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Frost & Sullivan Reveals the Top 3 Cybersecurity Challenges Faced by Asia-Pacific Enterprises

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:57am

SANTA CLARA, Calif., July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, industries and organizations have been forced to accelerate their digital capabilities to meet evolving customer expectations, sometimes leading to security gaps. The increasingly sophisticated threat landscape and a complex business environment are also driving businesses to explore solutions to help them strengthen their security posture for better cyber threat/risk management.

Key Points: 
  • As a result, companies are increasingly looking to Expertise-as-a-Service to manage their security and threat management needs while focusing on their core business.
  • JoinFrost & Sullivan's Kenny Yeo, Associate Director, and Vivien Pua, Industry Analyst, and Josef Figueroa, Vice President Southeast Asia, Inspira Enterprise, for the Growth Opportunity Briefing, "Overcoming the Top 3 Cybersecurity Challenges Faced by Asia-Pacific Enterprises" on August 5 at 11 a.m. SGT.
  • In addition, learn how enterprises can leverage the knowledge of experienced security analysts for simplified compliance management and enhanced security posture.
  • Learn why the shift from CapEx to OpEx business models is prompting an increasing number of businesses to adopt a Pay-as-you-Go model.

Israeli remote medicine applications are changing the future: IMPROVATE Life-Saving Technologies Conference

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:48am

TEL AVIV, Israel, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading health professionals from Israel and around the world, government officials and top Israeli med-tech companies discussed the exciting future of medicine in diverse fields such as bioengineering and cell therapy, remote medicine, the use of artificial intelligence and big data, and more, at the IMPROVATE Life-Saving Technologies conference.

Key Points: 
  • Prof. Ze'ev Rotstein, Director of Hadassah Medical Center, addressed the conference on how better data creates better care.
  • Big data is not only the clinical data of the patients, but we are deepening our understanding of all the genomics.
  • Former Bulgarian President and IMPROVATE advisory board member Rosen Plevneliev said the European market holds huge opportunities for Israeli companies.
  • The company is involved in four verticals: R&D of mobile remote patient monitoring technologies In Israel; Remote Patient Monitoring Centers in the United States; Big data and A.I analytics.

Israeli remote medicine applications are changing the future: IMPROVATE Life-Saving Technologies Conference

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:45am

Prof. Ze'ev Rotstein, Director of Hadassah Medical Center, addressed the conference on how better data creates better care.

Key Points: 
  • Prof. Ze'ev Rotstein, Director of Hadassah Medical Center, addressed the conference on how better data creates better care.
  • Big data is not only the clinical data of the patients, but we are deepening our understanding of all the genomics.
  • Former Bulgarian President and IMPROVATE advisory board member Rosen Plevneliev said the European market holds huge opportunities for Israeli companies.
  • The company is involved in four verticals: R&D of mobile remote patient monitoring technologies In Israel; Remote Patient Monitoring Centers in the United States; Big data and A.I analytics.

Frost & Sullivan Reveals the Top 3 Cybersecurity Challenges Faced by Asia-Pacific Enterprises

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:38am

As a result, companies are increasingly looking to Expertise-as-a-Service to manage their security and threat management needs while focusing on their core business.

Key Points: 
  • As a result, companies are increasingly looking to Expertise-as-a-Service to manage their security and threat management needs while focusing on their core business.
  • JoinFrost & Sullivan's Kenny Yeo, Associate Director, and Vivien Pua, Industry Analyst, and Josef Figueroa, Vice President Southeast Asia, Inspira Enterprise, for the Growth Opportunity Briefing, "Overcoming the Top 3 Cybersecurity Challenges Faced by Asia-Pacific Enterprises" on August 5 at 11 a.m. SGT.
  • In addition, learn how enterprises can leverage the knowledge of experienced security analysts for simplified compliance management and enhanced security posture.
  • Learn why the shift from CapEx to OpEx business models is prompting an increasing number of businesses to adopt a Pay-as-you-Go model.

British Home PC Users Have a 23% Chance of Encountering Cyber Threats

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:38am

LONDON, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Avast (LSE:AVST), a global leader in digital security and privacy, today revealed that the overall chance of home PC users encountering a cyber threat has increased worldwide year over year.

Key Points: 
  • The data included in this report is collected from Avast's threat detection network, and represents a data snapshot, constructed with the threats Avast protected its PC users from during March 16, 2021, and April 14, 2021.
  • The data looks at total threats and advanced threats, evaluating the risk ratio for home and business users around the world.
  • With over 435 million users online, Avast offers products under the Avast and AVG brands that protect people from threats on the internet and the evolving IoT threat landscape.
  • Avast digital security products for Mobile, PC or Mac are top-ranked and certified by VB100, AV-Comparatives, AV-Test, SE Labs and others.

Banco XCMG S.A. Completes First Foreign Exchange Settlement and Sale Transaction with Newly Gains Foreign Exchange License Approval in Brazil

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:36am

Banco XCMG S.A., opened in July 2020 in Pouso Alegre, is the Chinese manufacturing industry's first overseas bank and the first Chinese-invested enterprise bank in Brazil.

Key Points: 
  • Banco XCMG S.A., opened in July 2020 in Pouso Alegre, is the Chinese manufacturing industry's first overseas bank and the first Chinese-invested enterprise bank in Brazil.
  • Upon receiving the license, the bank will be able to save exchange costs for XCMG Brazil at more favorable exchange rates, which is of great significance to improve the overall operating efficiency of XCMG's two companies in Brazil.
  • The foreign exchange license will expand Banco XCMG S.A.'s innovative service capabilities based on the real needs of customers.
  • A top-three equipment leasing company in Brazil has already purchased 42 units of XCMG excavators through Banco XCMG S.A.

Ping An-Shionogi Joint Venture Launched in Shanghai, Expanding Footprint in Healthcare Industry

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:31am

Ping An-Shionogi is a Healthcare as a Service (HaaS) enterprise, an integrated medical and healthcare platform, for public health and patients.

Key Points: 
  • Ping An-Shionogi is a Healthcare as a Service (HaaS) enterprise, an integrated medical and healthcare platform, for public health and patients.
  • The joint venture is a collaboration between the Ping An and Shionogi in drug research, development, production and sales.
  • Ping An's strong digital capability is enabling Ping An-Shionogi to speed up drug development with data for specific diseases.
  • Ping An-Shionogi will fully utilize the strengths of the two joint venture partners, continue to optimize the healthcare service model and improve drug innovation.

Webbula Ranked No. 1 at Determining Age Overall and in Every Age Group in Truthset's Q2 2021 Truthscore™ Index Release

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:30am

Webbula's consistent quality, quarter after quarter, is a signal to data buyers that these are segments worth activating.

Key Points: 
  • Webbula's consistent quality, quarter after quarter, is a signal to data buyers that these are segments worth activating.
  • Webbula's age group and other audience segments can be found within all of Webbula's best-in-class data management platforms and advertising data solutions partners' marketplaces.
  • To learn more about Truthset, visit truthset.io
    For over eleven years, customers have trusted Webbula to help them overcome complex data challenges.
  • Webbula continues to be the undisputed leader in email hygiene, data enhancement, audience targeting, and identity-driven data solutions.

Slone Partners Places Scott Gleason as Senior Vice President Investor Relations and Corporate Communications at OraSure Technologies

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:00am

Gleason possesses a range of corporate leadership experience in business development and strategic communications across industries.

Key Points: 
  • Gleason possesses a range of corporate leadership experience in business development and strategic communications across industries.
  • Most recently he served as Senior Vice President of Investor Relations and Corporate Strategy for Myriad Genetics, a leading specialty diagnostic laboratory focused on genetic testing and precision medicine.
  • Prior to his tenure with Myriad, Gleason was a senior publishing analyst at Stephens, Inc. covering the life science tools and diagnostics industry.
  • "Scott comes to OraSure with over 20 years of executive leadership experience focused in investment banking, investor relations, corporate communications, and corporate strategy and business development.

Penetron Crystalline Technology Resists the Arctic Cold of Russia's Far East

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:00am

Impervious to the region's harsh climactic conditions, PENETRON ADMIX was specified to waterproof and add durability to both the new and repaired concrete structures.

Key Points: 
  • Impervious to the region's harsh climactic conditions, PENETRON ADMIX was specified to waterproof and add durability to both the new and repaired concrete structures.
  • "With long, cold winters, permafrost and constant exposure to seawater, it's not an ideal environment for concrete."
  • The Penetron Group is a leading manufacturer of specialty construction products for concrete waterproofing, concrete repairs, and floor preparation systems.
  • For more information on Penetron waterproofing solutions, please visit penetron(dot)com or Facebook(dot)com/ThePenetronGroup, email CRDept(at)penetron(dot)com, or contact the Corporate Relations Department at 631-941-9700.

Penetron Crystalline Technology Resists the Arctic Cold of Russia's Far East

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:00am

Impervious to the region's harsh climactic conditions, PENETRON ADMIX was specified to waterproof and add durability to both the new and repaired concrete structures.

Key Points: 
  • Impervious to the region's harsh climactic conditions, PENETRON ADMIX was specified to waterproof and add durability to both the new and repaired concrete structures.
  • "With long, cold winters, permafrost and constant exposure to seawater, it's not an ideal environment for concrete."
  • The Penetron Group is a leading manufacturer of specialty construction products for concrete waterproofing, concrete repairs, and floor preparation systems.
  • For more information on Penetron waterproofing solutions, please visit penetron(dot)com or Facebook(dot)com/ThePenetronGroup, email CRDept(at)penetron(dot)com, or contact the Corporate Relations Department at 631-941-9700.

Coralogix Closes $55M Series C Funding Round To Provide Global Enterprises With Full Production Analytics

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:00am

SAN FRANCISCO, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Coralogix today announced it has raised $55 million in a Series C funding round, bringing the company's total amount raised to $96 million.

Key Points: 
  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Coralogix today announced it has raised $55 million in a Series C funding round, bringing the company's total amount raised to $96 million.
  • New investor Greenfield Partners led the round with participation from Red Dot Capital Partners, StageOne Ventures, Eyal Ofer's - O.G.
  • "The exponential growth of data is preventing companies from achieving full coverage," said Ariel Assaraf, CEO of Coralogix.
  • This round of funding will help us further our storage-free vision, supporting the exponential nature of software."

Sartorius Stedim Biotech acquires cell culture specialist Xell AG

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:00am

AUBAGNE, France, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The life science company Sartorius Stedim Biotech acquired cell culture specialist XellAG headquartered in Bielefeld, Germany.

Key Points: 
  • AUBAGNE, France, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The life science company Sartorius Stedim Biotech acquired cell culture specialist XellAG headquartered in Bielefeld, Germany.
  • "I would like to cordially welcome the Xell team to Sartorius Stedim Biotech and am looking forward to our collaboration in this demanding time."
  • "Sartorius Stedim Biotech, with its strong sales team and complementary product portfolio, offers an excellent platform for further expansion, and we are extremely excited about our joint future development," added Stefan Northoff, CEO of Xell AG.
  • Xell AG is a globally active biotech company with a strong focus on cell culture media as well as associated analytical and process services.

Sartorius acquires cell culture specialist Xell AG

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:00am

GTTINGEN, Germany, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The life science company Sartorius, through its subgroup Sartorius Stedim Biotech, acquired cell culture specialist XellAG headquartered in Bielefeld, Germany.

Key Points: 
  • GTTINGEN, Germany, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The life science company Sartorius, through its subgroup Sartorius Stedim Biotech, acquired cell culture specialist XellAG headquartered in Bielefeld, Germany.
  • "I would like to cordially welcome the Xell team to Sartorius and am looking forward to our collaboration in this demanding time."
  • "Sartorius, with its strong sales team and complementary product portfolio, offers an excellent platform for further expansion, and we are extremely excited about our joint future development," added Stefan Northoff, CEO of Xell AG.
  • Xell AG is a globally active biotech company with a strong focus on cell culture media as well as associated analytical and process services.

Quell Therapeutics Appoints Tracey Lodie, Ph.D., as Chief Scientific Officer

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:00am

LONDON and BOSTON, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Quell Therapeutics Ltd ("Quell"), the world leader in developing engineered T-regulatory (Treg) cell therapies for serious medical conditions driven by the immune system, announces the appointment of Tracey Lodie, Ph.D., as Chief Scientific Officer.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON and BOSTON, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Quell Therapeutics Ltd ("Quell"), the world leader in developing engineered T-regulatory (Treg) cell therapies for serious medical conditions driven by the immune system, announces the appointment of Tracey Lodie, Ph.D., as Chief Scientific Officer.
  • "We are delighted to welcome Tracey to Quell.
  • She brings impressive drug discovery experience working with a wide range of cell therapy platforms, including induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs), Treg and T-effector cells and genetic engineering," said Iain McGill, Chief Executive Officer of Quell Therapeutics.
  • "We believe that Tracey's extensive technical and therapeutic expertise enhances our industry leading engineered Treg cell therapy development capabilities and reinforces our proven operational competency.

Boeing Donates €500,000 to Assist Red Cross Flood Relief Efforts in Germany

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:00am

BERLIN, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] today announced a 500,000 donation from the Boeing Charitable Trust to the American Red Cross to assist with flood relief efforts in Germany.

Key Points: 
  • BERLIN, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Boeing Company [NYSE: BA] today announced a 500,000 donation from the Boeing Charitable Trust to the American Red Cross to assist with flood relief efforts in Germany.
  • "Through our partnership with the American Red Cross and German Red Cross, we are working quickly to bring much-needed emergency funding to communities hit hardest by these recent events.
  • "The American Red Cross is grateful for partners likeBoeingfor stepping up during these unprecedented times," said Koby Langley, senior vice president of International Services for the American Red Cross.
  • "Boeing's contribution supports the Red Cross efforts to help communities affected by flooding in Germany.

Quell Therapeutics Appoints Tracey Lodie, Ph.D., as Chief Scientific Officer

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:00am

LONDON and BOSTON, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Quell Therapeutics Ltd ("Quell"), the world leader in developing engineered T-regulatory (Treg) cell therapies for serious medical conditions driven by the immune system, announces the appointment of Tracey Lodie, Ph.D., as Chief Scientific Officer. Dr. Lodie brings to Quell more than 20 years of experience in the biopharmaceutical industry focused on the discovery and development of cell therapies and novel biologics in the areas of autoimmunity, transplant biology and immune-oncology.

Key Points: 
  • "We are delighted to welcome Tracey to Quell.
  • She brings impressive drug discovery experience working with a wide range of cell therapy platforms, including induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs), Treg and T-effector cells and genetic engineering," said Iain McGill, Chief Executive Officer of Quell Therapeutics.
  • "We believe that Tracey's extensive technical and therapeutic expertise enhances our industry leading engineered Treg cell therapy development capabilities and reinforces our proven operational competency.
  • Quell is also advancing additional programs in neuroinflammatory and autoimmune diseases.

Haute Dolci to Relaunch two Former Heavenly Desserts Restaurants

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:00am

Nizam Mohamed, founder of Heavenly Desserts and Haute Dolci, recently sold the brand rights for Heavenly Desserts.

Key Points: 
  • Nizam Mohamed, founder of Heavenly Desserts and Haute Dolci, recently sold the brand rights for Heavenly Desserts.
  • As part of the settlement, Nizam agreed to rebrand the two Heavenly Desserts sites to Haute Dolci restaurants.
  • All other Heavenly Desserts sites will continue operating as usual, now under the ownership of Mohammad Imran and Mohammed Yousif.
  • For more information on the Haute Dolci brand, or to find a nearby restaurant, please visit hautedolci.co.uk .

Pilotlight announces new partnership with Hakluyt

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 9:00am

Under this partnership, Hakluyt employees are being matched with a number of charities, to provide them with pro bono advice and support via the Pilotlight Programme.

Key Points: 
  • Under this partnership, Hakluyt employees are being matched with a number of charities, to provide them with pro bono advice and support via the Pilotlight Programme.
  • One of the first people at Hakluyt to participate in the programme was Hari Sahathevan, a partner in Hakluyt's London office.
  • Pilotlight connected Hari with the Brandon Centre, a charity that provides mental health and other services to young people in London.
  • Ed Mayo, Pilotlight's chief executive, added: "Pilotlight is delighted to be working with Hakluyt, and to be helping the firm support a number of charities in the UK.

Bank Alfalah and ACE Money Transfer Hold a Gold Distribution Ceremony and Announce their New Promotional Campaign

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:52am

MANCHESTER, England, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ACE Money Transfer, a leading cross-border remittance provider, and Bank Alfalah held a gold distribution ceremony in Lahore, Paksitan at Pearl Continental Hotel Lahore on 16th July 2021.

Key Points: 
  • MANCHESTER, England, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ACE Money Transfer, a leading cross-border remittance provider, and Bank Alfalah held a gold distribution ceremony in Lahore, Paksitan at Pearl Continental Hotel Lahore on 16th July 2021.
  • The renowned Pakistani actress and Tamgha-e-Imtiaz recipient, Mehwish Hayat, graced the event and announced the upcoming mega promotional campaign for 2021.
  • ACE Money Transfer and Bank Alfalah will incentivize the customers sending remittances to Pakistan to win cash prizes, including 270 prizes of rupees 50,000 each and a bumper prize of rupees 1 crore.
  • The Bank provides financial solutions to consumers, corporations, institutions and governments through a broad spectrum of products and services.

Lumen launches new on-net subsea fiber route between U.S. and France

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:47am

DENVER, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- In the wake of COVID-19, almost 70% of organizations using cloud services say they plan to increase their cloud spending. This is creating a spike in the demand for cloud connectivity services and data worldwide. The need for international bandwidth is already more than doubling every two years, with internet growth increasing rapidly on all continents.

Key Points: 
  • "No other subsea cable route comes close to the capacity levels traversing the trans-Atlantic," said TeleGeography research director Alan Mauldin.
  • The new Lumen route on the Dunant system will offer optional diversity, latency, and custom routing guarantees.
  • This will give international businesses and wholesale providers a secure, diverse trans-Atlantic network optionconnecting to the Lumen global 450,000 route fiber mile network.
  • Lumen also just recently announced the expansion of its fiber network in Europe, strengthening its service capabilities in France, Switzerland and Spain.

Exyte Empowers the Biopharmaceutical Industry: First ExyCell® Facility Launched in Shanghai

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:44am

The patented ExyCell technology was developed by Exyte as an end-to-end, integrated facility solution with standardized and modularized elements.

Key Points: 
  • The patented ExyCell technology was developed by Exyte as an end-to-end, integrated facility solution with standardized and modularized elements.
  • Through their cooperation, Exyte and Miltenyi Biotec have developed an innovative, sustainable, and cost-effective facility for cell therapy manufacturing.
  • Chris Miller, President Global Business Unit Biopharma and Life Sciences at Exyte stated: "The completion of the first ExyCell facility with our partner Miltenyi Biotec marks an important milestone.
  • In 2020, Exyte generated sales of EUR 4.1 billion with around 4,900 highly experienced and motivated employees.

Bank Alfalah and ACE Money Transfer Hold a Gold Distribution Ceremony and Announce their New Promotional Campaign

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:43am

MANCHESTER, England, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ACE Money Transfer, a leading cross-border remittance provider, and Bank Alfalah held a gold distribution ceremony in Lahore, Paksitan at Pearl Continental Hotel Lahore on 16th July 2021.

Key Points: 
  • MANCHESTER, England, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- ACE Money Transfer, a leading cross-border remittance provider, and Bank Alfalah held a gold distribution ceremony in Lahore, Paksitan at Pearl Continental Hotel Lahore on 16th July 2021.
  • The renowned Pakistani actress and Tamgha-e-Imtiaz recipient, Mehwish Hayat, graced the event and announced the upcoming mega promotional campaign for 2021.
  • ACE Money Transfer and Bank Alfalah will incentivize the customers sending remittances to Pakistan to win cash prizes, including 270 prizes of rupees 50,000 each and a bumper prize of rupees 1 crore.
  • The Bank provides financial solutions to consumers, corporations, institutions and governments through a broad spectrum of products and services.

CATL Unveils Its Latest Breakthrough Technology by Releasing Its First Generation of Sodium-ion Batteries

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:40am

NINGDE, China, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Contemporary Amperex Technology Co., Ltd. (CATL) successfully held its first online launch event "Tech Zone" on July 29. Dr. Robin Zeng, chairman of CATL, unveiled the company's first-generation sodium-ion battery, together with its AB battery pack solution - which is able to integrate sodium-ion cells and lithium-ion cells into one pack - at the event. As another milestone of CATL in the exploration of basic science and technology, sodium-ion batteries will provide a new solution for the use of clean energy and transportation electrification, thus promoting the early realization of the goal of carbon neutrality.

Key Points: 
  • At the same time, the worldwide research and development of basic materials for batteries is accelerating, which opens a two-way window for the industrialization of sodium-ion batteries.
  • CATL has been dedicated to the research and development of sodium-ion battery electrode materials for many years.
  • As of now, CATL has started its industrial deployment of sodium-ion batteries, and plans to form a basic industrial chain by 2023.
  • CATL invites upstream suppliers and downstream customers, as well as research institutions to jointly accelerate the promotion and development of sodium-ion batteries.

Ping An-Shionogi Joint Venture Launched in Shanghai, Expanding Footprint in Healthcare Industry

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:36am

Ping An-Shionogi is a Healthcare as a Service (HaaS) enterprise, an integrated medical and healthcare platform, for public health and patients.

Key Points: 
  • Ping An-Shionogi is a Healthcare as a Service (HaaS) enterprise, an integrated medical and healthcare platform, for public health and patients.
  • The joint venture is a collaboration between the Ping An and Shionogi in drug research, development, production and sales.
  • Ping An's strong digital capability is enabling Ping An-Shionogi to speed up drug development with data for specific diseases.
  • Ping An-Shionogi will fully utilize the strengths of the two joint venture partners, continue to optimize the healthcare service model and improve drug innovation.

Global Bioethanol Market Generated Around $38 Billion Revenue in 2020: P&S Intelligence

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:30am

NEW YORK, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the market research firm P&S Intelligence, the global bioethanol market generated around $38 billion revenue in 2020 and is predicted to exhibit huge expansion during 20212030.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the market research firm P&S Intelligence, the global bioethanol market generated around $38 billion revenue in 2020 and is predicted to exhibit huge expansion during 20212030.
  • In order to mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the governments of several countries imposed lockdowns, which massively hampered the advancement of the bioethanol market.
  • The bioethanol market is categorized into E10, E5, E75 & E85, and E15 & E70 categories, based on fuel blend.
  • The Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, Tereos, Green Plains Inc., POET LLC, Flint Hills Resources LLC, Valero Energy Corporation, and Raizen SA are some of the major players in the global bioethanol market.

Global Bioethanol Market Generated Around $38 Billion Revenue in 2020: P&S Intelligence

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:30am

NEW YORK, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the market research firm P&S Intelligence, the global bioethanol market generated around $38 billion revenue in 2020 and is predicted to exhibit huge expansion during 20212030.

Key Points: 
  • NEW YORK, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the market research firm P&S Intelligence, the global bioethanol market generated around $38 billion revenue in 2020 and is predicted to exhibit huge expansion during 20212030.
  • In order to mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the governments of several countries imposed lockdowns, which massively hampered the advancement of the bioethanol market.
  • The bioethanol market is categorized into E10, E5, E75 & E85, and E15 & E70 categories, based on fuel blend.
  • The Archer-Daniels-Midland Company, Tereos, Green Plains Inc., POET LLC, Flint Hills Resources LLC, Valero Energy Corporation, and Raizen SA are some of the major players in the global bioethanol market.

Learn and enjoy Korean traditional culture with K-POP artists

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:28am

SEOUL, South Korea, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- The Korean Foundation for International Cultural Exchange (KOFICE) (President Jung Gilhwa) has announced the holding of "K-Community Challenge" from July 5 to September 13.

Key Points: 
  • The "K-Community Challenge"is a challenge where the K-Community (individuals who like Korean culture and actively meet on a regular basis) from all over the world can easily learn about Korean traditional culture and imitate Korean traditional performances.
  • Its goal is to spread people's interest in not only Korean pop culture but also Korean traditional culture.
  • There are also videos of K-POP artists learning theseaspects of culture from different mentors, with Korea's main scenery and landmarks as background.
  • According to KOFICE President, there are now more than one hundred million Korean pop culture fans and Korean traditional culture is drawing attention worldwide.

Partner Communications to Release Second Quarter 2021 Results on August 18, 2021

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:25am

ROSH HA'AYIN, Israel, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Partner Communications Company Ltd. ("Partner" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: PTNR)(TASE: PTNR), a leading Israeli communications operator,announced today that the Company's financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2021 will be released on Wednesday, August 18, 2021.

Key Points: 
  • ROSH HA'AYIN, Israel, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Partner Communications Company Ltd. ("Partner" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: PTNR)(TASE: PTNR), a leading Israeli communications operator,announced today that the Company's financial results for the quarter ended June 30, 2021 will be released on Wednesday, August 18, 2021.
  • The Company will host a conference call to discuss its financial results on Wednesday, August 18, 2021 at 10.00 a.m. Eastern Time / 5.00 p.m. Israel Time.
  • Partner Communications Company Ltd. is a leading Israeli provider of telecommunications services (cellular, fixed-line telephony, internet and television services).
  • Partner's ADSs are quoted on the NASDAQ Global Select Market and its shares are traded on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (NASDAQ: PTNR) (TASE: PTNR).

Securitas acquires leading electronic security company in Germany

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:22am

STOCKHOLM, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Securitas, the world's leading intelligent protective services partner, has agreed to acquire Protection One, the German market leader specializing in remote technology-driven security solutions and electronic security.

Key Points: 
  • STOCKHOLM, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Securitas, the world's leading intelligent protective services partner, has agreed to acquire Protection One, the German market leader specializing in remote technology-driven security solutions and electronic security.
  • The acquisition will enhance Securitas' protective services capabilities in Germany and is in line with the Group's strategy of doubling its security solutions and electronic security sales by 2023.
  • Combining its high-performance and tailor-made installation offering, the company provides full scope of electronic security services across 10 300 objects for approximately 7 000 clients, mainly small and medium-sized businesses.
  • As the leading German player selling remote monitoring services and installations Protection One fits perfectly with Securitas' security solutions and electronic security strategy.

Securitas acquires leading electronic security company in Germany

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:16am

STOCKHOLM, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Securitas, the world's leading intelligent protective services partner, has agreed to acquire Protection One, the German market leader specializing in remote technology-driven security solutions and electronic security.

Key Points: 
  • STOCKHOLM, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Securitas, the world's leading intelligent protective services partner, has agreed to acquire Protection One, the German market leader specializing in remote technology-driven security solutions and electronic security.
  • The acquisition will enhance Securitas' protective services capabilities in Germany and is in line with the Group's strategy of doubling its security solutions and electronic security sales by 2023.
  • Combining its high-performance and tailor-made installation offering, the company provides full scope of electronic security services across 10 300 objects for approximately 7 000 clients, mainly small and medium-sized businesses.
  • As the leading German player selling remote monitoring services and installations Protection One fits perfectly with Securitas' security solutions and electronic security strategy.

Learn and enjoy Korean traditional culture with K-POP artists

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:10am

The "K-Community Challenge"is a challenge where the K-Community (individuals who like Korean culture and actively meet on a regular basis) from all over the world can easily learn about Korean traditional culture and imitate Korean traditional performances.

Key Points: 
  • The "K-Community Challenge"is a challenge where the K-Community (individuals who like Korean culture and actively meet on a regular basis) from all over the world can easily learn about Korean traditional culture and imitate Korean traditional performances.
  • Its goal is to spread people's interest in not only Korean pop culture but also Korean traditional culture.
  • The winning teams will be announced at "K-Community Festival (Online)"on November 6.K-POP artists who took part in this challenge will introduce Korean traditional performances and will have interactive time with the winners.
  • According to KOFICE President, there are now more than one hundred million Korean pop culture fans and Korean traditional culture is drawing attention worldwide.

Rritual Superfoods Chosen to Participate in Kroger Natural & Organic Innovation Summit

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:05am

VANCOUVER, BC, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -Rritual Superfoods Inc. ("Rritual" or the"Company") (CSE: RSF) (FSE: 0RW) (OTC: RRSFF)is excited to announce that the Company has been chosen to participate in the Kroger Natural & Organic Innovation Summit, a highly exclusive opportunity to meet with top buyers on a direct basis.

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  • VANCOUVER, BC, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -Rritual Superfoods Inc. ("Rritual" or the"Company") (CSE: RSF) (FSE: 0RW) (OTC: RRSFF)is excited to announce that the Company has been chosen to participate in the Kroger Natural & Organic Innovation Summit, a highly exclusive opportunity to meet with top buyers on a direct basis.
  • "Kroger, the top grocer in the USA, is holding a focused summit on natural & organic products in an effort to bring the best of the best to their customers, and we are thrilled that Rritual has been chosen to participate," said Mr. David Kerbel, Rritual Superfoods CEO and Director.
  • The Kroger Natural & Organic Innovation Summit is an exclusive event where approximately 65 buyers meet one on one with selected brands, including Rritual Superfoods, and where Rritual's sales team will have the opportunity to share in-depth knowledge on product characteristics and benefits and discuss the growing superfoods category.
  • Rritual is a fast-growing functional superfood company that creates natural wellness products which support a holistic approach to a healthy lifestyle.

MZ Technologies Rolls Out New Technology Roadmap

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:03am

ROME, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- MZ Technologies has released its roadmap for its device/packaging Co-Design EDA tools that lays out an agenda of added features and reveals plans for generation 2.0 GENIO IC/package co-design tool.

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  • ROME, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- MZ Technologies has released its roadmap for its device/packaging Co-Design EDA tools that lays out an agenda of added features and reveals plans for generation 2.0 GENIO IC/package co-design tool.
  • GENIO became the first commercially available IC/package co-design tool when MZ Technologies began taking order in August, 2020.The roadmap calls for additional features to the current tool set.
  • Expected in the first quarter of next year is availability of a parasitic estimation capability and stack planning support.
  • Parasitic Estimation then simulates a process-static timing analysis.The more technology information that is available, the more accurate is the estimation.

Utility Token to Pitch Businesses on the Global Orbit: Raj Chowdhury

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:00am

"Tokenization is a step beyond digitization, where a crypto token represents an asset or ownership rights to a business," explains HashCash Chief and blockchain pioneer Raj Chowdhury .

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  • "Tokenization is a step beyond digitization, where a crypto token represents an asset or ownership rights to a business," explains HashCash Chief and blockchain pioneer Raj Chowdhury .
  • "Anything of value and growth potential may be tokenized by fragmentation, and digitally representing it through a token."
  • A utility token differs from a security token in that the latter is considered as an investment while and comes under regulations from federal governance.
  • A correctly designed utility token, on the other hand, can be exempted from federal laws governing the securities.

Solvang Insurance Agent Tips to Help Home Owners Protect Their Investment

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:00am

Torres Insurance Agency in Solvang said, "It's important to protect this valuable asset."

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  • Torres Insurance Agency in Solvang said, "It's important to protect this valuable asset."
  • Tips for helping protect the investment of a home include:
    Mark the calendar for scheduling important home inspections.
  • "New buyers, especially first-time buyers, can benefit by setting aside a specific time to plan and review the new home purchase budget," said the Solvang insurance agent.
  • Rick Torres owner of the RW Torres Insurance Agency has been a State Farm Insurance agent since 2007 and provides a full suite of State Farm Insurance products, including Auto, Home, Property, Business, Life, Health.

Sentry Self Storage Management Reports Second Quarter 2021 Financial Results

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:00am

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Sentry Self Storage Management has announced operating results for the second quarter, ending on June 30th, 2021.

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  • CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --Sentry Self Storage Management has announced operating results for the second quarter, ending on June 30th, 2021.
  • Quarter over quarter, revenue grew by 6%, operating expenses were slightly elevated, and net operating income increased by 5.5%.
  • Third Party Management and Company Owned facilities portfolio includes 24 facilities containing 1.8M net rentable square feet.
  • Sentry Self Storage Management was founded in 1997 to provide the self-storage industry with state-of-the-art, consumer friendly, secure, and convenient locations throughout the United States.

Minerva Bunkering Partners with rise-x.io adding end to end workflow to the Advanced Delivery Platform (ADP)

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:00am

The spin off digital business will combine Minerva's Advanced Delivery Platform and rise-x.io's proprietary DIANA Ecosystem Operating Platform (EOP) to enable end to end bunkering solutions in a digital ecosystem.

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  • The spin off digital business will combine Minerva's Advanced Delivery Platform and rise-x.io's proprietary DIANA Ecosystem Operating Platform (EOP) to enable end to end bunkering solutions in a digital ecosystem.
  • The ADP is an innovative solution comprised of integrated hardware and software designed and developed by Minerva and its technology partner Curl Tech.
  • Ltd., an open access market facing platform designed to facilitate the online sale, purchase, delivery and settlement of marine fuel.
  • Minerva Bunkering is a 100-percent-owned subsidiary of Mercuria Energy Group, one of the largest privately-held energy and commodities companies in the world.

Aurora Expeditions becomes the newest Global partner of powerhouse luxury travel network Virtuoso®

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:00am

This remarkable "by-invitation-only" partnership brings Aurora Expeditions together with Virtuoso's incomparable list of travel advisors in Asia-Pacific and expands it to the more than 50 countries where Virtuoso operates.

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  • This remarkable "by-invitation-only" partnership brings Aurora Expeditions together with Virtuoso's incomparable list of travel advisors in Asia-Pacific and expands it to the more than 50 countries where Virtuoso operates.
  • "Becoming part of Virtuoso's global network is a milestone accomplishment for Aurora Expeditions," says Aurora Expeditions CEO Monique Ponfoort.
  • "Virtuoso is thrilled to expand our relationship with Aurora Expeditions to now include a reach that goes beyond our initial offerings to the Asian-Pacific market," says Beth Butzlaff, Vice President, Global Partner Relations, Virtuoso.
  • Virtuoso travel advisors can access the Aurora Expeditions profile which includes voyages, pricing sheets, images, trip notes and other relevant collateral via their portal.

Para-athlete, Stef Reid, joins forces with Always to show the world that the benefits of playing sport during puberty go far beyond the track

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 8:00am

That's why Always is teaming up with inspirational Para-athlete long jumper, Stef Reid, to continue their mission to keep girls playing.

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  • That's why Always is teaming up with inspirational Para-athlete long jumper, Stef Reid, to continue their mission to keep girls playing.
  • In fact, 50% of women who dropped out of sport as teens wish they had continued to play.
  • Stef, who is heading to Tokyo in August, joins the brand to share her own experience of how she felt the long-term benefits of sports extend well into adulthood.
  • At the age of 15, Stef was in a boating accident, resulting in the lower part of her right leg being amputated.

US FDA grants VICO Therapeutics Orphan-Drug Designation for VO659, an Investigational Therapy for Huntington Disease

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 7:59am

This news comes only one month after VICO announced that VO659 had received orphan-drug designation for the treatment of spinocerebellar ataxia (SCA).

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  • This news comes only one month after VICO announced that VO659 had received orphan-drug designation for the treatment of spinocerebellar ataxia (SCA).
  • This new designation completes the quartet of orphan designations for VO659 in HD and SCA in both the US and EU.
  • Patients affected by Huntington's disease experience motor disturbances, personality changes and dementia, leading to increasing disability, loss of independence and reduced survival.
  • VICO's antisense oligonucleotide platform (AON) is focusing on different forms of spinocerebellar ataxia (SCA) and Huntington Disease (HD).

Quhuo Announces Joint Partnerships with Shougang Real Estate and Hakone Group to Boost Operations of the Beijing-Tianjin-New-City Development

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 7:58am

BEIJING, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Quhuo Limited (NASDAQ: QH ) ("Quhuo" or the "Company"), a leading gig economy platformfromChina, today announced its recent partnerships with Shougang Real Estate ("Shougang") and Hakone Group ("Hakone") to jointly boost operations in the Beijing-Tianjin-New-City development project ("Beijing-Tianjin-New-City"), a luxury resort town about 90 kilometers from Beijing.

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  • BEIJING, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Quhuo Limited (NASDAQ: QH ) ("Quhuo" or the "Company"), a leading gig economy platformfromChina, today announced its recent partnerships with Shougang Real Estate ("Shougang") and Hakone Group ("Hakone") to jointly boost operations in the Beijing-Tianjin-New-City development project ("Beijing-Tianjin-New-City"), a luxury resort town about 90 kilometers from Beijing.
  • Chengtu, one of China's biggest homestay operators and a sub-division of Quhuo, officially launched the joint partnerships with Tianjin Subsidiary of Shougang and Hakone on July 10, 2021.
  • The timely partnership opens more opportunities as China's domestic tourism market continues to gather momentum and recover at a fast pace.
  • Established in 1998 and headquartered in Beijing, Shougang Real Estate is a real estate investment and development group integrating real estate investment, development, and asset operation.

US FDA grants VICO Therapeutics Orphan-Drug Designation for VO659, an Investigational Therapy for Huntington Disease

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 7:57am

This news comes only one month after VICO announced that VO659 had received orphan-drug designation for the treatment of spinocerebellar ataxia (SCA).

Key Points: 
  • This news comes only one month after VICO announced that VO659 had received orphan-drug designation for the treatment of spinocerebellar ataxia (SCA).
  • This new designation completes the quartet of orphan designations for VO659 in HD and SCA in both the US and EU.
  • Patients affected by Huntington's disease experience motor disturbances, personality changes and dementia, leading to increasing disability, loss of independence and reduced survival.
  • VICO's antisense oligonucleotide platform (AON) is focusing on different forms of spinocerebellar ataxia (SCA) and Huntington Disease (HD).

Wanxiang Blockchain Announces its Blockchain and FinTech Plans in JTC's Punggol Digital District

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 7:55am

Leveraging its technological capabilities and business resources, Wanxiang Blockchain has stepped up in-depth, all-round cooperation with partners in Singapore.

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  • Leveraging its technological capabilities and business resources, Wanxiang Blockchain has stepped up in-depth, all-round cooperation with partners in Singapore.
  • Wanxiang Blockchain is part of a Wanxiang ecosystem of affiliated blockchain and FinTech companies that will be expanding their operations in Singapore.
  • Wanxiang shares JTC's vision to develop Punggol Digital District as Asia's smart district and epicentre for the growing digital sectors in the region.
  • Wanxiang Blockchain's paid-in investment in blockchain has exceeded 1 billion RMB to date, through over 200 world-class projects globally.

Wanxiang Blockchain Labs Holds the Seventh Global Blockchain Summit from Sep.14-15

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 7:48am

SHANGHAI, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Wanxiang Blockchain Labs, a non-profit research institution focusing on blockchain technology based in China, announced that it was going to hold the Seventh Global Blockchain Summit from Sep.14 to Sep.15 in Shanghai, China.

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  • SHANGHAI, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Wanxiang Blockchain Labs, a non-profit research institution focusing on blockchain technology based in China, announced that it was going to hold the Seventh Global Blockchain Summit from Sep.14 to Sep.15 in Shanghai, China.
  • Starting from 2015, the Global Blockchain Summit hosted by Wanxiang Blockchain Labs has been carried out for 7 years running and has grown into an influential blockchain feast in Asia and beyond.
  • The activities mentioned above, namely 2021 Wanxiang Blockchain Hackathon, Open Day and the Seventh Global Blockchain Summit, make up the 2021 Shanghai International Blockchain Week.
  • Funded by China Wanxiang Holdings, Wanxiang Blockchain Labs is a non-profit research institution focusing on Blockchain technology.

ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd. Reports Unaudited Consolidated Financial Results for the Second Quarter of 2021

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 7:45am

Basic earnings per share for the quarter were NT$2.40 (or US$0.171 per ADS), compared to NT$1.63 for 2Q20 and NT$1.97 for 1Q21.

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  • Basic earnings per share for the quarter were NT$2.40 (or US$0.171 per ADS), compared to NT$1.63 for 2Q20 and NT$1.97 for 1Q21.
  • Diluted earnings per share for the quarter were NT$2.30 (or US$0.164 per ADS), compared to NT$1.60 for 2Q20 and NT$1.92 for 1Q21.
  • Raw material cost totaled NT$58,420 million for the quarter, representing 46% of total net revenues.
  • About ASE Technology Holding Co., Ltd.
    ASEH is the leading provider of semiconductor manufacturing services in assembly and test.

BT And Microsoft Announce Strategic Partnership

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 7:30am

The partnership will provide users of BT-managed Microsoft business services with outstanding customer experiences by integrating their Microsoft applications with secure and reliable connectivity and cyber security.

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  • The partnership will provide users of BT-managed Microsoft business services with outstanding customer experiences by integrating their Microsoft applications with secure and reliable connectivity and cyber security.
  • BT has already been named one of the first development partners for Microsoft Operator Connect and Operator Connect Conferencing.
  • The strategic partnership will build on BT's existing portfolio of cyber security services built on Microsoft technology.
  • "BT and Microsoft are at the forefront of innovation in global digital platforms and connectivity that will take technology and communication beyond limits," said Bas Burger, CEO of Global at BT and executive sponsor of BT's partnership with Microsoft.

BT And Microsoft Announce Strategic Partnership

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 7:30am

LONDON, July 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- BT and Microsoft today announced a new strategic partnership to accelerate innovation across enterprise voice, cyber security and industry-focused services in sectors from digital manufacturing to health, setting businesses in the UK and around the world back to growth.

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  • The partnership will provide users of BT-managed Microsoft business services with outstanding customer experiences by integrating their Microsoft applications with secure and reliable connectivity and cyber security.
  • BT has already been named one of the first development partners for Microsoft Operator Connect and Operator Connect Conferencing.
  • The strategic partnership will build on BT's existing portfolio of cyber security services built on Microsoft technology.
  • "BT and Microsoft are at the forefront of innovation in global digital platforms and connectivity that will take technology and communication beyond limits," said Bas Burger, CEO of Global at BT and executive sponsor of BT's partnership with Microsoft.

Rezerve Hits The Market and Mitigates Token Price Volatility With New Protocols

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 7:13am

The team has accomplished something that many other Cryptocurrencies have tried and failed, to provide an ever-increasing price floor.

Key Points: 
  • The team has accomplished something that many other Cryptocurrencies have tried and failed, to provide an ever-increasing price floor.
  • Their protocols ensure that even in the event of a market crash, the Rezerve token will retain its value up to the current price floor.
  • The Rezerve team is looking forward to several full audits by world-class companies like CertiK and Ape Audits.
  • Rezerve has (3) smart contracts and will launch as a fully functional token.

Rezerve Hits The Market and Mitigates Token Price Volatility With New Protocols

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 7:12am

The team has accomplished something that many other Cryptocurrencies have tried and failed, to provide an ever-increasing price floor.

Key Points: 
  • The team has accomplished something that many other Cryptocurrencies have tried and failed, to provide an ever-increasing price floor.
  • Their protocols ensure that even in the event of a market crash, the Rezerve token will retain its value up to the current price floor.
  • The Rezerve team is looking forward to several full audits by world-class companies like CertiK and Ape Audits.
  • Rezerve has (3) smart contracts and will launch as a fully functional token.