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First Head-to-Head Biologic Study in Ulcerative Colitis Published in The New England Journal of... OSAKA, Japan -Friday 27 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced further results from the VARSITY study, which demonstrated the superiority of the gut-selective biologic vedolizumab (Entyvio®) to the anti-tumor necrosis factor-alpha (anti-TNFα)...

Samsung Bioepis Announces Phase 3 Results of SB8, Bevacizumab Biosimilar Candidate, at the European Society for Medical... -Friday 27 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd. today announced results from the Phase 3 study evaluating the efficacy and safety of SB8, a bevacizumab biosimilar candidate, compared to reference bevacizumab in patients with metastatic or recurrent non-squamous non-small cell lung cancer...

Vendavo Announces Settlement of Intellectual Property Lawsuit -Thursday 26 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vendavo, the market leader in commercial excellence solutions, announced today it has entered into a comprehensive settlement agreement with Price f(x) corporation to resolve all lawsuits regarding the US Patent Nos. 8,396,814; 7,640,198; 7,308,421; 8,412,598; 7,912,792. The...

Amazon Prime Video Launches New Features for Thursday Night Football Allowing NFL Fans Around the Globe to Customize... -Thursday 26 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- (NASDAQ: AMZN) — For the third straight year, Amazon Prime Video brings NFL fans around the world Thursday Night Football Presented by Bud Light Platinum and launches new innovations allowing Prime members to experience the game they love like never before, with a new lineup...

Refinitiv Marks UN Climate Week with New Digital Finance Initiative & Sustainable Leadership Monitor at a Reception... -Thursday 26 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Refinitiv today announced the first fruits of its strategic partnership with the United Nations Secretary-General’s Task Force on Digital Financing of the Sustainable Development Goals (the Task Force) - a Digital Governance of Infrastructure (DGI) initiative and the...

Aggreko Awarded for Excellence in Environmental Stewardship -Thursday 26 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aggreko plc, the global leader in rental power, heating and cooling, has been recognized by Texas Oil & Gas Awards with its award for Excellence in Environmental Stewardship for the company’s custom Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) emissions control technology that helps...

Schlumberger Announces Expiration of Tender Offer for Any and All of Schlumberger Holdings Corporation’s... -Thursday 26 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Limited (“Schlumberger”) today announced the expiration of the previously announced cash tender offer by Schlumberger Holdings Corporation, an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Schlumberger (“SHC”), for any and all of its outstanding (a) 3.000% Senior...

Philip Morris International Inc. Launches IQOS 3 DUO -Thursday 26 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) announced today the latest addition to its smoke-free portfolio, IQOS 3 DUO. The continued development of technology exemplified by IQOS 3 DUO—driven by consumer insights and supported by scientific...

SAP Cloud Solutions Land on Alibaba Cloud Platform in China -Thursday 26 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Alibaba Group and SAP today announced that SAP S/4HANA® Cloud and SAP® Cloud Platform are now available on Alibaba Cloud, the data intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group in China. Chinese enterprises can now easily adopt SAP’s world-leading enterprise cloud solutions...

Refinitiv Partners with AFGRI Technology Services to use AI and Alternative Data Sets to Enable Small Farmers to Gain... -Thursday 26 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Refinitiv and AFGRI Technology Services (ATS) today announce the Bankable Farmer Research Initiative (BFRI). BFRI will be dedicated to the use of data science, alternative data sets and novel approaches to risk modelling in order to increase access to financial services for...

Fast ROI in Home Cryptocurrency Mining With BitHarp -Wednesday 25 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BitHarp Group Limited ( www.BitHarp.com ), an experienced manufacturer of crypto mining hardware, is now a favorite name amongst individuals interested in profitable crypto mining from the comforts of their home. The company’s recently launched products Lyre Miner and Harp...

Alibaba and WFP Unveil Next Generation of Machine Learning Technology in the Fight Against Hunger -Wednesday 25 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Alibaba Group and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) announced the launch of “Hunger Map LIVE,” a groundbreaking global hunger monitoring system that uses Artificial Intelligence (AI), machine learning and data analytics to predict and track the magnitude...

Rapid Tampere speeds up joint industrial innovations -Wednesday 25 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sandvik, Kalmar, Caruna and Valmet, high-class international industrial companies, have joined Rapid Tampere, the first collaboration accelerator in the Tampere Region, Finland. A global search for top high-tech associates to collaborate with these companies has started. The...

Schlumberger Announces Pricing of Tender Offer for Any and All of Schlumberger Holdings Corporation’s Outstanding... -Wednesday 25 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Schlumberger Limited (“Schlumberger”) today announced that Schlumberger Holdings Corporation, an indirect wholly-owned subsidiary of Schlumberger (“SHC”), has priced the previously announced cash tender offer for any and all of its outstanding (a) 3.000% Senior Notes...

In Letter to VP Pence, APP Urges U.S. to Stand Up for Nigerian Christians -Wednesday 25 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- In a letter to Vice President Pence, American Principles Project and a number of other groups, including International Christian Concern, Capitol Allies, Frontiers of Freedom, Institute for Liberty, and Project 21 – Black Leadership Network, urged the U.S. Government to...

Transforming a City… and the Lives of Millions -Wednesday 25 September 2019  

The city of Riyadh has embarked on an ambitious programme of urban planning and civil engineering announced by the government worth over US$23 billion that will transform the capital with four major projects into one of the most livable cities in the world. King Salman Park will be the...

GSMA Partnership Programme Expands to Create the Largest IoT Community in Asia Pacific -Wednesday 25 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA APAC IoT Partnership Programme has expanded to include more than thirty mobile operators making it the largest IoT community in the Asia Pacific region (APAC), the GSMA announced today. The programme brings operators and their partners together including developers,...

Netlink Acquires Enterprise Touch -Wednesday 25 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Netlink, a premier provider of information technology and business analytics solutions has acquired Enterprise Touch, an Enterprise Mobility and Digital Transformation Services Provider based in Chennai, India. Netlink is a leading services organization with a strong...

IDEMIA Invests Further in APAC Border Processing Capability Platform -Wednesday 25 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Building on its recently renewed business in the region, IDEMIA is expanding its investment in its people in Canberra and Sydney. The growing organization is driven by the adaptation of the Gen 3.0 Border & Airport platform for the local market with a portfolio of solutions...

SmartStream’s New Artificial Intelligence Managed Service for Proactive Data Monitoring -Wednesday 25 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SmartStream Technologies, the financial Transaction Lifecycle Management (TLM®) solutions provider, today launched artificial intelligence (AI) into its existing managed service offering, which covers reconciliations, corporate actions, cash management and reference data....