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  • Furlan: iron and steel industry will benefit from new trade agreements

    São Paulo (June 8) - The executive secretary of the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Services Fernando Furlan, attended on Wednesday the opening of the 27th Brazilian Steel Congress, which brings together key industry executives.

  • With three business days, the first week of June has US $ 813 million surplus

    Brasilia (June 6) - The Brazilian trade balance registered a US $ 813 million surplus in the first week of June - three days. In the period, exports totaled US $ 2.414 billion and imports of US $ 1.601 billion. The figures were released today by the Foreign Trade Secretariat (Secex) of the Ministry of Industry, Trade and Services (MDIC).

  • Valeant Pharmaceuticals To Webcast 2016 Annual Meeting Of Shareholders

    Valeant Pharmaceuticals To Webcast 2016 Annual Meeting Of Shareholders

  • Breakwater Investment Management Provides Growth Capital to Loot Crate

    Los Angeles, CA, USA, June 08, 2016 -(PressReleasePoint)- Breakwater Investment Management, LLC (“Breakwater”) is pleased to announce the recent closing of a significant growth financing for Los Angeles-based Loot Crate, Inc., the leading fan-based commerce and community platform. Loot Crate offers its consumers, affectionately known as “Looters,” monthly themed mystery boxes tailored around leading entertainment and pop culture franchises. Currently, subscribers total over 600,000 worldwide and the company services 35 countries.

  • Intevac Announces Revised Timing of Upcoming Investor Presentation

    SANTA CLARA, Calif.--( )-- Intevac, Inc. (Nasdaq:IVAC) today announced that, due to a change in the timing of conference presentations, company management is now scheduled to present at the following time:

    Drexel Hamilton Aerospace and Defense Conference
    The Westin Times Square, New York, NY
    Presentation: 10:00am EDT on June 9, 2016

    A live and archived webcast of the presentation will be made accessible on the investor page of the Company's website at www.intevac.com

    for a limited time.

    About Intevac

  • Lenovo Drives Deeper into $87 Billion Data Center Market

    RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, NC – June 6, 2016 – (HKSE: 992) today intensified its focus on the $87 billion data center technology market by unveiling an expanded arsenal of IT solutions, including next-gen software defined storage, enterprise networking offerings and capabilities, the latest high-performance servers and an enhanced suite of hyperconverged appliances.  The broader portfolio drives Lenovo deeper into next-generation IT and strengthens the company’s ability to help customers transform their data centers by embracing emerging data consumption and delivery models such as cloud-

  • Kratos Receives $3.6 Million in Mass Transportation Critical Infrastructure Security Awards

    SAN DIEGO, June 06, 2016 ( ) -- Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc.

  • Walmart Foundation Donates $1 Million to Support The Salvation Armys Hunger Programs

    As part of its commitment to addressing hunger, the Walmart Foundation awarded a $1 million grant to The Salvation Army to aid the national nonprofit’s hunger relief programs. Walmart and the Walmart Foundation have partnered with The Salvation Army for over 40 years, providing support through grants and contributions to the Red Kettle Campaign. Each year, nearly 5,000 red kettles are stationed outside Walmart stores and Sam’s Club locations.

  • Bomgar to Demonstrate Benefits of Secure Access Solutions in London



        Bomgar will exhibit at stand #C160 at InfoSecurity Europe 2016 and stand #416 at SITS16 in London next week.
        Bomgar will showcase its solutions that enable secure, controlled access to nearly any system or device, anywhere in the world.

    Tweet This: Next week @Bomgar will showcase its secure access solutions at #infosec16 & #SITS16 in London https://goo.gl/C18EBM @Infosecurity @SITS_UK

  • Multi-billion dollar investment needed for Reef water quality and to safeguard tourism jobs: AMCS

    A startling report on ABC’s 730 program last night revealed leaked Queensland Government modelling shows costs to meet Great Barrier Reef water quality targets could reach up to $16 billion.

    The Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS) said the leaked information demonstrated the tragic legacy of years of poor farming practices and government inaction, and highlighted the scale of ambition needed for political leaders to protect the Reef.

  • Walmart Foundation Donates $1 Million to Support The Salvation Armys Hunger Programs

    As part of its commitment to addressing hunger, the Walmart Foundation awarded a $1 million grant to The Salvation Army to aid the national nonprofit’s hunger relief programs. Walmart and the Walmart Foundation have partnered with The Salvation Army for over 40 years, providing support through grants and contributions to the Red Kettle Campaign. Each year, nearly 5,000 red kettles are stationed outside Walmart stores and Sam’s Club locations.

  • Bomgar to Demonstrate Benefits of Secure Access Solutions in London



        Bomgar will exhibit at stand #C160 at InfoSecurity Europe 2016 and stand #416 at SITS16 in London next week.
        Bomgar will showcase its solutions that enable secure, controlled access to nearly any system or device, anywhere in the world.

    Tweet This: Next week @Bomgar will showcase its secure access solutions at #infosec16 & #SITS16 in London https://goo.gl/C18EBM @Infosecurity @SITS_UK

  • Marcos Pereira: MDIC is home to the Brazilian productive sector

    Belo Horizonte (June 2) - The Minister of Industry, Trade and Services, Marcos Pereira, said on Thursday at an event sponsored by the Federation of the State of Minas Gerais Industries (FIEMG) in celebration of the Industry Day, which going to work by cutting red tape and to improve competitiveness and the business environment in the country.

  • Teavana Agrees to Pay $3.75 Million Civil Penalty for Failure to Report Hazardous Tea Tumblers



    Teavana recalled 445,000 tea tumblers in 2013, after numerous complaints about the tumblers unexpectedly exploding, shattering or breaking.

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  • FLIR Announces $425 Million Notes Offering

    FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) today announced it has priced a public offering of $425 million aggregate principal amount of 3.125% notes due June 15, 2021. FLIR expects to receive net proceeds of approximately $421 million, after deducting underwriting discounts, and estimated offering expenses.

  • May registered a surplus record of US $ 6.4 billion

    In the year, the trade balance was also the highest ever recorded for the period: US $ 19.7 billion

    Brasilia (June 1) - In May, the Brazilian trade balance recorded exports of US $ 17.571 billion and imports of US $ 11.134 billion, resulting in a record surplus of $ 6.4 billion. The highest balance recorded in the months of May was in 2008: US $ 4.1 billion. The information was given by the Secretary of Foreign Trade of the Ministry, Daniel Godinho during the press conference today in Brasilia to comment on the data.

  • UNAIDS announces 2 million more people living with HIV on treatment in 2015, bringing new total to 17 million

    UNAIDS announces 2 million more people living with HIV on treatment in 2015, bringing new total to 17 million

    New report from UNAIDS shows that the number of people accessing antiretroviral medicines has more than doubled since 2010

  • Merkel, Abe at Odds on How to Improve World Economy

    While Abe made a trademark pitch for major boost in spending, Merkel said Germany was already doing what is needed, referring to the additional increase in domestic demand brought by the arrival of one million evacuees and transients a year ago.
     
    The leaders of the European and East Asian trade powers will put forward their opposing views when Japan hosts a meeting of the G7 nations— including England, Canada, France, Italy and the US.
     

  • Marcos Pereira: MDIC is home to the Brazilian productive sector

    The government is hoping that the extra money being pushed into the market will help Japan overcome recession. This money will be spent on improving infrastructure and businesses. In the long run, the government hopes that this will attract more and more investors.
     
    The government is also hoping that this extra money will lead to the creation of approximately 600,000 new jobs and will boost the economy by 2%.
     

  • Ed Coates with Texas Mutual Insurance Company to Speak at TKG's Reinventing HR Operations Event

    New York, NY., May 29, 2016 - (PressReleasePoint) - The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Ed Coates, Vice President- Benefits and Compensation with Texas Mutual Insurance Company will speak at The Knowledge Group’s webcast on Reinventing HR Operations with Effective HR Technologies and Human Capital Management Solutions. The event is scheduled for July 27, 2016 from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm (ET).
     
    For further details, please visit:

  • Batoi Showcases Its New IoT-enabled Apps Framework at Sensor+Test 2016

    The future belongs to measuring technologies which can establish a communication between devices short-circuiting human intervention. The data is the blood flowing in the arteries of the future industry - and most things in the Internet of Things (IoT) will turn out to be measuring sensors. This development - and its inherent risks - were elucidated at the special topic Measuring in the Cloud.


  • Gameloft's Mobile Advertising Network Announces Growth of 648% in AprilGameloft's Mobile Advertising Network Announces Growth of 648% in April

    Paris, May 27th, 2016 – Gameloft, a leading digital and social game publisher, once again announces a solid performance for its mobile advertising network, Gameloft Advertising Solutions.

     

        648% increase in advertising revenue, at constant scope

    The agency generated monthly advertising revenue of more than €1.2 million for April 2016, compared to €164,000 for the same month last year acknowledging a rapidly growing reputation.

        305% increase in the number of campaigns, at constant scope

  • Nearly $40 million awarded through National Foreclosure Mitigation Counseling program to help more t

    Nearly $40 Million awarded through National Foreclosure Mitigation Counseling program to help more than 122,000 families

    Demand for funding is twice the money available


    Washington – NeighborWorks America today announced that nearly $40 million has been awarded to 21 state housing finance agencies (HFAs), 19 HUD-approved housing counseling intermediaries, and 60 community-based NeighborWorks organizations to provide counseling to families and individuals facing the threat of foreclosure.

  • Canadian University grants Rs 80 Lakh Scholarship to LPU Students for Research Endeavours

    Two students are selected by top Canadian University under 100% scholarship grant •Got selected as Queen Elizabeth II (QEII) Diamond Jubilee Scholarship Program students