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GLIDE Launches Inaugural Awards for Disease Elimination ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates & LONDON -Wednesday 14 April 2021  

- New Abu Dhabi-based global health Institute launches its first disease elimination awards - 5 awards of up to USD200,000 each (BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Global Institute for Disease Elimination (GLIDE), a new Abu Dhabi-based global health Institute focused on eliminating infectious diseases...

Boehringer Ingelheim and Zealand Pharma Advance to Phase 2 Clinical Testing in NASH and Obesity -Tuesday 13 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boehringer Ingelheim and Zealand Pharma A/S (“Zealand”) (NASDAQ: ZEAL) announced the initiation of two Phase 2 trials of the GLP-1/glucagon dual agonist BI 456906 for adults who are overweight or obese and for adults with non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). The compound...

AttackIQ Appoints New General Manager and Vice President of EMEA and APJ Regions -Tuesday 13 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AttackIQ®, the leading independent vendor of Breach and Attack Simulation (BAS) systems, today announced that Ross Brewer has been promoted to General Manager and Vice President of Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) and Asia Pacific Japan (APJ) regions. In his new role,...

The Estée Lauder Companies Announces Retirement of Alexandra Trower, Executive Vice President, Global... -Tuesday 13 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, The Estée Lauder Companies (NYSE:EL) (ELC) announced that after 13 years with the company, Alexandra (Alex) Trower, Executive Vice President, Global Communications, will retire effective July 1, 2021. The successor to Alex’s role will be announced at a later date....

Agthia Embarks on Transformational Journey with its Strategy to Become an F&B Leader by 2025 -Tuesday 13 April 2021  

Agthia Group PJSC revealed its long-term strategy to become an F&B leader in the Middle East, North Africa and Pakistan (MENAP) region and beyond by 2025. The strategy is built on three strategic pillars (growth, efficiency and capability) and is designed to extend the Group’s market...

The Health Bank (THB) launches Diabetes Management Program on World Health Day -Tuesday 13 April 2021  

Following a successful pilot programme earlier this year, The health bank (THB) has announced the launch of Diabetes Connected Care programme. The programme, available to all individuals in the UAE living with a Type 2 Diabetes diagnosis, supports the day-to-day management of diabetes, and...

NATO Relies on Thales for a Real-Time View of the Operational Situation in Joint theaters -Tuesday 13 April 2021  

Thales has been awarded by NATO the delivery of Increment 2 for the NATO Common Operational Picture (NCOP) programme, which will provide joint forces under NATO command with enhanced situational awareness and decision support in the theatre. Thales was selected for Increment 1 in 2012 and...

Mavenir Launches 5G Hyperconverged Edge AI Solution for Enterprise & Telco Market Based on NVIDIA Platforms -Tuesday 13 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mavenir, the industry’s only end-to-end cloud-native Network Software Provider and a leader in accelerating software network transformation for communications service providers (CSPs), announced today the launch of an AI-on-5G Hyper Converged Edge solution working in close...

Avaya’s “Life and Work Beyond 2020” Survey Reveals Organizations Play Key Role in Individuals’... -Tuesday 13 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Avaya (NYSE: AVYA), a global leader in solutions to enhance and simplify communications and collaboration, today released the results of a new survey, “Life and Work Beyond 2020: The Change Makers,” examining how attitudes and feelings toward home and work life have changed...

Bentley Systems Brings Infrastructure Digital Twins to NVIDIA Omniverse -Tuesday 13 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GTC21 – Bentley Systems, Incorporated (Nasdaq: BSY), the infrastructure engineering software company, today announced that it is developing applications using the NVIDIA Omniverse platform for photorealistic, real-time visualization and simulation of digital twins of...

Merck Advances ATR Inhibitor Berzosertib in Small Cell Lung Cancer With New Published Data and Initiation of Phase II... -Tuesday 13 April 2021  

US National Cancer Institute led Phase II clinical study met its primary objective with 36% confirmed ORR, and showed durable responses1 A new company-sponsored, global clinical trial will further assess berzosertib in small cell lung cancer Merck is leading more than ten clinical...

IDEMIA Launches Health Travel Pass, Which Seeks to Help Governments Boost Border-Crossing Traveler Traffic -Tuesday 13 April 2021  

IDEMIA launches Health Travel Pass, a secure solution so that health certificates can be distributed to various international parties involved, while preserving travelers’ health data security and privacy. This solution is based on ICAO1 standards for travel-related public health evidence...

“Captain Tsubasa: Dream Team” Celebrates Release in Iraq with Mobile Carrier Zain Iraq and Special Campaign ... -Monday 12 April 2021  

KLab Inc., a leader in online mobile games, announced that its head-to-head football simulation game Captain Tsubasa: Dream Team will have a special collaboration with the MENA area mobile carrier Zain Iraq to celebrate the release of the game in Iraq. The special Iraq Release Campaign began on...

Dabur International signs Heba Magdi as the new brand ambassador for Dabur Amla Hair Oil -Monday 12 April 2021  

Infusing a youthful and contemporary appeal to its well-known haircare brand, Dabur International recently announced Heba Magdi as the new face of Dabur Amla Hair Oil. Dabur Amla Hair Oil extracts the unique qualities of Indian Gooseberry (Amla) in the most sophisticated manner to retain its...

Pacific Prime Dubai Receives Allianz's "Top Individual Sales" Award In 2020 -Monday 12 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As a leading insurance brokerage in the region, Pacific Prime Dubai is extremely pleased to announce that they have received the award of “Top Individual Sales” in 2020 from their longstanding insurance partner, Allianz Care. Pacific Prime Dubai is dedicated to providing...

EIG Signs $12.4 Billion Infrastructure Deal with Aramco -Saturday 10 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- EIG, a leading institutional investor to the global energy sector and one of the world’s leading infrastructure investors, today announced that it has entered into a lease and lease-back agreement with Saudi Arabian Oil Co. ("Aramco"), under which a consortium of investors...

Zynga Launches Modern Match-3 Mobile Game Puzzle Combat -Friday 9 April 2021      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, today announced the worldwide launch of Puzzle Combat, a new mobile match-3 action role-playing game (RPG) where players recruit heroes, build bases and compete in player-vs-player (PvP) battles in a...

uAvionix ping200X is the World’s First FAA TSO Certified Drone Transponder -Friday 9 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, uAvionix, the leader in communications, navigation, and surveillance (CNS) solutions for Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS), announced ping200X, its flagship Mode S ADS-B OUT Transponder for UAS, has received Technical Standard Order (TSO) certification from the FAA....

Trax Secures $640 Million Funding Round Led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2 and BlackRock to Transform Retail Through Digital... -Friday 9 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Trax, a leading computer vision company transforming brick-and-mortar retail, has secured $640 million in a Series E financing round led by SoftBank Vision Fund 21 and technology-focused funds managed by existing investor BlackRock, Inc. This round of primary and secondary...

Ekata Launches Merchant Onboarding Solution to Enable Faster, Smarter Assessments of Merchant Risk -Thursday 8 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Ekata, the leader in global digital identity data, today announced its Merchant Onboarding solution to help payment service providers (PSPs), B2B lenders and marketplaces onboard the growing number of micro-merchants and sole proprietors across the globe faster and with more...