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  • How the U.S. helps partners tackle illegal fishing

    By ShareAmerica  The United States is helping partner nations combat illegal fishing to preserve food supplies, improve local economies and protect ecosystems. The U.S. Coast Guard recently assisted the Pacific island nations of the Federated States of Micronesia, the Marshall Islands and Palau in enforcing illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing. The effort helped partner nations improve […]

    Vice President Harris outlines ‘optimistic vision’ for Indo-Pacific

    By Leigh Hartman The United States is committed to a free and open Indo-Pacific, with security and prosperity for all nations, Vice President Harris said. In a major speech in Singapore August 24, Harris outlined an “optimistic vision” for the Indo-Pacific region based on partnerships between nations committed to freedom of navigation, trade, human rights and sustainable […]

    Wildfires continue to rip through Greek island of Evia with strong winds driving flames towards villages

    Wildfires are continuing to rip through the Greek island of Evia with strong winds driving flames towards villages. More than 2,000 people have already been evacuated from the island, many of those by ferry. A number of wildfires have struck the country in recent days. One blaze in the northern suburb of Athens is said […]

    Indian student found dead in his university room in China

    A 20-year-old Indian student studying in a university in the Chinese city of Tianjin, 100 kms from capital Beijing has been found dead in his room, officials said in Beijing on Monday. Aman Nagsen, who hailed from Gaya in Bihar, was a student of Business Studies in the Tianjin Foreign Studies University. He was found […]

    Regular freight train service starts between India, Bangladesh on revived Haldibari-Chilahati rail route

    In a significant boost to connectivity between India and Bangladesh, a goods train loaded with stone chips in 30 wagons arrived at Chilahati in Bangladesh from India on Sunday afternoon through the Haldibari-Chilahati route. The train was dispatched from the Damdim station of the Northeast Frontier railway late on Saturday night. This rail route has […]

    Abu Dhabi Health Services Company Announces the Opening of the SEHA COVID-19 Drive-Through Services Center in Rabdan

    Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi Health Services Company, (SEHA), the UAE’s largest healthcare network, announced the opening of a new COVID-19 drive-through services center in Rabdan area in Abu Dhabi. The new center is composed of 6 tracks; 2 for vaccination and 4 for nasal swabs and DPI laser-based testing with a capacity of 200 vaccinations […]

    S.Korea logs record jump in daily COVID cases, raises Seoul curbs to top level

    South Korea will raise anti-coronavirus restrictions to the highest level in Seoul and some neighbouring regions for two weeks from Monday, Prime Minister Kim Boo-kyum said on Friday, after new COVID-19 cases climbed to a daily record for the second day running. The country reported 1,316 new COVID-19 cases as of midnight Thursday, up from […]

    Seha Wins The 7th International Best Practice Competition

    Abu Dhabi: Abu Dhabi Health Services Company, (SEHA), the UAE’s largest healthcare network, has won the 7th International Best Practice Competition for their COVID-19 Drive-Through Screening Centers project, managed by Ambulatory Health Services (AHS), part of the SEHA network. The competition, organized by Business Performance Improvement Resource (BPIR) and the Centre for Organizational Excellence Research, […]

    Hong Kong’s last remaining pro-democracy newspaper Apple Daily shuts amid severe crackdown from Beijing

    Hong Kong’s pro-democracy newspaper The Apple Daily published its last edition yesterday as it was forced to end a 26-year journey amid a national security crackdown that froze the company’s funds. The newspaper said it was forced to cease operations after police froze 2.3 million dollars of its assets, searched its office and arrested five […]

    Nigerian Govt creates its account on Indian microblogging platform ‘Koo’

    The Nigerian Government created its account on Indian microblogging platform Koo, days after the African country banned Twitter. Koo co-founder Aprameya Radhakrishna welcomed the government onboard the platform. He said on Thursday that, a very warm welcome to the official handle of the Government of Nigeria on @kooindia. Nigeria on June 5 banned Twitter after […]