Sunday September 23, 2018 23:58

THE UNITED Press Releases

SPECA at 20: Strengthening the UN Special Programme for the Economies of Central Asia to deliver on General—21 Sep 18

Marking the 20th anniversary of the United Nations Special Programme for the Economies of Central Asia (SPECA), high-level participants from the seven landlocked participating countries - Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan,

Yili Upgrades Public Welfare Efforts to Facilitate the United Nations General—06 Sep 18

On September 5th, the"Yili Nutrition 2020" strategic upgrade for the public welfare ceremony was successfully held in Liangshan, Sichuan Province, focusing on improving the nutrition of people in poverty-stricken areas, realizing targeted poverty

Movenpick Hotel Sukhumvit 15 Bangkok joins 2018 #Kilo of Kindness global charity drive to help General—03 Sep 18

Movenpick Hotel Sukhumvit 15 Bangkok is helping local people in need as part of the 2018 'Kilo of Kindness' global charity campaign. Launched by Moevenpick Hotels & Resorts in 2015, the highly-successful initiative, which honours the United Nations

ESCAP-UN Climate Change partnership to strengthen climate action in General—03 Sep 18

UN Climate Change and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) have signed a new agreement to strengthen regional climate action, with a focus on meeting the targets of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

US-Based Public Performance Rights Organization Pro Music Rights Reaches a 7.4% Market Share Making General—16 Aug 18

Pro Music Rights -- the fifth Public Performance Rights Society In U.S. -- now controls a market share of 7.4%. Pro Music Rights is the fifth-ever formed Public Performance Rights Society in the United States, one that controls a market share of 7.4%

US FDA concludes review of Sugar from the first GM sugarcane variety from Centro de Tecnologia General—10 Aug 18

The United States Federal Food and Drug Administration (FDA) concluded recently that raw and refined sugar produced from Brazil's first genetically-modified sugarcane variety, called CTC20BT, is safe. The US FDA focused its safety assessment on sugar

World Bank Group Announces New Commitments on Disability Inclusion Stcoks—25 Jul 18

LONDON, July 24, 2018 – Today, at the Global Disability Summit, co-hosted by the United Kingdom Department for International Development (DfID) in partnership with the Government of Kenya and the International Disability Alliance, the World Bank

E-Governance - A powerful tool toward resilient, inclusive and sustainable disaster risk General—20 Jul 18

A major report launched by the United Nations this week highlights the critical role E-governance plays in building inclusive, resilient societies in anticipation and response to the impact of disasters. The E-Government Survey 2018: Gearing E-government

Bangkok#s first-ever Action Learning Conference to be co-hosted by MIT Sloan and Sasin School of Stcoks—18 Jul 18

Distinguished corporate and academic speakers from Thailand, the United States and around the world slated to present impactful methods for leaders on driving change How do today's leaders drive real change in their organizations? In an era of "always

Major transformations needed to put sustainable development in Asia Pacific back on General—17 Jul 18

New York (ESCAP News) Increased engagement from all sectors of society, along with a whole of government approach will be key to advancing the United Nation's 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in the region where at the current rate of progress,

UL opens first ASEANs laboratory for appliances, heating, ventilation, air conditioning and General—05 Jul 18

UL, a global leader in product testing, inspection, and certification from the United States by Mr. Keith Williams, UL CEO & President, and Mr. Sajeev Jesudas, President of UL International along with representatives from the government and the

Photo Release: UL, a global leader in product testing and certification from the United States, General—05 Jul 18

Recently, Mr. Keith Williams, UL CEO & President (3rd from left) and Mr. Sajeev Jesudas, President of UL International, together with government officials, representatives from local industry associations and leading business customers attended the

IMF Executive Board Concludes Article IV Consultation with the United Stcoks—04 Jul 18

On June 29, 2018, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation with the United States. [1] The near-term outlook for the U.S. economy is one of strong growth and job creation. Unemployment is near

UN expert launches mission to South Korea to advance human rights dialogue with the General—28 Jun 18

The United Nations Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), Tomás Ojea Quintana, will visit Seoul from 2 to 10 July. This will be the UN expert's first official mission to Seoul since

SET and alliances launch Care the Bear project to reduce global warming Stcoks—28 Jun 18

SET, together with 22 alliances, has jointly launched "Care the Bear: Change the Climate Change by Eco Event" project to encourage Thai listed firms to reduce the greenhouse gas emissions in line with the United Nations' Sustainable Development Goals

Nations Improving Technology Also Improve Sustainability: Health, Education Infrastructure Most IT—27 Jun 18

Nations investing in technology infrastructure make faster, more efficient progress towards the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDG), according to a report released by Huawei today in London, England. The study assesses correlations between

The World Innovation Summit for Education (WISE) to Host Global Education Forum as Part of the General—26 Jun 18

The World Innovation Summit for Education ( WISE ), an initiative of Qatar Foundation, will be holding a one-day forum, on September 22nd, as part of the Global Goals Week, during the United Nations General Assembly. The event will take place at the

GAC Motor to Open New Showroom in Dubai, Highlight Elite Models and Offer Celebratory General—11 Jun 18

GAC Motor, China's fastest-growing automaker, will open a separate 1,000-square-meter showroom (10,764 square feet) in the coming month in Dubai, officially launching sales of the automaker's star models including the GS4 and GS8 in the United Arab

New UN report calls for Asia-Pacific to step up development reform efforts to meet Sustainable General—11 May 18

Countries in Asia and the Pacific have made inroads towards achieving several of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030, but progress remains uneven across the region, according to a new report by the United Nations Economic and Social

Sakip Sabanci Center for Turkish Studies Inaugurated at Columbia University, New General—14 May 18

The first center and chair for Turkish Studies in the United States named for its benefactor late Sakip Sabanci; a businessman, philanthropist; inaugurated at Columbia University, forging a new era of scholarly collaborations between the two countries.

Political leaders gather at annual UN policy forum in Bangkok to address widening inequalities in General—14 May 18

The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) opened its 74th session in Bangkok today, with a strong call for strengthening multilateralism and regional integration to tackle rising inequalities in the region. "The

Society for Threatened Peoples: Criticism of the Growing Influence of Authoritarian General—01 Jun 18

The Society for Threatened Peoples (STP) has warned against restricting the freedom of independent non-governmental organizations at the United Nations (UN). "The influence of authoritarian states in the world organization continues to grow.

Asia-Pacific leaders convene in Bangkok for annual UN regional forum 11 16 May 2018, UN Conference General—08 May 18

Political leaders and high-level government and UN officials from across the region will convene in Bangkok this week for the 74thsession of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP). The annual gathering shall

Moevenpick Hotels Resorts brings parents and children together in honour of International Day of General—08 May 18

Swiss hospitality firm supports United Nations initiative with family-focused experiences at selected properties worldwide Moevenpick Hotels & Resorts is marking the United Nations International Day of Families on May 15 with a programme of

The EDF Group Acquires a 450 MW Offshore Wind Project in Scotland from Mainstream Renewable Energy—04 May 18

The EDF Group, via EDF Renewables in the United Kingdom, a joint subsidiary of EDF Energy and EDF Energies Nouvelles, has bought the Neart na Gaoithe[1] wind farm project from global wind and solar developer Mainstream Renewable Power, following a

Banco Bradesco - Filing of Annual Report (Form 20-F) General—02 May 18

Banco Bradesco S.A. (B3: BBDC3, BBDC4; NYSE: BBD, BBDO and Latibex: XBBDC) informs that its Annual Report in Form 20-F for 2017 (Form 20-F) was filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on this date. Shareholders and the