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transcosmos receives a 1-star rating in METI's awareness survey on business activities aimed at solving social challenges

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Friday, February 16, 2024

TOKYO, Feb. 16, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- transcosmos inc. is proud to announce that the company has received a one-star under the category, capability in leading government in designing new regulations (the capability to build a relationship with appropriate key persons in industry, academia and government, and take the lead in designing and creating new regulations that will eventually form a new market), from the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry (METI). The one-star award demonstrates that the company has achieved 60% or higher of the expected levels set by the designated experts. The award METI announced the result in its FY2023 feedback report on its awareness survey "business activities aimed at solving social challenges."

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  • The award METI announced the result in its FY2023 feedback report on its awareness survey "business activities aimed at solving social challenges."
  • Building on its experience in its core contact center business, transcosmos has been working on creating new rules for the counseling industry sharing in collaboration with extensive parties.
  • transcosmos will further drive its initiatives toward solving social challenges through its business activities.
  • For companies to understand their current status in terms of forming a new market based on their rule-making capability, METI has conducted a survey targeting 10,000 Japanese companies on their awareness for solving social challenges through their business activities.

Redesigned for the modern family: The 2025 Kia Carnival to debut at the Canadian International Auto Show

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Monday, February 12, 2024

This refreshed model strikes the balance of utility, purpose, and modern luxury, and with no detail overlooked, it will now become available in a hybrid powertrain.

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  • This refreshed model strikes the balance of utility, purpose, and modern luxury, and with no detail overlooked, it will now become available in a hybrid powertrain.
  • "The 2025 Carnival elevates the standard in its segment, emphasizing both function and luxuriousness in harmony," says David Sherrard, Director of Strategic Planning at Kia Canada.
  • The Carnival and Carnival Hybrid usher in a dynamic and eco-friendly option to the full-size family vehicle segment.
  • The gas version of the Carnival is expected to arrive in dealerships this Spring, and Carnival Hybrid arriving this summer.

2025 KIA CARNIVAL MPV REDEFINED: ELEVATING MULTI-PURPOSE APPEAL WITH HYBRID POWER, SOPHISTICATED DESIGN ENHANCEMENTS AND ALLURING NEXT-GEN TECH

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Thursday, February 8, 2024

Brimming with Kia's next-generation of connected car technology, the Carnival steps into the digital age with connectivity and convenience at its core.

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  • Brimming with Kia's next-generation of connected car technology, the Carnival steps into the digital age with connectivity and convenience at its core.
  • Embracing the distinctive "Opposites United" design language, the Carnival confidently embodies a modern and bold appearance befitting of an SUV.
  • An available wide and contoured skid plate contrasts against the black cladding on the lower rear fascia completes the exterior redesign.
  • 2 Kia Digital Key requires an eligible Kia Connect subscription and a compatible smart device with an active data plan.

Fujitsu highlights AI-driven network technologies at MWC Barcelona 2024

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Friday, February 2, 2024

TOKYO, Feb 2, 2024 - (JCN Newswire) - In its showcase at MWC Barcelona 2024, Fujitsu will demonstrate how it's "connecting the world for a sustainable future" with a range of innovative network technologies, AI use cases, and transformative Fujitsu Uvance offerings for its customers and society.

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  • TOKYO, Feb 2, 2024 - (JCN Newswire) - In its showcase at MWC Barcelona 2024, Fujitsu will demonstrate how it's "connecting the world for a sustainable future" with a range of innovative network technologies, AI use cases, and transformative Fujitsu Uvance offerings for its customers and society.
  • Fujitsu will introduce AI-enhanced network technologies critical for Open RAN deployments, including 5G virtualized radio base stations and the optical transmission system, with a variety of real-world use cases and demonstrations.
  • Under its vision for Fujitsu Uvance, which aims to realize a sustainable world, Fujitsu will contribute to the realization of Sustainability Transformation (SX) together with its customers through the development of network technology utilizing AI.
  • In addition to introducing the latest applications of Fujitsu Kozuchi, an AI platform supporting a more sustainable society, Fujitsu will demonstrate Fujitsu Kozuchi VisionAI technology for real-time, high-precision tracking.

Bowman Awarded $1.9 Million in New Arizona Mining Contracts

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Wednesday, January 24, 2024

Bowman Consulting Group Ltd. (the Company or Bowman) (NASDAQ: BWMN), a national engineering services firm delivering infrastructure solutions to customers who own, develop and maintain the built environment, has secured a combined $1.9 million of assignments through two new mining contracts in Arizona.

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  • Bowman Consulting Group Ltd. (the Company or Bowman) (NASDAQ: BWMN), a national engineering services firm delivering infrastructure solutions to customers who own, develop and maintain the built environment, has secured a combined $1.9 million of assignments through two new mining contracts in Arizona.
  • Under the first contract, Bowman will oversee the comprehensive design work for the SX plant feasibility study, which includes process, geotechnical, structural, mechanical and electrical engineering.
  • “Bowman’s mining expertise positions us to continue delivering best-in-class services for our mining clients’ infrastructure and mineral processing facility needs,” said Bruce Larson, EVP for engineering services at Bowman.
  • “We continually apply our extensive industry experience to every mining assignment in an effort to drive innovation and contribute to the long-term sustainability of our clients' projects.

Southern Cross Targets Pacific Record with Ciena’s WaveLogic 6

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Tuesday, January 23, 2024

Southern Cross , Australasia’s independent specialist international capacity provider, is planning to deploy Ciena's (NYSE: CIEN) industry-leading WaveLogic 6 Extreme (WL6e) technology as a key part of the Southern Cross (SX) NEXT expansion plans from Sydney to Los Angeles.

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  • Southern Cross , Australasia’s independent specialist international capacity provider, is planning to deploy Ciena's (NYSE: CIEN) industry-leading WaveLogic 6 Extreme (WL6e) technology as a key part of the Southern Cross (SX) NEXT expansion plans from Sydney to Los Angeles.
  • “The Southern Cross NEXT cable is key to the transpacific cable ecosystem, contributing to improved network performance across the Pacific region – all on top of Ciena GeoMesh Extreme technology.
  • Southern Cross has always looked to Ciena for the latest innovations to gain a competitive advantage.
  • Blog : The journey to 1.6 T: Understanding the technologies making 1.6 Tb/s possible
    Video : Ciena’s CTO, Steve Alexander talks with Southern Cross CEO, Laurie Miller about how Southern Cross NEXT is primed to meet surging bandwidth demands

transcosmos submits a commitment letter to SBTi (Science Based Targets initiative)

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Friday, January 19, 2024

TOKYO, Jan. 19, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- transcosmos inc. hereby announces that in December 2023, the company submitted a commitment letter to the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi*1), a global body that independently assesses and certifies companies' Science Based Targets (SBTs*2). Aiming to acquire SBT certification in two years from now, transcosmos will work on setting science-based targets to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions.

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  • TOKYO, Jan. 19, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- transcosmos inc. hereby announces that in December 2023, the company submitted a commitment letter to the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi*1), a global body that independently assesses and certifies companies' Science Based Targets (SBTs*2).
  • Aiming to acquire SBT certification in two years from now, transcosmos will work on setting science-based targets to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions.
  • Offering a range of target-setting resources and guidance, the SBTi independently assesses and approves companies' targets in line with its strict criteria.
  • URL: https://sciencebasedtargets.org/
    Science based targets are greenhouse gas emissions reduction targets that are in line with the Paris Agreement.

Fujitsu and Palantir to strengthen strategic partnership to solve societal challenges and accelerate business transformation globally

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Friday, December 8, 2023

Fujistu and Palantir initially entered a strategic collaboration to strengthen the digital transformation (DX) sector in the Japanese market in June 2020.

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  • Fujistu and Palantir initially entered a strategic collaboration to strengthen the digital transformation (DX) sector in the Japanese market in June 2020.
  • Since then, Fujitsu has been Palantir Japan's exclusive flagship technology partner in Japan, helping customers achieve DX in the manufacturing, utility, financial services , and public sectors.
  • As a Strategic Alliance Partner, Fujitsu will expand the scope of this collaboration beyond the Japanese market to North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific.
  • Since we welcomed Fujitsu as our Flagship Technology Partner in 2020, we are pleased that this relationship has evolved into a strategic global partnership."

transcosmos carries out a tree-planting project in Yaese-cho, Okinawa prefecture to achieve carbon neutrality

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Tuesday, December 26, 2023

TOKYO, Dec. 26, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ --

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  • With a goal to expand its center network to include local areas, transcosmos opened MCM Center Okinawa, its first operations base in Okinawa prefecture in June 1999.
  • With around 3,400 employees, transcosmos offers a diverse range of services including contact centers, digital marketing, and business process outsourcing (BPO).
  • transcosmos is a certified Okinawa SDGs Partner Company and has been carrying out various initiatives to serve the community.
  • As a company committed to local communities, transcosmos will continue to contribute to the development of Okinawa prefecture.

BEYOND BOUNDARIES: REVAMPED 2024 KIA SORENTO BOLSTERED WITH HEAD-TURNING STYLE, NEXT-GENERATION TECH AND X-PRO VERSION

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Thursday, November 16, 2023

Infused with a number of innovative elements borrowed from the 2024 EV9, the 2024 Sorento seamlessly marries advanced technology and rugged appeal.

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  • Infused with a number of innovative elements borrowed from the 2024 EV9, the 2024 Sorento seamlessly marries advanced technology and rugged appeal.
  • "The newly added Sorento X-Pro brings it full circle, and with Kia's latest tech and design refinements, we are confident the Sorento will not just lead the segment, but blaze ahead of it."
  • The Sorento's confident stance was achieved by combining Kia's "Opposites United" design philosophy with the concept of "Bold for Nature."
  • From the EV9's playbook, the Sorento boasts a broad and rectangular front grille, complemented by vertically stacked LED projector headlamps that emphasize the front end.