Corporate Sports Championship 2020 officially launched at Dubai Sports Council
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 19, 2020: After winning awards and breaking records in 2019, the most prestigious corporate sporting event in the UAE, the Corporate Sports Championship 2020, returns to Dubai on February 27-29, 2020.
The blue-ribbon event, presented in collaboration with Dubai Sports Council and empowered by Great Place to Work, unites more than 28 of the UAE’s top companies, including many Government entities, to compete in over 22 sports and activities over three action-packed days at the state-of-the-art Swiss International Scientific School.
Over 2000 men and women are expected to take part this year at the family friendly event, which was awarded Fitness Event of the Year at the recent 2019 ......read more
Dubai, 18th January 2020: For the fourth consecutive year, the Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, represented by its Training & Development Center received the Silver Award from the American Heart Association following the Center’s success in providing simulation-based life-support training programs for basic and advanced CPR and children's recovery in accordance with the highest international standards.
The achievement comes as part of MoHAP’s vigorous efforts to enhance Continuing Medical Education (CME) offerings and provided outstanding healthcare services for society happiness and support the sustainable development strategy, and to improve the outcomes of the national indicator of cardiovascular disease mortality rates, in line with MoHAP’s strategy to provide comprehensive, integrated, and ......read more
Advanced tech solutions and future of security under the spotlight during three-day exhibition and conference
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 18, 2020: The world’s leading security, safety and fire protection experts will gather in Dubai for the 2020 edition of Intersec, the world’s leading trade fair for security, safety and fire production, from 19 – 21 January to probe the latest technology solutions transforming the global security industry.
More than 1,100 exhibitors for 50-plus countries, including the majority of the world’s top 50 security manufacturers will be displaying the latest security solutions across the three days when the show opens on Sunday (19 January).
While the exhibition will be a window to disruptive technology shaping the ......read more
Dubai, UAE - 18th January 2020: Airbus, a leading provider of secure communication and collaboration solutions, will be showcasing their latest secure communications solutions at the 22nd edition of Intersec this year in Dubai, taking place at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Center between the 19th and 21st of January.
Airbus’s pioneer collaboration tool, Tactilon Agnet will be in the spotlight during the exhibition. The professional solution , which has both application and platform features, secure and reliable Tetra group communications at the touch of a button, as well as efficient and secure information exchange between Tetra radios and smartphones, is also used for assisting, for instance, police officers or security personnel.
The award-winning Tactilon Dabat, a Tetra radio ......read more
The Masdar project is one of the world's largest operational concentrated solar power plants
The contract marks the first collaboration between Mubadala's power generation companies
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 18 January 2020: Sanad Powertech, a wholly owned subsidiary of Mubadala Investment Company (Mubadala) and the energy and industrial MRO service provider, has been awarded a contract for the MRO operations of the steam engine and power generator of Shams Power Company, one of the largest operational concentrated solar power plants in the world.
The contract was signed during the Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, held from the 11th to 18th of January 2020.
The project within the domestic portfolio of Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company (Masdar), a wholly owned subsidiary of Mubadala, and global ......read more
• Eaton uninterruptible power supply (UPS) connectivity devices are first technologies to meet both IEC 62443-4-2 and UL 2900-1 cybersecurity standards
• Eaton emphasizes need for common global cybersecurity standard for safe, secure power in a more connected and electrified world
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 16, 2020: Power management company Eaton continues to expand its cybersecurity program with International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) cybersecurity certifications for its Gigabit Network Card and Industrial Gateway Card. The products also comply with UL cybersecurity standards to provide advanced network protection for UPS connectivity devices. Eaton is the first in its industry to achieve dual certifications for rigorous IEC and UL product ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 16, 2020: IBS Intelligence recognised ICS Financial Systems Limited (ICSFS), the global software and services provider for banks and financial institutions, for its Core Banking Implementation during its IBS Intelligence Global FinTech Innovation Awards 2019.
The IBS Intelligence Global FinTech Innovation Awards 2019 was held on 22nd November, at the Four Seasons Hotel in Mumbai. ICSFS submitted its Core Implementation for The People’s Bank of Zanzibar (PBZ), which is wholly owned by the Government of Zanzibar and is one of the oldest commercial banks in Tanzania. ICSFS chose PBZ Implementation’s success story because it is a fully-fledged commercial bank offering banking services in conventional and Islamic Banking for both, retail and corporate ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 January 2020: GROHE was ranked fourth for its "Green Mosque" initiative in the list of the best PR campaigns for this decade by the "Holmes Report" in London, based on public vote. This initiative is part of the Corporate Water Responsibility program “WaterCare” launched by GROHE, with the aim of reducing water waste in the region.
Under the “Green Mosque” initiative, GROHE, in cooperation with its local partners, provided selected mosques in the Middle East and North Africa with water-saving facucets, which contributed to a 30 percent reduction in water consumption during ablution rituals adopted by Muslims. Within this framework, GROHE continued its efforts and launched the second phase of the project under the name of “Turn ......read more
Announcement marks another major global customer win for Getac in the automotive industry
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 14th of January, 2020 – Getac, a leading rugged mobile computing manufacturer today announced it has been selected by the BMW Group to supply rugged mobile devices and solutions across its global network for a wide range of applications including R&D, production, warehouse logistics and workshop diagnostics. The announcement expands on an existing technology partnership between the two companies, which has seen Getac supply rugged equipment to the BMW Group for vehicle and application testing over the last six years. With the partnership renewed, Getac has received a large new order from the BMW Group for its S410, V110, F110, A140, UX10 and T800 series rugged notebooks and ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 13, 2020: We live in a world which is evolving every day and is requiring businesses that are high growth and high impact, as well as success that materializes by different levels of commitment, determination and willpower; Speaking about success and enthusiasm, it is vital to mention Ali Makhlouf, the youngest and most successful Syrian businessman and the second son of tycoon Rami Makhlouf.
Mr. Ali manages multiple companies owned by his family and has proven to be an exceptional and wise business leader through his participation in every business field. He is known for his entrepreneurial spirit, community-orientated mindset, and his tendency toward innovation and had never failed to add life to any business through the dynamism to management process in the turbulent business ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 13, 2020: Big brother has arrived – or perhaps it’s his better intentioned younger cousin. Every day we are being watched whether we’re checking into a hotel, visiting a friend in hospital or simply out grocery shopping. Video surveillance technology – the CCTV age - is now a fact of life we are so used to that we simply overlook it.
Yet now smart surveillance is likely to become increasingly important to retailers in the Middle East & Africa, which includes some of the world’s most famous and successful operators.
Leading surveillance solutions provider IDIS says next gen IP HD video surveillance technology will soon be watching us while we shop. And the company’s Senior Sales Manager Middle East & Africa, Jamil Al ......read more
The system would be up to ten times more energy-efficient than short haul flights, 50 per cent more efficient than high-speed trains, says Virgin Hyperloop One executive prior to Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week
ABU DHABI, UAE - JANUARY 13, 2020 – Virgin Hyperloop One (VHO), the world’s leading hyperloop company, announced its participation at this year’s Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week (ADSW), a global platform that seeks to accelerate sustainable development. The annual event is taking place in the UAE’s capital, Abu Dhabi, from January 11th – 18th 2020. VHO is presenting at ADSW’s headliner event, the World Future Energy Summit (WFES) to discuss what it will be like to travel in the 21st century.
At speeds of over 1,000km/h, hyperloop can connect all Gulf cities within an hour from ......read more
The next-generation Family Hub features new AI capabilities to streamline meal planning, from the grocery store to your home
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 12, 2020: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. unveiled the latest edition of its Family Hub refrigerator, with intelligent new features that automate meal planning and other daily tasks and deliver a more personalized experience. Family Hub for 2020 will enable families to more easily share life’s important moments with one another and control more of the connected devices within their smart home.
“In the five years since we launched Family Hub, we have introduced innovations that reflect the new ways that busy, modern families are managing their daily lives,” said John Herrington, Senior Vice President, General Manager ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 12 January 2020: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world’s largest district cooling services provider, has announced its participation in the thirteenth edition of the World Future Energy Summit 2020, the world's largest annual conference on renewable and future energy solutions. The Summit is being held from 13 to 16 January at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC)..
The World Future Energy Summit 2020 is a global industry platform that brings together senior government and business leaders, policy makers, producers, investors, financiers, innovators, and buyers of sustainable solutions. Extraordinary ideas that can lead to a wave of change in the clean and renewable energy sector, are fostered and born through the collaboration of such great minds at ......read more
LG Powers Automotive Infotainment and Building Management Systems with Microsoft Azure Cloud and AI Technologies
DUBAI, January 12, 2019 — LG Electronics (LG) is working with Microsoft to build its automotive infotainment systems, building management systems and other business-to-business collaborations. As announced at CES 2020, LG will leverage Microsoft Azure and AI services to accelerate the digital transformation of LG’s B2B business growth engines.
A year ago, LG started its collaboration with Microsoft to enhance and further grow LG’s autonomous vehicle and infotainment system business. LG will expand the scope of new projects beyond the automotive sector and further into the commercial space.
LG plans to enhance its management systems to enable its Building Energy Control (BECON) ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 09, 2020: Kia Motors Corporation MEA has appointed Memac Ogilvy to lead its public relations in a multi-market partnership across Middle East and Africa — a new partnership for the automotive giant.
The account will be handled by Memac Ogilvy’s hub office in Dubai, UAE, and service major markets in the region, including Algeria, Morocco, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, KSA, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, and South Africa.
Yaser Shabsogh, Chief Operating Officer, Regional HQs, Middle East & Africa, Kia, said: “As we continue to witness a rapid change in the auto industry, we are determined to enhance Kia’s brand power and reputation. We believe in synergy and are positioned to respond to the opportunities the changing era brings with the help of Ogilvy and their ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates 8th January 2020: GROHE, a leading global brand for full bathroom solutions and kitchen fittings, announces today that Michael Mager, Executive Director Human Resources & Organization will retire after 15 years with GROHE and LIXIL.
“We would like to thank Michael for his dedicated commitment for the Human Resources department. He has managed to enable the brand through many challenging and exciting times. During his tenure leading the HR function he set the direction for the brand’s leadership and people management. Michael was also aware of our bigger purpose: He was committed to the Don Bosco program to educate future plumbers in the third world. Thank you, Michael, for your dedicated work and all the best for you and your family for the future,” says Thomas Fuhr, ......read more
- Growth of 11.2% in the total trade
- Trade surplus of AED 16.2 billion
- Re-exports grow by 11.8%
January 8, 2020; Dubai, UAE: Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) today announced that it contributed 12% of Dubai's AED 1.02 trillion foreign trade in the first nine months of 2019. The results highlight the success of DAFZA’s strategic projects that have played a role in supporting Dubai’s economic growth and enhancing its GDP.
DAFZA’s operational performance supported the increase in global trade through the free zone. DAFZA achieved a growth of 11.2% in the total value of foreign trade to reach AED 120 billion, in addition to an 11.8% growth in re-exports, valued at AED 68 billion and accounted for 21.7% from the total re-exports in the emirate of Dubai. This came as a result of ......read more
Dubai, UAE; 6th January 2020: Jumbo Distribution, a division of Jumbo Group, has expanded its brand portfolio by partnering with Swiss brand Laurastar SA, the world leader in Premium Quality professional ironing systems.
Jumbo Electronics will become the exclusive representative, distributor and service provider of Laurastar garment care products in the UAE, including end-to-end operations from distribution, logistics, warranty and service. Among the products that will be distributed are a collection of steam generators and two new products:
• the Laurastar #CONNECTED LAURASTAR SMART range an exclusive 3-in-1 system equipped with suction and blower, a steam generator and a professional iron;
• the #PROTECT LAURASTAR LIFT range, a steam station that irons, steams and ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 06, 2020: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: Nisir Microfinance Institution (Nisir MFI), an innovative and growing microfinance institution in Ethiopia, has selected ICS Financial Systems Limited (ICSFS), the global software and services provider for banks and financial institutions, to be its technology partner in providing a turnkey project, delivering its ICS BANKS Microfinance solution.
Along with its Headquarters, Nisir MFI has 5 branches in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Based on Nisir’s current and future expected growth, a microfinance solution is needed in order to automate the operations of the institution. Nisir MFI decided to procure a comprehensive and agile core banking system last year, the end of November 2018, where it published an RFP, and have shortlisted five global leading ......read more
The EY initiative, taking place for the first time in Bahrain, inspires female Bahraini business students to take up careers in transaction advisory services (TAS) and corporate finance
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 05, 2020: Fatema Alhaddad, a Bahraini female student from Bahrain Polytechnic, has been named the winner of the inaugural EY Bahrain Corporate Finance Woman of the Year (CFWY) award at a ceremony held in Manama. Fatema was selected from a group of six finalists who competed at the national level in the Kingdom. Following her win, Fatema will now compete against finalists from 21 other countries, including: Australia, Germany, Japan, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Norway, Russia, Singapore, the United Arab Emirates, the United Kingdom, and the United States at the global level.
Held ......read more
● Edge data centers are deployed in many locations that lack IT staff on-site
● Resilience at the edge is crucial; management will often require partnership with expert service providers
● Next-Generation Data Center Infrastructure Management (DCIM) tools utilize cloud technologies, data analytics and Artificial Intelligence (AI) to deliver increased visibility
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 05, 2020: Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, has announced a new White Paper #281, “Essential Guidance on DCIM for Edge Computing Infrastructure”, available for immediate download at the Schneider Electric website. The paper provides data center operators, channel partners and Managed Service ......read more
Comprehend are the route to maximising AI for intelligent security
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 02, 2020: Artificial Intelligence is being hailed as the latest security breakthrough, but the industry has yet to fully understand its capabilities, according to the world’s biggest supplier of video surveillance equipment.
Now Hikvision, the Chinese manufacturer, says a simple three-C step approach to comprehending the technology will enable users to make AI efficiencies a reality.
Having innovated ‘self-learning’ algorithms for its product range, Hikvision claims virtually limitless applications for its AI technologies.
“We can now help banks protect employees, customers, branch offices and ATMs and assist retailers to understand ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 31, 2019: Dr. Dhananjay (Jay) Datar, Chairman & Managing Director of Al Adil Trading was recently honoured by Lokmat Media Group with ‘Lokmat Most Stylish Entrepreneur’ award in a glittering and glamorous award nite in Mumbai, India. Dr. Datar, popularly known as the ‘Masala King’ said it is a great honour to be recognized by Lokmat, which is one of the most credible media houses in India. Recognizing the passion and contribution of the crème de la creme, Lokmat revealed its long-awaited list of the winners at an impressive ceremony hosted recently at Leela Hotel, Mumbai. Guests of honor at the event included Ajay Devgn, Deepika Padukone, Ayushmann Khurrana, among others. Dr. Datar received the award from nted actor, singer and politician Babul Supriyo, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 30 December 2019: Talabat, the largest food delivery service in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), was delighted to share its love and appreciation for its loyal customers by inviting everyone to celebrate the outdoors and the festive season with ‘Talaland’ that took place this month, at Zabeel Park.
Hosting, among others, myriad activities, a photo booth, live music, and food trucks, Talaland welcomed the coming of the festive season in the most festive way possible, with great food, breezy weather, and fun times. Talabat is consistently rewarding its customers who have helped it become the premier food delivery service in the region and a byword for customer care and appreciation.
Mohammed Yildirim, MD of Talabat, said: “We are grateful to our loyal customers for their trust and ......read more
• Finalists join the 2019 cohort, from across the world including start-ups from Asia, Europe, Middle East and North Africa
• Third edition includes larger pool of FinTech firms, growing approximately 50% from 2018
• Participants to receive training and mentoring from leading financial players and strategic partner institutions
Dubai, 8 September ......read more
• Q3 Revenue: $960.6 million, increasing 17.3% year over year
• Q3 Net Income per Share: $0.55 GAAP; $0.71 adjusted (non-GAAP)
• Share Repurchases: Repurchased approximately 1.1 million shares of common stock for an aggregate price of $45.4 million during the quarter
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 08, 2019: "We delivered another ......read more
UAE, September 07, 2019 - Al Ansari Exchange, the UAE-based foreign exchange and worldwide money transfer company, has warned its customers against fraudulent social media messages, text messages, and phone calls claiming that they have won major cash prizes in any of the company’s promotions. It strongly urged its customers to ignore the scammers, adding that the company only communicates ......read more
Certification marks the company’s fourth ISO mark in addition to OSHAS and the MENA first GC-Mark certification
Dubai, UAE, Sep 7th, 2019: Emirates District Cooling LLC [Emicool] – a leading district cooling service provider in the region and a wholly owned subsidiary of Dubai Investments PJSC, has been conferred with the fourth ISO certification – ISO ......read more
Offering a New Vision of Transformation Through “Evolve, Connect and Open” Strategy
DUBAI, Sep. 5, 2019 — At a panel talk event to kick off IFA 2019 in Berlin, Dr. I.P. Park, president and Chief Technology Officer of LG Electronics, shared the company’s vision for an AI-powered future where Anywhere is Home.
Addressing the three pillars of LG’s AI ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 04, 2019: Russia Business Forum has kicked off yesterday Tuesday at the headquarters of the Chamber of Commerce & Industry of the Russian Federation. The forum activities will last until September 6th.
The forum comes on the sidelines of the visit of the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce & Industry (SCCI), represented by the Sharjah ......read more
By Peter Garnry, Head of Equity Strategy at Saxo Bank
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 04, 2019: Equities are down across the board as South Korea CPI falls to 0% and the US and China cannot agree on the next date for trade negotiations. The risk-off is pulling DAX futures close to its previous tight trading range. In today's equity update we also ......read more
Beema today brings to market an innovative, first-to-region offering that will give UAE motorists up to 25% cashback on their motor insurance, based on the kilometers they drive. Beema was created following a joint innovation sprint by ENOC and BCG Digital Ventures, and in partnership with AXA Insurance.
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, 4th September 2019: Beema has today announced the ......read more
• Customizable facility automation, surveillance and visualization technologies, including cybersecurity services, help optimize day-to-day building operations and safety measures
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, September 4, 2019 – Honeywell (NYSE: HON), a global leader in smart building technology and services, today introduced the next generation of Enterprise Building ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 4th September 2019: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world's largest district cooling services provider, announced that it will be participating in the 6th World Green Economy Summit (WGES) 2019 as a Global Sponsor. Themed “Innovative Technologies for a Sustainable Economy”, the 6th WGES 2019 will be held under the patronage of ......read more
Ajman, United Arab Emirates - September 3, 2019: Ajman Free Zone has entered into an agreement with the free zone entity of Al Zorah - a partnership between Solidere International and Ajman Government - and a premium lifestyle and leisure destination, to operate the developments of 3,000 ft state-of-the-art Business Centre.
The contemporary, furnished ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 3 September 2019: Abu Dhabi’s Department for Transport (DoT) aims to showcase its successful model of standardizing the UAE’s roads when it hosts the World Road Congress Abu Dhabi 2019.
With less than two months’ to go until the prestigious event takes place between October 6 to 10, global experts will be offered an insight into how Abu Dhabi’s ......read more
The region’s dedicated warehousing trade show turns its focus to robotics and automation for its landmark 10th edition
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 03, 2019: His Excellency Mattar Al Tayer, Director General and Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of RTA today officially opened the 2019 edition of Materials Handling Middle ......read more
Global Experts Propose Tech Disruption for Massive Energy Conservation
Dubai: September 3, 2019: Over 300 professionals from the Middle East’s HVAC industry have gathered in Dubai today to plan out the sector’s path to sustainability with global experts outlining how technological disruption can aid the region’s energy and water conservation ......read more
The previously unobserved LYCEUM threat group targeted critical infrastructure organisations without being detected for more than 12 months
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - September 03, 2019: The LYCEUM threat group targets organisations in sectors of strategic national importance, including oil and gas and possibly telecommunications. The activity observed by ......read more
ThreatQuotient to Make Threat Intelligence More Accessible to Cybersecurity Community in Saudi Arabia
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – September 2, 2019: ThreatQuotient™, a leading security operations platform innovator, today announced they will be making their first appearance at the MENA Information Security Conference (ISC) in Riyadh this year. ......read more
dans hosts a workshop for its employees
Mohammed Ahli: Aviation sector has a major role to play in the Expo
Najeeb Al-Ali: Supporting national organisations crucial for the UAE’s best image
Dubai, UAE, September 1, 2019: His Excellency Mohammed Abdulla Ahli, Director General of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority (DCAA) and CEO of Dubai Air Navigation Services (dans), ......read more
By Ole S. Hansen, Head of Commodity Strategy at Saxo Bank
September 1, 2019: The Bloomberg Commodity Index, which tracks a basket of major commodities, evenly spread between energy, metals and agriculture, traded lower for a second month in a row during August. This is in response to continued concerns about the outlook for global growth and with that demand for key commodities. ......read more
August 29, 2019: The main and backup crews for the 25th September mission to ISS have started today their exams in Yuri Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Centre in Star City. The main crew comprised Hazzaa AlMansoori, Oleg Skripochka, and Jessica Meir, did today their Complex Exam which includes Simulation of the Russian segment in ISS, the Functional Cargo Block (FGB) mock up, and Data management ......read more
By Peter Garnry, Head of Equity Strategy at Saxo Bank
August 29, 2019 - UAE: In today's equity update we highlight the lack of direction and zoom in on the mega merger between Philip Morris and Altria. With the intense focus on clean energy due to climate change we also take a look at how investments in the energy sector have done since the Great Financial Crisis in 2008.
As we ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 29, August 2019: Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) invited traders from the UAE and the region to participate their upcoming international trade fairs on a variety of industries. The trade fairs will be held at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) between September 7 to November 9, 2019.
The UAE is Hong ......read more
Dubai - August 28, 2019: Hong Kong and the UAE have enjoyed robust bilateral trade relations on a range of products and services over the years. Adding to the Hong Kong’s business advantages, Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) gathers the latest market intelligence and form partnerships to develop business for corporations. The HKTDC organises more than 30 exhibitions in Hong ......read more
Highlighting its support in developing energy efficient communities
28 August 2019, Abu Dhabi, UAE: The National Central Cooling Company PJSC “Tabreed,” will participate in the 24th edition of the World Energy Congress in Abu Dhabi. Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, the congress is taking place at the Abu Dhabi ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 28 August 2019: The Secretariat of the National Committee on Sustainable Development Goals launched the first report on private sector initiatives for sustainability in UAE titled "Achieving Sustainable Development Goals in the UAE: Private Sector Contributions." Global Strategy Consulting firm, Oliver Wyman developed the report in partnership with the ......read more
VMware Supports Equinix as Global Colocation Provider for VMware Cloud on Dell EMC
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 28, August 2019: Equinix, Inc. (Nasdaq: EQIX), the global interconnection and data center company, today announced an expanded partnership with VMware to support VMware Cloud on Dell EMC on Platform Equinix®.
The digital transformation landscape has never ......read more
UAE, August 27, 2019: Al Ansari Exchange, the UAE-based foreign exchange and worldwide money transfer company, announced that Abdullah Al Arafat Mohammed Mohsin from Bangladesh, is the sixth millionaire of its annual “Al Ansari Exchange Rewards Summer promotion.” Abdullah took home AED 1 million after his name was picked during the grand draw held at the Metropolitan ......read more
As competition heats up the banking sphere, Middle Eastern banks need to emulate digital giants and adopt full-scale digital transformation to outpace traditional rivals and ward off disruption, says new BCG report
Dubai, UAE 27th August 2019: Banks in the Middle East are expected to face unprecedented challenges as digital giants begin to turn their attention to the banking ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 27 August 2019: To mark this year’s Emirati Women’s Day, five talented and passionate Emirati first officers at Emirates airline helped put the spotlight on women in aviation, and the advancement of women in the UAE, by flying to five continents on the same day.
Watch the video, released on Emirates’ social media platforms, and see how ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 27th August 2019: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world's largest district cooling services provider, confirmed its commitment towards women’s empowerment, particularly in the district cooling sector, by providing the necessary support and jobs that are commensurate with their nature and interests. This comes in line with the ......read more
4-day event will be held in conjunction with CIFAC at Cairo International Convention Centre on 5-8 December 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 27, August 2019: Cairo WoodShow, North Africa's leading platform for wood and woodworking machinery, with 120 exhibitors from across 25+ countries and 7,000 visitors, is gearing up to organise its 5th edition at Cairo International ......read more
Nine in ten UAE professionals feel confident and excited about the future of work: Bayt.com and YouGov Study
Dubai, UAE, 27 August 2019: Seven in ten recruiters in the UAE say that the hiring process is going to change in the future, according to new research by Bayt.com and YouGov. Nearly nine in 10 say the process will be fully online, significantly faster, and more ......read more
• GROHE convinces with consistent brand management
• Global brand creates relevance inside and outside the sanitary industry
• Award ceremony will take place in Konzerthaus Berlin, hosting an exclusive audience of 1,400 invited guests on 1 November 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 26 August 2019: The jury for the Red Dot Award: Brands & ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 25 August 2019: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world's largest district cooling services provider, announced that it has awarded contracts worth AED 33 million to expand its district cooling pipe network at Dubai Studio City.
The network expansion is a part of company's infrastructure development plan using state-of-the-art technology to ......read more
Event aimed towards listening to ideas of future women entrepreneurs
Abu Dhabi, 25 August 2019: Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development (KFED) Acting CEO Mouza Al Nasri, along with department and division heads, recently welcomed 15 young female participants of Khalifa Fund’s summer camp, which was organized in July this year. The girls made the visit upon the ......read more
• Leads fight against cybercrime and data breaches with industry-leading systems to protect businesses and buildings from hackers
• Continued adoption of devices connected to ‘Internet of Things’ increases chances of exposure to sophisticated cyber attacks
• UL’s global team of experts offer comprehensive advice and safety standards that can protect ......read more
Almost 90% per cent of Strata’s national workforce are women
Al Ain, UAE – 25 August 2019: Strata Manufacturing, the advanced composite aero-structures manufacturing company wholly owned by Mubadala Investment Company PJSC, celebrates Emirati Women’s Day by highlighting the integral role three different Emirati women play in the company. Those leading icons ......read more
Companies now can build on AVEVA’s industry-leading Enterprise Resource Management solution to develop a project delivery system that meets the unique materials management challenges facing Engineering, Procurement and Construction organizations.
Dubai, UAE, 25th August 2019: AVEVA, a global leader in engineering and industrial software, today announced that ......read more
- License Renewal percentage stands at 91% in first half of 2019
- Around 8000 companies now trade from Ajman Free Zone
- Free Zone companies now contribute 32% of Ajman’s total exports and 60% of re-exports, according to Ajman Chamber of Commerce
- Investor companies attracted by wealth of benefits offered
Ajman, United Arab Emirates - August 25, ......read more
Jebel Ali Port and Jafza are Offering Strategic Solutions for Indian F&B Companies, providing a Gateway to the Middle East and African Markets
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 24 Aug 2019: DP World, UAE Region, the leading trade enabler, and Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza) showcased their capabilities and offerings at the FoodPro exhibition and conference organised by the ......read more
• Fadi Pharaon is appointed Senior Vice President, and Head of Market Area Middle East & Africa, effective September 1, 2019
• Member of Ericsson's Executive Team, reporting to CEO
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 22, August 2019: Effective September 1, 2019, Fadi Pharaon is appointed Senior Vice President and Head of Market Area Middle East & ......read more
Dubai, UAE, August 22, 2019: Al-Futtaim Engineering and Technologies Facilities Management division has signed on as a strategic corporate partner with the Middle East Facility Management Association (MEFMA).
The agreement was signed by Darko Macura, Chief Executive Officer of Al-Futtaim Engineering and Technologies and Ms. Alaa AlBoali MEFMA Director.
MEFMA is a non-profit ......read more
Red Hat Ansible Automation cited among leaders based on its scores in the strategy, market presence and current offering categories
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 22, August 2019: Red Hat, Inc., the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that Red Hat Ansible Automation has been named a Leader by Forrester Research in the Forrester ......read more
By Christopher Dembik, Head of Macro Analysis, Saxo Bank
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 22, August 2019: Japanese investors bought into Italian government debt in a big way in June according to the latest figures released by the Japanese government. They increased their portfolio holding by 327bn JPY (roughly 2.6bn euros), which is the largest net monthly increase since the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 21st August 2019: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world's largest district cooling services provider, reported that the number of online transactions performed through its e-payment channels showing a significant growth of 16% during January to July 2019 compared to the same period of 2018. Empower is providing it’s e-services to ......read more
UAE’s largest Consumer Cooperative invests AED 10 Million for price cuts on more than 10,000 products of Stationery.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 21, August 2019: Retail Pioneer, Union Coop in Dubai has announced its three consecutive ‘Back to school’ promotions with discounts reaching up to 75% on more than 10,000 products, which will ......read more
• Group revenue grew year-on-year for eight consecutive quarters, reaching US$12.5B in Q1 FY19/20
• PTI more than doubled to US$240M year-on-year, up US$127M
• Net income was US$162M, up US$85M year-on-year, also more than doubling
• One in every four PCs built worldwide is a Lenovo PC, thanks to record market share of 24.9%
Dubai, United Arab Emirates ......read more
As per the company’s strategic growth plan, Harris Pye is effectively stabilizing its presence within the Egyptian market through its contractual contributions to the Canal Sugar (S.A.E)refinery project.
Dubai – United Arab Emirates –18th of August 2019: Harris Pye Engineering Group UAE, a global service provider supplying the offshore, marine and industrial sectors, ......read more
By Ole S. Hansen, Head of Commodity Strategy, Saxo Bank | August 18, 2019
Global growth concerns and ample supply of key commodities have been the main drivers behind the weakness seen across the sector so far this quarter. Precious metals remain the exception with gold responding strongly to the ongoing collapse in global bond yields.
The trade war between the US and China remains ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 15, August 2019: Saxo Bank and BinckBank announce that Saxo Bank has completed the acquisition of BinckBank. The acquisition of BinckBank marks an important milestone for the Saxo Bank Group that now services approximately 860,000 clients and holds approximately EUR 46 bn in client assets. By gaining scale and reducing cost and complexity, the Group ......read more
The new service will replace the current bank guarantee
Ajman, United Arab Emirates - August 14, 2019: Ajman Free Zone has signed a Memorandum of Understanding and associated documents with Dubai Insurance to provide insurance services to workers employed by companies operating within the Free Zone.
The new service will replace the current bank guarantee system and will cover ......read more