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01 Nov, 2018, 08:23 GMT Breast Aesthetics Company POLYTECH Reveals New Brand Identity at ISAPS Congress, Focusing on Translating Quality Standards Into a Tangible Experience

POLYTECH Health & Aesthetics GmbH, an international leader in Breast Aesthetics, announced today the launch of the new POLYTECH company branding and...


29 Oct, 2018, 13:30 GMT WomenStrong Launches Girls' Club Handbook To Empower Women And Girls

WomenStrong International, a global consortium catalyzing the eradication of extreme urban poverty through the empowerment of women and girls,...


23 Oct, 2018, 08:00 BST The Latest E-Hailing Start-Up 'uMashesha'

While there are other cab-hailing apps in South Africa, uMashesha is the first to be woman-owned, and is a completely safe and focused App. uMashesha ...


22 Oct, 2018, 08:00 BST Punch Neoprene Handbags Now Available in the UK

The Australian cult favourite Punch Neoprene has brought its signature handbags to the UK. Launched in June this year, the range is now sold in high...


22 Oct, 2018, 08:00 BST Beauty Lifts High Street Gloom as CEW UK Unveils the Most Comprehensive Mapping of the UK Beauty Industry

While times may be tough on the High Street, UK Beauty is outperforming other sectors of retail, posting sales increases of 18% among premium...


18 Oct, 2018, 05:01 BST The Impact of Fragility Fractures due to Osteoporosis is Being Ignored

New survey reveals that 61 per cent of women over 60 have little or no knowledge of osteoporosis,[1] despite the fact that one in three is likely to...


18 Oct, 2018, 05:01 BST The Impact of Fragility Fractures due to Osteoporosis is Being Ignored

New survey reveals that 61 per cent of women over 60 have little or no knowledge of osteoporosis,[1] despite the fact that one in three is likely to...


17 Oct, 2018, 16:35 BST Stars of Science Presents Its Top Nine Innovators

Record number of women make Stars of Science Shortlist Qatar Foundation's (QF) edutainment reality TV show Stars of Science has concluded its Season...


16 Oct, 2018, 12:40 BST Sanitary Napkin Market Driven by Rising Awareness About Personal Hygiene Among Females & Increase in the Demand for Sanitized Products: Radiant Insights, Inc.

The global Sanitary Napkin Market is expected to register a double-digit CAGR of 5.2% by 2023. The market displays an upward trend exhibiting some...


15 Oct, 2018, 14:45 BST Updated Breast Cancer Resources and Events from NCCN Keep Patients and Doctors Worldwide Informed during Breast Cancer Awareness Month

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®), a nonprofit alliance of 27 top academic cancer centers across the United States, offers new and...


11 Oct, 2018, 21:06 BST Female Trailblazers Share Advice For The Next Generation On International Day Of The Girl

In celebration of International Day of the Girl, Disney launched a new global video series offering advice and inspiration on achieving success for...


11 Oct, 2018, 11:00 BST Marriage Can Wait, Education Can Not: CRY

Saleema (name changed) is about to reach her eighteenth birthday and cannot wait to begin her journey into life. But she is also sad to leave her...


11 Oct, 2018, 08:00 BST Marriage Can Wait, Education Can Not: CRY

Saleema (name changed) is about to reach her eighteenth birthday and cannot wait to begin her journey into life. But she is also sad to leave her...


11 Oct, 2018, 04:00 BST Marriage Can Wait, Education Can Not: CRY

Saleema (name changed) is about to reach her eighteenth birthday and cannot wait to begin her journey into life. But she is also sad to leave her...


10 Oct, 2018, 14:00 BST Burford Capital Launches The Equity Project To Help Close The Gender Gap In Law

Burford Capital, a leading global finance and investment management firm focused on law, is proud to announce the launch of The Equity Project, a...


10 Oct, 2018, 09:01 BST Booking.com Research Points to a Positive Outlook for Women Working in Tech, Despite Facing More Challenges Than Men

New global research from Booking.com, digital e-commerce and technology leader, reveals that more than three in five women (64%) globally say that...


09 Oct, 2018, 08:00 BST Anecova: A Leading Innovator in the IVF Field Appointed as New Chief Scientific Officer

Selected as Technology Pioneer in 2008 by the World Economic Forum, Anecova is reinforcing its Executive Team by appointing Dr. Peter Svalander as...


04 Oct, 2018, 13:25 BST Backpack Health Appoints Sara Aswegan Chief Commercial Officer

Backpack Health (www.backpackhealth.com), a mobile and cloud-based app that helps people with chronic, serious and rare health concerns better manage ...


04 Oct, 2018, 09:00 BST RTI to host conference on ending gender inequalities in South Africa

RTI International will host the "Ending Gender Inequalities: Evidence to Impact" conference on October 8 – 9, 2018 in Johannesburg, South Africa. The ...


03 Oct, 2018, 13:10 BST Women's Health Therapeutics Market Size Worth $210.9 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global women's health therapeutics market size is expected to reach USD 210.9 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research,...


03 Oct, 2018, 10:10 BST Breastfeeding Accessories Market Size Worth $2.4 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global breastfeeding accessories market size is expected to reach USD 2.4 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc. ...


01 Oct, 2018, 09:00 BST New Cancer Statistics Strengthen Avon's Resolve To Help Educate 100 Million Women Worldwide On Breast Cancer

The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), part of the World Health Organization, has announced new global breast cancer data,...


28 Sep, 2018, 11:30 BST Human Chorionic Gonadotropin (hCG) Market to Reach $1,239 Mn, Globally, by 2025 at 7.6% CAGR, Says Allied Market Research

Rise in incidence of infertility-related issues, increase in adoption of hCG in pain management & weight loss, and implementation of recombinant...


27 Sep, 2018, 09:00 BST Debbie Stanford-Kristiansen of Novo Cinemas Scoops 'Female CEO of the Year' Award

The award from CEO Middle East recognises her outstanding contribution to the regional film industry in 2018 It follows a bumper year for Debbie...


26 Sep, 2018, 17:00 BST Queen Rania Al-Abdullah, of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, UN Women Ambassador Anne Hathaway, and actor Winston Duke make global call to action for gender equality at the HeForShe IMPACT Summit

On the sidelines of the 73rd Session of the UN General Assembly, Her Majesty Queen Rania Al-Abdullah, of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan,...