Bangladesh holds meeting with WB delegation on power, energy

A bilateral meeting on power was held on Tuesday between State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid and a delegation of the World Bank (WB) at the ministry’s conference room.  Vice President of the World Bank’s South Asia Region Martin Raiser led the World Bank delegation and discussed various issues of mutual […]

Maine Delegation Urges More USDA Aid for PFAS Crisis | U.S. Senator Susan Collins of Maine

Maine Delegation Urges More USDA Aid for PFAS Crisis | U.S. Senator Susan Collins of Maine

WASHINGTON, DC—Today, Senators Susan Collins (R-Maine) and Angus King (I-Maine) and Representatives Chellie Pingree (D-ME-01) and Jared Golden (D-ME-02) urged U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Secretary Tom Vilsack to swiftly and fully utilize all USDA resources and authorities that can assist in responding to per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) contamination, which is increasingly impacting Maine famers and rural communities. “We […]