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Naturalization and Residency Sector Marks Zayed Humanitarian Day ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Friday 24 June 2016  

The Naturalization, Residency and Ports Affairs Sector at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) hosted a ceremony to mark Zayed Humanitarian Day, in memory of the humanitarian, philanthropic and charitable approaches and efforts of the country’s founder, the late HH Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan....

GSMA Announces New Keynote Speakers, Programmes and Events for Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2016 -Thursday 23 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today provided further updates on the GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2016, including new keynote speakers, programmes, events and participating companies. Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2016 will take place 29 June – 1 July 2016 at the Shanghai New International...

The Bigger Picture: Dubai International as Viewed from Space -Thursday 23 June 2016  

 Dubai International (DXB) makes an indelible impression even when viewed from outer space with the addition of Concourse D. Concourse D, which is the last major facility that DXB has space for, has boosted the airport’s annual capacity to 90 million passengers. But the lack of space is not...

Qualifying 30 Staff Members of the MoI in the “Evaluators Club” -Thursday 23 June 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) qualified 30 of its members from its “Evaluators Club” program, which was organized recently by the Organizational Excellence Department at the MoI at the training hall of the General Directorate of e-Services at the MoI. Colonel Mohammed Hamid bin Dalmouj...

Ramadan Program at the Al Ain Social Support Center -Thursday 23 June 2016  

The Children and Juveniles Branch, at the Al Ain Social Support Center, in charge of Child Visitation cases, organized a wide variety of social and recreational events on the occasion of Ramadan. The events, which fall in line with the third Ramadan program, are held under the theme ‘Let’s...

MoI Ramadan Councils Discuss the Emirati Happiness -Thursday 23 June 2016  

Under the auspices of the Martyrs’ Families Affairs Office, the Ministry of Interior continued its Ramadan Councils on Wednesday evening, under the theme ‘This is what Zayed loves most’. The councils, now in their fifth edition, are organized nationwide by the Law Respect Culture Bureau,...

GSMA and CTIA Partner to Create New Mobile Industry Event for the Americas -Thursday 23 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA and CTIA® today announced a partnership through which the two organisations will create a new mobile industry event in the United States. “GSMA Mobile World Congress Americas, in partnership with CTIA” will debut September 12-14, 2017 in San Francisco. CTIA and...

Altice Completes Acquisition of Cablevision Systems Corporation -Wednesday 22 June 2016  

Company Names U.S. Senior Leadership Team, Effective Immediately (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Altice (Euronext: ATC, ATCB) announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Cablevision Systems Corporation, the leading communications service provider in the New York metropolitan area....

Ramadan Innovation Forum for Strategy staff members at MoI -Wednesday 22 June 2016  

The General Directorate of Strategy and Performance Development at the General Secretariat of the Office of H.H Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior hosted the Ramadan Innovation Forum 2016. The forum, which was held in a family-like atmosphere that revives the values of Ramadan, and...

Religious Lectures at AD Community Police -Wednesday 22 June 2016  

The Department of Community Police in Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters is hosting Their Graces scholars and guests of His Highness President of the UAE. They will be providing a number of religious and educational lectures during the Holy Month of Ramadan. Lt. Colonel Abdullah Mohammed...

Social Support Visits Mafraq Hospital -Wednesday 22 June 2016  

  A team from Social Support Centers Department at Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters visit Mafraq Hospital. The visit falls within the framework of fostering social responsibility, and engaging with various social segments on various occasions and events.   The team visited the...

Startup World Cup Makes its Debut: 1,000,000 USD for the World Champion -Wednesday 22 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Startup World Cup, a global conference and competition, makes its debut connecting startup ecosystems around the world. Startup World Cup will host regional events in Indonesia, Japan, India, Taiwan, China, Israel, Australia, Germany, Chile, and the US (Boston & Silicon Valley)...

TB Alliance and Takeda Announce Advancement of Joint Program Investigating Promising Compounds for Novel TB Therapies... -Wednesday 22 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Global Alliance for TB Drug Development (Headquarters: New York, USA, “TB Alliance”) and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (Headquarters: Osaka, Japan; “Takeda”) announced that they have entered into an agreement that further explores hits generated from a...

Michael Kors Announces New Lifestyle Partnership with McLaren-Honda -Wednesday 22 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Michael Kors (NYSE:KORS), a global luxury lifestyle brand, is delighted to announce a new partnership with McLaren-Honda, becoming the official lifestyle partner of the world championship Formula 1 team. Both McLaren-Honda and Michael Kors celebrate design and speed, with the...

OT Chosen by STET and GIE-CB as Their Exclusive Partner to Roll out Mobile Payment in France -Wednesday 22 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OT (Oberthur Technologies), a leading global provider of embedded security software products and services, today announced its partnership with STET, the retail payment operator for French and European markets, and Cartes Bancaires CB Group (GIE-CB), the regulatory body for the...

Saif bin Zayed Honors Sky News Arabia for its Efforts in Serving the Community -Tuesday 21 June 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, awarded a Certificate of Appreciation to Sky News Arabia for its outstanding work in achieving community interaction. The Certificate also recognizes the channel’s achievements in deepening media...

IPG Mediabrands Launches “The D100” -Tuesday 21 June 2016  

Existing brand equity measures are outdated for the new world IPG Mediabrands, in partnership with The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, has created a new brand measure called a “dynamic score” Brands with a higher dynamic score enjoy better revenue growth as...

Travel Writer Award Winners Announced in New Orleans at IPW 2016 -Tuesday 21 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Four travel journalists captured top honors in the U.S. Travel Association and Brand USA’s 2016 IPW Travel Writer Awards competition, sponsored by CityPASS. The winners were announced yesterday during a media reception at the IPW trade show in New Orleans, Louisiana. The...

SES Connects Satellite Innovation with Products on the Ground -Tuesday 21 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) is pushing satellite innovation further to create new services and applications for customers. The future of satellite service is described in the new White Paper “Satellite Evolution Sparks a Service Revolution”, published at SES...

Misfit Unveils Speedo Shine 2, Will Enable Lap Counting For All Shine 2 and Ray Devices -Tuesday 21 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Misfit and Speedo today announced the launch of their second Speedo-branded activity, swim, and sleep tracker, Misfit Shine 2 Swimmer’s Edition, powered by Speedo, known as Speedo Shine 2. The result of Misfit and Speedo’s long-term partnership, Speedo Shine 2 is available...