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The Month of Giving: Conares Distributes Over 10,000 Iftar Meals during Ramadan Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday 27 May 2019  

Conares, the second largest private steel manufacturer in the UAE, has distributed more than 10,000 Iftar meals to workers in the Jebel Ali Free Zone Authority (JAFZA) and more than 20 construction sites across Dubai during the Holy month of Ramadan. Conares is the leading producer of steel...

Canada enhances public safety with Gemalto fingerprint identification solution -Monday 27 May 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Gemalto, a Thales company, will implement the Canadian Department of National Defence’s (DND) first Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS) to increase security and reliability in the collection and verification of fingerprint records. A recent initiative...

Stanford Seed Partners with Entrepreneurs in Africa and India to Catalyze Economic Growth -Monday 27 May 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Frank Omondi is a wildlife biologist turned entrepreneur. His desire to lead a business that makes a positive impact on the community led him to become the managing director of Ten Senses Africa, a fair trade cashew and macadamia nut processing company based in Nairobi, Kenya....

Pioneering Project for Pharmaceutics – Vifor Pharma and the University of Basel are Jointly Establishing the... -Sunday 26 May 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Nanopharmaceutics promises ground-breaking innovation in the development of medicines: This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20190526005014/en/ The Vifor Pharma Group is endowing two professorships...

Bacardi Limited Announces 5th Annual Good Spirited Awards for Employee-Led Global Environmental... -Saturday 25 May 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In continuation of its ongoing sustainability efforts, Bacardi Limited is proud to announce the recipients of its 5th annual Bacardi Limited Good Spirited Awards. Launched in 2014, the awards recognize the employees, teams and facilities across the company’s global network...

The Posiflex Group Showcases an Ecosystem of Connected Solution Endpoints with IoT Remote Monitoring at Computex 2019 -Saturday 25 May 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- For the Computex 2019 show, The Posiflex Group is featuring leading solution technology from the family of brands as a fully Serviced IoT Ecosystem. Solution end points include: Connected Modular Kiosks, POS Terminals, and Digital Signage solutions from Posiflex and KIOSK...

ITechLaw Publishes New Book and Opens Global Public Comment Period on Draft Principles for Responsible Artificial... -Friday 24 May 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The International Technology Law Association (ITechLaw) has published Responsible AI: A Global Policy Framework, a new book that provides an in-depth review and eight discussion principles that address some of the hottest technology and moral issues of responsible development,...

Andersen Global Expands UK Locations -Friday 24 May 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Claritas Tax Limited, a Birmingham, United Kingdom-based collaborating firm of Andersen Global, has opened a new office location in Deansgate, Manchester city center. This means that Andersen Global now has a presence in six locations in the UK through its member firms and...

Lenovo Achieves Record Revenue for FY18/19 Driven by Success of Intelligent Transformation Strategy and Strong... -Friday 24 May 2019

Lenovo posts record fiscal year results with revenue reaching all time high of US$51 billion, up 12.5% year-on-year Intelligent Transformation strategy drives PTI jump to US$856 million – up more than four times at 459% YOY Net income is US$597 million, an increase of US$786 million...

Diligent Launches Modern Governance to Address Dangerous Governance Deficits and Announces New Modern Governance Summit ... -Thursday 23 May 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Diligent Corporation launched a new category, called modern governance, designed to provide leaders with the missing key to bring governance into the digital age, along with new technology and a summit to support this well-designed system. Modern governance is the...

Mary Kay Inc.’s David Holl Named Among Top Ten Most Reputable CEOs in the World, According to Reputation... -Thursday 23 May 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mary Kay Inc., a global beauty brand, today announced that Chairman and CEO David Holl is among the top ten most reputable chief executives in the world according to the Reputation Institute’s CEO RepTrak 2019. The Reputation Institute, the world’s leading provider of...

Buy and Sell Globally: 2019 Yiwu Imported Commodities Fair Opens in “World’s Capital of Small... -Thursday 23 May 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On May 23-26, China Yiwu Imported Commodities Fair 2019 opened at Yiwu International Expo Center in Eastern China’s Yiwu city – the world’s capital of small commodities. The Fair of this year provides 2,012 standard booths in five halls, namely Asia I, Asia II, Europe,...

UK Government inspectors describe Sharjah English School as outstanding -Thursday 23 May 2019  

Sharjah English School, a not-for-profit school, has received a glowing report from a team assigned to inspect accredited British schools overseas (BSO) by the UK Department for Education. The BSO report characterised SES as “an outstanding school”, stating that “it is very effective and...

The 26th HKTDC Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring/Summer Opens in July -Thursday 23 May 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 26th HKTDC Hong Kong Fashion Week for Spring/Summer will curtain up at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from 8-11 July 2019. The four-day fair is expected to welcome some 1,000 exhibitors from across the globe, presenting a wide array of spring/summer...

Network of 1,500 Stroke-Ready Clinics across Europe -Thursday 23 May 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Angels Initiative announced today at the European Stroke Organisation Conference (ESOC) 2019 in Milan that their three-year goal to create a network of 1,500 stroke-ready centres and hospitals across Europe has been achieved. The Angels Initiative is a unique healthcare...

Secure-D Exposes Suspicious Android App with 500 Million Downloads -Thursday 23 May 2019    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Upstream, a leading mobile technology company, has unveiled that the popular Android application VidMate triggers suspicious background activity. Hidden software within the app delivers invisible ads, generates fake clicks and purchases, installs other suspicious apps without...

Groupe ADP Wins Many Overseas and International Contracts -Thursday 23 May 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ADP Ingénierie, company member of Groupe ADP (Paris:ADP), recently won a series of new international and French overseas contracts to provide design missions, research and technical assistance missions to major international airports. China, on the airport area...

Cvent Unveils 2019 List of Top 25 Meeting Hotels in the Middle East and Africa -Thursday 23 May 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cvent, a market leader in meetings, events, and hospitality technology, today released its annual list of the Top 25 Meeting Hotels in the Middle East and Africa. The list was compiled by analysing meeting and event booking activity through the Cvent Supplier Network (CSN),...

PVH Corp. Names Stefan Larsson to Newly Created Role of President -Thursday 23 May 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PVH Corp. [NYSE:PVH], one of the world’s largest apparel companies and owner of iconic brands, including CALVIN KLEIN, TOMMY HILFIGER, Van Heusen, Speedo, and IZOD, announced today the appointment of Stefan Larsson to the newly created role of President, PVH Corp....

Virgin Voyages Expands Epic Entertainment Lineup -Thursday 23 May 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Virgin Voyages announces a series of exciting updates for its irresistible 2020 sailings. Expanded Partnership with Mark Ronson With a heritage deeply rooted in music, Virgin Voyages announced an expanded partnership with Academy, Grammy and Golden Globe-winning...