Public Interest

YPO Announces Six Global Impact Award Global Honorees

NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, YPO, the global leadership community of more than 28,000 chief executives in 135 countries, announced the six Global Impact Award global honorees. The YPO Global Impact Award is YPO's highest honor to members that recognizes their impact outside of ...

2020-01-29 20:44 211

AACSB Announces 2020 Class of Influential Leaders

Fifth annual Influential Leaders challenge recognizes 25 outstanding business school graduates TAMPA, Florida, Jan. 28, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- AACSB International (AACSB)—the world's largest business education alliance—today announced its2020 Class of Influential Leaders, a group of 25 business sc...

2020-01-28 22:36 446

CBSA travel tips for Lunar New Year

OTTAWA, Jan. 25, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) would like to remind all travellers of the import requirements and cross-border regulations ahead of the Lunar New Year onJanuary 25.

2020-01-25 05:10 840

New Clinical Trial Proves Allen Carr's Easyway to Stop Smoking Seminars Are at Least as Effective as the UK's Gold Standard NHS Stop Smoking Service

LONDON, Jan. 23, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The largest and most authoritative research trial of its kind has confirmed thatAllen Carr's Easyway (ACE) is now a clinically proven, highly effective drug-free alternative to nicotine patches, gum, and e-cigarettes and the study should pave the way for the ...

2020-01-23 08:01 522

L'OCCITANE Launches Ecosystem Restoration Fund

GENEVA and SYDNEY, Jan. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- L'OCCITANE Group today announced the creation of a fund to support ecosystems that are severely affected by natural disasters, such as the devastating fires in the Amazon and Australia. Determined to protect biodiversity for future generations, the ...

2020-01-20 01:00 492

H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Honours the 27th Batch of Dubai Police Academy Cadets During Graduation Ceremony

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Jan. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The graduation ceremony of the 27th batch of Dubai Police Academy officers was held recently in the presence of His Highness (H.H.) SheikhHamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai. The gala ceremony took place at th...

2020-01-17 01:40 568

Greater Des Moines Partnership Announces 2020 Strategic Priorities, Board Members

GREATER DES MOINES, Iowa, Jan. 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greater Des Moines Partnership unveiled its 2020 Strategic Priorities and shared its 2019 accomplishments at the 131st Annual Dinner onWednesday, Jan. 15 at the Community Choice Credit Union Convention Center at the Iowa Events Center. ...

2020-01-16 11:00 472

82% of Employees Would Quit Their Jobs Because of No Progression, CareerAddict Study Reveals

A new study conducted by, a leading online career resource, revealed that progression is considered more important than pay, with an astonishingly high number of survey participants (82.39%) saying that a lack of progression would influence their decision to leave their jobs. DU...

2020-01-14 23:20 332

New Year, New Stamp

U.S. Postal Service Commemorates Lunar New Year with Year of the Rat Forever Stamp MONTEREY PARK, California, Jan. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Postal Service today marked the beginning of the Lunar New Year by issuing a new Forever stamp celebrating the Year of the Rat. The stamp was dedic...

2020-01-12 03:00 1391

Guavus Recognized by Frost & Sullivan for Driving Digital Transformation in Major Telecom Service Providers with Its AI-based Analytics Solutions

SANTA CLARA, California, Jan. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the global smart data analytics solutions market, Frost & Sullivan recognizesGuavus (a Thales company) with the 2019 Global Enabling Technology Leadership Award. Guavus's artificial intelligence (AI)-based Big D...

2020-01-07 21:00 336

12th Consecutive Year Leading United States in Organ Donation for Gift of Life Donor Program

PHILADELPHIA, Jan. 6, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- For the 12th consecutive year, Gift of Life Donor Program is the nation's leading organ procurement organization (OPO), coordinating the most life-saving organs for transplant among all 58 U.S. OPOs.

2020-01-06 20:00 312

Escalating Calls to Investigate Foreign Interference in Maldives 2018 Election

DEEP CONCERNS OF INDIAN GOVERNMENT INTERFERENCE TO MALDIVES DEMOCRACY MALE, Maldives, Dec. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The following is an open letter from the Progressive Party ofMaldives, the country's opposition political party. Speaker of the Parliament, Mohamed Nasheed's public statement ...

2019-12-24 07:14 516

State of Indiana to Host International Business Conference in April 2020

INDIANAPOLIS, Dec. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Indiana Secretary of Commerce Jim Schellinger and the Indiana Economic Development Corporation (IEDC) will host an inaugural Indiana Global Economic Summit inIndianapolis next spring. The Summit,April 26-28, 2020, will convene economic development partn...

2019-12-20 20:00 644

New Pediatric Cancer Guidelines Published by National Comprehensive Cancer Network Focus on Improving Long-Term Outcomes Worldwide

PLYMOUTH MEETING, Pennsylvania, Dec. 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) published new guidelines for treating children, adolescents and young adults withpediatric aggressive mature B-cell lymphomas, including Burkitt lymphoma and diffuse large B-cel...

2019-12-18 21:50 555

US$136,000 Sharjah International Award for Refugee Advocacy and Support Extends Nomination Deadline to December 31, 2019

The Big Heart Foundation organizes the award in collaboration with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) SHARJAH, UAE, Dec. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The US$136,000 Sharjah International Award for Refugee Advocacy and Support (SIARA), granted to local institutions undertaking ...

2019-12-16 21:31 463

University of Arizona and Amrita University of India Partner for Education and Research

KOLLAM, India, Dec. 12, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In their endeavor to offer globally relevant world-class programs across a broad spectrum of disciplines, Amrita University and theUniversity of Arizona are embarking on a multidisciplinary partnership in education and research.

2019-12-12 20:03 543

Empirix Chosen by Frost & Sullivan as the 2019 Best Practices Leader for It's Network Test and Monitoring Product Line Strategy

Empirix solutions recognized for breadth of product line, value to the customer, and market share SANTA CLARA, Calif., Dec. 11, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the global passive and active network test and monitoring market, Frost & Sullivan is pleased to awardEmpirix with ...

2019-12-11 22:00 469

Frost & Sullivan Lauds AclaraONE Platform for Bringing Simplicity, Efficiency and True Unification to the Smart Infrastructure Space

Program transforms business operations by allowing utilities to manage communication technologies, edge devices and data with a single solution SANTA CLARA, Calif., Dec. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the North American smart infrastructure monitoring market, Frost & Su...

2019-12-10 22:00 388

Djibouti Launches Its Official Election Campaign for Non-permanent Membership of the UN Security Council

NEW YORK, Dec. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Republic of Djibouti has announced, inNew York, that it is starting its official campaign for election as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council. InJune 2020, the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly will have to ele...

2019-12-06 21:18 1005

Greater Des Moines Partnership Unveils 2020 State Legislative Priorities

GREATER DES MOINES (DSM), Iowa, Dec. 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Greater Des Moines Partnership has unveiled its 2020 State Legislative Agenda. The Partnership's Legislative Agenda was developed by its Government Policy Council, which consists of Business Members from the Partnership's 24 Affilia...

2019-12-06 02:45 551