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Japan Welcomes World Leaders to Its First-ever G20 Summit in Osaka OSAKA, Japan -Monday 1 July 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On June 28 and 29, Japan hosted the G20 Summit, which was attended by all 20 member parties and 17 invited guests. Held in Osaka, Japan’s second largest city, this was the country’s first time for Japan to host a G20 Summit, having previously hosted the 2016 G7 Summit in...

Dubai achieves 19% reduction in net CO2 emissions -Sunday 30 June 2019      

In conjunction with the convening of the preparatory conference for the UN 2019 Climate Summit (COP 25) in Abu Dhabi, the Dubai Supreme Council of Energy announced that the net CO2 emissions of Dubai have decreased by 19% compared to the business as usual (BAU) scenario and 10% below the Carbon...

Zulekha Hospital launches home care services -Sunday 30 June 2019  

Dubai medical tourism is strengthening its presence by expanding its range of services to offer the best possible provisions in healthcare. One such facility includes providing patients with medical treatment at the comfort of their homes or in some cases even in their hotel rooms. Zulekha...

Fine Unleashes its Ultimate Kitchen Offering: Super Towel PRO -Sunday 30 June 2019  

In our daily struggle to keep our homes clean and hygienic, the paper towel is the first line of defence. Of the many brands available in the market, many lack the strength, absorbency, or hygienic standards to clean up big spills and stains. Fine Hygienic Holding is proud to announce the...

Handover of The Residences at Marina Gate II Commences -Sunday 30 June 2019  

Select Group, one of the largest investment and development companies in the region, has started handover of the second tower in their flagship development, The Residences at Marina Gate. Occupying the central location in the development, Marina Gate II features 519 residential units, 16...

World's Best Automatic Foreign Currency Exchange Machine Company from Japan, ActPro, to Begin Offering Franchises... -Saturday 29 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ActPro Co., Ltd. has launched a global recruitment of franchisees of "SMART EXCHANGE", an automatic currency exchange machine for 12 different currencies. "SMART EXCHANGE" is made in Japan with the world's highest quality. The machines underwent repeated movement tests by...

U.S. Food and Drug Administration Supports Principles of Open Sharing of Data -Friday 28 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), an agency within the Department of Health and Human Services, supports the principle of openly sharing data through efforts like the Patient Safety Movement Foundation’s Open Data Pledge. Creating a healthcare system that embraces...

BrandSafway Selects Rimini Street Application Management Services for Salesforce -Thursday 27 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced that BrandSafway, a global leader in access, industrial...

SES Successfully Renews EUR 1.2 Billion Credit Facility -Thursday 27 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. is pleased to announce the successful renewal of the company’s EUR 1,200,000,000 Committed Revolving Credit Facility. Following strong support from existing lenders, the facility was considerably oversubscribed having received a high level of early bird...

75-year-old British expat undergoes successful cornea transplant surgery in the UAE -Wednesday 26 June 2019  

M.J., a 75-year-old British expat who has been living in the UAE for 50 years, suffered from a blinding condition that led to glare, cloudy vision and eye discomfort. A successful cornea transplant has sharpened her vision. “When M.J. first visited us, we noticed that there had been a...

Jumeirah Village Circle offers luxury housing at affordable rates -Wednesday 26 June 2019  

Jumeirah Village Circler (JVC) boasts of several affordable luxurious gated community houses, with state-of-the-art facilities promising residents and potential home seekers a living experience like no other. The family-centric housing community includes beautifully outlined residential...

iMarketKorea Switches to Rimini Street Support for its SAP Application -Wednesday 26 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products and a Salesforce partner, today announced that iMarketKorea, the country’s leading B2B e-commerce...

Eneco Holdings, Inc. to Spark Fuel Revolution with Low-Price, High-Concentration, Scalable Hydrogen-generation... -Tuesday 25 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Eneco Holdings, Inc. is committed to the research and development of eco-friendly fuel technologies that reduce emissions of greenhouse gases. In 2015, we developed an emulsion fuel that achieves a complete fusion of 50% oil and 50% water. When used to drive buses on public...

Beyontec Partners with AJMS to Develop Comprehensive IFRS17 Solution for MEA Region -Tuesday 25 June 2019  

Beyontec Solutions, a global insurance technology solutions provider, and AJMS, a leading accounting, tax and governance, risk & compliance (GRC) consulting firm, have entered into a strategic partnership to develop a comprehensive IFRS 17 solution for the Middle East and African insurance...

Tech Veteran Tej Kohli Calls for a Democratisation of AI -Tuesday 25 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tej Kohli, the London-based tech investor and entrepreneur, says that the hype around AI is still premature and that too much hype is creating a “bubble of enthusiasm” that risks causing disillusionment amongst the public when AI products do not start quickly improving...

SpeeDx announce a collaborative agreement with GSK to supply tests and technology -Tuesday 25 June 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SpeeDx Pty. Ltd., a developer of innovative molecular diagnostic solutions, has signed a collaborative agreement with GSK, to provide a combination of existing tests and custom test development to support certain GSK antibiotic clinical trials and new product...

RheinBrücke Joins Forces with Moro, Epicor to Drive Cloud-powered Digital Transformation in the Middle East -Tuesday 25 June 2019  

Leading IT consultancy firm RheinBrücke signed a memorandum of understanding with Moro, a state-of-the-art Dubai government owned data hub focusing on government and enterprise clientele and Epicor Software, a global provider of industry specific enterprise software to promote business growth,...

Digital Transformation Gets Bigger, Better, Bolder at LiveWorx’19 -Tuesday 25 June 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- A record crowd gathered in Boston last week for the annual LiveWorx® digital transformation event, where attendees explored how digital transformation is becoming a reality for an ever-increasing number of manufacturing companies around the world. The event brought...

Brookstone Partners announces the dismissal of Mr. Omar Belmamoun from his position as Chairman and Chief Executive... -Tuesday 25 June 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Brookstone Partners announces the dismissal of Mr. Omar Belmamoun from his position as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of its Moroccan affiliate, Brookstone Partners Morocco. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here:...

10 Startups from Africa and the UAE Selected to Participate in GBF Mentorship Programme -Monday 24 June 2019  

A total of 10 startups from Africa and the UAE have been selected to participate in Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry’s Global Business Forum (GBF) Mentorship Programme which aims to foster cross-border cooperation and help participants expand their global presence. Five UAE startups,...