Czech Technical-UPenn-NYU Team Wins Grand Challenge in US$5-Million MBZIRC2020 organized by Khalifa University Winners of Three Categories Also Presented Awards

Czech Technical-UPenn-NYU Team Wins Grand Challenge in US$5-Million MBZIRC2020 organized by Khalifa University

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: -(AETOSWire): H.E. Dr. Mugheer Khamis Al Khaili, Member of the Executive Council, and Chairman of Department of Community Development today honored the Grand Challenge team winners Czech Technical University-University of Pennsylvania-NYU and winners of the three Challenge categories at the three-day US$5-million Mohamed Bin Zayed International Robotics Challenge (MBZIRC) 2020 that concluded in Abu Dhabi, organizers Khalifa University of Science and Technology announced today. The winning teams in all three categories – Challenge 1, 2, and 3 – also received awards from H.E. Dr. Mugheer…

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Finablr to expand operations in Saudi Arabia as network brand BayanPay gets licensed by the Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority

Finablr to expand operations in Saudi Arabia as network brand BayanPay gets licensed by the Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 26 February 2020, (AETOSWire) – Finablr network brand BayanPay, a Saudi Arabia-based digital payment solutions provider, has been awarded a payment services provider licence by the Saudi Arabian Monetary Authority (SAMA). Following its successful graduation from the SAMA regulatory sandbox, BayanPay will offer digital wallets, e-commerce and SME business payments gateway solutions in the Kingdom. Through BayanPay, Finablr seeks to expand its suite of digital services, offering domestic and international payments to consumers and businesses across Saudi Arabia, by leveraging its technology, industry expertise and global network.…

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Smartworld and Manav joined forces to provide smart electrical safety and reliability.

Smartworld and Manav joined forces to provide smart electrical safety and reliability.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): Smartworld and Manav Enterprise have formed a business consortium to provide smart electrical safety and reliability to government and private establishments in the UAE. Through this alliance, Smartworld will provide complete suite of Manav Energy solutions from survey, design, supply, installation, commissioning and products in the field of earthing & lightning protection system, which reduces electrical incidents to near zero. The products and services of Manav Enterprise safeguards over 600 installations in the Middle East from fatality and asset loss from electrical incidents. “Our subject…

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Paladion Recognized as Winner of Microsoft’s 2020 Most Innovative AI Solution Paladion was honored among top businesses who have taken early strides in Artificial Intelligence and have demonstrated business impact implementing innovative technology

Paladion Recognized as Winner of Microsoft’s 2020 Most Innovative AI Solution

RESTON, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— Paladion, a global leader in AI-Driven Managed Detection and Response, is pleased to announce it has won the 2020 Most Innovative AI Solution award presented by Microsoft. Microsoft AI Awards 2.0 is an initiative of Microsoft to encourage innovation in Artificial Intelligence, identify fresh talent, as well as find new solutions for positive change across sectors. “We are honored to receive such a respected award,” said Rajat Mohanty, CEO at Paladion. “This is an exciting time for AI-innovation, as the technology is evolving at such a quick pace.…

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Milrem Robotics Introduces at UMEX 2020 its Unmanned Ground Vehicle Especially Designed for Hot Climates

Milrem Robotics Introduces at UMEX 2020 its Unmanned Ground Vehicle Especially Designed for Hot Climates

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— Milrem Robotics, one of the leading manufacturers of unmanned ground vehicles (UGV) introduces at UMEX 2020 its mission proven, fifth generation THeMIS UGV designed to assist soldiers on the battlefield while enhancing their combat effectiveness. The THeMIS UGV has been especially designed to withstand harsh environments and hot climates. It has proven itself in Mali, Africa where it has been deployed since early 2019 during the French lead anti-insurgent operation Barkhane. The vehicle has driven more than 1000 km during various missions in one…

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Leading Telecommunications Provider, Telefónica, Increases New User Retention by 50% Using Swrve One of the world’s largest telecommunications providers improves new user retention, app rating, and user engagement with 1:1 targeting and triggering with Swrve.

Leading Telecommunications Provider, Telefónica, Increases New User Retention by 50% Using Swrve

SAN FRANCISCO– (BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)-– Swrve, the leader in mobile marketing and customer engagement, announced today that Telefónica, one of Europe’s largest telecommunications providers, has used Swrve to increase retention by 50%, boost existing app user engagement by 40%, and inspire valuable app user activity across their mobile campaigns for the Smart Wifi app. With over 300 million customers across 17 different countries, Telefónica needed a solution that was dynamic enough to help deliver individualized experiences that were relevant to each user, and help them lift their app ratings in the process. “Your…

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Intelligence Squared From Hillstone Networks Debuts at RSAC 2020 At the Intersection of Human and Artificial Security Intelligence

Intelligence Squared From Hillstone Networks Debuts at RSAC 2020

SANTA CLARA, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)-– Hillstone Networks, a leading provider of Enterprise Network Security and Risk Management solutions, will unveil its Intelligence squared campaign at the RSA Conference 2020, in San Francisco. RSAC is the ultimate venue for the newest developments in cybersecurity, with this year’s theme being the Human Element. Intelligence squared is based on Hillstone’s vision that AI and human are better together as Intelligence squared. It is a force multiplier, continually growing, adapting and defending your enterprise. From Feb 24—27, drop by and get insights on how Hillstone…

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AG&P Breaks Ground on its LNG Import Facility at Karaikal Port, Puducherry, Expanding Access to Natural Gas for Downstream Customers in South India

AG&P Breaks Ground on its LNG Import Facility at Karaikal Port, Puducherry, Expanding Access to Natural Gas for Downstream Customers in South India

CHENNAI, India– (BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)-– AG&P, the global downstream gas and LNG logistics company, has broken ground on its LNG Import Facility at Karaikal Port, Puducherry, paving the way to broader access to natural gas as a primary fuel in South India. The Karaikal LNG Import Facility (“Karaikal LNG”) is expected to commence commercial operations by Q4 2021. Owned and operated by AG&P, Karaikal LNG Import Facility is being built on a 12-hectare site within the Karaikal Port, which enjoys the only deep-water access on the East Coast of India south…

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AFC Invests in Djibouti’s First IPP and Renewable Energy Project

AFC Invests in Djibouti’s First IPP and Renewable Energy Project

LAGOS, Nigeria– (BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— Africa Finance Corporation (“AFC” or the “Corporation”), the leading infrastructure solutions provider in Africa, announces a US$63 million strategic investment to construct and operate a 60MW wind project in the Ghoubet area, near Lake Assal in Djibouti. AFC has made this investment as lead developer together with Great Horn Investment Holdings (“GHIH”) and inviting further investment from Climate Fund Managers (“CFM”), and FMO, the Dutch entrepreneurial development bank. AFC has led the development of the project since 2017, developing it from concept to bankability, securing a…

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AURAK Signs Deal with British Council to Act as Exam Center

AURAK Signs Deal with British Council to Act as Exam Center

Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire): The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) and the British Council have signed an agreement for AURAK to act as a center for the IELTS exam administered by the British Council. The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) is an international standardized test of English language proficiency for non-native speakers of English. Under the agreement, AURAK will provide information to potential candidates about the IELTS, register candidates, and act as the venue for the test. According to the deal, the British Council…

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Dubai Community Development Authority (CDA) licenses High Hopes Pediatric Therapy Center as a Non-Profit Foundation Hopes Pediatric Therapy Center as a Non-Profit Foundation Specialized pediatric facility took a lead to transition itself from a private sector to a non-profit organization licensed by Community Development Authority (CDA) for the benefit of the Community

Dubai Community Development Authority (CDA) licenses High Hopes Pediatric Therapy Center as a Non-Profit Foundation

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): High Hopes Pediatric Therapy Center, Dubai’s fully integrated facility for children with moderate to acute special needs, has been awarded a Civil Society Organisation License by the Dubai Community Development Authority (CDA), formalizing the specialized therapy center’s status as a non-profit foundation and authorising its services to the UAE community. The license has been issued to the entity allowing it to transition to a non-profit Foundation for the benefit of the wider community which is a one-way move undertaken by the center. High Hopes plans…

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Best’s Market Segment Report: AM Best Maintains Gulf Cooperation Council Outlook at Stable

Best’s Market Segment Report: AM Best Maintains Gulf Cooperation Council Outlook at Stable

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)-– AM Best continues to hold a stable market segment outlook on the insurance markets of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). Key factors supporting the outlook include potential premium growth following the rollout of mandatory health insurance in Oman and Bahrain, as well as short-term growth opportunities arising from the 2020 World Expo in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). In addition, extensive reinsurance support, advances in risk management and improved regulatory sophistication across the region, are factored into the outlook. A new Best’s Market Segment Report, titled, “Market Segment Outlook: Gulf Cooperation…

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Snowflake Software Agrees to Join Cirium in a Deal Focused on Delivering a Complete, Real-time View of World Flight Operations

Snowflake Software Agrees to Join Cirium in a Deal Focused on Delivering a Complete, Real-time View of World Flight Operations

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— Snowflake Software Ltd (Snowflake), an innovator in fusing and streaming live flight and navigational data, has signed an agreement to become part of Cirium, the expanding aviation analytics group. Cirium, which is part of RELX, expects the acquisition to give the combined group a world-class capability in handling live flight data for the global air transport industry. Based in Southampton, UK, Snowflake has accelerated the integration and exchange of flight, weather and aeronautical data through its cloud-based Laminar Data platform. This will now be brought together with Cirium’s…

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Eaton and Abunayyan Holding Form Joint Venture to Produce and Service Low- and Medium-Voltage Switchgear in the Middle East

Eaton and Abunayyan Holding Form Joint Venture to Produce and Service Low- and Medium-Voltage Switchgear in the Middle East

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– Power management company Eaton (NYSE:ETN) and Abunayyan Holding today announced the formation of a joint venture to produce and service low- and medium-voltage switchgear in the Middle East. The joint venture will do business as Eaton Arabia and will have locations in Dammam, Saudi Arabia, and Dubai, United Arab Emirates. “We are pleased to form this new joint venture with Abunayyan,” said Tim Darkes, president, Europe, Middle East and Africa Region, Corporate and Electrical Sector. “Abunayyan’s strong presence in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia combined with Eaton’s global…

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Arla Foods introduces Baby&Me Organic products to UAE market

Arla Foods introduces Baby&Me Organic products to UAE market

Middle East region witnesses significant rise due to increased demand for organic product Global infant formula market valued to reach USD 103.75 billion by 2026, growing by 10.85 per cent annually from 2018 February 20, 2020 – Arla Foods, a leading international dairy company has introduced its range of Arla® Baby&Me® Organic milk supplements and other food products to the UAE market during an event held at Address Hotel, Dubai Mall on Wednesday (February 19, 2020). The multinational cooperative’s experience in infant nutrition dates back three decades, with Arla producing,…

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Cloudia Brings Next-generation Procure-to-Pay Solution to Middle East and Africa

Cloudia Brings Next-generation Procure-to-Pay Solution to Middle East and Africa

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates– (BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)-– Finnish eProcurement service provider Cloudia today announced an exclusive agreement with BuyerQuest to add their Procure-to-Pay (P2P) solution to the Cloudia product portfolio in the Middle East and Africa regions. Described as a next-generation Amazon-style solution, bringing the B2C eCommerce shopping experience to B2B Enterprise Procurement, BuyerQuest’s big selling point is user-friendliness. The company’s usability has been ranked number one by Gartner in peer assessment surveys across the industry. These kinds of endorsements have attracted big-name global brands to BuyerQuest’s list of clientele, among…

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Meggitt Training Systems to Display Live-Fire and Virtual Solutions in SimTex Section of UMEX 2020

Meggitt Training Systems to Display Live-Fire and Virtual Solutions in SimTex Section of UMEX 2020

SUWANEE, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— Meggitt Training Systems (stand #05-A20/05-A40) will highlight four of its leading live-fire and virtual training products in the SimTex simulation and training section of UMEX 2020. The event for Middle Eastern and North African customers and exhibitors will be held in Abu Dhabi, Feb. 23-25, 2020. “Realistic simulation and training are more important than ever, and Meggitt Training Systems delivers through our unrivaled virtual and live-fire product portfolios,” said Andrea Czop, vice president of strategy, sales and marketing for Meggitt Training Systems. “I encourage SimTex attendees from…

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Capital Markets Phenomenon of the Year Has Its Name: Covid-19

Capital Markets Phenomenon of the Year Has Its Name: Covid-19

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): Global speculative capital have adapted its attention to a new phenomenon named “Covid-19“. Current data proved dramatic intraday increase of infected people, increasing lethality and coronavirus outbreak throughout the world, including Japan, Philippines, USA, India, Great Britain, Italy or Germany. Value of pharmaceutical companies is growing, regardless whether they produce antiviral drugs or protective equipment only. The current situation, which is slowly outgrowing into madness, harms only airlines, but also multinational fast food chains. Many airlines have temporarily suspended all flights from and to mainland China, and global fast…

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Dubai-based Baristas’ Corner & Italy-based Dalla Corte Host an Intimate Coffee & Talks Evening

Dubai-based Baristas’ Corner & Italy-based Dalla Corte Host an Intimate Coffee & Talks Evening

17th February 2020, Dubai, UAE: Emirati-grown purveyor of specialty coffees, Baristas’ Corner in partnership with Dalla Corte, Italian brand of espresso coffee machines, hosted The Coffee & Talks in Dubai event on 14th February 2020. Attended by VIPs, media partners & bloggers, baristas & coffee roasters, highlights of the evening include informal chats and conversations over steaming cups of coffee, an exciting latte art throwdown, coffee tastings and keynote presentations. The event brought all coffee lovers under one roof at C Central Resort The Palm, in the stunning and breathtaking…

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B2Broker Introduces B2Core To Offer Businesses Brand New Pack-Based Trader’s Room Concept

B2Broker Introduces B2Core To Offer Businesses Brand New Pack-Based Trader’s Room Concept

LIMASSOL, Cyprus–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— B2Broker, a leading liquidity and technology provider of solutions to the forex and crypto industry, is pleased to introduce B2Core, a major upgrade to its client cabinet solution Trader’s Room, which has undergone a major overhaul in response to client demand and to meet today’s exacting business needs. All New Client Cabinet Concept B2Core takes on a whole new guise embracing a vast new range of new capabilities, culminating in an innovative and unique bespoke service for clients. B2Core offers an all-round, greatly improved user experience compared with the…

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