Daily Archives: October 2, 2019

The United States Pharmacopeia selected by USAID to strengthen systems that improve the quality of medical products in low- and middle-income countries

New program builds on USP’s and USAID’s longstanding cooperation to advance access to quality-assured medical products and address the proliferation of poor-quality medical products

ROCKVILLE, Maryland, Oct. 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) has awarded …

Cheikh Niang (Senegal) Chair of Second Committee

(Based on information provided by the Protocol and Liaison Service)

The Second Committee (Economic and Financial) elected Cheikh Niang (Senegal) as Chair on 4 June 2019. (See Press Release GA/12149.)

Prior to his appointment in 2018 as Permanent Representative, Mr. …

VAT: Govt vows to punish price speculators

Vera Daves said that conditions have been created for curbing such practices.

The official referred to a working group made up of technicians from the Ministry of Commerce, through the National Institute for Consumer Protection (INADEC), the Economic Police, as …

Nigerian Pres Buhari heads to South Africa for state visit

ABUJA, Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari will on Wednesday depart for South Africa on a three day state visit, his office has announced.

The visit follows an invitation by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa after relations between Africa’s two biggest economies …

After Africa, Prince Harry and Meghan to Battle UK Press

LONDON – Prince Harry did not hold back as he launched an extraordinary attack against the British press for the way it is treating his wife Meghan, a rebuke that is overshadowing the final day of his family’s tour to …

Tunisian Women Hope to Secure Gender Parity Gains in Legislative Vote

TUNIS, TUNISIA – It’s hard to miss Samira Chaouachi�she’s a regular face on local TV. She is sought after too, by foreign media this election season, as spokesperson for jailed presidential candidate Nabil Karoui’s Heart of Tunisia party. Chaouachi also …