News Articles

Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly to collaborate with Duke Clinical Research Institute on a pragmatic trial examining... INGELHEIM, Germany & INDIANAPOLIS, US -Tuesday 26 May 2020  

Ischemic heart disease, including myocardial infarction, is the leading cause of death in the world1 EMPACT-MI is the first trial in the SGLT2 inhibitor class to investigate the prevention of heart failure after acute myocardial infarction in adults with and without diabetes The trial is...

Kamigumi Selects Rimini Street Support for Its SAP Applications -Tuesday 26 May 2020  

(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 Kamigumi Co., Ltd., the leading harbor transportation...

AGCO Agriculture Foundation Launches COVID-19 Aid Program with $100,000 Donation to the World Food Program USA -Tuesday 26 May 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The AGCO Agriculture Foundation (AAF), a private foundation committed to ending hunger through sustainable agricultural development, today announced the launch of its COVID-19 Aid Program with a $100,000 grant to the World Food Program USA (WFP USA) in support of the United...

Mary Kay Inc. Continues Its Support of Women’s Empowerment at the International Women’s Forum TIME’S... -Tuesday 26 May 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mary Kay Inc. continues its support of female entrepreneurship, empowerment and thought leadership as a premier sponsor for the 2020 International Women's Forum (IWF) Virtual Cornerstone Conference. Originally scheduled to take place May 13-15, in London, the conference has...

SES Elects to Accelerate Clearing of C-Band Spectrum in Support of FCC’s 5G Plan for the US -Tuesday 26 May 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES, the leader in global content connectivity solutions, elects today to clear a portion of the C-band spectrum in the United States in accordance with the accelerated timeline detailed in the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Order published in the Federal Register...

Ingram Micro Extends Financing Programs and Flexible Credit Options to Technology Channel Partners across Europe -Tuesday 26 May 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ingram Micro Inc. today announced another wave of financial services to help channel partners solve for the cash crunch created by the COVID-19 pandemic, while meeting the technology needs of businesses and consumers worldwide. Readily available throughout Europe, the new and...

Panasonic and Blue Yonder Extend Strategic Partnership to Accelerate the Autonomous Supply Chain -Monday 25 May 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On May 20, 2020, Panasonic Corporation announced that it is making an equity investment in Blue Yonder — the leading end-to-end supply chain software provider. The investment via a secondary sale of shares values Blue Yonder at an enterprise value of $5.5 billion. It builds...

China’s Innovative Approach to Its Financial Industry Development Shared in New Video Series -Monday 25 May 2020    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Over the past 40 years, China pursued all avenues in the roll-out of its financial reform and steered its financial system toward an open, inclusive and forward-thinking model. Now available on YouTube, the series The Story of New Finance in China recounts this period of...

UAE develops a Rapid Coronavirus laser testing technology -Wednesday 20 May 2020  

QuantLase Imaging Lab, the medical-research arm of the Abu Dhabi Stock Exchange-listed International Holdings Company (IHC), announced that it has developed novel equipment which enables for much faster mass screenings, with test results available in seconds and allowing testing on a wider...

MHPS Captures Global Gas Turbine Market Share Leadership Again -Wednesday 20 May 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) ranks first in market share by megawatts for gas turbine orders in 2020 according to data obtained from McCoy Power Reports. First quarter global orders of 2,638 MW brought MHPS’ market share to 28.5 percent globally. This increase in...

‘20by2020’ Deploys Sustainable Lighting Solutions in Jordan to Benefit the Daily Lives of More than 3,000... -Wednesday 20 May 2020  

As part of the UAE humanitarian initiative, ‘20by2020’, the Zayed Sustainability Prize has announced the recent deployment of sustainable lighting solutions at Prince Hamzah Hospital in the Jordanian capital Amman. The hospital is currently treating the largest number of COVID-19 patients in...

SD Express Delivers New Gigabyte Speeds for SD Memory Cards -Wednesday 20 May 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The SD Association announced today the SD 8.0 Specification for SD Express memory cards receives even faster transfer speeds by using the popular PCI Express® (PCIe®) 4.0 specification delivering a maximum of nearly 4 gigabytes per second (GB/s) data transfer rate. These full...

Reaffirming the Performance and Power of TV -Wednesday 20 May 2020  

In the face on an unprecedented crisis When brand custodians and marketeers were setting-out to plan 2020, no one could have foreseen a situation even remotely close to the one we are witnessing with the current COVID-19 crisis. How does one allocate budgets to a media mix when cinemas are...

Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) awarded Best Trading Innovation Excellence (GCC) 2020 by Capital Finance... -Wednesday 20 May 2020  

The Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) has been declared the winner of the Best Trading Innovation Excellence - GCC 2020 at the Capital Finance International (CFI) Awards. H.E. Khalifa Al Mansouri, Chief Executive of ADX, said: “Innovation is an essential aspect of our long-term growth...

EIG Raises $1.1 Billion for Global Project Fund V -Tuesday 19 May 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- EIG Global Energy Partners (EIG) announced today the successful final close of EIG Global Project Fund V (GPF V or the Fund) with total commitments of $1.1 billion, nearly 50% higher than the Fund’s $750 million target. EIG also raised an additional $1.5 billion of...

Reflecting on an unusual Ramadan -Tuesday 19 May 2020  

Our ongoing research, powered by Choueiri Group’s Data Team now examines how the Covid-19 pandemic is impacting the lives of Arabs in the UAE and KSA during the Holy Month of Ramadan. From the evident shifts in Ramadan activities, to restrained and new spending habits, we also focus on...

Moody’s Analytics Named Category Leader for CLO Solutions in Chartis Report -Tuesday 19 May 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Analytics, a global provider of financial intelligence, has earned the Category Leader distinction in a new Chartis Research report. Technology Solutions for Credit Risk 2.0: Credit Risk Analytics, 2020; Market Update and CVA/CLO Solutions Vendor Landscape evaluates...

Bureau van Dijk and RDC Each Earn Category Leader Distinction in Chartis KYC/AML Data Solutions Report -Tuesday 19 May 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bureau van Dijk, a Moody’s Analytics company, and Regulatory DataCorp (RDC), which Moody’s acquired in January, are Category Leaders in a new Chartis Research report. KYC/AML Data Solutions, 2020: Market and Vendor Landscape evaluates 15 leading vendors of Know Your...

ADIHEX 18th edition to take place in September 2021 -Monday 18 May 2020  

The Higher Organizing Committee of the Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition (ADIHEX) has announced that the 18th edition of the exhibition, which was scheduled for 29th September - 3rd October 2020, will be rescheduled to  September 2021, under the theme of...

The Impact Of Covid-19 On News Consumption In The UAE -Monday 18 May 2020  

In this installment of our ongoing series on the unprecedented Covid-19 situation and its impact on media and advertising, we present the latest data findings from our partners DMI. These depict how Online News Readership amongst Arab audiences in the UAE is continuing to surge across both of...