Changes in regional economic environment,
progress of science & technology, and
socio-political changes will all cause the
local feature under the perspective of
Marketing Places to be affected. A place is a modern country, a geographical & political
space in physical terms.
The shifting market trends posed a significant challenge to De Beers’ preeminent position. Throughout the
1990s, the company’s inventories increased while its sales remained flat.
To address this issue De Beers chose a transformational strategy: instead of maintaining its long-standing
role as steward of the entire industry, it would become a leader in driving consumer demand.
One of the key elements of that transformation was a program called Supplier of Choice. Launched in 2003,
the program aimed to shift some of the responsibility for marketing to other players in the industry.
The workplace has been recognized internationally as an appropriate
setting for health promotion. The importance of workplace health
promotion was addressed in 1950 and later updated in 1995 in a joint
International Labour Organization/World Health Organization session on
occupational health (5).
This article will discuss the interweaving of that erotic pleasure in film, its meaning,
and in particular the central place of the image of woman. It is said that analysing
pleasure, or beauty, destroys it. That is the intention of this article. The satisfaction
and reinforcement of the ego that represent the high point of film history hitherto
must be attacked. Not in favour of a reconstructed new pleasure, which cannot exist
in the abstract, nor of intellectualised unpleasure, but to make way for a total
negation of the ease and plenitude of the narrative fiction film.
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The European Union has been at the forefront of
research on the environment and health for many
years. Through successive European Research
Framework Programmes and national science
programmes, we have greatly increased our
understanding of the complex links between
environmental risk factors and their effects on the
health of citizens, various vulnerable sections of
society and the population as a whole.
This accumulated scientific knowledge has helped
shape national and EU policy initiatives designed to
protect our environment and promote human health
throughout the continent.
Some sites are presented as virtual cities where digital individuals live their lives parallel to the
‘real ones’, some promote the images of real cities being an increasingly important place
marketing tool. Especially the most iconic global tourist cities provide images that aim to give to
these material places new meaning in the virtual space. Apart from being part of the virtual realm,
webcams can, indeed, create ‘real interest on a real place’ adding to them “a whole new stratum
of cultural space” (Campanella, 2004: 59).
The majority of the long-term capital market funding has traditionally been senior
unsecured bonds, followed by secured debt paper such as Pfandbriefe or asset-
backed securities. There are regional differences between secured debt
instruments: Pfandbriefe have enjoyed relatively high popularity for decades
already, especially in Germany. In Anglo-American countries secured capital
market funding has mainly taken the form of securitisations and asset-backed
money market paper.
Many convention bureaux run conference “ambassador” programmes where they actively
identify and recruit local academics and scientists who have connections to international
organisations. The cities encourage their “ambassadors” to submit bids to host events in
their field in their home city and ask these ambassadors to promote the destination on their
behalf when attending events abroad
For the larger congresses a Professional Conference Organiser (PCO) is often employed to
take on the administration behind the event.
We believe this is set to change, heralded by an acceleration of shipments in 2012. Products have
been subject to comprehensive demonstration and validation, which is starting to bear fruit. The
value proposition offered by fuel cells in this application has been enhanced by declining costs of
production, along with on-going improvements to the technology and to fuel supply and distribution.
All of this is now opening the way to widespread adoption and proﬁ tability for the companies active
in this market.
Reality TV is only one of the ways in which the visual images of surveillance cameras are
circulated. It is institutional and often commercial, so usually individuals do not have an active
role in producing it – except when it comes to some programs presenting ‘the funniest home
videos’. Webcams are of a different order. Also many of them are institutional and commercial,
but there is a huge amount of webcams installed by individuals, for other individuals, without any
In addition, more and more Parties are increasing their controls on the trade in medicines, thus
improving the regulation of legal trade and more effectively combating illegal trade. This manual
has proven to be an excellent tool judging from the fact that many additional copies of it were
requested from the Secretariat.
At CoP12, the Secretariat entered into an agreement to produce a second edition before CoP13,
and I am pleased that this difficult work has been completed by the two original authors with
contributions from various other organizations and individuals.
The Integrated Project “standard and Interoperable satellite solution to deploy health care
services over WideAREa” (HEALTHWARE), which is co-financed by the European
Commission and coordinated by Thales Alenia Space (France) validates and promotes the
usage of a light and cost effective satellite technology (DVB_RCS-combining the DVB-S
norm for TV broadcast with an efficient return link) in geographic areas lacking sufficient
terrestrial telecommunication capacities for running interactive applications based on
videoconferencing, like collaborative staff meeting, teleexp...
Brand identityis a combination of factors: Name, logo, symbols, design, packaging, product or service performance, and image or associations in the consumer’s mind. equity.IMCplays a major role in the process of developing and sustaining brand identity and equity.
Velocity encoded phase-contrast magnetic resonance imaging (VE-PC MRI) is another
imaging technique used to noninvasively measure Achilles tendon strain and changes in its
force-displacement relationship concomitant with chronic unloading and subsequent
recuperation. This technique will be reviewed in terms of its ability to quantify the Achilles
tendon Young’s modulus (MPa) from a stress-strain curve.
These efforts should be underpinned by a commitment to the Global Partnership for Development which has produced
important achievements, including a record volume of Official development assistance (ODA) in 2010, increased aid to
LDCs and increased South-South and other cooperation for development.
The DCF has placed emphasis on the need for aid for gender equality to be on budget and to use national systems to
promote transparency, accountability, cost-effectiveness, alignment and long-term results to promote gender equality.
The workplace as a health promotion setting
Workplace health promotion (WHP) programmes, targeting physical
inactivity and unhealthy dietary habits, are effective in improving health-
related outcomes such as obesity, diabetes and cardiovascular disease
risk factors. Enhancing employee productivity, improving corporate
image and moderating medical care costs are some of the arguments
that might foster senior management to initiate and invest in WHP
Special thanks are due to Rachel Dressler, who, early on, even before the sessions
had taken place, raised the possibility of establishing an online journal in which the
otherwise ephemeral presentations could be expanded and circulated beyond the
conference audience and more rapidly than is usually now possible with print media.
You should document any electronic transfer of a product so that you can show why tax does not apply to that
transaction. For instance, if you electronically transmit an image to a customer by email, you should print out a
copy of the transmittal email and retain that copy in your records. You may also note on your sales invoice that the
product was transferred electronically and the date transferred. If you transfer an image by FTP or download it to
your customer’s computer directly from your computer, a CD, or another storage media that you keep (the “load
The day I commenced the research for this book in August 1998 I arrived at the
BayArena, home of German first division side Bayer Leverkusen. The name of
the ground had been changed at the beginning of the season to promote the
team’s sponsor and owner – the pharmaceutical multinational Bayer. I had
bought a season ticket for the largest section of the recently redeveloped ground
named ‘Family Street’.