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The Health Industry Summit (tHIS) to Play a Greater Role as China Set to Boost Health Industry for a Higher Level of... SHANGHAI -Monday, April 16th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Health Industry Summit (tHIS) 2018 hosted by Reed Sinopharm, opened in Shanghai at the National Exhibition and Convention Center on 11 April 2018. This is the largest gathering of healthcare industry professionals in the world with well over 200,000 attendees from more...

Saudi Arabia Granted 664 Patents in 2017; Double of All Arab Countries Combined RIYADH, Saudi Arabia -Monday, April 16th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

Saudi Arabia has ranked 23rd among 92 countries in terms of patents granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) in 2017. The vast majority of these patented inventions are scientific. According to StatNano, which publishes at the beginning of each year a report on the...

The QE2 Opens in Dubai Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, April 16th 2018 [fr]  

The Queen Elizabeth 2 (QE2) will open its doors to the public on the 18th of April 2018 following highly anticipated international interest. PCFC Hotels - part of the Dubai government’s Ports, Customs and Free Zones Corporation - has reinvented the legendary vessel as the latest must-see...

Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly Announce an Academic Collaboration with University of Oxford to Investigate the Effects... INGELHEIM, Germany & INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -Monday, April 16th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE:LLY) today announced an academic collaboration with the University of Oxford. EMPA-KIDNEY will investigate the effects of empagliflozin on the progression of kidney disease and the occurrence of cardiovascular death, in...

IDEMIA Announces Laurent Lemaire’s Appointment as New CFO COLOMBES, France -Monday, April 16th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, has today announced Laurent Lemaire’s appointment as the Group’s new Chief Financial Officer. Laurent Lemaire, an ESSEC graduate, has acquired considerable financial expertise within major companies, particularly in...

Turkish Team Wins the Fourth International Schools Arabic Debating Championship Doha, Qatar -Monday, April 16th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

Under the patronage and in the presence of Her Excellency Sheikha Hind bint Hamad, Vice Chairperson and CEO of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, the Fourth International Schools Arabic Debating Championship was concluded on Wednesday evening 11 April 2018. The...

Major Partnerships Announced For the Fourth MEPRA Leadership Majlis ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Monday, April 16th 2018 [ar]  

The Middle East Public Relations Association (MEPRA) today announced partnerships with the National Media Council, PRWeek and the Arthur W. Page Society for the fourth Leadership Majlis, the year’s major communications conference in Abu Dhabi. The event, which will be held on 10 May 2018 at...

IDEMIA Delivers the New Metal HSBC Black Credit Card DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Monday, April 16th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- IDEMIA’s metal cards are the newest addition to HSBC’s credit card offering in the UAE. The new HSBC Black Credit Card is designed for the affluent customer segment and it features exclusive benefits including 200,000 sign-up Air Miles, 100,000 anniversary Air Miles,...

IDEMIA, Network International and Mastercard Partner to Launch Smartphone-Turned POS Terminals DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Monday, April 16th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Making yet another technological leap in payments, IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity; Network International, the leading payment solutions provider in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region, and Mastercard, a leading technology company in the global payments...

Patient Safety Movement Foundation Supports the Tokyo Declaration on Patient Safety IRVINE, Calif. -Monday, April 16th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF) announced its support for the Tokyo Declaration on Patient Safety, which was put forward by Japan, Germany, and the United Kingdom at the Third Global Ministerial Summit on Patient Safety, held in Tokyo, Japan on April 13-14, 2018....

Over 500 Members of Dubai Police and Al Wasl Club Receive Free Health Screenings Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, April 15th 2018 [ar]  

In an endeavour to promote healthy living and as a part of its commitment to support the well-being of varied communities, Emirates Hospital held free health check-ups and wellness programmes in the UAE recently. The free health screenings were organised twice for Dubai Police and was also...

Bank Audi Selects Newgen to Drive Efficiency and Enhance Customer Experience CAIRO, Egypt. -Sunday, April 15th 2018 [ar]  

Bank Audi sae, one of the fastest growing banks in the Arab Republic of Egypt, has successfully transformed multiple banking processes powered by Newgen’s Business Process Management and Enterprise Content Management platforms. With an aim to become one of the leading private banks in Egypt,...

More than 2.5 billion records stolen or compromised in 2017 AMSTERDAM -Sunday, April 15th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, today released the latest findings of the Breach Level Index, revealing that 2.6 billion records were stolen, lost or exposed worldwide in 2017, an 88% increase from 2016. While data breach incidents...

Lineage Logistics Breaks Ground on Sunnyvale Site Expansion to Be among the World’s Most Advanced Automated... NOVI, Mich. -Friday, April 13th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lineage Logistics, LLC (Lineage), the world’s most innovative and trusted provider of temperature-controlled supply chain solutions, broke ground this week on a significant expansion to its Sunnyvale, Texas warehousing and distribution facility in the Dallas-Fort Worth...

boohooMAN.com Celebrates the Launch of Their Collaboration with French Montana by Hosting a Party in LA LOS ANGELES -Friday, April 13th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- This evening, international online retailer, boohooMAN.com, celebrated the launch of their collaboration with French Montana at an exclusive launch party in Los Angeles at Poppy for press, influencers and celebrities. Taking note from the product aesthetic and French’s...

Esri and Alibaba Cloud Working Together to Bring Enhanced Location Intelligence Technology to Cloud Users REDLANDS, Calif. -Thursday, April 12th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Esri, the global leader in spatial analytics, today announced that it has entered into a collaborative agreement with Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of the Alibaba Group. The agreement will enable both organizations to deliver enhanced options to customers seeking to...

Boehringer Ingelheim to invest €65 million in avian vaccines LYON, France -Thursday, April 12th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Six months after inaugurating its new French animal health headquarters in the heart of the Lyon-Gerland Biodistrict, Boehringer Ingelheim has confirmed its allegiance to the region by announcing that it is about to invest a further €65 million in the metropolitan...

Beirut Arab University (BAU) Signs a Partnership with Cambridge Assessment English to Adopt Cambridge English... Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Wednesday, April 11th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

Students at Beirut Arab University (BAU) will now be able to gain prestigious Cambridge English certificates, thanks to a new agreement. BAU will be formally recognizing Cambridge English Qualifications, in addition to working with Cambridge English on several research and leadership...

ExaGrid, Hyper-Converged Secondary Storage for Backup Leader, Reports Record Q1 Bookings and Revenue for Q1-2018 WESTBOROUGH, Mass. -Wednesday, April 11th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ExaGrid®, a leading provider of hyper-converged secondary storage for backup, today announced record Q1 bookings and revenue for Q1 2018. ExaGrid grew at a rate of 20% over the same quarter of the prior year, continuing its trend of progressive growth at a faster rate than...

Red Wing Introduces PetroKing: Lightweight, Flexible Work Boots Equipping Energy Workers with All-Around Foot... STAVANGER, Norway & ABERDEEN, Scotland & DUBAI, United Arab Emirates. -Wednesday, April 11th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Red Wing announced its PetroKing line of work boots, purpose-built for the global energy industry. Lightweight and flexible, PetroKing revolutionizes industrial footwear by combining innovative safety features and comfort. It includes styles that deliver advanced,...