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Saif bin Zayed Attends Inauguration of Al Janadriyah Festival ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday 3 February 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, attended the official launch of the 30th Janadriyah festival, the Saudi National Festival for Heritage and Culture. The festival, which was inaugurated by His Majesty the Custodian of the Two Holy...

SES Unveils SES Plus to Highlight New Offerings for Data Markets -Wednesday 3 February 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that it has launched a new satellite data network, SES Plus, that will offer customised products and solutions to tackle the evolving needs of the markets.   This Smart News Release features multimedia. View the...

Umm Al Quwain Traffic Directorate Launches the First Traffic Awareness Campaign of the Year -Wednesday 3 February 2016  

The Traffic and Patrols Directorate at Umm Al Quwain General Headquarters has launched its first campaign this year under the slogan “Observe the right of way.” The campaign is part of the2016 operational plan developed for the traffic sector at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) and Umm Al...

Saif Bin Zayed Honors ADP Staff Member Khaled Alkaabi -Wednesday 3 February 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, honored yesterday (Tuesday), First Warrant Officer Khalid Saeed Salem Alkaabi, from the ICT Department at Abu Dhabi Police, by awarding him the Community Service Medal. This honor was bestowed on...

Luxury Card Launches Three State-of-the-Art Metal Cards with Extraordinary Benefits, Powered by MasterCard -Wednesday 3 February 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Luxury CardTM has launched three new metal credit card products with patented designs and construction: the top-tier MasterCard® Gold CardTM, the mid-level MasterCard® Black CardTM and the base-level MasterCard® Titanium CardTM.   This Smart News Release features...

Panasonic Develops the APD-CMOS Image Sensor to Realizes Sharp Color Imaging under 0.01 lux Illuminance -Wednesday 3 February 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation today announced that it developed the CMOS image sensor (APD-CMOS) that uses avalanche photodiodes (APDs)*1in each pixel. The company has succeeded in obtaining 10,000 times multiplied*2 electric signals by means of the APDs' multiplication of...

Travelstart Raises $US40 Million to Extend Market Leadership and Capture Africa’s Fast Growing Multibillion Dollar... -Wednesday 3 February 2016

 (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Travelstart, the South African-based Online Travel Agency (OTA) with offices throughout Africa and subsidiaries in the Middle East and Turkey, today announced a US$40 million funding from Amadeus Capital Partners, the global technology investor. With the new funding comes a...

Toshiba Semiconductor & Storage Products Company Publishes English Edition of Environmental Report 2015 -Wednesday 3 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502) today announced the release of the English edition of “Toshiba Semiconductor & Storage Products Company Environmental Report 2015,” its annual review of environmental policy, measures and activities. The 2015 report covers activities...

Toshiba Develops a Wide-Input-Voltage-Range High-Efficiency Switched-Capacitor DC-DC Converter for Wireless IC -Wednesday 3 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced the development of an on-chip switched-capacitor DC-DC converter for wireless ICs that offers up to 95.8% efficiency with a 0.85-to-3.6V wide input voltage range, and a 0.1-to-1.9V wide output voltage range. The DC-DC converter...

YuppTV Partners with Sun Network to Launch 10 Channels in Middle East & North Africa -Wednesday 3 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- YuppTV, the world’s largest Over-The-Top (OTT) provider for Indian content, has partnered with leading South Indian television network Sun Network to offer numerous regional entertainment options to its users. With the partnership in place, YuppTV will launch 10 channels in...

Check in to the GSMA Innovation City at Mobile World Congress -Wednesday 3 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA Innovation City will return once more to Mobile World Congress, inviting visitors to explore an immersive city environment and experience first-hand how mobile technology is positively impacting the world around us. The City is one of the most popular exhibition spaces...

Basharacare Continues to Lead the Way by Extending E-Commerce Services across the GCC -Tuesday 2 February 2016

BasharaCare, the leading online beauty store in the UAE, has now opened up to shoppers in the rest of the GCC. This expansion opens up BasharaCare’s unique shopping experience to customers across the gulf, including Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Oman, Bahrain and the UAE. Launched in 2013,...

Toshiba Acquiring Land for New Semiconductor Production Facility -Tuesday 2 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO: 6502) today announced that it is gearing up for future expanded production of “BiCS FLASH™”, its proprietary 3D flash memory, by acquiring 150,000m2 of land adjacent to its Yokkaichi Operations memory production complex in Mie prefecture....

Huber Officially Acquires Martinswerk Business from Albemarle Corporation -Tuesday 2 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- J.M. Huber Corporation, through its Huber Engineered Materials (HEM) division, announces today it has acquired the Martinswerk business of Albemarle Corporation (NYSE: ALB). The Martinswerk portfolio is now officially part of the Fire Retardant Additives (FRA) business unit of...

Saif bin Zayed Unveils Customer Service Rating Plaque at ADP Licensing Department -Tuesday 2 February 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior unveiled on Tuesday the rating plaque at the MoI’s Vehicles and Drivers Licensing Department’s customer service center, which received a 5-star rating according to the accredited Star Rating System...

The Coca-Cola Company and TGI Group Announce Strategic Investment in Nigeria’s Chi Limited -Monday 1 February 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE: KO) and Tropical General Investments Group (TGI Group) – the holding company of Chi Ltd, Nigeria’s leading dairy and juice company – today announced a binding agreement for The Coca-Cola Company to acquire an initial minority equity...

Nahyan bin Mubarak Visits Abu Dhabi Police Pavilion at Tawdheef 2016 -Monday 1 February 2016  

H.E Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development, visited the Abu Dhabi Police pavilion during the inauguration on Monday of the tenth edition of Tawdheef, the leading recruitment fair and career exhibition for UAE nationals. His Highness examined...

Comprehensive Activities in the Outreach Campaign on Light Air Sports -Monday 1 February 2016  

The General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) launched an outreach campaign about light air sports. This campaign will be held in association with the Air Support Department at the Directorate General of Security Support, the General Secretariat of the Office of H.H Deputy Prime Minister and...

Aqua Data Studio 17 Released With Advanced Analytics and Charting for In-Memory and Cloud Databases -Monday 1 February 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AquaFold, Inc. has released Aqua Data Studio 17, a major upgrade to its universal database management and analytics software, allowing users to design and administer the newest class of Big Data and cloud-based databases. The latest version increases productivity for business...

PASCO Scientific’s Wireless Spectrometers and Smart Cart Are Finalists for 3rd Annual GESS Education Awards Honoring... -Monday 1 February 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Two of PASCO® Scientific’s science education solutions, the Wireless Spectrometer and Wireless Smart Cart, have been named finalists in the Product Innovation category of the 3rd annual GESS Education Awards (GEA). Sponsored by the Global Educational Supplies & Solutions...