Month: September 2018

Cleveland-Cliffs and the United Steelworkers Reach Tentative Agreement on New Labor Contract for Michigan and Minnesota Mining Operations

CLEVELAND–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. (NYSE: CLF) and the United Steelworkers (USW) announced jointly today a tentative agreement for a new 4-year labor contract that is effective as of October 1, 2018. The new contract will cover approximately 1,800 USW-represented workers at Cliffs’ Tilden and Empire mines in Michigan, and its United Taconite and Hibbing Taconite mines …

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Announcing the Association for Supply Chain Management

ASCM is the new, all-encompassing supply chain organization built on the foundation of APICS CHICAGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today marks the introductory launch of the Association for Supply Chain Management (ASCM), the new global leader in supply chain organizational transformation, innovation and leadership. ASCM is an all-encompassing supply chain organization that will propel the supply chain industry forward …

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Object Computing’s New Framework to Rival Spring Boot for Building Microservices and Serverless Apps

ST. LOUIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#micronautfw–Today, St. Louis-based solutions engineering firm Object Computing, Inc. (OCI) announced the first release candidate (RC1) for Micronaut, a new framework for building microservice and serverless applications. Micronaut was built by the same software engineering team that developed and maintains the open source web application framework, Grails, used by Fortune 100 and 500 …

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Pikachu and Eevee Embark on a Road Trip across the U.S. to Demo New Pokémon Games

Nationwide Tour Kicked Off in Los Angeles with Celebrity Jordin Sparks REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Calling all Pokémon Trainers! Nintendo and The Pokémon Company International just unveiled a special opportunity to play the Pokémon: Let’s Go, Pikachu! and Pokémon: Let’s Go, Eevee! games for the Nintendo Switch system before they launch on Nov. 16. The cross-country Pokémon: …

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Intel Editorial: Qualcomm’s Rhetoric Pierced

SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–In response to recent litigation developments, including today’s decision in the International Trade Commission, Intel’s general counsel, Steve Rodgers, has written the following: In July 2017, Qualcomm launched a worldwide campaign of patent litigation as part of its efforts to eliminate competition and preserve its unlawful “no license, no chips” regime, which …

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KBRA Upgrades Hillsborough County Aviation Authority, FL Tampa International Airport Revenue Bonds

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) upgrades Hillsborough County Aviation Authority, Florida Tampa International Airport Revenue Bonds to AA from AA- and Subordinated Revenue Bonds to AA- from A+, both with a Stable Outlook. KBRA assigns a long-term rating of AA with a Stable Outlook to the Hillsborough County Aviation Authority, Florida Tampa International …

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2018 Innovations in Acute Myeloid Leukemia Drugs, Neurological Disorder Treatment, Solar Cells, Flexible Electronics, and Digital Forensics – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Innovations in Acute Myeloid Leukemia Drugs, Neurological Disorder Treatment, Solar Cells, Flexible Electronics, and Digital Forensics” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. This edition of the Inside R&D TOE depicts developments associated with acute myeloid leukemia drugs and neurological disorder treatment. It also focuses on innovations in solar cells, flexible electronics, and …

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KBRA Assigns Long-Term Rating of AA+ and Stable Outlook to State of Illinois Build Illinois Bonds (Sales Tax Revenue Bonds), Junior Obligation Series of October 2018

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Kroll Bond Rating Agency (KBRA) assigns a long-term rating of AA+ and Stable Outlook to the State of Illinois’s Build Illinois Bonds (Sales Tax Revenue Bonds) Junior Obligation Tax-Exempt Series A of October 2018, Junior Obligation Tax-Exempt Series B of October 2018, and Junior Obligation Taxable Series C of October 2018. KBRA long-term …

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Announcing VanEck Vectors ETFs’ September 2018 Distributions

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–VanEck announced today its regular distributions per share for the VanEck Vectors® municipal income and income-oriented exchange-traded funds. The following dates apply to distribution declarations for the funds listed below:                         Ex-Date Record Date Payable Date October 1, 2018 October 2, 2018 …

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Tech in the Age of Trump

–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Join Brex – the first corporate card for startups – as they host an event with CEO Henrique Dubugras, political consultant and entrepreneur Anthony Scaramucci – moderated by Axios Business Editor, Dan Primack – to discuss tech, media and policy in the in the age of Trump this Sunday, September 30. These three forces …

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Progress in Development Broadband Networks, 2018: Wired Access – Technologies, Markets and Applications – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Progress in Development Broadband Networks: Wired Access – Technologies, Markets and Applications” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. This report updates the status on wired broadband access technologies, their markets, applications, and industries. Wired broadband access technologies are playing an important role in today networks – cable accounts for 55%-60% of the …

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The European Cross-Border Road Transport Market 2018-2023 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Europe Cross-Border Road Transport Market – Segmented by Service, Geography – Growth, Trends, and Forecast (2018 – 2023)” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. The factors, such as the presence of many landlocked countries and the developed economies, increasing trade activity, urbanization and rising disposable income, and liberalization of cabotage are expected …

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IoT Platform as a Service: Worldwide IoT Platform Market Opportunity, Competition and Forecast (2018-2025) – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “IoT Platform as a Service: Worldwide IoT Platform Market Opportunity, Competition and Forecast 2018 to 2025” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. IoT is at the core of digital transformation, with more than 70% of organisations either evaluating or currently deploying IoT. Manufacturing, Healthcare, Transportation and Utilities make up the largest percent …

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Western Alliance Bancorporation Announces Third Quarter 2018 Earnings Release Date, Conference Call and Webcast

PHOENIX–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Western Alliance Bancorporation (NYSE: WAL) announced today that it plans to release its third quarter 2018 financial results after the market closes on Thursday, October 18, 2018. Ken Vecchione, CEO, Dale Gibbons, CFO and Robert Sarver, Executive Chairman, will host a conference call at 12:00 p.m. ET on Friday, October 19, 2018 to discuss …

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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, United Health Foundation Launch $1.1 Million Partnership to Train Next Generation of Health Data Experts

Training will take place through the “Rensselaer Health INCITE Pipeline” Funding supports new entry points into health informatics and experiential learning opportunities TROY, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and the United Health Foundation are expanding access to health informatics educational opportunities and applied health data science research experiences through the Rensselaer Institute for Data Exploration and …

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Saudi Arabia Domestic Remittance Business and Investment Opportunities Databook 2018 – ResearchAndMarkets.com

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The “Saudi Arabia Domestic Remittance Business and Investment Opportunities (Databook) – Transaction Value & Volume, Interstate Remittance Flow for Key Hubs, Intra City P2P Transfers, Consumer Profile – Income, Age Group, Occupation and Purpose” country profile has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering. This report provides a data-centric analysis of domestic remittance market dynamics in …

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