Repatriation

Mizoram removes Brus registered in Tripura from electoral list

Aizawl: At least 276 Brus, out of more than 11,700 Brus from Mizoram who have been living in Tripura transit camps for more than two decades and allowed to permanently resettle in the neighboring state, have been removed from Mizoram’s electoral rolls, a election official said Thursday. The main civil …

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This NFT project offers ‘digital restitution’ for looted African art – ARTnews.com

What if you didn’t have to wait for European and American museums to repatriate African artifacts? Reflecting on this question, Chidi Nwaubani, the founder of the NFT Looty project, decided to take matters into his own hands with his Looty project, which bills itself as a “digital rendition project”. “Our …

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Nearly 8,000-year-old skull discovered in Minnesota River | News, Sports, Jobs

REDWOOD FALLS, AP — A partial skull that was discovered last summer by two kayakers in Minnesota will be returned to Native American authorities after investigations determined it was about 8,000 years old. Kayakers found the skull in the drought-depleted Minnesota River about 110 miles west of Minneapolis, …

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Italy returns Parthenon marble fragment to Greece, setting precedent

Greece hopes to create a movement to recover the stolen Parthenon marbles which are in the British Museum The so-called Fagan Fragment, a piece of the Parthenon Marbles that the Antonio Salinas Museum in Palermo, Italy, returned to Greece in January, will be kept by the Greek Acropolis Museum as …

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Greece and UK agree to discuss repatriation of Parthenon Marbles

As part of a historic agreement, the UK will hold formal talks with Greece regarding the repatriation of the Parthenon Marbles, which Greece has been actively seeking since 1983. Also known as the Elgin Marbles, the ancient sculptures were stolen from the Acropolis in 1801 by Lord Elgin and have …

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Hearing on rule to bring back PK Halder on June 12

FE ONLINE REPORT | Published: May 17, 2022 3:32:52 p.m. The High Court has set June 12 for hearing on Tuesday into the decision to repatriate Prashanta Kumar Halder, former chief executive of NRB Global Bank and Reliance Finance Limited, on money laundering charges. Following a newspaper report, the High …

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Questions asked by South African expats returning home – The Citizen

Many South Africans working abroad have made the decision to return to their home country. For many, the pandemic was the roll of the dice that sealed their fate. For others, the idea of ​​being away from extended family was the drawing card that tugged at their hearts. Whatever the …

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New York Museum’s Renovated Hall Features Indigenous Perspectives

Placeholder while loading article actions NEW YORK — When he first visited the American Museum of Natural History, Morgan Guerin had a list. Not things he wanted to check, though – a list of things he hated. It started with seeing some insignia of his Musqueam Indian band – sacred …

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West Side Rag” “Nothing About Us Without Us”; AMNH Northwest Coast Lobby Reopens Friday with a New Perspective

Posted on May 9, 2022 at 7:18 p.m. by West Side Rag Renowned Tsimshian totem carver, David A. Boxley, and his grandson, Sage, listen to AMNH President Ellen Futter. Photograph by Peggy Taylor. By Peggy Taylor Ellen V. Futter, president of the American Museum of Natural History, in COVID quarantine, …

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Namibians held in Angolan jails to be repatriated

NAMIBIANS serving their sentences in Angola will soon be able to do so in their home countries. This was revealed to The Namibian by Commissioner General of the Namibian Corrections Service Raphael Hamunyela on Wednesday. Hamunyela said an agreement was signed by ministers responsible for corrections in Angola and Namibia …

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PhD student kills himself after failing to register for academic year after study permit expires

The campus of the University of the Witwatersrand. A Zimbabwean PhD student at the University of the Witwatersrand killed himself over the weekend after failing to register for his academic year. Philippe ChumaThe study permit expired at the end of January. The university said it was assisting in the repatriation …

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China Broadcasts Its “SkyNet” Far Away, Pursuing Tens of Thousands Fleeing Abroad — Radio Free Asia

Chinese Communist Party (CCP) law enforcement routinely tracks, harasses, threatens and repatriates people fleeing the country, many of them Turkic-speaking Uyghurs, as part of its SkyNet surveillance program that extends well into the across Chinese borders, using a variety of means forcibly repatriating them. A video clip of a Uyghur …

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Everything You Wanted to Know About the Parthenon Sculptures…and Were Afraid to Ask — Greek City Times

Everything you wanted to know about the Parthenon sculptures.. and weren’t afraid to ask This was the theme of a briefing seminar held on May 1 at the University of NSW on the perennial subject of the Parthenon Marbles and why they should be returned to Greece. Under the auspices …

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The director of the National Archaeological Museum gives a lecture on the repatriation of Greek cultural property

The Director of the National Archaeological Museum of Greece (NAM), Dr. Anna Vasiliki Karapanagiotou, presented a seminar on the mezzanine floor of the Delphi Bank of the Greek Center on Tuesday, April 26, outlining recent developments in the campaign for the repatriation of Greek cultures. The presentation, available online in …

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Interview: Stephan Klose, AMTRAS | AirMed&Rescue

Air ambulances tend to get a lot of publicity, but not commercial medical escorts – why do you think that is? Air ambulance is more visible to the public with its special jets and adventurous destinations that no commercial airline can fly to. However, the greatest success of commercial repatriation …

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Modi’s invitation for Hasina: Indian foreign minister to visit Dhaka on April 28

Star digital report Mon Apr 25, 2022 6:52 PM Last updated on: Mon Apr 25, 2022 7:09 PM Indian Foreign Minister S Jaishankar. Photo: Collected “> Indian Foreign Minister S Jaishankar. Photo: Collected Indian External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar will travel to Dhaka this Thursday (28 April 2022) to deliver …

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Quarterly Update on Mixed Migration in Asia, 1st Quarter 2022 – Myanmar

Key Updates • Afghan evacuees stuck in legal limbo: Months after hundreds of thousands of Afghan nationals were evacuated from Afghanistan following the Taliban takeover, many remain stuck in resettlement limbo in Western countries. • Myanmar and Bangladesh resume talks on the repatriation of Rohingya refugees: while the two countries …

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Malawi: Nico Life launches a funeral policy for Malawians in the diaspora in partnership with the insurance agency Wisechoice

There have been many occasions where Malawians in the Diaspora and their connections back home have come together to raise funds to repatriate their deceased loved ones for a dignified funeral and burial in their beloved homeland. But such acts of love and solidarity – to which close friends contribute …

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CHS allows former IB official to continue serving as PA assistant secretary

The Sindh High Court (SHC) has ordered the Sindh Assembly Secretary to allow a former Intelligence Bureau (IB) Sub-Inspector to become Deputy Secretary by withdrawing a notification regarding his repatriation. The leadership came upon a petition from Zubair Javed who had challenged the notification regarding his repatriation from the Sindh …

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UK government under pressure to repatriate child and mother from Syria

DUBAI: The US Navy said on Wednesday it was setting up a new multinational task force that would target arms smuggling in waters around Yemen, the latest US military response to Houthi attacks on Saudi Arabia and the Emirates United Arabs. The effort follows a series of Houthi missile and …

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Despite ‘pledges’, SAA has about R1bn stuck in Zimbabwe

According to the International Air Transport Association, by the end of March this year, various airlines had a cumulative total of US$128 million (about R1.87 billion) in revenue trapped in Zimbabwe. Gallo Images/Jacques Stander South African Airways (SAA) still has around R1 billion in revenue from ticket sales stranded in …

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Tripura government embarrassed after 3 female comics go missing

Tripura government embarrassed after 3 female comics go missing Agartala, April 10 (UNI) The administration of Unokoti district in north Tripura sounded the alarm on Sunday after police failed to produce three of the four Bangladeshi nationals for repatriation who were arrested in Kailashahar in March 2020 while traveling to …

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Jo Whiley shares her fondest memories of Glasgow ahead of the huge 90s Anthems party in May

Legendary British DJ and music icon Jo Whiley will bring her new 90s Anthems tour to Glasgow next month – and is looking forward to a return to a city that has created so many memories for her. This May at the O2 Academy, one of Britain’s music authorities over …

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Descendants of Gweagal get a private tour of spears taken by Captain Cook

For the first time in 250 years, three traditional Gweagal fishing spears taken by James Cook in England have returned to their home shores. Forty spears, essential for gathering food from the Gweagal people, were taken in 1770 by Cook and his men, who mistakenly suspected them to be poison …

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Glasgow urged to repatriate looted bronzes and artefacts from Wounded Knee massacre

IT TAKES over 20 years since the sacred Lakota Ghost Dance shirt was returned to the descendants of the original community. While early attempts to have the shirt, thought to have been worn at the Battle of Wounded Knee in 1890, when 250 Lakota Sioux men, women and children were …

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Roundup of US domestic news: US says repatriated Guantanamo Bay detainee to Algeria; At least six dead, nine injured, in downtown Sacramento by gunfire – police and more

Below is a summary of briefs from US domestic news. US announces repatriation of Guantanamo Bay detainee to Algeria The United States has repatriated a man detained at Guantanamo Bay for nearly two decades to Algeria after being accused of conspiring with al-Qaeda, the Defense Ministry announced on …

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US authorities have seized more than $1 million in Asian antiquities looted from Yale University

Homeland Security agents seized more than a dozen looted Asian antiques, worth a total of $1.29 million, from Yale University in New Haven, Connecticut, this week. The stolen artworks were all linked to Subhash Kapoor, the disgraced art dealer who faces charges in the United States and India for allegedly …

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Inuit Leader Says Vatican Museums Open to Repatriating Indigenous Artifacts

Many indigenous delegates meeting the pope this week ended a private tour of the Vatican Museums yesterday disappointed, but the head of the Inuit delegation says the curator of the ethnological museum told him the Vatican was open to returning valuable cultural property . has in his possession. Natan Obed, …

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DOLE launches mobile services for OFW concerns in Saudi Arabia – Manila Bulletin

The Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) has launched a mobile service which it says will meet the consular, social and documentary needs of overseas Filipino workers in Al Khobar and other parts of the Eastern Region. of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). In a statement, Labor Attaché Hector …

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OIC Conference and the Rohingya Refugee Problem

A conference of Foreign Ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) opened on March 22 at the Parliament in Islamabad, the Pakistani capital. This year, the conference was held under the theme “Building Cooperation for Unity, Justice and Development”. The conference was very important to address some common issues …

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Beginning of the formalities for the repatriation of an American victim by gunshot | Goa News

Panaji: The Consulate General of India in Houston, Texasbegan preliminary work on the formalities for the repatriation of the mortal remains of John Dias, the man from Chandor who was shot dead in the United States. The office of the NRI Affairs Commissioner has received a response from the Consulate …

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Solon praises government for OFW and repatriation of sailors

RESIDENCE. Sailors from MV Bolten Ithaki, MV Ithaca Prospect, MV Polar Star and MV Riva Wind arrive in the Philippines on March 14, 2022. The latest arrival brings the total number of sailors repatriated from Ukraine since February 27 to 247. (Photo courtesy of DFA) MANILA – A party group …

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sameera: Women’s Day: India to repatriate Pakistani woman with her daughter | India News

India will repatriate a Pakistani prisoner, Sameera Abdul Rehman (28), along with her 4-year-old daughter, next week. The woman entered India illegally in 2017 and lived in Bangalore with her then-husband for some time before being arrested. According to official sources, it took several reminders from India for Pakistan to …

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The family “on a roller coaster” after the death of the cameraman

The brothers of Irishman Pierre Zakrzewski, who was killed outside kyiv in Ukraine, said the family was on a roller coaster and memories of the cameraman have been pouring in from relatives and friends since news of the his death leaked. Pierre Zakrzewski, who worked for Fox News, was killed …

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Additional funding pledged for repatriation of Indigenous remains

The Liberal Party has pledged an additional $2 million to continue the process of repatriating Aboriginal remains held at the South Australian Museum to Wangayarta and other sites. The Liberal Party announced this morning that it would allocate $3 million to strengthen First Nations languages ​​and repatriate Aboriginal ancestral remains …

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Maldivian family repatriated from conflict area

A Maldivian family who had fled the country to join foreign wars were brought back to the Maldives on Friday. They are the first family to be repatriated to the Maldives from a conflict zone. In an announcement by the Home Office on Friday, they said they had brought back …

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Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) symposium had strong attendance

The University of Nevada, Reno held its inaugural NAGPRA Symposium on Thursday, March 10. Nearly 100 people attended in person and over 100 attended the hybrid day-long event virtually. The seminar included an action-packed day with expert panelists from local tribes and community leaders who shared experiences and lessons about …

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Reputable universities in Karnataka will admit repatriated medical students from Ukraine

The association of reputable universities in Karnataka has decided to intervene to help students who have returned from war-torn Ukraine to continue their studies. Students will be housed in medical facilities under the authority of the organization as directed by government and regulatory bodies. 🗞️ Subscribe now: get Express Premium …

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Read an excerpt from our selection from the #ReadUCP book club “The contested crown: the politics of repatriation between Europe and Mexico”

Our #ReadUCP Twitter book club is back! In March we read The contested crown: politics of repatriation between Europe and Mexico by Khadija von Zinnenburg Carroll. In The disputed crown, von Zinnenburg Carroll meditates on the case of a spectacular feather headdress that would have belonged to Montezuma, the last …

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Repatriation of Ukrainian sailors | Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

The conflict in Ukraine is creating difficulties for Ukrainian crew members who are either at the end of their employment contracts or wish to terminate contracts early and return home to Ukraine. In these circumstances, and in view of the operational issues encountered, the International Group (IG) Personal Injury Committee, …

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The government approves the policy of organizing flights repatriating Vietnamese from Ukraine | Society

The government has approved the policy to organize flights to bring Vietnamese back home from Ukraine (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – The government has approved the policy of organizing flights to bring Vietnamese back home from Ukraine. Accordingly, in a spirit of humanity and giving the highest priority to the …

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Mexican activists trade museum audio guides to demand repatriation of ancient headdress

During the month of January, two Mexican activists aided by local youth surreptitiously brought about 50 of their own audio guides to the Weltmuseum in Vienna, unbeknownst to the museum. The guides were indistinguishable from the official guides offered by the institution, with one notable exception: they called for the …

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Ecuador announces first humanitarian flight to repatriate citizens from Ukraine

Ecuador announces first humanitarian flight to repatriate citizens from Ukraine Quito: Ecuador will carry out its first humanitarian flight from Poland on Monday for citizens who fled Ukraine amid escalating tensions with Russia, Foreign Minister Juan Carlos Holguin said. The diplomat said on Saturday that the …

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DND closely monitoring Ukraine-Russia situation, ready to assist in repatriation

Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana. PHOTO FILE MANILA, Philippines — The Department of National Defense (DND) is ready to assist in the repatriation of Filipinos in Ukraine amid fears of “full-scale invasion” by Russia. Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana said his department is closely monitoring the situation in Ukraine. “The Department of …

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Turkey asks UAE to repatriate mafia boss Peker : State Media | Crime News

Anadolu says Interpol issued a red notice for Turkish mob boss Sedat Peker, who made videos accusing some Turkish officials of various crimes. Turkey has sent a request to the United Arab Emirates to arrest and repatriate convicted Turkish mafia boss Sedat Peker after Interpol issued him a red notice, …

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US revises law governing repatriation of Indigenous remains and grave goods

The US Department of the Interior is revising the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) in an effort to strengthen enforcement. The 1990 law requires institutions that receive federal funding to inventory their possessions of human remains and Indigenous grave goods to facilitate their return to the respective …

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US Coast Guard repatriates 29 Cubans found at sea – CBS Miami

MIAMI (CBSMiami) — The U.S. Coast Guard has announced the repatriation of 29 Cubans found at sea. Coast Gaurd officials said the Cuban nationals were intercepted on two different days. The first group was intercepted on a rustic ship about 46 miles south of Key West on February 12. READ …

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DFA: 203 Filipinos repatriated from Macau

Overseas Worker Welfare Administration Manager Zosima Maria Santos assists one of the three passengers in a wheelchair. | PHOTO: Macao PCG photo by R. Genotiva MANILA, Philippines — Some 203 Filipinos from Macau have been flown back to the Philippines, the Foreign Ministry (FDFA) announced on Friday. According to the …

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Brief and sobering funeral for Dublin’s homeless

Without family and with little ceremony, the funerals of five men – either homeless or known to homeless services – are taking place in Dublin this week. Paid for by the Dublin Coroner’s Office and lasting less than five minutes each, the burials took place early in the morning at …

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Airlines, security issues and repatriation flights

As tensions rise, airlines operating in Ukraine face numerous challenges regarding security, insurance, diversion, repatriation and other issues. In this article you will find some of the latest information related to commercial aviation. International Ukrainian airlines The country’s flag carrier airline confirmed on Monday that it had received …

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Cook Islands braces for first community cases of COVID-19

“Having a high percentage of our population vaccinated will give us substantial protection against serious diseases,” the country’s prime minister said. The Cook Islands, a small South Pacific country that has not experienced COVID-19 in its community, is bracing for its first coronavirus infections after an infected traveler visited, Prime …

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Stockbridge-Munsee Historic Preservation Manager oversees the repatriation of ancestral artifacts from the Berkshire Museum

In a classroom on the second floor of the museum, Bonney Hartley whispered a silent prayer over a box containing an ornate pair of beaded, orange and green loafers and a wampum bag while sprinkling them with tobacco and cedar from a ceremonial scholarship. “Cedar is for protection,” she explained. …

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Minister of Culture: 100 objects repatriated

Minister Phoeurng Sackona opens the annual meeting of the Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts at Chaktomuk Conference Hall on Wednesday. MINISTRY OF CULTURE The Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts has assessed its achievements since the start of the 2019 government term and concluded that it has achieved a …

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Repatriation of Filipino detainees to resume | Daily Express Online

Kota Kinabalu: Repatriation exercises for Filipino detainees from Sandakan to Zamboanga City will resume soon, according to a reliable source. ADVERTISING “Local Government Units (LGUs) in the Zamboanga-Basilan-Sulu-Tawi-Tawi (Zambasulta) region, including Zamboanga Sibugay, Pagadian City, and several Municipal Mayors of Zamboanga del Norte have agreed to receive and extend the …

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Returning OFWs face tight job market at PHL

Repatriated Filipino workers arrive at Pasay City airport on May 26, 2020. – REUTERS / ELOISA LOPEZ RETURNEES Filipino workers faced a tight labor market in the Philippines and losses in savings, revealing gaps in government reintegration programs, according to a report by the Asian Development Bank (ADB). Thousands of …

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Latest news in brief from around the Pacific

Fiji records eight more Covid deaths; Kiribati extends curfew; American Samoa health officials find some historic covid infections; Vanuatu to resume repatriation flights this weekend; Nauru receives vaccine aid through UNICEF and likely charges Samoa staff who broke quarantine protocols Fiji records eight more Covid deaths Eight other people have …

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Rivers: Court today hears alleged $130 million fraud case against Saipem

Ibunge Blessing in Port Harcourt The Rivers State High Court sitting in Port Harcourt has adjourned until today the start of the hearing into the alleged $130 million fraud filed against Saipem Nigeria Contracting Limited by the State Government of Rivers. The parties to the case registered in lawsuit No.: …

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US Returns 4,000-Year-Old Cuneiform Tablet and Prism to Iraq | Smart News

Earlier this month, US officials agreed to return two cuneiform artifacts seized from the Iraqi consulate in Los Angeles. United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement Federal agents have returned two stone artifacts to Iraq, reports Matthew Ormseth for the Los Angeles Times. Experts say the objects – a fragment of …

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Finland returns thousands of artifacts to Sami homeland in Lapland

An exhibition in Finland celebrates the repatriation of artefacts to the Sami homeland. Omar El Mrabt, National Board of Antiquities via the National Museum of Finland The National Museum of Finland in Helsinki recently repatriated to the Same Siida Museum in Inari, Sápmi. The two museums, together with representatives of …

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PDMA releases 18.8 million rupees for IDPs

PESHAWAR: The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) has released funds of Rs 18.8 million for people affected by Operation “Zarb-e-Azb” in North Waziristan. Of the total funds, 11.2 million rupees have been earmarked for cash assistance and the remaining 7.5 million rupees for the monthly ration, said a press …

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DFA: fewer OFWs repatriated in 2021 in the midst of a pandemic

MANILA— The number of Filipinos who were repatriated last year due to the COVID-19 pandemic was lower than the previous year, the Foreign Ministry (FDFA) said. Senior Special Assistant Jose Cabrera of the DFA’s Office of the Undersecretary for Migrant Workers’ Affairs said that from 16,023 migrant workers in 2020, …

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Wiyot stays ‘come home’ to tribe – Times-Standard

Nearly 162 years after a brutal massacre on Tuluwat left up to 250 Wiyot tribesmen dead, many of them women and children, the suspicious remains of 20 people and 136 artifacts were recently repatriated to the Wiyot tribe in Humboldt County. The remains – which were repatriated by the San …

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Nigeria’s migration policy will soon be overhauled, says Sulaiman-Ibrahim

The Federal Commissioner, National Commission for Refugees, Migrants and Displaced Persons (NCFRMI), Hon. Imaan Sulaiman-Ibrahim revealed that the country’s migration policy is about to be reviewed. Highlighting the importance of the review, she said that migrants are a remarkable engine of growth as they represent more than 250 million people …

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Samoa rethinks repatriation flights after positive covid cases

Samoa Prime Minister Fiame Naomi Mata’afa has said the government may cancel regular repatriation flights from Australia after 10 positive cases arrived among 73 passengers from Brisbane on Wednesday afternoon. She said a repatriation flight scheduled for Saturday from New Zealand had already been postponed. Fiame has also confirmed that …

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13 endangered snake-necked turtles repatriated to Indonesia

SINGAPORE – Thirteen critically endangered Roti Island snake-necked turtles were successfully repatriated from Singapore to their home country of Indonesia last September. The turtles – experts believe they may be extinct in the wild – were originally sent to Singapore Zoo in 2015 from breeding programs in the United States …

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Special committee examines repatriation treaty between Pakistan and UK

The special ministerial committee set up by the federal cabinet met on Monday on the extradition treaty between Pakistan and the United Kingdom. It was decided at the meeting that an agreement between Pakistan and the UK for the repatriation of criminals would be signed in the best interest of …

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PH allows entry of qualified passengers from Red List countries

MANILA, Philippines — The Bureau of Immigration (BI) announced on Saturday that the country will now allow entry of qualified travelers from Red List countries, in accordance with updated guidelines from the national government. BI Commissioner Jaime Morente announced it after the Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging …

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Tonga changes repatriation rules to allow over 300 people into MIQ next week

By Eleanor Gee Tonga is lifting a restriction to allow the repatriation of more than 300 passengers from New Zealand and Vanuatu next week. Changes to the protocols for repatriating stranded passengers to Tonga were outlined by the new Minister of Health, Hon. Dr Saia Piukala this morning, January 14, …

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Iran urges US to repatriate all Achaemenid tablets

Iran’s Ambassador and Permanent Representative to the United Nations said the United States must return the Achaemenid clay tablets to the country without any exceptions or excuses. According to Majid Takht-Ravanchi, the United States has repeatedly used excuses to delay the repatriation of the tablets to Iran. “About 90 years …

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Other Filipino Students Call on Government to Prioritize Repatriation – SIBC | Voice of the Nation

Anxiety and depression are wreaking havoc on the mental health of the remaining local students who have been stuck in quarantine in a hotel in the Philippines for almost a year now. Regal Residence Hotel in Quezon City, Metro Manila, where five local students have been in quarantine since March …

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Kidnapped Nkayi boy to be repatriated from Kenya

The herald Criminal reporter Authorities in Zimbabwe and Kenya are working on paperwork to repatriate a seven-year-old boy from Nkayi who was kidnapped and taken to Kenya in 2016 in a human trafficking case. The boy, Awakhiwe Ackim Ncube, was kidnapped while playing with other children in the Nkayi neighborhood …

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Lithuania returns nearly 100 migrants to Iraq

The Lithuanian government said it repatriated 98 people to Iraq over the weekend. It was the first chartered flight to repatriate migrants from Belarus. Lithuania’s interior ministry said a plane carrying 98 Iraqi nationals took off from Vilnius on Sunday (January 2) for the capital Baghdad and the city of …

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Container ship saves 19 people in southern Florida Keys

Image courtesy of USCG Posted on Jan 2, 2022 4:26 PM by The maritime executive Friday, the boxship Methoni rescued 19 Cuban migrants about 30 nm southeast of Alligator Reef Lighthouse, near Islamorada, Florida. At around 1:40 p.m. Friday, the crew of the Methoni contacted the Coast Guard sector in …

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Pakistan inscribed on the list of “yellow” countries

MANILA, Philippines – The government’s pandemic task force reclassified Pakistan to its “yellow list,” or country at moderate risk for COVID-19, from January 1 to 15. Pakistan was initially supposed to be on the “green list”, or those at low risk of COVID-19, according to acting presidential spokesman Karlo Nograles. …

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Oregon Tax Court rejects Oregon Department of Revenue position on sales impact of 2017 alleged repatriation – Tax

United States: Oregon Tax Court rejects Oregon Department of Revenue position on sales impact of alleged 2017 repatriation December 30, 2021 Lane powell To print this article, simply register or connect to Mondaq.com. Oracle Corporation v. Dept. of Rev., TC 5340 (Or Tax, October 6, 2021) concerns, in part, the …

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Appeal calls for £ 23,000 to be raised for the Strood family to bring back the body of their ‘incredible’ daughter Ashleigh Wallis from Taiwan

A fundraising appeal to repatriate the body of a young woman who died while working abroad has exceeded its target. Ashleigh Wallis, 22, from Strood, was pursuing her dream job of working abroad as an English teacher in Taiwan. Ashleigh Wallis’ family say they can now take her home. Photo: …

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OFW noon, Ngayon business leader! Coca-Cola and partners help change the lives of returnee Filipinos

Manelene Gernale Handig has spent thousands of kilometers away from her family for 12 years as a breadwinner. As a hotel receptionist in Dubai, she worked hours to provide for her loved ones in Bulan, Sorsogon province. In 2020, however, Manelene was among more than 800,000 Filipino Workers Abroad (OFW) …

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UN plans $ 8 billion in aid for Afghanistan

KABUL: The UN is seeking $ 8 billion in aid to address the humanitarian and economic crisis in Afghanistan in 2022, The Wall Street Journal reported, citing UN officials. According to UN officials, the latest plan would go beyond the current UN humanitarian mission and include a broader effort, ranging …

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