Breaking News

Daily Archives: January 24, 2018

Know Doing Business Methodology to Evaluate Protection of Minority Investors

New Delhi (ABC Live): Doing Business Claims that it measures the protection of minority investors from conflicts of interest through one set of indicators and shareholders’ rights in corporate governance through another . The data come from a questionnaire administered to corporate and securities lawyers and are based on securities regulations, company laws, civil procedure codes and court rules of evidence. …

Read More »

Dr Carissa Etienne Becomes Regional Director for Americas

Geneva (ABC Live): Dr Carissa Etienne :The WHO Executive Board, currently holding its 142nd session in Geneva, has appointed Dr Carissa Etienne for a second term as WHO Regional Director for Americas. Dr Etienne was elected Director of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) by the countries of the Americas on 19 September 2012 during the 28th Pan American Sanitary …

Read More »

IAEA ReNuAL Gets €8.7 million from 14 Member States

Vienna (ABC Live): ReNuAL :Thanks to the generous voluntary contributions of 14 Member States in 2017, the renovations of the IAEA’s eight nuclear applications laboratories in Seibersdorf, Austria advanced significantly last year. The upgrades will improve the IAEA’s capacity to support Member States in the use of nuclear techniques in food and agriculture, human health and the environment, as well as the …

Read More »

Know The Known Traveller Digital Identity Concept

Davos (ABC Live): Known Traveller Digital Identity Concept : Forecasts indicate that cross-border travel will grow by 50% over the next decade and reach 1.8 billion international arrivals by 2030. This increase presents an opportunity for the aviation, travel and tourism industry to further harness the economic benefits it contributes to GDP and job creation globally. To take full advantage …

Read More »

Watch Modi at Davos World Economic Forum

Davos (ABC Live): India will be the world’s fastest growing major economy in 2018, according the IMF’s latest World Economic Outlook update. India’s GDP has been growing at around 7% per year since Prime Minister Narendra Modi took office back in 2014, and next year India’s economy will beone-third bigger than when he came to power. However, major economic and social …

Read More »