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Kungl. Vetenskapsakademien: The Prize in Economic Sciences 2019 - Their Research is Helping Fight Poverty

MALMÖ, Sweden, Oct. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences has decided to award the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory ofAlfred Nobel 2019 to Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo, and Michael Kremer. The research conducted by this year's Laureates has conside...

2019-10-15 00:42 153

Urkund Awarded Nationwide Contract in India

India seeks to elevate research and innovation with historic global tender STOCKHOLM, Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Urkund, a Swedish technology firm with expertise in text analysis powered by machine learning, was recently awarded the nationwide contract to supply all universities inIndia with ...

2019-10-14 19:41 211

The Malaysia Rice Bowl Conference & National Awards Ceremony Organised by myNEF Kicks-Off the First Leg of ASEAN Rice Bowl Startup Awards 2019

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The New Entrepreneurs Foundation(myNEF) successfully organised its first Malaysia Rice Bowl Conference on the 10th October and kicked off ASEAN technopreneur ecosystem's most awaited awards, the ASEAN Rice Bowl Startup Awards. These momentous e...

2019-10-14 17:28 232

Information Office of the People's Government of Shandong Province: Foreign journalists laud China's opening-up achievements in Jinan

QINGDAO, China, Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Foreign journalists commended China's production capacity and ability to innovate in the manufacturing sector boosted by opening-up drive in a press tour to eastChina's Shandong Province, fromOctober 9 to 12.

2019-10-14 13:00 230

St Kitts and Nevis Accepts Certain Indonesians as Economic Citizens via CBI Programme

LONDON, Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- St Kitts and Nevis offers Indonesian nationals the chance to become its citizens, should they pass all due diligence checks and make an eligible investment into the country's economy. This is possible via a special legislative initiative called theCitizenship...

2019-10-14 09:00 300

UAE and UNESCO Renew Partnership, Extending Efforts to Restore Historic Churches in Mosul

UAE becomes first country in the world to reconstruct Christian churches in Iraq ABU DHABI, UAE, Oct. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The UAE and UNESCO renewed their collaboration to the flagship initiativeRevive the Spirit of Mosul, extending the partnership on restoration efforts inMosul, Iraq.

2019-10-14 08:20 309

Embed's New Executive Leadership Team Marks an Exciting New Chapter

SINGAPORE, Oct. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Transforming the business of fun since 2001, Embed, the worldwide leader of the cashless business management systems and solutions for the amusement, entertainment and leisure industries marks an exciting new chapter with the appointment of a new executive...

2019-10-11 11:43 490

Edoardo Podesta takes the helm of Dachser Air & Sea Logistics

KEMPTEN, Germany, Oct. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Dachser appoints Edoardo Podesta as the Chief Operations Officer (COO) of the Air & Sea Logistics business field.Podesta replaces Jochen Mueller in this position. Edoardo Podesta, Chief Operati...

2019-10-11 10:51 582

Conscience over coercion: The Asian Vision Institute calls on the European Union to find a middle ground in its deliberations regarding the "Everything But Arms" trade partnership with Cambodia

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia, Oct. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Officials from the European Commission and the European External Action Service are assessingCambodia's standing in the Everything But Arms (EBA) deal. The EBA allowsCambodia to export products other than weapons to the EU at zero tariff and quo...

2019-10-11 07:00 428

Three Space and Aviation Industry Veterans Agree to Join Board of Directors of Virgin Galactic Holdings

NEW YORK, Oct. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings Corp. ("SCH") and Virgin Galactic today announced thatWanda Austin, Craig Kreeger and George Mattson have agreed to join the board of directors of Virgin Galactic Holdings, Inc. ("VGH"), the company resulting from the pend...

2019-10-10 19:44 471

On-Demand Workforce Platform Sampingan Raises US$1.5m in Pre-Series A Round

JAKARTA, Indonesia, Oct. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Sampingan , an on-demand workforce startup in Indonesia has secured US$1.5 million in funding for their pre-series A round, led byGolden Gate Ventures, Antler and a number of notable angels. Since entering the...

2019-10-09 22:00 596

XCMG Global Excellent Operator Program Supports Emerging Construction Machinery Industry Leaders

XUZHOU, China, Oct. 9, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- XCMG hosted the 11th operator training class of the XCMG Global Excellent Operator Program (the "Program") to preparehigh-quality skilled talents for the ever-competitive construction machinery industry. A total of 77 trainees joined the opening ceremon...

2019-10-09 18:23 4191

With 40k Users Launched in 3 Months, Workplace Partner, Enablo, Expands to the US

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- If you type "What are Australian's known for?" in Google, search results will likely return with "Laid back, but also hard-working", "Friendly", and "they have a unique sense of humor". Aside from the 'unique' sense of humor, Australian's also put their...

2019-10-09 01:39 258

Major Exhibition Presenting Treasures of the Ancient Crossroads of AlUla in Saudi Arabia Opens at the Institut du Monde Arabe in Paris

- AlUla is a historically significant desert oasis in the north west of Saudi Arabia - AlUla, Wonder of Arabia is the first major exhibition to present AlUla's spectacular nature, archaeological treasures and cultural heritage, taking visitors on a journey through time spanning 7,000 years - Th...

2019-10-08 20:36 399

Sino-British Co-operation in Forefront at CEIBS London Forum

LONDON, Oct. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Around 250 scholars, entrepreneurs and senior executives fromChina and the UK shared their views on new openings in the Chinese market for British firms onOctober 2 at the CEIBS Insights UK Forum inLondon. CEIBS leaders and professors also joined in the discus...

2019-10-08 18:54 240

Outstanding Taiwanese Entrepreneurs and Organisations Honored at the Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards 2019

TAIPEI, Oct. 8, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Twelve outstanding Taiwanese entrepreneurs and organisations were honored at the recently concluded Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards 2019 or APEA, led by Far Eastern Group's Chairman and CEO,Douglas Tong Hsu and Hiwin Technologies Corp.'s Global Chairma...

2019-10-08 16:03 357

Talkdesk Receives Product Line Strategy Leadership Award from Frost & Sullivan for its Enterprise Cloud Contact Center

Talkdesk's high scalability and ease of deployment boosts the overall user experience, while lowering the cost of ownership SANTA CLARA, California, Oct. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the North American cloud contact center market, Frost & Sullivan recognizesTalkdesk, I...

2019-10-07 20:00 456

AirCUVE Releases Powerful Two-factor Authentication Solution for Strengthening Authentication in Business Environments

SEOUL, South Korea, Oct. 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- AirCUVE, a company specializing in authentication software development, released a powerful Two-factor Authentication Solution that can strengthen the authentication process when accessing the system, and disable access by illegitimate users. More...

2019-10-07 09:00 584

Minister for Higher Education and Research Matilda Ernkrans to Open STS Forum in Japan

STOCKHOLM, Oct. 5, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Minister for Higher Education and ResearchMatilda Ernkrans travels to Japan Friday, 4 October. Her programme will include holding an opening address at the Science and Technology in Society (STS) forum on Sunday. The majority of the visit will take place in...

2019-10-05 06:37 672

Matilda Ernkrans to Visit Japan With Focus on Climate and Environment

STOCKHOLM, Oct. 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Minister for Higher Education and ResearchMatilda Ernkrans will travel to Japan today, 4 October. Her programme will include a meeting with Japanese Prime MinisterShinzo Abe, and holding the opening address at the Science and Technology in Society (STS) for...

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