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21 Sep, 2018, 16:20 BST Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation 1st Arab Organisation Named 'Knowledge Partner' by UN

Ceremony took place on the sidelines of the General Assembly's meeting The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has honoured the Mohammed...


20 Sep, 2018, 11:30 BST Enerkem Commits to Taking Action on Ocean Plastics Waste

- Waste-to-biofuels company pledges to help advance climate action, and endorses the Ocean Plastics Charter, during the G7 Environment,...


20 Sep, 2018, 02:12 BST ODEM Achieves Development Milestones on the Ethereum Mainnet

ODEM, creator of the world's first On-Demand Education Marketplace, is pleased to announce the achievement of several significant development...


19 Sep, 2018, 14:14 BST United Nations Global Compact Recognizes Hanaa Helmy, CEO of the EFG Hermes Foundation and Head of CSR as a 2018 SDG Pioneer

Hanaa Helmy recognized for Investing in Social Development. Today, the United Nations Global Compact announced ten SDG Pioneers for 2018. Each...


18 Sep, 2018, 18:40 BST President Bill Clinton Awards USD1M Hult Prize at United Nations Headquarters to Four College Students from the UK for Innovative Rice Farming Startup & Issues 10th Anniversary Youth Challenge

The Hult Prize Foundation has announced the recipient of the 9th annual Hult Prize, the world's largest startup program for student impact...


17 Sep, 2018, 07:00 BST Ethiopian Airlines App Adds Alipay Through CellPoint Mobile Payment Platform

First payment integration for an ongoing partnership between the flag carrier and mobile and travel payment technology provider Ethiopian...


14 Sep, 2018, 15:48 BST World Cleanup Day Starts in 12 hours

World Cleanup Day is propelled by the Let's do it! movement The small island nation of Fiji will be the starting point for an historical global...


13 Sep, 2018, 20:39 BST Yoko Ono, Ringo Starr, Jeff Bridges Recreated Historic Bed-In With John Lennon Educational Tour Bus

The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus (Lennon Bus) presented by Other World Computing (OWC), the premier non-profit 501(c)(3) state-of-the-art...


13 Sep, 2018, 17:06 BST KPMG and Textile Exchange Develop an SDG Roadmap for the Apparel, Retail and Textile Sector

The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) —a set of 17 universally agreed-upon goals addressing the top current environmental, social and economic...


13 Sep, 2018, 12:00 BST Joint Commission International offers Quality Improvement Skills Course in Dubai

New educational program provides tools to establish and continue quality improvement Joint Commission International (JCI) announces a new...


13 Sep, 2018, 09:30 BST Foundation for a Smoke-Free World to Impact Tobacco Industry and Nicotine Ecosystem and Drive Change Through the Smoke-Free Index©

Foundation Issues Request for Proposals for Index of Industry Actions to End Smoking in This Generation The Foundation for a Smoke-Free World...


12 Sep, 2018, 14:34 BST The Dark Side of the Hottest Summer in a Century: 'The High Rate of Skin Cancer Among Outdoor Workers can be Expected to Increase Still Further'

The sun is one of the most dangerous carcinogens, yet people who work outdoors are inadequately protected. 8,831 new cases of occupational skin...


12 Sep, 2018, 14:14 BST HPV Vaccination: The Door to a Splendid Future Still Remains Closed

HPV infection causes external genital warts, and some types of HPV are strongly associated with cancer or precancerous lesions. This all can be...


12 Sep, 2018, 14:06 BST Dangers of Tattoos - Even the New ECHA Proposals are Not Enough to Guarantee Safe Inks

Tattoos have definitely become mainstream, but possible dangers from tattoo inks include bacterial contamination, allergies, toxic effects and...


12 Sep, 2018, 13:58 BST ECHT-EVAL 2018 - The German Project Implementing the WHO 'Global Report on Psoriasis'

The Global Report on Psoriasis, a position paper issued by the WHO[1] and focusing on the problem of the stigmatisation of people with visible...


10 Sep, 2018, 11:00 BST Johan Rockström Joins Conservation International as Chief Scientist

Internationally renowned scientist Johan Rockström has been named Chief Scientist of Conservation International, CEO Dr. M. Sanjayan announced...


10 Sep, 2018, 00:01 BST IARD Report Shows Leading Beer, Wine and Spirits Producers Have Reached Hundreds of Millions of People Across the Globe in Their Mission to Combat Harmful Drinking

The 11 companies behind some of the world's most popular beer, wine, and spirits brands have forged new and innovative partnerships across...


07 Sep, 2018, 14:04 BST Dr. Ehsanollah Bayat, Founder And Chairman Of The Bayat Group Receives Leadership Award From Canada-Afghanistan Business Council

The Bayat Group (www.bayat-group.com), Afghanistan's largest private company and employer, whose divisions include market-leaders Afghan Wireless...


06 Sep, 2018, 12:50 BST World Famous Kabuki Troupe Tikamatsu-dza Tours Moscow and St Petersburg

The International Chodiev Foundation is the Lead Sponsor The Japanese theatre Shochiku Grand Kabuki is performing in Moscow and St....


06 Sep, 2018, 10:35 BST Two New Keynote Speakers Added to Program at 2018 CompTIA EMEA Member and Partner Conference

Attendees will hear from Margot James, Minister for Digital and Creative Industries, and TV broadcaster and adventurer Monty Halls CompTIA,...


05 Sep, 2018, 19:04 BST NACHA Launches Afinis Interoperability Standards for Financial Services

New membership organization rapidly delivers APIs and other financial services standards for widespread adoption and to accelerate innovation...


05 Sep, 2018, 11:00 BST NH-ISAC Changes Name to Health ISAC (H-ISAC)

National Health Information Sharing and Analysis Center (NH-ISAC) to Health Information Sharing and Analysis Center (H-ISAC) Sept. 4, 2018...


05 Sep, 2018, 05:29 BST Centre Marks New Era in Israel-Australia Research

A new Israel-Australia research centre involving a major collaboration with Monash University will be officially launched today in Tel Aviv,...


05 Sep, 2018, 05:01 BST Global Youth Prefer Activism In Increasing Numbers According to New Orb Media Reporting

Generation gap continues to widen, perceived government corruption dissuades younger voters New Orb Media Inc. reporting and data analysis...