Category: Sports

Critical juncture for human rights in North Korea – UN expert

GENEVA (11 January 2019) � Reflecting on breakthroughs that brought an easing of tensions on the Korean peninsula in the past year, the UN’s human rights expert on North Korea said that 2019 represented a critical test, not only for peace and denuclear…

Posted in Sports January 11, 2019

Myanmar Vows to Crush Arakan Army, Urges Locals to Cut Support

Myanmar’s leaders on Monday vowed to crush an insurgency in western Rakhine state by the Arakan Army (AA), demanding that ethnic Rakhines end support for the armed group that killed 13 policeman in coordinated attacks during the country’s Independence …

Posted in Sports January 7, 2019

Fighting water scarcity in Cox’s Bazar refugee camps

Minhaj Uddin Ahmed explains how UNHCR has stepped up efforts in Bangladesh to address the massive water and sanitation needs of Rohingya refugees and their hosts.By Caroline Gluck | 04 January 2019More than 900,000 Rohingya refugees live across 36 diff…

Posted in Sports January 4, 2019

Striving for Gold – Laying the Groundwork for the Olympic Healthcare Interoperability Initiative

Las Vegas, Nevada., March 06, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The spirit of health and well-being is core to the founding principles of the Olympic Games and heralds the tenets of sustainable social development within each host and participating country. With the ambitious goal of integrating advanced digital health information sharing into health services provided before, […]

Posted in Sports March 7, 2018

Sky9 Capital Announces the Addition of Chay, Teh, Xu, and Zeng to its Advisory Board

HONG KONG, Aug. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sky9 Capital, a leading China venture capital firm, announced that China industry veterans KS Chay, Dr. Kok Peng Teh, Bob Xu, and Jason Zeng have joined its Advisory Board to provide strategic advice and foster long-term partnerships. KS Chay is Founder and Chairman of Enspire Capital, and […]

Posted in Sports August 9, 2017