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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 [...]

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, [...]

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 [...]

KDDI Chooses Sigma Design’s Z-Wave Technology for Japan’s First Smart Home Service

KDDI Chooses Sigma Design’s Z-Wave Technology for Japan’s First Smart Home Service

FREMONT, Calif., Jun. 22 (Korea Bizwire) — Sigma Designs® (NASDAQ:SIGM), a leading provider of intelligent system-on-chip (SoC) solutions for connected smart TV platforms and smart home IoT, is pleased to announced that Japan’s largest telco corporation, KDDI, uses Z-Wave as the wireless mesh technology powering their smart home solution, au HOME, designed specifically for network [...]

Impinj Introduces Speedway® R120 RAIN RFID Reader

Impinj Introduces Speedway® R120 RAIN RFID Reader

SEATTLE, Jun. 21 (Korea Bizwire) — Impinj (PI), a leading provider of RAIN RFID solutions, today introduced the Impinj Speedway R120 one-port, enterprise-grade fixed reader that connects RAIN RFID-enabled items to the Internet. The Speedway reader portfolio now includes three models to support one, two, or four antennas with expansion up to 32 antennas. Speedway [...]

Nasdaq’s BWise and KPMG Align to Provide Comprehensive GRC Solutions

Nasdaq’s BWise and KPMG Align to Provide Comprehensive GRC Solutions

NEW YORK, Jun. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Nasdaq’s BWise (Nasdaq:NDAQ), a global leader in enterprise Governance, Risk Management and Compliance (eGRC), and KPMG LLP, the U.S. audit, tax and advisory firm, today announced a strategic alliance to help clients improve how they address risk and compliance challenges more effectively across their enterprise. Together, they will [...]

Nearly 9 in 10 Companies Plan to Hire MBA Graduates in 2017

Nearly 9 in 10 Companies Plan to Hire MBA Graduates in 2017

RESTON, Va., Jun. 20 (Korea Bizwire) — Corporate hiring plans for 2017 point to robust employment opportunities for graduates of MBA and business master’s programs, according to a new employer survey report from the Graduate Management Admission Council (GMAC). Globally, 86 percent of companies plan to hire recent MBA graduates this year, up from 79 [...]

IDT to Showcase Contactless Position Sensors at Sensors Expo 2017

IDT to Showcase Contactless Position Sensors at Sensors Expo 2017

SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA, Jun. 19 (Korea Bizwire) - Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (IDT) (NASDAQ:IDTI) announced today it will offer technical demonstrations of its high-performance inductive position sensor family at the Sensors Expo & Conference in San Jose, CA. The event occurs June 27 to 29 at the McEnery Convention Center. IDT experts will be stationed at booth #835 [...]