Friday 9 December 2016
 
»
Tag
 
»
change

Historic climate change deal comes into force

Environmental groups and organisations battling global warming have hailed the coming into force today (November 4) of the Paris Agreement on governmental action to limit climate change.   The Paris Agreement marks the first t

More…

NatGeo Abu Dhabi to premier Dicaprio's climate change documentary

National Geographic Abu Dhabi is set to premiere ‘Before the Flood,’ a 96-minute documentary that captures Academy Award-winning actor and UN Messenger of Peace Leonardo DiCaprio’s inspiring journey as he outlines the real impa

More…

Pokemon Go spurs lifestyle changes

Asian fans of smartphone game Pokemon Go are hunting out the best telecom providers and network gear to overcome the hurdle posed by patchy network signals in their race to capture virtual cartoon characters. From Indonesia to Hon

More…

Iata announces leadership changes

The International Air Transport Association (Iata) has announced leadership changes at the conclusion of the Association’s 72nd Annual General Meeting (AGM) in Dublin, Ireland. • Willie Walsh, CEO of International Airli

More…

Climate change threatens iconic tourist sites: UN experts

Extreme weather is becoming one of the biggest risks to World Heritage icons like the Polynesian Easter Island or Britain's Stonehenge, posing a threat to tourism and economies alike, scientists and UN experts said on Thursday.

More…

Change in fuel prices planned in Bahrain

Bahrain is considering further fuel price adjustments just three months after raising the price of petrol, said a report in the Gulf Daily News (GDN), our sister publication.   To read further, please vi

More…

F1 qualifying will not change for Bahrain: Ecclestone

Formula One's much-criticised new qualifying format will stay in place for next week's Bahrain Grand Prix but could change after that, commercial supremo Bernie Ecclestone said.   "The outcome I thin

More…

Etihad to enhance US operations with aircraft changes

Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, continues to optimise its US network with equipment changes on two key markets in 2016. Currently the UAE's national carrier operates leased Jet Airways Boeing 777-300ER aircraf

More…

UN climate talks to last an extra day into Saturday

Talks on a global accord to combat climate change are taking longer than planned to overcome disputes and will last an extra day into Saturday (December 12), French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said on Friday.  

More…

Climate deal in sight though finance, timing gaps remain

The chairman of global climate talks in Paris has said negotiators were on the cusp of an agreement, despite persistent differences on key issues dividing rich and developing countries in nearly two weeks of talks.  

More…
 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

calendarCalendar of Events

Ads