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11:45 BST Bacardi Pledges $3 Million to Disaster Relief Assistance

- $2 Million Dedicated to Puerto Rico - home to BACARDÍ® rum distillery, Casa Bacardi visitor center - - $1 Million to other areas impacted...


09:41 BST "Worse Than a War Zone": Dominica's Prime Minister Implores World to Act, Following Hurricane Maria Tragedy

After days of silence, cut off and isolated from the rest of the world, Dominica has emerged a broken nation. In an emotional interview this...


03:56 BST Long-term growth of family businesses threatened by accelerating demographic shifts, disruption and lack of skilled talent

- Family businesses' growth priorities to now focus on geographical expansion, acquisition and innovation in wake of disruption - Family...


21 Sep, 2017, 21:28 BST Canada Wins Two Grand Prizes at Amsterdam's 2017 IBC Innovation Awards

IBC Innovation Awards Winner Groupe Média TFO (GMTFO) Continues Its International Rise and Makes Ontario Shine Groupe Média TFO's technology is...


21 Sep, 2017, 19:41 BST Peer-reviewed Research Publication Gives a Big Nod to GFSI's Collective Industry Achievements

The Global Food Safety Initiative (GFSI) has been the subject of a freshly-published, peer-reviewed research paper in the Journal of Food...


21 Sep, 2017, 19:00 BST $600+ Million Growth Opportunities in the Global Aramid Paper Market, 2017-2022

The "Growth Opportunities in the Global Aramid Paper Market" report has been added to Research and Markets' offering. The future of the global...


21 Sep, 2017, 18:08 BST Students From 36 Countries Take on Global Challenges at 2017 Enactus World Cup in London

This year, the Enactus World Cup project presentations by top college teams include an initiative that empowers refugees to earn an income by...


21 Sep, 2017, 17:18 BST Persecution Against Pakistani Christians Discussed in the United Nations

The European Organization for Pakistani Minorities organised an event entitled "Persecution without Prosecution: The Plights of Pakistani...


21 Sep, 2017, 17:16 BST Ryanair Decision Could Cost up to £53 Million in Payouts, Flight Compensation Company SKYCOP Reveals

After miscalculating the planning of pilots' holidays, Ryanair has announced the cancellation of up to 2,100 flights over the next six weeks; a...


21 Sep, 2017, 17:04 BST University of South Wales Launches Aviation Engineering Education at Dubai South

The University of South Wales (USW) has announced that it will deliver degrees to aerospace engineering students as a key partner at the UAE's new...


21 Sep, 2017, 13:29 BST Shaw Academy Appoint ex-Fleetmatics Finance Executive as CFO

Irish Ed Tech company Shaw Academy have appointed David Norton as its Chief Financial Officer. Mr Norton who will be based at its global HQ in...


21 Sep, 2017, 13:25 BST New Business Hub Brings University of South Wales and Business Together

A new concept of business hub which puts together the needs of SMEs with the skills of academia was launched at the University of South Wales...


21 Sep, 2017, 12:40 BST Eldorado Gold Enters Constructive Dialogue with Greek Government

TSX: ELD NYSE: EGO Eldorado Gold Corporation ("Eldorado", "the Company" or "we") today announced that it has entered into constructive dialogue...


21 Sep, 2017, 12:00 BST European market access now simpler for manufacturers of appliances burning gaseous fuels

UL International Demko A/S Appointed a Notified Body under European Gas Appliance Directive 2900/142/EC Manufacturers of appliances that burn...


21 Sep, 2017, 11:00 BST PA Consulting Group and the United Nations promote breakthrough innovation and disruptive technologies at UN Global Compact Leaders Summit

Alan Middleton, CEO of PA Consulting Group (PA), will moderate a panel discussion at the UN Global Compact Leaders Summit in New York City today on...


21 Sep, 2017, 09:38 BST Thailand Pivots Digital Strategies and Seeks to Grow Tech Sector with an Impact on GDP

Thailand is rolling out a digitally-fueled effort to enhance its economy and boost competitiveness. Photo -...


21 Sep, 2017, 08:00 BST New Patient Safety Initiative to Transform Healthcare's Ability to Share and Learn

Patient Safety Learning, a new not for profit organisation that will help make healthcare and social care safer by sharing learning, encouraging...


21 Sep, 2017, 08:00 BST Sugru to Double Retail Presence with New Family-safe Glue

The inventor behind the world's first mouldable glue, Sugru, has today launched a brand new Family-Safe, Skin-Friendly Formula expected to...


21 Sep, 2017, 08:00 BST Global Cyber Alliance Expands International Operations

The Global Cyber Alliance (GCA) today bolstered its ability to confront international cyber risk with the addition of two international leaders....


21 Sep, 2017, 02:30 BST Sungrow Showcases Latest 1500V PV Inverters at REI Expo 2017

Sungrow, the global leading inverter solution supplier for renewables, has brought its latest 1500V string and central PV inverters as well as...


21 Sep, 2017, 00:01 BST 5 Things You Should Know About the 'Big D' and Why You Need to Share this on #WorldAlzheimersDay

Dementia has been described as a global health 'ticking time bomb' by world-leading experts. Fast being dubbed the disease of an ageing...


20 Sep, 2017, 19:32 BST Sims Metal Management Celebrates 100th Anniversary

Sims Metal Management Limited (ASX:SGM, USOTC:SMSMY), the world's leading listed metal and electronics recycler and services provider, is proud to...


20 Sep, 2017, 19:30 BST Bill and Melinda Gates Host Inaugural 'Goalkeepers' Event to Engage a New Generation of Leaders in the Fight Against Poverty and Disease

Prime Minister Trudeau and President Obama join other leaders from business, technology, media and entertainment to help speed progress toward the...


20 Sep, 2017, 16:46 BST Smart Windows Integrated with IoT Transform into a Prominent Energy Management Option

New product development, marketing, promotion, and distribution strategies will be critical to success, finds Frost & Sullivan's Energy and...


20 Sep, 2017, 16:24 BST Irene Hames wins Publons' Sentinel Award for championing peer review

Publons named Irene Hames the winner of the 2017 Sentinel Award - for outstanding advocacy, innovation or contribution to scholarly peer review....