News Articles

The Maritime Standard launches 2019 Awards DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Sunday 7 April 2019  

Dubai-based publisher and events organiser, The Maritime Standard, has officially launched the Maritime Standard Awards 2019. The company has confirmed they will be held at The Atlantis, the Palm Dubai, on Monday, 21st October. This is the sixth time in a row that this famous and iconic venue...

Istanbul Airport Excitement in Turkish Real-Estate Sector -Friday 5 April 2019  

Istanbul Airport has been officially opened on 29th October 2018 and the mobilisation of the airport will be completed in the first week of April. İstanbul Airport will be one of the strongest airports of the world with annual 200 million passenger capacity. Bayram Tekce, Chairman of Antalya...

O3b Satellites Roar into Space, Scaling SES’s MEO Constellation -Friday 5 April 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Four O3b Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) satellites were successfully launched by Arianespace at the Guiana Space Centre in Kourou, French Guiana on 4 April, 14:03 PM local time, SES announced today. The Soyuz launch marks a significant milestone in SES’s O3b MEO journey,...

 SES Shareholders Approve All Resolutions at Annual General Meeting. -Thursday 4 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris and Luxembourg Stock Exchange: SESG) held its Annual General Meeting (AGM) today in Betzdorf, Luxembourg. The shareholders approved all proposed resolutions, notably the company's 2018 accounts and the proposed dividend of EUR 0.80 per A-share, which will...

CSC Adds Capital Markets Leader Ted Douglas -Thursday 4 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CSC, a world leader in business, legal, tax, and digital brand services, today announced the addition of Ted Douglas as managing director and head of U.S. Capital Markets. This integral hire adds more than 25 years of structured and alternative finance, debt issuance, and...

Zoho launches Zoho One for startups in KSA -Thursday 4 April 2019  

Zoho, a global provider of cloud-based business apps, launched Zoho One for Startups program in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. As part of this initiative, Zoho offered local startups complimentary access to Zoho One, the company's flagship platform comprising 40+ products. The company also...

TMS Tanker Conference Date and Location Confirmed -Thursday 4 April 2019  

The Maritime Standard, the Dubai-based publisher and events organisers, has announced that the fourth annual The Maritime Standard Tanker Conference will be held on Tuesday 22nd October at The Atlantis, the Palm, in Dubai. This follows a successful move to this high-quality venue last year,...

Velodyne Lidar Announced as Finalist for AUVSI XCELLENCE Awards -Wednesday 3 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. has been named as a finalist in the Vision/Camera Systems & Components category of the XCELLENCE Awards by the Association for Unmanned Vehicles Systems International (AUVSI). Velodyne was selected from a pool of accomplished applicants as one of several...

Velodyne Lidar’s Sponsorship of Japan Automotive AI Challenge Advances Next Generation Engineers -Wednesday 3 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne Lidar, Inc. participated as a gold sponsor in the recent Japan Automotive AI Challenge. The university student competition, organized by the Society of Automotive Engineers of Japan, brought together student teams to compete for artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm...

AETOSWire Continues Commitment to CSR -Wednesday 3 April 2019  

AETOSWire, the leading cutting-edge press release distribution company in the Middle East and Africa (MEA), announced that Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) will always be one of its top priorities. Mr. Tony AbiHanna, CEO of AETOSWire, said, “We aim to be more than just a business thus...

ICT Expo Presents Smart City Solutions -Wednesday 3 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Themed under Smart City • Smart Living, the HKTDC International ICT Expo will be held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre from 13 to 16 April, presenting a range of solutions from smart economy, smart environment, smart government, smart living, smart mobility...

Outbrain Completes Acquisition of Ligatus and Announces New Executive Leadership Team for Europe -Wednesday 3 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Outbrain, the world's leading discovery and native advertising platform on the open web, announced the completion of the acquisition of Ligatus, a leading European native advertising platform currently working with many of Europe’s premium publishers such as RTL, Le Monde and...

Einstein Doubles Customer Base after Launching Mobile Apps -Wednesday 3 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Einstein Exchange, one of the world’s fastest growing cryptocurrency exchange announced extraordinary customer growth as a result of the launch of the Company’s free mobile wallet & trading applications. Within 14 days of launch, the Einstein added over 60,000 new...

AMD President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su to Deliver COMPUTEX 2019 CEO Keynote on New High-Performance Computing Technologies -Wednesday 3 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) announced today that the 2019 COMPUTEX International Press Conference will be held with a Keynote by AMD President and CEO Dr. Lisa Su. The 2019 COMPUTEX International Press Conference & CEO Keynote is scheduled for Monday,...

Transguard Group Wins the Dubai Quality Award -Wednesday 3 April 2019  

Transguard Group announced today that it has won the Dubai Quality Award (DQA). Presented to Transguard during a ceremony at Madinat Jumeriah, the Dubai Quality Award honours companies for their outstanding commitment to continuous improvement and business excellence. Transguard Cash Services...

LEGO® Education SPIKE™ Prime, a New Hands-On Learning Approach for Classrooms, Announced Today -Tuesday 2 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, LEGO® Education announced LEGO® Education SPIKE™ Prime, the newest product in the LEGO Education hands-on STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) learning portfolio. SPIKE Prime brings together LEGO bricks, a programmable, multi-port Hub, sensors...

MHPS Receives Order for 1,026.3 MW Natural-gas-fired GTCC Power Plant for UAE’s Emirate of Sharjah -Tuesday 2 April 2019  

Full-turnkey EPC order centers on two globally acclaimed M701F gas turbines For expansion of existing plant operated by SEWA in Layyah First project in Sharjah financed as export loan with Japan’s ECA support (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS) has...

Nahla wa Nahil Named ‘Best Primary Resource’ At the 6th Annual GESS Education Awards -Tuesday 2 April 2019  

Nahla wa Nahil tops the shortlist among a group of the worlds’ leading publishers in Primary Education at annual awards ceremony held on February 26, 2019 at the H Hotel in Dubai. "Nahla wa Nahil" is a subscription based online learning platform for children that provides unlimited access...

Thales Completes Acquisition Of Gemalto To Become A Global Leader In Digital Identity And Security -Tuesday 2 April 2019  

Thales (Euronext Paris: HO) has today completed the acquisition of Gemalto (Euronext Amsterdam and Paris: GTO), creating a global leader in digital identity and security. With Gemalto, Thales will cover the entire critical decision chain in a digital world, from data generation via sensors,...

PTC Improves Workforce Efficiency with Launch of Breakthrough Vuforia Expert Capture Augmented Reality Solution -Tuesday 2 April 2019    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PTC (NASDAQ:PTC) today announced from HANNOVER MESSE the release of its Vuforia® Expert Capture™ augmented reality (AR) solution, which is designed to improve workforce productivity, quality, safety, and compliance. Vuforia Expert Capture provides industrial enterprises with...