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United Nations and China invite applications to conduct experiments on-board China’s Space Station

VIENNA, 28 May 2018 (UN Information Service) –The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) and China’s Manned Space Agency (CMSA) have invited applications from United Nations Member States to conduct experiments on-board China’s Space Station (CSS). In 2016 UNOOSA and CMSA signed a Memorandum of Understanding to work together to develop the space

Copper & Brass Fabricators Council Seeks Tariffs on Imports from China

(May 14, 2018  Washington, DC)  On Friday, May 11th, the Copper and Brass Fabricators Council (CBFC) filed comments with the Section 301 Committee of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) seeking the inclusion of certain copper and copper alloy semi-fabricated mill products in the list of products to be subject to duties under the Administration’s

UNODC, China to strengthen crime prevention, criminal justice cooperation through new joint action plan

VIENNA, 15 May 2018 (UN Information Service) — Yury Fedotov, Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), and Liu Zhiqiang, Vice Minister of Justice of China, today signed a new joint plan of action to enhance strategic cooperation in areas of crime prevention and criminal justice. Mr. Fedotov welcomed the

IRENA to Help Deliver Low-Carbon 2022 Winter Olympics in Zhangjiakou, China

International Renewable Energy Agency to support Zhangjiakou, in Hebei Province,  become China’s first energy transition pilot city Zhangjiakou, China: 24 March 2018 — The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has today signed a co-operation agreement with the People’s Government of Hebei Province, China to provide the city of Zhangjiakou with a renewable energy roadmap that


Damco, a global provider of freight forwarding and supply chain management service, today revealed ambitious plans to streamline cross-border e-commerce for its clients. Its immediate aim is to tackle the lack of a proven returns solution in China. Domestic e-commerce sales rates are expected to flatten in the coming years, while the cross-border segment of

Airbus successfully utilizes trailblazing communication solution for Fortune Global Forum in China

Leading company converges narrow- and broadband technology for the first time in Asia Dubai, 20 December 2017 – Airbus has successfully provided the latest in secure communication services to help facilitate operations of the ‘Fortune Global Forum 2017,’ one of the most influential forums on economic development in the world, which was recently held in

The SRS International School Does India Proud in China

Faridabad, 28th November ,2017:Technology is critical for innovation. Robotics matches the new digital technologies curriculum and there are increasing initiatives to teach robotics in schools. This is because children find it fun, it is an effective way of introducing programming to students, it helps address the growing demand for teaching science, technology, engineering and math


AVIAREPS Greater China office network expanded to 8    Total international office network expanded to 65 offices across 47 countries    Mumbai, India (23 November 2017) – AVIAREPS, the global leader and expert in developing and shaping outbound tourism, aviation and hospitality demand and spend, has expanded its China market presence by opening an office in Wuhan,

Der Schrei der Sozial (the Scream of Social), Part I – Sumanta Adhikary

They are short, pithy statements that have been bequeathed to us by the ancients. Statements – call them sermons if you may, that are sweeping in nature, but precise in their message. Yes, I am talking about proverbs – ditties of advice that are based on common sense, are born out of experience and expresses

2017 Global PV Installation Forecast Raised to 90 GW as Demand Booms in China, Says IHS Markit

By Josefin Berg, research manager, solar & energy storage research group at IHS Markit Key Takeaways IHS Markit has raised its forecast for global PV installations in 2017, now predicting 90 GW – a 14 percent increase from 2016. The biggest changes are seen in China, now predicted to install 45 GW in 2017. The