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Prof. Stephen Wilhite Named AURAK Provost Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, July 16th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) has this week announced Prof. Steven C. Wilhite as the university’s new provost and vice president for academic affairs and student success. Prof. Wilhite, who joins the university in time for the 2017/18 academic year, brings a wealth of...

KBBO Group, acquires 60 %  Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. -Sunday, July 16th 2017 [ar]  

Emirates Hospital, a member of KBBO Group, has acquired 60 per cent ownership of Mobile Doctors 24-7 (MD 24-7), a round-the-clock, state of the art Population Health Management provider. The acquisition makes KBBO Group the majority shareholder in MD 24-7, following its monumental success in...

IP Showcase Returns To IBC – More Partners and Products; Real-Time IP Is Here and Now LONDON -Saturday, July 15th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 2017 IP Showcase at IBC builds on the highly successful IP Interoperability Zone – a world-first at IBC2016 – with more companies demonstrating their IP products, and great strides having been made in formalising and universally adopting the SMPTE ST 2110 suite of...

PSMF Convenes the International Patient Safety Community for its 2017 Midyear Planning Meeting at Inova Center for... IRVINE, Calif. -Friday, July 14th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF) brought together over 100 medical care providers, hospital administrators, and patient safety experts and advocates to discuss ongoing challenges and refine patient safety solutions at its fifth annual Midyear Planning Meeting. The...

Luxembourg is the First European Nation to Offer a Legal Framework for Space Resources Utilization LUXEMBOURG -Friday, July 14th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Luxembourg Parliament adopted the draft law on the exploration and use of space resources. The Grand Duchy is thus the first European country to offer a legal framework ensuring that private operators can be confident about their rights on resources they extract in space....

AHF Pays Tribute to a Courageous Advocate from South Africa - Prudence Mabele DURBAN, South Africa -Thursday, July 13th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- “Today we have lost a giant, an HIV-struggle legend and a fierce advocate of women’s rights and access to HIV treatment,” says Larissa Klazinga, Regional Policy and Advocacy Manager: Southern Africa · AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), paying tribute to the sudden passing...

IBC2017 Tackles the Big Business of Fan Engagement in Sport LONDON -Wednesday, July 12th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IBC’s Platform Futures conference strand on Sunday 17 September will examine the expanding business opportunities surrounding traditional and alternative sports coverage and rights management, with a focus on the crucial topic of fan engagement. Leading figures from major...

CYBRA Enables SATO Printer Integration into Manhattan Associates WMOS  YONKERS, N.Y. & TOKYO -Wednesday, July 12th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CYBRA Corporation, developer of award-winning MarkMagic® Barcode Labels, RFID Tags, Electronic Forms, and Report Writing Software, has successfully integrated SATO thermal label printers into Manhattan Associates' Warehouse Management for Open Systems (WMOS) solution. To mark...

Andersen Global Initiates Expansion in Turkey SAN FRANCISCO -Wednesday, July 12th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global is proud to announce a presence in Turkey by way of a Collaboration Agreement with NAZALI Tax & Legal, a leading tax and legal consultancy firm with locations in Istanbul, Ankara, Izmir and Bursa. The addition of NAZALI Tax & Legal as a collaborating firm of...

Entrust Datacard Drives Trusted Business Outcomes and Secures the Internet of Things Through ioTrust™ Security... MINNEAPOLIS -Wednesday, July 12th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Entrust Datacard, a leading provider of trusted identity and secure transaction technology solutions, today announced the introduction of the Entrust Datacard ioTrust security solution. The solution delivers a secure and trusted digital infrastructure that safeguards data...

Edwards Launches New Fully Mobile, Easy to Use Leak Detector BURGESS HILL, England -Wednesday, July 12th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Edwards is launching the new ELD500 precision leak detector. It is designed for fast, accurate leak detection and is customisable for any application. Edwards’ ELD500 is ready to go in under two minutes from power on. Users can benefit from simple pass/fail readings...

Toshiba Memory Corporation Develops World's First 3D Flash Memory with TSV Technology TOKYO -Wednesday, July 12th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Memory Corporation, the world leader in memory solutions, today announced development of the world’s first[1] BiCS FLASH™ three-dimensional (3D) flash memory[2] utilizing Through Silicon Via (TSV)[3] technology with 3-bit-per-cell (triple-level cell, TLC)...

Sumitomo SHI FW Wins Contract for Recycled Wood Fired CFB Boiler ESPOO, Finland -Wednesday, July 12th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sumitomo SHI FW announces today that it has been awarded a contract by Mälarenergie AB for design, supply and assembly of a circulating fluidized-bed (CFB) steam generator for Mälarenergie’s heat and power plant, in Västerås, Sweden. Under the contract Sumitomo SHI FW...

Saudi Arabia Denies Report That It is Linked to UK Extremists and Demands Evidence of the Allegations Jeddah, Saudi Arabia -Wednesday, July 12th 2017 [fr]  

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia denied allegations circulated in a report carried by the British media this week that it is linked to UK terrorism and demanded that the think tank produce the evidence behind the allegations. Following the publication of the Henry Jackson Society report which...

Watermark Marketing Management Dubai Wins Gold at the  2017 Summit Creative Award Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Tuesday, July 11th 2017  

Out of more than 5,000 submissions from 21 countries, Watermark Marketing Management walked away with 1 Gold and 2 Bronze at the 2017 Summit Creative Award®. The agency received this recognition for creatives done for their client Wanzl Middle East as well as for their own work for industry...

Managed FZ-LLC Offers Complete Patch Management Solutions for Cyber-Vulnerable Businesses & Organizations Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Tuesday, July 11th 2017 [ar]  

The recent WannaCry and Petya ransomware outbreaks were devastating attacks with over 400,000 machines infected with WannaCry in 150+ countries. Conducted on an unprecedented scale, these attacks were maximized by unpatched machines allowing the malware to exploit vulnerabilities like Windows...

QNB Group: Financial Results for the Six Months Ended 30 June 2017 DOHA, Qatar -Tuesday, July 11th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

QNB Group, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region, announced its results for the six months ended 30 June 2017, which is the highest in the history of QNB Group. For the first six months of 2017, Net Profit reached QAR6.7 billion (USD1.8 billion), up by...

Final Phase III Study Results Confirm Benefit of Praxbind® as Reversal Agent for Pradaxa®... INGELHEIM, Germany -Tuesday, July 11th 2017  

Complete data set from 503 patients show that Praxbind® (idarucizumab) led to immediate, complete and sustained reversal of the anticoagulant effect of Pradaxa® (dabigatran etexilate) in emergency settings1 Final results from RE-VERSE AD™ were presented as a late-breaker at the ISTH...

Arzan Wealth Exceeds Expectations with Sale of Warehouse in Oslo, Norway Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, July 11th 2017 [ar]  

Arzan Wealth (DIFC) Limited (‘Arzan Wealth’), a Dubai-based advisory firm regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority, is pleased to announce that it has advised on the successful sale of a prime logistics warehouse in Oslo, Norway leased to Onninen AS (“The Property”). The...

One of America's Most Iconic Resorts, Hotel del Coronado, to Join Exclusive Curio Collection by Hilton SAN DIEGO & MCLEAN, Va. -Monday, July 10th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- World-renowned Hotel del Coronado, set on one of the country's award-winning beaches, will officially join the exclusive Curio Collection by Hilton in July 2017. The hotel was hand-picked to be a part of the collection of one-of-a-kind independent hotels and resorts all...