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UAE, Uzbekistan Identify Practical Steps to Implement Government Modernization Program Dubai, United Arab Emirates, -Monday 3 June 2019  

Intensive meetings of the joint task forces of the UAE and Uzbekistan governments held lately resulted in identifying a series of practical steps to transfer the UAE's pioneering experience in government work to Uzbekistan within three years in line with implementing the partnership agreement in...

BNI UAE partners with Millennium Hotels & Resorts MEA to raise funds for Al Jalila Foundation’s basma... -Sunday 2 June 2019  

Taddamon, the Corporate Social Responsibility programme initiated by Millennium Hotels and Resorts MEA, one of the fastest growing hotel management companies in the region, has positively increased donations during the holy month of Ramadan.   The company recently collaborated with BNI UAE...

PlugXR Expands AR Market by Adding PTC Vuforia for Seamless AR Apps and Experiences -Saturday 1 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AWE USA -- PlugXR, Inc., an Augmented Reality (AR) Silicon Valley startup in San Jose, today announced enhancement of its AR Authoring Platform PlugXR Creator, by seamlessly integrating PTC’s Vuforia® Engine platform. PlugXR Creator & Vuforia SDK The world-wide market...

Mavenir Scoops Award for Next Generation 5G Core -Saturday 1 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mavenir, the industry’s only End-to-End Network Software Provider, was recognized as the leading contributor in the development of the next generation of software-led mobile networks for its advanced cloud native 5G Core at the Network Virtualization Europe conference in...

Rimini Street’s Nancy Lyskawa Wins Female Executive of the Year -Saturday 1 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced that Nancy Lyskawa, Rimini Street’s senior vice...

Visa Increases Global Investment in Women’s Soccer -Saturday 1 June 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Heading into the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019™, Visa (NYSE:V) today announced an expanded commitment to women’s soccer, leveraging the brand’s sponsorship platform to inspire women athletes amidst the global gender equality and women’s empowerment...

Toshiba Memory Holdings to Implement 1.2 Trillion Yen Financing Through Preferred Stock and Loans -Saturday 1 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Memory Holdings Corporation, the world leader in memory solutions, announced today that its board of directors has agreed today with Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, MUFG Bank, Ltd., and Mizuho Bank, Ltd., (hereinafter: main financial banks), to take on 900 billion...

GetSwift Appoints Stan Pierre-Louis to Board of Directors as Non-Executive, Independent Chair -Friday 31 May 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GetSwift Limited (ASX: GSW) (‘GetSwift’ or the ‘Company’), a leading provider of SaaS logistics technology, today announced the appointment of Stanley Pierre-Louis to the GetSwift Board of Directors as Non-Executive, Independent Chair. Mr. Pierre-Louis brings over 23...

CEMEX Completes Deployment of CEMEX Go with Customers Worldwide -Friday 31 May 2019

CEMEX Go is a cutting-edge digital solution for customers’ business needs. Underscores CEMEX’s commitment to providing a superior customer experience through digital technology. (BUSINESS WIRE)-- CEMEX, S.A.B. de C.V. (“CEMEX”) (NYSE: CX) announced today that it has...

Moody’s Analytics and QED Announce Partnership to Deliver IFRS 17 Solutions to Insurers in Africa -Friday 31 May 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Analytics, a global provider of financial intelligence, has announced a new collaboration with QED to provide insurers in Africa with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) 17 advisory services and software solutions to address the new accounting...

Zynga Launches First-of-its-Kind Game of Thrones® Slots Casino -Friday 31 May 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, announced that Game of Thrones Slots Casino has launched globally on the App Store and Google Play, with versions for Facebook and the Amazon Appstore coming soon. A new entry to Zynga’s social...

GSMA Reveals Shortlist for 2019 Asia Mobile Awards -Friday 31 May 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced the nominees for the 2019 Asia Mobile Awards (AMO Awards). Winners of the AMO Awards will be honoured at MWC19 Shanghai during the AMO Awards Ceremony and Networking Reception which takes place Thursday, 27 June on the Leaders Stage, Hall N5 at the...

UAE-Jordan Strategic Partnership in Government Modernization Launches One Million Jordanian Coders Initiative -Friday 31 May 2019  

The Jordanian capital Amman witnessed the launch of the One Million Jordanian Coders initiative under the patronage and in the presence of His Royal Highness Crown Prince Al Hussein bin Abdullah II as part of a strategic partnership in government modernization between the UAE and Jordan. A...

Alaka’i Technologies Launches World’s First Hydrogen-Powered Air Mobility System -Thursday 30 May 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Alaka’i Technologies unveiled Skai, the world’s first hydrogen fuel cell powered air mobility solution designed to transform the way the world moves. From its sleek, uncluttered design, radically simple and safe electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) vehicle,...

Binance and Cred Partner to Bring Decentralized Financial Services and LBA to Binance Chain -Thursday 30 May 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange by trading volume and developer of proprietary blockchain Binance Chain, and Cred, the leading platform for crypto lending and borrowing, today announced an agreement to work together to spur the decentralization of...

Raysut Cement Announces Acquisition of Sohar Cement at US$60 Million -Thursday 30 May 2019  

Following a letter of intent it signed early this year with Sohar Cement Factory LLC’s shareholders, Oman’s largest cement manufacturer and one of the Gulf’s largest, Raysut Cement Company today announced the complete acquisition of Sohar Cement Factory LLC at a value of US$60 million....

MetLife Boosts Employee Benefits Leadership Team -Thursday 30 May 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MetLife has appointed two seasoned international leaders to its Employee Benefits business to further enhance its offering to intermediary partners and focused customer segments in the Gulf. Lilia Mokhtari will join MetLife in the Gulf as Head of Multinational and Key...

Latest Destination Expansion Gives AVOXI the World’s Largest Virtual Phone Number Coverage Area -Thursday 30 May 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AVOXI, a global provider of cloud contact center software for business, announced a major expansion to its virtual number availability within its software platform. The latest release included local and toll free business numbers in 41 countries and expands AVOXI’s virtual...

As a Global Partner of Manchester City, Truxtun Capital Officially Launches the Wega City Supporter’s Card - the... -Thursday 30 May 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- With its Wega 3DSA 2.0 product, Truxtun Capital has reached an unachieved milestone in the payment industry by releasing the first broadly available FIDO® Certified, multi-factor strong authentication payment solution for consumers. The Geneva-based Fintech uniquely combines...

Milrem Robotics and ST Engineering demonstrated a BVLOS combat UGV at a live fire exercise -Thursday 30 May 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Milrem Robotics and ST Engineering demonstrated a beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) combat UGV armed with a 40mm AGL and a 12.7mm HMG in April during a live fire exercise held in Tapa, Estonia. The joint warfare system consists of the THeMIS unmanned ground vehicle and the...