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Military Veterans Experience the Thrill of Ferrari F1 with Philip Morris International LAUSANNE, Switzerland -Friday 28 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International (PMI) (NYSE:PM) today joined with veterans’ charities to provide a once-in-a-lifetime experience for U.S. and U.K. veterans who have endured life-changing injuries and illnesses. PMI’s support made it possible for eight former soldiers to ride in...

Latest Supplier Sentiment Survey by Taulia Finds 62% of Suppliers Now Looking for Early Payment – up From 54% In... -Friday 28 June 2019

A supplier survey conducted by Taulia found 62% of suppliers are interested in early payment. 39% of suppliers are paid late by their customers. 95% rated Taulia positively for usability. Almost 20,000 suppliers responded to the survey globally (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Over 62% of...

L’Oréal Rewards Social Initiatives Led by Dermatologists at World Congress of Dermatology in Milan -Friday 28 June 2019

International Awards for Social Responsibility in Dermatology 2019 “Caring to Inspire Skin Confidence” Download the Press Release – Download the Press Kit (BUSINESS WIRE)-- In partnership with the International League of Dermatological Societies (ILDS) and the 24th World Congress...

Moody’s and Team8 Launch Joint Venture to Create a Global Cyber Risk Standard -Friday 28 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) and Team8, a leading cybersecurity think tank and company creation platform, announced today that they have formed a joint venture to establish a global standard for evaluating and assessing cyber risk for enterprises. The joint venture will...

Takeda Selects Five New Partnerships for Annual Global Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Program, Supporting Disease... -Friday 28 June 2019

Takeda’s founding mission to serve patients, wherever they are, drives its increased commitments to disease prevention, capacity building, and access to healthcare in developing and emerging countries, in partnership with the global community. Through its annual Global CSR Program,...

GSMA Announces Winners of 2019 Asia Mobile Awards -Friday 28 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA has announced the winners of the 2019 Asia Mobile Awards (AMO Awards), which were presented at the AMO Awards Ceremony and Networking Reception at MWC19 Shanghai. The awards honour the key achievements and innovations driving the mobile industry across the Asia Pacific...

Andersen Name Premieres in Kuwait -Friday 28 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global announced today one of the premier accounting firms in Kuwait will debut the Andersen name there, furthering the presence of Andersen Global in the Middle East. Causeway Company For Financial Management Consulting W.L.L. in Kuwait will now become Andersen Tax in...

S BLOCK in Southeast Asia:Explore Vietnam, Exploring Danang; Discover Blockchain, Discovering S BLOCK -Friday 28 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Digital Economy Application Summit by S BLOCK was successfully held on 26 June 2019 in Danang, Vietnam. This particular summit was hosted by S BLOCK Vietnam Community, co-organized by Magic Kingdom Club in collaboration with Top Market Group Finance and Black Hole Finance...

Mass Deployments of IoT Solutions Transforming China, Says GSMA -Thursday 27 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Chinese mobile operators are leading the world in the deployment of transformative Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, the GSMA announced today. By connecting the estimated 960 million1 devices via cellular networks, the country is realising the value of the IoT and...

Standard & Poor’s Reaffirms IGI’s A- Rating With Stable Outlook -Thursday 27 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Standard & Poor’s (S&P) Global Ratings has confirmed the financial strength rating of A- with a stable outlook for International General Insurance (IGI), the global specialist commercial insurer and reinsurer. IGI also had its long-term issuer credit rating of A-...

5G Arrives in Asia as Operators Invest Billions Rolling out Next Generation Networks, Finds New GSMA Study -Thursday 27 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Asia’s mobile operators are set to invest $370 billion building-out new 5G networks between 2018 and 2025, according to the latest Asia Pacific edition of the GSMA’s Mobile Economy series, published at MWC19 Shanghai today. The world’s first nationwide 5G networks went...

Modern Governance 4.0: Global Compliance Is Now Integrated with the World’s Leading Board Platform -Thursday 27 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- With its second major product announcement this week, Diligent today introduced the integration of its trusted entity management technology into the Governance Cloud with new powerful reporting and dashboard functionality. Diligent Entities, formerly Blueprint OneWorld, greatly...

Phunware Offers Phun Utility Token Globally -Thursday 27 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Phunware, Inc. (NASDAQ: PHUN) (the “Company”), a fully-integrated enterprise cloud platform for mobile that provides products, solutions, data and services for brands worldwide, announced that Phun utility tokens are now available for purchase in international markets....

I Squared Capital to Sell Cube Hydro to Ontario Power Generation -Wednesday 26 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- I Squared Capital, through its ISQ Global Infrastructure Fund I, announced today that it has reached an agreement to sell its hydropower platform, Cube Hydro Partners and its affiliate, Helix Partners (taken together, Cube Hydro), to Ontario Power Generation (OPG) through its...

Modern Governance 3.0: Modern Governance Extends Beyond the Boardroom to Allow Secure Sharing of Files and Collaboration... -Wednesday 26 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In its next major extension to support modern governance, Diligent announced today the launch of Secure File Sharing and Secure Meeting Workflow applications, as part of the Diligent Governance Cloud. These groundbreaking applications enable completely secure collaboration not...

Tech Giant Alibaba Cloud Partners With UAE’s Group 42 to Host First MEA Internet Summit -Wednesday 26 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alibaba Cloud, the data intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, today held its inaugural Middle East and Africa (MEA) Internet Summit in partnership with UAE-based Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Cloud Computing leader Group 42. Drawing the participation of tech experts and...

Patient Safety Movement Foundation Announces First Curriculum Commitments -Wednesday 26 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- To advance the education of healthcare professionals and reduce the number of preventable deaths, the Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF) has developed core curriculum to teach patient safety throughout the entire education process, from freshman year through residency....

AerSale Acquires Qwest Air Parts, Inc. to Expand Airframe Parts Sales -Wednesday 26 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AerSale®, a global supplier of aircraft, engines, used serviceable material (USM), and maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO) services, announced today it has acquired aircraft parts distributor Qwest Air Parts, Inc. Based in Memphis, Tennessee, Qwest is a recognized leader...

MetLife Names Michael Mansour as Head of Growth Partnerships -Wednesday 26 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MetLife today announced the appointment of Michael Mansour as Head of Growth Partnerships, Gulf, Levant, and Turkey. Mansour joined MetLife from UAE health insurer Daman and brings more than 20 years sector experience with leading multinational insurers including Zurich and...

Global Launch of S BLOCK, Kicked Off in Singapore on June 22nd -Tuesday 25 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The globally renowned 2019 WBF Singapore Technology Conference was held in Marina Bay Sands Hotel on June 22nd, 2019. S BLOCK, the conference co-host, unveiled itself and announce its mission to “Unleash your digital assets” for the first time. The conference brought...