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GSMA Reports Record Attendance for Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2017 HONG KONG -Tuesday, July 4th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today reported that nearly 67,500 unique visitors1 from 104 countries and territories attended the 2017 GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai, held 28 June – 1 July in Shanghai. The four-day event attracted executives from the industry’s largest and most...

Panasonic Signs First Pan-EMEA Distribution Agreement with Nuvias For IP Phone Handsets  LONDON -Tuesday, July 4th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Business has appointed Nuvias as its first pan-EMEA distributor for its range of business IP phone handsets. This marks a major vote of confidence in the recently-formed Nuvias Unified Communications Practice and is an important addition to Nuvias’ growing portfolio...

Sanjeev Nanda, Special Guest at Billionaire Mansion's First Anniversary  DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, July 4th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Billionaire Mansion is a preferred party location in Dubai catering to the rich & famous and A-list crowd from within the UAE and around the world. Billionaire Mansion, created by the Billionaire Life Group and the first of its kind in Dubai, was brought into Taj Dubai by...

Klöckner Pentaplast Completes Acquisition of LINPAC Group MONTABAUR, Germany -Monday, July 3rd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Klöckner Pentaplast Group (“kp”), announces the successful completion of the acquisition of LINPAC Senior Holdings Limited and its direct and indirect subsidiaries. LINPAC is a prominent film producer and converter for food packaging in Europe. The transaction...

BORGWARD Announces Ambitious Plans to Enter the Gulf Countries Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, July 3rd 2017 [ar]

BORGWARD Group AG, the global automotive manufacturer, has unveiled plans for market entry into the Gulf countries. The company has conducted intensive market research and will be launching two luxury vehicles, a revolutionary buying experience and expects to meet ambitious sales goals. The plan...

Ferring Appoints Lars Peter Brunse to Executive Board SAINT-PREX, Switzerland -Monday, July 3rd 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ferring Pharmaceuticals announced today that Lars Peter Brunse has been appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Production Officer, and made a member of the Ferring Executive Board, effective immediately. Lars Peter Brunse joined Ferring as Associate Director Technical...

GSMA Announces Additional Speakers for Mobile 360 Series – Africa LONDON -Thursday, June 29th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced additional speakers participating in the 2017 Mobile 360 – Africa conference, which will take place 11 – 13 July 2017 at the Julius Nyerere International Convention Centre, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Additionally, the GSMA announced that its Mobile...

TNT Express Operations Disrupted  MEMPHIS, Tenn. -Thursday, June 29th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FedEx Corporation (NYSE: FDX) today announced that the worldwide operations of its TNT Express subsidiary have been significantly affected due to the infiltration of an information system virus. While TNT Express operations and communications systems have been disrupted, no...

GSMA Announces Winners of 2017 Asia Mobile Awards SHANGHAI -Thursday, June 29th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA announced the winners of the 2017 Asia Mobile Awards, which were presented this evening at the AMO Awards Ceremony and Dinner Reception, held at DaGuan Theatre in Pudong, Shanghai. The awards, which were hosted by news anchor Jason He, honour achievement, excellence...

YuppTV Collaborates with Fox Star Studios to Offer the Most-Awaited Collection of Movies on YuppFlix for Expat Community... NEW DELHI -Thursday, June 29th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- World’s largest player for South-Asian content, YuppTV, announced its partnership with Fox Star Studios, one amongst the leading production houses of today. As part of the non-exclusive association, YuppTV is set to feature an admirable collection of popular movies by the Fox...

Fluor Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Saudi Arabian Mining Company Ma’aden IRVING, Texas & AL KHOBAR, Saudi Arabia -Thursday, June 29th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Saudi Arabian Mining Company (Ma’aden) to support future Ma’aden projects located within and outside the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Under the MOU, Fluor would be...

Toshiba Memory Corporation to Invest in Manufacturing Facilities for Fab 6 at Yokkaichi Operations TOKYO -Wednesday, June 28th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced that its board of directors, meeting today, has agreed upon a FY2017 investment program for its wholly owned subsidiary, Toshiba Memory Corporation (TMC), that will channel approximately 180 billion yen into Fab 6 at Yokkaichi...

New Study from GSMA and CAICT Forecasts That China Will Be the World’s Largest 5G Market by 2025  SHANGHAI -Wednesday, June 28th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Chinese operators are on track to launch commercial 5G networks by 2020 and are expected to establish China as the world’s largest 5G market by 2025, according to a new study by GSMA Intelligence and the China Academy of Information and Communications Technology (CAICT). The...

China and India to Account for Half of All New Mobile Subscribers Added by 2020, Finds New GSMA Study  SHANGHAI -Wednesday, June 28th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- China and India will account for almost half of all new mobile subscribers expected to be added worldwide by the end of the decade, according to a new GSMA study. The 2017 edition of the GSMA’s ‘Mobile Economy: Asia Pacific’ report, published today at Mobile World...

MPEG LA Introduces License for EVS DENVER -Wednesday, June 28th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MPEG LA, LLC today announced the availability of the EVS Patent Portfolio License providing efficient access to technologies underlying the EVS (Enhanced Voice Services) standard. Designed to operate ubiquitously over packet-switched mobile and fixed-line communications...

Toshiba Files Lawsuit Against Western Digital Corporation TOKYO -Wednesday, June 28th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) and Toshiba Memory Corporation (“TMC”) today filed a petition with the Tokyo District Court against Western Digital Corporation, a U.S. company, and its subsidiary Western Digital Technologies, Inc. (collectively, “WD”) (NASDAQ: WDC),...

Toshiba Memory Corporation Announces 96-Layer 3D Flash Memory TOKYO -Wednesday, June 28th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Memory Corporation, the world leader in memory solutions, today announced that it has developed a prototype sample of 96-layer BiCS FLASH™ three-dimensional (3D) flash memory with a stacked structure[1], with 3-bit-per-cell (triple-level cell, TLC) technology....

Cyprus and Portugal offer opportunities for business persons & investors looking to invest in Europe Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, June 27th 2017 [ar]

Europe provides many opportunities for entrepreneurs and investors looking to invest and do business in this progressive economy. Various countries in Europe have their own visa and immigration programs for entrepreneurs of foreign origin. Applying and obtaining an investor visa for Europe with...

Andersen Tax Debuts in Switzerland  SAN FRANCISCO -Tuesday, June 27th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Tax announces its entry in Switzerland this week as MDR Advisory Group formally adopts the name ‘Andersen Tax.’ Andersen Tax in Lugano is one of three Andersen Global member firms in Switzerland. The international association of member firms also has a presence in...

Ekimetrics Official Partner of Facebook Portal Dedicated to MMM (Marketing Mix Modeling)  PARIS -Tuesday, June 27th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ekimetrics (www.ekimetrics.com), a leading practitioner in data analytics and marketing intelligence for over 10 years, has announced that they are joining the Marketing Mix Modeling Program. The companies who are part of the Facebook MMM Partner Program focus on measuring...