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Best’s Market Segment Report: Longstanding MENA Reinsurers Demonstrate Resilience in Tough Market Conditions ... LONDON -Tuesday 18 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Middle East and North African (MENA) reinsurance industry is characterised by its challenging market conditions, borne out of unabating pressure on pricing, overcapacity, and a higher-than-expected number of large losses in recent years, according to a new report by A.M....

Large European real-world study reports effects of Spiolto® Respimat® for people... -Monday 17 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim announced results from the OTIVACTO study, an observational European real-world study of 7,443 Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) patients treated with Spiolto® (tiotropium/olodaterol) Respimat®, which were presented today at the European...

MEDTEX: Foresee the Next Wave of Healthcare Revolution -Monday 17 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Taiwan, with high quality medical service and world’s top IT industry, has becoming one of the leaders in global healthcare technology and provider. On November 29 - 30, MEDTEX will focus on 3 key trends: Intelligent Healthcare, Next-generation Biotherapeutics, and...

Biolog-id Branches out to the United States with a New Operational Center in Atlanta -Monday 17 September 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Biolog-id, a world leader in connected health solutions, today announced the establishment of its U.S. operational center in Atlanta. This new site will enable Biolog-id to continue the growth of its presence in North America and offer its business solutions in the biggest...

Clinical trial data for nintedanib in patients with advanced IPF published -Sunday 16 September 2018  

INSTAGE® trial results published in the New England Journal of Medicine1 Trial provides clinical data on patients with IPF and severe impairment in gas exchange usually excluded from clinical trials1 Efficacy and safety profile of nintedanib in patients with advanced IPF was...

City of Aurora, CO Replaces Tape Backups with Disk-based ExaGrid System -Sunday 16 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, today announced that the City of Aurora, Colorado’s third largest city, has replaced its tape-based backups with ExaGrid’s disk-based backup storage system. The City chose ExaGrid due to a...

Lenovo and NetApp Form Global Strategic Partnership to Accelerate Customers’ Digital Transformation -Saturday 15 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today at Lenovo’s Transform 2.0 conference, Lenovo (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY), a Global Fortune 500 company and a technology leader in Intelligent Transformation, and NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP), a Fortune 500 company and the data authority for hybrid cloud, announced a global...

New study results provide evidence that Ofev® (nintedanib) slows progression of IPF beyond four years... -Saturday 15 September 2018

INPULSIS®-ON study indicates safety and efficacy of Ofev® (nintedanib) are maintained over the long term and consistent with prior findings from INPULSIS® trials1 Results from INPULSIS®-ON, the open-label extension from the two INPULSIS® Phase III trials, published in Lancet...

Moody’s Commences Cash Tender Offer for All Shares of Reis -Saturday 15 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Moody’s Analytics Maryland Corp., has commenced the previously announced planned tender offer to acquire all outstanding shares of common stock of Reis, Inc. (NASDAQ:REIS) at a price of $23.00...

Andersen Global Announces New Board of Directors for Europe -Saturday 15 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global named the members of the European Regional Board of Directors. This regional board will advise the global organization on issues critical to the continent to ensure that the group is working in a seamless way across the different countries of the region,...

New GSMA Report Highlights How 5G, Artificial Intelligence and IoT Will Transform the Americas -Saturday 15 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At the 2018 Mobile World Congress Americas, the GSMA today issued a new report, ‘Intelligent Connectivity: How the Combination of 5G, AI and IoT Is Set to Change the Americas,’ highlighting how the region is set to benefit from the age of ‘intelligent connectivity’ or...

HDF Energy Announces Meridiam's Investment in CEOG, Currently the Greatest Project Worldwide of a Power Generating... -Friday 14 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The CEOG (Centrale Électrique de l'Ouest Guyanais) project has a new equity partner in Meridiam, a long-term investor whose Transition Fund is dedicated to infrastructure projects related to energy transition. This operation is accelerating the development of the project,...

WCG 2019 Finals to Be Held in Xi'an China in July 2019 -Friday 14 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WCG Inc. (World Cyber Games) officially announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with Qujiang New District of Xi’an, China to hold the WCG 2019 finals from Thursday, July 18 to Sunday, July 21, 2019. According to the MOU, WCG Inc. selected Xi’an as its...

Acelity Enters Agreement to Transition Systagenix Manufacturing Facility to Scapa Healthcare -Friday 14 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Acelity announced an agreement to sell its advanced wound dressings manufacturing facility located in Gargrave, England, to Scapa Healthcare. In conjunction with the transfer of the facility upon close of the transaction, more than 350 employees will transition to Scapa...

Kymeta Appoints New Sales Executives in Move to Build Global Sales Force -Friday 14 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Kymeta—the communications company making good on the promise of global, mobile connectivity—today announced the appointment of Rash Jhanjee to Vice President of Sales, EMEA (Europe, Middle East, and Africa) & Indian Subcontinent, Paul Mattear to Vice President of Sales and...

Newmont Ranked Mining Sector Leader by DJSI World for Fourth Consecutive Year -Friday 14 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) announced that for an unprecedented fourth year running, the Company was named the Metals and Mining sector leader by the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World). Newmont was the first gold company named to the index in 2007, and...

USA and Canada to Lead Global Migration to 5G Finds GSMA Study -Friday 14 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Almost half of all mobile connections in North America are forecast to be running on 5G networks by 2025, according to a new GSMA report, suggesting that the region will migrate to 5G at a much faster rate than comparable markets in Europe and Asia. The latest edition of the...

IBC and TM Forum Announce Launch of Five New Catalyst Projects for 2019 -Friday 14 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IBC, the world’s most influential media, entertainment & technology show, and TM Forum, the industry association driving digital business transformation, have announced the launch of five new Catalyst projects for 2019. As confirmed at the Digital Transformation World...

OptraSCAN® Receives CE Mark Approval for In-Vitro Diagnostics Use -Thursday 13 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OptraSCAN®, the leading end-to-end digital pathology solution provider, today announced that their whole-slide scanners have received CE Mark approval for European Standards applicable to “In-Vitro Diagnostics Directive (IVDD)” 98/79/EC for in-vitro diagnostics use. The CE...

North American Tier-1 Operator Launches New Services on Mavenir’s NFV CloudRange™ Platform -Thursday 13 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mavenir, focused on transforming mobile network economics for Communications Service Providers (CSPs), today announced that a Tier-1 North American Operator has launched new services using CloudRangeTM, its industry leading NFV platform based on MANO/ONAP architecture, as part...