BMO Experts Expect Stellar Holiday Shopping Season Buoyed By E-Commerce

NEW YORK, Nov. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - As Americans prepare for the biggest retail weekend of the year, BMO analysts and economists are forecasting a notably strong U.S. holiday shopping season. This year, shoppers will benefit from rising purchasing power and anticipated tax cuts, and toy sales will experience a fourth year of growth despite an overabundance of movie toys and general toy sale softness.

Full ArticleFri Nov 24, 2017 10:16am ESTBMO Financial Group

Making Institut Curie a Reference for Technology Transfer in Oncology

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Institut Curie has adopted an ambitious strategy for technology transfer and partnerships with innovative companies. This new dynamic, initiated within the

Full ArticleThu Nov 23, 2017 8:00am EST

China Renaissance unveils expanded asset management business

BEIJING, Nov. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --

Full ArticleThu Nov 23, 2017 3:50am ESTChina Renaissance Group

Zones of Economic Development (Zedes) for the generation of employment

Tegucigalpa, HONDURAS, Nov. 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lacthosa, a 100% Honduran company, leader in Central America in production and distribution of dairy products, juices and soft drinks, joined the initiative promoted by the Government of Honduras that seeks to generate 60,000 new jobs in the first international auction for future Employment Zones.

Full ArticleWed Nov 22, 2017 8:11pm EST

In 9 years Honduras releases more than 460,000 sea turtles

TEGUCIGALPA, HONDURAS, Nov. 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The release of more than 60,000 olive ridley sea turtles was held on the El Edén Beach, in Cedeño, municipality of Marcovia with the presence of government officials, military personnel, local business members, media and local fishermen in south coast of Honduras. This is 15%of the total amount of sea turtles released in the past 9 years.

Full ArticleWed Nov 22, 2017 7:45pm EST

Endeavor Air Pilots Ratify Contract Extension That Establishes a New Standard for Pilot Pay

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Pilots at Endeavor Air, represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA), today voted to ratify a four-year contract extension that substa

Full ArticleWed Nov 22, 2017 12:54pm EST

SoOum Corp Announces Board of Advisors, New Members

NEW YORK, Nov. 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- SoOum Corp (OTCPINK:SOUMD) (OTCPINK:SOUM) is pleased to announce the formation of an advisory board to work closely with the current management team to implement the Company's global business strategy, as well as identify opportunities for growth.  Other additions outside of the Advisory board bring administrative and accounting expertise as well.

Full ArticleWed Nov 22, 2017 12:30pm EST
The 4th Chengdu Creativity & Design Week (PRNewsfoto/The Committee Office of Chengdu)

The Fourth Chengdu Creativity & Design Week Draws to a Successful Close, Bringing New Vitality to the Emerging Creative Economy in Chengdu

CHENGDU, China, Nov. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- With the theme of "Gathering Cultural and Creative Energy and Developing Tianfu Culture", the Fourth Chengdu Creativity & Design Week ("Creative Week") was successfully concluded in Chengdu on November 13. Over the course of the four-day exhibition, nearly 1,000 global renowned design masters and cutting-edge designers came together to participate in five main activities, where 22,065 top-grade creative products were exhibited by 715 cultural and creative institutions and enterprises from China and overseas. The turnover generated from the Creative Week reached CNY 3.56 billion (approx. USD 537.2 million), and the event attracted a total of 155,000 visitors.

Full ArticleWed Nov 22, 2017 8:38am ESTThe Committee Office of Chengdu Creativity & Design Week

JPMorgan Chase Deploys First $10 Million of Chicago Investment

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- JPMorgan Chase & Co. today announced that it has deployed the first $10 million of its $40 million, three-year investment to create economic opportunity

Full ArticleWed Nov 22, 2017 8:31am EST

Median U.S. Home is $12,500 More Valuable Today than a Year Ago

SEATTLE, Nov. 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Home values are setting new records, and homes are gaining thousands of dollars in value every month. The national median home value is $12,500 more than it was just one year ago, according to the October Zillow® Real Estate Market Report(i).

Full ArticleWed Nov 22, 2017 8:00am ESTZillow