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2011-04-13 10:45:29

According to the World Economic Forum (WEF), Singapore and Sweden top the rankings of their Global Information Technology Report 2010-2011 by being best at using information and communications technologies (ICT) to boost their growth.

2011-03-09 17:02:00

PALO ALTO, Calif., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bling Nation® co-CEO, Wences Casares, joins an elite group of Young Global Leaders (YGL), as The World Economic Forum honored the 2011 class of outstanding young leaders from around the world for their professional accomplishments, commitment to society and potential to contribute to shaping the future of the world.

2011-03-09 09:13:00

WALTHAM, Mass., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sheila Lirio Marcelo, Founder and CEO of Care.com, Inc.

2011-03-09 02:00:00

MILWAUKEE, March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Manpower Inc.

2011-02-03 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- IntraLinks, a leading provider of critical information exchange solutions, today announced that it has been accepted into the World Economic Forum's Community of Global Growth Companies (GGC).

2011-01-31 07:50:00

Economic turmoil, round-the-clock communication and constant social pressure to succeed have led to a costly increase in stress-related illness and burnout.

2011-01-29 08:40:00

Internet billionaire Bill Gates and British Prime Minster David Cameron gave $130 million on Friday to help developing countries eradicate polio.

2011-01-29 08:17:21

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said the US and Europe should take the lead in battling climate change.

2011-01-29 00:01:50

DuPont Chair & CEO: Industrial Biotechnology and Innovation Can Address Challenges Presented from Global Population Growth Collaboration is Critical to Advance New Bio-Based Technologies Davos, Switzerland (Vocus/PRWEB) January 28, 2011 Citing the “vast opportunities” where industrial biotechnology can address emerging challenges resulting from global population growth, DuPont Chair and CEO Ellen Kullman told attendees of the World Economic Forum annual meeting that...

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