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05:00 BST Deloitte research reveals a "generation disrupted": Growing up in a world of accelerated transformation leaves Millennials and Gen Zs feeling unsettled about the future

TUNE IN: Watch the Deloitte livestream event that will be broadcast live from New York City today at 9:30 AM EDT to discuss the latest insights from...


16 May, 2019, 15:13 BST At the Astana Economic Forum-2019 Forecasts Are Voiced Regarding the Future of Mankind

Today, on May 16th, the XII Astana Economic Forum (AEF) under the theme "Inspiring growth: people, cities, economies" has begun. At the plenary...


16 May, 2019, 08:07 BST Frost & Sullivan: Water and Wastewater Companies to Gain an Edge by Offering Innovative Business Models Tailored for APAC

The still emerging Asia-Pacific (APAC) Water and Wastewater Services (WWWS) market is a hotbed of opportunities, driven by region-wide economic...


16 May, 2019, 00:01 BST Technology investment into Europe hits all-time high

Europe's technology sector is booming according to the EY European Attractiveness survey – Technology, with the number of new foreign direct...


15 May, 2019, 15:15 BST Vendors Focusing on Hard Goods to Gain from the Rising Demand for Self-retracting Lifelines

While soft goods continue to dominate the fall protection market due to their low cost and ease of use, hard goods are experiencing a surge in demand ...


15 May, 2019, 07:00 BST Dominica's CBI Programme Does Not Jeopardise Tax Revenues, Say Accounting Firms and Renowned QC

Dominica is once again the subject of a report affirming that its Citizenship by Investment (CBI) Programme does not threaten global tax collection...


14 May, 2019, 18:37 BST Astana Economic Forum: "Inspiring growth: people, cities, economies"

The theme of the upcoming XII Astana Economic Forum (AEF) to be held May 16-17 is "Inspiring growth: people, cities, economies." The world has...


13 May, 2019, 16:25 BST Frost & Sullivan Publishes Annual Update on BioLineRx

The TASE analysis project was launched in 2016 in order to raise investor awareness to TASE listed technology and life-science companies and the...


13 May, 2019, 13:09 BST Adecco Group/CIPD: Employment Growth Set to Continue but Pay Intentions Remain Subdued for Most Workers Apart From New Hires and Key Staff, New Research Suggests

Britain's jobs boom is set to continue in the next quarter as employers continue to shrug off the uncertainty around Brexit with new hires. However,...


09 May, 2019, 08:00 BST Clean energy drives power and utility M&A activity amid overall decline in deal value

Renewable M&A led the way in the global power and utilities (P&U) market in Q1 2019, making up 61% of total deal value and increasing by US$3.7b from ...


03 May, 2019, 16:30 BST Turkish Exporters Assembly (TIM) Announces Major Meeting Event: Turkey Innovation and Entrepreneurship Week

The major meeting event of innovation ecosystem "Turkey Innovation Week" which contributes to evolvement of innovation concept in Turkey, is held on...


01 May, 2019, 11:10 BST Business Reporter: The UK Can Be a World Leader in Islamic Finance

Islamic finance is reinforcing the UK's position as a global financial hub, says Amir Firdaus, CFO of the UK's oldest and largest Islamic bank, Al...


29 Apr, 2019, 11:00 BST Aon reports risk readiness drops to lowest level in 12 years

Economic and global trade concerns are challenging organizations' ability to invest adequately in preparing for and protecting the continuity of...


29 Apr, 2019, 09:14 BST Facts and figures: Belt and Road Initiative

he Belt and Road Initiative, proposed by China in 2013, aims at building a trade and infrastructure network connecting Asia with Europe and Africa...


26 Apr, 2019, 15:51 BST Business Reporter: Banking and Better Networking

The London Internet Exchange (LINX) addresses the need for efficient and simpler networking through an innovative model that decreases costs whilst...


25 Apr, 2019, 21:52 BST Verkada Raises $40M in Series B at $540M Valuation to Modernize Enterprise Video Security

Verkada, an emerging leader in the enterprise video security space, today announced the close of a $40 million Series B round co-led by Meritech and...


25 Apr, 2019, 10:55 BST Extension to Brexit Deadline Could Give Microbusinesses Lifeline, Says LeapIN

Brexit, regardless of its final form, will undoubtedly impact microbusinesses and freelance professionals in multiple ways. However, the news of an...


23 Apr, 2019, 17:49 BST XII Astana Economic Forum in Kazakhstan to Focus on 'Inspiring Growth: People, Cities, Economies'

The agenda of the XII Astana Economic Forum (AEF) includes a discussion of major problems, the development of new industries and technologies, and...


23 Apr, 2019, 12:09 BST Connected, Shared, Electric and Autonomous Technologies to Dominate Industry Innovation in 2019

New vehicle sales and production are expected to stagnate in 2019 due to several global factors, including ongoing US-China trade wars, Brexit, and...


22 Apr, 2019, 12:21 BST PharmaBoardroom Releases 'Healthcare and Life Sciences Review China' April 2019 Pharma Report

PharmaBoardroom today releases its new 56-page pharma report, Healthcare & Life Sciences Review China 2019. From the world's ninth largest pharma...


18 Apr, 2019, 00:01 BST Confidence high as middle-market executives expect double-digit growth

Despite forecasts of economic headwinds ahead and increasing geopolitical uncertainties, many middle-market companies are still bullish about their...


16 Apr, 2019, 13:30 BST Trackloop Investor Update

Trackloop Analytics Corp. ("Trackloop" or the "Company") (Canadian Securities Exchange: TOOL) (FRANKFURT: B2IP) (OTCQB: TLOOF). Dear Shareholders,...


16 Apr, 2019, 13:00 BST Europe's Consumer Confidence Drops Slightly, But Large Differences Across Countries

The Conference Board® Global Consumer Confidence Index for Europe declined slightly in the first quarter of 2019 to 83, down one point from 84 in the ...


16 Apr, 2019, 12:00 BST [Webinar] State Of The Space Industry: Mega-constellations, Trends And Growth Opportunities

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


11 Apr, 2019, 11:36 BST Global Business Forum on Latin America 2019 Concludes With Call to Capitalise on Untapped Business Opportunities

The third edition of the Global Business Forum (GBF) on Latin America concluded yesterday (April 10th) in Panama City with a call from government and ...