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Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly expand heart failure programme for empagliflozin with new exercise capacity trials INGELHEIM, Germany & INDIANAPOLIS, US -Tuesday, March 6th 2018  

  EMPERIAL clinical trials will evaluate the effect of empagliflozin on exercise ability and heart failure symptoms in people with chronic heart failure1,2 EMPERIAL is part of the most comprehensive clinical trial programme of an SGLT2 inhibitor in chronic heart...

STATS Extends Multi-Year Agreement to Provide Sports Data Information for Microsoft CHICAGO -Tuesday, March 6th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, STATS, the worldwide leader in sports data and intelligence, announced the renewal and expansion of its relationship with Microsoft to power live and in-season sports data, including access to STATS Widgets. With the partnership extension, STATS will continue to...

Grandstream and ASBIS Middle East Announce Partnership BOSTON & DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, March 6th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Grandstream Networks, Inc., connecting the world since 2002 with award-winning SIP unified communication solutions, and ASBIS Group, one of the leading distributors of information and communications technology solutions in the Middle East, today announced a new partnership....

BOARD International Delivers Another Year of Record Results in 2017 CHIASSO, Switzerland & BOSTON -Monday, March 5th 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BOARD recorded total worldwide revenues of CHF 72,8 million (USD 78,8 million), an increase of more than 46% from its worldwide revenues of CHF 50,0 million (USD 54,1 million) in 2016. “These results show that our continued efforts to bring groundbreaking innovation to...

JA Resorts & Hotels Joins Global Hotel Alliance Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, March 5th 2018

Global Hotel Alliance (“GHA”), the world’s largest alliance of independent hotel brands and operator of the award-winning, multi-brand loyalty programme, DISCOVERY, today announced that JA Resorts & Hotels has joined its portfolio of independent hotel brands, adding a collection of seven...

Egon Zehnder Accelerates Opportunities for Female Leaders with 2018 Leaders & Daughters Global Event Series ZURICH & LONDON & NEW YORK -Saturday, March 3rd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Egon Zehnder, the world’s leadership advisory firm, today announced its fourth annual global event series “Leaders & Daughters: Mind the Gap.” This inspiring 40-city program showcases Egon Zehnder’s commitment to diversity while encouraging and accelerating...

GSMA Wraps up Hugely Successful Mobile World Congress 2018 BARCELONA, Spain -Saturday, March 3rd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA today reported that more than 107,000* visitors from 205 countries and territories attended the 2018 Mobile World Congress, the mobile industry’s premier event. Over 55 per cent of this year’s Mobile World Congress attendees held senior-level positions, including...

Union Acquisition Corp. Announces Closing of $115 Million Initial Public Offering Including Over-Allotment Option NEW YORK -Saturday, March 3rd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Union Acquisition Corp. (NYSE: LTN.U) (the “Company”) announced today the closing of its initial public offering of 11,500,000 units at $10.00 per unit including 1,500,000 units which were subject to the underwriters’ over-allotment option. Each unit consists of one...

Wipro To Acquire Minority Stake in Denim Group, a Leading Application Security Solution Provider BANGALORE, India & SAN ANTONIO -Saturday, March 3rd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, and Denim Group, a leading independent application security firm, today announced that Wipro has signed a definitive agreement to...

Octapharma Group Publishes 2017 Annual Results Reporting Revenue of €1.72 Billion and Operating Income of €349... LACHEN, Switzerland -Friday, March 2nd 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Over the last six years, the Octapharma Group has accomplished a remarkable compound annual growth rate of 15% and reports another record-breaking result for 2017, with sales of €1.72 billion – €120 million (7.5%) more than 2016’s figure (on a constant currency basis,...

Edgewater Networks Announces Launch of the EdgeMarc 2900e PoE Intelligent Edge SAN JOSE, Calif. -Friday, March 2nd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Edgewater Networks, the market leader in Network Edge Orchestration, announced the availability of the EdgeMarc 2900e Power over Ethernet (PoE) Intelligent Edge. Edgewater Networks’ EdgeMarc 2900e PoE Intelligent Edge devices are ideally suited for Hosted PBX applications...

Gemalto Full Year 2017 Results AMSTERDAM -Friday, March 2nd 2018

2017 full year In line with Company expectations: Revenue at €3 billion with Platforms & Services at €1 billion Second semester revenue up +1% year-on-year at constant exchange rates Profit From Operations (PFO) at €310 million Transition plan savings of €15...

Six Senses Kitzbühel Alps High-End among International Luxury Properties SALZBURG, Austria -Friday, March 2nd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The pinnacle of international luxury properties. This exceptional project comprises exclusive chalets and condominiums affiliated with Six Senses Kitzbühel Alps, an exquisite luxury hotel. Now Kitzbüheler Alps Projekt GmbH has another renowned cooperation partner on its...

BAI Announces Its 2018 Global Innovation Awards are Open for Submissions CHICAGO -Friday, March 2nd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BAI announced the 2018 BAI Global Innovation Awards are now open for submissions. The application is available at BAIGlobalInnovations.com. Nominations will be accepted through Friday, April 13, 2018. Finalists will be announced this summer then later celebrated at BAI...

General Cable Reports Fourth Quarter 2017 Results HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. -Friday, March 2nd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC) reported today results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2017. For the quarter, reported earnings per share was $0.31 and reported operating income was $8 million. Adjusted earnings per share and adjusted operating income were $0.03...

DXC Technology Unveils DXC Bionix™ to Provide Automated IT Services at Scale TYSONS, Va. -Thursday, March 1st 2018 [ar]

Advanced Intelligent Automation Promises to Reinvent IT Services Delivery Globally and Accelerate Client Digital Transformations New Industrialized Operating Model Leverages Analytics and AI, Lean Process Design and Leading Automation Capabilities to Create a Comprehensive, High Performance...

Statement from Herbalife CEO Rich Goudis LOS ANGELES -Thursday, March 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Herbalife Ltd. (NYSE: HLF) released the following statement today: “The performance and resiliency of our Company is rooted in our purpose to make the world healthier and happier. For those who aren’t familiar with us, or may misunderstand us, don’t be afraid to get to...

Saudi Arabia Approves First Law For Cinema RIYADH, Saudi Arabia -Thursday, March 1st 2018 [fr]  

The Saudi Ministry of Culture and Information announced on Thursday that it had finalised the terms of licensing to restore cinema in Saudi Arabia. The move, part of the Vision 2030 initiative, opens up a domestic market of over 32 million people. It is anticipated that by 2030 the Kingdom...

Alibaba Cloud Launches Cloud and AI Solutions in Europe to Meet Changing Needs in Digital Transformation BARCELONA, Spain -Thursday, March 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, today launched eight products ranging from big data and artificial intelligence (AI) to infrastructure, security and private cloud solutions at the Mobile World Congress that is taking place in Barcelona Spain. The array...

GSMA and ICANN Sign Memorandum of Understanding at GSMA Mobile World Congress BARCELONA, Spain -Thursday, March 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, the GSMA and the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at the Mobile World Congress being held this week in Barcelona. The MoU aims to enhance collaboration and raise awareness about Internet governance...