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DRC ELECTORAL COMMISSION USES PUBLIC FUNDS TO SECURE LOBBY GROUP SERVICES

[PRESSWIRE] South Africa - 28 June, 2018 -- The Independent National Electoral Commission of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (CENI) has appointed Washington based lobby group, Avenue Strategies, to pressure the US Administration into accepting the use of electronic voting machines in the upcoming general elections. This is despite widespread condemnation from opposition parties.

FUTURE OF PRESS FREEDOM AND PROFESSIONAL JOURNALISM PUT IN HANDS OF MEPS: FULL EP PLENARY EXPECTED TO VOTE NEXT WEEK ON CRUCIAL EU COPYRIGHT REFORM

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom - 28 June, 2018 -- Ardent anti-copyright radicals, US Internet giants and vested interests, that commercially benefit from freeriding on publishers’ valuable content, continue to wage a loud and misleading campaign against a proposed EU copyright reform that is working its way through the EU legislative process.

The hidden epidemic: Worldwide, over 850 million people suffer from kidney diseases

[PRESSWIRE] Germany - 27 June, 2018 -- Kidney diseases have so far been underestimated in many respects: most people are not aware of their impaired kidney function. In general, kidney diseases are “silent diseases”, most often there are no apparent early symptoms. Many people with kidney diseases are not aware that they have been living with higher risks of cardiovascular diseases, infections, hospitalizations, and of course kidney failure which requires dialysis or transplantation.

Long-Sharp Gallery at Masterpiece London 2018: Roy Lichtenstein and Andy Warhol to be ehxibited

[PRESSWIRE] 27 June, 2018 - New York, NY -- Long-Sharp Gallery (Indianapolis/New York) is honored to exhibit for the seventh consecutive year at Masterpiece London.  The gallery continues this year with its presentation of works by American Pop artists and offers over two dozen works on paper by Andy Warhol and Roy Lichtenstein.  Over fifteen of the pieces, be they drawings, unique screenprints, or rare editioned works, are new to the market – meaning, these works have never before been exhibited, at least not since the death of each respective artist.

bridgX becomes an SAP Silver Partner and Launches a Smartwatch App for SAP HCM and SAP® SuccessFactors®

[PRESSWIRE] BRUSSELS - 27 June 2018 - bridgX, a Belgian provider of implementation and strategic services for SAP HCM and SAP® SuccessFactors®, announced today that it has achieved the SAP Silver Partner level.

EUROPEAN PARLIAMENT WILL VOTE ON CONTROVERSIAL EU COPYRIGHT REFORM PACKAGE ON 4 JULY: WHAT’S AT STAKE FOR EUROPE’S JOURNALISTS AND FREE PRESS?

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom - 25 June, 2018 -- The controversial EU copyright reform and what you need to know: The copyright package includes the proposal for a Publisher’s neighbouring Right. In 2016, the European Commission proposed a new copyright directive to create “modern EU copyright rules for European culture to flourish and circulate”which included a proposal for a neighbouring right for publishers, designed to protect publishers’ investment in the production of news publications and to help them control the systematic scraping of their content without permission or remuneration. On 20 June, the JURI committee adopted its report supporting the introduction of a Publisher’s Right.

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Craig Shelly, Beverly Hills, announces an expansion into the Indian market

[PRESSWIRE] Los Angeles - 22 June, 2018 -- Craig Shelly, Beverly Hills, announces an expansion into the Indian market with a prestigious collaboration with The International Indian Film Academy, better known as IIFA.

Vivo and Qualcomm collaborate on breakthrough 5G antenna technology

 [PRESSWIRE] SHENZHEN, China, June 22, 2018 -- Vivo today has detailed its collaboration with Qualcomm to address a critical 5G development milestone with their ground-breaking 5G antenna technology. This collaboration has resulted in the successful design and integration of new 5G mm-Wave (millimeter wave) antenna arrays into a Vivo commercial form factor as well as the measurement of system-level OTA (over-the-air) performance.

Yatra Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Ordinary Shares

 [PRESSWIRE] NEW YORK and GURGAON, India, June 22, 2018 --Yatra Online, Inc. ("Yatra") (NASDAQ: YTRA), one of India's leading online travel companies, today announced that it has priced its previously announced underwritten follow-on offering of 9,000,000 of its ordinary shares at a public offering price of $5.50 per share.

Huawei and Norway's Broadnet Sign SD-WAN Commercial Deployment Framework Contract

 [PRESSWIRE] HANNOVER, Germany, June 22, 2018 -- At CEBIT 2018, Huawei and Norway's Broadnet signed an SD-WAN commercial deployment framework contract and officially launched SD-WAN services. With Huawei's innovative SD-WAN solution, Broadnet can provide private line offerings with higher quality and better user experience for European enterprise customers.