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Sestek’s Virtual Assistant Technology Contributes to Asista, Turkey’s First Smart Home Assistant ISTANBUL -Tuesday, April 10th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Sestek’s technology significantly contributed to Asista, the first virtual home assistant to enter the Turkish market. Introduced and designed by Arçelik —the leading electronic appliance company in Turkey, third-ranked in Europe and globally known for its Grundig and...

EDSIIC: Estonian Defence Forces Assess Impact of Robotic Solutions on Defence Capabilities TALLINN, Estonia -Tuesday, April 10th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Estonian Centre for Defence Investment (ECDI) has awarded a public contract to a consortium of the Estonian Defence and Security Industry Innovation Cluster to launch a project entitled ‘Automated systems on the battlefield’, managed by the Centre for Applied Studies...

Dubai Chamber to Open Argentina Office in 2018 Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Tuesday, April 10th 2018  

The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry is finalising its preparations to open a representative office in Buenos Aires, Argentina, its second in Latin America following the opening of the organisation’s office in Brazil last year. The move comes after Dubai Chamber led several trade...

SAFE TRUCKS 2018: A ROAD SAFETY INITIATIVE LAUNCHED IN DUBAI BY RTA, DP WORLD, GARGASH ENTERPRISES - MERCEDES-BENZ AND... Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Tuesday, April 10th 2018 [ar]  

Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), DP World - UAE Region, Gargash Enterprises -  Mercedes-Benz and Michelin, have successfully launched SAFE TRUCKS 2018, a truck safety initiative, aimed at raising general awareness of truck safety aspects and security procedures on the roads. The campaign...

Battea Class Action Services, LLC Alerts Petrobras Investors – The Time to Act Is Now STAMFORD, Conn. -Tuesday, April 10th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- USD $3 Billion US settlement: In January 2018, Petrobras announced that in connection with the losses investors suffered from the Lava Jato bribery scandal, it had agreed to a USD $3 Billion settlement with investors who purchased Petrobras Common or Preferred American...

Business Registration in One Day as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Launches 12 Regulatory Reforms Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, -Monday, April 9th 2018 [fr]

As part of the government’s objective in making Saudi Arabia a more business-friendly country, a new initiative has been launched to make it possible for businesses to be registered within a day. The 12 reform initiatives are aimed at modernizing the process of the Kingdom’s administrative...

ProGrade Digital is First To Publicly Demonstrate CFexpress 1.0 Technology in 1TB Capacity LAS VEGAS -Monday, April 9th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- NAB—ProGrade Digital, founded with a mission to provide the highest quality professional grade digital memory cards and workflow solutions, has become the first company to publicly demonstrate the CFexpress™ 1.0 technology with 1TB of capacity. Debut of this important next...

ProGrade Digital Announces SDXC UHS-II V90 Memory Cards LAS VEGAS -Monday, April 9th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NAB—ProGrade Digital, founded with a mission to provide the highest quality professional grade digital memory cards and workflow solutions, announces its V90 premium line of digital memory cards—a step up in performance to sustained read speed of up to 250MB/second and...

AGCO’s Brands Win Red Dot Design Award 2018 DULUTH, Ga. -Monday, April 9th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AGCO (NYSE: AGCO), a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural machinery and solutions, has been awarded two Red Dot Design Awards for its IDEAL Combine and the Valtra A4 Series Tractors. The Red Dot Design competition is one of the largest and...

U.S. DoD Contracts Full O3b MEO Beam and Services from SES Government Solutions LUXEMBOURG -Monday, April 9th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SES Government Solutions (SES GS), a wholly owned subsidiary of SES, has been awarded a USD 24.8 million multi-year contract by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). Under the new agreement, SES GS will provide the United States Africa Command (U.S. AFRICOM) with high...

L&T Technology Services Wins Multi-Million Dollar Digitalization Contract from ExxonMobil Exploration Company BANGALORE, India -Monday, April 9th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- L&T Technology Services Limited (NSE: LTTS), a leading global pure-play engineering R&D services company, today announced that it has signed an agreement with ExxonMobil Exploration Company, valued at more than $20 million in the first year. LTTS’ geospatial and...

PayPal, Safaricom and TransferTo Announce Collaboration in Kenya NAIROBI, Kenya -Monday, April 9th 2018 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- PayPal and Safaricom announced a revolutionary collaboration that enables Kenyans to seamlessly move money between their M-PESA and PayPal accounts. The new service eliminates significant barriers that have hindered consumers and businesses in the country from taking full...

Expert Says UAE is a Leading Healthcare Destination in the Region Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, April 8th 2018 [ar]  

Speaking on World Health Day, Dr Yehia El Gabbani, Hospital Director of Emirates Hospital-Jumeirah, said the UAE healthcare market’s innovative progress make it the leading healthcare destination in the MENA region. The country has seen a surge in new specialised services and treatments for...

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...

Spirent Announces New Global Partner Program SAN JOSE, Calif. -Friday, April 6th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Spirent Communications plc (LSE:SPT), a global leader in mobile network, service, and device testing, today announced the establishment of a new global partner program. The Spirent Pace partner program is structured to equip authorized partners with the latest network and...

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...