Greencoat Renewables to purchase yet another wind farm in Ireland

Greencoat Renewables to purchase yet another wind farm in Ireland

Published: 24 hours agoAuthor: Dhananjay Punekar

Greencoat Renewables PLC, an Ireland based renewable-infrastructure firm, has decided to acquire Lisdowney, a 9.2 MW wind farm based in Co Kilkenny, for EUR 22.5 million. According to the London South East, the Lisdowney wind farm, which was commissi....

Nokia to opt between a sale or shut-down for its digital health unit

Nokia to opt between a sale or shut-down for its digital health unit

Date: 2018-02-16Author: Dhananjay Punekar

In a major turn of events witnessed across the digital health industry, Nokia has declared to have begun evaluating various alternatives for its online health activities. The firm’s decision apparently comes as a surprise to its partners, havin....

Cancer Research UK CTU gets £4.5mn for pancreatic cancer research

Cancer Research UK CTU gets £4.5mn for pancreatic cancer research

Date: 2018-02-15Author: Dhananjay Punekar

The Cancer Research UK, a charitable organization in the UK focusing on cancer research & healthcare, has offered funds worth £4.5 million for the Cancer Research UK Clinical Trials Unit (CTU) in Scotland after assessing a review report of ....

InfraCo Asia & Sunseap collaborate to build solar project in Vietnam

InfraCo Asia & Sunseap collaborate to build solar project in Vietnam

Date: 2018-02-14Author: Dhananjay Punekar

InfraCo Asia Development Private Limited, a firm developing infrastructure projects in the developing regions of Southeast Asia, and Sunseap International, the global division of Singapore based Sunseap Group, have reportedly entered a deal to build ....

JD.com to establish branch in Australia for ANZ eCommerce expansion

JD.com to establish branch in Australia for ANZ eCommerce expansion

Date: 2018-02-09Author: Dhananjay Punekar

JD.com, one of the most renowned eCommerce firms based in China, has decided to set up an office in Australia to speed up its growth across the ANZ region. Reportedly, the firm’s new headquarters in the Australia & New Zealand region is mos....

MAHB signs several partnership deals to make Subang an aviation hub

MAHB signs several partnership deals to make Subang an aviation hub

Date: 2018-02-08Author: Dhananjay Punekar

The Singapore Airshow 2018 has apparently witnessed MAHB (Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd) inking numerous joint venture agreements as well as MoUs in order to transform Subang into an aerospace & aviation center. According to the managing directo....

Google acquires LogMeln’s Xively to expand its cloud business

Google acquires LogMeln’s Xively to expand its cloud business

Date: 2018-02-16Author: Satarupa De

In what can be touted as an attempt to reinforce its cloud business, Google, this Thursday, has apparently declared its plan of buying the IoT software provider, Xively.  Reportedly, the American internet search giant has agreed to pay USD 50 mi....

Grupo Modelo pours in USD 5mn for Aguascalientes center expansion

Grupo Modelo pours in USD 5mn for Aguascalientes center expansion

Date: 2018-02-15Author: Saipriya Iyer

Grupo Modelo, the globally renowned Mexico-based brewery, has recently declared its decision to invest close to USD 5 million for one of its facility expansion plans. If reports are to be believed, this subsidiary owned by Anheuser-Busch InBev, the B....

Vascutek utilizes funds worth £33mn to expand its manufacturing base

Vascutek utilizes funds worth £33mn to expand its manufacturing base

Date: 2018-02-13Author: Dhananjay Punekar

Vascutek Limited has apparently decided to set up two cleanrooms & a sterilization suite at Inchinnan, where its manufacturing base is located. The Terumo Group firm that designs, manufactures & markets vascular implants for treating heart ai....

East Ventures participates in Warung Pintar’s $4mn funding round

East Ventures participates in Warung Pintar’s $4mn funding round

Date: 2018-02-12Author: Sunil Hebbalkar

The Indonesian retail technology company, Warung Pintar, has reportedly been on the receiving end of quite some capital this week. Reliable sources claim that several companies, including Digital Garage, Insignia Ventures Partner, Triputra Group, SMD....

Kroger sells its convenience store business for USD 2.15 billion

Kroger sells its convenience store business for USD 2.15 billion

Date: 2018-02-06Author: Dhananjay Punekar

The Kroger Company, one of the largest supermarket chains in the U.S., has apparently decided to sell nearly 800 of its convenience stores to the EG Group. The sale has been estimated at USD 2.15 billion, as per CNBC. The move seems to be a part of K....

Coinlancer-Cryptopia partnership marks debut in blockchain industry

Coinlancer-Cryptopia partnership marks debut in blockchain industry

Date: 2018-02-07Author: Dhananjay Punekar

Coinlancer, a blockchain technology built on an Ethereum platform for effective freelancing & secured peer-to-peer exchanges, has scarcely collaborated with Cryptopia. Apparently, the deal has come to fruition post Coinlancer’s successful a....

UniQuest & PMI collaborate to develop non-addictive pain killers

UniQuest & PMI collaborate to develop non-addictive pain killers

Date: 2018-01-31Author: Dhananjay Punekar

UniQuest Private Limited, a commercialization unit of the University of Queensland, has apparently signed on a research & option pact with PrevCeutical Medical Incorporation (PMI). Incidentally, PMI, a Canada based biomedical firm, has been a par....

Google plans to finance Indonesian ride-hailing company Go-Jek

Google plans to finance Indonesian ride-hailing company Go-Jek

Date: 2018-01-29Author: Sunil Hebbalkar

In a bid to be a part of Indonesia’s growing digital economy, tech giant Google has announced that it plans to invest a substantial amount in the country’s primary ride-hailing company, Go-Jek. So far, state reports, Google has not disclo....

Noble Energy to expand its natural gas extraction ventures in Israel

Noble Energy to expand its natural gas extraction ventures in Israel

Date: 2018-01-25Author: Paroma Bhattacharya

Noble Energy, one of USA’s leading oil and gas exploration and production companies has been reported to be planning to expand its operations at Leviathan, Israel - the large natural gas site off the Israeli Mediterranean coast. For the record,....

Celgene announces purchase of Juno Therapeutics for USD 9 billion

Celgene announces purchase of Juno Therapeutics for USD 9 billion

Date: 2018-01-23Author: Dhananjay Punekar

In what may be regarded as a significant breakthrough being witnessed across healthcare industry, Celgene Corporation has reportedly decided to purchase Juno Therapeutics Incorporation, a biopharmaceutical firm headquartered in the U.S., for nearly U....

Microsoft Corp. declares ScaleUp Program for Sydney startups

Microsoft Corp. declares ScaleUp Program for Sydney startups

Date: 2018-02-15Author: Dhananjay Punekar

Tech behemoth Microsoft Corporation has disclosed its plans to launch a ScaleUp program in Sydney supporting the city’s StartUp hub. The initiative taken by the tech giant is aimed towards transforming the city into an innovative capital. Incid....

Google and Getty Images Inc. to sign a new image licensing pact

Google and Getty Images Inc. to sign a new image licensing pact

Date: 2018-02-12Author: Dhananjay Punekar

Getty Images Inc., a U.S. based stock photo organization, has apparently decided to sign a licensing agreement with Google Inc., post filing an antitrust litigation against the firm two years ago. According to the statement issued by Getty, the two c....

BT’s mobile arm EE to launch 4G broadband antenna for rural homes

BT’s mobile arm EE to launch 4G broadband antenna for rural homes

Date: 2018-02-09Author: Ojaswita Kutepatil

The UK based telecom giant EE has recently unveiled its plan to launch a new 4G antenna that promises to help provide rural homes with fast broadband internet. Reports claim EE’s project to be first-of-its-kind in providing superfast broadband ....

Linde invests in Singapore to develop a digitalized technology hub

Linde invests in Singapore to develop a digitalized technology hub

Date: 2018-02-05Author: Sunil Hebbalkar

The German multinational chemical company, Linde AG has expanded its reach across the Asia Pacific with the development of the Asia Pacific Digitalization Hub. Apparently, this is Linde’s first digital technology center outside of Germany. The ....

Optus to introduce the 5G network across Australia by 2019

Optus to introduce the 5G network across Australia by 2019

Date: 2018-02-02Author: Dhananjay Punekar

Singtel Optus Private Limited, one of the biggest telecom firms in Australia, is anticipated to introduce the latest 5G network technology in the metropolitan cities of the country in 2019. Prior to this announcement, the firm had successfully perfor....