Big recall of baby milk products ordered

Britain and China are among the countries affected by the recall of baby milk formula products.

Bitcoin futures trading begins on CBOE exchange in Chicago

Trading in futures contracts is a step towards legitimising the digital currency, its supporters say.

Bitcoin futures trading begins on CBOE exchange in Chicago

Trading in futures contracts is a step towards legitimising the digital currency, its supporters say.

Inflation tracker: Will you feel the pinch this Christmas?

From smoked salmon to smartphones, 2017 is shaping up to be an expensive Christmas for consumers.

Qatar buys 24 Eurofighter Typhoon jets in £6bn deal

The move will help safeguard thousands of jobs at BAE Systems, mainly at Warton in Lancashire.

Ban pension cold-calling now, MPs demand

MPs warn a crackdown on pension cold-calling may not happen until 2020 unless ministers take action.

Brexit: David Davis wants 'Canada plus plus plus' trade deal

The Brexit secretary says he wants a tariff-free trade deal, as Labour suggests paying for market access.

Global recall of Lactalis baby milk over salmonella fears

Britain and China are among the countries affected by the recall of baby milk formula products.

Apple 'to buy Shazam for $400m'

The music recognition app already makes most of its money by referring music buyers to Apple's iTunes.

Is Trump the WTO's biggest threat?

As the World Trade Organization meets in Argentina, is the US President undermining its existence?

Brexit: Business calls for more clarity over deal

Despite news of a "breakthrough" deal, companies want certainty about EU citizens living in the UK.

Spotify and Tencent Music buy stake in each other

Two of the world's most popular online music streaming services are buying shares in one another.


Bitcoin futures rocket past $18,000; Asian shares buoyant

SYDNEY (Reuters) - The craze for cryptocurrencies entered a new chapter on Monday as bitcoin futures rocketed by one-fifth of their value at a hotly anticipated launch, while Asian shares climbed amid optimism about global growth.

Ford's November China vehicle sales drop 8 percent year-on-year

(Reuters) - Ford Motor Co's sales in China fell 8 percent in November from a year ago, following a 5 percent decline in October, the U.S. automaker said on Monday.

Hotly anticipated bitcoin futures surge 21 percent on debut

NEW YORK/SYDNEY (Reuters) - Bitcoin futures jumped more than 20 percent in their eagerly anticipated U.S. debut, which backers hope will encourage wider use and legitimacy for the world's largest cryptocurrency even as critics warn of the risk of a bubble and price collapse.

Uber heads to court in fight for London survival

LONDON (Reuters) - Uber [UBER.UL] will defend its right to operate in London in a court hearing on Monday after the app was deemed unfit to run a taxi service and stripped of its license in its most important European market.

Steinhoff calls in Moelis and AlixPartners to advise ahead of lenders' meeting

BERLIN (Reuters) - Troubled international retail conglomerate Steinhoff , whose shares plunged last week after disclosing accounting problems, said on Sunday it had appointed two advisory firms ahead of a meeting with lenders on Dec. 19.

Bangladesh minister says wants to 'wipe out' Manila bank for heist role

DHAKA (Reuters) - Bangladesh's finance minister said late on Saturday he wanted to "wipe out" a Philippines bank that was used to channel $81 million stolen from the Bangladeshi central bank's account with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York last year.

Mediaset hopes truce with Vivendi to come with content deal with Telecom Italia: media

MILAN (Reuters) - Mediaset's chief executive said he hoped the shared interest over TV content with Telecom Italia (TIM) could pave the way to a truce with France's Vivendi , speaking in a interview published late on Sunday.

Britain's Labour Party looks to move some BoE functions away from London

(Reuters) - Britain's Labour Party is considering moving some of Bank of England's functions to Birmingham, from its current home in Threadneedle Street in the City of London, according to an interim report on the British financial system released on Sunday.

Thyssenkrupp makes offer to workers for Tata Steel deal: sources

BERLIN (Reuters) - Thyssenkrupp has offered workers commitments on jobs and investments to get union backing for its deal with Tata Steel to merge their European steel operations, several people close to labor union IG Metall said.

VW executive convicted in U.S. may seek transfer to Germany: Welt am Sonntag

BERLIN (Reuters) - Volkswagen executive Oliver Schmidt, convicted in the United States this week for his role in the German carmaker's emissions scandal, may ask to serve his prison sentence in Germany, German weekly Welt am Sonntag reported, citing sources close to Schmidt.

World rail freight news round-up

China Railway Express Co has launched a parcels delivery service using space on Fuxing high speed...

Hupac orders Chinese wagons

SWITZERLAND: Hupac and CRRC International have signed a two-year contract for CRRC Shandong to...

Beograd depot upgrade loan signed

SERBIA: The European Bank for Reconstruction & Development is providing national passenger...

Merkel inaugurates München - Berlin Unity Project 8

GERMANY: Special trains from München and Nürnberg, celebrations in multiple cities and a...

US-built Estonian GE locomotive rebuilt

ESTONIA: Freight operator EVR Cargo has begun testing the first of its GE-built C30-7Ai Co-Co...

Traxx Africa handed over in Durban

SOUTH AFRICA: Bombardier Transportation and Transnet Freight Rail celebrated the handover of the...

Railway supply industry news round-up

The Ukrainian government announced on December 4 that it expects to formalise by the end of the...

Xi’an – Chengdu high speed railway opened throughout

CHINA: Revenue services on the 511 km Xi’an – Jiangyou section of the 663 km Xi’an –...

UK railway news round-up

A regulated fares increase of 3·6% based on July RPI will take effect on January 2. In Scotland,...

NGR EMUs ready to enter service in Brisbane

AUSTRALIA: The first of 75 New Generation Rollingstock trainsets being built by Bombardier for the...


Key Findings of the Global Automotive Wrap Films Market | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Plastics--The latest market research report by Technavio on the global automotive wrap films market predicts a CAGR of over 5% during the period 2017-2021.

-Dialogue for Quality Infrastructure- Building Prosperous Future in Vietnam at Vietnam Expo in Ho Chi Minh City

HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam--(BUSINESS WIRE)--- Dialogue for Quality Infrastructure - Building prosperous future in Vietnam at Vietnam Expo in Ho Chi Minh City

Bouygues Construction Teams with Dassault Systèmes and Accenture to Accelerate the Digital Transformation of Its Construction Project Activities

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: Bouygues Construction is accelerating the digital transformation of its project activities by collaborating with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Dassault Systèmes (Paris:DSY) (Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA) to enable it to centrally manage construction projects from start to finish. The initiative is a logical extension of the company’s commitment to further industrialise its operations and enhance collaboration with its supply chain partners. It follows the

Thomas Fire Leads to Santa Barbara Area Outage

ROSEMEAD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Thomas fire in CA has interrupted the transmission lines for the Santa Barbara area, leaving more than 85,000 customers without power.

-Dialogue for Quality Infrastructure- Building Prosperous Future in Vietnam at Vietnam Expo in Ho Chi Minh City

HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam--(BUSINESS WIRE)--- Dialogue for Quality Infrastructure - Building prosperous future in Vietnam at Vietnam Expo in Ho Chi Minh City

Thomas Fire Leads to Santa Barbara Area Outage

ROSEMEAD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Thomas fire in CA has interrupted the transmission lines for the Santa Barbara area, leaving more than 85,000 customers without power.

Edwards Demonstrates Abatement Science through Virtual Reality at SEMICON Japan 2017

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Edwards will showcase innovation and the environment at SEMICON Japan 2017. Visit booth #4831 to try the Molecule Blaster virtual reality game.

エドワーズ、VR(バーチャルリアリティー)で除害装置の仕組みを仮想体験 <SEMICON Japan 2017>

東京--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(ビジネスワイヤ) 世界最大級の真空ポンプ・除害システムソリューションのメーカーである エドワーズ株式会社 (本社:千葉県八千代市、代表取締役社長:有馬靖二、以下 エドワーズ)は、12月13日~15日に東京 ビッグサイト(東京国際展示場)で開催されるSEMICON Japan 2017に、環境とイノベーションをテーマに出展します。 エドワーズ ブース(東4ホール ブース#4831)ではVRゲーム「Molecule Blaster」コーナーを設置。 製造工程で発生する温室効果ガスから地球を守る、除害装置のパワーを体感できます。 イノベーション、安全、そして環境は、エドワーズの重要な3つの柱です。環境への責任は、エドワーズの最優先事項の一つであり、この分野におけるお客様サービスについても、プライドをもって取り組んでおります。エドワーズは世界最大級の真空ソリューションと除害装置のプロバイダーであり、アプリケーションに関する深い知見と秀逸なサービス体制をグローバルにご提供致します。当社の製品群は半導体製造プロセスにおいて不可欠なものですが、お客様のカ

Thomas Fire Leads to Santa Barbara Area Outage

ROSEMEAD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Thomas fire in CA has interrupted the transmission lines for the Santa Barbara area, leaving more than 85,000 customers without power.

THine Announces Establishment of Interface Technology for Image Sensor Cameras, VBOCTM (Video By One Cable/Connector for Camera)

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--THine announces establishment of its original interface technology for image sensor cameras, VBOC.

GA Telesis Launches Leveraged Finance Group with the Appointments of David Lloyd and Nolan Heske

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#ABS--GA Telesis Launches Leveraged Finance Group with the Appointments of David Lloyd and Nolan Heske

东芝电子元件及存储装置株式会社推出全球首款采用常规磁记录技术的 14TB硬盘驱动器

东京--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(美国商业资讯)--东芝电子元件及存储装置株式会社今日宣布推出MG07ACA系列全球首款[1]企业级14TB[2]常规磁记录技术(CMR) 硬盘驱动器(HDD)。全新的MG07ACA系列采用九盘片、氦气密封式硬盘设计,提供云级和企业级存储解决方案提供商实现其总体拥有成本(TCO)目标所需的高能效容量和存储密度。 东芝电子元件及存储装置株式会社存储产品事业部副总裁Akitoshi Iwata表示:“我们全新的MG07ACA系列九盘片、氦气密封式硬盘设计将硬盘驱动器提高至新的高度。凭借创新的设计,我们不断提高大容量磁盘存储器可以带给我们广大全球客户群体的优势。” MG07ACA系列包括14TB 9盘片型号和12TB 8盘片型号。与之前的MG06ACA系列相比,氦气密封3.5英寸[3]机械式硬盘设计实现了更佳的存储密度和更低的硬盘驱动器工作功率,从而在云规模级别的基础设施上实现最佳TCO。此外,该系列还采用了东芝集团的激光焊接技术,确保将氦气安全密封于驱动器外壳之内。这些驱动器支持SATA 6Gbit/s接口和7,200rpm的访问性能。14TB

Mitsubishi Electric to Open Factory for Room Air Conditioners in Turkey

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced today that the new factory of Mitsubishi Electric Turkey Klima Sistemleri Üretim Anonim Şirketi, designed for the development and manufacture of room air conditioners in Turkey, will commence production on December 12. Mitsubishi Electric aims to expand business in Turkey and Europe, where the demands for room air conditioners are expected to increase. Annual production of 500,000 sets (indoor and outdoor units) is

Celanese Opens Customer Solution Center in Tokyo

DALLAS & TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$CE #Celanese--Celanese Opens Customer Solution Center in Tokyo; Center to showcase technical expertise to support Art of Material Selection

Edwards Demonstrates Abatement Science through Virtual Reality at SEMICON Japan 2017

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Edwards will showcase innovation and the environment at SEMICON Japan 2017. Visit booth #4831 to try the Molecule Blaster virtual reality game.

エドワーズ、VR(バーチャルリアリティー)で除害装置の仕組みを仮想体験 <SEMICON Japan 2017>

東京--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(ビジネスワイヤ) 世界最大級の真空ポンプ・除害システムソリューションのメーカーである エドワーズ株式会社 (本社:千葉県八千代市、代表取締役社長:有馬靖二、以下 エドワーズ)は、12月13日~15日に東京 ビッグサイト(東京国際展示場)で開催されるSEMICON Japan 2017に、環境とイノベーションをテーマに出展します。 エドワーズ ブース(東4ホール ブース#4831)ではVRゲーム「Molecule Blaster」コーナーを設置。 製造工程で発生する温室効果ガスから地球を守る、除害装置のパワーを体感できます。 イノベーション、安全、そして環境は、エドワーズの重要な3つの柱です。環境への責任は、エドワーズの最優先事項の一つであり、この分野におけるお客様サービスについても、プライドをもって取り組んでおります。エドワーズは世界最大級の真空ソリューションと除害装置のプロバイダーであり、アプリケーションに関する深い知見と秀逸なサービス体制をグローバルにご提供致します。当社の製品群は半導体製造プロセスにおいて不可欠なものですが、お客様のカ

Key Findings of the Global Automotive Wrap Films Market | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Plastics--The latest market research report by Technavio on the global automotive wrap films market predicts a CAGR of over 5% during the period 2017-2021.

APAC Dominates the Global Polyvinyl Chloride Market | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Chemicals--The global polyvinyl chloride market is expected to grow at a CAGR close to 4% from 2017-2021, according to a new market research report by Technavio.

Global Chlorinated Paraffins Market - Extensive Use in PVC Applications Drives Growth | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Research--According to the latest market study released by Technavio, the global chlorinated paraffins market is set to grow at a CAGR of almost 5% until 2021.


THine Announces Establishment of Interface Technology for Image Sensor Cameras, VBOCTM (Video By One Cable/Connector for Camera)

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--THine announces establishment of its original interface technology for image sensor cameras, VBOC.

GA Telesis Launches Leveraged Finance Group with the Appointments of David Lloyd and Nolan Heske

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#ABS--GA Telesis Launches Leveraged Finance Group with the Appointments of David Lloyd and Nolan Heske

东芝电子元件及存储装置株式会社推出全球首款采用常规磁记录技术的 14TB硬盘驱动器

东京--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(美国商业资讯)--东芝电子元件及存储装置株式会社今日宣布推出MG07ACA系列全球首款[1]企业级14TB[2]常规磁记录技术(CMR) 硬盘驱动器(HDD)。全新的MG07ACA系列采用九盘片、氦气密封式硬盘设计,提供云级和企业级存储解决方案提供商实现其总体拥有成本(TCO)目标所需的高能效容量和存储密度。 东芝电子元件及存储装置株式会社存储产品事业部副总裁Akitoshi Iwata表示:“我们全新的MG07ACA系列九盘片、氦气密封式硬盘设计将硬盘驱动器提高至新的高度。凭借创新的设计,我们不断提高大容量磁盘存储器可以带给我们广大全球客户群体的优势。” MG07ACA系列包括14TB 9盘片型号和12TB 8盘片型号。与之前的MG06ACA系列相比,氦气密封3.5英寸[3]机械式硬盘设计实现了更佳的存储密度和更低的硬盘驱动器工作功率,从而在云规模级别的基础设施上实现最佳TCO。此外,该系列还采用了东芝集团的激光焊接技术,确保将氦气安全密封于驱动器外壳之内。这些驱动器支持SATA 6Gbit/s接口和7,200rpm的访问性能。14TB

Mitsubishi Electric to Open Factory for Room Air Conditioners in Turkey

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced today that the new factory of Mitsubishi Electric Turkey Klima Sistemleri Üretim Anonim Şirketi, designed for the development and manufacture of room air conditioners in Turkey, will commence production on December 12. Mitsubishi Electric aims to expand business in Turkey and Europe, where the demands for room air conditioners are expected to increase. Annual production of 500,000 sets (indoor and outdoor units) is

Celanese Opens Customer Solution Center in Tokyo

DALLAS & TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$CE #Celanese--Celanese Opens Customer Solution Center in Tokyo; Center to showcase technical expertise to support Art of Material Selection

Edwards Demonstrates Abatement Science through Virtual Reality at SEMICON Japan 2017

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Edwards will showcase innovation and the environment at SEMICON Japan 2017. Visit booth #4831 to try the Molecule Blaster virtual reality game.

エドワーズ、VR(バーチャルリアリティー)で除害装置の仕組みを仮想体験 <SEMICON Japan 2017>

東京--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(ビジネスワイヤ) 世界最大級の真空ポンプ・除害システムソリューションのメーカーである エドワーズ株式会社 (本社:千葉県八千代市、代表取締役社長:有馬靖二、以下 エドワーズ)は、12月13日~15日に東京 ビッグサイト(東京国際展示場)で開催されるSEMICON Japan 2017に、環境とイノベーションをテーマに出展します。 エドワーズ ブース(東4ホール ブース#4831)ではVRゲーム「Molecule Blaster」コーナーを設置。 製造工程で発生する温室効果ガスから地球を守る、除害装置のパワーを体感できます。 イノベーション、安全、そして環境は、エドワーズの重要な3つの柱です。環境への責任は、エドワーズの最優先事項の一つであり、この分野におけるお客様サービスについても、プライドをもって取り組んでおります。エドワーズは世界最大級の真空ソリューションと除害装置のプロバイダーであり、アプリケーションに関する深い知見と秀逸なサービス体制をグローバルにご提供致します。当社の製品群は半導体製造プロセスにおいて不可欠なものですが、お客様のカ

Key Findings of the Global Automotive Wrap Films Market | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Plastics--The latest market research report by Technavio on the global automotive wrap films market predicts a CAGR of over 5% during the period 2017-2021.

APAC Dominates the Global Polyvinyl Chloride Market | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Chemicals--The global polyvinyl chloride market is expected to grow at a CAGR close to 4% from 2017-2021, according to a new market research report by Technavio.

Global Chlorinated Paraffins Market - Extensive Use in PVC Applications Drives Growth | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Research--According to the latest market study released by Technavio, the global chlorinated paraffins market is set to grow at a CAGR of almost 5% until 2021.


THine Announces Establishment of Interface Technology for Image Sensor Cameras, VBOCTM (Video By One Cable/Connector for Camera)

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--THine announces establishment of its original interface technology for image sensor cameras, VBOC.

GA Telesis Launches Leveraged Finance Group with the Appointments of David Lloyd and Nolan Heske

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#ABS--GA Telesis Launches Leveraged Finance Group with the Appointments of David Lloyd and Nolan Heske

东芝电子元件及存储装置株式会社推出全球首款采用常规磁记录技术的 14TB硬盘驱动器

东京--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(美国商业资讯)--东芝电子元件及存储装置株式会社今日宣布推出MG07ACA系列全球首款[1]企业级14TB[2]常规磁记录技术(CMR) 硬盘驱动器(HDD)。全新的MG07ACA系列采用九盘片、氦气密封式硬盘设计,提供云级和企业级存储解决方案提供商实现其总体拥有成本(TCO)目标所需的高能效容量和存储密度。 东芝电子元件及存储装置株式会社存储产品事业部副总裁Akitoshi Iwata表示:“我们全新的MG07ACA系列九盘片、氦气密封式硬盘设计将硬盘驱动器提高至新的高度。凭借创新的设计,我们不断提高大容量磁盘存储器可以带给我们广大全球客户群体的优势。” MG07ACA系列包括14TB 9盘片型号和12TB 8盘片型号。与之前的MG06ACA系列相比,氦气密封3.5英寸[3]机械式硬盘设计实现了更佳的存储密度和更低的硬盘驱动器工作功率,从而在云规模级别的基础设施上实现最佳TCO。此外,该系列还采用了东芝集团的激光焊接技术,确保将氦气安全密封于驱动器外壳之内。这些驱动器支持SATA 6Gbit/s接口和7,200rpm的访问性能。14TB

Mitsubishi Electric to Open Factory for Room Air Conditioners in Turkey

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced today that the new factory of Mitsubishi Electric Turkey Klima Sistemleri Üretim Anonim Şirketi, designed for the development and manufacture of room air conditioners in Turkey, will commence production on December 12. Mitsubishi Electric aims to expand business in Turkey and Europe, where the demands for room air conditioners are expected to increase. Annual production of 500,000 sets (indoor and outdoor units) is

Celanese Opens Customer Solution Center in Tokyo

DALLAS & TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$CE #Celanese--Celanese Opens Customer Solution Center in Tokyo; Center to showcase technical expertise to support Art of Material Selection

Edwards Demonstrates Abatement Science through Virtual Reality at SEMICON Japan 2017

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Edwards will showcase innovation and the environment at SEMICON Japan 2017. Visit booth #4831 to try the Molecule Blaster virtual reality game.

エドワーズ、VR(バーチャルリアリティー)で除害装置の仕組みを仮想体験 <SEMICON Japan 2017>

東京--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(ビジネスワイヤ) 世界最大級の真空ポンプ・除害システムソリューションのメーカーである エドワーズ株式会社 (本社:千葉県八千代市、代表取締役社長:有馬靖二、以下 エドワーズ)は、12月13日~15日に東京 ビッグサイト(東京国際展示場)で開催されるSEMICON Japan 2017に、環境とイノベーションをテーマに出展します。 エドワーズ ブース(東4ホール ブース#4831)ではVRゲーム「Molecule Blaster」コーナーを設置。 製造工程で発生する温室効果ガスから地球を守る、除害装置のパワーを体感できます。 イノベーション、安全、そして環境は、エドワーズの重要な3つの柱です。環境への責任は、エドワーズの最優先事項の一つであり、この分野におけるお客様サービスについても、プライドをもって取り組んでおります。エドワーズは世界最大級の真空ソリューションと除害装置のプロバイダーであり、アプリケーションに関する深い知見と秀逸なサービス体制をグローバルにご提供致します。当社の製品群は半導体製造プロセスにおいて不可欠なものですが、お客様のカ

Key Findings of the Global Automotive Wrap Films Market | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Plastics--The latest market research report by Technavio on the global automotive wrap films market predicts a CAGR of over 5% during the period 2017-2021.

APAC Dominates the Global Polyvinyl Chloride Market | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Chemicals--The global polyvinyl chloride market is expected to grow at a CAGR close to 4% from 2017-2021, according to a new market research report by Technavio.

Global Chlorinated Paraffins Market - Extensive Use in PVC Applications Drives Growth | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Research--According to the latest market study released by Technavio, the global chlorinated paraffins market is set to grow at a CAGR of almost 5% until 2021.


THine Announces Establishment of Interface Technology for Image Sensor Cameras, VBOCTM (Video By One Cable/Connector for Camera)

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--THine announces establishment of its original interface technology for image sensor cameras, VBOC.

GA Telesis Launches Leveraged Finance Group with the Appointments of David Lloyd and Nolan Heske

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#ABS--GA Telesis Launches Leveraged Finance Group with the Appointments of David Lloyd and Nolan Heske

东芝电子元件及存储装置株式会社推出全球首款采用常规磁记录技术的 14TB硬盘驱动器

东京--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(美国商业资讯)--东芝电子元件及存储装置株式会社今日宣布推出MG07ACA系列全球首款[1]企业级14TB[2]常规磁记录技术(CMR) 硬盘驱动器(HDD)。全新的MG07ACA系列采用九盘片、氦气密封式硬盘设计,提供云级和企业级存储解决方案提供商实现其总体拥有成本(TCO)目标所需的高能效容量和存储密度。 东芝电子元件及存储装置株式会社存储产品事业部副总裁Akitoshi Iwata表示:“我们全新的MG07ACA系列九盘片、氦气密封式硬盘设计将硬盘驱动器提高至新的高度。凭借创新的设计,我们不断提高大容量磁盘存储器可以带给我们广大全球客户群体的优势。” MG07ACA系列包括14TB 9盘片型号和12TB 8盘片型号。与之前的MG06ACA系列相比,氦气密封3.5英寸[3]机械式硬盘设计实现了更佳的存储密度和更低的硬盘驱动器工作功率,从而在云规模级别的基础设施上实现最佳TCO。此外,该系列还采用了东芝集团的激光焊接技术,确保将氦气安全密封于驱动器外壳之内。这些驱动器支持SATA 6Gbit/s接口和7,200rpm的访问性能。14TB

Mitsubishi Electric to Open Factory for Room Air Conditioners in Turkey

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced today that the new factory of Mitsubishi Electric Turkey Klima Sistemleri Üretim Anonim Şirketi, designed for the development and manufacture of room air conditioners in Turkey, will commence production on December 12. Mitsubishi Electric aims to expand business in Turkey and Europe, where the demands for room air conditioners are expected to increase. Annual production of 500,000 sets (indoor and outdoor units) is

Celanese Opens Customer Solution Center in Tokyo

DALLAS & TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$CE #Celanese--Celanese Opens Customer Solution Center in Tokyo; Center to showcase technical expertise to support Art of Material Selection

Edwards Demonstrates Abatement Science through Virtual Reality at SEMICON Japan 2017

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Edwards will showcase innovation and the environment at SEMICON Japan 2017. Visit booth #4831 to try the Molecule Blaster virtual reality game.

エドワーズ、VR(バーチャルリアリティー)で除害装置の仕組みを仮想体験 <SEMICON Japan 2017>

東京--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(ビジネスワイヤ) 世界最大級の真空ポンプ・除害システムソリューションのメーカーである エドワーズ株式会社 (本社:千葉県八千代市、代表取締役社長:有馬靖二、以下 エドワーズ)は、12月13日~15日に東京 ビッグサイト(東京国際展示場)で開催されるSEMICON Japan 2017に、環境とイノベーションをテーマに出展します。 エドワーズ ブース(東4ホール ブース#4831)ではVRゲーム「Molecule Blaster」コーナーを設置。 製造工程で発生する温室効果ガスから地球を守る、除害装置のパワーを体感できます。 イノベーション、安全、そして環境は、エドワーズの重要な3つの柱です。環境への責任は、エドワーズの最優先事項の一つであり、この分野におけるお客様サービスについても、プライドをもって取り組んでおります。エドワーズは世界最大級の真空ソリューションと除害装置のプロバイダーであり、アプリケーションに関する深い知見と秀逸なサービス体制をグローバルにご提供致します。当社の製品群は半導体製造プロセスにおいて不可欠なものですが、お客様のカ

Key Findings of the Global Automotive Wrap Films Market | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Plastics--The latest market research report by Technavio on the global automotive wrap films market predicts a CAGR of over 5% during the period 2017-2021.

APAC Dominates the Global Polyvinyl Chloride Market | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Chemicals--The global polyvinyl chloride market is expected to grow at a CAGR close to 4% from 2017-2021, according to a new market research report by Technavio.

Global Chlorinated Paraffins Market - Extensive Use in PVC Applications Drives Growth | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Research--According to the latest market study released by Technavio, the global chlorinated paraffins market is set to grow at a CAGR of almost 5% until 2021.


Held in Abu Dhabi During 11-13 December Under the Patronage of HH Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan With the Participation of a Global Elite

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Al Kaabi: “the Forum shall promote an Islamic Vision of Global Peace and reflect the Tolerance Approach Set forth by the Founding fathers of the UAE”

Para Los Niños Organizará una Entrega de Alimentos y Juguetes en el Centro de Los Ángeles para 1500 Angelinos con el Asambleísta Miguel Santiago, LA Kings Chariot

--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Para Los Niños: CUÁNDO:11:30 a. m. sábado, 9 de diciembre de 2017 QUÉ:Para los Niños organizará su celebración anual de “Felices Fiestas” para los niños y las familias del centro de Los Ángeles que más lo necesitan. El evento es una celebración gigantesca con atracciones enormes e incluye la entrega de juguetes y alimentos para 1500 residentes. “Felices Fiestas” proporciona recursos vitales que serían fiscalmente imposibles para los empobrecidos Angelinos durante las fiestas.

ADC Therapeutics Announces Interim Phase I Data from its Novel Antibody-Drug Conjugate ADCT-301

LAUSANNE, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#ASH17--ADC Therapeutics Announces Interim Phase I Data from its Novel Antibody-Drug Conjugate ADCT-301

Allied Wallet Projects Significant Growth Upon Chip and Pin mPOS Launch

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#alliedwallet--Allied Wallet announced that it will be releasing its new SWIPE mPOS solution with chip and pin technology to the EU and UK.

GA Telesis Launches Leveraged Finance Group with the Appointments of David Lloyd and Nolan Heske

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#ABS--GA Telesis Launches Leveraged Finance Group with the Appointments of David Lloyd and Nolan Heske

WorldRemit Raises $40m and Targets Egypt Expansion

CAIRO & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WorldRemit raises $40m and targets Egypt expansion

OSIS SHAREHOLDER ALERT: The Law Offices of Vincent Wong Notifies Investors of an Investigation Involving Possible Securities Fraud Violations by the Board of Directors of OSI Systems Inc.

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Law Offices of Vincent Wong notifies investors of an investigation concerning OSI Systems Inc.

Kadmon Presents Updated Positive Phase 2 Data on KD025 in cGVHD at ASH Annual Meeting

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kadmon Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: KDMN) today announced additional positive findings from an ongoing Phase 2 clinical trial demonstrating that KD025, its Rho-associated coiled-coil kinase 2 (ROCK2) inhibitor, was well tolerated and resulted in clinically meaningful responses in patients with chronic graft-versus-host disease (cGVHD). The results are being presented today in a poster at the 59th American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting in Atlanta (Poster #3256).

Thomas Fire Leads to Santa Barbara Area Outage

ROSEMEAD, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Thomas fire in CA has interrupted the transmission lines for the Santa Barbara area, leaving more than 85,000 customers without power.

ADC Therapeutics Announces Interim Phase I Data from its Novel Antibody-Drug Conjugate ADCT-301

LAUSANNE, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#ASH17--ADC Therapeutics Announces Interim Phase I Data from its Novel Antibody-Drug Conjugate ADCT-301

ADC Therapeutics Presents Interim Phase I Data from its Novel Antibody-Drug Conjugate ADCT-402

LAUSANNE, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#ASH17--ADC Therapeutics Presents Interim Phase I Data from its Novel Antibody-Drug Conjugate ADCT-402

Takeda and Seattle Genetics to Present Positive Data from Phase 3 ECHELON-1 Clinical Trial Evaluating ADCETRIS® (brentuximab vedotin) in Frontline Advanced Hodgkin Lymphoma

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. & OSAKA, Japan & BOTHELL, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502) and Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ: SGEN) today announced that data from the Phase 3 ECHELON-1 clinical trial evaluating ADCETRIS (brentuximab vedotin) as part of a frontline combination chemotherapy regimen in untreated advanced classical Hodgkin lymphoma will be presented in the Plenary Scientific Session at the 59th American Society of Hematology (ASH) annual meeting on Sunday,

AstraZeneca’s CALQUENCE® (acalabrutinib) Shows Potential in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Trials

WILMINGTON, Del.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AstraZeneca and Acerta Pharma, its hematology research and development center of excellence, today presented results from the Phase Ib/II ACE-CL-003 clinical trial (Abstract #432) and updated results from the Phase I/II ACE-CL-001 (Abstract #498) clinical trial that are evaluating acalabrutinib alone and in combination for the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL) in multiple treatment settings. The findings were presented during two oral sessions at

AstraZeneca’s Calquence (acalabrutinib) Shows Potential in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia Trials

CAMBRIDGE, England--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AstraZeneca and Acerta Pharma, its haematology research and development centre of excellence, today presented results from the Phase Ib/II ACE-CL-003 clinical trial (Abstract #432) and updated results from the Phase I/II ACE-CL-001 (Abstract #498) clinical trial that are testing Calquence (acalabrutinib) alone and in combination for the treatment of chronic lymphocytic leukaemia (CLL) in multiple treatment settings. The findings were presented during two ora

Verastem Announces Clinical Data from the Pivotal Phase 3 DUO™ Study: Duvelisib Significantly Improves Progression Free Survival in Relapsed or Refractory Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and Small Lymphocytic...

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Verastem, Inc. (NASDAQ: VSTM), focused on discovering and developing drugs to improve the survival and quality of life of cancer patients, today announced the presentation of the results from the Phase 3 DUO study evaluating the efficacy and safety of duvelisib in patients with relapsed or refractory chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL)/small lymphocytic lymphoma (SLL) at the American Society of Hematology (ASH) 2017 Annual Meeting held December 9-12, 2017 in Atlanta. Duv

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ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--bluebird bio, Inc. (Nasdaq: BLUE), a clinical-stage company committed to developing potentially transformative gene therapies for severe genetic diseases and T cell-based immunotherapies for cancer, today announced that updated clinical results from HGB-206, the company’s ongoing Phase 1 multicenter study of its LentiGlobin gene therapy product candidate in patients with severe sickle cell disease (SCD), will be discussed in an oral presentation during the 59th Annual

bluebird bio Presents New Data from Clinical Studies of LentiGlobin™ Gene Therapy in Transfusion-Dependent β-Thalassemia at American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--bluebird bio, Inc. (Nasdaq: BLUE), a clinical-stage company committed to developing potentially transformative gene therapies for severe genetic diseases and T cell-based immunotherapies for cancer, today announced data from two studies of its LentiGlobin gene therapy product candidate in patients with transfusion-dependent β-thalassemia (TDT). Data from the Northstar (HGB-204) and Northstar-2 (HGB-207) studies were presented today at the 59th Annual Meeting of the Ame

Kite Announces Long-Term Data From Pivotal ZUMA-1 Study of Yescarta™ (Axicabtagene Ciloleucel) in Patients With Refractory Large B-cell Lymphoma

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kite, a Gilead Company (Nasdaq: GILD), announced long-term follow-up data from the pivotal ZUMA-1 study of Yescarta™ (axicabtagene ciloleucel) in patients with refractory large B-cell lymphoma. With a minimum follow-up of one year after a single infusion of Yescarta (median follow-up of 15.4 months), 42 percent of patients continued to respond to therapy, including 40 percent with a complete remission. Detailed results from this updated analysis were simultaneously pre

Seattle Genetics Highlights Five-Year Survival Results from Phase 1 Trial of ADCETRIS® (Brentuximab Vedotin) in Frontline Mature T-Cell Lymphoma at ASH Annual Meeting

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Seattle Genetics, Inc. (Nasdaq: SGEN) today highlighted final five-year survival results from a phase 1 clinical trial evaluating ADCETRIS (brentuximab vedotin) in mature T-cell lymphoma (MTCL) at the 59th American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting and Exposition taking place in Atlanta, Georgia, December 9-12, 2017. The presentation highlighted durability data from a phase 1 clinical trial of ADCETRIS in combination with chemotherapy for the treatment of pati


Inside Secure Protects Lufthansa Technik’s Inflight Entertainment on Passenger Devices

AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Inside Secure (Paris:INSD) (Euronext Paris: INSD), at the heart of security solutions for mobile and connected devices, and Lufthansa Technik, one of the leading providers of technical aircraft services in the world, announced they are working together to protect Android and iOS applications of Lufthansa Technik’s wireless IFE (Inflight Entertainment) »nice« brand systems. This includes the »nicemedia« and »nice HD« system. This extends the companies’ m

Inside Secure protège les solutions de divertissement en vol de Lufthansa Technik directement sur les appareils des passagers

AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Inside Secure (Paris:INSD) (Euronext Paris: INSD), au cœur des solutions de sécurité pour les appareils mobiles et connectés, et Lufthansa Technik, l'un des principaux fournisseurs de solutions techniques pour l’aéronautique dans le monde, ont annoncé collaborer pour protéger les applications Android et iOS de la solution de divertissement en vol de Lufthansa Technik (Paris:INSD)»nice« IFE (« Inflight Entertainment ». Cela inclut les solutions »nicemedi

Bouygues Construction Teams with Dassault Systèmes and Accenture to Accelerate the Digital Transformation of Its Construction Project Activities

PARIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: Bouygues Construction is accelerating the digital transformation of its project activities by collaborating with Accenture (NYSE: ACN) and Dassault Systèmes (Paris:DSY) (Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA) to enable it to centrally manage construction projects from start to finish. The initiative is a logical extension of the company’s commitment to further industrialise its operations and enhance collaboration with its supply chain partners. It follows the

THine Announces Establishment of Interface Technology for Image Sensor Cameras, VBOCTM (Video By One Cable/Connector for Camera)

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--THine announces establishment of its original interface technology for image sensor cameras, VBOC.

Allied Wallet Projects Significant Growth Upon Chip and Pin mPOS Launch

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#alliedwallet--Allied Wallet announced that it will be releasing its new SWIPE mPOS solution with chip and pin technology to the EU and UK.

NTT Communications Named Leader in IaaS and UCaaS by ISG

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#ICT--Information Services Group (ISG) names NTT Com an IaaS and UCaaS leader in the new ISG Provider LensTM Cloud Services - US Quadrant Report.

TransMed7, LLC Announces Inaugural Members of its Business Advisory Board

PORTOLA VALLEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--TransMed7, LLC today announced the creation of and inaugural appointments to its Business Advisory Board (BAB). The TransMed7 BAB is composed of accomplished business experts offering innovative advice and dynamic perspectives that will contribute to the accomplishment of TransMed7’s tactical goals and strategic objectives. These experts represent a carefully selected group of proven innovators, each of whom has already established his or her reputation

WorldRemit Raises $40m and Targets Egypt Expansion

CAIRO & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WorldRemit raises $40m and targets Egypt expansion

东芝电子元件及存储装置株式会社推出全球首款采用常规磁记录技术的 14TB硬盘驱动器

东京--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(美国商业资讯)--东芝电子元件及存储装置株式会社今日宣布推出MG07ACA系列全球首款[1]企业级14TB[2]常规磁记录技术(CMR) 硬盘驱动器(HDD)。全新的MG07ACA系列采用九盘片、氦气密封式硬盘设计,提供云级和企业级存储解决方案提供商实现其总体拥有成本(TCO)目标所需的高能效容量和存储密度。 东芝电子元件及存储装置株式会社存储产品事业部副总裁Akitoshi Iwata表示:“我们全新的MG07ACA系列九盘片、氦气密封式硬盘设计将硬盘驱动器提高至新的高度。凭借创新的设计,我们不断提高大容量磁盘存储器可以带给我们广大全球客户群体的优势。” MG07ACA系列包括14TB 9盘片型号和12TB 8盘片型号。与之前的MG06ACA系列相比,氦气密封3.5英寸[3]机械式硬盘设计实现了更佳的存储密度和更低的硬盘驱动器工作功率,从而在云规模级别的基础设施上实现最佳TCO。此外,该系列还采用了东芝集团的激光焊接技术,确保将氦气安全密封于驱动器外壳之内。这些驱动器支持SATA 6Gbit/s接口和7,200rpm的访问性能。14TB

Mitsubishi Electric to Open Factory for Room Air Conditioners in Turkey

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mitsubishi Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6503) announced today that the new factory of Mitsubishi Electric Turkey Klima Sistemleri Üretim Anonim Şirketi, designed for the development and manufacture of room air conditioners in Turkey, will commence production on December 12. Mitsubishi Electric aims to expand business in Turkey and Europe, where the demands for room air conditioners are expected to increase. Annual production of 500,000 sets (indoor and outdoor units) is


-Dialogue for Quality Infrastructure- Building Prosperous Future in Vietnam at Vietnam Expo in Ho Chi Minh City

HO CHI MINH CITY, Vietnam--(BUSINESS WIRE)--- Dialogue for Quality Infrastructure - Building prosperous future in Vietnam at Vietnam Expo in Ho Chi Minh City

Inside Secure Protects Lufthansa Technik’s Inflight Entertainment on Passenger Devices

AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Inside Secure (Paris:INSD) (Euronext Paris: INSD), at the heart of security solutions for mobile and connected devices, and Lufthansa Technik, one of the leading providers of technical aircraft services in the world, announced they are working together to protect Android and iOS applications of Lufthansa Technik’s wireless IFE (Inflight Entertainment) »nice« brand systems. This includes the »nicemedia« and »nice HD« system. This extends the companies’ m

Inside Secure protège les solutions de divertissement en vol de Lufthansa Technik directement sur les appareils des passagers

AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Inside Secure (Paris:INSD) (Euronext Paris: INSD), au cœur des solutions de sécurité pour les appareils mobiles et connectés, et Lufthansa Technik, l'un des principaux fournisseurs de solutions techniques pour l’aéronautique dans le monde, ont annoncé collaborer pour protéger les applications Android et iOS de la solution de divertissement en vol de Lufthansa Technik (Paris:INSD)»nice« IFE (« Inflight Entertainment ». Cela inclut les solutions »nicemedi

GA Telesis Launches Leveraged Finance Group with the Appointments of David Lloyd and Nolan Heske

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#ABS--GA Telesis Launches Leveraged Finance Group with the Appointments of David Lloyd and Nolan Heske

5miles to Integrate CyberMiles Token into Online Marketplace

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#5milesapp--5miles is integrating a new cryptocurrency, CyberMiles Token (CMT), into its online marketplace following CyberMiles’ successful ICO.

Quanterix Corporation Announces Pricing of Initial Public Offering

LEXINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Quanterix Corporation today announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 4,275,200 shares of its common stock.

Okta Announces Q3 Customer Wins and Expanded Deployments

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Okta, Inc. (NASDAQ:OKTA), the leading independent provider of identity for the enterprise, today announced that new Q3 FY2018 customers CBRE, City of Las Vegas, Nordstrom and State of Arizona have chosen the Okta Identity Cloud to securely connect their people and technology. In addition, the company announced expanded deployments with Caesars Entertainment, Eventbrite, Flight Centre, Groupon and Restoration Hardware. “For years, we’ve said that every company has

Okta for Startups Launches

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Okta, Inc. (NASDAQ:OKTA), the leading independent provider of identity for the enterprise, today announced the launch of Okta for Startups, a program offering the Okta Identity Cloud to entrepreneurs and small businesses for free for one year. “Founding a company is hard. And it’s even harder when you have to build a business model for something that hasn’t been done before, or that you’re trying to differently – all while getting your core systems up and running

Sonim Raises $37 Million in Capital to Extend Leadership in Ultra Rugged Phones

SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Rugged--Sonim Technologies today announced it has raised $37 million in capital from B. Riley Financial, Inc.

Kony Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kony, Inc., the leading enterprise mobility and digital applications company, today announced the appointment of Kathy Crusco as executive vice president and chief financial officer. Kathy is Austin-based and will assume her duties effective immediately. Crusco is a highly accomplished executive with more than 30 years of experience in the software and technology industries, leading both emerging businesses and large-scale billion-dollar public organizations. Cru

Bioasis Implements Transition Plan for Its Board of Directors

VANCOUVER, British Columbia & GUILFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$BIOAF #BBB--Bioasis implements transition plan for its Board of Directors. Company intends to selectively replace outgoing directors.

bluebird bio Presents New Data from Clinical Studies of LentiGlobin™ Gene Therapy in Transfusion-Dependent β-Thalassemia at American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting

ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--bluebird bio, Inc. (Nasdaq: BLUE), a clinical-stage company committed to developing potentially transformative gene therapies for severe genetic diseases and T cell-based immunotherapies for cancer, today announced data from two studies of its LentiGlobin gene therapy product candidate in patients with transfusion-dependent β-thalassemia (TDT). Data from the Northstar (HGB-204) and Northstar-2 (HGB-207) studies were presented today at the 59th Annual Meeting of the Ame

Leaders of Sustainable Packaging Coalition Welcome French Company CARBIOS As New Member

CLERMONT-FERRAND, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: CARBIOS (Paris:ALCRB) (Euronext Growth Paris: ALCRB), pioneer company in the field of bioplasturgy, has joined the Sustainable Packaging Coalition (SPC). This international initiative brings together more than 200-member companies, government officials and academics to make packaging more sustainable. Using a lifecycle-based approach, SPC members work together to strengthen and advance the business case for more sustainable packaging a

Sustainable Packaging Coalition accueille CARBIOS en tant que nouveau membre

CLERMONT-FERRAND, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: CARBIOS (Paris:ALCRB) (Euronext Growth Paris : ALCRB), société pionnière dans le domaine de la bioplasturgie, annonce rejoindre la Sustainability Packaging Coalition (SPC - Coalition de l’Emballage Responsable). Cette initiative internationale réunit plus de 200 membres, parmi lesquels figurent de grandes entreprises, des universitaires et des institutions gouvernementales, collaborant pour rendre les emballages plus écologiques. Par u

      Hookipa Biotech Raises $60 million (€50 million) in an Oversubscribed Round C Financing

VIENNA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hookipa Biotech AG (“Hookipa”), a clinical stage biotech company pioneering an innovative class of immune activation therapies for oncology and infectious diseases, today announced that it has raised $59.6 million (€50.0 million) in an oversubscribed Series C financing. The round was led by an undisclosed blue chip U.S. public investment fund specializing in life sciences, alongside other new investors HBM Partners, Hillhouse Capital, Sirona Capital and strategic invest

Hookipa Biotech erhält €50 Mio. ($60 Mio.) aus überzeichneter Series C Finanzierung

WIEN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hookipa Biotech AG (“Hookipa”), ein Biotechnologieunternehmen, das innovative, neue Arten der aktiven Immuntherapie gegen Krebs und Infektionskrankheiten entwickelt und bereits im Menschen testet, gab heute bekannt, dass es in einer überzeichneten Series C Runde sein Kapital um €50,0 Mio. ($59,6 Mio.) erhöht hat. Die Finanzierung wurde von einem nicht genannten US-amerikanischen “Blue Chip“ Investmentfonds angeführt, der das Investment zusammen mit den neuen Investoren HB

WorldRemit Raises $40m and Targets Egypt Expansion

CAIRO & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WorldRemit raises $40m and targets Egypt expansion

Samenvatting: Kankeronderzoek als kunst: BIOCAD toont gebruik van HeLa-cellen voor oncologisch onderzoek

SINT PETERSBURG, Rusland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--unTOUCHABLE ART, de eerste sociaal-culturele excursie in Rusland, vond in december plaats in Sint-Petersburg. BIOCAD, een biotechnologisch bedrijf, liet zien hoe ‘onsterfelijke’ HeLa-cellen overal ter wereld worden gebruikt voor oncologisch onderzoek en de ontwikkeling van geneesmiddelen tegen kanker. De installatie ‘IMMORTAL’ is gewijd aan de eerste cellijn ooit en maakt deel uit van een nieuw artistiek-wetenschappelijk project dat de technologieën vo

      Hookipa Biotech Raises $60 million (€50 million) in an Oversubscribed Round C Financing

VIENNA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hookipa Biotech AG (“Hookipa”), a clinical stage biotech company pioneering an innovative class of immune activation therapies for oncology and infectious diseases, today announced that it has raised $59.6 million (€50.0 million) in an oversubscribed Series C financing. The round was led by an undisclosed blue chip U.S. public investment fund specializing in life sciences, alongside other new investors HBM Partners, Hillhouse Capital, Sirona Capital and strategic invest

Hookipa Biotech erhält €50 Mio. ($60 Mio.) aus überzeichneter Series C Finanzierung

WIEN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hookipa Biotech AG (“Hookipa”), ein Biotechnologieunternehmen, das innovative, neue Arten der aktiven Immuntherapie gegen Krebs und Infektionskrankheiten entwickelt und bereits im Menschen testet, gab heute bekannt, dass es in einer überzeichneten Series C Runde sein Kapital um €50,0 Mio. ($59,6 Mio.) erhöht hat. Die Finanzierung wurde von einem nicht genannten US-amerikanischen “Blue Chip“ Investmentfonds angeführt, der das Investment zusammen mit den neuen Investoren HB

Inside Secure Protects Lufthansa Technik’s Inflight Entertainment on Passenger Devices

AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Inside Secure (Paris:INSD) (Euronext Paris: INSD), at the heart of security solutions for mobile and connected devices, and Lufthansa Technik, one of the leading providers of technical aircraft services in the world, announced they are working together to protect Android and iOS applications of Lufthansa Technik’s wireless IFE (Inflight Entertainment) »nice« brand systems. This includes the »nicemedia« and »nice HD« system. This extends the companies’ m

Inside Secure protège les solutions de divertissement en vol de Lufthansa Technik directement sur les appareils des passagers

AIX-EN-PROVENCE, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Inside Secure (Paris:INSD) (Euronext Paris: INSD), au cœur des solutions de sécurité pour les appareils mobiles et connectés, et Lufthansa Technik, l'un des principaux fournisseurs de solutions techniques pour l’aéronautique dans le monde, ont annoncé collaborer pour protéger les applications Android et iOS de la solution de divertissement en vol de Lufthansa Technik (Paris:INSD)»nice« IFE (« Inflight Entertainment ». Cela inclut les solutions »nicemedi

ADC Therapeutics Announces Interim Phase I Data from its Novel Antibody-Drug Conjugate ADCT-301

LAUSANNE, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#ASH17--ADC Therapeutics Announces Interim Phase I Data from its Novel Antibody-Drug Conjugate ADCT-301

Plant Advanced Technologies : Renforcement du portefeuille de brevets

VANDŒUVRE-LÈS-NANCY, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#PATplantMilking--Renforcement du portefeuille de brevets

THine Announces Establishment of Interface Technology for Image Sensor Cameras, VBOCTM (Video By One Cable/Connector for Camera)

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--THine announces establishment of its original interface technology for image sensor cameras, VBOC.

ADC Therapeutics Presents Interim Phase I Data from its Novel Antibody-Drug Conjugate ADCT-402

LAUSANNE, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#ASH17--ADC Therapeutics Presents Interim Phase I Data from its Novel Antibody-Drug Conjugate ADCT-402

Allied Wallet Projects Significant Growth Upon Chip and Pin mPOS Launch

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#alliedwallet--Allied Wallet announced that it will be releasing its new SWIPE mPOS solution with chip and pin technology to the EU and UK.


Air Force developing weapon that could disable North Korean missiles

With Kim Jong Un pushing aggressively to develop missiles that could hit the United States with nuclear warheads, pressure has been mounting on US officials to answer the threat. One effective countermeasure could lie in an obscure military lab in New Mexico.

Bitcoin: Big banks say futures could be dangerous

The Futures Industry Association says the risks of trading bitcoin futures contracts have not been properly studied.

Black market in China is killing off rare porpoise


How hotel soap can save lives

For many Cambodians, a bar of soap is a luxury they cannot afford.

Ready to trade up? Find out how much your home is worth


Jean-Pierre Dalais, the group chief executive of CIEL Limited, talks about how the company grew from a Mauritius-based sugar company to an international investment group

East Africa's highest mountain, Mount Kilimanjaro, has capacity to contribute a lot more to Tanzania's tourism industry

One of Africa's richest trying to stem migrant crisis

He is arguably one of the most successful businessmen in Africa and Strive Masiyiwa has an urgent message for young Africans: "You don't have to cross the Sahara. We can create solutions."

Returning Nigerians warn others: Don't go to Libya

Nigerian immigrants in Libya

South African Instagrammers turn hobby into a business

Since its launch seven years ago, Instagram has grown to more than 700 million global users. Out of these 700 million users, two South African Instagrammers took their passion and turned it into more than just a hobby.

Where lives are auctioned for $400


Johannesburg gaining on Cape Town

Arriving at the Saxon Hotel requires a series of grand entrances: the imposing 20-foot gate through the high walls that separate the grounds from Johannesburg's suburban expanse; the meandering drive through the lush gardens; the foyer to the hotel with its enormous ostrich egg chandelier.

Seychelles: 115 islands vs climate change

Warmer waters and rising sea levels threaten the low-lying archipelago.

South African trains ride into the digital age

Public transportation could be changed forever with the implementation of a digital upgrade to South Africa's Passenger Rail Agency

Venezuela arrests former oil bosses in corruption purge

Two former executives for Venezuelan national oil company PDVSA have been detained in an anti-corruption crackdown, Venezuelan Attorney General Tarek William Saab said Thursday.

Beijing forces thousands from their homes


Bangladesh sends 100k Rohingya to island

Bangladesh is moving ahead with a controversial plan to move Rohingya refugees to a low-lying island, with construction of facilities to begin "very soon."

Polish ruling party ousts PM

Poland's Prime Minister Beata Szydlo resigned late Thursday and will be replaced by the finance minister, according to a statement from the ruling Law and Justice (PiS) party.

Naples' pizza spinning granted 'heritage' status

The Neapolitan art of pizza spinning has finally received the recognition Italians have waited for as UNESCO declared it an "intangible cultural heritage" on Thursday, adding it to the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.

UK PM forced to placate minority party

Former British Prime Minister Harold Wilson once famously opined that a week was a long time in politics. For today's incumbent, Theresa May, the past 24 hours must have felt even longer.

Migrants exploited in Italy


Cricket spaghetti sold in France

This business in northeastern France is making pasta out of creepy crawlies.

Net Neutrality’s Holes in Europe May Offer Peek at Future in U.S.

LIZ ALDERMAN and AMIE TSANG
Telecom operators have been pushing boundaries in Europe, where loopholes have left net neutrality regulations weaker than intended.

Mikheil Saakashvili, Ex-President of Georgia, Arrested in Ukraine, Again

ANDREW HIGGINS
The police seized Mr. Saakashvili in Kiev for a second time in a week amid a mounting feud with the Ukrainian president. This time they manage to hold on to him.

Environmentalists Ask: Is India’s Government Making Bad Air Worse?

JEFFREY GETTLEMAN, KAI SCHULTZ and HARI KUMAR
As northern India is swallowed by an epic smog cloud, critics say that Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s business-friendly policies are exacerbating the problem.

With Alabama Senate Race Defined by Scandal, Policy Issues Are Overlooked

ALAN BLINDER, JESS BIDGOOD and RICHARD FAUSSET
Alabama struggles with health care, education and infrastructure. But such issues have often been forgotten during the race between Doug Jones and Roy S. Moore.

In San Diego, Lessons on Rebuilding From a Neighborhood Once Ravaged by Fire

JENNIFER MEDINA
Residents of Scripps Ranch never thought their suburban neighborhood could be destroyed by a wildfire, until it was.

Once the W.T.O.’s Biggest Supporter, U.S. Is Its Biggest Skeptic

ANA SWANSON
The Trump administration isn’t alone in criticizing the World Trade Organization. But it may be the only country trying to subvert it.

Ahead of Brexit, Paris Tries a Business Makeover

DAVID SEGAL
Hoping to woo companies that will move employees from London, leaders in Paris try to replace red tape with a red carpet.

Kelly Ripa and Ryan Seacrest Specialize in Small Talk and Big Ratings

JOHN KOBLIN
The homey “Live With Kelly and Ryan” sticks to light banter even as its NBC rival, Megyn Kelly, takes on weightier matters.

Volkswagen Chief Suggests Ending Subsidies for Diesel Cars

JACK EWING
In a major turnaround, Matthias Müller said that Germany should consider phasing out tax breaks that have encouraged diesel’s popularity in Europe.

A Fed Rate Increase Is Expected. But What Comes Next?

BINYAMIN APPELBAUM
The Federal Reserve has signaled its move this week. Investors, though, want to know whether the central bank will continue with its patient approach to rates.

Advertising: Reminding E-Commerce Customers Who Delivers

ZACH SCHONBRUN
During the holiday season, the three giants of package delivery services — FedEx, United Parcel Service and the United States Postal Service — focus on the home.

How the Fingerling Caught On (Robot Grip and All) as 2017’s Hot Toy

MICHAEL CORKERY
The motorized plastic monkey that grasps your finger is the must-have gift of the holiday season, thanks to marketing, pricing and, well, scarcity.

10 Hot Toys That Changed the Way People Play

ZACH WICHTER
Hot toys are often like comets, lighting up the sky and fading quickly from view. But some have been more enduring. Here are some of the biggest hits.

Tax Plans May Give Your Co-Worker a Better Deal Than You

PATRICIA COHEN
The G.O.P. bills impose different rates on the same income based on things like organizational structure or occupation. At the losing end? Employees with paychecks.

Can Marriott Keep Starwood’s Culture of Cool, and Its Customers?

RON LIEBER
For the Marriott-Starwood combination to succeed, top-tier loyalty program members like our writer must not flee. Here’s what would keep him in the fold.

Janet Yellen Didn’t Set Out to Be a Feminist Hero

AMY CHOZICK
The Federal Reserve chair (don’t call her “chairwoman”) quietly achieved rock-star status. Now that she’s leaving, her many fans are sad to see her go.


Saudi Prince’s Elevation Will Have Far-Reaching Consequences in Energy

STANLEY REED
Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s becoming heir to the throne makes him an even more influential voice in global oil circles.

Economic Scene: Fisticuffs Over the Route to a Clean-Energy Future

EDUARDO PORTER
A Stanford professor’s vision of an economy wholly powered by renewable fuels has drawn a heated rebuttal from scholars who question many of its assumptions.

Libya’s Increased Oil Production Thwarts OPEC’s Reduction Plans

CLIFFORD KRAUSS
Despite the country’s political instability, its production has grown to 885,000 barrels a day, undercutting OPEC’s efforts to shrink supplies worldwide.

Exxon Mobil Lends Its Support to a Carbon Tax Proposal

JOHN SCHWARTZ
The company is joining other oil companies and corporate giants to endorse a plan from the Climate Leadership Council to tax fossil fuels and pay the dividends to taxpayers.

Both Climate Leader and Oil Giant? A Norwegian Paradox

SOMINI SENGUPTA
While Norway wants to wean its own citizens off fossil fuels, it remains one of the world’s biggest petroleum producers and is revving up exports.

Energy Department Closes Office Working on Climate Change Abroad

BRAD PLUMER
The elimination of the Office of International Climate and Technology is another sign of the Trump administration’s retreat on global warming policy.

OPEC Took Aim at U.S. Oil Producers, but Hurt Itself, Too

CLIFFORD KRAUSS
The Saudi-led cartel thought low prices would squeeze American shale output. Now its effort to reverse course is proving difficult to pull off.

How Retiring Nuclear Power Plants May Undercut U.S. Climate Goals

BRAD PLUMER
The oversupply of natural gas brought by hydraulic fracturing is driving out dirty coal, but it is also threatening zero-emissions nuclear power.

Scientists Praise Energy Innovation Office Trump Wants to Shut Down

BRAD PLUMER
The National Academy of Sciences said the Energy Department’s advanced research lab, known as ARPA-E, is making vital progress.

On Nuclear Waste, Finland Shows U.S. How It Can Be Done

HENRY FOUNTAIN
A plan to build a repository in granite bedrock has progressed smoothly for years, in contrast to the United States’ experience with Yucca Mountain.


Tax Plans May Give Your Co-Worker a Better Deal Than You

PATRICIA COHEN
The G.O.P. bills impose different rates on the same income based on things like organizational structure or occupation. At the losing end? Employees with paychecks.

Janet Yellen Didn’t Set Out to Be a Feminist Hero

AMY CHOZICK
The Federal Reserve chair (don’t call her “chairwoman”) quietly achieved rock-star status. Now that she’s leaving, her many fans are sad to see her go.

E.U. and Japan Reach Deal to Keep ‘Flag of Free Trade Waving High’

PRASHANT S. RAO and JACK EWING
The agreement would cover more than a quarter of the world’s economy. Leaders on both sides said it carried strategic as well as economic importance.

After 7 Years of Job Growth, Room for More, or Danger Ahead?

BEN CASSELMAN
Payrolls grew by 228,000 last month and the unemployment rate was the lowest since 2000. Now, the economic challenge may be to prevent overheating.

Ford Will Build Electric Cars in Mexico, Shifting Its Plan

NEAL E. BOUDETTE
The move will take advantage of lower costs and clear the way for a new Michigan plant to make driverless vehicles instead, which Ford said would mean even more jobs.

Tax Plan Crowns a Big Winner: Trump’s Industry

PATRICIA COHEN and JESSE DRUCKER
Commercial real estate gets lower rates and new breaks in the Republican bills, and trusts that have been key financing sources do especially well.

Economic Scene: Tax Plan Aims to Slay a Reagan Target: The Government Beast

EDUARDO PORTER
By denying deductions for state and local taxes, the Republicans seek to force high-tax states run by Democrats to capitulate.

How New Yorkers Would Lose Under the Republican Tax Bill

BEN CASSELMAN and PATRICK McGEEHAN
The legislation could send home prices tumbling, increase the region’s tax burden and make it harder for local governments to pay for infrastructure.

Republicans Sought to Undercut an Unfavorable Analysis of the Tax Plan

JIM TANKERSLEY
When the Joint Committee on Taxation found the Republican tax bill would balloon the budget deficit, Republicans tried to discredit it.

A Strong Case Against a Pesticide Does Not Faze E.P.A. Under Trump

RONI CARYN RABIN
For decades, scientists have warned of mounting evidence that exposure to chlorpyrifos may threaten children’s development.

In Win for Environmentalists, Senate Keeps an Obama-Era Climate Change Rule

CORAL DAVENPORT
Senators voted 51 to 49 to block a measure that would have undone a regulation to control the release of methane from oil and gas wells on public land.

By Degrees: A Parable From Down Under for U.S. Climate Scientists

JUSTIN GILLIS
Politics intruded on climate science in Australia. The scientists fought back, led by John Church, a leading world expert on sea level rise.

Mass Die-Off of Whales in Atlantic Is Being Investigated

TATIANA SCHLOSSBERG
Officials are seeking the reason for an “unusual mortality event” that has left 41 humpback whales dead since early 2016 from North Carolina to Maine.

Trillions of Plastic Bits, Swept Up by Current, Are Littering Arctic Waters

TATIANA SCHLOSSBERG
A new study found that a major ocean current is carrying plastic from the North Atlantic to the Greenland and Barents seas, and leaving it there.

Climate Change Reroutes a Yukon River in a Geological Instant

JOHN SCHWARTZ
Melting water from one of Canada’s largest glaciers used to flow north, to the Bering Sea. Last spring, it reversed course, a case of what scientists call “river piracy.”

Can the Paris Climate Deal Survive a Trump-Style Renegotiation?

BRAD PLUMER
Some advocates of global climate action think the pact would be stronger if the United States simply left, rather than remaining in and demanding big changes.

Looking for Trump’s Climate Policy? Try the Energy Department

BRAD PLUMER
The president’s proposed reductions to the department’s research may have a greater impact on climate change than the Paris accord decision.

The Dirty Secret of the Global Plan to Avert Climate Disaster

Abby Rabinowitz
The Paris agreement on climate change charts a narrow path to avoiding a global apocalypse. Just one problem: Its centerpiece is a technology that basically doesn’t yet exist.

Apple Executive Reveals More of Its Self-Driving Technology

Tom Simonite
In a talk at a conference, Apple's head of artificial-intelligence research discussed projects for navigation and mapping that would be useful for self-driving cars.

The FCC Shouldn’t Vote on Net Neutrality Until It Investigates Comment Fraud

Jessica Rosenworcel
Opinion: An FCC commissioner argues that the agency shouldn’t vote to dismantle the open internet until it probes how bots hacked the comment process.

The Dirty Secret of the Global Plan to Avert Climate Disaster

Abby Rabinowitz
The Paris agreement on climate change charts a narrow path to avoiding a global apocalypse. Just one problem: Its centerpiece is a technology that basically doesn’t yet exist.

Apple Executive Reveals More of Its Self-Driving Technology

Tom Simonite
In a talk at a conference, Apple's head of artificial-intelligence research discussed projects for navigation and mapping that would be useful for self-driving cars.

The FCC Shouldn’t Vote on Net Neutrality Until It Investigates Comment Fraud

Jessica Rosenworcel
Opinion: An FCC commissioner argues that the agency shouldn’t vote to dismantle the open internet until it probes how bots hacked the comment process.

Southern California wildfires burn up 'several hundred acres' of avocado groves

With avocado crop losses mounting in the California wildfires, we could pricing impacts, says an industry official.

Amazon shows how corporations are taking on roles once performed by governments

In functional arenas from room-letting to transportation to commerce, persons will be increasingly subject to corporate, rather than democratic, control.

Decade in the making: post-crisis banking rules finally signed

Financial regulators reached a long-sought deal on Thursday to harmonize global banking rules, capping a decade of effort to make banks more resilient even if they fell short of their own initial hopes.

United Continental announces $3 billion buyback

The company said in a statement that this amount represents approximately 17 percent of its market value as of its Wednesday closing price.

Retail fraud is on the rise as companies grapple for solutions

The level of fraud as a percentage of retailers' revenues has climbed to 1.58 percent, according to a study.

General Electric to cut 12,000 jobs in power business revamp

GE announced it was axing 12,000 jobs at its global power business.

GVC ups stakes in UK gambling with $5.2 billion Ladbrokes bid

The combined company would compete with William Hill and Paddy Power Betfair.

New bitcoin futures surge on Cboe — and even trigger two trading halts

Bitcoin prices jumped on Sunday right as the Cboe Futures Exchange began trading futures on the cryptocurrency.

After bitcoin's wild week, traders brace for futures launch

The newest way to bet on bitcoin will arrive on Sunday when bitcoin futures start trading.

Renault just showed a demo car that has headlights change color when it's self-driving

The SYMBIOZ demo car is Renault's vision of what cars could look like in 2030.

Amazon shows how corporations are taking on roles once performed by governments

In functional arenas from room-letting to transportation to commerce, persons will be increasingly subject to corporate, rather than democratic, control.

McKinsey & Co. senior exec Thomas Barkin named new head of the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond

The Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond on Monday named former McKinsey & Co. executive Thomas Barkin as its next president and CEO.

Bush tax-cut architect dismisses JCT scoring of the Senate tax bill as a 'fraud'

An note from George W. Bush's former economic adviser accuses the tax committee of attempting to thwart the tax bill.

A vital real estate tax break to preserve Main Street USA may be cut by the GOP

The fate of the tax credit to preserve historic districts on Main St. is uncertain under GOP tax reform plan.

Weekly mortgage applications fall 3.1%, as interest rates offer no incentive

Applications to refinance a home loan led the way down, falling 8 percent last week.

Fed nominee Powell: Financial system 'quite strong,' backs 'tailoring' to ease up on small banks

At his Senate confirmation hearing for Fed chair, Powell says he favors "tailoring" regulations to help smaller banks.

US goods trade deficit widens in October, inventories fall

The U.S. goods trade deficit increased sharply in October and inventories declined broadly.

Fed's Kashkari: There's no reason to 'tap brakes' on the US economy

Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank President Neel Kashkari on Monday signaled he may once again dissent of the Fed raises rates in December.

Morgan Stanley predicts 2018 will be 'tricky' for global economies; says sell US corporate bonds

Morgan Stanley remains optimistic in the global economy so long as other economies pick up the slack.

Tell us what you think: How will the launch of bitcoin futures affect the cryptocurrency?

In this week's Trader Poll, we want to know what sort of impact bitcoin futures will have on the cryptocurrency.

New bitcoin futures surge on Cboe — and even trigger two trading halts

Bitcoin prices jumped on Sunday right as the Cboe Futures Exchange began trading futures on the cryptocurrency.

After bitcoin's wild week, traders brace for futures launch

The newest way to bet on bitcoin will arrive on Sunday when bitcoin futures start trading.

Trump: Wells Fargo fines in mortgage cases 'will not be dropped' and could be hiked

President Trump rejected the notion that Wells Fargo would skate on penalties associated with claims of mortgage abuse.

Your first trade for Friday, December 8

The "Fast Money" traders share their first moves for the market open.

Decade in the making: post-crisis banking rules finally signed

Financial regulators reached a long-sought deal on Thursday to harmonize global banking rules, capping a decade of effort to make banks more resilient even if they fell short of their own initial hopes.

JPMorgan's Dimon taking customer pricing hints from Amazon

JPMorgan Chase & Co expects to offer more price discounts to its banking customers who buy multiple products, CEO Jamie Dimon said on Thursday.

Investor is betting big on China's payments system going global

First Eastern Investment Group is helping Alibaba's Alipay and Tencent's WeChat Pay to expand overseas.

United Continental announces $3 billion buyback

The company said in a statement that this amount represents approximately 17 percent of its market value as of its Wednesday closing price.

Bitcoin could rise to $100,000 or more before crashing to zero, says Interactive's Peterffy

Bitcoin's volatile price a risk to system as traders prepare to take on new futures trading contract

New bitcoin futures surge on Cboe — and even trigger two trading halts

Bitcoin prices jumped on Sunday right as the Cboe Futures Exchange began trading futures on the cryptocurrency.

After bitcoin's wild week, traders brace for futures launch

The newest way to bet on bitcoin will arrive on Sunday when bitcoin futures start trading.

Renault just showed a demo car that has headlights change color when it's self-driving

The SYMBIOZ demo car is Renault's vision of what cars could look like in 2030.

Amazon shows how corporations are taking on roles once performed by governments

In functional arenas from room-letting to transportation to commerce, persons will be increasingly subject to corporate, rather than democratic, control.

The feds just cleared a major roadblock for digital health

The FDA is figuring out how it will regulate software that helps doctors make treatment decisions.

Trump will start infrastructure push in January, White House officials say

White House officials say the details of the proposal could be released before Trump's State of the Union address.

Asia markets nudge higher; bitcoin futures make their big debut

Asian indexes were slightly higher, with bitcoin prices rising as futures of the cryptocurrency began trade.

The Chinese are much more positive about autonomous vehicles than Americans

People in China, India and Brazil are more hopeful about autonomous cars than people in some highly developed nations.

US crude jumps 1.3%, settling at $56.69, on threatened strike in Nigeria, short covering

Oil rose on Thursday due to a threatened strike in Nigeria and as traders covered shorts after losses the previous day.

Legendary trader Mark Fisher launches a 'modern day' version of the Dow average

"Without these names your life is blank," Mark Fisher said.

Trump may change his mind on withdrawing US from Paris climate agreement, says Rusal CEO

Donald Trump was wrong to withdraw the U.S. from the Paris climate agreement, according to the CEO of Rusal.

Saudis invite US firms to develop multi-billion-dollar nuclear power projects

Saudi Arabia has invited U.S. firms to take part in developing its civilian nuclear power program.

New tax bill offers last-minute breaks for developers, banks and oil industry

After the Senate vote, tax experts were scratching their head over what made it into the final version of the tax bill.

ADB to Support Technological Transformation in Indonesia

ADB has approved $750,000 to Indonesia to provide knowledge support and technical assistance to study the impact of disruptive technologies on the Indonesia economy.

ADB Menerbitkan Obligasi Terkait Rupiah yang Pertama

ADB telah mengumpulkan Rp1 triliun, atau sekitar $74 juta, dari penerbitan baru obligasi terkait rupiah di luar Indonesia. Transaksi ini distrukturkan sebagai obligasi bunga tetap 11 tahun yang jatuh tempo pada Desember 2028.

ADB, Global Fund Sign MOU to Help Countries in Asia Strengthen Health Systems to Fight HIV, Tuberculosis, and Malaria

ADB and the Global Fund have signed a memorandum of understanding to support the financing, design, and implementation of country-led programs to fight HIV, tuberculosis, and malaria, and build resilient health systems.

ADB President Calls for Stronger Efforts to Fight Corruption

ADB President Takehiko Nakao has called for increased efforts to help fight corruption, money laundering, and other illicit activities that derail economic development and the achievement of social equity in the region.

ADB Provides $346 Million to Upgrade State Highways in Karnataka, India

ADB's Board of Directors has approved a $346 million loan to upgrade highways in the Indian state of Karnataka.

ADB Issues Maiden Indonesian Rupiah Linked Bond

ADB has raised Rp1 trillion, about $74 million, from a new issue of offshore Indonesian rupiah-linked bonds. The transaction was structured as an 11-year fixed rate bond maturing in December 2028.

ADB to Help Improve Water Supply, Sanitation in 4 Cities in Cambodia

ADB's Board of Directors has approved a $50 million loan to help expand and improve urban water supply and sanitation services in four of Cambodia’s largest provincial cities.

ADB to Help Marshall Islands Deliver More Efficient, Sustainable Power

ADB is providing a $2 million grant to help reduce the Marshall Islands’ consumption of fossil fuels and increase renewable electricity generation in the country.

ADB-Supported High Speed Broadband Internet Goes Live in Palau

ADB joined the Government of Palau to celebrate the arrival of the country’s first high speed broadband internet connection in a ceremony at the Palau National Museum today.

Climate Change Could Derail Economic Progress in the Pacific — ADB

Countries in the Pacific should step up their efforts to adapt to more extreme weather conditions and mitigate disaster risks to improve the region’s economic growth prospects, according to ADB's latest Pacific Economic Monitor.