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Cambridge Assessment English strengthens management team in key region Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Thursday, May 3rd 2018 [ar] [fr]  

New appointments by Cambridge Assessment English will enhance support for language learning and assessment across a region which stretches from Africa to the Middle East, and South Asia as well as Russia, Turkey, Ukraine, the Caucasus and Central Asia. Based in the Dubai offices of Cambridge...

Emirates Hospital Launches First Day Surgery & Medical Center in Dubai Motor City Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, May 3rd 2018 [ar]  

Emirates Hospital has announced the launch of its first Day Surgery and Medical Center in Dubai Motor City earlier today. The state-of-the-art medical center will provide same-day surgery and specialized medical services to residents of Dubai Motor City and surrounding areas. The launch was...

Ferring Signs Global Agreement to Commercialise Novel Gene Therapy for Bladder Cancer Patients SAINT-PREX, Switzerland -Thursday, May 3rd 2018

rAd-IFN/Syn3, a novel gene therapy, is in Phase 3 development to treat high-grade non-muscle invasive bladder cancer patients, who are unresponsive to BCG therapy The US FDA has granted Fast Track and Breakthrough Therapy designations to rAd-IFN/Syn3 Ferring US will create a new oncology...

Boston Healthcare Adds Seasoned Market Access Leader to Global Life Science Consulting Team BOSTON -Thursday, May 3rd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boston Healthcare Associates Inc. (Boston Healthcare), a global life sciences consulting firm, today announced that Mark Girardi has joined the firm as Vice President to further develop a growing national and international portfolio. Girardi has over 30 years of industry...

LuLu Financial Group Commences Operations in Hong Kong Hong Kong, China -Thursday, May 3rd 2018 [ar]  

LuLu Financial Group, the leading financial services and payments solution brand, started its operations in Hong Kong with the inauguration of their head office at Hankow Centre in Kowloon. The branch was inaugurated by Adeeb Ahamed, Managing Director, LuLu Financial Group in the presence of...

Brother UAE Launches New Feature-Laden Inkjet Printer Series Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, May 3rd 2018 [ar]  

Office automation and document management solutions provider, Brother, unveiled today its latest range of Inkjet Multi-Function Centres as part of the brand’s regional growth strategy. Specifically targeted for high print volume home offices and small workgroups, the new product line...

Hengli Petrochemical (Dalian) Co., Ltd. to utilize INVISTA’s latest P8 technology for fourth PTA line SHANGHAI -Thursday, May 3rd 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- INVISTA’s technology and licensing group, INVISTA Performance Technologies (IPT), and Hengli Petrochemical (Dalian) Co.,Ltd. (Hengli) have reached an agreement to license INVISTA’s latest purified terephthalic acid (PTA) process technology for Hengli’s fourth PTA line....

RTA to hold the 5th Dubai International Project Management Forum in Dec 2018 Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Thursday, May 3rd 2018 [ar] [fr]  

The Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) in Dubai will hold the fifth round of the Dubai International Project Management Forum (DIPMF) from 8th -11th December 2018 under the theme ‘Building Nations.’ The event will be co-organized by the Dubai Electricity & Water Authority (DEWA), DP World,...

Gemalto’s Biometric Authentication Technology Revolutionizes Automated Border Control in Colombia AMSTERDAM -Thursday, May 3rd 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security and INCOMELEC SAS, a Colombian partner, are transforming the immigration and border crossing in Colombia through biometric iris verification implemented by Migración Colombia, the country’s border...

20th Anniversary of UltraDNS Celebrated by Neustar LONDON -Wednesday, May 2nd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Neustar®, Inc., a trusted, neutral provider of real-time information services, today celebrated the 20th anniversary of UltraDNS®, its signature Authoritative DNS Service. Created in 1998 by Rodney Joffe, senior vice president and Neustar fellow, UltraDNS was the first DNS...

Microland appoints Satish Sukumar as Chief Automation Officer BANGALORE, India -Wednesday, May 2nd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Microland, today announced the appointment of Satish Sukumar as its Chief Automation Officer. Satish will lead the company's efforts in the areas of embedded automation as well as in building Platforms on ‘As-a-Service’ model. He will be based out of the company’s...

Dr Amal Al Qubaisi: Terrorism is an Instrument Used by Some Countries and Regimes to Achieve Their Foreign Policy... ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, May 2nd 2018 [ar] [fr]  

The viability of implementing several parliamentary proposals to support international efforts to combat terrorism and eliminate its sources of funding is currently being studied, according to Dr Amal Al Qubaisi, Speaker of the UAE Federal National Council (UAE Parliament) and President of the...

IDEMIA Appointed by SIX Payment Services Official Supplier of EMVI'20 Chips New Generation COLOMBES, France -Wednesday, May 2nd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the world leader in Augmented Identity, announced today the extension of the partnership started in 2010 with SIX Payment Services, Switzerland’s leading card processor. SIX Payment Services releases a new chip specification on behalf of the Swiss debit card issuers...

NTT Group to Launch Smart Cities Initiative with Dell Technologies LAS VEGAS -Wednesday, May 2nd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- NTT Group (NTT, NTT DATA, NTT Communications and Dimension Data) has expanded its partnership with Dell Technologies to include smart city initiatives. The companies will be collaborating on the first smart city proof of concept with the City of Las Vegas as part of the...

FAA and EASA Approve AerSafeTM to Comply with Fuel Tank Flammability Reduction Rule for Airbus 321 Aircraft ... CORAL GABLES, Fla. -Wednesday, May 2nd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has issued a Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) to AerSale® for installation of its AerSafe system on Airbus 321 aircraft (ST04010NY) in compliance with the Fuel Tank Flammability Reduction (FTFR) rule. The European Aviation Safety...

Mobius Teams with LATRO for Best-in-Class SIM Box Bypass Fraud Control EASTON, Pa. -Wednesday, May 2nd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Mobius Wireless Solutions and LATRO Services, Inc. today announced an exclusive partnership enabling customers to achieve best-in-class bypass fraud control through faster, smarter, and pinpoint accurate fraud identification. Both companies offer flexible SaaS, cloud-based...

FLIR Introduces Saros, FLIR’s Next-Generation Outdoor Perimeter Security Camera Line for Commercial Businesses WILSONVILLE, Ore. -Wednesday, May 2nd 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) today announced the Saros™ line of security cameras, its next-generation outdoor security product line that combines multiple traditional perimeter protection technologies into a unified solution. This approach is designed to deliver...

Citi Private Bank Shares Critical Insights into the World of Family Offices NEW YORK -Tuesday, May 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Citi Private Bank today revealed new thought leadership content for executives in the family office industry, who are increasingly relied upon by the world’s wealthiest families to manage their wealth and other family affairs. This content will include critical insights...

World Class Keynotes and Launch of the Global Gamechangers Stage Announced for IBC2018 LONDON -Tuesday, May 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IBC is delighted to announce the first confirmed Keynote speakers for the IBC Conference held at RAI Amsterdam from Thursday 13 to Monday 17 September 2018. IBC is also announcing today the launch of its Global Gamechangers stage, which welcomes the biggest names in business,...

A.M. Best Affirms Credit Ratings of Al Ahleia Insurance Company S.A.K.P. LONDON -Tuesday, May 1st 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A.M. Best has affirmed the Financial Strength Rating of A- (Excellent) and the Long-Term Issuer Credit Rating of “a-” of Al Ahleia Insurance Company S.A.K.P. (AAIC) (Kuwait). The outlook of these Credit Ratings (ratings) remains stable. The ratings reflect AAIC’s...