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New airport in Jeddah becoming a global hub for operational flexibility
October 16, 2019

JEDDAH — The new King Abdulaziz International Airport (KAIA) is evolving itself as a global hub for operational flexibility through its connection to a network of international airports.

KAIA has become one of the busiest airports in the Middle East and the Gulf in the region in terms of international and domestic air traffic. In addition, the airport has topped all Saudi airports in passenger traffic in 2018, where the number of passengers reached"...

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Airways Aviation Group Acquires ESMA Academy France
October 15, 2019

The Airways Aviation Group announced today the acquisition of the renowned French Aviation Education & Training organisation ESMA (Ecole Supérieure des Métiers de l'Aéronautique).

“These are unprecedented times in aviation as we accelerate & expand our already significant global presence & capability and offer even more solutions to the industry’s"...

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Deltix Announces CryptoCortex Integration with MPC-wallet Provider Curv
October 11, 2019

Deltix, Inc. announced that its CryptoCortex digital asset trading platform is integrated with Curv, the cloud-based wallet provider. Deltix, which launched the CryptoCortex platform in 2018, has been providing quantitative research, analytics and algorithmic trading solutions for equities, futures, options and forex for over 12 years. CryptoCortex provides advanced digital asset-trading capabilities to buy-side discretionary and systematic traders, market makers, OTC desks, exchanges and broker/dealers. Curv provides a multi-party computing (MPC) digital “hot” wallet solution, which eliminates the burden of managing private keys in securing digital assets. Recently named a Gartner Cool Vendor in an article highlighting the power of MPC, Curv can also offer an insured hot wallet, the first of its kind in the crypto space. “We are delighted that CryptoCortex traders can now use Curv’s MPC wallet solution.” said Ilya Gorelik, Founder......

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Yokogawa Releases Dynamic Real Time Optimizer, a New Solution in the OpreX Asset Operations and Optimization Family
October 11, 2019

Yokogawa Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6841) announces the release of Dynamic Real Time Optimizer, a solution in the OpreXTM Asset Operations and Optimization family. Using a combination of first principles simulation and multivariable predictive control technology, the Dynamic Real Time Optimizer software helps to optimize plant operations.

This integrated solution is based on Yokogawa’s"...

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Demand for Peruvian products in Saudi Arabia on the rise
October 10, 2019

Peru, one of the world's fastest-growing Latin American nations, is all set to expand its exports of a wide range of goods to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), a move that is aligned with the growing Peruvian exports to the wider Asian region. The KSA is one of the top priority desti- nations of Peru’s latest export master plan.

The most important goods imported from Peru to"...

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The Activity of Seeking and Selecting My Favorite Yunnan Tourist Scenic Areas was Closed
October 10, 2019

On September 25, the activity of seeking and selecting My Favorite Yunnan Tourist Scenic Areas and Colorful Yunnan Tourism Image Ambassador was closed, with 20 My Favorite Yunnan Tourist Scenic Areas and 1,000 Colorful Yunnan Tourism Image Ambassadors being selected.

The activity had attracted nearly 320,000 people of all ages from every part of China. The online voting was ongoing for"...

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Tej Kohli Foundation advocates a scalable, accessible and affordable technology solution to end corneal blindness worldwide.
October 10, 2019

Says game-changing biotechnology solutions are needed to accelerate a global mission to eradicate ‘needless’ corneal blindness.

Tej Kohli Foundation recently cured a family of five brothers and sisters in India who had all been suffering from severe long-term visual impairment

On World Sight Day, the Tej Kohli Foundation says that a focus on new technologies is"...

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PMI Sets Carbon Neutrality Target for All of Its Factories By 2030
October 10, 2019

Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) today announced its aim that all its factories become carbon neutral by 2030. The announcement comes as PMI celebrates its factory in Klaipeda, Lithuania, as its first carbon neutral manufacturing facility.

“A clear message emerged from last month’s Climate Week NYC, run in coordination with the UN General Assembly: Now is the"...

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FAA Approves AerTrak for Boeing 777-200 Series Aircraft to Comply with Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) Operations Mandate
October 10, 2019

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) No. ST04184NY for installation of AerSale®’s AerTrak® system on Boeing 777-200 series aircraft to comply with the Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) Operations rule, a critical part of the agency’s Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen). Beginning January 1, 2020, the FAA has mandated that aircraft operating in airspace defined by 14 CFR § 91.225 must be equipped with an ADS-B Out system that meets the minimum performance requirements of 14 CFR § 91.227. The FAA previously approved AerTrak for Boeing 737 Classic and NG series aircraft (ST04009NY) and Boeing 757-200 series aircraft (ST04011NY). ADS-B provides enhanced navigational accuracy using precise tracking via global positioning satellite (GPS) signals. Reducing risk and improving safety, the technology increases navigational coverage, especially in remote areas......

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Saudi aviation body unveils airport upgrades for tourists
October 9, 2019

Saudi Arabia's General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) has unveiled a series of upgrades at its four international airports in anticipation of increased visitor numbers following the decision to open up the kingdom to foreign tourists.

The airports included in this campaign are King Khalid International Airport in Riyadh, King Abdulaziz International Airport in Jeddah, King Fahd International Airport in Dammam, and Prince Mohammed Bin Abdulaziz"...

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