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Antigua and Barbuda Foreign Minister Charles Fernandez thanks Dubai for support following Hurricane Irma Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Wednesday, November 1st 2017 [ar]  

The Honorable Charles Fernandez, Minister of  Foreign Affairs and International Trade of Antigua and Barbuda, met with HE Tariq Al Gurg, Chief Executive Officer at Dubai Cares last week to discuss the latest developments in Antigua and Barbuda following Hurricane Irma. The meeting took place...

UAE, Represented by DEWA, Ranks First in the World in Getting Electricity as per World Bank’s Report Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Wednesday, November 1st 2017 [ar] [fr]  

The UAE, represented by Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), ranked first in the world in getting electricity, as per the World Bank’s Doing Business 2018 report. The report uses multiple criteria to measure the ease of doing business in 190 countries. DEWA’s Al Namoos (Emirati...

Fujitec Switches to Rimini Street for Oracle Database Support LAS VEGAS. -Wednesday, November 1st 2017 [ar]  

(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 Fujitec Co., Ltd., a leading manufacturer of elevators and escalators, has...

Members of European Parliament Visit UAE-Jordanian Camp Mrajeeb Al Fhood for Syrian Refugees Amman, Jordan -Wednesday, November 1st 2017 [ar] [fr]  

The UAE Federal National Council (FNC), the consultative council and UAE parliamentary body, in cooperation with the Emirates Red Crescent, organized a field visit for a delegation of members from the European Parliament (MEPs) of the "EU-UAE Parliamentary Friendship Group" to the UAE-Jordanian...

Al Zahia to Commence Al Narjis Neighbourhood Handover by Mid-2018 Sharjah, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, November 1st 2017 [ar]

Sharjah Holding PJSC, a strategic partnership between Majid Al Futtaim - Properties and Sharjah Asset Management Holding, today announced that its Al Narjis neighbourhood homes handover in Al Zahia, Sharjah's premier mixed-use community, will commence by mid-2018. With the handover plans, Al...

Velodyne LiDAR Partners with YellowScan for Integrated LiDAR for UAVs SAN JOSE, Calif. -Wednesday, November 1st 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Velodyne LiDAR Inc., the world leader in 3D vision systems for autonomous vehicles, today announced that it is partnering with YellowScan to integrate its VLP-16 Puck and VLP-16 Puck LITE LiDAR sensors into YellowScan’s Surveyor for a turn-key and reliable LiDAR system for...

Celebrate the countdown to Sensation Dubai at Club Vista Mare this November Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, November 1st 2017 [ar]  

The World’s Leading Dance Event Sensation Dubai gives festival-goers an extended party time at Club Vista Mare, Palm Jumeirah. This premium beach front property will offer several deals & discounts at participating restaurants from 2nd to 9th November and also host the exclusive...

China Yiwu International Commodities Fair Concludes With RMB 17.8 Billion Deals Reached in 5 Days YIWU, China -Wednesday, November 1st 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)--The 23rd China Yiwu International Commodities Fair (Yiwu Fair) closed on October 25, 2017. The five-day event attracted 180,993 visits from visitors and buyers. A total of 56,869 professional buyers were gathered, including 9,013 overseas buyers, increasing 25.1% year-on-year....

Exhibitors, Visitors, and Participants Commend Diversity of 19th WETEX and 2nd Dubai Solar Show Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, October 31st 2017 [ar] [fr]  

The Water, Energy, Technology, and Environment Exhibition (WETEX) has become an annual event that is much awaited by international organisations and companies specialising in energy, water, and environment, to show their technologies and products and identify investment opportunities in these...

Oil and Gas Industry Leaders Invest in Solidia Technologies’ Sustainable Cement and Concrete Innovations PISCATAWAY, N.J. -Tuesday, October 31st 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Solidia Technologies® announced today that OGCI Climate Investments has made in an investment in the company to support the adoption of Solidia’s patented cement and concrete technology using CO2. The Oil and Gas Climate Initiative (OGCI) is a CEO-led initiative of ten oil...

Rimini Street Named IT Company of the Year LAS VEGAS -Tuesday, October 31st 2017 [ar]  

(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 won seven Golden Bridge Awards for 2017, including gold awards for...

GRAMINEX L.L.C. expands its partnership with IDIPharma after clinical study publication. SAGINAW, Mich. -Tuesday, October 31st 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Graminex® LLC, producer of Non-Solvent Graminex® Flower Pollen Extracts™, is pleased to announce the expansion of its partnership with IDIPharma. After completion and publication of clinical studies supporting the use of Graminex® Flower Pollen Extract™ for Prostate Pain...

Yardi Showcases Award-Winning Retail Management Solutions at RECon MENA 2017 DUBAI, United Arab Emirates. -Tuesday, October 31st 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)--For the fourth year in a row, Yardi is proud to support the Middle East Council of Shopping Centres (MECSC) and the International Council of Shopping Centres (ICSC) at RECon Middle East & North Africa (MENA) 2017. The Yardi® Commercial Suite, which recently earned...

SES Networks and CETel Provide End-to-end Connectivity for Telco in Africa COLOGNE, Germany & LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, October 31st 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)--A major European telecom operator will bring connectivity to new areas across North and West Africa and enable contingency services during fibre outages using a satellite-based solution. The network is implemented by CETel, a German provider of global end-to-end communications...

Boehringer Ingelheim expands collaboration with Sarah Cannon Research Institute to investigate novel immuno-oncology... INGELHEIM, Germany & NASHVILLE, Tenn. -Tuesday, October 31st 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Boehringer Ingelheim and Sarah Cannon Research Institute today announced an expansion of their strategic partnership to bring innovative treatments to cancer patients by developing novel immuno-oncology therapies. The new effort combines Boehringer Ingelheim’s oncology...

Garmin® acquires Navionics® SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland -Tuesday, October 31st 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Garmin Ltd. (NASDAQ: GRMN) today announced that it has acquired Navionics S.p.A., a privately-held worldwide provider of electronic navigational charts and mobile applications for the marine industry. “Navionics has long been known as a leading supplier of highly accurate...

Continuous Glucose Monitoring Device Dexcom G5 Mobile Now Available in Oman through Julphar Muscat, Sultanate of Oman -Tuesday, October 31st 2017 [ar]  

In line with its commitment to improve the quality of life for people with diabetes and as part of its continuous role in Diabetes care, Julphar announced that its revolutionary real-time continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) system, Dexcom D5 Mobile is now available for all diabetes patients of...

The Maritime Standard Awards name GAC Ship Agency of the Year 2017 Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Tuesday, October 31st 2017 [ar]  

The GAC Group has won the Ship Agency of the Year title at The Maritime Standard Awards 2017. It is the second consecutive year the company has received this prestigious accolade. GAC’s award recognises it as the agency that has made the greatest contribution to the shipping industry in the...

Tailgating on UAE’s roads explained (research) Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, October 31st 2017 [ar]  

RoadSafetyUAE and QIC Insured release the findings of their most recent YouGov research study, shedding light on tailgating, being one of the most dangerous behaviours behind the wheel and always among the top 5 killers on UAE’s road, according to official data sources. Tailgating is one of...

RTA CEO Attends the Opening of Belhasa Driving Center & Wasel Vehicles Testing Center in Nadd Al Hamar Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, October 31st 2017 [ar]  

Mr. Ahmed Hashem Bahrozyan, the Chief Executive Officer of Roads & Transport Authority Licensing Agency (RTA), and Mr. Saif Ahmed Belhasa, Chairman of Saif Belhasa Holding attended recently the opening of Belhasa Driving Center in Nadd Al Hamar. The opening ceremony was also attended by the...