Monthly Archives: June 2020

Funds Managed by Affiliates of Apollo Complete Tech Data Acquisition

Tech Data Plans to Invest Approximately $750 Million in Digital Transformation Initiatives to Improve Channel Partner Experience Strong Pro Forma Balance Sheet Gives Significant Financial Flexibility, Makes Tech Data One of the Lowest Levered Sponsor-Backed Companies NEW YORK, June 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — An affiliate of certain funds managed by affiliates of Apollo Global […]

With COVID-19 Lingering, Virtusa and Modjoul Partner to Get America Back to Work Safely

Health Checks, Contact Tracing, and Social Distancing from Factory Floors to Office Halls SOUTHBOROUGH, Mass., June 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Virtusa Corporation (NASDAQ GS:VRTU), a global provider of digital strategy, digital engineering, and IT services, and Modjoul, a software services company that gathers information in real-time, today announced the development and delivery of the Modjoul Health […]

Radient Technologies Inc. Announces Receipt of Sales License, Launch of 2.0 Product Offerings And Supply Agreement with Premium 5 Ltd.

EDMONTON, Alberta, June 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Radient Technologies Inc. (“Radient” or the “Company”) (TSX Venture: RTI; OTCQX: RDDTF), a manufacturer of high quality cannabinoid-based formulations and products, has received a Health Canada license amendment for the sale of cannabis extracts, cannabis edibles and cannabis topicals.  This license, which allows for the sale of […]

United States not on EU’s ‘safe’ travel list

The United States is not on a “safe list” of destinations for non-essential travel due to be unveiled by European Union governments later on Tuesday, three diplomats said, The 27-member bloc is expected to give outline approval to leisure or business travel from Wednesday to 14 countries beyond its borders when they vote on the

Thailand reports two imported coronavirus infections

Thailand on Tuesday confirmed two new coronavirus cases imported from abroad, marking 36 days without local transmission, The new cases were Thai nationals returning from Qatar who were in state quarantine, said Panprapa Yongtrakul, a spokeswoman for the government’s COVID-19 Administration Centre. The coronavirus has killed 58 people in Thailand among its 3,171 infections. Of

Thailand extends emergency decree until end of July

Thailand on Tuesday extended an emergency decree until the end of July in a bid to avoid the risk of a second wave of the coronavirus, an official said, as the country was poised to reopen bars and allow some foreigners into the country, The cabinet approved the extension of the emergency decree because the

Thai tourist arrivals to plunge 80% this year

Thailand is expected to see at most 8 million foreign tourists this year, down 80% from a year earlier, as the coronavirus pandemic curbs global travel, a tourism body said on Tuesday, The sector is expected to recover in 2021, Chairat Triratanajaraspon, president of the Tourism Council of Thailand, an industry group, told reporters. Last

Thailand to regulate online and food delivery services

Thailand’s cabinet on Tuesday approved measures to regulate food and online delivery services after customer complaints during the country’s coronavirus lockdown, a senior government official said, Food deliveries surged during the lockdown and in April Thailand’s Trade Competition Commission warned that if food delivery platforms increased prices unfairly they could be fined. “The COVID-19 outbreak

EU agrees ‘safe’ list of 14 countries for travel resumption

European Union governments have agreed an initial “safe list” of 14 countries from which they will allow non-essential travel from July, with the United States among the most notable of absences, The “safe” countries are Algeria, Australia, Canada, Georgia, Japan, Montenegro, Morocco, New Zealand, Rwanda, Serbia, South Korea, Thailand, Tunisia and Uruguay, the European Council