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Boehringer Ingelheim Boosts Immune-Oncology Pipeline Through Collaboration with ViraTherapeutics INGELHEIM, Germany & INNSBRUCK, Austria -Wednesday 28 September 2016  

New long-term collaboration to develop next generation oncolytic virus platform and lead candidate VSV-GP Potential transaction value of up to EUR 210 million; co-funding of development activities and option to acquire ViraTherapeutics (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim and...

 TRUSTECH (Incorporating CARTES), the Global Event Dedicated to Trust-Based Technologies is Presenting Its 2016... -Wednesday 28 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- New name, new targets, new location and most of all a new format for TRUSTECH. The TRUSTECH Confex is now completing the CARTES Exhibition with a high level conference programme. Numerous international speakers and opinion leaders from payments, financial services,...

CIO’s and CEO’s across GCC Oil & Gas, Retail, Hospitality and Banking industry to Benefit from one-day... -Wednesday 28 September 2016  

eSecurityDen 2017 Tuesday 28 February 2017 InterContinental Hotel, Dubai Festival City, Dubai eSecurityDen 2017, the one-day cyber security conference will specifically benefit CIO’s and CEO’s of Oil & Gas, Retail, Hospitality and Banking organizations across GCC - according to the...

The GSMA and World Customs Organization Sign Agreement to Combat Mobile Device Fraud -Wednesday 28 September 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA and the World Customs Organization (WCO) today announced an agreement to collaborate in the fight against the counterfeiting and fraudulent trading of mobile devices. The partnership will focus on the integration of the GSMA’s mobile device database with the WCO’s...

Mauritanian Minister of Interior Visits Civil Defense Academy -Wednesday 28 September 2016  

A delegation from the Mauritanian Ministry of Interior, headed by H.E Mohammed Ould Ahmed Salem, Minister of Interior and Decentralization at the Islamic Republic of Mauritania visited on Tuesday the Civil Defense Academy in Abu Dhabi.  The visit aims to acquaint the delegation with the...

GCC Award Committee Meeting Concludes -Wednesday 28 September 2016  

In the closing statement of the GCC Award Committee’s third meeting recently held in Abu Dhabi, participants called for examining the special guidebook on honors and medals prepared by the Organizational Excellence Department at the UAE Ministry of Interior. The Secretariat General of the...

MoI Council Calls for Instilling Values ​​of Positive Patriotism and Preserving cultural achievements of the State -Wednesday 28 September 2016  

The Ministry of Interior’s council stressed the need to disseminate and instill the values of positivity, tolerance and true patriotism in all segments of society, especially the youth.  The council is part is part of the awareness-raising councils organized by the Law Respect Culture Bureau,...

EIPA Takes part in the 10th International Law Enforcement IP Crime Conference in London -Wednesday 28 September 2016  

A delegation from the Emirates Intellectual Property Association (EIPA) chaired by Major General Dr. Abdul Quddous Al Obaidly, Chairman of the Emirates Intellectual Property Association (EIPA) participated in the 10th International Law Enforcement IP Crime Conference that was held in London. The...

STATS Unveils New Global Brand Identity  -Wednesday 28 September 2016    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- STATS launched a new brand identity representative of the company’s global presence and future growth in sports data and technology. Following a year of organic growth and strategic acquisitions, STATS is unifying its portfolio under the new STATS brand to best serve the...

Ethernet Alliance Applauds Successful Completion of IEEE 802.3bz -Wednesday 28 September 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Ethernet Alliance, a global consortium dedicated to the continued success and advancement of Ethernet technologies, today hailed ratification of IEEE 802.3bz™, Standard for Ethernet Amendment: Media Access Control Parameters, Physical Layers and Management Parameters...

Saif bin Zayed Meets Mauritanian Minister of Interior  -Tuesday 27 September 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, met at his office on Monday with H.E Ahmed Ould Abdallah, Minister of Interior and Decentralization of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania and the accompanying delegation. During the meeting, both...

50 Officers and Firefighters Receive Fire Management Training in Germany -Tuesday 27 September 2016  

A total of 25 officers from the UAE’s various civil defense departments successfully completed the advanced firefighting training course for officers. This course, which was held at the Hamburg Fire Service Academy in Germany, aims at increasing the efficiency and performance of civil defense...

UAE Delegation Examines French Intellectual Property Rights Protection Experiences -Tuesday 27 September 2016  

During a visit to France, a UAE delegation headed by Major General Dr. Abdul Quddous Abdul Razzaq Al Obaidly, Chairman of the Emirates Intellectual Property Association (EIPA) accompanied by Brigadier Sultan Al Nuaimi, Ajman police Commander-in-Chief and Lt. Colonel Mansour Al Gargawi reviewed...

GSMA Announces Full Speaker Line-up for Mobile 360 Series – Middle East -Tuesday 27 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today confirmed the final speaker line-up and agenda for its upcoming Mobile 360 Series – Middle East conference taking place in Dubai 17-18 October 2016. The mobile industry-focused event, which is now in its fourth year, brings together a world-class conference...

Velodyne LiDAR Continues Global Expansion, Opens European Operations -Tuesday 27 September 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Velodyne announced today that it has officially opened Velodyne Europe GmbH in the Frankfurt Rhein Main area in Rüsselsheim, Germany. The expansion of Velodyne operations will further enhance the production and engineering support model Velodyne LiDAR is implementing...

Smartmatic Launches TIVI - a Secure and Verifiable Online Voting Solution -Tuesday 27 September 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today, Smartmatic announced the launch of TIVI, a secure, verifiable online voting solution for governmental elections. This next-generation voting solution provides the strongest assurance of election integrity of any online voting solution available today. It is the only...

New Speakers Unveiled for GSMA Mobility Live! – North America -Tuesday 27 September 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA and the Metro Atlanta Chamber today announced more than 20 additional speakers for the ‘GSMA Mobility Live! – North America’ conference being held in Atlanta, 1-2 November 2016. Newly added to the conference programme are leading executives from Adobe, Amazon,...

First-of-Its-Kind Fund Dedicated to Women in the Arab World Launched at UN General Assembly -Tuesday 27 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In a historic step towards accelerating global efforts to enhance the status of girls and women worldwide, the NAMA Women Advancement Establishment (NAMA) – an organisation dedicated to developing opportunities for women – has launched the ‘NAMA International Women...

More Than 30 Data Presentations at the World Union of Wound Healing Societies Congress Expand Body of Evidence for... -Tuesday 27 September 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Acelity, a global advanced wound care and regenerative medicine company, announced today that data from more than 30 abstracts, including 14 oral presentations and 22 poster presentations, will be presented this week at the World Union of Wound Healing Societies (WUWHS)...

 AGCO is Founding Member of the DKE Data-Hub Initiative -Tuesday 27 September 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AGCO Corporation (NYSE:AGCO), a world-leading manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, is proud to announce its participation as a founding member of the DKE Data-Hub initiative. This participation is one example of how AGCO’s precision agriculture strategy,...