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Sterlite Tech Strengthens Global Leadership Team  LONDON -Friday, June 23rd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sterlite Tech [BSE:532374, NSE:STRTECH], an end-to-end global technology leader in smarter digital networks, has strengthened its global leadership team with the appointment of Steve Bullock in North America and Richard Eichhorn in EMEA to lead and strengthen its business...

Etisalat Introduces BlazeOn, Based on Comptel’s FWD Solution, to Nigerian Mobile Subscribers  HELSINKI -Friday, June 23rd 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Comptel Corporation (NASDAQ OMX Helsinki: CTL1V) today announced that Etisalat Nigeria is launching its time-based mobile data solution BlazeOn, powered by Comptel’s FWD solution, in the Nigerian market. According to the Etisalat Nigeria’s Director, Consumer Segment,...

AudioCodes Signs EMEA Distribution Agreement with Nuvias LONDON -Thursday, June 22nd 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AudioCodes, the Voice and Unified Communications Networking Solutions vendor, has signed a pan-EMEA distribution agreement with fast-growing, high-value distribution business Nuvias, following the recent launch of Nuvias’ Unified Communications (UC) Practice across...

Schlumberger Recommends Stockholders Reject “Mini-Tender” Offer by TRC Capital Corporation  HOUSTON -Thursday, June 22nd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB) (“Schlumberger”) has been notified of an unsolicited “mini-tender” offer by TRC Capital Corporation (“TRC Capital”) to purchase up to 2 million shares of Schlumberger common stock, representing approximately 0.14 percent of...

Results of MSCI 2017 Market Classification Review  NEW YORK -Thursday, June 22nd 2017 [ar]

MSCI will include China A shares in the MSCI Emerging Markets Index MSCI to consult on potential inclusion of Saudi Arabia in the MSCI Emerging Markets Index MSCI delays decision on the reclassification of the MSCI Argentina and Nigeria Indexes (BUSINESS WIRE)-- MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI), a...

UAE Animal Brands Among 92 Winners of the 2017 Animalis Edition of the World Branding Awards VIENNA -Thursday, June 22nd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Animalis edition of the prestigious World Branding Awards saw 92 brands from 35 countries named “Brand of the Year” in a glittering ceremony held at the Hofburg Palace in Vienna today. The Animalis edition of the Awards focused on pet and animal brands. Animal...

Toshiba Tec Demonstrates Sustainable Business Excellence by Achieving Product Life Cycle Assessment Verification from... TOKYO -Thursday, June 22nd 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Tec Corporation (TOKYO:6588) announced today that BSI (British Standards Institution) in Japan, the business standards company, has verified Toshiba Tec’s new eco-friendly multi-functional peripheral (MFP) the e-STUDIO3508LP, e-STUDIO4508LP, e-STUDIO5008LP, and the...

Bionext Launches Biosight: an Online Platform That Will Revolutionize Pharmaceutical Research STRASBOURG, France -Thursday, June 22nd 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bionext, a bioinformatics company, announces today the launch of BioSight, an online bio-simulation platform designed for efficient identification of possible side effects of potential drug treatments on the human body. As result of fifteen years of molecular biology R&D,...

Bledsoe Telephone Cooperative Selects Nominum to Deliver a Faster, More Secure Internet REDWOOD CITY, Calif. -Thursday, June 22nd 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nominum™, the DNS-based security and services innovation leader, announced today that Bledsoe Telephone Cooperative, which provides phone, broadband internet and IPTV services to subscribers in Tennessee, has deployed the company’s industry-leading Vantio™ CacheServe DNS...

Essel Group ME Acquires Serena’s Middle East Business Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, June 22nd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Essel Group ME (“EGME”) is pleased to announce that it recently acquired Serena Middle East, the Dubai-based business of media and production company Serena. The acquisition furthers EGME’s diversified growth strategy and provides an attractive entry into the...

Selection of Preferred Bidder for the Sale of Toshiba Memory Corporation  TOKYO -Thursday, June 22nd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) hereby announces that its board of directors today resolved to select the consortium of Innovation Network Corporation of Japan, Bain Capital Private Equity LP, and Development Bank of Japan (“the Consortium”) a preferred bidder in respect...

XPRIZE Announces Teams Advancing in $15M Global Learning XPRIZE at EdTechXEurope LONDON -Thursday, June 22nd 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, XPRIZE, the world’s leader in designing and managing incentive competitions to solve humanity’s grand challenges, announced 11 semi-finalists advancing in the $15M Global Learning XPRIZE. Announced at this year’s EdTechXEurope, XPRIZE is challenging these...

Australian Automotive Manufacturing Plants Shutting Down Operations AMSTERDAM -Thursday, June 22nd 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hilco Industrial Acquisitions B.V. (www.hilcoind.com) announced today that it will lead the disposition process for a massive machinery and equipment asset sale which will effectively shut down the automobile manufacturing business on the Australian Continent. The sale comes...

KAL Launches Open Banking Technology Ahead of Europe’s PSD2 Initiative EDINBURGH, Scotland -Wednesday, June 21st 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- KAL, a world-leading provider of banking software, is delighted to announce the launch of its new open banking technology designed to help banks get ready for the upcoming Second Payment Services Directive (PSD2). PSD2 will transform the European financial sector,...

The EuroMena Funds Successfully Concluded Its Nineteenth Deal by Investing in Retail Holding a Leading Diversified... Beirut, Lebanon -Wednesday, June 21st 2017 [ar] [fr]

EuroMena is pleased to announce the acquisition of a minority stake of Retail Holding SA (the “Group”), a leading Moroccan Retailer. Proceeds of the investment will mainly be used to fund the expansion of the Group. The Group was established in the mid-80s by Mr. Zouhair Bennani,...

New data reveal high rates of stroke history in asymptomatic atrial fibrillation patients INGELHEIM, Germany -Wednesday, June 21st 2017  

Findings from global observational study, GLORIA™-AF, reinforce the high need for screening programmes1 Data presented at EHRA-EUROPACE CARDIOSTIM 2017 and selected for Highlights Session (abstract 1669)1 (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim today announced findings from...

Blurry Box, the Unbreakable Software Protection Technology KARLSRUHE, Germany -Wednesday, June 21st 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hundreds of participants from all corners of the globe have taken part in a hackers contest aimed at cracking a game protected with Blurry Box®, the pinnacle of encryption recently launched by Wibu-Systems. The outcome: No one could break the latest software protection...

Entrust Datacard Creates the Modern Authentication Solution with the Introduction of IntelliTrust Authentication... MINNEAPOLIS -Wednesday, June 21st 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Entrust Datacard, a leading provider of trusted identity and secure transaction technology solutions, today announced the launch of IntelliTrust authentication service – its new authentication cloud service with Mobile Smart Credential technology. This powerful, advanced...

Microland Positioned as a Major Contender in Everest Group’s PEAK Matrix™ for Solutions: IT Infrastructure... MELBOURNE, Australia & LONDON & DUBAI, United Arab Emirates & SAN JOSE, Calif. -Wednesday, June 21st 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Microland, a leading global hybrid IT service provider, announced that it has been positioned as a “Major Contender” in Everest Group’s PEAK Matrix™ for Solutions: IT Infrastructure Services Automation 2017. As a part of this report, Everest Group analyzed 15 leading...

YuppTV Teams up with Dharma Productions to Offer the Best of Movie Catalogue on YuppFlix  NEW DELHI -Wednesday, June 21st 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- YuppTV, world’s leading OTT brand for South-Asian content has entered into an alliance with Dharma Productions, one of the most successful productions houses in India today. As part of the association, YuppTV users across the globe, excluding India, can now watch various...