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Yokogawa Receives EPMS and SCADA Order for Major Multi-product Fuel Pipeline Project in the UK TOKYO -Thursday 19 January 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Yokogawa Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6841) announces that its subsidiary, Yokogawa United Kingdom Ltd., has received an order from the British Pipeline Agency Limited (BPA), the UK’s leading provider of engineering and operational services to the oil and gas pipeline sector,...

SES: MX1 Guarantees the Continuity of Sky's Broadcasting Operations -Thursday 19 January 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that Sky Deutschland has signed a multi-year contract extension for back-up services with MX1, a wholly-owned subsidiary of SES. The contract ensures that, in case of any technical issues with Sky Deutschland’s...

Shaikhani Group Won at The IAIR Awards in Dubai as Company of the Year for Leadership in the Real Estate Development... -Thursday 19 January 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dubai is an oasis of pure innovation, led by the authentic revolutionary vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice-President and Prime Minister of the UAE, Dubai aims to become the most innovative city by 2021. In embracement of Dubai’s goals and...

Nuvias MEA Partners with Leading Email Security & Archiving Vendor Mimecast to Meet Cloud Security Demands in the... -Wednesday 18 January 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nuvias MEA, part of the pan-EMEA, high value distribution business The Nuvias Group, will distribute solutions from Mimecast, a leading email and data security company, in the Middle East to support its growth plans across the region. This partnership is in response to the...

P&G and its Always Brand Announce Commitment to Changing the World of Refugee Girls -Wednesday 18 January 2017      

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Procter & Gamble and global feminine care leader, Always, announce a new commitment to address the challenges girls and young women are facing due to the effects of the Syrian refugee crisis. In partnership with UNESCO and Save the Children, they will help rebuild the...

Bioventus Selects MEDSERVICE to Distribute DUROLANE® in Russia -Wednesday 18 January 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bioventus, a leader in orthobiologic solutions, announced it has selected MEDSERVICE to distribute DUROLANE® in Russia. DUROLANE is a single-injection joint-fluid based on a natural, safe and proven technology process called NASHA® which yields stabilized hyaluronic acid...

Finnish Scientist among Recipients of UAE Rain Enhancement Program’s 5 Million Dollar Grant -Tuesday 17 January 2017  

Professor Hannele Korhonen, from Finland, was awarded a grant this afternoon at the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) 2017 for a research project on the role of aerosols in efficient precipitation enhancement. Professor Korhonen is a Research Professor at the Finnish Meteorological...

British Scientist among Recipients of UAE Rain Enhancement Program’s 5 Million Dollar Grant -Tuesday 17 January 2017  

Professor Giles Harrison, from the University of Reading in the UK, was awarded a grant at the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week 2017 for a research on the electrical properties of clouds and on rainfall modeling. Professor Harrison’s previous experimental work includes making some of the first...

US Scientist among Recipients of UAE Rain Enhancement Program’s 5 Million Dollar Grant -Tuesday 17 January 2017  

Dr Paul Lawson, from the USA, was awarded a grant this afternoon at the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW) 2017 for a research project that will investigate new approaches to rain enhancement that leverages ice production processes in cumulus clouds. Dr Lawson founded SPEC Incorporated in...

Research Groups from USA, Finland and UK Announced as Recipients of UAE Rain Enhancement Program’s 5 Million... -Tuesday 17 January 2017  

Three research groups from USA, Finland, and UK were selected as awardees of the 5 million US dollar grant awarded for the Second Cycle of the UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science. His Excellency Ahmed Juma Al Zaabi, Deputy Minister of Presidential Affairs in the United Arab...

AURAK Promotes Women’s Opportunities in STEM Education with AGYA Workshop -Tuesday 17 January 2017  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) in association with the Arab-German Young Academy of Sciences and Humanities (AGYA), has today launched the ‘Women in STEM Education and Career Pathways’ conference. The international conference specifically focuses on boosting...

Expo 2020 Dubai Rolls Out Detailed Planning for Sustainability -Tuesday 17 January 2017  

Expo 2020 Dubai today revealed full details of its sustainability strategy – a key pillar in the planning of the first World Expo to be held in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia – at the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW). Sustainability will be among the main focuses of the World...

SES: MX1 Wins Contract Extension with Leading Content Distribution Company Beta Film -Tuesday 17 January 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that Beta Film Ltd., one of the leading international operating distributers of television, home video and new media content, has extended its existing service contract with MX1, a wholly-owned subsidiary of...

Hawk-i Service by Managed FZ-LLC Publically Launched - Monitoring Social Media & Cyberspace & Guarding Online... -Tuesday 17 January 2017  

Managed FZ LLC, a leading provider of Cybersecurity and Managed Security Products and Services, and innovators in the industry of Brand Risk Monitoring, announced today the launch of its new VIP reputation threat monitoring service, Hawk-i. This pioneering service, now generally available, has...

Zayed Future Energy Prize Announces Winners of 2017 Awards -Monday 16 January 2017  

His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, presented the Zayed Future Energy Prize to nine winners during the 2017 awards ceremony in Abu Dhabi today. Nine pioneers in renewable energy and sustainability...

Distinguished CSR Contribution Award for Panacea Medical & Wellness Centre -Monday 16 January 2017  

Panacea Medical & Wellness Centre, a multi-specialty primary health care facility in Dubai, has received the Health Award for distinguished CSR contribution at the Annual Health Awards, jointly hosted by the Department of Economic Development (DED), Dubai and the HEALTH magazine, today. The...

Grundfos joins forces with Renowned Danish Companies at the World Future Energy Summit 2017 in Abu Dhabi -Monday 16 January 2017  

Grundfos, the award-winning world leader in advanced pump solutions, is partaking along with a number of renowned Danish companies, in the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) to be held during 16–19 January 2017, in Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, UAE. Some of the companies...

Expo 2020 Dubai Launches Expo Live: an Innovation and Partnership Programme for Social Good -Sunday 15 January 2017  

Expo 2020 Dubai today delivered the first public roll-out of its USD 100 million Expo Live programme to help fund, accelerate and promote creative projects that will improve lives while preserving our planet. Organisers stressed that they have no prior expectations of where successful...

The First Group’s the One at Jumeirah Village Circle Wins Prestigious Architectural Award  -Sunday 15 January 2017  

The One at Jumeirah Village Circle (JVC), one of the latest hotel developments from leading Dubai-based property firm The First Group, has been named Leisure and Hospitality Project of the Year at the prestigious Middle East Architect Awards. The 40-storey tower in Dubai’s JVC precinct is...

QNB Group: Financial Results for the Year Ended 31 December 2016 -Sunday 15 January 2017  

QNB Group, the largest financial institution in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region, announced its results for the year ended 31 December 2016. For the twelve months ended 31 December 2016, Net Profit reached QAR12.4 billion (USD 3.4 billion), up by 10% from last year. Total assets...