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29 May, 2020, 12:00 BST EACD: European Communication Professionals Face Ethical Challenges as Well as Tech and Data Competency Gaps; Gender Inequalities Persist in a Female Dominated Field

Results of the world's largest study into strategic communication and public relations have been launched today. The European Communication Monitor...


29 May, 2020, 07:00 BST Global Collaboration Required to Stop Artificial Intelligence Friction Between Countries, Regarding COVID-19 Tracing Apps, Warns the Institute of AI

The Institute of AI is calling for greater international cooperation regarding the regulation of COVID-19 tracing mobile applications and their...


20 May, 2020, 11:04 BST Dentsu Tracking Celebrates One Year Working With the European Union on Supply Chain Control Solutions for Tobacco (EU TPD)

Today celebrates one year since the go-live of the EU TPD (Tobacco Product Directive) in Europe. Dentsu Tracking, a brand of Dentsu Aegis Network, is ...


14 May, 2020, 17:23 BST The Belgian Start-up the Medical Cloud Company (MedC2), Supported by 860,000 Euros From the European Commission to Develop Tools Supporting Decision Making for Citizens and Doctors in the COVID-19 Crisis

MedC2, a startup focusing on digital health, has received this week the approval from the European Commission for a 860,000 euros subsidy as part of...


14 May, 2020, 08:00 BST Viasat Responds to UK House of Commons Defence Select Committee Inquiry on UK Defence Industrial Policy: Procurement and Prosperity

Viasat Inc. (Nasdaq: VSAT), a global communications company, submitted a written response ("evidence") to the UK House of Commons Defence Select...


11 May, 2020, 10:00 BST Zealand University Hospital and PixCell Medical Cooperate to Advance Shift to Home Care for Cancer Patients

PixCell Medical, innovator of rapid POC diagnostic systems, and Interreg Germany-Denmark's Changing Cancer Care (CCC) initiative announced today a...


20 Apr, 2020, 12:37 BST BDI on Restarting Brexit Negotiations: "Resumption of the Talks is a Long-expected Signal"

With respect to the resumption of the Brexit negotiations, BDI Director General Joachim Lang says: "Resumption of the talks is a long-expected signal....


01 Apr, 2020, 14:17 BST Germany Announces €2 Billion Startup "Booster" to Combat Coronavirus Impact

The German government is supplementing its existing uncapped aid for businesses to survive the ongoing coronavirus crisis with two billion euros...


24 Mar, 2020, 17:14 GMT Inhance Technologies launches commercial process to eliminate PFAS from fluoropolymers

Inhance Technologies, a leading international provider of polymer materials science solutions offering the world more responsible and sustainable...


20 Mar, 2020, 10:00 GMT Coming Soon SocialTruth: The Anti-fake News System That Provides Trusted Sociality

Creating a system that ranks news and certifies their reliability, targeted to professionals and ordinary users of social media and the web. This is...


16 Mar, 2020, 16:12 GMT New Circular Economy Action Plan: No Circular Economy Without Bioeconomy

"European Bioplastics (EUBP) welcomes the new Circular Economy Action Plan (nCEAP). It's an ambitious step forward to transform Europe into a...


16 Mar, 2020, 12:00 GMT Century Casinos Announces Temporary Closure of Polish Casinos

Century Casinos, Inc. (Nasdaq Capital Market®: CNTY) ("Century Casinos" or the "Company") announced today that its subsidiary Casinos Poland Sp. z...


03 Mar, 2020, 00:00 GMT How Coronavirus Affects Travel to EU/EEA and UK as Non-EU Nationals Seek Plan B

Travel to the Schengen area is likely to become difficult for those applying for a visa, according to EU's new Coronavirus response team. UK Prime...


31 Jan, 2020, 12:44 GMT Developing a Robust Compliance Strategy Key to Market Access Post Brexit, Says TSG Consulting

TSG Consulting, a leading regulatory and scientific consulting organization, says it is now more important than ever to develop a robust compliance...


31 Jan, 2020, 12:00 GMT Leatherhead Advises Members to Ensure They Are Prepared for Post-transition Brexit Scenarios

With the transition period starting and the food & beverage industry still unclear as to the future alignment of the UK and EU regulatory machines,...


30 Jan, 2020, 11:00 GMT Cross-Industry Group Proposes GDPR-Grounded Model for Compliant AdTech

Anonos®, the leading data privacy and enablement technology provider, Acxiom®, the data and technology foundation for the world's best marketers; and ...


28 Jan, 2020, 08:00 GMT BDI on Brexit: "Withdrawal Is the Right Step on the Wrong Path"

The withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the EU on Friday is the right step on the wrong path, according to the Federation of German Industries...


22 Jan, 2020, 14:00 GMT PZU Lays a Cornerstone of the Three Seas Region's Global Development

Representatives of 12 Central and Eastern Europe (CEE)'s biggest and most dynamic companies have signed today a memorandum establishing the Business...


17 Jan, 2020, 18:03 GMT Experts From Over Than 30 Countries Took Part in the 11th Gaidar Forum

The 11th Gaidar Forum, organized by the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Administration (RANEPA) completed its work. The...


16 Jan, 2020, 08:00 GMT Crisis Management Professionals Invited to DRIVER+ Advanced Crisis Management Conference in Brussels From February 19-20, 2020

Unlocking the innovation potential in European crisis management in the era of climate change The DRIVER+ Advanced Crisis Management Conference is...


15 Jan, 2020, 06:00 GMT Potholes, politicians & pizza boxes: Lost Hubcaps sent to government offices nationwide

POTHOLES ARE COSTING UK LOCAL COUNCILS MILLIONS OF POUNDS. Today, 15 January, is National Pothole Day. In an effort to make the pothole problem...


13 Jan, 2020, 11:00 GMT Federprivacy: 2019 Fines Were More Than €400 Million in Europe Because of Data Protection Violations

Last year, the data protection authorities in EEA imposed 190 fines with a total cost of over €410,000,000, according to a new report by Federprivacy ...


18 Dec, 2019, 15:42 GMT German Construction and Real Estate Enjoying Double-digit Growth

The currently unsettled international economic climate seems to be having little to no effect on Germans constructing new buildings and buying and...


18 Dec, 2019, 00:02 GMT UK Authorities Ban British American Tobacco from Promoting E-cigarettes on Instagram

Following complaints by leading health organizations, the United Kingdom's Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has ruled that British American...


17 Dec, 2019, 14:00 GMT Arria Natural Language Generation Technology Expands BBC's Coverage of UK Elections

Arria NLG today reported that the BBC News website, through its Semi-Automatic Local Content (Salco) project, extended its use of Arria's Natural...