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Crystalplex Announces Development of Cadmium-Free Alloy Gradient Sapphire™ Quantum Dots for Optoelectronics Uses PITTSBURGH -Friday 20 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Crystalplex Corp., a pioneer in the development of high stability quantum dots, has announced a new development enabling increased brightness and color stability for LCD displays using cadmium-free Sapphire™ quantum dots. Manufacturers of high-end consumer electronics,...

PENTAX Medical Launches OPTIVISTA-EPK-i7010 Video Processor -Friday 20 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PENTAX Medical launches a world first, the OPTIVISTA EPK-i7010 Video Processor, featuring both digital and optical enhancements, in the European, Middle Eastern & African (EMEA) markets. This unique enhancement combination provides detailed information for more accurate in...

Punitive and Correctional Establishments Department Launches the Ninth Edition of Al Radda Program -Friday 20 May 2016  

The Punitive and Correctional Establishments Department at Abu Dhabi Police launched the ninth edition of its Al Radda program, in collaboration with the Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development. The program aims at providing Emirati inmates of the Punitive and Correctional Establishments with an...

ADP Arrest Eight Individuals in Possession of 398 Bags of “Spice” -Friday 20 May 2016  

Abu Dhabi Police managed to arrest eight young people (two male college students and three females), in possession of 398 bags of ‘spice’, a synthetic drug. Colonel Dr. Rashid Mohammad Borshid, Head of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID), warned against the risks of falling prey...

ADP Medical Services Organizes Awareness Campaign for Taxi Drivers -Friday 20 May 2016  

The Medical Services Department affiliated to the General Directorate of Finance and Services at the Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters (GHQ), recently launched a medical awareness campaign for taxi drivers. The campaign, organized in cooperation with the Centre for Regulation of Transport,...

Civil Defense launches “I am a leader” Initiative -Friday 20 May 2016  

The Civil Defense General Command at the Ministry of Interior launched an initiative titled “I am a leader”, aimed at exploring potential career paths in a bid to enhance leadership skills of officers working in the civil defense sector nationwide. Major General Jassem Muhammad Al...

Social Support Centers Department Organizes Awareness Lecture for Liwa School Students -Friday 20 May 2016  

In cooperation with Abu Dhabi University, the Social Support Centers Department at Abu Dhabi Police recently organized a guidance lecture for students of Liwa Private School in Al Ain. The lecture held under the theme “Use it with caution” and was delivered by the social specialist Moza Al...

WISeKey (SIX: WIHN) to acquire the IoT integrated circuits and semiconductor business of INSIDE Secure (Euronext Paris:... -Friday 20 May 2016

Creating the first ever comprehensive trusted end-to-end cybersecurity platform for people and objects (IoT) Provides significant cross-selling opportunities with complementary products Transaction valued at CHF 13,000,000, net of transferred cash, paid in a mix of cash and convertible...

MoI is Keen to Boost Customer Confidence in its Services -Thursday 19 May 2016  

Major General Khalifa Hareb Al Khaiaili, Acting Assistant Undersecretary of the Ministry of Interior (MoI) for Naturalization, Residency and Ports Affairs, stressed the Ministry’s keenness to provide outstanding services, conforming to the best of international standards, to enhance public...

O3b, Presta Bist Demonstrate High Performance, Cost Effective 4G/LTE Solution for the Sahel -Thursday 19 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- O3b Networks, in partnership with Presta Bist, has proven today via live demonstration that its satellite enabled services deliver crystal clear voice, live HD video and high speed downloads. The live Demo Day event held in the Republic of Chad tested link speed, video...

SES and Telkom Form Strategic Partnership to Supply Satellite Capacity for Indonesia Through SES-9 -Thursday 19 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today a new strategic partnership with PT Telekomunikasi Indonesia, Tbk (Telkom), Indonesia’s largest satellite telecommunications services company. Telkom will provide connectivity to the Indonesian market via capacity on the...

40 Year Old Bangladeshi Household Help Won Fiat Car from Kitco’s Kettle Cooked Scratch & Win Promotion -Thursday 19 May 2016  

Leading UAE snacks manufacturer, Kitco, a part of Mezzan UAE, announced the name of the proud owner of a brand new Fiat 500 car with its Kettle Cooked Scratch & Win promotion. Bangladeshi expatriate, Hasanul Raseed, became the lucky winner of the car after purchasing his favorite flavor of...

HanesBrands Announces Offering of Euro-Denominated Notes -Thursday 19 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- HanesBrands (NYSE:HBI) announced today that its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, Hanes Finance Luxembourg S.C.A., a corporate partnership limited by shares (société en commandite par actions) under the laws of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, is planning to offer €450...

IBC Innovation Awards Shortlist Announced: IP, 4K and OTT Amongst Industry Trends Tackled by Entrants -Thursday 19 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The shortlist for the IBC2016 Innovation Awards has been announced. The nine finalists are from six countries, as far apart as China and the USA. Each reflects the way that technological advances are boosting the creativity and efficiency of the content industry. That is...

Chief Scientist at Security Innovation Presents on Quantum Safety at Fourth International Cryptographic Module... -Thursday 19 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dr. William Whyte, Chief Scientist for Security Innovation, a cybersecurity provider and leader in the 2015 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Security Awareness Training, will be presenting at the Fourth International Cryptographic Module Conference in Ottawa, Ontario. The...

Philip Morris International Comments on English Court’s Plain Packaging Decision -Thursday 19 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International (NYSE/Euronext Paris: PM) today comments on an English Court’s decision to uphold the UK’s plain packaging regulations. In May 2015, PMI and other companies sought a ruling on whether those regulations, which make it illegal to use registered...

SES and SOLARKIOSK Will Bring Power and Internet to Education Centres in Jordan Refugee Camp -Thursday 19 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) and SOLARKIOSK AG, the energy and business gateway to Base-of-the-Pyramid (BoP) communities worldwide, announced today that they are pioneering the first-of-its-kind "Connected Solar School" to deliver electricity, educational tools, and...

Abu Dhabi Police Celebrate Arab Family Day -Thursday 19 May 2016  

The Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters, represented by the Cultural and Social Activity Section of the Clubs Department, marked Arab Family Day by organizing a celebration. The event was held at the theatre hall of the Police Officers Club in Abu Dhabi. Colonel Ahmed Saeed Al Badi, Head of...

Social Support Centers Department Reviews the Proper Mechanism to Deal with Children's Cases -Thursday 19 May 2016  

The Social Support Centers Department of the Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters presented a paper on the appropriate measures to deal with children’s cases. The event, held under the slogan "Free my voice”, was organized by the Social Services Department of the Government of Sharjah, to...

Blood Drive at the Al Ain Traffic Section -Thursday 19 May 2016

In collaboration with Tawam Hospital and John Hopkins Medicine International, the Al Ain Traffic section organized a blood donation campaign for staff members and customers. The blood drive aims to revive the values of solidarity and mercy among community members, and is aligned with the Abu...