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Dubai to organise Global Investment in Aviation Summit in January 2020 DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday 16 July 2019  

The General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) of UAE has announced that the second edition of Global Investment in Aviation Summit (GIAS) 2020, themed ‘Enabling Global Aviation Growth through Fund Raising and Key Partnerships’ will be held in Dubai from January 27-29. Over 200 investors and...

HSEVEN Accelerate World-Class African Startups -Tuesday 16 July 2019  

HSEVEN, Africa’s largest accelerator is launching “HSEVEN DISRUPT AFRICA”, an ambitious startup acceleration program designed for entrepreneurs of the Moroccan and African diaspora. The 6-month program will provide a seed investment of €150,000 plus an eventual investment of €500,000...

FVC Partners with Avaya to Help Businesses Across Africa Deliver Next-Generation Digital Experiences -Tuesday 16 July 2019  

FVC, a leading Value-Added-Distributor in the Middle East and Africa, has partnered with Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE: AVYA) to help businesses across North, West, East, Centra Africa and Egypt (NWECA) deliver unmatched customer experiences with Unified Communications, Collaboration and Cloud...

TRIGO Announced as Toyota’s Official Quality Partner -Monday 15 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- TRIGO Group was selected by Toyota to be their sole provider in quality control, inspection, and management activities. For more than 20 years, TRIGO has been offering quality management solutions focused mainly for the automotive and aerospace industries and is now...

Boehringer Ingelheim Acquires AMAL Therapeutics, Significantly Enriching Its Cancer Immunology Portfolio with Novel... -Monday 15 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boehringer Ingelheim today announced its acquisition of all shares of AMAL Therapeutics SA, a private Swiss biotechnology company focused on cancer immunotherapy and advancing first-in-class therapeutic cancer vaccines derived from its technology platform KISIMA. AMAL’s lead...

Terra Drone Sets Up Joint Venture with NDTCCS, the Largest NDT Inspection Services Provider in the Middle East -Sunday 14 July 2019  

One of the largest providers of industrial drone solutions in the world, Tokyo-headquartered Terra Drone Corporation, has entered into an investment agreement with NDT Corrosion Control Services Co. (NDTCCS), a leading Saudi company which has been providing nondestructive testing and inspection...

Blue Magic Inc. to Launch japanese-cuisine.com, Using e-Learning to Teach the Culture and Techniques of Authentic... -Friday 12 July 2019    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Blue Magic Inc., headquartered in Tokyo, Yukiko Akimoto, CEO, has developed an e-learning program to teach the culture and techniques of authentic Japanese cuisine in conjunction with the Japanese Culinary Academy, located in Kyoto, Yoshihiro Murata, Director. The program is...

Shilpa Shetty Wellness Video On Demand Service Powered By Brightcove -Thursday 11 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Brightcove (NASDAQ: BCOV), the leading provider of cloud services for video, today announced that SSK Osmosis, a joint venture by Shilpa Shetty Kundra and Digiosmosis, has selected the Brightcove video platform to stream fitness videos on demand in the Shilpa Shetty app....

Morinaga Milk’s Probiotic Bifidobacterium longum BB536 Achieves Self-Affirmed GRAS for Infants in Celebration of... -Thursday 11 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Morinaga Milk Industry Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:2264), a leading Japanese dairy product company, today announced its proprietary probiotic Morinaga Bifidobacterium longum BB536 has received self-affirmed GRAS (Generally Recognized as Safe) for infant formulas, in honor of its 50th...

“MORI Building DIGITAL ART MUSEUM: teamLab Borderless” to Celebrate First Anniversary -Thursday 11 July 2019    

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- MORI Building DIGITAL ART MUSEUM: teamLab Borderless, a museum jointly operated by Mori Building Co., Ltd, a leading urban landscape developer, and teamLab, a world-leading digital art collective -- announced that it celebrated its one year anniversary on June 21. The...

Velodyne Highlights Advanced Lidar at Automated Vehicles Symposium -Thursday 11 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Booth #501) will showcase its smart, powerful lidar solutions for autonomous vehicles (AVs) and advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) at the Automated Vehicles Symposium, July 15 to 18 in Orlando. The Velodyne booth will highlight the Velodyne...

Rimini Street Announces Middle East Expansion to Support Growing Client Base Across the Gulf, Saudi Arabia and Turkey -Thursday 11 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced it is significantly strengthening its investment in and...

Bacardi Names Tony Latham Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer -Wednesday 10 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bacardi Limited, the largest privately held spirits company in the world, today announces the appointment of Tony Latham to Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Latham, who joins Bacardi from Unilever, will oversee all finance activities including global...

Moody’s Analytics Wins Two Risk Technology Awards for its IFRS 9 Solutions -Wednesday 10 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Analytics, a global provider of financial intelligence, has won two 2019 Risk Technology Awards for its IFRS 9 solutions: » IFRS 9 – Enterprise Solution of the Year » IFRS 9 – ECL Modelling Solution of the Year These are two of six categories won,...

Moody’s Analytics Wins Six Risk Technology Awards -Wednesday 10 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Moody’s Analytics, a global provider of financial intelligence, has won six categories in the 2019 Risk Technology Awards. Bank ALM System of the Year Credit Data Provider of the Year Wholesale Credit Modelling Software of the Year Enterprise-Wide Stress Testing...

ABB Robotics to Develop Solutions for the Hospital of the Future -Wednesday 10 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABB announced that it will introduce collaborative robots to medical laboratories as it opens a new healthcare hub at the Texas Medical Center (TMC) innovation campus in Houston, Texas. The facility will be ABB’s first dedicated healthcare research center when it opens in...

First IBC Social Impact Awards Celebrate Industry Diversity, Sustainability & Ethical Leadership -Wednesday 10 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The industry’s sense of social responsibility is stronger than ever, movements championing diversity and inclusivity are gathering momentum at an unprecedented pace and there is a conscious increase in company initiatives making a positive impact in the wider world. To...

Idriverplus Building Smart Autonomous Vehicles With Velodyne Lidar Technology -Wednesday 10 July 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced that Idriverplus, one of the first companies in China to launch the commercialization of driverless technology and realize mass production, is using Velodyne’s groundbreaking lidar sensors in a range of autonomous driving products....

Heat-stable carbetocin has been added to the WHO Essential Medicines List for the prevention of excessive bleeding after... -Tuesday 9 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ferring Pharmaceuticals today welcomes the World Health Organization’s (WHO) addition of heat-stable carbetocin to the WHO Model List of Essential Medicines (EML) of uterotonics for the prevention of excessive bleeding after birth.1 The EML identifies medicines the WHO deems...

Moody’s Analytics Wins Enterprise-Wide Stress Testing Product of the Year at Risk Technology Awards -Tuesday 9 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Moody’s Analytics, a global provider of financial intelligence, has won Enterprise-Wide Stress Testing Product of the Year at the 2019 Risk Technology Awards. It’s one of six categories won across finance, accounting, regulatory, and credit functions. Traditionally,...