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IDEMIA: Enter the World of Augmented Identity at Seamless Middle East in Dubai (15th &... COLOMBES, France -Saturday, March 31st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, today announces its presence at Seamless Middle East 2018, the Middle East’s largest exhibition covering the world of Payments and Fintech in Dubai, on 15th and 16th April 2018. Securing our identity has become mission...

ABB Shareholders Approve All Proposals at Annual General Meeting ZURICH -Thursday, March 29th 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The shareholders elected Jennifer Xin-Zhe Li, Geraldine Matchett and Gunnar Brock to join the Board and re-elected Peter Voser as member and Chairman of the Board. Jacob Wallenberg, Matti Alahuhta, David Constable, Frederico Fleury Curado, Lars Förberg, David Meline and...

ProGrade Digital Professional Memory Cards and Readers Now Available Online at B&H Photo and Video SAN JOSE, Calif. -Thursday, March 29th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ProGrade Digital, founded with a mission to provide the highest quality professional grade digital memory cards and workflow solutions, announces international product availability through B&H Photo and Video beginning today. ProGrade Digital CFast™ 2.0, ProGrade Digital...

The CMMI® Institute Announces CMMI Development V2.0 PITTSBURGH -Thursday, March 29th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Building capability to consistently deliver solutions with speed to market, agility, customer satisfaction, and uncompromising quality are all table stakes in today’s competitive business world. The CMMI Institute has released CMMI Development V2.0, a globally recognized...

The Bahrain Middle East Bank and the Entire Business Hub Upswing Continues Manama, Kingdom of Bahrain -Wednesday, March 28th 2018 [fr]

The Bahrain Middle East Bank (BMB) was the only financial institution in the tax haven to increase its share capital in 2017 from USD 60 to 100 million. Against the backdrop of an additional planned capital increase of EUR 500 million, followed by entry into the Luxembourg stock exchange in...

JCR Eurasia Rating Has Assigned Bahrain Middle East Bank B.S.C. Long Term National Credit Rating of "AA-(Bhr)"... Istanbul, Turkey -Wednesday, March 28th 2018 [ar]

Bahrain Middle East Bank B.S.C. (henceforth the bank or BMB), was established in 1982 in the Kingdom of Bahrain. The Bank is licensed by the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB) as a wholesale bank with rights to offer Islamic products. The Bank mainly focuses on international trade finance, treasury...

FedEx Expanding E-Commerce Capabilities with Acquisition of P2P MEMPHIS, Tenn. -Wednesday, March 28th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- FedEx Corp. (NYSE:FDX) announced today that it has acquired P2P Mailing Limited, a leading provider of worldwide e-commerce transportation solutions, for £92 million. P2P’s capabilities complement and expand the FedEx portfolio of offerings important to the rapidly growing...

Westinghouse Plan of Reorganization Confirmed CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, Pa. -Wednesday, March 28th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Westinghouse Electric Company today obtained approval from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York (the Court) of the company’s plan of reorganization (the Plan). The Court’s approval of the Plan is a significant milestone in the company’s...

AerLine Holdings to Sell XTRA Airways CORAL GABLES, Fla. -Tuesday, March 27th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- AerLine Holdings has entered into negotiations to sell its wholly-owned subsidiary XTRA Airways. XTRA Airways has operated Boeing 737 aircraft in its charter fleet flying sports teams, rock bands, relief flights from Caribbean Islands including Puerto Rico, scheduled...

Three Leading Animal Health Companies Join Hands to Launch World-Class Vaccine Joint Venture Targeting Foot-and-Mouth... XI’AN, China -Monday, March 26th 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Shaanxi Meili Omni-Honesty Animal Health Co., Ltd., China’s world-class vaccine company targeting foot-and-mouth disease in swine, was launched on March 24th with a groundbreaking ceremony held at the Airport New City in Xi’an, capital city of Shaanxi Province. Meili...

IDEMIA Will Present Its 2017 Annual Financial Results to Investors, on March 27, 2018 COLOMBES, France -Monday, March 26th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IDEMIA, the world leader in Augmented Identity, will present its 2017 annual financial results to investors, on Tuesday March 27, 2018. Didier Lamouche (CEO) and Frédéric Beylier (COO) will be presenting these financial results and taking questions the same day at 1pm...

Takeda Announces Publication of Final Data from ICLUSIG® (ponatinib) Pivotal Phase 2 PACE Trial in Blood ... CAMBRIDGE, Mass. & OSAKA, Japan -Saturday, March 24th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE: 4502) today announced that final data from the pivotal Phase 2 PACE clinical trial of ICLUSIG (ponatinib) in refractory chronic myeloid leukemia (CML) or Philadelphia chromosome-positive acute lymphoblastic leukemia (Ph+ ALL) were...

Global Business Ventures Awarded License from Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority, Paving Way for... CHICAGO -Saturday, March 24th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Randall Langer, chairman of Chicago-based Global Business Ventures, joined officials from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority (SAGIA) in Washington, D.C., on March 22 for the presentation of a SAGIA business license – the first step in...

Best’s Special Report: Lebanese Insurers Continue to Demonstrate Resilience Despite Challenging Operating... LONDON -Saturday, March 24th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Insurance companies in Lebanon continue to operate in a challenging environment, with Lebanon’s history characterised by social and political divides, and the country presenting high levels of economic, political and financial systems risks, according to a new report...

Janssen Announces Positive CHMP Opinion for JULUCATM▼ (dolutegravir/rilpivirine) CORK, Ireland -Friday, March 23rd 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson today announced that the Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) has issued a Positive Opinion recommending marketing authorisation for JULUCA™ (dolutegravir 50mg...

Synchronoss Renews Agreement to Power Verizon Cloud BRIDGEWATER, N.J. -Friday, March 23rd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Synchronoss Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ:SNCR), a global leader and innovator of cloud, messaging, digital and IoT products, today announced that it has renewed its existing agreement with Verizon to power Verizon’s Cloud solution for its wireless customers for an additional...

Workiva Leads Global Adoption of Inline XBRL AMES, Iowa & LONDON -Thursday, March 22nd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Workiva (NYSE:WK), a leading provider of solutions for enterprise productivity, today announced Wdesk users filed more than 84 percent of all Inline XBRL facts with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in the fourth quarter of 2017. Wdesk has also been used to file...

The Saga Foundation Announces Its Plan to Create a Non-Anonymous, Reserve-Backed Digital Currency ZUG, Switzerland -Thursday, March 22nd 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Saga Foundation (saga.org) announces today its mission to create Saga (SGA), the first non-anonymous blockchain-based digital currency. The currency is designed with a tamed volatility mechanism. These characteristics can set the ground for the currency to become a store of...

GSMA Advances a Comprehensive Agenda on Digital Inclusion for Women Ahead of G20 Summit NEW YORK -Thursday, March 22nd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA is supporting the sixty-second meeting of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW62) taking place at the United Nations Headquarters in New York this month1 as part of its commitment to the Sustainable Developments Goals (SDGs), particularly SDG 5 (Gender...

Edgecore Networks Introduces 400G Open Networking SAN JOSE -Thursday, March 22nd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- OCP Summit – Edgecore Networks, the leader in open networking, today announced its contribution to the Open Compute Project (OCP) of the design of a 400 Gigabit Ethernet (400G) data center switch, the industry’s first 400G open design, that will enable public and private...