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Une enquête commandée par IHG Hotels & Resorts révèle ce que les consommateurs apprécient lorsqu’ils voyagent

DUBAÏ, Émirats arabes unis, 6 octobre 2022/PRNewswire/ — IHG Hotels & Resorts a dévoilé aujourd’hui les résultats d’une enquête commandée pour mieux comprendre comment les clients aiment passer leur temps lorsqu’ils sont à l’hôtel et les encourager à être eux-mêmes. La nouvelle campagne mondiale de la société, Guest How You Guest, est une célébration des hôtels et de ces parenthèses que l’on […]

Industry

African Oil Conference Delegates React to OPEC Cuts

Delegates at Africa’s biggest oil conference have expressed concern about rising prices after the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, plus nonmembers who also export oil, decided this week to cut production targets. The majority of the oil cartel’s 13 member states are in Africa, but many African countries have to import refined oil. Speaking at […]

General

Make suicide prevention in Africa a priority, UN health agency urges governments

Did you know that Africa has the highest suicide rate in the world? To reverse that worrying statistic, the UN health agency WHO on Thursday launched a social media campaign to raise awareness around mental health illness, which is believed to account for up to 11 per cent of the risk factors that are associated […]

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With Window to Avert Worst Impacts of Crisis Closing, Deputy Secretary-General Urges Bold Action on Adaptation, Financing, at Pre-Climate Change Conference Discussions

Following are UN Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed’s remarks, as prepared for delivery, at the discussions in advance of the Twenty-seventh Session of the Conference of the States Parties to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP27), in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, today: Let me start by thanking the Democratic Republic of […]

Industry

WTO anticipates sharp slowdown in world trade growth in 2023

Trade growth is expected to lose momentum in the second half of this year and remain subdued in 2023, as the global economy sustains multiple shocks, such as ripple effects from the war in Ukraine, the latest forecast from the World Trade Organization (WTO) has revealed. The UN partner agency has cautioned against imposing trade […]