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The Board of Directors of Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.50 per share of outstanding common stock. The dividend is payable on July 10, 2015 to stockholders of record at the close of business on June 3, 2015.
Schlumberger is the world’s leading supplier of technology, integrated project management and information solutions to customers working in the oil and gas industry worldwide. Employing approximately 120,000 people representing over 140 nationalities"......Continue Reading >
Government institutions and departments’ staff members and the various society segments in Al Ain City benefitted from the introductory campaign regarding the Traffic Black Points Reduction Program, aimed at boosting traffic safety awareness. The campaign, organized by the Police Follow-up Department, at the General Secretariat of the Office of H.H Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, in collaboration with Al Ain Police Directorate, included awareness-raising and educational lectures held at the Department"...Continue Reading >
In a ceremony held at the Civil Defense academy, Major General Jassem Al Marzouqui, Commander-in-Chief of the Civil Defense at the Ministry of Interior, adorned a number of officers at the Abu Dhabi Civil Defense General Directorate with their new ranks. The officers were promoted by virtue of the Ministerial Resolution that Lt. General HH Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, has recently issued.
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Changes name to Erin Energy Corporation
New ticker symbol “ERN”
Announces 1:6 reverse stock split
CAMAC Energy Inc. (NYSE MKT:CAK) (the “Company”) will implement a reverse stock split of its common stock pursuant to which each six shares of common stock will be converted into one share of common stock, effective as of 5:00 p.m. Eastern time on Wednesday, April 22, 2015.
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ISACA today introduced a portfolio of new cybersecurity certifications that are the first to combine skills-based training with performance-based exams and certifications. The seven new Cybersecurity Nexus (CSX) certifications help professionals build and evolve their careers in a constantly changing field and help close the skills gap for employers. Global Knowledge, a leading IT and business skills training provider, is ISACA’s first authorized training provider for the"......Continue Reading >
International survey assessed EGFR mutation testing rates and treatment practices for advanced non-small cell lung cancer patients
• For nearly one in four lung cancer patients tested for EGFR mutations, results were not available in time to guide treatment decisions
• Half of all oncologists surveyed stated that their treatment decision was not guided by a patient’s"...Continue Reading >
The World Bank has approved a $50 million assistance package to Jordan to enhance access to finance for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs).
The project, approved earlier this month by the World Bank's board of directors, "will reach out to underserved governorates and marginalised segments of society and increase financing for start-up businesses", the bank said in a statement posted on its website.
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His Majesty King Abdullah on Wednesday underscored the pivotal role of the information and communications technology sector in supporting the national economy.
During a meeting with ICT sector representatives at Al Husseiniya Palace, the King stressed the importance of developing the sector and investing in it further, according to a Royal Court statement.
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Debts owed to the Jordan Petroleum Refinery Company ( JPRC ) total around JD811 million, its CEO said Wednesday.
EastNets, a leading global provider of compliance and payments solutions for the financial services industry recently gathered top bank executives at the Marriott Hotel in Amman, Jordan for a seminar on the deployment ofthe Automated Clearing House (ACH) – an electronic funds-transfer system – and meeting the ACH regulations imposed by the Central Bank of Jordan.
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