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  • Trinidadian contemporary artists find recognition abroad but struggle at home

    Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago Arts & Books 31 Dec 2017

    Leading contemporary artists in Trinidad and Tobago whose work has been featured at major international biennales and art shows lament the continuing lack of appreciation for contemporary art in Trinidad and Tobago where, as one art gallery owner put it, the predilection is still very much for... Read more

  • Nice, half a year after the tragedy, how tdoes the city evolve with its recent history

    Nice, France Current Affairs 31 Dec 2017

    July the 14th, National day, the terrorist driver in his white truck kills 86 people, in a 2mn drive run. 6 month later, one of the biggest events, the Nice Carnaval, take place. How the city changed since the tragedy, what has been decided, how the second tourristic city in France cope with its... Read more

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    Hyperreality – Welcome to the world where our attention is a resource

    Lyon, France Technology 31 Dec 2017

    "Attention is a resource – a person has only so much of it." said writer and researcher Matthew Crawford. Nowadays, business company in the information and communication technology sector understood how much the value of the attention can be, and how to make profit with it. In a futur world... Read more

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    Tech and the music industry : Evolving the traditional business model

    Lyon, France Music 31 Dec 2017

    Streaming music has forever changed the business model of how those in the music industry make money, and how consumers obtain and experience music. A young person in today’s world may have never had to go to a record store and pick out music to purchase. They may only know how to open an app on... Read more

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    Data is the new oil of the digital economy : the question of data privacy

    Lyon, France Business 31 Dec 2017

    Data in the 21st Century is like oil in the 18th Century: an immensely, untapped valuable asset. Like oil, for those who see Data’s fundamental value and learn to extract and use it there will be huge rewards. Nowadays, many website (or mobil app) are collecting a lot of individual datas in order to... Read more

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    Drone laws : what are the rules ?

    Lyon, France Technology 31 Dec 2017

    Drones come in a variety of shapes and sizes, ranging from small handheld types up to large aircraft, potentially a similar size to airliners. Today, everybody can buy a drone but facing this economic success, there is a clear lake of communication and education about the rules of the air. Just... Read more

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    WORLD BANK POCKETS AGRIBUSINESS US$40M FUND.

    Lusaka, Zambia Business, Politics, Current Affairs 01 Jan 2018

    THE World Bank (WB) has set aside US$40 million for support to agribusiness and trade through the Agribusiness and Trade Project for Zambia aimed at contributing to increased market linkages and firm growth. According to a World Bank report on Zambia project profiles, the Agribusiness and Trade... Read more

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    Workers of Firestone Reject Collective Bargaining Agreement

    Monrovia, Liberia Investigative Reporting 02 Jan 2018

    MONROVIA-Liberia-Firestone – On Wednesday, April 5, workers of Firestone Liberia unanimously rejected copies of the new Collective Bargaining Agreement entered into by the Management of Firestone and leaders of the workers union. The workers, who were represented by their various shop stewards or... Read more

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    A Well Packaged 2017 Budget, Road to Recovery

    Ikeja, Nigeria Finance 01 Feb 2018

    • MAN, IOPN, and NEPC tasks FMITI, FG on the Need for a National Policy on Packaging. • Government Policies Inimical to the Growth of the Packaging Industry. It is no longer news that the prevailing economic recession in Nigeria has led to an unprecedented high inflationary trend, with the... Read more

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    Russian Presidential Exelction 2018

    Moskva, Russia Politics 19 Mar 2018

    The election campaign will start later but we already have some qs and inputs such as - will Mr. Putin will run for it, who will be his opponents (or "opponents") etc. I can start to tell about it right now and anyway I'll be here at the Election Night :) Last 3 elexx I was an election officer so... Read more

  • The Biz Lounge

    London, United Kingdom Finance 30 Mar 2018

    I produce a daily 2 minute video for UK investors in stocks - looking at a particular stock, and 'big boss' focus - from business, sports, showbiz, etc. The aim of the videos is to make investing ideas available to non-professional investors in a friendly and easy to access format. Read more

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    Tuition Assistance Provided to Children of Visually Impaired

    Monrovia, Liberia Investigative Reporting 01 Apr 2018

    MONROVIA, Montserrado – Primary school education is one of the building blocks of life. However, for children living in poverty in Liberia, the likelihood of accessing and completing their primary school education cycle is substantially reduced. Those chances are even worse for children of... Read more

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    Haley Viloria Surprising the world With its extraordinary body flexibility in the Cirque Du Soleil

    Liège, Belgium Cultural 11 May 2018

    Viloria is a young talented American artist daughter of Venezuelan father and American mother, at 25 years of age, has seven surprising the world with its extraordinary body flexibility. He has worked in important circuses of international renown, such as Cirque du Soleil. The secret of her... Read more

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    campaign to free Kaavin, a male elephant in the Islamabad zoo.

    Islamabad, Pakistan Social 03 Jul 2018

    After the tragic tic death of the female elephant suzi in Lahore zoo, the animal right group is now running the campaign to free Kaavin, a male elephant in the Islamabad zoo. https://tribune.com.pk/story/1408796/lahore-zoos-darling-suzi-dies-31/ The worldwide right group appeal of the Pakistan... Read more

  • Sofa for Sale in Dubai

    Dubai, United Arab Emirates Business 04 Jul 2018

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  • Denied a future – ‘Illegal Syrian resident children attend ‘free’ school’

    Salmiya, Kuwait Current Affairs 01 Aug 2018

    free-schoolSyria’s civil war is one of the worst ongoing humanitarian disasters, and is showing no signs of abating anytime soon. Innocent Syrian civilians are suffering everywhere, and not only in Syria. Syrian children in Kuwait fled the war hoping for a better life here, but little did they know... Read more

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    Scarified for the Kalash tribes, lost sons of Alexander the great.

    Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory, Pakistan Natural Disasters 01 Jul 2020

    Scarified for the Kalash tribes, lost sons of Alexander the great. Kalash tribes are known as lost sons of Alexander, famous for the unique culture and... Read more

  • world music, a vector of tolerance

    Olargues, France Music 31 Dec 2020

    The world music is a vector of encounter between the peoples. Many festivals in France and northern Africa present talented artists of the world. Music is a weapon against intolerance, racism and extremism. I present these artists in my video packages and extracts of their performance. Read more

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    Islamabad, Pakistan Social 22 Apr 2024

    I am working as a freelance reporter and writer for eminent English newspapers of Pakistan. I can report and write on vide array of social issues in pakistan Read more

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