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British Bag Maker Bucklesbury Benefits From Global Trend Toward More Diverse Business Leadership LONDON -Wednesday 20 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As companies become more diverse in the Boardroom, British bag and umbrella maker Bucklesbury says there is growing demand from successful people seeking a classic and divergent brand that will help to set them apart. Bucklesbury’s founder Edita Macfarlane says that the...

Sintavia Launches Green Trade Group for Additive Manufacturers -Wednesday 20 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sintavia, LLC, a leading additive manufacturer focused on the aerospace & defense industry, announced today at Formnext that it was co-founding a trade group for additive manufacturers focused on promoting the environmental benefits of AM over traditional methods of...

Mary Kay Advocates for Global Female Empowerment, Entrepreneurship and Equality at Top Women’s Conferences Around... -Wednesday 20 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- This month, Mary Kay Inc. continued to advocate for global female empowerment, entrepreneurship and equality by addressing the issues facing women today at top women’s conferences around the world. The company actively participated in two important international conferences:...

XPRIZE Announces New $10 Million Competition to Preserve Rainforests Across the Globe -Wednesday 20 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, XPRIZE, the global leader in designing and operating incentive competitions to solve humanity’s grand challenges, officially launched the $10M Rainforest XPRIZE. Registration is now open for teams interested in participating in the four-year global competition that...

Mori Memorial Foundation’s GPCI 2019 Report: London Loses Momentum, Tokyo Is Sluggish and Paris Trends Upward -Wednesday 20 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- London, New York, Tokyo and Paris were again named the world’s most comprehensively attractive cities, in that order, in the Global Power City Index (GPCI) 2019 report published by The Mori Memorial Foundation’s Institute for Urban Strategies, a research body established by...

China Hi-Tech Fair 2019 (CHTF2019) Concludes in Shenzhen -Wednesday 20 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 21st China Hi-Tech Fair (CHTF2019), themed "Invigorating the Greater Bay Area through Opening-up and Innovation", concluded with success in Shenzhen on November 17, 2019. The 5-day event provided a platform for exhibitions, forums, technology exchanges, and cooperations and...

Alibaba Group Announces Pricing of Global Offering -Wednesday 20 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA) (“Alibaba” or the “Company”) today announced the pricing of the Global Offering of 500,000,000 ordinary shares (the “Shares”) which comprises an international offering and a Hong Kong public offering. The final offer price...

Global Business Forum Africa 2019 Concludes with Call to Bolster UAE-African Economic Ties -Wednesday 20 November 2019  

The Global Business Forum Africa (GBF Africa 2019) in Dubai concluded on November 19th with a call from African and UAE government and business leaders to bolster bilateral economic ties and capitalise on new business opportunities emerging across the continent. More than 2,500 delegates from...

Sagemcom Announces the First Wi-Fi 6 Certified Home Gateway for Service Providers -Tuesday 19 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ON NOVEMBER 13TH 2019, SAGEMCOM RECEIVED THE WI-FI 6 CERTIFICATION (ID: WFA91587) FROM THE WI-FI ALLIANCE FOR ITS NEW 10G PON FIBER GATEWAY, F@ST 5688AX, MAKING IT THE FIRST WI-FI 6 CERTIFIED HOME GATEWAY. The F@st 5688ax is the new generation of Home Gateway designed for...

IDEMIA Launches the Very First Metal Card in Belgium, With Nagelmackers Bank -Tuesday 19 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA supplies the very first metal payment card in Belgium, which was launched mid-November for Nagelmackers Bank's Elite and Prestige customers. With this new payment card, Nagelmackers seeks to give its Elite and Prestige customers a top-of-the-range free service. The...

Riyadh on Track to Become Sustainable City – International Experts -Tuesday 19 November 2019  

A panel of prominent international experts from various academic and professional fields have concluded a symposium on Riyadh’s plans to become a world-class sustainable city. The Symposium, hosted by The Royal Commission for Riyadh (RCRC), took place at King Fahad Library, Riyadh on 12th...

Ricoh Group Moves Regional Hub to Dubai Silicon Oasis -Tuesday 19 November 2019  

Dubai Silicon Oasis, an integrated free zone technology park, and Ricoh Group, a Japanese multinational imaging and electronics company, celebrated the inauguration of Ricoh Group’s new regional commercial hub at DSO. Headquartered in Tokyo, Ricoh Group operates in nearly 200 countries...

Run for Tolerance, RYAN UAE MINITHON -Monday 18 November 2019  

Ryan International School, Masdar City held the Ryan UAE Minithon ‘Run for Tolerance’ on Saturday, November 16: International Day for Tolerance. More than 1000 participants in different categories joined the run beginning from Ryan International School in Masdar City extending within the...

TECNO SPARK 4 with 6.52" Screen + Low Light AI Triple Camera for Full View and Flawless Image -Monday 18 November 2019  

In today’s generation, smartphones are more than a necessity and can do just about anything. Smartphones are more than just tech equipment; they have evolved to becoming something of a lifestyle accessory. This is why smartphone consumers are constantly looking to be proud owners of that...

Young Emiratis Introduce French Street-Style Hype to Dubai -Monday 18 November 2019  

Three young Emiratis, in their early twenty’s, inspired themselves through western fashion and set the trend in Dubai’s current shopping spree. The three youngsters, had the chance to explore modern trends throughout the west having wandered across the streets of several European Fashion...

Interim analysis from EMPRISE real-world study shows empagliflozin decreased risk of hospitalisation for heart failure... -Monday 18 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- A new interim analysis of three-year data from the EMPagliflozin compaRative effectIveness and SafEty (EMPRISE) real-world study on effectiveness shows that empagliflozin was associated with a decreased risk of hospitalisation for heart failure and a similar risk of non-fatal...

$1 Million Awarded to African Entrepreneurs in Grand Finale of the Jack Ma Foundation Africa Netpreneur Prize... -Sunday 17 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Last night the Jack Ma Foundation hosted its first annual Africa Netpreneur Prize Initiative (ANPI) grand finale awarding $1 million in prize money to 10 entrepreneurs from across Africa. The ANPI is a flagship initiative of the Jack Ma Foundation, created by Jack Ma after...

Dubai Future Accelerators to Pick New Cohort of Innovative Startups to Address Global Challenges -Sunday 17 November 2019  

Dubai Future Accelerators (DFA), an initiative of Dubai Future Foundation (DFF) and the Government of Dubai, is once again scouting new talent from among the world’s most innovative start-ups and scale-ups to join its flagship program. DFA is set up as a business development and...

Velodyne Lidar Debuts Alpha Prime™, the Most Advanced Lidar Sensor on the Market -Sunday 17 November 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today introduced Alpha Prime™, the next generation lidar sensor utilizing Velodyne’s patented surround view technology to deliver the combined highest performance specifications for the autonomous mobility industry in one sensor. The sensor is an...

ABI Research Names PTC a Leader in Enterprise Augmented Reality Platforms -Sunday 17 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced it has been named a leader in the Enterprise Augmented Reality Platforms market for its Vuforia® augmented reality (AR) solution suite in a new research report from ABI Research entitled, “Competitive Assessment – Enterprise Augmented...