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Civil Defense Sector launches the ‘I Read’ Initiative ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Thursday 21 April 2016      

The General Directorate of Resources and Support Services at the Civil Defense General Headquarters at the Ministry of Interior launched an initiative titled ‘I Read’. The initiative aims at instilling the culture of reading and knowledge diversity amongst staff members at the Civil Defense...

Saif bin Zayed Attends “Union 44” Internal Security Forces Joint Exercise in Seeh Al Mahab -Wednesday 20 April 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior attended on Wednesday, the Internal Security joint exercise dubbed, “Union 44”, carried out by security and policing sectors at the ministry. The joint exercise was held at the Training City, at...

Panasonic State-of-the-Art Technology Meets Kabuki in Las Vegas -Wednesday 20 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation is sponsoring and will provide technical support to the Japan KABUKI Festival in Las Vegas 2016 (produced by Shochiku Co., Ltd.), running from April 29 to May 7. Panasonic hopes to highlight a new approach to performing and enjoying Kabuki, the classical...

Saif bin Zayed Offers Condolences to Al Khaiaili Family -Wednesday 20 April 2016  

During his visit to the mourning council at Al Khaznah area in Al Ain on Wednesday, Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior offered his condolences for the death of Mohammed Mubarak Saif bin Aloubah Al Khaiaili.   Lt. General HH...

Calvin Klein, Inc. Announces New Global Creative Strategy -Wednesday 20 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Calvin Klein, Inc. today announced a new global creative strategy for the company, which will unify all Calvin Klein brands under one creative vision. Francisco Costa, Women’s Creative Director, Calvin Klein Collection, and Italo Zucchelli, Men’s Creative Director, Calvin...

ENEC Examines Policies Section’s Experience at the MoI Strategy Directorate -Wednesday 20 April 2016  

A delegation from the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) examined the experience of the Policies Section at the General Directorate of Strategy and Performance Development at the Ministry of Interior. The delegation also got acquainted with the Section’s efforts to implement the best...

Dimension Data: Cybercriminals Target the Retail Sector -Wednesday 20 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- New research published today in the NTT 2016 Global Threat Intelligence Report reveals that cybercriminals have shifted their focus from traditional financial markets, to targeting the retail sector. Retail organisations experienced nearly three times as many cyberattacks as...

Qatar First Bank Named Global Finance 2016’s Best Up-And-Coming Islamic Financial Institution Global Award -Wednesday 20 April 2016  

Reaping the benefits of the strategy it introduced in 2015, Qatar First Bank (QFB), Qatar’s leading Shari’ah compliant bank, has been named exclusively 2016’s ‘Best Up-and-Coming Islamic Financial Institution’ in Global Finance magazine’s ninth annual awards for the World’s Best...

Emirates Driving Institute celebrates 25 years of Driving Excellence -Wednesday 20 April 2016  

Emirates Driving Institute (EDI), the largest and most successful driving institute in UAE and Middle East, celebrates 25 years of successfully leading learner driver training and driver road risk reduction in the UAE and the greater GCC region. EDI has announced a series of special...

Ajman Free Zone Gears up for rapid International Expansion in 2016 -Wednesday 20 April 2016  

Ajman Free Zone gears up for rapid international expansion in the New Year following the successful addition of their own offices in the UAE and India. The extension will greatly contribute in strengthening the presence of the Free Zone as a new gateway in international markets as part of the...

Um Al Quwain Civil Defense Organizes Sporting Day for the Public -Tuesday 19 April 2016  

The Civil Defense Department of Um Al Quwain organized an athletic, social and educational event to acquaint community members of all age groups with the firefighting and rescue operations and the duties of firefighters. The event, held on “Al Bayt Mitwahid” Corniche, included individual and...

Abu Dhabi Police Arrest Thief of 11 Venues in Abu Dhabi -Tuesday 19 April 2016  

The Capital Police Directorate arrested an Indian national on suspicion of stealing valuables and AED 50,000 from 11 venues in Abu Dhabi, including clinics, saloons, and mobile phone shops.   The Capital Police Directorate managed to retrieve part of the stolen items, following diligent...

Rockwell Automation Announces Leadership Changes: Blake Moret Named CEO, Keith Nosbusch to Remain Chairman -Tuesday 19 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rockwell Automation (NYSE:ROK) announced today that its board of directors has elected Blake D. Moret, a 30-year veteran of the Company, as president and chief executive officer, effective July 1, 2016. At that time Keith D. Nosbusch, 65, who has been president and chief...

Jardiance® (empagliflozin) to be studied for the treatment of people with chronic heart failure -Tuesday 19 April 2016  

New studies will evaluate the effect of Jardiance® for the treatment of chronic heart failure There are approximately 26 million people worldwide, and 5.7 million people in the U.S., suffering from chronic heart failure The studies build on results from the landmark EMPA-REG OUTCOME®...

The biggest and best yet! -Tuesday 19 April 2016  

 In the presence of 570 guests at the JW Marriott Marquis hotel – the largest gathering in the four-year history of Sports Industry Awards presented by Cadillac – gold, silver and bronze winners were announced across 14 categories from 196 submissions. The Abu Dhabi Sports Council owned...

Teradek Announces Sphere: Wireless 360º Video Monitoring and Streaming -Tuesday 19 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Teradek today announced the release of Sphere, a revolutionary new product for the 360º-video production market. Sphere offers real-time monitoring and live streaming of panoramic video content-in high definition. “What we’ve heard from 360º content creators is the...

SII Semiconductor Corporation Provides Multiple Options for Automotive LDO Voltage Regulators with 10V Input with 1A and... -Tuesday 19 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SII Semiconductor Corporation, a subsidiary of Seiko Instruments Inc., launches the S-19244 / S-19243 Series LDO Regulators in May, 2016. The S-19244 / S-19243 Series offers multiple options including soft-start function as well as high temperature operation of 125°C. This new...

Coca-Cola Reveals New “One Brand” Packaging -Tuesday 19 April 2016  

Additional Markets to Roll Out Throughout 2016 and Into 2017 (BUSINESS WIRE)-- In a move that will extend the Company’s “One Brand” global marketing strategy to packaging, Coca-Cola has announced the launch of new graphics that use one visual identity system featuring Coca-Cola...

SES and Global Eagle Entertainment Ink Ku-Band Capacity Deals to Add Inflight Connectivity Bandwidth over Key Regions -Tuesday 19 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG)  (LuxX:SESG) and Global Eagle Entertainment (GEE) (Nasdaq: ENT) today announced further significant Ku-band capacity agreements to help usher in the next generation connected airline passenger experience across established and developing markets...

SES and Rutgers University Test Satellite Content Delivery Network for Streaming, OTT, and 5G -Monday 18 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today the first phase of content delivery network (CDN) development at Rutgers University’s School of Engineering to demonstrate and measure the effectiveness of SES’s CDN overlay solution in meeting the growing demand for...