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2013-03-05 12:26:03

TAMPERE, Finland, March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- From March 3rd to 17th, all eyes are once again on China, as the country's once-in a decade leadership change is completed. The annual meeting of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) [http://gbtimes.com/article-keywords/cppcc-2013 ] and the National People's Congress (NPC) [http://gbtimes.com/article-keywords/npc-2013 ], also known as the Two Sessions or Lianghui, is the highlight of China's political...

2013-02-20 12:26:00

TAMPERE, Finland, February 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- gbtimes.com marks World Day of Social Justice with a special series of articles from our local branches throughout the world. As Andrew Jones, Section Manager for News, pointed out in an article to introduce the theme of social justice [http://gbtimes.com/lifestyle/social-issues/world-day-social-justice-views-greece-china-france-and-italy ] , while "(t)here is surely no objective sense of justice. Our political, religious and...

2013-02-08 23:02:52

Due to the limited number of jobs available, many U.S. citizens have survived by taking temporary work positions with little to no security and costly employer charges deducted from their paychecks. On January 31, 2013 Massachusetts´ Temporary Workers Right to Know Act went into effect and may provide the relief that many have been hoping for. (PRWEB) February 08, 2013 Due to the limited number of jobs available, many U.S. citizens have survived by taking temporary work positions with...

2013-02-05 23:02:14

EQHO Communications opens a subsidiary in Vientiane, Laos to meet increasing demands for localization services as foreign investment pours in. The Thailand based corporation is the first full-service language service provider to open for business in Lao PDR. Vientiane, Lao PDR (PRWEB) February 05, 2013 A handful of small translation agencies are no longer adequate to meet the needs of the developing Lao economy. The country has experienced massive growth at an average rate of 7% each year...

2013-01-28 19:45:55

In today´s society, there is a significant imbalance in the function of the care of the elderly. While the population ages more and more, the social mechanisms set up to perform the care function of the elderly are unable to meet this demand. Today, the mechanisms correspond to four spheres: the family, the welfare state, the market of private institutions, and the so-called community sphere. “Why has this imbalance come about?” As Etxezarreta explains, “at a given...

2013-01-16 16:23:59

**America's Wire Stories Are Available Free to All Media Outlets and Websites** WASHINGTON, Jan. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- America's Wire today released a commentary that discusses Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s strong belief in the value of school desegregation and the nation's failure to integrate many public schools nearly 45 years after his death. The article is written by Philip Tegeler, executive director of the Poverty & Race Research Action Council, a civil rights...

2013-01-15 00:21:26

WASHINGTON, Jan. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110428/DC91889LOGO) TUESDAY, JANUARY 15: MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. BIRTHDAY Profile America -- Tuesday, January 15th. Dr. Martin Luther King would be 84 years old today. The civil rights leader, minister, and recipient of the 1964 Nobel Peace Prize was born in 1929 and assassinated in 1968. Next Monday is a national...

2013-01-05 00:20:09

WASHINGTON, Jan. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110428/DC91889LOGO) SATURDAY, JANUARY 5: MINIMUM WAGE Profile America -- Saturday, January 5th. The business world was startled on this date in 1914, when Henry Ford announced that he would pay his workers a minimum wage of $5 a day, which is about $116 today. The idea eventually gained general acceptance,...

2012-12-11 20:21:47

DALLAS, Dec. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Computer Vision Systems Laboratories, Corp. (stock symbol: CVSL) announced today the sale of $20 million of 4% convertible notes to Richmont Capital Partners V LP ("RCP V"). CVSL intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to execute its strategy of making acquisitions in the direct selling sector and for other purposes. CVSL's chairman, John P. Rochon, recently announced the company's intention to acquire direct selling companies in multiple...

2012-11-28 12:24:56

Newsmaker: Jared Genser and Judy Gross WASHINGTON, Nov. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --The following is being released by National Press Club: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080917/NPCLOGO) DATE: Friday, Nov. 30TIME: 10 a.m. PLACE: National Press Club, 529 14(th) St. NW, Washington, DC, Zenger Room Alan Gross is a U.S. Agency for International Development subcontractor who was imprisoned in Cuba three years ago as he implemented a program to connect the Jewish...