Daily Archives: January 29, 2018

Canadian Nuclear Laboratories and TRIUMF to Host 11th Targeted-Alpha-Therapy Symposium

Canada’s national nuclear laboratory and leading particle accelerator centre partner to host global forum on targeted radiopharmaceutical therapy

CHALK RIVER, Ontario and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Jan. 29, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Canadian Nuclear Laboratories (CNL), Canada’s premier nuclear science and technology organization, and TRIUMF, one of the world’s leading particle accelerator centres, jointly announced today that they are partnering to co-host the 11th Targeted-Alpha-Therapy Symposium (TAT11) to be held from April 1 – 5, 2019 at the Fairmont Château Laurier in Ottawa.…

Hemp, Inc. Announces Completion of First Purchase Order for Natural Absorbent Product Spill-Be-Gone™

SPRING HOPE, N.C., Jan. 29, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Hemp, Inc. (OTC PINK:HEMP), a global leader in the industrial hemp industry with the largest hemp mill in the western hemisphere, announced today that the Company has fulfilled its first purchase order for Spill-Be-Gone™, part of Hemp, Inc.’s spill-absorbent family of products, for a company in Georgia.…

Aptean Introduces New Identity

ALPHARETTA, Ga., Jan. 29, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aptean, a leading global provider of mission-critical, industry-specific software solutions and support, has introduced a new, modern identity to reflect the company’s transformation and expansion since its formation five years ago.…

West Corporation Agrees to Acquire Nasdaq’s Public Relations Solutions and Digital Media Services Businesses

OMAHA, Neb. and NEW YORK, Jan. 29, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — West Corporation (“West”) and Nasdaq, Inc. (Nasdaq:NDAQ) (“Nasdaq”) jointly announced today that West has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the public relations (Public Relations Solutions) and webcasting and webhosting (Digital Media Services) products and services within Nasdaq’s Corporate Solutions business for approximately $335 million, subject to adjustments.…

Payvision secures strategic investment from ING Group

Speeding up further innovation in the payments space and business growth

AMSTERDAM, the Netherlands, Jan. 29, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Payvision, a global merchant acquirer and omnichannel payment provider, announced today a strategic partnership with ING, one of the largest European banks, with a strong international network.

Egypt: 48 NGOs approved to monitor presidential elections

Egypt’s National Elections Authority (NEA) has announced that 48 NGOs have received approval to monitor the upcoming presidential elections in March.

NEA spokesman Mahmoud El-Sherif said in a statement that the approved organizations comprise 44 local and four international NGOs, in addition to the National Council for Human Rights and the National Council for Women.…

Abe’s approval climbs ahead of LDP election

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has the lead in the September election for president of the ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) with 35% support, according to the latest public opinion poll by Nikkei.…