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Panasonic Provides the "Power Supply Station"; a Stand-Alone Photovoltaic Power Package to Off-Grid Areas in... OSAKA, Japan -Friday 23 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation provided the Power Supply Station; a stand-alone photovoltaic power package, to the village of Yin Ma Chaung, a Magway Region of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar. The Power Supply Station is installed as part of a CSR effort by the Sustainable...

RF IDeas Announces In-Region Distribution Partnership with BridgeSol -Friday 23 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- RF IDeas, Inc., the leading innovator and manufacturer of in-building identification and access control readers, today announced a partnership with BridgeSol, one of the leading Enterprise Content Management (ECM) value added distributors, to provide in-region distribution...

UAE Celebrates KSA’s 86th National Day -Thursday 22 September 2016  

The United Arab Emirates celebrated Saudi Arabia’s 86th National Day on Thursday, in a gesture that embodies the close relations and distinguished historic bonds between the people and leaderships of the two brotherly countries.   Emiratis expressed the love and pride on such a special...

SES Unveils Tactical Surveillance and Communications Solution to Help Address Global Security Threats -Thursday 22 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) today introduced a fully integrated portable surveillance and communications solution designed to provide enhanced situational awareness for border security, special event monitoring and disaster response missions around the...

Toshiba Tec Unveils Flagship Industrial 6-Inch Width Label Printer -Thursday 22 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Tec Corporation (TOKYO:6588) today unveils its newly-developed, industrial label printer, B-EX6. The 6-inch width label printer implements Toshiba’s state-of-the-art technology to help achieve elite performance with lower total cost of ownership. Toshiba’s B-EX...

Over US$1.36 Billion of Expo 2020 Dubai Spend to be allocated to SMEs Globally -Thursday 22 September 2016  

Expo 2020 Dubai – the first World Expo to be held in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region – has announced that 20% of the Expo’s total direct and indirect spend, representing more than US$1.36 billion in contracts, will be allocated to Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs),...

Police College Receives 31st Batch of Candidate Students -Thursday 22 September 2016  

  Colonel Waleed Al Shamesi, Director General of the Police College in Abu Dhabi, reiterated the Police leadership’s commitment to provide the country with competent and well-educated national staff. “The Police College provides its human resources with the highest levels of training and...

Ajman Civil Defense Firefighters Extinguish Fire in the New Industrial Area -Wednesday 21 September 2016  

Firefighters from the General Directorate of Ajman Civil Defense managed to extinguish a fire that broke out in two warehouses in the New Industrial Area in Ajman, on Wednesday afternoon. No casualties were reported in the blaze, which gutted out the contents of both warehouses, one storing and...

Saif bin Zayed Meets UK’s Permanent Secretary for Home Office -Wednesday 21 September 2016  

On Tuesday, Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, met with Mark Sedwill, Permanent Secretary for the United Kingdom's Home Office and the accompanying delegation.   During the meeting, both sides discussed a number of topics of...

MoI Anti-Human Trafficking Committee Discusses 2017 Strategy -Wednesday 21 September 2016  

The Anti-Human Trafficking Committee of Ministry of Interior (MoI), headed by Colonel Mubarak Awadh bin Muhairom, Director General of Community Protection and Crime Prevention at the General Secretariat of the Office of HH Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, discussed the...

Azizi Developments unveils AED 250 million project in Dubai: Azizi Shaista Residence -Wednesday 21 September 2016  

Azizi Developments, a leading UAE-based real estate developer with a reach into multiple international markets, has announced its plans for its newest project, Azizi Shaista Residence—a modern, urban-luxury development located in the bustling and highly-accessible Al Furjan neighbourhood in...

 Quintiq and the World Food Programme: Working Together towards a World with Zero Hunger  -Wednesday 21 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Quintiq, a Dassault Systèmes company and global leader in supply chain planning and optimization, and the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) announced today a partnership with the objective of optimizing WFP’s global humanitarian supply chain. Established in 1961,...

Abdulla Matar Al Mannaei Wins the Award for Best CEO in Middle East in CSR Category -Wednesday 21 September 2016  

The award was presented during the CEO Middle East award ceremony HE Abdulla Matar Al Mannaei, Managing Director of Emirates Auction, was announced winner of the annual Best CEO Award 2016 in Corporate Social Responsibility category. Presented by CEO Middle East Magazine, a publication of...

 Olympus’ First Three Vanta™ Portable XRF Analyzers Purchased  -Wednesday 21 September 2016    

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The first three production units of Olympus’ new Vanta portable X-ray fluorescence (XRF) analyzer have been sold to CSIRO. CSIRO is a leader in portable XRF application development and research and is committed to using the latest in portable XRF technology. CSIRO helps...

Al Thuriah Launches Exclusive Sahara Tower 6 Amid Increasing Investor Interest -Wednesday 21 September 2016  

Sahara Tower 6 to be completed in December 2019 One, two and three bedroom apartment units at coveted location The project’s foundation is laid and development is in full swing Al Thuriah Properties, the UAE’s premier property developer that specializes in high-rise residential...

More than 80,000 Teachers in Saudi Arabia Add ITWORX Education’s TeacherKit App to their Educational Arsenal -Wednesday 21 September 2016  

Proving its success in providing educators with previously untapped opportunities for growth, ITWORX Education has to date enabled more 80,000 teachers in Saudi Arabia, and more than one million educators worldwide, to effortlessly manage their classrooms and students, by adding its versatile...

 Hong Kong and Thailand Students Win Grand Prix for Panasonic KWN Global Contest 2016 Held during the Rio 2016... -Wednesday 21 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation announced that Kowloon Tong School of Hong Kong and Assumption Samutprakarn School of Thailand won the Grand Prix for their videos titled "The Bigger Picture" and "Missing Game," respectively, in the Panasonic Kid Witness News (KWN) Global Contest 2016....

 Takeda and Zydus Cadila partner to address the global threat of Chikungunya  -Tuesday 20 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited [TSE: 4502], (“Takeda”) and Zydus Cadila today announced a partnership to tackle chikungunya, an emerging infectious disease in Africa, Asia and the Indian subcontinent. In recent decades mosquito vectors of chikungunya have spread to...

Saif bin Zayed: Our government is determined to become world leader in customer happiness -Tuesday 20 September 2016  

UAE ranks first globallywith lowest rate of fire and resulting fatalities   The United Arab Emirates (UAE) managed to outperform developed countries worldwide in fire death ratio in 2010–2014. According to the 2010 -2014 report by the Paris-based International Association of Fire and...

Local services marketplace, StarOfService, secures $10m investment -Tuesday 20 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- StarOfService, Europe’s leading marketplace for local services, has successfully raised $10m in Series A investment. It follows two previous seed funding rounds worth $2m in total and will accelerate the French start-up’s ambitious expansion plans to take the global...