Blog posts August 2022

Personio Foundation Launches its First Global Call for Applications

MUNICH - Tuesday, 23. August 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Applications open today for exceptional non-profit organisations working in the fields of climate change mitigation and education to join Personio Foundation’s Impact Portfolio. Successful organisations will receive unrestricted multi-year grants…

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GT USA Enabling a Turnaround of the Port of Wilmington

Wilmington, DE
Over $200 million of direct additional value provided to Delaware taxpayers in first 3 years of operations

October 3rd, 2022, will mark GT USA Wilmington’s (GTW) fourth year into a 50-year concession agreement managing and operating the Port of Wilmington in Delaware. To say there…

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A Measured Approach to E-Cigarette Taxation Is Essential

Authorities must consider every consumer segment and strive to ensure that safer smoking alternatives are less expensive than tobacco cigarettes

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- RELX International, a responsible multinational electronic cigarette company, is cautioning authorities against increasing the custom…

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Medisca Unveils New Brand Identity and Corporate Positioning as Partners in Wellness

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- After three successful decades of redefining, shaping, and informing the pharmaceutical compounding industry standard, Medisca is proud to unveil a new global brand identity and corporate positioning that reflects a journey of growth, diversification, and opportunity. Founded in…

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Project Management Institute Names Pierre Le Manh as New President & Chief Executive Officer

PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Project Management Institute (PMI) today announced that its Board of Directors has named Pierre Le Manh as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

Project Management Institute Names Pierre Le Manh as New President & Chief Executive Officer (Photo: Business Wire)

Starting September 1, Pierre Le Manh, a veteran CEO of professional services and knowledge industries, will le…

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Solasia Announces Launch of Darvias® in Japan

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Solasia Pharma K.K. (TOKYO:4597, Headquarters: Tokyo, Japan, President & CEO: Yoshihiro Arai, hereinafter “Solasia”) officially announced today that an organoarsenic drug “DARVIAS® Injection 135mg” (SP-02, hereinafter DARVIAS®) has been launched today in Japan for use in relapsed …

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Board International Named as a Representative Vendor in 2022 Gartner® Market Guide for Cloud Extended Planning and Analysis Solutions

Board’s xP&A capabilities recognized in latest Gartner Market Guide

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Board International, the Enterprise Intelligent Planning leader for smarter planning, actionable insights and better outcomes announced today it has been named as a Representative Vendor in the 2022 Gartner® …

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Watts Water Technologies Completes WAVE Water Stewardship Verification

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Watts Water Technologies, Inc. — one of the world’s leading manufacturers and providers of plumbing, heating, and water quality products and solutions — has successfully completed verification for The Water Council’s WAVE: Water Stewardship Verified program, indicating the company…

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Bacardi Limited Welcomes Consumer Goods Executive Dave Ingram to Lead Operations

HAMILTON, Bermuda - Thursday, 18. August 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Bacardi Limited, the world’s largest privately held spirits company, today announces the appointment of Dave Ingram as Chief Supply Chain Officer. Dave brings 30 years of supply chain and strategic sourcing experience to Bacardi w…

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Esri Collaborates with RB Rail AS to Build Sustainable Rail Infrastructure in EU

Enterprise Agreement Enables Railway to Create Digital Twin of Operations

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The 870 kilometers of Rail Baltica are divided into several sections across each of the three Baltic countries: Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania. An ongoing electric rail infrastructure project in the regio…

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Boomi Named One of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies on Inc. 5000 2022 List

Category-leading, global SaaS company continues award-winning streak following recognition for product excellence and culture, including a recent listing as one of Inc. Magazine’s Best Workplaces

After a $4 billion transaction to become a standalone company, Boomi recently set the industry …

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Blockchain protocol for metaverses, Meta0, to launch at Gamescom

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Meta0, a new blockchain startup that connects metaverses and blockchain ecosystems through a Layer 0 protocol, will officially launch at Gamescom in Cologne, Germany. Meta0's website is now live at

Meta0 provides the tools game developers need to easily reach pla…

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Acronis recognized as a high performer in the Canalys Endpoint Security Vendor Performance Index for Q1 2022

Cyber protection pioneer ranks among other leaders evaluated by market performance and endpoint security offering

Acronis, the global leader in cyber protection, announced today it has been recognized as a High Performer in the Canalys Endpoint Security Vendor Performance Index for Q1 2022. The c…

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UAE’s Gulftainer Marks One Million Man Hours without Accident Incredible Efforts Lead to New Awards

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
Gulftainer’s UAE terminals have achieved a significant milestone in their ZERO Harm health and safety program by reaching more than one-million-man hours with no Lost Time Injury (LTI) incidents. This is a major accomplishment for the workforce, management and QHSE tea…

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Xlear Files Amended Answer to the Government’s Lawsuit on COVID-19 Statements; Provides Still More Data In Support of Xlear’s Use as Additional Layer of Protection

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Xlear has filed an Amended Answer in response to the U.S. Government’s lawsuit against the company. According to Nathan Jones, Xlear’s CEO, the Amended Answer serves three main purposes: First, it provides the Court with still more data that supports the statements Xlear made that…

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Energy Vault and Jupiter Power Announce Agreement for Battery Energy Storage Projects in Texas and California Totaling 220 MWh

LUGANO, Switzerland & WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif. & AUSTIN, Texas
Energy Vault will supply a 100 MW (200 MWh) battery energy storage system at a Jupiter Power Facility near Fort Stockton, Texas, which will provide energy and ancillary services to ERCOT.

Energy Vault will additionally construct and …

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A New Chapter in IT Services: Lenovo PCCW Solutions Starts First Day of Operation as a New Company

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today marks the first day of operation for Lenovo PCCW Solutions Limited1, the new strategic partnership between Lenovo Group (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) and PCCW (HKSE: 0008) set to capitalize on the estimated US$320 billion Asia IT services market.

The new company provides o…

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Philip Morris Holland Holdings B.V. Extends the Acceptance Period for the Recommended Cash Offer to the Shareholders of Swedish Match AB Until October 21, 2022

This announcement is not an offer, whether directly or indirectly, in Australia, Hong Kong, Japan, New Zealand, or South Africa or in any other jurisdiction where such offer pursuant to legislation and regulations in such relevant jurisdiction would be prohibited by app…

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Sharjah Finance Department launches the second cycle of the "Sharjah Award for Public Finance" with new categories and developed criteria

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates 
Nominations are open until the end of January 2023

In cooperation with the Arab Organization for Administrative Development

The Board of Trustees of the Sharjah Award for Public Finance - the first of its kind in the Arab world - announced the launch of the sec…

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Fujifilm and Join Hands With IHVN to Accelerate TB Screening in Rural Nigerian Communities

- Fujifilm’s Xair ultra-portable handheld, battery powered X-ray machine will be deployed with’s AI-enabled Chest X-ray solution to screen presumptive TB cases

- The partnership is aimed at augmenting active screening for TB in hotspots with the support of USAID and the Lagos State TB…

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