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A variety of events during the 32nd Gulf Traffic Week ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday 9 March 2016  

Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, the United Arab Emirates celebrates the 32nd Gulf Traffic Week, which kicks off next Sunday morning nationwide and in the Gulf countries, under the slogan "Your Choice Determines...

TeliaSonera Selects OT To Connect Samsung Gear S2 -Wednesday 9 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Oberthur Technologies (OT), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions today announced that TeliaSonera, the leading operator in the Nordic and Baltic countries, selected OT’s M-Connect solution to allow its subscribers to...

Octapharma Group Publishes 2015 Annual Results Reporting Revenue of €1.5 Billion and Operating Income of €351... -Wednesday 9 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Octapharma Group publishes its 2015 annual results reporting revenue of 1.513 billion Euro, representing an increase of 233 million Euro or 18.2% compared with the 2014 figure. Gross profit in 2015 was 582 million Euro, 140 million Euro higher than in 2014. The reported...

Case Against Dole Food Company Alleging Paramilitary Payments in Colombia Dismissed With Prejudice -Wednesday 9 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dole Food Company, Inc. today announced that the Los Angeles Superior Court dismissed with prejudice the case Perez v. Dole Food Company, Inc. The lawsuit, which was filed in 2009, had been brought by 167 Colombian plaintiffs claiming that Dole had funded violent...

Grandstream Expands Presence in Saudi Arabia Through Distribution Partnership with Baud Telecom -Wednesday 9 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Grandstream Networks, connecting the world since 2002 with award-winning SIP unified communication solutions, and Baud Telecom, Saudi Arabia’s leading provider of integrated solutions, today jointly announced a new distribution partnership. Baud Telecom will now stock and...

MoI Urges Citizens to Be Cautious and Emphasizes the Readiness of Personnel -Wednesday 9 March 2016  

The Ministry of Interior called upon citizens and residents to adhere to public safety and prevention requirements in the prevailing and unpredictable weather conditions accompanied by heavy rain and strong winds. The ministry also confirmed the readiness of all police authorities for such...

MoI Organizes a Workshop about the International Association of Chiefs of Police -Wednesday 9 March 2016  

The MENA Regional Office recently organized a workshop at the Dubai Police Officers Club to introduce the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP), its objectives, its role in improving police work, and the services it offers to members. The workshop was attended by HE Lt....

Abu Dhabi Police Commander-in-Chief Inspects Madinat Zayed Police Station -Wednesday 9 March 2016  

During an inspection visit to the Madinat Zayed Police Station, affiliated with the Capital Police Directorate, Major General Mohammed Khalfan Matar Al Rumaithi, Commander-in-Chief of Abu Dhabi Police, reviewed the workflow at the station, the services provided to the public, and statistical...

New Analyses: Adding SPIRIVA® Respimat® Effective for Uncontrolled Asthma – Regardless of Allergy Subtype1,2,3 -Tuesday 8 March 2016  

SPIRIVA® Respimat® shown effective in the broad range of asthma patients studied who continued to experience symptoms despite taking other asthma maintenance therapies4 New analyses show improved lung function5 and asthma symptom control and reduced asthma exacerbations for patients...

“Emirati Woman Conference: Distinction and Innovation” Kicks off in Abu Dhabi -Tuesday 8 March 2016  

Under the patronage of HH Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, “Mother of the Nation (Um al Emarat)” Chairwoman of the General Women's Union, Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation, and Chairwoman of Motherhood, Childhood Supreme Council, the “Emirati Woman Conference: Distinction...

Shiseido Awarded World's Most Ethical Companies Designation Five Years in a Row -Tuesday 8 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Shiseido Co., Ltd. has been selected and awarded the 2016 World’s Most Ethical Companies designation for the fifth consecutive year. The announcement was made on March 7, 2016 by Ethisphere® Institute, a U.S.-based international think-tank dedicated to advocating best...

Cooperation between Ministries of Interior and Economy in Services and Innovative Solutions -Tuesday 8 March 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Economy (MoE) in order to enhance their cooperation and partnership. The MoU also seeks to apply the latest technologies in the area of services and innovative solutions related to the...

Sports Legislations Course in Police Sports Association -Tuesday 8 March 2016  

A course in Sports Legislation and Law Management was launched on Monday at a hall in the Leaders Qualification Center in Dubai. Members of the country’s police leadership and general directorates and members of the Bahraini Ministry of Interior participated in the event. The course is...

Students of 30 Schools in Abu Dhabi Address Awareness Messages to Parents -Tuesday 8 March 2016  

Male and female students at 30 different schools registered with the Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC) will be sending out awareness messages to their parents, during the events of the 32nd GCC Traffic Week, which is held under the slogan “Your Choice Determines Your Destiny”. The 2016...

Al Sha’far visits UMEX 2016 and Simulation Training Exhibition -Tuesday 8 March 2016  

Lt. General Saif Abdullah Al Sha’far, Undersecretary at the Ministry of Interior visited on Monday, the Unmanned Systems Exhibition (UMEX 2016) and the Simulation Training Conference Exhibition. Both events are taking place as part of the activities of the inaugural Abu Dhabi Aviation &...

Western Union Pays Tribute to Global Women Work-Force as World Economic Change Agents and Calls for Greater Recognition... -Tuesday 8 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- In honor of International Women’s Day 2016, The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leader in global payments services, recognizes the contributions made by global women work-force in their communities – both in their adopted country as well as their homeland. The...

Hilton Worldwide’s DoubleTree by Hilton Brand Expands Presence in Colombia with the Opening of DoubleTree by Hilton... -Tuesday 8 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DoubleTree by Hilton, one of Hilton Worldwide’s (NYSE: HLT) 13 market-leading brands, has broadened its presence in Colombia today with the opening of DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá – Calle 100. The hotel joins the recently-opened DoubleTree by Hilton Bogotá - Parque 93...

New Nordson EFD Static Mixer Optimizes Mix Performance in a Significantly Shorter Length -Tuesday 8 March 2016      

 (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nordson EFD, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), the world’s leading precision fluid dispensing systems manufacturer, introduces OptiMixer™, a revolutionary new 2K (two-component) disposable square static mixer that provides superior process control and efficiency in...

AHF to Celebrate International Women’s Day with Worldwide Events on March 8th -Tuesday 8 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the largest global AIDS organization operating in 35 countries worldwide, will commemorate International Women’s Day (IWD) on March 8th through a series of empowering events and activities in 12 countries throughout Africa, Asia, Eastern...

TSYS Again Recognized as a World’s Most Ethical Company in the Ethisphere Institute’s 2016 List -Tuesday 8 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TSYS (NYSE: TSS) announced today that it has been recognized by the Ethisphere® Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, as a 2016 World’s Most Ethical Company®. This marks the tenth anniversary of the founding...