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GSMA and W20 Announce Call to Action to Close Digital Gender Gap Ahead of G20 Summit LONDON -Wednesday 6 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As part of its role within the W20 (Women 20) group1, the GSMA has backed a series of recommendations to promote digital inclusion for women to be presented to the G20 member states later this year. The GSMA is Topic Chair of the Digital Inclusion theme within the W20, which is...

STCPartners Becomes Andersen Tax & Legal in France -Wednesday 6 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Four years after becoming a member firm of Andersen Global, Paris-based STCPartners has officially adopted the Andersen trademark in France debuting as Andersen Tax & Legal. The firm was one of the very first member firms of the global organization that helped drive the...

Gemalto Launches Virtualized Network Encryption Platform to Help Customers Address Evolving Data Security Needs -Wednesday 6 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, today announced the launch of a new virtualized network encryption platform, SafeNet Virtual Encryptor CV1000 as part of its continued investment to address the rapidly changing data security needs of organizations worldwide....

New ResMed-sponsored Study Shows Switching to Bilevel PAP Saves 56% of Patients from Therapy Termination -Tuesday 5 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A new study reveals that shifting patients who are struggling with adherence to positive airway pressure (PAP) therapy to a more advanced bilevel device in the first 90 days of treatment is an effective tool for achieving adherence in well more than half of such cases. This...

National Bank of Kuwait Children’s Hospital to Improve Care Team Communication, Clinical Workflows and Patient... -Tuesday 5 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Vocera Communications, Inc. (NYSE:VCRA), a recognized leader in clinical communication and workflow solutions, announced the National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) Children’s Hospital at Sabah Medical District is deploying Vocera technology throughout its new oncology building to...

Visa Announces Fast-Track Access to its Network and $100m Investment for European FinTechs -Tuesday 5 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Visa (NYSE: V) today announced two new programs designed to support European FinTechs who are developing the next generation of digital payment solutions. Starting in July, FinTech start-ups based in Europe can onboard to Visa’s global network in as little as four weeks....

Analogix 10Gbps USB-C Re-Timers Ship in the Latest Generation Notebooks, Desktop PCs, Monitors, and Accessories -Tuesday 5 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Analogix Semiconductor, Inc. today announced the mass production of its ANX74xx family of USB-C™ re-timer solutions for notebooks, 2-in-1 convertible laptops, desktop PCs, monitors, and USB-C accessories, driven by demand from the PC and accessories market. ANX7440, the...

GSMA Announces Completion of First European NB-IoT Roaming Trial -Monday 4 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA today announced that mobile operators Deutsche Telekom and Vodafone Group have successfully completed the first international roaming trial in Europe using licensed NB-IoT technology. The service will ensure seamless coverage and service continuity for millions of...

Moody’s Analytics Helps Lenders Make Smarter, Faster Decisions with Enhanced CreditLens™ Solution -Monday 4 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Moody’s Analytics, a global provider of financial intelligence, has enhanced its CreditLens™ platform with a release of functionality that provides easy access to financial data on banks around the globe, and new covenant and enhanced collateral monitoring capabilities....

Results of Phase III RELEVANCE Study Comparing REVLIMID plus Rituximab (R2) Versus Rituximab Plus... -Sunday 3 June 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) today announced additional results from RELEVANCE, a phase III, randomized, open-label, international clinical study conducted in partnership with the Lymphoma Academic Research Organisation (LYSARC), were presented at the 54th Annual American...

Prysmian and General Cable Announce Anticipated Closing Date of June 6, 2018 for Prysmian’s Acquisition of General... -Sunday 3 June 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Prysmian Group (BIT: PRY) and General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC) today announced that the parties have been informed that they have obtained clearance from the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) for the proposed acquisition of General Cable by...

DMS appointed as Advertising Sales Representatives for Snapchat in Egypt and Kuwait -Sunday 3 June 2018

The official digital arm of Choueiri Group DMS is today announcing that it will act as a sales representative for Snapchat advertising formats in Kuwait and Egypt. Launched in 2011, Snapchat has grown to become one of the topmost and fastest growing platforms, with over 191m daily active...

Nerviano Medical Sciences Announces Collaboration and License Agreement with Merck to Discover Small Molecule Inhibitors... -Saturday 2 June 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today Nerviano Medical Sciences, the largest pharmaceutical R&D facility in Italy and one of the leading oncology-focused, integrated discovery and development companies in Europe, announced an agreement with Merck, a leading science and technology company, under which the...

Results of Phase III OPTIMISMM Study Presented at ASCO 2018 Showed the PVd Triplet Improved PFS in Early Lines of... -Saturday 2 June 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) today announced results from the OPTIMISMM study, a phase III, randomized, open-label, international clinical study of the investigational combination regimen of POMALYST® (pomalidomide), bortezomib and dexamethasone in patients with...

Synchronoss Technologies Completes Acquisition of honeybee -Friday 1 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNCR), a global leader and innovator of cloud, messaging, digital and IoT products and platforms, today announced it has completed the acquisition of the honeybee software business from UK-based multinational electrical and...

Ascend to Grow Adiponitrile (ADN) Capacity by 220 Kilotons by 2022 -Friday 1 June 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials, the world’s largest fully integrated producer of nylon 6,6 resin, today announced plans for expanding its ADN capacity through 2022. In total, Ascend will grow its ADN capacity by 220 kilotons (KT) by 2022 to meet increasing demand. Ascend...

Pre-Switch Announces Cross-Platform Soft-Switching Technology Using Artificial Intelligence -Friday 1 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Pre-Switch, Inc., the world’s premier supplier of soft switching technology, today introduced Pre-Flex™ Technology, an embedded AI (Artificial Intelligence) controller IC (Integrated Circuit) which effectively eliminates transistor switching losses in hard-switched...

Hallstar To Divide Beauty & Personal Care And Industrial Solutions Business Into Separate Companies -Friday 1 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Specialty chemical company Hallstar has announced an upcoming change to the organization of its global business, as well as new leadership roles. On October 1, 2018, Hallstar will begin to operate as two commercial companies – Hallstar Industrial Solutions Company and...

French Guiana Region to Install World's Largest Power Station with 140 MWh Renewable Energy Storage -Friday 1 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- HDF (Hydrogène de France) has announced the launch of a world first in the history of renewable energy with the creation of its CEOG project (French Western Guiana Power Plant). The project harnessed via HDF’s Renewstable® solution will deliver 100% clean, affordable...

Thales extends the acceptance period of the offer for Gemalto until 15 August 2018 and confirms it expects to complete... -Friday 1 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulatory News: Reference is made to the joint press release by Thales (Euronext Paris: HO) and Gemalto (Euronext Amsterdam and Paris: GTO) dated 27 March 2018 in relation to the launch of the recommended all-cash offer by Thales for all the issued and outstanding shares of...