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Panasonic Develops a Stretchable Resin Film and Its Application Materials for Stretchable Electronics OSAKA, Japan -Monday 28 December 2015

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation announced today that the company has developed a soft, flexible, and stretchable[1] polymer resin film using its proprietary stretchable resin technology. The Company will also provide a transparent electrode material[2] and conductive paste[3] along with...

Takeda Provides Further Information about Its New Business Venture with Teva -Monday 28 December 2015  

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO: 4502) and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. (NYSE: TEVA) (TASE: TEVA) today made the below follow-up announcement regarding the overview of their new business venture in Japan, which was initially disclosed on November 30, 2015 in...

BaniYas and Al Rahba Passport Centers Receive Customers on Saturdays -Monday 28 December 2015  

The Directorate General of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Abu Dhabi announced that the BaniYas and Al Rahba centers will be open for business on Saturdays, to welcome customers wishing to receive and complete their transactions. This reflects the Directorate General’s commitment to...

Customer Service Excellence Diploma for 490 Governmental Employees -Monday 28 December 2015  

Under the patronage of Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) will celebrate tomorrow morning (Tuesday) the graduation of 490 employees from various governmental sectors in the UAE. The recognized employees...

Police College Honors 53 Distinguished Students -Sunday 27 December 2015  

The Police College honored a number of its distinguished students in academic, behavioral, and leadership fields. This step falls within the College’s strategy that aims to adopt and encourage creative staff. Brigadier Waleed Salim Al Shamesi, Director General of the Police College in Abu...

MoI Launches the New Design “MOI UAE” for Android Smart Phones -Saturday 26 December 2015  

The Smart Government Program at the Ministry of Interior launched the new design for the ministry’s UAE MOI application in the Google Play Store for Android compatible smart phones https://play.google.com/store/apps/developer?id=UAE+Ministry+of+Interior&hl=en_GB, and announced a series of...

4th GCC Inmates Week Activities Conclude -Saturday 26 December 2015  

  The fourth GCC Inmates Week concluded its activities. Held under the patronage of Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, the week’s activities program was officially inaugurated by Sheikh Abdul Aziz Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman...

Calls for Fostering Social Efforts to Limit Youth Traffic Accidents -Friday 25 December 2015  

Participants at the Ministry of Interior Council held under the theme “Traffic Awareness Schools” stressed the importance of fostering social efforts in enhancing traffic culture among the youth, as well as opening dialogue channels with them via public councils and other means in order to...

The Security Media Department: A Realistic Image -Friday 25 December 2015  

  The Security Media Department is pleased to extend to you its warmest greetings and sincerest wishes for continued success, and we would like to thank you for your response and cooperation with our activities. We appreciate our partnership with you, as it strengthens the safety and...

AECOM and Pininfarina Win Istanbul New Airport Design Competition -Friday 25 December 2015  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- İGA has chosen an innovative design by AECOM and Pininfarina as the winner of an international design competition for the regional Air Traffic Control (ATC) tower and technical building at the Istanbul New Airport. Unusually, the winning entry marries influences from the...

Furukawa Electric: Recycled Plastic Cable Trough Has Been Officially Approved by the UK Railway Network -Thursday 24 December 2015

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ”Green Trough®”, a recycled plastic cable trough developed by Furukawa Electric (TOKYO:5801)(ISIN:JP3827200001), has been officially approved by the UK railway network. Green Trough® contributes to the formulation of global scale circulatory society due to its superior...

Weiler Corporation Acquires SWATYCOMET from Avtotehna -Thursday 24 December 2015  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Weiler Corporation, a leading provider of power brushes, abrasives and maintenance products for surface conditioning, announced today the acquisition of SWATYCOMET d.o.o. (SWATYCOMET), one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of bonded abrasives. Terms of the transaction were...

Work Timings Announced for the Naturalization and Residency Sector during Al Mawlid Holiday -Wednesday 23 December 2015

The Naturalization, Residency and Ports Affairs Sector at the Ministry of Interior announced that the working hours for the nationwide Directorates General of Residency and Foreigners’ Affairs and Naturalization Departments during the Mawlid Al Nabawi holiday. Working hours will be from 9:00...

Pledge great skin for 2016 with Bio-Oil -Wednesday 23 December 2015  

There is no better way to welcome the New Year than with rejuvenated and healthy skin. Bio-Oil is one of the finest skincare solutions which provides the skin that perfect nourishment it needs. Bio-Oil helps keep skin moisturized at all times making it look and feel wonderful. This magic...

UNESCO and Panasonic Launch Educational Support Programs for the Next Generation in Off-Grid Communities in Myanmar -Wednesday 23 December 2015  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- UNESCO and Panasonic Corporation signed a project agreement for Myanmar in November 2015 to promote educational support aimed at sustainable development for the next generation of young people living in the vicinity of the Ancient City of Bagan*1 in Myanmar, which is currently...

Boehringer Ingelheim Invests in Europe: Pharma Company Expands Biopharmaceutical Production at Vienna Site -Wednesday 23 December 2015  

• The total investment is around a half billion euro. • With this investment, Boehringer Ingelheim plans on adding more than 400 jobs. • The biopharmaceutical production plant will go into operation by 2021. (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim will make a significant investment...

Samruk-Kazyna announces six agreements totaling US$4bn at 3d meeting of Kazakhstan-China Business Council -Wednesday 23 December 2015  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Samruk-Kazyna, the sovereign wealth fund of the Republic of Kazakhstan, today announced memorandums of understanding and agreements for five projects totaling US$4bn around the 3d meeting of the Kazakhstan-China Business Council (KCBC). The agreements reached at the KCBC...

Boehringer Ingelheim Invests in Europe: Pharma Company Expands Biopharmaceutical Production at Vienna Site -Tuesday 22 December 2015

• The total investment is around a half billion euro. • With this investment, Boehringer Ingelheim plans on adding more than 400 jobs. • The biopharmaceutical production plant will go into operation by 2021. (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim will make a significant investment...

MoI launches an educational initiative to spread concepts of foreseeing the future -Monday 21 December 2015  

The Directorate General of Strategy and Performance Development at the General Secretariat of the Office of HH Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior launched an educational initiative to spread the concepts of “Foreseeing the Future.” Colonel Mohammed Hamid bin Dalmouj Al...

Boehringer Ingelheim 3rd-generation EGFR TKI, BI 1482694, receives FDA Breakthrough Therapy Designation in lung cancer -Monday 21 December 2015

         New data from Phase I/II clinical trial presented at ESMO Asia 2015 Congress showcase the potential for BI 1482694* to become a new treatment option for EGFR mutation-positive lung cancer In 62% of patients with T790M-positive NSCLC objective responses were achieved, including...