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Akinon, a Cloud-Based Headless Commerce Platform Focused on Major Retailers and Consumer Brands, Raised USD 20m in a... ISTANBUL -Tuesday 12 October 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Akinon, a cloud-based headless commerce platform focused on major retailers and consumer brands, raised USD 20m in a Series B funding round co-led Actera Group and Revo Capital, with participation from SmartFin Capital and Endeavor Catalyst. Akinon’s software, with its API...

Kaneka Releases PCR Test Kit for COVID-19 Variants -Tuesday 12 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Kaneka Corporation (TOKYO:4118) has released KANEKA RT-PCR Kit SARS-CoV-2 (L452R/E484Q/E484K/N501Y), a real-time PCR test kit capable of simultaneously detecting four variants of COVID-19. The new kit has a suggested retail price of 217,800 yen, including tax, and is available...

Worldwide Leaders Gather for 2021 Global Inclusive Growth Summit on October 14 -Tuesday 12 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 2021 Global Inclusive Growth Summit will take place on Thursday, October 14 as a free online event presented by the Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth and the Aspen Institute. The half-day “Rebuilding for All” summit will bring together leaders from across sectors...

Momentum Logistics Futureproofs Operations with Scania and Al Shirawi Enterprises -Tuesday 12 October 2021  

Momentum Logistics, a subsidiary of global port operator, Gulftainer continues its sustainability drive in the Emirates by replacing its transportation fleet with innovative, sustainable, and fuel-efficient Scania trucks, distributed, and serviced in the UAE by Al Shirawi Enterprises...

Cepton Joins Qualcomm Smart Cities Accelerator Program, Bringing Expertise in Smart Lidar Technologies for Higher Levels... -Tuesday 12 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Cepton Technologies, Inc., an innovative provider of smart lidar solutions, announced today its membership in the Qualcomm® Smart Cities Accelerator Program. The Qualcomm Smart Cities Accelerator Program brings technologies and companies together to collaborate,...

LG’S FIRST QNED MINI LED TVS NOW AVAILABLE IN THE UAE -Tuesday 12 October 2021  

LG Electronics (LG) has today announced the availability of its first-ever QNED Mini LED TVs in the UAE – leading its premium LCD lineup. LG’s latest TVs leverage Quantum Dot NanoCell color technology and Mini LED backlight technologies to deliver brightness and contrast far superior to that...

COVID-19: Cytokine Storm and Coagulopathy Markers Controlled With Nichi Glucan Variants; The First of Its Kind Report in... -Tuesday 12 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cytokine storm and coagulopathy, the major life-threatening complications of COVID-19, whose biomarkers Interleukin-6 and D-Dimer were under control with consumption of two variants of Nichi Glucan food supplements from Japan in a pilot study. Immune parameters like ratios of...

Kinesso Hires EVP Global Talent -Tuesday 12 October 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Kinesso is answering the call for future global growth with the hiring announcement today of Nick Bass, into the newly created position of EVP Global Talent Experience Leader for Kinesso. Kinesso’s regional and marketing Talent Experience Leaders will report into Bass. This...

Vifor Pharma announces changes to its Executive Committee -Tuesday 12 October 2021

Executive committee members Lee Heeson and Gregory Oakes to leave the company for personal reasons Succession planning ongoing (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulatory News: AD HOC ANNOUNCEMENT PURSUANT TO ART. 53 LR Vifor Pharma Group today announced changes to its Executive Committee as...

Bentley Systems and SMRT Trains Collaborate to Improve Safety and Reliability of Metro Rail Services in Singapore -Tuesday 12 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bentley Systems, Incorporated (Nasdaq:BSY), the infrastructure engineering software company, and SMRT Trains, the pioneer Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) operator in Singapore, have successfully completed the implementation of a Predictive Decision Support System (PDSS) for...

Morocco Launches New National Investment and Export Brand: Morocco Now -Monday 11 October 2021  

On the sidelines of the activities of Expo 2020 Dubai, Morocco officially unveiled its latest investment and export brand: ‘Morocco Now’, an initiative designed to position Morocco as a world-class industrial and export platform to accelerate foreign investments. Over the past 20...

Broad-based Demand, Resilient Margins Power Strong Earnings Growth in Q2 for TCS -Monday 11 October 2021  

- Revenue at $6.333 Bn | Growth of +16.8% YoY; +15.5% in CC - All Verticals Grow 15%+ YoY; BFSI crosses $2 Bn in Qtrly Rev Run Rate - North America Grows 17.4% YoY CC - Industry-Leading Operating Margin Expands to 25.6% - Net Income at $1.301 Bn | Growth of +14.0% YoY |...

Evocargo Enters European and Middle Eastern Markets With Market Proven Logistics Service Delivered by Its Autonomous... -Monday 11 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global autonomous cargo transportation company Evocargo demonstrated its unmanned logistics platform EVO.1 at EXPO 2020 Dubai. The Founder and Chief Business Development Officer of Evocargo International Holdings Limited – Andrey Bolshakov presented a smart logistics...

Korean Air Extends Support Agreement With Rimini Street to Cover Entire Oracle Software Portfolio -Monday 11 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 global air carrier Korean Airlines Co., Ltd. has...

UAE Government launches “Moonshot Pilot Grant” to turn country into public sector innovation hub -Monday 11 October 2021  

The UAE Government has launched the “Moonshot Pilot Grant” aiming to enlist experts from around the world to help develop and implement innovative ideas and projects to improve global public sector initiatives and enhance the country’s readiness for the future. The UAE Government is...

The Rise of Plastic Surgery and Cosmetic Procedures Post-Pandemic -Monday 11 October 2021  

As the Covid-19 global pandemic winds down, a sharp spike in requests for cosmetic procedures has been observed, as life slowly returns back to normal. Both invasive and non-invasive techniques are seeing an upswing as people transition out of working-from-home and restrictions are lifted,...

Hamilton and Rhinostics Reinvent Rapid Swab-Based Sample Workflows from Collection to Processing -Monday 11 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hamilton Company and Rhinostics, an early-stage Harvard University spin-out company, are combining their respective strengths to improve the speed and quality of nasal and nasopharyngeal sample workflows from collection to processing while also reducing the need for active...

Ethos Asset Management Inc., CEO, Carlos Santos, Wins the Africa Dubai Honours Award for Excellence and Leadership... -Monday 11 October 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ETHOS ASSET MANAGEMENT INC USA is delighted to announce that our President, CEO and Founder, Carlos Santos, has been voted as the winner of the Africa Dubai Honours Award for Excellence and Leadership Prowess 2021 at the high profile summit in Dubai, UAE. Carlos Santos was...

Non-Profit & For-Profit Leaders Form Novata, a New Technology Platform Designed to Streamline ESG Reporting Across... -Sunday 10 October 2021

Ford Foundation, S&P Global, Hamilton Lane and Omidyar Network Collaborate with Premiere List of General Partners to Empower Inclusive Capitalism in the Private Markets Newly Formed Public Benefit Corporation to Provide Private Companies with a Holistic Solution that Includes Open...

Western Imperial Medical University, Antigua to Provide Free Medical Education Across the... -Sunday 10 October 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Western Imperial Medical University, Antigua (WIMU) shall Provide Free Medical Education Across the Globe, to combat the shortage of Doctors, Nurses and other healthcare professionals due to the global pandemic of COVID 19. This was announced today by Mr. Gaston Browne -...