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Shifting attitudes around cycling

Dr Rachel Aldred is Senior Lecturer in Transport at the University of Westminster.
Earlier this year Dr Aldred was presented with the
Outstanding Impact in Public Policy award… 1,180 more words

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EU Project Forbiz Helps Restore Trust Between Business and Government

According to the World Bank’s Doing Business ranking, Ukraine places 83rd out of 189 countries. The experts that compile the rating system take into account the business registration process, quality of connection to the power grid, tax system, and other indicators when determining where a country falls in terms of ease of doing business. 1,045 more words

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Engaging the social sciences with business

Professor Tim Vorley is convening the ESRC and Innovate UK-funded Innovation Caucus. Based at Sheffield University Management School, Tim is a Professor of Entrepreneurship and Co-Director of… 562 more words

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Does the carrier bag charge make us more green?

Why does charging for carrier bags encourage environmentally-friendly behaviour, but other initiatives do not? This is the question being posed here by Lorraine Whitmarsh, Professor of Environmental Psychology in the… 691 more words

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Sorsogon to establish 30-hectare Pili Orchard in 2020

​SORSOGON CITY, August 15 (PIA) – The province of Sorsogon through the Office of the Provincial Agriculture will establish a Pili Orchard by the year 2020 covering a 30 hectares of land under the Philippine Rural Development Program (PRDP). 603 more words

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Four Points by Sheraton Hotel, Ikot Ekpene, Akwa Ibom State Nigeria

By Tom Okure, Ph.D
(Dr. Okure is CEO of ICMS,Inc and a Nigerian indigene based in the USA.
Dr. Okure is a Writer, Commentator, Public Policy and Economic Development Consultant/Advisor) 411 more words

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What is COSME and how does it benefit businesses?

In May 2016, Ukraine officially launched the European COSME programme, which provides support to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).  Ukrainian businesspeople already benefit from some supports, but officials with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade believe COSME is a unique opportunity for Ukrainian business to access assistance. 852 more words

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