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Thales to Deliver the World’s First Fully Integrated Unmanned Mine Countermeasures System for the Royal Navy and... PARIS LA DÉFENSE -Sunday 29 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Following the first phase of the program in which two demonstrators have successfully proven their operational performances at sea, France and the United Kingdom marked the tenth anniversary of the Lancaster House treaties by signing a joint contract for Thales to start the...

Empay, the world’s first contactless instant credit lifestyle payment ecosystem, launched in Dubai -Sunday 29 November 2020  

The Emirates Payment Services L.L.C has announced the launch of Empay, the world’s first contactless instant credit lifestyle payment ecosystem. Empay, designed and developed within the UAE’s Smart Government program framework, is a payment application for secure and cashless transactions....

RETAIL 2020 White Paper: The Pandemic Rewriting New Rules -Sunday 29 November 2020  

With the Covid-19 situation setting-off many changes in consumer behavior, the latest white paper powered by CG-Data aims to unravel the real impact of the Pandemic on the Retail economy across the KSA market. With insightful findings on the prevalent E-commerce boom, this piece also explores...

BenQ Launches Eye Care Monitors GW2480T and GW2780T with Monitor Light ScreenBar -Sunday 29 November 2020  

Global leader in digital lifestyle innovations, BenQ announces its latest Eye-Care monitors GW2480T and GW2780T along with a Monitor Light ScreenBar. Together they make a powerful combination for safeguarding eye health, especially during the work and study from home environment established...

Leveraging Its Mobile ID, IDEMIA Brings Digital Travel Credentials to Life -Friday 27 November 2020  

During the November International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) virtual conference, IDEMIA, the global leader in augmented identity and security solutions, presented, with a major airline company, its Digital Travel Credentials (DTC) demonstrator - latest digital ID generation enhancing...

Mavenir and Airtel Demonstrate O-RAN RIC (RAN Intelligent Controller) at Global O-RAN ALLIANCE Plugfest hosted by Airtel... -Thursday 26 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bharti Airtel (“Airtel”), India’s largest integrated telco, together with Mavenir, demonstrated O-RAN Intelligent Controller (RIC), at the recent Global O-RAN ALLIANCE Plugfest it hosted. The Global Plugfest, which was a first for the India region participation,...

ViacomCBS to Sell Simon & Schuster to Penguin Random House for $2.175 Billion -Thursday 26 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ViacomCBS Inc. (NASDAQ: VIAC, VIACA) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell the publishing business Simon & Schuster (“Simon & Schuster”) to Penguin Random House LLC (“Penguin Random House”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Bertelsmann SE & Co....

Gulf Brokers: Markets cheer a Biden victory -Thursday 26 November 2020

Stocks and oil prices cheered the confirmation of Joe Biden’s victory, which means a more generous stimulus package to be deployed as soon as possible. The recent rally also supported by more upbeat news on the coronavirus vaccine. Meanwhile, Donald Trump rejected the outcome of the U.S....

Last and Final Victory for Sisvel Before the German Federal Supreme Court (BGH) In the Sisvel vs Haier Cases -Thursday 26 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Yesterday the German Federal Supreme Court heard the oral arguments in another patent infringement case between Sisvel and Haier regarding Sisvel’s request for injunctive relief for infringement of cellular standard essential patents (SEPs) it owns. The decision rendered...

ViaBTC Launches New Cloud Mining Service with BTC and ETH Contracts Available -Thursday 26 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ViaBTC, the world-leading cryptocurrency mining pool, today launches a new cloud mining service. Customers around the world now can purchase Bitcoin and Ethereum contracts with USDT, BTC, BCH, ETH or LTC. ViaBTC will be running top-of-the-line mining machines in different...

Northern Data AG Commissions First Data Center in the Netherlands -Thursday 26 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Northern Data AG (XETRA: NB2, ISIN: DE000A0SMU87), a leading provider of High-Performance Computing (HPC) solutions, is commissioning its latest HPC data center near Maastricht. This new facility will entail one of the largest GPU clusters worldwide and will be the Company's...

SAUDI URBAN20 CHAIR WISHES ITALY ‘BUONA FORTUNA’ WITH THE 2021 URBAN20 PRESIDENCY -Thursday 26 November 2020  

The Urban20 (U20) Chair, His Excellency Fahd Al-Rasheed, President of the Royal Commission for Riyadh City has today wished his Italian counterparts good luck or “Buona Fortuna” as Italy prepares to take up the reins of the 2021 G20 Presidency and the engagement group of cities, the U20....

DEWA Innovation Centre and 800MW 3rd phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park inaugurated -Thursday 26 November 2020      

HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has inaugurated Dubai Electricity and Water Authority’s (DEWA’s) Innovation Centre and the 800MW third phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park, the largest single-site...

WTA and Stats Perform Serve up Breakthrough Tennis AI and Data Partnership, in Landmark Deal for Women’s Sports -Thursday 26 November 2020

Official WTA umpire chair data and new ultrafast shot statistics to combine for unprecedented levels of fan engagement and betting experiences Enhanced AI-driven data for more matches and players, made even more accessible to fans Six-year agreement will focus on...

Vifor Pharma supports Iron Deficiency Day 2020 to highlight global impact on health and gender inequality -Thursday 26 November 2020

In its sixth year, a growing international coalition underlines significant harm to health caused by iron deficiency Impact on women moves up political agenda at REYKJAVÍK GLOBAL FORUM - WOMEN LEADERS 2020 This year the focus is on raising awareness of symptoms, importance of diagnosis...

PureFacts Financial Solutions acquires Quartal Financial Solutions to become a global WealthTech leader -Thursday 26 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PureFacts Financial Solutions, a leading WealthTech provider of fees, reporting and AI-powered predictive analytics solutions, has acquired Quartal Financial Solutions, Europe’s leading provider of fee billing and commission solutions for the financial and insurance...

MEDIROM Healthcare Technologies Inc. Announces Filing of Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering on... -Wednesday 25 November 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MEDIROM Healthcare Technologies Inc. (“MEDIROM”), the healthcare company which runs branded relaxation salons in Japan, today announced it has publicly filed a registration statement on Form F-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) relating to a...

Advanced Technology Research Council Announces ‘ASPIRE’ – to Drive the Creation of Future... -Wednesday 25 November 2020  

The newly established Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC) has today announced its plans to drive the creation of future transformative technologies with the launch of its dedicated technology programme management pillar, ASPIRE. ASPIRE works in consultation with cross-sector industry...

Zynga and Automotive Tuner Liberty Walk Launch One-Of-A-Kind Design Competition for CSR Racing 2’s New Elite... -Wednesday 25 November 2020      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Zynga (Nasdaq:ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, announced a partnership with Japanese premier car tuner Liberty Walk for the launch of the new Elite Tuners feature and ‘Design A Wrap’ competition in CSR Racing 2 (CSR2). Starting December 9,...

Exclusive Networks Acquires Nuaware to Accelerate Cloud and DevOps Opportunities for Channel and Vendor Partners -Wednesday 25 November 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Exclusive Networks today announced the acquisition of Nuaware, a hyper growth, born-in-the-cloud distributor at the bleeding edge of cloud, DevSecOps and containerisation. The move adds immediate global scale and services capability to the Nuaware proposition and portfolio,...