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26 May, 2018, 19:11 BST Cashaa to Reward CAS Token Holders with 192 Million Bonus Tokens

Cashaa has successfully closed the token distribution process, during which it became an example for the industry due to its compliance...


24 May, 2018, 14:00 BST Sky's the limit for the sUAS Industry as Commercial Opportunities and Services Proliferate

The small Unmanned Aerial Systems (sUAS) industry, and most notably commercial drone platforms and services, will become ever more common across a...


24 May, 2018, 13:00 BST Russian AgroTech Start-Ups Will Get Acquainted With France

An internship for the Russian start-ups - the alumni of the Russian start-up accelerator GenerationS run by RVC will take place in France....


24 May, 2018, 10:00 BST Bitpanda: Bitcoin, Ethereum and More can now be Bought With British Pounds

It's now easier than ever for users from Great Britain to buy cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin. From now on, the Europe wide popular retail broker...


24 May, 2018, 07:00 BST Asia Pacific Exporters' Fears Deepen Over Protectionist Measures, Atradius Survey Reveals

Suppliers focusing on domestic trade, on the contrary, expect positive effects on their turnover in the coming months Global GDP growth is...


22 May, 2018, 13:30 BST Lithium Essential to New Energy Revolution

Almost everyone is aware of the tear that lithium stocks have been on over the last couple years. Driven by the projected exponential increase of...


20 May, 2018, 10:00 BST International Food Producers Will Be Competing for Their Share of the Saudi Market at Foodex Saudi Exhibition Next November

Foodex Saudi 6th Edition is set to take place at the Jeddah Center for Forums and Events from 12 to 15 November 2018 with the previous exhibition...


16 May, 2018, 16:43 BST Tech to Bridge $1.5 Trillion Trade Finance Gap and Accelerate SME Growth Over Next Decade, Predicts DMCC in New Research

Ripe for industrialisation in the trade sector, technology advancements could bridge the current $1.5tn trade finance gap, with potential to...


15 May, 2018, 11:00 BST Deloitte finds millennials' confidence in business takes a sharp turn; they feel unprepared for Industry 4.0

- Millennials and Gen Z show less loyalty to and less confidence in business. - Distrustful of companies' motivation and ethics, respondents call...


14 May, 2018, 10:08 BST Frost & Sullivan's Webinar Identifies 4 Disruptive Trends that Will Shape the Future of Aftermarket

Emerging Market Rebound to Lead to 5% Growth in Aftermarket in 2018, says Frost & Sullivan Frost & Sullivan, the growth partnership...


10 May, 2018, 16:57 BST Sweeping Advance in Tech and Finance to Fuel Global Trade, According to DMCC's Future of Trade Report

Register here to attend launch event in London 15 May Ground-breaking report examines how global trade will change over the next decade...


10 May, 2018, 13:03 BST New 'Queen's Award for Good Business' Proposed by Minister at the Launch of a Social Market Foundation Paper

Companies that share their profits with workers and have a social mission should get a new "Queen's Award for Enlightened Business Behaviour," a...


10 May, 2018, 01:00 BST Worldwide M&A activity predicted to accelerate over the next six months

- Year-over-year growth in worldwide M&A announcements predicted to tick up to 8% in Q2-Q3 2018 from 5% in Q1 2018 - Asia-Pacific region...


07 May, 2018, 16:40 BST Bahrain Economic Development Board: Gateway Gulf to Showcase Investment Opportunities Worth $26 Billion

New global forum, Gateway Gulf, will bring together a select group of 500 global investors and CEOs to unlock opportunities across the...


07 May, 2018, 09:00 BST Bermuda's Business Initiatives Benefiting From Spring Trade Winds

Government announces three major developments The Hon. David Burt, JP, MP, Premier and Minister of Finance of Bermuda, has announced three...


07 May, 2018, 06:00 BST Rexton Technologies All Set to Lead the LED Revolution in Middle East Region

The LED lighting industry has seen a paradigm shift, propelled by the exponential urban expansion expected over the next decade and the drive...


04 May, 2018, 09:17 BST Electric Vehicle Manufacturers' Focus on Long-Range Battery Leads to Anticipated Unit Sales of 1.6 million in 2018

Solid-state batteries set to be game-changers in driving new growth opportunities, finds Frost & Sullivan The electric vehicle (EV)...


03 May, 2018, 22:50 BST Prestigious Multisector Strategic Taskforce Set Up to Attract Even More International Conferences to Montréal

The Palais des congrès de Montréal has assembled a group of leaders representing eight of the city's key economic sectors to form a new...


02 May, 2018, 12:05 BST eCommerce to Lift Passenger Vehicle Sales to 5.8 Million Units in Latin America in 2018

OEMs' significant investment in artificial intelligence and advanced features will boost growth opportunities, finds Frost & Sullivan's...


01 May, 2018, 00:00 BST AI creates jobs, yet talent crisis remains, according to EY poll

- AI is creating jobs, yet 80% of respondents say there is a lack of talent to fill positions - More than 50% of respondents use AI to improve...


27 Apr, 2018, 17:12 BST ITTS brings to the UN its experience saving lives in traffic in Brazil

The ITTS (Instituto de Tecnologias para o Trânsito Seguro – 'Institute for Safe Traffic Technologies') and the Brazilian mission at the UN...


26 Apr, 2018, 13:24 BST Greek 'National Winners' in the European Business Awards Sponsored by RSM Honoured at the British Residence in Athens

The best businesses from Greece were honoured at an exclusive event last night hosted by RSM Greece and the British Ambassador, Kate Smith CMG,...


25 Apr, 2018, 14:26 BST Women Are Encouraged to Pursue Careers in Legal Sector in Saudi Arabia

The Saudi Ministry of Justice called upon women in the kingdom to engage more in careers within the legal system, as the kingdom continues its...


25 Apr, 2018, 09:39 BST NCP privatization program to contribute to Saudi Arabia's economic growth

Yesterday, the Council of Economic Development and Affairs (CEDA) announced the official launch of the nation's Privatization Program. The NCP-led...


24 Apr, 2018, 09:00 BST Ukrgasbank and IFC Sign Joint Agreement Around SME Banking Services in Significant Boost to Ukrainian Economic Growth

- Deal positions Ukrgasbank as a market leader in SME banking services - Ukrgasbank becomes the first Green Bank in the region with...