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The Coca-Cola Company Announces New International Structure, Promotes Key Leaders ATLANTA -Wednesday 25 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Coca-Cola Company today announced a new streamlined international structure to better align its operating units against its global bottling footprint and to promote and develop key Coca-Cola leaders. “Today’s announcement outlines important changes to our...

Samsung Bioepis' Biologics License Application for SB2 Infliximab Biosimilar Accepted by U.S. Food and Drug... -Tuesday 24 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd. today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for review the company’s Biologics License Application (BLA) for SB2, a biosimilar candidate referencing Remicade® (infliximab), for the treatment of rheumatoid...

IL-23 inhibitor risankizumab induces remission in Phase II study in patients with moderate-to-severe Crohn’s disease -Tuesday 24 May 2016  

After 12 weeks, approximately twice as many patients with moderate-to-severe Crohn’s disease, the majority of whom had previously failed treatment with one or more TNF antagonists, achieved clinical remission with risankizumab compared with placebo1 Endoscopic remission was achieved in...

Rimini Street Appoints New SVP of Global Client Engagement -Tuesday 24 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc., the leading independent provider of enterprise software support services for SAP SE’s (NYSE:SAP) Business Suite, BusinessObjects and HANA Database software and Oracle Corporation’s (NYSE:ORCL) Siebel, PeopleSoft, JD Edwards, E-Business...

HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Honors MoI Employee for Rescuing Young Man from Drowning -Tuesday 24 May 2016  

At his office today (Tuesday), Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, awarded the Second Class Rescue Medal to First Warrant Officer Rashid Abdullah Mohammed Al Ra’aisi, from the Ajman Police General Headquarters. This accolade was in...

IHC Represents the UAE at the UN World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul, Turkey -Tuesday 24 May 2016  

Dubai’s International Humanitarian City (IHC) represented the United Arab Emirates (UAE) at the first World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) in Istanbul, Turkey, which commenced yesterday. WHS is a global call to action by Secretary General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-Moon and will bring together...

UAE Participates in the 33rd Meeting of GCC Traffic General Directors -Tuesday 24 May 2016  

Headed by Brigadier Ghaith Hassan Al Zaabi, Director General, Traffic Coordination General Directorate at the Ministry of Interior (MoI), a delegation from the UAE participated in the 33rd Meeting of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Traffic General Directors, which was recently hosted in the...

MoI Council Discusses Social Support Center Services -Tuesday 24 May 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) Council, hosted by UAE national Saeed Mohammed Al Rumaithi at his residence in Al Ain, under the theme “Services Offered by the Social Support Center,” called for the promotion of societal culture via awareness messages disseminated across social networking...

Sky Cable Signs Deal with SES to Launch New Direct-to-Home Satellite TV in the Philippines -Tuesday 24 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today a multi-year, multi-transponder agreement with Sky Cable, the largest cable television provider in the Philippines. Sky Cable will be broadcasting direct-to-home (DTH) satellite TV channels via SES satellites at 108.2 degrees East...

SES Platform Services and K-NET Partner to Provide Quality Satellite Channels for West Africa -Tuesday 24 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), a world-leading satellite operator, today announced that SES Platform Services (SES PS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of SES, has strengthened its partnership with K-NET, an ICT and Telecoms platform services company based in Ghana, to create a joint...

Crescent Petroleum, the British Council and Edraak Launch Series of Free Online English Courses for Arabic Speakers -Monday 23 May 2016  

The Gulf’s longest serving private oil and gas company, Crescent Petroleum, in partnership with the British Council and Edraak, the first nonprofit “Massive Open Online Course” (MOOC) platform, is launching a series of free online English courses for native Arabic speakers in...

Social Support Center Program for Social Counseling -Monday 23 May 2016  

The Social Support Centers Department at Abu Dhabi Police, represented by the Social Support Center in Al Ain recently organized, at its headquarters in Falaj Hazza region, its first psychological and social counseling program, for the cases of “Child Visitation”, concerned to enable one of...

Gianni Versace S.p.A. Names Jonathan Akeroyd CEO -Monday 23 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Gianni Versace S.p.A. announced today that Jonathan Akeroyd has been appointed Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Akeroyd served as CEO of Alexander McQueen from 2004 until May 2016. “We are delighted to welcome Jonathan Akeroyd as our new CEO,” said Donatella Versace, Vice...

GLIDE’s 17th Annual eBay Auction for Power Lunch With Warren Buffett Runs June 5–10, 2016 -Monday 23 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GLIDE’s 17th Annual eBay Auction for Power Lunch with Warren Buffett, offered through eBay for Charity, opens at 7:30 pm PDT on Sunday, June 5 and runs until 7:30 pm PDT on Friday, June 10. For the past 17 years, legendary investor Warren Buffett has hosted an...

HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Stresses the Importance of Developing Leadership Competencies of MoI Members -Sunday 22 May 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior stressed the importance of developing the higher leadership competencies of Ministry of Interior (MoI) staff members. HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed stated that this could be achieved by building and...

Smart Library Launches an Initiative to Encourage the Ministry of Interior’s Staff to Read -Sunday 22 May 2016  

The Smart Library at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) launched an initiative to encourage the Ministry’s staff to read. This drive comes as part of the implementation of the Higher Leadership’s directives to make 2016 the “Year of Reading” and to promote the concept of partnership between...

Evacuation Drill in Three Umm Al-Quwain Schools -Sunday 22 May 2016  

The Civil Defense Department in Umm Al-Quwain conducted a successful evacuation drill for rescuing three schools located in the old industrial area of Umm Al-Quwain. The evacuation drill scenarios in the schools started on Thursday morning after receiving an alert from the operations room....

The First Group Appoints Millennium & Copthorne to Manage New Stylish Hotel in Dubai’s JVT District -Sunday 22 May 2016  

 The First Group has appointed Millennium & Copthorne to manage its stylish new hotel in Dubai’s thriving Jumeirah Village Triangle (JVT) district. The landmark deal was inked on Thursday, the 19th of May, at an official signing ceremony attended by Rob Burns, Chief Operating Officer,...

Intersolar Europe: Renewable energy on the advance worldwide -Saturday 21 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Investment volumes around the world in renewable energy are for the first time higher than fossil-based energy sources. This is what current findings by the Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) research institute are showing. The attractiveness of renewables as a long-term...

Al Rumaithi: We are Keen to Provide Excellent Police Services to the Public -Saturday 21 May 2016  

Major General Mohammed Khalfan Al Rumaithi, Commander-in-Chief of Abu Dhabi Police, inspected the Western Region Police Directorate and the different police stations across the Western Region. Major General Al Rumaithi was accompanied by Major General Maktoum Ali Al Shareefi, Acting...