Vienna Archive

Statement on the pernicious impact of corruption on trade and development at event celebrating the 50th Anniversary of UNCITRAL

4 July 2017 VIENNA, 4 July (UN Information Service) – On behalf of the UN Office at Vienna, I wish the UN Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) a happy 50th birthday. UNCITRAL’s contribution to international trade during that half century has been immense. Through your collective efforts you have helped unify international trade laws,

COPUOS 2017 Panel on the 50th anniversary of the Outer Space Treaty

Remarks of the Director-General of the United Nations Office at Vienna Yury Fedotov COPUOS 2017 Panel on the 50th anniversary of the Outer Space Treaty 7 June 2017 VIENNA, 7 June (UN Information Service) – Sixty years ago, a metal sphere just 58 centimetres in diameter was launched into outer space, circling the Earth in

Regular Use of Ibuprofen May Lower Lung Cancer Risk Among High-Risk Subgroups of Cigarette Smokers

Vienna, Austria—December 7, 2016—Regular use of ibuprofen may lower the risk of lung cancer among those with a history of cigarette smoking, according to research presented at the IASLC 17th World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC) in Vienna, Austria. It has been established that chronic inflammation appears to increase the risk of lung cancer, and

World Experts Convene in Vienna, Austria at the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer 17th World Conference on Lung Cancer

Advocacy and Community Health Care Models Complement Research and Clinical Care World Experts Convene in Vienna, Austria at the International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer 17th World Conference on Lung Cancer   Vienna, Austria—December 4, 2016—Global lung cancer researchers and patient advocates today emphasized that new models of delivering care and communicating about

Join Us in Vienna, Austria for the IASLC 17th World Conference on Lung Cancer – Dec. 4-7, 2016

What: The International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer (IASLC) will host the IASLC 17th World Conference on Lung Cancer (WCLC) Dec. 4-7, 2016 in Vienna, Austria. The IASLC WCLC is the world’s largest meeting dedicated to lung cancer and other thoracic malignancies, attracting more than 6,000 researchers, physicians, and specialists from more than

Mumbai Commercial Office Real Estate Market To Cross 100 Million Square Feet In 2014 – Ramesh Nair, Managing Director – West, Jones Lang LaSalle India

Mumbai’s commercial real estate stock is estimated to cross the 100 million square feet mark by the 4th quarter of 2014. The current stock stands at 87 million square feet. When it touches the 100 million square feet mark, the vacancy rate is going to hover at 22.2%. When the city’s supply of CRE reaches

Siemens extends its range of solutions for pickling plants

Siemens Metals Technologies has acquired the know-how for acid regeneration from Acreg Process Technology GmbH, Vienna, Austria, thus extending its portfolio for pickling plants in the steel industry. Aashish Gupta, who is responsible for the worldwide continuous casting und rolling mill business at Siemens Metals Technologies, explained, “By acquiring proven technologies of plants for regenerating