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Nahla wa Nahil Named ‘Best Primary Resource’ At the 6th Annual GESS Education Awards DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday 2 April 2019  

Nahla wa Nahil tops the shortlist among a group of the worlds’ leading publishers in Primary Education at annual awards ceremony held on February 26, 2019 at the H Hotel in Dubai. "Nahla wa Nahil" is a subscription based online learning platform for children that provides unlimited access...

Thales Completes Acquisition Of Gemalto To Become A Global Leader In Digital Identity And Security -Tuesday 2 April 2019  

Thales (Euronext Paris: HO) has today completed the acquisition of Gemalto (Euronext Amsterdam and Paris: GTO), creating a global leader in digital identity and security. With Gemalto, Thales will cover the entire critical decision chain in a digital world, from data generation via sensors,...

PTC Improves Workforce Efficiency with Launch of Breakthrough Vuforia Expert Capture Augmented Reality Solution -Tuesday 2 April 2019    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PTC (NASDAQ:PTC) today announced from HANNOVER MESSE the release of its Vuforia® Expert Capture™ augmented reality (AR) solution, which is designed to improve workforce productivity, quality, safety, and compliance. Vuforia Expert Capture provides industrial enterprises with...

SES Reach Grows to 355 Million Homes Worldwide -Tuesday 2 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES strengthens its position as the world’s leading video distributor via satellite as the number of TV households it serves increased by more than 4 million to over 355 million in 2018. The results from the SES’s annual market research highlighted further growth in...

UAE Young Drivers Behavior and Attitudes (Research) -Tuesday 2 April 2019  

According to Ministry of Interior (MOI) data published earlier, 45 per cent of all road accidents UAE-wide have been caused by young drivers and even 63 per cent in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, as well as 34 per cent of all road traffic fatalities. These data illustrate the vital importance of...

Corporate Social Responsibility Related News Releases and Story Ideas for Reporters, Bloggers and Media Outlets... -Tuesday 2 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Following are Corporate Social Responsibility news releases and story ideas available from Business Wire. These recaps, curated by Business Wire, provide reporters and bloggers around the globe instant access to the latest news releases, providing relevant and trending content...

ABB Shows the Factory of the Future to German Chancellor and PM of Sweden -Monday 1 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABB CEO Ulrich Spiesshofer explained how a production cell would work in the factory of the future, where robots will collaborate with humans. They were shown how iconic, two-armed YuMi® robots together with single-armed YuMi® put together wristwatches individually with...

Wärtsilä Further Extends Its Underwater Servicing Capabilities with Opening of UAE Diving Centre. -Monday 1 April 2019  

The technology group Wärtsilä is strengthening its underwater-related servicing capabilities with the opening of a new diving centre facility in Fujairah, United Arab Emirates. This expansion has been undertaken by Trident, a member of the Wärtsilä Group. By expanding into a major global...

ABB and Ericsson Join Forces to Accelerate Wireless Automation for Flexible Factories -Monday 1 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABB and Ericsson today strengthened their long-standing relationship with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at Hannover Messe 2019. The collaboration enhances their joint vision for the future of flexible production with advanced automation and wireless...

TECNO Mobile Promotes Talent as Sponsor of the Manchester City Abu Dhabi Cup 2019 and To Send Al Ain Team to a Clinic... -Sunday 31 March 2019  

Global premier mobile phone brand, TECNO Mobile, participated as one of the main sponsors of the Manchester City Abu Dhabi Cup 2019 edition as part of its broader strategy to support and develop youth football in the region. This is the second time that TECNO Mobile, the official handset and...

ISACA Names David Samuelson CEO -Saturday 30 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ISACA, a global association with 140,000 members working in IT audit, governance, risk and security, has selected David Samuelson as its chief executive officer. With a strong background in strategic vision and business execution, Samuelson brings experience in market...

Velodyne Achieves Half a Billion Dollars in Lidar Sensors Shipped -Friday 29 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne has shipped a cumulative total of 30,000 lidar sensors with a total value of half a billion dollars. This achievement underscores Velodyne’s lidar market leadership and ability to deliver a broad portfolio of lidar sensor products at mass production levels....

The World’s Largest Gifts & Premium Fair Opens in April -Thursday 28 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and co-organised by The Hong Kong Exporters’ Association (HKEA), the 34th Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair will be held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from 27-30 April. The fair will gather over...

Nordson EFD Provides Manufacturers with Helpful Tips for Trouble-Free Cyanoacrylate Dispensing -Thursday 28 March 2019    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nordson EFD, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), the world’s leading precision fluid dispensing systems manufacturer, is pleased to introduce a new guide and video to help manufacturers dispense tricky cyanoacrylates (also known as CAs, super glues, or instant adhesives)...

One Year After Its Merger, BCW Defines the Future of Communications -Thursday 28 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BCW (Burson Cohn & Wolfe), a leading global communications company formed one year ago by the merger of Burson-Marsteller and Cohn & Wolfe, today announced its hybrid offering that defines the future of the agency world with a positioning that focuses on the value of its...

Virgin Voyages Turns up the Volume with Curated Sonic Identity, Onboard Record Shop and Karaoke Lounge -Thursday 28 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Virgin Voyages, the new lifestyle brand set to disrupt the travel industry, is returning to its Virgin brand roots and creating an incomparable music experience on their first ship, Scarlet Lady. Due to set sail for its inaugural season in 2020, Scarlet Lady will be equipped...

Kyriba Announces Planned $160M Growth Round Led by Bridgepoint -Thursday 28 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Kyriba, the global leader in cloud treasury and finance solutions, today announced that it is in advanced talks with Bridgepoint, an international private equity group focused on investing in market-leading businesses, to receive a $160M investment round to accelerate...

Initial results from the EMPRISE real-world study of empagliflozin compared with DPP-4 inhibitors presented at ACC.19... -Thursday 28 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) announced initial results from the EMPagliflozin compaRative effectIveness and SafEty (EMPRISE) real-world evidence study that show that empagliflozin is associated with a 22 percent relative risk reduction in all-cause...

nCipher: New Digital Initiatives, IoT and Cloud Adoption Driving the Use of Trusted Cryptography Revealed by 2019 Global... -Thursday 28 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- nCipher Security, the provider of trust, integrity and control for business critical information and applications, announces that as organizations embrace the cloud and new digital initiatives such as the internet of things (IoT), blockchain and digital payments the use of...

Clearpath Brings Velodyne Lidar Technology to Robotics Community as Value-Added Partner -Thursday 28 March 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced Clearpath Robotics has become a value-add partner to offer its groundbreaking lidar sensors for the Clearpath research robot platform. Clearpath Robotics, headquartered in Canada, offers Velodyne sensors to academic and corporate research...