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Target Raises US Starting Hourly Pay to $15

NYSE-listed Target Corporation announced that it will permanently raise its starting wage for US workers to $15 per hour as part of a number...
Aunt Jemima

Aunt Jemima Removes Iconic Image, Changes Name to Reflect ‘Racial Equality’

Aunt Jemima, one of the long-time brands of The Quaker Oats Company, a subsidiary of PepsiCo, Inc., today announced it will remove the image...
Lilly Covid-19

Lilly Now in Phase 3 Clinical Trial for Covid-19 Drug Baricitinib

New York-listed Eli Lilly and Company announced today that the first patient has been enrolled in a Phase 3 randomized, double-blind, placebo–controlled study to...

Swiss Perfume and Taste Firm Firmenich Buys Ingredients Maker DRT

Firmenich International, the world's largest privately-owned perfume and taste company, has announced its acquisition of Les Dérivés Résiniques et Terpéniques (DRT). Founded in 1932, DRT...

Haejeon Secures Contract with Samsung C&T for Dam Project in Mali, West Africa

          Haejeon Industrial Co Ltd has secured a $18.3M contract with industry partner Samsung C & T Corp in a joint venture to lead development...

Bayer, Meiogenix Collaborate to Accelerate Agricultural Innovation Through the Development of Unique Technologies

Bayer and Meiogenix, a biotech company focused on next-generation breeding technologies, announced today a collaboration to advance agricultural research and development by accelerating the...

Trintech Extends Global System of Accounting Intelligence Leadership with Release of Cadency 8.0

Trintech, a pioneer and leading provider of Financial Close software, today announced the release of Cadency 8.0. The latest update to Cadency's comprehensive System...

Exvisa Launches Immigration App Designed to Change How People Move Across the Globe

Exvisa GmbH is proud to announce the launch of its new immigration app, designed to change how people move across the globe in an...

Explus unveils its new Condition Option trading product

Explus has unveiled the Condition Option, its third innovative option trading product and a new milestone in its product development. Explus (www.explus.com) is a...

Angola Shadow State Executives Imperil Privatisation Agenda

EXX Africa publishes a special report on Angola shadow state executives who imperil the country's privatisation process. Using a high-profile anti-corruption campaign as a distraction,...
Adams Street Partners

Adams Street Partners Raises $740m for 2019 Global Fund

Adams Street Partners, a Chicago-based investment management firm, has announced the final close of its 2019 global fund - Adams Street 2019 Partnership Fund...
Pan Pacific Hotels

Singapores’ Pan Pacific Hotels Expands Footprint in North America

Pan Pacific Hotels Group, a member of Singapore-listed OUL Group Limited, one of Asia’s most established hotel and property companies, has expanded its presence...

TransCanna to Maximize Value Proposition with Expansion of Sales, Fulfillment and Distribution Strategy

TransCanna Holdings Inc. (CSE: TCAN) (FSE: TH8) ("TransCanna" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has developed a comprehensive strategy for a...

Telus Acquires BPO Firm Competence Call Center for $1bn

Global customer experience firm Telus International has announced its acquisition of Competence Call Center (CCC), a Berlin-based business process outsourcing (BPO) service provider, for...

Tech Mahindra Acquires Digital Marketing Agency Born Group

Global technology and services giant Tech Mahindra has acquired private equity-backed digital marketing agency Born Group for an undisclosed amount. Born was established in 2011...
Biscuit International Platinum Equity

Platinum Equity In Talks To Acquire UK’s Biscuit International

US-based global investment firm Platinum Equity said it has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire Biscuit International, the European manufacturer of private label sweet...

High Power Exploration receives a significant equity investment

Eric Finlayson, President of High Power Exploration Inc. ("HPX"), announced today that the Company has closed a US$88 million equity investment from a U.S.-based...

Trintech Named to the 2019 Inc. 5000 List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies

Trintech, a leading global provider of integrated Record to Report software solutions for the office of finance, announced it has been ranked No. 2688...

TransCanna Announces Signing of Definitive Agreement with SolDaze

TransCanna Holdings Inc. (CSE: TCAN)(FSE: TH8)("TransCanna" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has executed a definitive purchase agreement (the "SPA") for...

FXCPD Management launched Its FERS Fund on July 29

FXCPD Management Ltd is pleased to announce FERS (FX Enhanced Returns Structured Strategy Fund) has launched globally. The Fund went live on July 29,...