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VALTRANS Launched PARKONIC at 2017 Gulf Traffic Exhibition & Conference Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Sunday, December 17th 2017 [ar]  

Leading transportation systems and solution provider, VALTRANS has officially launched PARKONIC, a new smart parking solution at the 2017 Gulf Traffic Exhibition & Conference on 4th of December, 2017. PARKONIC is an innovative ticketless and barrierless parking solution that is locally...

BenQ Launches Its New Range Of Blue Core Laser Projectors amongst Others For The First Time Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Sunday, December 17th 2017 [ar]  

Display of an Exceptionally Bright, 4K, 300” Plus Image for Commercial and Home Theatre Applications Live Demos of Pro AV, Laser Projector Models, Meeting & Conference Solutions, Education, Home & Outdoor Projectors BenQ acquires #1 in Projector Business in Q3 and Q2...

DoubleTree by Hilton Closes Out Milestone Year with 30+ New Hotels, 510 Hotels Worldwide MCLEAN, Va. -Saturday, December 16th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- 2017 was a monumental year for DoubleTree by Hilton, one of Hilton’s (NYSE: HLT) 14 market-leading brands, surpassing 500 hotels worldwide and introducing 30+ new hotels to guests around the world. To close out the year, the brand recently welcomed an additional three...

Dole Pineapple Workers Open Community Center Thanks to Fair Trade WESTLAKE VILLAGE, Calif. -Friday, December 15th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dole Food Company and Fair Trade USA jointly announced today the inauguration of two new community centers near Dole’s Muelle and Bosque Farms in Costa Rica, made possible by Fair Trade purchases made at Whole Foods Market stores, which drive additional money to pineapple...

SES Drives 5G Satellite Demonstration Testbed Initiative with ESA LUXEMBOURG -Friday, December 15th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES is expanding its efforts to support 5G developments as part of ESA’s ARTES project, SATis5, where it will be enabling demonstrations of satellite-terrestrial integration for 5G networks. The testbed infrastructure will comprise SES's fleet of Geostationary Earth Orbit...

Global Game Exhibition 'G-STAR 2017' Ends with a Big Finale SEOUL, South Korea -Friday, December 15th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The global game exhibition ‘G-STAR 2017’ had attendees in 2,857 booths from 676 companies in 35 countries and was the largest ever held in history; amidst an enthusiastic response from industries and attendees it ended with a big finale. ‘G-STAR 2017’ was hosted by...

21st Century Fox to Spin off Businesses and Create New “Fox”; a Growth Company Centered on Live News and... NEW YORK -Friday, December 15th 2017  

New “Fox” to Include Fox News, Fox Business, Fox Sports, Fox Broadcasting Company, Fox Television Stations Group, FS1 and FS2, Fox Deportes and Big Ten Network Remaining 21st Century Fox Businesses to Combine with Disney as Part of Separate Transaction Announced Today (BUSINESS WIRE)--...

Takeda and Seattle Genetics to Present Positive Data from Phase 3 ECHELON-1 Clinical Trial Evaluating... CAMBRIDGE, Mass. & OSAKA, Japan & BOTHELL, Wash. -Thursday, December 14th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502) and Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ: SGEN) today announced that data from the Phase 3 ECHELON-1 clinical trial evaluating ADCETRIS (brentuximab vedotin) as part of a frontline combination chemotherapy regimen in untreated...

CTS Engines Announces Senior Management Hire FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. -Thursday, December 14th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- CTS Engines, the global leader for mature jet engine maintenance, announced today that it had hired Diane E. Cavuoto as Senior Vice President, Supply Chain, in an effort to continue to provide its customers with outstanding engine overhaul services. Ms. Cavuoto will be based in...

Group Vivendi Africa Deploys Netcracker OSS to Enhance Service Management as it Expands Across the Continent WALTHAM, Mass. -Thursday, December 14th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Netcracker Technology announced today that its OSS suite was selected and deployed to support the long-term growth strategy of Group Vivendi Africa (GVA). GVA is a newly formed affiliate of the French-based multinational conglomerate Vivendi with the goal to deploy and...

Andersen Global Expands Presence in Germany with Addition of Thierhoff Müller & Partner SAN FRANCISCO -Thursday, December 14th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global is proud to announce an expanded presence in Germany as Thierhoff Müller & Partner, a tax and legal firm with offices in Leipzig and Frankfurt, combines its practice with Andersen Tax & Legal in Germany. Through its German member firms, Andersen Tax & Legal and...

Upon Conclusion of the Fourth Annual Forum for Promoting Peace in Muslim Societies, Scholars and Intellectuals Visit the... ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, December 14th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

A high-level delegation of dignitaries, scholars and intellectuals participating in the fourth annual Forum for Promoting Peace in Muslim Societies, visited the Louvre Abu Dhabi museum. The delegation was headed by H.E Mustafa Ceric, former Grand Mufti of Bosnia; alongside Sheikh Mohammad...

IDEMIA Has Been Selected by WiZink to Launch Samsung Pay in Spain COLOMBES, France -Thursday, December 14th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IDEMIA, the global leader in trusted identities for an increasingly digital world, announced WiZink, a bank that specializes in credit cards and simple savings solutions that respond to its customers’ day-to-day needs, has selected IDEMIA to roll out the Samsung Pay mobile...

Photo Press Release: Giant Gingerbread Burj Khalifa Unveiled At DXB Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, December 14th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

A 14 metre tall Burj Khalifa made of gingerbread takes centre stage at Dubai Airports’ Winter Wonderland DXB now open at Dubai International’s Terminal 3, B gates.  “Winter Wonderland DXB is the perfect way to get in the festive spirit just moments before jumping on a plane. An...

Fourth Annual Forum for Promoting Peace in Muslim Societies Concludes with Call for Action Plan to Address Islamophobia ... ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, December 13th 2017 [ar]  

Bin Bayyah commends participants’ efforts to promote peace and tolerance H.E Shaykh Abdallah bin Bayyah concluded the fourth annual Forum for Promoting Peace in Muslim Societies, which was held in Abu Dhabi between 11-13 December, 2017, with the participation of more than 700 scholars,...

AHF Uganda Cares Hits Milestone: Celebrates 15 Years of Service KAMPALA, Uganda -Wednesday, December 13th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The AIDS Healthcare Foundation, commemorated an enviable milestone of supporting the government and people of Uganda with free HIV/AIDS services and treatment for 15 solid years. The celebration, which coincided with the 2017 World AIDS Day, put the spotlight on AHF’s...

Abdullah bin Zayed Honors Winners of the Al Hassan bin Ali Award 2017 ... ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, December 13th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, hosted a ceremony to honor the ‘Egyptian Family House’, winner of the Imam Al Hassan bin Ali Award 2017, represented by Dr. Mahmoud Hamdi Zaqzouq, Secretary General, and His...

The Home Launches Its First Furniture Hyper Store in Dubai Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, December 13th 2017 [ar]  

‘The Home’, a new home décor and furnishings brand, has launched it’s first-ever hyper store in the UAE at an exclusive function in Dubai, with an investment of Dh65 million. The new brand will help reduce imports and boost the US$17.7 billion (Dh65 billion) interiors and home...

Philip Morris International Releases Latest Scientific Update for Smoke-Free Products on Clinical Program LAUSANNE, Switzerland -Wednesday, December 13th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Philip Morris International Inc. (PMI) (NYSE/Euronext Paris: PM) today released its latest Scientific Update for Smoke-Free Products, a regular publication on its research efforts to develop and assess a range of smoke-free alternatives to cigarettes. The latest issue of the...

World’s First Ultra HD HDR Travel Channel Travelxp 4K Makes German Debut on HD+ via SES LUXEMBOURG -Wednesday, December 13th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Travelxp 4K, one of the world’s leading travel and lifestyle television channels, will start delivering its programmes in Ultra HD (UHD) and High Dynamic Range (HDR) to HD+ viewers across Germany as of 13 December 2017. The channel will be broadcast via Astra 19.2 degrees...