Monthly Archives: January 2018

Trifacta Raises $48 Million in Financing to Democratize Data Wrangling

Demand for Trifacta’s Market-Leading Platform Accelerates as Customer Base Triples in 2017

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Trifacta, the global leader in data wrangling, announced $48 million in financing from new strategic investors, including Columbia Pacific, Deutsche Börse, Ericsson, Google, and New York Life along with participation from existing investors Accel, Cathay Innovation, Greylock Partners, Ignition Partners, and Ridge Ventures.…

Nasdaq Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2017 Results; Delivers Strong Revenue and Income Growth

  • 2017 net revenues1 were $2,428 million, an increase of 7% compared to 2016.  Subscription and recurring revenues2 increased 7% in 2017 compared to the prior year, and represented 76% of total net revenues.

Nasdaq Announces Quarterly Dividend of $0.38 Per Share

NEW YORK, Jan. 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Board of Directors of Nasdaq, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) has declared a regular quarterly dividend of $0.38 per share on the company’s outstanding common stock.  …

Get-together marks 50th anniversary of Spring 1968 General Offensive and Uprising

A get-together was held in Ho Chi Minh City on Tuesday to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Spring 1968 General Offensive and Uprising.

The event was attended by Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Chairwoman of the National Assembly Nguyen Thi Kim Ngan, and former senior leaders.…

Vietnam welcomes 1.4 million foreign visitors in January

Foreign arrivals to Vietnam in the first month of 2018 surpassed 1.43 million, 42% more than in the same period last year. The tourism sector has been offering promotion packages to lure visitors as it tries to reach the goal of receiving from 15 to 17 million foreign visitors this year.…

President presents gifts to disadvantaged people

President Tran Dai Quang, honorable chair of the Vietnam Red Cross Society, attended a program to deliver gifts to the poor and victims of Agent Orange/dioxin in Ho Chi Minh city on Wednesday.…

EU to benefit from extending dialogue with Russia

After talks with Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on Tuesday, Belgium’s Prime Minister Charles Michel said that the EU will benefit from extending its dialogue with Russia, noting that dialogue is the only way to manage differences.…