CINDE Announces: Costa Rica Declares English Teaching A National Priority

The country created the Alliance for Bilingualism (ABi), which seeks to increase the coverage of English teaching in Costa Rica.

Full ArticleTue Aug 21, 2018 3:29pm EST

Alaska North Slope a ‘Super Basin’ Ready for Oil Resurgence as Oil Production Expected to Grow 40 Percent in Eight Years, IHS Markit Says

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Alaska North Slope (ANS) Basin -- a prolific source of U.S. oil production previously limited by a number of barriers to entry including cost and acc

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The 2018 EdNext Poll–Public support grows for increasing teacher salaries

Plus, charter schools and vouchers gain favor; and, union and nonunion teachers differ significantly on key policy issues

Full ArticleTue Aug 21, 2018 7:00am EST

Economic Momentum Yet to Lift Home Sales, According to First American Potential Home Sales Model

SANTA ANA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF), a leading global provider of title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real

Full ArticleTue Aug 21, 2018 6:00am EST

Navigant Research Report Shows Global Revenue for Predictive Analytics for Distributed Generation is Expected to Exceed $287 Million through 2027

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A new report from Navigant Research examines the global market for predictive analytics deployment for fossil fueled distributed generation system

Full ArticleTue Aug 21, 2018 4:15am EST

Venture Capital Forum is bringing more than US$ 500 million in Investment Funds to Chile and Latin America in the 4th America Digital Congress of Business and Technology 2018

SANTIAGO, Chile, August 20, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Santiago will be the Latin American capital for investors, risk capital, venture capitalists, and high-impact technology businesspeople. The Venture Capital Forum of the 4(th) Latin American Digital Congress of Business and Technology 2018 is bringing more than US$ 500 million in investment funds to Chile and Latin America, including Telecom, TICs, IoT, Big Data, Cloud, Mobile, Fintech, e-Commerce, and Digital Marketing, to be held on September 5-6, 2018, at the Espacio Riesco Convention Center in Santiago de Chile. Get your tickets at

Full ArticleMon Aug 20, 2018 4:32pm ESTCongreso America Digital

Artificial Intelligence Software Market to Reach $105.8 Billion in Annual Worldwide Revenue by 2025, According to Tractica

BOULDER, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The artificial intelligence (AI) market is entering a dynamic phase of growth where adoption in the enterprise sector continues unabated, but ther

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NICE Announces Closing of Mattersight Acquisition, Introducing a New Generation of Customer Analytics

HOBOKEN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NICE (Nasdaq:NICE) today announced the completion of its acquisition of Mattersight Corporation (Nasdaq: MATR). The finalization of this deal bring

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July Air Ticket Sales up 11 Percent in 2018 Vs. 2017

ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Airlines Reporting Corp. (ARC) announced today that the consolidated dollar value of airline tickets sold by U.S.-based travel agencies increased

Full ArticleMon Aug 20, 2018 8:00am EST

Best’s Special Report: Cyber Catastrophe Stress Test Gauges Potential Impact on Segment Leaders in a More-Developed Future Market

OLDWICK, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A modeled single-event cyber catastrophe would generate meaningful to significant gross losses for three of the top 20 cyber insurance providers, r

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