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SES Platform Services and K-NET Partner to Provide Quality Satellite Channels for West Africa LUXEMBOURG -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...

Abu Dhabi Civil Defense Fire Prevention Awareness Campaign Continues -Saturday 21 May 2016  

In cooperation with the General Authority of Islamic Affairs and Endowments (Awqaf), the Abu Dhabi Civil Defense General Directorate continues its fire prevention awareness campaign. As the UAE summer heats up, and with summer vacations around the corner, the campaign will include the...

Security Support Department Delegation Leaves to Los Angeles -Saturday 21 May 2016  

A delegation from the Security Support Department at the Security Support General Directorate, the General Secretariat of the Office of His Highness Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Interior, left the UAE on Friday heading the Los Angeles in the United States of America (USA). During the...

Discussing Preparations for the 2nd World Police Games to be Hosted by the UAE -Saturday 21 May 2016  

During a meeting with the UAE Police Sports Association, a delegation from the International Police Sports Union (USIP) discussed the preparations currently made by the UAE to host the second edition of the USIP World Police Games in Abu Dhabi in November 2017. Colonel Mohammed Hamid Bin...

A Cultural Seminar at the Police College in Abu Dhabi under the Title "Zayed and Excellence" -Saturday 21 May 2016  

The Relations and Guidance Section of the Police College in Abu Dhabi, organized a cultural seminar attended by a number of college officers, staff and students, at Al Ittihad Hall in the college’s headquarters. Colonel Waleed Salem Al Shamesi, Director General of the Police College, said...

Extending the arm from the vehicle’s window is a negative conduct, and expresses neglect of general safety and safe... -Saturday 21 May 2016  

The Security Media Department extends its warmest greetings and thanks for your unrelenting cooperation. We highly value your partnership aimed at boosting the security and safety system in the United Arab Emirates. In line with our ongoing effort to shed light on the positive and negative...

MoI Council Addresses the Role of the Public’s Cooperation with the Police -Saturday 21 May 2016  

The Ministry of Interior’s council, hosted by Mufleh Ayed Al Ahbabi at his residence in the city of Al Ain, tackled “the role of the public’s cooperation with the police to ensure security”. Participants at the council stressed the need for concerted efforts amongst the various relevant...

Panasonic to Deliver Wide Range of Solutions and Equipment for Staging the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games -Saturday 21 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation, the Official Worldwide Olympic and Paralympic Partner in the Audio and Visual Equipment category for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, announced today the full lineup of equipment and wide variety of solutions the company will provide to support the staging of...

TCL Forms Strategic Cooperation with ELARABY Win-win Collaboration Between Sino-Egyptian Giants -Friday 20 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TCL Multimedia Technology Holdings Limited (“TCL Multimedia”, HKSE stock code: 01070) announced the signing of an MOU with its strategic partner ELARABY Group (“ELARABY”), the largest home appliance enterprise in Egypt. The signing ceremony was attended by Minister of...

PENTAX Medical Launches OPTIVISTA-EPK-i7010 Video Processor -Friday 20 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PENTAX Medical launches a world first, the OPTIVISTA EPK-i7010 Video Processor, featuring both digital and optical enhancements, in the European, Middle Eastern & African (EMEA) markets. This unique enhancement combination provides detailed information for more accurate in...