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Expo 2020 Dubai holds first International Planning Meeting Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday 25 May 2016

Senior government and diplomatic officials from over 130 countries came together in Dubai, to discuss plans for the first ever World Expo to be held in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA). Her Excellency Reem Al Hashimy, UAE Minister of State for International Cooperation and...

TGM Consultants Expands its Caucasus Presence with New Leasing Appointment at Armenia’s Rossia Mall -Wednesday 25 May 2016  

The owners of the recently launched Rossia Mall in Armenia have appointed TGM Consultants as Leasing Agents to support their retail leasing function. Located in the country’s capital of Yerevan, the first phase of the development was officially opened in the presence of Armenia’s President...

NRI Anushka Gaikwad from Singapore-Based Global Indian International School (GIIS) Tops Worldwide in 2016 CBSE Exams,... -Wednesday 25 May 2016

Anushka ranked 1st worldwide with 98.2% or 491 out of 500 marks Nearly half the batch from GIIS scored 90% and above and a quarter of the batch scored 95% and above Award-winning Nine Gems™ learning framework helped Anushka in achieving better learning outcomes (BUSINESS WIRE)--...

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Launches First Phase of International Expansion -Wednesday 25 May 2016

United States-based real estate brokerage network will expand to global markets in 2017; one-of-a-kind property-search site and listing syndication program open initial gateways abroad (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, the United States-based real estate brokerage franchise...

MoI Dialogue on Child Rights Law “Wadeema” with 33 Entities -Wednesday 25 May 2016  

The Human Rights Department at the General Secretariat of the Office of H.H Deputy Prime Minister & Minister of Interior hosted an interactive dialogue session tnon the Child Rights Law “Wadeema”. The dialogue, which took place on Tuesday at the Hilton Grand Abu Dhabi, was attended by 33...

The Coca-Cola Company Announces New International Structure, Promotes Key Leaders -Wednesday 25 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Coca-Cola Company today announced a new streamlined international structure to better align its operating units against its global bottling footprint and to promote and develop key Coca-Cola leaders. “Today’s announcement outlines important changes to our...

Inmarsat: Global Demand for In-Flight Broadband Hits New Heights amongst Airline Passengers -Wednesday 25 May 2016

Airlines need to offer a reliable, high-quality broadband service to boost passenger uptake, according to extensive survey of over 9,000 people from 27 countries (BUSINESS WIRE)-- One of the most comprehensive surveys of airline customers worldwide reveals that passengers now not only expect...

Ferring Pharmaceuticals: World Bedwetting Day 2016 - New Evidence Confirms the Impact of Bedwetting on Children’s... -Tuesday 24 May 2016

Bedwetting is a complex disorder involving several factors such as bladder dysfunction, the inability to wake up and an over-production of urine at night1 and will not necessarily go away by itself2 An increased association between bedwetting, brain and psychological functioning as...

Samsung Bioepis' Biologics License Application for SB2 Infliximab Biosimilar Accepted by U.S. Food and Drug... -Tuesday 24 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd. today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has accepted for review the company’s Biologics License Application (BLA) for SB2, a biosimilar candidate referencing Remicade® (infliximab), for the treatment of rheumatoid...

Sir Martin Sorrell to Give Keynote Address at IBC2016 -Tuesday 24 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global advertising and marketing guru Sir Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, will deliver the Keynote address on Friday 9 September at the IBC2016 Conference in Amsterdam. As one of the most respected global industry leaders, Sir Martin’s views are keenly...

GSMA Announces Commitment to Expand Remit of Humanitarian Connectivity Charter at UN World Humanitarian Summit -Tuesday 24 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today at the World Humanitarian Summit, GSMA Director General Mats Granryd addressed the Leaders Roundtable on Financing: Investing in Humanity and outlined the GSMA’s commitment to expanding the footprint of its Humanitarian Connectivity Charter. In his remarks, Granryd...

IL-23 inhibitor risankizumab induces remission in Phase II study in patients with moderate-to-severe Crohn’s disease -Tuesday 24 May 2016  

After 12 weeks, approximately twice as many patients with moderate-to-severe Crohn’s disease, the majority of whom had previously failed treatment with one or more TNF antagonists, achieved clinical remission with risankizumab compared with placebo1 Endoscopic remission was achieved in...

Rimini Street Appoints New SVP of Global Client Engagement -Tuesday 24 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc., the leading independent provider of enterprise software support services for SAP SE’s (NYSE:SAP) Business Suite, BusinessObjects and HANA Database software and Oracle Corporation’s (NYSE:ORCL) Siebel, PeopleSoft, JD Edwards, E-Business...

HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Honors MoI Employee for Rescuing Young Man from Drowning -Tuesday 24 May 2016  

At his office today (Tuesday), Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, awarded the Second Class Rescue Medal to First Warrant Officer Rashid Abdullah Mohammed Al Ra’aisi, from the Ajman Police General Headquarters. This accolade was in...

IHC Represents the UAE at the UN World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul, Turkey -Tuesday 24 May 2016  

Dubai’s International Humanitarian City (IHC) represented the United Arab Emirates (UAE) at the first World Humanitarian Summit (WHS) in Istanbul, Turkey, which commenced yesterday. WHS is a global call to action by Secretary General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-Moon and will bring together...

UAE Participates in the 33rd Meeting of GCC Traffic General Directors -Tuesday 24 May 2016  

Headed by Brigadier Ghaith Hassan Al Zaabi, Director General, Traffic Coordination General Directorate at the Ministry of Interior (MoI), a delegation from the UAE participated in the 33rd Meeting of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Traffic General Directors, which was recently hosted in the...

MoI Council Discusses Social Support Center Services -Tuesday 24 May 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) Council, hosted by UAE national Saeed Mohammed Al Rumaithi at his residence in Al Ain, under the theme “Services Offered by the Social Support Center,” called for the promotion of societal culture via awareness messages disseminated across social networking...

Sky Cable Signs Deal with SES to Launch New Direct-to-Home Satellite TV in the Philippines -Tuesday 24 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today a multi-year, multi-transponder agreement with Sky Cable, the largest cable television provider in the Philippines. Sky Cable will be broadcasting direct-to-home (DTH) satellite TV channels via SES satellites at 108.2 degrees East...

Northern Trust Appoints Clayton DaSilva to Drive Growth in the Middle East -Tuesday 24 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Northern Trust announced today that it has hired Clayton DaSilva as sales manager, Middle East. Based in Abu Dhabi, DaSilva is responsible for leading Northern Trust’s business development in the Middle East and supporting business development in Africa, offering...

SES Platform Services and K-NET Partner to Provide Quality Satellite Channels for West Africa -Tuesday 24 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), a world-leading satellite operator, today announced that SES Platform Services (SES PS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of SES, has strengthened its partnership with K-NET, an ICT and Telecoms platform services company based in Ghana, to create a joint...