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SES Joins United Nations Global Compact Initiative, Accelerates Purpose-led ESG Programme in 2021 LUXEMBOURG -Wednesday 21 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES today announced it has joined the United Nations Global Compact, the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative, underscoring the company's purpose-led Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) programme. By committing to the UN Global Compact framework, SES...

KEEP THE KITCHEN BEAUTIFUL AND FOOD FRESH -Wednesday 21 April 2021  

As families purchase food to bring into the home for cooking and dining, it’s important that food is stored properly to maintain freshness. With the excitement of the Holy Month and families wishing to extend their generosity to loved ones through lovingly prepared dishes, maintaining the...

ENRICH YOUR RAMADAN WITH RIYADH MARRIOTT HOTEL -Wednesday 21 April 2021  

This year, Riyadh Marriott Hotel will give you extra-ordinary stay in the city hub of Saudi Arabia that will enrich your Ramadan iftar & suhour. Holy month of Ramadan with a special stay at Riyadh Marriott Hotel offers true heartwarming experience. In addition to highly recommended services,...

Ecoppia’s Advanced Robotic Technology Now Powers Automated Solar Panel Cleaning at AES California Site -Wednesday 21 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ecoppia, the world-leader in robotic cleaning technology for photovoltaic solar sites, announced today that it has completed the installation of its robots at a solar site in California, USA, operated by The AES Corporation, a Fortune 500 global energy company that provides...

XPRIZE Announces the Two Winners of $20m NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE, With Each Team Creating Valuable Products out of CO2... -Tuesday 20 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- XPRIZE, the global leader in designing and implementing innovative competition models to solve the world’s grandest challenges, today announced that CarbonCure Technologies and CarbonBuilt have won the $20M NRG COSIA Carbon XPRIZE, a prize that set out to convert CO2...

Munich Re’s Consulting Unit Boosts Its Pricing Capabilities With Akur8 in Global Cooperation -Tuesday 20 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Akur8 is delighted to announce their global cooperation agreement with Munich Re to boost Munich Re’s pricing capabilities for their Global Consulting Unit1. With this agreement, Munich Re will have access to a new state-of-the-art rate modelling solution and Akur8 will...

Moroccan Pharmaceutical industry to Establish Vocational Training Institute -Tuesday 20 April 2021  

As the world grapples with the challenges of a worldwide pandemic, and with the firm belief that vocational education and training are key to the response to future pandemics, the Moroccan pharmaceutical industry is launching its very own vocational education and training institute. To this end,...

The Coca-Cola Company and Coca-Cola Beverages Africa Announce Plans for Initial Public Offering for Bottler -Tuesday 20 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Coca-Cola Company and Coca-Cola Beverages Africa (CCBA) today announced plans to list CCBA as a publicly traded company. The Coca-Cola Company intends to sell a portion of its shareholding in CCBA via an initial public offering. The decision is in line with The Coca-Cola...

AGP Group Announces Long-Term Partnership with BDT Capital Partners -Tuesday 20 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- AGP Group, a premier global leader in designing and manufacturing high-tech automotive glazing, today announced a strategic partnership and investment by funds affiliated with BDT Capital Partners, a “merchant bank” that provides family and founder-led businesses with...

MSCI Commits to Net-Zero Prior To 2040 -Tuesday 20 April 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- MSCI Inc. (NYSE: MSCI), a leading provider of critical decision support tools and services for the global investment community, today announces its commitment to the goal of net-zero emissions before 2040. To achieve this goal throughout MSCI’s global operations, MSCI...

Schlumberger Will Collaborate With Equinor for DELFI Environment Deployment, Fully Integrated With the OSDU Data... -Tuesday 20 April 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger and Equinor announced today a strategic project, in collaboration with Microsoft, to deploy the DELFI* cognitive E&P environment, with seamless integration to the OSDU Data Platform—the industry’s new data standard. This project aims to accelerate Equinor’s...

Pearl Initiative and stc convene Saudi-based Compliance experts to share best practices on building a strong corporate... -Tuesday 20 April 2021  

The Pearl Initiative, a leading Gulf business-led non-profit organisation promoting a corporate culture of accountability and transparency, held a virtual panel discussion in conjunction with stc. The discussion, moderated by Siemens, highlighted the perspectives of leading Saudi companies,...

Rockwell Automation and Comau Partner to Simplify Robot Integration for Manufacturers -Tuesday 20 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK), the world’s largest company dedicated to industrial automation and digital transformation, and Comau, a global leader in industrial automation and robot manufacturer, announced today that they are joining forces to give businesses...

NH HOTEL GROUP JOINS GLOBAL HOTEL ALLIANCE -Tuesday 20 April 2021

Global Hotel Alliance (GHA), operator of the award-winning, multi-brand hotel loyalty programme, DISCOVERY, announced today that NH Hotel Group will join the alliance and merge the NH Rewards loyalty programme with DISCOVERY in early 2022, thereby establishing DISCOVERY as one of the 10 largest...

Beeline Russia and P.I. Works Expand Partnership Scope with Automated Radio Access Network Planning -Tuesday 20 April 2021

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Beeline, Russia’s established mobile operator, has partnered with P.I. Works on network planning project, aimed at streamlining the operator’s investment planning processes and revolutionizing customer experience. As a part of the project, P.I. Works SmartPlan, the...

Abu Dhabi’s Technology Innovation Institute Unveils UAE’s First Secure Cloud Technologies Programme -Monday 19 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Technology Innovation Institute (TII), the applied research pillar of Abu Dhabi’s Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), today announced that its Cryptography Research Centre (CRC) has launched the UAE’s first secure cloud technologies programme which will boost...

Leading European Football Clubs Announce Participation in New Super League Competition -Monday 19 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Twelve of Europe’s leading football clubs have today come together to announce they have agreed to establish a new mid-week competition, the Super League, governed by its Founding Clubs. AC Milan, Arsenal FC, Atlético de Madrid, Chelsea FC, FC Barcelona, FC...

Games Industry Reflects on and Recommits to #PlayApartTogether Campaign at One Year Milestone -Monday 19 April 2021  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, leaders from the global games industry who participated in #PlayApartTogether committed to reactivate the initiative launched one year ago, which encourages gamers everywhere to follow World Health Organization (WHO) health advice on COVID-19 prevention. As part of...

CGTN: Leading With Action: China in the Fight for Carbon-Neutral Future -Sunday 18 April 2021    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Climate change is not taking a break from wreaking havoc in 2020, with the joint highest global temperatures on record, rampant bushfires, the faster rates of sea level rise and the extinction of some species. This press release features multimedia. View the full release...

ZEE ENTERTAINMENT’S “ATL MEDIA” AWARDS EXCLUSIVE ADVERTISING RIGHTS FOR 5 PREMIUM TV CHANNELS TO... -Sunday 18 April 2021  

ATL Media, the commercial arm of Zee Entertainment Middle East has appointed DigiNet Arabia, a Choueiri Group company, to take charge of its commercial advertising sales across the MENA region. The tie-up which commences April 1, 2021 will run across to December 31st, 2025 and covers Zee...