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Launch of ESMO Virtual Plenaries Brings Rapid Access to Ground-breaking Cancer Research LUGANO, Switzerland -Wednesday 17 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ESMO, the leading organisation for medical oncology, has launched an important new service for rapidly disseminating research to accelerate the transition of results into practice for the benefit of cancer patients. “In a world that runs fast, timeliness in bringing...

Tekce Comments About Wealth Amnesty Creating a Large Foreign Capital Inflow to Turkey -Wednesday 17 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The legislation known as ‘Wealth Amnesty’ allows the legal entrance of the funds, gold, securities and other market capitals into Turkey, without being subject to tax, with the condition to be declared until June 30, 2021. While there was 1% or 2% tax in the past...

JEOL: Release of the New Gas Chromatograph – Time-of-flight Mass Spectrometer JMS-T2000GC AccuTOF(TM) GC-Alpha... -Wednesday 17 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- JEOL Ltd. (TOKYO:6951) (President & COO Izumi Oi) announces the release of JMS-T2000GC "AccuTOF(TM) GC-Alpha", the latest model of the successful AccuTOF(TM) GC series gas chromatograph – time-of-flight mass spectrometers, to be released in February 2021. This product is a...

Kaneka Eurogentec Receives GMP Accreditation for New mRNA Manufacturing Facility – COVID-19 Vaccine Production... -Wednesday 17 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Kaneka Eurogentec: A new GMP facility for active pharmaceutical ingredient production The new facility audited and accredited by Belgian Authorities will allow the production and the purification of up to 10 g scale ( up to 1 Million doses of vaccine) of RNA for use in...

Nel ASA: Nel Launches MC250 and MC500 Containerized Large-Scale PEM Electrolysers -Wednesday 17 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Nel Hydrogen Electrolyser, a subsidiary of Nel ASA (Nel, OSE:NEL), has launched the MC250 and MC500 containerized Proton PEM electrolysers. “We are proud to officially launch the MC250 and MC500, representing automated MW-class on-site hydrogen generators utilizing a...

Ferring, Rebiotix and MyBiotics Collaborate to Develop Live Microbiome-Based Therapeutics in Reproductive Medicine and... -Wednesday 17 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Ferring Pharmaceuticals, Rebiotix Inc., a Ferring Company, and MyBiotics Pharma Ltd. today announced a multi-year strategic collaboration to develop live microbiota-based biotherapeutics to address bacterial vaginosis, a common vaginal infection among women of reproductive age...

Pacific Prime Acquires CXA Group's Brokerages to Become the 3rd Largest Employee Benefits Broker in Singapore and... -Wednesday 17 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Global insurance brokerage Pacific Prime has solidified its foothold in Asia Pacific by acquiring the Hong Kong and Singapore brokerage arms of CXA Group, an insurtech company that has exited this sector to focus on its cloud-based enterprise SaaS business. The acquisition...

Spotify Announces Addition to Board of Directors -Tuesday 16 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Spotify (NYSE: SPOT) today announced that Mona Sutphen will join the Spotify Board of Directors in April of 2021, subject to shareholder approval. Ms. Sutphen is a private equity advisor and a co-founder/advisor for several technology start-ups, and was a senior White House...

Sintavia Achieves AS 9100 Design and Development Certification -Tuesday 16 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Sintavia, LLC, a designer and additive manufacturer of critical thermal and airfoil components for the Aerospace, Defense, & Space industry, announced today that it had achieved AS 9100 approval for product design and development. The approval, which followed months of...

Senator Rasha Kelej, CEO of Merck Foundation Named Among the Most Influential African Woman in the World, as... -Tuesday 16 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Senator, Dr. Rasha Kelej, CEO of Merck Foundation and Member of Egyptian Senate (2020-2025) has been named one of the Most Influential African Women in the world for 2020 for the third time, as she is nominated this year as “African Woman of the Year 2020” by the New...

Jaguar Land Rover Reimagines the Future of Modern Luxury by Design -Tuesday 16 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A vision of modern luxury by design Jaguar Land Rover will reimagine the future of modern luxury by design through its two distinct, British brands. Set against a canvas of true sustainability, Jaguar Land Rover will become a more agile creator of the world’s most...

ICRYPEX: Sponsorship Agreement Paid out in Bitcoin -Tuesday 16 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- According to the sponsorship agreement signed in exchange for 42 Bitcoins (approximately 1.3 million USD), ICRYPEX became the name and uniform chest sponsor of Beşiktaş JK Men's Basketball A-Team, one of the largest sports clubs in Turkey. ICRYPEX took an important step...

Thales Laser on Mars 2020 Mission: Three Days to Touchdown -Tuesday 16 February 2021  

On 18 February, when the Perseverance rover lands on Mars, the Thales laser will enter service as part of SuperCam, the ‘eyes’ of the rover, to determine the chemical and organic composition of Martian rock samples. The Thales laser at the heart of the SuperCam...

Africa Finance Corporation hires Blackstone’s Zarou CEO, Sameh Shenouda, as CIO -Monday 15 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Africa Finance Corporation, one of the biggest investors in infrastructure solutions in Africa, is pleased to announce the appointment of Sameh Shenouda as its new Executive Director and Chief Investment Officer. Mr. Shenouda brings over 27 years of experience in investments...

Rotana Audio Visual Appoints Choueiri Group’s Digital Media Services (DMS) - Saudi Arabia, As Its Exclusive... -Sunday 14 February 2021  

Rotana Audio Visual LLC, the leading production company in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Arab world, has appointed “Digital Media Services (DMS) - Saudi Arabia”, a Choueiri Group company, to handle the exclusive, advertising sales for “Rotana Audio and Video” and “Rotana FM” in...

CGTN: Tibetan Religious Leader Extends Wishes for Spring Festival, Tibetan New Year -Saturday 13 February 2021    

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Tibetan New Year falls on the same day as the Spring Festival this year. As a long, bitter winter starts petering down, colorful spring sneaks in. Bainqen Erdini Qoigyijabu, the 11th Panchen Lama, on Friday expressed best wishes to all Tibetans at home and abroad for...

CGTN: China’s First Lady Peng Liyuan Writes Letter to German Students -Thursday 11 February 2021    

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Peng Liyuan, wife of Chinese President Xi Jinping, wrote a letter on Tuesday to students and teachers at Burggymnasium, a public secondary school in Essen, Germany, encouraging them to make a new contribution to strengthening the friendship between peoples of China and...

IDEMIA Announces Corporate Partnership With Fintech Australia -Thursday 11 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, has signed a corporate partnership with Fintech Australia, a trade association that seeks to boost growth of the country’s Fintech ecosystem. As a global leader in payment card issuance, payment solutions, security and...

Zynga Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2020 Financial Results -Thursday 11 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA) today released financial results for its fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2020 by posting management’s Q4 2020 Quarterly Earnings Letter to its Investor Relations website. Please see the attached Quarterly Earnings Letter or...

Velodyne Lidar Signs Five-Year Sales Agreement with ThorDrive -Thursday 11 February 2021      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR, VLDRW) today announced a five-year sales agreement to provide Ultra Puck™ sensors to ThorDrive, an autonomous technology company. ThorDrive is using Velodyne’s lidar sensors to power its cargo and baggage ground support tractors in a...