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11 May, 2017, 12:27 ET Thousands March Across 42nd Street For Freedom To Meditate

On May 12th, beginning at 9:30am at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, over 10,000 people will gather for the annual World Falun Dafa Day Parade. The parade...


11 May, 2017, 10:36 ET AJC Convenes Meeting of African, Israeli UN Ambassadors

To further advance Africa-Israel ties, AJC's Africa Institute hosted a dinner meeting for 15 African ambassadors and the Israeli ambassador to the...


11 May, 2017, 08:03 ET NAWBO National Expands International Footprint

The National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) is expanding its international reach through partnerships and participation in global...


11 May, 2017, 04:37 ET Les résultats des élections françaises positifs pour l'UE et les marchés mondiaux

Par Krishna Memani, Directeur des investissements pour OppenheimerFunds Politique partisane mise à part, la victoire à l'élection...


11 May, 2017, 02:00 ET Handel und Industrie verkennen die Relevanz der Geldwäsche-Gesetzgebung

Zum 26. Juni 2017 erfolgt die Umsetzung der vierten EU-Geldwäscherichtlinie in deutsches Recht – der Gesetzentwurf dazu liegt derzeit...


10 May, 2017, 17:00 ET Committee of 100 to Host 2017 Awards Gala Dinner to promote U.S.-China Relations on Thursday, May 18, 2017

The Committee of 100 -- the nation's premier non-partisan organization focused on U.S.-China relations and Chinese American advancement -- will...


10 May, 2017, 12:40 ET Les compagnies d'électricité africaines vont mener des séances spécifiques aux pays lors du 19e Forum africain de l'Énergie 2017 au Danemark

Les compagnies d'électricité africaines vont avoir une forte représentation sur le Forum africain de l'Énergie au mois de juin, car des PDG venus...


10 May, 2017, 11:21 ET Las compañías eléctricas africanas lideran las sesiones por país en el Africa Energy Forum 2017

- Las compañías eléctricas africanas lideran las sesiones por país en la 19 edición del Africa Energy Forum 2017 en Dinamarca Las compañías...


10 May, 2017, 11:19 ET Afrikanische Versorgungsunternehmen leiten länderspezifische Sitzungen auf dem 19. Africa Energy Forum 2017 in Dänemark

Afrikanische Versorgungsunternehmen werden auf dem Africa Energy Forum in Dänemark diesen Juni stark vertreten sein, wenn CEOs aus Kenia,...


10 May, 2017, 06:31 ET African Utilities to Lead Country-specific Sessions at the 19th Africa Energy Forum 2017 in Denmark

African utilities will have a strong representation at the Africa Energy Forum in Denmark this June as CEOs from Kenya, Ethiopia, Morocco,...


09 May, 2017, 22:00 ET International Airline Association Calls for Immediate Hold on Electronics Ban Expansion to Europe

APEX (Airline Passenger Experience Association), a four-decade-old international airline trade association, called for a hold on the electronics...


09 May, 2017, 11:15 ET 2017 Jeep® Grand Cherokee Qualifies for Japan's Eco-Car Tax Incentive

- 2017 Jeep® Grand Cherokee qualifies for Japan's Eco-Car consumer tax incentive – only the second gas-powered "all-American"...


09 May, 2017, 09:00 ET Kiss the Kremlin: now LGBTQ can literally protest in Russia, thanks to Instagram and Ssex Bbox

The LGBTQ community faces prejudice everywhere. But in most countries, we are free to publicly protest, fight for our rights, and even hold our...


09 May, 2017, 07:00 ET New PRRI/The Atlantic Survey Analysis Finds Cultural Displacement--Not Economic Hardship--More Predictive of White Working Class Support for Trump

White working-class voters who reported feelings of cultural dislocation or favored deportation of illegal immigrants were more than three times...


08 May, 2017, 17:12 ET IRmep asks appeals court to block Trump transfer of $3.7 billion in US aid to nuclear Israel

On May 8, 2017 IRmep Director Grant F. Smith filed an emergency motion asking the US Court of Appeals for an injunction on the immanent transfer of...


08 May, 2017, 14:24 ET CDA Announces Emily Mendrala as New Executive Director

The Center for Democracy in the Americas (CDA) is proud to announce that Emily Mendrala, a former foreign policy advisor in President Obama's...


08 May, 2017, 06:02 ET Le président de la Fédération de l'industrie allemande (BDI) Dieter Kempf: La victoire électorale d'Emmanuel Macron donne de l'espoir à l'Europe

- Paris et Berlin doivent agir ensemble - Industrie pour une France forte en Europe La victoire électorale d'Emmanuel Macron...


05 May, 2017, 21:04 ET Committee of 100 to Host 2017 Annual Conference to Promote U.S.-China Relations in Washington, D.C. on May 18-20, 2017

The Committee of 100 – the premier non-partisan organization focused on U.S.-China relations and Chinese American advancement – will host its 2017...


05 May, 2017, 10:36 ET At UN chemicals meeting, political will clashes with narrow commercial interest, reports IPEN

Governments at the Stockholm Convention Conference of the Parties (COP8) agreed to add three toxic chemicals to the treaty, DecaBDE, SCCPs, and...


05 May, 2017, 10:13 ET OBOR Discussion Takes Place in the European Parliament, Hosted by SADF

A conference titled 'European Union and OBOR', hosted by the Brussels-based South Asia Democratic Forum (SADF), was held in the European...


05 May, 2017, 07:25 ET El Gobierno Civil de Taiwán hace hincapié en la necesidad de la autodeterminación en una gala con Politico News

El Gobierno Civil de Taiwán (TCG), un grupo de educación y promoción, fue el coanfitrión del evento Politico Playbook Powerlist Reception el 3 de...


04 May, 2017, 15:00 ET Green Businesses Nationwide Urge Trump Administration to Stay in the Paris Climate Agreement

Green America's Green Business Network is urging the Trump Administration to keep the United States in the Paris Climate Agreement. This historic...


04 May, 2017, 11:52 ET Saudi Arabia serving as proxy for Erdogan as he extends his anti-human rights campaign to Turks living all over the world

The following is a statement from Gotham Government Relations on behalf of 11 Turkish citizens in exile mentioned below: Saudi Arabia – a country...


04 May, 2017, 10:10 ET Lors d'une cérémonie organisée par Politico News, le Taiwan Civil Government insiste sur le droit de Taïwan à l'autodétermination

Le 3 mai, le Taiwan Civil Government (TCG), un groupe éducatif et de sensibilisation, a co-organisé la Politico Playbook Powerlist Reception, qui a...