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McKay Brothers launches Illinois-Busan and Tokyo-Busan bandwidth at lowest known latency

Monday, July 13, 2020 - 5:05am

GENEVA and TOKYO, July 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --McKay Brothers International (MBI) announced expansion of its lowest known latency private bandwidth services to Busan.

Key Points: 
  • GENEVA and TOKYO, July 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --McKay Brothers International (MBI) announced expansion of its lowest known latency private bandwidth services to Busan.
  • Both services are offered at the lowest known latency.
  • MBI's lowest latency services in Asia are offered to every subscriber via its Josada Telecommunications subsidiary.
  • McKay Brothers International SA is the leading provider of microwave-based connectivity and services for firms trading global financial markets.

McKay Brothers launches Illinois-Busan and Tokyo-Busan bandwidth at lowest known latency

Monday, July 13, 2020 - 5:05am

GENEVA and TOKYO, July 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --McKay Brothers International (MBI) announced expansion of its lowest known latency private bandwidth services to Busan.

Key Points: 
  • GENEVA and TOKYO, July 13, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --McKay Brothers International (MBI) announced expansion of its lowest known latency private bandwidth services to Busan.
  • Both services are offered at the lowest known latency.
  • MBI's lowest latency services in Asia are offered to every subscriber via its Josada Telecommunications subsidiary.
  • McKay Brothers International SA is the leading provider of microwave-based connectivity and services for firms trading global financial markets.

World's First FDA IDE Coronary Patient Treated With a DEB

Saturday, July 11, 2020 - 8:00am

This is the first DEB accepted by the FDA for its 'Breakthrough Program'.

Key Points: 
  • This is the first DEB accepted by the FDA for its 'Breakthrough Program'.
  • "This first patient was treated with the investigational device after suffering a DES ISR.
  • We are delighted to be able to offer our patients this promising new technology," commented Professor Pascal Vranckx, Hartcentrum Hasselt, Belgium.
  • "No coronary drug-eluting balloon has yet been approved in the US, where ISR currently represents 11% of all stent implantations.

AMN Passes Milestone of 1 Billion Phone Calls Per Year

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 1:31pm

LONDON, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Africa Mobile Networks (AMN) is pleased to announce that it now processes more than 1 billion phone calls annually for subscribers in previously unconnected rural areas in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Africa Mobile Networks (AMN) is pleased to announce that it now processes more than 1 billion phone calls annually for subscribers in previously unconnected rural areas in Sub-Saharan Africa.
  • In June 2020, AMN processed 91,623,222 voice calls, representing an annualised rate of 1.1 billion calls per annum, plus also nearly 6 terabytes (6,000 GB) of data.
  • The 2G/3G/4G mobile network services are provided by AMN on behalf of tier-1 licensed mobile network operators in each country.
  • All of the major pan-African tier-1 operators partner with AMN to extend their network coverage deep into rural Africa.

AMN Passes Milestone of 1 Billion Phone Calls Per Year

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 1:22pm

LONDON, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Africa Mobile Networks (AMN) is pleased to announce that it now processes more than 1 billion phone calls annually for subscribers in previously unconnected rural areas in Sub-Saharan Africa.

Key Points: 
  • LONDON, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Africa Mobile Networks (AMN) is pleased to announce that it now processes more than 1 billion phone calls annually for subscribers in previously unconnected rural areas in Sub-Saharan Africa.
  • In June 2020, AMN processed 91,623,222 voice calls, representing an annualised rate of 1.1 billion calls per annum, plus also nearly 6 terabytes (6,000 GB) of data.
  • The 2G/3G/4G mobile network services are provided by AMN on behalf of tier-1 licensed mobile network operators in each country.
  • All of the major pan-African tier-1 operators partner with AMN to extend their network coverage deep into rural Africa.

World's First FDA IDE Coronary Patient Treated With a DEB

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 1:00pm

This is the first DEB accepted by the FDA for its 'Breakthrough Program'.

Key Points: 
  • This is the first DEB accepted by the FDA for its 'Breakthrough Program'.
  • "This first patient was treated with the investigational device after suffering a DES ISR.
  • We are delighted to be able to offer our patients this promising new technology," commented Professor Pascal Vranckx, Hartcentrum Hasselt, Belgium.
  • "No coronary drug-eluting balloon has yet been approved in the US, where ISR currently represents 11% of all stent implantations.

Ping An Bank Ranks 46th on Top 1000 World Banks

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 6:41am

HONG KONGandSHANGHAI, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. ("Ping An" or the "Group", HKEx: 2318; SSE: 601318) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary Ping An Bank Co., Ltd. ("Ping An Bank") is ranked 46th in The Banker's Top 1000 World Banks, up nine places from last year.

Key Points: 
  • HONG KONGandSHANGHAI, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. ("Ping An" or the "Group", HKEx: 2318; SSE: 601318) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary Ping An Bank Co., Ltd. ("Ping An Bank") is ranked 46th in The Banker's Top 1000 World Banks, up nine places from last year.
  • The Top 1000 World Banks list is published annually, recognizing global leaders in the industry for their achievements.
  • Other top banks on the 2020 list include: Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, Bank of China, JP Morgan Chase & Co., Bank of America, Wells Fargo & Co., Citigroup and HSBC Holdings.
  • Mr. Xie Yonglin, President and Co-CEO of Ping An Group, Chairman of Ping An Bank said, "Founded in Shenzhen, Ping An Bank has benefited from the opportunities brought by China's economic reform.

Ping An Bank Ranks 46th on Top 1000 World Banks

Friday, July 10, 2020 - 6:11am

HONG KONGandSHANGHAI, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. ("Ping An" or the "Group", HKEx: 2318; SSE: 601318) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary Ping An Bank Co., Ltd. ("Ping An Bank") is ranked 46th in The Banker's Top 1000 World Banks, up nine places from last year.

Key Points: 
  • HONG KONGandSHANGHAI, July 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Ping An Insurance (Group) Company of China, Ltd. ("Ping An" or the "Group", HKEx: 2318; SSE: 601318) is pleased to announce that its subsidiary Ping An Bank Co., Ltd. ("Ping An Bank") is ranked 46th in The Banker's Top 1000 World Banks, up nine places from last year.
  • The Top 1000 World Banks list is published annually, recognizing global leaders in the industry for their achievements.
  • Other top banks on the 2020 list include: Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, Bank of China, JP Morgan Chase & Co., Bank of America, Wells Fargo & Co., Citigroup and HSBC Holdings.
  • Mr. Xie Yonglin, President and Co-CEO of Ping An Group, Chairman of Ping An Bank said, "Founded in Shenzhen, Ping An Bank has benefited from the opportunities brought by China's economic reform.

Career Star Group Reach Milestone to Shake Up the Outplacement Industry

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 4:49pm

Career Star Group announce ownership of innovative global outplacement platform via the asset deal of CareerArc by Gi Group.

Key Points: 
  • Career Star Group announce ownership of innovative global outplacement platform via the asset deal of CareerArc by Gi Group.
  • Gi Group is a historical member for Career Star Group, present in Italy and the UK with the dedicated outplacement brand Intoo, and Romania, Serbia, Croatia, Montenegro and Bulgaria with Gi Group directly.
  • The acquisition marks the success of long-term strategy securing ownership of the worlds' most innovative and dynamic career transition platform within Career Star Group.
  • Career Star Group is a global organisation uniting the world's leading career transition and outplacement providers.

Career Star Group Reach Milestone to Shake Up the Outplacement Industry

Thursday, July 9, 2020 - 4:36pm

Gi Group is a historical member for Career Star Group, present in Italy and the UK with the dedicated outplacement brand Intoo, and Romania, Serbia, Croatia, Montenegro and Bulgaria with Gi Group directly.

Key Points: 
  • Gi Group is a historical member for Career Star Group, present in Italy and the UK with the dedicated outplacement brand Intoo, and Romania, Serbia, Croatia, Montenegro and Bulgaria with Gi Group directly.
  • The acquisition marks the success of long-term strategy securing ownership of the worlds' most innovative and dynamic career transition platform within Career Star Group.
  • Career Star Group is a global organisation uniting the world's leading career transition and outplacement providers.
  • Present in 102 countries, Career Star Group provides multinational companies with access to the best career transition providers regardless of where workforce changes occur.