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Success of Thales Offer for Gemalto Shares PARIS LA DÉFENSE -Friday 29 March 2019

85.58% of Gemalto shares have been tendered to the Offer All Offer Conditions are now satisfied or waived, making the Offer unconditional Settlement of tendered Shares will take place on 2 April 2019 Remaining Shares can be tendered during the Post-Closing Acceptance Period which will...

The World’s Largest Gifts & Premium Fair Opens in April -Thursday 28 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and co-organised by The Hong Kong Exporters’ Association (HKEA), the 34th Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair will be held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from 27-30 April. The fair will gather over...

Toshiba’s New Semiconductor Company Will Strengthen Solution Proposals and Bring Greater Efficiency to R&D -Thursday 28 March 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation (TDSC) today announced the consolidation of two of its subsidiaries, Toshiba Microelectronics Corporation (TOSMEC) and Toshiba Discrete Semiconductor Technology Corporation (TDIT), into a new company, Toshiba Electronic Device...

Nordson EFD Provides Manufacturers with Helpful Tips for Trouble-Free Cyanoacrylate Dispensing -Thursday 28 March 2019    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nordson EFD, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), the world’s leading precision fluid dispensing systems manufacturer, is pleased to introduce a new guide and video to help manufacturers dispense tricky cyanoacrylates (also known as CAs, super glues, or instant adhesives)...

Murray Energy Corporation Announces it is Successful Bidder for Oak Grove, Seminole Alabama, and Maple Eagle Mining... -Thursday 28 March 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Murray Energy Corporation (“Murray Energy”) has been informed that it has been selected as the Successful Bidder to acquire the Oak Grove, Seminole Alabama, and Maple Eagle Mining Complexes (the “Mission Assets”), located in Alabama and West Virginia, from Mission Coal...

One Year After Its Merger, BCW Defines the Future of Communications -Thursday 28 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe), a leading global communications company formed one year ago by the merger of Burson-Marsteller and Cohn & Wolfe, today announced its hybrid offering that defines the future of the agency world with a positioning that focuses on the value of its...

Schlumberger Holdings Corporation Announces Pricing Terms for Debt Exchange Offer -Thursday 28 March 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Holdings Corporation (“SHC” or the “Company”) today announced pricing terms with respect to its private offer to exchange three series of senior notes in the table below (collectively the “Old Notes”) for a new series of senior notes to be due in 2028...

Virgin Voyages Turns up the Volume with Curated Sonic Identity, Onboard Record Shop and Karaoke Lounge -Thursday 28 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Virgin Voyages, the new lifestyle brand set to disrupt the travel industry, is returning to its Virgin brand roots and creating an incomparable music experience on their first ship, Scarlet Lady. Due to set sail for its inaugural season in 2020, Scarlet Lady will be equipped...

Kyriba Announces Planned $160M Growth Round Led by Bridgepoint -Thursday 28 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Kyriba, the global leader in cloud treasury and finance solutions, today announced that it is in advanced talks with Bridgepoint, an international private equity group focused on investing in market-leading businesses, to receive a $160M investment round to accelerate...

Initial results from the EMPRISE real-world study of empagliflozin compared with DPP-4 inhibitors presented at ACC.19... -Thursday 28 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced initial results from the EMPagliflozin compaRative effectIveness and SafEty (EMPRISE) real-world evidence study that show that empagliflozin is associated with a 22 percent relative risk reduction in all-cause...

Schlumberger Holdings Corporation Announces Results of Early Tenders in Debt Exchange Offer, an Increase in Aggregate... -Thursday 28 March 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Holdings Corporation (“SHC” or the “Company”) today announced the early participation results of a private offer to exchange three series of senior notes in the table below (collectively the “Old Notes”) for a new series of senior notes to be due in...

Earth Networks and RIMES Announce Technical Collaboration to Benefit Member Government Weather Services -Thursday 28 March 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Earth Networks, a global provider of weather intelligence, announced today it has partnered with the Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System for Africa and Asia (RIMES). The partnership will enable a multi-year collaboration program to enhance RIMES’ member...

Andersen Global Enters Qatar -Thursday 28 March 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global today announced a collaborating agreement in Qatar with Al-Khalifa Law, a leading Doha-based law firm. The collaboration is Andersen Global’s first in Qatar and is part of the organization’s continued growth in the Middle East. Al-Khalifa Law was founded...

Earth Networks Announces Completion of Severe Weather Early Warning System for PAGASA -Thursday 28 March 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Earth Networks announced today the completion of the Philippines’ first nationwide severe weather monitoring and alerting network with associated software services for the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (PAGASA), the National...

Newmont Announces Conditional Special Dividend -Thursday 28 March 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) (Newmont or the Company) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a one-time special dividend of $0.88 per share of common stock, conditional upon approval of the Goldcorp Inc. (NYSE: GG) (TSX: G) (Goldcorp) transaction....

nCipher: New Digital Initiatives, IoT and Cloud Adoption Driving the Use of Trusted Cryptography Revealed by 2019 Global... -Thursday 28 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- nCipher Security, the provider of trust, integrity and control for business critical information and applications, announces that as organizations embrace the cloud and new digital initiatives such as the internet of things (IoT), blockchain and digital payments the use of...

ABB publishes 2018 Annual Report -Thursday 28 March 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABB Ltd has published its 2018 annual report on its website and has filed the annual report on Form 20-F with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. The 2018 annual report is now available electronically at www.abb.com/groupreports. It provides comprehensive...

Clearpath Brings Velodyne Lidar Technology to Robotics Community as Value-Added Partner -Thursday 28 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced Clearpath Robotics has become a value-add partner to offer its groundbreaking lidar sensors for the Clearpath research robot platform. Clearpath Robotics, headquartered in Canada, offers Velodyne sensors to academic and corporate research...

“Disruptive technology provides an opportunity for finance in the Middle East” states ACCA  -Thursday 28 March 2019  

ACCA’s inaugural regional conference was hosted on Monday 25 March in Dubai which brought together ACCA’s senior members, employers and key stakeholders to discuss how technology and innovation is impacting finance in the Middle East. On the day, discussions were focused on: The UAE...

Mount Elbert Closes Upsized First Fund at $382 Million -Thursday 28 March 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mount Elbert Capital Partners (“Mount Elbert”), a real-assets private equity firm with specialized capabilities in internet infrastructure, today announced that it has completed the final closing of its first fund, Mount Elbert Capital Partners Fund 1 (”Fund 1”). The...