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2014-09-28 23:01:22

Implementation by ADI Strategies exceed expectations for over 60 users. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) September 28, 2014 ADI Strategies, Inc., an award winning Enterprise Performance Management (EPM) and Business Intelligence (BI) Professional Services firm, announced today that they have implemented Oracle® Planning and Budgeting Cloud Service™ (PBCS) for over 60 global business users at their client, Shelf Drilling, Ltd., a private company headquartered in Dubai, UAE with rig...

2014-09-28 08:20:53

DUBAI, UAE, September 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting today, BlackBerry(R) 10 smartphones users around the world can access the latest news and thoughtful analysis on Middle Eastern affairs through a whole new and dedicated Al Arabiya News app which is available through BlackBerry(R) World(TM) storefront. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140928/708741-a ) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140928/708741-b ) Al Arabiya News is the...

2014-09-28 04:21:37

DUBAI, UAE, September 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The event will be held under the patronage of the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of UAE Fibre to the Home (FTTH) Council MENA announces the launch of its 6th annual conference in the UAE under the theme of 'FTTH - The Rise of Smart Nation'. The FTTH MENA conference will be held under the patronage of the Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA) on 24 - 25 November 2014 at the Dubai World Trade Center....

2014-09-25 12:33:33

DUBAI, UAE, September 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MetaQuotes Software [http://www.metaquotes.net/?utm_medium=affiliate&utm_campaign=prnewswire.com&utm_source=Press+Release+About%20+MetaFintech ] , the developer of the online trading platforms MetaTrader 4 and MetaTrader 5, is pleased to announce an expansion into the Middle Eastern area. MetaFintech LLC [http://www.metafintech.com ] has become the company's official agent in the largest international business center of...

2014-09-24 23:13:47

Unifiller, a world leader in the design and production of portioning equipment, is extremely excited at the upcoming launch of its portioning equipment into the Middle East, to be unveiled at Gulfood Manufacturing 2014. Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 Unifiller, a world leader in the design and production of portioning equipment, is extremely excited at the upcoming launch of its portioning equipment into the Middle East, to be unveiled at Gulfood Manufacturing 2014. Unifiller...

2014-09-19 08:27:11

Most expensive and luxurious residential project in Dubai to be unveiled at Cityscape Global 2014 NEW YORK, Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International architecture firm SOMA announced today that Principal Michel Abboud will join Dubai-based developer Omniyat to unveil the highly anticipated design for One at Palm Jumeirah in conjunction with the Cityscape Global 2014 Conference in the United Arab Emirates. Mr. Abboud and Omniyat will reveal the design on September 21, 2014 at the...

2014-09-16 23:12:22

Makook Smart Living Selects Groundbreaking ROS® Platform to Bring New Content and Services Along with an Unprecedented Level of Privacy to Consumers in the Middle East and Northern Africa DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (PRWEB) September 16, 2014 Prodea Systems today announced that Makook Smart Living, a new service provider headquartered in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, has selected the groundbreaking Residential Operating System (ROS®) to provide a seamless connected life...

2014-09-15 23:11:40

University of Dubai (UD) and Dubai Chamber of Commerce have signed an agreement with Retail Pro International on September 9, 2014, to deliver a new Retail Certification Series aiming at fostering sustained retail growth in the Middle East. The training series, delivered by the University’s Center for Executive Development (CED), is the first of its kind in the UAE and the region aimed at equipping retailers with today's best practices and advancing their enterprises in a growing...

2014-09-12 23:04:28

Prodea CEO to Make Opening Remarks on Smart Ecosystems DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 WHAT: Prodea Systems CEO and Co-Founder, Anousheh Ansari will provide welcoming remarks at Smart Living City, kicking off the second day of the event which focuses on smart ecosystems. WHO: As Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Prodea Systems, Ansari leads the company in achieving their business goals and vision of their technology. Prodea is the first company to provide...

2014-09-09 08:31:51

ANTWERP, Belgium and DUBAI, UAE, September 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- genae, a global Contract Research Organization (CRO) and services provider for the medical industries, announced today the incorporation of genae Gulf in Dubai, and the joint effort with leading clinicians from the region, including cardiologist Dr. Ibrahim Al Rashdan. "There is an exponentially growing demand for combining efforts between the Gulf region and the West, in terms of high quality but...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'