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Marc Princen appointed new Global CEO for Mundipharma CAMBRIDGE, England -Monday 15 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FOR MEDICAL BUSINESS/TRADE MEDIA ONLY Mundipharma announced today that Marc Princen has joined the Mundipharma network of independently associated companies as the Global Chief Executive Officer, effective June 1, 2020. In his new role, Princen will be responsible for all...

BORN Group Extends Its Partnership With Akeneo Globally, to Augment Its Experience Management & Enterprise Commerce... -Monday 15 June 2020  

-(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BORN Group, a leading digital agency for customer experience management and enterprise commerce solutions, announced that it has partnered with Akeneo, the global leader in PXM solutions for corporate brands and retailers. Focusing on the MENA, United States and APAC, the...

Kyriba Expands Footprint in Middle East, Central Europe and Africa with Midis Group Partnership -Monday 15 June 2020  

Brings Needed International Finance, Cash & Liquidity and Payments Solutions to Emerging Markets Expands and Enhances Localized Services and Support (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Kyriba, the global leader in liquidity solutions, today announced a partnership with Midis Group, a leading...

Takeda Presents Positive Data from Clinical Trial Evaluating Oral NINLARO™ (ixazomib) in Multiple Myeloma as a... -Sunday 14 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced it will orally present the results of two studies at the 25th Congress of the European Hematology Association (EHA). Presentations are available online starting Friday, June 12, 2020, and...

Africa Finance Corporation Issues US$700 Million 5-year Reg S Eurobond -Saturday 13 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Africa Finance Corporation (“AFC” or “the Corporation”), the leading infrastructure solutions provider in Africa, today announces the successful issuance of a US$700 Million Reg S Eurobond, maturing 16 June 2025 (“the US$700 million Eurobond” or “the bond...

CGTN: Super Virus – COVID-19: How We Got Here -Friday 12 June 2020  

-(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The novel coronavirus has so far claimed over 400,000 lives worldwide, according to John Hopkins University. No one knows how dangerous the virus really is and how long the pandemic will last. To present readers with a clear picture of how we got here, CGTN portrayed seven*...

ÓSKARE CAPITAL SAS Launches ÓSKARE Fund I Focusing on Innovative European Companies in the Medical... -Friday 12 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ÓSKARE CAPITAL SAS today launches ÓSKARE Fund I together with cannabinoid industry veteran Bruce Linton. The EU based fund targets next generation cannabinoid therapies and related industry infrastructure, leveraging the expertise and track record of the founding team in...

Takeda to Divest OTC and Select Non-core Assets in Asia Pacific to Celltrion for up to $278 Million USD -Friday 12 June 2020

− Growth & Emerging Markets Business Unit increasing focus on innovative medicines for complex and rare diseases − Continued progress on divestment strategy underscores Takeda’s commitment to financial discipline and rapid de-leveraging following Shire acquisition (BUSINESS WIRE)--...

Andersen Global Enters Eswatini; Expands Presence in Africa -Friday 12 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global strengthens its presence in Southern Africa through a Collaboration Agreement with Robinson Bertram, one of the oldest and largest law offices in Eswatini, adding depth to its global platform in the region. The Mbabane-based firm, led by Managing Partner...

Moody’s Analytics Tops 14 International Categories in FocusEconomics Analyst Forecast Awards -Friday 12 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Analytics, a global provider of financial intelligence, ranks #1 in 14 international categories in the 2020 FocusEconomics Analyst Forecast Awards. These awards include #1 Best Overall Forecaster – Hong Kong, plus the top ranking in five other forecast categories...

Ascend Makes First Acquisition in China -Friday 12 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials, the largest fully integrated producer of polyamide 66 resin, announced today it signed an agreement to purchase the assets of NCM (Changshu) Co., Ltd., and Tehe Engineering Plastic (Suzhou) Co., Ltd., located in Changshu Yushan High-tech Industrial...

Hilton CleanStay Brings New Standard of Cleanliness Worldwide in Time for Summer Travel -Friday 12 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Next week, Hilton will begin a worldwide roll-out of a new program to deliver an industry-defining standard of cleanliness and disinfection to Hilton properties. Hilton CleanStay, created in collaboration with Lysol and Dettol maker RB and Mayo Clinic, includes new procedures...

Takeda Selects Two New Partners for Annual Global Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Program to Support Strong Health... -Friday 12 June 2020

− Takeda employees worldwide voted to add Access to Health Fund and Bridges to Development as 2020 partners − With these new partners, Takeda's Global CSR Program contributions total JPY 12.3 billion (USD 112 million*) across 16 programs in more than 60 countries since its 2016...

CGTN: How China's Top-down Command System Helped Contain COVID-19? -Friday 12 June 2020      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- China’s centralized and efficient command system formed a strong guarantee for the country to win the all-out people's war against COVID-19, according to a recently-released government white paper. The document released on June 7 chronicled China's battle against COVID-19,...

Bentley Systems’ Year in Infrastructure 2020 Conference is Going Digital! -Thursday 11 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Bentley Systems, Incorporated, a leading global provider of comprehensive software and digital twins services for advancing the design, construction, and operations of infrastructure today announced that its annual infrastructure event, the Year in...

Asia Direct Cable Consortium to Build New Asia Pacific Submarine Cable -Thursday 11 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- NEC Corporation (NEC; TOKYO: 6701) today announced that the Asia Direct Cable (ADC) Consortium is building a high-performance submarine cable connecting China (Hong Kong SAR and Guangdong Province), Japan, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. The consortium has...

Netcracker 2020 Sets the Standard for Telco Industry Data Security -Thursday 11 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Netcracker Technology announced today its Enhanced Security Plan, a holistic, multi-pronged framework of security solutions and services that are unmatched in the industry. As an integral part of the new Netcracker 2020 portfolio suite of products and services, Netcracker...

Philip Morris International Appoints New General Counsel -Thursday 11 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) announced today that Suzanne Rich Folsom has been appointed Senior Vice President and General Counsel, leading Legal, Ethics & Compliance, effective July 1, 2020. She succeeds Marc Firestone, who will retire later this year....

Menarini Group Completes Acquisition of Stemline Therapeutics -Thursday 11 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Menarini Group, a privately held Italian pharmaceutical and diagnostics company, today announced that is has successfully completed the acquisition of Stemline Therapeutics Inc., a commercial-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of...

The Iyo Bank Switches to Rimini Street Support for its Oracle Database Software -Thursday 11 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, announced today that The Iyo Bank, Ltd., a major regional bank in Japan,...