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Social Support Department and Zayed University Discuss Mechanisms for Students’ Training ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday 1 June 2016  

The Social Support Centers Department at Abu Dhabi Police held a joint meeting with Zayed University to discuss ways to reinforce partnership and cooperation pertaining to joint events and activities. The meeting was attended by Brigadier Najim Abdullah Al Hosani, Head of the Social Support...

Saif bin Zayed Witnesses Signing of Two MoUs on Innovation and Student Awareness -Tuesday 31 May 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, witnesses on Tuesday, the signing of two memoranda of understanding (MoUs). The first MoU, which was inked between the Khalifa Student Empowerment Program and Sheikh Zayed Private Academy, aims to...

SES Extends Capacity Contract with K-NET in West Africa -Tuesday 31 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), a world-leading satellite operator, announced today that it has signed a multi-year renewal contract with K-NET, an ICT and Telecoms platform services company based in Ghana. This new extension agreement will continue to support the...

UAE Participates in the 16th Arab Conference for Heads of Traffic Authorities, in Tunisia -Tuesday 31 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 ‎16th Arab Conference for Heads of Traffic Authorities, which was recently hosted in the Tunisian capital,...

Discussions held to automatically exchange criminal databases and information between GCC countries -Tuesday 31 May 2016  

The technical panel in charge of routinely examining fingerprints and criminal information with the GCC Police Force of the GCC countries, recently held its seventh meeting in implementation of the directives of Their Highnesses and Their Excellencies the GCC Ministers of Interior (MoI). The...

Nashwa Al Ruwaini Unstoppable in Media -Tuesday 31 May 2016  

 At the elaborate Femina Middle East Women Awards 2016 awards ceremony held at the exquisite Jumeirah Beach Hotel in Dubai, Pyramedia CEO Nashwa Al Ruwaini was named winner for the “Unstoppable in Media Award”. A confluence of intellect and creativity, the event was a celebration of...

TRUSTECH (incorporating CARTES), The Global Event Dedicated to Trust-Based Technologies Announces the Participation of... -Tuesday 31 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The next edition of the global event focusing on secure payment, identification and connection solutions will offer the best topic-focused conference sessions and an exclusive speaker line-up. The following executives will give a keynote speech: JB STRAUBEL, Co-founder &...

Expo 2020 Dubai’s Premier Partnerships take off with Emirates Airline -Tuesday 31 May 2016  

Expo 2020 Dubai has announced Emirates Airline as its Official Airline Partner. The partnership, signed by His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group, and Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State for International...

Analogix’s Market Proven DisplayPort over USB-C Solutions are Mobile Industry’s Top Choice, Over 10 Million... -Tuesday 31 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Analogix Semiconductor, Inc. today announced that it has now shipped more than 10 million DisplayPort™ over USB-C™ controllers and transmitters into mobile devices and accessories featuring USB-C charging ports, even though the USB Power Delivery Specification (PD) and...

DM Foundation Announces Winners of Aster Media Awards 2016 -Monday 30 May 2016  

Sajila Saseendran, Senior Reporter at Khaleej Times and Anand Raj, Features Editor at Gulf News, have been declared joint winners in the International-GCC category of the Aster Media Awards, instituted by the DM Foundation, the philanthropic arm of leading GCC and India private healthcare...

BenQ doubles its Middle East market share in Q1’16 -Monday 30 May 2016  

Company captures 9.90 per cent of UAE market Turkey, KSA record impressive performance  ​BenQ, one of the pioneers of professional gaming monitors and a leading human technology and solutions provider, continues to make inroads in the various geographies in which it operates,...

Abu Dhabi Traffic Discusses Traffic Studies Cooperation with the United Arab Emirates and New York Universities -Monday 30 May 2016  

The Traffic and Patrols Directorate at Abu Dhabi Police has discussed scientific cooperation with the United Arab Emirates and New York Universities, to benefit from their research centers for the purpose of traffic studies and research, with a view to raising traffic safety levels in Abu...

Workshop on Official Spokespersons and Social Media Use at the Ministry of Interior -Monday 30 May 2016  

The Permanent Higher Commission for Security Media of the Ministry of Interior (MoI) organized a workshop about introducing, applying and enforcing official spokesperson policies and social media use at the MoI. The workshop was held in the auditorium at the Ministry’s headquarters. It was...

SES and Gilat to Launch Hybrid Broadband Solution in Asia -Monday 30 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) and Gilat Satellite Networks Ltd. (NASDAQ, TASE: GILT), a worldwide leader in satellite networking technology, solutions and services announced today that they are partnering to launch the SES Enterprise+ Hybrid Broadband in Asia powered by...

Samsung Bioepis Becomes First to Obtain European Commission Approval for Second Anti-TNF-α Biosimilar with Flixabi® -Monday 30 May 2016  

Samsung Bioepis solidifies industry leadership in biosimilars by becoming the first company to bring a second anti-TNF-α biosimilar to market Flixabi® is Samsung Bioepis’ second anti-TNF-α biosimilar to receive European Commission approval, following Benepali®, the first-ever...

Major General Al Nuaimi: ‘We Always Strive for Excellence with Proper Planning’ -Sunday 29 May 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) expressed its pride at the recently announced decision by the General Secretariat of the United Arab Media Council (UAMC) to award the Gold Pendant of the First Order to Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior....

Nashwa Al Ruwaini, speaks on the panel aptly titled ‘The diary of an impromptu leader’ at the Women in Industry... -Sunday 29 May 2016  

Pyramedia CEO and esteemed media personality Nashwa Al Ruwaini shared her life and business experience at the Women in Industry Forum held at the St. Regis Corniche, Abu Dhabi on May 23rd 2016. Discussions at the Forum focused on ways to achieve better gender parity in the GCC’s workforce as...

Abu Dhabi Police Uses “First Emergency Respondent” Rescue Motorbike -Sunday 29 May 2016  

The Abu Dhabi Police has made special motorbike modifications for use as a first respondent. The bike features particular specifications and is equipped with manual and rechargeable electric tools and equipment to rescue victims trapped inside vehicles after serious accidents. Brigadier...

RAKRIC Wins ‘Green Building Research Award’ -Sunday 29 May 2016  

 Ras Al Khaimah Research and Innovation Center (RAKRIC), a research center under the umbrella of the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), has won the 2016 Emirates Green Building Council’s prestigious ‘Green Building Research Award’. RAKRIC, located in Jazeera Al Hamra, Ras...

Takeda Receives Positive CHMP Opinion for ADCETRIS® (brentuximab vedotin) as Consolidation Treatment in Post-Transplant... -Sunday 29 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE: 4502) today announced that the European Medicines Agency’s (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has adopted a positive opinion for the extension of the current conditional approval of ADCETRIS® (brentuximab...