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The United Nations Convention on Transparency in Treaty-based Investor-State Arbitration enters into force today

 The United Nations Convention in Transparency in Treaty-based Investor-State Arbitration (“The Mauritius Convention on Transparency”) will enter into force today, 18 October 2017. The Convention has to date been ratified by Canada, Mauritius and Switzerland. None of the ratifying States made reservations and, as a result, the Transparency Rules are now part of the investor-State dispute settlement regime created by investment treaties concluded by those three States. Consequently, the Transparency Rules will apply to investor-State disputes arising under investment treaties concluded by those States before April 2014 in accordance with the conditions set forth in the Transparency Convention and the relevant investment treaties. read more

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Swedish Steel Prize 2017 finalists lead the way with innovative design concepts​

/INS.Truly innovative design concepts pushing utilization of high-strength steels to the limits characterize this year’s four finalists for the Swedish Steel Prize. The winner will be announced at a ceremony in Stockholm on May 11. read more

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Binghamton researcher studies oldest fossil hominin ear bones ever recovered

The skull of Paranthropus robustus (SKW 18 SK 52) from the site of Swartkrans (South Africa). The specimen dates to approximately two million years ago and has yielded the oldest complete ossicular chain (malleus, incus and stapes) of a fossil hominin discovered to date. (PRNewsFoto/Binghamton University) read more

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RUSSIA SEEKS GAMBIA’S SUPPORT TO HOST WORLD EXPO 2020

Telecom Italia is Europe’s First CE 2.0 Company

The MEF today announces that Telecom Italia has become the first European Service Provide to achieve CE 2.0 certification. read more

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MOZAMBIQUE – Italy funds university research

ROME, Italy, March 29, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ Young researchers from Mozambique presented “Biotechnology for Health” and “The Genetic Characterisation of Populations”, at the first symposium of biotechnologies masters of the Eduardo Mondlane University. The symposium was organized within the context of the training and continuing education programme of the biotechnology centre funded by the Italian government, Sardegna Research and the Universities of Rome, Pisa and Sassari, for an overall sum of €1.6 million. read more

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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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Country presentation Somalia – Italy can play a leading role in economic regeneration, says Terzi

ROME, Italy, February 21, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ Italy can play a leading role in the economic growth of Somalia, which has at last emerged from an arduous transition after 20 years of civil war. The point was underscored by Foreign Minister Giulio Terzi as he opened the country presentation on Somalia at the Farnesina. The presentation illustrated investment opportunities in the country to members of the Italian business, academic and institutional communities. read more

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MALI – EU: food crisis. Italy to supply logistic support and trainers

ROME, Italy, January 25, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ The refugee emergency and food crisis are what most concern the European Union in Mali. The alarm was sounded by Humanitarian Aid Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva upon her return from a mission to Bamako and Burkina Faso, one month on from her last visit. read more

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Nearly Half of the World’s Entrepreneurs Are Between The Ages Of 25-44 According To Global Entrepreneurship Report

Babson sponsored research finds increased demand for entrepreneurial training read more

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WIN tickets to Orange AFCON, SOUTH AFRICA, 2013 and much, much more

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Changing Thermal Power Mix – Is Gas a Viable Substitute for Coal?

NEW YORK, Dec., 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: read more

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B2C E-Commerce Continues to Increase in Poland, but Growth is Slowing

In its “Poland B2C E-Commerce Report 2012”, Hamburg-based secondary market research company yStats.com has compiled information about B2C E-Commerce in Poland. The report covers online revenue, trends, successful product categories and the share of B2C E-Commerce total retail sales as well as facts and figures about leading online retailers.

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Credit Suisse: Global household wealth falls 5.2% to USD 223 trillion, with Eurozone crisis as backdrop

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