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Ascend Performance Materials Returns to Chinaplas to Showcase Vydyne® PA66 Portfolio  HOUSTON -Tuesday, May 16th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials, the largest fully integrated producer of PA66 resin, will exhibit a range of products for automotive, home and commercial and industrial applications at Chinaplas 2017. Ascend manufactures specialized formulations of PA66 for use in automotive...

Study results demonstrate 74% reduction in surgical site infections with use of PICO™ Single use Negative Pressure... LONDON -Tuesday, May 16th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Smith & Nephew (LSE:SN)(NYSE:SNN), the global medical technology business, proudly supports results of an independent, randomised clinical trial1 concluding that, in the patients studied, the use of the PICO Single Use Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) system significantly...

UBS Asset Management Hires Suni Harford as Head of Investments  ZURICH & NEW YORK -Tuesday, May 16th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- UBS Asset Management ('UBS AM') today announced that Suni P. Harford will join the firm as Head of Investments in July 2017. She will be responsible for c.500 investment employees and oversee approximately US$600 billion in assets under management across both traditional and...

Boehringer Ingelheim Inaugurates World-Class Biopharmaceutical Manufacturing Facility in China  INGELHEIM, Germany & SHANGHAI -Tuesday, May 16th 2017

First phase investment of more than €70 million The facility is designed to operate 2000L scale single-use bioreactors and fill/finish capabilities It is the first and only biopharmaceutical manufacturing site established by a multinational active pharmaceutical company in...

Moody’s to Acquire Bureau van Dijk  NEW YORK -Tuesday, May 16th 2017 [ar] [fr]

Builds on Moody’s role as a global provider of credit risk measures and analytical insight Highly complementary business will benefit from Moody’s brand, distribution, credit expertise and analytical capabilities Accretive to GAAP EPS in 2019; EPS accretive in 2018, excluding purchase...

Andersen Global Announces Collaboration With Nigerian Tax and Legal Firm  SAN FRANCISCO -Tuesday, May 16th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global is excited to announce a presence in Nigeria with the addition of the practice formerly run under WTS ADEBIYI & Associates. Effective July 1st, 2017, the collaborating firm will join Andersen Global in Nigeria as Adebiyi Tax & Legal, and later adopt the Andersen...

Bosnian Holidays Targets Third Highest Tourism Growth Market in the World  SARAJEVO, Bosnia and Herzegovina -Monday, May 15th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bosnian Holidays opened its doors for business as a travel company specialized in inbound destination management. The World Travel Organization (WTO) has stated that Bosnia Herzegovina has the third highest tourism growth rate in the world continuing up to the year...

RF IDeas to Showcase Manufacturing Authentication Solutions at Automation University  ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill. -Monday, May 15th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- RF IDeas Inc., a leading innovator and manufacturer of employee badge readers for in-building applications such as computer access, identification, time and attendance will demonstrate its leading authentication solutions at Automation University Classic 2017. Automation...

Murex Ranked #1 Treasury and Capital Markets Solution in the 2017 IBS Sales League Table  PARIS -Monday, May 15th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Murex, a global leader in trading, risk management and processing solutions, has been recognized by IBS Intelligence as the top selling treasury and capital markets solution of 2016. In addition to topping the ranking, Murex has been included in the new IBS Leadership Club...

Deyaar Selects Yardi for Asset and Property Management  DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Monday, May 15th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Deyaar Development PJSC, one of the UAE’s largest property development and real estate services companies, has selected Yardi Voyager 7S to perform lease and property management across its extensive project portfolio. Alongside Voyager 7S, which streamlines property...

Arabia CSR Network Successfully Conducts Middle East’s First Ever Training on Global Standards for Sustainability... Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, May 14th 2017 [ar] [fr]

The Arabia CSR Network (ACSRN) has successfully conducted the Middle East's first round of training for Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Standards for Sustainability Reporting. Held recently in Dubai, ACSRN, a certified training partner of GRI, offered the three-day course in English, covering...

TSYS Signs Payments Agreement with QIIB  COLUMBUS, Ga. -Saturday, May 13th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TSYS (NYSE: TSS) announced today that it has signed an agreement with Qatar International Islamic Bank (QIIB) to license PRIME 4, the latest version of TSYS’ future-focused PRIME payment solutions platform. QIIB is an award-winning Islamic bank that will leverage PRIME as...

Dynamic Spectrum Alliance Global Summit 2017 Successfully Concludes Following Discussion on Investment in Broadband... CAPE TOWN, South Africa -Friday, May 12th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Establishing regulatory frameworks for enabling investment in broadband infrastructure across Africa was the key discussion as the fifth annual Dynamic Spectrum Alliance (DSA) Global Summit 2017 concluded yesterday in Cape Town, South Africa. The three-day event brought...

Netcracker Technology Unveils Netcracker 12, a Comprehensive Suite of Products and Services for Agile Digital... WALTHAM, Mass. -Friday, May 12th 2017 [ar]

A Single Platform to Help Service Providers Bridge the Digital Divide and Realize the Benefits of Cloud Economics Product Suite Helps Accelerate the Adoption of New Technologies, Including 5G, IoT, Biometrics and Artificial Intelligence (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Netcracker Technology announced...

SmartStream Supports Retail Payments Ecosystem LONDON -Thursday, May 11th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SmartStream Technologies, the Transaction Lifecycle Management (TLM®) specialist, today announced the release of Corona Retail Payments Control, its reconciliations and exceptions management product, capable of supporting a wide-range of retail payments to significantly...

Nubia Embarks PEARL by OT® eSE in Z11miniS and Z17mini Smartphones to Enable Secure NFC Transport... COLOMBES, France -Thursday, May 11th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OT (Oberthur Technologies), a leading global provider of embedded security software products and services, today announces that nubia Mobile embarks PEARL by OT® embedded Secure Element (eSE), in their recently released Z11miniS and Z17mini smartphones. Thanks to OT’s eSE,...

Programmatic Direct at OpenX Grows Over 500% LOS ANGELES & NEW YORK -Thursday, May 11th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- OpenX, a global leader in creating programmatic advertising marketplaces, today announced significant growth in its programmatic direct business. OpenX programmatic direct revenue grew over 500% year-over-year and saw the addition of over 200 new publishers in the same time...

YuppTV Launches “Mini Theatre” to Premier New Movie Releases for Indian Expats Globally  NEW DELHI -Thursday, May 11th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The global OTT leader in the South-Asian content, YuppTV, announced the launch of its new platform, Mini Theatre. YuppTV makes new movies available on the Mini Theatre platform on the first day or the following weekend of theatrical release, even in geographies where the movie...

Takeda Reports FY2016 Full Year Results and Issues FY2017 Guidance  OSAKA, Japan -Thursday, May 11th 2017 [ar] [fr]

Driving profitable growth with FY2016 results exceeding guidance Underlying results: Revenue +6.9%, Core Earnings +24.2%, Core EPS +20.9% Takeda forecasts continued profitable growth in FY2017   (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502): Delivered...

Kristin Neuman to Speak About MPEG LA’s CRISPR Pool License at NewYorkBIO and AIPLA  DENVER -Thursday, May 11th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- World licensing leader MPEG LA, LLC today announced that Kristin Neuman, MPEG LA’s Executive Director of Biotechnology Licensing, will speak at NewYorkBIO’s Annual Meeting on May 11 in New York City and at the American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA) Spring...