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15 Nov, 2018, 11:17 GMT Dubai to Host First-ever UAE & Caribbean Cooperation Forum in November

The Forum is co-organized by the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation and Dubai Chamber, in partnership with the UAE...


13 Nov, 2018, 10:00 GMT Smart City Expo to Focus a Record-Breaking Edition on Achieving More Liveable Cities

Smart City Expo World Congress (SCEWC), the leading international event for cities, will be held for the eighth time in 2018 under the themeCities To ...


13 Nov, 2018, 07:00 GMT PwC and the Russian Venture Company Reveal Russian Venture Capital Market Grows by 48%

In 2017, the market for venture transactions in Russia showed an increase for the first time in recent years, growing by 48% to reach USD 243.7...


12 Nov, 2018, 08:00 GMT Africa Risk-Reward Index November 2018: Investment Climate Strengthens as Continent's Growth Revives Despite the Drag From Its Biggest Economies

Africa's investment environment for both businesses and financial investors is now reviving, with a continuing and steady improvement in the...


05 Nov, 2018, 20:35 GMT Disruptive Innovations and Advanced Technologies Fuel US DoD UAS Market Funding

Frost & Sullivan's recent analysis, US DoD UAS Market, Forecast to 2023, reveals that the importance of military unmanned aerial systems (UAS)...


05 Nov, 2018, 17:57 GMT Chinese Shares to Rally Due to Central Bank Shift Says Chiba Taiko Partners

Chinese shares are now going to benefit a great amount as the country's central bank has increased measures to enable growth, within recent weeks...


05 Nov, 2018, 16:54 GMT Frost & Sullivan Webinar Explores the Impact of Brexit on the UK Economy and Industry

With just five months to go until the UK is scheduled to leave the bloc, uncertainty over post-Brexit conditions prevails in the wake of deadlocked...


05 Nov, 2018, 11:06 GMT Regulatory Uncertainty Hampers South Africa's Mining Sector

The Mineral and Petroleum Resources Development Amendment Bill has loomed over South African mining firms since 2014 and caused unwarranted...


31 Oct, 2018, 12:00 GMT Ascom Commended by Frost & Sullivan for Dominating the Enterprise Wireless Phone Market with 20 Percent of the Shipment Share

Based on its recent analysis of the global enterprise wireless phone market, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Ascom with the 2018 Global Company of the...


30 Oct, 2018, 11:55 GMT Thailand's Sufficiency Economy Philosophy: Reflections from the trainees

Ministry of Foreign Affairs states that Thailand is an active player in promoting South-South cooperation for development. Since 1992, Thailand has...


29 Oct, 2018, 10:00 GMT Late Payment of Invoices a Growing Problem for Western European Suppliers, Atradius Survey Reveals

3 in 5 Western European suppliers reported financial distress on the business due to late payment Although still positive, growth of Western European ...


23 Oct, 2018, 09:00 BST Edge by Ascential™ Launches to Deliver Industry-Leading Ecommerce-Driven Data, Insights and Advisory Services for Brands and Retailers

Ascential plc, the global specialist information company, today announces the launch of Edge by Ascential™, the next-generation data, insights and...


22 Oct, 2018, 18:34 BST CellCube Energy Storage Provides Independent Report on the Surge in Vanadium Prices

CellCube Energy Storage Systems Inc. ("CellCube" or the "Company") (CSE: CUBE) (OTCQB: CECBF) (Frankfurt 01X) is pleased to report the following...


22 Oct, 2018, 13:58 BST Emaar: With Iconic Dubai Creek Tower and Dubai Square, Dubai Creek Harbour Set to Record 30 to 40% Uplift in Property Prices

Dubai Creek Harbour, the six square kilometre mega-development, located only 10 minutes from Dubai International Airport and the iconic Burj Khalifa, ...


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...


20 Oct, 2018, 15:04 BST $2 Billion in Sight: US Lottery Breaks Record

theLotter.com: "Estimated $1.6 billion US Mega Millions jackpot likely to be adjusted upwards due to unprecedented international sales." Industry...


19 Oct, 2018, 22:09 BST Hainan FTZ to Break New Ground in China's Opening-Up

China unveiled a detailed plan on Tuesday to establish the country's southern province Hainan as a free trade zone (FTZ), in its latest move to open...


19 Oct, 2018, 21:02 BST The Consumer Post Releases Fitbit Black Friday Deals Predictions for 2018

What are the best Black Friday deals on Fitbit trackers like the Charge 3, Charge 2, Ionic & Versa going to be this year? The deals team at The...


19 Oct, 2018, 18:31 BST Gen Z As Customers: The Unique Needs Of This Generation

Generation Z currently make up 24 percent of the global population and are set to have significant spending power. This "digitally native" population ...


19 Oct, 2018, 16:27 BST ICO portfolio is down by 66% in the first half of 2018, according to EY study

In the first half of 2018, 86% of the leading initial coin offerings (ICOs) that listed on a cryptocurrency exchange in 2017 are below their initial...


19 Oct, 2018, 12:57 BST Frost & Sullivan Briefing Explores the Impact of Brexit on the UK Economy and Industry

Drawing from Frost & Sullivan's extensive analysis on Brexit and its potential ramifications, the company recently hosted a lively debate on the...


19 Oct, 2018, 06:00 BST Kyiv International Economic Forum Highlights Optimism From International Business Community in Ukraine

A sense of optimism about the attractiveness of the Ukrainian market was the prevailing sentiment among international business leaders following the...


18 Oct, 2018, 14:33 BST Discover Why Medical Marijuana Has Healthcare Companies Scrambling to Invest in the $10 Billion-dollar Opportunity

Frost & Sullivan, the growth partnership company, announced today that it will host a live, complimentary Growth Innovation Leadership (GIL) briefing ...


18 Oct, 2018, 10:00 BST ISG Index™: Sourcing Market Grows 56 Percent in EMEA

The sourcing market in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) grew significantly in the third quarter, propelled by robust demand for both traditional ...


16 Oct, 2018, 12:01 BST European Business Awards and RSM: UK Businesses Lose Out on European Contracts as Europe Looks for US Trade Deal

8% of European businesses have cut ties with British suppliers EU businesses torn on whether to prioritise a US or UK trade deal 20% of EU and UK...