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How alumni of Kyiv Polytechnic Institute won €1.2 mln grant: raising EU Horizon funds for breakthrough innovations

It has been two years since Ukraine joined the biggest research-funding programme in Europe. Under the Horizon 2020 programme, Ukrainian institutions and Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs) have raised almost €12 million for research and innovation. 1,173 more words

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Crazy ideas attract investment says creative industries specialist

Creative companies account for around 4.5% of the EU economy. How does the cultural sector attract investment and help developing territories? 1,687 more words

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Federal Government to construct Aba - Ikot Ekpene road next year according to Akwa Ibom State Governor, Udom Emmanuel

By Tom Okure, Ph.D.

Mr.  Udom Emmanuel, the Governor of Akwa Ibom State (AKS) indicates that the Nigerian Federal Government has included the construction of Aba, Ikot Ekpene and Calabar Road in its budget plans and that the road would soon be repaired in the coming year. 278 more words

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Meet Blessing, a young female mechanic in Abuja.

Meet Blessing, a young woman in Abuja who is earning a living in a male dominated profession in Nigeria as a female mechanic. She is a secondary school graduate who decided to progress her life by becoming an apprentice mechanic for 4 years and is now managing a mechanic shop repairing cars. 48 more words

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Dangote Group is set to resume tomato processing in its Kadawa factory in Kano State of Nigeria.

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By Tom Okure, Ph.D.
February 4, 2017

African Manufacturing and Industrial Giant Dangote Group has announced it is set to resume tomato processing in its Kadawa factory in Kano State of Nigeria. 548 more words

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Western dominance on the global stage coming to an end, entering the era of Chinese influence

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China’s President Xi Jinping speaking at the World Economic Forum AP

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Western dominance on the global stage is coming to an end – we are now entering the era of Chinese influence… 1,333 more words

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Preparing for Brexit at the local level

Professor Mark Hart is Deputy Director of the Enterprise Research Centre and Professor of Small Business and Entrepreneurship at Aston Business School.

In the aftermath of the EU referendum, there is an even greater focus on the performance of the private sector and its ability to provide jobs and wealth creating opportunities across all parts of the UK – especially at the local level – as the UK prepares for Brexit. 851 more words

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