Lebanon Press Release
|02/27/2020 - 20:26||
Brazil and South Korea: defence-aerospace sectors in training
Both Brazil and South Korea have recently scored successes in the defence-aerospace export market, write Haena Jo and Tom Waldwyn. Brazil with the turbo-prop-powered Super Tucano and South Korea with the T-50 advanced jet trainer/light combat aircraft Golden Eagle.
|02/27/2020 - 19:01||
Air Products Participates in Signing Ceremony of Key Foreign Investment Projects in Shanghais Pudong, Extending its Commitment to China Market
News ReleaseAir Products Participates in Signing Ceremony of Key Foreign Investment Projects in Shanghai’s Pudong, Extending its Commitment to China Market.
|02/27/2020 - 17:39||
HungaroControl selects CERTIUM Locate for increased air traffic safety
CERTIUM Locate, the latest direction finding system from Rohde & Schwarz, will be rolled out by HungaroControl to enhance the performance of air traffic control in a crowded segment of European airspace.
|02/27/2020 - 04:49||
Helping MENA Transition Out of Fragility
WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2020 – The World Bank Group released a new strategy for assisting people and economies in countries affected by Fragility, Conflict, and Violence (FCV). The strategy updates Bank policies, improves on its expertise, and diversifies the financing tools designed to respond to the challenges of low-and middle-income countries facing situations of fragility, violence, and conflict.
|02/27/2020 - 03:52||
Key Considerations for Building a Brilliant Recruitment Experience
|02/26/2020 - 20:51||
Lebanon contemplates defaulting on its debt and a greater cost Eliza Harvey An economic crisis leaves the world with a big headache: A bailout, or risking another failed state in the Middle East?
Protests in Lebanon continue against a political elite accused of corruption and incompetence (Patrick Baz/AFP/Getty Images)
|02/26/2020 - 06:23||
Office of the Spokesperson Briefing Schedule Department Press Briefing Transcripts Press Releases Public Schedule
The Office of the Spokesperson releases statements, media notes, notices to the press and fact sheets on a daily basis. These are posted to our website as they are released throughout the day.
|02/26/2020 - 05:09||
One Nurses Outreach To A Cardiovascular Patient Makes All The Difference
Ever since she was little, Lisa Long wanted to be a nurse. Growing up, at her mother and father’s corner grocery store in Lebanon, she got to know her neighbors and discovered she liked helping people.
|02/26/2020 - 04:12||
Treasury Designates Martyrs Foundation Companies and Officials as Global Terrorists
Washington – The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) today designated as Specially Designated Global Terrorists (SDGTs) three Lebanon-based officials and 12 Lebanon-based entities linked to the Martyrs Foundation, part of Hizballah’s support network.
|02/26/2020 - 03:38||
ICTJ Convenes International Conference on Best Practices for Combatting Large-Scale Corruption in Transitional Justice Contexts
On March 2-3, 2020, the International Center for Transitional Justice (ICTJ) is holding a conference in Tunis, Tunisia, on the fight against corruption and the recovery of ill-gotten assets as a critical element of transitional justice processes
|02/25/2020 - 20:19||
Hussain Sajwani-DAMAC Foundation pledges AED 3 million to the Arab Hope Makers Initiative
The Hussain Sajwani – DAMAC Foundation, a joint venture between DAMAC Properties and its Chairman, Hussain Sajwani, has pledged AED 3 million to the Arab Hope Makers initiative, which was held at the Coca-Cola Arena in Dubai. On behalf of his foundation, Hussain Sajwani, who attended the grand finale of the Arab Hope Makers 2020, pledged his contribution for the initiative’s Humanitarian Cause of the Year - the construction of the Magdi Yacoub Global Heart Centre in Egypt.
|02/24/2020 - 18:46||
Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Opens New Location in Winston-Salem, North Carolina
Starting Monday, Feb. 24, Cracker Barrel will open its doors to families in the area, who will experience a restaurant that combines dining and shopping as a seamless experience in a relaxing, comfortable environment. Cracker Barrel will share its popular homestyle Southern cooking and range of quality retail offerings with local families and travelers.
|02/23/2020 - 05:22||
Mattel Announces Ruth Handler Mentorship Program for Women in Toys Timed to Company's 75th Anniversary
Toy Industry’s First-Ever Mentorship Program for Women Launches in Honor of Mattel Co-Founder, Ruth Handler.
|02/21/2020 - 18:29||
ANCA Testimony to U.S. House Panel Stresses Need for Expanded Artsakh Demining and Rehabilitation Assistance as Part of $100 Million Armenian Aid Package
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|02/21/2020 - 03:12||
Def Jam Recordings Announces Changes to Leadership Structure
Paul Rosenberg to Form Label Venture with Universal Music Group, Become Consultant to Def Jam Recordings.
|02/20/2020 - 04:20||
WellSpan Good Samaritan reaches out to young readers with free books
Ezekiel Gerhart received free books during his well-child visits to WellSpan Family Medicine - North Fourth Street. The books were funded by donations from WellSpan Good Samaritan Hospital employees.
|02/19/2020 - 19:55||
Former Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos Joins ICTJ and NYU Law School for a Conversation on the Role of Transitional Justice in Peace Processes
New York, February 20, 2020—On February 26, the International Center for Transitional Justice and NYU Law’s Center for Human Rights and Global Justice will welcome former President of Colombia and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Juan Manuel Santos for a conversation on the role of transitional justice in peace negotiations.
|02/19/2020 - 13:29||
Iran: Environmentalists Unjust Sentences Upheld
A campaign poster showing environmental activists, Taher Ghadirian, Niloufar Bayani, Amirhossein Khaleghi, Houman Jokar, Sam Rajabi, Sepideh Kashani, Morad Tahbaz and Abdolreza Kouhpayeh, who have been in detention for six months.
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|02/19/2020 - 08:40||
Rohde & Schwarz and Decawave cooperate to develop T&M capabilities for Ultra Wideband technologies
Rohde & Schwarz and Decawave demonstrate test functions for the new generation of Decawave UWB devices with the new generation of Rohde & Schwarz radio communication tester, the R&S CMP200. With this solution, both companies address manufacturers planning wireless devices using Ultra Wideband (UWB) technology to provide secure location-based services.
|02/19/2020 - 07:49||
The United States and Saudi Arabia: A 75-Year-Long Diplomatic Partnership
Secretary Pompeo will travel to Saudi Arabia from February 19-21 to meet with King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, Foreign Minister Faisal bin Farhan, and other Saudi officials to advance our long-standing shared interests, including the stability and security of the Gulf region, as well as economic prosperity and energy security.
|02/18/2020 - 22:35||
Oxfam condemns killing two of its workers in attack in Syria
Two Oxfam aid workers were today killed in an attack at 2pm local time in Dar’a governorate in Southern Syria, between Nawa and Al-Yadudah.
|02/18/2020 - 17:05||
UNIVERSAL MUSIC PUBLISHING GROUP UNVEILS GROUNDBREAKING NEW ROYALTY PORTAL & APP
Built on industry-leading cloud technology, UMPG Window provides songwriters and clients with unparalleled earnings data, insights and analytics.
|02/18/2020 - 08:35||
MENA: Renewed wave of mass uprisings met with brutality and repression during year of defiance
Report reviews human rights in 19 MENA states during 2019 Wave of protests across Algeria, Iraq, Iran and Lebanon demonstrates reinvigorated faith in people power 500+ killed in Iraq and over 300 in Iran in brutal crackdowns on protests Relentless clampdown on peaceful critics and human rights defenders At least 136 prisoners of conscience detained in 12 countries for online speech.
|02/16/2020 - 20:11||
Secretary Michael R. Pompeo and Senegalese Foreign Minister Amadou Ba at a Joint Press Availability
FOREIGN MINISTER BA: (Via interpreter) (In progress) opportunity to welcome him once more on behalf of the republic, His Excellency Mr. Macky Sall, on behalf of the cabinet, and personally, and on behalf of – and of all Senegalese populations, I would like to welcome him in the Senegalese land of hospitality.
|02/14/2020 - 07:58||
Rohde & Schwarz extends collaboration with Thales to minimize field testing for IoT modules
Gemalto, a Thales company, is using test equipment from T&M specialist Rohde & Schwarz to ensure that Cinterion® IoT modules operate synchronously across all networks and conditions. This reduces extensive real network drive tests in different countries for manufacturers of IoT (Cat M and NB IoT) solutions, resulting in faster time-to-market.