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Public health crisis

After a 10-day visit to Pakistan last year in May, World Health Organisation and International Health Regulations (IHR) delegation had issued a report titled Joint External Evaluation of IHR Core Capacities of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan. It identified shortcomings and proposed case-specific....

New initiative to support women in tourism business

More than 30 business women in tourism and hospitality were tipped on new skills to become profitable and competitive. The training conducted under the flagship of the International Trade Centre (ITC) seeks to boost skills of the women in the tourism industry to be able to enhance service delivery.

MGM announces plans for new Connecticut casino

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — MGM Resorts International revealed plans on Monday for a $675 million waterfront casino in Connecticut's largest city, the latest salvo in a competition with two Native American tribes that run two of the world's largest casinos in the southeastern part of the state.

France urges Donald Trump to save Iran nuclear deal

France stepped up efforts to convince US President Donald Trump to continue a nuclear deal with Iran on Monday as world leaders gathered for the UN General Assembly in New York City. Trump met with French President Emmanuel Macron to discuss the deal as well as other international concerns, including terrorism and security.

France urges Donald Trump to save Iran nuclear deal

France stepped up efforts to convince US President Donald Trump to continue a nuclear deal with Iran on Monday as world leaders gathered for the UN General Assembly in New York City. Trump met with French President Emmanuel Macron to discuss the deal as well as other international concerns, including terrorism and security.

N Korea says sanctions will speed up nuclear programme

Stricter international sanctions will only lead North Korea to speed up its nuclear programme, Pyongyang said, as US and Chinese leaders agreed to "maximise the pressure" on the regime of Kim Jong-un. "The increased moves of the US and its vassal forces to impose sanctions and pressure on the DPRK....

EU launches 'torture-free trade' alliance EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom has launched an international alliance calling for a ban on torture products. In an interview with DW, she said she wants to send a signal against torture and capital punish

From batons with metal spikes and electric shock belts to chemicals used in executions , tools of death and pain are still traded across the globe. European Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmstrom is aiming to end the sale of goods used for torture and the death penalty.

France urges Donald Trump to save Iran nuclear deal

France stepped up efforts to convince US President Donald Trump to continue a nuclear deal with Iran on Monday as world leaders gathered for the UN General Assembly in New York City. Trump met with French President Emmanuel Macron to discuss the deal as well as other international concerns, including terrorism and security.

France urges Donald Trump to save Iran nuclear deal

France stepped up efforts to convince US President Donald Trump to continue a nuclear deal with Iran on Monday as world leaders gathered for the UN General Assembly in New York City. Trump met with French President Emmanuel Macron to discuss the deal as well as other international concerns, including terrorism and security.

Editorial: Give MGM, at very least, a seat at the table

For argument’s sake, let’s say the MGM Resorts International proposal for a casino and entertainment center in Bridgeport is not such a great idea. It’s pitched as a $650 million all private money extravaganza that will create 2,000 jobs and spawn another 5,000, shoot a one-time $50 million license....

France urges Donald Trump to save Iran nuclear deal

France stepped up efforts to convince US President Donald Trump to continue a nuclear deal with Iran on Monday as world leaders gathered for the UN General Assembly in New York City. Trump met with French President Emmanuel Macron to discuss the deal as well as other international concerns, including terrorism and security.

France urges Donald Trump to save Iran nuclear deal

France stepped up efforts to convince US President Donald Trump to continue a nuclear deal with Iran on Monday as world leaders gathered for the UN General Assembly in New York City. Trump met with French President Emmanuel Macron to discuss the deal as well as other international concerns, including terrorism and security.

Urgent emission reductions needed to achieve 1.5°C warming limit

In a collaboration involving the University of Exeter, University College London and several other national and international partners, researchers from the University of Oxford's Environmental Change Institute (ECI) and Oxford Martin School have investigated the geophysical likelihood of limiting....

Magna Announces Senior Notes Offering

AURORA, Ontario September 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Magna International Inc. (TSX: MG; NYSE: MGA) today announced that it has entered into an underwriting agreement providing for the issuance of €600 million aggregate principal amount of its senior unsecured notes pursuant to an effective shelf....

Grace Mugabe’s Son Russel Imports 2 Limos Into Zim | REPORT

The two vehicles – valued at more then R70 million – were offloaded from the KLM airline at Harare International Airport. Their arrival sparked a huge celebration on Sunday night with French Champagne flowing among Goreraza and his Harare friends, all close to the first family.

France urges Donald Trump to save Iran nuclear deal

France stepped up efforts to convince US President Donald Trump to continue a nuclear deal with Iran on Monday as world leaders gathered for the UN General Assembly in New York City. Trump met with French President Emmanuel Macron to discuss the deal as well as other international concerns, including terrorism and security.

Boris Johnson calls for greater cooperation in wake of Hurricane Irma

The Caribbean-wide response to Hurricane Irma has been piecemeal requiring a new permanent level of coordination, including better international early warning weather systems, Boris Johnson has said. The British foreign secretary was speaking at a meeting on the margins of the United Nations general....

FIJI'S net international investment position (IIP) was -$7.9 billion as at December 31 last year, the Fiji Bureau of Statistics (FBoS) has highlighted. more...

FIJI'S net international investment position (IIP) was -$7.9 billion as at December 31 last year, the Fiji Bureau of Statistics (FBoS) has highlighted. The bureau in its provisional annual international investment position for 2016 released recently stated that the IIP figure stood at -$7477.8m a year earlier.

France urges Trump to save Iran deal French President Emmanuel Macron has urged his US counterpart not to abandon a landmark deal with Iran during a meeting in New York. In his UN debut, Trump said "bureaucracy" was holding back the world body.

France stepped up efforts to convince US President Donald Trump to continue a nuclear deal with Iran on Monday as world leaders gathered for the UN General Assembly in New York City. Trump met with French President Emmanuel Macron to discuss the deal as well as other international concerns, including terrorism and security.

Pacific employers discuss disaster response

PACIFIC employer organisations met in Nadi yesterday to discuss ways small businesses can limit the damage and costs incurred during natural disasters. Organised by the International Labour Organization's (ILO) Bureau for Employers Activities (ACTEMP), the "Working out of Disaster" training workshop....

LONDON

LONDON - Global debt may be under-reported by about $US13 trillion ($F26t) because traditional accounting practices exclude foreign exchange derivatives used to hedge international trade and foreign currency bonds, the BIS said on Sunday. Bank for International Settlements researchers said it was....

THE Australian Center for International Agriculture Research (ACIAR) has promised $A2 million ($F3.24m) to address coconut beetles issues during the opening of the Coconut Rhino Beetle Workshop, yesterday. more...

THE Australian Center for International Agriculture Research (ACIAR) has promised $A2 million ($F3.24m) to address coconut beetles issues during the opening of the Coconut Rhino Beetle Workshop, yesterday. "ACIAR has pledged $A2m as a first step in addressing the coconut issues," said Pacific....

Around 10,000 UK finance jobs to be affected in Brexit's first wave

Around 10,000 finance jobs will be shifted out of Britain or created overseas in the next few years if the U.K. is denied access to Europe's single market, according to a Reuters survey of firms employing the bulk of workers in international finance. Frankfurt was by far the most popular destination....

Ant Financial to try again

CHINESE payments company Ant Financial is planning to resubmit its application for US review of its deal to buy MoneyGram International Inc (MGI.O) for $US1.2 billion ($F2.4b), a source familiar with the matter said on Friday. Ant Financial and MoneyGram have already refiled for clearance from....

Sergey Sukhankin

. Advanced Search Sergey Sukhankin is a historian from Kaliningrad and Associate Expert at the International Centre for Policy Studies (Kyiv). His area of scientific interest primarily concerns Kaliningrad and the Baltic Sea region. Jamestown Fellow and former Editor of China Brief Peter Mattis was....

France urges Donald Trump to save Iran nuclear deal

France stepped up efforts to convince US President Donald Trump to continue a nuclear deal with Iran on Monday as world leaders gathered for the UN General Assembly in New York City. Trump met with French President Emmanuel Macron to discuss the deal as well as other international concerns, including terrorism and security.

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Chertsey Radio Club buys licence to help parents communicate with autistic children

has bought a UK business licence to allow the parents of autistic children to keep in touch with their kids through radio handsets. The idea started when CRC me...

News Feature : OPINION: Why Australia must restore shortwave radio to the Pacific? [18/09/2017

By John Greenshields On our Australian doorstep is an amazing place, Papua New Guinea. Seven of us were there for the month of August, exploring a remote region...

Week Ahead

• Muscle Shoals Amateur Radio Club meeting and amateur radio license exams, 7 p.m., Colbert County Emergency Management Agency, 120 W. Fifth St., Tuscumbia. inf...

Here's Where Cold War Radio Stations Broadcast Spies' Secret Codes

If you tuned into just the right shortwave radio frequency in the 1970s, you might hear a creepy computerized voice reading out a string of numbers. It was the ...

Cambodian government cracks down on independent media outlets

. Reporters Without Borders (RSF) is concerned that The Cambodia Daily, an independent English-language newspaper known for criticizing Cambodia's government, ...

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This site contains links to specialized media information courtesy of NEXUS-International Broadcasting Association (NEXUS-IBA), a non profit org...

Calls To Restore Chinese Name For Tuva Rile Russians – OpEd

Tuva or Bust. It did attract the interest of some when during perestroika, violent clashes between Tuvans and ethnic Russians led to the departure of many of th...

How SES’ O3b mPower system shows future of global connectivity

By Prince Osuagwu LUXEMBOURG-based provider of satellite communications, SES, at the just concluded International Broadcasting Convention, IBC in Netherlands, l...

Voot's Gaurav Gandhi acknowledges Google aid in PWA as it triumphs at IBC

MUMBAI: Content is the king, but technology is the supreme general. Voot has won the coveted International Broadcasting Convention 2017 (IBC2017) Innovation Awa...

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joint Russian-Belarusian military exercise, but it is anything but as it includes features which Russian doctrine requires Moscow maintain exclusive control ove...

Moody's: Egypt economy still recovering from 2011 uprising

An international credit rating agency says Egypt's economy has started to improve but has yet to recover from the 2011 uprising and the years of unrest that fol...

Stratex faces Crusader opposition

The board of Stratex International (LN:STI) has rejected propositions from shareholders holding a combined 24% minority to make executive management changes and...

Fallout continues over elimination of night-time shift at port of Thessaloniki by customs service

By V. Vegiri The elimination of a night-time shift at the port of Thessaloniki's gate 16 by the customs service has reportedly caused international shipping age...

Messi scores 300th goals at Camp Nou in Eibar whipping, eyes Pichichi title

Barcelona superstar, Lionel Messi scored 4 goals in his club’s 6-1 victory over Eibar to bring his Camp Nou tally to 300 goals in all competitions. The Argentin...

Mexico City: International Paralympic Committee postpones World Para festival

How the Mexico earthquake struck. The International Paralympic Committee has postponed its World Championships in powerlifting and swimming following the earthq...

Minister of Information meets Governor of West Darfur State

Khartoum, Aug.28(SUNA)-Minister of Information, Dr Ahmed Bilal Osman met in his office, Monday, Governor of West Darfur State, Fadl-al-Mula Al-Haga. The meeting...

FIJIANS in the most remote areas of Fiji will now be able to have better access to disaster-related information during a disaster. more...

Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama switches on the medium wave radio transmission while JICA resident rep Hiroyuki Sawada (left) and FBC CEO Riyaz Sayed-Khaiyum ...

AM radio now Fiji-wide

Fiji's prime minister says all Fijians can now tune in to the 'national dialogue' following the rehabilitation of the country's medium wave radio infrastructure...

Update: 12:25PM A NEWLY-rehabilitated medium wave AM infrastructure and transmission was launched by Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama this morning. more...

Update: 12:25PM A NEWLY-rehabilitated medium wave AM infrastructure and transmission was launched by Fiji's Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama this morning. With...

AIR to revitalise Punjabi service to augment reach in India,

Public service broadcaster All India Radio (AIR) is planning to "revitalise" its Punjabi service to augment its reach to the Punjabi-speaking listeners "on both...

Mike Huckabee and the Rise of Christian Media Under Trump

Huckabee, an early Trump supporter and frequent surrogate for the administration on Fox News, represents a very specific segment of evangelicals: those who are ...

The stark racial and religious divide between Democrats and Republicans, in one chart

The Public Religion Research Institute released a massive new survey of American religious adherence today. Among other things it contained this stunning insigh...

US regulators warn Alaska church using illegal broadcast

The Federal Communications Commission has warned an Anchorage church that it can no longer broadcast on a radio station without a license. KTUU-TV reports (http...

US regulators warn Alaska church using illegal broadcast

The Federal Communications Commission has warned an Anchorage church that it can no longer broadcast on a radio station without a license. KTUU-TV reports (http...

US regulators warn Alaska church using illegal broadcast

The Federal Communications Commission has warned an Anchorage church that it can no longer broadcast on a radio station without a license. KTUU-TV reports (http...

Rhett Walker Band Debuts New Single 'I Surrender' Today

Rhett Walker BandCover for Rhett Walker Band's 2017 single "I Surrender." Today is the day that Rhett Walker Band releases their new single to Christian radio, ...

Pope urges end to violence in Colombia, calls for reconciliation

BOGOTA: Pope Francis urged Colombias leaders on Thursday to set aside "hatred and vengeance" and "listen to the poor, to those who suffer" in a nation that is e...

Pope Francis urges end to violence in Colombia, calls for reconciliation

Pope Francis urged Colombias leaders on Thursday to set aside “hatred and vengeance” and “listen to the poor, to those who suffer” in a nation that is emerging ...

Francis urges end to violence, calls for reconciliation in Colombia

Want create site? Find and plugins. Free WordPress Themes Pope Francis urged Colombia’s leaders on Thursday to set aside “hatred and vengeance” and “listen to t...

Myanmar Catholic Church prepares for Pope’s visit

Pope Francis waves as he leaves the Catam aerial base in the Popemobile in Bogota, Colombia, 06 September 2017. Photo: Mauricio Duenas/EPA. The Catholic Church...

Alt R&B, Neo-Soul Artist ‘JMSN’ Coming to Bangkok in November

BANGKOK — An American indie R&B, neo-soul artist will perform a gig in Bangkok as a part of his just-announced Asia tour. Michigan-raised but LA-based, singer-s...

Sky Pacific offers 24 hours Christian channel

Update: 12:40PM VIEWERS of Sky Pacific will be able to watch award-winning Christian television network, Daystar, from tomorrow. Daystar is a 24 hours and seven...

Ex-Lawmaker Led Multimillion-Dollar ‘End of World’ Coin Scheme

(MEMPHIS, Tenn.) — Larry Bates told listeners of Christian broadcast programs that they should buy gold and silver coins to give them financial protection durin...

Leader of Ponzi scheme run through First American Monetary Consultants in Boulder gets 21 years

MEMPHIS, Tenn. Larry Bates told listeners of Christian broadcast programs that they should buy gold and silver coins to give them financial protection during a ...

Ex-lawmaker gets 21 years for 'end of world' coin scheme

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Larry Bates told listeners of Christian broadcast programs that they should buy gold and silver coins to give them financial protection du...

Morrissey reveals new single ‘Spent The Day in Bed’

A file picture of British singer Morrissey. — AFP pic LOS ANGELES, Sept 20 — The former Smiths frontman has unveiled a new single called Spent The Day in Bed. D...

Pandora Hopes That Video Saves the Fading Radio Star

Video Plus allows Pandora's non-paying customers to enjoy some of the perks it offers premium subscribers in exchange for viewing 15 seconds of a video ad. Opti...

Grammy award winner Chris Tomlin coming to capital city

Christian music superstar Chris Tomlin will be performing on Dec. 1 in the Capital City to help raise money for Baptist Hospice, a faith-based, not-for-profit h...

Trade unions air radio pay grievance

A number of presenters on RTE’s digital radio stations are not being paid, despite being promised in 2016 their situation would be rectified “by the end of the ...

Trade unions air radio pay grievance

A number of presenters on RTE’s digital radio stations are not being paid, despite being promised in 2016 their situation would be rectified “by the end of the ...

You can get Samsung Galaxy smartphones for free under Smart Utsav offer; here's how

Samsung has announced some new festival offers ahead of Dussehra and Diwali. The electronics giant is hosting a Smart Utsav sale which will be valid until Octob...

Samsung 'Smart Utsav' offers: How to get a Galaxy S8+, J5 Prime, etc for free

The South Korean company has announced a Smart Utsav offer, to make your festive season even more sparkling. (Image Source: Samsung) is more than just smartpho...

Global TV and Radio Subscription Market 2017-2021

report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. "Global TV and Radio Subscription Market 2017-2021" The global TV and radio subscription market to grow...

Dish TV redefines its pay-TV services with Verimatrix security

MUMBAI: Verimatrix, a specialist in securing and enhancing revenue for network-connected devices, has announced that it has been selected by Dish TV India Limit...

RCN and Grande Communications Select Netcracker's Revenue Management Solution to Optimize B2B and B2C Customer Experience

Digital TV, Phone and Internet Service Providers Share Back-End Resources to Improve Efficiencies. WALTHAM, Mass.--( announced today that digital TV, phone and...

Vietnam posts 11.5 percent IT revenue growth

Hanoi (VNA) - Vietnam’s revenue from information and communication technology in 2016 reached nearly 68 billion USD, posting an 11.49 percent year-on-year incre...

New LTE tracker platform connects and locates objects

LTE chipmaker and semiconductor company STMicroelectronics have introduced CLOE, a new LTE-connected tracker platform based on the integration of Sequans and ST...

Texas to Transform Communications for Public Safety; Governor Abbott Approves Buildout Plan for First Responder Network

RESTON, Va. Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --Â Texas is making another major move to strengthen public safety and enhance emergency preparedness across the state. ...

Texas to Transform Communications for Public Safety; Governor Abbott Approves Buildout Plan for First Responder Network

"The safety and security of Texas communities is my number one priority, and I want to provide our first responders with the best technology possible," said Gov...

Texas to Transform Communications for Public Safety; Governor Abbott Approves Buildout Plan for First Responder Network

RESTON, Va., Sept. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas is making another major move to strengthen public safety and enhance emergency preparedness across the state. ...

National consultation could start in October

“The national consultation on the Soros Plan could be launched in around October”, State Secretary for Government Communication Bence Tuzson told the public rad...

Businesses in southeast Minnesota work to grow music scene

ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) — Some southeast Minnesota businesses are providing spaces for local musicians to flourish. Minnesota Public Radio reports that Noelle Tri...

Businesses in southeast Minnesota work to grow music scene

Some southeast Minnesota businesses are providing spaces for local musicians to flourish. Minnesota Public Radio reports that Noelle Tripolino Roberts and her h...

Hillary Clinton set to RETURN to politics to question Russia’s involvement in US election

GETTY Laura Mowat Hillary Clinton could come back to politics to question Russia's links to US election The former Democratic candidate did not rule out returni...

Hillary Clinton still willing to challenge election results

. On Monday, during an interview promoting her new book, said that she would not rule out the possibility of challenging the results of the 2016 presidential e...

Giveaway: Atmosphere

In 1997, hip-hop duo Atmosphere dropped Overcast , its first official album. The record included the song “Scapegoat,” which would become a college radio hit, a...

Echo & The Bunnymen, Violent Femmes: Iconic 1980s bands to play at Woodland Park Zoo

With 1980s nostalgia in full bloom, it’s fitting the Violent Femmes and Echo & The Bunnymen are co-headlining a show at Woodland Park Zoo next week. Even though...

Thor’s Tessa Thompson on Why Her Action Hero Icon is Terminator’s Sarah Connor

never expected to be at San Diego Comic-Con . The actor, who is known for her roles as a college radio DJ challenging her classmates on issues of race in Dear W...

The Psychedelic Furs are back by popular demand

Updated 10 minutes ago. Their songs were college radio staples in the early '80s — “The Ghost in You,” “Heartbreak Beats,” “All That Money Wants,” “House,” “Lov...

Jeff Moehlis: Break On Through with Robby Krieger from The Doors

There was a guy, Bob Brinkmeyer or something like that, and he ran the radio show out at the college. So we did a lot of shows with him, you know, just on the c...

The WWII maritime forts rusting their way to a watery grave

Built on international waters and away from the pesky British broadcasting laws, but close enough to the shore for a signal to reach eager listeners, the fort w...

Pirate radio DJs set to leave a legacy with golden day radio roadshow

T wo of the DJs involved in Last Pirate FM, a weeklong pop-up radio station, hope that encouraging people to leave charity bequests in their wills will be part ...

Radio Caroline legends return to Felixstowe seafront for commemorative weekend

Legends of the airwaves gathered to commemorate swashbuckling pirate radio station Radio Caroline’s revolutionary transmissions from a cargo ship anchored off F...

News Broadcasting to the world

Eddie Gillespie, who lives in Rathbraughan Park, has had an unwavering loyalty to local broadcasting, a love which goes back to the days of pirate radio in the ...

DJ Emperor Rosko launches pirate radio station DJ Emperor Rosko travels down the Thames on the infamous Radio Caroline boat...

DJ Emperor Rosko travels down the Thames on the infamous Radio Caroline boat replica from the film The Boat That Rocked, to launch Last Pirate FM. By using thi...