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Unemployment and underemployment statistics for November 2016 – January 2017

By   /  February 20, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Economics, English, Export, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Government special administrative region, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade  /  Comments Off on Unemployment and underemployment statistics for November 2016 – January 2017

MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Hong Kong Government special administrative region Headline: Unemployment and underemployment statistics for November 2016 – January 2017      According to the latest labour force statistics (i.e. provisional figures for November 2016 – January 2017) released today (February 20) by the Census and Statistics Department (C&SD), the seasonally adjusted unemployment […]

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Vice President condoles the passing away of Justice Altamas Kabir

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MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Government of India Headline: Vice President condoles the passing away of Justice Altamas Kabir The Vice President of India, Shri M. Hamid Ansari has condoled the passing away of former Chief Justice of India, Shri Altamas Kabir. In a message, he said that Justice Kabir will be remembered for […]

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COMMENT: Europe Needs a Higher Price on Carbon

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MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations Headline: COMMENT: Europe Needs a Higher Price on Carbon Europe’s promise to lower greenhouse-gas emissions looked bright a dozen years ago, when its leaders created the first big market for trading carbon permits. Sadly, though, its system has failed to encourage investment in clean technology and appreciably […]

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Four Continuing Education Fund courses suspended

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MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Hong Kong Government special administrative region Headline: Four Continuing Education Fund courses suspended      The Labour and Welfare Bureau has announced that all reimbursable courses offered by Inter-Pro Beauty Architect School Limited have been suspended from registration as reimbursable courses under the Continuing Education Fund (CEF) with immediate effect […]

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Official launch of Hong Kong e-Legislation (with photos)

By   /  February 20, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, English, Hong Kong, Hong Kong Government special administrative region, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on Official launch of Hong Kong e-Legislation (with photos)

MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Hong Kong Government special administrative region Headline: Official launch of Hong Kong e-Legislation (with photos)      The Department of Justice (DoJ) will launch a new electronic legislation database known as Hong Kong e-Legislation (HKeL) at 7pm on February 24 to provide convenient and free public access to the Laws of […]

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Neil Gaiman appointed UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador

By   /  February 20, 2017  /  24-7, Africa, English, Global Bodies, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, United Nations  /  Comments Off on Neil Gaiman appointed UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador

MIL OSI United Nations – Source: United Nations Headline: Neil Gaiman appointed UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, today announced the appointment of internationally acclaimed author Neil Gaiman as a global Goodwill Ambassador.   The announcement comes after three years of close cooperation between Gaiman and UNHCR to raise awareness about the plight […]

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Financial Secretary to outline 2017-2018 Budget

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MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Hong Kong Government special administrative region Headline: Financial Secretary to outline 2017-2018 Budget The following is issued on behalf of the Legislative Council Secretariat:     The Legislative Council (LegCo) will hold a meeting on Wednesday (February 22) at 11am in the Chamber of the LegCo Complex. The Government has advised the Clerk […]

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Flower show photos invited

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MIL OSI – Source: Hong Kong Information Services Headline: Flower show photos invited The Leisure & Cultural Services Department is inviting applications for the Hong Kong Flower Show photography contest. The show will be held in Victoria Park from March 10 to 19. The competition is divided into three categories, including one on portraits of […]

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PM greets the people of Mizoram and Arunachal Pradesh, on their Statehood Day

By   /  February 20, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, English, Government of India, India, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel  /  Comments Off on PM greets the people of Mizoram and Arunachal Pradesh, on their Statehood Day

MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Government of India Headline: PM greets the people of Mizoram and Arunachal Pradesh, on their Statehood Day The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has greeted the people of Mizoram and Arunachal Pradesh, on their Statehood Day.“On their Statehood Day, my greetings to the people of Mizoram. I pray that […]

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Global Crude oil price of Indian Basket was US$ 54.56 per bbl on 17.02.2017

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MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Government of India Headline: Global Crude oil price of Indian Basket was US$ 54.56 per bbl on 17.02.2017 The international crude oil price of Indian Basket as computed/published today by Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas was US$ 54.56 per barrel […]

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A New International Standard for the “Safety of Tubular LED Lamps” was issued

By   /  February 20, 2017  /  24-7, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Commerce, Economics, English, Export, Government of Japan, MIL OSI, Open Source Intel, Trade  /  Comments Off on A New International Standard for the “Safety of Tubular LED Lamps” was issued

MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Government of Japan Headline: A New International Standard for the “Safety of Tubular LED Lamps” was issued The International Electricaltechnical Commission (IEC) has issued IEC 62931, an international standard for the safety of tubular, for which the proposal was made by Japan to IEC, aiming to enhance the safety […]

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Learning Consortium for the Future to be Established

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MIL OSI Asia Pacific – Source: Government of Japan Headline: Learning Consortium for the Future to be Established The Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology (MEXT), the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (MIC), and the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI) will jointly establish a Learning Consortium for the Future as […]

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