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Ems

 (ĕmz, ĕms)
A river of northwest Germany flowing about 370 km (230 mi) to the North Sea at the Netherlands border.

EMS

abbr.
1. electrical muscle stimulation
2. Emergency Medical Service
3. European Monetary System

Ems

(ɛmz) or

Bad Ems

n
1. (Placename) a town in W Germany, in the Rhineland-Palatinate: famous for the Ems Telegram (1870), Bismarck's dispatch that led to the outbreak of the Franco-Prussian War. Pop: 9666 (2003 est)
2. (Placename) a river in W Germany, rising in the Teutoburger Wald and flowing generally north to the North Sea. Length: about 370 km (230 miles)

EMS

abbreviation for
1. (Economics) European Monetary System
2. (Computer Science) enhanced messaging service: a system used for sending text messages containing special text formatting, animations, etc, to and from mobile phones

EMS

emergency medical service.
Translations

EMS

N ABBR =European Monetary SystemSME m

EMS

[ˌiːɛmˈɛs] n abbr (=European Monetary System) → SME m

EMS

abbr of European Monetary SystemEWS nt

EMS

[ˌiːɛmˈɛs] n abbr =European Monetary SystemS.M.E. m =Sistema Monetario Europeo
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Higher interest rates and growth in EMs, relative to advanced economies, tend to attract capital as EMs offer higher returns to investors.
The concept of essential medicine (EM) was launched in 1977 by the World Health Organization (WHO) along with the publication of its first model list of essential medicines (EMs), as a reference for national and institutional EM lists.
In the seven months from July 2015, USD70bn flowed out of EMs on concerns about weaker growth amidst the structural challenges of higher US interest rates and slowing growth in China.
EMS' strong reputation in the region ensures they are leading energy consultants in the Middle East.
For example, the HEMTT A4 IETM comes packaged with EMS NG v2.0.
29 December 2011 - Norwegian pension fund MP Pensjon, the Government Pension Fund Norway (Folketrygdfondet) and Swedish insurer If Skadeforsakring AB became main owners in Norwegian ship supply company Eitzen Maritime Services ASA (OSL:EMS), or EMS.
Making this announcement on Wednesday, the company said that EMS Aviation will include its EMS SATCOM division, the provider of Inmarsat SwiftBroadband systems, and the recently-acquired EMS Formation and EMS Sky Connect, providers of air-to-ground connectivity and Iridium-based tracking and messaging, respectively.
Prior to EMS, posts' evacuation information was maintained separately in domestic and overseas locations, hampering coordination and tracking.
An EMS is a management system based on the "Plan, Do, Act, Check" model, using a standard process to develop goals, implement them, measure success and make improvements to ensure continuous progress.
Cygnus Business Media (Westport, CT) has acquired "EMS Magazine," the EMS Expo, "Advanced Rescue Technology" and "Frontline First Responder" magazines and their accompanying web sites from Summer Communications (Van Nuys, CA).