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Proposed Acquisition of Shire plc by Takeda OSAKA, Japan -Wednesday, May 9th 2018 [ar]

Transaction Highlights Brings together complementary positions in gastroenterology (GI) and neuroscience; provides leading positions in rare diseases and plasma-derived therapies to complement strength in oncology and focused efforts in vaccines Creates a global, values-based, R&D-driven...

GAC’s Dubai South contract logistics facility opens Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Wednesday, May 9th 2018 [ar]  

GAC Dubai has opened its newest contract logistics facility, in the Logistics District of Dubai South. The new facility adds to the company’s existing contract logistics capacity and complements established facilities in the Jebel Ali and Dubai Airport Free Zones, bringing total capacity in...

Vista Entertainment Solutions Appoints Till Cussmann to Pivotal New Executive Role LONDON -Wednesday, May 9th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Vista Entertainment Solutions (‘Vista Cinema’), the leading provider of cinema management software for global cinema exhibition and the founding company of Vista Group International (NZX & ASX: VGL), has appointed Till Cussmann Senior Vice President Sales for EMEA and...

General Cable Reports First Quarter 2018 Results HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky -Wednesday, May 9th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC) reported today results for the first quarter ended March 30, 2018. For the quarter, reported loss per share was $0.08 and reported operating income was $34 million. Adjusted earnings per share and adjusted operating income were $0.20 and...

Dimension Data and Cisco Take Anti-Poaching Technology into Africa LONDON & JOHANNESBURG -Wednesday, May 9th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global technology giants, Dimension Data and Cisco, today announced that they are expanding their anti-poaching Connected Conservation programme into Zambia, Kenya, and Mozambique to continue protecting rhino, as well as help fight the war on the startling numbers of African...

UNITE with Tomorrowland Unveils LIVE Artist Line-Up at Du Forum, Abu Dhabi This Summer! Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, May 8th 2018 [ar]  

UNITE with Tomorrowland releases its power packed line-up for the magical party at Du Forum, Abu Dhabi on 28th July 2018. The thrilling artist and DJ line-up for this party, stars some of the biggest names on the international party scene with Dutch powerhouse duo LUCAS & STEVE, Dutch/ Turkish...

Moving forward: MBA Renewables Alumni Discuss “Perspectives of Renewable Power Generation for On-grid and Off-grid... BERLIN -Tuesday, May 8th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Beuth University of Applied Sciences Berlin and the Renewables Academy AG (RENAC) are organising the second MBA Renewables Alumni Conference, which takes place from 6 to 10 June in Berlin (Germany). Backed with expertise on economic, financial and legal aspects, MBA Renewables...

Beko Gives up Its Sleeve Branding to Encourage Children Worldwide to Eat Like a Pro on a Mission to Raise... LONDON -Tuesday, May 8th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On May 6th, during El Clásico (FC Barcelona vs. Real Madrid)– the most watched domestic club match in the world – FC Barcelona premium partner and leading home appliances brand, Beko, gave up its logo on the players’ shirts, trading it for a very worthwhile and important...

The Metropolitan Police Service Selects Northgate Public Services as the Technology Partner for Its MiPS Digital... LONDON & TOKYO -Tuesday, May 8th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- NEC Corporation (NEC)(TOKYO:6701) and Northgate Public Services (NPS), a wholly owned NEC subsidiary, today announced that NPS will provide the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS), the UK’s largest police service, with the technology for its Met Integrated Policing Solution...

Monsters Kick off Summer Vacation by Cruising into CANNES FILM FESTIVAL to Launch a Sneak Peek from “HOTEL... Cannes, France, -Tuesday, May 8th 2018 [ar]  

Drac’s Pack splashed down in a dazzling and colorful parade to kick off their monster vacation at the start of the 71st Cannes Film Festival at The Carlton Pier on May 7, 2018.    Following the aquatic procession and photo call along the French Riviera, director Genndy Tartakovsky,...

KONE Wins Order for Dubai Hills Mall in United Arab Emirates Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, May 7th 2018 [ar]  

KONE Corporation, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, has won an order for 156 elevators, escalators and travelators for Dubai Hills Mall in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The mall is ideally located for easy access from various parts of Dubai and will feature more than...

Grundfos Dubai Updates Its ISO Certification to the Latest Quality Management Standard Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, May 7th 2018 [ar]

In line with its efforts towards business excellence and commitment to Quality, Grundfos, the award-winning world leader in advanced pump and water application systems, has recently updated the certification to ISO 9001.2015 – ISO’s latest flagship quality management standard, now recognized...

NMC Healthcare Makes Global Pledge to Treat 100 Child Refugees with Serious Heart Conditions Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, May 6th 2018 [ar]  

Leading global healthcare provider NMC Healthcare today revealed a commitment to treat 100 child refugees with heart conditions globally. The children will receive treatment in NMC’s wide network of industry-leading medical facilities around the world. NMC Healthcare made the pledge as part...

Dubai Adds 200MW Solar Energy, Increasing Clean Energy Share To 4% of Installed Capacity Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, May 6th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has inaugurated the 200 megawatt (MW) first stage of the 800MW third phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park. Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA) is implementing the...

Experience a Contemporary Ramadan at Society Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, May 6th 2018 [ar]  

To help usher in the Holy month of Ramadan, Society Cafe and Lounge, located in Jumeirah 1, has decided to offer traditional Middle Eastern treats with a twist in a stunning peacock inspired décor by Albal Designs- an homage to the vibrant Indian city of Jaipur and is a modern take to...

Jim Joseph Joins Burson Cohn & Wolfe in Newly Formed Global Post NEW YORK -Saturday, May 5th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Burson Cohn & Wolfe (BCW), a top-three, full-service global communications agency delivering digital and integrated communications across all industry sectors, announced the appointment of Jim Joseph as Global President, Brand Solutions. In this newly formed role,...

Blake2B, CryptoNight and Equihash ASIC Cloud Mining available at HashGains DELAWARE CITY, Del. -Saturday, May 5th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- In the booming cryptocurrency mining industry, investors are continuously on the hunt for better margins and have got serious reasons to cheer for the leading cloud mining company HashGains. The company has over 10,000 customers enjoying returns from Bitcoin mining, ethereum...

Synchronoss Technologies Signs Agreement to Acquire honeybee BRIDGEWATER, N.J. -Saturday, May 5th 2018 [ar]

(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 signed an agreement to acquire Dixons Carphone plc’s honeybee software business, a leading provider of digital...

draglet Offers Its Industry Standard Cryptocurrency Exchange & ICO Platform Source Code for Sale to the Public MUNICH -Friday, May 4th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- draglet GmbH, a leading blockchain development company, is offering its proprietary exchange and ICO platform source code for outright purchase. This makes draglet the first exchange development company to make its source code available for sale to operators of cryptocurrency...

Red Wing Shoe Company Announces Opening of New Store in Dubai DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Friday, May 4th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Red Wing Shoe Company announced the opening of its new Red Wing Store in Dubai. As a leading provider of safety footwear and personal protective equipment (PPE), Red Wing has been a committed member of the Middle East energy industry for several decades. The company...