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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...

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...

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...

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...

Strive Masiyiwa Group Executive Chairman and Founder of Econet confirmed as 150th speaker for 23rd World Energy... ISTANBUL -Thursday, February 25th 2016 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The 23rd World Energy Congress, which is taking place in Istanbul, between 9 and 13 October has announced Strive Masiyiwa, Group Executive Chairman and Founder, Econet, South Africa as the 150th speaker. Confirmed speakers also include Wang Binghua, Chairman, State Power...

"MOI" Council Discusses the Role of Parents in Protecting their Children from Delinquency ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates -Thursday, February 25th 2016 [ar]  

The Ministry of Interior’s Council, hosted in Bakhit Suwaidan Al Nuaimi’s house in Al Ain, stressed the need to pay attention to children’s behaviors associated with the use of modern technology, especially social media. This is to spare them the risks of it affecting their culture and...

SES and Panasonic Avionics Sign Milestone High Throughput Capacity Agreements to Provide Inflight Wi-Fi and TV over the... LUXEMBOURG -Thursday, February 25th 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG), one of the world’s leading satellite operators, and PANASONIC Avionics announced today two major, multi-year, High Throughput Satellite (HTS) capacity agreements serving aeronautical, maritime, and oil and gas markets across the...

SES-9 Ready for Launch on Falcon 9 from Cape Canaveral LUXEMBOURG & CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. -Thursday, February 25th 2016  

SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) announced today that its SES-9 satellite is ready to be launched tonight on a Falcon 9 rocket from the Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida. The launch window opens today at 6:46:14 pm East Coast time (0:46:14 am on 25 February Central European Time)....

Manipal Hospitals is the First in India to Adopt Masimo Patient SafetyNet™ IRVINE, Calif. & BENGALURU, India -Thursday, February 25th 2016 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that Manipal Hospitals is the first hospital in India to install Masimo Patient SafetyNet™, a remote monitoring and clinician notification system. “With Patient SafetyNet, we are now able to monitor a certain set of patients...

Research: Organisations Need to Leverage Collaboration Technology to Improve Their Competitive Position LONDON -Wednesday, February 24th 2016  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- New research published today by Dimension Data reveals that technology has failed to improve the competitive positioning of global organisations. This is one of the key findings in their 2016 Connected Enterprise Report. The Report provides an overview of the state of...

Panasonic Broadcasts Total Eclipse Live Using Solar Energy from Its Power Supply Container TERNATE, Indonesia -Wednesday, February 24th 2016 [ar]  

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- As Sumatra, Borneo and Sulawesi plunge into darkness during a rare total solar eclipse on the morning of March 9, 2016, Panasonic will deliver a live broadcast of the approximately 4-minute-long phenomenon from Ternate, an island in eastern Indonesia, using its Power Supply...