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Timeless Peru to come alive at Expo 2020 Dubai Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday 4 November 2019  

Peru kicked off its plans at Expo 2020 Dubai  with a  ground-blessing ceremony, led by H.E. Edgar Vásquez, the Minister of Foreign Trade and Tourism of Peru, Mr. Luis Torres, the Executive President of the Commission for the Promotion of Peru for Export and Tourism (PROMPERÚ), Alvaro Silva...

Saputo Family Makes Visionary $10 Million Donation to Support First-of-its-kind Social Innovation Centre at Concordia... -Monday 4 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- A visionary gift of $10 million from the Mirella & Lino Saputo Foundation and the Amelia & Lino Saputo Jr. Foundation will allow the creation of a first-of-its-kind multi-stakeholder collaboration centre at Concordia University. The new SHIFT Centre for Social...

Dangerous Driving Increases Slightly, but Remains on Relatively Low Level – ‘UAE Road Safety Monitor’... -Monday 4 November 2019  

The results of the 8th cycle of the unique and long-running ‘UAE Road Safety Monitor’ study once again underline the authorities’ efforts to further improve the country’s road infrastructure and this directly contributes to all-time-high values for driving enjoyment and a slight decrease...

11th Edition of International Perishables Expo Middle East to Highlight Latest Trends and Technologies of... -Monday 4 November 2019  

The upcoming 11th edition of International Perishables Expo Middle East (WOP DUBAI), the Middle East’s leading exhibition for the fresh produce business, which will be held from November 12 to November 14, at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), is expected to throw the spotlight on emerging...

Largest Horticultural Trade Fair in the Gulf Region to Start from November 12 to 14 -Monday 4 November 2019  

To meet the increasing demands in the sector, International Plants Expo Middle East (IPM DUBAI), the region’s leading horticultural event, under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of the Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman of Dubai Airports, jointly...

Takeda Reports Solid Second Quarter FY2019 Results and Raises Profit Guidance for the Full Year -Sunday 3 November 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502)(NYSE:TAK): Underlying Revenue declined -0.2% vs FY2018 H1 pro-forma revenue2 Takeda’s 14 global brands with reported revenue of 547.0 billion yen in aggregate posted a strong year-over-year underlying growth of...

Sharjah Research Academy, University of Sharjah, SEWA and QATRA organise workshop on ‘Wastewater Treatment &... -Sunday 3 November 2019  

The Sharjah Research Academy organised a workshop on ‘Wastewater Treatment and Reuse Methods in cooperation with the University of Sharjah, Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority (SEWA) and QATRA, a joint venture to develop a new water reuse plant in Sharjah. The workshop was part of the...

Lesaffre Optimistic About the Region after Successful Gulfood Manufacturing Showcase -Sunday 3 November 2019  

As curtains came down at the Gulfood Manufacturing showpiece, regional food processors and manufacturers were upbeat about the industry’s performance and growth, which are mainly driven by a ballooning appetite for healthier options, safer products and efficient food production...

Select Group announces completion of Studio One in Dubai Marina -Sunday 3 November 2019  

Select Group, UAE’s leading real estate developer, has begun handover of its premium urban development Studio One in Dubai Marina. Situated in the heart of the up and coming west-end of the Dubai Marina, Studio One is located within close proximity to the Bluewaters Island and next door to...

YITU Attended ICCV 2019 with Self-developed Cloud AI Chip, Showcasing Integrated Software and Hardware Strength -Saturday 2 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 17th International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV 2019) was convened in Seoul, South Korea this week. YITU Technology attended the conference with its latest researches. Known as the world’s top-notch computer vision conference, ICCV is held once every two years, of...

Expo 2020 buzz adds to positive traction in UAE realty market -Saturday 2 November 2019  

Less than a year ahead of the World Expo 2020 Dubai, the buzz of one of the biggest global events is already being experienced by the market players across the sectors, particularly the UAE’s real estate industry, according to an expert. “The upcoming Expo 2020 is adding to the business...

Talented Trio of Stars of Science Innovators Head to Grand Final -Saturday 2 November 2019  

The stakes were high in the penultimate episode of Stars of Science Season 11, as the final four contestants in Qatar Foundation’s edutainment TV show were determined to earn top marks from the jury in the last elimination round and secure their place in the Grand Final. In this week’s...

Masimo Announces CE Marking of Radius Capnography™ for the Root® Patient Monitoring and Connectivity Platform ... -Friday 1 November 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that Radius Capnography™, a portable real-time capnograph with wireless Bluetooth® connectivity, has received CE marking. Radius Capnography connects with the Root® Patient Monitoring and Connectivity Platform to provide seamless,...

IMTA 2019 Annual Conference Takes Place in Guiyang -Thursday 31 October 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- From 27 to 29 October, the 2019 Annual Conference of the International Mountain Tourism Alliance (IMTA) took place at the newly-inaugurated headquarters building in Guiyang. Among over 400 attendees were members, new applicants, international organizations, destination...

FLIR Systems Partners with Veoneer for First Thermal Sensor-Equipped Production Self-Driving Car with a Leading Global... -Thursday 31 October 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) today announced that its Boson®-based thermal sensing technology has been selected by Veoneer, a tier-one automotive supplier, for its level-four autonomous vehicle (AV) production contract with a top global automaker, planned for 2021. The...

TECNO SPARK 4 to Arrive Soon in the GCC -Thursday 31 October 2019  

Recent confidential reviews and reports gathered reveal that global premier mobile phone brand TECNO Mobile is gearing up to launch its TECNO SPARK 4 series. The reviews divulge that that this time, TECNO SPARK 4 is bigger, larger and with a brighter smartphone display. Early images show...

Zynga and Alec Baldwin Preview Creative Collaboration Celebrating the 10-Year Anniversary of Words With Friends -Thursday 31 October 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA), a global leader in interactive entertainment, announced details of its creative collaboration with Emmy Award-winning actor, producer and director Alec Baldwin. A long-time player of Zynga’s iconic mobile game Words With Friends, Baldwin...

Now Powering Over 1 Million Merchants, Shopify Debuts Global Economic Impact Report -Thursday 31 October 2019    

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Shopify Inc. (NYSE:SHOP) (TSX:SHOP), the leading global commerce company, today released its first global economic impact report showcasing the growth of businesses built on Shopify and how they benefit the world economy. Shopify is powering a global economic movement,...

ABB augments Asset Performance Management solution with prognostic capabilities -Thursday 31 October 2019  

ABB’s industry-leading Ellipse® Asset Performance Management (APM) solution (part of the company’s Digital Enterprise portfolio) has been enriched with strengthened prognostic capabilities. The new functionality enables customers to more accurately forecast when their critical assets are...

Zynga Announces Third Quarter 2019 Financial Results -Thursday 31 October 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Zynga Inc. (Nasdaq: ZNGA) today released its financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2019 by posting management’s Q3 2019 Quarterly Earnings Letter to its Investor Relations website. Please see the attached Quarterly Earnings Letter or...