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'Major Education Event set to Tackle 4th Industrial Revolution' : IT News Africa

JOHANNESBURG, April 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — On the 29th May 2019, IT News Africa is set to host the 4th annual Education Innovation Summit at the Hilton Hotel, Sandton. This year’s conference will focus on the exploration of emerging educational technology trends and aim to provide solutions to technological challenges within education. Under the theme ‘Preparing Africa Read More…

ETSI and the Linux Foundation Sign Memorandum of Understanding Enabling Industry Standards and Open Source Collaboration

SAN FRANCISCO and SOPHIA ANTIPOLIS, France, April 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Today, the Linux Foundation, the nonprofit organization enabling mass innovation through sustainable open source, signed a Memorandum of Understanding with ETSI, the independent organization providing global standards for Information and Community Technology (ICT) services across all sectors of industry, to bring open source and standards closer Read More…

German Companies Seek Providers to Help with Salesforce Installations and Implementations

FRANKFURT, Germany, April 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Large enterprises and midsize companies in Germany are looking for vendors that can help them consolidate their Salesforce installations and assist them with integrating the company’s continuously changing products, according to a new report published today by Information Services Group (ISG) (Nasdaq: III), a leading global technology research and Read More…

Godlan, Manufacturing ERP Specialist, Wins Macomb Business Award – Champion of Work/Life Integration

CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich., April 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Godlan, a specialist in manufacturing ERP software (Infor CloudSuiteTM Industrial – SyteLine), CPQ (Configure Price Quote) and industrial automation (IIoT) and an Infor Gold Channel Partner, announced today that they have been named as winner of the prestigious Macomb Business Award in the category of “Champion of Work/Life Integration.” This coveted Read More…

National Cannabis Month Shines Light on CBD-Infused Hard Candies Like Candy Head's Products

“At Candy Head, we believe people need to be educated about the difference between marijuana and CBD,” said Ian Gilley, founder of Candy Head, a Rhode Island-based company which makes CBD-infused hard candies. “You will not get high from CBD products. CBD does not have a high-enough concentration of THC, the psychoactive component of the Read More…

Ericsson's Nomination Committee Appointed

STOCKHOLM, April 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Ericsson’s (NASDAQ: ERIC) Nomination Committee for the Annual General Meeting 2020 has been appointed in accordance with the Instruction for the Nomination Committee resolved by the Annual General Meeting 2012. The Nomination Committee consists of: Johan Forssell, Investor AB Karl Åberg, AB Industrivärden and Svenska Handelsbankens Pensionsstiftelse Jonas Synnergren, Read More…

Traci Dunne Leaves ISBA After 21 Years To Join APR

LONDON, April 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Advertising Production Resources (APR) has announced the appointment of Traci Dunne in a new global role as Strategic Consultant, supporting APR’s growth in marketing services consulting across the globe. Based in London, Traci brings over 20 years of experience at ISBA (The Incorporated Society of British Advertisers), providing consultancy Read More…

BioInvent Receives €0.75 Million Milestone Under Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Partnership

LUND, Sweden, April 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — BioInvent International AB (OMXS: BINV) announced today that it has received a €0.75 million milestone payment under its collaboration with Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma Corporation in connection with enrollment of the first patient in a Phase II clinical trial of an antibody identified from BioInvent’s proprietary n-CoDeR® antibody library. The Read More…

Heliospectra AB (publ) Interim Management Statement January – March 2019

STOCKHOLM, April 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Heliospectra AB (publ) (OTCQB: HLSPY) (FIRSTNORTH: HELIO), a world leader in intelligent lighting technology for controlled environments horticulture, today present their Interim Management Statement for January to March 2019. Turnover and Profit/Loss January – March Order intake amounted to SEK 12,309 (12,118) thousand Net sales amounted to SEK 9,657 (9,374) thousand Read More…

Interim Report Q1 2019

STOCKHOLM, April 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — JANUARY 1 – MARCH 31, 2019 (compared with the year-earlier period)  Net sales increased 15% to SEK 5,076m (4,400), mainly related to higher volumes in Pulp and higher selling prices EBITDA rose 33% to SEK 1,560m (1,175). The improvement was mainly related to higher selling prices.   SCA Wood France Read More…

Electrolux Q1 2019 Interim Report: Price Increases Offsetting Headwinds

STOCKHOLM, April 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Highlights of the first quarter of 2019  Net sales amounted to SEK 29,710m (27,906). Sales growth was 1.6%, driven by price increases and mix improvements across all business areas.  Operating income amounted to SEK 248m (764), corresponding to a margin of 0.8% (2.7).  Operating income includes restructuring costs of Read More…

Yara and IBM join forces to transform the future of farming

OSLO, Norway and ARMONK, N.Y., April. 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Yara International (OSE: YAR), a global leader in crop nutrition, and IBM (NYSE: IBM), today announced an agreement to build the world’s leading digital farming platform, providing holistic digital services and instant agronomic advice. Continue Reading Yara and IBM to deliver the world’s most comprehensive global digital Read More…

Kerstin Konradsson Leaves Boliden

BOLIDEN, Sweden, April 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Kerstin Konradsson, President Boliden Smelters, will leave Boliden in July 2019. Kerstin Konradsson has been responsible for the business area and member of Boliden’s Group Management since 2012. – Through her leadership, Kerstin has built a strong organization that, based on the business area’s strategy, implemented important investments Read More…

EY Findings Reinforced: St Kitts and Nevis Citizenship Programme Does Not Threaten Tax Systems – CS Global Partners

LONDON, April 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — A second, internationally-leading tax advisory firm has compiled a report finding that St Kitts and Nevis’ Citizenship by Investment (CBI) Programme does not threaten tax collection or reporting under the CRS. Smith & Williamson, headquartered in London, confirmed the conclusions drawn by global tax advisory group Ernst & Young Read More…

Acutus Medical's New Contact Mapping Software Receives CE Mark

“The contact mapping speed with the new Acutus system was extremely fast, which made it very easy to use,” said Dr. Christian Meyer, University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany. “Clinically, having this capability available on one system that also does non-contact mapping allows me to do exactly what makes sense case-by-case. For routine cases, my Read More…

Daimler affirms 2019 targets for unit sales, revenue and earnings

STUTTGART, Germany, April 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ —  First-quarter Group unit sales down 4% to 773,800 units Revenue stable at €39.7 billion (Q1 2018: €39.8 billion) Group EBIT significantly lower at €2.8 billion (Q1 2018: €3.3 billion) Slight decrease in net profit to €2.1 billion (Q1 2018: €2.4 billion) Free cash flow of industrial business of Read More…

New Data Confirms Cardiac Dimensions' Carillon® System Provides Acute Hemodynamic Efficacy In Patients With Functional Mitral Regurgitation

Prof. Dr. Andreas Hagendorff, Head of Laboratory of Echocardiography of the Department of Cardiology-Angiology at the University of Leipzig and renowned echo-cardiologist led the study. “Functional mitral regurgitation is associated with increased morbidity and mortality in patients with heart failure. For patients ineligible to receive surgical treatment, interventional techniques represent a new therapy option.” Prof. Read More…

Aker BP First Quarter 2019 Results

TRONDHEIM, Norway, April 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Aker BP delivered strong operational performance and exploration success in the first quarter. The company’s field develop­ments progressed as planned and remain on track for first oil from Johan Sverdrup and Valhall Flank West later this year. The company paid a dividend of USD 187.5 million (USD 0.52 per Read More…