Daily Archives: November 7, 2019

Trip.com Group and TripAdvisor Announce Strategic Partnership

SHANGHAI and NEEDHAM, Mass., Nov. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Trip.com Group Limited (Nasdaq: TCOM) (“Trip.com Group”, formerly known as Ctrip.com International Ltd. (Nasdaq: CTRP)) and TripAdvisor, Inc. (Nasdaq: TRIP) (“TripAdvisor”) …

Nine African Countries Agree to Begin Journey Towards Pooled Procurement to Increase Their Access to Affordable Life-Saving Vaccines

Nine middle-income countries in Africa have agreed to work towards pooled procurement mechanisms by first sharing vital information on their vaccine purchasing practices, including the prices they pay and their …

Ministry Urges Collaboration of All Stakeholders to Make Science Culture

Cooperation among professional associations, academia and other stakeholders is crucial to make science a culture and ensure development, according to Ministry of Science and Higher Education.

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AU Stresses Use of Science, Technology to Improve Productivity and Mitigate Climate Change

Science, technology and innovation are crucial to improve productivity of agriculture and enhance the capacity for adaptation and mitigation of climate change, AU official said today.

Addressing the 5th plenary …

Genale Dawa Hydropower Project to be Operational after 2 Months

Addis Ababa The Genale Dawa III hydropower project, being built in the southeastern part of Ethiopia, will be fully operational after two months, the Ethiopian Electric Power (EEP) said.

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Ethiopia, Egypt, Sudan Agree to Reach Agreement by January

Addis Ababa The foreign ministers of Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan agreed to work towards reaching an agreement by January regarding the filling and operation of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam …

First Committee Defers Action on Text Proposing Move to Geneva, while Approving 9 Draft Resolutions

Amid divergence on cybersecurity and other critical areas, some delegates called for a return to consensus, as the First Committee (Disarmament and International Security) today approved nine draft resolutions and …

Speakers in General Assembly Urge United States to Repeal Embargo Against Cuba, Criticizing Trump Administration for Intensifying Restrictions over Past Year

Delegates from around the world today called for an end to the United States long standing economic, commercial and financial embargo against Cuba, with many States criticizing the Administration of …