Category: Press Release

Australia: USQ University welcomes SA-based researcher and author Dr Rian Roux

Australia: The University of Southern Queensland, or USQ University, has welcomed South African-based researcher, author, award-winning researcher and Senior Fellow Dr Rian Roux. The University highlighted his qualities and shared some glimpses of his experience.

Let’s Make Cyprus Green, Zero Waste Cyprus participates in Bulgaria’s Summit

The Europe-based non-profit Organization tackling waste and plastic pollution called 'Let's Make Cyprus Green' and the 'Zero Waste Cyprus' Organisation recently participated in a summit in Sofia, Bulgaria, last week. The Summit was hosted by Za Zemiata and organized by Zero Waste Europe.

Ethiopian Minister of Urban and Infrastructure Chaltu Sani visits Belgium

The Minister of Urban and Infrastructure from the Republic of Ethiopia, Chaltu Sani, visited Belgium Yesterday (Thursday), August 8, 2023, with several other delegations from discussions on the Smart City Development and Sustainability Model.

Government of Fiji Launches International Childhood Cancer Month

For the first time, the Fiji Government, through the Ministry of Women, Children and Social Protection, will be allocating $10,000 worth of assistance through the NGO Grants Programme to WOWS Kids Fiji to help them continue their valuable work.

French Ambassador meets cultural and French-speaking partners of Prince Edward Island

The French Ambassador to Canada, M Michel Miraillet, together with Consulate General of France, M Johan Schitterer, met President Emille Gallant, Vice President Charles Duguay and Director Isabelle Dasylva-Gill of the franc-speaking organization of the province.

Fiji: Rural, Maritime Dev Minister Sakiasi Ditoka outlines expectations to Ministry Staff

Minister for Rural and Maritime Development and Disaster Management, Hon. Sakiasi Ditoka, set out his expectations to staff members of the Ministry today, saying he expects to see a faster rate of budget implementation and improved productivity and service delivery to rural and maritime citizens.

Netherlands Embassy in Philippines presents awards to IHE Delft Institute graduates on Thursday

The Embassy of the Netherlands in the Philippines is delighted to announce the successful completion of the online IHE Delft Tailor Made Training Course on Integrated Water Resource Management. The Embassy also congratulated all the graduates for their commendable hard work and dedication.

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken meets New Zealand’s PM, Chris Hopkins

New Zealand: The American Official Diplomat and United States Secretary of State, Antony Blinken, met with the Prime Minister of New Zealand, Chris Hipkins, today, Friday, July 28, 2023, to discuss the critical points on the United States and New Zealand Bilateral relationship and to strengthen it.

Akbayan Holds PRE-Sona Forum ‘MORE COULD’VE BEEN DONE

Akbayan Party held a forum entitled 'Marcos Jr: Year One — A Citizens' Assessment on the State of the Nation' at the University of the Philippines - Diliman in anticipation of the upcoming first State of the Nation Address of President Bongbong Marcos.

USA: Embassy of Ukraine organises ecumenical service dedicating 500th day of Russian-Ukraine invasion on Sunday

In partnership with Washington National Cathedral, the Embassy of Ukraine in the USA held an ecumenical service dedicated to the 500th day of the full-scale Russian invasion of Ukraine on Sunday, July 9, 2023, and shared some glimpses from the event.

Philippines: PCSO honours first-time bettor from Pampanga for winning Megalotto 6/45 jackpot

The Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office, PCSO expressed their pleasure to announce and honour the luckiest first-time bettor from Pampanga (Municipality in the Philippines), who recently won the Megalotto 6/45 jackpot of P41,256,521.60 on June 2, 2023, with the winning combination 25-15-05-11-09-03.

Japanese Rock Band Tricot is returning to UK in November 2023, shares schedule

Japanese Rock Band from Kyota, Tricot Japanese Band, announced a tour of the United Kingdom in November 2023. This is the UK leg of Tricot’s Zang-Neng Tour, which commenced in Japan in January and February to mark the release of the band’s latest album, ‘Fudeki’.

Farmers Drive Tractors into Paris; Macron Faces Backlash Ahead of Agriculture Show

The farmers' convoy, comprising approximately 30 tractors, made its way towards Les Invalides, a symbolic location near the Assemblée Nationale and the Elysée presidential palace

Unveiling Sexual Abuse: Actress Judith Godrèche’s Powerful Stand at the Césars Awards

Godrèche, a prominent figure in France's #MeToo movement, courageously revealed her own traumatic experiences, accusing directors Benoît Jacquot and Jacques Doillon of sexually assaulting her during her teenage years

Burgundy Wine Thief Arrested After Amassing 7,000 Bottles Worth €500,000

The individual, whose identity remains undisclosed, stands accused of purloining a staggering 7,000 bottles valued at approximately €500,000 ($550,000) from various employers over a span of 15 years