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REDAVIA Opens New Office in Ghana  MUNICH & ACCRA, Ghana -Wednesday, July 5th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- REDAVIA, a global market leader of cost-effective rental solar power for businesses and communities, has opened its first office and legal entity in Accra, the capital of Ghana, to accommodate its growth plans and leverage West Africa’s manifold business opportunities. The...

Andersen Tax Debuts in Africa  SAN FRANCISCO -Wednesday, July 5th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Tax makes its debut in Africa as the former Partners of WTS ADEBIYI & Associates, a tax firm based in Nigeria, adopt the Andersen name. The firm, which joined as a collaborating firm in May of 2017, has locations in both Lagos and Abuja. This week they become a member...

R&B Singer Goapele and Black & Sexy TV/BET Stars to Visit South Africa for “Town Hall” Discussions... JOHANNESBURG -Wednesday, July 5th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) – the largest HIV/AIDS organisation in the world – will be bringing a delegation of young American activists and celebrities to South Africa – Johannesburg and Durban – to engage and exchange information with the youth on matters...

RAK Properties Boasts New Addition to Its Diverse Portfolio Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, July 5th 2017 [ar]  

Leading property development and tourism infrastructure firm RAK Properties has announced the delivery of Bermuda Villas, its latest residential development in Mina Al Arab. The villas, the latest edition to the company’s already diverse property portfolio, was developed to help meet the...

Arzan Wealth Advises on Acquisition of Grade A Single-Tenant Portfolio in USA Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, July 4th 2017 [ar]  

Arzan Wealth (DIFC) Limited (‘Arzan Wealth’), a Dubai-based advisory firm regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority, is pleased to announce that it has advised on the acquisition of a Grade A, Single-Tenant Portfolio in the US. The Portfolio consists of 6 single-tenant...

GSMA Reports Record Attendance for Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2017 HONG KONG -Tuesday, July 4th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today reported that nearly 67,500 unique visitors1 from 104 countries and territories attended the 2017 GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai, held 28 June – 1 July in Shanghai. The four-day event attracted executives from the industry’s largest and most...

Panasonic Signs First Pan-EMEA Distribution Agreement with Nuvias For IP Phone Handsets  LONDON -Tuesday, July 4th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Business has appointed Nuvias as its first pan-EMEA distributor for its range of business IP phone handsets. This marks a major vote of confidence in the recently-formed Nuvias Unified Communications Practice and is an important addition to Nuvias’ growing portfolio...

Panasonic to Live Stream EVOLTA Robot's Challenge on 1,000m Fjord Vertical Climb TOKYO -Tuesday, July 4th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation is taking on one of the toughest challenges for its EVOLTA Robot on July 7, 2017. The company will be rolling out a demonstration experiment where a robot powered by dry cell batteries, "EVOLTA NEO," will attempt a 1,000m fjord vertical climb at Lysefjord,...

Rivoli Group AG Under New Management ZURICH -Tuesday, July 4th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mourad Malloul takes over the management of the Swiss investment group, Rivoli Group AG. He was unanimously appointed president of the Group in a resolution of the general meeting of 3 May 2017. Mourad Malloul, the new president, will be supported by a 14-strong expert team on...

Sanjeev Nanda, Special Guest at Billionaire Mansion's First Anniversary  DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, July 4th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Billionaire Mansion is a preferred party location in Dubai catering to the rich & famous and A-list crowd from within the UAE and around the world. Billionaire Mansion, created by the Billionaire Life Group and the first of its kind in Dubai, was brought into Taj Dubai by...

Klöckner Pentaplast Completes Acquisition of LINPAC Group MONTABAUR, Germany -Monday, July 3rd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Klöckner Pentaplast Group (“kp”), announces the successful completion of the acquisition of LINPAC Senior Holdings Limited and its direct and indirect subsidiaries. LINPAC is a prominent film producer and converter for food packaging in Europe. The transaction...

ABB Acquires KEYMILE’s Communication Networks Business to Strengthen Digital Grid Portfolio and Software Focus ZURICH -Monday, July 3rd 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABB today announced it has agreed to acquire the mission-critical communication business of the KEYMILE Group to strengthen its communication networks portfolio. The acquisition will bring with it key products, software and service solutions, as well as research and development...

BORGWARD Announces Ambitious Plans to Enter the Gulf Countries Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, July 3rd 2017 [ar]

BORGWARD Group AG, the global automotive manufacturer, has unveiled plans for market entry into the Gulf countries. The company has conducted intensive market research and will be launching two luxury vehicles, a revolutionary buying experience and expects to meet ambitious sales goals. The plan...

Ferring Appoints Lars Peter Brunse to Executive Board SAINT-PREX, Switzerland -Monday, July 3rd 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ferring Pharmaceuticals announced today that Lars Peter Brunse has been appointed Executive Vice President and Chief Production Officer, and made a member of the Ferring Executive Board, effective immediately. Lars Peter Brunse joined Ferring as Associate Director Technical...

ISIT Offer Adaptive Security Solution as Long-Term Answer to Ransomware Like WannaCry and Petya Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, July 3rd 2017 [ar]  

The latest ransomware attack known as “Petya” paralyzed many organizations in Europe and the US. This is the second worldwide ransomware attack in the past two months, and we believe these attacks will only increase in frequency and become more sophisticated. The continuous string of attacks...

SACSCOC Grants AURAK Candidacy Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, July 2nd 2017 [ar] [fr]  

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC), has granted candidacy status to the American University of Ras Al Khaimah. The announcement follows a visit from a candidacy committee from the commission in February, in which a team of eight reviewers from...

BenQ Launches its Ultra-Short Throw Home Cinema Projector Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, July 2nd 2017 [ar]  

Global No.1 DLP Projector Brand BenQ introduces its latest home cinema projector W1600UST with Ultra-short throw projection; a brand-new way for families to enjoy an expansive big-screen entertainment experience untethered by conventional limitations of LED TVs. Powered by ultra-short throw...

Spirent Supports New H3C in Industry’s Highest Density 100 Gigabit Ethernet Data Center Switch Performance Test BEIJING -Friday, June 30th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Spirent Communications, Plc (LSE: SPT), the industry leader in Ethernet test and measurement, announced today the successful support of New H3C in the industry’s highest density 100G data center switch test ever conducted. The test, completed by Spirent Communications and the...

Asus Selects OT-Morpho’s eSIM for the First Microsoft Windows 10 Tablet Computer Compliant with GSMA... PARIS -Friday, June 30th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OT-Morpho, a world leader in digital security and identification technologies, today announced that ASUS has selected its embedded SIM (eSIM) to enable cellular connectivity for the new ASUS Transformer Mini, a hybrid tablet computer running with Windows 10 that will be...

Cable’s First Live Pay-Per-View Sports Event in Ultra HD Delivered by iN DEMAND with SES Video  LUXEMBOURG -Thursday, June 29th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) today announced the successful delivery of iN DEMAND and cable’s first 4K live Pay-Per-View (PPV) sports event broadcast, Bellator NYC: Sonnen vs Silva Mixed Martial Arts, over the SES Ultra HD distribution platform. On June 24, bouts...