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    ATM 2016: Dubai Tourism launches satisfaction and happiness survey

    Dubai's Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) has introduced a more advanced mechanism to measure and track the satisfaction levels of visitors to the city with various aspects of the destination offering from their time of arrival until departure.


    As part of its wider Dubai International Visitors Survey (DIVS), this module is designed to scrutinise the end-to-end tourist experience and"...

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    First-Ever Published Study Proves House Wellness Foods’ Feed LP20® Increases Immunity, Productivity of Whiteleg shrimp [L. vannamei]

    First-Ever Published Study Proves House Wellness Foods’ Feed LP20® Increases Immunity, Productivity of Whiteleg shrimp [L. vannamei]May 3, 2016

    A study from Japan has shown for the first time that heat-treated lactobacillus, as found in House Wellness Foods Feed LP20®, is effective in supporting the immune system of the Whiteleg shrimp, reversing disease trends and increasing reproduction.The study, published in the International Journal of Scientific and Research Publications, Volume 6, Issue 3, March 2016, is welcome news for the East Asian fishing industry, which has been plagued by vibriosis, linked to the presence of Vibrio parahaemolyticus and other bacteria found in salt water. Feed LP20® is proven safe, and represents groundbreaking evidence of the effectiveness of heat-treated lactobacillus, as measured in conjunction with this crucial species.


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    Schlumberger Announces Second-Quarter 2016 Results Conference Call

    Schlumberger Announces Second-Quarter 2016 Results Conference CallMay 3, 2016

    Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) will hold a conference call on July 22, 2016 to discuss results for the second quarter ending June 30, 2016.


    The conference call is scheduled to begin at 7:00 am (US Central time), 8:00 am (US Eastern time) and 1:00 pm (London time). Until further notice, Schlumberger quarterly earnings calls will occur at this time. A press release regarding the Company’s results will be issued on July 21, 2016 after close of market.


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    UAE to Take Part in the Arab Traffic Week

    The United Arab Emirates joins brotherly Arab nations in marking the Arab Traffic Week. The events will be held from May 4-10 under the slogan ‘We Care about Your Safety’.


    Brigadier Ghaith Hassan Al Zaabi, Director General, Traffic Coordination General Directorate at the Ministry of Interior said: “Celebrating this year’s Arab Traffic Week under the slogan ‘We Care about Your Safety’ highlights the importance of traffic safety as a shared responsibility for all road users. This event embodies the sense"...

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    MoI’s UAE Reads Initiative Sets another Guinness World Record

    Under the auspices of the Ministry of Interior, the “UAE Reads” cultural initiative, which was organized by the UAE University, managed to set a new Guinness World Record title for the UAE with the ‘Largest Reading Lesson’. The event was attended by Her Highness Dr. Sheikha Shamma bint Mohammed bin Khalid Al Nahyan.


    A total of 2,604 women, including female staff members from the Ministry of Interior, gathered to listen to Her Highness Dr. Sheikha Shamma bint Mohammed bin Khalid Al Nahyan, as she read a number"...

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    ADP Pavilion at Fujairah Career Fair Attracts Large Turnout of Citizens

    The pavilion of the Abu Dhabi Police, represented by the Selection and Recruitment Department at the Fujairah Career Fair attracted a large turnout of UAE nationals of secondary and scientific certificates holders who are seeking employment opportunities.


    Brigadier Obeid Salem Obeid Al Ketbi, Director General of Human Resources, stressed that the Abu Dhabi Police’s participation in the Fair contributes to enhancing the Emiratization plan, and creating new job opportunities in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. “The Ministry of Interior"...

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    Abu Dhabi's Taqa mulls hiving off oil, gas assets

    Abu Dhabi National Energy, or Taqa, is considering whether to sell its overseas oil and gas assets to another Abu Dhabi state-owned entity as it focuses on its core business of power generation and water production, sources told Reuters.

    According to Taqa's 2015 annual report, the company has an agreement with a "related party" under which, at the request of Taqa, that party would buy all its oil and gas assets in North America and Atrush in Iraqi Kurdistan, plus most of its assets in Europe, at an agreed price.

    The annual report didn't specify the price or the related party."...

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