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Yokogawa Establishes Yokogawa Bio Frontier Inc. to Advance Biomass Materials Business TOKYO -Monday 22 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Yokogawa Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6841) announces the launch of Yokogawa Bio Frontier Inc. to develop businesses related to the production and sales of innovative plant-derived biomass materials, as well as associated licensing and consulting activities. The new subsidiary...

State Street Strengthens Leadership Team with Appointment of Ann Fogarty -Saturday 20 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- State Street Corporation (NYSE:STT) today announced the appointment of Ann Fogarty to executive vice president and deputy head of Global Delivery with responsibility for State Street’s custody, middle office, transfer agency and client service operations. Fogarty will report...

AM Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Jordan Insurance Company Plc. -Friday 19 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AM Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of B (Fair) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of “bb+” of Jordan Insurance Company Plc. (JIC) (Jordan). The outlook of these Credit Ratings (ratings) is stable. The ratings reflect JIC’s balance sheet strength,...

Andersen Global Enters Liechtenstein; Expands Platform in Europe -Friday 19 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Expanding its existing platform in the European region, Andersen Global establishes a presence in Liechtenstein with collaborating firm actus ag based in Triesen. actus ag, established in 2016, offers a range of services including national and international tax advisory,...

NEC Qualifies 24 Fiber Pair Subsea Telecom Cable System -Friday 19 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NEC Corporation (NEC; TOKYO: 6701) and its subsidiary OCC Corporation announced today that they have completed full qualification of subsea repeaters and optical cable containing up to 24 fiber pairs (FPs) (48 fibers). This is a 50% improvement in fiber count over the 16 fiber...

Schlumberger New Energy Venture to Launch a Lithium Extraction Pilot Plant in Nevada -Friday 19 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger New Energy announced today the development of a lithium extraction pilot plant through its new venture, NeoLith Energy. The deployment of the pilot plant will be in Clayton Valley, Nevada, USA. The NeoLith Energy sustainable approach uses a differentiated direct...

Immersive Labs Chooses Global Channel-First Strategy With 50 New Partners and Transparent Structure -Friday 19 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Immersive Labs, the company empowering organizations to increase, measure and demonstrate human cyber capabilities, today unveiled its channel-first approach. With 50 new partners, a ‘tier free’ program designed to cut out complexity, and a new partner portal, the company...

Goldman Sachs Selects Moody’s ESG Solutions Dataset on Sovereign Climate Hazards -Thursday 18 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s ESG Solutions Group announced today that Goldman Sachs Asset Management (Goldman Sachs) has selected Sovereign Climate Risk Scores powered by Moody’s affiliate Four Twenty Seven for use in its ESG evaluation of sovereign risk. The dataset provides a detailed view of...

With Spot Wave, NetApp Helps Organizations Drive Down Infrastructure Cost and Complexity for Big Data Applications on... -Thursday 18 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global cloud-led, data-centric software company, NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP), today announced the launch of Spot Wave by NetApp, and Spot Ocean’s support of Microsoft Azure Kubernetes Service. Together, these products provide customers with leading solutions for simple,...

Esri Partner Track Star Integrates ArcGIS Platform -Thursday 18 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, today announced that its partner, GPS fleet management firm Track Star, is entirely rebuilding its automatic vehicle location software (AVLS) product around ArcGIS Platform. With access to Esri’s datasets and location...

Egon Zehnder Reports Strong 2020 Results Amid Pandemic and Economic Crisis -Thursday 18 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Egon Zehnder, the world’s leadership advisory firm, today announced strong 2020 annual results, despite a challenging year for nearly all businesses. The company reported global revenues of CHF 678 million, down 4.6 percent from all-time high 2019 results at constant...

Shiv Nadar University Delhi NCR Conferred ‘Institution of Eminence’ Status by Government of India -Thursday 18 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Shiv Nadar University (Delhi NCR) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Education, Government of India, for granting of the prestigious status of ‘Institution of Eminence Deemed to be University’ (IoE). With this MoU, it has become the youngest...

Schlumberger Announces First-Quarter 2021 Results Conference Call -Thursday 18 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) will hold a conference call on April 23, 2021 to discuss the results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2021. The conference call is scheduled to begin at 9:30 am US Eastern time and a press release regarding the results will be issued at...

NetApp Overhauls Global Sales Organization to Accelerate Cloud-Led Growth -Wednesday 17 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Less than a year after joining global software leader NetApp (NASDAQ: NTAP) as its President, César Cernuda has announced changes to the go-to-market (GTM) model and global sales organization that will help steer the company into its cloud-led future. Cernuda is...

Nexign and MegaFon Introduced the Unified Billing to Facilitate Digital Transformation -Wednesday 17 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nexign (a part of ICS Holding LLC), a leading Business Support System (BSS) and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions provider, and MegaFon, the pan-Russian operator of digital opportunities, have completed the project of unifying billing systems for all 8 MegaFon’s subsidiaries...

Esri Joins Digital Twin Consortium -Wednesday 17 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, today announced it has joined the Digital Twin Consortium. This authoritative community of users brings together industry, government, and academia to drive consistency in vocabulary, architecture, security, and interoperability...

Grand Prize Winners Selected in $6M XPRIZE Rapid Covid Testing Competition to Create Fast, Frequent, Cheap, and... -Wednesday 17 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- XPRIZE, the world’s leader in designing and operating incentive competitions to solve humanity’s grand challenges, is pleased to announce today the five winning teams in the $6M XPRIZE Rapid Covid Testing competition, with each winner creating high-quality, affordable...

Ferns N Petals Launches Exclusive Gifts Collection for Upcoming Mother’s Day 2021 -Tuesday 16 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Established in 1994, Ferns N Petals is one of the renowned gifting portals. The brand started the UAE operations in 2015 and gradually expanded in online gifting in the Middle East. The brand specializes in curating gifts for all major occasions. For Ferns N Petals UAE,...

Andersen Global Broadens Caribbean Platform with Law Firm in St. Barts -Tuesday 16 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bolstering the organization’s coverage in the central Caribbean region, Andersen Global expands into St. Barts with collaborating firm Emmanuel Jacques Almosnino (EJA). The firm was founded in 2005 by Managing Partner Emmanuel Jacques, an international lawyer who possesses...

Boehringer Ingelheim and The Lieber Institute for Brain Development to Collaborate to Develop Centrally Acting COMT... -Tuesday 16 March 2021

Through the partnership with the Lieber Institute, Boehringer Ingelheim obtains access to preclinical pipeline candidates of a potential first-in-class approach for the symptomatic treatment of neuropsychiatric disorders, including schizophrenia. The new collaboration further expands...