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Boehringer Ingelheim Acquires All ViraTherapeutics Shares to Develop Next Generation Viral-Based Immuno-Oncology... INGELHEIM, Germany -Thursday 13 September 2018

Boehringer Ingelheim exercises its option to acquire all shares of oncolytic virus company ViraTherapeutics ViraTherapeutics will operate in Innsbruck, Austria as a distinct unit of Boehringer Ingelheim’s Discovery Research organization, maintaining its innovative biotech heritage and...

Andersen Global Continues Expansion in Middle East with Zalloum & Laswi Law Firm -Wednesday 12 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Zalloum & Laswi, a prominent law firm with a presence in Amman, Jordan, has signed a Collaboration Agreement with Andersen Global, an international association of tax and law firms. Initially established in 1993 as a law office by Managing Partner Azzam Zalloum, Zalloum & Laswi...

OTEZLA® (Apremilast) Showed Meaningful Improvements in Clinical and Quality-of-Life Measures of Psoriasis Beyond... -Wednesday 12 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) today announced the results of two post hoc sub-analyses of clinical trials for OTEZLA® (apremilast) at the 27th European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Congress in Paris, France. Findings suggest OTEZLA offered meaningful...

From ‘Mobile Only’ Internet to Content Strategies: New GSMA Study Identifies the ‘Megatrends’... -Wednesday 12 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GSMA Intelligence published its third annual ‘Global Mobile Trends’ report today, providing a wealth of data and insight on the direction of the global communications industry over the coming years. This flagship research offering outlines the key ‘megatrends’ that will...

Establishment of NTT Global Sourcing, Inc. -Wednesday 12 September 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT; Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President & CEO: Jun Sawada)(TOKYO:9432) will establish a new company specializing in procurement in November 2018 (schedule), which will bring together the procurement volume of each Group company...

FLIR Systems Acquires Acyclica -Wednesday 12 September 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) announced today that it has acquired Acyclica, Inc., a leading developer of software for automotive roadway and intersection data generation and analysis. Acyclica’s solutions provide high-resolution, real-time traffic information to...

Colliers Proptech Accelerator Powered by Techstars Announces the Class of 2018 -Tuesday 11 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ and TSX:CIGI), a global leader in commercial real estate services and investment management, announced today its 2018 class of proptech startups for the Colliers Proptech Accelerator powered by Techstars. This program is part of our...

Coriant and SIAE MICROELETTRONICA to Demonstrate SDN-Enabled Multi-Layer Microwave and Millimetre Wave Backhaul... -Tuesday 11 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Coriant, a global supplier of open, disruptive, and hyperscale networking solutions, and SIAE MICROELETTRONICA, a leader in wireless communication, today announced a collaboration to demonstrate SDN-enabled Layer3 microwave and millimetre-wave backhaul solutions optimized...

IBC Awards Judges honour Econet for TV everywhere in sub-Saharan Africa -Monday 10 September 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Audiences everywhere now expect to be able to access content on any device, at any location, at any time. Realising this ambition, Econet Media, which serves southern Africa, is to be the recipient of the Judges’ Prize at IBC2018. Kwesé Play is a streaming service which...

Intelenet opens a new Global Delivery Center in Jordan -Monday 10 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Intelenet® Global Services, a renowned global Business Process Services player announced that the company has set up a center in Jordan with the inauguration of its latest global delivery center. The state-of-the-art center with a capacity of 200 seats will help the company...

GMAC Relaunches the Second Version of the “Study in India” Initiative in Partnership with 13 Leading... -Sunday 9 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In its endeavor to strengthen India as a management education destination and build preference amongst international aspirants, Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) has relaunched the second version of the Study in India initiative. Under this initiative, students...

Kuwait Today Delves Further In Digital to Stay Close To Customers -Saturday 8 September 2018

The news and media website founded in 2014 by Clinton Misquitta is a web based news site with its main consumers being social media users. Kuwait Today offers the latest local news about Kuwait locally and globally for daily consumption. In July of 2018, the four year old company announced on a...

CORRECTING and REPLACING Pure Diamond Block Chain Technology - Jewelry Industry's New Groundbreaking Innovation -Saturday 8 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Please replace the release dated August 22, 2018, with the following corrected version due to multiple revisions. The corrected release reads: PURE DIAMOND BLOCK CHAIN TECHNOLOGY - JEWELRY INDUSTRY'S NEW GROUNDBREAKING INNOVATION The global jewelry industry has its...

ExaGrid Responds to Customer Demand, Expands Global Sales Teams by Over 30% -Saturday 8 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, today announced that in response to customer demand, the company is expanding its worldwide salesforce by over 30%. ExaGrid has requisitions open for over 50 sales positions in Brazil, Chile,...

Rockwell Automation Board of Directors Approves $1 Billion for Common Stock Repurchase -Saturday 8 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Board of Directors of Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) today authorized the company to expend up to an additional $1 billion to repurchase shares of Rockwell Automation common stock. This is in addition to the authorization on January 15, 2018, to repurchase $1 billion...

BCW Drives Ambitious Global Technology Vision with the Hire of Michael Ann Thomas -Saturday 8 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe), a leading global communications agency, today announced that Michael Ann Thomas has been named Executive Vice President, Global Technology Solutions, effective September 10. Thomas will be responsible for taking BCW’s strong global technology...

GSMA Announces YoMo Festival at 2018 “GSMA Mobile World Congress Americas, in Partnership with CTIA” -Friday 7 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced the launch of the Youth Mobile Festival (YoMo), an exciting, hands-on educational experience for young people between the ages of six to 18. Building on its success in Barcelona, YoMo Los Angeles will inspire future generations to pursue education and...

GSMA Announces 2019 Global Mobile Awards Open for Entry -Thursday 6 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced that the 2019 Global Mobile Awards (GLOMO Awards) are now open for entry. The GLOMO Awards honour the greatest achievements and innovations across the mobile industry, with 42 awards presented over 10 categories. Entries for the 2019 awards will be...

Sumitomo Corporation of Americas Makes Strategic Investment in Sintavia -Thursday 6 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Sumitomo Corporation of Americas (“SCOA”), the largest subsidiary of Sumitomo Corporation, one of the world’s largest traders of goods and services, announced today that it made a minority investment in Sintavia, LLC, a leading Tier One metal additive manufacturer based...

GSMA Launches “GSMA 100” Initiative to Advance Next Generation of Connectivity and Digital Services -Thursday 6 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA today launched the “GSMA 100”, a global innovation discovery initiative designed to identify and advance the next generation of connectivity and digital services. Comprised of the world’s most promising growth-stage companies and selected by mobile operators and...