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ABB: Q4 and Full-Year 2020 Results ZURICH -Thursday 4 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ABB (SWX:ABBN): Solid end to challenging year FOURTH QUARTER 2020 HIGHLIGHTS Orders $7.0 billion, +2%; comparable -1%1 Revenues $7.2 billion, +2%; comparable 0% Income from operations $578 million; margin 8.0% Operational EBITA1 $825...

Choueiri Group’s C-Media Appointed as the Exclusive Media Representative for Al-Nahar TV and Al-Nahar Drama... -Thursday 4 February 2021  

“Trenta for Art Production and Distribution” the owners of Egypt’s Al-Nahar TV Network recently announced the appointment of Choueiri Group’s “C-Media”, as the Exclusive Media Representatives for Al-Nahar TV (General Entertainment Channel) and Al-Nahar Drama (Series Channel). The...

Pacific Prime Dubai Receives Aetna’s “Best Producer Individual Sales” Award in 2020 -Thursday 4 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Global health insurance brokerage Pacific Prime Dubai is extremely proud to receive the “Best Producer Individual Sales” award in 2020 from their insurance partner Al Ain Ahlia and Aetna International (“Aetna”). The award was presented to the team at Pacific Prime...

Morrow Sodali and Nestor Advisors to Combine Forces for Corporate Governance Services -Thursday 4 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Morrow Sodali, a leading provider of strategic advice and shareholder services, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Nestor Advisors, the London-based advisory firm specializing in corporate governance and organizational design. The combination of Morrow Sodali and...

Lenovo: Long Term Sustainable Growth Strategy Drives Record Results for Second Consecutive Quarter -Wednesday 3 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lenovo Group (HKSE: 992) (PINK SHEETS: LNVGY) today announced record Group revenue in the third quarter of US$17.2 billion, up 22% year-on-year. This was the second consecutive record-breaking quarter, driven by strong growth across all core business groups as well as the...

Halliburton to Provide Digital Solutions for Kuwait Oil Company -Wednesday 3 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Halliburton Company (NYSE: HAL) today announced it was awarded a contract from Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) to collaborate on their digital transformation journey through the maintenance and expansion of digital solutions for their North Kuwait asset. It will allow KOC to...

Virtual to Live-Fire: InVeris Training Solutions Invites IDEX 2021 Attendees to Experience Its Unrivalled Military... -Wednesday 3 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- InVeris Training Solutions, the leading provider of integrated live-fire and virtual weapons training products and services for armed forces and law enforcement, will display a broad range of innovative solutions on two stands during the biennial International Defence...

Linesight Poised for Future Global Expansion With New CEO -Wednesday 3 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Multinational consultancy firm, Linesight, announced today that it is promoting Paul Boylan to the position of Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and welcoming Tom Dempsey as COO. Boylan has been appointed as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and will be taking over...

Earned, Owned and Social Media Analytics Leaders Partner To Help Companies Understand The Business Impact of Content -Wednesday 3 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Onclusive, the data science company for communications, and Shareablee, the social media analytics and competitive benchmarking company, today announced their strategic partnership to offer marketing and communications teams best-in-class solutions for earned, owned and...

Hotwire Launches New $1 Million USD Program to Advance Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in Technology Innovation -Wednesday 3 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hotwire, the global technology communications consultancy, today announced it will commit up to $1 million in services to support tech and tech-enabled organizations led by or supporting minority communities. The Program is part of Hotwire’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion...

Visa Introduces AI-Powered Innovations for Smarter Payments -Wednesday 3 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) today announced VisaNet +AI, a suite of AI-powered services that address long-standing challenges and pain points for banks, merchants and consumers—including delays and confusion with managing account balances and the unpredictability of daily settlement...

Astra to Become the First Publicly Traded Space Launch Company on NASDAQ via Merger with Holicity -Wednesday 3 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Astra, the fastest privately-funded company in history to demonstrate orbital launch capability, and Holicity Inc. (NASDAQ: HOL) (“Holicity”), a special purpose acquisition company (“SPAC”), today announced a definitive business combination agreement that will result in...

3 out of 4 Telcos Still Rely on Stores and Call Centers for Revenues, Upstream Report Says -Wednesday 3 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- For over 70% of telecom operators, stores and call-centres are still the dominant distribution channels despite the unprecedented connectivity and e-transaction demand across the globe brought in by the Covid-19 pandemic. That’s according to a new report by mobile technology...

Andersen Global Strengthens Presence in Slovakia with Wallenberg Tax -Wednesday 3 February 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global strengthens its European platform in Slovakia through a Collaboration Agreement with Wallenberg Tax, complementing the existing legal capabilities of the organization’s collaborating firm in the country. Founded in 2010, the Bratislava-based firm focuses on...

Data at EAHAD 2021 Highlight Value of Takeda’s Leading Hematology Portfolio in Clinical Settings and Commitment to... -Wednesday 3 February 2021

− Seven Year Data Reinforce Long-term Efficacy and Safety Review of ADVATE (Antihemophilic Factor [Recombinant]) − Abstracts Support Use of Real World Evidence to Advance Treatment and Patient Outcomes − Takeda’s Heritage in Bleeding Disorders and Commitment to Investing in...

Abu Dhabi Media Appoints Choueiri Group’s MediaSat as Its Exclusive Advertising Media Representative -Wednesday 3 February 2021  

Abu Dhabi Media Company has appointed MediaSat, a Choueiri Group company, to handle the exclusive, advertising sales for its general entertainment TV channels, radio, digital and publishing, across the MENA region and beyond. The long-term agreement will strengthen Abu Dhabi Media’s...

Ampol Resets SAP Strategy and Switches to Rimini Street Support for its SAP Software -Wednesday 3 February 2021

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 Ampol Limited, Australia’s leading transport fuels...

Alibaba Group Announces Proposed Offering of Senior Unsecured Notes -Wednesday 3 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Alibaba Group Holding Limited (NYSE: BABA and HKEX: 9988, “Alibaba,” “Alibaba Group” or the “company”) today announced that it proposes to offer U.S. dollar-denominated senior unsecured notes (the “Notes”), including notes being issued under its sustainable...

Shell, C3 AI, Baker Hughes, and Microsoft Launch the Open AI Energy Initiative, an Ecosystem of AI Solutions to Help... -Tuesday 2 February 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Shell (NYSE:RDS), C3 AI (NYSE:AI), Baker Hughes (NYSE:BKR), and Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) today announced the launch of the Open AI Energy Initiative™ (OAI), a first-of-its-kind open ecosystem of artificial intelligence (AI)-based solutions for the energy and process...

Dexcom and Nick Jonas Unveil First-Ever Super Bowl Commercial, Calling for Better Care for People With Diabetes -Tuesday 2 February 2021  

Partnership brings important diabetes conversation to one of the world’s biggest stages Ad raises awareness of Dexcom continuous glucose monitoring as newer, better technology replacing painful fingerpricks In the face of a socially distanced Super Bowl Sunday, Dexcom is...