Tag: Southeast Asia

Preparing for a family vacation to Southeast Asia

Whether you are traveling to Cambodia, Vietnam or Thailand, it is crucial to be prepared in advance. There are many risks of traveling abroad, but if you are fully prepared the problems you experience throughout your trip will be minimal.

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JMU to offer senior management training in Southeast Asia

In September 2015, the Center for International Stabilization and Recovery (CISR) at James Madison University (JMU) will launch its second Regional Senior Managers’ Course in ERW and Mine Action (SMC).

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Randy Forbes: A vision for national defense

Today, we face serious vacuums in our national defense: a lack of strategy, repeated budget cuts, sequestration, and miscalculated defense decisions.

Earth Talk: Palm oil production and rainforest deforestation

Palm oil may be a good substitute for trans fats in that it stays solid at room temperature and is therefore useful as a food additive in things like snack bars. But it isn’t much healthier.

Virginia agricultural, forestry exports reach new record high

Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced today that Virginia agricultural exports, which also include forestry products, reached a new all-time high of $2.85 billion in 2013, up more than 8 percent in total value from the previous record reached in 2012.