Seaborn Charts Course After Successful Emergence from Chapter 11

BOSTON, July 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Following its successful emergence from Chapter 11, leading subsea cable systems operator Seaborn, today announced the appointments of board members Pete Hayes and Don Shassian, as Interim CEO and Interim CFO, respectively. “We are excited about the future and sincerely thank all of our employees, customers, providers and […]

Seabras Group Subsidiaries Emerge from Chapter 11

All Seaborn and Seabras Entities Consolidated Under Partners Group Ownership Interim CEO and CFO Appointed BOSTON, July 08, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Emergence from Chapter 11 At a hearing on June 30, 2020, the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York confirmed the joint Plan of Reorganization (the “Plan”) of Seabras 1 […]

Coronavirus Rumors Spark Communal Violence in India

TELINIPARA, INDIA – Squatting in the middle of her badly charred room, its tiled roof blown off, Hena Tabassum described how on May 12 a Hindu mob launched a fiery attack on her brick-and-tile shack. “We were fasting for Ramadan. It was around 12:30 p.m. Suddenly the mob attacked. They threw bombs, petrol bombs, and […]

Oxfam: Pandemic Pushing Millions to Brink of Starvation

LONDON – The coronavirus outbreak has worsened the hunger crisis in the world’s poorest corners, and up to 12,000 people could die each day from hunger linked to the social and economic effects of the pandemic, the humanitarian group Oxfam warned Thursday. Its report said mass unemployment, disruption to food production and declining aid as […]

Asian Markets Mixed as COVID-19 Pandemic Continues to Cast a Pall

Asian markets were in mixed territory Wednesday as investors continued to be on edge over the rising rates of COVID-19 cases around the world. Tokyo’s Nikkei index closed out the day’s trading session 0.7 percent lower. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng index was up 0.4 percent in late afternoon trading, and Shanghai’s Composite index was up […]

Facebook Takes Down Accounts, Pages of Trump Ally Stone

Facebook Inc. on Wednesday removed 50 personal and professional pages connected to U.S. President Donald Trump’s longtime adviser Roger Stone, who is due to report to prison next week. The social media platform said Stone and his associates, including a prominent supporter of the right-wing Proud Boys group in Stone’s home state of Florida, had […]

U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs selects Philips to create world’s largest tele-critical care system, further integrating tele-health and delivering quality care for veterans

July 8, 2020 Building on history of collaboration & innovation, Philips helps the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) increase Veterans’ access to enhanced critical care Amsterdam, the Netherlands and Cambridge, MA, U.S. – Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA), a global leader in health technology, today announced that the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs […]

Black Hat Asia Announces Program Details for 2020 Virtual Event

Register before September 2nd to save $250 on a Briefing pass SAN FRANCISCO, July 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Black Hat, the world’s leading producer of information security events, announces details for its upcoming Black Hat Asia virtual event, taking place September 29 – October 2. Black Hat Asia virtual will offer a robust lineup […]