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CDF Named Official Sponsor of 2nd International Red Sea Film Festival

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, Dec. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Saudi Arabia's Cultural Development Fund (CDF) has signed on with the Red Sea Film Festival Foundation as an official sponsor of its 2nd International Red Sea Film Festival, which is set to take place in Jeddah from the 1st to the 10th of December.

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  • JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia, Dec. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Saudi Arabia's Cultural Development Fund (CDF) has signed on with the Red Sea Film Festival Foundation as an official sponsor of its 2nd International Red Sea Film Festival, which is set to take place in Jeddah from the 1st to the 10th of December.
  • "CDF's presence at this important international event is an invaluable opportunity for Arab and international filmmakers to connect, share their unique experiences, and help generate new and exciting opportunities for young Saudis and entrepreneurs," said Mohammed bin Dayel, Chief Executive Officer of CDF.
  • "Cultural empowerment is at the core of what we do at CDF, and is essential to bolstering the Kingdom's identity and position as a bastion of culture."
  • The International Red Sea Film Festival is set to bring film stars, filmmakers, and industry experts from around the world to Jeddah to celebrate a selection of award-winning and critically acclaimed film productions.

CDF Named Official Sponsor of 2nd International Red Sea Film Festival

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia , Dec. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Saudi Arabia's Cultural Development Fund (CDF) has signed on with the Red Sea Film Festival Foundation as an official sponsor of its 2nd International Red Sea Film Festival, which is set to take place in Jeddah from the 1st to the 10th of December.

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  • JEDDAH, Saudi Arabia , Dec. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Saudi Arabia's Cultural Development Fund (CDF) has signed on with the Red Sea Film Festival Foundation as an official sponsor of its 2nd International Red Sea Film Festival, which is set to take place in Jeddah from the 1st to the 10th of December.
  • "CDF's presence at this important international event is an invaluable opportunity for Arab and international filmmakers to connect, share their unique experiences, and help generate new and exciting opportunities for young Saudis and entrepreneurs," said Mohammed bin Dayel, Chief Executive Officer of CDF.
  • "Cultural empowerment is at the core of what we do at CDF, and is essential to bolstering the Kingdom's identity and position as a bastion of culture."
  • The International Red Sea Film Festival is set to bring film stars, filmmakers, and industry experts from around the world to Jeddah to celebrate a selection of award-winning and critically acclaimed film productions.

Mowreq and YesHealth Group Sign Deal to Build Saudi Arabia's Largest Indoor Vertical Farm

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia--(Newsfile Corp. - December 1, 2022) - Agtech companies, Mowreq (Mowreq Specialized Agriculture Co.) and YesHealth Group (YesHealth Agri-Biotechnology Co., Ltd.) have initiated a joint venture to develop a network of indoor vertical farms throughout the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

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  • Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia--(Newsfile Corp. - December 1, 2022) - Agtech companies, Mowreq (Mowreq Specialized Agriculture Co.) and YesHealth Group (YesHealth Agri-Biotechnology Co., Ltd.) have initiated a joint venture to develop a network of indoor vertical farms throughout the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
  • The JV, Vertical Farms Company, will begin by building the Kingdom's largest indoor vertical farm in Riyadh.
  • YesHealth Group currently operates a profitable, large-scale indoor vertical farm in Taiwan, and cooperates across several indoor vertical farms in Europe.
  • "We built the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's first indoor vertical farm and now we're building the Kingdom's largest indoor vertical farm," says Modar Hisham Nazer, Co-Founder of Mowreq and Chairman of Vertical Farms Company.

LONGi to supply Larsen & Toubro with modules for projects in Saudi Arabia

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Thursday, December 1, 2022

DUBAI, UAE, Dec. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --LONGi has announced an agreement to provide 1292MW of PV modules to Larsen & Toubro (L&T) for two solar projects under construction in Saudi Arabia.

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  • DUBAI, UAE, Dec. 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --LONGi has announced an agreement to provide 1292MW of PV modules to Larsen & Toubro (L&T) for two solar projects under construction in Saudi Arabia.
  • Both projects are in line with Saudi Vision 2030, which intends to expand renewable energy's contribution to the Kingdom's energy mix.
  • "LONGi, with its high quality products, has been a long-term solutions provider to L&T and we hugely value our relationship", added Mr. Ravindran.
  • We look forward to reaching closer levels of cooperation on further projects across India and the Middle East."

NAHQ Welcomes Senior Vice President of Organizational Workforce Solutions

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

The National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ) has announced the addition of Richard J. Bobos to its executive team as senior vice president of NAHQs organizational workforce solutions (OWS).

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  • The National Association for Healthcare Quality (NAHQ) has announced the addition of Richard J. Bobos to its executive team as senior vice president of NAHQs organizational workforce solutions (OWS).
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20221130005375/en/
    Richard J. Bobos, Senior Vice President of Organizational Workforce Solutions, NAHQ (Photo: Business Wire)
    I am pleased to welcome Rick to NAHQ in this vital leadership role, said Stephanie Mercado, CAE, CPHQ, chief executive officer and executive director of NAHQ.
  • Since 2020, NAHQ has doubled its staff in support of advancing its mission to prepare a coordinated, competent workforce to lead and advance healthcare quality across the continuum of healthcare.
  • The senior vice president of OWS will focus on maximizing NAHQs contribution to advancing a coordinated, competent healthcare quality workforce and will be responsible for client growth and developing NAHQs future product roadmap, in support of healthcare organizations.

SAFCSP and Informa launch 'Tahaluf' joint venture to support Saudi Vision 2030

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

The Saudi Federation for Cybersecurity, Programming and Drones (SAFCSP) and Informa create Tahaluf joint venture to launch world class exhibition brands in Saudi Arabia

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  • The Saudi Federation for Cybersecurity, Programming and Drones (SAFCSP) and Informa create Tahaluf joint venture to launch world class exhibition brands in Saudi Arabia
    Partnership will launch a series of large-scale events in 2023 and 2024 to serve key verticals in Saudi Arabia, including Tech, AI, Food, Pharma, Beauty, Real Estate and Healthcare
    RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- SAFCSP and Informa, the world's largest tradeshow organiser, today announced the formation of a new joint venture, 'Tahaluf', to support the Kingdom's Vision 2030 objective of diversifying its economy and creating high value employment opportunities for Saudi citizens.
  • By launching the Tahaluf joint venture with Informa, SAFCSP extends its mission to stimulate growth in the Kingdom's key economic sectors to now encompass the events industry.
  • Faisal Al-Khamisi, Chairman of SAFCSP said: "Saudi Arabia has hosted an expanding portfolio of global events in recent years, and now, through Tahaluf, SAFCSP is investing to further elevate the Saudi events industry and related creative and digital sectors.
  • Tahaluf the Arabic word for 'Alliance' - reflects the strength of the partnership between SAFCSP and Informa, and our plans to work closely together in this next stage of developing world-class events for Saudi Arabia," Al-Khamisi added.

SAFCSP and Informa launch 'Tahaluf' joint venture to support Saudi Vision 2030

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

The Saudi Federation for Cybersecurity, Programming and Drones (SAFCSP) and Informa create Tahaluf joint venture to launch world class exhibition brands in Saudi Arabia

Key Points: 
  • The Saudi Federation for Cybersecurity, Programming and Drones (SAFCSP) and Informa create Tahaluf joint venture to launch world class exhibition brands in Saudi Arabia
    Partnership will launch a series of large-scale events in 2023 and 2024 to serve key verticals in Saudi Arabia, including Tech, AI, Food, Pharma, Beauty, Real Estate and Healthcare
    RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- SAFCSP and Informa, the world's largest tradeshow organiser, today announced the formation of a new joint venture, 'Tahaluf', to support the Kingdom's Vision 2030 objective of diversifying its economy and creating high value employment opportunities for Saudi citizens.
  • By launching the Tahaluf joint venture with Informa, SAFCSP extends its mission to stimulate growth in the Kingdom's key economic sectors to now encompass the events industry.
  • Faisal Al-Khamisi, Chairman of SAFCSP said: "Saudi Arabia has hosted an expanding portfolio of global events in recent years, and now, through Tahaluf, SAFCSP is investing to further elevate the Saudi events industry and related creative and digital sectors.
  • Tahaluf the Arabic word for 'Alliance' - reflects the strength of the partnership between SAFCSP and Informa, and our plans to work closely together in this next stage of developing world-class events for Saudi Arabia," Al-Khamisi added.

Lilith Games Defeats Class Action Lawsuit Over "Loot Boxes" in Rise of Kingdoms

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Wednesday, November 30, 2022

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Lilith Games, represented by Kronenberger Rosenfeld, LLP and Intelink Law, has defeated a class action lawsuit over "loot boxes" in the popular video game, Rise of Kingdoms.

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  • SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ --Lilith Games, represented by Kronenberger Rosenfeld, LLP and Intelink Law, has defeated a class action lawsuit over "loot boxes" in the popular video game, Rise of Kingdoms.
  • In December 2019, a putative class action was filed in federal court against Lilith Games regarding its highly popular mobile game, Rise of Kingdoms.
  • Lilith believed the case lacked merit and intended to vigorously defend against the lawsuit and its allegations.
  • To that end, it hired Kronenberger Rosenfeld, LLP and Intelink Law Group, PC to represent it in the lawsuit.

Amlan International Adds Sales Manager, Distribution Partner and is Granted New Registration of Calibrin-Z in the Philippines

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Jayson Fernandez joined Amlan as a sales manager for the Philippines in January 2022 and FJ Wegon Animal Health and Nutrition Inc. is now registered to distribute proven biotoxin binder Calibrin-Z.

Key Points: 
  • Jayson Fernandez joined Amlan as a sales manager for the Philippines in January 2022 and FJ Wegon Animal Health and Nutrition Inc. is now registered to distribute proven biotoxin binder Calibrin-Z.
  • Registration is pending of additional high-value feed additives, such as patented Varium, designed for poultry feed efficiency.
  • Oil-Dri Corporation of America doing business as Amlan International is a publicly traded stock on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: ODC).
  • Product availability may vary by country, associated claims do not constitute medical claims and may differ based on government requirements.

LATHAM & WATKINS ADDS EXPERIENCED INVESTMENT FUNDS PRACTITIONER IN WASHINGTON, D.C.

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022

WASHINGTON, Nov. 29, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Latham & Watkins LLP1 is pleased to announce that Aaron Gilbride has joined the firm's Washington, D.C. office as a partner in the Investment Funds Practice. Gilbride advises on the full range of regulatory matters impacting investment advisers and investment funds, with a particular focus on compliance, enforcement, and securities regulations relevant to fund formation and structuring, as well as the operation and management of investment advisers.

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  • At the SEC, Gilbride focused on the regulation of investment advisers and investment funds and provided policy recommendations affecting the asset management industry.
  • He worked closely with the SEC's Division of Enforcement and Division of Examinations on examinations and enforcement matters relating to investment advisers and investment funds.
  • "Aaron brings a compelling combination of private practice and government experience to our growing Investment Funds Practice.
  • Latham & Watkins works in cooperation with the Law Office of Salman M. Al-Sudairi in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.