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ADP Traffic and Patrols Directorate: 1,837 Detained for Exceeding 200 km/h ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday 25 May 2016  

Traffic and Patrols Directorate at Abu Dhabi Police declared that they arrested 1,837 drivers on the Abu Dhabi roads over the last four months of this year, for driving their vehicles at dangerous speeds exceeding 200 km/h. They confirmed that the vehicles were seized and the drivers were...

MoI Council Discusses the Image of the Country Abroad -Wednesday 25 May 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) Council discussed the image of the country abroad and recommended following the steps of the Founding Fathers and maintaining the civilized image of the State, including its position among world nations as a successful example of development, coexistence, security...

Female Aeronautical Engineering Students Finish ‘Air Support’ Training -Wednesday 25 May 2016  

Eight female students taking their Aeronautical Engineering Major at Higher Colleges of Technology (HCT) Abu Dhabi Women’s College, finished their practical training at the Air Support Department of the General Directorate of Security Support at the General Secretariat of the Office of H.H....

UAE Participates in the GCC Interior Undersecretaries Extraordinary Meeting in Riyadh, KSA -Wednesday 25 May 2016  

The UAE took part in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Ministry of Interior Undersecretaries’ Extraordinary Meeting, which was held yesterday evening (Tuesday) at the headquarters of the GCC General Secretariat in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The UAE delegation was headed by Lt....

GSMA Innovation City Returns to Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2016 -Wednesday 25 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA Innovation City will return to Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2016 for the fourth year running, the GSMA announced today. The popular exhibition space will again be a focal point of the show and invites visitors to explore an immersive environment that demonstrates how...

BBPOS WisePad 2 Global Launch -Wednesday 25 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- BBPOS has announced the launch of WisePadTM2; advanced technology developed by innovative engineers. The WisePadTM2 can be used in an integrated or semi-integrated POS environment as well as a stand-alone environment connecting to the payment processor or gateway via GPRS, 3G...

iN DEMAND Renews Cornerstone Capacity Agreement with SES -Wednesday 25 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that iN DEMAND has renewed a cornerstone capacity agreement for continuing delivery of its popular high-definition (HD) professional sports packages and Pay-Per-View (PPV) events to cable audiences across the Americas. This...

SES to Showcase the Reception of Live Satellite TV on Latest Generation Digital Media Players Using SAT>IP Technology -Wednesday 25 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) will demonstrate how live television can be brought to all the major media player platforms in the best possible quality at its ninth annual Industry Days, to be held in Luxembourg on 26 and 27 May. During the event, SES’s industry...

Expo 2020 Dubai holds first International Planning Meeting -Wednesday 25 May 2016

Senior government and diplomatic officials from over 130 countries came together in Dubai, to discuss plans for the first ever World Expo to be held in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA). Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation and...

TGM Consultants Expands its Caucasus Presence with New Leasing Appointment at Armenia’s Rossia Mall -Wednesday 25 May 2016  

The owners of the recently launched Rossia Mall in Armenia have appointed TGM Consultants as Leasing Agents to support their retail leasing function. Located in the country’s capital of Yerevan, the first phase of the development was officially opened in the presence of Armenia’s President...

NRI Anushka Gaikwad from Singapore-Based Global Indian International School (GIIS) Tops Worldwide in 2016 CBSE Exams,... -Wednesday 25 May 2016

Anushka ranked 1st worldwide with 98.2% or 491 out of 500 marks Nearly half the batch from GIIS scored 90% and above and a quarter of the batch scored 95% and above Award-winning Nine Gems™ learning framework helped Anushka in achieving better learning outcomes (BUSINESS WIRE)--...

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Launches First Phase of International Expansion -Wednesday 25 May 2016

United States-based real estate brokerage network will expand to global markets in 2017; one-of-a-kind property-search site and listing syndication program open initial gateways abroad (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, the United States-based real estate brokerage franchise...

MoI Dialogue on Child Rights Law “Wadeema” with 33 Entities -Wednesday 25 May 2016  

The Human Rights Department at the General Secretariat of the Office of H.H Deputy Prime Minister & Minister of Interior hosted an interactive dialogue session tnon the Child Rights Law “Wadeema”. The dialogue, which took place on Tuesday at the Hilton Grand Abu Dhabi, was attended by 33...

The Coca-Cola Company Announces New International Structure, Promotes Key Leaders -Wednesday 25 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Coca-Cola Company today announced a new streamlined international structure to better align its operating units against its global bottling footprint and to promote and develop key Coca-Cola leaders. “Today’s announcement outlines important changes to our...

Inmarsat: Global Demand for In-Flight Broadband Hits New Heights amongst Airline Passengers -Wednesday 25 May 2016

Airlines need to offer a reliable, high-quality broadband service to boost passenger uptake, according to extensive survey of over 9,000 people from 27 countries (BUSINESS WIRE)-- One of the most comprehensive surveys of airline customers worldwide reveals that passengers now not only expect...

Ferring Pharmaceuticals: World Bedwetting Day 2016 - New Evidence Confirms the Impact of Bedwetting on Children’s... -Tuesday 24 May 2016

Bedwetting is a complex disorder involving several factors such as bladder dysfunction, the inability to wake up and an over-production of urine at night1 and will not necessarily go away by itself2 An increased association between bedwetting, brain and psychological functioning as...

Samsung Bioepis' Biologics License Application for SB2 Infliximab Biosimilar Accepted by U.S. Food and Drug... -Tuesday 24 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd. today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for review the company’s Biologics License Application (BLA) for SB2, a biosimilar candidate referencing Remicade® (infliximab), for the treatment of rheumatoid...

Sir Martin Sorrell to Give Keynote Address at IBC2016 -Tuesday 24 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global advertising and marketing guru Sir Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, will deliver the Keynote address on Friday 9 September at the IBC2016 Conference in Amsterdam. As one of the most respected global industry leaders, Sir Martin’s views are keenly...

GSMA Announces Commitment to Expand Remit of Humanitarian Connectivity Charter at UN World Humanitarian Summit -Tuesday 24 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today at the World Humanitarian Summit, GSMA Director General Mats Granryd addressed the Leaders Roundtable on Financing: Investing in Humanity and outlined the GSMA’s commitment to expanding the footprint of its Humanitarian Connectivity Charter. In his remarks, Granryd...

IL-23 inhibitor risankizumab induces remission in Phase II study in patients with moderate-to-severe Crohn’s disease -Tuesday 24 May 2016  

After 12 weeks, approximately twice as many patients with moderate-to-severe Crohn’s disease, the majority of whom had previously failed treatment with one or more TNF antagonists, achieved clinical remission with risankizumab compared with placebo1 Endoscopic remission was achieved in...