KSC Commander and KSC Pilot for Studio D at SWR Mainz

 BFE Studio and Media Systems GmbH at IBC in Amsterdam (September 7-11, 2012) in Hall 3, Stand B20 AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS and MAINZ, GERMANY–(Marketwire/AsiaNet Pakistan – August 28, 2012) – Revamping the production technology for Studio D at SWR Mainz included the extension of the master controller with another KSC Commander as well as a KSC Pilot Client component.The KSC system from BFE enables the control and monitoring of equipment…

Prime Minister Calls for Unity for Democracy

Islamabad, August 28, 2012 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf has expressed the confidence that the government would soon come over the challenges faced by it.“Time has come that all democratic forces should get united for the sake of democracy and participate wholeheartedly in forthcoming general elections which would be held in free, fair and impartial manner”, said the Prime Minister while talking to the Parliamentarians who called on him…

Armstrong’s legacy continues to flourish, UAE Papers

Abu Dhabi: Neil Armstrong, the first man to land on the moon, has died; but the human curiosity to explore and determination to achieve, which he personified, will continue to live, a UAE paper commented. “Despite being hampered by some financial restraints at present, humanity’s efforts to explore space, for both commercial and purely scientific reasons, is achieving new successes every day,” Gulf News said in its today’s editorial titled…

Emirates Steel appoints 1st UAE National as Chief Executive Officer

Abu Dhabi: Emirates Steel’s Board of Directors agreed at a meeting yesterday to appoint Engineer Saeed Ghumran Al Romaithi as the new Chief Executive Officer. Commenting on the new appointment Engineer Suhail Mubarak Athaeeth Al Ameri, Chairman of Emirates Steel, said: ” Appointment of Saeed Al Romaithi comes as part of a clear and well-defined strategy to increase the numbers of UAE nationals within the workforce and to make benefit…

UAE balloon wins Poland’s International Hot Air Balloon Festival

Abu Dhabi: The UAE Hot Air Balloon has made waves in Europe, winning the cup of 28th Poland International Hot Air Balloon Festival. The UAE balloonists outperformed their European rivals, especially those from France and Norway. Captain Abdul Aziz Al Mansouri, Pilot of UAE Balloon, stated after his return home from Poland, that the team, flying a balloon carrying portrait of His Highness General Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan,…

Neil Armstrong, first man ever on the Moon dies at age 82

Washington: Neil Armstrong, the first man ever to walk on the moon, has died aged 82 as the result of cardiovascular complications following surgery. The former US astronaut, who will go down on history as the most famous pioneer of space exploration. As commander of the Apollo 11 mission, he became the first person to set foot on the moon, on 20 July 1969, fulfilling the long held dream of…

Don’t ignore Syria’s humanitarian crisis, UAE Paper

Abu Dhabi: There seems to be no ready-made solution to the Syrian crisis. The regime and its opponents, including international and regional players, obviously don’t have a clue about how to end the bloodshed and restore stability without compromising the popular demands that sparked the revolution nearly 18 months ago, commented a UAE daily. The revolution has moved on from a peaceful uprising to an armed struggle. The regime, meanwhile,…

Sheikh Zayed Book Award receives 65 nominations in Children’s Literature category

Abu Dhabi: The Sheikh Zayed Book Award announced today it received a total of 65 nominations in the “Children’s Literature” category in the Award’s seventh session of 2012 / 2013 currently running. The category aims at encouraging children and adolescent’s literature, which seeks to develop this important segment of society, and their aesthetic taste, and construct their cultural identity on the foundation of creative interaction between the past and present.…