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General Mills Awarded Asia’s Best Workplaces 2020 by Great Place to Work® DUBAI, United Arab Emirates & RIYADH, Saudi Arabia -Thursday 2 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- General Mills Middle East – part of US-based Fortune 500, General Mills, Inc. – has been recognized among Asia’s Best Workplaces 2020 across Asia, Middle East and Africa (AMEA) by the prestigious international consulting firm Great Place to Work® (GPTW)...

Sisvel Names Nick Dudziak as its US President -Wednesday 1 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Sisvel today announced that Nick Dudziak has joined the company as President of Sisvel US, Inc. and its US offices, where he will build upon and grow the company’s leadership in fostering innovation and managing intellectual property programs. Dudziak is a seasoned IP...

Smiths Detection to Supply Security-Screening Equipment to Kuwait International Airport -Wednesday 1 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Smiths Detection, a leading threat-detection and security-technology company, will supply hold-baggage screening equipment for Kuwait’s new International Airport Terminal 2, which is currently under construction. The contract includes the installation of HI-SCAN 10080 XCT...

ABB completes divestment of Power Grids to Hitachi -Wednesday 1 July 2020

– Hitachi ABB Power Grids joint venture starts operations – ABB’s portfolio focused on industrial customers – Net cash proceeds to be returned to shareholders as planned (BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABB today reached a significant milestone in the company’s transformation towards a...

IDEMIA Appoints Pierre Barrial as President & Chief Executive Officer of the Group -Wednesday 1 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The supervisory board of IDEMIA has appointed Pierre Barrial as the new President & CEO of the Group, replacing Yann Delabrière who resumes his previous role as Chairman of the Board. Matthew Cole, who has joined the Group, has taken on Pierre Barrial’s previous position...

Dole Announces its Promises, Bringing Interdependent Prosperity to People and the Planet -Wednesday 1 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dole Packaged Foods and Dole Asia Fresh, divisions of Dole Asia Holdings Pte. Ltd.. announced today “The Dole Promise,” which aims to increase access to sustainable nutrition, decrease food waste, plastics in packaging and carbon emissions and grow value for the company’s...

Kioxia Holdings Corporation Appoints Michael R. Splinter to Board of Directors -Wednesday 1 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Kioxia Holdings Corporation, the world leader in memory solutions, today announced the appointment of Michael R. Splinter as an independent director, effective immediately. Mr. Splinter is a 40-year veteran of the semiconductor industry and brings various business and...

Airservices Australia Extends Agreement With Rimini Street to Support Its SAP Applications -Wednesday 1 July 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 Airservices Australia, Australia’s air navigation...

Kioxia to Complete Acquisition of LITE-ON Technology’s SSD Business -Wednesday 1 July 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Kioxia Holdings Corporation, the world leader in memory solutions, announced today that it expects to complete its acquisition of LITE-ON Technology Corporation’s Solid State Drive (SSD) business, Solid State Storage Technology Corporation and its affiliated companies on...

Narkasa to Let Investors Buy Crypto in Currency of Their Choice -Wednesday 1 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The global cryptocurrency market is currently worth almost $265 billion, with nearly $70 billion in transactions carried out every day. Meanwhile, 314 cryptocurrency exchanges are now in operation worldwide, according to Coinmarketcap. At most of these exchanges, however,...

Panasonic Receives Highest Award of Brand Design at the Automotive Brand Contest 2020 -Tuesday 30 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On June 30, 2020, Panasonic Corporation announced that it has received the highest accolade as Best of Best in the Brand Design category at the Automotive Brand Contest 2020, which is organized by German Design Council (Rat für Formgebung). The award was given in recognition...

NMC opens new Royal Medical Centre in Karama, Abu Dhabi -Tuesday 30 June 2020  

NMC Healthcare has recently opened a new Royal Medical Centre. Located in Karama, Abu Dhabi, the centre will provide residents within the community and the surrounding areas access to trusted healthcare services. NMC Health’s CEO Michael Davis, along with Clancey Po, Director of Corporate...

Interactive Brokers Appoints Nicole Yuen to its Board of Directors -Tuesday 30 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Board of Directors of Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (Nasdaq: IBKR) today announced the appointment of Nicole Yuen as an independent director of the firm effective July 1, 2020. “Nicole Yuen has deep expertise in building and managing top-ranked securities businesses...

FINEOS Welcomes F&G as New Customer -Tuesday 30 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FINEOS Corporation (ASX:FCL), the leading core platform for life, accident and health insurance globally, is delighted to announce today it has signed a new license agreement with F&G. They will use FINEOS Claims in their life and annuity claims processes. FINEOS...

PMI Reports 2019 ESG Performance in Its First Integrated Report -Tuesday 30 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulatory News: Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) today published its first Integrated Report, a comprehensive overview of the company’s environmental, social, and governance (ESG) performance and its progress toward delivering a smoke-free...

Ground Station Opens to Track Satellite Built by AURAK Students -Tuesday 30 June 2020  

A ground station that will track and communicate with a satellite built by American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) students has opened on the University’s campus. The ground station is capable of communicating with satellites in orbit by sending commands and receiving telemetry,...

PDI Insights Cloud Broadens Ability to Serve Retailers and CPGs Globally with On-Demand Data and Analytics -Tuesday 30 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- PDI (www.pdisoftware.com), a global provider of ERP, Fuel Pricing, Logistics and Marketing Cloud solutions for the convenience retail and petroleum wholesale industries, today announced it has enhanced its Offers and Insights business capabilities with PDI Insights Cloud,...

Entersekt Offers Guidance on Securing the Mobile Channel Amidst FBI Cautions -Monday 29 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Entersekt, a global specialist in digital security solutions, today released its updated guidance for financial institutions, Securing the Mobile Banking Channel, a white paper. This follows the FBI warning that an increase in attacks on banking applications by...

Teijin Receives Marketing Approval for Merz’s Xeomin® Botulinum Toxin Type A in Japan -Monday 29 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Merz Pharmaceuticals GmbH, a leading neurotoxin company and subsidiary of Merz Pharma GmbH & Co. KGaA, and Teijin Pharma Limited, the core company of the Teijin Group’s healthcare business, jointly announced today that Teijin Pharma has been granted approval by Japan’s...

Moody’s Analytics Wins Seven Risk Technology Awards -Monday 29 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Analytics has won seven categories in this year’s Risk Technology Awards. Five are repeat wins. 3 years in a row: Credit Data Provider of the Year Wholesale Credit Modelling Software of the Year 2 years in a row: Enterprise-Wide Stress Testing...