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14 Dec, 2018, 18:12 GMT Onlineprinters Donates EUR 5,000 to Youth Welfare Organisation

Catalogue from art therapy for young people Onlineprinters has continued its support of Refugio, a non-profit counselling and treatment centre for...


14 Dec, 2018, 18:06 GMT Onlineprinters Donates EUR 5,000 to Youth Welfare Organisation

Catalogue from art therapy for young people Onlineprinters has continued its support of Refugio, a non-profit counselling and treatment centre for...


14 Dec, 2018, 17:16 GMT Business Reporter: Saudi Arabia Digitalises the Educational System to Meet With Technology's Demands on the Workforce

As part of the National Transformation Programme (NTP), the Saudi Arabia's Ministry of Education (MoE) equips students and teachers with the skills...


14 Dec, 2018, 16:06 GMT Detecting Work-related Diseases Using Alert and Sentinel Systems: New Research

A new report details the findings of a major project in which the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA) brought together experts...


14 Dec, 2018, 14:00 GMT Concordia Maritime Presents a Web Quiz Together With Keep Sweden Tidy

This spring, Concordia Maritime started a collaboration with the non-profit organization Keep Sweden Tidy, and during the autumn we organized a...


14 Dec, 2018, 10:59 GMT LSBF Launches Global Accounting Initiative to Combine Top Academic Awards with Professional ACCA Qualification

The degree will combine ACCA programmes with business courses from institutions around the world London School of Business and Finance (LSBF) has...


14 Dec, 2018, 10:50 GMT Knowledge Summit Wraps Up Successful 5th Edition in Dubai

The Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Knowledge Foundation (MBRF) concluded the fifth Knowledge Summit, held on December 5-6, 2018, at the Dubai World...


14 Dec, 2018, 08:56 GMT Kanazawa University Research: Neuroscience-protein That Divides the Brain

A recent study published in iScience researchers at Kanazawa University describes the role of a molecule, Netrin, in creating borders inside the...


14 Dec, 2018, 08:00 GMT Ban Ki-moon attends launch of Global Compact Network Thailand, setting off private-sector collaboration for country's sustainable development

Former United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has recently visited Thailand to celebrate the official launch of Global Compact Network Thailand ...


14 Dec, 2018, 07:30 GMT Zoo Sauvage de Saint-Félicien, in Canada, Announces an Unusual Event, the Birth of a Second Polar Bear Cub in Less Than 15 Days

Zoo sauvage de Saint-Félicien, located in Canada, is happy and proud to confirm the birth, on Tuesday, December 11, of a second polar bear cub within ...


13 Dec, 2018, 17:03 GMT Elsevier and Leiden University Libraries Establish Fellowship Program for Digital Scholarship

Elsevier collaborates with Leiden University Libraries' Centre for Digital Scholarship and Scaliger Institute to enhance the study of digital...


13 Dec, 2018, 16:26 GMT Pragmatic Revisions To Great Britain's Smart Metering Programme Could Mitigate Unanticipated Challenges, According To Brattle Economists

A new discussion paper authored by Brattle economists reviews the risks to the success of Great Britain's smart metering programme, relying on data...


13 Dec, 2018, 15:30 GMT MOOC Market Worth $20.8 Billion by 2023 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

According to a new market research report "MOOC Market by Component (Platforms (XMOOC and CMOOC), Services), Course (Humanities, Computer Science and ...


13 Dec, 2018, 11:00 GMT PewDiePie Raises 239 Thousand Pounds to Support CRY

In a unique bid to raise money for the underprivileged children of India, PewDiePie aka Felix Kjellberg, UK-based Swedish YouTuber set an online...


13 Dec, 2018, 10:28 GMT DOC Research Institute Launches its First Essay Competition for Young International Researchers

The Dialogue of Civilizations Research Institute (DOC) announces the launch of 'My Country, Our World in 2030', an essay competition for researchers...


13 Dec, 2018, 10:00 GMT AI and Data Science: SKEMA Business School to Launch a Global Augmented Intelligence Laboratory

SKEMA Business School to launch a global augmented intelligence laboratory, the SKEMA AI Global Lab. The aim of SKEMA Business School, which is...


13 Dec, 2018, 08:55 GMT Kanazawa University Research: Light-induced Modification of a Carboxylic Acid With an Aminocyclopropenone

Researchers at Kanazawa University report in The Journal of Organic Chemistry that carboxylic acids, functional groups contained in biomolecules,...


13 Dec, 2018, 07:00 GMT Apadmi Launches Festive Fundraising Campaign to Support Local Children's Charity

One Manchester-based company has banned Bublé and said "no" to more Mariah this year, building an alternative playlist of Christmas songs. Their...


13 Dec, 2018, 07:00 GMT H&D Wireless Selected by Skanska to Increase Security in the Construction Industry Using the Internet of Things

Every year about 7-8 people die in Sweden in work-related accidents, while the number of occupational accidents reported is around 3,500. Some of the ...


12 Dec, 2018, 20:13 GMT Parkening International Guitar Competition Accepting Applications for 2019 Competition

The 2019 Parkening International Guitar Competition, which will be held at Pepperdine University in Malibu, CA, between Tuesday, May 28, and...


12 Dec, 2018, 14:34 GMT Costa Rica and the Netherlands to Become NDC Partnership Co-Chairs in 2019 and 2020

At a high-level event on the sidelines of the United Nations Climate Conference COP24 honoring two years of collaboration to advance climate and...


12 Dec, 2018, 12:00 GMT Unmanned Aerial System Proves Valuable for Firefighting Crews at Northern California's Camp Fire

Insitu, a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company, assisted from the air in the firefight against the Camp Fire in Northern California, now...


12 Dec, 2018, 11:30 GMT Technology Innovation Spurs Food & Beverage Processing and Packaging Equipment Market Growth Opportunities

Growth in the global food and beverage processing and packaging equipment market looks promising over the next four years. Frost & Sullivan's latest...


12 Dec, 2018, 10:36 GMT Solar Power Companies Employ New Business Models to Generate Growth Opportunities and Overcome Price Barriers

After a dip in 2016, the European solar power market recovered remarkably in 2017 to add 8.6 GW of solar capacity. This growth was largely driven by...


12 Dec, 2018, 09:35 GMT Education Apps Market (CAGR of 27.46%) is Driven by Rise in Educational Startups and Development of Wearable Technologies: Radiant Insights, Inc.

The global Education Apps Market is likely to grow at a significant CAGR of 27.46% during the period 2018-2022. Smart devices enable students to...