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IGI Reports Rising GWP and Growth in Key Lines of Business in Half-Year 2019 Results DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday 28 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- International General Insurance Holdings Limited today reported earnings for the first half of 2019. IGI reported a net profit of $13.75 million for the first six months of 2019, compared to $11.02 million last year, and a 12.2% rise in gross written premiums from $165.87...

Rihanna’s Savage X Fenty Show Presented by Amazon Prime Video to Stream Exclusively on the Worldwide... -Wednesday 28 August 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Amazon Prime Video presents the highly anticipated second annual Savage X Fenty Show, a runway show celebrating the new Fall/Winter 2019 collection from music and fashion icon Rihanna. The extraordinary fashion experience will take place during New York Fashion Week in...

Algo Capital Closes Algo VC Fund at $200 Million -Tuesday 27 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Algo Capital, the financial institution focused on accelerating access, adoption and liquidity of the Algo, the native digital currency of the Algorand blockchain, today announced the closing of its Algo VC Fund at $200 million, surpassing the firm’s original goal of $100...

Visa Expands Support for Paralympic Athletes One-Year Out from Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games -Tuesday 27 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Visa (NYSE: V) today announced an expanded commitment to Paralympic athletes training for the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games amid rising momentum and interest in para-sport competitions. With one year to go, the Official Payment Services Partner of the Paralympic Games and a...

Schlumberger Announces Third-Quarter 2019 Results Conference Call -Tuesday 27 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) will hold a conference call on October 18, 2019 to discuss the results for the third quarter ending September 30, 2019. The conference call is scheduled to begin at 8:30 am US Eastern time and a press release regarding the results will be...

Braxtone Partners with Beyontec to Introduce Automated Motor Claims Recovery Solution -Tuesday 27 August 2019

Beyontec Solutions, an end-to-end technology solutions provider focused on the global Insurance industry, recently entered into a strategic partnership with Braxtone, a leading provider of recovery and professional services for insurance, to offer a comprehensive automated motor claims recovery...

Digital Venture Partners With Amadeus to Become the Exclusive Reseller of Amadeus Media Solutions Products for GCC,... -Monday 26 August 2019

Digital Venture has signed an agreement with Amadeus, a global technology provider for the travel industry, to become the exclusive distributor for its innovative and unique media solutions inventory for Amadeus travel itinerary documents and CheckMyTrip for all advertising demands in the GCC,...

 Sumitomo SHI FW Wins Contract for CFB Boiler in Taiwan. -Monday 26 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sumitomo SHI FW (SFW) announces today that it has been awarded a contract by Cheng Loong Corporation, CLC for a CFB steam generator for their Chupei Mill in Taiwan. Commercial operation of the new boiler is scheduled for July 2021. SFW will design and supply the 19 MWe CFB...

Blue Tie Global Accelerates Its International Expansion -Sunday 25 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Blue Tie Global Pvt. Ltd, a new age professional networking platform that focuses on objective driven networking, today announced the launch of its application for Android and IOS devices in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Expansion into other GCC and Middle Eastern markets...

Andersen Global Premieres in Colombia -Friday 23 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global is proud to announce a collaboration agreement with a law firm in Colombia. Bogotá D.C.- based Jiménez, Higuita, Rodríguez & Asociados (JHR Corp.) is the first firm with which Andersen Global has developed a presence in the country. Colombia is the tenth...

Mattel® Launches Hot Wheels™ Infinite Loop Digital Racing Game, First-Ever Free-to-Play... -Friday 23 August 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mattel, Inc. (NASDAQ: MAT) today announced the launch of Hot Wheels™ Infinite Loop, a new digital racing game that brings the legendary Hot Wheels® catalog to mobile devices for the ultimate smash-and-crash speed competition. With an introduction timed to...

32 Leading Global Fashion and Textile Companies Make Commitments on Climate, Biodiversity and Oceans -Friday 23 August 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ahead of the G7 meeting at Biarritz from August 24-26, French President Emmanuel Macron, accompanied by Economy and Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire, Minister of Labour Muriel Pénicaud, and Deputy Minister of Ecological and Solidary Transition Brune Poirson, has invited to the...

Registration for 2020 World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit Now Open -Friday 23 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Registration for the Patient Safety Movement’s (PSMF) 2020 World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit is now open. Co-convened with the International Society for Quality in Health Care (ISQua), the American Society of Anesthesiologists and the European Society of...

Triton Digital Releases Webcast Metrics Rankings for the Top Digital Audio Properties for April 2019 -Thursday 22 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Triton Digital®, the global technology and services leader to the digital audio and podcast industry, released today its monthly Webcast Metrics® rankers for April 2019. The global rankers, in addition to the U.S., LATAM, and EMEA regional rankers provide insight into the...

AnitaB.org Welcomes New Executives to Achieve Ambitious Goal of 50/50 Tech Equity by 2025 -Wednesday 21 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, global nonprofit AnitaB.org announced that with its recent new hires it has fully staffed its Executive Team working on the ambitious goal of 50/50 intersectional tech equity by 2025. Three new hires join its executive bench to help achieve the company’s mission: Kety...

Andersen Global Enters Zimbabwe -Wednesday 21 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Andersen Global announced it has signed a collaboration agreement with Chimwamurombe Legal Practice (Zenas) in Zimbabwe. Andersen Global has built a presence in over 14 African countries in just under two years. Zenas was founded in 2015 and now has a team of 11...

BAI Announces 2019 Global Innovation Award Finalists -Tuesday 20 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- BAI announced the finalists for the 2019 BAI Global Innovation Awards, the industry’s most prestigious awards program that celebrates transformative solutions in the financial services industry worldwide. Now in its ninth year, the BAI Global Innovation Awards recognizes...

Rimini Street Statement on U.S. Appeals Court Ruling -Tuesday 20 August 2019

(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 issued the following statement in response to the August 16, 2019...

ADTRAN to Invest in Egypt to Create a Better Broadband Experience -Tuesday 20 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ADTRAN®, Inc., (NASDAQ:ADTN), a leading provider of next-generation open networking and subscriber experience solutions, today announced an agreement with the Arab Organization for Industrialization (AOI) to work on a joint manufacturing program in Egypt to deliver...

Slate Asset Management Announces Minority Investment From Goldman Sachs Asset Management’s Petershill Program -Tuesday 20 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Slate Asset Management L.P. (Slate), a leading alternative asset management platform with a focus on real estate and real assets, today announced a passive, non-voting minority equity investment from Goldman Sachs Asset Management’s Petershill program, creating a strategic...