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10:00 BST Darwin200 undertakes circumnavigation of UK to conduct British ocean health check in preparation for global planetary conservation initiative

UK-based Darwin200 Limited announces today that it will utilise the stunning tall ship, Pelican of London, to circumnavigate the UK with specialist...


31 Jul, 2020, 11:33 BST Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky Supports Construction of Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial; Working Committee to be Headed by Andrii Yermak, Head of the Presidential Administration

At an online meeting to discuss construction of the future Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial Center in the city of Kyiv, Ukraine's President Volodymyr...


31 Jul, 2020, 11:25 BST The 9th China Suzhou Cultural & Creative Design Cultural Industry Expo started in Suzhou

On July 31, 2020, the 9th China Suzhou Cultural & Creative Cultural Industry Expo opened at the Suzhou International Expo Center as scheduled. 11...


31 Jul, 2020, 04:33 BST Culture nurtures life in "kite capital of the world"

Data from Weifang municipal bureau of culture and tourism showed that, as of April this year, Weifang had 331 representative intangible cultural...


30 Jul, 2020, 15:00 BST PRINT Awards 2020 Call for Entries Announced

PRINT, where creative people gather to inspire and build design dialogue, announced its call for entries for the PRINT Awards 2020. Formerly known as ...


29 Jul, 2020, 16:00 BST Introducing Scenebox 360 by Domeble

"Creativity is contagious, pass it on" – Albert Einstein. Creativity has always been at the forefront for premium image library, Domeble. To carry...


29 Jul, 2020, 08:00 BST Battery Manufacturer Britishvolt announces collaboration with iconic design firm Pininfarina to create UK's first Gigaplant

Manufacturer Britishvolt today announces a collaboration with renowned Italian design house Pininfarina, to build the UK's first large-scale battery...


27 Jul, 2020, 13:42 BST KODW 2020 Goes Virtual

The pandemic has catalysed the rapid adoption of digital technologies to keep businesses going, information flowing and peoples connected. As life...


24 Jul, 2020, 12:00 BST The World Happiness Foundation Welcomes Satinder Singh Rekhi As Founding Board Member

Satinder Singh Rekhi, the founder of the Rekhi Foundation for Happiness and Chairman and CEO of Rekhi Systems, Int Ltd, has joined the World...


22 Jul, 2020, 10:00 BST Tamatem Announces Strategic Partnership with Tamalaki to Publish Popular 'Home Designer Blast Makeover' Game

Tamatem, the leading mobile games publisher in the MENA region, has signed a strategic partnership agreement with Tamalaki - the mobile games...


17 Jul, 2020, 09:34 BST Elena Baturina's Think-tank BE OPEN Launches Open Call #BEOPENBetterWay to Promote Reusing and Recycling

BE OPEN, a creative think-tank founded by the international entrepreneur and philanthropist Elena Baturina, is launching its next global open call...


14 Jul, 2020, 18:06 BST HKBU Launches Acting for Global Screen Programme to Nurture International Performance Talents

The Academy of Film (AF) at Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) will offer its Bachelor of Fine Arts (Honours) in Acting for Global Screen programme...


14 Jul, 2020, 15:01 BST Nintex Honours Top Partners with Nintex 2020 Partner Awards

Nintex, the global standard for process management and automation, today announced 18 winners of Nintex's 2020 Partner Awards across three regions -...


14 Jul, 2020, 10:33 BST World-class Architects Design for Dogs at Exhibition to be 'Unleashed' at Japan House London in September 2020

Japan House London today announces it will be the first destination in Europe to host the internationally acclaimed Architecture for Dogs exhibition, ...


14 Jul, 2020, 09:00 BST Trent Haaga Joins Mad Heidi, the World's First Swissploitation Film

The team behind the world's first Swissploitation movie today announced that cult US screenwriter, actor, director and producer Trent Haaga has...


14 Jul, 2020, 08:47 BST China's Hangzhou sees urban development coordinated with world heritage protection

On July 6, eastern Chinese city of Hangzhou launched the "Hangzhou Liangzhu Day" and the first Hangzhou Liangzhu Culture Week, which is also the...


10 Jul, 2020, 08:00 BST Huion Unveils Its Latest Kamvas 22 & Kamvas 22 Plus to Empower Artists Around the World

Huion, one of the leading manufacturers of graphic input devices, launched two 21.5-inch pen displays today, namely Kamvas 22 and its higher...


08 Jul, 2020, 17:16 BST Cabinet d'avocats d'Antin: Yves Bouvier Vindicated in Monaco Over the Rybolovlev Affair

The Monaco Court of Revision has today confirmed the decision of the Monaco Court of Appeal (December 12, 2019) to cancel all criminal proceedings...


08 Jul, 2020, 12:41 BST BE OPEN Foundation: Online Vote Selects Winner of International Student Competition in Support of the UN's Sustainable Goals

An online vote has defined the winner of the Public Vote Award in the "Second Life of Things in Design" competition. In 2019, BE OPEN and Cumulus...


08 Jul, 2020, 11:59 BST Elena Baturina Announces the Winner of the Founder's Choice Award in an International Student Competition in Support of the UN's Sustainable Goals

The last of the five prizes in the "Second Life of Things in Design" international student competition has been awarded to the creators of PackZero,...


08 Jul, 2020, 06:00 BST Cityzenith Unveils New Highly-advanced Digital Twin Technology - SmartWorldPro2

Cityzenith unveiled its long-awaited Beta release of SmartWorldPro2, the follow-up to its flagship Digital Twin software platform SmartWorldPro, –...


07 Jul, 2020, 13:55 BST Japan House London Reopens for Londoners on 9 July

Japan House London is pleased to announce that it will reopen its doors from Thursday 9 July. Locals and Londoners will be welcomed back to explore...


07 Jul, 2020, 10:03 BST The Most Comprehensive Online Arabic Book Platform Hits the Market - The Al Manhal eStore

Al Manhal has officially launched the world's largest Arabic online bookstore – the Al Manhal Store, which is home to over 90,000 titles from...


02 Jul, 2020, 11:08 BST Despite Global Pandemic and Recession - 4ARTechnologies is the First Start-up to Fulfil Its ICO Promises With Innovative Product Release and Exchange Listing

Following the implementation of Apple recommendations, the Swiss company 4ARTechnologies launches the next version of the 4ARTapp, the art innovation ...


30 Jun, 2020, 17:12 BST The Kubota Collection's Key Works Are on Display at the Tokyo National Museum

The International Chodiev Foundation is pleased to announce that some of the key pieces of the Kubota Collection will be featured at "Kimono:...