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ADP Community Police Department: 8 Awareness Programs to Promote Prevention ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Monday, February 29th 2016 [ar]  

Abu Dhabi Police launched eight awareness programs to disseminate the culture of prevention and establish the concept of shared responsibility within the awareness program for the current year 2016. The program is implemented by the Community Police Department under the slogan "the optimal use...

Civil Defense and Modern Media Conference to be Held in Abu Dhabi on Tuesday ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Monday, February 29th 2016 [ar]  

Under the patronage of Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, the international Civil Defense and Modern Media Conference will kick off on Tuesday at the Ritz Carlton Hotel in Abu Dhabi. The conference is organized by the Directorate...

ACCA and AFAA sign agreement Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, February 29th 2016 [ar]

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) - the global body for professional accountants - and the AFAA (the Arab Federation of Accountants and Auditors) have signed an MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) to strengthen ties between the two highly respected organisations. The...

Dimension Data Certified as One of the Top Employers Global for the Second Consecutive Year LONDON -Monday, February 29th 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dimension Data, the global IT solutions and services provider, today announced it has been certified as one of the top employers in the world for outstanding employee offerings for the second consecutive year. The stringent criteria of the annual independent research...

Arzan Wealth advises on $123 million office acquisition in Philadelphia, USA Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, February 29th 2016 [ar]  

Arzan Wealth (DIFC) Limited (‘Arzan Wealth’), a Dubai-based advisory firm regulated by the Dubai Financial Services Authority, is pleased to announce that it has advised on the acquisition of the North American Headquarters campus for Saint-Gobain, located in the Philadelphia suburban...

SII Semiconductor Corporation Releases New Automotive EDLC Protection ICs Suitable for Cell-Balancing and Overcharge... CHIBA, Japan -Monday, February 29th 2016 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SII Semiconductor Corporation, a subsidiary of Seiko Instruments Inc. that manufactures semiconductor products, announces the release of the S-19190 Series automotive EDLC (Electric double-layer capacitor) protection IC with cell-balancing and overcharge protection functions....

Survey: 82% of Boards Are Concerned about Cybersecurity, Yet Just 1 in 7 Security Chiefs Reports Directly to CEO SAN FRANCISCO -Monday, February 29th 2016 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Cybersecurity is now front and center on organizations’ boardroom agendas, but most chief information security officers (CISOs) have yet to earn a seat at the table. According to a study by ISACA and RSA Conference, 82 percent of cybersecurity and information security...

The Security Media Department: A Realistic Image - Two individuals are riding a motorbike in a way that violates the... ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, February 28th 2016 [ar]  

The Security Media Department extends its warmest greetings and thanks for your unrelenting cooperation. We highly value your partnership aimed at boosting security and safety systems in the United Arab Emirates. In line with our ongoing effort to highlight the positive and negative behaviors...

Centers for Replacing Car Plates with Abu Dhabi ID Plates Abu Dhabi Police GHQ -Sunday, February 28th 2016 [ar]  

The Vehicles and Drivers Licensing Department at the Abu Dhabi Police designated service centers for replacing old car plates with the new Abu Dhabi ID plate. The centers are located at the Vehicles and Drivers Licensing Department Headquarters, “Al Salamah” building in Abu Dhabi, Mussafah,...

“Horiyati”: a Social Magazine for Inmates of ADP Punitive Establishments ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Saturday, February 27th 2016 [ar]  

Within the strategy espoused by the Ministry of Interior and Abu Dhabi Police GHQ, the Punitive and Correctional Institutions Department at Abu Dhabi Police dedicates significant attention to inmates. To this end, the department endeavors to take part in several activities aimed at supporting...

ZTE Becomes Major Member of NB-IoT Forum to Help Operators Enter a Market of 100 Billion Connected Devices SHENZHEN, China -Saturday, February 27th 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ZTE Corporation (0763.HK / 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, today announced that it officially joined the GSMA NB-IoT (Narrow Band-IoT) Forum as a major member, at the Mobile...

2016 GSMA Mobile World Congress Surpasses Record 100,000 Visitors BARCELONA, Spain -Saturday, February 27th 2016 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Visitors to the 2016 edition of the Mobile World Congress surpassed the 100,000 mark for the first time in the event’s history, with nearly 101,000 attendees, the GSMA reported today, an increase of more than six per cent over last year. Additionally, nearly 4,000 people...

Jing Roll Named Winner of Second Annual Taste of Waldorf Astoria MCLEAN, Va. -Saturday, February 27th 2016 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Last night at the Waldorf Astoria New York, guests and a star-studded panel of judges gathered to select the next Taste of Waldorf Astoria from five dishes created in the kitchens of Waldorf Astoria Orlando, Waldorf Astoria Amsterdam, Waldorf Astoria Jerusalem, Waldorf...

RR Media to Merge with SES Platform Services, Creating a World-Leading Global Media Solutions Provider MUNICH -Friday, February 26th 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES Platform Services GmbH (SES PS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), announces an agreement whereby RR Media (NASDAQ: RRM), a leading provider of global digital media services to the broadcast and media industries, will merge its operations...

Qubit Raises $40m In Series C Round Led By Goldman Sachs As Businesses Look To Power ‘Data-First’ Customer... LONDON -Friday, February 26th 2016  

· Previous investors Accel and Salesforce Ventures and new investor Sapphire Ventures all participate; Goldman Sachs to join Accel and Balderton Capital on Qubit’s Board of Directors · Investors back Qubit’s belief that data-led customer experience requires the advanced...

GSMA Announces Winners of the 2016 Glomo Awards BARCELONA -Friday, February 26th 2016 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The GSMA today congratulates all winners of the 2016 Glomo Awards, which were announced during a series of ceremonies and live TV presentations throughout the week at the GSMA Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Awards hosts TV presenters Suzi Perry and Ortis Deley revealed the...

ZTE Proud to be Launch Partner in China Mobile’s 5G Joint Innovation Lab (JIL) SHENZHEN, China -Friday, February 26th 2016

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- ZTE Corporation (0763.HK / 000063.SZ), a major international provider of telecommunications, enterprise and consumer technology solutions for the Mobile Internet, today announced that it is proud to be named as one of the first eleven partners in the China Mobile 5G Joint...

Drug-trafficking Pharmacist Caught in Al Ain ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Friday, February 26th 2016 [ar]  

The Abu Dhabi Police managed to arrest an Arab pharmacist in possession of illegally obtained hashish and 1,286 narcotic pills intended for personal use and trafficking, with the aim of making unlawful profit. Abu Dhabi Police condemned the objectionable behavior of the pharmacist, who is...

ADP Traffic and Patrols Directorate Urges Parents to Prevent Minors from Driving Vehicles ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Friday, February 26th 2016 [ar]  

Brigadier Khalifa Al Khaiaili, Deputy Director of the Abu Dhabi Police Traffic and Patrols Directorate, stressed the need to avoid driving vehicles without a license under any circumstances. He called upon families to contribute to the efforts exerted to prevent traffic accidents, by forbidding...

Annual Results 2015 Meliá earned €101.6 million before tax (+79%) thank to the excellent performance of the hotel... Palma de Mallorca -Friday, February 26th 2016 [ar]

Gabriel Escarrer Jaume, Vice Chairman and CEO of Meliá Hotels International: “We face 2016, our 60th Anniversary, from a stronger position than ever before, both in terms of the business and our financial position, and proud that we have also seen a significant improvement in our reputation...