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Animal Planet, KONG, ORIJEN, Pedigree and Whiskas Among 92 Winners of the 2017 Animalis Edition of the World Branding Awards

22-Jun-2017 9:26 AM
VIENNA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Animalis edition of the prestigious World Branding Awards saw 92 brands from 35 countries named “Brand of the Year” in a glittering ceremony held at the Hofburg Palace in Vienna today. The Animalis edition of the

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AKQA Announces Future Lions 2017 Winners

22-Jun-2017 9:13 AM
CANNES, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AKQA announced the winners of Future Lions, the official student awards at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. Future Lions attracted more than 2,100 students from 64 countries, making it

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KAL Launches Open Banking Technology Ahead of Europe’s PSD2 Initiative

22-Jun-2017 8:57 AM
  EDINBURGH, Scotland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--KAL, a world-leading provider of banking software, is delighted to announce the launch of its new open banking technology designed to help banks get ready for the upcoming Second Payment Servi

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New data reveal high rates of stroke history in asymptomatic atrial fibrillation patients

21-Jun-2017 6:57 PM
Findings from global observational study, GLORIA™-AF, reinforce the high need for screening programmes1 Data presented at EHRA-EUROPACE CARDIOSTIM 2017 and selected for Highlights Session (abstract 1669)1 Dr. Steffen Christow, Cardi

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Australian Automotive Manufacturing Plants Shutting Down Operations

21-Jun-2017 6:28 PM
Largest Automotive Equipment Sale Begins as 10 Automotive Manufacturing Plants Run out of Gas on the Continent AMSTERDAM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hilco Industrial Acquisitions B.V. (www.hilcoind.com) announced today that it will lead the disposition

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Results of MSCI 2017 Market Classification Review

21-Jun-2017 9:18 AM
  MSCI will include China A shares in the MSCI Emerging Markets Index MSCI to consult on potential inclusion of Saudi Arabia in the MSCI Emerging Markets Index MSCI delays decision on the reclassification of the MSCI Argentina a

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Schlumberger Recommends Stockholders Reject “Mini-Tender” Offer by TRC Capital Corporation

21-Jun-2017 9:01 AM
HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB) (“Schlumberger”) has been notified of an unsolicited “mini-tender” offer by TRC Capital Corporation (“TRC Capital”) to purchase up to 2 million shares of Schlumberger common st

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Sanjeev Kapur Joins MetLife as Chief Marketing Officer for Asia

21-Jun-2017 7:21 AM
Kapur will lead the acceleration of MetLife’s brand transformation across the region HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MetLife announced today that Sanjeev Kapur has joined the company as senior vice president and chief marketing officer (CMO) of As

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TNS Appointed by ATM2GO in Multi-Year Deal

20-Jun-2017 9:45 AM
TNS appointed by ATM2GO in Multi-Year Deal (Photo: Business Wire) SYDNEY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Australian ATM operator ATM2GO has migrated its entire ATM estate to Transaction Network Services(TNS) in a multi-year deal that includes

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Sterling and Wilson Scales New Heights; Gets Awarded the World’s Largest Solar PV Plant

20-Jun-2017 9:39 AM
Image for representation purpose only. (Photo: Business Wire) MUMBAI, India--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sterling and Wilson, one of the dominant global forces in the solar-PV space, has bagged Turnkey Engineering Procurement and Construction

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First-Ever World Kidney Cancer Q&A Day Highlights Growing Global Burden

20-Jun-2017 9:32 AM
  People are asking questions and seeking answers to address the burden of kidney cancer worldwide AMSTERDAM--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kidney cancer is a silent disease that’s on the rise. The global incidence of kidney cancer is pre

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Philip Morris International to Build Smoke-Free Product Facility in Germany

20-Jun-2017 9:26 AM
Another step towards a smoke-free future   USD 320 million investment in new Dresden facility 500 new jobs expected LAUSANNE, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE/Eurone

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GSMA Innovation City Returns to Mobile World Congress Shanghai

19-Jun-2017 5:23 PM
Popular Exhibition Space Includes Cutting-Edge Demos Showcasing the Impact of Mobile Technology; Partners include BICS, Cubic Telecom, HID Global, Huawei, Guiyang City Government, KT Corporation, myFC, PayPal, Qvantel and SI-TECH LONDON--(BUSI

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Herbalife Nutrition Encourages North Asia Members to Play a Bigger Role in Inspiring Healthy Active Living in Their Local Communities

19-Jun-2017 2:47 PM
9,000 Herbalife Nutrition members participated in Asia Pacific Extravaganza for North Asia, held from June 16 to 18 in Hong Kong. (Photo: Business Wire)   HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Global nutrition company, Herbalife (NYSE:HLF), ha

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GA Telesis Closes New $225 Million Syndicated ABL Credit Facility with Oversubscription and Tighter Pricing

19-Jun-2017 2:39 PM
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Leading aviation company GA Telesis, LLC (or the “Company”) announced the closing of a new five year, $225 million ABL credit facility led by HSBC Securities USA and Fifth Third Bank as Joint Lead Arrangers

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Expensify Integrates Directly with FinancialForce Accounting and PSA for Enhanced Workflow Automation

19-Jun-2017 8:55 AM
Expensify has boosted its FinancialForce integration with increased coding functionality, tax support, and more for both Accounting and Professional Services Automation LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Expensify, the world’s fastest

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Triton Aviation Finance Announces Filing of Petition for Approval of Trustees’ Proposed Plan of Resolution

17-Jun-2017 12:26 PM
  SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Triton Aviation Finance, a Delaware statutory trust (“TAF”), announced today that it has filed a petition with the Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware (the “Chancery Court”), Case Number 2017

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Murex Awarded “Best Integrated Treasury and Capital Markets Platform Implementation” of the Year

17-Jun-2017 12:13 PM
HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Murex, a global leader in trading, risk management and processing solutions, is pleased to announce it has been awarded “Financial Markets Technology Implementation of the Year – Best Integrated Treasury and Capita

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Elliott Supports New BHP Chair and New Direction for BHP

16-Jun-2017 11:13 AM
  HONG KONG--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The appointment of Kenneth MacKenzie as the next Chair is a constructive step in bringing much needed change to the direction of BHP. As CEO of Amcor, Mr. MacKenzie displayed strong leadership qualities as he

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New International Survey Shows Overwhelming Support for Very Low Nicotine Cigarettes

16-Jun-2017 9:53 AM
CLARENCE, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--22nd Century Group, Inc. (NYSE MKT:XXII), a plant biotechnology company that is focused on tobacco harm reduction and cannabis research, announced today that the Company commissioned Harris Poll to conduct a