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Arzan Wealth Advises on Acquisition of Global Pharmaceutical Testing Lab in Madison, Wisconsin, USA Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, March 27th 2017 [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 freehold ownership of the Pharmaceutical Product Development (“PPD”) laboratories campus...

China's Healthcare Market to See Surge of Investment and Opportunities in Next 15 Years  SHANGHAI -Monday, March 27th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Last October, the Chinese government approved a blueprint called “Healthy China 2030”, pledging to build a healthy China in the next 15 years. By 2030, the size of the healthcare market is expected to reach $2.3 trillion. This initiative is in line with China’s...

AURAK Receives Visit from Association of Arab Universities Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Monday, March 27th 2017 [ar]  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah’s (AURAK) has received a visit from a committee from the Association of Arab Universities (AARU). The delegation consisted of Dr. Ghalib Al Rifai and Dr. Turki Obaidat, and Dr. Sultan Abu Oraibi, secretary general of the AARU, who was also guest of...

Schlumberger and Weatherford to Form OneStim Joint Venture  HOUSTON -Sunday, March 26th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger and Weatherford today announced an agreement to create OneStimSM, a joint venture to deliver completions products and services for the development of unconventional resource plays in the United States and Canada land markets. The joint venture will offer one of the...

The First Group Showcases Unparalleled Opportunities in Dubai’s Booming Property Sector to Chinese Investors Shanghai, China. -Sunday, March 26th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

Leading developer The First Group is showcasing the unrivalled opportunities in Dubai’s property market to Chinese investors at this week’s Dubai Property Show in Shanghai. The British-owned firm, which is one of Dubai’s most respected international hotel & property developers, is...

Video Release: HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Inaugurates 200MW Second Phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid... Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, March 26th 2017 [ar] [fr]

HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has inaugurated the 200 megawatt (MW) second phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park. The project reflects a new era in the excellence and leadership of the UAE, as it increases...

Julphar’s Board of Directors names CFO Jerome CARLE as Acting General Manager Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, March 26th 2017 [ar]  

The Board of Directors of Julphar Gulf Pharmaceutical Industries – chaired by His Highness Sheikh Faisal Bin Saqr Al Qassimi – announced that it has appointed Julphar’s Chief Financial Officer Jerome Carle as Acting General Manager, which will be effective following the departure of...

NZMP GOLD Whole Milk Powder for UHT Launches AUCKLAND, New Zealand -Sunday, March 26th 2017

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NZMP, the global ingredients brand of Fonterra, announces the launch of NZMP GOLD Whole Milk Powder for UHT. Designed specifically for UHT beverages, the new product gives manufacturers longer production runs over standard milk powders, as well as cleaner labelling on their...

Panasonic Donates a Total of 1,584 Solar Lanterns to South Africa, Swaziland, and Lesotho JOHANNESBURG -Saturday, March 25th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Since 2012, Panasonic Corporation has been working on the 100 Thousand Solar Lanterns Project, a project that aims to donate a total of 100 thousand solar lanterns to the world's non-electrified areas by 2018, which is the centennial of Panasonic's foundation. As part of the...

Hilton Appoints Chief Customer Officer MCLEAN, Va. -Saturday, March 25th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hilton (NYSE:HLT) has named Jonathan (Jon) Witter as Chief Customer Officer. In this newly created role, he will oversee the Global Brands, Marketing, Loyalty & Partnerships, IT and Strategy teams. Witter has extensive background in these functional areas, most recently...

Chemtura Increases Prices for Petroleum Additives Products PHILADELPHIA -Saturday, March 25th 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Chemtura Corporation (NYSE: CHMT) (EURONEXT: CHMT) has announced today that effective April 1, 2017 or as contracts allow, as a result of the continued escalation of costs it will increase prices globally for the following Petroleum Additives products. This is necessary to...

Hilton Invites the World to Celebrate Earth Hour through #TravelwithPurposeContest MCLEAN, Va. -Friday, March 24th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hilton (NYSE: HLT) today announced the launch of a global social media contest celebrating Earth Hour (8:30p.m.-9:30p.m. on March 25) – the worldwide movement for the planet organized by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF). Building on the core theme of Earth Hour – turning...

SIAE MICROELETTRONICA Completes IP/MPLS Interoperability Testing MILAN -Friday, March 24th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SIAE MICROELETTRONICA, a leading supplier and innovator of licensed microwave and millimeter-wave solutions announced today its successful completion of IP/MPLS interoperability testing and participation in interoperability showcase organized by EANTC this week at MPLS + SDN +...

The Coca-Cola Company Announces Senior Leadership Appointments ATLANTA -Friday, March 24th 2017 [ar]

Creates New Chief Growth Officer Role Elevates Innovation and Information Technology Functions Three Senior Functional Leaders Announce Retirements (BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Coca-Cola Company today announced a number of senior leadership appointments to drive its ongoing transformation into...

MICHAEL KORS ACCESS Expands with New Smartwatches, New Apps, New Faces and New Markets LONDON -Friday, March 24th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Michael Kors (NYSE:KORS), a global luxury fashion brand, is pleased to announce a host of new products and initiatives designed to further the growth and excitement generated by last fall’s launch of MICHAEL KORS ACCESS, the brand’s line of smartwatches and activity...

Peter Lik Launches LIK Squared, Gallery-Inspired Wall Décor for the Everyday Photo Lover LAS VEGAS -Friday, March 24th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Award-winning photographer, Peter Lik, is proud to announce the official launch of LIK Squared, a cutting edge, online service that offers stunning imagery of all types to those who wish to complement their interior at an affordable price. After years of producing and printing...

MAGIX Announces New Free Version of Music Maker BERLIN -Friday, March 24th 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- MAGIX proudly announces the latest version of Music Maker. Having provided the ideal creative workspace for digital music creation on the PC platform for over 20 years, this new version of Music Maker is now absolutely free for everyone. Perfect for musicians just getting...

Fenergo to Deliver 200 New Jobs to Support Global Growth DUBLIN -Thursday, March 23rd 2017 [ar] [fr]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Fenergo, the leading provider of Client Lifecycle Management software solutions for investment, corporate and private banks, has today announced the creation of 200 new jobs due to rapid global expansion, bringing its total global employee base to 500. The new positions are...

Sport 10 and WGP Global Collaborate to Promote Rights of Brazilian Soccer Legend Pelé LONDON -Thursday, March 23rd 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Sport 10 and WGP Global announced today that they have formalised a collaboration agreement to develop and expand the commercial rights of Edson Arantes do Nascimento, ‘Pelé’. Sport 10 has appointed WGP Global to orchestrate the promotion of the rights in key territories...

Ascend Performance Materials to Exhibit at VDI Engineering Conference HOUSTON -Thursday, March 23rd 2017 [ar]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials technical experts and sales team will showcase a range of its PA66 products for the automotive industry at the International Congress of Plastics In Automotive Engineering (VDI Conference) on March 29-30 in Mannheim, Germany. The company will...