Tag: <span>Early</span>

Syrian opposition to meet government for talks in early January

Posted December 11, 2015 12:36:50 A joint team of Syria’s political and armed opposition will meet the government subsequent month for talks in search of a political answer to nearly five years of conflict, the chairman of a Saudi-hosted opposition conference says. A lot more than one hundred members of Syria’s opposition parties and rebel…


DFAT warns early release of Matthew Ng could threaten China prisoner swap deal

Updated December 08, 2015 23:52:45 The Department of Foreign Affairs has warned the future of Australia’s prisoner swap deal with China could be jeopardised if the Lawyer-General, George Brandis, grants businessman Matthew Ng an early release from prison. Mr Ng was arrested in Guangzhou in 2010 right after refusing to sell his $ one hundred…


Early days but late nights for climate change negotiators in Paris

Posted December 04, 2015 10:53:48 It is nevertheless early days in the two-week extended negotiations for a new international agreement to limit climate alter, but negotiators are currently operating into the early hours of the morning. Key points: Friday deadline to lock in globe-wide deal to limit global warming Final agreement expected to limit boost…