News Articles

Takeda Presents Data from Phase 1/2 Studies for NINLARO™ (ixazomib) in Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma Patients... CAMBRIDGE, Mass. & OSAKA, Japan -Saturday, June 24th 2017 [ar] [fr]

– Early studies of weekly and twice-weekly ixazomib plus lenalidomide and dexamethasone demonstrate deep responses after induction, with deepening responses seen after single-agent ixazomib maintenance – – Data to be presented during two oral sessions at the 2017 European Hematology...

Acelity Strengthens Global Commercial Leadership; Names Ramesh Subrahmanian President for International Region  SAN ANTONIO -Saturday, June 24th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Acelity L.P. Inc., a leading global advanced wound care company, today announced Ramesh Subrahmanian will join the company as President for the International region and member of the senior leadership team effective July 17th. Acelity recently appointed John McAuley as Senior...

Mavenir's Solutions Support T-Mobile's DIGITS Technology  RICHARDSON, Texas -Friday, June 23rd 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mavenir, the leader in accelerating and redefining network transformation for Service Providers, announced today it is a key provider in delivering support for T-Mobile's DIGITS, the revolutionary new technology that breaks down the limitation of one number per phone and one...

Triton Digital Launches Audio Centric Supply-Side Platform to Simplify the Management of Programmatic Audio Advertising... LOS ANGELES -Friday, June 23rd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Triton Digital®, a leading technology provider for the global digital audio industry, today announced the launch of Yield-Op, the first Supply Side Platform (SSP) built from the ground up specifically for online audio. Developed in accordance with the IAB’s OpenRTB protocol,...

Sterlite Tech Strengthens Global Leadership Team  LONDON -Friday, June 23rd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sterlite Tech [BSE:532374, NSE:STRTECH], an end-to-end global technology leader in smarter digital networks, has strengthened its global leadership team with the appointment of Steve Bullock in North America and Richard Eichhorn in EMEA to lead and strengthen its business...

Etisalat Introduces BlazeOn, Based on Comptel’s FWD Solution, to Nigerian Mobile Subscribers  HELSINKI -Friday, June 23rd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Comptel Corporation (NASDAQ OMX Helsinki: CTL1V) today announced that Etisalat Nigeria is launching its time-based mobile data solution BlazeOn, powered by Comptel’s FWD solution, in the Nigerian market. According to the Etisalat Nigeria’s Director, Consumer Segment,...

Schlumberger Recommends Stockholders Reject “Mini-Tender” Offer by TRC Capital Corporation  HOUSTON -Thursday, June 22nd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB) (“Schlumberger”) has been notified of an unsolicited “mini-tender” offer by TRC Capital Corporation (“TRC Capital”) to purchase up to 2 million shares of Schlumberger common stock, representing approximately 0.14 percent of...

UAE Animal Brands Among 92 Winners of the 2017 Animalis Edition of the World Branding Awards VIENNA -Thursday, June 22nd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Animalis edition of the prestigious World Branding Awards saw 92 brands from 35 countries named “Brand of the Year” in a glittering ceremony held at the Hofburg Palace in Vienna today. The Animalis edition of the Awards focused on pet and animal brands. Animal...

Toshiba Tec Demonstrates Sustainable Business Excellence by Achieving Product Life Cycle Assessment Verification from... TOKYO -Thursday, June 22nd 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Tec Corporation (TOKYO:6588) announced today that BSI (British Standards Institution) in Japan, the business standards company, has verified Toshiba Tec’s new eco-friendly multi-functional peripheral (MFP) the e-STUDIO3508LP, e-STUDIO4508LP, e-STUDIO5008LP, and the...

Bionext Launches Biosight: an Online Platform That Will Revolutionize Pharmaceutical Research STRASBOURG, France -Thursday, June 22nd 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bionext, a bioinformatics company, announces today the launch of BioSight, an online bio-simulation platform designed for efficient identification of possible side effects of potential drug treatments on the human body. As result of fifteen years of molecular biology R&D,...

Bledsoe Telephone Cooperative Selects Nominum to Deliver a Faster, More Secure Internet REDWOOD CITY, Calif. -Thursday, June 22nd 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nominum™, the DNS-based security and services innovation leader, announced today that Bledsoe Telephone Cooperative, which provides phone, broadband internet and IPTV services to subscribers in Tennessee, has deployed the company’s industry-leading Vantio™ CacheServe DNS...

Selection of Preferred Bidder for the Sale of Toshiba Memory Corporation  TOKYO -Thursday, June 22nd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) hereby announces that its board of directors today resolved to select the consortium of Innovation Network Corporation of Japan, Bain Capital Private Equity LP, and Development Bank of Japan (“the Consortium”) a preferred bidder in respect...

XPRIZE Announces Teams Advancing in $15M Global Learning XPRIZE at EdTechXEurope LONDON -Thursday, June 22nd 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, XPRIZE, the world’s leader in designing and managing incentive competitions to solve humanity’s grand challenges, announced 11 semi-finalists advancing in the $15M Global Learning XPRIZE. Announced at this year’s EdTechXEurope, XPRIZE is challenging these...

Australian Automotive Manufacturing Plants Shutting Down Operations AMSTERDAM -Thursday, June 22nd 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hilco Industrial Acquisitions B.V. (www.hilcoind.com) announced today that it will lead the disposition process for a massive machinery and equipment asset sale which will effectively shut down the automobile manufacturing business on the Australian Continent. The sale comes...

KAL Launches Open Banking Technology Ahead of Europe’s PSD2 Initiative EDINBURGH, Scotland -Wednesday, June 21st 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- KAL, a world-leading provider of banking software, is delighted to announce the launch of its new open banking technology designed to help banks get ready for the upcoming Second Payment Services Directive (PSD2). PSD2 will transform the European financial sector,...

The EuroMena Funds Successfully Concluded Its Nineteenth Deal by Investing in Retail Holding a Leading Diversified... Beirut, Lebanon -Wednesday, June 21st 2017 [ar] [fr]

EuroMena is pleased to announce the acquisition of a minority stake of Retail Holding SA (the “Group”), a leading Moroccan Retailer. Proceeds of the investment will mainly be used to fund the expansion of the Group. The Group was established in the mid-80s by Mr. Zouhair Bennani,...

Microland Positioned as a Major Contender in Everest Group’s PEAK Matrix™ for Solutions: IT Infrastructure... MELBOURNE, Australia & LONDON & DUBAI, United Arab Emirates & SAN JOSE, Calif. -Wednesday, June 21st 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Microland, a leading global hybrid IT service provider, announced that it has been positioned as a “Major Contender” in Everest Group’s PEAK Matrix™ for Solutions: IT Infrastructure Services Automation 2017. As a part of this report, Everest Group analyzed 15 leading...

YuppTV Teams up with Dharma Productions to Offer the Best of Movie Catalogue on YuppFlix  NEW DELHI -Wednesday, June 21st 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- YuppTV, world’s leading OTT brand for South-Asian content has entered into an alliance with Dharma Productions, one of the most successful productions houses in India today. As part of the association, YuppTV users across the globe, excluding India, can now watch various...

First-Ever World Kidney Cancer Q&A Day Highlights Growing Global Burden AMSTERDAM -Tuesday, June 20th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Kidney cancer is a silent disease that’s on the rise. The global incidence of kidney cancer is predicted to increase by a shocking 22 percent by 2020. Explanations are incomplete, but include risk factors such as aging, obesity, high blood pressure and smoking. The lack of...

IBC2017 Innovation Awards Shortlist Announced: eSports, OTT, IP-OB trucks, and Content Delivered on High Speed Trains... LONDON -Tuesday, June 20th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IBC announces today the shortlist for the IBC2017 Innovation Awards. Demonstrating a breadth of innovation in the electronic media, entertainment and technology industry, the international judging panel reviewed an array of compelling entries, settling on 11 finalists from...