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 Toilet Paper Innovation Sets Fine Hygienic Holding on a Roll. Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday 1 October 2019  

The original patent for the modern toilet paper roll was made in 1883, with the standard design of a long strip of toilet paper wrapped around a paperboard cylinder remaining unchanged for over a hundred years. It seemed so simple and so effective a design that it couldn’t be improved upon....

Kaplan Launches Professional Development Solutions for GCC Nationals to Prepare the Next Generation of Future Leaders -Tuesday 1 October 2019

To aid the vision of developing capabilities and shaping the future leaders of this region, Kaplan is pleased to announce the launch of our Nationals’ development initiatives. GCC governments are investing heavily in education for the young Nationals with a long-term vision to build a...

Update of Summary of Product Characteristics for Nuwiq® includes data on effective bleed protection with... -Monday 30 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Octapharma announced today that the European Medicines Agency has authorised an updated Summary of Product Characteristics (SmPC) for Nuwiq® that includes information on personalised prophylaxis in patients with haemophilia A. The updated SmPC can be accessed at...

Iochpe-Maxion Joins New Mobility Ecosystem with Innovation Office in Berlin -Monday 30 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Iochpe-Maxion, a multi-billion dollar global leader in the production of automotive wheels, and a leading producer of automotive structural components in the Americas, announced today the opening of a new mobility innovation office in Berlin, Germany. “As the automotive...

Ferns N Petals Launches One of a Kind Flower and Plants Subscription Service -Monday 30 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Ferns N Petals is a renowned name in the gifting world with over 25 years of expertise in making occasions special for the customers. The company leaves no stone unturned to delight their customers with new services and offerings. Recently they have come up with subscription...

Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property uncovers IPR violations during Inspection Campaign -Monday 30 September 2019  

On Sunday 29th of Muharram, 1441 AH (29 September 29, 2019 AD), Saudi Authority for Intellectual Property (SAIP) carried out an extensive inspection campaign to uncover stores, which violate intellectual property rights (IPR), specifically the copyright protection system. SAIP has warned...

INBUILD® meets primary endpoint - study evaluated nintedanib in patients across a range of progressive fibrosing... -Monday 30 September 2019

New data showed positive effect of nintedanib on slowing decline of lung function in a broad range of fibrosing interstitial lung diseases with a progressive phenotype1 Phase III results published in the New England Journal of Medicine and to be presented at the European Respiratory Society...

New Mining Technology from BitHarp Disrupts Crypto Market -Monday 30 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The rapidly evolving global market for cryptocurrency is currently abuzz with the recent introduction of two extraordinarily designed mining rigs, Lyre Miner and Harp Miner from BitHarp Group Limited (www.bitharp.com). Instead of focusing only on highly proficient and...

Author Vishal Chipkar’s best-seller ‘Enter Paradise’ now in Arabic -Sunday 29 September 2019  

Vishal Chipkar’, a well-known celebrated author of the spiritual book ‘Enter Heaven’ has released an Arabic version of the book, Enter Paradise (Udkhul aljana), expanding his readership in the Middle East and North Africa region. The Arabic version will first be made accessible in...

Jewellery and Watch Show Opens its Doors on 26th October Featuring New Brands to the Region and New Digital... -Sunday 29 September 2019  

Now in its 27th edition, the Jewellery and Watch Show will once again be returning to Abu Dhabi next month on 26-30 October at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC). The event is held under the patronage of Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, the Minister of Tolerance. With...

Middle East PR Association to Host Inaugural Communication Leaders Conference In Riyadh -Sunday 29 September 2019  

The Middle East Public Relations Association (MEPRA) today announced it would host its first communication leadership conference in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia this October. The KSA MEPRA Leadership Majlis will explore how communication professionals can remain relevant in a time of change for the...

Demand for Peruvian products in Oman on the rise -Sunday 29 September 2019  

Peru, one of the world's fastest-growing Latin American nations, is all set to expand its exports of a wide range of goods to the Sultanate of Oman, a move that is aligned with the growing Peruvian exports to the wider Middle East region. Oman is one of the top priority destinations of Peru’s...

The Stubborn Non-Use of Indicators on UAE Roads, a Key Ingredient to the #1 Cause of Road Fatalities -Sunday 29 September 2019  

A nuisance observed daily on UAE roads is the stubborn non-use of indicators. Regardless if motorists change lanes, merge onto highways, exit highways, turn at T-junctions or 4-way junctions or exit roundabouts, very often this happens without the use of indicators. Even fines of AED 200 in Abu...

Mobile Industry Steps up Commitment to Delivering Sustainable Development Goals, New GSMA Study Reports -Saturday 28 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A new GSMA study shows increased contribution by the mobile industry against all 17 of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG’s) over the past year. The 2019 edition of the GSMA’s Mobile Industry Impact Report, published today at the UN General Assembly (UNGA) in New...

Fashion Concept GmbH: Jeremy Meeks to conquer fashion world -Saturday 28 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- We are experiencing a time of social and technological revolution. Fashion Concept GmbH is not just a pioneer, it has also been able to sign a deal with one of the icons of the fashion industry, former "hot felon" Jeremy Meeks. Fashion Concept GmbH focuses on the international...

Record Number of Candidates Impress Jury in Stars of Science Casting Episodes -Saturday 28 September 2019  

The marathon to become the Arab world’s next top innovator has begun, as Qatar Foundation’s Stars of Science concludes the casting stage. Season 11’s opening three episodes showcased presentations from eager hopefuls armed with technological solutions for an array of problems. This...

Dole Celebrates World Maritime Day Highlighting the Importance of Gender Equality and Sustainability -Friday 27 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dole Food Company joins The International Maritime Organization in celebrating the World Maritime Day every year on the 26th of September. The theme this year is Empowering Women in the Maritime Industry, which aims to improve awareness on gender equality, coinciding with the...

Project Management Institute Announces Acquisition of FLEX from Net Objectives -Friday 27 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Project Management Institute (PMI), the world’s leading not-for-profit membership association for the project management profession, today announced the acquisition of FLEX from Net Objectives. The FLEX approach helps organizations understand “what’s not working” at a...

New Data Presented at World Sleep Congress Demonstrate Early Signs of Efficacy for TAK-925, a Selective Orexin Type-2... -Friday 27 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502/NYSE:TAK) (“Takeda”) announced results of a Phase 1 clinical proof of concept study of the novel investigational compound TAK-925, a selective orexin type-2 receptor (OX2R) agonist, in individuals with narcolepsy type 1 (NT1)....

Ascend Receives Permit for ADN Expansion, Cogeneration Unit -Friday 27 September 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials has received permit approval from the Alabama Department of Environmental Management for its previously announced adiponitrile capacity expansion and the installation of a cogeneration unit at its Decatur facility. “Our unique ADN technology...