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Startup World Cup Makes its Debut: 1,000,000 USD for the World Champion SAN JOSE, Calif. -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Existing brand equity measures are outdated for the new world IPG Mediabrands, in partnership with The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, has created a new brand measure called a “dynamic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...

SES: Satellite is Vital to Success of Future Video Landscape -Tuesday 21 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) considers satellite vital to the success of the future video landscape and provides the answer to delivering high quality video, anywhere, and to any device. This solution is detailed in the new SES White Paper published at its...

SES Reaches 2.81 Million TV Homes in Nigeria, New Study Reveals -Tuesday 21 June 2016  

SES reaches 2.81 million TV homes in Nigeria, with a direct reach of 1.69 million TV homes through satellite TV (BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), the world’s leading satellite operator, today announced the results of its first Satellite Monitor...

The Dream Team: The Arcadia Preparatory School’s New Principal, Graham Beale, Completes Teaching Staff Appointments -Tuesday 21 June 2016

The effectiveness and performance of a school are largely dependent upon a strong leadership team. Ever since the inception of The Arcadia Preparatory School, the Board of Directors has sought to hire the most qualified leadership team. Indeed, the board’s first priority was to find the right...

Quintiles Unveils Solution Design Studio -Tuesday 21 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Quintiles, the world’s largest provider of product development and integrated healthcare services, has opened its global Solution Design Studio where expert teams will collaborate to create technology solutions that tackle some of healthcare’s biggest challenges. The...

Panasonic Commercializes "Conductive Polymer Hybrid Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors" for Automotive Electronic Control... -Tuesday 21 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation announced that it has developed “Conductive Polymer Hybrid Aluminum Electrolytic Capacitors” realizing large capacitance and large current in compact size (SMD type), suited for automotive ECUs (Electronic Control Units) power supply circuits of HEV,...

ADP Urges Motorists to Drive Safely in Foggy Conditions -Tuesday 21 June 2016  

The Traffic and Patrols General Directorate at Abu Dhabi Police called upon motorists to exercise caution and drive carefully because of the low visibility and accumulation of sand on the road surfaces, which have resulted from dust-filled high winds. The Directorate also urged them to reduce...

Al Ain Civil Defense Distributes More than 1300 Iftar Meals -Tuesday 21 June 2016  

The Civil Defense Department in Al Ain distributed more than 1300 Iftar meals to motorists at gas stations, parking lots, and on the city’s roads. Civil Defense staff members distributed the meals, as well as educational brochures and awareness flyers that include general instructions...

MoI Takes Part in ‘Human Identification Solutions Conference’ in Barcelona -Tuesday 21 June 2016  

The Ministry of Interior attended the second ‘Human Identification Solutions Conference’ (HIDS) under the theme ‘Innovations and Perspectives’ in Barcelona-Spain. The conference, which discusses the latest in forensic DNA, was attended by key opinion leaders and experts in DNA...

A Delegation from Ministry of Defense Reviews the Services of “ADP Evidence” -Tuesday 21 June 2016  

A delegation from the Ministry of Defense reviewed the services provided by the Forensic Evidence Department at the Abu Dhabi Police.   Brigadier Abdul Rahman Al Hammadi, Head of the Forensic Evidence Department, welcomed the delegation which was headed by Colonel Yacoub Al Hammadi, and...

Saif bin Zayed Launches Nationwide Initiative “Express your Love for UAE' -Tuesday 21 June 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior launched on Tuesday, a nationwide initiative titled “Express your Love for UAE”. The initiative that was conceptualized by the Khalifa Student Empowerment Program “Aqdar” represents an...

Saif bin Zayed Offers Condolences to the Family of Martyr Ali Al Kaabi -Tuesday 21 June 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, offered his condolences today (Monday) to the family of the martyr Ali Mohammed Al Kaabi who was martyred when his military helicopter crashed during a routine mission in international...