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The Globe and Mail
Exploring Myanmar, one of the last true travel frontiersplane, a beat-up propeller number so old it has ashtrays built in, rattles its
Exploring Myanmar, one of the last true travel frontiers
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
plane, a beat-up propeller number so old it has ashtrays built in, rattles its way toward Rangoon’s airport, seat cushions and armrests falling into the aisles and overhead compartments bursting open. The engines sound wrong. With each inexplicable... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Can Hadiza Bala Usman Make a Difference At NPA?Ms. Hadiza Bala Usman who has promised to make NPA a model agency. Eromosele Ab
Can Hadiza Bala Usman Make a Difference At NPA?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
Ms. Hadiza Bala Usman who has promised to make NPA a model agency. Eromosele Abiodun wonders if the new NPA boss is capable of turning the NPA around. When the new Managing Director of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Ms. Hadiza Bala Usman... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fight Over Museveni's Business Bailout MoneyOn July 9, President Yoweri Museveni summoned top officials from the Ministry o
Fight Over Museveni's Business Bailout Money
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
On July 9, President Yoweri Museveni summoned top officials from the Ministry of Finance, the Central Bank and Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) for a meeting at State House, Entebbe. Amongst those who attended what has been described as a high stakes... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Coulton’s catch upThe Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) has formally declared the result for
Coulton’s catch up
Daily Liberal / Posted 2 days ago
The Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) has formally declared the result for the division of Parkes for the 45th Parliament, confirming my re-election as the Federal Member for Parkes. AEC Declaration Federal Member for Parkes, Mark Coulton, with... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
$30k travel bill for new bossGCSB chief tables expenses two months into job alongside those of other public
$30k travel bill for new boss
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
GCSB chief tables expenses two months into job alongside those of other public execs. Andrew Hampton says his arrival has coincided with a series of annual meetings on the GCSB calendar. Picture / Mark Mitchell The GCSB director has racked up a... Read more
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The New Yorker
What It Takes to Clean the GangesThe Ganges River begins in the Himalayas, roughly three hundred miles north of
What It Takes to Clean the Ganges
The New Yorker / Posted 3 days ago
The Ganges River begins in the Himalayas, roughly three hundred miles north of Delhi and five miles south of India’s border with Tibet, where it emerges from an ice cave called Gaumukh (the Cow’s Mouth) and is known as the Bhagirathi. Eleven miles... Read more
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Japan Today
Japan's South Sudan ambassador spending nights in SDF camp ‹ Japan TodayJapan’s ambassador to South Sudan is staying at night in a facility of the Japa
Japan's South Sudan ambassador spending nights in SDF camp ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 3 days ago
Japan’s ambassador to South Sudan is staying at night in a facility of the Japanese Self-Defense Forces taking part in a United Nations peacekeeping operation in the capital Juba for his own safety amid ongoing unrest, sources close to the matter... Read more
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chroniclelive
Why the Northern Powerhouse can now be stronger than everMedia pundits, determined to make the issue personal to George Osborne and ampl
Why the Northern Powerhouse can now be stronger than ever
chroniclelive / Posted 4 days ago
Media pundits, determined to make the issue personal to George Osborne and amplifying perceived differences with the new Prime Minister, claimed it was dead. A Guardian writer tweeting “RIP Northern Powerhouse”, (when the Guardian said that I knew it... Read more
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dna
New UK finance minister Philip Hammond to face Brexit grilling at G20minister Philip Hammond will this week face calls from anxious peers around the
New UK finance minister Philip Hammond to face Brexit grilling at G20
dna / Posted 4 days ago
minister Philip Hammond will this week face calls from anxious peers around the world to explain how his country can pull off a smooth exit from the European Union and minimise the damage to the fragile global economy. A month after the Brexit... Read more
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Reuters
New UK finance minister Hammond to face Brexit grilling at G20Britain's new Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, waits to greet U.S.
New UK finance minister Hammond to face Brexit grilling at G20
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
Britain's new Chancellor of the Exchequer, Philip Hammond, waits to greet U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew, at number 11 Downing Street in London, Britain July 14, 2016. LONDON Britain's new finance minister Philip Hammond will this week face calls... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Inland Ports to Save Importers N100 Billion in Freight CostThe federal government's efforts at making Baro Port in Niger State and other p
Inland Ports to Save Importers N100 Billion in Freight Cost
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
The federal government's efforts at making Baro Port in Niger State and other ports on the River Niger, such as the Lokoja and Oguta ports viable for shipment of cargoes within the country, particularly to the northern part, will save Nigeria a... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Middle East Strategic Outlook – July 2016Map of the Middle East; Israel surrounded by the neighborhood 'bullies'{Origina
Middle East Strategic Outlook – July 2016
The Jewish Press / Posted 5 days ago
Map of the Middle East; Israel surrounded by the neighborhood 'bullies'{Originally posted to the Gatestone InstituteWebsite}Saudi Arabia Approval of the National Transformation Plan The Saudi Cabinet approved (June 6) the National Transformation... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Green coalition urge Greg Clark to commit to EU 2020 energy targets An alliance of trade bodies, pressure groups and NGOS has called upon the new
Green coalition urge Greg Clark to commit to EU 2020 energy targets
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 6 days ago
An alliance of trade bodies, pressure groups and NGOS has called upon the new Department of Business Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) head to give assurances that the... Read more
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Northern Echo
New man moves into Northern Powerhouse as Stockton MP James Wharton is moved asideThere was concern that the project could be derailed following the sacking of C
New man moves into Northern Powerhouse as Stockton MP James Wharton is moved aside
Northern Echo / Posted 7 days ago
There was concern that the project could be derailed following the sacking of Chancellor George Osborne, who launched the idea, but Andrew Percy, MP for Brigg and Goole and the Isle of Axholme has been confirmed as the new Northern Powerhouse... Read more
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Northern Echo
No mention of Northern Powerhouse as new PM moves Stockton MP James WhartonGeorge Hollingbery moved from the whips' office to become Mrs May's parliamenta
No mention of Northern Powerhouse as new PM moves Stockton MP James Wharton
Northern Echo / Posted 7 days ago
George Hollingbery moved from the whips' office to become Mrs May's parliamentary private secretary. Former foreign minister Hugo Swire has quipped that sacked allies of David Cameron were like condemned prisoners sent to the guillotine during the... Read more
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The Manila Times
UPDATE International flights to Turkey suspended after coup attemptJuly 17, 2016 1:06 pm [ATTENTION – UPDATES with FAA statement, Lufthansa to re
UPDATE International flights to Turkey suspended after coup attempt
The Manila Times / Posted 7 days ago
July 17, 2016 1:06 pm [ATTENTION – UPDATES with FAA statement, Lufthansa to resume flights Sunday] WASHINGTON: Many international flights to Turkey were cancelled Saturday despite... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
International flights to Turkey suspended after coup attemptWASHINGTON: Many international flights to Turkey were cancelled on Saturday (Ju
International flights to Turkey suspended after coup attempt
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
WASHINGTON: Many international flights to Turkey were cancelled on Saturday (Jul 16) despite efforts by the Ankara authorities to get life back to normal following an abortive coup attempt. The US government said it had suspended all flights to... Read more
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Rappler
International flights to Turkey suspended after coup attemptWASHINGTON DC, USA – Many international flights to Turkey were cancelled on Sat
International flights to Turkey suspended after coup attempt
Rappler / Posted 8 days ago
WASHINGTON DC, USA – Many international flights to Turkey were cancelled on Saturday, July 16, despite efforts by the Ankara authorities to get life back to normal following an abortive coup attempt. The US government said it has suspended all... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
International flights to Turkey suspended after coup attempt Many international flights to Turkey were cancelled Saturday despite efforts
International flights to Turkey suspended after coup attempt
Manila Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
Many international flights to Turkey were cancelled Saturday despite efforts by the Ankara authorities to get life back to normal following an abortive coup attempt. The US government... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
International flights to Turkey suspended after coup attemptWASHINGTON - Many international flights to Turkey were cancelled Saturday despi
International flights to Turkey suspended after coup attempt
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
WASHINGTON - Many international flights to Turkey were cancelled Saturday despite efforts by the Ankara authorities to get life back to normal following an abortive coup attempt. People wait for flights in Barajas, near Madrid on July 16, 2016 as... Read more
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International Business Times
More familiar faces are out as Theresa May's brutal government reshuffle continues However, not every Cameron-Osborne appointment has departed; Matt Hancock and G
More familiar faces are out as Theresa May's brutal government reshuffle continues
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
However, not every Cameron-Osborne appointment has departed; Matt Hancock and Greg Hands are clinging on in new roles, as minister for digital policy and a junior international trade minister respectively. In other junior ministerial appointments,... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The Roots of The Russian Purge of the Baltic Fleet AdmiralsOn the 29th of June Putin's Ministry of Defence suddenly announced it was firin
The Roots of The Russian Purge of the Baltic Fleet Admirals
Op-Ed News / Posted 8 days ago
On the 29th of June Putin's Ministry of Defence suddenly announced it was firing 50 naval officers, including Vice Admiral Viktor Kravchuk and chief of staff Rear Admiral Sergei Popov. They were both fired for cause, as were several other unnamed... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Governmentreforms has quit the Government with a broadside against its policy record on t
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Government
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 8 days ago
reforms has quit the Government with a broadside against its policy record on the issue. Ros Altmann was made a peer and appointed minister for pensions following last year's general election after coming to prominence as an independent... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Governmentreforms has quit the Government with a broadside against its policy record on t
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Government
Kingston Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
reforms has quit the Government with a broadside against its policy record on the issue. Ros Altmann was made a peer and appointed minister for pensions following last year's general election after coming to prominence as an independent... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Governmentreforms has quit the Government with a broadside against its policy record on t
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Government
Oxford Mail / Posted 8 days ago
reforms has quit the Government with a broadside against its policy record on the issue. Ros Altmann was made a peer and appointed minister for pensions following last year's general election after coming to prominence as an independent... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Governmentreforms has quit the Government with a broadside against its policy record on t
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Government
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
reforms has quit the Government with a broadside against its policy record on the issue. Ros Altmann was made a peer and appointed minister for pensions following last year's general election after coming to prominence as an independent... Read more
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Gazette News
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Governmentreforms has quit the Government with a broadside against its policy record on t
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Government
Gazette News / Posted 8 days ago
reforms has quit the Government with a broadside against its policy record on the issue. Ros Altmann was made a peer and appointed minister for pensions following last year's general election after coming to prominence as an independent... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Government « Shropshire StarRos Altmann was made a peer and appointed minister for pensions following last
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Government « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 8 days ago
Ros Altmann was made a peer and appointed minister for pensions following last year's general election after coming to prominence as an independent advocate for older people's rights, but said her efforts to improve policy had been thwarted by... Read more
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Harrow Times
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Governmentreforms has quit the Government with a broadside against its policy record on t
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Government
Harrow Times / Posted 8 days ago
reforms has quit the Government with a broadside against its policy record on the issue. Ros Altmann was made a peer and appointed minister for pensions following last year's general election after coming to prominence as an independent... Read more
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This is West Country
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Governmentreforms has quit the Government with a broadside against its policy record on t
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Government
This is West Country / Posted 8 days ago
reforms has quit the Government with a broadside against its policy record on the issue. Ros Altmann was made a peer and appointed minister for pensions following last year's general election after coming to prominence as an independent... Read more
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Express and Star
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Government « Express & StarRos Altmann was made a peer and appointed minister for pensions following last
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Government « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 8 days ago
Ros Altmann was made a peer and appointed minister for pensions following last year's general election after coming to prominence as an independent advocate for older people's rights, but said her efforts to improve policy had been thwarted by... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Governmentreforms has quit the Government with a broadside against its policy record on t
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Government
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
reforms has quit the Government with a broadside against its policy record on the issue. Ros Altmann was made a peer and appointed minister for pensions following last year's general election after coming to prominence as an independent... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Governmentreforms has quit the Government with a broadside against its policy record on t
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Government
Croydon Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
reforms has quit the Government with a broadside against its policy record on the issue. Ros Altmann was made a peer and appointed minister for pensions following last year's general election after coming to prominence as an independent... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Governmentreforms has quit the Government with a broadside against its policy record on t
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Government
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 8 days ago
reforms has quit the Government with a broadside against its policy record on the issue. Ros Altmann was made a peer and appointed minister for pensions following last year's general election after coming to prominence as an independent... Read more
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Northern Echo
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the GovernmentMeanwhile, Brexit-backing Penny Mordaunt was moved from the Ministry of Defence
Pensions expert Ros Altmann leaves the Government
Northern Echo / Posted 8 days ago
Meanwhile, Brexit-backing Penny Mordaunt was moved from the Ministry of Defence to become a minister of state for Work and Pensions, with her previous role going to Mike Penning, formerly at the Home Office. And some proteges of former Chancellor... Read more
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Business Standard India
As Hyderabad ORR project completes, Telangana govt seeks to utilise foreign exchange saving of Yen loanSo far, about Rs 5,300 cr was spent on the 159-km long outer ring road project,
As Hyderabad ORR project completes, Telangana govt seeks to utilise foreign exchange saving of Yen loan
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
So far, about Rs 5,300 cr was spent on the 159-km long outer ring road project, which had changed the profile of the city Construction of the main... Read more
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Scotsman
PM May swings axe in bold and brutal reshuffle of Cabinet Theresa May arrived at Downing Street to appoint her new Cabinet. Picture: Get
PM May swings axe in bold and brutal reshuffle of Cabinet
Scotsman / Posted 10 days ago
Theresa May arrived at Downing Street to appoint her new Cabinet. Picture: Getty Theresa May spent the first full day of her premiership clearing out her ministerial team in a sweeping... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
DECC abolished as part of major ministerial overhaul DECC has been abolished by new Prime Minister Theresa May, with UK energy pol
DECC abolished as part of major ministerial overhaul
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 10 days ago
DECC has been abolished by new Prime Minister Theresa May, with UK energy policy set to be merged into a new ministry called the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy. The news... Read more
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The News and Star
Liz Truss replaces Michael Gove as Justice SecretaryMichael Gove has been replaced as Justice Secretary by Liz Truss, who becomes t
Liz Truss replaces Michael Gove as Justice Secretary
The News and Star / Posted 10 days ago
Michael Gove has been replaced as Justice Secretary by Liz Truss, who becomes the first female Lord Chancellor in the thousand-year history of the role. Ms Truss was one of two Cabinet women to be promoted on the second day of appointments to... Read more
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The Mining Journal
The calendarAlcoholics Anonymous - Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Chu
The calendar
The Mining Journal / Posted 10 days ago
Alcoholics Anonymous - Early Bird meeting, 7-8 a.m., First United Methodist Church, Marquette. Handicapped accessible. Call AA Hotline at 249-4430. For a complete AA meetings list visit www.aa-marquettecounty.org. Marquette County Health Department... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Liz Truss replaces Michael Gove as Justice SecretaryMichael Gove has been replaced as Justice Secretary by Liz Truss, who becomes t
Liz Truss replaces Michael Gove as Justice Secretary
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 10 days ago
Michael Gove has been replaced as Justice Secretary by Liz Truss, who becomes the first female Lord Chancellor in the thousand-year history of the role. Ms Truss was one of two Cabinet women to be promoted on the second day of appointments to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
UN Seeks Effective Trade Liberalisation for Africa's Economic GrowthExpressing concerns over the low level of intra-African trade, the United Natio
UN Seeks Effective Trade Liberalisation for Africa's Economic Growth
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Expressing concerns over the low level of intra-African trade, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) has emphasised the need for African countries to embrace the full benefits of the Continental Free Trade Area (CFTA) to... Read more
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The Star
AirAsia's Fernandes: Airport tax hike regressive; hinders economic, job growthlow-cost carrier AirAsia Bhd contends that raising the airport tax for passenge
AirAsia's Fernandes: Airport tax hike regressive; hinders economic, job growth
The Star / Posted 10 days ago
low-cost carrier AirAsia Bhd contends that raising the airport tax for passengers using KLIA2 would be a regressive step and hamper economic growth of the country. AirAsia group chief executive Tan Sri Tony Fernandes said that a proposal to... Read more
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Northern Echo
PM Theresa May promises 'country which works for all' - latest on cabinet appointmentsTheresa May has appointed Amber Rudd to replace her at the Home Office and ally
PM Theresa May promises 'country which works for all' - latest on cabinet appointments
Northern Echo / Posted 10 days ago
Theresa May has appointed Amber Rudd to replace her at the Home Office and ally Philip Hammond becomes the Chancellor of the Exchequer. George Osborne, whose career was inextricably linked with Mr Cameron's fortunes, has left government amid claims... Read more
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DW
Defending lands, indigenous group fights dams in Brazil's Amazon |has problems sleeping at night. At 58, he feels again the fear he knew in 1989,
Defending lands, indigenous group fights dams in Brazil's Amazon |
DW / Posted 11 days ago
has problems sleeping at night. At 58, he feels again the fear he knew in 1989, when he had heard about the construction of a hydropower dam on the Tapajós River in the Brazilian state of Para for the first time. Nearly 25 years later, the days... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Moves to Curb Forest Loss Linked to Chinese Investmentthe government is hoping a new association it has set up for Chinese firms expl
Moves to Curb Forest Loss Linked to Chinese Investment
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
the government is hoping a new association it has set up for Chinese firms exploiting forests will strengthen links with officials and enable those companies to work within the law. Every night, trucks laden with logs negotiate hundreds of... Read more
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Business Wire
NTT Communications Launches Digi-Path Premier Internet Service for Enterprises in Yangon, MyanmarTOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the ICT solut
NTT Communications Launches Digi-Path Premier Internet Service for Enterprises in Yangon, Myanmar
Business Wire / Posted 11 days ago
TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the ICT solutions and international communications business within the NTT (NYSE: NTT) Group, announced today that it has received a network service license from Myanmar’s Ministry of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Geingob to Address Botswana ParleyNamibian counterpart Dr. Hage Geingob, on a two-day state visit to Botswana fro
Geingob to Address Botswana Parley
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Namibian counterpart Dr. Hage Geingob, on a two-day state visit to Botswana from 11 to 12 July 2016. A statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation on Friday said the two Presidents will deliberate on bilateral,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Amaechi, Enelamah for Nigeria Investment Road Show in LondonNigeria's Minister of Trade & Investment, Okechukwu Enelamah, is to lead a trad
Amaechi, Enelamah for Nigeria Investment Road Show in London
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Nigeria's Minister of Trade & Investment, Okechukwu Enelamah, is to lead a trade delegation from Nigeria for a four-day trade and investment road show in London scheduled for July 11 to 15. The trade and investment road show, organised by the UK... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Chamber slams MasWings for delaysLabuan: Chairman of Labuan Chinese Chamber of Commerce (LCCC) Datuk Wong Kii Hi
Chamber slams MasWings for delays
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 12 days ago
Labuan: Chairman of Labuan Chinese Chamber of Commerce (LCCC) Datuk Wong Kii Hii ticked-off MASWings for its "regular delays" in flights in the Labuan-KK sector. If the domestic air carrier doesn't pull up its socks and provide service befitting the... Read more
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