Micronesia

Type: Country
Name: Micronesia
population: 109,283
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Regional veterans center supported

SPEAKER Judith Won Pat has thrown her support behind the plan to develop a 200-acre Western Pacific Regional Veterans Community Living Center in the property next to the new hospital in Dededo.In her weekly address, Won Pat said she has already met with ... [Published Marianas Variety - Guam - 1 hour ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

10 new countries in just over 2 decades!

The votes have been cast and the United Kingdom awaits the outcome of the historic Scotland independence referendum.If the YES votes indeed overtake the nays, Scotland will join a long list of regions that have broken off from their bigger counterpar ... [Published rediff.com - 17 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

Mall abductor gets 30 years

THE 22-year-old man who abducted a woman from Micronesia Mall was sentenced Tuesday by Superior Court of Guam Judge Anita Sukola.According to chief prosecutor Basil O’Mallan III, Kyle Indalecio Camacho was handed a 30-year jail term by Sukola.Camacho, ... [Published Marianas Variety - Guam - 19 hours ago]
First reported 19 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 1 reports

FSM defends additional continental shelf claim

NEW YORK (FSM Information Services) — On Aug. 25, 2014, the delegations from Federated States of Micronesia, Papua New Guinea, and Solomon Islands began meeting with the 6-man Sub-Commission in the United Nations that examines the Ontong Java Plateau ... [Published Marianas Variety - 19 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 2 reports

El Salvador Condemns U.S. Blockade on Cuba

El Salvador, September 18 (RHC) -- The government of El Salvador has condemned the economic, financial and commercial blockade imposed by the United States against Cuba.Foreign Minister Hugo Martínez said that such unilateral action is against all international ... [Published Radio Habana Cuba - Sep 18 2014]
Entities: Blockade, Cuba, El Salvador
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Germany ratifies Kyoto protocol extension

18 September (Argus) — The German government has started the process of ratifying an extension to the Kyoto protocol, which will impose restrictions on emission levels for a second commitment period between 2013 and 2020.Germany will be the 12th nation ... [Published Argus Media - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

DFS Brings New Brand, Facilities, Support-Initiatives To Micronesia

DFS Group (DFS), the world’s leading luxury travel retailer unveiled its newly rebranded downtown stores is Guam and Saipan last week.Both branches, which previously fell under the “DFS Galleria” designation, now carry the “ T Galleria by DFS” moniker ... [Published EGlobal Travel Media - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Quake strikes off Guam

(9 mins ago)A 7.1-magnitude earthquake hit off the Pacific island of Guam Wednesday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said, but no tsunami warning was issued as the tremor was too deep.The quake struck in the sea at a depth of 133 kilometers some 48 ... [Published Hong Kong Standard - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Hoi An named among Top 10 most famous canals

Hoi An ranked fourth in the list of the 10 most-famous canals in the world, announced the US-based travel website www.touropia.com.Thu Bon River - illustration photoHoi An ancient town lies in the lower land of Thu Bon River, in the central province of ... [Published Vietnamese Investment Review - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Nominations to open for Pacific Advisory Group by-elections

Nominations set to open for Wellington City Council Pacific Advisory Group by-elections Pacific people can make a difference in their community by nominating candidates from Tuvalu, Melanesia, and Micronesia next week to stand for October’s by-elections ... [Published Scoop NZ - Regional - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Gov't making plans for emperor, empress to visit Palau next year

TOKYO —The government and the Imperial Household Agency are making plans for Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko to visit Palau, as well as the Marshall Islands and Micronesia next year to mark the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II.The emperor ... [Published Japan Today - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

China links: Fourth plenum, dyslexia, anti-trust, Hong Kong, ISIS, PLA and more

Fiji's election: Fair and free?Why America's Iraq strategy will work, and why Australia should take partIs Abbott spreading Australia too thin?Pacific island links: Fiji election, Tonga loans, Gaston Flosse, Micronesia trade and moreAustralia's Iraq deployment: ... [Published The Interpreter - Sep 17 2014]

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"I encourage our vets to find out more about Team CORE and its efforts to provide much-needed services that may help them, and their families" Won Pat said
Foreign Minister Hugo Martínez said that such unilateral action is against all international treaties and conventions. "We believe it is an anachronistic measure and all countries of the world must speak out against it."
"I want to make this a good, solid and strong office" she said
"By ratifying the second commitment period of the Kyoto protocol, Germany is setting a positive signal within the EU and in international climate negotiations. For us, international legal agreements are the central instrument in the fight against climate change" environment minister Barbara Hendricks said

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EL SALVADOR CONDEMNS US BLOCKADE OF CUBA [Published NAM News Network - Sep 18 2014]
Hoi An named among Top 10 most famous canals [Published Vietnamese Investment Review - Sep 18 2014]
Nominations to open for Pacific Advisory Group ... [Published Scoop NZ - Regional - Sep 18 2014]
Gov't making plans for emperor, empress to visi... [Published Japan Today - Sep 17 2014]
Green Gala is sold out [Published Marianas Variety - Sep 17 2014]
Silversea Unveils Expansive 2016 Voyage Collection [Published EGlobal Travel Media - Sep 17 2014]
Chinese navy: A soft-power win in the Pacific [Published The Interpreter - Sep 17 2014]
China links: Fourth plenum, dyslexia, anti-trus... [Published The Interpreter - Sep 17 2014]
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DFS Brings New Brand, Facilities, Support-Initi... [Published EGlobal Travel Media - Sep 17 2014]
Hoi An Named Among World's Most Popular Canals [Published Bernama - Sep 17 2014]
Silversea Unveils Expansive 2016 Voyage Collection [Published Irish Travel Trade News - Sep 17 2014]
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Quake strikes off Guam [Published Hong Kong Standard - Sep 17 2014]
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Suppose They Gave a Climate Conference and Nobo... [Published MuskegonPundit - 6 hours ago]
Roger L. Simon »Suppose They Gave a Climate Conference and Nobody Came We evil climate deniers often enjoy comparing the current uproar over the weather with Stalin’s misuse of science by  Trofim Lysenko .  But I think the devotion to extreme climate, ...
Nominations to open for Pacific Advisory Group ... [Published Scoop NZ - Regional - Sep 18 2014]
Nominations set to open for Wellington City Council Pacific Advisory Group by-elections Pacific people can make a difference in their community by nominating candidates from Tuvalu, Melanesia, and Micronesia next week to stand for October’s by-elections ...
White House, Industry Quicken Pace of HFC Phase... [Published Switchboard, from NRDC - Sep 16 2014]
David Doniger, Director, Climate and Clean Air Program, Washington, D.C. Today the White House is convening industry leaders to pledge reductions in and replacements for HFCs (hydrofluorocarbons), the super-potent climate-changing chemicals used in ...
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For all the ridicule heaped upon George W. Bush’s so-called “Coalition of the Willing” by President Obama, Vice President Biden and Secretary of State John Kerry, among others, the US-led 2003 operation to liberate Iraq and overthrow the regime of ...
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Source: European Commission Humanitarian Aid departmentCountry: Philippines SITUATION • Tropical Cyclone FIFTEEN formed on 10 September over the south-western Pacific Ocean and started moving west in the general direction of the Philippines.• On ...
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