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Athenex宣布Axis Therapeutics與香港理工大學簽訂諒解備忘錄,成立癌症免疫療法聯合研究中心

美國紐約州水牛城, July 18, 2018 -- Athenex, Inc.(NASDAQ:ATNX)是一間致力開發、研製和商業化癌症和相關疾病新療法的全球生物製藥公司,該公司今天宣布 Axis Therapeutics Limited與香港理工大學訂立諒解備忘錄(MOU),探討成立聯合研究中心,以便在香港推動免疫療法的應用。該聯合研究中心的最終目標是為全球癌症患者提供新穎的免疫療法。Axis Therapeutics是一間新成立的合資企業,由Athenex擁有55%股份,Xiangxue...

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Sonoco Declares Regular Quarterly Common Stock Dividend

HARTSVILLE, S.C., July 18, 2018 -- The Board of Directors of Sonoco (NYSE:SON) today declared a $.41 per share quarterly common stock dividend. The dividend will be paid on September 10, 2018, to shareholders of record as of August 10, 2018.According to Rob Tiede, president and chief executive officer, this is the 373rd consecutive quarter, dating back to 1925, that the Company has paid dividends to shareholders.About SonocoFounded in 1899, Sonoco (NYSE:SON) is a global provider of a variety of consumer...

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Intel Breaks Guinness World Records Title for Drone Light Shows in Celebration of 50th Anniversary

FOLSOM, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--What’s New: In celebration of Intel’s 50th anniversary, the company flew 2,018 Intel® Shooting Star™ drones over its Folsom, California, facility, setting a new Guinness World Records™ title for the most unmanned aerial vehicles airborne simultaneously. “Several years ago, we had an idea of flying drones forming the Intel logo over our corporate headquarters, and here we are doing just that. It really speaks to the innovative spirit that Intel was founded...

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Humana Sponsors Vietnam POW 45th Anniversary Reunion, Aug. 15-19

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Vietnam War-era Prisoners of War (POW) will gather for a “Return to Freedom” 45th Anniversary Reunion hosted by NAM-POWs Corporation, a nonprofit veteran organization, and sponsored by Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), a leading health and well-being company. The reunion takes place Aug. 15-19 in Frisco, Texas. During the Vietnam War, an estimated 800 military and non-military personnel were taken prisoner in Southeast Asia. The 662 American military POWs averaged more than...

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Antonio Brown Named as Official EA Sports Madden NFL 19 Cover Athlete, Worldwide Launch August 10th

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: EA) officially unveiled the Madden NFL 19 and Madden NFL Overdrive cover athlete featuring Pittsburgh Steelers star Wide Receiver, Antonio Brown. The star, known for his entertaining end zone celebrations, was also announced as part of the Madden 99 Club last month, taking his place amongst an elite group of players rated 99 OVR. Madden NFL 19 is set to push players onto the path of gridiron greatness with more precision...

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American Realty Investors, Inc. Included in Russell 2000 Index

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CEO and President Daniel J. Moos announced today that American Realty Investors, Inc. (NYSE: ARL) has now been included in the Russell 2000 US Equity Index. Russell Indexes are widely used by investment managers and institutional investors for both index funds and as benchmarks for passive and active investment strategies. The annual reconstitution of the Russell 2000 captures the 2,000 largest U.S. stocks, ranking them by total market capitalization. “We’re proud...

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IMDbPro Members Can Now Receive Personalized Entertainment Industry News and Notifications with IMDbPro Track on the iPhone App

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IMDbPro (www.imdbpro.com), the essential resource for entertainment industry professionals, today unveiled IMDbPro Track, a new feature that empowers members to receive the latest news on the people and film & TV projects they want to follow. With a single tap on the IMDbPro app for iPhone, members will have the option to receive updates through their all-new personalized inbox, an updated newsfeed and iOS push notifications, ensuring they never miss important industry...

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WWE® and O.A.R. Team Up to Raise Funds for Connor’s Cure

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--WWE (NYSE: WWE) and O.A.R. have teamed up to raise awareness and funds for Connor’s Cure through O.A.R.’s Just Like Paradise tour this summer. Through O.A.R.’s Heard The World Fund, a portion of the proceeds from O.A.R.’s Just Like Paradise tour will benefit Connor’s Cure with a minimum contribution of $50,000 for pediatric cancer research. Connor’s Cure was created by Stephanie McMahon and Paul “Triple H™” Levesque to support...

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Aging Asian Workforces Most Vulnerable to Workplace Automation According to Marsh & McLennan Companies’ Global Risk Center Report

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Older workers in China and other Asian nations are most vulnerable to displacement from increasing adoption of workplace automation, according to “The Twin Threats of Aging and Automation,” a new report released today by Marsh & McLennan Companies’ (NYSE:MMC) Global Risk Center. The convergence of an aging global population with workplace automation is expected to have significant economic and societal consequences, particularly in major Asian countries, where...

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Alliance Consumer Growth Closes Fourth Fund

NEW YORK & LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Alliance Consumer Growth (“ACG”), a leading consumer-retail focused growth equity firm, announced the closing of Alliance Consumer Growth Fund IV, L.P., (“ACG IV”) at its hard cap of $350 million. ACG IV, which was oversubscribed and is largely comprised of returning ACG limited partners, will follow the same investment strategy of ACG’s prior funds, focusing on fast-growing “rising star” brands. Since 2011, ACG has invested...

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Campbell Appoints Xavier Boza Chief Human Resources Officer

CAMDEN, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) today announced the appointment of Xavier Boza, 53, as Senior Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer. Boza will be responsible for Campbell’s global human resources function, including talent acquisition and management, organizational effectiveness, compensation and benefits, and diversity and inclusion. He will report to Campbell Interim President and Chief Executive Officer Keith McLoughlin, effective Aug. 1, 2018. Boza succeeds...

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Ferro Adding Manufacturing Capacity for Ultramarine Blue and Micronized Iron Oxide Pigments

CLEVELAND--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ferro Corporation (NYSE: FOE) is expanding its production facility in Girardota, Colombia, to meet increasing global demand for its Ultramarine Blue and Micronized Iron Oxide pigments. “As a global leader in inorganic and organic pigments, including Complex Inorganic Color Pigments, Ferro is committed to meeting growing demand for our products and enabling the success of our customers through innovative and high-quality products, reliable supply, and superior technical...

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Gunnebo’s Board of Directors has resolved to transfer own shares

Wed, Jul 18, 2018 15:01 CET Gunnebo transfers 103,580 ordinary shares to the participants in LTIP 2015 and resolves on transfer of own ordinary shares on Nasdaq Stockholm to hedge social security payments. Based on the authorisation by the Annual General Meeting 2015, Gunnebo transfers 103,580 so called matching shares to the participants in the long-term incentive program resolved by the Annual General Meeting 2015 (“LTIP 2015”), in accordance with the terms and conditions of the program. The...

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Enviro strengthens its capital via off-set directed issue of MSEK 3.0

Wed, Jul 18, 2018 14:40 CET N.B. The English text is an in-house translation of the original Swedish text. Should there be any disparities between the Swedish and the English text, the Swedish text shall prevail. Scandinavian Enviro Systems AB (publ) (”Enviro” or ”The Company”) strengthens its financial position via transfer of a loan to equity through an off-set directed issue. The share issue amount is around MSEK 3.0. The added capital will mainly be used for processing of the market for...

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Citycon Oyj: Managers’ Transactions

Wed, Jul 18, 2018 14:35 CET CITYCON OYJ   Managers’ Transactions   18 July 2018 at 15:35 hrs Person subject to the notification requirement: Per Anders Ovin, Member of the BoardIssuer: Citycon Oyj, LEI 549300P8N0P6KDGTJ206Notification type: initial notificationReference number: 549300P8N0P6KDGTJ206_20180718123105_9(1) TransactionDate: 17 July 2018Venue: Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd (XHEL)Nature of the transaction: acquisitionInstrumentshare (CTY1S)ISIN Code: FI0009002471Transaction...

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