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Amazing Thailand welcomes the tourists by offering unconventional activities this February

Bangkok Marathon, Trang Underwater Wedding, Chiang Mai Flower Festival and much more…     Mumbai, 2nd February 2017: The month of love is here and with its onset, Amazing Thailand brings in some of the distinctive, quirky and one of its kind events & activities for the tourists to indulge in. Make this Valentine’s Day

The IWMF Welcomes Four Outstanding Women Leaders to its Board of Directors

[JANUARY 24, 2017, WASHINGTON, D.C.] – The International Women’s Media Foundation is thrilled to welcome to its Board of Directors four highly accomplished leaders in business and the media. New Board members include Stephanie Kauffman, Chief Strategic Alliances Officer, Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF); Jennifer Reingold, Global Head of Content, Egon Zehnder, and former Editor-at-Large,

IMO welcomes entry into force of financial security for seafarers

IMO Secretary-General Kitack Lim has welcomed the entry into force today (18 January) of new obligations under the Maritime Labour Convention (MLC 2006) which require shipowners to have compulsory insurance to cover abandonment of seafarers, as well as claims for death or long-term disability of seafarers. The 2014 amendments to the MLC 2006, which comes

Vodafone Welcomes government’s initiative to allow old denomination Rs 500 notes for prepaid recharges

Welcoming the Government’s initiative to allow old currency for prepaid recharges, Mr. Sunil Sood, MD & CEO, Vodafone India, said, “We thank the government for allowing prepaid top up recharges up to INR 500 in old currency. This move will benefit millions of prepaid users as they will be able to continue to use their

ETIHAD AIRWAYS WELCOMES WORLD-CLASS CHEFS TO ‘TASTE THE WORLD’ IN ABU DHABI

Etihad Airways, the global airline partner of 15 Taste Festivals across the world, is bringing world-class chefs to ‘Taste of Abu Dhabi’ to compete in the final ‘Taste the World’ competition, from 10 to 12 November 2016. The 10 renowned chefs taking part in the event will compete to reveal who amongst them epitomises Etihad

IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde Welcomes the Extension of Zero Interest Rates on all IMF Concessional Loans

October 3, 2016 IMF interest rates on concessional lending will continue to be set at zero for as long as and whenever global interest rates are low Ms. Christine Lagarde, Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), welcomed the decision taken today by the IMF Executive Board to set interest rates to zero for

SRILANKAN AIRLINES  WELCOMES NORTHERN INDIA CHAPTER OF TAAI IN COLOMBO

In an attempt to strengthen its association with tourism sector in India, SriLankan Airlines, the national carrier of Sri Lanka and a member of the oneworld airline alliance, recently hosted the visiting delegates of TAAI (Travel Agents Association of India) in Colombo. They were in Sri Lanka to attend the annual conference of its North

EUROFER welcomes EU & US raw materials case against China at WTO

Brussels, 20 July 2016 – The US has launched a trade enforcement action against China at the WTO concerning China’s export duties on several different raw materials. The EU intervened in this WTO challenge, a move that has been welcomed by the European Steel Association (EUROFER). When China joined the WTO in 2001, the country

Foodhall welcomes you to Ola Cantina – The Mexican Festival

What: Ola Cantina – The Mexican Festival at Foodhall Foodhall, the premium lifestyle food superstore, ushers in the summers with Ola Cantina: a Mexican festival with influences of Spanish and South American flavours throughout the month of April. The rich culinary tradition of Mexican cuisine is diverse, and the reason this palate goes well with our

EUROFER welcomes COP21 agreement, but calls for more to be done to create a ‘level playing field’ in climate commitments

Brussels/Paris, 15 December 2015 – The European Steel Association (EUROFER) welcomed the global agreement concluded last weekend at the 21st Conference of the Parties (COP21) climate conference. The agreement is a historic step towards to limiting climate change to less than 2°C compared to pre-industrial levels. However, the agreement lacks a comprehensive strategy as to