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Finnair opens direct flights to Minsk, the capital of Belarus

21 02 2018

Wed, Feb 21, 2018 09:04 CET Finnair is expanding its network and will open a direct, year-round route between Helsinki and Minsk on June 9, 2018. Flights between Helsinki and Minsk will be operated twice per week, on Tuesdays and Saturdays, with an Embraer 190 aircraft. Currently, Finnair also co-operates with Belavia on the Helsinki-Minsk route and Finnair’s own flights will bring the total amount of weekly flights up to five.  Minsk is well known for its history, architecture and cultural arts scene. The city’s many museums and historical sites also offer interesting activities for travelers interested in history and culture.   “A direct route to Minsk compliments well our network and will serve especially well customers traveling between Belarus and North America,” says Juha Järvinen, Chief Commercial Officer for Finnair. “Additionally, our new Minsk flights will connect well to Finnair’s Asian and European network.”  Further information:Finnair Media...

Sectra gains important reference customer in critical infrastructure

21 02 2018

Wed, Feb 21, 2018 09:01 CET Linköping, Sweden – February 21, 2018 – A major company in critical infrastructure has ordered cybersecurity company Sectra’s (STO: SECT B) monitoring service for critical process systems. The agreement extends for five years and covers system monitoring at several locations in Sweden. Sectra’s service detects if network traffic on the monitored systems deviates from the normal traffic. Deviations may be due to cyberattacks, technical errors, or handling errors—by detecting these immediately, they can be rectified before they have serious consequences.  Sectra’s service is currently used primarily among players in the electric energy industry. With this agreement, their use has been expanded to a new segment in the energy sector. “Awareness of cyber-related threats is increasing, and Sectra is helping to prevent the consequences that a disruption to service in critical infrastructure can entail,” says Simo Pykälistö, President of Sectra...

Asetek Presents Fourth Quarter 2017 Results on Wednesday, 28 February

21 02 2018

Wed, Feb 21, 2018 08:58 CET February 21, 2018 – Asetek will release its financial results for the fourth quarter 2017 on Wednesday, 28 February at 7:00 AM CET. This is followed by a presentation by CEO André Sloth Eriksen and CFO Peter Dam Madsen at 8:30 AM CET. Asetek invites investors, analysts and media to join the presentation. The presentation is expected to last one hour, including Q&A, and can be followed through live webcast or by conference call. Conference call – audio onlyPlease dial in 5-10 minutes prior using the phone numbers and confirmation code below: Copenhagen, Denmark: +45 3515 8049   Oslo, Norway: +47 2100 2610 London, United Kingdom: +44 (0) 330 336 9105    Paris, France: +33 (0)1 76 77 22 74 New York, United States of America:    +1 646 828 8193 Confirmation code:   3347850  Webcast – audio and slide presentationPlease join the Q4 2017 Results webcast by clicking here. The fourth Quarter...

Minesto raises SEK 72.5m in Rights Issue

21 02 2018

Wed, Feb 21, 2018 08:44 CET The Rights Issue of units containing new shares and warrants in Minesto AB ended on the 16th of February. A total of 5,272,018 units were subscribed, corresponding to approximately SEK 59m, which means that approximately SEK 13.5m is allocated to guarantors of the Rights Issue. Through the Rights Issue, Minesto thus raises approximately SEK 72.5m before deduction of issue costs. “We have now secured funds to carry out crucial value-creating activities in the coming year, including demonstration of our unique Deep Green technology in Utility Scale in Wales. The strategy of product range enhancements together with site and market development in the EU and Taiwan is firm and will be funded by the now acquired equity together with existing and new public funding”, said Dr Martin Edlund, CEO of Minesto. This is a summary of the regulatory press release issued in Swedish by Minesto AB on the 21st of February 2018 at 08:30 CET, available via this link. For additional...

Year-end report 2017

21 02 2018

Wed, Feb 21, 2018 08:39 CET Fourth quarter, October – December 2017 Net sales increased by 45% and amounted to SEK 13,140 T (9,090) Profit for the period amounted to SEK 3 947 T (3,735) Earnings per share amounted to SEK 0,98 (0.92)  Full Year, January - December 2017 Net sales increased by 88% and amounted to SEK 35,645 T (19,004) Profit for the year amounted to SEK 8 361 T (2,394) Earnings per share amounted to SEK 2,07 (0.59) Cash at the end of the period amounted to SEK 16,989 T (9,338) Significant events during the fourth quarter Market and salesSyntheticMRs net sales amounted to SEK 13.1 million, an increase of 45 percent on the previous year. The quarter's net sales is the highest since the company started. A major study from the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center was published in the American Journal of Neuroradiology (AJNR), where they calculated normative curves of brain tissue in children. A future potential use is to more easily detect anomalies...

Friday Night Sound Waves Returns for Its Third Season Bringing an Eclectic Range of Free Concerts to Fort Lauderdale Beach

21 02 2018

Fort Lauderdale, FL, February 21, 2018 -- Fort Lauderdale continues to prove itself as one of South Florida’s top music destinations with the release of the 2018 Friday Night Sound Waves artist lineup. Filling the gap between the area’s largest music festivals, Tortuga Music Festival in April and Riptide Music Festival in December, the 8-month long series brings together a community of locals and visitors from around the globe, every Friday night. Now in its 3rd year, the free concert series, which takes place steps from the sand and under swaying palm leaves, returns to their home on March 16, 2018 at 6:00 pm, at the self-proclaimed “Fort Lauderdale Beach Hub,” at Las Olas Boulevard and A1A.Widely recognized not only for the quality of artists performing, but also the wide variety of music genres, the series attracts an equally diverse audience at the family-friendly, weekend starting event. Filling beach chairs and blankets, and lining the beach’s landmark wave wall, the area...

Dashbot and Recime Announce Partnership to Offer Analytics to Enterprise Chatbots

21 02 2018

Brands and agencies now have the needed tools to build, deploy and analyze chatbots, and to connect with their customers on any messenger. San Francisco, CA, February 21, 2018 -- Dashbot, the leading conversational analytics platform, entered into a strategic partnership with Recime, an enterprise chatbot building platform, both companies reported earlier this month. The partnership will provide companies building conversational products (chatbots) on the Recime platform with the ability to track performance and iterate their bots by leveraging Dashbot's advanced conversational analytics.Recime enables brands to build highly customizable, yet advanced chatbots in a point-and-click manner, which allow them to reach their customers on any messaging channel (Facebook Messenger, WhatsApp, Viber, websites and more). Dashbot provides cross-platform chatbot analytics for enterprise brands and startups building conversational interfaces, and has processed more than 25 billion messages to...

Affordable Marketing Solutions LLC Now Offering Customer Experience Training to Small Businesses

21 02 2018

Connecticut Marketing Firm Launches Innovative Customer Interaction Training Service with a Marketing Mindset.Fairfield, CT, February 21, 2018 -- Small business owners with customer-facing employees now have an easy, affordable solution to build great customer experiences and successfully compete on service, without resorting to discounting as a competitive strategy.“The majority of small business owners may not realize that superior customer service is the key to competing with those big box and online giants, and it's also the way to make the most of a marketing investment. The Front Desk™ offers a fast, cost-effective, and convenient way to address this issue,” adds Spina. "At a $24 average lead cost for a small business, keeping those new leads happy is essential to keeping your marketing expenses down," says Spina.“Most small business owners don’t have practical expertise in hiring and training, which often leads to less than ideal customer service situations; when this...

EZ Life Introduces 2 New Additions to Double Wall Collection – Double Wall Swag Glass with Bamboo Lid and Galaxy Mug

21 02 2018

EZ Life is excited to introduce two new additions to its Double Wall Glass collection – Double Wall Glass Galaxy Mug and Double Wall Swag Glass with Bamboo Lid. Mumbai, India, February 21, 2018 -- EZ Life is excited to introduce two new additions to its Double Wall Glass collection – Double Wall Glass Galaxy Mug and Double Wall Swag Glass with Bamboo Lid.The unique designs have not been in the market before and offer a new variation in the Double Wall Collection at EZ Life.The Galaxy Mug and the Swag Glass with Bamboo Lid are very light in weight as compared to the traditional glass and are made up of Borosilicate Glass. These products are best for all the coffee and tea addicts who love to sip on hot/cold beverages daily. These double wall glass products not just look attractive but also resists heat and prevents condensation.“Most of the glass mugs and glasses look great but cannot resist the heat emitted by the beverage,” says Mrs Ankita Shah Sonawala, Co-Founder of EZ Life....

New Speaker Announcement – UK Army to Co-Present with British Army Air Corps at Helicopter Technology Central and Eastern Europe Conference

21 02 2018

SMi reports: UK Army to co-present with British Army Air Corps at Helicopter Technology Central and Eastern Europe conference. London, United Kingdom, February 21, 2018 -- SMi is thrilled to announce a new speaker to Helicopter Technology Central and Eastern Europe conference taking place in Prague, Czech Republic on 23rd and 24th May 2018.On day 1 of the conference, Colonel Julian Facer, Assistant Head Capability Development, Air Manoeuvre Capability, Army Headquarters, UK Army will be co-presenting with Lieutenant Colonel David Amlot, SO1 Force Development and Strategic Plans in Air Manoeuvre Capability, British Army Air Corps. They will be presenting on: "The Role of the Joint Helicopter Command in Supporting Domestic and International Operations." Their presentation will cover an array of topics including “The Importance of International Cooperation Between Helicopter Leaders in Central and Eastern Europe”, “Current Planned Helicopter Upgrades for the UK Armed Forces” and “Predicting...

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