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Asia Society Opens Window on China’s Environment

Asia Society Opens Window on China’s Environment

Since 2007, the China Green project during a Asia Society, formed in New York City though with a large participation in Hong Kong, has been tracking a mainland’s worsening environmental plight. As handling editor/producer of a project, Michael Zhao leads a bid to keep tabs and inspire reforms. One of a useful inclination is a […]

Cameroon Seizes 200 Elephant Tusks Bound for Asia

Cameroon Seizes 200 Elephant Tusks Bound for Asia

YAOUNDE— Some 200 tusks from elephants slain in Cameroon and Gabon have been intercepted during a Yaounde-Nsimalen International Airport.  They were firm for Asia – where a high direct for ivory has sparked a bootleg massacre of elephants in Africa.  Conservationists contend roughly 12,000 elephants have been killed in Central African countries given 2004. Cameroon […]

Asia bonds mostly higher; Shanghai and Japan lead gains

Asia bonds mostly higher; Shanghai and Japan lead gains

Asian equity markets were mostly aloft on Tuesday with Shanghai and Japanese shares heading a gains notwithstanding a deficiency of a U.S. lead. With Wall Street close on Monday due to a Labor Day holiday, investors looked to Europe for trade cues. Bourses in a U.K., Germany and France sealed prosaic to reduce after informal […]

12 Indian firms in Forbes’ 50 best companies in Asia-Pacific

12 Indian firms in Forbes’ 50 best companies in Asia-Pacific

Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), HCL Technologies and HDFC Bank are among a 50 best open companies in Asia-Pacific according to a compilation by Forbes, that ranked India second behind China as home to a “world’s subsequent expansion engines”. The Forbes 2014 ‘honour hurl of a Fabulous 50? lists best of Asia-Pacific’s biggest publicly traded companies. China […]

ISIS in Southeast Asia

ISIS in Southeast Asia

ISIS is attracting supporters from Muslim communities opposite a Asia-Pacific. In Indonesia, radical groups have announced support for a Islamic State in Jakarta, Surakarta and other cities. In Malaysia, military contend they have arrested 19 ISIS-inspired militants formulation attacks opposite pubs, discos and a Carlsberg brewery in and around Kuala Lumpur. Australia estimates that 150 […]

UK production PMI hits 14-month low in August

UK production PMI hits 14-month low in August

UK production activity grew during a slowest rate in 14 months in Aug as bureau sequence books filled during a most slower pace, a consult has shown. The Markit/Cips UK Manufacturing Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) fell to 52.5 in Aug – a lowest turn given Jun final year and next all forecasts in a Reuters […]

Scottish independence: Does a rest of a UK care?

Scottish independence: Does a rest of a UK care?

2 Sep 2014 Last updated during 02:43 By Nick Eardley BBC News Scotland could be about to opinion for independence. Does a rest of a UK care? With a Scottish referendum usually weeks away, a rest of a UK is vocalization up. Some wish a kinship to stay intact; others consider Scotland should go a […]

Clegg: UK can tackle apprehension hazard within a law

Clegg: UK can tackle apprehension hazard within a law

2 Sep 2014 Last updated during 13:47 Mr Clegg deserted reports that he had watered down a government’s response The UK can take movement to stop British jihadists re-entering a nation though flouting general law, Deputy PM Nick Clegg has insisted. He told a BBC it was probable to have “proportionate, targeted and effective” measures […]

Celebraciones en Malabo

Celebraciones en Malabo

  El día 12 de octubre en Guinea Ecuatorial, uno de los países del continente africano poco conocidos hasta hace poco, celebraron el Día de la Independencia. En la capital Malabo, se celebró un desfile, en el cual participaron no sólo los militares, sino también muchos ciudadanos de Guinea Ecuatorial  Hace 45 años la antigua […]

Lesotho ‘coup’: Thabane calls on South Africa to send peacekeeping troops

Lesotho ‘coup’: Thabane calls on South Africa to send peacekeeping troops

Lesotho‘s banished primary apportion has called on beside South Africa to send infantry to a little towering dominion after accusing a infantry of seizing energy in a coup. Tom Thabane fled to South Africa on Saturday in fear of his life after a infantry surrounded his chateau and pounded infantry headquarters, murdering one officer and […]

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