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14:46 BST Womena Selects Womentum 2019 Cohort

DUBAI: womena® has selected eight startups to take part in Cycle 2 of its Womentum Accelerator, a four-month experience-based program focused on...


08:00 BST Women Across the UK Remain Silent About Bladder Weakness Reveals INNOVO

New research1 released today, commissioned by pelvic health specialist INNOVO®, reveals the extent of the taboo surrounding bladder weakness, which...


13 Jun, 2019, 12:00 BST Avon Foundation announces 2019 scholarship grant winners, taking total donated to nearly $1.5 million

Avon Products, Inc. (NYSE: AVP), a globally recognised leader in direct selling of beauty products and the Avon Foundation for Women have announced...


13 Jun, 2019, 11:30 BST Contraceptives Market to Expand at a Healthy CAGR of 6.10%; Easy Availability of Contraceptive Devices to Propel Demand - TMR

The global contraceptives market stood at US$22.05 bn in 2016. Registering CAGR of 6.10% during 2017 - 2025, the revenues are expected to climb to...


11 Jun, 2019, 18:30 BST Justice for Lai Dai Han Unveils Historic Statue to Honour Victims of Sexual Violence

Today, Justice for Lai Dai Han (JLDH) was joined by Nobel Peace Prize recipient, Nadia Murad, and other distinguished Parliamentary guests, including ...


11 Jun, 2019, 07:41 BST Opportunities for Cooperation Highlighted at CEIBS China-Africa Forum

On June 8, as part of its on-going commitment to serving as a bridge between China and Africa, the China Europe International Business School (CEIBS) ...


07 Jun, 2019, 13:34 BST DraftKings Launches Women's World Cup Fantasy Games

For the first time ever, DraftKings will offer its innovative daily fantasy games for the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup, making women's soccer the 13th ...


30 May, 2019, 17:58 BST Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Nadia Murad to Unveil Statue With Justice for Lai Dai Han

Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Nadia Murad will be at Church House near Westminster at 6.30pm on 11th June 2019 to unveil a statue to honour all victims...


29 May, 2019, 20:30 BST Vietnam's Justice for Lai Dai Han Calls for UN Investigation in Letter to President of South Korea

Tran Van Ty, the leader of Justice for Lai Dai Han (JLDH), has written to President Moon Jae-in to ask for South Korea to support an independent...


29 May, 2019, 14:00 BST Getty Images and FIFA Renew Exclusive Long-Term Partnership

Getty Images, a world leader in visual communications, and FIFA have announced a strategic multi-year agreement through the FIFA World Cup Qatar...


23 May, 2019, 09:00 BST ITALY: The International Fitness World From 30th May to 2nd June 2019 at RiminiWellness

In Rimini (Italy), from 30th May to 2nd June, over 400 companies are awaited in an indoor and outdoor area of 170,000 square metres, for the great...


23 May, 2019, 07:57 BST PMS & PMDD in Spotlight at Gothenburg Event for International Menstrual Hygiene Day

Valuable knowledge about PMS & PMDD will be shared at the University of Gothenburg on May 28 at a public evening of talks, lectures and Q&A. Prof...


22 May, 2019, 20:45 BST AArete Launches Women's Initiative Network (WIN) to Advance Female Talent

AArete, a Chicago-headquartered consulting firm specializing in data-informed performance improvement, has formed a new internal affinity group,...


15 May, 2019, 09:00 BST Women in Tech Feel the Industry is Closing Doors at the Recruitment Stage, Says Booking.com Research

New research from Booking.com, digital e-commerce and technology leader, reveals that half of women currently working in tech in the UK (50%) say...


15 May, 2019, 07:00 BST Campaigning Gets Underway in Kazakhstan's Election

Campaigning has officially begun for Kazakhstan's presidential election on June 9. It may not be the world's oldest or largest democracy, but this...


12 May, 2019, 13:00 BST Seno Medical and "Know Your Lemons" Team Up For Breast Cancer Education

Seno Medical Instruments, Inc. (Seno Medical), a Texas-based medical imaging company developing breakthrough breast cancer diagnostic technology,...


07 May, 2019, 14:33 BST Vodafone Institute Launches the Next Round of F-LANE: The Global Social Impact Accelerator for Ventures Focusing on Female Empowerment

F-LANE, the first accelerator empowering women in the tech sector, initiated by the Vodafone Institute, is entering its fourth round this year after...


03 May, 2019, 19:00 BST ISAPS Applauds U.S. FDA Allowance of Textured-Surface Breast Implant Sales

The American Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a statement on Thursday in regards to the March 2019 public advisory hearing on breast...


01 May, 2019, 15:00 BST UK Executive Education (Management Development Programs) Enrolment is Expected to Grow at a CAGR of 7.8% in Next 5 Years Till 2023: Ken Research

Key Findings Average fee of MDP is anticipated to increase at a CAGR 3.8% during the same period. The Executive education industry in UK is expected...


01 May, 2019, 12:05 BST Vaginitis Therapeutics Market Size Worth $4.21 Billion by 2025 : Grand View Research, Inc.

The global vaginitis therapeutics market size is expected to reach USD 4.21 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc....


25 Apr, 2019, 18:05 BST Builders Want to Fix Inequality as Nearly Two Thirds Identify as Feminists, Reveals MyBuilder.com

Forget wolf-whistling and mugs of milky tea, modern tradesmen are coffee-loving feminists who will call out sexist colleagues and choose family time...


25 Apr, 2019, 12:30 BST Avon powers beauty startups in collaboration with Women Startup Competition

Avon Products, Inc. (NYSE:AVP), today announced its partnership with Women Startup Competition Europe, a not-for-profit organization set up to...


24 Apr, 2019, 12:05 BST Pregnancy Care Products Market Size Worth $33.22 Million by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global pregnancy care products market size is expected to reach USD 33.22 million by 2025 at a 5.1% CAGR during the forecast period, according to ...


23 Apr, 2019, 07:00 BST Next Generation OvuSense App to Launch for Fertility Monitoring

Fertility Focus, a leading fertility monitoring technology company that is helping empower women who are struggling to conceive, announced that it...