contribution to United Nation (UN) fund and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) for strengthening early warning systems for natural disasters. The decision comes ten years after a massive Tsunami triggered by an earthquake smashed the coastline ... Business Standard, 1 month ago
India announces 6 crore rupees for UN tsunami fund - Rediff.com, 1 month ago
India's tsunami warning plan still not accurate enough - Deccan Herald, 1 month ago
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On Thursday, January 15th, the Swiss National Bank (SNB) discontinued its three year effort to maintain its minimum currency floor of the Swiss franc. In a single day the move sent the Swiss Franc (SWF) climbing a massive 21% against the U.S. dollar ...Seeking Alpha, 4 days ago Financial Tsunamis Most Often Come Without Warning Market Oracle, 4 days ago
The Indian National Centre for Ocean Information Services is developing a GIS-based 3D protocol in its efforts towards innovating new methodologies and warning procedures for tsunamis, Union Science and Technology Minister Harsh Vardhan has said.Business Standard, 1 month ago
JAKARTA (Reuters) - A major earthquake with a magnitude of 7.3 was recorded off the Moluccas in Indonesia on Saturday, the national disaster mitigation agency said, causing residents near the quake to flee their homes after a tsunami warning was issued. The ...Reuters, 2 months ago
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SYDNEY: A powerful 6.8-magnitude earthquake struck off the Pacific nation of Vanuatu today, the United States Geological Survey said, but no tsunami threat was detected. The quake hit at a depth of 218 kilometres (135 miles) about 84 kilometres ...Economic Times, 6 days ago 6.8-magnitude quake hits off Vanuatu, no tsunami threat: USGS Channel NewsAsia, 6 days ago 6.8magnitude quake in Vanuatu, no National News Agency Lebanon, 6 days ago AFP - Vanuatu-quake lead Namibia Press Agency, 6 days ago
Jan. 16 -- SWITZERLAND'S currency soared last night but leading shares tanked after the country's central bank threw a grenade into the foreign exchange markets. The Swiss National Bank (SNB) stunned investors when it scrapped the cap it imposed ...4 Traders, 1 week ago The Swiss National Bank Shock Taught Us Two Painful Lessons Social Dashboard, 1 week ago Switzerland's currency: Shaken, not stirred ACQ Magazine, 6 days ago SCHWEIZERISCHE NATIONALBANK : How I see it : Surge in Swiss franc signals turbulent times for the euro 4 Traders, 1 week ago
Union Minister Harsh Vardhan today launched an SMS-based warning system which will provide alerts on cyclones, tsunami and other weather-related natural calamities. Inaugurating the system on the occasion of Good Governance Day, Harsh Vardhan said information on warnings will be disseminated to officials involved in administration, district magistrates/collectors besides fishermen, farmers and general public. "The information should be provided from the national to village level," the ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
An Early Warning System for incoming storm surge, swells and tsunamis will be set up before the next cyclonic season which will start from 15 November 2015. The project will be financed by the Global Environment Fund jointly with the UNDP. This is ...AllAfrica.com, 1 week ago Early Warning System - Global Environment Fund and UNDP to Finance Project [press release] Individual.com, 2 days ago Mauritius: Early Warning System - Global Environment Fund and UNDP to Finance Project AllAfrica.com, 3 days ago
A National Weather Service forecaster has apologized for a blizzard warning issued for Northeast, including New York City over the weekend the region called for heavy, blowing snow and potential whiteout conditions. The predictions were on target ...Examiner.com, 9 hours ago
NEW YORK - Ten years ago this month, representatives from 168 United Nations member states met in Kobe, the capital of Japan's Hyogo Prefecture, to decide how to manage risk better in the wake of the devastating Indian Ocean tsunami, which claimed ...Korea Joongang Daily, 6 days ago Coping with risks for a safer future Arab News, 1 week ago
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