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ABB: Q2 2019 results. ZURICH -Thursday 25 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Continued growth despite market headwinds; transformation progressing Total orders +1%1, order backlog +7% Revenues +2%, book-to-bill2 1.03x Operational EBITA margin2 11.5%, impacted 60 basis points by GEIS dilution and additional 90 basis points by stranded...

Panasonic’s Real-time Tracking and Projection Mapping Compatible Projector Impresses Audience at Tokyo... -Wednesday 24 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On July 24, 2019, Panasonic Corporation, a worldwide Olympic and Paralympic partner, announced that its real-time tracking and projection mapping compatible projector was used for a highly innovative video performance during the “One Year to Go” Ceremony, which the Tokyo...

Defence Unlimited International Corp. is Hiring Veterans -Wednesday 24 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Defence Unlimited International is one of the fastest growing companies operating within the defence and security space. Defence Unlimited International has adopted a unique outsourced model which integrates multiple partners both individual and corporate, on its projects. This...

Velodyne Lidar Acquires Mapper.ai for ADAS Launch -Wednesday 24 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced it has acquired mapping and localization software as well as intellectual property assets from Mapper.ai. Mapper technology will enable Velodyne to accelerate development of Vella™, breakthrough software that establishes its directional...

Andersen Global Expands into Ghana -Wednesday 24 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ghana law firm, Sam Okudzeto & Associates, signed a collaboration agreement with Andersen Global, marking Andersen Global’s presence in 13 African countries and over 51 countries worldwide. Located in the capital of Accra, Sam Okudzeto & Associates is one of the largest...

Seoul Semiconductor Switches to Rimini Street for SAP Support -Wednesday 24 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced that Seoul Semiconductor, a global LED development and...

Alibaba.com Opens Platform to Empower U.S. Small Businesses to Sell to the World -Wednesday 24 July 2019    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alibaba.com, one of the world’s largest B2B ecommerce marketplaces and a business unit of Alibaba Group (NYSE: BABA), today opened its platform to empower U.S. businesses to sell their products to millions of Alibaba.com buyers in the U.S. and around the globe. Now, the...

Schlumberger Announces Second-Quarter 2019 Results -Wednesday 24 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB) today reported results for the second quarter of 2019.       (Stated in millions, except per share amounts)       Three Months...

Wealthy Americans are increasingly willing to invest, new UBS survey finds -Tuesday 23 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- US high net worth individuals and business owners are expressing growing intentions to invest as US markets continue to hit record highs in 2019, according to UBS Global Wealth Management's new quarterly Investor Sentiment survey. The survey, which polled more than 3,800...

Sumitomo SHI FW Wins Contract for CFB Boiler in Taiwan -Tuesday 23 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sumitomo SHI FW (SFW) announces today that it has been awarded a contract by Cheng Loong Corporation, CLC for a CFB steam generator for their Chupei Mill in Taiwan. Commercial operation of the new boiler is scheduled for July 2021. SFW will design and supply the 19 MWe CFB...

IDEMIA Will Present Its H1 2019 Financial Results to Investors on July 30, 2019 -Tuesday 23 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the world leader in Augmented Identity, today announced that it will present its H1 2019 financial results to investors on Tuesday July 30, 2019. Yann Delabrière (CEO) and Laurent Lemaire (CFO) will be presenting the financial results and taking questions the same...

MetLife Gulf Partners With Special Olympics in the UAE to Give Back to the Community -Tuesday 23 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MetLife volunteers had the opportunity recently to participate in several athletic and art activities with Special Olympians in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. As part of MetLife’s Community Week; an initiative funded by MetLife Foundation, the philanthropic arm of global...

IBC Celebrates Young Talent in the Industry -Tuesday 23 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The media, entertainment and technology industry is changing. Attitudes are shifting, the next generation is consuming content differently to any before them and diverse and exciting content is being created to meet that demand in innovative formats. Driving this change is a...

Middle East economic confidence index dips in Q2 2019 finds latest economic research from ACCA and IMA -Tuesday 23 July 2019

Volatile oil prices have dented economic confidence in the Middle East, according to the Q2 analysis from the latest Global Economic Conditions Survey (GECS) from ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and IMA (Institute of Management Accountants). The global poll of 1162...

Swrve Chief Strategy Officer Barry Nolan to Speak at Facebook Platform F -Tuesday 23 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Swrve, the global leader in real-time relevant mobile engagement, today announced that Chief Strategy Officer Barry Nolan will be delivering the keynote address at Facebook’s July Platform F event “Disrupting the Market: App and Mobile First”. As part of his keynote...

Study Investigates the Ability of Continuous Noninvasive Hemoglobin Monitoring with Masimo SpHb® to... -Monday 22 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that in a study recently published in Anesthesia & Analgesia, researchers evaluated the ability of noninvasive and continuous hemoglobin monitoring with Masimo SpHb® to detect the development of acute hemodilution after graded fluid...

U.N. Environment Programme Urged to Protect Nature and Humankind from Electromagnetic Fields (EMF) -Monday 22 July 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Advisors to the International EMF Scientist Appeal, representing 248 scientists from 42 nations, have resubmitted The Appeal to the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) Executive Director, Inger Andersen, requesting the UNEP reassess the potential biological impacts...

Investigational Subcutaneous Formulation of Vedolizumab Meets Primary Endpoint in Achieving Clinical Remission at Week... -Monday 22 July 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced top-line results from the VISIBLE 2 clinical trial evaluating the efficacy and safety of an investigational subcutaneous (SC) formulation of the gut-selective biologic vedolizumab as...

GIA Organises Retail Sales Associate Training Programme for Malabar Gold & Diamonds in Dubai -Monday 22 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- To help retail sales staff communicate effectively, GIA Dubai recently organised retail sales associate training programmes for Malabar Gold & Diamonds at their stores in Dubai, UAE. Since 2018, GIA Dubai has trained more than 200 staff of Malabar Gold & Diamonds in Dubai and...

Sharjah Finance Department strengths ties with Japan finance industry -Sunday 21 July 2019  

A delegation from Sharjah Finance Department (SFD) visited Tokyo, Japan and met with key Japanese finance officials to discuss various possibilities that can help bolster relationships between the two sides. The meetings were held at the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) and was...