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December 17, 2014 -- Congressman Steve Stockman today issued a statement condemning orders issued by Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to arrest journalists and media executives critical of his policies. More
November 26, 2014 -- The University of Houston-Downtown hosted a United Nations think tank to develop sustainable development goals for presentation to the General Assembly. More
November 26, 2014 -- The Mercy Ships Nutritional Agriculture Program has formed a partnership with Targeted Aquaponic Growth to incorporation aquaponic systems in its Train the Trainer Food for Life Projects in Africa. More
November 18, 2014 -- Congressman Gene Green today issued a statement in response to an attack on a synagogue in Jerusalem, Israel, which resulted in the death of four people. More
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November 14, 2014 -- Houston Mayor Annise Parker and a 30-member delegation of local elected officials, business and community leaders will depart November 16 for a week-long Greater Houston Partnership investment and trade mission to Panama City and Colon in Panama and Bogota, Barranquilla and Cartagena in Colombia. More
November 12, 2014 -- Rice University today issued a statement on the successful landing of the European Space Agency's Philae lander successfully landing on a comet. More
November 05, 2014 -- President George H. W. Bush will receive the European People's Party's prestigious Robert Schuman Medal on November 10 at Texas A&M University during the Bush School of Government and Public Service's conference celebrating the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. More
November 03, 2014 -- The Bush School of Government and Public Service at Texas A&M University will host a conference titled “The 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall and the Liberation of Eastern Europe” on November 10 at the Annenberg Presidential Conference Center. More
October 30, 2014 -- United States Senators John Cornyn and Amy Klobuchar on Wednesday led a group of lawmakers urging leaders in the Democratic Republic of Congo to pass adoption reform legislation. More
October 29, 2014 -- Director General Yukiya Amano of the Vienna, Austria-based International Atomic Energy Agency visited Texas A&M this week, where he met with a host of top officials and received on-site briefings at an array of nuclear and related facilities for both power and applications. More
October 28, 2014 -- The Honorable Stéphane Dujarric - spokesperson for United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon - recently addressed students and community members on global citizenship and world affairs at the University of Houston-Downtown. More
October 03, 2014 -- Houston Mayor Annise Parker, on the last of her trade mission with the Greater Houston Partnership, will ride Japan's bullet train, which utilizes the same technology as the Texas high-speed rail project endorsed by Parker and mayors of Dallas and Ft. Worth this year. More
October 01, 2014 -- Houston Mayor Annise Parker today signed documents reaffirming Houston's Sister City agreement with Chiba City, Japan. More
October 01, 2014 -- Houston Mayor Annise Parker, who is on a trade mission trip to Japan and South Korea, today announced that she has signed an agreement for "friendly exchanges and cooperation" with the mayor of Seoul, South Korea. More
September 30, 2014 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston will host Dr. Theresa Ochoa, a pediatric infectious disease expert from the Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia in Peru, as featured speaker at UTMB's global health symposium on October 11. More
September 30, 2014 -- The Greater Houston Partnership today announced that it has signed an agreement with the Korea International Trade Association during the partnership's trade mission to South Korea. More
September 29, 2014 -- Houston Mayor Annise Parker and Aviation Director Mario C. Diaz are meeting with representatives from Korean Air on the first day of their comprehensive trade mission to South Korea and Japan. More
September 24, 2014 -- University of Houston today announced that UH System Chancellor Renu Khator was presented a "Pride of India Award" by the Indo-American Friends Group/Indo-American Business Chamber. More
September 16, 2014 -- The World Affairs Council of Houston will host a presentation called "The Rise and Inevitable Fall of ISIS" featuring Bobby Ghosh, managing editor of the international news website Quartz, on October 7 from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. More
September 12, 2014 -- The World Affairs Council of Houston on Thursday hosted a program on Ports and Prosperity featuring a speech by Seth Cropsey, director of the Center for American Seapower at the Hudson Institute. More
September 09, 2014 -- Texas Governor Rick Perry today promoted the state's business climate and economic opportunities at an "Invest in Texas" forum held in Beijing, China. More
September 08, 2014 -- Interjet has formally announced the start of operations for its direct Monterrey - Houston – Monterrey service starting on October 23. More
September 05, 2014 -- Texas Governor Rick Perry on Monday will deliver a speech to the American Chamber of Commerce in Japan then will lead an economic development delegation of state and business leaders to Beijing, and on Friday will take part in a panel discussion on global economic issues at the World Economic Forum in Tianjin, China. More
September 05, 2014 -- The National Aeronautics and Space Administration will broadcast live coverage of the return of three crew members currently aboard the International Space Station on September 10. More
August 26, 2014 -- Port of Houston Authority Executive Director Roger Guenther had another positive report on selected financial and operational matters for the PHA Commission today. More
August 20, 2014 -- Rice University today announced that K.C. Nicolaou, an organic chemist at the university, has been named a recipient of the Nemitsas Prize, which is also referred to as the "Nobel Prize of Cyprus". More
August 18, 2014 -- Mercy Ships today announced that it has delayed a mission to send a hospital ship to Africa due to the Ebola epidemic along the continent's west coast. More
August 15, 2014 -- The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston today announced that the Sealy Center for Vaccine Development has been named a World Health Organization Collaborating Center for Vaccine Research, Evaluation and Training on Emerging Infectious Diseases. More
August 05, 2014 -- The Texas Legislature's Joint Interim Committee on Coastal Barrier Systems on Monday held a public hearing at Texas A&M University at Galveston. More
July 10, 2014 -- Congressman Steve Stockman on Wednesday released a statement regarding United States Marine Sergeant Andrew Tahmooressi, who is currently being held in a Mexican prison. More
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