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12:27 GMT Firmenich, 7th Company in the World to Be Globally Certified by EDGE for Workplace Gender Equality

Firmenich, the world's largest privately-owned perfume and taste company, today announced it is the seventh company in the world, and the first in...


14 Dec, 2018, 08:30 GMT The Alexa Conference, Jan. 15-17, 2019, in Chattanooga, Tenn., Features Women Who Are Leading the Way in Voice Technology

The 2019 Alexa Conference, taking place Jan. 15-17 in the tech-forward Chattanooga, Tenn., features a variety of women who are leading the way in...


13 Dec, 2018, 15:12 GMT Firmenich, Seventh Company in the World to Be Globally Certified by Edge for Workplace Gender Equality

Firmenich, the world's largest privately-owned perfume and taste company, today announced it is the seventh company in the world, and the first in...


12 Dec, 2018, 13:05 GMT Women's Health Diagnostics Market Size Worth $76.2 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global women's health diagnostics market size is expected to reach USD 76.2 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research,...


10 Dec, 2018, 12:00 GMT Alma, a Sisram Medical Company, Receives Notice of Completion of Inquiry from FDA for FemiLift™ Pixel CO2 System

Alma Lasers, LTD, a global developer of innovative energy-based solutions for the aesthetic and surgical markets, announced today that it received a...


10 Dec, 2018, 03:30 GMT Alma, a Sisram Medical Company, Receives Notice of Completion of Inquiry from FDA for FemiLift™ Pixel CO2 System

Alma Lasers, LTD, a global developer of innovative energy-based solutions for the aesthetic and surgical markets, announced today that it received a...


09 Dec, 2018, 06:59 GMT Miss Mexico Vanessa Ponce crowned Miss World 2018 in Sanya

The 26-year-old Miss Mexico Vanessa Ponce de león became the winner of the Miss World 2018 competition, which was held at the Sanya City Arena in...


06 Dec, 2018, 15:02 GMT Leadership Diversity in FTSE 100 Companies is Paying Some Dividends for Women but Not Ethnic Minorities

FTSE 100 companies on course to miss government diversity targets Britain's leading companies will struggle to meet a government-backed target that...


05 Dec, 2018, 14:29 GMT National Association of Women Sales Professionals™ will be Strategic Partner at STAR Sales Team Alpine Retreat: A Frost & Sullivan Executive MindXchange

Frost & Sullivan is pleased to announce that the National Association of Women Sales Professionals™ will be a partner for the STAR Sales Team Alpine...


05 Dec, 2018, 12:00 GMT 50+ CEOs Outpace Their Global Peers in Advancing Women For Second Consecutive Year

For the second year in a row, Catalyst CEO Champion For Change companies collectively have a higher representation of women in leadership positions...


04 Dec, 2018, 22:00 GMT Alma, a Sisram Medical Company, Receives Notice of Completion of Inquiry from FDA for FemiLift[TM] Pixel CO2 System

Alma Lasers, LTD, a global developer of innovative energy-based solutions for the aesthetic and surgical markets, announced today that it received a...


29 Nov, 2018, 12:57 GMT Capstone Keynote at Collaborative Innovation in Healthcare: A Frost & Sullivan Executive MindXchange to Focus on the Future of Home Testing and Women's Health

Sylvia Kang, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Mira, will present the Capstone Keynote, The Future of Home Testing and Women's Health at the...


27 Nov, 2018, 13:00 GMT Daiichi Sankyo and Roche to Collaborate on New HER2 Low Companion Diagnostic Test

Daiichi Sankyo Company, Limited (hereafter, Daiichi Sankyo) announced today that it has entered into an agreement with Roche to collaborate on the...


26 Nov, 2018, 06:00 GMT 2018 International Conference on Gender Equality and Corporate Social Responsibility Held in Chengdu

The "2018 International Conference on Gender Equality and Corporate Social Responsibility — New Economy, New Opportunities" was held from November...


22 Nov, 2018, 23:00 GMT The Sunhak Peace Prize for 2019 Awarded to Waris Dirie and Dr. Akinwumi Ayodeji Adesina

The Sunhak Peace Prize Committee announced Laureates for the Sunhak Peace Prize for 2019 - Waris Dirie and Dr. Akinwumi Ayodeji Adesina. Waris Dirie, ...


22 Nov, 2018, 12:30 GMT Avon launches #EmbraceTheChange campaign to raise awareness of violence against women and girls as new research shows only 60% believe sexual abuse claims will be taken seriously

Today, Avon Products, Inc. (NYSE: AVP) released new research showing the extent to which women around the world feel unsafe within their communities...


21 Nov, 2018, 14:00 GMT Oman Fitness Services Market is Expected to Reach OMR 22 Million by 2022 Owing to Exceptional Growth in Number of Fitness Services Providers and Rise in Female Membership: Ken Research

It is expected that by 2022, the contribution of female membership revenue would grow at a CAGR of close to 16% due to rise in the number of women...


14 Nov, 2018, 11:10 GMT BRIC Breast Pump Market Worth $313.6 Million By 2026 | CAGR 10.8%: Grand View Research, Inc.

The BRIC breast pump market size is expected to reach USD 313.6 million by 2026, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc., registering...


14 Nov, 2018, 09:00 GMT White Ribbon UK Develop Video to Mark White Ribbon Day in the Campaign for the UN's International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women

Sunday 25th November marks White Ribbon Day - The UN International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. A short film has been developed ...


13 Nov, 2018, 10:50 GMT Qatar Foundation Ushers in New Era of Healthcare With Official Inauguration of Sidra Medicine

Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation (QF), today officially inaugurated Sidra Medicine - a brand new, world-leading ...


13 Nov, 2018, 09:02 GMT Nintex's Cosima Von Kries to Speak on "The Hidden Potential of Treasure Apps" at the European Women in Technology Conference

Nintex, the global standard in process management and automation, is pleased to announce that Nintex Technical Evangelist Cosima Von Kries will...


12 Nov, 2018, 20:36 GMT Global Entrepreneurship Monitor: Women Entrepreneurship Buoyant Globally, but Targeted Support Needed

Ahead of this Women's' Entrepreneurship Day, data from the 2017/2018 Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) shows that female entrepreneurship is up...


12 Nov, 2018, 12:45 GMT Women's Activewear Market to Reach $216.87 Bn, Globally, by 2025 at 7.7% CAGR, Says Allied Market Research

Growing health consciousness among consumers and increasing use of green textile for manufacturing active wear are expected to boost the growth of...


12 Nov, 2018, 12:30 GMT Avon signs up to the UN's LGBTI Standards of Conduct for Business

Avon, Products, Inc. (NYSE: AVP) is delighted to announce support for the United Nations Standards of Conduct for Business to tackle discrimination...


08 Nov, 2018, 05:00 GMT Johnson & Johnson Launches Africa Innovation Challenge 2.0

Johnson & Johnson today launched the Champions of Science Africa Innovation Challenge 2.0, the second continent-wide competition calling on African...