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BRS Ventures furthers commitment to the UAE; inks pact with United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday 28 November 2018  

BRS Ventures and United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) yesterday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to provide graduate placement opportunities. Deserving students graduating from UAEU will be given preferential placement at various entities held by BRS Ventures. Career advice,...

Many SMEs Fail to Plan More Than a Year Ahead Finds Survey by ACCA -Wednesday 28 November 2018  

Most small-to-medium sized enterprises (SMEs) are aware of the benefits of good governance practice but, faced with limited time and resource, many still fail to put it in practice - which could be costly to long-term success. How vision and strategy helps small businesses succeed is the...

Live… Liberate yourself, Connect, Evolve with OCM-A-4WD Amphibious -Tuesday 27 November 2018  

Ocean Craft Marine (OCM) is once again the trendsetter in the marine market with the launch of the world’s most innovative Amphibious boat of 2018: The OCM-A-4WD. "Disconnect to connect thanks to the OCM 4-wheel-drive Amphibious boat. We have all seemingly reached a high level of discontent...

Italian water tech major DAB to cater to the higher demand for energy-efficient tech solutions -Tuesday 27 November 2018  

DAB Water Technology, an Italian frontrunner in the global water management industry, brings to Dubai a range of solutions utilising the advantages of renewable energy for urban development. At Big 5 Dubai 2018, taking place from November 26 to 29 at Dubai World Trade Centre, DAB introduces a...

U.S. Solicitor General and Others Support Rimini Street Position in Supreme Court Case -Tuesday 27 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, provided the following statement relating to Rimini Street v. Oracle, which is currently...

ExaGrid to Present Its “Nutanix-Ready” Hyperconverged Secondary Storage for Backup at Nutanix .NEXT Europe... -Tuesday 27 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ExaGrid, a Nutanix Elevate Partner, announced today that it will participate as a Gold sponsor at Nutanix’s annual .NEXT Europe conference on November 27-29. At the event, ExaGrid will present its “Nutanix-Ready” hyperconverged backup storage solution that supports the...

Sharjah Celebrates ‘Child-Friendly City’ UNICEF Title in Massive Carnival -Tuesday 27 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The children and youth in the emirate of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates, sent a message to the world, saying: “It is every child’s right to play, be happy, to learn, to be creative, it is every child’s right to live in a safe place like us. The children of Sharjah...

PTC Adds Artificial Intelligence and Generative Design Capabilities to Enhance and Expand its CAD Portfolio with... -Tuesday 27 November 2018      

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) today announced that it has acquired Frustum Inc., an advanced generative design software company, for approximately $70 million. Frustum’s technology for generative design—an approach that leverages artificial intelligence (AI) to generate design...

The French Ministry of Interior Selects Gemalto to Secure Critical Communication Mobile Networks -Tuesday 27 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The French Ministry of Interior has selected Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, to deliver robust connectivity and security in next-generation cellular networks used by officers from law enforcement and national security units for critical communication. Today...

American College of Cardiology recommends empagliflozin as preferred SGLT2 inhibitor for adults with type 2 diabetes and... -Tuesday 27 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- A new Expert Consensus Decision Pathway issued by the American College of Cardiology (ACC) recommends empagliflozin as the preferred SGLT2 inhibitor for its proven benefit in reducing the risk of cardiovascular death in adults with type 2 diabetes and established...

Middle East Poised for Higher e-Commerce Growth -Tuesday 27 November 2018

China is leading the world with more than 40 percent of the world’s e-Commerce transactions which accounted for just 1 percent of transactions a decade ago according to a McKinsey report in 2017. Digital technology platform innovators such as Alibaba, Tencent and JD, combined and massive...

NDC Announces Appointment of New CEO -Tuesday 27 November 2018  

National Detergent Company SAOG (NDC), the sultanate’s leading FMCG Company, is pleased to announce the appointment of William Hunt as its new CEO. An MBA from the prestigious University of Chicago Booth School of Management and Bachelor of Science with Honors in Chemical Engineering from...

The Epic Mughal-e-Azam: The Musical Set for Dubai Opera Premiere -Tuesday 27 November 2018  

“Mughal-e-Azam: The Musical”, directed by Feroz Abbas Khan and produced by Shapoorji Pallonji is set for its Dubai Opera premiere in January 2019.  The musical will be showcased at the Dubai Opera with five shows from January 10 to 12, 2019. K Asif’s classic Mughal-e-Azam has been...

DDFC and China’s SRP Group Launch Competition to Elevate Dubai’s Design Industry -Monday 26 November 2018  

The Dubai Design & Fashion Council (DDFC), established by The Government of Dubai to raise the profile of Dubai as a regional and global destination for design, and SRP Group, a Chinese company specialised in licensing products and cross-border trading, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding...

 The 2018 ULTRAs Held In Dubai For First Time. ... -Monday 26 November 2018

Ultratravel Collection, a joint venture between Global Hotel Alliance, the world’s largest alliance of independent hotel brands and operator of the award-winning, multi-brand loyalty programme, DISCOVERY, and multi-media brand Ultratravel, sponsored a glittering and star-studded ceremony at...

Saif bin Zayed Inaugurates the Second Aqdar World Summit -Monday 26 November 2018      

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior inaugurated the second Aqdar World Summit today morning (Monday) at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC). The international event focuses on promoting ethical principles and values among...

Newmont Declares Commercial Production at Subika Underground in Ghana -Monday 26 November 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Newmont Mining Corporation (NYSE: NEM) (Newmont or the Company) has achieved commercial production at the Subika Underground project, adding higher-grade, lower-cost gold production at the Ahafo mine in Ghana. Subika Underground represents Newmont’s third profitable...

Bio Farma : Sharing experience in acquiring WHO Pre-qualification to OIC Member Countries -Monday 26 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- M. Rahman Roestan, President Director of Bio Farma, has been invited to speak on Bio Farma’s experience in acquiring WHO pre-qualification for Vaccines, at The First Meeting of Heads of National Medicines Regulatory Authorities (NMRAs) held by National Agency of Drug and Food...

Mobile Operators across Middle East Set for Global 5G Leadership, According to New GSMA Reports -Monday 26 November 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Arab States1 are set to be global leaders in the deployment of 5G networks, with all six markets expected to launch 5G mobile services in the next two years, according to two new reports released today at Mobile 360 Series – MENA. The...

Frost & Sullivan Co-Organise With AMIP to Host Healthcare Meeting to Discuss Growth Opportunities and Challenges in... -Monday 26 November 2018

Frost & Sullivan has co-organised with AMIP (Moroccan Pharmaceutical Industry Association) to host its very first Healthcare Meeting on December 4, 2018 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Casablanca, Morocco. 2018 will be a tipping point for mainstream adoption of popular digital health...