These countries could be the world’s new education superstars, outstripping the BRICS nations

BE2C2 Report — Seven countries are surprise risers in the global university rankings as they build a big, strong, respected higher-education system making the economy grow, a study shows. The two emerging economies – India and China, which are expected to become Read more ›

Sarah Al Suhaimi to Become the First Woman to Head Saudi Stock Exchange ‘Tadawul’

BE2C2 Report — NCB Capital Co. Chief Executive Officer Sarah Al Suhaimi will become the first woman to chair Saudi Arabia’s stock exchange, the largest bourse in the Middle East with a market capitalization in excess of 2 trillion Saudi Read more ›

Canada’s Start-Up Visa Program Will Process 2750 Applications a Year, for 5 Years

(BE2C2 Report) — Launched in 2015, Canada’s Start-Up Visa program is the first of its kind in the world, linking immigrant entrepreneurs with experienced private sector local organizations that have expertise in working with start-ups. The United States launched a Read more ›

Famous Indian Spiritual guru asked to leave housing society in Mumbai

MUMBAI — Constantly harassed and troubled by the constant presence of spiritual guru Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh Z-plus security in plush Juhu housing society, he has called home for the past few days, and the multiple checks the residents have Read more ›

200,000 evacuated as California’s massive earthen dam in Oroville threatens catastrophic floods

BE2C2/MAMOSA Report — More than a decade ago, officials rejected concerns that the massive earthen spillway at Oroville Dam in California could erode during heavy winter rains. It is now at risk of collapse, the Mercury News and USA Today Read more ›

The winners of the World Press Photo awards have been named

FEB 13, 2017 (Mamosa Report) — An image of a gun-wielding off-duty Turkish policeman standing over the body of Russia’s ambassador, whom he had just fatally shot, has won the 2017 World Press Photo competition. Mevlut Mert Altintas shouts after Read more ›

Saudi adventurer discovers world’s highest sand dune in Oman

FEB 12, 2017 — A Saudi adventurer says he has found the world’s highest sand dune in Oman at a height of 455 meters above sea level. Dr. Eid Al Yahya, an anthropological researcher and a TV presenter, who was Read more ›

Solar power becomes India’s ‘cheapest new source’ of electricity

Irshad Salim (BE2C2 Report); FEB 10, 2017 — After 2 days of intense bidding at a 750MW solar power auction in India, 2 local companies Mahindra Renewables, Acme Solar and a global firm Solenergi Power have emerged triumphant, with the Read more ›