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Smiths Detection wins contract to supply Radiation Portal Monitors across the US to DHS Countering Weapons of Mass... EDGEWOOD, Md -Tuesday 9 November 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Smiths Detection, a global leader in threat detection and security screening technologies, today announces that it has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction Office (CWMD) to provide 110 radiation portal...

Yokogawa Acquires Insilico Biotechnology, Developer of Innovative Bioprocess Digital Twin Technology -Tuesday 9 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Yokogawa Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6841) announces that it has acquired all shares of Insilico Biotechnology AG (“Insilico”), a Stuttgart, Germany-based developer and provider of bioprocess software and services. Fostering the development of the bioeconomy is one of the...

Envision Digital and Bureau Veritas to Co-Develop Net Zero Innovations for Renewable Energy Generation and GHG Emissions... -Tuesday 9 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Envision Digital International Pte Ltd (“Envision Digital”), a Singapore-headquartered global Artificial Intelligence of Things (AIoT) technology leader for net zero, and Bureau Veritas, a world leader in testing, inspection and certification, will jointly develop net...

Africa Finance Corporation Onboards All West African Countries as Members -Monday 8 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) is delighted to welcome the Republic of Niger as its 33rd member state. The Corporation has now achieved 60% of countries of Africa as member states. “It is my pleasure to welcome the Republic of Niger as a member of AFC”, said Samaila...

Philip Morris International Announces Stamford Central Business District as Location of New Corporate Headquarters -Monday 8 November 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Philip Morris International (PMI) (NYSE:PM) today announced that its new corporate headquarters will be located in the heart of Stamford, Connecticut, and is expected to open in summer 2022. The move is a notable component of PMI’s transformation to a smoke-free company...

Rhizen Pharmaceuticals AG Announces First Patient Dosing in a Phase I/Ib Study of Its Novel PARP Inhibitor (RP12146) in... -Saturday 6 November 2021

Rhizen Pharma commences dosing in a phase I/Ib trial to evaluate its novel PARP inhibitor (RP12146) in patients with advanced cancers. Rhizen indicated that RP12146 has comparable preclinical activity vis-à-vis approved PARP inhibitors and shows improved preclinical safety that it expects...

V.E, Part of Moody’s ESG Solutions, Provides Second Party Opinion on Ford’s Sustainable Financing Framework ... -Saturday 6 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- V.E, part of Moody’s ESG Solutions, published today a Second Party Opinion (SPO) on Ford’s Sustainable Financing Framework. The framework will govern Ford Motor Company and Ford Credit’s future bond issuances to finance environmental and social projects. “Bonds...

Empagliflozin shows consistent cardio-renal benefits in adults with heart failure with left ventricular ejection... -Saturday 6 November 2021  

- In a new sub-analysis of the landmark EMPEROR-Preserved® Phase III trial, empagliflozin reduced the combined relative risk of cardiovascular death and hospitalization for heart failure and slowed kidney function decline1 - Empagliflozin consistently improved outcomes across the full...

Visa’s Cybersource and IATA Help Airlines Take Off With New Efficiencies Through IATA Financial Gateway -Friday 5 November 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As the airline industry works to bring customers back on board, it is simultaneously challenged with protecting passengers, brand and revenue. To expedite takeoff, today Visa’s (NYSE: V) global payment and fraud management platform, Cybersource, announced it has joined...

ABS, HHI and KSOE Collaborate on Green Hydrogen Production and Carbon Capture and Storage -Friday 5 November 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At COP26, ABS, Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) and Korea Shipbuilding and Offshore Engineering (KSOE) have announced two landmark joint development projects (JDPs) to develop decarbonization technologies to support global sustainability ambitions. The JDPs address green...

NTT Ltd. Defines Strategic Framework to Drive Sustainability and Commits to Net Zero Emissions by 2040 -Friday 5 November 2021

Connected Planet: Use technology solutions that help protect, restore, and regenerate the natural world, conserving precious natural resources for future generations. Connected Economy: Use trusted technology to help organizations thrive and make their contributions to a sustainable and...

Lenovo Group: Second Quarter Results 2021/22 -Friday 5 November 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lenovo Group (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) today announced record quarterly results for the Group, with historic highs for both profit and revenue. The company’s operational excellence, innovation, and strong execution underpin the improvements across all key business groups,...

Black Box and Nokia Team Up to Create OnGo Private Wireless/CBRS Network for Industry 4.0 -Friday 5 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Black Box, a leading global solutions integrator, announced today that it has joined with industry wireless communications innovator Nokia to provide the most complete, next-generation OnGo® private wireless/CBRS network for Industry 4.0. The partnership allows Black Box to...

Rimini Street Appoints Seasoned Industry Experts to Key Global Leadership Roles -Friday 5 November 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 the appointment of Kevin Mease as its first chief...

The Estée Lauder Companies Releases Fiscal 2021 Social Impact and Sustainability Report -Friday 5 November 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE: EL) (ELC) released its Fiscal Year 2021 Social Impact and Sustainability (SI&S) Report. The Beauty Inspired, Values Driven report underscores progress towards the company’s social impact and sustainability goals and commitments...

AscendEX Announces a $50mm Series B Raise Led by Polychain Capital and Hack VC -Thursday 4 November 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AscendEX, a global cryptocurrency financial platform, has announced the close of a $50 million Series B raise led by Polychain Capital and Hack VC, with participation from Jump Capital and Alameda Research, as well as Uncorrelated Ventures, Eterna Capital, Acheron...

Molson Coors Announces Europe President and CEO Simon Cox to Retire at the End of the Year -Thursday 4 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Molson Coors Beverage Company (NYSE: TAP) (NYSE: TAP.A) (TSX: TPX.A) (TSX: TPX.B) today announced the retirement of Simon Cox, president and CEO of Molson Coors European business unit. Sergey Yeskov, the company’s current managing director of Central and Eastern Europe...

Cyble Launches Defense Threat Intelligence Solution for Law Enforcement and Government Agencies -Thursday 4 November 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cyble, an AI-powered, Y Combinator-backed, cyber threat intelligence company that empowers organizations with darkweb & cybercrime monitoring, today announced the availability of its Law Enforcement Agency (LEA) and defense threat intelligence solution. This is aimed at...

Consensus Cloud Solutions to Host Investor Call on November 9, 2021 -Thursday 4 November 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Consensus Cloud Solutions, Inc., (NASDAQ: CCSI), invites the public, members of the press, the financial community and other interested parties to listen to a live audio Webcast of its first investor call at 5:00 p.m. ET on Tuesday, November 9, 2021. Consensus Cloud...

Moody’s Acquires Bogard, Expanding KYC Coverage for Politically Exposed Persons -Wednesday 3 November 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) announced today that it has acquired Bogard AB, a leading provider of data and information on politically exposed persons (PEPs) in the Nordic region. The acquisition advances Moody’s ability to help customers perform Know Your Customer (KYC)...