News Articles

Andersen Global Enters Namibia; Continues Expanding Presence in Africa SAN FRANCISCO -Wednesday 9 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Andersen Global is proud to announce a collaboration agreement with one of Namibia’s largest law firms, Dr Weder, Kauta & Hoveka Inc. Andersen Global’s presence in Southern Africa has grown significantly this year with additions in South Africa, Zambia, Botswana, Zimbabwe,...

Mavenir Introduces Mobile Business Fabric™ to Transform Business Communications for Deskless Mobile Workers -Tuesday 8 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mavenir, the industry’s only end-to-end, cloud-native Network Software Provider, today announced its Mobile Business Fabric™, a dynamic and fluid business communications framework designed to meet the evolving digital needs of businesses as mobility becomes a primary driver...

Veteran Exhibitors Tell Their Stories as 25th China Yiwu International Commodities (Standards) Fair Is About... -Tuesday 8 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 25th China Yiwu International Commodities (Standards) Fair (Yiwu Fair 2019) will open on October 21-25, 2019 in Yiwu – the largest small commodity wholesale market in China. With 3,600 booths, Yiwu Fair 2019 will exhibit in nine major categories, and expect 150,000...

GSMA: Russian Mobile Operators to Lead Commonwealth of Independent States in 5G Deployments -Tuesday 8 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Russia will lead the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)1 in the commercialisation of 5G services, with the region’s other markets all launching 5G networks by 2025, according to the GSMA’s Mobile Economy: Russia & CIS 2019 report, which was published today at...

Project Management Institute Announces the Top 50 Most Influential Projects of the Last 50 Years -Tuesday 8 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Project Management Institute (PMI) today announced the top 50 notable and influential projects of the past 50 years in its list of Most Influential Projects. This is a first-of-its-kind ranking for PMI that celebrates the most impactful projects from the past 50 years and...

WEX Launches Virtual Payments Solutions with Mastercard in Middle East -Tuesday 8 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- WEX (NYSE: WEX), a leading financial technology service provider, today announced it has further expanded its global footprint and entered the Middle Eastern payments market to issue virtual cards in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). WEX’s virtual card solution will be...

Best’s Market Segment Report: MENA Reinsurers: Turbulence Creates Opportunity -Monday 7 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Middle East and North African reinsurers have faced increased turbulence in recent years, creating challenges for some and opportunities for others. The market remains characterised by challenging conditions, overcapacity, and an increase in large loss activity. In...

SolarWinds to Showcase Enhanced Orion Platform at GITEX Technology Week 2019 -Monday 7 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SolarWinds (NYSE:SWI), a leading provider of powerful and affordable IT management software, today announced its participation at GITEX Technology Week, October 6 – 10, 2019, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The company, who holds the May 2019 Gartner® Peer...

Project Management Institute Announces 2020 Board of Directors -Monday 7 October 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Project Management Institute (PMI), the world’s leading association for the project, program and portfolio management profession, today announced its 2020 Board of Directors. PMI’s membership elects the governing body to serve three-year terms. Four directors elected by...

Avaya expands platform choice for its market-leading Contact Center solutions with Microsoft Cloud -Sunday 6 October 2019

GITEX Technology Week – Avaya, a global leader in solutions to enhance and simplify communications and collaboration, and Microsoft today used GITEX Technology Week 2019 to announce that they will join forces to bring contact centre services to the cloud. Avaya IX-CC, a next generation...

Mavenir Survey Reveals 100% of Mobile Operators Plan to Implement OpenRAN -Saturday 5 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mavenir, the industry’s only end-to-end cloud-native Network Software Provider and a leader in accelerating software network transformation for communications service providers (CSPs), revealed results of a recent Mobile Operator survey on OpenRAN. The survey, conducted by...

Mavenir Demonstrates 5G O-RAN Interface at Center of Innovation in Stockholm -Friday 4 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mavenir, the industry’s only end-to-end cloud-native Network Software Provider and a leader in accelerating software network transformation for communications service providers (CSPs), has successfully demonstrated the transmission of data traffic over O-RAN interface in a 5G...

GSMA Reveals First Details For MWC Barcelona 2020 -Friday 4 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced the first details of MWC Barcelona 2020, including keynote speakers, prominent participating companies, programmes and events. MWC Barcelona will take place 24-27 February 2020, with events also staged at Fira Gran Via, Fira Montjuïc and La Farga...

Andersen Tax & Legal Adds Location in Poland -Friday 4 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global announced today that Andersen Tax & Legal in Poland is expanding with a new office in Torun to serve clients in northern-central Poland. Torun is one of four locations in Poland in which Andersen Global has a presence through its member and collaborating...

Mavenir Opens New Center of Innovation in Stockholm -Friday 4 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mavenir, the industry’s only end-to-end cloud-native Network Software Provider and a leader in accelerating software network transformation for communications service providers (CSPs), has opened another Center of Innovation, now in Stockholm. The Center will focus on...

GSMA Announces New Speakers for Mobile 360 – Eurasia 2019 -Friday 4 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced a number of new high-profile speakers for its Mobile 360 – Eurasia 2019 conference taking place at the Lotte Hotel, Moscow on the 8-9 October 2019. The industry event features a stellar line-up of senior leaders from across the mobile ecosystem who...

HireRight Strengthens Global Offering with Two Key Acquisitions in Japan and Australia -Friday 4 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- HireRight, a leading provider of global employment background checks, drug testing, education verification and electronic Form I-9 and E-Verify solutions, is pleased to announce the acquisitions of J-Screen and PeopleCheck, leading background screening providers based in Tokyo,...

Murray Energy Corporation Enters Into Forbearance Agreements with its Lenders -Friday 4 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Murray Energy Corporation (“Murray Energy” or “the Company”) announced today that it has entered into forbearance agreements with lenders holding in excess of 50% of outstanding loans under its Superpriority Credit and Guaranty Agreement and with lenders holding in...

Fujifilm to Sponsor the World Marketing Summit 2019, Organized by Professor Philip Kotler, as Global Partner, and to... -Thursday 3 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FUJIFILM Holdings Corporation (President: Kenji Sukeno)(TOKYO:4901) is pleased to announce that it will sponsor the World Marketing Summit 2019 as a global partner. The World Marketing Summit was launched in 2010 by Professor Philip Kotler of the Kellogg School of Management...

Philip Morris International Recognized for Best-in-Class Practices by the 2019 Golden Bridge Awards® -Thursday 3 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) announced today that it has earned four prestigious honors in the 2019 Golden Bridge Business and Innovation Awards®, the world’s premier “Business Awards” program honoring achievements in every industry around the world....