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MAXON Announces Cinema 4D Release 19 FRIEDRICHSDORF, Germany -Monday, July 31st 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ahead of the SIGGRAPH 2017 conference, MAXON today announced Cinema 4D Release 19 (R19). This next generation of MAXON’s professional 3D application delivers both great tools and enhancements artists can put to use immediately and provides a peek into the foundations for the...

DMS’ new Video Product selected to safeguard Unilever’s stringent viewability and brand safety guidelines Dubai ,United Arab Emirates -Monday, July 31st 2017 [ar]  

Digital Media Services (DMS), which serves as the official digital media arm of Choueiri Group recently announced that it has entered into an exclusive launch partner agreement with PHD UAE (The digital media planning and buying agency for Unilever North Africa & Middle East) for their new DMS...

I Squared Capital to Acquire Hutchison Global Communications, a Leading Fixed-Line Service Provider in Hong Kong  HONG KONG -Sunday, July 30th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- I Squared Capital, an independent global infrastructure investment manager, has signed an agreement, through its ISQ Global Infrastructure Fund II, to acquire a 100 percent interest in Hutchison Global Communications Investment Holding Limited (HGC) from Hutchison...

Physicist sees quantum computers ushering in major progress in all fields of science within 20 years Riyadh,Saudi Arabia. -Sunday, July 30th 2017 [fr]  

The world is expected to enter the era of quantum computing in the next 20 years as new breakthroughs in quantum physics offer the possibility of creating computers with unbelievable speed and power that can surpass the capabilities of today’s traditional computers, stated Professor Daniel...

The first-ever UNITE with Tomorrowland sets temperatures soaring in Dubai! Dubai, United Arab Emirates, -Sunday, July 30th 2017 [ar]  

The Festival City Arena was packed with a party crowd full of energy which didn’t stop dancing all night. UNITE with Tomorrowland Dubai at Festival City Arena on 29th July 2017 was definitely a never-seen-before phenomenon in Dubai. Festival-goers set out on this unforgettable journey with...

Moody’s Receives EU Regulatory Approval for Acquisition of Bureau van Dijk  NEW YORK -Sunday, July 30th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) announced today that it has received clearance under the EU Merger Regulation from the European Commission to acquire Bureau van Dijk, a global provider of business intelligence and company information. Moody’s announced that it had agreed to...

Foxconn and Rockwell Automation Announce Partnership to Implement Industry-Leading IIoT Solutions at Foxconn’s... MILWAUKEE -Sunday, July 30th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hon Hai Precision Industry Co., Ltd., also known as Foxconn, and Rockwell Automation announced today that they are collaborating to implement Connected Enterprise and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) concepts for smart manufacturing in Foxconn's new U.S. facilities. The...

Sagemcom Announces the Acquisition of Meter Italia S.p.A. RUEIL-MALMAISON, France -Sunday, July 30th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SAGEMCOM STRENGTHENS ITS POSITIONS ON THE MULTI-ENERGY MARKET, BY ACQUIRING METER ITALIA S.P.A, LEADER IN GAS METERING IN ITALY. As of July 27, 2017, Sagemcom becomes a 100% shareholder of Meter Italia S.p.A through its subsidiary Sagemcom Energy & Telecom SAS. Meter Italia...

Takeda Reports 1st Quarter FY2017 Results OSAKA, Japan -Saturday, July 29th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502): Underlying Revenue growth of 6.6% led by Takeda's Growth Drivers Underlying Revenue grew +6.6% with growth across all regions (U.S. +13.5%, Japan +1.6%, Europe & Canada +4.6%, Emerging Markets +6.0%). Takeda's Growth...

Shiseido Supports "teamLab: A Forest Where Gods Live Art Exhibition presented by Shiseido"  TOKYO -Saturday, July 29th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Shiseido Company, Limited (hereinafter “Shiseido”)(TOKYO:4911) supports “teamLab: A Forest Where Gods Live Art Exhibition presented by Shiseido”, hosted by Mifuneyama Rakuen and teamLab Inc. (hereinafter “teamLab”). The exhibition was first held by teamLab in 2015...

IBC Announces Speaker Line Up for Audiences and Advertising Conference Stream LONDON -Saturday, July 29th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IBC announces today the programme for the Audiences and Advertising Conference Stream, which will be held on Saturday 16th September. With broadcasters and media companies operating in an increasingly fragmented multi-platform TV market, the stream will explore where and how...

Janssen Receives Positive CHMP Opinion for SYMTUZA™ The First Darunavir-Based Single-Tablet Regimen for the... BEERSE, Belgium -Friday, July 28th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Janssen-Cilag International NV (Janssen) 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 SYMTUZA™...

Boehringer Ingelheim starts clinical study on interchangeability between its adalimumab biosimilar candidate and... INGELHEIM, Germany -Thursday, July 27th 2017

First patient enrolled into VOLTAIRE-X; an interchangeability study designed to assess whether BI 695501 is interchangeable with Humira®1 First study in the U.S. to investigate an interchangeability designation for an adalimumab biosimilar candidate BI 695501 is currently under review by...

RAK Properties Reports Record Half-year Results Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, July 27th 2017 [ar]  

Leading property development firm RAK Properties PJSC has announced record half year results, with revenues exceeding (AED 211 Million). The reported half-year figures reveal an increase from (AED 39 Million) to (AED 62 Million) in net profits from January to June 2017 – an increase of 59%...

UNITE with Tomorrowland descends on Dubai in the most spectacular way on 29th July 2017 Dubai, United Arab Emirates, -Thursday, July 27th 2017 [ar]  

Over 200,000 people witnessed the magic unravel at the first weekend of Tomorrowland in Belgium. With epic performances, massive fireworks, acrobats and ornate decorations, the festival left audiences enthralled at the legendary Holy Grounds. This weekend the magical journey continues in the...

Toshiba's Visconti™4 Image Recognition Processor Powers DENSO's Front-Camera-Based Active Safety System TOKYO -Thursday, July 27th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Electronic Devices & Storage Corporation today announced that DENSO Corporation (DENSO) is deploying Visconti™4, its latest image-recognition processor dedicated to automotive applications, in next generation, front-camera-based active safety systems. Visconti™4 is...

Schlumberger Announces Second-Quarter 2017 Results  PARIS -Wednesday, July 26th 2017 [ar]

Revenue of $7.5 billion increased 8% sequentially Pretax operating income of $950 million increased 25% sequentially GAAP loss per share, including charges of $0.40 per share, was $0.05 EPS, excluding charges, was $0.35 Quarterly cash dividend of $0.50 per share was...

Nominum-led Panel Discussion at BlackHat Focuses on the Agility and Coverage Depth of DNS in Discovering and Blocking... REDWOOD CITY, Calif. -Wednesday, July 26th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nominum™, the DNS-based security and services innovation leader, announced today it is leading a panel discussion at BlackHat USA titled “DNS: An Agile Defense Against Diverse, Damaging Attacks.” The panel of speakers features security researcher Nick Feamster, Professor...

Visa Expands Global Transaction Processing with Facilities in Singapore and United Kingdom  SAN FRANCISCO -Wednesday, July 26th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visa (NYSE:V), a global payments technology company, today announced expanded transaction processing capabilities in two state-of-the-art data centers in Singapore and the United Kingdom. The new global processing hubs will increase the speed, resilience and geo-diversity of...

 ALTV Extends Launch of Hit Current Events Show ‘Street’s Point of View’ to Jordan after Success... AMMAN, Jordan -Wednesday, July 26th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ALTV.com, one of the fastest growing free streaming services recently launched in the Middle East and North Africa, is bringing its hit show ‘Lel Share3 Weghet Nazar’, the Arabic transliteration of ‘Street’s Point of View’, to Jordanian audiences after attracting...