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07 Dec, 2017, 08:45 GMT Ryzodeg® Significantly Reduces the Risk of Low Blood Sugar in People With Type 2 Diabetes who Fast During Ramadan

In people with type 2 diabetes who fast during Ramadan, Ryzodeg® (insulin degludec/insulin aspart) reduced the overall rate of low blood sugar...


06 Dec, 2017, 18:00 GMT Winners Announced in the 2017 NatWest everywoman Awards Celebrating 15 Years of Female Entrepreneurs Redefining British Business

The winners of the 15th annual NatWest everywoman Awards were announced today demonstrating the entrepreneurial excellence that is redefining...


06 Dec, 2017, 17:10 GMT LaPresse: The King of Morocco Expresses His Concern to the President of the United States

The King of Morocco Mohammed VI, as Chairman of the Committee Al Qods, sent a message to the President of the United States, Mr. Donald Trump,...


06 Dec, 2017, 11:00 GMT WIPO: China Drives Record Patent, Trademark, Design Filings in 2016

Worldwide filings for patents, trademarks and industrial designs reached record heights in 2016 amid soaring demand in China, the UN's World...


05 Dec, 2017, 20:20 GMT Online Private School Opens Enrollment Worldwide for 2018-19 School Year

U.S.-based International Connections Academy now accepting students in grades K-12 across the globe; virtual information sessions underway...


05 Dec, 2017, 16:28 GMT Manchester's Chill Factore Hosts the UK's First Panto on Snow

Today, the UK's longest indoor real snow slope, Chill Factore, hosted the nation's first ever Panto on snow. The festive performance by the North...


04 Dec, 2017, 13:30 GMT JTI Awarded Top Employer 2018 in Asia Pacific Region

Exceptional Employee Offerings Acknowledged for the fourth consecutive year JTI (Japan Tobacco International) has once again been recognized...


04 Dec, 2017, 09:00 GMT Parents Pressured to Overspend, Reveals Intrum's Consumer Payment Report

European survey of consumers shows influence of social media Parents are bowing to social pressure, spending more money on their children than...


03 Dec, 2017, 10:17 GMT Italian Senators Raise Question in the Senate to Stop Pakistan's GSP Plus and Ask to Stop Persecution Against Christians in Pakistan

Members of the Italian Senate Mr. Domenico DE SIANO, Mr. Franco CARDIELLO, Mr. Enzo FASANO, Mr. Cosimo SIBILIA, Mr. Domenico AURICCHIO Raised a...


01 Dec, 2017, 14:00 GMT Disney Parks and Make-A-Wish® Invite Fans to "Share Your Ears" and Help Share the Joy This Holiday Season

Disney Parks to donate up to $1 million to Make-A-Wish to help make wishes come true for children with critical illnesses....


01 Dec, 2017, 13:21 GMT Elena Baturina’s BE OPEN Helps Children Take Over City Hall as ‘Mayor for the Day’

Over a thousand schoolchildren from across the capital have been considering how they would make their city even better if they were "Mayor for...


01 Dec, 2017, 13:20 GMT BE OPEN Forges New Partnership With the Mayor's Fund for London Within City Pitch Leadership Programme

BE OPEN, the international think-tank founded by businessperson and philanthropist Elena Baturina to encourage and support creativity and design...


01 Dec, 2017, 12:48 GMT WorldReligionNews - Paradox of the Aggressive Secularism: Exclusion of Religion from Public Life Politicizes the Church

Michael Wakelin of WorldReligionNews.com delves into the difficult topic of interactions between Church and State, secular and ecclesiastical -...


01 Dec, 2017, 09:00 GMT PFS Partners with Mastercard to Provide School Meals to Hungry Children in Mali

From today, every time a prepaid card is issued by Prepaid Financial Services Limited (PFS), 20 school meals will be donated to some of the...


01 Dec, 2017, 07:15 GMT Indonesian National Population & Family Planning Board (BKKBN) to Develop Initiatives, Accelerating Access to Family Planning, Family Development, and Population Management Programs

The 14th International Inter-Ministerial Conference on Population and Development (IIMC) launched on November 28-29, 2017 in Yogyakarta, Indonesia....


30 Nov, 2017, 16:37 GMT Halaven® (Eribulin) Remains Available for Patients with Advanced Metastatic Breast Cancer Who Have Progressed After at Least Two Chemotherapeutic Regimens Despite Recent NICE Draft Guidance in an Earlier Setting

The availability of Halaven® (eribulin) for the treatment of adults with locally advanced or metastatic breast cancer who have progressed after at...


30 Nov, 2017, 14:00 GMT Baby Products Industry Top Players to Gather at CBME South East Asia 2nd Indonesia Seminar

On its second year, CBME South East Industry Seminar: Indonesia Stop will open its door to the industry on December 7 at Sheraton Grand Jakarta...


30 Nov, 2017, 08:30 GMT Clarks and Star Wars™ Join Forces to Announce a Collaborative Shoe Collection for Women and Girls, Championing Female Power and Authenticity in Character and Style

FORCE OF NATURE The newest instalment in the Star Wars™ franchise has brought a positive female role model to the forefront for fans and...


30 Nov, 2017, 06:06 GMT Kanagawa Prefecture Hosts "ME-BYO Summit Kanagawa" to Realize "Aging Society with a Smile up to 100 Years Old" by Visualizing "ME-BYO," Presymptomatic State That Continuously Changes between Health and Illness

Japan is facing a "super-aging" society which the world has never experienced before. Challenges of a super-aging society are becoming a global...


30 Nov, 2017, 02:15 GMT Statement of Actress Angela Lansbury Against Sexual Harassment and Abuse of Women

"There is no excuse whatsoever for men to harass women in an abusive sexual manner. And, I am devastated that anyone should deem me capable of...


29 Nov, 2017, 11:30 GMT KAICIID Launches Global Database of Knowledge on Interreligious Dialogue

The International Dialogue Centre (KAICIID) today launched an online database of resources, publications, and contact directories on...


29 Nov, 2017, 09:15 GMT Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai Consultant Ophthalmologist Treats Complex Congenital Visual Impairments in Teenage UAE Patient

Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai has successfully treated a young patient - 15 year old Rabaa Arif Khalid Ahmed Alyassi - for a severe visual...


29 Nov, 2017, 06:00 GMT Spin Master Extends Toy Movement to South Africa

Spin Master partners with Play Africa & Just Fun to distribute 45,000 toys this holiday season Spin Master Corp. (TSX:TOY;...


28 Nov, 2017, 16:50 GMT Ketchum Appoints Barri Rafferty Chief Executive Officer, Rob Flaherty Continues as Chairman

Rafferty Named First Woman CEO to Lead a Top Five Public Relations Agency Ketchum, one of the world's leading communications consultancies,...


28 Nov, 2017, 14:30 GMT Feminine Hygiene Products Market to Reach a Value of US$ 32 Billion by 2022, Exhibiting a CAGR of Around 6% During 2017-2022

Maintaining personal hygiene plays a major role in any female's reproductive health and quality of life. Feminine hygiene products support proper...