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Stop Smoking: Guide To Help You Kick The Habit

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Your family and friends who care about you would be so thrilled if you could quit cigarettes…right? It’s a good time to stop smoking right now and never look back. This article is jam packed with everything you need to break free from the tobacco prison.  Life is too short, so …

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Iran Introduces Credit Cards For First Time

Lifted sanctions have Iran’s financial sector leaping forward. Iran introduced credit cards for the first time on Sunday, the Iranian Students’ News Agency (ISNA) reported. Iran is looking to bolster its oil production and economy after world powers in January lifted sanctions against the Islamic Republic in return for Tehran complying …

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Closing the Broadband Divide to Connect People in Asia and the Pacific

Advances in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) have been instrumental in shaping and leading socioeconomic transformations across Asia and the Pacific. One key to this transformation is the technology bundled around the “Internet of Things” (IoT), which enables billions of devices and appliances to connect over the Internet for more …

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ADB Keeps Azerbaijani Economy Growth Forecast for 2017

ADB Keeps Azerbaijani Economy Growth Forecast for 2017

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) expects Azerbaijani economy to grow in 2017 by 1 percent, according to an updated ADB report. The new forecast is the same as in the previous ADB report. The ADB also predicts a 2.5-percent reduction in Azerbaijan’s economy in 2016 as compared to the 1-percent decline …

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Who Fctc Exclusionary Measures In Breach Of Un Principles

President of International Tobacco Growers’ Association, Francois van der Merwe wrote a letter to UN Secretary General, Ban Ki-moon. We are deeply concerned to hear reports that the World Health Organisation’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) intends to ban dozens of “appointed and elected officials” representing tobacco-growing countries from participation in the …

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BP Reveals Cost of Contracts on Azerbaijan’s Biggest Gas Project

Contracts worth about $18 billion have been signed so far within the second phase of the development of Azerbaijan’s Shah Deniz gas and condensate field and the expansion of the South Caucasus pipeline, said a message from BP, an operator of these projects. The company organized a press tour Sept. …

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SES Unveils Tactical Surveillance and Communications Solution To Help Address Global Security Threats

SES S.A. today introduced a fully integrated portable surveillance and communications solution designed to provide enhanced situational awareness for border security, special event monitoring and disaster response missions around the world. Tactical Persistent Surveillance (TPS), SES’s first Government+ product offering, is a highly portable solution capable of quick global deployment …

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Marriott International Officially Merges With Starwood Hotels

Marriott International Officially Merges With Starwood Hotels

With more than a million rooms combined, Marriott and Starwood now make up the largest hotel company in the world. After months of rumors about a takeover of the struggling Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide hotel company, in the end, it was Marriott International that sealed the deal. Marriott announced …

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