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New Zealand's National Business Review
World Week Ahead: Eyes on Opec, US debateThe Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries will meet in Algiers today, w
World Week Ahead: Eyes on Opec, US debate
New Zealand's National Business Review / Posted 10 hours ago
The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries will meet in Algiers today, with investors watching to see if an agreement on limiting oil output can be reached in an effort to ease the global glut and bolster prices. On Friday US West Texas... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Small Grains the Answer to Drought, Climate Changeto sustain our families through farming of small grains and crops that are resi
Small Grains the Answer to Drought, Climate Change
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 hours ago
to sustain our families through farming of small grains and crops that are resistant to drought," Nyamayedenga told The Standard on the side-lines of a seed exhibition at Chibika Community Seed Bank in the district on Thursday. The seed expo... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Surgeons warn of action over cosmetic trainingwhich is in charge of designing the curriculum for surgical education. The coun
Surgeons warn of action over cosmetic training
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
which is in charge of designing the curriculum for surgical education. The council has asked several professional medical organisations to take part in the drafting of the curriculum. Quality: Royal College of Surgeonspresident Parinya... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NPA, UK Govt Partner On Trade Facilitation, Investmentto synergising with other stakeholders to establish a port community system. B
NPA, UK Govt Partner On Trade Facilitation, Investment
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
to synergising with other stakeholders to establish a port community system. Bala Usman said it was necessary to ensure Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) amongst others to reduce the effect of unwarranted discretion in operational processes and... Read more
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Aljazeera
Syrian worker programme faces hurdles in Jordanthey began fleeing to Jordan after the outbreak of Syria's civil war in 2011.
Syrian worker programme faces hurdles in Jordan
Aljazeera / Posted 2 days ago
they began fleeing to Jordan after the outbreak of Syria's civil war in 2011. In February, however, Jordan responded to international pressure over the refugee flow into Europe by pledging to create jobs for 200,000 Syrians in the coming... Read more
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BBC News
'Make football industry more inclusive' says Fifa's Samouraand industry for years to come. Fatma Samoura is the first woman - and the fir
'Make football industry more inclusive' says Fifa's Samoura
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
and industry for years to come. Fatma Samoura is the first woman - and the first non-European - to hold the post in the organisation's 112 year history. And on Monday she will be at the Soccerex convention in Manchester with the dual task of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Shahina Aboobakar - "Girls at 13 are already sexually active"looked like the magic solution to the cervical cancer problem, but now, you kno
Shahina Aboobakar - "Girls at 13 are already sexually active"
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
looked like the magic solution to the cervical cancer problem, but now, you know and I know that there are a lot of debates internationally raised by very reputable doctors who are concerned that first of all, this vaccine hasn't proven its effect.... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Obstetricians and Gynaecologists join in building Respectcommitment to providing high quality training and a safe shared working environ
Obstetricians and Gynaecologists join in building Respect
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
commitment to providing high quality training and a safe shared working environment to our respective Trainees, Fellows and International Medical Graduates,” Mr Truskett said. RANZCOG President Professor Michael Permezel said that the Royal... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Media Stakeout following meeting on Aviation Securityin getting this thing through. This is a global problem - what we are achieving
Media Stakeout following meeting on Aviation Security
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 3 days ago
in getting this thing through. This is a global problem - what we are achieving by this resolution is encouraging international civil aviation organisation standards to be applicable across airports around the world, and providing the... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Wheat for citrus?of tons that have yet to be shipped. The sales were originally agreed under a r
Wheat for citrus?
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
of tons that have yet to be shipped. The sales were originally agreed under a rule allowing 0.05 per cent ergot, a common international standard for the presence of this fungus that can affect wheat. Egypt has rejected two cargoes from Romania... Read more
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Business Standard India
India, China to jointly promote tea production & consumptionAssociation (CTMA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in this regard he
India, China to jointly promote tea production & consumption
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
Association (CTMA) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in this regard here on Thursday. Global sustainability organisation Solidaridad Network – which is backed by governments of the Netherlands, Norway, Switzerland, Ireland and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Commodities strengthen after Fed avoids rate hikefollowing the cue from a stronger rupee. Silver however was stable in early MCX
Commodities strengthen after Fed avoids rate hike
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
following the cue from a stronger rupee. Silver however was stable in early MCX futures. However in spot market in Mumbai, standard gold opened higher at Rs 145 per 10 gram and was quoting at Rs 31,405 but silver was up over a per cent and was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Doubt, Nod for Sector Reform's Roadmapthemselves had little idea their efforts were that successful until 2000, when
Doubt, Nod for Sector Reform's Roadmap
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
themselves had little idea their efforts were that successful until 2000, when the first results from the Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA), a standardised test given to 15-year-olds in more than 40 global venues, revealed... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Corporate Governance... .Embraces Sustainable Development(green movements) for example, has forced companies to re-evaluate their busine
Corporate Governance... .Embraces Sustainable Development
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
(green movements) for example, has forced companies to re-evaluate their business processes, manufacturing and emission standards, use of chemicals and fertilisers, waste management, recycling of products, quality standards of products and so... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Hostelling International Partners with ReviewPro Globally to Deliver Better Guest Experiences Hostelling International (HI), has recently teamed up with ReviewPro, experts
Hostelling International Partners with ReviewPro Globally to Deliver Better Guest Experiences
Hospitality Net / Posted 3 days ago
Hostelling International (HI), has recently teamed up with ReviewPro, experts in Guest Intelligence, to help hostels around the world better manage their... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Public paid R750,000 for Zuma pal’s funeralofficials approved the payment towards Mkhwanazi's funeral on July 9. The funer
Public paid R750,000 for Zuma pal’s funeral
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 3 days ago
officials approved the payment towards Mkhwanazi's funeral on July 9. The funeral was held at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre. Now opposition parties are demanding answers, saying that it was higher than the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Tighter licensing likely to limit new airlinescomes as the CAAT is in the process of re-issuing AOCs to Thai-registered airli
Tighter licensing likely to limit new airlines
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 4 days ago
comes as the CAAT is in the process of re-issuing AOCs to Thai-registered airlines in an effort to improve Thai aviation standards. The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) issued a red-flag warning indicating significant safety... Read more
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The Irish Times
Ex- EU official among names revealed in huge Bahamas documents leakothers. Kroes was listed as director of a Bahamian company from 2000 to 2009,
Ex- EU official among names revealed in huge Bahamas documents leak
The Irish Times / Posted 4 days ago
others. Kroes was listed as director of a Bahamian company from 2000 to 2009, according to documents reviewed by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ). Kroes, through a lawyer, told ICIJ and media partners that she... Read more
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The New Statesman
The NS Podcast #173: Mandates, minorities and the Moreno scalebefore George Osborne discovered the “Northern Powerhouse”, but were not develo
The NS Podcast #173: Mandates, minorities and the Moreno scale
The New Statesman / Posted 4 days ago
before George Osborne discovered the “Northern Powerhouse”, but were not developed. The third is whether the left has an international perspective as well as a national one. In the 1930s this was about appeasement. In the 1980s it was about... Read more
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The New Statesman
In this week's magazine | The New Timesbefore George Osborne discovered the “Northern Powerhouse”, but were not develo
In this week's magazine | The New Times
The New Statesman / Posted 4 days ago
before George Osborne discovered the “Northern Powerhouse”, but were not developed. The third is whether the left has an international perspective as well as a national one. In the 1930s this was about appeasement. In the 1980s it was about... Read more
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iol.co.za
‘$50bn in illicit outflows hurt Africa’Development Goals. “At the core of our development plan is the focus on poverty
‘$50bn in illicit outflows hurt Africa’
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Development Goals. “At the core of our development plan is the focus on poverty eradication and the upliftment of the standard of living of our people,” said Zuma, who was one of the speakers on the opening day of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Seek Loan Advice From Accountants, Public Toldon the examination results, Mr Uthman Mayanja, the chairman of the Public Accou
Seek Loan Advice From Accountants, Public Told
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
on the examination results, Mr Uthman Mayanja, the chairman of the Public Accountants Examinations Board (PAEB), said the International Education Standard (IES) 5: Practical experience requires a professional accountancy organisation to ensure... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ignore Dangote, Saraki - Don't Sell NLNG, Buhari Advisedremain afloat, to get to the better times. It doesn't make any sense for me to
Ignore Dangote, Saraki - Don't Sell NLNG, Buhari Advised
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
remain afloat, to get to the better times. It doesn't make any sense for me to keep any assets and then suffocate the whole organisation. "We have a lot of assets to sell. We can sell part of the joint ventures, or part of the shares. My suggestion... Read more
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Christian Today
Which country has the fastest-growing church in the world?arrested or imprisoned and allegations of torture have emerged. And yet, the c
Which country has the fastest-growing church in the world?
Christian Today / Posted 5 days ago
arrested or imprisoned and allegations of torture have emerged. And yet, the church in Iran is thriving. In 2015, mission organisation Operation World named Iran as having the fastest growing evangelical population in the world, with an estimated... Read more
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Limerick Post
#WATCH Fazzi founder heralds quality of Limerick peopleDr Robert Fazzi speaking in Limerick as his US company confirms the roll out 30
#WATCH Fazzi founder heralds quality of Limerick people
Limerick Post / Posted 5 days ago
Dr Robert Fazzi speaking in Limerick as his US company confirms the roll out 300 new jobs over the next five yearsINTERNATIONAL FDI, companies like Fazzi, who are looking to regionally locate are choosing Limerick because of the quality of the... Read more
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Limerick Post
Limerick to get 300 jobs from US healthcare firm Fazzidiagnoses, treatments, procedures, outcomes and services into universal medical
Limerick to get 300 jobs from US healthcare firm Fazzi
Limerick Post / Posted 5 days ago
diagnoses, treatments, procedures, outcomes and services into universal medical alphanumeric codes, known as ICD. It is the international standard used for health information purposes in primary, secondary, tertiary and public health settings. The... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Youth, Women Football Can Change Country's FortunesTanzanian football fans (file photo). Tanzania has been striving to lift the s
Youth, Women Football Can Change Country's Fortunes
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Tanzanian football fans (file photo). Tanzania has been striving to lift the standard of football for decades, but there is little to be proud of despite immense financial support from Fifa. The money from the world football governing organisation... Read more
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Aljazeera
Jordan's Sudanese Refugees: 'We are tired'of refugees regardless of how numerous they are in a host country," Kelley said
Jordan's Sudanese Refugees: 'We are tired'
Aljazeera / Posted 6 days ago
of refugees regardless of how numerous they are in a host country," Kelley said. "Sudanese refugees in Jordan in need of international protection are persons of UNHCR's concern and are entitled to and receive equal treatment by the Office," she... Read more
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The Irish Times
Secrecy and Northern Ireland’s Dirty War: the murder of Pat Finucanebeen placed on the payroll of MI5 and inserted, by the FRU, into the Ulster Def
Secrecy and Northern Ireland’s Dirty War: the murder of Pat Finucane
The Irish Times / Posted 6 days ago
been placed on the payroll of MI5 and inserted, by the FRU, into the Ulster Defence Association, a loyalist para-military organisation. By the time Stevens and his team were about to come calling he had, by his own account, been involved in eight... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Markets Watch CBN for Direction As MPC Meetson the interbank forex market, the spot rate of the naira closed at N308.69 to
Markets Watch CBN for Direction As MPC Meets
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
on the interbank forex market, the spot rate of the naira closed at N308.69 to the dollar on Friday. In the same vein, Standard & Poor's (S&P), one of the world's leading index providers and independent credit ratings has downgraded Nigeria's... Read more
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SportsFan
Outgoing boss backs cycling after Riobut we had a bit of rough run coming in and there are a few 'ifs'." Tabotta sa
Outgoing boss backs cycling after Rio
SportsFan / Posted 6 days ago
but we had a bit of rough run coming in and there are a few 'ifs'." Tabotta said while Great Britain continued to set the standard at the Olympics - especially in track cycling - Australia went close to several minor medals that would have made... Read more
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The Hindu
Vice President Hamid Ansari addresses the 17th NAM Summit: India seeks ‘concrete action’ action against terrorand development,” he said. Mr. Ansari’s remarks came against the backdrop of I
Vice President Hamid Ansari addresses the 17th NAM Summit: India seeks ‘concrete action’ action against terror
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
and development,” he said. Mr. Ansari’s remarks came against the backdrop of India raising its concerns at various international fora over Pakistan’s support to cross-border terrorism. Mr. Modi had made clear references to Pakistan’s... Read more
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Business Standard India
India makes strong anti-terror pitch at NAM summitsovereignty and development," he said. Ansari's remarks came against the backd
India makes strong anti-terror pitch at NAM summit
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
sovereignty and development," he said. Ansari's remarks came against the backdrop of India raising its concerns at various international fora over Pakistan's support to cross-border terrorism. Prime Minister Modi had made clear references to... Read more
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The Age
Women in sport: finally, your time starts nowlike team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark.
Women in sport: finally, your time starts now
The Age / Posted 8 days ago
like team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark. "We've gone from having to be a really good international individual athlete, really, to 'OK, well now we're talking about playing in a team sport in some of our... Read more
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The North West Star
Women in sport: finally, your time starts nowlike team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark.
Women in sport: finally, your time starts now
The North West Star / Posted 8 days ago
like team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark. "We've gone from having to be a really good international individual athlete, really, to 'OK, well now we're talking about playing in a team sport in some of our... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Women in sport: finally, your time starts nowlike team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark.
Women in sport: finally, your time starts now
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 8 days ago
like team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark. "We've gone from having to be a really good international individual athlete, really, to 'OK, well now we're talking about playing in a team sport in some of our... Read more
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The Young Witness
Women in sport: finally, your time starts nowlike team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark.
Women in sport: finally, your time starts now
The Young Witness / Posted 8 days ago
like team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark. "We've gone from having to be a really good international individual athlete, really, to 'OK, well now we're talking about playing in a team sport in some of our... Read more
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Western Advocate
Women in sport: finally, your time starts nowlike team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark.
Women in sport: finally, your time starts now
Western Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
like team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark. "We've gone from having to be a really good international individual athlete, really, to 'OK, well now we're talking about playing in a team sport in some of our... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Women in sport: finally, your time starts nowlike team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark.
Women in sport: finally, your time starts now
Kiama Independent / Posted 8 days ago
like team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark. "We've gone from having to be a really good international individual athlete, really, to 'OK, well now we're talking about playing in a team sport in some of our... Read more
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Manning River Times
Women in sport: finally, your time starts nowlike team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark.
Women in sport: finally, your time starts now
Manning River Times / Posted 8 days ago
like team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark. "We've gone from having to be a really good international individual athlete, really, to 'OK, well now we're talking about playing in a team sport in some of our... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Women in sport: finally, your time starts nowlike team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark.
Women in sport: finally, your time starts now
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 8 days ago
like team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark. "We've gone from having to be a really good international individual athlete, really, to 'OK, well now we're talking about playing in a team sport in some of our... Read more
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The North West Star
Women in sport: finally, your time starts nowlike team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark.
Women in sport: finally, your time starts now
The North West Star / Posted 8 days ago
like team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark. "We've gone from having to be a really good international individual athlete, really, to 'OK, well now we're talking about playing in a team sport in some of our... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Women in sport: finally, your time starts nowlike team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark.
Women in sport: finally, your time starts now
Daily Liberal / Posted 8 days ago
like team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark. "We've gone from having to be a really good international individual athlete, really, to 'OK, well now we're talking about playing in a team sport in some of our... Read more
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The Border Mail
Women in sport: finally, your time starts nowlike team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark.
Women in sport: finally, your time starts now
The Border Mail / Posted 8 days ago
like team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark. "We've gone from having to be a really good international individual athlete, really, to 'OK, well now we're talking about playing in a team sport in some of our... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Women in sport: finally, your time starts nowlike team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark.
Women in sport: finally, your time starts now
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 8 days ago
like team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark. "We've gone from having to be a really good international individual athlete, really, to 'OK, well now we're talking about playing in a team sport in some of our... Read more
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The Courier
Women in sport: finally, your time starts nowlike team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark.
Women in sport: finally, your time starts now
The Courier / Posted 8 days ago
like team sport heaven," laughs former national cricket captain Belinda Clark. "We've gone from having to be a really good international individual athlete, really, to 'OK, well now we're talking about playing in a team sport in some of our... Read more
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heraldscotland
Double gold medallist Clegg has overcome adversity on and off the trackwho have nine of the 32 Scottish competitors in Rio, says Clegg will be conside
Double gold medallist Clegg has overcome adversity on and off the track
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
who have nine of the 32 Scottish competitors in Rio, says Clegg will be considered for restoration to UKS funding in the standard post Games review. "As a double gold medallist she has a fair chance of the top level of support, " he... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Open-source research mechanism could lead to discovery of new, cheap medicines for malariaworldwide have found the solution for drug discovery could lie in open, “crowd-
Open-source research mechanism could lead to discovery of new, cheap medicines for malaria
News-Medical-Net / Posted 9 days ago
worldwide have found the solution for drug discovery could lie in open, “crowd-sourced” science. The current gold standard antimalarial treatments are based on artemisinin – a compound developed in the 1970s in China, combined with a... Read more
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The Register
New ISO standard kind-of explains how to ignore standardsThe International Standards Organisation this week signed off ISO 38504, new “G
New ISO standard kind-of explains how to ignore standards
The Register / Posted 10 days ago
The International Standards Organisation this week signed off ISO 38504, new “Guidance for principles-based standards in the governance of information technology.” And ironically it is almost an anti-standard. To understand why, know that the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
EAC Trade Technocrats Meet to Discuss Growing Illicit Tradein revenue to counterfeits. Tanzania is estimated to lose about 1.5 billion US
EAC Trade Technocrats Meet to Discuss Growing Illicit Trade
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
in revenue to counterfeits. Tanzania is estimated to lose about 1.5 billion US dollars in revenue to counterfeits. The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) estimates that EAC governments lose over 500 million US dollars... Read more
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