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30 Business Titans Join UN Push to Scale Up Private Sector Investment for Sustainable Development

António Guterres calls on key business leaders to step up to the challenge of financing the SDGs UNITED NATIONS, 16 October 2019 – The UN announced today that 30 influential leaders from the corporate world will work together over the next two years in a bid to free up trillions of dollars from the private sector

World Economic Forum 50th Annual Meeting in Davos: Defining Stakeholder Capitalism

The World Economic Forum Annual Meeting on 21-24 January in Davos, Switzerland marks the international institution’s 50th anniversary The meeting will focus on the Forum’s founding principle – Stakeholder Capitalism – and define ways in which companies can update their purpose and key performance indicators in this new era It will also champion metrics governments and

IIT Roorkee awarded the Indo-Netherland Project on Water4Change

 17th October 2019: IIT Roorkee has been awarded the Indo-Netherland project on Water4Change – Integrative and Fit-for-Purpose Water Sensitive Design Framework for the fast Growing Liveable Cities of India. This award was given by Honorable Minister of Science & Technology Dr. Harsh Vardhan in presence of King and Queen of Netherlands during the DST-CII India-Netherland

Revealed: New Improvements Made to Core Industry Health and Safety

The core industries are one of the staples of the US economy and so employ many workers to help to complete complex tasks. However, these tasks are often manual and involve a lot of physical work in conditions that can put employees at risk. There is now new hope for looking towards a safer working

Canon presents the EOS 90D and the EOS M6 Mark II with high performance and advanced functions packed into a compact body

India, 15th October, 2019: Canon India, the leading players in the imaging space introduces two new cameras with innovatory features, the EOS 90D, a DSLR and EOS M6 Mark II, a mirrorless camera – designed for photographers and videographers seeking to raise the bar in their craft. The enhanced ergonomics and operability, advanced viewfinder, high-precision

Double win for Dubai Airports at the 2019 Aviation Business Awards

October 13, 2019 – Dubai, UAE: Recognised for innovation and continued commitment to passenger experience, Dubai Airports was honoured with awards for Tech Innovation of the Year and Airport of the Year at the 2019 Aviation Business Awards, held in Dubai.  The Tech Innovation award was accepted by the Business Technology and Airport Operations Control

New report: Persistently high electricity prices threaten steel sector’s ability to compete with European competitors

A new report shows that UK steel producers today pay 62% more for electricity than their competitors in Germany and 80% more than in France Despite wholesale prices dropping over the past year, there remains a persistent gap between UK industrial power prices and those elsewhere, with German and French steelmakers paying £19/MWh and £22/MWh

From packaging design to brand profiles: exhibition of Red Dot winners in the Museum für Kommunikation Berlin

Essen/Germany, 7 October 2019 The studio exhibition “Best Brands & Communication Design – Red Dot Winners Selection 2019” shows an exclusive selection of the projects and brands that were successful in the Red Dot Award: Brands & Communication Design. From online projects and coffee table books to brand profiles that are second to none, the

The very last Saab to leave the factory is to be offered on Bilweb Auctions’ digital auction platform in October.

The proceeds will benefit research within sustainable mobility. In June earlier this year, initial news of the auction was released at the Saab Car Museum Festival in Trollhättan, Sweden, which created a major buzz among Saab fans worldwide. Now it is announced that the last Saab will be auctioned via Bilweb Auctions in October. In addition

Message on International Day of Non-Violence

2 October 2019 This International Day of Non-Violence marks the 150th anniversary of the birth of Mahatma Gandhi, the renowned global icon of peace. His vision continues to resonate across the world, including through the work of the United Nations for mutual understanding, equality, sustainable development, the empowerment of young people, and the peaceful resolution