‫1.5 مليون مستفيد من مشروع مياه سعودي في عدن اليمنية

عدن، اليمن، 15 سبتمبر، 2020 / بي آر نيوزواير / — لتلبية احتياجات ما يقرب من 1.5 مليون مواطن في عاصمة اليمن الانتقالية عدن وحولها، يقوم البرنامج السعودي لتنمية وإعمار اليمن بتوسيع وتطوير استخدام الموارد المائية في حقل المناصرة. وبعد أن أتم البرنامج مشروعا لتأهيل 10 آبار ارتوازية في المنطقة وبدء تشغيلها، سيقوم البرنامج الآن بحفر وتأهيل 5 آبار أخرى هناك. هذا جزء من حزمة من مشاريع البرنامج السعودي لتنمية…

Rising Floodwaters Threaten Sudan’s Ancient Structures

Officials in Sudan warn that rising floodwaters could damage ancient structures including Sudan’s Royal City of Meroe if record-setting rains continue. Two weeks of heavy rain have caused record flooding of the Nile River, which has displaced tens of thousands of people and threatened archaeological sites. Floodwaters have already damaged the royal bathroom of the Meroe Kingdom, an ancient city on the east bank of the River Nile, about 200…

UN peacekeeping chief outlines reforms needed to keep operations fit-for-purpose

Over the next 10 years, the world could well be transformed by potentially lethal new technologies, climate disruptions and disruption caused by expanding cities, the UN peacekeeping chief told the Security Council on Monday, outlining the adaptations required to keep the Organization’s flagship enterprise fit-for-purpose as it confronts daunting new security threats.   “We count on your support, as Council members, as well as that of other peacekeeping partners to…

TRIAL OF SUDAN’S BASHIR ADJOURNED TO SEPTEMBER 22

The trial of Sudan’s deposed president Omar al-Bashir over his role in the 1989 military coup that brought him to power was adjourned to September 22, the judge said Tuesday. The brief session, which was broadcast on Sudan TV, saw Bashir and other co-accused appear behind bars in the courtroom crowded with lawyers. The judge said Tuesday’s hearing was “procedural”, and that requests were being considered to change the courtroom…

Sanctions on Nabah Ltd. Owned or Controlled by Corrupt Businessman Ashraf Al-Cardinal

Today, the United States imposed economic sanctions on Nabah Ltd., a company owned or controlled by Ashraf Seed Ahmed Al-Cardinal.  Al-Cardinal is a Sudanese businessman previously designated for his role in corruption connected to the South Sudanese government.   Al-Cardinal was designated for engaging in corruption, including participating in bribery, kickbacks, and procurement fraud involving senior South Sudanese government officials.  He and his companies act as intermediaries for depositing and…

DIAB MEETS SUDAN’S AMBASSADOR, UNRWA’S COMMISSIONER-GENERAL, UNDP’S POOLE

Caretaker Prime Minister Hassan Diab today received at the Grand Serail, the Ambassador of Sudan to Lebanon, Ali Al-Sadiq Ali, who came on a farewell visit upon the end of his diplomatic mission in Lebanon. Premier Diab then met with UNRWA’s Commissioner-General, Mr. Philippe Lazzarini, accompanied by the Director General of UNRWA in Lebanon, Mr. Claudio Cordone and Marie Chebli, Legal Consultant and External Relations Officer, in the presence of ministers Zeina Akarand Ramzi Musharrafieh, as well as Ambassador Gebran Soufane. The meeting reportedly touched on the situation of Palestinians in Lebanon. PM Diab also received UNDP Deputy Director of the Regional Bureau…

Innatoss Laboratories Launches Neutralizing Antibody Public Testing Service for SARS-CoV-2 in Europe using GenScript’s cPass™ kit

cPass is first commercially available product to rapidly detect neutralizing antibodies capable of eliminating virus LEIDEN, Netherlands and OSS, Netherlands and PISCATAWAY, New Jersey, Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Innatoss Laboratories announced today the first neutralizing antibody testing service against SARS-CoV-2 for the public in Europe, using GenScript’scPass ™ SARS-CoV-2 Neutralization Antibody Detection Kit. The kit is the first in the world that enables rapid detection of neutralizing antibodies (NAbs),…