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Saudi Arabia Logistics and Warehousing Market is Expected to reach over USD 17.5 Billion in Revenue by the year 2023:... RIYADH, Saudi Arabia -Tuesday 6 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Analysts at Ken Research in their latest publication “Saudi Arabia Logistics and Warehousing Market Outlook to 2023 (Second Edition) – Expected Recovery in Demand Growth with Rising Infrastructure Spending, Government Reforms and Surge in Trade”believe that the logistics...

Toshiba Memory America Optimizes RocksDB for SSDs -Tuesday 6 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Toshiba Memory Corporation, the world leader in memory solutions, today announced that Toshiba Memory America, Inc., the U.S.-based subsidiary, unveiled write amplification1 (WA) and endurance software innovations that significantly improve RocksDB for SSDs. Highly...

MEDIA ALERT: Algorand Foundation Announces Optional Early Redemption of Auction Refund -Friday 2 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Algorand Foundation’s mission is to promote the long-term success of the public blockchain network and the Algo token. By introducing an early redemption option, we are giving auction participants an early optional opportunity to redeem the refund above the current value...

NHS Business Services Authority and Taulia Win Bobsguide Partnership Award -Friday 2 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Working capital solutions provider Taulia and the UK’s NHS Business Services Authority (NHSBSA) have been recognized with a prestigious Bobsguide Partnership Award for the Best Fintech Implementation Project Management. The Bobsguide Partnership Awards showcase the best...

Updated real-world data shows Giotrif®/Gilotrif® (afatinib) followed by osimertinib... -Friday 2 August 2019

• Sequential afatinib and osimertinib was associated with encouraging time on treatment and overall survival in patients with EGFR T790M-positive NSCLC, especially in patients with Del19 mutation • Updated analysis of the observational GioTag study is published today in Future...

Takeda Announces FY2019 Key Performance Indicators Aligned with Shareholder Value Creation and Focused on Successful... -Friday 2 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (“Takeda”) (TOKYO: 4502/NYSE: TAK) today announces that the Takeda Board of Directors has approved key performance indicators (KPIs) to be included in both the company’s short-term and long-term incentive plans for fiscal year 2019,...

Takeda Reports Strong First Quarter FY2019 Results and Raises Guidance for the Full Year -Friday 2 August 2019

Revenue 849.1 billion yen, up +88.8% versus prior year mainly due to acquisition of Shire, with solid performance of 14 global growth brands Strong start with Core Operating Profit* of 283.0 billion, up +142.3% versus FY2018 Q1 and Underlying Core Operating Profit Margin of 32.4% Shire...

Zynga Announces Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results -Thursday 1 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA) today released its financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2019 by posting management’s Q2 2019 Quarterly Earnings Letter to its Investor Relations website. Please see the attached Quarterly Earnings Letter or visit...

Philip Morris International Names New Chief Product Officer -Thursday 1 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE:PM) today announced that Bin Li has stepped into the new role of chief product officer (CPO), effective Aug. 1, 2019. In this position, Mr. Li will own the industrial design and manage the product development of PMI’s reduced-risk...

Project Management Institute Launches Alexa Skill to Enhance Customer Experience -Thursday 1 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Project Management Institute (PMI) today announced the launch of its first Alexa Skill for Customer Care to assist customers and members with additional support for its products and services. The new Alexa skill will perform a range of tasks to answer frequently asked...

Biological E and GVK BIO Announce Strategic R&D Partnership -Thursday 1 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GVK BIO, a leading global Contract Research and Development Organisation (CRDO), and BE Pharmaceuticals Inc (BE Inc), a rapidly growing pharmaceutical company that develops, manufactures and markets complex and critical injectable products, announced a strategic collaboration...

Global Volatility Drives Demand for European Residence Programs -Thursday 1 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Brexit, Bolsonaro, and the ongoing anti-government protests in Hong Kong are all contributing towards a significant spike in interest in the Portugal Golden Residence Permit Program and the Greece Golden Visa Program, according to Henley & Partners, a leading global investment...

Moody’s Highlights its Ongoing Commitment to ESG -Wednesday 31 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) today highlighted recent developments underscoring its ongoing commitment to advancing environmental, social, and governance (ESG) initiatives. “Moody’s is committed to working toward a sustainable future,” said Raymond McDaniel,...

RF IDeas embraces the future of mobile authentication with its newest solution portfolio -Wednesday 31 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- RF IDeas now offers a robust and comprehensive portfolio of mobile access solutions based on Orange Business Services and Safetrust credentials, with additional mobile solutions planned for release in 2019 and 2020. Today’s smartphones offer artificial intelligence...

Maxon Announces Next Generation Cinema 4D Release 21 at Siggraph 2019 -Tuesday 30 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Maxon today announced Cinema 4D Release 21 (R21), the next generation of its professional 3D modeling, animation, and rendering software solution. R21 introduces powerful new capabilities including a completely new Caps and Bevel system, new Field Force dynamics, interface...

Northern Trust Appointed by Introspect Capital to Provide Global Custody and Brokerage Solutions -Tuesday 30 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Dubai-based asset manager Introspect Capital has appointed Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS) to provide global custody and brokerage services. Through its asset servicing and global capital markets capabilities, Northern Trust is helping drive efficiencies for Introspect Capital...

‘Royal Hospital Kids’ Free Reading App Launched for Hospitalized Children in Oman -Tuesday 30 July 2019  

Al Manhal, part of TechKnowledge General Trading based in the United Arab Emirates, in cooperation with the Department of Hematology and Oncology for Children at the Royal Hospital in Oman and with the support of Ara Petroleum, a subsidiary of Al-Zubayr Group based in the Sultanate of Oman, have...

Philip Morris International: World Health Organization Report on Tobacco Fails People Who Currently Smoke -Tuesday 30 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The following is a statement from Philip Morris International. On July 26, the World Health Organization released a report on global tobacco use which urges governments to step up efforts to help smokers quit. There is no question that the best choice is never to start using...

NEC Acquires Norwegian Bioinformatics Company, OncoImmunity AS -Monday 29 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- NEC Corporation (NEC; TOKYO: 6701) today announced the acquisition of OncoImmunity AS, a Norway-based bioinformatics company that develops proprietary machine learning software to support the fight against cancer. OncoImmunity AS will now become a subsidiary of NEC and...

3M and SGA Settle Patent Dispute Relating to Paint Spray Technology -Monday 29 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- 3M Company and Saint-Gobain Abrasives Inc. and their respective affiliates have settled a long-standing patent dispute in Europe that related to paint spraying technology and included infringement actions brought by 3M under several European patents against Saint-Gobain...