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MoI and ADEC Discuss cooperation to Fight child abuse ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday 9 November 2016  

The Ministry of Interior’s Child Protection Center and the Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC) discussed ways to promote joint training and awareness programs and initiatives, aimed at providing children with the highest levels of protection against all kinds of abuse. The meeting falls in line...

Light Air Sports law Implementation Mechanisms Discussed -Tuesday 8 November 2016  

The regulatory committee of light air sports stressed the importance of implementing the existing laws that regulate this sport. The committee also called for activating law enforcement mechanisms and procedures to monitor offenders. The committee, which was chaired by Major General Dr. Ahmed...

MoI Delegation Participates in INTERPOL General Assembly Meeting in Indonesia -Tuesday 8 November 2016  

A delegation from the Ministry of Interior is taking part in the INTERPOL General Assembly meeting held in Bali, Indonesia. The delegation is headed by led by Brigadier Hamad Ajlan Al Amimi, Director General of the Federal Criminal Police.   The meeting, which runs until November 10, will...

Danish Minister for Business and Growth Leads a Tour for Danish Companies in Dubai -Tuesday 8 November 2016  

 H.E. Troels Lund Poulsen, Danish Minister for Business and Growth lead representatives of 45 Danish companies in a two days visit to Dubai, UAE, during which several workshops and activities on relevant issues were organized. The Minister’s visit aimed to strengthen the commercial ties...

EUROSTAR Group and Italian Major Quantum Eye KSA’s Smart Energy Market for Expansion -Tuesday 8 November 2016  

With a steadily growing demand for energy consumption in the Kingdom, the country has been making a national effort to enhance efficiency and eco-sustainability. In line with this mission of the government, QESCO (Quantum Eurostar Energy Solutions Company), a one-stop-shop destination for energy...

 SES: NATO Ground Surveillance Contract Awarded to GovSat  -Tuesday 8 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that its Luxembourgish 50% affiliate GovSat has secured a long term commercial satellite communications contract to support the operational phase of NATO Alliance Ground Surveillance (AGS). The contract is for an end-to-end...

 Shiseido Wins the Poster Award at the 29th IFSCC Congress in Orlando  -Tuesday 8 November 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Shiseido Company, Limited won the Poster Award at the IFSCC*1 Congress 2016, held from October 30 to November 2, 2016 in Orlando, USA. IFSCC is recognized as the world’s most authoritative meeting, where researchers share their latest findings in the field of cosmetic...

Experts Warn On Increased Cyber Attacks, Share Tips On How to Mitigate Impact -Tuesday 8 November 2016

To educate and raise awareness on Cyber vulnerability, Millennium Insurance Brokers, one of the leading Insurance Advisory and Broking firms in association with Clyde & Co are organising a seminar on Cyber Risks and Security in Dubai on November 10, 2016 at Hotel Al Murooj Rotana...

IMA Launches Regional Initiative to Empower Business Leaders in the Middle East -Tuesday 8 November 2016  

IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants), the global association of accountants and financial accountants in business, is conducting a roadshow across the Middle Eastern countries to drive value in corporate organizations. Dennis Whitney, Senior Vice President, Certifications, Exams, and...

 OT MOTION CODETM, the First Dynamic Security Code Card Certified by CB Group  -Tuesday 8 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OT (Oberthur Technologies), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions, today announces that it has received certification from the Cartes Bancaires group (CB), a French Economic Interest Group (EIG) bringing together nearly 120...

SES Enhances Connectivity for Governments and Institutions -Tuesday 8 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) provides breakthrough connectivity solutions to governments and institutions. These organisations rely on connectivity for their increasingly data hungry applications, a need that SES is supplying. SES services are reliable,...

Hong Kong Lifestyle Expo A Huge Success in Dubai -Tuesday 8 November 2016  

The fourth edition of the HKTDC Lifestyle Expo concluded yesterday in Dubai with an overwhelming response from visitors and exhibitors. Jointly organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) and the Department of Commerce of Guangdong Province, the Lifestyle Expo features a wide...

al khaliji wins Global Finance’s coveted  ‘Best Private Bank’ award in Qatar for 2017  -Tuesday 8 November 2016

Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C., Qatar’s next generation bank, has been named 2017’s ‘Best Private Bank’ in Qatar, by the industry-leading ‘Global Finance’ magazine. This award is a testament to al khaliji’s commitment providing clients with innovative products,...

BOARD International Announces Co-located Headquarters in Boston, MA and Chiasso, Switzerland  -Tuesday 8 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BOARD International, the world’s leading supplier of Decision Making software for enterprises, today announced co-located headquarters in Boston, MA and Chiasso, Switzerland to underscore its strategic focus on the US market for Business Intelligence, Analytics and...

 New European study highlights differing priorities in physician’s therapy goals when treating advanced lung... -Tuesday 8 November 2016

Data showed that 60% of physicians prioritised factors related to maintaining quality of life, achieving disease stability or tumour response, whilst less than half of the physicians prioritised extending overall survival as a primary therapy goal for patients Patient attitudes to therapy...

Toshiba to Expand 3D Flash Memory Production Capacity by Building New Fabrication Facility at Yokkaichi -Tuesday 8 November 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced the outline schedule for the construction of a state-of-the-art fabrication facility at Yokkaichi Operations in Mie, Japan, for expanded production of BiCS FLASHTM, its proprietary 3D Flash memory[1]. Following on from the...

Zeochem Hires Chee Hong Tan as General Manager South East Asia -Tuesday 8 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Zeochem Group announced the recruitment of Chee Hong Tan as General Manager of Zeochem Pte. Ltd. being responsible for business development in South East Asia. In this new role, he will oversee the regional distributors and promote Zeochem products directly to key customers in...

Ministry of Interior’s Council Calls for Promoting Positive Patriotism  -Tuesday 8 November 2016

Participants in the Ministry of Interior’s council, hosted by Mefleh Ayed Al Ahbabi at his residence in Al Ain, called for promoting positive patriotism and instilling the culture of tolerance and good values in children. The council is part is part of the awareness-raising councils...

Xignite to License its AWS-based Market Data Cloud Platform to Exchanges and Data Vendors -Tuesday 8 November 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FinovateAsia 2016 -- Xignite, Inc., the leading provider of cloud-based financial data Application Programming Interfaces (APIs) announced today the ability to license the company’s Market Data Cloud platform. The Xignite Market Data Cloud is a cloud-based market data...

Seattle Genetics and Takeda Complete Enrollment of Phase 3 ECHELON-2 Clinical Trial Evaluating ADCETRIS®... -Tuesday 8 November 2016

-Data from ECHELON-2 Phase 3 Trial Expected in 2017 to 2018 Timeframe- (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Seattle Genetics, Inc. (Nasdaq: SGEN) and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502) today announced completion of patient enrollment in the ECHELON-2 clinical trial. ECHELON-2 is a global phase...