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Jewellery and Watch Show Opens its Doors on 26th October Featuring New Brands to the Region and New Digital... Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates -Sunday 29 September 2019  

Now in its 27th edition, the Jewellery and Watch Show will once again be returning to Abu Dhabi next month on 26-30 October at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC). The event is held under the patronage of Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, the Minister of Tolerance. With...

Middle East PR Association to Host Inaugural Communication Leaders Conference In Riyadh -Sunday 29 September 2019  

The Middle East Public Relations Association (MEPRA) today announced it would host its first communication leadership conference in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia this October. The KSA MEPRA Leadership Majlis will explore how communication professionals can remain relevant in a time of change for the...

Demand for Peruvian products in Oman on the rise -Sunday 29 September 2019  

Peru, one of the world's fastest-growing Latin American nations, is all set to expand its exports of a wide range of goods to the Sultanate of Oman, a move that is aligned with the growing Peruvian exports to the wider Middle East region. Oman is one of the top priority destinations of Peru’s...

The Stubborn Non-Use of Indicators on UAE Roads, a Key Ingredient to the #1 Cause of Road Fatalities -Sunday 29 September 2019  

A nuisance observed daily on UAE roads is the stubborn non-use of indicators. Regardless if motorists change lanes, merge onto highways, exit highways, turn at T-junctions or 4-way junctions or exit roundabouts, very often this happens without the use of indicators. Even fines of AED 200 in Abu...

Record Number of Candidates Impress Jury in Stars of Science Casting Episodes -Saturday 28 September 2019  

The marathon to become the Arab world’s next top innovator has begun, as Qatar Foundation’s Stars of Science concludes the casting stage. Season 11’s opening three episodes showcased presentations from eager hopefuls armed with technological solutions for an array of problems. This...

Philip Morris International Inc. Launches IQOS 3 DUO -Thursday 26 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE: PM) announced today the latest addition to its smoke-free portfolio, IQOS 3 DUO. The continued development of technology exemplified by IQOS 3 DUO—driven by consumer insights and supported by scientific...

Alibaba and WFP Unveil Next Generation of Machine Learning Technology in the Fight Against Hunger -Wednesday 25 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Alibaba Group and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) announced the launch of “Hunger Map LIVE,” a groundbreaking global hunger monitoring system that uses Artificial Intelligence (AI), machine learning and data analytics to predict and track the magnitude...

Rapid Tampere speeds up joint industrial innovations -Wednesday 25 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sandvik, Kalmar, Caruna and Valmet, high-class international industrial companies, have joined Rapid Tampere, the first collaboration accelerator in the Tampere Region, Finland. A global search for top high-tech associates to collaborate with these companies has started. The...

Transforming a City… and the Lives of Millions -Wednesday 25 September 2019  

The city of Riyadh has embarked on an ambitious programme of urban planning and civil engineering announced by the government worth over US$23 billion that will transform the capital with four major projects into one of the most livable cities in the world. King Salman Park will be the...

IDEMIA Invests Further in APAC Border Processing Capability Platform -Wednesday 25 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Building on its recently renewed business in the region, IDEMIA is expanding its investment in its people in Canberra and Sydney. The growing organization is driven by the adaptation of the Gen 3.0 Border & Airport platform for the local market with a portfolio of solutions...

Alibaba Cloud Spurs Industry Innovation for China Gateway Customers -Wednesday 25 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alibaba Cloud, the data intelligence backbone of Alibaba Group, today showcased the success of its customers who have made use of Alibaba Cloud’s technologies to ramp up innovation. A range of customers from various industries, which have benefited from Alibaba Cloud’s...

Mr. Seth Ansah Obiri of United Pension Trustees named “Best CEO in the Pension Funds Industry (Ghana)” by... -Wednesday 25 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global Brands Magazine (GBM) is one of the worlds most admired brand publications, research and review company devoted to news and opinions on brands that are shaping the future of their industry. The UK based magazine provides its readers with the latest news and information...

Public Sector Finance Professionals Seek a More Radical Future, Finds Global Research – but Challenges Lie Ahead -Wednesday 25 September 2019  

The public sector’s image as a place where little or no innovation happens is challenged in a global research report from ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants), Innovation in public finance. The report reveals that 91% of public sector respondents said some kind of...

Milrem: Leading European Defence Companies Submit a Project for an Unmanned Ground System to the European Commission -Tuesday 24 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A consortium led by the Estonian Milrem Robotics and composed of several major defence, communication and cybersecurity companies and high technology SMEs established in the EU submitted their application to the European Commission’s European Defence Industrial Development...

Mary Kay, in Collaboration With UN Agencies, Launches Women’s Entrepreneurship Accelerator -Tuesday 24 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Mary Kay Inc., a leading advocate of women’s empowerment and entrepreneurship, announced the Women’s Entrepreneurship Accelerator, a multi-partner initiative designed to inspire, educate, and empower women entrepreneurs around the world. With no qualifying barriers...

Tigo’s Newest MLPE Addition – TS4-A-2F the Most Cost-Effective Rapid Shutdown Solution – Announced at... -Tuesday 24 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Tigo®, pioneer of the smart modular Flex MLPE & TS4 Platform, today announced its new TS4-A-2F (Fire Safety), the advanced retrofit/add-on rapid shutdown solution for two modules that provides smart PV module functionality. The TS4-A-2F is the newest, most partner...

Multi-Talented Entertainer Hosts TMS Awards -Tuesday 24 September 2019  

This year’s The Maritime Standard Awards will have top impressionist, comedian, actor, presenter and astronomy enthusiast, Jon Culshaw, as Master of Ceremonies. The Awards, which take place at Atlantis The Palm, Dubai on Monday October 21st, have established a global reputation as one of...

FLIR Introduces M300 Series Marine Cameras -Monday 23 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FLIR Systems (NASDAQ: FLIR) today announced the FLIR M300 Series, a new generation of maritime thermal cameras delivering advanced awareness-enhancing technologies, safer navigation, and seamless integration with onboard boat systems. FLIR M300 Series cameras are designed for...

The Latest S Series Mice by BenQ Zowie is Here! -Monday 23 September 2019  

S Series Mice by BenQ Zowie is the latest professional FPS Esports mice with symmetrical right-handed design. The premium lightweight mice are developed especially for palm and claw grip, becoming favourite of all the Esport lovers in the Middle East. The mice are designed to have a shorter...

Study Investigates the Ability of Masimo Noninvasive, Continuous Hemoglobin (SpHb®) to Provide Earlier... -Monday 23 September 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that in a study published in Injury, researchers used Masimo SpHb® – noninvasive, continuous hemoglobin monitoring – to investigate possible delays in the detection of perioperative anemia assessed using invasive, intermittent...