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CEMEX-Tec Award Launched Globally MONTERREY, Mexico -Saturday, February 3rd 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The CEMEX-Tec Center for Sustainable Development launched its call for the CEMEX-Tec Award 2018, which, for the first time in eight years, will receive projects not only from Mexico and the rest of Latin America, but also from all over the world. In its 8th edition, the...

Avanti Communications’ HYLAS 4 Satellite to Deliver Digital Education to African Schools LONDON -Saturday, February 3rd 2018 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Avanti Communications Group plc (“Avanti”), a leading provider of satellite data communication services in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), has agreed a partnership with Global Partnership for Education (“GPE”), an international organisation which ensures...

PharmAbcine Enters Collaboration with MSD Focused on Clinical Evaluation of TTAC-0001 in Combination with... DAEJEON, South Korea -Friday, February 2nd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- PharmAbcine Inc., a clinical-stage biotech company developing novel antibody therapeutics for multiple cancer indications, announces it has entered into a collaborative agreement with MSD (tradename of Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, N.J., USA), through a subsidiary, to...

Takeda Reports 3rd Quarter FY2017 Results OSAKA, Japan -Friday, February 2nd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502): Underlying Revenue growth +6.7% led by Takeda's Growth Drivers Underlying Revenue grew +6.7% year-to-date, with Takeda's Growth Drivers (Gastroenterology, Oncology, Neuroscience and Emerging Markets) posting strong...

Self Confidence Surges: Look Good Feel Better Global Survey Shows Significant, Positive Impact among Women in Cancer... WASHINGTON -Friday, February 2nd 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Look Good Feel Better, the global cancer support program, today announced the results of its 2016/2017 global participant survey which reveals the groundbreaking program’s impact on confidence and self-image for women around the world. Across eight countries on four...

FAA Approves AerSafeTM to Comply with Fuel Tank Flammability Reduction Rule for Boeing 767 Aircraft CORAL GABLES, Fla. -Friday, February 2nd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) to AerSale® for installation of the AerSafe™ system on Boeing 767 series aircraft (ST03599NY), in compliance with the Fuel Tank Flammability Reduction (FTFR) rule. This new STC is in...

Sintavia Announces Partnership with Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation DAVIE, Fla. -Friday, February 2nd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sintavia, LLC, a leading Tier One metal additive manufacturer, and Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation (“TNSC”), a global provider of industrial gases and related welding solutions to precision industries, announced today that they had formed a partnership to develop and promote...

Vahana, the Self-Piloted, eVTOL aircraft from A³ by Airbus, Successfully Completes First Full-Scale Test Flight PENDLETON, Ore. -Friday, February 2nd 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vahana, the all electric, self-piloted, VTOL aircraft from A³ by Airbus, today announced the successful completion of its first full-scale flight test, reaching a height of 5 meters (16 feet) before descending safely. The test was completed at 8:52AM Pacific on January 31,...

FINEOS to Sponsor 2018 LIMRA Enrollment Technology Strategy Seminar DUBLIN -Thursday, February 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- FINEOS Corporation, the market leading provider of core systems for Life, Accident and Health insurance, today announced it will be premier sponsor of the 2018 LIMRA Enrollment Technology Strategy Seminar in Jacksonville, Florida from February 6-8. The seminar provides a forum...

Yoodo Breaks New Ground in the Malaysian Mobile Market SARATOGA, Calif. -Thursday, February 1st 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- MATRIXX Software today announced that Yoodo, Malaysia’s newest mobile player, has launched as the first mobile service in the country that enables customers to completely customize their mobile plan. Challenging the status quo, Yoodo is a new mobile brand that gives their...

Stephen M. Cutler, Former General Counsel of JPMorgan Chase & Co. and SEC Director of Enforcement, to Join Simpson... NEW YORK -Thursday, February 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP announced today that Stephen M. Cutler, former General Counsel and current Vice Chairman of JPMorgan Chase & Co., will join the Firm as a Litigation Partner in April. Prior to his tenure at JPMorgan, Steve served as Director of Enforcement at the...

Lenovo’s Three-Wave Strategy Delivers Strong Revenue and Earnings in Third Quarter FY2017/18 HONG KONG -Thursday, February 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Lenovo Group (HKSE: 0992) (PINK SHEETS: LNVGY) today announced results for its third fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2017. Revenue was US$12.9 billion, a 6.3 percent increase year-over-year, and 10 percent increase over the second fiscal quarter of FY2017/18. Lenovo...

GovSat-1 Successfully Launched on SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida -Thursday, February 1st 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GovSat-1 spacecraft was successfully launched into space today on board a flight-proven SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket at 4:25 PM EST from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. GovSat-1 is the first satellite of GovSat, a public private partnership between the Government of...

Electric Motor Manufacturer YASA Secures £15m Growth Funding, Opens New Oxford Production Facility OXFORD, England -Thursday, February 1st 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- YASA, the world’s leading manufacturer of axial-flux electric motors and controllers, today announced raising £15 million in growth funding. Universal Partners joins Parkwalk Advisors and other existing investors in the round, bringing the total raised by the company to...

Meggitt Training Systems to Demonstrate Export-Friendly FATS® 100MIL Virtual Simulator at SimTEX... SUWANEE, Ga. -Thursday, February 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Meggitt Training Systems, the leading provider of integrated live-fire and virtual weapons training products and services for armed forces and law enforcement, will demonstrate its export-friendly FATS® 100MIL small-arms training system at the Simulation Exhibition and...

Alantra Equities goes live with ULLINK’s MiFID-ready High-Touch and Connectivity solutions PARIS -Thursday, February 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ULLINK, the global provider of electronic trading and connectivity solutions to the financial community, announced today that Alantra Equities (formerly known as N+1 Equities) has successfully gone live with ULLINK’s high-touch order management system (OMS) ODISYS and NYFIX...

Anticipation Builds as GSMA Mobile World Congress 2018 Approaches BARCELONA, Spain -Thursday, February 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA today announced final updates for Mobile World Congress, including new keynote speakers, programme developments, partners and sponsors. Mobile World Congress will be held 26 February – 1 March 2018 at Fira Gran Via in Barcelona, with events also taking place at Fira...

GSMA Innovation City Offers View into Future of Mobile at Mobile World Congress 2018 BARCELONA, Spain -Thursday, February 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA Innovation City will be at Mobile World Congress 2018 once more, offering visitors with an opportunity to discover how mobile products and services are helping to create a better future for citizens and businesses around the world. The interactive exhibition space,...

Tanzania Selects HID Global to Deliver e-Immigration Solution and Electronic Passports AUSTIN, Texas -Thursday, February 1st 2018 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- HID Global®, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced that the government of Tanzania has selected HID as its prime supplier for an end-to-end solution for issuing electronic passports as part of Tanzania’s transformative e-Immigration programme....

Blogger sheds 22 kg in less than 12 weeks thanks to CosmeSurge Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, January 31st 2018 [ar]  

In 2017, an estimated 70 per cent of men and 67 per cent of women in the UAE aged 15 years are considered overweight. Dina, a 39-year-old blogger, was among them and struggled with weight gain for seven years. In less than twelve weeks, Dina has shed 22 kg in a transformation that began with a...