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09/28/2020 - 15:00

Epic Fantasy 3DMMORPG Forsaken World: Gods and Demons Open for Pre-registration Today

Forsaken World: Gods and Demons is an open-world fantasy MMORPG on an incredible scale. Dive into a world of never-ending adventure where treasure and glory awaits the victor. Raid a dragon's lair, search for lost artifacts, or kick back, relax and catch some fish in between epic adventures. The world around you will be influenced by your in-game decisions, with a storyline that allows you to ...

Forsaken World: Gods and Demons is an open-world fantasy MMORPG on an incredible scale. Dive into a world of never-ending adventure where treasure and glory awaits the victor. Raid a dragon's lair, search for lost artifacts, or kick back, relax and catch some fish in between epic adventures. The world around you will be influenced by your in-game decisions, with a storyline that allows you to ...


09/28/2020 - 15:00

Rimini Street Celebrates 15 Years of Delivering Client Success

Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of business software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced that September marks the 15th anniversary of the Company’s founding in 2005 to redefine the enterprise software support market. The Company set out to deliver a premium, ultra-re...

Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of business software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced that September marks the 15th anniversary of the Company’s founding in 2005 to redefine the enterprise software support market. The Company set out to deliver a premium, ultra-re...


09/28/2020 - 14:55

Hyprevention Raises New Financing to Commercialize Spinal Implant Product V-STRUT© in the USA.

Hyprevention has raised new financing to support the V-STRUT© Vertebral Implant product. The financing will be used to execute the commercialization plans for the US spinal fracture market. The V-STRUT© Vertebral Implant is indicated for use in the treatment of vertebral fractures. In May 2019, a US patent was granted for V-STRUT© and in March 2020, the device received FDA-510(k) clearance. “...

Hyprevention has raised new financing to support the V-STRUT© Vertebral Implant product. The financing will be used to execute the commercialization plans for the US spinal fracture market. The V-STRUT© Vertebral Implant is indicated for use in the treatment of vertebral fractures. In May 2019, a US patent was granted for V-STRUT© and in March 2020, the device received FDA-510(k) clearance. “...


09/28/2020 - 14:00

Mavenir acquires ip.access to expand OpenRAN radio portfolio for CSPs and Enterprise Private Networks

Mavenir, a leading provider of end-to-end cloud-native Network Software Provider for Communications Service Providers (CSPs) announces today that it has acquired ip.access Ltd, a leading 2G, 3G, 4G and 5G-ready small cell solutions provider. This acquisition extends Mavenir’s leadership in OpenRAN radio on three fronts: Communication Service Providers: Adding 2G and 3G capabilities to the Op...

Mavenir, a leading provider of end-to-end cloud-native Network Software Provider for Communications Service Providers (CSPs) announces today that it has acquired ip.access Ltd, a leading 2G, 3G, 4G and 5G-ready small cell solutions provider. This acquisition extends Mavenir’s leadership in OpenRAN radio on three fronts: Communication Service Providers: Adding 2G and 3G capabilities to the Op...


09/28/2020 - 12:00

PCI Pharma Services Introduces First-of-its-Kind Digital Platform to Provide Clients with Real-Time Supply Chain Data and Analytics

PCI Pharma Services (PCI), a leading pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical global outsourcing solutions provider today announced the launch of pci | bridge, an innovative digital platform that will give customers immediate visibility into their clinical and commercial supply chain, and provide instantaneous data and insights to inform decision-making. Created using an agile development process ...

PCI Pharma Services (PCI), a leading pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical global outsourcing solutions provider today announced the launch of pci | bridge, an innovative digital platform that will give customers immediate visibility into their clinical and commercial supply chain, and provide instantaneous data and insights to inform decision-making. Created using an agile development process ...


09/28/2020 - 11:00

MILAN AIRPORTS MALPENSA & LINATE FIRST IN ITALY TO DEPLOY ECAC STANDARD 3 CABIN BAGGAGE SCREENING SYSTEMS WITH SMITHS DETECTION

Smiths Detection today announced that it has been awarded a contract by SEA Group to support the upgrade of Malpensa and Linate Airports, two of the three international airports in Milan, to the highest security standard for cabin baggage in the industry - ECAC EDS CB C3. As part of the implementation, up to 18 advanced Computed Tomography (CT) screening systems — HI-SCAN 6040 CTiX — will be i...

Smiths Detection today announced that it has been awarded a contract by SEA Group to support the upgrade of Malpensa and Linate Airports, two of the three international airports in Milan, to the highest security standard for cabin baggage in the industry - ECAC EDS CB C3. As part of the implementation, up to 18 advanced Computed Tomography (CT) screening systems — HI-SCAN 6040 CTiX — will be i...


09/28/2020 - 10:30

L&T Technology Services Selected to Support Tenneco DRiV™ Ride Performance Division

L&T Technology Services Limited (BSE: 540115, NSE: LTTS), a global leading pure-play engineering services company, today announced that it has been selected to provide engineering services for Tenneco’s DRiV original equipment (OE) Ride Control business group. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200928005232/en/LTTS w...

L&T Technology Services Limited (BSE: 540115, NSE: LTTS), a global leading pure-play engineering services company, today announced that it has been selected to provide engineering services for Tenneco’s DRiV original equipment (OE) Ride Control business group. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200928005232/en/LTTS w...


09/28/2020 - 10:00

PDI Releases International Cloud-Based Logistics Solution for the Fuel Supply Chain

PDI (www.pdisoftware.com), a global provider of enterprise software solutions to the convenience retail, wholesale petroleum and logistics industries, announced the release of PDI Logistics Cloud international. The company’s holistic logistics software was specifically designed for the fuel supply chain and helps fuel retail, mineral oil, wholesale and hauler companies gain the end-to-end visi...

PDI (www.pdisoftware.com), a global provider of enterprise software solutions to the convenience retail, wholesale petroleum and logistics industries, announced the release of PDI Logistics Cloud international. The company’s holistic logistics software was specifically designed for the fuel supply chain and helps fuel retail, mineral oil, wholesale and hauler companies gain the end-to-end visi...


09/28/2020 - 08:14

MetLife to Reduce Emissions by 30 Percent and Originate $20 Billion of New Green Investments By 2030

Over the next 10 years, MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) has committed to reduce its location-based greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 30 percent from 2019 levels, originate U.S. $20 billion in new MetLife Investment Management (MIM)–managed green investments1, and allocate U.S. $5 million to develop products and partnerships that drive climate solutions. Those are just three of the company’s 11 2030...

Over the next 10 years, MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) has committed to reduce its location-based greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 30 percent from 2019 levels, originate U.S. $20 billion in new MetLife Investment Management (MIM)–managed green investments1, and allocate U.S. $5 million to develop products and partnerships that drive climate solutions. Those are just three of the company’s 11 2030...


09/28/2020 - 08:00

Shin-Etsu Chemical Has Developed an Epoch-making Type of Molding Silicone Rubber That Does Not Require Post Cure

In addition to its already being marketed liquid silicone rubber form, Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. (Head Office: Tokyo, President, Yasuhiko Saitoh) has now developed a molding silicone rubber that also does not require post cure in its millable form. Shin-Etsu is the first in the industry to have developed a millable (high consistency) type* of silicone rubber that does not require a post cu...

In addition to its already being marketed liquid silicone rubber form, Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. (Head Office: Tokyo, President, Yasuhiko Saitoh) has now developed a molding silicone rubber that also does not require post cure in its millable form. Shin-Etsu is the first in the industry to have developed a millable (high consistency) type* of silicone rubber that does not require a post cu...

09/29/2020 - 22:01

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. and Graf Industrial Corp. Announce Closing of Business Combination

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (“Velodyne”) and Graf Industrial Corp. (“Graf”) jointly announced today that they have closed their previously announced business combination, pursuant to which Velodyne became a wholly owned subsidiary of Graf and Graf changed its name to Velodyne Lidar, Inc. The business combination was approved at a special meeting of Graf’s stockholders held today. This press release f...

Velodyne Lidar, Inc. (“Velodyne”) and Graf Industrial Corp. (“Graf”) jointly announced today that they have closed their previously announced business combination, pursuant to which Velodyne became a wholly owned subsidiary of Graf and Graf changed its name to Velodyne Lidar, Inc. The business combination was approved at a special meeting of Graf’s stockholders held today. This press release f...


09/29/2020 - 16:22

PMI to Address Equality & Transformation During Upcoming International Events

Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) today announced its participation in several global forums focused on equality in the workplace. Members of PMI’s Senior Management Team—including Chief Diversity Officer Silke Muenster—will detail the steps PMI is taking to further diversify its workplace and explain how fostering a culture built on broader perspectives increases creativity an...

Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) today announced its participation in several global forums focused on equality in the workplace. Members of PMI’s Senior Management Team—including Chief Diversity Officer Silke Muenster—will detail the steps PMI is taking to further diversify its workplace and explain how fostering a culture built on broader perspectives increases creativity an...


09/29/2020 - 16:00

SMITHS DETECTION INTRODUCES COMPACT X-RAY SCANNER FOR VERSATILE COMMERCIAL SECURITY APPLICATIONS

Smiths Detection announces its newest X-ray inspection system, HI-SCAN 5030C, that addresses a critical gap in commercial security screening solutions with its optimal size, durability and mobility. Combined with a market-leading HiTraX 3 electronic platform for superior image quality, the HI-SCAN 5030C is specifically designed to enhance security screening operations from courthouses to corp...

Smiths Detection announces its newest X-ray inspection system, HI-SCAN 5030C, that addresses a critical gap in commercial security screening solutions with its optimal size, durability and mobility. Combined with a market-leading HiTraX 3 electronic platform for superior image quality, the HI-SCAN 5030C is specifically designed to enhance security screening operations from courthouses to corp...


09/29/2020 - 15:48

Cube Highways Acquires KNR Walayar Tollways

Cube Highways III, a portfolio company of I Squared Capital through its ISQ Global Infrastructure Fund II, has acquired 100 percent of KNR Walayar Tollways Private Limited (KWTPL), an operating toll road in the state of Kerala, India, from KNR Constructions Limited. Including this transaction, and assets under various stages of closing, the Cube Highways group has a portfolio of 27 highways wi...

Cube Highways III, a portfolio company of I Squared Capital through its ISQ Global Infrastructure Fund II, has acquired 100 percent of KNR Walayar Tollways Private Limited (KWTPL), an operating toll road in the state of Kerala, India, from KNR Constructions Limited. Including this transaction, and assets under various stages of closing, the Cube Highways group has a portfolio of 27 highways wi...


09/29/2020 - 15:30

Andersen Global Strengthens Caribbean Presence with Addition of Templar Chambers

Andersen Global enters a Collaboration Agreement with Templar Chambers, one of the largest law firms in Guyana, providing additional coverage for the organization’s Caribbean platform. The full-service law firm was founded in 2004 and provides legal expertise across a wide spectrum of practice areas including banking and finance, corporate, contract and commercial, energy, mining, oil and gas...

Andersen Global enters a Collaboration Agreement with Templar Chambers, one of the largest law firms in Guyana, providing additional coverage for the organization’s Caribbean platform. The full-service law firm was founded in 2004 and provides legal expertise across a wide spectrum of practice areas including banking and finance, corporate, contract and commercial, energy, mining, oil and gas...


09/29/2020 - 15:00

Airship’s Data Study of Nearly 750 Million Individual App Users Finds Mobile App Engagement Rates Have Soared Under Lockdown

Customer engagement company Airship today revealed top-level results of its global benchmark study, examining the state of mobile app behaviors across nearly 750 million people worldwide. To distinguish between the impact of the pandemic and longer-term changes due to growing data regulations, more stringent app review policies by Apple and Google and ongoing evolution in user behavior, Februa...

Customer engagement company Airship today revealed top-level results of its global benchmark study, examining the state of mobile app behaviors across nearly 750 million people worldwide. To distinguish between the impact of the pandemic and longer-term changes due to growing data regulations, more stringent app review policies by Apple and Google and ongoing evolution in user behavior, Februa...


09/29/2020 - 14:58

Cat Rock Capital Issues Presentation on Just Eat Takeaway.com Merger with Grubhub

Cat Rock Capital Management LP (together with its affiliates, “Cat Rock Capital”), a long-term oriented investment firm and beneficial owner of approximately 6.8 million shares of the common stock of Just Eat Takeaway.com NV (“Just Eat Takeaway.com”, “JET”, or the “Company”) (LSE: JET), representing circa 4.5% of Just Eat Takeaway.com’s outstanding shares, today released a public presentation ...

Cat Rock Capital Management LP (together with its affiliates, “Cat Rock Capital”), a long-term oriented investment firm and beneficial owner of approximately 6.8 million shares of the common stock of Just Eat Takeaway.com NV (“Just Eat Takeaway.com”, “JET”, or the “Company”) (LSE: JET), representing circa 4.5% of Just Eat Takeaway.com’s outstanding shares, today released a public presentation ...


09/29/2020 - 14:00

Wenatchee Valley College Evaluates IT Environment After Local College Hit with Ransomware

ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that Wenatchee Valley College switched to an ExaGrid-Veeam solution for superior data protection and to implement a strategy for ransomware recovery. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200929005145/en/Wenatchee Valley College Campus - Wenatchee...

ExaGrid®, the industry’s only Tiered Backup Storage solution, today announced that Wenatchee Valley College switched to an ExaGrid-Veeam solution for superior data protection and to implement a strategy for ransomware recovery. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200929005145/en/Wenatchee Valley College Campus - Wenatchee...


09/29/2020 - 14:00

Inversago Pharma Initiates Clinical Trials, with a Phase 1 study of INV-101, the Company’s Lead Peripheral CB1 Blocker

Inversago Pharma Inc. (“the Company” or “Inversago”), the peripheral CB1 blockade company, today announced it has initiated a Phase 1 clinical trial of INV-101, the Company’s peripherally-acting CB1 blocker, which is being developed for the treatment of Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) and non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). The trial will evaluate the safety, tolerability and pharmacokinetics o...

Inversago Pharma Inc. (“the Company” or “Inversago”), the peripheral CB1 blockade company, today announced it has initiated a Phase 1 clinical trial of INV-101, the Company’s peripherally-acting CB1 blocker, which is being developed for the treatment of Prader-Willi syndrome (PWS) and non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH). The trial will evaluate the safety, tolerability and pharmacokinetics o...


09/29/2020 - 13:59

Sintavia Acquires Two Additional M400-4 Printers from EOS GmbH

Sintavia, LLC, the leading Tier One additive manufacturer supporting the Aerospace, Defense, & Space industry, announced today that it had acquired two additional M400-4 quad laser printers from EOS GmbH of Krailling, Germany. The printers, which were delivered in September 2020, represent the seventh and eighth M400 printers operated by the company, as well as the 20th and 21st industrial...

Sintavia, LLC, the leading Tier One additive manufacturer supporting the Aerospace, Defense, & Space industry, announced today that it had acquired two additional M400-4 quad laser printers from EOS GmbH of Krailling, Germany. The printers, which were delivered in September 2020, represent the seventh and eighth M400 printers operated by the company, as well as the 20th and 21st industrial...

09/30/2020 - 08:00

New Denodo Platform 8.0 Accelerates Hybrid/Multicloud Integration, Automates Data Management with AI/ML, and Boosts Performance

Denodo, the leader in data virtualization, today announced that its new Denodo Platform version 8.0 accelerates hybrid/multicloud integration, automates data management with artificial intelligence (AI)/machine learning (ML), and boosts performance with smart query acceleration. By further augmenting the Denodo Platform’s already advanced data integration, management, and delivery capabilities...

Denodo, the leader in data virtualization, today announced that its new Denodo Platform version 8.0 accelerates hybrid/multicloud integration, automates data management with artificial intelligence (AI)/machine learning (ML), and boosts performance with smart query acceleration. By further augmenting the Denodo Platform’s already advanced data integration, management, and delivery capabilities...


09/30/2020 - 07:15

Verimatrix Application Shielding Technology Wins CSI Magazine Award

Regulatory News: Verimatrix, (Paris:VMX) (Euronext Paris: VMX), the leader in powering the modern connected world with people-centered security, today announced that ProtectMyApp, an application shielding solution for mobile app developers, was named Best Cybersecurity Service in the 18th Annual CSI Magazine Awards. Winners were announced during a virtual broadcast on September 18. Verimatri...

Regulatory News: Verimatrix, (Paris:VMX) (Euronext Paris: VMX), the leader in powering the modern connected world with people-centered security, today announced that ProtectMyApp, an application shielding solution for mobile app developers, was named Best Cybersecurity Service in the 18th Annual CSI Magazine Awards. Winners were announced during a virtual broadcast on September 18. Verimatri...


09/30/2020 - 07:00

Aurora Sustainability: Changing the World With the Network Effect

«Be the change you want to see in the world,» is a well-worn cliché. However, most of us feel overwhelmed in the face of the climate and environmental challenges. Instead of giving in, Cape Town-based Danielle Laity and her team decided to do something. They’ve started a new community: Aurora Sustainability. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.busine...

«Be the change you want to see in the world,» is a well-worn cliché. However, most of us feel overwhelmed in the face of the climate and environmental challenges. Instead of giving in, Cape Town-based Danielle Laity and her team decided to do something. They’ve started a new community: Aurora Sustainability. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.busine...


09/30/2020 - 06:44

CellSafe and Dynasty Castle Investments Limited Signed Distribution Agreement for LAMPlexTM RT-qLAMP COVID-19 Detection Assay

CellSafe, a specialist in developing diagnostics located at the Republic of Korea and Dynasty Castle Investments Limited, a Hong Kong based company specializing in the procurement, distribution and delivery of medical supplies, today announced that they have signed an exclusive distribution agreement for Portugal and 6 African countries for the sale and distribution of LAMPlexTM RT-qLAMP COVID...

CellSafe, a specialist in developing diagnostics located at the Republic of Korea and Dynasty Castle Investments Limited, a Hong Kong based company specializing in the procurement, distribution and delivery of medical supplies, today announced that they have signed an exclusive distribution agreement for Portugal and 6 African countries for the sale and distribution of LAMPlexTM RT-qLAMP COVID...


09/30/2020 - 06:00

bitFlyer Europe Launches Cross-Border Trading with Japan to Further Consolidate Global Offering

Leading cryptocurrency exchange bitFlyer has announced the launch of cross-border trading on its platform. For the first time, users in Europe will be able to access one of the largest bitcoin markets in Japan, while still using a European-regulated platform. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200929005920/en/bitFlyer Eu...

Leading cryptocurrency exchange bitFlyer has announced the launch of cross-border trading on its platform. For the first time, users in Europe will be able to access one of the largest bitcoin markets in Japan, while still using a European-regulated platform. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200929005920/en/bitFlyer Eu...


09/30/2020 - 05:22

CStone, Pfizer Enter into Strategic Collaboration to Address Oncological Needs in China

CStone Pharmaceuticals (“CStone”, HKEX: 2616)] and Pfizer Investment Co. Ltd. ("Pfizer Investment") and Pfizer Corporation Hong Kong Limited ("Pfizer Hong Kong") (both of which are subsidiaries of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE)) announced today the formation of a strategic collaboration that encompasses a $200 million equity investment by Pfizer Hong Kong in CStone, collaboration between CStone and P...

CStone Pharmaceuticals (“CStone”, HKEX: 2616)] and Pfizer Investment Co. Ltd. ("Pfizer Investment") and Pfizer Corporation Hong Kong Limited ("Pfizer Hong Kong") (both of which are subsidiaries of Pfizer Inc. (NYSE: PFE)) announced today the formation of a strategic collaboration that encompasses a $200 million equity investment by Pfizer Hong Kong in CStone, collaboration between CStone and P...


09/30/2020 - 05:08

New Arm Technologies Enable Safety-Capable Computing Solutions for an Autonomous Future

Today, Arm unveiled new computing solutions to accelerate autonomous decision-making with safety capability across automotive and industrial applications. The new suite of IP includes the Arm® Cortex®-A78AE CPU, Arm Mali™-G78AE GPU, and Arm Mali-C71AE ISP, engineered to work together in combination with supporting software, tools and system IP to enable silicon providers and OEMs to design for...

Today, Arm unveiled new computing solutions to accelerate autonomous decision-making with safety capability across automotive and industrial applications. The new suite of IP includes the Arm® Cortex®-A78AE CPU, Arm Mali™-G78AE GPU, and Arm Mali-C71AE ISP, engineered to work together in combination with supporting software, tools and system IP to enable silicon providers and OEMs to design for...


09/30/2020 - 05:01

Harm Reduction Policies Essential to Prevent Cancer, Say I-Com and MEPs

I-Com, the Institute for Competitiveness, yesterday hosted a landmark roundtable in the context of Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan, summarised here, bringing together policymakers from across the political spectrum, academics and scientists to present the findings of their study on best practices to beat cancer. During the roundtable, the discussion analysed best practices and successes of harm ...

I-Com, the Institute for Competitiveness, yesterday hosted a landmark roundtable in the context of Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan, summarised here, bringing together policymakers from across the political spectrum, academics and scientists to present the findings of their study on best practices to beat cancer. During the roundtable, the discussion analysed best practices and successes of harm ...


09/30/2020 - 05:00

“Japanese Cuisine and Food Culture Human Resource Development Program 2020” (Tokyo Japan) Now Accepting Applications for Online Participants

Applications are now being accepted for a training program on Japanese cuisine for non-Japanese chefs who are serious about studying Japanese cuisine, officially supported by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) of Japan. We are now accepting applications for an online training program to acquire correct knowledge and skills in Japanese cuisine and food culture. Study un...

Applications are now being accepted for a training program on Japanese cuisine for non-Japanese chefs who are serious about studying Japanese cuisine, officially supported by the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MAFF) of Japan. We are now accepting applications for an online training program to acquire correct knowledge and skills in Japanese cuisine and food culture. Study un...


09/30/2020 - 04:10

Launching the New GATSBY GLOBAL CHALLENGERS Project!

Mandom Corporation (headquartered in Osaka, Japan; Representative Director and President Executive Officer: Motonobu Nishimura, hereafter referred to as Mandom), a growing brand of cosmetics for young men, has announced the launch of GATSBY GLOBAL CHALLENGERS (GGLC) project. The project aims to bring energy and excitement during the time of COVID-19 to the people of Asia by working with young ...

Mandom Corporation (headquartered in Osaka, Japan; Representative Director and President Executive Officer: Motonobu Nishimura, hereafter referred to as Mandom), a growing brand of cosmetics for young men, has announced the launch of GATSBY GLOBAL CHALLENGERS (GGLC) project. The project aims to bring energy and excitement during the time of COVID-19 to the people of Asia by working with young ...

09/24/2020 - 21:20

Science, Data, and Facts Should Unite Decision-Making, Says PMI CEO in Speech at Concordia Summit

André Calantzopoulos, CEO of Philip Morris International (PMI) (NYSE: PM), today delivered high-level remarks at the 2020 Concordia Annual Summit. Calantzopoulos discussed the impact that uncertainty, polarization, hyperpartisanship, and ideology are having on international efforts to overcome pressing global issues. He called for science to be protected from politicization and highlighted the...

André Calantzopoulos, CEO of Philip Morris International (PMI) (NYSE: PM), today delivered high-level remarks at the 2020 Concordia Annual Summit. Calantzopoulos discussed the impact that uncertainty, polarization, hyperpartisanship, and ideology are having on international efforts to overcome pressing global issues. He called for science to be protected from politicization and highlighted the...


09/24/2020 - 17:54

Swiss Medical Group Holding Acquires CoreMedica Europe

Swiss Medical Group (SMG) Holding Luxembourg S.A., leading the development of STARKS Age-Management in Europe and Asia, announced today the acquisition of CoreMedica Europe, to expand in Europe and the rest of the world. CoreMedica Europe recently made the headlines in Switzerland for combining a COVID-19 Screening Test and Immunity profile with its existing home self-collection kit that allo...

Swiss Medical Group (SMG) Holding Luxembourg S.A., leading the development of STARKS Age-Management in Europe and Asia, announced today the acquisition of CoreMedica Europe, to expand in Europe and the rest of the world. CoreMedica Europe recently made the headlines in Switzerland for combining a COVID-19 Screening Test and Immunity profile with its existing home self-collection kit that allo...


09/24/2020 - 16:08

IWBI Announces Menarco as the First in Southeast Asia to Achieve WELL Health-Safety Rating for Facility Operations and Management

The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) today announced that the Philippines‘ iconic Menarco Tower is the first building in Southeast Asia to achieve the WELL Health-Safety Rating for Facility Operations and Management, a program that IWBI recently launched to guide and empower the actions of large and small businesses alike in taking the necessary steps to prioritize the health and s...

The International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) today announced that the Philippines‘ iconic Menarco Tower is the first building in Southeast Asia to achieve the WELL Health-Safety Rating for Facility Operations and Management, a program that IWBI recently launched to guide and empower the actions of large and small businesses alike in taking the necessary steps to prioritize the health and s...


09/24/2020 - 15:52

Esri and AfroChampions Launch Partnership to Promote GIS in Africa

Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, today announced a joint initiative with AfroChampions, a Pan-African nonprofit that aims to promote policies that foster private-public collaboration for Africa's economic transformation. The goal of the initiative is to engage leaders in business, governments, the African Union, and other regional economic communities through dialogue and pote...

Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, today announced a joint initiative with AfroChampions, a Pan-African nonprofit that aims to promote policies that foster private-public collaboration for Africa's economic transformation. The goal of the initiative is to engage leaders in business, governments, the African Union, and other regional economic communities through dialogue and pote...


09/24/2020 - 15:20

DXC Technology Announces Leadership Appointments to Support the “new DXC"

DXC Technology (NYSE:DXC) today presented its latest leadership appointments further strengthening the DXC leadership team, the majority being new to DXC within the last year. This team is bringing the “new DXC,” which is focused on its customers and its people, to the market as it executes the company’s transformation journey. DXC Customer Portfolio Leadership Over the past year, CEO Mike S...

DXC Technology (NYSE:DXC) today presented its latest leadership appointments further strengthening the DXC leadership team, the majority being new to DXC within the last year. This team is bringing the “new DXC,” which is focused on its customers and its people, to the market as it executes the company’s transformation journey. DXC Customer Portfolio Leadership Over the past year, CEO Mike S...


09/24/2020 - 15:07

Statement on One-Year Anniversary of Women’s Entrepreneurship Accelerator

Please find the statement below from Women’s Entrepreneurship Accelerator leadership regarding the one-year anniversary of the ground-breaking initiative. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200924005283/en/Anita Bhatia, Deputy Executive Director, UN Women One year ago, we committed to educating and empowering ten millio...

Please find the statement below from Women’s Entrepreneurship Accelerator leadership regarding the one-year anniversary of the ground-breaking initiative. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200924005283/en/Anita Bhatia, Deputy Executive Director, UN Women One year ago, we committed to educating and empowering ten millio...


09/24/2020 - 15:00

Airship Acquires Conversational Commerce Pioneer ReplyBuy to Accelerate Expansion Into Mobile Commerce

Customer engagement company Airship today announced that it has acquired ReplyBuy, a company that pioneered fully integrated solutions for payments over SMS. This move extends Airship’s platform beyond customer engagement to directly enable commerce, as well as power one-to-one customer conversations via two-way SMS. In addition, Airship plans to extend ReplyBuy’s technology to provide turnkey...

Customer engagement company Airship today announced that it has acquired ReplyBuy, a company that pioneered fully integrated solutions for payments over SMS. This move extends Airship’s platform beyond customer engagement to directly enable commerce, as well as power one-to-one customer conversations via two-way SMS. In addition, Airship plans to extend ReplyBuy’s technology to provide turnkey...


09/24/2020 - 15:00

Careismatic Brands Launches “19 Days of Gratitude” Global Campaign to Support Nurses and the DAISY Foundation

Careismatic Brands, the world’s largest designer and manufacturer of medical apparel, today announced the launch of a global tribute and charitable fundraising campaign, “19 Days of Gratitude,” spotlighting the heroism of nurses as they continue to battle COVID-19 on the front lines. Launching in a year that the World Health Organization has deemed “The International Year of The Nurse and Midw...

Careismatic Brands, the world’s largest designer and manufacturer of medical apparel, today announced the launch of a global tribute and charitable fundraising campaign, “19 Days of Gratitude,” spotlighting the heroism of nurses as they continue to battle COVID-19 on the front lines. Launching in a year that the World Health Organization has deemed “The International Year of The Nurse and Midw...


09/24/2020 - 14:00

Aera Technology Announces the General Release of Its Cognitive Operating System™ at Global Customer Summit.

Aera Technology today announced the general availability of the Aera Cognitive Operating System™, the world's first cloud platform for Cognitive Automation. In extending availability beyond current customers and partners, including Merck, RB, and Unilever, Aera meets the growing need of companies whose operations have been impacted by changing or uncertain market conditions. “We’ve worked wit...

Aera Technology today announced the general availability of the Aera Cognitive Operating System™, the world's first cloud platform for Cognitive Automation. In extending availability beyond current customers and partners, including Merck, RB, and Unilever, Aera meets the growing need of companies whose operations have been impacted by changing or uncertain market conditions. “We’ve worked wit...


09/24/2020 - 13:00

EURid-Coordinated Dynamic Coalition on Data and Trust Officially Launched

EURid today announces the launch of a new Dynamic Coalition on Data and Trust (DC-DT) for the 2020 Internet Governance Forum. In recent years, disinformation scandals and increasing levels of consolidation in technology markets have diminished the confidence of regulators and members of the public in the effectiveness of industry self-regulation. The Dynamic Coalition will deepen understandin...

EURid today announces the launch of a new Dynamic Coalition on Data and Trust (DC-DT) for the 2020 Internet Governance Forum. In recent years, disinformation scandals and increasing levels of consolidation in technology markets have diminished the confidence of regulators and members of the public in the effectiveness of industry self-regulation. The Dynamic Coalition will deepen understandin...

09/25/2020 - 12:21

BCG Collaborates with Tencent Marketing Insight to Release 2020 BCG x Tencent Digital Luxury Report

Since early 2020 when the COVID-19 pandemic broke out worldwide, the luxury market has been hit hard and is expected to decline 25% to 45% compared to the previous year. The Chinese luxury market, however, which has benefitted from successful domestic control of the pandemic and has taken the lead in recovery against a depressed global market environment, is forecast to grow from 20% to 30% in...

Since early 2020 when the COVID-19 pandemic broke out worldwide, the luxury market has been hit hard and is expected to decline 25% to 45% compared to the previous year. The Chinese luxury market, however, which has benefitted from successful domestic control of the pandemic and has taken the lead in recovery against a depressed global market environment, is forecast to grow from 20% to 30% in...


09/25/2020 - 12:15

U.S. MRTP Authorization Pathway Explored in PMI’s Latest Scientific Update

Philip Morris International (PMI) (NYSE: PM) has released the 11th edition of its Scientific Update, a regularly issued publication on its research efforts to develop and scientifically assess a range of smoke-free alternatives to cigarettes. The latest edition features an overview of the historic decision made by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to authorize the marketing of the I...

Philip Morris International (PMI) (NYSE: PM) has released the 11th edition of its Scientific Update, a regularly issued publication on its research efforts to develop and scientifically assess a range of smoke-free alternatives to cigarettes. The latest edition features an overview of the historic decision made by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to authorize the marketing of the I...


09/25/2020 - 12:09

Palladio Completes $20 Million Series B Financing

Palladio Biosciences, Inc. (Palladio), a privately-held, clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing medicines for orphan diseases of the kidney, announced today the completion of a $20 million Series B investment. The financing was led by new investor, Samsara BioCapital, with participation from new investor, the Roche Venture Fund and existing investors, Medicxi and Osage University ...

Palladio Biosciences, Inc. (Palladio), a privately-held, clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing medicines for orphan diseases of the kidney, announced today the completion of a $20 million Series B investment. The financing was led by new investor, Samsara BioCapital, with participation from new investor, the Roche Venture Fund and existing investors, Medicxi and Osage University ...


09/25/2020 - 09:54

Ant Group Launches “Trusple,” an AntChain-Powered Global Trade and Financial Services Platform for SMEs and Financial Institutions

Ant Group, a leading provider in the development of open platforms for technology-driven inclusive financial services, and the parent company of China’s largest digital payment platform Alipay, today unveiled Trusple, an international trade and financial service platform powered by AntChain, the company’s blockchain-based technology solutions. Trusple aims to make it easier and less costly for...

Ant Group, a leading provider in the development of open platforms for technology-driven inclusive financial services, and the parent company of China’s largest digital payment platform Alipay, today unveiled Trusple, an international trade and financial service platform powered by AntChain, the company’s blockchain-based technology solutions. Trusple aims to make it easier and less costly for...


09/25/2020 - 09:00

Best’s Market Segment Report: Tough Operating Conditions Present Challenges for Sub-Saharan Reinsurance Markets

For many years, the reinsurance markets of sub-Saharan Africa, though small by global standards, have provided global reinsurers with an opportunity for diversification and profitable revenue growth. However, according to an AM Best report, competition and rising acquisition costs have led to a gradual deterioration in the performance of market participants, reducing the attractiveness of the ...

For many years, the reinsurance markets of sub-Saharan Africa, though small by global standards, have provided global reinsurers with an opportunity for diversification and profitable revenue growth. However, according to an AM Best report, competition and rising acquisition costs have led to a gradual deterioration in the performance of market participants, reducing the attractiveness of the ...


09/25/2020 - 07:00

Ipsen Appoints Philippe Lopes-Fernandes as Executive Vice President, Chief Business Officer

Regulatory News: This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200924005822/en/Philippe Lopes-Fernandes, Executive Vice President, Chief Business Officer, Ipsen (Photo: Business Wire) Ipsen (Euronext: IPN; ADR: IPSEY) today announced the appointment of Philippe Lopes-Fernandes as Executive Vice President, Chief Business Officer, ef...

Regulatory News: This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200924005822/en/Philippe Lopes-Fernandes, Executive Vice President, Chief Business Officer, Ipsen (Photo: Business Wire) Ipsen (Euronext: IPN; ADR: IPSEY) today announced the appointment of Philippe Lopes-Fernandes as Executive Vice President, Chief Business Officer, ef...


09/25/2020 - 05:45

Deloitte Launches < "The Next Wave" Emerging Digital Life in South and Southeast Asia > Report At Ant Group’s INCLUSION Fintech Conference

Deloitte launched <"The Next Wave" Emerging Digital Life in South and Southeast Asia > Report today at the INCLUSION Fintech Conference, organized by Ant Group and Alipay to foster a global dialogue on building a more inclusive, green, and sustainable world through digital technology. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/ho...

Deloitte launched <"The Next Wave" Emerging Digital Life in South and Southeast Asia > Report today at the INCLUSION Fintech Conference, organized by Ant Group and Alipay to foster a global dialogue on building a more inclusive, green, and sustainable world through digital technology. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/ho...


09/18/2020 - 15:35

GLOBAL ART IN SHANGHAI TIME - The 2nd Shanghai International Artwork Trade Month Opening in October

The press conference of the 2nd Shanghai International Artwork Trade Month was held on the morning of September 15 (Tuesday), 2020 at West Bund, Shanghai. As was announced in the conference, the 2nd Shanghai International Artwork Trade Month will be held from October 15 to November 15 this year, and the Smart Artwork Display and Trading Platform will be launched on the same day of the conferen...

The press conference of the 2nd Shanghai International Artwork Trade Month was held on the morning of September 15 (Tuesday), 2020 at West Bund, Shanghai. As was announced in the conference, the 2nd Shanghai International Artwork Trade Month will be held from October 15 to November 15 this year, and the Smart Artwork Display and Trading Platform will be launched on the same day of the conferen...


09/18/2020 - 14:00

Secure Code Warrior Named as a 2020 SINET 16 Innovator Award Winner

Secure Code WarriorⓇ, a leading innovator of developer-first secure coding solutions, was named a SINET 16 Innovator Award Winner for 2020. The SINET 16, awarded annually by the Security Innovation Network, recognizes the most innovative technologies and compelling emerging companies from among hundreds of nominees around the world. Secure Code Warrior was recognized for its secure coding plat...

Secure Code WarriorⓇ, a leading innovator of developer-first secure coding solutions, was named a SINET 16 Innovator Award Winner for 2020. The SINET 16, awarded annually by the Security Innovation Network, recognizes the most innovative technologies and compelling emerging companies from among hundreds of nominees around the world. Secure Code Warrior was recognized for its secure coding plat...


09/18/2020 - 12:55

Takeda Presents New Data Highlighting Scientific Advancements in Lung Cancer at ESMO Virtual Congress

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced that the company is presenting data from its lung cancer portfolio at the virtual European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) conference. Notably, insights from sub-analyses of the Phase 3 ALTA 1L study reinforce both the compelling evidence of intracranial efficacy with ALUNBRIG® (brigatinib) as a first-line...

Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) today announced that the company is presenting data from its lung cancer portfolio at the virtual European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) conference. Notably, insights from sub-analyses of the Phase 3 ALTA 1L study reinforce both the compelling evidence of intracranial efficacy with ALUNBRIG® (brigatinib) as a first-line...

09/19/2020 - 18:30

ESMO 2020: Cabometyx® (cabozantinib) in Combination With Opdivo® (nivolumab) Demonstrates Significant Survival Benefits in Patients With Advanced Renal Cell Carcinoma in Pivotal Phase III CheckMate -9ER Trial

Regulatory News: Ipsen (Euronext: IPN; ADR: IPSEY) today announced the first presentation of results from the pivotal Phase III CheckMate -9ER trial, in which Cabometyx® (cabozantinib) in combination with Bristol Myers Squibb’s Opdivo® (nivolumab) demonstrated significant improvements across all efficacy endpoints, including overall survival (OS), in previously untreated advanced renal cell c...

Regulatory News: Ipsen (Euronext: IPN; ADR: IPSEY) today announced the first presentation of results from the pivotal Phase III CheckMate -9ER trial, in which Cabometyx® (cabozantinib) in combination with Bristol Myers Squibb’s Opdivo® (nivolumab) demonstrated significant improvements across all efficacy endpoints, including overall survival (OS), in previously untreated advanced renal cell c...


09/12/2020 - 06:50

Western Union Supports Displaced People of the Moria Camp

Western Union, a global leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, and the Western Union Foundation have announced the Foundation’s pledge of USD 250K in relief to support the immediate and long term recovery needs of refugees including the people displaced from Greece’s Moria Camp. More than 12,000 people have been evacuated from the Moria Camp on the island of Lesbos...

Western Union, a global leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, and the Western Union Foundation have announced the Foundation’s pledge of USD 250K in relief to support the immediate and long term recovery needs of refugees including the people displaced from Greece’s Moria Camp. More than 12,000 people have been evacuated from the Moria Camp on the island of Lesbos...


09/05/2020 - 03:53

CGTN: Beijing to Build Pilot Free Trade Zone to Further Open Up Services Industry

China's central government will support Beijing in setting up a pilot free trade zone characterizing scientific and technological innovation, opening up of the services sector and the digital economy. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200904005527/en/ The decision was announced at the opening of the 2020 China Internat...

China's central government will support Beijing in setting up a pilot free trade zone characterizing scientific and technological innovation, opening up of the services sector and the digital economy. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200904005527/en/ The decision was announced at the opening of the 2020 China Internat...


09/05/2020 - 03:26

AgroAmerica Contributes Once Again to the Development of the Central American Region

AgroAmerica, a globally recognized sustainable company, has been invited since 2017 to sponsor the Central American Donors Forum, an initiative of the Seattle International Foundation (SIF), to generate alliances and advance in development efforts in Central America to generate a greater social impact. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire...

AgroAmerica, a globally recognized sustainable company, has been invited since 2017 to sponsor the Central American Donors Forum, an initiative of the Seattle International Foundation (SIF), to generate alliances and advance in development efforts in Central America to generate a greater social impact. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire...

09/27/2020 - 21:12

Ares Management Corporation Names John Knox as Australia & New Zealand Chairman of Ares SSG

Ares Management Corporation (“Ares”) (NYSE:ARES), a leading global alternative investment manager, announced today the appointment of John Knox as Australia & New Zealand Chairman of Ares SSG. Mr. Knox is the former Chief Executive Officer of Credit Suisse Australia, where he was responsible for leading Credit Suisse’s operating activities in the region. He brings 25 years of experience a...

Ares Management Corporation (“Ares”) (NYSE:ARES), a leading global alternative investment manager, announced today the appointment of John Knox as Australia & New Zealand Chairman of Ares SSG. Mr. Knox is the former Chief Executive Officer of Credit Suisse Australia, where he was responsible for leading Credit Suisse’s operating activities in the region. He brings 25 years of experience a...


09/27/2020 - 18:04

Raysut Cement in Corporate Revamp: Brings on Board Young Leaders in Top Management Roles

Oman’s largest cement manufacturer, Raysut Cement Company (RCC), today announced a significant corporate revamp bringing on board young leaders from within the organization to new roles at key positions of the top management. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200927005053/en/Mr. Joey Ghose, Group CEO, RCC (Photo: AETOSW...

Oman’s largest cement manufacturer, Raysut Cement Company (RCC), today announced a significant corporate revamp bringing on board young leaders from within the organization to new roles at key positions of the top management. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200927005053/en/Mr. Joey Ghose, Group CEO, RCC (Photo: AETOSW...


09/27/2020 - 08:52

Spirit of Wipro Run Brings Together Thousands of Participants Globally

Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today organized the 15th edition of the ‘Spirit of Wipro’ (SOW) Run globally with thousands of participants across 35 countries, running separately, yet together in spirit, at a time of their choosing. The theme for this year’s Run was “United. Unstopp...

Wipro Limited (NYSE: WIT, BSE: 507685, NSE: WIPRO), a leading global information technology, consulting and business process services company, today organized the 15th edition of the ‘Spirit of Wipro’ (SOW) Run globally with thousands of participants across 35 countries, running separately, yet together in spirit, at a time of their choosing. The theme for this year’s Run was “United. Unstopp...


09/21/2020 - 01:01

Janssen Presents Findings from Global, Multi-Centre Trial Examining Amivantamab in Combination with Lazertinib in Patients with EGFR-Mutated Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

FOR EU TRADE AND MEDICAL MEDIA ONLY. NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION IN BENELUX. The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced yesterday interim results from the CHRYSALIS study (NCT02609776) evaluating amivantamab, a fully human bispecific antibody that targets epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) and mesenchymal epithelial transition factor (MET) mutations,1 in combination...

FOR EU TRADE AND MEDICAL MEDIA ONLY. NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION IN BENELUX. The Janssen Pharmaceutical Companies of Johnson & Johnson announced yesterday interim results from the CHRYSALIS study (NCT02609776) evaluating amivantamab, a fully human bispecific antibody that targets epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) and mesenchymal epithelial transition factor (MET) mutations,1 in combination...


08/30/2020 - 11:20

CGTN:China sets policy directions for building a modern socialist Tibet

China has mapped out policy directions for building a new modern socialist Tibet that is united, prosperous, culturally advanced, harmonious and beautiful. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200830005008/en/ As an inseparable part of China, the development of Tibet Autonomous Region has always been a priority for the Ce...

China has mapped out policy directions for building a new modern socialist Tibet that is united, prosperous, culturally advanced, harmonious and beautiful. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20200830005008/en/ As an inseparable part of China, the development of Tibet Autonomous Region has always been a priority for the Ce...

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