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Greece Bags Second Prize in Global Water Award Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Friday, April 28th 2017  

Temak S.A in Greece was awarded the second prize in a global award that tackles the issue of water scarcity through finding innovative solutions. The award, overseen by The UAE Water Aid Foundation (Suqia), includes three main categories: Innovative Projects Award (Small and Large projects),...

Holland Bags Two Prizes in Global Water Award Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Friday, April 28th 2017  

The Elemental Water Makers in Holland and the Netherlands Organisation for Applied Scientific Research (TNO) were awarded the first places in two categories of a global award that tackles the issue of water scarcity through finding innovative solutions. The award, overseen by The UAE Water Aid...

Spain Bags First Prize in Global Water Award Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Friday, April 28th 2017  

Dr. Marta Vivar from Spain was awarded the first place in a global award that tackles the issue of water scarcity through finding innovative solutions. The award, overseen by The UAE Water Aid Foundation (Suqia), includes three main categories: Innovative Projects Award (Small and Large...

Switzerland Bags Second Prize in Global Water Award Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Friday, April 28th 2017  

Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne in Switzerland was awarded the second place in a global award that tackles the issue of water scarcity through finding innovative solutions. The award, overseen by The UAE Water Aid Foundation (Suqia), includes three main categories: Innovative Projects...

HH Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Honours 10 Winners from 8 Countries at Mohammed bin Rashid Al... Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Friday, April 28th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

HH Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, honoured 10 winners from 8 countries at the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Award, which is worth USD 1 million. Also present was HH Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. The Award was launched by HH Sheikh...

New York-Based Urban Artist Creates Masterpiece at Shoeciti in Dubai Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, April 27th 2017 [ar]  

Shoeciti, a part of business conglomerate Jawad Business Group, celebrates its association with its newest star, talented New York-based urban artist Felipe Urteaga. Visitors were awe struck as they watched the artist at work as he created masterpiece of legendary basketball player, Michael...

 Auto Shanghai 2017: JAC Presents Nearly 40 Models  SHANGHAI -Thursday, April 27th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- With a portfolio of nearly 40 models including commercial vehicles, passenger cars and green energy vehicles, JAC has all of them displayed at Auto Shanghai 2017 from April 17th to 28th. While A60, M6, and N-series truck attracted the highest public attention, JAC’s newly...

Petrópolis Group Switches its ERP Support to Rimini Street  LAS VEGAS & SÃO PAULO -Thursday, April 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,...

Toshiba Tec's Pioneering Carbon Zero Initiative Receives United Nations Recognition TOKYO -Thursday, April 27th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Toshiba Tec Corporation (TOKYO:6588) has announced that its pan-European Carbon Zero Scheme is an official partner to the United Nations’ (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and is now listed on its website. This significant achievement is the latest development in...

Barco Launches its New 4K Projection Solution during ‘Excite’ Middle East Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, April 27th 2017 [ar]  

Barco, a global leader in events, large venue and laser projection, launched a game-changing new projector range: the UDX 4K laser phosphor projectors at ‘Excite Middle East’, an Open House event organized by Barco at the prestigious Versace hotel in Dubai held on 25 and 26 April. Barco...

Panasonic Opens New Automotive Lithium-Ion Battery Factory in Dalian, China  OSAKA, Japan -Thursday, April 27th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation (TOKYO:6752) announced today that it held an opening ceremony for a new automotive lithium-ion battery factory in Dalian, China. The factory is Panasonic's first automotive battery cell production site in China. Panasonic will further strengthen its...

Yokogawa Develops the ADMAG Total Insight Electromagnetic Flowmeters  TOKYO -Thursday, April 27th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Yokogawa Electric Corporation (TOKYO:6841) announces that it has developed the ADMAG Total Insight (TI) series, a new portfolio of electromagnetic flowmeters, and will release it on May 15. The ADMAG TI series consists of the ADMAG AXG and the ADMAG AXW electromagnetic...

 YuppTV Makes Live Streaming Effortless with the Launch of Freedocast Pro Device and Live Streaming Platform  ... LAS VEGAS -Wednesday, April 26th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- One of the world’s largest internet-based TV and On-demand service provider for South Asian content, YuppTV, announced the launch of Freedocast Pro Device and Freedocast Live Streaming Platform. Providing end-to-end solutions for users to go LIVE instantly, anywhere anytime,...

Essel Group ME appoints directors to Vanguard Potash Corp. LONDON -Wednesday, April 26th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Essel Group ME (“EGME or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that both the Company and its joint venture partner, Gensource Potash Corporation (“Gensource”), have appointed directors to their joint venture Vanguard Potash Corp. (“Vanguard”). The directors of...

Addivant™ Receives Formal Approval from the FDA for Use of Its Nonylphenol-Free Antioxidant WESTON® 705 in... DANBURY, Conn. -Wednesday, April 26th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Addivant™, the world leading supplier of liquid phosphite antioxidants for plastics, announced today that its nonylphenol-free stabilizer, WESTON® 705, has received formal approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for use in infant formula and human milk...

Unite with Tomorrowland announces a star-studded line up for its live connection KSHMR, Armin Van Buuren and Dimitri... Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, April 26th 2017 [ar]  

July 29th 2017 is slated as the time for the exceptional magic of UNITE with Tomorrowland in Dubai to descend over Festival City Arena. This exclusive experience will host a live connection between the holy grounds of the Tomorrowland mainstage in Belgium and Festival City. International...

 Essel Group ME: Simba Energy becomes Simba Essel Energy  LONDON -Wednesday, April 26th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Essel Group ME (“EGME”) is pleased to announce that Simba Energy Inc. has become “Simba Essel Energy Inc.” effective on Monday, April 24, 2017. At its recent annual general meeting, shareholders of Simba voted in favour of approving the two agreements that Simba...

 Lombard International Appoints Sandra Locke as Global Director of Human Resources  PHILADELPHIA -Wednesday, April 26th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Lombard International, a global leader in wealth structuring solutions, today announced the appointment of Sandra Locke to the new role of Executive Vice President, Global Director of Human Resources In this role, Sandra will be responsible for developing the global HR...

Take Home the Beauty of Kyoto: Camera Sharing Service PaN Offered at Two Temples for Limited Time [Panasonic]  KYOTO, Japan -Wednesday, April 26th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Panasonic Corporation, NTT Communications Corporation ("NTT Communications") and Dai Nippon Printing Co., Ltd. ("DNP") are conducting a demonstration of their camera sharing service PaN ("Photo and Network") with the cooperation of two temples in Kyoto, Japan: Kenninji, the...

 MPEG LA Invites CRISPR-Cas9 Patents to be Pooled in a One-Stop License  DENVER -Wednesday, April 26th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- World licensing leader MPEG LA, LLC today invited holders of CRISPR-Cas9 patents to participate in the creation of a global CRISPR-Cas9 Joint Licensing Platform that will make their groundbreaking technologies widely accessible. “Pooling the foundational CRISPR patent...