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Opportunities Exist to Make an Impact on the Gulf Cooperation Council’s Social and Environmental Challenges  ... Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday 1 November 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Oliver Wyman’s new report on social impact initiatives in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) has revealed that the region’s private and non-profit sectors remain far from where they need to be in order to be effective partners to governments in driving...

Hytera Expands DMR Portfolio by Introducing Entry-Level Radios -Tuesday 1 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hytera, a world leading solution provider of Professional Mobile Radio (PMR) communications, has officially released a brand new Digital Mobile Radio (DMR) series, the BD series, a cost-effective entry-level series of handheld radios, together with an array of feature...

Murata: Notice of Acquisition of Primatec Inc. -Tuesday 1 November 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:6981) (ISIN:JP3914400001) & Primatec Inc.: Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. (“Murata”) and Primatec Inc. (“Primatec”) announced today that Murata has acquired all the shares of Primatec and that following this transaction,...

 Rimini Street Increases Investment in Australia and New Zealand, Opens New Melbourne Office  -Tuesday 1 November 2016

Company more than doubles Oracle and SAP clients signed; Now servicing nearly 90 organizations in the region (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc., the leading global provider of independent enterprise software support services for SAP SE’s (NYSE:SAP) Business...

Saif bin Zayed Meets Interpol’s Secretary General -Monday 31 October 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, met in his office on Monday with Jurgen Stock, Secretary General of the International Criminal Police Organization “Interpol” and the accompanying delegation.   During the meeting,...

MoI Interacts with the ‘Protectors of the Flag’ Initiative -Monday 31 October 2016  

Major General Khalifa Hareb Al Khaiaili, Acting Assistant Undersecretary of the Ministry of Interior for Naturalization, Residency and Ports Affairs, emphasized the MoI’s commitment to support, encourage and take part in purposeful national initiatives that highlight its instrumental role in...

Traffic Safety Board of Directors Tackles Preparations for the International Traffic Safety Seminar  -Monday 31 October 2016  

The Emirates Traffic Safety Society (ETSS) Board of Directors recently held a meeting chaired by Mohammed Saleh bin Badwa Al Darmaki, ETSS Chairman of the Board, to discuss the final preparations for the International Traffic Safety Seminar. The seminar is held under the auspices of Lt. General...

DAE Announces Sale and Leaseback of Three Airbus A350-900 Aircraft with Vietnam Airlines -Monday 31 October 2016  

Dubai Aerospace Enterprise (DAE) Ltd. Today announced it has delivered its first Airbus A350-900 aircraft to Vietnam Airlines under a sale and leaseback agreement covering three Airbus A350-900 aircraft. The remaining two aircraft are scheduled to deliver in the next three months. Mr. Firoz...

Zinwave to Demonstrate Public Safety DAS at Critical Communications MENA -Monday 31 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Zinwave, a global provider of wideband distributed network solutions for in-building wireless, today announced that it will showcase its UNItivity distributed wireless access solution (DAS) at the Critical Communications MENA show being held on November 7-8 at the Dubai World...

aT Center Promotes Korean Herb Red Ginseng at Korea Festival 2016 -Sunday 30 October 2016  

Korea Festival is an annual event, organized by the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in the UAE The festival showcases a variety of exclusive products and cultural offerings from Korea The Korean Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, along with Korea Agro-Fisheries & Food...

Leading Role for Private Security Companies in Enhancing Community Members’ Security and Safety -Sunday 30 October 2016  

The United Arab Emirates seeks diligently to developing the private security sector to becomes more professionally excellent in meeting future security needs and achieving the government’s aspirations to transform the country into a security services hub, attracting international best...

MoI Kick off Physical Fitness Tests for Staff Members  -Sunday 30 October 2016  

The Ministry of Interior started the annual physical fitness testing programs for its military staff members at the Police College’s gymnasium.  The tests aim to assess the readiness of the MoI’s staff members and boost their ability to carry out field operations. The tests are also...

 The AIDS Healthcare Foundation Launches a Campaign to Fight HIV Amongst Young Women and Adolescent Girls  -Sunday 30 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) Uganda Cares has today launched a campaign to fight HIV/AIDS amongst young women and adolescent girls aged 12-24 years. The campaign dubbed Girls’ ACT (Awareness Campaign Tour) is largely informed by the compelling fact that young...

AHF Africa Flags Off GIRLS ACT in Uganda, Kenya, South Africa & Nigeria for Young Women and Girls! -Saturday 29 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, AIDS Healthcare Foundation, Africa Bureau, officially launched its young women and girls initiative tagged GIRLS ACT (Awareness Campaign Tour) as part of its public health campaign interventions for young women and girls aged 15-24. The campaign, which will take the...

Emirates Centre for Strategic Studies & Research Reviews Best Practices at the Ministry of Interior -Saturday 29 October 2016  

A delegation from the Emirates Centre for Strategic Studies & Research (ECSSR) in Abu Dhabi reviewed the efforts and practices undertaken by the Ministry of Interior in preparation for the ministry’s 2014-2016 strategy. The delegation also inspected the workflow at a number of departments,...

Khalifa Student Empowerment Program “Aqdar” Wins the Global Institutional Leadership Medal -Saturday 29 October 2016  

The Khalifa Student Empowerment Program – “Aqdar” – received the Institutional Leadership Medal Award for the year 2016 awarded by the World Commission on Knowledge Exchange. The medal is an Honorary Award granted to an institution that has played a leading role in society and made...

The Civil Defense and Al Ain Municipality Complete the City’s Interactive Map -Saturday 29 October 2016  

The Directorate General of Civil Defense in Abu Dhabi, in cooperation with its strategic partner, Al Ain Municipality completed the interactive map of Al Ain city. The interactive map offers accurate site coordinates, data and information, in order to protect people’s lives and property by...

International Traffic Safety Seminar to be Held in November on the impact of law enforcement and monitoring in traffic... -Saturday 29 October 2016  

The Emirates Traffic Safety Society (ETSS) will be organizing the international seminar under the theme “The Impact of Law Enforcement and Monitoring in Traffic Safety.” The event will be held from November 2 to 3 under the patronage of Lt. General H.H Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy...

 Face the Facts: Stroke is Treatable  -Saturday 29 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Every two seconds, someone in the world is having a stroke. Globally, stroke is the leading cause of disability and the second leading cause of death. The right stroke care can save lives, but globally, not everyone has equal access to life-saving treatment. Today,...

The finale of the Sharjah International Children’s Film Festival is one to remember -Saturday 29 October 2016  

The fourth edition of the Sharjah International Children’s Film Festival (SICFF) came to a close after 6 days of wonderful cinematic performances and insightful film discussions and workshops that enthralled audiences from the UAE, the region and the world. The closing ceremony was attended...