KATHMANDU, MAY 01 - Two senior officials from the United Nations and the European Union arrived in Kathmandu on Thursday to assess the situation following the devastating earthquake. United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs …
Ekantipur · 5/1/2015
Flush with abundant bank funds available at near-zero interest rates, and bolstered by stock markets at multi-year highs, Japan Inc is not short of capital to plough into overseas bids in search of profits that remain stubbornly hard to generate at home. · 7/24/2015
The Philippines has ratified the United Nations convention for the conservation and management of straddling and highly migratory fish stocks, reported Minda News. Over 80 countries are currently parties to the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea ...
undercurrentnews · 10/6/2014
The U.N. atomic agency reported Thursday, Iran has converted most of a nuclear stockpile that it could have turned quickly into weapons-grade uranium into less volatile forms, as part of a deal with six world powers. IRAN'S FOREIGN MINISTER …
Yahoo News · 8/1/2015
This stock-taking event is the last one organized by the current President of the General Assembly, John Ashe, who is finishing his one year term next week. Mr Ashe said this event will allow the Secretary-General and his staff to hear what Member States ... · 9/11/2014
Indonesian workers load tuna fish from a fishing boat onto a truck at Benoa fishing port in Denpasar on Bali island. Almost 30 percent of fish stocks monitored by the UN's food agency are overexploited, undermining the crucial role sustainable fisheries ... · 7/10/2012
MUMBAI: The Bombay Stock Exchange Ltd (BSE) announced today it has joined the Sustainable Stock Exchanges (SSE) initiative. The SSE initiative was launched by UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and UNCTAD Secretary-General Supachai …
The Economic Times · 10/19/2012
The appeal will be made at a meeting in New York Ms Bishop is scheduled to hold with Russia's UN representative, Vitaly Churkin, in the early hours of Wednesday morning, Australia time. And while it looks increasingly likely that the Malaysia-proposed ... · 7/28/2015
[New York Times] • The UN General Assembly’s human rights committee chastised ... so we’ll never know what wisdom he shared with the crowd. [JTA] • High school stock market whiz kid Max Levin says trading stocks is just like riding a bike.
Tablet Magazine · 11/20/2013
VIENNA (AP) — Iran has converted three quarters of a nuclear stockpile that it could have turned quickly into weapons-grade uranium into less volatile forms and is well on the way toward transforming the rest, the U.N. atomic agency reported Thursday. · ByGeorge Jahn · 4/17/2014