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HOUSTON - Tuesday, January 26th 2016 [ME NewsWire]

    Fourth-quarter revenue of $7.7 billion decreased 9% sequentially
    Fourth-quarter EPS of $0.65, excluding charges and credits, declined 17% sequentially
    Fourth-quarter restructuring and asset impairment charges totaled $1.46 per share
    Full-year free cash flow of $5 billion represented 114% of earnings
    New share repurchase program of $10 billion approved
    Quarterly cash dividend of $0.50 per share approved

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Schlumberger Limited (NYSE:SLB) today reported results for full-year 2015 and the fourth quarter of 2015. Full-year results are shown in the table below.

-To view the full report and tables please click here.


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Tru by Hilton makes spirited debut with 102 hotels signed, and 30 more in various stages of approval

MCLEAN, Va - Tuesday, January 26th 2016 [ME NewsWire]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hilton Worldwide (NYSE:HLT) today unveiled Tru by Hilton, a brand that is simplified, spirited and grounded in value, filling a massive void in the midscale category in the U.S. and Canada. Built from a belief that being cost conscious and having a great stay don’t have to be mutually exclusive, Tru by Hilton offers an experience unlike anything in its space, consistently delivered in a surprisingly affordable way.

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Demonstrating owners’ desire for a forward-thinking and innovative midscale brand with a strong value proposition, Hilton Worldwide already has 102 hotels signed and an additional 30 hotels in various stages of approval in cities i ... Read more »

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BRISBANE, Australia - Monday, January 25th 2016 [ME NewsWire]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Retail Food Group (RFG) (ASX: RFG), Australia’s largest multi-food franchisor, has entered 2016 on a high with the commissioning of its 2,500th outlet. RFG is the global franchisor for brands including Donut King, Brumby’s Bakery, Michel’s Patisserie, Crust Gourmet Pizza Bar, Gloria Jean’s Coffees and Cafe2U.

The Company celebrated its milestone with the opening of Michel’s Patisserie & Café in Maitland, New South Wales in late December.

RFG CEO Franchise Andre Nell said the Company’s continued network expansion was being driven by high demand for innovative retail concepts in the Australian market, as well as strong international growth.

“We are focussed on enhancing the customer experience and driving franchisee success across all of our Brand Systems, both domestically and internationally,” said Mr Nell.

The ne ... Read more »

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ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Monday, January 25th 2016 [ME NewsWire]

The Ministry of Interior launched a media campaign under the slogan "My job is a trust" across all government and private sectors. The campaign aims to enhance positive professional values ​​in society, notably preserving public money; refraining from making illicit gains from the job; avoiding abuse of position or power for personal gains; not favoring someone or an organization at the expense of others; and applying rules and legislations without slackness. The campaign is designed to emphasize the role of members of the public in cooperating with the relevant police sectors to report any incorrect behaviors that may have a detrimental effect on society.

Lt. Colonel Matar Mu'ded Al Muhairi, Head of the Anti-Corruption Department at Abu Dhabi Police, said that the UAE community has been able to promote integrity and transparency, which contributed to upgrading work processes to t ... Read more »

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ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Wednesday, January 20th 2016 [ME NewsWire]

The Directorate General of Strategy and Performance Development at the Ministry of Interior, represented by the Sports Activity Section, held a preparatory meeting to discuss the calendar of sporting activities for the 2016 season. The meeting was held at the Police Club in Abu Dhabi, and was attended by a large number of liaison officers and administrators from various departments of the Abu Dhabi Police.

The meeting was chaired by Captain Muhammad Al Maamari, Chief of the Sports Activity Section, and Muhammad Al Meqbali, Supervisor of Competitions and Championships. The meeting discussed the 2016 season championships and the new season championships, which included 50 competitions of various sports and a sporting festival for those with special needs which will be held nation-wide late January. The 2016 sporting championships will include the following: Commander-in-chief Shield; Directors ... Read more »

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LOS ANGELES & LONDON - Monday, January 25th 2016 [ME NewsWire]

(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Further solidifying its leadership position in the areas of sports corporate consulting and experiential marketing, CAA Sports, a division of leading entertainment and sports agency Creative Artists Agency (CAA), has acquired brandrapport, an award-winning London-based sports marketing agency. Founded in 1981, brandrapport works with such well-known brands as Allianz, Jaguar Land Rover, Nestlé, Prudential, and Samsung, providing industry-leading insights from brand engagement strategy to activation, public relations, event management, digital and social media.

Brandrapport’s 25 employees will join CAA Sports Consulting, and be based in CAA’s London office in Hammersmith. Working under the leadership of Global Head of CAA Sports Consulting Greg Luckman, brandrapport’s Andy Kenny will serve as Head of CAA Sports Consulting London, guiding the team’s efforts in t ... Read more »

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