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Nominees Announced for 2016-2017 Pioneers in Performance Awards for Latin America FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. & SÃO PAULO -Wednesday 13 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore) today announced the nominees and opening of voting for the 2016-2017 Pioneers in Performance Awards for Latin America at the Congreso Internacional Cirugia Endovascular 2016 (CICE) Symposium in São Paulo. Each year, distinguished...

CNIM Group Announces the Creation of Bertin IT, Cybersecurity & Digital Intelligence Software Publisher -Wednesday 13 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bertin IT brings together the activities in information system security and content processing, along with those of its current subsidiaries Vecsys (automatic speech processing) and AMI Software (strategic intelligence software). Thus, CNIM is consolidating its offering to...

Saudi Aramco and Engie Confirm Sponsorship of 2016 World Energy Congress, Istanbul -Tuesday 12 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- With less than six months to go until the opening of the 2016 World Energy Congress, which is taking place in Istanbul between 9th and 13th October, we are delighted to confirm that a broad range of partners from right across the energy spectrum have confirmed their exhibition...

Spok Partners With Medical Solutions and Services to Improve Safety and Productivity in Saudi Arabian Healthcare... -Tuesday 12 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Spok, Inc. today announced that it has partnered with Medical Solutions and Services (MSS) in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to enable healthcare organisations to enhance patient safety and improve staff communications. Through this partnership, MSS broadens its solution portfolio...

Conrad Hotels & Resorts Appoints Peter Jon Lindberg as Director of Inspiration -Tuesday 12 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Conrad Hotels & Resorts today announced the appointment of Peter Jon Lindberg as the brand’s new Director of Inspiration. Tasked with driving the vision behind Conrad’s Stay Inspired initiative (www.StayInspired.com), Lindberg will assume the Director of Inspiration role on...

A.M. Best Special Report: The Dynamics of Takaful Markets Of the Middle East and Malaysia: Similar Models, Different... -Tuesday 12 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A perception persists in the takaful market that Malaysia has been relatively successful in forming a vibrant takaful industry, while despite the Middle East having large Muslim populations, the takaful operators have struggled to establish a foothold in a market that has the...

Lebanon’s Eurisko Mobility Announces World's First Virtual Reality Enabled Omnichannel Banking Solution -Tuesday 12 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Omnichannel banking is a breakthrough idea whose time has clearly come. It describes a unified multichannel approach to online banking from any medium like a laptop, smartphone or tablet, to a smart watch, Apple TV or even a Virtual Reality headset. Eurisko Mobility recently...

The Third Brain Forum to be held during 26-27 May in Lausanne, Switzerland -Monday 11 April 2016

Dr. Suad Al Hussaini Juffali: the Brain Forum aims to encourage research that can unveil the secrets of the human brain that science has not been able to discover yet, and aims to support start-ups in brain and nerves fields The third Brain Forum will run in collaboration with École...

A Clinic Held for the Arabia CSR Awards -Monday 11 April 2016

The Arabia CSR Network just conducted a half day clinic to explain key aspects of the region’s best known CSR award. The Arabia CSR Awards are widely known as the Arab Region’s homegrown sustainability benchmark. This annual award is conferred on organisation’s that demonstrate a high...

CMMI® Institute Reports Fifth Consecutive Year of Record Growth and Global Adoption in 2015 -Monday 11 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CMMI® Institute announced today that 1,920 organizations earned a Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) appraisal in 2015, an 18 percent global increase in the number of completed appraisals. Driven by the commitment among global business leaders to assess their...

Cellogique Corporation and Valeant DWC to Launch CeraVe® Products in the Middle East -Sunday 10 April 2016

Cellogique Corporation is pleased to announce the launch of CeraVe® skin care products in the Middle East under a distribution agreement with Valeant DWC. Cellogique and Valeant DWC intend to introduce CeraVe® products, for the first time, in pharmacies and drugstores across the...

OT Will Present Its Q1 2016 Financial Results to Investors on May 3rd, 2016 -Saturday 9 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Oberthur Technologies (OT), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions, today announced that it will present its first quarter financial results to investors on Tuesday May 3rd, 2016. Didier Lamouche (CEO) and Anne-France...

FCR Immobilien AG Books Record Profits in 2015 -Saturday 9 April 2016

EBITDA more than doubles to €3.8 million EUR in 2015 EBIT up 182% to €3.1 million (previous year: €1.7 million) FCR yields 32% return on equity (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today FCR Immobilien AG announced its figures for the 2015 financial year, reporting that over the last year it...

OT Provides the Latest OTA Technology to Telefónica Spain -Friday 8 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Oberthur Technologies (OT), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions today announced a key partnership with Telefónica Spain for their migration to the new generation of SIM Over-The-Air (OTA) platform. In order to...

VRstudios® to Provide the Only Wireless VR Experience for Meraas’ Hub Zero – The First Immersive Gaming... -Friday 8 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- VRstudios, the leading virtual reality (VR) company providing wireless, full-motion and multi-user VR experiences for entertainment and enterprise customers, announced, today, that the company has been selected to provide VRstudios’ platform and products for Hub Zero, the...

Fitch Boosts Information Business With Fitch Connect -Friday 8 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fitch Solutions announces Fitch Connect, a powerful integrated information platform, delivering Fitch Ratings and Research along with Fundamental Financials, economic data and analytics. Fitch Connect enables credit professionals to make risk management decisions with...

Giotrif® (afatinib) approved in Europe as new oral treatment option for patients with squamous cell carcinoma of the... -Thursday 7 April 2016

Approval provides a new oral treatment option for patients with the second largest sub-type of non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), representing approximately 20-30% of NSCLC cases Approval of Giotrif® is based on results of the LUX-Lung 8 study, which showed significantly improved...

Lausanne to Be the Epicentre of Brain Research in May 2016 -Thursday 7 April 2016

The Brain Forum brings together top scientists and entrepreneurs from the world’s biggest brain initiatives. The event will run in collaboration with EPFL on 26 and 27 May at the SwissTech Convention Center in Lausanne, Switzerland. Launched in 2013, The Brain Forum plays an important role...

Former CEO of JustEat Backs Rising StarOfService -Thursday 7 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Klaus Nyengaard, the former CEO of JustEat, has thrown his weight behind local services marketplace StarOfService (www.starofservice.com). Nyengaard has been appointed Head of Advisory Board, and joins the founders of BlaBlaCar as a fellow investor in the French start-up as it...

ZTE Reports Over RMB100.1 Billion in Revenues for 2015 -Thursday 7 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ZTE Corporation (“ZTE” or the “Group”) (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ) today announced overall operating revenues of RMB100.19 billion for the year ended 31 December 2015, while operating cash flow and cash dividend hit historic highs as...