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Huawei Launches MateBook at MWC 2016 BARCELONA, Spain -Monday 22 February 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At Mobile World Congress 2016, Huawei launched the HUAWEI MateBook, a 2-in-1 device designed to meet the evolving demands of today’s modern business users. Building on Huawei’s success in delivering beautiful and powerful high-end mobile consumer devices, the MateBook...

GSMA Announces Contingency Plans for Mobile World Congress to Address Barcelona Transport Strike -Monday 22 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The metro and bus workers from TMB, the main public transport operator in the metropolitan area of Barcelona, have announced plans to strike during Mobile World Congress, which will be held 22-25 February 2016. The metro strike is currently expected on Monday, 22 and...

China Mobile and ZTE Launch 5G-Oriented Future Network Architecture -Monday 22 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 and China Mobile, today jointly show their 5G-oriented future network architecture design concept, and network slice...

Toshiba Granted Licenses to BaySand's Metal Only Programmable Technology -Monday 22 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Corporation (“Toshiba”) and BaySand, Inc. (“BaySand”) today announced that the two companies have agreed to settle the disputes between the parties with respect to the terms of the license for BaySand’s Metal Only Programmable Technology granted by BaySand...

So Smart, It’s GENIUS – Oral-B Unveils the World’s First Electric Toothbrush that Sees What You Don’t -Monday 22 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today at the GSMA Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2016 in Barcelona, Oral-B unveiled its latest innovation that sets a new oral care standard: Oral-B GENIUS, the first of its kind and Oral-B’s most intelligent brushing system available to-date. The new Oral-B GENIUS features...

ZTE and China Mobile Jointly Announce Latest 5G High-Frequency Prototype -Monday 22 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 and its partner, China Mobile, today officially announced their latest 5G high-frequency prototype and demonstrated...

SES Strongly Advocates and Supports Future 5G Deployment in Europe -Monday 22 February 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today during the GSMA Mobile World Congress that it is fully committed to the swift deployment of the 5th generation mobile networks called “5G”. As a founding member of the 5G-PPP (Public Private Partnership), SES actively...

The UAE and the Republic of Korea Discuss Ways to Strengthen Security -Monday 22 February 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, met with Kang Sin-Myeong, the National Police Commissioner of the Republic of Korea, and his accompanying delegation. They met on Monday at HH Sheikh Saif’s office at the ministry. During the...

ZTE and TeliaSonera Will Cooperate on IOT Area Starting From Telematics -Monday 22 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At Mobile World Congress 2016, ZTE Corporation (0763.HK / 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, signed a strategic agreement to jointly expand IOT market with TeliaSonera, the...

ImmerVision’s 360° Imaging Technology Pushes VR Content Creation to New Global Tipping Point -Monday 22 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Just this fall, audiences at the trend-setting Sundance film festival were handed 20,000 Google Cardboards, while 1.3 million units were mailed to New York Times subscribers to accompany the media giant’s innovative 3D film, The Displaced, on refugee children. There is no...

ZTE Introduces Blade V7 and Blade V7 Lite, With Flawless Metallic Design -Monday 22 February 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ZTE, a leading global mobile device maker, today launched the latest iterations in its popular Blade series, the Blade V7 and Blade V7 Lite, at Mobile World Congress 2016 in Barcelona. Designed to meet the needs of today’s smartphone users, the two devices are on display at...

Quintiles Named to Fortune Magazine's 2016 List of “World’s Most Admired Companies” -Monday 22 February 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Quintiles, the world’s largest biopharmaceutical services company, has been named to Fortune magazine’s “World’s Most Admired Companies” list for 2016, the second year in a row for this distinction. Quintiles is ranked first overall in Fortune’s Healthcare:...

hktdc.com Small Orders & Aramex Launch Joint Promotion -Monday 22 February 2016  

The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Aramex, a leading global provider of comprehensive logistics and transportation solutions, to launch a joint promotion for the hktdc.com Small Orders online transaction platform...

One Financial Markets Announces New Office and Partnership in Kuwait -Monday 22 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Award-winning FCA regulated broker One Financial Markets is pleased to announce the official opening of its new Kuwait office in partnership with local broker, VI Markets. Ashley Clarke, CEO, One Financial Markets comments: “One Financial Markets is delighted to further...

Lenovo Unveils New Way for Users to Connect Across Devices, Networks and Borders -Monday 22 February 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lenovo (SEHK:0992) (Pink Sheets:LNVGY) today announced a new global wireless roaming service called Lenovo Connect. A long-time mobile virtual network operator (MVNO), Lenovo will now offer Lenovo Connect, a seamless communication service that works across devices, networks...

Panasonic Showcases Connected Product Lineup at MWC -Monday 22 February 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The company’s IoT includes new connected technology for cars, public spaces and security, including the formal availability launch of the Panasonic Nubo, the industry’s first mobile connected 4G monitoring camera. “Mobile World Congress brings together Panasonic’s...

Obi Worldphone Launches New Model, MV1, at Mobile World Congress -Monday 22 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Continuing its tradition of powerful technology paired with smart Silicon Valley design, Obi Worldphone™ today launched its latest model, aimed at young professionals in a host of fast-growing markets spread across Asia, Africa, Latin America, and Europe. Named the Obi...

Toshiba Releases New Partner Site for Overseas Distribution Partners in Semiconductor and Storage Products Businesses -Monday 22 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Corporation’s (TOKYO:6502) Semiconductor & Storage Products Company today announced the launch of a new dedicated partner site for overseas distribution partners. One of Toshiba’s strategies for increasing sales of semiconductor and storage products is to...

Discussions Held to Strengthen Cooperation between the UAE and the Republic of Korea -Monday 22 February 2016  

 Lt. General Saif Abdullah Al Sha’far, Undersecretary at the Ministry of Interior, met on Monday morning with Kang Sin-Myeong, the National Police Commissioner of the Republic of Korea, and his accompanying delegation, who are currently visiting the UAE. The meeting was held in Al Etihad Hall...

UAE National Team Wins Ras Al Khaimah International Marathon for Teams -Monday 22 February 2016  

The UAE National Team won the Ras Al Khaimah Half Marathon Championship for teams, achieving the first position out of 177 international participating teams. The UAE national athletics team is formed of elite runners from the Ministry of Interior’s national teams, and these runners...