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Mori Building and teamLab Launch Unprecedented Digital Art Museum TOKYO -Thursday 21 June 2018      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- “MORI Building DIGITAL ART MUSEUM: teamLab Borderless,” an unprecedented digital art museum — jointly created and operated by Mori Building Co., Ltd, a leading urban landscape developer, and teamLab, a world-leading digital art collective — opened today, the two...

Braidy Industries’ Advanced Materials Subsidiary Veloxint Wins 2018 S&P Global Platts Global Metals Award -Thursday 21 June 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Closely following Veloxint’s recognition as Breakthrough Solution of the Year at the 2018 S&P Global Platts Global Metals Awards for its nanocrystalline alloy metallurgy, the Braidy Industries subsidiary closed the purchase of a 68,000 square foot manufacturing...

Emirati Businessman and Philanthropist Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair Establishes an Education Fund for Arab Refugee Children... -Wednesday 20 June 2018  

On World Refugee Day, Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair, Emirati businessman and philanthropist, announced the Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair Refugee Education Fund, a new 100M AED initiative to benefit 5000 children and youth over 3 years. Abdul Aziz Al Ghurair said: “I established this fund because I believe...

Deutsche Bank Moves Reconciliation Services to SmartStream to Further Improve Processing and Reduce Costs -Wednesday 20 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- As part of its transformation strategy, Deutsche Bank has selected SmartStream Technologies’ Centre of Excellence (CoE) to provide an off-site operations platform - including three services which will allow the bank to streamline, simplify and reduce the costs of its...

Tigo Awarded Patent for Flex MLPE Platform -Wednesday 20 June 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Tigo®, pioneer of the Smart Modular Flex MLPE platform, today announced that it has been granted its most important and industry strategic hardware patent applying to the smart technology used in its flexible module-level power electronics (Flex MLPE) within solar junction...

ABB and Kawasaki Create World’s First Common Interface for Collaborative Robots -Wednesday 20 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ABB and Kawasaki Heavy Industries, both global leading players in industrial automation and robotics, are showcasing the world’s first common collaborative robot operating interface at automatica in Munich, Germany from June 19-22, 2018. The common interface will also...

MEDIA ADVISORY: MSCI to Announce the Results of Its 2018 Annual Market Classification Review on June 20, 2018 -Wednesday 20 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MSCI Inc., a leading provider of research-based indexes and analytics, will announce the results of its 2018 Annual Market Classification Review on June 20, 2018. The results will be posted on www.msci.com shortly after 4:30 PM ET / 9:30 PM BST / 12:30 AM GST (June 21,...

New Investment Models Are Needed To Boost MENA Oil & Gas Competitiveness, Crescent CEO Tells OPEC Seminar -Wednesday 20 June 2018  

New investment models will encourage optimal development in the oil and gas sector, Majid Jafar, CEO of Crescent Petroleum told OPEC ministers and industry leaders at the OPEC Seminar in Vienna today. The private sector in MENA can be an important partner in oil and gas development, helping...

Avalara Announces Closing of Initial Public Offering and Full Exercise of the Underwriters’ Option to Purchase... -Wednesday 20 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Avalara, Inc. (NYSE: AVLR) today announced the closing of its initial public offering of 8,625,000 shares of common stock, including the full exercise by the underwriters of their option to purchase 1,125,000 additional shares of common stock, at a price to the public of $24.00...

Universal Laser Systems Expands Its Materials Database with Henkel, Hexcel and Saint-Gobain Materials -Wednesday 20 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Universal Laser Systems (ULS) announces the addition of Henkel, Hexcel® and Saint-Gobain materials to its materials database, the most extensive repository of laser material processing parameters for materials in the range of 10 watts to 500 watts. The Henkel, Hexcel and...

Dole Adds Industry Veteran Michael Solomon as President of Dole Fresh Vegetables -Wednesday 20 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Dole Food Company, Inc. announced the appointment of Michael H. Solomon as the new President of Dole Fresh Vegetables effective June 18, 2018. As Dole Fresh Vegetables President, Solomon will have responsibility for all of the division's operations across North America. He...

AETOSWire Launched Its Innovative Press Video Service -Wednesday 20 June 2018    

AETOSWire, the news distribution arm of News Services Group and the exclusive representative of Business Wire, a Berkshire Hathaway company, in the MENA region, launched the innovative Press Video Service that transforms textual press releases into a less than 60-Seconds Animated Press...

Unilever Calls on Content Creators and Distributors to Eradicate Stereotypes -Wednesday 20 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Unilever is calling on content creators and distributors to act now to eliminate outdated stereotypes. The move marks the latest step in the company’s industry-leading Unstereotype initiative, which launched two years ago with the aim of eliminating harmful and diminishing...

Rimini Street Announces $140 Million Refinancing -Wednesday 20 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, today announced it has entered into a binding agreement with a syndicate of investors,...

IDEMIA Selected to Deliver Its Next Generation Fingerprint Matcher Engine as Part of the UK Home Office Biometrics... -Tuesday 19 June 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- This award will result in the deployment of the very latest IDEMIA fingerprint matching platform, which will deliver significant productivity improvements by offering increased accuracy fingerprint services to the stakeholders and users of the HOB Programme. In the first phase...

Hertz Announces Exclusive Lease Deals On New Toyota Models -Tuesday 19 June 2018  

Hertz UAE, a part of the Al-Futtaim Automotive Group, launched a one-month-long lease promotion exclusively for five new Toyota models. The promotion offers individual and corporate customers a cost effective single stop solution to enjoy the benefits of driving a Toyota car. Hertz UAE is a...

P&G Advances Systemic Change for Gender Equality in Advertising at 2018 Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity -Tuesday 19 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE: PG) today advanced its commitment to gender equality through a series of new actions, commitments and partnerships to increase diversity throughout the creative supply chain, leading to more accurate and positive portrayals of women in...

Citi Private Bank Congratulates Fernando Alonso on the 24 Hours of Le Mans Win -Tuesday 19 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Citi Private Bank ardently congratulates Fernando Alonso for his impressive win at The 24 Hours of Le Mans this past weekend. Mr. Alonso, who is also a two time Formula One World Champion, most recently competed and won the Six Hours of Spa-Francorchamps in May. In January...

GL Events Middle East Selected As General Contractor for the 2018 Asian Games -Tuesday 19 June 2018  

The 2018 Asian Games is a pan-Asian multi-sport event scheduled to be held from 18 August to 2 September 2018 in Indonesia. Gelora Bung Karno Main Stadium in Jakarta will host the opening and closing ceremonies of the Games. As the biggest multi-sport games after the Olympic Games,...

Inteva Products Receives Top Innovation Award for Revolutionary Stitching Process -Tuesday 19 June 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Inteva Products, LLC, a leading global Tier One automotive supplier of engineered components and systems, received the top prize in the 2018 Innovation Awards presented by the European Association of Automotive Suppliers (CLEPA) at The Hague, Netherlands, on June 13. Inteva...