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Reducing air pollution key strategic plan, says minister

Reducing air pollution key strategic plan, says minister

Reducing air pollution and its causes is one of the top priorities of the strategic plans of the Ministry of Municipality and Environment, HE the Minister of Municipality and Environment ...

Mexico wants US backing for Central America development plan to stem migration

Mexico wants US backing for Central America development plan to stem migration

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday he had ordered his foreign minister to seek a pact with the United States, Canada and other nations in support of a development plan ...

Malaysia does not plan to boycott products of Europe

Malaysia does not plan to boycott products of Europe

Malaysia has said it does not plan to take any response against the ban on palm oil entering Europe by boycotting products from European countries.

Al Jazeera unveils Saudi-UAE plan to invade Qatar using mercenaries

Al Jazeera unveils Saudi-UAE plan to invade Qatar using mercenaries

The leader of a French mercenary group has revealed a military plan to invade Qatar. The plan was put in place by the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Bahrain in 1996 after the failure of the coup attempt in Doha that year.

Scientists launch plan to map genes of all complex life on earth

Scientists launch plan to map genes of all complex life on earth

Scientists launched a vast project on Thursday to map the genetic code of all 1.5 million known species of complex life on earth, aiming to complete the work within a decade.

Modi's plan to get millions more Indians flying faces turbulence

Modi's plan to get millions more Indians flying faces turbulence

The slow pace of fitting out regional airports risks delaying Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious plan to launch more flights connecting smaller towns and cities and get millions more people using air travel.

Swiss vote on whether to introduce 'real money' plan

Swiss vote on whether to introduce 'real money' plan

Swiss voters will learn on Sunday if their country will be the first in the world to introduce a radical new financial system that would bar commercial banks creating money each time they made a loan.

Shell starts new Gulf of Mexico field one year ahead of plan

Shell starts new Gulf of Mexico field one year ahead of plan

Royal Dutch Shell on Thursday announced the start of production at the Kaikias field in the US Gulf of Mexico, around one year ahead of schedule.

Protest mounts over Malaysian PM's plan to redraw electoral map

Protest mounts over Malaysian PM's plan to redraw electoral map

Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak on Wednesday introduced a controversial proposal in parliament to redraw electoral boundaries that critics say will give the ruling coalition an easy win in the upcoming elections.

Tech giants express concern over Singapore plan to fight fake news

Tech giants express concern over Singapore plan to fight fake news

Global tech giants including Facebook and Twitter on Thursday expressed concern about a possible Singapore plan to bring in a new law to tackle the threat of fake news, saying sufficient rules are already in place.

Afghanistan mulls plan to arm 20,000 civilians to fight insurgents

Afghanistan mulls plan to arm 20,000 civilians to fight insurgents

Afghanistan is considering training and arming 20,000 civilians to defend territories where Islamic militants have been driven out, officials say, sparking fears the local forces could become another thuggish militia.

Australian PM unveils plan to prevent terrorist attacks

Australian PM unveils plan to prevent terrorist attacks

Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull on Sunday unveiled a new plan to prevent terrorist attacks, especially those conducted with vehicles in crowded public places.