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“UAE top Arab country for women’s empowerment” ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Sunday 8 May 2016  

  Pyramedia CEO and renowned media personality, Nashwa Al Ruwaini addressed a packed audience gathered at the Beach Rotana Hotel in Abu Dhabi with her experiences and thoughts on women’s empowerment in the workforce. During her address, Al Ruwaini thanked the leadership of the UAE for...

SCITRA is registered as a Cosmetic Product Establishment with the U.S. Food and Drug (FDA) Administration -Sunday 8 May 2016  

Albatha’s manufacturing unit Scitra (Soaps & Chemicals Industrial & Trading Company) has achieved a successful registration with the US Food & Drug (FDA) Administration. Scitra is part of the Albatha Home and Personal Care Group of Albatha Holding. Albatha Group is one of the largest...

Global Agencies Team Detroit and Blue Hive Rebrand as GTB -Saturday 7 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- WPP today announced the rebranding of Team Detroit, Blue Hive and Retail First under a single global identity now called GTB. The new name reflects the agency’s unified vision, innovative mindset and true worldwide reach. GTB, an acronym for Global Team Blue, operates on...

MoI: There are still uncovered ‘grey areas’ in the fight against Digital Crime in many countries around the world -Saturday 7 May 2016  

A delegation from the United Arab Emirates presented a work paper titled “Child Online Protection” on Day 1 of the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) forum. The forum is co-organized by the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), UNESCO, UNDP and UNCTAD, in close...

Al Rashedi Inspects the Naturalization Department in Sharjah -Saturday 7 May 2016  

Brigadier Saeed Rakan Al Rashedi, Head of Naturalization Department at Ministry of Interior (MoI), was informed about the workflow and services provided by the Naturalization Department in Sharjah for customers, in order to streamline their transactions’ procedures. He also stressed the...

ADP Honor Distinguished Staff Members and Strategic Partners -Saturday 7 May 2016  

Under the patronage of Major General Mohammed Khalfan Matar Al Rumaithi, Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Abu Dhabi Police, the General Directorate of Finance and Services at the Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters honored a number of distinguished staff members and strategic partners and...

IMS Health and Quintiles to Merge -Saturday 7 May 2016  

  ↵ All-Stock Transaction with Combined 2015 Revenue of $7.2 Billion and Combined Equity Market Capitalization of $17.6 Billion (BUSINESS WIRE)-- IMS Health Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:IMS) and Quintiles Transnational Holdings Inc. (NYSE:Q): Broad range of healthcare...

New Collection of Black and White Photographic Prints From a Currently Unnamed Modernist Photographer from the 1920’s... -Friday 6 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The panorama of the American West, idyllic in its powerful, stark beauty, is revealed in a rare collection of spectacular Modernist landscape photographic prints. The unique collection of limited, exclusive images, captured by a photographer whose talent is indisputable but...

Transformative Changes Ahead for the IBC2016 Conference Programme -Friday 6 May 2016

 (BUSINESS WIRE)-- IBC announces today details of its forthcoming IBC2016 Conference, which kicks off on the 8 September, in Amsterdam at the RAI, one day ahead of the main exhibition. This includes the introduction of new streams on the future of platforms and audiences and...

Al Ain Traffic and the UAE Red Crescent Organize First Aid Workshops -Friday 6 May 2016  

The Al Ain Highways Traffic Section at the Traffic and Patrols Directorate of Abu Dhabi Police organized a set of first aid workshops at the Patrols compound, the Traffic Control Branch hall at the section. The workshops, which were intended for staff members of the Traffic Institute Section;...

Ajman Civil Defense Celebrate Workers in Participation with Sharjah and Umm Al Quwain Departments -Friday 6 May 2016  

The Ajman Civil Defense General Directorate hosted a ceremony to honor its employees and workers, in participation with the Sharjah Civil Defense General Directorate and Umm Al Quwain Civil Defense Directorate. The ceremony aims to mark the “International Workers’ Day”, in recognition of...

Police College celebrates the International Workers' Day -Friday 6 May 2016  

To mark the International Workers’ Day, celebrated annually on May 1st, the Police College in Abu Dhabi, represented by the Administrative and Finance Department, honored 13 distinguished workers from the College’s different departments. Colonel Waleed Salem Al Shamesi, Director General...

Pivotal Announces Series C Financing to Fuel Continued Expansion and Meet Growing Customer Demand -Friday 6 May 2016

Series C financing raises $253 million in new cash led by Ford Motor Company, in conjunction with new investor Microsoft Ford investment reinforces Pivotal’s momentum and expertise in the automotive industry Microsoft’s investment is a result of significant and growing customer demand...

Strengthening the bond with the renewable energy industry: MBA Renewables launches international Advisory Board -Thursday 5 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The distance learning Master of Business Administration (MBA) Renewables jointly offered by the Beuth University of Applied Sciences Berlin and the Renewables Academy AG (RENAC) proudly announces the launching of its international Advisory Board. MBA Renewables is...

Luxembourg Government and Deep Space Industries Sign MoU -Thursday 5 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Luxembourg Government, the public-law banking institution “Société Nationale de Crédit et d’Investissement” (SNCI) and the Silicon Valley-based asteroid mining company Deep Space Industries (DSI) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) setting out their...

Police Confiscate 10 kilos of Hashish Concealed in Coffee Bags on a Farm in Abu Dhabi -Thursday 5 May 2016  

Abu Dhabi Police arrested four young people (two Gulf and two Asian Nationals) and confiscated 10 kilograms of hashish found concealed in coffee bags hidden on a farm in Abu Dhabi.. Colonel Dr. Rashid Mohammad Borshid, Head of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID), stressed the Abu...

Sloan Introduces TruFlush Flushometer for Global Markets -Thursday 5 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sloan, the world’s leading manufacturer of commercial plumbing systems, has added to its product line a new flushometer specifically designed to address the needs of a number of global markets, including India, South America, the Middle East and Asia Pacific. The Sloan...

Specialized Course Concludes at Police College -Thursday 5 May 2016  

The Police College hosted a ceremony at its Abu Dhabi headquarters to celebrate the graduation of 30 employees who completed a specialized course within the ‘Security 8’ Program under the slogan ‘Creativity and Innovation in the Service of the Country’. The participants represent the...

Al Ain Residency Celebrates the International Workers’ Day -Thursday 5 May 2016  

To mark the International Workers’ Day (also known as Labor Day), the Residency and Foreigners Affairs Department in Al Ain hosted a ceremony to honor laborers and other support workers. This celebration comes in appreciation from the department to every female and male worker, and in...

ADP Traffic Intensifies Supervision with the Mobile Radar “Al Qannas” to Reduce Vehicle Speeds -Thursday 5 May 2016  

The Traffic and Patrols Directorate at Abu Dhabi Police has equipped its patrols with the mobile radar “Al Qannas”, in support of traffic officers’ efforts to maintain road safety and provide a safe environment for all road users. The directorate called upon the public to take advantage of...