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Smiths Detection to Supply Security-Screening Equipment to Kuwait International Airport DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday 1 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Smiths Detection, a leading threat-detection and security-technology company, will supply hold-baggage screening equipment for Kuwait’s new International Airport Terminal 2, which is currently under construction. The contract includes the installation of HI-SCAN 10080 XCT...

ABB completes divestment of Power Grids to Hitachi -Wednesday 1 July 2020

– Hitachi ABB Power Grids joint venture starts operations – ABB’s portfolio focused on industrial customers – Net cash proceeds to be returned to shareholders as planned (BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABB today reached a significant milestone in the company’s transformation towards a...

IDEMIA Appoints Pierre Barrial as President & Chief Executive Officer of the Group -Wednesday 1 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The supervisory board of IDEMIA has appointed Pierre Barrial as the new President & CEO of the Group, replacing Yann Delabrière who resumes his previous role as Chairman of the Board. Matthew Cole, who has joined the Group, has taken on Pierre Barrial’s previous position...

Kioxia Holdings Corporation Appoints Michael R. Splinter to Board of Directors -Wednesday 1 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Kioxia Holdings Corporation, the world leader in memory solutions, today announced the appointment of Michael R. Splinter as an independent director, effective immediately. Mr. Splinter is a 40-year veteran of the semiconductor industry and brings various business and...

Kioxia to Complete Acquisition of LITE-ON Technology’s SSD Business -Wednesday 1 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Kioxia Holdings Corporation, the world leader in memory solutions, announced today that it expects to complete its acquisition of LITE-ON Technology Corporation’s Solid State Drive (SSD) business, Solid State Storage Technology Corporation and its affiliated companies on...

Interactive Brokers Appoints Nicole Yuen to its Board of Directors -Tuesday 30 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Board of Directors of Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: IBKR) today announced the appointment of Nicole Yuen as an independent director of the firm effective July 1, 2020. “Nicole Yuen has deep expertise in building and managing top-ranked securities businesses...

FINEOS Welcomes F&G as New Customer -Tuesday 30 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FINEOS Corporation (ASX:FCL), the leading core platform for life, accident and health insurance globally, is delighted to announce today it has signed a new license agreement with F&G. They will use FINEOS Claims in their life and annuity claims processes. FINEOS...

PMI Reports 2019 ESG Performance in Its First Integrated Report -Tuesday 30 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulatory News: Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) today published its first Integrated Report, a comprehensive overview of the company’s environmental, social, and governance (ESG) performance and its progress toward delivering a smoke-free...

PDI Insights Cloud Broadens Ability to Serve Retailers and CPGs Globally with On-Demand Data and Analytics -Tuesday 30 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- PDI (www.pdisoftware.com), a global provider of ERP, Fuel Pricing, Logistics and Marketing Cloud solutions for the convenience retail and petroleum wholesale industries, today announced it has enhanced its Offers and Insights business capabilities with PDI Insights Cloud,...

Entersekt Offers Guidance on Securing the Mobile Channel Amidst FBI Cautions -Monday 29 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Entersekt, a global specialist in digital security solutions, today released its updated guidance for financial institutions, Securing the Mobile Banking Channel, a white paper. This follows the FBI warning that an increase in attacks on banking applications by...

Moody’s Analytics Wins Seven Risk Technology Awards -Monday 29 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Analytics has won seven categories in this year’s Risk Technology Awards. Five are repeat wins. 3 years in a row: Credit Data Provider of the Year Wholesale Credit Modelling Software of the Year 2 years in a row: Enterprise-Wide Stress Testing...

Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) Introduces Region’s First Comprehensive Sustainability Report -Sunday 28 June 2020

Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX), has launched today its first Sustainability Report. The report reinforces guiding principles on Sustainable Finance and encourages growth of sustainable investments opportunities in the UAE. The report is aligned with ADX’s growth strategy, which aims to...

Modern Governance 12.0: Diligent Launches Modern Leadership to Help Organizations Build More Diverse and... -Saturday 27 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Diligent Corporation, a leading modern governance company used by nearly 700,000 board directors and leaders, today introduced Modern Leadership – an initiative to provide senior leaders with the resources, insights, partnerships, and technology they need to further...

The Estée Lauder Companies Announces the Promotion of Stéphane de La Faverie To Group President -Saturday 27 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- This week, The Estée Lauder Companies (NYSE:EL) announced that Stéphane de La Faverie has been promoted to Group President, while continuing in his role as Global Brand President, Estée Lauder and AERIN. He will report directly to Fabrizio Freda, President and Chief...

Deutsche Telekom and Mavenir Collaborate to Validate Web-Scale Technologies for 5G StandAlone (SA) Core -Friday 26 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mavenir, an industry leading end-to-end cloud-native network software provider, has announced that it has collaborated in successful lab testing of its containerized 5G Core solution, on Deutsche Telekom’s Cloud network infrastructure. Mavenir’s 5G Core uses state of...

City of Tampere: A Concept and Implementation Competition for a New Sports Campus Will Begin -Friday 26 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tampere – the most attractive city in Finland – will gain a new modern cluster of exercise and sports. The concept and implementation competition of the Hakametsä Sport Campus project will start in June and continue until November 2020. The development of the Hakametsä...

Andersen Global Adds Presence in Liberia -Friday 26 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global announces an added presence in Africa through a Collaboration Agreement with full-service accounting firm BICON Inc. in Liberia, continuing the organization’s efforts to drive growth across its global platform and add breadth to its presence on the...

The SIGMA Group Chooses ExaGrid to Back Up Customer Data -Friday 26 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ExaGrid® today announced that INFIDIS, a global IT integrator and solutions provider, led The SIGMA Group to choose ExaGrid’s tiered backup storage solution to enhance data protection and optimize its backups and data restoration capabilities, needed to offer its...

Schlumberger Announces Expiration of Tender Offer for Any and All of Schlumberger Investment SA’s Outstanding... -Friday 26 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Limited (“Schlumberger”) today announced the expiration of the previously announced cash tender offer by Schlumberger Investment SA, an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Schlumberger (“SISA”), for any and all of SISA’s outstanding 3.300% Senior Notes...

Western Union Continues to Connect Communities and Economies at a Critical Time -Thursday 25 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Western Union (NYSE: WU), a global leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, today released its second annual Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report, which spotlights the Company’s 2019 ESG progress. The report also highlights Western...