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Motorcycle Parade in Al Ain as a Part of the ‘Express your Love for UAE’ initiative ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Saturday 22 October 2016  

In collaboration with the Emirates Bikers Magazines, the Khalifa Student Empowerment Program “Aqdar” ‎organized a motorcycle parade as a part of the “Express Your Love for UAE” initiative. As many as 500 motorcycles and a number of cars took part in the parade, which started on Friday...

UniCredit Bank Austria, Raiffeisen Bank International and UniCredit Bulbank Granted an Expanded € 112.9 Million... -Saturday 22 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- UniCredit Bank Austria AG and UniCredit Bulbank AD increased and amended its current senior facility with Business Park Sofia (BPS), the largest office park in Central and Eastern Europe, in order to accommodate a new syndication partner, Raiffeisen Bank International AG (WBAG:...

Patton Scores TWO Product of the Year Awards for 2016  -Friday 21 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Patton Electronics—US manufacturer of UC, cloud, and IoT enabling solutions for carrier, enterprise and industrial networks—announced today its achievements in claiming two 2016 Product of the Year awards from key industry trade journals. INTERNET TELEPHONY (IT) Magazine...

First ABB Research Award in Honor of Hubertus von Gruenberg Given to Dr. Jef Beerten  -Friday 21 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dr. Jef Beerten, of the University of Leuven (KU Leuven) and EnergyVille, postdoctoral fellow of Research Foundation – Flanders (FWO), Belgium, is the first recipient of the ABB Research Award in Honor of Hubertus von Gruenberg. At a ceremony in front of more than a hundred...

 Revlon® Welcomes Ciara as Global Brand Ambassador  -Thursday 20 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Revlon announces that Ciara, beloved entertainer, model and fashion icon, is joining the Revlon family as the newest Global Brand Ambassador. Ciara is a Grammy Award winning singer, songwriter, dancer and producer with over 23 million records sold and 16 million singles...

Nordson EFD Introduces New Precision Fluid Dispensing Guide for Mobile Devices & Wearables -Thursday 20 October 2016    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nordson EFD, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), the world’s leading precision fluid dispensing systems manufacturer, has just released a new guide, “Nordson EFD Solutions: Fluid Positioning & Precision Dispensing in Mobile Device and Wearables Manufacturing.” It...

Saaed Signs Two Agreements to Improve its Network Using Latest Technologies  -Thursday 20 October 2016  

As a part of its participation at GITEX Technology Week 2016 held in Dubai, Saaed for Traffic Systems signed two cooperation and partnership agreements with Extreme Networks Inc. and EMC.  The ceremony was attended by Brigadier Eng. Hussein Ahmed Al Harithi, Chairman of Saaed. Engineer...

 Starbucks Announces Starbucks Reserve Roastery Coming to Tokyo in 2018  -Thursday 20 October 2016  

New location in Tokyo’s upscale Nakameguro District will be Starbucks fourth Roastery, globally (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Starbucks Coffee Company (NASDAQ: SBUX) today announced it will open a Starbucks Reserve Roastery, Japan, in 2018. Located in the Nakameguro district, an upscale neighborhood...

 Target Announces Spring Collaboration with Victoria Beckham  -Thursday 20 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) today announced its limited-edition spring collaboration with designer Victoria Beckham. Available April 9, 2017, at all Target stores and Target.com, Victoria Beckham for Target reflects the essence of the Victoria, Victoria Beckham line,...

 Acrobits announces the launch of the iOS10 CallKit integration  -Thursday 20 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Acrobits announces all its retail and corporate products are now integrated with iOS10’s outstanding new CallKit API. Acrobits Softphone, Groundwire and Cloud Softphone users can now make and receive VoIP calls as effortlessly as if they were using the native Phone...

du and ITWORX pioneer the launch of du Business Hub to Foster Enterprise Collaboration -Thursday 20 October 2016  

Pioneering the new age of internal communications, du signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with ITWORX to launch du Business Hub and bring the intranet of tomorrow, to UAE enterprises today. The MoU was signed by Hany Fahmy Aly, Executive Vice President Enterprise Business, du, and...

MoI Council Calls for Encouraging the Youth to Show Creativity and Innovation -Wednesday 19 October 2016  

Participants in the Ministry of Interior’s Council, which was hosted by Mohammad Bakhit Saeed Al Ketbi at his residence in Al Ain, emphasized the need to encourage young people in the UAE to acquire positive values ​​such as creativity and innovation, in order to play a leading part in the...

MoI Wins Three Prestigious Awards from IACP -Wednesday 19 October 2016  

The UAE Ministry of Interior obtained three prestigious international awards from the International Association of Chiefs of Police. The award ceremony, which was held in the USA, was attended by Major General Dr. Abdul Quddous Abdul Razzaq Al Obaidly, Assistant Director General of Total Quality...

MoI Signs Two Technology Agreements at “GITEX 2016” -Wednesday 19 October 2016  

As a part of its participation at GITEX Technology Week 2016 held in Dubai, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) signed two agreements that focus on technology innovation with Cisco and Microsoft.   The two agreements were signed by Brigadier Eng. Hussein Ahmed Al Harithi, Director General of...

Saif bin Zayed Briefed on Preparations for “Arabian Gulf Security 1” Drill -Wednesday 19 October 2016  

During a meeting in his office on Monday, Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, was briefed on the efforts exerted by the Ministry of Interior’s committees and task forces included in the joint committees, in preparation for the first...

Virgin Cruises Sets Sail under New Moniker “Virgin Voyages” -Wednesday 19 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Virgin Group founder Sir Richard Branson today revealed Virgin Voyages as the inspiring new identity for the company’s cruise line. Joined by the company’s President and CEO Tom McAlpin, they announced the name, and shared that Virgin Voyages has officially signed a ship...

Millennial-Targeted Ultra HD Channel C4K360 Launches on SES Satellite -Tuesday 18 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) today announced a capacity agreement to launch the new C4K360 Ultra HD channel across North America aboard its SES-1 satellite. C4K360 joins SES’s 4K Ultra HD distribution neighbourhood hosted on three satellites (SES-1, SES-3 and...

Takeda Showcases Continued Commitment in Hodgkin Lymphoma During 10th International Symposium on Hodgkin Lymphoma... -Tuesday 18 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE: 4502) will present data on ADCETRIS® (brentuximab vedotin) in Hodgkin lymphoma at the 10th International Symposium on Hodgkin Lymphoma (ISHL), October 22 – 25, 2016 in Cologne, Germany. Four studies on brentuximab vedotin will be...

Workshop to Introduce Tasks of Inspector General Office at the MoI -Tuesday 18 October 2016  

The Office of the Inspector General organized a workshop to introduce its goals, tasks and procedures. The workshop took place at the Eastern Region Department at the Sharjah Police General Headquarters (GHQ). In his address during the workshop, Colonel Nasser Mankush, Head of the Follow-up...

Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority and Alibaba Cloud Host Start-up Contest to Accelerate Innovation in Middle East -Tuesday 18 October 2016  

Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA), the regulatory body for Dubai Silicon Oasis (DSO), and Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, today jointly hosted the Middle East finals of Create@Alibaba Cloud Start-up Contest (CACSC) at the Dubai Technology Entrepreneur Centre (DTEC)...