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KORE Wireless Group to Acquire Wyless Group Holdings ATLANTA & BOSTON -Thursday 10 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- KORE Wireless Group, Inc. (“KORE”), the world’s largest managed wireless network services provider specializing in Machine-to-Machine (M2M) communications and the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced the acquisition, in an all-cash transaction, of Wyless Group...

Panasonic Unveils Enhanced "freeze-ray" Series Data Archiver System, Using 300 GB Optical Discs -Thursday 10 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Panasonic Corporation today unveiled its enhanced "freeze-ray" series Data Archiver, using 300GB Optical Discs (scheduled for release in the 2nd half of 2016) at the OCP U.S. Summit 2016 being held March 9-10, 2016, in San Jose, California. Panasonic is proposing a data...

TeliaSonera Selects OT To Connect Samsung Gear S2 -Wednesday 9 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Oberthur Technologies (OT), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions today announced that TeliaSonera, the leading operator in the Nordic and Baltic countries, selected OT’s M-Connect solution to allow its subscribers to...

Octapharma Group Publishes 2015 Annual Results Reporting Revenue of €1.5 Billion and Operating Income of €351... -Wednesday 9 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Octapharma Group publishes its 2015 annual results reporting revenue of 1.513 billion Euro, representing an increase of 233 million Euro or 18.2% compared with the 2014 figure. Gross profit in 2015 was 582 million Euro, 140 million Euro higher than in 2014. The reported...

Case Against Dole Food Company Alleging Paramilitary Payments in Colombia Dismissed With Prejudice -Wednesday 9 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dole Food Company, Inc. today announced that the Los Angeles Superior Court dismissed with prejudice the case Perez v. Dole Food Company, Inc. The lawsuit, which was filed in 2009, had been brought by 167 Colombian plaintiffs claiming that Dole had funded violent...

Grandstream Expands Presence in Saudi Arabia Through Distribution Partnership with Baud Telecom -Wednesday 9 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Grandstream Networks, connecting the world since 2002 with award-winning SIP unified communication solutions, and Baud Telecom, Saudi Arabia’s leading provider of integrated solutions, today jointly announced a new distribution partnership. Baud Telecom will now stock and...

Shiseido Awarded World's Most Ethical Companies Designation Five Years in a Row -Tuesday 8 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Shiseido Co., Ltd. has been selected and awarded the 2016 World’s Most Ethical Companies designation for the fifth consecutive year. The announcement was made on March 7, 2016 by Ethisphere® Institute, a U.S.-based international think-tank dedicated to advocating best...

Western Union Pays Tribute to Global Women Work-Force as World Economic Change Agents and Calls for Greater Recognition... -Tuesday 8 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- In honor of International Women’s Day 2016, The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leader in global payments services, recognizes the contributions made by global women work-force in their communities – both in their adopted country as well as their homeland. The...

Hilton Worldwide’s DoubleTree by Hilton Brand Expands Presence in Colombia with the Opening of DoubleTree by Hilton... -Tuesday 8 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DoubleTree by Hilton, one of Hilton Worldwide’s (NYSE: HLT) 13 market-leading brands, has broadened its presence in Colombia today with the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá – Calle 100. The hotel joins the recently-opened DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá - Parque 93...

AHF to Celebrate International Women’s Day with Worldwide Events on March 8th -Tuesday 8 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the largest global AIDS organization operating in 35 countries worldwide, will commemorate International Women’s Day (IWD) on March 8th through a series of empowering events and activities in 12 countries throughout Africa, Asia, Eastern...

TSYS Again Recognized as a World’s Most Ethical Company in the Ethisphere Institute’s 2016 List -Tuesday 8 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TSYS (NYSE: TSS) announced today that it has been recognized by the Ethisphere® Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as a 2016 World’s Most Ethical Company®. This marks the tenth anniversary of the founding...

Egon Zehnder Leads Worldwide Conversation to Cultivate the Next Generation of Women Leaders -Monday 7 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Egon Zehnder, a global leader in executive search and leadership advisory services, today announced its global event series “Leaders and Daughters: Cultivating the Next Generation of Women Leaders.” This groundbreaking initiative is designed to catalyze a worldwide...

Forest City granted duty-free zone status and corporate incentives to lure investors and tourists -Monday 7 March 2016

Other sweeteners include corporate tax incentive for qualified companies or companies with Iskandar Development Region status involved in tourism and MICE, education and healthcare Corporate tax incentive for Green Developers and Green Development Manager No restrictions on company...

Global Women in PR Announce the Launch of a New Chapter in the Middle East on International Women’s Day -Monday 7 March 2016

Global Women in PR is delighted to announce that on International Women’s Day (March 8th) a new chapter is being launched for senior women working in the PR industry in the Middle East. Details of this exciting new group, WPR Middle East, will be unveiled at a joint event with PRCA MENA to...

Falcon Aviation to Be the Golden Sponsor at Abu Dhabi Air Expo 2016 Once Again -Monday 7 March 2016

Falcon Aviation is proud to be on board as Abu Dhabi Air Expo 2016’s Golden sponsor once again. The extremely capable and professional team at Falcon is always aiming to raise the benchmark of its standards of service including but not limited to its VIP charter services, helicopter charter...

SIAE MICROELETTRONICA and Aricent Showcasing “New IP” over SM-OS Based Microwave Radio Portfolio -Monday 7 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SIAE MICROELETTRONICA takes a step forward in Software Defined Network showcasing a “new IP” network over its existing SM-OS based microwave portfolio at the Mobile World Congress 2016. In April 2014 SIAE MICROELETTRONICA launched the SM-OS, a Future Proof Network...

Atlas Copco Appoints a New Distributor in Iraq -Monday 7 March 2016

Atlas Copco appoints a new distributor Merkez Al-Madina for Machinery and Equipment Trading Company. The company is part of the well-known group (HMBS) which has been operating in Iraq for over 100 years and will now represent Atlas Copco’s Compressor Technique and Construction Technique...

CrowdStrike Expands International Presence to Meet Growing Customer Demand -Monday 7 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CrowdStrike Inc., the leader in cloud-delivered next-generation endpoint protection, threat intelligence and response services, today announced the launch of its operations in EMEA by opening a corporate office in the United Kingdom. The expansion comes on the heels of...

SES Deploys SATMED e-Health Platform and Launches First Maritime VSATs on FRIENDSHIP Floating Hospitals in Bangladesh -Monday 7 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), a world-leading satellite operator, and FRIENDSHIP, a non-governmental organisation, along with the technical assistance of Square Informatix (Bangladesh) Ltd, launched the first state-of-the-art Maritime VSATs on three of FRIENDSHIP’s...

AbbVie and Boehringer Ingelheim announce global collaboration on promising immunology compounds -Monday 7 March 2016

AbbVie and Boehringer Ingelheim will share responsibility for future clinical development and establish a Joint Steering Committee Anti-IL-23 antibody now in Phase 3 for psoriasis demonstrated greater efficacy over ustekinumab in Phase 2 clinical studies with a potential for quarterly...