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Aug 13, 2018, 17:51 ETU.S. Department of Commerce Announces Final Antidumping and Countervailing Duties on Stainless Steel Flanges from India, Reports Wiley Rein

Today, the U.S. Department of Commerce (Commerce) announced the final decision in its antidumping and countervailing duty investigations into...


Aug 10, 2018, 16:24 ETKingdom's Ministry of Justice Responds to Comments Made by Canadian Foreign Ministry, Stresses Judicial Independence

In response to statements made by the Canadian Foreign Minister and Canadian Embassy in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on the purported "civil society...


Aug 10, 2018, 11:32 ETEnglish Court of Appeal Sides With Award Creditors And Shuts Down Local Enforcement Proceedings Against Kazakhstan

The Court of Appeal of England and Wales (Civil Division) has cleared the way for the Stati parties to end their English enforcement proceedings...


Aug 10, 2018, 11:25 ETUnder Pres. Trump, Turkey is Experiencing Difference Between Being an Ally or Foe, says Family Research Council

President Trump announced this morning a doubling of steel and aluminum tariffs on Turkey and also tweeted, "Our relations with Turkey are not good...


Aug 09, 2018, 13:32 ETAJC Dismayed by Colombia's Recognition of "Palestinian State"

AJC is dismayed that Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos, just prior to leaving office, recognized a Palestinian state despite his commitment...


Aug 09, 2018, 13:10 ETBoxboard Markets in Americas to Show Impact of US/China Trade Tensions

The Americas' boxboard sector is being jolted by China's ongoing waste-paper import restrictions. These policies have created a fiber deficit of at...


Aug 09, 2018, 07:34 ETThe LGBT Israel Task Force and Creator of Eurovision's Winning Song 'Toy' Fight for the Israeli LGBT Community and Present: 'Waiting in YouTube's Antechamber'

The LGBT Israel Task Force ('The Aguda') and renowned Israeli composer and song writer Doron Medalie are launching together with Google a very...


Aug 08, 2018, 21:07 ETCollier County Organizations to Share $2.7 Million Gift from United Arab Emirates for Hurricane Irma Relief Projects

As part of its commitment to help communities in Florida recover from Hurricane Irma, officials from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), The United Way...


Aug 08, 2018, 10:37 ETGreater Washington Urban League and American Jewish Committee (AJC) Stand United Against Hate

The Greater Washington Urban League and the American Jewish Committee (AJC) Washington Region call on civic, political and religious leaders to...


Aug 07, 2018, 17:49 ETAJC Welcomes New Sanctions on Iran

Following President Donald J. Trump's Executive Order yesterday, which restored major sanctions on Iran, AJC CEO David Harris issued the following...


Aug 07, 2018, 15:30 ETSAPRAC Volunteers Provide Aid to Victims of the Carr Fire in California's Worst-Hit City

The Saudi American Public Relation Affairs Committee (SAPRAC), in coordination with the Creekside Center of Redding, California, sent a team of Saudi ...


Aug 07, 2018, 10:09 ETNew Fund Covers Costs for Canadians Sponsoring Refugees

Special initiative brings together sponsors & funders to resettle UNHCR referred refugees to Canada OTTAWA, Aug.7, 2018 /PRNewswire/ - The University ...


Aug 07, 2018, 07:57 ET2018 Global Citizen Festival to be Headlined by The Weeknd, Janet Jackson, Shawn Mendes, Cardi B & Janelle Monáe

International advocacy organization Global Citizen today announced that headliners Janet Jackson, The Weeknd, Shawn Mendes, Cardi B, and Janelle...


Aug 06, 2018, 15:30 ETKayrouz Funds Building of Youth Hub Center in Batroun, Lebanon

Prominent Michigan Accident attorney Joumana Kayrouz announced this week that she will fund the building of a new youth hub center in Batroun,...


Aug 06, 2018, 15:08 ETAs Trump Administration Considers Reduction of Refugee Cap for 2019, Nation's Mayors Push for Increase

Today, the U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM), led by USCM President and Columbia (SC) Mayor Steve Benjamin and USCM CEO and Executive Director Tom...


Aug 06, 2018, 09:50 ETSeven Hundred Young African Leaders Forge Connections in Washington

Seven hundred young African leaders gathered in Washington, D.C. from July 30-August 1 for the 2018 Mandela Washington Fellowship Summit. Selected...


Aug 02, 2018, 11:25 ET154 Organizations Agree: Tobacco Industry Violates Human Rights

The Cape Town Declaration on Human Rights and a Tobacco-Free World, affirming that the production, marketing and sale of tobacco products is...


Aug 02, 2018, 09:00 ETHow has the Chinese army changed over 40 years?

A news report by China.org.cn on changes of the Chinese army over 40 years: August 1 this year marks the 91st anniversary of the founding of the...


Aug 01, 2018, 16:20 ETJanus Global Operations assists Iraqi government in restoring Ramadi cancer treatment machines for U.S. State Department program

Thanks to Janus Global Operations' explosive ordnance experts in Ramadi, Iraq, ISIS's efforts to disrupt stabilization and deny cancer treatment to...


Aug 01, 2018, 13:23 ETAVENIR GLOBAL acquires the top 10 independent public relations and communication company Padilla

Montreal-based holding and management company of PR and communication firms now a key player in the U.S. MONTREAL and MINNEAPOLIS, MN, Aug. 1, 2018...


Aug 01, 2018, 01:37 ETDelegácia európskych miest oceňuje Haikou ako ideálne miesto pre investície a startupy

20. júla navštívila delegácia európskych miest mesto Haikou. Ako uviedla kancelária pre propagáciu mestského výboru Haikou Čínskej ľudovej republiky, ...


Jul 31, 2018, 11:54 ETDelegation europäischer Städte lobt Haikou als idealen Ort für Investitionen und Start-ups

Am 20. Juli besuchte eine Delegation europäischer Städte die Stadt Haikou. Im Verlauf des Tages wurde ein tieferes Verständnis der Stadt Haikou...


Jul 31, 2018, 11:40 ETDionisio Gutiérrez, presidente de Fundación Libertad y Desarrollo, presenta su opinión de la crisis actual en Nicaragua

En una carta escrita en términos enérgicos publicada en la edición actual de la revista regional Estrategias y Negocios, Dionisio Gutiérrez escribió...


Jul 31, 2018, 09:44 ETUne délégation de villes européennes fait l'éloge de Haikou en tant que lieu idéal pour les investissements et la création d'entreprises

Le 20 juillet, une délégation de villes européennes s'est rendue en visite à Haikou. Au fil de la journée, ils ont acquis une meilleure compréhension ...


Jul 31, 2018, 09:40 ETDionisio Gutierrez, President of Fundación Libertad y Desarrollo, weighs in on the current crisis in Nicaragua

In a strongly worded open letter published in the current edition of the regional periodical Estrategias y Negocios, Dionisio Gutierrez wrote to a...