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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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

SolarReserve Signs Agreement with South Australian Government for 150 Megawatt Solar Thermal Project with Energy Storage... ADELAIDE, South Australia -Wednesday, August 16th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SolarReserve has signed a long-term Generation Project Agreement (GPA) to build a 150 megawatt solar thermal power station with 8 hours of energy storage near the town of Port Augusta, South Australia. The GPA with the State Government of South Australia was signed today at a...

Toshiba Wins Buyers Lab's Summer 2017 Pick TOKYO -Tuesday, August 15th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Tec Corporation (TOKYO: 6588) announces that its e-STUDIO4508A has earned Keypoint Intelligence - Buyers Lab's Summer 2017 Pick. Toshiba's latest monochrome product surpassed comparable multifunction peripherals (MFPs) in reliability, usability, security, value...

Launching of KidzMondo Village, a Smaller Scale of KidzMondo City Madrid, Spain, -Monday, August 14th 2017  

Kidz Holding S.A.L organized a press conference on May 10, 2017 at KidzMondo city, Beirut Waterfront to announce the launching of KidzMondo Village, a smaller scale of KidzMondo city, adapting the same edutainment concept, constitution, currency and targeting kids between the ages of 2 to...

Dubai Health Authority Implements Masimo Patient SafetyNet™ DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Monday, August 14th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ:MASI) announced today that the Dubai Health Authority (DHA), the government organization that oversees the healthcare systems of Dubai, is augmenting its current inventory of Masimo equipment and technology with the implementation of Masimo Patient...

Fluor’s Phosphate Megaproject in Saudi Arabia Begins Production  IRVING, Texas -Friday, August 11th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) announced today that the Ma’aden Wa’ad Al-Shamal Phosphate Company’s (MWSPC) Umm Wu’al Phosphate Project in Saudi Arabia has started production of ammonia, merchant-grade acid and fertilizer. Fluor is providing overall program management...

Rimini Street Announces Fiscal 2017 Q2 Financial Results LAS VEGAS -Friday, August 11th 2017 [ar]  

Revenue of $52 million, up 37% year over year Annualized subscription revenue of $208 million, up 37% year over year Deferred revenue of $170 million, up 29% year over year Year to date gross profit of 63%, up from 58% year over year Announced signing of definitive merger agreement...

Atento Saves 60% on Total Annual Maintenance Costs Since Moving to Rimini Street in 2015 for its SAP ERP Support LAS VEGAS & SÃO PAULO -Friday, August 11th 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 Atento is saving 60% on its total annual SAP maintenance costs by switching from SAP to Rimini...

Students from 18 Countries Announce Their Proposals for a Better Future at Panasonic KWN Global Summit 2017 in Tokyo OSAKA, Japan -Thursday, August 10th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation held the KWN Global Summit 2017, and the children participating from 18 countries and region presented their ideas under the title of "Our Proposal For A Better Future." The children's ideas included a society where people help each other and recognize...

China and Japan Won the Grand Prixs in Panasonic KWN Global Contest 2017  OSAKA, Japan -Thursday, August 10th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation held the awards ceremony for the Kid Witness News (KWN) Global Contest 2017 on August 4 in Tokyo. This year the Grand Prix in the Primary Category was won by "One day of Beijing Kids," the video of Beijing Haidian Wanquan Primary School of China, while the...

Alibaba’s Enhanced IP Protection Platform Now Eliminates Fake Listings in Less Than 24 Hours BEIJING -Thursday, August 10th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- At its Brand Rights Holders Day in Beijing, Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA) today unveiled enhancements to its Intellectual Property Protection (IPP) Platform. In the first month since the “express” technology enhancements were made, almost all cases submitted by rights holders...