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Energy Vault Closes Series B Funding With $110 Million Investment From Softbank Vision Fund LUGANO, Switzerland -Thursday 15 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Energy Vault, the creator of renewable energy storage products that are transforming the world’s approach to long duration, utility-scale energy storage, today announced it has completed a $110 million Series B funding round. The investment for the round was made by SoftBank...

The We Company Files Registration Statement for Proposed Initial Public Offering -Wednesday 14 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The We Company announced today that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) relating to an initial public offering of its Class A common stock. The number of shares to be offered and the price range for the...

Concept Medical Granted “Breakthrough Device Designation” by FDA for MagicTouch PTA Sirolimus Coated Balloon... -Wednesday 14 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Concept Medical Inc. (CMI) has been granted "Breakthrough Device Designation" from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for MagicTouch PTA (Percutaneous Transluminal Angioplasty), its Sirolimus drug coated balloon (DCB) catheter, for the treatment of Peripheral Artery...

Rimini Street Announces Fiscal Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results -Wednesday 14 August 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 results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2019....

Neustar: ‘Under the Radar’ DDoS Attacks Increase by 158 Percent in Q2, 2019 Compared to the Same Time... -Wednesday 14 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Small-scale Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks are becoming more frequent and sophisticated, according to new research from Neustar’s Security Operations Centre (SOC). Released today, the Q2, 2019 Cyber Threats and Trends report reveals that between April and June...

Project Management Institute Surpasses Pledge Goal, Celebrates 100,000 Global Volunteer Hours Donated in Honor of 50th... -Wednesday 14 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Project Management Institute (PMI) is proud to announce it has doubled its original pledge goal and its stakeholders have pledged to contribute 100,000 volunteer hours to advance causes aligned with the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).As part of the organization’s...

Emirates Hospital- Jumeirah, among five hospitals in the region to receive CORE certification -Wednesday 14 August 2019  

Emirates Hospital - Jumeirah was recently awarded the Collaboration of Organised and Recognised Endoscopy units (CORE) certificate by the World Endoscopy Organisation (WEO). Only five hospitals in the entire region received this recognition. Through this recognition WEO is looking at...

Andersen Global Grows Austria Team -Wednesday 14 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Andersen Global has signed a Collaboration Agreement with one of the largest independent tax groups in Austria, the Viennese tax firm G&W International Steuerberatungs- und Wirtschaftstreuhand GmbH, bringing the number of professional experts in the country to about 140....

Netcracker Recognized as the NFV Orchestration Market Leader as the Industry Evolves Towards 5G -Wednesday 14 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Netcracker Technology announced today that GlobalData has named Netcracker’s Hybrid Operations Management (HOM) solution as the sole leader in the firm’s 2019 NFV MANO: Competitive Landscape Assessment report. Based on an assessment of 17 vendors, GlobalData cited several...

China’s Leading Fintech iPayLinks’ entry to impact the Middle East market  -Wednesday 14 August 2019  

The Middle East’s region is fast establishing itself as an emerging cross-border ecommerce market due to its ballooning smartphone penetration and growing consumer purchasing power. iPayLinks, China’s leading provider of cross-border payment services, much-awaited entry into the regional...

India to Reconsider Single Citizenship Policy as ‘Global Indians’ Continue to Dominate International... -Wednesday 14 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Draft legislation currently before the Indian parliament to allow dual citizenship has been widely applauded by the largest diaspora in the world. Opposition MP Dr. Shashi Tharoor introduced the bill a few weeks ago to amend the Indian Constitution, which currently requires...

Rimini Street Announces Global Availability of Application Management Services for SAP Enterprise Software -Tuesday 13 August 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 the global availability of its Application Management...

Boehringer Ingelheim and MD Anderson form unique Virtual Research and Development Center to rapidly advance new cancer... -Monday 12 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim and The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center today announced a new multi-year partnership to conduct collaborative research to rapidly advance therapies for various types of cancers, including gastrointestinal and lung cancers. The establishment of...

Nikki Beach Hotels & Resorts Joins Global Hotel Alliance -Monday 12 August 2019

Global Hotel Alliance (“GHA”), the world’s largest alliance of independent hotel brands and operator of the award-winning, multi-brand loyalty programme, DISCOVERY, today announced that Nikki Beach Hotels & Resorts (“NBHR”), will soon be joining the growing portfolio of over 30...

ABB Names Björn Rosengren as CEO -Monday 12 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Board of ABB has unanimously appointed Björn Rosengren, as Chief Executive Officer. He will join ABB on February 1, 2020 and succeed CEO, Peter Voser, in this role on March 1, 2020. At that time Peter Voser will revert to his position at ABB solely as Chairman of the...

Project Management Institute Announces Acquisition of Disciplined Agile -Saturday 10 August 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Project Management Institute (PMI), the world’s leading not-for-profit membership association for the project management profession, today announced the acquisition of Disciplined Agile (DA). The DA toolkit is the world’s only comprehensive agile body of knowledge (BOK)...

JAKKS Pacific Announces Completion of Recapitalization -Saturday 10 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- JAKKS Pacific, Inc. (NASDAQ: JAKK) (the “Company”) announced today that it had entered into multiple, binding definitive agreements (collectively, the “Recapitalization”) among Wells Fargo Bank, National Association (‘Wells Fargo”), Oasis Investments II Master Fund...

Mary Kay Reveals Research on Skin Barrier Function and Facial Redness at the Chinese Association of Integrative Medicine... -Saturday 10 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As one of the world’s leading skincare innovators in the direct selling and cosmetic industries, Mary Kay continued its decades-long commitment to skin science research by revealing the results of a study to improve skin barrier function and facial redness at the Annual...

Velodyne Lidar Announces Breakthrough Sensor for Autonomous Systems, Puck 32MR™ -Saturday 10 August 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today introduced the Puck 32MR™ sensor to address key markets in the autonomous industry. This product offers a cost-effective perception solution for low speed autonomous markets including industrial vehicles, robotics, shuttles and unmanned aerial...

Lenovo Introduces Single-socket Servers, Designed Specifically for Edge and Data-intensive Workloads -Saturday 10 August 2019

Lenovo’s new ThinkSystem SR635 and SR655 single-socket server platforms are specifically built to harness the full potential of AMD EPYC™ 7002 Series processors Enhance video security and other critical applications for edge and virtualized environments with greater storage, processing...