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Saif bin Zayed Offers condolences to the Family of the Child Saeed Khalfan Al Nuaimi ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Saturday 5 November 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, offered his condolences to the father and family of the child Saeed Khalfan Al Nuaimi. The child fell to his death from the roof of his family’s villa in Um Ghafa area in Al Ain, while trying to...

Tryon International Equestrian Center Selected to Host FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2018 -Friday 4 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Mark Bellissimo, managing Partner of Tryon Equestrian Partners (TEP), announced today that the Tryon International Equestrian Center (TIEC) in Mill Spring, Polk County, North Carolina has been selected as the host venue for the FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2018 (FEI WEG). The...

SpaceResources.lu: the Luxembourg Government Becomes a Key Shareholder of Planetary Resources, Inc., the U.S.-Based... -Friday 4 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Luxembourg Government, the public-law banking institution “Société Nationale de Crédit et d’Investissement” (SNCI) and U.S.-based space technology company Planetary Resources have signed a 25 million euro investment and cooperation agreement within the framework of...

 Medtronic Signs the “Open Data Pledge” to Share Data to Improve Patient Safety  -Thursday 3 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Patient Safety Movement Foundation (PSMF) today announced that Medtronic, a leading global healthcare solutions company, has joined a growing list of healthcare technology companies that have signed the Patient Safety Movement’s public pledge to share their data to...

Police Sports Association Self-Defense Championship Concludes -Thursday 3 November 2016  

The Seventh Self-Defense Championship organized by the Police Sports Association under the patronage of Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, concluded its activities yesterday. Participants from police headquarters, academies, schools...

UAE National Flag hoisted at the Ministry of Interior  -Thursday 3 November 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior hoisted the national flag in the yard of the Ministry of Interior, as the Police Music Band played the UAE flag music and the national anthem.   The grand event was attended by the various...

 Reinvented KYC Infrastructure for Fund Distribution to Cut Costs by up to 70%  -Thursday 3 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- KYC, a process of verifying the identity of investors, is mandatory in the financial sector and costs an estimated EUR 180 million annually only for the Luxembourg fund industry1. However, if the process was pooled, instead of the current client-by-client replication, the...

 TRUSTECH (Incorporating Cartes), the Largest Event Dedicated to Trust-Based Technologies is Presenting Its... -Thursday 3 November 2016  

FinTechStage Exclusive Keynotes: Chris Skinner, The Financial Services Club and David Birch, Director of Innovation, Consult Hyperion (BUSINESS WIRE)-- For its 2016 edition, the world leading event dedicated to secure payment, identification and connectivity will include a high-level...

New Regional Structure Set to Drive AGCO Expansion in Africa  -Thursday 3 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AGCO, Your Agriculture Company (NYSE:AGCO), a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment and solutions, has announced a realignment of its regional structure which will see an increase in its on-the-ground presence in Africa and a further expansion of the...

Police Sports Association Self-Defense Championship Kicks Off in Sharjah -Wednesday 2 November 2016  

Under the patronage of Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, the Seventh Self-Defense Championship kicked off at the Sharjah Sports Club. The championship is organized by the Police Sports Association at the ministry of Interior for...

Hamad Al Khalifa Inspects UAE Police Forces Participating in the Exercise -Wednesday 2 November 2016  

Brigadier Sheikh Hamad bin Mohammed Al Khalifa, Public Security Assistant Chief for Operations and Training in Bahrain and Head of the "Arabian Gulf Security 1” Exercise's preparation and planning committee inspected the Emirati forces taking part in the exercise. Al Khalifa visited the...

Saif bin Zayed Attends Workshop about Standard Policies on Juvenile Delinquency in UAE -Wednesday 2 November 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, attended part of the specialized workshop that discussed initiatives to develop and draft general policies related to juveniles in the UAE. 16 local and federal government bodies participated in...

Takeda: CSR Programs Focusing on Maternal and Child Health -Wednesday 2 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502) today announced that the company will implement three CSR programs focusing on solutions to maternal and child healthcare problems in Africa and Asia. These programs are implemented to addressing critical issues in maternal...

Takeda Donates 1 Billion Yen as an Exclusive Partner to the United Nations Foundation for "Global Measles... -Wednesday 2 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TOKYO:4502) today announced that Takeda will exclusively support “Global Measles Vaccination for Children” by the United Nations Foundation’s Shot@Life campaign. The initiative aims to provide measles vaccination to at least 5.4...

SES Partners with IOM for Creation of Digital Emergency Manual -Wednesday 2 November 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that it has been selected by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) to create a digital emergency manual, in a project funded by the Luxembourg Government. IOM, which carries out humanitarian operations...

MoU to Enhance Security Cooperation with the Republic of Vietnam -Wednesday 2 November 2016  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with To Lam, Minister of Public Security of Vietnam at the Ministry’s headquarters. The MoU is inked between the UAE Ministry of Interior and the Ministry...

WOP & IPM Return to Dubai with a Bigger Venue and Two New Country Pavillions -Wednesday 2 November 2016  

The region’s two most important events in the plant and fresh produce industries are returning to Dubai from 13 - 15 November 2016 at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Cooperating with Dubai Municipality, the 8th edition of the annual International Perishables Expo Middle East (WOP Dubai) promises...

Message from ‘Mister Le Mans’ to UAE Motorists: ‘Be Aware of Distracted Driving’! -Wednesday 2 November 2016  

Tom Kristensen, known globally as 'Mr. Le Mans' for winning the most prestigious 24hrs endurance car race in the world for a record breaking 9 times, has the following message for UAE motorists: "In endurance car racing, paying full attention is critical!  Being distracted for only A FRACTION...

‘Knowledge Library’ Inaugurated at the MoI’s Legal Council  -Wednesday 2 November 2016  

Brigadier General Dr. Rashid Sultan Al Khodr, Vice Chairman of the Legal Council, at the Office of H.H Deputy Prime Minister & Minister of Interior, inaugurated on Tuesday the ‘Knowledge Library’, which was established by the Legal Council for the benefit of its staff members. The...

MoI Council Calls for Reinforcing Legal Culture -Tuesday 1 November 2016  

During the Ministry of Interior’s Council held under the theme “Knowledge of Law” and hosted by Bakhit Suwaidan Al Nuaimi at his residence in Al Ain, participants called for disseminating and reinforcing legal culture amongst the different society segments. They also emphasized the need to...