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CIMA’s Corporate Business Challenge Provides Impetus to Think Outside the Box Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday 7 August 2018  

The benefits of an international upbringing laid the foundation for Fouad’s career path of going beyond the obvious answers. Today, Fouad is based in the UAE where he works for an international energy conglomerate, overseeing financial affairs for two separate legal entities, Project Company...

Toilet Paper Innovation Sets Fine Hygienic Holding on a Roll -Monday 6 August 2018  

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....

Dubai Chamber Strengthens Global Presence with Opening of India Office -Sunday 5 August 2018  

The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry has announced the opening of its new representative office in India, which will be tasked with identifying new business opportunities for Chamber members, attracting Indian companies to Dubai and expanding bilateral trade and investment. The new...

Starbucks and Alibaba Group Form Strategic Partnership to Transform the Customer Experience in the Coffee Industry in... -Saturday 4 August 2018  

Marking a significant milestone for the two companies, Starbucks and Alibaba poised to enable a seamless Starbucks Experience through deepened partnership Starbucks to collaborate across key businesses within the Alibaba ecosystem, including Ele.me, Hema, Tmall, Taobao and Alipay, to...

Skrumble Network Unveils Blockchain dApp in Beta to Reinvent Peer-to-Peer Communication -Friday 3 August 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Skrumble Network (SKM), a communication-centric public blockchain that simplifies the way people contact and contract, today announced the global Beta release of its first dApp – Ally – on iOS and Android. Currently centralized in Beta, and soon to be decentralized in...

Boehringer Ingelheim launches the initiative In Reach Africa to address key healthcare infrastructure and access... -Thursday 2 August 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Boehringer Ingelheim, one of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies, announced recently the launch of the ‘In Reach Africa’ program, an initiative aimed at facilitating quality and innovative human and animal healthcare access across the African continent. The...

GAC Dubai Raises Its Pharmaceutical Logistics Game -Thursday 2 August 2018  

GAC Dubai has been awarded the ISO 13485:2016 Medical Devices Management System certification, demonstrating its ability to provide quality warehousing, distribution and value-added services of medical devices that meet the high standards of the sector and the regulations that govern it....

UAE Exchange Is Now ‘Unimoni’ In Canada -Thursday 2 August 2018  

UAE Exchange, a leading global money transfer, foreign currency exchange and payment solutions brand, announced today that it has rebranded its Canada operations as “Unimoni”. With this, Canada is brought into the folds of the Unimoni global network, following similar announcements across...

MAXON Announces Cinema 4D Release 20 -Wednesday 1 August 2018    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MAXON today unveiled Cinema 4D Release 20 (R20), a break-through version of its iconic 3D design and animation software. Release 20 introduces high-end features for VFX and motion graphics artists including node-based materials, volume modeling, robust CAD import and a dramatic...

Ascend Performance Materials Acquires Britannia Techno Polymer -Wednesday 1 August 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials, the largest global fully integrated producer of nylon 6,6 resin, announced today the purchase of Britannia Techno Polymer (BTP), an engineering plastics compounder based in the Netherlands. The acquisition provides Ascend with a leading engineering...

IDEMIA is the First Certified Card Manufacturer in India for Contactless RuPay Chip Cards, with the Facility to Load... -Tuesday 31 July 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA today announced that it is the first and, to date, only one to be certified to manufacture and personalise RuPay chip contact and contactless cards, on the qSPARC v2 platform. qSPARC is a Dual Interface Open loop payment specification, with the option of loading...

Malabar Gold & Diamonds Taps Capillary’s Big Data Solutions to Enhance Customer Engagements -Tuesday 31 July 2018  

Malabar Gold & Diamonds, one among the largest jewellery retailers globally with a strong retail network of over 220 retail outlets spread across nine countries has partnered with Capillary Technologies, which helps consumer businesses achieve digital transformation using its Artificial...

Kuwait Today Gains Viewership for Latest News from Kuwait on Digital and Social Media Channels -Tuesday 31 July 2018  

In the ongoing deluge of news and information, a new platform, Kuwait Today, is trying to bring better information through its unique approach of telling relevant and up to date stories. Kuwait Today brings the latest events and activities from Kuwait and globally on its digital, social media...

Quanergy Achieves IATF 16949 Automotive Production Certification -Tuesday 31 July 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Quanergy Systems, Inc., a global leader in the design and development of solid state LiDAR sensors and smart sensing solutions, today announced that the production line for its solid state LiDAR sensors has achieved IATF 16949 certification. The International Automotive...

Fakih IVF Fertility Center Launches CSR Initiative to Commemorate the Year of Zayed -Monday 30 July 2018  

Fakih IVF Fertility Center, one of the leading Infertility, Gynecology, Obstetrics, Genetics and IVF centers in the GCC region, has announced the launch of its CSR Initiative to commemorate the Year of Zayed, which marks 100 years since the birth of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan,...

Increase in GCC Tourists Expected in Antigua and Barbuda with the Opening of New 5-Star Hotels -Monday 30 July 2018  

With many countries looking to attract GCC tourists due to factors such as their large groups, longer stays and high levels of spending, Antigua and Barbuda is a country that is setting the right platform. GCC tourist numbers are set to climb next year with new five-star hotels opening. The...

TRIGO Widens its Service Portfolio and Sector Exposure by Acquiring SCSI -Monday 30 July 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TRIGO has acquired 100% of the capital of Supply Chain Services International, otherwise known as SCSI. SCSI is headquartered in Peoria, Illinois, USA, with operations in the United States, Europe and Asia. This acquisition supports TRIGO’s strategy to expand its service...

58-year-old American Undergoes Fat Reduction Procedure Post-Cancer Battle -Monday 30 July 2018  

A 58-year-old American woman may have survived two different forms of cancer, but the stubborn fat on her body just wouldn’t wade off. However, determined to get rid of troubled areas on her body, she opted for CosmeSurge’s Cool Sculpting – a fat freezing process to stride off the unwanted...

Fine Hygienic Holding Welcomes New Chief of Compliance -Monday 30 July 2018  

Fine Hygienic Holding (FHH), one of the world’s leading manufacturers of hygienic paper products, is proud to announce the appointment of its new Chief of Compliance, Alizeh Iqbal Haider. An accomplished lawyer, Haider has spent much of her career closely involved with human rights and social...

The Earth Trembles in Abu Dhabi As UNITE With Tomorrowland Unveils a Spectacular 2nd Edition -Monday 30 July 2018  

Du Forum, Yas Island was packed with a celebrated crowd full of energy who couldn’t stop dancing all night and thumping their feet to the mind-blowing beats. UNITE with Tomorrowland Abu Dhabi at Du Forum on 28th July 2018 outshined impressively while spreading the magic in the air. The party...