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From ‘Mobile Only’ Internet to Content Strategies: New GSMA Study Identifies the ‘Megatrends’... LOS ANGELES -Wednesday 12 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GSMA Intelligence published its third annual ‘Global Mobile Trends’ report today, providing a wealth of data and insight on the direction of the global communications industry over the coming years. This flagship research offering outlines the key ‘megatrends’ that will...

Establishment of NTT Global Sourcing, Inc. -Wednesday 12 September 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT; Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President & CEO: Jun Sawada)(TOKYO:9432) will establish a new company specializing in procurement in November 2018 (schedule), which will bring together the procurement volume of each Group company...

KNEIP Continues to Underline Its Digital Transformation in the Funds Management Sector -Wednesday 12 September 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- KNEIP continues to underline its digital transformation in the funds management sector with more industry experts joining their team. Over the last 2 years, KNEIP has transformed its business into a new digital era. Leading this vision is the Founder and Chairman, Bob...

Alibaba to Showcase Latest Technology at Flagship Event -Wednesday 12 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Computing Conference 2018, Alibaba’s annual flagship event, will showcase an array of cutting-edge technology from the company and its partners from September 19 to 22. The theme of this year’s Conference is Empower Digital China, and more than 60,000...

FLIR Systems Acquires Acyclica -Wednesday 12 September 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) announced today that it has acquired Acyclica, Inc., a leading developer of software for automotive roadway and intersection data generation and analysis. Acyclica’s solutions provide high-resolution, real-time traffic information to...

Greene Tweed Launches WR® 650 - a PFA Composite with Superior Dry Run Capability -Wednesday 12 September 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Greene Tweed has announced the introduction of WR® 650, the newest thermoplastic composite in its wear-resistant (WR) portfolio. WR® 650 is reinforced with a three-dimensional carbon-fiber architecture, offering enhanced performance over the leading PFA-based material,...

Channel 2 and Channel 4 Celebrate 15 Years of Cricketing Partnership with Unimoni Asia Cup 2018 -Tuesday 11 September 2018

Channel 2 Group Corporation – holder of audio rights for the Unimoni Asia Cup 2018 will once again make LIVE cricket commentary available to listeners in the UAE. This has been enabled through their decade and half old partnership with the Channel 4 Radio Network, which has continued to...

Colliers Proptech Accelerator Powered by Techstars Announces the Class of 2018 -Tuesday 11 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ and TSX:CIGI), a global leader in commercial real estate services and investment management, announced today its 2018 class of proptech startups for the Colliers Proptech Accelerator powered by Techstars. This program is part of our...

Greene Tweed Leverages Global Manufacturing and Copy Exactly! to Support Market Growth -Tuesday 11 September 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Greene Tweed’s global customers rely on the company’s materials expertise, custom engineered solutions, and collaborative approach to design and manufacture elastomeric, thermoplastic, and thermoplastic composite solutions that deliver proven performance within extreme and...

AURAK Bolsters Administration -Tuesday 11 September 2018  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) hired two new deans starting Fall 2018: Professor Daniel Kirk, Dean of the School of Arts and Sciences, and Professor Joseph L. Wallis, Dean of the School of Business. Prof. Joseph, formerly a professor of Economics and Public Administration...

Quality Beats Price: Steel Wood Industries’ SDB from Middle East to the Island Country of South Asia, Sri Lanka -Tuesday 11 September 2018  

Steel Wood Industries established from the Desert of Dunes in 2012 with less than a year in production is determined to enter a huge market with a high-level of wood manufacturers. SWI accepted the challenge by introducing a new “type” of wood into the market. Today marks a momentous date in...

SES Government Solutions to Support Air Combat Command Training and Testing Operations -Tuesday 11 September 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES Government Solutions (SES GS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of SES, has teamed with prime contractor Bushtex, Inc. to provide commercial Ku bandwidth to U.S. Air Combat Command (ACC), SES announced today. This satellite communications capability will support training and...

Saudi Contractors Authority Announces Launch of 1st International Contracting Conference and Exhibition -Tuesday 11 September 2018  

A new exhibition and conference dedicated to Saudi Arabia’s contracting sector is launching in Riyadh next week, where government authorities, regulators, and key industry players will join forces to develop the Kingdom’s US$1.4 trillion construction market. The 1st International...

Choueiri Group’s AMSI appointed as Media Representatives for the General Entertainment Authority of Saudi Arabia -Tuesday 11 September 2018  

Choueiri Group’s AMSI recently announced their latest appointment as Media Representatives for the General Entertainment Authority (GEA) of Saudi Arabia. The tie-up effectively enables the region’s advertisers and brands to benefit from GEA’s leadership in bringing the most sought-after...

Coriant and SIAE MICROELETTRONICA to Demonstrate SDN-Enabled Multi-Layer Microwave and Millimetre Wave Backhaul... -Tuesday 11 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Coriant, a global supplier of open, disruptive, and hyperscale networking solutions, and SIAE MICROELETTRONICA, a leader in wireless communication, today announced a collaboration to demonstrate SDN-enabled Layer3 microwave and millimetre-wave backhaul solutions optimized...

IDEMIA Presents IDEMIA 3D Face, the Cutting-Edge Facial Recognition Technology -Tuesday 11 September 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, is bringing electronic device makers its expertise in biometric security with IDEMIA 3D Face, software that uses 3D facial recognition to unlock smartphones quickly and easily. According to a study by Counterpoint Research,...

AHF Kenya’s First Client Inspires Hope at 10th Anniversary Celebration! -Tuesday 11 September 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- When Jane Atieno had a chance meeting with AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) in Mombasa in 2008, she could not have known she would grace the stage 10 years later to share her story and the significant role AHF played in her life. In a room packed with staff, partners and...

UAE Exchange Is Now “Unimoni” In Australia amid Global Rebranding -Monday 10 September 2018  

UAE Exchange, a leading global money transfer and foreign exchange solutions brand, today announced the rebranding of its Australia operations as “Unimoni”. The announcement comes as part of the brand’s global rebranding exercise across APAC, Americas and EMEA markets, and makes Australia...

Alibaba Group Announces Executive Chairman Succession Plan -Monday 10 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA) today announced that one year from today, September 10, 2019, chief executive officer Daniel Zhang will succeed Jack Ma as chairman of the board of Alibaba Group. Mr. Ma will continue as executive chairman of the company over the next...

IBC Awards Judges honour Econet for TV everywhere in sub-Saharan Africa -Monday 10 September 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Audiences everywhere now expect to be able to access content on any device, at any location, at any time. Realising this ambition, Econet Media, which serves southern Africa, is to be the recipient of the Judges’ Prize at IBC2018. Kwesé Play is a streaming service which...