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Takeda Reports Strong First Quarter FY2019 Results and Raises Guidance for the Full Year OSAKA, Japan -Friday 2 August 2019

Revenue 849.1 billion yen, up +88.8% versus prior year mainly due to acquisition of Shire, with solid performance of 14 global growth brands Strong start with Core Operating Profit* of 283.0 billion, up +142.3% versus FY2018 Q1 and Underlying Core Operating Profit Margin of 32.4% Shire...

Zynga Announces Second Quarter 2019 Financial Results -Thursday 1 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA) today released its financial results for its second quarter ended June 30, 2019 by posting management’s Q2 2019 Quarterly Earnings Letter to its Investor Relations website. Please see the attached Quarterly Earnings Letter or visit...

Philip Morris International Names New Chief Product Officer -Thursday 1 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE:PM) today announced that Bin Li has stepped into the new role of chief product officer (CPO), effective Aug. 1, 2019. In this position, Mr. Li will own the industrial design and manage the product development of PMI’s reduced-risk...

Project Management Institute Launches Alexa Skill to Enhance Customer Experience -Thursday 1 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Project Management Institute (PMI) today announced the launch of its first Alexa Skill for Customer Care to assist customers and members with additional support for its products and services. The new Alexa skill will perform a range of tasks to answer frequently asked...

Biological E and GVK BIO Announce Strategic R&D Partnership -Thursday 1 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GVK BIO, a leading global Contract Research and Development Organisation (CRDO), and BE Pharmaceuticals Inc (BE Inc), a rapidly growing pharmaceutical company that develops, manufactures and markets complex and critical injectable products, announced a strategic collaboration...

IDEMIA Announces That RHB Is the First Bank to Launch the MOTION CODETM Credit Card in Southeast Asia -Thursday 1 August 2019  

COURBEVOIE, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, today announces its partnership with RHB bank to offer the MOTION CODETM card option to its Visa Rewards Motion CodeTM credit card in Malaysia. It is the first time such a card is available in Southeast...

Global Volatility Drives Demand for European Residence Programs -Thursday 1 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Brexit, Bolsonaro, and the ongoing anti-government protests in Hong Kong are all contributing towards a significant spike in interest in the Portugal Golden Residence Permit Program and the Greece Golden Visa Program, according to Henley & Partners, a leading global investment...

Saudi Arabia’s Royal Commission for AlUla Announces Birth of Two Arabian Leopard Cubs in Significant Boost to... -Wednesday 31 July 2019      

Saudi Arabia’s Royal Commission for AlUla (RCU) has announced the birth of two Arabian leopard cubs, as it commences a breeding programme to help preserve and eventually reintroduce the critically endangered big cat subspecies back into the wild in the North West of the Kingdom as part of its...

Vinaphone Selects IDEMIA to Provide Top-security Mobile Authentication for Its Public Key Infrastructure Service in... -Wednesday 31 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- With IDEMIA’s backing and cutting-edge technology, Vinaphone will be the sole Vietnamese mobile operator to offer digital signature and secure ID authentication services. This partnership will result in the development of mobile digital ID services and will lead to more...

Pagani Automobili Unveils Huayra Roadster BC in Zynga’s CSR Racing 2 -Wednesday 31 July 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, unveiled Pagani Automobili’s jaw-dropping new hypercar, the Huayra Roadster BC, in the world’s most popular mobile drag racing game, CSR Racing 2 (CSR2). This is the first time a car...

Hytera Multi-mode Advanced Radio Series to Promote Smart Transformation of Public Safety -Wednesday 31 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Leveraging its profound knowledge of the private communications industry, Hytera has offered various private network devices & rapid, secure, and reliable voice and short data communications for customers in the public safety industry. As the integration of voice and data, the...

S BLOCK at APAC Blockchain Conference 2019, Sydney, Australia -Wednesday 31 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The APAC Blockchain Conference was held in Sydney, Australia, from 22 to 24 July 2019. In its third iteration, the biggest blockchain event in Australia is the only blockchain event supported by the Australian Digital Commerce Association, attracting industry players from...

ITO EN Oi Ocha Green Teas Coming Soon to Walmart -Wednesday 31 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ITO EN (North America) INC. the global leaders of green tea and innovators of healthy beverages today announced that their Oi Ocha ready-to-drink green tea brand, will soon be available in Walmart stores nationwide. Slated for placement in October 2019 with two unsweetened...

Moody’s Highlights its Ongoing Commitment to ESG -Wednesday 31 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) today highlighted recent developments underscoring its ongoing commitment to advancing environmental, social, and governance (ESG) initiatives. “Moody’s is committed to working toward a sustainable future,” said Raymond McDaniel,...

Andy Serkis to Receive IBC’s Highest Award -Wednesday 31 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The IBC2019 International Honour for Excellence will go to Andy Serkis, the director, producer and actor who is today best known for his performance capture roles. These include Gollum, Supreme Leader Snoke, King Kong and Caesar in the Planet of the Apes series. Serkis will...

Greene Tweed Partners with Canadian Firm for Distribution of Energy Industry Materials and Products -Wednesday 31 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Greene Tweed has announced that they will partner with A.R. Thomson Group for the sale and distribution of their Seal-Connect® electrical connectors, elastomeric seals, advanced engineering plastics, and composite materials and finished components for the Energy...

RF IDeas embraces the future of mobile authentication with its newest solution portfolio -Wednesday 31 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- RF IDeas now offers a robust and comprehensive portfolio of mobile access solutions based on Orange Business Services and Safetrust credentials, with additional mobile solutions planned for release in 2019 and 2020. Today’s smartphones offer artificial intelligence...

Fluor Awarded EPCM Contract by Cupric Canyon Capital for Project in Botswana -Tuesday 30 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that it was awarded an engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) contract by Cupric Canyon Capital for its Khoemacau copper and silver project in northwest Botswana. Fluor booked the undisclosed contract value in...

Maxon Announces Next Generation Cinema 4D Release 21 at Siggraph 2019 -Tuesday 30 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Maxon today announced Cinema 4D Release 21 (R21), the next generation of its professional 3D modeling, animation, and rendering software solution. R21 introduces powerful new capabilities including a completely new Caps and Bevel system, new Field Force dynamics, interface...

The Healthcare+ Expo Taiwan Continues to Lead a Medical Innovation Hub With Its Strength in Digital Health, Health Tech... -Tuesday 30 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Following the success last year, the Healthcare+ Expo sees a rapid growth in size and significance of procurement, networking and marketing. The Expo is now regarded as a primary event in Asia, attracting global participation from more than 5,000 buyers, 500 enterprises, 60...