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OT Acquires Xantium and Strengthens Its Leadership Position on African Continent COLOMBES, France. -Wednesday 18 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OT (Oberthur Technologies), a leading global provider of embedded security software products, services and solutions, today announced that it has acquired Xantium Integrated Solutions (Xantium). Xantium is a renowned South African supplier of cards and personalization...

MoI Awards UAE Citizenship to 152 Candidates Born to Emirati Mothers -Wednesday 18 May 2016  

On Tuesday morning, the Ministry of Interior (MoI), represented by the Naturalization, Residency and Ports Affairs, awarded UAE citizenship to 152 eligible candidates born to Emirati mothers, during a celebration organized by the General Directorate of Naturalization at the Naturalization,...

Saif bin Zayed Offers Condolences for the Martyrdom of Captain Pilot Nawwaf Al Nuaimi -Wednesday 18 May 2016  

On Tuesday, Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, offered his condolences to the father, brothers and children of Captain Pilot Nawwaf Abdullah Salim Al Nuaimi, who became a martyr when his plane crashed during a training flight. Lt....

Police Schools wins the Human Resources Director General’s Shield at Abu Dhabi Police -Wednesday 18 May 2016  

The Police Schools Department won the Human Resources Director General’s Shield at Abu Dhabi Police, ranking first with a total score of 106 points, in the second edition of the Human Resources Director General’s Shield Championships that concluded on Monday evening at the Police Staff Club....

Workshop to Discuss Building Excellence Methodologies at ADP -Wednesday 18 May 2016  

The second ‘knowledge session’ initiative held under the theme “Excellence Methodologies”, the Abu Dhabi Police reviewed the mechanisms to engage staff members, encourage them to pursue excellence and creativity. The session that was attended by 38 government entities took place at the...

EnvisionTEC Reveals SLCOM 1 as their Biggest 3D Printing Innovation of 2016 at RAPID -Wednesday 18 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- EnvisionTEC, a leading global manufacturer of professional grade 3D printing solutions, announced today the launch of the SLCOM™ 1 industrial composite 3D printer. EnvisionTEC, who has a history of driving innovation in 3D printing developed and commercialized the first DLP...

Panasonic Showcases Wide Range of Industry Leading Technologies at PCIM Europe 2016 -Wednesday 18 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Automotive & Industrial Systems Europe showcased its technology lineup for PCIM (Power Conversion Intelligent Motion) 2016, which took place May 10 - 12 in Nuremberg, Germany. At Stand 429 in Hall 6 the company highlighted industry-leading innovations -- including...

Toshiba Tec Unveils Five Series of New Multi-Functional Peripherals -Tuesday 17 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Tec Corporation (TOKYO:6588) will launch five new series of multi-function peripherals (MFP) consisting of 20 models*1 featuring a new platform design with the basic body colour changed from ivory to modern sophisticated black. At the beginning of summer 2016, Toshiba...

Global Food & Beverage Companies Commit to Trans Fat Phase-Out Worldwide -Tuesday 17 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Members of the International Food & Beverage Alliance (IFBA) have taken another step in progressing the commitments they first made to the World Health Organization in 2008 with the adoption of a worldwide commitment to phase out industrially produced trans fatty acids (TFAs)...

Nitro Circus Live’s Travis Pastrana, Josh Sheehan and Gregg Duffy Make Action Sports History With Huge FMX World... -Tuesday 17 May 2016    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nitro Circus Live tore up the history books Saturday, May 14 in Brisbane, Australia with a spectacular show that took freestyle motocross (FMX) to the next level. The legendary Travis Pastrana, champion rider Josh Sheehan and motocross racer Gregg Duffy all landed massive world...

Raising Public Awareness of Fire Prevention in Abu Dhabi -Tuesday 17 May 2016  

Abu Dhabi Civil Defense General Directorate, in cooperation with the General Authority of Islamic Affairs and Endowments, launched a campaign through mosque pulpits in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and the Western Region. The campaign was launched after Friday Prayers and called for a need to adhere to fire...

New GSMA Study Describes the Changing Economics of the Digital Ecosystem -Tuesday 17 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today published a new report examining the structure, economic drivers and financial performance of the global internet economy and its respective segments. “The Internet Value Chain,” developed by A.T. Kearney for the GSMA, assesses how the internet ecosystem has...

KoolSpan Partners with EMS to Increase Global Availability of Encrypted Secure Voice and Messaging Solutions -Tuesday 17 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- KoolSpan, Inc., a leading provider of encrypted secure voice and messaging solutions for mobile phones, today announced a partnership with EMS, a leading provider of mobility solutions and services in the Middle East, Africa, Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), Eastern...

Hilton Puts the World on Sale with Largest Global Sale Ever -Tuesday 17 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) announced today one of the richest deals in their nearly 100-year history, the Hilton World Sale. Running May 13 – September 6, 2016, the Hilton World Sale offers Hilton HHonors members great value with up to 30 percent off at participating hotels...

Abu Dhabi Traffic Urges Caution in Foggy Conditions -Tuesday 17 May 2016  

The Traffic and Patrols Directorate at the General Directorate of Central Operations of Abu Dhabi Police called upon drivers to remain cautious and reduce their vehicles’ speed in cases of low visibility due to fog and to drive cautiously at a speed that is appropriate for the prevailing...

Fenergo Launches Abu Dhabi Office to Serve Middle East Market -Tuesday 17 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fenergo, the leading provider of Regulatory Onboarding and Client Lifecycle Management software solutions for wholesale and private banks, celebrated the official opening of its new office in Abu Dhabi at a launch event hosted by the Ambassador of Ireland to the United Arab...

New Presentations at ATS 2016 Reinforce OFEV® (nintedanib) Efficacy, Safety and Tolerability Across Broad Range of... -Tuesday 17 May 2016  

A new analysis of Phase III INPULSIS® trials reinforces OFEV®’s slowing of disease progression in a composite endpoint involving lung function decline (FVC decrease >10%) and death1 In a separate analysis of the INPULSIS® trials, OFEV® significantly reduced the risk of acute...

CEOs from Leading Mobile Players to Keynote at Mobile World Congress Shanghai 2016 -Tuesday 17 May 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA announced confirmed keynote speakers for Mobile World Congress Shanghai, including CEOs and senior leaders from companies such as AT&T Mobility, Baidu, China Mobile, China Telecom, HTC, KDDI, NTT DOCOMO, Oberthur Technologies, Telenor Pakistan and ZTE. The GSMA also...

Afton Chemical Corporation Opens Production Plant in Jurong Island -Tuesday 17 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global petroleum additive specialist Afton Chemical Corporation today announced the opening of its production plant in Jurong Island, Singapore which was marked by a special visit by Singapore’s Minister for Trade and Industry (Industry), Mr S Iswaran.   The facility...

Reem Mall Uses Yardi Voyager 7S for Retail Property Management -Tuesday 17 May 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Reem Mall, a new world class shopping, leisure and entertainment destination in Abu Dhabi, has automated property management and accounting with Yardi Voyager® 7S, a tablet-compatible, Software as a Service property management and accounting platform.   Reem Mall also...