Nadia Murad to Speak at Sharjah Conference Aimed at Boosting Opportunities for MENA’s Youth

‘Investing in the Future’ conference offers an international platform to the region’s youthful voices SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 17, 2018 In the run up to one of MENA region’s premier conferences dedicated to addressing development challenges and humanitarian issues, the third edition of ‘Investing in the Future’ Conference (IIFMENA) slated for October 24-25 in […]

project44 and Gatehouse Logistics Announce Exclusive Partnership

Multinational Collaboration Delivers Transportation Visibility Across Europe and North America CHICAGO & NØRRESUNDBY, Denmark–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 17, 2018 project44 (p44) and Gatehouse Logistics jointly announced today that they have entered into an exclusive, multinational agreement which will provide secure and authorized access to the largest visibility network across North America and Europe. Ultimately, accelerating the ability […]

TEDxWeekend 2019 to Taipei Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 11, 2018 TED, an organization that seeks to change the world with ideas under the slogan “ideas worth spreading,” has selected Taipei, Taiwan as one of the five cities to hold TEDxWeekend in 2019 to celebrate its 10th anniversary. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: TEDx event […]

TurbineAero Inc. Announces New Building in Thailand; New CEO Robert Wilson

CHANDLER, Ariz. & CHONBURI, Thailand–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 09, 2018 TurbineAero announced today the groundbreaking ceremony for a new building in the Free Zone of the AMATA CITY Industrial Estate, Chonburi, Thailand, outside of Bangkok; and a new executive, Robert Wilson, joins TurbineAero as the new Chief Executive Officer. This press release features multimedia. View the full […]

P&G Announces 2019 “CEO Challenge”

International Case Competition Offers Opportunity to Interview with P&G Through Business Problem Solving CINCINNATI–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oct. 04, 2018 Are you a college student looking for a business competition to demonstrate your aptitude for strategy and problem-solving? If you’d like to showcase your ingenuity and critical thinking skills beyond the college campus on a global scale, then […]

Free Global E-Learning Academy Launched to Support Women’s Advancement

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 28, 2018 Badiri E-Academy, a free, global, multilingual online academy was launched by the Sharjah-based NAMA Women Advancement Establishment on the sidelines of the 73rd United Nations General Assembly session in New York, offering educational resources and professional courses that can be accessed online by anyone around the world. This press release […]

Slice Labs Raises $20M in Extended Series A to Globalize its On-Demand Insurance Cloud Platform

The additional funding led by The Co-operators brings Slice’s total series A to $31.6M NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 26, 2018 Slice Labs, a leading on-demand insurance cloud platform provider, today announced it has raised an additional $20 million in Series A funding, led by The Co-operators with participation from XL Innovate, Horizons, Munich Re/HSB Ventures, SOMPO, […]

Rocket Software Expands Operations in Asia

Company names Paul Lin as senior channel manager for Asia-Pacific Region SYDNEY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 23, 2018 Rocket Software, a global technology provider that helps Fortune 500 companies and government agencies modernise critical enterprise applications, today announced the addition of Paul Lin to the company’s senior sales leadership team; he will oversee the company’s reseller and sales […]

Western Union Announces Relief Following Typhoon Mangkhut

DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 19, 2018 To support communities most affected by Typhoon Mangkhut in the Philippines, Western Union, a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement, today announces a multi-faceted response to provide relief. In total, contributions from Western Union, the Western Union Foundation, Agents and employees through this comprehensive effort could total up to USD $275,000. […]

MPM Holdings Inc. Enters into Agreement to be Acquired by Investor Group Consisting of SJL Partners KCC Corporation and Wonik QnC Corporation

Transaction Valued at Approximately $3.1 Billion WATERFORD, N.Y. & SEOUL, South Korea–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sep. 13, 2018 MPM Holdings Inc. (“Momentive” or the “Company”) (OTCQX:MPMQ), a global silicones and advanced materials company, and SJL Partners LLC (“SJL”), KCC Corporation (KS:002380) (“KCC”) and Wonik QnC Corporation (KOSDAQ:074600) (“Wonik”) (collectively, the “Investor Group”), today announced that they have entered […]