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23 Jul, 2019, 15:00 BST Second Quarter 2019 Silicon Wafer Area Shipments Fall 2.2 Percent from First Quarter Levels

Worldwide silicon wafer area shipments totaled 2,983 million square inches in the second quarter of 2019, down 2.2 percent from the 3,051 million...


23 Jul, 2019, 13:13 BST Group Led by Founder, Chairman & CEO Stephan Crétier and BC Partners to Recapitalize GardaWorld in Transaction Valued at C$5.2 Billion

Transaction marks Canada's largest private buyout MONTREAL and NEW YORK, July 23, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Alongside Founder, Chairman and CEO Stephan...


23 Jul, 2019, 08:51 BST High Demand for Rare Earth Materials Drives Robust CAGR of 7.0% from 2018 to 2025

Frost & Sullivan's latest analysis, Global Rare Earth Materials Market, Forecast to 2025, reveals that a global uptick in infrastructure development...


22 Jul, 2019, 09:15 BST Asia-Pacific Managed Security Service Providers Need to Offer Advanced Analytics to Drive Growth Opportunities in the region, finds Frost & Sullivan

Enterprises today are embarking on digital transformation projects at an ever increasing pace. As businesses leverage digital technologies such as...


19 Jul, 2019, 14:02 BST 7% of St Kitts and Nevis' Population Receives a Monthly Stipend from Citizenship by Investment Revenue

Under the new Poverty Alleviation Programme, St Kitts and Nevis has been providing 7% of its population with a monthly stipend using funds from its...


19 Jul, 2019, 12:56 BST Business Reporter: Optimising Online Reputation Management

Reputation.com's industry leading platform enables brands to optimise their online image, whilst giving a holistic overview when it comes to online...


19 Jul, 2019, 12:41 BST Business Reporter: Incendium Secures Instant™ Market Growth

Corporate real estate (CRE) consultancy Incendium, which started out with six founding partners in 2015 and increased its professional headcount to...


19 Jul, 2019, 12:23 BST OFID Launches New Strategy, Sets Sights on Sustainable Growth and Maximum Development Impact

OFID's highest policy-making body, the Ministerial Council, held its 40th Annual Session in Vienna, Austria, and approved the general principles of...


15 Jul, 2019, 15:45 BST Remote Patient Monitoring to Radically Transform Healthcare Services Using IoT and Big Data

New-age concepts such as the Internet of Medical Things (IoMT), Artificial Intelligence (AI), and Big Data analytics are opening up new cases for...


15 Jul, 2019, 07:00 BST Artprice100(C): The Art Market's Blue-chip Artists Yield Nearly as Much as the Top Performing Companies in the American Economy

thierry Ehrmann, Artprice's founder/CEO, highlights the art market's excellent performance in H1 2019: "A collector who, at the start of this year,...


12 Jul, 2019, 17:28 BST Product Lifecycle Management Among Digital Technologies Expected to Revolutionize the Complex Processes of Discrete Industries

Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) in discrete manufacturing is transforming the entire manufacturing value chain, with manufacturers leveraging...


11 Jul, 2019, 09:30 BST Asian Economies Benefiting From US-China Trade Tensions Amid Vulnerable Global Economic Outlook, Says PwC

US imports from China fell by around 15% year on year in the first quarter of 2019, according to July edition of PwC's Global Economy Watch Imports...


10 Jul, 2019, 15:00 BST SEMI 2019 Mid-Year Total Equipment Forecast - 2019 Market Reset With 2020 Recovery

Global sales of semiconductor manufacturing equipment by original equipment manufacturers are projected to drop 18.4 percent to $52.7 billion in 2019 ...


09 Jul, 2019, 14:30 BST Miami International Holdings Reports June 2019 Trading Results for MIAX Exchange Group; MIAX PEARL Sets New Daily Market Share Record

Miami International Holdings, Inc. (MIH) today reported the June 2019 trading activity for its three fully electronic options exchanges – MIAX®, MIAX ...


08 Jul, 2019, 12:01 BST Breast Ultrasound Market to Enter 2020 Strong and Will Continue Growing Through 2023

The rise in procedural volumes and favorable reimbursements is expected to propel the $1.11 billion global breast ultrasound market toward $1.71...


08 Jul, 2019, 08:00 BST Seance App: How New Technology is Changing the Market for Psychics and Astrologers

Today, tech companies are changing the landscapes of traditional industry markets that have been resistant to changes over the years, and even over...


08 Jul, 2019, 08:00 BST Cannabis Europa Goes Global: North American Expansion, Fall 2019

Demand from Canadian and American cannabis firms has prompted UK-based Cannabis Europa to take their brand across the Atlantic The public can vote on ...


08 Jul, 2019, 07:00 BST Zimbabwe Forges Ahead With Reform Programme

The Zimbabwean government has eased restrictions on the use of foreign currency as part of its reform programme, a week after it abolished the use of ...


08 Jul, 2019, 00:01 BST Centrica Builds on Electric Vehicle (EV) Offer with Home Charging Installations

Centrica has announced the expansion of its digital service, Local Heroes, to offer homeowners electric vehicle (EV) charging installations. Designed ...


04 Jul, 2019, 15:20 BST St Kitts and Nevis Exceeds Economic Target 12 Years Earlier Than Expected

During a press conference this week, Prime Minister Timothy Harris provided an update on St Kitts and Nevis' fiscal performance between January and...


04 Jul, 2019, 08:00 BST Leaders Need to Take Responsibility for, and Action on, Responsible AI Practices - PwC

The estimated $15.7trn economic potential of artificial intelligence (AI)[1] will only be realised if the integration of responsible AI practices...


03 Jul, 2019, 14:48 BST Cboe Global Markets Reports June 2019 Trading Volume

Cboe Global Markets, Inc. (Cboe: CBOE), one of the world's largest exchange holding companies, today reported June monthly trading volume and...


03 Jul, 2019, 10:00 BST Global Consumers Remain Confident, But Improvements Less Broad-Based Across Markets

Consumers across major global markets – including China, India, Indonesia, the United States, and Germany – remain confident, according to The...


02 Jul, 2019, 11:10 BST 3D Printing and Lightweighting to Create a Dynamic Year for the Global Chemicals and Materials in Infrastructure and Mobility Application Sector

Key trends such as 3D printing, digital transformation, circular economy, lightweighting, and C02 as feedstock are poised to create a dynamic year...


02 Jul, 2019, 10:00 BST Henley & Partners: Asian Countries Dominate as UK and US Passport Power Declines

Moving into the third quarter of 2019, Japan and Singapore hold onto top spot on the Henley Passport Index, with a visa-free/visa-on-arrival score of ...