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Donor &#39consortium&#39 needed to bolster Haiti&#39s long-term recovery and eradicate cholera, UN adviser says

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MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 2 Headline: Donor &#39consortium&#39 needed to bolster Haiti&#39s long-term recovery and eradicate cholera, UN adviser says 17 January 2017 – A senior United Nations adviser called today for a new “consortium” of donors committed to improving Haiti’s water supply and sanitation services to help finally eradicate cholera […]

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At Cape Town Forum, UN Women and partners seek ways to close gender data gaps

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MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: At Cape Town Forum, UN Women and partners seek ways to close gender data gaps 17 January 2017 – With only 41 per cent of countries regularly producing data on violence against women and only 13 per cent of countries having a dedicated gender statistics […]

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Insurance, Department of: January 17, 2017 — N.C. Rate Bureau Withdraws Dwelling Fire Rate Filing

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MIL OSI USA – Source: US State of North Carolina – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Insurance, Department of: January 17, 2017 — N.C. Rate Bureau Withdraws Dwelling Fire Rate Filing For Immediate Release: January 17, 2017Franklin County Man Accused of Insurance FraudRALEIGH — Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey announces the N.C. Rate Bureau has elected to withdraw […]

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Public Safety, Department of: One Week Left for North Carolina Survivors to Apply to FEMA

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MIL OSI USA – Source: US State of North Carolina – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Public Safety, Department of: One Week Left for North Carolina Survivors to Apply to FEMA Just a few days remain for you to apply for disaster assistance grants from FEMA following the flooding caused by Hurricane Matthew Oct. 4-24, 2016.You have […]

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Daily Press Briefings : Daily Press Briefing – January 17, 2017

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MIL OSI USA – Source: United States Department of State Headline: Daily Press Briefings : Daily Press Briefing – January 17, 2017 2:14 p.m. ESTMR KIRBY: Hello, everybody.QUESTION: Hello.MR KIRBY: A couple things at the top, and then we’ll get right at it.We want to extend, on behalf of the State Department of the United […]

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Engineering business fined $225,000 over worker's death

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MIL OSI Australia – Source: New South Wales Department of Finances Headline: Engineering business fined $225,000 over worker’s death A mechanical and engineering business has been fined $225,000 over the death of a worker at its Cobar workshop in 2014. A 30 year old diesel mechanic suffered fatal crush injuries when a load frame from […]

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Mates helping mates and the value of first aid

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MIL OSI Australia – Source: Government of Victoria 2 Headline: Mates helping mates and the value of first aid District 24 Regional BASO David Box had the opportunity to meet one of the North East Victoria’s finest young people last month.  David tells the story below. Sixteen-year-old Will Damm and his father Stephen popped in […]

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Regional small business confidence on the improve

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MIL OSI Australia – Source: Government of Queensland Headline: Regional small business confidence on the improve Queensland’s business confidence index for small to medium businesses (SMBs) reached its highest level since March 2010, recording a result of +43 points in the December quarter 2016. Acting Small Business Minister Kate Jones said the Sensis Business Index […]

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    See Big Ideas Born at Hack the Gap’s 2017 Hackathon at Target’s Minneapolis HQ

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    MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: Target Headline: See Big Ideas Born at Hack the Gap’s 2017 Hackathon at Target’s Minneapolis HQ January 17, 2017 Heard about Hack the Gap? The Twin Cities-based organization, founded in 2015, helps Minnesota’s strong community of technical women connect and collaborate, build their networks and let their talents shine. […]

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    Yahoo Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings Release Date

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    MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: Yahoo Headline: Yahoo Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings Release Date SUNNYVALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) will release its financial results for the quarter and full year ended December 31, 2016, after market close on Monday, January 23, 2017. Due to the pending transaction with Verizon, […]

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    New “Hydrogen Council” launches in Davos

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    MIL OSI Economics – Source: Toyota Headline: New “Hydrogen Council” launches in Davos Davos, Switzerland―17th January 2017: Thirteen leading energy, transport and industry companies have today launched a global initiative to voice a united vision and long-term ambition for hydrogen to foster the energy transition. In the first global initiative of its kind, the ‘Hydrogen […]

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    Venezuelan President, new Petroleum Minister meet OPEC Secretary General

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    MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries – OPEC Headline: Venezuelan President, new Petroleum Minister meet OPEC Secretary General The President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, HE Nicolás Maduro Moros, met here yesterday with OPEC Secretary General, HE Mohammad Sanusi Barkindo. The meeting, which took place at Miraflores Palace, […]

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    UK-Based Mid-Size Online Sports Retailer Wiggle Uses Oracle to Support Double-Digit Growth

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    MIL OSI Economics – Source: Oracle Headline: UK-Based Mid-Size Online Sports Retailer Wiggle Uses Oracle to Support Double-Digit Growth Today Oracle announced, focused exclusively on tri-sport products and services UK-head-quartered specialty ecommerce retailer Wiggle (www.wiggle.com) is using Oracle solutions to sustain record sales and enable expansion into new markets.  The leading global online tri-sports retailer, […]

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    IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Kuwait

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    MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: International Monetary Fund Headline: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2016 Article IV Consultation with Kuwait January 17, 2017 On January 6, 2017, the Executive Board of theInternational Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation[1]with Kuwait and considered and endorsed the staff appraisal without ameeting.[2] Economic activity in the nonoil […]

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    New oil projects to double in 2017, WoodMac says

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    MIL OSI Oil Gas Energy – Source: National Ocean Industries Association – NOIA – Press Release/Statement: Headline: New oil projects to double in 2017, WoodMac says CNBC | January 11, 2017 Oil and gas companies will increase spending in 2017 and more than double new project developments as they gain confidence that a two-year oil […]

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    Making Google+ work better for you

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    MIL OSI Economics – Source: Google Headline: Making Google+ work better for you For the past few years, we’ve been doing a lot of listening on the Google+ team, and we’ve learned a lot. Listening to your feedback inspired us to introduce a new Google+ focused on helping you connect around shared interests a little […]

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      Insurance, Department of: January 17, 2017 — N.C. Rate Bureau Withdraws Dwelling Fire Rate Filing

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      MIL OSI USA – Source: US State of North Carolina – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Insurance, Department of: January 17, 2017 — N.C. Rate Bureau Withdraws Dwelling Fire Rate Filing For Immediate Release: January 17, 2017Franklin County Man Accused of Insurance FraudRALEIGH — Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey announces the N.C. Rate Bureau has elected to withdraw […]

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      Public Safety, Department of: One Week Left for North Carolina Survivors to Apply to FEMA

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      MIL OSI USA – Source: US State of North Carolina – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Public Safety, Department of: One Week Left for North Carolina Survivors to Apply to FEMA Just a few days remain for you to apply for disaster assistance grants from FEMA following the flooding caused by Hurricane Matthew Oct. 4-24, 2016.You have […]

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      Daily Press Briefings : Daily Press Briefing – January 17, 2017

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      MIL OSI USA – Source: United States Department of State Headline: Daily Press Briefings : Daily Press Briefing – January 17, 2017 2:14 p.m. ESTMR KIRBY: Hello, everybody.QUESTION: Hello.MR KIRBY: A couple things at the top, and then we’ll get right at it.We want to extend, on behalf of the State Department of the United […]

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      Governor Steve Bullock’s Statement on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

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      MIL OSI USA – Source: US State of Montana Headline: Governor Steve Bullock’s Statement on Martin Luther King Jr. Day MONTANA – Governor Steve Bullock issued the following statement honoring the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.: “Today we remember and honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. […]

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      Governor Bullock Announces Expanded Access to High-Speed Internet for Montana Students

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      MIL OSI USA – Source: US State of Montana Headline: Governor Bullock Announces Expanded Access to High-Speed Internet for Montana Students MONTANA – Governor Steve Bullock today announced that Montana has made significant progress   to bring high-speed Internet to more schools and students statewide, according to EducationSuperHighway’s annual “State of the States” report [LINK] on […]

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      Governor Bullock Announces Funding to Grow Businesses, Train Montanans for 84 New Jobs across Montana

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      MIL OSI USA – Source: US State of Montana Headline: Governor Bullock Announces Funding to Grow Businesses, Train Montanans for 84 New Jobs across Montana MONTANA – Governor Steve Bullock today announced $411,017 in grants to help businesses in five Montana train Montanans for 84 new jobs. “Our economy is growing and businesses are expanding.  […]

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      CIA Posts More Than 12 Million Pages of CREST Records Online

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      MIL OSI USA – Source: Central Intelligence Agency CIA Headline: CIA Posts More Than 12 Million Pages of CREST Records Online 17 January 2017 LANGLEY, VA – The largest collection of declassified CIA records is now accessible online. The documents were previously only available to the public at the National Archives in Maryland. Approximately 930,000 […]

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      Communities in Edmonton and area receive over $3 million in celebration of Canada's 150th anniversary of Confederation

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      MIL OSI Canada – Source: Government of Canada – MIL OSI Regional News Headline: Communities in Edmonton and area receive over $3 million in celebration of Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation Western Economic Diversification Canada’s 150 Community Infrastructure Program and Canadian Heritage’s Canada 150 Fund and Canada Cultural Spaces Fund invests in 21 projects that […]

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        Yahoo Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings Release Date

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        MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: Yahoo Headline: Yahoo Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings Release Date SUNNYVALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) will release its financial results for the quarter and full year ended December 31, 2016, after market close on Monday, January 23, 2017. Due to the pending transaction with Verizon, […]

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        Federica Mogherini speaks with the Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Al Sarraj

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        MIL OSI Europe – Source: European Union 4 Headline: Federica Mogherini speaks with the Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Al Sarraj Today, the High Representative/Vice President Federica Mogherini spoke at length with the Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Al Sarraj. They discussed the political and security situation in Libya and the support that the European Union provides […]

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        British Government have undermined the political institutions – O'Neill

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        MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Sinn Féin Headline: British Government have undermined the political institutions – O’Neill 17 January, 2017 – by Michelle O’Neill Sinn Féin MLA Michelle O’Neill has said the British government has undermined the political institutions by failing to honour its agreements.The Mid Ulster MLA was responding to comments by British Secretary […]

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        Modest economic growth not an indication of revived global demand – UN report

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        MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 2 Headline: Modest economic growth not an indication of revived global demand – UN report 17 January 2017 – A modest global recovery is projected for 2017-18 should be seen as more of an indication of economic stabilization than a signal of a robust and sustained revival […]

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        Tracker Mortgage scandal is a criminal matter – Doherty

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        MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Sinn Féin Headline: Tracker Mortgage scandal is a criminal matter – Doherty 17 January, 2017 – by Pearse Doherty TD Sinn Féin Finance spokesperson Pearse Doherty TD has saidthe tracker mortgage scandal should be considered a criminal matter and thatthe bankers that oversaw the removal or denial of tracker […]

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        Durkan: Disappointment as Minister smashes bottle deposit scheme

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        MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Social Democratic and Labour Party of Northern Ireland Headline: Durkan: Disappointment as Minister smashes bottle deposit scheme SDLP Foyle MLA Mark H Durkan has criticised the decision by DAERA Minister Michelle McIlveen to shoot down a proposal to introduce a bottle deposit return scheme in the North. He said, […]

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        Appeal for witnesses to fatal collision on Hounslow

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        MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Metropolitan Police UK Headline: Appeal for witnesses to fatal collision on Hounslow Roads and Transport Command officers are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision in Hounslow. Police were called at around 09:35hrs on Tuesday, 17 January to reports of a collision in Green Lane, Hounslow between a car […]

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        Tory welfare cuts must end

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        MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Scottish National Party Headline: Tory welfare cuts must end Today SNP MPs will lead a debate at Westminster on the damaging impact of Westminster welfare cuts and the closure of Job Centres on low-income families. Here’s why the Tory welfare cuts must end.   1.  By 2020, the total […]

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          Engineering business fined $225,000 over worker's death

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          MIL OSI Australia – Source: New South Wales Department of Finances Headline: Engineering business fined $225,000 over worker’s death A mechanical and engineering business has been fined $225,000 over the death of a worker at its Cobar workshop in 2014. A 30 year old diesel mechanic suffered fatal crush injuries when a load frame from […]

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          Mates helping mates and the value of first aid

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          MIL OSI Australia – Source: Government of Victoria 2 Headline: Mates helping mates and the value of first aid District 24 Regional BASO David Box had the opportunity to meet one of the North East Victoria’s finest young people last month.  David tells the story below. Sixteen-year-old Will Damm and his father Stephen popped in […]

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          Regional small business confidence on the improve

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          MIL OSI Australia – Source: Government of Queensland Headline: Regional small business confidence on the improve Queensland’s business confidence index for small to medium businesses (SMBs) reached its highest level since March 2010, recording a result of +43 points in the December quarter 2016. Acting Small Business Minister Kate Jones said the Sensis Business Index […]

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          NSW Minister for Disability Services visits Ku-ring-gai to see action plan achievements

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          MIL OSI Australia – Source: New South Wales – News Headline: NSW Minister for Disability Services visits Ku-ring-gai to see action plan achievements Minister John Ajaka visited Ku-ring-gai this week to talk with residents and community representatives about the Council’s Disability Inclusion Action Plan.  Ku-ring-gai Council has been progressively implementing the four year plan since […]

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          Patient experience survey roadshows underway

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          MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Health Quality and Safety Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Patient experience survey roadshows underway The Commission and the Ministry of Health are undertaking nationwide roadshows to introduce the primary care patient experience survey to the sector. These two-hour events, hosted at primary health organisations (PHOs) across New Zealand, are […]

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          Health-Warning—Algal-bloom-in-Lake-Forsyth—Te-Roto-o-Wairewa

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          MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Canterbury District Health Board – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Health-Warning—Algal-bloom-in-Lake-Forsyth—Te-Roto-o-Wairewa ​​The Community and Public Health division of Canterbury District Health Board has issued a health warning after potentially toxic blue-green algae (planktonic cyanobacteria) was found in Lake Forsyth/Te Roto o Wairewa. People and animals, particularly dogs, should avoid Lake Forsyth/Te […]

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          WWF statement on U.S. funding for the Green Climate Fund

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          MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: World Wildlife Fund – Press Release/Statement: Headline: WWF statement on U.S. funding for the Green Climate Fund In response to the U.S. government’s further investment in the Green Climate Fund, World Wildlife Fund (WWF) issued the following statement from David McCauley, senior vice president for policy and government affairs: […]

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          Enrol by 25 January and make voting in Mt Albert easy | Media releases

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          MIL OSI New Zealand – Source: Electoral Commission – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Enrol by 25 January and make voting in Mt Albert easy | Media releases Enrol or update your details now to make voting in the Mt Albert by-election on 25 February as easy as possible. “Enrol by Wednesday 25 January to make voting […]

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            UCP Activist: We To Take To The Square If Decree On “Social Parasites” Is Not Abolished

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: United Civil Party Belarus – in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: UCP Activist: We To Take To The Square If Decree On “Social Parasites” Is Not Abolished There are so many people outraged with the decree that a riot might break out spontaneously.The Decree is […]

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            UCP to Collect Signatures Against the Decree “On Prevention of Social Dependency”

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: United Civil Party Belarus – in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: UCP to Collect Signatures Against the Decree “On Prevention of Social Dependency” The United Civil Party (UCP) started the campaign to abolish the decree “On Prevention of Social Dependency.”The initiative was launched by the […]

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            Anna Kanapatskaya Started Thematic Session of Meetings at Her Public Reception Room

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: United Civil Party Belarus – in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: Anna Kanapatskaya Started Thematic Session of Meetings at Her Public Reception Room Opposition MP, member of the United Civil Party (UCP) Anna Kanapatskaya held the first thematic session of meetings with people at her […]

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            First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belarus A.Yeudachenka visits Embassy of Kyrgyzstan

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Belarus Ministry of Foreign Affairs in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belarus A.Yeudachenka visits Embassy of Kyrgyzstan 17-01-2017On January 17, 2017, the First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus, Andrei Yeudachenka, visited Embassy of […]

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            Volodymyr Groysman assures currency fluctuations of seasonal nature, and the NBU will do its utmost to stabilize the situation

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Government of Ukraine – Press Release/Statement Headline: Volodymyr Groysman assures currency fluctuations of seasonal nature, and the NBU will do its utmost to stabilize the situation Currency exchange rate fluctuations are completely seasonalin nature. The National Bank of Ukraine possesses enough tools and will takeevery […]

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            Prime Minister handed over fire-fighting machinery and emergency and rescue equipment to SES divisions in Chernihiv

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Government of Ukraine – Press Release/Statement Headline: Prime Minister handed over fire-fighting machinery and emergency and rescue equipment to SES divisions in Chernihiv In the frames of his working trip to Chernihiv,Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman visited regional Department of theState Emergency Service of […]

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            Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belarus O.Kravchenko meets the Ambassador of Hungary

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Republic of Belarus Ministry of Foreign Affairs in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belarus O.Kravchenko meets the Ambassador of Hungary 17-01-2017On January 17, 2017 the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus, Oleg Kravchenko, met with […]

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            Ambassador of Belarus A.Grinkevich presents Credentials to the President of Romania

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Republic of Belarus Ministry of Foreign Affairs in English – Press Release/Statement Headline: Ambassador of Belarus A.Grinkevich presents Credentials to the President of Romania 17-01-2017On January 17, 2017 the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to Romania, Andrei Grinkevich, presented Credentials to […]

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              At Cape Town Forum, UN Women and partners seek ways to close gender data gaps

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              MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: At Cape Town Forum, UN Women and partners seek ways to close gender data gaps 17 January 2017 – With only 41 per cent of countries regularly producing data on violence against women and only 13 per cent of countries having a dedicated gender statistics […]

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              Urgent Action Victory! Four Youth Activists Released On Bail (Angola: UA 188/16)

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              MIL OSI NGO – Source: Amnesty International – Headline: Urgent Action Victory! Four Youth Activists Released On Bail (Angola: UA 188/16) Four Angolan youth activists who are part of the Benguela Revolutionary Movement (Movimento Revolucionário de Benguela) are out on bail. The youth activists have not been charged.  Four Angolan youth activists who are part […]

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              Yahoo Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings Release Date

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              MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: Yahoo Headline: Yahoo Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016 Earnings Release Date SUNNYVALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) will release its financial results for the quarter and full year ended December 31, 2016, after market close on Monday, January 23, 2017. Due to the pending transaction with Verizon, […]

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              Modest economic growth not an indication of revived global demand – UN report

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              MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 2 Headline: Modest economic growth not an indication of revived global demand – UN report 17 January 2017 – A modest global recovery is projected for 2017-18 should be seen as more of an indication of economic stabilization than a signal of a robust and sustained revival […]

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              Urgent Action Update: Two LUCHA Youth Activists Missing (Democratic Republic of Congo: UA 287/16)

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              MIL OSI NGO – Source: Amnesty International – Headline: Urgent Action Update: Two LUCHA Youth Activists Missing (Democratic Republic of Congo: UA 287/16) Youth activists Gloria Senga and Musasa Tshibanda went missing on the evening of 16 December after they met with another youth activist in Kinshasa. Gloria Senga and Musasa Tshibanda are members of […]

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              Urgent Action Update: Two LUCHA Youth Activists Missing (DRC: UA 287/16)

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              MIL OSI NGO – Source: Amnesty International – Headline: Urgent Action Update: Two LUCHA Youth Activists Missing (DRC: UA 287/16) Youth activists Gloria Senga and Musasa Tshibanda went missing on the evening of 16 December after they met with another youth activist in Kinshasa. Gloria Senga and Musasa Tshibanda are members of the youth movement […]

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              Appointment of Ibrahim Mbaba Kamara as the new Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission and Head of the AU office in Liberia

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              MIL OSI – Source: Africa Press Organisation – English – Report: Headline: Appointment of Ibrahim Mbaba Kamara as the new Special Representative of the Chairperson of the African Union (AU) Commission and Head of the AU office in Liberia ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, January 17, 2017/APO/ — The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union […]

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              Ethiopia: UN-backed humanitarian appeal launched, seeking $948 million in 2017

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              MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 2 Headline: Ethiopia: UN-backed humanitarian appeal launched, seeking $948 million in 2017 17 January 2017 – On the heels of failed rains and a calamitous El Niño in Ethiopia, the country’s Government today launched an appeal for $948 million to urgently address food and non-food needs, while […]

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                China coal plant building at crossroads amid carbon pricing reforms

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                MIL OSI Analysis – EveningReport.nz – Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz China is currently building more coal plants than it needs and in doing so is misallocating capital at an unprecedented rate. As of July 2016, China had 895 GW of existing coal capacity being used less than half of the time – and perversely has 205 […]

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                HSBC accused of being ‘dirty banker’ financing palm oil forest destruction

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                MIL OSI Analysis – EveningReport.nz – Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz This undercover footage by Greenpeace shows bulldozers destroying Indonesian rainforest. HSBC, one of the biggest banks in the world, is accused of lending millions to palm oil companies in the Salim group, which is claimed to be behind this destruction. British-based group HSBC, Europe’s largest bank, […]

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                Indonesia and Japan agree to step up maritime security, plan rail link

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                MIL OSI Analysis – EveningReport.nz – Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (right) talks with Indonesian President Joko Widodo at the Bogor Palace, West Java, on Sunday. Image: Beawiharta/Jakarta Globe/R Indonesia and Japan have agreed to step up maritime security and start discussions on a major railway project to link Jakarta and Surabaya […]

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                PMC seminar: Can the Democracy Coalition retain power in Tonga?

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                MIL OSI Analysis – Dr Michael Horowitz Event date and time:  Thursday, January 26, 2017 – 16:00 – 17:30 PMC SEMINAR: Can the Democracy Coalition retain power in Tonga? By Dr Michael Horowitz, Academic Dean, ‘Atenisi Institute Introduced by PMC director Professor David Robie Twenty-two years after Tonga’s insurgent “constitutional convention” of 1992, a coalition […]

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                ‘No one can stop me’, says Duterte on possible martial law in Philippines

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                MIL OSI Analysis – EveningReport.nz – Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Al Jazeera’s Jamela Alingogan reports from Manila on a game-changing president marking six months in office. Video: AJ YouTube Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte has said he would consider declaring martial law if the drug problem deteriorates, adding “no one can stop” him from making such a […]

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                WEST PAPUA: Honouring independent journalist and film maker Mark Worth

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                MIL OSI Analysis – Mark Worth … suspicious death in 2004 in the cause of West Papuan independence. Image: NFSA video still Monday, January 16, 2017 Item: 9784 DARWIN (Australians for a Free West Papua Darwin/Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): Australian award-winning journalist and film maker Mark Worth died in West Papua on January 15, […]

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                Flashback: Honouring independent journalist and film maker Mark Worth

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                MIL OSI Analysis – EveningReport.nz – Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Land of the Morning Star … the 2004 documentary on West Papua made by Mark Worth. From Pacific Media Watch / Australians for a Free West Papua Darwin Australian award-winning journalist and film maker Mark Worth died in West Papua on January 15, 2004 – suspiciously […]

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                Honouring independent journalist and film maker Mark Worth

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                MIL OSI Analysis – EveningReport.nz – Report by David Robie. This article was first published on Café Pacific Mark Worth … suspicious death in the cause of West Papuan independence. Image: NFSA video still From Australians for a Free West Papua Darwin ON this day we honour Australian award-winning journalist and film maker Mark Worth […]

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