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11 Dec, 2018, 00:01 GMT SThree Raises £1 Million for SOS Children's Villages Charity to Support Underprivileged Children

STEM's leading recruiter, SThree plc, has raised £1m to support underprivileged children with programmes designed to help their dream futures become...


11 Dec, 2018, 00:01 GMT Control Risks: US China Trade Rift Foretells a New World Order Emerging in 2019

Control Risks, the specialist global risk consultancy says that a US policy of China containment is set to emerge as a pillar of the new world order...


10 Dec, 2018, 21:33 GMT King Salman Energy Park Sparks New Era of Growth for Saudi Arabia’s Energy Sector

HRH Crown Prince breaks ground for Energy Park with multinational companies Investors and tenants signing agreements to invest and establish...


10 Dec, 2018, 18:16 GMT MathemaTIC Wins Gold for the Best Advance in Custom Content

Vretta and SCRIPT, Luxembourg Ministry of Education, received the coveted Gold Award from the Brandon Hall Group for MathemaTIC in the category Best...


10 Dec, 2018, 16:58 GMT Ajman University Students Earn Top Honors for Sustainable Home in Solar Decathlon

Team AquaGreen, representing Ajman University (AU) in the United Arab Emirates, won top honors in two separate categories in the prestigious Solar...


10 Dec, 2018, 16:10 GMT Part-time School Teaching 'Does not Benefit Pupils', says Tutors International Founder Adam Caller

Adam Caller - founder of leading global tutoring company Tutors International - released a statement this week proposing top three reasons why...


10 Dec, 2018, 15:00 GMT As China's First and Only Host Institution for the Amgen Scholars Program, Tsinghua University is Accepting Global Applications

In November 2018, the Amgen Foundation expanded the Amgen Scholars Program (ASP) to 24 premier educational and research institutions worldwide....


10 Dec, 2018, 14:30 GMT Miami International Holdings Reports November 2018 Trading Activity for MIAX Exchange Group

Miami International Holdings, Inc. (MIH) today reported the November 2018 trading activity for its two fully electronic options exchanges – MIAX...


10 Dec, 2018, 12:00 GMT Domansky Calls for More Press Freedom in Ukraine

This release has been made on behalf of Andriy Domansky, Attorney at Law, by The International Foundation for Better Governance Speaking on...


10 Dec, 2018, 09:33 GMT Norman Logistics Sp.zo.o.: Poland's Success in Building a Sustainable State

Rolands Petersons, member of the board of Norman Logistics Sp.zo.o., offers his perspective For several years now, Poland has been able to...


10 Dec, 2018, 09:02 GMT Invitation for the Launch of the Hague Principles and the Earth Trusteeship Initiative

Monday, 10 December 2018 marks the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. On this day, "The Hague Principles for a Universal...


10 Dec, 2018, 06:22 GMT 2018 MakeX Robotics Competition Unveiled Global Champions and 2019 Programs to Online Matches

On December 9, MakeX Robotics Competition, initiated and sponsored by Makeblock, held its 2018 global finals at Nansha Stadium Guangzhou and...


07 Dec, 2018, 18:03 GMT Reimagine Education Awards 2019: QS and Wharton Announce the 'Oscars' of Educational Innovation

A company providing virtual laboratory experiences, one of the pioneers of blockchain-powered certification, and a university-led initiative...


07 Dec, 2018, 07:00 GMT New Energy Technology Could Save British Hospitality and Leisure Sector £310M-a-year, Report by Centrica Finds

UK businesses in the hospitality and leisure sector could save at least £310m-a-year on their energy bills by adopting new energy technologies like...


07 Dec, 2018, 00:01 GMT Soho Angels - The Night-time Volunteers Helping People Stay Safe This Festive Season

Specially trained volunteers will be out on the streets of Soho this festive season, ensuring Christmas revellers 'end the night right'. Whether...


06 Dec, 2018, 21:21 GMT School Loop Acquired by Think3

Think3, has acquired School Loop Inc., a leading provider of Learning Management (LMS) and Content Management (CMS) solutions used by major K-12...


06 Dec, 2018, 19:00 GMT In a Return to Ghana's Brong Ahafo Region, the U.S.-based African Bicycle Contribution Foundation Distributes its 340th free Bamboo Bicycle

The U.S.-based African Bicycle Contribution Foundation (ABCF) recently distributed an additional 50 free bamboo bicycles, to under-resourced students ...


06 Dec, 2018, 16:34 GMT Benchtop NMR Expands the Application Scope of Spectroscopy Far beyond Traditional Markets

Commercialized in 2012, the benchtop NMR spectrometers market is expected to grow at double digit rate with focus on academics and pharmaceuticals....


06 Dec, 2018, 15:53 GMT Discover Why it's Time to Revolutionize the Role of the Chief Innovation Officer at the 13th Annual New Product Innovation & Development: A Frost & Sullivan Executive MindXchange

Frost & Sullivan is pleased to announce that Mohan Nair, Senior Vice President and Chief Innovation Officer, Cambia Health Solutions, will give a...


06 Dec, 2018, 15:02 GMT Leadership Diversity in FTSE 100 Companies is Paying Some Dividends for Women but Not Ethnic Minorities

FTSE 100 companies on course to miss government diversity targets Britain's leading companies will struggle to meet a government-backed target that...


06 Dec, 2018, 13:39 GMT Parliament Fundraising Event in Aid of St George's Hospital Charity Children's Appeal

On Thursday 29 November an event was held at the Palace of Westminster in aid of St George's Hospital Charity Children's Appeal. The event was hosted ...


06 Dec, 2018, 13:04 GMT Haag-Streit Academy Announces Key Education Course Dates for 2019

Haag-Streit UK, the leading manufacturer and distributor of gold-standard optometry and ophthalmic equipment, is delighted to announce the...


06 Dec, 2018, 11:20 GMT Operation Dragon: New Evidence of the Scale of Corruption in the Illegal Turtle and Tortoise Trade in Southeast Asia - A Report by the Wildlife Justice Commission

The Wildlife Justice Commission (WJC) has released today, on the run up to Anti-Corruption Day, the report Operation Dragon: Revealing new evidence...


06 Dec, 2018, 10:10 GMT Medical Simulation Market Size Worth $5.25 Billion by 2026: Grand View Research, Inc.

The global healthcare/medical simulation market size is estimated to reach USD 5.25 billion by 2026, according to a new report by Grand View...


06 Dec, 2018, 09:00 GMT Encyclopaedia Britannica to Mark 250th Anniversary and 25th Year on the Internet

Encyclopaedia Britannica will celebrate 250 years of continuous operation on Monday, December 10. The anniversary also coincides with the 25th...