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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...

Elaine Irwin to Front New Almay Age Essentials™ Collection NEW YORK -Thursday, April 21st 2016 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Almay, the first doctor-tested hypoallergenic, fragrance-free cosmetics line, announced today that supermodel Elaine Irwin will be the new face of its latest makeup collection, Almay Age Essentials. Irwin will be appearing in the brand’s global multimedia campaign, spanning...

One of France’s University Hospitals Adopts Masimo Radical-7®, Including SpHb®, PVI®, and SET® Pulse Oximetry NEUCHÂTEL, Switzerland -Thursday, April 21st 2016 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that Centre Hospitalier Universitaire (CHU) de Limoges, in Limoges, France has installed Masimo’s Radical-7®, including noninvasive, continuous hemoglobin (SpHb®), Pleth Variability Index (PVI®), and SET® pulse oximetry technology,...

The Estée Lauder Companies Announces Key Strategic Appointments to Further Expand Capabilities in Digital and Consumer... NEW YORK. -Thursday, April 21st 2016 [ar]

Damon Burrell joins The Estée Lauder Companies as Senior Vice President to lead Consumer Engagement Anna Klein expands role as Vice President, Corporate Affairs, overseeing Corporate Communications in the regions (BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) announced two...

Win a Trip to Ningxia in Northeastern China As New Flights Are Added to Boost Middle Eastern Tourist Number YINCHUAN, China -Thursday, April 21st 2016 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In celebration of the addition of new flights to the mystical autonomous region of Ningxia in northwestern China, the Ningxia Tourism Bureau is offering two lucky fans trips to the region worth $2,000 each.   Running on 20-25 April on Facebook, all the fans need to do is...

ICBC Standard Bank Selects Fenergo Client Lifecycle Management Platform LONDON -Wednesday, April 20th 2016 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fenergo, the leading provider of Regulatory Onboarding, Entity Data Management and Client Lifecycle Management software solutions for institutional, corporate and private banks, has today announced that the ICBC Standard Bank has selected its award-winning Client...

Tourico Holidays Sees Strong Increase in Middle Eastern Travel in First Quarter of 2016 Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, April 20th 2016 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Tourico Holidays, a global leader in wholesale travel brokerage, today shared first-quarter data revealing a significant increase in Middle Eastern travel activity. According to the company’s year-over-year booking data, the region has increased its inbound travel by...

The American Society of Clinical Oncology® Endorses the WIN 2016 Symposium: Innovative Approaches to Improve Cancer... VILLEJUIF, France -Wednesday, April 20th 2016 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The WIN Consortium (WIN) is proud to announce that its symposium dedicated to “Innovative approaches to improve cancer patient outcomes” has been endorsed by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO®) for its exceptional scientific program. “It is the...

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...

Western Region Police Conclude Preparations for Al Marfa Watersports Festival ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, April 20th 2016 [ar]

The Western Region Police Directorate at the Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters (GHQ) concluded preparations to participate in the Al Marfa Watersports Festival. The ten-day festival, which will commence next Thursday, is one of the most important festivals taking place in the Western...

Middle East Employment Freeze Looms as Economic Confidence Plummets among the World’s Hirers Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, April 20th 2016 [ar]

Latest quarterly global survey from ACCA shows businesses less optimistic in Q1 16/17 than at any other time in the past four years. UAE investment intention dipped and expectations of government spending tumbled, but the region is expected to do well in its tourism and logistics sectors...

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...