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JPT Peptide Technologies Launches The Human Proteome Peptide Catalog BERLIN -Wednesday, April 11th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- JPT Peptide Technologies (JPT) announces the launch of The Human Proteome Peptide Catalog, the first and most comprehensive online resource for validated reference peptides in mass-spectrometry based proteomics. The new repository provides fast access to >400.000 light &...

Calypso Technology Welcomes Didier Bouillard as CEO SAN FRANCISCO -Wednesday, April 11th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Calypso Technology, Inc., an industry leading provider of cloud-enabled capital markets and investment management software and services, today announced that Didier Bouillard has joined as Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Board of Directors. Based in London, Mr....

Beirut Arab University (BAU) Signs a Partnership with Cambridge Assessment English to Adopt Cambridge English... Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Wednesday, April 11th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

Students at Beirut Arab University (BAU) will now be able to gain prestigious Cambridge English certificates, thanks to a new agreement. BAU will be formally recognizing Cambridge English Qualifications, in addition to working with Cambridge English on several research and leadership...

ExaGrid, Hyper-Converged Secondary Storage for Backup Leader, Reports Record Q1 Bookings and Revenue for Q1-2018 WESTBOROUGH, Mass. -Wednesday, April 11th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, today announced record Q1 bookings and revenue for Q1 2018. ExaGrid grew at a rate of 20% over the same quarter of the prior year, continuing its trend of progressive growth at a faster rate than...

Mobile Ecosystem to Be Worth More Than $50 Billion to West Africa Economy by 2022, Finds New GSMA Study ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire -Wednesday, April 11th 2018 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The mobile industry in West Africa is forecast to contribute more than $50 billion annually to the region’s economy by 2022, according to a new GSMA study published today at the ‘Mobile 360 – West Africa’ event being held in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. The new report,...

Red Wing Introduces PetroKing: Lightweight, Flexible Work Boots Equipping Energy Workers with All-Around Foot... STAVANGER, Norway & ABERDEEN, Scotland & DUBAI, United Arab Emirates. -Wednesday, April 11th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Red Wing announced its PetroKing line of work boots, purpose-built for the global energy industry. Lightweight and flexible, PetroKing revolutionizes industrial footwear by combining innovative safety features and comfort. It includes styles that deliver advanced,...

Arthur D. Little Reviews 100 Mobility Systems Worldwide in the Third Edition of Its Future of Mobility Study and Updated... BRUSSELS -Wednesday, April 11th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Arthur D. Little today released the third edition of its Future of Mobility study, including an updated version of its Urban Mobility Index, which ranks 100 global cities based on the maturity, innovativeness and performance of their urban mobility systems. The study, “The...

MorphoWave™ Compact by IDEMIA: New Compact, Frictionless Access Control Terminal Unveiled at ISC West LAS VEGAS -Wednesday, April 11th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, announces today the launch of MorphoWave™ Compact, the newest addition to its range of products for frictionless biometric access control. This masterpiece of engineering relies on IDEMIA’s patented, touchless 3D fingerprint...

Andersen Tax Launches in Kenya SAN FRANCISCO -Wednesday, April 11th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Andersen Global is proud to announce the debut of the Andersen name in Kenya as Nexus Business Advisory Limited, a tax and business advisory firm based in Nairobi, becomes a full member firm of Andersen Global. The launch continues Andersen’s strategic expansion across...

HeartSciences Announces Publication of Clinical Study Results in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology... SOUTHLAKE, Texas -Wednesday, April 11th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- HeartSciences, a medical device company leading innovation in electrocardiography through the application of continuous wavelet transform (CWT) signal processing and artificial intelligence, announced today the results of a clinical study serially conducted at The Icahn School...

SES Accelerates Latin America’s Path to Ultra HD LUXEMBOURG -Wednesday, April 11th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Following major space and ground infrastructure investments and the expansion of its Latin America video neighbourhood, SES today announced the launch of its Ultra HD platform into the region to accelerate commercial 4K rollouts among leading cable, IPTV, and DTH providers...

Study: Does the UAE have a positive driving culture? Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Wednesday, April 11th 2018 [ar]  

Surprisingly high ‘yes’ values, but strong contrasts among ethnical groups Big difference between own behavior and the observed behavior of other motorists Ranking of the top most unfriendly acts correlates with the main causes of death Rationale for unfriendly acts is grounded in...

GAC Abu Dhabi provides on-site logistics support for Special Olympics IX MENA Regional Games Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. -Wednesday, April 11th 2018 [ar]  

When Abu Dhabi played host to the Special Olympics Middle East and North Africa (MENA) 9th Regional Games last month, it was GAC that provided the event with uninterrupted on-site logistics support. GAC Abu Dhabi was appointed to help ensure smooth running behind the scenes at the high...

QNB Group: Financial Results for the Three Months Ended 31 March 2018 Doha, Qatar. -Tuesday, April 10th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

QNB Group, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region, announced its results for the three months ended 31 March 2018. For the three months ended 31 March 2018, Net Profit reached QAR3.4 billion (USD0.9 billion), up by 7% compared to previous year. Total...

Al Saja’a Industrial Oasis Wins Arabian Business Real Estate Award Sharjah, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, April 10th 2018 [ar]  

Al Saja’a Industrial Oasis (ASIO) has been honoured with the ‘Best Industrial Project’ award at the Arabian Business Real Estate Awards. Sharjah Asset Management (SAM), the investment arm of the Government of Sharjah, launched ASIO in October 2015 following the vision of the emirate to...

Abu Dhabi Launches Six Historic Oil and Gas Licensing Opportunities Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. -Tuesday, April 10th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

Major onshore and offshore blocks across the emirate opened for new competitive bidding round Estimates suggest blocks contain substantial amounts of oil and gas Successful bidders will have the opportunity to explore, and then develop and produce discoveries with ADNOC Prospective...

Swiss Advanced Vision Launches Active Intraocular Lens Concept with Real-Time Autofocus for Cataract Surgery NEUCHATEL, Switzerland -Tuesday, April 10th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Swiss Advanced Vision (SAV-IOL) has announced the launch of Project R-TASC, set to disrupt the global intraocular lens (IOL) market. Cataracts are responsible for 51% of world blindness, which represents about 35 million people. A growing global market, IOLs are...

Ten Teams from Five Countries Advance to Finals of $20M NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE NEW YORK -Tuesday, April 10th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- XPRIZE, the world’s leader in designing and managing incentive competitions to solve humanity’s grand challenges, today announced the 10 teams advancing to the final round in the $20M NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE. This four-and-a-half-year global competition challenges teams to...

Rimini Street Appoints New South Korea Country Manager LAS VEGAS -Tuesday, April 10th 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 announced the appointment of its new country manager for South Korea, Hyungwook...

Predator-Series Aircraft Pass Five Million Flight Hour Mark SAN DIEGO -Tuesday, April 10th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) today announced that its Predator®-series family of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), encompassing Predator, Predator B, Gray Eagle, and Avenger® lines, has achieved a historic industry milestone: five million flight hours....