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2014-05-28 16:25:07

WASHINGTON, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Who are the Cuban Five and how does their case relate to the future of U.S.-Cuban Relations? http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080917/NPCLOGO Those questions will be discussed at a National Press Club Newsmakers news conference at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, June 4 - by Martin Garbus, a leading U.S. trial lawyer and a key member of the Cuban Five legal team who represents Gerardo Hernandez, currently serving a double life plus...

2014-05-23 12:20:51

PITTSBURGH, May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- United Steelworkers (USW) International President Leo W. Gerard released the following statement today after reports of another win against China in a trade enforcement action at the World Trade Organization (WTO). This case involves the illegal tariffs imposed by China on exports of U.S.-produced cars and SUVs. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20080131/DC12982LOGO "It is time for China to start playing by the rules. Since...

2014-05-12 12:29:33

Insight Cuba, the leading provider of people-to-people travel to Cuba receives special athletic license from the U.S. Department of the Treasury to allow Americans legal participation in the Havana Marathon and half-marathon; announces three exclusive tours surrounding the event NEW ROCHELLE, N.Y., May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Marathon runners, who like to collect passport stamps along with their completion medals, can set their sights on the Marabana Havana Marathon and...

2014-05-07 10:13:52

"We are turning the professional social workers into moral agents. This development recalls a time before the welfare state, when we had poor relief and when the extent to which the state could help you depended on your own dignity." This is the assertion by Marie Østergaard Møller, who is associate professor at the Department of Political Science and Government, Aarhus University regarding the labor market policy that has been carried out in Denmark since the 1990s. More specifically,...

2014-04-07 04:21:19

DUBLIN, April 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/l5pgh4/china_aged_care) has announced the addition of the "China Aged Care Industry Report - Forecast to 2016" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/l5pgh4/china_aged_care ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Currently, China has entered the accelerated aging period. China's population aged 65 and above...

2014-04-01 08:20:01

MTA HANOI 2014 sees 20% increase in size and 24% increase in exhibitorsHanoi, Vietnam, Apr 1, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - International and local manufacturing solution providers will be occupying the International Centre for Exhibition (I.C.E) in Hanoi over the next three days to present a showcase of high quality technologies and manufacturing solutions at MTA HANOI 2014 - Northern Vietnam's definitive manufacturing solutions event.Into its third edition, the event has seen a 20% increase in...

2014-03-13 16:26:32

CHICAGO, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Governor Pat Quinn invited actor Martin Sheen to hold a press event today with the Raise Illinois coalition at Saint Pius church in Chicago to make the case for raising the minimum wage in Illinois. Sheen, known for his starring role as President Jed Bartlet from the West Wing television series and other acting credits, as well as his activism for various progressive causes, used his celebrity status to urge elected officials to lift...

2014-03-07 04:21:00

New Chinese-style public welfare program starts by creating new platform and inspiring new thinking SHANGHAI, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Several Deputies to China's National People's Congress submitted proposals concerning public charities amid the opening of the 2014 NPC & CPPCC Sessions, giving rise to a surge of enthusiasm for private participation in public charities projects. Spurred on by this positive trend, the "Rebuilding Public Welfare Marketing Ecosystem-2014 China New...

2014-03-06 23:01:30

National Vietnamese Language Television Networks Celebrate Launch on Time Warner Cable with Local Community Visits Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 06, 2014 International Media Distribution (IMD) today announced the partnership of SBTN and TVB Vietnam to create an “SBTN and TVB Vietnam Fun Day” to interact with local residents in Dallas, Texas, at two popular Asian shopping centers. Representatives from SBTN and TVB Vietnam will be on-site distributing premiums, playing games, sharing...

2014-03-06 08:21:00

DUBLIN, Mar. 06, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/njslpv/research_report ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the Vietnamese Automobile Industry" report to their offering. (Logo:http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) In recent 10 years, Vietnamese economy develops fast. Vietnamese GDP per capita rose from USD 400 in 2000 to USD 1,500 in 2012. Vietnam auto industry starts late and the development base is...


Word of the Day
mallemaroking
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.