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Harderwijk, the Netherlands, April 25, 2014 Today, Dutch Software Company GENALICE announced that it has reached an agreement on a multi-million euro capital investment from Redbrae, a consortium of US- and UK-based private equity investors. The investment consortium has a strong network in the United States, United Kingdom and Middle East. It has been working with


BHP Billiton notes recent speculation about the Group’s portfolio. As we have said previously, the simplification of our portfolio is a priority and is something we  have pursued for several years. In the last two years alone, the Group has announced or  completed divestments in Australia, the United States, Canada, South Africa and the United

Official BlackBerry Statement: White House confirms they are not testing non-BlackBerry smartphones

International tourism an engine for the economic recovery

In the first nine months of 2013, international tourism grew by 5% according to the latest UNWTO World Tourism Barometer. The number of international tourist arrivals reported by destinations around the world increased by some 41 million between January and September, growing above UNWTO’s initial forecast and creating an important stimulus to the receiving economies.

Christmas & New Year’s Eve celebration in Florida, United States

Here are the spectacular Christmas & New Year’s Eve celebration’s events taking place in several regions of Florida. From stunning parades and trampoline jumping with Santa to outdoor ice skating and an old-fashioned Victorian Christmas Stroll, a holiday in Florida includes tons of fun for tourists of every age and interest. Tampa Bay, Florida Thanks


According to Survey of AIDS Organizations as Number of Patients Increase Washington, DC – HIV care in the United States is suffering as a result of sequestration while the number of AIDS patients is increasing. That is the conclusion of a survey conducted by The AIDS Institute of 131 AIDS organizations in 29 states and

Pacnet First to Provide 100G Wave Services between Asia-Pacific and the United States

Integration with Optical Transport Network in Asia-Pacific expands capacity   INDIA, 29 October 2013 – Pacnet today announced the successful deployment of an optical mesh network with 100 Gigabits per second (Gbps) technology between Asia and the United States on its EAC Pacific fiber optic cable system integrated with Optical Transport Network (OTN) switching over

The Interconnected Global Economy: Challenges and Opportunities for the United States—and the World

By Christine Lagarde Managing Director, International Monetary Fund U.S. Chamber of Commerce, September 19, 2013 As prepared for delivery Good afternoon. I would like to thank the Chamber and, in particular, Tom Donohue, for hosting me today. It is easy to be impressed by Tom’s time at the helm of the Chamber and his steady

Rio Tinto agrees sale of interest in Northparkes

Rio Tinto has reached a binding agreement for the sale of its 80 per cent interest in Northparkes to China Molybdenum Co., Ltd. (CMOC) for US$820 million. Rio Tinto chief financial officer Chris Lynch said “The sale of Northparkes represents great value for our shareholders and demonstrates our continued focus and discipline in the way

In Memory of Russian Journalists Natalya Estemirova and Paul Klebnikov

Today, the United States remembers human rights defender and journalist Natalya Estemirova and Forbes journalist and editor, Paul Klebnikov. Both were murdered, but neither the killers, nor those who ordered these crimes, have ever been brought to justice. Ms. Estemirova, renowned for her writing and activism on human rights abuses in the North Caucasus, was