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Procter & Gamble Hosts Global Olympians Justine & Chloe Dufour-Lapointe, Michelle Kwan, Elana Meyers Taylor and... PYEONGCHANG, South Korea -Wednesday, February 14th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- As part of the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018, Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG), a Worldwide Olympic Partner, today hosted a panel discussion on gender equality. As part of “Love Over Bias,” the latest installment of P&G’s award-winning “Thank You, Mom” campaign, a...

Neffos Announces Exciting Camera Phones At MWC 2018 After A Banner Year In 2017 Barcelona, Spain -Wednesday, February 14th 2018 [ar]  

TP-Link, a global leader in the Wi-Fi devices space for the past seven years, today announced the Neffos C, N, and X series smartphones at this year’s Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Two new handsets under the Neffos brand were introduced, namely the Neffos N1 and C7. Designed to...

YuppTV to Exclusively Broadcast Hero Nidahas Trophy 2018 NEW DELHI -Tuesday, February 13th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Cricket aficionados can catch the fast-paced action and the nerve-wracking excitement of the upcoming tri-nation series, Hero Nidahas Trophy 2018, between Bangladesh, India and Sri Lanka on YuppTV, the world’s leading OTT brand for South Asian content. The T20 matches will...

Best’s Market Segment Outlook: Gulf Cooperation Council Market Outlook is Negative LONDON -Tuesday, February 13th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A.M. Best has a negative outlook on the insurance markets of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). Insurers in the GCC (Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates) have historically enjoyed significant capital buffers and benefited from extensive...

Saif bin Zayed Launches Global Inspiration Platform, “Zayed, the Inspirer” ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, February 13th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

During a late afternoon session at the 6th World Government Summit, Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, launched the “Global Inspiration Platform – Zayed the Inspirer,” to serve as a global platform to share inspirational success...

WTO Chief, Malcolm Gladwell and Visionaries Close World Government Summit 2018 with Future Forecasts Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Tuesday, February 13th 2018 [fr]  

The sixth edition of the World Government Summit (WGS 2018) ended in Dubai with invigorating talks highlighting the seismic and inevitable changes innovation will bring, and a plea for institutions to realign with the new world order. “Eight out of 10 jobs that are lost in advanced...

Yamaha Motor Marks Record Annual Profit in 2017 TOKYO -Tuesday, February 13th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:7272)(ISIN:JP3942800008) announced today that net income soared nearly 61% to a company-record 101.6 billion yen in fiscal 2017, which finished on December 31. The huge increase was driven by sales of higher-end products and cost reductions...

A.M. Best Assigns Credit Ratings to Jordan French Insurance Company Limited LONDON -Tuesday, February 13th 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- A.M. Best has assigned a Financial Strength Rating of B (Fair) and a Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of “bb+” to Jordan French Insurance Company Limited (JOFICO) (Jordan). The outlook assigned to these Credit Ratings (ratings) is positive. The ratings reflect JOFICO’s...

Yokogawa Releases Operations Management Software Package ORLANDO, Fla. -Tuesday, February 13th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Yokogawa Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6841) announces the February 14 release of Operations Management, a software package for recording and managing data on the work performed by plant personnel. Yokogawa has developed this solution as part of its Operational Excellence...

GEZE R3 Program in the Middle East Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, February 13th 2018 [ar]  

Smart building technologies enable the conservation of energy and offers one of the quickest, most cost effective and environmentally friendly ways to reduce overall costs. GEZE, a global leading player in building technology provides building automation systems for doors and windows that...

NBC Olympics Selects SES Satellite Distribution for its 4K HDR Production of 2018 Olympic Games in PyeongChang STAMFORD, Conn. -Tuesday, February 13th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- NBC Olympics, a division of the NBC Sports Group, has selected SES to provide 4K High Dynamic Range (HDR) satellite distribution for its production of the XXIII Olympic Winter Games, which take place in PyeongChang, South Korea, from February 8 - February 25. The announcement...

Increased Digitization and Proliferation of Electric Vehicles and Alternate Fuels to Revolutionize the Forecourts of the... Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, February 13th 2018 [ar]

Forecourts have undergone a massive evolution from the stand-alone fuel dispensing kiosks of the 60s to supermarket and convenience retailing zones of current times;  from personnel operated to self-service to automated pumping and also the transition from a fuel station to a pit stop. Over...

A.M. Best to Sponsor Dubai World Insurance Congress LONDON -Tuesday, February 13th 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- A.M. Best is a silver sponsor of the Dubai World Insurance Congress event, hosted by Global Reinsurance & the Dubai International Financial Centre, 27-28 February in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. A.M. Best’s delegation will hold bilateral discussions at their meeting...

IDEMIA: Enter the World of Augmented Identity at the MWC 2018 in Barcelona (26 Feb-1 Mar) COLOMBES, France -Tuesday, February 13th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity for an increasingly digital world, today announces its presence at the Mobile World Congress 2018, the world’s largest gathering for the mobile industry, organized by the GSMA and held in Barcelona, from 26 February to 1 March...

ExaGrid and Comtrade Software Announce Integrated Hyper-converged Backup Storage Solution for Virtualized Environments WESTBOROUGH, Mass. -Tuesday, February 13th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, and Comtrade Software, developer of HYCU, – intelligent application data protection – have partnered to offer a backup-application-to-backup-storage solution purpose-built for virtualized...

B2Broker Launches Cryptocurrency Payment Gateway to Enhance Payment Process for Clients MOSCOW -Tuesday, February 13th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- B2Broker, an aggregator and provider of turnkey, cloud, and liquidity solutions for the foreign exchange (FX) and crypto industry, has announced the launch of its new cryptocurrency payment gateway, enabling users to send and receive payments in multiple...

DEWA signs MoU with Expo 2020 Dubai and Siemens to kick- off region’s first solar-driven hydrogen electrolysis... Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Tuesday, February 13th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

During 6th World Government Summit in Dubai, HE Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation and Director General, Dubai Expo 2020 Bureau, HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), and Joe Kaeser, President and CEO of Siemens,...

Women Empowerment, Innovation Take Center Stage at World Government Summit 2018 Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, February 12th 2018 [fr]  

The UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation in collaboration with the World Bank and its sister organization, the International Finance Corporation, launched the Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative (We-Fi) on day two of the sixth World Government Summit (WGS 2018) in...

Nordson EFD Releases New RV Series 4-Axis Automated Dispensing System with Smart Vision EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. -Monday, February 12th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Nordson EFD, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN) and the world’s leading precision fluid dispensing systems manufacturer, introduces the new RV Series 4-axis automated dispensing system. The system features proprietary DispenseMotion™ software and a fully integrated CCD smart...

Ethisphere Institute Announces 135 Companies Honored as World’s Most Ethical Companies NEW YORK -Monday, February 12th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, today announced 135 companies spanning 23 countries and 57 industries as the 2018 World’s Most Ethical Companies®. This press release features multimedia....