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Saif bin Zayed Heads UAE Delegation to Arab Interior Ministers Council 33rd Session in Tunisia ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday 2 March 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, headed the UAE delegation to the 33rd session of the Arab Interior Ministers/ Council that commenced today in Tunis. The session was officially inaugurated this afternoon by Tunisian President Mohamed...

MoI Reviews Mexican Safe City Program for Response Indicators -Wednesday 2 March 2016  

During a coordinating meeting, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ministry of Interior (MoI) reviewed the Safe City Program that is implemented in Mexico’s capital, Mexico City. The program provides comprehensive and advanced technological solutions to attain ideal indicators of response times...

Emirates Animal Welfare Society Celebrates World Wildlife Day -Wednesday 2 March 2016  

Dr. Nasser Lakhrebani Al Nuaimi, Chairman of the Emirates Animal Welfare Society (EAW), reviewed the special preparations for the EAW’s participation in World Wildlife day during the society’s regular meeting. The event will take place tomorrow (Thursday), at the Emirates Park Zoo. This is...

Moody’s Acquires GGY, Significantly Enhances Insurance Risk Offerings -Wednesday 2 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Moody’s Corporation (NYSE: MCO) announced today that it has acquired GGY, a leading provider of advanced actuarial software for the global life insurance industry. Combined with Moody’s Analytics’ insurance risk products, the acquisition creates an industry-leading...

Audacity Capital Selects Beeks Financial Cloud for High Performance Infrastructure Hosting -Wednesday 2 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Beeks Financial Cloud, a global leader in financial cloud infrastructure with an established track record of providing high performance, low latency solutions, announced today that Audacity Capital, a Dubai-based proprietary trading firm, has selected Beeks as its connectivity...

Panasonic Photovoltaic Module Achieves World's Highest Energy Conversion Efficiency*1 of 23.8%*2 at Research Level... -Wednesday 2 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation today announced that it has achieved a photovoltaic module conversion efficiency of 23.8% (aperture area*3: 11,562 cm2) at research level, a major increase over the previous world record for crystalline silicon-based photovoltaic modules. The previous...

Metrosil Launches New Range of De-Excitation Non-Linear Resistors for Large Electrical Generators -Wednesday 2 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Metrosil, the world leader in silicon carbide non-linear resistors (called varistors) today announced the launch of its new range of De-Excitation Units - the “Metrosil 8000 Series”, designed to protect large electrical generators. The all-new 8000 Series (protected by...

ReSound® Introduces the World’s Smartest Super Power Hearing Aid -Wednesday 2 March 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, GN ReSound announced the global launch of ReSound ENZO2™, bringing the renowned benefits of ReSound LiNX2™ to people with severe to profound hearing loss in need of a Super Power solution. As the fourth generation of GN ReSound’s proprietary 2.4 GHz technology,...

Can Cataracts Return After Surgery? -Wednesday 2 March 2016  

A cataract is a disease affecting the natural lens behind the pupil, where the lens becomes clouded, resulting in a painless decrease in vision. Cataract patients suffer when faced with bright lights, and struggle to see well at night. Cataracts can affect one or both eyes. A cataract is a...

Cars Decorated with Abu Dhabi ID Plates -Tuesday 1 March 2016  

The process of replacing old car plates with the new Abu Dhabi ID plate in the emirate of Abu Dhabi began on Tuesday in the service centers designated by the Vehicles and Drivers Licensing Department for this purpose in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, and the Western Region.   The vehicles whose...

Saif bin Zayed Inaugurates Civil Defense and Modern Media Conference -Tuesday 1 March 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior inaugurated on Tuesday morning, the Civil Defense and Modern Media Conference. The conference is organized by the Civil Defense General Directorate at the Ministry of Interior in Abu Dhabi, and...

INNOVATION FDR and FDRPAS Solutions Ready with Day-One Support for New EMC VMAX -Tuesday 1 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Coinciding with the EMC announcement of their new EMC® VMAX3™ and VMAX® All Flash storage systems for IBM z Systems mainframes, INNOVATION Data Processing today is announcing day-one availability of the full range of its Non-Disruptive Data Protection, Business...

Hibernia Networks Extends Service Reach into Middle East -Tuesday 1 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hibernia Networks, a leading provider of global telecommunications solutions, announces that it has established a Point of Presence (PoP) in Dubai, UAE. The new PoP enables customers to benefit from Hibernia Networks’ comprehensive suite of data and media services, as well...

Saif bin Zayed Offers Condolences to Family of Martyr Al Dhanhani -Tuesday 1 March 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, offered his condolences today (Tuesday) to the father and family of the martyr Mohammed Rashid Ali Al Dhanhani who was martyred while performing his national duty as part of the UAE forces in...

DMS Hosts Memorable Evening to Mark Ounousa.Com’s Makeover -Tuesday 1 March 2016  

DMS, which serves as the digital arm of Choueiri Group recently hosted a lively evening event on the rooftop of the Choueiri Group Building to mark its media partner Ounousa.com’s recent makeover. Ounousa.com stands distinguished for being a modern and vibrant online magazine, designed for the...

Asia’s Largest Offshore Engineering Equipment Expo China Maritime and Simultaneous Events to Open in Beijing in March... -Tuesday 1 March 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 6th International Offshore Engineering Technology & Equipment Exhibition (China Maritime 2016) will be held at Beijing New International Exhibition Center on March 29-31, 2016, simultaneously with the 16th China International Petroleum & Petrochemical Technology and...

The MoI “Media and Public Relations Coordination Committee" Discusses 2016 Plans -Tuesday 1 March 2016  

The Media and Public Relations Coordination Committee at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) discussed ways to prepare a quarterly plan for annual awareness lectures to be provided for police staff members during 2016. The committee also touched on the events for Traffic Week, and on the preparation...

Jason Derulo and Hilton Inspire Thousands to ‘Stop Clicking Around’ and Start Playing with Surprise Concert -Tuesday 1 March 2016      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Heads down and batteries drained. People around the world are too busy clicking around. This Saturday, Hilton Worldwide (NYSE: HLT) raised heads and recharged thousands of San Diego music fans with an energy-popping concert, featuring award-winning singer/songwriter Jason...

At GESS Dubai, SIVECO launches Wand.education, an innovative application for enhancing the teaching process in the... -Tuesday 1 March 2016  

At GESS Dubai 2016, SIVECO launches Wand.education – an innovative online lesson builder specially designed for K12 teachers which enables them to create interactive learning activities in minutes. The application has recently been shortlisted for the prestigious GESS Education Awards 2016,...

Grundfos’ High Performance Award from DEWA Highlights Company’s Dedication to Sustainability in the UAE -Tuesday 1 March 2016  

Grundfos, the world leading pump manufacturer, was recently recognized for its high performance during the 2015 DEWA supplier annual evaluation. The Certificate of Appreciation highlights Grundfos’ efficiency and effectiveness within DEWA’s partnership framework, which assesses the...