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13 May 2013

Firms Brace for New European Data Privacy Law

Author: Kevin J. O'Brien, New York Times

The effort in Europe to adopt the world’s strongest data protection law has drawn the attention of dozens of lobbyists from U.S. technology and advertising companies...Facebook, Apple, Google, Amazon and I.B.M., individually and through industry...

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14 March 2011

Japan earthquake & tsunami - company contributions to humanitarian aid

Author: Business and Human Rights Resource Centre

These are examples of significant company contributions through 16 Mar; not a comprehensive list. [refers to: Abbot, Abbott and Abbott, Aflac, American Airlines, American Eagle, American Express, Amgen, AMR, Amway, Apple, AT&T, Bank of America,...

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25 January 2010

Haiti earthquake - company contributions to humanitarian aid, Jan 2010

Author: compiled by Business & Human Rights Resource Centre

Following the massive earthquake that struck Haiti on 12 January 2010, companies announced the following contributions to humanitarian relief: [refers to donations by over 300 companies]

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14 January 2010

Haiti: US companies including Coca Cola, Wal-Mart, Procter & Gamble, UPS, General Motors pledge humanitarian aid to earthquake victims

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13 January 2010

US Companies Rush to Haiti's Aid Following Quake

Author: CNBC, Reuters & AP

Several major U.S. companies came to Haiti's aid on Wednesday, announcing plans to donate money and supplies following Tuesday's devastating…earthquake…Coca-Cola said it pledged a grant of $1 million to the American Red Cross, and it will also provide...

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27 January 2009

Corporate aid for hearing and speech impaired kids - Amway launches project [India]

Author: The Telegraph [India]

Amway Opportunity Foundation unveiled “Project Sunrise”, a global welfare initiative for the less privileged child...Amway Opportunity Foundation, the corporate social responsibility arm of Amway India [part of Alticor]... will partner Kshitish Muk...

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16 May 2008

List of Selected USCBC Member Company Relief Contributions

Author: United States China Business Council

The US-China Business Council (USCBC) has encouraged American companies to continue to support relief efforts under way in China in response to the devastating earthquake that hit Sichuan Province on May 12...The following is a sample list of initial...

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11 May 2008
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Author: Xinhuanet

Siemens, Motorola, Amway [filiale d'Alticor] et 13 autres sociétés internationales ont fait don de 1,05 million de yuans (149 990 dollars)...pour financer la plantation d'arbres à Beijing, a annoncé le ministère du Commerce...Selon Ma Xiuhong, vice...

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27 April 2005

Social efforts of multinationals in China

Author: China Daily

Faced with the question "what do you want to be when you grow up?" Hu Xiaohong, a 13-year-old rural schoolgirl offered several answers, ranging from scientist and teacher to artist. "But if all the above cannot be realized, I want to work for P&G...

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10 November 2003

Multinationals rush to China for profit and philanthropy

Author: Asia Pulse

Companies, with branches or factories in China, are collaborating with local civil societies, mostly non-profit ones, to be involved in poverty relief and environmental protection, and to offer education and health care [refers to Amway (part of...

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