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Essel Group ME Expands into New Technologies with Acquisition of boo.lab LONDON -Tuesday, August 22nd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Essel Group ME is pleased to announce that its media and production subsidiary, Essel Media Hub, has acquired boo.lab, a leading Spanish production company specialising in audiovisual and experiential media. The acquisition expands Essel Media Hub’s media and production...

BORGWARD BX7 SUV Offers a Cool Ride during Road Testing on UAE Terrain in Hottest Days Ahead of the Middle East Launch Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, August 22nd 2017 [ar]  

The BX7 SUV, one of the first new models of the BORGWARD Group AG to be launched in the GCC, has undergone a series of on-the-road testing.  The German brand has just finished its first set of tests in the United Arab Emirates, including the temperature test during the height of summer...

WAKGROUP Signs Historic Deal With China’s GEDI & CEEC to Establish State-of-the-Art Oil Refinery in KP... Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, August 22nd 2017 [ar]  

WAK Group, a Pakistani Conglomerate with varied interests especially in the Oil and Gas Sector, and Guangdong Electrical Design Institute ("GEDI"), an energy industry leader in engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) solutions singed a historic EPC agreement to engineer, design and...

Cambridge English and Govt. of Punjab join hands for Teacher Training Lahore, Pakistan -Monday, August 21st 2017 [ar] [fr]  

English language teachers from public sector schools in Punjab were awarded internationally recognised Cambridge English certificates at a ceremony in Lahore, attended by the Minister of Higher Education Syed Raza Gillani. Sixty six teachers completed training courses run by Institute of...

Study Investigates Performance of Masimo PVi® As Part of Goal-Directed Fluid Therapy During Laparoscopic... NEUCHATEL, Switzerland -Monday, August 21st 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today the findings of a recently published study in which researchers at Firat University in Turkey evaluated the performance of Masimo PVi®, a noninvasive and continuous measurement of the dynamic changes in perfusion index (Pi) that occur...

Boehringer Ingelheim: Advancing anticoagulation care with new data at ESC Congress 2017 INGELHEIM, Germany -Monday, August 21st 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boehringer Ingelheim today announced that it will present important new data on the treatment of patients with atrial fibrillation (AF) at the ESC Congress in Barcelona, Spain, 26-30 August 2017. In total, four abstracts have been accepted, investigating different aspects of...

TP-LINK Middle East Appoints Ethos Technologies as It Distributor in UAE and Oman Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, August 21st 2017 [ar]  

TP-Link Technologies Co Ltd, a global provider of SOHO, SMB networking products and wireless LAN solutions, has announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with Ethos Technologies for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Oman. In terms of the agreement, Ethos Technologies will supply...

Permasteelisa Group to Join Grandland VITTORIO VENETO, Italy -Monday, August 21st 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Worldwide leading contractor in engineering, project management, manufacturing and installation of architectural envelopes and interior systems, Permasteelisa Group, will join forces with Grandland Group – a fast growing, Shenzhen-based specialist in design and construction...

LIXIL to Sell Permasteelisa to Grandland TOKYO -Monday, August 21st 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- LIXIL Group Corporation (LIXIL Group) (TOKYO:5938), a global leader in the housing and building industry, today announced that it has decided to sell 100% of the shares of Permasteelisa S.p.A (Permasteelisa) held by its major subsidiary LIXIL Corporation to Grandland Holdings...

There Is No Such Thing As a ‘Healthy Tan’, Warns Consultant Dermatologist Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, August 20th 2017 [ar]  

Weather reports earlier this month indicating temperatures that felt like 50 degrees, the dangers of ultraviolet (UV) radiation to unprotected skin are at an all-time high for the year. According to Dr Lana Kashlan, Consultant Dermatologist, CosmeSurge Clinic Marina Dubai, those without any...

Spirent Tests Wi-Fi Network Performance with O2 at the Coca-Cola London Eye CRAWLEY, England -Friday, August 18th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Spirent Communications plc (LSE:SPT), today announced its Landslide E10 network test platform has been used with O2 to validate the Wi-Fi network performance and capacity at the Coca-Cola London Eye, before the launch of a new smartphone application last month. Merlin...

Lenovo Continues to Gain Momentum in First Quarter FY 2017/18 HONG KONG -Friday, August 18th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Behind the strength of its 3-wave strategy, Lenovo’s business transformation continued to gain traction during the first quarter, delivering solid profitability in its core PC and smart devices business, and revenue and profit improvements in targeted growth areas, including...

Stanford Graduate School of Business Launches Two Educational Opportunities to Empower Youth and Entrepreneurs in... STANFORD, Calif. -Thursday, August 17th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Stanford Graduate School of Business (Stanford GSB) today announced a USD $3 million, three-year partnership with De Beers Group to empower young, budding entrepreneurs and owners of established businesses in Botswana, Namibia, and South Africa through two new educational...

Rimini Street Named to Inc. 5000 List for Seventh Consecutive Year LAS VEGAS -Thursday, August 17th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc., a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading independent support provider for Oracle and SAP products, today announced that it was named to Inc. magazine’s 36th annual Inc. 5000 list for the seventh consecutive...

Out-of-this-World Science Project to be Featured as Keynote at SC17’s High Performance Computing Conference in... DENVER -Thursday, August 17th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Professor Philip Diamond, Director General of the international Square Kilometer Array (SKA) project, will be the keynote speaker at SC17, the International Conference for High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis in Denver, Nov. 12-17. SKA is an...

Keynote Line-Up Set for 2017 Africa CACS ROLLING MEADOWS, Ill. -Thursday, August 17th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Writer and podcast host Ryan Hogarth will set the pace in an opening keynote “We Are Not Robots” at ISACA’s 2017 Africa Computer Audit, Control and Security (CACS) Conference, to be held 11-12 September 2017, in Accra, Ghana. Hogarth, author of “How to Win Influence...

Schlumberger Announces Third-Quarter 2017 Results Conference Call HOUSTON -Thursday, August 17th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) will hold a conference call on October 20, 2017 to discuss the results for the third quarter ending September 30, 2017. The conference call is scheduled to begin at 8:30 am US Eastern time and a press release regarding the results will be...

CMB Successfully Goes-Live on Murex’s MX.3 Platform PARIS & BEIJING -Wednesday, August 16th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Murex, a global leader in trading, risk management and processing solutions, is pleased to announce the successful launch of the MX.3 platform at China Merchants Bank (CMB). As one of China’s largest commercial banks, CMB financial market department currently averages 8,000...

Julphar Reports First Six Months Earnings Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, August 16th 2017 [ar]  

Julphar, the largest generic pharmaceutical manufacturer in Middle East and North Africa (MENA), announced sales revenue of AED 639 million in the first semester of the year 2017. The company posted a net profit of AED 64 million. Julphar’s Chairman, His Highness Sheikh Faisal Bin Saqr Al...

The Peninsula Classics Best of the Best Award for 2016 Awarded to 1954 Maserati A6GCS/53 Berlinetta by Pinin Farina CARMEL-BY-THE-SEA, Calif. -Wednesday, August 16th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At a highly-anticipated private gathering during the famed Monterey Car Week, a 1954 Maserati A6GCS/53 Berlinetta by Pinin Farina, from the Monaco-based Destriero Collection, was named winner of the prestigious second-annual The Peninsula Classics Best of the Best...