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02/24/2020 - 18:33

Third Point Sends Letter to Prudential plc Highlighting Opportunity to Separate US and Asian Businesses

Third Point LLC (LSE: TPOU) ("Third Point"), a New York-based investment firm managing approximately $14 billion in assets and a holder of approximately 5% of the outstanding common shares of Prudential plc (LSE: PRU LN) today sent a letter to the Board of Directors of the Company, the full text of which is below. *** February 24, 2020 The Board of Directors Prudential plc 1 Angel Co...

Third Point LLC (LSE: TPOU) ("Third Point"), a New York-based investment firm managing approximately $14 billion in assets and a holder of approximately 5% of the outstanding common shares of Prudential plc (LSE: PRU LN) today sent a letter to the Board of Directors of the Company, the full text of which is below. *** February 24, 2020 The Board of Directors Prudential plc 1 Angel Co...


02/24/2020 - 18:20

Calabrio Named a Visionary in Gartner Magic Quadrant for Workforce Engagement Management for Fourth Year Running

Calabrio, the customer experience intelligence company, has been named a Visionary in the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Workforce Engagement Management1 (WEM). This is the fourth consecutive year Calabrio has been named a Visionary for its ability to execute and completeness of vision. Download a complimentary copy of the report here. This press release features multimedia. View the full rel...

Calabrio, the customer experience intelligence company, has been named a Visionary in the 2020 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Workforce Engagement Management1 (WEM). This is the fourth consecutive year Calabrio has been named a Visionary for its ability to execute and completeness of vision. Download a complimentary copy of the report here. This press release features multimedia. View the full rel...


02/24/2020 - 17:40

Albania’s Largest Video Service Provider TiBO Deploys Verimatrix Multi-DRM For Cloud-based Digital Rights Management

Regulatory News: Verimatrix, (Paris:VMX) (Euronext Paris: VMX), formerly known as Inside Secure, a global provider of innovative, customer-friendly cybersecurity solutions that protect video content, endpoint devices, software and applications, today announced that Albania’s largest IPTV and OTT service provider TiBO has deployed Verimatrix Multi-DRM via the Verimatrix Secure Cloud to protec...

Regulatory News: Verimatrix, (Paris:VMX) (Euronext Paris: VMX), formerly known as Inside Secure, a global provider of innovative, customer-friendly cybersecurity solutions that protect video content, endpoint devices, software and applications, today announced that Albania’s largest IPTV and OTT service provider TiBO has deployed Verimatrix Multi-DRM via the Verimatrix Secure Cloud to protec...


02/24/2020 - 16:00

MWC Canceled, GIGABYTE Turns Its Exhibition Digital and Showcases Multi-access Edge Computing Infrastructure to Realize 5G Networks

GIGABYTE was originally scheduled to exhibit its edge computing products, as well as data center solutions to seize the 5G opportunities at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) held at the end of February. Although the 2020 event is canceled by the GSMA, GIGABYTE made its show into a digital format, [GIGABYTE MWC Online](https://www.gigabyte.com/MWC/2020), allowing its partners, customers, and user...

GIGABYTE was originally scheduled to exhibit its edge computing products, as well as data center solutions to seize the 5G opportunities at the Mobile World Congress (MWC) held at the end of February. Although the 2020 event is canceled by the GSMA, GIGABYTE made its show into a digital format, [GIGABYTE MWC Online](https://www.gigabyte.com/MWC/2020), allowing its partners, customers, and user...


02/24/2020 - 16:00

Bioventus Recognizes 25 Years of Proven Bone Healing from EXOGEN

Bioventus, a global leader in orthobiologic solutions, is recognizing 25 years of proven bone healing with its EXOGEN Ultrasound Bone Healing System. EXOGEN uses low-intensity pulsed ultrasound (LIPUS) to help stimulate the body’s natural bone healing process and promote fracture healing. It has an 86% heal rate for fractures not healing on their own1 and provides 38% faster healing of indicat...

Bioventus, a global leader in orthobiologic solutions, is recognizing 25 years of proven bone healing with its EXOGEN Ultrasound Bone Healing System. EXOGEN uses low-intensity pulsed ultrasound (LIPUS) to help stimulate the body’s natural bone healing process and promote fracture healing. It has an 86% heal rate for fractures not healing on their own1 and provides 38% faster healing of indicat...


02/24/2020 - 14:30

Bacardi Names Industry Veteran Kathy Parker Chief Marketing Officer for PATRÓN® tequila and GREY GOOSE® vodka

Bacardi Limited, the largest privately held spirits company in the world, today announces the appointment of Kathy Parker as Chief Marketing Officer for PATRÓN tequila and GREY GOOSE vodka. Parker will be joining Bacardi after a stand-out career at Diageo and Unilever where she served in a number of senior marketing, brand and innovation roles. In her new position, she will drive global strate...

Bacardi Limited, the largest privately held spirits company in the world, today announces the appointment of Kathy Parker as Chief Marketing Officer for PATRÓN tequila and GREY GOOSE vodka. Parker will be joining Bacardi after a stand-out career at Diageo and Unilever where she served in a number of senior marketing, brand and innovation roles. In her new position, she will drive global strate...


02/24/2020 - 14:00

Arima Genomics Completes Series A Financing

Arima Genomics, Inc., a company focused on research tools to accelerate the understanding of genome sequence and structure toward their role in human health and disease, announces that it has completed its Series A round of financing. Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: A) and Cowin Venture led this round, joined by Vectr Ventures and Berkeley Catalyst Fund. “Agilent invests in industry partne...

Arima Genomics, Inc., a company focused on research tools to accelerate the understanding of genome sequence and structure toward their role in human health and disease, announces that it has completed its Series A round of financing. Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: A) and Cowin Venture led this round, joined by Vectr Ventures and Berkeley Catalyst Fund. “Agilent invests in industry partne...


02/24/2020 - 14:00

Takeda Announces U.S. FDA Grants Priority Review for Supplemental New Drug Application for ALUNBRIG® (brigatinib) as a First-Line Treatment for ALK+ Metastatic Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted priority review for the company’s supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) to expand the use of ALUNBRIG (brigatinib) as a first-line treatment for patients with anaplastic lymphoma kinase-positive (ALK+) metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) as detecte...

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted priority review for the company’s supplemental New Drug Application (sNDA) to expand the use of ALUNBRIG (brigatinib) as a first-line treatment for patients with anaplastic lymphoma kinase-positive (ALK+) metastatic non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) as detecte...


02/24/2020 - 14:00

Intelligence Squared From Hillstone Networks Debuts at RSAC 2020

Hillstone Networks, a leading provider of Enterprise Network Security and Risk Management solutions, will unveil its Intelligence squared campaign at the RSA Conference 2020, in San Francisco. RSAC is the ultimate venue for the newest developments in cybersecurity, with this year’s theme being the Human Element. Intelligence squared is based on Hillstone’s vision that AI and human are better t...

Hillstone Networks, a leading provider of Enterprise Network Security and Risk Management solutions, will unveil its Intelligence squared campaign at the RSA Conference 2020, in San Francisco. RSAC is the ultimate venue for the newest developments in cybersecurity, with this year’s theme being the Human Element. Intelligence squared is based on Hillstone’s vision that AI and human are better t...


02/24/2020 - 14:00

Global Cloud Tipping Point: the 2020 Thales Data Threat Report-global Edition Shows Organizations Struggle With Security Post Digital Transformation

According to the 2020 Thales Data Threat Report – Global Edition with research and analysis by IDC, organizations reached a global cloud tipping point causing them to struggle with security challenges of digital transformation (DX). Today, half (50%) of all corporate data is stored in the cloud and nearly half (48%) of that data is considered sensitive. With multi-cloud usage becoming the new ...

According to the 2020 Thales Data Threat Report – Global Edition with research and analysis by IDC, organizations reached a global cloud tipping point causing them to struggle with security challenges of digital transformation (DX). Today, half (50%) of all corporate data is stored in the cloud and nearly half (48%) of that data is considered sensitive. With multi-cloud usage becoming the new ...

02/25/2020 - 23:03

Vertex Announces Availability of Cystic Fibrosis Medicine KALYDECO® (ivacaftor) in New Zealand

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that KALYDECO® (ivacaftor) will be available to eligible patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) in New Zealand from March 1. Clinicians are able to apply for patient access using the exceptional circumstances framework set up by the Pharmaceutical Management Agency (PHARMAC). “Today is an important day for the CF community in New...

Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated (Nasdaq: VRTX) today announced that KALYDECO® (ivacaftor) will be available to eligible patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) in New Zealand from March 1. Clinicians are able to apply for patient access using the exceptional circumstances framework set up by the Pharmaceutical Management Agency (PHARMAC). “Today is an important day for the CF community in New...


02/25/2020 - 22:00

WilsonHCG joins forces with Profile Search & Selection as it continues to expand its presence in Asia 

WilsonHCG, a global talent solutions leader, has announced it has joined forces with Profile Search & Selection (Profile), a Hong Kong-based human capital solutions specialist, as it continues its expansion across Asia. Profile, which was established in 2005, is headquartered in Hong Kong and has offices in Singapore, Shanghai and Beijing. With more than 100 consultants, Profile provides...

WilsonHCG, a global talent solutions leader, has announced it has joined forces with Profile Search & Selection (Profile), a Hong Kong-based human capital solutions specialist, as it continues its expansion across Asia. Profile, which was established in 2005, is headquartered in Hong Kong and has offices in Singapore, Shanghai and Beijing. With more than 100 consultants, Profile provides...


02/25/2020 - 18:00

HeadSpin Announces $60M Series C Round at a $1.16 Billion Valuation and Adds Nikesh Arora as Chairman of the Board

HeadSpin, the company that ensures flawless connected experiences enabled by web, mobile, IoT and 5G, today announced a $60 million Series C funding round led by Dell Technologies Capital and ICONIQ Capital with participation from institutional investors Tiger Global Management, Kearny Jackson, and Alpha Square Group. The round brings the total amount raised since inception to $117 million. He...

HeadSpin, the company that ensures flawless connected experiences enabled by web, mobile, IoT and 5G, today announced a $60 million Series C funding round led by Dell Technologies Capital and ICONIQ Capital with participation from institutional investors Tiger Global Management, Kearny Jackson, and Alpha Square Group. The round brings the total amount raised since inception to $117 million. He...


02/25/2020 - 15:30

Andersen Global Premieres in Sierra Leone, Continuing Its Expansion Efforts in Africa

Andersen Global is strengthening its presence in West Africa with a Collaboration Agreement with Freetown-based legal firm Fornah-Sesay, Cummings, Showers & Co. (hereinafter referred to as FCS Legal) in Sierra Leone, adding depth to its global platform on the continent. FCS Legal has been advising clients for over 15 years led by Office Managing Partner James Fornah-Sesay and more than 1...

Andersen Global is strengthening its presence in West Africa with a Collaboration Agreement with Freetown-based legal firm Fornah-Sesay, Cummings, Showers & Co. (hereinafter referred to as FCS Legal) in Sierra Leone, adding depth to its global platform on the continent. FCS Legal has been advising clients for over 15 years led by Office Managing Partner James Fornah-Sesay and more than 1...


02/25/2020 - 15:25

Mavenir Collaborates with Partners to Launch the Evenstar Remote Radio Head (RRH) Family

Mavenir, an industry-leading end-to-end cloud-native network software provider for CSPs, announced today the launch of the Evenstar Remote Radio Head (RRH), in collaboration with Facebook Connectivity, MTI, Deutsche Telekom and other partners. The goal of the program is to accelerate the adoption of Open RAN technology. The Evenstar program will contribute to the OpenRAN ecosystem by focusin...

Mavenir, an industry-leading end-to-end cloud-native network software provider for CSPs, announced today the launch of the Evenstar Remote Radio Head (RRH), in collaboration with Facebook Connectivity, MTI, Deutsche Telekom and other partners. The goal of the program is to accelerate the adoption of Open RAN technology. The Evenstar program will contribute to the OpenRAN ecosystem by focusin...


02/25/2020 - 15:00

USB-IF Announces USB Fast Charger Certification for Samsung Galaxy S20 Series

USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF), the support organization for the advancement and adoption of USB technology, today announced the Samsung Galaxy S20 series has achieved Certified USB Fast Charger status. The Samsung Galaxy S20 series supports the Programmable Power Supply (PPS) feature of the USB Power Delivery (USB PD) 3.0 specification, representing a “USB-IF certification first” and a signi...

USB Implementers Forum (USB-IF), the support organization for the advancement and adoption of USB technology, today announced the Samsung Galaxy S20 series has achieved Certified USB Fast Charger status. The Samsung Galaxy S20 series supports the Programmable Power Supply (PPS) feature of the USB Power Delivery (USB PD) 3.0 specification, representing a “USB-IF certification first” and a signi...


02/25/2020 - 15:00

DXC Technology Advances Deployments of Augmented, Virtual and Mixed Reality Technologies for Enterprises in the Connected, Digital Workplace

DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) today highlighted how it is helping enterprises accelerate the adoption of augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR) and mixed reality (MR) technologies to support immersive experiences in ways that can significantly improve productivity, quality and efficiency. According to Gartner, by 2022, 70% of enterprises will be experimenting with immersive technologies f...

DXC Technology (NYSE: DXC) today highlighted how it is helping enterprises accelerate the adoption of augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR) and mixed reality (MR) technologies to support immersive experiences in ways that can significantly improve productivity, quality and efficiency. According to Gartner, by 2022, 70% of enterprises will be experimenting with immersive technologies f...


02/25/2020 - 14:14

LBC Tank Terminals Holding Netherlands B.V. Announces Q2 FY20 Financial Results Conference Call

LBC Tank Terminals announced today it will hold a conference call to discuss its financial results for Q2 FY20 which ended on 31 December 2020. The results will be published today, Tuesday 25th February 2020, followed by a conference call for all investors on Tuesday, 3rd March 2020 at 16:00 (Central European Time) / 10:00 (Eastern Standard Time). Call details and copies of the financial s...

LBC Tank Terminals announced today it will hold a conference call to discuss its financial results for Q2 FY20 which ended on 31 December 2020. The results will be published today, Tuesday 25th February 2020, followed by a conference call for all investors on Tuesday, 3rd March 2020 at 16:00 (Central European Time) / 10:00 (Eastern Standard Time). Call details and copies of the financial s...


02/25/2020 - 14:00

Masimo and MS Westfalia GmbH (MSW) Expand Partnership to Add Masimo SedLine® Brain Function Monitoring, O3® Regional Oximetry, and Oxygen Reserve Index (ORi™) to the MSW Modular Point-of-Care Hybrid Jenny

Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) and MS Westfalia GmbH (MSW) announced today that MSW will integrate additional Masimo measurement technologies into MSW’s plug-and-play hybrid Jenny platform, to help clinicians assess brain function, oxygenation, ventilation, and resuscitation status. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200225005103...

Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) and MS Westfalia GmbH (MSW) announced today that MSW will integrate additional Masimo measurement technologies into MSW’s plug-and-play hybrid Jenny platform, to help clinicians assess brain function, oxygenation, ventilation, and resuscitation status. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200225005103...


02/25/2020 - 14:00

ExOne Announces New 3D Printing Materials, Bringing Total to 21 Metals, Ceramics and Composites

The ExOne Company (Nasdaq: XONE), the global leader in industrial sand and metal 3D printers using binder jetting technology, today announced that 15 new metal, ceramic and composite materials have been qualified by ExOne and its customers for 3D printing on the company’s family of metal 3D printers. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.c...

The ExOne Company (Nasdaq: XONE), the global leader in industrial sand and metal 3D printers using binder jetting technology, today announced that 15 new metal, ceramic and composite materials have been qualified by ExOne and its customers for 3D printing on the company’s family of metal 3D printers. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.c...

02/26/2020 - 23:01

Schlumberger Announces First-Quarter 2020 Results Conference Call

Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB) will hold a conference call on April 17, 2020 to discuss the results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2020. The conference call is scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m. US Eastern time and a press release regarding the results will be issued at 7:00 a.m. US Eastern time. To access the conference call, listeners should contact the Conference Call Operator at...

Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB) will hold a conference call on April 17, 2020 to discuss the results for the first quarter ending March 31, 2020. The conference call is scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m. US Eastern time and a press release regarding the results will be issued at 7:00 a.m. US Eastern time. To access the conference call, listeners should contact the Conference Call Operator at...


02/26/2020 - 22:02

Energous Secures Industry-first Regulatory Approval for its Revolutionary WattUp Wireless Charging Technology in Japan

Today Energous Corporation (Nasdaq: WATT), the developer of WattUp®, a revolutionary wireless charging 2.0 technology, announced that it has received regulatory approval for its WattUp Near Field wireless charging technology in Japan. “Having secured regulatory approval for our WattUp wireless charging technology in Japan is a major regulatory milestone for Energous,” said Stephen R. Rizzone...

Today Energous Corporation (Nasdaq: WATT), the developer of WattUp®, a revolutionary wireless charging 2.0 technology, announced that it has received regulatory approval for its WattUp Near Field wireless charging technology in Japan. “Having secured regulatory approval for our WattUp wireless charging technology in Japan is a major regulatory milestone for Energous,” said Stephen R. Rizzone...


02/26/2020 - 19:00

New Cancer Treatment Developed at NTHU

A research team led by Dr. Yunching Chen and Tsai-Te Lu of National Tsing Hua University have recently developed a new treatment for cancer, in which blood vessels within malignant tumors are normalized by injecting a specially developed nanodelivery system for nitric oxide (NanoNO), which also facilitates the delivery of cancer drugs and immunocytes into the tumor. Their groundbreaking resear...

A research team led by Dr. Yunching Chen and Tsai-Te Lu of National Tsing Hua University have recently developed a new treatment for cancer, in which blood vessels within malignant tumors are normalized by injecting a specially developed nanodelivery system for nitric oxide (NanoNO), which also facilitates the delivery of cancer drugs and immunocytes into the tumor. Their groundbreaking resear...


02/26/2020 - 18:12

British Firm BitePRO Claim Mental Health Care Professionals Are At Risk Of Being Bitten

According to British firm BitePRO, mental health care and special educational needs professionals are at increased risk of being bitten by patients or pupils. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200226005697/en/Healthcare nurse wearing BitePRO® Bite Resistant Clothing (Photo: Business Wire) Many nurses, care workers and ...

According to British firm BitePRO, mental health care and special educational needs professionals are at increased risk of being bitten by patients or pupils. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200226005697/en/Healthcare nurse wearing BitePRO® Bite Resistant Clothing (Photo: Business Wire) Many nurses, care workers and ...


02/26/2020 - 15:30

Strengthening Position in the Smart Energy Space, Trilliant Acquires Quadlogic Multi-Tenant Panel and ANSI Socket-Based Metering Solutions

Trilliant Networks, a global provider of leading Smart Grid and Smart City solutions, announced that they have acquired rights to Quadlogic’s multi-tenant panel and ANSI-based metering for Canada and international markets. This acquisition enables Trilliant to augment their leadership position in providing custom-tailored and turn-key metering services and solutions to the Canadian and interna...

Trilliant Networks, a global provider of leading Smart Grid and Smart City solutions, announced that they have acquired rights to Quadlogic’s multi-tenant panel and ANSI-based metering for Canada and international markets. This acquisition enables Trilliant to augment their leadership position in providing custom-tailored and turn-key metering services and solutions to the Canadian and interna...


02/26/2020 - 15:18

Saudi Fund for Development Loan to The Gambia Will Increase Capacity at Banjul International Airport to 400,000 Passengers a Year

The Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) recently signed an agreement with the Republic of The Gambia to provide a loan to finance the second phase of a development project at the capital’s Banjul International Airport. The improved facilities will see jobs increase to over 1000. The number of passengers will increase by 43%, reaching 400,000 per year. This press release features multimedia. View ...

The Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) recently signed an agreement with the Republic of The Gambia to provide a loan to finance the second phase of a development project at the capital’s Banjul International Airport. The improved facilities will see jobs increase to over 1000. The number of passengers will increase by 43%, reaching 400,000 per year. This press release features multimedia. View ...


02/26/2020 - 15:14

Czech Technical-UPenn-NYU Team Wins Grand Challenge in US$5-Million MBZIRC2020 Organized by Khalifa University

H.E. Dr. Mugheer Khamis Al Khaili, Member of the Executive Council, and Chairman of Department of Community Development today honored the Grand Challenge team winners Czech Technical University-University of Pennsylvania-NYU and winners of the three Challenge categories at the three-day US$5-million Mohamed Bin Zayed International Robotics Challenge (MBZIRC) 2020 that concluded in Abu Dhabi, o...

H.E. Dr. Mugheer Khamis Al Khaili, Member of the Executive Council, and Chairman of Department of Community Development today honored the Grand Challenge team winners Czech Technical University-University of Pennsylvania-NYU and winners of the three Challenge categories at the three-day US$5-million Mohamed Bin Zayed International Robotics Challenge (MBZIRC) 2020 that concluded in Abu Dhabi, o...


02/26/2020 - 15:00

Cyberwrite Research for Mastercard Shows: Cyber-Attacks on Israeli Local Municipalities May Lead to an Aggregated 4.5B ILS in Damages

Cyberwrite, in collaboration with Mastercard, shared insights from a recent cyber-risk financial impact research which reveals that cyber-attacks on local municipalities and regional councils in Israel may lead to aggregated damages estimated in 4.5 billion New Israeli Shekels. Cyberwrite, a leading cyber risk modeling firm which is specialized in the quantification of financial damages caus...

Cyberwrite, in collaboration with Mastercard, shared insights from a recent cyber-risk financial impact research which reveals that cyber-attacks on local municipalities and regional councils in Israel may lead to aggregated damages estimated in 4.5 billion New Israeli Shekels. Cyberwrite, a leading cyber risk modeling firm which is specialized in the quantification of financial damages caus...


02/26/2020 - 15:00

Mavenir and MTI Announce First OpenRAN O-RAN Interface Remote Radio Unit (RRU) Portfolio

Mavenir, the industry’s only end-to-end cloud-native, Network Software Provider and MTI announce the first commercial portfolio of OpenRAN RRUs with the O-RAN interface. The initial portfolio consists of 2x20W RRUs for B3, B20, B7 and 2x40W for B5, B28, B71 with general availability in Q2 2020. More variants and additional band support will be added over time. This portfolio underpins the ab...

Mavenir, the industry’s only end-to-end cloud-native, Network Software Provider and MTI announce the first commercial portfolio of OpenRAN RRUs with the O-RAN interface. The initial portfolio consists of 2x20W RRUs for B3, B20, B7 and 2x40W for B5, B28, B71 with general availability in Q2 2020. More variants and additional band support will be added over time. This portfolio underpins the ab...


02/26/2020 - 15:00

Mavenir Simplifies Deployment of 5G Cloud Solutions with Business Partners

Mavenir has announced integration of its 5G cloud-native telecom network functions (CNFs) with VMware’s container-ready Telco Cloud running on Dell Technologies’ edge computing solutions 5G deployments. Mavenir’s 5G deployments, pre-integrated and tested on Dell and VMware infrastructure will help speed deployments, simplify and reduce barriers for deploying 5G while providing new capabilities...

Mavenir has announced integration of its 5G cloud-native telecom network functions (CNFs) with VMware’s container-ready Telco Cloud running on Dell Technologies’ edge computing solutions 5G deployments. Mavenir’s 5G deployments, pre-integrated and tested on Dell and VMware infrastructure will help speed deployments, simplify and reduce barriers for deploying 5G while providing new capabilities...

02/27/2020 - 05:15

 NTT DATA Creates and Makes Public a Digital Archive of the Historical Cultural Heritage of the ASEAN Region

NTT DATA Corporation has built a digital archive system for the ASEAN Cultural Heritage Digital Archive (ACHDA) project, being conducted by the ASEAN Secretariat to digitize the valuable historical cultural heritage of ASEAN countries. The first phase of this project has been completed, with a digital archive created of 160 cultural assets from Indonesia, Thailand, and Malaysia. The cultural...

NTT DATA Corporation has built a digital archive system for the ASEAN Cultural Heritage Digital Archive (ACHDA) project, being conducted by the ASEAN Secretariat to digitize the valuable historical cultural heritage of ASEAN countries. The first phase of this project has been completed, with a digital archive created of 160 cultural assets from Indonesia, Thailand, and Malaysia. The cultural...


02/27/2020 - 03:10

I Squared Capital to Sell the Largest Solar Platform in Taiwan to Marubeni

I Squared Capital, through its ISQ Global Infrastructure Fund I, has agreed to sell its interests in Chenya Energy to Marubeni Corporation. Chenya Energy is a dedicated solar development, construction and operating platform in Taiwan and a wholly owned subsidiary of Asia Cube Energy, a pan-Asian renewable portfolio company founded by I Squared Capital in 2017. “In three years under I Squared...

I Squared Capital, through its ISQ Global Infrastructure Fund I, has agreed to sell its interests in Chenya Energy to Marubeni Corporation. Chenya Energy is a dedicated solar development, construction and operating platform in Taiwan and a wholly owned subsidiary of Asia Cube Energy, a pan-Asian renewable portfolio company founded by I Squared Capital in 2017. “In three years under I Squared...


02/20/2020 - 19:45

O-RAN Alliance Continues to Grow as Global Operators and Suppliers Reach Across Borders to Collaborate on Open Innovation in Radio Access Networks

The O-RAN Alliance continues to gain momentum in enabling the Radio Access Network (RAN) industry to deliver intelligent, fully interoperable, virtualized and open RAN. This global collaboration represents a unique willingness to reach across borders and create new platforms that will drive innovation for everyone. Two years ago, 5 mobile carriers spanning the continents of Asia, Europe, and...

The O-RAN Alliance continues to gain momentum in enabling the Radio Access Network (RAN) industry to deliver intelligent, fully interoperable, virtualized and open RAN. This global collaboration represents a unique willingness to reach across borders and create new platforms that will drive innovation for everyone. Two years ago, 5 mobile carriers spanning the continents of Asia, Europe, and...


02/20/2020 - 18:35

BreezoMeter Wins Prestigious EU Horizon 2020 Grant to Advance Air Quality Research

BreezoMeter, leading provider of air quality data, has won sought after funding & endorsement from the EU’s Horizon 2020 Research & Innovation programme. The research will focus on understanding air quality health impact & improving forecast methods. Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU Research & Innovation programme, with nearly €80 billion of funding over 7 years. It’s the finan...

BreezoMeter, leading provider of air quality data, has won sought after funding & endorsement from the EU’s Horizon 2020 Research & Innovation programme. The research will focus on understanding air quality health impact & improving forecast methods. Horizon 2020 is the biggest EU Research & Innovation programme, with nearly €80 billion of funding over 7 years. It’s the finan...


02/20/2020 - 13:00

EUV Photoresist Pioneer Inpria Raises $31 Million in Series C Funding Led by JSR Corporation

Inpria, a pioneer in high-resolution metal oxide photoresists for extreme ultraviolet lithography (EUV), today announced that it has secured $31 million in Series C funding from a broad syndicate representing leaders from across the semiconductor manufacturing ecosystem. This financing was led by photoresist manufacturer and existing investor, JSR Corporation. New investors included SK hynix I...

Inpria, a pioneer in high-resolution metal oxide photoresists for extreme ultraviolet lithography (EUV), today announced that it has secured $31 million in Series C funding from a broad syndicate representing leaders from across the semiconductor manufacturing ecosystem. This financing was led by photoresist manufacturer and existing investor, JSR Corporation. New investors included SK hynix I...


02/20/2020 - 12:00

Alex Ehrlich is Joining Sharegain Board of Directors

UK based Fintech company, Sharegain, whose securities lending platform enables investors to generate revenue by loaning out their financial assets, has appointed Alex Ehrlich to its board of directors. Mr Ehrlich, who recently retired from Morgan Stanley after ten years as their Global Co-Head of Prime Brokerage, is a well-known leader in the global capital markets, with a 40-year distinguis...

UK based Fintech company, Sharegain, whose securities lending platform enables investors to generate revenue by loaning out their financial assets, has appointed Alex Ehrlich to its board of directors. Mr Ehrlich, who recently retired from Morgan Stanley after ten years as their Global Co-Head of Prime Brokerage, is a well-known leader in the global capital markets, with a 40-year distinguis...


02/20/2020 - 11:12

Samsung Electronics Begins Mass Production At New EUV Manufacturing Line

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a world leader in advanced semiconductor technology, today announced that its new cutting-edge semiconductor fabrication line in Hwaseong, Korea, has begun mass production. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200220005359/en/Samsung's new EUV Line in Hwaseong, Korea (Photo: Business Wire) T...

Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., a world leader in advanced semiconductor technology, today announced that its new cutting-edge semiconductor fabrication line in Hwaseong, Korea, has begun mass production. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200220005359/en/Samsung's new EUV Line in Hwaseong, Korea (Photo: Business Wire) T...


02/20/2020 - 09:59

Efficient Assistance, YITU AI Aids Epidemic Prevention and Control of COVID-19 Outbreak

On February 4th, Shanghai Public Health Clinical Center, one of the authoritative institutions in the field of infectious diseases in China and the core unit for the treatment of COVID-19 in Shanghai, published the article “AI Aids the Scientific Prevention and Control, Intelligent Evaluation System of Chest CT for COVID-19 Launched in Shanghai Public Health Clinical Center” on its official We...

On February 4th, Shanghai Public Health Clinical Center, one of the authoritative institutions in the field of infectious diseases in China and the core unit for the treatment of COVID-19 in Shanghai, published the article “AI Aids the Scientific Prevention and Control, Intelligent Evaluation System of Chest CT for COVID-19 Launched in Shanghai Public Health Clinical Center” on its official We...


02/20/2020 - 09:00

HKBU Study Reveals How Emoticons Are Shaping Perceptions of Customer Service

With their skyrocketing popularity, it is inevitable that emoticons now find themselves spreading into the commercial domain, but are emoticons in commercial relationships welcomed by consumers? In a new research paper, Dr. Shirley Xueni Li and Prof. Kimmy Wa Chan of Hong Kong Baptist University School of Business investigate how emoticons in commercial service discussions shape customer perce...

With their skyrocketing popularity, it is inevitable that emoticons now find themselves spreading into the commercial domain, but are emoticons in commercial relationships welcomed by consumers? In a new research paper, Dr. Shirley Xueni Li and Prof. Kimmy Wa Chan of Hong Kong Baptist University School of Business investigate how emoticons in commercial service discussions shape customer perce...


02/20/2020 - 09:00

Galderma Announces New England Journal of Medicine Publication from Phase 2 Study of Investigational Therapy Nemolizumab in Patients with Moderate to Severe Prurigo Nodularis

Galderma today announced that The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) has published full results from the Phase 2 study of its investigational therapy nemolizumab in adult patients suffering from moderate-to-severe prurigo nodularis (PN). PN is a rare, potentially debilitating, chronic skin condition with thick skin nodules covering large body areas and associated severe pruritus. It freq...

Galderma today announced that The New England Journal of Medicine (NEJM) has published full results from the Phase 2 study of its investigational therapy nemolizumab in adult patients suffering from moderate-to-severe prurigo nodularis (PN). PN is a rare, potentially debilitating, chronic skin condition with thick skin nodules covering large body areas and associated severe pruritus. It freq...

02/21/2020 - 17:35

Verimatrix and Qt Company Join Forces at Embedded World 2020 to Showcase IoT Shielding

Verimatrix, (Paris:VMX), formerly known as Inside Secure, a global provider of innovative, customer-friendly cybersecurity solutions that protect video content, endpoint devices, software and applications, today announced its 2nd annual collaboration at Embedded World with The Qt Company (Nasdaq Helsinki: QTCOM), a global software company with the leading independent technology behind millions...

Verimatrix, (Paris:VMX), formerly known as Inside Secure, a global provider of innovative, customer-friendly cybersecurity solutions that protect video content, endpoint devices, software and applications, today announced its 2nd annual collaboration at Embedded World with The Qt Company (Nasdaq Helsinki: QTCOM), a global software company with the leading independent technology behind millions...


02/21/2020 - 15:00

Counterpoint Research: Fugro, PTC and Mapbox Lead the Spatial Intelligence Platform Capabilities

With the expansion of connectivity, several innovative technologies are becoming more prevalent; location intelligence is one; leveraging location and positioning data to generate insights and create value. However, location intelligence and navigation have historically lacked the ability to navigate effectively inside buildings. This has given rise to a technology innovation that we term “Spa...

With the expansion of connectivity, several innovative technologies are becoming more prevalent; location intelligence is one; leveraging location and positioning data to generate insights and create value. However, location intelligence and navigation have historically lacked the ability to navigate effectively inside buildings. This has given rise to a technology innovation that we term “Spa...


02/21/2020 - 14:58

Prohibition at Any Cost? Philip Morris International Hits Back at Global Campaign of Disinformation

Statement by Dr. Moira Gilchrist BSc (Hons) Pharmacy, PhD Pharmaceutical Sciences, Vice President Strategic & Scientific Communication, Philip Morris International: “‘You should develop a safer product.’ For decades, that is what governments and the public health community have told the tobacco industry. PMI has invested billions of dollars in science and technology to achieve that preci...

Statement by Dr. Moira Gilchrist BSc (Hons) Pharmacy, PhD Pharmaceutical Sciences, Vice President Strategic & Scientific Communication, Philip Morris International: “‘You should develop a safer product.’ For decades, that is what governments and the public health community have told the tobacco industry. PMI has invested billions of dollars in science and technology to achieve that preci...


02/21/2020 - 11:00

Preeminent Tax Practitioner Yash Rupal to Join Simpson Thacher in London

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP announced today that Yash Rupal will join the Firm as a Partner in its London office where he will be a part of its global Tax Practice. He currently heads the London Tax Group at Linklaters. Yash represents a broad range of U.K. and international corporate clients, financial institutions, investment funds, hedge funds, asset managers and their respective e...

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP announced today that Yash Rupal will join the Firm as a Partner in its London office where he will be a part of its global Tax Practice. He currently heads the London Tax Group at Linklaters. Yash represents a broad range of U.K. and international corporate clients, financial institutions, investment funds, hedge funds, asset managers and their respective e...


02/21/2020 - 09:00

Tej Kohli Foundation Seeks to Incubate New Projects That Can Eliminate Corneal Blindness By 2035

The Tej Kohli Foundation is to establish a new incubator to provide seed and acceleration funding to projects with the potential to help eliminate corneal blindness worldwide. Funding, practical resources and intellectual capital will be available to both commercial and non-commercial projects that have a clear path to the prevention, treatment and cure of corneal blindness; with funding decis...

The Tej Kohli Foundation is to establish a new incubator to provide seed and acceleration funding to projects with the potential to help eliminate corneal blindness worldwide. Funding, practical resources and intellectual capital will be available to both commercial and non-commercial projects that have a clear path to the prevention, treatment and cure of corneal blindness; with funding decis...


02/21/2020 - 03:23

Advanced Bionics Announces Voluntary Field Corrective Action of The HiRes Ultra / Ultra 3D Cochlear Implant

Advanced Bionics (AB), a global leader in developing advanced cochlear implant systems, announced today that it has begun notifying regulatory authorities that it will voluntarily initiate a field corrective action related to the initial version of HiRes Ultra and Ultra 3D cochlear implant devices due to a decrease in performance experienced by a small percentage of recipients. AB’s priority...

Advanced Bionics (AB), a global leader in developing advanced cochlear implant systems, announced today that it has begun notifying regulatory authorities that it will voluntarily initiate a field corrective action related to the initial version of HiRes Ultra and Ultra 3D cochlear implant devices due to a decrease in performance experienced by a small percentage of recipients. AB’s priority...


02/21/2020 - 03:12

Kioxia First to Deliver PCIe® 4.0 Solid State Drives

PCI Express® 4.0 was designed to enable doubling the performance of client, server and storage systems, pushing speeds up to 16.0GT/s (gigatransfers per second throughput per lane), driving new performance levels for cloud and enterprise applications. Today, Kioxia Corporation, the world leader in memory solutions, has announced that its lineup of PCIe® 4.0 NVMe™ enterprise and data center sol...

PCI Express® 4.0 was designed to enable doubling the performance of client, server and storage systems, pushing speeds up to 16.0GT/s (gigatransfers per second throughput per lane), driving new performance levels for cloud and enterprise applications. Today, Kioxia Corporation, the world leader in memory solutions, has announced that its lineup of PCIe® 4.0 NVMe™ enterprise and data center sol...


02/14/2020 - 16:04

Celltrion Healthcare showcases positive 1-year results for novel subcutaneous formulation of infliximab in patients with active Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis presented at The European Crohn's and Colitis Organisation (ECCO) annual congress

Celltrion Healthcare today announced new 1-year data from a randomised controlled trial to evaluate the pharmacokinetics (PK), efficacy and safety of CT-P13 subcutaneous (SC) formulation compared to the CT-P13 intravenous (IV) formulation in patients with active Crohn’s disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC). Results presented at The European Crohn's and Colitis Organisation (ECCO) 2020 annu...

Celltrion Healthcare today announced new 1-year data from a randomised controlled trial to evaluate the pharmacokinetics (PK), efficacy and safety of CT-P13 subcutaneous (SC) formulation compared to the CT-P13 intravenous (IV) formulation in patients with active Crohn’s disease (CD) and ulcerative colitis (UC). Results presented at The European Crohn's and Colitis Organisation (ECCO) 2020 annu...


02/14/2020 - 15:37

Investigational Subcutaneous Formulation of Vedolizumab Achieves Clinical Remission at Week 52 in Patients with Moderately to Severely Active Crohn’s Disease

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced results from the phase 3 VISIBLE 2 clinical trial evaluating the efficacy and safety of an investigational subcutaneous (SC) formulation of the gut-selective biologic vedolizumab (Entyvio®) for use during maintenance therapy in adult patients with moderately to severely active Crohn's disease (CD). The study e...

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced results from the phase 3 VISIBLE 2 clinical trial evaluating the efficacy and safety of an investigational subcutaneous (SC) formulation of the gut-selective biologic vedolizumab (Entyvio®) for use during maintenance therapy in adult patients with moderately to severely active Crohn's disease (CD). The study e...


02/14/2020 - 14:50

Mary Kay Participates in 2020 Generational Dermatology Palm Springs Symposium

Mary Kay Inc., a global beauty company and leader in skin care innovation, continued its decades-long support of the beauty and scientific communities by recently supporting the 2020 Generational Dermatology Palm Springs Symposium from Feb. 14 – 16. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200214005108/en/Dr. Lucy Gildea, Chie...

Mary Kay Inc., a global beauty company and leader in skin care innovation, continued its decades-long support of the beauty and scientific communities by recently supporting the 2020 Generational Dermatology Palm Springs Symposium from Feb. 14 – 16. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200214005108/en/Dr. Lucy Gildea, Chie...

02/23/2020 - 03:33

Sky Seal Capital announces the launch of Phoenix Lending

Sky Seal Capital announces Phoenix Lending, a platform that allows users to deposit digital asset and earn interest. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200222005020/en/From left: Sky Seal Capital Chief Investment Officer Winston Hsieh and CEO Michael Yu (Photo: Business Wire) Phoenix Lending has been launched from Febru...

Sky Seal Capital announces Phoenix Lending, a platform that allows users to deposit digital asset and earn interest. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200222005020/en/From left: Sky Seal Capital Chief Investment Officer Winston Hsieh and CEO Michael Yu (Photo: Business Wire) Phoenix Lending has been launched from Febru...


02/16/2020 - 09:15

Shekel Brings World’s First Micro-Market to EuroShop 2020

Shekel Brainweigh Ltd. (ASX: SBW) and Hitachi today unveiled Capsule, the world’s first framework for a cost-effective autonomous micro-market solution based on Hitachi’s LiDAR sensors and Shekel’s Product Aware Shelves at EuroShop 2020. The first Capsule store is expected to launch in Europe in Q2 2020 and is on display at Shekel’s booth #D86 at Hall 3. “Micro-markets are the fastest growin...

Shekel Brainweigh Ltd. (ASX: SBW) and Hitachi today unveiled Capsule, the world’s first framework for a cost-effective autonomous micro-market solution based on Hitachi’s LiDAR sensors and Shekel’s Product Aware Shelves at EuroShop 2020. The first Capsule store is expected to launch in Europe in Q2 2020 and is on display at Shekel’s booth #D86 at Hall 3. “Micro-markets are the fastest growin...


02/16/2020 - 08:00

Designer Outlet Croatia Builds Footfall With a New Hybrid Retail Destination and Shopper Traffic Counting Solution

Johnson Controls announced that Sensormatic Solutions, its leading global retail solutions portfolio, will feature its ShopperTrak visitor analytics and shopper insights in Designer Outlet Croatia. Majority-owned by Ingka Centres, the retailer has enhanced shopper traffic performance by adding an aspirational, ‘hybrid’ retail destination to the existing IKEA Store in Zagreb. The IKEA store i...

Johnson Controls announced that Sensormatic Solutions, its leading global retail solutions portfolio, will feature its ShopperTrak visitor analytics and shopper insights in Designer Outlet Croatia. Majority-owned by Ingka Centres, the retailer has enhanced shopper traffic performance by adding an aspirational, ‘hybrid’ retail destination to the existing IKEA Store in Zagreb. The IKEA store i...


02/09/2020 - 19:03

GSMA Update on Coronavirus

The GSMA knows that the Coronavirus has created disruption, in particular for exhibitors and attendees from around the world, including the 5-6,000 (5-6%) who have historically attended from China. Our sympathy goes to all those affected. We are grateful for the preventative measures our Chinese exhibitors have put in place, notably ZTE and Huawei. Today, the GSMA is moving ahead as planned an...

The GSMA knows that the Coronavirus has created disruption, in particular for exhibitors and attendees from around the world, including the 5-6,000 (5-6%) who have historically attended from China. Our sympathy goes to all those affected. We are grateful for the preventative measures our Chinese exhibitors have put in place, notably ZTE and Huawei. Today, the GSMA is moving ahead as planned an...


02/02/2020 - 23:11

GetSwift Acquires Majority Stake in European Information and Communications Technology Firm Logo d.o.o.

GetSwift Limited (ASX: GSW) (‘GetSwift’ or the ‘Company’), a leading provider of SaaS logistics technology, announced it has acquired a majority stake in Logo d.o.o. ('Logo'), an Information and Communications technology firm, creating a combined company with over 200 staff. With the acquisition of Logo, GetSwift can offer clients a suite of complementary services in areas including data cen...

GetSwift Limited (ASX: GSW) (‘GetSwift’ or the ‘Company’), a leading provider of SaaS logistics technology, announced it has acquired a majority stake in Logo d.o.o. ('Logo'), an Information and Communications technology firm, creating a combined company with over 200 staff. With the acquisition of Logo, GetSwift can offer clients a suite of complementary services in areas including data cen...

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