Daily Archives: March 25, 2013

European Airline Passengers Flying High with Enhanced Legal Rights

SQ Law Group, European Law Firm, Outlines Key Changes Due in 2015

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Mr. Deng, Chairman of Fantasia Communication Group, Recognized as a Top 10 Newsmaker of 2012-2013

BEIJING /PRNewswire/ — Mr. Ming Deng , the Chairman of Fantasia Communication Group, was recently awarded recognition as one of China conferences’ top-10 newsmakers by China Convention and Exhibition magazine. Mr. Deng is a smart leader who has successfully operated an internationally accredited company. His 15 years of work experience in the PR industry has given him the combined traits of traditional Beijing spirit, a unique working style and a charitable heart. read more

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New Study Shows Healthy Food Rebates Positively Impact Shopping Behavior

RAND Corporation and Vitality research finds discount leads to increased purchases of healthy foods and decrease in junk foods read more

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Korn/Ferry Survey: Executives Say Most Important Strategy For Leading Global Companies Is Talent Management

-Yet 35 Percent Say They Do Not Have a Talent Management Strategy in Place- read more

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Rabobank Report: Structural Changes In Global Urea Market

Capacity Expansions Drive Shift to Buyer’s Market read more

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Raise the Bar, Hershey! Coalition Welcomes Hershey Timeline for Transition to Certified Cocoa

Hershey Should Increase Funding of Programs to Address Child Labor and Improve Conditions for West African Cocoa Farmers read more

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First Car Rental Earns Best in Car Hire Service in South Africa

True to its payoff line: First In Car Hire, First In Service, First Car Rental has won 1st place at the highly-regarded South African Service Awards in the Travel and Related Services category beating all of its car hire competitors in South Africa.

Johannesburg, South Africa, March 25, 2013 –(PR.com)– The South African Service Awards are the premier customer-driven service awards in South Africa. The gold award was officially announced at South African Service Awards ceremony being held in Johannesburg on the 1st March 2013. read more

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La convergence macroéconomique en Afrique passe par l’intégration commerciale, révèle un rapport de la BAD

Lancement d’une série de publications sur l’intégration régionale read more

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Trade integration, a key to macroeconomic convergence, says a new African Development Bank report

Launch of a policy papers series on regional integration read more

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Qatar’s Insurance Market Is Well-Positioned for Strong Growth

Modern Structures in Qatar's oil rich capital Doha (credit: Martin Belam |source: wikipedia/flickr) read more

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CALL FOR PAPERS – IPAD DRC, KINSHASA

The organisers of the 9th annual iPAD DRC conference and exhibition are pleased to announce an industry-wide call for papers for the annual iPAD DRC conference taking place from 10-11 October 2013 in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo read more

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Pangolin Diamonds Corp. updates shareholders on 2013 kimberlite diamond exploration activities in Botswana

About diamond mining in Botswana
Botswana is the largest diamond producing country in the world by value, supplying 21% of global rough diamond production. It is the location of the world’s two largest diamond mines, Jwaneng and Orapa, and four non-De Beers diamond mines – Gem, Firestone, Lucara and Mantle. Diamonds were first discovered in Botswana in 1959 and the first kimberlites were discovered in 1967. Since then, over 275 kimberlites have been discovered in the country. With a long and well-established Mining Code, Botswana is rated by the Fraser Institute as the best country in Africa for mining. The country has the highest sovereign credit rating in Africa. Since gaining independence in 1966, Botswana has been governed by the Botswana Democratic Party in a multi-party democracy. read more

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ZENITH BANK SHINES DESPITE COUNTRY ‘GRAPPLING WITH BAD DEBTS’

Zenith Bank (Gambia) Limited, a subsidiary of Zenith Bank PLC., West Africa’s biggest and most profitable bank has recorded outstanding results in all indices of financial standing, for its third year of operations in the country, as confirmed in its 2012 audited annual report. read more

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IHA CALLS FOR USE OF HYDRO-POWER TO HELP MANAGE WATER IN CLIMATE-CONSTRAINED WORLD

On the occasion of World Water Day, the International Hydropower Association (IHA) calls on the sector to use hydropower to help manage water in a climate-constrained world. read more

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