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Merck Announces New Data Strengthening Evidence for Continued Safe and Effective MAVENCLAD® Use... DARMSTADT, Germany -Friday 23 April 2021  

New analysis indicates a specific immune repopulation pattern in people treated with MAVENCLAD, which may contribute to their ability to fight infections and develop protective antibodies from vaccines Independent study from Israel showed MAVENCLAD-treated patients receiving COVID-19...

LEO Pharma Receives Positive CHMP Opinion of Adtralza® (tralokinumab) for the Treatment of Adults... -Friday 23 April 2021  

 If authorized, Adtralza® (tralokinumab) will be the first approved biologic that specifically targets the IL-13 cytokine, a key driver of atopic dermatitis signs and symptoms1,2 The CHMP opinion is primarily supported by data from ECZTRA 1, 2, and 3 trials included in the Marketing...

OMNI CT Brings First-of-Its-Kind Waste to Hydrogen Product to Market in the Fight Against Climate Change -Friday 23 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, OMNI Conversion Technologies Inc. (OMNI CT) announced the first sale of its unprecedented waste to hydrogen product. The Larsen and Lam Climate Initiative, a foundation backed by philanthropists Chris Larsen and Lyna Lam, has committed $35 million to bring this...

Rajeev Bhalla Named Director of Board at Next Level Aviation -Friday 23 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Seasoned senior finance executive Rajeev Bhalla has been named a Director of the Board at Next Level Aviation, a leader in the aerospace used serviceable materials (USM) market. He brings wide-ranging financial, operational, and strategic expertise to the company as it plans...

Milliken & Company Publishes Third Annual Corporate Sustainability Report -Friday 23 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Global manufacturer Milliken & Company today released its third annual corporate sustainability report, entitled Together for Tomorrow. This report, which analyzes Milliken’s performance through the lens of its holistic sustainability efforts, highlights its progress towards...

Endeavour Vision closes Endeavour Medtech Growth II LP at USD 375m to invest in transformative healthcare technologies ... -Friday 23 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Endeavour Vision today announces the closing of Endeavour Medtech Growth II (EMG II) LP at USD 375 million in capital commitments. The fund will pursue the same strategy as its predecessor: to support growth-stage medtech and digital health innovations that advance the...

Utopia AI Determines Amounts of Hate Speech on Different Social Platforms -Friday 23 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Online hate speech shows up most often on discussion forums, according to a Utopia Analytics study for the Ministry of Justice in Finland. The report found that discussion forums are home to 97% of identified hate speech messages. The next largest platform types are Twitter...

10 African Nations to Benefit from Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Ruler of Dubai, 100 Million Meals Ramadan Campaign -Thursday 22 April 2021      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Low-income families and individuals in 10 African countries including Uganda, Ghana, Angola, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Egypt, Somalia, Kenya, Mauritania, and Tanzania, will receive food parcels throughout the holy month of Ramadan, as part of the ‘100 Million Meals’ campaign...

The Climate Pledge Announces More Than 100 Signatories Committed to Achieving Net-Zero Carbon by 2040 or Sooner -Thursday 22 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Amazon and Global Optimism announced that more than 100 companies have now signed The Climate Pledge. Among the 52 new signatories joining The Climate Pledge today are well-known brands including Alaska Airlines, Colgate-Palmolive, HEINEKEN, PepsiCo, Telefónica, and...

Unifrax Introduces FlexCat™, a New Custom High-Performance Specialty Catalyst Material -Thursday 22 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Unifrax, the leading manufacturer of high-performance specialty materials, today introduced FlexCat™ by Unifrax, a new high-surface area flexible media designed to provide enhanced catalyst effectiveness with increased yield using fewer raw materials. For use in fuel cells,...

Marketing Automation Platform WebEngage Featured in the Financial Times Asia-Pacific High-Growth Companies 2021 List -Thursday 22 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- WebEngage, a full-stack Marketing Automation company, has been recognized by Financial Times as one of Asia-Pacific’s top 500 high-growth companies, debuting in the list at rank 206 to emerge as a rapidly-growing company. The report compiled in partnership with Nikkei...

Velodyne Lidar Signs Multi-Year Sales Agreement with Gatik -Thursday 22 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (Nasdaq: VLDR, VLDRW) today announced a multi-year sales agreement with Gatik, the industry leader in automating on-road transportation networks for B2B middle mile logistics. Gatik uses Velodyne’s lidar sensors as a key part of a fully redundant sensor...

SHINE, Phoenix merger focused on advancing fusion technology -Thursday 22 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SHINE Medical Technologies LLC and Phoenix LLC today announced that the companies have completed a merger under which Phoenix has become a wholly owned subsidiary of SHINE. SHINE is a next-generation nuclear technology company focused on unlocking the power of fusion...

Take ‘VOW’ to Protect All Humanity: ‘Vaccinate Our World!’ -Wednesday 21 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- With the vast majority of countries tragically behind in securing enough—or for some, even any—COVID-19 vaccines for their citizens, it is painfully clear that the world needs an urgent and innovative call to action to have a real chance at defeating the global pandemic....

Global Leaders of Nationwide Public Warning Systems Join Everbridge COVID-19: Road to Recovery (R2R) Executive Summit to... -Wednesday 21 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Everbridge, Inc. (NASDAQ: EVBG), the global leader in critical event management (CEM), today announced the addition of senior global public warning experts to speak at its Spring 2021 COVID-19: Road to Recovery (R2R). The virtual leadership summit, taking place May 26-27, will...

Sale of 60.5% of ENGIE EPS by ENGIE to TCC: ENGIE EPS to Become NHOA -Wednesday 21 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulatory News: ENGIE has announced the signing of a Sale Purchase Agreement with Taiwanese company TCC for its 60.5% stake in the share capital of ENGIE EPS (Paris:EPS). TCC, with an over $10 billion market capitalization, is one of the pre-eminent industrial groups in...

Technology Innovation Institute’s Secure Systems Research Centre Partners with World-leading Universities across... -Wednesday 21 April 2021  

Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the applied research pillar of Abu Dhabi’s Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), today announced that its Secure Systems Research Centre (SSRC) has partnered with Khalifa University, Georgia Institute of Technology, Tampere University and...

SES Joins United Nations Global Compact Initiative, Accelerates Purpose-led ESG Programme in 2021 -Wednesday 21 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES today announced it has joined the United Nations Global Compact, the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative, underscoring the company's purpose-led Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) programme. By committing to the UN Global Compact framework, SES...

KEEP THE KITCHEN BEAUTIFUL AND FOOD FRESH -Wednesday 21 April 2021  

As families purchase food to bring into the home for cooking and dining, it’s important that food is stored properly to maintain freshness. With the excitement of the Holy Month and families wishing to extend their generosity to loved ones through lovingly prepared dishes, maintaining the...

ENRICH YOUR RAMADAN WITH RIYADH MARRIOTT HOTEL -Wednesday 21 April 2021  

This year, Riyadh Marriott Hotel will give you extra-ordinary stay in the city hub of Saudi Arabia that will enrich your Ramadan iftar & suhour. Holy month of Ramadan with a special stay at Riyadh Marriott Hotel offers true heartwarming experience. In addition to highly recommended services,...