TECHNOLOGY

Julphar Reports First Six Months EarningsAugust 16, 2017

Julphar, the largest generic pharmaceutical manufacturer in Middle East and North Africa (MENA), announced sales revenue of AED 639 million in the first semester of the year 2017. The company posted a net profit of AED 64 million.

Julphar’s Chairman, His Highness Sheikh Faisal Bin Saqr Al Qasimi, said: “Julphar is now moving forward towards achieving its objectives for 2020 to stay at the top of the regional market. We are very proud"...

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CMB Successfully Goes-Live on Murex’s MX.3 Platform August 16, 2017

Murex, a global leader in trading, risk management and processing solutions, is pleased to announce the successful launch of the MX.3 platform at China Merchants Bank (CMB). As one of China’s largest commercial banks, CMB financial market department currently averages 8,000 trades per day with a portfolio of 320,000 live trades on MX.3.

CMB decided to launch the project to implement an enterprise-wide solution for their capital markets teams"...

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Toshiba Wins Buyers Lab's Summer 2017 PickAugust 15, 2017

Toshiba Tec Corporation (TOKYO: 6588) announces that its e-STUDIO4508A has earned Keypoint Intelligence - Buyers Lab's Summer 2017 Pick. Toshiba's latest monochrome product surpassed comparable multifunction peripherals (MFPs) in reliability, usability, security, value and features during six months of rigorous, side-by-side product testing. Keypoint Intelligence-Buyers Lab presents its 'Pick' awards twice annually to acknowledge the best hardware and software offerings in specific product categories. Its unique and comprehensive testing assesses a wide range of features and performance factors that are most important for buyers. “The Toshiba e-STUDIO4508A offers excellent reliability and a feature set that is designed to enhance end-user productivity,” said Keypoint Intelligence Associate Director George Mikolay. “Users can create and access driver profiles to streamline frequently recurring print chores, while one-touch templates and the Simple Scan and Simple Copy menus make scan and copy jobs a cinch.” The industry-recognized......

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Dubai Health Authority Implements Masimo Patient SafetyNet™August 14, 2017

(ME NewsWire)-- Masimo (NASDAQ:MASI) announced today that the Dubai Health Authority (DHA), the government organization that oversees the healthcare systems of Dubai, is augmenting its current inventory of Masimo equipment and technology with the implementation of Masimo Patient SafetyNet™*, a supplemental remote monitoring and clinician notification system, at two hospitals in Dubai. Masimo Patient SafetyNet enables information from bedside monitors, such as Masimo Root® with the Radical-7® or wearable Radius-7® Pulse CO-Oximeter®, to be accessible from a central viewing station. When changes occur in measured values, which may indicate deterioration in a patient’s condition, Patient SafetyNet automatically sends wireless alerts directly to clinicians, wherever they may be. In addition, Patient SafetyNet can automate the transfer of patient data, including admission......

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Students from 18 Countries Announce Their Proposals for a Better Future at Panasonic KWN Global Summit 2017 in TokyoAugust 10, 2017

(ME NewsWire)-- Panasonic Corporation held the KWN Global Summit 2017, and the children participating from 18 countries and region presented their ideas under the title of 'Our Proposal For A Better Future.' The children's ideas included a society where people help each other and recognize diversity, a society where individuals can live the way they want to, a society without inequality, and a society that develops technologies that allow people to live in happiness."...

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FDA Allows WIN Consortium to Proceed with Targeted Tri-Therapy Clinical Trial in First Line Treatment of Metastatic Non Small Cell Lung CancerAugust 10, 2017

(ME NewsWire)-- WIN Consortium (WIN) received the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA)’s approval to start the clinical investigation of a novel therapeutic approach using a combination of three targeted therapies for the first line treatment of patients with advanced Non Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC). The Survival Prolongation by Rationale Innovative Genomics (SPRING) trial will aim to enroll patients who are usually offered first line platinum-based chemotherapy. Patients"...

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IBC2017 Offers Insights into Future Technologies Set to Transform the User Experience August 9, 2017

Visitors to IBC2017 will be able to immerse themselves in a world of cutting edge technologies, with a host of opportunities to learn about the accelerating trends that are enhancing, customising or otherwise transforming the user experience (UX).

Media and broadcast professionals should not miss the Business Transformation conference session entitled ‘Broadcast is about to be transformed’, with speakers from Google, Freeview Australia,"...

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New GSMA Report Highlights Risks of Implementing Wholesale Open Access NetworksAugust 8, 2017

The GSMA today announced the findings of a new report, “Wholesale Open Access Networks”, which examines the performance of the wholesale open access network (WOAN) model (also known as single wholesale network or SWN) in five markets around the world: Kenya, Mexico, Russia, Rwanda and South Africa. This report, which follows up on a 2014 study that assessed the potential economic case for implementing the wholesale network model, found that, in the countries examined, there was only one network rolled out, with"...

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UJ’s website ranked top in region August 8, 2017

The Webometrics, a ranking system of the world’s universities based on their websites, ranked Jordan University (UJ) first regionally, the Jordan News Agency, Petra, reported on Monday.

UJ was ranked in the top 1 per cent of universities in the Arab world, among 987 universities and in the top 5 per cent of universities worldwide between the 27,764 listed universities.

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Study Evaluates Performance of Masimo SpHb® in Trauma Patients with Low Hemoglobin LevelsAugust 7, 2017

[ AETOS Wire ] -- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today the findings of a recently published study in which researchers at Cairo University in Egypt evaluated the performance of Masimo SpHb®, noninvasive, continuous hemoglobin measurement, in trauma patients with low hemoglobin levels.1 In the prospective, observational study, Dr. Gamal and colleagues sought to evaluate SpHb measurements on trauma patients with low hemoglobin levels (below 8 g/dL) because trauma patients are “vulnerable to frequent blood transfusion.” They enrolled 70 adult patients with hemoglobin levels lower than 8 g/dL who were admitted to the emergency department (ED) of Cairo University Hospital and scheduled for surgical intervention. While in the ED, the patients’ SpHb was continuously monitored using a Masimo Radical-7® Pulse CO-Oximeter®, with initial baseline measurement recorded as......

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