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Deutsche Bank Partners with the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves to Mobilize USD 100 Million in New Investments
11/21/2014 12:30:19 PM
Deutsche Bank today announced, in partnership with Bank of America, the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves, development finance institutions and private investors, a continued commitment to investment in the clean cooking sector through creating a USD 100 million fund to support social enterprises that advance and deploy clean cookstove solutions. To help finance …
Burberry Opens Beverly Hills Flagship on Rodeo Drive
Burberry Opens Beverly Hills Flagship on Rodeo Drive
11/21/2014 10:03:59 AM
Burberry today announces the opening of its new Beverly Hills flagship, bringing every aspect of the brand to life in the heart of Los Angeles. The new store on Rodeo Drive, created under the design direction of Christopher Bailey, blurs the brand’s physical and digital worlds through the Burberry Retail Theatre concept, where interior video walls and in-store digital …
Black & Veatch Named EPC Contractor for High-Efficiency Combined Cycle Power Project
11/21/2014 9:41:32 AM
Black & Veatch has been selected as prime contractor for the engineering, procurement, construction and startup of the Oregon Clean Energy Center (OCEC) in Oregon, Ohio. The natural gas combined cycle power plant is being developed by North America Project Development, LLC (NAPD) with equity financing from Energy Investors Funds and I Squared Capital. The 869 megawatt …
FERC Approves Merger of Exelon and PHI Holdings Inc.
11/21/2014 9:30:41 AM
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) yesterday approved the proposed merger of Exelon Corporation (NYSE: EXC) and Pepco Holdings Inc. (NYSE: POM). The companies announced their proposed merger on April 30. The combination of the companies will bring together Exelon’s three electric and gas utilities – BGE, ComEd and PECO – and Pepco Holdings’ (PHI’s) three electric …
Kering completes the acquisition of the haute horlogerie brand Ulysse Nardin
11/21/2014 9:20:03 AM
Kering announced today that it has completed the acquisition of the haute horlogerie brand Ulysse Nardin, in accordance with the terms announced on 30 July, 2014, after having received clearance from the antitrust authorities. About Ulysse Nardin Swiss Watch Manufacturer Ulysse Nardin, founded in 1846, has been dedicated to excellence for over 168 years in …
Nicolaou Real Estate Services – Media Alert
Nicolaou Real Estate Services – Media Alert
11/20/2014 8:12:32 PM
Nicolaou Real Estate Services is pleased to welcome Steven Feitlin to its team. “Steven is a very talented agent with more than 20 years of sales experience.” says the company’s President Nicolas Nicolaou. “He has faithfully and diligently served his homeowners association for more than 10 years, demonstrating that he takes the fiduciary responsibilities entrusted to him …
Associated Grocers of Florida, Inc. Adopts ReposiTrak®, the Industry Standard Food Safety Platform
11/20/2014 12:20:38 PM
ReposiTrak, the leading provider of Compliance Management and Track & Trace solutions for food safety exclusively endorsed by FMI and ROFDA, announced that the seventh member of ROFDA (Retailer Owned Food Distributors & Associates), Associated Grocers Florida of Florida, Inc. has chosen the ReposiTrak® solution to manage their food safety-related risk. "We are …
Ramco and TrustSphere partner to Offer HR Managers Messaging Intelligence to Boost Team Collaboration
11/20/2014 12:05:02 PM
Human resource leaders can now use advanced analytics to improve teamwork, facilitate mentoring and identify influencers who lead their organisations by studying patterns from email, voice and instant messenger traffic – without viewing the content of the messages. The ability to use such advanced analytics for people development was unveiled today in a partnership between …
Schneider Electric launches Go Green in the City 2015, the 5th edition of its international challenge for students
11/20/2014 11:00:37 AM
Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management, launched on November 15, the fifth edition of  Go Green in the City , a global business case challenge focusing on innovative energy solutions for smart cities. From November 15th 2014, to February 1st 2015, business and engineering bachelor, master or MBA students from all over the world are welcome to join the …
Cibus And Rotam Announce Launch Of Their First Non-Transgenic Commercial Product
11/20/2014 10:08:38 AM
Cibus Global, a leader in non-transgenic trait development, and Rotam, a fast growing international company in the crop protection industry, have announced the launch of non-transgenic SU Canola™ (Sulfonylurea Tolerant) in the United States. Rotam has developed two new effective weed control solutions specifically designed for use on SU Canola™. Dave Voss, Vice President, …
ING Vysya Bank to merge with Kotak Mahindra Bank
11/20/2014 10:06:09 AM
ING Vysya Bank (Vysya) and Kotak Mahindra Bank (Kotak) today announced their intention to merge their respective businesses. The combination of their businesses will lead to a strengthened position as one of India’s leading privately held banks, with a wider geographical spread and enhanced expertise across customer segments and product categories. With a current …
Atos is the first IT company to obtain BCR Certification in recognition of how it safeguards its clients’ personal data
11/20/2014 9:58:48 AM
Atos, an international leader in digital services, today announced that it is the first IT company to obtain the Binding Corporate Rules (BCR) approval for processing personal data on behalf of its clients and for itself. The approval covers the worldwide operations of Atos Group including Atos Worldgrid, Canopy and Worldline, and has been granted by all European data …
Tata Motors celebrates 60 years of truck manufacturing in Jamshedpur
11/20/2014 9:57:10 AM
60 years of manufacturing excellence and bringing global trucking to India with: World-class design and engineering capabilities to conceptualise and integrate Tata Motors’ current and future range of trucks Capabilities of developing and integrating Intelligent electronic vehicular control systems, pneumatic systems and hybrid technologies State-of-the-art …
Big Bud Farms to be Featured in Upcoming Episode of Innovations with Ed Begley Jr.
Big Bud Farms to be Featured in Upcoming Episode of Innovations with Ed Begley Jr.
11/20/2014 9:42:39 AM
Big Bud Farms announced today that they will be featured in an upcoming episode of Innovations with Ed Begley Jr., airing via Discovery Channel 2nd QTR 2015. Dates and show times TBA. Big Bud Farms, growers of legal medical marijuana, provide the public with information for growing, harvesting, and utilization of medical marijuana. This segment of Innovations takes a …
Best Selling Book “Fanatical at Liberty” – free for one more day
11/20/2014 6:00:00 AM
Liberty Tax is going more than the extra mile to provide jobs, feed the hungry, and empower those who are struggling. As the year winds down, Liberty Tax is gearing up to transform your community. This year, Liberty Publishing, LLC will launch its first book, Fanatical at Liberty , highlighting the unique culture of Liberty Tax. The commitment to give back begins with the …
CodeNow Kicks Off National Coding Program with First Partner: Bloomberg
11/19/2014 7:25:50 PM
CodeNow , a nonprofit focused on teaching underrepresented youth to code, is announcing an exciting partnership with Bloomberg LP today, the first in a series of high-level collaborations that will bring its curriculum to thousands of students nationwide. As part of the partnership, CodeNow’s next NYC coding workshop will be powered by Bloomberg and led by the company’s …
WorldRemit brings global money transfer service to the United States
11/19/2014 3:53:40 PM
  WorldRemit, a leader in the European ‘Fintech’ revolution, announces the launch of its award-winning online money transfer service in the United States. WorldRemit is known for its global reach of more than 110 receive countries and for offering innovative new ways of receiving transfers including Mobile Money and airtime top-ups, in addition to bank deposit and cash …
Verizon’s ‘Give and Give Back’ Campaign Rewards Small-Business Customers, Nonprofits
Verizon’s ‘Give and Give Back’ Campaign Rewards Small-Business Customers, Nonprofits
11/19/2014 2:11:24 PM
Small businesses enrolled in Verizon’s Small Biz Rewards loyalty program have a chance to help themselves and their favorite charity in the company’s Give and Give Back Holiday Sweepstakes. From now until Dec. 31, Verizon’s small-business customers can visit the Small Biz Rewards website to join the program for free and enter the sweepstakes, which will award a grand-prize …
Neste Jacobs Selected to Implement Norilsk Nickel LNG Station in Harjavalta, Finland
11/19/2014 1:31:35 PM
Technology, engineering and project management company Neste Jacobs will perform Project Management, Engineering, Procurement and Construction Management services to construct Norilsk Nickel LNG Station in Harjavalta, Finland. Neste Jacobs will carry out the project during the years 2014 to 2015. The upcoming LNG Station can store up to 300 m³ of liquefied natural gas. Natural …
Navistar Introduces Multi-Purpose Vehicle Designed For Global Disaster Relief Efforts
Navistar Introduces Multi-Purpose Vehicle Designed For Global Disaster Relief Efforts
11/19/2014 1:25:04 PM
At this week’s AIDF (Aid and International Development Forum) Disaster Relief Summit in Washington, D.C., Navistar, Inc. has partnered with Terranova GTS, LLC to showcase an International® DuraStar® Multi-Purpose Vehicle—a truck designed to aid in disaster relief efforts with a vehicle mounted water purification treatment system capable of purifying 5,000 gallons of drinking …