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Administrate first Scottish tech startup at Beirut Digital District EDINBURGH & BEIRUT -Wednesday 14 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Administrate, the fast-growing software-as-a-service for training companies and training departments, has opened a Middle East and North Africa (MENA) office in Beirut, Lebanon. Based in the highly-rated Beirut Digital District, already home to a growing cohort of...

SES Launches Global Maritime+ Solution to Deliver High-Speed Connectivity to Vessels Traversing Oceans -Wednesday 14 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) today announced the launch of its global SES Maritime+ service that will deliver high-speed connectivity to vessels traversing oceans. SES Maritime+ will enable maritime customers to have easy access to customisable bandwidth and...

GSMA Announces Launch of National Interoperable Mobile Money Service across Madagascar -Monday 12 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced that all three mobile money providers in Madagascar – Airtel Money, mVola and Orange Money – are rolling out interoperable mobile money services across the entire country. This launch makes Madagascar the second market in Africa, following Tanzania,...

McLarens Introduces Dubai Office & United Arab Emirates Country Manager -Monday 12 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global loss adjuster, McLarens, is pleased to introduce its newest office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates to further support clients in the region. The Dubai team will be led by Malcolm Addy, Country Manager – UAE, who will also oversee our existing operation in Abu Dhabi....

SES Orders High Throughput Satellite from Thales with First Secured Anchor Customer for Inflight Connectivity -Monday 12 September 2016  

SES-17 to extend SES's high throughput satellite capabilities to deliver inflight connectivity for aeronautical markets and managed services in other data markets First long-term anchor agreement signed with Thales strengthens SES's position as a leading inflight connectivity satellite...

SES Delivers as Sky High Connectivity Takes Off -Monday 12 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) boosts aeronautical demand, fueling a new age of connectivity in the air. Airlines require increasing amounts of bandwidth as passenger demand for inflight connectivity rises and they discover the operational efficiencies that are now...

Samsung Bioepis' SB4 (BRENZYS™) Becomes First Etanercept Biosimilar to Receive Regulatory Approval in Canada -Monday 12 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd. today announced that BRENZYS™ – a biosimilar referencing Enbrel® (etanercept), also known as SB4 – received regulatory approval in Canada for the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis and ankylosing spondylitis. BRENZYS™ will be commercialized...

Takeda Supports Global Expansion of the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life (RFL) -Monday 12 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The American Cancer Society (ACS) and Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (TSE:4502) today announced that Takeda will support the projected expansion of the ACS’s Global Relay For Life (RFL) into an additional 20 countries by 2020. The RFL program is a global grassroots...

MoI Urges Drivers to Observe Traffic Rules and Regulations during Eid -Saturday 10 September 2016  

The Ministry of Interior called upon motorists to comply fully with traffic rules and regulations and legal speed limits on roads, in a bid to avoid traffic accidents and their resulting tragic injuries and losses during Eid Al-Adha holidays.   Brigadier Ghaith Hassan Al Zaabi, Director...

Naturalization and Residency sector announces working hours during Eid across the UAE -Saturday 10 September 2016  

The Naturalization, Residency and Ports Affairs sector has announced working hours during Eid al-Adha holiday. Work during the Eid holidays will start from 10:00 am to 01:00pm, between Sunday 11 and Thursday, September 15 to complete customers’ transactions via the various departments and...

MX1 Unveils Complete Global Service Offering -Friday 9 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MX1, a global media services company newly formed from the merger of RR Media and SES Platform Services (SPS), today presents its complete service offering and new innovative, end-to-end media service platform, MX1 360. MX1 the world’s media globalizer, a wholly-owned...

SES Showcases Ultra HD High Dynamic Range with Leading Industry Players -Friday 9 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that it will broadcast three demonstrations of Ultra HD (UHD) with High Dynamic Range (HDR) at IBC 2016 in Amsterdam. One demonstration will broadcast the UHD HDR test channel with content produced by LG Electronics...

SAT>IP Alliance Continues to Drive Future of Satellite Content Distribution in Multiscreen Ecosystems -Friday 9 September 2016  

• SAT>IP Alliance founding members, leading satellite operators SES, EUTELSAT and HISPASAT and manufacturers Panasonic, NAGRA, and MaxLinear, are inviting additional manufacturers and broadcasters to join the SAT>IP Alliance • SAT>IP technology makes it possible to distribute satellite TV...

SES Announces Dish Design Competition Winners -Friday 9 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today the winners of the first ever industrial domestic satellite dish design competition amongst international students from leading design schools in the UK. Earlier this year, SES organised a satellite dish design...

Patient Safety Movement Foundation & Global Sepsis Alliance Join Forces to Reduce Preventable Deaths from Sepsis -Friday 9 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Patient Safety Movement Foundation is happy to announce its sponsorship and participation in the 1st World Sepsis Congress on September 8-9, 2016, convened by the Global Sepsis Alliance. Featured speakers include German Minister of State, Dr. Helge Braun, Joe Kiani,...

SES to Build New Teleport on Isle of Man -Thursday 8 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that SES Satellite Leasing (SESSL), SES’s entrepreneurial investment arm has plans to expand SES's satellite operations by building a new teleport that will have several earth stations on the Isle of Man. The...

Grand Mart Hypermarket in Ajman Offers Lucky Shoppers a Chance to Own a Home in Dubai -Thursday 8 September 2016  

Grand Mart Group of Companies, the largest retail chain in Qatar, has announced launch of a super bumper bonanza -- a residential property in Dubai, half kilogramme gold, 6 Toyota Corolla cars and a line-up of other prizes in store -- for lucky shoppers spending AED 50 and more at its newly...

Apollo Tyres Goes the Distance with Manchester United -Thursday 8 September 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- After a successful completion of 3 years of regional association with Manchester United Football Club, which helped Apollo Tyres increase its brand visibility across geographies, the two organisations today announced a global sponsorship agreement for the next 3 years. Apollo...

Odisha Festival -Thursday 8 September 2016  

Odia Society UAE cordially invites you to an evening of cultural extravaganza, Odisha Festival, at Emirates Theater, Emirates International School, Dubai on Friday 9th September 2016 from 5:30 PM onwards.   The event is managed by Flashback Events LLC and supported by Anaya...

Introducing BeatsX: New Premium Wireless, Bluetooth Earphones from Beats by Dr. Dre -Thursday 8 September 2016  

New Collection of Wireless Products Boasts Integrated Apple W1 Chip, Class 1 Bluetooth, Extended Battery Life, Fast Fuel Charge, and the Premium Sound Experience That is Now Synonymous with Beats (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Beats by Dr. Dre (Beats) today announced a host of exceptional new...