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Sep 25, 2017, 16:28 ET United Arab Emirates Launches The Mohammed bin Rashid Initiative For Global Prosperity

Following the announcement made at the Global Manufacturing & Industrialization Summit (GMIS) in Abu Dhabi earlier this year, His Excellency...


Sep 25, 2017, 14:35 ET ISJ Publishes Report Detailing a 'Review of Iran's Nuclear Weapons-Related Conduct in the Last Two Years'

The International Committee In Search of Justice (ISJ), a Brussels based NGO, has published a new research report titled "Review of Iran's Nuclear...


Sep 25, 2017, 11:47 ET Moroccan Business Delegation at Capitol Hill and National Press Club

Morocco Days (The Business Edition)-Gateway to Africa hosts a delegation of Moroccan regional officials on September 27 and 28 in Washington, D.C....


Sep 25, 2017, 08:35 ET Honduran President Calls Migrants "Martyrs, Heroes" in U.N. Speech

Last week, Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández called Honduran migrants "new martyrs and new heroes" in a speech delivered at the 72nd...


Sep 23, 2017, 16:56 ET Weiner And Lasky: Trump Right On China The First Time, Article In LaborPress

In a "National Report from Washington" the first in a monthly series by Robert Weiner and Ben Lasky in LaborPress, Robert Weiner, a former Clinton...


Sep 22, 2017, 16:20 ET Houthi Rockets Strike School, Houses in Southern Saudi Province

Three rockets fell yesterday on an elementary school and houses in Al Jabania, located in Alaridah Province in the Jizan Region of Saudi...


Sep 22, 2017, 15:05 ET Pro-Democracy Demonstrators Plan Protests against DRC President Kabila's Repressive Regime during his Speech to the UN

On Saturday, September 23, at 8:30 am ET, pro-Democracy activists, including Les Congolais Debout and other organizations, will gather outside the...


Sep 21, 2017, 17:53 ET Geographical Indications in New EU-Canada Trade Agreement Violate International Trade Commitments

The European Union-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) was provisionally implemented today. Of deep concern to the U.S. dairy...


Sep 21, 2017, 14:12 ET Bill y Melinda Gates celebran un evento de "Goalkeepers" con líderes para luchar contra la pobreza y las enfermedades

- Bill y Melinda Gates celebran un evento inaugural de "Goalkeepers" para involucrar a una nueva generación de líderes en la lucha contra la...


Sep 21, 2017, 13:02 ET Israel Lobby Initiatives Scrutinized at Historic Fifth Annual Conference on March 2

Just before the annual American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) policy conference and mass congressional lobbying day in Washington, DC,...


Sep 21, 2017, 12:21 ET National Geographic Society Honors President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia for his Unwavering Commitment to Conservation

The National Geographic Society today recognized President Juan Manuel Santos of the Republic of Colombia for his unwavering commitment to...


Sep 21, 2017, 12:18 ET Persecution Against Pakistani Christians Discussed in the United Nations

The European Organization for Pakistani Minorities organised an event entitled "Persecution without Prosecution: The Plights of Pakistani...


Sep 21, 2017, 08:45 ET Honduran President Announces Priorities for U.N. General Assembly

This week, prior to the 72nd Session of the United Nations General Assembly, Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández called on the body to become...


Sep 21, 2017, 08:00 ET Ben & Jerry's, Generali and Oath Among Six New Companies to Join Tent Foundation's Coalition to Help Refugees

Today, the Tent Foundation announced the names of six new companies that joined its private sector coalition to provide much-needed assistance and...


Sep 21, 2017, 06:00 ET PA Consulting Group and the United Nations promote breakthrough innovation and disruptive technologies at UN Global Compact Leaders Summit

Alan Middleton, CEO of PA Consulting Group (PA), will moderate a panel discussion at the UN Global Compact Leaders Summit in New York City today on...


Sep 21, 2017, 05:18 ET Tras la huella de 130 años de relaciones diplomáticas entre Tailandia y Japón

Japón, un país famoso por sus tendencias de moda excéntricas, su exquisita cocina, y posiblemente la cultura popular más emblemática del mundo, ha...


Sep 20, 2017, 21:00 ET Ashton Whiteley: Greater Optimism From German Investors

The sentiment from German investors was better than anticipated this month as concerns regarding the strengthened Euro diminished. This...


Sep 20, 2017, 18:44 ET Honduran President Touts Productive Relationship With U.S. in Bilateral Meeting

This week, Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández met with U.S. Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon to discuss...


Sep 20, 2017, 15:00 ET Las empresas se comprometen a simplificar las etiquetas de fechas de alimentos en el mundo entero para 2020, para así reducir el desperdicio de alimentos

El Foro de Bienes de Consumo y Campeones 12.3 hacen histórico llamado a utilizar dos sencillas etiquetas de fechas para 2020 "Véndase antes...


Sep 20, 2017, 14:30 ET Bill et Melinda Gates accueillent la première édition de l'événement « Goalkeepers » et encouragent la prochaine génération de dirigeants à s'impliquer dans la lutte contre la pauvreté et la maladie

Le Premier ministre canadien Justin Trudeau et l'ancien président des États-Unis Barack Obama se joignent à d'autres figures emblématiques du...


Sep 20, 2017, 14:30 ET Bill und Melinda Gates veranstalten erstes Goalkeepers Event, um eine neue Generation von Unterstützern für den Kampf gegen Armut und Krankheit zu gewinnen

Kanadas Premierminister Trudeau, der ehemalige US-Präsident Obama und weitere führende Vertreter aus Wirtschaft und Technologie-, Medien- und...


Sep 20, 2017, 13:54 ET Baha'i Leader Mahvash Sabet Concludes 10-Year Prison Sentence in Iran

Mahvash Sabet, one of the seven members of the former leadership group of the Baha'is in Iran who were imprisoned due to religious beliefs, has...


Sep 20, 2017, 11:41 ET Empresas se comprometem a simplificar rotulagem de datas de validade em alimentos em todo o mundo até 2020, reduzindo o desperdício de alimentos

"Vender até", "Consumir até", "Expor até", "Melhor antes de" -- o que significa isso? Os consumidores no mundo veem uma variedade de rótulos com...


Sep 20, 2017, 11:04 ET AJC Applauds German Government's Adoption of Anti-Semitism "Working Definition"

AJC welcomes the German government decision to adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) Working Definition of Anti-Semitism...