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Abu Dhabi Traffic discusses the strategic performance indicators of traffic safety levels ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Monday, December 21st 2015 [ar]  

The Traffic and Patrols Directorate at the Directorate General of Central Operations in the Abu Dhabi Police GHQ organized the environmental analysis workshop for strategic objectives, strategic initiatives and developmental projects. The environmental analysis was done within the inputs, and...

MoI’s Council in Al Ain Discusses Raising Awareness on the Risks of the Internet ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, December 20th 2015 [ar]

Participants in the Ministry of Interior’s council, hosted by Mohammed Bakhit Al Ketbi in his house in Al Ain, under the title “The Effect of media on Youth” recommended promoting the role of the media to introduce the youth to the proper use of the internet, and raise their awareness on...

VGT Welcomes Web-IQ from the Netherlands ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, December 20th 2015 [ar]  

The Virtual Global Taskforce (VGT) welcomed the Netherlands company Web-IQ specialized in online information, into its organization to protect children against online sexual exploitation. The Web-IQ application was approved following a vote by the Board of Directors of the VGT. Major General...

2.4 Million People Visit and Download the MoI UAE App ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, December 20th 2015 [ar]  

Lieutenant Colonel Faisal Mohammed Al Shimmari, Executive Director of the Smart Government Program in the Ministry of Interior stated that 2,445,144 people have visited and downloaded the “MOI UAE” app, via the various platforms of the app on smartphones. Lieutenant Colonel Al Shimmari...

Abu Dhabi Forensics Wins Iron Man Tournament ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, December 20th 2015 [ar]  

Forensic Evidence Department at Abu Dhabi Police won the first place in Iron Man Tournament. The Western Region Police Directorate came second, while the Government and Diplomatic Premises Protection Department came third. On the individual level of the championship; Abdullah Al Luqayti from...

The Security Media Department: A Realistic Image ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, December 20th 2015 [ar]  

The Security Media Department is pleased to extend to you its warmest greetings and sincerest wishes for continued success, and we would like to thank you for your response and cooperation with our activities. We appreciate our partnership with you, as it strengthens the safety and security...

UAE to host World’s Firefighter Challenge in March 2016 ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Saturday, December 19th 2015 [ar]  

The United Arab Emirates will be hosting the UAE World Firefighter Challenge, on the sidelines of the International Exhibition for Security and National Resilience (ISNR), Abu Dhabi 2016, held in collaboration with Reed Exhibitions at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (Adnec). The...

MoI Calls Trucks and Trailers Drivers to Comply with the New Saudi Regulations -Saturday, December 19th 2015 [ar]  

The Ministry of Interior called upon owners and drivers of foreign trucks and trailers, to observe and get acquainted with the Saudi technical regulations pertaining to protective devices in foreign trucks and trailers crossing to or travelling to Saudi Arabia to avoid being prevented from...

Civil Defense Sector Approves Community Awareness and Training Plan for 2016 ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Saturday, December 19th 2015 [ar]  

During a meeting chaired by Major General Jassem Muhammad Al Marzouqui, Civil Defense General Commander-in-chief, the Civil Defense sector approved the ‘Federal Community Awareness and Training Plan for 2016’. The meeting, which was held at the Civil Defense GHQ’s building in Abu Dhabi,...

527 Mawaqif Inspectors Benefit from Crime Prevention Lectures ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Saturday, December 19th 2015 [ar]  

527 inspectors from Mawaqef, affiliated with the Department of Transport, have benefited from lectures on crime prevention, organized by the Abu Dhabi Police during the past two years. The lectures are a part of the initiatives prepared by the Crime Prevention Council of the Capital Police...

Nashwa Al Ruwaini Crowned CEO of the Year At IAIR AWARDS 2015 Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Saturday, December 19th 2015 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nashwa Al Ruwaini, CEO of the media and TV production company Pyramedia triumphed at the 19th edition of the IAIR Awards. The Award Ceremony, held at the Palace Downtown Dubai on the 19th of November 2015, crowned her the CEO of the Year in the Media & Entertainment industry....

ZTE Launches 6-Inch AXON MAX and Global VIP Passport Service for Chinese Users BEIJING -Saturday, December 19th 2015 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ZTE Mobile Devices today announced the launch of the newest and final model of its high-powered AXON flagship series, the AXON MAX. At the same time, the company has announced its special “Global VIP Passport” service catering to owners of its AXON phones. ZTE is now...

Emirati Filmmaker Abdullah Ahmed wins the MoI Cinema Award ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - -Saturday, December 19th 2015 [ar]  

Lt. Colonel Faisal Mohammed Al Shimmari, Deputy Chairman of the Committee for the Ministry of Interior's Cinematic Awards (MOICA), announced that Emirati filmmaker Abdullah Hassan Ahmed the spotlight by winning the Ministry of Interior’s Award, along with a staggering prize of USD 100,000, for...

Hilton’s New Amsterdam Airport Schiphol Hotel Has Landed CHIPHOL, Netherlands & MCLEAN, Va -Saturday, December 19th 2015 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hilton Hotels & Resorts, pioneer of the world’s first airport hotel in 1959, today opens the new Hilton Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, the latest vision for modern air travel accommodation. The state-of-the-art 433-room hotel replaces the previous Hilton Amsterdam Airport...

Retired U.S. Senator Tom Harkin Joins Masimo’s Board of Directors IRVINE, Calif. -Friday, December 18th 2015 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI), a global innovator of noninvasive patient monitoring technologies, announced today that retired Senator Tom Harkin, former five-term U.S. Senator and former Chairman of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pension (HELP) Committee, has been elected...

ADK YouTube Video Series Entitled "Meet the FURUSATO" Introduces Regional Cultures from Around Japan TOKYO -Friday, December 18th 2015 [ar]  

Videos Introducing Various Metropolitan and Countryside Settings Short Films Created by Renowned Movie Production Company “Robot Communications” (BUSINESS WIRE)-- ASATSU-DK (TOKYO:9747)(ADK), one of Japan’s leading advertising agencies and headquartered in Tokyo, has launched a...

Televisa Inks New Capacity Deal with SES LUXEMBOURG -Friday, December 18th 2015

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A.(NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), announced today that Televisa, the leading Mexican multimedia company, has contracted capacity on SES’s AMC-9 satellite at the orbital position of 83 degrees West. As part of the multi-year agreement, Televisa will utilise three...

Boehringer Ingelheim presents strong lung cancer portfolio and long-awaited head-to-head data of afatinib compared to... INGELHEIM, Germany -Friday, December 18th 2015

12 abstracts for four compounds accepted including: new results from head-to-head trials comparing 2nd-generation EGFR TKI, afatinib, with 1st-generation EGFR TKIs, gefitinib and erlotinib Updated data for 3rd-generation EGFR TKI, BI 1482694, showing strong anti-tumour activity and...

YahLive Secures Additional Capacity from SES LUXEMBOURG -Friday, December 18th 2015

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that SES and YahLive – a company jointly established by SES and Yahsat – have agreed access for YahLive to additional capacity at the 52.0 / 52.5 degrees East orbital positions. This results in additional growth potential,...

Abu Dhabi Police Distribute Awareness Brochures for Protection against Electronic Crimes ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Friday, December 18th 2015 [ar]  

The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) at the Abu Dhabi Police commenced its campaign to distribute awareness brochures to police servicing departments and governmental institutions across Abu Dhabi. This community outreach initiative aims to enhance protection against electronic crime,...