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20 Oct, 2017, 10:28 BST Generation Success and Reed Smith Unite Britain's Future Black Business Leaders with BAME Figureheads at Event to Mark Black History Month

Over 100 of the nation's future Black leaders attended an insight event to learn from leading Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME)...


19 Oct, 2017, 19:23 BST Mercy Corps Provides Urgent Assistance to Raqqa's Civilians

Global organization anticipates continued humanitarian crisis as military operations end With the city of Raqqa in Syria retaken from ISIS,...


19 Oct, 2017, 17:32 BST Frost & Sullivan: Mexican Carriers Bet on the M2M Market as Mobile Penetration Reaches 86%

M2M Lines in Service (LIS) are expected to record a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 22.6 percent Telecom operators in Mexico face...


19 Oct, 2017, 16:18 BST Russians Win JuniorSkills School Children Championship in Abu Dhabi

Russian school children won three gold medals at the international presentation JuniorSkills competition, held under the WorldSkills Abu Dhabi...


18 Oct, 2017, 17:49 BST QS World University Rankings 2018: Eastern Europe and Central Asia

#QSWUR QS Quacquarelli Symonds, global higher education analysts, have released the 2018 edition of the QS World University Rankings: Eastern...


18 Oct, 2017, 09:00 BST Lumenis to Highlight the Positive Impact of its FiberLase™ CO2 Laser Treatment for Ovarian Endometrioma on Ovarian Reserve

Presenters will feature results of recent successful studies using the innovative technology and its unique operative technique. Lumenis...


17 Oct, 2017, 23:36 BST QS University Rankings 2018: Arab Region

Top universities in the Arab Region revealed #QSWUR QS Quacquarelli Symonds, global higher education analysts, have today released the third...


17 Oct, 2017, 14:00 BST ARCEDI Biotech Announces Publication Highlighting Success Of Cutting-Edge Cell-Based Noninvasive Prenatal Testing To Detect Aneuploidy And Subchromosomal Abnormalities In First Trimester Pregnancies

- Preliminary Results Identical to Invasive "Gold-Standard" Testing - ARCEDI Biotech ApS, a company developing technologies for rare fetal...


17 Oct, 2017, 12:30 BST The KIND Foundation will connect one million students through a new technology platform called "Empatico"

$20 million initiative will help kids discover what life is like for their peers around the world The KIND Foundation, started by KIND...


17 Oct, 2017, 09:00 BST Asia Pacific: Late Payments from B2B Customers Cause Suppliers to Protect Cash Flow

9 in 10 suppliers surveyed in Asia Pacific experienced late payment of invoices from their B2B customers over the past year. To protect...


17 Oct, 2017, 00:01 BST UK Launch of Maxi-Cosi's World First Child's Car Seat with Built-in Airbags

Thanks to new technologies, the standard car safety measure for adults is now available for toddlers. With the development of the Maxi-Cosi Air...


16 Oct, 2017, 18:40 BST Research by Kellogg's and YouGov Reveals Parents are Sacrificing Meals and Turning to Charities to Feed Families

- World Food Day (16 October) research by YouGov with a sample size of over 8,000 people in France, Germany, Spain & Italy...


16 Oct, 2017, 12:00 BST Women's Health Market Size Worth $51.3 Billion by 2025 | CAGR: 3.9%: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global women's health market is expected to reach USD 51.3 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. Increasing...


16 Oct, 2017, 10:00 BST Dante Labs Makes Non-Invasive Prenatal Test (NIPT) Available to all Expecting European Moms, With a Zero Risk of Miscarriage

Dante Labs adds Non Invasive Prenatal Test (NIPT) to its collection of advanced genetic tests. Today international biotech company Dante Labs...


12 Oct, 2017, 18:46 BST Sierra Leone First Lady and BEINGMATE Launch Donation Project for Africa Children

Sierra Leone's First Lady, Mrs. Sia Nyama Koroma and Chinese Company-BEINGMATE together launched a milk powder donation project to promote the...


12 Oct, 2017, 15:45 BST Global Sanitary Pads Market by Product Type, by Sales Channel, Competition Forecast & Opportunities, 2012 - 2022

Global Sanitary Pads Market By Product Type (Disposable Vs. Cloth/Re-usable), By Sales Channel (Supermarkets/ Hypermarkets, Drug Stores, Online...


12 Oct, 2017, 15:30 BST Empowering a Girl Child Through Education

Marthal dropped out of school when she was in the eighth standard, owing not only to extremely poor infrastructural facilities but also terrible...


12 Oct, 2017, 12:48 BST Lancer Skincare Partners With Apotheca Beauty for Expansion Into the Luxury Middle East Market

Once a closely guarded secret of the Hollywood elite including Victoria Beckham and Kim Kardashian, Lancer Skincare continues to expand its...


12 Oct, 2017, 07:30 BST Empowering a Girl Child Through Education

Marthal dropped out of school when she was in the eighth standard, owing not only to extremely poor infrastructural facilities but also terrible...


12 Oct, 2017, 03:30 BST Empowering a Girl Child Through Education

Marthal dropped out of school when she was in the eighth standard, owing not only to extremely poor infrastructural facilities but also terrible...


11 Oct, 2017, 14:51 BST DERMALOG: Maldives Introduces Most Innovative ID Card

Innovation in the Maldives The Maldives are known for their nice beaches and wonderful holiday resorts on many islands. Now the Maldives...


11 Oct, 2017, 13:00 BST Frost & Sullivan Commends Columbia Pacific's Clear Vision in the Healthcare Delivery Space and Senior Living Services

Columbia Pacific is built on a foundation of improving lives by anticipating the needs of communities worldwide Based on its recent analysis...


11 Oct, 2017, 11:00 BST The Wedding Gallery Partners with Brides do Good to Join the Movement in Eradicating Child Marriage

Today, on International Day of the Girl, The Wedding Gallery [http://www.the-weddinggallery.com] - the world's first upscale wedding department...


10 Oct, 2017, 11:51 BST DECORTÉ and SELFRIDGES Partner in Exclusive U.K. Launch -- Kate Moss Fronts Brand as Global Face and Brand Ambassador

KOSÉ Corporation (TSE: 4922) to launch DECORTÉ, its prestige skincare and colour cosmetics brand, in an exclusive distribution arrangement with...


10 Oct, 2017, 00:01 BST One in 10 Brits Think Homeless People are Beyond Help According to New End Youth Homelessness Survey

World Homelessness Day Tuesday Oct 10th - World Homeless Day is on October 10th and new survey data looks at the nation's attitudes...