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Xlear Submits COVID-19 Pre-Emergency Use Authorization Request with FDA Regarding Use of Xlear Nasal Spray in Help in... WASHINGTON -Thursday 25 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Xlear has filed a Pre-Emergency Use Authorization (Pre-EUA) Request with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) seeking approval to make claims that the nasal spray is approved for use in preventing SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) transmission and infection. The Pre-EUA is a first...

Neustar: New Ponemon Institute Report highlights value of threat data feeds in improving organisations’ security... -Thursday 25 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Threat data feeds can help organisations strengthen their cybersecurity posture, according to a new report from Ponemon Institute, the pre-eminent research centre dedicated to privacy, data protection and information security policy. Neustar Inc., a global information...

Philip Morris International Announces the Nomination of International Executives to Its Board of Directors -Thursday 25 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) announced in the 2021 Proxy Statement filed today that its Board of Directors has nominated two new members, Dr. Juan José Daboub and Mr. Shlomo Yanai. Additionally, Mr. Jacek Olczak has been nominated to the Board...

ABB shareholders approve all proposals at 2021 Annual General Meeting -Thursday 25 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The shareholders of ABB have approved all the proposals by the company’s Board of Directors at its 2021 Annual General Meeting. Due to the extraordinary circumstances and in line with applicable Swiss COVID-19 legislation, shareholders were not able to attend the meeting in...

Walton Announces a CAD $40.5 Million Distribution to Investors in Roll-Up Corporation -Thursday 25 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Walton, a real estate investment and land asset management company with US $3.39 billion under management, is pleased to announce a significant distribution to investors totaling CAD $40.5 million. The distribution was approved on March 16, 2021 by the Walton-managed Roll-Up...

The Open Group OSDU™ Forum Launches the OSDU Data Platform Mercury Release -Wednesday 24 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Open Group, the vendor-neutral technology consortium, today announced the OSDU Data Platform Mercury Release. Developed by The Open Group OSDU™ Forum, the OSDU Data Platform is an Open Source, standards-based and technology-agnostic data platform for the energy industry...

Research Reveals Global Growth of Secure DevOps -Wednesday 24 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- New research from Secure Code Warrior®, the global secure coding company, has revealed an attitudinal shift in the software development industry, with organisations bucking traditional practices for DevOps and Secure DevOps. The global survey of professional developers and...

Aryaka’s Fifth Annual Global State of the WAN Report Reveals Network Insights From 1,350 Global Enterprises -Wednesday 24 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Aryaka®, the leader in fully managed Cloud-First WAN solutions, today published its fifth annual 2021 State of the WAN report, the industry’s foremost survey into global SD-WAN and SASE planning. Key trends identified in this year’s report include: Accelerating...

Esri Joins ERES and K&A to Create Geospatial Real Estate Solution -Wednesday 24 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, today announced that the Emirates Real Estate Solutions (ERES) land development and land market services and Khatib & Alami (K&A) will use Esri's ArcGIS system to geoenable ERES solutions and service offerings to the...

Boehringer Ingelheim sees positive business momentum in 2020 despite impact of COVID-19 -Wednesday 24 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boehringer Ingelheim stepped up its investments in R&D significantly in 2020 in pursuit of innovative medicines and therapies for diseases for which no satisfactory treatments are available. In particular, efforts to research potential COVID-19 related therapies were...

Sidra Capital’s USD Private Finance Funds Continue To Achieve Target Returns despite The Effects of COVID-19... -Wednesday 24 March 2021  

Sidra Capital, a Shari’ah compliant asset management firm headquartered in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and regulated by the Capital Market Authority (CMA), has announced healthy annual returns on two of its US Dollar-denominated funds: the USD Income Fund, which generated above-target returns of 8%,...

Andersen Solidifies Presence in Canada -Tuesday 23 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global unifies its platform in North America as its member firms in Canada adopt the brand “Andersen,” reflecting the organization’s ability to provide a full suite of integrated services through its member and collaborating firms globally. Formerly operating...

Total Safety Launches SafeTek Technology Solutions To Help Keep Workers Safe Worldwide -Tuesday 23 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Total Safety, a global leader in industrial safety solutions, has announced the launch of their new SafeTek™ worker safety technology solutions that will improve the protection of workers worldwide. SafeTek™ is a continuation of Total Safety’s commitment to delivering...

Toshiba Executes Strategic Alliance Agreement and Invests in Counter-Drone Security Company Fortem Technologies, Inc. -Tuesday 23 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced that Toshiba Infrastructure Systems & Solutions Corporation, the Toshiba Group company specializing in the global infrastructure business (hereinafter Toshiba), has entered into a strategic business alliance with Fortem...

Digi International Recognizes EMEA Distributor and Channel Partner Excellence -Tuesday 23 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Digi International (NASDAQ: DGII) (www.digi.com), a leading global provider of Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity products and services, today announced the Europe, Middle East and Africa winners of its 2020 Channel Awards. The recognition is awarded to Digi’s distributors...

FX and Crypto Trading Technology Specialist Gold-i Expands its Partnership Program in the Middle East -Tuesday 23 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Award-winning FX and Crypto trading technology specialist, Gold-i is expanding in the Middle East and India through a partnership with EMEA Global Financial Consultancy, a United Arab Emirates (UAE) based firm which has a strong network of financial institutions, including...

Moody’s Analytics Wins Award for Best Use of AI in Banking or FinTech -Tuesday 23 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Analytics has won Best Use of AI in Banking or FinTech at the 2021 Global Achievement Awards for AI. This award recognizes the Credit Sentiment Score™ solution, an AI-powered tool to strengthen credit assessment and monitoring processes. This press release...

Discover Announces Alliance with Malaysia’s PayNet to Expand Worldwide Acceptance -Tuesday 23 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Discover, a leading digital bank and payments company, and Payments Network Malaysia Sdn Bhd (PayNet), the national payments network and shared central infrastructure for payment services in Malaysia, have signed an agreement that will greatly expand acceptance for Discover,...

Microchip’s SyncServer® S600 Series Time Server Now Defends Against GPS Jamming and Spoofing -Tuesday 23 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Mission-critical networks and other essential enterprise infrastructure can only maintain reliable operation if they continuously receive accurate timing information from network time servers, but these servers can be vulnerable to Global Positioning System (GPS) jamming and...

Halliburton Labs Opens Second Application Round -Monday 22 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Halliburton Labs today announced that it has opened the application process for early stage clean energy companies interested in joining its accelerator program. The application deadline is April 23, 2021. “We’re excited to identify technology entrepreneurs with...