Australian boy flies solo to Bali 'after row over holiday'

The child was found by police in Indonesia after booking the solo trip on his parents' credit card.

Australians split over plans to trap urban peacocks

City councils want to stop the bird population from growing and damaging the local ecosystem.

The veggie burger that bleeds when you cut it

The meat industry, a major contributor to CO2 emissions and deforestation, is facing competition.

Loan sharks face fresh government crackdown

The Treasury aims to stamp out the 'lowlife crooks' preying on vulnerable people.

WhatsApp to raise minimum age limit to 16 in EU

The messaging app is changing its rules ahead of the introduction of new data privacy regulations in May.

End doubts over diesel's future, says Ford boss

Government must give consumers more clarity about the future of diesel cars, says Ford's UK chief.

Britain powers on without coal for three days

National Grid says the 72-hour streak is the longest since the 1880s.

TSB online banking chaos continues despite apology

The bank's IT chaos is set to continue into a fifth day despite an apology from the chief executive.

Gucci sales surge following major revamp

It follows a major revamp at the Italian label under creative director Alessandro Michele.

Hamleys owner 'eyes House of Fraser deal'

The Chinese firm that owns the toy store could take a stake in the department store chain, a report says.

Metro Bank avoids shareholder revolt

Founder Vernon Hill is re-elected chairman despite controversy over huge payments made to his wife's company.

Oil hits $75 as Iran sanction fears mount

Brent crude hits its highest level in more than three years as production cuts reduce stockpiles.

Vincent Bolloré: French tycoon held over 'Africa corruption'

Vincent Bolloré is questioned by police near Paris over contracts to run ports in Guinea and Togo.


Asian shares spooked by rising U.S. yields, cost worries

TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian shares were under pressure on Wednesday, with a rise in U.S. bond yields above the 3 percent threshold and warnings from bellwether U.S. companies of higher costs driving fears that corporate earnings growth may peak soon.

Shire says willing to recommend Takeda's $64 billion offer to shareholders

LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - London-listed drugmaker Shire Plc said it was willing to recommend a deal with Takeda Pharmaceutical Co to its shareholders, after the Japanese company sweetened its acquisition offer to 46 billion pounds ($64 billion).

GM, South Korea in talks to raise investment plan from $2.8 billion: source

SEOUL (Reuters) - General Motors and South Korea are in talks to increase the size of their investment in the U.S. automaker's local unit from a previously proposed $2.8 billion, a senior government source with direct knowledge of the matter said on Wednesday.

Apple shares drop on more warnings from iPhone supply chain

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Shares of Apple Inc dropped nearly 2 percent on Tuesday as investors worries intensified about soft demand for iPhones after a warning from a company that supplies components for smartphones.

DoubleLine's Gundlach says U.S. Treasuries 'not attractive'

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Jeffrey Gundlach, chief executive officer of DoubleLine Capital, said on Tuesday that U.S. Treasuries were "not attractive" even though the 10-year yield <US10YT=RR>, a benchmark for global borrowing costs, crossed the critical 3 percent threshold earlier in the day.

Trump says NAFTA talks going 'nicely,' Canada sees progress on auto rules

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday a new North American Free Trade Agreement could be agreed on quickly, as Canada hailed progress on forging new rules for the auto industry, the pivotal issue in talks to revamp the 24-year-old accord.

Coke warns of pain from UK sugar tax, U.S. freight costs

(Reuters) - Coca-Cola Co said on Tuesday it would take a hit in the second quarter from the introduction of a British sugar tax on soft drinks and rising freight costs in the United States, overshadowing modestly better than forecast results for the first three months of 2018.

Protesters greet Amazon's Jeff Bezos in Germany

BERLIN (Reuters) - Hundreds of Amazon workers blew whistles and banged drums on Tuesday to protest against the presentation of a German award to Jeff Bezos, the ecommerce firm's chief executive.

Lockheed lauds U.S. arms sales push, sees foreign sales rising

BERLIN (Reuters) - Top U.S. weapons maker Lockheed Martin Corp welcomed a push by U.S. President Donald Trump to speed up approvals of arms sales, saying it would reassure allies who had been frustrated by bureaucratic delays in the past.

Bitcoin climbs to six-week high as market sentiment improves

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bitcoin rose to a six-week high on Tuesday on positive headlines that included the possible entry of major financial institutions into the space, lifting sentiment on the overall cryptocurrency market.

China and Gulf states discuss OTIF accession to support international freight

INTERNATIONAL: China and the Gulf Co-Operation Council member states are discussing accession to...

Competition authority reviews open access bid

SPAIN: The National Commission on Markets & Competition has decided to resume work on reviewing...

Iranian railway expansion continues

IRAN: The city of Kermanshah was connected to the railway network when President Hassan Rouhani...

SB Rail awarded track machine contract

UK: Network Rail has awarded the SB Rail joint venture of Swietelsky and Babcock International...

Locomotives arrive in Abidjan

CÔTE D'IVOIRE: Four 2 250 hp Type GT22 diesel locomotives which Sitarail had ordered from US...

Competition comes to Swiss long-distance network

SWITZERLAND: The Federal Office for Transport has decided to split the concession to operate...

Ramboll acquires DEG Signal

UK: Engineering company Ramboll has acquired specialist signalling firm DEG Signal Ltd, which is...

World rail freight news round-up

Swedish operator Green Cargo announced on April 19 that it had ordered a further six Transmontana...

UNIFE prepares InnoTrans 2018 speaking programme

UNIFE: European railway supply industry association UNIFE will be representing 14 national...

World rail market - April 2018

Chile: SICE and software partner GMV are supplying 80 standard and 150 compact customised ticket...


Michigan Angel Community 2017 Research Report: Angels Invested $40M+ in 70 Michigan Companies

ANN ARBOR, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The “Michigan Angel Community”, a new statewide initiative managed by Ann Arbor SPARK, recently completed its first annual research report. The Michigan Angel Community initiative, which is supported by the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr Foundation, will represent and serve all of Michigan’s angel investors and groups, and is ultimately designed to help strengthen and accelerate entrepreneurial investment in the state. The report details important metrics and trends in M

Preston Hollow Capital Closes $59 Million Eastern Michigan University Parking Deal

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dallas-based Preston Hollow Capital (PHC) announced today the closing of a $59 million public-private parking transaction to monetize the parking system at Eastern Michigan University’s (EMU) Ypsilanti campus. Under the concession agreement, EMU received a $55 million upfront payment in exchange for the transfer of all University parking operations, allowing the University to fund long-term investments in academic facilities and programs. PHC has also committed over $4

Global Artificial Intelligence Market in Education Sector - Key Industry Insights | Technavio

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#AI--Technavio market research analysts forecast the global artificial intelligence market in education sector to grow at a CAGR of above 43% until 2022.

Dr. William Rankin Joins pi-top as Director of Learning and Research

AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--pi-top appoints award-winning educator & tech executive Dr. William Rankin as Director of Learning & Research to support learning by making initiative

NYU Shanghai and NYU Stern to Jointly Offer One-Year Master of Science Programs for College Graduates in Data Analytics & Business Computing and Quantitative Finance

SHANGHAI & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NYU Shanghai and the NYU Stern School of Business are partnering to deliver two new one-year Master of Science programs.

AppArmor Safety Apps and AppArmor Alert Unified Notification System Receive Platinum Secure Campus Awards

TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#AppArmor--The AppArmor Safety Platform received two “Platinum” distinctions in this year’s Secure Campus Awards from Campus Security & Life Safety.

Gies College of Business Establishes the AXIS Risk Management Academy at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. & PEMBROKE, Bermuda & ZURICH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--AXIS Capital today announced that it has established the AXIS Risk Management Academy at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

Despite Barriers, University Leaders Doubling Down on Analytics Investments

RESTON, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ellucian, the leading provider of software and services built to power higher education, today published the findings of a survey of 200 institutional leaders, titled: “What Will It Take to Build an Analytics-Driven Campus?” “Presidents, provosts and C-level leaders in higher education told us that institutional analytics are a priority,” said Ellucian Senior Vice President of Product Management, James Willey. “Despite the challenges that come with breaking down da

Standard Solar Completes 2 Megawatt Solar Project for University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science Horn Point Laboratory

ROCKVILLE, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#ANEM--Standard Solar, Inc., a leading solar energy company specializing in the development and financing of solar electric systems nationwide, has completed a 2 megawatt (MW) solar array at the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science’s (UMCES) Horn Point Laboratory. Standard Solar and UMCES partnered to develop a solar project designed to significantly reduce UMCES’ environmental footprint. ClicktoTweet “As a research institution committed to understan

Champlain College Online Forms truED Alliance Partnership with athenahealth

BURLINGTON, Vt.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Champlain College Online, one of the nation’s most innovative nonprofit colleges, today announced that athenahealth, a leading provider of network-enabled services for hospital and ambulatory clients nationwide, has joined Champlain’s truED© Alliance Program. Based on this partnership, athenahealth’s team of more than 4,000 U.S.-based staff members will have affordable access to over 60 degree and certificate programs offered by the regionally accredited online


SolarReserve和ACWA签署带储能装置的南非100兆瓦太阳能热电项目购电协议

加州圣塔莫尼卡--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SolarReserve and ACWA Sign Power Contract for 100MW Solar Thermal Project With Energy Storage in South Africa

SolarReserve和ACWA簽署具有儲能裝置的南非100兆瓦太陽能熱電計劃購電協議

加州聖塔莫尼卡--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SolarReserve and ACWA Sign Power Contract for 100MW Solar Thermal Project With Energy Storage in South Africa

Sprinklr Hires Former Microsoft U.S. CMO Grad Conn as Chief Experience and Marketing Officer

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sprinklr Hires Former Microsoft U.S. CMO Grad Conn as Chief Experience and Marketing Officer

MTV Catapults to Thursday’s #1 Network in Primetime

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$VIAB--MTV is utilizing monster hit “Jersey Shore Family Vacation” to launch new series and expand on its thriving Thursday night block. First up was “Ex on the Beach” which debuted out of “JSFV” last week and proved the strategy is working. It was MTV’s highest rated non –“Jersey Shore” unscripted series launch in over four years, +282% from the time period average, and +174% from MTV’s new series average. The powerhouse combination of “JSFV” and “Ex on the Beach” secured M

Hudson Group Announces Earnings Call to Discuss First Quarter 2018 Results

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hudson Ltd. (NYSE:HUD) (“Hudson Group”), a leader in North American travel retail, announced today that it will hold a conference call and webcast on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 10:00 am ET to discuss its results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018. We encourage participants to pre-register for the conference call using the following link: http://dpregister.com/10119855 Callers who pre-register will be given a conference passcode and unique PIN to gain

Liberty Broadband Corporation to Hold Annual Meeting of Stockholders

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Liberty Broadband Corporation to Hold Annual Meeting of Stockholders

W. R. Berkley Corporation Reports First Quarter Results

GREENWICH, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--W. R. Berkley Corporation (NYSE:WRB) today reported net income for the first quarter of 2018 of $166 million, or $1.30 per share.       Summary Financial Data (Amounts in thousands, except per share data)   First Quarter 2018   2017   Gross premiums written $ 1,979,421 $ 1,936,207 Net premiums written 1,665,338 1,646,838   Net income to common stockholders 166,396 123,447 Net income per diluted share 1.30 0.96   Return on equity (1) 12.3 % 9.8 %   (1)   Return

Donnelley Financial Solutions to Host Investor Day on May 22, 2018, in New York City

CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Donnelley Financial Solutions (NYSE:DFIN), a leading provider of risk and compliance solutions for investment funds and public and private companies around the world, today announced that it will host the Company’s first ever Investor Day on May 22, 2018 in New York City. The event will be held at the Maxwell Hotel, New York City – 541 Lexington Avenue, New York, NY 10022 (previously the W Hotel). Investors and analysts can RSVP their attendance via email to: investors

Fresh Innovations Are in Bloom This Spring at California Pizza Kitchen

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) invites guests to come along on a culinary adventure from the comfort of their local CPK, with the arrival of its new, globally inspired seasonal menu for spring and summer. Featuring a variety of innovative items bursting with fresh and unique ingredients, CPK’s new seasonal menu includes dishes like the Shanghai Power Bowl with black heirloom Forbidden Rice®* and seared shrimp, the Sonoma Grilled Chicken Flatbread topped with roaste

Entercom Communications to Report 2018 First Quarter Financial Results, Host Conference Call on May 8

PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) announced today that it will report its 2018 first quarter financial results before the market opens on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. The Company will host a conference call at 9:00 a.m. ET that morning to review the results. The public may access the conference call by dialing Toll Free: 888-889-0278 and Toll: 312-470-7365, passcode: Entercom (domestic and international callers). Please call five minutes in advance to ensure that


Cementos Pacasmayo S.A.A. Announces Consolidated Results for First Quarter 2018

LIMA, Peru--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cementos Pacasmayo S.A.A. and subsidiaries (NYSE: CPAC; BVL: CPACASC1) (“the Company” or “Pacasmayo”) a leading cement company serving the Peruvian construction industry, announced today its consolidated results for the first quarter (“1Q18”) ended March 31, 2018. These results have been prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (“IFRS”) and are stated in nominal Peruvian Soles (S/). 1Q18 Financial and Operational Highlights: (All compa

Billions in SB1 Road Repairs Will Take Center Stage as Asphalt Industry & Agency Reps Gather For CalAPA Pavement Conference April 25-26 in Ontario

WEST SACRAMENTO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Road-building industry and agency representatives gather in Ontario to discuss SB1 transportation funding for local, state transportation improvement.

PS Business Parks, Inc. Reports Results for the Quarter Ended March 31, 2018

GLENDALE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PS Business Parks, Inc. (NYSE:PSB) reported operating results for the quarter ended March 31, 2018. Operating Results for the Three Months Ended March 31, 2018 Net income allocable to common shareholders was $46.0 million, or $1.69 per diluted common share, for the three months ended March 31, 2018, an increase of $19.7 million, or 74.5%, from $26.4 million, or $0.97 per diluted common share, for the same period in 2017. The increase was mainly due to the gain

Matthews™ Closes Another Shopping Center for Top 10 REIT

PALM COAST, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#AssetServices--Matthews Real Estate Investment Services™ closes Old Kings Commons, an 84,759 square foot multi-anchor community shopping center in Palm Coast, FL.

B&W MEGTEC vince un contratto per fornire attrezzature di rivestimento a un produttore di batterie agli ioni di litio

CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. (B&W) (NYSE:BW) oggi ha annunciato che la sua filiale Babcock & Wilcox MEGTEC (B&W MEGTEC) si è aggiudicata un contratto del valore di oltre 15 milioni di dollari per la progettazione e fornitura di attrezzature per il rivestimento di batterie a FIB S.r.l., un’affiliata di K.R. ENERGY Group, da impiegare in uno stabilimento di produzione di batterie agli ioni di litio in fase di costruzione a Teverola, in Campa

Boston Properties Announces First Quarter 2018 Results

BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Boston Properties, Inc. (NYSE: BXP), a real estate investment trust and one of the largest owners, managers and developers of Class A office properties in the United States, reported results today for the first quarter ended March 31, 2018. Net income attributable to common shareholders was $176.0 million compared to $97.1 million for the quarter ended March 31, 2017. Net income attributable to common shareholders per share (EPS) was $1.14 basic and $1.14 on a diluted b

TechnipFMC plc Announces Exchange Offer for 3.45% Senior Notes due 2022

LONDON & PARIS & HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: TechnipFMC plc (“TechnipFMC”) (NYSE: FTI) (Paris: FTI) (ISIN: GB00BDSFG982) announced today that it has commenced an exchange offer for its outstanding unregistered 3.45% Senior Notes due 2022, Series A. These notes were originally issued on March 29, 2017, in a private placement exempt from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, in an aggregate principal amount of $459,764,000 million (the “Exchange O

PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust Announces Date for 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders

WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PennyMac Mortgage Investment Trust (NYSE: PMT) today announced that it will hold its 2018 Annual Meeting of Shareholders at 11:00 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time on Tuesday, June 5, 2018, at the Company’s headquarters located at 3043 Townsgate Road, Westlake Village, CA 91361. Shareholders of record as of the close of business on April 6, 2018 are entitled to receive notice of, to attend, and to vote at the annual meeting. About PennyMac Mortgage Investment

Ares Commercial Real Estate Corporation Appoints Edmond N. Moriarty, III to its Board of Directors

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ares Commercial Real Estate Corporation (NYSE: ACRE) announced today that it has appointed Edmond N. Moriarty, III to its Board of Directors as an independent Class I Director, effective immediately. Mr. Moriarty’s appointment expands the Board from eight to nine members, six of whom are independent. Mr. Moriarty currently serves as the Chief Financial Officer and Head of Risk for Rockefeller Capital Management and is a member of its Executive Committee. Previously, M

Weingarten Realty Reports Another Strong Quarter

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$WRI #Q12018--Weingarten Realty (NYSE: WRI) announced today the results of its operations for the quarter ending March 31, 2018.


FedEx Awards $120,500 to Top Ten Winners of its Sixth Annual Small Business Grant Contest

MEMPHIS, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--FedEx announced today that Rumi Spice is the grand prize winner of its sixth annual FedEx Small Business Grant Contest.

Samenvatting: Moody’s wil deuren openen voor een betere toekomst

NEW YORK & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) heeft vandaag een wereldwijde aanpak van maatschappelijk verantwoord ondernemen (MVO) gelanceerd, gericht op het wereldwijd versterken van mensen met informatie, middelen en het vertrouwen die zij nodig hebben om een betere toekomst te creëren – voor zichzelf, hun gemeenschap en het milieu. De kern van Moody’s wereldwijde focus op MVO is Reshape Tomorrow, een initiatief voor financiële machtiging om mensen te helpen met de groei

PPG Reports Sustainability Progress, New 2025 Goals

PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PPG (NYSE:PPG) today released its 2017 Corporate Sustainability Report, which details the company’s continued progress in strengthening its sustainable operations in 2017 and the launch of new, aggressive sustainability goals it aims to achieve by 2025. The report is available at sustainability.ppg.com. “PPG’s sustainability efforts go beyond product innovations to extend to our customers’ operations and the communities in which we operate,” said Mark Cancilla, PPG

PPG publie son Rapport de Développement Durable et ses nouveaux objectifs à 2025

PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PPG (NYSE:PPG) publie aujourd'hui son Rapport de Développement Durable 2017, qui présente les progrès continus du groupe dans l’amélioration de ses activités durables en 2017 et les nouveaux objectifs ambitieux de développement durable qu'elle entend atteindre d'ici 2025. Le rapport est disponible sur sustainability.ppg.com. « Les efforts de PPG en matière de développement durable vont au-delà des innovations produits pour s'étendre à nos clients et aux communautés

Samenvatting: PPG meldt vooruitgang op het gebied van duurzaamheid en nieuwe doelen voor 2025

PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PPG (NYSE:PPG) heeft vandaag haar Corporate Sustainability Rapport voor 2017 gepresenteerd, waarin verslag wordt gedaan van onder meer de continue vooruitgang in het versterken van duurzame bedrijfsvoering in 2017 en de lancering van nieuwe, vooruitstrevende Sustainability doelstellingen die in 2025 gehaald moeten zijn. Het verslag is beschikbaar op sustainability.ppg.com. "PPG's inspanningen op het gebied van duurzaamheid gaan verder dan de inzet van productinnovat

PPG informa progresso de sustentabilidade, novas metas de 2025

PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PPG (NYSE:PPG) divulgou hoje seu Relatório de Sustentabilidade Corporativa 2017, que detalha o progresso contínuo da empresa no fortalecimento de suas operações sustentáveis em 2017 e o lançamento de novos e agressivos objetivos de sustentabilidade que pretende alcançar até 2025. O relatório está disponível em sustainability.ppg.com. “Os esforços de sustentabilidade da PPG vão além das inovações de produtos para ampliar as operações de nossos clientes e as comunidad

PPG anuncia un progreso en su sustentabilidad y nuevas metas para 2025

PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PPG (NYSE:PPG) publicó hoy su Informe de Sustentabilidad Corporativa 2017, que detalla el continuo progreso de la compañía en el fortalecimiento de sus operaciones sustentables y el lanzamiento de nuevas y agresivas metas de sustentabilidad que espera alcanzar en 2025. El informe está disponible en sustainability.ppg.com. “Los esfuerzos de sustentabilidad de PPG van más allá de innovaciones de productos para ampliar las operaciones de nuestros clientes y las comunid

PPG meldet Nachhaltigkeitsfortschritte, neue Ziele bis 2025

PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PPG (NYSE:PPG) veröffentlichte heute seinen Unternehmens-Nachhaltigkeitsbericht für 2017. Darin werden die kontinuierlichen Fortschritte des Unternehmens zur Förderung nachhaltiger Geschäftsoperationen im Jahr 2017 sowie die Einführung neuer, herausfordernder Nachhaltigkeitsziele, die bis 2025 verwirklicht werden sollen, detailliert geschildert. Der Bericht ist unter sustainability.ppg.com verfügbar. „Die Nachhaltigkeitsbemühungen von PPG gehen weit über Produktinno

Moody’s Busca Abrir Portas para um Futuro Melhor

NOVA YORK & LONDRES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) lançou hoje uma abordagem mundial da responsabilidade social corporativa (CSR) com foco na capacitação de pessoas ao redor do mundo com a informação, recursos e confiança que precisam para criar um futuro melhor — a si mesmos, às suas comunidades e ao meio ambiente. No centro do foco global de CSR da Moody's está a Reshape Tomorrow, uma iniciativa de capacitação financeira para ajudar as pessoas a terem sucesso no cresciment

Moody’s will Türen zu einer besseren Zukunft öffnen

NEW YORK und LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) startete heute einen globalen Ansatz zur sozialen Verantwortung von Unternehmen (CSR) mit Schwerpunkt auf der Befähigung von Menschen in der ganzen Welt mit den notwendigen Informationen, Ressourcen und dem Selbstvertrauen, die sie brauchen, um eine bessere Zukunft - für sich selbst, ihre Gemeinschaften und ihre Umwelt - zu schaffen. Im Zentrum des globalen CSR-Fokus von Moody's steht die Initiative Reshape Tomorrow (das Morge


AVM Revoluciona el Mercado Comercial de Vehículos Eléctricos en el Inicio de la ACT Expo 2018

LOS ÁNGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--En la próxima Advanced Clean Expo (ACT) Expo 2018, desde el 30 de abril al 3 mayo en Long Beach, California, AVM (Advanced Vehicle Manufacturing) presentará el primer vehículo de su línea de autobuses completamente eléctricos y de tamaño medio, el EV27. En aproximadamente el mismo tiempo que toma llenar un tanque de gasolina, el autobús de piso bajo de AVM, 100 % eléctrico, EV27, se carga por completo y está listo para funcionar, lo que maximiza su tiempo laboral.

SolarReserve和ACWA签署带储能装置的南非100兆瓦太阳能热电项目购电协议

加州圣塔莫尼卡--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SolarReserve and ACWA Sign Power Contract for 100MW Solar Thermal Project With Energy Storage in South Africa

SolarReserve和ACWA簽署具有儲能裝置的南非100兆瓦太陽能熱電計劃購電協議

加州聖塔莫尼卡--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SolarReserve and ACWA Sign Power Contract for 100MW Solar Thermal Project With Energy Storage in South Africa

Itron to Release First Quarter 2018 Results on May 14, 2018

LIBERTY LAKE, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Itron to Release First Quarter 2018 Results on May 14, 2018

Tortoise Capital Advisors, L.L.C. Announces Release of the 2018 First Quarter Report for Closed-End Funds (TYG, NTG, TTP, NDP and TPZ)

LEAWOOD, Kan.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Tortoise Capital Advisors, L.L.C., the adviser of TYG, NTG, TTP, NDP and TPZ announced today the release of the combined 2018 first quarter stockholders’ report for these funds. This report is available online at www.tortoiseadvisors.com. Please call (866) 362-9331 or email info@tortoiseadvisors.com to request hard copies of this report free of charge. Quarterly Energy Value Chain Conference Call Tortoise will host its quarterly 2018 conference call on April 25,

NGL Energy Partners Announces Quarterly Cash Distribution

TULSA, Okla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NGL Energy Partners Announces Quarterly Cash Distribution

International Seaways to Announce First Quarter 2018 Results on May 4, 2018

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--International Seaways, Inc. (NYSE: INSW) (the “Company” or “INSW”) announced today that it plans to release first quarter 2018 results before market open on Friday, May 4, 2018. The Company will host a conference call to discuss its first quarter 2018 results at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on Friday, May 4, 2018. To access the call, participants should dial (855) 940-9471 for domestic callers and (412) 317-5211 for international callers. Please dial in ten minutes p

B&W MEGTEC vince un contratto per fornire attrezzature di rivestimento a un produttore di batterie agli ioni di litio

CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. (B&W) (NYSE:BW) oggi ha annunciato che la sua filiale Babcock & Wilcox MEGTEC (B&W MEGTEC) si è aggiudicata un contratto del valore di oltre 15 milioni di dollari per la progettazione e fornitura di attrezzature per il rivestimento di batterie a FIB S.r.l., un’affiliata di K.R. ENERGY Group, da impiegare in uno stabilimento di produzione di batterie agli ioni di litio in fase di costruzione a Teverola, in Campa

Overseas Shipholding Group to Announce First Quarter 2018 Results on May 9, 2018

TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. to Announce First Quarter 2018 Results on May 9, 2018

SilverBow Resources to Participate at Stephens 2018 Energy Executive Summit

HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SilverBow Resources, Inc. (NYSE: SBOW) (“SilverBow” or “the Company”) announced today that the Company will participate at the Stephens 2018 Energy Executive Summit in Little Rock, Arkansas, on Wednesday, May 16, 2018. The Corporate Presentation being used will be accessible on the Company’s website at www.sbow.com under the “Investor Relations” section. About SilverBow Resources SilverBow Resources (NYSE: SBOW) is a Houston-based energy company actively engaged in the


Itron to Release First Quarter 2018 Results on May 14, 2018

LIBERTY LAKE, Wash.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Itron to Release First Quarter 2018 Results on May 14, 2018

Cheers to the Land of the Long Leaf Pine: Appalachian Mountain Brewery and The Longleaf Alliance Partner to Help Restore Thousands of Longleaf Pines in the Southeast

BOONE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--APPALACHIAN MOUNTAIN BREWERY AND THE LONGLEAF ALLIANCE PARTNER TO HELP RESTORE THOUSANDS OF LONGLEAF PINES IN THE SOUTHEAST

Pre-ordering Five Tesla Semis, City Furniture is First Furniture Retailer in U.S. To Announce it’s Adding the All-Electric Trucks to its Fleet

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--City Furniture is the first furniture retailer in the U.S. to announce the pre-order of five all-electric Tesla Semi trucks.

PG&E Customers Eligible to Save $3,000 on a New Nissan LEAF Electric Vehicle

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NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) today announced a new commitment to provide $250Bn in low-carbon financing by 2030. Contributing to this commitment are the Firm’s activities in clean-tech and renewable energy financing, sustainable bonds and other transactions that enable low-carbon solutions. As companies, governments and institutions transition to a low-carbon economy, Morgan Stanley views low-carbon financing as a win-win for business and the environment. “This announcem

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MINNETONKA, Minn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NatureWorks names Richard Altice new President and CEO replacing Marc Verbruggen, who led the company from 2008 to his retirement in 2017.

2 Day Seminar: REACH and RoHS Compliance - Protecting Revenues with Advanced Compliance (San Francisco, CA - August 2-3, 2018) - ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "REACH and RoHS Compliance: Protecting Revenues with Advanced Compliance" conference has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. This seminar will go into the specifics of the REACH and RoHS regulations, provide case studies and share lessons learned so your organization can benefit from the mistakes of others. Also, the seminar reviews the latest on both directives and will draw out key developments and key dates (if applicable) with particular emphasis on

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PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PPG (NYSE:PPG) today released its 2017 Corporate Sustainability Report, which details the company’s continued progress in strengthening its sustainable operations in 2017 and the launch of new, aggressive sustainability goals it aims to achieve by 2025. The report is available at sustainability.ppg.com. “PPG’s sustainability efforts go beyond product innovations to extend to our customers’ operations and the communities in which we operate,” said Mark Cancilla, PPG

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PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PPG (NYSE:PPG) publicó hoy su Informe de Sustentabilidad Corporativa 2017, que detalla el continuo progreso de la compañía en el fortalecimiento de sus operaciones sustentables y el lanzamiento de nuevas y agresivas metas de sustentabilidad que espera alcanzar en 2025. El informe está disponible en sustainability.ppg.com. “Los esfuerzos de sustentabilidad de PPG van más allá de innovaciones de productos para ampliar las operaciones de nuestros clientes y las comunid


SIFLEX改由Rimini Street為其SAP應用程式提供支援服務

拉斯維加斯--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(美國商業資訊)--全球企業軟體產品和服務提供者、甲骨文和SAP產品領先的協力廠商支援服務提供者Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI)今日宣布,總部位於韓國的全球領先的印刷電路板(PCB)供應商SIFLEX已從供應商改由Rimini Street為其SAP ERP提供支援服務。透過此次轉換,SIFLEX已能夠將其維護費用降低50%,並且現在可以盡可能地延長其當前穩定且可靠的ERP ECC 5.0系統的使用壽命,即從該公司轉由Rimini Street提供支援服務之日起至少15年。SIFLEX還能釋放內部IT人員,以專注於組織內更緊迫的計畫。 尋求替代方案,以取代高成本、低品質的供應商支援服務 為提高生產力和更好地最佳化IT成本,SIFLEX開始在兩個方面探索方案:尋找替代方案,以釋放其IT員工,讓他們專注於業務中更具策略性和成長性的專案;尋求降低SAP ERP維護成本的方案。此外,SIFLEX正在尋求比軟體供應商所提供的更高品質的服務,並希望全面降低對SAP的依賴。在針對釋放內部資源和降低SAP軟體支援成本

NIO House Opens at Auto China 2018: NIO Unveils Six-Seater ES8

BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#NIO--NIO House Opens at Auto China 2018: NIO Unveils Six-Seater ES8

Ennis, Inc. Reports Results for the Quarter and Year Ended February 28, 2018 and Sets Record Date for Annual Shareholder Meeting

MIDLOTHIAN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ennis, Inc. (the “Company"), (NYSE: EBF), today reported financial results for the quarter and fiscal year ended February 28, 2018. Highlights include: Revenues increased $13.3 million, or 3.7% for the comparative fiscal year. Gross profit margin increased from 28.8% to 30.2% on a comparative quarter basis, and increased from 29.1% to 31.6% for the comparative fiscal year. Diluted earnings per share from continuing operations increased from $0.28 to $0.32 on

B&W MEGTEC vince un contratto per fornire attrezzature di rivestimento a un produttore di batterie agli ioni di litio

CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. (B&W) (NYSE:BW) oggi ha annunciato che la sua filiale Babcock & Wilcox MEGTEC (B&W MEGTEC) si è aggiudicata un contratto del valore di oltre 15 milioni di dollari per la progettazione e fornitura di attrezzature per il rivestimento di batterie a FIB S.r.l., un’affiliata di K.R. ENERGY Group, da impiegare in uno stabilimento di produzione di batterie agli ioni di litio in fase di costruzione a Teverola, in Campa

Port of Brownsville and Big River Steel LLC Sign Option Agreement

BROWNSVILLE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Port of Brownsville (Texas) has signed an option agreement covering up to 800 acres of property with Big River Steel LLC.

Packaging Corporation of America Reports First Quarter 2018 Results

LAKE FOREST, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Packaging Corporation of America (NYSE: PKG) today reported first quarter 2018 net income of $140 million, or $1.48 per share and $1.55 per share excluding special items. First quarter net sales were $1.7 billion in 2018 and $1.5 billion in 2017.   Diluted earnings per share attributable to Packaging Corporation of America shareholders     Three Months Ended March 31 2018   2017   Change Reported Diluted EPS $ 1.48 $ 1.24 $ 0.24 Special Items Expense (1) 0.07

KBRA Assigns A Rating to Aviation Capital Group LLC Senior Unsecured Notes

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) has assigned a senior unsecured rating of A with a Stable Outlook to the senior unsecured notes to be issued by Aviation Capital Group LLC (“ACG” or “the Company”), an aircraft leasing company headquartered in Newport Beach, California. The company intends to use the proceeds for general corporate purposes, which may include the repayment of existing debt. KBRA previously assigned ACG an issuer rating and a senior unsecured debt rating

Fruits and Vegetable Processing Equipment Procurement Research – Market Trends and Spend Analysis by SpendEdge

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#agrocommoditiesandrawmaterials--SpendEdge has announced the release of their Global Fruits and Vegetable Processing Equipment Procurement Report.

TechnipFMC plc Announces Exchange Offer for 3.45% Senior Notes due 2022

LONDON & PARIS & HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: TechnipFMC plc (“TechnipFMC”) (NYSE: FTI) (Paris: FTI) (ISIN: GB00BDSFG982) announced today that it has commenced an exchange offer for its outstanding unregistered 3.45% Senior Notes due 2022, Series A. These notes were originally issued on March 29, 2017, in a private placement exempt from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, in an aggregate principal amount of $459,764,000 million (the “Exchange O

Triumph Group to Webcast Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018 Earnings Conference Call

BERWYN, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Triumph Group, Inc. (NYSE: TGI) will release fourth quarter and fiscal year 2018 earnings on May 10, 2018 and will host a conference call that day at 8:30 a.m. ET. A slide presentation will be included with the audio portion of the webcast.     What: Triumph Group, Inc. Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018 Earnings Conference Call   When: 8:30 a.m. ET on Thursday, May 10, 2018   Where: http://www.triumphgroup.com   How: Go to the web site at least fifteen minutes ea


SIFLEX改由Rimini Street為其SAP應用程式提供支援服務

拉斯維加斯--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(美國商業資訊)--全球企業軟體產品和服務提供者、甲骨文和SAP產品領先的協力廠商支援服務提供者Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI)今日宣布,總部位於韓國的全球領先的印刷電路板(PCB)供應商SIFLEX已從供應商改由Rimini Street為其SAP ERP提供支援服務。透過此次轉換,SIFLEX已能夠將其維護費用降低50%,並且現在可以盡可能地延長其當前穩定且可靠的ERP ECC 5.0系統的使用壽命,即從該公司轉由Rimini Street提供支援服務之日起至少15年。SIFLEX還能釋放內部IT人員,以專注於組織內更緊迫的計畫。 尋求替代方案,以取代高成本、低品質的供應商支援服務 為提高生產力和更好地最佳化IT成本,SIFLEX開始在兩個方面探索方案:尋找替代方案,以釋放其IT員工,讓他們專注於業務中更具策略性和成長性的專案;尋求降低SAP ERP維護成本的方案。此外,SIFLEX正在尋求比軟體供應商所提供的更高品質的服務,並希望全面降低對SAP的依賴。在針對釋放內部資源和降低SAP軟體支援成本

NIO House Opens at Auto China 2018: NIO Unveils Six-Seater ES8

BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#NIO--NIO House Opens at Auto China 2018: NIO Unveils Six-Seater ES8

Ennis, Inc. Reports Results for the Quarter and Year Ended February 28, 2018 and Sets Record Date for Annual Shareholder Meeting

MIDLOTHIAN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ennis, Inc. (the “Company"), (NYSE: EBF), today reported financial results for the quarter and fiscal year ended February 28, 2018. Highlights include: Revenues increased $13.3 million, or 3.7% for the comparative fiscal year. Gross profit margin increased from 28.8% to 30.2% on a comparative quarter basis, and increased from 29.1% to 31.6% for the comparative fiscal year. Diluted earnings per share from continuing operations increased from $0.28 to $0.32 on

B&W MEGTEC vince un contratto per fornire attrezzature di rivestimento a un produttore di batterie agli ioni di litio

CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. (B&W) (NYSE:BW) oggi ha annunciato che la sua filiale Babcock & Wilcox MEGTEC (B&W MEGTEC) si è aggiudicata un contratto del valore di oltre 15 milioni di dollari per la progettazione e fornitura di attrezzature per il rivestimento di batterie a FIB S.r.l., un’affiliata di K.R. ENERGY Group, da impiegare in uno stabilimento di produzione di batterie agli ioni di litio in fase di costruzione a Teverola, in Campa

Port of Brownsville and Big River Steel LLC Sign Option Agreement

BROWNSVILLE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Port of Brownsville (Texas) has signed an option agreement covering up to 800 acres of property with Big River Steel LLC.

Packaging Corporation of America Reports First Quarter 2018 Results

LAKE FOREST, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Packaging Corporation of America (NYSE: PKG) today reported first quarter 2018 net income of $140 million, or $1.48 per share and $1.55 per share excluding special items. First quarter net sales were $1.7 billion in 2018 and $1.5 billion in 2017.   Diluted earnings per share attributable to Packaging Corporation of America shareholders     Three Months Ended March 31 2018   2017   Change Reported Diluted EPS $ 1.48 $ 1.24 $ 0.24 Special Items Expense (1) 0.07

KBRA Assigns A Rating to Aviation Capital Group LLC Senior Unsecured Notes

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) has assigned a senior unsecured rating of A with a Stable Outlook to the senior unsecured notes to be issued by Aviation Capital Group LLC (“ACG” or “the Company”), an aircraft leasing company headquartered in Newport Beach, California. The company intends to use the proceeds for general corporate purposes, which may include the repayment of existing debt. KBRA previously assigned ACG an issuer rating and a senior unsecured debt rating

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LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#agrocommoditiesandrawmaterials--SpendEdge has announced the release of their Global Fruits and Vegetable Processing Equipment Procurement Report.

TechnipFMC plc Announces Exchange Offer for 3.45% Senior Notes due 2022

LONDON & PARIS & HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: TechnipFMC plc (“TechnipFMC”) (NYSE: FTI) (Paris: FTI) (ISIN: GB00BDSFG982) announced today that it has commenced an exchange offer for its outstanding unregistered 3.45% Senior Notes due 2022, Series A. These notes were originally issued on March 29, 2017, in a private placement exempt from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, in an aggregate principal amount of $459,764,000 million (the “Exchange O

Triumph Group to Webcast Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018 Earnings Conference Call

BERWYN, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Triumph Group, Inc. (NYSE: TGI) will release fourth quarter and fiscal year 2018 earnings on May 10, 2018 and will host a conference call that day at 8:30 a.m. ET. A slide presentation will be included with the audio portion of the webcast.     What: Triumph Group, Inc. Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018 Earnings Conference Call   When: 8:30 a.m. ET on Thursday, May 10, 2018   Where: http://www.triumphgroup.com   How: Go to the web site at least fifteen minutes ea


SIFLEX改由Rimini Street為其SAP應用程式提供支援服務

拉斯維加斯--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(美國商業資訊)--全球企業軟體產品和服務提供者、甲骨文和SAP產品領先的協力廠商支援服務提供者Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI)今日宣布,總部位於韓國的全球領先的印刷電路板(PCB)供應商SIFLEX已從供應商改由Rimini Street為其SAP ERP提供支援服務。透過此次轉換,SIFLEX已能夠將其維護費用降低50%,並且現在可以盡可能地延長其當前穩定且可靠的ERP ECC 5.0系統的使用壽命,即從該公司轉由Rimini Street提供支援服務之日起至少15年。SIFLEX還能釋放內部IT人員,以專注於組織內更緊迫的計畫。 尋求替代方案,以取代高成本、低品質的供應商支援服務 為提高生產力和更好地最佳化IT成本,SIFLEX開始在兩個方面探索方案:尋找替代方案,以釋放其IT員工,讓他們專注於業務中更具策略性和成長性的專案;尋求降低SAP ERP維護成本的方案。此外,SIFLEX正在尋求比軟體供應商所提供的更高品質的服務,並希望全面降低對SAP的依賴。在針對釋放內部資源和降低SAP軟體支援成本

NIO House Opens at Auto China 2018: NIO Unveils Six-Seater ES8

BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#NIO--NIO House Opens at Auto China 2018: NIO Unveils Six-Seater ES8

Ennis, Inc. Reports Results for the Quarter and Year Ended February 28, 2018 and Sets Record Date for Annual Shareholder Meeting

MIDLOTHIAN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ennis, Inc. (the “Company"), (NYSE: EBF), today reported financial results for the quarter and fiscal year ended February 28, 2018. Highlights include: Revenues increased $13.3 million, or 3.7% for the comparative fiscal year. Gross profit margin increased from 28.8% to 30.2% on a comparative quarter basis, and increased from 29.1% to 31.6% for the comparative fiscal year. Diluted earnings per share from continuing operations increased from $0.28 to $0.32 on

B&W MEGTEC vince un contratto per fornire attrezzature di rivestimento a un produttore di batterie agli ioni di litio

CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. (B&W) (NYSE:BW) oggi ha annunciato che la sua filiale Babcock & Wilcox MEGTEC (B&W MEGTEC) si è aggiudicata un contratto del valore di oltre 15 milioni di dollari per la progettazione e fornitura di attrezzature per il rivestimento di batterie a FIB S.r.l., un’affiliata di K.R. ENERGY Group, da impiegare in uno stabilimento di produzione di batterie agli ioni di litio in fase di costruzione a Teverola, in Campa

Port of Brownsville and Big River Steel LLC Sign Option Agreement

BROWNSVILLE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Port of Brownsville (Texas) has signed an option agreement covering up to 800 acres of property with Big River Steel LLC.

Packaging Corporation of America Reports First Quarter 2018 Results

LAKE FOREST, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Packaging Corporation of America (NYSE: PKG) today reported first quarter 2018 net income of $140 million, or $1.48 per share and $1.55 per share excluding special items. First quarter net sales were $1.7 billion in 2018 and $1.5 billion in 2017.   Diluted earnings per share attributable to Packaging Corporation of America shareholders     Three Months Ended March 31 2018   2017   Change Reported Diluted EPS $ 1.48 $ 1.24 $ 0.24 Special Items Expense (1) 0.07

KBRA Assigns A Rating to Aviation Capital Group LLC Senior Unsecured Notes

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) has assigned a senior unsecured rating of A with a Stable Outlook to the senior unsecured notes to be issued by Aviation Capital Group LLC (“ACG” or “the Company”), an aircraft leasing company headquartered in Newport Beach, California. The company intends to use the proceeds for general corporate purposes, which may include the repayment of existing debt. KBRA previously assigned ACG an issuer rating and a senior unsecured debt rating

Fruits and Vegetable Processing Equipment Procurement Research – Market Trends and Spend Analysis by SpendEdge

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#agrocommoditiesandrawmaterials--SpendEdge has announced the release of their Global Fruits and Vegetable Processing Equipment Procurement Report.

TechnipFMC plc Announces Exchange Offer for 3.45% Senior Notes due 2022

LONDON & PARIS & HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: TechnipFMC plc (“TechnipFMC”) (NYSE: FTI) (Paris: FTI) (ISIN: GB00BDSFG982) announced today that it has commenced an exchange offer for its outstanding unregistered 3.45% Senior Notes due 2022, Series A. These notes were originally issued on March 29, 2017, in a private placement exempt from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, in an aggregate principal amount of $459,764,000 million (the “Exchange O

Triumph Group to Webcast Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018 Earnings Conference Call

BERWYN, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Triumph Group, Inc. (NYSE: TGI) will release fourth quarter and fiscal year 2018 earnings on May 10, 2018 and will host a conference call that day at 8:30 a.m. ET. A slide presentation will be included with the audio portion of the webcast.     What: Triumph Group, Inc. Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018 Earnings Conference Call   When: 8:30 a.m. ET on Thursday, May 10, 2018   Where: http://www.triumphgroup.com   How: Go to the web site at least fifteen minutes ea


SIFLEX改由Rimini Street為其SAP應用程式提供支援服務

拉斯維加斯--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(美國商業資訊)--全球企業軟體產品和服務提供者、甲骨文和SAP產品領先的協力廠商支援服務提供者Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI)今日宣布,總部位於韓國的全球領先的印刷電路板(PCB)供應商SIFLEX已從供應商改由Rimini Street為其SAP ERP提供支援服務。透過此次轉換,SIFLEX已能夠將其維護費用降低50%,並且現在可以盡可能地延長其當前穩定且可靠的ERP ECC 5.0系統的使用壽命,即從該公司轉由Rimini Street提供支援服務之日起至少15年。SIFLEX還能釋放內部IT人員,以專注於組織內更緊迫的計畫。 尋求替代方案,以取代高成本、低品質的供應商支援服務 為提高生產力和更好地最佳化IT成本,SIFLEX開始在兩個方面探索方案:尋找替代方案,以釋放其IT員工,讓他們專注於業務中更具策略性和成長性的專案;尋求降低SAP ERP維護成本的方案。此外,SIFLEX正在尋求比軟體供應商所提供的更高品質的服務,並希望全面降低對SAP的依賴。在針對釋放內部資源和降低SAP軟體支援成本

NIO House Opens at Auto China 2018: NIO Unveils Six-Seater ES8

BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#NIO--NIO House Opens at Auto China 2018: NIO Unveils Six-Seater ES8

Ennis, Inc. Reports Results for the Quarter and Year Ended February 28, 2018 and Sets Record Date for Annual Shareholder Meeting

MIDLOTHIAN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ennis, Inc. (the “Company"), (NYSE: EBF), today reported financial results for the quarter and fiscal year ended February 28, 2018. Highlights include: Revenues increased $13.3 million, or 3.7% for the comparative fiscal year. Gross profit margin increased from 28.8% to 30.2% on a comparative quarter basis, and increased from 29.1% to 31.6% for the comparative fiscal year. Diluted earnings per share from continuing operations increased from $0.28 to $0.32 on

B&W MEGTEC vince un contratto per fornire attrezzature di rivestimento a un produttore di batterie agli ioni di litio

CHARLOTTE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Babcock & Wilcox Enterprises, Inc. (B&W) (NYSE:BW) oggi ha annunciato che la sua filiale Babcock & Wilcox MEGTEC (B&W MEGTEC) si è aggiudicata un contratto del valore di oltre 15 milioni di dollari per la progettazione e fornitura di attrezzature per il rivestimento di batterie a FIB S.r.l., un’affiliata di K.R. ENERGY Group, da impiegare in uno stabilimento di produzione di batterie agli ioni di litio in fase di costruzione a Teverola, in Campa

Port of Brownsville and Big River Steel LLC Sign Option Agreement

BROWNSVILLE, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Port of Brownsville (Texas) has signed an option agreement covering up to 800 acres of property with Big River Steel LLC.

Packaging Corporation of America Reports First Quarter 2018 Results

LAKE FOREST, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Packaging Corporation of America (NYSE: PKG) today reported first quarter 2018 net income of $140 million, or $1.48 per share and $1.55 per share excluding special items. First quarter net sales were $1.7 billion in 2018 and $1.5 billion in 2017.   Diluted earnings per share attributable to Packaging Corporation of America shareholders     Three Months Ended March 31 2018   2017   Change Reported Diluted EPS $ 1.48 $ 1.24 $ 0.24 Special Items Expense (1) 0.07

KBRA Assigns A Rating to Aviation Capital Group LLC Senior Unsecured Notes

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) has assigned a senior unsecured rating of A with a Stable Outlook to the senior unsecured notes to be issued by Aviation Capital Group LLC (“ACG” or “the Company”), an aircraft leasing company headquartered in Newport Beach, California. The company intends to use the proceeds for general corporate purposes, which may include the repayment of existing debt. KBRA previously assigned ACG an issuer rating and a senior unsecured debt rating

Fruits and Vegetable Processing Equipment Procurement Research – Market Trends and Spend Analysis by SpendEdge

LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#agrocommoditiesandrawmaterials--SpendEdge has announced the release of their Global Fruits and Vegetable Processing Equipment Procurement Report.

TechnipFMC plc Announces Exchange Offer for 3.45% Senior Notes due 2022

LONDON & PARIS & HOUSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News: TechnipFMC plc (“TechnipFMC”) (NYSE: FTI) (Paris: FTI) (ISIN: GB00BDSFG982) announced today that it has commenced an exchange offer for its outstanding unregistered 3.45% Senior Notes due 2022, Series A. These notes were originally issued on March 29, 2017, in a private placement exempt from the registration requirements of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, in an aggregate principal amount of $459,764,000 million (the “Exchange O

Triumph Group to Webcast Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018 Earnings Conference Call

BERWYN, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Triumph Group, Inc. (NYSE: TGI) will release fourth quarter and fiscal year 2018 earnings on May 10, 2018 and will host a conference call that day at 8:30 a.m. ET. A slide presentation will be included with the audio portion of the webcast.     What: Triumph Group, Inc. Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2018 Earnings Conference Call   When: 8:30 a.m. ET on Thursday, May 10, 2018   Where: http://www.triumphgroup.com   How: Go to the web site at least fifteen minutes ea


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ANN ARBOR, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The “Michigan Angel Community”, a new statewide initiative managed by Ann Arbor SPARK, recently completed its first annual research report. The Michigan Angel Community initiative, which is supported by the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr Foundation, will represent and serve all of Michigan’s angel investors and groups, and is ultimately designed to help strengthen and accelerate entrepreneurial investment in the state. The report details important metrics and trends in M

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CALGARY, Alberta--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Media are invited to attend United Way of Calgary and Area’s Annual General Meeting on April 25 at the Boyce Theatre. Following the fiduciary portion of the meeting, United Way will launch their exciting vision for the future which includes a new digital transformation focused on providing highly personalized experiences and a new Social Impact Lab. Dubbed Our Way Forward, United Way’s 2018-2022 Strategic Plan proactively responds to a rapidly changing landsca

Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi Commemorates Late Sheikh Zayed at Zayed International Charity Marathon in New York

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi commemorates late Sheikh Zayed at Zayed International Charity Marathon in New York

Cheers to the Land of the Long Leaf Pine: Appalachian Mountain Brewery and The Longleaf Alliance Partner to Help Restore Thousands of Longleaf Pines in the Southeast

BOONE, N.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--APPALACHIAN MOUNTAIN BREWERY AND THE LONGLEAF ALLIANCE PARTNER TO HELP RESTORE THOUSANDS OF LONGLEAF PINES IN THE SOUTHEAST

阿布達比發展基金會為阿富汗Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed城市提供1.92億美元資金

阿聯阿布達比--(BUSINESS WIRE)--(美國商業資訊)--阿富汗總統Mohammad Ashraf Ghani閣下出席了阿布達比發展基金會(ADFD)資助的阿富汗Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed城市住宅區落成典禮。這一社會住宅開發專案位於阿富汗首都喀布爾的卡薩巴(Qasaba)地區,據估計ADFD對其出資1.92億美元。 這一重點專案包括3,330個住宅單位,旨在增加阿富汗經濟型住宅選擇的供應量。專案包含道路、水電網路及支援服務等廣泛的基礎設施工程,希望透過其發電站提高居民生活水準。該發電站可提供22兆瓦電力,停機時間極少。 出席典禮的人士包括ADFD總幹事Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi閣下、阿聯駐阿富汗大使館代辦Saif Al Shamsi閣下、阿富汗城市發展和房屋部長Sadat Mansoor Nader閣下及多位阿富汗高層官員。 Al Suwaidi表示:「根據阿聯領導人關於支持阿富汗政府住宅開發目標的指示,這項建設工程由ADFD管理的阿布達比政府對阿富汗專案撥款提供資金。這一重大專案將不僅為阿富汗數千人民提供充足的住宅,還將有助於

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ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zijne Majesteit Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, president van Afghanistan, ingewijde van het Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), financiert Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed City Housing Complex in Afghanistan. Gelegen in het Qasaba-district van de hoofdstad Kaboel, droeg de ADFD naar schatting 192 miljoen dollar bij aan de sociale woningbouw. Gericht op het vergroten van het aanbod van betaalbare accommodatie-opties in het land, omvat het cruciale project 3.3

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NEW YORK & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Moody’s Corporation (NYSE:MCO) heeft vandaag een wereldwijde aanpak van maatschappelijk verantwoord ondernemen (MVO) gelanceerd, gericht op het wereldwijd versterken van mensen met informatie, middelen en het vertrouwen die zij nodig hebben om een betere toekomst te creëren – voor zichzelf, hun gemeenschap en het milieu. De kern van Moody’s wereldwijde focus op MVO is Reshape Tomorrow, een initiatief voor financiële machtiging om mensen te helpen met de groei

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MIDLAND, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Dow Chemical Company has joined the Catalyst CEO Champions For Change – a transformational diversity and inclusion initiative launched by Catalyst, a global thought leader and partner in accelerating the progress of women at work for more than 50 years. “At Dow we’re honored to be a Catalyst CEO Champions of Change Company. As we build and evolve for the future we must reflect the world we compete in today and will compete in tomorrow,” said Jim Fitterling,

Foresters offers Emergency Assistance to members in North Carolina

TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Foresters Financial: Who:   Foresters Financial™, an international financial services provider committed to doing more for families and communities, is offering assistance to its members affected by the tornado in North Carolina. What: Eligible members living in the affected area who are experiencing significant personal hardship as a result of the tornado can receive grants to help with immediate needs. Disaster relief assistance is one payment per household. Members

Melanoma Research Alliance Announces $11.8 Million in 28 New Grants to Advance Melanoma Research

WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On the cusp of Melanoma Awareness Month, the Melanoma Research Alliance (MRA), the largest non-profit funder of melanoma research, announced funding for 28 research grants totaling $11,800,000. These awards will fund researchers at 23 institutions from across the United States, Australia and Belgium to accelerate research and advance the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of the most deadly form of skin cancer and the fifth most common cancer in the United States.


NIO House Opens at Auto China 2018: NIO Unveils Six-Seater ES8

BEIJING--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#NIO--NIO House Opens at Auto China 2018: NIO Unveils Six-Seater ES8

Cementos Pacasmayo S.A.A. Announces Consolidated Results for First Quarter 2018

LIMA, Peru--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Cementos Pacasmayo S.A.A. and subsidiaries (NYSE: CPAC; BVL: CPACASC1) (“the Company” or “Pacasmayo”) a leading cement company serving the Peruvian construction industry, announced today its consolidated results for the first quarter (“1Q18”) ended March 31, 2018. These results have been prepared in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (“IFRS”) and are stated in nominal Peruvian Soles (S/). 1Q18 Financial and Operational Highlights: (All compa

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GARDEN GROVE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--US Metro Bank (OTC Pink: USMT) Mr. Dong Il Kim, President and CEO, announced the bank’s financial results for the first quarter 2018, reporting net income of $1,192,000 for the three months ending March 31, 2018 compared to $4,268,000 reported for the same three months in 2017. Earnings per share (EPS) of $0.07 per share on 16,230,000 shares for the quarter ended March 31, 2018 compares to EPS of $0.26 per share on 16,130,000 shares for the same time perio

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BENSALEM, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$TV #classaction--TV INVESTOR ALERT: Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Announces the Filing of a Securities Class Action on Behalf of Grupo Televisa, S.A.B. Investors

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BENSALEM, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$KRA #classaction--Deadline Alert: The Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Reminds Investors of Looming Deadline in the Class Action Lawsuit Against Kraton Corporation (KRA)

American Riviera Bank Increases Earnings with Expansion

SANTA BARBARA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--American Riviera Bank (OTC Markets: ARBV) announced today unaudited net income of $1,352,000 ($0.31 per share) for the three months ended March 31, 2018. This represents a 41% increase in net income from the $956,000 ($0.22 per share) reported for the first three months of 2017. The annualized return on average assets of 1.09% and return on average equity of 10.27% represents an increase from the 0.91% and the 7.88%, respectively, achieved for the same re

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BENSALEM, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$ULTA #classaction--ULTA INVESTOR ALERT: Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Announces the Filing of a Securities Class Action on Behalf of Ulta Beauty, Inc. Investors

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BENSALEM, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--$FL #classaction--FL INVESTOR ALERT: Law Offices of Howard G. Smith Announces the Filing of a Securities Class Action on Behalf of Foot Locker, Inc. Investors

The First Bancshares, Inc. Reports a 252.7% Increase in Net Income Available to Common Shareholders and a 58.4% Increase in Operating Net Earnings for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2018; Declares Quarterly...

HATTIESBURG, Miss.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The First Bancshares, Inc. (NASDAQ: FBMS), holding company for The First, A National Banking Association, (www.thefirstbank.com) reported today net income available to common shareholders of $4.0 million for the first quarter 2018, an increase of $2.8 million or 252.7%, compared to $1.1 million for the first quarter 2017. Operating net earnings increased 58.4% ($2.0 million) for the first quarter comparison, totaling $5.4 million for first quarter 2018 as co

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MUMBAI, India--(BUSINESS WIRE)--MPS Limited (MPS) and Tata Industries Limited (TIL) announced today that they have entered into definitive agreements for the acquisition of TIL’s enterprise e-Learning business. Through this acquisition, MPS will acquire Tata Interactive Systems India (a division of TIL), Tata Interactive Systems AG, and Tata Interactive Systems GmbH. The transactions are likely to close in the next several weeks, subject to the fulfillment of customary closing conditions and sh