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Science, Innovation, and Inclusion Are Vital in Addressing the World’s Most Pressing Issues, Says PMI CEO in... LAUSANNE, Switzerland -Wednesday 22 September 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Jacek Olczak, Chief Executive Officer of Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM), today delivered remarks at the 2021 Concordia Annual Summit. Olczak discussed the need to draw on the lessons learned from the global response to COVID-19 and create transparent...

MFA Certifies First MulteFire Device and Base Station to Enable Private Networks in Unlicensed Spectrum -Wednesday 22 September 2021

News Highlights: First MFA certified user equipment is the Nokia Industrial MulteFire fieldrouter 700, available globally for deployment with the certified Nokia MulteFire radio access point and Nokia Digital Automation Cloud (DAC) application platform. The combined solution will help...

Boehringer Ingelheim Acquires Abexxa Biologics to Further Expand its Research Efforts in Cancer Immunology and Novel... -Tuesday 21 September 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boehringer Ingelheim today announced the acquisition of Abexxa Biologics Inc., a biopharmaceutical company taking a new approach in the fields of immuno-oncology and oncology research to develop the next generation of precision medicines designed to revolutionize cancer...

Citi, IFC and Global Bank Partner to Finance Women’s Economic Empowerment in Panama -Tuesday 21 September 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Citi, Global Bank and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) have partnered to provide more mortgages and Small Medium Enterprise (SME) business loans to women. The joint initiative offers a first-of-its-kind co-lending transaction of a $90 million loan ($20 million...

Hologic Releases Results of Inaugural Global Women’s Health Index – First Study Representing the Health of... -Tuesday 21 September 2021  

Index Finds Women’s Health Needs Are Not Being Met Globally and Provides Data Roadmap for Improvement Analysis Identifies Five Health Dimensions that Correlate with Women’s Life Expectancy (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hologic, Inc. (Nasdaq: HOLX), a global leader in women's health, today shared...

Cybercriminal Attacks Accelerate Global Cybersecurity Crisis According to 1H2021 NETSCOUT Threat Intelligence Report -Tuesday 21 September 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- NETSCOUT SYSTEMS, INC., (NASDAQ: NTCT) today announced findings from its bi-annual Threat Intelligence Report that underscore the dramatic impact cyberattacks continue to have on private and public organizations and governments worldwide. In the first half of 2021,...

EMGA Advises Landmark US$300M Debt Raise for BTG Pactual With DFC -Tuesday 21 September 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Emerging Markets Global Advisory Limited (EMGA), the niche investment bank focused on emerging markets, announces today a landmark Senior Debt capital raise transaction that will allow BTG Pactual to expand its small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) activities in...

The Climate Pledge Announces 86 New Signatories, Including Procter & Gamble, HP, and Salesforce, Signaling Their... -Tuesday 21 September 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Amazon and Global Optimism announced that more than 200 companies have now signed The Climate Pledge. The 86 new signatories joining The Climate Pledge include Procter & Gamble, HP, Salesforce, ASOS, and Nespresso. Pledge signatories in total generate over $1.8...

White Oak Buys Finacity in Flagship Acquisition -Tuesday 21 September 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- White Oak Global Advisors (“White Oak”) has completed the acquisition of Finacity Corporation (“Finacity”) a global leader in working capital and trade finance funding solutions to global businesses. Finacity originates, structures and places over USD$100 billion in...

Spotify Uses ReadSpeaker to Power Custom Voices for Car Thing Smart Player -Tuesday 21 September 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ReadSpeaker, the most trusted, independent digital voice partner for global businesses, today announced that Spotify uses ReadSpeaker’s text-to-speech (TTS) technology to deliver custom voices for Spotify’s newest exploration in the US - a limited release of Car Thing, a...

Moody’s Accelerates Net-Zero Commitments to 2040; Recognized as a UN Global Compact LEAD Company -Tuesday 21 September 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE: MCO) today announced its commitment to achieve net-zero emissions across its operations and value chain by 2040, bringing its original target forward by 10 years. The new commitment date aligns with Moody’s published Decarbonization Plan and...

 Celltrion’s monoclonal antibody treatment for COVID-19, regdanvimab (CT-P59) becomes the first authorized... -Monday 20 September 2021  

 The approval marks the first time a monoclonal antibody treatment for COVID-19 received full approval to treat patients with COVID-19 The approval includes an expansion of patients that can be treated with regdanvimab (CT-P59) for COVID-19 and a reduced time period for the treatment...

Prince William announces 15 Finalists for inaugural year of the £50 million Earthshot Prize -Saturday 18 September 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Earthshot Prize announces today its first-ever shortlist of 15 Finalists, each with a chance of winning £1million to support their innovative environmental solutions to the greatest challenges facing the planet. Prince William said: "Over half a century ago, President...

Wipro Announces Co-innovation Space with Google Cloud -Saturday 18 September 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced the launch of the Wipro-Google Cloud Innovation Arena in Bangalore, India. This cloud collaboration space will...

Panasonic Completes Acquisition of Blue Yonder -Saturday 18 September 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Panasonic Corporation announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Blue Yonder, the leading end-to-end, digital fulfillment platform provider. Panasonic has now purchased the remaining 80% of shares of Blue Yonder, adding to the 20% which Panasonic acquired in...

Landmark Celebrates 30 Years as the Industry Leader in Personal & Professional Growth, Training and Development -Saturday 18 September 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Landmark (Landmark Worldwide), established in 1991, celebrates its 30th anniversary with more than three million people across the globe having been positively and powerfully contributed to and empowered by its programs. Marking a related anniversary, it was 50 years ago that...

Virpax® Pharmaceuticals Announces Closing of $40 Million Public Offering of Common Stock -Saturday 18 September 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Virpax® Pharmaceuticals Inc. (“Virpax” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ:VRPX), a company specializing in developing pharmaceutical products for pain management, today announced the closing of an underwritten public offering of 6,670,000 shares of its common stock at a...

Entersekt Enables FIDO Authentication for Improved Security, User Experience, and Customer Choice -Saturday 18 September 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- CYBER attacks pose a massive risk for financial institutions. The cost of data breaches averages tens of millions of dollars, and other after-effects are often far-reaching for organizations and their customers. At the root of these breaches are passwords – in an estimated...

Egon Zehnder Global Study Reveals CEOs Are More Self-Aware, Yet Need to Become More Relational and Adaptive -Saturday 18 September 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Egon Zehnder, the world’s preeminent leadership advisory firm, today announced the results of a study which surveyed 972 CEOs worldwide, capturing the pulse on how CEO roles and expectations are evolving at the hand of momentous global challenges and emerging trends. The...

Takeda’s EXKIVITY™ (mobocertinib) Approved by U.S. FDA as the First Oral Therapy Specifically Designed for... -Friday 17 September 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved EXKIVITY (mobocertinib) for the treatment of adult patients with locally advanced or metastatic non-small cell lung cancer...