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C.H. Robinson Worldwide to Acquire Phoenix International
C.H. Robinson Worldwide, Inc. (“C.H. Robinson”) (Nasdaq: CHRW), today announced that it has reached a stock purchase agreement to acquire Phoenix International, Inc. (“Phoenix”) for $571.5 million in cash and approximately $63.5 million in newly-issued C.H. Robinson stock Business Wire India

Nominum™ Launches World’s Most Extensive Application Platform and Ecosystem for Network Operators
Nominum, the world’s leading provider of integrated subscriber, network and security solutions for network operators, today announced the Nominum™ N2 Platform™ and the Nominum IDEAL™ ecosystem. Business Wire India

BT Conferencing and Dolby Make Conference Calls Sound and Feel Like In-Person Meetings
BT Conferencing, one of the world’s leading providers of audio and video conferencing solutions, is joining forces with Dolby Laboratories Inc. (NYSE:DLB), pioneers in the science of sight and sound, on a technology trial designed to make audio conference calls more effective by making them sound and feel like in-person meetings. Business Wire India

Clinipace Worldwide Acquires Paragon Biomedical, Inc.
Clinipace Worldwide, a global digital contract research organization (dCRO), and Paragon Biomedical, Inc Business Wire India

India’s Leading Cloud ERP Company, Ramco all set to Storm Indonesian Market
Business Wire India

Increasing Trend of Lifestyle-Related Diseases is Driving Growth in the GCC Healthcare Industry, says Frost & Sullivan
Healthcare has been one of the most dynamic industries in the Gulf Cooperative Council (GCC), witnessing steep growth between 2007 and 2011 due to significant increase in the healthcare spending. Its robust growth is expected to continue, propelled by demographic and economic factors, resulting in increased demand Business Wire India

GT Advanced Technologies Announces New DSS Technology Upgrades to Drive Material Quality, Productivity Improvements
GT Advanced Technologies (NASDAQ: GTAT) today announced two new DSS technology upgrades that allow existing customers to leverage their DSS assets to achieve lower cost production while improving the quality of material produced in their furnaces. Business Wire India

Gemalto Expands Mobile Payment Software Solution with Western Union’s International Remittance Service
Regulatory News: Business Wire India

Fujitsu STYLISTIC Q702 Incorporates N-trig Active Pen and Multi-Touch
N-trig, providers of the DuoSense pen and multi-touch user interface, today announced that Fujitsu’s new STYLISTIC Q702 business hybrid tablet incorporates the new DuoSense fourth generation (G4) product line Business Wire India

Hilco Streambank Announces Solar Industry IP For-Sale
Hilco Streambank ( is selling the intellectual property of Energy Conversion Devices and its subsidiary Unisolar. Business Wire India

Mallinckrodt Announces Definitive Agreement to Acquire CNS Therapeutics, Inc.
Mallinckrodt, the Pharmaceuticals business of Covidien (NYSE: COV), has announced a definitive agreement to acquire CNS Therapeutics, Inc Business Wire India

GE Capital Aviation Services To Lease Two Embraer E190s to Myanma Airways
GE Capital Aviation Services Limited (GECAS), the commercial aircraft leasing and financing arm of GE, has announced it will lease two modern Embraer E190 aircraft to Myanma Airways, the flag carrier of Myanmar. Business Wire India

The Valence Group advises IGM on its sale to Arsenal Capital
The Valence Group has advised IGM on the sale of the company to NY-based private equity firm, Arsenal Capital, that specializes in making investments in middle market specialty industrial, healthcare and financial services companies. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Business Wire India

New data from Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly showcase strength of Diabetes Alliance at EASD Annual Meeting
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Hilton Worldwide and International Youth Foundation Announce Plan to Measure Global Youth Wellbeing
Hilton Worldwide and the International Youth Foundation (IYF) has announced their commitment to create the Global Youth Wellbeing Index to monitor the state of young people and help increase the effectiveness and accountability of investments targeting youth Business Wire India

Vitesse Grows Foothold in China
Vitesse Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ: VTSS), a leading provider of advanced IC solutions for Carrier and Enterprise networks, has announced the opening of its new Shanghai office, located at Room 3308, Tower B, No. 100 Zun Yi Road Business Wire India

GE Launches Global Mining Business Unit
GE Transportation (NYSE: GE) has unveiled its newest business unit, GE Mining, that will be headquartered in Brisbane, Australia. The announcement was made at MINExpo 2012 by Geoff Knox, CEO of GE Mining. Business Wire India

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