MRO and Aero-Engines Asia-Pacific Happening Virtually September 22-24

Noble Horvath

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NEW YORK, Sept. 16, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —

WHAT: MRO Asia-Pacific and Aero-Engines Asia-Pacific, digital events with enhanced matchmaking opportunities and high-quality educational content from top airlines, MROs and others industry leaders.

WHEN: Live and pre-taped sessions will first be available Tuesday, September 22, 9:30 a.m. to 2:45 p.m., Wednesday, September 23, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Thursday, September 24, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., in Singapore Standard Time (SST). To accommodate our global MRO community, sessions will be available on demand and networking and “matchmaking” opportunities and appointments are available 24-7 in any time zone that is convenient for the participants. See here to register.

WHY: MRO Asia-Pacific will bring together the most influential members of the aviation MRO industry to discuss the challenges and changes that have impacted the

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How Top Travel Destinations Have Been Impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic

Noble Horvath

It’s clear by now that the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has dealt a devastating blow to international travel, but research from travel insurance comparison site Squaremouth sheds new light on just how hard the impact has been.

a castle like building in a city: Aerial panoramic cityscape view of Paris, France with the Eiffel tower on a fall day (encrier / iStock / Getty Images Plus)

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Aerial panoramic cityscape view of Paris, France with the Eiffel tower on a fall day (encrier / iStock / Getty Images Plus)

Analyzing travel insurance policies purchased through Squaremouth over the past year (September 12, 2019 – September 11, 2020) for all future travel and comparing the six months prior to the pandemic (September 12, 2019 – March 11, 2020) to the six months since it was declared (March 12, 2020 – September 11, 2020), the site found that international trips account for only 47 percent of all insured travel over the last six months compared to 86 percent before the start of the pandemic.


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Pompeo tours Middle East as more details of UAE-Israel peace deal emerge

Noble Horvath

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo arrived in Sudan on Tuesday for the second leg of a multi-country tour of the Middle East and Africa, as the Trump administration intensifies efforts in the region to promote ties with Israel.

The trip comes after Israel and the UAE announced an agreement earlier this month to open diplomatic relations.


“I am hopeful that we will see other Arab nations join in this,” Pompeo said while in Israel.

On Tuesday, Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz had his first official talk with his UAE counterpart. The two discussed security cooperation between their countries and other regional issues. This, after Pompeo met Monday with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu in Jerusalem and in a statement afterward slammed others for not supporting more pressure on Iranian leadership in Tehran.

Whether the trip can yield dividends with other nations remains

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CTI Clinical Trial and Consulting Services Announces Acquisition of Middle East/Northern African Based Clinart – Press Release

Noble Horvath

COVINGTON, Ky.–(Business Wire)–CTI Clinical Trial and Consulting Services (CTI), a global, privately held, full-service contract research organization (CRO) announces the acquisition of Clinart, a full-service CRO with nearly 20 years of experience and strong local expertise in the Middle East and Northern Africa (MENA) region.

Clinart provides an extensive array of services, from early to late-stage research as well as product support in accordance with global and regional requirements. Additionally, the Clinart footprint augments CTI’s current reach in the MENA region, with associates in Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Jordan, Oman, and United Arab Emirates, enabling CTI to better serve our customers and their global programs.

Alaa Assem, MD, former CEO of Clinart, is now Managing Director, MENA and will be integral to the success of the integration and the growth of CTI in the MENA region in the near and distant future.

“We are excited to have

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Asia-Pacific Cosmetics Market Growing at 4.02% CAGR to Reach $126.8 Billion by 2020

Noble Horvath

Pune, Maharashtra, India, September 17 2020 (Wiredrelease) Allied Analytics : Asia-Pacific Cosmetics Market is expected to garner$126.8 billionby 2020, registering a CAGR of4.02%during the forecast period, 2015-2020. The region is the second largest market for cosmetics after Europe. It is one of the most diverse and dynamic markets in the cosmetics industry across the world. Skin care, sun care, hair care, color cosmetics, deodorants, and fragrances are some of the popular categories of cosmetics used in the region.

.Japan is the highest revenue generating region in the Asia Pacific cosmetics market, and accounts for the second largest market in the global cosmetics industry. Japan held 2/7th share of cosmetics market in 2014, across Asia Pacific region. An increase in the adoption of cosmetic products among men is observed to be a rising trend in countries such as China, India and Japan. Presently, supermarkets and departmental stores are the preferred sales

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fairtrade Launches Virtual Agrofood & Plastprintpack Africa 2020

Noble Horvath

fairtrade, the Germany based organiser behind the leading agrofood & plastprintpack trade shows in Algeria, Ethiopia, Ghana, Iran, Iraq, Ivory Coast, Kenya and Nigeria launch a new event called Virtual agrofood & plastprintpack Africa, taking place 19 to 22 October 2020.

The four-day digital event is to provide a platform for valuable business contacts between leading global manufacturers and top buyers from the African agrofood & plastprintpack industry. It offers an AI-backed matchmaking platform. Every exhibitor has his profile and logo and the picture of his stand rep as part of his virtual booth from which he can show corporate videos, showcase his products, talk to his visitors via instant video calls, live stream product demos and much more. For visitors, the event is free to attend.

In addition to the B2B meetings, the event offers conferences with inspiring speakers and relevant content, webinars, workshops, roundtables, live demos, panel sessions

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How Top Travel Destinations Were Impacted By the Coronavirus Pandemic

Noble Horvath

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Six months ago, the World Health Organization declared the coronavirus outbreak a global pandemic, impacting travel worldwide.

Data from travel insurance comparison site, Squaremouth, reveals how travel to top tourist destinations has been affected since COVID-19 was declared a pandemic.

Drastic Decrease in Travel to International Destinations

Prior to COVID-19, international trips made up 86% of all insured travel, but in the six months following the pandemic declaration, international trips account for only 47% of insured travel.


Top 10 Destinations

6 Months Prior to Pandemic Declaration

% Change in Number of Travelers

Post-Pandemic Declaration















The Bahamas




Costa Rica


Accessible Destinations Replace Europe For American Travelers

European countries accounted for half of the top ten international destinations for American travelers prior to COVID-19.

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Hyundai to roll out brand new Creta model this year in the Middle East and Africa markets

Noble Horvath

Dubai: Hyundai Motor Company has today revealed plans to launch its all-new CRETA model in the GCC region with the SUV going on sale in September.

To be available in select markets across Middle East and Africa, the new-look and more powerful CRETA has undergone significant upgrades that will make journeys even smoother and safer than before as well as help consumers stay one step ahead on the road.

Going beyond a mere facelift, the second-generation CRETA will be longer and wider than its first predecessor with a modern and masculine look. Embodied with the ‘Sensuous Sportiness’ a new era of design for Hyundai, the popular car will also boast a number of new advanced features that can be seen from all sides of the car as well as the interior.

Bang Sun Jeong, Vice President, Head of Middle East & Africa Operation at Hyundai, said: “With the countdown now

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Asia-Pacific Oral Care Market 2020 with Top Countries Data Asia-Pacific oral care market is forecasted to reach USD 31.5 billion by 2024

Noble Horvath

The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content.

Sep 18, 2020 (The Expresswire) —
Global Asia-Pacific Oral Care Market 2020 :- report presents the market competition landscape and a corresponding detailed analysis of the major vendor/manufacturers, Production, Revenue, Supply, Consumption, Export, Import, Industrial Chain, Sourcing Strategy and Downstream Buyers and Asia-Pacific Oral Care Market Growth Factors Analysis in the market. To strategically profile the key players and systematically analyse their growth strategies and Asia-Pacific Oral Care Market Share in global regions.

Asia-Pacific Oral Care Description :-

Asia-Pacific Oral Care Market Overview
Asia-Pacific oral care market is forecasted to reach USD 31.5 billion by 2024 growing at a CAGR of 8.05% during the forecast period (2019 – 2024).
– Increased consumer demand for special oral care products meeting targeted solution among Asians has fueled the market demand. Rising disposable income and growing concern for dental care

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You could be allowed to travel throughout Australia and NZ by Christmas

Noble Horvath

Border restrictions have kept many Australians from travelling between states for months. But those could be easing soon, with free travel between seven of Australia’s eight states and territories on the cards by the end of the year.

Following a national cabinet meeting on September 4, prime minister Scott Morrison announced that every state and territory except Western Australia had committed to following a nationally agreed “hotspot model” for tackling the spread of the virus, so borders could reopen by December. Under the new system, state borders would remain open, while smaller areas could be isolated if an outbreak occurred and a high risk of further community spread was of concern.

Morrison also said that he wanted New Zealand to be included in this hotspot model, so that a trans-Tasman travel bubble could be established before Christmas, allowing international travel to resume for the first time since March. NSW premier

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