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Halliburton Facilities, Business Lines First in Angola to Achieve API Q2 Registration HOUSTON -Thursday, February 22nd 2018 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Halliburton (NYSE: HAL) announced today that its Angolan facilities, Luanda – SONILS base, which incorporates the Cabinda – Malembo base and Soyo – Kwanda base facilities, and all of the company’s product service lines in those locations have received the American...

GSMA: Multiple Mobile Operators Launch Live Commercial Low Power Wide Area Networks in Licensed Spectrum Worldwide LONDON -Wednesday, February 21st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced that momentum behind Mobile IoT, or licensed Low Power Wide Area (LPWA), networks continues to grow on a global basis. To date, 23 mobile operators have commercially launched 41 Mobile IoT networks worldwide across both NB-IoT1 and LTE-M2. This growth...

Jetcraft Opens First London Office RALEIGH, N.C. -Wednesday, February 21st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Jetcraft, the global leader in business aircraft sales and acquisitions, announces the opening of its first London office through its new UK company, Jetcraft Global (UK) Limited. The new London base cements Jetcraft’s commitment to the European region and demonstrates...

Andersen Tax & Legal Launches in Egypt SAN FRANCISCO -Wednesday, February 21st 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Andersen name launches in Egypt this week as Maher Milad Iskander and Co., an Egyptian tax and legal firm based in Cairo, formally adopts the name Andersen Tax & Legal. Maher Milad Iskander and Co. became a collaborating firm of Andersen Global in July of 2017 and is one...

Philip Morris International and Scuderia Ferrari Partner Together to Advance the Vision of a World Free of Tobacco... LAUSANNE, Switzerland -Tuesday, February 20th 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Philip Morris International Inc. (NYSE/Euronext Paris: PMI) and Scuderia Ferrari have extended their partnership until 2021. Their successful collaboration spans more than 40 years. As of today, the partnership will be exclusively focused on advancing the cause of a smoke-free...

Entersekt Partners With ForgeRock LONDON -Tuesday, February 20th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Entersekt, a pioneer in mobile-first authentication and e-commerce enablement, announced today that it has joined the ForgeRock Trust Network as a principal technology partner. ForgeRock is a leading provider of identity and access management solutions to a wide range of...

Global Hotel Alliance Announces 2017 Results Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, February 19th 2018

Global Hotel Alliance (“GHA”), the world’s largest alliance of independent hotel brands and operator of the award-winning, multi-brand loyalty programme, DISCOVERY, today revealed its 2017 results. Overall room-revenue produced by the DISCOVERY loyalty programme members increased 9% to...

Morrow Sodali Announces Appointment of David Shammai as Corporate Governance Director - Cross Border LONDON -Monday, February 19th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Morrow Sodali today announced that David Shammai has joined the firm as Corporate Governance Director - Cross Border. David joins from APG Asset Management, the Dutch pension fund manager, where in his role as senior corporate governance specialist he was involved in...

OTEZLA® (Apremilast) Phase III Data Showed Significant Improvements in Patients with Active... SUMMIT, N.J. -Sunday, February 18th 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) today announced that data from the phase III RELIEF™ clinical trial of OTEZLA® (apremilast) in patients with active Behçet’s Disease with oral ulcers were presented in a late-breaking oral presentation at the 2018 American Academy of...

General Cable Corporation Stockholders Approve Acquisition By Prysmian Group HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. -Sunday, February 18th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC) today announced the voting results from the Company’s special meeting of stockholders held this morning. Stockholders of General Cable approved the Company’s previously announced acquisition by Prysmian Group (BIT: PRY) for $30.00 per...

Takeda Announces Its Certification in Select Group of Global Top Employers® 2018 OSAKA, Japan -Sunday, February 18th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO: 4502), (“Takeda”) today announced it has become part of a select group of only thirteen (13) companies and one of two pharmaceuticals to receive global Top Employer® status for 2018. Established over 25 years ago, award...

Philip Morris International Recognized as a Global Top Employer for the Second Year in a Row LAUSANNE, Switzerland -Friday, February 16th 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE/Euronext Paris: PM) today is recognized for the second year in a row as a Global Top Employer. This year’s certification from the Top Employer Institute is awarded to PMI teams in 44 countries, a testament to the company’s...

Spectrum Policies Impacting Quality of Mobile Services to Consumers in Latin America, Warns New GSMA Report BUENOS AIRES -Friday, February 16th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA today issued a new report, ‘Effective Spectrum Pricing in Latin America: Policies to support better quality and more affordable mobile services,’ highlighting that spectrum policies in Latin America are impacting the delivery of quality mobile services to...

Yamaha's Global Motorsports Strategy and Team Line-ups for 2018 IWATA, Japan -Friday, February 16th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:7272) (ISIN:JP3942800008) is actively engaged in racing efforts all over the world in order to develop technologies and personnel under three main principles: raising the value of the Yamaha brand, acquiring advanced technologies and promoting the...

OTEZLA® (Apremilast) Phase II Data Showed Clinically Meaningful Improvements in Patients with Active... SUMMIT, N.J. -Thursday, February 15th 2018

Data shared at the 13th Congress of ECCO Phase III program with OTEZLA (apremilast) in ulcerative colitis expected to begin in 2018   (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) announced that data from a randomized, placebo-controlled, multi-center, phase II clinical trial of...

Elisa Boosts RF Network Performance and Quality with Spectrum-NET SEATTLE -Thursday, February 15th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Spectrum Effect™, a pioneer in RF spectrum analytics, today announced a successful milestone in the trial of its Spectrum-NET™ machine learning solution with Elisa Estonia. Spectrum-NET automatically detects, characterizes, locates and assesses the impact of external...

Ferring Announces 30 Million CHF Investment in New Biotech Centre in Switzerland SAINT-PREX, Switzerland -Wednesday, February 14th 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Ferring Pharmaceuticals announced today that it is expanding its capabilities in biologics through a new biotech centre which will be installed at the company’s existing headquarters and manufacturing site in Saint-Prex, Switzerland. Over the next three years, Ferring...

Fiorano Contributes to Kenya’s Digital Leap with I&M Bank SINGAPORE -Wednesday, February 14th 2018 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Fiorano Software announced today that I&M Bank, Kenya has chosen the Fiorano platform to achieve digital transformation to reduce time-to-market while integrating its Finacle, Core Banking System. I&M Bank’s need for digital transformation arose from its new strategy aimed...

YuppTV to Exclusively Broadcast Hero Nidahas Trophy 2018 NEW DELHI -Tuesday, February 13th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Cricket aficionados can catch the fast-paced action and the nerve-wracking excitement of the upcoming tri-nation series, Hero Nidahas Trophy 2018, between Bangladesh, India and Sri Lanka on YuppTV, the world’s leading OTT brand for South Asian content. The T20 matches will...

Best’s Market Segment Outlook: Gulf Cooperation Council Market Outlook is Negative LONDON -Tuesday, February 13th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A.M. Best has a negative outlook on the insurance markets of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). Insurers in the GCC (Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates) have historically enjoyed significant capital buffers and benefited from extensive...