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Board International’s Rapid Growth Continues in 2019 CHIASSO, Switzerland & BOSTON. -Tuesday 18 February 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Board International has recorded total worldwide revenue of CHF 80.8 million (USD 83.2 million) in 2019, a 20% increase from the previous year. Cloud and Rental Annual Recurring Revenue (“ARR”) rose by 78%, bolstered by the release of Board 11, a revolutionary new version...

ABS, the Royal Canadian Navy, and Defence Research & Development Canada Launch Digital Asset Framework Pilot -Tuesday 18 February 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABS today announced it is engaged in a pilot program with the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) and Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC) to deliver the ABS Digital Asset Framework for the RCN’s Maritime Coastal Defence Vessels. The ABS Digital Asset Framework forms the...

B2Broker Introduces B2Core To Offer Businesses Brand New Pack-Based Trader’s Room Concept -Tuesday 18 February 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- B2Broker, a leading liquidity and technology provider of solutions to the forex and crypto industry, is pleased to introduce B2Core, a major upgrade to its client cabinet solution Trader’s Room, which has undergone a major overhaul in response to client demand and to meet...

National Geographic Photographer Tells AURAK About His Work -Tuesday 18 February 2020  

National Geographic contributor Kiliii Yuyan gave a presentation about his photography titled ‘True Grit in Photography (and Life)’ at the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK). The presentation was organized in conjunction with the US Consulate General in Dubai and the Sheikh...

1.86 Customer Minutes Lost (CML) of Electricity per Year in Dubai -Monday 17 February 2020      

Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has achieved a new world record in electricity Customer Minutes Lost (CML) per year. DEWA recorded 1.86 minutes, in Dubai, compared to around 15 minutes recorded by leading electricity companies in the European Union. This is a new addition to...

Western Union Launches Worldwide Coronavirus Relief Drive -Monday 17 February 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Western Union (NYSE: WU) a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, and the Western Union Foundation announced a USD $1M global matching challenge to help fight COVID-19 (coronavirus) and for relief in China and other affected countries. The...

Al Zahra Hospital Sharjah bags three awards at MOHAP Innovation Awards -Monday 17 February 2020  

Al Zahra Hospital, Sharjah won three awards at the Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) Innovation Awards. The awards were held to recognize medical institutions that work towards offering quality healthcare solutions to their patients. The hospital bagged the second spot under the...

Seoul Global Challenge 2019-2020 Finds Success in Finding Innovative Solutions to Reduce the Fine Dust in Seoul Subway -Monday 17 February 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Seoul Global Challenge (hereinafter called "SGC") 2019-2020, hosted by the Seoul Metropolitan Government and organized by Seoul Business Agency (SBA) aimed at finding innovative solutions to urban problems by inviting global innovators, culminated with the awards ceremony...

First of Its Kind Book on the Digital Transformation of the UAE Launched in Collaboration with Smart Dubai -Monday 17 February 2020  

Authors Dr. Saeed K. Al Dhaheri and Ranjit Rajan have collaborated with Smart Dubai to publish a book on the digital transformation of the UAE, aptly titled, Digital Nation: How the United Arab Emirates is building a future based on tech innovation. The 160-page book officially launched at...

NEXtCARE, the Region’s Leading Third-Party Administrator Launches Telehealth Service With Health at Hand -Sunday 16 February 2020  

Health at Hand, one of the Middle East’s most advanced telehealth providers, has launched its services with NEXtCARE. In a bid to improve access to care for NEXtCARE members, Health at Hand has developed a software solution (SDK) to provide members access to a doctor through video consultation...

JEOL: Release of a New Ultrahigh Atomic Resolution Analytical Electron Microscope JEM-ARM300F2 (GRAND ARM(TM)2) -Saturday 15 February 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- JEOL Ltd. (TOKYO:6951) (President & COO Izumi Oi) announces the release of a new atomic resolution analytical electron microscope, JEM-ARM300F2 (GRAND ARM(TM)2) to be released in February 2020. Product development background In Electron Microscopy, a great number of...

Mary Kay Participates in 2020 Generational Dermatology Palm Springs Symposium -Saturday 15 February 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mary Kay Inc., a global beauty company and leader in skin care innovation, continued its decades-long support of the beauty and scientific communities by recently supporting the 2020 Generational Dermatology Palm Springs Symposium from Feb. 14 – 16. Generational...

Tommy Hilfiger Celebrates a More Inclusive Fashion Landscape at Second Edition of Tommy Hilfiger Fashion Frontier... -Saturday 15 February 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tommy Hilfiger, which is owned by PVH Corp. [NYSE: PVH], announces Apon Wellbeing and A Beautiful Mess as winners of the 2019 Tommy Hilfiger Fashion Frontier Challenge. More than 400 applications were received for the second edition of the global program, which aims to support...

Wider View, More Facts -- Hytera LTE Body Worn Camera VM780 -Saturday 15 February 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- With the ever-increasing needs for enforcement transparency, the body-worn cameras have been widely used among law enforcement agencies, which may result in better accountability between the police officers and civilians. By exposing bad or good behaviors, the body-worn cameras...

Bacardi Limited Paves the Way For A Good Spirited Future -Friday 14 February 2020      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Family-owned Bacardi Limited has been doing the right thing for its people, its community and the planet more than 158 years. Today, the company released its fiscal year 2019 Good Spirited Corporate Responsibility (CR) Report to provide open and transparent communications in...

Plans to develop AlUla, Saudi Arabia into the ‘world’s largest living museum’ by 2035 unveiled at... -Thursday 13 February 2020  

A milestone in Saudi Arabia’s 2030 Vision to establish AlUla as the world’s largest living museum and a major heritage, cultural, arts and adventure tourism destination was reached this week as the AlUla framework plan was revealed at the 10th UN World Urban Forum. Visitors experienced...

Ascend to Purchase Compounding and Masterbatch Businesses of Poliblend and Esseti Plast -Thursday 13 February 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials, the largest fully integrated producer of polyamide 66 resin, announced today it signed an agreement to purchase Poliblend and Esseti Plast GD from D’Ottavio Group. The acquisition includes a manufacturing facility in Mozzate, Italy, the...

Edwards Launches New Compact Dry Vacuum Pump With the Highest Pumping Density on the Market -Thursday 13 February 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Edwards launch the new nXRi high performance compact dry pump, with lower input power and zero maintenance, bringing real performance improvements and cost benefits across a range of applications. Initial variants will provide pumping speeds of either 60 and 90 m3h-1 , four...

NEC and Mavenir Collaborate to Deliver 5G Open vRAN Solution -Thursday 13 February 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NEC Corporation (NEC), a leader in the integration of IT and network technologies, and Mavenir, the industry's only end-to-end cloud-native 4G/5G network software provider for Communication Service Providers (CSPs), have announced a collaboration to deliver a 5G Open...

Moody’s Analytics Named Category Leader in Chartis Credit Risk Report -Thursday 13 February 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Analytics, a global provider of financial intelligence, is a Category Leader in a new Chartis Research report evaluating leading vendors of credit risk solutions. Technology Solutions for Credit Risk 2.0: Vendor Landscape, 2019 features Chartis RiskTech Quadrants®...