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Fitch Solutions Launches Macro Intelligence Solutions as Part of Strategic Growth Plan SINGAPORE & NEW YORK & LONDON -Monday 30 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As part of its strategic growth plan, Fitch Solutions today announced the launch of its Macro Intelligence Solutions which integrates BMI Research into the Fitch Solutions content suite and combines Fitch Ratings credit insights with BMI expertise, providing clients with one...

Ajman Media City Free Zone, The Brand New Investment Hub Of UAE, Announces A Strong Portfolio Of Cost Effective Business... -Sunday 29 July 2018  

Ajman Media City Free Zone, a world class free zone hub for the creative, media and entertainment industry announces customer friendly cost effective packages for new business set-up in the UAE. H E Sheikh Abdul Aziz bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of Ajman Media City Free Zone said ahead of...

Best’s Market Segment Report: GCC Natural Catastrophe and Man-Made Losses Highlight Importance of Enterprise Risk... -Sunday 29 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries have traditionally been exposed to low levels of weather-related claims, although Cyclone Mekunu, which struck Oman in May 2018, Super Cyclone Gonu in 2007 and flooding in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Saudi Arabia serve as...

WeWork Announces $500 Million Series B Investment in WeWork China Led by Trustbridge, Temasek, SoftBank and Hony Capital... -Saturday 28 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WeWork Companies (“WeWork”) today announced a $500 million Series B investment in WeWork China led by Trustbridge Partners (“Trustbridge”), Temasek, the SoftBank Group (“SoftBank”), the SoftBank Vision Fund (“Vision Fund”) and Hony Capital. This funding will...

Multek Announces Completion of Acquisition by Suzhou Dongshan Precision Manufacturing (DSBJ) -Saturday 28 July 2018    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Multek, a leading provider of Interconnect Solutions, today announced the completion of its previously announced acquisition by Suzhou Dongshan Precision Manufacturing Co. Ltd. (“DSBJ”) (SZSE: 002384), a diversified manufacturer headquartered in Suzhou, China. The...

Montenegro to Launch New Citizenship-by-Investment Program in October -Saturday 28 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Henley & Partners, the leading global investment migration firm, has welcomed the announcement by the Government of Montenegro that it will launch its long-awaited citizenship-by-investment program in October. It follows the decision a few weeks ago by another European nation,...

IBC Best Conference Paper Award Recognises Advances in Artificial Intelligence -Saturday 28 July 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In a year when artificial intelligence and machine learning became a very hot topic in the media industry, the IBC Best Conference Paper Award goes to a team from BBC R&D which has investigated practical applications. The award is made to the technical paper which, according to...

GSMA Announces Latest Event Updates for 2018 “Mobile World Congress Americas, in Partnership With CTIA” -Saturday 28 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced several additions to the Mobile World Congress Americas event line-up, including new speakers in the conference program, additional participating companies and exhibition experiences, and new programs and events. The show will take place in the Los...

Security Vulnerability Concerns Skyrocket as Neustar’s International Cyber Benchmark Index™ Hits Record... -Friday 27 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Neustar®, Inc., a trusted, neutral provider of real-time information services, today released two new cybersecurity reports, reconfirming the need to take action in the face of increasing cyber threats. Both reports, The International Cyber Benchmarks Index and The Changing...

Fans Win With Visa at the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ -Friday 27 July 2018      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visa (NYSE: V), the Official Payment Services Partner of FIFA, today announced its final results for the FIFA World Cup™, showcasing the positive impact of the tournament throughout the 64 matches played across Russia from June 14 to July 15, 2018. Overall, contactless...

Takeda Announces Phase 3 Trial of ALUNBRIG® (brigatinib) Met Primary Endpoint Demonstrating Superiority in... -Friday 27 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE: 4502) today announced that the global, randomized, Phase 3 ALTA-1L (ALK in Lung Cancer Trial of AP26113 in 1st Line) trial met its primary endpoint at the first pre-specified interim analysis, with ALUNBRIG® (brigatinib)...

UNITE With Tomorrowland Swoops on Abu Dhabi on 28th July 2018 -Thursday 26 July 2018  

The first of two weekends of Tomorrowland in Belgium witnessed an event of a lifetime with a crowd of over 400,000 people who saw the unveiling of the magic. The people of Tomorrowland were seen drifting off on the good vibes of Tomorrowland’s ‘The Story of Planaxis’ in Boom, Belgium. Epic...

Chartbeat Announces New Funding to Fuel Growth -Thursday 26 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Chartbeat, the content intelligence platform for the world’s leading publishers, today announced that the company has closed a $7 million funding round, led by North Atlantic Capital. The capital will enable Chartbeat to accelerate its leadership position in real-time...

Kris Rinne Joins Synchronoss Technologies Board of Directors -Thursday 26 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNCR), a global leader and innovator of cloud, messaging, digital and IoT products and platforms, today announced that Kris Rinne has been elected to Synchronoss’ board of directors. Rinne, who held a number of senior executive...

AlsoEnergy Announces Merger with skytron energy, Completes Acquisition of Draker Corporation Assets -Thursday 26 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AlsoEnergy, a leader in renewable energy software solutions, and skytron energy, one of Europe’s leading solar software and hardware companies, announced a merger that will create a global leader for renewable energy monitoring, controls, and asset management solutions. In...

Banyan Biomarkers Announces Publication of ALERT-TBI Clinical Study Results in The Lancet Neurology -Thursday 26 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Banyan Biomarkers, Inc., a pioneer in developing biomarkers for traumatic brain injury (TBI), today announced the publication of the results for the ALERT-TBI study, an international, multicenter clinical trial utilizing the Banyan Brain Trauma Indicator® (Banyan BTI™). The...

Moody’s Details Its Progress Opening Doors to a Better Future -Thursday 26 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Corporation’s (NYSE:MCO) newly released Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report details the company’s progress in delivering on its goal of empowering people around the world to create a better future for themselves, their communities and the environment....

CSC Announces Launch of CSC Security Center -Thursday 26 July 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CSC Security Center℠ is a first-of-its-kind online interface, designed to expose security blind spots that make vital online brand assets susceptible to cyber crime. Powered by advanced analytics built by CSC® to identify these risks, companies can take quick action to...

Remembering Mr. Sergio Marchionne -Wednesday 25 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The board of directors of Philip Morris International (NYSE:PM) is deeply saddened by the passing of Mr. Sergio Marchionne, an esteemed member of the board. We offer our condolences to his family and friends in this difficult time. As one of the most respected business...

BRS Ventures enters Afghanistan; takes over two hospitals and establishes pharmaceutical manufacturing unit -Wednesday 25 July 2018  

Ministry of Public Health, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and BRS Ventures, UAE today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to take over two hospitals and establish a pharmaceutical manufacturing unit in Kabul, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. The MoU was signed in the presence of H.E....