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The 5th Hong Kong Public Relations Awards 2023 Set to Kick Off Soon

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Wednesday, January 4, 2023

HONG KONG, Jan 4, 2023 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Public Relations Professionals' Association (PRPA) today announces that the 5th Hong Kong Public Relations Awards (HKPRA) will soon kick off and enrolment will open with a briefing session in January 2023.

Key Points: 
  • HONG KONG, Jan 4, 2023 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Public Relations Professionals' Association (PRPA) today announces that the 5th Hong Kong Public Relations Awards (HKPRA) will soon kick off and enrolment will open with a briefing session in January 2023.
  • As a flagship event for the public relations industry since its inception in 2010, HKPRA aims to recognise organisations, teams and individual public relations practitioners who have planned and executed excellent and highly effective public relations campaigns that have contributed to the organisations they serve.
  • Ms Agnes Hui, President, Hong Kong Public Relations Professionals Association says, "We are excited to announce that HKPRA is back since it was last held in 2018-2019.
  • HKPRA contributes to raising public awareness of the role of public relations in helping organisations achieve their goals through fostering better understanding and improving relations between organisations and their stakeholders.

BMO Helps Women Business Owners Grow the Good with the 2022 BMO Celebrating Women Grant Program

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Wednesday, September 21, 2022

Among banks in Canada, BMO has led the way by establishing a dedicated bank-wide program for women.

Key Points: 
  • Among banks in Canada, BMO has led the way by establishing a dedicated bank-wide program for women.
  • "Through the BMO Celebrating Women Grant Program, we continue to drive our commitment to close the funding gap and provide meaningful capital to women business owners," said Christine Cooper, Head, Canadian Commercial Banking.
  • Through the BMO-owned recognition program for women in North America BMO Celebrating Women BMO celebrates the accomplishments of women who have given back to their communities or achieved success in business.
  • Since 2012, BMO Celebrating Women has honoured more than 240 women in communities across Canada and the United States.

GrowGeneration Announces Social Equity Initiative

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Tuesday, January 18, 2022

This program with H360, gives GrowGeneration a direct method to help new companies grow their businesses.

Key Points: 
  • This program with H360, gives GrowGeneration a direct method to help new companies grow their businesses.
  • "Today we announce NEXTGEN, the first initiative in our goal of supporting social equity and the inclusion of diverse applicants, including minority, women, and veteran entrepreneurs, to identify and empower small cultivators in New Jersey" said Michael Salaman President and co-founder of GrowGen.
  • "We expect over 500 teams to enter this competition, and GrowGeneration will be fully supporting 25 teams.That's over 100 people provided with a full scholarships with H360".
  • GrowGeneration also operates an online superstore for cultivators at growgeneration.com and B2B e-commerce platform, agron.io .

India FinTech Forum Unveils 28 high potential fintech startups for IFTA 2021

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Monday, November 22, 2021

MUMBAI, India, Nov. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- India FinTech Forum, a not for profit fintech advocacy group representing Indian fintech companies, has announced 28 fintech startups who will be showcasing their product demos to a high-profile jury from 23rd November – 25th November 2021 to compete for the Fintech Startup of the Year trophy at the 6th edition of India FinTech Awards (IFTA). 6 innovative fintech companies will compete for the Fintech Scaleup of the Year award. The event will be held online starting on 23rd November 2021 at www.indiafintech.com.

Key Points: 
  • After careful deliberation on numerous strong applications, 28 startups and 6scaleup companieshave been shortlisted to compete at IFTA 2021.
  • The India FinTech Forum is a non-profit initiative that offers a platform for fintech companies to collaborate and voice their opinions on the relevant policy issues.
  • More than 2000 fintech companies and over 25000 individuals who are members of this forum, are dedicated to enhancing the ecosystem to ensure that India leads the global fintech innovation wave.
  • Indian fintech firms have unique opportunities with the India Stack which are not available anywhere else in the world.

India FinTech Forum Unveils 28 high potential fintech startups for IFTA 2021

Retrieved on: 
Monday, November 22, 2021

MUMBAI, India, Nov. 22, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- India FinTech Forum, a not for profit fintech advocacy group representing Indian fintech companies, has announced 28 fintech startups who will be showcasing their product demos to a high-profile jury from 23rd November – 25th November 2021 to compete for the Fintech Startup of the Year trophy at the 6th edition of India FinTech Awards (IFTA). 6 innovative fintech companies will compete for the Fintech Scaleup of the Year award. The event will be held online starting on 23rd November 2021 at www.indiafintech.com.

Key Points: 
  • After careful deliberation on numerous strong applications, 28 startups and 6scaleup companieshave been shortlisted to compete at IFTA 2021.
  • The India FinTech Forum is a non-profit initiative that offers a platform for fintech companies to collaborate and voice their opinions on the relevant policy issues.
  • More than 2000 fintech companies and over 25000 individuals who are members of this forum, are dedicated to enhancing the ecosystem to ensure that India leads the global fintech innovation wave.
  • Indian fintech firms have unique opportunities with the India Stack which are not available anywhere else in the world.