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Cambridge University Press, Cambridge Assessment English and Kaplan Test Prep Collaborate on New Livestreamed and Online... NEW YORK -Tuesday 25 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Cambridge University Press and Cambridge Assessment English, who together provide official preparation materials for Cambridge English Qualifications and IELTS (International English Language Testing System) have partnered with Kaplan Test Prep, a premier provider of...

Divani Collection Hotels Joins Global Hotel Alliance -Monday 24 June 2019

Global Hotel Alliance (“GHA”), the world’s largest alliance of independent hotel brands and operator of the award-winning, multi-brand loyalty programme, DISCOVERY, today announced that Divani Collection Hotels (“Divani”) will join its growing portfolio of over 30 independent brands...

CSC Announces Cyber Security Findings for the Media Industry -Saturday 22 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Securing a company’s digital infrastructure has become a major concern to corporations worldwide. With leading security companies and other organizations alerting corporations and the public to recent widespread, state-sponsored domain name system (DNS) hijacking, more and...

Lumileds Highlights Environmental, Health and Safety Milestones in First Sustainability Report -Saturday 22 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lumileds, a global leader in innovative lighting solutions, today released its 2018 Sustainability Report, which details the company’s progress in supporting the transition to a worldwide low-carbon economy. In the report, Lumileds highlights how its lighting solutions are...

ExaGrid Voted “Enterprise Backup Hardware Product of the Year” -Friday 21 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ExaGrid®, a leading provider of intelligent hyperconverged storage for backup, today announced that it has been voted Storage Magazine’s “Enterprise Backup Hardware Product of the Year” at its annual awards ceremony Storries XVI. Winners are determined by public...

Algorand Foundation Marks New Chapter in Global Economics with Inaugural Auction -Friday 21 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Algorand Foundation announced today the successful completion of its inaugural Algo auction, marking the launch of the Algorand platform and its original economic model that uses a unique combination of consensus-driven blockchain technology and economic incentives to...

Bank ABC Partners with Jumio to Become First Bank in the Middle East to Employ Biometric-Based Digital KYC... -Thursday 20 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Jumio, the leading AI-powered trusted identity as a service provider, today announced a partnership with Bank ABC, the MENA (Middle East and North Africa) region’s leading international bank. The partnership enables Bank ABC’s new mobile-only bank to compliantly onboard new...

Legerity FastPost Helps Leading Life Insurer to Automate New Financial Reporting and Disclosures Process -Thursday 20 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Aegon UK, a leading savings, protection and investment service provider has selected Legerity Limited’s FastPost IFRS 17 solution to help it transition to the new International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS 17). The new standard takes effect from January 2022 and is one...

Ascend Completes Investment in Reliability, Capacity of NTA Chelate Production -Wednesday 19 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials, a global provider of premium chemicals, fibers and plastics, announced today the completion of a multimillion-dollar reliability and capacity investment in nitrilotriacetic acid production at its Chocolate Bayou facility in Alvin, Texas. The...

Andersen Name Grows in Poland -Wednesday 19 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Just a few months after joining Andersen Global as a collaborating firm, KSP Legal and Tax Advice (KSP T.Srokosz i Wspólnicy Sp.k.), has adopted the name Andersen Tax & Legal and joined the Andersen Tax & Legal team in Poland. The Andersen name now has broad coverage in Poland...

Middle East Continues to Be a Very Rich Opportunity for UK Education Institutions, Suppliers and Service Providers -Wednesday 19 June 2019

The Middle East continues to be a great opportunity for growth for British education institutions, suppliers and service providers, delegates were told at the recently concluded UK-Middle East Education Summit in London. Ashwin Assomull, Head of .E.K. Consulting’s Education Practice,...

comforte AG Gives Apache Kafka a Big Data Security Boost -Wednesday 19 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- comforte AG, a leading provider of enterprise data security and digital payments solutions, has announced new integration capabilities for Apache Kafka with the latest release of its Enterprise Data Protection Suite. Apache Kafka is a distributed data streaming platform that...

Toshiba Memory Holdings Reorganizes Its Capital Structure -Wednesday 19 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Toshiba Memory Holdings Corporation, the world leader in memory solutions, announced today that it has reorganized its capital structure. The company refinanced loans from its main financial banks and issued non-convertible-bond-type preferred stock as a third-party allotment...

Study from Project Management Institute Identifies Six AI Technologies Impacting Project Professionals -Tuesday 18 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Project Management Institute (PMI) today released its 2019 Pulse of the Profession® In-Depth Report: AI Innovators: Cracking the Code on Project Performance. The report provides an in-depth look at how artificial intelligence (AI) is impacting organizations and the project...

Boehringer Ingelheim and OSE Immunotherapeutics Announce Dosing Of the First Patient in a Phase 1 Trial of SIRPα... -Tuesday 18 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boehringer Ingelheim and OSE Immunotherapeutics SA (ISIN: FR0012127173; Mnémo: OSE) today announce that the first patient has been dosed in the first-in-human Phase 1 clinical trial evaluating BI 765063, formerly OSE-172, a first-in-class monoclonal antibody antagonist of...

P&G Reimagines Creativity to Reinvent Advertising Through Innovative New Creative Partnerships -Monday 17 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) today announced a series of innovative new creative partnerships with John Legend, Arianna Huffington’s Thrive Global, and others that reimagine creativity to reinvent advertising at a time when change is needed. Meeting growing...

Philip Morris International Holds ‘Open Mic’ at 2019 Cannes Lions Festival -Monday 17 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Philip Morris International (PMI) (NYSE: PM) announced today its return to the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity to engage with those who are actively creating and shaping meaningful change in the world. Working from its central theme of “Open Mic,” PMI...

Fine Making Strides towards Gender Equality in Saudi Arabia -Sunday 16 June 2019

For Fine Hygienic Holding, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of hygienic paper products, maintaining a committed and exceptional workforce means only hiring the best and brightest, and this system of meritocracy has led to the establishment of a strict policy of diversity and inclusion....

S BLOCK Co-host With World Blockchain Forum Singapore & World Blockchain Award Asia  -Saturday 15 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Asia's highly anticipated blockchain event World Blockchain Forum · Singapore & World Blockchain Award · Asia will be held on June 22-23, 2019 at the Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. The conference will bring together more than 4,000 global elites from government,...

5G Realised at MWC19 Shanghai in 2-Week Countdown -Friday 14 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- With two weeks until MWC19 Shanghai, the GSMA today announced a number of exciting 5G experiences at MWC19 Shanghai including 5G immersive experience of sports, performing arts and culture open to all event attendees; 5G-connected exhibition halls and 5G-enabled tele-mentored...