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SES-9 Successfully Launched on SpaceX’s Falcon 9 LUXEMBOURG & CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -Saturday 5 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that its SES-9 satellite was successfully launched into space on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. SES-9 roared into space at 6:35 pm East Coast time (00:35 am on 5 March Central...

Panasonic Installed Integrated AV Solution at UNESCO Headquarters -Friday 4 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation installed an Integrated AV solution at UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, France based on a project agreement between Panasonic and UNESCO. The AV equipment package was installed in Room 1, which is the largest conference room at UNESCO Headquarters. This room...

MoI launches the Third Batch of the Customer Service Excellence Diploma Program -Friday 4 March 2016  

The Customer Service Department at the General Directorate of Strategy and Performance Development at the Ministry of Interior recently introduced the third batch of students enrolled in the Customer Service Diploma Program during the introductory forum organized at the Decision-Making Support...

MoI Offers Counseling Services at the Psychological Care Forum in Al Ain -Thursday 3 March 2016  

The Ministry of Interior offered social counseling services and psychological advices aimed at promoting the characteristics of a good citizen amongst students, during the Psychological Care Forum in Al Ain. The forum, which was organized by the Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC) in cooperation...

MOI Higher Committee for Combating Drugs Reviews the British Experience -Thursday 3 March 2016  

The Higher Committee for Combating Drugs at the Ministry of Interior reviewed a presentation provided by the UK’s National Crime Agency (NCA), on drug traffickers’ movement patterns analysis across international airports and criminal methods used by drug traffickers through airports. The...

Workshop in Ajman Tackles Duties of Inspector General Office -Thursday 3 March 2016  

The Inspector General’s Office at the Ministry of Interior organized a workshop to introduce its objectives, tasks and various procedures, at the Ajman Police General Headquarters. In his address to attendees, Major General Ahmed Nasser Al Raisi, Inspector General of the Ministry of...

KERUI Group Launches New Desert Truck-Mounted Workover Rig -Thursday 3 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Recently, a new desert truck-mounted workover rig integrating industrial design concepts was completed by KERUI Group’s Dongying drilling equipment production base. The workover rig is customized for a client in desert areas of North Africa, featuring high mobility, high...

C.H. Robinson Remains a Fixture on Fortune's Most Admired List -Thursday 3 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- For the second year in a row, C.H. Robinson is named to Fortune magazine’s 2016 World’s Most Admired Companies in the Trucking, Transportation, and Logistics industry sector. C.H. Robinson has made Fortune’s Most Admired list six times since 2010. C.H. Robinson...

ADP, a Certified International Rescue Diving Training Center -Thursday 3 March 2016  

The Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI) has recently awarded the Emergency and Public Safety Department at the Abu Dhabi Police Central Operations General Directorate an international rescue diving center certification. This certification allows the ADP Emergency Department...

The Pros and Cons of Autologous Fat Transfer Before Undergoing the Procedure -Thursday 3 March 2016  

In recent years, the autologous fat transfer technique has rapidly become widespread, topping cosmetic surgery procedures in terms of popularity. Its demand has increased due to its benefits and advantages. It is not just (filling out) an empty area to increase its size, but rather an artistic...

Saif bin Zayed Meets Tunisian President -Wednesday 2 March 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, commended the deep-rooted relations between the United Arab Emirates and the sisterly country of Tunis. These remarks were made by His Highness during his meeting with the Tunisian President Mohamed...

Saif bin Zayed Meets the Saudi Crown Prince in Tunisia -Wednesday 2 March 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior met His Royal Highness, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Nayef bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Interior. The meeting took place on the sidelines of the 33rd Arab Interior...

Saif bin Zayed Heads UAE Delegation to Arab Interior Ministers Council 33rd Session in Tunisia -Wednesday 2 March 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, headed the UAE delegation to the 33rd session of the Arab Interior Ministers/ Council that commenced today in Tunis. The session was officially inaugurated this afternoon by Tunisian President Mohamed...

MoI Reviews Mexican Safe City Program for Response Indicators -Wednesday 2 March 2016  

During a coordinating meeting, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ministry of Interior (MoI) reviewed the Safe City Program that is implemented in Mexico’s capital, Mexico City. The program provides comprehensive and advanced technological solutions to attain ideal indicators of response times...

Emirates Animal Welfare Society Celebrates World Wildlife Day -Wednesday 2 March 2016  

Dr. Nasser Lakhrebani Al Nuaimi, Chairman of the Emirates Animal Welfare Society (EAW), reviewed the special preparations for the EAW’s participation in World Wildlife day during the society’s regular meeting. The event will take place tomorrow (Thursday), at the Emirates Park Zoo. This is...

Panasonic Photovoltaic Module Achieves World's Highest Energy Conversion Efficiency*1 of 23.8%*2 at Research Level... -Wednesday 2 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation today announced that it has achieved a photovoltaic module conversion efficiency of 23.8% (aperture area*3: 11,562 cm2) at research level, a major increase over the previous world record for crystalline silicon-based photovoltaic modules. The previous...

Metrosil Launches New Range of De-Excitation Non-Linear Resistors for Large Electrical Generators -Wednesday 2 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Metrosil, the world leader in silicon carbide non-linear resistors (called varistors) today announced the launch of its new range of De-Excitation Units - the “Metrosil 8000 Series”, designed to protect large electrical generators. The all-new 8000 Series (protected by...

ReSound® Introduces the World’s Smartest Super Power Hearing Aid -Wednesday 2 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, GN ReSound announced the global launch of ReSound ENZO2™, bringing the renowned benefits of ReSound LiNX2™ to people with severe to profound hearing loss in need of a Super Power solution. As the fourth generation of GN ReSound’s proprietary 2.4 GHz technology,...

Can Cataracts Return After Surgery? -Wednesday 2 March 2016  

A cataract is a disease affecting the natural lens behind the pupil, where the lens becomes clouded, resulting in a painless decrease in vision. Cataract patients suffer when faced with bright lights, and struggle to see well at night. Cataracts can affect one or both eyes. A cataract is a...

Cars Decorated with Abu Dhabi ID Plates -Tuesday 1 March 2016  

The process of replacing old car plates with the new Abu Dhabi ID plate in the emirate of Abu Dhabi began on Tuesday in the service centers designated by the Vehicles and Drivers Licensing Department for this purpose in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, and the Western Region.   The vehicles whose...