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Andy Serkis to Receive IBC’s Highest Award LONDON -Wednesday 31 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The IBC2019 International Honour for Excellence will go to Andy Serkis, the director, producer and actor who is today best known for his performance capture roles. These include Gollum, Supreme Leader Snoke, King Kong and Caesar in the Planet of the Apes series. Serkis will...

Greene Tweed Partners with Canadian Firm for Distribution of Energy Industry Materials and Products -Wednesday 31 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Greene Tweed has announced that they will partner with A.R. Thomson Group for the sale and distribution of their Seal-Connect® electrical connectors, elastomeric seals, advanced engineering plastics, and composite materials and finished components for the Energy...

Fluor Awarded EPCM Contract by Cupric Canyon Capital for Project in Botswana -Tuesday 30 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that it was awarded an engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) contract by Cupric Canyon Capital for its Khoemacau copper and silver project in northwest Botswana. Fluor booked the undisclosed contract value in...

Brightline Initiative and IESE Business School Collaborate to Explore Fundamental Trade-offs in Transformation and... -Tuesday 30 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Brightline™ Initiative announced a new research collaboration with IESE Business School. Every day, senior leaders and executives around the globe make important decisions around transforming their organizational culture, leadership, processes and technology. They need...

‘Royal Hospital Kids’ Free Reading App Launched for Hospitalized Children in Oman -Tuesday 30 July 2019  

Al Manhal, part of TechKnowledge General Trading based in the United Arab Emirates, in cooperation with the Department of Hematology and Oncology for Children at the Royal Hospital in Oman and with the support of Ara Petroleum, a subsidiary of Al-Zubayr Group based in the Sultanate of Oman, have...

Mary Kay Inc. Named Among Most Reputable Global Employers in Reputation Institute’s 2019 Workplace Study -Tuesday 30 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mary Kay Inc. is proud to be recognized in the 2019 Global Workplace 100 Study by Reputation Institute (Ri) as one of the world’s most reputable employers. Mary Kay is ranked number 42 among the top 100 global companies on the list. This press release features multimedia....

Philanthropist Tej Kohli Pledges $2 Million Gift to Champion Biotech Solutions for Eliminating Corneal Blindness... -Monday 29 July 2019    

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Tej Kohli, a London-based billionaire who made his fortune during the dotcom boom selling e-commerce payments software, has pledged $2 million to Massachusetts Eye and Ear in Boston to fund innovation in research to cure corneal blindness, including the development of...

GTarcade’s Hunger Heroes Gaming Marathon Is Here -Sunday 28 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- YOOZOO Games is limbering up for an epic gaming marathon next month, as gamers all over the world get ready to turn their on-screen efforts into meals; all in support of the WFP’s fight against hunger in some of the world’s most vulnerable regions. Gaming fans will get...

Changing the Game: Visa Sets Sights on a “Cashless Japan” With One Year to Go to the Olympic Games Tokyo... -Thursday 25 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- With one year to go until the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, Visa (NYSE: V), the Worldwide Payment Technology Partner of the Olympic Games, is preparing innovative payment experiences for athletes, visitors and citizens in support of the government’s “Cashless Japan”...

Hytera Introduces New Multi-mode Advanced Radio to Promote Smart Private Networks -Thursday 25 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Following the multi-mode advanced radio PTC760 series launched in 2017, which integrate mission critical voice and broadband data and provide an innovative attempt for the broadband business of industry customers, Hytera recently launched a new multi-mode advanced radio PTC680,...

Panasonic’s Real-time Tracking and Projection Mapping Compatible Projector Impresses Audience at Tokyo... -Wednesday 24 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On July 24, 2019, Panasonic Corporation, a worldwide Olympic and Paralympic partner, announced that its real-time tracking and projection mapping compatible projector was used for a highly innovative video performance during the “One Year to Go” Ceremony, which the Tokyo...

Velodyne Lidar Acquires Mapper.ai for ADAS Launch -Wednesday 24 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced it has acquired mapping and localization software as well as intellectual property assets from Mapper.ai. Mapper technology will enable Velodyne to accelerate development of Vella™, breakthrough software that establishes its directional...

Seoul Semiconductor Switches to Rimini Street for SAP Support -Wednesday 24 July 2019  

(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 Seoul Semiconductor, a global LED development and...

Alibaba.com Opens Platform to Empower U.S. Small Businesses to Sell to the World -Wednesday 24 July 2019    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alibaba.com, one of the world’s largest B2B ecommerce marketplaces and a business unit of Alibaba Group (NYSE: BABA), today opened its platform to empower U.S. businesses to sell their products to millions of Alibaba.com buyers in the U.S. and around the globe. Now, the...

Study Investigates the Ability of Continuous Noninvasive Hemoglobin Monitoring with Masimo SpHb® to... -Monday 22 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that in a study recently published in Anesthesia & Analgesia, researchers evaluated the ability of noninvasive and continuous hemoglobin monitoring with Masimo SpHb® to detect the development of acute hemodilution after graded fluid...

U.N. Environment Programme Urged to Protect Nature and Humankind from Electromagnetic Fields (EMF) -Monday 22 July 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Advisors to the International EMF Scientist Appeal, representing 248 scientists from 42 nations, have resubmitted The Appeal to the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Executive Director, Inger Andersen, requesting the UNEP reassess the potential biological impacts...

GIA Organises Retail Sales Associate Training Programme for Malabar Gold & Diamonds in Dubai -Monday 22 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- To help retail sales staff communicate effectively, GIA Dubai recently organised retail sales associate training programmes for Malabar Gold & Diamonds at their stores in Dubai, UAE. Since 2018, GIA Dubai has trained more than 200 staff of Malabar Gold & Diamonds in Dubai and...

Sharjah Finance Department strengths ties with Japan finance industry -Sunday 21 July 2019  

A delegation from Sharjah Finance Department (SFD) visited Tokyo, Japan and met with key Japanese finance officials to discuss various possibilities that can help bolster relationships between the two sides. The meetings were held at the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) and was...

Schlumberger Appoints Olivier Le Peuch as CEO -Saturday 20 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB) announced today that its Board of Directors has appointed Olivier Le Peuch as its Chief Executive Officer and member of the Schlumberger Board, effective August 1, 2019. Mr. Le Peuch succeeds Paal Kibsgaard, who will retire as Chief Executive...

Quanergy and Chery Established Partnership to Propel a New Era of Autonomous Vehicles and Smart Cities -Saturday 20 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Quanergy Systems, Inc., a leading provider of LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) sensors and smart sensing solutions, announced a partnership with Chery Automobile, one of the largest automotive manufacturers in China. On June 20th, 2019, Chery unveiled the logo of its new...