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Ivanhoe Mines and SES Networks Revolutionise Connectivity for Mining Industry in Congo LUXEMBOURG -Wednesday, January 31st 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Kamoa-Kakula Copper Project in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) will benefit from reliable high-performance managed connectivity services delivered by SES Networks. The solution will be provided under an agreement with Ivanhoe Mines, a leading mineral exploration and...

Hogan Assessments Names Scott Gregory as CEO TULSA, Okla. -Wednesday, January 31st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Hogan Assessment Systems, Inc., announced Monday that Scott Gregory will assume the role of CEO, effective March 1, 2018. Current CEO, Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic has resigned and will leave the company on February 28, 2018. This press release features multimedia. View the...

From Mobile to Digital Banking: The Ondot Systems App that Hands Control Back to the User LONDON -Wednesday, January 31st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Ondot Systems, already the winner of the Best of Show at Finovate Spring 2014 in San Jose, California – is showcasing its latest, upgraded payment platform and app at FinovateMiddleEast in Dubai, on 26-27 February and at FinovateEurope, on March 6-9 in London, UK. Mobile...

Microland Inaugurates its European Digital Hub in Birmingham, UK BIRMINGHAM, United Kingdom -Wednesday, January 31st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Microland inaugurated its Digital Hub in Birmingham, UK to serve its European customers. The Hub reinforces Microland’s differentiated, multi-tiered global delivery model offering measurable business impact and joint innovation opportunities. The center was inaugurated by...

The Brightline Initiative Announces Research Collaborations with Technical University of Denmark, University of Tokyo... BOSTON -Wednesday, January 31st 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Brightline Initiative today announced research collaborations with Technical University of Denmark (DTU), University of Tokyo Global Teamwork Lab (GTL) and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Consortium for Engineering Program Excellence (CEPE). The initiative...

GSMA Announces That 2018 Asia Mobile Awards Are Open for Entry HONG KONG -Wednesday, January 31st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA today announced that the Asia Mobile Awards (the AMO Awards) at Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 are open for entry. Judged by a panel of leading independent industry experts, the AMO Awards celebrate the greatest achievements and innovations across the Asian...

NELSON Partners with Campus Bookstores to Reduce Costs for Students TORONTO -Wednesday, January 31st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, NELSON, Canada’s leading educational publisher, announced the creation of its Retail Services division and two new programs that will further transform education in Canada. Created in close partnership with campus bookstores, Vendor Managed Inventory, and a new...

Businesses Selling to Australia: Register Now for New Australian Tax Changes SYDNEY -Tuesday, January 30th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Businesses selling low value goods from offshore to consumers in Australia should register now for goods and services tax (GST). GST will apply to those sales from 1 July 2018. GST is like a sales tax or VAT. This new taxation measure ensures low value goods purchased by...

Emitac Brings World’s Best Med-Tech Solutions to DSO’s First Hospital Project - Fakeeh University Hospital DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, January 30th 2018 [ar]  

Saudi Arabia's leading healthcare provider Fakeeh Care has signed an agreement with Emitac Healthcare Solutions (EHS), a leading solutions provider in the MENA region, to provide advanced turnkey healthcare solutions to its Fakeeh University Hospital [FUH], a state-of-the-art hospital and...

NIGC to Exhibit at cippe 2018 to Seek Cooperation with Chinese Companies on Natural Gas BEIJING -Tuesday, January 30th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The 18th China International Petroleum & Petrochemical Technology and Equipment Exhibition (cippe 2018) will open on March 27-29, 2018 at New China International Exhibition Centre in Beijing, with an exhibition area reaching 90,000m2 and around 1,800 exhibitors coming from...

Dalma Mall Flooded With Over 25,000 Mammootty Fans to Get a Glimpse of the Megastar Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, January 30th 2018 [ar]  

Megastar Mammootty’s new movie ‘Street Lights’ released in the UAE, and the evening of the premier was full of entertainment for the massive crowd. Fans enjoyed interacting with with the legendary actor as well as his co-stars Soubin Shahir, Sohan Seenu Lal, Rajashekar & Director Shamdat,...

Frost & Sullivan to Honour Innovation and Excellence across Industry Sectors in the Middle East  Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, January 30th 2018 [ar]  

Stepping into the fourth consecutive year, Frost & Sullivan is all set to host its “2018 Middle East Best Practices Awards Banquet” on 14 May at Atlantis, The Palm in Dubai. This long-established Awards Programme aims to recognize companies in the Middle East that demonstrate a unique...

MATRIXX Software Announces $40 Million in Funding Led by Sutter Hill Ventures SARATOGA, Calif. -Tuesday, January 30th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- MATRIXX Software (http://www.matrixx.com) today announced a $40 million Series C funding led by Sutter Hill Ventures. Stefan Dyckerhoff, managing director at Sutter Hill, will join MATRIXX Software’s board of directors. Additional new investors include Spring Lake Equity...

IDEMIA Announces the Appointment of Yann Delabrière as New Chairman of the Group COLOMBES, France -Tuesday, January 30th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IDEMIA, the world leader in Augmented Identity in an increasingly digital world, sees the chairmanship of its Supervisory Board renewed with the promotion of Yann DELABRIÈRE, former Vice-Chairman of the group. Former CEO of Faurecia and current Chairman of the Management...

Takeda’s Zika Vaccine Candidate Receives U.S. FDA Fast Track Designation OSAKA, Japan -Tuesday, January 30th 2018 [ar]

The Fast Track designation highlights the significance of Zika and the need for a safe and effective vaccine to protect vulnerable populations A Phase 1 clinical trial (ZIK-101) was recently initiated to evaluate Takeda’s Zika vaccine candidate (TAK-426) in the continental U.S. and U.S....

PMI Presents to US FDA Advisory Committee; Important Milestone in the Scientific Review of IQOS LAUSANNE, Switzerland -Monday, January 29th 2018

First-ever consideration of a heated tobacco product, IQOS, by FDA Advisory Committee Committee, FDA, and PMI experts discuss comprehensive scientific approach and data set FDA’s careful review of PMI’s Modified Risk Tobacco Product applications for IQOS continues (BUSINESS...

The First Group Signs Landmark Deal to Bring World’s First ‘MasterChef The TV Experience’ Restaurant... Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, January 29th 2018 [ar]  

Dubai-based property developer and fast-growing F&B specialist The First Group has signed a landmark deal with global content powerhouse Endemol Shine Group to bring the world’s first MasterChef the TV Experience restaurant to Dubai. Based on the hugely popular MasterChef reality television...

SES Set to Expand O3b Fleet with Arrival of Four MEO Satellites in Kourou Ahead of March Launch LUXEMBOURG -Monday, January 29th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Four new O3b satellites have arrived safely at the Guiana Space Centre in Kourou, French Guiana, in preparation for launch by a Soyuz vehicle in March 2018. The four O3b medium earth orbit (MEO) satellites will be placed in orbit nearly 8,000 kilometres from Earth, four...

Toshiba e-STUDIO3508LP Wins Buyers Lab's Winter 2018 Outstanding Achievement in Innovation Award TOKYO -Monday, January 29th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Toshiba Tec Corporation (TOKYO:6588) announces that its e-STUDIO3508LP has earned Keypoint Intelligence - Buyers Lab's Outstanding Achievement in Innovation award. The e-STUDIO3508LP is Toshiba’s hybrid multifunction peripheral (MFP) which prints regular black prints as...

Alibaba Cloud Launches Malaysia City Brain to Enhance City Management KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia -Monday, January 29th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, today announced the launch of its Malaysia City Brain initiative in collaboration with the Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC), the country’s digital economy development agency, and Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur...