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SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business awarded lead design contract for Six Flags Qiddiya theme park in Saudi Arabia Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia -Tuesday 27 October 2020  

SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business has been awarded the lead design consultant services contract from Qiddiya Investment Company (QIC) for the Six Flags Qiddiya theme park project – located within Qiddiya, south-west of Riyadh, the capital of Saudi Arabia. Under the three-year contract,...

Rove Hotels Unveils The Only On-Site Hotel At Expo 2020 Dubai -Tuesday 27 October 2020  

With Expo 2020 Dubai now less than a year away, the eyes of the world are back on this much-awaited event as it gears up to help shape the future. A homegrown hotel brand that can be found at the heart of communities across Dubai – Rove Hotels made the very special announcement that it will be...

Dahua Sponsors Omdia Webinars on Next Generation Network Cameras -Tuesday 27 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dahua Technology, a world-leading video-centric smart IoT solution and service provider, has sponsored one white paper and two webinars hosted by Omdia. The theme of the webinars held on October 22nd is Solving security challenges: Next-generation network cameras. Omdia is...

Stars of Science Alumni at Forefront of Fight against COVID-19 -Tuesday 27 October 2020  

Stars of Science alumni have joined the global fight against COVID-19, answering the call to collaborate and help their communities face challenges in the wake of the pandemic. “Perseverance is a virtue that Stars of Science has emphasized to all of its contestants since the show started in...

The 7th Edition of Sharjah Ladies Run Goes Virtual for 2020 -Tuesday 27 October 2020  

The annual Sharjah Ladies Run is going virtual this year, in the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak and the need for social distancing.  Now in its seventh edition, this year’s run includes virtual training sessions through the Sharjah Ladies Club’s Instagram account and website. The virtual run...

26th Yiwu Fair Concludes with Success, Reaching Deals Worth Millions in Small Commodities -Tuesday 27 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The 26th China Yiwu International Commodities (Standards) Fair concluded in Yiwu on October 25, 2020. As the first large-scale foreign trade exhibition presented both online and offline in China amid regular epidemic prevention and control, Yiwu Fair 2020 provided more than...

NTTVC Publicly Announces $500 Million Fund Created in Partnership with NTT -Monday 26 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- NTTVC today publicly announced its $500 million fund to help startups reach rapid global scale by harnessing the power of partnership. The independent venture capital firm was founded by entrepreneur and investor Vab Goel in collaboration with global technology service...

UAE’s 20by2020 Initiative Brings Life-Changing Water Solution to Thousands in Cambodian Villages -Monday 26 October 2020  

Thousands of people across three Cambodian villages can now live safer, healthier lives following the deployment of new water purifying technology as part of the Zayed Sustainability Prize’s UAE-driven humanitarian initiative, 20by2020. After the most recent installation of solar powered...

Prophylaxis to COVID-19 by AFO-202 ß-Glucan Food Supplement From Japan -Monday 26 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Caucasian, Hispanic and Afro-American population, when Covid-19 infected, are prone to abnormal blood clotting, that may lead to stroke. Pregnant women and people with comorbidities are also at high risk. Higher mortality has been reported in patients, whose fasting plasma...

ViewSonic Smart LED Projectors, a Preferred Home Entertainment Solution -Monday 26 October 2020  

LED projectors are gaining popularity as they are developed, keeping eco-friendliness and longevity in mind. Smart LED projectors from ViewSonic Corp., a leading global provider of visual solutions, have seen a substantial increase in the demand, especially during the pandemic. People are now...

Saudi Arabia's Most Influential ICT Leaders Gather Online for Virtual IDC CIO Summit -Monday 26 October 2020  

International Data Corporation (IDC) last week hosted more than 200 senior ICT leaders on its industry-leading virtual platform for the 10th annual edition of its IDC Saudi Arabia CIO Summit. With more than 30 pioneering ICT organizations taking part, the event showcased exclusive insights from...

Unprecedented Triple Elimination On Stars Of Science -Sunday 25 October 2020  

The Stars of Science jury eliminated three contestants in the production prototyping round of Qatar Foundation’s edutainment TV show, citing that – after two straight rounds without elimination – the top eight contestants’ projects could now be judged fairly. “COVID-19 impacted our...

thyssenkrupp Elevator installs unique TWIN elevator systems at National Bank of Kuwait’s iconic new head office -Sunday 25 October 2020  

Located in the heart of Kuwait City, the new pearl and shell-shape inspired head office for the National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) consists of 63 floors and stands at a height of 300 meters, making it the country’s second tallest building and a remarkable new landmark in the city’s skyline. The...

Aerogen Collaborates on Development of More Than 15 Potential COVID-19 Inhaled Therapies -Saturday 24 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Aerogen, the global leader in aerosol drug delivery, today announced details of a broad collaborative effort to support pharmaceutical companies from around the world as they work to develop COVID-19 vaccines and treatments. To date, more than ten million patients globally have...

Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation: Notice Regarding Change in Representative Corporate Executive Officers -Saturday 24 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings Corporation (“MCHC”) (TOKYO: 4188) announced that, at the meeting of its Board of Directors held today, it resolved change of representative corporate executive officers as outlined below. 1. Change in Representative Corporate Executive...

Five Highlights at the 26th Yiwu Fair to Attract 50,000 Global Merchants -Friday 23 October 2020      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 26th China Yiwu International Commodities (Standards) Fair ("Yiwu Fair") was opened on October 21 at Yiwu International Expo Center. The event, which will last till October 25, is expected to attract over 50,000 businessmen worldwide with these five highlights that can’t...

Hilton Effect Foundation Reveals 2020 Grants and Achieves $1 Million in Global COVID-19 Community Response Efforts -Friday 23 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Hilton Effect Foundation announced today its 2020 Hilton Effect grantees, which include community-based organizations playing a direct role in COVID-19 pandemic recovery efforts. Through these grants and donations already made by the Foundation, which serves as Hilton’s...

Brightcove, the Global and Industry-Defining Leader in Video, Unveils Bold New Brand -Friday 23 October 2020    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Brightcove Inc. (NASDAQ: BCOV) the global leader in video for business, today announced a complete reimagination of its brand, inclusive of all-new positioning and voice, as well as a bold new graphic identity. The rebrand comes at a time when video is being fully embraced by...

Project Management Institute Launches Initial Products in Industry’s First Platform-Agnostic Suite of Resources to... -Friday 23 October 2020    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Project Management Institute (PMI), the world’s leading association for the project management profession, today launched the industry’s first, platform-agnostic educational resources for organizations seeking to implement and scale Citizen Development (CD) practices. The...

IDEMIA Appoints Didier Fontaine as Chief Operating Officer -Friday 23 October 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Didier Fontaine will join IDEMIA on 2nd November as Chief Operating Officer (COO) in charge of Finance, Legal, Strategy, M&A, IT and Purchasing. Didier Fontaine comes with over 25 years of top management experience with several major international groups. After a career...