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President of Arabic Language Academy of Jordan suggests unified Arabic academy in Makkah Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, -Sunday, July 23rd 2017 [ar] [fr]  

There should be one unified Arabic language academy, instead of the 12 academies currently existing in the Arab world, and its headquarters should be Makkah City, said Khalid Al Karaki, President of the Arabic Language Academy of Jordan, the institution that won the King Faisal International...

Major Terrorist Plot Foiled in Saudi Arabia, Ministry of Interior Announces Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, -Friday, July 21st 2017  

The Saudi Ministry of Interior has announced that a major terrorist attack was prevented by security services in the city of Saihat in the Qatif governorate. On the evening of Friday, July 14th, security services intercepted a stolen Toyota Corolla vehicle in a busy, built-up district of the...

AHF KENYA, NACC, Nairobi City County and Partners Hosts Street Dance Competition: Base Yangu, Dunda Yangu Grand Finale! ... NAIROBI, Kenya -Friday, July 21st 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AHF Kenya, in collaboration with NACC, Nairobi City County, and a host of partners will today light up Nairobi with the grand finale of Base Yangu, Dunda Yangu; under the theme “Street Dance With A Difference”. Base Yangu, Dunda Yangu translated as My Base, My Dance, is a...

Natalia Vodianova Joins PicsArt as Head of Aspiration SAN FRANCISCO -Thursday, July 20th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- PicsArt, the leading image editing app and creative social network, today announced the appointment of Natalia Vodianova, the supermodel and philanthropist, as Head of Aspiration. In this new role, Natalia will inspire and suggest opportunities to drive positive change through...

Speakers from ITV, Sky, News Corp, Google and HBO Announced for IBC Cyber Security Forum  LONDON -Thursday, July 20th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- IBC announces today the line-up of speakers for its exclusive event on Cyber Security, part of the new of the C-Tech Forum launched this year. The invitation-only event that will be held on Friday 15th September will allow businesses to gain the latest insights into the threat...

Masimo Announces CE Marking of Noninvasive RPVi™, a rainbow® Multi-Wavelength Index of Pleth Variability NEUCHATEL, Switzerland -Thursday, July 20th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today the CE marking of RPVi™, a noninvasive and continuous measurement of the dynamic changes in perfusion index (Pi) that occur during one or more respiratory cycles. RPVi is designed to show changes that reflect physiologic factors such as...

SES: Rural Alaska Benefits from Enhanced WiFi and Broadband Services via Satellite LUXEMBOURG -Thursday, July 20th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Alaskan internet service provider (ISP) OptimERA is leveraging SES Networks’ new managed infrastructure service and a full 72MHz transponder to significantly improve broadband connectivity speed 10-fold throughout the remote port city of Unalaska, and neighboring towns and...

GSMA Announces Additional Keynotes, Programs and Participating Companies for 2017 “GSMA Mobile World Congress... ATLANTA -Thursday, July 20th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA provided further updates for the upcoming Mobile World Congress Americas, including several recently confirmed keynote speakers, new programs and events, and additional exhibitors and partners. Mobile World Congress Americas will take place September 12-14, 2017 at the...

The World Games 2017 Delivered across Europe with SES Video LUXEMBOURG -Thursday, July 20th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 10th edition of the World Games 2017 will be distributed in Europe jointly by SES and ATM System, the official host broadcaster for the multi-sport event. The international event, taking place in Wroclaw, Poland, from 20 to 30 July 2017, will be transmitted via two SES...

Nuvias Named Oracle PartnerNetwork Platinum Level Partner  LONDON -Wednesday, July 19th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Nuvias, a rapidly growing, pan-EMEA, high value distribution business, today announced that it has achieved Platinum partner status in Oracle PartnerNetwork (OPN). By attaining Platinum level membership, Oracle has recognized Nuvias for its in-depth expertise and excellence in...

The invest.com Group Announces Token Generation Event for Stox, A New Prediction Market Platform TEL AVIV, Israel -Wednesday, July 19th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Continuing its quest to democratize investing for all, The invest.com Group is today announcing an upcoming token generation event for Stox, a new prediction-based trading platform. invest.com was founded in 2014, employs a team of 200 across five countries, has 3M...

Bank of America Reports Second-Quarter 2017 Financial Results  CHARLOTTE, N.C. -Tuesday, July 18th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bank of America reported its second-quarter 2017 financial results today. The news release, supplemental filing and investor presentation can be accessed in the following ways: Bank of America newsroom at http://newsroom.bankofamerica.com. Bank of America Investor...

Telefónica Selects OT-Morpho’s Subscription Manager to Leverage Its Global IoT Offering PARIS -Tuesday, July 18th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OT-Morpho, a world leader in digital security and identification technologies, announces its collaboration with Telefónica, a leading Telecommunications service provider, to address the booming M2M and IoT market with OT-Morpho’s Subscription Manager. This partnership...

Andersen Tax Announces Debut in Israel SAN FRANCISCO -Tuesday, July 18th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Andersen name will debut in Israel and the Middle East this week as Beneli Tax formally adopts the Andersen name as a member firm of Andersen Global. The tax firm, based in Tel Aviv, entered a Collaboration Agreement with Andersen Global in January 2017, and is now a...

BenQ announces ZOWIE XL2546 PC e-Sports Monitor for Advanced Gaming Experience Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Tuesday, July 18th 2017 [ar]  

With a view of providing state-of-the-art gaming experience, BenQ launches the ZOWIE XL2546 e-sport monitor with Dynamic Accuracy (DyAcTM) Technology for gamers to suit their personal preference. Since its worldwide release early this year, the XL2540 has become the monitor of choice for...

Artificial Intelligence and Analytics Accelerate the Pace of Digital Workplace Transformation LONDON -Monday, July 17th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- New research which examined how organisations are evolving from a traditional office environment to a digital workplace reveals that gaining competitive advantage and improving business process are among the top goals of their digital transformation strategy. This is according...

Muscat Insurance Company Selects Beyontec Suite  Muscat, Oman. -Monday, July 17th 2017  

Beyontec, a leading insurance information and technology firm specializing in providing configurable solutions to the P & C Insurance industry announced today that Muscat Insurance Company (MIC), one of the leading insurance companies in Oman has selected Beyontec as their preferred technology...

Chairman of Metito Joins in Eradicating Malnutrition in support of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Monday, July 17th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

The Intergovernmental Institution for the use of micro-algae spirulina against malnutrition (IIMSAM), the Intergovernmental Observer to the United Nations Economic and Social Council has appointed Mr Mutaz Ghandour, Chairman and CEO of Metito Holdings as a Goodwill Ambassador.  Commenting...

The countdown to UNITE with Tomorrowland Dubai has officially begun! Dubai, United Arab Emirates. -Monday, July 17th 2017 [ar]  

The excitement is mounting and before we know it, Dubai will experience some of the world's biggest DJs and electronic producers performing LIVE in the city! UNITE with Tomorrowland Dubai promises a full line-up leaving no stone unturned for the ultimate music extravaganza. The line-up includes...

Prof. Stephen Wilhite Named AURAK Provost Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, July 16th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) has this week announced Prof. Steven C. Wilhite as the university’s new provost and vice president for academic affairs and student success. Prof. Wilhite, who joins the university in time for the 2017/18 academic year, brings a wealth of...