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Prof. Stephen Wilhite Named AURAK Provost Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, July 16th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) has this week announced Prof. Steven C. Wilhite as the university’s new provost and vice president for academic affairs and student success. Prof. Wilhite, who joins the university in time for the 2017/18 academic year, brings a wealth of...

KBBO Group, acquires 60 %  Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. -Sunday, July 16th 2017 [ar]  

Emirates Hospital, a member of KBBO Group, has acquired 60 per cent ownership of Mobile Doctors 24-7 (MD 24-7), a round-the-clock, state of the art Population Health Management provider. The acquisition makes KBBO Group the majority shareholder in MD 24-7, following its monumental success in...

National Winners from 18 Countries and Region Selected for Panasonic KWN Global Contest 2017 OSAKA, Japan -Sunday, July 16th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation has completed the final judging process for the Global Contest 2017 of "Kid Witness News (KWN)," an educational program designed to support the video production of elementary, junior high, and high school students around the world with the KWN concept of...

IP Showcase Returns To IBC – More Partners and Products; Real-Time IP Is Here and Now LONDON -Saturday, July 15th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 2017 IP Showcase at IBC builds on the highly successful IP Interoperability Zone – a world-first at IBC2016 – with more companies demonstrating their IP products, and great strides having been made in formalising and universally adopting the SMPTE ST 2110 suite of...

PSMF Convenes the International Patient Safety Community for its 2017 Midyear Planning Meeting at Inova Center for... IRVINE, Calif. -Friday, July 14th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF) brought together over 100 medical care providers, hospital administrators, and patient safety experts and advocates to discuss ongoing challenges and refine patient safety solutions at its fifth annual Midyear Planning Meeting. The...

UBS Asset Management granted Private Fund Management license in China HONG KONG -Friday, July 14th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- UBS Asset Management today announced that its wholly foreign-owned enterprise (WFOE), UBS Asset Management (Shanghai) Limited, has been granted a Private Fund Management (PFM) license from the Asset Management Association of China (AMAC). The license allows the WFOE to offer...

Luxembourg is the First European Nation to Offer a Legal Framework for Space Resources Utilization LUXEMBOURG -Friday, July 14th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Luxembourg Parliament adopted the draft law on the exploration and use of space resources. The Grand Duchy is thus the first European country to offer a legal framework ensuring that private operators can be confident about their rights on resources they extract in space....

Madison Realty Capital Provides $270.0 Million Construction Loan for Mixed-Use Development at Former Rheingold Brewery... NEW YORK -Friday, July 14th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Madison Realty Capital (MRC), an institutionally-backed real estate investment firm focused on real estate equity and debt investments in the middle markets, provided a $270.0 million construction loan for a major development project at the former Rheingold Brewery site in...

AHF Pays Tribute to a Courageous Advocate from South Africa - Prudence Mabele DURBAN, South Africa -Thursday, July 13th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- “Today we have lost a giant, an HIV-struggle legend and a fierce advocate of women’s rights and access to HIV treatment,” says Larissa Klazinga, Regional Policy and Advocacy Manager: Southern Africa · AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), paying tribute to the sudden passing...

Bose Wins Global Supplier Award from Nissan for Automotive Innovation  FRAMINGHAM, Mass. -Thursday, July 13th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nissan Motor Corporation has selected Bose for a 2017 Global Supplier Award in the field of automotive innovation for creating the first-of-its-kind Bose® Personal® sound system in the all-new Nissan Micra. Each year, Nissan recognizes quality, excellence, and innovation...

GE, Global Good Licensing Deal with Access Bio Brings Asymptomatic Malaria Rapid Diagnostic Tests to Market BELLEVUE, Wash. & BOSTON & SEOUL -Thursday, July 13th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Intellectual Ventures’ Global Good Fund and GE (NYSE:GE), have signed a licensing agreement with the diagnostics technology company Access Bio (KOSDAQ:950130) to manufacture and distribute innovative diagnostic technologies that will help global health workers to more...

Siemens and AES Join Forces to Create Fluence, a New Global Energy Storage Technology Company MUNICH & ARLINGTON, Va -Thursday, July 13th 2017 [ar] [fr]

Fluence combines the extensive technology expertise, unique energy storage market experience, and global reach of Siemens and AES to offer proven and cost-competitive energy storage systems for a rapidly transforming sector. Fluence will deliver the Advancion and Siestorage energy storage...

Ron Wolf Receives The Aviation Suppliers Association 2017 Edward J. Glueckler Award CORAL GABLES, Fla. -Thursday, July 13th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AerSale® employee Ron Wolf, Vice President of Operations & Quality Assurance, has been awarded the prestigious 2017 Edward J. Glueckler Award by the Aviation Suppliers Association (ASA). ASA is a world renowned non-profit aviation industry organization which brings together...

IBC2017 Tackles the Big Business of Fan Engagement in Sport LONDON -Wednesday, July 12th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IBC’s Platform Futures conference strand on Sunday 17 September will examine the expanding business opportunities surrounding traditional and alternative sports coverage and rights management, with a focus on the crucial topic of fan engagement. Leading figures from major...

CYBRA Enables SATO Printer Integration into Manhattan Associates WMOS  YONKERS, N.Y. & TOKYO -Wednesday, July 12th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CYBRA Corporation, developer of award-winning MarkMagic® Barcode Labels, RFID Tags, Electronic Forms, and Report Writing Software, has successfully integrated SATO thermal label printers into Manhattan Associates' Warehouse Management for Open Systems (WMOS) solution. To mark...

Andersen Global Initiates Expansion in Turkey SAN FRANCISCO -Wednesday, July 12th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global is proud to announce a presence in Turkey by way of a Collaboration Agreement with NAZALI Tax & Legal, a leading tax and legal consultancy firm with locations in Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir and Bursa. The addition of NAZALI Tax & Legal as a collaborating firm of...

Octapharma Symposium At ISTH Berlin Supports Progress in Lifelong Treatment of High-Risk Patients With Von Willebrand... LACHEN, Switzerland -Wednesday, July 12th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Octapharma is pleased to announce the success of yesterday’s symposium at the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) congress held in Berlin, Germany. As platinum sponsors of the congress, Octapharma is reflecting its dedication to bleeding disorder...

GSMA: Sub-Saharan Africa Driving Global Market for Mobile Money DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania -Wednesday, July 12th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sub-Saharan Africa accounts for more than half of all mobile money deployments worldwide and is pioneering a range of new mobile money use cases, according to new GSMA data. The latest ‘State of Mobile Money in Sub-Saharan Africa’ presentation, made available by the GSMA in...

Entrust Datacard Drives Trusted Business Outcomes and Secures the Internet of Things Through ioTrust™ Security... MINNEAPOLIS -Wednesday, July 12th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Entrust Datacard, a leading provider of trusted identity and secure transaction technology solutions, today announced the introduction of the Entrust Datacard ioTrust security solution. The solution delivers a secure and trusted digital infrastructure that safeguards data...

Edwards Launches New Fully Mobile, Easy to Use Leak Detector BURGESS HILL, England -Wednesday, July 12th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Edwards is launching the new ELD500 precision leak detector. It is designed for fast, accurate leak detection and is customisable for any application. Edwards’ ELD500 is ready to go in under two minutes from power on. Users can benefit from simple pass/fail readings...