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Interactive Brokers Offering Fractional Share Trading GREENWICH, Conn. -Tuesday 26 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:IBKR) today announced it is offering investors the ability to buy and sell fractional shares of almost any US stock. Fractional shares are stock units that amount to less than one full share. “Fractional shares can be beneficial to...

Vodafone Qatar Premieres the Region’s First 5G MiFi® Mobile Hotspot from Inseego -Tuesday 26 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vodafone Qatar, together with Inseego Corp., a pioneer in 5G and IoT device-to-cloud solutions, today introduced the 5G MiFi M1100, the first commercially available 5G mobile hotspot in Qatar and the region. With this new 5G MiFi hotspot, Vodafone Qatar customers can enjoy the...

Panasonic Begins Offering API for Facial Recognition Utilizing Deep Learning Technology -Tuesday 26 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation announced that starting November 25, 2019, the company will begin offering an application programming interface (API) for its facial recognition technology to the market in Japan. Panasonic first began R&D into facial recognition in the early 1990s, and...

With a mission to make water available everywhere, S4SUN by DAB makes its debut at the BIG 5 Dubai -Tuesday 26 November 2019  

DAB Water Technology, an Italian frontrunner in the global water management industry, launched in Dubai solar energy pumping system S4SUN, which can be used in regions without electricity. DAB also launched DAB FX submersible pumps that are efficient, reliable and resistant for lifting and...

MSCI ESG Research Makes MSCI ESG Ratings of Over 2,800 Companies Publicly Available -Tuesday 26 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- In recognition of growing momentum and interest from a diverse range of stakeholders in ESG investing, MSCI ESG Research LLC, announces today it will make its MSCI ESG Ratings publicly available. This move is part of MSCI ESG Research’s mission to help investors, companies...

The Government of Ethiopia and Alibaba Group Sign Agreements to Establish eWTP Ethiopia Hub -Tuesday 26 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today H. E. Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, Alibaba Group founder Jack Ma, and Alibaba Group Director and Ant Financial Services Group Chairman and CEO Eric Jing witnessed the signing of three Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) between the Ethiopian Government and Alibaba...

Takeda Presents 18-Month Data from Pivotal Phase 3 Trial of Dengue Vaccine Candidate at the American Society of Tropical... -Tuesday 26 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502 / NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced that updated results from the ongoing pivotal Phase 3 Tetravalent Immunization against Dengue Efficacy Study (TIDES) trial of its dengue vaccine candidate (TAK-003) were presented at...

Garth Brooks Returns to Words With Friends With Custom, Vinyl Tile Style for Fans -Monday 25 November 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, announced a new, holiday-themed activity in its ongoing collaboration with Garth Brooks and the flagship mobile game, Words With Friends. Starting today and running through December 8th, players of...

Ferring and Blackstone Life Sciences Invest Over $570 Million USD in Novel Gene Therapy for Bladder Cancer Patients -Monday 25 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Ferring Pharmaceuticals and Blackstone Life Sciences today announced the joint investment of over $570 million USD in nadofaragene firadenovec (rAd-IFN/Syn3), an investigational novel gene therapy in late stage development for patients with high-grade, Bacillus...

Pantheon Development to sponsor Fit On Click Corporate Carnival -Monday 25 November 2019  

Pantheon Development, on Wednesday announced its sponsorship of the ‘Fit On Click Corporate Carnival,’ to be held from December 6-13, at Dubai Stars Sportsplex in Mirdiff, Dubai. The event, a sports based carnival will witness participation from over 120 corporate teams. These...

GEZE MSW Comfort: New Locking Mechanism for Manual Sliding Wall Systems (MSW) -Monday 25 November 2019  

Large and mobile glass sliding wall systems are ideal for designing high -quality shop and office spaces. The new GEZE MSW Comfort locking mechanism makes building and disassembling shop and system fronts particularly simple and safe. The particular design advantage for you is that the control...

DMS Appointed As the Exclusive Media Representative for ZEE5 across the Middle East Market -Monday 25 November 2019  

DMS - the digital arm of Choueiri Group – has recently announced their latest appointment as the Exclusive Media Representative for ZEE5, the largest and most comprehensive OTT platform for Indian content globally. ZEE5’s content caters perfectly to not only the South Asian diaspora in...

Century Financial organizes a Global Investment Symposium that puts the spotlight on economic outlook and investment... -Monday 25 November 2019  

As the World Economic Outlook projects global growth to pick up to 3.4 percent in 2020, investors in the region are keen to understand how the dynamic business and political landscape will impact their investment decisions next year. Fueled by an improvement in economic growth in a number of...

Overuse of Performance Enhancing Drugs Increases Risk of Infertility in Men -Sunday 24 November 2019  

Infertility is a chronic health problem that affects one in every six couples or approximately 10% couples trying to conceive. Infertile individuals typically are unable to have their own child, despite trying for a year or in some cases more. The recent spread of performance-enhancing drugs...

Gillette to Sponsor the EA SPORTS FIFA 20 Global Series -Sunday 24 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Gillette (NYSE: PG), the world’s leading expert in men’s grooming, and Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) today announced its EA SPORTS™ FIFA 20 Global Series sponsorship. This Gillette sponsorship will drive engagement and connect the brand with younger audiences through...

Woman, 34 breathes easily again after constricted pulmonary valve treatment gives all clear for pregnancy -Sunday 24 November 2019  

Complaining of significant progressive and worsening shortness in breath with exertion, 34-year-old British expat, Carla, approached experts at Emirates Hospital-Jumeirah to understand her new progressive symptoms better, considering she was planning her pregnancy soon. A physical...

Identity and Citizenship Authority’s New Services to UAE Residents -Sunday 24 November 2019  

In line with the UAE Government’s endeavor to make the UAE a global hub for talents, investors and established businessmen, the Federal Authority for Identity And Citizenship Services (ICA) is expanding the range of its services and facilities for UAE residents who contribute in creating the...

Rick and Morty Get Schwifty in Zynga’s Hit Game, Merge Dragons! -Sunday 24 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, today announced an in-game license deal with Adult Swim to bring characters from the Emmy Award-winning TV series, Rick and Morty, to Gram Games’ Merge Dragons!. Rick and Morty appear in the puzzle...

A New System of Global Payments is Massively Evolving in Eurasia -Sunday 24 November 2019

After Turkey also India is to be joining Russia's Rouble-based alternative to SWIFT. Together with China, which is already linked, these countries could create the widest demographic area using the system. According to Gulf Brokers analysis, the dominance of the U.S. dollar is to be...

Ajman Media City Free Zone received the 13th Middle East Excellence of Cities and Institutions Award in the service... -Sunday 24 November 2019  

Sheikh Abdul Aziz bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman of Ajman Media City Free Zone shared that Middle East Excellence Awards Institute, the leading excellence knowledge and benchmarking provider chose the free zone based on the customer satisfaction initiatives offered in past 18 months . Sheikh...