PH wins silver, bronze awards at int’l packaging symposium – Manila Bulletin

News / National / PH wins silver, bronze awards at int’l packaging symposium PH wins silver, bronze awards at int’l packaging symposium The Philippines won in the 7th Asia Packaging Network (APN) International Packaging Symposium held in September. (DOST-ITDI) The Department of Science and Technology-Industrial Technology Development Institute (DOST-ITDI) bagged silver and bronze awards at the APN International Packaging Symposium hosted by the Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) on Sept. 22-23. DOST Secretary Fortunato “Boy” T. de la Peña said the DOST-ITDI through its Packaging Technology Division garnered the silver award…

The west wants to engage Russia and China on the climate crisis, while also demonising them – it won’t work

As Britain prepares to host the Cop26 climate conference in Glasgow next month, it is pursuing two contradictory policies that undermine its chances of success. On the one hand, it is seeking a unified global response to the climate crisis with nations agreeing to targets for the reduction of their coal and petroleum emissions. But at the same time, it has joined the US in escalating a new cold war directed at confronting China and Russia at every turn. The two policies have polar opposite objectives in trying to persuade…