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Anti-Smoking Lecture at ADP Punitive and Correctional Establishments ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday 7 June 2016  

In the event of the World No Tobacco Day, the Punitive and Correctional Establishments in Abu Dhabi Police acquainted inmates about the dangers of smoking. This event was organized by the Punitive and Correctional Establishments Department. Dr. Jamil Al Wahdan from the Medical Services...

MoI Organizes Workshop on Smart Applications in Ajman. -Tuesday 7 June 2016  

The Directorate General of the Punitive and Correctional Establishments  at the Ministry of Interior, organized in cooperation with the Directorate General of Electronics and Telecommunications Services,  a workshop on smart applications in the Ministry of Interior - smart government's...

A Workshop on Opinion Polls at the Ministry of Interior -Tuesday 7 June 2016  

The Research and Survey Center at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) organized an introductory workshop onthe mechanisms foropinion polls and how to calculate results and read reports, sat the Ministry's Smart Library headquarters in Abu Dhabi. Colonel Mohammed Hamid bin Dalmouj Al Dhaheri,...

Final Subject Enrolled in Early Feasibility Study of the GORE® EXCLUDER® Thoracoabdominal Branch Endoprosthesis -Tuesday 7 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore) today announced completion of enrollment into its early feasibility study evaluating the GORE® EXCLUDER® Thoracoabdominal Branch Endoprosthesis (TAMBE) for the treatment of aortic aneurysms involving the visceral branch vessels. The...

SpaceResources.lu - Georges Schmit Joins the Luxembourg Government’s Advisory Board -Monday 6 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Luxembourg Government today announced that Mr. Georges Schmit, Consul General and Executive Director at the Luxembourg Trade & Investment Office in San Francisco, joins the Government's Advisory Board of the recently announced spaceresources.lu initiative. The initiative...

Abu Dhabi Police Schools Commences Work in their New Building in Al Foah -Monday 6 June 2016  

The Procurement and Warehouses Department at the General Directorate of Finance and Support Services of the Abu Dhabi Police (ADP), announced the relocation of the Police Schools Department from the Suwaihan area to its new headquarters in Al Foah, Al Ain City. The new headquarters have been...

QVC Inks Long-Term Capacity Renewal, Moves to Centre of the Arc with SES -Monday 6 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that QVC has renewed a key, multi-year capacity deal and moved a significant block of its regional shopping channel content to the centre of the orbital arc, fast becoming the premier content distribution platform over...

Dubai Municipality Acquainted with MoI’s Experience of Governmental Excellence System -Monday 6 June 2016  

A delegation from Dubai Municipality visited the General Directorate of Strategy and Performance Development at the Ministry of Interior (MoI), and was acquainted with the MoI’s experience in applying the Fourth Generation of the Governmental Excellence System. Major General Dr. Abdul...

European Society of Anaesthesiology Partners with Patient Safety Movement to Lead the Movement to Zero Preventable... -Monday 6 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The European Society of Anaesthesiology (ESA) and the Patient Safety Movement Foundation announced today that on May 28, 2016 at the annual congress Euroanaesthesia 2016 in London, the ESA made a public commitment to lead the Patient Safety Movement in over 50 countries in...

Geneva Gets Ready to Welcome Families Ahead of the Summer Holidays -Sunday 5 June 2016  

Geneva Tourism has unveiled its latest campaign – “#MumRelax” – with amazing breaks guaranteed for mothers and children alike. Serenity and exceptional quality of life play a starring role in an effort to give the region's mothers the relaxing times they are looking for, while their...

‘Your Ramadan Food is a Matter of Culture and Behavior’ Lecture at Al Ain Residency -Sunday 5 June 2016  

The Residency and Foreigners Affairs Department in Al Ain presented an awareness lecture to its members about the culture of healthy food. The lecture encouraged members to avoid negative food habits during Ramadan. The lecture, entitled ‘Your Ramadan Food is a Matter of Culture and...

Ramadan Road Safety ‘Tips&Tricks’ -Sunday 5 June 2016  

Road traffic accidents, injuries and fatalities peak in the holy month of Ramadan. We witness hundreds of accidents and dozens of fatalities every year. Ramadan is the perfect time to start with better road safety habits! Road traffic accidents, injuries and fatalities peak in the...

Expo 2020 Dubai Connects with Etisalat for Fastest, Smartest Site on Earth -Sunday 5 June 2016  

The site of Expo 2020 Dubai will be one of the fastest, smartest, and best connected places in the world during the global mega event, through its Premier Partnership with Etisalat Group, announced today. Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation and...

OT Partners with Mobvoi and CUP to Launch the First Secure Contactless Payment Service on Ticwatch in China -Saturday 4 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OT (Oberthur Technologies), a leading global provider of embedded security software products and services, today announced a key partnership with Mobvoi, the leading Artificial Intelligence and smart watch company, and China Union Pay (CUP), the Chinese payment scheme, to...

LAPD Praise Security Support Members -Saturday 4 June 2016  

Michael Downing, Deputy Chief of Los Angeles Police Department, praised the efficiency and readiness of the Security Support delegation members, as well as their prompt response and outstanding skills in handling the different types of crimes and cases. These remarks were made by Downing in his...

MoI Signs a Memorandum of Understanding with Sharjah Environment and Protected Area Authority -Saturday 4 June 2016  

The MoI signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Sharjah Environment and Protected Area Authority, to integrate fines for environmental violations in the Emirate of Sharjah in the police e-violations system across the UAE. Such measure would facilitate payment of fines for community...

Visa Introduces NFC-Enabled Payment Ring for Team Visa Sponsored Athletes to Use at Rio 2016 Olympic Games -Friday 3 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), the exclusive payment provider at the Olympic and Paralympic Games, today introduced a new innovation for use at the Rio 2016 Games – the first payment wearable ring backed by a Visa account. The Visa payment ring will be given to all Team Visa athletes in...

GCC Punitive and Correctional Institutions Calls for benefitting from UAE Experience in Inmates Treatments -Friday 3 June 2016  

The 21st Meeting for the Heads of Punitive and Correctional Institutions and the Security Media Committee in the GCC concluded on Thursday in Riyadh. The attendees called for organizing a workshop to allow all parties to take advantage of the UAE’s experience in implementing the Standard...

SES and Fox Networks Germany Extend Multi-Year Contract -Thursday 2 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, SES Platform Services, a leading technical media service provider, and Fox Networks Group (FNG) Germany have signed a multi-year contract to continue delivering content management and...

Grundfos Reflects on Solar Technology for Irrigation and thus Food Production -Thursday 2 June 2016  

 Grundfos, the award-winning world leader in pump manufacturing, has long been a strong global advocate of water efficiency. Access to safe water is one of the greatest challenges in the world, which will only increase in line with the growing climate changes. Today 1 billion people are without...