Daily Archives: December 3, 2017

South and Central Asia: State Department Celebrates Fourth Anniversary of Flagship Program for Southeast Asian Leaders

On December 3, the Young Southeast Asian Leaders Initiative (YSEALI) – the State Department’s flagship leadership program in Southeast Asia – will celebrate its fourth anniversary. To mark the occasion, emerging leaders in all ASEAN …

Latest from the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine (SMM), based on information received as of 19:30, 1 December 2017

This report is for the media and the general public.

The SMM recorded fewer ceasefire violations in Donetsk region and more in Luhansk region compared with the previous reporting period. The Mission continued monitoring the

No decision taken by Government to move SAA out of National Treasury

The Presidency has noted media reports suggesting that Government has taken a decision to move South African Airways (SAA) out of National Treasury to the Department of Transport.

The reports are incorrect. No such decision …

Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikos Kotzias to attend a meeting of the Visegrad Group with Greece, Bulgaria, Croatia, Romania and other countries (Budapest, 4 December 2017)

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikos Kotzias, will be in Budapest on Monday, 4 December 2017, to participate in a joint meeting of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of the four countries of the Visegrad Group …


NAIROBI, A United Nations official on Saturday called for support towards availing sustainable, affordable and clean energy to help empower African women.

Frank Turyatunga, Deputy Regional Director at the UN Environment African Office, said that …