NTT Communications and Arkadin Honored in Frost & Sullivan 2018 Asia Pacific ICT Awards

TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 16, 2018 NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the information and communications technology (ICT) solutions business within the NTT Group (TOKYO:9432), and Arkadin, an NTT Communications company and market leader in cloud Unified Communications and Collaboration services, announced today that both have received Frost & Sullivan 2018 Asia Pacific ICT Awards. This press release […]

Belmond Announces Review of Strategic Alternatives to Enhance Shareholder Value

HAMILTON, Bermuda–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 08, 2018 Belmond Ltd. (NYSE: BEL), owners, part-owners or managers of 46 luxury hotel, restaurant, train and river cruise properties, which operate in 24 countries, today announced that its Board of Directors has initiated a comprehensive review of strategic alternatives to enhance shareholder value. Belmond’s iconic properties include Belmond Hotel Cipriani in […]

Wedge Holdings: Largest Illustration Contest in Asia “Illustrator Contest Asia” Award Ceremony and Travel Prize to Japan

TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 06, 2018 On July 12, 2018 (Thursday), Wedge Holdings Co., Ltd. (JASDAQ: 2388) (Headquarters: Chuo-ku, Tokyo, Representative Managing Director and CEO: Mr. Tatsuya Konoshita) held an award ceremony for "Illustrator Contest Asia". This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20180805005022/en/ Thursday, 12th: Awards Ceremony (Photo: Business Wire) In this ceremony, […]

Graminex® LLC successfully challenges Serelys’ patents for use of pollen extracts in tre ating women’s PMS and menopausal symptoms

DESHLER, Ohio–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 02, 2018 Graminex® LLC is pleased to announce the US Patent Office has rejected Serelys’ patents for use of its pollen extracts in treating women's PMS and menopausal symptoms. In parallel reexamination proceedings against US Patents 6,569,471 and 6,669,967, the US Patent Office recently rejected all claims of both patents. Based on […]

Setting Sights to Be Top Creative Professionals in Asia; Creative Festival for Student “GATSBY CREATIVE AWARDS 13th” Now On

OSAKA, Japan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Aug. 01, 2018 Mandom Corporation (TOKYO:4917) is holding the GATSBY CREATIVE AWARDS 13th, one of the largest awards in Asia for creative students. Calls for submissions begin on August 1, 2018. This award, which highlights both the fun in personal grooming and creativity within the younger generation, will allow any student within the […]

Forbes Travel Guide Announces New Leadership Structure to Support Expansion Plans to 100 Countries in 2019

Jerry Inzerillo appointed as Vice-Chairman to the Forbes Travel Guide Board of Directors and Filip Boyen joins company as Chief Executive Officer ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 25, 2018 Forbes Travel Guide, the global authority on luxury travel, announced today a plan to significantly scale the company from evaluating and verifying luxury hospitality in 60 countries to 100 […]

HRH The Crown Prince of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Mohammed Bin Salman Names Renowned Tourism Impres ario Gerard “Jerry” Inzerillo to Lead Transformative Heritage Tourism Initiative

Inzerillo to Be First-Ever CEO of the Diriyah Gate Development Authority, Encompassing Museums, Universities, Major "Edutainment" Facilities as well as Resorts, Restaurants, Wellness Centers and Luxury Retail RIYADH, Saudi Arabia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 25, 2018 His Royal Highness Mohammed Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Crown Prince of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Chairman of the […]

Azbil Introduces Control Valves with Low-Emission Gland Packing That Reduces Leakage of VOC Air Pollutants

TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 25, 2018 Azbil Corporation (TOKYO:6845)(head office: 2-7-3 Marunouchi, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo / President and CEO: Hirozumi Sone) announced that it began to sell control valves with a low-emission gland packing system that reduces the leakage of volatile organic compounds (VOCs). Azbil’s low-emission gland packing system achieves the low level of leakage required by ISO 15848-1:2015*, […]

GSMA Finds That Consumers in Developing Countries Are Hard Hit by High Spectrum Prices

KIGALI, Rwanda–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 19, 2018 Better spectrum pricing policies are needed in developing countries to improve the economic and social welfare of the billions of people that remain unconnected to mobile broadband services, according to a new report, ‘Spectrum Pricing in Developing Countries’, released by the GSMA today at the Mobile 360 – Africa conference […]

APO Adopts Strategic Foresight-Based Approach to Make Member Countries Future-Ready

TOKYO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jul. 18, 2018 To enable member economies to adopt digital technologies in the industry, agriculture, public, and service sectors for holistic socioeconomic development, the Asian Productivity Organization (APO) is incorporating a strategic foresight-based approach and practices to assist them in developing future-ready capabilities and national productivity frameworks. This press release features multimedia. View the full release […]