Baby food shortage in Europe due to China demand Yong-Hee Kim still can't believe that in a prosperous country like Germany, powdered baby formula would ever be rationed and that she would have to scour shops in the German capital to find the right brand for her 13-month-old son. More
Former Citi CEO’s $185 million gift is UCSF’s largest ever - San Francisco Chronicle ... to sign up in 2010 for the Giving Pledge, a campaign led by Bill Gates and Warren ... given more than $1 billion to ... philanthropic haul ... 04/25/2016 - 12:58 pm | View Link
Institute for Journalism in New Media: Who's on your board? - Examiner.com ... questions prospective donors ... Is Schizer overlooking Bill Gates , whose private ... Warren Buffett’s giving pledge. ... before him - ... 04/24/2016 - 11:42 am | View Link
Wealthiest Donors Ever: From Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg to Bill Gates, Warren Buffett, Larry Ellison, more Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg's pledge ... stock worth $45 billion puts him at the forefront of a philanthropic class that has promised to donate most of their fortunes. The elite list includes three men – Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates, stock market ... 12/2/2015 - 4:36 am | View Link
Bill Gates, UK Take Lead in $7.5 Billion Pledge for Children's Vaccines International donors ... billion on Tuesday to immunise 300 million children in poor countries against deadly diseases such as diarrhoea and pneumonia. At a Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunisation (GAVI) conference in Berlin, Microsoft founder Bill ... 01/27/2015 - 11:00 am | View Link
Bill Gates dismisses criticism of high prices for vaccines Criticising the cost of vaccines could lead to pharmaceutical companies withdrawing research funding, warns Gates, as donors pledge $7.5bn for immunisations ... In an interview with the Guardian from a major international vaccine-funding conference in ... 01/27/2015 - 3:30 am | View Link
Bill gates pledges nearly R6 billion to world health fund Gates said Thursday his pledge ... potential donors. He said that “these are tough economic times, but that is no excuse for cutting aid to the world’s poorest.” A donor backlash over fund losses forced it to cancel more than $1 billion in new ... 01/25/2012 - 11:00 am | View Link
Bill Gates: $4 billion vaccine pledge historic LONDON – Donors promised to give a global vaccines body more than $4 billion to help it protect millions of children ... diarrhea and pneumonia as children in rich countries," said Bill Gates, co-chair of the Gates Foundation, in a statement. 06/14/2011 - 12:55 am | View Link
Bill Gates and Warren Buffett Organize Billionaire Giving ... At the urging of Bill Gates and Warren Buffett, forty of the world's richest families have promised to give at least half of their fortunes to philanthropy. 05/1/2016 - 9:43 pm | View Website
Annual Letter 2011 Aid for the poorest has already achieved a lot. For example, because of donors’ generosity, we are on the threshold of ending polio once and for all. 05/1/2016 - 3:02 pm | View Website
William Henry Gates III | Wealth-X William Gates is a Harvard dropout who started programming computers at the age of 13. Started Microsoft in 1975, along with his childhood friend, Paul Allen. 05/1/2016 - 1:12 am | View Website
Bill Gates William Henry "Bill" Gates III (born October 28, 1955) is an American business magnate and philanthropist. Gates is the former chief executive and current ... 05/1/2016 - 12:29 am | View Website
The Giving Pledge The Giving Pledge is a campaign to encourage the wealthy people of the world to contribute their wealth to philanthropic causes. 04/30/2016 - 3:32 pm | View Website
As vinyl records make a global comeback, a little-known Czech company is riding the market surge to establish itself as the world's biggest record manufacturer, with plans to expand in North America and Asia.
New York TimesScottish Nationalists Win Third Term in Parliamentary ElectionsNew York TimesThe Scottish National Party leader Nicola Sturgeon, center, in Glasgow early on Friday. Ms. Sturgeon claimed to have won a “historic third term as Scotland's government” after the vote on Thursday. Credit Robert Perry/European Pressphoto Agency. LONDON Scottish National Party Wins 'Historic' Third TermNBCNews.comScotland's independence party scores well but no majorityWashington PostUK 'Super Thursday' Elections: What Is Behind The Rise of Scottish Toryism?
The pro-independence Scottish National Party Friday secured another term in government with an historic third consecutive victory in Scotland's parliamentary elections but fell short of an outright majority.