Study Compares Performance of Masimo Acoustic Respiration Rate (RRa®) and Nellcor Plethysmographic Respiration Rate in Volunteers August 1, 2017

(ME NewsWire)-- Masimo (NASDAQ: MASI) announced today that researchers at the Tokyo Women’s Medical University, Department of Anesthesiology, in Japan have published a study investigating the measurement of respiration rate in volunteers. Masimo acoustic respiration rate (Masimo), using the Masimo Radical-7® Pulse CO-Oximeter®, was studied alongside Nellcor plethysmographic respiration rate (Nellcor), using the Nellcor PM1000N.1 Dr. Kitsiripant and colleagues enrolled 50 healthy adult volunteers in the study. Respiration rate, pulse rate, and oxygen saturation (SpO2) values were measured using the two technologies: Nellcor respiration rate, pulse rate, and SpO2 on PM1000N (version were measured using an SpO2 adhesive sensor on the left index finger; Masimo respiration rate on Radical-7 (V.7910, processor V1.3.06i) was measured using the RAS-125c (rev D) acoustic sensor......

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SELECT GROUP Awards Main Contract for Jumeirah Living Marina GateAugust 1, 2017

UAE based Select Group has appointed ALEC, the multi award winning company for the main works of Jumeirah Living Marina Gate, its flagship waterfront development in Dubai Marina. The current contract valued at AED 600 million brings the total project value for The Residences at Marina Gate to AED 1.6 billion.

Launched in Q1,2017, Jumeirah Living Marina Gate is the third, and last tower within the"...

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DMS signs partnership with STEP GroupAugust 1, 2017

DMS - which serves as the official digital arm of Choueiri Group – has partnered with STEP Group – a leading digital and new media company in the Middle East, with offices in Dubai, Beirut and Cairo. The tie-up with DMS will focus on harnessing the full potential of STEP Group’s modern digital news and entertainment platforms to benefit the communication needs of regional advertisers. DMS will have the exclusive representation rights to sell advertising space for STEP Group’s current platforms (StepFeed"...

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Susman Godfrey LLP and Hausfeld LLP Announce a $120 Million Settlement That Impacts Individuals and Institutions Who Owned a U.S. Dollar LIBOR-Based Instrument Between August 2007 and May 2010August 1, 2017

(ME NewsWire)-- The following is being released by Susman Godfrey LLP and Hausfeld LLP.

There is a Settlement with Barclays Bank that impacts individuals and institutions that entered into over-the-counter financial derivative and non-derivative instruments directly with Barclays or a Non-Settling Defendant that received payments tied to U.S. Dollar LIBOR. Barclays and the Non-Settling Defendants"...

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Inteva Products Receives International Innovation Award for Structurally Integrated Panoramic Sliding Sunroof August 1, 2017

(ME NewsWire)-- Inteva Products, LLC, a leading global Tier One automotive supplier of engineered components and systems, received its second consecutive innovation award in the annual Innovation Awards program sponsored by the European Association of Automotive Suppliers (CLEPA). This year’s recognition was for Inteva’s structurally integrated panoramic sliding sunroof developed in cooperation with Daimler for the Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe.


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Versum Materials and NuMat Technologies to Commercialize Next-Generation Adsorbent Technology for Delivery of Dopant GasesAugust 1, 2017

(ME NewsWire)-- Versum Materials, Inc. (NYSE: VSM), a leading global materials supplier to the semiconductor industry, and NuMat Technologies, a pioneer in the design and integration of atomically-engineered materials into gas delivery, separation and purification systems, today announced a global, commercial agreement to offer a new line of products for the safe storage and delivery of dopant gases such as arsine, phosphine and boron trifluoride. The new product line is called ION-X® and is based on revolutionary Metal Organic Frameworks (MOFs), which can selectively adsorb, store and safely deliver ultrahigh purity gases at sub-atmospheric pressures. ION-X® offers performance advantages over traditional carbon-based adsorbent technology used in the ion implant processes for the manufacture of semiconductor devices. Jim Minicucci, general manager for Versum's Process Materials, Asia commented, 'NuMat and Versum are combining their respective leadership positions, with NuMat manufacturing the proprietary MOFs and Versum harnessing its world-class global......

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SES Government Solutions Lands Additional MEO Beam Task Order with U.S. Department of DefenseAugust 1, 2017

(ME NewsWire)-- SES announced today that SES Government Solutions (SES GS), a wholly owned subsidiary of SES, signed a five-year task order with the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD). Under the agreement, an additional satellite beam will enable access to real-time information for better-informed, life-saving decisions in the field for key U.S. Government end-users. The additional connectivity will be provided via SES’s Medium Earth Orbit (MEO) O3b fleet as part"...

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Eagle Hills Jordan begins leasing of The Skyline Luxury Retail August 1, 2017

Private real estate development and investment company Eagle Hills Jordan recently commenced the leasing of retail space ‘The Skyline Luxury Retail’ within the podium of the iconic 37-floor building that houses W Amman and The Skyline Residences serviced by W Amman, which is primly located in Amman’s new central business district of Abdali.


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Jordan makes 'considerable progress', challenges remain -- IMF August 1, 2017

Jordan’s economy is expected to grow by 2.3 per cent in 2017, according to projections by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), which highlighted the challenging environment facing the Jordanian economy, including below-potential economic growth, high unemployment and difficult social conditions.

In a report on its website following the conclusion of the Article IV consultation with Jordan, the IMF said inflation in the Kingdom is expected to"...

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Jordan signs 107.5m euro agreement with Germany August 1, 2017

Jordan and Germany on Monday signed several agreements for grants and soft loans to support development projects in the Kingdom.

With the German support totalling 107.5 million euros, Minister of Planning and International Cooperation Imad Fakhoury noted that 83.5 million euros are earmarked as grants, while around 24 million euros will be provided as soft loans to support a number of development schemes.


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