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Andersen Global Announces Expansion in Argentina SAN FRANCISCO -Wednesday, April 18th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Andersen Global announces its presence in Argentina with Modo, a leading tax & legal firm in Buenos Aires. The establishment of a Collaboration Agreement with Modo continues Andersen Global’s expansion within Latin America. Modo is led by Partners Juan Astibia and Diego...

Braidy Industries Subsidiary Company Veloxint is Named a 2018 Bronze Edison Award Winner NEW YORK -Wednesday, April 18th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Edison Awards, celebrating 31 years of honoring the best in innovation and excellence in the development of new products and services, announced that Veloxint was voted a Bronze Winner for Space Technology at their April 11th ceremony at The Capitale in New York City....

Zlatan Ibrahimović Joins Visa Ahead of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ SAN FRANCISCO -Wednesday, April 18th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) today announced professional footballer, Zlatan Ibrahimović, will be the new face of its global marketing campaign in anticipation of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™. As the Official Payment Services Partner of FIFA, Visa, in collaboration with Zlatan,...

CMMI Cybermaturity Platform Builds Board and C-Suite Confidence In Cybersecurity Programs and Investments SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -Tuesday, April 17th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The CMMI Institute today announces the CMMI Cybermaturity Platform, a comprehensive enterprise cybersecurity capability and risk assessment platform that provides cybersecurity and senior executives with the evidence and insights to improve cybersecurity resilience. The...

Munich Re’s ALLFINANZ Spectra Turns Pre-Assessment Chaos into Instant Sales, STP and Analytics DUBLIN -Tuesday, April 17th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Munich Re Automation Solutions Ltd, the global leader in digital new business and underwriting solutions, again disrupts life insurance automation by releasing ALLFINANZ Spectra. Cloud-based Spectra turns an inefficient pre-assessment process into closed sales. Spectra promotes...

Egon Zehnder Asked over 400 of the World’s Top CEOs What They Found Harder Than Expected When They Took the Top... LONDON & ZURICH & NEW YORK -Tuesday, April 17th 2018

New Global Study by the world’s leadership advisory firm reveals: CEOs found personal and interpersonal issues such as self-awareness, expressing vulnerability, leadership team-building and driving cultural change harder to manage than expected While CEOs are confident in their...

FedEx Freight President & CEO Michael L. Ducker to Retire August 15 MEMPHIS, Tenn. -Tuesday, April 17th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- FedEx Corporation (NYSE:FDX) today announced that Michael L. Ducker, President and CEO of its FedEx Freight subsidiary, will retire effective August 15, 2018. Ducker took the helm at FedEx Freight in 2014 after spending close to 40 years at FedEx Express. His successor will be...

The Estée Lauder Companies Elects Two New Members to Its Board of Directors NEW YORK -Tuesday, April 17th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) announced today that Jennifer Hyman and Jennifer Tejada have been elected to its Board of Directors (the “Board”) and that both directors have also joined the Audit Committee, effective as of April 16, 2018. Ms. Hyman is the...

Concrete-Structure Alternative Technology? – A New Material for 100% Future Green Buildings is Born. DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, April 17th 2018 [ar]  

Steel Wood Industries revealed an unexpected key solution in green building materials not just able to replace concrete as the core building material but can also be used to fully design building structures from the 100% recycled/SWIstainable wood manufactured in UAE under the name Gusolid-PCS...

Rexton Technologies Middle East Inaugurated The Region’s Largest LED Light Fittings Manufacturing Facility And Its... Sharjah, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, April 17th 2018 [ar]  

Rexton Technologies officially inaugurated its new facilities with a ribbon-cutting ceremony held by H.E. Abdallah Sultan Al Owais, Chairman of Sharjah Chamber of  Commerce & Industry  and  H.E. Saud Salim Al Mazrouei, Director of Saif Zone & Hamriyah Freezone with Lalu Samuel, CMD of...

P&G Announces New Environmental Sustainability Goals Focused on Enabling and Inspiring Positive Impact in the World ... CINCINNATI -Tuesday, April 17th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG) today announced it has achieved many of its 2020 environmental sustainability goals, has plans in place to meet the rest and has established new, broad-reaching goals for 2030. The new goals, titled “Ambition 2030,” aim to enable and...

Gemalto to Protect 5G Next Generation Networks from Cyber-Attacks with Intel® Software Guard... AMSTERDAM -Tuesday, April 17th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, today announced, it is bolstering protection against cyber-attacks for the new generation of cloud-based virtualized networks being planned and deployed with Intel® technology. This new initiative combines the Intel®...

Bank of America Reports First-Quarter 2018 Financial Results CHARLOTTE, N.C. -Monday, April 16th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Bank of America reported its first-quarter 2018 financial results today. The news release, supplemental filing and investor presentation can be accessed in the following ways: This press release features multimedia. View the full release...

The Health Industry Summit (tHIS) to Play a Greater Role as China Set to Boost Health Industry for a Higher Level of... SHANGHAI -Monday, April 16th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Health Industry Summit (tHIS) 2018 hosted by Reed Sinopharm, opened in Shanghai at the National Exhibition and Convention Center on 11 April 2018. This is the largest gathering of healthcare industry professionals in the world with well over 200,000 attendees from more...

Saudi Arabia Granted 664 Patents in 2017; Double of All Arab Countries Combined RIYADH, Saudi Arabia -Monday, April 16th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

Saudi Arabia has ranked 23rd among 92 countries in terms of patents granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) in 2017. The vast majority of these patented inventions are scientific. According to StatNano, which publishes at the beginning of each year a report on the...

The QE2 Opens in Dubai Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, April 16th 2018 [fr]  

The Queen Elizabeth 2 (QE2) will open its doors to the public on the 18th of April 2018 following highly anticipated international interest. PCFC Hotels - part of the Dubai government’s Ports, Customs and Free Zones Corporation - has reinvented the legendary vessel as the latest must-see...

Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly Announce an Academic Collaboration with University of Oxford to Investigate the Effects... INGELHEIM, Germany & INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -Monday, April 16th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) today announced an academic collaboration with the University of Oxford. EMPA-KIDNEY will investigate the effects of empagliflozin on the progression of kidney disease and the occurrence of cardiovascular death, in...

IDEMIA Announces Laurent Lemaire’s Appointment as New CFO COLOMBES, France -Monday, April 16th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, has today announced Laurent Lemaire’s appointment as the Group’s new Chief Financial Officer. Laurent Lemaire, an ESSEC graduate, has acquired considerable financial expertise within major companies, particularly in...

Turkish Team Wins the Fourth International Schools Arabic Debating Championship Doha, Qatar -Monday, April 16th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

Under the patronage and in the presence of Her Excellency Sheikha Hind bint Hamad, Vice Chairperson and CEO of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, the Fourth International Schools Arabic Debating Championship was concluded on Wednesday evening 11 April 2018. The...

Earth Networks Announces Partnership with Mozambique National Meteorology to Create Severe Weather Early Warning System ... GERMANTOWN, Md. & MAPUTO, Mozambique -Monday, April 16th 2018 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Earth Networks today announced that it entered into a partnership with Instituto Nacional de Meteorologia de Moçambique (INAM) to scale up live storm monitoring, lightning detection and real-time observations that will power life-saving weather forecasting and alerting...