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DENVER-Wednesday 3 June 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a global leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, today provided an update on the Company’s transaction trends for its Consumer-to-Consumer (C2C) business for the month of May 2020 in response to the evolving business environment amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

In addition, Western Union CFO, Raj Agrawal, will offer commentary today on the Company’s business in a presentation at Bank of America’s Global Technology Conference.

As previously disclosed, in the latter part of the first quarter the Company began to see substantial declines in transactions for its C2C business arising from the COVID-19 pandemic, with declines of approximately 30% in late March and early April. In mid-April, the rate of decline in transactions began to improve led by the retail channel and bolstered by a significant acceleration in digital grow ... Read more »

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Sharjah, United Arab Emirates-Tuesday 2 June 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]


Sharjah Finance Department (SFD) recently established a framework worth AED 4 billion to enhance liquidity for the Sharjah banking system in the emirate. This move was aimed at providing additional financial assistance to all businesses impacted by the outbreak of COVID-19.

Issued as 12 month dirham-denominated paper in several tranches, the Sharjah Liquidity Support Mechanism (SLSM) sukuk represents the first rated short term local currency tradeable instrum ... Read more »

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SHENZHEN, China-Tuesday 2 June 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Push-to-Talk over Cellular (PoC) radio market has expanded rapidly in the last few years. PoC offers instant PTT communications based on public cellular broadband networks, rather than private narrowband Land Mobile Radio (LMR) systems. As a leader in the PoC industry, Hytera has focused intensely on PoC research and development and is committed to driving the industry towards improved technologies, higher quality products and an enhanced professionalism.

Public cellular networks provide much wider coverage areas (usually nationwide), support rich multimedia broadband data applications and incur no infrastructure costs or radio frequency licensing fees. PoC technology also allows you to augment existing private LMR networks or to create new PTT cellular networks.

Hytera PoC solutions assist customers to achieve more possibilities

Check more Hytera PoC solutions details: https:// ... Read more »

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LONDON-Tuesday 2 June 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Arthur D. Little (ADL) today announced the acquisitions of Cutter Consortium, a business technology research company based in the US, and Presans, a leading player in industrial open innovation based in France. By combining its own expertise with an existing community of independent experts, ADL expands its consulting ecosystem to establish a next-generation value proposition powered by open consulting and open problem solving.

Cutter Consortium ( helps organizations navigate digital disruption of business models and leverage emerging technologies for competitive advantage and mission success. Through its research, consulting, training, and executive education – all delivered by globally recognized thought leaders – Cutter delivers innovative solutions to its thousands of clients worldwide. Cutter’s experts have done the ground-breaking work in areas ranging from digital arch ... Read more »

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LAUSANNE, Switzerland -Tuesday 2 June 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]


(BUSINESS WIRE)-- After two months of campus closure and confinement, EHL Group announces the reopening of its campuses and draws a positive assessment of the actions taken to deal with the crisis, as well as its leadership in the world of hospitality education in times of crisis.

In line with the easing of confinement measures, EHL announces its progressive reopening during the month of June. In order to ens ... Read more »

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DENVER-Tuesday 2 June 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Newmont Corporation (NYSE: NEM, TSX: NGT) (Newmont or The Company) today announced the publication of its 2019 Sustainability Report, Beyond the Mine, a transparent and comprehensive disclosure of the Company’s environmental, social and governance (ESG) performance.

“Our sustainability report provides investors and other stakeholders a transparent and detailed look at look at our safety, environmental and social performance,” said Tom Palmer, President and Chief Executive Officer. “In 2019, we completed two transformative transactions whilst enhancing our ESG performance to align with our position as the world’s leading gold company.”

Newmont’s 2019 sustainability highlights include:

Achieving no workplace fatalities and conducting a global safety culture review, which identified several opportunities to enhance Newmont’s Fatality Risk Managemen ... Read more »

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NAIROBI, Kenya-Tuesday 2 June 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Beyontec, a leading global provider of insurance technology solutions, announced today that it had been selected by the Insurance Association of Rwanda (ASSAR) to implement a digital ecosystem of different platform solutions for the insurance industry in Rwanda.

Founded in 1992, ASSAR has been at the forefront of driving rapid transformation across the regional insurance markets in Rwanda. Through this partnership, Beyontec will assist ASSAR to accomplish its vision of synergizing and empowering the insurers and other constituents to seamlessly interact and promote business with each other while delivering consistent customer experiences.

Beyontec and ASSAR collaborated to undertake few transformational platform-centric insurance initiatives, such as the end-to-end transformation of motor certificate, moving away from a paper-based system to a fully automated digital motor policy issuance and ... Read more »

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