Homes for disabled hit hard by COVID, faced past violations

Neil Sullivan was angry, frustrated and crushed with guilt. His brother Joe had been rushed by ambulance from his home for the developmentally disabled to the emergency room with a possible case of th...

Collective Change Institute Launches the Complete Coach Development Program, an ICF Accredited Coach Training Program

Accredited Coach Training Program (“ACTP”) provides aspiring coaches with a streamlined pathway for professional certification by the International Coach Federation SINGAPORE - Media OutReach - 10 Ju...

Athlete wins doping case citing bodily fluids from boyfriend

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — A world champion canoeist won a doping case Monday after persuading a tribunal that her positive test was caused by bodily fluid contamination from her boyfriend. ...

Taiwan's Matsu Islands recognized as one of world's top 'Smart Communities'

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan’s Lienchiang County (連江縣), better known internationally as the Matsu (馬祖) Islands, has joined the ranks of the top “smart cities” according to the...

Taiwan's Taoyuan City wins Intelligent Community of the Year

Taoyuan, northern Taiwan, was named June 13 the Intelligent Community of the Year by New York-headquartered think tank IC Forum, spotlighting the metropolis’s advanced application of information...

Grounding of Boeing plane hovers over big air show in Paris

Uncertainty over a Boeing jet and apprehension about the global economy hover over the aircraft industry as it prepares for next week's Paris Air Show. That show and its alternating-...

Former canoe world champion from Russia banned for 4 years

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The International Canoe Federation says former world champion Oleg Zhestkov of Russia has been banned for four years for doping. The ICF...

2 Chinese canoeists get 2-year bans for doping

LAUSANNE, Switzerland (AP) — The International Canoe Federation says two Chinese paddlers have been banned for two years for doping. The ICF says Shengfang Tian and Huan Men both tes...

Fire on the water: Dragon boat racing looks to make its mark

GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Their paddles slice through the water in perfect rhythm, all 20 of them, guided by a mesmerizing drumbeat and a legendary creature soaring from the bow of their vessel. ...

Espoo, la ville la plus durable d’Europe, est également maintenant la communauté la plus intelligente au monde

ESPOO, Finlande--(BUSINESS WIRE)--juin 7, 2018--Espoo, deuxième plus grande ville de Finlande, lauréate des prix internationaux Intelligent Community Awards 2018. Le thème du concours était : « Humani...

Die nachhaltigste Stadt Europas - Espoo - ist jetzt auch die intelligenteste Gemeinschaft der Welt

ESPOO, Finnland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 7, 2018--Espoo, die zweitgrößte Stadt Finnlands, hat die internationalen Intelligent Community Awards 2018 gewonnen. Das Thema des Wettbewerbs lautete „Humanisier...

The Most Sustainable City in Europe - Espoo - is Now Also the Most Intelligent Community in the World

ESPOO, Finland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 6, 2018--The second-largest city in Finland, Espoo has won the international Intelligent Community Awards 2018. The theme of the contest was ‘humanizing data’. Thi...

Four cities from Taiwan make it to the top-21 list of smart cities in the world

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- On Friday, New York-based Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) listed four regions from Taiwan namely Chiayi City, Kinmen County, Tainan City and Taoyuan City as part of the world...

Agriculture Industry Comes Together to Address Climate Change

ST. LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 1, 2016--Addressing climate change– and more specifically, decreasing greenhouse gas emissions from agriculture– can only be achieved through collective effort. To high...

Five Taiwan cities and counties named among 2017 Smart21 Communities

Four cities and one county in Taiwan - Chiayi, Keelung, Tainan, Taoyuan Cities as well as Yilan County were named among the “Smart21 Communities” of 2017 by the Intelligent Community Forum...