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UAE Participates in the WeProtect Global Alliance Board Meeting ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Friday 28 October 2016  

The UAE, represented by the Ministry of Interior, took part in the WeProtect Global Alliance Board meeting, as a part of its contribution to national and global action to end the exploitation and abuse of children online. During the meeting, which meeting was held on Thursday, in London,...

74 MoI Officers Graduate after Completing Two Leadership Course -Friday 28 October 2016  

The Ministry of Interior celebrated the graduation of 74 officers from the various police general headquarters across the UAE and the Ministry of Interior’s departments after completing the Intermediate Leadership Course No. 60 and the Senior Leadership Course No. 82. The graduation ceremony...

Takeda Reports First Half FY2016 Results and Raises Full Year Profit Guidance -Friday 28 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502): Strong first half results led by Growth Drivers Underlying Revenue grew +7.4%, led by a +15.3% increase of Takeda's Growth Drivers (GI, Oncology, CNS and Emerging Markets). Reported revenue declined -5.9%, due to...

Ras Al Khaimah Investment Authority Announces Lawsuit against Farhad Azima in London High Court -Friday 28 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The following is a statement from The Ras Al Khaimah Investment Authority (RAKIA), the investment arm of the UAE Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah: The Ras Al Khaimah Investment Authority (RAKIA), the investment arm of the UAE Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah, has filed a lawsuit against...

High Caliber Speakers Connect to Protect at RSA® Conference 2016 Abu Dhabi -Friday 28 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- RSA® Conference, the world’s leading information security conference and exposition, has announced that it will host a group of diverse cyber security experts and influential speakers in Abu Dhabi. This year’s keynote speakers will share crucial insights and in-depth...

GSMA Elects New Board Members and Elects Sunil Bharti Mittal as Chair -Thursday 27 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced that it has elected new members of the GSMA Board for the two-year period from January 2017 through December 2018. The GSMA Board has also elected Sunil Bharti Mittal, Founder and Chairman, Bharti Enterprises as Chair, and re-elected Mari-Noëlle...

Hilton Named One of the World’s 25 Best Places to Work -Thursday 27 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced it has been named one of the World’s 25 Best Multinational Workplaces in 2016, according to global research and consulting firm Great Place to Work®. Hilton was selected based on Team Members’ assessments of the company’s jobs,...

SUNCNIM has Raised €60 Million to Finance the World’s First Fresnel Renewable Energy Thermodynamic Power... -Thursday 27 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SUNCNIM, a subsidiary of CNIM, is a joint-venture set up by CNIM and the state organization Bpifrance’s “Société de Projets Industriels”. It has achieved ‘Financial close’ of the project company eLlo, created for the purpose of building and operating the...

Security Innovation Presenting at the Largest Cybersecurity Event in the Baltics -Thursday 27 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Security Innovation, pioneers in application security, will be leading three separate presentations this week at DSS ITSEC 2016, the largest cybersecurity event in the Baltics. DSS ITSEC is an international world class cybersecurity event in Riga, Latvia that was in listed...

Flurry Analytics Announces Advancements to Yahoo’s Mobile Developer Suite -Thursday 27 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Flurry Analytics today announced the availability of two advancements to the Yahoo Mobile Developer Suite, Crash Analytics 2.0 and Revenue Analytics. With the addition of these two features, Flurry Analytics is now the most comprehensive analytics suite available to developers...

ABB Names Timo Ihamuotila as New Chief Financial Officer -Thursday 27 October 2016

Timo Ihamuotila joins pioneering technology leader ABB as Chief Financial Officer from Nokia, effective April 1, 2017 Proven Chief Financial Officer with extensive experience in communications, software and services industries, active portfolio management and operational performance...

ABB: Continued Margin Growth in Tough Markets -Thursday 27 October 2016

Operational EBITA margin1 increased to 12.6% White Collar Productivity on track towards $1.3 bn savings; expected total costs reduced by $100 mn Net Income $568 million; basic earnings per share up 2% Base orders -6%2; total orders -13%; reflect Q3 uncertainty Revenues steady Cash...

Sharjah International Children’s Film Festival Depicts Heart-Wrenching Refugee Saga through the Power of Cinema -Thursday 27 October 2016  

As millions continue to flee crisis in search of a better life, Sharjah International Children’s Film Festival showcased stories of refugee children told through their own perspective. The films received a dedicated screening during the festival, which runs from October 23 to 28, and...

Al Ain Residency Forum Tackles Best Practices for Providing Services to Elderly and People with Disabilities -Wednesday 26 October 2016  

The Residency and Foreigners Affairs Department in Al Ain hosted a forum under the theme “Best Practices for Providing Services to the Elderly and People with Disabilities”. Participants in the forum reviewed the efforts exerted by government bodies in caring for these social categories,...

New GSMA Study Projects Almost One Billion Mobile Subscribers in India by 2020 -Wednesday 26 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- India is expected to see a significant uptake in mobile subscriptions, broadband and connectivity by 2020, marking a period of rapid development of the country’s mobile economy, according to a new GSMA Intelligence study published today. The new report, ‘The Mobile Economy:...

OCP and Kribhco to Develop a Large Scale NPK Fertilizer Plant in Krishnapatnam, India -Wednesday 26 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OCP and Kribhco are pleased to announce that they are entering into a 50:50 joint venture to develop a large-scale greenfield NPK fertilizer plant in Krishnapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India. This Fertilizer plant will require an initial investment of approximately $230M and...

Qubit Unveils New Machine Learning Engine to Automatically Uncover Revenue Opportunities for Data-Driven Marketers -Wednesday 26 October 2016  

· Qubit launches Qubit ML engine to fuel greater customer understanding · ‘Opportunity mining’ leverages Qubit ML to predictively prioritize customer groups by largest revenue opportunity · High impact ‘programmatic experiences’ now easily deployed through new business and...

Boehringer Ingelheim’s adalimumab biosimilar candidate shows similar efficacy and safety profile to Humira® in... -Wednesday 26 October 2016

Phase III study established equivalence in efficacy and similar safety profile between BI 695501 and Humira® (adalimumab) in patients with active rheumatoid arthritis (RA) Results pave the way for submitting BI 695501 for regulatory approval in key markets (BUSINESS WIRE)--...

Azizi Developments Launches AED 470 Million Fully-Serviced Residence in Dubai Healthcare City: Azizi Aliyah -Wednesday 26 October 2016  

Azizi Developments, a leading UAE-based real estate developer with global reach into international markets, has announced its newest project in the emerging Dubai Healthcare City: Azizi Aliyah. The fully-serviced residence, a B+G+2P+14+R structure, is Azizi Developments’ first project in Dubai...

OT Will Present Its Q3 2016 Financial Results to Investors on November 10th, 2016 -Wednesday 26 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OT (Oberthur Technologies), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions, today announced that it will present its third quarter 2016 financial results to investors on Thursday November 10th, 2016. Didier Lamouche (CEO) and...