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16 Apr, 2019, 00:20 BST Business Families Foundation launches drive to entrench strategic learning among world's business families

Business Families Foundation (BFF) has reinvigorated its drive to embed a culture of learning among enterprising families through an overhauled user...


12 Apr, 2019, 07:36 BST Finnish Startup Living Spaces Ltd Launch Worlds Only Freely Constructible Soft Furniture Elements

Living Spaces Ltd is taking pre-orders of a new set of modular soft elements that makes configuring a living room upholstered furniture as easy as...


08 Apr, 2019, 09:05 BST I4MS Announces 300,000 € of EU Funding Available to Enhance Competitiveness of SMEs in the 3D Printing Sector

In the words of a report adopted by the European Parliament last June, "3D Printing is a key technology for the future of the EU as long as it has a...


05 Apr, 2019, 14:38 BST BiD Masters' Affordable Fixed Price Support Packages are Set to Empower SMEs to Bid for and Win More Public Sector Contracts

BiD Masters today announced its fixed priced support packages, tailored specifically for small or medium-sized enterprises (SME) that want to win...


04 Apr, 2019, 16:00 BST Plug and Play Selects 150 Startups For Their Summer Batches

Plug and Play announced today the 150 startups participating in their Summer 2019 accelerator batches. Entrepreneurs from each startup will take part ...


01 Apr, 2019, 09:05 BST I4MS is Facilitating the Access to 34 Million Euros for Implementing Industry 4.0 Technologies for European SMEs

I4MS, the European Commission initiative to digitalise the manufacturing industry, is making 34 million Euros available for companies interested in...


25 Mar, 2019, 09:37 GMT Tony Elumelu Foundation Announces 3,050 Entrepreneurs Selected for the 5th Cycle of the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF), the leading African philanthropy committed to empowering African entrepreneurs, has announced 3,050 African...


15 Mar, 2019, 13:00 GMT US$ 1.5 Bn DDI Market to Witness Steady Growth in 2028 - Future Market Insights

Estimated to observe a whopping 15% rate of the yearly growth in revenue, the global DDI market projected for an impressive growth outlook in 2019...


14 Mar, 2019, 15:00 GMT Plug and Play Announces The 135 Startups Accepted Into Their Spring Batches

Plug and Play has selected 135 startups to participate in their Spring 2019 accelerator batches. Entrepreneurs from each startup will take part in...


07 Mar, 2019, 11:20 GMT Europe's Most Comprehensive Cyber Security Summit Announces Award Ceremony

The award-winning cyber security summit will be launching the prestigious TEISS Awards on November 7th 2019. Judged by an independent panel of...


19 Feb, 2019, 08:00 GMT Global Cyber Alliance and Mastercard Launch Cybersecurity Toolkit to Enable Small Businesses to Stay Protected

The Global Cyber Alliance (GCA) and Mastercard today released a new Cybersecurity Toolkit specifically designed for small and medium businesses. This ...


18 Feb, 2019, 13:00 GMT Call for Proposals: URGO Group Launches the 2nd Edition of the URGO Mentorship Program Supporting Start-ups in the Field of Medical Technology

For the 2nd consecutive year, URGO Group, international healthcare group specialising in wound treatment and responsible healthcare, has opened...


14 Feb, 2019, 15:49 GMT Best in Beauty Combine Forces - SalonCentric, Professional Distribution Arm of L'Oréal USA, Confirms Partnership With bgX

SalonCentric, L'Oréal USA's salon professional distribution operation, today announced that it has entered into a U.S. partnership with bgX, the...


14 Feb, 2019, 15:49 GMT Best in Beauty Combine Forces - Beauty Giant L'Oréal Confirms Partnership With bgX

L'Oréal Middle East, a subsidiary of L'Oréal, the world's leading beauty company, today announced that it has entered into a partnership with bgX,...


14 Feb, 2019, 13:37 GMT HomeExchange Acquires NightSwapping and Continues to Solidify Its Position as The Leading Home Exchange Platform

Today, CEO Emmanuel Arnaud and Executive Chairman Charles-Edouard Girard announced the acquisition of the platform NightSwapping. This acquisition is ...


12 Feb, 2019, 16:30 GMT IBM Watson Now Available Anywhere

IBM Think -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced a new chapter in the journey from AI experimentation to wide-scale deployment and industry...


12 Feb, 2019, 13:00 GMT Global Seed Companies Target Climate Change and Nutrition Needs, but Miss 90% of World's Million Smallholder Farmers

Five hundred million smallholder farmers worldwide account for 80% of global food production, yet 90% of them cannot access the latest seed varieties ...


12 Feb, 2019, 09:00 GMT Worldpay and Sage Partner to Provide Fast and Efficient Payments to Businesses Across the UK and Ireland

Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP) (LSE: WPY), a leading global payments technology provider, and Sage Pay, part of Sage Group (FTSE: SGE), a market leader in ...


10 Feb, 2019, 04:00 GMT Beehive Agrees New Partnership With Thanachart Bank to Launch SME Value Chain Financing Program in Asia

Value Chain Financing Partnership - Signing Ceremony Partnership marks the first bank collaboration for Beehive in Asia Digitalized supply chain...


07 Feb, 2019, 12:00 GMT AI-powered Marketing Personalisation Startup, DataSine, Secures £4 Million Series A Funding

London-based AI startup DataSine, which combines expertise in psychology and machine learning to help businesses personalise their communications at...


07 Feb, 2019, 00:01 GMT Thanachart Bank Agrees New Partnership With Global Fintech Beehive Asia to Launch SME Value Chain Financing Program

Value Chain Financing Program Partnership - Signing Ceremony First of a kind fintech partnership for Tbank in corporate space Digitalized supply...


01 Feb, 2019, 19:36 GMT New Small Business Resources Hub Helps Establish DSM USA As A Top Place To Build A Business

The Greater Des Moines Partnership has launched a new Small Business Resources Hub to help small businesses grow. The Hub provides a one-stop-shop...


31 Jan, 2019, 11:00 GMT Columbus Global UK Now Offers a Customer-led, Customer Centric End-to-end Business Solution; Leveraging Strategic Sana Commerce Partnership to Empower SMEs to Deliver Unrivalled Customer Experiences

At a glance: Partnership enables Columbus to provide end-to-end unified commerce business solution to small and medium sized businesses SMEs can be...


30 Jan, 2019, 10:30 GMT SMEs Remain the Highly Lucrative End User in SAP Cloud Platform Services Market, Performance Amelioration Requirements Fuel Adoption, Fact.MR Study

The Fact MR research study predicts that the global SAP cloud platform services market is set to witness exceptional growth on the back of multiple...


29 Jan, 2019, 05:59 GMT Vymo Succeeds in Zurich Innovation World Championship, Now Deploying for Zurich Indonesia

AI-enabled Mobile Personal Assistant expected to lend greater visibility and control on the sales process Today, Vymo, a Gartner-recognized Sales AI...