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Public Invited to Shape Foundation for a Smoke-Free World’s $1 Billion Research Agenda NEW YORK -Wednesday, November 29th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Foundation for a Smoke-Free World is launching two online processes to inform and guide the Foundation’s long-term research initiatives. The first is a public comment period to solicit input on research priorities. The second is a call for letters of intent for early...

Yardi Voyager Now Supports Direct Integration with EJARI DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, November 29th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Yardi reached a new milestone in Dubai by announcing integration between the award-winning Voyager® 7S property management platform, and EJARI, a regional real estate reporting system. EJARI is a system that is governed by the Real Estate Regulatory Agency (RERA), to make...

ABB and HPE Bring Intelligence to Industrial Plants ZURICH -Tuesday, November 28th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABB and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) today announced a strategic global partnership that combines ABB’s industry-leading digital offerings, ABB AbilityTM, with HPE’s innovative hybrid information technology (IT) solutions. The partnership will provide customers with...

Takeda Initiates Phase 1 Clinical Trial of Zika Vaccine Candidate OSAKA, Japan -Tuesday, November 28th 2017

Takeda’s investigational Zika virus vaccine candidate (TAK-426) progresses into Phase 1 clinical trial The clinical trial (ZIK-101) will evaluate safety and immunogenicity of TAK-426 in 240 subjects between the ages of 18 and 49 across the continental U.S. and U.S....

Philip Morris International Welcomes Strong Interest for PMI IMPACT LAUSANNE, Switzerland -Tuesday, November 28th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE/Euronext Paris: PM) announced today that PMI IMPACT, its global initiative to support third party projects dedicated to fighting illegal trade and related crimes, received 157 expressions of interest for its second funding...

Jade Logistics Continues Impressive Implementation Record CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand -Tuesday, November 28th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Software company Jade Logistics, supplier of the world’s number one Terminal Operating System (TOS) for mixed cargo ports, has continued to increase its global footprint by implementing its Master Terminal product at 22 sites in 2017. On the back of significant sales...

IDEMIA Chosen as a Supplier for Cards & Associated Services by L.A. Metro BILLERICA, Mass. -Tuesday, November 28th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in trusted identities for an increasingly digital world, today announces that it has been selected by the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro) as the supplier of TAP cards, and associated personalization services. TAP cards...

4th Forum for Promoting Peace in Muslim Societies to Discuss ‘World Peace and Islamophobia’ ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Monday, November 27th 2017 [ar]

Under the patronage of HH Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, the Forum for Promoting Peace in Muslim Societies will convene its fourth annual Forum under the theme ‘Global Peace and the fear of Islam’ on December 11, 2017 in Abu...

Netcracker Technology Named a Leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Integrated Revenue and Customer Management for... WALTHAM, Mass. -Monday, November 27th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Netcracker Technology, the global leader in analytics-driven, dynamically adaptable revenue, customer and partner management solutions, announced today that it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. as a Leader in its 2017 "Magic Quadrant for Integrated Revenue and Customer...

Northern Trust Announces Key Transition Management Hire LONDON -Monday, November 27th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS) has expanded its transition management team with another key hire, appointing Mike Mahoney as a transition manager for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). This latest addition highlights Northern Trust’s continued investment in its...

ABB and Kawasaki Announce Collaborative Robot Automation Cooperation ZURICH -Monday, November 27th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABB and Kawasaki Heavy Industries, two global industrial automation and robot suppliers, announced today that the companies will join forces to share knowledge and promote the benefits of collaborative robots, in particular those with dual arm designs. The global cooperation...

SHUAA Capital Initiates Egypt Operations Following Green Light by Egypt Financial Supervisory Authority for Securities... Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, November 26th 2017 [ar]

SHUAA Capital, the United Arab Emirates-based integrated financial services firm, today announced that its securities brokerage arm ‘SHUAA Securities’ has officially commenced operations in the Egyptian market, following green light by the Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority...

Official Statement Regarding the Rawdah Mosque from the ‘Forum for Promoting Peace in Muslim Societies’ Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates -Friday, November 24th 2017 [ar]

In the name of God, the Most Merciful, Most Compassionate May God send salutations upon our master Muhammad, and upon his blessed household and noble companions. Indeed the Forum for Promoting Peace in Muslim Societies strongly condemns the criminal terrorist attack, which targeted the...

Tata Motors Charts Out 'Connecting Aspirations' As Its New Corporate Brand Identity in Global Markets MUMBAI, India -Thursday, November 23rd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As part of the company’s transformation journey undertaken in 2016, Tata Motors commenced a comprehensive project to articulate its corporate branding. Basis a thorough analysis of the existing and the desired future state of the Company, Tata Motors has defined its new brand...

First Tom Ford Beauty Store Opens in London NEW YORK -Wednesday, November 22nd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Debuting on November 20, 2017, the first TOM FORD beauty standalone store is the ultimate in luxury beauté, expressed through Tom Ford’s singular vision. Located in historic Covent Garden (3 The Market Building) this store is a pivotal moment in the evolution of the...

A step towards innovation – Alibaba Cloud Becomes Presenting Partner of the FIFA Club World Cup GUANGZHOU, China -Wednesday, November 22nd 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alibaba Group and FIFA announced today Alibaba Cloud – the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group – as Presenting Partner of the FIFA Club World Cup until 2022. The announcement was made on the occasion of the Computing Conference held by Alibaba Group in...

ION Investment Group Recapitalizes Dealogic, a Carlyle Portfolio Company NEW YORK -Wednesday, November 22nd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ION Investment Group ("ION") and The Carlyle Group announced a recapitalization of Dealogic, a global provider of data and analytics for the capital markets, in which ION is acquiring a controlling stake in the company and Carlyle and management are retaining significant...

Andersen Global Announces Expansion in Uganda SAN FRANCISCO -Wednesday, November 22nd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global is proud to announce a presence in Uganda by way of a Collaboration Agreement with Ligomarc Advocates, a financial and corporate tax and legal firm. The firm is led by Managing Partner, Kabiito Karamagi. The addition of Ligomarc Advocates as a Collaborating Firm...

FS-Elliott Nominated as Finalists in 2017 MEED Awards EXPORT, Pa. -Wednesday, November 22nd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FS-Elliott, a leading manufacturer of oil-free, centrifugal compressors, has announced that their office in Saudi Arabia has been nominated for three MEED Awards in the categories of Industrial Company of the Year, Manufacturer of the Year, and Supplier of the Year. The MEED...

Kyriba Signs Kuwait Food Company as Demand Surges for Enhanced Cash Visibility in the Middle East DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, November 21st 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Kyriba, the #1 global provider of cloud treasury and financial management solutions, today announced that Kuwait Food Company (Americana) (S.A.K.) (“Kuwait Food Company”) has joined a rapidly growing number of clients in the Middle East that have signed with Kyriba Middle...