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13 Apr, 2018, 12:58 BST Merck Foundation Calls for Action to Break the Infertility Stigma in Africa at FIGO

- Merck Foundation engages policymakers to define interventions to improve access to regulated and cost effective Fertility Care in...


11 Apr, 2018, 10:29 BST New Female Author Imprint 'Lioness' Launches at London Book Fair 2018

Fierce. Feminist. Fabulous Independent publisher Panoma Press has marked the first day of London Book Fair with the unveiling of its exciting new...


09 Apr, 2018, 16:12 BST Cristiana Boccassini, CCO of Publicis Italy, recognised in Ad Age's Women To Watch

CCO of Publicis Italy, Cristiana Boccassini, has been recognised in Ad Age's line up of Women To Watch Europe 2018. The prestigious list...


05 Apr, 2018, 08:00 BST Popular U.S. Subscription Box, YogaClub, Launches in the U.K. to Bring Affordable Activewear Overseas

YogaClub features top brand name fitness apparel at up to 50 percent off retail prices — all hand curated based on each member's style preferences....


04 Apr, 2018, 06:00 BST 2018 Middle East Edition Of Break The Ceiling Touch The Sky® - The Success And Leadership Summit For Women Announces Final Speakers

COCA-COLA, PEPSICO, COTY INC., PROCTER & GAMBLE AND FINE HYGIENIC HOLDING TAKE THE LEAD. House of Rose Professional (HORP) Pte. Ltd....


03 Apr, 2018, 13:00 BST The Bayat Foundation Launches Construction Of A New Maternity, Neonatal And Surgical Hospital In Kabul, Afghanistan

Four-Floor, 25,000 Square Foot Facility To Provide Afghanistan With Advanced Surgical, Maternity, Pediatric Treatment and Cancer Care The...


03 Apr, 2018, 08:00 BST Triumph Launches a Global Campaign Routed in Collective Empowerment

#TogetherWeTriumph Triumph, one of the world's leading underwear and lingerie brands, launches a global campain #TogetherWeTriumph....


29 Mar, 2018, 12:56 BST Ketchum's Erin Salisbury Named Young Professional of the Year by PRMoment

Erin Salisbury, senior project manager for Ketchum's Global Research & Analytics team, was named Young Professional of the Year by PRMoment...


26 Mar, 2018, 10:49 BST During Endometriosis Awareness Month, Lumenis Marks Exciting Study Outcomes for Its Breakthrough Surgical Intervention

CO2 laser excision of endometrial cells reduces pain and recurrence while preserving fertility Lumenis Ltd., the world's largest energy-based...


23 Mar, 2018, 15:26 GMT Dentons, in Collaboration with Generation Success, Marks International Women's Day

Dentons Black Professionals Network was delighted to host an International Women's Day event in collaboration with Generation Success as part of...


23 Mar, 2018, 08:00 GMT Kiko Matthews Solo Trans-Atlantic Rower Smashes World Record

Briton, Kiko Matthews, 36, arrived in Port St.Charles, Barbados at 11.30 PM GMT last night smashing the World Record as the fastest woman to...


23 Mar, 2018, 08:00 GMT The L’Oréal Foundation and UNESCO Launch a New Initiative: ‘Men for Women in Science’

Thursday, March 22, during the 20th annual L'Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Awards Ceremony, the L'Oréal Foundation and UNESCO...


22 Mar, 2018, 08:00 GMT AIBA Launches New Program to Promote Diversity in Boxing

The International Boxing Association (AIBA) has launched a new Diversity in Boxing programme for all of its 203 National Federations. This will be...


20 Mar, 2018, 05:25 GMT Middle East Edition of Break the Ceiling Touch the Sky® - the Success and Leadership Summit for Women Announces Key Speakers

House of Rose Professional (HORP) Pte. Ltd. today announced that close to 25 C Suite leaders from the world's most successful companies including...


15 Mar, 2018, 07:43 GMT Clarivate Analytics Welcomes Caroline Birkle as the New General Manager of Converis

Birkle brings more than 15 years of experience in the STM industry and will lead Converis during its next phase of expansion Data company...


14 Mar, 2018, 18:40 GMT HighJump Honors Women Leaders in Supply Chain at Elevate 2018

Inaugural awards celebrate women's achievements and contributions to the advancement of the supply chain and logistics HighJump, a global...


14 Mar, 2018, 13:46 GMT Worldpay's CFO, Stephanie Ferris, Recognized as One of the Most Influential Women in Payments

Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP; LSE: WPY), a leading payments provider with unique capability to power global integrated omni-commerce, is pleased to...


14 Mar, 2018, 08:00 GMT VolparaDensity™ Software Selected for UK National Health Service Breast Screening Program Project

Volpara Solutions announced today that the PROCAS 2 research project, which is being run within the National Health Service Breast Screening...


09 Mar, 2018, 09:00 GMT Booking.com Announces the Winners of Its Inaugural Technology Playmaker Awards

Today Booking.com, one of the world's largest e-commerce companies and a digital technology leader, announced the winners of its inaugural...


08 Mar, 2018, 17:25 GMT EpiVax and GAIA Vaccine Foundation Celebrate Women's Achievements Throughout History and Across Nations

EpiVax Inc., ("EpiVax") an innovative Rhode Island-based biotechnology company, has a lot to celebrate on International Women's Day. The company,...


08 Mar, 2018, 16:46 GMT Countess of Wessex and President of Malta Welcomed to Open Malta Stock Exchange on International Women's Day

The Maltese Stock Exchange today welcomed Her Royal Highness the Countess of Wessex, Sophie together with Her Excellency Marie-Louise Coleiro...


08 Mar, 2018, 16:41 GMT theLotter.com: "We Used to See Canadian Men Play US Lotteries, but Increasingly it's the Women Who Find Us"

The US Powerball offers a jackpot worth US$385 million on Saturday 10 March and hundreds of thousands of men and an increasing number of women are...


08 Mar, 2018, 14:15 GMT Global Hormonal Contraceptive Market Expected to Reach $16,018 Million by 2023 - Allied Market Research

According to a new report published by Allied Market Research, titled, "Hormonal Contraceptive Market by Product, Hormone, Age Group, and End...


08 Mar, 2018, 12:37 GMT Corporate Counsel & Compliance Exchange launches With 50/50 Speaker Faculty on International Women's Day

The Corporate Counsel & Compliance Exchange in April is launching with a 50/50 speaking faculty. Amongst the 2 days of the Exchange is a panel...


08 Mar, 2018, 11:29 GMT Comviva and Cassava Fintech Win GSMA GLOMO Award for Best Mobile Innovation for Women in Emerging Markets

- Wins second consecutive GLOMO award and third for the company in the past 6 years. - Recognized for EcoCash Savings Club...