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Metito Awarded Jubail-II SWRO 400,000m3/d Seawater Desalination Plant Project in Saudi Arabia by SEPCO III Riyadh, Saudi Arabia -Wednesday 10 February 2021  

The project for the design, engineering and procurement of the new 400,000m3/day Jubail II seawater reverse osmosis (SWRO) plant by SEPCO Electric Power Construction Corporation (SEPCO III) has been awarded to Metito, a global leader and provider of choice for total intelligent water management...

Sharjah Government Media Bureau Supports the ‘Choose to Vaccinate’ Campaign -Wednesday 10 February 2021      

With vaccines against Covid-19 available, free of charge to all citizens and residents across the UAE, and in line with its commitment to support the UAE’s ‘Choose to Vaccinate’ Campaign designed to vaccinate community members against the Covid-19 virus, the Sharjah Government...

Joining Hands With Mowasalat (Karwa) – Qatar’s Major Transportation Service Provider, Yutong Buses to Serve... -Wednesday 10 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- On 4 February 2021, the 17th edition of the FIFA Club World Cup™ officially kicked off in Qatar, with top football clubs from five continents gathered in Doha. Yutong Bus’s star product ZK6122H9 will also provide full service to launch international events, bringing...

Moody’s Analytics Tops Four Categories, Finishes #2 Overall in CeFPro™ Fintech Leaders Report -Tuesday 9 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Moody’s Analytics has earned the top ranking in four categories in the new Center for Financial Professionals (CeFPro) Fintech Leaders 2021 report: This press release features multimedia. View the full release...

Rhizen Pharmaceuticals AG Announces That Its Partnered Asset, Umbralisib (UKONIQ™), Has Received US FDA... -Tuesday 9 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rhizen Pharmaceuticals, a clinical-stage oncology-focused biopharmaceutical company, today announced that its novel next generation PI3K-delta inhibitor, Umbralisib, which was licensed to TG Therapeutics (NASDAQ:TGTX), has secured US FDA accelerated approval for the treatment...

$100M XPRIZE for Carbon Removal Funded by Elon Musk to Fight Climate Change -Tuesday 9 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- XPRIZE, the world’s leader in designing and launching incentive competitions to solve humanity’s grand challenges, today announced the $100M XPRIZE Carbon Removal sponsored by Elon Musk and the Musk Foundation. This four-year global competition invites innovators and...

Kong Raises $100 Million to Accelerate Cloud Connectivity -Tuesday 9 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Kong Inc., the cloud connectivity company, today announced it has closed $100 million in Series D funding, led by Tiger Global Management with participation from existing investors Index Ventures, CRV, GGV Capital and Andreessen Horowitz as well as new investor Goldman Sachs....

Select Group Launches Latest Development in Business Bay -Monday 8 February 2021  

Select Group, one of the leading private real estate developers in the UAE, have announced the commencement of work on their 15th and latest project, 15 Northside in Business Bay. Having successfully handed over their most recent project, Jumeriah Living Marina Gate in July 2020, 15...

Skyworks Aeronautics Announces $100 Million Investment Commitment from GEM as Company Seeks to Go Public in Coming... -Saturday 6 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Skyworks Aeronautics Corp. today announced a $100 million investment commitment from GEM Global Yield LLC SCS ("GEM"), the Luxembourg based private alternative investment group. Under the agreement, GEM will provide Skyworks Aeronautics with a Share Subscription Facility of up...

FunPlus Appoints Chris Petrovic as Chief Business Officer -Friday 5 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FunPlus, a leading independent mobile game developer and publisher, today announced that it has recruited industry veteran Chris Petrovic as its Chief Business Officer. As an accomplished executive and a member of the company’s senior leadership team, Petrovic will report to...

Alibaba Group Announces Pricing of Offering of US$5 Billion of Senior Unsecured Notes -Friday 5 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA and HKEX: 9988, “Alibaba,” “Alibaba Group” or the “company”) today announced the pricing of an underwritten registered public offering of US$5 billion aggregate principal amount of U.S. dollar-denominated senior unsecured...

Fibocom to Deliver Top-Class Commercial-Ready nuSIM IoT Module -Thursday 4 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fibocom (Stock Code: 300638), a leading global provider of IoT (Internet of Things) wireless solution and wireless communication modules, announces that it will collaborate with Deutsche Telekom, a world's leading integrated telecommunications company, and Redtea Mobile, a...

Bboxx and Trafigura to accelerate progress on UN SDG 7 in Africa -Thursday 4 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bboxx, a next generation utility, is partnering with Trafigura, one of the world’s leading independent commodity trading companies, to accelerate progress on meeting United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 7 (UN SDG 7) – clean energy for all – in Africa. Bboxx...

Choueiri Group’s C-Media Appointed as the Exclusive Media Representative for Al-Nahar TV and Al-Nahar Drama... -Thursday 4 February 2021  

“Trenta for Art Production and Distribution” the owners of Egypt’s Al-Nahar TV Network recently announced the appointment of Choueiri Group’s “C-Media”, as the Exclusive Media Representatives for Al-Nahar TV (General Entertainment Channel) and Al-Nahar Drama (Series Channel). The...

Morrow Sodali and Nestor Advisors to Combine Forces for Corporate Governance Services -Thursday 4 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Morrow Sodali, a leading provider of strategic advice and shareholder services, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Nestor Advisors, the London-based advisory firm specializing in corporate governance and organizational design. The combination of Morrow Sodali and...

Linesight Poised for Future Global Expansion With New CEO -Wednesday 3 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Multinational consultancy firm, Linesight, announced today that it is promoting Paul Boylan to the position of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and welcoming Tom Dempsey as COO. Boylan has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and will be taking over...

Earned, Owned and Social Media Analytics Leaders Partner To Help Companies Understand The Business Impact of Content -Wednesday 3 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Onclusive, the data science company for communications, and Shareablee, the social media analytics and competitive benchmarking company, today announced their strategic partnership to offer marketing and communications teams best-in-class solutions for earned, owned and...

3 out of 4 Telcos Still Rely on Stores and Call Centers for Revenues, Upstream Report Says -Wednesday 3 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- For over 70% of telecom operators, stores and call-centres are still the dominant distribution channels despite the unprecedented connectivity and e-transaction demand across the globe brought in by the Covid-19 pandemic. That’s according to a new report by mobile technology...

Abu Dhabi Media Appoints Choueiri Group’s MediaSat as Its Exclusive Advertising Media Representative -Wednesday 3 February 2021  

Abu Dhabi Media Company has appointed MediaSat, a Choueiri Group company, to handle the exclusive, advertising sales for its general entertainment TV channels, radio, digital and publishing, across the MENA region and beyond. The long-term agreement will strengthen Abu Dhabi Media’s...

Alibaba Group Announces Proposed Offering of Senior Unsecured Notes -Wednesday 3 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA and HKEX: 9988, “Alibaba,” “Alibaba Group” or the “company”) today announced that it proposes to offer U.S. dollar-denominated senior unsecured notes (the “Notes”), including notes being issued under its sustainable...