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Research Groups from the USA, China and Russia Awarded for the UAE Rain Enhancement Program USD$5 Million Grant Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. -Thursday, January 18th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

The awardees of the UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science were announced during Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) 2018.   In the presence of an audience comprising VIP dignitaries, ambassadors, stakeholders and leading scientists, three research teams from the USA, China and...

Nasdaq Will Use Rimini Street for Support of Some of Its Internal Corporate Systems LAS VEGAS -Thursday, January 18th 2018 [ar]  

(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, today announced that Nasdaq will use Rimini Street for support of its human resource...

Global Institutional Investors Brace for Market Risks and Pursue an Active Approach in 2018 – BlackRock Study NEW YORK & LONDON -Thursday, January 18th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Faced with low interest rates and relatively high valuations for risk assets, large global institutional investors are looking to protect themselves against downturn risks through maintaining their cash levels and selectively increasing allocations to active strategies,...

Emirates Hospital Invests Dh 10 Million in Advanced Neonatal Technologies for Its NICU Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, January 18th 2018 [ar]  

Emirates Hospital, a subsidiary of Emirates Healthcare, has announced its recent investment of AED ten million in advanced technology for the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Emirates Hospital in Jumeirah, Dubai. The level 3 NICU services will make the difference in the survival of the...

STATS Announces Carl Mergele as Chief Executive Officer CHICAGO -Thursday, January 18th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, STATS, the worldwide leader in sports data and intelligence, announced the hiring of seasoned software executive, Carl Mergele as Chief Executive Officer. Mergele has extensive experience leading and growing software companies, providing world class products and...

AMR Industry Alliance: Report Shows Life Sciences Industry Alliance is Taking Action to Curb Antimicrobial... GENEVA -Thursday, January 18th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, the AMR Industry Alliance launches its first report that shows the commitment of the life sciences industry to tackle the public health threat of antimicrobial resistance (AMR). The Alliance brings together over 100 biotech, diagnostics, generics and research-based...

Personalisation Drives Auto Accessories Market Growth in KSA Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Thursday, January 18th 2018 [ar]

The auto accessories market in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) is witnessing steady growth bolstered by a growing population and use of personal vehicles due to limited public transportation. Personalisation is quickly becoming a strong differentiator as customers look for ways to make their...

FINEOS Momentum Continues with New Office Opening and New Jobs Driven by Product Expansion DUBLIN -Thursday, January 18th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- FINEOS Corporation, the market leading provider of core processing systems for Life, Accident and Health insurance, today announced continued growth and momentum, including a new North American office in Atlanta, Georgia, and an increase in the workforce by 50 staff in six...

Call for IBC2018 Technical Papers Submission is Now Open! LONDON -Thursday, January 18th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IBC is delighted to announce that it is now accepting synopsis submissions for its prestigious Technical Papers for the IBC2018 Conference. For over 50 years, IBC has been the world's foremost forum for the unveiling, explanation, exploration and dissemination of the very...

Bank of America Reports Fourth-Quarter 2017 Financial Results CHARLOTTE, N.C. -Thursday, January 18th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Bank of America reported its fourth-quarter 2017 financial results today. The news release, supplemental filing and investor presentation can be accessed in the following ways: Bank of America newsroom at http://newsroom.bankofamerica.com. Bank of America Investor...

YuppTV White Labelled OTT Platform Equips Aastha Group’s TV Channels Foray in Digital World NEW DELHI -Thursday, January 18th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Global leader for South-Asian content, YuppTV powers Aastha Group’s TV Channels (Aastha, Aastha Bhajan, Vedic & Arihant) voyage into the world of OTT. Aastha, the pioneer spiritual and cultural brand will be utilising YuppTV’s white-labelled video platform to be present...

1000 Girls in Pakistan to Receive Education through The Big Heart Foundation and Malala Fund SHARJAH, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, January 17th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF), a global humanitarian charity based in Sharjah, UAE, is funding the second phase of a school for girls in Pakistan in keeping with its dedication to ensuring children have access to education, enabling them to contribute to the development of...

“Launch of the 11th cycle of the Arab World’s Own CSR Benchmarking Tool” Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Wednesday, January 17th 2018 [ar]  

The region’s premier CSR and Sustainability Awards was officially launched in the United Arab Emirates this morning at the Grand Millennium Hotel, the venue supporter of the event. Currently in its eleventh cycle, the Arabia CSR Awards have been successful in unveiling best practices of public...

President Clinton to Address Healthcare Leaders Focused on Eliminating Preventable Deaths in Hospitals at the 6th Annual... IRVINE, Calif. -Wednesday, January 17th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- For the 6th year in a row, President Bill Clinton, the Founder of the Clinton Foundation and 42nd President of the United States, will deliver keynote remarks at the 6th Annual World Patient Safety, Science and Technology Summit held in London, England, February 23-25, 2018....

Premas, IncellDx Ink India Distribution Agreement NEW DELHI -Wednesday, January 17th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Premas Life Sciences Pvt., Ltd. and IncellDx, Inc. announced today they have signed an exclusive distribution agreement. The commercial partnership brings the power of cell by cell multiplex diagnostics for solid tumors carcinomas that can now be analyzed for molecular and...

86 Brands Accomplished Their Goals in 2017 through W7Worldwide Jeddah, Saudi Arabia -Wednesday, January 17th 2018 [ar]  

The annual report of W7Worldwide, an Independent marketing communication consultancy agency, revealed a record surge in the number of clients it served in the past year (2017) as outlined in: http://www.w7worldwide.com/86-brands-accomplished-their-goals-in-2017-through-w7worldwide/ The...

Yokogawa Electric: KBC Signs Consultancy Agreement for Integration of Oil Refineries in China's Shandong Province TOKYO -Wednesday, January 17th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Yokogawa Electric Corporation (TOKYO: 6841) announces that its subsidiary, KBC Advanced Technologies, has signed a consultancy agreement with China Energy Engineering North Co., Ltd. for the integration of operations at six oil refineries in China’s Shandong Province. These...

Pantone® Color of the Year Speaks to the Neffos Style Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, January 17th 2018 [ar]  

Pantone®, the world’s authority in color standardization, announced the 2018 Color of the Year as ultra violet. With this announcement, smartphone innovator Neffos®, the smartphone company founded by TP-Link, solidifies its trailblazing style and forward-thinking attitude, sharing the same...

Christie’s Announces Public Preview Tour Dates for The Collection of Peggy and David Rockefeller NEW YORK -Wednesday, January 17th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Christie’s is pleased to confirm additional dates and locations for public preview exhibitions of the Collection of Peggy and David Rockefeller. Following the unveiling of early highlights in Hong Kong last November, Christie’s will now tour property to its flagship...

Andersen Global Continues Expansion in Dubai with GN Global Consulting SAN FRANCISCO -Wednesday, January 17th 2018 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Andersen Global is pleased to announce an added presence in Dubai via a Collaboration Agreement with GN Global Consulting, a tax firm led by Partner Abdul Wahid Nagda. GN Global Consulting is an affiliate of Griffin Nagda, one of the oldest independent accounting firms in...