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Amazon Web Services Launches New Region in Sweden SEATTLE -Saturday 15 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ:AMZN), today announced the opening of the AWS Europe (Stockholm) Region. With this launch, AWS now provides 60 Availability Zones across 20 infrastructure regions globally, with another 12 Availability Zones and...

Exciting Prizes Await the Winners of This Year’s Spinneys Dubai 92 Cycle Challenge -Saturday 15 December 2018  

The Spinneys Dubai 92 Cycle Challenge will take place this weekend,with Junior Ridesfor young cyclists from 5 pm to 9 pmon December 13thanda 92km ride between 6 am and 11 am on December 14th. The Cycle Challenge’s Official Rehabilitation and Performance Partner isnanoM, a state-of-the-art...

AURAK Gains SACSCOC Accreditation -Saturday 15 December 2018  

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) officially announced the accreditation of the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) at its 2018 Annual Meeting which was held in New Orleans, Louisiana, in the United States of America. SACSCOC, the...

FLIR Systems Launches Three Cooled Neutrino Family Thermal Camera Cores -Saturday 15 December 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) today announced three Neutrino™ midwave infrared (MWIR) camera cores: the small, lightweight FLIR Neutrino LC and two FLIR Neutrino Performance series cores, the SX12 and QX. The latest models expand the FLIR Neutrino cooled camera core...

Ebola: How Many Must Die Before WHO Acts? asks AHF -Friday 14 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- With the world’s second worst Ebola outbreak in history recently spreading to a major city in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the World Health Organization (WHO) and Merck must do more to ensure all options are on the table to fight the virus, including ensuring...

Vargatef® plus docetaxel could be an option after failure of immunotherapy in lung cancer -Friday 14 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim announced today the first interim results of VARGADO, an ongoing non-interventional study in routine clinical practice in Germany evaluating the efficacy and safety of Vargatef® (nintedanib) and docetaxel in patients with stage III/IV locally advanced or...

GSMA’s Programme ‘Tech4Girls’ Wins 2018 Corporate Citizen of the Americas Award from the Organization... -Friday 14 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Trust for the Americas has selected GSMA as a winner of the 2018 Corporate Citizen of the Americas Award in the category ‘Technical Skills for the Future of Work’ for its program ‘Tech4Girls’. The award was presented by the Secretary General of the Organization of...

IDEMIA Provides Subscription Management Platform to dtac in Thailand to Offer eSIM Connected Watches to All Its... -Friday 14 December 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, has been selected by dtac, the leading mobile operator in Thailand, to offer connectivity on eSIM connected watches. IDEMIA’s Subscription Management platform (or remote SIM provisioning) is the technology that remotely...

The Coca-Cola Company Announces Loan Agreement with Ioniqa Technologies to Transform Hard-to-Recycle Plastic Waste into... -Friday 14 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Coca-Cola Company today announced a new agreement extending a loan to Ioniqa Technologies (The Netherlands) to facilitate the development of Ioniqa’s proprietary technology to produce high-grade, recycled PET content from hard-to-recycle PET waste. The agreement is...

Western Union Works with TerraPay to Expand Payout Options to Millions of Mobile Wallets -Friday 14 December 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Western Union (NYSE: WU), a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement, announces an alliance with TerraPay to enable mobile wallet and bank account payout. The alliance further expands upon Western Union’s account payout network for sending remittances directly...

Thales and Gemalto Are Granted Regulatory Clearance by the Commerce Commission in New Zealand -Friday 14 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulatory News: Reference is made to the joint press release by Thales (Euronext Paris: HO) and Gemalto (Euronext Amsterdam and Paris: GTO) dated 27 March 2018 in relation to the launch of the recommended all-cash offer by Thales for all the issued and outstanding shares of...

Entersekt Gains Early Certification for E-Commerce Authentication Solution -Thursday 13 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Entersekt, an innovator in mobile-first fintech solutions, today announced that it has gained EMVCo certification for its 3-D Secure 2 access control server. EMVCo is a payments industry consortium managing global specifications for secure card-based e-commerce transactions....

Tilray® Announces International Advisory Board -Thursday 13 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tilray, Inc. (NASDAQ:TLRY), a global pioneer in cannabis production and distribution, today announced the formation of its International Advisory Board, an esteemed group of business and government leaders who will provide guidance to Tilray’s executive team and Board of...

Takeda and the New York Academy of Sciences Announce 2019 Innovators in Science Award Winners -Thursday 13 December 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited, (“Takeda”) (TSE:4502) and the New York Academy of Sciences announced today the Winners of the second annual Innovators in Science Award for their commitment to and excellence in regenerative medicine. The 2019 Winner of the Senior...

The World's Largest Heritage and Culture Festival to Begin With the Slogan Janadria 33 Faithfulness and Loyalty -Thursday 13 December 2018  

With the support and under the patronage of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz, the 33rd Edition of the National Festival of Heritage and Culture will be held in Janadria for 21 days from Thursday 20th December 2018 to Wednesday 9th January 2019. Organized by the...

G-Core Labs, The World’s Leading Provider of Powerful Cloud and Edge Solutions for Media and Entertainment... -Thursday 13 December 2018

The world’s leading content delivery network (CDN) services provider, G-Core Labs has launched a new CDN PoP (Point of Presence — strategically located data centers) in Dubai, UAE, which became the 3rd node in MENA, a strategically important region, and the 45th one overall in the...

Energy Observer Vessel Fitted with Oceanwings® Wingsails, the Solution Devised by VPLP and CNIM to Decarbonize... -Thursday 13 December 2018  

One year after signature of the technological partnership between VPLP Design and CNIM, Oceanwings®, a new wind propulsion method, is coming to industrial maturity. (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Energy Observer, the first hydrogen-powered vessel aiming to achieve energy self-sufficiency, with zero...

Citi Announces Global, Mission-Led Partnership with the International Paralympic Committee -Thursday 13 December 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Citi today announced that it has entered into a partnership agreement with the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) to become an international partner through 2020 and to support National Paralympic Committees (NPCs) in 18 countries as they prepare for upcoming World and...

Saudi Arabia’s Red Sea Project on Track -Thursday 13 December 2018  

A delegation from the Red Sea Development Company, led by chief executive John Pagano, was received by King Salman bin Abdulaziz at Araqa Palace in Riyadh on Tuesday (December 11).  Mr. Pagano made a visual presentation at the palace on the master plan of the Red Sea Project, underlining...

David Hall Honored as “2018 Inventor of the Year” by Intellectual Property Owners Education Foundation -Thursday 13 December 2018      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Intellectual Property Owners Education Foundation honored David Hall, chief executive officer and founder of Velodyne Lidar, Inc., as the 2018 Inventor of the Year at the Foundation’s awards dinner held at the National Building Museum in Washington, D.C. last night. Hall...