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00:14 BST We Are One+Together presents Mr. Gay Syria Campaign for Asylum & "War Within" Film by Zaher Saleh

We Are One+Together launches the Mr. Gay Syria initiative to secure asylum for the Mr. Gay Syria contestants, including financing legal aid,...


23 Jun, 2017, 16:55 BST Investing in Africa's Future: Opportunities for Youth

Africa Day 2017 Celebration The Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center (RRB/ITC) in Washington, DC came alive with music,...


23 Jun, 2017, 12:04 BST University of Hertfordshire Reports: Teachers and Fathers Play Key Roles in Protecting Young People from Cyberbullying

Series of University of Hertfordshire reports for Public Health England highlight link between supportive school environments and lower risk of...


23 Jun, 2017, 09:49 BST Zebinix® (eslicarbazepine acetate) Data Demonstrate No Significant Negative Consequences on Neurocognitive Function in Children with Focal Epilepsy

FOR EMEA MEDIA ONLY - NOT FOR SWISS/AUSTRIAN JOURNALISTS - Eslicarbazepine acetate was shown not to have a significant negative...


23 Jun, 2017, 05:00 BST Bayara Organized an Iftar With a Social Twist

Bayara organized a special iftar at The Oberoi, Dubai, where recipes of the dishes on the buffet menu were crowdsourced from their social media...


22 Jun, 2017, 17:16 BST Karlie Kloss Creates a Website with Wix.com

Supermodel and Entrepreneur Stars in New Online Commercial Wix.com Ltd. (Nasdaq:WIX) has teamed up with supermodel and entrepreneur,...


22 Jun, 2017, 05:00 BST The Middle East Welcomes Exciting Fashion Brands Through a New Online Shopping Destination, DivaNoor.com

A collection of style, elegance and luxury, DivaNoor the new online shopping marketplace offers a sophisticated fusion of luxury and...


21 Jun, 2017, 13:53 BST Tencent's Cannes "China Day" Marks China's Transformation from Follower to Leader

Senior EVP SY Lau Reveals Three Drivers of Innovation in the Digital Era; QQ Alert Wins Gold Cyber Lions Award Tencent, the leading...


21 Jun, 2017, 12:00 BST The Premier Inn Dubai Ibn Battuta Mall Gives Back to the Community in the Holy Month of Ramadan

- UAE declared 2017 as the 'Year of Giving' The Premier Inn Dubai Ibn Battuta Mall's General Manager Roudi Soubra and his team are giving back...


20 Jun, 2017, 18:26 BST Better Living Health Tips for People With Type 2 Diabetes who are Fasting for Ramadan

Muslims with Type 2 diabetes are being encouraged to use a new 'Better Living' guide on staying well during the fasting month of Ramadan (from...


20 Jun, 2017, 11:41 BST Highly Successful First Ramadan at Hilton Makkah Convention Hotel

Saudi Nationals and Females at the Heart of the Groundbreaking Project Makkah's first ever hotel to combine both guest and business facilities,...


19 Jun, 2017, 15:48 BST Phonak AG: Jérôme Boateng is Just One of the Top Bundesliga Soccer Stars Who Support a Soccer Camp For Children With Hearing Loss

Jérôme Boateng, the king of Bayern Munich's defence, has joined Leverkusen center-back Jonathan Tah and Borussia Mönchengladbach midfield...


19 Jun, 2017, 15:43 BST Exploring Mexico's Macroeconomic Outlook in the Light of a Changing Policy Environment

Frost & Sullivan hosts a complimentary briefing discussing the economic future of Mexico WHEN:...


19 Jun, 2017, 13:12 BST Modacruz Raises Series B Financing Led by Middle East Venture Partners; Total of $5M Raised to Date

Modacruz, the leading mobile marketplace of second hand women fashion items in Turkey, announced today that it has raised $2 million in a Series...


16 Jun, 2017, 09:00 BST Top Twenty Dad Dreams - New Research by Notonthehighstreet.com

British dads spend EIGHT hours a week daydreaming about being cooler - with being a rock star, a Premiership footballer and a pilot topping the...


16 Jun, 2017, 08:34 BST 42Gears Celebrates 8th Year Anniversary by Expanding its Social Responsibility Program

The company believes that the growth in business is directly proportional to their contribution towards society. 42Gears Mobility Systems, a...


14 Jun, 2017, 14:46 BST United Nations Foundation Event, Families +SocialGood, Puts Maternal Health on the Map

Every year, 300,000 women die from preventable childbirth-related causes - that's over 800 women per day. Safe childbirth is critical to achieving...


14 Jun, 2017, 06:45 BST DIY Beauty Revolution Sweeps the Nation as UK Women Ditch the Salon in Their Droves

Braun reveals that two thirds of British women are skipping treatments at the salon in favour of doing at home beauty New research by beauty...


14 Jun, 2017, 00:05 BST Women Across Europe Unaware of Heart Health Risk, According to New Research from World Heart Federation

Physical activity key to tackle heart disease and stroke - number one killer of women Majority want to be more active: cost, image and time...


13 Jun, 2017, 23:01 BST Results from CRIB study on CIMZIA® (certolizumab pegol) demonstrate minimal to no placental transfer of drug from mother to infant during third trimester of pregnancy

-- First-of-its-kind CRIB study used a sensitive and specific assay designed to detect CIMZIA and found minimal to no placental transfer from...


12 Jun, 2017, 15:53 BST Latin America's Increasing Business Maturity Drives the Managed Security Services Market to Hit $1 Billion by 2021

Growth opportunities for MSSPs will multiply with vertical experience and comprehensive solutions, finds Frost & Sullivan's Digital...


12 Jun, 2017, 14:30 BST Global Leaders Unite to Bring Polio One Step Closer to Eradication

Countries and partners pledge US$ 1.2 billion to protect 450 million children from polio every year Today, global health leaders gathered...


12 Jun, 2017, 11:24 BST University of South Wales Supports Development of Eye Health-check App

TWO eye specialists are developing an iPad-based game that can check children's sight at home, without youngsters having to attend medical...


09 Jun, 2017, 21:34 BST 2017 China-UK Film and TV Conference Launched in the UK

Propeller TV co-organises conference to bring 'China to the UK' The '2017 China-UK Film and TV Conference' was successfully launched on...


09 Jun, 2017, 08:00 BST Pet Dogs Help Older Adults Stay Active, Reveals Mars Petcare

New study finds that adults aged 65 and over walk more if they own a dog For older adults, owning a dog increases the likelihood of achieving...