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Mar 14, 2017, 13:21 ET The Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa's Global Award for Women

Supreme Council for Women, Bahrain: The Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa's Global Award for Women Empowerment was launched at the...


Mar 14, 2017, 09:53 ET China's Trading Megacity Outlines Ambitious Agenda for Shared Sino-U.S. Economic Prosperity

Vice Mayor Cai Chaolin of the City of Guangzhou—China's trading and manufacturing capital with annual GDP of USD 290 billion—today convened more...


Mar 14, 2017, 06:37 ET La International Humanitarian City y ADRA entregan 100 toneladas de artículos de socorro en Madagascar

- A medida que la tormenta tropical ENAWO azota Madagascar, los miembros de la International Humanitarian City (PMA, UNHRD, OMS y...


Mar 14, 2017, 02:00 ET Johnson & Johnson Names Winners of First Africa Innovation Challenge

Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) today named the winners of the first Africa Innovation Challenge at the Global Entrepreneurship Congress. The...


Mar 13, 2017, 14:37 ET World Affairs Council-Washington, DC to honor Jane Goodall Institute, Corporation for Public Broadcasting, Marymount University, Blackboard Inc. and Republic of Colombia at annual HONORS: Gala

The World Affairs Council-Washington, DC (WAC-DC) annual HONORS: Global Education Gala is an event that recognizes organizations who demonstrate an...


Mar 13, 2017, 14:00 ET Executives From Des Moines, Calgary Partner To Lead Marketing Advisory Board

Greater Des Moines Partnership Chief Communications Officer Tiffany Tauscheck and Calgary Chamber Director of Marketing and Communications Scott...


Mar 13, 2017, 09:49 ET Shriners Hospitals for Children Brings Critically Injured Guatemalan Children to United States for Treatment

Shriners Hospitals for Children® has admitted seven children in critical condition with burn injuries suffered in the March 8 children's shelter...


Mar 13, 2017, 02:11 ET Tropischer Wirbelsturm ENAWO verwüstet Madagaskar: Mitglieder der International Humanitarian City (WFP, UNHRD, WHO und UNICEF) und ADRA schicken mit Unterstützung Seiner Hoheit Scheich Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum 100 Tonnen an Hilfsgütern

Unter der Leitung Seiner Hoheit Scheich Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vizepräsident und Premierminister der VAE und Herrscher von Dubai, sind...


Mar 12, 2017, 16:19 ET As Tropical Storm ENAWO Hits Madagascar: Members of the International Humanitarian City (WFP, UNHRD, WHO and UNICEF) and ADRA, Deliver 100 Tons of Relief Items Supported by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum

Under the direction of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai, around 100...


Mar 12, 2017, 15:26 ET Conference on Cross Border Terrorism in South Asia Discussed in United Nations

The Brussel's based South Asia Democratic Forum (SADF) organized on March 10, 2017 a conference on the sidelines of the 34th session of the United...


Mar 10, 2017, 11:41 ET Trans-Atlantic Partnership Aims to Boost University Business Startup Hubs in Austria and New York City

Two universities recognized for driving early-stage business activity in New York and Austria signed an agreement yesterday to jointly support tech...


Mar 10, 2017, 03:45 ET Brexit Deal: Jobs and Consumers Must Come First

In a keynote speech to the American Chambers of Commerce to the E.U. in Brussels, Fiona Dawson (Global President of Mars Food) will warn that...


Mar 09, 2017, 15:24 ET Long Island University's Hornstein Center Poll Shows Partisan Divide on Key Issues

Long Island University's Hornstein Center for Policy, Polling and Analysis released a new poll with information about the emerging global...


Mar 09, 2017, 14:49 ET Memorandum of Understanding Signed in Oyo to Protect Congo Basin

A declaration signed today by nine African nations will contribute to efforts to reduce global warming and improve local economies Ministers...


Mar 09, 2017, 10:52 ET Leading Mexican Presidential Contender to Address National Press Club Newsmaker March 15 on President Donald Trump's Immigration Initiatives and Other Issues

Mexico is gearing up for a presidential election in June 2018 and the leading contender in a crowded field, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, the...


Mar 09, 2017, 10:21 ET The National WWII Museum Honors War Correspondents on New European Tour

The National WWII Museum today announced a new educational travel program – Writing the War: In the Footsteps of WWII Correspondents. From...


Mar 08, 2017, 18:18 ET Government Spending Global Group of Eight (G8) Industry Guide 2017

Summary The G8 Government Spending industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size...


Mar 08, 2017, 17:04 ET Conference on Pakistan Hosted in the US Congress

Speaking before Congressional staff on Tuesday, March 7th, 2017, Congressman Ted Poe (R-TX) - who chairs the House subcommittee on...


Mar 08, 2017, 15:11 ET March 24 "Israel Lobby and American Policy" conference program at the National Press Club

The March 24 all-day conference "The Israel Lobby and American Policy" at the National Press Club features the following...


Mar 08, 2017, 14:12 ET Anne Hathaway, UN Women's Global Goodwill Ambassador, Calls To End The Burden Of Unpaid Care Work On International Women's Day

In her first major speech at the United Nations, American award-winning actor and UN Women's Global Goodwill Ambassador Anne Hathaway called for a...


Mar 08, 2017, 09:48 ET Knights of Columbus Urges Prayer at Crucial Juncture for Middle Eastern Christians

Noting that 2017 may be "the decisive year in determining whether many Christian communities throughout the Middle East will continue to exist,"...


Mar 08, 2017, 09:15 ET Higher Ed Watchdog: BDS Movement Threatens Free Speech, Academic Freedom

In a forthcoming report, a leading national higher education watchdog organization describes how the international movement to pressure...


Mar 08, 2017, 06:08 ET Gulf Cyber Security Heads and International Experts Meet to Combat Evolving Cyber Security Threats

Over 1,300 IT and security stakeholders gathered in Riyadh to advance discussions on collaboration, standardization and a unified approach to...


Mar 08, 2017, 04:40 ET TRT World - Women on War

Reporting from the Front Line TRT World's special round table to be broadcast on International Women's Day 8 March 2017 On 8 March 2017,...