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Study Investigates Performance of Masimo PVi® As Part of Goal-Directed Fluid Therapy During Laparoscopic... NEUCHATEL, Switzerland -Monday, August 21st 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today the findings of a recently published study in which researchers at Firat University in Turkey evaluated the performance of Masimo PVi®, a noninvasive and continuous measurement of the dynamic changes in perfusion index (Pi) that occur...

Boehringer Ingelheim: Advancing anticoagulation care with new data at ESC Congress 2017 INGELHEIM, Germany -Monday, August 21st 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boehringer Ingelheim today announced that it will present important new data on the treatment of patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) at the ESC Congress in Barcelona, Spain, 26-30 August 2017. In total, four abstracts have been accepted, investigating different aspects of...

Permasteelisa Group to Join Grandland VITTORIO VENETO, Italy -Monday, August 21st 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Worldwide leading contractor in engineering, project management, manufacturing and installation of architectural envelopes and interior systems, Permasteelisa Group, will join forces with Grandland Group – a fast growing, Shenzhen-based specialist in design and construction...

LIXIL to Sell Permasteelisa to Grandland TOKYO -Monday, August 21st 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- LIXIL Group Corporation (LIXIL Group) (TOKYO:5938), a global leader in the housing and building industry, today announced that it has decided to sell 100% of the shares of Permasteelisa S.p.A (Permasteelisa) held by its major subsidiary LIXIL Corporation to Grandland Holdings...

Lenovo Continues to Gain Momentum in First Quarter FY 2017/18 HONG KONG -Friday, August 18th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Behind the strength of its 3-wave strategy, Lenovo’s business transformation continued to gain traction during the first quarter, delivering solid profitability in its core PC and smart devices business, and revenue and profit improvements in targeted growth areas, including...

Stanford Graduate School of Business Launches Two Educational Opportunities to Empower Youth and Entrepreneurs in... STANFORD, Calif. -Thursday, August 17th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Stanford Graduate School of Business (Stanford GSB) today announced a USD $3 million, three-year partnership with De Beers Group to empower young, budding entrepreneurs and owners of established businesses in Botswana, Namibia, and South Africa through two new educational...

Keynote Line-Up Set for 2017 Africa CACS ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill. -Thursday, August 17th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Writer and podcast host Ryan Hogarth will set the pace in an opening keynote “We Are Not Robots” at ISACA’s 2017 Africa Computer Audit, Control and Security (CACS) Conference, to be held 11-12 September 2017, in Accra, Ghana. Hogarth, author of “How to Win Influence...

Schlumberger Announces Third-Quarter 2017 Results Conference Call HOUSTON -Thursday, August 17th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) will hold a conference call on October 20, 2017 to discuss the results for the third quarter ending September 30, 2017. The conference call is scheduled to begin at 8:30 am US Eastern time and a press release regarding the results will be...

CMB Successfully Goes-Live on Murex’s MX.3 Platform PARIS & BEIJING -Wednesday, August 16th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Murex, a global leader in trading, risk management and processing solutions, is pleased to announce the successful launch of the MX.3 platform at China Merchants Bank (CMB). As one of China’s largest commercial banks, CMB financial market department currently averages 8,000...

Bentley Announces Finalists in 2017 Be Inspired Awards Program Recognizing BIM Advancements in Infrastructure Design,... EXTON, Pa. -Friday, August 11th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bentley Systems, Incorporated, a leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, today announced the finalists in the 2017 Be Inspired Awards program. The annual awards honor the extraordinary work of Bentley users advancing...

Moody’s Completes Acquisition of Bureau van Dijk  NEW YORK -Thursday, August 10th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE: MCO) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of Bureau van Dijk, a global provider of business intelligence and company information. The acquisition strengthens Moody’s position as a leader in financial risk data and analytical...

Alibaba’s Enhanced IP Protection Platform Now Eliminates Fake Listings in Less Than 24 Hours BEIJING -Thursday, August 10th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At its Brand Rights Holders Day in Beijing, Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA) today unveiled enhancements to its Intellectual Property Protection (IPP) Platform. In the first month since the “express” technology enhancements were made, almost all cases submitted by rights holders...

BAI Announces the Finalists for its 2017 Global Innovation Awards  CHICAGO -Thursday, August 10th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BAI announced the finalists for the BAI Global Innovation Awards, a prestigious awards program celebrating innovation in the financial services industry. Winners will be announced at BAI Beacon in Atlanta on October 4-5. The BAI Global Innovation Awards recognizes industry...

Western Union Becomes Money Transfer Partner and Shirt Sleeve Sponsor of Liverpool Football Club  ENGLEWOOD, Colo. & LIVERPOOL, England -Thursday, August 10th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) and Liverpool FC today announced a multi-year partnership that will see Western Union, a leader in global payment and money transfer services, become an Official Principal Partner and the Official Money Transfer Partner of Liverpool FC. They...

AM Best Gives International General Insurance Group a Positive Outlook and Affirms Rating  HAMILTON, Bermuda -Wednesday, August 9th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rating agency AM Best has revised the outlooks from stable to positive and affirmed the financial strength rating of A- (Excellent) for International General Insurance Co. Ltd (IGI Bermuda) and International General Insurance Company (UK) Limited (IGI UK), the international...

Neustar Supports Strong Global Growth with Five New Value-Added Distributor Partners for EMEA Channel  STERLING, Va. & LONDON -Wednesday, August 9th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Neustar, Inc., a trusted, neutral provider of real-time information services, today announced that it has expanded its international partner network across Europe and the Middle East. The appointment of five new value-added distributor (VAD) partners to its Cloud Security...

Andersen Global Expands Presence in Brazil With Branco Consultores  SAN FRANCISCO -Wednesday, August 9th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global announces a presence in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil by way of a Collaboration Agreement with Branco Consultores, a tax and legal firm. The addition of Branco Consultores demonstrates Andersen’s growing presence in Latin America. Andersen Global has an existing...

IBC2017 Offers Insights into Future Technologies Set to Transform the User Experience  LONDON -Wednesday, August 9th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visitors to IBC2017 will be able to immerse themselves in a world of cutting edge technologies, with a host of opportunities to learn about the accelerating trends that are enhancing, customising or otherwise transforming the user experience (UX). Media and broadcast...

Yamaha Motor Achieves Record First-half Earnings TOKYO -Tuesday, August 8th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:7272)(ISIN:JP3942800008) announced today that in the first half of its fiscal year ending December 31, 2017, consolidated net sales of 828.1 billion yen were up 6.4% from the previous year. The company achieved all-time highs in operating income of...

New GSMA Report Highlights Risks of Implementing Wholesale Open Access Networks LONDON -Tuesday, August 8th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced the findings of a new report, “Wholesale Open Access Networks”, which examines the performance of the wholesale open access network (WOAN) model (also known as single wholesale network or SWN) in five markets around the world: Kenya, Mexico, Russia,...