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In spite of being a key provider of food, Asia has received little attention from the Gulf to date
April 9, 2014 - 18:23 GMT
Fearing a disruption in Ukraine’s exports, corn prices rose 20 per cent year-to-date, while wheat prices increased by 13.5 per cent.


This initiative will enhance services and collaboration between universities, students and the private sector
09:00 GMT
(press release)

Samsung announced the launch of the student applications OCApp and UniApp, aiming to connect universities students through smartphone applications.

April 16, 2014

The annual Emirates Skills Competition was launched in 2006 and encourages young men and women to compete in technical and vocational skills categories
12:49 GMT
(press release)

Canon Middle East is training young Emiratis for the 2014 Emirates Skills Competition taking place from April 14 - 16 at the ADNEC Exhibition Center.

Demand for Intel's products is highly variable and, in recent years, Intel has experienced declining orders in the traditional PC market segment
09:13 GMT
(press release)

Intel Corporation today reported first-quarter revenue of $12.8 billion, operating income of $2.5 billion, net income of $1.9 billion and EPS of 38 cents.

April 15, 2014

This is the second consecutive year that EMAL has won the RoSPA Gold award, reaffirming the Operations’ leading position in occupational health and safety across diverse industrial sectors
12:16 GMT
(press release)

Emirates Aluminium has continued its impressive Health and Safety record sustained throughout the operation of Phase I.

April 14, 2014

The German government will not approve a reported deal to sell up to 800 battle tanks to Saudi Arabia,
03:55 GMT

The sale of the Leopard-2 tanks had been billed as one of the biggest deals for the German armaments industry, Bild reported.

April 13, 2014

Al Rumaithi stressed the Abu Dhabi Police commitment to enhancing the Police service levels and developing them by applying best international practices
14:27 GMT

H.E. Mohammed Khalfan Matar Al Rumaithi reviewed the workflow at Punitive and Correctional Establishments Department at Abu Dhabi Police (Al Ain Section).

06:55 GMT
(press release)

Canon Middle East, a world leader in imaging solutions, is supporting Dubai Autism Centre (DAC) in their campaign to raise public awareness during ‘World Autism Month,’.

April 10, 2014

“People will go for the alternative once they know about it. After developing these three vaccines, we will continue to produce others,” he added.
03:55 GMT

The vaccines that are the focus of local and international scientists and Shariah experts, are meant to treat meningitis, hepatitis and meningococcal.

Among the other problems are a driver's seat defect, steering column problems and an engine starter glitch that posed a fire risk
02:48 GMT

Last month, it reached a deal to pay $1.2 billion to settle US criminal charges that it covered up a sticky pedal blamed for dozens of deaths.

April 9, 2014

Mr Shadi Bakhour, General Manager, Canon Emirates
09:01 GMT
(press release)

Canon Emirates, a subsidiary of Canon ME, a world leader in imaging solutions, is a platinum sponsor of the region’s annual IDC IT Security Roadshow 2014.

April 8, 2014

Ayatollah Khamenei also touched upon health insurance, urging the officials to take measures to expand health insurance, both in terms of quality and coverage.
15:11 GMT

He also called for efforts to enhance the society’s mental health and promote an Iranian and Islamic lifestyle.

April 7, 2014

11:45 GMT
(press release)

Coinciding with its belief in the importance of the health sector, representatives from FINE Hygienic Paper Company, part of Nuqul Group, visited new mothers at around 50 hospitals around Jordan.

April 6, 2014

Anurag Agrawal, Managing Director, Canon Middle East
10:13 GMT
(press release)

Canon Middle East, a leader in imaging solutions, has partnered with specialist distributor Adenar Ltd. to provide advanced video security products and solutions to customers in the United Arab Emirates.

April 2, 2014

Samsung Galaxy S5
10:57 GMT
(press release)

Samsung Electronics today announced the fifth generation of the Galaxy S series, the Galaxy S5, and its ideal fitness companion, the Gear Fit.

Simon Roopchand, General Manager, Emrill Energy
06:44 GMT
(press release)

Emrill were recently awarded membership with Emirates Green Building Council in recognition for their active involvement and contribution towards sustainable energy solutions.