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Energy Through Education! The Renewables Academy AG (RENAC) Celebrates 10 Successful Years of Disseminating Know-How on... BERLIN -Thursday, March 22nd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Renewables Academy AG (RENAC), based in Berlin (Germany), is very proud to celebrate its 10th anniversary. Since its founding in 2008, RENAC has become an important and innovative provider of international trainings and capacity building for renewable energy and energy...

German Company Develops New Solution for Monetizing News Content Frankfurt, Germany -Thursday, March 22nd 2018 [fr]

MulTra GmbH has created an innovative solution to monetize digital content for newspaper publishers while simultaneously paying consumers for reading the news through their Pumped App. Pumped claims to be the first platform which pays people for reading news content while guaranteeing 100% ad...

GSMA Announces Speakers for Mobile 360 Series – West Africa LONDON -Thursday, March 22nd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced the first speakers for the 2018 Mobile 360 Series – West Africa conference, which will take place 11-12 April at the Radisson Blu Abidjan Airport Hotel in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire. The event is organised with the support of the Ministry of Post and ICT...

Dubai's KHDA Recognises Cambridge English Qualifications for its teachers Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Thursday, March 22nd 2018 [ar]

Cambridge Assessment English is now an approved English language proficiency qualification in the Emirate of Dubai following a decision made by the Knowledge and Human Development Authority (KHDA) in Dubai. Two Cambridge English Qualifications - B2 First and C1 Advanced are now recognised as...

Finance Professionals in the UAE Are Urged To ‘Think Local and Act Global’ As the Country Continues To... Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Thursday, March 22nd 2018 [ar]

ACCA (Association for Chartered Certified Accountants) recognised over 200 members in the UAE who achieved a momentous professional milestone by becoming ACCA members. They were honored at an event held at the Address Dubai Mall on the evening of 21 March which was attended by leading...

Philip Morris International Shifts Entire Capacity of Its Cigarette Factory in Greece to Smoke-Free Products LAUSANNE, Switzerland -Wednesday, March 21st 2018

  (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) announced today that the factory of its Greek affiliate (Papastratos) in Aspropyrgos, has ceased cigarette production and is now exclusively producing HEETS, the tobacco units used with IQOS, the company’s most advanced...

IDEMIA: Easier Travel with the Biometric Innovations Presented at Passenger Terminal Expo (20–22 March 2018) COLOMBES, France -Wednesday, March 21st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, has announced his attendance to Passenger Terminal Expo (PTE) 2018, the world’s biggest aviation industry exhibition. Bringing together all industry stakeholders, including airlines, airport operators and public authorities,...

Shopping on Instagram Goes Global with Shopify OTTAWA, Ontario -Wednesday, March 21st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Shopify Inc. (NYSE: SHOP) (TSX: SHOP), the leading multi-channel commerce platform, today announces its expanded integration with Instagram. The “shopping on Instagram” feature that allows businesses to tag products in Instagram posts is now enabled for merchants in eight...

FAA Approves AerTrakTM to Comply with Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) Operations... CORAL GABLES, Fla. -Tuesday, March 20th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for installation of AerSale®’s AerTrak™ system on Boeing 737 NG series aircraft (ST04009NY), to comply with the Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) Operations...

Favorable safety profile of Pradaxa® (dabigatran etexilate) confirmed in large prospective real-world... INGELHEIM, Germany -Tuesday, March 20th 2018  

Complete Phase II results from the prospective GLORIATM-AF registry in dabigatran patients presented as a late-breaker at the EHRA 2018, the annual congress of the European Heart Rhythm Association (EHRA)1 Low rates of major bleeding and stroke observed for dabigatran patients1 Long-term...

Intuit’s Open Platform Strategy Transforms How QuickBooks Online Accountant Users Serve Their Clients MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. -Tuesday, March 20th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Delivering on its open platform approach to provide seamless integrations across an ecosystem of accounting-focused solutions, Intuit (Nasdaq:INTU) today announced that QuickBooks Online Accountant (QBOA) now allows accounting professionals to manage all of their clients –...

YuppTV Awarded Rights for Vivo-IPL 2018 for Australia, Continental Europe and South East Asia NEW DELHI -Tuesday, March 20th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- As the most awaited event of the year, the Vivo-IPL 2018, which is Season 11 of the world’s biggest T20 tournament, approaches, cricket fans have yet another reason to rejoice! YuppTV, the world’s leading OTT brand for South-Asian content, has announced that it has...

International General Insurance Holdings Limited Announces Full Year 2017 Results DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Monday, March 19th 2018 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- International General Insurance Holdings Limited today reported earnings for the 2017 financial year. The Group announced a 19% increase in gross written premiums (GWP) from US$231.43 million as of 31st December 2016 to US$275.34 million for the same period in 2017,...

FDA grants Fast Track designation to nintedanib for the treatment of systemic sclerosis with associated interstitial... INGELHEIM, Germany & RIDGEFIELD, Conn. -Monday, March 19th 2018

Fast Track designation facilitates development of new therapies that treat serious conditions and fulfill an unmet medical need The designation is based on the Investigational New Drug Application for SSc-ILD and the anticipated efficacy and safety data from the Phase III SENSCIS™...

Rimini Street Announces Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Financial Results LAS VEGAS -Saturday, March 17th 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 results for its fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2017....

GSMA Outlines New Developments for Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 HONG KONG -Friday, March 16th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA today highlighted new developments for the 2018 GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai, including the first confirmed conference speakers, and co-located events, as well as new exhibitors, partners and sponsors. Mobile World Congress Shanghai will take place 27-29 June...

Arthur D. Little Predicts Proposed EU Gas Directive Amendment Will Not Achieve Objectives LONDON -Friday, March 16th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Arthur D. Little (ADL) today published an analysis of the impact of current EU Commission proposals to extend the regulations of the Third Gas Directive to pipelines from third countries supplying gas to the EU. The “Analysis of the Proposed Gas Directive Amendment” report...

GSMA Opens New Regional Office in Nairobi NAIROBI, Kenya -Thursday, March 15th 2018 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA today announced that it has opened new offices at the Delta Annexe, Westlands, Nairobi. Located in the heart of Nairobi's commercial district, the offices will enable the GSMA to work even more closely with its members and other industry stakeholders to continue to...

Ferring Announces Positive Outcome of European Decentralised Procedure (DCP) for Testavan®, a Treatment... SAINT PREX, Switzerland -Thursday, March 15th 2018

Testavan® expands treatment options for men with hypogonadism, a condition which causes low levels of testosterone and which may adversely affect quality of life and sexual function1-3 Men treated with Testavan achieved normalised testosterone levels after three months, with improvements...

Alibaba Cloud’s Indonesian Data Center Commences Operation JAKARTA, Indonesia -Thursday, March 15th 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, today announced the commencement of operations for its first data center in Indonesia. The data center is the first global public cloud platform in the country that will now provide a local choice for Indonesian...