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DALLAS-Monday 25 April 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- This Earth Day marks the 52nd anniversary of the first Earth Day celebrated in 1970. Mary Kay Inc. joins in celebrating the environment and all of the partnerships around the world working to invest in our planet and achieve the United Nations (UN) 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

A key component of tackling climate change and achieving the SDGs is dependent on ocean action. The ocean covers 70 percent of the Earth’s surface, is the planet's largest biosphere, and is home to up to 80 percent of all life in the world. It generates 50 percent of the oxygen we need, absorbs 25 percent of all carbon dioxide emissions and captures 90 percent of the additional heat generated from those emissions.1

The Nature Conservancy (TNC) has embarked on a journey to protect our oceans, with support from Mary Kay, which holds water at the heart of its sustainability strategy: “This Earth Day, ... Read more »

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates-Monday 25 April 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]




Global Titans Fight Series announced the WORLD’S FIRST EVER NFT SPORTS event will give access to an exclusive livestream pay-per-view for NFT ticket holders. The Global Titans NFT tickets are considered a historic moment, where sports and tech fans take a giant leap forward, changing the way one interacts with live entertainment.

The NFT ticket will give access to watch Global Titans Dubai live online on May 14th, where an epic night of boxing on the helipad of the iconic Burj Al Arab Jumeirah hotel. The spectacular ev ... Read more »

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates-Monday 25 April 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

Dubai is set to host a one-of-a-kind, start-studded football match pitting two celebrity camps against each other on May 7, at the Shabab Al Ahli Stadium, Mamzar.

18 B-Town celebrities are expected to jet into the UAE for the eagerly-awaited football showcase, which, according to the exhibition match organizers, promises to be a must-experience event for all Dubai football fans.

The 11-aside celebrity game will see Bunty Walia’s team—All Stars Football Club (ASFC) take on a locally assembled but equally talented Emirates United.

ASFC will be led by captain Abhishek Bachchan along with Vice Captain Ranbir Kapoor and Star player Kartik Aaryan along with other Celebrity Team Members.

Ayush Gupta of AG Events, “I am thrilled to organize this event in Dubai. Both teams are excited to play for a good cause and especially meet their fans in the UAE! I have had this visi ... Read more »

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QINGDAO, China-Monday 25 April 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Hisense, a leading technology enterprise worldwide, became a global partner with Paris Saint-Germain in 2020. Since then, benefiting from this partnership, Hisense has gained much recognition and support from consumers and built stronger emotional connections with football fans worldwide. As a socially responsible enterprise, Hisense took a step further and elevated its partnership by donating multiple hi-tech devices to non-profit programs and became a patron of Paris Saint-Germain Endowment Fund.

Hisense Donated TVs to Fully Support and Nurture Youth Development

Hisense donated TVs to the Paris Saint-Germain Endowment Fund; these TVs were used in the Cantine Solidaire organized by the Paris Saint-Germain Endowment Fund in March 2022, where 200 teenagers were welcomed to the Parc des Princes. The event focused on equality, sport, culture, digital world, citizenship, and music with students ... Read more »

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DUBAI, United Arab Emirates-Monday 25 April 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

The Public Relations and Communications Association Asia Pacific (PRCA APAC) has undertaken to manage and drive the development of the PublicAffairsAsia Gold Standard Awards and the Corporate Affairs Forum for the next two years.

PRCA APAC will work with PublicAffairsAsia to deliver the flagship corporate affairs awards and annual conference programmes and reward public relations excellence as well as encourage wider participation.

Now in its 14th year, The Gold Standard Awards identify and showcase excellence in corporate public affairs, strategic communications, citizenship, and stakeholder engagement. The Corporate Affairs Forum is an annual interactive conference designed for C-Suite professionals in public affairs, communications, and corporate affairs.

“PublicAffairsAsia and PRCA APAC are honoured to be involved in the organization and management of The Gold Standard Awards &n ... Read more »

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The challenge asked young entrepreneurs to solve for gender equity in the workplace to help advance UN Sustainable Development Goals

DALLAS-Monday 25 April 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Mary Kay Inc., a leading corporate advocate of women’s empowerment and entrepreneurship, announced today its second World Series of Innovation (WSI) Challenge in partnership with Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE). The global educational experience invites young people ages 13-24 to channel their critical thinking and problem-solving skills to find solutions for the biggest challenges facing the world today and help advance the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) while fostering an entrepreneurial mindset.

Mary Kay’s World Series of Innovation Challenge encourages young people from around the world to submit innovative solutions to address Sustainable Development Goal 5: Gender Equality. Specifically, this challenge asked students to think ab ... Read more »

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Growth in the ceramic tile industry to propel economic growth and generate traffic toward the GCC market

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates-Monday 25 April 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

Tile of Spain, the official umbrella brand that represents the Spanish Ceramic Tile Manufacturers Association (ASCER), has expanded its distribution to the GCC ceramic tiles market, which is valued at US$7.8 billion.

Tile of Spain’s renewed sales and distribution push is a boost to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Green Economy program, which includes increasing the environmental efficiency of housing and buildings as one of the important development areas. The move is focused on bringing sustainability, innovation, and custom-made ceramic building materials to the region.

Tile of Spain, a global leader in the construction of sustainable ceramics and a pioneer in acquiring the first Environmental Product Declarations class III environmental badges, according to the ISO 14020 standa ... Read more »

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The payment orchestration platform will support MTC Game’s expansion in Africa by allowing the retailer access to several new global acquirers and payment methods.

LONDON-Monday 25 April 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- CellPoint Digital, a leading global provider of digital commerce and payment solutions, today announces a partnership with global eCommerce platform for video gamers, MTC Game.

An international retailer, MTC Game provides an online platform for digital codes and services to gamers.

The company will take advantage of CellPoint Digital’s payment orchestration platform. This will enable video gamers, initially in Africa but with plans to expand further, to experience a frictionless checkout, allowing customers to pay via the popular payment methods on the continent including Bank Transfer and Mobile Money options.

By orchestrating payments across Africa, CellPoint Digital is allowing MTC Game to adopt a multi-acq ... Read more »

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MANCHESTER, England-Monday 25 April 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Manchester City players wore special PUMA jerseys ahead of their clash against Watford on Saturday, which were made using repurposed football jerseys as part of PUMA’s innovative recycling project RE:JERSEY.

RE:JERSEY aims to reduce waste and pave the way towards more circular production models in the future. While PUMA’s football kits on the market today are already made from 100% recycled polyester, the RE:JERSEY shirts worn ahead of Saturday’s game are made with 75% repurposed football jerseys. The remaining 25% comes from SEAQUAL ® MARINE PLASTIC1.

Starting Monday, PUMA will also set up special collection bins at the City Store next to the Etihad Stadium to invite fans to donate their old polyester items so they can become a part of this garment-to-garment recycling project. The club will also set up take-back bins in other parts of the Etihad Campus. Further ... Read more »

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