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AllAfrica.com
EALA Pushes for Disaster PreparednessEast african community (EAC) legislators have called on Partner States to work
EALA Pushes for Disaster Preparedness
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 hours ago
East african community (EAC) legislators have called on Partner States to work towards ensuring adequate preparedness in light of climate change effects. In a key policy report on climate change and gender adopted last week, the lawmakers said early... Read more
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Pravda
Russian ruble to become major currency in People's Republic of LuhanskAccording to RIA Novosti, the head of the Council of Ministers of the Republic,
Russian ruble to become major currency in People's Republic of Luhansk
Pravda / Posted 18 hours ago
According to RIA Novosti, the head of the Council of Ministers of the Republic, Gennady Tsypkalov, previously explained that the decision had been made because of the economic blockade, in which the republic continues to live because of the Kiev... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
'Darfur Authority Chairman Did Not Resign'Khartoum — The National Liberation and Justice Party (NLJP) has denied rumours
'Darfur Authority Chairman Did Not Resign'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 hours ago
Khartoum — The National Liberation and Justice Party (NLJP) has denied rumours that Dr El Tijani Sese, chairman of the Darfur Regional Authority (DRA), has submitted his resignation. On Sunday, Ahmed Fadul, Minister of the DRA Cabinet and NLJP... Read more
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New Kerala
Sisodia replaces Kapil Mishra as Delhi law minister The Delhi government on Monday made a change in its council of ministers, giv
Sisodia replaces Kapil Mishra as Delhi law minister
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
The Delhi government on Monday made a change in its council of ministers, giving the law ministry's charge to Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia. Sisodia is the third law minister in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nairobi Protests Dar Demand On TobaccoKenya has protested Tanzania's move to impose a higher local content requiremen
Nairobi Protests Dar Demand On Tobacco
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kenya has protested Tanzania's move to impose a higher local content requirement for tobacco exports. At the just ended 32nd East African Council of Ministers meeting in Arusha, Kenya complained that Tanzania demands that 75 per cent of the inputs... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EAC Secretariat Suspends Key Activities As Coffers Run DryThe EAC Secretariat has been forced to suspend most of its programmes due to a
EAC Secretariat Suspends Key Activities As Coffers Run Dry
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The EAC Secretariat has been forced to suspend most of its programmes due to a budgetary shortfall, blamed on the failure by partner states to submit their contributions. Sources at the regional body say that countries owe the Secretariat more than... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EALA Hails Kenyan Track Stars for Excellent Show in BeijingAs the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) wrapped up its sitting in Kampa
EALA Hails Kenyan Track Stars for Excellent Show in Beijing
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
As the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) wrapped up its sitting in Kampala, Uganda on Thursday, members moved a Motion for Resolution to support the East African Athletes from Kenya at the on-going World Athletics Championships in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Regional MPs Push for Artistic RightsKampala — East Africans intent on showcasing their talent can be sure of some a
Regional MPs Push for Artistic Rights
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Kampala — East Africans intent on showcasing their talent can be sure of some assurances after regional legislators agreed to push for a situation that will help them to financially thrive. The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) sitting in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Zimbabwe/Congo- Congo Name Games' SquadHOSTS Congo have named a strong 20-man squad for the 2015 African Games tournam
Zimbabwe/Congo- Congo Name Games' Squad
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
HOSTS Congo have named a strong 20-man squad for the 2015 African Games tournament in which they are in the same group with Zimbabwe's Young Warriors. While it has emerged that the Young Warriors who could not call on any of their foreign-based... Read more
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Zawya
Sweeping changes to employment relations in the Kingdom: An overview of the amendments to the KSA Labour LawLegalSweeping changes to employment relations in the Kingdom: An overview of the ame
Sweeping changes to employment relations in the Kingdom: An overview of the amendments to the KSA Labour LawLegal
Zawya / Posted yesterday
Sweeping changes to employment relations in the Kingdom: An overview of the amendments to the KSA Labour Law The amendments are wide ranging and taken together with the reforms to the judicial system that will see the establishment of new labour... Read more
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BBC News
Lebanese cabinet split over Beirut rubbish solution - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Lebanese cabinet split over Beirut rubbish solution
BBC News / Posted 3 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Latin America Lebanese cabinet split over... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Nhlanhla Nene - Welcoming Address to 15th Esaamlg Council of Ministers MeetingHon. Armando Manuel - Minister of Finance of Angola and Outgoing President of E
Minister Nhlanhla Nene - Welcoming Address to 15th Esaamlg Council of Ministers Meeting
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
Hon. Armando Manuel - Minister of Finance of Angola and Outgoing President of ESAAMLG Council of Ministers Hon. Visiting Ministers and Members of the Council Mr. Je - Yooh Shin, President of Financial Action Task Force (FATF) Permanent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Government-Walis Meeting - Boosting Local DevelopmentAlgiers — Boosting local development dynamics will be at the centre of the meet
Government-Walis Meeting - Boosting Local Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Algiers — Boosting local development dynamics will be at the centre of the meeting which will bring together Prime Minister Abdelmalek sellal and walis (governors) on Saturday in Algiers. The meeting is in line with the directives of President of... Read more
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iol.co.za
UN plans new Libya talksEPASpecial Representative of the Secretary-General for Libya and Head of the Un
UN plans new Libya talks
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
EPASpecial Representative of the Secretary-General for Libya and Head of the United Nations Support Mission in Libya (UNSMIL) Bernardino Leon speaks to the media after a recent round of dialogue to end Libya's deepening political and security crisis.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Time for Region to Enhance Investments As EALA Mulls Over Regional Investment LegislationBy East African Legislative Assembly Arusha — The Assembly wants the region to
Time for Region to Enhance Investments As EALA Mulls Over Regional Investment Legislation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
By East African Legislative Assembly Arusha — The Assembly wants the region to prioritise harmonization of investment initiatives and incentives if the bloc is to be promoted as a single investment area. To this end, EALA is calling for the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
House Adjourns Debate On EAC Electronic Transactions BillBy East African Legislative Assembly Kampala — EALA has this afternoon adjourn
House Adjourns Debate On EAC Electronic Transactions Bill
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
By East African Legislative Assembly Kampala — EALA has this afternoon adjourned debate on the EAC Electronic Transactions Bill 2014 to pave way for stakeholders to make additional input. The adjournment came after a request for deferment of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Assembly Hails Kenyan Track Stars for Exemplary Show in Beijing As It Adjourns Sine DieBy East African Legislative Assembly Kampala — David Rudisha, the 800 metres s
Assembly Hails Kenyan Track Stars for Exemplary Show in Beijing As It Adjourns Sine Die
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
By East African Legislative Assembly Kampala — David Rudisha, the 800 metres sprint "King is Back". Rudisha led a number of athletes including another comeback Vivian "Pocket Rocket" Cheruiyot in bagging medals as Kenya made news in Beijing, China... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EALA Swears in New Counsel to the Community As Ex-Officio MemberKampala — EALA has this afternoon sworn in Hon Dr Anthony Luyirika Kafumbe, the
EALA Swears in New Counsel to the Community As Ex-Officio Member
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Kampala — EALA has this afternoon sworn in Hon Dr Anthony Luyirika Kafumbe, the new Counsel to the East African Community (CTC) as an Ex-Officio Member of EALA. The Oath of Allegiance to the House was administered by the Clerk of EALA, before the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Artistes Set to Benefit As House Passes Bill and Culture and Creative IndustriesBy East African Legislative Assembly Kampala — Culture and Creative Industries
Artistes Set to Benefit As House Passes Bill and Culture and Creative Industries
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
By East African Legislative Assembly Kampala — Culture and Creative Industries in the region today received a shot in the arm following the passage of the EAC Culture and Creative Industries Bill, 2015 by EALA. The Bill sailed through the 3rd... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Prosecute Human Traffickers - EALA SaysArusha — With the region grappling with major issues of human trafficking, the
Prosecute Human Traffickers - EALA Says
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Arusha — With the region grappling with major issues of human trafficking, the Assembly has today taken a bold step to arrest and stem the illegal trade.The Assembly at its sitting this morning passed a Resolution calling for urgent action to prevent... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Nyusi Proposes Agenda for Meeting With DhlakamaMaputo — Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi specified on Tuesday that at his pro
Nyusi Proposes Agenda for Meeting With Dhlakama
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Maputo — Mozambican President Filipe Nyusi specified on Tuesday that at his proposed meeting with Afonso Dhlakama, leader of the former rebel movement Renamo, he wants to discuss implementation of the agreement on a cessation of military hostilities... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Regional Legislators Push for Disaster Preparedness in Light of Climate ChangeBy East African Legislative Assembly Kampala — A key policy report on Climate
Regional Legislators Push for Disaster Preparedness in Light of Climate Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
By East African Legislative Assembly Kampala — A key policy report on Climate change and gender is calling on Partner States to promote pro-active approaches through adequate preparedness and appropriate strategies in light of climate change. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EALA Calls for More Consultation On Electronic Transactions BillKampala — East African Legislative Assembly (Eala) has suspended debate on the
EALA Calls for More Consultation On Electronic Transactions Bill
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Kampala — East African Legislative Assembly (Eala) has suspended debate on the regional Electronic Transactions Bill, 2014 to pave way for stakeholders to make additional input. This came after a request by the chair of Council of Ministers, Mr... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Uganda Meat Export Deal GreatThe recent announcement that Kenya had extracted an agreement from Uganda for t
Uganda Meat Export Deal Great
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The recent announcement that Kenya had extracted an agreement from Uganda for the exportation of meat and dairy products in exchange for importation of sugar was music for public and private sector players in the livestock industry. Hopefully, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Transport Operators Rage At Tachograph RulesMaputo — Mozambican road transport have expressed outrage at the government's l
Transport Operators Rage At Tachograph Rules
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Maputo — Mozambican road transport have expressed outrage at the government's latest attempt to enforce basic road safety by ordering that all trucks and buses be fitted with a tachograph. Some have even complained that saving human lives will be so... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Enforced Disappearances Continue Unabated in Every Region of the WorldThe use of enforced disappearance by governments to silence its critics and ins
Enforced Disappearances Continue Unabated in Every Region of the World
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The use of enforced disappearance by governments to silence its critics and instill fear into targeted groups continues unabated in every region of the world, said Amnesty International as the world marks the International Day of the Disappeared on... Read more
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asianage
AAP to court: L-G not elected governmentThe AAP government on Thursday told the Delhi high court that the lieutenant-go
AAP to court: L-G not elected government
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
The AAP government on Thursday told the Delhi high court that the lieutenant-governor was not the elected government of Delhi and was required to act on the aid and advice of the council of ministers. The submission was made in the court during... Read more
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asianage
AAP to court L-G not elected governmentThe AAP government on Thursday told the Delhi high court that the lieutenant-go
AAP to court L-G not elected government
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
The AAP government on Thursday told the Delhi high court that the lieutenant-governor was not the elected government of Delhi and was required to act on the aid and advice of the council of ministers. The submission was made in the court during... Read more
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iol.co.za
Libyan peace talks disrupted againREUTERSSmoke rises following what witnesses said was an air strike by Libyan ar
Libyan peace talks disrupted again
iol.co.za / Posted 5 days ago
REUTERSSmoke rises following what witnesses said was an air strike by Libyan army in the eastern city of Derna, Libya. The United Nations special envoy to Libya said he was optimistic that the country's two parliaments will be ready to agree on... Read more
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New Kerala
LG can't decide who to post where: Delhi government to HC The Delhi government Thursday told the Delhi High Court that the Lt Governor
LG can't decide who to post where: Delhi government to HC
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
The Delhi government Thursday told the Delhi High Court that the Lt Governor can create new posts and increase the work force in the subjects under his discretion but "cannot decide who to be... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Libya's Tripoli group delays joining peace talks after official quitsSKHIRAT, Morocco: Delegates for Libya's rival government in Tripoli will hold o
Libya's Tripoli group delays joining peace talks after official quits
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
SKHIRAT, Morocco: Delegates for Libya's rival government in Tripoli will hold off joining peace talks that were due to start on Thursday until they manage to form a new team following the resignation of a senior negotiator, a representative... Read more
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The Star
Libya's Tripoli group delays joining peace talks after official quitsSKHIRAT, Morocco (Reuters) - Delegates for Libya's rival government in Tripoli
Libya's Tripoli group delays joining peace talks after official quits
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
SKHIRAT, Morocco (Reuters) - Delegates for Libya's rival government in Tripoli will hold off joining peace talks that were due to start on Thursday until they manage to form a new team following the resignation of a senior negotiator, a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
First Two Projects of Africa Climate Change Fund Approved to Support Climate Finance Readiness in AfricaThe newly established Africa Climate Change Fund (ACCF) has approved its first
First Two Projects of Africa Climate Change Fund Approved to Support Climate Finance Readiness in Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The newly established Africa Climate Change Fund (ACCF) has approved its first two projects in the past month. One will support Mali with preparatory funding to advance its low-carbon, climate resilient development agenda, and the second will... Read more
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The Hindu
U.N. envoy confident Libya factions can seal deal around Sept. 10"The priority is to conclude a political accord. Libya's main weapon against Is
U.N. envoy confident Libya factions can seal deal around Sept. 10
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
"The priority is to conclude a political accord. Libya's main weapon against Islamic State is unity," Mr. Leon said The United Nations special envoy to Libya said he was optimistic that the country's two parliaments will be ready to agree on forming... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
UN envoy confident Libya factions can seal deal around September 10PARIS: The United Nations special envoy to Libya said he was optimistic that th
UN envoy confident Libya factions can seal deal around September 10
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 5 days ago
PARIS: The United Nations special envoy to Libya said he was optimistic that the country's two parliaments will be ready to agree on forming a unity government by mid-September, a vital step towards ending the political crisis and military... Read more
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The Star
U.N. envoy confident Libya factions can seal deal around September 10PARIS (Reuters) - The United Nations special envoy to Libya said he was optimis
U.N. envoy confident Libya factions can seal deal around September 10
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
PARIS (Reuters) - The United Nations special envoy to Libya said he was optimistic that the country's two parliaments will be ready to agree on forming a unity government by mid-September, a vital step towards ending the political crisis and military... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Tripoli negotiator quits day before new Libya peace talksThe United Nations has been trying to persuade the country's warring factions f
Tripoli negotiator quits day before new Libya peace talks
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
The United Nations has been trying to persuade the country's warring factions for months to form a unity cabinet and end fighting across the country four years after the ousting of Muammar Gaddafi. Militant groups allied to each of the two... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Govt Creates Management Committee of M'banza Congo Historical CenterLuanda — A participatory Management Committee for Historical Center of M'Banza
Govt Creates Management Committee of M'banza Congo Historical Center
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Luanda — A participatory Management Committee for Historical Center of M'Banza Congo was established on Wednesday, reads a press release from the 6th ordinary session of the Cabinet. It is a body which will handle the management, conservation,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cabinet Approves Draft Education Basic LawLuanda — The Cabinet Council approved Wednesday and recommended sending to the
Cabinet Approves Draft Education Basic Law
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Luanda — The Cabinet Council approved Wednesday and recommended sending to the National Assembly a new Draft Base Education System Law in order to update the Law into force. According to a press release from the session chaired by the head of State,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Negotiator quits on eve of Libya talksREUTERSMembers of the Libyan army give protection to a demonstration in support
Negotiator quits on eve of Libya talks
iol.co.za / Posted 6 days ago
REUTERSMembers of the Libyan army give protection to a demonstration in support of the Libyan army under the leadership of General Khalifa Haftar, in Benghazi, Libya. REUTERS/Esam Omran Al-Fetori Tripoli - A senior negotiator from one of Libya's two... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Leading Tripoli negotiator quits a day before new Libya peace talksTRIPOLI: A senior negotiator from one of Libya's two parliaments on Wednesday q
Leading Tripoli negotiator quits a day before new Libya peace talks
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
TRIPOLI: A senior negotiator from one of Libya's two parliaments on Wednesday quit U.N.-sponsored talks on forming a unity government a day before a new round of negotiations. The United Nations has been trying to persuade the country's warring... Read more
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The Star
Leading Tripoli negotiator quits a day before new Libya peace talksTRIPOLI (Reuters) - A senior negotiator from one of Libya's two parliaments on
Leading Tripoli negotiator quits a day before new Libya peace talks
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
TRIPOLI (Reuters) - A senior negotiator from one of Libya's two parliaments on Wednesday quit U.N.-sponsored talks on forming a unity government a day before a new round of negotiations. The United Nations has been trying to persuade the country's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Kiir Signs Peace Agreement Despite 'Reservations'South Sudan's President Salva Kiir on Wednesday signed a peace agreement aiming
Kiir Signs Peace Agreement Despite 'Reservations'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
South Sudan's President Salva Kiir on Wednesday signed a peace agreement aiming to end the country's 20-month conflict. However, in a speech to east African leaders gathered for a signing ceremony in the capital Juba, Kiir highlighted "serious... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Talks to Accept South Sudan Into EAC Resume This WeekKampala — Talks to accept South Sudan as a member of the East African Community
Talks to Accept South Sudan Into EAC Resume This Week
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Kampala — Talks to accept South Sudan as a member of the East African Community resume this week in Tanzania's City Arusha, according to Dr Richard Sezibera, the East African Community Secretary General. "We have been in touch with South Sudan and... Read more
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The Hindu
UNP-SLFP pact reached on Sri Lanka Ministry formationAn agreement between the United National Party and the Sri Lanka Freedom Party
UNP-SLFP pact reached on Sri Lanka Ministry formation
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
An agreement between the United National Party and the Sri Lanka Freedom Party has been reached on the issue. To clear the uncertainty over the formation and composition of the new Council of Ministers, the United National Party (UNP) on Wednesday... Read more
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Times of Malta
Increasing female employmentThe European Commission has not given up hope of ensuring that more women parti
Increasing female employment
Times of Malta / Posted 6 days ago
The European Commission has not given up hope of ensuring that more women participate in the labour market. After recently scrapping proposed amendments to the current laws regulating maternity leave, the Commission is now ruminating over new ideas... Read more
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Rappler
Lebanon cabinet fails on trash crisis amid new protestsRUBBISH EVERYWHERE. A worker clears clears rubbish from the site of clashes bet
Lebanon cabinet fails on trash crisis amid new protests
Rappler / Posted 7 days ago
RUBBISH EVERYWHERE. A worker clears clears rubbish from the site of clashes between Lebanese activists and riot police August 23 in front of the Lebanese Government Palace, downtown Beirut, Lebanon, August 24, 2015. Wael Hamzeh/EPA BEIRUT, Lebanon –... Read more
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Eu Business
Lebanon cabinet fails on trash crisis deal after demos — EU(BEIRUT) - Lebanon's cabinet ended an acrimonious meeting on Tuesday with no so
Lebanon cabinet fails on trash crisis deal after demos — EU
Eu Business / Posted 7 days ago
(BEIRUT) - Lebanon's cabinet ended an acrimonious meeting on Tuesday with no solution to a trash crisis that has sparked protests and calls for the government's resignation. After more than five hours of talks, the cabinet decided to reject a list... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
President Museveni Addresses EALA in KampalaBy East African Legislative Assembly Arusha — President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni
President Museveni Addresses EALA in Kampala
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
By East African Legislative Assembly Arusha — President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni Friday addressed the 1st of the 4th Session of 3rd Assembly at the Parliament of Uganda in Kampala. In his address, the President termed prosperity and security of the... Read more
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Tax-News.com
France Pledges Tax Cuts In New Finance Actby Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels25 August 2015 France's Government has
France Pledges Tax Cuts In New Finance Act
Tax-News.com / Posted 7 days ago
by Ulrika Lomas, Tax-News.com, Brussels25 August 2015 France's Government has confirmed once again its commitment to lowering the average household tax burden. France's Prime Minister, Manuel Valls, said... Read more
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