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HDF Energy Announces Meridiam's Investment in CEOG, Currently the Greatest Project Worldwide of a Power Generating... PARIS -Friday 14 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The CEOG (Centrale Électrique de l'Ouest Guyanais) project has a new equity partner in Meridiam, a long-term investor whose Transition Fund is dedicated to infrastructure projects related to energy transition. This operation is accelerating the development of the project,...

WCG 2019 Finals to Be Held in Xi'an China in July 2019 -Friday 14 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WCG Inc. (World Cyber Games) officially announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with Qujiang New District of Xi’an, China to hold the WCG 2019 finals from Thursday, July 18 to Sunday, July 21, 2019. According to the MOU, WCG Inc. selected Xi’an as its...

Acelity Enters Agreement to Transition Systagenix Manufacturing Facility to Scapa Healthcare -Friday 14 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Acelity announced an agreement to sell its advanced wound dressings manufacturing facility located in Gargrave, England, to Scapa Healthcare. In conjunction with the transfer of the facility upon close of the transaction, more than 350 employees will transition to Scapa...

Kymeta Appoints New Sales Executives in Move to Build Global Sales Force -Friday 14 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Kymeta—the communications company making good on the promise of global, mobile connectivity—today announced the appointment of Rash Jhanjee to Vice President of Sales, EMEA (Europe, Middle East, and Africa) & Indian Subcontinent, Paul Mattear to Vice President of Sales and...

Newmont Ranked Mining Sector Leader by DJSI World for Fourth Consecutive Year -Friday 14 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) announced that for an unprecedented fourth year running, the Company was named the Metals and Mining sector leader by the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI World). Newmont was the first gold company named to the index in 2007, and...

USA and Canada to Lead Global Migration to 5G Finds GSMA Study -Friday 14 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Almost half of all mobile connections in North America are forecast to be running on 5G networks by 2025, according to a new GSMA report, suggesting that the region will migrate to 5G at a much faster rate than comparable markets in Europe and Asia. The latest edition of the...

IBC and TM Forum Announce Launch of Five New Catalyst Projects for 2019 -Friday 14 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IBC, the world’s most influential media, entertainment & technology show, and TM Forum, the industry association driving digital business transformation, have announced the launch of five new Catalyst projects for 2019. As confirmed at the Digital Transformation World...

OptraSCAN® Receives CE Mark Approval for In-Vitro Diagnostics Use -Thursday 13 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OptraSCAN®, the leading end-to-end digital pathology solution provider, today announced that their whole-slide scanners have received CE Mark approval for European Standards applicable to “In-Vitro Diagnostics Directive (IVDD)” 98/79/EC for in-vitro diagnostics use. The CE...

North American Tier-1 Operator Launches New Services on Mavenir’s NFV CloudRange™ Platform -Thursday 13 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mavenir, focused on transforming mobile network economics for Communications Service Providers (CSPs), today announced that a Tier-1 North American Operator has launched new services using CloudRangeTM, its industry leading NFV platform based on MANO/ONAP architecture, as part...

Boehringer Ingelheim Acquires All ViraTherapeutics Shares to Develop Next Generation Viral-Based Immuno-Oncology... -Thursday 13 September 2018

Boehringer Ingelheim exercises its option to acquire all shares of oncolytic virus company ViraTherapeutics ViraTherapeutics will operate in Innsbruck, Austria as a distinct unit of Boehringer Ingelheim’s Discovery Research organization, maintaining its innovative biotech heritage and...

Andersen Global Continues Expansion in Middle East with Zalloum & Laswi Law Firm -Wednesday 12 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Zalloum & Laswi, a prominent law firm with a presence in Amman, Jordan, has signed a Collaboration Agreement with Andersen Global, an international association of tax and law firms. Initially established in 1993 as a law office by Managing Partner Azzam Zalloum, Zalloum & Laswi...

OTEZLA® (Apremilast) Showed Meaningful Improvements in Clinical and Quality-of-Life Measures of Psoriasis Beyond... -Wednesday 12 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) today announced the results of two post hoc sub-analyses of clinical trials for OTEZLA® (apremilast) at the 27th European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Congress in Paris, France. Findings suggest OTEZLA offered meaningful...

From ‘Mobile Only’ Internet to Content Strategies: New GSMA Study Identifies the ‘Megatrends’... -Wednesday 12 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GSMA Intelligence published its third annual ‘Global Mobile Trends’ report today, providing a wealth of data and insight on the direction of the global communications industry over the coming years. This flagship research offering outlines the key ‘megatrends’ that will...

Establishment of NTT Global Sourcing, Inc. -Wednesday 12 September 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT; Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President & CEO: Jun Sawada)(TOKYO:9432) will establish a new company specializing in procurement in November 2018 (schedule), which will bring together the procurement volume of each Group company...

FLIR Systems Acquires Acyclica -Wednesday 12 September 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) announced today that it has acquired Acyclica, Inc., a leading developer of software for automotive roadway and intersection data generation and analysis. Acyclica’s solutions provide high-resolution, real-time traffic information to...

Colliers Proptech Accelerator Powered by Techstars Announces the Class of 2018 -Tuesday 11 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ and TSX:CIGI), a global leader in commercial real estate services and investment management, announced today its 2018 class of proptech startups for the Colliers Proptech Accelerator powered by Techstars. This program is part of our...

Coriant and SIAE MICROELETTRONICA to Demonstrate SDN-Enabled Multi-Layer Microwave and Millimetre Wave Backhaul... -Tuesday 11 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Coriant, a global supplier of open, disruptive, and hyperscale networking solutions, and SIAE MICROELETTRONICA, a leader in wireless communication, today announced a collaboration to demonstrate SDN-enabled Layer3 microwave and millimetre-wave backhaul solutions optimized...

IBC Awards Judges honour Econet for TV everywhere in sub-Saharan Africa -Monday 10 September 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Audiences everywhere now expect to be able to access content on any device, at any location, at any time. Realising this ambition, Econet Media, which serves southern Africa, is to be the recipient of the Judges’ Prize at IBC2018. Kwesé Play is a streaming service which...

Intelenet opens a new Global Delivery Center in Jordan -Monday 10 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Intelenet® Global Services, a renowned global Business Process Services player announced that the company has set up a center in Jordan with the inauguration of its latest global delivery center. The state-of-the-art center with a capacity of 200 seats will help the company...

GMAC Relaunches the Second Version of the “Study in India” Initiative in Partnership with 13 Leading... -Sunday 9 September 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In its endeavor to strengthen India as a management education destination and build preference amongst international aspirants, Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC) has relaunched the second version of the Study in India initiative. Under this initiative, students...