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TGI Fridays Names Robert Palleschi as President and CEO CARROLLTON, Texas -Wednesday 13 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TGI Fridays today appointed Robert Palleschi as its President and Chief Executive Officer, effective Feb. 8, 2016. Palleschi replaces Nick Shepherd who stepped down from the company in October 2015. Palleschi spent 12 years at global hospitality company, Hilton Worldwide,...

OT And PROSA Partner to Launch OT MOTION CODE™ in Mexico To Secure Online Payments -Wednesday 13 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Oberthur Technologies (OT), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions and PROSA, a leading provider of payment processing services in Mexico & Latin America, today announced their partnership to provide Mexican banks with OT MOTION...

MoI Launches MOI UAE App New Design on Apple Store -Tuesday 12 January 2016  

The Smart Government Program at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) launched the new design for the ministry’s MoI UAE application. The application is available in the Apple Store for iOS supported devices such as iPhone and iPad. Providing this service through the Smart Government Program falls in...

Takeda and enGene Establish Strategic Alliance to Develop Novel Therapeutics for Gastrointestinal Diseases -Tuesday 12 January 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Ltd. (TOKYO:4502) and enGene, Inc. today announced a strategic alliance to discover, develop and commercialize novel therapies for specialty gastrointestinal (GI) diseases using enGene’s “Gene Pill” gene delivery platform. The strategic...

Exclusive Group Breaks the Billion with Biggest Acquisition: Transition Systems Asia -Tuesday 12 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Exclusive Group, the global value-added services and technologies (VAST) group, today announced the acquisition of Singapore HQ’d cybersecurity and infrastructure VAD, Transition Systems. The acquisition, the largest in its history, adds a further 18 offices in eight...

First Implant Completed in Thoracoabdominal Aortic Aneurysm Clinical Study -Tuesday 12 January 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore) today announced the first implant in the United States of the GORE® EXCLUDER® Thoracoabdominal Branch Endoprosthesis in a clinical study for the treatment of aortic aneurysms involving the visceral branch vessels. The procedure was...

Penton’s Aviation Week Network’s MRO Middle East Dubai, UAE February 3-4 -Tuesday 12 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Penton’s Aviation Week MRO Middle East (#MROME), co-located with Aircraft Interiors Middle East (AIME), will be held February 3-4 in Dubai, UAE at the Dubai World Trade Center. Focused on commercial aviation maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MRO), the event offers...

The First Unified Traffic Awareness Campaign for 2016 -Monday 11 January 2016  

The Ministry of Interior, represented by the Directorate General of Traffic Coordination, has launched the first unified traffic awareness campaign for 2016 at the countrywide level. The campaign, which was initiated as of January 1 under the slogan “Observe the right of way”, is one of the...

Two Visitors Distribute Heroin Hidden in a Pair of Sandals -Monday 11 January 2016  

  Abu Dhabi Police arrested two drug dealers (visitors) on charges of possessing heroin powder hidden inside a secret roll inside the pad of a leather shoe (sandals). The suspects aimed to distribute the drugs among members of the society.   Colonel Sultan Suwayeh Al Darmaki, Chief of...

ENMORE: 7th China International Rubber Oil Summit 2016 -Monday 11 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 7th China International Rubber Oil Summit 2016 will take place on April 6th-8th, 2016 in Hangzhou, China. It will serve as a bridge between RPO producers, traders and end users worldwide with a foothold in the local market. Meanwhile, the special RPO Spring Trade Fair will...

IBC Launches Quest for the Most Innovative Projects -Monday 11 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The IBC Innovation Awards have grown to become the most valued and most prestigious honours for technological developments in the broadcast and electronic media industry. Nominations for the 2016 awards are now invited. “What makes the IBC Innovation Awards so sought-after...

DMS partners with Korabia –The Leading Football Platform in Egypt -Sunday 10 January 2016  

  DMS, which serves as the official digital arm of Choueiri Group, recently announced its partnership with korabia.com – The leading football news platform in Egypt, across the web as well as social media.   DMS has been appointed as the Exclusive Advertising Sales Representative...

MoI Launches Instant Messaging in MOI UAE App New Design -Saturday 9 January 2016  

The Smart Government Program at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) launched the Instant Messaging Service as a part of the new design of the MoI UAE App for smart phones. This aims to further promote effective communication with customers by answering their inquiries and receiving their suggestions,...

“ADP Traffic” Intensifies Traffic Control with the Start of the Second Academic Semester -Saturday 9 January 2016  

The Traffic and Patrols Directorate of Abu Dhabi Police announced its readiness to ensure traffic safety for students and road users during the second semester of the academic year. This measure falls within the strategic priority of the Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters aimed at making...

Abu Dhabi Police Organize Seven Championships as a Part of the Directors General Shield -Saturday 9 January 2016  

During the first preparatory meeting, the Sports Activity Section, at the Directorate General of Strategy and Performance Development at the Ministry of Interior, discussed plans for the Director Generals shield championships at the Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters, for the 2016 sports...

“Saaed” launches the “Community is a Traffic Cop” initiative during Al Kaff Council -Friday 8 January 2016  

Participants in the Ministry of Interior’s Council hosted by Hamed Al Kaff Al Hashemi in Abu Dhabi called for activating traffic safety societies and engaging them in the ongoing efforts, as well as submitting proposals and observations to the concerned authorities; activating a mobile...

The Security Media Department: A Realistic Image -Friday 8 January 2016  

The Security Media Department extends its warmest greetings and thanks for your unrelenting cooperation. We highly value your partnership aimed at boosting security and safety system in the UAE.   In line with our ongoing effort to shed the light on the positive and negative behaviors...

ZTE Receives Four IDG Awards at the 2016 Consumer Electronics Show -Friday 8 January 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ZTE Mobile Devices today announced it was the recipient of four awards from the International Data Group (IDG), the world’s leading technology, media, events, and research company. The “Global Smart Connected Devices Top 10,” “Global Smart Phones Top 10,” “Global...

Takeda to Present at the 34th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference -Friday 8 January 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO: 4502) ("Takeda") today announced that Christophe Weber, President and Chief Executive Officer of Takeda, will make a formal presentation on January 12, local time, at the 34th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference held in San...

COMPUTEX Taipei 2016 Undergoing Transformation Gains Greater Exposure at CES 2016 -Friday 8 January 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CES, one of the world's premier consumer electronics expos, took place in the city of Las Vegas from January 6 to 9, 2016. The expo saw approximately 3,600 exhibitors, including 186 from Taiwan. As the Economist forecast a 2.5% growth for the U.S. economy in the year 2016,...