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Keeping Connectivity Within Reach, OPPO Launches Its First Smartwatch With Thales’ eSIM Solutions PARIS LA DÉFENSE & BEIJING -Tuesday 8 September 2020  

OPPO has selected Thales eSIM solutions for its OPPO Watch, the brand’s first smartwatch series with built-in cellular connectivity. OPPO Watch users can enjoy a digital experience by activating its mobile subscription remotely and staying connected without having to rely on their mobile...

IMIS Takes a Closer Look at Morocco’s Automotive Industry -Tuesday 8 September 2020

The Moroccan Institute of Strategic Intelligence (IMIS) (www.imis.ma)  released on Monday September 7, a Policy Paper that includes a value chain analysis of Morocco’s automotive industry. Conducted by  Hafsa  El  Bekri, IMIS expert; teacher/researcher in Global Economics, and Hicham...

Marelli Awards Multi-Year Global Automotive Software Engineering Contract to Wipro -Tuesday 8 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting, and business process services company and Marelli, today announced that they have entered into a multi-year global agreement for automotive engineering services. This...

Celcom Selects SIAE MICROELETTRONICA IP/MPLS Microwave Radio for 5G Backhaul in Malaysia -Tuesday 8 September 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- CELCOM, a leading mobile operator in Malaysia, implements integrated IP/MPLS services across its wireless backhaul network based on SIAE MICROELETTRONICA L3 microwave radio AGS20 to enhance performances for current LTE and about to be launched 5G services. Celcom has...

The Zayed Sustainability Prizes Announces Postponement of 2021 Awards Ceremony -Tuesday 8 September 2020

The Zayed Sustainability Prize, the UAE's pioneering global award in sustainability, has announced the postponement of the 2021 Awards Ceremony, which was scheduled to take place in January, as part of the annual Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW). Entities that have submitted their...

Takeda Divests Select Non-Core Assets in Europe to Cheplapharm for Approximately $562 million USD -Tuesday 8 September 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to divest a portfolio of select non-core prescription pharmaceutical products sold predominantly in Europe and Canada to Cheplapharm. Cheplapharm is a...

Maxon Announces Cinema 4D R23 -Tuesday 8 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In conjunction with their own live, virtual 3D Motion and Design Show and the IBC 2020 conference, Maxon today announced the availability of Cinema 4D Release 23 (R23). The next generation of Maxon’s professional 3D software delivers powerful enhancements to its...

Crystal Lagoons® Public Access Lagoons™ to Expand Across Africa -Tuesday 8 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In Africa, U.S. multinational water-innovation company Crystal Lagoons® totals 29 real-estate projects anchored by crystalline lagoons, and is now breaking into the African market with its revolutionary Public Access Lagoons™, also known as PAL™, accessed via...

RESEARCH ON ADVERTISING PERCEPTION - INTENSIVE HAIR CARE CATEGORY -Tuesday 8 September 2020  

Choueiri Group’s Data Team has prepared another research series focused on the “Intensive Hair Care” category in KSA and how advertisers can benefit from key insights and staying on top of their consumers’ expectations and preferences. This week’s particular remit takes a closer look...

Boubyan Bank Commemorates 15th Anniversary with IDEMIA’s Exclusive Metal Cards -Monday 7 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boubyan Bank, Kuwait’s most innovative digital bank, teams up with IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, to provide select customers with exclusive metal cards to mark the bank’s 15th anniversary. Boubyan Bank have been trail blazers since their foundation....

ULTIMATE GIVEAWAY: the ENTERTAINER is giving away five epic staycations, a stunning trip to the Maldives and a luxurious... -Monday 7 September 2020

The ENTERTAINER is giving away a whopping five 5* staycations (UAE), a private pool villa 4-night 5* stay in the Maldives and a 3-night 5* stay in the Seychelles this week. Seven prizes, seven days, seven winners - stop what you're doing and enter this competition immediately! This...

Jiatong Energy to Utilize INVISTA’s Latest P8 Technology for Its Dual PTA Lines -Monday 7 September 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- INVISTA Textiles (U.K.) Limited’s technology and licensing business, INVISTA Performance Technologies (IPT), and Jiangsu Jiatong Energy Co., Ltd, a subsidiary of Tongkun Group (Tongkun), have reached agreement to license INVISTA’s latest P8 PTA technology for two PTA...

Northern Trust Names Senior Appointments for Middle East and Africa Business -Monday 7 September 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS) today announces two strategic appointments to its Middle East and Africa senior management team in The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. These appointments underscore Northern Trust’s commitment to its clients by recruiting local talent to support the...

CGTN: Beijing to Build Pilot Free Trade Zone to Further Open Up Services Industry -Sunday 6 September 2020    

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- China's central government will support Beijing in setting up a pilot free trade zone characterizing scientific and technological innovation, opening up of the services sector and the digital economy. The decision was announced at the opening of the 2020 China International...

BenQ ZOWIE Announces All New XL-K Génération Esports Gaming Monitors in the Middle East -Sunday 6 September 2020  

BenQ Zowie announces the launch of  two new top-notch gaming monitors - the XL2546K and the XL2411K.  This new generation of XL monitors will further enhance a player's comfort and convenience, allowing them to focus on their in-game performance. The development of the XL series has always...

fischer Experience Center celebrates its first-year anniversary! -Sunday 6 September 2020  

Ever since fischer MEA launched its first fischer Center in the region at Street 8, Mussafah Industrial (M-6) Abu Dhabi, UAE - P. O. Box 261738 landmark Al Ahalia Exchange, on 04 September 2019 it has been a remarkable journey. Mr. Florian Birkenmayer, Head of the Board of Directors fixing...

Chennai Boy Undergoes First of Its Kind Living Donor Liver Transplant in India for Rare Metabolic Disease -Saturday 5 September 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- A 16 years old boy from Chennai who was suffering from decompensated chronic liver disease due to ‘Cholesteryl ester storage disease’, has undergone successful liver transplant at Gleneagles Global Health City. Across the globe, only 17 such cases have been reported and...

The Estée Lauder Companies Announces That Tara Simon Will Be Named Senior Vice President, Global General Manager,... -Saturday 5 September 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, The Estée Lauder Companies (NYSE:EL) announced that Tara Simon has joined The Estée Lauder Companies as Senior Vice President, Global General Manager, Too Faced, effective August 31, 2020. She will report to John Demsey, Executive Group President, The Estée Lauder...

Schlumberger Announces Third-Quarter 2020 Results Conference Call -Saturday 5 September 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB) will hold a conference call on October 16, 2020 to discuss the results for the third quarter ending September 30, 2020. The conference call is scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m. US Eastern time and a press release regarding the results will be...

Neato’s Next Generation of Premium Robot Vacuums — the Neato D10, D9 and D8 — Launch at IFA 2020 -Saturday 5 September 2020      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Neato Robotics, a leading provider of intelligent robot vacuums for the home, today announced the launch of the newest models for its premium lineup—the Neato D10, D9, and D8—at IFA Berlin 2020. Neato robot vacuums are the ultimate partner in clean, featuring the...