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30 Mar, 2020, 06:01 BST DCU Research News: Perceived Competence a Key Factor in Children's Participation in Physical Activity

New research findings from Dublin City University has found that among children aged 8-12, their perception of their abilities to carry out...


30 Mar, 2020, 05:22 BST New report finds FGM/C much more widespread across the Middle East than widely acknowledged

Female Genital Mutilation or Cutting (FGM/C) is happening in far more countries than widely acknowledged, and the number of affected women and girls...


30 Mar, 2020, 00:00 BST Amerigo Education Responds to COVID-19 Impact

Amerigo Education, the leading provider of comprehensive boarding programs for international students, today shared its strategies to help protect...


27 Mar, 2020, 16:11 GMT CHMP Adopts Positive Opinion for Treatment of Acute Angioedema Attacks in Children With Hereditary Angioedema With RUCONEST®

Pharming announces the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP), an advisory committee of the European Medicine Agency (EMA), has...


24 Mar, 2020, 12:10 GMT Odette in Singapore Secures No.1 Spot in Asia's 50 Best Restaurants for Second Consecutive Year

The 2020 list of Asia's 50 Best Restaurants was announced in a virtual event streamed throughout the region on Tuesday 24th March. The 2020 list...


24 Mar, 2020, 06:25 GMT Keio University Research: Sleep and the Social Competence of Children

Researchers at Keio University report in the journal Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health the results of an in-depth study on the...


23 Mar, 2020, 09:31 GMT COVID-19: SKEMA Among the First Global Business Schools to Offer All Courses Online in Five Continents

With the temporary closure of SKEMA's Suzhou campus in China in mid-January, SKEMA had already set up a comprehensive distance learning system to...


20 Mar, 2020, 19:27 GMT Amidst the COVID-19 Crisis, Parents & Educators Turn to Edtech

Online education platform Up Learn has reported a surge in demand from educators preparing for upcoming school closures across the UK. The Edtech...


20 Mar, 2020, 11:00 GMT Cambridge Medical and Rehabilitation Center Sponsor the 14th SEHA International Pediatric Conference in Abu Dhabi

Cambridge Medical and Rehabilitation Center has come forward to assume a leadership role by sponsoring the 14th edition of the SEHA International...


19 Mar, 2020, 17:30 GMT Leidos UK Continues Support of The Open University's Disabled Military Veterans Fund

Leidos UK today announced its continued support of The Open University's Disabled Veterans' Scholarships Fund. The Scholarship Fund gives disabled...


19 Mar, 2020, 14:46 GMT Amidst the COVID-19 Crisis, Parents & Educators Turn to Edtech

Online education platform Up Learn has reported a surge in demand from educators preparing for upcoming school closures across the UK. The Edtech...


19 Mar, 2020, 12:24 GMT London Impact Ventures Vows to Provide 100,000 Free Lunches to Children After School Closure Announcement

Amid the Coronavirus pandemic, the government has announced to close all schools within the UK. Despite this decision being at the heart of...


19 Mar, 2020, 09:02 GMT Changing Social Ideologies Coupled With Favorable Reimbursement Policies to Help Personal Mobility Devices Market Reach Sales worth ~US$18 Bn by 2027, Notes TMR

Transparency Market Research has recently published a new research report offering detailed insights about the working dynamics of the global...


19 Mar, 2020, 06:00 GMT Overcoming Cambodia's reliance on few trade partners: An analysis by The Asian Vision Institute

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia, March 19, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - The economy of Cambodia is to suffer the effects of two hard blows in the coming months and years....


17 Mar, 2020, 13:28 GMT New report finds FGM/C occurring in 92 countries, millions more women and girls affected than widely acknowledged

Female Genital Mutilation or Cutting (FGM/C) is happening in far more countries around the world than widely acknowledged, and the number of women...


16 Mar, 2020, 12:00 GMT American Pakistani Kevaan Hasnain wins Mr. Pakistan World 2020

LAHORE, Pakistan, March 16, 2020 /CNW/ - Born and raised in California, USA, Kevaan Hasnain is a young American Pakistani who is the newly awarded Mr....


16 Mar, 2020, 09:05 GMT Dopper Calls on Kids to Solve the Plastic Pollution Problem

Children from all over the UK can now take part in the Dopper Changemaker Challenge Junior. Presented by social enterprise Dopper, known for their...


16 Mar, 2020, 08:00 GMT FDI World Dental Federation: Global Survey Shows That Less Than Half (38%) of Parents Limit Their Children´s Sugary Food and Drink Intake to Ensure Good Oral Health

Of the 10 countries surveyed, the United States ranks second last with less than a third of parents limiting sugar levels in their children´s diet....


16 Mar, 2020, 07:30 GMT A Mother's Day Gift That Saves Lives

Moonpig has partnered with NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) to create a bespoke range of Mother's Day cards that encourages dads and sons to give a...


16 Mar, 2020, 06:00 GMT The Leading Football Series 'Supa Strikas' from Moonbug to be launched in India

Moonbug, a global entertainment company that develops and distributes fun and safe content for kids, today announced its hit video series Supa...


14 Mar, 2020, 14:52 GMT Royal Caribbean Announces Global Suspension Of Cruising

Given global public health circumstances, Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. has decided to suspend the sailings of our fleet globally at midnight tonight. ...


13 Mar, 2020, 23:12 GMT Royal Caribbean Announces Voluntary Suspension of Cruising

Today Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. announced that it is suspending cruising in the United States for 30 days. We understand the gravity of the public ...


13 Mar, 2020, 01:24 GMT Shanghai Electric Resumes Major International Projects, Empowered by "Desert Roses"

Shanghai Electric Group ("Shanghai Electric" or "the Company"), the world's leading manufacturer and supplier of power generation and industrial...


12 Mar, 2020, 19:32 GMT Tutors International Issues Urgent Call to Action for Families Considering Live-in Private Tuition Due to COVID-19 Outbreak

With international travel bans taking effect in multiple countries, global private tuition firm Tutors International has issued an urgent call to...


11 Mar, 2020, 11:30 GMT Airway Therapeutics Announces Filing with NIH to Evaluate AT-100 as a Therapy for Novel Coronavirus

Airway Therapeutics, Inc., a biopharmaceutical company developing a new class of biologics to break the cycle of injury and inflammation for patients ...