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Xago, Innovative Crypto Fintech Based in South Africa, Announces XUS Supporting the US Dollar CAPE TOWN, South Africa -Wednesday 18 May 2022  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Xago Technologies (Pty) Ltd. in CAPE TOWN, South Africa, announces the launch of Xago XUS which supports the US dollar, empowering clients to deposit and payout funds, with US dollars and USDC via the Xago platform. Founded in 2016, Xago enables business and individual...

Crayon: New Study Identifies What Keeps IT Decision-makers Up at Night -Wednesday 18 May 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- A global study released today shows 54 percent of IT decision-makers identify their biggest challenge as IT cost optimization. IT cost optimization, which is the practice of controlling and reducing costs while maximizing business value within an IT estate, can be difficult...

Percona Announces General Availability of Percona Platform -Wednesday 18 May 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Percona, a leader in open source database software and services, today announced the general availability of Percona Platform, which brings the company’s expertise with databases including MySQL®, PostgreSQL® and MongoDB® together alongside services, management and...

Iraq Stock Exchange’s trading volume increased 58% in April -Wednesday 18 May 2022  

Iraq Stock Exchange’s (ISX) trading volume in April surged by 58% compared to the previous month to US$66.7 million. The banking sector had the highest share in trading volume with 78.0%, followed by the telecom sector with an 8.4% share. The industry sector had a 5.2% share, the agriculture...

Starr Insurance Companies Expands in Thailand -Wednesday 18 May 2022  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Starr Insurance Companies (Starr) announced an agreement with FPG Insurance Holdings Limited (HK) (FPG) and local Thai shareholders to purchase FPG Insurance Public Company Limited (FPG Thailand), a Thai non-life insurance company, together with local Thai...

New Milestone Clinical Study Shows Postbiotic Urolithin A (Mitopure™) Improves Muscle Strength and Exercise... -Wednesday 18 May 2022  

New research by scientists in Switzerland shows supplementation with Urolithin A had exercise-like effects on muscle strength after 4-months (+12%), published in Cell Reports Medicine This is the first clinical trial with Urolithin A in a middle-aged population and is also the first time...

RMS Launches New Cloud-Based Application UnderwriteIQ -Wednesday 18 May 2022  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- RMS®, a Moody’s Analytics company and world-leading risk modeling and solutions company, announces it will be launching a new application, UnderwriteIQ™, hosted on the cloud-based RMS Intelligent Risk Platform™. UnderwriteIQ enables underwriters to have greater control...

Smokers and the Business Environment in Jordan Will Benefit Significantly From Government Reforms on E-Cigarette... -Wednesday 18 May 2022  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- RELX International, a responsible multinational electronic cigarettes company, is continuing its support for the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to adopt a more favourable fiscal policy when it comes to the country’s e-cigarette polices and taxes. Should policies and taxes on...

Apparel Retailer The ZigZag Stripe Chooses OPEX® Infinity™ ASRS Solution to Meet Demands for Efficiency,... -Wednesday 18 May 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- To increase efficiency and meet increasing order fulfillment needs, online women’s apparel boutique The ZigZag Stripe has selected the Infinity™ Automated Store and Retrieval System (ASRS), a new warehouse automation solution developed by OPEX® Corporation, a global...

ReadSpeaker VoiceLab Powers Sonos Voice Control Custom Voice -Tuesday 17 May 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ReadSpeaker, the most trusted, independent digital voice partner for global businesses, today announced that Sonos, the world’s leading sound experience company, has selected the ReadSpeaker VoiceLab to create a custom voice for Sonos Voice Control, the brand’s voice...

Regulatory Framework for E-cigarettes Essential in Moroccan and Algerian Markets as Prevalence of Smoking Expected to... -Tuesday 17 May 2022  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- RELX International, a responsible multinational electronic cigarettes company, is urging decision-makers in Morocco and Algeria to roll out comprehensive regulatory frameworks for e-cigarettes, ahead of an expected surge in smoking habits. Longstanding research has shown that...

Spot by NetApp Delivers Cloud Desktop-as-a-Service Solution for Service Providers, Enterprises and Today’s... -Tuesday 17 May 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- NetApp® (NASDAQ: NTAP), a global, cloud-led, data-centric software company, today announced the general availability of Spot PC, the managed cloud Desktop-as-a-Service (DaaS) solution — with security, automation, observability and optimization designed for the public...

Philip Morris International Releases 2021 Integrated Report, Introducing New Sustainability Strategy and Sustainability... -Tuesday 17 May 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) released its third annual Integrated Report, which includes an updated Statement of Purpose, a new environmental, social, and governance (ESG) framework, as well as detailed information about PMI’s strategic vision,...

InterSAT and SES Renew Partnership to Accelerate Digital Inclusion Across Africa -Tuesday 17 May 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Customers of leading African internet provider InterSAT can continue to rely on SES’s well-positioned satellite to connect their farms, remote offices, schools and hospitals with affordable internet access across Africa due to the latest capacity renewal agreement signed by...

Bridging Technology and Education: UNESCO and Huawei Deliver Campus UNESCO for Young People in 20 Countries -Tuesday 17 May 2022  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- To date, UNESCO and Huawei organized ten Campus UNESCO sessions, focusing on technology and education, reaching students from 39 schools in 20 countries. Campus UNESCO is an ongoing program that gives young people aged 14 to 18 the opportunity to share views with experts...

TYLin and GPO Group Strategically Align -Tuesday 17 May 2022  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GPO Group and Sam Schwartz, one of its operating companies, as part of a global effort to enhance connections and collaboration among companies in the Dar Group’s Global Infrastructure (GI) Pillar, are formally aligning with TYLin, the leading brand in the GI...

Xlear Teams Up With Dr. Ferrer BioPharma to Bring a Better User Experience to Nasal Hygiene -Tuesday 17 May 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today Xlear announced a new partnership with Dr. Ferrer BioPharma (DFBP), which will make Xlear nasal spray the first nasal hygiene tool to deploy the GentleMist nozzle—the next generation nasal spray technology that research shows achieves better compound dispersion and...

NielsenIQ Launches Retail Media Solution to Monetize Assets and Measure ROI for Retailers -Tuesday 17 May 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, NielsenIQ, a global information services company, announced the launch of NielsenIQ Activate; a software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution that enables retailers to accelerate revenue opportunities through retail media and comprehensive customer insights that activate...

U.S. Government Awards TROJAN Contract to SES Government Solutions -Monday 16 May 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SES Government Solutions (SES GS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of SES, has been awarded a U.S. government TROJAN follow-on contract to support U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM) for up to a five-year period. Using SES’s global network of satellite services,...

Boehringer Ingelheim’s latest investigational treatment slowed lung function decline in people living with... -Monday 16 May 2022  

Promising 12-week Phase II trial data with BI 1015550, a novel investigational phosphodiesterase 4B (PDE4B) inhibitor, published in The New England Journal of Medicine Potential new treatment for progressive pulmonary fibrosis (PPF) builds on Boehringer Ingelheim’s leadership in...