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uAvionix Files FAA TSO Application for World’s First Certified Drone Transponder BIGFORK, Mont. -Wednesday 21 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, uAvionix Corporation announced it has filed a Technical Standard Order (TSO) application with the FAA Aircraft Certification Office (ACO) for its flagship Mode S ADS-B OUT transponder for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). The ping200X follows a line of groundbreaking, low...

Women 20 (W20) Challenges G20 Leaders to Close the Gap between Imagination and Reality on Women’s Equality -Wednesday 21 October 2020  

Women 20 (W20), the women’s engagement group to the G20, challenged G20 leaders to live up to their promises of the past and make women’s economic equality a reality. Laying out measures to expedite the economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, the W20 presented its Communiqué to...

The 26th China Yiwu International Commodities (Standards) Fair to Kick Off This Month With More Activities to Promote... -Wednesday 21 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 26th China Yiwu International Commodities (Standards) Fair ("Yiwu Fair") will be held at Yiwu International Expo Center on October 21-25, 2020. Founded in 1995 and as one of the three export exhibitions sponsored by China’s Ministry of Commerce, Yiwu Fair is now the...

Velodyne Lidar Calls for Action to Improve Pedestrian Safety -Wednesday 21 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR) today published a white paper that calls for independent performance testing of driver assistance systems to be expanded to include dark nighttime scenarios. The change would address a gap in current testing protocols that primarily looks at...

Ideematec Unveils Horizon L:Tec Solar Tracker at Solar Power International 2020 -Wednesday 21 October 2020    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ideematec Inc., the leading global supplier of solar tracking systems, today announced its Horizon L:Tec solar tracker at Solar Power International 2020. The new two-module-in-portrait (2P) tracker features a patented locking technology that secures modules in position against...

B2Broker Launches New Website and Branding as Part of Corporate Development and Expansion Plans -Tuesday 20 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- B2Broker, a leading liquidity and technology provider of solutions to the forex and crypto industry, is pleased to announce it has launched its new website and new corporate branding. This is the company’s first major website and corporate identity update and is aligned with...

Activist Malala Yousafzai and American Football Coach Katie Sowers Among Others to Headline PMI® Virtual... -Tuesday 20 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Project Management Institute (PMI), the world's leading association for the project management profession, is providing professionals around the world the opportunity to join three more groundbreaking Virtual Experience Series events on 20 October 2020, 12 November 2020, and 9...

Alibaba Group Unveils Plans for 2020 11.11 Global Shopping Festival -Tuesday 20 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA; HKEX: 9988) today kicked off its 11.11 Global Shopping Festival (“11.11” or “Festival”) with new innovations and features to meet rapidly changing consumer trends. These include the participation of Alipay’s digital lifestyle...

Octapharma announces FDA approval of updated NUWIQ® Prescribing Information to include immunogenicity data in... -Tuesday 20 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Octapharma is pleased to announce that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved an updated Prescribing Information (PI) for NUWIQ®, Octapharma’s human cell line-derived recombinant factor VIII (FVIII). NUWIQ ® is approved for the prevention and treatment of...

Entrust Launches Next-Generation, Secure Cloud-Based Direct-to-Card ID Desktop Issuance Solution -Tuesday 20 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Entrust, a leading provider of trusted identities, payments and data protection, today announced the Sigma® Instant Desktop Issuance solution, an innovative direct-to-card solution for instant physical and mobile ID issuance. Designed for both cloud and on-premise deployment,...

Vifor Pharma and Cara Therapeutics sign US license agreement for i.v. Korsuva™* to treat dialysis patients with... -Tuesday 20 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulatory News: This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20201019005725/en/ Vifor Pharma and Cara Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq:CARA) today announced that both companies have signed a license agreement for...

CHRYSO Strengthens Its Presence in Morocco with APTEX -Monday 19 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The CHRYSO Group, one of the world leaders in construction chemicals, today announced the signing of an agreement to acquire a majority stake in APTEX. Present for more than thirty years in Morocco, the CHRYSO brand enjoys a solid reputation with customers and the company...

Bentley Systems announces Executive Appointments of Nicholas Cumins (Chief Product Officer), Katriona... -Monday 19 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bentley Systems, Incorporated (Nasdaq: BSY), the infrastructure engineering software company, announced today, following the initial public offering of its stock on September 23, the company’s successful recruitment for three significant operating positions. All three new...

The Global Dominance of Egyptian Squash Players Persists -Monday 19 October 2020  

World no. 2 Ali Farag and world no. 2 Nour El Sherbini were crowned as the champions of the “CIB Egyptian Squash Open 2020” men’s and women’s platinum event after a series of fiercely competitive matches by the pyramids with a strong public presence.   The tournament’s astounding...

Kasturba Medical College, India Wins XV Fujio Cup Quiz in NCRM NICHE 2020 -Monday 19 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sufyan Ibrahim and Himanshu Yashavanthi Nagesh of Kasturba Medical College, India, won the prestigious Fujio Cup Quiz (FCQ), an active knowledge gaining academic event of NCRM NICHE 2020, on stem cells and regenerative medicine, in a toughly fought contest among teams...

Alibaba Acquires Controlling Stake in Sun Art -Monday 19 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA and HKEX: 9988, “Alibaba” or “Alibaba Group”) today announced it will invest approximately USD3.6 billion in respect of Sun Art Retail Group Limited (HKEX: 6808, “Sun Art”), a leading hypermarket and supermarket operator in...

Raysut Maldives Cement JV Formed; Acquisition of LafargeHolcim Stake Completed -Sunday 18 October 2020  

Oman’s largest cement manufacturer, Raysut Cement Company (RCC), said it has closed the deal of acquiring 75 per cent of LafargeHolcim’s cement terminal at Thilafushi Island in Maldives, and a  new joint venture - Raysut Maldives Cement Pvt. Ltd. – has been formed. The new entity with...

“Captain Tsubasa: Dream Team” Original Players Approved by Yoichi Takahashi Voice Actor Autograph Giveaway!... -Sunday 18 October 2020  

KLab Inc., a leader in online mobile games, announced that new original characters created under the supervision of Yoichi Takahashi, the original author of Captain Tsubasa, will be added to its head-to-head football simulation game Captain Tsubasa: Dream Team starting today. In commemoration,...

STARS OF SCIENCE JURY JOIN REMOTELY IN ANOTHER UNPRECEDENTED MILESTONE -Sunday 18 October 2020  

Qatar Foundation’s Stars of Science has undertaken several measures to continue filming Season 12, overcoming the difficulties presented by COVID-19 while ensuring the safety of contestants, jury members, experts, and filming crew. And in this week’s episode – as international flights...

New Data Reveals the Cause of Traffic Congestions -Sunday 18 October 2020  

“While the COVID-19 pandemic has changed life as we know it, we resumed ‘normalcy’ again, traffic has picked up and roads  are becoming more congested. Road safety will remain an important concern. Noor Takaful | Ethical Insurance in partnership with RoadSafetyUAE is committed to...