News Articles

First Step of Steel Wood Industries, a Dubai Based SDB-Factory, Into Europe to Aid in “Carbon Capture” and... Dubai, United Arab Emirates, -Thursday 11 April 2019  

Steel Wood Industries, SWIdxb, Dubai Ranch, announces the signature of LOI in April of a multi-million-euro expansion of operations in Italy with Job Service Spa Italy. Ghassan Afiouni, Managing Partner of Steel Wood Industries and Mr. Postiglione Luigi CEO of Job Service Spa forecast to see...

Andersen Global Presence Spreads in Spain -Thursday 11 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global announced today the expansion of its presence in Spain with the addition of a new collaborating firm, Perez Moreno Abogados, located in Seville. The addition will be the sixth location for Andersen Global in the country of Spain and second in Seville. The...

Mary Kay Continues Its Support of Women’s Empowerment and Leadership at the International Women’s Forum... -Thursday 11 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- More than 55 years after Mary Kay Ash founded what is now one of the world’s leading corporate champions of women’s empowerment and entrepreneurship, Mary Kay Inc. continues its support of female leadership as a presenting sponsor of the International Women’s Forum (IWF)...

FLIR Completes Strategic Investment in DroneBase -Thursday 11 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) and DroneBase, Inc. announced today that FLIR has made a strategic investment in DroneBase, a global drone operations company that provides businesses access to one of the largest Unmanned Aerial Surveillance (UAS) pilot networks. The...

TMS launches Ship Finance and Trade conference -Thursday 11 April 2019  

Trevor Pereira, managing director, explains: “The Ship Finance and Trade conference has gone from strength to strength over the past few years, thanks to the tremendous support of industry professionals across the region, and in particular the encouragement and backing of Abu Dhabi Ports. We...

Akon Enlists Artificial Intelligence In Mission To Extend His Green Energy Vision In Africa And Beyond -Wednesday 10 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philanthropist, business mogul and five-time Grammy-nominated artist Akon has announced the signing of a formal partnership between Akon Lighting America (ALA) and leading AI-solutions provider, Group A MondoBrain. The partnership is focused on benefiting the whole of Africa,...

SmartStream Forms a New Team to Respond to Current Cash and Liquidity Regulation Requirements -Wednesday 10 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SmartStream Technologies, the financial Transaction Lifecycle Management (TLM®) solutions provider, today announced a new client driven strategic focus in line with the new FSA (now PRA) rules governing liquidity management for UK and foreign branches. In response to the new...

HUPAYX, a New Payment Player on the ‘Block’ -Wednesday 10 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Human Plus, South Korean startup specializing in crypto payment platform participated in the “Future Blockchain Summit 2019”, the World’s biggest Blockchain festival hosted by Smart Dubai held from April 2nd through 3rd. In this event, Human Plus proudly unveiled its...

Andersen Tax and Andersen Legal Debut in Greece and Cyprus -Wednesday 10 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The emergence of the Andersen name continues throughout Europe with the news that Andersen Global collaborating firms, Unity Four and Pistiolis-Triantafyllos & Associates, will become full member firms of the international association and adopt the Andersen name in Greece and...

Dubai doctor diagnoses absent ovaries in young girl -Wednesday 10 April 2019  

Emirates Hospital-Jumeirah (EHJ), an Emirates Healthcare Company and an internationally recognised 100-bed beacon of progress in the region’s healthcare system, is treating an interesting case. When 7-year-old Maryam from Syria complained of abdominal pain, her parents thought she had an upset...

22nd Century Announces Exclusive Worldwide Agreement with KeyGene for Genetic Development of Hemp/Cannabis -Wednesday 10 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- 22nd Century Group, Inc. (NYSE American: XXII), a plant biotechnology company that is a leader in tobacco harm reduction, Very Low Nicotine Content tobacco, and hemp/cannabis research, announced today that the Company has entered into a worldwide strategic research and...

As Brazil’s New President Jair Bolsonaro Takes the Top Spot as the Most Engaged World Leader on Facebook, Others... -Wednesday 10 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is by far the most popular world leader on Facebook, with more than 43.5 million likes on his personal page and 13.7 million likes on his institutional Prime Minister of India page, according to the newly released 2019 World Leaders on...

Machine Learning Will Become Reality In The Near Future   -Wednesday 10 April 2019

In the UAE, 40 per cent of accountants currently see AI as all or mostly hype, while 55 per cent say that in three years’ time it will become a reality. The findings are published in a new report from ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) Machine learning: more science...

Raise Your Glass: Bacardi Climbs List of World’s Most Reputable Companies in 2019 -Tuesday 9 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Family-owned Bacardi Limited, the largest privately held spirits company in the world, celebrates being named once again among the most reputable companies in the world, as part of the annual Global RepTrak® 100 list compiled by the Reputation Institute (RI) and published in...

Michael Toporek and Matthew Lipman resign as Directors from Brookstone Partners Morocco -Tuesday 9 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Due to the breach of trust between shareholders of Brookstone Partners Morocco (the "Company") and an ongoing criminal dispute against its Chairman and CEO, Mr. Omar Belmamoun, two Directors have resigned. Effective immediately, Mr. Michael Toporek and Mr. Matthew Lipman are no...

Alcon Debuts as Independent, Publicly Traded Company -Tuesday 9 April 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alcon, the global leader in eye care dedicated to helping people see brilliantly, today announced its debut as an independent, publicly traded company and the completion of its separation from Novartis. The company’s shares begin trading today on the SIX Swiss Exchange and...

3M Design and Matteo Thun & Partners Collaborate at Milan Design Week 2019 -Tuesday 9 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- 3M, the global innovation company, presents an installation at Milan Design Week 2019 that celebrates how nature inspires meaningful and sustainable solutions. 3M Design collaborated with renowned architect Matteo Thun & Partners to create the installation, “A Pinnacle of...

Philip Morris International Presents IQOS World Revealed by Alex Chinneck at Milan Design Week 2019  -Tuesday 9 April 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) today presents IQOS World revealed by Alex Chinneck at Milan Design Week 2019, the pinnacle event in the world of art and design. IQOS, the flagship innovation in PMI’s smoke-free portfolio, will host the exhibition to the...

Boehringer Ingelheim Launches the First-Ever Registered Stem Cell-Based Veterinary Medicine -Tuesday 9 April 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim launches Arti-Cell® Forte in Europe for the ‘reduction of mild to moderate recurrent lameness associated with non-septic joint inflammation in horses’. Equine lameness is truly common and impacts horse performance as well as equine welfare1. Current...

‘DeepKnowledge™’ Launches Global Reach at Event in North American Market -Tuesday 9 April 2019

DeepKnowledge™ will now be available to libraries and librarians worldwide bringing its state-of-the-art platform to customers beyond the Middle East region.  This is a significant development in the network of standard-setting quality providers of education technology. DeepKnowledge...