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BCW Eyes $750K Fee For COP28

Fri, Nov. 18, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

COP28BCW has filed its contract to serve as climate envoy for the United Arab Emirates, which will host the 2023 UN Climate Change Conference (COP 28) in Dubai from Nov. 6 to 17 of next year.

Actum Promotes US/Turkey Trade

Mon, Oct. 17, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

ActumThe Turkey-US Business Council has hired Actum to enhance trade and investment between the two nations.

South Korea Enlists Qorvis

Fri, Oct. 14, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

South KoreaSouth Korea has hired Qorvis to handle PR, strategic communications and media management services.

Ukraine Hails Ex-Uber Works CEO

Mon, Oct. 10, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Andrey LiscovichAndrey Liscovich, former CEO of Uber Works staffing agency, has signed on as an unpaid advisor to the Government of Ukraine.

APCO Reps Leader of Democratic Opposition in Belarus

Wed, Sep. 28, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Sviatlana TsikhanouskayaAPCO Worldwide is providing media relations services for Sviatlana Tsikhanouskaya, the leader of the democratic opposition to Belarus president Alexander Lukashenko. She stepped in for her husband and ran for president in 2020 but lost in the rigged election.

UAE Picks BCW for COP28 Support

Tue, Sep. 27, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

COP28BCW is hammering out an agreement to provide strategic communications services to the United Arab Emirates, which will host the 2023 UN Climate Change Conference (COP 28) slated to be held in Dubai from Nov. 6-17.

Panama Picks Potomac Partners DC

Mon, Sep. 12, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

PotomacPanama has selected Potomac Partners DC for a push to amend the US Passenger Vessel Services Act to designate Panama as a “distant foreign port.”

Hill+Knowlton Strategies Visits Sweden

Tue, Sep. 6, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Visit SwedenHill+Knowlton Strategies' Stockholm office is promoting Visit Sweden’s “Spellbound by Sweden” tourism promotion campaign.

Chartwell Advocates for US-Kosovo Coalition

Fri, Sep. 2, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

KosovoChartwell Strategy Group has signed to represent the American Friends of Kosovo coalition on issues concerning US relations, regional development and economic aid.


APCO Gauges Perception of Côte d’Ivoire

Tue, Aug. 30, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Ivory CoastAPCO Worldwide has signed on to provide strategic communications services and opinion research for Africa’s Côte d’Ivoire in the US.

Ridgely Walsh Volunteers for Ukraine

Mon, Jul. 18, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Juleanna GloverRidgely Walsh, which was founded by the well-connected DC Republican PA consultant, Juleanna Glover, is providing PR and media work for Ukraine on a volunteer basis.

Kobre + Kim Reps Russian Oligarch

Thu, Jul. 7, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Roman AbramovichKobre & Kim has agreed to advise Russian oligarch Roman Abramovich, former owner of Chelsea FC soccer team, on judicial and administrative proceedings.

Ballard Partners Bags $900K Liberia Pact

Thu, Jun. 30, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

LiberiaBallard Partners has signed Liberia to help that corruption-plagued African nation communicate with US government officials, businesses and NGOs.


Ukraine Military Armed with Media Support

Mon, Jun. 27, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Daniel RiceDaniel Rice, who is working on a doctoral dissertation on Ukrainian military leadership, is now repping the Ukrainian Armed Forces as special advisor to its commander-in-chief.

Jamaica's Foreign Minister Taps Finn Partners

Fri, Jun. 10, 2022

By Kevin McCauley

Kamina Johnson SmithFinn Partners is providing PR, media relations and thought leadership services to Kamina Johnson Smith, who is Jamaica’s minister of foreign affairs and trade. She's campaigning to head The Commonwealth.