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Second Latino Impact Summit to Be Held at the United Nations

Wed, 23 Aug 2017 13:49:00 EDT

(image) MIAMI, Aug. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The PVBLIC Foundation, in partnership with the Ismael Cala Foundation, UNCTAD and Univision, will be hosting the Latino Impact Summit,one of the few events in Spanish held at the United Nations headquarters, for the second consecutive year. The...

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Hoffa: NAFTA Reform That Puts Workers First Is Essential As Talks Continue

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 13:24:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, Aug. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is a statement by Teamsters General President Jim Hoffa in response to the conclusion of the first round of NAFTA renegotiation talks that ended Sunday. "The Teamsters have been calling for NAFTA withdrawal or its...

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Following Prime Minister Modi's visit, India to buy US$1 billion of US crude

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 11:04:00 EDT

(image) HOUSTON, Aug. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following the visit of Prime Minister Modi to the US in June 2017, where President Trump and PM Modi agreed to deepen the energy engagement between the two countries, India oil companies have started the process of procuring crude oil from...

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Amid N.K. Crisis, Russian Media Depicts Renowned Seer Jack Rourke as Top Psychic in USA Making Accurate Prediction

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 10:22:00 EDT

(image) LOS ANGELES, Aug. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- PR Star Media Group recently sat down with acclaimed American psychic Jack Rourke. Dubbed "world-renowned" in 2009 by AOL's celebrity news for his work on criminal and missing persons cases, best-selling author of The Rational Psychic and ext...

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Honduras Hosts Technology Camp for Youth in Response to Skills Gap

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 11:13:00 EDT

(image) TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras, Aug. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- HONDUCAMP.TECH, Honduras's largest-ever technology camp for youth, will take place August 25-28 in the San José de Carmen Institute's Sports Arena in Tegucigalpa. The camp is co-run by the Honduran Institute of Science,...

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New SFI Board Members Come Together To Enhance Community, Brand Owner And Youth Engagement

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 09:00:00 EDT

(image) OTTAWA and WASHINGTON, Aug. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Sustainable Forestry Initiative Inc. (SFI) welcomed two new officers and one new member to its Board of Directors: Mark Rodgers as Board Chair, Guy Gleysteen as Vice Chair, and Laura Downey as a new member in the social...

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Coptic Solidarity Analysis and Recommendations on Egypt Chapter of State Department Report

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 06:00:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, Aug. 21, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Coptic Solidarity applauds the U.S. government for its continued attention to international religious freedom (IRF) through the publication of its annual report, which was released on August 15, 2017. Overall documentation and quality...

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Egyptian Government's Claims of Improved Situation for Copts Refuted by Ongoing Discrimination, Reports Coptic Solidarity

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 07:00:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, Aug. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Both the Egyptian government and some church leaders are claiming that the Copts' situation has improved under President El-Sisi's leadership, despite the growing body of evidence to the contrary. Coptic Solidarity has been...

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Psychic Diplomacy? - Renowned American Psychic Jack Rourke Interviewed by Russian State Media

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 01:12:00 EDT

(image) LOS ANGELES, Aug. 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Dubbed "world renowned" in 2009 by AOL's celebrity news for his work on criminal and missing persons cases, best-selling author of The Rational Psychic and extrasensory expert Jack Rourke was the go-to guy when CNN wanted a spi...

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La Campaña para Niños Libres de Tabaco urge a las autoridades de EE. UU. a investigar a British American Tobacco por las denuncias de sobornos y corrupción generalizada en África

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 15:38:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, 18 de agosto de 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Tras las nuevas denuncias acerca de la conducta de British American Tobacco (BAT) en África –publicadas en el día de hoy por The Guardian– la Campaña para niños Libres de Tabaco (Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids) está urgiendo al Departamento...

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A Campanha para Crianças Livres do Tabaco exige que as autoridades dos EUA investiguem a British American Tobacco pelas alegações de subornos e corrupção generalizados na África

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:54:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, 18 de agosto de 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Após as alegações sobre a conduta da British American Tobacco (BAT) na África – publicadas hoje pelo jornal The Guardian – a Campanha para Crianças Livres do Tabaco está exigindo que o Departamento de Justiça e a Comissão de Valores...

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For the first time in its history, The Medill Justice Project reports from overseas. The U.S. military gives MJP rare access to detention camp in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba.

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 12:51:00 EDT

(image) GUANTANAMO BAY, Cuba, Aug. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- The Medill Justice Project journeyed to the U.S. Naval Station Guantánamo Bay in Cuba to get a rare glimpse of where the United States holds suspected terrorists from across the globe under intense security and opaque circumstances....

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The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Urges U.S. Authorities to Investigate British American Tobacco for Allegations of Widespread Bribery and Corruption in Africa

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:45:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following new allegations about the conduct of British American Tobacco (BAT) in Africa –published today by The Guardian – the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids is urging the U.S. Department of Justice and the U.S. Securities and Exchange...

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Russian Court Bans Bible Translation Published by Jehovah's Witnesses

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 11:14:00 EDT

(image) NEW YORK, Aug. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- On August 17, 2017, the Vyborg City Court in Russia ruled to ban the New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures (NWT), a Bible published by Jehovah's Witnesses. Russia's Law on Counteracting Extremist Activity, signed by President Putin...

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Pekingin matkailun onnistunut esittelytapahtuma Kööpenhaminassa

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:20:00 EDT

Kiina-Tanska-matkailuvuotta 2017 juhlittiin KÖÖPENHAMINA, Tanska, 18. elokuuta 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Yksi vuoden 2017 tärkeimmistä Kiinan ja Tanskan välisen matkailun puitteissa toteutuvista tapahtumista oli Pekingin kunnanhallituksen matkailunkehitystoimikunnan Kööpenhaminassa 14....

Canadian American Business Council Announces Digital Task Force as NAFTA Negotiations Begin

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:00:00 EDT

(image) WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The  process of modernizing the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) began in earnest this Wednesday with the launch of official negotiations in Washington, D.C. NAFTA renegotiation provides a much-needed opportunity to i...

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Vellykket Beijing turismepræsentation afholdt i København

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:32:00 EDT

Fejring af det dansk-kinesiske turismeår 2017 KØBENHAVN, Danmark, 18. August, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - "Charming Beijing" turismepræsentation, en af de vigtige begivenheder inden for rammerne af Kina-Danmark turismeår 2017, blev afholdt af den Beijing kommunale kommission for...

Vellykket turismepresentasjon av Beijing ble holdt i København

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 08:18:00 EDT

Feiring av Kina-Danmark turiståret 2017 KØBENHAVN, Danmark, 18.august 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Turismeprensentasjon av Charming Beijing, en av de viktigste begivenhetene innenfor rammeverket til turismeåret 2017 mellom Kina og Danmark, arrangert av Beijings senter for turismeutvikling,...

Framgångsrik presentation av Beijing Tourism i Köpenhamn

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 07:57:00 EDT

Turiståret 2017 Kina-Danmark KÖPENHAMN, Danmark, 18 augusti 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- En presentation av turistprojektet Charming Beijing, Charmiga Beijing, ägde rum den 14 augusti i Köpenhamn. Projektet är ett av de större evenemangen inom ramen för Turiståret Kina-Danmark år 2017,...

Honduran President Hernández Lauds Country's Progress on Criminal Justice

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 14:41:00 EDT

(image) ZAMBRANO, Honduras, Aug. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Last week, in a speech to the incoming class of agents for the country's Office of the General Prosecutor, Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernández applauded the Office for its efforts fighting corruption. "In the last few...

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