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Visa Data Shows One Fifth of Purchases at 2018 FIFA World CupTM Use Contactless Technology MOSCOW -Saturday 30 June 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Visa (NYSE: V), the Official Payment Services Partner of FIFA, today released an analysis of foreign travellers’ spending during opening days of 2018 FIFA World Cup™. The results found that in the 11 Russian host cities of the tournament, approximately one in every five...

KSrelief Launches Comprehensive Project to Deliver ‘Life Without Landmines’ for Yemenis -Friday 29 June 2018  

The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre (KSrelief) this week launched the Saudi Project for Landmine Clearance (MASAM), a program committed to making Yemen landmine-free in order to protect civilians and to safeguard the delivery of urgent humanitarian supplies. More than 600,000...

Rimini Street Recognized as a Top Workplace by Bay Area News Group for the Fifth Time -Friday 29 June 2018  

(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 that it has been named one of the Bay Area Top Workplaces by the Bay Area News...

Christophe Chicandard Joins AerSale® as Vice President of Leasing & Trading — Asia Pacific Region -Friday 29 June 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AerSale, a global supplier of mid-life aircraft, engines, used serviceable material (USM), and MRO services, announced today the addition of Christophe Chicandard as Vice President of Leasing & Trading – Asia Pacific Region. As the Asian aviation market continues to account...

Introducing Gloo, the Stylish Wireless Charging Station Designed to Be a Centerpiece for Your Room -Thursday 28 June 2018      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- After a record-breaking success on crowdfunding platforms with $8M raised in 2017 for a sister product, smart home brand Deconnect is about to hit Kickstarter again to launch Gloo – a sleek wireless charging station that doubles as an ambient light source. Underlining the...

Philip Morris International Makes Another Step towards a Smoke-Free Future Through Partnership with Physician-Founded... -Thursday 28 June 2018  

Parallax Development Corp. (“Parallax”) and Philip Morris International (“PMI”) will join forces to develop innovations in alternative nicotine-delivery platforms. Parallax is a start-up co-founded by two leading Canadian pulmonary physicians focused on developing an inhalable...

United Arab Emirates Ministry of Health & Prevention Adopts National CCHD Newborn Screening Program Using Masimo... -Thursday 28 June 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Ministry of Health & Prevention (MOHAP) is adopting a national screening protocol for critical congenital heart disease (CCHD) for all newborns. As part of the program launch, the MOHAP is equipping 9...

Dentsu Aegis Network Announces the Launch of Merkle MENA -Wednesday 27 June 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dentsu Aegis Network is expanding its operations in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) with the launch of a new office for Merkle (www.merkleinc.com), a leading technology-enabled, data-driven performance marketing agency. In MENA, Merkle will be led by Rudy Banholzer,...

Red Sea Housing Goes Solar with REDAVIA for Cost-Effectiveness, Reliability -Wednesday 27 June 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Red Sea Housing Services (RSHS), a global leader for modular living and working environments for industrial and residential communities, chose REDAVIA, a global market leader of cost-effective, reliable and clean rental solar power for businesses and communities, to implement...

SD Express – a Revolutionary Innovation for SD Memory Cards -Wednesday 27 June 2018  

SD Express integrates PCIe® and NVMe™ for up to 985 MB/sec transfer rate, while keeping compatibility with existing billions SD hosts in the market (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Mobile World Congress Booth N2.C40 — The SD Association announced today SD Express which adds the popular PCI Express®...

ameliorate Provides Organizations with New Keys To Unlock Human Capital Potentials -Wednesday 27 June 2018  

ameliorate FZE, an international human capital enabler, entered the UAE market to support organizations in unlocking the real potentials of their employees with a focus on sales skills, using the latest learning techniques in the industry. The step comes in line with the company’s...

millionairemansion.co.uk Offer British Mansion in the First Global Competition to Win a Luxury Home -Tuesday 26 June 2018      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- millionairemansion.co.uk are opening their competition to win a 2.3million pound UK mansion to participants around the world making it the first global luxury house competition. The country mansion is in Devon, England, 2 hours drive from London and only 25 minutes from the...

Emirates Hospital & Regen Medical Management Dubai Receives DHA Approval to Open First Center -Tuesday 26 June 2018  

Emirates Hospital Jumeriah, an Emirates Healthcare Company, announced they have partnered with ReGen Medical Management Dubai to officially launch “ReGen At Emirates Hospital”, a new stem cell and regenerative medical center on 25th June 2018. Emirates Hospital Jumeriah is the first to...

Signifying a New Energy for Bodrum, The Bodrum EDITION Redefines Luxury for a New Kind of Resort unlike Any in the... -Tuesday 26 June 2018  

From the next chapter in the growing EDITION legacy comes Ian Schrager’s latest visionary concept: The Bodrum EDITION. Schrager, in partnership with Marriott International, acts to redefine the contemporary luxury hotel experience with his expanding global influence. Bringing a new energy to...

Entries Are Now Open For the 10th MEPRA Awards, ... -Tuesday 26 June 2018      

The Middle East Public Relations Association (MEPRA) today issued a call for entries for the 2018 MEPRA Awards, the communications industry’s most prestigious event, which celebrates and recognises the most creative and impactful practitioners in the Middle East.  This year marks the 10th...

Watermelon Communications Joins 3AW Global Media Network -Monday 25 June 2018  

Watermelon Communications, the leading homegrown marketing and communications agency in the region, today announced its alliance with 3AW, a global network of independent full-service communication agencies. Watermelon is the only entity from the GCC region to be invited and included in the 3AW...

Engaging Viewers with Diversified Content, COLORS Brings You Investigative Thriller - Dev2 -Monday 25 June 2018  

He thinks like a criminal, is at home around a crime scene and possesses an ironclad will to rid the city of nefarious wrongdoers; Detective Dev Burman returns for an explosive second season on COLORS. Diversifying the programming line-up with varied genres of content – Dev2 follows the...

Boehringer Ingelheim and Lilly announce positive top-line Phase III data results for empagliflozin as adjunct to insulin... -Monday 25 June 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company (NYSE: LLY) today announced that both randomised controlled trials in the EASE phase III programme, investigating the use of empagliflozin in combination with insulin therapy in adults with type 1 diabetes, met their primary...

GEZE Activestop Door Damper and Climate-Active Façade with GEZE IQ Box KNX Are Winners of the German Design Award... -Monday 25 June 2018  

“It is with a great honor that we announce the distinctive gains achieved by GEZE with the double win of the German Design Award 2018” declared Charles Constantin; Managing Director GEZE Middle East.  The German Innovation Award recognizes innovative products and solutions from all...

Age Is Just a Number: Elderly Man and Woman Combat Osteoarthritis through a Surgical Procedure -Sunday 24 June 2018  

62-year-old Abdul and 72-year-old Alia, both Egyptian nationals, couldn’t sit or walk a few months back, but now find it easy to prostrate and walk briskly. Things were not this easy when they were first diagnosed with osteoarthritis. However, unlike the usual belief, the elderly man and woman...