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Infineon Teams Up with Qt Group to Revolutionize GUI Development for Microcontrollers

(IN BRIEF) In response to the growing demand for faster time-to-market and high-resolution graphical displays in the semiconductor market, Infineon Technologies AG has partnered with Qt Group to integrate Qt’s lightweight graphics framework into its TRAVEO™ T2G cluster microcontrollers. These … Read the full press release

Celebrating Women Entrepreneurs: Türkiye’s 17th Women Entrepreneur Awards

(IN BRIEF) Garanti BBVA, in collaboration with ‘The Ekonomist’ and the Women Entrepreneurs Association of Türkiye (KAGIDER), recently hosted Türkiye’s 17th Women Entrepreneur Awards on February 27, 2024. Nagihan Yılmaz was honored as the “Woman Entrepreneur of the Year” for … Read the full press release

Ricoh Recognized Among Top 50 Companies in Carbon Clean200™ List for Sixth Consecutive Year

(IN BRIEF) Ricoh has once again been included in the prestigious Carbon Clean200™ list, ranking among the top 50 companies globally leading the transition to clean energy. Organized by Corporate Knights and As You Sow, the list evaluates companies based … Read the full press release

DHL Group Inaugurates State-of-the-Art Logistics Center in Poznan, Poland

(IN BRIEF) DHL Group unveils its new international logistics center in Robakowo, near Poznan, Poland, in collaboration with DHL eCommerce, Post & Parcel Germany, and DHL Freight. Representing an investment of approximately 180 million euros, the facility spans 32,000 sqm … Read the full press release

Siemens Launches Revolutionary Circuit Protection Device: SENTRON ECPD

(IN BRIEF) Siemens introduces SENTRON ECPD (Electronic Circuit Protection Device), a groundbreaking innovation in circuit protection technology. The device offers ultra-fast, wear-free switching, up to 1,000 times faster than conventional circuit breakers, enhancing safety and minimizing short-circuit energy. It provides … Read the full press release

Monesave introduces Socialised budgeting: Meet the app quietly revolutionising how users budget

(IN BRIEF) Monesave, a social fintech innovator, introduces its latest feature: Anonymous Budget Benchmarking, enabling users to craft personalized budgets and compare progress with peers anonymously. Recognizing the solitary nature of traditional budgeting, Monesave’s Budgeting App offers a supportive environment … Read the full press release

Enhancing Mining Operations: Sandvik to Supply AutoMine® System to Codelco’s Chilean Mine Project

(IN BRIEF) Sandvik, a global leader in mining solutions, has secured a significant order from Codelco, the world’s largest copper producer. Valued at around SEK 300 million, the order is for Sandvik’s AutoMine® load and haul automation system to be … Read the full press release

AFRY Strengthens Renewable Energy Portfolio with Carelin Oy Acquisition

(IN BRIEF) AFRY has announced its acquisition of Carelin Oy, a leading provider of project management, energy, and asset care services in the Finnish renewable energy market. This strategic move aims to enhance AFRY’s offerings in the renewables sector, allowing … Read the full press release

Rheinmetall Secures Contract for Skynex Air Defence Systems, Enhancing European Customer’s Aerial Threat Defense

(IN BRIEF) Rheinmetall has secured another significant contract to supply Skynex air defence systems to a European customer, aimed at bolstering their defense against aerial threats. With an order value in the lower three-digit million euro range, deliveries are slated … Read the full press release

Austrian Industry Giants Spearhead Carbon-Based Value Chain Transformation

(IN BRIEF) Austrian companies Holcim, Verbund, OMV, and Borealis have wrapped up the C2PAT demonstration plant project, aiming to produce carbon-based products from unavoidable CO2 emissions. Instead of a joint pilot plant, each company plans to develop industrially upscaled plants … Read the full press release

The European companies at MWC Barcelona 2024: AI, 5G, VR, XR, Cybersecurity, Digital Transformation, Entertainment, etc.

(IN BRIEF) At the Mobile World Congress (MWC) Barcelona 2024, European companies showcased a wide array of innovations and strategic partnerships that underscored their commitment to driving digital transformation and enhancing connectivity across various sectors. The key topics discussed by … Read the full press release

Syngenta Teams Up with IBM and Maxygen to Revolutionize Agricultural Technology

(IN BRIEF) Syngenta Group, a leading global agriculture technology company, has announced key collaborations stemming from its innovation accelerator platform, Shoots by Syngenta, launched in 2023. These collaborations involve partnerships with IBM Research and US biotech firm Maxygen, aiming to … Read the full press release

Driving Innovation: Henkel Spotlights Self-Regulating PTC Heaters and More at LOPEC 2024

(IN BRIEF) Henkel, a leading provider of printed electronics materials, is set to showcase its latest innovations at the LOPEC trade show. They will unveil their functional materials tailored for smart surfaces, healthcare, and connectivity applications. The focus will be … Read the full press release

EU Funding Boosts Agfa’s Green Hydrogen Production Initiative

(IN BRIEF) Agfa, a sustainable technology provider, collaborates with VITO to develop advanced separator membranes for hydrogen production. They secure an 11 million Euro grant from the EU Innovation Fund for a membrane production plant. The collaboration aims to enhance … Read the full press release

Fugro Reports Robust Growth and Enhanced Profitability in 2023, Unveils Strategic Expansion Plans

(IN BRIEF) Fugro, a global leader in geo-data solutions, announces a strong performance in 2023 with notable revenue growth of 27.5% to EUR 2.2 billion, propelled by heightened client demand in energy markets. The company demonstrates significant improvement across all … Read the full press release

KPN’s Integrated Annual Report 2023: Advancing Connected Growth and Sustainability

(IN BRIEF) KPN unveils its Integrated Annual Report 2023 titled “Connected Growth,” highlighting a year of significant achievements and strategic advancements. The report emphasizes KPN’s commitment to expanding digital connectivity across the Netherlands, with notable growth in all segments and … Read the full press release

Global Warming Amplifies Risks: UEA-Led Study Warns of Heightened Climate Threats to Developing Countries

(IN BRIEF) A research program led by the University of East Anglia (UEA) has quantified how climate change risks increase at a national scale with rising global temperatures. Focusing on six countries including Brazil, China, Egypt, Ethiopia, Ghana, and India, … Read the full press release

Leading the Charge: Nordic Leaders Fortum and Hydrovolt Team Up to Revolutionize Battery Recycling

(IN BRIEF) Fortum Battery Recycling and Hydrovolt, two prominent players in sustainable battery recycling, have formed a strategic alliance to drive the Nordic battery industry forward. Hydrovolt will supply black mass generated from EV battery recycling to Fortum’s plant in … Read the full press release

ANDRITZ Reports Record-Breaking Financial Performance for 2023, Projects Growth in 2024

(IN BRIEF) International technology conglomerate ANDRITZ has announced unprecedented financial achievements for the fiscal year 2023, marking a second consecutive year of record highs. The company reported a remarkable surge in revenue, net income, and EBITA, reaching 8.7 billion EUR, … Read the full press release

Safran Aircraft Engines Establishes New Foundry in Rennes, Brittany for Turbine Blade Manufacturing

(IN BRIEF) Safran Aircraft Engines has unveiled plans to establish a new foundry works, Safran Turbine Airfoils, in Rennes, Brittany, aimed at producing turbine blades for key engine programs like the M88 and the CFM International LEAP. Scheduled to commence … Read the full press release

WACKER Group Unveils Innovative Silicone Solutions at Silicone Expo Europe 2024

(IN BRIEF) At the Silicone Expo Europe, commencing in Amsterdam, the WACKER Group is set to showcase its latest silicone-based product solutions tailored for various industrial sectors. These offerings include silicone gels for wound care, non-postcuring liquid silicone rubber for … Read the full press release

Telefónica Movistar Extends Support for Movistar KOI eSports Team at MWC

(IN BRIEF) During the Mobile World Congress (MWC), Telefónica Movistar announced its commitment to continue supporting the Movistar KOI eSports team for three more years, marking a decade of involvement in eSports since its pioneering entry into the field. Movistar … Read the full press release

Daimler Truck Leads Safety Innovation for European Roadways with Enhanced Vehicle Systems

(IN BRIEF) Daimler Truck is at the forefront of safety innovation as stricter EU regulations for new trucks, buses, and coaches are set to take effect in July 2024. With its latest safety systems, Daimler Truck not only meets but … Read the full press release

Infineon Enhances Growth Strategy with Streamlined Sales Organization

(IN BRIEF) Infineon Technologies AG is embarking on a path of ambitious growth by revamping its sales organization structure, effective from March 1. The restructuring will see the sales team organized into three customer-centric Sales Segments: “Automotive”, “Industrial & Infrastructure”, … Read the full press release

Infineon Unveils Next-Gen Solid-State Isolators for Faster and More Reliable Circuit Switching

(IN BRIEF) At the Applied Power Electronics Conference (APEC), Infineon Technologies AG launched a new family of Solid-State Isolators (iSSI) designed to enhance circuit switching performance. Using coreless transformer technology, the iSSI offer improved energy transfer and protection features not … Read the full press release

Driving the Future: Bosch and Microsoft Collaborate to Pioneer Generative AI for Advanced Automotive Safety

(IN BRIEF) Bosch, during the Bosch Connected World 2024 conference, announced plans to integrate generative AI into vehicle systems to enhance automated driving capabilities. This initiative aims to improve road safety by enabling vehicles to better assess dynamic road scenarios … Read the full press release

Poland’s Cargounit Invests in Siemens Locomotives for European Rail Modernization

(IN BRIEF) Cargounit, Poland’s leading locomotive leasing company, partners with Siemens Mobility to purchase 30 Vectron locomotives with an option for 60 more, along with 10 Smartron locomotives. The deal aims to enhance cross-border rail transport in Europe. Vectron locomotives, … Read the full press release

Breaking Boundaries: Siemens Launches Gridscale X Network Model Manager for North American ISOs and TSOs

(IN BRIEF) Siemens launches Gridscale X Network Model Manager, a revolutionary software for ISOs and TSOs in the US and Canada. This cutting-edge tool enables efficient grid management through a Digital Twin of the power grid, streamlining planning, development, and … Read the full press release

New Era for Independent Workshops: ZF Aftermarket Unveils OE-Quality Commercial Vehicle Sensors

(IN BRIEF) ZF Aftermarket has introduced OE-quality sensors for commercial vehicles in the independent aftermarket under its WABCO brand. This marks the first time such high-quality sensors are available to independent workshops, enabling them to perform comprehensive repairs without compromising … Read the full press release

Driving Environmental Excellence: Metso Elevates Emission Reduction Efforts with Cutting-Edge Scrubber Pilot Plant

(IN BRIEF) Metso has installed a state-of-the-art multi-purpose scrubber pilot plant at its R&D center in Frankfurt, Germany. This facility will focus on developing and optimizing gas cleaning processes, particularly simultaneous scrubbing of SO2 and NOx at low temperatures. Equipped … Read the full press release

Thales Secures Contract to Provide Advanced Flight Simulators for German Armed Forces Helicopter Training

(IN BRIEF) Thales has signed a significant contract with Airbus Helicopters to supply 8 Full Flight Simulators (FFS) Reality H® for training pilots of the H145M helicopters used by the German Armed Forces. These high-tech simulators offer advanced realism and … Read the full press release

EQT Private Capital Asia Completes Block Trade, Exits Stake in India’s CMS Info Systems

(IN BRIEF) EQT Private Capital Asia has finalized the sale of its remaining 26.7 percent stake in CMS Info Systems Limited, India’s foremost cash management company, through a USD 187 million block trade. During EQT’s ownership, CMS strengthened its market … Read the full press release

Eckert & Ziegler’s GalliaPharm® Generator Powers Groundbreaking Cancer Diagnostic Trial in Japan

(IN BRIEF) Eckert & Ziegler, in collaboration with Novartis Pharma K.K., is expanding Ga-68 labeled diagnostics in Japan through a clinical trial approved by the Japanese Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices Agency (PMDA). Utilizing Eckert & Ziegler’s GalliaPharm® generator, the trial … Read the full press release

Orange MEA Partners with Tencent Cloud to Enhance Max it Super-App Ecosystem

(IN BRIEF) Orange Middle East & Africa (OMEA) has forged a strategic alliance with Tencent Cloud, the cloud arm of global tech giant Tencent, to enhance its super-app Max it and expand its service offerings across the Middle East and … Read the full press release

Orange MEA Partners with MIGA to Expand Telecommunications Infrastructure in MEA

(IN BRIEF) Orange Middle East and Africa (OMEA) collaborates with the Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency of the World Bank (MIGA) to ensure guarantees for its subsidiary, including mobile money, and to bolster the expansion of its telecommunications infrastructure across the … Read the full press release

Telefónica Partners with Fini Company for Extensive Digital Transformation

(IN BRIEF) At Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2024, Telefónica announced a strategic partnership with the Fini Company, Spain and Brazil’s leading candy manufacturer, aiming to revolutionize their operations through digitalization over the next three years. Dubbed ‘Fini360º Digitization,’ the project … Read the full press release

Telefónica and Ericsson Unveil the Technological Marvels Behind Lang Lang’s Unforgettable Concert Experience

(IN BRIEF) At Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2024, Telefónica and Ericsson divulged the technical intricacies behind the groundbreaking concert featuring Chinese pianist Lang Lang at the Gran Teatre del Liceu in Barcelona. Leveraging the power of 5G technology, the event … Read the full press release

Thales Adaptive Connect (TAC) Transforms IoT Connectivity with Eseye Partnership

(IN BRIEF) Eseye, a global IoT connectivity solutions provider, has partnered with Thales to enhance IoT devices’ connectivity. They are leveraging Thales’ expertise to implement Thales Adaptive Connect (TAC), a cloud-based solution based on eSIM technology. This solution eliminates the … Read the full press release

DHL and Formula 1 Extend Partnership to Drive Sustainability in Motorsports Logistics

(IN BRIEF) DHL and Formula 1 have announced a multi-year extension of their partnership, with DHL commemorating its 20th anniversary as the Official Logistics Partner of Formula 1. This collaboration, the longest-standing global partnership in the sport’s history, signifies a … Read the full press release

Vodafone and Broadcom’s Collaborative Effort to Optimize Network Performance at MWC 2024

(IN BRIEF) Vodafone and Broadcom, showcased at the Mobile World Congress 2024, present a collaborative solution aimed at enhancing network performance amidst the proliferation of bandwidth-consuming short video clips. By leveraging innovative technology co-developed by both companies, content providers can … Read the full press release