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Tokyo Moves into the Top 3 in the GPCI 2016 City Rankings; ... TOKYO -Tuesday 18 October 2016      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Mori Memorial Foundation’s Institute for Urban Strategies, a research institute established by Mori Building, unveiled today its Global Power City Index (GPCI) 2016 report. The report was first released in 2008; it evaluates and ranks 42 major cities according to their...

Sagemcom and Plume Partner to Offer an Adaptive, Self-Optimising Home Wi-Fi Solution to Broadband Service... -Tuesday 18 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sagemcom Broadband SAS, a leader in broadband and residential terminals and digital set-top-boxes, and Plume Design, Inc., the creator of Adaptive Wi-Fi™, today announce that the Plume Adaptive Wi-Fi™ solution, including the Pods, are now available as a fully integrated...

EICMP Showcases Latest Camel Milk Products at SIAL Paris 2016 -Tuesday 18 October 2016  

Dubai-based camel milk producer Emirates Industry for Camel Milk & Products (EICMP) and producer of the famous Camelicious “the most nutritious and wholesome drink in the dairy industry” has participated at SIAL Paris 2016, from 16 to October 20, one of the world’s premier food...

Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment Announces Fantastic Beasts™: Cases From The Wizarding World for Mobile... -Tuesday 18 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today announced Fantastic Beasts: Cases From The Wizarding World, a new hidden objects mobile game inspired by the Harry Potter and Fantastic Beasts films. Launching on November 17, 2016, a day before the theatrical release of Warner...

DENSO and Toshiba Agree to Develop Artificial Intelligence Technology, Deep Neural Network-IP, for Next-generation Image... -Monday 17 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DENSO Corporation and Toshiba Corporation have reached a basic agreement to jointly develop an artificial intelligence technology called Deep Neural Network-Intellectual Property (DNN-IP), which will be used in image recognition systems which have been independently...

Seminar on the ‘Fourth Generation of the Government Excellence System’ at the Abu Dhabi Police College -Monday 17 October 2016  

The Relations and Guidance Section at the Police College organized a lecture about the “Fourth Generation System for Governmental Distinction.” The seminar was titled “Conditions and Mechanisms of Evaluation and Implementation” and was held at Al Ittihad Hall at the college’s...

Saif bin Zayed Receives ‘We Are All Police’ Membership -Monday 17 October 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, received in his office on Monday membership No. 3 of the ‘We Are All Police’ initiative. The initiative aims at promoting the values of happiness and positivity in society and to strengthen...

AURAK Signs MoU with ICT Fund -Monday 17 October 2016  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority’s (TRA) ICT Fund. The agreement was signed at the GITEX technology exhibition currently being hosted at the Dubai World Trade Centre, by the AURAK...

SDS To Unveil Subscription-Based BI Platform at GITEX -Monday 17 October 2016  

Sàvant Data System (SDS), a leading retail solutions and services company providing business intelligence (BI) to the retail sector, banks, museums, airports and casinos, and serving more than 400 retailers in over 38 countries, is unveiling its subscription-based platform for business...

Highlights to Expect for 22nd Yiwu International Commodities Fair  -Monday 17 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 22nd Yiwu International Commodities Fair (Yiwu Fair) is about to kick off on October 21-25, 2016 at Yiwu International Exhibition Center in Zhejiang Province. “Zhejiang Made” initiative to raise global brand awareness “Zhejiang Made” is an important...

Fintech Platform Oxyloans All Set To Go Live -Sunday 16 October 2016  

Borrowers can now connect directly with multiple lenders Borrowers and lenders to have complete control over transactions The financial services industry in the UAE is facing a wave of change, with the FinTech segment leading the charge. The rapid advances in technology have resulted...

Minelab Protects Consumers by Combating Counterfeit Products -Sunday 16 October 2016  

Minelab MEA General Trading LLC, the leading distributor of metal detectors and accessories throughout the Middle East and Africa continue to battle strongly against counterfeit products in order to protect their customers. On Thursday 13th October, 8am at Jebel Ali all seized counterfeit items...

UAE Participates in Meeting of ‘Arabian Gulf Security 1’ Higher Commission -Saturday 15 October 2016  

The UAE delegation took part in the meeting of the Higher Joint Security Mobilization Exercise Commission in the Kingdom of Bahrain, to announce the first Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) security mobilization drill, dubbed “Arabian Gulf Security 1”. The meeting, which was chaired by Public...

MoI Rejects License Applications of Three Private Security Companies and Cancels Another -Saturday 15 October 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) rejected the license applications of three companies wishing to work in the private security sector. Moreover, the MoI revoked the license of a private security company for committing legal offenses, and failing to comply with the executive operating regulations...

Bimedia Names Guillaume Dewaël CEO  -Saturday 15 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Jean-Baptiste Pondevy, Chairman of the Supervisory Board and founder of Bimedia, one of the French leaders in point-of-sale terminal solutions for convenience stores, is pleased to announce Guillaume Dewael’s immediate appointment as Chief Executive Officer of the...

Hilton Launches Major Expansion of Industry’s Largest Soap Recycling Program to Help Communities in Need -Friday 14 October 2016  

Program Has Already Donated more than Four Million Bars of Soap (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced that all 750 properties across its All Suites brands will recycle discarded soap and amenity bottles and donate them to reduce hygiene-related illnesses for...

TNS Adds Experienced Leadership to Its Global Payments Team -Friday 14 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Transaction Network Services (TNS) is strengthening its payments business with two high-level senior appointments which will help TNS deliver on its ambitious growth plans. George Zirkel joins TNS as Senior Vice President and Head of Global Payments Strategy. He will be...

AURAK Celebrates 5th Commencement Ceremony -Thursday 13 October 2016  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) this evening celebrated its 5th commencement ceremony in the presence of H. H. Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah. A total of 77 graduates celebrated the momentous occasion, accompanied by...

Tohoku Festival Parade to Showcase Six Local Festivals, Helping to Support Recovery of the Earthquake-Hit Region -Thursday 13 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The TOKYO SHINTORA MATSURI Executive Committee today announced that it will hold its TOKYO SHINTORA MATSURI festival on Tokyo’s Shintora-dori Avenue, the new thoroughfare constructed as part of the Toranomon area redevelopment, on November 19 and 20. The festival will be the...

Panasonic and Schneider Electric Partner to Simplify Energy Management with Innovative Integration to Optimize Building... -Wednesday 12 October 2016  

Partnership builds on companies’ expertise and leadership in HVAC equipment and building management and control (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation, the worldwide leader in the development of diverse electronics technologies and solutions along with Schneider Electric, the...