GLOBAL NEWS FROM PHL

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Consult the pages below for news about international affairs in the region and the activities of the organizations, businesses, people, and communities that contribute to the global character of Philadelphia.  

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Historic sites abound throughout Greater Philadelphia, but there are few more iconic than Independence Hall, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and the Liberty Bell. These two Philadelphia stalwarts — some of the most popular attractions in the city, and some of the most famous historic sites in the country — make for must-visits whether it’s your first or 50th time in the city. (Bonus: They’re both free to visit.)
April 5, 2021
The annual list relies on medical recommendations, patient surveys and performance indicators By Michael Tanenbaum PhillyVoice Staff The West Philadelphia hospitals collectively landed at No. 61 globally and No. 16 in the United States. Newsweek and partner Statista Inc. determined the world's top hospitals from 25 countries, relying on recommendations from various medical sources, results from patient surveys and key performance indicators.
March 11, 2021
Congratulating and thanking WSFS a World Heritage supporter.
March 11, 2021
By Joseph N. DiStefano March 10, 2021   WSFS is bulking up and presenting itself as Philly's hometown bank
March 11, 2021
By Robert McNeill, Chair of Global Philadelphia Association, Deloitte’s Managing Partner for Greater Philadelphia and Zabeth Teelucksingh, Executive Director of Global Philadelphia Association Published by the Philadelphia Business Journal Mar 1, 2021
March 3, 2021
In February, Citizen Diplomacy International held a webinar with special guest Kim Cahill, director of the Elenore and Robert F. Moran Sr. Center for Global Leadership at Villanova University’s School of Business, to speak on the topic of educating responsible global leaders. Cahill has been involved in international education for more than 20 years, and also serves as a member of the MidAtlantic District Export Council, along with receiving a distinguished Fulbright International Education Administrators award in 2015. 
March 3, 2021
Last December it was announced that the Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) would welcome Eastern Airlines as its newest air partner. The Wayne, PA-based carrier will offer nonstop service between Philadelphia and Port-Au-Prince, Haiti, and Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. 
March 3, 2021
By Peak Johnson  Marian Anderson is an Artistic and Humanitarian world figure, endearingly known as the great lady from Philadelphia, according to the National Marian Anderson Museum and Historical Society CEO, Jillian Patricia Pirtle.
March 3, 2021