GLIDE-Carter Center Partnership Aims to Eliminate River Blindness in the Americas, Lymphatic Filariasis and Malaria on Hispaniola

GLIDE-Carter Center Partnership Aims to Eliminate River Blindness in the Americas, Lymphatic Filariasis and Malaria on Hispaniola

ATLANTA & ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)-– The Carter Center and The Global Institute for Disease Elimination (GLIDE) announced an exciting new partnership to support the Carter Center’s innovative disease elimination efforts in the Americas. GLIDE, an initiative of the Crown Prince Court of Abu Dhabi and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, has pledged substantial financial and technological support for the Center’s programs to eliminate two neglected diseases: river blindness (onchocerciasis) in the Amazon rainforest along the Brazil-Venezuela border and lymphatic filariasis (commonly called LF or elephantiasis) throughout…

Englease.com to help 1 million Arabs become proficient in English The ESL market is poised to reach USD $58bil by 2022

Englease.com to help 1 million Arabs become proficient in English

Englease.com, the brainchild of well-known tech entrepreneur Omar Chihane, hopes to help over 1 million Arabs become fluent in English by offering Unlimited English courses online with bilingual teachers for a monthly price lower than an average cell phone bill. Chihane came up with the idea, well before the pandemic, to serve his social media followers now standing at a whopping 1.7 million across all platforms. “When I started posting my videos with English subtitles and Arabic translation in December 2018; it caught on like wild fire. Suddenly I started receiving thousands…

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…

Shop, dine and win the ultimate bucket list holiday at Kandima Maldives

Shop, dine and win the ultimate bucket list holiday

Nakheel Malls and Kandima Maldives offer shoppers the chance to chase the sunset, from one island to another This DSF, Nakheel Malls, the retail arm of master developer Nakheel, has teamed up with game-changing lifestyle resort Kandima Maldives to offer the chance for UAE residents and visitors to win the ultimate active lifestyle holiday. Visitors to The Pointe, Nakheel Mall, Palm West Beach or Club Vista Mare will have the opportunity to shop, dine, and play to snag the ultimate bucket-list holiday when they spend AED 250 at any of…

With an increase of more than 12% from last year Empower records 560,000 electronic transactions in 2020

With an increase of more than 12% from last year

Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world’s largest district cooling services provider, announced that, during 2020, the number of electronic transactions performed by its customers has surged noticeably to reach approximately 560,000, with an increase of more than 12% compared to the year 2019. This reflects the company’s apparent contributions to the ‘Dubai Paperless Strategy’ that strives to turn the Dubai government into a paperless government by December 2021. Empower states that it proceeds with automation of bill payments by enabling the customers to choose and use the payment…

i2c to Power TAG – Pakistan’s First Digital-Native Financial Super App

i2c to Power TAG – Pakistan’s First Digital-Native Financial Super App

REDWOOD CITY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire) – i2c Inc., a leading provider of digital payment and banking technology, announced that it has been selected to power Pakistan’s TAG, the nation’s first digital-native financial super app due to launch in Q1 of 2021. The program aims to provide instant payments and transparent pricing to the nation’s unbanked adult population of approximately 100 million including features such as the ability to send and receive money instantly and without fees to anyone with a TAG account, ATM access, bill payment and mobile top-up as well as tools…

KIA RIO: Exceeding the expected

كيا ريو: تتجاوز كل التوقعات

If exceeding expectations had a name, KIA RIO would fit the bill. With a focus on great value and fuel efficiency like no other the latest variant of the model has exclusive powertrain options making it a car with a greater value. The subcompact sedan in its fourth generation boasts of all new Gamma-2 1.6L and 1.4L Kappa engine with six-speed auto transmission, increasing the performance and efficiency to a whole new level. It also features Motor Driven Power Steering (MDPS) that means the car is in driver’s control no…

Lulu joins hands with Empay for contactless payment

Lulu joins hands with Empay for contactless payment

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (AETOSWire)– Region’s leading hypermarket and supermarket chain Lulu Group has become the first major retailers to sign up on Empay, the world’s first contactless lifestyle payment ecosystem with instant credit. Empay, designed and developed within the UAE’s Smart Government program framework, is a payment application for secure and cashless transactions. The agreement was signed at Department of Economic Development, Dubai between Ali Ibrahim, Chairman, Empay and Salim MA, Director of Lulu Group in the presence of H.E. Sami Al Qamzi, Director General of Department of Economic…

Opaala, the Pioneering F&B Service Platform,  Partners with DWTC for Gitex, to Facilitate ‘Smart Ordering’

The e-commerce food ordering platform will launch a unique ‘Food Court Mode’ to promote a smarter and more efficient dining experience 29 November, 2020, Dubai, United Arab Emirates—UAE’s innovative F&B tech start-up, Opaala, announced its partnership with Dubai World Trade Center (DWTC) to seamlessly facilitate the dining experience for visitors and restaurants alike during the largest tech event of the year, Gitex, taking place from the 6th until the 9th of December. The year’s most anticipated tech event will host a multitude of leading tech companies at DWTC, where Opaala…

Empay, the world’s first contactless instant credit lifestyle payment ecosystem, launched in Dubai

Empay, the world’s first contactless instant credit lifestyle payment ecosystem, launched in Dubai

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): The Emirates Payment Services L.L.C has announced the launch of Empay, the world’s first contactless instant credit lifestyle payment ecosystem. Empay, designed and developed within the UAE’s Smart Government program framework, is a payment application for secure and cashless transactions. Empay is also the region’s first national contactless mobile payment app developed for the UAE residents from all walks of life. Empay provides multiple payment modes for people to use as per their convenience and lifestyle requirements. Empay is a culmination of government and private…