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GE Signs $575 Million Agreement with Ministry of Transportation and Egyptian National Railways to Help Transform Rail... CHICAGO & CAIRO -Sunday, June 18th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GE (NYSE: GE) announced today that it signed a Letter of Intent with the Ministry of Transportation (MoT) and Egyptian National Railways (ENR), worth $575 million, to supply 100 GE ES30ACi Light Evolution Series Locomotives that can be used for both passengers or freight rail,...

TP-link® Launches Deco M5, the First Complete and Secure Whole-Home Wi-Fi System in the Middle East  Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, June 18th 2017 [ar]  

TP-Link Technologies Co Ltd, a global provider of SOHO, SMB networking products and wireless LAN solutions, has today announced the availability of Deco M5 Whole-Home Wi-Fi Systems. According to the vendor which manufactures a broad range of products targeted at the consumer, SOHO and SMB...

GCC BORGWARD Distributors Experience SUV’s Unparalleled Performance Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, June 18th 2017 [ar]

BORGWARD Group AG, the global automotive manufacturer, invited distributors and VIP guests from the GCC to Germany for a thrilling, once-in-a-lifetime driving adventure in BX5 and BX7 vehicles. The following local distributors were in Germany to experience first-hand the rich and innovative...

Triton Aviation Finance Announces Filing of Petition for Approval of Trustees’ Proposed Plan of Resolution SAN FRANCISCO -Saturday, June 17th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Triton Aviation Finance, a Delaware statutory trust (“TAF”), announced today that it has filed a petition with the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware (the “Chancery Court”), Case Number 2017-0454, in which it has requested, among other things, that the Chancery...

The Estée Lauder Companies Invests in DECIEM, the Abnormal Beauty Company NEW YORK -Saturday, June 17th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) announced today that it has invested in DECIEM, a fast-growing, vertically integrated multi-brand company, driven by a consumer-centric focus that is already impacting the world of beauty. Terms of the investment were not...

Murex Awarded “Best Integrated Treasury and Capital Markets Platform Implementation” of the Year HONG KONG -Friday, June 16th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Murex, a global leader in trading, risk management and processing solutions, is pleased to announce it has been awarded “Financial Markets Technology Implementation of the Year – Best Integrated Treasury and Capital Markets Platform Implementation” during the Asian Banker...

IBC Addresses Technological Opportunities and Threats with the Launch Of C-Tech Forum LONDON -Friday, June 16th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IBC announces today the launch of the C-Tech Forum, a series of exclusive invitation-only micro events for C-level executives within media and broadcasting, held over two days. Designed to reflect the changing nature of the media and entertainment industry and converging...

Naseba Facilitates GCC’s First ‘Series A’ Enterprise Blockchain Capital Raise Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, June 15th 2017

US-headquartered loyalty and rewards platform, Loyyal, has secured the GCC’s first ‘series A’ enterprise grade blockchain capital raise. Built on blockchain and smart contract technology, Loyyal has revolutionized how loyalty programmes are run and rewards delivered. The deal was...

NIKE, Inc. Announces New Consumer Direct Offense: A Faster Pipeline to Serve Consumers Personally, At Scale BEAVERTON, Ore. -Thursday, June 15th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NIKE, Inc. (NYSE: NKE) today introduced the Consumer Direct Offense, a new company alignment that allows Nike to better serve the consumer personally, at scale. Leveraging the power of digital, Nike will drive growth—by accelerating innovation and product creation, moving...

Orange Central African Republic and SES Networks Partner to Reinforce Connectivity in Country BANGUI, Central African Republic & LUXEMBOURG -Thursday, June 15th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)--SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) and Orange Central African Republic, a leading provider of corporate telecommunications and one of the largest mobile and internet services operators, announced today an agreement to provide connectivity services in the Central African...

Merck Becomes Member of the Worldwide Innovative Network in Personalized Cancer Medicine - WIN Consortium (Paris) PARIS & DARMSTADT, Germany -Thursday, June 15th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Worldwide Innovative Network in Personalized Cancer Medicine - WIN Consortium proudly announces today that Merck, which operates its biopharmaceutical business as EMD Serono in the U.S. and Canada, becomes a member of the WIN Consortium. WIN is a network of 40 academic...

Groupe ADP Launches Global Innovation Contest to Imagine the Airport Experience of the Future PARIS -Thursday, June 15th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Groupe ADP is launching the global challenge "Play Your Airport". This open innovation initiative will allow students, businesses, travellers and the group's employees to reinvent the airport experience with one common goal: creating the airport of the future. "The diversity...

Brazil Approves AerSafe™ For Boeing 737 Classic Series Aircraft To Comply With Fuel Tank Flammability Reduction... CORAL GABLES, Fla. -Thursday, June 15th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AerSale® announced today that the National Civil Aviation Agency of Brazil (ANAC) has approved a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) for installation of its AerSafe system on the Boeing 737 CL series aircraft (ST03589NY) in compliance with the Fuel Tank Flammability Reduction...

SERMO Announces Massive Global Expansion, Now Available in More Than 150 Countries  NEW YORK -Thursday, June 15th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SERMO – the largest global social network for physicians that is revolutionizing medical crowdsourcing – today furthered its goal of uniting doctors worldwide by expanding to more than 150 countries. In recent years, SERMO has fundamentally changed the way physicians share...

SolderPlus Dispensing Paste from Nordson EFD Provides a More Reliable, Convenient Solution for RFID Bonding... EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. -Thursday, June 15th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nordson EFD, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), the world’s leading precision fluid dispensing systems manufacturer, offers a new SolderPlus® dispensing paste formula to improve bond reliability in RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) tags, dual interface (DI) smart cards,...

The SmartStream RDU Steams Ahead with a Fully Integrated Reference Data Service for MiFID II LONDON -Wednesday, June 14th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The SmartStream Reference Data Utility (RDU), founded by Goldman Sachs, JPMorgan Chase, Morgan Stanley and SmartStream, today announced a new Markets in Financial Instruments Directive II (MiFID II) reference data service, enabling financial organisations to more easily meet...

Boehringer Ingelheim presents phase III results demonstrating clinical equivalence of adalimumab biosimilar candidate to... INGELHEIM, Germany & MADRID -Wednesday, June 14th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim announced today results from the pivotal Phase III VOLTAIRE®-RA1 study, confirming that its adalimumab biosimilar candidate BI 695501 and HUMIRA®* have similar efficacy, safety and immunogenicity in patients with moderately-to-severely active rheumatoid...

ALTV.com Reveals Hit Show ‘Girls Social Experiment’ to New Audiences in Egypt, Jordan, Turkey and Morocco... CAIRO -Wednesday, June 14th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ALTV.com, one of the fastest growing free streaming services recently launched in the Middle East and North Africa, is to air eight special Ramadan-focused episodes of ‘Social Experiment’, a spin off series from the hit show ‘Girls Social Experiment’. The hidden...

Phase 2a Safety and Efficacy Data Support Further Development of Oral CC-220 in Patients with Lupus  BOUDRY, Switzerland -Wednesday, June 14th 2017  

Results presented at the Annual European Congress of Rheumatology (EULAR) 2017 (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celgene International Sàrl, a wholly owned subsidiary of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG), today announced results from the phase 2a SLE-001 trial evaluating CC-220, the Company's...

Pimodivir Alone or in Combination with Oseltamivir Demonstrated a Significant Reduction in Viral Load in Adults with... SHANGHAI -Wednesday, June 14th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Janssen) today announced results from the Phase 2b Topaz Trial which demonstrated that treatment with pimodivir (JNJ-63623872) significantly decreased viral load over seven days versus placebo, in adult patients with acute, uncomplicated seasonal...