Latest News for: Asia pacific zone


Those guilty of chemical attacks must be held accountable, says UN Chief

Arab News 30 Nov 2021
Currently, 60 percent of UN member states are covered by five nuclear weapon-free zones in Latin America and the Caribbean; the South Pacific; Southeast Asia; Africa; and Central Asia. Guterres said that expanding these zones would lead to more robust disarmament and non-proliferation norms.

UN chief calls for nuclear weapons-free Middle East

Beijing News 30 Nov 2021
Antonio Guterres was speaking in New York at the second session of the Conference on the Establishment of a Middle East Zone Free of Nuclear Weapons and Other Weapons of Mass Destruction. Since 1967, five such zones have been established around the world. Latin America and the Caribbean, the South Pacific, Southeast Asia, Africa and Central Asia.

Taiwan says China military trying to wear it out, but it can respond

Metro USA 29 Nov 2021
Taiwan scrambled https.// fighters again on Sunday after 27 Chinese air force planes again entered its air defence identification zone, or ADIZ ... zone” warfare.

European Union to invest in Asia-Pacific region

MENA FN 28 Nov 2021
(MENAFN) On Friday, Nov. 26 the EU intends to invest more than before in the Asia-Pacific zone, according to the European Commission's president. "We are going to intensify our investments, like ... .

[Korea Times-APLN Essay Contest 2021] Communicating peace - how reengagement with Cold War's first confidence ...

Korea Times 26 Nov 2021
Meanwhile outside of Western and Eastern bloc relations, CBMs paved the way for nuclear weapon free zones in Latin America, the Caribbean, South Pacific, Southeast Asia, Africa and Central Asia ... The first step to stabilising the rising tensions in the Asia-Pacific must be to rebuild trust with China.

Asian shares inch lower as dollar marches on

The Times of India 25 Nov 2021
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.18% to a six-week low, having posted a small ...

Manila Water bags Saudi project

The Manila Times 23 Nov 2021
THE consortium of Manila Water Co ... "Our operations beyond the East Zone, as well as our international operations in the Asia-Pacific region, also provide us the leverage to better understand and address the needs of foreign markets in providing solutions through an appropriate public private partnership framework," he added ... .

Some safety measures relaxed at selected events

Straits Times 17 Nov 2021
... Milken Institute Asia Summit and the Industrial Transformation Asia Pacific 2021 exhibition starting next Monday ... The Industrial Transformation Asia Pacific 2021 exhibition, which is expecting about 5,000 in-person attendees over three days, will also have no zoning requirements.

Xi's APEC contribution hailed

China Daily 15 Nov 2021
Andrey Ostrovsky, director of the Center for Chinese Economy and Social Studies of the Institute of Far East at the Russian Academy of Sciences, said China's initiative on establishing high-level Asia-Pacific free trade zones is about timing.

Manila Water’s nine-month income rose 6% to P3.4 billion

Manila Standard Today 11 Nov 2021
The east zone concession registered a 4-percent decline in billed volume for the period on lower consumption in the commercial and industrial segments with the continued impact of quarantine restrictions ... The growth in Manila Water Asia Pacific and improvement in Manila Water Philippine Ventures offset the decline in the east zone concession.

Partial lunar eclipse 2021: Can I see it in Florida? How to watch it on ...

Daytona Beach News-Journal 11 Nov 2021
For those on the West Coast, say, in California in the Pacific time zone, the eclipse actually happens overnight between 10 p.m ... "Time zone math." ... Geographically, that means the partial lunar eclipse will be visible in the U.S., much of Europe, Asia, Australia, parts of Africa, South America, and the Pacific.

Coca-Cola India net profit declines 28.4% to ₹443.4 cr in FY21

Business Line 09 Nov 2021
The cola major had logged a net profit of ₹619.14 crore in FY20, while its revenue from operations in that year had stood at ₹2,741.54 crore ... It falls under Asia Pacific Market Zone, where the global beverage major had reported a 3 per cent unit case volume growth in its latest quarter results announced for the period ending September 2021 ....

How to watch longest partial lunar eclipse

Wtop 08 Nov 2021
Watch Video. Super flower blood moon dazzles stargazers ... Getty Images ... NASA says weather permitting, “a huge swath of the planet” will be able to see the eclipse — including North and South America, Eastern Asia, Australia and the Pacific region — and it can occur earlier or later, depending on your time zone. U.S.

China has debated attacking Taiwan-controlled islands, Taiwan official says

Metro USA 04 Nov 2021
China has blamed https.// Taiwan, and its most important international supporter the United States, for the simmering tensions across the Taiwan Strait.

Crypto Market’s Sharp Price Retrace Leads to $500 Million in Liquidation, Here’s the Catalyst

CoinGape 27 Oct 2021
Asia Pacific Stock Market Behind Crypto Price Correction?. The main catalyst behind the current market correction is being speculated to be the Asia Pacific stock market which recorded a sharp correction earlier as well.