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Equinor and Cognite Enter Partnership to Accelerate Digital Ambitions Within Global Marketing and Supply OSLO, Norway -Tuesday 21 December 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cognite today announced a collaboration with Equinor (OSE: EQNR, NYSE: EQNR), a world-leading energy company, to expand Equinor’s data capabilities and support the company’s digital ambitions. Using Cognite’s industrial DataOps technology, Cognite Data Fusion®, as...

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Société Centrale de Réassurance -Tuesday 21 December 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of B++ (Good) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of “bbb” (Good) of Société Centrale de Réassurance (SCR) (Morocco). The outlook of these Credit Ratings (ratings) is stable. The ratings reflect SCR’s balance...

Gupshup Launches WhatsApp-based Commerce Solution to Enable Mobile Storefronts for All Businesses -Tuesday 21 December 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Gupshup, the leader in conversational messaging, today announced the launch of a WhatsApp-based commerce solution that can enable any business to create a digital “storefront” on WhatsApp. Businesses can enable conversational journeys across every stage of the buying...

Merck Expands Neuroinflammatory Pipeline with Acquisition of Chord Therapeutics -Monday 20 December 2021  

Acquisition provides opportunity to develop cladribine in generalized Myasthenia Gravis (gMG) and Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder (NMOSD) Cladribine selectively targets B and T cells, which are key contributors to autoimmune diseases such as NMOSD and gMG Focused expansion in...

SunMirror AG ('the Company') Announces Launch of Offer to Acquire Latitude 66 Cobalt Limited -Monday 20 December 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Publication of inside information pursuant to Article 17 of the EU Market Abuse Regulation (MAR) Further to the announcement made by the Company on 26 August 2021, the Company announces that on 19 December 2021 its wholly owned subsidiary SunMirror S.A. ("SM S.A. ") has...

ENJOY LIFE ON-THE-GO WITH LG’S ADVANCED PURICARE WEARABLE AIR PURIFIER -Monday 20 December 2021  

As more time is spent frequenting public spaces and enjoying the outdoors, consumers are looking to invest in solutions which can keep them comfortable while maintaining peace-of-mind. Whether shopping for the festive season, visiting a new site or taking the daily commute, mask wearing...

Vifor Pharma and American Regent announce settlement of Injectafer® patent litigation -Monday 20 December 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulatory News: This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20211219005059/en/ AD HOC ANNOUNCEMENT PURSUANT TO ART. 53 LR Vifor Pharma Group and its partner American Regent, Inc., a Daiichi Sankyo Group...

Hytera PMR Radios to be Distributed by Virgin Megastore in New Deal With Global Beam Telecom -Monday 20 December 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hytera (SZSE: 002583), the global leading provider of professional communications technologies and solutions, is pleased to announce that its long-term business partner Global Beam Telecom has secured the contract with Virgin Megastore to sell Hytera TF series radios in all...

AG&P City Gas Gains US$120 million Equity Investment from Preeminent Japanese Consortium Osaka Gas and JOIN ... -Monday 20 December 2021

Investment accelerates expansion of AG&P’s LNG platform and infrastructure development portfolio Represents the first Japanese investment in India’s burgeoning City Gas Distribution (CGD) sector Renewed commitment by Osaka Gas, following their major equity investment in AG&P in 2019...

Ramachandran breezes past Shams to takes MST Dubai Squash Series 1 title -Monday 20 December 2021  

India’s Sandeep Ramachandran claimed his first Tour title, winning the MST Dubai Squash Series I in convincing style, coming through the entire event without dropping a game. Ramachandran, who was ranked as high as 153 in the PSA World Rankings, started his route to the title with a...

AD Ports Group and Aqaba Development Corporation ... -Sunday 19 December 2021  

AD Ports Group, a leading facilitator of trade and logistics, has strengthened its regional footprint by signing a number of four strategic agreements and a Head of Terms Agreement (HoT) with the Aqaba Development Corporation that will see AD Ports Group support the development of tourism,...

Dubai SME appoints homegrown bookkeeping platform as Official Accounting Partner for UAE SMEs -Sunday 19 December 2021  

McLedger, the region’s first homegrown fintech cloud platform, has been appointed by Dubai SME as the official online bookkeeping solution for UAE-based startups. It will be the one-stop platform that will manage an integrated solution for Dubai SME, the agency of Dubai Economy mandated to...

Esri and WorldPop Partner to Bring Updated Demographic Data to Policy Makers -Sunday 19 December 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The global population grew by almost two billion people during the last 20 years—nearly 30 percent. Such growth is not evenly distributed over time or across space: the extremes include Qatar growing by 400 percent and Lithuania losing 25 percent. And even within countries,...

Alibaba Group Announces Carbon Neutrality Goal by 2030 -Sunday 19 December 2021  

Alibaba Group targeting Scope 1 and 2 carbon neutrality, 50% carbon intensity reduction for Scope 3 by 2030 Alibaba Cloud targeting Scope 1, 2 and 3 carbon neutrality by 2030 New Scope 3+ dimension to facilitate additional 1.5 gigatons of decarbonization across Alibaba Ecosystem by...

Velodyne Lidar Provides Perception Technology for ROBORACE Autonomous Racing Series -Sunday 19 December 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR, VLDRW) today announced ROBORACE, the world’s first autonomous car racing series, has selected Velodyne as the official lidar sensor provider in its next generation vehicles. ROBORACE will use Velodyne‘s solid-state Velarray...

Historic Donation Establishes Hamm Institute for American Energy at Oklahoma State University -Saturday 18 December 2021      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Harold Hamm Foundation and Continental Resources announced today a combined $50 million gift creating the Hamm Institute for American Energy at Oklahoma State University. The Hamm Institute’s mission is to educate the next generation of energy leaders — in Oklahoma,...

The "Sichuan Day" of the China Pavilion at EXPO 2020 Dubai Was a Resounding Success! -Saturday 18 December 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On December 15, 2021, the "Sichuan Day" of the China Pavilion at EXPO 2020 Dubai was officially inaugurated. Sponsored by the Sichuan Provincial People's Government of China, the event was successfully held simultaneously in Dubai, UAE, and Chengdu of Sichuan, China, both...

45,000 More-Fuel-Efficient Aircraft, Worth US$2.9 Trillion, Predicted to Be Delivered By 2040 -Saturday 18 December 2021

● Cirium projects that in the next 20 years US$2.9 trillion will be spent on some 45,000 new aircraft globally ● Estimated aircraft deliveries are to replace aging fleets and meet forecasted annual 3.7% passenger traffic growth ● Single-aisle jets are expected to account for 70% of...

Metap Inc.: Announcing the New Project "Metaverse x GameFi", Whitelist and Community Registration Campaign Is... -Saturday 18 December 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Gensokishi Online has announced the release of its official website "Gensokishi Online -META WORLD-" in Dec. 2021. This project is a new version of "Gensokishi Online", which won the "Game of the year, Gold Award" in 2012 in Taiwan and has been played by a total of 8 million...

O-RAN Global PlugFest 2021 Demonstrates Stronger Ecosystem and Maturing Solutions -Saturday 18 December 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The O-RAN ALLIANCE has successfully conducted its O-RAN Global PlugFest 2021 to demonstrate the functionality and multi-vendor interoperability of O-RAN based network equipment. The O-RAN ALLIANCE is a world-wide community of more than 300 operators, vendors and research and...