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10 May, 2018, 10:00 BST Elena Baturina's Think-Tank BE OPEN Launches Next Global Open Call Devoted to Motion

BE OPEN, a creative think-tank founded by the international entrepreneur and philanthropist Elena Baturina, is launching its next global open call...


09 May, 2018, 15:15 BST Silver Collector Coin Builds on Canada's Best Wishes to Prince Harry and Ms Meghan Markle on Their Wedding Day

All $ in this release are Canadian $ In honour of the upcoming wedding of HRH Prince Henry of Wales and Ms Meghan Markle, the Royal Canadian Mint...


09 May, 2018, 03:00 BST Ellison Educational Equipment Inc. Taps New CEO Leadership

Premier Global Manufacturer of DIY Crafts and Education Products Announces New CEO to Lead Next Phase of Global Growth Ellison Educational...


08 May, 2018, 08:00 BST Portuguese-Angolan Fashion Designer and Creator of the Mastercard Fashion Lounge Collection, Rose Palhares, Is Back at the 71st Edition of the Cannes Film Festival

Rose Palhares will be the fashion designer responsible for Mastercard's fashion lounge, where hundreds of exclusive creations will be available...


08 May, 2018, 00:01 BST Japan House London to Open on 22 June 2018

- Japan House London is revitalising an Art Deco building on Kensington High Street to become Europe's one and only Japan House, a...


07 May, 2018, 15:47 BST Byron Janis' Historic 'Live from Leningrad, 1960' First-Time Release, Available at www.byronjanislive.com

Byron Janis, considered our greatest living pianist, unveils Live from Leningrad, 1960, a secret recording of his Cold War performance in Russia at...


07 May, 2018, 15:37 BST The World Lights Up for Manchester City's Premier League Win

- Images of the City players have been projected onto buildings in each of their home cities around the world - Locations were...


07 May, 2018, 08:00 BST Portuguese-Angolan Fashion Designer and Creator of the Mastercard Fashion Lounge Collection, Rose Palhares, Is Back at the 71st Edition of the Cannes Film Festival

Rose Palhares will be the fashion designer responsible for Mastercard's fashion lounge, where hundreds of exclusive creations will be available...


06 May, 2018, 14:07 BST Oriental Pearls and Tonino Lamborghini Sign Multi-Million Dollar Deal to Customise Upcoming Royal Pearls Real Estate Project

Oriental Pearls, noted real estate developer of upscale urban living spaces, signed an iconic, multi-million dollar agreement with Tonino...


03 May, 2018, 09:11 BST Say 'I Do' to the Return of the International Make-Up Artist Trade Show (IMATS) to Olympia London: May 17-20

All eyes will be focused on beauty at IMATS London. Watch the royal wedding on a large TV screen; discover the latest make-up products, discuss the...


03 May, 2018, 03:24 BST World Smile Day: Smiling Shenyang Sets Its Sail Again to Create the Most Beautiful World Map

On 8th May, 2018, the smile-drifting book Hello Smile 4.0 will start a new journey from Shenyang. As this year's smile-bridge, Shenyang...


02 May, 2018, 10:00 BST PEZ Auctions Royal Dream Couple, Harry and Meghan

All proceeds go to children's aid organisation Austrian sweets manufacturer PEZ has developed an exclusive souvenir for the wedding of the...


02 May, 2018, 07:30 BST DELSEY Paris “What Matters Is Inside”

DELSEY Paris reveals its new brand platform with the first "What matters is inside" film. Created by Buzzman, the campaign presents the new...


01 May, 2018, 16:30 BST Royal Commission for Al-Ula Launches Archaeology Programme in Al-Ula

- Integrated survey of Al-Ula region brings together world-leading archaeologists - Closure of Mada'in Salih, Al-Khuraybah and...


30 Apr, 2018, 20:14 BST SSENSE Opens New Flagship, SSENSE MONTRÉAL, Designed By David Chipperfield Architects

SSENSE MONTRÉAL blends the reciprocity of commerce, culture, and engagement inherent to ssense.com and extends this interchange into physical...


30 Apr, 2018, 16:12 BST Palatial Beachfront Villa In Marbella, Favoured Retreat Of Pablo Picasso, To Be Sold At Auction Without Reserve Via Concierge Auctions

Concierge Auctions is to sell a luxury villa occupying a coveted beachfront position in the sought-after Puerto Banus area, Marbella, Spain. The...


30 Apr, 2018, 15:47 BST First Douyu International Live Video Streaming Festival Opens in Wuhan

The 2018 Douyu.com live video streaming festival opened in central China's Wuhan city Sunday, attracting 156,800 audience on site and an...


30 Apr, 2018, 08:30 BST The Fondation Gandur pour l'Art Publishes the First Reference Book in English on Narrative Figuration, a European Artistic Movement From the 1960s

The Fondation Gandur pour l'Art (FGA) announces the publication of its catalogue entitled The Narrative Figuration, devoted to an artistic...


29 Apr, 2018, 23:35 BST New Book by Dele Ogun in Quest for the United States of Nigeria

London lawyer, keynote speaker and historian, Dele Ogun, recently launched his book on Nigerian and British-colonial leadership, 'A Fatherless...


28 Apr, 2018, 08:40 BST P&I Shanghai 2018 to be held at the four-leaf clover-shaped National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai) in Hongqiao

The 20th China & Shanghai International Photographic Equipment & Digital Imaging Exhibition (P&I Shanghai 2018), jointly hosted by the...


28 Apr, 2018, 08:35 BST 34th China Wedding Expo to be held at the National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai) in Hongqiao

The event takes an innovative approach and inaugurates the next chapter in a new era The 34th China Wedding Expo, sponsored by the China...


26 Apr, 2018, 22:46 BST World Peace Gardens to Launch its Next Site in Algiers

Site Will Honor President Bouteflika's Commitment to Non-Violent Conflict Resolution The latest green space to be formally designated a...


26 Apr, 2018, 07:56 BST Hi 5 Hangzhou, A Heartfelt Thank You

April 23, 2018 saw a scintillating evening with Hangzhou Tourism Commission and Hangzhou Philharmonic Orchestra (HPO), a locally rooted and...


25 Apr, 2018, 04:30 BST Global Street Dance Organisation Invites Dancers Across India to Asia Pacific Street Dance Championships

The United Dance Organisation are delighted to announce that they are bringing their inaugural Asia Pacific Street Dance Championships to China...


25 Apr, 2018, 03:58 BST Chongqing's Jiangjin District launches investment roadshow in Singapore

Jiangjin District of southwest China's Chongqing Municipality held its first investment promoting event in Singapore on April 24 to explore...