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04:00 GMT "OPPO Week" Smartphone Photography Workshop Tours UAE Universities, Offers Prizes for Best Shots

Leading global technology brand, OPPO, is taking its industry-leading smartphone photography expertise to students across the UAE, as part of its...


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...


24 Jan, 2020, 18:29 GMT Ukraine House Davos Reaches New Heights in 2020

Ukraine House Davos 2020 has surpassed the success of last year's event, strengthening the image of Ukraine as a modern, European country with...


24 Jan, 2020, 18:06 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...


24 Jan, 2020, 16:00 GMT Education for the Last Child, Key to India's Sustainable Growth: CRY

As the world celebrates the International Day of Education today, a close look at India's education status reveals that the nation with the largest...


24 Jan, 2020, 13:00 GMT God Nisanov and Zarakh Iliev: Russia's Biggest Rentiers

Following the successful implementation of the Group's strategy, its portfolio boasts assets that, together, yield the Group the highest rental...


24 Jan, 2020, 12:14 GMT WISE, an Initiative of Qatar Foundation, Has Unveiled Its Global Education Barometer

On the occasion of the International Day of Education, WISE, an initiative of Qatar Foundation, has released an extensive study on the views of young ...


24 Jan, 2020, 11:11 GMT "Reverend Moon: A 100-Year Legacy of Peace"

Members of the Family Federation for World Peace and Unification (colloquially known as the "Unification Church") are commemorating the 100th...


24 Jan, 2020, 10:00 GMT Heads of State, Government Ministers From Over 35 Countries Will Convene for International Summit on Balanced and Inclusive Education in Djibouti

Over 35 governments of African, Asian, Middle Eastern, Pacific, Latin American and Caribbean countries will officially be represented at the III...


24 Jan, 2020, 05:01 GMT Imaginable Futures, New Global Philanthropic Investment Firm Focused on Learning, Spins Off from Omidyar Network

Imaginable Futures, a new global philanthropic firm focusing on unlocking human potential through learning, launched today. Founded and funded by...


24 Jan, 2020, 04:30 GMT Join India's Biggest EdTech Event - EdTechReview Conference, Expo, Pitch & Awards on 5-6 March, 2020

EdTechReview 2020 is a two-day event with Conference, Expo, Pitch & Awards to be held at The Leela Ambience Gurugram, India on 5-6 March, 2020....


23 Jan, 2020, 18:31 GMT Global Dignity Announces Dignity in the Workplace Training at the World Economic Forum's Annual Meeting in Davos

The international nonprofit Global Dignity announced the launch of its new Dignity in the Workplace initiative at the World Economic Forum's Annual...


23 Jan, 2020, 18:12 GMT IMA Offers 50% Off CMA Fees to Candidates in Lebanon

IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) announced a 50% discount on all CMA fees for new and current members in Lebanon in support of accounting...


23 Jan, 2020, 16:22 GMT Kernel Is a Leader of Corporate Sustainability

It was announced on 22/01/19, Kernel is among the top three winners of the "Sustainable Ukraine" rankings of corporate sustainability business in...


23 Jan, 2020, 16:03 GMT Tutors International Issues Comment on the Fallout of the US College Admissions Bribery Scheme

Tutors International, the leading provider of elite private tuition services globally, has released public comment on the 2019 US college admissions...


23 Jan, 2020, 14:04 GMT Applitools Announces Winners of the Global Visual AI Rockstar Hackathon

Applitools, the leading provider of Intelligent Functional and Visual Testing Through Visual AI, today announced the 100 winners and 10 Grand Prize...


23 Jan, 2020, 12:51 GMT Makeblock Announced STEAM On Board Global Program at BETT, Expected to Reach 10,000 Schools in 2020

On Jan 22, Makeblock, the global STEAM education solution provider, showcased at BETT London together with 800 leading educational companies. At...


23 Jan, 2020, 12:18 GMT Alwaleed Philanthropies 40th Anniversary Recognised at Leading Davos Event

Alwaleed Philanthropies, chaired by HRH Prince Alwaleed Bin Talal Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the global philanthropic foundation, received recognition at ...


23 Jan, 2020, 11:30 GMT Animal/Veterinary Ultrasound Market Worth $448 Million by 2025 - Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

According to the new market research report "Animal/Veterinary Ultrasound Market by Type (2D, 3D/4D, Doppler), Technology, Product (Portable,...


23 Jan, 2020, 09:15 GMT National Maritime Museum in Amsterdam Makes Spectacular Art Acquisition in the UK

The National Maritime Museum in Amsterdam (Het Scheepvaartmuseum) has purchased two rare, royally commissioned tapestries designed by Willem van de...


23 Jan, 2020, 09:05 GMT 'CUE Cards' Launched by Avid Games Entertains and Educates Children and Adults Alike

CUE Cards by Avid Games is designed to inspire curiosity in all ages. With an emphasis on culture and STEM (*Science, Technology, Engineering and...


23 Jan, 2020, 08:00 GMT SUSE Joins Forces with Endurance Athlete Lewis Pugh; Sponsors World's First Swim in East Antarctic Supra-Glacial Lake to Fight Climate Change and Create 1 million sq km Marine Protected Area

SUSE®, the world's largest independent open source software company, is sponsoring Lewis Pugh's historic swim across a supra-glacial lake in East...


23 Jan, 2020, 08:00 GMT Language App Busuu Acquires Live Video Tutoring Company Verbling

Busuu, one of the world's most popular language-learning platforms, today announced that it has acquired the live video tutoring company Verbling....


23 Jan, 2020, 07:44 GMT Ping An Presents Poverty Alleviation Model at Davos Forum on Sustainable Development

Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. (hereafter "Ping An" or the "Group", HKEx:2318; SSE:601318) presented its smart poverty alleviation...


23 Jan, 2020, 06:45 GMT New World Development Sets "Sustainability Vision 2030" to Reduce Energy and Carbon Intensity by 50% and Launches Initiatives to Incubate Next-Gen Changemakers

Driven to bring actionable solutions to environmental and societal challenges locally and globally, Adrian Cheng - Executive vice-chairman and...