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SES Publishes 2020 Annual Report LUXEMBOURG -Monday 8 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. published its Annual Report for the year ended 31 December 2020. The SES 2020 Annual Report can be downloaded from https://www.ses.com/investors/annual-reports. The SES Annual General Meeting of Shareholders is held on 1 April 2021. Follow us...

Philip Morris International Announces Yearlong Exploration of Inclusion—Furthering the Company’s Commitment... -Monday 8 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On International Women’s Day, Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) announced the launch of a yearlong research and convening initiative entitled “Inclusive Future.” Following a year when inclusion and diversity efforts moved center stage amid the global...

ABB urges greater adoption of high-efficiency motors and drives to combat climate change - global electricity... -Monday 8 March 2021  

According to the International Energy Agency (IEA), industry accounts for 37% of global energy use and some 30% of global energy is consumed in buildings. While mostly hidden from public view, electric motors - and the variable speed drives which optimize their operation – are embedded in...

Female leaders come together to discuss How Organisations can Support Women’s Upward Mobility in the Workplace -Monday 8 March 2021

Coinciding with International Women’s Day, the Pearl Initiative, the leading Gulf business-led non-profit organisation promoting a corporate culture of accountability and transparency, in collaboration with NAMA Women Advancement Establishment, will host a webinar to discuss the role of women...

Abu Dhabi’s Technology Innovation Institute Appoints International Experts to Board of Advisors at Secure Systems... -Monday 8 March 2021  

Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the applied research pillar of Abu Dhabi’s Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), today announced the appointment of international experts in the field of systems security to the Board of Advisors of its Secure Systems Research Centre (SSRC)....

Many smiles, one mission - Dabur International honors frontline women warriors -Monday 8 March 2021  

Proven to have competencies that strive best to juggle multiple roles; women have portrayed immense grit and resilience in the daunting year gone by. In line with the spirit of International Women’s Day’s #ChooseToChallenge, Dabur International duly recognizes the contribution of all the...

World Government Summit “21 Dialogues” to deliver 21 post-pandemic predictions -Monday 8 March 2021  

The World Government Summit Dialogues will deliver 21 predictions for the future social, economic, and political order, between 9 – 10 March. The virtual event will host political and industry leaders from around the world, who will each offer their outlooks on the future of vital sectors...

ARZAN WEALTH ADVISES ON ACQUISITION OF AN OFFICE & MEDIA CAMPUS IN THE NETHERLANDS -Monday 8 March 2021  

Arzan Wealth (DIFC) Limited (‘Arzan Wealth’), a Dubai-based advisory firm regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority, is pleased to announce that it has advised its client on the acquisition of a single tenant office campus with dedicated media broadcast studios in the heart of the...

Beitel Group and TSG Acquired 720 Units in Chicago MSA -Sunday 7 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Beitel Group and TSG, both NY-based single-family offices, have acquired 720 units in Chicago MSA for a purchase price of $110 Million. The target is to achieve an increased rent premium by upgrading and enhancing the property. The amenities will include a new business...

High-Quality Healthcare, Education Systems Highlighted in China's Two Sessions -Sunday 7 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Building Healthy China and a high-quality education system are both important content in the draft outline of the 14th Five-Year Plan (2021-2025) for national economic and social development and the long-range objectives through the year 2035, which will be reviewed by...

Square, Inc. Announces Plans to Acquire Majority Ownership Stake in Tidal -Sunday 7 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Square, Inc. (NYSE: SQ) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a majority ownership stake in TIDAL, the global music and entertainment platform that brings fans and artists together through unique music, content, and experiences. Square...

Are females the better drivers? (International Women’s Day 2021) -Sunday 7 March 2021  

To mark the international women’s day on March 8, we want to shed some light on ‘Who are the better drivers, females or males?’. This question captures the attention around the globe and RoadSafetyUAE wants to share some UAE specific insights. The data was extracted from the ‘UAE Road...

New company name, new brand: thyssenkrupp Elevator now called TK Elevator with new global brand TKE -Sunday 7 March 2021  

TK Elevator, a leading global player in the elevators and escalators market, announces the launch of its new global brand, TKE. The new brand name results from the change in ownership that took place mid of last year. “The new TKE brand allows the independent company to further expand....

Celebrating the arts: winners of Noon Arts Award 2021 announced in virtual ceremony -Sunday 7 March 2021  

The winners of the prestigious Noon Arts Award have been presented with their prizes, during an online awards ceremony posted on the YouTube channel of Sharjah Ladies Club under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher Bint Mohammed Al Qasimi, wife of the Ruler of Sharjah, and Chairperson...

GLIDE-Carter Center Partnership Aims to Eliminate River Blindness in the Americas, Lymphatic Filariasis and Malaria on... -Sunday 7 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Carter Center and The Global Institute for Disease Elimination (GLIDE) announced an exciting new partnership to support the Carter Center’s innovative disease elimination efforts in the Americas. GLIDE, an initiative of the Crown Prince Court of Abu Dhabi and the Bill...

CGTN: China Outlines Plan to Address Economic Challenges in Next 5 Years -Saturday 6 March 2021    

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- China has set a gross domestic product (GDP) growth target of over six percent for 2021 and outlined a plan to promote innovation, green development, and common prosperity in the next five years. Addressing the country's annual legislative session, Premier Li Keqiang on...

OptiPulse Announces the Discovery of a New Type of Laser That May Replace Microwaves -Saturday 6 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- OptiPulse has discovered a new light source that sends invisible eye-safe photons wirelessly from one building or pole to another at 10Gbps with its 3rd prototype. The light source is a miniature chip that costs ~$1 to produce in large volumes and has tested error-free at...

C3.ai Digital Transformation Institute Announces Shell as New Industry Partner -Saturday 6 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The C3.ai Digital Transformation Institute (DTI) today announced that global energy company Shell is the newest industry partner to join the consortium of universities, national laboratories, and companies that make up the Institute. Shell’s Chief Scientist - Computation and...

Dole Launches “The Dole Way” Sustainability Campaign -Saturday 6 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Dole Food Company announced today the launching of an integrated sustainability campaign aimed at amplifying its commitment to the key enterprise-wide sustainability goals launched in 2020 under “The Dole Way.” As a leader in the produce industry for over 150 years, Dole...

Schlumberger New Energy, Chevron, and Microsoft Collaborate on Carbon Negative Bioenergy -Saturday 6 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Schlumberger New Energy, Chevron Corporation, Microsoft and Clean Energy Systems today announced plans to develop a ground-breaking bioenergy with carbon capture and sequestration (BECCS) project designed to produce carbon negative power in Mendota, California. The BECCS...