2012年9月 最新内容

Vietnam Aims to Improve Coffee Supplier Reputation

2012-09-26 09:16:30

When most people think of coffee they do not usually think of Vietnam. But, this year the Southeast Asian nation surpassed Brazil as the wo...

International Cooperation Under Strain

2012-09-25 09:29:06

The World Trade Organization is holding its annual public forum in Geneva. Representatives from governments, NGOs, business and academia are...

Obama Leads Polls in Romney’s Home State of Michigan

Obama Leads Polls in Romney’s Home State of Michigan

图文2012-09-25 09:27:14

Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney faces an uphill battle to win his native state of Michigan in the November general election. P...

When it Comes to Beer, Variety Rules in USA

2012-09-25 09:22:28

No country brews more varieties of beer, probably 100 in all, than the United States.

Presidential Debates Meant to Persuade Undecided Voters

Presidential Debates Meant to Persuade Undecided Voters

图文2012-09-25 09:20:37

Debates between the major political parties’ nominated presidential candidates have become a pre-election fixture in the United States. Thi...

Community Leaders Anticipate High Arab-American Voter Turnout

2012-09-25 09:17:44

Arab-Americans make up roughly 0.5 percent of voters who will cast a ballot in the November general election in the United States. But in De...

Aung San Suu Kyi Calls for Reconciliation in Burma

Aung San Suu Kyi Calls for Reconciliation in Burma

图文2012-09-24 09:31:07

Burmese democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi is in the United States on a 17-day visit. She spoke Saturday at a college in New York on the f...

Islamic Extremists Infiltrate Syrian Opposition

2012-09-23 09:53:49

As the conflict rages in Syria, regional analysts say Islamic extremist groups increasingly are infiltrating the opposition forces fighting ...

USAID Democracy Programs Can Complicate International Relations

2012-09-23 09:51:01

Russian officials say they are ordering the U.S. Agency for International Development to close its operations in the country because U.S. pr...

Tests Show Levels of Arsenic in US Rice

Tests Show Levels of Arsenic in US Rice

图文2012-09-22 10:53:32

Preliminary results of a large study by the U.S. government and research by a non-profit organization show measurable amounts of arsenic in ...

Numerous Encephalitis Cases Devastate North India

Numerous Encephalitis Cases Devastate North India

图文2012-09-22 10:50:33

Health officials in northern India report that a serious outbreak of Japanese encephalitis has infected hundreds of children. The viral brai...

Aid Cuts Threaten Millennium Development Goals, Warns UN

Aid Cuts Threaten Millennium Development Goals, Warns UN

图文2012-09-22 10:44:18

The Secretary General of the United Nations has warned that declining aid donations mean many of the UN Millennium Development Goals are lik...

European Farmers Work to Boost Global Grain Supplies

European Farmers Work to Boost Global Grain Supplies

图文2012-09-22 10:27:35

There's no need for panic over global food prices, the head of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization Jose Graziano da Silva,...

Several US States to Let Voters Decide Same-Sex Marriage

Several US States to Let Voters Decide Same-Sex Marriage

图文2012-09-22 10:24:31

Same-sex marriage is not recognized in most U.S. jurisdictions or by the federal government, but voters in four states will have a chance to...

UN Seeks Extra Funding for DRC Displaced

UN Seeks Extra Funding for DRC Displaced

图文2012-09-22 10:18:18

United Nations agencies are appealing for additional funding to help people uprooted by conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Insec...

Traditional Stoves Detrimental to Heath, Environment in Nigeria

Traditional Stoves Detrimental to Heath, Environment in Nigeria

图文2012-09-22 10:15:34

After malaria and AIDS, Nigeria's number one cause of death is diseases associated with traditional cooking. Activists say nearly 100,000 p...

Dire Warnings Issued on Diminishing Arctic Ice

Dire Warnings Issued on Diminishing Arctic Ice

图文2012-09-22 10:12:56

The extent of Arctic sea ice this week shrunk to a new low in the era of satellite record-keeping that began in 1979. The increased expanse ...

Feed the Soil, Feed the Crops

2012-09-21 10:20:33

If African farmers are going to feed the continent, they may first want to feed the soil. Studies show farmland is often depleted of vital n...

US Elections Heat Up, China Trade Tensions Rise

US Elections Heat Up, China Trade Tensions Rise

图文2012-09-21 10:01:25

Trade tensions between China and the United States escalated this week, with both countries filing international trade complaints against ea...

Clinton to Push Tougher Syria Policy at UN

Clinton to Push Tougher Syria Policy at UN

图文2012-09-21 09:58:38

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton heads next week to the United Nations General Assembly, trying to rally international support for to...

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