Finance & economy

March 23, 2017

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South Africa suspends some meat imports from Brazil

South Africa has suspended some meat imports from Brazil citing a scandal in the South American country’s meat processing industry, the Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries said on Wednesday.

Police in Brazil have launched raids to investigate alleged bribes paid to conceal unsanitary conditions in Brazil’s meatpacking facilities.

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March 23, 2017

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ASG Technologies Helps Modern Enterprises Evolve Their ECM with New Content Services

(BUSINESS WIRE)--ASG Technologies has announced Mobius 7.0, a next generation content solution delivering content services for the modern enterprise. Mobius 7.0 provides access to any type of content, at any time and is deployable on-premise, in the cloud, or in a hybrid model, with advanced redaction and storage rules. The solution makes managing content easy, letting employees focus on driving value for the business.

Businesses today are faced with"...

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March 23, 2017

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Fenergo to Deliver 200 New Jobs to Support Global Growth

Fenergo, the leading provider of Client Lifecycle Management software solutions for investment, corporate and private banks, has today announced the creation of 200 new jobs due to rapid global expansion, bringing its total global employee base to 500.

The new positions are across many areas of the business - Product Management, Software Engineering, Implementation, Consulting and Marketing. Recruitment will begin immediately with all positions to be"...

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March 22, 2017

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AURAK Signs MoU with Hungarian University

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), has signed a memorandum of understanding with Pázmány Péter Catholic University, becoming the Hungarian institution’s first partner within the UAE.

Dr. Szuromi Szabolcs, president of the Hungarian university, travelled to the UAE to sign the agreement alongside Prof. Hassan Hamdan Al Alkim, AURAK"...

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March 22, 2017

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Neustar Research Reveals 92% of UK Organisations Unaware of Impact DNS is Having on Internet Users

  • 45 percent of organisations have as many as 8 different ways of provisioning DNS
  • 72 percent of organisations reported regularly suffering from critical issues that impact website and application availability

Neustar, Inc. (NYSE:......

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March 22, 2017

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SES is Enabling Disaster Response and Connecting Affected Communities

SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) offers a broad range of solutions to support humanitarian and disaster relief efforts across the globe. Some of them were showcased during the Humanitarian ICT (Information and Communications Technology) Forum organised by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) and Emergency Telecommunications Cluster (ETC), and held on the 21 and 22 March in Mountain View, California.

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March 22, 2017

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Morrow Sodali Acquires Majority Interest in GPS

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Morrow Sodali announced today that it has acquired a majority interest in leading Australian proxy solicitation and corporate governance firm Global Proxy Solicitation (GPS), expanding the firm’s network of global operations.

Morrow Sodali is the largest international firm providing comprehensive governance and shareholder engagement services to clients"...

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March 22, 2017

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Philip Morris International Announces €300 Million Investment in Smoke-Free Product Manufacturing Facility in Greece

  • Converting existing cigarette factory in Greece into a production facility for the tobacco sticks to be used with IQOS.
  • Annual capacity of around 20 billion tobacco sticks once fully operational.
  • 400 new jobs to be created.

Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE/Euronext Paris: PM) today announced an investment of approximately €300 million to convert the cigarette factory of Papastratos, PMI’s affiliate in Greece, into a manufacturing plant for the tobacco sticks to be used"...

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March 22, 2017

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Taboola Announces Native and Video Advertising Integration with The Trade Desk

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Taboola®, the leading global discovery platform, today announced its integration with The Trade Desk, Inc. (Nasdaq: TTD), a global technology for buyers of advertising. The collaboration enables The Trade Desk’s global advertisers to programmatically buy premium video and native placements across the largest content discovery platform in the world, reaching 1 billion users monthly.

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