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Dec 10, 2017 2:25 PM ET GULF: GCC Secretary General Denounces Qatari Media Attack iCrowdNewswire - Dec 10, 2017 - RIYADH,Nov 1 (WAM) - Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani, Secretary-General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), has expressed his condemnation of what he termed the "irresponsible media attacks" carried out by some Qatari news outlets toward the GCC and its Secretary-General, describing it as an unjust campaign that has. (more...)

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Dec 10, 2017 2:19 PM ET UAE: ERC Answers Appeal of Elderly Yemeni Woman, Provides for Her Basic Needs iCrowdNewswire - Dec 10, 2017 - ADEN,Nov 20 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) humanitarian aid authority Emirates Red Crescent (ERC) has provided urgent relief assistance to a suffering elderly Yemeni woman from Dar Saad, Aden, who lacks the basic living requirements, is unable to provide food for herself and her family, and is threatened. (more...)

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Dec 10, 2017 2:16 PM ET UAE: ERC Distributes Winter Supplies to Syrian Refugees in Jordan iCrowdNewswire - Dec 10, 2017 - AL HALLABAT,Nov 24 (WAM) - Hamad Juma Al Nuaimi, Deputy Director of the Jordan-United Arab Emirates (UAE) refugee camp in Mrajeeb Al Fhood, has supervised the distribution of winter supplies to a number of Syrian refugee families living in 'random' tents in Jordan. "We have visited our brothers, the Syrian. (more...)

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Dec 10, 2017 2:14 PM ET UAE: Renewable Energy Training Programme for Pacific Island Countries Launched iCrowdNewswire - Dec 10, 2017 - ABU DHABI,Nov 27 (WAM) - The United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation (MoFAIC) has launched a two-year renewable energy training programme for Pacific Island countries financed by Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), the leading national entity for development aid. The training is being led. (more...)

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Dec 10, 2017 2:11 PM ET UAE: Average Marriage Age Standing at 27 for Emirati Males, 24 for Females iCrowdNewswire - Dec 10, 2017 - ABU DHABI,Nov 20 (WAM) - The average age of marriage for United Arab Emirates (UAE) males in Abu Dhabi stood at 27.2 years and at 24.2 years for females in 2016, according to a Statistics Centre - Abu Dhabi (SCAD) report, released recently. A total of 5,892 marriage contracts were. (more...)

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Dec 10, 2017 2:08 PM ET UAE: 10th Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Camel Race Festival Begins in Jordan’s Wadi Rum iCrowdNewswire - Dec 10, 2017 - AMMAN,Nov 3 (WAM) - The 10th Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan Camel Race Festival started yesterday morning in Disah in Wadi Rum, Jordan, with the participation of around 550 Jordanian camels, after the first elimination round. The festival was organised by the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Camel Racing Federation,. (more...)

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Dec 8, 2017 11:13 AM ET Rohingya Refugees: The Woes of Women – Part One iCrowdNewswire - Dec 8, 2017 - By Sohara Mehroze Shachi   In this special series of reports, IPS journalists travel to the border region between Bangladesh and Myanmar to speak with Rohingya refugees, humanitarian workers and officials about the still-unfolding human rights and health crises facing this long-marginalized and persecuted community. Rohingya women of Balukhali camp. (more...)

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Dec 7, 2017 6:53 PM ET “Migrants Deserve Dignity” says CIVICUS While Trump Pulls out of Proposed Migrant Compact iCrowdNewswire - Dec 7, 2017 - By Pascal Laureyn     Hundreds of refugees and migrants aboard a fishing boat moments before being rescued by the Italian Navy as part of their Mare Nostrum operation in June 2014. Credit: The Italian Coastguard/Massimo Sestini SUVA Fiji, Dec 6 2017 (IPS) - Continuing his “America First” approach, President. (more...)

Dec 7, 2017 6:10 PM ET Are Rising Attacks On Human Rights Defenders The ‘New Normal’? iCrowdNewswire - Dec 7, 2017 - By Mandeep Tiwana   Mandeep Tiwana is Chief Programmes Officer for the global civil society alliance, CIVICUS SUVA, Fiji, Dec 4 2017 (IPS) - At CIVICUS, a global civil society alliance working to strengthen citizen participation, we receive bad news of attacks on compatriots every day. In the past few. (more...)

Dec 7, 2017 2:15 PM ET Pacific Communities Building Resilience in the Face of Climate Change iCrowdNewswire - Dec 7, 2017 - By Simon Bradshaw, Climate Change Specialist, Oxfam Australia   SUVA, Fiji, Nov 8 2017 (IPS) - In the Pacific, climate change is an ever-present threat, undermining human rights, livelihoods, and security. Pacific Islanders are working with courage and resolve to build the resilience of their communities and to catalyse international. (more...)

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Disclosure Newswire

High Hampton Receives Favourable Environmental Site Assessment inching closer to Award of Conditional Use Permit (CUP) for CoachellaGro Asset

Dec 15, 2017 7:10 AM ET

CSE: HCFSE: 0HCN TORONTO,  - High Hampton Holdings Corp. (CSE: HC) (FSE: 0HCN) ("High Hampton"…

SDX Energy Inc. – Update on drilling operations in Morocco

Dec 15, 2017 6:50 AM ET

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Judges Announced For #DisruptMining 2018 Event

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CVS Health Foundation Announces Grant to Increase Access to Provider Education and Diagnosis Program for Alzheimer’s Disease

Dec 15, 2017 6:02 AM ET

WOONSOCKET, R.I.,  -- The CVS Health Foundation today announced a $550,000 commitment to the Alzheimer's Association,…

Q2 FY18 GAAP EPS UP 8% TO $0.52 and NON-GAAP EPS UP 14% TO $0.70

Dec 15, 2017 6:01 AM ET

REDWOOD SHORES, Calif.,-- Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL) today announced fiscal 2018 Q2 results. Total…

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Legal Newswire

High Hampton Receives Favourable Environmental Site Assessment inching closer to Award of Conditional Use Permit (CUP) for CoachellaGro Asset

Dec 15, 2017 7:10 AM ET

CSE: HCFSE: 0HCN TORONTO,  - High Hampton Holdings Corp. (CSE: HC) (FSE: 0HCN) ("High Hampton"…

Statement by the Prime Minister on the retirement of Chief Justice of Canada Beverley McLachlin

Dec 15, 2017 6:40 AM ET

OTTAWA,  - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the…

Linamar to Acquire the MacDon Group of Companies, a Global Harvesting Specialist, to Further Diversity & Grow

Dec 15, 2017 6:20 AM ET

C$1,200 million cash purchase price Transaction is expected to be immediately accretive to…

Survey: Litigation to Offer Greatest Legal Job Opportunities in Next Six Months; 33 Per Cent of Canadian Lawyers Plan to Expand Teams

Dec 15, 2017 6:10 AM ET

TORONTO, - Litigation is expected to yield the greatest legal job prospects in…

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. Declares Quarterly Dividend

Dec 15, 2017 5:51 AM ET

Listed:  TSX, NYSESymbol: POT SASKATOON,  - Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. announced today…

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Artificial Intelligence Newswire

Pesquisadores AI estão tentando combater a forma como o AI pode ser usado para mentir e enganar

Dec 15, 2017 8:01 AM ET

Entre os pesquisadores que estudam como a AI pode ser usada para…

La red de vigilancia de CCTV de China tardó solo 7 minutos en capturar al reportero de la BBC

Dec 14, 2017 7:20 PM ET

Las autoridades chinas tardaron apenas siete minutos en localizar y detener al…

Paddle, la plataforma de ventas de software fundada por Thiel Fellow, recauda $ 12.5 millones

Dec 14, 2017 7:00 PM ET

Paddle , una startup del Reino Unido que ofrece a las compañías…

La aplicación Seeing AI de Microsoft para ciegos ahora lee letra manuscrita. La aplicación iOS actualizada está disponible en 35 países.

Dec 14, 2017 6:40 PM ET

La inteligencia artificial tomó el centro de la escena en la Cumbre…

LG afirma que sus nuevas laptops Gram tienen una duración de batería de "día completo"

Dec 14, 2017 6:20 PM ET

LG anuncia hoy su renovada gama de portátiles Gram delgados y livianos,…

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Research Newswire

Future of the Quicklime – Market Attractiveness, Competitive Landscape and Key Players Carmeuse, Graymont, Lhoist

Dec 15, 2017 8:50 AM ET

HTF MI comprehensive and detailed 101-page research study on United States Quicklime…

New report examines the Automated Fingerprint Identification Systems Market Global industry guide 2017

Dec 15, 2017 8:48 AM ET

Automated Fingerprint Identification Systems(AFIS) Market ReportsMonitor.com Publish a New Report on - “Global…

Perfluoropolyether Market Analysis and Forecast of Next 5 Years (Market Trends, Drivers, Challenges & Players)

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HTF MI comprehensive and detailed 101-page research study on United States Perfluoropolyether…

Mobile Industrial Hydraulic Filters market: Strategic Directions to Gain High Share in 2022

Dec 15, 2017 8:45 AM ET

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