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XYO Goes Live on Top Cryptocurrency Exchange KuCoin - Continuing Aggressive Buildout of Exchange Partnership Strategy SAN DIEGO -Wednesday 19 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- XYO Network, the technology bringing blockchain to the real world, today announced it has been approved and will list on Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange KuCoin, a widely-liked user friendly exchange, known for ease of use, feature richness, and low fees. Trading begins...

PSB Names Mike Chuter Chief Executive Officer -Wednesday 19 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PSB, a global research-based consultancy within BCW, announced today that Mike Chuter has joined the firm as Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately. Chuter is based in New York and reports to Donna Imperato, Global CEO of BCW. He is responsible for the global growth and...

Wärtsilä Donates First Seabin to Dubai Marina Yacht Club -Wednesday 19 December 2018

The technology group Wärtsilä is continuing its mission to bring the Seabin Project’s floating rubbish bins around the world with the installation of a Seabin at the Dubai Marina Yacht Club. This is one of the first fully-functional Seabins to be installed in the Middle East. The global...

Tilray® Signs Global Collaboration Agreement with Leading Pharmaceutical Company -Wednesday 19 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tilray Canada Ltd., a subsidiary of Tilray Inc. (NASDAQ: TLRY), a global pioneer in the production, research, and distribution of medical cannabis, announced today that it entered into a global framework agreement (the “Framework Agreement”) to collaborate with Sandoz AG, a...

Chartbeat Announces the Most Engaging Stories of 2018 -Wednesday 19 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Chartbeat, the leading content intelligence platform for publishers, today announces the Most Engaging Stories of 2018, the articles that were read most this year based on highest Engaged Time. Selected from over 60 million pieces of content published on thousands of media...

SES Successfully Placed EUR 400 Million Multi-Tranche Schuldschein Loan -Wednesday 19 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SES S.A., the world’s leading satellite operator, has completed the syndication of Schuldschein Loans for a total amount of EUR 400 million, comprising a EUR 150 million 5.5-year floating tranche at Euribor 6 months plus 0.80% and a EUR 250 million 7-year fixed rate tranche...

Mopria Powers IPP Print Solution in Windows 10 Update -Wednesday 19 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Mopria® Alliance, a global non-profit membership organization providing universal standards and solutions for print and scan, today announced that Microsoft, a member of the Mopria Alliance, has implemented an IPP printing solution based on the Mopria standard, in the...

AHF Calls on UN Secretary-General to Dismiss UNAIDS Chief -Tuesday 18 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) urges UN Secretary-General António Guterres to immediately dismiss Michel Sidibé from his position as Executive Director of the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV and AIDS (UNAIDS). The Program Coordinating Board’s inaction to remove...

Algorand Appoints Pablo Azar as Chief Economist -Tuesday 18 December 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Algorand, a foundational blockchain and cryptocurrency company, announced today that it has named Pablo Azar as Chief Economist. Given Algorand's focus on creating sustainable value in a decentralized economy, Mr. Azar will be responsible for guiding Algorand’s economic...

Arthur D. Little Report Outlines €200 Billion Digital Transformation Opportunity for Telecoms Sector -Monday 17 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Arthur D. Little (ADL) today published a new research report highlighting the need for greater digitalization in the global telecoms industry. The TIME 2018 Flagship Report outlines the scale of the digital opportunity, with analysis estimating that a ‘digital dividend’ of...

Arthur D. Little Global Automotive Study Outlines Importance of Car in Changing World of Mobility -Monday 17 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Arthur D. Little (ADL) today released its worldwide automotive market report. Key findings are that desire for car ownership remains strong, especially amongst the young, and that drivers are considering a dramatic switch to electric and hybrid vehicles (EVs). This will impact...

Celgene Corporation Announces Celgene Cancer Care Links™ Program Grant Recipients -Monday 17 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) today announced ten programs selected for funding under its Celgene Cancer Care Links™ program, an initiative designed to support cancer healthcare capacity building in resource-constrained countries around the world. The programs...

ABB: Shaping a leader focused in digital industries -Monday 17 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Fundamental actions to focus, simplify and lead in digital industries for enhanced customer value and shareholder returns Focus of portfolio on digital industries through divestment of Power Grids Divestment of Power Grids to Hitachi expands existing partnership...

Takeda Receives Positive CHMP Opinion for ADCETRIS® (brentuximab vedotin) for the Treatment of Adult... -Monday 17 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE: 4502) today announced that the European Medicines Agency’s (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) adopted a positive opinion for the extension of the marketing authorization of ADCETRIS (brentuximab vedotin)...

Esri Partners with XYO Network to Bring Innovative New Location Layer to the World’s Maps -Sunday 16 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- XYO Network, the technology bringing blockchain to the real world, has partnered with Esri to bring new distributed, blockchain-based location verification functionality to the spatial analytics space. The XYO and Esri partnership is supported through their Startup Program, a...

Henley & Partners Enlarges Executive Committee to Manage Expansion and Growth -Sunday 16 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Residence- and citizenship-by-investment programs have firmly established themselves over the past few years as the new frontier in terms of freedom, flexibility, and future-readiness, both for the countries issuing these programs and for the individual investors participating...

UAE Based SHUAA Capital’s Acquisition of Kuwait’s Amwal International Investment Co. To Drive MENAT Region... -Sunday 16 December 2018  

SHUAA Capital, the UAE’s premier financial services Group, is pleased to announce the commencement of its post-acquisition integration and consolidation efforts with Kuwait based Amwal International Investment Company (“Amwal”), following the recent completion of the public tender...

SHUAA Capital’s Transformational Acquisition of Kuwait’s Amwal International Investment Company to Drive... -Sunday 16 December 2018  

SHUAA Capital, the UAE’s premier financial services Group, is pleased to announce the commencement of its post-acquisition integration and consolidation efforts with Kuwait based Amwal International Investment Company (“Amwal”), following the recent completion of the public tender...

Amazon Web Services Launches New Region in Sweden -Saturday 15 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com company (NASDAQ:AMZN), today announced the opening of the AWS Europe (Stockholm) Region. With this launch, AWS now provides 60 Availability Zones across 20 infrastructure regions globally, with another 12 Availability Zones and...

Ebola: How Many Must Die Before WHO Acts? asks AHF -Friday 14 December 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- With the world’s second worst Ebola outbreak in history recently spreading to a major city in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, the World Health Organization (WHO) and Merck must do more to ensure all options are on the table to fight the virus, including ensuring...