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Hikma expands into Canada with acquisition of Teligent sterile injectable assets

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Monday, January 17, 2022 - 7:00am

For more than 40 years, we've been creating high-quality medicines and making them accessible to the people who need them.

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  • For more than 40 years, we've been creating high-quality medicines and making them accessible to the people who need them.
  • Together, our 8,600 colleagues are helping to shape a healthier world that enriches all our communities.
  • We are a leading licensing partner, and through our venture capital arm, are helping bring innovative health technologies to people around the world.
  • For more information, please visit: www.hikma.com
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John Dawson to retire from Oxford Biomedica

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Monday, January 17, 2022 - 7:00am

Oxford, UK 17 January 2022: Oxford Biomedica plc (LSE:OXB) (Oxford Biomedica or the Group or the Company) a leading gene and cell therapy company, today announces that, after more than 13 years of service, John Dawson, Chief Executive Officer, has signalled to the Board his intention to retire from the Company.

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  • Oxford, UK 17 January 2022: Oxford Biomedica plc (LSE:OXB) (Oxford Biomedica or the Group or the Company) a leading gene and cell therapy company, today announces that, after more than 13 years of service, John Dawson, Chief Executive Officer, has signalled to the Board his intention to retire from the Company.
  • Dr. Roch Doliveux, Chairman of Oxford Biomedica, commented: John has provided more than 13 years of dedicated service and leadership to Oxford Biomedica and, on behalf of the Board and all of our staff, we thank him wholeheartedly.
  • John Dawson, Chief Executive Officer of Oxford Biomedica, added: I am immensely proud of Oxford Biomedicas achievements, and will retire at the appropriate time.
  • Oxford Biomedica plc: T: +44 (0)1865 783 000 / E: ir@oxb.com
    Oxford Biomedica (LSE:OXB) is a leading, fully integrated, gene and cell therapy group focused on developing life changing treatments for serious diseases.

Magnit announces the changes of the rights of Marathon Group to dispose a certain number of votes accounted for voting shares of PJSC Magnit

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Friday, January 14, 2022 - 3:06pm

The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

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  • The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • Krasnodar, January 14, 2022: Magnit PJSC (MOEX and LSE: MGNT; the Company, Magnit), one of Russia's leading retailers, announces the acquisition of the right of Marathon Group1 and Alexander Vinokurov to dispose a certain number of votes accounted for voting shares in the charter capital of PJSC Magnit (hereinafter - "Votes on Magnit shares" or "Votes").
  • The Company has been informed of the increase of the share of Votes of Marathon Group to 29.23% (acquisition of additional 4.23% of Votes due to the satisfaction of the corresponding application of Marathon Retail LLC by the FAS of Russia).
  • This amount includes Votes on Magnit shares transferred to VTB Group2 under the repurchase agreements concluded between Marathon Retail LLC and VTB Group.

BETMGM TO LAUNCH MOBILE SPORTS BETTING IN NEW YORK MONDAY, JANUARY 17

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Friday, January 14, 2022 - 1:30pm

JERSEY CITY, N.J., Jan. 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- BetMGM today announced that the company will launch its online sportsbook in New York on Monday, Jan. 17.

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  • JERSEY CITY, N.J., Jan. 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- BetMGM today announced that the company will launch its online sportsbook in New York on Monday, Jan. 17.
  • We look forward to offering customers in New York unique experiences that they can't access on any other platform," said BetMGM CEO Adam Greenblatt.
  • The BetMGM app offers a user-friendly-sports betting experience, making it easy to customize pre-game, in-play, futures and parlay wagers.
  • As BetMGM continues to expand its sports betting platform to new jurisdictions, responsible gaming education remains a key focus.

Magnit announces the transactions by the person closely associated with persons discharging managerial responsibilities

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Friday, January 14, 2022 - 12:05pm

As of September 30, 2021, Magnit operated 45 distribution centers and 25,315 stores in 3,840 cities and towns throughout 7 federal regions of the Russian Federation.

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  • As of September 30, 2021, Magnit operated 45 distribution centers and 25,315 stores in 3,840 cities and towns throughout 7 federal regions of the Russian Federation.
  • In accordance with the unaudited IFRS 16 management accounts results for 9M 2021, Magnit had revenues of RUB 1,311.5 billion and an EBITDA of RUB 151.4 billion.
  • Any forward-looking statement is based on information available to Magnit as of the date of the statement.
  • Magnit does not undertake any obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statement to reflect any change in circumstances.

Proactive news headlines including CV Check Ltd, Nexus Minerals, Alice Queen and Red River Resources

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Friday, January 14, 2022 - 7:22am

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    Nexus Minerals Ltd (ASX:NXM) has strengthened its financial expertise by appointing Stephen Hewitt-Dutton as chief financial officer, effective January 12, 2022.
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    Alice Queen Ltd (ASX:AQX) has turned back time in its latest exploration campaign, unearthing gold in material that was mined 40 years ago at the Horn Island Project in Queenslands Torres Strait.
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BetMGM and Arizona Cardinals Reveal First Look at BetMGM Sportsbook Coming to State Farm Stadium

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Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 5:00pm

"The Arizona Cardinals and BetMGM are both committed to enhancing the gameday experience for fans in new and creative ways," said BetMGM CEO Adam Greenblatt.

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  • "The Arizona Cardinals and BetMGM are both committed to enhancing the gameday experience for fans in new and creative ways," said BetMGM CEO Adam Greenblatt.
  • "The BetMGM Sportsbook at State Farm Stadium will be one of the most unique and innovative additions to a venue that the sports and entertainment industry has ever seen."
  • Cardinals owner Michael Bidwill said,"Since the launch of our partnership with BetMGM last August, the response has been incredible.
  • The BetMGM Sportsbook at State Farm Stadium will complement the BetMGM mobile app that launched statewide in Arizona in September 2021.

Balfour Beatty Promotes Leslee Mallinson to Senior Vice President

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Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 4:33pm

Balfour Beatty announces the promotion of Leslee Mallinson to senior vice president of Brand and Communications for the companys national operations.

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  • Balfour Beatty announces the promotion of Leslee Mallinson to senior vice president of Brand and Communications for the companys national operations.
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20220113005707/en/
    Leslee Mallinson promoted to senior vice president, Brand and Communication at Balfour Beatty.
  • We are pleased to announce Leslees promotion to senior vice president of Brand and Communications at Balfour Beatty, said Eric Stenman, president of Balfour Beatty U.S. Leslee is an esteemed partner on the executive leadership team who holds the bar high for us to not only focus on our overall business strategy, but our most valuable asset our people.
  • Leslee is a graduate of Austin College and Southern Methodist University and is an active volunteer in the Dallas community in which Balfour Beatty helped build.

Pentwater Issues Letter to Rio Tinto Board Calling for Action on Corporate Governance Failures

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Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 2:00pm

On January 6, 2022, Pentwater Capital Management LP ("Pentwater"), the largest minority shareholder of Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd. ("Turquoise Hill") (TSX:TRQ) (NYSE:TRQ), sent the following letter to Ngaire Woods, member of the Board of the Directors of Rio Tinto plc (Rio Tinto or Rio) (LSE:RIO), outlining continued corporate governance failures at Rio Tinto.

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  • On January 6, 2022, Pentwater Capital Management LP ("Pentwater"), the largest minority shareholder of Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd. ("Turquoise Hill") (TSX:TRQ) (NYSE:TRQ), sent the following letter to Ngaire Woods, member of the Board of the Directors of Rio Tinto plc (Rio Tinto or Rio) (LSE:RIO), outlining continued corporate governance failures at Rio Tinto.
  • On January 7, 2022, Rio Tinto's attorney responded that neither Ms. Woods nor any other Rio Tinto board member would respond to Pentwater regarding the ongoing corporate governance breaches that Rio is inflicting upon Turquoise Hill.
  • Instead, you completely ignored our letter, and now you implicate yourself, as Rio Tinto is in the process of once again making a mockery of appropriate corporate governance at Turquoise Hill.
  • Two other Rio Tinto board members, Peter Cunningham, CFO (and a Rio Tinto employee since 1993), and Simon Thompson, Chair of the Board (and a Rio Tinto board member since 2014), are graduates of Oxford.

HeiQ Launches World's First Dual Action Textile Cooling Technology

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Thursday, January 13, 2022 - 9:00am

ZRICH, Jan. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- HeiQ announces the launch of a new dual action textile cooling technology, HeiQ Cool, the world's first textile technology to deliver both instant contact cooling and continuous evaporative cooling.

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  • ZRICH, Jan. 13, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- HeiQ announces the launch of a new dual action textile cooling technology, HeiQ Cool, the world's first textile technology to deliver both instant contact cooling and continuous evaporative cooling.
  • Addressing the importance of body temperature control, whereby both overheating and feeling chilly are problematic, HeiQ Cool powered fabrics constantly regulate the skin temperature with a dual cooling capability.
  • It cools before the first sign of sweat, delays the build-up of heat and continuously regulates the temperature.
  • Instantly cool to the touch, the components synergistically recharge the surface layer ensuring a consistently cool, dry and comfortable body climate.