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NovioSense Announces Positive Phase 2 Clinical Trial Results and the Commencement of a Second Follow Up Study NIJMEGEN, Netherlands -Saturday 27 October 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NovioSense BV, the venture capital-backed clinical stage medical device company, today announced positive data from its NLNSGS2017-02 Phase 2 tear glucose sensor study. The NovioSense Glucose Sensor is a device that, when placed in the lower eyelid, continuously measures...

ABB to Build the World’s Most Advanced Robotics Factory in Shanghai -Saturday 27 October 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Pioneering digital technology company ABB today announced a major, new US$150 million investment in Shanghai, China to build the world’s most advanced, automated and flexible robotics factory - a cutting-edge center where robots make robots. The new Kangqiao manufacturing...

Yiwu Fair 2018 Concludes in Zhejiang, Highlighting New Drivers for Upgrade of Small Commodities Industry -Saturday 27 October 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 24th China Yiwu International Commodities (Standards) Fair ended with success in Yiwu City, Zhejiang Province, China on October 25, 2018. As the largest exhibition in Zhejiang Province, this year's Yiwu Fair provided 4,136 international standard booths, attracting 2,150...

CMI Inaugurates MiRIS: Europe’s Largest Industrial Energy Storage Pilot Plant -Friday 26 October 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CMI Energy, part of CMI Group, will be inaugurating Europe's largest industrial energy storage facility on October 26, 2018. The MiRIS (Micro Réseau Intégré Seraing) energy storage pilot plant consists of energy storage and PV integrated with a microgrid. The purpose of the...

The LCA and LCX, CNIM’S New Amphibious Crafts, Increase the Operational Capabilities of Motherships -Friday 26 October 2018      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On the occasion of Euronaval 2018, CNIM announces the launch of two families of crafts: the Landing Crafts Assault or LCA, for Ground Forces projection; and Landing Crafts X-missions or LCX, a versatile, fast offshore vessel designed to fulfill Naval Forces’...

Investing in the Future Conference (IIFMENA) Launches ‘Sharjah Declaration for Youth Empowerment’ -Thursday 25 October 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In response to the challenges facing Youth in the MENA region, Sharjah, the third largest emirate in the United Arab Emirates, has called on MENA member states and international community to collectively adopt and implement the ‘Sharjah Declaration for Youth Empowerment’, a...

Double win for GAC Dubai at Logistics & Transport Awards 2018 -Thursday 25 October 2018  

Neil McMaster, GAC Dubai’s General Manager for Contract Logistics, took to the stage twice at last week’s inaugural Logistics & Transport Awards: once, to accept the FMCG Logistics Provider of the Year accolade on behalf of the company; and again when he was named Supply Chain Manager of the...

ABB: Sustained Growth -Thursday 25 October 2018

Total orders +9%1, up in all divisions and regions Base orders +7%, up in all divisions and regions Revenues +3%; service revenue up 11% Operational EBITA margin2 12.1% impacted by GEIS dilution Operational EPS2 +4%3 Net income $603 million, +6% Cash flow from operating...

Immervision Files Complaints for Patent Infringement against LG Electronics over 5 Smartphones with Wide-Angle Cameras -Thursday 25 October 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Immervision, a Montreal-based developer of patented, wide-angle optic and imaging technology, filed patent infringement lawsuits against LG Electronics and LG Electronics U.S.A., Inc. in the Unites States District Court for the District of Delaware. The patent is generally...

CNIM Presents a Rapid Version of The LCAT® Shore-to-Shore Featuring Unique Operational Capabilities -Thursday 25 October 2018      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The L-CAT® Shore-to-shore presented by CNIM at Euronaval 2018 delivers a major increase in performance for amphibious missions. The L-CAT® Shore-to-shore has been upgrated since its launch 2 years ago. The L-CAT® Shore-to-shore is now the only vessel with the ability to...

Morinaga Milk Study Suggests Infant-Type Human-Residential Bifidobacteria May Benefit Infant Health by Improving... -Wednesday 24 October 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Scientists at Morinaga Milk Industry Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:2264) have long theorized that Human-Residential Bifidobacteria (HRB) are superior to non-Human-Residential Bifidobacteria (non-HRB) in promoting good health outcomes. The results of a new study strengthen the evidence for...

CNIM Will Be Presenting Its Naval Equipment for Surface Vessels and Submarines at Euronaval 2018 -Wednesday 24 October 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CNIM will be presenting its naval equipment for surface and submarine vessels at Euronaval for the very first time. CNIM designs, manufactures and installs weapon handling & containment systems, opening & closing systems with complex kinematics seamlessly integrated within...

Hilton Announces Innovative New Hotel Brand;  ... -Wednesday 24 October 2018      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Hilton (NYSE:HLT) today announced the launch of Motto by Hilton, its newest affordable lifestyle brand that will empower guests by giving them the freedom to create their own experiences in the world’s most sought-after cities. As Hilton approaches its 100th anniversary,...

Nashwa Al Ruwaini First Emirati Woman to Win Mother Teresa Memorial Award for Social Justice -Wednesday 24 October 2018  

Nashwa Al Ruwaini, the Emirati entrepreneur was one of the winners of the Mother Teresa Memorial Award for Social Justice 2018. She was awarded for all her philanthropic efforts in revolutionizing the image of women in the Middle East as well as all her charitable activities that she has...

Majid Al Mansouri President of the International Association for Falconry -Wednesday 24 October 2018  

His Excellency Majid Ali Al Mansouri, Secretary General of the Emirates Falconers’ Club, was elected with a great majority by the delegates as President of the International Association for Falconry and Conservation of Birds of Prey (IAF) at the conclusion of the General Assembly held on the...

Grand Prize Winner in $1.75M Water Abundance XPRIZE Announced at XPRIZE Visioneering 2018 -Wednesday 24 October 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- During Visioneering 2018, XPRIZE’s annual gathering of philanthropists and innovators to evaluate concepts for future competitions, the Foundation revealed the results of its latest, completed XPRIZE. The Skysource / Skywater Alliance was announced as the grand prize...

Global Mobility Industry is Evolving - Will GCC Automotive Businesses Embrace Innovation? -Wednesday 24 October 2018  

Innovations are impacting every single space of the automotive and mobility industry. Almost nothing is left unchanged - Starting from the way vehicles are being designed using additive manufacturing, to light-weight and eco-friendly materials being used in car manufacturing, to Big Data...

General Slowdown Witnessed In Economic Confidence Across The Globe And The Middle East -Wednesday 24 October 2018  

The latest Global Economic Conditions Survey (GECS) launched by ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants)  witnessed a general slowdown in global economic confidence in the third quarter of 2018, its lowest since the beginning of...

VIB 9–month profit before tax rises 176% YoY to VND 1,720 billion, Retail revenue increases 92% YoY -Tuesday 23 October 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vietnam International Bank (UPCoM: VIB) announced its financial statements of the first 9 months 2018 with positive results. Profit before tax grows 176% VIB reported profit before tax of VND 1,720 billion, up 176% year-on-year (YoY), equal to 86% of its full year target....

Enevate Secures Funding from LG Chem to Accelerate Fast Charge Li-Ion Battery Technology Development for Electric... -Tuesday 23 October 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Enevate Corporation, an advanced lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery technology company, announced that LG Chem, a leading high volume battery manufacturer in South Korea, has participated in Enevate’s recent funding. This investment is a nod to the viability of Enevate’s...