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Foodkart Taps GetSwift for Last-Mile Delivery Logistics Across the GCC MUSCAT, Oman -Saturday 7 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Following a rigorous evaluation process, Foodkart, the largest food delivery network in the GCC, is pleased to announce that it has chosen GetSwift Limited (Australian Securities Exchange: GSW) as its exclusive SaaS-based last-mile logistics platform. Initially, Foodkart...

YKK Brand Contents Spread the Idea “Little Parts. Big Difference.” Around the World: The Fourth Episode... -Saturday 7 December 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- As part of its activities to broadly communicate its corporate brand and “fasteners (zippers) ”, YKK Corporation(President: Hiroaki Otani; head office: Chiyoda, Tokyo; “YKK”) has created a short anime, “FASTENING DAYS 4”. “FASTENING DAYS 4” is the fourth...

Australian Defence Force Selects GA-ASI’s MQ-9B for Project Air 7003 -Saturday 7 December 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), the world’s leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS), has been advised that the Australian Government has selected GA-ASI’s MQ-9B SkyGuardian® variant to provide the Armed RPAS for the...

PCI Security Standards Council Publishes New Standard for Contactless Payments -Saturday 7 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) published a new data security standard for solutions that enable merchants to accept contactless payments using a commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) mobile device (e.g., smartphone or tablet) with near-field communication (NFC)....

FLIR Wins U.S. Army Heavyweight Robot Contract Worth Up to $109M -Saturday 7 December 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) announced that its Kobra™ robot has been chosen for the United States (U.S.) Army’s Common Robotic System-Heavy (CRS-H) program. The five-year production contract to build upwards of 350 unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs) is worth up to $109...

B2Broker Expands Liquidity With the Introduction of 61 New Crypto CFD Pairs -Saturday 7 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- B2Broker, a liquidity and technology provider of solutions for the crypto and foreign exchange (FX) industry, today announced that it is expanding its Crypto CFD liquidity offering with the introduction of 61 new pairs. B2Broker was the first liquidity provider to launch 39...

DigiCert and Ubisecure partner for next-generation Legal Entity Identifier organization identity solutions -Friday 6 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DigiCert, Inc., the world’s leading provider of TLS/SSL, IoT and PKI solutions, and Ubisecure, a digital identity services provider and accredited Legal Entity Identifier (LEI) issuer through the Global LEI Foundation (GLEIF), today jointly announced their collaboration to...

ExaGrid Voted “Backup Storage Innovation of the Year” -Friday 6 December 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced that it has been voted “Backup Storage Innovation of the Year” in the Storage, Digitalisation + Cloud (SDC) Awards 2019. The SDC Awards – the new name for Angel Business...

Excel Dryer Again Sets a New Standard: XLERATOR Hand Dryer Models Now Offered With 50% Longer Life and Industry-leading... -Friday 6 December 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- To Excel Dryer, leading is nothing new. After all, their signature product, the XLERATOR® Hand Dryer, created the high-speed, energy-efficient product category, and set a new standard for performance, reliability and customer satisfaction. Excel Dryer has again set a new...

UAE Company Completes GBP 300 Million Investment in UK -Friday 6 December 2019  

Twenty14 Holdings, the hospitality investment arm of LuLu Group International has completed investments of US$ 390 million in UK, with the inauguration of the Great Scotland Yard in London today. The hotel will be open for business from December 9, 2019. The historic property was acquired in...

LuLu’s Twenty14 Holdings Completes Rs. 2800 Crores Investment in the UK -Friday 6 December 2019  

Twenty14 Holdings, the hospitality investment arm of LuLu Group International has completed investments of £ 300 million in UK, with the inauguration of the Great Scotland Yard in London today. The hotel will be open for business from December 9, 2019. The historic property was acquired in 2015...

O-RAN Alliance Releases First Software Code -Friday 6 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, the O-RAN Alliance, working with the Linux Foundation, announced the O-RAN Software Community's first software code release, “Amber”. The goal of the O-RAN Software Community is to advance opening the Radio Access Network (RAN) with a focus on the open interfaces,...

LuLu’s Twenty14 Holdings Completes GBP 300 Million (Rs. 2800 Crores) Investment in the UK -Friday 6 December 2019  

Twenty14 Holdings, the hospitality investment arm of LuLu Group International has completed investments of £ 300 million in UK, with the inauguration of the Great Scotland Yard in London today. The hotel will be open for business from December 9, 2019. The historic property was acquired in 2015...

The State of Eritrea Becomes Africa Finance Corporation’s 24th Member State -Thursday 5 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Africa Finance Corporation (“AFC” or “the Corporation”) is pleased to announce the accession of the State of Eritrea (“Eritrea”) as its 24th member state. This decision was ratified by His Excellency, Isaias Afwerki, President of Eritrea, on 6 November...

FLIR Systems Completes Strategic Investment in Providence Photonics, LLC -Thursday 5 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) and Providence Photonics, LLC announced today that FLIR has made a strategic investment in Providence Photonics, developers of advanced software used to quantify invisible gas emissions using FLIR Optical Gas Imaging (OGI)...

Velodyne Lidar Supports Next Generation of AV Developers in Formula Student Competitions -Thursday 5 December 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- During the 2019 Formula Student, Europe’s most established educational engineering competition, Velodyne Lidar, Inc. contributed sensors to 20 university teams across Europe. The students used Velodyne lidar technology in powering the autonomous vehicles (AV) they built...

Global Research Shows AI to Shape Technology Landscape of 2020s, But Unintended Consequences Pose Big Risks -Thursday 5 December 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The evolving relationship between artificial intelligence, automation and humans is expected to create promising opportunities in the tech workforce while simultaneously presenting sobering concerns for the general public, according to new ISACA research sizing up the tech...

UAE Ministry of Health Collaborates with Vocera to Improve Care Team Communication and Optimise Patient Safety -Thursday 5 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Vocera Communications, Inc. (NYSE:VCRA), a recognised leader in clinical communication and workflow solutions, today announced that the Ministry of Health and Prevention of the United Arab Emirates plans to standardise care team communication using Vocera technology. An...

Italy Breaks Ground For Its Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai -Wednesday 4 December 2019  

Italy, among the first countries participating in the Universal Exposition to start building its own pavilion, has broken ground at Expo 2020 Dubai. Themed ‘Beauty connects people’, it will showcase its finest minds, talent and expertise and feature Innovation Hub, an innovatively designed...

VuNet Systems Named in Gartner’s Market Guide for AIOps Platforms, Second Year in a Row -Wednesday 4 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- VuNet Systems, an AI Driven IT Operations(AIOps) platform start-up headquartered in Bengaluru, India, announced today that they have been recognized in the Gartner’s Market Guide for AIOps Platforms 2019(1). This is the second year in a row that VuNet Systems is acknowledged...