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We Have Cookies: DoubleTree by Hilton Embraces its Warm Cookie Welcome by Serving Up First-Ever Global Cookbook MCLEAN, Va. -Thursday, March 16th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- For those who believe balanced diet is a cookie in each hand, DoubleTree by Hilton, one of Hilton’s (NYSE: HLT) 14 market-leading brands, has perfected the recipe … make that recipes. To celebrate reaching a milestone of 500 hotels worldwide, the upscale brand known...

SIAE MICROELETTRONICA Wins Vodafone Supplier Award MILAN -Thursday, March 16th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SIAE MICROELETTRONICA today announced that it received the award for ‘Health and Safety’ from Vodafone Group, during the recent 2016 Vodafone annual Supplier Awards ceremony. The Vodafone Supplier Awards recognise companies that have performed outstandingly in...

QNB Group: India Reforms to Support Growth after Demonetisation Doha, Qatar -Wednesday, March 15th 2017  

According to the report,  it is expecting real GDP growth to accelerate to 7.4% in 2017/18 as spending rebounds from the shock of demonetisation; in 2018/19 and 2019/20 growth should fade slightly on fiscal consolidation. Successful implementation of important reforms should support investment...

Ascend Performance Materials Announces Global Price Increase for All Vydyne® Brand Polymers and... HOUSTON -Wednesday, March 15th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials announced today a global price increase for all of its Vydyne® branded polymers and compounds. The price increase takes effect April 1, or as contracts allow and includes the following price...

Ferring collaborates with ICF on development of a potential new treatment for anal fissures with a focus on improving... SAINT-PREX, Switzerland -Wednesday, March 15th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ferring Pharmaceuticals and Brazil-based Instituto de Ciências Farmacêuticas (ICF) today announced a research collaboration aimed at developing a mucoadhesive rectal delivery system to treat anal fissures and to improve quality of care for patients with inflammatory bowel...

First Fibroblast Injection Performed in SpinalCyte’s Landmark Trial for Spinal Disc Regeneration HOUSTON -Wednesday, March 15th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SpinalCyte, LLC, a Texas-based tissue engineering technology company focused on the regrowth of the spinal disc nucleus using human dermal fibroblasts, announced the first injection of fibroblasts for the regeneration of the spinal disc. CybroCell is the first dermal fibroblast...

Superior Essex and Furukawa Complete European Joint Venture Establishment ATLANTA & BAD AROLSEN, Germany & TOKYO -Wednesday, March 15th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Essex Magnet Wire, a division of Superior Essex Inc., and Furukawa Electric Co., LTD. (“Furukawa Electric”) today announced the establishment of a joint venture to provide high-voltage winding wire (HVW) to the European automotive industry. The new HVW will provide the...

Toshiba Wins Better Buys 2017 Innovative Product of the Year Award TOKYO -Wednesday, March 15th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Tec Corporation (TOKYO: 6588) announced its latest trio of color e-STUDIO multifunction printers (MFPs) have earned Better Buys 2017 Innovative Product of the Year Award. Toshiba's e-STUDIO7506AC series' premier hardware, software and exceptional value impressed the...

SES-15 Arrives at Kourou for Launch Onboard Soyuz LUXEMBOURG -Wednesday, March 15th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that the SES-15 satellite has arrived at the European space Center in Kourou, French Guiana, in preparation for its launch by a Soyuz vehicle in April 2017. Designed and manufactured by Boeing, SES-15 will carry a hybrid...

Panasonic to Unveil "Electronics Meets Crafts:" at Milano Salone 2017  MILAN & OSAKA, Japan -Wednesday, March 15th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation will take part in Milano Salone 2017, to be held in Milan, Italy, from April 4 to 9, 2017. This year, Panasonic will present at the Accademia di Belle Arti di Brera, an exceptional installation and various design products, showcasing state-of-the-art...

BOARD 10.1 Brings Business into the Cognitive Space CHIASSO, Switzerland & BOSTON -Tuesday, March 14th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BOARD International, the world’s leading supplier of Decision Making software for enterprises, today announced availability of BOARD 10.1, the new release of its all-in-one platform for Business Intelligence, Enterprise Performance Management and Predictive...

Fenergo Signs First Spanish Banking Client for Client Lifecycle Management Technology DUBLIN -Tuesday, March 14th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fenergo, the leading provider of Client Lifecycle Management software solutions for investment, corporate and private banks, has announced its foray into Spain by providing its flagship software platform to a major European bank to ensure lifecycle compliance with a broad range...

Seoli Innovations launches “smart glass” in Middle East Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, March 14th 2017 [ar]

Inaugurating its office in Dubai, Seoli Innovations revealed its smart glass products catering to developers, home owners, hospitals and industry professionals, allowing them to adopt energy and cost efficient solutions that transform their spaces into flexible and smart living or work...

Saudi Telecom Company (STC) Collaborates with OT (Oberthur Technologies) and Huawei to Pioneer Solutions around eSIM... COLOMBES, France -Tuesday, March 14th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Saudi Telecom Company (STC), the largest ICT services provider in the MENA* Region, OT (Oberthur Technologies), a leading global provider of embedded security software products and services, and Huawei, a leading global ICT solutions provider, have teamed up to pioneer the...

Ethisphere Announces 124 Companies to Make the 2017 World’s Most Ethical Companies List NEW YORK -Tuesday, March 14th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, today announced 124 companies spanning five continents, 19 countries and 52 industry sectors as the 2017 World’s Most Ethical Companies® honorees. Since 2007,...

SES Cooperates with Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, March 14th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that it has signed a partnership agreement with the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST). The new cooperation framework with LIST complements the existing SES partnership agreement with the...

DXB Wows Passengers with the World’s Fastest Free Airport Wi-Fi Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, March 14th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

Dubai Airports has unleashed the world’s fastest free wi-fi connection at an airport to millions of passengers that travel through DXB each month. Aptly named WOW-Fi, the service provides internet connection up to a staggering 100mbps surpassing all other airports. This follows Dubai...

Global Obesity Has Reached Pandemic Levels, According to New Report by Aetna International LONDON -Monday, March 13th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Urgent action is required to limit the global fallout from rising obesity levels, according to a report published today by Aetna International, one of the world’s leading health insurance providers. Aetna International combined data from the World Health Organisation...

Versum Materials Receives TSMC Excellent Performance Award TEMPE, Ariz. -Monday, March 13th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Versum Materials, Inc. (NYSE: VSM), a leading materials supplier to the semiconductor industry, announced today it received the “Excellent Performance Award” by the world’s largest dedicated semiconductor foundry, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company...

Retail Visitors Up in 2016, Records Sàvant Data System (SDS) Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, March 13th 2017 [ar]  

Unperturbed by the fall in oil prices and global economic uncertainties, the number of retail visitors has gone up significantly in the UAE according to a market study conducted by Sàvant Data System, a leading solutions and services company providing business intelligence (BI) to the retail...