GVN’s Top Virus Experts Meet Together To Identify Most Promising Advances To Battle COVID-19 & Strategies To Prepare For Future Pandemics

Rapid Diagnostic Testing, Repurposing Drug Therapies and Vaccines Targeting Innate Immunity, Are Integral Factors in Mitigating COVID-19 BALTIMORE, Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Global Virus Network (GVN), a coalition of the world’s leading medical and basic virology research centers working to prevent illness and death from viral disease, convened a press conference with attendees from across the globe to discuss key takeaways from the GVN virtual 2020 Special Annual Meeting…

أسهم مؤشر مياكس بيرل تكمل يومها الأول من التداول المباشر

رنستون، نيو جيرسي، 30 سبتمبر 2020 / بي آر نيوزواير / — أعلنت شركة ميامي إنترناشيونال هولدنجز (أم آي أتش)، وهي الشركة الأم القابضة لبورصاتMIAX®، MIAX PEARL® و MIAX Emerald™ ، اليوم عن أول تبادل أسهم لها MIAX PEARL Equities™ وأنها أكملت يومها الأول من التداول الحي بالرمز NTGR (شركة نت جير). ,من المتوقع أن يبدأ طرح الرموز الإضافية في 2 أكتوبر 2020. تنضم بورصة أسهم مياكس بيرل، منذ إطلاقها، إلى بورصة الخيارات الحالية MIAX…

Guangzhou Award Invites Cities to Take Joint Action to Address Global Problems

GUANGZHOU, China, Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — On 15 September 2020, the 75th session of the UN General Assembly was opened. World leaders called for efforts to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a shared vision to end poverty, rescue the planet and build a peaceful world. As the year 2020 marks the beginning of the Decade of Action to deliver the goals and targets of Agenda 2030, the effective…

Sinopec Congratulates Saudi People on 90th National Day and Expresses Support for Saudi Vision 2030, Becomes Saudi Aramco’s Largest Onshore Drilling Contractor

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Sept. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (HKG: 0386, “Sinopec”), China’s leading energy and chemical company and now Saudi Aramco’s largest onshore drilling contractor, congratulated the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on its 90th National Day and expresses support for the Saudi Vision 2030. With firm commitment to responsibility, integrity, excellence, innovation and benefit for all parties, Sinopec’s business operations in Saudi Arabia mainly cover…

Sudanese Women Keep Pushing for Democracy

Sudanese women helped organize the protests that resulted in the ouster of former President Omar al-Bashir in 2019 after three decades of iron-fisted rule. After his removal and the creation of a new transitional government, women are playing a prominent role in Sudan's politics. A woman has been appointed a chief justice — the first, not only in Sudan but in the entire Arab world. An unprecedented four women were…

South Sudan Travel Advisory

Do not travel to South Sudan due to COVID-19, crime, kidnapping, and armed conflict.   Read the Department of State’s COVID-19 page before you plan any international travel.   The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for South Sudan due to COVID-19.   Travelers to South Sudan may experience border closures, airport closures, travel prohibitions, stay at home orders, business closures,…

IGAD Special Envoy Expresses Concern About The Recent Fighting In Endejo

(ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia): IGAD Special Envoy for South Sudan is dismayed by reports of fighting between forces affiliated to Gen. Moses Lokujo and SPLM/A-IO forces in Endejo in Yei River area on 29th September 2020. It will be recalled that Gen. Lokujo recently announced his defection from SPLM/A-IO to the SSPDF. The Special Envoy is further alarmed by reports that the conflict has spilled over to Moroto, which hosts a Training…

Daily Press Briefing by the Office of the Spokesperson for the Secretary-General

The following is a near-verbatim transcript of today’s noon briefing by Stéphane Dujarric, Spokesman for the Secretary-General. Where should we start?  Let’s start at the beginning. **Secretary-General — COVID-19 The Secretary-General this morning spoke at a high-level event on the ACT-Accelerator, which seeks to speed up efforts to end the COVID-19 pandemic by supporting the development and equitable distribution of the diagnostics, vaccines and treatments the world needs. Today’s meeting was also…