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Furukawa Electric: Recycled Plastic Cable Trough Has Been Officially Approved by the UK Railway Network TOKYO -Thursday, December 24th 2015 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ”Green Trough®”, a recycled plastic cable trough developed by Furukawa Electric (TOKYO:5801)(ISIN:JP3827200001), has been officially approved by the UK railway network. Green Trough® contributes to the formulation of global scale circulatory society due to its superior...

Weiler Corporation Acquires SWATYCOMET from Avtotehna CRESCO, Pa. & MARIBOR, Slovenia -Thursday, December 24th 2015 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Weiler Corporation, a leading provider of power brushes, abrasives and maintenance products for surface conditioning, announced today the acquisition of SWATYCOMET d.o.o. (SWATYCOMET), one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of bonded abrasives. Terms of the transaction were...

Work Timings Announced for the Naturalization and Residency Sector during Al Mawlid Holiday ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, December 23rd 2015 [ar]

The Naturalization, Residency and Ports Affairs Sector at the Ministry of Interior announced that the working hours for the nationwide Directorates General of Residency and Foreigners’ Affairs and Naturalization Departments during the Mawlid Al Nabawi holiday. Working hours will be from 9:00...

Pledge great skin for 2016 with Bio-Oil Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, December 23rd 2015 [ar]  

There is no better way to welcome the New Year than with rejuvenated and healthy skin. Bio-Oil is one of the finest skincare solutions which provides the skin that perfect nourishment it needs. Bio-Oil helps keep skin moisturized at all times making it look and feel wonderful. This magic...

UNESCO and Panasonic Launch Educational Support Programs for the Next Generation in Off-Grid Communities in Myanmar -Wednesday, December 23rd 2015 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- UNESCO and Panasonic Corporation signed a project agreement for Myanmar in November 2015 to promote educational support aimed at sustainable development for the next generation of young people living in the vicinity of the Ancient City of Bagan*1 in Myanmar, which is currently...

Boehringer Ingelheim Invests in Europe: Pharma Company Expands Biopharmaceutical Production at Vienna Site INGELHEIM, Germany -Wednesday, December 23rd 2015  

• The total investment is around a half billion euro. • With this investment, Boehringer Ingelheim plans on adding more than 400 jobs. • The biopharmaceutical production plant will go into operation by 2021. (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim will make a significant investment...

Samruk-Kazyna announces six agreements totaling US$4bn at 3d meeting of Kazakhstan-China Business Council BEIJING -Wednesday, December 23rd 2015 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Samruk-Kazyna, the sovereign wealth fund of the Republic of Kazakhstan, today announced memorandums of understanding and agreements for five projects totaling US$4bn around the 3d meeting of the Kazakhstan-China Business Council (KCBC). The agreements reached at the KCBC...

Boehringer Ingelheim Invests in Europe: Pharma Company Expands Biopharmaceutical Production at Vienna Site INGELHEIM, Germany -Tuesday, December 22nd 2015 [fr]

• The total investment is around a half billion euro. • With this investment, Boehringer Ingelheim plans on adding more than 400 jobs. • The biopharmaceutical production plant will go into operation by 2021. (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim will make a significant investment...

Diverse Activities during GCC Inmates Week in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, December 22nd 2015 [ar]  

Abu Dhabi Police assured that the GCC Inmates Week enhances the attention dedicated to inmates and their families within the framework of solidarity and social cohesion. It also aims at spreading the culture of post-release care and the need to integrate former inmates into society. Abu Dhabi...

MoI launches an educational initiative to spread concepts of foreseeing the future ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Monday, December 21st 2015 [ar]  

The Directorate General of Strategy and Performance Development at the General Secretariat of the Office of HH Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior launched an educational initiative to spread the concepts of “Foreseeing the Future.” Colonel Mohammed Hamid bin Dalmouj Al...

Boehringer Ingelheim 3rd-generation EGFR TKI, BI 1482694, receives FDA Breakthrough Therapy Designation in lung cancer INGELHEIM, Germany -Monday, December 21st 2015

         New data from Phase I/II clinical trial presented at ESMO Asia 2015 Congress showcase the potential for BI 1482694* to become a new treatment option for EGFR mutation-positive lung cancer In 62% of patients with T790M-positive NSCLC objective responses were achieved, including...

ZTE USA and the Houston Rockets Complete Third Annual Season of Giving HOUSTON -Monday, December 21st 2015 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ZTE USA, the fourth largest smartphone supplier in the U.S. and second largest in the no-contract market*, and the Houston Rockets concluded their third annual Season of Giving by wrapping up the third of three events in the Houston area. Throughout the past two months, ZTE...

Oral REVLIMID® Plus Dexamethasone Granted Approval for Treatment of Patients with Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma in... BOUDRY, Switzerland & TOKYO -Monday, December 21st 2015

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celgene International Sàrl, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) today announced that REVLIMID® (lenalidomide), a cancer medicine that is administered orally, has been granted full marketing authorization by Japan’s Ministry of Health, Labour and...

Mindshare to Hold “Content Decoded” Conference on January 19th Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, December 21st 2015 [ar] [fr]

Mindshare, which is part of WPP, is a global media agency network helping clients to make collaborative and adaptive decisions across their paid, owned, and earned marketing in real-time. The Mindshare team is excited to announce this season’s most exciting media conference under the theme of...

Juma Al Majid Group Receives an Award for Top Performance Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, December 21st 2015 [ar]  

The Juma Al Majid Group Home Appliances Division, the exclusive supplier of the American Gibson brand in the UAE for over 40 years, has won the Best Sellout from Showrooms and B2B awards in recognition of its top performance in distributing Gibson products.  The awards come as a part of the...

World’s Largest Oil Expo cippe to Gather Top 10 Oil Giants Next March in Beijing BEIJING -Monday, December 21st 2015 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 16th China International Petroleum & Petrochemical Technology and Equipment Exhibition (cippe 2016) will be held on March 29-31, 2016 at New China International Exhibition Center. With an exhibition space of over 100,000m2, cippe is expected to attract more than 2,000...

Abu Dhabi Traffic discusses the strategic performance indicators of traffic safety levels ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Monday, December 21st 2015 [ar]  

The Traffic and Patrols Directorate at the Directorate General of Central Operations in the Abu Dhabi Police GHQ organized the environmental analysis workshop for strategic objectives, strategic initiatives and developmental projects. The environmental analysis was done within the inputs, and...

MoI’s Council in Al Ain Discusses Raising Awareness on the Risks of the Internet ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, December 20th 2015 [ar]

Participants in the Ministry of Interior’s council, hosted by Mohammed Bakhit Al Ketbi in his house in Al Ain, under the title “The Effect of media on Youth” recommended promoting the role of the media to introduce the youth to the proper use of the internet, and raise their awareness on...

VGT Welcomes Web-IQ from the Netherlands ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, December 20th 2015 [ar]  

The Virtual Global Taskforce (VGT) welcomed the Netherlands company Web-IQ specialized in online information, into its organization to protect children against online sexual exploitation. The Web-IQ application was approved following a vote by the Board of Directors of the VGT. Major General...

2.4 Million People Visit and Download the MoI UAE App ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, December 20th 2015 [ar]  

Lieutenant Colonel Faisal Mohammed Al Shimmari, Executive Director of the Smart Government Program in the Ministry of Interior stated that 2,445,144 people have visited and downloaded the “MOI UAE” app, via the various platforms of the app on smartphones. Lieutenant Colonel Al Shimmari...