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Two New Civil Defense Centers Now Operational in the Al Rifaa and Al Gheel Areas of RAK ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Sunday 24 July 2016  

The Civil Defense Department of Ras Al Khaimah (RAK) announced that two new centers in the Al Rifaa and Al Gheel areas have now become operational, increasing the number of active Civil Defense Centers in the emirate to a total of six.   Brigadier Mohammed Abdullah Al Zaabi, Director of...

As part of the “Summer without Accidents” Campaign, The Ministry of Interior has called upon travelers to GCC... -Saturday 23 July 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has called upon citizens and people traveling to the GCC countries by road using their own vehicles, and particularly those driving to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, to abide by the traffic laws in force, in order to avoid being held legally accountable and subject...

‘Naturalization and Residency’ to Discuss Participation in Governmental Excellence Awards and Institutional... -Friday 22 July 2016  

Major General Khalifa Hareb Al Khaiaili, Acting Assistant Undersecretary of the Ministry of Interior for Naturalization, Residency and Ports Affairs, emphasized the importance of the Sector’s participation in the Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Award, as well as the Minister of Interior Excellence...

Guillaume Jesel Promoted to Global Brand President, TOM FORD BEAUTY -Friday 22 July 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Guillaume Jesel has been promoted to Global Brand President, TOM FORD BEAUTY effective July 1, 2016. Mr. Jesel will continue to report to John Demsey, Executive Group President, The Estée Lauder Companies and serve as a member of the Company’s Executive Leadership...

SES Enhances Quality of Healthcare in the Philippines Through SATMED E-Health Platform -Friday 22 July 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The world-leading satellite operator SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), the Luxembourg Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs, and non-governmental organisation (NGO) German Doctors announced today the launch of satellite-based e-health platform SATMED in the...

Visa Adds Refugee Olympic Athletes to Complete Team Visa Rio 2016 Roster -Thursday 21 July 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visa Inc. (NYSE:V) announced today the full Team Visa roster for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. With 60 athletes, it is the most expansive group of Olympic and Paralympic athletes that Visa has supported to date. Team Visa has grown by 62 percent since the last Olympic...

‘Community Police Coordinating Committee’ Reviews the Results and Indicators of its Experience -Thursday 21 July 2016  

The Coordinating Committee of the Federal Department of Community Police reviewed the results and indicators of its experience, as it addressed the most important community-based and security events. During a meeting held at Fujairah Police General Headquarters, the Committee discussed a...

SES Connects Multi-Country Music Festival “Tomorrowland 2016 UNITE” via Satellites -Thursday 21 July 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), the world leading satellite operator, and Tomorrowland, the largest electronic dance music festival in the world, today announced their collaboration to broadcast the main festival in Belgium live to seven countries in high...

The European Stroke Organisation and Boehringer Ingelheim launch the “Angels Initiative”, a unique healthcare... -Wednesday 20 July 2016  

The Angels Initiative aims to build a community of at least 1,500 stroke centres and stroke ready hospitals across Europe over the next three years to improve acute stroke care Improvements in stroke care could save thousands of lives and prevent disability in hundred thousands of people...

Seattle Genetics and Takeda Announce Publication of Final Data from ADCETRIS® (Brentuximab Vedotin) Monotherapy Pivotal... -Wednesday 20 July 2016  

-Patients Who Achieved a Complete Remission Had Estimated Five-Year Overall Survival of 64 Percent and Five-Year Progression-Free Survival of 52 Percent- (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Seattle Genetics, Inc. (NASDAQ:SGEN) and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502) today announced...

MoI Encourages Customer Service Excellence Diploma’s Trainees to Pursue Knowledge -Wednesday 20 July 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) encouraged the third batch of participants on the Customer Service Excellence Diploma to increase their efficiency by enhancing the speed of transactions for the public and exceed their expectations, in line with the Government’s visions in this...

GSMA Calls for 4G Spectrum Roadmap in Egypt -Tuesday 19 July 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA calls for the Egyptian authorities and the country’s mobile industry to work closely together to set a roadmap for the successful introduction of 4G services. Egypt is planning to move forward on licensing spectrum to support 4G in the coming weeks, although it is...

SES Government Solutions Secures Contract for Thule Tracking Station DS3 Service -Tuesday 19 July 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES Government Solutions (SES GS) has been awarded the Thule Tracking Station Digital Signal 3 (DS3) Service Contract to continue to provide the U.S. Government with critical communications capabilities. The service supports a global network that enables national-level...

ADP Civil Defense Installs Traffic Signal Control Technology to Provides Priority Crossing for Emergency Vehicles -Tuesday 19 July 2016  

The Abu Dhabi Civil Defense General Directorate has installed traffic signal control technology that now grants Civil Defense vehicles priority over traffic and pedestrians, without disrupting their flow. This has been implemented in coordination with the Department of Municipal Affairs and...

MoI Enhances the Competencies of 21 Candidates in the Excellence System -Monday 18 July 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has enhanced the competencies of 21 candidates from various headquarters and departments using ‘The Fourth Generation of the Excellence System.’ This occurred during a session specifically organized for this purpose at the Electronics and Telecommunications...

Civil Defense GHQ Discussed Performance Levels -Monday 18 July 2016  

The Committee from the General Headquarters of Civil Defense discussed the fire incidents figures for the first quarter of this year, as well as the level of achievements at the new Civil Defense Academy building. Headed by Major General Jassem Muhammad Al Marzouqui, Civil Defense General...

MoI Warns Against Posting Photos and Clips of Accidents on Social Networks -Monday 18 July 2016  

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) warned against posting photographs or videos of various kinds of accidents on social networking sites. This is out of respect for human dignity, and to safeguard the feelings of the family of deceased and injured people. The Ministry stressed that this is highly...

MoI Celebrates International Prisoners’ Justice Day -Monday 18 July 2016  

Under the patronage of Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) marked International Prisoners’ Justice Day on Monday. The ceremony was organized by the General Directorate of Punitive and Correctional...

Samsung Bioepis' Marketing Authorization Application for SB5 Adalimumab Biosimilar Candidate Accepted for Review by... -Monday 18 July 2016  

If approved, SB5, a biosimilar candidate referencing Humira® (adalimumab), will be Samsung Bioepis’ third anti-TNF-α biosimilar in Europe The Marketing Authorization Application for SB5 was based on a 52-week Phase III study which showed SB5’s comparable efficacy and safety to...

ITWORX Education Named Microsoft Partner of the Year Award Finalist at the WPC -Sunday 17 July 2016  

In recognition of its outstanding solutions and services in the public sector, ITWORX Education has been named as Microsoft Partner of the Year award finalist, at the 2016 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC), in Toronto, Canada. Having achieved excellence in the ‘Public Sector:...