Press Releases

  • Biotie: Selincro enters the market in France Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 4:43 AM ET

    TURKU, Finland, Sept. 19, 2014--. Biotie: Selincro enters the market in France. Biotie today announced that its partner H. Lundbeck A/S has brought Selincro ® onto the market in France.

  • CHICAGO, Sept. 19, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- The Muscular Dystrophy Association and the entire muscular dystrophy community are celebrating a tremendous victory today after the MD-CARE Act passed in the Senate by unanimous consent late Thursday night.

  • BRUSSELS, Sept. 19, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- The Conference Board Leading Economic Index ® for Germany declined 0.2 percent in July to 109.6, following a 0.3 percent decline in June, and a 0.2 percent increase in May.

  • CHICAGO, Sept. 19, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Chicago Computer Classes, a company that provides top-notch and helpful computer training throughout the Chicago area, is proud to announce that they are now offering Excel automation and VBA services for business owners.

  • DUBLIN, Ireland---- Alexion Pharmaceuticals today announced that researchers presented data from the open-label extension phases of two Phase 2 studies of asfotase alfa, an investigational enzyme replacement therapy, in paediatric patients with hypophosphatasia. 1,2 In the ongoing studies, researchers observed sustained improvements in growth, strength, physical function, and other key measures in paediatric patients with HPP who were treated with asfotase alfa for up to three years.

  • EMD Serono, a subsidiary of Merck KGaA, Darmstadt, Germany, today announced the first recipients of the Grant for Growth Innovation for 2014. The awards were announced during a Satellite Symposium organized by EMD Serono at the 53rd European Society for Paediatric Endocrinology Meeting currently taking place in Dublin, Ireland.

  • Voting kicks off September 22 in Medline’ s European Pink Glove Dance Video Competition. MUNDELEIN, Ill.---- Thousands of people across Europe– from healthcare professionals and breast cancer survivors have been hard at work choreographing pink glove dances in support of the fight against breast cancer in the Medline Pink Glove Dance video competition.

  • NEW YORK, Sept. 19, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- BGC Partners, Inc., a leading global brokerage company servicing the financial and real estate markets, today announced that GlobalCapital has awarded BGC first place in two categories. "We are pleased that our customers have decided BGC deserves this industry recognition," said Shaun D. Lynn, President of BGC Partners.

  • DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania---- Panasonic Marketing Middle East& Africa– the regional headquarters based in Dubai, UAE for Panasonic Corporation, Japan and a leading player in the environmentally friendly eco solutions category is looking to expand in the potential Tanzania market, as part of its thrust in the East African markets. Having crossed milestone achievements with its“ Eco Solutions” product category in the Middle East, the company aims to achieve accelerated growth in the fast growing African markets.

  • Batteries Advance Power Grid, Effectively Integrate Renewables. PARIS---- Saft, the world’ s leading designer and manufacturer of advanced technology batteries for industry, has received its third contract from a major California utility.

  • Change in Stora Enso's Group Leadership Team Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 1:37 AM ET

    Helsinki, Finland, Sept. 19, 2014-- STORA ENSO OYJ STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 19 September 2014 at 08.31 EET Juha Vanhainen, Executive Vice President, Energy, Logistics, Business Information Services and Wood Supply Operations in Finland and Sweden, will leave his position at Stora Enso as of 15 March 2015.

  • Deinove : 2014 interim financial results Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 1:34 AM ET

    Promising R&D results and key partners that reinforce DEINOVE's objectives:- Confirmation of exceptional cellulolytic properties of Deinococcus- 9% bioethanol production and progress made towards industrial scale- First promising results for DEINOCHEM- R&D contract with VTT to carry out DEINOCHEM program Industrial partnerships with Abengoa, leading ethanol producer in Europe, and Suez Environnement, to produce second-generation biofuels Half-year net loss of 3.9 million Euros, including acceleration of R&D expenses resulting from the Company's change in size, and a non-recurring expense related to the canceled project to increase capital Net financial position of +2.8 million Euros as of 30 June 2014, reinforced by post-closing receipts of 2.3 million Euros.

  • TOKYO, Sept. 19, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Silicon Studio Corp., serving the entertainment industry with digital technologies and products, announced on September 19 the launch of "YEBIS 3," the brand new version of a post-processing effect middleware capable of making advanced optical expressions. About the new function of "YEBIS 3".

  • The Good Growth Plan on track one year after launch Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 1:00 AM ET

    Syngenta today provided an update on the progress of The Good Growth Plan one year after its launch in September 2013. Syngenta has established a global network of 893 reference farms and 2,673 benchmark farms. First results will be available in Syngenta's 2014 Annual Report to be published in March 2015.

  • RAMAT-GAN, Israel, September 19, 2014/ PRNewswire/--. Friendly Technologies, leading provider of unified device management solutions internationally, announces the launch of the FriendlyQoE Monitoring Pro. FriendlyQoE Monitoring Pro has been already purchased by Tier-1 Carriers in Asia, Pacific and Europe..

  • -Targeting Landmark Buildings in Asia and the Middle East-. TOKYO---- Azbil Corporation announces the development of its new savic-net TM for Integrated Building Management Systems for overseas markets, which will be available on October 1.

  • NEW HAVEN, Conn., Sept. 19, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- In an ongoing and robust effort to prevent roadway fatalities and injuries related to distracted driving, the Connecticut Department of Transportation's Highway Safety Office, in partnership with AT&T* Connecticut, is once again bringing the highly acclaimed "Save a Life Tour" Distracted Driving Program to Connecticut high schools for the 2014-2015 school year.

  • U.S. Census Bureau Daily Feature for September 19 Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 12:01 AM ET

    WASHINGTON, Sept. 19, 2014/ PRNewswire-USNewswire/-- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau:. Georgia is the top producer— followed by Arkansas and Alabama. You can find more facts about America from the U.S. Census Bureau, online at www.census.gov.

  • FRAMINGHAM, Mass.---- Worldwide purpose-built backup appliance factory revenues grew 8.5% year over year totaling $783.2 million in the second quarter of 2014, according to the International Data Corporation Worldwide Quarterly Purpose-Built Backup Appliance Tracker.

  • BRUSSELS, Sept. 19, 2014/ PRNewswire/-- Netflix, Inc., the world's leading Internet TV network, launches in Belgium and Luxembourg today, culminating a week of events that also introduced Netflix to France, Germany, Austria and Switzerland.