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The Maritime Standard Reveals Finalists for 2019 Awards DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Sunday 22 September 2019  

A complete list of finalists for the sixth annual The Maritime Standard Awards, which will be held on Monday, 21st October 2019, at the Atlantis, the Palm, Dubai, has been officially announced. For the sixth year in a row His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President, Dubai Civil...

Patient Specific 3D Spine Model and Screw Guides Successfully Used in Scoliosis Surgery -Sunday 22 September 2019  

A 16-year old female with a 60-degree adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) underwent a successful surgery led by Dr Sherief Elsayed, Consultant Spinal Surgeon at Al Zahra Hospital, Sharjah, where a patient-specific 3D printed model of the spine was utilised to aid accuracy. This marks the first...

Steel Wood Industries (Dubai Ranch) Officially Announces the Birth of the World’s New Environmental-Friendly... -Sunday 22 September 2019

Steel Wood Industries (Dubai Ranch) and the “Home of SDB” proudly announce the “ official-birth” of a revolutionary-new “Wood-Type” of Environmental-Friendly Composite Wood Material, SDB (Steel Wood Density Board) on 19/9/19 which is now officially added to the international Database...

Visa B2B Connect Expands to 32 New Countries and Announces Integration With Infosys -Saturday 21 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) today announced that its Visa B2B Connect network has doubled its reach – from 30 global trade corridors at launch in June 2019, to 62, with the goal to expand to over 100 countries in 2020. In addition, Infosys, a global leader in next-generation...

Rimini Street Wins Gold Stevie® Award for “Company of the Year – Computer Services” in both the... -Saturday 21 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced it has been named a Gold Stevie® Award winner for Company...

Boehringer Ingelheim Partners with Inflammasome Therapeutics to Develop Novel Therapies for Patients with Retinal... -Friday 20 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim and Inflammasome Therapeutics Inc. (Inflammasome) today announced they have entered into a co-development and license agreement to develop up to three therapies for patients with retinal diseases. By combining Inflammasome’s unique intravitreal (IVT) drug...

Toshiba Memory Holdings Corporation Appoints Lorenzo A. Flores as Vice Chairman -Friday 20 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Memory Holdings Corporation, which will officially rebrand as Kioxia Holdings Corporation on October 1, 2019, today announced the appointment of Lorenzo A. Flores as Vice Chairman, effective in November, 2019. Mr. Flores brings a proven track record of strong...

CGLytics and Glass Lewis Set a New Standard for Transparency in Equity-based Compensation -Friday 20 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CGLytics, a leading global provider of governance data and analytics, and Glass Lewis, the world’s leading independent provider of governance and engagement support services, today announced the launch of Glass Lewis’ Equity Compensation Model (ECM) - a powerful new...

Andersen Global Expands Reach in London -Friday 20 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global continues its expansion in the UK as Miles Dean, Zoe Wyatt and their team join the Andersen Tax LLP team in the UK. This addition brings further depth to the group in London and enhances the team’s ability to work with clients holistically and provide...

Panasonic to Provide Additional Automated Facial Recognition Gates for Passport Control at Airports in Japan -Friday 20 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation announced that it will be providing additional automated facial recognition gates for use at an expanded number of airports in Japan and also for newly expanded use in departure procedures for foreign travelers. The additional order will bring the total...

Patient Safety Leaders and Advocates Discuss Solutions to Eliminate Preventable Patient Deaths -Friday 20 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On the same day the World Health Organization (WHO) designated World Patient Safety Day, The Patient Safety Movement Foundation’s (PSMF) Midyear Planning Meeting (MYPM) brought together more than a hundred patient safety stakeholders from across seven countries for intimate...

The LYCRA Company Announces New Solutions for the Circular Economy Under Its Planet Agenda Sustainability Platform -Thursday 19 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The LYCRA Company announced today that it is amplifying its Planet Agenda sustainability platform with the launch of LYCRA® EcoMade fiber, its first branded elastane made with pre-consumer content. The company also announced plans to convert the majority of COOLMAX® and...

Citi Empowers Middle Office Clients with Flexible Investment Data Delivery -Thursday 19 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Citi has upgraded its Investment Book of Record (IBOR) data delivery service to support Middle Office clients operating across multiple trading cycles. The so‑called ‘multi-slot’ IBOR solution can be customised to meet the operational needs of individual clients across...

Amazon Co-founds The Climate Pledge, Setting Goal to Meet the Paris Agreement 10 Years Early -Thursday 19 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) and Global Optimism announced The Climate Pledge, a commitment to meet the Paris Agreement 10 years early. Amazon today becomes the first signatory of this pledge. The Climate Pledge calls on signatories to be net zero carbon across their businesses...

Takeda Recognized in the 2019 Dow Jones Sustainability World Index -Thursday 19 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (“Takeda”) (TOKYO:4502/NYSE:TAK) today announced that it has been named in the 2019 Dow Jones Sustainability World Index, achieving more than double the average overall industry score. In addition, Takeda was named for the 10th...

Larger, healthier, more plentiful — Study proves House Wellness Foods’ Feed LP20® improves stock at the... -Thursday 19 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Eons ago, the progress of humankind was thrust forward with the development of farming. Today that progress is challenged simultaneously by climatic and socioeconomic forces, and the future hangs in the balance. Our fundamental need is to nourish the world, and the means to...

Ceravision Ltd: Ground Breaking Results for New Horticulture Light Technology. -Thursday 19 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ceravision Limited, inventor of a new and unique scientific approach to horticulture lighting, today announced the results of trials undertaken over the last six months with a group of leading horticulture businesses. Results from independently conducted trials with Bridge...

ServiceNow Secures FedRAMP High Authorization -Thursday 19 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ServiceNow (NYSE: NOW), the leading digital workflow company making work, work better for people, today announced that the ServiceNow GovCommunityCloud has obtained FedRAMP High Impact Provisional Authority to Operate (P-ATO) from the Joint Authorization Board. ServiceNow is...

IDEMIA and Zwipe Partner to Offer a Disruptive Biometric Payments Card Platform -Thursday 19 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity and one of the world’s largest biometric payment card manufacturers, and Zwipe, a leading biometric technology company, have signed an exclusive partnership and distribution agreement that sees the two companies co-investing in...

Upfield Announces Strategic Partnership with Starling (Earthworm and Airbus) to Leverage Satellite Data to Help Validate... -Thursday 19 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Upfield, a leading producer of plant-based products, announced partnership with Starling to ensure their ongoing support for Upfield’s vision for a “Better Plant Based Future” drives innovation in ingredient sourcing that protect the world’s precious ecosystems...