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JNU offshore campus in Kazakhstan

The Times of India 19 May 2022
To internationalise higher education, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) on Wednesday agreed in principle to open an offshore campus in Kazakhstan ... Apart from IITs, JNU is the only one in the university system that has been mandated to set up offshore campuses.

TotalEnergies deploys drones to tackle methane emissions

Splash24/7 17 May 2022
Measurements can be taken at all types of industrial facilities, whether onshore or offshore, using this technology ... The campaign, which began in early March for African offshore sites, has now been launched in South America and will reach Europe this summer. “TotalEnergies is committed to moving towards zero methane ... .

Currencies Drop To Multiyear Lows Across Asia As Investors Rush To The Dollar | Mint

Live Mint 12 May 2022
Emerging-market currencies such as the offshore yuan, the Brazilian real and the South African rand were among those losing the most ground, Mr ... Meanwhile, China’s offshore yuan weakened about 0.6% to trade beyond 6.8 yuan per dollar, a level that it hasn’t settled below since September 2020, according to FactSet.

Libya to prioritize $3bn Mellitah offshore expansion project: MEED

Arab News 11 May 2022
Libya is planning to prioritize a $3 billion offshore expansion project to be undertaken by its biggest oil and gas firm as soon as the African country’s National Oil ...

The African Continental Free Trade Agreement Can Succeed With Bitcoin

Bitcoin Magazine 04 May 2022
The AfCFTA is an intra-African trade agreement that offers opportunities to bring prosperity to Africa with the potential adoption of bitcoin ... This is partly due to the fact that 80% of African cross-border transactions originating from African banks are routed offshore for clearing and settlement through correspondent banking relationships.

ANC considers land donations among new policy proposals

Business Day 24 Apr 2022
The stumbling block was the insistence of the EFF to have the state as the overall custodian of land ... The party is also expected to discuss another policy document that wants the country to consider exploring its own crude oil and gas deposits offshore in a bid to protect South Africans from rising fuel prices ... TimesLIVE .

Carbon emissions from flaring hit 10-year low in 2021

The Hill 21 Apr 2022
In addition to the U.S., the decline was also driven by improvements in African offshore production, according to the report. Carbon dioxide emissions from flaring offshore African nations decreased 4 million metric tons between 2019 and 2021, largely due to increased production ...

Britain’s cruel plans to ‘offshore’ the vulnerable won’t stop with refugees

Resilience 21 Apr 2022
the UK government announced it had signed a deal to transport asylum seekers who arrive in the UK to an offshore processing site in the East African state before their application would even be considered ... global outsourcing that this plan for offshore asylum processing invokes.

On this date: April 19

The Crescent News 19 Apr 2022
become the first woman and African-American selected for the NASA program ... The suit stemmed from a law that sought cheaper, generic AIDS drugs for millions of Africans. 2003 - About 100 striking Nigerian oil workers seize four offshore rigs and hold hostage 97 expatriate workers as ...

Why Rwanda asylum seeker plan is doomed to fail

The Observer 18 Apr 2022
... Africa to intercept the shipment of enslaved Africans across the Atlantic ... In view of Israel’s abortive attempt at a similar plan for the resettlement of its African migrants and the closure of the Australia’s offshore processing in Papua New Guinea, it would be folly to proceed.

UK deportation plan puts Rwanda’s treatment of refugees back in focus

Financial Times 15 Apr 2022
East African nation has hosted similar offshore asylum programmes in the past ....

Deal with Rwanda not comparable with Australia’s offshore policy, says Patel

Belfast Telegraph 14 Apr 2022
Speaking during a press conference in Kigali, Rwanda, Priti Patel said the UK believes in investing in the Eastern African country and that Australia’s offshore processing policy is not comparable ... That would make offshore processing over a hundred of times more expensive.

Elevated European geopolitical risks spur a re-evaluation of the potential of some segments of the ...

Independent online (SA) 14 Apr 2022
Over the last 14 years, South African listed property companies have been investing offshore as a way to diversify from the limited prospects offered by the South African economy ... One of the regions that South African Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) invested in was the Central and Eastern European (CEE) region.

High Speed Sailing Transforms Crew Transfers

The Maritime Executive 13 Apr 2022
Major offshore energy players like Shell and Exxon provided input that inspired Damen engineers to develop the FCS 7011 ... Larger numbers of crew within one transfer are often at stations off the Western African coast, Australia, Guyana and Brazil in South America and the Gulf of Mexico, where offshore platforms are often further off the coast.

Asylum seekers expected to be flown to Rwanda for processing in Government plans

Belfast Telegraph 13 Apr 2022
But charities warned the “cruel and nasty decision” to “offshore” some asylum seekers in the East African nation more than 6,000 miles away will fail to address the issue and “lead to more human suffering and chaos” at an estimated cost of £1.4 billion ... “Offshoring the UK’s asylum ...

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