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Social Support Department in Al Ain Organizes a Book Fair ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Saturday 30 April 2016      

The Al Ain Social Support Center, affiliated to the Social Support Centers Department at the Abu Dhabi Police GHQ, recently organized a book fair under the theme “Friends of Reading”. The event is in response to the initiative of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of...

XPRIZE and UN Announce Global Partnership to Empower Children’s Learning Through Technology -Saturday 30 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The XPRIZE Foundation with the United Nations’ Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the World Food Programme (WFP) today announced a new partnership for the US$15 Million Global Learning XPRIZE – a five-year competition challenging teams to...

ZTE First-Quarter Profit Reaches RMB950 Million After Improvements in Operating Cash Flow -Friday 29 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ZTE Corporation (H share stock code: 0763.HK / A share stock code: 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, today announced its first quarter results for the period ending 31 March...

ADP Celebrate the World Day for Safety and Health at Work -Friday 29 April 2016      

The Abu Dhabi Police GHQ called for enhancing the culture of prevention in occupational safety and health among police staff members during the celebration to mark the World Day for Safety and Health at Work, which was held on Thursday at the Forensic Evidence Hall, at the Abu Dhabi Police...

YuppTV Adds Star Plus and Life OK to its Bouquet of Premium Hindi Offerings! -Friday 29 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- YuppTV, the world’s largest Over-The-Top (OTT) provider for South Asian content, has enabled two premium Hindi entertainment channels – Star Plus and Life OK – for its users in the UK, EU, Middle East, Malaysia and New Zealand. YuppTV’s latest move will delight its...

ADP Residency and Foreigners Affairs Organizes First Customer Service Forum for 2016 -Friday 29 April 2016      

The General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners’ Affairs in Abu Dhabi organized the first Customer Service Forum for 2016 under the slogan “Your Happiness is Our Goal.” The Forum that was held at the Emirates Institute of Naturalization and Residency was attended by Colonel Salem Al...

The Security Media Department: A Realistic Image - Failure to abide by legal cargo size and/or weight is a violation of... -Friday 29 April 2016  

The Security Media Department extends its warmest greetings and thanks for your unrelenting cooperation. We highly value your partnership aimed at boosting the security and safety system in the UAE. In line with our ongoing effort to shed light on the positive and negative behaviors that are...

SES to Take Control of O3b Networks -Friday 29 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) has agreed to increase its interest in O3b Networks (O3b) to 50.5% and, in doing so, will take a controlling share in the company. The transaction is subject to regulatory approvals which are expected to be completed during...

Honoring Participants of ISNR Abu Dhabi 2016 -Thursday 28 April 2016  

On Wednesday, Major General Staff Dr. Obeid Al Ketbi, Chairman of the ISNR’s Higher Organizing Committee organized a ceremony at Etihad Towers in Abu Dhabi, to honor entities who took part in ISNR 2016, which was held in Abu Dhabi between 15-17 March. The honoring ceremony was attended by...

Nordson EFD Launches 4-Axis R Series Automated Dispensing System with Best-In-Class Repeatability -Thursday 28 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nordson EFD, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), the world’s leading precision fluid dispensing systems manufacturer, introduces the new R Series 4-axis automated fluid dispensing system featuring TeachMotion™ proprietary, specialized software for market-leading repeatability...

Annual Students Forum 2016 to Qualify Inmates to join the Workforce -Thursday 28 April 2016  

The Punitive & Correctional Institutions Department at Abu Dhabi Police recently organized the annual students’ forum 2016 at Al Wathba Section in Abu Dhabi. The forum is part of the qualification program aimed at preparing and rehabilitating inmates to join the workforce. Colonel Saeed...

MoI Executive Council Discusses Strategic Projects and Initiatives -Thursday 28 April 2016  

The Ministry of Interior’s Executive Council discussed the most important development projects and strategic initiatives for the Ministry of Interior. The meeting, the fourth for 2016, was headed by Major General Dr. Nasser Lakhrebani Al Nuaimi, Secretary General of the Office of HH Deputy...

Little Life Hack, “Berry” Big Benefit -Thursday 28 April 2016    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Women today do it all and don’t have time to be slowed down by pesky infections like urinary tract infections (UTIs). Luckily, there’s a simple solution to stave off that unwelcome sensation, and it’s been around for nearly a century – cranberry juice. Chock-full of...

Eurovision Partners with SES to Broadcast Rio 2016 Olympics -Thursday 28 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that it has signed a capacity agreement with Eurovision to broadcast the Rio 2016 Olympics to sports fans around the world.      As part of the agreement, Eurovision will lease several transponders on the NSS-806...

Phase 3 Trial Results for First Oral Proteasome Inhibitor NINLARO (ixazomib) Published in The New England Journal of... -Thursday 28 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE: 4502) today announced that results from the international, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled TOURMALINE-MM1 Phase 3 clinical study, evaluating once-weekly oral NINLARO® (ixazomib) capsules plus lenalidomide and...

Biogen Appoints Michael Ehlers Executive Vice President, Research and Development -Thursday 28 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Biogen (NASDAQ: BIIB) today announced the appointment of Michael Ehlers, M.D., Ph.D., as executive vice president, Research and Development. Dr. Ehlers will oversee Biogen’s global Research, Drug Discovery, Clinical Development, and Medical Affairs functions, defining the...

Visa Opens its First Innovation Center in Asia -Thursday 28 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) today announced the opening of its Singapore innovation center, the first in a network of new regional innovation centers that Visa is launching globally. The new 7,000 square foot Singapore facility will serve as a destination for clients, partners and...

OPPLE Lighting Partners With Huawei on Smart Home -Wednesday 27 April 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OPPLE LIGHTING, China’s leading lighting brand, has lately signed up Smart Home Strategic Cooperation Agreement with Huawei, the global leader of telecommunication equipment suppliers and smart phone manufacturers. By establishing smart home system with cutting-edge...

Nasser Lootah Real Estate Adopts Yardi RENTCafé -Wednesday 27 April 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nasser Lootah Real Estate Company (NLRE) is enhancing its marketing and resident services with RENTCafé®, a comprehensive property marketing, leasing and resident services solution.   NLRE is one of Dubai’s leading real estate companies with a mixed use portfolio...

Al Rumaithi Attends Security Drill at the ADP Special Tasks Department -Wednesday 27 April 2016      

Major General Mohammed Khalfan Matar Al Rumaithi, Deputy Commander-in-Chief of Abu Dhabi Police, attended on Wednesday a security drill at the Force 7 Department’s headquarters. The drill was organized by the General Directorate of Guards and Special Tasks at the Abu Dhabi Police, in...