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SES Delivers Innovative Connectivity to Improve and Save Lives LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday 20 December 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) offers innovative solutions to meet global development goals. Internet access is the key to tackling global challenges related to health and education as well as civic and economic empowerment. SES is providing the solution with a...

Hitachi Zosen to Acquire Osmoflo Holdings -Monday 19 December 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hitachi Zosen Corporation (TOKYO:7004) has announced that it entered into a share sale and purchase agreement to acquire the majority of shares in Osmoflo Holdings Pty Ltd, a leading engineering company for desalination and industrial water treatment utilizing membrane...

SES Supports Luxembourg at Expo 2020 in Dubai -Monday 19 December 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that it will support Luxembourg’s presence at Expo 2020 in Dubai. The world exhibition with the overall theme “Connecting Minds, Creating the Future” will take place between October 2020 and April 2021 in the...

Al Sha’far attends eighth  group wedding of 79 MoI staff members -Monday 19 December 2016  

Under the auspices of Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, Lt. General Saif Abdullah Al Sha’far, Undersecretary at the Ministry of Interior attended the eighth group wedding organized by the Public Relations’ Department at the...

Travelxp 4K Joins SES Ultra HD Line-up in North America -Monday 19 December 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) today announced that Travelxp 4K, an international travel channel, will make its Ultra HD debut next month on SES’s growing Ultra HD distribution platform serving cable operators and multichannel television platforms throughout...

"Aqdar" Students Camp kicks off in Abu Dhabi with the participation of 1000 students -Saturday 17 December 2016  

Under the directives of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, the activities of the 4th Adventures Students Camp (Aqdar) kicked off today (Saturday), and will continue until the 29th of December, with the...

Al Sha’far Meets with the Secretary General of the Arab Interior Ministers Council -Saturday 17 December 2016  

Lt. General Saif Abdullah Al Sha’far, Undersecretary at the Ministry of Interior received recently at his office H.E Dr. Mohammed bin Ali Koman, Secretary General of the Arab Interior Ministers Council. During the meeting, both sides discussed a number of topics related to the upcoming...

IQ Testing Course Organized for 25 professionals in the UAE -Saturday 17 December 2016  

The Creativity and Leadership Development Center at the Ministry of Interior in coordination with the Juveniles Awareness and Care Association will organize tomorrow (Sunday), a training course titled ‘Implementation, Correction and Analysis of Psychological Tests: Stanford IQ Tests.’ The...

SES and CANAL+ in Long-Term Capacity Agreement -Saturday 17 December 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) and CANAL+ Group have confirmed today the signature of a long-term, multi-year, multi-transponder framework agreement for SES satellite capacity in both France and Africa. The contract conditions are beneficial to both parties, and...

CHMP adopts a positive opinion acknowledging that Jardiance® reduces the risk of CV death -Friday 16 December 2016  

In the EMPA-REG OUTCOME® trial Jardiance® reduced the risk of cardiovascular (CV) death by 38 percent vs placebo in patients with type 2 diabetes (T2D) and established CV disease when added to standard of care The Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) recommends to...

Two MoI scholarship students look into ’illegal immigration’ and ‘protection of cultural... -Friday 16 December 2016  

During his recent visit to the French Republic, Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior was briefed on the PhD thesis prepared by two MoI scholarship students that were highly praised by supervisors and obtained the highest academic grades...

Graduation of 34 Officers in three Specialized Courses at the Officers’ Training Institute -Friday 16 December 2016  

The Ministry of Interior celebrated the graduation of 34 officers from different public police headquarters and departments after completing three specialized courses, notably the "Role of the Commander at Operational Bronze level in Internal Security Operations, crises and disasters"; the...

UAE University delegation Reviews Customer Happiness Experience at MoI -Friday 16 December 2016  

A delegation from the UAE University was briefed about the customer happiness experience at the Ministry of Interior, as well as the ministry’s developmental efforts to provide as many as 646 services to customers at its state-level affiliated police sectors.   Colonel Nasser Khadem Al...

Abu Dhabi’s Promoting Peace in Muslim Societies  Forum Sets Theme for Third Edition -Thursday 15 December 2016  

Organisers have announced that this year’s two-day conference will be centralised around the notion of nation state and its relationship with Islam’s ontological principles that aim to sustain peace. The third annual Promoting Peace in Muslim Societies forum, which will be held in Abu...

Brainlab ExacTrac Integrates Varian’s PerfectPitch to Enable Highly Accurate Radiosurgery Treatments With Advanced... -Thursday 15 December 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Brainlab released ExacTrac® 6.2, a new version of its successful room-based patient positioning system providing full interoperability with the PerfectPitch™ six-degrees of freedom couch from Varian Medical Systems. This full integration enables customers who have a Varian...

SES to Carry Eight TV Channels for Ukrainian 1+1 Media Group -Thursday 15 December 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that it has signed a capacity deal with 1+1 Media Group, one of the largest media holdings in Ukraine. The long-term agreement is for the lease of one transponder on the ASTRA 4A satellite positioned at 5 degrees...

Hilton Celebrates Its Annual Global Month of Service -Wednesday 14 December 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hilton (NYSE:HLT) today announced that through its Global Month of Service program, Team Members from 93 countries had contributed more than 291,000 volunteer hours to 4,166 community projects around the world. As part of Hilton’s Travel with Purpose corporate...

Grundfos to Embark on a Drive for Waste Management and Recycling Its Pumps -Wednesday 14 December 2016  

In line with its commitments towards sustainability, the award-winning world leader in advanced pump solutions, Grundfos, will embark on a drive for waste management and recycling its pumps. The drive aims to transform waste into reusable energy and high quality recyclable materials, and is...

Rockwell Automation Names Rebecca House General Counsel & Secretary -Wednesday 14 December 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rockwell Automation Inc. (NYSE: ROK) has named Rebecca (Becky) W. House senior vice president, general counsel and secretary, effective Jan. 3, 2017. She will report to Blake D. Moret, president and chief executive officer. House succeeds Douglas M. Hagerman, who is retiring...

Rimini Street Announces Continued Strong Momentum in Japan With 155% Increase in Oracle and SAP Clients -Wednesday 14 December 2016  

Company appoints new regional head of Client Engagement and Service Delivery; Now servicing more than 85 organizations with operations in Japan (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc., the leading global independent provider of enterprise software support services for SAP SE’s...