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Demand for Cosmetic Surgery Procedures Around the World Continues to Skyrocket – USA, Brazil, Japan, Italy and Mexico Ranked in the Top Five Countries

Demand for Cosmetic Surgery Procedures Around the World Continues to Skyrocket – USA, Brazil, Japan, Italy and Mexico Ranked in the Top Five Countries

NEW YORK, June 27, 2017 (Korea Bizwire) — The International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) today released the results of their annual Global Aesthetic Survey for procedures completed in 2016, which showed an overall increase of 9% in surgical and non-surgical cosmetic procedures within the past twelve months. Ranking of the World’s Top Ten [...]

Alipay Brings Enhanced “Cashless” Experience for Chinese Tourists in the Principality of Monaco

Alipay Brings Enhanced “Cashless” Experience for Chinese Tourists in the Principality of Monaco

LONDON, Jun. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — Alipay, the world’s largest online and mobile payment platform operated by Ant Financial Services Group (“Ant Financial”, “Ant”), today announced that it has signed a MoU with the Government of Monaco, which will enable merchants in Monaco to accept payment via Alipay, giving Chinese tourists the same convenient payment [...]

Next Animation Studio Appoints Matthew Duntemann as Chief Creative Officer

Next Animation Studio Appoints Matthew Duntemann as Chief Creative Officer

TAIPEI, Taiwan, Jun. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — Next Animation Studio (NAS) today announced that Matthew Duntemann has joined the company as Chief Creative Officer. Based at NAS headquarters in Taipei, Duntemann will report directly to Chief Executive Officer Indra Suharjono. A photo accompanying this announcement is available at http://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/d515e951-3223-46bc-ac3c-bcd9023f2c2e As Chief Creative Officer, Duntemann will [...]

AI to Drive GDP Gains of $15.7 Trillion with Productivity, Personalisation Improvements

AI to Drive GDP Gains of $15.7 Trillion with Productivity, Personalisation Improvements

HONG KONG, Jun. 27 GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Global GDP will be 14% higher in 2030 as a result of AI – the equivalent of an additional $15.7 trillion. This makes it the biggest commercial opportunity in today’s fast changing economy according to new research by PwC. Drawing on a detailed analysis of the business impact [...]

IDT to Speak and Exhibit at Wireless Power Congress 2017 in Munich, Germany

IDT to Speak and Exhibit at Wireless Power Congress 2017 in Munich, Germany

SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA, Jun. 26 (Korea Bizwire) - Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (IDT) (NASDAQ:IDTI) announced today that it will be giving a presentation and showcasing technical demonstrations of its advanced wireless power technology at the Wireless Power Congress show in Munich, Germany. The event occurs July 12 to 13 at the Konferenzzentrum, and is organized by the technical journal Elektronik, [...]

Scientific Breakthrough on Objective Diagnosis of PTSD

Scientific Breakthrough on Objective Diagnosis of PTSD

SYDNEY, Australia and MINNEAPOLIS, Jun. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — Australian Stock Exchange-listed medical technology company Medibio Limited (MEB or the Company) announces a new research study, conducted at Emory University, Atlanta GA and funded by Medibio, demonstrates that post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) can be accurately diagnosed using a non-invasive protocol involving heart rate data and [...]

Informa’s Annual Clinical and Research Excellence Awards Return for Third Year

Informa’s Annual Clinical and Research Excellence Awards Return for Third Year

BOSTON, Jun. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — Informa’s Pharma Intelligence has today announced that the third annual Clinical and Research Excellence (CARE) Awards are now open for nominations. Pharma Intelligence – the world’s leading provider of clinical and research intelligence and analysis, and home of leading brands such as Scrip, Pink Sheet and Biomedtracker – will [...]

Euroloan Sets New Crowdfunding Record for FinTech Companies in Finland

Euroloan Sets New Crowdfunding Record for FinTech Companies in Finland

Helsinki, Finland, Jun. 26 (Korea Bizwire) — Euroloan Group PLC issued new shares on Privanet Group PLC’s crowdfunding platform Around. The statutory maximum limit of EUR 4.995 million for the issue was reached on Thursday, June 8, eight days early. The subscription was at termination at 5,599,031 EUR, i.e. 377% of the minimum target of [...]

Nasdaq Closing Cross Calculates Russell US Indexes Reconstitution for the 14th Consecutive Year

Nasdaq Closing Cross Calculates Russell US Indexes Reconstitution for the 14th Consecutive Year

NEW YORK, Jun. 23 (Korea Bizwire) — Nasdaq (Symbol: NDAQ) today announced the Nasdaq Closing Cross was used for the 14th consecutive year to rebalance Nasdaq-listed securities in the entire family of  Russell US Indexes, part of leading global index provider FTSE Russell, during its annual reconstitution. More than 972 million shares representing a record [...]

IAGC: Plankton Study Speculative and Needs Better Data

IAGC: Plankton Study Speculative and Needs Better Data

Houston, TX, US, Jun. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — The International Association of Geophysical Contractors (IAGC) released the following statement regarding the publishing of research on the interaction of seismic surveys and zooplankton in Nature: Ecology and Evolution. The IAGC President, Nikki Martin issued the following statement: “While we found the study interesting, we are also [...]