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GSMA: WRC-19 Opens Door To Exciting New 5G Services LONDON -Tuesday 10 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today welcomed the international spectrum treaty adopted by the World Radiocommunication Conference 2019 (WRC-19), which will unlock the potential for game-changing 5G services around the world. The conference, which has just concluded in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, has...

Elliott Statement on Alexion -Monday 9 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Funds advised by Elliott Advisors (UK) Limited (together “Elliott” or “we”) acknowledge the statement issued by Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (“Alexion” or “the Company”) on Friday. Elliott confirms that it has had a multiyear, constructive and private...

Galderma Investigational Therapy Nemolizumab Granted FDA Breakthrough Therapy Designation for the Treatment of Patients... -Monday 9 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Galderma today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted Breakthrough Therapy Designation to the investigational therapy nemolizumab for the treatment of pruritus associated with prurigo nodularis. Prurigo nodularis is a rare, potentially...

Schlumberger Announces Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2019 Results Conference Call -Monday 9 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) will hold a conference call on January 17, 2020 to discuss the results for the fourth quarter and full year ending December 31, 2019. The conference call is scheduled to begin at 8:30 am US Eastern time and a press release regarding the...

Citi Private Bank Issues Outlook 2020: Global Growth Can Endure Over the Coming Year -Monday 9 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Citi Private Bank today released its Outlook report for 2020, titled, “Staying Positive in a Negative (Yielding) World.” The twice-yearly publication provides in-depth insights into the global economy and financial markets for the coming year, and highlights important...

VF Corporation Announces New Science-Based Targets to Accelerate Social and Environmental Responsibility Programs -Sunday 8 December 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- VF Corporation (NYSE: VFC), one of the world’s largest apparel, footwear and accessories companies, today published the latest iteration of its Made for Change Sustainability & Responsibility report, including the announcement of industry-leading science-based targets...

SHRM--Society for Human Resource Management and Prometric Renew Long-Term Partnership with Multi-year Agreement -Sunday 8 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Following a comprehensive procurement process, we’re excited to announce that SHRM--Society for Human Resource Management®, the voice of all things work, has selected Prometric® as its strategic testing partner. Under the renewal, Prometric will assist in the delivery of...

Foodkart Taps GetSwift for Last-Mile Delivery Logistics Across the GCC -Saturday 7 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Following a rigorous evaluation process, Foodkart, the largest food delivery network in the GCC, is pleased to announce that it has chosen GetSwift Limited (Australian Securities Exchange: GSW) as its exclusive SaaS-based last-mile logistics platform. Initially, Foodkart...

B2Broker Expands Liquidity With the Introduction of 61 New Crypto CFD Pairs -Saturday 7 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- B2Broker, a liquidity and technology provider of solutions for the crypto and foreign exchange (FX) industry, today announced that it is expanding its Crypto CFD liquidity offering with the introduction of 61 new pairs. B2Broker was the first liquidity provider to launch 39...

DigiCert and Ubisecure partner for next-generation Legal Entity Identifier organization identity solutions -Friday 6 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DigiCert, Inc., the world’s leading provider of TLS/SSL, IoT and PKI solutions, and Ubisecure, a digital identity services provider and accredited Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) issuer through the Global LEI Foundation (GLEIF), today jointly announced their collaboration to...

O-RAN Alliance Releases First Software Code -Friday 6 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, the O-RAN Alliance, working with the Linux Foundation, announced the O-RAN Software Community's first software code release, “Amber”. The goal of the O-RAN Software Community is to advance opening the Radio Access Network (RAN) with a focus on the open interfaces,...

FLIR Systems Completes Strategic Investment in Providence Photonics, LLC -Thursday 5 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) and Providence Photonics, LLC announced today that FLIR has made a strategic investment in Providence Photonics, developers of advanced software used to quantify invisible gas emissions using FLIR Optical Gas Imaging (OGI)...

UAE Ministry of Health Collaborates with Vocera to Improve Care Team Communication and Optimise Patient Safety -Thursday 5 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Vocera Communications, Inc. (NYSE:VCRA), a recognised leader in clinical communication and workflow solutions, today announced that the Ministry of Health and Prevention of the United Arab Emirates plans to standardise care team communication using Vocera technology. An...

GSMA Announces New Developments for MWC Barcelona 2020 -Wednesday 4 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced further details of MWC Barcelona 2020 activity, including additional keynote speakers, participating companies, programmes and events. MWC Barcelona will take place 24-27 February 2020, with events across Fira Gran Via, Fira Montjuïc and La Farga...

Andersen Global Expands Presence in Mozambique -Wednesday 4 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global is proud to announce an expanded presence in Mozambique as collaborating firm, Isálcio Mahanjane Advogado & Associados, opens a new office in the city of Beira. Isálcio Mahanjane Advogado & Associados, which also has a presence in Maputo, became a...

Amazon Customers Shop at Record Levels Again This Holiday Season – Cyber Monday 2019 Becomes the Single Biggest... -Wednesday 4 December 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- (NASDAQ:AMZN) – Amazon today announced that Cyber Monday was once again the single biggest shopping day in the company’s history, based on the number of items ordered worldwide. Customers all around the world shopped at record levels across a wide selection, with hundreds...

Parsons Paris Announces New Fashion and Luxury Educational Online Program for High School Students -Wednesday 4 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Parsons Paris, the European campus of The New School’s world-renowned Parsons School of Design, today announced a new online course for high school students, Inside the Business of Fashion and Luxury, a dynamic behind-the-scenes learning journey into the fashion industry....

Saudi Fund for Development and Regional Partners Join Government of Burkina Faso to Inaugurate New Life Changing Dam -Wednesday 4 December 2019

As a key contributor to the project, a delegation from the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) joined President Roch Marc Christian Kabore of Burkina Faso and regional donor organizations to inaugurate the new USD $130 million Samendini Dam. Located in the Samendini Valley,350km from the...

Gen Re and PAI Health Take Strategic Partnership to Next Level -Tuesday 3 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Decades of evidence have proven cardiorespiratory fitness to be a leading predictor of longevity and future health. Yet it is one that has been largely overlooked within insurance customer health profiles. With the signing of the exclusive agreement between leading global...

Moody’s Analytics Experts Release New Book on Future of Credit Risk -Tuesday 3 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Analytics, a leading provider of financial intelligence, today announced the release of Credit Risk Measurement and Management: Disruption and Evolution, edited by Moody’s Analytics experts Dr. Amnon Levy, Head of Portfolio and Balance Sheet Research, and Dr....