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Polaris Financial Technology Limited’s Global Transaction Banking division (iGTB), provider of the world’s first complete Global Transaction Banking platform, congratulated Burgan Bank for winning the ‘Best Domestic Cash Management Bank of the Year’ award from the Asian Banking and Finance Magazine’s Wholesale Banking Awards 2014 in Singapore. K Srinivasan, EVP & Geography Head, Indian Subcontinent, Middle East and Africa (IMEA), Polaris Financial Technology, presented a plaque to Raed. Al"...Continue Reading >
By Sunday morning, the Al Ghuwaifat Border crossing logged in as many as 12,426 pilgrims returning to the UAE after completing their Hajj journey to the Holy Land. The Abu Dhabi Police has cooperated with the concerned authorities at the border point to ensure a speedy completion of all transactions and provide them with all means of comfort to alleviate their tiresome and long journey.
Major"...Continue Reading >
Hilton Worldwide (NYSE:HLT) today released its 2013-2014 corporate responsibility report. The report is Hilton Worldwide’s third corporate responsibility report, and its first since returning to public markets following a record-breaking initial public offering (IPO) in December 2013. The report highlights efforts, achievements and priorities across the four focus areas of Hilton Worldwide’s corporate responsibility strategy, Travel with Purpose: creating opportunities, strengthening communities, celebrating cultures"...Continue Reading >
GITEX TECHNOLOGY WEEK 2014
Posiflex Technology, Inc., a global leading brand in the design and manufacture of POS solutions and peripherals, today announces a new revolutionary mobile POS – MT-4008W. MT-4008W is specifically created for both retail and hospitality segments. It is an 8” tablet that supports MSR attachment, and can be integrated with the choice of a detachable pistol grip or a hand strap depending on the application. Moreover, an optional dock station allows the device to have the features and functionality as an all-in-one POS. This mobile POS is indispensable"......Continue Reading >
The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has launched three new procedural services via smart phones, which include issuance of short-term visit visas (for 30 days), renewal of citizens’ passports, and issuance of Certificates of Good Conduct (Criminal Status Certificates). Additionally, it has launched four informatics services for the civil defense sector. The new services are launched under the slogan “One Application… Multiple Services” and embody the UAE Smart Government initiative with constant follow-up"...Continue Reading >
Global satellite operator SES (NYSE Paris:SESG) (LuxX:SESG) has announced that it reaffirms its long-term commitment to the region through the opening of its Middle East office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
The Dubai office comprises an initial core team of highly-skilled employees in the fields of engineering, sales and business development, who in turn are supported"...Continue Reading >
Easy Taxi, the global taxi hailing service operating in KSA, Kuwait, Qatar, Bahrain and Jordan within the Middle East, has released research figures showing it helps KSA’s women contribute to the country’s GDP and economic future by being able to commute safely, securely, and with complete trust.
As per recent research, almost 80 percent of Easy Taxi’s"...Continue Reading >
Abu Dhabi Police (ADP), represented by the Traffic and Patrols Directorate, showcased the latest applications and integrated technological solutions at the Ministry of Interior’s (MoI) information technology exhibit at GITEX in the Dubai World Trade Centre. The showcased applications and solutions keep pace with the latest practices and intelligent traffic systems, which enhance traffic safety levels on the roads.
Brigadier"...Continue Reading >
Lt. General Saif Abdullah Al Sha’far, Undersecretary at the Ministry of Interior, visited the Ministry of Interior’s (MoI) exhibit at GITEX 2014 today, Monday. He listened to detailed explanations given by the supervisors of the exhibit regarding the showcased smart services and software that the ministry provides to the public. During his tour of a number of booths at the exhibition, Al Sha’far also reviewed the latest achievements showcased by other participating ministries, local departments, and major"...Continue Reading >
Pershing Square Holdings, Ltd.:
This announcement is an advertisement and does not constitute a prospectus for the purposes of the Prospectus Directive (as defined below) and, as such, does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to purchase securities. A prospectus prepared pursuant to the Prospectus Directive was approved by the Netherlands Authority for the Financial Markets (Stichting Autoriteit Financële Markten) (the"...Continue Reading >