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General Press Release : 14 Oct 2020

CEO of Chia Tai receives Honorary Doctorate Degree in Agricultural Research and Development from Kasetsart University General—14 Oct 20

CEO of Chia Tai receives Honorary Doctorate Degree in Agricultural Research and Development from Kasetsart University, reemphasizing Chia Tai’s vision for development of Thailand’s sustainable agriculture Mr. Manas Chiaravanond, Chief

Fondazione Prada Presents "Human Brains," A Multidisciplinary Project Dedicated To Brain Studies General—14 Oct 20

MILAN--14 Oct--PRNewswire/InfoQuest

"Human Brains" is a multidisciplinary project dedicated to brain studies taking place from November 2020 to November 2022. It is the result of a research initiated in 2018 by Fondazione Prada, in collaboration with a scientific board chaired by Giancarlo Comi and composed of Jubin Abutalebi, Massimo Cacciari, Viviana Kasam, Udo Kittelmann, Andrea Moro, and Daniela Perani.

The first part of "Human Brains" will feature the online conference "Culture and Consciousness" (9 - 13 November 2020) on an interactive platform linked to Fondazione Prada's website. The event will be structured in five daily discussions between two scholars focused on the study of consciousness in neurosciences.

The first two discussions will see neuroscientist Mavi Sanchez-Vives and neurobiologist Jean-Pierre Changeux, moderated by neurologist Giancarlo Comi, and neurobiologist Eve Marder with neuroscientist Antonio Damasio, moderated by neurologist and neuroscientist Daniela Perani. They will explore the biological fundaments of conscience, from the neurofunctional mechanisms to neurochemical and molecular basis, and they will carry on in-depth analysis of connectivity as a cerebral substrate of conscience state and the revolutionary techniques that allow investigating the brain in vivo.

Two discussions between neurolinguist Andrea Moro and cognitiv

New Zealand welcomes back international students General—14 Oct 20

Education New Zealand (ENZ) says the decision to enable a small cohort of postgraduate students to enter the country is a signal of New Zealand’s strong, continued commitment to international education and international students. The New Zealand

2020 Wise Awards Winners Announced General—14 Oct 20

Qatar Foundation initiative recognizes six outstanding projects designed to advance education worldwide WISE, an initiative of Qatar Foundation (QF), has announced the winners of the 2020 WISE Awards, recognizing and promoting six innovative projects

Suits you to the ground: Tuxedo Espresso Bar at Carlton Hotel Bangkok General—14 Oct 20

By no means the usual lobby lounge, Tuxedo has tweaked its bow tie, opened doors and begun serving a sophisticated blend of pleasures day and night. For many years Singaporeans have known there’s one place in town that always gets things just

2020 East Asia Marine Cooperation Platform Qingdao Forum held in Qingdao General—14 Oct 20

On September 22, 2020, East Asia Marine Cooperation Platform Qingdao Forum and Qingdao International Marine Week kicked off in Qingdao West Coast New Area. Experts, scholars and elites from various countries and regions around the world and international

Vegetarian Food Festival at the Emerald Hotel General—14 Oct 20

The Emerald Hotel brings you to the mood of “Vegetarian Food Festival” during 17 – 25 October 2020, with a huge variety of vegetarian dishes. At Yok Chinese Restaurant proudly presents vegetarian dim sum for lunch time only (price

Xinhua Silk Road: China's Quanzhou strives to promote construction of pilot zone of the 21st General—14 Oct 20

Quanzhou, located in southeast China's Fujian Province, has been striving to promote the construction of the pilot zone of the 21st Century Maritime Silk Road under the country's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI). Quanzhou serves as the important starting

Introducing 'Favola Sunday Roast’, a new lunch experience in reminiscence of Italian General—14 Oct 20

FAVOLA, the signature authentic Italian restaurant at Le Meridien Suvarnabhumi, Bangkok Golf Resort and Spa introduces a new height of lunchtime in a reminiscence of Italian feast with friends and family. From Riviera to Sicily and everything in

Come and celebrate the Vegetarian Festival 17-25 October 2020 at Chatrium Hotel Riverside General—14 Oct 20

Chatrium Hotel Riverside Bangkok is thrilled to be a part of the 2020 Vegetarian Festival in Bangkok. This year it runs for 9 days from 17-25 October and we can’t wait to showcase the vegetarian delights we have created especially for this

Professional Development Skills Program on "The Language of Research" General—14 Oct 20

“The Language of Research” is scheduled to be conducted online for 2 hours per day starting on 31 October, 7, 14, 21 and 28 November 2020 by Zoom application. Registration and more information pls. visit

KTC harvests and processes food with hearing impaired students as part of the 2nd year General—14 Oct 20

Recently, “KTC” or Krungthai Card Public Company Limited, jointly with a team of volunteer employees, took hearing impaired students from Thungmahamek School for the Deaf to harvest oyster mushrooms, phoenix mushrooms, and pink oyster

THOMAS SABO and Rita Ora inspire with Magic Stars Collection General—14 Oct 20

THOMAS SABO is celebrating the most beautiful time of the year with its new Magic Stars Collection, and from 15th October 2020, will be presenting exquisite pieces of jewellery that sparkle like a thousand stars in the night sky. Brand ambassador Rita

YCIS Beijing Founder's Day Underscores 25 Years of Innovation and Commitment General—14 Oct 20

The Yew Chung International School of Beijing (YCIS Beijing) celebrated a landmark 25th anniversary and its Founder's Day on October 9, 2020. With a sports theme, the Honglingjin Campus hosted athletic, musical and academic events as students and

ZTE wins two awards at Layer123 World Congress 2020 General—14 Oct 20

ZTE Corporation (0763.HK / 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, today has been rewarded two awards, specifically, Emerging Edge Product for its Common Edge

DAPPER x KitoLAB Two legendary brands meet to create an unmissable General—14 Oct 20

For months, DAPPER and KitoLAB have tirelessly worked together to produce a masterpiece collaboration collection. Look out for DAPPER's special take on KitoLAB's hero product, the “Dance” sandals. The Dance are emblazoned with the unique

A New Global Mobility Hierarchy Emerges as International Travel Resumes General—14 Oct 20

As coronavirus-related travel restrictions begin to lift, the latest research from the Henley Passport Index based on exclusive data from the International Air Transport Association (IATA) shows that the pandemic has completely upended the seemingly

CGTN: Peng Liyuan sends congratulatory message to UNESCO Prize for Girls' and Women's General—14 Oct 20

China's First Lady Peng Liyuan, also United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) special envoy for the advancement of girls' and women's education, sent a congratulatory message to the award of UNESCO via a video on October