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GAC MOTOR launches its flagship vehicles GS8 and GA8 in Qatar Doha, Qatar -Sunday, May 28th 2017 [ar]  

GAC MOTOR, one of China's leading automobile producers has unveiled the GS8and GA8, two flagship vehicles at a launch ceremony at The St. Regis Doha on May 21, 2017. The event was attended by distinguished guests including Ambassador of The People's Republic of China in The State of Qatar, H.E....

TP-LINK MEA Urges Channel Partners to Specialise in the SMB Sector Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, May 28th 2017 [ar]  

TP-Link Technologies Co Ltd, a global provider of SOHO, SMB networking products and wireless LAN solutions, has urged its channel partners serving the SMB space to specialise and develop some domain expertise if they are to differentiate themselves in this market segment. The call was made at...

KLAS report: InterSystems TrakCare Tops Global EMR Deployments CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -Sunday, May 28th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The electronic medical record (EMR) technology from InterSystems has been deployed by more hospitals than any other vendor’s software during the past four years, according to a research report published today by the internationally recognized research organization KLAS....

TouchTunes and PlayNetwork Complete Merger  NEW YORK -Saturday, May 27th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TouchTunes and PlayNetwork today announced the completion of their previously disclosed merger to create the global market leader for music and branded entertainment media experiences. The merger joins two industry leaders and their complementary expertise to create a new...

Transaction Network Services Switches to Rimini Street Support for Oracle E-Business Suite LAS VEGAS -Saturday, May 27th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc., the leading global independent provider of enterprise software support services for SAP SE’s (NYSE:SAP) Business Suite, BusinessObjects and HANA Database software and Oracle Corporation’s (NYSE:ORCL) Siebel, PeopleSoft, JD Edwards, E-Business Suite,...

AURAK Signs Agreement with German Renewable Energy Company Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Saturday, May 27th 2017 [ar]  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Neon Energy Green Building Construction Materials, a multinational German firm which focuses on energy-efficiency and renewable solutions. Neon Energy will assist the university throughout its...

Hytera Communications Completes Acquisition of Sepura SHENZHEN, China & LONDON -Saturday, May 27th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hytera Communications Corporation Limited (002583.SZ), the leading global provider of innovative professional mobile radio (PMR) communications solutions that improve organizational efficiency and make the world safer, announced that as of 24 May 2017 it has completed its...

GSMA Announces Speakers for Mobile 360 Series – Africa 2017 LONDON -Saturday, May 27th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today announced the first speakers for the 2017 Mobile 360 – Africa conference, which will take place 11 – 13 July 2017 at the Julius Nyerere International Convention Centre, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Following the success of last year’s event, Mobile 360 –...

Rimini Street Wins Most Innovative Tech Company of the Year LAS VEGAS -Friday, May 26th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rimini Street, Inc., the leading global independent provider of enterprise software support services for SAP SE’s (NYSE:SAP) Business Suite, BusinessObjects and HANA Database software and Oracle Corporation’s (NYSE:ORCL) Siebel, PeopleSoft, JD Edwards, E-Business Suite,...

Lenovo Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2016/17 Results  HONG KONG -Friday, May 26th 2017 [ar]

Good progress with new three-wave strategy in a year of transformation New end-to-end ownership model to help manage each business differently Fourth-Quarter revenue was US$9.6 billion; Full-Year revenue was US$43 billion Fourth-Quarter net income was US$107 million; Full-Year net...

IBC2017 Conference Programme Presents Keynote Sessions That Embrace the Diversifying Media Ecosystem LONDON -Friday, May 26th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IBC announces today details of keynote sessions for its forthcoming IBC2017 Conference, which runs from 14-18 September at the RAI in Amsterdam, starting a day ahead of the exhibition. Under this year’s theme of ‘Truth, Trust and Transformation’, keynote sessions will...

Hilton Opens the First-Ever Tru by Hilton – Its 5,000th Property  OKLAHOMA CITY & MCLEAN, Va. -Friday, May 26th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today celebrated the grand opening of the first-ever Tru by Hilton – the company’s 5,000th hotel – at Tru by Hilton Oklahoma City Airport. With more than 425 hotels in various stages of development, Tru by Hilton has achieved the fastest growing...

US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Begins Scientific Review of Philip Morris International’s Modified Risk... LAUSANNE, Switzerland -Thursday, May 25th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- On May 24, 2017, the US FDA published the executive summary and research summaries supporting Philip Morris International Inc.’s (PMI) (NYSE/Euronext Paris: PM) Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) application for the company’s EHTP. In doing so, the agency announced that...

ITWORX Education Continues to Provide E-Learning Solutions to “Children in Distress” Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, May 25th 2017 [ar]  

In honor of the 1st anniversary of the World Humanitarian Summit, where the Education Cannot Wait (ECW) fund was created along with GBC-Education’s announcement of mobilizing $100 million from businesses to support the fund, ITWORX Education corroborates its continued commitment to deliver...

Rockwell Automation CEO Discusses Future of Industrial Internet of Things LONDON -Thursday, May 25th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Blake Moret, president and CEO of Rockwell Automation, spoke on Internet of Things (IoT) adoption and its impact on industrial productivity, sharing insights with more than 1,200 business leaders at Cisco’s IoT World Forum in London today. As the industry’s only company...

Toshiba Tec Unveils World's First Monochrome Multi-function Peripheral with Erasable Print Capability TOKYO -Thursday, May 25th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Tec Corporation (TOKYO:6588) today unveils the world’s first hybrid multi-function peripheral (MFP), the e-STUDIO5008LP series, which prints regular black prints as well as erasable blue prints within one device. The unique and eco-conscious product will be...

Koch Supply & Trading, JOVO, MISC, Teekay Marine Solutions Sign Pioneering Deal in LNG Ship-to-Ship Transfer  LONDON -Thursday, May 25th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Providing another example of its innovative solutions within a developing LNG market, Koch Supply & Trading (KS&T) today announced the completion of the first of multiple and regular ship-to-ship (STS) LNG transfers with private Chinese company JOVO and Malaysian ship owner...

The Estée Lauder Companies Announces Global Brand Leadership Updates  NEW YORK -Thursday, May 25th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today The Estée Lauder Companies Inc. (NYSE:EL) announced global leadership updates for the following brands: Aveda, Bobbi Brown, La Mer and Bumble and bumble. These brands are part of the portfolio led by Jane Hertzmark Hudis, Group President. The following changes are...

Julphar’s Board of Directors Meeting Held on May 18th, 2017 Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, May 25th 2017 [ar]  

During the meeting held on May 18th 2017, Julphar Gulf Pharmaceutical Industries’ Board of Directors released the company’s quarterly results and business achievements for the first three months of the year. The Board discussed the situation in Middle East and North Africa (MENA),...

GCC Companies See Significant Rise in Fraud and Risk Incidents According to Kroll Global Fraud Report DUBAI -Thursday, May 25th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fraud, cyber, and security incidents are now the “new normal” for Gulf companies, according to the executives surveyed for the 2016/17 Kroll Annual Global Fraud and Risk Report1. The proportion of executives that reported their companies fell victim to fraud in the past...