Daily Archives: November 2, 2017

Global Win-Win Cooperation – “B&R” Digital Economy Strategic Alliance Conference Takes Place

JINAN, China, Nov. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — With “Global Win-Win Cooperation” as the theme, the “B&R” Digital Economy Strategic Alliance Conference was held on November 2 at the Inspur Jinan Science and Technology Park, Jinan, China. Attendees include enterprise representatives …

Inspur Launches the “B&R” Digital Economy Strategic Alliance

JINAN, China, Nov. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — On November 2, the “B&R” Digital Economy Strategic Alliance, initialized by Inspur and co-founded by Cisco, IBM, Diebold Nixdorf and Ericsson, was established in Jinan, China. The Alliance will integrate the world-class IT

News in Brief 02 November 2017 (PM)

Assistant UN refugee chief meets with Myanmar officials

A senior UN official has met with authorities in Myanmar in connection with the ongoing Rohingya crisis, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has reported.

Assistant High Commissioner for Protection Volker Turk concluded …

UN: Give Millions of Stateless People Basic Right of Citizenship

GENEVA The U.N. refugee agency is calling on governments to grant basic rights of citizenship to millions of stateless people who suffer discrimination, exclusion and persecution.

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees is making this plea on the third …

Policy to guide provision of sanitary products

The National Treasury says the question of how sanitary products will be funded will be guided by a recently-developed policy framework document.

Yanga Mputa, a Chief Director at the National Treasury’s Tax Policy Unit, said this when briefing the Multi-Party …