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Takeda to Invest More Than 100 Million Euros in Dengue Vaccine Manufacturing Plant in Germany KONSTANZ, Germany & OSAKA, Japan -Wednesday 30 November 2016

Decision follows the successful initiation of TIDES, the global Phase 3 clinical trial to evaluate the efficacy of a two-dose schedule of Takeda’s dengue vaccine candidate 40% of the world’s population lives under the threat of the dengue virus Manufacturing plant is major step...

AURAK Awarded for Best Green Campus in UAE -Wednesday 30 November 2016  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah has been presented with the Best Green Campus award for 2016, receiving the prestigious accolade at an exclusive ceremony in Abu Dhabi. AURAK competed against 14 other major universities, all based in the UAE, for the award which was organized as part...

A Student Delegation Reviews Abu Dhabi Police College Programs -Tuesday 29 November 2016  

A student delegation from Abu Dhabi schools reviewed the departments and programs of the Police College. The tour follows an invitation extended by the Relations and Guidance Section of the Police College, and was organized in coordination with the Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC). The visit...

Abu Dhabi Civil Defense honors firefighter Al Arimi for saving child from a well -Tuesday 29 November 2016  

  The Abu Dhabi Civil Defense General Directorate honored firefighter Nasser Hamad Al Arimi from Al Hili, in Al Ain, for saving a child who fell down a well with three of his friends in Al Naifa area in Al Ain.   Lt. Colonel Mohammed Abdul Jalil Abdullah Ahmed Al Ansari, Director...

TRIGO Group and PSA Group Partnership -Tuesday 29 November 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TRIGO has been awarded a strategic contract by PSA Group to provide extensive quality services in France for the upcoming years. The cooperation between TRIGO and PSA Group started two decades ago and has been developed in many locations worldwide where PSA Group operates....

2nd Batch of Civil Defense Staff Members Graduates from a UK Training Program -Tuesday 29 November 2016  

The Directorate General of Civil Defense celebrated the graduation of the second batch of staff members after completing training for Civil Defense students. The program aims to enhance the competence and skills of civil defense staff members and was held under the supervision of the...

Saif bin Zayed Heads UAE Delegation to GCC Interior Ministers 35th Meeting in Riyadh -Tuesday 29 November 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior arrived in the Saudi capital, Riyadh on  Tuesday, leading the UAE delegation participating in the GCC Interior Ministers’ 35th meeting of the.   Upon arrival to King Salman Air Base Airport...

Aqdar distributes half a million booklets in schools and police commands on the occasion of the Commemoration Day -Tuesday 29 November 2016  

On the occasion of the Commemoration Day that honors the United Arab Emirates (UAE) martyrs, Khalifa Student Empowerment Program (Aqdar) distributed half a million booklets, in Arabic and English titled ‘Sacrifice and Redemption’ in all Arab and foreign schools and police commands in the...

Dimension Data Publishes IT Predictions for 2017 -Tuesday 29 November 2016    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dimension Data, the global ICT solutions and services provider, today published its top IT predictions for 2017, and the focus on digital is set to remain the key trend in the industry for the next 12 months. Dimension Data’s Chief Technology Officer, Ettienne Reinecke...

SES to Carry More HDTV Channels for M7 Group in Central Eastern Europe -Tuesday 29 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that the satellite television provider M7 Group has contracted additional capacity and extended an existing capacity contract on SES’s ASTRA 3B satellite positioned at 23.5 degrees East. The new multi-year...

 Patient Safety Movement Foundation Names Dr. Jannicke Mellin-Olsen to Its Board of Directors  -Tuesday 29 November 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF) has named long-time patient safety advocate Jannicke Mellin-Olsen, MD, DPH, to its Board of Directors. In addition to her full-time clinical post in Bærum Hospital in Oslo, Norway, Dr. Mellin-Olsen serves as Secretary of the...

 Nordson EFD Explains How to Choose Dispensing Tips in New Series of Educational Videos  -Tuesday 29 November 2016    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nordson EFD, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN) and the world’s leading manufacturer of precision fluid dispensing systems, introduces a new Better Dispensing™ How-To Video series. These first three short but highly instructional videos, hosted by EFD Application...

Boehringer Ingelheim and China Southeast University collaborate to develop new treatment approaches for hearing loss -Monday 28 November 2016  

  360 million people worldwide suffer from disabling hearing loss with no effective treatment available New collaboration with China Southeast University is part of the Research Beyond Borders (RBB) initiative, which aims to explore emerging science within and beyond Boehringer...

Legislative Framework on Drones Discussed -Monday 28 November 2016

The committee in charge of following up on the implementation of light air sports laws launched a series of necessary procedures and measures, aimed at activating the regulations that govern such sports. This effort is held in coordination with the competent government authorities and is...

Saif bin Zayed Meets with Bahrain’s Deputy Minister of Interior -Monday 28 November 2016

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, met on Monday with Lt. General Adel bin Khalifa Al Fadel, Bahrain’s Deputy Minister of Interior, and his accompanying delegation.   During the meeting, the existing cooperation between both...

Ministry of Interior Discusses Strategic Initiatives for the Indicators of the National Agenda -Monday 28 November 2016

The Ministry of Interior discussed the strategic initiatives supporting the indicators of the national agenda in line with the UAE Vision for 2017-2021. The discussion took place during a special workshop organised by the Strategy and the Future Department at the Directorate General of Strategy...

The UAE participates in the GCC Interior Undersecretaries Meeting in KSA -Monday 28 November 2016

A delegation from the United Arab Emirates, headed by Lt. General Saif Abdullah Al Sha’far, Undersecretary at the Ministry of Interior participated in the Preparatory Meeting of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Ministry of Interior Undersecretaries, that kicked off today (Sunday) in Riyadh,...

NINLARO™ (ixazomib) Receives Conditional Approval from the European Commission to Treat Multiple Myeloma -Monday 28 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE: 4502) today announced that the European Commission has granted conditional marketing authorization for NINLAROTM (ixazomib) capsules, indicated in combination with lenalidomide and dexamethasone for adult patients with multiple...

 Toshiba Promotes Move to Hydrogen Economy with Construction of Integrated Hydrogen Application Center  -Monday 28 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today broke ground on a new Hydrogen Application Center at its Fuchu Complex in western Tokyo. Scheduled to start operation in April 2017, the center will be built around a newly designed H2One™ hydrogen power system that will use renewable...

The 7th China Maritime to Be Held in March 2017 in Beijing  -Monday 28 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As China’s leading maritime exhibition, China Maritime – The 7th International Offshore Engineering Technology & Equipment Exhibition (CM) will be held on March 20-22, 2017 at New China International Exhibition Center in Beijing, concurrently with the 17th China...