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ZTE to Report 43.5% Jump in Full-Year Profit SHENZHEN, China -Wednesday 20 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ZTE Corporation (0763.HK / 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, issued guidance for full-year profit to increase 43.5%, with projected record-breaking revenue. Net profit...

MENA Deal Value Declines in 2015 While Volume Improves On 2014 -Wednesday 20 January 2016

 2015 has proven to be rather disappointing in terms of M&A activity targeting companies based in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). Deal values have declined against an increase in volume year-on-year, according to Zephyr, the M&A database published by Bureau van Dijk. In total some USD...

Morinaga Milk Opens New Subsidiary in Singapore -Wednesday 20 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Morinaga Milk Industry Co., Ltd. (TOKYO:2264), the leading dairy product company in Japan, today announced the establishment of its new subsidiary, Morinaga Nutritional Foods (Asia Pacific) Pte. Ltd. located in Singapore. The new subsidiary company represents another step by...

‘The Silicon Review’ lists Pacific Controls among ‘Top 10 Fastest Growing IoT Companies in the World’ -Tuesday 19 January 2016

  Pacific Control Systems (PCS), a leading provider of Internet of Things (IOT) managed services solutions globally, has been listed among the ‘Top 10 Fastest Growing IoT Companies in the World in 2015’ by The Silicon Review’ magazine.   Pacific Controls makes it to The Silicon...

Coca-Cola Announces “One Brand” Global Marketing Approach -Tuesday 19 January 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Drinking a Coca-Cola, any Coca-Cola, makes the moment special. Today at an event in Paris, the Company’s Chief Marketing Officer, Marcos de Quinto, revealed a new ‘One Brand’ global marketing strategy that, for the first time ever, unites Coca-Cola, Coca-Cola...

Axios Systems ranks No. 1 in four categories on the Ovum Decision Matrix for IT Service Management -Tuesday 19 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global analyst house Ovum have awarded IT Service Management (ITSM) leader Axios Systems the highest rating in four key assessment categories. Highlighted within the Ovum Decision Matrix for ITSM powered by software-as-a-service (SaaS), the categories in which Axios scooped...

FlexTrade Expands FX Sales Staff for EMEA Region -Tuesday 19 January 2016

-- Glen Sargeant, FX Buy-Side Sales Manager -- -- Marek Lewandowski, Cross-Asset / FX Sales Manager -- (BUSINESS WIRE)-- FlexTrade Systems, a global leader in multi-asset execution and order management systems, today announced the appointments of Glen Sargeant and Marek Lewandowski as FX...

NYIF Partners With Exchange Experts to Advise Emerging and Frontier Markets -Tuesday 19 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The New York Institute of Finance announced today that it is partnering with the Global Markets Advisory Group to offer comprehensive consulting services to financial regulators, exchange operators and market participants in emerging and frontier markets.   GMAG, a...

TransCore’s Tolling Call Centre Operations in Dubai Earns Smart Government Award -Tuesday 19 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TransCore’s customer service centre operations of the Salik Toll System took top honors for the Roads & Transport Authority (RTA) of Dubai. At the recent Number One Government Expo, RTA was presented with the 2015 Hamdan bin Mohammed Award for Smart Government for “Best...

Ground-Breaking Ceremony Held for First Six Flags-Branded Theme Park in China -Tuesday 19 January 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (NYSE: SIX), the world’s largest regional theme park company, today announced that Riverside Investment Group Co. Ltd., an award-winning tourism and real estate developer, broke ground on a 30 billion yuan (USD $4.6 billion) development...

Emirates Society Organizes Awareness Campaigns on Animal Welfare Issues -Tuesday 19 January 2016  

During the Emirates Society’s first meeting of 2016, Dr. Nasser Lakhrebani Al Nuaimi, Chairman of the Emirates Animal Welfare Society, reviewed the schedule of the awareness campaigns that will be launched by the society throughout the year. The campaigns will target the largest segment of the...

#Wba’den_Wayak Hashtag Witnesses a Significant Public Interaction -Tuesday 19 January 2016  

The hashtag #Wba’den_Wayak (#Come_On) has witnessed significant public interaction from thousands of individuals via the Ministry of Interior’s various accounts on social media Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and Google +. The Security Media Department at the Security Support...

Dr. Michael’s Dental Clinic in Dubai Welcomes New School Projects Coordinator -Tuesday 19 January 2016  

Dr. Michael’s Dental Clinic, the leading and most advanced dental health care provider in the region, welcomes new School Projects Coordinator Dr. Sosan Fatima to its team of dental experts. Dr. Sosan graduated with a BDS from Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University in 2011. She is a team...

AGCO’s 5th Africa Summit Calls for Inclusive and Sustainable Growth in African Agriculture -Tuesday 19 January 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AGCO (NYSE: AGCO), a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural machinery and solutions, today held its fifth annual AGCO Africa Summit in Berlin, Germany. The Summit is a joint initiative of AGCO, Bayer CropScience, Rabobank and De Lage Landen....

Zayed Future Energy Prize Recognises Nine New Winners -Tuesday 19 January 2016  

Former Prime Minister of Norway, Dr. Gro Harlem Brundtland, yesterday received the Lifetime Achievement Award of the Zayed Future Energy Prize at an awards ceremony in Abu Dhabi. Dr. Brundtland, Deputy Chair of The Elders and Vice Chair of the United Nations Foundation, was recognised for her...

Polaris Wireless Wins Patent Dispute Against TruePosition, Inc. -Tuesday 19 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Polaris Wireless (Polaris), the global leader in high-accuracy, software-based wireless location solutions, today announced that it has prevailed in a patent dispute filed by TruePosition, Inc. (TruePosition), a subsidiary of Liberty Broadband Corporation, against Polaris....

Perfect Corp.’s Award-winning Digital Makeover App “YouCam Makeup” Achieves 100 Million Downloads 17 Months after... -Monday 18 January 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Perfect Corp. is proud to announce that YouCam Makeup has achieved the monumental 100 million download milestone worldwide for iOS and Android, making it the most downloaded digital makeover app in the world. YouCam Makeup has not only become one of the “Super Apps” in...

MoI Council Raises Awareness against Internet Risks -Monday 18 January 2016  

Participants in the Ministry of Interior’s Council hosted by UAE national Al Muta’ared Saif Al Afari at his residence in Al Ain under the theme “The Risks of Internet Use on the Youths’ Thought,” recommended developing public policies among stakeholders, in coordination with Abu Dhabi...

Recognition is More Important than Pay, New ACCA Report Finds -Monday 18 January 2016

A new report, Culture and channelling corporate behaviour: ACCA member survey, published by ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) has found that recognition at work is the highest motivator, regardless of age, industry or location – even outstripping monetary reward....

The impact of hot weather on the cornea and how to treat it -Monday 18 January 2016  

High temperatures, extremely bright sunlight, hot air currents, and dry air are all factors that have direct impacts on the body in general and the eyes in particular. Individuals in areas where summer heat doesn’t exceed 35 degrees can feel these changes, so what would be impacts of these...