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Finn Partners Presents Dubai to US Travellers

Fri, Aug. 6, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

DubaiFinn Partners handles US media relations for the “Dubai Presents” campaign starring Jessica Alba and Zac Efron, designed to woo travelers to the Persian Gulf city of more than 4.2M people

Haiti's US Ambassador Hires LFA

Fri, Jul. 16, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

LFABocchit Edmond, Haiti’s ambassador to the US, hired LFA Holdings on June 22 to build support for a Congressional visit and handle outreach to the private sector. Haiti’s president Jovenel Moïse was gunned down on July 7.

Mercury Works to Bolster Ethiopia/US Ties

Tue, Jul. 6, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

EthiopiaMercury Public Affairs has picked up the American Ethiopian Public Affairs Committee to help further its mission to strengthen Ethiopian ties with the US that have been strained due to atrocities committed in the country's Tigray region.

BGR Handles Iran’s ‘Parliament in Exile’

Wed, Jun. 30, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

IranBGR Government Affairs is providing guidance and strategic communications services to the National Council of Resistance of Iran—US Representative Office.

H+K Puts PR Shine on India’s Gems, Jewels

Tue, Jun. 22, 2021

By Kevin McCauley

GJEPCHill+Knowlton Strategies is working with India’s Gem and Jewellery Export Promotion Council on a communications program to bolster the sale of the county’s gold, diamonds and gemstones in the U.S.

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.


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.


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.