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Azur Drones Unveils Skeyetech Drone-In-A-Box Solution for Surveillance in the Middle East DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Monday 20 January 2020  

Azur Drones, Europe’s leader in autonomous Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV), has launched its drone-in-a-box surveillance solution, Skeyetech, at Intersec. This move is expected to boost the security monitoring for high-risk private and public sites in the Middle East. Skeyetech is a...

Moody’s Analytics ImpairmentStudio™ Platform Completes 2019 SOC 1® Examination -Monday 20 January 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Moody’s Analytics announced today that the ImpairmentStudio platform—the centerpiece of our Current Expected Credit Loss (CECL) solution—has completed a System and Organization Controls (SOC 1) Type 2 examination under the attestation standards established by the...

Surprisingly good prospects for some East Asian stock markets -Sunday 19 January 2020

According to analysts from Reuters Polls, Bloomberg and Alpho, the U.S.-Iran tensions easing will lead to growing interest of investors in risky assets in upcoming weeks. Such a progress will result in demand for currencies of Asian emerging markets, mainly Indian rupee (INR) and South Korean...

The LYCRA Company Marks First Anniversary as New Company -Saturday 18 January 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The LYCRA Company, a global leader in developing innovative solutions for the textile, apparel and personal care industries, is marking its first anniversary as a stand-alone subsidiary of the Ruyi Group on January 31. In 2020, The LYCRA Company is operating at full strength...

AURAK signs an agreement with The University of Texas at Arlington -Saturday 18 January 2020  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) and the University of Texas at Arlington (UTA) have signed an agreement to set up a collaborative education program to maximize opportunities for students. The deal means that students at AURAK who successfully complete three years of the...

Tej Kohli Foundation Moves One Step Closer to the Regeneration of Corneal Tissue to Cure Blindness -Saturday 18 January 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Tej Kohli Foundation has moved one step closer to a non-surgical treatment for corneal blindness as it prepares to enter into a collaboration with researchers in Montreal, Canada and Moorfields Eye Hospital, UK to develop the Foundation’s recently acquired proprietary...

Philip Morris International Recognized for Business Excellence in 4th Annual One Planet Awards -Friday 17 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) has been recognized among this year’s most awarded winners in the One Planet Awards program, an initiative acknowledging business and professional excellence in industries around the world. The company earned four awards for...

Brazilian Manufacturers Transform IT Roadmaps by Switching to Rimini Street Support for their SAP Applications -Friday 17 January 2020  

(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 Metalurgica Fallgatter and Continental Parafusos, two...

Mundipharma Enters Partnership With Samsung Bioepis to Expand Biosimilars Into Hong Kong and Taiwan -Friday 17 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mundipharma today announced a partnership with Samsung Bioepis to commercialize Samsung Bioepis’ first-wave biosimilar candidates in Taiwan and Hong Kong. The partnership covers Samsung Bioepis’ biosimilar candidates in the field of immunology and oncology, including SB5...

Sterling and Wilson Solar Limited Wins ‘Utility-Scale Solar Project of the Year’ at Middle East Solar Awards... -Friday 17 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sterling and Wilson Solar Limited (SWSL) (BSE Scrip Code: 542760; NSE Symbol: SWSOLAR), the world’s largest solar EPC solutions provider*, has been awarded the prestigious ‘Utility-Scale Solar Project of the Year’ at the recently held Middle East Solar Awards 2020 in Abu...

GE to help deliver wind energy to 375,000 homes in Scotland -Thursday 16 January 2020

GE awarded a multi-million dollar project with EDF Renewables and ESB’s Neart na Gaoithe offshore wind farm project to design, supply, construct, and commission substations The deal brings together collaborative expertise to flexibly deliver significant efficiencies to EDF Renewables and...

B2Broker Becomes First Regulated Forex Liquidity Provider in Belarus After Securing NBRB License -Thursday 16 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- B2Broker, a leading liquidity and technology provider of solutions to the forex and crypto industry, has become the first approved Forex and CFD Liquidity Provider in Belarus after securing the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus (NBRB) License, the company announced...

Ultimate Risk Solutions and msg global solutions AG Announce Strategic Alliance -Thursday 16 January 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ultimate Risk Solutions (URS) and msg global solutions are pleased to announce a strategic alliance, combining msg global’s deep industry knowledge and development capabilities with Ultimate Risk Solutions’ advanced risk management suite for economic and regulatory capital...

KAL and Česká Spořitelna Achieve World First with Kalignite Hypervisor ATM in Production -Thursday 16 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- In a world first, KAL ATM Software and Česká spořitelna have rolled out the first ATM running Windows 10 on a Linux Hypervisor. KAL’s new Kalignite Hypervisor solution, in partnership with Red Hat, is a game-changing solution that allows banks to break free from...

AMR Life Science Industry 2020 Report: Successes and Setbacks in Fighting Superbugs -Thursday 16 January 2020  

Alliance records US$1.6bn annual investment (in 2018) in antimicrobial resistance (AMR)-relevant R&D. Concerning shortfall is in late stage R&D investment where the amount is likely insufficient to meet global health needs and risks undermining early pipeline investments in R&D and new...

Philip Morris International Recognized for Sustainability Action and Ambition in ‘50 Sustainability and Climate... -Thursday 16 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) is being recognized as one of 50 global sustainability leaders from the international business community in a new documentary film project called “50 Sustainability and Climate Leaders,” available...

European and Arab Banking Associations with nearly 4,000 Member Banks Execute Digital Economy Communique With GCEL... -Thursday 16 January 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The European Banking Federation (EBF), the Union of Arab Banks (UAB), and international associations signed a Digital Economy Communique with the Global Coalition for Efficient Logistics (GCEL) at the 2019 International Banking Summit. The Communique embraced the deployment...

LEGO® Education Celebrates 40 Years of Reimagining the Way Children Learn With New Hands-on STEAM Learning... -Thursday 16 January 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- LEGO® Education is celebrating its 40th birthday with the worldwide launch of its newest educational solution, LEGO® Education SPIKE™ Prime. SPIKE Prime brings together LEGO bricks, a programmable, multi-port Hub, sensors and motors all powered by the engaging SPIKE...

Visa Reaches 100 Percent Renewable Electricity Goal -Thursday 16 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Visa (NYSE: V) today announced the company has met its goal to use 100 percent renewable electricity by 2020, furthering the company’s commitment to lead responsibly and sustainably across the company’s global operations, including 131 offices in 76 countries and four...

Bank of America Reports Fourth-Quarter 2019 Financial Results -Wednesday 15 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bank of America reported its fourth-quarter 2019 financial results today. The news release, supplemental filing and investor presentation can be accessed in the following ways: Bank of America newsroom at https://newsroom.bankofamerica.com Bank of America Investor...