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BARC Planning Survey 16: BOARD is the Best Software for Planning Functionality CHIASSO, Switzerland -Wednesday 11 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- With 26 leading positions in the BARC Planning Survey 16, BOARD proved its strength in high importance categories for every planning project surveyed. Being top ranked or leading in the peer groups ”global vendors” and “development-oriented planning solutions” in terms...

Incyte and ARIAD Announce Agreement for Incyte to Acquire ARIAD’s European Operations and In-license Iclusig®... -Wednesday 11 May 2016  

Incyte to Accelerate the Expansion of its European Organization to Optimize the Potential of Future Product Launches in Europe ARIAD to Receive $140 Million Upfront Payment, Plus Tiered Royalties on European Sales of Iclusig and Potential Milestones on Future Indications for...

Al Ain Social Support Celebrate World Health Day -Wednesday 11 May 2016  

The Social Support Centers Department at Abu Dhabi Police, represented by its center in Al Ain, celebrated the World Health Day, in cooperation with Al-Madar Medical Center. Colonel Ali Al Badi, Director of the Social Support Center in Al Ain, said that the event aims to raise health...

Ministry of Education Delegation Reviews Best Practices at MoI Strategy -Wednesday 11 May 2016  

A delegation from the Ministry of Education reviewed best practices in policies and strategies adopted by the Ministry of Interior. The delegation was headed by Dr. Fawzia Badri, Educational Consultant at the Minister of Education’s office, and Iman Al Hosani, Head of the Excellence...

MoI lecture to raise awareness on the importance of preserving official documents -Wednesday 11 May 2016  

The Ministry of Interior, represented by the General Directorate of Naturalization, recently launched a new initiative under the theme "My Documents, My Responsibility" at its Abu Dhabi headquarters. Launching the initiative aims to promote communication and sustainable relations with the...

ADEC Honors Creativity and Leadership Development Center -Wednesday 11 May 2016  

The Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC) hosted a ceremony to honor the Creativity and Leadership Development Center at the General Secretariat of the Office of H.H Deputy Prime Minister & Minister of Interior. This accolade recognizes the efforts exerted by the different entities that...

Al Ruamithi Visits the Emergency and Public Safety Department at Abu Dhabi Police -Wednesday 11 May 2016  

HE Major General Mohammed Khalfan Al Rumaithi, Commander-in-Chief of Abu Dhabi Police emphasized the importance of the role of the Emergency and Public Safety Department, in providing humanitarian services, reflecting the strategic vision of the Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters, by ensuring...

World Summit on Information Society Honors MoI for its Distinguished Participation -Wednesday 11 May 2016  

During a ceremony recently held in Geneva, the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) 2016 honored the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ministry of Interior (MoI). This honor was to recognize the MoI’s efforts for driving several distinguished projects that reached the competition finals,...

Excel Dryer Gives University of Reading Green Light to Save Energy -Wednesday 11 May 2016      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The University of Reading has long been at the forefront of sustainability research and initiatives to mitigate its own environmental impact and reduce its carbon footprint. The London-based research university has made a number of changes to its existing campus infrastructure...

ees Europe: Energy Storage System Triggers Paradigm Change in the Energy Sector -Wednesday 11 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ees Europe, Europe's largest exhibition for batteries and energy storage systems, sends a positive signal to the market: The exhibition space was already booked up by 200 exhibitors two months before the start of the exhibition– a sure sign of the development in the...

Sodali Inc. and Morrow & Co. LLC Join to Form Largest Independent Global Governance and Shareholder Services Firm -Wednesday 11 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sodali Inc. and Morrow & Co. LLC jointly announced today that Sodali has acquired Morrow & Co., creating Morrow Sodali Global, the largest independent corporate governance, proxy solicitation, investor relations, capital markets and shareholder services firm in the world....

Eurostar launches ONYX smartphones in Distree ME -Wednesday 11 May 2016  

EUROSTAR Group, the leading digital and consumer technology innovator in the Middle East, introduced its latest range of Smartphones and Tablets in the region at DISTREE Middle East, the region’s leading exhibition for consumer electronics, digital device and ICT products retail...

NIKE, Inc. Sets Bold Vision and Targets for 2020 -Wednesday 11 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) today released its FY14/15 Sustainable Business Report, which details strong progress against the company’s environmental and social targets and sets a vision for a low-carbon, closed-loop future as part of the company’s growth strategy. “At...

Evrnu™ and Levi Strauss & Co. Create First Jeans Made from Post-Consumer Cotton Garment Waste -Wednesday 11 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Textile technology startup Evrnu™, SPC and global jeanswear leader Levi Strauss & Co. (LS&Co.) today announced they have created the world’s first jean made from regenerated post-consumer cotton waste. Using a new, patent-pending recycling technology, discarded consumer...

SapientNitro Named Adobe Marketing Cloud EMEA Growth Partner of the Year -Wednesday 11 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SapientNitro, a leader in helping clients reimagine their businesses in the age of the customer, announced that it has been named “Adobe Marketing Cloud EMEA Growth Partner of the Year” by leading digital marketing and media solutions provider Adobe. The award, presented...

Dr. Simon “Pete” Worden Joins the Luxembourg Government’s Advisory Board in the Frame of the spaceresources.lu... -Wednesday 11 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Luxembourg Government today announced that Simon “Pete”’ Worden (Brig. Gen., USAF, Ret., PhD), Chairman of the Breakthrough Prize Foundation, joins the government's Advisory Board of the recently announced spaceresources.lu initiative. The initiative defines a...

NEC and Netcracker Contribute to NTT’s SDN/NFV Trial -Tuesday 10 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NEC Corporation and Netcracker Technology announced today that they have participated in a trial with Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (NTT) to contribute to their NetroSphere concept. NTT’s NetroSphere concept is designed to transform carrier networks from...

MoI Explores the Future of the Business Sector at the ‘Economic Sustainability Forums’ 2016 -Tuesday 10 May 2016  

Under the patronage of Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, preparations have commenced for the third consecutive year, for the Economic Sustainability Forums 2016. The participating security zones are represented by the Police, Civil...

TSYS Signs Leading African Banking Group -Tuesday 10 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TSYS (NYSE: TSS) today announced that Ecobank, the leading pan-African banking group, has deployed the latest version of the PRIMESM payments solution platform, PRIME 4, to support its acquirer processing of MasterCard, Visa and UnionPay International point-of-sale (POS)...

CMOC to Acquire Freeport’s Indirect 56% Interest in Tenke Fungurume for US$2.65 Billion -Tuesday 10 May 2016

Adds to CMOC’s portfolio a scarce, world-class producing copper-cobalt mine with substantial upside Establishes CMOC as a leading copper producer and one of the largest cobalt producers globally Diversifies CMOC’s portfolio geographically with a strategic position in the Central...