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New Moody's ESG Solutions Tool Helps Meet EU Taxonomy Requirements LONDON -Saturday 23 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s ESG Solutions today launched EU Taxonomy Alignment Screening, a new data solution to help market participants meet the disclosure requirements of the European Union’s (EU) Taxonomy regulation. Moody’s built its tool from the ground up, an approach that sets the...

STARS OF SCIENCE CROWNS SEASON 13 WINNER -Saturday 23 October 2021  

Riadh Abdelhedi has emerged as the top Arab innovator on Season 13 of Stars of Science, a Qatar Foundation (QF) initiative, winning the votes of the jury and public with his innovation, the Hybrid Power Bank, while overcoming a variety of challenges caused by COVID-19. The Tunisian innovator...

China is Flying High Again: Cirium Survey Shows Remarkable Consumer Confidence for a Travel Restart -Friday 22 October 2021  

66% of the respondents reported taking a domestic flight during the pandemic 96% of Chinese citizens are ready to take to the skies—with 73% set to travel for leisure Southeast Asia is the top region of choice for international travel, followed by Europe, Australia/New Zealand and East...

PROMPERÚ: Peru wins 4 awards at the Oscars of Tourism, the World Travel Awards South America 2021 -Friday 22 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Ministry of Foreign Trade and Tourism (MINCETUR) and the Commission for the Promotion of Peru for Exports and Tourism (PROMPERÚ) proudly announced that our country has won four World Travel Awards (WTA) - South America. South America's Leading Culinary Destination...

JS Bank & Home Matters, Collaborate to Provide Housing Finance to UAE Based Pakistanis -Friday 22 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Home Matters will provide an end-to-end mortgage brokerage service exclusively for JS Bank. The agreement was signed by Fahad Siddiqui, Head of Secured Lending - JS Bank and Sawan Karia, Managing Director - Home Matters Mortgage Consultants. Also present on location was Daniel...

Peru Declares Pavilion Open in Ceremony At Expo 2020 Dubai, Receives More Than 60 Thousand Visitors -Friday 22 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Dubai World Expo had a stimulating musical atmosphere in which thousands of attendees were captivated by the variety of expressions and colorful costumes that characterize Peruvian folk dances, all within the framework of the opening of the Peru Pavilion in the most...

ABB: Q3 2021 Results -Thursday 21 October 2021

Strong demand, supply chain constraints impacting revenues Orders $7.9 billion, +29%; comparable1 +26% Revenues $7.0 billion, +7%; comparable +4% Income from operations $852 million; margin 12.1% Operational EBITA1 $1,062 million; margin1 15.1% Basic EPS $0.33; -85%2 Cash flow...

Hy Stor Energy Developing First-Ever U.S. Zero-Carbon Green Hydrogen Storage Hub -Wednesday 20 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Hy Stor Energy LP (Hy Stor Energy) announced its mission to develop and advance the production, storage and delivery of green hydrogen at scale in the United States. Hy Stor Energy, together with its strategic partner Connor, Clark & Lunn Infrastructure (CC&L...

Leading South Korean Furniture Manufacturer Empowered to Focus on IT Modernization Goals After Switching to Rimini... -Wednesday 20 October 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 ENEX, a leading furniture manufacturer in South...

SAMENA ACCELERATOR Policy Roundtable during Huawei UBBF 2021 in Dubai -Wednesday 20 October 2021  

SAMENA (South Asia Middle East North Africa) Telecommunications Council has announced that its SAMENA Accelerator policy-level roundtable will be organized as a part of the Huawei UBB Forum (Ultrabroadband Forum) 2021, in Dubai from October 19-20 at Skyview, The Address, Downtown Dubai. The...

Dubai Sports Council (DSC) Signs an Exclusive Technology Partnership Agreement with Tecnotree -Wednesday 20 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tecnotree, a leading global provider of technology solutions for Digital Service Providers, announced at GITEX Global (the undisputed tech event for the last 40 years) that Dubai Sports Council (DSC) has selected Tecnotree as DSC’s exclusive technology and ecosystem partner....

ExaGrid Becomes Finalist for the 2021 SDC Awards -Wednesday 20 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that it has been nominated in four categories for the 12th annual Storage, Digitalisation and Cloud (SDC) Awards, which are focused on recognizing and rewarding success in the products and...

New Research Shows Global Confidence Among Expats, as Nearly Two Thirds Feel Optimistic About the Next 12 Months -Wednesday 20 October 2021  

Study of 20,000+ expats reveals their global confidence to live and work abroad has not diminished Majority (80%) of expats say they will continue living in their host country for the next year at least Positive outlook fuelled by hope to live ‘normally’ again (75%), and enjoy quality...

School of Life Sciences and Technology, Indonesia Wins XVI Fujio Cup Quiz in NCRM NICHE 2021; Rajalakshmi Engineering... -Wednesday 20 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alfred Patisenah and Daisy Ramadhani of School of Life Sciences and Technology, Indonesia, won the prestigious Fujio Cup Quiz (FCQ), an active knowledge gaining academic event of NCRM NICHE 2021, on stem cells and regenerative medicine, in a fiercely fought contest among teams...

Milliken & Company Acquires Encapsys, LLC -Wednesday 20 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Milliken & Company (“Milliken”), a global diversified manufacturer with more than a century and a half of materials science expertise, has formally acquired Encapsys, LLC (“Encapsys”), a world leader in microencapsulation, from the Cypress Performance Group LLC...

Breast Cancer Awareness Month ... -Wednesday 20 October 2021  

Every year, people around the world show their support for those affected by breast cancer. The month of October sees international campaigns shining a light on the devastating effects of the disease itself, as well as fund raising for research into its cause, prevention, diagnosis, treatment,...

Hytera PoC Reaches 10,000 Subscribers in Turkey -Wednesday 20 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hytera, a global leading provider of Professional Mobile Radio (PMR) solutions, is pleased to announce that the number of subscribers of its Push-to-Talk over Cellular (PoC) solutions in Turkey has reached 10,000 since its launch in Q2 2019. In recent years, inspired by the...

Issue 22 of the Driver Trett Digest has been published -Wednesday 20 October 2021  

Driver Trett are pleased to announce the launch of the Middle East focused, 22nd edition of the Digest. The Digest always aims to be topical and cover all industry sectors. In this issue, Daniel Morris from the Driver Trett Qatar office looks at the progress of the FIFA World Cup 2022...

Blockchain asset servicing platform Hoo Global debuts at Future Blockchain Summit 2021 in Dubai -Wednesday 20 October 2021  

This year’s Future Blockchain Summit officially kicked off on October 17 at the Dubai World Trade Center headlined by world-renowned tech heavyweights Amazon, Microsoft, IBM, Google with blockchain innovation company Hoo Global making its maiden appearance to showcase a technology feast for...

Dave Powell’s “Vintage of the Century” to Be Sold via NFT -Tuesday 19 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celebrated winemaker Dave Powell will be the first vintner ever to sell an entire vintage by NFT, when he puts his 2021 single-vineyard vintage wines under the hammer on OpenSea, under his new brand Neldner Road. Powell, founder of Torbreck and more recently Powell & Son,...