Travel &Tourism

A recent successful visit of a Brazilian official delegation to Egypt has led to the creation of a strategic youth-oriented agenda, which includes key issues such as taking youths off the street and expanding the school feeding program. The move is in line with the activities of the Center of Excellence Against Hunger, a collaboration between the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) and the Government of Brazil, to help countries expand their school meal programmes to improve the food security of children.

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EXTON, Pa., U.S.A. – April 16, 2015 – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, the leading company dedicated to providing comprehensive software solutions for sustaining infrastructure, today announced that registration is now open for The Year in Infrastructure 2015 Conference, being held Nov. 3-5 at the Hilton London Metropole in London, U.K. This global gathering of leading figures in the world of infrastructure design, construction, and operations features a series of presentations and interactive workshops that explore the intersection of technology and business drivers, and how they are shaping the future of infrastructure delivery and investment returns.

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CITIZEN is proud to announce that the company has won the gold prize at the “Eco Mark Award 2014” organized by the Japan Environment Association (JEA). This award recognizes CITIZEN’s contribution to the promotion of consumer awareness about the environment through its Eco-Drive watches.  It is the first time ever that a watch company has won the gold prize, the highest honour of the award.

The Eco Mark Award was established in 2010 by JEA, in order to reward and recognise companies and organizations that make superior efforts to produce and promote environmentally friendly offerings, such as Eco Mark certified products. The goals of the award are to help consumers make eco-conscious choices of products and recognize companies that contribute to a sustainable society by making their products more environmentally friendly.

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VFS Global, as part of a contract awarded by the Government of Canada introduced Canada Visa Application Centre (CVAC) services in Dubai for applicants wishing to travel to Canada. As per the contract, VFS Global will establish a robust worldwide network of up to 125 CVACs. This centre is the second such centre in the UAE. Canada Visa Application Services have also been introduced in Oman earlier in March.

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Ralph Lauren is proud to introduce The Polo Bar, his first restaurant in New York City. Opening in December, The Polo Bar is located next door to the new Polo Ralph Lauren flagship store at Fifth Avenue and East 55th Street.

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