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Fluor Joint Venture Successfully Starts Up Boilers at New Al-Zour Refinery in Kuwait IRVING, Texas -Friday 11 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that its joint venture with Daewoo Engineering & Construction and Hyundai Heavy Industries, FDH JV, has successfully started up two boilers and they began generating steam in the new Al-Zour Refinery at the Kuwait Integrated...

Mary Kay Inc. COVID-19 Support Efforts Target Disproportionately Effected Native American Populations Through the Indian... -Friday 11 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Earlier this year, in an effort to help slow the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic and support frontline workers, Mary Kay Inc. announced it would donate nearly $10 million in monetary and distribution support in the communities where it operates around the globe. As the world...

Energy Tech Venture Launches in the Middle East to Create a Regional Paradigm Shift -Thursday 10 September 2020  

AFKAR Ventures, a MENA-based first mover in energy tech, brings together a team of the region’s leaders in energy, engineering, fintech, and management. The founding team consists of six globally experienced members looking to seed startups as well as invest in established companies in energy...

Digital Currency Group Acquires Luno, a Leading Bitcoin and Digital Asset Exchange -Thursday 10 September 2020  

DCG will help fuel Luno’s global growth in Africa, Asia, Europe, and beyond Luno will continue to operate as an independent, wholly-owned subsidiary of DCG   (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Digital Currency Group (DCG), a global enterprise that builds, buys, and invests in blockchain companies,...

Hyundai-Kia Motors Expands Use of Rimini Street Support for Its Oracle Database Software to Include All Overseas... -Thursday 10 September 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 that Hyundai-Kia Motors expanded its support agreement...

B2B Payment Solutions Ltd Secures FCA AEMI Approval to Offer e-Payment Services in UK and Europe -Thursday 10 September 2020  

The UK’s Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has granted the AEMI licence to B2B Payment Solutions LTD which is part of the B2Broker Group of companies. (BUSINESS WIRE)-- B2B Payment Solutions Ltd, part of the B2Broker Group of companies, is pleased to announce that the United Kingdom’s...

A Quantum Leap for Disinfection Robots Globally -Thursday 10 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Covid-19 pandemic has permanently increased cleanliness and disinfection requirements on a global scale. In more than 60 countries worldwide, UVD Robots’ distributors are experiencing high demand from hospitals, airports, hotels, shopping malls, food companies, cleaning...

Aeva and ZF Bring First FMCW LiDAR to Automotive Production -Thursday 10 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Aeva, a leader in next generation sensing and perception systems, and ZF, a top global automotive Tier-1 supplier, are partnering to bring the world’s first Frequency Modulated Continuous Wave (FMCW) LiDAR to the automotive market. The partnership — Aeva's expertise in FMCW...

Qatar Foundation’s Stars Of Science Season 12 Premieres This Weekend -Thursday 10 September 2020  

Qatar Foundation’s Stars of Science returns to TV screens this weekend, with a brand-new set of aspiring Arab innovators ready to present their technological solutions to the world. From the Gulf to the Middle East all the way to North Africa, more than 100 applicants pitched their...

The Wave Reflects the Future of Covid-19 If We Are Not Vigilant -Wednesday 9 September 2020  

After the success of COVID-19 PSAs like Hope, a story of depression during the pandemic and a tribute to COVID-19 frontliners with Tomorrow Never Came, Zen Film Productions has now released The Wave. The Wave, directed by Zenofar Fathima, is a suspenseful 10 minute short film that advises the...

Regional brands to benefit from greater depth and scale of data across leading publishers -Wednesday 9 September 2020  

In the fast-changing world of digital, technological innovations are perpetually paving the way forward for more effective advertising outcomes.  In keeping with its ongoing commitment to remaining at the forefront of digital, Digital Media Services (DMS) – The digital arm of Choueiri...

Pandemic Spotlights the Urgent Need for a National Patient Safety Board -Tuesday 8 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, the Patient Safety Movement Foundation released a detailed white paper and its leadership issued the following statement urging the creation of a National Patient Safety Board:  “COVID-19 has exposed the safety gaps in our healthcare system that already cause...

Axiory Global’s CEO Roberto d’Ambrosio Awarded Best CEO in the Forex Brokerage Industry at Business... -Tuesday 8 September 2020  

Leading Global Forex Brokerage firm , Axiory Global’s CEO Roberto d’Ambrosio wins Best CEO award in the Forex (FX) Brokerage Industry, at the recent 2020 Business Worldwide CEO Awards, for his outstanding work in the area. Axiory is based in Belize and has an authorized representative office...

Keeping Connectivity Within Reach, OPPO Launches Its First Smartwatch With Thales’ eSIM Solutions -Tuesday 8 September 2020  

OPPO has selected Thales eSIM solutions for its OPPO Watch, the brand’s first smartwatch series with built-in cellular connectivity. OPPO Watch users can enjoy a digital experience by activating its mobile subscription remotely and staying connected without having to rely on their mobile...

Marelli Awards Multi-Year Global Automotive Software Engineering Contract to Wipro -Tuesday 8 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting, and business process services company and Marelli, today announced that they have entered into a multi-year global agreement for automotive engineering services. This...

Maxon Announces Cinema 4D R23 -Tuesday 8 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In conjunction with their own live, virtual 3D Motion and Design Show and the IBC 2020 conference, Maxon today announced the availability of Cinema 4D Release 23 (R23). The next generation of Maxon’s professional 3D software delivers powerful enhancements to its...

Crystal Lagoons® Public Access Lagoons™ to Expand Across Africa -Tuesday 8 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In Africa, U.S. multinational water-innovation company Crystal Lagoons® totals 29 real-estate projects anchored by crystalline lagoons, and is now breaking into the African market with its revolutionary Public Access Lagoons™, also known as PAL™, accessed via...

RESEARCH ON ADVERTISING PERCEPTION - INTENSIVE HAIR CARE CATEGORY -Tuesday 8 September 2020  

Choueiri Group’s Data Team has prepared another research series focused on the “Intensive Hair Care” category in KSA and how advertisers can benefit from key insights and staying on top of their consumers’ expectations and preferences. This week’s particular remit takes a closer look...

Boubyan Bank Commemorates 15th Anniversary with IDEMIA’s Exclusive Metal Cards -Monday 7 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boubyan Bank, Kuwait’s most innovative digital bank, teams up with IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, to provide select customers with exclusive metal cards to mark the bank’s 15th anniversary. Boubyan Bank have been trail blazers since their foundation....

Jiatong Energy to Utilize INVISTA’s Latest P8 Technology for Its Dual PTA Lines -Monday 7 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- INVISTA Textiles (U.K.) Limited’s technology and licensing business, INVISTA Performance Technologies (IPT), and Jiangsu Jiatong Energy Co., Ltd, a subsidiary of Tongkun Group (Tongkun), have reached agreement to license INVISTA’s latest P8 PTA technology for two PTA...