Category Archives: Business

General Assembly Adopts Resolutions Endorsing Outcome Document of Conference on South-South Cooperation, Strengthening Francophonie Partnership

Endorsing a new international declaration on the critical role South-South cooperation plays in tackling sustainable development challenges, the General Assembly today adopted a related resolution and a package of other texts, including several recommended to it by its Fifth Committee …

Activities of Secretary-General in Egypt, 1-3 April

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres arrived in Cairo from Tunis early on Monday evening, 1 April.

On Tuesday morning, the Secretary-General met with Grand Imam Ahmed el Tayeb at the Al-Azhar Mosque in Cairo. After their meeting, the Secretary-General took …

Deployment of Female Personnel Boosts Effectiveness, Says Secretary-General, as Security Council Holds Open Debate on Women in Peacekeeping

Speakers Call for Greater Political Will, Incentives to Encourage Greater Numbers

Deploying female personnel in United Nations peace operations is not only the right thing to do, but also the smart thing because they can win the hearts and minds …

UN: 120 Killed Since Fighting Broke out in Libya

More than 120 people have been killed since a Libyan military commander launched an assault on the capital 10 days ago, igniting clashes with rival militias, the U.N. health agency said Sunday.

The self-styled Libyan National Army, led by Field …

TIEC Announces “Start IT” 22nd Round Winners

The Technology Innovation and Entrepreneurship Center (TIEC) has announced the winners of the 22nd round of Start IT competition. Winners are Merakido, Fulltact, Tombeely, InternsValley, and Weelo.

Start IT is a quarterly nationwide business plan competition, targeting entrepreneurs with ICT-related …