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‘Vote of Confidence’ as GAC Wins the Topaz Excellence in Logistics Award Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, December 6th 2017 [ar]  

The GAC Group walked away from the Lloyd’s List South Asia, Middle East and Africa Awards 2017 with The Topaz Excellence in Logistics accolade. The Award was received by Meena Mathews, Regional Manager P&I – Middle East Region, at a ceremony held at Dubai’s Palazzo Versace Hotel. It...

Uday Shankar Named President of 21st Century Fox, Asia NEW YORK -Tuesday, December 5th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- 21st Century Fox (NASDAQ: FOXA, FOX) today announced that it has elevated Star India Chairman and CEO Uday Shankar to President, 21st Century Fox, Asia, effective immediately. In his new role, Mr. Shankar will lead 21st Century Fox’s (21CF) video businesses across all of...

Prysmian to Acquire General Cable for $30.00 Per Share in Cash MILAN & HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. -Tuesday, December 5th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Prysmian Group (BIT: PRY) and General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC) today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Prysmian will acquire General Cable for $30.00 per share in cash. The transaction values General Cable at approximately $3...

AURAK Hosts the International Conference on Electrical and Computing Technologies and Applications 2017 Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, December 5th 2017 [ar]  

The International Conference on Electrical and Computing Technologies and Applications for 2017 (ICECTA’2017) occurred at the American University in Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Saud Al Qasimi, Crown Prince of Ras Al Khaimah. ICECTA is...

Bertin Launches the New SaphyGATE G Range of Radiation Portal Monitors for Vehicles and Their Loads MONTIGNY LE BRETONNEUX, France -Tuesday, December 5th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bertin Technologies, a CNIM Group subsidiary, has announced the launch of its new SaphyGATE G range of radiation portal monitors. The first devices in this range of portal monitors automatically detect the potential radioactivity of vehicles, such as trucks and trains, and...

Collaboration with Sagemcom: Ooredoo Launches the First IoT Network in Tunisia RUEIL MALMAISON, France -Monday, December 4th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ooredoo Tunisia and Sagemcom have just launched the first Tunisian Internet of Things (IoT) network, based on LoRa™ technology. The network enables devices to exchange small amounts of data, with a standard battery providing independent battery life of up to 10 years. This...

Com2uS Prepares to Expand "Summoners War" IP by Collaborating with the Creator of Hollywood’s "The... Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, December 4th 2017 [ar]  

Com2uS' representative global mobile game "Summoners War" is ready to expand its global IP. They will be working with Robert Kirkman, an author of the Walking Dead series in Hollywood, to create comics, animations, and expand the IP to various other fields. Com2uS, a mobile game company, has...

4th International Festival of Falconry Inaugurated Today ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Monday, December 4th 2017 [ar]  

Today is the inauguration of the desert camp activities at Telal Resort in Remah of the 4th International Festival of Falconry that is under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the United Arab Emirates, May God Protect Him. The Festival is organized by...

Julphar Introduces the Latest Technology in Continuous Glucose Monitoring “Dexcom G5 Mobile” to UAE Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Monday, December 4th 2017 [ar]  

As part of its commitment to transforming diabetes care and management by delivering best-in-class solutions, Gulf Pharmaceutical Industries (Julphar) will introduce Dexcom G5 Mobile Continuous Glucose Monitoring (CGM) System in a satellite symposium during the International Diabetes Federation...

First ‘Light Test Campaign’ in the Middle East Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, December 4th 2017 [ar]  

This first-ever ‘Light Test Campaign’ in the Middle East will run in the UAE from the 3rd of December to the 17th of December 2017, organized by Osram with the support of RTA and RoadSafetyUAE. Aimed at raising awareness about the dangers posed on our roads by defunct lighting in cars, UAE...

First Swiss Businesswomen Delegation Explores Business Opportunities in Saudi Arabia JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, -Friday, December 1st 2017 [ar]  

A Swiss Businesswomen delegation met on Tuesday, 28 November 2017, in Jeddah with a number of Saudi Businessmen and Businesswomen to learn about potential commercial and investment opportunities in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. This comes in line with Saudi Arabia’s keenness to encourage...

Bloom Properties to Showcase Extensive Real Estate Portfolio at Dubai Property Roadshow, London Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. -Friday, December 1st 2017  

Bloom Properties, a Bloom Holding business specializing in the development of integrated and sustainable communities, is set to showcase its extensive portfolio of real estate projects at the Dubai Property Roadshow, London. Set to run on December 3rd and 4th, 2017 at the Shangri-La, at the...

Visa Readies Digital Payments for the Projected 500,000 Visitors Traveling to Russia for the 2018 FIFA World Cup... SAN FRANCISCO -Thursday, November 30th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- In celebration of the Final Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, Visa (NYSE: V), the Official Payment Service Partner of FIFA, released travel and spending data for the 2018 FIFA World Cup™. Throughout official FIFA venues, Visa will enable a cash-free fan experience...

Guatemala's Comnet Leverages SES Networks' New Platform to Deliver High-Performance Connectivity LUXEMBOURG -Thursday, November 30th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Comnet, one of Guatemala’s leading service providers, is the first to tap into the newly-launched SES Networks Enterprise+ Broadband for Latin America to enable the delivery of Quantum, a high-performance next-generation broadband service, to its end customers spanning the...

The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) and the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan (METI) Host Two... Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Wednesday, November 29th 2017 [ar]  

The Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO) and the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry of Japan (METI) held two events to discuss the development of appropriate collaborative measures for tackling IP infringement and counterfeiting in the region.   IP Judicial Workshop – 26 November...

In a Move to Accelerate Transparency and Development in the Diamond Industry, CEDEX and IDEX Online Join Forces LIMASSOL, Cyprus -Wednesday, November 29th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Under the agreement, CEDEX will leverage on IDEX diamond knowledge and real-time diamond prices to present it to its future exchange customers, while IDEX will use CEDEX technology to better accommodate investments in the diamond professional market. This press release...

Mobile Ticket Option Now Available for New York CityPASS Program NEW YORK -Wednesday, November 29th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- New York City’s original big-savings ticket booklet now offers a mobile ticket option. The New York CityPASS® program, which saves travelers 40% off admission to the Big Apple’s very best attractions, including the Empire State Building, The Metropolitan Museum of Art and...

ABB Unveils Newest Member of the YuMi Family ZURICH -Wednesday, November 29th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ABB is previewing its newest collaborative robot, now with a single arm, at the International Robotics Exhibition (iREX) 2017 in Tokyo. As their name suggests, collaborative robots are designed to work alongside humans on the factory floor to raise productivity and support the...

Echostar 105/SES-11 Now Operational at 105 Degrees West LUXEMBOURG & ENGLEWOOD, Colorado -Wednesday, November 29th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The EchoStar 105/SES-11 satellite has been successfully positioned at the 105 degrees West orbital location and is now fully operational and able to serve the video and enterprise markets in the US. The dual-mission satellite, providing SES with a C-band payload of 24...

Al Anwar Ceramics Launches Largest Exterior Ceramics Tiles in Big 5 Exhibition Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, November 28th 2017 [ar]  

Al Anwar Ceramic Tiles Company SAOG, one of the Oman’s leading ceramic tiles manufacturer showcased its latest range of novelties at the Big 5 Exhibition held at Dubai World Trade Center between 26th and 29th Nov 2017. The exhibition is one of the biggest and most visited expo for the building...