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Senator Murray Demands Explanation of White House Attempt to Block Ethics Waiver Disclosure

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MIL OSI United States – Source: United States Senator for Washington State Patty Murray Headline: Senator Murray Demands Explanation of White House Attempt to Block Ethics Waiver Disclosure “A pledge that allows for secret waivers is, quite obviously, meaningless” WASHINGTON, D.C.  – “If the White House succeeds in blocking the Office of Government Ethics (OGE) […]

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Hopping to it on trade negotiations with Peru

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MIL OSI Australia – Source: Agriculture and Water Resources Headline: Hopping to it on trade negotiations with Peru 24 May 2017 Expanded kangaroo meat trade opportunities expected from Free Trade Agreement negotiations with Peru, along with beef, horticulture and wine. Peru is Australia’s fifth-largest commercial partner in Latin America, and is a gateway to increased […]

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New Coin and Stamp Unveiled To Commemorate 1967 Referendum and Mabo Decision

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MIL OSI Australia – Source: Senator the Hon Nigel Scullion Headline: New Coin and Stamp Unveiled To Commemorate 1967 Referendum and Mabo Decision Views 5 Likes Rating 12345 Joint Media Release with Minister For Communications/Minister For Arts Senator The Hon. Mitch Fifield and Minister For Small Business The Hon. Michael McCormack MP To mark the […]

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MEDIA RELEASE: MALCOLM TURNBULL CUTS MORE THAN $10 MILLION FROM HINDMARSH SCHOOLS

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MIL OSI Australia – Source: Australian Labor Party (ALP) Headline: MEDIA RELEASE: MALCOLM TURNBULL CUTS MORE THAN $10 MILLION FROM HINDMARSH SCHOOLS THE HON TANYA PLIBERSEK MPDEPUTY LEADER OF THE OPPOSITIONSHADOW MINISTER FOR EDUCATIONSHADOW MINISTER FOR WOMENMEMBER FOR SYDNEY  STEVE GEORGANAS MPMEMBER FOR HINDMARSH MALCOLM TURNBULL CUTS MORE THAN $10 MILLION FROM HINDMARSH SCHOOLS Malcolm […]

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Panasonic HIT(R) Solar Module Achieved World’s Highest Output Temperature Coefficient at -0.258%/°C

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MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: Panasonic Headline: Panasonic HIT(R) Solar Module Achieved World’s Highest Output Temperature Coefficient at -0.258%/°C The improved output temperature coefficient leads to the almost halving of the decline in power generation efficiency during hot summer.Osaka, Japan – Panasonic Corporation’s today announced that it has achieved the world’s highest output temperature […]

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Statement from Governor Mark Dayton Regarding Local Government Preemption Legislation

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MIL OSI USA – Source: US State of Minnesota Headline: Statement from Governor Mark Dayton Regarding Local Government Preemption Legislation ST. PAUL, MN – The following is a statement from Governor Mark Dayton regarding local government preemption legislation.“It is unconscionable that Republican legislators would pit the earned financial security of hardworking state employees and retirees […]

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Goodix’s Industry-leading Fingerprint Sensor Solution Powers Huawei MateBook X Computer

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Source: Media Outreach Headline: Goodix’s Industry-leading Fingerprint Sensor Solution Powers Huawei MateBook X Computer SHENZHEN, CHINA – Media OutReach – 24 May 2017 – Goodix (Shanghai Stock Exchange: 603160), premier developer of human interface and biometric solutions for mobile devices, today announced that Huawei has adopted Goodix’s innovative fingerprint sensor solution for its new generation […]

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Queensland gas industry welcomes moves to establish Land Access Ombudsman

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MIL OSI Oil Gas Energy – Source: Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Queensland gas industry welcomes moves to establish Land Access Ombudsman APPEA welcomes the Queensland Government’s move to establish a Land Access Ombudsman to support co-existence between natural gas and agriculture. Legislation to establish the new Land Access Ombudsman […]

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    Panasonic HIT(R) Solar Module Achieved World’s Highest Output Temperature Coefficient at -0.258%/°C

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    MIL OSI Global Economy – Source: Panasonic Headline: Panasonic HIT(R) Solar Module Achieved World’s Highest Output Temperature Coefficient at -0.258%/°C The improved output temperature coefficient leads to the almost halving of the decline in power generation efficiency during hot summer.Osaka, Japan – Panasonic Corporation’s today announced that it has achieved the world’s highest output temperature […]

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    Queensland gas industry welcomes moves to establish Land Access Ombudsman

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    MIL OSI Oil Gas Energy – Source: Australian Petroleum Production & Exploration Association – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Queensland gas industry welcomes moves to establish Land Access Ombudsman APPEA welcomes the Queensland Government’s move to establish a Land Access Ombudsman to support co-existence between natural gas and agriculture. Legislation to establish the new Land Access Ombudsman […]

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    Would you trust a robot?

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    MIL OSI Economics – Source: HSBC Headline: Would you trust a robot? People in Asia are more likely than those in Europe and North America to understand and have confidence in new technologies, according to a new HSBC report. Levels of take-up and trust vary significantly, with China and India being the most open to […]

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    Industry asserts ‘brand new attitude’ at WINDPOWER 2017

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    MIL OSI Oil Gas Energy – Source: American Wind Energy Association – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Industry asserts ‘brand new attitude’ at WINDPOWER 2017 May 23, 2017 ANAHEIM, Calif., May 23, 2017 — U.S. wind industry leaders and the leader of the California Senate described the mounting economic benefits of increased wind power as thousands arrived […]

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    Rise of the technophobe – education key to tech adoption, says HSBC

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    MIL OSI Economics – Source: HSBC Headline: Rise of the technophobe – education key to tech adoption, says HSBC 80% believe that technology makes their lives easier but almost three quarters (70%) rely on dated passwords for access and security The security of peoples’ finances is as important as the protection of their personal data […]

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    CDB, global development partners launch Toolkit to support Public-Private Partnerships in the Caribbean

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    MIL OSI Global Banks – Source: Caribbean Development Bank – Press Release/Statement: Headline: CDB, global development partners launch Toolkit to support Public-Private Partnerships in the Caribbean Regional governments, companies, investors and financiers interested in Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) now have access to an online tool which offers guidance and practical assistance in preparing and managing PPP […]

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    Minutes of the second meeting of the Macroeconomic Council

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    MIL OSI Global Banks – Source: Central Bank of Iceland Headline: Minutes of the second meeting of the Macroeconomic Council 23.05.2017 The second meeting of the Macroeconomic Council was held on 6 April 2017. Members of the Council are the Prime Minister, the Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, Minister for the Environment and Natural […]

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    Results of Auctions of 10 to 20 years State Development Loans of Fifteen State Governments – Full Auction Result

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    MIL OSI Global Banks – Source: Reserve Bank of India Headline: Results of Auctions of 10 to 20 years State Development Loans of Fifteen State Governments – Full Auction Result The Results of the auctions of 10 to 20 years State Development Loans for Fifteen State Governments held on May 23, 2017 Table (₹ in […]

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      Senator Murray Demands Explanation of White House Attempt to Block Ethics Waiver Disclosure

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      MIL OSI United States – Source: United States Senator for Washington State Patty Murray Headline: Senator Murray Demands Explanation of White House Attempt to Block Ethics Waiver Disclosure “A pledge that allows for secret waivers is, quite obviously, meaningless” WASHINGTON, D.C.  – “If the White House succeeds in blocking the Office of Government Ethics (OGE) […]

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      Statement from Governor Mark Dayton Regarding Local Government Preemption Legislation

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      MIL OSI USA – Source: US State of Minnesota Headline: Statement from Governor Mark Dayton Regarding Local Government Preemption Legislation ST. PAUL, MN – The following is a statement from Governor Mark Dayton regarding local government preemption legislation.“It is unconscionable that Republican legislators would pit the earned financial security of hardworking state employees and retirees […]

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      Plans for the Brooklyn Bridge Towers

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      MIL OSI USA – Source: US Government – Historic Documents from the National Archives Headline: Plans for the Brooklyn Bridge Towers “East River Bridge Plan of one Tower” “East River Bridge Plan of one Tower” [Brooklyn Bridge], By John A. Roebling, 1867, Ink on tracing linen (National Archives Identifier: 594709); Civil Works Map File, 1800 […]

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      SPC – No watches are valid as of Wed May 24 04:02:01 UTC 2017

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      MIL OSI USA – Source: US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Headline: SPC – No watches are valid as of Wed May 24 04:02:01 UTC 2017 Current Convective Watches (View What is a Watch? clip)Updated:  Wed May 24 04:12:12 UTC 2017 No watches are currently validMost recently issued watch #0260. Archived Convective WatchesTo view convective weather watches […]

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      SPC – No MDs are in effect as of Wed May 24 04:02:01 UTC 2017

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      MIL OSI USA – Source: US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Headline: SPC – No MDs are in effect as of Wed May 24 04:02:01 UTC 2017 Current Mesoscale DiscussionsUpdated:  Wed May 24 04:12:04 UTC 2017No Mesoscale Discussions are currently in effect.Most recently issued Mesoscale Discussion #0821. Notice: The responsibility for Heavy Rain Mesoscale Discussions has been […]

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      SPC May 24, 2017 0100 UTC Day 1 Convective Outlook

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      MIL OSI USA – Source: US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Headline: SPC May 24, 2017 0100 UTC Day 1 Convective Outlook May 24, 2017 0100 UTC Day 1 Convective OutlookUpdated: Wed May 24 00:49:29 UTC 2017 (Print Version |   |  )Probabilistic to Categorical Outlook Conversion Table  For best viewing experience, please enable browser JavaScript/Active Scripting.  Forecast Discussion […]

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      Didn’t Get Your Ballot? Call PERB On May 30

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      MIL OSI USA – Source: US Teamsters Union Headline: Didn’t Get Your Ballot? Call PERB On May 30 Request a Duplicate Ballot on May 30 & Vote TEAMSTERS YES! The ballots for our union election at WCCUSD were mailed out on May 19. So, if you haven’t received yours by May 29, you need to […]

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      Chicago grad employees in classic fight for a union

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      MIL OSI USA – Source: American Federation of Teachers Headline: Chicago grad employees in classic fight for a union Share This Print A hearing at the University of Chicago has turned into a classic showdown over whether graduate employees should be allowed to unionize. Administrators are insulting them by describing their “work,” complete with air […]

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        Concerned about Challenging Global Environment, Economic and Social Council Adopts Text Pledging Concrete Steps to Advance Financing for Development Agenda

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        MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: Concerned about Challenging Global Environment, Economic and Social Council Adopts Text Pledging Concrete Steps to Advance Financing for Development Agenda Noting that the current global trajectory would not fully eradicate poverty by 2030 target date, the Economic and Social Council’s financing for development follow-up forum […]

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        CT arrest at Stansted Airport

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        MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Metropolitan Police UK Headline: CT arrest at Stansted Airport Officers from the MPS Counter Terrorism Command arrested a 37-year-old man at Stansted Airport last night (Tuesday, 23 May) prior to him boarding a flight to Turkey. He has been arrested on suspicion of preparing for acts of terrorism contrary […]

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        Force Commanders Outline Challenges Facing United Nations Peacekeeping Efforts in Briefing to Security Council

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        MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations on the hour Headline: Force Commanders Outline Challenges Facing United Nations Peacekeeping Efforts in Briefing to Security Council Robust Mandates, Mission Drawdown, New Technology among Main Topics of Discussion The commanders of four United Nations peacekeeping missions briefed the Security Council this afternoon, emphasizing the need to “go […]

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        Man assaulted in Tooting

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        MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: Metropolitan Police UK Headline: Man assaulted in Tooting Detectives from Wandsworth CID are appealing for information after a man was assaulted outside Tooting Broadway Underground Station. At 19:45hrs on 23 May police were called to the scene following reports of an assault. London Ambulance Service also attended and a […]

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        Evening Parliament’s plenary meeting ends

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        MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Parliament of Ukraine – Headline: Evening Parliament’s plenary meeting ends Alterations to foreign investments attraction regime have been empowered by bill No.4541. The new laws kill obligatory registration of foreign investments for its formal informing with the aim of governmental statistics only; regulate a legal […]

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        Morning Parliament’s plenary meeting concludes

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        MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Parliament of Ukraine – Headline: Morning Parliament’s plenary meeting concludes Opening the session, A.Parubii reminds the audience that today’s agenda covers two blocks of issues – mass media and advertisement, and environmental issues. The centerpiece of the block will be the draft bill on audio-visual […]

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        Continuing Resumed Session, Non-Governmental Organizations Committee Recommends Special Status for 79 Entities, Defers Action on 38 others

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        MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: Continuing Resumed Session, Non-Governmental Organizations Committee Recommends Special Status for 79 Entities, Defers Action on 38 others The Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations today recommended 79 entities for special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council, while deferring action on the status of 38 others.The 19-member Committee […]

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        expert reaction to paper on chocolate and heart flutter

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        MIL OSI United Kingdom – Source: United Kingdom – Executive Government & Departments on the hour Headline: expert reaction to paper on chocolate and heart flutter May 23, 2017 In a new study, published in Heart, scientists investigate the association between moderate chocolate intake and atrial fibrillation or flutter risk. Dr Gavin Sandercock, Reader in Clinical Physiology (Cardiology) […]

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          Hopping to it on trade negotiations with Peru

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          MIL OSI Australia – Source: Agriculture and Water Resources Headline: Hopping to it on trade negotiations with Peru 24 May 2017 Expanded kangaroo meat trade opportunities expected from Free Trade Agreement negotiations with Peru, along with beef, horticulture and wine. Peru is Australia’s fifth-largest commercial partner in Latin America, and is a gateway to increased […]

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          New Coin and Stamp Unveiled To Commemorate 1967 Referendum and Mabo Decision

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          MIL OSI Australia – Source: Senator the Hon Nigel Scullion Headline: New Coin and Stamp Unveiled To Commemorate 1967 Referendum and Mabo Decision Views 5 Likes Rating 12345 Joint Media Release with Minister For Communications/Minister For Arts Senator The Hon. Mitch Fifield and Minister For Small Business The Hon. Michael McCormack MP To mark the […]

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          MEDIA RELEASE: MALCOLM TURNBULL CUTS MORE THAN $10 MILLION FROM HINDMARSH SCHOOLS

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          MIL OSI Australia – Source: Australian Labor Party (ALP) Headline: MEDIA RELEASE: MALCOLM TURNBULL CUTS MORE THAN $10 MILLION FROM HINDMARSH SCHOOLS THE HON TANYA PLIBERSEK MPDEPUTY LEADER OF THE OPPOSITIONSHADOW MINISTER FOR EDUCATIONSHADOW MINISTER FOR WOMENMEMBER FOR SYDNEY  STEVE GEORGANAS MPMEMBER FOR HINDMARSH MALCOLM TURNBULL CUTS MORE THAN $10 MILLION FROM HINDMARSH SCHOOLS Malcolm […]

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          Goodix’s Industry-leading Fingerprint Sensor Solution Powers Huawei MateBook X Computer

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          Source: Media Outreach Headline: Goodix’s Industry-leading Fingerprint Sensor Solution Powers Huawei MateBook X Computer SHENZHEN, CHINA – Media OutReach – 24 May 2017 – Goodix (Shanghai Stock Exchange: 603160), premier developer of human interface and biometric solutions for mobile devices, today announced that Huawei has adopted Goodix’s innovative fingerprint sensor solution for its new generation […]

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          All DH clinics to resume normal service

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          MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Hong Kong Government special administrative region Headline: All DH clinics to resume normal service Attention duty announcers of radio and television stations:     Please broadcast the following message as soon as possible and repeat it at suitable intervals:     The Department of Health (DH) today (May 24) announced that all DH clinics will […]

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          LCQ16: Subsidised housing provided by the Hong Kong Housing Society

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          MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Hong Kong Government special administrative region Headline: LCQ16: Subsidised housing provided by the Hong Kong Housing Society      Following is a question by the Hon Alice Mak and a written reply by the Acting Secretary for Transport and Housing, Mr Yau Shing-mu, in the Legislative Council today (May 24):Question: […]

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          Work arrangements for and after rainstorm warnings

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          MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Hong Kong Government special administrative region Headline: Work arrangements for and after rainstorm warnings      The Labour Department (LD) today (May 24) reminded employers to make practical and reasonable work arrangements for staff in times of rainstorms, including resumption of work after the rainstorm warning is cancelled. This […]

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          Response on Altona Beach maintenance

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          MIL OSI Australia – Source: State of Victoria Local Government Headline: Response on Altona Beach maintenance News item release date: Wednesday, 24 May 2017 Hobsons Bay has 26kms of shoreline and invests significant amounts of our outdoor resources to keep it clean and maintained, including removing many tonnes of seaweed each month.  We operate an […]

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            Evening Parliament’s plenary meeting ends

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Parliament of Ukraine – Headline: Evening Parliament’s plenary meeting ends Alterations to foreign investments attraction regime have been empowered by bill No.4541. The new laws kill obligatory registration of foreign investments for its formal informing with the aim of governmental statistics only; regulate a legal […]

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            Morning Parliament’s plenary meeting concludes

            By   6 hours ago

            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Parliament of Ukraine – Headline: Morning Parliament’s plenary meeting concludes Opening the session, A.Parubii reminds the audience that today’s agenda covers two blocks of issues – mass media and advertisement, and environmental issues. The centerpiece of the block will be the draft bill on audio-visual […]

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            EU-Cuba High-level discussion on human rights in Brussels

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: European Union Headline: EU-Cuba High-level discussion on human rights in Brussels On 22 May, the EU and Cuba held their third high-level discussion on human rights in Brussels.The EU delegation was headed by EU Special Representative for Human Rights, Stavros Lambrinidis and included the Managing […]

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            What does Belarus want from China?

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Belarus Digest – Press Release/Statement Headline: What does Belarus want from China? Alexander Lukashenka and Xi Jinping at the One Belt, One Road international forum. Photo: sputnik.by On 16 May 2017, Alexander Lukashenka concluded a three day visit to the People’s Republic of China, where […]

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            Evening Parliament’s plenary meeting ended

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Parliament of Ukraine – Headline: Evening Parliament’s plenary meeting ended Alterations to foreign investments attraction regime have been empowered by bill No.4541. The new laws kill obligatory registration of foreign investments for its formal informing with the aim of governmental statistics only; regulate a legal […]

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            Meeting of the Council for the Development of Physical Culture and Sport

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: President of Russia – The Kremlin – English – Press Release/Statement Headline: Meeting of the Council for the Development of Physical Culture and Sport Before the meeting, the President visited the Champion training centre facilities, in particular those for wrestling and artistic gymnastics, where he briefly spoke with young athletes.The Champion training centre features 11 halls for nine sports, […]

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            Gazprom expanding cooperation with Russia’s military-industrial complex

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: Gazprom – Press Release/Statement Headline: Gazprom expanding cooperation with Russia’s military-industrial complex May 23, 2017, 15:10#Documents signed#IR releasesAlexey Miller, Chairman of the Gazprom Management Committee, took part in the meeting of the Board of the Military-Industrial Commission of the Russian Federation chaired by Dmitry Rogozin, Russia’s Deputy Prime Minister, held today in Rybinsk.The event […]

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            Benoît Cœuré: Interview with L’Obs

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            MIL OSI Eurozone and Baltics – MIL OSI – Source: European Central Bank – Press Release/Statement Headline: Benoît Cœuré: Interview with L’Obs Interview with Benoît Cœuré, Member of the Executive Board of the ECB, conducted by Sophie Fay and Pascal Riché on 15 May, and published on 23 May 2017In the United States, the administration […]

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              Concerned about Challenging Global Environment, Economic and Social Council Adopts Text Pledging Concrete Steps to Advance Financing for Development Agenda

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              MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: Concerned about Challenging Global Environment, Economic and Social Council Adopts Text Pledging Concrete Steps to Advance Financing for Development Agenda Noting that the current global trajectory would not fully eradicate poverty by 2030 target date, the Economic and Social Council’s financing for development follow-up forum […]

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              Force Commanders Outline Challenges Facing United Nations Peacekeeping Efforts in Briefing to Security Council

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              MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations on the hour Headline: Force Commanders Outline Challenges Facing United Nations Peacekeeping Efforts in Briefing to Security Council Robust Mandates, Mission Drawdown, New Technology among Main Topics of Discussion The commanders of four United Nations peacekeeping missions briefed the Security Council this afternoon, emphasizing the need to “go […]

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              Humanity Can Benefit by Listening, Learning with People of Africa, Says Secretary-General, in Message for International Day

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              MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: Humanity Can Benefit by Listening, Learning with People of Africa, Says Secretary-General, in Message for International Day Following is UN Secretary-General António Guterres’ message for Africa Day, observed on 25 May:Africa Day 2017 comes at an important moment in the continent’s endeavours towards peace, inclusive economic growth […]

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              Security Council Sanctions Committee on Central African Republic Meets with Panel of Experts, Hears Weapon-Management Briefing by Mine Action Service

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              MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: Security Council Sanctions Committee on Central African Republic Meets with Panel of Experts, Hears Weapon-Management Briefing by Mine Action Service On 12 May, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 2127 (2013) concerning the Central African Republic held informal consultations in connection with the progress update of […]

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              Continuing Resumed Session, Non-Governmental Organizations Committee Recommends Special Status for 79 Entities, Defers Action on 38 others

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              MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations 4 Headline: Continuing Resumed Session, Non-Governmental Organizations Committee Recommends Special Status for 79 Entities, Defers Action on 38 others The Committee on Non-Governmental Organizations today recommended 79 entities for special consultative status with the Economic and Social Council, while deferring action on the status of 38 others.The 19-member Committee […]

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              South Africa: IFJ supports CEB Maintenance Africa strikers over lay-offs

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              MIL OSI NGO – Source: Global Unions – Headline: South Africa: IFJ supports CEB Maintenance Africa strikers over lay-offs The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) today backed its affiliate, the Media Workers’ Association of South Africa (MWASA), in its ongoing national strike against job cuts at CEB Maintenance Africa.  30 people were dismissed with immediate […]

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              As world faces unprecedented famine threat G7 should pay up and push for peace

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              MIL OSI NGO – Source: Oxfam – Headline: As world faces unprecedented famine threat G7 should pay up and push for peace Group of Seven leaders meeting in Taormina, Sicily, this week should take the lead in fighting famine and immediately fund nearly half ($2.9 billion) of the UN’s urgent appeal to avoid catastrophic hunger […]

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              Partnerships critical to unlock infrastructure bottlenecks

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              MIL OSI – Source: South Africa News Agency – Report: Headline: Partnerships critical to unlock infrastructure bottlenecks Pretoria – Public Works Minister Nathi Nhleko says public private sector partnerships are critical to unlock infrastructure bottlenecks, as well as creating capacity and addressing skills shortage. Minister Nhleko made the passionate appeal for private sector involvement in […]

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                Chinese banks provide 40 percent of Fiji’s foreign loans

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                MIL OSI Analysis – EveningReport.nz – Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Economy Minister Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum defends Fiji’s national debt in Parliament as “manageable”. Image: Newswire Fiji Pacific Media Centre News Desk Fiji’s Economy Minister Aiyaz Sayed-Khaiyum has told Parliament the national debt is currently F$4.5 billion (NZ$3.07 billion) and was manageable, reports Newswire Fiji. Currently, the national […]

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                INDONESIA: Student Afi’s blog items inspirational – but her FB ‘frozen’

                By   16 hours ago

                MIL OSI Analysis – Translated by Khairiah A. Rahman AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Redaksi Indonesia/Pacific Media Watch): The Facebook account of Afi Nihaya Faradisa, an Indonesian high school student from the village of Banyuwangi in eastern Java who has inspired thousands of netizens, has been suspended. read more

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                Author Nicky Hager reveals behind the scenes of Hit & Run investigation

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                MIL OSI Analysis – EveningReport.nz – Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz By Kendall Hutt in Auckland Investigative journalist and author Nicky Hager has taken journalism students inside the process behind his controversial book Hit & Run, outlining an example of investigative journalism. He described Hit & Run as a book which “reconstructs a crime scene” five or […]

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                PNG’s forests authority chief granted another five years at helm

                By   20 hours ago

                MIL OSI Analysis – EveningReport.nz – Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz Salome Vincent of TVWAN News reports on the PNG forests industry management direction. Pacific Media Centre News Desk Papua New Guinea’s Forestry Authority acting manager Tunou Sabuin has been reappointed as managing director for the next five years. Forests Minister Douglas Tomuriesa, who left the 2017 […]

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                Firefighters dispute holdup hampers French Polynesian airport

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                MIL OSI Analysis – EveningReport.nz – Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz An Air Tahiti Nui Airbus A340-300 … hundreds of toursists stranded by the five-day firefighters strike. Image: Air Tahiti Nui Pacific Media Watch The end of French Polynesia’s airport firefighters strike has been held up in Tahiti amid a dispute between two unions, Radio New Zealand […]

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                Bryce Edwards Analysis: The Unaccountability of elites

                By   22 hours ago

                MIL OSI Analysis – EveningReport.nz – Analysis by Dr Bryce Edwards – The Unaccountability of elites Dr Bryce Edwards. How much accountability is there in New Zealand politics and public life? Not enough, it seems, going on recent controversies.  Mistakes by those in authority can lead to disasters and misfortunes of various magnitudes. Yet a number […]

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                INDONESIA: Indonesian student Afi’s blog items inspirational – but her FB ‘frozen’

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                MIL OSI Analysis – Translated by Khairiah A. Rahman INDONESIA (Asia Pacific Report/Redaksi Indonesia/Pacific Media Watch): The Facebook account of Afi Nihaya Faradisa, an Indonesian high school student from the village of Banyuwangi in eastern Java who has inspired thousands of netizens, has been suspended. read more

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                20 deaths in two years because PNG clinic has no medicine, says councillor

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                MIL OSI Analysis – EveningReport.nz – Article by AsiaPacificReport.nz By Troy Taule in Port Moresby More than 20 people in a village in Papua New Guinea’s Central Province have died within the space of two years due to lack of medicine. Ward Member for Paramana village along the Aroma Coast, Kiki Geno, is appealing to […]

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