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Hong Kong Monetary Authority Joins 60 Speakers at CARTES Asia Secure Connexions in Hong Kong
Next month 60 speakers from 47 companies around the globe will meet at CARTES Asia Secure Connexions in Hong Kong to discuss Innovative Commerce in Asia; Mobile Payment Technology; Cybersecurity, NFC and Smart Applications; Fraud; and, Identification, Biometrics and Governments Business Wire India

Jazztel and ZTE Ready for 10G PON Commercial Launch
ZTE Corporation (“ZTE”) (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ), a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment, network solutions and mobile devices, has completed the first commercial 10G PON full-service test for Spanish operator Jazztel Business Wire India

WIN Consortium Appoints Winston and Strawn LLP as Official Legal Counsel
The Worldwide Innovative Network (WIN) Consortium in personalized cancer medicine, is proud to announce Winston and Strawn LLP ( has been appointed as their official legal advisor Business Wire India

ZTE Announces New High-Speed LTE Advanced CAT6 Mobile Hotspot Device
Mobile World Congress – ZTE, one of the top five global handset manufacturers, today announced the ZTE Flare, a 4G LTE unified Wi-Fi mobile hotspot device that is the world’s first commercially announced data device to feature Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.’s fourth-generation Qualcomm® Gobi™ 4G LTE Advanced modem Business Wire India

OT and Ficosa Reveal an Emergency Call System for the Russian Automotive Market at MWC 2014
Oberthur Technologies, a world leader in digital security solutions for the mobility space, and Ficosa an automotive parts and systems supplier, will demonstrate at Mobile World Congress 2014 in Barcelona, a complete emergency call system for the automotive Russian market (ERA GLONASS¹). Business Wire India

ZTE launches 4K p60 Ultra HD STB
ZTE Corporation (“ZTE”) (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ), a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment, network solutions and mobile devices, has launched its 4K p60 Ultra HD set top box (STB), the ZXV10 B803, at Mobile World Congress 2014 in Barcelona. Business Wire India

ZTE Zing Series Including ZTE Blade Q Mini Wins Coveted 2014 iF International Design Award
ZTE, one of the top five global handset manufacturers, today announced that the ZTE Zing series, which includes the ZTE Blade Q Mini, has been honoured with the 2014 iF International Design Award Business Wire India

CA Technologies Launches Industry’s First Management Cloud for Mobility
Today at Mobile World Congress, CA Technologies (NASDAQ: CA) launched the industry’s first, comprehensive Management Cloud for Mobility. Delivered as a cloud service, this portfolio enables enterprises to manage, secure and grow their business, increase productivity and deliver an enhanced mobile experience Business Wire India

‘Land, Touch and Go’ - Orlando Airport First to Offer Fast-Track Clearance to International Travelers
Orlando International Airport is the first to offer international travelers from visa waiver countries the option to 'land, touch and go', using SITA's Automated Passport Control (APC) kiosks to self-process for faster US border clearance Business Wire India

Avaya Focused on New Business Growth at India’s PartnerConnect 2014
Avaya, a global provider of business collaboration and communication solutions to companies of all sizes around the world, is welcoming its channel community to a brand new series of PartnerConnect events across India. The conference tour will host more than 600 partners across three cities in India - Mumbai, Gurgaon and Bangalore Business Wire India

18 MW Solar Park from SunEdison India Enables Tamil Nadu Businesses to Reap Financial Benefits of Utility-Scale Solar
SunEdison (NYSE:SUNE), a leading solar technology manufacturer and provider of solar energy services, today announced that it has commenced full-time operations at its 18 MW (megawatt) Tirunelveli solar power plant in Tamil Nadu. The park is designed to help commercial and industrial businesses easily own a solar park Business Wire India

Vicor Extends World-class Custom Design and Manufacturing Capabilities to Indian Market with Launch of Vicor Custom Europe
Vicor Corporation (NASDAQ: VICR) today announced the launch of Vicor Custom Europe, extending the company’s sophisticated custom power system design and manufacturing capabilities to the European market Business Wire India

Tune in to the 'Voices of Youth' at the 19th European Union Film Festival in India
The festival will be inaugurated in the British Council in New Delhi at 6pm on 28 February 2014. The inaugural film in New Delhi is the British entry Killing Bono, directed by Nick Hamm and starring Ben Barnes, Robert Sheehan, Martin McCann and Pete Postlethwaite.   Brought to you by the Delegation of the European Union to India, embassies of member states of the European Union Business Wire India

Athena Executive Search & Consulting Selected to Join IIC Partners
Athena Executive Search & Consulting today announced that it has been selected by IIC Partners as the exclusive member firm for the Global Network in India. “We have been under constant demand from our clients to extend our services for different geographies across the globe. Our search for a global partner, to extend our operational capabilities, started and ended with IIC Partners Business Wire India Announces Unbelievable Holiday Offers for Southeast Asia, Australia, China and Japan launched these packages with a 24 hour priority preview sale for its consumers on 23rd Feb, and will continue to offer travellers these rock-bottom travel deals from 24th Feb to 2nd March. Customers can expect the flights plus hotel packages for 3D/2N hotel starting from as low as Rs 9200 per person (inclusive of all taxes) Business Wire India

Calicut IT Companies Join Hands to Create a First-of-its-Kind Innovation Zone
Calicut forum of IT (CafIT), a nonprofit umbrella of IT companies in Kozhikode recently launched "CafIT Square", an innovation zone at HiLITE Business Park. This venture, a first of its kind in the region is a cluster of IT companies at Kozhikode (Kerala) keen to explore new business ventures in the areas of Mobility, Social Media, eCommerce, Analytics and Cloud Computing Business Wire India

ZTE Wins Two Great GTI Awards Showing Its Leading Position in the TD-LTE Market
ZTE Corporation (“ZTE”) (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ), a publicly-listed global provider of telecommunications equipment, network solutions and mobile devices has won the Innovative Solution and the Fastest Market Development awards from the Global TD-LTE Initiative (GTI) in Barcelona, Spain. Business Wire India

Boyd Corporation Acquires Brady Die-Cut Business in Industry-Shaping Deal
Boyd Corporation, a leading global provider of precision engineered components, today announced it has entered into an agreement to purchase the Asian and European Die-Cut businesses of Brady Corporation (NYSE:BRC). Business Wire India

Toshiba Develops World's Fastest Device Controller for Embedded NAND Flash Memory Module Compliant with JEDEC UFS Ver.2.0 Standard
Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced that it has developed the world’s fastest device controller for embedded NAND flash memory modules compliant with the Universal Flash Storage (UFS) Ver.2.0 and UFS Unified Memory Extension (UME) Ver.1.0 standards defined by JEDEC Solid State Technology Association (JEDEC) Business Wire India

Theatro Opens Research and Development Office in Bangalore, India
Theatro, a three year old technology start-up that is defining the enterprise wearable technology market and transforming overall productivity of indoor mobile employees, announced today the opening of the Theatro India office in Bangalore, the country’s high tech hub Business Wire India

Toshiba Introduces New Healthcare Business Strategy
Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) has introduced the strategy that it will promote to establish its healthcare business as a third main pillar of operations, along with its energy and storage businesses Business Wire India

Gurgaon’s No.1 Pre – School Intellitots Expands to New Locations
Intellitots, Gurgaon’s best pre-school and daycare, launches three new centres in Gurgaon at Essel Tower, Sector 57 and Fortis to accommodate the growing demand for preschool and daycare in Delhi/NCR. The need for reliable and quality early years education and childcare services is on the rise in Delhi NCR. Young working parents strive hard to strike a balance between work and home Business Wire India

ASQ World Conference to Offer Proven Results, Best Practices for Quality
General Motors’ senior vice president of global quality and global customer experience, Alicia Boler-Davis, is one of five keynote speakers who will present at ASQ’s 2014 World Conference on Quality and Improvement. Business Wire India

PayPal and Samsung Allow Consumers to Shop and Pay with Fingerprint Authentication on New Samsung Galaxy S5
Mobile World Congress – PayPal and Samsung has announced a collaboration that will make Samsung Galaxy S5 users the first to be able to login and shop at any merchant that accepts PayPal on mobile and in-stores with only their fingerprint Business Wire India

Moody’s Analytics Broadens CLO Solutions, Launches Structured Finance Portal
Moody’s Analytics, a leader in risk measurement and management, has launched a new Structured Finance Portal, aimed at providing asset managers, traders, underwriters, and portfolio and risk managers with enhanced content, increased data transparency and innovative analytics. Business Wire India

Global Adoption of CMMI Performance Improvement Framework Continues to Rise
CMMI Institute has announced that a record number of Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) appraisals were completed in 2013 as organizations across the globe elevate organizational performance by adopting CMMI Business Wire India

GN ReSound® Launches ReSound LiNX™, a Revolutionary Hearing Aid
ReSound LiNX launches in global markets as a revolutionary hearing aid capable of streaming high-quality stereo sound from an iPhone®, iPad® and iPod touch® without the need for an additional pendant-like device. Users can also customize their hearing experience through the ReSound Smart App™ Business Wire India

Health Issues on the Rise for Business Travellers: Increased Risk in a Changing World
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