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Press release - Press Conference by EP President Sassoli and Portugal’s Prime Minister Costa

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 4:05pm

Wednesday 2 December - 12:40 pm

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  • Wednesday 2 December - 12:40 pm

    EP Press room and via Interactio

    Tomorrow morning, ahead of the press conference, EP President David Sassoli and political group leaders will have a remote meeting with Portugals Prime Minister Antnio Costa to discuss the priorities of the Portuguese EU Council Presidency starting on 1 January 2021.

  • The press conference afterwards will be interpreted into Italian, Portuguese, English and French.
  • President Sassoli will take the floor from Parliaments Anna Politkovskaya press conference room, Prime Minister Antnio Costa from the Centro Cutural de Beln in Lisbon.
  • Journalists who have never used Interactio before are asked to connect 30 minutes before the start of the press conference to perform a connection test.

Press release by President Charles Michel on the high-level video conference with the G5 Sahel

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 8:01am

The President of the European Council, Charles Michel, and President Mohamed Ould Cheikh El-Ghazouani, current Chair of the G5 Sahel, co-chaired the high-level video conference on 30 November 2020.

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  • The President of the European Council, Charles Michel, and President Mohamed Ould Cheikh El-Ghazouani, current Chair of the G5 Sahel, co-chaired the high-level video conference on 30 November 2020.
  • The video conference is a follow-up to the one held on 28 April 2020.
  • During the video conference, President Michel said: "Debt relief is part of the response to the COVID-19 crisis.
  • The video conference was also an occasion to hear G5 Sahel Leaders' views and input in the context of the forthcoming revised EU Strategy on the Sahel.

Jewellery & Gem ASEAN Bangkok to debut in November 2021

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 4:00am

HONG KONG, Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Informa Markets Jewellery, the world's biggest jewellery fair organiser and the engine driving the industry's No.

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  • HONG KONG, Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Informa Markets Jewellery, the world's biggest jewellery fair organiser and the engine driving the industry's No.
  • 1 B2B jewellery marketplace-- Jewellery & Gem WORLD Hong Kong, is bringing its industry-leading in-person product sourcing experience to Thailand with the launch of Jewellery & Gem ASEAN Bangkok (JGAB) in November 2021.
  • "Bangkok's firm position as the aviation hub of ASEAN also makes it a natural choice for Informa Markets Jewellery's newest show.
  • According to a Bain & Company report, the ASEAN region is expected to become the world's fourth-largest economy over the next decade.

Jewellery & Gem ASEAN Bangkok to debut in November 2021

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 4:00am

HONG KONG, Dec. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Informa Markets Jewellery, the world's biggest jewellery fair organiser and the engine driving the industry's No.

Key Points: 
  • HONG KONG, Dec. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Informa Markets Jewellery, the world's biggest jewellery fair organiser and the engine driving the industry's No.
  • 1 B2B jewellery marketplace-- Jewellery & Gem WORLD Hong Kong, is bringing its industry-leading in-person product sourcing experience to Thailand with the launch of Jewellery & Gem ASEAN Bangkok (JGAB) in November 2021.
  • "Bangkok's firm position as the aviation hub of ASEAN also makes it a natural choice for Informa Markets Jewellery's newest show.
  • According to a Bain & Company report, the ASEAN region is expected to become the world's fourth-largest economy over the next decade.

ASIAWATER Virtual Event Opens to Welcome Water Professionals

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 2:34am

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Dec. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The region's leading water and wastewater event for developing Asia, opens its virtual doors today to visitors and delegates.

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  • KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Dec. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The region's leading water and wastewater event for developing Asia, opens its virtual doors today to visitors and delegates.
  • This sought-after water and wastewater event will be taking place from the 30 Nov - 2 Dec 2020, 10am- 6pm (GMT+8).
  • Dato' Sri Tuan Ibrahim Bin Tuan Man, Minister of Environment and Water Malaysia (KASA) in the Opening Ceremony of the virtual event.
  • ASIAWATER Virtual Event 2020 with its central theme, "Water for Health is Water for Wealth", emphasises that water is important to maintaining good health and success in achieving abundance.

ASIAWATER Virtual Event Opens to Welcome Water Professionals

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 1:47am

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The region's leading water and wastewater event for developing Asia, opens its virtual doors today to visitors and delegates.

Key Points: 
  • KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The region's leading water and wastewater event for developing Asia, opens its virtual doors today to visitors and delegates.
  • This sought-after water and wastewater event will be taking place from the 30 Nov - 2 Dec 2020, 10am- 6pm (GMT+8).
  • Dato' Sri Tuan Ibrahim Bin Tuan Man, Minister of Environment and Water Malaysia (KASA) in the Opening Ceremony of the virtual event.
  • ASIAWATER Virtual Event 2020 with its central theme, "Water for Health is Water for Wealth", emphasises that water is important to maintaining good health and success in achieving abundance.

Global Internet Ad Spending Markets, 2012-2019 & 2020-2027 with Short-term Impact of COVID-19 for 2020-2021

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 11:15pm

DUBLIN, Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Internet Ad Spending - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • DUBLIN, Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- The "Internet Ad Spending - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Retail Industry, one of the segments analyzed in the report, is projected to record a 7.5% CAGR and reach US$112.1 Billion by the end of the analysis period.
  • The U.S. Market is Estimated at $58 Billion, While China is Forecast to Grow at 11.6% CAGR
    The Internet Ad Spending market in the U. S. is estimated at US$58 Billion in the year 2020.
  • In the global Financial Services Industry segment, USA, Canada, Japan, China and Europe will drive the 7.6% CAGR estimated for this segment.

World’s Largest Folk Art Market Debuts 27 New Artists at its Winter Market

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 9:35pm

Santa Fe, NM, Nov. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The International Folk Art Market (IFAM), the worlds largest folk art market, is hosting a winter virtual market December 2 6.

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  • Santa Fe, NM, Nov. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The International Folk Art Market (IFAM), the worlds largest folk art market, is hosting a winter virtual market December 2 6.
  • The event features 27 first-time IFAM artists from Colombia, Ghana, Guatemala, India, Mexico, Peru, Ukraine and Uzbekistan.
  • The 2020 cohort of Market artists have all been invited to return to IFAMs next Market offering.
  • See more about their work at: http://ifamstories.org/artists/bakhtiyor-nazirov-diyorbek-nazirov/
    The IFAM winter market items are available for preview until the market opens on December 2.

Rwandan President Paul Kagame Congratulates the African Diaspora Network on its Anniversary and 10 Years of Connecting Silicon Valley to African Innovators

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 3:00pm

"The African Diaspora Network has adapted to the COVID pandemic, finding new ways to serve and connect [its] members.

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  • "The African Diaspora Network has adapted to the COVID pandemic, finding new ways to serve and connect [its] members.
  • We have to think beyond the present moment by mobilizing resources and new ideas to accelerate the development our people need.
  • Africans in the Diaspora can play a critical role in this, " states Kagame.
  • said Almaz Negash, Founder and Executive Director, African Diaspora Network.

The Baloch American Congress Announced by Dr. Tara Chand

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 12:00pm

WASHINGTON, Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Baloch American Congress has been formed.

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  • WASHINGTON, Nov. 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --The Baloch American Congress has been formed.
  • The leader of the Balochistan National Party in the USA and a former provincial minister Dr. Tara Chand has announced the formation of a political organization, the BAC.
  • In a press statement released from Washington DC, he said that the Baloch are at the crossroad of history.
  • He expressed his opinion that despite tremendous sacrifices offered by the masses, the Baloch dream of salvation is still elusive.