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81 International Tourism Arrivals Reaching 1 Billion
( Global Development )

Content by: South-South News

7 November 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - Global tourism will make the 1 billion mark for the first time in history by this December, announced the UN World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) on Tuesday.

Created on 2012-11-07 05:00:00
82 Investing in the SDGs: strategies and actions
( AfDB News )

Content by: Africa Development Bank

President of the African Development Bank, Donald Kaberuka, and the Director for Resource Mobilisation and External Finance at the institution, Desire Vencatachellum, participated in a special ministerial session organised by UNCTAD during the Third International Conference on Financing for Development.

Created on 2015-07-23 17:55:00
83 Italy's Economic Crisis May Be Coming To An End
( World News SSN )

Content by: South-South News

22 August 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - Speaking to an audience of youth in Rimini, Italy -Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti said on Sunday that "Italy's financial situation has made progress compared with last year."

Created on 2012-08-22 04:00:00
84 Jeffrey Sachs Announces Candidacy for World Bank Presidency
( Global Development )

Content by: South-South News

2 March 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - Economist and Earth Institute Director Jeffrey Sachs, known throughout the development world for his work in poverty alleviation, has announced his candidacy for President of the World Bank.

Created on 2012-03-02 18:01:36
85 Kaberuka shares his experiences with African diplomats in Beijing
( AfDB News )

Content by: Africa Development Bank

The President of the African Development Bank Group, Donald Kaberuka, shared experiences with African ambassadors accredited to China over lunch on Tuesday in Beijing.

Kaberuka said he felt compelled, during what would be his last official visit to China as AfDB President, to express his appreciation for the country’s unwaver...

Created on 2015-07-21 18:06:00
86 Low Oil Prices Offer Developing Countries Rare Opportunity to Rebalance Finances
( World News SSN )

Content by: South-South News

7 January 2015, New York, USA | Brendan Pastor – Historically low oil prices have provided a relief to consumers at the gas pump in many parts of the world. But the real benefits of the commodity price decrease are yet to be fully embraced, some experts say.

Created on 2015-01-07 21:40:44
87 Managing migration: €2.4 billion to support Member States
( European Union News )
Created on 2015-08-10 09:16:00
88 Meles Zenawi Foundation holds inaugural symposium on the African Democratic Developmental State
( AfDB News )

Content by: Africa Development Bank

The Meles Zenawi Foundation in partnership with the African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Government of Rwanda is holding its inaugural symposium on August 21, in Kigali, Rwanda, under the theme “The African Democratic Develo...

Created on 2015-08-20 18:11:00
89 Middle East Boosting As Travel Destination, Despite Political Unrest
( Global Development )

Content by: South-South News

12 February 2013, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - As the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) wraps up its 2013 road show series this week in Dubai reflecting a 67 percent revenue growth forecast for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) tourism sector by 2016

Created on 2013-02-12 05:00:00
90 MIF and NXTP Labs to hold WeXchange forum and Pitch Competition for high-impact women entrepreneurs
( IDB News )

Content by: Inter-American Development Bank

  • The event in Monterrey, Mexico, Nov 19-20, will feature opportunities for women who stand out for their high impact businesses with strong technology and innovation components
  • Registration is open and the application can be completed starting today until September 15th

The Multilateral Investment...

Created on 2015-07-21 16:16:34
91 Money migrants send home a ‘critical lifeline’ for one in seven people worldwide
( Economic Development )

Content by: UN News Centre

 

10 April 2017 – Despite the political fire drawn by the ongoing migrant crisis in Europe and beyond, a senior official from the United Nations International Fund...

Created on 2017-04-10 21:14:22
92 Myanmar Opens Its First Investment Bank As Major IFIs Return
( Global Development )

Photo: UN Photo

Content by: South-South News

4 October 2012, New York, USA | Afaf Konja - After more than 20 years of absence-a politically, socially and economically isolated Myanmar has opened its first-ever investment bank thanks to a courageous financial industry entrepreneur, Alisher Ali Djumanov.

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Created on 2012-10-04 04:00:00
93 New member of the Appellate Body is sworn in
( WTO News )

Content by: World Trade Organization

The Chair of the Dispute Settlement Body, Ambassador Fernando de Mateo y Venturini, WTO Director-General Roberto Azevêdo, and the Chair of the Appellate Body, Ricardo Ramírez-Hernández, each congratulated Mr Serva...

Created on 2014-10-20 17:00:00
94 Nigerian Oil Cleanup To Be Biggest In History
( World News SSN )

Photo: UN Photo

Content by: South-South News

1 August 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - The Nigerian government announced on Wednesday that it would begin decontaminating a major oil spill in the Ogoniland region, where fifty years of mismanagement and pollution have devastated local ecosystems.

Created on 2012-08-01 19:47:43
95 Obama Delivers Speech On Improving Us Economy
( Global Development )

Photo: UN Photo

Content by: South-South News

27 July 2013, New York USA | Connor Schratz - On Wednesday, just a week after Detroit – the cradle of the American automobile industry -filed for bankruptcy, President Barack Obama gave a milestone speech on e...

Created on 2013-07-24 21:49:24
96 Other decisions Decisions taken by the Governing Council of the ECB (in addition to decisions setting interest rates)
( ECB Press Releases )

Content by: European Central Bank

July 2015

EMBARGO

TRANSMISSION EMBARGO until 3 p.m. CET on 17 July 2015

External communication

Ruling of the Court of Justice of the European Union on the Outright Monetary Transactions

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Created on 2015-07-16 22:00:00
97 Parliamentarians Endorse the African Parliamentarians’ Network on Development Evaluation
( AfDB News )

Content by: Africa Development Bank

Fifty parliamentarians from 14 African countries met July 23 and 24, 2015 in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, for the inaugural Annual General Meeting of the African Parliamentarians’ Network on Development Evaluation (APNODE), established in Yaoundé, Cameroon, in March 2014.

Created on 2015-08-04 12:36:00
98 People-Centered Approach to Development Only Way Forward
( Global Development )

Content by: South-South News

5 August, 2014, New York, USA | Shari Nijman - Real progress on human development is not only about enlarging peoples choices to live a healthy, educated and prosperous life, it is also about ensuring that these choices are secure and sustainable, accordi...

Created on 2014-08-05 21:37:58
99 Political Crisis Creates Humanitarian Need In Mali
( Global Development )

Photo: UN Photo

Content by: South-South News

11 December 2012, New York USA | Connor Schratz - The resignation of Prime Minister Cheikh Modibo Diarra after his arrest by soldiers is the latest in a long string of misfortunes and hardships currently facing Mali. This is, effectively, the second coupe in the c...

Created on 2012-12-11 21:20:55
100 Poverty Eradication Needs to Be More Permanent
( UN Reports )

Report by: United Nations Development Programme

 4 August 2014, New York, USA | South South News - Almost 1,5 billion people across 91 countries are currently living in multi-dimension...

Created on 2014-08-04 18:25:05

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