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2009-09-17 08:04:33

Data shows combined approach of selling bed nets and giving vouchers for subsidized and free nets proves effective, sustainable, replicable In a decade-long initiative to protect millions of families from malaria in sub-Saharan Africa, a U.S. government-funded project helped sell 50 million bed nets in seven countries, crafted a voucher system to allow the poor to receive them for free or partial cost, and created enough incentives for private companies that they invested $88 million to...

2009-09-07 05:45:00

LEEDS, England, September 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Voucher Codes and Discount Vouchers from online discount code websites such as VoucherSeeker (http://www.voucherseeker.co.uk/discount-vouchers) are more likely to attract the over 50s age group, a survey has found. Gone are the days when it was the younger generations which truly understood the internet. As the medium is becoming a greater tool for information and research, more people are searching online for vouchers and promotional codes...

2009-08-10 03:57:00

LEEDS, England, August 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The 'barbeque summer' is an official wash out, with staycations quickly becoming a thing of the past. Holidaymakers across the UK are searching for cheap holidays abroad to enjoy the sun elsewhere. One place bargain hunters are turning to for their holiday destinations are online voucher codes and offers sites, such as VoucherSeeker. (http://www.voucherseeker.co.uk). When the nation were confident there was going to be a warmer summer,...

2009-07-27 04:03:00

LEEDS, England, July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Voucher codes and discount vouchers site VoucherSeeker has added a new feedback system, which aims to open communication between VoucherSeeker site users and the VoucherSeeker site, regarding whether a voucher code or offer works or if it was useful. "VoucherSeeker is constantly checking and updating the validity of vouchers and offers, but with user help, we can now act more quickly to remove vouchers users feel are no longer useful," explains...

2009-07-15 11:21:04

 A market-based approach to increasing school choice actually leads to fewer educational opportunities, particularly for disadvantaged students in urban areas, according to a University of Illinois expert in education.As schools compete for students to improve their market position, the demands of the market often trump specific educational policy goals such as increased equality and access to better-performing schools, according to Christopher Lubienski, a professor of educational...

2009-07-14 18:57:50

More than 12,000 U.S. diners can get free appetizers at Olive Garden, the casual restaurant chain, after a class action settlement earned final approval. Attorney Thomas Zimmerman, a Chicago lawyer representing the plaintiffs, said $9 appetizer vouchers will be mailed out in about a month, and will be good for 120 days, the Orlando (Fla.) Sentinel reported Tuesday. The settlement arises from a 2007 federal lawsuit that accused Olive Garden of imprinting the last six digits of customers'...

2009-07-13 03:00:00

LEEDS, July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Companies with vouchers and discounts on voucher code sites such as VoucherSeeker.co.uk are more equipped to deal with the recession. "Discount vouchers and voucher codes are an effective marketing tool, and are quickly becoming a staple diet of shoppers," states Ed Hall, Director at VoucherSeeker. No longer a coupon in the newspaper to cut out, the voucher code industry continues to grow. Searches on the term "Voucher Codes" is up more than a quarter...

2009-06-22 03:46:00

LEEDS, England, June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- The voucher code market has well and truly shaken off its cornflake box image of the past with news that users shopping at online discount code site VoucherSeeker can now get a discount on their divorce! This is one of the more contemporary deals on the site perhaps reflecting modern Britain, alongside other offers such as scuba diving or fitting out their dog in designer clothing. VoucherSeeker.co.uk now features more shops for more sectors...

2009-06-19 11:16:00

NEW YORK, June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Congress passed the Automotive Stimulus bill "Cash For Clunkers" on Thursday, marking the first real legislative stride towards an auto industry recovery, announced CashForClunkersHeadquarters.com, an organization that is leading the campaign to educate the public about the bill. Cash For Clunkers provides up to $4,500 to car owners who trade in their present car for a more fuel efficient and environmentally-friendly alternative. The bill is being called a...

2009-06-10 06:27:00

LEEDS, England, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- According to research by Hitwise, the UKs leading online competitive intelligence service, more people searched for the term 'voucher codes' than they did 'MPs expenses' in the month of May, 2009. May saw one of the biggest Political scandals in recent history, where the Daily Telegraph reported on MPs expenses, bringing to light many abuses in the system. Public anger levels rose to record highs as it emerged MPs had claimed public tax money...


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