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The Health Bank Launches a New Connected Care Weight Loss Program Powered by Medisanté Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday 13 February 2019  

Because The Health Bank (THB) associates better health with optimal weight, the global health company is offering its members a comprehensive weight loss program through its latest collaboration with Medisanté.  Medisanté allows THB to seamlessly connect health coaches to patient-generated...

Innovative Treatment Helps Individuals in the UAE Combat Skin Irregularities and Unwanted Tattoos -Wednesday 13 February 2019  

Given the harsh and dry weather conditions in the UAE, most people suffer from skin irregularities. According to doctors at CosmeSurge, the New Year is a good time to rejuvenate and opt for procedures as PicoWay, which treats everything from age spots to tightening and sun-damaged skin. In...

Fakih IVF Fertility Center to Celebrate the Untold Love between Parents-To-Be and Unborn Children -Wednesday 13 February 2019  

Valentine’s Day is commemorated all over the world as a symbol of love and Fakih IVF Fertility Center in Dubai will celebrate the untold love between parents-to-be and unborn children, with free expert consultations on first visits to the clinic and discount on all IVF Packages for the month...

Linesight Collaborates on Five-Star Leisure Resort on Palm Jumeirah  -Wednesday 13 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- W Dubai – The Palm is now welcoming its first guests. The impressive project was delivered on specification and within budget expectations. The five-star hotel consists of three buildings and spans 100,000sq.m. across Palm Jumeirah’s Western Crescent. Alongside the 350...

Union Acquisition Corp. Announces Date of Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders and Record Date -Wednesday 13 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Union Acquisition Corp. (NYSE: LTN) (“UAC”), a special purpose acquisition company, has set the date of its extraordinary general meeting of shareholders (“extraordinary general meeting”) to vote on the previously announced business combination with Bioceres, Inc., for...

Yamaha Motor Records Rise in Net Sales for 2018 -Wednesday 13 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Yamaha Motor Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:7272)(ISIN:JP3942800008) announced today that for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2018, consolidated net sales of 1,673.1 billion yen were up 0.2% from the previous year. The company saw a decrease in operating income of 9 billion yen (6.0%),...

FLIR Systems to Advance Its Unmanned Solutions Strategy with the Acquisition of Endeavor Robotics -Wednesday 13 February 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Endeavor Robotic Holdings, Inc., a leading developer of battle-tested, tactical unmanned ground vehicles (UGVs) for the global military, public safety, and critical...

Sectigo Helps Middle East Companies Combat Phishing, BEC, and Other Web Security Threats -Wednesday 13 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Sectigo (formerly Comodo CA), the world’s largest commercial Certificate Authority and a leader in web security solutions, announced expansion to the Middle East through market-leading partners, including BroadBITS, Checksum Consultancy Co., and Hayyan Horizons. The...

Global Beam and ORBCOMM to deliver complete IoT solution offerings in UAE  -Tuesday 12 February 2019  

Global Beam Telecom, a leading satellite communications provider headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, today announced that it has signed a distributor agreement with ORBCOMM (Nasdaq: ORBC), a global provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, to deliver...

WGS 2019: World Government Summit Proves Catalyst for Serious Global Change -Tuesday 12 February 2019  

Global political and business decision makers, NGOs and philanthropists chose the seventh World Government Summit (WGS 2019) in Dubai to create a vision for a brighter, more sustainable future world this week. Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan spoke of a new era for investment opportunities...

Guggenheim KBBO Partners Continues To Strengthen Middle East Operations, Appoints New Head Of Asset Management -Tuesday 12 February 2019

Joint venture between US investment bank and Abu Dhabi-headquartered investor KBBO Group closes landmark transactions and enhances asset management capabilities Guggenheim KBBO Partners is pleased to announce that it has appointed Virginie Afota as head of its Asset Management division....

INKAS VEHICLES’ CEO: “In competition with ourselves” -Tuesday 12 February 2019  

INKAS VEHICLES LLS, one of the largest local manufacturers of armored vehicles, is bringing its ambitions to Abu Dhabi within IDEX Exhibition and Conference on February 17th-21st. IDEX, as one of the leading platforms for demonstrating latest technologies within tri-sector defence industry in...

MAXON Cinema 4D MoGraph Toolset Honored with Academy Certificate for Scientific and Technical Achievement -Tuesday 12 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MAXON, the industry-leading developer of professional 3D modeling, painting, animation and rendering solutions, is pleased to announce the MoGraph module in the company’s cornerstone 3D professional application, Cinema 4D, was recognized by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts...

European Commission Approves ADCETRIS® (brentuximab vedotin) with AVD, the First New Treatment in Decades for Adults... -Tuesday 12 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) today announced that the European Commission (EC) extended the current marketing authorization of ADCETRIS (brentuximab vedotin) to include treatment of adult patients with previously untreated CD30+ Stage IV Hodgkin...

Major Awards for Modern Door Technology -Tuesday 12 February 2019  

We are Extremely enchanted & very proud to announce “GEZE door technology solutions have received two new awards from the German Design Council. The TS 5000 SoftClose door closer has been declared the winner in the ‘Building fixtures’ category at the ICONIC Awards 2019: Innovative...

WGS 2019: Harrison Ford – Climate Change is the greatest moral crisis of our time -Tuesday 12 February 2019  

Actor and conservationist Harrison Ford said climate change presents humanity in the 21st century with its most urgent moral crisis in an impassioned speech at the seventh World Government Summit (WGS 2019) in Dubai today. Ford said global cities including Dubai, London, Los Angeles and Hong...

WGS 2019: Urban areas can become world’s food basket, Dubai’s Crown Prince Sheikh Hamdan says -Monday 11 February 2019  

Urban areas can become the world’s food basket. So said the Crown Prince of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, in a holographic address at the seventh World Government Summit (WGS 2019) in Dubai today. Also known as “Fazza” by his 7.2 million Instagram followers,...

Institutional Investors Continue to Dig Deeper into the Inner Workings of Portfolio Companies in Preparation for Their... -Monday 11 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Institutional Investors with assets under management of USD 33 trillion continue to want more information from portfolio companies about board composition and business strategy and sustainability related topics, according to Morrow Sodali’s annual Institutional Investor...

WGS 2019: World Government Summit in Dubai ushers in new era -Sunday 10 February 2019  

A raft of announcements and statements of intent from some of the world’s leading policymakers and figureheads ushered in a new era of modern tolerance on the first day of the seventh World Government Summit (WGS 2019) in Dubai today. Among the stand-out moments of the first of the...

Greene Tweed Receives Silver Boeing Performance Excellence Award -Sunday 10 February 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Greene Tweed today announced that it has received a 2017 Boeing Performance Excellence Award. The Boeing Company issues the award annually to recognize suppliers who have achieved superior delivery performance. Greene Tweed maintained a Silver composite performance rating for...