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Harvest Health & Recreation, Inc. to hold Conference Call to Discuss Q3 2018 Results and Performance Outlook PHOENIX -Monday 10 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Harvest Health & Recreation, Inc. (HARV: CSE) will hold its Third Quarter 2018 earnings conference call on: Tuesday, December 11, 2018 8:30 AM (Eastern Time) Participating on the call to review Harvest Health & Recreation’s Third Quarter 2018 financial and operating...

SIAE MICROELETTRONICA Outperforms Telefónica 10Gbps E-band Tests to Power 5G Backhauling -Monday 10 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Telefónica a global leader mobile operator and SIAE MICROELETTRONICA a leader in wireless transport technology have put to the test the high capacity 10Gbps wireless links to enhance the backhauling network for the future advent of 5G. The millimetre-wave...

Raj Subramaniam Named as FedEx Express President and CEO -Monday 10 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FedEx Corp. (NYSE:FDX) announced today that David L. Cunningham, president and chief executive officer of FedEx Express, will retire effective December 31, 2018. Raj Subramaniam, currently executive vice president, chief marketing and communications officer of FedEx...

HCL Technologies to Acquire Select IBM Software Products for $1.8B -Sunday 9 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IBM (NYSE:IBM) and HCL Technologies (HCL) today announced a definitive agreement under which HCL will acquire select IBM software products for $1.8 billion. The transaction is expected to close by mid-2019, subject to completion of applicable regulatory reviews. The...

Citi Private Bank Issues Outlook 2019 -Sunday 9 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Citi Private Bank today released its Outlook report for 2019. The twice-yearly publication provides in-depth insights into the global economy and financial markets for the coming year, and highlights important multi-year investment themes for client portfolios. The report...

Visa Expands Global Football Portfolio Connecting With Fans Around the World -Sunday 9 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visa (NYSE:V), the Official Payment Services Partner of FIFA, has announced partnerships with the Union of European Football Associations’ (UEFA) Women’s Football Competitions and the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Total Africa Cup of Nations tournament to evolve...

Stater Global Markets Celebrates Year of Growth -Sunday 9 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FCA regulated Prime of Prime broker, Stater Global Markets has experienced significant growth in 2018, following a year of major investment in the business and a series of senior hires in newly created roles. The London-based firm offers institutional clients direct access...

Pindrop Raises $90 Million Series D to Fuel Global Expansion -Saturday 8 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Pindrop®, the leader in voice security and authentication, today announced it has closed $90M in Series D funding led by Vitruvian Partners. Other new strategic investors include Allegion Ventures, Cross Creek, Dimension Data, Singapore-based EDBI, and Goldman Sachs. Existing...

2018’s Hottest Cryptocurrency, XYO, Continues Meteoric Rise With New Listing on “Top 50”... -Friday 7 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- XYO Network, the technology bringing blockchain to the real world, today announced it has been approved and will list on Estonia-based cryptocurrency exchange LATOKEN, with buying and trading beginning December 7, 2018. XYO is excited to debut the listing news because the user...

CORRECTING and REPLACING Instagram is the Fastest Growing Social Network Among World Leaders -Friday 7 December 2018

CORRECTION...by BCW (BUSINESS WIRE)-- First bullet of release dated December 4, 2018 should read: Ghana’s President Nana Akufo-Addo is Sub-Saharan Africa’s most followed leader on Instagram with 431,000 followers... (instead of 431 million). The corrected release reads: INSTAGRAM IS...

FAA Approves AerSafe for Additional Airbus Aircraft to Comply with Fuel Tank Flammability Reduction Rule -Friday 7 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued an amended Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) to AerSale® for installation of its AerSafeTM system on Airbus 319 and 320 aircraft (ST04010NY), in compliance with the Fuel Tank Flammability Reduction (FTFR) rule. This...

4G to Become the Dominant Mobile Technology in Latin America by the End of the Year, Finds New GSMA Report -Thursday 6 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- 4G is set to overtake 3G as the prevailing technology in Latin America by the end of 2018, according to a new GSMA report published at the Mobile 360 Series – Latin America event in Buenos Aires this week. The study – ‘The Mobile Economy: Latin America and the Caribbean...

CMMI® Institute Expands CMMI® V2.0 to Include Services and Supplier Management -Thursday 6 December 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- CMMI Institute today expanded its Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)® V2.0 product suite, adding Services and Supplier Management views to the model’s globally recognized set of best practices, benchmark tools, appraisal and performance measurement guidance. The...

Takeda Shareholders Approve Resolutions Related to the Proposed Acquisition of Shire plc -Thursday 6 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OF SUCH JURISDICTION Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE: 4502) (“Takeda”) today...

Gemalto Pilots Biometric Boarding at Los Angeles International Airport -Thursday 6 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO) announce a joint pilot with a leading airline to bring additional convenience and security to the traveler’s experience via biometric boarding in Terminal 4 at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The test will confirm the passenger...

Andersen Global Announces Expanded Presence in Poland with KSP Legal & Tax Advice -Wednesday 5 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- KSP Legal & Tax Advice (T.Srokosz i Wspólnicy Sp.k.), a leading law firm based in Katowice, Poland, has entered into a collaboration agreement with Andersen Global, an international association of tax and legal firms. Andersen Global’s expanded presence in Poland furthers...

Instagram is the Fastest Growing Social Network Among World Leaders -Wednesday 5 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is the most followed world leader on Instagram with 14.8 million followers. He is closely followed by Indonesian President Joko Widodo, with 12.2 million followers, who more than doubled his followers over the past 12 months, according to the...

Takeda to Present Positive Data from TOURMALINE-MM3, First Pivotal Phase 3 Placebo Controlled Trial Evaluating... -Wednesday 5 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502) today announced that data from the Phase 3 randomized, TOURMALINE-MM3 study evaluating the effect of single-agent oral NINLARO™ (ixazomib) as a maintenance therapy in adult patients diagnosed with multiple myeloma who...

Takeda Announces Execution of Loan Agreement in Connection with Proposed Acquisition of Shire plc -Wednesday 5 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OF SUCH JURISDICTION Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502) (the “Company or...

Broadcom Inc. and HCL Technologies Announce a Global Preferred Services Partnership -Wednesday 5 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Broadcom Inc. (NASDAQ: AVGO), a global technology leader that designs, develops and supplies semiconductor and infrastructure software solutions, and HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, today announced a global preferred services partnership...