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Sierra Leone President Koroma and RippleNami, Inc. Announce a Nationwide Blockchain Data Visualization Based Digitization Program to Connect the Unconnected NEW YORK-- -Tuesday, September 26th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Today, Sierra Leone President Dr. Ernest Bai Koroma and RippleNami Inc., a blockchain systems solution provider, announce a nationwide digitization program that will forever change Sierra Leone's global digital standing. By leapfrogging legacy information communication technology (ICT) systems with RippleNami's proprietary technology platform, Sierra Leone is poised to penetrate global markets, obtain economic independence, and elevate the prosperity of its people. RippleNami architects the blockchain data visualization platform that empowers citizens and organizations across the nation to generate, collect, analyze and transact data while positioning Sierra Leone as Africa’s very first “Smart Country.” In collaboration with the government of Sierra Leon ... Read more »
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HEIDELBERG, Germany-Monday, September 25th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Virtual Forge, leading provider of security solutions for SAP systems, is expanding its international presence with a branch office in Dubai and an office in Singapore. In the United Arab Emirates, Virtual Forge is working closely with local CAFM specialists IMSWARE ( In the Asia-Pacific region, a Virtual Forge hub is being established in Singapore. Solutions from Virtual Forge have already been seeing success on the Arabian peninsula for some time. Virtual Forge has taken a first step closer to customers by entering into a close, local partnership with IMSWARE in Dubai. The two companies have joined together to support SAP customers directly under the brand “Virtual Forge Middle East”. “In addition to having a local presence, carrying out operations in the Middle East will now be much easier,” explained Andreas Fritz, Director of Strategic Management. “Training, implementations ... Read more »
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Name The KONE Reference! Dubai, United Arab Emirates -Tuesday, September 26th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, announces its 5th annual social media competition “Name the KONE Reference” in Middle East and North Africa. The KONE team invites you to have a look at the videos posted on the social media pages, KONE Middle East and North Africa on Facebook and KONE_MENA on Instagram and identify the popular KONE Middle East references in those videos. “KONE equipment are found in some of the most iconic landmarks in the Middle East and across the globe. We are keen to identify the people that are aware of the famous building names and inform our fans and followers about the popular KONE references,“ said Noha Kadora, Marketing Manager of KONE Middle East and Africa. Every week, two people with the correct answers (one from Facebook and one from Instagram) will be picked randomly and awarded a AED 300 gift voucher to spend on electronics, ... Read more »
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NEW YORK-Monday, September 25th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Interbrand has named Apple, Google, and Microsoft as the three most valuable brands in its 2017 Best Global Brands ranking, with technology as the dominant sector. Now in its 18th year, this report’s theme is Growth in a Changing World, and examines three key components: People, Technology and Brands. This year, the list features three new entrants: Ferrari at #88, and Netflix and, who make their first appearance on the list, at #78 and #84. “We are living in one of the most exciting periods of change—societal, technological, industrial—that impacts every aspect of commerce and life,” said Jez Frampton, Global Chief Executive Officer of Interbrand. “In this ever-shifting context, growth becomes more challenging, which is why businesses need brands more than ever. The Best Global Brands understand that brands are the platform for growth.” For five consecutive years, Apple and Google hold the top pos ... Read more »
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MUNICH -Dimanche 24 Septembre 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] (BUSINESS WIRE)-- La demande mondiale de l'énergie solaire photovoltaïque (PV) est encore dominée par la Chine. EnergyTrend estime que sa capacité d’installation solaire cumulative atteint 125 GW d'ici la fin de 2017. La Chine, les États-Unis, l'Inde et le Japon représentent 75% de la capacité totale d'installation solaire mondiale pour l'année 2017. La capacité globale totale d’installation dépassera 400 GW en 2018, et près de 1 TW de l'énergie solaire totale installée sera possible d'ici 2021. L'Inde seule prévoit d'atteindre 100 GW de photovoltaïque d'ici 2022. Le CCG est-il prêt à rejoindre les leaders du marché solaire mondial ? En 2016, les pays MENAT ont seulement atteint une capacité totale du PV de 3,2 GW, mais avec une capacité du PV installée prévue de 32,5 GW d'ici 2022 selon la société de recherche allemande Apricum. Cela signifie une augmentation de dix fois, ou une addition annuelle de 6 GW du PV. Un certain nombre de pro ... Read more »
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STOCKHOLM-Monday, September 25th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Maven Wireless, the game changer in wireless coverage, announced the arrival of the world’s 1st end-to-end digital TETRA DAS, (Distributed Antenna System) for in-building coverage at, Critical Communications MENA 2017 in Dubai. Operators of Critical Communications and Public Safety networks are moving toward combining effective voice communication capabilities with nationwide public safety LTE networks, enabling features such as video streaming, file sharing and real-­time analytics, without compromising security. As TETRA is still being deployed by operators across the world, the networks must support coexistence between TETRA and public safety LTE. Maven Wireless is now introducing the world’s 1st end-to-end digital TETRA DAS system for Critical Communications networks to the market. ‘’Maven DAS end-to-end digital platform allows for mixing TETRA and public safety LTE supporting coexistence and transition bet ... Read more »
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Proving the Power of Poetry LONDON-Monday, September 25th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Viennese coffee roaster Julius Meinl is launching its annual Meet With A Poem initiative this World Coffee Day (1st October), with the hopes of providing an opportunity for people to disconnect from society’s static noise and reconnect with the important things in life – relationships with loved ones. In today’s world, we’re more connected than ever, with continents and time zones bridged by instant messaging and by simple swipes and taps. But our dependence on technology can take its toll. Waking up to a flurry of emails or a slew of missed calls, we no longer clock on and off. We churn out emails swiftly, but seldom take the time to communicate properly. Increasingly in relationships, meaningful dialogue, expressing emotions or even tricky conversations are neglected and things are left unsaid. In response, Julius Meinl is hitting pause this World Coffee Day. The brand is partnerin ... Read more »
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Strategic investment to inject USD $40m Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.-Monday, September 25th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] NMC receives all regulatory approvals for long-term care facility in Jeddah Agrees to terms to acquire two new profitable hospitals Plans for a new 170-bed greenfield facility NMC Health, the leading integrated healthcare provider, operating across the United Arab Emirates, announced that it has received all regulatory approvals for its long-term care facility, Chronic Care Specialty Medical Center (CCSMC), in Jeddah, KSA. CCSMC is believed to be one of the first greenfield medical facilities in Saudi Arabia to be established by a non-KSA company. Prasanth Manghat, CEO of NMC Health stated, “NMC would like to thank the Saudi government for the support it has offered us during the regulatory approval process. With a total licensed capacity now at about 700 beds, we see the KSA as an important part of NMC’s growth strategy and will continue to identify areas ... Read more »
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates.-Wednesday, September 20th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] Mobile game company, Com2uS (CEO Byeongjun Song, brings the 2017 Summoners War World Arena Championship (SWC) to the Middle East. SWC is a global e-sports tournament for Summoners War gamers around the world they can enjoy strategic battle with a variety of Runes and over 1,000 Monsters. This is a global tournament where all users can enjoy together to win a total prize money of US $ 100,000 (circa AED 350,000). The regional preliminary tournaments to select the representative of each region will be held in a total of 9 cities, and a total of 16 players will be selected to advance to the World Finals. Middle East gamers can participate in the online tournament for 4 days starting from 16th Oct 2017 and stand a chance to be a part of the finals. The finalists will then compete in the World Finals scheduled to be held in Los Angeles, USA in November. Summoners War allows users to grow and streng ... Read more »
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SAN FRANCISCO-Wednesday, September 20th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Andersen Global announces its expansion into Uruguay through a Collaboration Agreement with Fischer & Schickendantz, one of the country’s leading law firms. The addition of Fischer & Schickendantz continues Andersen Global’s expansion and robust presence within the Latin American region. The team is led by Managing Partner, Juan Federico Fischer. “The addition of Juan Federico and the individuals at Fischer & Schickendantz bring a new depth to our team and our business development efforts in South America, while allowing us to deliver additional services in the region,” said Andersen Tax CEO, Mark Vorsatz. “Uruguay is the next major step in our firm’s growth and is an excellent complement for Andersen Global. The ability to provide a full scope of services in Uruguay offers significant advantages, especially given their large cross border client base and Uruguay’s increase in foreign investments as well as ... Read more »
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ROME & SARATOGA, Calif.-Monday, September 25th 2017 [ AETOS Wire ] (BUSINESS WIRE)-- MATRIXX Software ( today announced that Wind Tre will use MATRIXX Software as a digital commerce platform for its Wind and 3 brands. Thanks to MATRIXX, Wind Tre will be able to create, package, market, sell and deliver products and services to all its consumer and business customers in fully digital mode. It will be a simple and flexible experience for customers, including a completely online option to purchase, pay, and customize their services. The MATRIXX Digital Commerce platform will be at the heart of the new digital customer platform, enabling customers to personalize their telecom services. At the same time, it will enable Wind Tre to consolidate its infrastructure by reducing the number of systems, simplifying processes and modernizing the way it interacts with its customers. The agreement with MATRIXX forms part of the investment plan that Wind Tre is doing to impro ... Read more »
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