"According to this year's edition of an annual report from the Institute for Economics and Peace (IEP), Botswana, Kuwait, Morocco, Kazakhstan, Vietnam, Angola, and Burkina Faso all have one surprising thing in common: They are more peaceful than the U..."
"By Amadu K. Sanah, GNA Accra, May 24, GNA - Mr Kenneth Gilbert Adjei, Deputy Minister of Defence, said the changing dynamics of armed conflicts over the last two decades require an integrated approach to peace operations.
He said the multi-dimension..."
"Hanoi, May 26 (VNA) Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and a high-ranking delegation of the Vietnamese Government left Hanoi for Japan on May 26 for a visit to the country and to attend the expanded G7 Summit Japan 2016.
This is the first visit to Jap..."
"May 16, 1952 — May 15, 2016
MIDDLESEX — Lee Massey, 63, passed away peacefully on Sunday, surrounded by family.
Survivors include his special sister, Susan Thomasson, and husband, Tim; and a host of family members.
He was preceded in death by ..."
"Janet Phillips passed away very early Christmas morning peacefully, with dignity and grace, just as she lived. Originally from Earlville, NY, she moved with her husband to Potsdam, NY where they raised a family, retiring to Bradenton in the early 198..."
"Less than four months before crucial elections that may make or break its legislative advantage, the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has embarked on an effort to clamp down the countrys western border with Colombia. The ultimate con..."
"A new configuration of international relations is emerging in this region: old adversaries are becoming aware of new opportunities of prosperity through peace. Here we will analyse the economic and political dynamics that underlie the tendency toward..."
"Weapons exports have increased by 14% in the last five years compared with the 2006-10 timeframe, according to the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute. The U.S. and Russia made up the largest share of sales – 58% between them. The thir..."
"Senator Antonio Trillanes IV was the Manila Bulletins hot seat guest for today, October 20, 2015, where he addressed questions raised by the editors, writers, and those raised by the netizen-followers of the Manila Bulletins Social Media platforms.
"The Digital Country Index from Bloom Consulting ranks 180 countries on their "digital brand appeal," or people's proactive interest in the countries based on billions of online searches. TheIndex measures nations in five dimensions: tourism, talent, ..."
"Moscow, May 20 (VNA) The ASEAN-Russia Commemorative Summit marking the 20 th anniversary of ASEAN-Russia dialogue partnership took place in Sochi, Russia from May 19-20.
During sessions on May 20, ASEAN and Russian leaders discussed regional and gl..."
"CBRE Vietnam and domestic developer Khang Dien have just signed a management agreement for a new portfolio of villa projects in the fast-growing District 9 of Ho Chi Minh City.
The portfolio includes Mega Village, Mega Ruby, Mega Sapphire, Mega Resid..."
"New research from Paychex, a payroll provider, reveals many small business owners choose to continue to invest in benefits outsourcing for increased “peace of mind.”
Overall, Paychex finds 40% of survey respondents feel the biggest benefit of ou..."
"The all-time high consumer outlook in third-quarter is another vote of confidence in the administration of President Rodrigo R. Duterte, the Department of Finance (DOF) said yesterday.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte gestures with a fist bump du..."
Colombia’s economy will grow only 2.8% in 2015, according to the country’s central bank, which on Tuesday was forced to lower its 2015 GDP growth projection due to low commodity prices.
Beset by falling oil prices, Colombias nationa..."
"VGP PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc stressed the win-win cooperation and the ripest time for further cooperation and investment for Viet Nam and Japan at the Viet Nam-Japan high-level economic dialogue on May 26 in Mie Prefecture, Japan.
Photo: VGP/Quang Hieu
"DA-CAR turns over water pumps to Abra farmers
June 09, 2016 Ginalyn B. Brioso
BANGUED, Abra, June 9 (PIA) -- Different farmers organizations in the province are the latest recipients of farm facilities from the Department of Agriculture (DA).
"Nicosia (AFP) - European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker praised Cyprus Thursday for its budding economic recovery after harsh bailout terms saved the eurozone member from meltdown, and urged re-unification of the divided island."Cyprus foun..."
"NDO/VNA Substantial room remains for Vietnam and Bangladesh to co-operate, especially in economics and trade, State President Truong Tan Sang and Bangladeshi President Abdul Hamid have said.
During their talks in Hanoi on August 10, they praised th..."