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24 Jan, 2020, 20:20 GMT Great Towers and Landmarks Worldwide Unite in Global Show of Support for Australia on Jan. 26

The CN Tower, fellow members of the World Federation of Great Towers, and landmarks around the world are uniting to raise awareness and show support...


22 Jan, 2020, 16:46 GMT The Empire State Building Celebrates Australia Day On January 26

The Empire State Building (ESB) has announced that this year the building will light in Australia's national colours of green and gold to celebrate...


21 Jan, 2020, 12:00 GMT Elbit Systems Successfully Demonstrates High-Altitude High-Precision Aerial Firefighting Solution

Elbit Systems completed a successful field demonstration of its patented Hydrop system, an innovative solution enabling high-altitude high-precision...


19 Jan, 2020, 17:00 GMT L'OCCITANE Launches Ecosystem Restoration Fund

L'OCCITANE Group today announced the creation of a fund to support ecosystems that are severely affected by natural disasters, such as the...


16 Jan, 2020, 07:00 GMT "Australia Has Come to Britain's Aid in the Past. It Is Time for Us to Reciprocate," Says Brighton College Head Master

Children at one of England's leading schools, Brighton College, have launched a fundraising campaign in aid of the bushfire emergency in Australia....


08 Jan, 2020, 07:09 GMT Boardriders Announces Australia Bushfire Relief Efforts

Boardriders Inc., a global action sports and lifestyle company that designs, produces and distributes branded apparel, footwear and accessories under ...


06 Nov, 2019, 14:52 GMT Exigent partners with the Schulich School of Business to develop an AI-powered platform that evaluates the business impact of natural disaster management

Exigent, a leading technology provider and data-driven consulting organization, and the Schulich School of Business at York University have announced ...


05 Nov, 2019, 19:10 GMT Mainstream Renewable Power Closes USD$580 Million Wind and Solar Financing Deal in Chile

Global wind and solar development company, Mainstream Renewable Power ("Mainstream" or "The Company"), has reached financial close for the first...


12 Sep, 2019, 14:00 BST Natural Disaster Victims Rely on Advanced Batteries to Connect With the World

So many of us are reliant on batteries. Typically, batteries are used to power portable devices such as cellphones and tablets. However, with the...


10 Sep, 2019, 00:37 BST 14 Islands Of The Bahamas Are Ready To Welcome Visitors With Open Arms

The Islands Of The Bahamas is an archipelago with more than 700 islands and thousands of cays spread out over 100,000 square miles of ocean, starting ...


07 Sep, 2019, 04:03 BST FT Discover Dominica's Blossoming Ecotourism After Hurricane Maria, Supported by Its Citizenship by Investment Programme

A delegation from the FT Specialist division of the Financial Times is currently filming a documentary in Dominica on how the island has bounced back ...


01 Sep, 2019, 23:08 BST KSrelief Launches "Response" Initiative to Provide Treatment for Yemenis Injured in Recent Events in Aden and Abyan

According to a statement issued today by King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSrelief), the center "is following with keen interest the...