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Sumitomo Corporation of Americas Makes Strategic Investment in Sintavia NEW YORK -Wednesday 5 August 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sumitomo Corporation of Americas (“SCOA”), the largest subsidiary of Sumitomo Corporation, one of the world’s largest traders of goods and services, announced today that it entered into an agreement to increase its investment in Sintavia, LLC (“Sintavia”), the...

Latest Generation YellowScan Mapping Systems Rely on Velodyne Lidar Sensors to Meet Demanding Needs of Survey... -Wednesday 5 August 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced two new generation YellowScan mobile mapping systems use Velodyne’s lidar sensors to help achieve the high precision and accuracy needed in aerial 3D mapping. Velodyne’s powerful lidar sensors generate real-time georeferenced point...

JDE Peet’s Reports Strong Half-year 2020 Results -Tuesday 4 August 2020

Record in-home (CPG) sales growth driven by developed markets CPG performance largely offsets away-from-home Good recovery in away-from-home starting in June Adjusted EBIT organic growth of 10.5% to EUR 642 million Underlying profit increased by 12.0%;...

$3 Trillion is not enough -Tuesday 4 August 2020  

Coronavirus pandemic, and the U.S – China trade tensions have recently hit the U.S extremely hard, which has resulted in a GDP falling a historic -32.9% in Q2 of 2020, slowing down from -5% in the previous period. Meanwhile, the US has already spent $3 trillion propping up the economy since...

Smiths Detection Completes Acquisition of PathSensors -Tuesday 4 August 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Smiths Detection, a global leader in detection and screening technologies, today confirmed that it has completed the acquisition of PathSensors, a leading bio-technology solutions and environmental-testing company, based in Baltimore, MD, USA. The acquisition strengthens...

JEOL: Release of the New Scanning Electron Microscope JSM-IT700HR -Tuesday 4 August 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- JEOL Ltd. (TOKYO:6951) (President & COO Izumi Oi) announces the release of a new scanning electron microscope (SEM), the JSM-IT700HR for unprecedentedly high throughput in August 2020. Development background Scanning electron microscopes are used in various fields, such...

Global Visa Study Finds 67% of Small Businesses and 78% of Consumers Have Adopted New Behaviors to Adjust to COVID-19 -Tuesday 4 August 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As small and micro businesses (SMBs) worldwide continue to endure the financial impact of COVID-19, one thing is clear: rethinking the checkout or point-of-sale (POS) experience is essential for survival on Main Street. Visa (NYSE: V) today released the Visa Back to Business...

Patient Safety Movement Foundation, the American Society of Anesthesiologists, The Leapfrog Group, and the International... -Tuesday 4 August 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, four leading global organizations dedicated to fighting preventable deaths due to medical errors announced their partnership to co-convene the #uniteforsafecare program on World Patient Safety Day (September 17, 2020). In June, the Patient Safety Movement...

Moody's Analytics Repeats IFRS 9 Wins at Risk Technology Awards -Monday 3 August 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- For the second straight year, Moody’s Analytics has won the Risk Technology Awards for IFRS 9 – Enterprise Solution of the Year and IFRS 9 – ECL Modelling Solution of the Year. The two IFRS 9 awards bring the Moody’s Analytics tally to seven in the 2020 Risk...

First Eagle to Open Its First German Office in More Than 80 Years; New Hire Louanges Will Direct International Wholesale... -Monday 3 August 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- First Eagle Investment Management, LLC (“First Eagle”) is pleased to announce plans to open a branch of First Eagle Investment Management Ltd. in Munich, Germany, through which the firm will serve international wholesale clients in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA)...

Velodyne Lidar Sensors Power Emesent’s Hovermap to Fly Beyond the Visual Line of Sight -Friday 31 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced that Emesent’s newly introduced Autonomy Level 2 (AL2) technology for Hovermap uses Velodyne lidar sensors to provide real-time perception and high-quality, accurate 3D data. Hovermap is a plug-and-play mapping and autonomy payload for...

Union of Arab Banks, Union of Arab Chambers and INSME Issue Digital Economy Guidelines with GCEL to Reenergize the... -Friday 31 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- International organizations released Ten Digital Economy Guidelines in alignment with the G20 Leaders’ policy directives that aim at securing sustainable economic growth. The Guidelines were adopted by the Union of Arab Banks (UAB), Union of Arab...

CoinEx $50M Ecosystem Development Fund Points First Investment as OneSwap -Thursday 30 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CoinEx, a global and professional cryptocurrency exchange service provider, announced today the launch of a $50 million Ecosystem Development Fund to back visionary companies whose products and services will facilitate the development of CoinEx’s ecosystem. This press...

Empagliflozin meets primary endpoint in reducing risk of cardiovascular death or hospitalization for heart failure in... -Thursday 30 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Positive top-line results from the EMPEROR-Reduced Phase III trial in adults with heart failure with reduced ejection fraction, with and without diabetes, were announced today by Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY). EMPEROR-Reduced met its primary...

Manchester City’s Agüero, Foden, Sterling and others feature in new film highlighting the growing threat of... -Wednesday 29 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Manchester City stars Sergio Agüero, Phil Foden and Raheem Sterling all feature in an emotive new short film that aims to bring home the reality of the global water crisis to football fans across the world. Released on World Conservation Day, ‘The End of Football’ is the...

REDAVIA Deploys First Solar Farm in Kenya at Menengai Farmers Ltd -Wednesday 29 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- REDAVIA, a global market leader of cost-effective, reliable, and clean solar power for businesses, deployed its first solar farm in Kenya for Menengai Farmers Ltd tea farm in Tigoni. For the first 20 years of its operations, Menengai Farmers Ltd successfully grew tea...

Irisys SafeCount Live Occupancy Monitoring Solution Automates Occupancy Compliance and Enables Social Distancing for... -Tuesday 28 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The COVID-19 pandemic has created an urgent need to accurately and efficiently manage occupancy regulations and enable social distancing in corporate workspaces, higher education buildings, retail stores, and manufacturing facilities. The Irisys SafeCount™ Live Occupancy...

Amazentis Launches Timeline™ powered by Mitopure™ A Breakthrough in Cellular Nutrition -Tuesday 28 July 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Pioneering life sciences company, Amazentis, today announces new clinical findings and the commercial launch of Timeline Cellular Nutrition in the United States. After a decade of research by leading scientists and medical doctors, Timeline Nutrition is the first brand to...

Ozow - Paving the Way for Open Banking in Africa -Tuesday 28 July 2020      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- “In a constantly changing global economy, traditionally dominated by large banks since 1472, (something which is unlikely to change in the coming decades), Ozow is positioned as a disruptor to challenge the status quo. Ozow is leading the way with an Open Banking platform in...

GEN Z IS ON TV ALL OVER THE WORLD -Tuesday 28 July 2020  

In this latest research installment powered by Choueiri Group’s Data Team, we take a closer look at how the COVID-19 crises has brought about a significant surge in TV Viewership for GEN Z “Zoomers” around the globe. These insightful findings serve to inspire regional brands to tap into...