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Khalid Al Qasimi, a Fashion Icon that Epitomises a Convergence of Civilisations SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates -Saturday 6 July 2019  

The fashion world is in mourning following the departure of Sheikh Khalid bin Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, son of the His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohamed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah and a talented fashion designer. The announcement sparked a flood of social...

Placental Abruption: An Obstetric Emergency -Saturday 6 July 2019  

Placental abruption refers to partial or complete placental detachment prior to delivery of the foetus. Approximately one percent of all pregnant women experience placental abruption, of which most can be managed successfully. It is more commonly observed in women having undergone multiple...

CNIM Designs and Validates the Rotation System That Will Enable the StratobusTM Airship to Operate... -Friday 5 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Stratobus TM is an 85,000 cu. m airship designed to operate at an altitude of 20 km, in the lower layer of the stratosphere. Equipped with four electric motors powered by solar panels during the day and batteries at night, the vehicle is fully autonomous from an energy...

Hytera Released Mission Critical Applications Over Operator’s Broadband Network White Paper -Thursday 4 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hytera, a global leading provider of professional and private wireless communication equipment and solutions, is announcing the release of a white paper titled “Mission Critical Applications Over Operator’s Broadband Network” today. Hytera has been a trusted partner...

Sichuan Shengda & Sichuan Energy Announce Start-up of New PTA Line Utilizing INVISTA’s Proprietary PTA... -Thursday 4 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- INVISTA’s technology and licensing group, INVISTA Performance Technologies (IPT), Sichuan Shengda Chemical New Material Co., Ltd (Sichuan Shengda) and Sichuan Energy Investment Chemical New Material Co., Ltd (Sichuan Energy) announce the successful start-up of Sichuan...

NOTS Solar Lamps to Invest USD 70 million in Solar Home Systems Manufacturing and Retailing in Rwanda -Thursday 4 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NOTS Solar Lamps - an impact enterprise - and the Government of Rwanda today announced a landmark deal that will accelerate the provision of electricity to the lowest income families in the country. NOTS will invest USD 70m over five years in a manufacturing facility for Solar...

Verrency Appoints Shezan Amiji to Global Advisory Board -Thursday 4 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Global payment innovation company Verrency today announced the appointment of Shezan Amiji, a seasoned entrepreneur, to its global advisory board. Mr. Amiji co-founded Beam Wallet, a leading mobile wallet, payments and rewards app. The UAE operations of Beam Wallet were...

Bright Kids Nursery recognised as ‘Superbrand’ -Wednesday 3 July 2019  

Bright Kids Nursery – a chain of nurseries owned, managed and operated by KBBO Education – has been recognised as a Superbrand, a status conferred on the most outstanding brands by invitation only. Bright Kids Nursery was awarded Superbrand status at a ceremony at the InterContinental Dubai...

INRED Partners with SES Networks to Enable 1,000 Free Wi-Fi Hotspots to Connect Colombia -Wednesday 3 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Colombian Ministry of Telecommunications (Mintic) has selected local services provider INRED to install, operate and maintain 1,000 Wi-Fi hotspots in rural areas around the country as part of the Sustainable Universal Access project. Enabled by SES Network’s Signature...

SNC-Lavalin awarded engineering and project management support services by Emirates Global Aluminium -Wednesday 3 July 2019  

SNC-Lavalin is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a three-year Master Services Agreement by Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) to provide engineering and project management support services to complement its existing resources in delivering operations capital projects at EGA’s Al...

Suqia Extends Deadline to Apply for 2nd Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award to 1 September 2019 -Tuesday 2 July 2019  

The UAE Water Aid Foundation (Suqia) extended the deadline to enter the second Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Water Award to 1 September 2019. Applicants participating in the award will compete to win prizes totalling USD 1 million. HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice...

Saif bin Zayed Attends the Conclusion of ISALEX19 Exercise -Tuesday 2 July 2019      

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, attended the conclusion of the International Security Alliance’s First Joint Exercise (ISALEX19) hosted by the UAE Ministry of Interior (MoI). Fifty representatives from law enforcement agencies...

Interactive Brokers Group Announces BET, LEARN, WIN -Tuesday 2 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (IEX: IBKR) will award up to $1,000 of commission credits to one million new customers for use in their IBKR brokerage accounts. Participants in this promotion can receive these credits by converting their winnings on bets made on IBKR’s...

Tez Financial Services and Green Girls Organization Selected as Winners of Visa Everywhere Initiative: Women’s... -Tuesday 2 July 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Visa (NYSE:V) recently hosted the Visa Everywhere Initiative (VEI): Women’s Global Edition, marking the first time the program has focused on organizations with at least one woman founder or co-founder from around the world who are changing the world by solving business and...

KOC Awards Halliburton Integrated Offshore Services Contract -Tuesday 2 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) and Halliburton (NYSE: HAL) today announced the companies have signed an Integrated Offshore Drilling Services contract for six high-pressure high-temperature (HPHT) exploration wells on two jack-up rigs in the Arabian Gulf. Through Halliburton Project...

Announcing the ABB FIA Formula E Seoul E-Prix in 2020 -Tuesday 2 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ABB’s YuMi, the world’s first truly collaborative dual arm robot, waving the checkered flags to unveil the Gen2 car at a media conference in Seoul, which will host its first ABB FIA Formula E Championship Seoul E-Prix in 2020. About 10 million people live in the capital in...

BentallGreenOak Announces Closing of Merger Forming a Leading Global Real Estate Investment Platform -Tuesday 2 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- BentallGreenOak announced today the closing of the merger between Bentall Kennedy and GreenOak Real Estate. The combined company is called BentallGreenOak. This press release features multimedia. View the full release...

Boehringer Ingelheim Expands Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis (NASH) R&D Pipeline With New First-in-Class Compound from... -Monday 1 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boehringer Ingelheim and Yuhan Corporation today announced a collaboration and license agreement for the development of a first-in-class dual agonist for the treatment of NASH and related liver diseases that combines GLP-1 and FGF21 activity in one molecule. The collaboration...

ISALEX19 Exercise Kicks-off in Abu Dhabi -Monday 1 July 2019  

The International Security Alliance’s First Joint Exercise (ISALEX19) hosted by the UAE Ministry of Interior (MoI) kicked-off yesterday (Sunday). The exercise witnessed the participation of 50 representatives from law enforcement agencies from the International Security Alliance (ISA)...

CoinDeal Celebrates Wolverhampton Wanderers Sponsorship Renewal with the Launch of an Innovative Free Token -Monday 1 July 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Global cryptocurrency exchange platform, CoinDeal, has confirmed the extension of its sponsorship of Wolverhampton Wanderers for a further year and, to celebrate, has launched an innovative new token, CDL, as the company expands into the USA. CoinDeal’s sleeve...