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Essel Group Middle East: Technical Update on Processing of Acquired Seismic Data on Block 2A, Kenya NAIROBI, Kenya -Thursday, March 9th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Essel Group Middle East (“EGME”) and Simba Energy Inc. (“Simba”) (TSX Venture: SMB) (Frankfurt: GDA) (OTCBB: SMBZF) are pleased to announce that the 2D seismic acquisition programme on Block 2A in Wajir, Kenya has been successfully completed. The survey, which was...

Call for IBC2017 Innovation Awards Entries is Open!  LONDON -Thursday, March 9th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IBC is delighted to announce that submissions for its prestigious Innovation Awards have now opened. The awards recognise highly effective and dynamic solutions to real-world challenges as well as innovative solutions developed in partnership between manufacturers and end...

Record-Breaking Year for GSMA Mobile World Congress as 108,000 Attend Industry’s Premier Event BARCELONA, Spain -Thursday, March 9th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 2017 edition of Mobile World Congress attracted a record 108,000 visitors*, an increase of 7 per cent over the previous year, the GSMA reported today as the show came to a close. Visitors from 208 countries and territories worldwide attended this year’s event, held at the...

Arthur D. Little urges media companies to consolidate and integrate content creation London -Thursday, March 9th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Arthur D. Little (ADL) today announced the findings of its five-year forecast of the financial flows within the global media marketplace. It predicts that markets will continue to see a rush of consolidation and vertical integration among traditional media companies as offline...

O3b Networks Delivers Fiber-like Connectivity to Africa Cup of Nations Matches in Gabon in Record Time ST. HELIER, Jersey, Channel Islands -Wednesday, March 8th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- O3b Networks, a wholly owned subsidiary of SES, today announced the company’s high performance satellite-enabled network transformed the match-day experience for tens of thousands of football fans during the just-concluded Africa Cup of Nations. The O3b service was deployed...

Bentley Systems Issues Call for Submissions to the 2017 Be Inspired Awards for BIM Advancements in Infrastructure EXTON, Pa. -Wednesday, March 8th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bentley Systems, Incorporated, a leading global provider of comprehensive software solutions for advancing infrastructure, today announced its call for submissions to the 2017 Be Inspired Awards program. The awards, which are judged by independent juries of industry...

Philip Morris International (PMI) Listed among 100 Top Patent Filers by the European Patent Office LAUSANNE, Switzerland -Wednesday, March 8th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The European Patent Office (EPO) published today its Annual Report including the list of top 100 patent applicants for 2016, with Philip Morris International Inc. (“PMI”) (NYSE / Euronext Paris: PM) ranked 63rd. PMI is the only tobacco company on the list. PMI is...

OT Delivers a Full eSIM Solution for Windows 10 to Revolutionize Laptop and Notebook Connectivity COLOMBES, France -Tuesday, March 7th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OT (Oberthur Technologies), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions, today announced the availability of a full GSMA Consumer Phase 2 eSIM (embedded SIM) solution validated for Microsoft Windows 10. This solution is set to...

Mobile World Congress 2017: Sagemcom to Present Open and Multi-Purpose LoRa™ Sensors  RUEIL-MALMAISON, France -Monday, March 6th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- These brand new sensors can be customized accordingly to customers' use cases, thanks to embedded accelerometer, thermometer and barometer. Easy customization and tuning enable allow any service operator and application provider to design new services. In compliance with...

Oral OTEZLA® (Apremilast) Demonstrated Significant Improvement versus Placebo in Trial of Patients with Moderate... SUMMIT, N.J. -Monday, March 6th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) today announced that results from its phase 4 UNVEIL trial evaluating OTEZLA® (apremilast), the Company's oral, selective inhibitor of phosphodiesterase 4 (PDE4), in patients with moderate plaque psoriasis with a body surface area (BSA) of...

‘Mobilité Francophone’ Stream to help French-speaking professionals to get Canadian Permanent... Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Friday, March 3rd 2017 [ar]

All French-speaking skilled workers and professionals have a golden chance of getting Canadian permanent residency. The goal of the International Mobility Program stream is to attract skilled francophone workers to Canada. The Mobilité Francophone stream exempts employers from the Labour...

Celgene to Present New Data from Clinical Trials on Oral OTEZLA® (apremilast) at American Academy of Dermatology... SUMMIT, N.J. -Friday, March 3rd 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) today announced that findings from ongoing clinical trials of OTEZLA® (apremilast), the Company's oral, selective inhibitor of phosphodiesterase 4 (PDE4), conducted in patients with moderate or moderate to severe plaque psoriasis, and in...

Wipro Positioned as a “Leader” in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for SAP® Application Services, EMEA BANGALORE, India & EAST BRUNSWICK, N.J. -Friday, March 3rd 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today announced that it has been positioned as a “Leader” in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for SAP® Application Services, EMEA. The...

GSMA Congratulates Winners of the 2017 Global Mobile Awards BARCELONA, Spain -Friday, March 3rd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today congratulates all winners of the 2017 Glomo Awards. Glomo Award hosts, TV presenters Suzi Perry and Ortis Deley, announced the awards during a series of ceremonies and Mobile World Live TV presentations throughout the week at the GSMA Mobile World Congress in...

Presta Bist Telecoms Signs Agreement to Significantly Increase Capacity with O3b ST. HELIER, Jersey -Friday, March 3rd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- O3b Networks, a wholly owned subsidiary of SES, today announced that its customer, Presta Bist Telecoms, has signed an agreement to significantly increase its contracted capacity in response to rising demand for reliable, high-speed broadband in the Republic of Chad. This...

Boehringer Ingelheim expands collaboration with Vanderbilt University to tackle some of the most difficult-to-treat... INGELHEIM, Germany -Thursday, March 2nd 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim announced today a new collaboration with Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee. The multi-year program complements an already existing collaboration by focusing on the research and development of small molecule compounds targeting the protein SOS (Son...

Andersen Tax & Legal Debuts in Spain  SAN FRANCIS -Thursday, March 2nd 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Tax & Legal makes its debut in Spain this week as the Spanish member firm of Andersen Global, Global Abogados, officially adopts the Andersen name and will now operate as Andersen Tax & Legal in Spain. Andersen Tax & Legal in Spain joins several other Andersen Global...

New Coalition Forms to Drive Leadership in Strategic Initiative Management BOSTON -Thursday, March 2nd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Agile Alliance, The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), and Project Management Institute (PMI), today announced the formation of a coalition dedicated to becoming the leading authority on strategic initiative management with the aim of helping enterprises reduce the failure rate of...

Morrow Sodali Annual Institutional Investor Survey 2017 LONDON -Thursday, March 2nd 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Better disclosure of Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) practices, increased access to board members, disclosure of a board skills matrix, a robust board evaluation process and pay for performance are among the key areas of concern to global institutional investors...

4G Connections in Latin America More Than Doubled in a Year, Reveals New GSMA Intelligence Data BARCELONA, Spain -Thursday, March 2nd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The number of 4G connections in Latin America more than doubled last year, according to the latest GSMA Intelligence data. The growth rate was almost twice the global average and was driven by ongoing investment in 4G networks and services by mobile operators in the...