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Scoop.co.nz
Military to be used against NZ peace flotillaFriday, 30 September 2016, 11:26 amPress Release: Auckland Peace Action From: A
Military to be used against NZ peace flotilla
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 hours ago
Friday, 30 September 2016, 11:26 amPress Release: Auckland Peace Action From: Auckland Peace ActionDate: Friday, 30 September 2016The government has indicated... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Naledi Pandor - Economic Sectors, Employment and Infrastructure Development Cluster Media Briefingprogress report. The MTSF is Government's five-year plan (2014-2019) towards ac
Minister Naledi Pandor - Economic Sectors, Employment and Infrastructure Development Cluster Media Briefing
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
progress report. The MTSF is Government's five-year plan (2014-2019) towards achieving the National Development Plan (NDP) and is implemented to realise 14 outcomes. The Cluster is responsible for five outcomes: Outcome 4: Decent employment... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Adeosun - Spending On Capital Projects, Our Strategy to Get Out of RecessionBy Ndubuisi Francis and Dele Ogbodo Abuja — The Finance Minister, Mrs. Kemi Ad
Adeosun - Spending On Capital Projects, Our Strategy to Get Out of Recession
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 days ago
By Ndubuisi Francis and Dele Ogbodo Abuja — The Finance Minister, Mrs. Kemi Adeosun, while side-stepping questions on the controversy that arose last week after her call on the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to reduce the policy rate at its last... Read more
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New Kerala
USIBC's inaugural logistics industry team meet civil aviation minister - newkerala.com #124002The delegation expressed its commitment to working with the Government of India
USIBC's inaugural logistics industry team meet civil aviation minister - newkerala.com #124002
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
The delegation expressed its commitment to working with the Government of India to create a stronger ecosystem to incentivize investment and ensure the smooth functioning of India's promising logistics industry along with exploiting the benefits of... Read more
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Business Wire
InnoTrans 2016: Driving Growth, a Platform for Innovations and an International Stage for the IndustryBERLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Berlin became the pre-eminent meeting place for the gl
InnoTrans 2016: Driving Growth, a Platform for Innovations and an International Stage for the Industry
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
BERLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Berlin became the pre-eminent meeting place for the global railway industry from 20 to 23 September when this year’s InnoTrans took place there. This four-day event ended on a high point with the best results in its history.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
NPP Waiting for NDC's Response to 170 Facts Presented By Dr. BawumiaThe Office of Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has noted the discussions on his Public Lect
NPP Waiting for NDC's Response to 170 Facts Presented By Dr. Bawumia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
The Office of Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has noted the discussions on his Public Lecture on the theme - "The State of the Ghanaian Economy - a foundation of Concrete or Straw" - and continues to thank the General Public for their support before, during and... Read more
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New Kerala
Emphasis to harness BCIM economic corridor at NE connectivity summit of FICCI - newkerala.com #122806NK India, Agartala [India], Sept 23 :Bangladesh, China, India and Myanmar shoul
Emphasis to harness BCIM economic corridor at NE connectivity summit of FICCI - newkerala.com #122806
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
NK India, Agartala [India], Sept 23 :Bangladesh, China, India and Myanmar should engage in proactive policies for engagement with neighbours by building connectivity and harnessing economic complementariness and improving people-to-people contact... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
Bangladesh presses for harnessing BCIM economic corridor at Tripura summitcontact is another area we should work on,” said Industries Minister Amir Hossa
Bangladesh presses for harnessing BCIM economic corridor at Tripura summit
Bdnews24.com / Posted 7 days ago
contact is another area we should work on,” said Industries Minister Amir Hossain Amu on Thursday, the second day of three-day long North East Connectivity Summit being held in Indian state of Tripura. “Bangladesh, China, India and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Hwange Colliery Crisis Force Staffing RethinkHwange Colliery Company Limited (HCCL), which is battling to extricate itself f
Hwange Colliery Crisis Force Staffing Rethink
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Hwange Colliery Company Limited (HCCL), which is battling to extricate itself from huge debts, could sack the bulk of its staff after Treasury said it was overstaffed by at least 2 400 people. Finance and Economic Development Minister,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Local Insurers Losing Out to Foreign Schemes on Marine Coverthrough foreign marine Insurance covers with players urging the government to i
Local Insurers Losing Out to Foreign Schemes on Marine Cover
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
through foreign marine Insurance covers with players urging the government to intervene. According to the Association of Kenya Insurers (AKI), a lot of cargo importers are still tied up to the idea of insuring their imports at the country of... Read more
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Investors Chronicle
Mitchells & Butlers, Hurricane Energy, WYG & more& Butlers, Hurricane Energy, WYG & more Today's market overview Restructuring
Mitchells & Butlers, Hurricane Energy, WYG & more
Investors Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
& Butlers, Hurricane Energy, WYG & more Today's market overview Restructuring costs in the UK dragged operating profits in that country down 10 per cent for advertising group M&C Saatchi (SAA) but performance elsewhere was robust.... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 22 September 2016Thursday, 22 September 2016, 5:01 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk • ORAL Q
Questions & Answers - 22 September 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 8 days ago
Thursday, 22 September 2016, 5:01 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk • ORAL QUESTIONSQUESTIONS TO MINISTERSElectricity Industry—Performance of Mixed-Ownership Companies1. IAN McKELVIE (National—Rangitīkei) to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Tighter licensing likely to limit new airlinesChiang Mai-based Kan Air, licensed in 2010 and flying turboprop services (above
Tighter licensing likely to limit new airlines
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
Chiang Mai-based Kan Air, licensed in 2010 and flying turboprop services (above), was forced to suspend many operations last year as it fought government disclosure of its debts. (Photo courtesy Kan Air) The Civil Aviation Authority of Thailand's... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Behind the Protests - a View From Inside GovtAn ex-cabinet minister in the Ethiopian government and former president of Orom
Behind the Protests - a View From Inside Govt
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
An ex-cabinet minister in the Ethiopian government and former president of Oromia Regional State explains why the current turmoil has come as no surprise. For over two decades, the Ethiopian government has been walking with its eyes shut towards the... Read more
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Swissinfo
Switzerland has no ‘hidden agenda’, says new ambassadorCopyright All rights reserved. The content of the website by swissinfo.ch is c
Switzerland has no ‘hidden agenda’, says new ambassador
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
Copyright All rights reserved. The content of the website by swissinfo.ch is copyrighted. It is intended for private use only. Any other use of the website content beyond the use stipulated above, particularly the distribution, modification,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Scramble for Lucrative Rail TenderTHREE contracts worth over N$1,4 billion to supply 60 000 tonnes of railway mat
Scramble for Lucrative Rail Tender
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
THREE contracts worth over N$1,4 billion to supply 60 000 tonnes of railway materials to revamp the Walvis Bay-Tsumeb line attracted 225 bids. The tender was split into three and bidding companies will have to supply 20 000 tonnes per... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Firm Time Limit Set for Shift to DodomaDodoma — The government has issued a five-month time limit to undertake a mass
Firm Time Limit Set for Shift to Dodoma
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Dodoma — The government has issued a five-month time limit to undertake a mass exodus of all ministries and departments from Dar es Salaam to Dodoma designated capital beginning this month. The plan, which was recently announced by President John... Read more
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Radio Angulo
The U.S. Blockade of Cuba Remains in Full ForceAlthough positive steps have been taken to modify aspects of the US blockade of
The U.S. Blockade of Cuba Remains in Full Force
Radio Angulo / Posted 12 days ago
Although positive steps have been taken to modify aspects of the US blockade of Cuba, existing restrictions impede progress in the normalization of relations, and on September 14, the President reauthorized the 1917 Trading with the Enemy Act, the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
USAID/Fed Closing? What Are Its Sustainable Achievements in the Past Five Years?Food Enterprise Development (FED) was introduced in Liberia five years ago by i
USAID/Fed Closing? What Are Its Sustainable Achievements in the Past Five Years?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Food Enterprise Development (FED) was introduced in Liberia five years ago by its parent body, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), FED was hailed as a program that was destined to make a decisive difference in Liberian... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Mary Holm: Ethical investing well worth the effortWhat investing decision do you make when 'ethical' products are made with child
Mary Holm: Ethical investing well worth the effort
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 13 days ago
What investing decision do you make when 'ethical' products are made with child labour? Photo / AP The subject of ethical investing has been in the news lately in relation to tobacco and arms manufacturers. It is pretty easy to avoid direct... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions for Oral Answer - Thursday 15 September 2016Friday, 16 September 2016, 9:55 amPress Release: Office of the Clerk • ORAL QUE
Questions for Oral Answer - Thursday 15 September 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 14 days ago
Friday, 16 September 2016, 9:55 amPress Release: Office of the Clerk • ORAL QUESTIONSQUESTIONS TO MINISTERSEconomy—Reports1. DAVID BENNETT (National—Hamilton East) to the Minister of Finance: What... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 14 September 2016Thursday, 15 September 2016, 1:08 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk • ORAL Q
Questions & Answers - 14 September 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 15 days ago
Thursday, 15 September 2016, 1:08 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk • ORAL QUESTIONSQUESTIONS TO MINISTERSConfidence—Ministers1. Hon ANNETTE KING (Deputy Leader—Labour) to the Prime Minister: Does he have... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tourism Earnings On Upward Trend in June-AugustRevenue from the tourism sector and tourist arrivals have steadily increased by
Tourism Earnings On Upward Trend in June-August
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
Revenue from the tourism sector and tourist arrivals have steadily increased by 17 and 2.4 per cent respectively from June to August compared to the same period last year. A report by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism on the status of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Foreign Flights to Nigeria Forced to Refuel ElsewhereForeign airlines flying to Nigeria have started to refuel abroad to bypass pric
Foreign Flights to Nigeria Forced to Refuel Elsewhere
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Foreign airlines flying to Nigeria have started to refuel abroad to bypass pricey, and increasingly scarce, jet fuel as the oil producer battles a hard currency shortage that has made fuel available only at a very high price. It is the second blow... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Foreign Airlines in Nigeria Refuel in AccraForeign airlines flying to Nigeria have started to refuel in Accra and other pl
Foreign Airlines in Nigeria Refuel in Accra
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Foreign airlines flying to Nigeria have started to refuel in Accra and other places to avoid buying expensive and scarce jet fuel in Nigeria. The crash in the naira since a devaluation in June has led firms who market jet fuel locally, such as... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 13 September 2016Wednesday, 14 September 2016, 12:39 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk • ORAL
Questions & Answers - 13 September 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 16 days ago
Wednesday, 14 September 2016, 12:39 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk • ORAL QUESTIONSQUESTIONS TO MINISTERSMinisters—Confidence1. METIRIA TUREI (Co-Leader—Green) to the Prime Minister: E māia ana ki ōna... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Eritrea Is Building Its Own 'Type of Political System'Gebreab is the second most influential person in Eritrea. In an exclusive inter
Eritrea Is Building Its Own 'Type of Political System'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Gebreab is the second most influential person in Eritrea. In an exclusive interview, DW asked him about the large number of Eritreans fleeing the country and Asmara's relations with its foe Ethiopia. Last week, an official delegation from... Read more
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DW
Eritrea is building its own 'type of political system’ |Last week, an official delegation from Eritrea visited Berlin, to strengthen bi
Eritrea is building its own 'type of political system’ |
DW / Posted 16 days ago
Last week, an official delegation from Eritrea visited Berlin, to strengthen bilateral ties with Germany. The visit was seen as controversial, owing to several reports on human rights violations in the African country. DW talked with Yemane Gebreab,... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Foreign flights to Nigeria forced to refuel elsewhereAfrica's recession-hit biggest economy in a year that first saw the central ban
Foreign flights to Nigeria forced to refuel elsewhere
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 17 days ago
Africa's recession-hit biggest economy in a year that first saw the central bank make it almost impossible to repatriate profits from ticket sales as it tried to prevent a currency collapse. The crash in the naira since a devaluation in June has... Read more
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Market Watch
China economy rebounds on government spendingBEIJING--China's economy picked up steam last month, boosted by government infr
China economy rebounds on government spending
Market Watch / Posted 17 days ago
BEIJING--China's economy picked up steam last month, boosted by government infrastructure spending and property sales that are helping to stabilize growth. A slew of data points reported Tuesday -- from factory output to retail sales -- showed... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Foreign flights to Nigeria forced to refuel elsewhereLAGOS/ABUJA: Foreign airlines flying to Nigeria have started to refuel abroad t
Foreign flights to Nigeria forced to refuel elsewhere
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 17 days ago
LAGOS/ABUJA: Foreign airlines flying to Nigeria have started to refuel abroad to bypass pricey, and increasingly scarce, jet fuel as the oil producer battles a hard currency shortage that has made fuel available only at a very high price. It is the... Read more
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Reuters
Foreign flights to Nigeria forced to refuel elsewhereLAGOS/ABUJA Foreign airlines flying to Nigeria have started to refuel abroad to
Foreign flights to Nigeria forced to refuel elsewhere
Reuters / Posted 17 days ago
LAGOS/ABUJA Foreign airlines flying to Nigeria have started to refuel abroad to bypass pricey, and increasingly scarce, jet fuel as the oil producer battles a hard currency shortage that has made fuel available only at a very high price. It is the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Tincan Island Controller Raises the Bar On Trade FacilitationThe Customs Area Controller, Tincan Island Port, Comptroller Yusuf Bashar, said
Tincan Island Controller Raises the Bar On Trade Facilitation
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
The Customs Area Controller, Tincan Island Port, Comptroller Yusuf Bashar, said that he has put ideas in place to fast-track the concerted effort of the Nigeria Customs to ensure practical trade facilitation. He stated this at a stakeholders'... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
DHB candidates answer your questionsThe Hawke's Bay District Health Board has thousands of staff, a half-billion-do
DHB candidates answer your questions
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 18 days ago
The Hawke's Bay District Health Board has thousands of staff, a half-billion-dollar budget and is responsible for the region's health services. Hawke's Bay Today asked its 15 candidates the same four questions. LYNLEE AITCHESON-JOHNSON A previous... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Commuter Alert: 3 Tel Aviv Train Stations Close for 8 DaysThe railroad system in the Tel Aviv area is getting a major overhaul -- and com
Commuter Alert: 3 Tel Aviv Train Stations Close for 8 Days
The Jewish Press / Posted 18 days ago
The railroad system in the Tel Aviv area is getting a major overhaul -- and commuters must bite the bullet for the next eight days. The Israel Railways tracks running through downtown Tel Aviv, with Rt. 20 on either side.Photo Credit: Wikimedia... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Operators get specialised training as homestays boomHOMESTAYS in Sarawak are becoming very popular as alternative lodgings for holi
Operators get specialised training as homestays boom
The Borneo Post / Posted 19 days ago
HOMESTAYS in Sarawak are becoming very popular as alternative lodgings for holiday makers. And it’s most opportune that local homestay operators have been given specialised training to meet this popularity surge. In recent years the world over,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ojikutu - Basa Funds Should Be Used to Support Aviation IndustryJohn Ojikutu is Secretary of Aviation Round Table and a former Commandant of th
Ojikutu - Basa Funds Should Be Used to Support Aviation Industry
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
John Ojikutu is Secretary of Aviation Round Table and a former Commandant of the Murtala Muhammed International Airport, Lagos. In this interview with Chinedu Eze, he reasons that the Bilateral Air Service Agreement fund should be used to support the... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Hard timesa civil servant in his late forties doing stationary shopping in Fagallah, a Ca
Hard times
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 20 days ago
a civil servant in his late forties doing stationary shopping in Fagallah, a Cairo district traditionally known for offering inexpensive pens, notebooks and pencils that Egyptian pupils need to buy ahead of going back to school. Describing... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Egypt Eyes Further Chinese Investments in National Development Projects— Egypt seeks further Chinese investments in its ongoing national development p
Egypt Eyes Further Chinese Investments in National Development Projects
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
— Egypt seeks further Chinese investments in its ongoing national development projects, while considering China as one of the most important strategic partners, said Egyptian investment minister on Thursday. The minister Dalia Khorshid said in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Peterside - Maritime Security Requires PlanningThe Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency,
Peterside - Maritime Security Requires Planning
AllAfrica.com / Posted 20 days ago
The Director General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency, (NIMASA) Dr. Dakuku Peterside has stated that ensuring adequate security in the maritime industry requires a careful planning and stringent implementation. The DG stated... Read more
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dna
Government to soon make rear sensors on cars mandatoryThe government is planning to make rear sensors on all the road-ready vehicles
Government to soon make rear sensors on cars mandatory
dna / Posted 20 days ago
The government is planning to make rear sensors on all the road-ready vehicles mandatory, in yet another move to improve the road safety in India. There are about 50,000 fatal accidents that take place in the country annually. The government said... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 8 September 2016Friday, 9 September 2016, 9:20 amPress Release: Office of the Clerk • ORAL QUES
Questions & Answers - 8 September 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 days ago
Friday, 9 September 2016, 9:20 amPress Release: Office of the Clerk • ORAL QUESTIONSQUESTIONS TO MINISTERSEconomy—Performance and Support for Vulnerable New Zealanders1. CHRIS BISHOP (National) to the Minister of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
IDBZ Reveals Plan to Boost InfrastructureFormer African Development Bank executive, Thomas Sakala (TS), was last year ap
IDBZ Reveals Plan to Boost Infrastructure
AllAfrica.com / Posted 21 days ago
Former African Development Bank executive, Thomas Sakala (TS), was last year appointed chief executive officer (CEO) of the Infrastructure Development Bank of Zimbabwe (IDBZ). The experienced banker sits at the centre of an institution whose mandate... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Edo 2016 - Igbinedion and the Non-Performance FablesThis is election season in Edo State and it turns out that the so-called progre
Edo 2016 - Igbinedion and the Non-Performance Fables
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
This is election season in Edo State and it turns out that the so-called progressives in attempting to gain advantage over the PDP, have chosen to stand history and truth on their heads. The situation is not helped by a fawning and uncritical media.... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
State to Introduce New Border Control MeasuresThe federal government of Nigeria is in the process of introducing a new border
State to Introduce New Border Control Measures
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
The federal government of Nigeria is in the process of introducing a new border control and immigration system to combat both local and international terrorism, the Minister of Interior, Abdulrahman Dambazau, has disclosed. The minister made this... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 6 September 2016Tuesday, 6 September 2016, 5:34 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk • ORAL QUE
Questions & Answers - 6 September 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 days ago
Tuesday, 6 September 2016, 5:34 pmPress Release: Office of the Clerk • ORAL QUESTIONSQUESTIONS TO MINISTERSHousing—Dwelling Consents1. ANDREW LITTLE (Leader—Labour) to the Prime Minister: Does he stand by his... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Top major NZ engineering projects were recognised at awardsHolmes Fire for the client Isaac Theatre Royal 2. Tuvalu Borrow Pits Remediati
Top major NZ engineering projects were recognised at awards
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 24 days ago
Holmes Fire for the client Isaac Theatre Royal 2. Tuvalu Borrow Pits Remediation by Calibre Consulting for the client the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade 3. Canterbury Geotechnical Database by Tonkin & Taylor for the client the Ministry of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Vote for the New Zealand Tourism Awards People's Choice and win a mystery breakThe finalists in the 2016 New Zealand Tourism Awards are a shining example of w
Vote for the New Zealand Tourism Awards People's Choice and win a mystery break
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 24 days ago
The finalists in the 2016 New Zealand Tourism Awards are a shining example of why our tourism industry is enjoying record growth. Run by Tourism Industry Aotearoa, these prestigious awards celebrate the $30 billion tourism industry's success and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Cargo supremacy: Jury still out on roads vs railwaysThe plans to decarbonise Indian transport sector by carting a larger share of f
Cargo supremacy: Jury still out on roads vs railways
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
The plans to decarbonise Indian transport sector by carting a larger share of freight traffic on railways instead of roads doesn't have any global success to lean on. The rail ministry wants to capture at least 45 per cent of the total freight... Read more
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heraldscotland
May accused of backsliding on immigration after rejecting points-based system"Given that myself and others also campaigned for a migration system that would
May accused of backsliding on immigration after rejecting points-based system
heraldscotland / Posted 24 days ago
"Given that myself and others also campaigned for a migration system that would treat all who wanted to come equally, any preference for EU nationals would be totally unacceptable "If the Establishment think they can stitch-up Brexit then they... Read more
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