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Nahyan bin Mubarak Inaugurates World Tolerance Summit in Dubai Dubai, United Arab Emirates, -Thursday 14 November 2019  

His Excellency  Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Tolerance and Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the International Institute for Tolerance, IIT, officially opened on Thursday the second day of the second World Tolerance Summit (WTS), held this year under the theme...

Visa Introduces Team Visa Roster Ahead of the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020 -Thursday 14 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Visa (NYSE: V), the Worldwide Payment Technology Partner of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, today announced its most diverse roster of athletes on Team Visa Tokyo 2020. Representing 43 countries, the most in Team Visa history, the current roster is comprised of 70+ athletes...

Modern Governance 8.0: New Report from Stanford’s Rock Center and Diligent Institute Reveals Corporate Directors... -Thursday 14 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In a new report released today, Diligent Institute and the Rock Center for Corporate Governance at Stanford University found that board directors consider both shareholder and stakeholder needs when making strategic decisions – reinforcing a stakeholder movement that embraces...

CHTF2019 Kicks off in Shenzhen, Gathering Global Exhibitors and Visitors -Thursday 14 November 2019    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- China’s No. 1 technology show – the 21st China Hi-Tech Fair (CHTF2019) – opened at the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center on November 13, and will run till November 17. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here:...

Moody’s Analytics Wins Seven Categories, Finishes #4 in Chartis RiskTech100® -Thursday 14 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Analytics, a global provider of financial intelligence, has won seven category awards in the Chartis RiskTech100® 2020, earning an overall ranking of #4 among the world’s top 100 providers of risk management technology for the second straight year. In addition...

NEC and VAXIMM Announce Collaboration to Advance Personalized Neoantigen Cancer Vaccines -Thursday 14 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- NEC Corporation (NEC; TOKYO: 6701), a leader in IT and network technologies, and VAXIMM AG, a Swiss/German biotech company focused on developing oral T-cell immunotherapies, today announced that the companies have signed a strategic clinical trial collaboration agreement and...

GA-ASI to Conduct Series of Capability Demonstrations in Europe -Thursday 14 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), a global leader in Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), announced today that they are working with the Hellenic Air Force (HAF) in Greece to conduct a series of demonstration flights for European countries in December. Flights...

Middle East Stevie Awards attends International SME fair in UAE -Wednesday 13 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Middle East Stevie Awards, the new awards program by Stevie Awards, one of the most prestigious business awards of the world, has initiated its efforts to provide help and support to the nominations for 2020. The award program aiming to reach a lot of companies, whether large...

BenQ Launches Smart Projector and DuoBoard Designed for Collaboration and Smart Workplace -Tuesday 12 November 2019  

BenQ, the global leader in Display Solutions, showcased a new series of display products including a Smart Projector and DuoBoard Interactive Flat Panel at “More Than Connection”. The launch event was hosted in Dubai, inviting its partners across the Middle East & Turkey. The event was also...

Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly initiate first ever study to assess empagliflozin in people hospitalised for acute heart... -Tuesday 12 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today announced the initiation of EMPULSE, the sixth Phase III study in the empagliflozin heart failure programme. The study will assess whether in-hospital administration of empagliflozin 10 mg daily improves heart...

Game-Changing UltimusPlus™ Dispenser from Nordson EFD Takes Process Control to a New Level -Tuesday 12 November 2019    

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Nordson EFD, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), the world’s leading precision fluid dispensing systems manufacturer, introduces UltimusPlus — an industry-leading pneumatic fluid dispenser with time-saving features that amplify production throughput while delivering highly...

ARZAN WEALTH Successfully Sells Another Property from “Single Tenant Portfolio” in USA -Monday 11 November 2019  

Arzan Wealth (DIFC) Limited (‘Arzan Wealth’), a Dubai-based advisory firm regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority, is pleased to announce that it has successfully advised its clients on the sale of a fourth property (“The Property”) from the Single Tenant Portfolio in USA....

Mary Kay Continues Its Commitment to Advance Skin Science Research at the Japanese Society of Investigative Dermatology... -Monday 11 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- As a leader in skincare innovation worldwide, Mary Kay Inc. continued its commitment to advance skin science as a symposium sponsor at the 44th annual meeting of The Japanese Society of Investigative Dermatology (JSID). At the conference held Nov. 8 - 10 in Aomori, Japan, the...

UAE based Autistic Boy Varun Raina accomplishes his dream to Act in Films with Creative Bites -Monday 11 November 2019  

Very rarely comes to sight a boy like Varun Raina, who despite Autism, is intensely passionate about acting and aspires to work professionally in films and the media industry. Varun Raina was trained and guided by UAE based filmmaker & Acting Coach Tanveer Ahmed over a span of numerous months...

ADGM Welcomes Grant Thornton to its list of Professional Firms -Monday 11 November 2019  

Grant Thornton expands its presence by opening their new office in ADGM. The global professional services firm is one of the fastest growing firms in the region in recent years and now has 4 offices in the UAE. “We have been operating in the UAE since 1966 and we have seen enormous changes...

Male infertility is becoming a growing concern for couples looking to start a family -Monday 11 November 2019  

To raise awareness regarding matters surrounding men’s health and in observance of ‘Movember,’ an annual event involving the growing of moustaches all through the month of November, Fakih IVF Fertility Center has a special line-up of services rolled out for all its male patients. As...

Rimini Street Announces Fiscal Third Quarter 2019 Financial Results -Sunday 10 November 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 results for the third quarter ended September 30,...

Ship Finance and Trade conference speakers stress the need for collaborative working -Sunday 10 November 2019  

The fifth annual The Maritime Standard Ship Finance and Trade Conference took place the Sofitel Abu Dhabi Corniche, on 6th November 2019. The event highlighted the importance of the shipping, ports and other maritime sectors working more closely with the financial services sector, as well as the...

Rimini Street Announces Global Availability of Application Management Services for Oracle Database and Applications -Saturday 9 November 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 the global availability of its Application Management...

Tommy Hilfiger Commits to 3D Design to Realize Ambitious Digitalization Journey -Friday 8 November 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tommy Hilfiger, which is owned by PVH Corp. [NYSE:PVH], announces that 3D design technology is being incorporated into all global apparel design teams at its headquarters in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Its Spring 2022 apparel collections will be the first to be fully designed...