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Hytera Offers Communications Support in Indonesia’s Lombok Earthquake JAKARTA, Indonesia -Thursday 9 August 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- A magnitude-6.9 earthquake hit the Indonesian islands of Lombok and Bali at around 6.45pm on August 5th, 2018, with more than 90 people dead and hundreds more injured. The immediate focus is search, rescue and meeting the basic needs of people affected by the earthquake. To...

Intertrust and Jscrambler Launch Joint Solution to Protect Mobile and JavaScript Applications -Thursday 9 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Black Hat - Intertrust Technologies Corporation and JavaScript Application Security leader Jscrambler announced a jointly-sourced product suite App Shield 360 that provides a complete set of application shielding solutions for both native and JavaScript applications that...

Second quarter of 2018 profits up 21%; SHUAA to call for General Assembly to approve share buyback and cash dividend for... -Thursday 9 August 2018  

AED 14.6 million profit in Q2 2018 (Q2 2017: AED 12.1 million) H1 2018 Group revenues AED 64.0 million (H1 2017: AED 62.2 million) and profit AED 26.3 million (H1 2017: AED 36.8 million) Firm seeks shareholder approval for 10% share buyback and proposes dividend of AED 0.02/ share for...

Ørsted to Acquire Lincoln Clean Energy from I Squared Capital -Thursday 9 August 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ørsted entered into an agreement today with I Squared Capital and management shareholders to acquire a 100 percent equity interest in Lincoln Clean Energy LLC (LCE) for an enterprise valuation of USD 580 million. LCE is a leading U.S.-based developer, owner and operator of...

Belmond Announces Review of Strategic Alternatives to Enhance Shareholder Value -Thursday 9 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Belmond Ltd. (NYSE: BEL), owners, part-owners or managers of 46 luxury hotel, restaurant, train and river cruise properties, which operate in 24 countries, today announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a comprehensive review of strategic alternatives to enhance...

Sumitomo SHI FW Wins Contract for CFB Boiler Island in South Korea -Thursday 9 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sumitomo SHI FW (SFW) announced today that it has been awarded a contract by Hyundai Engineering & Construction Co. (HDEC) for design and supply of the Daesan Biomass Power Plant boiler island. Commercial operation of the new biomass CFB power plant is scheduled for the end of...

Alibaba Group Founder Jack Ma to Donate US$10 Million to Establish Africa Entrepreneur Prize -Thursday 9 August 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Alibaba Group founder and Executive Chairman Jack Ma launched the Jack Ma Foundation ‘Netpreneur’ Prize, a new program created to support and fund African entrepreneurs who are working to address Africa’s most important challenges and further its digital economy...

Barbuda seeks support from the GCC -Wednesday 8 August 2018  

Charity giving is deeply rooted in the Arabian culture and The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has always been at the forefront for donating to disaster relief and humanitarian causes across the world. In wake of the same vision, The James & Maginley Charity and Care Foundation...

DXC Technology and Amazon Web Services (AWS) Collaborate to Modernize IT Services and Accelerate Client Migrations to... -Wednesday 8 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) and Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ: AMZN), today announced a multi-year, global agreement to build a new multi-billion dollar DXC - AWS Integrated Practice that will deliver IT migration, application transformation, and...

Trade and economic mission of Republic of Kazakhstan to Dubai -Wednesday 8 August 2018

The official trade and economic mission of Kazakhstani companies will take place in Dubai on 14th August, at JW Marriott Marquis Dubai, Business Bay. The purpose of the event is to develop the trade relations between Kazakhstan and the UAE entrepreneurs, as well as to establish strong...

Moody's Acquires Omega Performance, Enhances Online Credit Training Platform -Wednesday 8 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) announced today that it has entered a definitive agreement to acquire Omega Performance, a leading provider of online credit training. Founded in 1976 and based in Arlington, Virginia, Omega Performance is a business unit of TwentyEighty...

Palestine Set for Success with Gloria Jean's Coffees -Wednesday 8 August 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Middle East and African regions continue to be a bountiful market for the Gloria Jean’s Coffees brand, with Khaled Aqqad and Yousef Asfour signing as Master Franchise Partners for the State of Palestine. The team look to have their first store opened by late 2018 and will...

Andersen Global Expands in Europe with LANSKY, GANZGER + partner -Wednesday 8 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global expanded its presence in Europe this week through a collaboration with LANSKY, GANZGER + partner (LGP), one of the largest independent law firms in Central Europe. The Collaboration Agreement includes three related entities located in Vienna, Austria;...

Yamaha Motor Earnings Continue to Rise in Second Quarter -Wednesday 8 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:7272)(ISIN:JP3942800008) announced today that in the first half of its fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, consolidated net sales of 851.3 billion yen were up 2.8% from the previous year. The company achieved all-time highs in operating income...

Fiorano Expands Footprint in Banking Sector with Strategic Partnership with Global Specialist, ITSS -Wednesday 8 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fiorano Software, a leading provider of Core Banking Integration and API Management Solution, announced today that it has tied-up in a strategic partnership with Information Technologies Solutions & Services (ITSS), a Global Information Technology company. The partnership will...

Bentley Systems Announces Finalists in the Year in Infrastructure 2018 Awards Program -Tuesday 7 August 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bentley Systems, Incorporated, a leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, today announced the finalists in the Year in Infrastructure 2018 Awards program. The annual awards program honors the extraordinary work of Bentley users...

BOARD International Positioned as a Visionary in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud Financial Planning and Analysis... -Tuesday 7 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Leading analyst and advisory firm Gartner has named decision-making platform provider BOARD International as a Visionary in both its 2018 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Financial Planning and Analysis Solutions & Magic Quadrant for Cloud Financial Close Solutions. The Gartner...

NTT Takes New Steps to Grow Its Global Business, Drive Innovation Going Forward -Tuesday 7 August 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT Corporation) (TOKYO: 9432) is pleased to announce several initiatives to be implemented soon. These steps will help us become more competitive and profitable, and create new ways of serving clients and society through our global...

Gemalto Boosts Cloud Security with a Scalable Virtual Key Management Solution -Tuesday 7 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Gemalto announced a next-generation key management solution, SafeNet Virtual KeySecure, for simpler and stronger cloud security. Companies can extend their data protection policies to private and public clouds and centralize encryption and key management operations across...

CIMA’s Corporate Business Challenge Provides Impetus to Think Outside the Box -Tuesday 7 August 2018  

The benefits of an international upbringing laid the foundation for Fouad’s career path of going beyond the obvious answers. Today, Fouad is based in the UAE where he works for an international energy conglomerate, overseeing financial affairs for two separate legal entities, Project Company...