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Dubai Chamber to Host 5th Global Business Forum on Africa DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday 11 June 2019  

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Dubai Chamber) has announced its plans to host the fifth edition of the Global Business Forum (GBF) on Africa on November 18th-19th 2019 in Dubai under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister...

Xi'an: Creating “Jasmine” Like Freshness via Ecological Growth -Tuesday 11 June 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- “So beautiful the jasmine flowers; Fragrant, beautiful and full-blown; Fragrant, white and loved by all...” The famous Chinese folk song meets western musical instruments with unique charm. Under the Chang'an Pagoda in Xi’an Chanba Ecological District, Liu Lei, a young...

New post-hoc analysis shows consistent cardiorenal risk reductions of empagliflozin in a sub-group of adults with type 2... -Tuesday 11 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today announced results of a new post-hoc analysis of data from the EMPA-REG OUTCOME® trial. These results indicated that the effect of empagliflozin on reducing cardiovascular and renal risk was consistent between a...

Full data from CAROLINA® outcome trial support long-term cardiovascular safety profile of... -Tuesday 11 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced full data from the CAROLINA® trial demonstrating that Trajenta® (linagliptin) did not increase cardiovascular risk compared to glimepiride in adults with type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular risk.1 The...

PVH Corp. Names Cheryl Abel-Hodges Chief Executive Officer of Calvin Klein, Inc. -Monday 10 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- PVH Corp. [NYSE:PVH], one of the world’s largest apparel companies and owner of iconic brands, including CALVIN KLEIN, TOMMY HILFIGER, Van Heusen, Speedo, and IZOD, announced today that Cheryl Abel-Hodges is the new Chief Executive Officer of Calvin Klein. Abel-Hodges...

London Tech Entrepreneur Tej Kohli Pours $100m into AI & Machine Learning Ventures -Monday 10 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- At London Tech Week: Tej Kohli, the London-based tech entrepreneur, has invested another $100m into Rewired, a robotics-focused venture studio with a humanitarian bent. Rewired is pioneering investment into artificial intelligence and machine learning ventures that will power...

Modern Building with GEZE Smart Façades at ZAK World of Facades, Egypt 2019 -Monday 10 June 2019  

GEZE affirmed its leadership position in the building automation by introducing GEZE Cockpit, the first building automation system for smart door, window and safety technology at ZAK World of Facades Cairo, Egypt on 16th of April 2019. Zak World of Façades is an International conference...

Mary Kay Inc. Partners with The Nature Conservancy to Advance Sustainable Fishing in Gulf of Mexico -Sunday 9 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Mary Kay Inc., an international leader in corporate and social responsibility, today announced its partnership with The Nature Conservancy to advance sustainable fishing practices in The Gulf of Mexico. The program, named the Texas Fisheries & Coastal Resilience Program, aims...

Microsure’s MUSA Microsurgery Robot Receives CE-mark -Sunday 9 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MUSA is the world’s first surgical robot for open microsurgery. This robotic assistant is clinically and commercially available after the medical device CE-mark was issued by notified body DEKRA recently. Microsure’s MUSA is developed by a team of microsurgeons and...

Largest-Ever MEPRA Awards Opens For Entries -Sunday 9 June 2019  

The Middle East Public Relations Association (MEPRA) today issued a call for entries for the 2019 MEPRA Awards, which celebrates and recognises the most creative and impactful campaigns and practitioners in the Middle East.  This year, the 11th edition, marks the largest-ever edition of the...

BenQ 4K Projectors Garner No.1 in Market Share for 5 Consecutive Quarters -Sunday 9 June 2019  

As the World’s No.1 DLP projector brand, BenQ garnered No.1 4K projector market share in Asia Pacific and the Middle East for five consecutive quarters. BenQ continues to take a stance at the No.1 Position in Q1'19 across the Middle East, with 65.54% in Saudi Arabia & 33.76% in UAE. In the...

Xi'an Chanba Ecological District: Fashion Show of “Terracotta Warriors” Held at Chang'an Pagoda... -Sunday 9 June 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The ancient Terracotta Warriors also have fashion elements. In Xi'an, one of the ancient capitals, a fashion show was performed under the Chang'an Pagoda in the Chanba Ecological District, which makes Terracotta Warriors step out of the history and glow with freshness and...

Andrew Keys Joins DARMA Capital as Managing Partner -Saturday 8 June 2019  

DARMA’s goal is to provide Quantitative Systematic Alpha Generation of Web3 Protocols DARMA is Registered with the CFTC, and a Member of NFA Flagship Fund is an Ether Optimized Long Strategy with over $100M under management ConsenSys is First Corporate Treasury Risk Management...

Dongfeng and Maxion Wheels Hold Groundbreaking Celebration for New Passenger Car Premium Aluminum Wheel Plant -Saturday 8 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Maxion Wheels, the world’s largest wheel manufacturer, with its new joint venture partner, Dongfeng Motor Parts and Components Group, held a groundbreaking ceremony on June 6, 2019 at the future site of their 22,000 square meters plant in Suizhou, China. The new company,...

Rahi Systems Acquires Serro, PiTek -Saturday 8 June 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rahi Systems has completed two new acquisitions that augment its Integrated Environment strategy, a holistic approach that encompasses all the devices and applications users interact with and the supporting technology behind the scenes. The acquisitions also expand Rahi’s...

Higher Ground Announces Partnership with Spotify to Produce Podcasts -Friday 7 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama’s production company, Higher Ground, today announced a partnership with Spotify (NYSE: SPOT) to produce podcasts exclusive to the platform. The Obamas formed Higher Ground to produce powerful stories to entertain, inform and inspire,...

Andersen Global Expands in Hamburg -Friday 7 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global continues its expansion in Germany, announcing today that Kolaschnik Partner Rechtsanwälte, a corporate and commercial law firm with offices in Hamburg, combines its practice with Andersen Tax & Legal in Germany. The office is the first Andersen Global location...

Rimini Street Expands Latin America Operations with New Subsidiary in Mexico -Friday 7 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced that it has expanded its Latin America operations with...

Rockwell Automation Elects Pam Murphy to Board of Directors -Friday 7 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rockwell Automation (NYSE: ROK) today announced that Pam Murphy was elected to its board of directors effective June 6, 2019. Murphy is chief operating officer for Infor, Inc., a global leader in business cloud software products for industry-specific companies and...

Glass Lewis and CGLytics Establish Global Partnership to Provide Unmatched Compensation Data and Analytics -Friday 7 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Glass Lewis, the world’s leading independent provider of governance and engagement support services, and CGLytics, a leading provider of governance data and analytics globally, today announced an expansion of their strategic partnership. CGLytics will serve as the global...