Daily Archives: September 21, 2018

Humanitarian Affairs Chief Decries Widespread Famine in Yemen, Urging Immediate Security Council Action to Prevent ‘Massive’ Loss of Life, Economic Collapse

Permanent Representative Says Houthi-Controlled Areas Plagued by Crime, Violence

Against a “bleak” landscape in Yemen marred by a worsening humanitarian crisis, intensified fighting and attacks cutting off vital food and …

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesman for the Secretary-General.

**India

I have a trip to announce:  The Secretary-General will travel …

Bombardier Delivers First 90-seat Q400 Aircraft to SpiceJet

  • SpiceJet becomes the first airline to take advantage of the Q400 aircraft’s increased profit potential

TORONTO, Sept. 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier Commercial Aircraft today announced the delivery of

Bombardier livre le premier avion Q400 de 90 places à SpiceJet

  • SpiceJet devient le premier transporteur aérien à tirer parti du potentiel de bénéfice accru du Q400

TORONTO, 21 sept. 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier Avions commerciaux a annoncé aujourd’hui la

The Canton Fair, China Southern and Turkish Airlines Team-up to Welcome the World to ‘Discover More’ at the 124th China Import and Export Fair

GUANGZHOU, China, Sept. 21, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The China Import and Export Fair (Canton Fair) announced an expansion in their offering to buyers with the signing of travel partnership deals

President Emmanuel Macron and Prime Minister Erna Solberg to Join Bill and Melinda Gates at Goalkeepers Events in New York City

Additional participants include Amina J. Mohammed, Graça Machel, David Miliband,  Loyiso Madinga, and Kailash Satyarthi;

Second annual Goalkeepers event to focus on the power of youth to drive global progress

UK Envoy Calls for Transparency in S. Sudan

Chris Trott, the U.K. special representative for Sudan and South Sudan, says the parties involved in the conflict in South Sudan have a chance to show their commitment to peace …

Kenya Lifts Ban on Lesbian Love Tale, in Time for Oscar Nominations

A Kenyan court on Friday temporarily lifted a ban on the movie Rafiki. Justice Wilfrida Okwany said that during a seven-day period, the film, a lesbian love story produced in …