Blog posts October 2021

Announcement at kENUP Roundtable: BioNTech Plans mRNA Facility in Africa in Mid-2022

• BioNTech signs Memorandum of Understanding with Rwandan Government and the Institut Pasteur de Dakar. Construction is planned to be initiated of the first mRNA manufacturing facility in Africa in mid-2022

• First manufacturing facility will become a node in a decentralized and robust African …

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Boehringer Ingelheim announces European Medicines Agency’s filing acceptance and validation of marketing authorization application for spesolimab in generalized pustular psoriasis

INGELHEIM, Germany -Friday 29 October 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

The marketing authorization application (MAA) package includes results from the pivotal Effisayil-1 global trial
(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim announced today that the company’s marketing authorization application (MAA) for the t…

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SDCL EDGE Acquisition Corporation Announces Pricing of $175 Million Initial Public Offering

NEW YORK-Friday 29 October 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SDCL EDGE Acquisition Corporation (the “Company”) announced today that it priced its initial public offering of 17,500,000 units at $10.00 per unit. The units will be listed on The New York Stock Exchange (“NYSE”) and trade under th…

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Visa Helping Fuel ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ Growth Around the World

SAN FRANCISCO -Thursday 28 October 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

FIS, Moneris, Global Payments, ANZ, CIBC, HSBC, ScotiaBank and more rolling out Visa Installments Solution to their customers, adding scale, brand trust and convenience to popular financing option

Klarna signs global brand deal with Visa t…

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The Estée Lauder Companies Announces Cedric Prouvé, Group President, International, to Retire After Exceptional Career

NEW YORK -Thursday 28 October 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, The Estée Lauder Companies (NYSE:EL) (“ELC”) announced that after 27 years with the company, Cedric Prouvé, Group President, International, has made the decision to retire effective June 30, 2022. The successor to Cedric’s…

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Revolutionary Autonomous Cargo Transportation Company, Evocargo Inks Agreement With RTA

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES.-Thursday 28 October 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

As part of a long-term strategy to ramp up its presence in the global and regional smart logistics market, autonomous cargo transportation company, Evocargo has signed a cooperation agreement with Roads & Transport Authority (RT…

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Boehringer Ingelheim and King’s College London Join Forces to Progress New Therapeutic Concepts in Major Depressive Disorder and Schizophrenia

• The collaboration will produce a comprehensive clinical research program in major depressive disorder and schizophrenia, building upon Boehringer Ingelheim’s circuitry-based approach to precision psychiatry and further solidifies commitment to provide better treatments for people living with serio…

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Driver Trett continues to grow their business in Qatar

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES-Wednesday 27 October 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

Driver Trett, a Global Construction Consultancy, has announced two new additions to its Qatar team, Farshad Mousavi Doust and Robbie Beattie. These hires reflect the continued expansion strategy across the business and enhance t…

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Philip Morris International Accelerates Path to Carbon Neutrality

Publishes Low-Carbon Transition Plan with updated targets and detailed strategy to decarbonize its direct operations by 2025 and to achieve net-zero emissions across its entire value chain by 2040

LAUSANNE, Switzerland-Wednesday 27 October 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- As the urgency …

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CAPRISA et Evotec lancent un nouveau projet pour l'accélération et la mise en place de la nouvelle technologie de prévention contre VIH

-Mardi 26 Octobre 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

Le Centre pour le  programme de recherche sur le SIDA en Afrique du Sud (CAPRISA) et Evotec établissent une nouvelle collaboration qui vise à développer un anticorps à forte neutralisation  contre le VIH, pour contribuer à ralentir la propagation du virus, pl…

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Finalist Teams Selected in $10M ANA Avatar XPRIZE Competition

15 Finalist teams from 8 countries compete to create an avatar system that can transport human presence to a remote location instantly.

LOS ANGELES-Sunday 24 October 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- XPRIZE, the world’s leader in designing and operating incentive competitions to solve huma…

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Intelsat Announces Planned Retirement of Stephen Spengler as Chief Executive Officer

MCLEAN, Va. -Saturday 23 October 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Intelsat S.A. (OTC: INTEQ), operator of the world’s largest and most advanced integrated satellite and terrestrial network, announced today that Chief Executive Officer Stephen Spengler has decided to retire as CEO upon the Co…

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New Moody's ESG Solutions Tool Helps Meet EU Taxonomy Requirements

LONDON-Saturday 23 October 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s ESG Solutions today launched EU Taxonomy Alignment Screening, a new data solution to help market participants meet the disclosure requirements of the European Union’s (EU) Taxonomy regulation. Moody’s built its tool from the…

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Tigo Energy to Showcase Solutions for Roof Space Usage, Monitoring, and Safety at Key Energy

Italian tradeshow features the Tigo Flex MLPE product range and module-level monitoring platform.

MONTEVARCHI, Italy-Friday 22 October 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tigo Energy, Inc., the solar industry’s worldwide leader in Flex Module Level Power Electronics (MLPE), today announced t…

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Dubai Sports Council (DSC) Signs an Exclusive Technology Partnership Agreement with Tecnotree

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES.-Wednesday 20 October 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tecnotree, a leading global provider of technology solutions for Digital Service Providers, announced at GITEX Global (the undisputed tech event for the last 40 years) that Dubai Sports Council (DSC) has selec…

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QIAGEN Launches Novel QIAreach QuantiFERON-TB Tuberculosis Test for High-Burden Regions

HILDEN, Germany & GERMANTOWN, Md-Wednesday 20 October 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

QIAGEN leverages QuantiFERON®-TB technology to advance global efforts against TB
TB IGRA testing now accessible in high burden, low resource and decentralized settings
Study data also showcased at the Union World Confere…

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ABB: Q3 2021 Results

ZURICH -Thursday 21 October 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]
Strong demand, supply chain constraints impacting revenues
Orders $7.9 billion, +29%; comparable1 +26%
Revenues $7.0 billion, +7%; comparable +4%
Income from operations $852 million; margin 12.1%
Operational EBITA1 $1,062 mil…

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Boehringer Ingelheim and Partners to Accelerate Development of First-In-Class Gene Therapy for Patients with Cystic Fibrosis

• Boehringer Ingelheim has exercised intellectual property options from IP Group regarding research results generated by the UK Cystic Fibrosis Gene Therapy Consortium, and from Oxford Biomedica regarding their lentiviral vector technology

• Partners aim to expedite the development of the novel…

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Dave Powell’s “Vintage of the Century” to Be Sold via NFT

MARANANGA, Australia-Tuesday 19 October 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celebrated winemaker Dave Powell will be the first vintner ever to sell an entire vintage by NFT, when he puts his 2021 single-vineyard vintage wines under the hammer on OpenSea, under his new brand Neldner Road.


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‘Noise Rage’ a real concern for 37% UAE workers: Poly report

Poly unveils AI-powered video conferencing solutions

Dubai, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES-Sunday 17 October 2021 [ AETOS Wire ]

As the UAE adapts to the inrush of Expo 2020 and the workforce continues to make their way back to the office after a prolonged work-from-home experience, concerns about how n…

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