Port of Antwerp Renews Descartes Electronic Communications Relationship

LIER, Belgium, Dec. 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Descartes Systems Group (Nasdaq:DSGX) (TSX:DSG), the global leader in uniting logistics-intensive businesses in commerce, announced that the Port of Antwerp has renewed its use of the Descartes Global Network™ (Descartes GLN™) for business-to-business electronic communication services to help accelerate the movement of goods across borders.…

Tyco Retail Solutions wins 2017 Green Supply Chain Award from Supply & Demand Chain Executive

Tyco’s retail customer Piazza Italia supports sustainability initiatives through innovative hard tag recirculation program

NEUHAUSEN, Switzerland, Dec. 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Tyco Retail Solutions, part of Johnson Controls, has been recognized for its commitment to promoting and supporting retailers’ sustainability initiatives for the second straight year. …

Tier1CRM Receives Significant Equity Capital to Accelerate Growth

Raises $34 Million (USD) from Leading Financial and Strategic Investors to Continue Building on Recent Successes

TORONTO and NEW YORK, Dec. 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Tier1CRM (Tier1), a provider of cloud-based customer relationship management (CRM) solutions for the capital markets industry, announced today that it raised $34 million (USD) in growth equity financing from a group of investors led by Wavecrest Growth Partners, with participation from MassMutual Ventures and Salesforce Ventures.

Sabina Gold & Silver Announces Commencement of the Review of its Water License Applications for the Back River Project

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 11, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sabina Gold & Silver Corp (TSX:SBB.T), (“Sabina” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the Nunavut Water Board (NWB) has commenced public review of the Type A and Type B water license applications related to initial development, mine construction and operation of the Back River Project (the “Project” or “Back River”).

Algeco Scotsman Announces Debt Package for Refinancing, Acquisition of Touax Solutions Modulaires SAS and Exercise of Put Option

BALTIMORE, Md., Dec. 10, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Algeco/Scotsman Holding S.à r.l. (together with its subsidiaries, the “Algeco Group”) today announced that a finance special purpose vehicle that will be a subsidiary of the Algeco Group has entered into a senior debt package arranged by a syndicate of lending institutions and a preferred stock facility with a group of other financing providers. 

WTO warns of existing protectionism risks

The director-general of the World Trade Organization (WTO) has warned that “the threat of protectionism remains present” and insisted that “trade and technology are solutions” to global development.

Roberto Azevedo made the remarks to the press at the WTO’s 11th Ministerial Conference on Sunday in Argentina’s capital Buenos Aires.…

AU: Thousands of IS jihadists could return to Africa

Up to 6,000 Africans who fought for the Islamic State (IS) jihadist group in Iraq and Syria could return home, the African Union’s top security official warned on Sunday, calling on countries to prepare for the threat.…