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SET Award 2018: Who Are the Top Innovators in the Energy Transition? BONN, Germany & BERLIN & LONDON -Wednesday, November 15th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SET, an initiative by the Deutsche Energie-Agentur – the German Energy Agency (dena) – in cooperation with strategic partner, the World Energy Council, has launched the second round of the international award ‘Start Up Energy Transition’ (SET) during the annual UN...

MARAKEZ Automates Operations with Yardi Solutions CAIRO -Wednesday, November 15th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MARAKEZ, a subsidiary of Fawaz Al Hokair Group, has selected Yardi Voyager® 7S to electronically manage its lease and property management process for its leading shopping mall in Cairo, Mall of Arabia. Alongside Voyager 7S, which streamlines core accounting, lease...

L&T Technology Services Limited expands its presence in Israel with the launch of a Center of Excellence (CoE) and a... TEL AVIV, Israel -Tuesday, November 14th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- L&T Technology Services Limited (NSE: LTTS), a leading global pure-play engineering services company headquartered in India, today announced the establishment of LTTS’ Center of Excellence (CoE) in Jerusalem, Israel, thereby marking another key milestone in the firm’s...

Vocalink Powers Real-Time Payments Service in the U.S. LONDON -Tuesday, November 14th 2017 [ar]

Vocalink, a Mastercard company, supports The Clearing House today in launching a ground-breaking real-time payment system in the U.S. RTP is one of the most comprehensive real-time payment systems globally, and is set to transform the U.S. payments landscape The launch follows...

Faslodex (Fulvestrant) Receives EU Approval for the Treatment of Hormone Receptor-Positive Advanced Breast Cancer in... CAMBRIDGE, England -Tuesday, November 14th 2017

First EU approval for fulvestrant in combination with a CDK4/6 inhibitor Fulvestrant in combination with palbociclib showed progression-free survival (PFS) improvement of 4.9 months compared to combination of fulvestrant with placebo2   (BUSINESS WIRE)-- AstraZeneca today announced...

New RE-VERSE AD™ analyses provide additional insights on impact of Praxbind® (idarucizumab) in... INGELHEIM, Germany -Tuesday, November 14th 2017  

Additional analyses of patients in diverse emergency settings confirm that idarucizumab immediately reverses the anticoagulant effect of dabigatran in patients in emergency settings1,2 Sub-analyses from RE-VERSE AD™, the largest study to investigate a reversal agent for a non-vitamin K...

Jardiance® reduced risk of cardiovascular death in adults with type 2 diabetes and peripheral artery... INGELHEIM, Germany & INDIANAPOLIS -Tuesday, November 14th 2017  

Empagliflozin (marketed as Jardiance®) reduced the risk of cardiovascular death by 43 percent versus placebo in patients with type 2 diabetes and peripheral artery disease1 In a population at high risk for amputations, no increased risk in lower-limb amputation was observed with...

Andersen Global Continues Expansion in Spain through Collaboration with Euskaltax SAN FRANCISCO -Tuesday, November 14th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global continues its expansion in Spain by way of a Collaboration Agreement with Euskaltax, a tax and legal firm in Bilbao. The addition of Euskaltax extends Andersen Global’s presence in the Iberian region and enhances the provision of best-in-class service in...

Guidewire Announces 2017.2 Release of InsurancePlatform LAS VEGAS -Tuesday, November 14th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CONNECTIONS 2017 – Guidewire Software, Inc. (NYSE: GWRE), a provider of software products to general insurers, today announced the 2017.2 release of Guidewire InsurancePlatform™. This release includes enhancements to Guidewire’s Core, Data, and Digital product families....

Northern Trust Asset Management Names New Chief Operating Officer for International Business LONDON -Monday, November 13th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS) Asset Management has appointed Martha Fee as chief operating officer (COO) for Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia-Pacific (EMEA & APAC). Based in London, Fee is responsible for managing international operations and infrastructure teams for...

Cyltezo®, adalimumab biosimilar from Boehringer Ingelheim, approved in Europe for the treatment of... INGELHEIM, Germany -Monday, November 13th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim today announced that the European Commission has granted marketing authorisation for Cyltezo® a biosimilar to Humira® for the treatment of multiple chronic inflammatory diseases in adults and children.* “Cyltezo® is the first biosimilar from...

Global Hotel Alliance Appoints Head of Loyalty Marketing & CRM Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Monday, November 13th 2017

Global Hotel Alliance (“GHA”), the world’s largest alliance of independent hotel brands, today announced the appointment of Robin Korman as Head of Loyalty Marketing & CRM. This newly-created role further strengthens the GHA management team, as the alliance embarks on an exciting new...

VitalSource and Al Manhal Collaborate for Increased Access to Digital Learning Materials in Middle East LONDON -Monday, November 13th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- VitalSource®, the world leader in building, enhancing and delivering digital course materials, and Al Manhal, the leading publisher of full-text searchable electronic databases of scholarly, professional and peer-reviewed content from the Arab World, are now collaborating to...

Crypto Investors to Boost ChainTrade Commodities Exchange SINGAPORE -Monday, November 13th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ChainTrade, the Blockchain-based commodities exchange is turning its attention to institutional and crypto investors having closed the initial, public phase of its ICO. With the US $2 trillion commodities markets in its sights, ChainTrade is looking to institutions for the...

Rimini Street Announces Fiscal Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results LAS VEGAS -Sunday, November 12th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of support services for enterprise software products, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, today announced results for its fiscal third quarter ended September 30, 2017....

Room to Read Partners with Jordan's Children's Book Industry, Distributes 600,000 Copies of 20 New Arabic... AMMAN, Jordan -Sunday, November 12th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Room to Read, a global organization founded on the belief that World Change Starts with Educated Children®, will announce the publication and distribution of 600,000 copies of new Arabic children's books, at an event held on November 14 at the Children's Museum Jordan. Under...

Inteva Receives Prestigious Hall of Fame Award from SPE Automotive Division TROY, Mich. -Friday, November 10th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Inteva Products, a leading global Tier One automotive supplier of engineered components and systems, was named to the Automotive Division of the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE®) Hall of Fame for the thermoplastic polyolefin (TPO) skin first used on the 2000 Pontiac...

Bango Secures Victory Opening-up Egypt for App Store Carrier Billing CAMBRIDGE, England -Friday, November 10th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bango (AIM: BGO), the leading mobile payments company, announces expansion of its operations in Africa through a partnership with Victory Link in Egypt. As a result of the relationship, Bango app store and merchant partners can launch carrier billing across all three Egyptian...

Andersen Global Announces Legal Services in Cyprus and Through Cooperation with Theodosia Kyprianou SAN FRANCISCO -Friday, November 10th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global announces legal services in Cyprus through collaborating firm, UnityFour Cyprus Ltd, and its cooperation with Theodosia Kyprianou, a litigation lawyer with over 14 years of experience. Theodosia’s specialty is employment law, which includes negotiation,...

ABB Appoints Jessica Mitchell as Head of Investor Relations ZURICH -Friday, November 10th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)--ABB announced today that Jessica Mitchell has been appointed Head of Investor Relations effective November 15, 2017, reporting to the company’s Chief Financial Officer, Timo J. Ihamuotila. She succeeds Alanna Abrahamson, who has been appointed CFO of ABB’s Industrial...