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ADP Launch Community-Based Initiative for Blind People about the Dangers of Drugs ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Friday, April 22nd 2016 [ar]  

The Criminal Investigation Department at Abu Dhabi Police recently launched a community-based initiative that is considered the first of its kind for visually impaired people and their families to raise their awareness about the dangers of drugs. The initiative avails of the “Braille”...

MoI Council Calls For Reinforcing Spirit of Positive Patriotism in Children ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Friday, April 22nd 2016 [ar]  

The Ministry of Interior’s Council, hosted by Salem Mohamed Al Rashedi at his residence in Al Wathba Region in Abu Dhabi, tackled the “Role of Parents in Preventing Children’s Delinquency.” The Council pointed to the importance of parental presence for many hours during the day with...

SES Deploys SATMED E-Health Platform to Improve Quality of Healthcare in Niger NIAMEY, Niger -Friday, April 22nd 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), one of the world’s leading satellite operators, announced today the deployment of SATMED, a satellite-based e-health platform, at the CURE Hospital for Children in Niger, to enhance healthcare in rural and remote regions in...

Quintiles Receives Technology Security Award from IDG’s CSO Magazine for Fourth Consecutive Year RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. -Friday, April 22nd 2016 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Quintiles, the world’s leading provider of biopharmaceutical services, announced today that it has been named to the 2016 CSO50 by IDG's CSO magazine. This award recognizes the company’s innovative identity management solution designed to expedite activities related to...

Third Regional Women Conference Concludes in Abu Dhabi ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, April 21st 2016 [ar]  

The Third Regional Women Conference concluded its activities yesterday at Zayed University’s Convention Center in Khalifa City Abu Dhabi. Organized by the Emirates Women Police Association (EWPA) under the theme, ‘Women Police ... the Leadership of Sustainable Development’, the Conference...

ADP Community Police Take Part in the “Don’t Use Your Mobile Phone While Driving” Campaign ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, April 21st 2016 [ar]  

The Community Police Section at the Khalifa Police Station in the Abu Dhabi Police Peripheral Regions Directorate participated in a campaign at Yas Mall under the theme “Don’t Use Your Mobile Phone While Driving”. This campaign is implemented by Umm Al Arab Elementary School in Abu Dhabi,...

Civil Defense Sector launches the ‘I Read’ Initiative ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, April 21st 2016 [ar]  

The General Directorate of Resources and Support Services at the Civil Defense General Headquarters at the Ministry of Interior launched an initiative titled ‘I Read’. The initiative aims at instilling the culture of reading and knowledge diversity amongst staff members at the Civil Defense...

Saif bin Zayed Attends “Union 44” Internal Security Forces Joint Exercise in Seeh Al Mahab ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, April 20th 2016 [ar]  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior attended on Wednesday, the Internal Security joint exercise dubbed, “Union 44”, carried out by security and policing sectors at the ministry. The joint exercise was held at the Training City, at...

Panasonic State-of-the-Art Technology Meets Kabuki in Las Vegas LAS VEGAS -Wednesday, April 20th 2016 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation is sponsoring and will provide technical support to the Japan KABUKI Festival in Las Vegas 2016 (produced by Shochiku Co., Ltd.), running from April 29 to May 7. Panasonic hopes to highlight a new approach to performing and enjoying Kabuki, the classical...

Saif bin Zayed Offers Condolences to Al Khaiaili Family ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, April 20th 2016 [ar]  

During his visit to the mourning council at Al Khaznah area in Al Ain on Wednesday, Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior offered his condolences for the death of Mohammed Mubarak Saif bin Aloubah Al Khaiaili.   Lt. General HH...

Calvin Klein, Inc. Announces New Global Creative Strategy NEW YORK. -Wednesday, April 20th 2016 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Calvin Klein, Inc. today announced a new global creative strategy for the company, which will unify all Calvin Klein brands under one creative vision. Francisco Costa, Women’s Creative Director, Calvin Klein Collection, and Italo Zucchelli, Men’s Creative Director, Calvin...

ENEC Examines Policies Section’s Experience at the MoI Strategy Directorate ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, April 20th 2016 [ar]  

A delegation from the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) examined the experience of the Policies Section at the General Directorate of Strategy and Performance Development at the Ministry of Interior. The delegation also got acquainted with the Section’s efforts to implement the best...

Dimension Data: Cybercriminals Target the Retail Sector JOHANNESBURG -Wednesday, April 20th 2016 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- New research published today in the NTT 2016 Global Threat Intelligence Report reveals that cybercriminals have shifted their focus from traditional financial markets, to targeting the retail sector. Retail organisations experienced nearly three times as many cyberattacks as...

Qatar First Bank Named Global Finance 2016’s Best Up-And-Coming Islamic Financial Institution Global Award Doha, Qatar -Wednesday, April 20th 2016 [ar]  

Reaping the benefits of the strategy it introduced in 2015, Qatar First Bank (QFB), Qatar’s leading Shari’ah compliant bank, has been named exclusively 2016’s ‘Best Up-and-Coming Islamic Financial Institution’ in Global Finance magazine’s ninth annual awards for the World’s Best...

Emirates Driving Institute celebrates 25 years of Driving Excellence Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, April 20th 2016 [ar]  

Emirates Driving Institute (EDI), the largest and most successful driving institute in UAE and Middle East, celebrates 25 years of successfully leading learner driver training and driver road risk reduction in the UAE and the greater GCC region. EDI has announced a series of special...

Ajman Free Zone Gears up for rapid International Expansion in 2016 United Arab Emirates, -Wednesday, April 20th 2016 [ar]  

Ajman Free Zone gears up for rapid international expansion in the New Year following the successful addition of their own offices in the UAE and India. The extension will greatly contribute in strengthening the presence of the Free Zone as a new gateway in international markets as part of the...

Um Al Quwain Civil Defense Organizes Sporting Day for the Public ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, April 19th 2016 [ar]  

The Civil Defense Department of Um Al Quwain organized an athletic, social and educational event to acquaint community members of all age groups with the firefighting and rescue operations and the duties of firefighters. The event, held on “Al Bayt Mitwahid” Corniche, included individual and...

Abu Dhabi Police Arrest Thief of 11 Venues in Abu Dhabi ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, April 19th 2016 [ar]  

The Capital Police Directorate arrested an Indian national on suspicion of stealing valuables and AED 50,000 from 11 venues in Abu Dhabi, including clinics, saloons, and mobile phone shops.   The Capital Police Directorate managed to retrieve part of the stolen items, following diligent...

Rockwell Automation Announces Leadership Changes: Blake Moret Named CEO, Keith Nosbusch to Remain Chairman MILWAUKEE -Tuesday, April 19th 2016 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rockwell Automation (NYSE:ROK) announced today that its board of directors has elected Blake D. Moret, a 30-year veteran of the Company, as president and chief executive officer, effective July 1, 2016. At that time Keith D. Nosbusch, 65, who has been president and chief...

Jardiance® (empagliflozin) to be studied for the treatment of people with chronic heart failure INGELHEIM, Germany & INDIANAPOLIS, US -Tuesday, April 19th 2016  

New studies will evaluate the effect of Jardiance® for the treatment of chronic heart failure There are approximately 26 million people worldwide, and 5.7 million people in the U.S., suffering from chronic heart failure The studies build on results from the landmark EMPA-REG OUTCOME®...