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Volvo Group Venture Capital invests in Optibus, a software company for efficient sustainable bus operations

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Tuesday, July 5, 2022 - 2:28pm

As part of Volvo Group, Volvo Group Venture Capital's investment in Optibus accelerates the digitalization and electrification of the global public transportation sector.

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  • As part of Volvo Group, Volvo Group Venture Capital's investment in Optibus accelerates the digitalization and electrification of the global public transportation sector.
  • We believe the Volvo Group can add considerable strategic value to the continued development of the business," says Christina Brinck, Investment Director, Volvo Group Venture Capital.
  • "We are honored to receive this strategic investment from Volvo Group Venture Capital to enable greener, more efficient public transportation operations through better software infrastructure.
  • Volvo Group Venture Capital was founded in 1997 and invests in venture companies in North America and Europe.

Aflac Incorporated to Release Second Quarter Results and CFO Video Update on August 1, 2022 and Host Webcast on August 2, 2022

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Tuesday, July 5, 2022 - 1:00pm

COLUMBUS, Ga., July 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac Incorporated (NYSE: AFL) announced today that it will release second quarter 2022 financial results after the market closes on August 1, 2022.

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  • COLUMBUS, Ga., July 5, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Aflac Incorporated (NYSE: AFL) announced today that it will release second quarter 2022 financial results after the market closes on August 1, 2022.
  • Aflac Incorporated will also webcast a conference call scheduled for 8:00 a.m. (ET) on Tuesday, August 2, 2022.
  • During the webcast, Aflac Incorporated Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Daniel P. Amos and President and Chief Operating Officer of Aflac Incorporated Frederick J. Crawford will discuss the company's second quarter results and outlook.
  • Investors may learn more about Aflac Incorporated and its commitment to ESG and social responsibility at investors.aflac.com under "Sustainability."

Kamoa Copper Reports Record Quarterly Production of 87,314 Tonnes of Copper in Q2 2022

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Tuesday, July 5, 2022 - 12:30pm

Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of Congo--(Newsfile Corp. - July 5, 2022) -  Ivanhoe Mines (TSX: IVN) (OTCQX: IVPAF) Co-Chairs Robert Friedland and Yufeng "Miles" Sun are pleased to announce that the Kamoa-Kakula Mining Complex in the Democratic Republic of Congo has set a new quarterly production record in the second quarter of 2022, with 87,314 tonnes of copper in concentrate produced.

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  • Kamoa Copper milled approximately 1.95 million ore tonnes during the second quarter at an average feed grade of 5.44% copper.
  • Kamoa-Kakula's Phase 1 and Phase 2 concentrator plants produced a record 30,379 tonnes of copper in June 2022.
  • Kamoa Copper is approaching a copper production rate of 400,000 tonnes per year.
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    Figure 1: Monthly Kakula cumulative copper production - total production of approximately 250,000 tonnes copper from May 2021 to June 30, 2022.

Factored Partners With dbt Labs to Strengthen Data Analytics Workflows and Generate Informative Insights

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Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - 2:00pm

Thanks to the partnership, Factored engineers and analysts can efficiently collaborate across data platforms to successfully transform, test and utilize data to generate dynamic and informative business insights and ultimately fuel growth.

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  • Thanks to the partnership, Factored engineers and analysts can efficiently collaborate across data platforms to successfully transform, test and utilize data to generate dynamic and informative business insights and ultimately fuel growth.
  • Factored engineers are experienced working with dbt, which allows Factored clients to apply this framework to their operations.
  • dbt is an analytics engineering framework that transforms raw data in the warehouse to make it easier to use for analysis.
  • "Our goal at dbt Labs is to make it easier for data teams to distill and disseminate organizational knowledge," said Amos Budde, Head of Services Partnerships at dbt Labs.

CAPEWELL ANNOUNCES GAIL BAKER JOINS BOARD OF ADVISORS

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Tuesday, June 21, 2022 - 1:05pm

SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn., June 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Capewell, a global leader in engineering aviation and life support solutions, announced Gail Baker has joinedthe company's Board of Advisors.

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  • SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn., June 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Capewell, a global leader in engineering aviation and life support solutions, announced Gail Baker has joinedthe company's Board of Advisors.
  • Capewell, a leader in engineering aviation & life support solutions, announces Gail Baker has joined Board of Advisors.
  • "Gail joins our team at the perfect time in our organization's history and brings invaluable corporate leadership experience to our company.
  • "I'm thrilled to be joining the esteemed Board of Advisors at Capewell, where mission-critical products support those defending our freedom around the world," Baker said.

CN Hotels, Inc. Opens the Hotel Alice, a New Boutique Hotel In Atlantic Beach

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Thursday, June 16, 2022 - 7:00pm

HIGH POINT, N.C., June 16, 2022  /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- CN Hotels, Inc., based out of High Point, NC, today is proud to announce the launch of the newly renovated boutique Hotel Alice on the border of Atlantic Beach and Pine Knoll Shores.

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  • HIGH POINT, N.C., June 16, 2022 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- CN Hotels, Inc., based out of High Point, NC, today is proud to announce the launch of the newly renovated boutique Hotel Alice on the border of Atlantic Beach and Pine Knoll Shores.
  • Popular Atlantic Beach restaurants like Amos Mosquitos, Island Grille, and 4 Corners Diner, are also closeby.
  • The hotel's name, Hotel Alice, takes its inspiration from Alice G. Hoffman, a famous local of the Atlantic Beach area.
  • To find out more about CN Hotel, Inc please visit our website at https://www.cnhotels.net/ or call 336-855-0013

Half of older Canadians have delayed retirement because of mounting inflation

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Thursday, June 16, 2022 - 2:06pm

TORONTO, June 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new survey commissioned by Bromwich+Smith and Advisorsavvy finds half of older Canadians (54%) have delayed retirement because of mounting inflation and cost of living this year alone.

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  • TORONTO, June 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A new survey commissioned by Bromwich+Smith and Advisorsavvy finds half of older Canadians (54%) have delayed retirement because of mounting inflation and cost of living this year alone.
  • Four-in-10 older Canadians have delayed (or plan to delay) their retirement because they have too much debt, while 62 per cent have delayed retirement because they dont have enough savings or investments.
  • Canadians are all feeling a bit exhausted from the last two years,between multiple waves of COVID-19 and a tattered economy, said Laurie Campbell, Director, Client Financial Wellness at Bromwich+Smith.
  • With offices in BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Ontario, Bromwich+Smith helps thousands of Canadians rebuild their worth every year.

Aflac named one of 50 most community-minded companies in the US for fifth consecutive year by Points of Light

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Thursday, June 16, 2022 - 1:00pm

COLUMBUS, Ga., June 16, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Illustrating its steadfast commitment to corporate responsibility and operating with purpose, Aflac Incorporated, a leading provider of supplemental health insurance in the U.S., today announced it has been named to The Civic 50 list by Points of Light, the world's largest nonprofit dedicated to accelerating people-powered change. This is the fifth consecutive year that Aflac has been recognized with this prestigious honor. According to Points of Light, The Civic 50 is the only survey and ranking system that exclusively measures corporate involvement in communities.

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  • This is the fifth consecutive year that Aflac has been recognized with this prestigious honor.
  • According to Points of Light, The Civic 50 is the only survey and ranking system that exclusively measures corporate involvement in communities.
  • "Corporate leadership and commitment to civic engagement is critical for strengthening communities," said Natalye Paquin, president and CEO, Points of Light.
  • In 2021, Aflac Incorporated was proud to be included as one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere for the 16th consecutive year.

SiliCon with Adam Savage Announces New Celebrities, Makers, Artists and Authors to its August 2022 Two-Day Lineup with Much More to Come, including Details Around NASA Panels

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Tuesday, June 14, 2022 - 5:01pm

SiliCon with Adam Savage , Silicon Valleys largest Comic Con and Maker Con, has announced additional celebrities and special guests.

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  • SiliCon with Adam Savage , Silicon Valleys largest Comic Con and Maker Con, has announced additional celebrities and special guests.
  • All weekend long, there will be panels with award-winning authors and artists, children's and adult cosplay contests, build challenges, a full hall of vendors and more!
  • SiliCon with Adam Savage attendees may purchase a special group rate of $139 US per night at the Marriott San Jose.
  • SiliCon with Adam Savage thanks this years sponsors: Amazon Alexa, Blick Art Materials, Itemfarm, Print Bed, Raspberry Pi and SKS Props.

CAPEWELL ANNOUNCES GENERAL JOHN M. MURRAY, U.S. ARMY, RET., JOINS BOARD OF ADVISORS

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Tuesday, June 14, 2022 - 1:05pm

SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn., June 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Capewell, a global leader in engineering aviation and life support solutions, announced General John M. Murray(Mike), U.S. Army, Retired, has joined the company's Board of Advisors.

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  • SOUTH WINDSOR, Conn., June 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Capewell, a global leader in engineering aviation and life support solutions, announced General John M. Murray(Mike), U.S. Army, Retired, has joined the company's Board of Advisors.
  • "General Murray is the right leader at the right time to join Capewell's Board of Advisors.
  • "I could not be more pleased that General Murray, U.S. Army (ret), has joined the Capewell team," stated General Amos.
  • Capewell maintains strong relationships with large government prime contractors and is a vital part of the global supply chain.