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Dr. Michael’s Dental Clinic in Dubai Welcomes New School Projects Coordinator Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, January 19th 2016 [ar]  

Dr. Michael’s Dental Clinic, the leading and most advanced dental health care provider in the region, welcomes new School Projects Coordinator Dr. Sosan Fatima to its team of dental experts. Dr. Sosan graduated with a BDS from Tamil Nadu Dr. MGR Medical University in 2011. She is a team...

AGCO’s 5th Africa Summit Calls for Inclusive and Sustainable Growth in African Agriculture DULUTH, Ga. -Tuesday, January 19th 2016 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- AGCO (NYSE: AGCO), a global leader in the design, manufacture and distribution of agricultural machinery and solutions, today held its fifth annual AGCO Africa Summit in Berlin, Germany. The Summit is a joint initiative of AGCO, Bayer CropScience, Rabobank and De Lage Landen....

Zayed Future Energy Prize Recognises Nine New Winners ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, January 19th 2016 [ar] [fr]  

Former Prime Minister of Norway, Dr. Gro Harlem Brundtland, yesterday received the Lifetime Achievement Award of the Zayed Future Energy Prize at an awards ceremony in Abu Dhabi. Dr. Brundtland, Deputy Chair of The Elders and Vice Chair of the United Nations Foundation, was recognised for her...

Perfect Corp.’s Award-winning Digital Makeover App “YouCam Makeup” Achieves 100 Million Downloads 17 Months after... NEW YORK. -Monday, January 18th 2016 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Perfect Corp. is proud to announce that YouCam Makeup has achieved the monumental 100 million download milestone worldwide for iOS and Android, making it the most downloaded digital makeover app in the world. YouCam Makeup has not only become one of the “Super Apps” in...

MoI Council Raises Awareness against Internet Risks ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Monday, January 18th 2016 [ar]  

Participants in the Ministry of Interior’s Council hosted by UAE national Al Muta’ared Saif Al Afari at his residence in Al Ain under the theme “The Risks of Internet Use on the Youths’ Thought,” recommended developing public policies among stakeholders, in coordination with Abu Dhabi...

The impact of hot weather on the cornea and how to treat it Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, January 18th 2016 [ar]  

High temperatures, extremely bright sunlight, hot air currents, and dry air are all factors that have direct impacts on the body in general and the eyes in particular. Individuals in areas where summer heat doesn’t exceed 35 degrees can feel these changes, so what would be impacts of these...

Juma Al Majid’s Home Appliances Service Department Receives Four Awards from Samsung Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Monday, January 18th 2016 [ar]  

The Juma Al Majid Group Home Appliances Service Department received four awards from Samsung in recognition of its performance in achieving the Samsung customer Service Level Parameters (KPIs) for 2015 with consistent performance over the years. The awards highlight the strong value for...

Turkey’s Leading Retailer Boyner Group Chooses Dassault Systèmes’ “My Collection” Industry Solution Experience... VELIZY-VILLACOUBLAY, France & NEW YORK -Monday, January 18th 2016 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Dassault Systèmes (Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA), the 3DEXPERIENCE Company, world leader in 3D design software, 3D Digital Mock Up and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, today announced that Boyner Group, the leading retail company in Turkey, is using the “My...

MoI Launches the Trial Phase of “Hemayati” Smart Bracelet ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, January 17th 2016 [ar]  

The Smart Government Program at the Ministry of Interior (MoI) launched the trial phase for “Hemayati” project which reflects the efforts of the Ministry to support innovation; especially smart technologies and devices that promote creativity in providing smart governmental...

Traffic and Patrols Directorate at Abu Dhabi Police Organizes Awareness Lectures for School Bus Drivers on Safe... ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Sunday, January 17th 2016 [ar]  

In line with the Traffic Awareness Plan for 2016, the Traffic and Patrols Directorate at the Abu Dhabi Police spread awareness among 180 school bus drivers of Emirates Transport.   Colonel Jamal Salem Al Ameri, Chief of Public Relations Section at the Traffic and Patrols Directorate, Abu...

Samsung Bioepis Enters the European Biopharmaceutical Market with Benepali®, the First Fusion Protein Biosimilar... INCHEON, Korea -Sunday, January 17th 2016  

In just under four years, Samsung Bioepis develops, tests and receives regulatory approval for Benepali®, the first etanercept biosimilar in the European Union The European Commission approval applies to all 28 European Union member states as well as the European Economic Area member...

Saif Bin Zayed Attends a Celebration by Al Shamesi Family ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Saturday, January 16th 2016 [ar]  

Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior attended a celebration held yesterday, Friday by Hamad Saeed Bal’abda Al Shamesi, to celebrate the return of his son Abdullah from a successful medical trip abroad.   The celebration was held...

23 People Injured in 96-car Pile-up due to Fog in Al Ain ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Saturday, January 16th 2016 [ar]  

Twenty three people sustained minor injuries in four separate accidents involving a total of 96 vehicles on the Abu Dhabi – Al Ain road on Saturday morning due to low horizontal visibility during thick fog.   Brigadier Khalifa Mohammed Al Khaiaili, Deputy Director of the Abu Dhabi...

MoI Council Calls for Reinforcing Legal Culture on Cyber Crimes ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Saturday, January 16th 2016 [ar]  

Participants in the Ministry of Interior’s Council hosted by UAE national Suhail Shaheen Al Marar at his residence in Khalifa City in Abu Dhabi stressed the need to reinforce legal culture on cyber crime amongst all segments of society and age groups. This can be achieved via the different...

Khalifa Student Empowerment Program Launches “Aqdar” Initiatives to Promote Reading Skills ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Saturday, January 16th 2016 [ar]  

Under the auspices of Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, the Khalifa Student Empowerment Program launched “Aqdar” initiatives to promote the literacy skills. The initiative is a part of the efforts to mark 2016 as...

ADP Reinforce Community Participation with Citizens at Al Bateen Council ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Friday, January 15th 2016 [ar]  

The Abu Dhabi Police reiterated their unrelenting keenness and commitment to enhance communication with citizens via different communication channels and community councils. This approach embodies the directives of police leadership to further reinforce community participation to help achieve...

ADP Traffic and Patrols Directorate Reiterates Warning about the Dangers of Playing in Streets ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Friday, January 15th 2016 [ar]  

The Traffic and Patrols Directorate at the Abu Dhabi Police reiterated their warning about the dangers associated with the self-balancing two-wheel electric scooters (hoverboards), which is growing in popularity across the UAE. The directorate urged parents to make sure these devices are...

Security Media launches the #Wba’den_Wayak hashtag ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, January 14th 2016 [ar]  

The Security Media Department at the Security Support Directorate General, the General Secretariat of the Office of H.H Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, represented by the Social Media Center and the TV Branch, recently launched an awareness initiative using the hashtag...

GE Healthcare, FedDev Ontario Commit CAD $40M for New CCRM-Led Centre to Solve Cell Therapy Manufacturing Challenges CHALFONT ST. GILES, England & TORONTO -Wednesday, January 13th 2016 [ar] [fr]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- GE Healthcare, the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), and the Centre for Commercialization of Regenerative Medicine (CCRM) are building a centre for advanced therapeutic cell technologies in Toronto with an investment of CAD $40M from GE...

Security Media Platform… Innovative Operations Room to Monitor Emergency Events in Abu Dhabi ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Wednesday, January 13th 2016 [ar]  

Major Fawaz Ali: “The platform will serve as a field liaison between police and media outlets”                         The Abu Dhabi Police announced that their media platform is the first innovative, integrated and comprehensive operations room in the region. The platform...