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Pop Icon Belinda Carlisle To Perform At Unite For Safe Care Virtual Event on September 17 IRVINE, Calif. -Tuesday 25 August 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, the Patient Safety Movement Foundation announced Grammy-nominated global pop icon and Go-Gos frontwoman Belinda Carlisle will perform at the Foundation’s Unite For Safe Care Virtual Event. The event will be hosted online, available globally, September 17th at 5pm...

Loyalty Programs Continue to Play Pivotal Role in Retailers' Success -Tuesday 25 August 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PDI (www.pdisoftware.com), a leader in global solutions for the convenience retail and petroleum wholesale markets, today released findings from their 2020 C-Store Shopper Report providing insights into how consumer habits are shifting with c-store shoppers amid the backdrop...

Kohlberg and Mubadala Sign a Definitive Agreement to Acquire Majority Stake in PCI Pharma Services -Tuesday 25 August 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PCI Pharma Services (“PCI” or “the Company”), a leading pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical global supply chain solutions provider, and portfolio company of Partners Group, announced today the signing of a definitive agreement for the acquisition of a majority stake in...

Government of Alberta and TransPod Sign Memorandum of Understanding on Development of a 1000 km/h Hyperloop... -Tuesday 25 August 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TransPod, the startup that is building the world’s leading hyperloop system (the TransPod system) to disrupt and redefine commercial transportation, today announced it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Government of Alberta in Canada to support the...

Moody’s Analytics Strengthens CreditEdge™ and RiskCalc™ Platforms with AI-Powered Features -Tuesday 25 August 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Analytics is pleased to announce the addition of artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities to the CreditEdge and RiskCalc solutions. These platforms now incorporate the Moody’s Analytics Credit Sentiment Score™ tool, as well as an AI-News feed. These tools use...

Snowflake Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering -Tuesday 25 August 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Snowflake, the cloud data platform, today announced that it publicly filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission relating to a proposed initial public offering of its Class A common stock. The number of shares to be offered and...

Nanox Announces Pricing of Upsized Initial Public Offering -Tuesday 25 August 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NANO-X IMAGING LTD (“Nanox” or the “Company”), an innovative medical imaging technology company, announced today the pricing of its initial public offering of 9,178,744 ordinary shares at a price to the public of US$18 per share. The gross proceeds of the offering,...

AURAK Continues to Earn Prestigious Rankings and Ratings -Tuesday 25 August 2020  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), one of the few Universities in the UAE to have achieved SACSCOC accreditation, has now received two significant awards which further highlight the quality of education provided by the university. The first of these is the award of a 5 QS Star...

Best’s Market Segment Report: The Maghreb – One Region, Three Unique Insurance Markets -Tuesday 25 August 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Despite their geographic proximity and many commonalities, the insurance markets of Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia have significant differences – economic, demographic and cultural. A new AM Best report, “The Maghreb – One Region, Three Unique Insurance Markets,”...

P.I. Works and Beeline Russia Partner to Transform Mobile Experience of Millions -Tuesday 25 August 2020    

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Beeline, a prominent digital operator in Russia, has selected P.I. Works’ advanced network services and cutting-edge automation technology to transform its network operations and enhance customer experience. The partnership involves the deployment of P.I. Works’ 24/7...

Alpho: The Most Interesting Stock Market Investments  -Tuesday 25 August 2020  

In the positive atmosphere at the beginning of the week, the President of the United States Donald Trump announced that his administration “seriously” considered reduction of capital gains tax together with other measures aimed at easing the tax burden on Americans. The market confidence was...

Nathan’s Famous Expands Brand Offering in Dubai and Announces Hot Dog Eating Contest Regional Qualifier Event -Monday 24 August 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nathan’s Famous, Inc., the American tradition serving New York favorites for more than 100 years, is expanding in Dubai and the Middle East through a variety of partnerships and deals aimed at bringing the iconic brand to fans across the region. On the heels of the brand’s...

Philip Morris International Names New SVP, External Affairs, to Accelerate Its Journey to a Smoke-Free Future -Monday 24 August 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) is pleased to announce the appointment of Gregoire Verdeaux to the position of Senior Vice President External Affairs effective September 1, 2020. In his new role, Mr. Verdeaux will report to the company’s CEO, André...

Bentley Files Registration Statement on Form S-1 for Proposed Initial Public Offering of Its Class B Common Stock -Saturday 22 August 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bentley Systems, Incorporated (“Bentley”) today announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) for a proposed initial public offering of its Class B common stock. The shares of Class B common...

MPEG LA Issues Statement in Support of MC-IF Fostering Process -Friday 21 August 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MPEG LA, LLC issued the following statement today: MPEG LA’s track record of independence, trust and transparency with which we have advanced patent pool licensing for nearly a quarter century speaks for itself. We do not retreat from our objective of striking a balance...

AGCO Announces Chairman and CEO Succession -Friday 21 August 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AGCO, a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment and solutions (NYSE:AGCO), today announced that Martin Richenhagen has chosen to retire as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer on December 31, 2020. The Company further announced that its Board...

Andersen Global Enters Into Collaboration Agreement With Ajo & Co. Advocates -Thursday 20 August 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global continues to strengthen its presence in Africa through a Collaboration Agreement with Ajo & Co. Advocates, one of the largest law firms in the Republic of South Sudan. The Juba-based firm was founded in 2013 and is identified as one of the most prominent...

Tsedal Neeley and Ritcha Ranjan Join Brightcove’s Board of Directors -Thursday 20 August 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Brightcove Inc. (NASDAQ: BCOV), the world’s leading video technology platform, today announced the appointment of two new members to its board of directors, Tsedal Neeley of Harvard Business School and Ritcha Gupta Ranjan of Google. Dr. Tsedal Neeley has been a...

Comedian Trevor Noah and Host Tamron Hall Lead PMI® Virtual Experience Series Event on 25 August -Thursday 20 August 2020      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Project Management Institute (PMI), the world's leading association for the project management profession, invites professionals across the globe to register for Virtual Experience Series titled, “The Community: Together We Rise” on 25 August 2020 from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m....

What Are ‘Zoomers’ In the Region Watching -Thursday 20 August 2020  

Continuing to take a closer look at how the COVID-19 Pandemic has given rise to an entirely new and very significant TV audience - GEN Z “Zoomers” - in the MENA region, our latest research piece (Powered by Choueiri Group’s Data Team) identifies the most popular content (Top 5 Series)...