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Global Communications Experts Fly In To UAE for Week-Long Festival of Creative Communications Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday 26 November 2018  

Leading global communicators are flying into the UAE this week to participate in the first creative communications festival by the Middle East Public Relations Association (MEPRA). The REMAP festival has already attracted more than 500 registrations for its series of events, which include...

Dubai Chamber President and CEO Appointed Chairman of World Chambers Federation -Monday 26 November 2018  

Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has announced that its President and CEO Hamad Buamim has been appointed to the coveted post of Chairman of the International Chamber of Commerce’s World Chambers Federation (WCF), the ICC’s forum uniting a global network of 12,000 chambers and their...

Gemalto Celebrates 100 eSIM Solutions Deployed Worldwide -Monday 26 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The most recent generation of flagship phones and smartwatches works with the revolutionary remote connectivity management solution enabled by Gemalto. “eSIM around the world” is becoming a reality that will enable millions of consumers to seamlessly provision and...

Abu Dhabi to Host 2nd India-UAE Strategic Conclave Opening Doors Of Next-Level Mutual Growth Opportunities -Sunday 25 November 2018

The capital city of Abu Dhabi will host the second edition of Economic Times India-UAE Strategic Conclave on November 27, 2018 under the patronage and in the presence of His Excellency Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mabarak Al Nahyan, the UAE Minister of Tolerance. The day-long Conclave will feature key...

The Relaunch of Eve Fertility Center in Sharjah Brings Hope for Childless Couples -Sunday 25 November 2018  

Expanding its continuum of care across the UAE, NMC Healthcare relaunched Eve Fertility Center at Buhaira Corniche, Sharjah on 21st November 2018. The re-opening ceremony witnessed the esteemed presence of Mr. Michael Brenden Davis, Chief Operating Officer of NMC, Clancey Po, Director Corporate...

Takeda Receives Clearance from the European Commission for the Proposed Acquisition of Shire plc -Sunday 25 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN ANY JURISDICTION WHERE TO DO SO WOULD CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF THE RELEVANT LAWS OF SUCH JURISDICTION Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (“Takeda”) announces that it has...

GEZE Cockpit with Smart Facades -Sunday 25 November 2018  

GEZE is one of the world's leading developers and manufacturers of construction systems for door, window and safety technology. GEZE offers a comprehensive range of products including automatic door systems and door technology, glass systems, smoke and heat extraction systems, safety technology...

Fine Solutions Launches New and Improved FineStore in UAE -Sunday 25 November 2018  

Fine Solutions, the away-from-home division of Fine Hygienic Holding and the region’s largest paper tissue manufacturer, recently announced that its eCommerce website, finestore.com, has reopened with an improved design and layout and is ready to continue serving customers in the UAE. More...

Lifelong Learning Is Essential To Remain Relevant In an Ever-Changing World States ACCA -Sunday 25 November 2018  

Accountancy professionals will be increasingly required to broaden their skill-set and take ownership of their personal development if they are to succeed in an ever-changing, dynamic world, states the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). As found in a report launched by...

AURAK Enters into an MoU with The International Center for Biosaline Agriculture -Saturday 24 November 2018  

The American University of Ras Al Kaimah (AURAK) hosted a signing ceremony to celebrate the new MoU partnership between AURAK and The International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA). AURAK is a public, non-profit, independent, coeducation institution accredited by the UAE Ministry of...

Aqdar World Summit Kicks Off Next Monday -Friday 23 November 2018  

The Aqdar World Summit, the leading event in the field of developing people and societies, will kick off next Monday 26 November 2018. Held at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC), the Summit will be organized by the Khalifa Empowerment Program “Aqdar” in partnership with the...

GSMA Launches New Industry-Wide Initiative to Support Development of Operator Edge Cloud AR/VR -Friday 23 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced the launch of a new industry-wide initiative called The GSMA Cloud AR/VR Forum that will focus on the development of cloud virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) technology. The programme which was unveiled at Huawei’s 9th Global Mobile...

Manifesto: Call for a Successful Transition to Renewables in the Transportation Sector -Friday 23 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Political course corrections, coupled with the alarming reports on climate conservation, have led the organizers behind Power2Drive and other endorsers to initiate a manifesto. The aim is to deepen the close connection between e-mobility and renewable sources of energy and...

Prominent Coalition of World Class International and Danish Law Firms and ISAF Management Company Proceed with Investor... -Thursday 22 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- International Securities Associations and Foundations Management Company (“ISAF”) announces the formation of an international coalition of leading American, German and Dutch law firms and the appointment of the preeminent Danish law firm, Németh Sigetty, to proceed with...

XYO Network Successfully Completes World’s First Relative Location-Based Smart Contract Execution -Thursday 22 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- XYO Network, the technology bringing blockchain to the real world, today announced that following months of integration testing, the team has successfully completed the first live working demo of its decentralized interaction-verification oracle utilizing smart contracts to...

First GSMA We Care Initiative Launches in Kenya, Focusing on Online Child Protection -Thursday 22 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Kenya’s mobile operators, regulator and government have come together to support a major GSMA initiative aimed at ensuring a safe online environment for children and young citizens in Kenya. Airtel Kenya, Jamil Telecommunications, Safaricom and Telkom Kenya will today become...

Whirlpool Corporation’s Ageless Technology Report finds gap in technology uptake between generations -Thursday 22 November 2018  

With technology evolving at a rapid pace and consumers attempting to keep up with developments, a recent study by Whirlpool Corporation in partnership with Ipsos found a widening gap between different age groups in the region in the adoption, perception and use of technology. The research...

IDEMIA Will Present Its 2018 Quarterly Financial Results to Investors on November 21, 2018 -Thursday 22 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IDEMIA, the world leader in Augmented Identity, today announced that it will present its Q3 2018 financial results to investors on Wednesday November 21, 2018. Yann Delabrière (CEO), Frédéric Beylier (COO) and Laurent Lemaire (CFO) will be presenting the financial...

ResMed Elects Harjit Gill to Its Board of Directors -Wednesday 21 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ResMed (NYSE: RMD, ASX: RMD), a leader in cloud-connected medical devices and out-of-hospital software-as-a-service business solutions, today announced it has elected experienced consumer and healthcare executive Harjit Gill to its Board of Directors. Ms. Gill was elected by...

Dana Gas and Crescent Petroleum Announce 30% Gas Production Increase in Kurdistan Region -Wednesday 21 November 2018  

Dana Gas, the Middle East’s leading publicly-listed regional natural gas company, and its partner Crescent Petroleum, have announced achievement of a 30% increase in production capacity at the Khor Mor field in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, which the companies jointly operate on behalf of...