Daily Archive: May 2, 2019

Constellation Brands Increases Investment in Tennessee Whiskey Maker Nelson’s Green Brier™ Distillery

First venture capital investment to be fully integrated into Constellation’s wine and spirits portfolio VICTOR, N.Y., May 02, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Constellation Brands, Inc. (NYSE: STZ and STZ.B), a leading beverage alcohol company, announced today it acquired a majority stake in Nelson’s Green Brier™ Distillery, marking Constellation’s first ventures investment to be fully integrated […]

Føroya Tele Awards Sinch Order for Charging & Policy Control

PRESS RELEASE Stockholm, Sweden. 2nd May 2019. Føroya Tele (Faroese Telecom), the incumbent operator in the Faroe Islands has chosen the Sinch (XSTO:SINCH) Policy & Charging Solution to replace their legacy charging infrastructure. The move builds on the partnership between Sinch and Føroya Tele that started in 2011 and that will now see Sinch modernize Føroya Tele’s […]

Chipmunk Health chooses Philips HealthSuite digital platform to roll out and scale up its telehealth services

May 1, 2019 Powered by Philips’ HealthSuite digital platform, new General Practitioner telehealth service from Chipmunk Health aims to forge a closer and more effective relationship between patients and their doctors while improving health outcomes Amsterdam, the Netherlands – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced that telehealth […]

Memjet Hires Industry Veteran to Lead Business Development in Asia–Pacific

SAN DIEGO, May 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Memjet (Memjet.com), a leading developer of inkjet printing technology, announces it has hired Bent Serritslev as senior vice president of business development in the Asia–Pacific region (APAC). In this role, Mr. Serritslev will oversee sales and marketing activities designed to expand the adoption of Memjet technology among […]

Wabtec Announces Pricing of Upsized Public Offering by selling stockholder

WILMERDING, Pa., May 01, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Wabtec Corporation (NYSE: WAB) (“Wabtec”) today announced the pricing of an underwritten secondary offering of 22,000,000 shares of Wabtec common stock at a public offering price of $73.50 by General Electric Company (“GE”), as the sole selling stockholder. The offering is expected to close on or about […]

Trump’s Favored Sanctions Meet Resistance

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump is increasingly reliant upon economic sanctions to achieve his foreign policy goals, despite a repeated emphasis that the use of military force remains a viable option. However, these coercive measures, analysts say, …

US Ending Iranian Oil Sanctions Waivers

The United States is tightening its economic sanctions on Iran by ending a set of waivers Thursday that had allowed some of the country’s largest oil buyers to continue their purchases.With the expiration of waivers for eight buyers, U.S. Secretary of …

Saudi Arabia Responding to Iran Oil Tanker Emergency

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES An Iranian oil tanker carrying more than 1 million barrels of fuel oil suffered a malfunction in the Red Sea off the coast of Saudi Arabia, authorities said Thursday, raising concerns that the vessel could be leaking.The inc…

Asiana Airlines offers early retirement ahead of sale

SEOUL, Troubled carrier Asiana Airlines Inc. said Thursday it has offered a voluntary retirement program in an effort to make itself more attractive ahead of its planned sale.The early retirement offer covers Asiana employees with 15 years or more of …

One dead, 92 injured in apartment fire in Cheongju

CHEONGJU, South Korea, A fire broke out at an apartment building in Cheongju in the central province of North Chungcheong before dawn Thursday, leaving one resident dead and 92 others injured, police and firefighters said.The fire occurred on the thir…

Thursday’s weather forecast

SEOUL, The following is the weatherforecast for South Korea’s 12 major cities at 9:00 a.m. Thursday.Temperature (C) Condition PossibilityHigh/Low of Rain (%)Seoul 24/10 Sunny 0Incheon 20/11 Sunny 0Suwon 24/08 Sunny 0Cheongju 25/09 Sunny 0Daejeon 24/09…