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LG TVS First to Exceed Official Industry Definition for 8k Ultra HD TVS DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Monday 23 December 2019  

LG Electronics (LG) announced that its TVs are the first in the world to exceed the strict requirements established by the Consumer Technology Association to define the new generation of 8K Ultra HD products and services delivering four times more detail than 4K TV and 16 times more than...

MATRIXX Software Named Best Digital BSS Provider at 13th Annual Telecom Review Leaders Summit -Monday 23 December 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- MATRIXX Software today announced that it has been named the Best Digital BSS Systems Provider at the Telecom Review Summit Leaders 2019, the ICT industry’s largest conference in the Middle East. “The winners of this year’s Telecom Review Excellence Awards represent...

Daiso launches its Christmas 2019 collection! -Sunday 22 December 2019  

Daiso Japan, the Japanese value retail concept with over 40 stores in the UAE has launched its Christmas collection for 2019! Filled with endless options ranging across Christmas trees, ornaments, festive lights, Santa and reindeer figurines, scented candles, etc. customers will be spoilt...

Mary Kay Inc. Caps Off Landmark Scientific Credentialing Year at 73rd Society of Cosmetic Chemists Meeting -Sunday 22 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- In 2019, Mary Kay Inc. continued its decades-long commitment to skin science research by revealing the results of multiple groundbreaking studies and fostering academic discussion with industry peers at scientific symposiums around the globe. Most recently, Mary Kay was in New...

O-RAN Alliance Conducts First Global Plugfest to Foster Adoption of Open and Interoperable 5G Radio Access Networks -Sunday 22 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The O-RAN Alliance successfully conducted its first worldwide plugfest and proof of concept to demonstrate the functionality as well as the multi-vendor interoperability of network equipment that complies with the recently published O1, A1, and Open Fronthaul interface...

Foodics Chooses GetSwift to Support Delivery in Middle East -Sunday 22 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Foodics, the leading cloud-based point of sale (POS) operator for restaurants in the Middle East, has selected GetSwift Limited (Australian Securities Exchange: GSW) as its exclusive logistics platform to power home delivery across the region. “Following an extensive...

Esri Enters Into Licensing Agreement with European Commission -Sunday 22 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Esri, the global leader in location intelligence, today announced that it has entered into a four-year general master agreement (GMA) with the European Commission. The agreement will enable the European Commission and selected Executive Agencies to use Esri software and...

Exotic Precious Metal and How to Invest in it -Sunday 22 December 2019  

We often read about gold, platinum or palladium and their investment potential in connection with slowing growth of global economy. However, according to the Gulf Brokers research, the true pioneer of price increase among precious metals is rhodium. In 2004, its value was around 500 USD for 1...

FLIR Announces Multiple Cameras for Critical Infrastructure and Safe City Security -Saturday 21 December 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- FLIR Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: FLIR) announced today three dome-shaped, Pan-Tilt-Zoom (PTZ) security cameras, including two dual-sensor camera series for critical infrastructure locations, the FLIR Elara™ DX-Series and the FLIR Saros™ DM-Series, and a high-resolution visible...

Masimo and Dräger Expand Licensing Agreement to Add Masimo Brain Monitoring and Capnography Technologies -Saturday 21 December 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) and Dräger (OTCMKTS: DRWKF) announced today that they have expanded their partnership, whereby Dräger will integrate additional Masimo measurement technologies into Dräger’s family of multi-parameter patient monitors, to help clinicians assess...

5,736 of the World’s Poorest People Received the Gift of Sight in 2019 at the Tej Kohli Cornea Institute -Saturday 21 December 2019    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On the fourth anniversary of the Tej Kohli Cornea Institute in Hyderabad, the Tej Kohli Foundation has renewed its commitment of $14m of funding from 2020. During 2019 5,736 individuals were cured of blindness or severe visual impairment at The Tej Kohli Cornea Institute, which...

Schlumberger Becomes First Company in Upstream E&P Services to Commit to Science-Based Target in Emissions... -Saturday 21 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger announced today its commitment to setting a science-based target to reduce its greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Schlumberger’s commitment has been submitted to the Science Based Targets initiative (SBTi) and, in line with the defined criteria, Schlumberger will...

Mary Kay Inspires Beauty Trends at Spring/Summer 2020 Fashion Weeks in Europe -Saturday 21 December 2019      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mary Kay Inc. continues to make its mark on the beauty industry through its ongoing partnerships with Ukrainian and Belarus Fashion Weeks, Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia, and Bratislava Fashion Days in Slovakia and Czech Republic. “As an innovator of beauty trends, Mary...

EA Partners Steering Committee Update -Friday 20 December 2019

Steering Committee in contact with substantially all noteholders Discussions held with local noteholders in the UAE Steering Committee looks forward to resolving consensually the ongoing Event of Default and information deficiencies by the underlying obligors (BUSINESS WIRE)--...

Indonesia Embraces GCEL’s Digital Economy Platform to Unleash a New USD 20 Trillion Digital Services Industry by... -Friday 20 December 2019  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Indonesia Vice-President H.E. Jusuf Kalla congratulated the Global Coalition for Efficient Logistics (GCEL) and the Indonesia Chamber of Commerce (KADIN) for the recent execution of MOUs at the Indonesia Stock Exchange between GCEL, KADIN and Bukalapak, Indonesia’s largest...

Värde Partners Exceeds Target Raising Nearly $2.5 Billion in 13th Flagship Fund -Friday 20 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Värde Partners, a leading global alternative investment firm, today announced it has raised its 13th flagship vehicle, Värde Fund XIII (“the Fund”), with $2.47 billion in commitments. The Fund exceeded its $2 billion target and will have the flexibility to invest in a...

CreditLens™ Solution Receives SOC 2 Attestation Report -Friday 20 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Analytics announced today that the CreditLens software-as-a-service (SaaS) solution has received an attestation report from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) System and Organization Controls (SOC 2). The SOC 2 report details the security...

NTT Group Launches Compliance Management Solution Using Robotic Process Automation (RPA) -Friday 20 December 2019

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In recent times, there has been a growing demand for companies worldwide to strengthen their compliance and risk management. To help our clients manage these requirements, NTT Group, represented by NTT Advanced Technology Corporation (hereinafter, NTT-AT), Everis Spain S.L.U....

United Way Appoints Dr. Juliette Tuakli to Head Worldwide Board of Trustees -Friday 20 December 2019  

.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- United Way, the world’s largest privately funded non-profit, has appointed Dr. Juliette Tuakli, a widely-acclaimed pediatrician, researcher and public health expert, to lead its Worldwide Board of Trustees, effective immediately. Dr. Tuakli, a Nigerian-American, becomes...

“20by2020” Humanitarian Initiative to Encourage Global Sustainable Development Through Donation of... -Thursday 19 December 2019  

Advancing global progress towards the UN SDGs, a range of technologies and solutions will be deployed to empower vulnerable communities in 20 countries, by the end of 2020 Aiming to widen the global reach and accessibility of impactful sustainability solutions and innovations, the...