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Utopia AI Determines Amounts of Hate Speech on Different Social Platforms HELSINKI -Friday 23 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Online hate speech shows up most often on discussion forums, according to a Utopia Analytics study for the Ministry of Justice in Finland. The report found that discussion forums are home to 97% of identified hate speech messages. The next largest platform types are Twitter...

10 African Nations to Benefit from Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Ruler of Dubai, 100 Million Meals Ramadan Campaign -Thursday 22 April 2021      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Low-income families and individuals in 10 African countries including Uganda, Ghana, Angola, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Egypt, Somalia, Kenya, Mauritania, and Tanzania, will receive food parcels throughout the holy month of Ramadan, as part of the ‘100 Million Meals’ campaign...

The Climate Pledge Announces More Than 100 Signatories Committed to Achieving Net-Zero Carbon by 2040 or Sooner -Thursday 22 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Amazon and Global Optimism announced that more than 100 companies have now signed The Climate Pledge. Among the 52 new signatories joining The Climate Pledge today are well-known brands including Alaska Airlines, Colgate-Palmolive, HEINEKEN, PepsiCo, Telefónica, and...

Unifrax Introduces FlexCat™, a New Custom High-Performance Specialty Catalyst Material -Thursday 22 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Unifrax, the leading manufacturer of high-performance specialty materials, today introduced FlexCat™ by Unifrax, a new high-surface area flexible media designed to provide enhanced catalyst effectiveness with increased yield using fewer raw materials. For use in fuel cells,...

Marketing Automation Platform WebEngage Featured in the Financial Times Asia-Pacific High-Growth Companies 2021 List -Thursday 22 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- WebEngage, a full-stack Marketing Automation company, has been recognized by Financial Times as one of Asia-Pacific’s top 500 high-growth companies, debuting in the list at rank 206 to emerge as a rapidly-growing company. The report compiled in partnership with Nikkei...

Velodyne Lidar Signs Multi-Year Sales Agreement with Gatik -Thursday 22 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR, VLDRW) today announced a multi-year sales agreement with Gatik, the industry leader in automating on-road transportation networks for B2B middle mile logistics. Gatik uses Velodyne’s lidar sensors as a key part of a fully redundant sensor...

SHINE, Phoenix merger focused on advancing fusion technology -Thursday 22 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SHINE Medical Technologies LLC and Phoenix LLC today announced that the companies have completed a merger under which Phoenix has become a wholly owned subsidiary of SHINE. SHINE is a next-generation nuclear technology company focused on unlocking the power of fusion...

Take ‘VOW’ to Protect All Humanity: ‘Vaccinate Our World!’ -Wednesday 21 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- With the vast majority of countries tragically behind in securing enough—or for some, even any—COVID-19 vaccines for their citizens, it is painfully clear that the world needs an urgent and innovative call to action to have a real chance at defeating the global pandemic....

Global Leaders of Nationwide Public Warning Systems Join Everbridge COVID-19: Road to Recovery (R2R) Executive Summit to... -Wednesday 21 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Everbridge, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVBG), the global leader in critical event management (CEM), today announced the addition of senior global public warning experts to speak at its Spring 2021 COVID-19: Road to Recovery (R2R). The virtual leadership summit, taking place May 26-27, will...

Sale of 60.5% of ENGIE EPS by ENGIE to TCC: ENGIE EPS to Become NHOA -Wednesday 21 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulatory News: ENGIE has announced the signing of a Sale Purchase Agreement with Taiwanese company TCC for its 60.5% stake in the share capital of ENGIE EPS (Paris:EPS). TCC, with an over $10 billion market capitalization, is one of the pre-eminent industrial groups in...

Technology Innovation Institute’s Secure Systems Research Centre Partners with World-leading Universities across... -Wednesday 21 April 2021  

Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the applied research pillar of Abu Dhabi’s Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), today announced that its Secure Systems Research Centre (SSRC) has partnered with Khalifa University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Tampere University and...

SES Joins United Nations Global Compact Initiative, Accelerates Purpose-led ESG Programme in 2021 -Wednesday 21 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES today announced it has joined the United Nations Global Compact, the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative, underscoring the company's purpose-led Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) programme. By committing to the UN Global Compact framework, SES...

KEEP THE KITCHEN BEAUTIFUL AND FOOD FRESH -Wednesday 21 April 2021  

As families purchase food to bring into the home for cooking and dining, it’s important that food is stored properly to maintain freshness. With the excitement of the Holy Month and families wishing to extend their generosity to loved ones through lovingly prepared dishes, maintaining the...

ENRICH YOUR RAMADAN WITH RIYADH MARRIOTT HOTEL -Wednesday 21 April 2021  

This year, Riyadh Marriott Hotel will give you extra-ordinary stay in the city hub of Saudi Arabia that will enrich your Ramadan iftar & suhour. Holy month of Ramadan with a special stay at Riyadh Marriott Hotel offers true heartwarming experience. In addition to highly recommended services,...

Ecoppia’s Advanced Robotic Technology Now Powers Automated Solar Panel Cleaning at AES California Site -Wednesday 21 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ecoppia, the world-leader in robotic cleaning technology for photovoltaic solar sites, announced today that it has completed the installation of its robots at a solar site in California, USA, operated by The AES Corporation, a Fortune 500 global energy company that provides...

XPRIZE Announces the Two Winners of $20m NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE, With Each Team Creating Valuable Products out of CO2... -Tuesday 20 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- XPRIZE, the global leader in designing and implementing innovative competition models to solve the world’s grandest challenges, today announced that CarbonCure Technologies and CarbonBuilt have won the $20M NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE, a prize that set out to convert CO2...

Munich Re’s Consulting Unit Boosts Its Pricing Capabilities With Akur8 in Global Cooperation -Tuesday 20 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Akur8 is delighted to announce their global cooperation agreement with Munich Re to boost Munich Re’s pricing capabilities for their Global Consulting Unit1. With this agreement, Munich Re will have access to a new state-of-the-art rate modelling solution and Akur8 will...

Moroccan Pharmaceutical industry to Establish Vocational Training Institute -Tuesday 20 April 2021  

As the world grapples with the challenges of a worldwide pandemic, and with the firm belief that vocational education and training are key to the response to future pandemics, the Moroccan pharmaceutical industry is launching its very own vocational education and training institute. To this end,...

The Coca-Cola Company and Coca-Cola Beverages Africa Announce Plans for Initial Public Offering for Bottler -Tuesday 20 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Coca-Cola Company and Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) today announced plans to list CCBA as a publicly traded company. The Coca-Cola Company intends to sell a portion of its shareholding in CCBA via an initial public offering. The decision is in line with The Coca-Cola...

AGP Group Announces Long-Term Partnership with BDT Capital Partners -Tuesday 20 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- AGP Group, a premier global leader in designing and manufacturing high-tech automotive glazing, today announced a strategic partnership and investment by funds affiliated with BDT Capital Partners, a “merchant bank” that provides family and founder-led businesses with...