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Takeda Expands COVID-19 Vaccine Supply in Japan Through Partnership with Moderna and Government of Japan OSAKA, Japan -Saturday 31 October 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK), announced today that it will import and distribute 50 million doses of Moderna’s COVID-19 vaccine candidate, mRNA-1273, starting in the first half of 2021, pending licensure in Japan. This effort is part of a...

Clarity AI Raises $15m to Fuel Expansion of Platform That Empowers Investors to Manage the Societal Impact of Their... -Saturday 31 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Clarity AI announced today that it has closed a USD $15 million funding round led by Deutsche Börse AG and co-investor Mundi Ventures. Clarity AI empowers investors to manage the impact of their portfolios through a proprietary technology platform that leverages big data and...

IDEMIA Launches Converged Card to Enable Financial Inclusion with Identity and Payment Card Solution -Saturday 31 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IDEMIA, a global leader in identity and security solutions and the number one provider of driver’s licenses in the U.S., today announced the development of a Converged Card solution in partnership with Mastercard, allowing cardholders to safely and securely shop for...

On the occasion of UN World Cities Day, Urban 20 (U20) Engagement Group of the G20, announces the creation of a... -Friday 30 October 2020  

The Urban 20 (U20), a G20 Engagement Group, today announced that it is working to create a Global Urban Resilience Fund, the first fund of its type developed by cities, for cities. Speaking about the announcement U20 Chair, H.E. Fahd Al-Rasheed, President of the Royal Commission for Riyadh...

Velodyne Lidar Sensors Power LineVision’s V3 Overhead Power Line Monitoring System -Friday 30 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR) today announced a sales agreement with LineVision, Inc., a provider of solutions to monitor, optimize and protect the world’s critical electric power grid. LineVision uses Velodyne high-performance lidar sensors in its V3 overhead power...

Andersen Global Extends Coverage in St. Kitts and Nevis -Friday 30 October 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global continues its Caribbean expansion through a Collaboration Agreement with full-service accounting firm Lanns-Monish & Associates, adding dimension to the organization’s presence in St. Kitts and Nevis. Founded in 1991, the Basseterre-based firm is led by...

Wipro to Acquire Encore Theme Technologies Private Limited, a Specialist Finastra Software Partner in Financial... -Friday 30 October 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Encore Theme Technologies Private Limited (Encore Theme), a...

nVent Unveils a New Generation of IIoT Monitoring Software for the Heat Tracing Industry -Friday 30 October 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- nVent Electric plc (NYSE:NVT) (“nVent”), a global leader in electrical connection and protection solutions, today launched the nVent RAYCHEM Supervisor IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) platform, which is designed to connect, control and monitor temperature-critical...

“Regular consumption of foods rich in omega-3s, including walnuts and fish, can reduce risk of death three years... -Friday 30 October 2020  

A new study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology found that regular consumption of foods rich in omega-3 eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), found in marine foods like fatty fish, and alpha-linolenic acid (ALA), found in plant foods like walnuts, was associated with improved...

ATSG Delivers Boeing 767 Freighter to Astral Aviation of Kenya -Friday 30 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATSG) announced the delivery by its Cargo Aircraft Management subsidiary of a Boeing 767-200 converted freighter to Astral Aviation of Kenya under a five-year lease. This is the first aircraft ATSG has leased to Astral, as well as the...

Nexo Doubles Earn on Crypto Interest Rates -Friday 30 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nexo, the leading regulated financial institution for digital assets, today announced a two-fold increase on savings interest rates for cryptocurrencies BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, LTC, EOS, LINK, XLM, TRX, and PAXG, offering yields of up to 8% APY through its Earn on Crypto...

AppDynamics Solves Visibility Gap Between Traditional Infrastructure and Cloud Environments With New Portfolio of Cloud... -Thursday 29 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AppDynamics, a part of Cisco and the world’s #1 APM solution and full-stack, business centric observability platform, today released new capabilities designed to help IT teams build cloud native applications with confidence by connecting hybrid cloud application performance...

Pulse Electronics Switches to Rimini Street Support for its SAP Applications -Thursday 29 October 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, today announced that Pulse Electronics, a leading components...

Kioxia Corporation to Expand 3D Flash Memory Production Capacity by Building New Fabrication Facility at Yokkaichi... -Thursday 29 October 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Kioxia Corporation, the world leader in memory solutions, today announced it will begin construction of a state-of-the-art fabrication facility (Fab7) at Yokkaichi Plant in Mie Prefecture, Japan to expand production of its proprietary 3D Flash memory BiCS FLASHTM. The...

Assurant Acquires Mobile Device Trade-In Innovator HYLA Mobile -Thursday 29 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Assurant (NYSE: AIZ), a leading global provider of lifestyle and housing solutions that support, protect and connect major consumer purchases, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire HYLA Mobile, a leading provider of smartphone software,...

Wipro Strengthens Partnership With SAP on Industry Cloud Solutions for Real Estate Sector -Thursday 29 October 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced that it will co-innovate with SAP SE on cloud-based solutions for the real estate industry. Building on the...

NetApp Brings Optimization and Enterprise Data Services to the Cloud -Thursday 29 October 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global, cloud-led, data-centric software company NetApp® (NASDAQ: NTAP) today unveiled a groundbreaking serverless and storageless solution for containers from Spot by NetApp, a new autonomous hybrid cloud volume platform, and cloud-based virtual desktop solutions. NetApp’s...

SES and CANAL+ Strengthen Partnership With Long-Term Extensions across Western Europe, Central Europe and Africa -Thursday 29 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES and CANAL+ have signed new long-term strategic agreements for satellite capacity across three geographies, strengthening the companies’ longstanding partnership and underlining the importance of satellite in delivering premium content to more than 10 million...

Thales Launches Its Identity Verification Suite, a Secure Biometric Solution for Customer Onboarding -Thursday 29 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Thales, world leader in digital security, has launched its Identity Verification Suite, in response to the rising need of remote client onboarding. With privacy and user experience as its heart, the IDV Suite enables a secure and 100%-AI identity verification service. It...

Andersen Global Initiates Expansion into Albania -Thursday 29 October 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Andersen Global continues to focus on its expansion strategy in the European region with the addition of KALO & ASSOCIATES in Albania. The firm, founded in 1994 by Managing Partner Perparim Kalo, is a leading law firm in Albania. With a team of eight Partners and 30...