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47 Universities From 18 Countries Commit to 6 PRINCIPLES and take Concrete action Related to the G7 Agenda Themes PARIS -Friday 12 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- During the U7+ Summit held in Paris on 9-10 July 2019 under the high patronage of Emmanuel Macron, President of the French Republic, 47 presidents from leading universities in the world engaged within the newly created U7+ discussed, voted and signed 6 commitments that tackle 5...

SAGEMCOM Submits Feasibility Study to Bring Electricity to More Than 100 Villages in Madagascar -Friday 12 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The study examined the feasibility of bringing electricity to 142 villages in Madagascar; an effort that is no stranger to Sagemcom, who has been a leader in turnkey/ EPC (Engineering Procurement and Construction) projects for rural electrification since 2017. Carried out for...

Bosch Honors Ambarella with Bosch Global Supplier Award -Thursday 11 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ambarella, Inc. (Nasdaq: AMBA), a leading developer of high-resolution video processing and computer vision semiconductors, today announced that Bosch has honored Ambarella with the prestigious Bosch Global Supplier Award in the category of Direct Purchasing - Energy and...

Best’s Market Segment Report: Bahrain’s Insurance Market’s Shine Fades, but Segment Still Prospering ... -Thursday 11 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bahrain was once considered a centre of excellence for Middle East insurance and reinsurance, but its position as a hub has been overtaken by some of its neighbours, according to a new AM Best report. The Best’s Market Segment Report, titled, “Bahrain’s Insurance...

Triton Digital Releases Webcast Metrics Rankings for the Top Digital Audio Properties for March 2019 -Thursday 11 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Triton Digital®, the global technology and services leader to the digital audio and podcast industry, released today its monthly Webcast Metrics® rankers for March 2019. The global rankers, in addition to the U.S., LATAM, and EMEA regional rankers provide insight into the...

Takeda Continues Ongoing Inclusion in the FTSE4Good Developed Index & MSCI ESG Leaders Index -Thursday 11 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (“Takeda”) (TOKYO:4502/NYSE:TAK) today announced that it has been selected for the 15th consecutive year by the FTSE4Good Developed Index, one of the world’s premier indices for Socially Responsible Investment (SRI), created by...

Luxembourg’s Reference Programme to Support Start-ups Now Also Covers the Space Sector -Thursday 11 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Led by the Ministry of the Economy, Fit 4 Start is Luxembourg’s national reference programme dedicated to support high potential start-ups by giving them access to early-stage financing and personalised coaching. Until now, Fit 4 Start only addressed Luxembourg and...

BCW Hires Industry Veteran Ben Boyd as a Key Agency Leader in Newly Created Senior Global Role -Thursday 11 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe), a leading global communications agency, announced today that Ben Boyd will join the agency as Global Chief Strategy and Operations Officer, effective September 3, 2019. Boyd will partner with BCW’s Global CEO Donna Imperato across all five of the...

GVK BIO Announces Appointment of Robert R. Ruffolo, Ph.D., to its Board of Directors -Thursday 11 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- GVK BIO is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Robert (Bob) R. Ruffolo, to its Board of Directors. “On behalf of GVK BIO and its Board of Directors, I am pleased to welcome Dr. Robert Ruffolo to the Board,” stated Davinder Singh Brar, Chairman GVK BIO. “With a...

The Lancet Publishes: More Than 936 Million Have Obstructive Sleep Apnea Worldwide -Wednesday 10 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- More than 936 million people have obstructive sleep apnea – the disease’s first prevalence update in more than a decade – according to The Lancet Respiratory Medicine, the world’s leading journal in its field. The Lancet today published a multinational analysis by...

SmartStream Publishes Paper Highlighting the Importance of Managing Intraday Liquidity to Generate Revenue -Wednesday 10 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SmartStream Technologies, the financial Transaction Lifecycle Management (TLM®) solutions provider, today released a white paper to inform financial institutions of the regulatory pressures imposed on intraday liquidity requirements. This has now moved beyond reporting...

Spectrum Effect Appoints John Saw to Its Board of Directors -Wednesday 10 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Spectrum Effect™, a pioneer in RF spectrum analytics, today announced that John Saw, CTO of Sprint, was appointed to the company’s Board of Directors. Saw will serve as an independent director, joining current board members Scot Jarvis, Gary Sledge, and Bruce Brda. John...

ExaGrid Reports Record Bookings and Revenue for Q2 2019 -Wednesday 10 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup with data deduplication, today announced record bookings and revenue for the quarter’s end in June 2019. ExaGrid posted the best quarter in its history and is on path to post another record...

Nigeria Successfully Defends Rights in Dispute Against Switzerland -Wednesday 10 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Nigeria won an important victory before the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS), in a decision handed down on July 6, 2019, in a case brought against the African state by Switzerland. The Tribunal’s Order on Provisional Measures, in The M/T “San Padre...

Andersen Tax Debuts in United Kingdom -Wednesday 10 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Andersen Global is proud to announce the debut of the Andersen name in United Kingdom with the establishment of Andersen Tax LLP. Andersen Tax LLP in the UK joins the global organization as the first member firm in the UK and is led by Partners George McCracken, Julian...

First IBC Social Impact Awards Celebrate Industry Diversity, Sustainability & Ethical Leadership -Wednesday 10 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The industry’s sense of social responsibility is stronger than ever, movements championing diversity and inclusivity are gathering momentum at an unprecedented pace and there is a conscious increase in company initiatives making a positive impact in the wider world. To...

State Street Appoints Head of its Business in UK, Europe, Middle East and Africa -Tuesday 9 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- State Street Corporation (NYSE:STT) today announced that it has appointed Jörg Ambrosius as head of its UK, Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) business. Ambrosius, an 18-year State Street veteran will report to Francisco Aristeguieta, the newly appointed head of State...

Dabigatran’s safety and efficacy established for management of VTE in children -Tuesday 9 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boehringer Ingelheim today announced results from two paediatric studies of dabigatran etexilate, which were presented at the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) 2019 Congress in Melbourne, Australia.1,2 The data showed dabigatran to be as effective...

ABB to Exit Solar Inverter Business. -Tuesday 9 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABB and the Italian company FIMER S.p.A announced today that they have signed an agreement for FIMER to acquire ABB’s solar inverter business. The transaction will enhance the future prospects of the solar inverter business and will enable ABB to focus its business portfolio...

Mary Kay Inc. Sponsors University of the Philippines Medical Alumni Society of America 34th Annual Grand... -Monday 8 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Mary Kay Inc., a leading skincare innovator, continued its decades-long commitment to science through its sponsorship of the University of the Philippines Medical Alumni Society of America (UPMASA) 34th Annual Grand Convention (AGC) in Dallas. The conference, held at the...