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ABB Records Steady Growth in the UAE Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Thursday, March 15th 2018 [ar]  

ABB, the pioneering technology leader, has recorded steady and sustained growth in the United Arab Emirates in 2017. “ABB is seeing profitable growth and a huge opportunity in this market as we are partners to both the energy and industrial revolution that is taking place in the country...

International Launch Services (ILS) Secures Additional Launch Orders for Proton Medium Vehicle WASHINGTON -Wednesday, March 14th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- ILS, a leading provider of commercial launch services, announced multiple launch assignments for Proton Medium launches that will include the use of both the 4.35 meter and the new 5.2 meter payload fairing. The missions will take place beginning in late 2019 from Pad 24 at...

Merck Honoured as Employer of the Year for the Second Consecutive Year Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Wednesday, March 14th 2018  

Merck has scooped the Employer of the Year award for the second consecutive year in the three countries across MEA: UAE, Egypt, Turkey. The award was granted to recognize and honour employers’ efforts based on talent development, performance management procedures, in career planning and...

New Solder Paste Jetting System from Nordson EFD Provides Fast, Repeatable Non-Contact Dispensing EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. -Wednesday, March 14th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Nordson EFD, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN) and the world’s leading precision fluid dispensing systems manufacturer, introduces the new Liquidyn® P-Jet SolderPlus® jet valve and solder paste system. This non-contact jetting system is designed specifically to jet...

XPRIZE and All Nippon Airways (ANA) Announce New $10 Million XPRIZE Competition to Develop Real-Life Avatars AUSTIN, Texas -Tuesday, March 13th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Today, at the South By Southwest® (SXSW®) conference in Austin, XPRIZE Founder and Executive Chairman Dr. Peter H. Diamandis, in partnership with ANA, will announce the launch of the $10M ANA Avatar XPRIZE, a four-year global competition to develop real-life avatars....

New Study Investigates the Performance of Masimo SpHb® During Acute Bleeding and After Fluid... NEUCHATEL, Switzerland -Tuesday, March 13th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today the findings of a recently published study in which researchers at Cairo University in Egypt evaluated the accuracy and trending of Masimo noninvasive and continuous hemoglobin (SpHb®), referenced to an invasive laboratory hemoglobin...

KONE Wins Order for ICD Brookfield Place in Dubai Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, March 13th 2018 [ar]  

KONE Corporation, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry has won the order to supply 46 elevators and 5 escalators for ICD Brookfield Place in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. The 54-storey, 282 metre-high ICD Brookfield Place, will contain more than 950,000 square feet of Grade...

Andersen Global Continues Expansion in Germany with Berlin Office SAN FRANCISCO -Tuesday, March 13th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Andersen Global continues its expansion in Germany as a new office in Berlin opens, joining the existing Andersen Tax & Legal team in Germany, effective March 1, 2018. The Berlin office will be the sixth location of Andersen Tax & Legal in Germany and includes more than 60...

Kymeta Provided High-Speed Mobile Internet Access to Puerto Rico During Recovery Efforts REDMOND, Wash. -Tuesday, March 13th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Kymeta—the communications company making good on the promise of global, mobile connectivity—partnered with Intelsat and Liberty Puerto Rico to reconnect communities across Puerto Rico when communications and power were severed by Hurricane Maria. Three Kymeta-enabled...

dipndip Chocolate Cafe Opens First Outlet In Jordan Amman, Jordan -Tuesday, March 13th 2018 [ar]  

Chocolate cafe chain, dipndip, announced today the opening of its first outlet in Jordan bringing the total number of dipndip cafes globally to 102. With its entry into the Jordanian chocolate market, dipndip now operates in 17 countries as demand for premium chocolate and desserts in these...

Third Edition of Bahrain’s Contemporary Art Fair ArtBAB Set to Enthral and Educate Manama, Bahrain -Monday, March 12th 2018 [ar]  

Under the patronage of Her Royal Highness Princess Sabeeka bint Ibrahim Al Khalifa, Wife Of His Majesty The King Of Bahrain and President of the Supreme Council For Women, the third edition of Art Bahrain across Borders (ArtBAB) shall be officially opened on March 14, 2018 at the Bahrain...

mu Space, SES Networks and Hughes to Provide Broadband Access to Rural Thailand GERMANTOWN, Md. & LUXEMBOURG & BANGKOK -Monday, March 12th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Rural communities of Thailand will soon be able to enjoy reliable satellite-based broadband services delivered by mu Space Corp using SES Networks’ satellite capacity and the JUPITER™ System from Hughes Networks Systems (Hughes), announced SES today. mu Space is a Thai...

VALTRANS to Launch Brand New Valet APP Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, March 12th 2018 [ar]  

Renowned for its network of support throughout the GCC as a reputable leader in transportation, Valtrans has set in motion it’s vision for a tech savvy and green efficient valet system within the UAE; the benefits of using the app entail quick vehicle retrieval requests at any time,...

QNB Group Seeks Shareholder Approval to Increase Non-Qatari Share Ownership Limit To 49% Doha, Qatar -Monday, March 12th 2018 [ar] [fr]  

QNB Group intends to recommend to the Extraordinary General Assembly of the Bank, to approve increasing the percentage of non-Qatari ownership in the Company’s capital to 49% instead of 25% in accordance with the applicable provisions of Law No. 9 of 2014 regulating the Investment of...

UAE Roads Are Becoming Less Dangerous – ‘UAE Road Safety Monitor’ (6th cycle) Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, March 12th 2018 [ar]  

The 6th cycle of the unique ‘UAE Road Safety Monitor’ delivers very positive trends for UAE’s road safety. It seems that the perception of UAE motorists goes hand-in-hand with the remarkable reduction of traffic fatalities in 2017, down by about 30% vs. 2016, according to media reports...

Al-Buhaira National Insurance Company Selects Beyontec Suite for Managing Comprehensive Policy Lifecycle Solutions Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, March 12th 2018  

Beyontec, a global insurance information and technology firm specialising in providing configurable solutions to the property and casualty insurance industry, today announced that it has been selected by Al-Buhaira National Insurance Company (ABNIC), a leading insurance company in UAE, as its...

Continental Investments launches Dh1 billion Rukan Residence in Dubai Land Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, March 11th 2018 [ar]  

Continental Investments launched their newest project, Rukan Residence, which offers upscale living in Dubai inspired while taking inspiration from the culture of the UAE. This was during a ceremony which took place yesterday night in Armani Hotel, Burj Khalifa, under the slogan “Breathe the...

SES: Successful Launch of Four O3b Satellites Expands Fibre-like Connectivity GUIANA SPACE CENTER, Kourou -Saturday, March 10th 2018  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- SES announced today that its four new O3b Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) satellites were successfully launched into space by Arianespace onboard a Soyuz rocket, from the Guiana Space Center in Kourou, French Guiana at 14:10 local time. The new Ka-band satellites will join...

Panasonic Museum Opens with Ceremony OSAKA, Japan -Thursday, March 8th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Panasonic Corporation celebrated the opening of the Panasonic Museum in Kadoma City, Osaka, on March 7 - on the same day in 1918 the company was founded as Matsushita Electric Housewares Manufacturing Works by legendary business leader Konosuke Matsushita. An opening ceremony...

Netcracker Named a Leader in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Operations Support Systems for Eighth Consecutive Year WALTHAM, Mass. -Thursday, March 8th 2018 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Netcracker Technology, a global leader in policy-driven fulfillment, orchestration and assurance solutions for virtual and physical networks, announced today that Netcracker has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. as a Leader in its 2018 "Magic Quadrant for Operations Support...