"I am confident that the IAEA LEU Bank will make a valuable contribution to global efforts to ensure the availability of fuel for nuclear power plants", Director General Amano told the event which was attended also by representatives of IAEA Member States and donors.
Safety and security of the IAEA LEU Bank will be governed by Kazakhstan's legal and regulatory requirements, and will meet the applicable provisions of the IAEA's safety standards and security guidance documents.
IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano and President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev attended a ceremony in the capital Astana to mark the official opening of the IAEA LEU Bank Storage Facility at the Ulba Metallurgical Plant (UMP) in the eastern city of Ust-Kamenogorsk.
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Russian Federation has operated a similar bank since 2010 but the one in Kazakhstan will be the first one fully owned and operated by the global nuclear watchdog.
KAZINFORM The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Kairat Abdrakhmanov held a number of meetings with foreign guests who arrived in Astana to participate in the presentation of the IAEA Low Enriched Uranium (LEU) Bank, Pugwash Science Conference, and other events, the MFA press service reports. By providing uranium, it will disincentivise countries from developing their own uranium enrichment capacities-as even supposedly peaceful programs could see uranium enriched to a weapons-grade level. "The bank will play an important role in reducing nuclear dangers and serve as a vivid example of the benefits of global cooperation at a time when our world is in a race between cooperation and catastrophe". The same enrichment technology that produces fuel for a nuclear reactor can also produce the material for a nuclear bomb.
NTI proposed setting up the LEU bank in 2006, and the Kazakh government and IAEA reached agreement on the project in August 2015. For years, the Nuclear Threat Initiative has been working behind the scenes to set up this bank and they got a big boost when Warren Buffett pledged $50 million to the cause.
As we reported earlier in the month , Chery is looking to expand and believes this new global SUV model will help open the door. Of this number, approximately 100,000 vehicles were exported - representing nearly 30% of all Chinese vehicle exports.
The victim has been identified as 72-year-old Julia Fernandes and Cruz says both Lopes and the victim knew each other. A MA murder suspect who was arrested in North Providence could be extradited to the Bay State as early as Tuesday.
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After this sale, 14,000 common shares of SBUX are directly owned by the insider, with total stake valued at $761,040. Saratoga Research & Investment Management increased Starbucks ( SBUX ) stake by 85.9% reported in 2016Q4 SEC filing.
We have shelter supplies for more than 34,000 people with additional supplies for 18,000 people on the way. The agency also recommend completing and mailing the donation form on redcross .org with your check.
Costa's absence in the first team has left the Blues short of quality up front, and they lack the fluidity they had 12 months ago. Koeman has built an impressive squad at Goodison Park, but they are unlikely to challenge for the Premier League title.
Greystone Investment Management Llc sold 27,959 shares as the company's stock declined 4.93% while stock markets rallied. Investors might also notice that three month ago the Buy recommendations (11) outnumbered Sell recommendations (1).
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Supreme Court pegs MBBS fee at ₹11 lakh
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Government To Sell 5% Stake In NTPC On Tuesday
The NTPC sale will be open for funds on Tuesday, while retail investors will be able to bid on Wednesday. The floor price of Rs 168 is at a discount of 3 per cent over today's closing stock price.
Best Buy earnings, sales top Street estimates; stock jumps 4%
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