Air Force Staff Sgt. Justin King, 99th Civil Engineer Fire Protection Flight noncommissioned officer-in-charge of logistics, performs during the Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month luau at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev., May 20, 2016.
The Bank Group continues to build partnerships with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC), the Pacific Island Forum, Asian Development Bank (ADB), the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT), the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), and others to …
The U.S. General Douglas MacArthur had been in command of the American forces in the Philippines in what was to become the South West Pacific theatre, but was then part of a larger theatre that encompassed the South West Pacific, the Southeast Asian mainland (including Indochina and Malaya) and the North of Australia, under the short …
Article on the history, meaning, and ways to celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month as a way to commemorate and recognize the contributions of Asian Americans.
The HIV epidemic in Asia and the Pacific varies throughout the region. For example, new HIV infections in South and South-East Asia are …
Pacific Islands: Pacific Islands, island geographic region of the Pacific Ocean. It comprises three ethnogeographic groupings—Melanesia, Micronesia, and Polynesia—but conventionally excludes the neighbouring island continent of Australia, the Asia-related Indonesian, Philippine, and Japanese archipelagoes, and the
A Global Look at Rising Obesity Rates. Obesity has truly become a worldwide problem, affecting countries rich and poor. So just how many men, women, and ren are overweight or obese?
Pacific Ocean: Pacific Ocean, body of salt water extending from the Antarctic region in the south to the Arctic in the north and lying between the continents of Asia and Australia on the west and North and South America on the east.
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