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Ferring and Igenomix Collaborate to Advance Care in Reproductive Medicine and Maternal Health SAINT-PREX, Switzerland & VALENCIA, Spain -Thursday 4 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ferring Pharmaceuticals and Igenomix today announced a two-year research collaboration aimed at the discovery of novel targets and disease mechanisms in infertility and pregnancy-related conditions, including preeclampsia, with the goal of developing innovative diagnostic and...

Exosite Licenses IoT Technology to West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. -Thursday 4 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Exosite LLC, a leading provider in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) market, today announced that it has licensed use of certain software technology and solutions to West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST), a global leader in innovative solutions for injectable...

Global Drought Brings New Threats and Opportunities for Investors -Thursday 4 June 2020

According to PROFEL, extreme drought in 2018 caused vegetable processors the most serious problems in the last 40 years. We can already see some negative impacts of the climate change, like low harvests due to drought, sudden hailstorms, extensive fires, floods, Atlantic coast erosion and...

Dr Evidence (DRE), an AI-Enabled SaaS Healthcare Insights Company, Taps Industry Experts Joseph A. Boystak as Chairman... -Wednesday 3 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DRE is pleased to welcome Joe Boystak as Chairman of the Board and Ameet Nathwani, MD, as Chairman of its newly formed Medical Strategy Advisory Board (MSAB). These enhancements to the Company reflect the expanded need for keen guidance in this unprecedented time of convergence...

PVH Corp. Announces Leadership Update at Tommy Hilfiger and PVH Europe -Wednesday 3 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PVH Corp. (NYSE:PVH), owner of a portfolio of iconic brands including TOMMY HILFIGER and CALVIN KLEIN, announced today that Daniel Grieder is stepping down from his role of Chief Executive Officer, Tommy Hilfiger Global & PVH Europe after 23 years in various management roles...

Andersen Global Expands Presence in Qatar -Wednesday 3 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global announced its collaboration with Doha-based tax firm MS Partner, adding depth to the organization’s presence in Qatar and expanding its global platform. MS Partner was founded in 2018 and includes two Partners and more than 10 professionals that specialize...

Western Union Sees Significant Improvement in Consumer-to-Consumer Transaction Trends in May, Including Record Level of... -Wednesday 3 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a global leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, today provided an update on the Company’s transaction trends for its Consumer-to-Consumer (C2C) business for the month of May 2020 in response to the evolving...

ASSAR Selects Beyontec to Implement Platform Ecosystems for Rwanda Insurance Industry -Tuesday 2 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Beyontec, a leading global provider of insurance technology solutions, announced today that it had been selected by the Insurance Association of Rwanda (ASSAR) to implement a digital ecosystem of different platform solutions for the insurance industry in Rwanda. Founded in...

ThreatConnect Expands Presence to the Middle East and Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) through Strategic Partnership with... -Tuesday 2 June 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ThreatConnect, Inc.®, provider of the industry’s only intelligence-driven security operations solutions, announced today that it has entered into a strategic partnership with Spire Solutions, the leading and value added disruptive distributor to the Gulf Cooperative Council...

Newmont Publishes 2019 Sustainability Report -Tuesday 2 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Newmont Corporation (NYSE: NEM, TSX: NGT) (Newmont or The Company) today announced the publication of its 2019 Sustainability Report, Beyond the Mine, a transparent and comprehensive disclosure of the Company’s environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance....

Arthur D. Little Acquires Cutter Consortium and Presans to Expand Open Consulting Capabilities -Tuesday 2 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Arthur D. Little (ADL) today announced the acquisitions of Cutter Consortium, a business technology research company based in the US, and Presans, a leading player in industrial open innovation based in France. By combining its own expertise with an existing community of...

Takeda Receives Positive CHMP Opinion for Pre-Filled Syringe Presentation of TAKHZYRO® (lanadelumab) for... -Monday 1 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced that the European Medicines Agency’s (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has adopted a positive opinion on a Type II Variation regulatory application and...

Schlumberger Announces Redemption of 100% of Outstanding 4.200% Senior Notes Due 2021 -Monday 1 June 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Limited (“Schlumberger”) today announced that Schlumberger Oilfield UK Plc, an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Schlumberger (“SLB UK”), will redeem the entire outstanding principal amount of its 4.200% Senior Notes due 2021 (CUSIP Nos....

Despite of the Evolving COVID-19 Pandemic, the ‘First of its Type’ Independent Sewage Treatment Plant in KSA... -Monday 1 June 2020

Saudi Water Partnership Company (SWPC) and the consortium led by the Metito Group and comprising the companies; “Metito”, “Mowah”, and “Orascom Construction” (the Consortium) today confirmed the successful financial closing of the Kingdom’s first independent sewage treatment plant...

Takeda Announces Compelling Data from the Phase 2 Trial of Pevonedistat Plus Azacitidine in Patients with Higher-Risk... -Sunday 31 May 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) today announced the results of the Phase 2 Pevonedistat-2001 trial will be presented during oral sessions at the virtual 56th American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Annual Meeting and the virtual 25th European...

LetsGetChecked Debuts FDA EUA-Authorized At-Home Coronavirus (COVID-19) Sure-track Test -Sunday 31 May 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- LetsGetChecked, the leading direct-to-consumer at-home health testing and insights company, announces today the authorization of the new Coronavirus (COVID-19) Sure-track Test for at-home consumer use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration under an EUA. The new test is...

European Commission Releases Takeda From Commitment to Divest Shire’s Pipeline Compound SHP647 -Saturday 30 May 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502) (NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announces that on May 28, the European Commission (the “EC”) has released Takeda from the obligation to divest the pipeline compound SHP647 and certain associated rights (“SHP647”), a...

Boehringer Ingelheim receives positive CHMP opinion for a third nintedanib indication in pulmonary fibrosis1 ... -Friday 29 May 2020

The opinion is for the treatment of adults with other chronic fibrosing interstitial lung diseases (ILDs) with a progressive phenotype beyond idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF).2 The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and Health Canada recently approved nintedanib as the first...

MetLife Launches Health Talk Show to support and inspire communities across the Gulf -Thursday 28 May 2020

MetLife Gulf, Health Insurer of the Year (2019), provides bespoke health & wellness content through a new online talk show The show leverages MetLife’s expertise and scale to empower the Gulf community with trusted and friendly information on how to better manage mental and...

Morgan Stanley Sustainable Signals: Asset Owners See Sustainability as Core to Future of Investing -Thursday 28 May 2020

Institutional investor survey shows asset owners increasingly embrace sustainable investing, with 80% already integrating ESG factors into their investment process, up from 70% in 2017 Despite rapid momentum and widespread adoption, measurement and data continue to be a...