UNITED NATIONS: Achieving Sustainable Development Will Require Reinvigorated International Support to Middle-Income Countries, Says Deputy Secretary-General

United Nations issued the following announcement on Feb. 6.Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed's remarks, as prepared for delivery, on the way forward for the United Nations development system on middle-income countries, in New York on 31 January: I am pleased to be with you today to discuss how the United Nations development system can better support middle-income countries. Read More »

UNITED NATIONS: Secretary-General Seriously Concerned about Security Situation in Maldives

United Nations issued the following announcement on.The following statement was issued today by the Spokesman for UN Secretary-General António Guterres: The Secretary-General is seriously concerned about the unfolding situation in Maldives, in particular the declaration of a state of emergency and the entry of security forces into the Supreme Court premises. Read More »

DUBAI CHAMBER OF COMMERCE & INDUSTRY: A New Dubai Chamber Report Identifies Fintech and Renewable Energy as Key to Boosting Productivity and Investment in Latin America

Dubai, UAE – Financial technology (fintech) and renewable energy will play a key role in boosting productivity in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) and attracting investment to the region, a new report commissioned by the Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has revealed. Read More »

UNITED NATIONS: Secretary-General Urges Global Action to Ensure Survival of Big Cats, Increasingly Threatened with Extinction, in Message for World Wildlife Day

Following is Secretary‑General António Guterres’ message on World Wildlife Day, to be observed on 3 March: On World Wildlife Day we focus on the important role the planet’s wild animals and plants play in our cultures and the sustainability of our societies. Read More »