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Ebola: AHF Africa Urges WHO to Accelerate Response; Faults African Union’s Silence KAMPALA, Uganda -Wednesday 16 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the largest global AIDS organization operating in 43 countries, is profoundly concerned with the rise in new Ebola cases in the Democratic Republic of Congo and fear of its spread if uncontained. The August 1, 2018 outbreak is now the second...

Braidy Industries Names Metals Industry Veteran Thomas Modrowski as President of Braidy Atlas -Tuesday 15 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Braidy Industries, Inc. (“Braidy Industries”), an Ashland, Kentucky-based manufacturer of metals for the global transportation and defense industries, has named Thomas Modrowski as President of its subsidiary, Braidy Atlas. With this appointment, Braidy Industries moves...

dunnhumby Launches Media Business, Powered by Customer Data Science, that Connects Retailers and Brands to Customers... -Tuesday 15 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- NRF 2019: Retail’s Big Show – dunnhumby today introduced dunnhumby media, offering a unique combination of cross-channel media, data science and partnerships that connects retailers and brands to customers, from browsing to buying. dunnhumby media activates retailer...

Migration an Increasingly Decisive Issue for Davos’ Globalization 4.0 -Monday 14 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Migration is the central issue in world affairs and will increasingly shape key matters on the World Economic Forum’s “Globalization 4.0” agenda, according to the 2019 Henley Passport Index and Global Mobility Report, published by global residence and citizenship...

Winmore Launches New Bid and Tender Management Software for Global Logistics Market -Monday 14 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Winmore unveiled its flagship software solution today that helps the world’s freight forwarders and freight brokers streamline, accelerate and optimize their bid and tender response processes, accelerating customer acquisition, boosting win rates while improving gross...

Citi Releases 2019 Corporate Finance Priorities -Saturday 12 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Citi today released its annual Corporate Finance Priorities report, which highlights the key issues facing corporate and financial institutions. In this report, Citi reviews the key themes corporate executives need to consider in 2019 including: Navigating...

ExaGrid’s Unique Features Optimize Backups for ARBES Technologies -Friday 11 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ExaGrid®,a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced that ARBES Technologies, a leading Czech B2B developer and supplier of information systems for the financial sector has optimized its backups by installing ExaGrid systems in its...

Alibaba Launches A100 Strategic Partnership Program -Friday 11 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA) today announced the launch of “A100,” a strategic partnership program that offers companies a holistic one-stop solution to accelerate their digital transformation. Members of A100 will develop a deep and longstanding working...

LP3 Network Launches Comprehensive eLearning Program for the Hormonal Health Practitioner -Thursday 10 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Considering the fundamental value for further education on hormonal health, LP3 Network is excited to announce its new partnership with the Institute for Hormonal Health™ (IHH) as the exclusive global distributor of the IHH Educational Program™ – An Integrative Approach...

Endovascular Simulation Specialist Mentice Appoints Chief Clinical Officer -Thursday 10 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mentice, the world leading provider of endovascular performance solutions, today announced the appointment of Dr. David J. Ballard as Chief Clinical Officer and Executive Vice President of the Mentice Group. Dr. Ballard was previously appointed an independent member of the...

Virsec Honored with Two 2018 ASTORS Homeland Security Awards -Thursday 10 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Virsec, a cybersecurity company delivering a radically new approach to protect against advanced targeted attacks, today announced it has been recognized by American Security Today’s Homeland Security Awards. The Virsec Security Platform received both a Gold Award for Best...

New GSMA Intelligence Research Reveals Consumer Views on 5G and the Future of Devices -Thursday 10 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GSMA Intelligence, the research and consulting arm of the GSMA, has published the initial results of its latest Consumer Survey, providing a wealth of insight on consumer technology adoption trends set to shape the industry over the coming years. The new data forms the basis of...

Barbara D’Amato Joins TriLinc Board of Advisors as a Senior Advisor -Thursday 10 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- TriLinc Global, LLC (“TriLinc”) announced today that Barbara D’Amato, CEO and Strategy Director of Trilogy Brands Group, has joined the TriLinc Board of Advisors as a senior advisor to the firm and its funds which have invested over $1 billion. “Barbara brings a...

R&D biopharmaceutical industry embraces NEW Code of Practice to boost business integrity worldwide -Thursday 10 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The new Code of Practice of the International Federation of Pharmaceutical Manufacturers and Associations (IFPMA) came into effect on 1 January 2019. The 2019 Code is marked by two important changes. First, it bans gifts and promotional aids (so-called “goodies”) for...

Asian Countries Dominate When It Comes to Passport Power in 2019 -Thursday 10 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Japan goes into the new year holding 1st place on the Henley Passport Index, with citizens enjoying visa-free/visa-on-arrival access to 190 destinations. In a further display of Asian passport power, Singapore and South Korea now sit in joint 2nd place, with access to 189...

Takeda Completes Acquisition of Shire, Becoming a Global, Values-Based, R&D-Driven Biopharmaceutical Leader -Wednesday 9 January 2019

8 months from deal announcement to deal close Strong shareholder support with high approval rates on Takeda (89.1%) and Shire (99.8%) Integration planning well underway (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502) (NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced the...

IBC2019 Technical Papers Submission is Now Open -Wednesday 9 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IBC announces today that the call for Technical Papers is now open for the IBC2019 Conference. IBC is world-renowned for the quality, timeliness and innovative subject matter of its Technical Papers. The event is an excellent opportunity for forward-thinking technologists...

Andersen Tax Expands in Turkey -Wednesday 9 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Andersen Global is proud to announce an expanded presence in Turkey as local member firm, Andersen Tax, opens a fifth office in the city of Denizli in January. Andersen Tax in Turkey, which also has a presence in Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir and Bursa, first became a member firm...

Innovid Receives $30 Million in Funding from Goldman Sachs -Wednesday 9 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Innovid, the world’s leading video advertising platform, today announced it has secured $30 million in pre-IPO funding from Goldman Sachs’ Private Capital Investing group. Innovid will use the additional capital to further its innovation and leadership in the connected TV...

Vocera Introduces New Wearable Smartbadge Purpose-Built for Healthcare -Tuesday 8 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vocera Communications, Inc. (NYSE:VCRA), a recognised leader in clinical communication and workflow solutions, today announced the launch of a new category of wearable communication devices that enables clinician agility and accelerates patient care. The Vocera Smartbadge...