Tuesday July 7, 2020 11:07

THE UNITED Press Releases

Medicom Announces UK Mask Manufacturing Facility in Alliance with British Heathcare—26 Jun 20

The Medicom Group, ("Medicom"), one of the world's leading manufacturers of medical and respiratory masks, has announced the further expansion of its global footprint with the plan to open a new mask manufacturing facility in the United Kingdom this

United Nations Global Compact And Russell Reynolds Associates Study Identifies Characteristics Of General—16 Jun 20

- First-of-its-kind report defines the unique characteristics possessed by sustainable business leaders and urges a radical re-think on how C-suite and board leaders are selected The United Nations Global Compact today launched the "Leadership for the

The United Nations Organization acknowledges STIEBEL ELTRON'S commitment to climate General—15 Jun 20

The United Nations have sent a thank-you letter to STIEBEL ELTRON in Germany after the company displayed its on-going commitment to climate protection together with more than 67 companies from all sectors of the economy. The commitment to climate

championing diversity and inclusion for the LGBTI community Events—12 Jun 20

Sansiri announced today that it has become the first Thai company to commit to greater LGBTI rights by signing up to the United Nations Global Standards of Conduct for Business to tackle discrimination against lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and

The Alliance to End Plastic Waste and USAID Partner to Address Global Ocean Plastics General—11 Jun 20

The Alliance to End Plastic Waste (the Alliance) today announced a new partnership with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to address global ocean plastic pollution by implementing local solutions across rapidly urbanizing

Alex Rendell named UN Environment Programme Goodwill Ambassador for General—05 Jun 20

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) today announced Alex Rendell as a National Goodwill Ambassador for Thailand. Alex is an actor and co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of the Environmental Education Center (EEC), an organization that

EDAN CEO: Mushroomed under the Crisis Heathcare—26 May 20

A critical medical device provider of the COVID-19 pandemic, EDAN, supplied hundreds of thousands of medical devices to Germany, Spain, Italy, the United Kingdom, the United States, Russia, Mexico, Brazil, and many other countries. Hao Zhang, the CEO of

Invivoscribe Announces FDA Approval for Distribution of the LeukoStrat CDx FLT3 Mutation Assay as General—19 May 20

Invivoscribe to offer the LeukoStrat(R) CDx FLT3 Mutation Assay as an FDA approved kit with analysis software. In 2017, Invivoscribe's LeukoStrat(R) CDx FLT3 Mutation Assay became the first FDA approved FLT3 test and launched as a testing service at

COVID-19 pandemic may give Asia-Pacific’s oceans a chance to recover, highlights new UN General—13 May 20

The well-being of oceans in the Asia-Pacific region are edging closer to a tipping point due to the unprecedented pace of marine pollution, overfishing and climate change in recent years. However, a new report released today by the United Nations

Global Online Retailer SHEIN Announces SHEIN TOGETHER Featuring Headlining Performances By Katy General—05 May 20

A Virtual Event To Benefit The COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund For WHO Powered By The United Nations Foundation Global industry-leading e-retailer SHEIN announces the brand's first-ever digital entertainment festival, SHEIN Together, on May 9, 2020.

Empire State Building Launches #HeroesShineBright Campaign To Show Thanks To First Lifestyle—24 Apr 20

The Empire State Building (ESB) today announced the launch of #HeroesShineBright, a weeklong campaign to give thanks to every person putting their lives on the line to save others during the COVID-19 pandemic both in the United States and around the

Merck Awarded Second U.S. Patent for CRISPR Gene-Editing Technology IT—08 Apr 20

Merck, a leading science and technology company, today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has granted the company's patent for CRISPR-chrom technology. With this allowance, Merck is the only provider with a patent covering the

SISB STUDENTS RECEIVE MORE THAN 40 OFFERS FOR PLACES IN PRESTIGIOUS UNIVERSITIES FROM THAILAND AND General—07 Apr 20

Secondary and Sixth Form students of SISB have received more than 40 offers to date for places in some of the top universities in Thailand and around the world. They include offers from the top 100 universities*, such as the following: The United States

Tencent and United Nations announce global partnership to hold thousands of conversations online IT—01 Apr 20

Tencent (00700.HK) and the United Nations (UN) today announced a new and innovative global partnership for the UN's 75th anniversary, which will host thousands of online conversations through VooV Meeting (international version of Tencent Meeting),

KBank becomes the first and only Thai bank to be a signatory to the UN Principles for Responsible Events—31 Mar 20

Determined to conduct business on the foundation of a Bank of Sustainability, KASIKORNBANK (KBank) has become a signatory to the UN Principles for Responsible Banking of the United Nations Environmental Program Finance Initiative, or UNEP FI. It is the

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) continues to provide inspiration under the Tiger General—17 Mar 20

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) continues to provide inspiration under the Tiger Project to present the story about preserving the abundance of the forest and the coexistence of humans and wildlife in the forest. This is being designed

FDI World Dental Federation: Global Survey Shows That Less Than Half (38%) of Parents Limit Their Heathcare—16 Mar 20

- Of the 10 countries surveyed, the United States ranks second last with less than a third of parents limiting sugar levels in their children?s diet. - The UK ranks highest with just over half of parents indicating they restrict sugar levels. - Less

Opening of SKEMA Business School#s 7th Campus in South Africa General—20 Feb 20

SKEMA Business School has opened its 7th campus in South Africa [after France (Paris, Lille, Sophia Antipolis), China (Suzhou), the United States (Raleigh) and Brazil (Belo Horizonte)]. The 'inaugural class' of the first batch of students at SKEMA

QANTAS UPDATE ON CHINA SERVICES Events—05 Feb 20

Qantas will suspend its two direct services to mainland China (Sydney-Beijing and Sydney-Shanghai) from 9 February until 29 March 2020[1]. This follows entry restrictions imposed by countries including Singapore and the United States, which impact the

Unruly Heroes wins the 47th Annie Awards, The Oscars in Animation World General—04 Feb 20

On the evening of January 25, 2020, the 47th Annual Annie Awards, celebrated as "the Oscars in Animation World" took place in Los Angeles, California, the United States (US). Unruly Heroes, a side-scrolling game with multiple levels co-developed by

UOB investment arms sign up to the United Nations-supported Principles for Responsible Stcoks—06 Jan 20

- UOB Asset Management, UOB Venture Management and UOB Global Capital affirm their commitment to pursue responsible investments United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) today announced that its investment management subsidiaries, namely UOB Asset Management

Trade in Asia-Pacific declines for the first time since 2009, highlights UN regional arm Region Events—18 Dec 19

Asia-Pacific economies may see positive trade growth in 2020 but are still facing downside risks from the adverse impacts of the United States – China trade tensions, two new trade briefs by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for

Arria Natural Language Generation Technology Expands BBC#s Coverage of UK IT—18 Dec 19

BBC News website extends its use of artificial intelligence in semi-automated journalism, leveraging Arria NLG to help publish localized election news and results for each of the United Kingdom's 690 constituencies minutes after votes are declared Arria

US$136,000 Sharjah International Award for Refugee Advocacy and Support Extends Nomination Deadline General—17 Dec 19

The Big Heart Foundation organizes the award in collaboration with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) The US$136,000 Sharjah International Award for Refugee Advocacy and Support (SIARA), granted to local institutions undertaking

DDPM joins MFA and UNOCHA host the Asia Pacific Region Emergency Response Exercise 2019 Improving General—16 Dec 19

On 15 December B.E. 2562 (2019), Chiang Mai province, Thailand. Ministry of Interior- by the Department of Disaster Prevention and Mitigation- in cooperation with the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs' Regional Office for

THE 48TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE NATIONAL DAY OF THE UNITED ARAB EMIRATES AT SHANGRI-LA HOTEL, General—12 Dec 19

H.E. Mr. Saif Abdulla Mohammed Khalfan Al Shamsi, Ambassador of The United Arab Emirates to Thailand, hosted a cocktail reception in celebration of the 48th anniversary of the National Day of the United Arab Emirates at the Grand Ballroom, Shangri-La

Asia-Pacific becomes largest destination and source of foreign direct Stcoks—04 Dec 19

For the first time, the Asia-Pacific region has become the largest destination and source of foreign direct investment (FDI) globally, according to a new report launched by the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific

Servers.com expands its operations in the United States with new data center in Sunnnyvale, IT—27 Nov 19

Global hosting platform Servers.com has announced that they are opening a new data center, strategically located in the heart of Silicon Valley. The new data center in Sunnyvale will be its 14th facility, further extending the company's global reach and

UAE Wins Membership on the UNESCO#s Executive Board General—22 Nov 19

The United Arab Emirates announced that the country won a seat on the Executive Board of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization for the tenure 2019-2023. This marks the fourth time that the UAE has won a seat at one of

WATEC 2019 - The Start-Up Nation Is Coming Together for Water General—15 Nov 19

Administrator of the United States Environmental Protection Agency, Andrew Wheeler, will be one of the leaders attending WATEC 2019 is being held in conjunction with the Israel Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of the Economy, The Israel Export and