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Dewpoint Therapeutics Teams Up with Merck to Evaluate Novel Approach for the Treatment of...

Dewpoint Therapeutics, the biomolecular condensates company, announced today that it has forged an exclusive collaboration agreement with Merck (NYSE:MRK), known as MSD outside the...

Golden Nugget Online Gaming To Become Public

Tilman J. Fertitta and Landcadia Holdings II, Inc. (NASDAQ: LCA) announced today that Landcadia II has entered into a Purchase Agreement to acquire Golden...

Tel Aviv Stock Exchange’s MAYA Website Now Available in English

The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE: TASE) announces today the launch of the English version of its 'MAYA' corporate website. The English 'MAYA' website is...

AT&T Nears $3bn Spending Commitment for Black-owned Businesses

AT&T announced that it is on track to meet its commitment to spend $3 billion with U.S. Black-owned suppliers by the end of this...

NYSE-listed Cryolife To Offer $100m Convertible Senior Notes

CryoLife Inc, a New York-listed cardiac and vascular company focused on aortic disease, announced that it intends to offer $100 million aggregate principal amount...

Greensill Acquires Latin American Digital Lender Omni

Greensill, a London-based PE-backed provider of working capital finance for companies, has acquired Latin American digital lender Omni for an undisclosed amount. According to an...

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...