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2012 WISE Prize for Education awarded to Madhav Chavan

Madhav Chavan, an innovator of low-cost mass literacy and numeracy, has been awarded the world’s major prize for education  "Just like you need air, just like you need water, just like you need food, you need education." Dr. Madhav Chavan DOHA, Qatar, Nov. 13,  2012 /PRNewswire/ — This year’s WISE Prize for Education has been awarded to Dr. Madhav Chavan, ...

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Pan-American Life Insurance Group Strengthens Corporate Finance Team with Five New Appointments

NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Pan-American Life Insurance Group (PALIG), a leading provider of insurance and financial services throughout the Americas, is pleased to announce the appointment of five executives to the Group’s finance team.  David Demmon has joined PALIG as Vice President, Controller and Chief Accounting Officer; Alywin Fruge has come to PALIG as Vice President of Internal ...

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Secretary Roy A. Bernardi Joins Ocean Thermal Energy Corporation’s Advisory Board

LANCASTER, Pa., Oct. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Ocean Thermal Energy Corporation (OTE Corporation) today announced the appointment of former Acting Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Secretary Roy Bernardi to its advisory board. “Our Company is indeed fortunate to have someone of Secretary Bernardi’s stature and talent as a member of our team,” said Jeremy P. Feakins, Chairman of the Board ...

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New Service from San Juan to the British Virgin Islands

Daily Nonstops Begin December 8 SAINT CROIX, U.S. Virgin Islands, Oct. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Seaborne Airlines, the regional carrier based in St. Croix, USVI, and the British Virgin Islands Tourist Board in collaboration with the BVI Airport Authority today announced daily round-trip flights between San Juan’s Luis Munoz Marin International Airport and Terrence B. Lettsome International Airport, serving the ...

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HBO Latin America and Karib Cable Reach Broadcast Agreement

ST. VINCENT and THE GRENADINES, Oct. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — HBO Latin America Group (LAG) and Karib Cable formally announced that both Companies have signed an agreement for the transmission of the HBO LAG channels to be broadcasted in St. Vincent & the Grenadines, beginning October 1st. Under the agreement, Karib Cable will broadcast the HBO/MAX Premium package developed for ...

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New Breast Cancer Treatment Clinics Await Approval to Operate

SAINT JOHN PARISH, Nevis, Oct. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ – Cancer Cleared Clinics, a Nevis LLC, announced today that it is waiting for approval to operate it’s Breast Cancer Clinics in thirty countries. Cancer Cleared Clinics has a unique and tested combination of therapies that are more effective and less harmful to the body than the current methods of cancer treatment used ...

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PanAfrican Entrepreneurs Conference Announces Launch

The New Economic Frontier – Global Markets WASHINGTON, Sept. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ – The PanAfrican Entrepreneurs Conference (PAEC) president, Kay DeBow, has announced the launch of a new nonprofit global business organization.  The first conference convenes in Houston, Texas, during November 15-18, 2012.  PAEC’s mission is to create an arena for entrepreneurs and business people within the Black Diaspora to come ...

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Walden University Awards Scholarships to Five Haitian Students

Full-tuition certificate program opportunities reflect university’s mission of positive social change MINNEAPOLIS, Sept. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — After the 2010 earthquake devastated Haiti, Walden University made a commitment to put its mission of social change into action by providing educational opportunities to Haitians who could then use their knowledge to help others and make an impact in their communities. To ...

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Smirnoff Reinvents Nightlife With Launch Of Global “Smirnoff Midnight Circus”

Collaborates with Artist David LaChapelle to Create Interactive Art Installation to be Unveiled at Events in Mexico City and Bangkok NEW YORK, Aug. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Smirnoff, the world’s leading vodka brand, is breathing new life into the night with the launch of Smirnoff Midnight Circus, a global tour celebrating unique nightlife experiences in more than 25 cities. The ...

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