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  • nano tech 2017, the International Nanotechnology Exhibition & Conference, Brings You the Latest Information … Business Wire - 1 hour 44 minutes ago

    TOKYO--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- The nano tech executive committee (chairman: Tomoji Kawai, Specially Appointed Professor, Osaka University) will be holding “nano tech 2017” – one of the world’s largest nanotechnology ...

  • MSCI Renames South East Asia Index Offerings MSCI ASEAN Indexes Business Wire - 1 hour 44 minutes ago

    HONG KONG--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- MSCI Inc. (NYSE:MSCI - News) has renamed its MSCI South East Asia Indexes, which will be known as the MSCI ASEAN Indexes. In addition to renaming 234 standard indexes, MSCI has added three new indexes that are designed to represent a range of opportunity sets across the Developed, Emerging and Frontier markets in the ASEAN region and highlight the investable market. The MSCI AC ASEAN Indexes are designed to include large and mid-cap equities across one Developed Market country (Singapore) and four Emerging Market countries (Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, and Thailand).

  • Coeur to Participate in Raymond James Precious Metals Forum Business Wire - 3 hours ago

    CHICAGO--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Coeur Mining, Inc.’s (“Coeur” or the “Company”) (NYSE: CDE) Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Peter C. Mitchell, will participate in the Raymond James Precious ...

  • New LinkSwitch-XT2 Offline Flyback Switcher IC Family From Power Integrations Delivers High Accuracy … Business Wire - 3 hours ago

    SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Power Integrations (Nasdaq: POWI ), the leader in high-voltage integrated circuits for energy-efficient power conversion, today introduced its LinkSwitch™-XT2 family ...

  • Registration Now Open for CES Asia 2017 Business Wire - 3 hours ago

    ARLINGTON, Va.--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Registration is now open for the third annual CES Asia™ , which returns to Shanghai, China June 7-9, 2017 with a larger footprint in the Shanghai New International Exhibition ...

  • Kazakhstan Kumkol North Project Panorama Oil and Gas Upstream Analysis Report 2016 - Research and Ma … Business Wire - 4 hours ago

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Kazakhstan Kumkol North Project Panorama - Oil and Gas Upstream Analysis Report" report to their offering. Kazakhstan ...

  • Global Gaucher's Disease Epidemiology and Patient Flow Analysis - 2017 - Research and Markets Business Wire - 6 hours ago

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Gaucher's Disease Epidemiology and Patient Flow Analysis - 2017" report to their offering. The results ...

  • BizVibe Textile and Apparel News: Improving Conditions for Textile Workers Business Wire - 6 hours ago

    LONDON--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- A changing global political climate, improved relations between countries, and steps toward gender equality in the workplace are some of the factors currently shaping the African and Asian textiles industry. Details on the empowerment of textile workers across the world are some of this week’s featured stories on BizVibe. The National Union of Textile, Garment and Tailoring Workers of Nigeria (NUTGTWN) and the Nigeria Textile Garment and Tailoring Employers Association (NTGTEA) signed the 46th National Collective Agreement in late December 2016, increasing the minimum wage for textile workers by 13% to Nigerian Naira 32,000.

  • Indonesia Upstream Fiscal and Regulatory Report 2016 - Low Prices Prompt Fiscal Changes but Regulation … Business Wire - 7 hours ago

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Indonesia Upstream Fiscal and Regulatory Report - Low prices Prompt Fiscal Changes but Regulation Remains Uncertain" ...

  • Allied World Global Markets Builds Out Australia Professional Liability Team Business Wire - 7 hours ago

    ZUG, Switzerland--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, AG (NYSE:AWH - News) announced today that Kym Beazleigh has been appointed Vice President, Professional Liability, Australia, based in Sydney. Ed Moresco said: “This appointment demonstrates our ongoing commitment to strengthening our team in Australia and across the region. Mr. Beazleigh joins Allied World from Zurich Australia Insurance Limited, where he held the position of National Underwriting Manager for the Corporate Institutions Financial Lines team.

  • South East Asia (SEA) Powder and Liquid Coatings Market by Resin Type, Coating Component, by Coating … Business Wire - 7 hours ago

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "South East Asia (SEA) Powder and Liquid Coatings Market by Resin Type, Coating Component, by Coating Method - Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2014-2022" report to their offering. South East Asia (SEA) powder coatings market report is expected to reach $295.9 million by 2022 from $222.7 million in 2015, with a CAGR of 4.2% from 2016 to 2022. The Indonesian powder coatings market is anticipated to remain the highest revenue contributor among other countries.

  • BizVibe Textile and E-commerce News: Strong Performance in India Despite Setbacks Business Wire - 8 hours ago

    LONDON--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Several recently published reports have highlighted strong growth results in the Indian textile and e-commerce industries. Strong growth results in the Indian textile and e-commerce industries are expected. The share of textiles and apparel in India’s total exports rose to 15% in 2015-16, thanks to the Make in India campaign.

  • Turkmenistan Upstream Fiscal and Regulatory Report 2016 - Role of New NOC Remains Unclear - Research … Business Wire - 8 hours ago

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Turkmenistan Upstream Fiscal and Regulatory Report - Role of New NOC Remains Unclear" report to their offering. ...

  • Time Inc. Names Finalists for 2017 TIME India Awards at World Economic Forum Business Wire - 9 hours ago

    McKinsey & Company is the knowledge partner on this project. Time Inc. Vice Chairman Norman Pearlstine will announce the winners at a ceremony in Andhra Pradesh on January 27 at the Confederation of India Industry’s Partnership Summit. Time Inc. announced the Time India Awards finalists at a special panel discussion event, “The Digitization of India,” in Davos today at the Steigenberger Grandhotel Belvédère.

  • Internet of Things (IoT) Device Management Market: Opportunities, Outlook and Forecasts 2017-2022 - North … Business Wire - 10 hours ago

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Internet of Things (IoT) Device Management: IoT Device Administration, Monitoring, and Diagnostics Market Outlook and ...

  • Kulicke & Soffa Schedules First Quarter 2017 Conference Call for 8AM EST, February 2nd, 2017 Business Wire - 11 hours ago

    SINGAPORE--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Kulicke & Soffa Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ:KLIC - News) (“Kulicke & Soffa”, “K&S” or the “Company”), a global leader in the design and manufacture of semiconductor, LED and electronic assembly equipment, today announced a conference call is scheduled to discuss the Company's first quarter 2017 financial results, and its business outlook on Thursday, February 2, 2017 at 8:00am EST. The Company will issue its first quarter 2017 results prior to the conference call. Kulicke & Soffa (NASDAQ:KLIC - News) is a leading provider of semiconductor packaging and electronic assembly solutions supporting the global automotive, consumer, communications, computing, and industrial segments.

  • Quintillion Selects Ciena to Provide Foundation for New Alaskan Subsea Cable Business Wire - 11 hours ago

    HANOVER, Md.--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Anchorage-based Quintillion is deploying Ciena’s (NYSE:CIEN - News) 8700 Packetwave Platform to support the first phase of its 15,000-kilometer intercontinental subsea fiber system that is planned to connect Europe and Asia by way of the Alaskan and Canadian Arctic. Quintillion’s Phase 1 network build in Alaska will connect Nome and Prudhoe Bay, with branches into four rural coastal communities: Barrow, Point Hope, Wainwright and Kotzebue. Additionally, construction is underway for a new terrestrial fiber system between Prudhoe Bay and Fairbanks that will also provide a fiber link between the continental United States and the Arctic.

  • Revlon Unveils a New Structure Designed to Drive Global Growth Business Wire - 11 hours ago

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Revlon, Inc. (NYSE:REV - News) unveiled today a new organization structure designed to enable the company to meet its long-term growth aspirations and more effectively compete in the dynamic and rapidly growing, global beauty industry. With the successful acquisition of Elizabeth Arden in September 2016, the $3 billion combined beauty company has a diverse portfolio of iconic brands with product offerings in color cosmetics, skincare, fragrance, hair color and hair care, beauty tools, men’s grooming products, anti-perspirant deodorants and other beauty care products, sold in approximately 150 countries through a variety of distribution channels. The Company will organize to a new brand-centric structure, built around four global brand teams, Revlon, Elizabeth Arden, Fragrances and Portfolio Brands, designed to optimize and focus on building brand equity and delighting and winning with beauty consumers.

  • ZTE Releases Specs for Hawkeye, its Project CSX Crowdsourced Smartphone Business Wire - 11 hours ago

    RICHARDSON, Texas--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- ZTE USA, the fourth largest smartphone supplier in the U.S. and second largest in the no-contract market,* today announced specifications for Hawkeye, which will include ...

  • NeoPhotonics Completes Sale of Low Speed Transceiver Business to APAT Optoelectronics Business Wire - 12 hours ago

    SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- NeoPhotonics (NYSE:NPTN - News) (“NEOPHOTONICS” or the “Company”), a leading designer and manufacturer of advanced hybrid photonic integrated optoelectronic modules and subsystems for bandwidth-intensive, high-speed communications networks, today announced that it has completed the previously announced sale of its Access and Low Speed transceiver product lines (the “Low Speed Business”) to APAT Optoelectronics Components Co., Ltd. (“APAT OE”) of Shenzhen, China, a designer and manufacturer of optical sub-assemblies for telecom and datacom markets, under previously announced deal terms. Commenting on the closing, Tim Jenks, NeoPhotonics’ Chief Executive Officer stated, “We are pleased to complete the sale of our Low Speed Business.

  • Weebly and Square Announce Partnership to Power Next Wave of Australian Small Businesses Both Online … Business Wire - 12 hours ago

    SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Weebly, the global eCommerce service now empowering more than 40 million entrepreneurs worldwide, today announced a new integration with Square to bring localised, secure payments to Australian small business owners both online and offline. Entrepreneurs across Australia now have the ability to easily expand their reach to a digital and global customer online through their Weebly shop while managing all sales in Australian dollars on a single platform through Square. Finding a simple solution that unites hardware, software, eCommerce, payments, email marketing, taxes and social media can be a daunting task for a solo entrepreneur launching their business.

  • Continuum Reinforces International Commitment with New HQ in Sydney, Australia Business Wire - 12 hours ago

    BOSTON & SYDNEY--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Continuum®, exclusive provider of the only vertically integrated IT service delivery platform that enables MSPs to scale rapidly and profitably, is expanding the company’s role in the Asia Pacific (APAC) market with a new regional headquarters in Sydney, Australia. The investment will help Continuum to directly support partners as they expand across the Asia Pacific region, maintain high service levels and build on strong demand for the company’s products and services. “The investment highlights the increasing importance of the Asia Pacific market to Continuum, driven by robust demand for our offerings in Australia and New Zealand,” said Robert Kocis, Chief Revenue Officer at Continuum.

  • Coeur to Sell Joaquin Project to Pan American Silver Business Wire - 12 hours ago

    CHICAGO & VANCOUVER, British Columbia--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Coeur Mining, Inc. (“Coeur”) (NYSE:CDE - News) and Pan American Silver Corp. (“Pan American”) (NASDAQ:PAAS - News) (TSX:PAA.TO - News) today announced a definitive agreement under which Pan American will acquire 100% of Coeur’s Joaquin project, located in the Santa Cruz province of southern Argentina. Under the terms of the agreement, consideration payable to Coeur will include $15 million in cash and $10 million in Pan American stock.

  • AiRstayz™ Unlocks Keyless Room Access with OpenKey Business Wire - 12 hours ago

    DALLAS & MELBOURNE, Australia--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- AiRstayz™ (www.airstayz.global), a growing coalition of hoteliers and accommodation providers, is elevating the guest experience at the Birches Serviced Apartments (http://www.birches.com.au/) in Melbourne by implementing smart keys, also known as mobile keys, for guest rooms via the OpenKey App (www.openkey.co). OpenKey is the industry standard for universal mobile key technology.

  • j2 Global Completes Six Acquisitions in Q4 2016 Business Wire - 13 hours ago

    LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- j2 Global, Inc. (NASDAQ: JCOM), the global provider of Internet services and Digital Media, announced today that the Company completed six acquisitions in the fourth quarter ...

  • AccelStor’s NeoSapphire All-Flash Arrays Now Certified DataCore Ready Business Wire - 16 hours ago

    TAIPEI, Taiwan--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- AccelStor, the software-defined all-flash array provider, is proud to announce that its NeoSapphire 3605 and NeoSapphire 3611 have passed DataCore Ready certification. ...

  • Weathernews Inc. Acquires Metnext Entering Environmental Weather Market Business Wire - 21 hours ago

    CHIBA, Japan--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Weathernews Inc. (Chiba, Japan; Chihito Kusabiraki/CEO; “Weathernews”) (TOKYO:4825) announced that it had completed the acquisition of all shares of Mextnet SA (Paris, France; ...

  • Zuken Turns to Limelight’s Content Delivery Network to Accelerate and Improve Web Performance Business Wire - 23 hours ago

    TEMPE, Ariz.--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Limelight Networks, Inc. (Nasdaq: LLNW ), a global leader in digital content delivery, today announced Zuken is using its Content Delivery Network (CDN) and Cloud Storage ...

  • Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Company Expands to Malaysia, Names Gaithrie Nandrajog Branch Manager … Business Wire - Tue, Jan 17, 2017 12:30 PM AEDT

    BOSTON--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Company (BHSI) today announced that it has received a license from Labuan FSA to provide non-life reinsurance to the Malaysian market. The ...

  • Setting New Benchmark: Henkel Helps SAIC-GM Make New Technological Breakthrough Business Wire - Tue, Jan 17, 2017 12:00 PM AEDT

    SHANGHAI--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Henkel Asia-Pacific announced that its automotive team had used Bonderite® M-NT 1820 surface pretreatment technology to help SAIC-GM upgrade its car coating line. This Smart ...

  • Rambus Signs Patent License Agreement With Winbond Business Wire - Tue, Jan 17, 2017 8:30 AM AEDT

    SUNNYVALE, Calif.--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Rambus Inc. (NASDAQ:RMBS) today announced it has signed a broad five-year patent license agreement with Winbond Electronics Corporation, a worldwide leading supplier ...

  • Consolidated Gems Advises That It Is Looking for Gold Opportunities in Myanmar Business Wire - Tue, Jan 17, 2017 8:14 AM AEDT

    MELBOURNE, Australia--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Consolidated Gems Inc. (OTCBB: CGEM) advises that it is looking for gold opportunities in Myanmar. Forward-Looking Statements Forward-looking statements in this press ...

  • Continuum Reinforces International Commitment with New HQ in Sydney, Australia Business Wire - Tue, Jan 17, 2017 8:00 AM AEDT

    BOSTON & SYDNEY--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Continuum®, exclusive provider of the only vertically integrated IT service delivery platform that enables MSPs to scale rapidly and profitably, is expanding the company’s role in the Asia Pacific (APAC) market with a new regional headquarters in Sydney, Australia. The investment will help Continuum to directly support partners as they expand across the Asia Pacific region, maintain high service levels and build on strong demand for the company’s products and services. “The investment highlights the increasing importance of the Asia Pacific market to Continuum, driven by robust demand for our offerings in Australia and New Zealand,” said Robert Kocis, Chief Revenue Officer at Continuum.

  • Figure Skating Equipment: Market Trends, Drivers, and Forecast From Technavio Business Wire - Tue, Jan 17, 2017 6:43 AM AEDT

    LONDON--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Technavio market research analysts forecast the global figure skating equipment market to grow at a CAGR of more than 1% during the forecast period, according to their latest report. The market study covers the present scenario and growth prospects of the global figure skating equipment market for 2017-2021. The report also lists figure skates and figure skate accessories as the two major product segments, of which the figure skates segment accounted for close to 94% of the market share in 2016.

  • Top 5 Vendors in the Global Battery Recycling Market From 2017 to 2021: Technavio Business Wire - Tue, Jan 17, 2017 5:43 AM AEDT

    LONDON--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Technavio has announced the top five leading vendors in their recent global battery recycling market report for 2017-2021. This market research report also lists 15 other prominent vendors that are expected to impact the market during the forecast period. Technavio has published a new report on the global battery recycling market from 2017-2021.