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Japan's Pacific Islands strategy counters a rising China

lowyinterpreter.org - By Jenny Hayward-Jones, Director of the Lowy Institute's Melanesia Program, and Philippa Brant, a Research Associate at the Lowy Institute. Japan held its 7th meeting with Pacific Islands Leaders (...

Nevada - All Districts

tradesupportsjobs.com - The graphs on this page reflect 2013 merchandise export statistics and 2013 services export statistics compiled and made publicly available by the U.S. Department of Commerce. The merchandise data ...

Join FRIDA's Advisory Committee

youngfeministfund.org - Posted by on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 · Leave a Comment  Since its founding, FRIDA has relied on a Global Committee of Advisors made up of mostly young feminist activists from all over the world. Th...

Arms Trade Treaty - UNRCPD

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unrcpd.org - The global trade in conventional arms now has international standards regulating the estimated annual US$70 billion business. After years of effort, the UN General Assembly adopted a historic Arms ...

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Pacific should brace for hike in fuel prices: SPC

radionz.co.nz - Next story in Pacific: Bougainville vote counting begins

Singaporeans value families: Survey

channelnewsasia.com - SINGAPORE: Singaporeans value families - they want to get married, have children and feel a strong sense of filial piety. However, statistics released by the Social and Family Development Ministry ...

Infrastructure Australia audit reveals huge challenge of city sustainability

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eco-business.com - We’ll be using way more public transport and road-based travel, travelling will take longer and infrastructure emissions are set to grow by 2031, a new report has found. Infrastructure Australia’s ...

Boustead reports Q4 profit drop as oil slump hit business

straitstimes.com - SINGAPORE - Boustead Singapore reported a lower net profit for the fourth quarter and full year, as earnings were affected by the choppy economic environment. Net profit for the mainboard-listed in...

amwalalghad :: China-led Lender adds Urgency to Japan's Pursuit of Pan-Pacific Trade Pact

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amwalalghad.com - China's drive to create a Beijing-led Asian development bank seen as a threat to U.S. and Japanese regional clout is adding to a sense of urgency among Japanese officials keen to get a 12-nation pa...

UN climate fund gears up to deploy cash after Japan inks pledge

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eco-business.com - The UN’s Green Climate Fund can start deciding where to deploy its cash following the signing of an agreement with the Japanese government that means it will have enough money to begin operating. T...

3 sites launched under Industrial Government Land Sales programme

channelnewsasia.com - SINGAPORE: JTC Corporation has launched two Confirmed List sites and one Reserve List site under the first half 2015 Industrial Government Land Sales programme. Under the Confirmed List, the 0.6 ha...

Wang Shi

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apcsummit.org - Mr. Wang Shi is the Chairman and Founder of China Vanke Co., Ltd. Wang founded Vanke in 1984 and led it to grow into the world’s largest residential home developer and China’s pioneer in green home...

Tough operating environment clips Singapore market

straitstimes.com - SINGAPORE - The Singapore market continues to have its wings clipped by the tough operating environment, according to a recent report by Credit Suisse Private Banking and Wealth Management. Head of...

Singapore industrial output falls 8.7% y-o-y in April, largest fall in over 2 years

businesstimes.com.sg - A HUGE drop in pharmaceutical output last month sent Singapore's manufacturing output plunging 8.7 per cent year-on-year in April. This decline, industrial production's steepest since February 2013...

Pacific trade deal or no, Japan eyes US gas riches

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criticalinfrastructuredaily.com - The Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal could accelerate and expand energy US-Japan energy trade as Japan looks to fill a gap left by a nuclear power ban. But with or without TPP, analysts say Jap...

The importance of money transfer operators and the issue of de-risking in the Pacific Islands

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blogs.afi-global.org - The issue of de-risking and the related impact on remittances has arisen recently at a series of high-level conferences and forums across the Alliance for Financial Inclusion (AFI) Network. During ...

Free pre-peak travel on MRT extended for another year

todayonline.com - SINGAPORE — Commuters who tap out at 18 designated MRT stations before 7.45am on weekdays can continue to get free travel on the rail network for another year, announced the Land Transport Authorit...

Train and bus services extended on eve of Vesak Day

channelnewsasia.com - SINGAPORE: Some train and bus services will be extended on the eve of Vesak Day (May 31), said transport operator SMRT. Train services on the North-South, East-West, Circle Lines and Bukit Panjang ...

Fewer complaints on renovation firms: Case

news.asiaone.com - Fewer brickbats have been thrown at renovation contractors and firms in recent years, even as more new flats are built. Complaints about renovations dropped from 1,779 in 2013 to 1,462 last year, a...

For foreign lenders, Myanmar is no zero-sum game

business.asiaone.com - SINGAPORE  -  A Foreign bank setting up a branch in Yangon must take its first step together with eight other lenders, all eager to tap a country that has been in isolation for more than 50 years. ...

PART 1: Q1. How can we ensure a more inclusive, localized approach to humanitarian action?

worldhumanitariansummit.org - Thank you to all our contributors who participated in the first two weeks of the online consultation. This is a summary of the responses to this question to date, intended to stimulate further refl...

Total merchandise trade declines for third straight quarter: IE Singapore

channelnewsasia.com - SINGAPORE: The first quarter of 2015 saw year-on-year increases in growth for non-oil domestic exports (NODX) and non-oil re-exports (NORX). announced International Enterprise (IE) Singapore in a m...

Singapore's Q1 non-oil domestic exports up 4.8% from a year ago

businesstimes.com.sg - Singapore's non-oil domestic exports put on their best quarterly showing in three years with a 4.8 per cent year on year growth in the first three months of 2015, compared to the 0.5 per cent rise ...

Earthquakes @ GA — Earthquake Details

ga.gov.au - Western Indian-Antarctic Ridge. Magnitude: 5.2 (Mb) Depth: 13 km Tsunamigenic: Not available Date and Time UTC: 25 May 2015 @ 17:48:44 Sydney Time: 26 May 2015 @ 03:48:44 (AEST) Location Coordinate...

March tourist arrivals fall 7.4%, hurting hotel rates

todayonline.com - SINGAPORE — Tourist arrivals in March fell 7.4 per cent to 1.2 million from a year ago, fuelled by a sharp drop in Chinese and Indonesian holidaymakers, said the Singapore Tourism Board (STB) yeste...

Annual UN forum in Bangkok to tackle new sustainable development agenda, support for Pacific countries

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unescap.org - A half-dozen leaders from the Pacific and other high-level officials from around Asia and the Pacific will convene in Bangkok this week for the annual United Nations regional development policy for...

Japan export growth dips as Chinese demand slows

todayonline.com - TOKYO — Japan’s exports rose last month from April a year earlier, led by car shipments to the United States, but the pace of growth slowed from March in a worrying portent for external demand as a...

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