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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,...

GA Telesis Announces Launch of $500 Million GAIN 2 Fund FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. & NEW YORK -Tuesday, August 8th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GA Telesis, LLC (“GA Telesis”) and Wafra Capital Partners Inc. (“WCP Inc.”) jointly announced today that GA Telesis has raised a new $500 million investment vehicle from institutional and private clients advised by WCP Inc. to establish a second aviation investment...

Study Evaluates Performance of Masimo SpHb® in Trauma Patients with Low Hemoglobin Levels NEUCHATEL, Switzerland -Monday, August 7th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today the findings of a recently published study in which researchers at Cairo University in Egypt evaluated the performance of Masimo SpHb®, noninvasive, continuous hemoglobin measurement, in trauma patients with low hemoglobin levels.1 In...

Ajman Tourism Development Department Successfully Concludes the 4th Liwa Ajman Dates Festival 2017 AJMAN, United Arab Emirates -Monday, August 7th 2017 [ar]  

Organised by the Ajman Tourism Development Department (ATDD) under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Humaid Bin Rashid Al Nuaimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Ajman, the 4th annual Liwa Ajman Dates Festival successfully concluded at the Emirates Hospitality Centre on Friday,...

Arabia CSR Awards countdown begins Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Monday, August 7th 2017 [ar] [fr]

The tenth cycle of the Arabia CSR Awards will come to a close in September. On the 25th of the same month, a grand gala will be organised by Arabia CSR Network in the Marriott Marquis hotel in Dubai. The top finalists of the current cycle will be announced in the function and winners will be...

Yokogawa Establishes Sustainability Goals for the Year 2050 TOKYO -Monday, August 7th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Yokogawa Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6841) announces that it has developed sustainability goals for the year 2050 that will guide its efforts to make the world a better place for future generations. Yokogawa’s efforts to achieve a sustainable society are in keeping with...

Edwards Launches Easy to Use P3 Handheld Vacuum Gauge BURGESS HILL, England -Monday, August 7th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Edwards is introducing the P3 handheld vacuum measuring system. An easy to use, battery powered device with direct on-board display of measured pressure, which is ideal for on-site service calls and in-situ pressure checking. The P3 can provide mobile and fixed pressure...

WeWork Announces $500 Million Investment For New Entity Focused on Growth and Expansion in Southeast Asia and Korea NEW YORK & SINGAPORE -Monday, August 7th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WeWork is excited to announce a $500 million investment in a new entity focused on fueling its growth and expansion in Southeast Asia and Korea. This investment underlines the potential for WeWork in Asia and follows on the heels of WeWork’s other recent investment news...

BORGWARD BX7 SUV granted quality certification from European Whole Vehicle Type Approval (WVTA) Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, August 6th 2017 [ar]

The BX7 SUV, one of the first new models of the BORGWARD Group AG to be launched in the GCC, is granted the European Whole Vehicle Type Approval (WVTA) certificate.  The E.U.'s latest WVTA certification is based on the European Economic Commission Regulations and European Union Directives...

A.M. Best Awarded International Best Ratings Agency for Takaful at the International Takaful Awards 2017 LONDON -Sunday, August 6th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A.M. Best received the award for International Best Ratings Agency for Takaful at the International Takaful Awards 2017, held in conjunction with the 11th International Takaful Summit in London. This is the third consecutive year that A.M. Best has been awarded the...

Vedanta Resources plc Announces Comprehensive Refinancing of US$ 1.8 Billion LONDON -Saturday, August 5th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vedanta Resources plc (“Vedanta”, the “Company”, LSE: VED) today announced the pricing of an offering of bonds in the aggregate principal amount of US$1.0 billion of 6.125% Bonds due 2024 (the “Bonds”). Vedanta intends to use the net proceeds from this offering...

Swift Biosciences Announces New Industry-Leading Indexed Adapters for Sequencing Larger Numbers of Samples in a Single... ANN ARBOR, Mich. -Saturday, August 5th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Swift Biosciences, a leading provider of innovative library prep solutions for genomic sequencing, today announced the launch of Accel-NGS® 2S Indexed Adapters, a new portfolio of indices that significantly improves multiplexed next-generation sequencing on Illumina®...

Vedanta Resources plc Announces Expiration and Results of its Cash Tender Offers for Any and All of its US$ 774,772,000... LONDON -Saturday, August 5th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vedanta Resources plc (the “Company” or “Vedanta”) (LSE: VED) today announced the expiration and results of its previously announced tender offers to purchase for cash (the “Tender Offers”) any and all of its outstanding US$ 774,772,000 6.00% Bonds due 2019, CUSIP:...

MPEG LA Announces Call for Patents Essential to ATSC 3.0 DENVER -Friday, August 4th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- World licensing leader MPEG LA, LLC announced today a call for patents essential to ATSC 3.0 standards in order to facilitate, for the convenience of the market, creation of a joint license to the intellectual property of leading ATSC 3.0 developers on which those standards are...

Madison Realty Capital Provides $300.0 Million Construction Loan for Ceruzzi Properties’ Luxury Condo Development... NEW YORK -Friday, August 4th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ceruzzi Properties (Ceruzzi) and Madison Realty Capital (MRC) announced the closing of a $300 million construction loan for completion of a major mixed-use development at 138 East 50th Street in the Midtown East neighborhood of Manhattan. MRC, an institutionally-backed real...

General Cable Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results  HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. -Friday, August 4th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC) reported today results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2017. For the quarter, reported loss per share and reported operating loss were $1.42 and $23 million, respectively. The Company generated adjusted earnings per share and adjusted...

SES: HD+ Subscribers in Germany to Enjoy Exclusive Live Sports Content via Eurosport Package  LUXEMBOURG -Friday, August 4th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- HD+ subscribers will now be able to enjoy exclusive live football matches as well as Tennis Grand Slams, Cycling highlights and MotoGP, thanks to the extended offer of HD+ following a partnership with the leading media company Discovery Networks Germany, Eurosport’s parent...