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MorphoWave™ Compact by IDEMIA: New Compact, Frictionless Access Control Terminal Unveiled at ISC West LAS VEGAS -Wednesday, April 11th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in Augmented Identity, announces today the launch of MorphoWave™ Compact, the newest addition to its range of products for frictionless biometric access control. This masterpiece of engineering relies on IDEMIA’s patented, touchless 3D fingerprint...

HeartSciences Announces Publication of Clinical Study Results in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology... SOUTHLAKE, Texas -Wednesday, April 11th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- HeartSciences, a medical device company leading innovation in electrocardiography through the application of continuous wavelet transform (CWT) signal processing and artificial intelligence, announced today the results of a clinical study serially conducted at The Icahn School...

SES Accelerates Latin America’s Path to Ultra HD LUXEMBOURG -Wednesday, April 11th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Following major space and ground infrastructure investments and the expansion of its Latin America video neighbourhood, SES today announced the launch of its Ultra HD platform into the region to accelerate commercial 4K rollouts among leading cable, IPTV, and DTH providers...

Study: Does the UAE have a positive driving culture? Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Wednesday, April 11th 2018 [ar]  

Surprisingly high ‘yes’ values, but strong contrasts among ethnical groups Big difference between own behavior and the observed behavior of other motorists Ranking of the top most unfriendly acts correlates with the main causes of death Rationale for unfriendly acts is grounded in...

GAC Abu Dhabi provides on-site logistics support for Special Olympics IX MENA Regional Games Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. -Wednesday, April 11th 2018 [ar]  

When Abu Dhabi played host to the Special Olympics Middle East and North Africa (MENA) 9th Regional Games last month, it was GAC that provided the event with uninterrupted on-site logistics support. GAC Abu Dhabi was appointed to help ensure smooth running behind the scenes at the high...

QNB Group: Financial Results for the Three Months Ended 31 March 2018 Doha, Qatar. -Tuesday, April 10th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

QNB Group, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region, announced its results for the three months ended 31 March 2018. For the three months ended 31 March 2018, Net Profit reached QAR3.4 billion (USD0.9 billion), up by 7% compared to previous year. Total...

Al Saja’a Industrial Oasis Wins Arabian Business Real Estate Award Sharjah, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, April 10th 2018 [ar]  

Al Saja’a Industrial Oasis (ASIO) has been honoured with the ‘Best Industrial Project’ award at the Arabian Business Real Estate Awards. Sharjah Asset Management (SAM), the investment arm of the Government of Sharjah, launched ASIO in October 2015 following the vision of the emirate to...

Abu Dhabi Launches Six Historic Oil and Gas Licensing Opportunities Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. -Tuesday, April 10th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

Major onshore and offshore blocks across the emirate opened for new competitive bidding round Estimates suggest blocks contain substantial amounts of oil and gas Successful bidders will have the opportunity to explore, and then develop and produce discoveries with ADNOC Prospective...

Swiss Advanced Vision Launches Active Intraocular Lens Concept with Real-Time Autofocus for Cataract Surgery NEUCHATEL, Switzerland -Tuesday, April 10th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Swiss Advanced Vision (SAV-IOL) has announced the launch of Project R-TASC, set to disrupt the global intraocular lens (IOL) market. Cataracts are responsible for 51% of world blindness, which represents about 35 million people. A growing global market, IOLs are...

Rimini Street Appoints New South Korea Country Manager LAS VEGAS -Tuesday, April 10th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Rimini Street, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMNI), a global provider of enterprise software products and services, and the leading third-party support provider for Oracle and SAP software products, today announced the appointment of its new country manager for South Korea, Hyungwook...

Predator-Series Aircraft Pass Five Million Flight Hour Mark SAN DIEGO -Tuesday, April 10th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) today announced that its Predator®-series family of Remotely Piloted Aircraft (RPA), encompassing Predator, Predator B, Gray Eagle, and Avenger® lines, has achieved a historic industry milestone: five million flight hours....

Sestek’s Virtual Assistant Technology Contributes to Asista, Turkey’s First Smart Home Assistant ISTANBUL -Tuesday, April 10th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Sestek’s technology significantly contributed to Asista, the first virtual home assistant to enter the Turkish market. Introduced and designed by Arçelik —the leading electronic appliance company in Turkey, third-ranked in Europe and globally known for its Grundig and...

EDSIIC: Estonian Defence Forces Assess Impact of Robotic Solutions on Defence Capabilities TALLINN, Estonia -Tuesday, April 10th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Estonian Centre for Defence Investment (ECDI) has awarded a public contract to a consortium of the Estonian Defence and Security Industry Innovation Cluster to launch a project entitled ‘Automated systems on the battlefield’, managed by the Centre for Applied Studies...

Dubai Chamber to Open Argentina Office in 2018 Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Tuesday, April 10th 2018  

The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry is finalising its preparations to open a representative office in Buenos Aires, Argentina, its second in Latin America following the opening of the organisation’s office in Brazil last year. The move comes after Dubai Chamber led several trade...

SAFE TRUCKS 2018: A ROAD SAFETY INITIATIVE LAUNCHED IN DUBAI BY RTA, DP WORLD, GARGASH ENTERPRISES - MERCEDES-BENZ AND... Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Tuesday, April 10th 2018 [ar]  

Roads and Transport Authority (RTA), DP World - UAE Region, Gargash Enterprises -  Mercedes-Benz and Michelin, have successfully launched SAFE TRUCKS 2018, a truck safety initiative, aimed at raising general awareness of truck safety aspects and security procedures on the roads. The campaign...

ProGrade Digital is First To Publicly Demonstrate CFexpress 1.0 Technology in 1TB Capacity LAS VEGAS -Monday, April 9th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- NAB—ProGrade Digital, founded with a mission to provide the highest quality professional grade digital memory cards and workflow solutions, has become the first company to publicly demonstrate the CFexpress™ 1.0 technology with 1TB of capacity. Debut of this important next...

ProGrade Digital Announces SDXC UHS-II V90 Memory Cards LAS VEGAS -Monday, April 9th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NAB—ProGrade Digital, founded with a mission to provide the highest quality professional grade digital memory cards and workflow solutions, announces its V90 premium line of digital memory cards—a step up in performance to sustained read speed of up to 250MB/second and...

AGCO’s Brands Win Red Dot Design Award 2018 DULUTH, Ga. -Monday, April 9th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AGCO (NYSE: AGCO), a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural machinery and solutions, has been awarded two Red Dot Design Awards for its IDEAL Combine and the Valtra A4 Series Tractors. The Red Dot Design competition is one of the largest and...

U.S. DoD Contracts Full O3b MEO Beam and Services from SES Government Solutions LUXEMBOURG -Monday, April 9th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SES Government Solutions (SES GS), a wholly owned subsidiary of SES, has been awarded a USD 24.8 million multi-year contract by the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). Under the new agreement, SES GS will provide the United States Africa Command (U.S. AFRICOM) with high...

Expert Says UAE is a Leading Healthcare Destination in the Region Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, April 8th 2018 [ar]  

Speaking on World Health Day, Dr Yehia El Gabbani, Hospital Director of Emirates Hospital-Jumeirah, said the UAE healthcare market’s innovative progress make it the leading healthcare destination in the MENA region. The country has seen a surge in new specialised services and treatments for...