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03 Jan, 2018, 16:16 GMT LibraryBub Reveals its January Listing of Leading Books from the Independent Publishing Sector

LibraryBub is delighted to assist librarians with the process of identifying high-quality books from the independent publishing sector. This...


03 Jan, 2018, 13:20 GMT Frost & Sullivan Reveals the Top Ten Technologies Changing the Field of Education

AI, mixed reality, and wearables are key technologies set to shape the classroom of the future The education space has gone through a...


03 Jan, 2018, 11:34 GMT A Special Torch Bearer Makes Debut at the PyeongChang Winter Olympics

With the advent of the PyeongChang Olympics, the torch relay is underway in South Korea. On the first day of the New Year, the flame was passed to...


03 Jan, 2018, 08:00 GMT PlaqueTec Announces First Peer-Reviewed Publication for its Liquid Biopsy System™ (LBS)

Article in JACC: Basic to Translational Science Validates Feasibility and Unique Potential of LBS to Detect Biomarkers for Coronary Artery...


03 Jan, 2018, 01:00 GMT Editage Expands its Global Footprint With Offices in Singapore and London

Editage inaugurated its new office in the central business district of Singapore. The global scholarly communications company has increased its...


02 Jan, 2018, 20:40 GMT Envirocleanse LLC inTank™ Ballast Water Treatment System Completes Type Approval Testing

Envirocleanse LLC, division of Charter Brokerage, a BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY company, announces the completion of all land-based and shipboard testing...


01 Jan, 2018, 07:00 GMT Tony Elumelu Foundation Accepting Applications for 4th Cycle of $100m Entrepreneurship Development Programme

APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 1, 2018 PROGRAM DATES: May 1 - December 2018 Africa's largest philanthropy supporting entrepreneurship - The Tony...


29 Dec, 2017, 18:05 GMT Research Now SSI Announces Latest Developments in Ongoing Aftermath of Fire at NCCC Mall in Davao

Research Now SSI announces the latest developments in the ongoing aftermath of the fire at the NCCC mall in Davao, which claimed the lives of 37 of...


29 Dec, 2017, 07:25 GMT Innovative Securities: Higher Risks May Come in 2018

We are living in the decade of bullish markets. Because of record returns (and low interest rates) retail money floods the market. What could next...


29 Dec, 2017, 04:48 GMT Global Sawlog Prices Were Higher Throughout the World in the 3Q/17 and are Likely to Continue Upward Into 2018 Because of Strong Demand For Lumber

Sawlog prices were up in most regions of the world in the 3Q/17. The price increases from the 2Q/17 were generally smaller in local currencies than...


28 Dec, 2017, 22:28 GMT Priceline.com And IBM Settle Patent Lawsuits

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced it has reached agreement to resolve the patent lawsuit between IBM and The Priceline Group (NASDAQ: PCLN) pending...


28 Dec, 2017, 18:24 GMT Rosatom Proposes Balanced Solution to Climate Change

Russia's government declared 2017 to be the Year of Ecology and the environmental policies of Rosatom, the country's State Atomic Energy...


28 Dec, 2017, 17:45 GMT Cross Laminated Timber Market - Expected to Reach $2 Billion by 2025

The "Cross Laminated Timber Market Analysis, by Type (Adhesive Bonded andMechanically Fastened), by Region (North America, Europe, Asia Pacific,...


28 Dec, 2017, 14:54 GMT Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation Establishes Itself as Leader in Global Knowledge Production and Transfer

The Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation, a member of Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum's global initiatives, has established itself...


28 Dec, 2017, 09:31 GMT The Second Edition of Innovate for Refugees Attracts Wide Participation from Arab and European Countries with Twenty Teams Qualifying for the Semi-Finals

Enabling Refugees to express their ideas and transform them into innovative projects - Amman hosts the final event ceremony to announce...


27 Dec, 2017, 13:10 GMT PharmaCielo and Khiron Reach Settlement Agreement

PharmaCielo Ltd. ("PharmaCielo") and Khiron Life Sciences Corp. ("Khiron") announced that they have reached a satisfactory resolution of the...


27 Dec, 2017, 02:29 GMT Guotai Junan "Tian Hui Bao" Launched New Customers' Public Welfare Products Series

Recently, Guotai Junan Securities "Tian Hui Bao" launched a product for new customers aiming at raising money for charity. By purchasing the...


26 Dec, 2017, 15:34 GMT Good News For Dmitry Firtash In December In Washington D.C. And Austria

"The Hill" newspaper reports that 23 human rights organizations withdrew their request for investigation of Firtash under Magnitsky Act "pending...


24 Dec, 2017, 21:15 GMT Pew Applauds UN Action to Protect the High Seas

Resolution's passage will launch negotiations for a new international treaty The Pew Charitable Trusts praised the United Nations General...


24 Dec, 2017, 20:45 GMT Research Now SSI Statement on Davao, Philippines Mall Fire

It is with deep sadness that we confirm that 37 Research Now SSI employees were lost in the fire that struck the NCCC mall in Davao City,...


23 Dec, 2017, 09:00 GMT Bringing Access to Biologics

Abdi Ibrahim Remede Pharma (AIRP) is Biocon's partner in Algeria for the registration, marketing and pharmacovigilance monitoring of...


22 Dec, 2017, 16:54 GMT TransAsia Wins $22 Million Fraud and Conspiracy Claim Against NewLead Holdings and its CEO, Michael Zolotas

The New York Supreme Court has awarded London-based commodity trader TransAsia Commodities Investment Ltd. over $22 million in contractual and...


22 Dec, 2017, 11:49 GMT World Religion News: Does Turkey Oppress Religious Minorities?

Grégory Mathieu of World Religion News in his new article brings up the subject of the relationship between the Greek Orthodox Patriarchate in...


22 Dec, 2017, 07:46 GMT Thailand Board of Investment Offers More Attractive Incentives for SMEs and Identifies List of Targeted Industries in EECi and EECd

Thailand Board of Investment (BOI) recently approved more incentives for SMEs to cover more than 100 business activities and increased the ceiling...


22 Dec, 2017, 07:37 GMT Ahlstrom-Munksjö Acquires Land Next to its Louveira Plant in Brazil

Ahlstrom-Munksjö taking the first step towards a potential capacity expansion plan at its Louveira plant in Brazil. "Demand for filtration media...