AETOS Wire Latest Press Releases from AETOS Wire http://www.aetoswire.com/rss.php?read Fri, 07 May 2021 20:35:52 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.2 RMS Unveils Significant New Event Response Innovations in ExposureIQ http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13678/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- RMS, the world's leading catastrophe risk modeling and solutions company, announced new innovations to ExposureIQ™ on the Risk Intelligence platform, including real-time catastrophe event visualizations and more powerful reporting. RMS also unveiled new capabilities to allow cross-portfolio accumulations across reinsurance and insurance workflows. ExposureIQ is an innovative, cloud-based exposure management application designed to help portfolio managers gain deeper insights into their books, scaling to millions of locations, enabling easy discovery of hotspots, diversification, and portfolio re-balancing. The application provides access to exposure information which leverages events and footprints from RMS Event Response and RMS's unique HWind real-time forecasting capabilities, to help gain a quicker and more accurate assessment of potential losses before, during, and after an event. Real-time analysis and insight into portfolios allow for alignment with a company's risk appetite, exposing threats and opportunities within their portfolio. ... info@me-newswire.com Fri, 07 May 2021 13:08:40 +0100 Zynga Announces First Quarter 2021 Financial Results http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13677/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA) today released financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2021 by posting management's Q1 2021 Quarterly Earnings Letter to its Investor Relations website. Please see the attached Quarterly Earnings Letter or visit http://investor.zynga.com/financial-information/quarterly-results to access the letter. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210505005238/en/ “We are off to an excellent start in 2021 with record Q1 results driven by breakout performances from our live services, new games and hyper-casual portfolio,” said Frank Gibeau, Chief Executive Officer at Zynga. “Today, we announced our intent to acquire Chartboost, a leading advertising and monetization platform. This transformational acquisition will combine Zynga's high-quality games portfolio and first-party data with Chartboost's proven advertising and monetization platform to create a new level of audience scale and meaningfully enhance our competitive advantage in the mobile ecosystem. ... info@me-newswire.com Fri, 07 May 2021 12:22:58 +0100 Zynga Enters Agreement to Acquire Chartboost http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13676/en Leading Mobile Advertising and Monetization Platform with More than 700 Million Monthly Users Combined Entity Brings Together Top-Tier Content and a Proven At-Scale Advertising and Monetization Platform Acquisition Expected to Close in the Third Quarter of 2021 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Chartboost, a leading mobile programmatic advertising and monetization platform. Along with its talented team, Chartboost brings a global audience of more than 700 million monthly users and more than 90 billion monthly advertising auctions. Together, Zynga and Chartboost possess all the elements of a complete, next generation platform: high-quality content, direct player relationships, massive reach and full-stack advertising technology that can be applied across Zynga's game portfolio and Chartboost's advertising partners. Chartboost is a unified advertising platform that includes a Demand Side Platform (DSP) as well as Supply Side Platform (SSP) and mediation capabilities delivered through an SDK solution. ... info@me-newswire.com Fri, 07 May 2021 11:27:06 +0100 Morocco and UN Celebrate first-ever International Argan Tree Day http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13652/en Morocco and the United Nations will be marking the first-ever International Argan Tree Day on May 10th, 2021. The Argan tree, a tree specific to the Kingdom of Morocco, will thus be celebrated every year on May 10, as an intangible cultural heritage of humanity and ancestral source of sustainable development. The proclamation of the International Argan Tree Day was announced on March 3, 2021, when the UN General Assembly adopted by consensus a draft resolution initiated by Morocco and hailed by all United Nations' member states. This milestone is a culmination of Morocco's quest to mobilize the international community to protect and further develop the country's Argan industry. It is also an international recognition of the Kingdom's efforts, guided by His Majesty King Mohammed VI, to call attention to the Argan tree's significant value, with the launch of a comprehensive program for the planting of 10,000 ha of Argan trees in the Souss-Massa-Draa region, Morocco. ... info@me-newswire.com Fri, 07 May 2021 10:09:41 +0100 RMS Global Catastrophe Model Leader Launches First Climate Change Models, Enabling New Risk ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13675/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- RMS, the world's leading catastrophe risk modeling and solutions company, revealed that according to its new Climate Change Models, and based on today's exposures, insured average annual losses (AAL) from North Atlantic Hurricane wind could increase by as much as 24 percent by 2050*, and European Flood risk AAL could increase by up to 59 percent by 2050**, based on no mitigating factors taken. The new RMS Climate Change Models combine the RMS financial impact modeling framework with the best climate science consensus, including from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). Generally available in June 2021, these models provide the most comprehensive climate change insights for North Atlantic Hurricane, Europe Inland Flood, and Europe Windstorm. Each model quantifies and differentiates the impacts of acute physical risk due to variable potential climate change scenarios (known as Representative Concentration Pathways or RCPs), different time horizons, and within specific regions. ... info@me-newswire.com Fri, 07 May 2021 10:03:44 +0100 Digital Transformation is About People! Registrations Officially Open for the Biggest C3 Global ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13674/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Leading Learning Partners Association (LLPA), an international association of 32 members across 55+ countries, have successfully hosted a series of C3 cloud skills tour events in over 17 countries in a virtual setting since January 2021. We recognize that transformation to cloud technologies requires skills transformation and most importantly, that digital transformation is about people. During this event, The LLPA in close cooperation with Microsoft and other key partners provide business leaders, executives, IT professionals, developers and Microsoft Azure consultants, an opportunity to gain valuable insights and learn from local and international leading industry experts on topics such as building high-performance teams and better ways of leveraging existing and future cloud investments. This exciting global tour is famous for bringing learning thought leaders, executives, and partners, together to collaborate and share best practices. “Leading transformation starts with an idea, a vision and the ability to identify expectations. For this you must be informed, knowledgeable, and equipped. ... info@me-newswire.com Fri, 07 May 2021 08:33:57 +0100 SEASUN BIOMATERIALS Supplies On-site COVID-19 Rapid Molecular Diagnostic System to Seoul ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13673/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- SEASUN BIOMATERIALS (CEO: Park Heekyung), a molecular diagnostic company has made its molecular diagnostic system ‘4S' (SEASUNBIO SMART SHIELD SYSTEM) available at the Seoul National University (SNU) campus after the launching at Incheon International Airport. The 4S on-site diagnostic system is a mobile molecular-laboratory equipped with negative pressure rooms and self-powered equipment for molecular diagnostics intended for rapid molecular examination and prevention of infectious diseases such as COVID-19. The entire procedure of COVID-19 diagnostics takes less than 1 hour which consists of filling out a brief questionnaire, sample collection, nucleic acid extraction, molecular detection and sending report results to customers' mobile phones. Since January 2021, SEASUN BIOMATERIALS' AQ-TOP Plus has been used for COVID-19 detection in the 'COVID-19 Test Center' established at Incheon International Airport (ICN). The test results are reported within 2 hours at ICN. The passengers and ICN staff are very satisfied with the rapid and accurate procedure of the AQ-TOP Plus. ... info@me-newswire.com Fri, 07 May 2021 07:28:44 +0100 93rd Vifor Pharma Group Annual General Meeting http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13672/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Regulatory News: At today's 93rd Annual General Meeting of Vifor Pharma Ltd., shareholders approved all proposed resolutions put forward by the Board of Directors. In view of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and in accordance with Ordinance 3 on measures to combat the coronavirus issued by the Swiss Federal Council, on the basis of Art. 8 of the new COVID-19 Act, shareholders were not permitted to attend the event in person. Shareholders exercised their rights exclusively through the independent proxy and 61.6% of the share capital was represented. Shareholder approvals Shareholders approved the Annual Report and the Annual Financial Statements of Vifor Pharma Ltd., as well as the consolidated Financial Statements of Vifor Pharma Group for 2020 by a large majority. The maximum possible 2022 remuneration for the Board of Directors and Executive Committee was also approved, as well as the 2020 Remuneration Report in a consultative vote. In addition, shareholders discharged the members of the Board of Directors and the Executive Committee for the business year 2020. A dividend of CHF 2. ... info@me-newswire.com Thu, 06 May 2021 16:26:51 +0100 RMS Announces New Models and RiskLink Version 21.0 http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13671/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- RMS, the world's leading catastrophe risk modeling and solutions company, today announces new models. Speaking at the annual RMS Exceedance conference, Mohsen Rahnama Ph.D., chief risk modeling officer and executive vice president, said: “Risk is increasingly complex and connected. RMS is focused on providing the highest quality and most transparent, robust catastrophe models to the industry in this environment. With the new inland flood models and global flood hazard maps, we address an important set of regions where flood is the most important peril, and now cover 100 percent of flood premiums written worldwide. The significant update to the RMS North Atlantic Hurricane Models incorporates the latest science, and applies the learnings from 2017 onward.” Global Flood Coverage Key flood models and maps announced today at Exceedance 2021 include: A new inland flood model for China will be available in June 2021, concurrently on both RiskLink Version 21.0 and Risk Modeler, the RMS cloud platform for model execution and analytics. ... info@me-newswire.com Thu, 06 May 2021 15:53:47 +0100 Payments Solutions From Kyriba Achieve SAP® Certifications for Integration With SAP ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13670/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Kyriba (“the Company”), a global leader of cloud-based finance and IT solutions, today announced its Kyriba Payment Network 20.10 for SAP ERP Central Component (SAP ECC) 6 and Kyriba Payment Network 20.10 for SAP S/4HANA® have achieved SAP-certified integration with the SAP NetWeaver® technology platform and SAP S/4HANA respectively. Kyriba's payments solutions have been proven to integrate with SAP® solutions, helping CFOs, treasurers and their IT counterparts who use Kyriba to accelerate their connectivity to SAP technologies, gain access to more than 45,000 payments formats out-of-the-box, reduce risk with AI-based payments fraud protection and optimize costs. “We are delighted to announce the successful SAP certification of Kyriba's payments solutions for integration with SAP NetWeaver and SAP S/4HANA,” said Boris Lipiainen, CTO at Kyriba. “The ability of CFOs and IT leaders to leverage the business potential of Kyriba and SAP solutions unlocks value across the enterprise and helps to deliver highly secure and scalable finance operations anywhere in the world. ... info@me-newswire.com Thu, 06 May 2021 13:30:42 +0100 FedEx Becomes Official Sponsor of the UEFA Champions League http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13669/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and UEFA have signed a three-year agreement in which FedEx will sponsor the UEFA Champions League commencing at the start of the 2021/22 tournament and extending for three editions through to 2023/24. The agreement also includes sponsorship rights for the UEFA Super Cup, UEFA Youth League finals, the UEFA Champions League Futsal finals and UEFA eChampions League. The sponsorship builds on the existing relationship with UEFA. FedEx became a main sponsor of the UEFA Europa League in 2015 and a UEFA National Team Football sponsor in 2019. FedEx is also the Official Logistics Partner of UEFA EURO 2020 taking place in the summer of 2021 across multiple European host cities. This new sponsorship of the UEFA Champions League reaffirms FedEx as a long-standing sponsor of UEFA. In 2016, FedEx became the first sponsor to begin collaborating with the UEFA Foundation for Children, using football as a tool to deliver positive and social impact in communities around the world. ... info@me-newswire.com Thu, 06 May 2021 13:00:55 +0100 Nel ASA: Receives Purchase Order for 2 MW PEM Electrolyser http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13668/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Nel Hydrogen Electrolyser, a division of Nel ASA (Nel, OSE:NEL), received a purchase order for a 2 MW, fully containerized MC400 electrolyser from H2 Energy. "This is a new milestone achieved in the development of a commercial green hydrogen infrastructure, clearly showing that hydrogen for heavy duty vehicles is a reality today. We are proud that our compact PEM containerized solution has been selected for this second site to supply the refueling stations network," says Raymond Schmid, VP Sales and Marketing EMEA, Nel Hydrogen Electrolyser. The 2 MW PEM electrolyser is the second system to be delivered as part of the green hydrogen infrastructure network that is currently supplying hydrogen to the first 46 Hyundai trucks already operating in Switzerland and aiming to reach a fleet of 1,600 by 2025. The system will be filling 350 barg trailers directly at site to dispatch the hydrogen to the Hydrospider network in Switzerland. H2 Energy is working together with various partners to establish a nation‐wide network of hydrogen stations and corresponding supply chain in Switzerland as well as abroad. ... info@me-newswire.com Thu, 06 May 2021 11:26:04 +0100 McFaddens & Co Expands Multi-Family Office Into the Middle East http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13667/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- McFaddens & Co (the “Group”), an international multi-family office providing the global suite of investment, wealth management, philanthropic and lifestyle services, announces that it has completed the establishment of the McFaddens & Co UAE operation, expanding the Group's operations in the fast-growing and underserved EMEA market. The McFaddens & Co operations hub in the UAE adds over $300 million to the Group's AUM and brings an experienced team with a proven track record of building AUM. The UAE office provides a foothold to expand into the wider region and forms a key pillar of McFaddens & Co's ambition to become a leading provider of family office services in the APAC and EMEA regions. By expanding into this market, the Group will offer clients local service, trusted advice and a truly international suite of services. “The Middle East is home to nearly 200 billionaires and more than a million High Net Worth Individuals, yet the region is underserved by the Multi-Family Office market”, said Max Eppel, CEO of McFaddens & Co. ... info@me-newswire.com Thu, 06 May 2021 10:48:36 +0100 Olympus Targets Carbon Neutrality by 2030 http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13666/en (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Olympus Corporation (”Olympus” – Director, Representative Executive Officer, President and CEO: Yasuo Takeuchi) announced today it is targeting carbon neutrality by 2030, while also agreeing with recommendations by the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD), and adding carbon neutrality and enabling a circular economy to its environmental, societal and governance (ESG) enhancement measures. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210505006248/en/ Olympus has in place a variety of environmental initiatives across its global operations. However, the company is acutely aware of the damaging effects of climate change on natural ecosystems. For this reason, it has added carbon neutrality and enabling a circular economy as an additional ESG materiality criterion. In its corporate strategy announced in November 2019, Olympus listed four distinct ESG criteria as material ESG enhancement measures: (1) healthcare access and outcomes; (2) compliance, product quality and safety; (3) responsible supply chain; and (4) diversity and inclusion. ... info@me-newswire.com Thu, 06 May 2021 10:24:36 +0100 Tampere, the ‘'Sauna Capital'' of the world, applies to become the European Capital of Culture http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13665/en (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tampere is famous for having more public saunas than any other city in Finland. Now Tampere, the self-declared sauna capital of the world wants to be also the European Capital of Culture in 2026. Finns say that in a sauna everyone is equal. Tampere26 project has chosen Equality as the main theme of its Culture of Capital year. Tampere26's application is built around the values of equality, diversity, accessibility and sustainability. The aim is to increase equality through culture, discuss social and environmental issues, increase diversity and togetherness and work on a common European identity. “Equality has been a fundamental right for citizens of the European Union since its foundation. Tampere26 slogan Equally European is a long-term development project where we invite Europeans to take care of equality, a value that is under threat. We still have a lot to learn on this matter”, says Tampere26 Project Director Perttu Pesä. Finland has a great history regarding equality. It was the first country to grant women full political rights in 1906 and Tampere played a significant role in this process. ... info@me-newswire.com Thu, 06 May 2021 09:34:33 +0100 Lineage Logistics Enters Spanish Market with the Acquisitions of Frigorificos de Navarra and ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13664/en (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lineage Logistics, LLC (“Lineage” or the “Company”), the world's largest and most innovative temperature-controlled industrial REIT and logistics solutions provider, today announced its acquisition of Frigorificos de Navarra (“Frinavarra”), a leading operator of refrigerated warehousing and storage facilities headquartered in Milagro, Spain, and a cold storage warehouse facility from Frioastur located in Gijón, Spain. Financial terms of the transactions were not disclosed. Frinavarra is an operator of refrigerated warehousing and storage facilities headquartered in Milagro (Navarra), Spain. Founded in 1987, its services include blast freezing, tempering, and modified atmosphere storage services, among other critical offerings for food and beverage customers. With nearly 20 million cubic feet of capacity, Frinavarra's highly automated freezer facility comes with the opportunity for future expansion, furthering Lineage's leading global network of automated temperature-controlled facilities. Lineage's acquisition of Frinavarra also involved an asset purchase from Frioastur, a cold storage warehouse located in Gijón, Spain. ... info@me-newswire.com Thu, 06 May 2021 08:57:30 +0100 American Express Global Commercial Services Group President to Participate in MoffettNathanson ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13663/en (BUSINESS WIRE)-- American Express (NYSE: AXP) Group President of Global Commercial Services, Anna Marrs, will participate in the MoffettNathanson Payments, Processors, and IT Services Summit held virtually on Tuesday, May 11, 2021, at 2 p.m. (ET). Ms. Marrs will participate in a question-and-answer session relating to the company's global commercial business. A live audio webcast will be accessible to the general public through the American Express Investor Relations website at http://ir.americanexpress.com. An audio replay of the presentation will be available after the event at the same website address. ABOUT AMERICAN EXPRESS American Express is a globally integrated payments company, providing customers with access to products, insights and experiences that enrich lives and build business success. Learn more at americanexpress.com and connect with us on facebook.com/americanexpress, instagram.com/americanexpress, linkedin.com/company/american-express, twitter.com/americanexpress, and youtube.com/americanexpress. ... info@me-newswire.com Thu, 06 May 2021 08:39:32 +0100 Australia's TPG Telecom Deploys MATRIXX Software to Enable Multiple Brands on a Single, ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13662/en (BUSINESS WIRE)-- MATRIXX Software, a global leader in 5G monetization for the communications industry, today announced it has partnered with Australia's TPG Telecom Limited (ASX: TPG). TPG Telecom operates a number of leading mobile and internet brands including Vodafone, TPG, iiNet, AAPT, Internode and Lebara, providing consumers with a comprehensive portfolio of fixed and mobile products in the Australian telecommunications market. With their 5G rollout progressing full steam ahead across major Australian cities, TPG Telecom is committed to cementing its place as a strong force for its customers. Looking ahead, as 5G becomes mainstream, TPG Telecom is seeking to unlock new opportunities and offerings resulting from the coming explosion of connected devices. With a goal to improve experience today, while laying the foundation for future innovation, TPG Telecom selected the MATRIXX Digital Commerce Platform to build a flexible, agile service capable of delivering real-time innovation to meet ever-shifting consumer demand. ... info@me-newswire.com Thu, 06 May 2021 08:23:45 +0100 Forge Closes Over $150M in Funding, Adds New Investors Amid Another Record-Breaking Quarter http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13661/en (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Forge Global, Inc. (“Forge”), the leading global private securities marketplace, announced today that it has received FINRA approval to operate as a single broker dealer with SharesPost, which Forge merged with in 2020, and that it closed an oversubscribed round of more than $150M in new funding. Total funding raised to date exceeds $250M with the latest round including existing investor Deutsche Börse and Forge's new investors Temasek, Wells Fargo Strategic Capital, LUN Partners Group and others. The continued interest from global strategic and financial investors validates Forge's leadership position as it continues to develop new, innovative products and services to meet the needs of the private market. “We're excited to have these incredible companies partner with Forge as we continue to build the operating system for the private market,” said Forge CEO Kelly Rodriques. “With their support and backing, and the momentum coming from the SharesPost merger, we are in an excellent position to continue to build world-class solutions and bring data, technology and liquidity at scale to the private markets. ... info@me-newswire.com Thu, 06 May 2021 08:07:46 +0100 Rimini Street UK Recognized in the Top Ten of the 2021 UK's Best Workplaces™ http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13660/en (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 it has been recognized in the 2021 UK's Best Workplaces™, ranking ninth in the medium-sized firm category. This achievement follows recognition in 2020 as a Great Place to Work-Certified™ Company (GPTW) in the UK and a top 20 ranking in the 2020 Best Workplaces™ In Tech for medium-sized companies. This latest achievement saw Rimini Street UK employees rank the Company favorably for its approach to culture, workplace policies and employee well-being, which led to a 91% Trust Index© Score and a score of 95% for employee engagement. Company Achieves 2021 UK Best Workplace in First Year of Entry Rimini Street is among the 183 UK-based organizations recognized by its employees as an organization that promotes a healthy workplace culture through trust, pride and camaraderie during the Covid-19 pandemic. ... info@me-newswire.com Thu, 06 May 2021 07:52:25 +0100 UPL Signs a Multi-Year Agreement with the Soil Health Institute to Drive Innovation in ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13659/en (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, UPL Ltd. is proud to announce a two-year agreement with the Soil Health Institute (SHI), a non-profit organization whose mission is to safeguard and enhance the vitality and productivity of soil through scientific research and advancement. With this collaboration, SHI will evaluate the soil health at selected UPL research and development field stations around the world (including UPL's OpenAg Farm in Brazil), provide soil health training for UPL field agronomists, and help establish R&D protocols for evaluating the impacts of management practices on soil health. Soil is the basis of our world's agroecosystems that provide food, feed, fiber and fuel. By 2050, the world will be challenged to feed 9 billion people while also managing limited natural resources and the impact of climate change. UPL, with its mission to make every food product more sustainable, collaborates with partners, farmers, and key stakeholders to meet the future demand of agriculture, and improving soil heath will be essential to achieving that goal. ... info@me-newswire.com Thu, 06 May 2021 06:18:27 +0100 SES Announces EUR 100 million Share Buyback Programme http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13658/en (BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. today announces a share buyback programme of up to EUR 100 million to be executed by 31 December 2021 under the authorisation given by the Annual General Meeting of shareholders held on 1 April 2021. The company will purchase up to 12 million A-shares and up to 6 million B-shares in equal proportion to maintain the ratio of two A-shares to one B-share, as required by the Articles of Association. The aggregate value of the programme shall not exceed EUR 100 million and the shares acquired under the programme are intended to be cancelled to reduce the total number of voting and economic shares. SES affirms its commitment to maintain balance sheet metrics consistent with investment grade ratios. “The share buyback programme that we are announcing today reflects our confidence in the long-term fundamentals of the business. The current share price does not reflect the underlying value of SES and this programme represents an attractive opportunity to deploy capital for the optimal benefit of our shareholders,” said Steve Collar, CEO of SES. ... info@me-newswire.com Thu, 06 May 2021 05:33:06 +0100 Andersen Global Expands European Foothold with Monaco-Based Advisory Firm http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13657/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Andersen Global enhances its presence in Western Europe through a Collaboration Agreement with Monaco-based advisory firm EBC Trust, complementing the global organization's Private Client Services practice and ability to meet clients' cross-border needs through its member and collaborating firms. Established in 1975, EBC Trust is led by Office Managing Partner Richard Maclellan and specializes in corporate and private client services. Their areas of focus include active management of clients' underlying assets as well as accounting and reporting services. The team of seven professionals have operational, financial and regulatory compliance experience, and are authorized to provide trustee services in Monaco as well as beneficial ownership declarations for Monaco real estate. Additionally, they assist clients with family office formation, tax compliance, retirement and succession planning, and relocation of residency to Monaco. “Our priority has and will continue to be outstanding client service,” Richard said. ... info@me-newswire.com Wed, 05 May 2021 15:46:43 +0100 Nearly 50% of Pandemic Costs Will Fall on Advanced Economies, World Government Summit Report Finds http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13463/en A seminal report launched by the World Government Summit Organization (WGS) which highlights 21 critical priorities within five focus areas offers a source of direction for governments as they tackle post-COVID-19 recovery. Wealthier economies will shoulder almost half the cost of the COVID-19 crisis, which could reach up to US$3.8 trillion in 2021, the report finds. That, even if developed economies can vaccinate their entire populace and developing economies can reach a 50 percent vaccination rate. The report says mental health wellness, climate change and women's empowerment are central concerns that will exacerbate if governments do not rebuild in a holistic, proactive manner. His Excellency Mohammad Abdullah Al Gergawi, UAE Minister of Cabinet Affairs and Chairman of the World Government Summit Organization, said: “2020 will be remembered by history as the year of great disruption. While the world was woefully unprepared for the voracity of the virus, 2021 needs to be the year that defines humanity's future and reshape societies to become stronger and more resilient” He added: “With great change comes great opportunity. ... info@me-newswire.com Wed, 05 May 2021 14:31:58 +0100 Guidewire Unveils End-to-End Usage-Based Insurance Solution http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13656/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE: GWRE), the platform P&C insurers trust to engage, innovate, and grow efficiently, today announced the availability of Guidewire's Usage-Based Insurance Solution. Designed with speed in mind, the UBI Solution can be deployed within 12 weeks and supports the end-to-end insurance lifecycle including quote, billing, and automated claims intake. Forrester Research projects usage-based insurance policies to grow 50 percent in 2021.1 “Increasing appetite for usage-based insurance (UBI) in personal auto will drive insurers to rethink how they help customers discover and use auto insurance,” wrote Jeffery Williams, senior analyst, Forrester Research in a recent blog post. “COVID-19 has ushered in a new paradigm where consumers are more conscious about price transparency. That will result in strong new business growth across the sector.”2 Available exclusively on Guidewire Cloud, Guidewire's UBI solution accelerates deployment with a prebuilt package of capabilities, services, and integrations with Guidewire PartnerConnect Solution partners, Cambridge Mobile Telematics and TrueMotion for telematics. ... info@me-newswire.com Wed, 05 May 2021 13:04:01 +0100 Ingram Micro Announces Global Relationship with Leading Enterprise Automation Software Company ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13655/en (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Growing its Artificial Intelligence (AI) portfolio, Ingram Micro Inc. today announced an expanded, and now global, business relationship with UiPath, a leading enterprise automation software company and Robotic Process Automation (RPA) tech innovator. RPA enables organizations in the digital transformation (DX) era to increase efficiency, workflow determinism, operation accuracy and compliance with regulations by automating repetitive and time-consuming mundane tasks. Additionally, software robots work to establish end-to-end automation across the organization while driving costs down. Ingram Micro's broad and specialized Advanced Solutions portfolio began offering AI and RPA solutions a few years ago and has become one of the organization's fastest-growing global practices. “Robotic process automation is an important component within a company's digital transformation game plan, and a great sales wedge for channel partners to introduce DX solutions and services into their existing end user customer base,” said Sabine Howest, vice president, global partner engagement and IoT, Ingram Micro Inc. ... info@me-newswire.com Wed, 05 May 2021 11:34:39 +0100 Smiths Medical and Ivenix Partner to Revolutionize Infusion Management with First-Ever ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13654/en (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Smiths Medical, a global medical device leader, today announced it has formed an exclusive partnership with Ivenix, Inc. that positions the companies as the first in the U.S. to offer a comprehensive suite of infusion management solutions to meet healthcare needs across the continuum of care. The long-term partnership, which includes a strategic investment from Smiths Medical, unites two innovators under a common goal of revolutionizing infusion management to improve patient safety and meet the needs of healthcare providers today and into the future. Ivenix, a medical technology company dedicated to eliminating infusion-related patient harm, developed the first and only large-volume infusion pump from the ground up to meet the latest U.S. Food and Drug Administration infusion pump guidelines addressing recurring safety issues with pumps. Ensuring patient safety and clinical efficiency are critical components of successful life-saving infusion management. Today, infusion-related errors account for more than 50% of the 1. ... info@me-newswire.com Wed, 05 May 2021 11:16:40 +0100 Urgency for Industrial Transformation Takes Center Stage at Global Ignite Talks 2021: September ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13653/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Cognite, a leader in industrial innovation, will host its fourth annual global conference, Ignite Talks on September 21-23, 2021. The virtual hybrid event will feature global leaders and innovators dedicated to transforming industry now to meet the carbon net-zero 2050 deadline and create a more innovative, data-driven, sustainable future.  “Time is of the essence as the world races to meet sustainability goals,” said Dr. John Markus Lervik, co-founder and CEO of Cognite. “Getting a grasp on emissions, the environmental footprint, and other sustainability-related metrics is first and foremost a data problem. The purpose of Ignite Talks is to bring leading global voices together who are dedicated to innovative solutions through technology.” The three-day industrial digitalization conference, co-located in Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and the United States, will focus on the innovative technologies that power industries like oil and gas, power and utilities, and manufacturing and enable renewable energy development. ... info@me-newswire.com Wed, 05 May 2021 11:05:17 +0100 Technology Innovation Institute's Directed Energy Research Centre Partners with World-leading ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13651/en Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the applied research pillar of Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), today announced that its Directed Energy Research Centre (DERC) has partnered with Germany's Ruhr University Bochum and Helmut Schmidt University, France's University Clermont Auvergne and National University of Colombia, Bogota. The collaborations follow a series of rapid announcements at Technology Innovation Institute since the first Advanced Technology Research Council board meeting in August 2020. Directed Energy Research Centre is one of the initial seven dedicated research centres at Technology Innovation Institute. The strategic partnerships will advance breakthroughs across the field of directed energy and its sub-disciplines. The partnership with Ruhr University Bochum involves research on radar systems, including ground-penetrating radar (GPR). In addition, by working alongside National University of Colombia in Bogota, the Centre will engage in innovative research within lightweight lightning protection and ground-penetrating radars with humanitarian objectives related to the detection and neutralisation of landmines. ... info@me-newswire.com Wed, 05 May 2021 07:18:00 +0100 SES Government Solutions Wins USD 35 Million Contract to Support Major Combatant Command http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13650/en (BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES Government Solutions (SES GS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of SES, today announced it was awarded a new USD 35 million geostationary (GEO) satellite communications program contract in support of a major Department of Defense combatant command. To provide reachback capabilities from forward-stationed units in remote locations to Europe, the solution includes a Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT) network which has the performance to support emerging mission needs and is capable of handling smaller, sub-meter, antennas. The VSAT network provides over 100 Mbps of throughput using multiple access methods, from time division multiple access (TDMA) that is shared sequentially and frequency division multiple access (FDMA) allowing simultaneous transmission, to various types of remote deployments and end-users. The satellite service provides expansive coverage of countries from Turkey to Pakistan, with reachback to Europe, enabling collaborative tools and enhanced situational awareness in a distributed way. ... info@me-newswire.com Wed, 05 May 2021 06:55:42 +0100 CORRECTION and REPLACEMENT: Fresh Del Monte teams up with Disney to give healthy produce a ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13649/en The photo of the press release was removed: Through a recently announced collaboration with The Walt Disney Company, Fresh Del Monte will be giving some of its produce a fresh look. From fruit to fresh juice, the new product packaging will now feature popular characters from the wonderful world of Disney. The collaboration marks Fresh Del Monte's latest effort to encourage healthy eating across the MENA region. The tie-up will also allow consumers to enjoy Disney's treasured characters in a new way, with Disney Princesses and Marvel's Spider-Man making healthy food more fun. “The new collaboration falls in line with Fresh Del Monte's commitment to serving its most meaningful cause: to produce and market healthy and nutritious products that appeal to consumers and encourage families to adopt healthy eating habits by increasing their consumption of fruits and vegetables,” commented Ms. Racha El Aawar, Fresh Del Monte's Regional Marketing Director for the Middle East and North African region. ... info@me-newswire.com Wed, 05 May 2021 06:25:14 +0100 ARZAN WEALTH SUCCESSFULLY SELLS ANOTHER PROPERTY FROM “SINGLE TENANT PORTFOLIO” IN USA http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13648/en Arzan Wealth (DIFC) Limited (‘Arzan Wealth'), a Dubai-based advisory firm regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority, is pleased to announce that it has successfully advised its clients on the sale of a fifth property (“The Property”) from the Single Tenant Portfolio in USA.   The Single Tenant Portfolio was acquired in June 2017, consisting of 6 single-tenant net-leased buildings with a total of 760,533 sq ft, located in 6 states in the US, and sectorally diversified with healthcare, industrial, and office assets, and with tenants that enjoy strong credit ratings and reputations in their markets. The sold property is a 180,000 SF build‐to‐suit office building, Oakland County, Michigan. The office building consolidated all activities into a single facility to house Magna Seating's world headquarters. The property houses several business units including all executive and management staff, engineering, sales and marketing, and R&D. The Portfolio was acquired as part of Arzan Wealth's yielding asset advisory platform with an objective of producing an average annual yield of 8. ... info@me-newswire.com Wed, 05 May 2021 05:52:07 +0100 FLIR Wins Additional $15.4M Contract for Black Hornet Nano-UAV Systems for U.S. ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13647/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) announced it has won an additional $15.4 million contract to deliver its FLIR Black Hornet® 3 Personal Reconnaissance Systems (PRS) to the U.S. Army. The advanced nano-unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) are being used to augment squad and small unit-level surveillance and reconnaissance capabilities as part of the Army's Soldier Borne Sensor (SBS) program. In late 2018, the U.S. Army began acquiring Black Hornet 3's to support the SBS effort. Since then, it has placed orders totaling more than $85 million for the FLIR nano-UAV. Extremely light and well suited for operations in contested environments, nearly silent, and with a flight time up to 25 minutes, the combat-proven, pocket-sized Black Hornet PRS transmits live video and HD still images back to the operator. Its information feed provides soldiers with immediate covert situational awareness to help them perform missions more effectively. FLIR has delivered more than 12,000 Black Hornet nano-UAVs to defense and security forces worldwide. ... info@me-newswire.com Tue, 04 May 2021 15:54:08 +0100 Moody's 2020 TCFD Report Highlights Climate Action Progress http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13646/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Moody's Corporation (NYSE:MCO) today published its 2020 Task Force on Climate-related Financial Disclosures (TCFD) report, highlighting the Company's commitment to climate action, and reaffirming its support for more consistent and comparable sustainability disclosures. “We are proud to have exceeded our environmental sustainability targets, and to have fully implemented climate-related risk awareness and opportunities into Moody's business strategy, corporate governance and risk management,” said Mark Kaye, Chief Financial Officer, Moody's Corporation. “Moody's will continue to advance sustainability in our operations and global supply chain, as well as adapt our products and services to incorporate and advocate for climate considerations.” The report follows Moody's 2020 announcement of its environmental sustainability commitments, including expansion of carbon neutrality efforts, procurement of 100% renewable electricity, and the establishment of science-based targets to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and achieve net-zero by 2050. ... info@me-newswire.com Tue, 04 May 2021 15:02:25 +0100 Acronis, the global leader in cyber protection, receives more than $250M investment at a $2. ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13645/en Acronis, the global leader in cyber protection, is pleased to announce that it has received more than $250 million funding round from CVC Capital Partners VII and other investors. Acronis will use the funds to further accelerate growth by expanding its unique portfolio of natively integrated cyber protection products. A significant portion of the investment will also be used to further enhance Acronis' go-to-market initiatives by expanding its broad partner network – most notably managed service providers (MSPs) – to help them better serve the cyber protection needs of their clients. The investment values the company at more than $2.5 billion. “Acronis' talented management and R&D teams have invested significant resources developing an innovative cloud-native ‘MSP in a box' solution, with integrated backup, disaster recovery, cybersecurity, remote management, and workflow tools,” said Leif Lindbäck, Senior Managing Director of CVC Capital Partners. “Acronis provides mission-critical solutions to more than 10,000 MSPs and half a million small and medium businesses. ... info@me-newswire.com Tue, 04 May 2021 12:40:57 +0100 Ookla and Mapbox Announce Geospatial Network Connectivity Partnership http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13644/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Ookla, the renowned network intelligence company behind both Speedtest and Downdetector, and Mapbox, the premier mapping and location cloud platform for developers, are engaging in a global partnership to create groundbreaking, network-aware mapping solutions. Both companies will be collaborating on technologies that deliver significant new value to their respective customers. Ookla and Mapbox are uniquely positioned to revolutionize geospatial network analysis and connectivity-aware mapping features through their combined capabilities and expertise. Ookla collects hundreds of millions of network performance and quality measurements around the world every day through their Speedtest platform. Similarly, Mapbox enables developers to build real-time location awareness into their own apps, which are accessed by over 600 million users each month. This massive audience enables Mapbox to dynamically maintain maps of the world that are constantly refreshed via consumer feedback. ... info@me-newswire.com Tue, 04 May 2021 10:09:03 +0100 Beyond2020 Installs Lighting Solutions at the World's Largest Refugee Camp in Bangladesh http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13643/en Beyond2020, the UAE-driven humanitarian initiative has announced the deployment of critical solar energy lighting solutions at Kutupalong Rohingya refugee camp in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh, lighting up the lives of 4,500 residents. The deployment in Bangladesh, which aims to enhance security and create better conditions for social and community activities after dark, marks the second phase of ‘20by2020', which recently rebranded to ‘Beyond2020' to serve as a flagship platform for continuous global outreach. Going ‘beyond generations', ‘beyond borders' and ‘beyond limits', Beyond2020 offers critical, life-transforming solutions to a broader number of beneficiaries worldwide, providing tech for good and fostering development that is inclusive and sustainable. Electricians Without Borders, a leading France-based non-profit organisation and the Zayed Sustainability Prize 2020 winner under the ‘Energy' category, was tasked with installing the technology on behalf of Beyond2020, at the world's largest refugee camp. ... info@me-newswire.com Tue, 04 May 2021 09:01:18 +0100 CHOUEIRI GROUP'S “MEDIA DOME” EXCLUSIVELY BRINGS “MiQ” – A LEADING PROGRAMMATIC MEDIA ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13642/en Choueiri Group – The leading media representation house in the Middle East recently announced that their latest subsidiary company “Media Dome” has entered into an exclusive partnership with MiQ -  the London headquartered programmatic media partner. The alliance which became effective as of February 2021, will deliver MiQ's global expertise in data science, analytics, and programmatic trading to regional brands and advertisers across the MENA region.   With offices spanning North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific, MiQ takes their clients' first-party data and connect it to a whole host of other data sources from the 10+ terabytes they access from their extensive range of data partnerships. Next, MiQ's data scientists take these connected datasets and uncover all the insights that will help their clients reach their target audiences in new ways - whether that's insight around TV viewership, online behavior, brand affinity and intent, or time and place. Then, their programmatic trading experts turn these insights into precise, continually optimized programmatic activations. ... info@me-newswire.com Tue, 04 May 2021 07:39:33 +0100 Motor Presse TV Signs with SES for Video Cloud Services http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13641/en (BUSINESS WIRE)-- German pay-TV broadcaster Motor Presse TV GmbH, a subsidiary of Motor Presse Stuttgart, announced it has extended its long-term partnership with SES by migrating to the leading content connectivity solutions provider's cloud-based video services. Motor Presse TV will start using SES's end-to-end video cloud services, including the new Cloud Playout solution, to manage and distribute its two channels to Germany and Norway – ‘Auto, Motor & Sport TV' and its Norwegian counterpart ‘Auto, Motor og Sport TV'. Motor Presse TV's move from on-premise services to cloud-based services enables the broadcaster to streamline its operations while providing the best viewing experience to its audiences. As part of its robust cloud infrastructure, SES offers cloud playout solutions for reliable TV channel origination, rundown and monitoring based on efficient, automated workflows via a unified media platform – SES 360. ... info@me-newswire.com Tue, 04 May 2021 06:57:06 +0100 MATRIXX Software Achieves 5G Performance Benchmarks with IBM Cloud for Telecommunications http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13640/en (BUSINESS WIRE)-- MATRIXX Software, a global leader in cloud native, 5G monetization solutions, today announced performance results from its IBM Cloud for Telecommunications implementation. Anticipating the urgent need of Communications Service Providers (CSPs) to monetize their 5G investments, MATRIXX Software's 5G CCS established a performance milestone of 200K transactions per second (TPS) across 100M subscribers running on IBM Cloud for Telecommunications. With average end-to-end latency of 7.4 milliseconds across all operations, including network gateways and routing, this performance benchmark demonstrates that MATRIXX on IBM Cloud can enable CSPs to run critical network workloads in the cloud at the same or better performance levels as on-premise. MATRIXX successfully delivered seamless scalability for an efficient, flexible cloud native charging solution, which opens the door for CSPs to experiment with new ways of monetizing 5G workloads. This is an important milestone as 5G represents a $667B opportunity by 2026 and impacts every industry. ... info@me-newswire.com Tue, 04 May 2021 06:34:58 +0100 New animal research suggests regular walnut consumption may reduce negative outcomes of H. ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13639/en A new animal study, published in the Journal of Clinical Biochemistry and Nutrition, suggests regular walnut consumption may be a promising intervention for reducing negative outcomes associated with Helicobacter pylori (H. pylori) infection, a widespread bacterial infection that affects more than half of the world's population.   Using mice models, researchers from the CHA Cancer Prevention Research Center in Korea found preliminary evidence that eating a diet rich in walnuts may help protect against negative outcomes associated with H. pylori infection. Specifically, the research found that walnut extracts, formed from whole walnuts, may help create protective proteins and anti-inflammatory actions in the gut that may safeguard against H. pylori infection and resulting cancer in mice. The study was supported by the California Walnut Commission. Prevalence of H. pylori is most common in developing countries as it is generally related to socioeconomic status and hygienic conditions and is thought to be spread through person to person contact or even through food and water. H. ... info@me-newswire.com Tue, 04 May 2021 06:07:54 +0100 Bentley Systems Announces New Bentley Education Program, Putting Students on the Path to ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13638/en (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bentley Systems, Incorporated, (Nasdaq: BSY), the infrastructure engineering software company, today announced the Bentley Education program, which encourages the development of future infrastructure professionals for careers in engineering, design, and architecture. The Bentley Education program is initially available in the United Kingdom, Australia, Singapore, Ireland, and Lithuania, with plans to expand to the United States, Canada, Mexico, Latin America, and India by mid-summer. The program's student and educator entitlements allow no-cost learning licenses for Bentley infrastructure engineering applications and proven learnings through the new Bentley Education portal. Students and educators from around the globe can register on the Education portal and connect to infrastructure organizations and resources to prepare for and to recruit for infrastructure engineering careers. Bentley also announced the Future Infrastructure Star Challenge 2021. The Bentley Education portal provides a single source for an on-demand, frictionless, and fun experience for students as they build and enhance their digital design skills. ... info@me-newswire.com Tue, 04 May 2021 05:20:23 +0100 Abu Dhabi's Technology Innovation Institute Unveils the Arab World's First Electromagnetic ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13634/en Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the applied research pillar of the Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), today announced that its Directed Energy Research Centre (DERC) has unveiled its Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) laboratories in Abu Dhabi, housed in a first of its kind facility in the Arab world. The facility is composed of three laboratories - an EMC semi-anechoic chamber, a pulsed power laboratory, and a low-noise emanation laboratory. The DERC facility enables key technologies to be evaluated against electromagnetic compatibility and interference by reproducing man-made and natural electromagnetic hazards in the pulsed power and semi-anechoic chambers. The direct connection between the two chambers enables a diversity of experiments involving 100's of kV nanosecond pulses and multi-megawatt microwaves systems. The laboratories have been designed to host different categories of equipment such as connected objects of the Internet of Things, drones and autonomous cars, telecommunications equipment, medical devices, automotive equipment, IT equipment and is fully automated for tests and measurements. ... info@me-newswire.com Mon, 03 May 2021 12:30:36 +0100 Study Investigates the Ability of Masimo PVi® to Predict Preload Responsiveness in Patients ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13637/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today the findings of a study published in the Journal of Applied Physiology in which Dr. Marina García-de-Acilu and colleagues at the Vall d'Hebron University Hospital in Barcelona evaluated the utility of Masimo PVi® as a noninvasive method of predicting preload responsiveness in patients treated with nasal high-flow (NHF) therapy. They found that PVi may identify preload responders and noted that PVi may therefore be used in the “day-to-day clinical decision-making process in critically ill patients treated with NHF, helping to provide adequate resuscitation volume.”1 More than 100 independent studies have demonstrated the utility of PVi as an indicator of fluid responsiveness.2 This is the first time PVi has been evaluated in patients treated with NHF therapy. Noting the potential convenience of a noninvasive method of predicting fluid responsiveness in NHF patients, the researchers sought to evaluate whether PVi, which is noninvasive and easy to use, could play such a role. ... info@me-newswire.com Mon, 03 May 2021 11:36:53 +0100 As Cyber Attacks Rise, Thales Chooses OVHcloud for Made in France Hosting of Citadel Team ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13636/en Thales and OVHcloud have joined forces to provide ‘Made in France' sovereign data hosting for the Citadel Team trusted messaging service for enhanced protection of data in transit and at rest, and increased resilience. To meet growing demand for communications and data security, the secure Citadel messaging app is available to the public free of charge on smartphones and computers. More than one out of three CAC 40 companies have already adopted Citadel Team, which now includes new functionality for professional users, including videoconferencing, group calls and screen sharing.   (BUSINESS WIRE) -- To guarantee security and complete control of data, Thales and OVHcloud have joined forces to offer Citadel Team encrypted messaging customers a trusted hosting platform that guarantees the sovereignty of their data. Citadel Team customers' data is encrypted and stored at OVHcloud, via its own datacenters located in France. Cybercriminals are taking advantage of the Covid-19 pandemic to infiltrate enterprise networks through vulnerabilities created by the large numbers of people working from home. ... info@me-newswire.com Mon, 03 May 2021 09:05:04 +0100 Thales Selected by Lockheed Martin to Deliver Airborne Anti-submarine Warfare Sonars to the U.S. ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13635/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Thales has signed a contract with Lockheed Martin as a tier-one supplier for the delivery of up to 55 airborne anti-submarine warfare sonars. The ALFS (Airborne Low Frequency Sonar)* dipping sonars will be installed on the MH-60R platform for the U.S. Navy and three navies. Delivery of the first 42 systems will occur over the next five years with a delivery of 13 optional systems to occur in year six. Thales has delivered more than 300 ALFS sonars to the U.S. Navy since the early 2000s and this new contract with Lockheed Martin will continue to support the Navy's readiness strategy. The navies of India, Denmark and Greece will receive their first deliveries of the ALFS sonar system through direct U.S. Foreign Military Sales of the MH-60R platforms. To maintain control over their maritime space and protect security interests around the world, naval forces need reliable, high-performing systems to operate with optimum effect on missions including anti-submarine warfare, maritime search and rescue, defence of maritime approaches and fleet protection for naval forces on deployment. ... info@me-newswire.com Mon, 03 May 2021 05:38:11 +0100 Sharjah Asset Management distributes financial rewards to Emirati fishermen in Sharjah http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13633/en The management of Souq Al Jubail, a project by Sharjah Asset Management, has announced that it will be distributing financial rewards to licensed Emirati fishermen in Sharjah during the holy month of Ramadan. The move is in recognition of their role in meeting the needs of consumers and enables them to preserve their profession for future generations. The bonuses will be distributed to fishermen who meet the criteria set by the Souq Al Jubail administration. The rewards are in line with the approach of His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Court, Ruler of Sharjah, in providing support to fishermen in the emirate and harnessing all capabilities to facilitate them and their roles. His Excellency Waleed Al Sayegh, CEO of Sharjah Asset Management, said “This reward is an affirmation of Sharjah Asset Management's (SAM) commitment to supporting fishermen in the emirate and takes into account the exceptional circumstances that fishermen have gone through with the repercussions of the emerging COVID-19 pandemic. ... info@me-newswire.com Sun, 02 May 2021 09:54:39 +0100 Transguard Group Announces Profitable Year-End Results Despite Severe Pandemic Challenges http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13628/en Transguard Group has today announced a profit of AED 32.1 million and revenue of AED 1.87 billion for FY 20/21; the UAE's leading business solutions provider also revealed AED 2.1 billion in new and renewed business. “In a year otherwise dominated by uncertainty and prediction-defying challenges, Transguard reliably provided insightful solutions and best-in-class client support,” explained Greg Ward, Managing Director, Transguard Group. “Our innate ability to adapt to this new business landscape was key in achieving a strong end to a difficult year.” One of the first consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic was the closure of airports, both in the UAE and abroad. Quickly followed by a country-wide lockdown, many Transguard clients were forced to make the difficult decision to pause or cancel contracts. This meant more than 12,000 employees were idle almost overnight, none of whom could be repatriated to their home countries due to flight restrictions. ... info@me-newswire.com Sun, 02 May 2021 09:05:34 +0100 Nabd Launches Financial Markets Data and News Section http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13632/en Nabd, the largest personalized Arabic news app and platform, has launched a new section giving business users access to local, regional, and international financial markets data and up-to-the-minute economic news and information, in Arabic language. The new content offering provides business leaders and financially-savvy users with real-time financial data (indices, commodities, currencies, stocks, and more), personalized for them based on their engagement and geolocation.  The new business content, available in Nabd's economy section, allows users to monitor real-time data, view interactive charts, and receive actionable business news. “This strategic launch is in-line with our commitment to provide Arabic users across the globe with reliable data and information that matters to them, in a seamless, beautiful, and native user experience. Our business users will get access to real-time financial markets data and insights, enabling them to make better daily financial decisions and stay connected to the constantly changing business world”, said Mr. Abdur-Rahman El-Sayed, the Chief Executive Officer at Nabd. ... info@me-newswire.com Sun, 02 May 2021 08:27:26 +0100 Turkey's Most Advanced Crypto Trading Platform ICRYPEX Announces Joint Venture http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13631/en (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Focusing their investments on technology and financial technology, Hedef Girişim Sermayesi Yatırım Ortaklığı A.Ş. and İdealist Danışmanlık A.Ş is now partnering with ICRYPEX Cryptocurrency Exchange, one of the Turkey's leading crypto trading platforms. Hedef Girişim Sermayesi Yatırım Ortaklığı and İdealist Danışmanlık acquire 30% of ICRYPEX Cryptocurrency Exchange. ICRYPEX Cryptocurrency Exchange provides services to its customers with its 129 full time employees. ICRYPEX offers its investors a cutting-edge, super-fast and low commission multi-asset crypto trading platform while supporting crypto currency wallet services. ICRYPEX also makes a difference in the sector with its 24/7 phone support. ICRYPEX Cryptocurrency Exchange stands out amongst other crypto exchanges with its unique technological infrastructure and the high transaction speed it provides to its investors. Developing its own technologies, ICRYPEX provides its investors with less than 10 milliseconds processing time, matching engines and blockchain investments. ... info@me-newswire.com Sun, 02 May 2021 08:04:40 +0100 Fresh Del Monte Rolls Out its Latest E-commerce Store in KSA http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13630/en In another crucial milestone for the company, Fresh Del Monte in the Middle East and North Africa (“MENA”) announced the launch of its latest state-of-the-art e-commerce store in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, as part of its increasing commitment to be closer to consumers. Following the huge success of its platform in the UAE, Fresh Del Monte rolled out this convenient service to provide Saudi consumers with a seamless and curated grocery-buying experience with the touch of a few buttons via its dedicated website https://sa.myfreshdelmonte.com. The platform offers a wide variety of high-quality fresh fruits, vegetables, snacks, freshly squeezed juices and meals that meet the highest global standards of food safety. It makes it easy for shoppers to find the right foods for their specific needs and health objectives while providing highly tailored, informative and relatable recommendations based on consumers' preferences. “Worldwide, digital technology has been reshaping both the market and consumer buying trends. ... info@me-newswire.com Sun, 02 May 2021 06:23:25 +0100 Western Union Supports India COVID Relief http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13629/en (BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a global leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, and the Western Union Foundation today announced a package of relief efforts for India aimed at combating its latest, devastating phase in the COVID-19 pandemic, and kicked off a fundraising appeal with Western Union employees worldwide. In collaboration with United Way India (UWI), the Western Union Foundation will fund medical respiratory support machines for hospitals and at-home care kits for families, expected to benefit up to 5,000 households in the Maharashtra region immediately. Beginning May 4th, Western Union will also waive transfer fees*—for two weeks for digital channels, and four weeks for retail channels—for monies sent by family and friends from select countries directly into Indian bank accounts. “We stand in solidarity with the people of India as they confront this latest phase of the COVID-19 pandemic. Our thoughts and prayers are with our customers, our agents, our employees and their families,” said Sohini Rajola, Head of Regional Network, Middle East and APAC. ... info@me-newswire.com Sun, 02 May 2021 05:05:23 +0100 Jamaica Attracts Diverse Jobs in the Outsourcing Sector http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13627/en (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global outsourcing powerhouse, ibex, is increasing the diversity of jobs within Jamaica's global digital services industry through an expansion of its current workforce of two thousand employees. The company provides customer support in sectors that include retail, finance, healthcare, and telecommunications, and it now offers a broad spectrum of business services from its Jamaican service centres. With a client list heavily concentrated in the US, Europe, and Asia, ibex identified Jamaica as the perfect place for rapid expansion due to the island's location and high-quality talent. “ibex has experienced incredible growth in Jamaica - in the last three years we've grown 397%,” Country Director Jaime Vergara revealed. “We have gone from ranking as the 17th outsourcing company on the island for number of employees to number one, and ibex has been recognized for not only our growth, but for our performance, by organisations like Frost & Sullivan, a leading industry analyst group, and as Nexus Nearshore BPO of the Year in 2019 by Nearshore Americas. ... info@me-newswire.com Sat, 01 May 2021 07:42:44 +0100 project44 Expands Network Coverage in China for Real-Time Transportation Visibility http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13626/en (BUSINESS WIRE)-- project44, the global leader in advanced visibility for shippers and logistics service providers will expand its real-time shipment tracking services in China – giving clients the same transportation visibility it offers across mature markets like North American and Europe. This expansion will focus the company's resources on Asia-based visibility to fulfill its vision for global end-to-end visibility across all modes of transportation. With logistics events in Asia continuing to send shockwaves across western markets, the opacity of Asia's trucking markets has emerged as a weak link in global supply chains. As the economic recovery picks up pace, global supply chains are under pressure to improve agility, predictability, and efficiency. At the same time, truckload markets in Asia have been modernizing rapidly as old trucks go out of service and China continues to incentivize the scrapping of old trucks. Newer trucks are equipped with electronic logging devices, paving the way to connect these trucks (with necessary data privacy provisions) to supply chain networks. ... info@me-newswire.com Sat, 01 May 2021 07:08:05 +0100 Mary Kay Continues Its Decades-Long Commitment to Skin Care Innovation With New Research on ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13625/en (BUSINESS WIRE)-- As one of the world's leading innovators in skin science research for nearly six decades, Mary Kay Inc. continues its longstanding commitment to the advancement of cutting-edge skin care at the 2021 Reunión Anual de Dermatólogos Latinoamericanos (RADLA), a scientific Latin American conference. The virtual event held April 15-18 provided an opportunity for dermatology experts worldwide to exchange information on technological advances and new scientific achievements. Through live and on-demand sessions, the event brought together researchers, academicians and scientists from the global dermatology community. Scientific posters and sessions unveiled the latest in skin science research and analysis. Mary Kay was proud to share research on a gradual retinization process that significantly improves tolerance to higher concentrated pure retinol, while still delivering retinol's key skin benefits. This gradual retinization process was developed using a series of 12-week safety and clinical studies. “Retinol is a gold standard ingredient when it comes to skin care. ... info@me-newswire.com Sat, 01 May 2021 06:20:27 +0100 IDEMIA Appoints John Hynes as Group Board Member http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13624/en (BUSINESS WIRE)-- John Hynes comes with over 30 years of top management experience in organizations serving both public and private sectors, including CEO of leading technology companies. His expertise in the tech industry, particularly in the US federal market, will greatly contribute to IDEMIA's strategic vision. “John is a great professional, whose strategic vision will be a great asset to our Board”, said Pierre Barrial, IDEMIA Group President & CEO. “His longstanding executive experience in serving the US Federal government and in digital technologies will be hugely beneficial to the Group moving forward.” “We are pleased to welcome John Hynes to the IDEMIA Board. With more than 20 years of experience running leading companies that partner with the US government, John is an undisputed expert in security and is a tremendous addition to IDEMIA's Board”, said Yann Delabrière, Chairman of the Board. John Hynes said: “I'm honored to be joining IDEMIA, a company at the cutting edge of technology, at an exciting time in its development. ... info@me-newswire.com Sat, 01 May 2021 06:04:14 +0100 Collinson Partners with Alibaba's Fliggy to Elevate Travel Experience for the Platform's Loyal ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13623/en The strategic partnership results in Fliggy's premium members (F3 and F4) being able to redeem complimentary access to Collinson's ‘LoungeKey powered by Priority Pass' network of over 190 airport lounges across China Fliggy's highest tiered members (F4) will also be able to redeem lounge access for guests on a complimentary basis (2 lounge visits) (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Collinson, a global leader in traveller experiences and medical assistance, and the owner and operator of airport experiences programme Priority Pass, announces a strategic partnership with Fliggy, the Alibaba Group-owned travel platform, to bring lounge access to its premium members across China, as of 21 April 2021. Under the partnership, Fliggy F3 members can redeem access via the Taobao Fliggy app in order to relax, unwind and recharge at over 190 lounges within Collinson's China network (over 60 major airports) before boarding their flights. Simultaneously, Fliggy F4 members will also have the opportunity to invite additional guests to enjoy these facilities' relaxing atmosphere, amenities, and services through redemption of points. ... info@me-newswire.com Sat, 01 May 2021 05:40:29 +0100 AWS Announces General Availability of Amazon Nimble Studio http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13622/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Amazon Web Services, Inc. (AWS), an Amazon.com, Inc. company (NASDAQ: AMZN), announced the general availability of Amazon Nimble Studio, a new service that enables customers to set up a content production studio in hours instead of weeks, with elasticity that gives them near limitless scale and access to rendering on demand. With Amazon Nimble Studio, customers can rapidly onboard and collaborate with artists from anywhere in the world, and produce content faster and more cost effectively. Artists will have access to accelerated virtual workstations, high-speed storage, and scalable rendering across AWS's global infrastructure so they can create content faster. There are no upfront fees or commitments to use Amazon Nimble Studio, and customers pay only for the underlying AWS services used. To get started, visit: https://aws.amazon.com/nimble-studio/ To bring high-quality visual effects, animation, and creative content to life, studios historically have relied on local high-performance workstations connected to shared file storage systems over low-latency, on-premises networks. ... info@me-newswire.com Fri, 30 Apr 2021 12:30:02 +0100 Faraday Future Selects Velodyne as Exclusive Lidar Supplier for Flagship FF 91 Luxury Electric ... http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13621/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR, VLDRW) today announced it has been selected by Faraday Future (FF) as the exclusive supplier of lidar for Faraday's flagship FF 91 all-electric vehicle (EV). Velodyne's solid state Velarray H800 lidar sensors will power the FF 91's autonomous driving system that aims to deliver a comprehensive suite of highway, urban and parking autonomy features. The ultimate-intelligent, tech-luxury FF 91 will deliver a unique electric mobility experience which combines extreme technology, ultimate user-experience and a holistic ecosystem. FF 91 is planned to be launched within 12 months of the closing of the recently announced merger with Property Solutions Acquisition Corp. (PSAC) (NASDAQ: PSAC), a special purpose acquisition company (SPAC). “Velodyne is a well-known industry leader in performance, reliability and price in lidar solutions,” said Carsten Breitfeld, CEO, Faraday Future. “We are embracing the latest technologies – including Velodyne's Velarray H800 – to develop driver assistance features that help us deliver new levels of safety, driver comfort and convenience. ... info@me-newswire.com Fri, 30 Apr 2021 09:14:48 +0100 Eagle Eye Networks Continues Global Expansion, Announces Record Q1 Revenue http://www.aetoswire.com//news/13620/en (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Eagle Eye Networks, the global leader in cloud video surveillance, today announced record Q1 2021 revenue growth, and greater than 85 percent year-over-year revenue growth in 2020. The company's growth is fueling an expanded presence around the world, a new manufacturing facility near its Austin headquarters, as well as a near doubling of its team to meet the growing demand for true cloud video surveillance. Eagle Eye is leveraging artificial intelligence (AI) on its true cloud platform to improve safety, security, operations, and customer service for businesses around the world. “We have passed the tipping point in the video surveillance industry's adoption of cloud video, as businesses of all types and sizes have realized the advantages of a true cloud solution,” said Dean Drako, Founder and CEO of Eagle Eye Networks. “Resellers, business owners, and IT professionals understand Eagle Eye Networks smart cloud video surveillance, with appropriate privacy and cybersecurity protections, is making businesses more efficient and effective, and communities much safer. ... info@me-newswire.com Fri, 30 Apr 2021 08:02:45 +0100