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09 Aug, 2017, 01:55 BST Statement of Former Federal Judge and Former FBI Director Louis J. Freeh regarding the conviction of Romanian businessman, Gabriel Popoviciu

I am deeply disappointed in the recent decision of Romania's High Court of Cassation and Justice to affirm the criminal conviction of Romanian...


07 Aug, 2017, 23:38 BST SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of MAXIMUS, Inc. - MMS

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of MAXIMUS, Inc. ("MAXIMUS" or the "Company") (NYSE: MMS). Such investors are...


07 Aug, 2017, 19:14 BST SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Teradata Corporation - TDC

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Teradata Corporation ("Teradata" or the "Company") (NYSE: TDC). Such investors...


04 Aug, 2017, 23:24 BST SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of The Advisory Board Company - ABCO

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of The Advisory Board Company ("Advisory Board" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: ABCO)....


04 Aug, 2017, 22:49 BST SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Foundation Medicine, Inc. - FMI

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Foundation Medicine, Inc. ("Foundation" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: FMI). Such...


04 Aug, 2017, 22:15 BST SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Flowserve Corporation - (FLS)

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Flowserve Corporation ("Flowserve" or the "Company") (NYSE: FLS). Such investors...


01 Aug, 2017, 23:57 BST SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of TechnipFMC plc - FTI

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of TechnipFMC plc ("TechnipFMC" or the "Company") (NYSE: FTI). Such investors are...


01 Aug, 2017, 23:33 BST SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Envision Healthcare Corporation - EVHC

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Envision Healthcare Corporation ("Envision" or the "Company") (NYSE: EVHC). Such...


01 Aug, 2017, 23:21 BST SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Lexmark International, Inc. - LXK

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Lexmark International, Inc. ("Lexmark" or the "Company") (NYSE: LXK). Such...


01 Aug, 2017, 23:21 BST SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Investigates Claims On Behalf of Investors of Zebra Technologies Corporation - ZBRA

Pomerantz LLP is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Zebra Technologies Corporation ("Zebra" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: ZBRA). Such...


28 Jul, 2017, 13:10 BST Rosatom: African Nations on the Way Toward Progress in Nuclear Science and Technologies

The times when nuclear technologies were affordable only for superpowers have gone long ago. Today more and more developing countries around the...


18 Jul, 2017, 14:00 BST MyDx Files Complaint Against Former Chief Operating Officer, Protects Unique AeroDx Diagnostic Platform and Addresses Toxic Financier's Unauthorized Conversion

MyDx, Inc. (OTCQB:MYDX), a science and technology company and creator of MyDx® (My Diagnostic), the first multi-use handheld chemical analyzer...


17 Jul, 2017, 12:56 BST BDI President Dieter Kempf on the Second Round of Brexit Negotiations: "Get Your Act Together"

- Rapid agreement absolutely essential - First discuss EU citizens' right to stay - Migration of skilled workers from Britain,...


07 Jul, 2017, 16:40 BST Open Letter from The Human Rights Center of Azerbaijan: Human Rights Defenders Express Concern About the Killing of Azerbaijani Civilians by Armenia’s Armed Forces

On July 4th 2017, Armenia's armed forces purposefully and deliberately shelled with mortars and grenade launchers the Alkhanli village in the...


07 Jul, 2017, 02:29 BST On The Eve Of The G20 Summit, Education Commission Members Call On World Leaders To Fund Global Education

Addressing an energized audience of tens of thousands at the Global Citizen Festival in Hamburg, Education Commission Chair Gordon Brown and...


20 Jun, 2017, 12:51 BST Open letter on "flawed" UNWTO Secretary General election process

The Ugly side of the tourism industry: Breaking now on UNWTO Wire UNWTO Wire Publisher Juergen Steinmetz applauded the open letter and...


15 Jun, 2017, 05:30 BST Export Portal.com Urges American Businesses To Explore Growing Chinese Market With Export Portal's Private Blockchain Technology!

The 2017 US first quarter economy is at its weakest in three years. A once great, industrialized city of Detroit is a heartbreaking example of...


14 Jun, 2017, 22:41 BST ACC Calls For Investigation Into IARC Officials: Critical Scientific Data On Glyphosate Withheld And Remains Unpublished

The American Chemistry Council (ACC) issued the following statement in regards to Reuters' special report on International Agency for Research on...


14 Jun, 2017, 21:53 BST Grenfell Tower Tragedy Proves Need for Fire Sprinklers in High-rise Buildings

The Grenfell Tower residential high-rise fire that killed at least twelve (12) residents on June 14th and injured more than 70 others reinforces...


13 Jun, 2017, 12:11 BST G2A PAY Weighs in on Payment Gateways and their Role in eCommerce

The growing importance of eCommerce in global trade calls for payment methods which can handle customers using different currencies or preferred...


13 Jun, 2017, 09:00 BST Science Communicators Hold Europe Accountable for Lazy Chemical Classification

Classifying titanium dioxide as a carcinogen ignores scientific evidence, according to Center for Accountability in Science On Friday, a...


09 Jun, 2017, 13:16 BST Federation of German Industries (BDI) President Dieter Kempf on the Outcome of the Parliamentary Election in the United Kingdom: "The Hard Brexit Course has been Voted out"

Regarding the outcome of the parliamentary election in the United Kingdom, the President of the Federation of German Industries (BDI) Dieter Kempf...


08 Jun, 2017, 14:31 BST Do Not Forget the Energy Union was Meant to Benefit Citizens and Businesses, says EESC

Real life benefits for citizens and businesses must be the benchmark of progress towards the European Energy Union, urged the EESC in an opinion...


07 Jun, 2017, 19:17 BST EESC Urges Comissioner Navracsics to Adopt Action Plan on Cultural Diplomacy

Plenary debate also calls for culture to be recognised as a pillar of sustainable development and as a tool to fight populism and...