Tehran lining up 100bn of energy deals, says MEED

Investment in oil, gas and petrochemicals projects will be priority for post-sanctions Iran     Dubai, United Arab Emirates; 11 September 2015 – Tehran is lining up $100bn worth of energy deals it wants to sign in the aftermath international sanctions being lifted, according to a new report by Middle East business intelligence service MEED.   The lifting of sanctions on Iran is one of the most significant changes to the regional business landscape ever seen in the region and it offers huge opportunities for Iranian and international businesses.   The recently released Opportunity Iran 2015 report says that large-scale investment in oil, gas and petrochemicals projects will be Iran’s top priority once international economic sanctions are lifted.   Iran has the fourth-biggest oil reserves and the largest gas reserves in the world, but years of isolation from the global market has left its hydrocarbons sector in dire need of modernisation.   Investment in Iranian projects is expected to surge once the removal of international sanctions opens the major Middle East economy for business.   The country’s petrochemicals sector – already the region’s second largest – is set to benefit from a wealth of cheap feedstock as Iran starts up[…]






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BRC to Present Social Model of Recovery from Philosophy to Practice Workshop at 28th Annual Cape Code Symposium on Addictive Disorders

On Friday, September 11, 2015, Marsha Stone, Chief Executive Officer at BRC Recovery (BRC), and Jason Howell, President of National Alliance for Recovery Residences (NARR) will team up to present Social Model of Recovery from Philosophy to Practice Workshop at the 28th Annual Cape Code Symposium on Addictive Disorders (CCSAD) in Hyannis, MA. The Social Model of Recovery is the foundation of all forms of recovery residences and is the precursor of addiction treatment. The Social Model of Recovery from Philosophy to Practice Workshop will provide attendees with greater knowledge and understanding of the six (6) domains of Social Model Recovery Philosophy Scale, and will include real world examples of how the social model is put into practice. The CCSAD Conference is dedicated to continuing education and networking in the field of addictions. CCSAD draws hundreds of regional, national, and international participants, lecturers and faculty. CCSAD combines workshops and seminars on timely industry topics with an unmatched showcase of the industry’s products and services. BRC is a proud Gold Sponsoring Partner of C4 Recovery Solutions and the 2015 CCSAD Conference. About Marsha Stone: Marsha Stone is the Chief Executive Officer for BRC Recovery, directing and overseeing all programs -Men’s, Women’s, and Segue. She is[…]






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ASIAN REAL ESTATE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA TO HOST GALA LAUNCH EVENT IN TAMPA, FLORIDA ON OCTOBER 8, 2015

Event will highlight massive investment of Asian capital in Florida real estate, and promote homeownership among Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders in the region.   TAMPA, FL. (September 14, 2015) – The Central Florida Chapter of the Asian Real Estate Association of America (AREAA) formally announced today its Greater Tampa Launch Gala Event to be hosted on October 8, 2015 at the The Tampa Club in Tampa, Florida. Title sponsor Premier Sotheby’s International Realty welcomes special guests Adam Smith of America’s Next Top Model, 2015 Miss Vietnam Florida Nhatvy Thi Vo, AREAA National’s Incoming Chairwoman Vicky Silvano, Judy Green CEO Premier Sotheby’s International Realty, AREAA’s 2016 Vice Chair Angie Lee, and President of the AREAA Central Florida Chapter Chad Creech. “We are thrilled to host this launch Gala and we look forward to our growth in the Greater Tampa Bay area,” said Chad Creech. “This is a timely expansion for AREAA which will allow us to better educate area real estate professionals about Asian cultures and promote home ownership opportunities in the Asian community.” According to AREAA research, Chinese buyers alone spent $28.6 billion on US residential real estate between April 2014 and March 2015 with an average price of[…]






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For the first time in a feature-length film, Dream Racer shows the legendary Dakar Rally in its purest

Dream Racer has gained audiences from around the world and now it has been nominated at the NYC Film Festival.   A moving, exciting, and sometimes emotional film has been nominated at the NYC Film Festival. Dream Racer, which is available to purchase on DVD/Blu-Ray, takes the audience through a journey they will never forget. It follows the journey of Christophe Barriere-Varju who tackles a 16-day, 10,000 km motorcycle race and also tells the story of the movie’s producer, Simon Lee and what is was like to cover the race.   For the first time in a feature-length film, Dream Racer shows the legendary Dakar Rally in its purest form. No sponsors, no multi-million dollar team, not even a mechanic – just one rider, a motorbike, a film maker and the world’s most dangerous motor race. Described as far more than just a motorbike movie, Dream Racer is a call to arms for anyone who has ever dreamt of doing anything – a spine-tingling antidote to the fear of life passing you by unfulfilled.   After seven nominations and winning four awards, the internationally acclaimed Dream Racer film, which is available to watch via VOD (http://dreamracer.tv) has become a must[…]






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