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Velodyne Lidar Announces Multi-Year Agreement With AGM Systems LLC SAN JOSE, Calif. -Saturday 3 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR, VLDRW) today announced a multi-year agreement with AGM Systems LLC, which provides state-of-the-art hardware and software technology for the collection, processing and analysis of air and mobile mapping data. AGM Systems will utilize...

Egypt Captivates World with Golden Pharaoh Parade -Saturday 3 April 2021  

Twenty-two pharaoh mummies walked the streets of Cairo on Saturday evening in a stunning royal procession from the Egyptian Museum on Tahrir Square to the new National Museum of Egyptian Civilization (NMEC) in Fustat. The event marked the official launch of NMEC. Against the backdrop of...

Global Youth Problem-Solvers Announced as Winners of Mary Kay Inc.-Sponsored NFTE World Series of Innovation Challenge -Friday 2 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mary Kay Inc., a leading corporate advocate of women’s empowerment and entrepreneurship, announced today the top three winners of its World Series of Innovation (WSI) Challenge in partnership with the Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE). In its first year partnering...

For the First Time the Unions of Arab Banks, Technology and Chambers Operating Under the League of Arab States Join... -Friday 2 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Union of Arab Banks (UAB), Union of Arab Chambers (UAC), and Arab Information and Communication Technology Organization (AICTO), operating under the Arab League umbrella, joined forces with the Global Coalition for Efficient Logistics (GCEL / Coalition) to deploy the...

Hankook Tire Switches to Rimini Street Support for its SAP Applications -Friday 2 April 2021  

(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 leading global tire company Hankook Tire has switched to...

BentallGreenOak Closes Deal to Acquire Metropolitan Real Estate Equity Management, Adding Secondary and Co-Investment... -Friday 2 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BentallGreenOak (BGO) announced today that it has closed on the acquisition of Metropolitan Real Estate Equity Management, LLC (Metropolitan) from global investment firm The Carlyle Group Inc. (NASDAQ:CG). The deal combines BGO’s Core, Core Plus, Value Add and Debt strategies...

SES Shareholders Approve All Resolutions at Annual General Meeting -Thursday 1 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SES (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) today in Betzdorf, Luxembourg. The meeting was held on the basis of the rules set out in the law of 23 September 2020 as amended by the law of 25 November 2020. Shareholders...

Board International CEO Nanni Grossi Steps Down -Thursday 1 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Leading Decision-Making Platform Vendor Board International today announced that Giovanni Grossi, Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), has stepped down from his position. “After more than 25 years building Board International’s success, it’s time to have a...

Russell Investments Enters Strategic Partnership with Hamilton Lane to Accelerate Private Markets Capabilities -Thursday 1 April 2021  

Partnership will deliver innovative investment solutions across asset class spectrum for Russell Investments’ clients Hamilton Lane takes a $90 million stake in Russell Investments (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Russell Investments, a leading outsourced CIO (OCIO) provider and global investment...

Patient Safety Movement Foundation Announces Winners of Lewis Blackman Leadership Award -Thursday 1 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF), a global non-profit committed to achieving zero preventable patient harm and death across the globe by 2030, honored Oscar San Roman Orozco and Nicholas Stark with this inaugural year’s Lewis Blackman Leadership Award. The Lewis...

Malabar Gold & Diamonds on expansion, scheduled to open 56 stores -Thursday 1 April 2021  

Malabar Gold & Diamonds, one of the largest gold and diamond retail chains, will open 56 stores in FY 2021-22 - 40 in India and 16 overseas, at an estimated investment of USD 220 Million, generating 1,750 new jobs. In India, the expansion will span Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh,...

Malabar Gold & Diamonds on Expansion, Scheduled to Open 56 Stores. -Thursday 1 April 2021  

Malabar Gold & Diamonds, one of the largest gold and diamond retail chains, will open 56 stores in FY 2021-22 - 40 in India and 16 overseas, at an estimated investment of USD 220 Million, generating 1,750 new jobs. In India, the expansion will span Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh,...

Urban Forestry: the Future of Cities Even in the Arid and Torrid Areas -Thursday 1 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- “We have entered a new phase of human history, in which we will finally see a new alliance between forests and cities, two environments that our species has always kept separate as an expression of, respectively, one of the maximum of artifice and the other of the maximum of...

Advanced Sterilization Products Announces Aisha Barry as President -Wednesday 31 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Advanced Sterilization Products (ASP), a global leader in infection prevention and a wholly owned operating company of Fortive Corporation (NYSE: FTV), has named Aisha Barry the new president of ASP. “Aisha’s extensive healthcare background coupled with software and...

Visa Expands Global Money Movement Capabilities Beyond the Card with Visa Direct Payouts -Wednesday 31 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visa (NYSE:V) today announced the expansion of Visa Direct, a real-time1 push payments platform, with the introduction of Visa Direct Payouts. The new solution allows Visa’s clients and partners around the world to use a single point of connection to push payments to eligible...

World Government Summit Announces an Exceptional Edition for Best Minister Award -Wednesday 31 March 2021  

The World Government Summit (WGS) Announced an exceptional edition of Best Minister Award to recognize prominent leaders from around the world who contributed to humanity and made notable achievements during a challenging year following the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. Mohammad...

Lumen Launches in the Middle East with Research on the Impact of Fasting During Ramadan -Wednesday 31 March 2021      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Lumen, a health technology company at the forefront of personal health, has announced the launch of its ground-breaking wellness device, Lumen, in the Middle East. Developed through years of scientific testing and validation, Lumen is the first handheld, portable device and...

‘Rainforest Canopy’ Concept Unfolds, Highlights Sustainability Commitment -Wednesday 31 March 2021  

Net Zero Carbon pavilion on 1,234.05 sq. metres Concept an architectural marvel to provide visitors a sublime experience of Man-Nature symbiotic relationship Malaysia today unveiled the details of the unique `Rainforest Canopy’ concept at its EXPO 2020 country pavilion, highlighting...

BOMBAY SAPPHIRE® ON A MISSION TO BE THE WORLD’S MOST SUSTAINABLE GIN -Wednesday 31 March 2021      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- After decades spent carefully building sustainable partnerships with farmers and suppliers, BOMBAY SAPPHIRE, the iconic premium gin from family-owned Bacardi Limited, is proud to announce that all 10 of its botanical ingredients are on track to be certified sustainable in 2021....

The LYCRA Company and ITOCHU Corporation Introduce COOLMAX® and THERMOLITE® EcoMade Fibers... -Wednesday 31 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The LYCRA Company, a global leader in fiber and textile solutions for the apparel industry, is pleased to announce the launch of its first performance offerings made from 100% textile waste. COOLMAX® and THERMOLITE® EcoMade fibers made from textile waste are the result of a...