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Kairali Ayurvedic Delhi Centre Becomes World’s First NABH Certified Ayurvedic Clinic

National Accreditation Board for Hospitals & Healthcare Providers (NABH) is a constituent board of Quality Council of India, set up to establish and operate accreditation programme for healthcare organisations. the board is structured to cater to much desired needs of the consumers and to set benchmarks for progress of health industry. Abishek K Ramesh, Executive Director, Kairali Ayurvedic Group, said in a statement The accreditation recognizes the contribution made by the Kairali Center ...


19.01.2018

Birmingham City Council puts knowledge at the heart of customer service with Eptica

Enables faster, more consistent and efficient email and phone responses for local authority in UK’s second largest city Reading, UK, 15 November 2017, Birmingham City Council (BCC) is delivering improved service to its 1.1 million citizens by using Eptica’s artificial intelligence-powered customer experience platform to respond consistently to the over 2.19 million emails and phone calls it handles every year. By using Eptica, BCC has cut average handling times across services for email by 30 ...


15.11.2017

New poll finds "alarming" rates of violence against Ontario hospital staff, results released Wednesday in London

LONDON, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 11/07/17 -- Scott Sharp was working at a Guelph hospital when called to assist nurses who were being attacked in the emergency department by a disturbed patient. Slammed through a wall, Sharp was very badly injured, physically and psychologically, and has spent over two years working to recover and return to work.New polling, being released on Wednesday (November 8, 2017, 1:30 p.m.) at a media conference at the Carling Heights Optimist Community Centre, 656 ...


07.11.2017

DesignXcel First Joint-School Design Exhibition in Hong Kong Officially Opened

HONG KONG, CHINA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/06/17 -- Organised by The Federation of Hong Kong Industries (FHKI) and its Design Council of Hong Kong (DCHK), the first Joint-School Design Exhibition - DesignXcel has officially opened today (6 October 2017) at Hong Kong Central Library. The Hon Mrs Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, Chief Executive of HKSAR, GBM, GBS, attended the opening ceremony as the Guest of Honour, accompanied by Mr Jimmy Kwok Chun-wah, BBS, MH, JP, the Chairman of FHKI and Professor E ...


06.10.2017

Prudential Honoured With "Friend Of ASEAN" Award By ASEAN Business Advisory Council In Recognition Of Its Contribution To The Region

HONG KONG, CHINA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/07/17 -- Prudential Corporation Asia ("Prudential") (HKSE: 2378) today announced it received the prestigious Friend of ASEAN award at the ASEAN Business Awards 2017 yesterday, the second time the company has been conferred this accolade. Hosted by the ASEAN Business Advisory Council ("ASEAN BAC"), the ceremony took place at Solaire Resort and Casino, Paranaque City in the Philippines.Established in 2003, ASEAN BAC is the official organ ...


07.09.2017

Current Natural Rubber Price Trend Not Reflective Of Fundamentals

BANGKOK, THAILAND -- (Marketwired) -- 08/28/17 -- A Joint Meeting between Senior Officers of the International Tripartite Rubber Council (ITRC) and Board of Directors of the (IRCo) has concluded that the current price of Natural Rubber (NR) is not reflective of the economic fundamentals that affect it.While the three Member Governments -- Thailand, Indonesia & Malaysia -- expressed concerns that the current downward rubber price trend and market factors are unrealistic, they are also confi ...


28.08.2017

Ride Safe

MISSION, KS -- (Marketwired) -- 08/21/17 -- (Family Features) While school safety is of the utmost importance to parents, millions of school-age children begin and end their days with a bus ride. To provide some measures for parents to help increase safety going to and from the bus and during the ride, the National Association for Pupil Transportation offers these tips.Before the Bus ArrivesEnsure backpacks are packed securely so papers and other items don''t scatter as the bus approa ...


21.08.2017

Food Processing Suppliers Association Launches Women''s Council

MCLEAN, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/10/17 -- The Food Processing Suppliers Association (FPSA) is honored to announce the launch of the FPSA Women''s Council, a new initiative to facilitate positive transformation for women in the food and beverage industry and to empower its members to achieve both professional and personal growth. The first event of this new Council will be The Women''s Leadership Breakfast to be held on Thursday, September 21, 2017 from 7:30am - 9:00am at th ...


10.08.2017

Snack Smarter with Dairy

MISSION, KS -- (Marketwired) -- 07/25/17 -- (Family Features) Americans are snacking more and more these days, with the average person consuming 25 percent of daily calories in the form of snacks. This school year, aim for an A-plus in nutrition by snacking smarter on nutrient-rich dairy products.Snacking goes hand-in-hand with dairy products since they are a tasty, convenient and cost-effective way to fuel up throughout the day. There are a variety of grab-and-go milk, cheese and yogurt produc ...


25.07.2017

Mass Technology Leadership Council Announces Finalists for the 20th Annual Technology Leadership Awards

BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/20/17 -- Leaders of the Massachusetts innovation community gathered last night at Boston''s Federal Reserve Building for a reception during which the state''s leading technology trade association announced finalists for the 2017 MassTLC Technology Leadership Awards. The 14 award categories highlight the vitality, innovation and importance of the region''s internationally respected technology industry."Massachusetts is among th ...


20.07.2017

Free city centre WiFi is a big hit for Inverness and the Highland Council

Inverness, the largest city in the Scottish Highlands, has seen over 17,000 people access its free city centre WiFi in just 6 months following a collaboration between The Highland Council, Purple and Rapier Systems. The Highland Council sought a WiFi solution that would allow them to identify who visits the city and gain a way of effectively communicating with people. Having limited visibility of visitors prohibited them from making effective, strategic changes to the city’s facilities, stores, ...


12.07.2017

Mason Graphite and the Pessamit Innu Council sign the Mushalakan Impact Benefit Agreement

PESSAMIT, QUEBEC -- (Marketwired) -- 06/16/17 -- Mason Graphite Inc. ("Mason Graphite" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE: LLG)(OTCQX: MGPHF) and the Innu Council of Pessamit today signed the Mushalakan Agreement, an Impact Benefit Agreement ("IBA") resulting from the 2014 Cooperation Agreement between the Parties.The Mushalakan Agreement, negotiated directly between the Pessamit Council and the executives of Mason Graphite, reflects the willingness of the Parties to ...


16.06.2017

Ontario Building Trades welcomes updated Construction Lien Act legislation: Dillon

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 06/08/17 -- The Provincial Building and Construction Trades Council of Ontario (PBCTCO) indicated its support for recently introduced legislation by Attorney General Yasir Naqvi that updates and modernizes the Construction Lien Act. "We are pleased to see the government is listening to the industry in addressing important issues we have raised over the past several years," said Patrick Dillon, Business Manager."We have been advocating for cha ...


08.06.2017

Small Cell Forum Announces Enterprise Advisory Council with Founding Members...

Enterprise Advisory Council Draws Membership from Across Enterprise Spectrum to Promote and Drive Delivery of High-Quality, Ubiquitous Cellular Coverage London, UK – 16th May 2017 - Small Cell Forum (SCF) has today announced the launch of its Enterprise Advisory Council (EAC), focused on deepening industry ties, and working alongside businesses and institutions to help solve the issue of poor cellular coverage. The Council is a collaborative effort to bring together the Forum’s cellular industr ...


16.05.2017

Neustar International Security Council Launches to Deliver Range of Customer Benefits

Neustar customers to gain exclusive cybersecurity insights and knowledge from leading security professionals LONDON, UK – 19th May, 2017 – Neustar, Inc. (NYSE:NSR), a trusted, neutral provider of real-time information services, today announced the launch of the Neustar International Security Council (NISC). Headed by Neustar SVP and Fellow, Rodney Joffe, the council’s membership will comprise Neustar EMEA clients who are interested in learning about the latest trends in cybersecurity from leadi ...


19.05.2017

HKTDC Leads Infrastructure Investment Delegation to Bangkok

BANGKOK, THAILAND -- (Marketwired) -- 05/11/17 -- A Hong Kong-Shanghai joint infrastructure investment delegation visited Bangkok, Thailand this week to discuss cooperation and investment opportunities driven by growing intra-regional cooperation in Asia, especially under the Belt and Road Initiative.The delegation, organised by the (HKTDC) in association with the Hong Kong and Macao Affairs Office of the Shanghai Municipal People''s Government, comprised some 40 investors and servic ...


11.05.2017

Agricultural co-operatives expand web based weather service across southwestern Ontario

CHATHAM, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 05/09/17 -- AGRIS Co-operative, Wanstead Farmers Co-operative and Haggerty Creek Ltd. are announcing today an aggressive expansion of its web based weather service, the "AGGrower Daily Dashboard" across southwestern Ontario.This collaborative effort will see the current compliment of 80 automated weather stations across southwestern Ontario expand to a goal of more than 400 reporting locations when completed. Producers who sign up for the AGGrower ...


09.05.2017

MassTLC Opens Nominations for 2017 Leadership Awards

BURLINGTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/26/17 -- The Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council (MassTLC), the largest and most powerful technology association in the region, today opened nominations for its 20th annual Mass Technology Leadership Awards. The Commonwealth''s most prestigious technology awards program celebrates the region''s best leaders, companies and technologies. Nominations are free and will be accepted through May 29, 2017.Since 1998, the MassTLC Leadersh ...


26.04.2017

The 4th International Conference on Climate Change Pushes Climate Action Forward

HONG KONG, CHINA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/21/17 -- (ICCC2017@HK), which is organised by the Hong Kong Climate Change Forum and begins Friday (21 April 2017), aims at accelerating momentum on combating climate change, as well as drawing actionable insights from international experiences particularly relevant to Hong Kong."The mission of the Hong Kong Climate Change Forum is to help the community in acquiring knowledge, best practices and new ideas to develop strategies and measures to meet t ...


21.04.2017

MetLife Hong Kong Recognized for Corporate Citizenship

HONG KONG, CHINA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/19/17 -- (NYSE: MET) - (*) has been named a "Caring Company" for the fifth consecutive year by the Hong Kong Council of Social Service for the continuous contributions MetLife has made to the local community. This achievement follows MetLife Hong Kong''s recognition as the Corporate Citizen of the Year (Outstanding Achiever) by the prestigious BENCHMARK Wealth Management Awards 2016.MetLife''s corporate social responsibility ...


19.04.2017

MRC London 2017: Whitepages Pro CEO and Senior Manager to Share Tips for Reducing Checkout Friction

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM -- (Marketwired) -- 04/18/17 --CEO Rob Eleveld and Senior Manager Spencer McLain will lead a session and roundtable, respectively, detailing global consumer identity data strategies to speed good customer orders through the eCommerce queue at MRC London 2017 being held in London, UK, March 24-26, 2017.Now that a majority of consumers can now be linked to a mobile phone number, merchants have a powerful new opportunity to use mobile data as a means to verify customer authen ...


18.04.2017

Citi Tower Awarded LEED Platinum Certification by U.S. Green Building Council

HONG KONG, CHINA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/05/17 -- (NYSE: C)Citi Tower at One Bay East is the latest -owned building to have been awarded LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Platinum Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council -- the highest internationally-recognized rating a building can earn from the authoritative certification body in green building practices.Citi Tower at One Bay East is situated on the waterfront of Kwun Tong, Hong Kong. The project, which comprises 18 ...


05.04.2017

BoatBeat Is First Collaborative Online Hub of Recreational Boating Resources

MANASSAS, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/27/17 -- A new online hub for the media, boating educators, boating accident reporters, public information officers, law enforcement officials, and the general public promises to make the waters safer by providing comprehensive information about the potential hazards associated with boating, safe boating practices, and accident prevention.debuted today as a collaboration among the National Safe Boating Council (NSBC), the National Association of State Boating ...


27.03.2017

Government of Canada Invests in Indigenous Research Projects

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 03/16/17 -- Social Sciences and Humanities Research CouncilThe Government of Canada is committed to renewing the nation-to-nation relationship with Indigenous peoples based on recognition of rights, respect, co-operation and partnership. An important step towards this goal is supporting dialogue between researchers and members of Canada''s Indigenous communities.That''s why the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, today announced ...


16.03.2017

Broadband Forum launches new Council for NG-PON2

Fremont, California, 16 March 2017. The Broadband Forum today welcomes NG-PON2 Forum members, integrating the NG-PON2 Forum to create the new NG-PON2 Council, which will aim to accelerate the development of NG-PON2 technology as it continues to gain momentum. Over the last 12 months, the Broadband Forum has been increasingly focused on NG-PON2 through its Fiber Access Networks Working Group. That work is a solid basis to take NG-PON2 to the next level with the founding of the NG-PON2 Council. T ...


16.03.2017

APF Canada Welcomes the Asia Business Leaders Advisory Council to Vancouver

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA -- (Marketwired) -- 03/10/17 -- The Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada (APF Canada) today announced that it will host the second meeting of the Asia Business Leaders Advisory Council 2017 (ABLAC 2017) in Vancouver, British Columbia on March 13, 2017.Gathering 28 senior business leaders from across Asia and Canada, ABLAC 2017 will provide a unique platform for Asian and Canadian business leaders to share strategic policy advice with government, business leaders and po ...


10.03.2017

MRC Vegas: Whitepages Pro, Lego and Staples to Discuss Trends in Fraud Prevention

SEATTLE, WA and LAS VEGAS, NV -- (Marketwired) -- 03/08/17 --On March 14, 2017 Katie McGinn, Senior Manager, Risk Partnerships, , will moderate a panel at MRC Vegas focused on trends in fraud prevention featuring speakers from Lego and Staples. McGinn and fellow panel participants -- Thor Magnussen, Fraud Manager, Lego and Elie Chemaly, Sr. Manager Global Fraud & Investigation, Staples -- will delve into topics such as how to detect account takeover and friendly fraud, how to reduce chargeba ...


08.03.2017

Broadband Forum announces creation of new Advisory Council

Fremont, California, 6 March 2017. The Broadband Forum today announced the formation of a new Executive Advisory Council bringing together industry leaders to help ensure that the Forum delivers direction to the broadband industry in a fast-changing environment. The creation of the Advisory Council originated in discussions at the Forum’s Special Meeting, held in Atlanta last year, which saw the development of a new operational model and immediate actions to leverage new technology and approac ...


06.03.2017

Storage Industry Gains Valuable Tool to Measure Next Generation Solutions with Release of SPC-1 V3 Benchmark

REDWOOD CITY, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 02/27/17 -- In a move that provides a major step forward in the industry''s ability to compare the latest generation of storage products, the (SPC) today announced it has concluded the development and early use phases of its SPC-1 V3 benchmark. This new tool represents a complete refresh of the SPC benchmark technology."As one of the founding members of the SPC, IBM was proud to sponsor the first SPC-1 V3 result and will continue to rely on i ...


27.02.2017

Ontario Building Trades Welcome Fair Wage Review

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 02/21/17 -- "After over 20 years of inaction by governments of different stripes, we welcome today''s announcement that the Ministry of Labour will hold stakeholder consultations on the province''s outdated Fair Wage policy," announced Patrick Dillon, Business Manager of the Provincial Building and Construction Trades Council.Dillon added that "this consultation will be an excellent opportunity for us to build a strong cas ...


21.02.2017

IT Distribution Industry Organization Sees Positive Regional Outlook Despite Major Challenges, Including ''Wall of Uncertainty'' in Mexico

ST. PETERSBURG, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 02/15/17 -- In its first study focused on the Latin American region, the industry association for the world''s leading distributors reports an optimistic overall outlook while citing major uncertainties affecting trade -- most notably U.S. government plans to build a wall across the country''s border with Mexico. The LATAM in 2017 report complements a global study the recently conducted on technology channel business prospects. Both ar ...


15.02.2017

Telecoms Industry Body Small Cell Forum Launches Hospitality Sector Initiative to Drive Delivery of High-Quality, Ubiquitous Cellular Coverage

London, UK – 9th February 2017 – Small Cell Forum (SCF), the telecoms organisation driving universal cellular coverage, has today announced that it is engaging with the hospitality sector to support the deployment of small cells in order to boost mobile connectivity. The Forum, whose members include leading operators, silicon vendors and equipment manufacturers, is working directly with hospitality organisations around the world to demonstrate how small cells can cost effectively achieve 5 bar c ...


09.02.2017

Document Security Systems Sponsors Intellectual Property Council For Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association

ROCHESTER, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 01/31/17 -- Document Security Systems, Inc. (NYSE MKT: DSS), a leader in anti-counterfeiting and authentication solutions, today announced it has agreed to become the annual sponsor for the Intellectual Property Council (IPC) for the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association (AASA). The IPC is a working council within the AASA and was formed to address issues related to counterfeiting, intellectual property theft, and misappropriation of trademarks. DSS will ...


31.01.2017

TAUC Launches 2017 Union Craft Labor Supply Survey, an Industrial Info News Alert

ARLINGTON, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/24/17 -- For the third year in a row, The Association of Union Constructors (TAUC), in conjunction with the Construction Labor Research Council (CLRC), is conducting the , the only union-specific labor survey focusing on U.S. construction and maintenance.TAUC encourages all union contractors, building trades members and owner-clients to . All answers are confidential and will be submitted anonymously. The responses will be grouped together and then analyzed ...


24.01.2017

2017 Real Confidence University Challenge Reveals Top Real Estate Picks of Future Leaders

NEW YORK, NEW YORK -- (Marketwired) -- 01/23/17 -- More than 195 students from 38 universities across North America and Europe are competing in the 2017 Real Confidence University Challenge, a year-long competition for university students to gain hands-on learning experience in public and private commercial real estate investing.The 2017 Real Confidence University Challenge is made possible by Altus Group Limited ("Altus Group") (TSX: AIF), in collaboration with the National Associati ...


23.01.2017

“The Spectrum Revolution is the end of scarcity,” says Dynamic Spectrum Alliance President

Honolulu, Hawaii, January 2017: Kalpak Gude, President of the Dynamic Spectrum Alliance, today addressed why the Spectrum Revolution is integral to the future 5G world. Speaking at the Pacific Telecommunications Council (PTC) annual conference in Hawaii, Mr. Gude told the audience that while there have been, and continue to be, great technological advancements, the industry must face facts: “We must either embrace new sharing techniques to drive spectrum efficiency, while still protecting incum ...


18.01.2017

Confirmit Horizons delivers key offline component for innovative British Council study

British Council develops English language study using advanced technology to capture hard-to-reach demographics London, UK and Oslo, Norway and New York, NY: 17 January 2017 British Council is developing the world’s first English language capability survey; research designed to evaluate levels of English reading, writing, speaking and listening around the world. The ground-breaking study will use the Confirmit Horizons survey software platform to gather, collate and analyse survey responses. T ...


17.01.2017

Jaymie Scotto & Associates (JSA) Accepted into Forbes Agency Council

MIDDLEBROOK, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 01/16/17 -- (JSA), the preeminent marketing, public relations and event-planning firm serving the tech and telecom industries, today announces it has been accepted into the , an invitation-only community for executives in successful public relations, media strategy, creative and advertising agencies., CEO and Founder of JSA, joins other Forbes Agency Council members, who are hand-selected, to become part of a curated network of successful peers and get acces ...


16.01.2017

US Commercial Real Estate Executives Bet Big on Industrial for 2017

NEW YORK, NEW YORK -- (Marketwired) -- 01/12/17 -- Altus Group Limited ("Altus Group") (TSX: AIF), in collaboration with the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT®) and the National Council of Real Estate Investment Fiduciaries (NCREIF®), today released the results of the 2017 Real Confidence Executive Index, revealing that commercial real estate ("CRE") executives are especially bullish on industrial, infrastructure and multi-family asset classes in ...


12.01.2017

FTTH Council Asia-Pacific Workshop progresses Makati smart city project

Makati, The Philippines. January 11, 2017 – The city of Makati in the Philippines took the first steps towards becoming a smart city at FTTH Council Asia-Pacific''s Philippines Workshop. Senior representatives from the Makati mayor''s office were joined by the Philippines National Telecommunications Commissioner Gamaliel Cordoba at the workshop, which discussed the implementation of an optical fiber infrastructure as the basis of a smart city project in the area. This aligns ...


11.01.2017

Studies back hospital cleaners'' call for increased staffing to prevent hospital infection deaths

BROCKVILLE, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 01/05/17 -- With provincial funding for Ontario hospital services falling for years, understaffing is getting worse in hospital environmental services, with reports of layoffs and cuts occurring regularly, a survey of front line cleaning staff has found. Concerns are growing among environmental service workers that Ontario hospitals do not have the capacity and enough cleaning staff to keep bedrails, mattresses, taps, door handles and chairs sterilized a ...


05.01.2017

A Blended Take on Family Favorites

MISSION, KS -- (Marketwired) -- 01/04/17 -- (Family Features) It''s not always easy to create meals that are both nutritious and satisfying. Managing intake of added sugar and saturated fat takes effort and planning, but transforming your favorite recipes into more nutritious family meals can be simpler than you imagined.The nutrient-dense mushroom masterfully bridges that divide, offering rich and meaty flavor while still being fat-free, low-calorie and low-sodium. All mushrooms cont ...


04.01.2017

FTTH Council Asia-Pacific focuses on smart cities as it reveals 2017 conference location

Twelfth annual event will be held in India for the second time New Delhi, India. January 4, 2017 – Smart cities and the building of digital economies will become new areas of focus for the FTTH Council Asia-Pacific, as it today announced details of its next Annual Conference and new board of directors which will take the council’s successful fiber roll-out program to the next level. The announcement follows the success of the 2016 Annual Conference, where 428 delegates from 165 organizations, ...


04.01.2017

The Graduate Management Admission Council Admits Four Leading Business Schools to Its Global Membership

RESTON, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/15/16 -- The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC), a nonprofit organization of leading graduate business schools actively committed to advancing the art and science of admissions, today announced the admittance of four new graduate business schools to the Council''s membership, bringing its total membership to 220. Spanning three continents, the schools joining include: American University of Beirut, Suliman S. Olayan School of Business (Leban ...


15.12.2016

Leading Certificate Authorities and Microsoft Introduce New Standards to Protect Consumers Online

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 12/08/16 -- The Certificate Authority Security Council (CASC), an advocacy group committed to the advancement web security, today announced the Code Signing Working Group has released new Minimum Requirements for Code Signing for use by all Certificate Authorities (CA). These requirements represent the first-ever standardized code signing guidelines. Code signing is the method of using a certificate-based digital signature to sign executables and scripts in ...


08.12.2016

Ontario Building Trades endorse approval of pipeline projects that will create jobs across country: Dillon

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 12/02/16 -- The recent announcement by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau approving the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline and the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline project was welcomed by the Provincial Building and Construction Trades Council of Ontario; an organization representing construction trades workers throughout the province."The opportunities that will come to workers as a result of these project approvals will help build Canada''s future wo ...


02.12.2016

Toronto Revenue Tools to Fund Today''s Services

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 12/01/16 -- Aging infrastructure, impact of climate change and stretched services are realities faced by Canada''s largest city. The pretense can no longer continue that Toronto is a world class city based on its present revenue. The dream of a refurbished Gardiner, expanded transit routes, revitalized Toronto Community Housing and comprehensive childcare services will need new income streams to become reality.Toll roads are the controversial choic ...


01.12.2016

INSIGHTS INTO 2017: Technology Distributors and Vendor Partners Share Their Expectations on Growing Together

ST. PETERSBURG, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 11/28/16 -- The Global Technology Distribution Council (GTDC) today released a comprehensive report on the year ahead, based on more than 70 channel executive survey responses from across the world as well as over 20 interviews with both technology distribution leaders and vendor partners. The survey responses represent a cross-section of top brands and solutions, with corresponding executives identifying key expectations regarding distribution and the cha ...


28.11.2016

INSIGHTS INTO 2017 - Technology Distributors and Vendor Partners Share Their Expectations on Growing Together

ST. PETERSBURG, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 11/28/16 -- The Global Technology Distribution Council (GTDC) today released a comprehensive report on the year ahead, based on more than 70 channel executive survey responses from across the world as well as over 20 interviews with both technology distribution leaders and vendor partners. The survey responses represent a cross-section of top brands and solutions, with corresponding executives identifying key expectations regarding distribution and the cha ...


28.11.2016

Media Advisory: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council to announce winners of its Impact Awards and Gold Medal

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 11/22/16 -- Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)Media representatives are invited to attend the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada''s (SSHRC) 2016 Impact Awards ceremony which will include an announcement of this year''s the recipient of the prestigious Gold Medal - SSHRC''s highest honour worth $100,000 in research money. The ceremony will also announce the recipients of the Talent, Insi ...


22.11.2016

Media Advisory: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council to announce winners of its Impact Awards and Gold Medal

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 11/18/16 -- Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC)Media representatives are invited to attend SSHRC''s Impact Awards ceremony where the 2016 Impact Awards winners will be announced, including the recipient of the prestigious Gold Medal-SSHRC''s highest research honour worth $100,000 in research money.The annual Impact Awards recognize outstanding researchers and celebrate their achievements in research, research training, ...


18.11.2016

Canadians Spent $6.9 Billion on Direct Activities Involving ATVs and ROVs in 2015

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 11/09/16 -- An independent economic impact study completed by Smith Gunther Associates Ltd., reported that in 2015, Canadians spent $6.9 billion on activities directly involving All-Terrain Vehicles (ATVs) and Recreational Off- Highway Vehicles (ROVs) also known as side-by-sides."The purpose of the study was to comprehensively determine the economic impact of not only the purchase of ATVs and ROVs but also related economic activities for Canada and eac ...


09.11.2016

Southwark Council Brings Digital Courtroom Technology To The London Family Court

With the aim of modernising court services, the London Borough of Southwark has successfully introduced paper-free Digital Courtroom (www.digitalcourtrooms.co.uk) technology to the London Family Court. The process, conducted in partnership with South London Legal Partnership, has gone from pilot to ‘go live’ in just over 6 weeks with the first cases already heard. The Digital Courtroom Solution is a complete software and service package, which provides all the necessary tools required to digiti ...


26.10.2016

Laid off hospital laundry staff face of Sudbury''s high unemployment, appeal to MPP to "keep jobs local"

SUDBURY, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 10/25/16 -- With stubbornly high unemployment, Sudbury can''t afford any more job loss, say laid off Sudbury Hospital Services laundry workers. Following a brief meeting with Sudbury MPP Glenn Thibeault at a downtown coffee shop last weekend, the hospital laundry staff renewed their appeal for him to intervene and keep jobs local. They will be taking their call for help to keep their hospital laundry jobs, directly to Thibeault''s doorst ...


25.10.2016

New Research Sheds Light on the Health and Voluntary Benefits People Buy in an Environment of Choice

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 10/20/16 -- Today, the (PERC), a think tank comprised of private benefits exchange experts and top national insurance brokers and consultants, released a report, "," examining the types of benefits products offered and employee purchasing decisions on private exchanges, also known as benefits marketplaces.The report reveals that employers are offering a greater variety of benefit options on exchanges and increasing those options over time. The report ...


20.10.2016

Angelica Fuentes Leads Panel Discussion at Equities Women''s Council Roundtable

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 10/19/16 -- , a private institution committed to the overall empowerment of women of all ages through the strengthening and financing of organizations that support women''s advancement, today announced its Founder Angelica Fuentes led a social impact panel discussion at the Equities Women''s Council Roundtable on Tuesday, October 18. At the event women discussed issues ranging from gendered equality initiatives to women empowerment ideas.The ...


19.10.2016

Global Privacy and Security Experts Launch the International Council on Global Privacy and Security, by Design

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 10/17/16 -- Today, Ann Cavoukian - three-term Privacy Commissioner of Ontario, Executive Director of the Ryerson Privacy & Big Data Institute and creator of Privacy by Design - announced the creation of the International Council on Global Privacy and Security, by Design.The mission of "GPS by Design" is to dispel the commonly held view that organizations must choose between privacy and public safety or business interests (i.e., "big data& ...


17.10.2016

New Study: Biomass Costlier, Dirtier Than Wind, Solar for Replacing Coal Power in the UK

New economic analysis shows that wind and solar are likely to be the least-cost way to power the UK over the next decade, as costs for clean wind and solar energy decline and biomass uncertainty grows LONDON (October 17, 2016) – Wind and solar power are likely to be less expensive than burning trees in order to replace coal in the United Kingdom, according to a new study released today by the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC). Conducted by London-based Vivid Economics, the study says t ...


17.10.2016

Emergency Locator Beacons Provide Life-Saving Communication

MANASSAS, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 10/11/16 -- A perfect day on the water can quickly change. The boat may hit an unseen object, a wave may capsize the boat, a sudden storm may make it too difficult to navigate, or equipment may fail. The shares how critical it is for boaters to properly use an emergency locator beacon through their campaign."Owning and registering an emergency locator beacon can mean the difference between life and death," said Rachel Johnson, executive director of t ...


11.10.2016

Hunters and Anglers Urged to Wear a Life Jacket: You Never Know When You May Need It

MANASSAS, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/28/16 -- Fall hunting season is well underway and the winter season is just around the corner. More hunters and anglers are on the water, putting themselves in potential danger if they don''t use common sense precautions.The National Safe Boating Council, a lead organization of the North American Safe Boating Campaign, encourages hunters and anglers to be responsible at all times while on the water. "While hunters may not think of themselves as ...


28.09.2016

Flexible Packaging Recycling Project Announces Research Results, New Members

WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwired) -- 09/22/16 -- An industry collaborative today announced the findings of a research program which showed that automated sorting technologies in use today can be optimized to capture flexible plastic packaging -- potentially creating a new stream of recovered materials while improving the quality of other recycling streams.The research, documented in the (RRS) report, demonstrates that with adequate screening and optical sorting capacity, flexible plastic packag ...


22.09.2016

Council for Diabetes Prevention Launched to Support Delivery of CDC National Diabetes Prevention Program

WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwired) -- 09/21/16 -- National Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) leaders today have joined together to launch the Council of Diabetes Prevention (Council), a non-profit membership-based organization dedicated to preventing those with prediabetes from developing type 2 diabetes by supporting the National DPP. Bringing together a diverse range of stakeholders including DPP providers, organizations dedicated to preventing diabetes, and other mission-aligned entities, the C ...


21.09.2016

Better Bus Safety

MISSION, KS -- (Marketwired) -- 09/20/16 -- (Family Features) For millions of school-age children, each day begins and ends with a bus ride. While parents entrust their children''s safety to the capable hands of bus drivers, these tips from the National Association for Pupil Transportation provide some measures parents can take and lessons they can teach to increase safety going to and from the bus, and even during the ride.Before the Bus ArrivesEnsure backpacks are packed securely so ...


20.09.2016

European Schools Have Rebound Year in Competitive Market for B-School Applicants

RESTON, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/20/16 -- Nearly half (49 percent) of all graduate business programs received more applications in 2016 compared with 2015, according to a global survey report released today by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). European programs across the board, plus full-time one-year MBA, executive MBA, and online MBA programs appear to be experiencing stronger application growth, whereas full-time two-year, part-time, and flexible MBA programs worldwide are ...


20.09.2016

Crown World Mobility Executive to Lead Two CERC 2016 Workshops

HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/19/16 -- -- the world-renowned provider of domestic and international end-to-end workforce mobility solutions -- is pleased to announce participation in CERC''s (Canadian Employee Relocation Council) fast-approaching conference, which will take place from Newly appointed CERC chair of the board and CWM''s director of client services for North America, Tricia Cochran, will lead two classes at the renowned event, which is regarded ...


19.09.2016

Almo Professional A/V Joins Global Technology Distribution Council

ST. PETERSBURG, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 09/15/16 -- The Global Technology Distribution Council continues to expand its membership with the addition of Philadelphia-based Almo Corp., the largest independent distributor of consumer electronics, professional audio/video equipment, appliances, furniture and housewares in the United States. Almo''s business -- the strategic focus for the company''s GTDC engagement -- features highly skilled supply-chain management services, a bro ...


15.09.2016

Mass Technology Leadership Council Celebrates Innovation Community at 19th Annual Gala

BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/15/16 -- Hundreds of the region''s most influential executives, community leaders, business luminaries and media celebrated the state''s world-renowned spirit of innovation last night at the 19th annual MassTLC Leadership Awards Gala. Applauding the people and companies shaping the Massachusetts technology economy, awards were given to the winners in 16 categories -- including company of the year winner, Wayfair, and 2016 CEO of the year, Kr ...


15.09.2016

White Ops President and COO Eddie Schwartz to Keynote at EC-Council Foundation''s Global CISO Forum

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 09/13/16 -- , the leader in sophisticated invalid traffic detection and prevention, today announced that White Ops President and COO, and a former CISO, will deliver the opening keynote at the . His presentation, "The Challenges and Opportunities Facing Today''s CISO" is scheduled to take place on September 15, 2016 at the in Atlanta, Georgia.In its sixth annual, the Global CISO Forum promises an exciting mix of industries, formats and inter ...


13.09.2016

Government of Canada Invests More Than $160 Million in Social Sciences and Humanities Research

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 09/09/16 -- The government of Canada values the role of all of the sciences, from the natural and health sciences to the social sciences and humanities, in providing the evidence needed to make decisions that will impact our health, environment, climate, economy and society. The government is committed to advancing research in all disciplines and in encouraging partnerships among researchers, along with those in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors ...


09.09.2016

REMINDER/Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce Recipients of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council''s Partnership and Insight Grants

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 09/09/16 -- Attention: Assignment Editors (Education, Immigration, Environment)The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will announce the recipients of the Partnership Grants, Partnership Development Grants, Insight Grants, and Insight Development Grants, awarded to researchers by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, at an event at York University.There will be media availability and photo opportunities following the announcement.Fo ...


09.09.2016

Media Advisory: Government of Canada to Announce Recipients of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council''s Partnership and Insight Grants

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 09/08/16 -- Attention: Assignment Editors (Education, Immigration, Environment)The Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, will announce the recipients of the Partnership Grants, Partnership Development Grants, Insight Grants, and Insight Development Grants, awarded to researchers by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council, at an event at York University.There will be media availability and photo opportunities following the announcement.Fo ...


08.09.2016

GTDC Appoints Arrow Electronics CEO Mike Long as Chairman

BURLINGAME, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/08/16 -- The today announced that it has appointed Michael Long, chairman, president and CEO of Arrow Electronics, Inc., as the organization''s new chairman. Long succeeds SYNNEX president and CEO Kevin Murai, whose two-year term ends this month. Long was voted in at the GTDC''s annual Board Meeting and conference, Sept. 7-8, in Burlingame, Calif.Long was named Arrow''s CEO in May 2009, having previously served as president a ...


08.09.2016

GTDC Summit Convenes Record Number of Channel Leaders, Distribution CEOs and Emerging Cloud Companies

BURLINGAME, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 09/08/16 -- The 2016 GTDC Summit concludes today in a record-breaking way with 17 CEOs and presidents as well as 50 other distribution industry senior management leaders joining more than 70+ vendor companies, their top channel executives, plus regional and global participants. This unprecedented tally in the 16-year history of the conference coincides with a dynamic new dimension to the Summit focused on emerging technology vendors, particularly in the cloud, ...


08.09.2016

Hong Kong Green Building Week 2016 the Power of Social Media Reaches the Green Community

HONG KONG, CHINA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/31/16 -- (HKGBW) has been a well-received campaign since its launch in 2013. This year, the Construction Industry Council (CIC) and the Hong Kong Green Building Council (HKGBC) again co-organised the HKGBW to boost public awareness of the development of green buildings and construction, as well as the green lifestyle. The Launching Ceremony of HKGBW 2016 was held at Harbour City in Tsim Sha Tsui today.The fourth year of the campaign saw continuous suppor ...


31.08.2016

Hong Kong Green Building Week 2016 Launching Ceremony Strengthens Community Engagement With Online Power

HONG KONG, CHINA -- (Marketwired) -- 08/30/16 -- The Hong Kong Green Building Week (HKGBW) has established itself as a well-received campaign since its launch in 2013. This year, the Construction Industry Council (CIC) and the Hong Kong Green Building Council (HKGBC) again co-organise the campaign to boost public awareness of the development of green buildings and green lifestyle. The Launching Ceremony of HKGBW 2016 would be held at Harbour City in Tsim Sha Tsui on 31 August. The Launching Cer ...


30.08.2016

Real Confidence University Portfolio Challenge Winner Announced: Texas Christian University Awarded $50,000

WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwired) -- 08/03/16 -- Five students from Texas Christian University ("TCU") have been declared the winners of the Real Confidence™ University Portfolio Challenge I, ending the first year-long competition in which over 90 students from 15 universities gained hands-on learning experience in public and private commercial real estate investing. The TCU student team managed the best portfolio with a return just short of 35 percent and won the $50,000 prize.Each un ...


03.08.2016

Study Finds Plastics Reduce Environmental Costs by Nearly 4 Times Compared to Alternatives

WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwired) -- 07/26/16 -- A new study by Trucost finds the environmental cost of using plastics in consumer goods and packaging is nearly four times less than if plastics were replaced with alternative materials. The study is based on natural capital accounting methods, which measure and value environmental impacts -- such as consumption of water and emissions to air, land and water -- which are not typically factored into traditional financial accounting.Previous reports, ...


26.07.2016

Face Your Financial Fears

MISSION, KS -- (Marketwired) -- 07/22/16 -- (Family Features) Retirement is supposed to be a reward for decades of hard work, but if you haven''t planned well, the milestone may be a dark cloud on your horizon. In fact, new data shows that nearly 50 percent of Americans are most afraid of outliving their income or the inability to maintain their current lifestyle, and nearly 20 percent are worried about having enough money to cover health care expenses.The research, released by the ( ...


22.07.2016

GTDC Adds New Members Headquartered in Germany and Latvia

AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS -- (Marketwired) -- 07/13/16 -- The today announced the addition of ELKO Group and TIM AG as its newest members in the EMEA region, plus the appointment of WestconGroup CEO Dolph Westerbos to the organization''s Executive Committee. The moves further bolster the GTDC''s position as the world''s leading IT distribution organization. GTDC members drive more than $130 billion in annual worldwide sales of products, services and solutions th ...


13.07.2016

Graduate Management Admission Council Launches User''s Guide to Full-Time MBA Rankings

RESTON, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/11/16 -- The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) today unveiled its User''s Guide to Full-Time MBA Rankings, a comprehensive online tool designed to help prospective graduate business students better understand the ranking methodologies established by five well-known publications. Housed on mba.com -- the council''s student facing website viewed by more than eight million unique visitors yearly -- this guide clearly summarizes and c ...


11.07.2016

White Ops Is First to Receive MRC Accreditation for Sophisticated Invalid Traffic Detection

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 06/29/16 -- , the leader in sophisticated invalid traffic detection and prevention, today announced that after a rigorous 3rd party evaluation process that White Ops has been granted accreditation by the Media Rating Council (MRC) for its Sophisticated Invalid Traffic (SIVT) Detection function, which detects and filters both general and sophisticated invalid impressions. MRC accreditation was based on a review of White Ops'' SIVT Detection function spe ...


29.06.2016

Connecticut Joins "WRAP" Initiative to Boost Plastic Film Recycling

WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwired) -- 06/21/16 -- Connecticut''s Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) and the American Chemistry Council''s (ACC) Flexible Film Recycling Group (FFRG) today announced a public-private partnership that will increase opportunities for residents and businesses to recycle flexible film packaging(1). Flexible plastic film -- which includes consumer and commercial product wraps; bags for groceries, produce and bread; and common item ...


21.06.2016

Wear It! Urges Boaters to Have the Right Life Jacket for High-Boating Traffic Fourth of July

MANASSAS, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/21/16 -- The Fourth of July holiday is the highest boating traffic weekend of the summer. The annual Wear It! boating safety campaign is urging boaters to make sure they have the right life jacket before they hit the water."Life jackets are designed for a boater''s recreational water activity -- from inflatable belt-packs for standup paddleboarders to form-fitting vests for PWC riders," said Rachel Johnson, executive director of the Nation ...


21.06.2016

Business Schools Connect Students to Robust Hiring Market

RESTON, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/21/16 -- Companies working directly with business schools plan to hire more MBAs this year than they hired in 2015 according to a global survey report released today by the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). Some 88 percent of corporate recruiters who work directly with graduate business schools plan to hire recent MBA graduates in 2016, up eight percentage points from last year and 33 percentage points higher than 2010, the lowest point of the Great ...


21.06.2016

Nod from NEB Gets Ontario Closer to Energy East

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 06/17/16 -- "The National Energy Board (NEB) found TransCanada''s Energy East application to be complete, which means that we are one step closer to having this important project approved," said Patrick Dillon, Business Manager of the Provincial Building and Construction Trades Council of Ontario. As of today, 21 months remain before the NEB''s report on Energy East is presented before the federal cabinet for a final decision o ...


17.06.2016

Government of Canada Announces Funds That Will Contribute to Stronger, Healthier Communities.

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 06/17/16 -- The Government of Canada recognizes the important role that colleges and universities play in providing the discoveries, innovations and experiences that result in strong social and health benefits. That''s why, Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, announced today $7.4 million in federal support for colleges and polytechnics through the Community and College Social Innovation Fund (CCSIF).The funds, delivered through the Social Sciences ...


17.06.2016

Boot Barn to Celebrate Grand Opening of New Store in Council Bluffs, Iowa

IRVINE, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/09/16 -- Boot Barn Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: BOOT), America''s largest western and work wear retailer, will celebrate the opening of its newest store June 17 through the 26. The new 10,000 square foot store is located in Council Bluffs, Iowa at 3271 Marketplace Drive next to Shopko®. This will be the company''s third store in Iowa.Boot Barn offers boots, jeans, hats, shirts, outerwear, protective work wear, belts and accessories for western and ...


09.06.2016

Albany Rejects New York’s 5 Cent Fee on Disposable Plastic Shopping Bags

Last month, New York City passed a law that requires a 5 cent fee on all disposable plastic shopping bags in the city, but a new bill from the state€™s legislature threatens to nullify that law. New York City is known for its culture, food, and unfortunately, the millions of plastic bags that clog the sewers and decorate the trees that line its streets. So, in response to the environmental hazard, the city council passed a fee on plastic bags in an attempt to combat the pollution they bring. ...


09.06.2016

UNEP Report: Improved Waste Collection and Management the Most Urgent Solutions to Reduce Marine Debris; Plastics Makers Agree

WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwired) -- 05/24/16 -- The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) today released a new report entitled "Marine Plastic Debris and Microplastics: Global lessons and research to inspire action and guide policy." The report emphasizes that "Improving waste collection and management presents the most urgent short-term solution to reducing plastic inputs (into oceans and waterways), especially in developing economies. This will also have other societal ben ...


24.05.2016

Global Plastics Industry Activities to Prevent and Combat Marine Litter Up More Than 165-Percent

WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwired) -- 05/20/16 -- Leaders from plastics organizations across the globe announced that there were approximately as part of the (Global Declaration), a public commitment by the global plastics industry to tackle plastic in the marine environment. The announcement came with the release of the plastics industry''s annual progress report, which documents the various efforts underway around the world."As a united, global industry, we''ve come a ...


20.05.2016

Chicago Area Residents Have Hundreds of Local Options to Recycle Plastic Wraps and Bags

WASHINGTON, DC -- (Marketwired) -- 05/18/16 -- "Residents of Chicago and Cook County can recycle flexible plastic wraps and bags -- a category of materials also known as ''film'' -- at nearly 400 local grocery and retail stores." That''s the message a consortium of plastics makers, manufacturers and brand owners is working to clarify after a recent change in guidelines by Chicago''s Department of Streets and Sanitation may have led to some confu ...


18.05.2016

Boating Safety, Life Jackets, Top Priority of National Safe Boating Week

MANASSAS, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/16/16 -- Boating safety advocates across the United States and Canada have teamed up to promote safe and responsible boating, including consistent life jacket wear during recreational water activities, during National Safe Boating Week to be held from May 21-27, 2016.National Safe Boating Week is the launch of the annual North American Safe Boating Campaign, a yearlong effort focused on spreading the message of boating safety and the critical importance of al ...


16.05.2016

Boating Enthusiasts Attempt to Set Life Jacket World Record

MANASSAS, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/10/16 -- Boating enthusiasts will team up around the globe to heighten awareness of different life jacket styles, including inflatable and inherently buoyant life jackets, for on May 21, 2016. The and sponsor this international event."We recommend boaters do a routine inspection on each of your life jackets to ensure they''re in good condition and test your inflatable life jacket each year. ''Ready, Set, Wear It!'' offers ...


10.05.2016

When Applying to Business School, Today''s Candidates Have a Clearer Vision for Their Future

RESTON, VA -- (Marketwired) -- 05/10/16 -- The Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) today released its 2016 mba.com Prospective Students Survey Report, which shows that business school candidates today consider applying to fewer program types and are more focused on a particular postgraduate career path.On average, prospective students considered 2.8 program types in 2015, down from 3.1 in 2014. For their postgraduate careers, 71 percent of those surveyed cited a single industry of inte ...


10.05.2016

Government of Canada Invests in Research to Mobilize Knowledge for Canadians

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/27/16 -- Social Sciences and Humanities Research CouncilThe Honourable Kirsty Duncan, Minister of Science, today announced 45 social sciences and humanities research projects have been awarded federal funds to assess and mobilize knowledge in the areas of emerging technologies, energy and natural resources in Canada. The knowledge gained will help inform policy and new programs.This series of projects focuses on the broad implications of the introduction o ...


27.04.2016

''Business-as-usual'' will Not Get the Job Done on Prevention: Dillon

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/27/16 -- "The Day of Mourning is a day to reflect on the lives that have been lost in the workplace, or from work-related injuries and disease," said Patrick Dillon, Business Manager of the Provincial Building and Construction Trades Council of Ontario. "All workplace deaths are completely preventable," he emphasized."As we mourn every life lost, we implore our business, government, and union leaders to step up in driving real pr ...


27.04.2016

Hakka Affairs Council Attends HKTDC in Hong Kong

TAIPEI,TAIWAN -- (Marketwired) -- 04/27/16 -- Seeking to enhance the international visibility of Hakka industry and advance international interchange, and to promote the "Hakka TAIWAN" brand, the Hakka Affairs Council is participating in the HKTDC Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair 2016, being staged April 27~30. The high quality of Hakka cultural products is being showcased for international buyers, and overseas business opportunities explored for the Hakka TAIWAN brand.On April 27 M ...


27.04.2016

NewCo Boston to Showcase What''s Hot in Innovative Food Production, Health Tech, Energy, Connected Devices, Robotics and More

BOSTON, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/22/16 -- NewCo Boston and the Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council (MassTLC) are hosting the city''s first on April 27 at businesses throughout the Greater Boston region. With hundreds of entrepreneurs, investors, government officials, educators and students planning to interact with more than 80 participating organizations, Boston joins over 16 global urban centers such as San Francisco, Portland, Austin, Barcelona, Istanbul, London and Mexic ...


22.04.2016

Canada Arab Business Council Announces New Chair

TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 04/18/16 -- The Canada Arab Business Council (CABC) is pleased to announce that Mohammad Al Zaibak has assumed office as Chair of the CABC Board of Directors.Mr. Al Zaibak is recognized for his leadership in the corporate and not-for-profit worlds. He has more than 30 years'' experience as a successful businessman and entrepreneur. He is the principal private sector architect and co-founder of Teranet Inc., a pioneer in public-private partnerships ...


18.04.2016

National Soil Conservation Week Focuses on Sustainable Agriculture

BEAUSEJOUR, MANITOBA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/07/16 -- Soil, air, water, and wildlife that share the land with agricultural production are all impacted by soil management. National Soil Conservation Week, which runs from April 17 to 23, is focusing on the importance of proper land stewardship for the benefit of all resources - especially soil - under our care."Canadian farmers realize in order to operate sustainably for the benefit of future generations, soil, air, water and wildlife need t ...


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