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MLB, NTT Unveil Groundbreaking Tech Partnership NEW YORK -Thursday 5 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Major League Baseball (MLB) and NTT, a global technology and business solutions leader, have partnered on a multi-year technology partnership. NTT is the first Japan based information technology company to be named an official MLB partner in the United States. The announcement...

Moody’s Names Shivani Kak as Head of Investor Relations, David Hogan as Interim Treasurer -Thursday 5 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE: MCO) announced today that it has named Shivani Kak as its new Head of Investor Relations and David Hogan as Interim Treasurer. Salli Schwartz, Moody’s current Global Head of Strategic Capital Management, will leave the company on September 6,...

GVK BIO Announces the Promotion of Sudhir Kumar Singh to Chief Operating Officer and Appointment of Ramesh Subramanian... -Wednesday 4 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GVK BIO, a leading global Contract Research and Development Organisation (CRDO), is pleased to announce the promotion of Sudhir Kumar Singh, Ph.D., to the position of Chief Operating Officer and the appointment of Ramesh Subramanian, Ph.D., as its new Chief Commercial...

MovieLabs, Netflix, Britbox, Sony, Facebook and VICE join compelling IBC2019 speaker line-up -Wednesday 4 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IBC2019 is excited to announce a raft of new speakers and additional thought-provoking conference sessions adding to the world-class line-up that has already been announced. With less than a month to go until the industry’s most influential media, entertainment and...

Vocera Enhances the Mobile Communication Experience with New Vocera Vina Smartphone App -Wednesday 4 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vocera Communications, Inc. (NYSE:VCRA), a recognised leader in clinical communication and workflow solutions, today announced the release of Vocera Vina, the company’s revolutionary new smartphone application. The customisable communication app presents prioritised...

Boehringer Ingelheim Expands KRAS Cancer Program with Lupin’s Clinical Stage MEK Inhibitor Compound -Wednesday 4 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim and Lupin Limited (Lupin) today announced a licensing, development and commercialization agreement for Lupin’s MEK inhibitor compound (LNP3794) as a potential targeted therapy for patients with difficult-to-treat cancers. The partnership aims to develop...

Andersen Tax Is Now Andersen -Wednesday 4 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Hearkening the legacy and values of the Andersen name, Andersen Tax, one of the nation’s largest independent tax firms, will now operate under the brand “Andersen.” The Andersen name reflects the full scope of services available to clients in the U.S. and...

Results from RE-SPECT CVT® published - first trial of NOAC in cerebral venous thrombosis -Wednesday 4 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boehringer Ingelheim today announced the publication of primary analysis from RE-SPECT CVT®, the first exploratory, prospective, randomised controlled study of a NOAC in patients with blood clots in the veins or venous sinuses of the brain. The trial investigated the safety...

CR2 and Network International Announce Partnership to Deliver Mobile Banking as a Managed Hosted Service in MEA -Tuesday 3 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Banking software leader CR2, has signed a strategic partnership with Network International, the leading enabler of digital commerce across Africa and the Middle East. CR2 and Network International will deliver mobile banking as a Managed Hosted Service, enabling banks to...

Boehringer Ingelheim and Zealand Pharma Advance Dual-Acting GLP-1/glucagon Agonist BI 456906 to Phase 2 Clinical Testing... -Tuesday 3 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boehringer Ingelheim and Zealand Pharma A/S (“Zealand”) (NASDAQ: ZEAL), have announced that Boehringer Ingelheim plans to initiate Phase 2 development of the GLP-1/glucagon dual agonist BI 456906, which was in-licensed from Zealand. Boehringer Ingelheim and Zealand have a...

Maxon Cinema 4D Release 21 Available Immediately -Tuesday 3 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Maxon, the leading developer of professional 3D modeling, animation and rendering solutions, today announced the availability of Cinema 4D Release 21 (R21). The next generation of the professional 3D application features a completely new Caps and Bevel system, new Field...

Tuition Hikes and International Student Visa Restrictions Fuel Demand for Investment Migration Programs -Tuesday 3 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- As global headlines are dominated by the effects of changing immigration policies in the UK and the US, there is one consequence that has gone largely unnoticed: a significant decline in international student numbers. Latest statistics show that top universities have seen...

Concept Medical Inc. Granted 'Breakthrough Device Designation' From the FDA for Its MagicTouch AVF Sirolimus... -Sunday 1 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Concept Medical Inc. (CMI) has been granted "Breakthrough Device Designation" from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for MagicTouch AVF, its Sirolimus drug-coated balloon (DCB) catheter, for the treatment of stenotic lesions of Arteriovenous Fistulae or...

Toshiba Memory to Acquire the SSD Business of Taiwan’s LITE-ON Technology -Saturday 31 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Memory Holdings Corporation, which will rebrand as Kioxia Holdings Corporation on October 1, 2019, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement with LITE-ON Technology Corporation to acquire its Solid State Drive (SSD) business. The purchase price is 165...

Andersen Global Expands Into 15th Country in Africa -Friday 30 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Marking a milestone in its expansion into Africa, Andersen Global announced today it has entered into a collaboration agreement with ATax Advisors Limited (ATax), a leading tax and advisory firm in Mauritius, the 15th country in Africa in which the global organization now has...

Wipro, Google Cloud Expand Partnership to Accelerate Digital Transformation for Enterprises -Friday 30 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced the expansion of its strategic partnership with Google Cloud to accelerate cloud adoption and digital transformation...

Anniversary of the pivotal RE-LY® trial marks a decade of innovation for stroke prevention in AF... -Friday 30 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim today announces the ten-year anniversary of the RE-LY® trial publication1-3 recognising the contribution made in the decade since by patients, healthcare professionals (HCPs) and researchers. In the fifty years prior, warfarin had been the standard of...

PCI Strengthens Position in Europe with Investment in Ireland -Thursday 29 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- PCI Pharma Services (PCI), a leading biopharmaceutical outsourcing services provider, has solidified its leadership position in the EU with strategic investment to deepen its presence in Ireland and expand its European foothold. PCI has announced investment in a new...

NEC Signs Partnership Agreement with the World Food Programme for Technology Audit and Exploration -Wednesday 28 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NEC Corporation (NEC; TOKYO: 6701) today announced the signing of a partnership agreement with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to share expertise in biometrics technology. The knowledge-based support from NEC will help WFP review its systems architecture and...

Andersen Global Announces Agreement in the Netherlands -Wednesday 28 August 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global and Amsterdam-based firm Taxture have reached a collaboration agreement, demonstrating strength in the global association’s continued growth throughout Europe. Founded a decade ago by partners with roots in major law firms and the Big Four accounting firms,...