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19 May, 2020, 19:05 BST UL's Independent Certification Body, DEWI-OCC Achieves Reaccreditation from DAkkS and Significantly Expands its Wind Certification Offering

UL, a leading global safety science company, announced today that the DEWI Offshore and Certification Centre GmbH (DEWI-OCC), an independent...


19 May, 2020, 12:00 BST TauRx Reveals Study Results That Offer New Hope for Treatment of Patients With Dementia

In a paper published online in the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease (https://doi.org/10.3233/JAD-191173), TauRx reported that the drug it is developing ...


19 May, 2020, 09:05 BST Hormone Replacement Therapy Market Size Worth $39.6 Billion By 2027: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global hormone replacement therapy market size is expected to reach USD 39.6 billion by 2027, expanding at a CAGR of 7.7%, according to a new...


19 May, 2020, 06:27 BST HITEC Announces 2020 HITEC 50 Recognizing Top Hispanic Technology Leaders In Latin America, Spain and Portugal

HITEC, the premier global executive leadership organization of senior-level business and technology executives, announced today the award recipients...


18 May, 2020, 10:16 BST 88 Nobel Laureates & World Leaders Call for $1 Trillion to Protect the World's Children in the COVID-19 Era

Today, 88 Nobel Laureates and World Leaders, as part of Laureates and Leaders for Children, issued a statement calling for the world's governments to ...


15 May, 2020, 05:01 BST New Analysis Exposes How Big Tobacco is Exploiting COVID-19 Pandemic to Advertise Harmful and Addictive Products

Tobacco and e-cigarette companies are exploiting the COVID-19 crisis to advertise their harmful and addictive products on social media, undermine...


14 May, 2020, 09:00 BST Geneva Association Women in Insurance Award Presented to AXA's Garance Wattez-Richard for Inclusive Insurance Initiatives That Protect Underserved Populations

The first annual Geneva Association Women in Insurance Award goes to Garance Wattez-Richard, CEO of AXA Emerging Customers, for her work to tackle...


13 May, 2020, 09:00 BST Moonbug Enters Strategic Partnership with Joyn to Launch Platform's First Dedicated Kids' Channel

Moonbug, a global entertainment company that develops and distributes fun, values-based content for kids, today announced a new partnership with...


11 May, 2020, 17:39 BST Impartner CMO Kerry Desberg Recognized as One of CRN's 2020 Women of the Channel

Impartner, the world's fastest-growing, most award-winning, pure play Partner Relationship Management (PRM) and channel management platform provider, ...


11 May, 2020, 09:00 BST Save Nil's Life: Crowdfunding Campaign Created in Fight Against Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) Type 2

A fundraising campaign with a target amount of $2.4 million has been launched through GoFundMe crowdfunding site to save Nil's life. Nil Güleç was...


10 May, 2020, 10:11 BST Singapore's BIGO Technology Donates To "Memory Of Generations" In Honor Of Veterans

Singapore company, BIGO Technology (BIGO), celebrated Russia's 75th Victory Day by donating to "Memory of Generations," a charitable foundation that...


08 May, 2020, 05:26 BST Aussie Startup Offers Guilt-free Time to Locked Down Parents

Working parents around the world are united in the struggle to juggle keeping their young children entertained and learning whilst trying to meet the ...


07 May, 2020, 11:42 BST UK's First Ever Virtual Festival of Numbers to Help a Nation at Home With Maths, From National Numeracy

National Numeracy Ambassadors Rachel Riley, Martin Lewis and Bobby Seagull, Maths Factor creator Carol Vorderman, author Lauren Child, comedian Luisa ...


06 May, 2020, 23:04 BST Get your spyglass out! Educational detective game launches worldwide for curious kids to play at home

The Wollstonecraft Detective Agency: Thrilling adventure for young sleuths teaches coding, history and features famous women in STEM VICTORIA,...


06 May, 2020, 15:04 BST Royal Caribbean Group Extends Cruise with Confidence Policy Through April 2022

To provide peace of mind in vacation planning, Royal Caribbean Group is extending its "Cruise with Confidence" cancellation policy to sailings...


06 May, 2020, 05:01 BST Annual IBM List Celebrates Global Women Leaders Shaping the Future of Artificial Intelligence

IBM (NYSE: IBM) today at its Think Digital conference unveiled its list of Women Leaders in AI, recognizing 35 exceptional female business leaders...


05 May, 2020, 09:00 BST UTI Under Lockdown: Same-day Home Test-and-treat Service Launched by Healthy.io

In a matter of hours and without leaving the house, women can receive a clinical urine test, a GP diagnosis, and antibiotics if needed for urinary...


04 May, 2020, 12:00 BST Oncolytics Biotech® to Present Clinical Findings of Pelareorep-Induced Immune Response in Breast Tumors at the ESMO Breast Cancer Virtual Meeting

Oncolytics Biotech® Inc. (NASDAQ: ONCY) (TSX: ONC), currently developing pelareorep, an intravenously delivered immuno-oncolytic virus, today...


04 May, 2020, 07:00 BST RoosterMoney Reveals How Pocket Money Habits Are Changing During Lockdown

RoosterMoney, the pocket money app, reveals that kids are spending more online since the lockdown began, with the major shift being towards games...


04 May, 2020, 04:00 BST Sharansky donates his $1 million Genesis Prize to alleviate coronavirus suffering, protect against future pandemics

The Genesis Prize Foundation (GPF) announced today the names of the 15 recipients of this year's Genesis Prize grants. The majority of the funding...


30 Apr, 2020, 12:10 BST BBC micro:bit challenge winner presents a smart alarm to protect birds

Global BBC micro:bit challenge do your :bit announced its winners from each region earlier this week. According to DFRobot, partner and organiser of...


30 Apr, 2020, 10:38 BST Global launch of KidsLoop platform ushers in a new era for the early learning industry

Calm Island, a leading global EdTech company, held an online streaming event to mark the global launch of its adaptive early learning platform,...


30 Apr, 2020, 06:00 BST Pharming Receives European Commission Approval for Treatment of Acute Hereditary Angioedema Attacks in Children With RUCONEST®

Pharming announces that it has received formal European Commission approval to treat acute hereditary angioedema (HAE) attacks in children with...


29 Apr, 2020, 17:55 BST NO MORE And National Domestic Violence Hotline Help Address Spike In Domestic Abuse During The COVID-19 Crisis With Multifaceted Campaign

Reports from many cities and countries indicate that the COVID-19 crisis is leading to a significant spike in domestic violence, with several...


28 Apr, 2020, 17:52 BST Ministry of Culture Launches the World's First e-learning Platform for Arabic Calligraphy and Islamic Decorative Arts

Steeped in rich cultural heritage, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has for centuries been home to some of history's finest Arabic calligraphers and...