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Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly to collaborate with Duke Clinical Research Institute on a pragmatic trial examining... INGELHEIM, Germany & INDIANAPOLIS, US -Tuesday 26 May 2020  

Ischemic heart disease, including myocardial infarction, is the leading cause of death in the world1 EMPACT-MI is the first trial in the SGLT2 inhibitor class to investigate the prevention of heart failure after acute myocardial infarction in adults with and without diabetes The trial is...

Secure Code Warrior® Answers the Call From Zoom Video Communications -Tuesday 26 May 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global secure coding company Secure Code Warrior® today announced it had been selected by Zoom Video Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZM), to implement its online secure coding platform as part of Zoom’s ongoing strategy to enhance their developers’ secure coding best...

Lenovo Delivers Robust Revenue and All-Time Record Pre-Tax Income for FY19/20, Weathering Global Economic Challenges to... -Tuesday 26 May 2020

Full-year revenue exceeding US$50 billion for second consecutive year Historical high pre-tax income of US$1.02 billion, up nearly 19%. Net Income of US$665 million, a 12% increase year-on-year and above market consensus Breakthrough year for Software and Services, with revenue* of US$3.5...

Amazon Announces Five New Utility-Scale Solar Projects to Power Global Operations in China, Australia, and the U.S. -Tuesday 26 May 2020

The five projects include Amazon’s first renewable energy project in China, second in Australia, second and third in Ohio, and 12th in the Commonwealth of Virginia, with a combined 615 MW of additional renewable capacity and an expected generation of 1.2 million MWh of energy annually, or...

Andersen Global Adds Depth to Presence in Mexico -Tuesday 26 May 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global expands its presence through a Collaboration Agreement with tax firm SKATT, strengthening the organization’s existing presence in Mexico and increasing its regional footprint in Latin America. The firm has three locations in Mexico: Mexico City, Guadalajara...

Announcing Berkeley Global! -Tuesday 26 May 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- UC Berkeley Extension is proud to announce the launch of UC Berkeley Global. This new brand expands UC Berkeley’s long-standing mission to provide educational access to its local and international global communities. “Now more than ever, we must realize that our lives...

Schlumberger Announces Second-Quarter 2020 Results Conference Call -Monday 25 May 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) will hold a conference call on July 24, 2020 to discuss the results for the second quarter ending June 30, 2020. The conference call is scheduled to begin at 8:30 am US Eastern time and a press release regarding the results will be issued at...

Panasonic and Blue Yonder Extend Strategic Partnership to Accelerate the Autonomous Supply Chain -Monday 25 May 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On May 20, 2020, Panasonic Corporation announced that it is making an equity investment in Blue Yonder — the leading end-to-end supply chain software provider. The investment via a secondary sale of shares values Blue Yonder at an enterprise value of $5.5 billion. It builds...

DC Secretary Announces Annual Determinations Committees Outcome -Monday 25 May 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DC Administration Services, Inc. has today announced the composition of five regional Determinations Committees (DCs), effective from June 19, 2020. Voting Dealers (for all regions):         Voting Non-Dealers (for all...

Lineage Logistics Acquires QSR and Casual Dining Distribution Business from Maines Paper & Food Service -Monday 25 May 2020

~ Maines’ QSR and Casual Dining distribution customers, including Burger King, Tim Hortons and Darden Restaurants to benefit from Lineage®’s end-to-end supply chain capabilities and world-leading warehouse network ~ ~ Acquisition saves more than 850 U.S. jobs and ensures continuity...

Prometric® Launches Further Into IT Assessment Space, Rejoins the ITCC -Wednesday 20 May 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Prometric is happy to announce our renewed membership with the IT Certification Council (ITCC). The ITCC, which focuses on promoting IT certifications, growing professional certifications, and recognizing the need for a qualified workforce to support the world’s technology...

Andersen Global Adds Depth to African Presence; Announces Collaboration with Madagascar-Based Tax and Legal Firm -Wednesday 20 May 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global expands its presence in Eastern Africa through a Collaboration Agreement with Madagascar-based tax and legal firm HK Jurifisc, marking the organization’s debut in the country as part of its expansion strategy on the continent. Headed by Office Managing...

Takeda to Present Data at Upcoming Virtual Scientific Congresses, Underscoring Breadth of Oncology Portfolio and... -Tuesday 19 May 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE: 4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced that the company will present data from its expanding oncology pipeline and established product portfolio at two upcoming virtual scientific congresses: the 56th Annual Meeting of the...

EIG Raises $1.1 Billion for Global Project Fund V -Tuesday 19 May 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- EIG Global Energy Partners (EIG) announced today the successful final close of EIG Global Project Fund V (GPF V or the Fund) with total commitments of $1.1 billion, nearly 50% higher than the Fund’s $750 million target. EIG also raised an additional $1.5 billion of...

Final results from the ProCID study of efficacy and safety of 3 different dosages of Panzyga® (NewGam) in... -Tuesday 19 May 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Octapharma has announced that results from the ProCID study were shared for the first time as a poster presentation during the virtual American Academy of Neurology (AAN) 2020 annual meeting. ProCID was the first prospective study to compare different maintenance doses of...

Interactive Brokers Launches Largest No-Load Mutual Fund Marketplace* -Tuesday 19 May 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:IBKR) today announced the launch of its new Mutual Fund Marketplace, which offers availability to more than 25,000 mutual funds, including over 21,000 no load and 8,300 no transaction fee funds, from more than 290 fund families. The...

The University of California, Berkeley Partners with NTT to Accelerate Smart Technologies -Tuesday 19 May 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The University of California, Berkeley and NTT Corporation (NTT) today announced a connected campus pilot project that will leverage technology to transform the UC Berkeley Parking and Transportation Department by analyzing patterns, easing traffic congestion and increasing...

Axiory Global Introduces New Products to Combat Negative Oil Prices -Tuesday 19 May 2020

Leading Global Forex Brokerage firm, Axiory Global Ltd  is all set to enter a new era in oil trading with two brand new products that have been especially designed to combat negative oil prices: the US Oil Index and the UK Oil Index. Last month saw a historic crash when West Texas Intermediate...

Clements Worldwide to Implement Beyontec Suite to Manage Its Business Operations. -Tuesday 19 May 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) - Beyontec, which specializes in a wide portfolio of technology solutions for the global insurance industry, is proud to announce today that Clements Worldwide will be implementing Beyontec Suite as its core insurance solution. Beyontec Suite is a workflow-driven core...

Esri and IDB Offer Solution to Combat COVID-19 in Latin America and the Caribbean -Tuesday 19 May 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, today announced that it has partnered with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to provide free access to geospatial technology in response to the COVID-19 emergency in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC). Governments in...