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On the occasion of UN World Cities Day, Urban 20 (U20) Engagement Group of the G20, announces the creation of a... Riyadh, Saudi Arabia -Friday 30 October 2020  

The Urban 20 (U20), a G20 Engagement Group, today announced that it is working to create a Global Urban Resilience Fund, the first fund of its type developed by cities, for cities. Speaking about the announcement U20 Chair, H.E. Fahd Al-Rasheed, President of the Royal Commission for Riyadh...

Velodyne Lidar Sensors Power LineVision’s V3 Overhead Power Line Monitoring System -Friday 30 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR) today announced a sales agreement with LineVision, Inc., a provider of solutions to monitor, optimize and protect the world’s critical electric power grid. LineVision uses Velodyne high-performance lidar sensors in its V3 overhead power...

“Regular consumption of foods rich in omega-3s, including walnuts and fish, can reduce risk of death three years... -Friday 30 October 2020  

A new study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology found that regular consumption of foods rich in omega-3 eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA), found in marine foods like fatty fish, and alpha-linolenic acid (ALA), found in plant foods like walnuts, was associated with improved...

ATSG Delivers Boeing 767 Freighter to Astral Aviation of Kenya -Friday 30 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ:ATSG) announced the delivery by its Cargo Aircraft Management subsidiary of a Boeing 767-200 converted freighter to Astral Aviation of Kenya under a five-year lease. This is the first aircraft ATSG has leased to Astral, as well as the...

Nexo Doubles Earn on Crypto Interest Rates -Friday 30 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nexo, the leading regulated financial institution for digital assets, today announced a two-fold increase on savings interest rates for cryptocurrencies BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, LTC, EOS, LINK, XLM, TRX, and PAXG, offering yields of up to 8% APY through its Earn on Crypto...

AppDynamics Solves Visibility Gap Between Traditional Infrastructure and Cloud Environments With New Portfolio of Cloud... -Thursday 29 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AppDynamics, a part of Cisco and the world’s #1 APM solution and full-stack, business centric observability platform, today released new capabilities designed to help IT teams build cloud native applications with confidence by connecting hybrid cloud application performance...

Pulse Electronics Switches to Rimini Street Support for its SAP Applications -Thursday 29 October 2020  

(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 that Pulse Electronics, a leading components...

Assurant Acquires Mobile Device Trade-In Innovator HYLA Mobile -Thursday 29 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Assurant (NYSE: AIZ), a leading global provider of lifestyle and housing solutions that support, protect and connect major consumer purchases, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire HYLA Mobile, a leading provider of smartphone software,...

SES and CANAL+ Strengthen Partnership With Long-Term Extensions across Western Europe, Central Europe and Africa -Thursday 29 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES and CANAL+ have signed new long-term strategic agreements for satellite capacity across three geographies, strengthening the companies’ longstanding partnership and underlining the importance of satellite in delivering premium content to more than 10 million...

Thales Launches Its Identity Verification Suite, a Secure Biometric Solution for Customer Onboarding -Thursday 29 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Thales, world leader in digital security, has launched its Identity Verification Suite, in response to the rising need of remote client onboarding. With privacy and user experience as its heart, the IDV Suite enables a secure and 100%-AI identity verification service. It...

Synergis Adept Named #1 in 21 Rankings on G2’s 2020 Fall Grid Reports -Wednesday 28 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Synergis Software, a global leader in engineering information management and product data management (PDM), today announced that its flagship product, Adept, has earned 21 top placements in G2 Crowd’s Fall 2020 Grid Reports.  The reports, which are based on real customer...

Morinaga Milk Expands Lactoferrin Production Capacity in German Subsidiary “MILEI GmbH” -Wednesday 28 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Morinaga Milk Industry Co., Ltd. (TOKYO: 2264) (hereafter, “Morinaga Milk”) hereby announces that its subsidiary MILEI GmbH (hereafter, “MILEI”), which has the largest share* of the global market in terms of production volume of the functional ingredient lactoferrin,...

INX to Acquire Openfinance Securities, LLC -Wednesday 28 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- INX Limited (“INX”), the global blockchain-based platform for trading digital assets, announced today it has signed a term-sheet for the acquisition of Openfinance Securities LLC, a registered U.S. broker-dealer operating a registered FINRA/SIPC member, with an alternative...

VentureIsrael Launches New Venture Capital Fund -Wednesday 28 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- VentureIsrael announced today the launch of a new venture capital fund, which will invest in Israel based, early stage deep-tech start-ups. The fund investment strategy focuses on the companies with clear-cut technological advantages, an experienced management team and a...

ExaGrid Becomes Finalist for Three SDC Awards -Wednesday 28 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that it has been nominated in three categories for the 11th annual Storage, Digitalisation and Cloud (SDC) Awards, which are focused on recognizing and rewarding success in the products and...

The 2020 Nanjing Peace Forum: Guests Gathered in Nanjing For the Covenant of Peace -Wednesday 28 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On October 24, experts and scholars from various fields, such as peace education, urban planning, public health, culture and art, exchanged views on the theme of "Building a comprehensive, diversified and lasting vision of peace" at the Nanjing Peace Forum. In October 2020,...

Cyber Crime Costing Industry up to $8-trillion Annually revealed at Acronis Global Cyber Summit 2020 -Wednesday 28 October 2020  

Cyber crime is costing businesses worldwide between $4-8 trillion annually and has the potential to grow twenty-fold over the next few years according to Acronis CEO and founder Serguei “SB” Beloussov speaking at the Acronis Global Cyber Summit 2020. The Summit attracted more than 9,500...

C3.ai, Microsoft, and Adobe Combine Forces to Re-invent CRM with AI -Wednesday 28 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- C3.ai, Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ:MSFT), and Adobe Inc. (NASDAQ:ADBE) today announced the launch of C3 AI® CRM powered by Microsoft Dynamics 365. The first enterprise-class, AI-first customer relationship management solution is purpose-built for industries, integrates with Adobe...

Rimini Street UK Earns Designation as Great Place to Work-Certified™ Company in 2020, Awarded Excellence in... -Tuesday 27 October 2020  

(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 that it has been recognized as a Great Place to...

FreshToHome – world’s largest online fresh fish and meat brand raises $121M to expand in UAE, Saudi Arabia... -Tuesday 27 October 2020  

Among top 5 e-grocers in UAE. Capital to support fast-paced expansion of the brandin India and the Middle East with plans to launch in Saudi Arabia Led by Investment Corporation of Dubai (ICD), Investcorp, Ascent Capital, The United States International Development Finance Corporation (DFC)...