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Fetchr Secures $41 Million In Series B Funding Led By New Enterprise Associates, To Continue Disrupting The Traditional... Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, May 16th 2017 [ar]  

Fetchr, a delivery-business and consumer technology app dedicated to disrupting shipping by eliminating the need for a traditional address, using its patented mobile technology solutions, today announced that it has raised $41 million in a Series B financing round led by New Enterprise...

Peter Bodin named Global CEO-elect of Grant Thornton  LONDON -Tuesday, May 16th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Peter Bodin will lead Grant Thornton International Ltd (GTIL), the global entity of one of the world’s leading professional services networks with 47,000 people at member firms in over 130 countries, it was announced today. Bodin, the former CEO of Grant Thornton Sweden, will...

International Fund for Houbara Conservation Receives Honorary Award at Fes Meknes Economic Forum in Morocco ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, May 16th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

The International Fund for Houbara Conservation (IFHC) received an honorary award at the Fes Meknes Economic Forum that was held for the first time this year between May 10th to 12th in Fes, Morocco and organized by the Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Services of Fes Meknes. The Fund was...

SES Industry Days Opens its Tenth Edition Focused on Innovating Video Delivery LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, May 16th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today the opening of its annual Industry Days conference. The event, rebranded into “iD17” and taking place on 16 and 17 May at Luxembourg Congress, is focusing on the theme “Innovating Video Delivery” for its tenth...

Ascend Performance Materials Returns to Chinaplas to Showcase Vydyne® PA66 Portfolio  HOUSTON -Tuesday, May 16th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Ascend Performance Materials, the largest fully integrated producer of PA66 resin, will exhibit a range of products for automotive, home and commercial and industrial applications at Chinaplas 2017. Ascend manufactures specialized formulations of PA66 for use in automotive...

LG and SES to Demonstrate 4K High Frame Rate Technology at SES Industry Days  LUXEMBOURG -Tuesday, May 16th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) and LG Electronics (LG) will demonstrate OLED TV’s cutting-edge 4K High Frame Rate (HFR) broadcast at the tenth SES Industry Days conference in Luxembourg on 16 and 17 May. The 4K HFR content will be transmitted live via an ASTRA...

Kennedy Wilson Announces Sale of 130,000 Sq Ft Office Building to J.P. Morgan as First Occupier at Its Capital Dock... BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. & DUBLIN -Monday, May 15th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global real estate investment company Kennedy Wilson (NYSE:KW), in a joint venture with Fairfax Financial Holdings Limited and the National Asset Management Agency (‘NAMA’) today announces that J.P. Morgan Bank (Ireland) plc (‘J.P. Morgan’) is to become the first major...

UNITE With Tomorrowland Dubai Unveils a Spectacular Artist Line-Up to Perform LIVE at Festival City Arena Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, May 15th 2017 [ar]  

  UNITE with Tomorrowland Dubai unleashes the full force of its power packed line-up for the first-of-its-kind event in Dubai. The thrilling artist and DJ line-up for this magical party stars some of the most sought-after names in the EDM world - Martin Solveig, Franky Rizardo, Tom Swoon,...

GIIS Abu Dhabi Launches STEM-ROBOTICS Learning Lab by giving free STEM kits ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Monday, May 15th 2017 [ar]  

Global International Indian School (GIIS) Abu Dhabi will soon launch STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Learning Programme for all its students from grades 3 to 9.  Schools across 112 nations have implemented STEM Learning in order to help students learn through activities...

BenQ Flagship Photographer Monitor SW320 Recaptures Vibrant Moments with High Precision Colour and HDR Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, May 15th 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...

Nominations Now Open for TMS Awards Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, May 15th 2017 [ar]  

The Maritime Standard Awards 2017, which take place at Atlantis, The Palm, Dubai on Monday October 23rd, will be a glittering, high quality event with key decision makers from across the Middle East and the Indian Subcontinent in attendance. It is an occasion organised by The Maritime Standard...

SES-10 Satellite Fully Operational over Latin America LUXEMBOURG -Monday, May 15th 2017  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES (Euronext Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that the SES-10 satellite is now fully operational at 67 degrees West and will be serving the thriving markets in the Latin America region. SES-10 was launched on 30 March 2017 from NASA’s Kennedy Space Centre in...

DMS Outperforms Global Branded Content Engagement Benchmarks by 67%. Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, May 14th 2017 [ar]  

Digital Media Services (DMS), a Choueiri Group brand, was recently featured as a case study example by its Native Advertising tech partner “Polar”, who denoted DMS’ success as a regional leader which has gone-on to outperform global branded content engagement benchmarks by 67%. Premium...

Prime Minister Gaston Browne Encourages International Interest in Antigua and Barbuda Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, May 14th 2017 [ar]  

In recent news, Prime Minister Gaston Browne has encouraged international interest in the rapidly developing country of Antigua and Barbuda. The country is poised to welcome large brands into the economy to partner in mutually beneficial investments. PM Browne released this statement in...

AURAK Signs MoU with University of Illinois Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates -Saturday, May 13th 2017 [ar] [fr]  

The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the University of Illinois, converting the U.S.-based university into its latest international partner. The agreement, which was initiated by AURAK’s School of Engineering and the Department of...

Festival City's IMAGINE Show with Panasonic Projectors Receives Second Guinness World Record  DUBAI, United Arab Emirates -Saturday, May 13th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Guinness World Records recognized IMAGINE, the latest multimedia attraction in Dubai, for the World's Largest Permanent Projection Mapping after a three-month successful run, using over 60 Panasonic projectors covering approximately 4,857 square meter of projection area on the...

TSYS Signs Payments Agreement with QIIB  COLUMBUS, Ga. -Saturday, May 13th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- TSYS (NYSE: TSS) announced today that it has signed an agreement with Qatar International Islamic Bank (QIIB) to license PRIME 4, the latest version of TSYS’ future-focused PRIME payment solutions platform. QIIB is an award-winning Islamic bank that will leverage PRIME as...

NEORIS Announces Strategic Global Expansion  MIAMI -Friday, May 12th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- NEORIS, a global business and IT consulting company, today announced a geographical expansion with the opening of two new Digital Laboratories in Prague, Czech Republic and Gurgaon, India. The strategic move further strengthens its Global Delivery Network to assist European and...

SERMO Unveils First Global Physician-to-Physician Drug Ratings Tool  NEW YORK -Thursday, May 11th 2017 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SERMO, the largest global social network for physicians with 650,000 members worldwide, today announced the groundbreaking new “Drug Ratings” tool. Drug Ratings is the first and only global peer-to-peer prescription drug review system sourced exclusively from verified...

BenQ Paving the Way for Smarter Education ... Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, May 11th 2017 [ar]  

BenQ, the internationally recognized leader in Interactive Flat Panel (IFP) for schools and offices participated at BETT 2017. To showcase the advanced classroom solution with its RP series that allows ideas to be captured and shared on the fly in real time and new range of Dustproof Projectors....