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Data Published in The Lancet Shows High Efficacy at 96 Weeks for First Investigational Two-Drug, Long-Acting Injectable... CORK, Ireland -Monday, July 24th 2017  

- Long-term data from the Phase 2b LATTE-2 study demonstrated comparable antiviral activity to daily, oral 3-drug combination - - Data presented as an oral late breaker at the 9th International AIDS Society Conference, 23-26 July 2017, Paris, France - (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Janssen Sciences...

Johnson & Johnson Announces Encouraging First-in-Human Clinical Data for Investigational HIV Preventive... PARIS, France -Monday, July 24th 2017

In Phase 1/2a APPROACH study, HIV-1 antibody response observed in all healthy volunteers Mosaic-based vaccine regimen is designed to elicit an immune response against a wide variety of HIV subtypes prevalent worldwide Positive clinical and preclinical results inform selection of lead...

People with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) reveal high burden of disease in new survey  INGELHEIM, Germany -Monday, July 24th 2017

• 61% of IPF patients are worried or extremely worried about experiencing an acute IPF exacerbation1 • Survey underlines the importance of appropriate support and coping mechanisms for patients living with IPF1 • Healthcare teams emphasise the need of a strong support network and...

QNB Group Commences Operations in India Doha, Qatar. -Sunday, July 23rd 2017 [ar]

QNB Group, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa, has recently commenced operations in the city of Mumbai, the economic capital of the Republic of India. The start of the Group’s operations in the Republic of India comes in support of its vision to become a leading...

Business confidence falls across the Middle East with further decline in sentiment expected Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Sunday, July 23rd 2017 [ar]

Business confidence across the Middle East has fallen sharply in the last quarter and is now at its lowest level since the second quarter of 2016, according to the latest edition of the Global Economic Conditions Survey (GECS). The region is also likely to face further challenges over the...

The Paradise Foundation Launches First Overseas Conservation Program in Africa  KIGALI, Rwanda -Saturday, July 22nd 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Paradise Foundation, a not-for-profit environmental conservation organization in China, announced its first overseas conservation program in Africa today. The announcement was made during the Foundation delegates’ visit to the continent, led by Jack Ma, Co-Chairman of The...

Gigabit Britain Moves Closer to a Reality as Call Flow Deploys ADTRAN-Powered 10Gbps FTTH Infrastructure  LONDON -Friday, July 21st 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ADTRAN®, Inc., (NASDAQ: ADTN), a leading provider of next-generation open networking solutions, today announced that Call Flow has chosen its XGS-PON solution to power the UK’s first generation of symmetric multi-Gigabit Fibre-to-the-Home (FTTH) services. The rapidly-growing...

OT-Morpho Receives CSPN Certification for Its Embedded Secure Element for IoT PARIS -Thursday, July 20th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OT-Morpho, a world leader in digital security and identification technologies, today announced that its embedded secure element designed for the Internet of Things (IoT), IoThrive Tiny SE+, has obtained the highest level CSPN1 security certification. IoThrive Tiny SE+ is the...

Speakers from ITV, Sky, News Corp, Google and HBO Announced for IBC Cyber Security Forum  LONDON -Thursday, July 20th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IBC announces today the line-up of speakers for its exclusive event on Cyber Security, part of the new of the C-Tech Forum launched this year. The invitation-only event that will be held on Friday 15th September will allow businesses to gain the latest insights into the threat...

Together for Safer Roads Names David Braunstein As President  WASHINGTON -Thursday, July 20th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Together for Safer Roads (TSR), a coalition of global private sector companies, announced today that David Braunstein will join TSR as president on July 24. Braunstein is a seasoned business leader with deep global and emerging technologies experience within the private...

Philip Morris International General Counsel Gives Expert Testimony at U.S. Commission Hearing on Global Threats Posed by... LAUSANNE, Switzerland -Thursday, July 20th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Marc Firestone, Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Philip Morris International (NYSE/Euronext Paris: PM), today appeared as an invited witness before the Commission on Security and Cooperation to offer expert testimony in support of the Commission’s objective of...

ABB: Building Growth Momentum  ZURICH -Thursday, July 20th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SECOND QUARTER HIGHLIGHTS Total and base orders grew 3%1; higher orders in all regions Revenues up 1% Operational EBITA margin2 12.4%, dampened this quarter by commodity prices and some overcapacity Net income $525 million Cash flow from operating activities $467...

OT-Morpho Joins LoRa Alliance  PARIS -Wednesday, July 19th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OT-Morpho, a world leader in digital security and identification technologies, announces it has joined the LoRaTM Alliance as an official Adopter Member. OT-Morpho delivers solutions to enhance the secure authentication of LoRa-based Low Power Wide Area Networks...

Ranch and Coast Plastic Surgery: Reductive Augmentation Results in Rounder Appearance After Breast Reduction SAN DIEGO -Wednesday, July 19th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- According to plastic surgeon Paul Chasan, MD, FACS, founder of Ranch and Coast Plastic Surgery in Del Mar, California, reductive augmentation is the best choice for women who want a higher and more round breast after breast reduction surgery. Although breast reduction...

Panasonic Successfully Completes the Acquisition and De-listing of Zetes Industries SA OSAKA, Japan -Wednesday, July 19th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation announced today that it has completed the acquisition of 100% of outstanding shares of Zetes Industries SA and the de-listing of Zetes shares from Euronext Brussels. Zetes is headquartered in Brussels, Belgium and has a market leading position in goods and...

Neustar Research Finds Global Attacks Like WannaCry and GoldenEye Directly Affect Enterprises' Cyber Protection... LONDON -Wednesday, July 19th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Neustar, Inc. (NYSE:NSR), a trusted, neutral provider of real-time information services, today announced the results from a new survey of 290 security executives from across 11 EMEA countries. Sixty percent of respondents confirmed that the recent global attacks, such as...

ADM Expands Destination Marketing Capabilities with Completion of Industries Centers Acquisition CHICAGO -Wednesday, July 19th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) announced today that it has completed its acquisition of a controlling interest in Industries Centers, which will now be known as ADM Israel. “By combining ADM’s unparalleled global network with the experience and capabilities...

ADTRAN and Deutsche Telekom Look to Ultra Broadband Evolution to Advance the Gigabit Society DARMSTADT, Germany -Wednesday, July 19th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ADTRAN®, Inc., (NASDAQ: ADTN), a leading provider of next-generation open networking solutions, today announced the start of lab testing of the latest innovations in the G.fast standard, 212MHz and coordinated dynamic time allocation (cDTA) together with Deutsche Telekom (DT)....

NIKE, Inc. Announces Monique Matheson as New EVP, Global Human Resources BEAVERTON, Ore. -Wednesday, July 19th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NIKE, Inc. (NYSE: NKE) today announced Monique Matheson will become Nike’s EVP, Global Human Resources. Matheson will succeed David Ayre, who will retire from Nike after more than ten years leading the company’s Human Resources function. Matheson, a 19-year veteran of...

nbn and ADTRAN Ink Contract to Advance Broadband Access in Australia MELBOURNE, Australia -Tuesday, July 18th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ADTRAN®, Inc., (NASDAQ:ADTN), a leading provider of next-generation open networking solutions, today announced the signing of a supply agreement to advance high-speed broadband access to the citizens of Australia. The executed supply agreement covers software, hardware and...