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Technologies Rule the List of Billionaires Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Thursday 29 April 2021  

Investors in technologies start to dominate the rankings of the world’s billionaires. A comparison of this year’s data with figures from five years ago (2016) shows a clear shift from traditional industries and diversified portfolios towards a bet on new technologies. While five years ago,...

Pearl Initiative’s hosts panel discussion which sheds light on the importance of governance for SMEs -Thursday 29 April 2021  

The Pearl Initiative (PI), a leading Gulf business-led non-profit organisation promoting a corporate culture of accountability and transparency, held a virtual panel to discuss the significance of establishing governance frameworks in the early stages of a business’ growth and why this is...

IDEMIA and Razer Fintech’s LED-enabled Razer Card wins Technology Excellence Award for FinTech Payment Cards -Thursday 29 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Razer Fintech and IDEMIA clinched the Singapore Business Review (SBR) Technology Excellence Award for ‘FinTech Payment Cards’ for its LED-enabled Razer Card, the first of its kind in Singapore. The physical prepaid card can be used to make payments at any VISA-accepting...

C.H. Robinson Recognized as a Challenger in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Real-Time Transportation Visibility... -Thursday 29 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global logistics company C.H. Robinson announced its recognition as a Challenger in the new Gartner Magic Quadrant for Real-Time Transportation Visibility Platforms* (RTTVP). Faced with multiple disruptions from the global pandemic, trade and tariff disputes, severe weather,...

Visa and Airbnb Partner To Get Hosts Paid Faster With Visa Direct -Thursday 29 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visa (NYSE:V), the world’s leader in digital payments, and Airbnb (NASDAQ: ABNB), a leading online marketplace for lodging and experiences, today announced Airbnb Hosts in select markets will be able to access their earnings more quickly. Through Airbnb’s use of Visa...

Vifor Pharma and Angion announce completion of enrollment in phase-II study of ANG-3777 for cardiac-surgery associated... -Thursday 29 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulatory News: This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210428005922/en/ Vifor Pharma and Angion Biomedica Corp. (NASDAQ: ANGN), today announced completion of enrollment for Angion’s AKI-002-15 study,...

NielsenIQ and J.D. Power Enter Strategic Alliance to Bring Unparalleled Automotive Research to Major Growth Markets -Thursday 29 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NielsenIQ, an industry leader in global measurement, and J.D. Power, a global leader in data analytics and consumer intelligence, today announced their intent to launch a multinational strategic alliance to bring benchmark automotive customer experience studies and deep auto...

Milken Institute and Motsepe Foundation Launch Technology Prize Program to Propel Innovation and Entrepreneurship in... -Wednesday 28 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Milken Institute and the Motsepe Foundation today launched the Milken-Motsepe Innovation Prize program, a multi-year initiative to focus global innovators and entrepreneurs on developing technological solutions that accelerate progress towards implementing the United...

Conor Mcgregor and Proximo Reach Long-Term Agreement to Continue Proper No. Twelve Irish Whiskey Collaboration -Wednesday 28 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Proper No. Twelve Irish Whiskey founding team, led by global icon Conor McGregor, and Proximo Spirits, Inc. (“Proximo”), are pleased to announce that they have reached a long-term agreement to continue their record-breaking collaboration on the Proper No. Twelve brand....

Global Survey Reveals CFOs Prioritizing Digital Transformation Investments -Wednesday 28 April 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 revealed findings from a recent global survey of more than 1,500...

NEW WORLD GROUP - LONDON BASED INVESTMENT FIRM EYES EXPANSION INTO THE GCC -Wednesday 28 April 2021  

New World Group (NWG), with assets of over USD 2.5 Billion is mapping out its expansion into the GCC and wider region by establishing a strategic hub to complement its offices in London and Kuala Lumpur. NWG CEO and Co-Founder Adam Sadiq said: “The digital revolution and rapid growth in the...

SES’s Next-Gen NGSO System Readies for Launch with 8 Initial O3b mPOWER Satellite Ground Stations -Wednesday 28 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES announced today that it has signed agreements with key infrastructure service providers around the world to build its eight initial O3b mPOWER satellite ground stations. Construction has already started on these advanced technology satellite ground stations, which will...

Trem Global to Introduce Turkey to International Investors With High-Profile Actor Burak Özçivit -Wednesday 28 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Investment consultancy firm Trem Global has signed a deal with Burak Özçivit, a Turkish actor with an international fan-base who will serve as the company’s “brand ambassador” and promote Turkey’s economic stimulus packages in foreign investment markets. Turkey: A...

Hotwire Acquires McDonald Butler Associates, Strengthening Position as Leading Tech Communications Consultancy -Tuesday 27 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Hotwire, recognised as the pre-eminent global tech communications consultancy, has acquired McDonald Butler Associates (MBA), a strategic B2B sales and marketing agency specializing in the $5.2 trillion technology industry. Together, Hotwire’s award-winning...

ComplyAdvantage Announces ComplyLaunch™ -Tuesday 27 April 2021  

The free program package includes AML checks for your Know your Customer (#KYC) process, access to resource knowledge base, service credits and world-class AML training by FINTRAIL   (BUSINESS WIRE) -- ComplyAdvantage, a global data technology company transforming financial crime...

Bacardi Limited Appoints Kerry Carr to Global Leadership Team -Tuesday 27 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bacardi Limited, the largest privately held spirits company in the world, today announces the promotion of Kerry Carr to the company’s Global Leadership Team. In her expanded role as SVP Global Performance Management she adds Revenue Growth Management and Bacardi Enterprise...

The Talent Enterprise and EdCast Announce Skilling and Workforce Development Partnership: Upskilling Initiative to... -Tuesday 27 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Talent Enterprise and EdCast announced today a partnership focused on upskilling and workforce development that will be rolled-out in key emerging and fast-growing economies of the Middle East, Asia and Africa, as well as key regions in Europe and the Americas. The vision...

World Series of Poker® & GGPoker Launch Extensive 2021 Online International Schedule -Tuesday 27 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The World Series of Poker (WSOP) and GGPoker today announce a comprehensive schedule of online WSOP events kicking off with the WSOP Super Circuit Online Series on Saturday, May 1 and WSOP Online 2021 International tournament starting Sunday, Aug 1. Events open to...

MANAGE AIR QUALITY AND KEEP COOL WITH ADVANCED TECHNOLOGY FROM LG -Tuesday 27 April 2021  

Residents across the GCC are increasingly looking for solutions which can help to maintain a comfortable environment in the home. Beyond traditional specifications, crucial to influencing purchase decisions are three main factors: ease-of-use, reliability to stand the test of time and ability to...

bmt Extends HD Capacity Agreement With SES on ASTRA 19.2 Degrees East -Tuesday 27 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bayerische Medien Technik GmbH (bmt) has extended its partnership with SES, the global leader in content connectivity solutions, in a multi-year agreement to continue using SES’s satellites at its prime TV neighbourhood at ASTRA 19.2 degrees East to broadcast Bavarian local...