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  • Elliptic Labs Introduces Ultrasonic Presence Detection Technology, INNER PEACE, for Intelligent Personal … Business Wire - 1 hour 39 minutes ago

    BARCELONA & BEIJING--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Mobile World Congress – Elliptic Labs, the innovator in ultrasound sensing, today announced INNER PEACE™, a technology advance that takes presence detection to new levels and is aimed at the fast-multiplying market for intelligent personal assistants and similar devices. Staying safe and taking care of aging family members are important aspects of a peaceful day-to-day life. Rather than having 24/7 nurses or guards in the home to check on aging family members or detect intruders, INNER PEACE is now available, costing a fraction of such services.

  • Expanding Fast-Growing Contract Development and Manufacturing Business for Biopharmaceuticals, FUJIFILM … Business Wire - 2 hours 39 minutes ago

    TOKYO--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- FUJIFILM Corporation (President: Kenji Sukeno) is launching the Bio CDMO* 2 Division as of March 1, 2017 to expand its contract development and manufacturing operations for biopharmaceuticals* ...

  • New Stop Motion Film "Zipper & Bears" to Be Internationally Released by YKK, Following Its High-Profile … Business Wire - 2 hours 39 minutes ago

    TOKYO--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- YKK Corporation (Head office: 1 Kanda-Izumicho, Chiyoda, Tokyo) produced and released the short animation “FASTENING DAYS” in 2014 and its sequel “FASTENING DAYS 2” in 2016, drawing a total of over 13 million views around the world as part of its efforts to widely promote the YKK corporate brand and zippers. YKK’s latest feature, “Zipper&Bears,” is a stop motion film and will premiere worldwide on February 28 on YKK’s official YouTube Channel (https://www.youtube.com/YKKfastening), as well as in commercial ads on YouTube in various countries/regions. Big Difference.” to the world, under the theme that YKK develops helpful, gentle zippers.

  • Evaluate: Median Cost Per Patient for Orphan Drugs is 5.5 Times Higher Than Non-Orphan Drugs Business Wire - 3 hours ago

    LONDON, BOSTON & TOKYO--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- The steady and inexorable growth of the orphan drug market remains one of the prominent themes in the fourth edition of the EvaluatePharma Orphan Drug Report 2017 ...

  • Toshiba Storage & Electronic Devices Solutions Company Publishes English Edition of Environmental Report … Business Wire - 5 hours ago

    TOKYO--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced the release of the English edition of “Toshiba Storage & Electronic Devices Solutions Company Environmental Report 2016,” its annual ...

  • Blockbuster Deals in China Make Asia-Pacific the Leader in Global Fintech Investments, Accenture Analysis … Business Wire - 6 hours ago

    HONG KONG & LONDON & NEW YORK--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Global investment in financial technology (fintech) ventures grew 10 percent in 2016, to US$23.2 billion, driven primarily by a wave of blockbuster deals in China, according to Accenture (NYSE:ACN - News) analysis of data from CB Insights, a global venture-finance data and analytics firm. Fintech financing in Asia-Pacific in 2016 eclipsed that of North America for the first time, more than doubling, to US$11.2 billion from US$5.2 billion in 2015.

  • Mobius Institute Announces the 2017 International Machine Vibration Analysis Conference (IMVAC) AUSTRALIA … Business Wire - 8 hours ago

    MELBOURNE, Australia--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Mobius Institute , the premier provider of vibration analysis training & certification, today announced the Australian 2017 International Machine Vibration Analysis ...

  • Iron Mountain to Participate in the Mitsubishi UFJ Securities Property REIT Conference Business Wire - 9 hours ago

    BOSTON--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM), the storage and information management services company, announced that Stuart Brown, Executive Vice President and CFO, will participate ...

  • GA-ASI Launches Team Reaper Australia Business Wire - 11 hours ago

    GEELONG, Australia--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), a leading manufacturer of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA) systems, radars, and electro-optic and related mission ...

  • Adore Beauty Goes Global with Pitney Bowes Business Wire - 11 hours ago

    STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE:PBI - News), a global technology company providing innovative technology solutions to power commerce, announced today that Australian cosmetics retailer Adore Beauty is now a globally-optimized ecommerce site, bringing their coveted brands and unique cosmetics, skincare and beauty products to shoppers around the world. As part of its strategy for international expansion, Adore Beauty is working with Pitney Bowes to provide a renowned Borderfree customer experience and seamless, localized online shopping to consumers across the globe. The cross border ecommerce offering from Pitney Bowes supports the end-to-end technology and services platform that attracts new costumers, provides a localized shopping experience, handles payments and landed costs and ensures that deliveries reach customers safely and efficiently.

  • joimax® Obtains Full Product Registration in Thailand, and is Now Active in 10 Asian Countries Business Wire - 11 hours ago

    IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- joimax ® further ensures its market access in Asia. The German based market leader of technologies and training methods for endoscopic minimally invasive spinal surgery ...

  • Global Human Papilloma Virus Partnering Report 2017: Access to Headline, Upfront, Milestone and Royalty … Business Wire - 11 hours ago

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Human Papilloma Virus Partnering 2010 to 2017" report to their offering. The Global Human Papilloma Virus ...

  • Milk Powder Market - Global Industry Opportunity and Forecast 2017 - 2022 - Research and Markets Business Wire - 11 hours ago

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Milk Powder Market - Global Industry Trends, Share, Size, Growth, Opportunity and Forecast 2017 - 2022" report ...

  • Global Sexual Dysfunction Partnering Deals and Agreements by the World's Leading Healthcare Companies … Business Wire - 12 hours ago

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Sexual Dysfunction Partnering 2010 to 2017" report to their offering. The Global Sexual Dysfunction Therapy ...

  • Asia Pacific Large Appliances Market Outlook to 2020: Market is Dominated by Local Brands Including Haier, … Business Wire - 12 hours ago

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Asia Pacific Large Appliances Market Outlook to 2020 - Future Growth to be Driven by Emerging Countries and Rising ...

  • SailPoint Named a Leader in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for IGA for the Fourth Consecutive Time Business Wire - 12 hours ago

    AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- SailPoint, the leader in identity management, today announced it has been recognized as a Leader in Gartner’s “Magic Quadrant for Identity Governance and Administration (IGA),” published on 22 February 2017. This continues the company’s track record of being positioned as a leader in every Gartner Magic Quadrant for identity governance and administration that has been published. Gartner conducted an exhaustive company and product evaluation for both SailPoint IdentityNow™ and SailPoint IdentityIQ™, and interviewed SailPoint customers as part of the report’s process.

  • India Home Automation Market - By Types (Lighting, Security, Heating, Ventilating and Air Conditioning, … Business Wire - 13 hours ago

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "India Home Automation Market Forecast" report to their offering. The India Home Automation Market is expected ...

  • South Korean Intellectual Property Trial and Appeal Board Upholds Validity of 3M Korean Patent Business Wire - 13 hours ago

    ST. PAUL, Minn. & SEOUL, South Korea--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- The Intellectual Property Trial and Appeal Board (“IPTAB”) in Daejeon, South Korea, recently upheld the validity of all claims of 3M’s Korean Patent ...

  • Waters Honors Singapore’s Bioprocessing Technology Institute (BTI) for Glycoscience Research Business Wire - 14 hours ago

    BTI is the first research institute1 focused on glycobiology to participate in the Waters Centers of Innovation Program. In a ceremony today, Singapore’s Bioprocessing Technology Institute joined the Waters Centers of Innovation Program.

  • PMC Biogenix Memphis Plant Expansion Business Wire - 15 hours ago

    MEMPHIS, Tenn.--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- PMC Biogenix, a wholly owned subsidiary of PMC Group, announced today that it has significantly expanded its production capacity for long chain fatty acid intermediates in Memphis, TN to support its recent expansions in fatty amide slip agent production. The Memphis expansion project will increase its capacity for erucic and behenic acids by approximately 50% as well as double its output for C-20 fatty acids, and upgrades PMC’s production capabilities to the most current technologies.

  • Global Polystyrene Report 2016: Market Growth at CAGR of 5.1%, 2014-2020 - Market to Reach $28.7 Billion … Business Wire - 16 hours ago

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Polystyrene market - By Application, Regions - Market Size, Demand Forecasts, Industry Trends and Updates (2014-2020)" ...

  • 75 Percent of Legal Technology Professionals Are Not Familiar with China’s new Cybersecurity Law, Consilio … Business Wire - 16 hours ago

    WASHINGTON--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- According to a survey conducted by Consilio, a global leader in eDiscovery, document review and legal consulting services, 75 percent of legal technology professionals cited that they are not familiar with China’s new Cybersecurity Law, which was passed into law in December 2016. Consilio, a global leader in eDiscovery, document review and legal consulting services, recently conducted a survey looking at changing data privacy regulations.

  • Foundation Holdings and Bloom Holding Launch Joint Venture to Introduce Innovative Workforce Solutio … Business Wire - 16 hours ago

    ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Foundation Holdings and Bloom Holding announced the launch of a joint venture introducing workforce solutions in the critical, impactful and fast growing sectors of healthcare, education and consumer driven industry within the UAE. The newly formed joint venture aims to be a key partner, helping business owners and key stakeholders stay ahead of the curve by advancing their business objectives, recruiting top talent and reducing employee turnover. Foundation Holdings and Bloom Holding will each own 50% of the joint venture which aims to deploy AED1 billion in these sectors over the next three to five years with the goal to ultimately sell shares in an IPO on the local or international stock exchanges.

  • Statement by Oasis Management Company Ltd. Regarding the Upcoming Extraordinary General Meetings at Yingde … Business Wire - 16 hours ago

    HONG KONG--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Oasis Management Company Ltd. (“Oasis”) is the manager to a private investment fund (“Oasis Fund”) that is the beneficial owner of approximately 4.5% of the outstanding shares of Yingde Gases Group Company Limited (“Yingde” or “the Company”) (HKEx Stock Code: 2168), making the Oasis Fund one of the largest minority shareholders of the Company. Oasis has adopted the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission (“SFC”) “Principles of Responsible Ownership” (a/k/a Hong Kong Stewardship Code) and in line with those principles, Oasis monitors and engages with our investee companies. As a shareholder of Yingde, we have been actively following the current dispute between the group lead by current Chairman Zhao Xiangti and the group lead by Sun Zhongguo and Trevor Strutt.

  • New Version of a2ia TextReader™ Supports Chinese and Cyrillic Characters, and Boasts Improved Read Rates … Business Wire - 17 hours ago

    PARIS & NEW YORK--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- A2iA ( @A2iA ), a world leading developer of artificial intelligence and machine-learning based text recognition, information extraction and intelligent document classification ...

  • Yatra Appoints Manish Hemrajani as Head of Investor Relations Business Wire - 17 hours ago

    NEW DELHI & NEW YORK--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Yatra Online, Inc. (Nasdaq:YTRA - News), one of India's leading online travel companies, today announced the appointment of Manish Hemrajani as Vice President and Head of Investor Relations for the company. Based in New York, Manish will be responsible for communicating the company's strategy, growth prospects, financial performance and plans for building long-term shareholder value to investors, analysts and other stakeholders. Manish has over 15 years of experience on Wall Street as a leading Internet research analyst including a stint with Oppenheimer & Co where he was involved with IPOs in the online travel sector.

  • Nutanix Enables TAL Apparel Limited to Embrace IT Transformation with Simplicity and Scalability Business Wire - 17 hours ago

    HONG KONG--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Nutanix (NASDAQ:NTNX - News), a leader in enterprise cloud computing, today announced the celebration of a one-year collaboration with the global garment manufacturing giant, TAL Apparel Limited (TAL Apparel). By adopting the Nutanix Enterprise Cloud Platform, TAL Apparel is able to embrace IT transformation, significantly reducing time required for IT infrastructure management, and focus more resources on leading innovations in garment manufacturing. Headquartered in Hong Kong with 11 factories across Asia, TAL Apparel found it difficult for its legacy IT infrastructure for business critical applications to keep up with the pace of its business expansion in Asia.

  • Stepes to Present Multichannel Translation Solutions at TAUS and LocWorld Shenzhen Business Wire - 18 hours ago

    SAN FRANCISCO & SHENZHEN, China--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Stepes (pronounced /'steps/), the world leader in mobile translation, has announced that it will present multichannel translation at the TAUS and LocWorld ...

  • Southeast Asia PPE Market to Reach $2.10 Billion by 2025 with E.I. DuPont, Huntsman Corporation, the … Business Wire - 18 hours ago

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Southeast Asia Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Market Analysis By Product, By End-Use And Segment Forecasts 2014 ...

  • Adoption of Kyriba Cloud-Based Treasury Management at transcosmos Business Wire - 18 hours ago

    NEW YORK--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Kyriba Japan Co., Ltd. (Japanese subsidiary: Shibuya-ku, Tokyo / Yuichiro Kuwano, Managing Director; referred to as "Kyriba"), the Japanese subsidiary of the U.S. company ...

  • China A-Share Listed Cement Companies Report 201 - 19 Profiles and Financial Data - Research and Mar … Business Wire - 18 hours ago

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "A-Share Listed Cement Companies - Profiles and Financial Data" report to their offering. 19 A-share listed enterprises ...

  • Packet Design CTO to Speak on SDN Traffic Engineering During APRICOT 2017 Business Wire - 19 hours ago

    AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Packet Design CTO Cengiz Alaettinoglu will speak on two panel sessions during the Asia Pacific Regional Internet Conference on Operational Technologies (APRICOT), being ...

  • Japan Pressure Sensors Market - Growth, Trends And Forecasts with Bosch, Panasonic and others (2016 - … Business Wire - 20 hours ago

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Japan Pressure Sensors Market - Growth, Trends And Forecasts (2016 - 2021)" report to their offering. The Japan ...

  • Sterlite Tech Brings End-to-End Smarter Telecom Solutions to MWC 2017 Business Wire - 20 hours ago

    PUNE, India--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Sterlite Technologies , a global technology leader in smarter digital infrastructure, is showcasing its end-to-end smarter telecom solutions at ...

  • Japan Proximity Sensors Market - Growth, Trends And Forecasts with Panasonic Coporation, Fargo Controls … Business Wire - 20 hours ago

    DUBLIN--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Japan Proximity Sensors Market - Growth, Trends And Forecasts (2016 - 2021)" report to their offering. The Japan ...