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The Estée Lauder Companies Announces Executive Leadership Team Updates NEW YORK -Wednesday 20 July 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) announced the following Executive Leadership Team updates: Jean-Guillaume Trottier has been promoted to Global Brand President, Jo Malone London, effective July 1, 2016. Mr. Trottier will continue to report to Mr. Demsey...

Supporting Middle East Jobs, Economic Growth and Sustainable Development Through Aviation -Wednesday 20 July 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Aviation is vital to the modern, globalised world, supporting millions of jobs and driving economic growth. But the benefits of connectivity must be protected with appropriate support from governments if the air transport sector is to help fulfil its potential as a connector of...

GSMA Announces Launch of Mobile Connect across India -Tuesday 19 July 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At a launch event held in New Delhi today, the GSMA announced that the GSMA’s Mobile Connect mobile-based authentication solution is now available to more than 800 million consumers across India1. Mobile network operators (MNOs) offering Mobile Connect services are Aircel,...

Moody’s Acquires Full Ownership of Korea Investors Service (KIS) -Tuesday 19 July 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) announced today that it has acquired full ownership of Korea Investors Service (KIS), a leading provider of domestic credit ratings in Korea. Founded in 1985, KIS serves the domestic capital markets in Korea with credit ratings, research and...

Abu Dhabi Residency to Complete Customers’ Ordinary Transactions via Emirates Post -Tuesday 19 July 2016

As of the first of July, the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Abu Dhabi began receiving ‘Ordinary’ transactions from customers through the ‘Ameel’ service at the Emirates Post centers ‘Empost,’ located in the Madinat Zayed area of Al Falah; the Tourist Club;...

Bank of America Reports Second-Quarter 2016 Financial Results -Tuesday 19 July 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bank of America today reported its second-quarter 2016 financial results. The news release, supplemental filing and investor presentation can be accessed in the following ways: Bank of America newsroom at http://newsroom.bankofamerica.com. Bank of America Investor...

Luxembourg to Set up a Seed Fund for Innovative Start-up Companies in the Field of Digital Economy -Tuesday 19 July 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Luxembourg Government launched jointly with a group of private investors a seed fund to support the financing and the development of start-ups up to seven years of age which are operating within the national digital economy field. This move is a further step in increasing...

‘Abu Dhabi Police’ Discuss the Commander-in-Chief Swimming Championship -Monday 18 July 2016

The Strategy and Performance Development General Directorate at the Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters (GHQ), discussed the preparations for the Commander-in-Chief Swimming Championship and the regulations and conditions of the competition, which will be held on the 27th of July. The...

A.M. Best Affirms Ratings of International General Insurance Holdings Limited and Its Subsidiaries -Monday 18 July 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Insurance and reinsurance rating agency A.M. Best has affirmed the financial strength rating of A- (Excellent) and the issuer credit rating (ICR) “A-” of International General Insurance Company Limited (IGI) (Bermuda) and International General Insurance Company (UK) Limited...

OT Partners with Swatch to Offer Contactless Payment in Brazil -Monday 18 July 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OT (Oberthur Technologies), a leading global provider of embedded security software products and services, announces a key partnership with Swatch, the renowned Swiss watchmaker and one of the world’s most popular brands, to provide contactless payment to customers in Brazil....

Automic Delivers Efficiency for Temenos T24 Close of Business Process for Meezan Bank -Friday 15 July 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Automic, the leader in Business Automation software, today announced that Meezan Bank has successfully implemented Automic Workload Automation with the Temenos T24 banking application to significantly increase reliability and control, lower business risk and streamline...

Sealed Air Acquires Cleaning in Place Optimization and Remote Monitoring Company -Friday 15 July 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sealed Air Corporation (NYSE:SEE) announced today that it has acquired Tampereen Teollsuussähkö Oy (TTS-Ciptec), a company that optimizes Cleaning in Place systems through remote monitoring capabilities and predictive analytics services for industrial use in brewing, beverage...

Hasbro Acquires Boulder Media Animation Studio -Thursday 14 July 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) today announced that it has acquired Boulder Media, a multi-award winning Irish animation company based in Dublin. Boulder has produced a variety of award-winning series for Cartoon Network, Nickelodeon, Disney and BBC. As a wholly-owned subsidiary,...

Rimini Street Announces Preliminary Fiscal 2016 Q2 Financial Results -Thursday 14 July 2016

Revenue of $39.1 million, up 41% year over year Deferred revenue of $128.5 million, up 41% year over year Billings of $56.4 million, up 74% year over year 1,451 signed clients to date, up 34% year over year (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc., the leading global provider...

Toshiba Tec Aligns with ABBYY and Intel in Development of New MFP Series -Thursday 14 July 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Tec Corporation (TOKYO:6588) today announced that its new series of e-STUDIO Multifunction Peripherals (MFP) was developed in partnership withABBYY® and Intel. This summer, Toshiba Tec unveiled its newly-engineered e-STUDIO line featuring its latest e-BRIDGE...

GLA Property Management Co. WLL Kuwait Selects Yardi Voyager 7S -Thursday 14 July 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GLA Management, the real estate management branch of the Tamdeen Group, will adopt Yardi Voyager® 7S, a mobile, cloud-based system, as its new lease and property management platform, along with products from the Yardi Commercial Suite™. GLA Management will implement...

Turbocharged DDoS Mitigation: Ovum Reports on Neustar’s Partnership with Limelight Networks -Thursday 14 July 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Neustar, Inc. (NYSE: NSR), a trusted, neutral provider of real-time information services, today released details of a new report by leading business intelligence provider, Ovum. The report highlights that Neustar’s recent partnership with Limelight Networks will dramatically...

AT-RISK International Announces New Office in Dubai -Wednesday 13 July 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AT-RISK International, LLC, a leader in executive protection, consulting, investigations, biosecurity and security training services, announced today the opening of its new office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Andreas Karki, a seasoned expert with in-country experience and a...

Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly Announce Clinical Trial Collaboration in Metastatic Breast Cancer -Wednesday 13 July 2016

• Study to evaluate potential of novel combination therapy for hormone receptor positive/human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 negative (HR+/HER2-) metastatic breast cancer (mBC) • Boehringer Ingelheim’s IGF mAB BI 836845 and Lilly’s CDK 4 and 6 inhibitor abemaciclib have shown...

Waldorf Astoria and Automobili Lamborghini Partner to Offer New Routes and Supercar Models in Waldorf Astoria Driving... -Wednesday 13 July 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts, Hilton Worldwide’s (NYSE: HLT) iconic luxury hotel brand, today unveiled a new partnership with Italian super sports car maker, Automobili Lamborghini, to offer automotive aficionados a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to get behind the...