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CommScope to Acquire ARRIS:  ... HICKORY, N.C. & SUWANEE, Ga. -Tuesday 13 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- CommScope (NASDAQ: COMM), a global leader in infrastructure solutions for communications networks, has agreed to acquire ARRIS International plc (NASDAQ: ARRS), a global leader in entertainment and communications solutions, in an all-cash transaction for $31.75 per share, or a...

ePROMIS Again Tops FrontRunners® ERP Software Report By Software Advice, A Gartner Company -Monday 12 November 2018  

Global enterprise software innovator ePROMIS Solutions Inc., announced today that ePROMIS ERP has emerged as the top ERP software for the second consecutive time in FrontRunners® ERP software report by Software Advice, a Gartner company. With a total score of 9.86 ePROMIS, ERP is also the...

Saudi Championship for E-sports and Cartoon Characters -Monday 12 November 2018  

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) is hosting in mid-November the largest open amateur sports and cartoon characters simulation event since the establishment of the Saudi Arabian Federation for Electronic and Intellectual Sports. On the sidelines of the tournament, famous cartoon singers and...

Middle East’s Greatest EDM Extravaganza Takes Center Stage -Monday 12 November 2018  

The excitement is mounting as Meydan gets ready to host 12 of the world’s Top 100 DJs at BAO Festival on the 29th & 30th of November. Dubai will be witnessing the headliners - MARTIN GARRIX, DIMITRI VEGAS & LIKE MIKE, AFROJACK, DON DIABLO, NERVO, R3HAB, ALOK, SALVATORE GANACCI, BROOKS, DANTE...

Enapter is Taking Green Hydrogen Electrolysis to the Next Level - with the New Electrolyser “EL 2.0” -Monday 12 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Enapter today revealed its new generation of green hydrogen electrolysers, the EL 2.0. Electrolysers split water into oxygen and hydrogen, a technology that is poised to contribute significantly to greening energy systems globally. “It is Enapter’s first birthday this...

GAC Inaugurates New Dubai South Contract Logistics Facility -Monday 12 November 2018  

A quarter of a century after opening the first distribution centre in the Middle East, GAC Dubai has officially unveiled its new purpose-built contract logistics facility, at Dubai South. The inauguration ceremony was held under the patronage of His Excellency Khalifa Al Zaffin, Executive...

CHTF 2018 to Open in Shenzhen on November 14th, with “Time Gallery” to Feature 20-Year Memory -Monday 12 November 2018      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- China Hi-tech Fair 2018 will be held with the theme “New Development Concept for High Quality Growth” at the Shenzhen Convention and Exhibition Center on November 14-18, 2018. Since its debut in 1999, CHTF has become an important window for China’s high-tech sector...

AURAK Cultivates American Exchange Opportunities -Sunday 11 November 2018  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) Department of International Programs and Partnerships hosted a committee visit for a Knowledge Exchange Institute (KEI) delegation to explore possible US partnerships for student exchange programs. The KEI provides education abroad programs...

Grundfos Engineering Day 2018: A Platform For Knowledge Sharing, Discussion And Interaction -Sunday 11 November 2018  

In keeping with its purpose and relentless ambitions, Grundfos Egypt, a global leader in advanced pump solutions and a trendsetter in water technology, held its annual “Engineering Day” to showcase cutting-edge application and system solutions for the challenges faced in the Building...

Velodyne Lidar Experts to Address Perception Breakthroughs for Autonomous Vehicles at IDTechEx -Saturday 10 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The world’s largest event on emerging technologies, IDTechEx Show!, will feature presentations from two senior Velodyne Lidar, Inc. experts who will address the future of lidar technology. The discussions will focus on how lidar will enable advanced vehicle safety and...

Team of specialists at Al Zahra Hospital get together to save the foot of a 42-year old Patient -Saturday 10 November 2018  

Recently, a team of doctors at Al Zahra Hospital Sharjah were tasked with treating a 42-year-old patient; Ahmed Mansouri, name changed for confidentiality purpose, who was a long-term diabetic. The patient had developed severe infections in both feet. His left foot in particular had suffered...

Rockwell Automation Names Susana Gonzalez President for EMEA Region -Saturday 10 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rockwell Automation Inc. (NYSE: ROK) names Susana Gonzalez president of Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA) region. Susana was most recently Rockwell Automation’s European regional sales vice president. Before joining Rockwell Automation, she led European industrial...

PEI-Genesis Promotes Peter Austin to Senior Vice President -Friday 9 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PEI-Genesis, the world’s fastest assembler of precision connectors, has promoted Peter Austin to Senior Vice President of Manufacturing, Product Management, Marketing & Training, effective immediately. He will continue to report directly to Steven Fisher, PEI-Genesis Chairman...

Western Union Powers Safaricom’s M-PESA Mobile Wallet to Send Money Globally -Thursday 8 November 2018    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Safaricom (NSE: SCOM), Kenya’s leading mobile network operator and provider of M-PESA, a leading mobile wallet, and the Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leader in cross-border and cross-currency money movement, have joined forces again—this time to unlock global money...

Caparol Paints Opens New Showroom In Sharjah -Thursday 8 November 2018  

Caparol Paints, a global provider of German paints and coating solutions, launched its new showroom at Beena centre, King Faisal Street. Caparol achieves a milestone with the opening of the new store in UAE. The store showcases an array of innovative products and finishes aimed at supporting...

TRIGO Accelerates Its Development into the US Aerospace Supply Chain by Acquiring SMS -Thursday 8 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- TRIGO has acquired 100% of the capital of Supplier Management Solutions (SMS) from founder Steve M. Clarke. This transaction is a major step in TRIGO’s development strategy into the value added global aerospace supply chain and quality management services market. It will...

French Tech Companies Be-Bound and IOV Announce a Partnership to Bring Mobile and Blockchain Revolution to Developing... -Wednesday 7 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Blockchain technology company IOV and mobile network optimization leader Be-Bound have initiated a formal collaboration to bridge the digital divide in the world’s most vulnerable communities. The agreement between the two Paris-based companies brings together...

Wharton Research Data Services and SSRN Selects American University of Beirut for WRDS-SSRN Innovation Award™ -Wednesday 7 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), the leading data research platform and business intelligence tool for corporate, academic and government institutions worldwide, is pleased to announce the American University of Beirut as the EMEA region winner of the WRDS-SSRN...

Sharjah Wins Top Honour for RMB 2 Billion Panda Bond At GFC Media Group Awards -Wednesday 7 November 2018  

The Government of Sharjah won the “Sovereign Debt Finance Deal of the Year” award at the Bonds, Loans & Sukuk Awards Middle East for the successful issuance of an RMB 2 billion, or US$ 316 million, Panda Bond. The award was presented by the leading international media organisation "GFC Media...

Sharjah Emphasises Once Again that Youth are Key to Peace and Prosperity in MENA Region -Wednesday 7 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sharjah, the third largest emirate in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), has shed the spotlight, once again, on the role of the youth in establishing long-term peace in the MENA region. The emirate has hosted key discussions with more than 600 senior officials and 60 key...