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Dubai, United Arab Emirates.-Thursday, November 2nd 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] The 10th anniversary of the iPhone, dubbed iPhone X, is shipping out and en route to the lucky few who pre-ordered last week. iPhone X is scheduled to be officially released Friday, November 3rd. On previous launches of the iPhone, Apple had nearly three times the availability on-hand. However, this is not the case for iPhone X. Due to the revolutionary design, the complexity of the new OLED screen, and limited supply—pre-orders were snapped up in minutes. Hope is not entirely lost for the techno avant-garde; few official resellers and online retailers are holding onto iPhone X inventory—recently launched US-based Polymirth.com is just one of a handful globally. “We are fortunate enough to have secured inventory for iPhone X which was not an easy task. Following our successful pre-order launch, we only have a few hundred remaining units available,” exclaims Andrew Hajjar Co-Founder of Polymirth.com Polymirth.com o ... Read more »
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INGELHEIM, Germany -Monday, November 6th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] 48-week Phase III data showed Cyltezo® and Humira® have similar efficacy, safety and immunogenicity in people with rheumatoid arthritis1 Patients who switched at week 24 from Humira® to Cyltezo® showed no difference to continuous Humira® usage1 Data will be presented at the American College of Rheumatology / Association of Rheumatology Health Professionals Annual Meeting (BUSINESS WIRE)--Boehringer Ingelheim today announced one-year data from VOLTAIRE®-RA, a pivotal Phase III clinical trial comparing Cyltezo® (adalimumab-adbm) and reference product Humira®*. The 48-week data showed that Cyltezo® is equivalent, with no clinically meaningful differences in efficacy, safety and immunogenicity to Humira® in people with moderately-to-severely active rheumatoid arthritis (RA), including in patients who switched from Humira® to Cyltezo® at week 24.1 “These data are an important addition to the robust body of evidence demonstra ... Read more »
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OSAKA, Japan-Tuesday, November 7th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] Trial assesses safety and immunogenicity of different schedules of TAK-003 dengue vaccine candidate in children and adolescents ages 2 through 17 living in dengue-endemic areas1 Children and adolescents who received TAK-003 had a relative risk of symptomatic dengue of 0.29 (95% CI: 0.13–0.72) compared to children and adolescents in the placebo control group1 TAK-003 induced sustained antibody responses against all four serotypes of dengue virus, regardless of previous dengue exposure and dosing schedule1 TAK-003 is currently being evaluated in a two-dose schedule, administered three months apart, in the pivotal Phase 3 TIDES efficacy trial2 November 06, 2017 06:32 PM Eastern Standard Time (BUSINESS WIRE)--Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE: 4502), (“Takeda”) today announced that data from an 18-month interim analysis of the ongoing Phase 2 DEN-204 trial of its live, attenuated tetravalent dengue vaccine candidate, TA ... Read more »
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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. & OSAKA, Japan-Monday, November 6th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] – Results from Phase 3 ECHELON-1 Trial of ADCETRIS® (brentuximab vedotin) in Frontline Advanced Hodgkin Lymphoma to be Featured in Plenary Session – – More than 10 Abstracts to Highlight Takeda’s Expanded Hematology-Oncology Portfolio in Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma, Chronic Myeloid Leukemia and Acute Myeloid Leukemia – (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE: 4502) today announced that it will present a total of 11 company-sponsored abstracts at the 59th American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting taking place in Atlanta from December 9 to 12, 2017. Takeda will present findings from Phase 3 and earlier-stage data from clinical studies across the company’s broadened oncology portfolio. Notably, data from the Phase 3 ECHELON-1 clinical trial evaluating ADCETRIS® (brentuximab vedotin) as part of a frontline combination chemotherapy regimen in patients with previously untreated advanced ... Read more »
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DANBURY, Conn. & RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C.-Monday, November 6th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] (BUSINESS WIRE)--QuintilesIMS (NYSE:Q) today announced that it will be changing its name to IQVIA, a company dedicated to using analytics and science to help healthcare stakeholders find better solutions for their patients, effective November 6, 2017. Beginning on November 15, 2017, equity shares of the company will trade on the NYSE under the new name and new ticker symbol “IQV.” Until then, IQVIA will continue to be listed under QuintilesIMS and symbol “Q” per the listing notification requirements of the NYSE. IQVIA’s client solutions are powered by the IQVIA CORE™. The CORE enables IQVIA to provide customized solutions for clients leveraging the world’s largest curated healthcare information source, advanced analytics, leading technologies and extensive industry knowledge across diseases, geographies and scientific methods. It fuels the company’s approach to human data science, including faster, ... Read more »
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Global economic confidence has improved slightly this quarter, despite lagging confidence in the Middle East and the Americas. Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, November 6th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] According to the latest Global Economic Conditions Survey (GECS), produced by ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and IMA (the Institute of Management Accountants), business confidence across the United Arab Emirates (UAE) fell to its lowest level since the first quarter of 2016. Lindsay Degouve de Nuncques, head of ACCA Middle East said “In the UAE, the capital expenditure and employment subcomponents were both very weak. Despite the UAE having one of the biggest non-oil sectors in the Gulf, this will be related to the lower oil price. “Oil output is likely to remain subdued as countries in the Middle East follow the latest OPEC production cuts. The other drag is likely to come from continued fiscal austerity, as the region continues its adjustment to a period of ... Read more »
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LAS VEGAS -Thursday, November 2nd 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] (BUSINESS WIRE)--Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq:RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, today announced it will report earnings after the market close on November 9, 2017. The company will host a conference call and webcast to discuss the third quarter 2017 results at 5:00 p.m. Eastern / 2:00 p.m. Pacific time. A live webcast of the event will be available on Rimini Street’s Investor Relations site http://investors.riministreet.com. Dial-in participants can access the conference call by dialing (855) 213-3942 in the U.S. and Canada and entering the code 7698688. A recording of the webcast will be available on the investor relations section of the Company’s website two hours after the live call ends and will remain available for 12 months. About Rimini Street, Inc. Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI) is a global provider ... Read more »
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The opening of Admiralty Arch Waldorf Astoria is due to make a significant impact on the London Luxury Hotel Market LONDON -Thursday, November 2nd 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] (BUSINESS WIRE)--Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts has been appointed by Prime Investors Capital Ltd to operate the luxury hotel within one of the capital’s best-known and most prestigious monuments. Admiralty Arch Waldorf Astoria, London will open in 2022, following an extensive on-going refurbishment programme which will restore and protect the iconic landmark’s architectural and historical features. Admiralty Arch was commissioned by King Edward VII in memory of Queen Victoria, and was designed by Sir Aston Webb, who was also responsible for The Mall and main facade at Buckingham Palace. In addition to housing the official residences of the First Sea Lords, Admiralty Arch has served as a centre for clandestine wartime intelligence efforts, a Royal Navy outpost, and latterly as a centre for the UK Government’s Cabine ... Read more »
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YKK® branded content shares the idea of “Little Parts. Big Difference” with the world. – Film to feature automatic zippers – TOKYO-Monday, November 6th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] (BUSINESS WIRE) --YKK Corporation (Head office: 1 Kanda Izumi-cho, Chiyoda, Tokyo) has produced the short film “AUTO CAMPING” as part of its efforts to widely promote its corporate brand and zippers. The film, which tells the story of a family at a campsite using automatic zippers, is slated to be released on Monday, November 6 on YKK’s official YouTube channel (https://www.youtube.com/user/YKKfastening) and YKK’s official website. It will also be distributed as a commercial ad on YouTube. Automatic zippers are a product featured in “FASTENING DAYS,” a short animated film series produced by YKK from 2014 to 2017, which has garnered a total of over 26 million online views. YKK set out to make the product a reality. With automatic zippers, it is possible to open and close the zipper by remote control using a smart ... Read more »
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SES Government Solutions awarded Complex Commercial Satellite Communications Solutions contract (CS3) to bid on U.S. Government managed-services opportunities LUXEMBOURG -Thursday, November 2nd 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] (BUSINESS WIRE)--SES announced that the U.S. General Services Administration’s (GSA) Future Satellite Communications Service Acquisition (FCSA) program has awarded SES Government Solutions, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SES, a spot on the Complex Commercial Satellite Communications Solutions contract (CS3). “We are very proud to be part of the CS3 team of awardees,” said Pete Hoene, President and CEO of SES Government Solutions. “CS3 gives the U.S. Government and its agencies another contract vehicle to leverage the uniquely scalable and secure end-to-end managed-services SES Government Solutions provides. It will allow the U.S. Government to take advantage of our most innovative offerings including high throughput connectivity on our multi-orbit satellite fleet.” Indust ... Read more »
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DigiCert IoT security solutions will help secure nearly 100,000 connected devices with potential to scale much larger Dubai, United Arab Emirates.-Monday, November 6th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] Pacific Controls has selected DigiCert to help secure nearly 100,000 connected devices being installed in commercial, government and residential buildings in Dubai, as part of the Smart Dubai initiative. In choosing DigiCert for the first phase of a project expected to grow, Pacific Controls is gaining efficiencies through DigiCert’s high-volume digital certificate infrastructure and automation to efficiently provision credentials on devices. “As we continue forward helping fulfill the goals set by the Smart Dubai initiative we are confident that DigiCert will be able to handle the scale of this project and increase our efficiency in these device security deployments. The automation and expertise that DigiCert offers will play a significant role in supporting Pacific Controls,” said Pacific Contro ... Read more »
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, November 6th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] Mobile game company, Com2uS (CEO Byeongjun Song, www.com2us.com) has announced that a pre-registration event for an upcoming Guild PvP content, the Guild Siege Battle, will be held prior to the major update. The Guild Siege Battle is a battle content where a total of 3 Guilds fight against each other at the same time to occupy opponents’ bases. All Guild members must try their best to defeat the bases of two other Guilds during the designated time while protecting their own by setting up strong defense formations. The Guild that occupies most bases will be the winner of the battle. Especially, the expectation towards this new content, the Guild Siege Battle, has been increasing since the beginning of this year because it's a content that’s newly being added since the live PvP content, “World Arena”. It’s also highly expected that not only will the players find the best Guild via intense Guild Battles, but also en ... Read more »
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Leading online higher education organization avoids unnecessary upgrade; achieves significant savings; and gains broader, optimized support for heavily customized software LAS VEGAS-Thursday, November 2nd 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] (BUSINESS WIRE)--Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, today announced that Open Universities Australia (OUA) has selected Rimini Street to support its heavily customized Oracle PeopleSoft Campus Solutions platform. By switching to Rimini Street support, the organization is able to continue to leverage its robust Oracle applications for a minimum of 15 years, save significant annual costs, and receive robust, comprehensive support, without any required upgrades to stay on support. Established in 1993, OUA’s primary goal is to connect students to degree programs offered by leading Australia universities via its online ... Read more »
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