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29 Nov, 2017, 16:28 GMT Trade Between Russia and the United Kingdom Could Double in the Next Five Years

The Third Russian-British Business Forum was held in London on 28-29 November, organised by the Ministry of Economic Development of the Russian...


28 Nov, 2017, 23:35 GMT Roughly Half of All Hardwood Chips Traded in the Pacific Rim Have Been Destined for Chinese Ports in the 1H/17

Shipments of hardwood chips in the Pacific Rim have increased for six consecutive years and reached a record-high of 22.9 million odmt in 2016....


28 Nov, 2017, 09:30 GMT Prudent Group: A Team Approach

In a recent interview with the Local Manager of the Prudent Investment Fund's Brazilian operation, Giovanni Cataldi, we had a chance to discuss...


28 Nov, 2017, 09:00 GMT Atradius: World Trade Growth Positively Surprises in 2017

- Better prospects, but risks remain to the downside for 2018 Global trade has experienced a broad upturn in 2017. Countries with an open...


28 Nov, 2017, 09:00 GMT U.S. Cellular Operators Success in Key M2M Markets Could Be Jeopardized by Distraction and IoT Hype

ABI Research Identifies the real challenges and opportunities for U.S. Network Operators A new report by ABI Research forecasts that the U.S....


22 Nov, 2017, 14:25 GMT 2017 TMA Autumn Budget Reaction Statement

Giles Roca, Director General of the TMA said: "Tobacco prices have increased by around 70% since 2010 including in effect three increases already...


17 Nov, 2017, 11:47 GMT China's Zhejiang Province Meets 5-year Goal of Utilizing US$75 Billion in Foreign Capital Ahead of Schedule

China's Zhejiang province recorded actual use of foreign capital of 91.91 billion yuan in the first nine months of 2017, up 13.7% year-on-year (or...


16 Nov, 2017, 17:45 GMT Japan's Economy Hits A Winning Streak Reports Shinhan Daiwa Brokerage

Shinhan Daiwa Brokerage said that the Japanese economy is rapidly expanding at a rate that has not been seen in more than a decade. Shinhan...


16 Nov, 2017, 16:54 GMT 2018 Healthcare Predictions: How Will Man-Machine Collaboration Redefine The Global Market

Frost & Sullivan and industry experts host interactive briefing on big disruptions, transformations and innovations predicted for the upcoming...


15 Nov, 2017, 13:19 GMT Elite Franchise Launches New Franchising League Table: The Elite Franchise 100

With the help of the publication's experience of the sector and a panel of experienced judges, the Elite Franchise 100 is set to recognise the top...


15 Nov, 2017, 08:00 GMT WellPlayed Research Predicts Global Market for Technologies that Boost Professional Sports Performance to Reach $1 Billion USD in Five Years

Sport Team Investments through 2022 Will Focus on Artificial Intelligence and Virtual Reality WellPlayed Sports, a research and analysis firm...


13 Nov, 2017, 17:08 GMT BDI After Meeting with British Prime Minister Theresa May: "Ample Progress Must be Achieved Ahead of the Next Summit in December"

After a meeting between British Prime Minister Theresa May and economic representatives midday today, Director General of the Federation of German...


13 Nov, 2017, 14:37 GMT New Identifier For Downtown Des Moines Launches

The Greater Des Moines Partnership has launched a new identifier for Downtown Des Moines: Downtown DSM USA. The Partnership launched the DSM USA...


09 Nov, 2017, 18:18 GMT Frost & Sullivan: Disrupt and Win in the Mexican Digital Revolution

The must attend Growth, Innovation & Leadership 2017 conference will explore how to thrive amidst today's connected ecosystem The Mexican...


09 Nov, 2017, 10:30 GMT New Divestment Tool: NGO Urgewald Launches Comprehensive Coal Database "Global Coal Exit List"

At the UN Climate Summit today in Bonn, the German environment NGO Urgewald and its partners published the "Global Coal Exit List" (GCEL), a...


09 Nov, 2017, 04:41 GMT Product Technology Innovation Propels Strong Growth of Asia-Pacific Mass Spectrometry Market

Collaboration among market majors and research institutes will speed up the pace of innovation, finds Frost & Sullivan's Measurement &...


07 Nov, 2017, 13:27 GMT European Hospital Information Technology Budgets to Increase Over the Next Three Years

Improving health data continuity and deriving value from data will be key areas of investment, finds Frost & Sullivan's Transformational Health...


07 Nov, 2017, 12:20 GMT Perú Investment Roadshow in London as Growth Boosts Confidence

With expected annual growth of over 4% and renewed investor confidence, Perú successfully finalized their Roadshow in London inPerú, a Peruvian...


06 Nov, 2017, 15:24 GMT Best-performing Clinical Applications in the Interventional X-ray Market

Value-based pricing, product differentiation, technology innovation and embracement of multi-modality integration in hospital segments continue to...


03 Nov, 2017, 09:55 GMT Gala Reception Held in Mauritius to Mark Alpari's 4th Anniversary in the Region Attended by Top Government Representatives

A gala reception was held on the 27th of October, 2017, in Ebene, the business capital of Mauritius, to mark the 4th anniversary of Alpari's...


03 Nov, 2017, 07:01 GMT European Private Equity Sees Continued Drop in Volume of Deals and Exits, While Deal Values Rise in 3Q

Private Equity (PE) deal values are outpacing 2016 through 3Q 2017 despite the continued downward trend in annual deal count, according to the Q3...


02 Nov, 2017, 18:03 GMT The Trend Towards Networking All Areas of Life as Well as Ever Higher Security Requirements are Driving Rohde & Schwarz Business

Rohde & Schwarz closed its fiscal year with a stable net revenue and a record-breaking order intake. Thanks to its wireless communications and...


01 Nov, 2017, 11:59 GMT New Frost & Sullivan Webinar Explores the Czech Republic's Economic and Industry Prospects

Growth Shaped by Country's Strong Economic Fundamentals and Transition to High Value-Added Activities WHEN: 09 November 2017, 1pm GMT/2pm...


30 Oct, 2017, 17:08 GMT Frost & Sullivan World Café at Medica Health IT Forum 2017

IoMT Expert Siddharth Shah and Healthcare Connectivity Expert Dinesh Kumar in cooperation with the Innovation Excellence Expert Christina...


30 Oct, 2017, 15:28 GMT LONGi Selected into "New China Nifty 50" by Goldman Sachs

Recently, the world's largest investment bank Goldman Sachs selected 50 stocks reflecting the Chinese economy at the new stage, known as the "New...