U.S. News & World Report Reveals the 2017-18 Best Romantic Getaways

WASHINGTON, Aug. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — U.S. News & World Report, publisher of Best Hotels and Best Cruise Lines, today released its rankings of the Best Romantic Getaways. The annual rankings highlight 12 destinations across the United States that are ideal for romantic getaways. Napa Valley, California, with its rolling vineyards, cozy wine caverns and luxurious …

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Top Tech Players Invest $47M in Dublin-Based Cubic Telecom Series C Round

DUBLIN, IRELAND–(Marketwired – Aug 24, 2017) – Cubic Telecom, a global Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity platform company, today announced the close of a $47M Series C investment round. The new investment, which brings the total funding to $88M, is funded by four participants, including previous investors Qualcomm Incorporated and Audi Electronics Venture GmbH, a …

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Neeyamo Certifies to New ISO 9001:2015 and ISO 27001:2013 Standards

CHENNAI and LOS GATOS, California, August 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Neeyamo, a global leader in providing HRO services, is pleased to announce that it has successfully migrated to the new International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001:2015 certification and has been recommended for continuation of its 27001:2013 certification by TUV Rheinland. The certification asserts Neeyamo’s ability …

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SQM Reports Earnings for the Second Quarter of 2017

SANTIAGO, Chile, Aug. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Highlights SQM reported net income for the six months ended June 30, 2017 of US$204.4 million. Earnings per ADR totaled US$0.78 for the first half of 2017, higher than the US$0.54 reported for the first half of 2016. Revenues for the first half of 2017 were US$1,023.9 million, 16.2% …

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CLSA First Asia-Headquartered Institution To Deploy The Symphony Collaboration Platform Across Its Global Business

HONG KONG, CHINA–(Marketwired – Aug 23, 2017) – CLSA Limited (CLSA) announced today the deployment of Symphony Communication Services, LLC’s (Symphony) collaboration platform across its entire business, making Symphony its primary collaboration and workflow platform. The rollout of Symphony to the company’s 1,900 employees is the largest deployment of Symphony to date by an Asia-headquartered …

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Timothy Ngui joins AdvanIDe as COO

Combined Role of CIO and COO to strengthen operational and digital capabilities to deliver into growth markets. SINGAPORE, Aug. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — AdvanIDe, Advanced ID Electronics, the leading independent provider of semiconductors for the smart card, IoT, M2M and RFID industry, today announced the new addition to the Executive Management Team. The role combines …

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Marquee Energy Ltd. Announces Second Quarter 2017 Financial and Operating Results and Appointment of Chief Financial Officer

CALGARY, AB–(Marketwired – August 23, 2017) – NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWS SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES Marquee Energy Ltd. (“Marquee” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE: MQX) announces its second quarter operational and financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2017, and the appointment of Mr. Howard …

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Hotels Focus on Optimising Digital Distribution

SINGAPORE, Aug. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Distribution is crucial to the success of any hotel, and digital marketing for hotels is becoming increasingly complex. To define its strategy to compete for guests in digital communities that emerge daily is a challenge for hoteliers. “The owners of establishments for independent/local groups hotels often lack support and are not …

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Culinary Union Says Buyers Beware: Amidst Growing Labor Dispute, A Fair Process and Worker Retention at Hard Rock Hotel Las Vegas are Hot Issues

LAS VEGAS, Aug. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Culinary Workers Union Local 226 is gearing up to demand a fair process that will assure an opportunity for the Hard Rock Hotel Las Vegas’ housekeepers, food servers, cooks, and other non-union workers to decide whether they want union representation in an atmosphere that is free from management …

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MLSE Foundation Awards Toronto FC Community Action Grant Presented by the Just Energy Foundation to Toronto Youth Development

TORONTO, ON–(Marketwired – August 23, 2017) – MLSE Foundation announced Toronto Youth Development as this year’s recipient of the $50,000 Toronto FC Community Action Grant presented by the Just Energy Foundation at BMO Field on Wednesday. MLSE Foundation’s Manager of Philanthropy, Erika Minkhorst was joined by Just Energy Foundation Executive Director, Kandi Terry, for the …

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Bithumb Has Exceeded $870 Million in Daily Trading Volume for the First Time Since the Opening of the Domestic Virtual Currency Market

– Following July, it recorded the world’s largest trading volume for five days from August 3. – Currently, there are seven virtual currencies available for trading due to the listing of Bitcoin Cash (BCH). SEOUL, South Korea, Aug. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — With a high level of social interest in virtual currency, Bithumb (www.bithumb.com), which is the …

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CrowdStrike Expands Operations in APAC and Achieves Strong Growth in First Half of 2017

Company broadens footprint in Singapore, New Zealand, India and Northern Asia; appoints key hires in Asia Pacific Region SYDNEY–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CrowdStrike® Inc., the leader in cloud-delivered endpoint protection, today announced the rapid expansion of its Asia Pacific (APAC) operations on the heels of triple-digit bookings growth. The company has established offices and headcount in key markets …

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Fairfax and Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Enter into Strategic Alliance and Sale of First Capital

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Aug. 23, 2017) – Highlights: Strategic Alliance of Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance and Fairfax (more details on Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance can be found at http://www.ms-ins.com/english/company/). Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance and Fairfax will enter into an agreement to explore a broad global partnership in various areas, including reinsurance relationships that would lead to successful growth …

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