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Nominum Launches “Cyber Insider” Security Webinar Series REDWOOD CITY, Calif. -Tuesday, July 18th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nominum™, the DNS-based security and services innovation leader, announced today it is kicking off “Cyber Insider,” a monthly webinar series with Nominum’s security and data science team that will provide detailed discussions about emerging cybersecurity threats. Based...

FedEx Files 10-K with Additional Disclosure on Cyber-Attack Affecting TNT Express Systems MEMPHIS, Tenn. -Tuesday, July 18th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) (“FedEx”) today filed its annual report on Form 10-K for fiscal year 2017 with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The filing includes additional information regarding the June 2017 cyber-attack on the worldwide information systems of TNT Express...

General Cable Announces Review of Strategic Alternatives to Maximize Shareholder Value HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. -Monday, July 17th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC), a leader in the development, design, manufacture, marketing and distribution of copper, aluminum and fiber optic wire and cable products for the energy, industrial, and communications markets, announced today that its Board of Directors...

New BORGWARD Manufacturing Facility in Germany to Benefit Global and Middle East Drivers Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Monday, July 17th 2017 [ar]

BORGWARD Group AG, the global automotive manufacturer, has unveiled details of its new production facility in Germany that, in the future, will supply automobiles to key global markets including the Middle East. The homecoming of the brand marks its rebirth guided by the BGW strategy -...

National Winners from 18 Countries and Region Selected for Panasonic KWN Global Contest 2017 OSAKA, Japan -Sunday, July 16th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation has completed the final judging process for the Global Contest 2017 of "Kid Witness News (KWN)," an educational program designed to support the video production of elementary, junior high, and high school students around the world with the KWN concept of...

IP Showcase Returns To IBC – More Partners and Products; Real-Time IP Is Here and Now LONDON -Saturday, July 15th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 2017 IP Showcase at IBC builds on the highly successful IP Interoperability Zone – a world-first at IBC2016 – with more companies demonstrating their IP products, and great strides having been made in formalising and universally adopting the SMPTE ST 2110 suite of...

UBS Asset Management granted Private Fund Management license in China HONG KONG -Friday, July 14th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- UBS Asset Management today announced that its wholly foreign-owned enterprise (WFOE), UBS Asset Management (Shanghai) Limited, has been granted a Private Fund Management (PFM) license from the Asset Management Association of China (AMAC). The license allows the WFOE to offer...

Luxembourg is the First European Nation to Offer a Legal Framework for Space Resources Utilization LUXEMBOURG -Friday, July 14th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Luxembourg Parliament adopted the draft law on the exploration and use of space resources. The Grand Duchy is thus the first European country to offer a legal framework ensuring that private operators can be confident about their rights on resources they extract in space....

Bose Wins Global Supplier Award from Nissan for Automotive Innovation  FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -Thursday, July 13th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nissan Motor Corporation has selected Bose for a 2017 Global Supplier Award in the field of automotive innovation for creating the first-of-its-kind Bose® Personal® sound system in the all-new Nissan Micra. Each year, Nissan recognizes quality, excellence, and innovation...

GE, Global Good Licensing Deal with Access Bio Brings Asymptomatic Malaria Rapid Diagnostic Tests to Market BELLEVUE, Wash. & BOSTON & SEOUL -Thursday, July 13th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Intellectual Ventures’ Global Good Fund and GE (NYSE:GE), have signed a licensing agreement with the diagnostics technology company Access Bio (KOSDAQ:950130) to manufacture and distribute innovative diagnostic technologies that will help global health workers to more...

Siemens and AES Join Forces to Create Fluence, a New Global Energy Storage Technology Company MUNICH & ARLINGTON, Va -Thursday, July 13th 2017 [ar] [fr]

Fluence combines the extensive technology expertise, unique energy storage market experience, and global reach of Siemens and AES to offer proven and cost-competitive energy storage systems for a rapidly transforming sector. Fluence will deliver the Advancion and Siestorage energy storage...

Ron Wolf Receives The Aviation Suppliers Association 2017 Edward J. Glueckler Award CORAL GABLES, Fla. -Thursday, July 13th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AerSale® employee Ron Wolf, Vice President of Operations & Quality Assurance, has been awarded the prestigious 2017 Edward J. Glueckler Award by the Aviation Suppliers Association (ASA). ASA is a world renowned non-profit aviation industry organization which brings together...

IBC2017 Tackles the Big Business of Fan Engagement in Sport LONDON -Wednesday, July 12th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IBC’s Platform Futures conference strand on Sunday 17 September will examine the expanding business opportunities surrounding traditional and alternative sports coverage and rights management, with a focus on the crucial topic of fan engagement. Leading figures from major...

Andersen Global Initiates Expansion in Turkey SAN FRANCISCO -Wednesday, July 12th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global is proud to announce a presence in Turkey by way of a Collaboration Agreement with NAZALI Tax & Legal, a leading tax and legal consultancy firm with locations in Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir and Bursa. The addition of NAZALI Tax & Legal as a collaborating firm of...

Octapharma Symposium At ISTH Berlin Supports Progress in Lifelong Treatment of High-Risk Patients With Von Willebrand... LACHEN, Switzerland -Wednesday, July 12th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Octapharma is pleased to announce the success of yesterday’s symposium at the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) congress held in Berlin, Germany. As platinum sponsors of the congress, Octapharma is reflecting its dedication to bleeding disorder...

GSMA: Sub-Saharan Africa Driving Global Market for Mobile Money DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania -Wednesday, July 12th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sub-Saharan Africa accounts for more than half of all mobile money deployments worldwide and is pioneering a range of new mobile money use cases, according to new GSMA data. The latest ‘State of Mobile Money in Sub-Saharan Africa’ presentation, made available by the GSMA in...

GCC Businesses are still not prepared for VAT Implementation finds new survey Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Wednesday, July 12th 2017 [ar]

With less than six months until the GCC implements value added tax (VAT), a new survey from ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and Thomson Reuters has found that there is a significant lack of preparation and awareness among businesses in the region of how it will affect...

Intuit Launches Global Search for 2017 Firms of the Future MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. -Wednesday, July 12th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Intuit Inc. (NASDAQ:INTU) is searching for the next Firm of the Future and is inviting accounting firms based in Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom and the United States to enter the contest and vie for the coveted title. Following the widely successful global search for...

LCH SwapAgent Implements Murex PARIS -Wednesday, July 12th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Murex, a global leader in trading, risk management and processing solutions, announces that LCH SwapAgent has selected its MX.3 capital markets platform. This new service for the non-cleared derivatives market will use Murex technology for trade processing, valuation, margining...

Sub-Saharan Africa to Surpass Half a Billion Mobile Subscribers by End of Decade, Finds New GSMA Study DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania -Tuesday, July 11th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- More than half a billion people across Sub-Saharan Africa will be subscribed to a mobile service by the end of a decade, according to a new GSMA study. The new report, ‘The Mobile Economy: Sub-Saharan Africa 2017’, was published today at the GSMA Mobile 360 – Africa event...