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A survey by dubizzle: 81.5 percent of second hand car buyers’ bad experiences stem from issues undisclosed by... Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Saturday 8 July 2017  

dubizzle Motors partners with RoadSafetyUAE to drive awareness about secondhand car safety issues An online poll has revealed that 26.5 percent of respondents either did not request the vehicle history prior to purchase, or did not know what it was 78.1 percent of respondents would...

VR and AR Examined from All Angles at IBC2017 -Friday 7 July 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR) and Mixed Reality (MR) will come under real-world scrutiny at IBC2017, with opportunities throughout the show to learn more about these new technologies - from their current place in the market to the opportunities they offer, as...

Andersen Global Announces Global Board of Directors -Thursday 6 July 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global is proud to announce the appointment of its Global Board of Directors led by Global Chairman and CEO, Mark Vorsatz. Andersen Global was established in 2014 as the international entity surrounding the development of a seamless professional services model...

Corporate Governance Forum Shines Spotlight on the Importance of Independent Boards -Thursday 6 July 2017  

Corporate governance practitioners, drivers and regulators from the region gathered at the Corporate Governance Forum organised by Hawkamah recently, at Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC). Adequate and effective corporate governance is considered by many to be a critical component in...

REDAVIA Opens New Office in Ghana  -Wednesday 5 July 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- REDAVIA, a global market leader of cost-effective rental solar power for businesses and communities, has opened its first office and legal entity in Accra, the capital of Ghana, to accommodate its growth plans and leverage West Africa’s manifold business opportunities. The...

R&B Singer Goapele and Black & Sexy TV/BET Stars to Visit South Africa for “Town Hall” Discussions... -Wednesday 5 July 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) – the largest HIV/AIDS organisation in the world – will be bringing a delegation of young American activists and celebrities to South Africa – Johannesburg and Durban – to engage and exchange information with the youth on matters...

RAK Properties Boasts New Addition to Its Diverse Portfolio -Wednesday 5 July 2017  

Leading property development and tourism infrastructure firm RAK Properties has announced the delivery of Bermuda Villas, its latest residential development in Mina Al Arab. The villas, the latest edition to the company’s already diverse property portfolio, was developed to help meet the...

Arzan Wealth Advises on Acquisition of Grade A Single-Tenant Portfolio in USA -Tuesday 4 July 2017  

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 advised on the acquisition of a Grade A, Single-Tenant Portfolio in the US. The Portfolio consists of 6 single-tenant...

Panasonic to Live Stream EVOLTA Robot's Challenge on 1,000m Fjord Vertical Climb -Tuesday 4 July 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation is taking on one of the toughest challenges for its EVOLTA Robot on July 7, 2017. The company will be rolling out a demonstration experiment where a robot powered by dry cell batteries, "EVOLTA NEO," will attempt a 1,000m fjord vertical climb at Lysefjord,...

Rivoli Group AG Under New Management -Tuesday 4 July 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mourad Malloul takes over the management of the Swiss investment group, Rivoli Group AG. He was unanimously appointed president of the Group in a resolution of the general meeting of 3 May 2017. Mourad Malloul, the new president, will be supported by a 14-strong expert team on...

ABB Acquires KEYMILE’s Communication Networks Business to Strengthen Digital Grid Portfolio and Software Focus -Monday 3 July 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABB today announced it has agreed to acquire the mission-critical communication business of the KEYMILE Group to strengthen its communication networks portfolio. The acquisition will bring with it key products, software and service solutions, as well as research and development...

ISIT Offer Adaptive Security Solution as Long-Term Answer to Ransomware Like WannaCry and Petya -Monday 3 July 2017  

The latest ransomware attack known as “Petya” paralyzed many organizations in Europe and the US. This is the second worldwide ransomware attack in the past two months, and we believe these attacks will only increase in frequency and become more sophisticated. The continuous string of attacks...

SACSCOC Grants AURAK Candidacy -Sunday 2 July 2017  

The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC), has granted candidacy status to the American University of Ras Al Khaimah. The announcement follows a visit from a candidacy committee from the commission in February, in which a team of eight reviewers from...

BenQ Launches its Ultra-Short Throw Home Cinema Projector -Sunday 2 July 2017  

Global No.1 DLP Projector Brand BenQ introduces its latest home cinema projector W1600UST with Ultra-short throw projection; a brand-new way for families to enjoy an expansive big-screen entertainment experience untethered by conventional limitations of LED TVs. Powered by ultra-short throw...

Asus Selects OT-Morpho’s eSIM for the First Microsoft Windows 10 Tablet Computer Compliant with GSMA... -Friday 30 June 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OT-Morpho, a world leader in digital security and identification technologies, today announced that ASUS has selected its embedded SIM (eSIM) to enable cellular connectivity for the new ASUS Transformer Mini, a hybrid tablet computer running with Windows 10 that will be...

Cable’s First Live Pay-Per-View Sports Event in Ultra HD Delivered by iN DEMAND with SES Video  -Thursday 29 June 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) today announced the successful delivery of iN DEMAND and cable’s first 4K live Pay-Per-View (PPV) sports event broadcast, Bellator NYC: Sonnen vs Silva Mixed Martial Arts, over the SES Ultra HD distribution platform. On June 24, bouts...

Calvin Klein, Inc. Chief Creative Officer Raf Simons Collaborates with The xx for “I Dare You” Music Video -Thursday 29 June 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Calvin Klein, Inc. today announced that Chief Creative Officer Raf Simons collaborated with The xx and photographer and filmmaker Alasdair McLellan on the creative concept and direction for the music video for the band’s latest song “I Dare You.” Simons has had a...

Azizi Developments Launches Two New Projects in Al Furjan: Azizi Berton and Azizi Pearl -Thursday 29 June 2017  

Azizi Developments, the fast growing and award-winning Dubai real estate developer, announced the double launch of its 18th and 19th properties in Al Furjan: Azizi Berton and Azizi Pearl. While stylistically unique both of the seven-floor properties will feature a high number of studio...

'More than Systemic Sclerosis: The Inside Story' – patients reveal the unseen impact of lung fibrosis -Thursday 29 June 2017  

An online gallery of photo and film showcases uplifting stories of people living with systemic sclerosis (SSc) at www.boehringer-ingelheim.com/respiratory/systemic-sclerosis/inside-story Experts call for more public awareness on the disease and about how individuals are affected by...

SES and SaT5G to Spearhead Development of Ubiquitous 5G Network Capabilities -Thursday 29 June 2017  

BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that the Satellite and Terrestrial Network for 5G (SaT5G) consortium, comprising SES and 15 further members, has been tasked to integrate satellite into 5G networks, enabling ubiquitous and instantaneous 5G coverage and...