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Minelab Protects Consumers by Combating Counterfeit Products Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday 16 October 2016  

Minelab MEA General Trading LLC, the leading distributor of metal detectors and accessories throughout the Middle East and Africa continue to battle strongly against counterfeit products in order to protect their customers. On Thursday 13th October, 8am at Jebel Ali all seized counterfeit items...

UAE Participates in Meeting of ‘Arabian Gulf Security 1’ Higher Commission -Saturday 15 October 2016  

The UAE delegation took part in the meeting of the Higher Joint Security Mobilization Exercise Commission in the Kingdom of Bahrain, to announce the first Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) security mobilization drill, dubbed “Arabian Gulf Security 1”. The meeting, which was chaired by Public...

MoI Rejects License Applications of Three Private Security Companies and Cancels Another -Saturday 15 October 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) rejected the license applications of three companies wishing to work in the private security sector. Moreover, the MoI revoked the license of a private security company for committing legal offenses, and failing to comply with the executive operating regulations...

Bimedia Names Guillaume Dewaël CEO  -Saturday 15 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Jean-Baptiste Pondevy, Chairman of the Supervisory Board and founder of Bimedia, one of the French leaders in point-of-sale terminal solutions for convenience stores, is pleased to announce Guillaume Dewael’s immediate appointment as Chief Executive Officer of the...

Hilton Launches Major Expansion of Industry’s Largest Soap Recycling Program to Help Communities in Need -Friday 14 October 2016  

Program Has Already Donated more than Four Million Bars of Soap (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced that all 750 properties across its All Suites brands will recycle discarded soap and amenity bottles and donate them to reduce hygiene-related illnesses for...

TNS Adds Experienced Leadership to Its Global Payments Team -Friday 14 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Transaction Network Services (TNS) is strengthening its payments business with two high-level senior appointments which will help TNS deliver on its ambitious growth plans. George Zirkel joins TNS as Senior Vice President and Head of Global Payments Strategy. He will be...

AURAK Celebrates 5th Commencement Ceremony -Thursday 13 October 2016  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) this evening celebrated its 5th commencement ceremony in the presence of H. H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah. A total of 77 graduates celebrated the momentous occasion, accompanied by...

Tohoku Festival Parade to Showcase Six Local Festivals, Helping to Support Recovery of the Earthquake-Hit Region -Thursday 13 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The TOKYO SHINTORA MATSURI Executive Committee today announced that it will hold its TOKYO SHINTORA MATSURI festival on Tokyo’s Shintora-dori Avenue, the new thoroughfare constructed as part of the Toranomon area redevelopment, on November 19 and 20. The festival will be the...

Panasonic and Schneider Electric Partner to Simplify Energy Management with Innovative Integration to Optimize Building... -Wednesday 12 October 2016  

Partnership builds on companies’ expertise and leadership in HVAC equipment and building management and control (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation, the worldwide leader in the development of diverse electronics technologies and solutions along with Schneider Electric, the...

Azizi Developments Unveils AED 430 Million Mixed-Use Project in Al Furjan: Azizi Plaza -Wednesday 12 October 2016  

Azizi Developments, a leading UAE-based real estate developer with global reach into international markets, has announced its newest project in the burgeoning district of Al Furjan: Azizi Plaza. The Plaza, a B+G+2P+12 structure,will encompass residential, commercial and retail space with fully...

Korean Food Festival 2016 Relishes the Tastes and Culture of the Land in Dubai -Wednesday 12 October 2016  

The third edition of the annual Korean Food Festival welcomed a huge participation of Korean companies. The day-long festival brought in a wide variety of Korean foods and beauty and fashion products and services.   The Korean Food Festival, the annual food festival hosted by the...

‘Prospecting the Future’ Course for MoI’s Staff Members in Britain -Wednesday 12 October 2016  

The Leadership Development Center at the Ministry of Interior organized a course on “Prospecting the Future and Developing Leading Projects” in Britain. The course is a part of a program designed to sponsor and support outstanding competencies, and is held in cooperation with the British...

GCC Civil Defense Directors Discuss Procedures to Create a Study and Research Center -Wednesday 12 October 2016  

During their meeting, recently held in Riyadh, in Saudi Arabia, the GCC Civil Defense Directors discussed the necessary procedures to establish the GCC Joint Study and Research Center for Civil Defense bodies to improve the capabilities and services offered in GCC countries.   Major...

68 thousand transactions carried out by “Saaed” within 8 months through 15 service centres in the UAE -Wednesday 12 October 2016  

Saaed for Traffic Systems carried out up to 68,392 transactions via 15 service centres at the countrywide level within eight months this year; out of which 42,688 in Abu Dhabi, and 25,704 in Sharjah, Ajman, Ras Al Khaimah, Fujairah, and Umm Al Quwain.   Saaed is also aiming to make all...

Posiflex Showcases the Latest Range of POS Technologies at GITEX 2016  -Wednesday 12 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GITEX 2016, Dubai, October 16-20, Booth D3-10/ HALL 3 Posiflex Technology, Inc., (TSE: 8114) a global leading brand in the design and manufacture of POS solutions and peripherals, is set to showcase its latest POS technology achievements, including several product updates...

Murata to Acquire IPDiA, a Leader in High Performance Silicon Capacitors -Wednesday 12 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:6981) (ISIN:JP3914400001) & IPDiA S.A.: Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd., (“Murata”) and IPDiA S.A.(“IPDiA”) today announced that Murata Electronics Europe B.V., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Murata is about to acquire IPDiA, a 3D...

360 Phone’s Q5 and Q5 Plus Models Embark Pearl by Ot® eSE -Tuesday 11 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OT (Oberthur Technologies), a leading global provider of embedded security software products and services, today announces that 360 Group, a leading Internet, mobile and security company in China, selected OT’s embedded secure element (eSE), PEARL by OT®, to enable mobile...

Panel Discussion about Civil Defense Services in Abu Dhabi -Tuesday 11 October 2016  

The Directorate General of Civil Defense in Abu Dhabi organized a panel discussion on Tuesday, in cooperation with the Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ADCCI) in the Conference Hall at ADCCI’s Headquarters in Abu Dhabi. The discussion was attended by members, owners and...

MoI’s Security Media Department Honored with the Al Haitham Arab Media Award -Tuesday 11 October 2016  

The Security Media Department at the General Secretariat of the Office of HH Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior was honored with the Al Haitham Arab Media Award, recognizing it as the best Arab security media department in 2016. The award was granted to the UAE’s Security Media...

AHF Africa Bureau Applauds Zambia’s Ministry of Health and Chainama College as 23 CHA-HIV Medic Students Graduate ... -Tuesday 11 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AHF today applauded Zambia’s Ministry of Health and Chainama College of Health Sciences on the graduation of 23 CHA-HIV Medic students. This is the 2nd class of HIV Medics to graduate in Zambia since the course was formally accepted and registered with the Health...