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Image : Iran says 11 tonnes of heavy water sent to Oman

Iran says 11 tonnes of heavy water sent to Oman

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 22,2016

Iran said on Tuesday it had sent 11 metric tonnes of heavy water to Oman as part of its obligations under last year's nuclear deal with world powers. Ali Akbar Salehi, head of Iran's Atomic Energy Organisation, said the heavy water has been sold to

Image : U.S.'s Kerry seeks to reassure European banks on Iran trade

U.S.'s Kerry seeks to reassure European banks on Iran trade

person Orange Themes access_time May 12,2016

European banks should not fear retaliation from the United States for resuming legitimate trade ties with Iran, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry told a meeting of senior bank executives in London on Thursday.

Image : No price tag, end date for FAA's air traffic control plan

No price tag, end date for FAA's air traffic control plan

person Orange Themes access_time Nov 16,2016

The Federal Aviation Administration has little to show for a decade of work on modernizing air traffic control, and faces barriers and billions more in spending to realize its full benefits, says a report ...

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Indian acid attack survivor redefines beauty at NY Fashion Week

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Indian acid attack survivor redefines beauty at NY Fashion Week
By Reuters/Elly Park  September 9, 2016 | 02:37 pm GMT+7 Acid attack survivor Reshma Quereshi takes on the catwalk of FTL Moda during New York Fashion Week hoping to inspire other survivors. [/i] Follow us on Facebook [/i] Follow us on Twitter
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Refrigeration set for chain reaction

Vietnam’s cold chain market is expected to expand considerably in the next few years, offering investors ample business opportunities in the field. The cold chain market has witnessed a boom over the past five years, as people have started to care about food quality, according to Ngo Quang Trung, general director of Australian-invested Swire Cold Storage.“There is a surging demand for refrigerated deliveries and warehouses near major population centres”, said Trung at the Vietnam Fresh &… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

Vietnam launches last ditch effort to save its wild elephants

An elephant in Vietnam's Central Highlands in November. Photo by Pham Duc Huy for Yok Don National Park International conservationists and Vietnamese forest management officials on Wednesday kicked off an urgent action plan to protect the country's last wild elephants that involves better monitoring and law enforcement. Around 60 elephants in Yok Don National Park, some of the last left in the wild in Vietnam, face constant threats from poaching and deforestation. As their habitat has shrunk,… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

US stocks inch higher in slow pre-holiday trading

NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street traders sometimes root for year-end "Santa Claus rallies," but on Friday, hardly a creature was stirring as stocks finished slightly higher on the quietest full day of trading in more than a year. Health care companies brought in most of the gains.Major U.S. indexes stayed in a narrow range throughout the day. Drugmakers and other companies in health care did the best, while retailers continued to take small losses just before the holiday. Energy companies also… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

Paying their way

Vietnam has become an attractive investment destination for multinational organizations, with its most engaging attributes being solid economic growth, low-cost manufacturing, a growing middle class representing a large consumer base, and continued positive legislative reforms.  With improvements being made in stabilizing the VND exchange rate and curbing inflation, the country’s macro-economic environment has achieved a good level of stability in recent years. Vietnam’s appeal to foreign… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

Air New Zealand signs partnership with Tourism New Zealand

Air New Zealand and Tourism New Zealand have announced a marketing partnership worth more than $20 million over the coming financial year to promote New Zealand to new and existing international markets and collaboratively grow the value on in-bound tourism. The two organisations have signed a new memorandum of understanding investing more than $10 million each over 12 months in cooperative marketing activity in the key markets of Australia, China, North and South America, Japan, Hong Kong,… chat_bubble_outline Read More...

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