Mergers and acquisition strategies for African telecom infrastructure to be debated at new finance conference

Chief executives from rival international telecom tower operators will be attending the TMT Finance and Investment Africa conference in order to debate multibillion dollar acquisition strategies for African communications infrastructure in 2010. The conference takes place in London on June 21st and will provide critical insight into emerging market dealflow and strategy for telecom and…

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HRF: Defensores de derechos humanos se reunirán en Noruega para el Oslo Freedom Forum 2010

OSLO, Noruega (18 de marzo de 2010) – El Oslo Freedom Forum, que tendrá lugar del 26 al 29 de abril en Noruega, reunirá a los más efectivos e importantes defensores de los derechos humanos del mundo, con la finalidad de que puedan compartir sus experiencias, vivencias y consejos. Entre los participantes figuran la líder…

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Human Rights Defenders to Gather in Norway for Oslo Freedom Forum 2010

The Oslo Freedom Forum, to take place April 26-29 in Norway, will gather some of the world’s most effective human rights defenders to share their experience, expertise, and advice. Participants include Uyghur leader Rebiya Kadeer, North Korean dissenter Kang Chol-hwan, former FARC hostage Ingrid Betancourt, and Sudanese reformer Lubna Hussain, who was prosecuted under Islamic law…

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    Why Do You Need To Choose Natural Skincare Products?

    With the media and reviews that caution customers of the possibly toxic substances in lots of most commercial skin care products offered in good skin care products stores and shops, that is a complicated query to answer. Firstly, most of the commonly used skincare products contain artificial and synthetic ingredients that the body has troubles…

  • Sweden on Airbnb

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    “Kasta macka” (throw a sandwich) is something the Swedish PM does out in nature

    Throwing sandwiches may sound like an odd thing to do, but not in Sweden. Over there, “kasta macka” or “throw a sandwich” is what Swedes call skipping stones on water. The many benefits and wonders of outdoor Sweden Recently, Mr. Stefan Löfven, the prime minister of Sweden was asked to list his top 5 things…

  • Aspen the mountain pup

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    Aspen the mountain pup and his love for 66°North

    Aspen the mountain pup is the Instagram famous Golden Retriever with over 98,500 followers. When his owners, Hunter and Sarah Lawrence, visited Iceland for the first time on their honeymoon back in 2013, they fell in love with the landscape, the people and the fashion. As big fans of Icelandic outdoor clothing brand 66°North, they…

  • North Sailing

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    Project Opal a great success: NORTH SAILING WINS AWARDS FOR RESPONSIBLE TOURISM

    North Sailing has been named Silver winner of the Best Innovation for Carbon Reduction category at the World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 at World Travel Market in London. North Sailing won the silver at the prestigious World Responsible Tourism Awards 2015 at the World Travel Market (WTM) in London, November 4th. This is the first…

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    Swedes embrace online media streaming services

    Media consumption in Sweden is increasingly characterized by online streaming services such as Spotify and Netflix. Three out of four 15-74-year-olds now use online streaming services to listen to music or watch video. Youtube, Spotify and Netflix are the most popular online streaming services used. Youtube is free of charge, whereas Spotify is offered both…

  • Suzuki Vitara on F-Road

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    Blue Car Rental: Insurance included in all car rentals in Iceland

    Car rental firms in Iceland cover vehicles with third party insurance as standard, which includes personal accident insurance. This is Icelandic law for driving here. Blue Car Rental is one of Iceland’s main car rental companies and they do provide insurance as standard for most eventualities. This includes coverage from vehicle theft and gravel protection….