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IDEMIA Recognised by Westpac for “PayWear”, The Wearable Enabling Convenient Payments COLOMBES, France -Tuesday 2 October 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, has been awarded “Innovation Partner of the Year” by Westpac, Australia’s market leader in point of sale consumer and commercial finance. At Westpac’s supplier dinner in presence of its core suppliers from various...

Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi and Spark Foundry partner with ADARA to Measure Digital Marketing... -Tuesday 2 October 2018

ADARA, the world’s leading travel data co-op, has announced a partnership with the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi (DCT) to create a private data co-op that utilises the measurement & analytics platform, ADARA Impact, to measure the effectiveness of their digital marketing...

Air Transport Supports 65.5 Million Jobs and $2.7 Trillion in Economic Activity -Tuesday 2 October 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The global air transport sector supports 65.5 million jobs and $2.7 trillion in global economic activity, according to new research released today by the Air Transport Action Group (ATAG). The report, Aviation: Benefits Beyond Borders, which can be downloaded...

Takeda Establishes Record Date for the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders -Monday 1 October 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Further to the announcement of the recommended acquisition of Shire plc (“Shire”) on May 8, 2018 (“the Acquisition”), Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE: 4502) (“Takeda” or the “Company”) today announced that the Company has established the record date...

Hengli Petrochemical (Dalian) Co., Ltd. to Utilize INVISTA’s Latest P8 Technology for Fifth PTA Line -Sunday 30 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- INVISTA’s technology and licensing group, INVISTA Performance Technologies (IPT), and Hengli Petrochemical (Dalian) Co., Ltd. (Hengli) have reached agreement for the licensing of INVISTA’s latest purified terephthalic acid (PTA) process technology for Hengli’s fifth PTA...

Statement on U.S. Supreme Court Decision to Hear Rimini Street Appeal for $12.8 Million -Sunday 30 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, today issued the following statement in regard to the Oracle v. Rimini...

IDEMIA Has Been Selected to Provide Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation (OLG) with Next Generation Lottery Terminals... -Sunday 30 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, is proud to reinforce its relationship with OLG by providing next generation camera-based Lottery Terminals. Thanks to this new technology developed by IDEMIA, OLG will be able to enhance its relationship with players and...

Takeda to Present Positive Data from ALUNBRIG® (brigatinib) ALTA-1L Trial Showing a Reduction in Risk of... -Saturday 29 September 2018

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE: 4502) today announced results from the Phase 3 ALTA-1L (ALK in Lung Cancer Trial of BrigAtinib in 1st Line) trial, demonstrating that ALUNBRIG reduced the risk of disease progression or death, known as progression-free survival (PFS), as assessed...

Nel ASA: Awarded Australia’s First Power-to-Gas (Solar-to- Hydrogen) Project -Saturday 29 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nel Hydrogen Electrolysers, a division of Nel ASA (Nel, OSE:NEL), has received a purchase order for the first Power-to-Gas (P2G) project in Australia from the ATCO Group that will use a Proton® PEM electrolyser. This contract is strategically important as it opens up a new...

GSMA Reveals First Details for MWC19 Barcelona -Saturday 29 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced the first details of MWC19 Barcelona (formerly Mobile World Congress), including keynote speakers, prominent participating companies, programmes and events. MWC19 Barcelona will take place 25-28 February 2019, with events being staged at Fira Gran Via,...

Universal Laser Systems Expands Its Materials Database with SABIC, Solvay and Porex Corporation Materials -Friday 28 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Universal Laser Systems (ULS) announces the addition of SABIC, Solvay and Porex Corporation materials to its materials database, the most extensive repository of laser material processing parameters for materials in the range of 10 watts to 500 watts. The SABIC, Solvay and...

FLIR Systems Awarded US Federal Aviation Administration Contract with Ceiling Value of $94.3M to Support Mobile... -Friday 28 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) announced today that it has been awarded an Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract from the Federal Aviation Administration Logistics Center (FAALC) in support of the United States (U.S.) Department of Homeland Security’s...

Select Group Acquires ‘niu Air Frankfurt Hotel’ From Project Developer GBI AG -Thursday 27 September 2018

Select Group is pleased to announce the acquisition of the 344-room niu Air Frankfurt Hotel from GBI AG, Germany’s largest hotel developer. Ideally located at Rebstock Park on Frankfurt's Leonardo da Vinci Allee, the hotel is scheduled for completion in Q4,2019. Situated at the gateway to...

Mobile Industry Accelerating Delivery of Sustainable Development Goals, According to Latest GSMA Report -Thursday 27 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The global mobile industry is demonstrating significant and measurable impact in contributing to the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and is strengthening its commitment to improving lives around the world, according to a new GSMA study. The 2018 edition of the...

Easy Visual Launches App For Targeted Advertising Reach Through Smartphones -Thursday 27 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Easy Visual has launched Banners App - a mobile application that shows targeted banners ads to users when they unlock their smartphones. Recent Boston Consulting Group research indicates that consumers spend 25% of their total offline and online media consumption time on...

Andersen Global Welcomes Tufiño & Villegas in Bolivia -Thursday 27 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global continues its growth in Latin America with news that one of the premier tax law firms in Bolivia, Estudio Jurídico Tufiño Villegas & Asoc., has become a collaborating firm of Andersen Global. Tufiño & Villegas specializes in providing legal services to both...

Moody’s Names Mona Breed as Chief Information Officer -Wednesday 26 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) announced today that Mona Breed will join the company as Chief Information Officer (CIO), effective October 15, 2018. As CIO, Ms. Breed will lead Moody’s global technology infrastructure and programs. She will report to Raymond McDaniel,...

Global survey reveals that physicians need more information to assess the impact of treatment sequencing on patient... -Wednesday 26 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Results from a new global survey revealed that more than one-third (36%) of the 310 physicians surveyed do not think they have sufficient information required to make informed decisions on how to sequence treatments for patients with epidermal growth factor receptor...

Clarke Valve Closes $5.5 Million Venture Funding Round Led by OGCI Climate Investments -Wednesday 26 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Clarke Valve today completed the sale of $5.5 million of Series B Preferred Stock to a group of investors led by OGCI Climate Investments. Along with funding from Saudi Aramco Energy Ventures and Chevron Technology Ventures, Clarke has now raised $15.5 million of Series B...

PMI: Taking Bold Action for Global Change: a Conversation on Tobacco Today and Transformation for Tomorrow -Wednesday 26 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- During the 2018 Concordia Annual Summit, taking place in September 24 & 25 in New York, André Calantzopoulos, CEO of Philip Morris International, delivered a speech highlighting the need to have a dialogue between the industry, leaders, policy-makers, scientists, medical, and...