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Egon Zehnder Leads Worldwide Conversation to Cultivate the Next Generation of Women Leaders ZURICH & NEW YORK -Monday 7 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Egon Zehnder, a global leader in executive search and leadership advisory services, today announced its global event series “Leaders and Daughters: Cultivating the Next Generation of Women Leaders.” This groundbreaking initiative is designed to catalyze a worldwide...

Forest City granted duty-free zone status and corporate incentives to lure investors and tourists -Monday 7 March 2016

Other sweeteners include corporate tax incentive for qualified companies or companies with Iskandar Development Region status involved in tourism and MICE, education and healthcare Corporate tax incentive for Green Developers and Green Development Manager No restrictions on company...

Global Women in PR Announce the Launch of a New Chapter in the Middle East on International Women’s Day -Monday 7 March 2016

Global Women in PR is delighted to announce that on International Women’s Day (March 8th) a new chapter is being launched for senior women working in the PR industry in the Middle East. Details of this exciting new group, WPR Middle East, will be unveiled at a joint event with PRCA MENA to...

Falcon Aviation to Be the Golden Sponsor at Abu Dhabi Air Expo 2016 Once Again -Monday 7 March 2016

Falcon Aviation is proud to be on board as Abu Dhabi Air Expo 2016’s Golden sponsor once again. The extremely capable and professional team at Falcon is always aiming to raise the benchmark of its standards of service including but not limited to its VIP charter services, helicopter charter...

SIAE MICROELETTRONICA and Aricent Showcasing “New IP” over SM-OS Based Microwave Radio Portfolio -Monday 7 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SIAE MICROELETTRONICA takes a step forward in Software Defined Network showcasing a “new IP” network over its existing SM-OS based microwave portfolio at the Mobile World Congress 2016. In April 2014 SIAE MICROELETTRONICA launched the SM-OS, a Future Proof Network...

Panasonic Commercializes the Industry’s First*1 Sulfur-free Encapsulation Molding Compound for Copper Wires -Monday 7 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation announced today that it has commercialized the first sulfur-free*2 encapsulation molding compound (EMC) for copper wire bonding in the industry*1, and will start mass production of the product in October 2016. This material helps improve the reliability...

Atlas Copco Appoints a New Distributor in Iraq -Monday 7 March 2016

Atlas Copco appoints a new distributor Merkez Al-Madina for Machinery and Equipment Trading Company. The company is part of the well-known group (HMBS) which has been operating in Iraq for over 100 years and will now represent Atlas Copco’s Compressor Technique and Construction Technique...

CrowdStrike Expands International Presence to Meet Growing Customer Demand -Monday 7 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CrowdStrike Inc., the leader in cloud-delivered next-generation endpoint protection, threat intelligence and response services, today announced the launch of its operations in EMEA by opening a corporate office in the United Kingdom. The expansion comes on the heels of...

SES Deploys SATMED e-Health Platform and Launches First Maritime VSATs on FRIENDSHIP Floating Hospitals in Bangladesh -Monday 7 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), a world-leading satellite operator, and FRIENDSHIP, a non-governmental organisation, along with the technical assistance of Square Informatix (Bangladesh) Ltd, launched the first state-of-the-art Maritime VSATs on three of FRIENDSHIP’s...

AbbVie and Boehringer Ingelheim announce global collaboration on promising immunology compounds -Monday 7 March 2016

AbbVie and Boehringer Ingelheim will share responsibility for future clinical development and establish a Joint Steering Committee Anti-IL-23 antibody now in Phase 3 for psoriasis demonstrated greater efficacy over ustekinumab in Phase 2 clinical studies with a potential for quarterly...

Saif bin Zayed Supervises Efforts to Extinguish the Marina Yacht Club Fire in Abu Dhabi -Monday 7 March 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, supervised the efforts to extinguish the huge blaze that broke out at dawn in boats at the Abu Dhabi Marina Yacht Club breakwater in Abu Dhabi today (Monday). No injuries were reported in the...

GOLFZON Opens VISION System Shop in South Africa -Monday 7 March 2016  

       - GOLFZON signed a contract of sales agent with iPLANET Golf for selling GOLFZON simulators and opened its first shop - It will serve as a foothold for entering African market, and the company aims to expand its market to the entire African Continent (BUSINESS WIRE)--...

Oral OTEZLA® (Apremilast) Long-Term Safety Data Presented at American Academy of Dermatology Congress -Monday 7 March 2016

Pooled 3.5-year (182-week) data from ESTEEM 1 and 2 trials of OTEZLA for patients with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis showed no increases in the severity or frequency of adverse events and no new safety signals The rates of major cardiac events, malignancies, depression and suicidality...

HuffPost Canada Hosts Live Stream Global Town Hall with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau -Monday 7 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Prime Minister Justin Trudeau joins The Huffington Post Canada (HuffPost Canada) today at 12:30 p.m. EST for an exclusive live stream global town hall on foreign policy and Canada’s place on the global stage. Just days before his historic state dinner with U.S. President...

Ethisphere Announces the 2016 World’s Most Ethical Companies®, Celebrating 10 Years of Measuring Corporate Integrity... -Monday 7 March 2016      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices, announced the 131 companies spanning 21 countries who have been named to the 2016 World’s Most Ethical Companies® list marking the tenth anniversary of the...

Abu Dhabi Police Employs Many Innovative Technologies to Transform into a Smart City -Sunday 6 March 2016  

Traffic accident casualties decreased by 15 percent, and serious injuries by 19 percent, while accidents decreased by 13 percent in the three years between 2013 and 2015 in Abu Dhabi. These numbers were revealed by Brigadier Eng. Hussein Ahmed Al Harithi, Director General of Central Operations...

Mandilicious Opens Branches in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and Oman -Sunday 6 March 2016

Following the great success of outlets in Hamdaniya district and Al Salaam Mall, Mandilicious Kitchen LLC recently opened its third venue in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in the popular Aziz Mall. The new outlet will be established in association with Raddah Investment, a part of Raddah Holdings....

UAE Motorists Applaud Government’s Road Infrastructure Improvements, but Reckless Driving Keeps Annoying -Sunday 6 March 2016  

RoadSafetyUAE and Qatar Insurance Company present the findings of the 2nd cycle of the ‘UAE Road Safety Monitor’, a unique perception study of UAE driving behaviour. Despite 79% (+11% pts.) of motorists believing road infrastructure has improved, 56% (+3% pts.) think driving is now...

Exclusive demo drive of the Milrem’s First-of-its-Kind Modular Hybrid UGV at UMEX 2016 -Sunday 6 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- During this years unmanned systems exhibiton UMEX 2016 in Abu Dhabi, the Estonian defence solutions provider, Milrem, will be showing the capabilities of the first-of-its-kind hybrid modular unmanned ground vehicle THeMIS in an exclusive demo performed for the first time in the...

Quintiles and the American College of Surgeons Announce Agreement to Develop Clinical Registry of the Future -Sunday 6 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Quintiles and the American College of Surgeons (ACS) today announced a six-year strategic services agreement to improve data collection and quality reporting for all ACS clinical registries. Working together, ACS and Quintiles will build a comprehensive and integrated clinical...