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Ice Age: Collision Course set for Middle-East release in English and Arabic Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday 2 August 2016  

14 years after the first Ice Age hit theaters, ICE AGE: COLLISION COURSE is set to land in Middle-Eastern theaters in both Arabic and English this Thursday, courtesy of Empire International Gulf, the exclusive distributor of 20th Century Fox in the region. Audiences everywhere love the Ice...

Takeda and Seattle Genetics AnnTakeda and Seattle Genetics Announce Positive Data from Phase 3 ALCANZA Clinical Trial of... -Tuesday 2 August 2016  

-Abstract to be Submitted to ASH for Presentation at the 2016 Annual Meeting- (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502) and Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGEN) today announced that the Phase 3 ALCANZA clinical trial evaluating ADCETRIS (brentuximab vedotin) in...

SES Completes Acquisition of 100% of O3b Networks -Monday 1 August 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announces the completion of the acquisition of the remaining shares in O3b Networks. Consequently, SES now owns 100% of O3b and will fully consolidate the company in SES’s financial accounts from this date forward. About...

Watermark makes its mark at the Summit International Awards 2016 -Monday 1 August 2016  

The jury of the Summit Creative Award 2016 have spoken. Dubai-based Advertising and Integrated Marketing Boutique Agency Watermark walks away with three Silvers and one bronze Summit Creative Awards for their innovative creatives. The leading agency won the silver award in the Sales/Press Kit...

YKK Branded Contents Spread the Idea "Little Parts. Big Difference" Around the World. "FASTENING DAYS 2" To Be Released... -Monday 1 August 2016  

Directed once again by Hiroyasu Ishida. Perfume returns for the theme song. -To be released on Monday, August 1 on the official website and YouTube in 8 languages- (BUSINESS WIRE)-- YKK Corporation (Head office: 1 Kanda-Izumicho, Chiyoda, Tokyo) has produced a short animated feature...

BenQ’s RP750 Flat Panels Create Interactive, Collaborative Experience -Monday 1 August 2016  

BenQ, the internationally recognized leader in Interactive Flat Panels (IFP) for schools and offices, is upgrading its successful RP Series. The new RP Series allows ideas to be captured and shared on the fly in real time. True collaboration is now possible through BenQ’s unique hardware and...

Saif bin Zayed Orders the Set Up of a Committee to Develop the Mechanics of Licensing Traffic Accident Experts in the... -Saturday 30 July 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, ordered the setting up of a committee to establish the mechanics of licensing traffic accidents experts in the UAE.   His Highness urged the Federal Traffic Council to double their efforts to...

Acelity to Offer New Gelling Fiber Advanced Wound Dressing -Friday 29 July 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Acelity, a global advanced wound care and regenerative medicine company, announced today that BIOSORB™ Gelling Fiber Dressing is now available in the United States and has Conformité Européenne (CE) Mark in Europe, where it will be available in the coming months. The...

Police Sports Association Honors Expert at the End of His Tenure -Thursday 28 July 2016  

The Police Sports Association at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) honored expert Doctor Hussein Al Samari, Director of the Association’s Technical Office and the Council’s Rapporteur. The occasion for honoring was the end of his professional tenure, which lasted for 15 years at the...

MoI Discusses the Challenges of Child Protection Field Work -Thursday 28 July 2016  

Represented by the Higher Committee for Child Protection (CPC), The Ministry of Interior (MoI) organized a specialized workshop at the Ramada Hotel in Ajman yesterday. The Workshop discussed field work challenges associated with the various steps involved in receiving reports, collecting...

Azizi Developments Pre-Launches $80million Montrell Serviced Apartments -Thursday 28 July 2016  

Azizi Developments, a leading UAE-based real estate developer with a global reach into many growing international markets, has today announced the pre-launch of its 222-unit Montrell Serviced Apartments project. When complete, the G+P2+7 furnished serviced apartment building will offer a...

Levi Strauss & Co. Names Ten Entrepreneurs to Global Fellowship Program -Thursday 28 July 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Levi Strauss & Co. (LS&Co.), the global leader in jeanswear, today announced ten socially and environmentally conscious entrepreneurs who were chosen to participate in the LS&Co. Collaboratory, an annual fellowship program aimed at creating a more sustainable apparel industry....

The Ministry of Interior and the Ministry of Culture Discuss the Implementation of Benchmarking -Wednesday 27 July 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) and the Ministry of Culture and Knowledge Development held a joint meeting at the Police Departments Complex in Abu Dhabi to exchange views on the benchmarking applied during 2015. Their discussions aimed to arrive at best practices in governmental...

Educating Attendees of the Liwa Date Festival about Traffic Safety -Wednesday 27 July 2016  

The Western Region Highways Section attracted attendees at the 2016 Liwa Date Festival to its pavilion and provided awareness advice about traffic safety measures. The public were introduced to the Ministry of Interior’s ‘Summer without Accidents’ initiative. It also urged them to abide by...

ADP Residency Honors Distinguished Staff Members and Partners -Wednesday 27 July 2016  

The Directorate General of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Abu Dhabi honored a number of distinguished officers, non-commissioned officers, constables, female staff members, and civilians that were awarded appreciation decorations and medals, as well as partners.   During the annual...

US Cable Operators Conducting First Ultra HD Trials with SES -Wednesday 27 July 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that multiple US cable operators are testing Ultra HD (or 4K) content across its fully-managed Ultra HD platform and receiving HEVC 4K IP set top boxes in preparation for Ultra HD subscriber trials into US households...

SK techx Launches Android Version of 'VOLO', a Travel Blogging App -Wednesday 27 July 2016  

- With its “Write-Together” feature, up to ten people can write one journal together, creating a unique experience for its users. (BUSINESS WIRE)-- SK techx (President: Young-chul Kim) (www.sktechx.com) announced today the launch of the Android version of ‘VOLO – Your Travel Journal,...

Toshiba Starts World’s First Sample Shipment of 64-Layer 3D Flash Memory -Wednesday 27 July 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502) today unveiled the latest generation of its BiCS FLASH™ three-dimensional (3D) flash memory with a stacked cell structure*1, a 64-layer device that will be first*2 in the world to start sample shipments today. The new device incorporates...

UL Environment Publishes First Global Product Category Rule (PCR) -Wednesday 27 July 2016      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- UL Environment, a business division of UL (Underwriters Laboratories), announced today the publication of the first global Product Category Rule (PCR) for hand dryers. Publishing this new PCR is the first step in developing Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs), which will...

A Fire that Hit two Warehouses in Al Ain was Prevented from Spreading to Neighboring Facilities -Tuesday 26 July 2016  

Civil Defense and Rapid Intervention teams successfully controlled a fire that broke out in two warehouses in Al Ain’s Mazyad businesses complex and they prevented it from spreading to neighboring facilities and warehouses.   The fire destroyed the contents of both warehouses, one of...