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DENSO and Toshiba Agree to Develop Artificial Intelligence Technology, Deep Neural Network-IP, for Next-generation Image... KARIYA, Japan & TOKYO -Monday 17 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- DENSO Corporation and Toshiba Corporation have reached a basic agreement to jointly develop an artificial intelligence technology called Deep Neural Network-Intellectual Property (DNN-IP), which will be used in image recognition systems which have been independently...

Seminar on the ‘Fourth Generation of the Government Excellence System’ at the Abu Dhabi Police College -Monday 17 October 2016  

The Relations and Guidance Section at the Police College organized a lecture about the “Fourth Generation System for Governmental Distinction.” The seminar was titled “Conditions and Mechanisms of Evaluation and Implementation” and was held at Al Ittihad Hall at the college’s...

Saif bin Zayed Receives ‘We Are All Police’ Membership -Monday 17 October 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, received in his office on Monday membership No. 3 of the ‘We Are All Police’ initiative. The initiative aims at promoting the values of happiness and positivity in society and to strengthen...

AURAK Signs MoU with ICT Fund -Monday 17 October 2016  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority’s (TRA) ICT Fund. The agreement was signed at the GITEX technology exhibition currently being hosted at the Dubai World Trade Centre, by the AURAK...

Oral Ozanimod Efficacy and Safety Results from Phase 2 TOUCHSTONE Extension Trial in Patients with Ulcerative Colitis to... -Monday 17 October 2016

Safety and tolerability were consistent with previous studies of ozanimod (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celgene International Sàrl, a wholly owned subsidiary of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG), today announced that data from the open-label extension of the TOUCHSTONE phase 2 clinical trial of ozanimod...

Now You Can Vote Online with a Selfie -Monday 17 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Smartmatic is officially presenting this week the first secure online voting solution where the voter's identity is verified with a selfie. The greatest challenge for online voting has always been to make sure that whoever is voting is really the person that is eligible to...

SDS To Unveil Subscription-Based BI Platform at GITEX -Monday 17 October 2016  

Sàvant Data System (SDS), a leading retail solutions and services company providing business intelligence (BI) to the retail sector, banks, museums, airports and casinos, and serving more than 400 retailers in over 38 countries, is unveiling its subscription-based platform for business...

New GSMA Report Sees Rise in Mobile Broadband and Smartphone Adoption across Middle East and North Africa  -Monday 17 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mobile broadband networks will account for 61 per cent of mobile connections by 2020, up from 41 per cent today, across the diverse Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region, according to a new GSMA report published today at the GSMA Mobile 360 Series – Middle East...

The EuroMena Funds to Join Over 400 MENA Private Equity & VC Professionals at SuperReturn Middle East  -Monday 17 October 2016

With the aim of sharing its strategic insights and creating commercial opportunities with 400+ powerful LPs and influential GPs, The EuroMena Funds will be participating in SuperReturn Middle East, the leading Private Equity & Venture Capital conference in the MENA Region. The three-day...

Analogix and MediaTek Collaborate on DisplayPort Technology -Monday 17 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Analogix Semiconductor, Inc. today announced its collaboration with MediaTek Inc., combining MediaTek’s advanced, feature-rich System-on-Chip (SoC) and Analogix’s DisplayPort™ technology for best-in-class multimedia solutions. “Analogix is excited to combine our...

Oral GED-0301 Phase 1b Results Show Clinical Remission and Endoscopic Response at Week 12 in Patients with Active... -Monday 17 October 2016

Endoscopic improvement seen across all treatment groups at 12 weeks Safety and tolerability were consistent with previous studies (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celgene International Sàrl, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ: CELG), today announced that data from a randomized,...

Highlights to Expect for 22nd Yiwu International Commodities Fair  -Monday 17 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 22nd Yiwu International Commodities Fair (Yiwu Fair) is about to kick off on October 21-25, 2016 at Yiwu International Exhibition Center in Zhejiang Province. “Zhejiang Made” initiative to raise global brand awareness “Zhejiang Made” is an important...

Fintech Platform Oxyloans All Set To Go Live -Sunday 16 October 2016  

Borrowers can now connect directly with multiple lenders Borrowers and lenders to have complete control over transactions The financial services industry in the UAE is facing a wave of change, with the FinTech segment leading the charge. The rapid advances in technology have resulted...

ACCA and IMA: Preparing Your Company for Change and Disruption -Sunday 16 October 2016

According to a new report released by ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) and   IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants)), companies must regularly and systematically consider emerging risks to fueling innovation. More information on the report, “Innovation and ERM:...

Minelab Protects Consumers by Combating Counterfeit Products -Sunday 16 October 2016  

Minelab MEA General Trading LLC, the leading distributor of metal detectors and accessories throughout the Middle East and Africa continue to battle strongly against counterfeit products in order to protect their customers. On Thursday 13th October, 8am at Jebel Ali all seized counterfeit items...

UAE Participates in Meeting of ‘Arabian Gulf Security 1’ Higher Commission -Saturday 15 October 2016  

The UAE delegation took part in the meeting of the Higher Joint Security Mobilization Exercise Commission in the Kingdom of Bahrain, to announce the first Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) security mobilization drill, dubbed “Arabian Gulf Security 1”. The meeting, which was chaired by Public...

MoI Rejects License Applications of Three Private Security Companies and Cancels Another -Saturday 15 October 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) rejected the license applications of three companies wishing to work in the private security sector. Moreover, the MoI revoked the license of a private security company for committing legal offenses, and failing to comply with the executive operating regulations...

Bimedia Names Guillaume Dewaël CEO  -Saturday 15 October 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Jean-Baptiste Pondevy, Chairman of the Supervisory Board and founder of Bimedia, one of the French leaders in point-of-sale terminal solutions for convenience stores, is pleased to announce Guillaume Dewael’s immediate appointment as Chief Executive Officer of the...

Check In to Conrad Hotels & Resorts and Check Out Inspired Destinations -Friday 14 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Coming off a successful launch in 2015, Conrad Hotels & Resorts’ Stay Inspired initiative has expanded with a series of exclusive and limited time only events and offerings for global luxury travelers. Honoring the brand’s deep commitment to connecting guests with local...

Philip Morris International Recognized as Top Employer in Africa -Friday 14 October 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE/Euronext Paris: PM) today was recognized for the first time as a Top Employer in Africa for the company’s excellent work environment and exceptional development opportunities for employees. Top Employer certification is the result...