Daily Archives: September 19, 2020

Worldwide coronavirus cases cross 30.35 million, death toll at 947,400

LONDON: More than 30.35 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 947,400​have died, according to a Reuters tally. Infections have been reported in more than 210 countries and territories since the first cases were identified in China in December 2019.     Source: WAM – Emirates News Agency

UN and partners promote sport as a tool to prevent violent extremism

NEW YORK: Ambassadors, senior UN officials, representatives of global sports organisations, and managers of some of the world’s top athletes met virtually on Friday to underline the role that sport can play in combating violent extremism and radicalisation. Sport is synonymous with values such as tolerance, respect and team work, and aligns with the UN’s

Fight against COVID-19 to take centre stage at IAEA General Conference

VIENNA: The IAEA General Conference, the Agency’s annual meeting and main governance event, will take place Monday at the Vienna International Centre against the background of the COVID-19 pandemic, and with special precautions. The Agency’s support to its Member States in the fight against COVID-19 is expected to take centre stage in the deliberations. Agenda

Shanghai Electric Showcases Smart Energy Solution at China International Industrial Expo on World’s Clean Up Day

Shanghai Electric presented exhibitions on Smart City, Smart Energy, Intelligent Manufacturing and Intelligent Transportation at the expo SHANGHAI, Sept. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Shanghai Electric gave a strong impression at the 22nd China International Industrial Expo (the “Shanghai Industrial Fair”), which took place during September 15-19 at the Shanghai National Convention and Exhibition Center. The […]