September 20, 2021

Day: July 25, 2021

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WHO: Most Deaths from Drowning Preventable

GENEVA – On this first World Drowning Prevention Day, the World Health Organization offers life-saving solutions to prevent most of the 236,000 estimated deaths from drowning every year. The United Nations General Assembly passed a resolution in April establishing this international day to raise awareness of drowning as a serious problem. Summertime has been celebrated […]

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Only Tokyo Could Pull Off These Games? Not Everyone Agrees

TOKYO – Staging an Olympics during the worst pandemic in a century? There’s a widespread perception that it couldn’t happen in a better place than Japan. A vibrant, open democracy with deep pockets, the host nation is known for its diligent execution of detail-laden, large-scale projects, its technological advances, its consensus-building and world-class infrastructure. All […]

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CPP Wins All Seats of Bokor Municipal Council

The ruling Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) won all the 13 seats of Bokor Municipal Council, according to the preliminary election result broadcasted by the National Election Committee (NEC) on national news media and all NEC’s media platforms. Four political parties, including CPP, the Cambodian Nationality Party, the Cambodian Youth Party and FUNCIPEC competed in the […]

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