A new category, Emerging Entrepreneur Of The Year, was added to the awards of the Middle East Entrepreneur of the Year 2008 by Ernst & Young. It was won by Sheikha Nadia Al-Dossary, CEO & Partner of Al Sale Eastern Company in Saudi Arabia. The award was offered at a glittering awards ceremony held below the Royal Patronage of His Majesty King Abdullah II Ibn Al Hussein, and attended by HRH Prince Ali Ibn Al Hussein, on the King Hussain Bin Talal Convention Center on the Dead Sea, Jordan.
There has been a degree of bewilderment, scepticism and even derision from seasoned journalists. New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd (2009) described it as a toy for bored celebrities and excessive-faculty women”. There has additionally been discussion on whether or not the breadth and depth of stories reporting would endure as extra reporters signal as much as Twitter (Wasserman, 2009).
Since the release of the listing, several Internet sources have alleged that a number of other names on the checklist (that aren’t indicated right here as being Jewish) are Jewish; nevertheless, AFP’s analysis does not indicate that that is so. The bottom line is that the preponderance of the names are indisputably Jewish, whether the disputed names are or usually are not.
Journalism is, by necessity, the artwork of selection, of deciding what issues and methods to current that to audiences. While the Internet and the emergence of citizen journalism” and social media have made it easier to connect and talk inside our global village, leading some to argue that journalism’s function as a gatekeeper” will not be necessary, there’s a case to be made that the barrage of accessible data makes the editor’s job of choice extra very important.
Most just lately, the Malaria No More introduced its Power of One Campaign with the cellular payments firm Venmo to permit people all over the world to make charitable giving extra accessible. This service has allowed anybody with a smartphone machine to easily donate $1 to deal with one individual with Malaria. Thanks to the technological developments in funding and communication, Malaria, a illness affecting nearly three.5 billion folks, has the chance to be the first disease crushed fully by cellular.