TECHNOLOGY – VK Purchases Edtech Companies In Brazil And Russia
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TECHNOLOGY – VK Purchases Edtech Companies In Brazil And Russia

In the past few months, Russian Internet major VK (previously Mail.ru Group) demonstrated a strong appetite for online education — both in Russia and abroad.   In August the group, partnering with Alexander Galitsky, integrated its properties Skillbox and GeekBrains into a holding called Skillbox Limited. In October, VK completed the move with the integration…

BUSINESS: ArmeniaFund Will Host The 24th Annual International Thanksgiving Day Telethon To Support Urgent Humanitarian Aid & Recovery Of Communities In Armenia And Artsakh
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BUSINESS: ArmeniaFund Will Host The 24th Annual International Thanksgiving Day Telethon To Support Urgent Humanitarian Aid & Recovery Of Communities In Armenia And Artsakh

Los Angeles, CA, November 22, 2021 –(PR.com)– ArmeniaFund Will Host its 24th Annual International Thanksgiving Day Telethon in Support of Urgent Recovery Efforts for Communities in Armenia and Artsakh.ArmeniaFund will host its 24th annual International Thanksgiving Day Telethon on November 25 from 4 pm to 8 pm PST (7 pm to 11 pm EST), in support…

ARAB NEWS: Bahrain calls on its citizens to flee Lebanon in the midst of row
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ARAB NEWS: Bahrain calls on its citizens to flee Lebanon in the midst of row

CHICAGO: A Palestinian Christian Said Khoury was praying in the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem, when water drops from the roof fell on his head. It was possible that it was a sign from God or just coincidence, as rains had already ravaged the Christian community in the Israeli occupied West Bank earlier. It…

ARAB NEWS: Egypt, US sign 7 grant deals worth $125m
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ARAB NEWS: Egypt, US sign 7 grant deals worth $125m

CHICAGO: A Palestinian Christian Said Khoury was praying in the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem, when water drops from the roof fell on his head. It was possible that it was a sign from God or just coincidence, as rains had already ravaged the Christian community in the Israeli occupied West Bank earlier. It…

BUSINESS: Scantranx Wins Third Place In Category ECommerce At The 2021 Go Global Awards
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BUSINESS: Scantranx Wins Third Place In Category ECommerce At The 2021 Go Global Awards

Washington, DC, October 26, 2021 –(PR.com)– Scantranx Technologies, Inc. was announced as 3rd Place in the category of eCommerce on the 14th of October 2021, at the International Trade Council’s Annual Go Global Awards Ceremony.Scantranx Technologies is an Information Technology company with focus on Mobile Innovations and customized software applications for the retail sector. Scantranx unique…

INDIA NEWS: India’s Central Asian Outreach
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INDIA NEWS: India’s Central Asian Outreach

INDIA NEWS: The dramatic developments in Afghanistan have sparked new geostrategic as well as geoeconomic concerns for the region. India must reevaluate its relationship with the region, as the changing situation poses new challenges to India’s bilateral and regional ties with Central Asia. External affairs Minister S. Jaishankar visited the region earlier in the month,…

CANADA NEWS: Today’s coronavirus news: India hits 1 billion vaccine doses; Canada Recovery Benefit set to expire
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CANADA NEWS: Today’s coronavirus news: India hits 1 billion vaccine doses; Canada Recovery Benefit set to expire

The latest coronavirus news from Canada and around the world Thursday. This file will be updated throughout the day. Web links to longer stories if available.11: 36 a.m. Moscow will implement its harshest lockdown since the early days of the pandemic last year, as Mayor Sergei Sobyanin said on his blog that the COVID-19 situation…

INDIA NEWS: India eases international quarantine rules
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INDIA NEWS: India eases international quarantine rules

INDIA NEWS: NEW ELHI: India will adopt new entry standards for International arrivals will begin Monday (October 25),) due to the increasing vaccination worldwide and changing nature pandemic. All international passengers arriving in the country will need to take a Covid-RTPCR test 72 before they can fly. The quarantine requirements have been greatly relaxed. The…

RUSSIA NEWS: Russia win four golds on day two of World Youth and Junior Sambo Championships
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RUSSIA NEWS: Russia win four golds on day two of World Youth and Junior Sambo Championships

RUSSIA NEWS: Russia continued their domination on day two of the World Youth and Junior Sambo Championships in Thessaloniki, Greece, as they won four more gold medals. In the men’s youth disciplines, Amir Khakui won gold in the 71 kilograms category. Alexandr Nedu of Moldova won the silver medal, with the two bronzes going to…

RUSSIA NEWS: Russia win five golds on opening day of World Youth and Junior Sambo Champs
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RUSSIA NEWS: Russia win five golds on opening day of World Youth and Junior Sambo Champs

RUSSIA NEWS: Russia won five gold medals on the opening day of the World Youth and Junior Sambo Championships in Thessaloniki, Greece. Russia won two golds in the women’s youth events with gold in the under-47 kilograms category going to Sofia Emeliukova. Silver in the category went to Ezoza Abdumuminova of Uzbekistan, with bronzes going…

Front Page: Iran Begins War Games Near Azerbaijan Border
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Front Page: Iran Begins War Games Near Azerbaijan Border

The Iranian army’s ground forces began holding manoeuvres near the country’s border with Azerbaijan on Friday, state media reported, despite criticism from its neighbour. The exercises took place in open areas in northwestern Iran, said state television, which showed tanks, howitzers and helicopters firing at targets on the ground. “We respect good neighbourly relations but…

Front Page: Cash-Strapped Nobel Institute Seeks Fresh Funding
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Front Page: Cash-Strapped Nobel Institute Seeks Fresh Funding

Cash-strapped Nobel Institute seeks fresh funding By Pierre-Henry DESHAYES with Tom LITTLE in Stockholm Oslo (AFP) Oct 1, 2021 In the throes of a cash crunch, the librarians at Oslo’s Nobel Institute for a time donned gloves and tended to the gardens after the landscapers were laid off. The prestigious institution behind the Nobel Peace…

Front Page: Iran Will Hold War Games Near Azerbaijan’s Border Friday
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Front Page: Iran Will Hold War Games Near Azerbaijan’s Border Friday

Iran’s army is to hold manoeuvres near the Azerbaijan border from Friday, state media announced, despite strong criticism from Baku. “The manoeuvres scheduled to start on Friday will involve armoured units as well as artillery, drones and military helicopters,” the army’s ground forces commander General Kioumars Heydari told the official IRNA news agency. Heydari said…

Front Page: Iran Says Drills Near Azeri Border An Issue Of 'sovereignty'
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Front Page: Iran Says Drills Near Azeri Border An Issue Of 'sovereignty'

Tehran on Tuesday invoked its “sovereignty” to dismiss Azerbaijan’s concerns over Iranian military exercises near their shared border. “The drills carried out by our country in the northwest border areas… are a question of sovereignty,” Iranian foreign ministry spokesman Saeed Khatibzadeh said in a statement on the ministry website. Tehran “will take all measures it…

OPINION: Summit Gives Biden Chance To Nudge Post-Soviet States Toward Democracy
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OPINION: Summit Gives Biden Chance To Nudge Post-Soviet States Toward Democracy

After the messy withdrawal from Afghanistan, President Biden may be ready to turn his attention to a more uplifting event on his calendar: a “summit for democracy.” But drawing up any guest lists can be fraught, especially when it’s the leader of the free world deciding who makes the cut. Among post-Soviet states, Biden is…

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BUSINESS: The winners of the international Sacred Music Competition 2021

Saturday 18 September in the Basilica of SS. Apostoli in Rome, the final was held, in the form of a Gala Concert of the International Competition “Sacred Music 2021” (1888PressRelease) September 20, 2021 – Saturday 18 September in the Basilica of SS. Apostoli in Rome hosted the final. It was a Gala Concert of the…

BUSINESS: Registration Opens For 2022 USA Biolympiad
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BUSINESS: Registration Opens For 2022 USA Biolympiad

McLean, VA, September 19, 2021 –(PR.com)– The Center for Excellence in Education (CEE) announces that registration is now open for the 2022 USA Biolympiad (USABO), the nation’s largest biology education and testing program for high school students.”The USA Biolympiad encourages excellence in science education. It propels U.S. high school students and their teachers to reach the…

SCIENCE: 11-Million-Year-Old Fossil of Large-Sized Otter Found in Germany
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SCIENCE: 11-Million-Year-Old Fossil of Large-Sized Otter Found in Germany

A new species of the extinct genus Vishnuonyx has been identified from the 11.4-million-year-old lower jaw found at the Upper Miocene site of Hammerschmiede in the Allgau region of Germany. The dispersal of Vishnuonyx otters from the Indian subcontinent to Africa and Europe about 13 million years ago; HAM 4 is the position of the…

BUSINESS: TUMO Anuncia La Campana “TUMO Armenia” De USD 50 Millones Para Ampliar Su Red De Aprendizaje A Todo El Pais
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BUSINESS: TUMO Anuncia La Campana “TUMO Armenia” De USD 50 Millones Para Ampliar Su Red De Aprendizaje A Todo El Pais

News provided by TUMO Sep 18, 2021, 03:30 ET EREVÁN, Armenia, 18 de septiembre de 2021 /PRNewswire/ —  Con motivo del décimo aniversario de TUMO y la inauguración del nuevo edificio TUMO Gyumri, el TUMO Center for Creative Technologies anunció hoy una iniciativa de cinco años y USD 50 millones para poner su programa educativo…

BUSINESS: TUMO Announces $50 Million “TUMO Armenia” Campaign To Extend Its Learning Network Nationwide
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BUSINESS: TUMO Announces $50 Million “TUMO Armenia” Campaign To Extend Its Learning Network Nationwide

News provided by TUMO Sep 18, 2021, 03:30 ET YEREVAN, Armenia, Sept. 18, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Marking TUMO’s 10 year anniversary and the inauguration of the new TUMO Gyumri building, the TUMO Center for Creative Technologies today announced a five year, $50 million initiative to make its leading edge educational program available to all teenagers throughout…

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