AIIB Holds First Annual Meeting

AIIB Holds First Annual Meeting

On Saturday, June 25, the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) held its first annual meeting in Beijing. One of its goals in doing so was to demonstrate its position as an autonomous player in global economic development. The AIIB would not like to be seen as a “pawn” of China and is trying to shake […]

Great Barrier Reef Death Threat

Great Barrier Reef Death Threat

The Great Barrier Reef, a UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1981, continues under death threat. The Great Barrier Reef extends into the Coral Sea in the South Pacific Ocean. Located off Australia’s Queensland coast, the coral reef is on the eastern side of the continent. It is so large that astronauts can see it from […]

South Africa Oil Dumping an Environmental Disaster

South Africa Oil Dumping an Environmental Disaster

How important is the environment in South Africa and is there a disaster looming from illegal oil dumping? Many questions remain unanswered or perhaps censored by companies who do not comply with regulations. According to the waste management legislation in South Africa, the disposal of hazardous waste into landfill is prohibited. Used oil is defined […]

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