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15 Feb, 2019, 12:08 GMT Absolute Digital Media Shortlisted For Charity Campaign of the Year at the UK Biddable Media Awards 2019

2019 is off to a strong start for the team at Absolute Digital Media. Following their exciting new rebrand, they have now been nominated for Charity...


15 Feb, 2019, 10:30 GMT Global Business Summit to Address Challenges of a World in Transition

5th Edition of The Global Business Summit to be held on 22nd and 23rd February 2019 in New Delhi to witness presence of global CEOs, economists,...


15 Feb, 2019, 09:00 GMT Oil and gas M&A deal value increased in 2018 despite lower deal volume

Global oil and gas total deal value increased by US$ 79.7b during 2018 to reach US$426.8b, despite a decrease of 18% in deal volume. This is...


14 Feb, 2019, 11:14 GMT Vital Clues for Leveraging Word-of-mouth Marketing Through Social Media

In collaboration with researchers in the USA and New Zealand, Dongguk University's Professor Yung Kyun Choi has identified what influences young...


14 Feb, 2019, 09:00 GMT AgDevCo Expands Portfolio in Uganda to Develop Local Pork Industry

AgDevCo and Centurion Agricultural Partners are pleased to announce a multimillion-dollar investment in the Nakifuma Farming Company, a new 390-sow...


13 Feb, 2019, 17:42 GMT 16 Longevity Scientists Have A Valentine's Day Message For The World

A group of leading scientists devoted to research on the mechanisms of biological aging today announced the formation of the Academy for Health and...


13 Feb, 2019, 15:30 GMT McCall MacBain Foundation Makes Single-Largest Gift in Canadian History to Create a Flagship Graduate Scholarship Program at McGill University

Today, John and Marcy McCall MacBain announce the creation of the McCall MacBain Scholarships at McGill through a landmark gift of $200 million...


13 Feb, 2019, 07:00 GMT EIT Digital: Enhancing the Global Impact of European Innovation

The EIT Digital Strategic Innovation Agenda 2020-2022 EIT Digital presented its Strategic Innovation Agenda for the period 2020-2022, outlining plans ...


12 Feb, 2019, 23:30 GMT IBM Announces Additional $25 Million Investment to Put Technology to Work Saving Lives

Think 2019 -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced Code and Response, a new $25 million, four-year deployment initiative to put open source technologies...


12 Feb, 2019, 17:05 GMT Frost & Sullivan Publishes Immediate Report 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...


12 Feb, 2019, 17:02 GMT Queen Noor of Jordan Leads World Figures in Oxford University's Memorial Marking the 20th Anniversary of the Death of HM King Hussein of Jordan

Her Majesty Queen Noor Al-Hussein led a cavalcade of tributes to her late husband, HM King Hussein of Jordan, at a memorial event at Oxford to mark...


12 Feb, 2019, 16:35 GMT Queen Noor of Jordan Leads World Figures in Oxford University’s Memorial Marking the 20th Anniversary of the Death of HM King Hussein of Jordan

Her Majesty Queen Noor Al-Hussein led a cavalcade of tributes to her late husband, HM King Hussein of Jordan, at a memorial event at Oxford to mark...


12 Feb, 2019, 13:00 GMT Bill and Melinda Gates Release 2019 Annual Letter: "Things We Didn't See Coming"

Today, Bill and Melinda Gates share their 2019 Annual Letter, "Things We Didn't See Coming." In this year's letter, Bill and Melinda share nine...


12 Feb, 2019, 12:00 GMT Healthcare Education Solutions Market Growing Steady at 7.4% CAGR to 2023, Dominated by Classroom-Based and E-Learning Mode of Online Education

Healthcare education solutions market analysis by classroom-based and e-learning delivery mode study report added in RnRMarketResearch. The global...


12 Feb, 2019, 11:58 GMT Kanazawa University Research: Molecular-weight Polymer Selection by One-dimensional Confinement

Researchers at Kanazawa University report in Nature Communications that a crystal of molecules known as pillar[5]arenes can form a host–guest...


12 Feb, 2019, 11:12 GMT Compulsory Home Education Register: Tutors International Calls for Broader Consultation of Home Education Communities in England

Following new backing for a compulsory register of home-educated children in England, Tutors International founder Adam Caller has called for a...


12 Feb, 2019, 09:08 GMT ICMA's 2019 EXPO Focuses On Cards and How the World Transacts

The International Card Manufacturers Association (ICMA), a global trade association for card manufacturers, personalizers, issuers and suppliers,...


12 Feb, 2019, 08:00 GMT Call for Entries: International Competition "beyond bauhaus – prototyping the future”

To mark the centennial anniversary of the Bauhaus, in 2019, "Germany - Land of Ideas" is seeking visionary design concepts / Apply online by 31 March ...


12 Feb, 2019, 07:23 GMT Kawasaki INnovation Gateway at SKYFRONT Research Highlights, 'Replicating Parkinson's Disease Brains in the Laboratory' and 'Mapping Brain Function of Monkey'

Researchers affiliated with the Kawasaki INnovation Gateway at SKYFRONT report on "Replicating Parkinson's disease brains in the laboratory" and...


12 Feb, 2019, 01:00 GMT AACSB's Accreditation Quality Management System Achieves ISO 9001:2015

In dedication to fostering the highest standards in business education, serving as a connector to the global business community, and developing...


11 Feb, 2019, 14:00 GMT 50th Anniversary of Sophia Antipolis, The First Science and Technology Hub in Europe

Jean LEONETTI, Mayor of Antibes Juan les Pins, President of the Sophia Antipolis Metropolitan Council and of the Sophia Antipolis Joint Association...


11 Feb, 2019, 13:24 GMT HS-UK to Hold Exciting CET Sessions at Optrafair 2019

Haag-Streit UK (HS-UK), the leading manufacturer and distributor of gold-standard optometry and ophthalmic equipment, is pleased to announce that...


11 Feb, 2019, 13:00 GMT National Geographic and Sky Ocean Ventures Launch Global Search for Alternatives to Single-Use Plastics

National Geographic and Sky Ocean Ventures have launched a global search for innovative solutions to help tackle the world's single-use plastic...


11 Feb, 2019, 11:00 GMT Fudan MBA ranked 34th in Financial Times Global MBA Ranking 2019

Fudan MBA ranked 34th in the world and No. 1 for the university based b-schools in mainland China in the newly released Global MBA Ranking 2019 by...


10 Feb, 2019, 16:22 GMT Accounting Program at Ajman University Earns International Accreditation From ACCA

Ajman University's Bachelor of Science in Accounting Program has been accredited by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). A...