also awarded officiating badges to four Filipino umpires in preparation for the 2019 Southeast Asian Games the country is hosting.
was founded in 2000 upon recommendations raised from 375 scientists from inside and outside the Arab world and as an initiative encouraged by Sheikh Dr.
Based in Sharjah sheikhdom, the UAE, the ASTF
has branches in Arab and
Federal governments are adept at relaying funds tied to Commonwealth priorities to education and training providers in states, through third agencies such as the ASTE With the change of federal government in 1996, the ASTF
scheme was maintained but its name changed to the Employment and Careers Education Foundation.
Many of the surveyed individuals felt that ASTF
already serves the needs of businesses that are seeking seed capital and that Alaska Growth Capital fills the gap for other start-up investors.
created Alaska Growth Capital to "create a group in Alaska, in which monies and business ideas can be shared to create new businesses and opportunities," says ASTF
Executive Director Hans Roeterink.
will complement the more than 40 facilities--27 with unduplicated test capabilities--operated by this Air Force Systems Command unit.
Domilyn Villareiz, chief of ASTF
, reported that from June last year, 3,690 violators each paid P500 fines for smoking in public places which was prohibited under the Comprehensive Anti-Smoking Ordinance.
Villarreiz said the ASTF
was also very elated at a rule the city police office under dela Rosa has implemented, which was prohibiting policemen from lighting cigarettes when they are on duty.
Dr Abdullah Abdul Aziz Al Najjar, president of ASTF
, said: "Following the global financial crisis, pilot projects that may generate reasonable economic growth rates and create new jobs have assumed enormous significance.
Many of the greatest innovators and global entrepreneurs of our time have been successful because of their long-term investments in science and technology," ASTF
president Abdalla Alnajjar said.
strongly supports such activities which lead eventually to providing upgraded products or services, and helping in easing out the bottleneck of future job opportunities,' said Dr.