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    Toshiba Tec Announces Merger of MFP Division and Barcode Printing Division in Europe to Create World's Most Innovative and Comprehensive Printing Solutions Business

    Toshiba Tec Announces Merger of MFP Division and Barcode Printing Division in Europe to Create World's Most Innovative and Comprehensive Printing Solutions BusinessNovember 24, 2014

    Toshiba Tec (TOKYO:6588), the world’s most comprehensive and broadly-based manufacturer of printing and imaging products, solutions and services, today announced the merger of its multifunctional printing products division (MFP) with its barcode printing division (BCP) in Europe to meet the demands for growth-oriented companies. The integration of the two Toshiba Tec printing divisions has in one stroke created the most innovative and comprehensive Printing Solutions Business in the world that now enables customers to drive profitable growth through a unique blend of choice and flexibility.


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    Nintedanib* receives positive CHMP opinion in European Union for the treatment of IPF

    Nintedanib* receives positive CHMP opinion in European Union for the treatment of IPFNovember 24, 2014

    • Phase III INPULSIS® trials showed that nintedanib* slows disease progression in a broad range of IPF patient types** with a 50% reduction in the decline of lung function

    • Nintedanib* significantly reduced the risk of adjudicated acute exacerbations‡ by 68%

    • Positive opinion follows the recent FDA approval of nintedanib* for the treatment of patients with IPF


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    Emaar’s OGM on Nov. 24 to approve special cash dividend of Dhs9bn for shareholders

    Emaar Properties PJSC has called for an Ordinary General Meeting (OGM) of its Board and shareholders on Monday, November 24, 2014, 5pm at The Address Dubai Mall in Downtown Dubai. The OGM will approve the proposal by the Board of Directors to distribute a Special Cash Dividend of Dhs9bn ($2.45bn) to the company’s shareholders. If the meeting falls short of quorum, the next OGM will be held at 5pm on Monday, December 1, 2014 at the same venue.


    The Special Cash Dividend follows the successful IPO and listing of the Emaar Malls Group, the shopping malls and"...

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    Emirates set to play key role in 2020

    In 2020, Emirates will play a key role as Dubai expects 20 million tourists and generate billions in tourism revenue, says a top airline official.


    Sheikh Majid bin Saud Al Mualla, divisional senior vice-president commercial operations, Emirates Airline says the carriers will play a big role in supporting this goal, and so will dnata, the home-grown air services provider, which has transformed from its modest beginnings into a global player.


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    China rate cut, Draghi stimulus talk lifts Dubai market

    After a series of hits, the Dubai stock market index DFMGI gained 1.50 per cent at 4,630.13 points on Sunday, November 23.


    Last Friday, China surprisingly cut interest rates by 40 basis points to 5.6 per cent in a move to stimulate the economy.


    In addition, European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi said he would do more to increase inflation as the 18-member state Euro zone increasingly suffers from disinflation.

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    UAE highlights best practices in ‘State of Energy Report’

    The UAE has issued the “State of Energy Report in the UAE 2015”, highlighting the best practices and success stories of national activities in the process of developing the energy sector.


    The report also focuses on renewable energy contributions in the UAE’s energy diversification policy and energy efficiency criteria as well as the consolidation of efforts to achieve clean, safe and sustainable energy as the main basis of promoting economic and social growth and development.


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