The Dubai Police Council of People of Determination partners with the ENTERTAINER business to gift employees with VIP access to its popular app, the ENTERTAINER

The Dubai Police Council of People of Determination partners with the ENTERTAINER business to gift employees with VIP access to its popular app, the ENTERTAINER

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): The Dubai Police Council of People of Determination has partnered with the ENTERTAINER business, a leading provider of loyalty solutions, to offer its employees VIP access to the ENTERTAINER. The Dubai Police aims to promote inclusivity through The Dubai Police Council of People of Determination which encourages all employees to champion a culture of mutual respect. Mr Saif Al Falasi, Chairman of the Council of People of Determination in Dubai Police, said: “We’re committed to ensuring The Dubai Police is inclusive, where individual differences are valued.…

OPEC Fund Supports Post-COVID-19 African Infrastructure With $50m Loan to Africa Finance Corporation

OPEC Fund Supports Post-COVID-19 African Infrastructure With m Loan to Africa Finance Corporation

VIENNA–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– The OPEC Fund for International Development (the OPEC Fund) and Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) have signed a $50 million loan agreement to help finance and build infrastructure needed for Africa’s post-COVID recovery. This represents the first direct financing co-operation between the two institutions. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20210127005070/en/ The proceeds of the 10-year loan to AFC will help address the continent’s well-known infrastructure financing gap. The loan will also support increased financial flows to Africa and contribute to COVID-19 recovery efforts in…

ServiceNow Helps Solve Challenges to Quickly Vaccinate People Against COVID-19

ServiceNow Helps Solve Challenges to Quickly Vaccinate People Against COVID-19

SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— ServiceNow (NYSE: NOW), the leading digital workflow company that makes work, work better for people, today announced new workflow solutions to help organizations get people vaccinated quickly. These solutions address vaccine management challenges at scale by removing logistical barriers to speed up the immunization process. The State of North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services and NHS Scotland are among the more than 100 organizations currently working with ServiceNow on their vaccine management efforts.  “Quickly developing effective vaccines was the world’s first challenge, and the…

U.S.-U.A.E. Business Council Names Dr. Tomislav Mihaljevic, CEO and President of Cleveland Clinic, Co-Chairman of Board of Directors

U.S.-U.A.E. Business Council Names Dr. Tomislav Mihaljevic, CEO and President of Cleveland Clinic, Co-Chairman of Board of Directors

WASHINGTON–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire) – Today, the U.S.-U.A.E. Business Council named Dr. Tomislav Mihaljevic, Chief Executive Officer and President of Cleveland Clinic, as Co- Chairman of its Board of Directors. Dr. Mihaljevic joins H.E. Waleed al Mokarrab Al Muhairi, Deputy Group CEO of Mubadala Investment Company, who serves as Co-Chairman of the Council. In his current role as CEO and President, Dr. Mihaljevic leads the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic, a $10 billion healthcare system that includes a main campus in Cleveland, Ohio, 18 hospitals, more than 220 outpatient sites, and facilities in Florida, Nevada, Toronto, Abu…

UAEREP Launches Fourth Cycle and Starts Receiving Project Proposals

UAEREP Launches Fourth Cycle and Starts Receiving Project Proposals

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates,  The UAE Research Program for Rain Enhancement Science (UAEREP) announced the launch of its fourth cycle at the fifth International Rain Enhancement Forum (IREF), convened virtually under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs. Submissions are open to innovative project proposals from across the globe. The program offers a grant of up to US$1.5 million, distributed over three years with a maximum annual amount of $550,000 for each winning research proposal in…

Tesla or Bitcoin? Two ground-breaking assets of the “covid-era”

Tesla or Bitcoin? Two ground-breaking assets of the “covid-era”

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): Tesla and Bitcoin prices have had a strong rally, making it one of the best-performing assets in 2020. Tesla joined the prestigious Standard & Poor’s 500 stock index on December 21 after posting five consecutive quarters of profit. $TSLA surpassed Facebook regarding market value, becoming the fifth most valuable company in the S&P 500. The recent Bitcoin rally boosted after the US-based online payments company PayPal allowed its customers to use virtual currency on its network. During the last week, Bitcoin dropped more than 10%…

SNC-Lavalin awarded Compliance Leader Verification™ from The Ethisphere Institute

SNC-Lavalin awarded Compliance Leader Verification™ from The Ethisphere Institute

Dubai, United Arab Emirates: (AETOSWire) – SNC-Lavalin is pleased to announce that it has earned the coveted Compliance Leader Verification for 2021-2022, extending an earlier 2019-2020 verification, from The Ethisphere Institute, a global leader in defining and advancing the standards of ethical business practices. This recognition demonstrates SNC-Lavalin’s ongoing commitment to building a world-class integrity program. Of the six programs and practices analyzed, four ranked as best in class and two exceeded expectations while showing new opportunities for improvement. The assessment is also the result of an extensive benchmarking initiative,…

ZOWIE eXTREMESLAND CS:GO Festival 2020 – Middle East Asia Championship

ZOWIE eXTREMESLAND CS:GO Festival 2020 – Middle East Asia Championship

Dubai, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire) – eXTREMESLAND Asia is proud to announce the 2020 edition of ZOWIE eXTREMESLAND CS:GO Middle East Asia Championship! Set to start on 5th February, registered open qualifier teams will face off in an open single elimination bracket. The top four teams will move on to the playoffs and meet the four invited teams for a chance to win the top prize of US$1,000 and title of Middle East champion! Middle East is a region full of talented teams and players, and we are happy to…

SINOPEC Yizheng selects INVISTA P8++ PTA Technology

SINOPEC Yizheng selects INVISTA P8++ PTA Technology

SHANGHAI–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— INVISTA’s technology and licensing group, INVISTA Performance Technologies (IPT), and China Petrochemical International Co., Ltd. (“Sinopec Yizheng”) have reached an agreement for licensing of INVISTA’s industry leading PTA P8++ technology for Sinopec Yizheng’s third PTA line. This plant will be installed in Jiangsu province, China, with an annual name-plate capacity of 3 million tonnes. Sinopec Yizheng previously utilised IPT’s P6 PTA technology for its 450,000 te/annum second PTA line. Sinopec Yizheng and INVISTA are pleased to once more leverage this technology to create long-term value for both parties.…

Ras Al Khaimah adds new landmark with the longest suspended bridge in the Northern Emirates

Ras Al Khaimah adds new landmark with the longest suspended bridge in the Northern Emirates

Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates,(AETOSWire): Ras Al Khaimah has achieved another architectural landmark that will add to its touristic attractions: The longest suspended bridge that connects the two buildings of the new Mövenpick Resort Al-Marjan Island. Mövenpick Resort Al-Marjan Island, the hospitality project by RAK AMI Hotel, a company focused on developing and manage hotels, is located in Al-Marjan Island, the flagship lifestyle and leisure destination of Marjan, the master-developer of freehold property in Ras Al Khaimah. Arch. Abdulla Al Abdooli, Chairman of RAK AMI Hotel, said: “The suspended…