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European Society of Anaesthesiology Partners with Patient Safety Movement to Lead the Movement to Zero Preventable... LONDON & IRVINE, Calif. -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...

ITWORX Education recognized as a CityNext finalist in the 2016 Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards -Thursday 2 June 2016  

ITWORX Education, a Cairo-based ITWORX company backed by the EuroMena Fund, has been named a finalist in the 2016 Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards. It was recognized for providing an outstanding solution in the ‘Public Sector: CityNext’ category, based on its WinjiGo project for Syrian...

Twenty-three programmes and various TV shows offered this Ramadan by Sharjah Media Corporation -Thursday 2 June 2016  

Sharjah TV, part of Sharjah Media Corporation (SMC), will be broadcasting a new season of programmes full of surprises during the holy month of Ramadan, including a number of Arab and Gulf series. Most notably, these include: Gulf series ‘Saq Al Bamboo,’ (‘The Bamboo Stalk’) based on the...

One of India’s Premier Maternal Care Specialists, Motherhood Hospitals, Standardizes on Masimo SET® Technology -Thursday 2 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that Motherhood Hospitals, a maternal care specialist with five hospitals in three cities in India, has standardized on Masimo SET® (Signal Extraction Technology) pulse oximetry at all locations. Motherhood Hospitals will also be...

Saif bin Zayed Witnesses Graduation of 92 Students Enrolled in the “My Dream… My Life” Initiative -Thursday 2 June 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, attended on Thursday the graduation ceremony of the 92 candidates enrolled in the first phase of the “My Dream… My Life” initiative, which was organized in collaboration and partnership with the...

ADP Medical Services Department Concludes Educational Initiative for Diabetes and Asthma Patients -Thursday 2 June 2016  

Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters (ADP GHQ), represented by the Medical Services Department affiliated to the General Directorate of Finance and Services, concluded the ‘Your Health in Ramadan’ awareness and education campaign concerning diabetes and asthma. The campaign included...

GORE® EXCLUDER® Conformable AAA Endoprosthesis Obtains CE Mark -Thursday 2 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore) today announced receipt of CE Mark for the GORE® EXCLUDER® Conformable AAA Device, a product designed for the treatment of abdominal aortic aneurysms (AAA) in patients with challenging anatomies. This device is the latest addition in...

Review of the State’s Experience in the Identification of Disaster Victims -Thursday 2 June 2016  

The Victim Affairs Office of the Crisis and Disaster Management Department, affiliated with Directorate General of Central Operations, reviewed the State’s experience in the identification of disaster victims, at the 27th INTERPOL meeting in France. The State delegation was presided by...

Awareness and Honoring at the Punitive and Correctional Establishments Department in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain -Thursday 2 June 2016  

The Punitive and Correctional Establishments Department in Abu Dhabi held an awareness workshop for its inmates about the dangers of drugs, including an explanation of prevention strategies. In parallel, the Department launched the “Thank You” campaign to recognize the efforts of the workers...