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SES Networks Transforms Cruise Market Again as Leading Cruise Companies Choose O3b mPOWER for Enhanced Connected Guest... LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday 23 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Four of the top five major cruise companies have entered into long-term strategic framework agreements, with the majority extending through 2026 and beyond, for services delivered over SES's next-generation O3b mPOWER communications system, SES announced today. These agreements...

La Fondation Dassault Systèmes Supports the Launch of InnoTechLab in Cameroon to Transform Local Innovation and... -Tuesday 23 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- La Fondation Dassault Systèmes, a foundation dedicated to transforming the future of education and research with the learning and discovery capabilities of 3D technology and virtual universes, today announced it supported the nonprofit Digital Transformation Alliance on the...

PMC Group International Announces Acquisition of Copperhead Chemical Company -Tuesday 23 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PMC Group International, Inc., which is an independent arm of PMC Group Companies, announced the acquisition of Cobra Investments Management Inc. and its two subsidiaries, Copperhead Chemical Company Inc. (“Copperhead”) and Copperhead Investments Inc., from a group of...

Posiflex Announces Android 10 Google Mobile Services Certification for Kiosk Platforms -Tuesday 23 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Posiflex Technology, Inc., a world leader in the design and manufacture of retail POS, kiosk, computing, and self-service transaction peripherals, is proud to announce a new Android 10 GMS certification, applicable to the kiosk portfolio of both Posiflex and KIOSK Information...

HUBUC Teams up With IDEMIA to Provide Dynamic CVV MOTION CODE™ Card to Help Fight Fraud -Tuesday 23 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Embedded financial services provider HUBUC announces the launch of payment cards underpinned by MOTION CODE™ - a dynamic CVV technology – from IDEMIA, the world leader in Augmented Identity, for online shopping across Europe. HUBUC is a novel embedded financial services...

LG Chem Life Sciences Announces First Participant Dosed in First-in-Human Study of SSAO Inhibitor LG00303174 in the... -Tuesday 23 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- LG Chem Life Sciences (“LG Chem”) today announced the first healthy adult volunteer has been safely dosed in the phase I study of LG00303174 being run in the US. LG Chem licensed LG00303174 (TT-01025) from TransThera Biosciences Co. Ltd. (“TransThera”), a...

NIMR Signs Strategic Teaming Agreement with Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI) -Monday 22 February 2021  

NIMR, the leading manufacturer of combat-proven wheeled military vehicles, today signed a Teaming Agreement with Saudi Arabian Military Industries (SAMI), a wholly owned subsidiary of the Public Investment Fund, to establish a framework for future collaboration to explore opportunities for the...

Hausfeld & Co LLP: Competition Appeal Tribunal to Hear Two Applications to Bring Collective Proceedings in Respect... -Monday 22 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- From 12 to 16 July 2021, the Competition Appeal Tribunal (CAT) will consider whether to approve an application to bring collective proceedings (FX Claim UK) brought by Phillip Evans, the proposed class representative, and a former Inquiry Chair at the UK’s Competition and...

SES Government Solutions Provides High-throughput Loopback Services to U.S. Department of Defense -Monday 22 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES Government Solutions (SES GS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of SES, in close partnership with a key U.S. Government customer, designed, developed and is fielding an O3b Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) loopback capability to provide greatly improved mission-critical communications for...

Pearl Initiative Appoints New Executive Director -Monday 22 February 2021  

The Pearl Initiative, the leading Gulf business-led non-profit organisation promoting a corporate culture of accountability and transparency, announced the appointment of Ranya Saadawi as its new Executive Director. Ms. Saadawi will be spearheading the implementation of PI Vision 2025, the...

Can Pinterest stock become the next Facebook? -Monday 22 February 2021

The Social media platform Pinterest was founded in 2003 and it went public in April 2019. It began its first day of trading up 25% at $23.75. The platform allows users to “pin” posts to digital “boards” on topics of interest. Pinterest (NYSE: PINS) stock has a market capitalisation of...

HALCON Unveils First Anti-Ship Cruise Missile at IDEX 2021  -Monday 22 February 2021      

HALCON, a regional leader in the production and supply of precision-guided weapons, today unveils its HALCON AntiShip-250 (HAS-250) cruise missile at the International Defence and Exhibition Conference (IDEX) 2021, taking place in the UAE capital, Abu Dhabi between 21-25 February. The HAS-250...

16th annual MIPS 2021 event to be free of charge -Monday 22 February 2021  

Milestone Systems announced their 16th annual MIPS - Milestone Integration Platform Symposium 2021 from March 1st – 2nd which will be 100% virtual and free of charge. The two-day event is open to Milestone Systems partners, customers and media to explore the future of video technology under...

European Public Broadcasters Sign Multi-Year Capacity Contracts on SES’s Prime TV Neighbourhoods -Monday 22 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SES announced today that it has signed multi-year capacity agreements totaling over EUR 66 million in backlog with multiple public broadcasters in Europe throughout 2020, enabling millions of satellite TV households across Europe to continue watching SD and HD content...

500 Startups Announces Partnership with Sanabil Investments -Monday 22 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- 500 Startups (500), one of the most active global early stage venture capital firms, has partnered with Sanabil Investments, a financial investment company focused on global private investments in venture capital, growth and small buyout, to launch the Sanabil 500 MENA Seed...

Exclusive Partnership Between Kaplan and ConnecME Marks a New Era of Educational Solutions in the Middle East -Monday 22 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ConnecME Education, the leading provider of international education solutions in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), has launched an exclusive partnership with Kaplan to offer Kaplan’s Credegree™ to deliver educational training and workforce solutions to upskill...

Del Monte to Return to GULFOOD 2021 -Monday 22 February 2021  

In line with its mission to stay attentive to consumers’ needs and ahead of their demands, Del Monte in the Middle East and North Africa (“MENA”) will be taking part in the 26th edition of Gulfood, ‘Gulfood 2021’. The event, the world’s largest annual food, beverage and hospitality...

Laipac Technology Partners With Two UAE Companies to Launch World’s First AI Rapid Antigen Test System -Sunday 21 February 2021  

Laipac Technology Inc., of Ontario, Canada, an award-winning leader in the development of IoMT (Internet of Medical Things) is pleased to announce their partnership with UAE companies YAS Pharmaceuticals LLC and Pure Health LLC, utilizing the power of the world’s first Rapid Covid-19 Antigen...

Twenty14 Holdings signs on Accor to open the Pullman Downtown Dubai -Sunday 21 February 2021  

Twenty14 Holdings, an Abu Dhabi-based hospitality company that owns assets throughout the globe has partnered with Accor, a world-leading augmented hospitality group, to open a new Pullman in one of the most sought-after locations in Dubai, Business Bay. “We are pleased to partner with...

SIGN4L Introduces New Electronic Warfare Capabilities at IDEX 2021 -Sunday 21 February 2021      

SIGN4L, a dynamic provider of agile and adaptive electronic warfare and intelligence (EW&I) solutions, today launched two state-of-the-art solutions that are set to offer a tactical advantage in the missions of tomorrow. V-Protect, a radio frequency (RF) communication jamming system, and...