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Abu Dhabi Forensics Wins Iron Man Tournament ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Sunday 20 December 2015  

Forensic Evidence Department at Abu Dhabi Police won the first place in Iron Man Tournament. The Western Region Police Directorate came second, while the Government and Diplomatic Premises Protection Department came third. On the individual level of the championship; Abdullah Al Luqayti from...

The Security Media Department: A Realistic Image -Sunday 20 December 2015  

The Security Media Department is pleased to extend to you its warmest greetings and sincerest wishes for continued success, and we would like to thank you for your response and cooperation with our activities. We appreciate our partnership with you, as it strengthens the safety and security...

UAE to host World’s Firefighter Challenge in March 2016 -Saturday 19 December 2015  

The United Arab Emirates will be hosting the UAE World Firefighter Challenge, on the sidelines of the International Exhibition for Security and National Resilience (ISNR), Abu Dhabi 2016, held in collaboration with Reed Exhibitions at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (Adnec). The...

MoI Calls Trucks and Trailers Drivers to Comply with the New Saudi Regulations -Saturday 19 December 2015  

The Ministry of Interior called upon owners and drivers of foreign trucks and trailers, to observe and get acquainted with the Saudi technical regulations pertaining to protective devices in foreign trucks and trailers crossing to or travelling to Saudi Arabia to avoid being prevented from...

Civil Defense Sector Approves Community Awareness and Training Plan for 2016 -Saturday 19 December 2015  

During a meeting chaired by Major General Jassem Muhammad Al Marzouqui, Civil Defense General Commander-in-chief, the Civil Defense sector approved the ‘Federal Community Awareness and Training Plan for 2016’. The meeting, which was held at the Civil Defense GHQ’s building in Abu Dhabi,...

527 Mawaqif Inspectors Benefit from Crime Prevention Lectures -Saturday 19 December 2015  

527 inspectors from Mawaqef, affiliated with the Department of Transport, have benefited from lectures on crime prevention, organized by the Abu Dhabi Police during the past two years. The lectures are a part of the initiatives prepared by the Crime Prevention Council of the Capital Police...

Nashwa Al Ruwaini Crowned CEO of the Year At IAIR AWARDS 2015 -Saturday 19 December 2015  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nashwa Al Ruwaini, CEO of the media and TV production company Pyramedia triumphed at the 19th edition of the IAIR Awards. The Award Ceremony, held at the Palace Downtown Dubai on the 19th of November 2015, crowned her the CEO of the Year in the Media & Entertainment industry....

ZTE Launches 6-Inch AXON MAX and Global VIP Passport Service for Chinese Users -Saturday 19 December 2015  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ZTE Mobile Devices today announced the launch of the newest and final model of its high-powered AXON flagship series, the AXON MAX. At the same time, the company has announced its special “Global VIP Passport” service catering to owners of its AXON phones. ZTE is now...

Emirati Filmmaker Abdullah Ahmed wins the MoI Cinema Award -Saturday 19 December 2015  

Lt. Colonel Faisal Mohammed Al Shimmari, Deputy Chairman of the Committee for the Ministry of Interior's Cinematic Awards (MOICA), announced that Emirati filmmaker Abdullah Hassan Ahmed the spotlight by winning the Ministry of Interior’s Award, along with a staggering prize of USD 100,000, for...

Hilton’s New Amsterdam Airport Schiphol Hotel Has Landed -Saturday 19 December 2015  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hilton Hotels & Resorts, pioneer of the world’s first airport hotel in 1959, today opens the new Hilton Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, the latest vision for modern air travel accommodation. The state-of-the-art 433-room hotel replaces the previous Hilton Amsterdam Airport...

Retired U.S. Senator Tom Harkin Joins Masimo’s Board of Directors -Friday 18 December 2015

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI), a global innovator of noninvasive patient monitoring technologies, announced today that retired Senator Tom Harkin, former five-term U.S. Senator and former Chairman of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pension (HELP) Committee, has been elected...

ADK YouTube Video Series Entitled "Meet the FURUSATO" Introduces Regional Cultures from Around Japan -Friday 18 December 2015  

Videos Introducing Various Metropolitan and Countryside Settings Short Films Created by Renowned Movie Production Company “Robot Communications” (BUSINESS WIRE)-- ASATSU-DK (TOKYO:9747)(ADK), one of Japan’s leading advertising agencies and headquartered in Tokyo, has launched a...

Televisa Inks New Capacity Deal with SES -Friday 18 December 2015

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A.(NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), announced today that Televisa, the leading Mexican multimedia company, has contracted capacity on SES’s AMC-9 satellite at the orbital position of 83 degrees West. As part of the multi-year agreement, Televisa will utilise three...

Boehringer Ingelheim presents strong lung cancer portfolio and long-awaited head-to-head data of afatinib compared to... -Friday 18 December 2015

12 abstracts for four compounds accepted including: new results from head-to-head trials comparing 2nd-generation EGFR TKI, afatinib, with 1st-generation EGFR TKIs, gefitinib and erlotinib Updated data for 3rd-generation EGFR TKI, BI 1482694, showing strong anti-tumour activity and...

YahLive Secures Additional Capacity from SES -Friday 18 December 2015

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that SES and YahLive – a company jointly established by SES and Yahsat – have agreed access for YahLive to additional capacity at the 52.0 / 52.5 degrees East orbital positions. This results in additional growth potential,...

Abu Dhabi Police Distribute Awareness Brochures for Protection against Electronic Crimes -Friday 18 December 2015  

The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) at the Abu Dhabi Police commenced its campaign to distribute awareness brochures to police servicing departments and governmental institutions across Abu Dhabi. This community outreach initiative aims to enhance protection against electronic crime,...

ADP Provide Safety for Audiences at Al Ain Air Show -Friday 18 December 2015  

The Abu Dhabi Police called upon the public to abide by traffic laws and public safety regulations during the Al Ain Air Championship 2015 (formerly known as Al Ain Aerobatic Show), in order to avoid accidents and preserve everyone’s safety. Colonel Mohammed Suhail Al Rashidi, Director of...

ICT Department’s Staff members and Partners take part in Annual Ceremony -Friday 18 December 2015  

The ICT Department at Abu Dhabi Police Directorate General of Central Operations recently organized an annual recognition ceremony for its staff members and partners , in appreciation for their efforts and  achievements aimed at serving  police work. The directorate stressed the need to...

Ministry of Interior Council in Al Ain Discusses Naturalization and Residency Services -Friday 18 December 2015  

Participants at the Ministry of Interior’s Council called for concerted efforts between all competent authorities and local community in order in order to address the issue of illegal infiltrators and offender residents. They also called for unifying visa application procedures at the...

Abu Dhabi Traffic: To Enhance Students’ Safety during the Holiday Break -Friday 18 December 2015  

  The Traffic and Patrols Directorate at the Abu Dhabi Police called upon parents and families to support the efforts exerted to ensure students’ safety during the first semester holiday break. Moreover, the directorate stressed the right of children to enjoy a carefree vacation and to...