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The Poseidon Foundation: Liverpool Bids to Be First ‘Climate Positive’ City by End of 2020 LIVERPOOL, England -Friday 20 July 2018

Liverpool aims to become the world’s first climate positive city by the end of 2020 Liverpool City Council to launch year-long trial to be first climate positive local authority by the end of 2018 More than 110% of the council’s fuel and energy emissions to be rebalanced by...

Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly announce Trajenta®’s CARMELINA® cardiovascular outcome trial met its... -Thursday 19 July 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CARMELINA®1 (CArdiovascular safety and Renal Microvascular outcomE with LINAgliptin in patients with type 2 diabetes at high vascular risk) met its primary endpoint, defined as time to first occurrence of cardiovascular death, non-fatal myocardial infarction or non-fatal...

Emmaus Life Sciences Announces the New England Journal of Medicine has Published the Phase 3 Trial Results of... -Thursday 19 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- VIEW E-MEDIA KIT – Emmaus Life Sciences, Inc. (Emmaus) announced today that the New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) has published the results of its 48-week phase 3 clinical trial of Endari™ (L-glutamine oral powder) which supported the FDA approval in July 2017 to...

New Phase 3 Data Show Investigational Subcutaneous Formulation of Vedolizumab Meets Primary Endpoint in Achieving... -Thursday 19 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited [TSE:4502] (“Takeda”) today announced top-line results from the VISIBLE 1 clinical trial evaluating the efficacy and safety of an investigational subcutaneous (SC) formulation of vedolizumab for maintenance therapy in adult patients...

Universal Laser Systems Expands Its Materials Database with 3M, Victrex and Dexmet Materials -Thursday 19 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Universal Laser Systems (ULS) announces the addition of 3M™, Victrex® and Dexmet materials to its materials database, the most extensive repository of laser material processing parameters for materials in the range of 10 watts to 500 watts. The 3M, Victrex and Dexmet...

Boston Capital Announces Closing of Boston Capital Income & Value U.S. Apartment Fund -Wednesday 18 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boston Capital, the third largest owner of apartments in the U.S. with over $19.6 billion invested, is pleased to announce the final investor closing of Boston Capital Income and Value U.S. Apartment Fund (“BCIV”). BCIV, a discretionary multi-investor Luxembourg based fund...

Lenovo Leaps Forward with Next-Generation ThinkAgile Composable Cloud Platform -Wednesday 18 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lenovo Data Center Group (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY), one of the fastest growing hyperconverged infrastructure (HCI) vendors according to IDC, – with HCI revenue growing at almost twice the market growth rate in Q1 2018 (149.1% compared to 76.3%)—is further expanding its...

A.M. Best Awarded International Best Ratings Agency for Takaful at the International Takaful Awards 2018 -Wednesday 18 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A.M. Best has been voted the International Best Ratings Agency for Takaful at the International Takaful Awards 2018, held in conjunction with the 12th International Takaful Summit in London. This is the fourth consecutive year that A.M. Best has won the award. The...

Fischer & Schickendantz and Solution Alliance SRL Adopt Andersen Brand in Uruguay -Tuesday 17 July 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fischer & Schickendantz, led by Juan Federico Fischer, and Solution Alliance SRL, led by Juan Ignacio Troccoli, have rebranded this week as Andersen Tax & Legal, a member firm of Andersen Global. The firm, based in Montevideo, entered a Collaboration Agreement with Andersen...

More Than Half of Sub-Saharan Africa to Be Connected to Mobile by 2025, Finds New GSMA Study -Tuesday 17 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- More than half the population of Sub-Saharan Africa will be subscribed to a mobile service by 2025, according to the latest edition of the GSMA’s Mobile Economy report series, published at the GSMA ‘Mobile 360 – Africa’ event being held in Kigali this week. The new...

Moody’s Analytics Launches New Model of the Global Economy and Collaborative Forecasting Platform -Tuesday 17 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Analytics, a leading financial intelligence firm, is pleased to announce the launch of its new Global Macroeconomic Model. The model forecasts more than 10,000 globally inter-linked economic and financial time series that collectively account for 95% of global...

NEC and dotData Use AI to Accelerate Data Science for the SMBC Group -Tuesday 17 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NEC Corporation (NEC) (TOKYO:6701) and dotData, Inc., a Silicon Valley venture in the automation of data science, today announced the provision and full operation of “dotData” platform for the Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group, Inc. (SMBC Group) in order to strengthen the...

GSMA Finds That Consumers in Developing Countries Are Hard Hit by High Spectrum Prices -Tuesday 17 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Better spectrum pricing policies are needed in developing countries to improve the economic and social welfare of the billions of people that remain unconnected to mobile broadband services, according to a new report, ‘Spectrum Pricing in Developing Countries’, released by...

Cushman & Wakefield To Acquire Its Irish Affiliate From Sherry FitzGerald Group -Tuesday 17 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global real estate services firm Cushman & Wakefield today announces it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the commercial property arm of Sherry FitzGerald Group in the Republic of Ireland. The deal is expected to complete in early September 2018. Cushman &...

Croatia, STATS’ First World Cup Team Customer with STATS Edge™, Goes on Historic Run to Final -Saturday 14 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, STATS, the worldwide leader in sports data and intelligence, congratulates Croatia on a remarkable run to the World Cup final. The Croatia national team is the first World Cup team with STATS Edge™, the only artificial intelligence (AI) powered platform that enhances...

Health Education England and St. George’s University Reach Agreement on New Program to Fill Postgraduate Medical... -Saturday 14 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At a ceremony in Grenada, leaders of Health Education England (HEE), part of the National Health Service (NHS), and St George’s University (SGU) signed a Memorandum of Understanding to enable SGU School of Medicine graduates to undertake postgraduate training in England, with...

Henley & Partners Wins Mandate for Moldova Citizenship-by-Investment Program -Friday 13 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Henley & Partners, a leading global investment migration firm, has won the public tender to design, implement, and promote the much-anticipated Moldova Citizenship-by-Investment (MCBI) program. The firm submitted its application for the public tender — issued by the Ministry...

Andersen Tax & Legal Debuts in Ecuador -Friday 13 July 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global solidifies its growing presence in Latin America with news that the Andersen name will debut in Ecuador, today unveiling Andersen Global collaborating firms Profile Cia, Ltda. and FIDESBURó Cia, Ltda. adopting the name Andersen Tax & Legal and transitioning to...

Kohler Co. Unveiled as Principal Partner of Manchester United -Friday 13 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- (NYSE: MANU) Manchester United and Kohler, a global lifestyle brand headquartered in Kohler, Wisconsin-USA, have agreed a multi-year global partnership. The KOHLER brand logo will feature on the sleeve of the most iconic and best selling club shirt, for both the men’s and...

Brazil Approves AerSafe for Airbus 321 Aircraft to Comply with Fuel Tank Flammability Reduction Rule -Friday 13 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AerSale® announced today that the National Civil Aviation Agency of Brazil (ANAC) has approved the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA’s) Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for the company’s AerSafe™ system on Airbus 321 aircraft (ST04010NY), that complies with the...