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Taking Flight at ILMF: YellowScan’s Surveyor Ultra High Density, Long-Range LiDAR for UAV SAN JOSE, Calif. -Wednesday, February 7th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- As the international LiDAR community convenes in Denver, Colorado this week for ILMF (the International LiDAR Mapping Forum), YellowScan’s innovative new Surveyor Ultra system will also take flight – quite literally– with the assistance of Velodyne’s VLP 32C Sensor and...

Smartfren Selects P.I. Works Centralized SON and Performance Management for Nation-Wide Deployment ISTANBUL -Wednesday, February 7th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- P.I. Works, the leading provider of mobile network planning, management and optimization solutions worldwide, continues to expand its global presence with new customer wins. Smartfren, a prominent LTE-Advanced operator in Indonesia, selects P.I. Works as the sole supplier of...

Best’s Special Report: Rated MENA Companies Maintain Strong Capitalisation Levels Despite Stifled Growth LONDON -Tuesday, February 6th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Companies operating in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region have encountered supressed growth rates as economic and political uncertainties persist, although entities rated by A.M. Best have broadly maintained strong balance sheets. A new Best’s Special Report,...

Global Leaders Converge On Abu Dhabi for Inaugural MENA Milken Institute Summit Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, February 6th 2018 [ar]

An unprecedented delegation of influential leaders will be among the 500-plus attendees at the inaugural MENA Milken Institute Summit in Abu Dhabi next week. The two-day summit, which takes place from February 7-8, comes at a significant point for the UAE, which is celebrating the “Year of...

“‘Someday’ is Now!”: Anpac Bio & Med Partners Celebrate ‘National Cancer... SACRAMENTO, Calif. -Tuesday, February 6th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Anpac Bio-Medical Science Company (Anpac Bio), and its internationally-acclaimed medical research partners and hospitals, are celebrating “World Cancer Day” (#WorldCancerDay) and “National Cancer Prevention Month” (#NationalCancerPreventionMonth) by surpassing a new,...

Mavenir Acquires Argyle Data to Boost Its Machine Learning Security Suite RICHARDSON, Texas -Tuesday, February 6th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Mavenir, focused on transforming mobile network economics for Communications Service Providers (CSPs), today announced it has acquired Argyle Data, the first big data and machine learning security platform that delivers real-time anomaly detection and predictive analytics for...

GSMA Launches 2018 "Mobile World Congress Americas, in Partnership with CTIA" ATLANTA -Tuesday, February 6th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The GSMA today announced details of the 2018 Mobile World Congress Americas including the first confirmed participating companies, exhibitors, programs and activities taking place at the event’s second annual gathering. Under the theme “Imagine a Better Future,” Mobile...

CTS Commences KC-10 Engine Maintenance Program FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -Tuesday, February 6th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- CTS Engines, LLC, the global leader for mature jet engine maintenance, today announced that it had completed the United States Air Force’s Depot Readiness Review for the USAF’s KC-10 engine program. With this completion, CTS can immediately commence providing MRO services...

Arthur D. Little’s Mobility Practice Appoints Alain Flausch as Senior Advisor to Capitalize on Growth BRUSSELS -Monday, February 5th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Arthur D. Little, the global management consultancy linking strategy, innovation and transformation in technology-intensive industries, today announced the appointment of Alain Flausch as Senior Advisor. The mission for Alain will be to support the growth of Arthur D....

JETRO stimulates UAE’s appetite for Japanese food in readiness for this year’s Gulfood expo Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, February 5th 2018 [ar]  

The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) has announced its participation in this year’s Gulfood exhibition in a bid to further boost Japan’s food and beverage exports to the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Following its mandate to promote mutual trade and investment between the two...

Radio Television of Serbia Broadcasts all Channels via SES Video LUXEMBOURG -Monday, February 5th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Serbian public broadcaster RTS now transmits its entire bouquet of nine TV channels and four radio stations via Astra 5 degrees East, following an extension deal between SES and Telekom Srbija. Under the agreement announced by SES, the telecommunications company Telekom...

NTT DATA and Oracle Insurance to Offer End-to-End Solution for Government Payers and Health Plans PLANO, Texas -Monday, February 5th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- NTT DATA Services, a recognized leader in global technology services and a Platinum Cloud Standard member of Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN), today announced a new end-to-end solution in collaboration with Oracle Insurance designed to improve operational efficiencies for...

Arab World’s leading CSR Accolade is Open to Registration for the 11th Consecutive Year Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Sunday, February 4th 2018 [ar] [fr]

The Arabia CSR Network announces that it is receiving applications from organisations in the public and private sectors to participate in the 11th Cycle of the sought-after Arabia CSR Awards. The Awards will be held on October 3rd, 2018. She added that it is a unique platform for the...

TP-Link announces budget Neffos C5A smartphone with large display, all-day battery life Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, February 4th 2018 [ar]  

TP-Link, the world’s leading router brand for seven straight years, today announced the latest addition to its new smartphone brand’s growing mobile lineup — the entry-level Neffos C5A. Neffos, a startup brand, is dedicated to offering reliable smartphone options worldwide. This...

QNB Most Valuable Banking Brand in Middle East and Africa with a Value of US $4.2bn Doha, Qatar. -Saturday, February 3rd 2018 [ar] [fr]  

QNB Group, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa, was recognized once again as the most valuable banking brand in the Middle East and Africa region with brand value worth US $4.2bn, according to The Banker’s 2018 Brand Finance Global 500 report published in its...

World Health Organization Director-General to Deliver Keynote at Patient Safety Summit IRVINE, Calif. -Saturday, February 3rd 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Global leaders, patient safety experts, hospital and medical technology CEOs and patient advocates will gather to address the challenges that cause medical errors and preventable deaths in hospitals worldwide at the 6th Annual World Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit...

Institutional Investors Want More Information about Companies’ Board Composition, Business Strategy and ESG... LONDON -Saturday, February 3rd 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Institutional Investors with assets under management of USD 31 trillion want more detailed disclosure from portfolio companies about their boards of directors, business strategy and ESG, according to Morrow Sodali’s annual Institutional Investor Survey, released today. The...

AURAK Signs MOU with Al Shrooq Green Energy Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Saturday, February 3rd 2018 [ar]  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Al Shrooq Green Energy (ASGE), a UAE based company specializing in municipal solid waste (MSW) gasification technologies. The arrangement agrees to mutual cooperation in terms of sharing expertise,...

Crypto Platform Zloadr Launches New Currency Calculator LONDON -Saturday, February 3rd 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- One of the world’s leading crypto publishing platforms, Zloadr, has announced that it is launching a new online cryptocurrency converter calculator, adding to its existing range of digital tools. The calculator acts as an automated world currency and cryptocurrency...

Crypto Platform Zloadr Boosts Global Accessibility With New Language Options LONDON -Saturday, February 3rd 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Leading crypto publishing platform Zloadr has announced that it will be launching a selection of its popular content and online tools in a wide range of alternative languages in the near future. In a bid to improve Zloadr’s global accessibility and bridge the notable gap...