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Pooled Data from Meta-Analysis Suggest Significant Overall Survival Benefit of Investigational REVLIMID® Maintenance... SUMMIT, N.J. -Monday 6 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celgene Corporation (NASDAQ:CELG) today announced data from a meta-analysis of overall survival in multiple myeloma (MM) patients receiving investigational maintenance treatment with REVLIMID® (lenalidomide) capsules following high-dose melphalan and autologous stem cell...

Geneva Gets Ready to Welcome Families Ahead of the Summer Holidays -Sunday 5 June 2016  

Geneva Tourism has unveiled its latest campaign – “#MumRelax” – with amazing breaks guaranteed for mothers and children alike. Serenity and exceptional quality of life play a starring role in an effort to give the region's mothers the relaxing times they are looking for, while their...

‘Your Ramadan Food is a Matter of Culture and Behavior’ Lecture at Al Ain Residency -Sunday 5 June 2016  

The Residency and Foreigners Affairs Department in Al Ain presented an awareness lecture to its members about the culture of healthy food. The lecture encouraged members to avoid negative food habits during Ramadan. The lecture, entitled ‘Your Ramadan Food is a Matter of Culture and...

Ramadan Road Safety ‘Tips&Tricks’ -Sunday 5 June 2016  

Road traffic accidents, injuries and fatalities peak in the holy month of Ramadan. We witness hundreds of accidents and dozens of fatalities every year. Ramadan is the perfect time to start with better road safety habits! Road traffic accidents, injuries and fatalities peak in the...

Expo 2020 Dubai Connects with Etisalat for Fastest, Smartest Site on Earth -Sunday 5 June 2016  

The site of Expo 2020 Dubai will be one of the fastest, smartest, and best connected places in the world during the global mega event, through its Premier Partnership with Etisalat Group, announced today. Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation and...

OT Partners with Mobvoi and CUP to Launch the First Secure Contactless Payment Service on Ticwatch in China -Saturday 4 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OT (Oberthur Technologies), a leading global provider of embedded security software products and services, today announced a key partnership with Mobvoi, the leading Artificial Intelligence and smart watch company, and China Union Pay (CUP), the Chinese payment scheme, to...

Visa Welcomes Swimming Athlete Yusra Mardini to Team Visa Rio 2016 -Saturday 4 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) today announced the addition of Yusra Mardini to Team Visa Rio 2016. A competitive swimmer who grew up in Syria, Mardini’s journey to the Olympic Games took a turn one year ago when she fled to Greece with 20 others on a small inflatable dinghy. A few...

SpaceResources.lu: New Space Law to Provide Framework for Space Resource Utilization -Saturday 4 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Luxembourg Government forges ahead with the SpaceResources.lu initiative by presenting an overall strategy to be implemented progressively for the exploration and commercial utilization of resources from Near Earth Objects (NEOs), such as asteroids. Amongst the key actions...

LAPD Praise Security Support Members -Saturday 4 June 2016  

Michael Downing, Deputy Chief of Los Angeles Police Department, praised the efficiency and readiness of the Security Support delegation members, as well as their prompt response and outstanding skills in handling the different types of crimes and cases. These remarks were made by Downing in his...

MoI Signs a Memorandum of Understanding with Sharjah Environment and Protected Area Authority -Saturday 4 June 2016  

The MoI signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Sharjah Environment and Protected Area Authority, to integrate fines for environmental violations in the Emirate of Sharjah in the police e-violations system across the UAE. Such measure would facilitate payment of fines for community...

SES Prices Hybrid Bond Offering of EUR 750 million -Saturday 4 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) today announced the pricing of an inaugural hybrid bond offering. SES has agreed to sell: EUR 750 million of Deeply Subordinated Fixed Rate Resettable Securities Coupon of 4.625% This transaction is of strategic and...

Abanca Selects OT to Deploy Samsung Pay in Europe -Friday 3 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OT (Oberthur Technologies), a leading global provider of embedded security software products and services, and an award-winning innovator in the payment sector, announced today its selection by Abanca to onboard Samsung Pay in Europe and enable its customers in Spain to use...

Visa Introduces NFC-Enabled Payment Ring for Team Visa Sponsored Athletes to Use at Rio 2016 Olympic Games -Friday 3 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visa Inc. (NYSE:V), the exclusive payment provider at the Olympic and Paralympic Games, today introduced a new innovation for use at the Rio 2016 Games – the first payment wearable ring backed by a Visa account. The Visa payment ring will be given to all Team Visa athletes in...

Sartorius to Implement Stock Split on June 13, 2016 -Friday 3 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As approved by the Annual Shareholders’ Meeting of Sartorius AG (FWB:SRT) on April 7, the capital increase by use of retained earnings to perform a stock split will be implemented on June 13, 2016. Every shareholder will receive three additional shares of the same type per...

JAC Sells 300,000 S3s In 600 Days, Breaks Compact SUV Sales Record -Friday 3 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- JAC (Shanghai Stock Exchange 600418) JAC remains the industry’s sales champion, having sold 300,000 S3s during the last 20 months. The S3 has set several records since its launch, from achieving a breakthrough of 10,000 units in its first month, to overtaking sales of...

GCC Punitive and Correctional Institutions Calls for benefitting from UAE Experience in Inmates Treatments -Friday 3 June 2016  

The 21st Meeting for the Heads of Punitive and Correctional Institutions and the Security Media Committee in the GCC concluded on Thursday in Riyadh. The attendees called for organizing a workshop to allow all parties to take advantage of the UAE’s experience in implementing the Standard...

Acelity Announces Intention to Amend and Extend Existing Credit Agreement -Friday 3 June 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Acelity L.P. Inc. (“Acelity”), a global advanced wound care and regenerative medicine company, announced today that, subject to market terms and conditions, it will seek to amend its existing credit agreement (the “Credit Agreement”) to, among other things, refinance...

SES and Fox Networks Germany Extend Multi-Year Contract -Thursday 2 June 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary, SES Platform Services, a leading technical media service provider, and Fox Networks Group (FNG) Germany have signed a multi-year contract to continue delivering content management and...

Grundfos Reflects on Solar Technology for Irrigation and thus Food Production -Thursday 2 June 2016  

 Grundfos, the award-winning world leader in pump manufacturing, has long been a strong global advocate of water efficiency. Access to safe water is one of the greatest challenges in the world, which will only increase in line with the growing climate changes. Today 1 billion people are without...

ITWORX Education recognized as a CityNext finalist in the 2016 Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards -Thursday 2 June 2016  

ITWORX Education, a Cairo-based ITWORX company backed by the EuroMena Fund, has been named a finalist in the 2016 Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards. It was recognized for providing an outstanding solution in the ‘Public Sector: CityNext’ category, based on its WinjiGo project for Syrian...