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Estonian film fund Tallifornia launches with three international investments | New

Tallifornia Film Fund, Estonia’s first private film investment fund, was launched at the country’s Tallinn Black Nights Film Festival, with three initial investments including an Estonia-Germany-UK co-production Sentinel. The fund was created by Estonian production company Tallifornia and was announced at the European Film Forum industry event this week. It …

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A doctoral student in music wins 3 international online piano competitions

23 November 2021 Ka Hou “Tommy” Chan, DMA in Piano Performance and Pedagogy at Arizona State University, has received top prize in three international online piano competitions. Chan was awarded the first prizes of the International Northern Music Competition in Sweden, the International Golden Classical Music Awards and the International …

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Peng Shuai Says He Is Safe During Video Call With International Olympic Committee

During the video call, the two men were accompanied by a Chinese sports official, Li Lingwei, as well as the president of the athletes’ commission, Emma Terho. The IOC did not provide CNN with access to the video. The video comes after Peng, one of China’s most recognizable sports stars, …

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The Equity Builder: Carol Fergus of Fidelity International

Director of Global Travel, Meetings and Ground Transportation for Fidelity International, Carol Fergus is a founding member of the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Committees of the Travel & Meetings Society and the Global Business Travel Association. She has created documentation on how to start conversations within business travel around DE&I …

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Report assesses state of virtual international exchanges

A new survey on the state of virtual international exchanges has found growth in virtual exchange programs driven by the COVID-19 pandemic, but it also identifies gaps in data on these programs, their quality and results. “What the report shows very clearly is that there are a wide variety of …

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Saab GlobalEye from the United Arab Emirates, a feast for the eyes

Saab’s GlobalEye, also known as the Swing-Role Surveillance System, debuted in Dubai in 2019, but at that time the company had yet to hand it over to its launch client. This year, the aircraft first appeared as an operational asset of the United Arab Emirates Air Force and Air Defense. …

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REEF Leads Global Expansion of Virtual Kitchens with Acquisition of UAE Based Kitchen Platform “iKcon”

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – REEF Technology Inc. (“REEF”), the largest operator of delivery kitchens, logistics and convenience hubs in North America, today announced its entry into the Middle East and North Africa through the full acquisition of iKcon Restaurant LLC (Innovative Kitchen Concepts). The acquisition of …

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