Daily Archives: November 2, 2018

CIIE’s Hongqiao forums and supporting activities poised for splendor

SHANGHAI, Nov. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — As part of the first China International Import Expo (CIIE), the Hongqiao International Economic and Trade Forum (“Hongqiao Forum” or “the Forum”) will hold its grand opening on November 5 at the National Exhibition …

Speakers Concerned by Worsening Conditions at Nairobi Facility, as Fifth Committee Discusses Conference Management, Capital Upgrade Projects

Speakers in the Fifth Committee (Administrative and Budgetary) today expressed their concern over the deteriorating conditions at the Organization’s Nairobi conference centre, which are hindering the facility’s capacity to provide conference services.

Egypt’s delegate, speaking for the Group of 77 …

Speakers Concerned by Worsening Conditions at Nairobi Facility, as Fifth Committee Discusses Conference Management, Capital Upgrade Projects

Speakers in the Fifth Committee (Administrative and Budgetary) today expressed their concern over the deteriorating conditions at the Organization’s Nairobi conference centre, which are hindering the facility’s capacity to provide conference services.

Egypt’s delegate, speaking for the Group of 77 …

7 dead in attack on bus carrying Coptic Christians in Egypt: church

At least seven Coptic Christians were killed Friday when gunmen opened fire on their bus in central Egypt, the province’s bishop told AFP.

A security official confirmed the attack in Minya province, adding that there were “dead and wounded”.

Copts, …

Sending 24 Resolutions, Decisions to General Assembly, First Committee Tackles Range of Nuclear Concerns, including New Atomic-Bomb-Free Zone in Middle East

The First Committee (Disarmament and International Security) today approved 21 draft resolutions and 3 draft decisions, many by record vote, related to nuclear disarmament, including ones calling for the establishment of a nuclear-weapon-free zone in the Middle East.

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