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International Security Alliance Announced in Abu Dhabi ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, February 23rd 2017 [ar]  

A 7-nation international security alliance was recently announced in Abu Dhabi to serve as a working group to confront organized and transnational crime. The announcement was made in the presence of Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior and the interior...

OT and Octo Telematics Revolutionize Car Sharing with EasyOpen by Omoove, a Service Powered by OT’s Secure IoT... COLOMBES, France -Wednesday, February 22nd 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- OT (Oberthur Technologies), a leading global provider of embedded security software products and services, and Omoove, a company by Octo Telematics, a European leader in providing innovative technological solutions dedicated to shared mobility, today announced that they are...

Panasonic Takes Part in the "One Year to Go" to Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 Event OSAKA, Japan -Wednesday, February 22nd 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation (Panasonic) took part in the "One Year to Go" event as well as the test events for the Olympic Winter Games PyeongChang 2018 (Korea), which began on February 9, 2018. The "One Year to Go" event took place on February 9, 2017 (organized by the...

Jordanian Consul General Visits AURAK Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, February 22nd 2017 [ar]  

His Excellency Dr. Sa’ed Radaideh, consul general of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan to Dubai and the Northern Emirates, has visited the American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) to congratulate AURAK for the academic recognition of its programs in Jordan. After meeting Professor Hassan...

Hype Energy Drinks Eye Growth and Expansion in Middle East & Asia in 2017 Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, February 22nd 2017 [ar]  

Hype Energy returns for the 5th year in a row to Gulfood 2017, the region’s largest food and beverage trade platform, to further consolidate its footprint in the Middle East while looking for expansion opportunities in Asia. At stand C38 in Za’abeel’s new hall number 4 in the Dubai...

Huawei Takes Home the (MRM) Business Innovation Award Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, February 22nd 2017 [ar]  

In recognition of its innovative services to customers and strict commitment to quality standards, Huawei, the leading global ITC solutions provider, won the 1st Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Business Innovation Award, in the Services category. During a glitzy ceremony that took place...

Dubai Airports: Concourse D Welcomes 16.6 million Passengers in First Year Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, February 22nd 2017 [ar] [fr]  

Concourse D marks its first anniversary on February 24 following a successful inaugural year that saw over 16.6 million passengers enjoy its customer-friendly design and top-flight retail and food and beverage offering. Concourse D, which represents the final major piece of infrastructure to...

TransCore Granted an Additional Five-Year Contract Extension on Salik Toll System in Dubai NASHVILLE, Tenn. -Wednesday, February 22nd 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Roads and Transport Authority of Dubai (RTA) has extended its contract with TransCore through 2021 to provide customer service operations and maintenance services on the award-winning Salik Toll System. TransCore will also provide system upgrades and enhancements, including...

Painting with Fire: Artist Uses Flame of a Zippo Windproof Lighter to Create Striking Art LONDON -Wednesday, February 22nd 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Iconic American brand Zippo has launched a captivating video showcasing the genius of Canadian artist, Steven Spazuk. Known as the Fire Artist, Steven realised the fascinating ‘fumage’ technique, which casts aside traditional tools such as paintbrushes in favour of...

SES Partners with Globecast to Expand TRT World Reach LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, February 21st 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that TRT World is expanding its global distribution with global media solutions provider Globecast on the SES fleet. The international Turkish news platform, TRT World, started broadcasting in January from ASTRA 19.2...

Orange Business Services – With MEEZA as Prime Contractor – Orchestrates Gulf Countries’ Biggest Smart... PARIS & DOHA, Qatar -Tuesday, February 21st 2017 [ar]  

Msheireb district: one of the only fully integrated smart districts in the world with more than 500,000 embedded sensors bolstered by a set of advanced applications With consulting, design and integration expertise, Orange supports MEEZA in offering a new digital life to Msheireb citizens,...

SES to Participate in 5G Press and Analyst Event at the Mobile World Congress LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, February 21st 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that it will participate in a media and analyst event focused on the evolution of European 5G initiatives at the Mobile World Congress 2017. SES’s Deputy Chief Technology Officer Ruy Pinto will participate in the...

Nike Unveils Collection to Celebrate Air Max Day, Highlighted by Release of Nike Air VaporMax BEAVERTON, Ore. -Monday, February 20th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Three years ago Nike launched Air Max Day, a response to global fervor for one of the most beloved footwear platforms of all time. Today, Nike begins a journey to this year’s Air Max Day, a worldwide celebration of Air highlighted by the long-awaited release of Nike Air...

Arthur & Hardman unveils Milano by Giovanni Boutique Suites in Jumeirah Village Circle Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, February 20th 2017 [ar]  

Arthur & Hardman, the development arm of global business conglomerate Reign Holdings, has launched Milano by Giovanni Boutique Suites, a premium Italian style luxury property in Dubai’s Jumeirah Village Circle at an estimated investment of AED 125 million. The developer has many competitive...

Johnson Controls Unveils Aggressive Growth Plans at Its First Middle East & Africa Executive Channel Conference Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, February 20th 2017 [ar]  

At its recently held two day Executive Channel Conference in Dubai, Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI) hosted over 200 guests including leaders of 78 distribution channels across 24 countries in Middle East and Africa (MEA). Senior leadership from Johnson Controls including Bill Jackson, President,...

Panasonic Set for Take Off at MWC BARCELONA, Spain -Monday, February 20th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 120m2 booth features technology for retail, car rental, communications, security, logistics and ground handling and brings together the automotive, business technology, industrial and eco solutions divisions within Panasonic. One of the key technologies on show will be...

Discover the Secret to Soft Radiant Skin with Enchanteur’s Latest Range of Fragrant Body Lotions Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, February 20th 2017 [ar]  

Enchanteur, the leading international range of quality and timeless French inspired fragrances and body care products, has introduced three new formulations to its range of body lotions. Designed to give more than just the soft, feminine touch to a woman’s everyday moments, the new range is...

Leading UAE Cybersecurity Company Launches New and Improved Dashboard for BrandHawk – Enhancing Its Brand Risk... Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, February 20th 2017 [ar]  

Every day, companies all over the world have their online brands come under siege from hackers, phishers, fraudsters, and the like. These criminals abuse the brands of such companies to damage the reputation these organizations have worked hard to build up. The mistrust that results from such...

Opening of the New Branch of Souq Planet in Ras Al Khaimah Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, February 19th 2017 [ar]  

The National Catering Company LLC opened a supermarket (Souq Planet) in Ras Al Khaimah, as part of the Company’s expansion strategy in several regions in the United Arab Emirates over the next few years. The supermarket was designed in a unique and easy way to cater for shoppers, as it is...

TP-Link Middle East to Launch Mobile Devices to Partners in Ras Al-Khaimah Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, February 19th 2017 [ar]  

TP-Link Technologies Co Ltd, a global provider of SOHO, SMB networking products and wireless LAN solutions, has revealed it will host a partner event in Ras Al-Khaimah, where the company will introduce its Neffos X series smartphone range. TP-Link stated that the event will be held on Monday,...