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Media’s Positive Role Highlighted at Glittering Aster Media Awards Ceremony Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday 9 November 2016      

The inaugural edition of  Aster Media Awards saw luminaries emphasizing the critical role of media in ensuring inclusiveness in society and reiterated the immense impact that journalism of positive kind can have on the nation. At a glittering function held in New Delhi recently, The Award in...

Alf Khair and Kharabeesh KSA to Create Social Media Content to Support Saudi Vision 2030 -Wednesday 9 November 2016  

Kharabeesh KSA, the Arab World’s leading Multi-Channel Network, and Alf Khair, a Riyadh based social enterprise, today announced a partnership to create social media content for the Kingdom’s ambitious generation of Saudi youth. “It’s no secret that Saudi Arabia has the highest...

MoI Delegation Reviews Operational Leadership Experiences in UK -Wednesday 9 November 2016  

A delegation from the Ministry of Interior reviewed the best experiences and services in the field of operational leadership implemented in a number of major police and civil institutions in the United Kingdom. This visit is part of a three-day course organized by the Leadership Development...

MAKE Art Café in Dubai Approaches First Anniversary with New MAKE Expansions Ahead -Wednesday 9 November 2016

MAKE Art Café, the flagship sub-brand of MAKE Business Café, is coming up on their first anniversary of successful operations in Alserkal Cultural Foundation in the Al Fahidi Historical District, Dubai. The anniversary comes amidst MAKE’s plans to further expand into the UAE and the wider...

Naturalization Delegation Visits RAK Judicial Department and Public Prosecution -Wednesday 9 November 2016  

A delegation from the Directorate General of Naturalization at the Ministry of Interior visited the Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) Judicial Department and Public Prosecution. The visit aims to enhance communication with partners and to ensure sustainable relations with society in a bid to achieve the...

Canada Plans Major Changes in Immigration Policies to Increase Immigration -Wednesday 9 November 2016

The government of Canada introduced the Express Entry system in January 2015 with the aim to expedite immigration process and increase immigration. Under the new process, eligible candidates are ranked through Comprehensive Ranking System. As per the latest update, the Canadian government...

MoI and ADEC Discuss cooperation to Fight child abuse -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...