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Telstra: Capital Planning & Delivery Named PMO of the Year WASHINGTON -Sunday 18 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Project Management Institute (PMI), the world’s leading association for the project, program and portfolio management profession, announced that Telstra: Capital Planning & Delivery (Melbourne, Australia) has been awarded the 2018 PMO of the Year Award. In 2012,...

Philip Morris International and Dorna Switch Gears in Quest for a World without Tobacco Smoke -Saturday 17 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE:PM) and Dorna Sports S.L., the commercial rights holder for the world FIM MotoGP Championships, have extended their partnership until the end of 2021. The two organizations have collaborated successfully for 26 years. As of 2019,...

Schlumberger Announces Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2018 Results Conference Call -Saturday 17 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) will hold a conference call on January 18, 2019 to discuss the results for the fourth quarter and full year ending December 31, 2018. The conference call is scheduled to begin at 8:30 am US Eastern time and a press release regarding the...

Visa Strengthens Commitment to Growing Digital Payments in India -Saturday 17 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visa (NYSE: V) today announced a minority investment in BillDesk, a leading platform for online payments and bill payments in India. Visa’s investment and collaboration will help BillDesk develop new product lines for its payments and loyalty businesses and also expand its...

German Court Rules Huawei, ZTE Products Infringe AVC Patents -Saturday 17 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- MPEG LA announced today that the District Court in Düsseldorf, Germany (“Landgericht Düsseldorf”) has ruled that Huawei Technologies Deutschland GmbH (“Huawei”) and ZTE Deutschland GmbH (“ZTE”) infringed patents of two patent holders in MPEG LA’s AVC Patent...

Andersen Global Adds Tax & Legal Services in Argentina -Saturday 17 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Andersen Global announced today it signed a Collaboration Agreement with Goldemberg Saladino Hermida Rolando & Asociados, in Buenos Aires. This is the second Andersen Global collaborating firm in the commerce hub of Buenos Aires, and the 20th location in nine different Latin...

SpinalCyte Announces Sustained 12-Month MRI Outcomes After CybroCell™ Injection -Saturday 17 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SpinalCyte, LLC, a Texas-based regenerative medicine company focused on regrowth of the spinal disc nucleus using its universal donor product, CybroCell™, today announced that a single injection of modified human dermal fibroblasts (HDFs), resulted in significant...

GSMA Welcomes Germany’s 5G Spectrum Award, but Cautions against Unnecessary Conditions -Friday 16 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today welcomed the German government’s decision to release the entire 3.4 to 3.8 GHz band (C-Band), essential for the future development of 5G services globally. Making available all of the spectrum in this critical band for 5G, in a timely manner, shows Germany’s...

Great Eastern Energy Corporation to Venture into Shale Gas Exploration -Friday 16 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Great Eastern Energy Corporation Limited (LSE: GEEC), the fully integrated, leading Indian Coal Bed Methane (“CBM”) Company, today announced an upgrade in its resources at its Raniganj (South) block, which has been provided by the independent reserve engineers, Advance...

GSMA Announces New Developments for MWC19 Barcelona -Friday 16 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced further details for MWC19 Barcelona (formerly Mobile World Congress), including additional keynote speakers, participating companies, programmes and events. Taking place 25-28 February 2019, with events being staged at Fira Gran Via, Fira Montjuïc and...

Amazon Web Services to Open Data Centers in Italy -Friday 16 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ: AMZN), today announced it will open an infrastructure region in Italy in early 2020. The AWS Europe (Milan) Region will comprise of three Availability Zones and will be AWS’s sixth region in Europe, joining...

Jiangsu Honggang Petrochemical Co., Ltd. to Utilize INVISTA’s Latest P8 Technology for New PTA Line -Friday 16 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- INVISTA’s technology and licensing group, INVISTA Performance Technologies (IPT), and Jiangsu Honggang Petrochemical Co., Ltd. (Honggang) have reached agreement for the licensing of INVISTA’s latest purified terephthalic acid (PTA) process technology. This is the first...

PEI-Genesis Approved as Category C Distributor for All Conesys Product Lines -Friday 16 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PEI-Genesis, the world’s fastest assembler of precision connectors, has been approved as a Category C Distributor for all Conesys product lines. PEI-Genesis will be assembling all government approved Mil-Circular connector product lines manufactured by Conesys at the...

Boehringer Ingelheim and Epizyme Announce Worldwide Collaboration to Develop Novel Epigenetic Oncology Therapies -Thursday 15 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boehringer Ingelheim and Epizyme, Inc. (Nasdaq: EPZM) today announced a new global collaboration focused on the research, development and commercialization of novel small molecule inhibitors directed toward two previously unaddressed epigenetic targets as potential therapies...

Exclusive Group and Arcitura Education Team Up for Channel Partners to Profit from Cloud Skills Gap -Thursday 15 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Exclusive Group, the value-added services and technologies (VAST) group, today announced an agreement to become the only global provider of Arcitura Education’s renowned, vendor-neutral Cloud Certified Professional (CCP) accreditation programme. The move underlines the unique...

Communications and Business Transformation Strategist Brian Ellner Joins BCW to Lead U.S. Corporate Practice -Thursday 15 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe), a leading global communications agency, announced today that Brian Ellner has joined as Executive Vice President, Global Corporate Solutions, responsible for leading and growing BCW’s U.S. Corporate Practice. Ellner takes on the role previously...

CHTF 2018 Opens, Gathering Global Enterprises and Entrepreneurs -Thursday 15 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 20th China Hi-Tech Fair (CHTF 2018) kicked off at the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center on November 14, 2018. By showcasing cutting-edge high-tech products and technologies of enterprises and institutions from around the world, CHTF 2018 remained a trend setter in...

HIMSS Announces International Expansion of Healthcare IT News and MobiHealth News -Thursday 15 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- HIMSS, a global advisor and thought leader supporting the transformation of health through information and technology, today announced the launch of regional editions of HealthcareITNews.com and MobiHealthNews.com for Asia Pacific, Europe and the United Kingdom. Both...

Northern Trust Named Best Private Bank for Family Offices -Wednesday 14 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Northern Trust’s Global Family & Private Investment Offices (GFO) group has been named Best Private Bank for Family Offices Globally by Professional Wealth Management and The Banker magazines, publications of the Financial Times Group. This marks the second year in a row...

Kymeta Takes Seamless Connectivity to AfricaCom with New Business Partnerships -Wednesday 14 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Kymeta—the communications company making good on the promise of global, mobile satellite communications—will offer static demonstrations and live driving demonstrations of Kymeta solutions at AfricaCom, Tues-Thurs, November 13-15, 2018. Seven of Kymeta’s global...