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02 Jul, 2019, 12:04 BST The ABF The Soldiers Charity Launches Operation Bletchley, a Virtual Visit Through Wartime Britain

ABF The Soldiers' Charity, has launched Operation Bletchley, a family friendly challenge that takes guests on a virtual visit through wartime...


02 Jul, 2019, 12:00 BST EPAM Expands Education and Learning Offerings With Acquisition of Competentum

EPAM Systems, Inc. (NYSE:EPAM), a leading global provider of digital platform engineering and software development services, today announced its...


02 Jul, 2019, 11:10 BST 3D Printing and Lightweighting to Create a Dynamic Year for the Global Chemicals and Materials in Infrastructure and Mobility Application Sector

Key trends such as 3D printing, digital transformation, circular economy, lightweighting, and C02 as feedstock are poised to create a dynamic year...


02 Jul, 2019, 10:00 BST Henley & Partners: Asian Countries Dominate as UK and US Passport Power Declines

Moving into the third quarter of 2019, Japan and Singapore hold onto top spot on the Henley Passport Index, with a visa-free/visa-on-arrival score of ...


02 Jul, 2019, 09:00 BST Eye Surgeons Celebrate Global Vision Correction Month by Sharing Personal Journeys

July is Global Vision Correction Month and members of the Refractive Surgery Alliance (RSA), a global professional organization of leading eye...


02 Jul, 2019, 09:00 BST UK Business Report by Centrica Finds: Our Workplaces Can Be the 'Power Plants of the Future'

Energy savvy businesses are more likely to be successful – six in ten (58%) best performing businesses demonstrate advanced energy leadership Only...


01 Jul, 2019, 19:15 BST Professor Jin-Guang Teng Assumes Office as the New PolyU President

The new President of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU), Prof. Jin-Guang TENG, takes office today. Over the next couple of months, he aims...


01 Jul, 2019, 18:21 BST Owen D. Thomas is the New Global Chairman of the Urban Land Institute

Owen D. Thomas, chief executive officer of Boston Properties (NYSE: BXP), the largest publicly traded developer and owner of Class A office...


01 Jul, 2019, 17:02 BST SC Johnson CEO Talks Microplastics, Ocean Health with Leading Marine Pollution Expert

Sometimes it's the smallest things that lead to the biggest environmental problems. That's why SC Johnson Chairman and CEO Fisk Johnson sat down with ...


01 Jul, 2019, 12:47 BST Global Views Monthly Together with Elsevier Announce the 2019 Taiwan University Ranking Results

Global Views Monthly (GVM) and Elsevier, the global information analytics business specializing in science and health, commemorated their three-year...


01 Jul, 2019, 12:00 BST Alkermes Demonstrates Commitment to Local Community for 11th Consecutive Year With Largest Volunteer Event in Company History

Alkermes plc (Nasdaq: ALKS) today announced that for the 11th consecutive year, employees took a day out of the office to roll up their sleeves and...


01 Jul, 2019, 11:30 BST Simplilearn Collaborates With IBM to Introduce Four Master's Programs in Data Science, Artificial Intelligence Fields

Global online training provider Simplilearn today announced a collaboration with IBM (NYSE: IBM) to introduce four master's programs in the fields of ...


01 Jul, 2019, 11:03 BST International Seminar on Greening Africa's Financial System Held in Morocco Co-hosted by Tsinghua University and Casablanca Finance City

The International Seminar on Greening Africa's Financial System, co-hosted by Tsinghua University and Casablanca Finance City, was held on June...


01 Jul, 2019, 09:17 BST Research by GKRE Suggests That Glasgow Will Lead the Way in Scotland's Flexible Workspace Drive

A lack of new development and Grade A space in Glasgow are key factors in a surge of flexible workspace operators entering the market in the past...


01 Jul, 2019, 09:00 BST CRU: Clouds in the Fed's Crystal Ball Means Dollar Strength Will Persist

A mere six months ago, we were trying to decide how much further the Fed might raise interest rates in order to reach the so-called "neutral level"....


01 Jul, 2019, 08:00 BST SKEMA Business School's MSc Programme Ranked 3rd in The Economist's Masters in Management Ranking

SKEMA Business School's MSc International Business programme has been ranked 3rd in the Masters in Management 2019 ranking published by The Economist....


01 Jul, 2019, 04:00 BST In-depth Cooperation with Northeast Asian Partners - Liaoning Speeds up the Pace of Opening up to the Outside World

Data shows that so far, Japan has invested in more than 7,000 enterprises in Liaoning, with an investment totaling $24 billion. That goes not only to ...


28 Jun, 2019, 12:00 BST Wollo, world's first family-focused token, lists on Liquid

Global cryptocurrency platform Liquid.com (Liquid) listed Wollo (WLO), a Stellar-based token, for secondary trading. Photo -...


28 Jun, 2019, 12:00 BST Changed Number of Shares and Votes in SEMAFO

MONTREAL, Québec, June 28, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - SEMAFO (TSX: SMF) (OMX: SMF) reports the following, in accordance with the Swedish Financial...


28 Jun, 2019, 11:17 BST Support for The Humane League's Animal Welfare Campaign Surges, as Consumers Make a Stand on Twitter

The Humane League's #McGhoster campaign is acting as a wake-up call to the fast-food industry leader McDonald's, with more than 21,000 signatures...


28 Jun, 2019, 07:00 BST Amerigo Education: American Private Catholic Schools Are Attracting More International Students

The 2019-2020 admission season for international students into American Private Schools is moving into the final months. According to IIE, the number ...


27 Jun, 2019, 21:27 BST Political Will and Innovative Finance - Key to Making African Smart Cities a Reality

Laurent Lamothe took part in Angotic, Angola's most reputable innovation forum. Lamothe, known as Haiti's most successful and longest-serving Prime...


27 Jun, 2019, 13:21 BST Medical Cannabis Evidence Portal Launched by the Academy of Medical Cannabis

A new, comprehensive and free to use evidence portal providing healthcare professionals with access to the latest peer-reviewed scientific research...


27 Jun, 2019, 13:12 BST Xi'an Launches Bid to Become China's Startup Hub With a Series of New Graduate Policy Initiative

Xi'an, the capital city of China's Shaanxi province, announced the launch of a series of new startup policy recently. The policy aims to leverage the ...


27 Jun, 2019, 13:00 BST TRACE Awards Two Africa Teams 2019 Prize For Investigative Reporting: Stories Uncover Wartime Corruption and Bribery In Oil Sales

The TRACE Foundation, a non-profit organization established by TRACE to support projects that encourage greater commercial transparency, last night...