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11 Jun, 2018, 11:00 BST INSEAD Celebrates 50 Years of Women Leading Academic Excellence

'50 Years, 50 Women, 50 Ideas' represents 50 years of progress promoting gender diversity and 50 big ideas from its 50 notable female scholars...


08 Jun, 2018, 23:00 BST Face of British Beauty Awarded MBE in Queen’s Honours List

Caroline Neville, President of Cosmetic Executive Women, the leading industry organisation and voice of British beauty, has been appointed a...


07 Jun, 2018, 16:01 BST Justice for Lai Dai Han: Vietnamese Victims of Sexual Violence Must Be Recognised

- The "Lai Dai Han" are the tens of thousands of children of Vietnamese women raped by South Korean soldiers during the Vietnam War - On...


07 Jun, 2018, 00:01 BST Female Leaders Embrace Disruption, Trust Data and are Realistic About Future Growth: KPMG International

- 77 percent see technological disruption as more of an opportunity than a threat. - 58 percent have made strategic decisions based...


04 Jun, 2018, 13:13 BST Avon Receives Patents For Groundbreaking Rotational Infinite Effects Skincare Technology

In 2017 Avon introduced ANEW Reversalist Infinite Effects, the world's FIRST rotational anti-aging night cream that provides continuous results...


04 Jun, 2018, 10:00 BST Nintex's Cosima Von Kries to Speak at Wonder Women in Tech Conference

Nintex, the world's leader in intelligent process automation (IPA), is pleased to announce that Technical Evangelist Cosima Von Kries has been...


02 Jun, 2018, 16:12 BST SHISEIDO Re-launches Its Hero Serum, Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate With Global Celebrations For The #StrongSouls Within Us All

Shiseido Company, LTD commemorated the re-launch of its hero serum, Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate with simultaneous celebrations all around...


01 Jun, 2018, 17:11 BST Intralinks To Celebrate 'Women in Finance' With Events in Europe and US

Events Foster Community for Women in M&A, Finance, Legal and Private Equity Markets Intralinks®, the world's leading virtual data room...


01 Jun, 2018, 14:51 BST Baroness Scotland of the Commonwealth Launches Athena40 in London Among Top Global Women

The Rt Hon Patricia Scotland QC, Commonwealth Secretary-General, officially presided over the UK launch of Athena40 at an event last Wednesday...


01 Jun, 2018, 09:00 BST Booking.com Announces the 10 Award Recipients of its 2018 Accelerator Program for Startups in Sustainable Tourism

Indian Startups Sakha and Global Himalayan Expedition are awarded the highest grants from Booking.com's €2 million fund Today Booking.com, one...


24 May, 2018, 16:07 BST Leading Expert And Rector Of Oslo And Akershus University College Of Applied Sciences, Curt Rice, Is Set To Discuss The Science Of Unconsious Bias At The Joint Annual Meeting ISMRM-ESMRMB in Paris, 16 - 21 June 2018

The International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine (ISMRM) and the European Society of Magnetic Resonance in Medicine and Biology...


23 May, 2018, 17:39 BST Sharon Corr and Álex Ubago Celebrated Institut Marquès' Ig Nobel Prize by Singing to the Embryos

The assisted reproduction centre achieved the Ig Nobel Prize thanks to its research on the positive effects of music on the embryonic and foetal...


23 May, 2018, 11:00 BST "Spreading Love And Health Throughout Africa"

The youngest (and the only female) Anytime Fitness master franchisee has big plans for Morocco Zakieia Rouah's fascination with other...


22 May, 2018, 09:00 BST UK Women Value Comfort Over Fashion in Swimwear, Bravissimo Survey Reports

Bravissimo has surveyed 1000 women in the UK who wear a cup size D and above to find out how confident women with bigger breasts feel in swimwear....


21 May, 2018, 15:03 BST AI-integrated Maternal and Infant Care Solutions Accelerate Move toward Smart Nurseries

Incorporation of advanced IT technologies provides growth opportunities for non-conventional participants and transforms parenting habits, finds...


18 May, 2018, 17:57 BST EMPEA Launches Working Group To Accelerate Gender Parity In The Global Private Capital Industry

EMPEA, the global industry association for private capital in emerging markets, has today announced the formation of the association's first...


15 May, 2018, 17:00 BST Live Nation Entertainment Launches Women Nation Fund To Invest In Female-Founded Live Music Businesses

Live Nation Entertainment has established the Women Nation Fund, an early-stage investment fund focused on female-led live music businesses. Live...


15 May, 2018, 11:26 BST Saudi Ministry of Justice to Launch Alimony Fund Modelled on UK's Child Maintenance Service

Ministry renews commitment to supporting women, with interim financing for divorcées The Saudi Ministry of Justice is planning to launch an...


11 May, 2018, 12:00 BST L'Oréal Paris @ The 2018 Cannes Film Festival - The Worth It Show Lineup for May 11th

To read the full version : https://we.tl/1WAIlQ749w Wait for it…watch it…Worth It! This evening, L'Oréal Paris has your plans covered: The Worth...


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, 06:17 BST Ucommune Empowers Chinese Women Entrepreneurs with US$1.5mn Investment in She Power

Asia's fastest growing co-working space, ucommune has announced the US$1.5mn angel-round investment in She Power, a China-based shared consulting...


07 May, 2018, 13:08 BST Saudi Ministry of Justice Hails Surge in Kingdom's Lawyers as 'Welcome Boon'

The number of licensed female lawyers increased from 10 in 2013 to 221 in 2018 The Saudi Ministry of Justice today paid tribute to the...


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...


05 May, 2018, 08:00 BST MG Empower Launches Powerful Mother's Day Influencer Campaign for the Sustainable Beauty Company BIOSSANCE's Launch into Brazil

Influencer marketing agency MG Empower has devised an emotionally captivating campaign with the biggest influencers in Brazil and their families...


03 May, 2018, 08:00 BST When Women Speak Up at the Cannes Film Festival 2018: Welcome to the Worth It Show by L'Oréal Paris

L'Oréal Paris, official makeup partner to the Cannes Film festival, creates The Worth It Show, its first talk-show inspired by the brand's iconic...