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Global-IP Brings Outstanding Sales Team On Board to Serve its African Markets GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands -Tuesday, March 28th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global-IP Cayman, the innovative satellite communications company with the mission to bring cost-effective Internet and related value-added services to Sub-Saharan Africa, is pleased to announce its outstanding sales team brought on board to develop channel partners and offer...

neXgen Group Launches Vidsys CSIM platform for Smart Cities VIENNA, Va. & DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, March 28th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vidsys, the leading global software technology manufacturer of Physical Security Information Management (PSIM) and Converged Security and Information Management (CSIM) software, today announced that neXgen Group, a leading smart city advisory and managed services provider based...

23 MARCH 2017—PFA Pension Forms Two Joint Ventures with Spear Street Capital LLC to Acquire a 49% Interest in Two... SAN FRANCISCO -Tuesday, March 28th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- An affiliate of PFA Pension announced the completion of two separate joint ventures with affiliates of Spear Street Capital LLC (“Spear Street”) to acquire a 49% interest in approximately 1.2 million square feet of office properties located in Dallas, Texas and Jersey City,...

Regulators to address international spectrum issues at DSA Global Summit as policy makers look to define universal... CAPE TOWN, South Africa -Monday, March 27th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulators from around the world are set to attend the fifth annual Dynamic Spectrum Alliance Global Summit, to continue discussions on effective spectrum management and the role of dynamic spectrum access in enabling new connectivity solutions. The Summit, which will take...

Papa John’s Continues International Expansion, Announces Opening In Casablanca, Morocco LOUISVILLE, Ky. -Monday, March 27th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Papa John’s International, Inc. (NASDAQ:PZZA), continues its global growth with the opening of a new restaurant in Morocco. Papa John’s is known worldwide for its BETTER INGREDIENTS. BETTER PIZZA. brand promise and will now bring Better Pizza to Casablanca, Morocco....

Toyota and NTT Agree to Collaborate on ICT Platform R&D for Connected Cars TOKYO -Monday, March 27th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toyota Motor Corporation (Head Office: Toyota, Aichi Prefecture, Japan; President and Representative Director: Akio Toyoda; “Toyota”) and Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (Head Office: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan; President and CEO: Hiroo Unoura; “NTT”) have...

Qatar Financial Centre Discuss Expansion Opportunities with German Corporations Berlin,Germany. -Monday, March 27th 2017  

Senior officials from the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) Authority, one of the world’s leading and fastest growing financial centres, successfully concluded panel discussions, face-to-face consultations and networking events with professionals from German corporations and private companies in...

Juffali Technical Equipment Company (JTECO) ... Jeddah, Saudi Arabia -Monday, March 27th 2017 [ar]  

With over 19 years presence in the Saudi local market, Juffali Technical Equipment Company (JTECO) has recently celebrated the opening of another new Showroom for the sales and promotion of Bosch Power Tools and Bosch Automotive Aftermarket Parts. The JTECO new premises is located at Kilo 14,...

Verizon and SES Trial Ultra HD Delivery LUXEMBOURG -Monday, March 27th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) today announced a collaborative agreement with Verizon (NYSE: VZ) aimed at driving the overall development of Ultra HD delivery solutions for Verizon Fios subscribers throughout the U.S. Verizon is among a recent wave of...

Arzan Wealth Advises on Acquisition of Global Pharmaceutical Testing Lab in Madison, Wisconsin, USA Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, March 27th 2017 [ar]  

Arzan Wealth (DIFC) Limited (‘Arzan Wealth’), a Dubai-based advisory firm regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority, is pleased to announce that it has advised on the acquisition of the freehold ownership of the Pharmaceutical Product Development (“PPD”) laboratories campus...

China's Healthcare Market to See Surge of Investment and Opportunities in Next 15 Years  SHANGHAI -Monday, March 27th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Last October, the Chinese government approved a blueprint called “Healthy China 2030”, pledging to build a healthy China in the next 15 years. By 2030, the size of the healthcare market is expected to reach $2.3 trillion. This initiative is in line with China’s...

AURAK Receives Visit from Association of Arab Universities Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Monday, March 27th 2017 [ar]  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah’s (AURAK) has received a visit from a committee from the Association of Arab Universities (AARU). The delegation consisted of Dr. Ghalib Al Rifai and Dr. Turki Obaidat, and Dr. Sultan Abu Oraibi, secretary general of the AARU, who was also guest of...

Schlumberger and Weatherford to Form OneStim Joint Venture  HOUSTON -Sunday, March 26th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger and Weatherford today announced an agreement to create OneStimSM, a joint venture to deliver completions products and services for the development of unconventional resource plays in the United States and Canada land markets. The joint venture will offer one of the...

The First Group Showcases Unparalleled Opportunities in Dubai’s Booming Property Sector to Chinese Investors Shanghai, China. -Sunday, March 26th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

Leading developer The First Group is showcasing the unrivalled opportunities in Dubai’s property market to Chinese investors at this week’s Dubai Property Show in Shanghai. The British-owned firm, which is one of Dubai’s most respected international hotel & property developers, is...

Video Release: HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Inaugurates 200MW Second Phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid... Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, March 26th 2017 [ar] [fr]

HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has inaugurated the 200 megawatt (MW) second phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park. The project reflects a new era in the excellence and leadership of the UAE, as it increases...

Julphar’s Board of Directors names CFO Jerome CARLE as Acting General Manager Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, March 26th 2017 [ar]  

The Board of Directors of Julphar Gulf Pharmaceutical Industries – chaired by His Highness Sheikh Faisal Bin Saqr Al Qassimi – announced that it has appointed Julphar’s Chief Financial Officer Jerome Carle as Acting General Manager, which will be effective following the departure of...

NZMP GOLD Whole Milk Powder for UHT Launches AUCKLAND, New Zealand -Sunday, March 26th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NZMP, the global ingredients brand of Fonterra, announces the launch of NZMP GOLD Whole Milk Powder for UHT. Designed specifically for UHT beverages, the new product gives manufacturers longer production runs over standard milk powders, as well as cleaner labelling on their...

Panasonic Donates a Total of 1,584 Solar Lanterns to South Africa, Swaziland, and Lesotho JOHANNESBURG -Saturday, March 25th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Since 2012, Panasonic Corporation has been working on the 100 Thousand Solar Lanterns Project, a project that aims to donate a total of 100 thousand solar lanterns to the world's non-electrified areas by 2018, which is the centennial of Panasonic's foundation. As part of the...

Hilton Appoints Chief Customer Officer MCLEAN, Va. -Saturday, March 25th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hilton (NYSE:HLT) has named Jonathan (Jon) Witter as Chief Customer Officer. In this newly created role, he will oversee the Global Brands, Marketing, Loyalty & Partnerships, IT and Strategy teams. Witter has extensive background in these functional areas, most recently...

Chemtura Increases Prices for Petroleum Additives Products PHILADELPHIA -Saturday, March 25th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Chemtura Corporation (NYSE: CHMT) (EURONEXT: CHMT) has announced today that effective April 1, 2017 or as contracts allow, as a result of the continued escalation of costs it will increase prices globally for the following Petroleum Additives products. This is necessary to...