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Aug 03, 2015, 14:54 ET
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Cities Support Federal Action to Reduce Carbon Emissions

 Today President Obama will announce the Clean Power Plan initiative to address the threat of climate change. The following statement may be...

Aug 03, 2015, 06:42 ET
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Der stellvertretende Vorsitzende für die Bewerbung von Almaty 2022: "Vielen Dank für die Gelegenheit, der Welt unser Land zeigen zu können" - Almaty 2022 gratuliert Peking 2022

Der stellvertretende Vorsitzende von Almaty 2022, Herr Andrey Kryukov, hat heute die harte Arbeit des Bewerbungskomitees für Almaty 2022...

Aug 03, 2015, 00:28 ET
Aug 01, 2015, 14:11 ET
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El vicepresidente de la Candidatura de Almaty 2022 felicita a Beijing 2022

- Vicepresidente de la Candidatura de Almaty 2022: "Gracias por ofrecernos la oportunidad de mostrar nuestro país al mundo". Almaty 2022...

Jul 31, 2015, 17:04 ET

Vice-presidente da Proposta Almaty 2022: "Nossos agradecimentos pela oportunidade de mostrar nosso país ao mundo" Almaty 2022 parabeniza Pequim 2022

Andrey Kryukov, vice-presidente da Almaty 2022, expressou hoje seu orgulho pelo trabalho árduo realizado pelo Comitê de Proposta Almaty...

Jul 31, 2015, 17:00 ET

Vicepresidente de la Candidatura Almaty 2022: "Gracias por habernos permitido mostrar nuestro país ante el mundo", Almaty 2022 felicita a Beijing 2022

El Sr. Andrey Kryukov, vicepresidente de Almaty 2022 expresó su orgullo por el trabajo arduo desarrollado por el Comité de la Candidatura...

Jul 31, 2015, 13:00 ET
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Almaty 2022 Bid Vice Chairman: "Thank you for Allowing us the Opportunity to Showcase our Country to the World" Almaty 2022 Offers Congratulations to Beijing 2022

Almaty 2022 Vice Chairman, Mr Andrey Kryukov, today expressed his pride in the hard work that the Almaty 2022 Bid Committee accomplished during...

Jul 31, 2015, 12:01 ET

Military Veterans Health Care Services Company Selects Kansas City Region for New Hub Location

 TriWest Healthcare Alliance announced today the company has selected Kansas City, Missouri, to launch a new Health Care Administrative Service...

Jul 31, 2015, 10:47 ET
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New Report Finds Economic Conditions in Cities Are Improving, But Benefits of Growth Are Unequal

Even as economic conditions in cities have improved in the years since the Great Recession, a new study from the National League of Cities (NLC)...

Jul 31, 2015, 05:40 ET
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La licitación de la ciudad para los Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno 2022 es una gran promoción para Almaty y Kazajstán

- Alcalde de Almaty: La licitación de la ciudad para los Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno 2022 es una gran promoción para Almaty y...

Jul 31, 2015, 03:43 ET
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Bürgermeister von Almaty: Bewerbung der Stadt für die Olympischen Winterspiele 2022 ist eine tolle Werbung für Almaty und Kasachstan

Im Rahmen einer heute in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) veranstalteten Pressekonferenz hat Akhmetzhan Yessimov, der Bürgermeister der Stadt Almaty,...

Jul 30, 2015, 16:43 ET
National League of Cities President Ralph Becker, mayor of Salt Lake City, Utah, discusses the DRIVE Act with Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) July 9, 2015.

Cities Disappointed Congress Passes Yet Another Short-Term Extension to Fund Transportation Bill

Following the passage of Surface Transportation and Veterans Health Care Choice Improvement Act of 2015 (H.R. 3236), which includes a three-month...

Jul 30, 2015, 16:28 ET

La Ciudad de San Antonio fortalece su posición financiera y ahorra a contribuyentes millones de dólares con venta de bonos y refinanciación

La Ciudad de San Antonio ha fortalecido su posición financiera con la reafirmación de la calificación 'AAA' de sus bonos de...

Jul 30, 2015, 14:47 ET
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Maire d'Almaty : la candidature de la ville pour les Jeux olympiques d'hiver de 2022 constitue une bonne publicité pour Almaty et le Kazakhstan

Le maire de la ville d'Almaty, M. Akhmetzhan Yessimov, a promis aujourd'hui un soutien total du gouvernement à la candidature d'Almaty pour...

Jul 30, 2015, 13:37 ET
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National League of Cities and Next Century Cities Partner with Google Fiber to Recognize Cities Helping to Close the Digital Divide

 Today the National League of Cities (NLC) and Next Century Cities (NCC), in partnership with Google Fiber, announced a new program to...

Jul 30, 2015, 13:32 ET

Prefeito de Almaty: Candidatura da cidade para os Jogos Olímpicos de Inverno 2022 é uma grande promoção para Almaty e o Cazaquistão

O prefeito da cidade de Almaty, Sr. Akhmetzhan Yessimov, prometeu hoje total apoio governamental para a candidatura de Almaty aos Jogos...

Jul 30, 2015, 13:29 ET

Alcalde de Almaty: La postulación de la ciudad para los Juegos Olímpicos de Invierno 2022 es una excelente promoción para Almaty y Kazajstán

En el día de hoy, el Alcalde de la ciudad de Almaty, Sr. Akhmetzhan Yessimov, prometió el apoyo total del gobierno a la candidatura de...

Jul 30, 2015, 13:19 ET
City of San Antonio Bond Rating Affirmed

City of San Antonio strengthens its financial position, saves taxpayers millions of dollars with bond sale and refinancing

The City of San Antonio has strengthened its financial position after having its 'AAA' general obligation bond rating reaffirmed by the three major...

Jul 30, 2015, 10:01 ET
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Mayor of Almaty: City's bid for 2022 Olympic Winter Games is a Great Promotion for Almaty and Kazakhstan

The Mayor of the city of Almaty Mr Akhmetzhan Yessimov pledged full government support for Almaty's bid for the 2022 Olympic Winter Games today...

Jul 30, 2015, 07:09 ET
Mr. Denis Ten, Kazakhstan National Team Ice Dancer and Ms. Karina Uzurova, Innsbruck 2012 Youth Olympian (PRNewsFoto/Almaty 2022 Candidate city)

Los atletas kazajos prometen la mejor experiencia atlética en Almaty 2022

Durante la rueda de prensa celebrada hoy, los principales atletas de deportes de invierno de Kazajstán reafirmaron el compromiso de Almaty...