Daily Archives: May 22, 2015

Asia Pacific Drilling Waste Management Market 2015-2019 with Schlumberger, National Oilwell Varco, Baker Hughes & Weatherford International Dominating (PR Newswire)

DUBLIN, May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ –Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jh6hq5/asia_pacific) has announced the addition of the “Asia Pacific Drilling Waste Management Market by Services (Solid Control, Containment & Handling, Treatment & Disposal), By Application (Onshore & Offshore ), By Countries

Welcome for Myanmar decision to shelter sea migrants

22 May 2015 A UNHCR staff member interviews rescued people from a boat. Photo: UNHCR/F. Ijazah Myanmar’s decision to take in more than 200 boat migrants has been welcomed by the UN refugee agency which on Friday called for further

Asia-Pacific Healthcare Industry Outlook 2015 (PR Newswire)

DUBLIN, May 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ –Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/9w689s/_2015) has announced the addition of the ” 2015 Asia-Pacific Healthcare Industry Outlook” report to their offering. The research service provides an analysis of the healthcare market in Asia-Pacific (APAC). It

Rights group welcomes U.S. offer to accept Rohingya refugees (Mizzima (Burma))

A U.S. based human rights advocacy group, United to End Genocide, welcomed the announcement by the United States to accept Rohingya victims who have fled the threat of genocide in Myanmar. The cooperation offered by the United States reflects the

KP Governor directs KPPPRA to ensure transparency in process of procurement (The Balochistan Times (Pakistan))

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Sardar Mahtab Ahmed Khan here Thursday directed the concerned officials of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Public Procurement Regulatory Authority (KPPPRA) that the procedures for public procurement should be organized with a view to improving the quality of

Governor directs KPPPRA to ensure transparency (The Frontier Post (Pakistan))

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Sardar Mahtab Ahmed Khan here Thursday directed the concerned officials of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Public Procurement Regulatory Authority (KPPPRA) that the procedures for public procurement should be organized with a view to improving the quality of

Saving the lives of those stranded at sea should remain the priority: UN rights experts (United News of Bangladesh)

Dhaka, May 22 ( UNB) – A group of United Nations human rights experts welcomed the Malaysian, Indonesian and Thai leaders’ decision not to pushback migrants and asylum seekers arriving in their territorial waters. They also urged the international community

UNHCR to interview boatpeople to help determine identity, origin (United News of Bangladesh)

Dhaka, May 22 (UNB) – The United Nations refugee agency, UNHCR, plans to interview migrants who have recently landed in northern Peninsular Malaysia once the immigration work by Malaysian authorities is sorted out. UNHCR representative Richard Towle said the interview

Malaysia orders search and rescue missions for refugees (The Straits Times)

Move comes as Myanmar holds talks with US and South-east Asian envoys SITTWE (Myanmar) – Malaysia has ordered search and rescue missions for thousands of boat people stranded at sea, as Myanmar held talks with American and South-east Asian envoys

Muhyiddin calls for sacking of 1MDB board (The Straits Times)

KUALA LUMPUR – Deputy Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin has said that board members of the controversial state investment fund, 1Malaysia Development Berhad (1MDB), should be sacked immediately. “I told the Prime Minister, sack all the guys, board of 1MDB. Throw