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Huawei Selects OT’s eSIM To Connect HUAWEI WATCH 2  COLOMBES, France -Tuesday, April 4th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- OT (Oberthur Technologies), a leading global provider of embedded security software products and services, today announces that Huawei has chosen OT for the worldwide deployment of OT’s DakOTa v4.0, the first eSIM (embedded SIM) compliant with GSMA Phase II standards in...

Ascend Performance Materials Names Phil McDivitt CEO HOUSTON -Tuesday, April 4th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials announced today that company president and chief operating officer Phil McDivitt has assumed the title of president, chief executive officer and member of the board of directors. Ascend’s former CEO Frederic M. (Fred) Poses will retire and step...

ABB to Acquire B&R ZURICH -Tuesday, April 4th 2017

Acquisition of B&R (Bernecker + Rainer Industrie-Elektronik GmbH) will close ABB’s historic gap in machine and factory automation Creating a uniquely comprehensive automation portfolio for customers globally B&R is a proven innovation leader in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC),...

Andersen Global Expands Presence in Israel With Yaron-Eldar SAN FRANCISCO -Tuesday, April 4th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global is proud to announce an enhanced presence in Israel by way of a collaboration agreement with Yaron-Eldar, Paller, Schwartz & Co., a law firm with locations in Tel Aviv and Haifa specializing in all aspects of taxation law, both in Israel and internationally. The...

Ferring Appoints Dominic Moorhead as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer SAINT-PREX, Switzerland -Monday, April 3rd 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ferring Pharmaceuticals announced today that Dominic Moorhead has been appointed as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective 1st July 2017. Moorhead succeeds Peter Wilden, who joined Ferring 25 years ago and was one of the original members of the Group...

Sartorius Acquires Software Company Umetrics and Closes the Acquisition of Essen BioScience GOETTINGEN, Germany -Monday, April 3rd 2017

Sartorius acquires leading company for bioprocess data analytics software Successful completion of the acquisition of Essen BioScience Financial targets raised for fiscal 2017 (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sartorius (FWB:SRT), a leading international partner of the biopharmaceutical industry and...

Acelity Introduces V.A.C. VERAFLO CLEANSE CHOICE™ Dressing  SAN ANTONIO -Saturday, April 1st 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Acelity, a global advanced wound care company, today announced the global launch of the V.A.C. VERAFLO CLEANSE CHOICE™ Dressing, providing clinicians with a novel, adjunctive non-surgical option that may help clean large complex wounds when complete surgical debridement is...

Philip Morris International (PMI) Files Premarket Tobacco Product Application for its Electronically Heated Tobacco... LAUSANNE, Switzerland -Friday, March 31st 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International Inc. (“PMI”) (NYSE / Euronext Paris: PM) submitted a Premarket Tobacco Product Application (PMTA) for its Electronically Heated Tobacco Product (EHTP) to the US Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) Center for Tobacco Products. This is...

Panasonic to Establish US-based Division, Panasonic Media Entertainment Company OSAKA, Japan -Friday, March 31st 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation today announced that Panasonic Corporation of North America has established a new sales division, Panasonic Media Entertainment Company, that will specialize in serving the needs of the sports and entertainment industries. Officially launching on April 1,...

Takeda Announces Ricardo Marek as New President of Emerging Markets Business Unit SINGAPORE -Thursday, March 30th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceuticals Company Limited (“Takeda”), announced today that Ricardo Marek has been appointed as the President of the Emerging Markets Business Unit (EM BU), based in Singapore, effective April 1, 2017. In his new role he will lead all business operations across...

Olleros Abogados Joins Andersen Global SAN FRANCISCO -Thursday, March 30th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global welcomes the addition of Olleros Abogados, a Spanish firm with locations in both Madrid and Valencia. They will join Andersen Global as a member firm, officially adopting the Andersen name and combining forces with the existing Barcelona team with whom they...

Grimaldi’s Pizzeria Announces International Development Agreement for Expansion into United Arab Emirates SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -Thursday, March 30th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Grimaldi’s Pizzeria announced today, the company plans to expand internationally by opening five of its world-famous, coal-fired, brick-oven pizzerias in the United Arab Emirates over the next five years. Partnering with Tablez Food Company to ensure a seamless expansion,...

Takeda’s Dengue Vaccine Candidate Elicited Broad Immune Responses in Children and Adolescents Living in... OSAKA, Japan -Thursday, March 30th 2017

- Analysis showed two doses of the vaccine candidate induced antibody responses against all four types of dengue virus in a large population of participants ages two through 17 - No safety concerns were observed, further supporting the vaccine candidate’s safety profile (BUSINESS WIRE)--...

Arthur D. Little Predicts How Future Mobility Solutions Will Affect Automotive OEMs LONDON -Wednesday, March 29th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Arthur D. Little (ADL) today released a new study, “The Future of Automotive Mobility.” Based on a global survey of 6,500 participants, including customers, industry players and regulators, the report examines how the megatrends of electric mobility, car sharing and...

ThinkMarkets Cuts Latency in UAE by 25% on Global Financial Markets Trading  LONDON -Tuesday, March 28th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ThinkMarkets, a leading financial services provider of forex, CFDs and financial spread betting has enhanced its ThinkTrader mobile trading app through the implementation of Neumob’s SDK, an app acceleration framework, to significantly reduce latency for global forex and CFD...

neXgen Group Launches Vidsys CSIM platform for Smart Cities VIENNA, Va. & DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, March 28th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vidsys, the leading global software technology manufacturer of Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) and Converged Security and Information Management (CSIM) software, today announced that neXgen Group, a leading smart city advisory and managed services provider based...

GSMA Announces Speakers for Mobile 360 Series – West Africa LONDON -Tuesday, March 28th 2017 [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)--The GSMA today announced the first speakers for the 2017 Mobile 360 Series – West Africa conference, which will take place 27 April at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Abidjan Airport in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire. Additionally, MTN has been confirmed as Platinum Sponsor for the event and...

Regulators to address international spectrum issues at DSA Global Summit as policy makers look to define universal... CAPE TOWN, South Africa -Monday, March 27th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulators from around the world are set to attend the fifth annual Dynamic Spectrum Alliance Global Summit, to continue discussions on effective spectrum management and the role of dynamic spectrum access in enabling new connectivity solutions. The Summit, which will take...

Papa John’s Continues International Expansion, Announces Opening In Casablanca, Morocco LOUISVILLE, Ky. -Monday, March 27th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Papa John’s International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA), continues its global growth with the opening of a new restaurant in Morocco. Papa John’s is known worldwide for its BETTER INGREDIENTS. BETTER PIZZA. brand promise and will now bring Better Pizza to Casablanca, Morocco....

Toyota and NTT Agree to Collaborate on ICT Platform R&D for Connected Cars TOKYO -Monday, March 27th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toyota Motor Corporation (Head Office: Toyota, Aichi Prefecture, Japan; President and Representative Director: Akio Toyoda; “Toyota”) and Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan; President and CEO: Hiroo Unoura; “NTT”) have...