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CAIRO, July 15, 2017 - (ACN Newswire) - The First Annual 'Invest In Africa' Conference and Summit will be an historic event, bringing hundreds of international banks, institutions, investors, corporate and institutional leaders, international organizations and professionals together in Cairo in September. All eyes are on Africa - the geopolitical prize. In the quest for natural resources and strategic foreign relations and now, more than ever, it is time to take advantage of the excellent investment climate throughout the continent. This premier event is under the auspices of the President of Egypt, Abd El-Fattah El-Sisi, and it is sponsored by BPW Emirate Investment Egypt and The Arab African Council on Socioeconomic Development.c The Conference and Project Exhibitors Summit are hosting stakeholders from 54 countries; it offers the chance to interact with decision ma... (more)

Toyota to Showcase at Automobile Council 2017

Introducing 20 years of hybrid technology from the birth of the Prius First Generation Prius Toyota Sports 800 Gas Turbine Hybrid concept vehicle Toyota City, Japan, July 21, 2017 - (JCN Newswire) - Toyota Motor Corporation announces its participation at Automobile Council 2017, an event to be held over the course of 3 days from August 4 (Friday) to August 6 (Sunday) at Makuhari Messe (Mihama-ku, Chiba City). In keeping with the theme of the "20-Year Anniversary of the Prius," Toyota will introduce key highlights of the development of the first generation Prius, as well as the Prius'... (more)

Hong Kong Book Fair Examines Publishing Challenges

Forum Addresses "Crisis or Opportunities" in Digital Era At the International Publishing Forum held on 19 July 2017 at the HKTDC Hong Kong Book Fair, Dr Elvin Lee, Chairman of Hong Kong Publishing Federation, underlines the historic challenge facing book publishers posed by the Internet. HONG KONG, July 20, 2017 - (ACN Newswire) - Book publishing is facing increasing challenges posed by the Internet, which has become the font of most reading and knowledge in the digital era. The trend and possible solutions were discussed at a 19 July seminar held during the 28th edition of the H... (more)

Who learns foreign language better - introverts or extraverts?

Extravert Chinese students learning English as a second language are likely to perform better in speaking and reading, but less proficient in listening than their introvert counterparts, according to a study published in Pertanika Journal of Social Sciences and Humanities (JSSH). Some studies have suggested that introversion tendency hinders Chinese students' ability to learn English as a second language. (Credit: Wang Tom/123rf) Selangor, Malaysia, July 14, 2017 - (ACN Newswire) - In Chinese culture, students are expected to listen to their teachers attentively, as opposed to We... (more)

JCB International partners with e-commerce PSP, MoneyNetINT

London/Copenhagen, June 27, 2017 - (ACN Newswire) - JCB International Co., Ltd., the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co. Ltd, has entered into an agreement with MoneyNetINT Ltd, the global foreign exchange and international payments company, to process JCB transactions for MoneyNetINT e-commerce merchants situated in the Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA). Having recently expanded its market to China, supporting money transfer in Yuan and US dollars to Chinese bank accounts and cash payments, this partnership will allow merchants that use MoneyNetINT's innovative platform ... (more)