Fiji Commerce and Employers Federation Chief Executive Officer Kameli Batiweti has urged employers in the island nation to adopt the new strategy to boost customer service delivery in the country. … [Read more...] about Fiji steps up on service delivery by government ministries
Inflation expectations, which reflect outlook among consumers over headline inflation for the next 12 months, stood at 1.8 percent in January, up 0.1 percentage point from the prior month. … [Read more...] about S.Korea’s consumer confidence improves in January
The FGV said that both indicators of current situation and future perspectives in the construction sector registered improvements in January: the Present Situation Index saw an eighth consecutive increase, reaching 84.3 points, and the Expectations Index rose to 104.2 points, both the highest figures since September 2012. … [Read more...] about Confidence in Brazil’s construction sector reaches 5-year high in Jan.
On Tuesday, the U.S. 7th Fleet revealed a squadron of Washington’s new cutting-edge drone - the MQ-4C Triton - which was deployed for the first time to Guam on Sunday in an effort to enhance the U.S. Navy’s surveillance capacities in the Pacific. [YONHAP]The United States appears to be escalating aerial reconnaissance of the waters in Northeast Asia, amid signs of activity at a key North Korean missile site.According to CivMilAir and Aircraft Spots, two Twitter accounts that track military aircraft worldwide, a U.S. Air Force WC-135W Constant Phoenix plane was detected as having departed Kadena Air Base in Okinawa, Japan, on Tuesday, possibly in the direction of the East China Sea.While the flight itself is just the latest of a series of surveillance flights regularly conducted by Washington in the region, what stands out with Tuesday’s flyby is that the WC-135W is known as a nuke “sniffer,” used to collect information like radiation levels from nuclear … [Read more...] about U.S. deploys spy plane after missile site activity
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