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Forming the UAE Flag by the Biggest Human Gathering with Helmets in Baniyas Club ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Saturday 12 March 2016  

On Sunday morning, the Ministry of Interior will organize at Baniyas Sports Club in Al Shamkha a global event with the biggest human gathering with helmets to form the biggest human UAE flag. This aims to send a noble message reflecting the MoI commitment to maintaining safety and security in...

Launch Success for Women in PR Middle East -Saturday 12 March 2016  

On Tuesday 8th March, International Women’s Day, over 100 guests from the PR industry in Dubai attended the launch of a brand new networking organisation – Women in PR MENA. This new group, a chapter of the recently establish Global Women in PR organisation, will provide an important channel...

SES Launches Maritime+ Service in Europe -Friday 11 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) today unveiled its first maritime Ka-band services under the SES Maritime+ service offering. This new service for the maritime and inland shipping mobility sector will use ASTRA 2E’s and ASTRA 2G’s Ka-band beams to drive...

The Region’s Foremost Platform for Security and National Resilience to kick off next week in Abu Dhabi -Friday 11 March 2016  

Under the auspices of His Highness Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice Chairman of Abu Dhabi Executive Council, the events of the seventh edition of the International Exhibition for Security and National Resilience (ISNR Abu Dhabi 2016) will kick off next Tuesday, March 15th. Organized by...

Workshop to Discuss Upgrading Strategic Indicators at Ras Al Khaimah Police -Friday 11 March 2016  

The Strategy and Performance Development Department at the Ministry of Interior discussed ways to upgrade the strategic performance across all police general headquarters affiliated to the Ministry of Interior during a specialized workshop in Ras Al Khaimah. Colonel Ali Mohammed Al Qorsi,...

Civil Defense Acquainted with International Experiences and Expertise in USA -Friday 11 March 2016  

A delegation from the Civil Defense General Headquarters at the Ministry of Interior examined the latest experiences and expertise provided at the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) main headquarters in Boston, and by the city’s different fire departments. Major General Jassem...

Perfect Corp., The World’s Leading Beauty App Developer, Reaches 200 Million Downloads in Less Than 2 Years -Friday 11 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Perfect Corp. is thrilled to announce that its suite of beauty apps, composed of YouCam Makeup, YouCam Perfect, YouCam Nails, and Beauty Circle, has achieved the milestone of 200 million worldwide downloads less than two years into launching. Every day, more than 30...

MoI’s “Falcons”: Fearless Hearts in the Face of Temperamental Weather -Thursday 10 March 2016  

Staff members of the Air Wing Department affiliated with the General Directorate of Security Support at the Ministry of Interior worked round-the-clock and carried out non-stop missions during the last 48 hours covering road accidents, responding to rescue and emergency calls and monitoring...

Panasonic Illustrates Future "Lifestyles We All Desire" by Displaying High-End Home Appliances at AWE 2016 -Thursday 10 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 15th Appliance & Electronics World Expo (AWE 2016) has been held from March 9-12, 2016. Home appliance manufacturers leading the industry has been gathering at the Shanghai New International World Expo Center to exhibit the latest technologies, products and solutions of the...

AEG Power Solutions Announces Outdoor Plus, Rugged Rectifier and Battery Charger at MEE -Thursday 10 March 2016  

Ensures highly reliable power supply for all types of demanding industrial applications Advanced design in heavy duty outdoor cabinet Field-proven in harsh environment (BUSINESS WIRE)-- At the Middle East Electricity (MEE) event, AEG Power Solutions (FWB:3W9K), a global provider of...

Two New Batches of University Graduates Join the Police College -Thursday 10 March 2016  

The 27th batch of male university graduates and the 11th batch of female university graduates have joined the 2016/2017 academic year at the Police College. Colonel Waleed Al Shamesi, Director General of the Police College, welcomed the new students, in addition to department, section...

Al Dhaheri Named Vice President of USIP and Al Shamesi Named Technical Member -Thursday 10 March 2016  

Colonel Mohammed Hamid bin Dalmouj Al Dhaheri, Chairman of the Police Sports Association, secured the position of Vice President of the International Police Sports Union (USIP). Colonel Waleed Salem Al Shamesi, Director General of the Police College, was also selected as a member of the USIP...

Visa-Commissioned Study Estimates Migration to Electronic Payments Added Nearly $300B to GDP Across 70 Countries -Thursday 10 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visa Inc. today released the results of a new 2016 study conducted by Moody's Analytics that analyzed the impact of electronic payments on economic growth across 70 countries between 2011 and 2015. The Visa-commissioned study found that increased use of electronic payment...

Quintiles Named as a 2016 World’s Most Ethical Company by the Ethisphere Institute -Thursday 10 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Quintiles, the world’s largest provider of product development and integrated healthcare services, has been recognized by the Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as a 2016 World’s Most Ethical...

Saif bin Zayed Honors Policeman who Arrested a Woman Pretending to Be a GCC National -Wednesday 9 March 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior recently honored First Corporal Sultan Abdul Qadir Ahmad Al Hajri, staff member at the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Dubai. The honoring ceremony, which was held at the...

A variety of events during the 32nd Gulf Traffic Week -Wednesday 9 March 2016  

Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, the United Arab Emirates celebrates the 32nd Gulf Traffic Week, which kicks off next Sunday morning nationwide and in the Gulf countries, under the slogan "Your Choice Determines...

MoI Urges Citizens to Be Cautious and Emphasizes the Readiness of Personnel -Wednesday 9 March 2016  

The Ministry of Interior called upon citizens and residents to adhere to public safety and prevention requirements in the prevailing and unpredictable weather conditions accompanied by heavy rain and strong winds. The ministry also confirmed the readiness of all police authorities for such...

MoI Organizes a Workshop about the International Association of Chiefs of Police -Wednesday 9 March 2016  

The MENA Regional Office recently organized a workshop at the Dubai Police Officers Club to introduce the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), its objectives, its role in improving police work, and the services it offers to members. The workshop was attended by HE Lt....

Abu Dhabi Police Commander-in-Chief Inspects Madinat Zayed Police Station -Wednesday 9 March 2016  

During an inspection visit to the Madinat Zayed Police Station, affiliated with the Capital Police Directorate, Major General Mohammed Khalfan Matar Al Rumaithi, Commander-in-Chief of Abu Dhabi Police, reviewed the workflow at the station, the services provided to the public, and statistical...

New Analyses: Adding SPIRIVA® Respimat® Effective for Uncontrolled Asthma – Regardless of Allergy Subtype1,2,3 -Tuesday 8 March 2016  

SPIRIVA® Respimat® shown effective in the broad range of asthma patients studied who continued to experience symptoms despite taking other asthma maintenance therapies4 New analyses show improved lung function5 and asthma symptom control and reduced asthma exacerbations for patients...