Recent press releases

Loro Parque contributes to research on the echolocation of orcas

[PRESSWIRE] Puerto de La Cruz - December 27th, 2018 -- Loro Parque, in its continuous commitment to scientific research, has recently begun to collaborate in research on the echolocation of orcas, a key sense that favours their orientation and the location of prey for hunting.  There is not much information on whether it is a behaviour that cetaceans learn or if it is innate, nor is there data on the moment in which it appears in their development, so that the zoo, recognised as the best in the world, will contribute to providing information on a feature that is vital to their survival.

‘Stocking’-up for Christmas

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom – 21 December, 2018 -- Clearing through the aftermath of Black Friday, and Cyber Monday; as December falls upon us, consumer anticipation to deck the halls with the best deals is still decidedly present; and with all this in mind, many logisticians are preparing not only for the Christmas retail-rush, but also for the rigmarole of becoming run-rife with returns, as soon as the festivities end.

Kidney patients are the most complex patients

[PRESSWIRE] Germany – 21 December, 2018 -- A study published in JAMA [1] showed: Nephrologists treat the most complex patients. As ERA-EDTA president Professor Carmine Zoccali explains, kidney patients are highly vulnerable and need special care, but nephrology is a neglected discipline in many European healthcare systems.  According to the “European Renal Association – European Dialysis and Transplant Association” (ERA-EDTA) it is time for a paradigm shift. There is a  need for a better financial funding of nephrology – as well as more efforts to raise awareness for kidney disease in the population.

Goodfellow helps international companies facilitate industrial innovation

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom - 17 December, 2018 -- Leading global supplier of materials, Goodfellow, has collaborated with a number of major international companies to provide research materials in several industry sectors. Case studies have now been launched on Goodfellow.com showcasing real world examples of applications where Goodfellow have provided an array of materials either from their catalogue or as a bespoke item to aid R&D projects and prototypes.

EKHA program on transplantation will be hosted on EU Commission’s Health Policy Platform

[PRESSWIRE] Germany – 17 December, 2018 -- The EKHA project “Improving Organ Donation and Transplantation in the EU” will be launched on the European Commission’s Health Policy Platform in 2019, an interactive tool to boost discussions about public health concerns and to share knowledge and best practices.

Lee Hecht Harrison announces the appointment of its Global Solutions Lead for Australia and New Zealand, Ian Goshko

[PRESSWIRE] Sydney, Australia, 13 December 2018 – Lee Hecht Harrison (LHH) today announces the appointment of its Global Solutions Lead for the Australia and New Zealand (ANZ) region, Ian Goshko.  

Lee Hecht Harrison announces the appointment of its new Managing Director for Australia and New Zealand, James Mcilvena

[PRESSWIRE] Sydney, Australia - 13 December 2018 -- Lee Hecht Harrison (LHH) today announces the appointment of its new Managing Director for Australia and New Zealand (ANZ), James Mcilvena. Joining on the 14th of January 2019, James will be leading the business for the ANZ region. James will serve as a member of the LHH Global Leadership Team and the Asia Pacific (APAC) Executive Committee.

BESA Organizes The 9th International Educational Fair in Egypt

[PRESSWIRE] Egypt - 06 December, 2018 -- British Educational Services Agency- BESA proudly presents its 9th International Educational Fair & School Tour- Egypt March 2019, where universities from more than 10 countries, with focus on the United Kingdom universities, attend and promote their institution to more than 3000 attendees. The fair will take place from 13th of March until 17th of March 2019 at three main cities; Cairo, Giza, and Alexandria.

Loro Parque Foundation renews its commitment to nature by allocating one million dollars to conservation projects

[PRESSWIRE] Puerto de La Cruz - December 5th, 2018 -- The Loro Parque Foundation recently held the annual meeting of its Advisory Committee, which has decided how to distribute the $1,000,000 that the Foundation dedicates each year to nature conservation projects carried out in the five continents.  The meeting took place in Puerto de La Cruz, the city where both the non-profit organisation and its main sponsor, Loro Parque, are based.

Container traffic along TITR surges in Kazakhstan

[PRESSWIRE] London, United Kingdom – 05 December, 2018 -- Container traffic along the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route (TITR) surged in the first 10 months of 2018, a minister has said.