Monthly Archives: September 2015

PublicisLive to produce the Next Einstein Forum – Global Gatherings for The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences

The African Institute for Mathematical Sciences entrusts PublicisLive with the production of the Next Einstein Forum – Global Gatherings

GENEVA, Sept. 29, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — PublicisLive, the Geneva-based events division of Publicis Groupe, has signed a long-term contract with …

Public Interest Registry Appoints Dorcas Muthoni to Enset’s Board of Directors

Internet Hall of Fame Inductee to Serve Two-Year Term

RESTON, Virginia, Sept. 30, 2015 / PRNewswire — Public Interest Registry — the not-for-profit manager of .org, .ngo and .ong — today announced the appointment of Dorcas Muthoni to the board …

Cairo University Bans Niqab-Wearing Faculty From Teaching (allAfrica.com)

Cairo University, Egypt’s oldest higher education institution, issued a ban that would bar lecturers or teaching assistants wearing the niqab (full face veil) from teaching, the university announced. The niqab is viewed by ultra-conservative Muslims as a sign of modesty. …

Statement By H.e. President of the Arab Republic of Egypt Abdel Fattah El Sisi At the 70th Session of the United Nations General Assembly [document] (allAfrica.com)

Statement by H.E. President of the Arab Republic of Egypt Abdel Fattah El Sisi at the 70th session of the United Nations General Assembly September 28, 2015 In the Name of Allah the Most Merciful and Compassionate Mr. President, In …

Egypt Moves Up Three Places in WEF Global Competitiveness Report (allAfrica.com)

Egypt ranked 116, up from 119 last year, in the World Economic Forum’s annual Global Competitiveness Report, the first improvement since the 2011 uprisings swept across the Arab World. The 2015-2016 Report assesses the competitiveness of 140 countries, based on …