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Kasada Secures Strategic Partnership With IFC to Support the Hospitality Sector in Sub-Saharan Africa JOHANNESBURG -Tuesday 27 July 2021

Kasada has secured a strategic partnership with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) to create a large hotel portfolio in Sub-Saharan Africa through a US$160 million debt facility, of which a US$80 million senior loan was disbursed by IFC and Proparco to finance the first transaction of...

6th Global Business Forum Africa descends on Dubai this October -Tuesday 27 July 2021  

The sixth edition of the Global Business Forum (GBF) Africa will be held in Dubai on October 13-14, 2021 under the theme Transformation Through Trade. This year’s Forum is organised by Dubai Chamber and Expo 2020 Dubai on the sidelines of Expo 2020 Dubai, a mega event bringing together 173...

Cat Rock Capital Issues Presentation on Just Eat Takeaway.com -Tuesday 27 July 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Cat Rock Capital Management LP (together with its affiliates, “Cat Rock Capital”), a long-term oriented investment firm and beneficial owner of approximately 10.0 million shares of the common stock of Just Eat Takeaway.com NV (“Just Eat Takeaway.com”, “JET”, or...

Thales Biometric Payment Card: a Secure Innovation in Your Pocket -Tuesday 27 July 2021  

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Xv_pXjXu8D0 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Payment cards are familiar products, which are part of our daily lives. They have evolved quickly over recent years with the emergence of contactless technology. At the heart of this move, Thales has helped banks to constantly...

HKTDC Twin Jewellery Events Open in Hong Kong -Monday 26 July 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewellery Show and HKTDC Hong Kong International Diamond, Gem & Pearl Show, opened on 25 July at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) and will run until 29 July. The twin shows are the first two physical trade fairs to be...

ABB to Divest Mechanical Power Transmission Division (Dodge) to RBC Bearings for $2.9 Billion -Monday 26 July 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ABB today announced it has signed a definitive agreement to divest its Mechanical Power Transmission division (Dodge) to RBC Bearings Incorporated (Nasdaq: ROLL), for $2.9 billion in cash. The transaction will create a leading manufacturer of highly engineered,...

LG LAUNCHES 4K OLED TV LINEUP IN THE GULF REGION, WITH AI PICTURE, SOUND AND ARABIC VOICE SUPPORT -Monday 26 July 2021  

LG Electronics (LG) has today announced the availability of its latest industry-leading OLED televisions in the Gulf region – a flagship TV lineup upgraded with features such as a new OLED panel, greater color accuracy and contrast, an enhanced AI processor and redesigned webOS interface for...

First-of-Its-Kind “Pathways to Dairy Net Zero” Initiative to Raise Climate Ambition for the Global Dairy... -Monday 26 July 2021  

Global Pathways to Dairy Net Zero initiative is being created to accelerate climate change action throughout the dairy sector. New research is being conducted to identify where positive change is possible across all types of dairy systems and regions. The entire...

ABB to present sustainable solutions at Dubai EXPO 2020 -Monday 26 July 2021  

ABB will participate in the Dubai EXPO 2020 as an official partner of the Swedish Pavilion and showcase its leading technology in a digital and interactive way partnering with more than 100 companies and institutions. With a history of more than 130 years and Sweden as one of the birthplaces of...

Women in India are the first in the world to receive new heat-stable carbetocin formulation to prevent excessive... -Monday 26 July 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- After nearly a decade of public-private collaboration, Ferring Pharmaceuticals today announces the first use of heat-stable carbetocin (Carbetocin Ferring) for the prevention of excessive bleeding after birth, known as postpartum haemorrhage (PPH). Heat-stable carbetocin is...

Peru Strengthens Its Revival Through Expo 2020 Dubai -Monday 26 July 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Export and Tourism Promotion Commission – PROMPERÚ reaffirmed Peru’s participation in Expo 2020 Dubai, which was to take place last year, but had been postponed due to the pandemic and will now be held from October 1 until March 2022.  “The development of Expo...

MAURITIUS WELCOMES INTERNATIONAL TRAVELLERS FOLLOWING ACCELERATION OF VACCINATION PROGRAMME -Monday 26 July 2021      

Mauritius has opened its borders to international travellers, both vaccinated and non-vaccinated, from 15 July 2021. Phase 1 of reopening of the borders for the Indian Ocean Island will run until 30 September 2021 and allows vaccinated guests to stay in one of 14 chosen “resort...

Umbrella Beach Project to Put UAE’s Fujairah on Global Tourism Map -Monday 26 July 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Umbrella Beach, an ambitious tourism project now underway on the eastern coast of the UAE, appears set to put the Emirate of Fujairah on the international tourism map. Slated for completion later this year, the project’s first phase will include at least 15 storefronts, to...

ARZAN WEALTH SUCCESSFULLY SELLS AN OFFICE BUILDING IN THE NETHERLANDS -Monday 26 July 2021  

Arzan Wealth (DIFC) Limited (‘Arzan Wealth’), a Dubai-based advisory firm regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority, is pleased to announce that it has advised its client on the sale of an office building in Leiden, The Netherlands. The sold property is a high-quality office...

Earnix Announces Acquisition to Fuel Transformative New Usage-Based Auto Insurance Offering -Sunday 25 July 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Earnix, a global provider of advanced rating, pricing, and product personalization solutions for insurers and banks, announced it has acquired AI-powered telematics provider Driveway Software Corporation’s assets and will be joined by Driveway’s strong and highly capable...

Wipro Recognized as 2021 Microsoft Modernizing Applications Partner of the Year -Sunday 25 July 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced that it has won the 2021 Microsoft Partner of the Year Award in the Modernizing Applications category. In addition,...

NHOA Masterplan10x and Strategic Ambitions €230 Million New Financial Resources Contemplated -Saturday 24 July 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulatory News: NHOA’s Chief Executive Officer, Carlalberto Guglielminotti, presented to the Board of Directors the outcome of a comprehensive strategic review of NHOA (Paris:NHOA), started by the management after the signing of the agreement between the new majority...

The Coretec Group Further Expands CHS Evaluation Partnerships -Saturday 24 July 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Coretec Group, Inc., (OTCQB: CRTG), developers of engineered silicon and 3D volumetric displays, has entered into an agreement with The French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) to evaluate The Coretec Group’s Cyclohexasilane (CHS) in the creation of...

Wyss Center Partners With Artiria Medical to Accelerate a Novel Therapy for Cerebral Vasospasm -Saturday 24 July 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Wyss Center and Artiria Medical today announced a new partnership to accelerate the translation of a novel technology that has the potential to reduce deaths and improve quality of life for stroke patients. Artiria Medical, an early-stage medical device company focused...

CyberArk Named a Leader in 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Privileged Access Management -Saturday 24 July 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CyberArk (NASDAQ: CYBR) today announced it was named a Leader in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Privileged Access Management1. The company was positioned both highest in ability to execute and furthest in completeness of vision for the third time in a row. Over the...