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Over 100,000 children were killed, maimed in conflict between 2005 and 2020, UNICEF finds
... get water from a tap on the outskirts of Lahore, between 2005 and 2020, according to the UN Children's Fund , UNICEF, on the eve of World Refugee Day . The report revealed that children were being held by parties to conflict in Africa, the Middle East, Asia and Latin America. The report found that between 2005 and 2020 more than 104,100 children were verified as being killed or maimed in situations of conflict, over 93,000 children were verified as being recruited and used by parties to conflict, and ...
Updated: 06/29/2022
UK’s defence ministers warn against Chinese action
... we do it, the better. Every piece of equipment we send takes months of training. Johnson has been more cautious about referring to China directly, but he said in comments on Monday that the impact of allowing a Russian victory would also be felt in east Asia. Johnson travelled from the G 7 summit in southern Germany to Madrid and asked if Taiwan needed more support. He said it is important that countries around the world should not be able to read across from events in Europe and draw the conclusion ...
Updated: 06/28/2022
Borrow A Boat raises 402% on crowdfunding target
The total for the business lifetime crowdfunding is 7.8 million. eBay has access to over 45,000 boat rentals and yacht charters in 65 countries including the UK, the Mediterranean, the Caribbean, the Bahamas, North America and South East Asia, which was founded in 2017 by Borrow A Boat The total for the business lifetime crowdfunding is 7.8 million. Borrow A Boat has access to over 45,000 boat rentals and yacht charters in 65 countries including the UK, the Mediterranean, the Caribbean,...
Updated: 06/28/2022
Iran says submitted to join BRICS group
... Argentina to join the BRICS. While the White House was thinking of what else to do, such as ban or spoil, Argentina and Iran applied to join the BRICS, Zakharova wrote on the Telegram messaging app. Russia has been pushing for closer relations with Asia, South America and the Middle East for a long time, but it has recently intensified its efforts to deal with the sanctions imposed by Europe, the United States and other countries over the Ukraine crisis. READ MORE: Inclusive BRICS offers scope for better global governance, growth ...
Updated: 06/28/2022
Iran seeks membership of BRICS group
... Argentina to join the BRICS. Argentina and Iran applied to join the BRICS, while the White House was thinking about what else to turn off, ban or spoil, said Zakharova on the Telegram messaging app. Russia has been pushing to forge closer ties with Asia, South America and the Middle East for a long time, but it has recently intensified its efforts to deal with the sanctions imposed by Europe, the United States and other countries over the Ukraine crisis. READ MORE: Inclusive BRICS offers scope for better global governance, growth ...
Updated: 06/28/2022
FreeD Group raises $15 million in latest funding round
... that valued the group at $105 million. The customer-service software company will be able to expand its presence in Southeast Asia and the Pacific by adding offices in Indonesia and Thailand and expanding its Singapore operation. Chief Executive Abel ... ... employees spread across 12 offices in the world. FreeD founded a joint venture last year to expand its presence in the Middle East in partnership with Seed Group, an investment company controlled by Dubai's Sheikh Saeed bin Ahmed Al Maktoum . Last month,...
Updated: 06/28/2022
Nike says it’s cautious on China market
... 34% this year through the day s close. Global sales rose by 3% on a constant-currency basis for the quarter ended May 31, to $12.2 billion. Analysts had predicted $12.13 billion, according to estimates compiled by Bloomberg . In Europe, the Middle East and Africa, and 24% in Asia Pacific and Latin America, constant-currency revenue jumped 20%, compared to declines in North America and China. In recent years, Chief Executive Officer John Donahoe had pulled back wholesale accounts to focus Nike on its own e-commerce while ...
Updated: 06/27/2022
Santoor becomes Rs 2,300 crore plus brand in FY22
... shared information about FY22, saying that around Rs 1,000 crore was contributed by lighting business and 52 per cent of our business came outside India and 48 per cent came from India. The company, which has a presence in 20 countries, mainly in India, Asia, Africa, and the Middle East, had reported a turnover of Rs 8,400 crore in FY 21. If I look at outside India, Malaysia is the biggest for us, China is about USD 100 million, Vietnam is about 90 million and the Philippines about 70 million. These are the four large countries ...
Updated: 06/27/2022
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