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An Unprecedented Initiative Supported By the United Arab Emirates Boston, United States of America -Friday 30 November 2018  

“A common vision for Arab Digital Economy” is the bold plan driven by the Council of Arab Economic Unity (CAEU) at the League of Arab States to boost political and social stability in the Arab World through Digital Economy. Dr. Ali Mohammed Al Khouri, Advisor to the Council of Arab...

Brightline Initiative Study Identifies Crisis Mode Learnings that Create Stronger Strategy Implementation Capabilities -Thursday 29 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In partnership with Quartz Insights, Brightline™ Initiative today announces the release of research report “Learning From Crisis Mode – Implications for Better Strategy Implementation”. The report aimed to discern implications of crisis on better strategy...

MEPRA Creative Festival and 10th PR Awards Brings Together More than 500 Professionals to Learn, Share Knowledge and... -Thursday 29 November 2018  

The Middle East Public Relations Association (MEPRA) concluded its inaugural creative communications festival, REMAP, last night with more than 500 industry professionals in attendance. The festival included a creative proposal competition, masterclasses and a congress, and culminated with the...

Virgin Voyages to Have New Palm Grove Home Terminal at PortMiami in 2021 -Thursday 29 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Virgin Group Founder Sir Richard Branson and Virgin Voyages President and CEO Tom McAlpin were joined today by Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos A. Gimenez, Chairwoman of the Miami-Dade County Economic Development and Tourism Committee Rebeca Sosa and other local government...

Velodyne Lidar Sensors Power ThorDrive’s Trailblazing Autonomous Driving Commercial Vehicle Services -Thursday 29 November 2018      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Utilizing Velodyne Lidar sensors, ThorDrive, a leading autonomous vehicle (AV) startup, is introducing commercial vehicle services in the first of many pilots. The kick-off event will be attended by local government and business leaders, including Mayor Liz Kniss of Palo Alto,...

Aqdar World Summit Concludes with Recommendations on Human Empowerment -Wednesday 28 November 2018  

The second edition of ‘Aqdar World Summit’, launched in Abu Dhabi on November 26, concluded on Wednesday at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre -ADNEC. Held under the title “Role of Human Empowerment in Developing Stable Societies”, the summit was organized by the Khalifa...

Jam City Expands Global Operations to Toronto, Canada, with the Acquisition of Bingo Pop from Uken Games -Wednesday 28 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Jam City, a leader in mobile entertainment, today announced that it has acquired Bingo Pop, one of the top bingo mobile games worldwide, from Uken Games. The veteran Bingo Pop team has joined Jam City and will continue to manage game operations from Jam City’s new Toronto...

ARZAN WEALTH Sells Another Property from “Single Tenant Portfolio” in USA -Wednesday 28 November 2018  

Arzan Wealth (DIFC) Limited (‘Arzan Wealth’), a Dubai-based advisory firm regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority, is pleased to announce that it has successfully advised its clients on the sale of a third property (“The Property”) from the Single Tenant Portfolio in USA....

Ludos Protocol Continues High Profile Marketing Campaign with Times Square Advertisements -Wednesday 28 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Ludos Protocol, the outstanding blockchain infrastructure to solve latency problems in gaming industry, secured coveted spots on a highly-visible Times Square’s digital billboard as part of its comprehensive marketing campaign. The purpose of the marketing campaign is to...

BRS Ventures furthers commitment to the UAE; inks pact with United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) -Wednesday 28 November 2018  

BRS Ventures and United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to provide graduate placement opportunities. Deserving students graduating from UAEU will be given preferential placement at various entities held by BRS Ventures. Career advice,...

Many SMEs Fail to Plan More Than a Year Ahead Finds Survey by ACCA -Wednesday 28 November 2018  

Most small-to-medium sized enterprises (SMEs) are aware of the benefits of good governance practice but, faced with limited time and resource, many still fail to put it in practice - which could be costly to long-term success. How vision and strategy helps small businesses succeed is the...

Live… Liberate yourself, Connect, Evolve with OCM-A-4WD Amphibious -Tuesday 27 November 2018  

Ocean Craft Marine (OCM) is once again the trendsetter in the marine market with the launch of the world’s most innovative Amphibious boat of 2018: The OCM-A-4WD. "Disconnect to connect thanks to the OCM 4-wheel-drive Amphibious boat. We have all seemingly reached a high level of discontent...

Italian water tech major DAB to cater to the higher demand for energy-efficient tech solutions -Tuesday 27 November 2018  

DAB Water Technology, an Italian frontrunner in the global water management industry, brings to Dubai a range of solutions utilising the advantages of renewable energy for urban development. At Big 5 Dubai 2018, taking place from November 26 to 29 at Dubai World Trade Centre, DAB introduces a...

ExaGrid to Present Its “Nutanix-Ready” Hyperconverged Secondary Storage for Backup at Nutanix .NEXT Europe... -Tuesday 27 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ExaGrid, a Nutanix Elevate Partner, announced today that it will participate as a Gold sponsor at Nutanix’s annual .NEXT Europe conference on November 27-29. At the event, ExaGrid will present its “Nutanix-Ready” hyperconverged backup storage solution that supports the...

Sharjah Celebrates ‘Child-Friendly City’ UNICEF Title in Massive Carnival -Tuesday 27 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The children and youth in the emirate of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates, sent a message to the world, saying: “It is every child’s right to play, be happy, to learn, to be creative, it is every child’s right to live in a safe place like us. The children of Sharjah...

PTC Adds Artificial Intelligence and Generative Design Capabilities to Enhance and Expand its CAD Portfolio with... -Tuesday 27 November 2018      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced that it has acquired Frustum Inc., an advanced generative design software company, for approximately $70 million. Frustum’s technology for generative design—an approach that leverages artificial intelligence (AI) to generate design...

American College of Cardiology recommends empagliflozin as preferred SGLT2 inhibitor for adults with type 2 diabetes and... -Tuesday 27 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- A new Expert Consensus Decision Pathway issued by the American College of Cardiology (ACC) recommends empagliflozin as the preferred SGLT2 inhibitor for its proven benefit in reducing the risk of cardiovascular death in adults with type 2 diabetes and established...

NDC Announces Appointment of New CEO -Tuesday 27 November 2018  

National Detergent Company SAOG (NDC), the sultanate’s leading FMCG Company, is pleased to announce the appointment of William Hunt as its new CEO. An MBA from the prestigious University of Chicago Booth School of Management and Bachelor of Science with Honors in Chemical Engineering from...

The Epic Mughal-e-Azam: The Musical Set for Dubai Opera Premiere -Tuesday 27 November 2018  

“Mughal-e-Azam: The Musical”, directed by Feroz Abbas Khan and produced by Shapoorji Pallonji is set for its Dubai Opera premiere in January 2019.  The musical will be showcased at the Dubai Opera with five shows from January 10 to 12, 2019. K Asif’s classic Mughal-e-Azam has been...

DDFC and China’s SRP Group Launch Competition to Elevate Dubai’s Design Industry -Monday 26 November 2018  

The Dubai Design & Fashion Council (DDFC), established by The Government of Dubai to raise the profile of Dubai as a regional and global destination for design, and SRP Group, a Chinese company specialised in licensing products and cross-border trading, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding...