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NEC Invests in Tascent, a U.S.-Based Iris Biometric System Company TOKYO & LOS GATOS, Calif. -Monday 27 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NEC Corporation (NEC; TOKYO:6701) today announced an investment in Tascent, Inc., a U.S.-based biometric system company, with the aim of accelerating the global expansion of its safety business. The amount of the investment is not disclosed. Recently, the demand for...

In Partnership with ARKEOS Group, Canon, debuts the all new Océ Colorado 1640 printer at its Casablanca showroom... -Monday 27 August 2018  

The Océ Colorado 1640 – Canon’s heralded and first 64 inches durable wide format graphic arts roll-to-roll printer, built on the revolutionary new Canon UVgel technology - is now available on the Moroccan market. The ARKEOS Group Showroom, located at 26 rue de Lille, Casablanca, has...

GN Hearing Introduces New Interton Ready™ Hearing Aid with Excellent Connectivity and Personalized Sound at a... -Monday 27 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GN Hearing, one of the world’s leading hearing aid manufacturers and the pioneer of 2.4 GHz wireless connectivity, today announced the launch of Interton Ready, a next-generation hearing aid, aiming to help more people with hearing loss to stay connected with the world around...

Beaconmedæs Introduces New ISO Standard Area Valve Box for Medical Gas Pipeline Systems -Monday 27 August 2018  

BeaconMedaes, Part of the Atlas Copco Group, pleased to launch a new Area Valve Box for medical gas pipeline systems The ISO Area Valve Box has been designed in accordance to the ISO 7396-1 standard where all clinical areas must be individually monitored per guidelines. The purpose of the...

First-Degree Laser Burns Can Take Around a Year or Two to Heal -Sunday 26 August 2018  

With more women in the UAE looking to boost their confidence, cosmetic procedures as laser hair removal seem like a great permanent solution to ditching the conventional methods. However, a bevy of botched procedures proves that laser hair removal can be dangerous. “Laser hair removal is a...

Gain Global Credibility with CGMA Designation -Sunday 26 August 2018

A relationship with the Chartered Institute of Management Accounting (CIMA) spanning over 10 years has opened doors for Oliver Seldon, from his career beginnings as a management consultant at Andersen Consulting (later renamed Accenture) to his current success as Head of Business Finance and...

Grupo Positivo Switches to Rimini Street Support for its Oracle Applications -Sunday 26 August 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, today announced that Grupo Positivo, a Brazilian holding company for education, technology,...

Rimini Street Receives Court-Ordered $21.5 Million Refund from Oracle and Seeks an Additional $41.3 Million in Further... -Saturday 25 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, today issued the following statement regarding Oracle v. Rimini Street, which was filed in...

Mitsui Chemicals to Increase Production Capacity for TAFMER™ High-Performance Elastomers -Saturday 25 August 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. (TOKYO:4183)(President & CEO: Tsutomu Tannowa) today announced that Mitsui Elastomers Singapore Pte Ltd (MELS; Managing Director: Shinya Matsunaga), a wholly owned subsidiary based in Singapore, is set to raise its production capacity for TAFMER™...

Mitsui Chemicals to Expand Production Capacity of LUCANT™ -Saturday 25 August 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mitsui Chemicals, Inc. (TOKYO:4183)(President & CEO: Tsutomu Tannowa) announced the decision to construct a new plant for the production of LUCANT™, hydrocarbon-based synthetic fluid, at its Ichihara Works in response to the expansion of global...

Universal Laser Systems Expands Its Materials Database with Dyneema, Quadrant and ISOVOLTA Materials -Saturday 25 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Universal Laser Systems (ULS) announces the addition of Dyneema®, Quadrant and ISOVOLTA materials to its materials database, the most extensive repository of laser material processing parameters for materials in the range of 10 watts to 500 watts. The Dyneema, Quadrant and...

Celeritive Technologies Signs Strategic Partnership with ORDERFOX.com, Offering New Subscribers a No-Cost 12-Month... -Friday 24 August 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celeritive Technologies, Inc. (Celeritive), developer of VoluMill™ and VoluTurn™, has announced the signing of a strategic partnership with ORDERFOX.com, headquartered in Ruggell, Principality of Liechtenstein. ORDERFOX.com is a free global resource platform for companies...

Rimini Street Achieves Flawless ISO 9001 Audit for Seventh Consecutive Year -Friday 24 August 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc., (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, today announced the Company has achieved another flawless ISO 9001 audit with zero...

The Hartford Signs Agreement To Acquire Navigators, A Global Specialty Underwriter -Friday 24 August 2018

Broadens and deepens The Hartford’s product offerings and underwriting risk appetite Expands global underwriting reach; includes an established presence at Lloyd’s Brings together two underwriting-centric organizations with a commitment to attracting and retaining top...

Osmoflo to Become Wholly Owned Subsidiary of Hitachi Zosen  -Friday 24 August 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hitachi Zosen (TOKYO: 7004) announced that it acquired additional shares of Osmoflo Holdings Pty Ltd (hereinafter referred to as Osmoflo), a global desalination and water treatment subsidiary based in Australia, making the company a wholly-owned subsidiary of Hitachi...

PMI Takes Smoke-Free Call to Creative Communities Truly Global at Middle East and Africa’s Premier Gathering -Thursday 23 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International Inc. (“PMI”) (NYSE: PM) is taking its call to the creative, media and communications communities to go smoke-free to the Middle East and Africa. We started our push at the Cannes Festival of Creativity, where we asked creative agencies to join...

Amazon Game Studios Announces The Grand Tour Game -Thursday 23 August 2018      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Amazon.com (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced that Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond, and James May are bringing high-jinks and hot laps to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in The Grand Tour Game, an episodic racing game based on the hit Prime Original series, The Grand Tour. Created by...

A.M. Best Reaffirms IGI’s Financial Strength Rating of A- (Excellent) -Thursday 23 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rating agency A.M. Best has reaffirmed the financial strength rating of A- (Excellent) with a positive outlook for International General Insurance Co. Ltd (IGI Bermuda) and International General Insurance Company (UK) Limited (IGI UK), the global specialist commercial insurer...

Endowment for Clean Oceans Announces Macrebur’s CEO Toby McCartney Membership on ECO’s Entrepreneur... -Thursday 23 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Endowment for Clean Oceans is announces that innovator and Entrepreneur Toby McCartney, CEO of Macrebur, is a member of the Entrepreneur’s Judges Committee for our contest to award $1 million for the best technology or plan to remove macro and micro plastics from the...

Schlumberger Announces Third-Quarter 2018 Results Conference Call -Thursday 23 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) will hold a conference call on October 19, 2018 to discuss the results for the third quarter ending September 30, 2018. The conference call is scheduled to begin at 8:30 am US Eastern time and a press release regarding the results will be...