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Feb 09, 2017, 19:43 ET CAIR Applauds Appeals Court's Ruling Against Trump's 'Muslim Ban' Executive Order

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), the nation's largest Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, tonight welcomed a federal...


Feb 09, 2017, 19:23 ET ACLJ: Appeals Court Decision On President Trump's National Security Order "Disappointing" And Puts Our Nation In Grave Danger

The American Center for Law and Justice (ACLJ), which filed an amicus brief backing President Trump's order designed to enhance our national...


Feb 09, 2017, 15:17 ET More travel complications from U.S. authorities: IRS to revoke Americans' passports for unpaid taxes

It's not just citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries who are facing a U.S.-enforced travel ban. Under new rules, American citizens too could...


Feb 09, 2017, 09:39 ET From Syria to South Sudan: Effective Giving Requires a Whole New Playbook

Even in the gravest humanitarian crises, compassionate donors have the power to help people who are suffering. But in crisis-ridden areas like...


Feb 09, 2017, 07:28 ET Schweizerische Flüchtlingshilfe SFH: La protezione dei richiedenti asilo in Italia tra diritto e cruda realtà

Rapporto di monitoraggio sui trasferimenti di famiglie in Italia in applicazione del Regolamento Dublino III Il Danish Refugee Council e...


Feb 08, 2017, 12:44 ET South African Man Arrested for Laundering HIV/AIDS Program Funds

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Office of Inspector General (OIG) announced the arrest this week of Dr. Eugene Sickle,...


Feb 08, 2017, 12:17 ET Members of Christians United for Israel Head to Austin in Support of Anti-BDS Legislation

On Thursday, members of Christians United for Israel (CUFI), the nation's largest pro-Israel organization, will join with Texas state legislators...


Feb 08, 2017, 10:30 ET The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Japan Declined

The Conference Board Leading Economic Index® (LEI) for Japan decreased 1.3 percent in December 2016 to 103.5 (2010=100). The Conference Board...


Feb 08, 2017, 05:58 ET Red Cross Provide Prepaid Solution to Support Refugees

Global humanitarian and aid organisation, the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), has selected Prepaid...


Feb 07, 2017, 15:15 ET Census Bureau: Top Five U.S. Trading Partners in Goods in 2016: China, Canada, Mexico, Japan and Germany

Today the U.S. Census Bureau and the Bureau of Economic Analysis issued full year 2016 U.S. international trade in goods and services data. The top...


Feb 07, 2017, 12:53 ET Das 19. Africa Energy Forum möchte die Verbindungen zwischen Afrika, Dänemark und allen nordischen Ländern stärken

Das 19. jährliche Africa Energy Forum (AEF) wurde für den 7. bis 9. Juni in Kopenhagen angekündigt. Die Entscheidung, das Forum in Dänemark zu...


Feb 07, 2017, 12:29 ET FAIR Hails Much-Needed Reforms, Reductions to Outdated, Unfair Immigration System

The following statement was issued by Federation for American Immigration Reform (FAIR) President Dan Stein while hailing the introduction of the...


Feb 07, 2017, 11:21 ET Statement on Executive Order: Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry into the United States

The Asian Real Estate Association of America (AREAA) expresses concern about the Executive Order banning travel and immigration from certain...


Feb 07, 2017, 10:39 ET El 19th Africa Energy Forum establece la creación de lazos cercanos entre África, Dinamarca y todos los estados nórdicos

Se ha anunciado que el 19th Annual Africa Energy Forum (AEF) se va a celebrar del 7 al 9 de junio en Copenhague. La decisión de hospedar el...


Feb 07, 2017, 10:26 ET Nigel Green Launches Campaign to Repeal Obama-Era FATCA Law

Nigel Green, founder and CEO of deVere Group, one of the world's largest independent financial organizations, has launched a Washington, DC-based...


Feb 07, 2017, 10:07 ET CAPS TV Ad Asks Arizona If Senator Jeff Flake Is Ready To Work With Trump On Immigration. Really?

Californians for Population Stabilization (CAPS) launched TV ads in Arizona this week asking if Senator Jeff Flake is really ready to work with...


Feb 07, 2017, 09:54 ET Le 19e Africa Energy Forum devrait renforcer les liens entre les États nordiques, le Danemark et l'Afrique

Le 19e forum annuel Africa Energy (AEF) se tiendra du 7 au 9 juin à Copenhague. La décision d'accueillir le forum au Danemark a été prise afin de...


Feb 07, 2017, 08:50 ET La encuesta de FAU revela que los habitantes de la Florida están a favor de las ciudades santuario y no apoyan el recorte de fondos del gobierno

Una mayoría de los habitantes de la Florida están a favor de las políticas sobre ciudades santuario que ofrecen un albergue seguro a los...


Feb 07, 2017, 08:18 ET FAU Poll Shows Floridians Favor Sanctuary Cities, Don't Support Government Cutting Off Funding

A majority of Floridians favor sanctuary city policies that offer safe harbor for undocumented immigrants, according to a statewide survey by the...


Feb 07, 2017, 08:00 ET IBM Launches Blockchain Initiative with Dubai Government Agencies and Enterprises on IBM Cloud

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a blockchain initiative with Dubai Customs, Dubai Trade, advancing Dubai's government blockchain strategy. As part...