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UN Secretary-General to hear from youth on advancing nuclear disarmament on Hiroshima atomic bombing anniversary


[PRESSWIRE] Hiroshima, Japan – 5 August 2022 -- 6 August 2022 marks 77 years since an atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima. To commemorate the day, youth from across Japan will have a heart-to-heart talk with António Guterres, Secretary-General of the United Nations, about their ideas and solutions for achieving a peaceful, more secure and sustainable world – one without nuclear weapons. The informal, in-person gathering will be held in Hiroshima in parallel with the annual Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony. The session will be livestreamed in English and Japanese via YouTube.


ProMIS Neurosciences to Present at 2022 Alzheimer’s Association International Conference


[PRESSWIRE] TORONTO, Ontario and CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - July 27, 2022 -- ProMIS Neurosciences Inc. (Nasdaq: PMN) (TSX: PMN), a biotechnology company focused on the discovery and development of antibody therapeutics targeting misfolded proteins such as toxic oligomers, implicated in the development of neurodegenerative diseases, today announced it will give a poster presentation at the annual Alzheimer’s Association International Conference (AAIC®) to be held July 31-August 4, 2022 at the San Diego Convention Center, San Diego California and online.


Global infrastructure in the spotlight as FIDIC announces Project Awards shortlist for 2022


[PRESSWIRE] London, UK – 15.07.22 -- International engineering federation FIDIC (the International Federation of Consulting Engineers) has announced the shortlist for its prestigious Project Awards for 2022.  


FIDIC announces Member Association Excellence Awards shortlist for 2022


[PRESSWIRE] London, UK – 04.07.22 -- International engineering federation FIDIC (the International Federation of Consulting Engineers) has announced the shortlist for its prestigious Member Association Excellence Awards for 2022.  

Rockridge Completes 3D Geophysics Modeling Which Identifies 15 km Strike Length of Electromagnetic Conductors; Prepares for Fully-Funded Upcoming Drill Program at Knife Lake High-Grade Copper Project, Saskatchewan


[PRESSWIRE] Vancouver, BC – 29 June, 2022 -- Rockridge Resources Ltd. (TSX-V: ROCK) (OTCQB: RRRLF) (Frankfurt: RR0) (“Rockridge” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce it has completed its 3D Geophysical Plate Modelling of the recently acquired VTEM data which will be used to further refine targeting for Rockridge’s upcoming drill program starting in mid-July 2022 at its Knife Lake High-Grade Copper VMS Project located in Saskatchewan, Canada (the “Knife Lake Project” or “Property”). Rockridge is fully funded and permitted for this drill program.


LamontCo and JanRam announce launch of Lamont International


[PRESSWIRE] Southlake, TX – June 22, 2022 – Effective immediately, LamontCo and JanRam International limited have reached an agreement to jointly launch and operate Lamont International, the newest division of LamontCo.  This unit will manage Associates, Employees and Customers based outside of North America as well as assist LamontCo Clients operate programs internationally while in return utilizing North American resources to operate programs for the global audience. 

Datar Cancer Genetics partners with The Cancer Screening Trust to offer blood-based screening


[PRESSWIRE] London, UK - 13 June 2022 -- Datar Cancer Genetics has announced its partnership with U.K. based The Cancer Screening Trust to offer its innovative, blood-based, cancer screening Trucheck solution. Datar Cancer Genetics has been at the forefront in developing greater insight into the cancer ecosystem and offering its innovative oncology focussed services to clinicians and patients globally.




[PRESSWIRE] SAINT PAUL DE VENCE - June 6, 2022 -- More than 150 scholars, writers and activists are registered to attend the International Conference on James Baldwin from June 16 through 18, 2022 on the French Côte d’Azur.

Kosmik Brands Launches in Planet 13


[PRESSWIRE] EDMOND, OKLAHOMA - MAY 24, 2022 -- IRIS JUNE / Soon after Kosmik Brands launched in the great state of Nevada, they are back with more exciting news. Planet 13, globally recognized as the largest cannabis dispensary in the world, now carries all Kosmik products. Setting the world record with their opening back in 2018, since day one, Planet 13 continues to set the bar higher than any other facility when it comes to customer experience. Here’s what’s in store.


A group of 18,000 blood donation contributes to stability of blood supply in South Korea


[PRESSWIRE] Asia - 03.05.22 -- In South Korea, in cooperation with Heavenly Culture, World Peace and Restoration of Light (HWPL), 18,000 members of Shincheonji Church of Jesus and HWPL participated in blood donation for two weeks from April 18th. This number was recorded as the largest group blood donation in the country.