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Corporate Social Responsibility Weekly Recap (January 29, 2014 – February 5, 2014)
The following releases focus on Corporate Social Responsibility and moved during the week of January 29, 2014 – February 5, 2014. Business Wire India

Amul Wins All India Management Association's AIMA High performance Brand award 2013
All India Management Association (AIMA), the national apex body of management profession in the country is committed to enhancing the competence of management profession through its multifaceted activities. Every year, to recognize excellence in Management, Entrepreneurship and Leadership, AIMA confers Awards on distinguished professional and organizations who have made outstanding contribution Business Wire India

Monster Worldwide Reports Fourth Quarter 2013 Results
Monster Worldwide, Inc. (NYSE:MWW) today reported financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2013. Business Wire India

CA Technologies Named a Leader in Service Virtualization and Testing by Independent Research Firm
CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) today announced it was named a “Leader” in “The Forrester Wave™: Service Virtualization and Testing Solutions, Q1 2014 Business Wire India

The Philippines Says “Thank You” to the World
On 8 February 2014 at 4:40am Manila time, exactly three months after Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines, the country will launch a global campaign expressing its gratitude to the world, having received an outpouring of support following the devastating effects of the typhoon. Business Wire India

Ecommerce Entrepreneur Launches New Website
Parvati Singh is proud to present her new website CouponCode (, sister website to the already popular This new website has been in the works for almost 6 months with the team putting together a portal that has been finely tuned to the needs of the consumer Business Wire India

ACE Makes New Appointments for Its Property & Casualty Business in Asia Pacific
ACE Group announced today new appointments for its Property & Casualty business in the Asia Pacific region: Business Wire India

Panasonic Signs Official Worldwide Olympic Partnership Agreement
Panasonic Corporation (TOKYO:6752) today announced it has signed an agreement with the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to renew its Official Worldwide Olympic Partnership agreement for a further eight years through to the 2024 Olympic Games Business Wire India

Chambakkulam Chundan Arrives at UST Global’s New Campus in Thiruvananthapuram
Chambakkulam Chundan, the prestigious snake boat that has won several snake boat races, including the Nehru Trophy boat races of 1989, 1990, 1991, 1994, 1995, 1996,1998 and 2009, has arrived at UST Global’s brand new campus in Thiruvananthapuram Business Wire India

The All-new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo Launched in India
The all-new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo was launched in India today at the Auto Expo 2014.   Locally produced at the BMW Plant Chennai, the all-new BMW 3 Series Gran Turismo will be available at BMW dealerships across the country from March 2014.   Mr Business Wire India

‘Save & Empower the Girl Child’ with Lilavati Hospital
Doctors of Lilavati Hospital and Research Centre (LHRC), in their endeavour towards the upliftment of the girl child, takes another step forward, in their initiative ‘Save & Empower the Girl Child’ on February 5, at Taj Lands End, Bandra (W) from 7 pm onwards Business Wire India

Tuffwareindia Launches New Website
Tuffware - Kitchen’s Pride, an India based kitchenware company, has recently launched a new ecommerce website to support the growth of its retail business. Tuffware is inviting visitors to explore its new website Business Wire India

The Coca-Cola Company and Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. Enter into Long-Term Global Strategic Partnership
The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) and Green Mountain Coffee Roasters, Inc. (GMCR) (NASDAQ: GMCR) announced today that the companies have signed a 10-year agreement to collaborate on the development and introduction of The Coca-Cola Company’s global brand portfolio for use in GMCR’s forthcoming Keurig Cold™ at-home beverage system Business Wire India

UST Global Associates with the NASSCOM India Leadership Forum 2014 in Mumbai as Silver Sponsor
UST Global, an information technology solutions and services company for Global 1000 enterprises, today announced that it will be participating as a Silver Sponsor at the three-day NASSCOM India Leadership Forum 2014 (NILF 2014) in Mumbai between the 12th -14th of February at the Grand Hyatt Business Wire India

Report: Organizational Success Demands Successful Strategy Implementation, Increased Focus on People, Process and Outcomes
According to PMI’s 2014 Pulse of the Profession: The High Cost of Low Performance, the latest research from the Project Management Institute (PMI), organizational leaders are changing their approach to strategy Business Wire India

Halifax-backed Envision Pharma expands into Asia-Pacific via ProScribe Acquisition
Envision Pharma Group, a global technology and scientific communication company, has announced that it has acquired Queensland, Australia-based ProScribe, a medical writing company. The acquisition will be Envision’s first in the Asia-Pacific region. Terms of the transaction were not disclosed Business Wire India

New Paper Indicates a Potential Fifty-Percent Reduction in Cardiac Events for Prostate Cancer Patients with Pre-Existing Cardiovascular Disease When Treated With FIRMAGON® (degarelix) Compared To LHRH Agonists
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Japan’s ITOCHU Techno-Solutions Corporation (CTC) Selects MarkLogic® Enterprise NoSQL Database Platform to Expand Big Data Services
MarkLogic Corporation, the leading Enterprise NoSQL database platform company, has announced the expansion of its global partner network with the addition of ITOCHU Techno-Solutions Corporation (CTC), a company providing comprehensive support for the IT lifecycle Business Wire India

Cyan Wins Deal with South Korean Jeollanam-Do Provincial Government
Cyan (NYSE:CYNI), a leading provider of software-defined networking (SDN) and packet-optical solutions for network operators, has announced that its Blue Planet SDN Platform and Z-Series packet-optical hardware have been selected by the Jeollanam-Do province in South Korea Business Wire India

Countdown Begins to World Rummy Tournament 2014
As the countdown to the 2013 World Rummy Tournament starts to be measured in days and weeks instead of months, rummy players around the globe are preparing to board the Star Cruise Libra for some exciting round of rummy Business Wire India

Apollo Hospitals Crosses the 2 Million Mark on Facebook
Apollo Hospitals, the pioneer of integrated healthcare delivery in India has crossed 2 million likes on Facebook.   Apollo Hospitals are now the global leaders on Facebook among healthcare providers. This was achieved over a period of 2 years through major path-breaking initiatives like 'Emergency 24x7 Mobile App' and ‘Blood Connections’ to name a few Business Wire India

Tata BSS Opens its 8th Rural Delivery Centre in Chhindwara, MP
Tata Business Support Services (TBSS) inaugurated its 8th rural centre and 19th centre in India in Ambara, 30 kms from Chhindwara. The centre commenced operations from the temporary site, which would be used for training subsequently. The Honourable Minister for Parliamentary affairs Shri Kamal Nath inaugurated the centre in the presence of Mr Business Wire India

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