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DRIVEN PROPERTIES BREAKS ITS OWN RECORD WITH THE AED 70 MILLION PLOT TRANSACTION Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday 7 November 2021  

Dubai Land Department witnessed another record-breaking transaction in Jumeirah Bay Island. The most exclusive piece of land reached the price of AED 70 million, the highest achieved for a single plot. The recent sale was completed by Lina A. from Driven Properties, Dubai's leading luxury real...

For His Contribution to the Growth of the Banking Industry: Global Finance Honors Adel Al-Majed by Giving Him the... -Sunday 7 November 2021  

Global Finance has given Mr. Adel Abdul Wahab Al-Majed, Boubyan Bank’s Vice-Chairman & GCEO, the “Outstanding Contribution to Islamic Finance” award in recognition of his efforts in this vital sector over the past years, especially since taking up the leadership of Boubyan in...

Dur Hospitality launches "Nur by Makarem", a 3-star Hotel Brand announced at WTM 2021 -Sunday 7 November 2021  

Seeking to redefine affordable hospitality in Saudi through home-grown brands, Dur Hospitality unveiled "Nur by Makarem”, its new 3-star hotels brand during its participation at the World Travel Market London as part of the Saudi Tourism Authority's pavilion. "Nur by Makarem" will convert,...

DPaschoal Group Switches to Rimini Street Support for SAP as Part of Strategy to Improve its Digital Customer... -Saturday 6 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced that DPaschoal Group, a leading automotive service...

Rhizen Pharmaceuticals AG Announces First Patient Dosing in a Phase I/Ib Study of Its Novel PARP Inhibitor (RP12146) in... -Saturday 6 November 2021

Rhizen Pharma commences dosing in a phase I/Ib trial to evaluate its novel PARP inhibitor (RP12146) in patients with advanced cancers. Rhizen indicated that RP12146 has comparable preclinical activity vis-à-vis approved PARP inhibitors and shows improved preclinical safety that it expects...

V.E, Part of Moody’s ESG Solutions, Provides Second Party Opinion on Ford’s Sustainable Financing Framework ... -Saturday 6 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- V.E, part of Moody’s ESG Solutions, published today a Second Party Opinion (SPO) on Ford’s Sustainable Financing Framework. The framework will govern Ford Motor Company and Ford Credit’s future bond issuances to finance environmental and social projects. “Bonds...

Empagliflozin shows consistent cardio-renal benefits in adults with heart failure with left ventricular ejection... -Saturday 6 November 2021  

- In a new sub-analysis of the landmark EMPEROR-Preserved® Phase III trial, empagliflozin reduced the combined relative risk of cardiovascular death and hospitalization for heart failure and slowed kidney function decline1 - Empagliflozin consistently improved outcomes across the full...

Zynga Launches New FarmVille 3 Game Worldwide -Saturday 6 November 2021      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, announced the worldwide launch of FarmVille 3, the exciting new edition of its iconic FarmVille franchise. The agriculture-simulation social game is now officially available to download on iOS...

Mary Kay Inc. Encourages Young Entrepreneurs to Solve for Gender Equality in the Workplace Through the Network for... -Saturday 6 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mary Kay Inc., a leading corporate advocate of women’s empowerment and entrepreneurship, announced today its second World Series of Innovation (WSI) Challenge in partnership with Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE). In its second year partnering with NFTE, Mary Kay...

No Time for Waste: PUMA pilots testing for biodegradable RE:SUEDE version of its most iconic sneaker -Saturday 6 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sports company PUMA has developed an experimental version of its most iconic sneaker, the SUEDE, to test for a product to make it biodegradable. By doing so, PUMA aims to meet the growing demand for sustainable products for a better future. The RE:SUEDE, which uses the latest...

Rimini Street Promotes and Appoints Successful North American Leaders to Expanded Leadership Roles -Saturday 6 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced the promotion of two successful North American senior...

The Elevate Prize Foundation Announces its Second Annual Elevate Prize, Awarding Ten Social Entrepreneurs with $5... -Friday 5 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Elevate Prize Foundation, in collaboration with MIT Solve, announced today the winners of the second annual Elevate Prize, which distributes $5 million across 10 diverse social entrepreneurs working to solve pressing issues around the world. This year’s winners, selected...

Visa’s Cybersource and IATA Help Airlines Take Off With New Efficiencies Through IATA Financial Gateway -Friday 5 November 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As the airline industry works to bring customers back on board, it is simultaneously challenged with protecting passengers, brand and revenue. To expedite takeoff, today Visa’s (NYSE: V) global payment and fraud management platform, Cybersource, announced it has joined...

ABS, HHI and KSOE Collaborate on Green Hydrogen Production and Carbon Capture and Storage -Friday 5 November 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At COP26, ABS, Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) and Korea Shipbuilding and Offshore Engineering (KSOE) have announced two landmark joint development projects (JDPs) to develop decarbonization technologies to support global sustainability ambitions. The JDPs address green...

NTT Ltd. Defines Strategic Framework to Drive Sustainability and Commits to Net Zero Emissions by 2040 -Friday 5 November 2021

Connected Planet: Use technology solutions that help protect, restore, and regenerate the natural world, conserving precious natural resources for future generations. Connected Economy: Use trusted technology to help organizations thrive and make their contributions to a sustainable and...

Nathan's Famous Expands to Saudi Arabia -Friday 5 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nathan's Famous, Inc., the American tradition serving New York favorites for more than 100 years, announces a new expansion plan into Saudi Arabia. Nathan's Famous will serve their world-famous hot dogs and fries in seven kiosks across Saudi Arabia, with plans to open three...

Lenovo Group: Second Quarter Results 2021/22 -Friday 5 November 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lenovo Group (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) today announced record quarterly results for the Group, with historic highs for both profit and revenue. The company’s operational excellence, innovation, and strong execution underpin the improvements across all key business groups,...

Black Box and Nokia Team Up to Create OnGo Private Wireless/CBRS Network for Industry 4.0 -Friday 5 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Black Box, a leading global solutions integrator, announced today that it has joined with industry wireless communications innovator Nokia to provide the most complete, next-generation OnGo® private wireless/CBRS network for Industry 4.0. The partnership allows Black Box to...

Bacardi Cuts Plastic in Its Gift Packs By 50% -Friday 5 November 2021      

Innovative new designs are good for the planet and great for the holiday season Gift pack portfolio now includes 100% plastic-free designs for BACARDÍ®, GREY GOOSE®, BOMBAY SAPPHIRE®, MARTINI® & DEWAR’S® All gift packs in family-owned company’s range are on track to being 100%...

Rimini Street Appoints Seasoned Industry Experts to Key Global Leadership Roles -Friday 5 November 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced the appointment of Kevin Mease as its first chief...