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April 26, 2015

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40 brands at commercial vehicle show in Oran

Up to 40 commercial vehicle brands will take part in the eighth trade show devoted to such products to open Sunday (April 26), at Mohamed Benahmed Convention Centre in Oran (432-km west of Algiers), the event's organizers said Saturday.


"The eight edition of the Commercial and Industrial Show (Ouest VUVI 2015) is to run until April 29 with the participation of about"...

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April 26, 2015

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Abu Dhabi Records 16% Decrease in Traffic Deaths and 47% Decrease in Injuries in 3 Months

According to Brigadier Eng. Hussein Ahmed Al Harithi, Director General of Central Operations at Abu Dhabi Police, the number of recorded traffic-related deaths, severe injuries, and accidents have decreased during the first quarter of 2015. During the same period of the previous year, the number of traffic-related deaths has dropped by 16 percent, down from 64 deaths to 54; severe injuries dropped by 47 percent, down from 72 to 38 injuries; and traffic accidents have dropped a total of 11 percent.


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April 26, 2015

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Mindshare MENA is Number-One at Industry Awards Show

Mindshare, which is part of WPP, is a global media agency network helping clients to make collaborative and adaptive decisions across their paid, owned, and earned marketing in real-time. The team is pleased to announce that Mindshare MENA received the highest number of awards at the Festival of Media MENA 2015, as well as the prestigious titles of “Agency Network of the Year” and “Campaign of the Year.”


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April 26, 2015

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Middle East Based OTA, HolidayMe Launches Flight Search, to Offer a Complete Travel Booking Experience to all its Customers!

HolidayMe, the Dubai-based travel start-up, which has made waves in the online travel sphere in the Middle East, has launched flight search services; adding to its growing repertoire of product portfolio earlier this week. Within a few months of its launch in November, 2014 in the region; the company is already among the leading online travel aggregators in the region.


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April 26, 2015

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Teva Proposes to Acquire Mylan for $82.00 Per Share in Cash and Stock

Combination to Create an Industry-Leading Company, Well Positioned to Transform the Global Generics Space and Create a Unique and Differentiated Business Model, Leveraging on Its Significant Assets and Capabilities in Generics and Specialty

Very Attractive Strategic and Financial Benefits for Teva and Mylan Stockholders

Teva’s Proposal Provides Significant Premium and Immediate"...

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April 26, 2015

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Dubai joins the global “Smart City App Hack” challenge

Dubai, Barcelona, Helsinki and Ghent are the four cities currently confirmed to participate in the global Smart City App Hack competition. The cities will join forces to create a network of citizens who will collaborate to develop mobile apps designed to help to design and build the Smart Cities of the 21st Century.


Dubai Internet City (DIC), the MENA region’s"...

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April 25, 2015

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Tebboune: “AADL 3 housing program isn’t on government’s agenda”

Minister of housing, town planning and the city, Abdelmadjid Tebboune, revealed Thursday in Algiers, that more than 125,000 public housing units are now vacant or occupied by persons other than the actual recipients.


Over 125,000 public housing units vacant or occupied by persons other than the initial recipients were recorded in early April, the Minister"...

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April 25, 2015

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Education: Missions, training courses for university graduates teachers to abroad under surveillance

Higher Education and Scientific Research Ministry approved strict procedures regarding the short-term training courses orders of mission abroad for teachers and staff, after recording violations of the laws, and the exploitation of these formulas and expenses in hard currency without justifications, in addition to the agreements with foreign universities, and those concerning the registration of foreign students and trainees in Algeria, warning of providing detailed data for foreign partners without the prior approval by the"...

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April 25, 2015

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Algiers airport workers to launch a strike on Sunday

Employees of conducting the interests and services of Algiers International and Internal Airport, launch here on Saturday, a strike and vowed to paralyze all services of the airport, because the administration decided to punish and lay off the striking workers and the failure of the Ministerial Inquiry Commission to reach any result, and keeping the ground demands stuck without any realization, which will affect the international and national flights that volatility will notice, on Sunday, a paralysis through the cancellation"...

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April 25, 2015

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Jean Boulle Group Announces First US Clinical Trial

Boulle Medtech Ltd, a Jean Boulle Group medical technology company and the founding investor of Tendyne Holdings, Inc. ("Tendyne"), is pleased to announce that the Tendyne Transcatheter Mitral Valve Implant (TMVI) was successfully implanted in the first patient in the United States.


This follows successful implants in Great Britain and Australia in December 2014. The US"...

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