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Abu Dhabi Police Finance Honors Suggestion Makers ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Sunday 10 April 2016  

The Directorate General of Finance and Services at the Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters honored a number of distinguished officers, non-commissioned officers, and civilian staff who won for their Excellent Suggestions that were applied last year. The assessment committee was also honored...

Transfast Expands into Turkey -Sunday 10 April 2016  

Transfast, a leading global funds transfer and payments company, today announced its expansion into Turkey through a partnership that enables Transfast customers to send funds from agent locations into any bank account in Turkey within 24 hours, or for instant cash pick-up at 6,800 locations,...

Saif bin Zayed offers condolences on death of Khalfan Mohammed Al Roumi -Saturday 9 April 2016  

During his visit to the mourning council at Suwaihat area in Sharjah on Saturday, Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior offered his condolences for the death of Khalfan Mohammed Al Roumi. Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed expressed...

Abu Dhabi Police Encourage Teams to Win Best Sports Championships -Saturday 9 April 2016  

The Abu Dhabi Police reiterated their unrelenting support to their sports teams and called upon them to achieve further excellence and the highest positions in the local, regional, and international championships. Major General Mohammed Khalfan Al Rumaithi, Commander-in-Chief of Abu Dhabi...

Elevators and Escalator Systems Functions course concludes at Umm Al Quwain Civil Defense -Saturday 9 April 2016  

Colonel Hassan Ali Bin Sorm, Head of Umm Al Quwain Civil Defense Department, celebrated the graduation of 25 officers and non-commissioned officers from the department who completed the “Elevators and Escalator Systems functions” course organized by the department in collaboration with a...

ADP Traffic: 100,000 Dangerous Offenses Tickets Issued during Q1 2016 -Saturday 9 April 2016      

“According to statistics released by the Abu Dhabi Police Traffic and Patrols Directorate, more than 100,000 dangerous offenses tickets have been fined during the first quarter of 2016 against motorists in the emirate of Abu Dhabi,” said Brigadier Khalifa Mohamed Al Khaiaili, Acting Deputy...

Ahmad bin Tahnoun Al Nahyan Attends Adventures Students Camp’s Graduation Ceremony -Friday 8 April 2016  

Major General Pilot Sheikh Ahmad bin Tahnoun Al Nahyan, Chairman of the National and Reserve Service Authority attended the ceremony organized by the Khalifa Student Empowerment Program “Aqdar” to celebrate the graduation of students who took part in the second phase of the Adventures...

The Lancet Respiratory Medicine: New analysis shows only minority of COPD patients may benefit from inhaled... -Friday 8 April 2016  

• New post-hoc analysis shows routine eosinophil blood test could help identify the small group of severe/very severe patients who may benefit from addition of ICS* • Only 20 percent of patients in WISDOM† study1 benefited from addition of ICS on top of Spiriva®‡ and a...

MoI Councils Call for Promoting Cooperation in Crime Fighting -Friday 8 April 2016  

Participants at two Ministry of Interior’s councils held in Al Ain and Al Samha Area in Abu Dhabi stressed the importance of raising the public’s awareness and promote cooperation between the police and members of society to enhance security and stability. In the city of Al Ain, the...

Virtual Global Taskforce (VGT) Concludes Meeting in Colombia -Friday 8 April 2016  

The Virtual Global Taskforce (VGT) approved a project to form a work group that includes law enforcement entities affiliated to the Virtual Global Taskforce (VGT) members, alongside its private and public sector partners. This project aims at reviewing the child abuse reporting mechanisms and...

Al Rashedi inspects the Naturalization Department in Abu Dhabi -Friday 8 April 2016  

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

Huawei P9 Debuts in London with Dual Camera Lens, Reinvents Smartphone Photography in Collaboration with Leica -Thursday 7 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today at an exclusive launch event at London’s Battersea Evolution, Huawei Consumer Business Group unveiled the much anticipated Huawei P9 and P9 Plus. Created in collaboration with Leica, the dual-lens P9 sets a new standard in smartphone photography. The Huawei P9 is the...

MoI to Showcase its Latest Smart Projects at the Dubai International Government Achievements Exhibition -Thursday 7 April 2016  

The Ministry of Interior will be showcasing a number of initiatives and projects that reflect the innovation and ‎creativity of its staff members during Dubai International Government Achievements Exhibition (DIGAE 2016), scheduled to commence on April 11, at the Dubai World Trade Center. This...

A Book Fair in Abu Dhabi’s Naturalization, Residency and Ports Affairs -Thursday 7 April 2016  

The Media and the Public Relations Section at the Naturalization, Residency and Ports Affairs Sector marked the World Book Day held on the 2nd of April of each year, with a book fair under the theme “Year of Reading.” The event took place at the Naturalization, Residency and Ports Affairs’...

Asian Gang Arrested for Stealing Electric Cables in Abu Dhabi and RAK -Thursday 7 April 2016  

The Capital Police Directorate arrested a gang composed of six Asian nationals; including one illegal resident; for stealing electric cables in Abu Dhabi and Ras Al khaimah, to illegally sell them as scrap. Elaborating on the details of the case, Colonel Ahmed Saif bin Zeitoun Al...

11 Thousand Benefit from Traffic Awareness Programs in Al Ain in 3 Months -Thursday 7 April 2016  

An estimated 11,185 people have benefited from the traffic awareness programs provided by the Traffic and Patrols Directorate at the Abu Dhabi Police during the first quarter of this year. These programs are part of the traffic awareness plan targeting students in military colleges,...

SwipeStox Starts Live Trading -Thursday 7 April 2016  

SwipeStox focuses on mobile trading in financial markets, “mobile-first” SwipeStox is an open platform for brokers or banks aiming to offer their clients a mobile service (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Frankfurt based company SwipeStox GmbH starts live trading of financial instruments...

Zee TV Partners with SES Platform Services to Launch New Indian TV Channel in Germany via SES Satellite -Thursday 7 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES Platform Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), today announced it has entered into a long-term partnership with India's leading media conglomerate, Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited (ZEEL), to launch a new free-to-air (FTA)...

Panasonic Develops Light Diffusion Polypropylene Resin Molding Compounds, “FULL BRIGHT” PP -Thursday 7 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation today announced that it has developed a light diffusion type polypropylene (PP) resin molding compound, called “FULL BRIGHT”*1 PP, which can extend the operating life of LEDs. The industry’s first*2 introduction of a material applicable for injection...

Catalytic Finance Initiative Brings Together Banks and Investors, Directs $8 Billion in Capital for High-Impact... -Thursday 7 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A consortium of leading financial institutions and investors today announced a new partnership under the Catalytic Finance Initiative (CFI) to direct $8 billion in total commitments toward high-impact sustainable investments. Partners joining the CFI include AllianceBernstein...