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Philip Morris International Appoints Business Innovator Bonin Bough to Its Board of Directors LAUSANNE, Switzerland -Tuesday 9 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed a new member, Mr. Bonin Bough, effective immediately. Bonin Bough, 43, an American businessman, is the founder and Chief Growth Officer of growth accelerator Bonin...

Project Management Institute’s Megatrends 2021 Underscores How Projects Will Counterbalance the Rising... -Tuesday 9 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Project Management Institute (PMI) has released its latest report on long-term business, geopolitical, and technological trends that are reshaping our world and the types of projects that will be most prevalent and critical in the years to come in the face of these...

$100M XPRIZE for Carbon Removal Funded by Elon Musk to Fight Climate Change -Tuesday 9 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- XPRIZE, the world’s leader in designing and launching incentive competitions to solve humanity’s grand challenges, today announced the $100M XPRIZE Carbon Removal sponsored by Elon Musk and the Musk Foundation. This four-year global competition invites innovators and...

LiveRamp to Acquire DataFleets to Power Next-Generation Distributed Data Collaboration -Tuesday 9 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- LiveRamp® (NYSE: RAMP), the leading data connectivity platform, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire DataFleets, a cloud data platform that enables data silos to be unified without moving data or compromising privacy. This acquisition...

CGTN:Xi Jinping Sends Chinese New Year Greetings, Wishes for Prosperous China -Tuesday 9 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Chinese President Xi Jinping has sent New Year's greetings to Chinese people of all ethnic groups, wishing happiness and good fortune for the people and prosperity for the nation. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here:...

Kong Raises $100 Million to Accelerate Cloud Connectivity -Tuesday 9 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Kong Inc., the cloud connectivity company, today announced it has closed $100 million in Series D funding, led by Tiger Global Management with participation from existing investors Index Ventures, CRV, GGV Capital and Andreessen Horowitz as well as new investor Goldman Sachs....

nVent Introduces High Power Retention Technology With New nVent RAYCHEM HTV Heating Cable -Monday 8 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- nVent Electric plc (NYSE:NVT) (“nVent”), a global leader in electrical connection and protection solutions, today unveiled its newest self-regulating heating cable, the nVent RAYCHEM HTV. The new heating cable will be used in critical industrial applications with high...

#COMPUTEXVirtual Is Now Open for Exhibitor Registration -Monday 8 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Asia’s largest ICT show, COMPUTEX Taipei, is rolling out its first in Online-Merge-Offline (OMO) hybrid exhibition this year. COMPUTEX 2021 Hybrid combines the onsite exhibition with #COMPUTEXVirtual for an exceptionally vibrant, accessible, comprehensive show and customer...

HCL Technologies Marks $10B Revenue Milestone, Thanks Employees Worldwide with Special Bonus -Monday 8 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, today announced that in recognition of its recent milestone, crossing the $10B mark in Revenue for 2020, it is issuing a one-time special bonus to employees around the world. Achieving this historic milestone in...

Select Group Launches Latest Development in Business Bay -Monday 8 February 2021  

Select Group, one of the leading private real estate developers in the UAE, have announced the commencement of work on their 15th and latest project, 15 Northside in Business Bay. Having successfully handed over their most recent project, Jumeriah Living Marina Gate in July 2020, 15...

Skyworks Aeronautics Announces $100 Million Investment Commitment from GEM as Company Seeks to Go Public in Coming... -Saturday 6 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Skyworks Aeronautics Corp. today announced a $100 million investment commitment from GEM Global Yield LLC SCS ("GEM"), the Luxembourg based private alternative investment group. Under the agreement, GEM will provide Skyworks Aeronautics with a Share Subscription Facility of up...

Takeda FY2020 Q3 Results Demonstrate Growth Acceleration and Continued Resilience; Full-Year Management Guidance for... -Saturday 6 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced financial results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2020 (period ended December 31, 2020). TAKEDA CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER COSTA SAROUKOS commented: “Our third-quarter results...

FunPlus Appoints Chris Petrovic as Chief Business Officer -Friday 5 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FunPlus, a leading independent mobile game developer and publisher, today announced that it has recruited industry veteran Chris Petrovic as its Chief Business Officer. As an accomplished executive and a member of the company’s senior leadership team, Petrovic will report to...

Moody’s ESG Solutions Group Opens Singapore Office -Friday 5 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s ESG Solutions Group announced today that it has opened a new office in Singapore through its affiliate, V.E. Leveraging the group’s comprehensive suite of ESG and climate risk solutions and in-depth expertise, the new office will support regional sustainability bond...

Andersen Global Enters Yemen With Leading Law Firm Alaghbari & Partners -Friday 5 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global expands its Middle Eastern platform through a Collaboration Agreement with Yemen’s leading law firm Alaghbari & Partners based in Sana’a. With extensive experience in the judicial and legal fields since 1994, Alaghbari & Partners is led by Managing...

Alibaba Group Announces Pricing of Offering of US$5 Billion of Senior Unsecured Notes -Friday 5 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA and HKEX: 9988, “Alibaba,” “Alibaba Group” or the “company”) today announced the pricing of an underwritten registered public offering of US$5 billion aggregate principal amount of U.S. dollar-denominated senior unsecured...

HCL Signs 5-Year Digital Workplace Services Agreement with Airbus -Thursday 4 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, today announced it has signed a five-year Digital Workplace Services Agreement with Airbus. HCL will establish a modernized digital workplace to enhance the user experience and service quality for the majority of...

Fibocom to Deliver Top-Class Commercial-Ready nuSIM IoT Module -Thursday 4 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fibocom (Stock Code: 300638), a leading global provider of IoT (Internet of Things) wireless solution and wireless communication modules, announces that it will collaborate with Deutsche Telekom, a world's leading integrated telecommunications company, and Redtea Mobile, a...

Bboxx and Trafigura to accelerate progress on UN SDG 7 in Africa -Thursday 4 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bboxx, a next generation utility, is partnering with Trafigura, one of the world’s leading independent commodity trading companies, to accelerate progress on meeting United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 7 (UN SDG 7) – clean energy for all – in Africa. Bboxx...

Carolina Biological Supply Company Named Finalist in International Bett K-12 Education Awards for Covid-19 Response... -Thursday 4 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Leading school science supplier Carolina Biological Supply Company achieved finalist status as Covid-19 Response Champions in the Bett Awards 2021’s education technology awards. Paying special tribute to the companies and schools who responded to the Covid-19 outbreak in a...