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ADP Residency and Foreigners Affairs Honors Distinguished Members and Institutional Representatives ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Thursday 4 August 2016  

The Directorate General of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Abu Dhabi hosted a ceremony to honor a number of distinguished officers, non-commissioned officers, constables, female staff members, and civilians, partners that were awarded appreciation decorations and medals, as well as partners....

Ministry of Interior Warns of Poor Visibility on the Roads Due to Dust -Thursday 4 August 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) warned of poor visibility due to dust and dirt, especially on desert roads that do not have natural windbreaks. This has led to the accumulation of sand, which is harder to avoid if the vehicle is being driven too fast. The MoI advised drivers to drive their...

MoI and Ministry of Education Discuss Strengthening Cooperation -Thursday 4 August 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) and the Ministry of Education discussed methods of strengthening joint cooperation and coordination between them, as well as several topics of common concern to both Ministries. Yesterday evening (Wednesday), Brigadier Fares Khalifa Al Farsi, Director General of...

Air Wing Officers Awarded New Ranks -Thursday 4 August 2016  

Colonel Pilot Salem Khalifa Salem Al Suwaidi, Deputy Director of the Air Wing Department of the Ministry of Interior, adorned 10 officers with new ranks in a ceremony held at the Air Wing Section headquarters in Sharjah.   Colonel Al Suwaidi extended his congratulations to the officers...

General Cable Reports Second Quarter 2016 Results -Thursday 4 August 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC) reported today results for the second quarter ended July 1, 2016. For the quarter, reported diluted earnings per share from continuing operations was $0.68 and reported operating income from continuing operations was $58 million. The...

MoI Graduates 23 Members in a Specialized Motivation Course -Wednesday 3 August 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) recently celebrated the graduation of 23 staff members from its various headquarters and departments, after they completed the specialized course, ‘Motivation and its Impact on Changing Staff Habits.’ The course was organized by the Electronics and...

Calvin Klein, Inc. Announces the Appointment of Raf Simons as Chief Creative Officer of the Brand -Wednesday 3 August 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Calvin Klein, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of PVH Corp. (NYSE:PVH), today announced the appointment of Raf Simons as Chief Creative Officer of the brand, effective immediately. Mr. Simons will lead the creative strategy of the Calvin Klein brand globally across...

Acelity L.P. Inc. Reports Second Quarter and First Half Financial Results for 2016 -Wednesday 3 August 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Acelity L.P. Inc.: Second Quarter Financial Highlights Revenue for the second quarter of 2016 of $472.4 million, grew 2.3% as reported on a GAAP basis and 2.8% on a constant currency basis, from the prior-year period Revenue from Advanced Wound Therapeutics ("AWT")...

Mark Bellissimo and Tryon Equestrian Partners Announce Pursuit of 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games at Tryon International... -Wednesday 3 August 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mark Bellissimo, managing partner of Tryon Equestrian Partners (TEP), confirmed today that the Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC) in Mill Spring, N.C. is working with United States Equestrian Federation (USEF) to ensure that the 2018 FEI World Equestrian Games (WEG)...

SII Semiconductor Corporation to Release Automotive 3-wire (Microwire) EEPROM with Ultra-Small Package -Wednesday 3 August 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SII Semiconductor Corporation, an affiliate of Seiko Instruments Inc., released the S-93CxxCD0H Series (105˚C) and the S-93AxxBD0A Series (125˚C), new automotive 3-wire (Microwire) serial EEPROM products available in the ultra-small HSNT-8 package (2030) (2.0×3.0×t0.5 mm)....

Ajman Free Zone kick-Starts its Latest Product ‘Business Centre’ -Wednesday 3 August 2016  

Ajman Free Zone launches its newest product ‘The Business Centre’, a kick-starter pack for those looking to open up companies within the country. The plan aims to contribute towards aiding entrepreneurs in establishing their companies and increase the rate at which companies start up in the...

Official Statement from Sharjah Airport Authority -Wednesday 3 August 2016  

In an official statement regarding an incident at Dubai International Airport earlier today, HE Ali Salim Al Midfa, Chairman of the Sharjah Airport Authority, confirmed: “A number of Emirates Airline flights were diverted to Sharjah International Airport and the airport is well prepared and...

Quintiles and DaVita Clinical Research Announce Strategic Alliance -Tuesday 2 August 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Quintiles, the world’s largest provider of product development and integrated healthcare services, and DaVita Clinical Research, a wholly-owned subsidiary of DaVita HealthCare Partners Inc., a leader in kidney care, today announced a global strategic alliance. The alliance...

Ice Age: Collision Course set for Middle-East release in English and Arabic -Tuesday 2 August 2016  

14 years after the first Ice Age hit theaters, ICE AGE: COLLISION COURSE is set to land in Middle-Eastern theaters in both Arabic and English this Thursday, courtesy of Empire International Gulf, the exclusive distributor of 20th Century Fox in the region. Audiences everywhere love the Ice...

Takeda and Seattle Genetics AnnTakeda and Seattle Genetics Announce Positive Data from Phase 3 ALCANZA Clinical Trial of... -Tuesday 2 August 2016  

-Abstract to be Submitted to ASH for Presentation at the 2016 Annual Meeting- (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502) and Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGEN) today announced that the Phase 3 ALCANZA clinical trial evaluating ADCETRIS (brentuximab vedotin) in...

SES Completes Acquisition of 100% of O3b Networks -Monday 1 August 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announces the completion of the acquisition of the remaining shares in O3b Networks. Consequently, SES now owns 100% of O3b and will fully consolidate the company in SES’s financial accounts from this date forward. About...

Watermark makes its mark at the Summit International Awards 2016 -Monday 1 August 2016  

The jury of the Summit Creative Award 2016 have spoken. Dubai-based Advertising and Integrated Marketing Boutique Agency Watermark walks away with three Silvers and one bronze Summit Creative Awards for their innovative creatives. The leading agency won the silver award in the Sales/Press Kit...

YKK Branded Contents Spread the Idea "Little Parts. Big Difference" Around the World. "FASTENING DAYS 2" To Be Released... -Monday 1 August 2016  

Directed once again by Hiroyasu Ishida. Perfume returns for the theme song. -To be released on Monday, August 1 on the official website and YouTube in 8 languages- (BUSINESS WIRE)-- YKK Corporation (Head office: 1 Kanda-Izumicho, Chiyoda, Tokyo) has produced a short animated feature...

BenQ’s RP750 Flat Panels Create Interactive, Collaborative Experience -Monday 1 August 2016  

BenQ, the internationally recognized leader in Interactive Flat Panels (IFP) for schools and offices, is upgrading its successful RP Series. The new RP Series allows ideas to be captured and shared on the fly in real time. True collaboration is now possible through BenQ’s unique hardware and...

Saif bin Zayed Orders the Set Up of a Committee to Develop the Mechanics of Licensing Traffic Accident Experts in the... -Saturday 30 July 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, ordered the setting up of a committee to establish the mechanics of licensing traffic accidents experts in the UAE.   His Highness urged the Federal Traffic Council to double their efforts to...