Global Cosmetics Company Sponsors Barcelona Event for Leading Female Thought Leaders, Innovators and Trailblazers
DALLAS, April 11 (Bernama) -- More than 55 years after Mary Kay Ash founded what is now one of the world’s leading corporate champions of women’s empowerment and entrepreneurship, Mary Kay Inc. continues its support of female leadership as a presenting sponsor of the International Women’s Forum (IWF) Cornerstone Conference. The event, held April 10-12 in Barcelona, Spain, brings together thought leaders, innovators and trailblazers from around the world to explore global issues through a woman’s lens.
The IWF Cornerstone Conference provides a dynamic opportunity to support female leadership on a global and local level. IWF is a member-and-mission driven organization of more than 7,000 diverse and accomplished women from 33 nations on six continents. Participants come together to share knowledge, provide a network of support and exert influence.
Wellness | Music | Dance | Festival
Asia's Premier Wellness Festival is back for an ecstatic weekend of Wellness, Yoga, Dance, Healing workshops, Music and even a free-entry marketplace!
KUALA LUMPUR, April 10 (Bernama) -- MURFEST is back for its 6th edition, once again bringing together an amazing line-up of local and international presenters who will all convene in Malaysia for a wholesome wellness weekend of yoga, music, healing, and even a glow-in-the-dark ecstatic dance!
MURFEST aims to tap the global wellness industry that grew 12.8% from 2015-2017, from a $3.7 trillion to a $4.2 trillion market. To put that in economic context, from 2015-2017, the wellness economy grew 6.4% annually, nearly twice as fast as global economic growth (3.6%). Wellness expenditures ($4.2 trillion) are now more than half as large as total global health expenditures ($7.3 trillion). And the wellness industry represents 5.3% of global economic output.
DUBAI, UAE and FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., April 10 (Bernama) -- Vista Global, a world leader in business flight solutions, announces that it has entered into an agreement to acquire JetSmarter, creating the global On Demand digital marketplace.
JetSmarter’s innovative marketplace technology will fulfil Vista Global’s digitization strategy, providing all customers with an unmatched end-to-end service and seamless booking experience. The acquisition will enhance Vista Global’s formidable position offering the largest suite of services and advanced technologies to every private aviation customer.
LONDON, April 10 (Bernama) -- Premium digital advertising technology company, PubMatic, today announced it is working with Gameloft, a leader in the development and publishing of mobile games, to help marketers take full advantage of in-app advertising opportunities. Through this partnership, PubMatic will allow advertisers to easily access engaged audiences across Gameloft’s wealth of premium mobile environments.
As apps are now the preferred environment for consumers to access information, connect and transact, they represent the key channel for advertisers to reach and interact with audiences at scale.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 10 (Bernama) -- Bursa Malaysia, The Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) and The Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA) jointly launched the National Annual Corporate Report Awards or better known as NACRA on April 4, 2019. Themed, “Towards Accountability & Excellence” NACRA 2019 underscores the vital role annual reports play in propagating transparency and enhancing the integrity of the capital market.
“Healthy competition motivates and encourages innovation, excellence and continuous improvement, and that is what we have envisioned for NACRA to promote in corporate reporting.” said En Ahmad Zahirudin Abdul Rahim, NACRA’s Organising Committee Chairman.
LONDON, April 10 (Bernama) -- Benchmark Mineral Intelligence (Benchmark Minerals) is delighted to announce that José Hofer has joined from SQM, one of the world’s foremost lithium producers, and has been appointed Senior Analyst – Forecasting
José was previously Business Intelligence Manager for SQM, based in Santiago, Chile.
KUALA LUMPUR, April 10 (Bernama) -- Malaysia Debt Ventures Berhad (“MDV”) has recently raised RM 270 Million via an Islamic Medium Term Notes (“iMTN”) issuance under its existing RM 1 Billion Sukuk Murabahah Programme (“Third Fund”). Launched in 2017, The Third Fund furthers MDV’s ongoing mandate from the Government to support development of the Nation’s ICT, Green Technology and Emerging Technology sectors via innovative financing. This represents a continuation of MDV’s initiatives from its previous funds.
Fully guaranteed by the Government of Malaysia, and with a total drawdown of RM 500 Million to-date, The Third Fund also aims to increase awareness of the socio-economic benefits of Islamic financing while at the same time expanding MDV customers’ financing options to meet their growth requirements.