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Plaza Premium Lounge Dubai creates a lasting impression for travellers departing Dubai International Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday 22 January 2020  

 Highlights of Plaza Premium Lounge Dubai: 1,260-square-metre Plaza Premium Lounge Dubai with a maximum capacity of 300 guests, the largest independent pay-per-use airport lounge at Terminal 3 in the busiest transit hub in the Middle East Special features:  Four Family Suites,...

Middle East Tensions to be Diminishing Factor in Oil Prices -Wednesday 22 January 2020

Just as tensions in the Middle East began to escalate, it seemed that regional, political and military factors will significantly influence oil price increase in the long term. Yet, it proved that no more than a week after a partial relief, crude oil prices are 10 % down, Gulf Brokers...

Dream Chasing 20 years, Anton Oilfield Services Group to Embark on a Road Ahead -Wednesday 22 January 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Anton Oilfield Services Group, an international integrated oilfield service company, had an anniversary gala with about 500 guests in Beijing on January 19th, 2020 to celebrate their 20 years of achievement. From local start-up to international company Anton Oilfield...

Takeda Named Global Top 100 Most Sustainable Corporation for Fifth Year Running -Wednesday 22 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) is proud to be named in the Corporate Knights Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World (Global 100) for the fifth consecutive year. Corporate Knights assesses more than 7,300 companies...

Citi Private Bank Hails Fernando Alonso on His Impressive Maiden Dakar Rally -Wednesday 22 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Citi Private Bank-sponsored motorsports legend, Fernando Alonso, has electrified his fans with his debut performance in one of the toughest motorsports-endurance events, the Dakar Rally. The multiple world champion finished fourth in the race’s final stage, and was the...

STC Selects MATRIXX Software, Celfocus and STC Solutions to Power Jawwy, STC’s Digital-First Mobile Brand -Wednesday 22 January 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Saudi Telecom Company (STC), a world-class digital leader, today announced it is partnering with MATRIXX Software to drive continued growth for its Jawwy brand. STC Solutions is the prime contractor for this project and System Integrator (SI) Celfocus has been selected for...

AppsFlyer Raises $210 Million, Positioning Attribution at the Core of the Marketing Tech Stack -Tuesday 21 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- AppsFlyer, the global attribution leader, today announced a $210 million Series D funding round led by General Atlantic, a leading global growth equity firm based in New York. Alex Crisses, Managing Director at General Atlantic, and Anton Levy, Co-President and Global Head of...

xx network Announces Support of Early Backers of xx coin Sale -Tuesday 21 January 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The xx network has announced support of crypto pioneers, including Chris Larsen, for the initial Cayman sale of the xx coin starting on January 23, 2020. The xx coin is a quantum secure digital currency designed to support and incentivize the decentralized ecosystem of the...

Majority of People Want Governments to Do More to Reduce Smoking Rates, According to a New Global Survey From PMI -Tuesday 21 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As it continues to advocate for greater transparency, objective examination of the science and open debate in creating the right regulation for smoke-free alternatives, Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE:PM) today released a new white paper titled, “Unsmoke Your...

Alibaba Cloud Named First Public Cloud Vendor in the World to Obtain Trusted Partner Network (TPN) Certification -Tuesday 21 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alibaba Cloud, the data intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, has today announced that it is the first public cloud vendor in the world to obtain the prestigious Trusted Partner Network (TPN) certification, an achievement that validates the entertainment industry’s...

SNC-Lavalin awarded oil and gas contract from Al Dhafra Petroleum, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday 21 January 2020  

SNC-Lavalin announces that it has been awarded an engineering services contract from Al Dhafra Petroleum, a joint venture company between ADNOC and the Korea National Oil Corporation and GS Energy. This contract win is aligned with SNC-Lavalin’s new strategy moving forward to greater growth...

Schlumberger Announces Full-Year and Fourth-Quarter 2019 Results -Tuesday 21 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE: SLB) today reported results for full-year 2019 and the fourth quarter of 2019. Full-Year Results                   (Stated in millions, except per share...

First 2Gbps Backhaul Links for Ooredoo Algeria with SIAE MICROELETTRONICA -Tuesday 21 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ooredoo a leader in mobile services selected SIAE MICROELETTRONICA a leader supplier of microwave and millimetre wave radio technology for mobile backhaul to enhance its network in order to support increasing traffic in Algeria. To meet new access technologies growing...

UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science Announces New Cycle -Tuesday 21 January 2020  

The UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science today revealed that the call for project proposals for the fourth cycle of the grant program will officially open for submission beginning of 2021 and will target new research areas under the program’s new structure and evaluation criteria...

ResMed Introduces AirFit F30i, Its First Tube-up Full Face CPAP Mask -Monday 20 January 2020      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ResMed (NYSE: RMD) (ASX: RMD) today introduced AirFit F30i, its first tube-up full face CPAP mask, rounding out the most complete full face mask portfolio on the market. Full face CPAP users can now choose between a tube-up or tube-down connection, compact under-the-nose...

PMI Recognized for Its Climate Leadership with Six Consecutive Years on CDP’s ‘A List’ for Climate... -Monday 20 January 2020

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) was recognized today among the top global companies leading on climate action. Environmental nonprofit CDP, formerly Carbon Disclosure Project, has placed PMI on its ‘A List’ for climate change for the sixth year in a row,...

Obesity key to type 2 diabetes, which has quadrupled in the last 35 years -Monday 20 January 2020  

Abdulatif, a 73-year old man suffered from complex diabetes which led to kidney failure. Abdulatif, an Emirati by origin weighed 115 kgs and clearly suffered from obesity, a key factor that led to his condition. Research indicates that more than two billion people are overweight or obese...

Royal Decree appoints Fahd Al-Rasheed President of the Royal Commission for Riyadh City -Monday 20 January 2020  

Saudi Arabia’s King Salman Bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud has appointed Fahd Abdulmohsan Al-Rasheed as President of the Royal Commission for Riyadh City (RCRC), following his appointment in 2018 as Advisor at the Royal Court. Al-Rasheed’s career has featured various leadership roles in key Saudi...

Dahua Technology Unveils Core Product Launch for 2020 -Monday 20 January 2020  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Dahua Technology, a world leading video-centric smart IoT solution and service provider, unveils its 2020 core product launch at Intersec Dubai including the over-coax technology advancement HDCVI 6.0, AI (WizSense/WizMind) and Full-color technology which enables outstanding...

Arzan Wealth Achieves Successful Exit of a Class A Office Building In The Netherlands -Monday 20 January 2020  

Arzan Wealth (DIFC) Limited (‘Arzan Wealth’), a Dubai-based advisory firm regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority, is pleased to announce that it has successfully advised its client on the sale of a Class A office building  in the Hague, The Netherlands, achieving strong returns...