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Stephen M. Cutler, Former General Counsel of JPMorgan Chase & Co. and SEC Director of Enforcement, to Join Simpson... NEW YORK -Thursday, February 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP announced today that Stephen M. Cutler, former General Counsel and current Vice Chairman of JPMorgan Chase & Co., will join the Firm as a Litigation Partner in April. Prior to his tenure at JPMorgan, Steve served as Director of Enforcement at the...

Lenovo’s Three-Wave Strategy Delivers Strong Revenue and Earnings in Third Quarter FY2017/18 HONG KONG -Thursday, February 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Lenovo Group (HKSE: 0992) (PINK SHEETS: LNVGY) today announced results for its third fiscal quarter ended December 31, 2017. Revenue was US$12.9 billion, a 6.3 percent increase year-over-year, and 10 percent increase over the second fiscal quarter of FY2017/18. Lenovo...

GovSat-1 Successfully Launched on SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida -Thursday, February 1st 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GovSat-1 spacecraft was successfully launched into space today on board a flight-proven SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket at 4:25 PM EST from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station. GovSat-1 is the first satellite of GovSat, a public private partnership between the Government of...

Electric Motor Manufacturer YASA Secures £15m Growth Funding, Opens New Oxford Production Facility OXFORD, England -Thursday, February 1st 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- YASA, the world’s leading manufacturer of axial-flux electric motors and controllers, today announced raising £15 million in growth funding. Universal Partners joins Parkwalk Advisors and other existing investors in the round, bringing the total raised by the company to...

Meggitt Training Systems to Demonstrate Export-Friendly FATS® 100MIL Virtual Simulator at SimTEX... SUWANEE, Ga. -Thursday, February 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Meggitt Training Systems, the leading provider of integrated live-fire and virtual weapons training products and services for armed forces and law enforcement, will demonstrate its export-friendly FATS® 100MIL small-arms training system at the Simulation Exhibition and...

Alantra Equities goes live with ULLINK’s MiFID-ready High-Touch and Connectivity solutions PARIS -Thursday, February 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ULLINK, the global provider of electronic trading and connectivity solutions to the financial community, announced today that Alantra Equities (formerly known as N+1 Equities) has successfully gone live with ULLINK’s high-touch order management system (OMS) ODISYS and NYFIX...

Anticipation Builds as GSMA Mobile World Congress 2018 Approaches BARCELONA, Spain -Thursday, February 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA today announced final updates for Mobile World Congress, including new keynote speakers, programme developments, partners and sponsors. Mobile World Congress will be held 26 February – 1 March 2018 at Fira Gran Via in Barcelona, with events also taking place at Fira...

GSMA Innovation City Offers View into Future of Mobile at Mobile World Congress 2018 BARCELONA, Spain -Thursday, February 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA Innovation City will be at Mobile World Congress 2018 once more, offering visitors with an opportunity to discover how mobile products and services are helping to create a better future for citizens and businesses around the world. The interactive exhibition space,...

Tanzania Selects HID Global to Deliver e-Immigration Solution and Electronic Passports AUSTIN, Texas -Thursday, February 1st 2018 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- HID Global®, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced that the government of Tanzania has selected HID as its prime supplier for an end-to-end solution for issuing electronic passports as part of Tanzania’s transformative e-Immigration programme....

Blogger sheds 22 kg in less than 12 weeks thanks to CosmeSurge Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, January 31st 2018 [ar]  

In 2017, an estimated 70 per cent of men and 67 per cent of women in the UAE aged 15 years are considered overweight. Dina, a 39-year-old blogger, was among them and struggled with weight gain for seven years. In less than twelve weeks, Dina has shed 22 kg in a transformation that began with a...

Ivanhoe Mines and SES Networks Revolutionise Connectivity for Mining Industry in Congo LUXEMBOURG -Wednesday, January 31st 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Kamoa-Kakula Copper Project in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) will benefit from reliable high-performance managed connectivity services delivered by SES Networks. The solution will be provided under an agreement with Ivanhoe Mines, a leading mineral exploration and...

Hogan Assessments Names Scott Gregory as CEO TULSA, Okla. -Wednesday, January 31st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Hogan Assessment Systems, Inc., announced Monday that Scott Gregory will assume the role of CEO, effective March 1, 2018. Current CEO, Tomas Chamorro-Premuzic has resigned and will leave the company on February 28, 2018. This press release features multimedia. View the...

From Mobile to Digital Banking: The Ondot Systems App that Hands Control Back to the User LONDON -Wednesday, January 31st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Ondot Systems, already the winner of the Best of Show at Finovate Spring 2014 in San Jose, California – is showcasing its latest, upgraded payment platform and app at FinovateMiddleEast in Dubai, on 26-27 February and at FinovateEurope, on March 6-9 in London, UK. Mobile...

Microland Inaugurates its European Digital Hub in Birmingham, UK BIRMINGHAM, United Kingdom -Wednesday, January 31st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Microland inaugurated its Digital Hub in Birmingham, UK to serve its European customers. The Hub reinforces Microland’s differentiated, multi-tiered global delivery model offering measurable business impact and joint innovation opportunities. The center was inaugurated by...

The Brightline Initiative Announces Research Collaborations with Technical University of Denmark, University of Tokyo... BOSTON -Wednesday, January 31st 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Brightline Initiative today announced research collaborations with Technical University of Denmark (DTU), University of Tokyo Global Teamwork Lab (GTL) and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Consortium for Engineering Program Excellence (CEPE). The initiative...

GSMA Announces That 2018 Asia Mobile Awards Are Open for Entry HONG KONG -Wednesday, January 31st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA today announced that the Asia Mobile Awards (the AMO Awards) at Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2018 are open for entry. Judged by a panel of leading independent industry experts, the AMO Awards celebrate the greatest achievements and innovations across the Asian...

NELSON Partners with Campus Bookstores to Reduce Costs for Students TORONTO -Wednesday, January 31st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, NELSON, Canada’s leading educational publisher, announced the creation of its Retail Services division and two new programs that will further transform education in Canada. Created in close partnership with campus bookstores, Vendor Managed Inventory, and a new...

Businesses Selling to Australia: Register Now for New Australian Tax Changes SYDNEY -Tuesday, January 30th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Businesses selling low value goods from offshore to consumers in Australia should register now for goods and services tax (GST). GST will apply to those sales from 1 July 2018. GST is like a sales tax or VAT. This new taxation measure ensures low value goods purchased by...

Emitac Brings World’s Best Med-Tech Solutions to DSO’s First Hospital Project - Fakeeh University Hospital DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, January 30th 2018 [ar]  

Saudi Arabia's leading healthcare provider Fakeeh Care has signed an agreement with Emitac Healthcare Solutions (EHS), a leading solutions provider in the MENA region, to provide advanced turnkey healthcare solutions to its Fakeeh University Hospital [FUH], a state-of-the-art hospital and...

NIGC to Exhibit at cippe 2018 to Seek Cooperation with Chinese Companies on Natural Gas BEIJING -Tuesday, January 30th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The 18th China International Petroleum & Petrochemical Technology and Equipment Exhibition (cippe 2018) will open on March 27-29, 2018 at New China International Exhibition Centre in Beijing, with an exhibition area reaching 90,000m2 and around 1,800 exhibitors coming from...