UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called on Thursday for swifter work on a new climate treaty to fend off what he said could be economic disaster with a surge in sea levels of up to 2 metres (6.5 ft) by 2100.
"We will pay a high price if we
Gulf Arab leaders signed a long-awaited monetary union deal on Tuesday but failed to decide on the contested location of the regional central bank, placing another hurdle before a project beset by obstacles for years.
While Saudi Arabia, K
The Labour Fund and the Unido Investment and Technology Promotion Office (ITPO) in Bahrain have signed a deal that will see both development agencies pooling resources and strengthening facilities available to the kingdom's private sector.
Bahrain signed a bilateral labour pact with Nepal to pave the way for secured employment opportunities and provide legal recognition to Nepali workers in the Kingdom.
Bahrain Labour Minister Dr Majeed Al Alawi arrived in Kathmandu on Tues
Nations including Syria, Iraq and Israel should join a landmark pact for destroying stockpiles of chemical weapons as they serve hardly any security or strategic purpose, a watchdog agency has said.
Rogelio Pfirter, director-general at the