Forbes – Higher Confidence Is Not The Key To Women’s Career Advancement

Julia Wuench | Contributor, ForbesWomen A new study published in the Australian Journal of Labour Economics shows that, contrary to common advice given to women, increased confidence does not increase women’s success at work. The study found that “while promotion rates do not differ significantly between men and women [in the group studied], the characteristics associated with job […]

RWE expands its renewables business to Taiwan

World’s number 2 in offshore wind is taking part in Taiwan’s largest energy trade fair RWE and Asia Cement Corporation prepare 448MW Chu Feng offshore wind project for next grid allocation round in Taiwan  Essen / Taipei, 14 October 2020 RWE is taking part in Taiwan’s largest annual energy trade fair and conference. This underlines […]

Women in Business- 2 Scientists Awarded Nobel Prize In Chemistry For Genome Editing Research

Jennifer A. Doudna Emmanuelle Charpentier The Nobel Prize in chemistry was awarded this year to Emmanuelle Charpentier and Jennifer Doudna for their work on “genetic scissors” that can cut DNA at a precise location, allowing scientists to make specific changes to specific genes. “This technology has had a revolutionary impact on the life sciences, is contributing to new cancer […]

CWind Taiwan Team Up With Hytor On Temporary Power In Taiwan

Taipei, 10th August 2020. CWind Taiwan, a joint venture between European firm CWind and Taiwanese IOVTEC, has announced a strategic alliance with HYTOR to bring temporary power solutions to the Taiwanese offshore wind farm market. Working in collaboration with HYTOR Tools Solutions, a preferred supplier of offshore generators for the wind turbine industry over several decades, […]

UK broke renewable energy generation record in 2019, latest BEIS figures show

The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has published its latest annual energy statistics, revealing that a record 37.1% of the electricity generated in the UK in 2019 was renewable. Published today (30 July), the Digest of UK Energy Statistics (DUKES) serves as the Government’s energy “bible”, documenting figures on energy production, consumption, […]

Diageo campaigns celebrated at the Marketing Society Brave Awards 2020

Our responsible drinking campaign ‘Guinness Clear’ received the Grand Prix, the highest honour for brands of the awards We were delighted to receive four awards and two highly commended accolades at the prestigious 2020 Marketing Society Brave Awards:  Guinness  Guinness Clear was the winner of the ‘Brand Communication’ category, also taking home the Grand Prix. Launched in 2019, Guinness […]

HSBC wins sustainable finance recognition

SBC’s expertise in sustainable finance has been underlined as it took home three major prizes at Euromoney’s annual regional awards. It was named Best Bank for Sustainable Finance for the Asia, Middle East and Western Europe regions in the prestigious awards organised by the global business and finance publication. Daniel Klier, HSBC’s Global Head of Sustainable Finance, […]