Blog posts November 2020

Thales to Deliver the World’s First Fully Integrated Unmanned Mine Countermeasures System for the Royal Navy and French “Marine Nationale”

• France and the United Kingdom marked the tenth anniversary of the Lancaster House treaties by signing a joint contract for Thales to launch the production of the MMCM (Maritime Mine Counter Measures) program, under Phase 2. Phase 1 initiated in 2015 was to demonstrate and qualify the technology.

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RETAIL 2020 White Paper: The Pandemic Rewriting New Rules

Dubai, United Arab Emirates-Sunday 29 November 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

With the Covid-19 situation setting-off many changes in consumer behavior, the latest white paper powered by CG-Data aims to unravel the real impact of the Pandemic on the Retail economy across the KSA market.

With insightful f…

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Leveraging Its Mobile ID, IDEMIA Brings Digital Travel Credentials to Life

♥During the November International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) virtual conference, IDEMIA, the global leader in augmented identity and security solutions, presented, with a major airline company, its Digital Travel Credentials (DTC) demonstrator - latest digital ID generation enhancing passen…

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Vifor Pharma supports Iron Deficiency Day 2020 to highlight global impact on health and gender inequality

In its sixth year, a growing international coalition underlines significant harm to health caused by iron deficiency

Impact on women moves up political agenda at REYKJAVÍK GLOBAL FORUM - WOMEN LEADERS 2020

This year the focus is on raising awareness of symptoms, importance of diagnosis and re…

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PureFacts Financial Solutions acquires Quartal Financial Solutions to become a global WealthTech leader

TORONTO-Thursday 26 November 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PureFacts Financial Solutions, a leading WealthTech provider of fees, reporting and AI-powered predictive analytics solutions, has acquired Quartal Financial Solutions, Europe’s leading provider of fee billing and commission solut…

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Zayed Sustainability Prize Partners with BNP Paribas on the 20by2020 Initiative

Expansion of the humanitarian initiative’s global network of supporters

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates,-Wednesday 25 November 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

The UAE-driven humanitarian initiative, 20by2020, has entered into a strategic partnership with BNP Paribas, a leading European bank with prese…

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UAE Music Lovers Speak Out: Why Being Local Matters To Them

Dubai, United Arab Emirates-Wednesday 25 November 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

We're happy to announce the 2nd installment of the “Why it matters to be Local” study conducted by Choueiri Group’s Data team in collaboration with @Anghami. 

The insights gathered will focus on Anghami's UAE listener…

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Von Gahlen Building Major Component of SHINE’s One-of-a-Kind Isotope Plant

JANESVILLE, Wis. -Tuesday 24 November 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SHINE Medical Technologies LLC and Von Gahlen International Inc. today announced that Von Gahlen will build and install the “supercell,” a bank of 10 hot cells, for SHINE’s U.S. medical isotope production facility in Jane…

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Western Union Bolsters its Global Digital Cross-Border Payments Leadership

Expands Real-time Payout into Billions of Bank Accounts to 100 Countries

DENVER-Monday 23 November 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Western Union (NYSE: WU), a global leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, announced it has expanded real-time digital payout …

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Visa Launches Research Center Committed to Promoting and Advancing Global Economic Equity and Inclusivity

Visa Economic Empowerment Institute will conduct and develop unique research and generate powerful insights to enhance the global payments ecosystem

SAN FRANCISCO-Friday 20 November 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) today announced the launch of the Visa Economic Empo…

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Visa Expands Fast Track Program to Enable Next Generation of Fintechs to Rebuild the Global Economy

Visa adds new Partner Toolkit and Visa Ready Fintech Enabler certification to Fast Track program

Fast Track program grows 360% year-over-year, supports accelerating industries including digital wallets, financial inclusion, business-to-business (B2B) and digital currency payments


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ABB Capital Markets Day 2020

ZURICH-Thursday 19 November 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]
(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ABB will be hosting its Capital Markets Day today, November 19, starting 11.30 am CET, at which CEO, Björn Rosengren, and CFO, Timo Ihamuotila, as well as the four business area Presidents, will give an update on the recent …

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Damen and Thales to Build the German MKS 180 Frigate of the Future

• Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding and Thales signed a €1.5B contract for the delivery and full integration of Thales’s Mission and Combat System for the four MKS 180 class frigates.

• A key milestone for the development of European defence industry, strengthening Thales’ leading position i…

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China Yiwu Imported Commodities Fair 2020 Closes With More Than 100,000 Daily Consumer Goods Showcased

YIWU, China-Wednesday 18 November 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- China Yiwu Imported Commodities Fair 2020 came to a successful conclusion on November 16, 2020. The 4-day event attracted nearly 1,000 exhibitors, with exhibits from 78 countries and regions, among which 41 were "Belt and Ro…

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Boehringer Ingelheim receives positive CHMP opinion for use of Pradaxa® (dabigatran etexilate) for the treatment and prevention of venous thromboembolic events in children from birth to less than 18 years of age

INGELHEIM, Germany -Monday 16 November 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

No approved therapy for the treatment and prevention of venous thromboembolic events in children until now
Current standard of care often associated with frequent monitoring of anticoagulation or daily injections1
Positive opinion is ba…

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CHTF2020 China Hi-Tech Forum Gathers Global Scientists and Executives in Shenzhen

SHENZHEN, China-Saturday 14 November 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The China Hi-Tech Forum, as an integral part of the ongoing 22nd China Hi-Tech Fair opened on November 11 to present several themed forums in three days, including the "Opening Forum", the "New Era, New Technology and New…

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SpeeDx Partners with Nepean Hospital to Commercialise Respiratory Virus Host Biomarker Assay

Test will be deployable to support risk-based management of COVID-19, Influenza and other severe respiratory disease

SYDNEY -Monday 9 November 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SpeeDx Pty. Ltd., a developer of innovative molecular diagnostic solutions, has partnered with researchers from…

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Radisys comble le fossé numérique à AfricaCom 2020 avec des offres de solutions d'engagement numérique complètes

HILLSBORO, Oregon -Lundi 9 Novembre 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) - Radisys® Corporation, un leader mondial en matière de solutions de télécommunications ouvertes, a annoncé aujourd'hui avoir présenté ses solutions d'engagement numérique complètes lors du salon  virtuel AfricaCom 2020, qui …

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IDEMIA Launches the Middle East’s First Full Metal Dual Interface Payment Card

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates-Tuesday 10 November 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in augmented identity, has added a contactless full metal card to its extensive portfolio of payment solutions.

The launch follows MasterCard’s recent mandate to issue dual interface…

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Esri, UN, and GEO Blue Planet Release Water Health Tool

Partnership Will Provide Coastal Nations with Data to Help Improve Ocean Quality

REDLANDS, Calif.-Thursday 5 November 2020 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, today announced a new free and open tool it is making available for countries seeking t…

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