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Endowment for Clean Oceans Announces Macrebur’s CEO Toby McCartney Membership on ECO’s Entrepreneur... WASHINGTON -Thursday 23 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Endowment for Clean Oceans is announces that innovator and Entrepreneur Toby McCartney, CEO of Macrebur, is a member of the Entrepreneur’s Judges Committee for our contest to award $1 million for the best technology or plan to remove macro and micro plastics from the...

Schlumberger Announces Third-Quarter 2018 Results Conference Call -Thursday 23 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) will hold a conference call on October 19, 2018 to discuss the results for the third quarter ending September 30, 2018. The conference call is scheduled to begin at 8:30 am US Eastern time and a press release regarding the results will be...

Nel ASA: Constructing the World’s Largest Electrolyzer Manufacturing Plant -Thursday 23 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nel ASA (“Nel”) announces the construction of the world’s largest electrolyzer manufacturing plant, fully automated and able to deliver the most efficient electrolyzers at a game changing cost. The facility will have a capacity of 360 MW/year, approximately ten times the...

Dynacor Announces First Quarterly Dividend Payment -Thursday 23 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dynacor Gold Mines Inc. (TSX: DNG) (OTC: DNGDF) (Dynacor or the Corporation) is pleased to announce today that its Board of Directors (Board) has approved the initiation of quarterly cash dividends to its shareholders and the declaration of the first cash dividend in the...

Fortune Names ABB Among Top 10 Companies in “Change the World” List  -Wednesday 22 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABB has been named #8 in Fortune magazine’s “Change the World” rankings for the company’s efforts to speed up adoption of clean-energy electric transportation. The list, Fortune said, honors companies that “have had a positive social impact through activities that are...

Andersen Global Expands in Africa with Oliveira & Associados -Wednesday 22 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global continues its expansion in Africa through a Collaboration Agreement with Oliveira & Associados, a law firm based in Angola, founded by Formosa Oliveira in 2016. Andersen Global Chairman and Andersen Tax LLC CEO, Mark Vorsatz, commented, “The economy in...

Moody’s Completes Acquisition of Omega Performance  -Wednesday 22 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Omega Performance, a leading provider of online credit training. Moody’s announced its intention to acquire Omega Performance, a business unit of TwentyEighty Inc, on July 8,...

FAA Approves AerTrak for Boeing 757-200 Series Aircraft to Comply with Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast... -Wednesday 22 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for installation of AerSale®’s AerTrak™ system on Boeing 757-200 series aircraft (ST04011NY), to comply with the Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) Operations rule, a...

Global IBC Future Zone and IABM Future Trends Theatre to Explore the Latest Tech Shaping the Industry -Tuesday 21 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IBC2018, the world’s most influential media, entertainment and technology show, today announces the line-up for the IBC Future Zone and IABM Future Trends Theatre. Well established as part of the IBC Exhibition, from 14-18 September, the Future Zone brings together the...

Avaya Contact Centre Migration Improves Australian Department of Defence Effectiveness and Capability -Tuesday 21 August 2018

Protecting the national interest gets a boost from omnichannel communications, as Avaya Holdings Corp. (NYSE:AVYA) today announced it has been selected as the contact centre technology and services provider by the Australian Department of Defence. The five-year contract will see Defence...

IGI Reports Solid Half-Year 2018 Results, Supported by Improved GWP Growth -Monday 20 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- International General Insurance Holdings Limited today reported earnings for the first half of 2018. IGI reported a net profit of $11.0 million for the first six months of 2018, against $14.8 million last year and a 20% rise in gross premiums written from $138.12 million in...

Boehringer Ingelheim: New sub-analyses to be presented at ESC Congress 2018 further support positive safety profile of... -Monday 20 August 2018

Nine sub-analyses from RE-DUAL PCI™ and GLORIA™-AF accepted for presentation at ESC Congress 2018 Data from both studies have led to positive update of the SmPC for Pradaxa® in the EU   (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim today announced that it will present nine...

Ocean Ambassador of the Netherlands Joins Endowment for Clean Ocean’s Entrepreneur Judges Committee -Monday 20 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Endowment for Clean Oceans (ECO) announced Willemijn Peeters, Ocean Ambassador of the Netherlands and the Founding Director of Searious Business has joined ECO’s Entrepreneur Committee that will vet contestants’ plans to remove macro and micro plastics from the...

Zurich Expands Global Use of Guidewire InsurancePlatform with Selection of Guidewire Cyence Risk Analytics -Friday 17 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE: GWRE), the provider of the industry platform Property and Casualty (P&C) insurers rely upon, today announced that Zurich Insurance Group (Zurich) has selected Guidewire Cyence™ Risk Analytics (Cyence) to leverage the cyber risk knowledge and...

4K 4Charity Fun Run Announces Open Registration for IBC2018 -Friday 17 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AWS Elemental, an Amazon Web Services (AWS) company, today announced that the fifth annual 4K 4Charity Fun Run at IBC Show will take place at 7:00 a.m. local time on Saturday, Sept. 15 at Amstelpark in Amsterdam. Registration is open at https://4k4charity.com/ibc. Among the...

Braidy Industries Announces Selection of Kiewit as EPC Contractor -Friday 17 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Braidy Industries, Inc. (“Braidy Industries”) is pleased to announce the selection of Kiewit (“Kiewit”) as the company’s Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (“EPC”) contractor for Braidy Atlas, its greenfield aluminum mill in Ashland, Kentucky. SMS Group...

Manchester United Shoots for Success with a “Digital Experience Platform” Powered by HCL -Friday 17 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Manchester United (NYSE:MANU) has today announced a major milestone on its digital transformation journey with HCL Technologies, with the successful launch of the Manchester United Official app powered by HCL’s digital experience platform. The launch is part of the ongoing...

GN Hearing and Google Announce Partnership to Bring Direct Mobile Streaming from Android Devices to Hearing Aids -Thursday 16 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GN Hearing and Google have today announced a new technology partnership that will make GN Hearing the first manufacturer to enable a full spectrum of direct audio streaming from Android devices to hearing aids. The expectations are that direct streaming will become available to...

Lenovo Accelerates Turnaround with Back-to-Back, Double-Digit Quarterly Revenue Growth -Thursday 16 August 2018

Quarterly performance continues to validate Lenovo’s strategy with Q1 revenue up 19% YOY to US$11.91 billion; second consecutive, double-digit quarterly growth and profitability improvement across all business units Q1 PTI continues strong momentum, growing to US$113 million, up US$182...

BCW Acquires Creative Powerhouse HZ, Significantly Expanding Expertise in Integrated Communications -Wednesday 15 August 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe), a leading global communications agency and a WPP company, today announced it has acquired HZ, one of the largest independent, digitally driven, integrated creative agencies in the U.S. Headquartered in Rockville, Maryland with offices in Baltimore,...