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Andersen Global Announces Collaboration in Peru SAN FRANCISCO -Thursday, April 26th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global continues its expansion in Latin America through a Collaboration Agreement with Picon & Asociados, a tax and legal practice that encompasses a full range of private and corporate services. Picon & Asociados, located in Lima, enhances Andersen’s provision of...

Alibaba Cloud Receives MySQL Corporate Contributor Award HANGZHOU, China -Thursday, April 26th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, has won the 2018 MySQL Community Awards: Corporate Contributor, which recognizes its contribution to the MySQL ecosystem, the world’s most popular open source database. The award, presented earlier this week at the...

Schlumberger Announces First-Quarter 2018 Results PARIS -Thursday, April 26th 2018 [ar]

Revenue of $7.8 billion decreased 4% sequentially Pretax operating income of $974 million decreased 16% sequentially EPS was $0.38 Cash flow from operations was $568 million (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) today reported results for the...

Munich Re: VitalityLife wins prestigious 2018 Celent Model Insurer Award for Operational Excellence DUBLIN -Thursday, April 26th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Munich Re Automation Solutions Ltd. has announced that its long-established client, VitalityLife, has been recognized in Celent’s 2018 Model Insurer awards for its exemplary work in re-writing the rules of underwriting to achieve operational excellence. VitalityLife was...

NEC Establishes a Startup in Silicon Valley for Automating Data Analytics TOKYO & CUPERTINO, Calif. -Thursday, April 26th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NEC Corporation (NEC; TOKYO: 6701) today announced the establishment of dotData, Inc., a new startup company based in Cupertino, California, in the heart of Silicon Valley, that develops and globally provides software that automates data science processes using artificial...

GSMA Announces Additional Keynote Speakers for Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 HONG KONG -Thursday, April 26th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA today announced that executives from leading organisations across the mobile ecosystem will participate in the keynote programme at the 2018 GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai. The GSMA also announced the first speakers for the new Leaders Stage, as well as newly...

Westinghouse AP1000® Plant to Load Fuel SANMEN, China -Thursday, April 26th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Westinghouse Electric Company, China State Nuclear Power Technology Corporation (SNPTC) and CNNC Sanmen Nuclear Power Company Limited (SMNPC) announced today that the world’s first unit of AP1000 nuclear power plant located in Sanmen, Zhejiang Province, China, has received...

Fossil Group and PUMA Sprinting into Watches and Wearables RICHARDSON, Texas -Thursday, April 26th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fossil Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: FOSL) and PUMA SE signed a global license partnership agreement for the design, development and distribution of PUMA watches and smartwatches through 2028. “PUMA is one of the world’s leading sports brands. We are excited to partner with them...

AETOSWire Launches the First Online PressKit Service in the MENA Region Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Thursday, April 26th 2018 [ar] [fr]

AETOSWire, the news distribution arm of News Services Group (NSG) and the exclusive representative of Business Wire, a Berkshire Hathaway company, in the Middle East and North Africa, launches the newest feature in its service, the Online PressKit. The Online PressKit is an interactive...

GSMA Marks International Girls in ICT Day with Events around the World LONDON -Wednesday, April 25th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA will celebrate the annual ITU International Girls in ICT Day this week with a series of events across its global footprint aimed at encouraging and empowering young women to explore career opportunities in the science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)...

Boehringer Ingelheim R&D Pushes to Transcend Disease Boundaries INGELHEIM, Germany -Wednesday, April 25th 2018

Promising first-in-class and potential medical breakthrough pipeline projects presented at R&D Press Conference 80 clinical and pre-clinical projects of which 65% have first-in-class and breakthrough potential Highlight: First-in-class monoclonal antibody shows potential in multiple...

News Services Group Officially Announces the Rebranding of ME NewsWire to AETOSWire Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, April 25th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

News Services Group (NSG) officially announces the rebranding of its news distribution arm ME NewsWire to AETOSWire. Tony AbiHanna, President and CEO of NSG, AETOSWire and Esmaa News, explained the reason behind this timely move: “In 10 years, we have grown exponentially as a company....

Economic Confidence In Middle East Rebounds Amid Reforms And Strong Global Outlook Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, April 25th 2018 [ar]

The latest Global Economic Conditions Survey (GECS) from ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) found that global economic confidence is at its highest level in years, with strong growth since the start of 2017. Confidence in...

Transformative productivity efficiency of over 30% via robotic process automation is Intelenet's focus at... DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, April 24th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Intelenet Global Services, a renowned global Business Process Services player - backed by Blackstone, announced that it will be showcasing its BPM-based client centricity value proposition during the Middle East Contact Centre and Customer Experience Conference (MECC) to be...

New Analyses from Pivotal Phase III Trials of Oral Ozanimod in Relapsing Multiple Sclerosis To Be Presented at the 2018... SUMMIT, N.J. -Tuesday, April 24th 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) today announced additional phase III data analyses evaluating the efficacy and safety of ozanimod, a novel, oral, selective sphingosine 1-phosphate 1 (S1P1) and 5 (S1P5) receptor modulator, versus interferon beta-1a (IFN β-1a) (Avonex®) in...

Northern Trust Reinforces Strategic Commitment to the Middle East Region with Three Key Senior Appointments ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates & RIYADH, Saudi Arabia -Tuesday, April 24th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS) has made three executive appointments in the Middle East in support of its continued expansion in the region. Michael Slater has been named head of the Middle East and Africa. From his base in Riyadh, he is responsible for Northern Trust’s...

Moody’s Seeks to Open Doors to a Better Future NEW YORK & LONDON -Tuesday, April 24th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) today launched a global approach to corporate social responsibility (CSR) focused on empowering people around the world with the information, resources and confidence they need to create a better future — for themselves, their communities and...

Rockwell Automation Simplifies Analytics for Industrial Productivity MILWAUKEE -Tuesday, April 24th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Industrial organizations must be able to quickly identify ways to tighten production schedules and maximize revenue. Gaining insight into operations and production capabilities to make informed decisions has often involved time-intensive IT projects and a highly specialized...

SHUAA Capital Completes Acquisition of Integrated Securities and Integrated Capital Following Final Regulatory Nods ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, April 24th 2018 [ar]

  SHUAA Capital is pleased to announce the completion of its acquisition of Integrated Securities (“IS”) and Integrated Capital (“IC”), following final approval by the Emirates Securities and Commodities Authority and the Central Bank of the United Arab Emirates. SHUAA’s...

The Digital Classroom: Gemalto Helps Casio to Bring Education into the 21st Century AMSTERDAM -Tuesday, April 24th 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, can today reveal that it has partnered with Casio, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of consumer electronics products and business equipment solutions, to enable Casio to seamlessly bring digital education into the...