Thursday May 24, 2018 10:53

THE WORLD Press Releases

Herbalife Nutrition Sponsors Academic Seminar of Sports Science Society of Thailand (SSST) Nutrition Physical Activity Program for Athletes General—24 May 18

Herbalife Nutrition Sponsors Academic Seminar of Sports Science Society of Thailand (SSST) "Nutrition & Physical Activity Program for Athletes" Herbalife Nutrition, a global nutrition company whose purpose is to make the world healthier and happier,

Korea, World Bank Join Forces to Build World-Class Scientific Capacity in Sub-Saharan Africa Stcoks—24 May 18

BUSAN--24 May--World Bank

BUSAN, May 23, 2018 – Today, the World Bank and the Government of Korea reinforced their ongoing partnership to support Sub-Saharan Africa's universities and research institutions in growing highly qualified local talent in areas important for Africa's transformation, such as renewable energy, big data, artificial intelligence, and engineering.

"Investments in human capital have the power to transform the economic trajectory of nations and will be particularly powerful in Africa, which has the youngest population in the world. The Korea-Africa initiative aims to propel ongoing efforts by African governments to build a stronger homegrown workforce in the science and technology fields – a valuable asset in the face of rapidly evolving labor markets," said Annette Dixon, Vice President for Human Development at the World Bank.

The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the World Bank and Korea on the margins of the African Development Bank Annual Meetings. Under the MoU, the Government of Korea will set up a $10 million trust fund at the World Bank to support the Regional Scholarship and Innovation Fund (RSIF).

"This partnership between Korea and the World Bank towards the Africa region will establish a new milestone of tripartite cooperation, helping Africa build human capit

Russias Economic Recovery Continues, Modest Growth Ahead Stcoks—24 May 18

MOSCOW, May 23, 2018 – Russia's economic recovery continues, amidst relatively high oil prices, enhanced macroeconomic stability, gradual monetary loosening, and ongoing momentum in global economic growth, says the World Bank's latest Russia

Apolitical Announces World#s 100 Most Influential People Working in Gender Policy for Stcoks—24 May 18

May 23, 2018—Apolitical today announced its inaugural list of the world's 100 Most Influential People in Gender Policy in 2018. The list honors and celebrates women and men making the world more equitable, whether they exert their influence through

First African Observatory to Tackle the Continents Road Safety Crisis Stcoks—24 May 18

LEIPZIG, May 23, 2018—The World Bank, the Federation Internationale de l'Automobile (FIA), and the International Transport Forum (ITF) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today to establish the first regional Road Safety Observatory in

Herbalife Nutrition Sponsors Football Association Seminar on Sports Nutrition and Body Performance General—23 May 18

Herbalife Nutrition, a global nutrition company whose purpose is to make the world healthier and happier, recently sponsored the special seminar on "Sports Nutrition and Body Performance Training" held by the Football Association of Thailand (FAT), for

Vivo Announces 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia(TM) Campaign - My Time, My FIFA World General—23 May 18

Vivo's new campaign inspires everyone to seize the moment on the world's biggest stage - the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Vivo, the official smartphone sponsor of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia, has launched a new global campaign titled "My Time, My FIFA

Xiamen Airlines takes delivery of its first Boeing 737 MAX, expanding the fleet to 200 General—23 May 18

On May 22 local time, Xiamen Airlines took delivery of its first Boeing 737 MAX aircraft in Seattle, expanding the fleet to 200 aircraft, and, by doing so, formally entering the pantheon of the world's largest airlines. The 737 MAX is the best-selling

Honda BigBike Excite The world พาบุกทริปสุดฟัน ไกลถึงนิวซีแลนด์ ในแคมเปญ Honda BigBike Riding ยานยนต์—23 May 18

หลังจากสร้างความประทับใจสุดฟินไปแล้วสำหรับโครงการ "Honda BigBike Riding Passion Campaign Passion จะไร้ค่า ถ้าไม่ออกไปทำ" ในเส้นทางที่ 1 ณ ประเทศญี่ปุ่น ฮอนด้า บิ๊กไบค์ก็ไม่รอช้า เติมเต็มแพชชั่นความมันส์ต่อเนื่องทันทีกับทริปสุดฟันบนฮอนด้า บิ๊กไบค์ Africa

International Buffet Special at Cocos Cafe General—23 May 18

Bangkok Hotel Lotus Sukhumvit has revamped its buffet dining specials at the Coco's Cafe. We serve an array of food from many cuisines around the world, namely Indian, Chinese, Western and Japanese. From chafing dishes to live stations, from cold food to

Turkish Gas Storage Facility Continues to Expand Through a New World Bank Stcoks—23 May 18

WASHINGTON, May 22, 2018—The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors today approved a US$600 million loan for the Gas Storage Expansion Project in Turkey. The project's aim is to increase the reliability and security of gas supply in Turkey by

World Bank Group Supports Georgia with New Country Partnership Framework Stcoks—23 May 18

WASHINGTON, May 22, 2018 – The World Bank Group Board of Executive Directors today endorsed the 2019-22 Country Partnership Framework (CPF) for Georgia, which aims to support sustainable and inclusive growth and improve living standards in the

World Bank Financing Increases Access to Finance and Promotes Labor Market Participation for Women Stcoks—23 May 18

WASHINGTON, May 22, 2018—The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors today approved a US$400 million loan for the Inclusive Access to Finance Project in Turkey. The Project's aim is to improve access to longer-term finance for (i) women-inclusive

World Bank Groups Pandemic Emergency Financing Facility (PEF) Makes First $12 million Commitment to Stcoks—23 May 18

WASHINGTON, MAY 22 2018 --- The World Bank Group's Pandemic Emergency Financing Facility (PEF) today made its first-ever financial commitment, approving a $12 million grant towards the current Ebola response in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

More Governments Taking Up Carbon Pricing and Seeing Big Benefits in Revenues: World Bank Stcoks—23 May 18

Frankfurt, May 22, 2018 – Governments at national and subnational levels around the world continue to prepare for, and implement, carbon pricing initiatives as a means to curb their emissions while raising revenues, a new World Bank report

Singapore#s Largest ICO Advisory Centre Launches Most Ambitious ICO Consortium in the Stcoks—23 May 18

Last Friday at Suntec Convention Centre, PLMP Fintech announced the Initial Coin Offering (ICO) of 9 Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs), including that of PLMP's own token -- Creatanium (CMB). The event introduced potential contributors to the

WCG (WIRB-Copernicus Group) Clinical Services Division Opens Office in Heathcare—23 May 18

WCG(TM) (WIRB-Copernicus Group(R)) Clinical Services Division, the world's leading provider of solutions that measurably improve the quality and efficiency of clinical research, today announced the opening of the company's new office in Tokyo, Japan.

Movie Guide: The 8 Year Engagement บันทึกน้ำตารัก 8 ปี ได้มือเขียนบท Be with You และ If cats บันเทิง—22 May 18

มิถุนายน ปีนี้ มือเขียนบทที่เราคุ้นเคยจะกลับมาขยี้น้ำตาผู้ชมชาวไทย โอคาดะ โยชิคาซึ นักเขียนผู้เชี่ยวชาญเป็นพิเศษในการเขียนบทที่เกี่ยวกับความรัก ผู้เคยเขียนบทหนังดังเรื่อง Be with you ( 2004 ) และ If cats disappeared from the world มาเขียนบท The 8-Year

ช่อง MONO29 แชร์คนดีเปลี่ยนโลก แอดดี้ เกรียงไกร จิตอาสาตัดขนสุนัขจรจัดฟรี!!! บันเทิง—22 May 18

รายการ "ทันข่าวเช้า" ช่อง "MONO 29" (โมโน ทเวนตี้ไนน์) ร่วมเชิดชูคนดี ส่งเสริมการแบ่งปัน และพร้อมที่จะแชร์เรื่องราวดีๆ ให้ผู้ชมได้รู้จักกับบุคคลตัวอย่างของชุมชน ในช่วง "คนดีเปลี่ยนโลก" (Man Change the World) โดยในวันพฤหัสบดีที่ 24 พฤษภาคม 2561

Designer Parfums Adds the Worldwide Renowned Playboy Brand to its Strong Fragrance General—22 May 18

Dilesh Mehta, Chairman and CEO of UK based Designer Parfums announced today that the Company has acquired the fragrance license of the iconic Playboy brand to add to their portfolio of fragrances. Designer Parfums is a growing force in the global Beauty

XCMG#s Profit Surges as Global Economic Recovery Boosts Demand for Construction Stcoks—21 May 18

XCMG (000425.SZ), the world's leading construction machinery manufacturer, has seen its earnings almost quadruple over the last year as the global economic recovery continued, and infrastructure investment in China increased demand for equipment

World Bank Supports Expansion of Public Health to Benefit 15 Million Stcoks—22 May 18

WASHINGTON, May 21th, 2018 – The World Bank Board of Executive Directors approved on Friday a new US$300 million project to support Argentina strengthen its efforts to protect the most vulnerable populations with expansion of public health

Trina Solar completes acquisition of Nclave Energy—21 May 18

Trina Solar Limited ("Trina Solar" or the "Company") announced that it has successfully closed the acquisition of Spain-based Nclave Renewable S.L. ("Nclave"), the world's leading solar tracker system manufacturer. This is the first time that a Chinese

Prolight + Sound Guangzhou 2018: standing out from the crowd for audio and visual General—21 May 18

Last week, Prolight + Sound Guangzhou 2018 (PLSG) presented the world's audio and lighting industries with the largest edition in its history with a total of 75,993 visitors (+2.7%). Shining a spotlight on the recent growth of system integration in the

GCL SI to Release New High Efficiency Modules During SNEC Energy—21 May 18

GCL System Integration (GCL SI) (002506.SZ), a subsidiary of the world's leading clean energy conglomerate GCL Group, will bring a variety of new mono and multi high-efficiency modules to the exhibition to the annual SNEC PV Power Expo (SNEC) in Shanghai

Hisense announces global availability of new 80-inch laser TVs IT—21 May 18

Hisense, an official sponsor of the 2018 FIFA World CupTM, launched the new 80-inch L5 laser TV in Beijing on May 17. With highly affordable pricing, the new product is well within the reach of families with modest incomes. With the World Cup just around

International Day of Art of Giving Celebrated Across the World General—18 May 18

Art of Giving (AOG) - a philosophy of life to spread the peace and happiness among the people in the society, was founded on May 17, 2013 by Prof. Achyuta Samanta, an eminent educationist, social activist, social reformer and Founder of KIIT & KISS.

Jetts 24 Hour Fitness joins forces with Chulalongkorn University and Stadium One to launch General—18 May 18

Jetts 24 Hour Fitness, one of the world's most successful 24/7 fitness franchises, has joined forces with Chulalongkorn University and lifestyle center Stadium One to launch a community program to motivate more young Thais to adopt physically active

World Bank Group President Meets Uzbek President, Pledges Support for Uzbekistans Stcoks—18 May 18

Washington DC, May 17, 2018 - World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim met with Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev today to discuss Uzbekistan's social and economic transformation and to reaffirm the World Bank Group's support for reforms to accelerate

Project Launch Showcases Potential of Vietnams Trade and Logistics Stcoks—18 May 18

Hanoi, 15 May 2018 - The World Bank and the Ministry of Transport today hosted a workshop to launch the implementation of the Vietnam Logistics Statistical System Project and highlight the importance of strengthening the transport and logistics sectors