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Everybody Dresses as Sharply as David Beckham in the New Modern Essentials Campaign for H&M NEW YORK -Saturday 30 January 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Style icon David Beckham has shot his latest H&M campaign for the launch of the spring 2016 Modern Essentials selected by David Beckham collection. The commercial was shot on the streets of Lisbon, where David realizes that everyone wants to dress just like him. The new Modern...

General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) Launches Outreach Campaign on Light Air Sports -Saturday 30 January 2016  

The UAE General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) will be launching as of Sunday a nationwide outreach campaign about light air sports. This campaign will be held in cooperation with the Air Support Department at the Directorate General of Security Support, the General Secretariat of the Office of...

Hilton Worldwide and Atlantica Hotels Sign Deal to Develop Hilton Garden Inn Brand in Brazil -Friday 29 January 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) and Atlantica Hotels announced today the signing of an exclusive management license agreement for Atlantica to develop and manage Hilton Garden Inn hotels in Brazil. The announcement underscores the continued momentum of the award-winning upper...

A.M. Best to Participate in the 12th Annual Middle East Insurance Forum -Friday 29 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)--A.M. Best is the Ratings Partner sponsor of the 12th Annual Middle East Insurance Forum (MEIF), to be held 2-3 February in the Kingdom of Bahrain.   Vasilis Katsipis, general manager - market development of A.M. Best’s MENA South & Central Asia office in Dubai, will...

HD+ Records 11.3 Percent Growth in Subscribers in 2015 -Friday 29 January 2016  

· HD+ had 1.84 million subscribers in 2015, up from 1.65 million in 2014   · Growth of subscribers supported by strong backlog of over 1.1 million customers in free-trial period   · Strong growth driven by demand for high-quality TV content   (BUSINESS WIRE)--...

Major General Al Raisi Meets with the “Protocol and Ceremonies” Course Graduates at MoI -Friday 29 January 2016  

Major General Dr. Ahmed Nasser Al Raisi, Inspector General of the Ministry of Interior and Deputy Chairman of the Higher Organizing Committee of the International Exhibition for Security and National Resilience (ISNR), met with the graduates who attended the ‘Protocol and Ceremonies’ course...

MoI Council Calls for Teaching “Internet Risks” in School Curricula -Friday 29 January 2016  

Participants in the Ministry of Interior’s Council hosted by UAE national Saeed Mohammed Khalaf Al Rumaithi at his residence in Al Ain under the theme “The Risks of Internet Use on the Youths’ Thought,” recommended including a topic on the risks of Internet use in school curricula, so as...

Pershing Square Holdings, Ltd. Provides Annual Investor Update Presentation -Friday 29 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Pershing Square Holdings, Ltd. (ticker: PSH:NA) posted today its Annual Investor Update Presentation on its website, www.pershingsquareholdings.com. The presentation includes a performance review, an update of the fund’s portfolio and an organizational update.   About...

Global Payments Company Relaunches as MiFinity Payments -Friday 29 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NXSystems LTD, a global payments provider serving the travel, hospitality and gaming industries – as well as large multinational companies with the need for a way to transmit money across the globe efficiently, cost-effectively and securely – announced today that, as part...

TSYS to Acquire TransFirst to Establish Leadership Position in Merchant Solutions -Thursday 28 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TSYS® (NYSE: TSS), a leading global payment solutions provider, today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with Vista Equity Partners to acquire TransFirst, a Vista portfolio company and leading U.S. merchant solutions provider, in an all-cash transaction...

Pivot3 to Acquire NexGen Storage to Shift the Hyper-Converged Market toward More Dynamic Solutions -Thursday 28 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Pivot3, a pioneer and innovator in the development of hyper-converged infrastructure (HCI), today announced that it will acquire NexGen Storage, a privately held leading provider of hybrid storage appliances, dynamic all-flash arrays and Quality of Service (QoS) capabilities....

COEX to Become the First Exhibition Center to Open Muslim Prayer Room -Thursday 28 January 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The COEX convention and exhibition center will become the first of its kind in Korea to open dedicated facilities for its Muslim guests with the opening of its new prayer room next week. COEX has invited Islamic organizations as well as MICE industry leaders to join them...

Installing 25 New Radars on Al Wagan and Truck Roads in Al Ain -Thursday 28 January 2016  

The Traffic and Patrols Directorate at Abu Dhabi Police announced the activation of 25 new radars on the Razeen-Al Wagan Road and Truck Road in Al Ain. This step is part of the strategic priority of making the roads a safer place. It is also part of the traffic safety plan of limiting driving...

MoI to Kick Off Second Disabled Sports Festival in February -Thursday 28 January 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) will host its second sports festival for disabled individuals on the 22nd of February at Zayed Sports City in Abu Dhabi, bringing together various specialized centers and clubs for individuals with disabilities in the UAE.   Colonel Mohammed Hamid bin...

(The College Reads): An Educational Initiative Launched by the Police College -Thursday 28 January 2016  

The Police College recently launched an initiative titled “The College Reads”, in response to the directives of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, who declared ‘2016, as ‘the Year of Reading’. This initiative aims at instilling the culture of...

Saif bin Zayed Offers Condolences to Al Nuaimi Family in Al Ain -Thursday 28 January 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, expressed his deepest condolences and heartily sympathy to the Al Nuaimi family on the death of Moza Saif Mu’dad Lakhrebani Al Nuaimi.   His Highness visited on Wednesday evening the...

The Estée Lauder Companies Promotes Three Executives -Thursday 28 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) announced three Executive Leadership Team promotions, effective January 1, 2016: Stephane de la Faverie has been promoted to Global Brand President, Origins and Darphin. He will continue to report to Jane Hertzmark Hudis,...

GSMA Provides Update for Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2016 -Thursday 28 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today provided further details for the 2016 GSMA Mobile World Congress Shanghai, which will be held 29 June – 1 July 2016 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre (SNIEC). The GSMA announced several updates, including a partnership that will bring the...

Acelity L.P. Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Financial Results for 2015 -Thursday 28 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Acelity L.P. Inc.:   Fourth Quarter Financial Highlights Revenue for the fourth quarter of 2015 of $483.8 million, grew 0.2% as reported on a GAAP basis from the prior-year period and grew 3.4% on a constant currency basis, bringing revenue for the full year of...

Bank of America Reports Q4-15 Net Income of $3.3B, EPS of $0.28 -Wednesday 27 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bank of America (NYSE: BAC):     To view the full report and tables please click on the PDF icon.     Certain prior period amounts have been reclassified to conform to current period presentation.     This information is preliminary and based on...