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Geneva Association Ernst Meyer Prize Recognizes Academic Contributions to Key Issues Facing Insurance Industry

2019 prize jointly awarded for two doctoral theses: one on insurability of catastrophic risks and one on insurance and financial stability ZURICH, Aug. 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2019 Geneva Association Ernst Meyer Prize has been granted toChristian Kubitza of Goethe University (Frankfurt) for ...

2019-08-22 18:53 274

Dreame is Hosting a Writing Contest to Celebrating Its Anniversary

SINGAPORE, Aug. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- With Dreame ushering in its one year anniversaryin August, it is hosting a writing contest -- "Show Your Girl Power" to celebrate such occasion.The contest lasts until 1 November, 2019 and is open to public, butthe stories must be written in English to be ...

2019-08-19 16:59 537

China Literature Announces 2019 Interim Results

HONG KONG, Aug. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- China Literature Limited ("China Literature" or "the Company", stock code: 0772), a leading online literature platform inChina, today announced the unaudited consolidated results for the six months endedJune 30, 2019. Results Highlights (1) * Total rev...

2019-08-12 16:43 6718

Australian dictionary changes definition of 'monolid' after backlash

BEIJING, Aug. 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A news report by China.org.cn on a Chinese-Australian mother's endeavor to change the definition of "monolid" in dictionary:   Dictionary is a fundamental tool for explaining language. However, only recently,Australia's Macquarie Dictionary...

2019-08-01 21:00 689

American Pakistani beauty queen pens down her memoirs

LAHORE, Pakistan, July 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Saman Hasnain Shah is a beauty queen who ledPakistan to various international titles bringing Pakistan on the map as a married woman winning international pageants. She was crowned Mrs. Pakistan World in 2008 inToronto, Canada and she proved that ev...

2019-07-29 20:00 1069

Dreame's Payment and Clearing System Helps Authors Receive Revenue

SINGAPORE, July 21, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In June 2019, STARY, creators of the fiction reading mobile app Dreame, successfully paid percentage shares to authors through its "payment and clearing system". Many authors responded positively to the move. "We are fully aware that the access to track re...

2019-07-22 10:20 1409

Forbesbooks 'Homeless To Billionaire' Captures Story of Real Estate Tycoon Andres Pira and Principles of Attracting Wealth to Singapore on Amazon.com

SINGAPORE, July 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Following its recently successful launch inNew York City in April 2019, Forbesbooks author Andres Pira, the founder of Success Events Asia, brings Amazon's No. 1 Best Seller 'Homeless To Billionaire: The 18 Principles of Wealth Attraction and Creating Unli...

2019-07-15 08:00 1400

Forbesbooks 'Homeless to Billionaire' Captures Story of Real Estate Tycoon Andres Pira and Principles of Attracting Wealth, Comes to Malaysia on Amazon.com

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, July 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Following its recently successful launch inNew York City in April 2019, Forbesbooks author Andres Pira, founder of Success Events Asia, brings Amazon's No. 1 Best Seller 'Homeless To Billionaire: The 18 Principles of Wealth Attraction and Creat...

2019-07-15 08:00 1436

2019 Asian Bookstore Forum is held in Xi'an High-tech Zone

XI'AN, China, July 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2019 Asian Bookstore Forum, with the keynote of "Space Innovation - Unleashing a New Era", was inaugurated inXi'an on July 6, 2019. The forum was hosted by the Department of Culture, Radio, Film, TV, Press and Publication ofXi'an and Xi'an High-tec...

2019-07-10 21:11 1806

HK Digital Advertising Start-ups X Publishing (Writers) Promotion Support Scheme Fosters Talent

HONG KONG, July 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- With the support from Create Hong Kong ("CreateHK") of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region ("HKSAR Government") as the lead sponsor,Hong Kong's inaugural scheme to support both digital advertising and publishing sectors -Hong Kong ...

2019-07-05 18:58 1912

The Third Asian Bookstore Forum Is to Be Held in Xi'an, China, from July 6-7

XI'AN, China, July 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Third Asian Bookstore Forum, hosted by the Department of Culture, Radio, Film, TV, Press and Publication of Xi'an, organized by Yan Ji You, and co-sponsored by Sanlian Lifeweek and Openbook, is to be held in Xi'an High-tech Zone, onJuly 6, 2019. This...

2019-07-04 14:21 1821

Aperol Celebrates 100 Years of Joy in Padova & Venice

Aperol takes over Venice and Padova with a series of activities to toast to 100 years since launch VENICE, Italy, July 1, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today Aperol , Italy's iconic bittersweet orange aperitif celebrated its centenary in Padova andVenice, unveiling a series of act...

2019-07-01 08:03 1357

China Literature Announces the HK$500 Million Share Buy-back Plan

HONG KONG, June 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- China Literature Limited ("China Literature" or "the Company") (Stock Code: 0772.HK), a leading online literature platform inChina, today announced that its board of directors (the "Board") has authorized a share buy-back program under which the Company ma...

2019-06-10 18:23 12378

Slovenian Walking Tour Celebrates Most Successful Escape of WW2

SYDNEY, June 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- After escaping with six other prisoners of war,Ralph Churches went back for more than a hundred of his mates. Aided by the resistance, they fled 285km on foot and were airlifted from behind German lines toItaly. 2019 marks the 75th anniversary of this extraor...

2019-06-06 14:14 1566

Announcing the 2019 Eye Level Literary Award for Child Authors

MANILA, Philippines, June 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Eye Level, a recognized leader in the education industry, is delighted to announce that registration for the annual Eye Level Literary Award is now open tillJuly 31, 2019, for children between the ages of 4 and 9.For two decades, the Eye Level Lit...

2019-06-03 08:20 1583

Ancient Books Inspire Fathers to Revive Beer Brewing in New Abbey Microbrewery for Grimbergen Beer

GRIMBERGEN, Belgium, May 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Grimbergen, known for its award-winning and sensorial Belgian beers, has revealed it has received the permits to build a new microbrewery inside the walls of Grimbergen Abbey near Brussels. The microbrewery will bring brewing back to where it start...

2019-05-22 16:16 1135

Movico enters into a strategic alliance with People & Story for advancing into the Vietnamese webtoon and web novel market

SEOUL, South Korea, May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Movico (www.vinatoon.co.kr co-CEOs Kim Joong-hwan and Lee jin-woo), the first webtoon service provider inVietnam, announced on April 23 that it decided to make inroads into the Vietnamese webtoon and web novel market to...

2019-05-17 10:00 1328

Hitachi Elevator donates children's manual on elevator safety at Langfang International Lift Expo 2019

LANGFANG, China, May 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On April 23, in observance of World Reading Day, Hitachi Elevator (China) Co., Ltd., in collaboration with the China Elevator Association (CEA), held a Sharing Safety Tips for Elevators Through Reading-themed donation ceremony during Langfang Internat...

2019-05-14 09:02 2373

KaDa Story Released 2018 Chinese Children's Digital Reading Report

BEIJING, May 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- On May 8th, the "2018 Children's Digital Reading Report Release Conference" was held inBeijing, co-sponsored by Chinese Academy of Press and Publication and KaDa Story, China's leading digital content platform.Sally Xie (founder and CEO of KaDa Story), Yimin ...

2019-05-13 20:30 391

RHB Securities Singapore Launches Top Singapore Small Cap Companies Book

SINGAPORE, May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- RHB Securities Singapore launched its 9 th edition of Top Singapore Small Cap Companies book, highlighting 20 undiscovered jewels that have the potential to thrive in coming years. This essential Small Cap investing handbook aspires to create value for in...

2019-05-07 12:00 621
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