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ZTE Proud to be Launch Partner in China Mobile’s 5G Joint Innovation Lab (JIL) SHENZHEN, China -Friday 26 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ZTE Corporation (0763.HK / 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, today announced that it is proud to be named as one of the first eleven partners in the China Mobile 5G Joint...

Drug-trafficking Pharmacist Caught in Al Ain -Friday 26 February 2016  

The Abu Dhabi Police managed to arrest an Arab pharmacist in possession of illegally obtained hashish and 1,286 narcotic pills intended for personal use and trafficking, with the aim of making unlawful profit. Abu Dhabi Police condemned the objectionable behavior of the pharmacist, who is...

ADP Traffic and Patrols Directorate Urges Parents to Prevent Minors from Driving Vehicles -Friday 26 February 2016  

Brigadier Khalifa Al Khaiaili, Deputy Director of the Abu Dhabi Police Traffic and Patrols Directorate, stressed the need to avoid driving vehicles without a license under any circumstances. He called upon families to contribute to the efforts exerted to prevent traffic accidents, by forbidding...

Annual Results 2015 Meliá earned €101.6 million before tax (+79%) thank to the excellent performance of the hotel... -Friday 26 February 2016

Gabriel Escarrer Jaume, Vice Chairman and CEO of Meliá Hotels International: “We face 2016, our 60th Anniversary, from a stronger position than ever before, both in terms of the business and our financial position, and proud that we have also seen a significant improvement in our reputation...

CUP and Visa Sign MOU to Collaborate on Payments Security, Innovation and Financial Inclusion -Friday 26 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- China UnionPay (CUP) and Visa Inc. today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) in Shanghai with both parties agreeing to collaborate on payments security, innovation and financial inclusion. The MOU was signed between Shi Wenchao, President of CUP, and Charlie Scharf,...

Strive Masiyiwa Group Executive Chairman and Founder of Econet confirmed as 150th speaker for 23rd World Energy... -Thursday 25 February 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 23rd World Energy Congress, which is taking place in Istanbul, between 9 and 13 October has announced Strive Masiyiwa, Group Executive Chairman and Founder, Econet, South Africa as the 150th speaker. Confirmed speakers also include Wang Binghua, Chairman, State Power...

"MOI" Council Discusses the Role of Parents in Protecting their Children from Delinquency -Thursday 25 February 2016  

The Ministry of Interior’s Council, hosted in Bakhit Suwaidan Al Nuaimi’s house in Al Ain, stressed the need to pay attention to children’s behaviors associated with the use of modern technology, especially social media. This is to spare them the risks of it affecting their culture and...

SES and Panasonic Avionics Sign Milestone High Throughput Capacity Agreements to Provide Inflight Wi-Fi and TV over the... -Thursday 25 February 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), one of the world’s leading satellite operators, and PANASONIC Avionics announced today two major, multi-year, High Throughput Satellite (HTS) capacity agreements serving aeronautical, maritime, and oil and gas markets across the...

Arthur D. Little and SAMENA Council Equip Telecom Operators with New Insight into the MENA Opportunity Landscape -Thursday 25 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As the smartphone becomes the de facto standard for accessing the Web and over-the-top (OTT) services, it disrupts traditional telecom revenues. A new report from global management consultancy Arthur D. Little (ADL) and SAMENA Telecommunications Council (SAMENA Council) urges...

Retail Food Group's Global Platform Drives Record Performance -Thursday 25 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Strong organic growth, acquisition synergies and revenue driving initiatives have delivered Retail Food Group Limited (RFG, the Company or Group)(ASX:RFG) record 1H16 underlying Net Profit After Tax (NPAT) of $32.1m, an increase of 27.1% over the previous corresponding period...

SES-9 Ready for Launch on Falcon 9 from Cape Canaveral -Thursday 25 February 2016  

SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that its SES-9 satellite is ready to be launched tonight on a Falcon 9 rocket from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. The launch window opens today at 6:46:14 pm East Coast time (0:46:14 am on 25 February Central European Time)....

A.M. Best to Sponsor Multaqa Qatar 2016 -Thursday 25 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A.M. Best is an associate sponsor of Multaqa Qatar 2016, to be held 13–15 March in Doha, Qatar. A.M. Best will host a briefing on forthcoming revisions to the structure of Best’s Credit Rating Methodology at 15:00 on Monday 14 March at the conference venue, The St. Regis...

New analysis confirms OFEV® (nintedanib) slows disease progression in IPF and reduces risk of acute exacerbations -Thursday 25 February 2016

Pooled data from three key studies confirms that OFEV® slows disease progression by approximately 50% as measured by decline in forced vital capacity (FVC)*1-8 The pooled analysis also demonstrated that OFEV® significantly reduced the risk of acute exacerbations by...

Nearly 14% of Deals Covered by M&A Insurance Resulted in a Claim, According to AIG Study -Thursday 25 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nearly 14 percent of M&A policies written globally by American International Group, Inc. (NYSE:AIG) resulted in a claim, according to a study of the global insurer’s representation and warranties (R&W) insurance claims data between 2011 and 2014. The study suggests a...

Dictum Health Announces FDA Clearance of Its IDM100 Medical Tablet for Comprehensive Cloud-Based Telehealth System -Thursday 25 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dictum Health, Inc., an innovative medical device company with cross-industry expertise to provide the next evolution in the continuum of care, announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted 510(k) clearance of its IDM100 medical tablet, a key...

The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. Acquires By Kilian -Thursday 25 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) announced today that it has acquired By Kilian, the Paris-based prestige fragrance brand that embodies timeless sophistication and modern luxury. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Founded in 2007 by Kilian Hennessy, By Kilian...

Manipal Hospitals is the First in India to Adopt Masimo Patient SafetyNet™ -Thursday 25 February 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that Manipal Hospitals is the first hospital in India to install Masimo Patient SafetyNet™, a remote monitoring and clinician notification system. “With Patient SafetyNet, we are now able to monitor a certain set of patients...

VimpelCom Introduces Network Virtualization Across Five Markets -Thursday 25 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- VimpelCom Ltd. (NASDAQ: VIP), the international communications and technology company that is committed to bringing the digital world to each and every customer, today announces plans to build a complete virtual network infrastructure providing 4G, 3G and 2G mobile data...

4G Connections Hit One Billion as Mobile Broadband Momentum Extends to the Developing World -Thursday 25 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The number of 4G mobile connections worldwide has surpassed the one billion mark and is on track to account for a third of all mobile connections by 2020, according to a new study by the GSMA. The 2016 global edition of the GSMA’s ‘Mobile Economy’ series of reports points...

ZTE Vows to Be No. 1 in Global Smart City Arena -Thursday 25 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ZTE CIO Jane Chen delivered a speech on “Smarter City, Better Life” at MWC (Mobile World Congress) in Barcelona on Feb. 22nd. She introduces three innovations made by ZTE in the field of “Smart City”: the Cloud-Network-Map top-level architecture; the shared city big...