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Licensing Department Introduces Services through Smart Apps and “Sahel”

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Tuesday, March 31st 2015 [ME NewsWire]

The Vehicles and Drivers Licensing Department at Abu Dhabi Police has introduced the uses of the “Sahel” device and the services offered through UAE- MOI, the Ministry of Interior’s App. The department showcased “Sahel” at the Al Hilal Auto Festival, recently held at the Abu Dhabi Corniche, and urged the public to utilize the modern technologies and smart phones to complete their transactions.

At the Festival, the department introduced the attendees to the importance of using the device and to the services of the smart apps. Department staff installed the app onto the phone of some of the attendees’ phones and distributed user manuals.

The exhibition, organized by the Licensing Department as a part of the Festival, displayed the evolution of the number plates, r ... Read more »

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ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Tuesday, March 31st 2015 [ME NewsWire]

Colonel Mohammed Ibrahim Al Bairaq, Director General of Police Operations at Umm Al Quwain Police General Headquarters (GHQ) indicated that reports of theft across all police stations are generally very limited. During the period between the beginning of 2015 and the end of March, no more than 10 reports were received; with most reports due to minor theft in homes.

The Umm Al Quwain Police GHQ warned against spreading false rumors and any unreliable news that can be disruptive and negatively impact social, cultural, economic, and security levels. The Umm Al Quwain Police GHQ additionally emphasized that the gossip that has been circulating amongst the people of Umm Al Quwain regarding thefts in the emirate is based purely on rumors, and only confuses citizens and residents in the country.  

Colonel Al Bairaq also called upon residents and citizens not to spread unreliable informatio ... Read more »

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Within a New Vision of “Instagram-MOIUAE”

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Saturday, March 28th 2015 [ME NewsWire]

The Security Media Department at the General Secretariat of the Office of H.H Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, represented by the Social Media Center, launched the “Insta-Meylas” initiative, inspired by the lifestyle of the Emirati community. By paying attention to the comments of the public and their interaction with the different topics posted by the center, “#insta_meylas” will become an interactive platform for understanding public opinion, within a fresh modern vision of the MoI’s Instagram account (Instagram-moiuae).

The initiative, which avails of innovative creative approaches, aims at promoting the interactive relation with the public, within a modernized framework that caters to the needs and requirements of the young generation through the various MoI’s social media channe ... Read more »

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RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C. & MADISON, N.J - Tuesday, March 31st 2015 [ME NewsWire]

    Combines the complementary strengths and scale of leading biopharmaceutical services and diagnostic information services providers
    New entity creates superior value proposition through the depth and scale of its capabilities, services and expertise
    Business to help biopharmaceutical customers bring new drug therapies to market and support precision medicine
    Joint venture would have generated approximately $575 million in revenues in 2014
    Quintiles will own 60% and Quest Diagnostics will own 40% of the joint venture
    Investor teleconference scheduled for March 31 at 8:30 a.m. ET

(BUSINESS WIRE) -- Quintiles and Quest Diagnostics today announced a definitive agreement to form a global clinical trials laboratory services business. By combinin ... Read more »

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 For just the third time in company’s 40-year history, Printronix announces new CEO, Werner Heid, effective March 30th, 2015

IRVINE, Calif. - Tuesday, March 31st 2015 [ME NewsWire]

(BUSINESS WIRE) - Printronix, Inc. announced its Board of Directors has appointed Werner Heid as the company’s next Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board effective immediately. Werner succeeds Randy Eisenbach, who is retiring as Chief Executive Officer and member of the Board.

“Leadership succession planning has been a key effort by the Board upon Randy’s decision to retire and we are excited to have Werner join the team. After an extensive search, we found a proven leader with deep printing industry expertise from his 12 years in senior executive roles at Hewlett Packard’s printer division and with strong CEO experience while at Iomega and Proxima. We look forward to working with Werner and the rest of the leadership team to continue th ... Read more »

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Luxembourg. - Wednesday, April 1st 2015 [ME NewsWire]

(BUSINESS WIRE) SES S.A. (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) today announced that BBC Global News Ltd has signed a long-term agreement to broadcast its international news channel free-to-air in High Definition (HD) on ASTRA at 19.2 degrees East.

The channel, an HD version of BBC World News in English, will be broadcast at 19.2 degrees East starting on April 1st on a multiplex operated and uplinked by SES from its headquarters in Betzdorf, Luxembourg.

SES reports that over 47 million, some 52% of European satellite homes, are now watching television in HD, more than half of which are served by the satellites at the 19.2 degrees East orbital position. In 2014, SES broadcast over 1,800 HD channels globally, and more than 500 in Europe.

"We are delighted that the BBC has chosen ASTRA 19.2E for the HD distribution of its premier international news channel,” said Ferdinand Kayser, Chief Commercial O ... Read more »

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ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Sunday, March 29th 2015 [ME NewsWire]

On Sunday morning, the activities of the GCC Security Education and Training Forum kicked off at the Park Rotana Hotel in Abu Dhabi under the slogan “Competency Based Police Training”. The UAE is hosting this event for the first time and is organized by the Police College in cooperation with the Secretariat General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). The five-day forum will witness the participation of cadets from police colleges, academies, and institutes from the GCC states.

Lieutenant Colonel Khaled Abdullah Al Khouri, Police College Deputy Director, attended the forum’s inauguration ceremony alongside department heads, a number of officers, Police College faculty; and officers form police colleges, academies, and institutes in the GCC states.

Lieutenant Colonel Al Khouri noted in his speech that the education and training sector in the GCC has witnessed unpreceden ... Read more »

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