Wed, 12 Sep 2018 01:00
No Bangkok brake on climate change
The Bangkok meeting on climate change has floundered on the rock of discord over the formulations and funding adopted at the Paris conference of December 2015. The international summit, which concluded in the Thai capital on Sunday, has fallen short of its aim – to complete preparations towards an agreement this December for implementing the tentative Paris pact.
Thu, 24 May 2018 01:00
No ban on controversial toxic agriculture chemicals
Committee allows use of paraquat, two others, but plans tighter regulations
Tue, 30 May 2017 01:00
‘No ban’ on grants from EU
THE DUTERTE administration will decline foreign governments’ offers for aid only if they are not aligned with the government’s priority programmes and projects, and if there are preconditions to such grants, Finance Secretary Carlos G. Dominguez III said.
Sat, 20 Dec 2014 01:00
No ban on alcohol for the New Year period
367 people killed and 3,300 injured in week last year; minister defends panel's decision