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Dubai and Al Ain, United Arab Emirates-Wednesday 26 February 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

Bourn Hall Fertility Clinic is making screening and treatments for male infertility more affordable and accessible in the UAE with a special package. For a limited time, men can benefit from advanced technology at affordable prices with this offer, which includes services that are not covered by most insurance plans. For the first time in the UAE, men will be able to avail of the expert services of surgeons and andrologists 6 days per week and not delay their plans for fatherhood.

Dr Qaisar Javed, a Urologist, Andrologist and Male Infertility Reproductive Surgeon at Bourn Hall Fertility Clinic, explained, “There are many myths about male infertility that need to be dispelled. It is now a treatable problem, even for men with no sperm count in ejaculation.”

With unparalleled knowledge of reproductive health, Bourn Hall Fertility Clinic offers a comprehensive range of tr ... Read more »

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BANJUL, Gambia.-Wednesday 26 February 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

The Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) recently signed an agreement with the Republic of The Gambia to provide a loan to finance the second phase of a development project at the capital’s Banjul International Airport. The improved facilities will see jobs increase to over 1000. The number of passengers will increase by 43%, reaching 400,000 per year.

The increase in capacity will allow five different airlines to be handled every three hours. The result of the expansion means Banjul is set to become a regional air transport hub. The modernization and upgrading are expected to contribute to the overall growth of The Gambia’s national GDP, impacting the lives of The Gambia’s 2 million population either directly or indirectly.

The SFD’s loan agreement is part of its ongoing effort to enhance economic stability and prosperity in The Gambia. The SFD has previously provided loans totalin ... Read more »

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SAN DIEGO-Wednesday 26 February 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Arima Genomics, Inc., a company focused on research tools to accelerate the understanding of genome sequence and structure toward their role in human health and disease, announces that it has completed its Series A round of financing. Agilent Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: A) and Cowin Venture led this round, joined by Vectr Ventures and Berkeley Catalyst Fund.

“Agilent invests in industry partners to advance the development of new technologies that will accelerate the pace of scientific discoveries,” said Tad Weems, Managing Director of Agilent’s Early Stage Partnership Program. “Arima has the potential to unlock novel genomic applications by leading the community’s transition from focusing on sequence alone toward sequence and structure.”

The proceeds from this financing will go toward expanding Arima’s commercial efforts, driving the development of n ... Read more »

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• Half (50%) of all data now stored in cloud environments, and 47% of organizations experienced a breach or failed a compliance audit in the past year

• Multi-cloud world causing profound security challenges, triggering security vulnerabilities as 100% of respondents have some sensitive data in the cloud that’s not encrypted

• Impact of quantum computing imminent as 72% of organizations surveyed see it affecting them in the next five years

 

PARIS LA DÉFENSE-Wednesday 26 February 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- According to the 2020 Thales Data Threat Report – Global Edition with research and analysis by IDC, organizations reached a global cloud tipping point causing them to struggle with security challenges of digital transformation (DX). Today, half (50%) of all corporate data is stored in the cloud and nearly half (48%) of that data is considered sensitive. With multi-cloud usage becoming the new norma ... Read more »

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 ABB Ltd has published its 2019 annual report on its website and has filed the annual report on Form 20-F with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission.

ZURICH-Wednesday 26 February 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The 2019 annual report is now available electronically at www.abb.com/groupreports. It provides comprehensive information on the company and its strategy, business, governance and financial performance.

Shareholders may request a printed copy of the annual report via this link. It will be distributed when it becomes available.

ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a technology leader that is driving the digital transformation of industries. With a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB has four, customer-focused, globally leading businesses: Electrification, Industrial Automation, Motion, and Robotics & Discrete Automation, supported by the ABB Ability™ digital platform. ABB’s Power Grids busine ... Read more »

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HAMILTON, Bermuda-Wednesday 26 February 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bacardi Limited, the largest privately held spirits company in the world, today announces the appointment of Kathy Parker as Chief Marketing Officer for PATRÓN tequila and GREY GOOSE vodka. Parker will be joining Bacardi after a stand-out career at Diageo and Unilever where she served in a number of senior marketing, brand and innovation roles. In her new position, she will drive global strategy including brand equity, architecture, positioning, integrated marketing across creative, media and experiential, plus new product development and innovation for PATRÓN and GREY GOOSE, which stand together at the super-premium end of the enviable portfolio of Bacardi brands. Parker will report to Mahesh Madhavan, Chief Executive Officer, Bacardi Limited, and join the company’s Global Leadership Team.

Most recently, Parker was Senior Vice President for Global Premium Rums, Gins and Portfolio Sco ... Read more »

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• Half (50%) of all data now stored in cloud environments, and 47% of organizations experienced a breach or failed a compliance audit in the past year

• Multi-cloud world causing profound security challenges, triggering security vulnerabilities as 100% of respondents have some sensitive data in the cloud that’s not encrypted

• Impact of quantum computing imminent as 72% of organizations surveyed see it affecting them in the next five years

 

PARIS LA DÉFENSE-Wednesday 26 February 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- According to the 2020 Thales Data Threat Report – Global Edition with research and analysis by IDC, organizations reached a global cloud tipping point causing them to struggle with security challenges of digital transformation (DX). Today, half (50%) of all corporate data is stored in the cloud and nearly half (48%) of that data is considered sensitive. With multi-cloud usage becoming the new norma ... Read more »

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LONDON-Tuesday 25 February 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA today announced winners of the 2020 Global Mobile (GLOMO) Awards. The GLOMOs showcase those companies and individuals that are driving innovation in the rapidly evolving mobile industry.

“Our congratulations to all of the winners and nominees of the GSMA’s GLOMO Awards 2020,” said John Hoffman, CEO, GSMA Ltd. “The GLOMOs are a testament to the incredible innovation and ingenuity shaping our industry and it is truly an outstanding achievement to have been selected by our esteemed judging panels. We thank all of our entrants, judges, sponsors and partners for supporting the 2020 GLOMOs.”

The winners of the 2020 GLOMO Awards are:

Best Mobile Network Infrastructure
Vodafone, Parallel Wireless and Telecom Infra Project for Global OpenRAN Deployments

Best Mobile Technology Breakthrough (Companies > $10million Annual Global Revenue)
... Read more »

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132 Companies to be Recognized for Setting the Global Standards of Business Integrity and Corporate Citizenship

 

NEW YORK-Tuesday 25 February 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Ethisphere, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, today announced the 132 honorees representing 51 countries and 21 industries that have earned the coveted designation of World’s Most Ethical Companies® in 2020. This is the 14th annual recognition of those who prioritize ethical behavior as a means to improve the world, while enhancing business performance.

In 2020, 14 companies appear on the prestigious list for the first time, while seven have been named every year since 2007.

“This is truly a time to celebrate incredible achievements. When we initiated the World’s Most Ethical Companies recognition in 2007, the concept of companies proactively aligning profits and purpose seemed unlikely ... Read more »

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