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India Inks Ferox for US Outreach

Fri, May 7, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

FeroxIndia, which has been ravaged by COVID-19, has signed Ferox Strategies for outreach on Capitol Hill.

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Mercury Stands Up for Uganda

Thu, Apr. 29, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

UgandaMercury Public Affairs is providing strategic consulting services to the Republic of Uganda as its security forces unleash the worst wave of repression in the east African country for decades.

Ethiopia Hires Holland & Knight

Thu, Apr. 8, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

EthiopiaEthiopia, which is charged with committing human rights abuses and carrying out an "ethnic cleansing" campaign in its Tigray region, hires Holland & Knight.

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Qatar Taps Rubin Turnbull for Florida Push

Fri, Apr. 2, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

Rubin TurnbullQatar has hired Miami-based Rubin Turnbill & Assocs. to handle government relations, public affairs and communications in the Sunshine State.

Qatar Taps Empire Consulting Group

Mon, Mar. 29, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

QatarQatar has hired Empire Consulting Group, a firm with close ties to the Democratic party, to a $40K a month contract to keep tabs on developments in DC.

Haiti Hires Patino & Assocs. to Boost US Ties

Thu, Mar. 18, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

HaitiHaiti has signed Patino & Assocs. to a $37K monthly retainer pact for advocacy and strategic communications services to improve its relationship with the US.

Fozzie Miller Works DoD for Qatar

Tue, Mar. 16, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

Fozzie MillerThe Fozzie Miller Group is working for Qatar’s ministry of defense as it deals with the Pentagon to advance its military goals and security of the Arab state.

Myanmar Taps D&M to Explain 'Real Situation'

Wed, Mar. 10, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

Seal of Republic of the Union of MyanmarDickens & Madson has a $2M agreement to represent the Republic of the Union of Myanmar “to assist in explaining the real situation in the country" in the aftermath of a military coup.

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FGH Works to Bolster US/Ukraine Ties

Mon, Feb. 22, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

UkraineFinsbury Glover Hering has signed a $50K monthly retainer pact with Ukraine’s Transatlantic Dialogue and Engagement Center to bolster that country’s relations with the US, European Union and other Democratic nations.

Teneo Handles UAE’s 50th Birthday Bash

Fri, Feb. 19, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

UAETeneo is handling communications surrounding the United Arab Emirates’ “Golden Jubilee” to celebrate its accomplishments over the last 50 years, including the launch of the Hope Probe that is currently orbiting Mars.

Ethiopia Turns to Venable

Mon, Feb. 15, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

AbiyAhmedVenable is providing US government outreach to Ethiopia, which has triggered a humanitarian crisis, under a $35K per-month contract that went into effect Feb. 1.

H&K Inks $300K Pact with Cayman Islands

Fri, Feb. 12, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

https://www.odwyerpr.com/site_images/20210212123549_021221CaymanIslands.jpgHill+Knowlton Strategies has a $300K deal to provide a range of PR services to the Cayman Islands Ministry of Financial Services, Commerce and Environment.

Ogilvy Speaks for Qatar As Embargo Ends

Thu, Feb. 11, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

QatarOgilvy Government Relations has signed a one-year $240K deal to provide government affairs and US Congressional outreach to Qatar as the tiny oil-rich Gulf State returns to the good graces of its neighbors.

Ferox Strategies Adds Argentina, Ecuador

Fri, Feb. 5, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

FeroxFerox Strategies has signed on to provide government relations and public policy services to Argentina and Ecuador as a subcontractor to Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer law firm.

Mongolia Ex-PM Retains Amsterdam & Partners

Wed, Feb. 3, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

MongoliaAmsterdam & Partners represents former prime minister of Mongolia as he defends against what he says are bogus criminal charges related to a huge mining project.

Bluelight Says 'Shalom' to Shalom Corps

Tue, Jan. 26, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

Shalom CorpsBluelight Strategies is supplying strategic communications services to Israel-based Shalom Corps, which aims to provide COVID-19 vaccines to Holocaust survivors throughout the world.

Alexandria Group Enrolls at American University Iraq

Wed, Jan. 20, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

IraqAlexandria Group International lands $252K pact from American University of Iraq Baghdad to advance its mission of developing a diverse, tolerant, free and peaceful 21st century nation.

Afghan Group Makes Call to Bullpen

Wed, Jan. 6, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

DPPCThe Afghanistan-US Democratic Peace and Prosperity Council has hired Bullpen Strategy Group for strategic communications and media monitoring services.

JDA Frontline Reps Alberta

Thu, Dec. 31, 2020

By Kevin McCauley

AlbertaJDA Frontline Partners has signed a $340K six-month strategic communications contract with the Canadian province of Alberta, which is home to the world's third-largest reserves of crude oil.