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Top Management Resources Group (TMR) launches ‘Career Transition Strategy & Guidance Program’ for Senior... Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, May 17th 2017  

Top Management Resources Group (TMR) have announced the launch of a dedicated ‘Career Transition Strategy & Guidance Program’. The program has been developed specifically for senior executives & managers, and is being used by employers to provide additional support for senior level...

Fetchr Secures $41 Million In Series B Funding Led By New Enterprise Associates, To Continue Disrupting The Traditional... Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, May 16th 2017 [ar]  

Fetchr, a delivery-business and consumer technology app dedicated to disrupting shipping by eliminating the need for a traditional address, using its patented mobile technology solutions, today announced that it has raised $41 million in a Series B financing round led by New Enterprise...

OpenLink Launches the First Comprehensive Trading, Treasury and Risk Cloud Platform  LONDON & NEW YORK & SINGAPORE -Tuesday, May 16th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OpenLink, the global leader in trading, treasury and risk management solutions for the energy, commodities, corporate and financial services industries, today announced the launch of OpenLink Cloud – the world’s first and most comprehensive enterprise Cloud platform for...

Boehringer Ingelheim strengthens early science portfolio through comprehensive multifaceted partnership with Peking... INGELHEIM, Germany & BEIJING, China -Tuesday, May 16th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim and Peking University (PKU) today announced an ambitious strategic partnership with the aim of jointly advancing early science innovation across a range of areas of high medical need. The partnership will implement a multifaceted collaboration model that...

Peter Bodin named Global CEO-elect of Grant Thornton  LONDON -Tuesday, May 16th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Peter Bodin will lead Grant Thornton International Ltd (GTIL), the global entity of one of the world’s leading professional services networks with 47,000 people at member firms in over 130 countries, it was announced today. Bodin, the former CEO of Grant Thornton Sweden, will...

Agatha's Content Management Cloud for Life-Sciences and Healthcare Accelerates Its Global Expansion  TOKYO -Tuesday, May 16th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Agatha Inc. today announced the acceleration of the global expansion of Agatha’s Quality and Content Management Cloud Service for the Life-sciences and Healthcare (http://agathalife.com). Agatha further enters into the global market after a track record of successful clients...

International Fund for Houbara Conservation Receives Honorary Award at Fes Meknes Economic Forum in Morocco ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, May 16th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

The International Fund for Houbara Conservation (IFHC) received an honorary award at the Fes Meknes Economic Forum that was held for the first time this year between May 10th to 12th in Fes, Morocco and organized by the Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Services of Fes Meknes. The Fund was...

QIHAN Unveils Multi-service Platform System for Sanbot Robot  SHENZHEN, China -Tuesday, May 16th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- QIHAN Technology Company (QIHAN), a Chinese company focused on innovations in robotics, AI and video analysis, announced today a Multi-service Platform System (MPS) for Sanbot, its intelligent, cloud-enabled humanoid robot. The MPS solution is a centralized management system...

SES Industry Days Opens its Tenth Edition Focused on Innovating Video Delivery LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, May 16th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today the opening of its annual Industry Days conference. The event, rebranded into “iD17” and taking place on 16 and 17 May at Luxembourg Congress, is focusing on the theme “Innovating Video Delivery” for its tenth...

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...

LG and SES to Demonstrate 4K High Frame Rate Technology at SES Industry Days  LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, May 16th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) and LG Electronics (LG) will demonstrate OLED TV’s cutting-edge 4K High Frame Rate (HFR) broadcast at the tenth SES Industry Days conference in Luxembourg on 16 and 17 May. The 4K HFR content will be transmitted live via an ASTRA...

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...

Kennedy Wilson Announces Sale of 130,000 Sq Ft Office Building to J.P. Morgan as First Occupier at Its Capital Dock... BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. & DUBLIN -Monday, May 15th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global real estate investment company Kennedy Wilson (NYSE:KW), in a joint venture with Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited and the National Asset Management Agency (‘NAMA’) today announces that J.P. Morgan Bank (Ireland) plc (‘J.P. Morgan’) is to become the first major...

The Djibouti Data Center (DDC) and Hurricane Electric Expand Internet Connectivity and Enhance End User Experience in... DJIBOUTI CITY, Djibouti -Monday, May 15th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hurricane Electric has strengthened its global network with new regional network connectivity in Africa by establishing a new point of presence (PoP) at the Djibouti Data Center (DDC), bolstering its ongoing commitment to the economic development of the region through the...

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...