News Articles

AG&P’s Unique Scalable LNG Supply Chain Model Will Unlock Gas-to-Power Market Opportunities in Developing... SINGAPORE -Friday, January 26th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- AG&P (Atlantic, Gulf and Pacific Company), the Philippines-based company at the forefront of developing pragmatic, end-to-end LNG delivery solutions, says demand aggregation is the key to growing and unlocking the market for gas. The power sector continues to be the key...

European Commission Approves ADCETRIS® (brentuximab vedotin) for CD30-Positive Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma... CAMBRIDGE, Mass. & OSAKA, Japan -Friday, January 26th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE: 4502) today announced that the European Commission (EC) extended the current conditional marketing authorization of ADCETRIS® (brentuximab vedotin) and approved ADCETRIS for the treatment of adult patients with CD30-positive...

Rimini Street Files Court Petition to Recover Additional $32 Million From Oracle LAS VEGAS -Friday, January 26th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, today provides the following statement related to a petition recently filed with the United...

Ferring Announces Recipients of Innovation Grants Program 2017-2018 SAINT-PREX, Switzerland -Friday, January 26th 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ferring Pharmaceuticals today announced the recipients of the 2017-2018 Innovation Grants Program, an annual initiative of the Ferring Research Institute (FRI) based in San Diego. This global program supports research in the fields of reproductive medicine and women’s health,...

Team Visa Athletes Launch Global Film for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018: “Resetting Finish... SAN FRANCISCO -Friday, January 26th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- With less than one month until the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 Opening Ceremony, Visa’s (NYSE: V) roster of Team Visa athletes took the lead in launching the brand’s full-length 60-second global advertising campaign, “Resetting Finish Lines,” across their...

SES-14 in Good Health and on Track Despite Launch Anomaly KOUROU, French Guiana -Friday, January 26th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Guiana Space Centre – Following the anomaly that occurred during the launch on an Ariane 5 rocket last night, SES announces that it has successfully established a telemetry and telecommand connection to its SES-14 spacecraft and is setting up a new orbit raising plan now....

Saudi Water Desalination Capacity Sets Global Record at 5 Million Cubic Meters a Day RIYADH, Saudi Arabia -Thursday, January 25th 2018 [fr]  

Saudi Arabia plans to build 9 water desalination plants on the Red Sea coastal city of Jeddah, at a total cost of more than SAR 2 billion, said Abdulrahman Alfadley, Minister of Environment, Water and Agriculture. The minister tweeted that the project to build the plants was ordered by King...

Aspen REIT’s Initial Public Offering is Qualified by SEC NEW YORK -Thursday, January 25th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Aspen REIT, Inc. ( “Aspen REIT”), a recently-formed, single-asset real estate investment trust (“REIT”), today announced that its offering statement on Form 1-A filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) in connection with its planned $33.5 million...

NMC Health CEO Reveals the Future of Tech-Enabled Healthcare at Davos Davos, Switzerland -Thursday, January 25th 2018 [ar]

One of the world’s leading healthcare executives, NMC Health’s Chief Executive Officer, Prasanth Manghat, has outlined the technology he believes will solve the challenges faced by the world’s healthcare delivery system. Speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, where...

World Health Organization Grants Prequalification to Bharat Biotech’s Rotavirus Vaccine, ROTAVAC® NEW DELHI -Thursday, January 25th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Bharat Biotech today announced that the World Health Organization (WHO Geneva) has awarded prequalification to the developing world’s first rotavirus vaccine, ROTAVAC®. WHO Prequalification is necessary for UN agencies and Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance to purchase the...

Meet Megastar Mammooty in Dalma Mall this Friday! Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, January 25th 2018 [ar]  

Dalma Mall, Abu Dhabi’s favorite Mall will be hosting yet another ground breaking celebrity buzz event with megastar Mammoooty, this Friday, 26th January at 6.30 pm. Padmashree Bharat Mammooty, fondly known as Mammookka is a legend and pride of south indian cinema known for his work in...

Citi Private Bank Sponsors Motor Racing Legend Fernando Alonso at Daytona NEW YORK -Thursday, January 25th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Citi Private Bank is proud to announce its sponsorship of motor racing legend Fernando Alonso for his debut appearance in the Rolex 24 at Daytona beginning January 27, 2018. The Rolex 24 At Daytona – also known as the 24 Hours of Daytona – is North America’s premier...

LEGO® Education Launches New Maker Activities for Schools BILLUND, Denmark -Thursday, January 25th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- LEGO® Education Maker, a continuum of activities for early learning through middle school, is available today to schools around the world. The activities are centered around the iconic LEGO brick and inspired by the open-ended, playful creativity of making. The new, free LEGO...

Bacardi to Acquire Patrón Tequila HAMILTON, Bermuda & SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland -Thursday, January 25th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Family-owned Bacardi Limited, the largest privately held spirits company in the world, announced today that it is expanding its portfolio of premium spirits with a definitive agreement to acquire 100% ownership of Patrón Spirits International AG and its PATRÓN® brand, the...

IDEMIA Announces Acquisition of Otono Networks and Its eSIM Orchestration Solution COLOMBES, France -Thursday, January 25th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity for an increasingly digital world, today announced the acquisition of Otono Networks and its industry-leading eSIM orchestration technology. Together, IDEMIA and Otono will offer a comprehensive eSIM lifecycle management solution...

Rajant Selects Minerva to Distribute Kinetic Mesh Networks PHILADELPHIA -Thursday, January 25th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Rajant and Minerva today announced a new distribution agreement to bring Rajant’s Kinetic Mesh® wireless networks to companies in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) looking to solve the advanced communications challenges of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), unmanned...

Cryptos Fund, a Quasi-ETF, Is Now Open to Investors ZUG, Switzerland -Thursday, January 25th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Cryptos Fund allows investors to gain exposure to Cryptocurrencies with reduced risk in a regulated environment. Cryptos Fund is the brainchild of a team of leading academics, quants and security experts based in Zug, Switzerland. It is designed to passively track the CCI30...

Stable confidence levels in the region as the GCC adopts VAT, finds Global Economic Conditions Survey Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Thursday, January 25th 2018 [ar]

Confidence in the Middle East is stable, even with the adoption of VAT in the GCC, according to the latest edition of the Global Economic Conditions Survey (GECS) released today.  The quarterly survey of global CFOs and finance professionals, conducted by ACCA (the Association of Chartered...

GSMA Announces Nominees for 2018 GLOMO Awards LONDON -Wednesday, January 24th 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced the nominees for the Global Mobile Awards 2018 (GLOMO Awards). Winners of the awards will be presented throughout Mobile World Congress, which takes place 26 February – 1 March in Barcelona. The full list of nominees can be found at...

Takeda Recognized as a Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporation for Third Consecutive Year OSAKA, Japan -Wednesday, January 24th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited [TOKYO:4502], (“Takeda”) is proud to be named by Corporate Knights as one of the 2018 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World (Global 100) for the third consecutive year. This distinction is based on 17 key performance...