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ADP Residency and Foreigners Affairs Organizes First Customer Service Forum for 2016 ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Friday 29 April 2016      

The General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners’ Affairs in Abu Dhabi organized the first Customer Service Forum for 2016 under the slogan “Your Happiness is Our Goal.” The Forum that was held at the Emirates Institute of Naturalization and Residency was attended by Colonel Salem Al...

The Security Media Department: A Realistic Image - Failure to abide by legal cargo size and/or weight is a violation of... -Friday 29 April 2016  

The Security Media Department extends its warmest greetings and thanks for your unrelenting cooperation. We highly value your partnership aimed at boosting the security and safety system in the UAE. In line with our ongoing effort to shed light on the positive and negative behaviors that are...

SES to Take Control of O3b Networks -Friday 29 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) has agreed to increase its interest in O3b Networks (O3b) to 50.5% and, in doing so, will take a controlling share in the company. The transaction is subject to regulatory approvals which are expected to be completed during...

Honoring Participants of ISNR Abu Dhabi 2016 -Thursday 28 April 2016  

On Wednesday, Major General Staff Dr. Obeid Al Ketbi, Chairman of the ISNR’s Higher Organizing Committee organized a ceremony at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi, to honor entities who took part in ISNR 2016, which was held in Abu Dhabi between 15-17 March. The honoring ceremony was attended by...

Nordson EFD Launches 4-Axis R Series Automated Dispensing System with Best-In-Class Repeatability -Thursday 28 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nordson EFD, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), the world’s leading precision fluid dispensing systems manufacturer, introduces the new R Series 4-axis automated fluid dispensing system featuring TeachMotion™ proprietary, specialized software for market-leading repeatability...

Annual Students Forum 2016 to Qualify Inmates to join the Workforce -Thursday 28 April 2016  

The Punitive & Correctional Institutions Department at Abu Dhabi Police recently organized the annual students’ forum 2016 at Al Wathba Section in Abu Dhabi. The forum is part of the qualification program aimed at preparing and rehabilitating inmates to join the workforce. Colonel Saeed...

MoI Executive Council Discusses Strategic Projects and Initiatives -Thursday 28 April 2016  

The Ministry of Interior’s Executive Council discussed the most important development projects and strategic initiatives for the Ministry of Interior. The meeting, the fourth for 2016, was headed by Major General Dr. Nasser Lakhrebani Al Nuaimi, Secretary General of the Office of HH Deputy...

Little Life Hack, “Berry” Big Benefit -Thursday 28 April 2016    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Women today do it all and don’t have time to be slowed down by pesky infections like urinary tract infections (UTIs). Luckily, there’s a simple solution to stave off that unwelcome sensation, and it’s been around for nearly a century – cranberry juice. Chock-full of...

Eurovision Partners with SES to Broadcast Rio 2016 Olympics -Thursday 28 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that it has signed a capacity agreement with Eurovision to broadcast the Rio 2016 Olympics to sports fans around the world.      As part of the agreement, Eurovision will lease several transponders on the NSS-806...

Phase 3 Trial Results for First Oral Proteasome Inhibitor NINLARO (ixazomib) Published in The New England Journal of... -Thursday 28 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE: 4502) today announced that results from the international, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled TOURMALINE-MM1 Phase 3 clinical study, evaluating once-weekly oral NINLARO® (ixazomib) capsules plus lenalidomide and...

Biogen Appoints Michael Ehlers Executive Vice President, Research and Development -Thursday 28 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Biogen (NASDAQ: BIIB) today announced the appointment of Michael Ehlers, M.D., Ph.D., as executive vice president, Research and Development. Dr. Ehlers will oversee Biogen’s global Research, Drug Discovery, Clinical Development, and Medical Affairs functions, defining the...

Visa Opens its First Innovation Center in Asia -Thursday 28 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) today announced the opening of its Singapore innovation center, the first in a network of new regional innovation centers that Visa is launching globally. The new 7,000 square foot Singapore facility will serve as a destination for clients, partners and...

OPPLE Lighting Partners With Huawei on Smart Home -Wednesday 27 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OPPLE LIGHTING, China’s leading lighting brand, has lately signed up Smart Home Strategic Cooperation Agreement with Huawei, the global leader of telecommunication equipment suppliers and smart phone manufacturers. By establishing smart home system with cutting-edge...

Al Rumaithi Attends Security Drill at the ADP Special Tasks Department -Wednesday 27 April 2016      

Major General Mohammed Khalfan Matar Al Rumaithi, Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Abu Dhabi Police, attended on Wednesday a security drill at the Force 7 Department’s headquarters. The drill was organized by the General Directorate of Guards and Special Tasks at the Abu Dhabi Police, in...

The Association for International Broadcasting (AIB) announces Pyramedia membership -Wednesday 27 April 2016  

Pyramedia, regional leader in the media broadcasting industry and winner of multiple media awards, has been announced as the latest addition to the continuously growing international network of AIB partners. This announcement comes close on the heels of Pyramedia’s recent wins at the Gulf...

Naturalization & Residency Discuss Ways to Enhance Cooperation with Indonesian Embassy -Wednesday 27 April 2016  

Major General Khalifa Hareb Al Khaiaili, Acting Assistant Undersecretary of the Ministry of Interior for Naturalization, Residency and Ports Affairs, met in his office with H.E Hussein Bagis, Indonesian ambassador to the UAE. During the meeting, both parties tackled and discussed various...

SES to Provide High-Speed Broadband Connectivity to Facebook in Africa -Wednesday 27 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG)(LuxX:SESG), one of the world’s leading satellite operators, today announced a satellite broadband deal with Facebook to provide high-speed broadband connectivity services to Sub-Saharan Africa. This agreement will support Facebook’s Express Wi-Fi...

Abu Dhabi International Book Fair Sees the Debut of SOCOOOL Comics -Wednesday 27 April 2016  

The Abu Dhabi International Book Fair organized at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, saw today the debut of the SOCOOOL Comics; the first initiative specialized in comic books in the region. A fruit of Ajyaal Media’s partnership with Al Hudhud Publishing, the SOCOOOL Comics brand...

Visa Brings Digital Payments to Rio 2016 Olympic Games as 1.2 Million Travelers Are Expected in Brazil -Wednesday 27 April 2016  

Visa Marks 100 Days to Olympic Games Opening Ceremonies: Readies New Payment Technology Across Rio (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visa (NYSE:V) today celebrated the 100 day milestone to the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. In its 30th year as the exclusive payment provider of the Olympic Games, Visa is...

The Revolutionary Intraocular Lens – InFo Instant Focus© – Now Available with an Extended Power Range -Tuesday 26 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The company Swiss Advanced Vision (SAV-IOL SA - www.sav-iol.com) announced the availability of the intraocular lens (IOL) InFo Instant Focus© indicated for the treatment of cataract after removal of the crystalline lens, in a broader dioptric range.   The IOL InFo was...