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PARIS - Friday, 16. December 2022

February 9th to 11th, 2023

(BUSINESS WIRE)--On February 9th to 11th, 2023, the city of Cannes, in south of France, will once again become the world's nerve center for Artificial Intelligence (AI) during the World AI Cannes Festival, the first global event dedicated exclusively to AI, to the tech leaders who are innovating in it, and to the economic, human and societal issues that will impact our lives in the near future.

A second edition with a rich program

The Festival 2023 edition will be composed of several thematic zones, allowing to discover artificial intelligence in all its faces. Each zone will host companies and AI players introducing their solutions and offering demonstrations and immersive experiences. For the second edition, the thematic zones will focus on the new applications of artificial intelligence in robotics, gaming, catering, sports and well-being.

This new edition will also see the at ... Read more »

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    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Monday, 12. December 2022 AETOSWire Print


Dubai Electricity and Water Authority PJSC (ISIN: AED001801011) (Symbol: DEWA), the Emirate of Dubai’s exclusive electricity and water services provider, which is listed on the Dubai Financial Market (DFM), held its 2nd general assembly for 2022. DEWA’s shareholders have approved the payment of a one-time special dividend of AED 2.03 billion with a record date of 22 December 2022.

The meeting, chaired by HE Matar Humaid Al Tayer, Chairman of the Board of Directors of DEWA, was attended by HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD&CEO of DEWA, and Members of the Board of Directors of DEWA as well as 89.43% of the shareholders.

Attractive Dividend Yield

For shareholders who invest in DEWA’s shares prior to the dividend record date of 22 December 2022 (with a Last Entitlement Date of 20 December 2022), the next 12-month dividend yield is at 6.64%, ... Read more »

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Will exclusively represent QUADRIGA INSPECTIONscan.one technology in some of the world’s largest archival markets

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Prasad Corp, the world leader in film preservation, digitization, and restoration, has formed a strategic partnership with Cube-Tec International, Germany and will exclusively represent Cube-Tec’s QUADRIGA INSPECTIONscan.one technology in some of the world’s leading and largest archival markets, including North America and India.

Cube-Tec develops integrated solutions for large media archives and is a pioneer in quality control media workflows for Film and Video. QUADRIGA INSPECTIONscan.one enables the sustainable safeguarding of large film collections. It offers the possibility of digitizing film material in its original state in mezzanine quality.

Prasad will continue to consult, advise and provide global archives with its full spectrum preservation solutions, which are a unique combination of technology and ... Read more »

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Tightly-aligned corporate/educational partnership designed to meet the professional development needs of Andersen’s global workforce

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Andersen — the leader in tax, valuation, financial advisory, and related consulting services — and The University of San Francisco (USF) have extended their partnership to create The Enterprise MBA program, in which eligible Andersen employees can earn an MBA in three to five years, fully-funded by Andersen on behalf of its employees. Modeled after the USF Masagung Graduate School of Management’s rigorous Part-Time MBA offering, the new program offers a standard MBA curriculum with courses tailored to address the specific professional development needs of Andersen employees in today’s complex, global business environment.

The new program is available to employees of Andersen member firms and collaborating firms, starting with U.S. employees and rolling out worldwide in 2023. Full- and part- ... Read more »

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LONDON - Tuesday, 20. December 2022

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- CD Capital Natural Resources Fund II ("CD Capital”) successfully monetizes its long-term investment in Lundin Gold for a total consideration of C$130.7 million.

CD Capital is proud to have been the first institutional investor back in 2014 to support the acquisition financing of the now-growing and cash-flowing top-tier gold producer in Ecuador, Fruta del Norte. The purchase proved to be transformative for the company and a strong catalyst for its growth, confirming CD Capital's vision in supporting the leadership of the Lundin Group and the Fruta del Norte project, which has proven to be a world-leading, low cost and expanding gold operation.

Founder & CEO of CD Capital, Carmel Daniele, noted the eventual monetization of the fund’s long-term holding in Lundin Gold, as part of the fund's normal course of business and mandate terms, delivering not only multiple returns to inves ... Read more »

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NOVI, Mich. - Tuesday, 20. December 2022

 

Funding demonstrates investor confidence in the Company in the face of a challenging global market environment

New equity funds investments in new building capacity to meet demand fueled by supply chain congestion and customer supply chain growth

Funding is allocated for substantial increase in clean energy and solar projects in support of meeting the Company’s goal to achieve carbon neutrality by 2040

New funding brings total equity raised since January 2020 to $6.7 billion

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Lineage Logistics, LLC and/or its affiliated entities (“Lineage” or the “Company”), the world’s largest and most innovative temperature-controlled industrial REIT and logistics solutions provider, today announced it has raised over $700 million in equity from new an ... Read more »

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LAS VEGAS - Tuesday, 20. December 2022 AETOSWire Print 


Leveraging Rimini Street smart path solution transforms IT challenges into innovation opportunities

(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 Kooksoondang, a leading Korean producer of traditional rice wines, including yakju and takju, has switched from annual vendor support to Rimini Street for its SAP ECC software.

Kooksoondang manages business-critical finance, procurement, sales, production, and HR functions through its SAP ECC applications. To maximize ROI on its SAP investment, Kooksoondang needed a new solution that improved support quality for its SAP system without any vendor-forced upgrades or migrations for years into the future, and also provided cost savings to fund other strategi ... Read more »

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Company included by Gartner as a Representative Vendor in last-mile delivery technology

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- FarEye today announced inclusion in the first-ever Gartner "Market Guide for Last-mile Delivery Technology Solutions1" report as the one of 18 Representative Vendors.

According to Gartner, “... In terms of transportation operations, the global last-mile delivery market size was valued at $40.5 billion in 2021 and is anticipated to generate $123.7 billion in 2030. The market is projected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13.21% during the forecast period (2022 to 2030), with the Asia/Pacific region the leader in market share, accounting for 64% of the total e-commerce spending in 2021. North America and Europe follow Asia/Pacific in market share. However, in terms of software demands, the United States is the leading market for last-mile delivery software.”

“We have been simplifying last-mile delivery for hundr ... Read more »

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 Recognized for Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute

 

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Board, the leading global provider of Intelligent Planning Solutions which help organizations plan smarter — enabling actionable insights and better outcomes, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner as a Leader in the Magic Quadrant for Financial Planning Software. The evaluation was based on specific criteria that analyzed the company’s overall Completeness of Vision and Ability to Execute.

“We are excited to be positioned as a Leader in the 2022 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Financial Planning Software, which in our opinion reflects the business impact of Intelligent Planning realized by organizations seeking to plan, achieve and transform today,” said Marco Limena, CEO of Board. “Leading enterprises worldwide recognize the importance of planning smarter, based on the latest actionable insights to deliver better business o ... Read more »

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