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 Essel Group ME: Simba Energy becomes Simba Essel Energy  LONDON -Wednesday, April 26th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Essel Group ME (“EGME”) is pleased to announce that Simba Energy Inc. has become “Simba Essel Energy Inc.” effective on Monday, April 24, 2017. At its recent annual general meeting, shareholders of Simba voted in favour of approving the two agreements that Simba...

 Lombard International Appoints Sandra Locke as Global Director of Human Resources  PHILADELPHIA -Wednesday, April 26th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lombard International, a global leader in wealth structuring solutions, today announced the appointment of Sandra Locke to the new role of Executive Vice President, Global Director of Human Resources In this role, Sandra will be responsible for developing the global HR...

 MPEG LA Invites CRISPR-Cas9 Patents to be Pooled in a One-Stop License  DENVER -Wednesday, April 26th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- World licensing leader MPEG LA, LLC today invited holders of CRISPR-Cas9 patents to participate in the creation of a global CRISPR-Cas9 Joint Licensing Platform that will make their groundbreaking technologies widely accessible. “Pooling the foundational CRISPR patent...

 Mondelēz’s Dana Anderson to Join MediaLink as Chief Marketing Officer  NEW YORK -Tuesday, April 25th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MediaLink today announced the appointment of Dana Anderson, formerly Senior Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer at Mondelēz International, to the position of Chief Marketing Officer. In her new role, Anderson will be externally focused on Fortune 500 marketers,...

 Andersen Tax & Legal Announces Debut in the Netherlands  SAN FRANCISCO -Tuesday, April 25th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Tax & Legal makes its debut in the Netherlands, as Taxperience formally adopts the Andersen name in Amsterdam, Rotterdam, and 's-Hertogenbosch. They will now function as Andersen Tax & Legal in the Netherlands, joining several other Andersen Global member firms...

ABB and IBM Partner in Industrial Artificial Intelligence Solutions ZURICH -Tuesday, April 25th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Replace first paragraph: ABB and IBM (NYSE:IBM) today announced a strategic collaboration that brings together ABB’s industry leading digital offering, ABB Ability, with IBM Watson Internet of Things cognitive capabilities to unlock new value for customers in utilities,...

First-Quarter Figures: Sartorius Starts off 2017 with Double-Digit Growth  GOETTINGEN, Germany -Monday, April 24th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sartorius (FWB:SRT), a leading international partner of the biopharmaceutical industry and research laboratories, increased its sales revenue and earnings in the first quarter of 2017 by double digits. "Both divisions successfully started off the current year. Lab Products...

Maxion Wheels Market Leading Commercial Vehicle Steel Wheels on Display at Automechanika Dubai 2017 KONIGSWINTER, Germany -Friday, April 21st 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Maxion Wheels, the world’s largest wheel manufacturer, announced today its participation in this year’s Automechanika Dubai show from May 7-9, 2017 in Hall 7/Booth 7-E22. Customers and visitors to the Maxion Wheels exhibit will have the opportunity to learn more about...

The DSA Welcomes South Africa’s ICASA Publishing Draft TV White Space Regulations as Both Prepare to Jointly Host... CAPE TOWN, South Africa -Thursday, April 20th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- With three weeks to go until the Dynamic Spectrum Alliance’s Fifth Annual Global Summit, which is this year returning to Africa, co-host ICASA, the Independent Communications Authority of South Africa, has published draft regulations on the use of TV White Space (TVWS)...

Replicor discloses achievement of 1 year functional control of HBV and HDV with NAPs and new mechanistic insights in NAP... MONTREAL -Thursday, April 20th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Replicor Inc., a privately held biopharmaceutical company targeting a cure for chronic HBV and HDV infection, today disclosed significant new data on NAP activity in HBV and HDV infections at the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL) 2017 annual meeting held...

DubLi.com Unveils Its New VIP Lounge, Reinventing Its Paid Membership Package with Exceptional Deals BOCA RATON, Fla. -Thursday, April 20th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DubLi.com, the global leader in online Cash Back shopping, today announced the launch of the new VIP Lounge, an exclusive membership package for DubLi.com VIP customers. The VIP Lounges offers a product and benefit mix, unmatched in the global Cash Back industry, which provides...

AppD Summit: Europe’s Only Event Where Leading Brands Connect Customers, Code and Revenue LONDON -Thursday, April 20th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- AppDynamics, a Cisco company and the leader in application intelligence, today announced AppD Summit Europe, the industry’s inaugural event to help technology leaders fulfill their missions to make their businesses digital first. IT organizations must now evolve from service...

New Standard for Cybercrime Investigation Launches as Cybercrime Investigation Body Of Knowledge  WASHINGTON -Thursday, April 20th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CIBOK Editorial Committee today announced its establishment and the 1st edition “Cybercrime Investigation Body Of Knowledge” (CIBOK) published work. CIBOK is designed to provide a new standard for law enforcement organizations and enterprises around the globe with...

IBC Launches 365 Online Community Platform for Global Media, Entertainment and Technology Industry LONDON -Thursday, April 20th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IBC is delighted to announce the launch of IBC365 at www.ibc.org, a new online community platform and weekly e-bulletin that will share IBC’s unparalleled business knowledge and insight through fresh and original content, throughout the year. As part of IBC’s remit to...

Settlement Agreement Reached Regarding Infringement of Andersen Tax Trademarks in the U.S. SAN FRANCISCO -Thursday, April 20th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- MoHala Enterprises, doing business as Sundial Consulting, and Andersen Tax today announced that they have reached an amicable settlement to a trademark infringement dispute that began in March, 2017. Although the specific terms of the resolution are confidential, MoHala...

ABB Continues Its Transformation ZURICH -Thursday, April 20th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- FIRST-QUARTER HIGHLIGHTS Revenues up 3 percent1 Base order growth of 2 percent Total orders reflects lower large contract awards; book to bill ratio2 1.07x Operational EBITA margin2 12.1%; solid operating leverage considering 60 bps positive insurance reserve...

Synexus to Advance Capabilities as World’s Leading Site Network  MANCHESTER, England -Wednesday, April 19th 2017 [ar] [fr]

Synexus and Radiant Research to integrate operations under Synexus banner New organization creates world’s largest site network for clinical trials Unmatched site network capability to find the right patient for the right trial at the right time (BUSINESS WIRE)--...

Brand Upgrading: Chinese Auto Giant JAC Announces Bold New Branding Strategy at Annual Conference  SUZHOU, China -Monday, April 17th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At the 2017 International Distributors’ Conference, held on April 16-19, JAC reaffirmed its plan to build a strong global brand by launching and implementing a new brand upgrade strategy which will be focused on three key areas: technological innovation on products upgrade,...

Toshiba Earns Largest Share in Chinese A3 MFP Market for 17th Consecutive Year TOKYO -Monday, April 17th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Tec Corporation (TOKYO:6588) today announced that it is the 2016 A3 multi-functional peripheral (MFP) market leader in China with a 16.4 percent share. This marks the 17th consecutive year Toshiba has held the top position since 2000. Toshiba’s market share has...

Business Confidence in the Middle East Hits Highest Level Since 2015 Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, April 17th 2017 [ar]

Business confidence in the Middle East rebounded strongly in the first quarter of 2017, in line with a substantial global increase, according to the latest edition of the Global Economic Conditions Survey. The quarterly survey of global CFOs and finance professionals, conducted by ACCA (the...