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SHENZHEN, China-Friday 18 February 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- China’s leading vaping media, Bluehole New Consumption, today publishes an industry comment on BAT 2021 Preliminary Results

Here below is the full article in English:

By February 15, the 4 major tobacco companies, including British America Tobacco (BAT), Altria, Philip Morris International and Japan Tobacco International, have announced their 2021 full-year results. BAT reported a revenue of £25.68 billion ($34.82 billion), a 6.9% increase in 2021, being the top among the four major tobacco companies in revenue.

BAT's revenue rise is also largely driven by the strong sales growth of new tobacco products, including vapor, heated tobacco and oral products.

In 2021, BAT recorded an "accelerating New Category revenue growth" of 50.9%, with 59% revenue surge in vapor products. By the end of 2021, there are more than 18.3 million adult consumers using ... Read more »

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FOX News Media’s Global Streaming Service Adds Egypt, South Africa, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda, and Zambia to Distribution

Service Now Reaches 44 Countries Worldwide

NEW YORK-Thursday 17 February 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- FOX News International, FOX News Media’s global streaming service, announced it will expand distribution into Africa, increasing its reach to 44 countries worldwide. Beginning February 17th, the service will be available in Egypt, South Africa, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Nigeria, Rwanda, and Zambia.

The expansion marks the first time FOX News Media content will be available on the service throughout the continent of Africa, where it is accessible for download via iOS, tvOS, Android and Fire TV. Featuring live streams of FOX News Channel (FNC) and FOX Business Network (FBN) along with a catalog of on-demand programs, FOX News International delivers thousands of hours of FOX News Media content to countries th ... Read more »

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DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES.-Thursday 17 February 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

Metropolitan Premium Properties, a full-service real estate agency is offering investors special deals on the purchase of the ultra-luxury Six Senses Residences, located on the West Crescent of Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah.

Select Group, a global property developer and its joint venture partner Emirates Strategic Investments Company (ESIC) will be developing the Six Senses The Palm, Dubai, which is scheduled for completion in Q4 2024.

The project which will mark the entry of the first Six Senses hotel and branded residences in the UAE, consisting of 60 luxury hotel suites and 162 exquisite residences, located on the doorstep of many of Dubai’s famous attractions including Nakheel Mall, Al Ittihad Park, The Palm Tower and Golden Mile Galleria amongst others.

Nikita Kuznetsov, Partner Metropolitan Group and CEO of Metropolitan Premium Properties said: “This is a fabulous on ... Read more »

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DALLAS-Thursday 17 February 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Pink collar workers around the world have spoken: Mary Kay Inc., the iconic beauty and entrepreneurship development company, has again been voted a top place to work. In the first 60 days of 2022, the brand has garnered five prestigious employer awards through Forbes and Kincentric in the United States, Europe, Czech Republic, Spain, and Malaysia. The recognition comes on the heels of several other employment honors earned throughout the past three years.

Forbes Best Employers of 2022 were identified in an independent survey taken by approximately 60,000 American employees working for companies with more than 1,000 workers in the United States. In total, 1,000 employers were recognized across 25 different industry sectors. This isn’t the first time Mary Kay has landed a coveted Forbes employer list—recently, Forbes has also named Mary Kay a Best Mid-Size Employer, Best Employer for Diversi ... Read more »

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TURKU, Finland-Thursday 17 February 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CADMATIC's design and information management solutions have been used at Meyer’s Turku and Rostock shipyards for over 10 years and at its Papenburg yard since 2018. At Meyer Werft in Papenburg, CADMATIC was recently used to support ship design of a cruise liner with the capacity for 1,250 passengers, 144,000 gross register tons that is to be delivered this year.

"After using CADMATIC for more than three years in Papenburg, and longer in other locations, I am convinced that CADMATIC Outfitting Design and Information Management software is the best choice for our complex and extreme scale ship projects. Our partnership with CADMATIC is a key element in our journey to the next level of data-driven shipbuilding," says Meyer CEO Jan Meyer.

Complex cruise ship design requires best-in-class CAD tools

The use of CADMATIC allows Meyer’s designers to focus on inn ... Read more »

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Company’s biggest marketing campaign visualizes a world where you can work without limits

NEW YORK & TEL AVIV, Israel-Thursday 17 February 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Ltd. (NASDAQ: MNDY) (“”), a work operating system (Work OS) where organizations of any size can create the tools and processes they need to manage every aspect of their work, today unveiled its brand new commercial that will run during Super Bowl LVI this Sunday, February 13th.

The campaign is themed “Work without Limits”— conceived by how democratizes the power of software to give any professional in any role the opportunity to reimagine work. The spot uses innovative filmmaking techniques, including physics-defying acrobatics, to create awesome visuals that capture the limitless possibilities when working within Created in partnership with Mustache Agency, the production of the entire campaign, inclu ... Read more »

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OSLO, Norway-Thursday 17 February 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- NEC OncoImmunity AS (NOI) today announced a publication that describes a novel approach to type new HLA alleles and characterize the HLA of tumors to guide personalized cancer immunotherapy.

The computational approach performs HLA typing from next generation sequencing data by using the current strengths of conventional HLA typing while simultaneously allowing for the discovery of novel HLA alleles and tumor-specific HLA variants, through leveraging proprietary mutation calling bioinformatics at NOI.

NOI collaborated with Ultimovacs ASA in the study to validate the HLA typing approach from the blood of numerous donors using deep targeted HLA sequencing. The validation confirmed almost 100% of HLA typing success at the 1st and 2nd fields of resolution.

The approach was published in the peer review journal HLA where the first author Anzar and her colleagues also demonstrated how th ... Read more »

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Demand Australian Government-funded breast cancer organization that performs more than 230,000 breast screens per year benefits from local, proven Rimini Street Support for Oracle Database and liberates internal IT personnel to focus on more strategic initiatives

LAS VEGAS-Thursday 17 February 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced that BreastScreen Victoria, one of Australia’s largest breast cancer screening organizations, has switched to Rimini Street Support for its Oracle Database software. By switching annual support providers, BreastScreen Victoria was able to liberate additional capacity within its internal IT team, negate the need to spend additional funds expanding its staff to meet increasing service demands, and significantly reduce i ... Read more »

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• Net sales up 4.0% and EBITDA up 6.6% at constant exchange rates (CER) a result of profitable growth in net sales combined with diligent cost containment

• Iron franchise – Ferinject® / Injectafer® sales up 20.1% at CER reflecting strong recovery on improved patient access from Q2 2021 onwards; Injectafer® patent settlements protecting exclusivity until July 2026 in the US• Dialysis – Velphoro® net sales up 3.0% at CER; continued pipeline progress including Korsuva™ approval in the US

• Nephro & Rare – Tavneos® approved in Europe and Japan; pipeline extended with licensing agreement for sparsentan

• Major expansion into vascular calcification disorders field through Sanifit and Inositec acquisitions

• CSL Limited tender offer to acquire Vifor Pharma announced in December, main offer period ongoing

• Divestment of non-core finished-drug product manufacturing to ... Read more »

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WHITEFISH, Mont. -Thursday 17 February 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

Breakthrough Digital Identity Products Unlock Visibility into Pre-Submit Data; Add Proactive Protection and Optimize Identity Orchestration

Monitors Crowd-Level Behavior 24x7 to Detect Even the Most Sophisticated Fraud and BoT Attacks

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Neuro-ID, the pioneers in the field of behavioral analytics, today launched its ID Crowd Alert™ and ID Orchestrator™ products to help digital organizations screen identity at scale, optimize orchestration and enhance fraud detection. Working in tandem with identity platforms and enterprise clients that require the highest levels of identity screening – including KYC, AML and fraud stacks, the products add powerful new visibility into pre-submit behavioral data to deliver better identity decisioning.

“Recent headlines underscore the tidal wave of identity fraud that impacts both large and small companies across the globe. ... Read more »

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Acquisition Immediately Adds to Organon’s Suite of Contraceptive Offerings and Continues to Build on Strong Foundation in Women’s Health Around the World

JERSEY CITY, N.J.-Thursday 17 February 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Organon (NYSE: OGN) today announced that it has acquired the rights from Bayer AG to Marvelon® and Mercilon®, combined oral hormonal daily contraceptive pills, in the People’s Republic of China, including Hong Kong and Macau, and has entered into an agreement to acquire the rights to these products in Vietnam. Marvelon and Mercilon are already owned, manufactured, and marketed by Organon as prescription oral contraceptives in 20 other markets. This acquisition gives Organon full global ownership of these brands (except in South Korea) by reacquiring the rights to them in these markets. The agreement to acquire the rights in Vietnam is expected to close in the first half of 2022 and is subject to customary closing ... Read more »

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Leading Decision-Making Platform provider grows by 47% Annual Recurring Revenue in 2021

CHIASSO, Switzerland & BOSTON-Thursday 17 February 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Board International, the number one Decision-Making Platform provider, today announced it has achieved 47 percent Annual Recurring Revenue (ARR) growth in FY 2021.

Strong growth in 2021 came from an increase in ARR bookings with 208 new enterprises who selected Board solutions across North America, Europe and Asia, and a Net Revenue Retention (NRR) increase of 117 percent with existing customers.

The US was a strong contributor to growth in FY21, responsible for an increase of 102 percent in bookings, signaling Board’s growing market share in this important region.

“We are delighted in the company’s strong growth momentum which has expanded throughout FY21 with 47 percent ARR growth,” said Marco Limena, CEO of Board International. “Thes ... Read more »

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Company continues strategic growth, enhances its market leadership position in point-of-care computing technology for a host of healthcare environments.t
COLUMBUS, Ohio-Thursday 17 February 2022 [ AETOS Wire ]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Capsa Healthcare, a leading innovator in healthcare delivery solutions for hospitals, long-term care, and retail pharmacy providers, announced the acquisition of Humanscale Healthcare, a designer and manufacturer of flexible technology solutions and computing workstations based in New York, NY.

Capsa’s purchase of Humanscale Healthcare is the company’s seventh major brand acquisition in the last 11 years. With 50+ years of product innovation experience, Capsa has grown steadily through a combination of internal development and acquisition of complementary product brands and technology platforms.

Humanscale Healthcare has built its reputation on the manufacture and global distribution of ergonomically desi ... Read more »

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