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Dewan Architects Clinches a Spot in the Top 50 of World Architecture 100 “Big List” Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday 20 January 2019  

Dewan Architects + Engineers has for the 10th consecutive year received top honours from the prestigious UK industry publication Building Design Magazine. Every year Building Design (BD) surveys the world's biggest architecture practices to create a report that is one of the most respected...

NMC Healthcare Opens a New Multi-Speciality Centre in Rolla, Sharjah -Sunday 20 January 2019  

NMC healthcare has announced the opening of a new multi-specialty Medical Centre in Al Rolla, Sharjah. The new 22,000 sq. ft. NMC Medical Centre will provide specialised medical services to the residents of Sharjah. The state-of-the-art facility has 23 doctors practicing 18 different...

Crescent Petroleum Signs MoU to Sponsor Special Olympics -Sunday 20 January 2019  

Crescent Petroleum, the Middle East's first and largest private exploration and production company, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) for Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019 to sponsor the World Games taking place 14-21 March,...

FLIR Systems Awarded $89 Million Contract from French Armed Forces to Deliver Black Hornet Personal Reconnaissance... -Saturday 19 January 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) announced today it has been awarded a contract from the French Defense Procurement Agency (DGA) in support of the French Operational Pocket Drone (DrOP) program. The contract has a ceiling value of $89 million to provide the FLIR Black...

ISACA Announces 2019 Slate of Events for Business Technology Professionals Around the Globe During its... -Saturday 19 January 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ISACA, a global association serving technology audit, assurance, governance and cybersecurity professionals, celebrating its 50th anniversary in 2019, announced its annual event schedule, which includes learning opportunities focused on emerging technologies, innovation, best...

Warm welcome for ABB Formula E in Davos -Saturday 19 January 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Just a few days before the start of the World Economic Forum 2019, Davos is celebrating a world premiere: The latest ABB FIA Formula E racing car - dubbed Gen2 – was transported on a train from the iconic Swiss Rhaetian Railway to Europe’s highest city, where it will be an...

Virgin Voyages Calling All RockStars to Sea -Friday 18 January 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Virgin Voyages, the new lifestyle brand set to disrupt the travel industry, today released several designs and images of their RockStar Suites. The new company is throwing out traditional clichés on luxury and formalities, and instead bringing Rebellious Luxe to life at sea...

XYO Partners with Telematics Leader DRVR to Make Pan-Asia Vehicle Fleets Smartest and Most Cost-Efficient Globally -Friday 18 January 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- XYO, the technology that bridges blockchain to the physical world, today announced a partnership with top Asian vehicle fleet analytics and management leader DRVR. The partnership and subsequent deployment of XYO-backed Sentinels are expected to leverage location-based data...

Visa Champions Female Entrepreneurs in 2019 -Friday 18 January 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As part of its ongoing commitment to support female entrepreneurs, Visa (NYSE: V) is launching a global initiative – She’s Next, Empowered by Visa – to encourage women small business owners as they build, sustain and advance their businesses. The global rate of female...

Bank of America Reports Fourth-Quarter 2018 Financial Results  -Thursday 17 January 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bank of America reported its fourth-quarter 2018 financial results today. The news release, supplemental filing and investor presentation can be accessed in the following ways: This press release features multimedia. View the full release here:...

TurbineAero, Inc. Announces Acquisition of APU Piece Part Repair Business from the Triumph Group -Thursday 17 January 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TurbineAero, a portfolio company of The Gores Group, announced today the acquisition of the APU piece part repair product line (“RPL”) from Triumph Aviation Services Asia, Ltd. The acquisition of this business segment integrates APU piece part repair into the APU Systems...

INDYCAR Names NTT as Entitlement Sponsor of IndyCar Series -Thursday 17 January 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- INDYCAR announced today during the North American International Auto Show that global information technology and communications leader NTT has signed a multi-year agreement to become the IndyCar Series Title Partner. In addition, NTT becomes the Official Technology Partner of...

Teradata Appoints Oliver Ratzesberger President and CEO -Wednesday 16 January 2019  

  (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Teradata (NYSE: TDC), the industry’s only pervasive data intelligence company, today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Oliver Ratzesberger President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO), effective immediately. Ratzesberger succeeds Victor L. Lund, who is...

Jam City Announces $145 Million in Strategic Financing to Fuel Consolidation and Growth Initiatives -Wednesday 16 January 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Jam City, Inc., a leader in mobile entertainment, today announced $145 million in strategic financing jointly led by JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. and Bank of America Merrill Lynch, and a syndicate of lenders including Silicon Valley Bank, SunTrust Bank and CIT Bank, N.A. The...

ASUS Republic of Gamers gives a first look of the Mothership & Zephyrus S to the Middle East. -Tuesday 15 January 2019  

KEY POINTS  GZ700: New type of desktop-replacement gaming laptop featuring the latest NVIDIA GeForce RTX graphics, an Intel Core i9 processor, and cutting-edge connectivity GX701: Ultraslim gaming laptop features NVIDIA GeForce RTX graphics, up to a 144Hz refresh rate, and a PANTONE...

UAEREP’s First Cycle Awardees Present Outstanding Final Project Results At the 3rd IREF -Tuesday 15 January 2019  

The UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science’s 3rd International Rain Enhancement Forum (IREF) today featured the final project results of its 1st Cycle awardees at the 2019 Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW). In the presence of a distinguished audience of VIP dignitaries,...

Japanese Automatic Foreign Currency Exchange Machine Company, ActPro to Hold No. 1 World Market Share in 2.5 Years -Tuesday 15 January 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ActPro Co., Ltd installed approximately 400 units of SMART EXCHANGE automated currency exchange machine which can exchange 12 foreign currencies in Japan, in just 2.5 years. The automatic foreign currency exchange machines made in Japan are the world’s best, enabling...

Gemalto Advances Global IoT Connectivity with LPWA Module Platform Based on Latest Qualcomm LTE IoT Solution -Tuesday 15 January 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- To meet booming global demand for Low Power Wide Area (LPWA) IoT connectivity, Gemalto announces a platform of innovative Cinterion IoT Modules based on the latest Qualcomm® 9205 LTE IoT modem from Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated. The new...

Steel Wood Industries, Dubai Branch, MP Ghassan Afiouni Honored the 1st Innovation Sustainability Award as the Founder... -Monday 14 January 2019  

Under the patronage of His Excellency, Eng. Mohammed Ahmed Bin Abdul Aziz Al Shehhi, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Economy in United Arab Emirates; Ghassan Farouk Afiouni, the Founding Sponsor of USF Alumni Chapter in the GCC and Managing Partner of Steel Wood Industries received the USF...

ECity to Launch One of Abu Dhabi’s Largest Electronic Stores -Monday 14 January 2019  

United Arab Emirates based electronics retail giant ECity rolled out today its ambitious multi-million-dollar expansion program with the launch of one of Abu Dhabi’s largest electronics and gadgets stores, which covers over approximately 2000 sq. m. The Albatha Group flagship electronics...