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Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Award: IDEMIA Awarded as the Company of the Year in the Global Biometric... COLOMBES, France -Saturday, April 7th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, is delighted to announce that it received Frost & Sullivan’s 2017 Global Biometric Authentication Solutions Company of the Year award. As such, Frost & Sullivan recognizes IDEMIA’s best-in-class and future-facing technology,...

SES Appoints John-Paul Hemingway as CEO of SES Networks LUXEMBOURG -Friday, April 6th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES announced today that John-Paul Hemingway has been appointed as CEO of SES Networks with effect from 5 April 2018, succeeding Steve Collar who officially takes on his new position as President & CEO of SES. In his new function, Hemingway will join the Executive Committee...

ABB to Invest €100 Million in Global Innovation and Training Campus LINZ, Austria -Friday, April 6th 2018  

€100 million investment shapes ABB’s leadership position in machine and factory automation Investment in the development of the factory of the future to create 1,000 new jobs State-of-the-art innovation and training campus to be built in Eggelsberg, Austria, by 2020 ABB builds on...

“The art and the science” of coaching the GB Rowing Team with SAS – copyright free 90-second film MARLOW, England -Friday, April 6th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In a 90-second film released by SAS, the Official Analytics Partner of British Rowing, coaches and athletes highlighted the crucial role data analytics plays in a successful international team. The film was shot during an overseas training camp with the women’s rowing squad...

XPRIZE Plans to Continue Lunar XPRIZE Mission LOS ANGELES -Friday, April 6th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, XPRIZE announced their plan to continue the Lunar XPRIZE mission, with a re-launch of a new Lunar-focused competition. Effective today, the Lunar XPRIZE will operate as a non-cash competition. Over the next few months, XPRIZE will define new parameters for companies...

SES Shareholders Approve All Resolutions at Annual General Meeting LUXEMBOURG -Thursday, April 5th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) today in Betzdorf, Luxembourg. The shareholders approved all proposed resolutions, notably the company's 2017 accounts and the proposed dividend of EUR 0.80 per A-share, which will...

Ferring Acquires Innovative Biotechnology Company and Microbiome Pioneer Rebiotix Inc. SAINT-PREX, Switzerland & ROSEVILLE, Minn. -Thursday, April 5th 2018  

Rebiotix’s RBX2660 is a non-antibiotic treatment in Phase 3 development for the prevention of recurrent Clostridium difficile infection (CDI) and has the potential to be the world’s first approved human microbiome product CDI is one of the most common healthcare-associated infections in...

Viewers in the Caribbean Gain Access to New, High-Quality TV Offer with Kiwisat and SES Video LUXEMBOURG -Thursday, April 5th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Satellite TV provider Kiwisat is launching a new DTH offering in the Caribbean to deliver top-quality but accessible TV entertainment to consumers on the islands using SES’s satellite SES-10. Under the long-term agreement announced by SES, Kiwisat is leasing capacity on...

Dame Maggie Smith and Other Harry Potter Film Actors Join Jam City’s Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery LOS ANGELES -Thursday, April 5th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Jam City: Who: Jam City, a Los Angeles based mobile games studio, in partnership with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. What: Actors from the Harry Potter films will provide voiceover work for Jam City’s Harry Potter: Hogwarts Mystery. A full list of actors...

SES Reaches 351 Million TV Homes Worldwide LUXEMBOURG -Wednesday, April 4th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The number of video households served by SES has continued to increase, reaching 351 million TV homes in 2017 according to SES’s annual market research, Satellite Monitor. This substantial technical reach compared with 325 million households in 2016 means that SES is now...

Microland Enters Fifth Wave of Business Transformation, Repositions Itself as a Digital Accelerator BANGALORE -Wednesday, April 4th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Microland, today announced its repositioned identity as a Digital Accelerator. Its new focus is to catalyze the digital transformation journeys of global enterprises. With Digital Acceleration being the clear path for enterprises looking to transform their IT services,...

First Patient Treated on Mevion's Next Generation Proton Therapy System LITTLETON, Mass. -Wednesday, April 4th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Mevion Medical Systems announces the treatment of the first patient in the world on the MEVION S250i Proton Therapy System® at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, D.C.  “The launch of the HYPERSCAN system is a major milestone in the field of proton...

Julphar-MSD Partnership Recognized with Top US Award Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, April 4th 2018 [ar]  

Julphar, one of the largest pharmaceutical manufacturers in the Middle East and Africa, has won the prestigious Association of Strategic Alliance Professionals (ASAP) award for 2018 along with its alliance partner, MSD. This is the first time a pharmaceutical company from the Middle East and...

Public and Private Sector Need to Operate In New Ways Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, April 3rd 2018 [ar]  

The push for innovation-based economies in the world is devising the new normal for a sustainable economy, according to the experts. Most speakers at the inaugural edition of the Global Leaders Forum, held in Dubai on April 3, 2018, opined that the new trends define the ‘new normal’...

New xQR41V Needle Valve from Nordson EFD is Next Generation Dispensing Technology EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. -Tuesday, April 3rd 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nordson EFD, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), the world’s leading precision fluid dispensing systems manufacturer, introduces the xQR41V Series needle valve. The valve features a 60% smaller form factor than standard valves, an exchangeable, modular design for greater...

ResMed Hires Bobby Ghoshal as First Chief Technology Officer SAN DIEGO -Tuesday, April 3rd 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ResMed (NYSE: RMD, ASX: RMD) today announced the hire of its first chief technology officer (CTO), Bobby Ghoshal, effective today. As CTO, Ghoshal will lead ResMed’s global healthcare informatics and data analytics team to drive its world-leading cloud-based digital...

Gemalto Provides Customers Enhanced Data Security for Cloud, Hybrid and on-Premises Data Storage Deployments With... AMSTERDAM -Tuesday, April 3rd 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, today announced that SafeNet KeySecure has been validated for use with the latest release of NetApp® Volume Encryption (NVE) data management solution. As a result, NetApp customers do not need to...

The All-New 2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Launches in KSA RIYADH, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia -Tuesday, April 3rd 2018 [ar]  

Alesayi Motors, distributors of Mitsubishi Motors in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, launched the all-new 2018 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross. The newly launched cross-over was officially launched recently by the Japanese manufacturer in Geneva Motor Show. The car features a unique exterior combining...

Excitement Grips Smartphone Enthusiasts in UAE as TECNO’s Latest Mobile Device Expected to Hit the Market Soon Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Monday, April 2nd 2018 [ar]  

Excitement among avid smartphone users in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is building up as rumours that TECNO Mobile is poised to introduce into the market another feature-laden mobile device continues to grip the region. But as the guessing game continues, TECNO is widely expected to...

Julphar First in UAE Thanks To Promising 2018 Performance Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Monday, April 2nd 2018 [ar]  

Julphar, one of the largest pharmaceutical manufacturers in the Middle East and Africa, has been ranked as the number one pharmaceutical company in the UAE by IMS Health February 2018 panel, reflecting a strong double digit sales growth versus 2017. Julphar 2017 audited results were announced...