Ratification

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U.N. Disability Treaty Faces Uphill Battle in Senate

By / Jul 25, 2014Former Sen. Bob Dole, a major supporter of the treaty. (photo by Chip Somodevilla/)Already ratified by 146 nations, a United Nations treaty codifying the rights of people with disabilities is undergoing a second attempt at ratification ... [Published Associations Now - 1 hour ago]
First reported 3 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 2 reports

Ukraine could ratify Aust deal next week

A DEAL authorising Australian police and soldiers to help secure the MH17 crash site could be ratified next week if the Ukrainian parliament is recalled. ... [Published Brisbane Courier-Mail - 2 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 3 reports

Lenders highlight Cypriot bad loans

International lenders concluded a fifth review of Cyprus’s economy on Friday, saying the island was making “relatively good progress” after a bailout last year but that key challenges lay ahead. Representatives of the lenders, comprising the European ... [Published eKathimerini.com - 5 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 3 reports

India pitches for early ratification of second commitment period of Kyoto Protocol

NEW DELHI: India on Friday pitched for early ratification of second commitment period of the Kyoto Protocol so that it would be legally binding on rich nations to cut their emissions of climate-damaging greenhouse gases under specified targets till 2 ... [Published Times of India - 5 hours ago]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 2 reports

New law regulating rents ratified in Bahrain

Bahrain's King Hamad has ratified and issued a law regulating rents. The new legislation revokes previous laws dating back to 1944, 1946, 1955, 1970 and 1984, said a report in the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister publication. His Majesty also issued ... [Published Trade Arabia - 17 hours ago]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

President ratifies First Amendment Bill to Maritime Zones of ‎Maldives Act

President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom has today ratified the ‎First ‎Amendment Bill to Maritime Zones of Maldives Act (Act no: 6/96).‎The Amendment was passed by the Parliament at the 15th ‎sitting of its ‎second session, on 21 July 2014. Following ratification, ... [Published Republic of Maldives President's Office - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 2 reports

UFCW Grand Island JBS Beef Plant Members Ratify New Five-Year Contract

- Workers at the JBS beef slaughter and processing facility in Grand Island, Nebraska, who belong to United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 293 ratified a new contract on Thursday, July 17. The new five-year agreement will cover more than 2,600 ... [Published Noodls - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 7 reports

Bob Dole won't give up on disability treaty

WASHINGTON - At 91, Bob Dole won't take no for an answer.The former Senate majority leader and 1996 Republican presidential nominee on Wednesday renewed his plea for full ratification of a treaty promoting equal rights for disabled around the world. Veterans ... [Published Bayou Buzz - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 5 reports

Paralyzed Veterans of America Urges Ratification of Disability Treaty

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 23, 2014-- Today Paralyzed Veterans of America (Paralyzed Veterans) joined former Senate Majority Leader Bob Dole, U.S. Senators John McCain, Tom Harkin, Kelly Ayotte, and Mark Kirk, along with representatives from other ... [Published BusinessWeek - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 2 reports

Anti-Corruption Commission Here 'Very Soon'

Announcing the imminent creation of an anti-corruption commission, as well as unveiling a new Vision 2024 to attain economic superpower status, were the headline news items in President Yahya Jammeh's address to the nation, delivered to mark the 20th ... [Published Individual.com - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 2 reports

EU association agreement ratification goes as planned - Ukrainian official

2014-07-23T17:43+02:00 17:43 23.07.2014The ratification of the agreement on association and a deep and comprehensive free trade area between Ukraine and the European Union is going according to schedule, said Valeriy Chaly, deputy chief of the Ukrainian ... [Published Interfax-Ukraine - Jul 23 2014]
First reported Jul 23 2014 - Updated Jul 23 2014 - 2 reports

'Don't Sell Our Oil Blocks' - Citizens Mount Pressure On Lawmakers

With information that there are ongoing discussions for the 53rd National Legislature to hastily ratify agreements for the sale of additional oil blocks to foreign companies, some Liberians gathered on the grounds of the Capitol Building Tuesday protesting ... [Published Individual.com - Jul 23 2014]

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...Union have ratified the Disabilities Treaty, but it will require American leadership to ensure the treaty's protections become a reality," . "The treaty embodies the highest of American standards. From the U S Constitution, it borrows principles of equality and the protection of minorities. From the Declaration of Independence, it reflects the unalienable right to pursue happiness. From the AmericansAmericans with Disabilities Act and other landmark accessibility laws, the treaty enshrines the concept of reasonable accommodation."
"Australian officials remain in close contact with Acting Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman and our Dutch counterparts in Kyiv."
...nothing more than a procedural step and will unfortunately add time until we can open a renovated theatre for Jersey City residents," Morrill said. "In the long term, it doesn't change one thing about the direction we are going other than this being an attempt to use the courts to try and run out the clock."
...briefing, he told them to keep to targets of tripling nuclear power generation by 2023, and indicater a greater role for private players. "Nuclear energy must be commercially viable and competitive with other sources of clean energy in the long run" he told the nuclear scientists

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Midyear FX Outlook: The Mighty Buck’s Return Is... [Published AdBanks.net - 9 hours ago]
The question on every investor’s lips is, “when will the Fed raise interest rates?” Global currency markets continue to flounder in an environment of low volatility and volume despite being punctuated by periods of geopolitically induced risk ...
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CREDIT: Sunswift The Sunswift eVe solar-powered car broke a 26-year-old land speed record for electric vehicles on Wednesday at the Australian Automotive Research Center in Victoria. While the record still has to be ratified by the Fédération Internationale ...
Bolivia (Plurinational State of): Bolivia’s new... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Jul 24 2014]
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