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YuppTV Announces the Digital Premiere of 2016 Blockbusters, Oopiri and Thozha! ATLANTA -Wednesday 4 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In a move to delight the Indian expat community, YuppTV, the world’s largest Over-The-Top (OTT) provider for South Asian content, has announced the digital premiere of two super-hit movies, Oopiri and Thozha. The movies, which stars renowned actors such as Nagarjuna Akkineni,...

Acelity L.P. Inc. Reports First Quarter Financial Results for 2016 -Wednesday 4 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Acelity L.P. Inc.: First Quarter Financial Highlights Revenue for the first quarter of 2016 of $451.4 million, grew 1.6% as reported on a GAAP basis and 3.0% on a constant currency basis, from the prior-year period Revenue from Advanced Wound Therapeutics ("AWT")...

CYNORA GmbH Announces Significant Progress in Highly Efficient Blue Materials for OLEDs -Wednesday 4 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CYNORA, a leader in TADF (thermally activated delayed fluorescence) materials, has made significant progress in its highly efficient blue material developments during the last 6 months: a strong indicator for reaching performance levels requested by the OLED...

eASIC Joins the OpenPOWER Foundation to Offer Custom-Designed Accelerator Chips -Wednesday 4 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- eASIC® Corporation (@easic), a fabless semiconductor company that delivers a custom integrated circuit (IC) platform (eASIC Platform) today announced it has joined the OpenPOWER Foundation, an open development community based on the POWER microprocessor architecture....

Philip Morris International Comments on Court of Justice of the European Union Judgment on the EU Tobacco Products... -Wednesday 4 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International (NYSE/Euronext Paris: PM) today comments on the judgment of the Court of Justice of the European Union following its legal review of the EU’s Tobacco Products Directive (“TPD”).   Marc Firestone, Senior Vice President and General...

Zinwave Demonstrates Future-Proof DAS at Dubai Airport Show -Wednesday 4 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Zinwave, a global provider of wideband distributed network solutions for in-building wireless, today announced that it will showcase its UNItivity distributed wireless access solution (DAS) at the Airport Show 2016 being held on May 9-11 in Dicec, Dubai. In booth 4001, Zinwave...

Schlumberger Announces Second-Quarter 2016 Results Conference Call -Tuesday 3 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) will hold a conference call on July 22, 2016 to discuss results for the second quarter ending June 30, 2016. The conference call is scheduled to begin at 7:00 am (US Central time), 8:00 am (US Eastern time) and 1:00 pm (London time). Until...

Learning Providers and ACCA Agree There Is a Vibrant Future for the Accountancy Profession in the Middle East -Tuesday 3 May 2016

The first ever ACCA Middle East Educators’ Conference took place in Dubai recently, bringing together key global and regional players in the accountancy profession. The theme of the conference was ACCA: Heading into the Future, linking into ACCA’s commitment to defining the trajectory of...

Erin Energy Announces Oyo-8 Well Resumes Production -Tuesday 3 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Erin Energy Corporation (“Erin Energy” or the “Company”) (NYSE MKT:ERN) (JSE:K) announced today the Island Constructor light well intervention (LWI) vessel has successfully completed work on the Oyo-8 well and the Company has resumed production from the well. Erin...

Euromena III Successfully Concludes Its Second Deal By Investing In a Leading Apparel Retail Franchise in the Maghreb... -Monday 2 May 2016

The EuroMena Funds, is pleased to announce the acquisition of minority stakes in the capital of BS Invest in Tunisia, Cap Retail in Morocco, and Investex Algérie in Algeria (the “Group”).  EuroMena III, the latest of The EuroMena Funds, alongside Mediterrania Capital Partners, a private...

Saudi Aramco, PNU and Wipro Inaugurate First All-Women Business & Technology Park in Saudi Arabia -Monday 2 May 2016

  ↵ Largest hub in the region for Engineering Drafting Services, IT and Business Process Services (BPS) Project expected to create 21,000 jobs for Saudi women within 10 years Developed to bridge the gap between academia and the business world (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Saudi...

General Cable Reports First Quarter 2016 Results -Sunday 1 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC) reported today results for the first quarter ended April 1, 2016. For the quarter, the Company generated adjusted earnings per share from continuing operations of $0.19 and adjusted operating income from continuing operations of $42...

Hilton HHonors Introduces Unlimited Bonus Promotion, a Points-Rich and Asterisk-Free Global Offer -Sunday 1 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hilton HHonors, the loyalty program for Hilton Worldwide’s 13 distinct hotel brands, is making it simpler to max out on Points with a brand new, rich and limitless promotion. Members who book direct and stay at any hotel across Hilton Worldwide’s global portfolio will...

Johns Manville Releases 2015 Sustainability Report -Saturday 30 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Johns Manville (JM), a leading global manufacturer of energy-efficient building products and engineered specialty materials and a Berkshire Hathaway company, released its 2015 Sustainability Report today. The fifth annual report communicates JM’s corporate commitment to...

XPRIZE and UN Announce Global Partnership to Empower Children’s Learning Through Technology -Saturday 30 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The XPRIZE Foundation with the United Nations’ Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the World Food Programme (WFP) today announced a new partnership for the US$15 Million Global Learning XPRIZE – a five-year competition challenging teams to...

ZTE First-Quarter Profit Reaches RMB950 Million After Improvements in Operating Cash Flow -Friday 29 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ZTE Corporation (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, today announced its first quarter results for the period ending 31 March...

YuppTV Adds Star Plus and Life OK to its Bouquet of Premium Hindi Offerings! -Friday 29 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- YuppTV, the world’s largest Over-The-Top (OTT) provider for South Asian content, has enabled two premium Hindi entertainment channels – Star Plus and Life OK – for its users in the UK, EU, Middle East, Malaysia and New Zealand. YuppTV’s latest move will delight its...

Phase 3 Trial Results for First Oral Proteasome Inhibitor NINLARO (ixazomib) Published in The New England Journal of... -Thursday 28 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE: 4502) today announced that results from the international, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled TOURMALINE-MM1 Phase 3 clinical study, evaluating once-weekly oral NINLARO® (ixazomib) capsules plus lenalidomide and...

Biogen Appoints Michael Ehlers Executive Vice President, Research and Development -Thursday 28 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Biogen (NASDAQ: BIIB) today announced the appointment of Michael Ehlers, M.D., Ph.D., as executive vice president, Research and Development. Dr. Ehlers will oversee Biogen’s global Research, Drug Discovery, Clinical Development, and Medical Affairs functions, defining the...

Nasser Lootah Real Estate Adopts Yardi RENTCafé -Wednesday 27 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nasser Lootah Real Estate Company (NLRE) is enhancing its marketing and resident services with RENTCafé®, a comprehensive property marketing, leasing and resident services solution.   NLRE is one of Dubai’s leading real estate companies with a mixed use portfolio...