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Fakih IVF Fertility Center’s Free IVF Cycle Award Spells Hope for Couples Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday 22 July 2018  

Fakih IVF Fertility Center, one of the leading infertility centers in the GCC region, has announced that, for a second year, it has granted one couple the opportunity to achieve their dream of parenthood. Committed to helping to alleviate the UAE’s rising infertility rate, Fakih IVF...

AURAK Enters into a Memorandum of Understanding with Al-Farabi Kazakh National University -Sunday 22 July 2018  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) President, Professor Hassan Hamdan Al Alkim, and the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University (KazNU) Rector, Professor Galimkair Mutanov, of the Republic of Kazakhstan, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), agreeing to exchange students,...

Over a hundred patients in the UAE use new non-invasive capsule gastric balloon to control obesity and its associated... -Saturday 21 July 2018  

One hundred obese or overweight individuals in the UAE have taken advantage of the new Ellipse Gastric Balloon to lose weight and to decrease its associated medical conditions, according to Dr Wael Dahhan at Emirates Hospital. “Obesity and being overweight is a major public health problem...

UAE’s $8 billion tech industry presents extensive growth opportunities for Chinese businesses -Friday 20 July 2018  

With a thriving technology sector, deepening bilateral ties with China, and recent announcements by the UAE Cabinet to allow 100 percent foreign ownership in certain onshore industries, Dubai is an increasingly attractive trade and investment destination for Chinese investors looking for an...

Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly announce Trajenta®’s CARMELINA® cardiovascular outcome trial met its... -Thursday 19 July 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CARMELINA®1 (CArdiovascular safety and Renal Microvascular outcomE with LINAgliptin in patients with type 2 diabetes at high vascular risk) met its primary endpoint, defined as time to first occurrence of cardiovascular death, non-fatal myocardial infarction or non-fatal...

Burjeel Hospital(A unit of VPS Healthcare) Wins ‘2018 UAE Private Tertiary Care Service Provider of the Year... -Thursday 19 July 2018  

Burjeel Hospital was named the ‘2018 Private Tertiary Care Service Provider of the Year’ at Frost & Sullivan Middle East Best Practices Awards Banquet 2018 held at Atlantis, The Palm in Dubai. Burjeel Hospital (A unit of VPS Healthcare) is a leading advanced tertiary care establishment in...

Tigo Releases State-of-the-art Wireless Technology – Mesh – as the New Solar Communication Architecture for... -Thursday 19 July 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tigo®, pioneer of the smart modular Flex MLPE platform, today announced the release of its new Mesh communication architecture. This state-of-the-art wireless technology directly translates to customer benefits – including simplifying the solar design process and...

ABB: Continued Profitable Growth -Thursday 19 July 2018

Total orders +8%1, up in all divisions and regions Base orders +9%, up in all divisions and regions Revenues +1% Book-to-bill ratio2 at 1.07x, >1 in all divisions Operational EBITA margin2 up 60bps to 13.0% Operational EPS2 +27%4 Net income $681 million, +30% Cash flow from...

CIMA Global C-Suite programme best venue to re-energise your career & future development -Wednesday 18 July 2018  

Albert Einstein once said, ‘In the middle of every difficulty lies opportunity’.  Jaufre Rouanet, previously a CFO of a mid-sized oil and gas company couldn’t have agreed more. In 2016, he found himself in the middle of a major financial crisis. Plummeting oil prices due to global...

Interior Designers from China Choose Caparol to Learn About the Paint Industry in the Middle East -Wednesday 18 July 2018  

Caparol Paints, the German leader in the global paints industry, recently hosted a delegation of interior designers from China at its state-of-the-art facility in the UAE. The delegation of 28 interior designers from China was here to learn about the interior design industry in the UAE and...

Fischer & Schickendantz and Solution Alliance SRL Adopt Andersen Brand in Uruguay -Tuesday 17 July 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fischer & Schickendantz, led by Juan Federico Fischer, and Solution Alliance SRL, led by Juan Ignacio Troccoli, have rebranded this week as Andersen Tax & Legal, a member firm of Andersen Global. The firm, based in Montevideo, entered a Collaboration Agreement with Andersen...

Antibiotic Addiction: Health Experts Warn Against Overuse of Antibiotics -Monday 16 July 2018  

Overuse and misuse of antibiotics is one of the world’s most pressing health problems, according to Dr. Asha Thomas, who serves as a Medical Director for Doctor on Call - a 24/7 medical services facility that provides healthcare services at homes and hotels. “Some people still believe...

Bank of America Reports Second-Quarter 2018 Financial Results -Monday 16 July 2018

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bank of America reported its second-quarter 2018 financial results today. The news release, supplemental filing and investor presentation can be accessed in the following ways: Bank of America newsroom at https://newsroom.bankofamerica.com Bank of America Investor...

UAE Exchange Rebrands its Africa Operations as Unimoni -Monday 16 July 2018  

UAE Exchange, a leading global money transfer, foreign exchange and payment solutions brand, announced the rebranding of its Africa operations as “Unimoni”. The announcement was made by Promoth Manghat, Executive Director of Finablr and Group CEO, at an event held in Nairobi, Kenya, in the...

CosmeSurge Clinics in UAE to Offer Customised Vitamin Infusion Therapy, an Effective Alternative to Traditional... -Monday 16 July 2018  

CosmeSurge – Dubai, announced today that it has begun to offer a variety of customised Intravenous (IV) Vitamin Infusion therapy options, ranging from vitamins and minerals to a performance enhancement mix, for healthy patients seeking to maximise their health. The clinic is one of several in...

New Study Investigates the Utility of Masimo PVi® as Part of Goal-Directed Fluid Management in Patients Undergoing... -Monday 16 July 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today the findings of a recently published study in which researchers at Kocaeli University in Turkey compared the performance of conventional fluid management (CFM) to goal-directed fluid management (GDFM) using Masimo PVi® (pleth variability...

Gulf Region’s Automation Industry on Track for Double Digit Growth -Sunday 15 July 2018  

The Gulf region’s automation industry is on track for double digit growth over the next five years, as recovering oil prices and government economic diversification plans boost demand for industrial and building automation technologies, according to new research. A July 2018 knowledge...

Contactless Technology Powers Fifty Percent of Purchases at 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ -Saturday 14 July 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visa (NYSE: V), the Official Payment Services Partner of FIFA, today released an analysis of spending inside the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ stadiums from the opening match on June 14 through the semi-finals on July 11. The data highlights the increased consumer adoption of...

Andersen Tax & Legal Debuts in Ecuador -Friday 13 July 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global solidifies its growing presence in Latin America with news that the Andersen name will debut in Ecuador, today unveiling Andersen Global collaborating firms Profile Cia, Ltda. and FIDESBURó Cia, Ltda. adopting the name Andersen Tax & Legal and transitioning to...

Hotel Transylvania 3: A Monster Vacation set to become the first Arabic dubbed film to be released in Saudi Arabia -Thursday 12 July 2018  

Empire International, the exclusive theatrical distributor of Sony Pictures Releasing International in the Middle East is set to release Sony Pictures Animation’s Hotel Transylvania 3: A Monster Vacation across the region today. Along with the English movie, an Arabic dubbed version of the...