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Schlumberger Completes Merger with Cameron HOUSTON -Saturday 2 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) announced today that it has closed its merger with Cameron International Corporation. As previously announced, each Cameron stockholder is entitled to receive 0.716 shares of Schlumberger common stock and $14.44 in cash, in exchange for each...

RMB Capital Adds Egor Rybakov to Asset Management Team -Thursday 31 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Chicago-based RMB Capital (“RMB”), an independent financial services firm with more than $4.3 billion in assets under management, announced today that Egor Rybakov, CFA, has joined RMB Asset Management as a senior vice president and portfolio manager. Rybakov brings to...

International Dairy Queen, Inc. Opens First DQ Grill & Chill® Restaurant in Jordan -Thursday 31 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Dairy Queen® system, part of Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A and BRK.B), has opened a new DQ Grill & Chill® restaurant at Abdoun Circle in Amman, Jordan. The opening of this location in Jordan represents the latest country outside of the United States with...

Endeavour Establishes Largest Medtech Fund in Europe at EUR 250m -Thursday 31 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Endeavour Vision today announced that the Endeavour Medtech Growth LP (EMG) fund has held its final close at EUR 250m (USD 275m) in committed capital. Largely oversubscribed, the fund reached its hard cap and closed well above its EUR 150m target due to considerable...

Panasonic Awarded a Gold Rating in EcoVadis Sustainability Survey -Thursday 31 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation has been awarded a Gold Recognition Level in sustainability performance survey conducted by EcoVadis. This excellent result also places Panasonic among the top 5% performers in the survey. EcoVadis is a collaborative platform enabling companies to...

New Clinical Study Reports Relationship Between Masimo’s Oxygen Reserve Index (ORI™) and Arterial Partial Pressure... -Thursday 31 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that a new retrospective study reports the relationship between Masimo’s Oxygen Reserve Index (ORI™) and arterial partial pressure of oxygen (PaO2) during surgery. The study suggests that ORI may provide an advanced indication of...

WISeKey to List on the SIX Swiss Stock Exchange on March 31, 2016 -Thursday 31 March 2016

Listing and first trading day of WIHN Class B Shares on the SIX Swiss Exchange on March 31, 2016   (BUSINESS WIRE)-- WISeKey International Holding Ltd (“WIHN”) announced today that it has successfully completed all steps to list its registered shares, nominal value CHF 0.05...

A.M. Best to Participate in 11th Annual World Takaful Conference -Thursday 31 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A.M. Best will participate as ratings partner sponsor and exhibitor at the 11th Annual World Takaful Conference, to be held 11–12 April in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Mahesh Mistry, director, analytics, will take part in a session titled, “Ratings Roundtable:...

Quantel Medical Awarded Tender for Ophthalmic Laser Equipment from India Department of Defense -Wednesday 30 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Quantel Medical (Quantel), a global ophthalmic medical device company dedicated to developing leading technologies to improve the diagnosis and treatment of ocular diseases, announced it has been awarded a €3 million competitive tender for ophthalmic laser equipment. Under...

MATRIXX Software Selected by SMART Communications, Attracts Strategic Funding From PLDT -Wednesday 30 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MATRIXX Software today announced that SMART Communications, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT), has selected MATRIXX Software’s real-time Digital Commerce platform for its mobile business. Subsequently, PLDT has invested in...

Bitè Enables LTE with the Deployment of SIAE MICROELETTRONICA New Microwave Generation IP Radio -Wednesday 30 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bitè group present with mobile networks in both Lithuania and Latvia offers data and voice services. In the past few years Bitè established itself as the fastest growing operator with strong customer base with enterprises and offering to its users the highest download data...

Erin Energy Announces LWI Vessel En Route to Oyo Field -Tuesday 29 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Erin Energy Corporation (“Erin Energy” or the “Company”) (NYSE MKT:ERN) (JSE:ERN) announced today the Island Constructor light well intervention (LWI) vessel (the vessel) has departed Skalevic, Norway and is en route to the Oyo field, offshore Nigeria. The vessel...

Airwheel Enters Robot and Artificial Intelligence Business Globally -Tuesday 29 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Airwheel, a leading smart transportation vehicle manufacturer, recently announced that the company will enter the robot and artificial intelligence business. The company launched Airwheel S9, a self-balancing wheeled service robot, at the recently concluded CeBIT in Germany,...

The following is a statement from QNB Group: Vietnam to Remain One of Fastest Growing EMs under New Leadership -Sunday 27 March 2016

The Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) selected a new leadership at its 12th National Congress in January. The general secretary was reappointed while the outgoing reformist prime minister will be replaced by his deputy in July. The changes were cast as a victory for the conservative rather than...

Schlumberger-Cameron Merger Receives Chinese Antitrust Approval -Saturday 26 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB) and Cameron International Corporation (NYSE: CAM) jointly announced today that Chinese Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) has cleared their proposed merger without any conditions. MOFCOM approval represents the last major closing condition to the...

Arabia CSR Awards Clinic to be held in April in Dubai -Saturday 26 March 2016

An event is being organized by the Arabia CSR Network for all interested organisations that would like to apply to this year’s Arabia CSR Awards. Known as the Awards Clinic, this annual event is invaluable for both registered applicants and potential applicants. It will lift the curtain on the...

Essel Group Middle East announces contract for 2D Seismic Survey of Block 2A, Kenya -Friday 25 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Essel Group Middle East (“EGME”) is pleased to announce that EGME and Simba Energy Inc. (“Simba”), through its subsidiary company Simba Africa Rift Limited, have awarded a contract for a 2D seismic data survey on Block 2A, in Kenya. The survey will be conducted by...

Utah GOP Caucus Voters Praise Online Voting Experience -Thursday 24 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Utah Republicans cast their ballots on Tuesday in one of the largest Internet voting experiences in U.S. election history. By leveraging Smartmatic’s custom-built i-voting solution, the State Republican Party of Utah brought a new, secure and convenient option to...

MiX Telematics and FMSi win Engineering Excellence Award at the ITS Smart Mobility Awards in Abu Dhabi -Thursday 24 March 2016

MiX Telematics, in conjunction with local channel partner Fleet Management Services International (FMSi), have been awarded for the “Best of Use of Technology for Improved Traffic Management” at the ITS and Road Safety Awards 2016. The awards, held alongside the ITS Smart Mobility Forum,...

Schlumberger Announces Tender Offer for Senior Notes of Cameron International Corporation -Thursday 24 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Holdings Corporation (“SHC” or the “Company”) today announced that it has commenced a tender offer to purchase up to $1.2 billion aggregate principal amount (the “Maximum Tender Amount”) of the outstanding senior notes of Cameron International...