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VertiGIS Acquires Facility Management Software Partner KMS MUNICH -Friday 16 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- VertiGIS, a leading geographic information systems (GIS) solution provider and software developer, announced today the completed acquisition of longstanding development partner KMS Computer GmbH. KMS is an established and trusted computer-aided facility management (CAFM)...

IDEMIA and INTERPOL Further Their Partnership to Supply Brand New Multi-Biometric System -Friday 16 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Following the renewal of an existing contract, IDEMIA will deliver INTERPOL’s new identification system that will usher in enhanced capabilities such as higher matching accuracy and more user-friendly interfaces. Designed and scaled so that police officers in member states...

Evobrutinib is the First and Only BTK Inhibitor to Demonstrate Reduction of a Key Biomarker of Neuronal Damage and... -Friday 16 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Merck, a leading science and technology company, will present data from a Phase II placebo-controlled randomized trial at the 2021 American Academy of Neurology (AAN) Annual Meeting showing that the investigational Bruton’s tyrosine kinase (BTK) inhibitor evobrutinib...

New Hires to Boost RegTech Provider Napier’s Global Growth Activity -Friday 16 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Fast growing RegTech company, Napier, which provides next-generation anti-money laundering (AML) solutions, has bolstered its senior management team with the appointments of new Global Human Resources Director, Lila Boyce, and EMEA Head of Sales, Roy Williamson. Napier,...

RubrYc Therapeutics Announces a Research Collaboration and License Option Agreement With Zai Labs -Friday 16 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- RubrYc Therapeutics, Inc., a pre-clinical biotherapeutics company developing epitope selective therapies, today announced that it has entered into a research collaboration and license option agreement with Zai Labs, Inc. for the use of RubrYc’s Meso-scale Engineered...

CGTN: A City on the Rebound: How Hong Kong Can Move Forward -Friday 16 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The past two years have been tough on the world, not just due to the pandemic but also the geopolitical volatility that has roiled many countries and regions. In East Asia, the financial hub of Hong Kong has experienced its fair share of difficulties, but as life slowly...

Acer, AMD, Arm, Intel, Micron, NXP, Qualcomm and Supermicro Confirm Participation in COMPUTEX 2021 Hybrid -Thursday 15 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) announced today that top global ICT companies Acer, AMD, Arm, Intel, Micron, NXP, Qualcomm and Supermicro will participate in the Online-Merge-Offline (OMO) exhibition “COMPUTEX 2021 Hybrid” from May 31 to June 30....

Maxon Announces Redshift for macOS Including Native Support for M1-Powered Macs -Thursday 15 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Maxon announced the immediate availability of Redshift for macOS including support for M1-powered Macs as well as Apple’s Metal Graphics API. Redshift, the award-winning, production-ready renderer, offers a rich feature set including ray switches, flexible shading...

Maxon Announces Cinema 4D S24 -Thursday 15 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Maxon, the developers of professional software solutions for motion designers and visual effects artists, today announced Cinema 4D Subscription Release 24 (S24). The latest subscription-only release of Maxon’s 3D application allows users to easily browse and obtain...

Mavenir and Xilinx Collaborate to Bring to Market Open RAN Massive MIMO Portfolio -Thursday 15 April 2021  

Mavenir and Xilinx form collaboration to accelerate the Open RAN ecosystem with leading Open RAN massive MIMO portfolio Successfully integrated Massive MIMO end-to-end using Open RAN principles The first Massive MIMO 64TRX product expected in late 2021 (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mavenir, the...

Bentley Systems Announces Acquisition of Mobility Simulation Leader INRO -Thursday 15 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bentley Systems, Incorporated (Nasdaq: BSY), the infrastructure engineering software company, today announced the acquisition of INRO Software, a global leader in multimodal transportation planning, traffic simulation, and mobility visualization software. The acquisition...

“Captain Tsubasa: Dream Team” Ramadan Campaign Kicks Off and Ramadan Special Livestream Announced! -Thursday 15 April 2021  

KLab Inc., a leader in online mobile games, announced that its head-to-head football simulation game Captain Tsubasa: Dream Team will celebrate Ramadan with special in-game campaigns starting Friday, April 9. Furthermore, a special Ramadan live broadcast will be held on the official YouTube...

ExaGrid Reports Record Bookings and Revenue in Q1 - 2021 -Thursday 15 April 2021      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that it had an all-time record bookings and revenue in the quarter ending March 31, 2021. As compared to Q1-2020, bookings grew over 40% and revenue grew at 24%. In addition, ExaGrid was cash...

Abu Dhabi based LuLu Financial Holdings appoints former ADGM FSRA CEO Richard Teng to its Board of Directors -Wednesday 14 April 2021  

UAE-based LuLu Financial Holdings – a holding company with investments in financial services and products spanning the GCC, Indian sub-continent, and APAC regions, has announced the appointment of Richard Teng, former CEO of Financial Services Regulatory Authority at Abu Dhabi Global Market...

Renowned French Sommeliers Appointed as Ambassadors for “Awasake,” a Sparkling Japanese Sake Exported to... -Wednesday 14 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Japan Awasake Association (Representative Director: Noriyoshi Nagai, President of Nagai Sake Inc.), an association established by brewers of sparkling Japanese sake “Awasake,” which is produced by combining traditional sake production methods with advanced technologies...

FLIR Wins DARPA Contract Worth Up to $20.5M to Develop Revolutionary New Protective Fabrics for Chem-Bio Defense -Wednesday 14 April 2021      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) announced it has won a contract with the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to rapidly develop novel fabrics with embedded catalysts and chemistries that can fight and reduce chemical and biological threats upon contact. The...

6 unique Mocktails debut at Euro Super Juices event in Dubai -Wednesday 14 April 2021  

European Organic Juices have been actively increasing its presence in the Middle East organic juice space. The latest promotional activity was a tasting event with renowned bartender Jeet Verma and importers, distributors, journalists and food bloggers. The Product Presentation Event took place...

Ameriprise Financial to Acquire BMO’s EMEA Asset Management Business -Wednesday 14 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ameriprise Financial, Inc. (NYSE: AMP) today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement with BMO Financial Group (BMO) to acquire its EMEA asset management business for £615 million, or approximately $845 million. The all-cash transaction adds $124 billion of AUM in...

GLEIF Welcomes Pioneering Advances by China Financial Certification Authority (CFCA) Which Pave the Way for Increased... -Wednesday 14 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Global Legal Entity Identifier Foundation (GLEIF) has welcomed the first commercial demonstration of Legal Entity Identifiers (LEIs) embedded within digital certificates by the China Financial Certification Authority (CFCA). Simultaneously, GLEIF confirms that CFCA, which...

Africa’s Best Corporate-Startup Collaboration Accelerator, Startupbootcamp AfriTech, Now Open for Applications... -Wednesday 14 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Technology sectors such as FinTech, InsureTech, AgriTech, eCommerce, HealthTech, and CleanTech are not only solving some of Africa’s most pressing problems, but also contributing significantly to the continent’s economy. In fact, the so-called Internet economy is set to...