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16 Jul, 2018, 02:00 BST China's AI leader iFLYTEK invests in breast cancer detection wearable Cyrcadia Asia

iFlytek, the largest publicly-listed AI technology company in the Asia-Pacific region has further advanced its healthcare initiative by leading the...


16 Jul, 2018, 01:32 BST Bauer Media Brands Unite Against Tampon Tax with the "NO GENDER SELECTIVE TAX" Campaign

Today Bauer Media announces the launch of its 'No Gender Selective Tax' campaign, a push to end what is essentially a tax on being a woman. The...


13 Jul, 2018, 12:31 BST Breast Implants Market is Poised to Grow at Significant CAGR and Reach New Heights in Terms of Revenue

While coping up with few growth inhibitors, the Breast Implants Market is growing at pace with assistance of market drivers such as increasing...


11 Jul, 2018, 15:30 BST Smartphone-based Fertility Testing Devices are Increasingly Adopted Globally

According to a new market research report "Fertility Test Market by Product (Ovulation Predictor Kits, Fertility Monitors (Urine &...


10 Jul, 2018, 11:00 BST Xehar Opens New Fulfillment Hub in Europe to Support International Growth

Xehar, fashion-tech online platform for plus-sized fashion, announces the opening of a new fulfillment center in Barcelona, Spain. The...


09 Jul, 2018, 18:32 BST Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's visit inspires Israel to intensify work on closing the gender gap

World Economic Forum ranked Israel 44th out of 144 countries, denoting a position 9 places lower than a decade ago Leaders of Israeli women's...


02 Jul, 2018, 13:00 BST ESHRE 2018: GEDEON RICHTER Announces the Winners of the FORWARD Initiative - a Fertility Research Grant Dedicated to Innovative Reproductive Research

Today, GEDEON RICHTER announced the 6 winners of its 2018 FORWARD Grant initiative - a highly-competitive, fertility research grant that is...


29 Jun, 2018, 10:28 BST INSEAD iW50 Summit Reaffirms the School's Commitment to Gender Balance and Inclusion

iW50 Summit Live Stream – inse.ad/live INSEAD, the business school for the world, today hosts the iW50 Summit at its Europe campus in...


28 Jun, 2018, 08:34 BST Smirnoff and Rinse FM Team up to Equalise Music

Rinse FM Curates an All-female Line-up for Smirnoff House at This Year's Sold-out Wireless Festival The team behind Smirnoff is tackling gender...


27 Jun, 2018, 18:00 BST Words Worth Less Than Ever, According to New ALCS Research

New ALCS research finds working writers' earnings continue to decline sharply, and exposes growing gender gap. The earnings of writers in the...


26 Jun, 2018, 13:02 BST Scuba Diving Empowers Women During PADI Women's Dive Day Celebrations

World's largest scuba diver training organization's fourth annual event encourages shared passion for underwater adventure For the fourth...


25 Jun, 2018, 09:00 BST Engineering Real-life Heroes: Shell Launches Film with Actress Letitia Wright to Inspire a STEM Movement

- A tech superhero, a real-life prodigy and four Shell Eco-marathon students join forces to inspire the next generation of innovators to...


24 Jun, 2018, 16:49 BST Ford Motor Company: Congratulations! It’s a Driver

On this historic day for women drivers in Saudi Arabia, newborn Amal (Hope in Arabic) represents a new dawn for the next generation of drivers in...


23 Jun, 2018, 11:19 BST Ford Motor Company: Saudi Women Drive

On June 24, 2018, women in Saudi Arabia will be legally able to drive on the roads of the Kingdom. This is a momentous time in history and we are...


19 Jun, 2018, 13:03 BST Natera and Institut Jules Bordet Announce Collaboration in Neoadjuvant Breast Cancer

Signatera assay to be used in research to evaluate treatment response and minimal residual disease Natera, Inc., (NASDAQ: NTRA), a global...


19 Jun, 2018, 12:00 BST Jill Ader To Chair Egon Zehnder

Appointment marks first female leader of a global top five executive search and leadership advisory firm Jill Ader has been elected Chair of...


18 Jun, 2018, 14:00 BST Quesnay's Female Founders in Tech Competition to Expand Program with Focus on Insurance Technology and Event at InsureTech Connect 2018

Startups with innovative insurance products are encouraged to apply from June 18 - July 30 Quesnay, an innovation consulting firm focused on...


14 Jun, 2018, 18:54 BST IoniCell® for Women - A Success in the United Kingdom

Newest product in Mineral BioSciences cellular health line is making big waves in the UK IoniCell® for Women, the newest product introduced...


14 Jun, 2018, 13:40 BST Stayfree India Equips Commercial Sex Workers With Essential Life Skills Through Project Free Period

The unique vocational training program, organised by Johnson & Johnson India, helps women sustain themselves outside the sex trade Stayfree...


13 Jun, 2018, 09:16 BST Awarded HAB Halal Certificate, Shantou New Oriental Hotel Amenities Co., Ltd broadened its Halal Certified Cosmetics Market

Shantou New Oriental Hotel Amenities Co., Ltd was awarded the HAB Halal certificate on April 23rd, 2018. Population of Muslims all over the world...


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...