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The Unified Gulf Inmates Week Begins Sunday ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Saturday 24 December 2016

The UAE’s annual celebration of the Unified Gulf Inmates Week for the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Countries will begin on Sunday, under the slogan “Together to Achieve Reform”. The main opening event will be held at the Ras Al Khaimah Cultural Center and will be organized by Directorate...

AIT to Acquire Nova-Tech Engineering -Friday 23 December 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Advanced Integration Technology (“AIT”) announced today an investment in Nova-Tech Engineering (“Nova-Tech”). Based in Lynnwood, WA, Nova-Tech is a designer and integrator of critical assembly automation, materials handling and friction stir welding equipment and...

Graduation of 30 Officers in Two Specialized Courses at the Police Officers Training Institute -Friday 23 December 2016

The Ministry of Interior celebrated the graduation of 30 officers from the various police general headquarters and departments, after completing two courses, notably the “Modern Applications in Strategic Leadership” and the “Excellence and Innovation in Management”. The graduation...

NAB Show Shanghai Emerges as Premiere Event for Media, Technology and Content Creation in China -Thursday 22 December 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), producer of NAB Show, today announced registered attendance increased fivefold for the second annual NAB Show Shanghai, held December 6-9 at the Kerry Hotel and the adjacent Shanghai National International Expo Center in the...

Azizi Developments to Launch 50 New Projects in 2017! -Thursday 22 December 2016  

Azizi Developments – a leading UAE-based real estate developer with global reach into international markets – announced an unprecedented launch of 50 new developments, which will comprise of residential, commercial and retail space in 2017. The announcement of such a high number of...

SES: MX1 and ASTRA Continue to Provide Discovery with Services and Reach -Thursday 22 December 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that MX1, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SES and a global media service provider, and ASTRA, the largest European Direct-to-Home (DTH) satellite system, have extended their contracts with Discovery Networks Germany for...

MoI Leadership Development Center participates in the “Pleasure of Reading” Activities in Al Ain -Thursday 22 December 2016

The Leadership Development Center at the Ministry of Interior hosted a workshop titled ‘Leadership Development Center... Features of the Future’ and distributed the book ‘Personality and Professional Behavior’ penned by Lt. Colonel Dr. Omar Ibrahim Al Ali, Director of the Leadership...

MoI launches “The Safer you are, The Happier They Are” campaign -Thursday 22 December 2016

In line with the directives of HH Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, to achieve national agenda goals as part of the government accelerators program, a first-of-its-kind in the world,  the Ministry of Interior launched a campaign...

“Aqdar” Showcases its Safe Internet Use Strategy at IGF Mexico -Thursday 22 December 2016

The Khalifa Student Empowerment Program “Aqdar” presented its strategy and mechanisms for safe Internet use at the Internet Governance Forum 2016, which was held recently in Mexico under the auspices of the United Nations. It is noteworthy that this Forum aims at pushing for more control...

Third Edition of the Minister of Interior’s Award for Scientific Research Launched -Thursday 22 December 2016

In response to the directives of Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, the Ministry of Interior launched the third edition of the Minister of Interior’s Award for Scientific Research. During  a meeting chaired by Major General Nasser...

Dubai Police Unveils ‘Crime Prediction’ Software -Thursday 22 December 2016

Space Imaging Middle East (SIME) is pleased to announce that Crime Prediction- its latest predictive policing software- has been successfully launched by the Dubai Police force. The software, which is the first of its kind in the region, was developed in support of the UAE’s Smart...

GCC delegations examine the Smart Travel system at Abu Dhabi International Airport -Wednesday 21 December 2016  

Delegations of Border Passports’ officials in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries reviewed the Smart Travel system currently applied at Abu Dhabi International Airport. The GCC countries’ delegations visited the Abu Dhabi International Airport, where they were welcomed by Colonel...

999 Magazine Celebrates the UAE’s 45th National Day -Wednesday 21 December 2016  

The 999 Magazine, the Ministry of Interior’s cultural, social, and security magazine, hosted a ceremony to mark the UAE’s 45th National Day. The ceremony was held on Tuesday at the Emirates Palace Hotel in Abu Dhabi under the slogan ‘Happiest People.’   The ceremony was attended...

Saif bin Zayed Launches Educational Computer Game: UAE RACING -Wednesday 21 December 2016  

During a ceremony held at the MoI’s headquarters, Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, launched on Wednesday an educational computer game ‘UAE RACING’. The app is available on the Apple store and Google Play and was created by a...

Al Dhaheri Elected as New member of Arab Police Sports Federation Executive Office -Wednesday 21 December 2016  

Colonel Mohammed Hamid Bin Dalmouj Al Dhaheri, Chairman of the Police Sports Association and Vice President of the International Police Sports Union (USIP) was elected member of the Arab Police Sports Federation (APSF) Executive Office. His election took place yesterday in Qatar during the APSF...

 Desert Oasis: Curio – A Collection by Hilton Adds Miramonte Indian Wells Resort & Spa  -Wednesday 21 December 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- An historic, tranquil four-diamond resort in the Southern California desert is the newest addition to Curio – A Collection by Hilton, a global portfolio of distinctive upper upscale hotels.     Miramonte Indian Wells Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton, is an...

Octapharma Presents Key Data with Nuwiq® in Previously Untreated Patients from the NuProtect Study at the American... -Wednesday 21 December 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On Sunday, 4th December, 2016 Octapharma presented interim data from the ongoing phase 3 study, NuProtect at the 58th ASH Annual Meeting & Exposition in San Diego, California. The presentation was nominated for inclusion in the 2017 North American Highlights of ASH Roadshow...

Public Tender Offer by TDK Subsidiary EPCOS to Acquire Tronics Successful -Wednesday 21 December 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TDK Corporation (“TDK”, TOKYO: 6762) and Tronics Microsystems SA (“Tronics”, ISIN:FR0004175099 ALTRO) jointly announced today that the all-cash public tender offer launched by TDK’s wholly-owned subsidiary EPCOS AG (“EPCOS”) was successfully closed on December 14,...

 TDK to Acquire InvenSense -Wednesday 21 December 2016

       Key Transaction Highlights: Acquisition promotes further growth in sensor and actuator products, an important part of TDK’s strategic growth plan, and will strengthen TDK’s position as a stronger global player for sensor solutions. Transaction brings together more complete...

Connect+ Awards: Biolog-id Receives “Best Solution for Industrial Smart Objects” Award -Wednesday 21 December 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Biolog-id received the “Best Solution for Industrial Smart Objects” award for its complete blood bag traceability solution during the Connect+ Event awards ceremony on Thursday, December 8, 2016, part of the Smart Industries show in Paris. Biolog-id has developed a fully...