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C Vijayakumar, CEO, HCL Technologies Named Chairman of World Economic Forum's IT Governors Community NOIDA, India -Thursday 23 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology firm, today announced that its President & CEO, Mr. C. Vijayakumar, has been named Chairman of the IT industry Governors community of the World Economic Forum. The announcement was made at the Forum's Annual Meeting in Davos,...

Philip Morris International Wins 2020 BIG Innovation Award -Thursday 23 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) today announced that it has won the 2020 BIG Innovation Award in the “Organization” category. The company was honored for placing innovation front and center as it continues its full-scale business transformation to...

Hengli Petrochemical Announce Start-Up of Its 4th PTA Line Utilizing INVISTA’s P8 PTA Technology -Thursday 23 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- INVISTA’s technology and licensing group, INVISTA Performance Technologies (IPT) and Hengli Petrochemical (Dalian) Co., Ltd (Hengli) announce the successful start-up of Hengli’s fourth purified terephthalic acid (PTA) line. This 2.5 million tonnes per annum capacity plant,...

CollabNet VersionOne and XebiaLabs Combine to Create Integrated Agile DevOps Platform -Thursday 23 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CollabNet VersionOne (CollabNet), a leading provider for Agile planning and collaborative development, and XebiaLabs, the leader in release orchestration, deployment, and continuous delivery, announced today that the two companies have merged. The combination, which was backed...

SD & microSD Memory Cards - the World’s First Choice in Memory Cards - 20 Years of Innovation -Thursday 23 January 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The SD Association (SDA) is celebrating its 20th Anniversary after launching 20 years ago with a mission to reinvent the memory card and make life easier for consumers and businesses everywhere. Throughout the years, SD memory cards evolved, expanded capabilities and became...

MSCI and Burgiss Enter Into Strategic Relationship -Wednesday 22 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI), a leading provider of mission critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community, has entered into a strategic relationship with The Burgiss Group, LLC, intended to accelerate and expand the use of data, analytics and other...

HCL to Explore Technology-Powered Future of Digital Enterprises at the World Economic Forum 2020 -Wednesday 22 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, today announced its participation in the upcoming World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting in Davos for the second consecutive year. As part of its HCL 2030 platform, the company will host a series of thought...

Andersen Global Expands Middle Eastern Presence; Debuts in Palestine -Wednesday 22 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Andersen Global announced it entered into a collaboration agreement with Ramallah-based law firm, Sharp & Beyond for Legal and Investment Consulting Services (S&B). The agreement marks the firm’s debut in Palestine, expanding its global platform in the Middle...

MSCI Urges Industry to Incorporate ESG Considerations into Investment Processes -Wednesday 22 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MSCI (NYSE: MSCI), a leading provider of mission critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community, is calling for all investors globally to more readily integrate Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) considerations throughout their...

Hearing Australia Shifts its E-Business Support and Maintenance to Rimini Street -Wednesday 22 January 2020  

(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 Hearing Australia, the nation’s largest provider...

Western Union Included in 2020 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index -Wednesday 22 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Western Union (NYSE: WU) today announced that it is one of 325 companies across 50 industries included in the 2020 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (GEI). The GEI expanded in 2020 to represent 42 countries and regions, including firms headquartered in the Czech Republic, New...

Wipro Positioned as a Global Market Leader in Software Defined Network Solutions and Services by ISG -Wednesday 22 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced that it has been positioned as a Leader in ISG Provider Lens™: Network - Software Defined Solutions and Services...

I Squared Capital to Partner With Rubis in Rubis Terminal, a Leading European Company for Storing Petroleum Products,... -Wednesday 22 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- I Squared Capital, through its ISQ Global Infrastructure Fund II, and Rubis (EPA: RUI), listed on Euronext Paris and a Paris-based company specializing in the distribution of petroleum products and bulk liquid storage, have signed an agreement to form a joint venture...

Naspers Limited: Results of the Sale by Naspers Limited of 22 Million N Ordinary Shares of Prosus N.V. Through an... -Wednesday 22 January 2020

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Naspers Limited Launches the Sale of c. 22 Million N Ordinary Shares of Prosus N.V. Through an Accelerated Bookbuild... -Wednesday 22 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Naspers Limited (JSE: NPN; LSE: NPSN) ("Naspers") has launched the sale of c. 22 million N ordinary shares (the "Prosus N Ordinary Shares") in Prosus N.V. ("Prosus"), corresponding to c. 1.4% of the issued Prosus N Ordinary Shares, through an accelerated bookbuild offering to...

Antalya Homes: “Minimum Limit for Turkish Citizenship by Investment is Expected to Rise to $500,000.” -Wednesday 22 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Pursuant to an amendment passed in October 2018, the minimum amount required for the Turkish citizenship by investment was dropped from $1 million to $250 thousand. Mr. Bayram Tekçe, the Chairman of Antalya Homes, Turkey’s leading real estate company, said, “Turkey...

Plaza Premium Lounge Dubai creates a lasting impression for travellers departing Dubai International -Wednesday 22 January 2020  

 Highlights of Plaza Premium Lounge Dubai: 1,260-square-metre Plaza Premium Lounge Dubai with a maximum capacity of 300 guests, the largest independent pay-per-use airport lounge at Terminal 3 in the busiest transit hub in the Middle East Special features:  Four Family Suites,...

Middle East Tensions to be Diminishing Factor in Oil Prices -Wednesday 22 January 2020

Just as tensions in the Middle East began to escalate, it seemed that regional, political and military factors will significantly influence oil price increase in the long term. Yet, it proved that no more than a week after a partial relief, crude oil prices are 10 % down, Gulf Brokers...

Dream Chasing 20 years, Anton Oilfield Services Group to Embark on a Road Ahead -Wednesday 22 January 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Anton Oilfield Services Group, an international integrated oilfield service company, had an anniversary gala with about 500 guests in Beijing on January 19th, 2020 to celebrate their 20 years of achievement. From local start-up to international company Anton Oilfield...

Takeda Named Global Top 100 Most Sustainable Corporation for Fifth Year Running -Wednesday 22 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) is proud to be named in the Corporate Knights Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World (Global 100) for the fifth consecutive year. Corporate Knights assesses more than 7,300 companies...