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  • Aidil ready to intensify training for strong finish at World Junior C’ships 25 Sep 2018 00:47 The Malaysian Star CLUB shuttler Aidil Sholeh Ali Sadikin is grateful to be given another chance to make amends in the World Junior Championships. The Malaysia Games (Sukma) silver medallist is a surprise inclusion in the team for the world meet in Markham, Canada, from Nov …
  • World Benchmarking Alliance: Aviva teams up with UN to boost business SDG engagement 25 Sep 2018 00:43 Business Green New World Benchmarking Alliance will develop free benchmarks to rank companies' performance against Sustainable Development Goals Insurance giant Aviva has teamed up with the Index Initiative and the United Nations Foundation to launch a new programme …
  • Walt Disney World introduces new pricing system 25 Sep 2018 00:43 www.wcpo.com In hopes of spreading out attendance throughout the year, Walt Disney World Resorts announced on Monday a new pricing plan, which means admission into Walt Disney World could be more expensive based on the day and time of year.  Starting Oct. 16, a ticket …
  • Camping World Stadiums Asks For $60 Million Tourism Tax Dollars For Upgrades 25 Sep 2018 00:41 WMFE Camping World Stadium. Photo by Kitch Camping World Stadium leaders are asking for an additional $60 million dollars from Orange County’s Tourism Development Tax fund to help finish off an upgrade and continue attracting events like the NFL Pro Bowl, WWE’ …
  • Adding 'The World in a Grain' to Our Microhistory Bookshelf 25 Sep 2018 00:34 Inside Higher Ed The World in a Grain: The Story of Sand and How It Transformed Civilization by Vince Beiser Published in August of 2018. The other day I ran into a colleague crossing the Green. She asked me, as everyone asks me, what book I'm listening to. I told her …