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Philip Morris International Announces Yearlong Exploration of Inclusion—Furthering the Company’s Commitment... LAUSANNE, Switzerland -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...

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...

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...

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....

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...

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...

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...

Wipro to acquire Capco, a global management and technology consultancy to banking and financial services industry, for $... -Friday 5 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Capco, a global management and technology consultancy providing digital,...

Takeda Secures Global Rights from Ovid Therapeutics to Develop and Commercialize Soticlestat for the Treatment of... -Friday 5 March 2021  

− Ovid eligible to receive up to $856M in payments, including a $196M upfront payment, regulatory and commercial milestone payments and tiered double-digit royalties on product sales − Potential first-in-class therapy reduced seizure frequency in children with Dravet syndrome and...

Uplight Adds New Investors Schneider Electric and Huck Capital-Led Investment Group in Deal Valued at $1.5 Billion, with... -Friday 5 March 2021

The AES Corporation extends its investment in Uplight and its digital and carbon-free future Investment will speed development of critical software for a cleaner, more resilient and affordable grid for consumers, support Uplight’s organic and M&A-driven growth, and catalyze international...

Andersen Global Strengthens Presence with Jordanian Tax Firm -Friday 5 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global enters into a Collaboration Agreement with Amman-based tax firm Al-Tillawi & Al-Khateeb Co., adding dimension to the existing capabilities of the organization’s member firm in Jordan. Founded in 1996, Al-Tillawi & Al-Khateeb Co. provides a wide range of tax...

Flagship Report From Arthur D. Little Urges Telcos to Accelerate Growth by Embracing New Services and Reconfiguring... -Thursday 4 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Arthur D. Little (ADL) today released a major telecoms report that identifies key strategies to unlock the value of network assets, diversify product offerings, and succeed in a 5G world. Entitled “Time to accelerate growth” and based on a global survey of over 100 C-level...

Ibsen Awards: Announcing Ibsen Scholarships 2021 -Thursday 4 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Looking for funding for your performing arts project? The Ibsen Scholarship program offers funding for innovative performing arts projects worldwide. The scholarship program amounts to a total of NOK 2.000.000,- (approx. Euro 205.000 / USD 248.000). The projects must...

Baker Hughes & C3 AI Release BHC3 Production Schedule Optimization Application for Demand Planning &... -Thursday 4 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Baker Hughes (NYSE: BKR) and C3 AI (NYSE: AI) have announced the launch of BHC3™ Production Schedule Optimization (PSO), an enterprise AI application for industrial demand planning and manufacturing production scheduling. The application improves supply chain and delivery...

TrakCel Fuels Growth and Increased Market Access Through Strategic Investment Round -Thursday 4 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TrakCel, a leading supplier of cellular orchestration solutions supporting the cell and gene therapy industry, today announces that it has closed its latest funding round led by AmerisourceBergen and Labcorp (NYSE: LH). These strategic investments enable further transformation...

Galderma Continues Global Growth Ambition With Sculptra® (injectable poly-L-lactic Acid) Re-launch in Europe -Thursday 4 March 2021

Updated administration protocol means Sculptra®offers the fastest reconstitution of any injectable poly-L-lactic acid (PLLA) available in Europe Updated protocol allows for faster and more convenient administration of Sculptra®with the optional addition of lidocaine to increase patient...

Alpho: The value of pharmaceutical companies will be affected by the resolution of production problems -Thursday 4 March 2021

The vaccination marathon of the world’s population continues in 2021. Stocks of companies producing Covid-19 vaccines do not experience their all-time highs; they are in the same position as other sectors on financial markets. However, from the long-term perspective, production problems are...

Denis Ferrand-Ajchenbaum Joins Exclusive Networks to Lead Global Vendor Strategy and Relationships -Thursday 4 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Exclusive Networks, the global trusted digital infrastructure specialist, today announced its appointment of international channel veteran Denis Ferrand-Ajchenbaum to lead its global vendor strategy. A highly knowledgeable channel leader, Denis brings a proven scorecard of...

Socially Responsible Investment at the Heart of CIP Saint Lucia Covid-19 Relief Bond innovation -Thursday 4 March 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In the light of the global socio-economic challenges created by the COVID-19 crisis, countries around the world are being pushed to innovate in an effort to move their economies forward. CIP Saint Lucia is no exception, with awareness of the pragmatic need for modernization...

Telefónica Germany/O2 Selects MATRIXX Software for Next-Generation Monetization -Wednesday 3 March 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MATRIXX Software, the global leader in 5G monetization solutions, announced they have been selected by Telefónica Germany/O2 as their monetization partner in the setup of its new, lean IT architecture. Telefónica Germany/O2 will deploy the MATRIXX Digital Commerce Platform,...