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Grassi & Co. Introduces COMPASS-Regulatory and Compliance Advisers and Welcomes Gary Swiman and Larry Wagner  NEW YORK -Tuesday, March 28th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Grassi & Co. continues to invest in the Compliance and Regulatory Consulting space and is proud to announce the affiliation of COMPASS-Regulatory and Compliance Advisers—led by Gary Swiman as its President, and Larry Wagner, its Managing Director. The practice will be based...

Rimini Street Doubles Oracle and SAP Clients Signed in Israel and Eastern Europe LAS VEGAS -Tuesday, March 28th 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,...

Qatar Financial Centre Discuss Expansion Opportunities with German Corporations Berlin,Germany. -Monday, March 27th 2017  

Senior officials from the Qatar Financial Centre (QFC) Authority, one of the world’s leading and fastest growing financial centres, successfully concluded panel discussions, face-to-face consultations and networking events with professionals from German corporations and private companies in...

Juffali Technical Equipment Company (JTECO) ... Jeddah, Saudi Arabia -Monday, March 27th 2017 [ar]  

With over 19 years presence in the Saudi local market, Juffali Technical Equipment Company (JTECO) has recently celebrated the opening of another new Showroom for the sales and promotion of Bosch Power Tools and Bosch Automotive Aftermarket Parts. The JTECO new premises is located at Kilo 14,...

Verizon and SES Trial Ultra HD Delivery LUXEMBOURG -Monday, March 27th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) today announced a collaborative agreement with Verizon (NYSE: VZ) aimed at driving the overall development of Ultra HD delivery solutions for Verizon Fios subscribers throughout the U.S. Verizon is among a recent wave of...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

BenQ Flagship Photographer Monitor SW320 Recaptures Vibrant Moments with High-Precision Colour and HDR Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, March 23rd 2017 [ar]  

Internationally renowned provider of digital lifestyle devices, BenQ announces the launch of their SW320 photographer monitor- a 31.5-inch 4K display with class-leading colour performance and High Dynamic Range (HDR) capability. Building on the success of its award-winning predecessor, BenQ sets...

International Government Communication Forum 2017 Convenes in Sharjah Sharjah, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, March 22nd 2017 [ar] [fr]  

The sixth International Government Communication Forum (IGCF 2017) concluded its first day of constructive dialogue, debate and engagement at the Expo Centre Sharjah, on a successful note. The event was officially inaugurated with a speech by the patron His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin...

AURAK Signs MoU with Hungarian University Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, March 22nd 2017 [ar] [fr]  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK), has signed a memorandum of understanding with Pázmány Péter Catholic University, becoming the Hungarian institution’s first partner within the UAE. Dr. Szuromi Szabolcs, president of the Hungarian university, travelled to the UAE to sign...

The New Vanta Handheld X-ray Fluorescence (XRF) Analyzer for RoHS and Consumer Safety Delivers Confidence when Screening... WALTHAM, Mass. -Wednesday, March 22nd 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Olympus’ latest addition to the Vanta™ series of handheld XRF analyzers is optimized to help ensure compliance with the Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive (RoHS) and local or international regulatory laws. Like every Vanta analyzer, this new model combines fast,...