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U.S. To "Drown The World" In Oil

Published: Sat 24 Aug 2019 11:40 AM
The U.S. could "drown the world in oil" over the next decade, which, according to Global Witness, would "spell disaster" for the world’s attempts to address climate change. Read more...

Indonesian journalists 'bought, broken and soul searching'

Published: Sat 24 Aug 2019 11:38 AM
By Michael Andrew AUCKLAND (Asia Pacific Report/Pacific Media Watch): The Indonesian media is contributing to resentment and racism toward Papuans, according to a human rights researcher and former journalist. Read more...

West Papua: RSF calls for immediate end to internet blackout

Published: Sat 24 Aug 2019 11:37 AM
PARIS (Reporters Without Borders/Pacific Media Watch): Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has called for an immediate end to a two-day-old internet blackout in West Papua, where Indonesian security forces have been clashing with Papuan pro-independence ... Read more...

Malaysia vastly undercounting poverty, says UN rights expert

Published: Sat 24 Aug 2019 11:21 AM
Malaysia vastly undercounting poverty, says UN rights expert GENEVA / KUALA LUMPUR (23 August 2019) – Malaysia lays claim to the world’s lowest national poverty rate by using an unduly low poverty line that does not reflect the cost of living ... Read more...

Leyou Technologies Announces 2019 Interim Results

Published: Sat 24 Aug 2019 10:54 AM
Leyou Technologies Announces 2019 Interim Results Revenue and Operating Data of "Warframe" Hit New Highs Co-develops "The Lord of the Rings" Game with Amazon Game Studios HONG KONG, Aug 23, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - The global market leader in free-to-play ... Read more...

Hong Kong in Fashion sets the scene

Published: Sat 24 Aug 2019 10:42 AM
Hong Kong in Fashion sets the scene for CENTRESTAGE Citywide events put fashion in focus for the public The "Creations Dyeing Experience" took place at PMQ on 17 August. The CENTRESTAGE Fashion Bombshell Cake and Tea Set will be available ... Read more...

China Re-launches 'China Earthquake Catastrophe Model v2.0'

Published: Fri 23 Aug 2019 03:02 PM
HONG KONG, Aug 23, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - China Reinsurance Group (China Re) launched the 'China Earthquake Catastrophe Model v2.0', the country's first proprietary commercial earthquake catastrophe model certified by the Seismological Society of China, at ... Read more...

Parris Goebel to put New Zealand centre stage at Expo 2020

Published: Fri 23 Aug 2019 01:04 PM
Creative Director Parris Goebel will shape a unique, dynamic New Zealand performance experience for millions of visitors at Expo 2020 Dubai, as the curator of the entertainment and cultural programme for New Zealand at Expo 2020. Read more...

UN rights experts urge India to end communications shutdown

Published: Fri 23 Aug 2019 09:39 AM
GENEVA (22 August 2019) – UN human rights experts* today called on the Government of India to end the crackdown on freedom of expression, access to information and peaceful protests imposed in Indian-Administered Kashmir this month. The experts ... Read more...

Growing disaster risks exceeding Asia-Pacific’s capacity

Published: Thu 22 Aug 2019 08:20 PM
New UN report warns of a new climate reality where economic losses are set to quadruple Read more...
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