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Realigned Business Models Set to Support Companies in a Challenging KSA Automotive Parts Aftermarket Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, January 9th 2018 [ar]

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s (KSA) automotive parts aftermarket is undergoing significant changes that are pushing companies to realign their business models with new conditions. Declining demand for new cars, growing competition, and change in brand preferences are opening up fresh business...

GSMA Announces New Keynote Speakers for 2018 Mobile World Congress LONDON -Sunday, January 7th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA today announced nearly a dozen new keynote speakers for the upcoming Mobile World Congress 2018, as well as updates on exhibitors, sponsors, partners and programmes. Mobile World Congress will be held 26 February – 1 March 2018 at Fira Gran Via in Barcelona, with...

ZOLL Propaq M Selected by U.S. Air Force and U.S. Army as Their Deployable Vital Signs Monitor CHELMSFORD, Mass. -Saturday, January 6th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ZOLL® Medical Corporation, an Asahi Kasei Group Company that manufactures medical devices and related software solutions, announced today the receipt of a sole source contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to supply Propaq® M deployable vital signs monitors to the U.S....

Andersen Tax Makes Debut in Ireland SAN FRANCISCO -Friday, January 5th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Andersen name will make its debut in Ireland this week as the Irish collaborating firm of Andersen Global, mgpartners, becomes Andersen Tax. The Dublin tax firm became a collaborating firm in August 2016 and is now a member firm of Andersen Global, officially operating as...

Mavenir Acquires Aquto to Help Mobile Operators Drive Data Monetization and Customer Loyalty RICHARDSON, Texas -Friday, January 5th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mavenir, the world leader in mobile messaging and RCS, announces it has acquired Aquto, the leader in mobile sponsored data and data rewards. Aquto’s cloud-based sponsored data platform brings new capability to Mavenir’s portfolio of carrier revenue generation products by...

Global Africa Art Market Report 2016 PARIS & NEW-YORK -Friday, January 5th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The global market of modern and contemporary African art performed strongly in 2016 with a sell-through rate of 72% in a morose context of the international art market and the slowing down of African economies. This segment proved to be an exception. The huge direct and...

Boehringer Ingelheim Demonstrates Continuous Commitment to Its Venture Fund and Fostering Innovation by More than... INGELHEIM, Germany & BOSTON -Wednesday, January 3rd 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim today announced an increase in funding for its corporate venture fund, known as the Boehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund (BIVF), from EUR 100 to 250 million. The additional funds will be used to invest in promising early stage start-up companies, focusing on...

Jaguar Health and Dubai-based Seed Mena Enter Collaboration Agreement for Equilevia, Jaguar’s Personalized,... SAN FRANCISCO -Tuesday, January 2nd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Jaguar Health, Inc. (NASDAQ: JAGX) (Jaguar), a natural-products pharmaceuticals company focused on developing and commercializing novel, sustainably derived gastrointestinal products for both human prescription use and animals on a global basis, announced today that it has...

Amazon Celebrates Biggest Holiday; More Than Four Million People Trialed Prime In One Week Alone This Season SEATTLE -Friday, December 29th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- (NASDAQ: AMZN)—Amazon celebrated its biggest holiday season with customers all around the world shopping at record levels. Prime membership continued to grow this holiday – in fact, in one week alone, more than four million people started Prime free trials or began paid...

Parker Aerospace Awarded Contract to Provide Emirates’ 777X Hydraulic Pumps DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, December 26th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Parker Aerospace, a business segment of Parker Hannifin Corporation (NYSE: PH), the global leader in motion and control technologies, today announced a pump call-out agreement with Emirates for its 777X aircraft. Emirates is the launch customer of the new Boeing aircraft with...

Nel ASA: Awarded Orders over $2.3 Million for U.S. and U.K. Navy Electrolyzer Stacks OSLO -Friday, December 22nd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Proton OnSite (Proton), the U.S. subsidiary of Nel ASA (Nel, OSE:NEL), has received combined purchase orders for electrolyzer cell stacks from United Technologies Aerospace Systems (UTAS) for the U.S. and U.K. submarine fleets, at a value of more than $2.34 million. The...

Nel ASA: Awarded $7.71 Million for Three Hydrogen Fueling Stations WALLINGFORD, Conn. -Friday, December 22nd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Nel Hydrogen Solutions, a division of Nel ASA (Nel, OSE:NEL), has received $7.71 million in contracts for three hydrogen fueling stations. The first station will continue the success of combining Proton PEM Electrolysis with a Nel H2Station®, and follows the $8.3 million...

Mentice Acquires Endovascular Business from Medical Simulation Corporation GOTHENBURG, Sweden -Wednesday, December 20th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mentice boosts its US development presence and adds a clinical training service line with the acquisition of Medical Simulation Corporation's (MSC) Medical Products division. Mentice is the global leader of simulation-based performance solutions for endovascular...

Starr Companies Announces Appointment of Steve Blakey as President and Chief Executive Officer of Starr Insurance... NEW YORK -Wednesday, December 20th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Starr Companies today announced the appointment of Steve Blakey as president and chief executive officer of Starr Insurance Holdings. “We are pleased to introduce Steve as our new Company President. With over 35 years of experience, including establishing Starr’s...

DXC Foundation Announces Youth Computer Coding Challenge in 2018 to Inspire Digital Technology Skills in Students TYSONS, Va. -Wednesday, December 20th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- To inspire technologists of tomorrow, DXC Foundation will host a global coding competition called “DXC Codes,” and invites children ages 10 to 14 to submit computer program coding projects for a chance to win local prizes and a global championship. By supporting...

Rockwood Announces Advancements in Strategic Planning NEW YORK -Wednesday, December 20th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rockwood Capital, LLC (“Rockwood”), a private real estate investment management firm, today announced that Peter Falco, Senior Managing Partner and a co-founder, will transition to the role of Senior Strategic Advisor beginning in January 2018. Consistent with the firm’s...

ABB Completes EPC Business Model Change ZURICH -Wednesday, December 20th 2017

Power Grids: joint venture agreement for electrical substations infrastructure project business with SNC-Lavalin signed, closing expected 2018 Industrial Automation: oil & gas EPC activities to be moved into joint venture together with Arkad; closing of transaction now expected by December...

Starr Companies Appoints Ambassador Jose L. Cuisia, Jr. as Chairman of Starr International Insurance Philippines Branch ... NEW YORK -Wednesday, December 20th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Starr Companies today announced the appointment of Ambassador Jose L. Cuisia, Jr. as chairman of Starr International Insurance Philippines Branch, a branch of Starr International Insurance (Asia) Limited, a company established and licensed to write general insurance in Hong...

Andersen Global Continues Expansion in the Middle East With Alem & Associates SAN FRANCISCO -Tuesday, December 19th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global is proud to announce an expanded presence in the Middle East by way of a Collaboration Agreement with Alem & Associates, the leading law firm in Lebanon. Alem & Associates is headquartered in Beirut, but also has offices in Saudi Arabia and the United Arab...

DAE to Lease Two New Airbus A320 Aircraft to Hongtu Airlines Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, December 19th 2017  

Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) Ltd. has announced that its leasing division, DAE Capital and Yunnan Hongtu Airlines (“Hongtu”) of China have today completed a lease agreement for two new Airbus A320-200 aircraft. These modern, fuel efficient planes will be delivered in 2018 and are part of...