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New Data Presented at ECTRIMS Show Evobrutinib is First BTK Inhibitor to Demonstrate a Significant Reduction in Slowly... DARMSTADT, Germany -Thursday 14 October 2021  

Not intended for UK and U.S. based media   (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Merck, a leading science and technology company, today shared data in an oral presentation from a Phase II post-hoc analysis, demonstrating that the oral, central nervous system (CNS)-penetrant, fully covalent Bruton’s...

New Real-World MAVENCLAD® Data Show Sustained Effectiveness and Benefit on Quality-of-Life Measures... -Wednesday 13 October 2021  

New data presented at ECTRIMS 2021 highlight improvement in measures of physical and mental health of patients with relapsing multiple sclerosis (RMS) after one year of treatment with MAVENCLAD® (cladribine tablets) Late-breaking real-world data suggest sustained benefit of MAVENCLAD...

Worldwide Leaders Gather for 2021 Global Inclusive Growth Summit on October 14 -Tuesday 12 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 2021 Global Inclusive Growth Summit will take place on Thursday, October 14 as a free online event presented by the Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth and the Aspen Institute. The half-day “Rebuilding for All” summit will bring together leaders from across sectors...

Merck Completes Enrolment of Evobrutinib Phase III Clinical Trials Ahead of ECTRIMS 2021 -Monday 4 October 2021  

Not intended for UK and U.S. based media (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Merck, a leading science and technology company, today announced enrolment has been completed in the Phase III EVOLUTION RMS clinical trial programme, which is evaluating the efficacy and safety of investigational Bruton’s tyrosine...

Merck Announces Mutual Decision to End Bintrafusp Alfa Agreement With GSK -Friday 1 October 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Merck, a leading science and technology company, today announced a mutual decision with GSK to terminate their agreement on bintrafusp alfa, effective September 30, 2021. The decision is based on the clinical trial data generated to date, most notably the previously reported...

Creative Artists Agency to Acquire ICM Partners -Wednesday 29 September 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Leading entertainment and sports agency Creative Artists Agency (CAA) announced today the execution of a definitive agreement to acquire ICM Partners (ICM), one of the world’s premier entertainment and sports agencies, to drive broader and more inclusive representation as...

Merck to Present Latest Highlights From Oncology Portfolio at WCLC and ESMO 2021 -Monday 13 September 2021  

Not intended for UK-, US- or Canada-based media   (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Merck, a leading science and technology company, today announced research from Company-sponsored, investigator-sponsored, and collaborative studies — including two oral and two mini-oral presentations — at this...

PMI Launches Make Reality Virtual Hub to Inspire People to Turn Ideas Into Reality -Saturday 11 September 2021      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Project Management Institute (PMI) today launched Make Reality, a virtual hub designed to inspire and support changemakers as they drive transformation and create positive social impact across the world while navigating the COVID-19 pandemic. Telling the unique stories of...

KRISPY KREME® Makes Market Entry into Egypt with First Shop in Cairo -Tuesday 31 August 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- “Sweet” dreams have become reality in Cairo, Egypt, as Krispy Kreme has opened the global doughnut brand’s first location in the country with its franchise partner Americana Group. Krispy Kreme’s iconic Hot Light is now beaming in Cairo, signaling to guests that...

Merck Announces Appointment of Head of China & International for Healthcare -Friday 23 July 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Merck, a leading science and technology company, today announced that Hong Chow will join its Healthcare business sector as Head of China & International on October 1. In this role at Merck, Chow will lead China, Japan as well the regions Europe, Latin America, Asia-Pacific...

Smiths Medical Issues Worldwide Notification Regarding the Recall of Jelco® Hypodermic... -Saturday 19 June 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Smiths Medical has become aware of specific models and lots of Jelco® Hypodermic Needle-Pro® Fixed Needle Insulin Syringes that may exhibit skewed odd number line graduation markings on their syringe barrels. Markings skewed approximately 20 degrees upward have been...

Temenos transforms banking with The Temenos Banking Cloud to accelerate SaaS and AI adoption with instant access to... -Friday 28 May 2021  

For the first time, banks can now self-provision the most complete banking services at the click of a button With Temenos, banks can innovate in minutes and launch new products in days to achieve the industry’s fastest time to market With Temenos Banking Cloud, banks can...

American Express Executives to Participate in Upcoming Investor Conferences -Thursday 27 May 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- American Express (NYSE: AXP) today announced its participation in upcoming investor conferences, which will be held virtually. On Friday, June 4, 2021, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Stephen J. Squeri will participate in Bernstein’s 37th Annual Strategic Decisions...

Data from Merck’s Oncology Portfolio Highlight Significant Advances in Cancer Care at ASCO21 -Saturday 22 May 2021  

New analyses from pivotal BAVENCIO® study reinforce unique clinical benefits across different subgroups in the treatment of advanced urothelial carcinoma New data from VISION study of TEPMETKO® show association between liquid biopsy-identified biomarker and clinical response in METex14...

The Estée Lauder Companies Appoints Meridith Webster as Executive Vice President, Global Communications and... -Thursday 13 May 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) announced today that Meridith Webster will join the company in the newly-created role of Executive Vice President, Global Communications and Public Affairs, effective May 17, 2021. Meridith will report jointly to William P. Lauder,...

CKE Restaurants Opens 1,000th International Restaurant -Wednesday 12 May 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- CKE Restaurants Holdings, Inc., the parent company of Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s, announced the opening of its 1,000th international restaurant in Madrid, Spain, as they continue to bring bold, craveable burgers and flavors to all corners of the globe. The opening marks a...

American Express Global Commercial Services Group President to Participate in MoffettNathanson Payments, Processors, and... -Thursday 6 May 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- American Express (NYSE: AXP) Group President of Global Commercial Services, Anna Marrs, will participate in the MoffettNathanson Payments, Processors, and IT Services Summit held virtually on Tuesday, May 11, 2021, at 2 p.m. (ET). Ms. Marrs will participate in a...

Smiths Medical and Ivenix Partner to Revolutionize Infusion Management with First-Ever Comprehensive Suite of Infusion... -Wednesday 5 May 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Smiths Medical, a global medical device leader, today announced it has formed an exclusive partnership with Ivenix, Inc. that positions the companies as the first in the U.S. to offer a comprehensive suite of infusion management solutions to meet healthcare needs across the...

Walton Announces Another CAD$5.3 Million Distribution to Investors in McConachie Asset Management Corporation -Thursday 29 April 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Walton, a real estate investment and land asset management company with US$3.39 billion under management, is pleased to announce a distribution to investors on behalf of McConachie Asset Management Corporation of CAD$5,320,686 that will be made on April 30, 2021. This...

Merck Announces New Data Strengthening Evidence for Continued Safe and Effective MAVENCLAD® Use... -Friday 23 April 2021  

New analysis indicates a specific immune repopulation pattern in people treated with MAVENCLAD, which may contribute to their ability to fight infections and develop protective antibodies from vaccines Independent study from Israel showed MAVENCLAD-treated patients receiving COVID-19...