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World’s 11 Most Exceptional Women You Probably Don’t Know: NY Times 2017 Ranking

Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom has been featured on The New York Times list of 11 Most Exceptional Women In 2017. Wallström was chosen for the article run under the NYT’s Saturday Profile section.

“As foreign minister, Margot Wallstrom, who broke free from a violent relationship in her 20s, is challenging assumptions in a traditionally male sphere,” says Kyle Crichton, a senior editor for international news in the London office of The New York Times.

Other women named in the list include Manal al-Sharif (Saudi Arabia), Emma Morano (Italy), Henda Ayari (France), Olive Yang (Myanmar), Asli Erdogan (Turkey), Letizia Battaglia (Italy), Sinta Nuriyah (Indonesia), Yu Xiuhua (China, Alice Schwarzer (Germany), and Maryam Sharif (Pakistan).

These are the world’s 11 most exceptional women you probably don’t know

  1. Margot Wallstrom, Sweden
  2. Manal al-Sharif, Saudi Arabia
  3. Emma Morano, Italy
  4. Henda Ayari, France
  5. Olive Yang, Myanmar
  6. Asli Erdogan, Turkey
  7. Letizia Battaglia, Italy
  8. Sinta Nuriyah, Indonesia
  9. Yu Xiuhua, China
  10. Alice Schwarzer, Germany
  11. Maryam Sharif, Pakistan
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Prof. Dr. Amarendra Bhushan Dhiraj
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Dr. Amarendra holds a Ph.D. in Finance and Banking from the European Global School in France; a Doctoral Degree in Chartered Accountancy from the European International University Paris; and a Doctorate in Business Administration from Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design (KNUTD), Ukraine.

He earned his Master of Business Administration degree in Finance and his Master's Degree In Chartered Accountancy (CA) from European Global School Paris. Dr. Amarendra also holds a Master of Business Administration degree in International Relations and Affairs from the American University of Athens, Alabama, United States. Prof. Dr. Amarendra Bhushan Dhiraj is a macro-economist and visiting professor at Kyiv National University of Technologies and Design (KNUTD), Ukraine.

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