Dubai, 28 February 2017: The University of Wollongong in Dubai (UOWD) recently honoured some of their outstanding past students who have significantly contributed to the field of professional development, social impact and research and innovation, at Alumni Awards ceremony held at The Address, Dubai Marina.
Nearly 150 guests attended the presentation of the Alumni Awards that were launched in 2015 as a platform to recognise exceptional contributions made by UOWD graduates over the years. Since the establishment of the University 24 years ago, it has produced more than 9,000 graduates some of whom either obtained significant positions within the government and private sector or who contributed significantly to benefit their local and/or global communities.
“As brand ambassadors for the University, they ......read more
Cairo, Egypt: February 26, 2017: The Arab Union for International Exhibitions and Conferences (AUIEC) recently held its regular meeting at the general headquarters of Arab League’s General Secretariat of the Council of Arab Economic Unity in Cairo, Egypt.
Chaired by HE Saif Mohammed Al Midfa, Chairman of AUIEC, the meeting was attended by representatives of 13 AUIEC member states.
Participants discussed ways of developing the fairs and exhibitions sector in the Arab World and the strategies of building the capacities of all stakeholders with the aim of achieving the ultimate goal of Arab economic integration and promoting Arab products and industries in international markets.
The importance of this meeting stems from the crucial role the exhibitions industry plays in world economy, as it affects 40% of ......read more
Debut exhibitors to join returning supporters at Dubai trade show as MEA leather production, luxury spending rises
Dubai, UAE, February 26, 2017: Global interest in the Middle East and Africa’s (MEA) leather industry is gaining momentum, as international tanneries, designers, suppliers, and manufacturers look to boost business prospects at the region’s dedicated leather trade show in Dubai.
Debut exhibitors from as far away as Australia, the Netherlands, and Thailand, will rub shoulders with a host of returning players at Leatherworld Middle East 2017, as they set sights on a regional market where demand for finished leather products, tanned animal hides, and manufacturing supplies remains strong.
According to analysts Euromonitor International (EMI), the MEA’s production turnover of tanned and ......read more
Celebrating the Dubai World Cup, the exhibition brings together styles from world renowned milliners and local designers.
Now in its 16th year, the exhibition features more than 500 fabulous fascinators, hats and headpieces to compliment every World Cup look
Dubai, UAE, February 26, 2017: Dubai’s premier hat event, the BurJuman International Millinery Exhibition is back for 2017. Running from 16th to 24th March, the event features more than 500 fabulous fascinators, hats and headpieces to inspire the region’s fashion forward fashionistas ahead of the 2017 Dubai World Cup.
Crowing the heads of the region’s race-going fashionistas for sixteen years, this year’s exhibition will bring together some of the world’s most coveted milliners in one location.
This year’s ......read more
IDEX & NAVDEX 2017 exceed all projected targets
1,235 national, regional and international exhibitors
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 25 February, 2017: Today marks the fifth and last day of the 13th edition of the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX 2017) and the fourth edition of the Naval Defence Exhibition (NAVDEX 2017).
Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE and Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, IDEX and NAVDEX 2017 were organised by Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) in collaboration with the UAE Armed Forces.
The 2017 edition of both, IDEX and NAVDEX, recorded an all-time high in participation from exhibitors, companies and national and international delegations. The biennial events witnessed over 1,235 exhibitors from ......read more
IDEX 2017 ends on a high-note with a total of 90 deals valued at more than AED 19.177 billion
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 25 February, 2017: At a press conference on the fifth and last day of the 13th edition of the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX 2017), Naval Staff Colonel Fahed Nasser Al Thehli, Official Spokesperson of the fourth edition of the Naval Defence Exhibition (NAVDEX 2017), announced 8 new deals worth AED 344,053,040.
5 of the deals are with national companies and the remaining 3 with international companies. The press conference, held at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, was also attended by His Excellency Staff Brigadier-General Rashid Mohammed Al Shamsi, Official Spokesperson of IDEX 2017.
Naval Staff Colonel Fahed Nasser Al Thehli announced the following UAE Armed Forces ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE. 23 February 2017: Al Hosn Armored Systems, a subsidiary of Tawazun Holding, announced a new project to produce ‘Armored Room, an innovative protection solution for (troops, personnel, etc.).
The "Armored Room" is designed and built to international standard specifications with the possibility for re-sizing according to customer’s needs and uses.
Al Hosn which was officially launched at the International Exhibition of National Security and Resilience, held in Abu Dhabi in 2015, specializes in production of ballistic vests and protection solutions.
The company’s key operations focus on the development, production, import and export of protection solutions. It also produces stand-alone hard plates, which are entirely developed and tested in the UAE. The technology used by the ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, February 23, 2017: Al Hosn Armored Systems, a subsidiary of Tawazun Holding, announced the production of a new cutting edge, extra light weight protective vest. The new armored vest, which weighs only 8.5 kg, will be made in cooperation with Khalifa University Research Center and DuPont and is an innovative protection solution for (troops, personnel, etc.) that will be produced for the protection of individuals.
The vest will be produced based on the standards of the UAE GHQ Armed Forces complying with the National Institute Justice standards Level 3++ and is a collaborative effort by using the machinery of Khalifa University Research Center, the material of DuPont and the operational expertise of Al Hosn in production. Al Hosn are planning to increase production of the armored vest to fulfil the demand of the ......read more
82 deals over the past four days valued at more than AED 18.833 billion
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 23 February, 2017: At a press conference on day four of the 13th edition of the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX 2017), His Excellency Staff Brigadier-General Rashid Mohammed Al Shamsi, Official Spokesperson of IDEX 2017, announced 20 new deals worth AED 3,422,120,575.
13 of the deals are with national companies and the remaining 7 with international companies. The press conference, held at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, was also attended by Naval Staff Colonel Fahed Nasser Al Thehli, Official Spokesperson of the fourth edition of the Naval Defence Exhibition (NAVDEX 2017).
His Excellency Staff Brigadier-General Rashid Mohammed Al Shamsi declared the following UAE Armed Forces contracts:
An ......read more
Shopping centres, festivals and tourist destinations across Dubai host activities to celebrate the day
Dubai, 23 February, 2017: To mark the National Day of the State of Kuwait, which falls on 25 February, shopping centres and tourist destinations across Dubai will be hosting a series of events in celebration of the occasion. The events reflect the strong, long-standing relations between the UAE and Kuwait and the people of both countries.
Dubai International Airport will mark the occasion by offering flowers, Arabic sweets and coffee to Kuwaiti visitors arriving in Dubai, reflecting the spirit of Arabian hospitality and culture.
Burj Khalifa, the world’s tallest building and one of the most popular tourist attractions, will display the colours of the Kuwaiti national flag.
Global ......read more
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 22 February, 2017: Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) today signed a partnership agreement with Abu Dhabi Autonomous Systems Investments (ADASI), the region’s first reliable one-stop solutions provider within the autonomous systems industry. The agreement mandates the participation of ADASI as a strategic partner in the 2018 editions of the Unmanned Systems Exhibition and Conference (UMEX) and Simulation Exhibition and Conference (SimTEX), set to run at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre from 25 to 27 February, 2018.
The partnership agreement was signed on the sidelines of the 13thedition of International Defence Exhibition & Conference (IDEX 2017) between Humaid Matar Al Dhaheri, Group CEO of ADNEC and Ali Al Yafei, CEO of ADASI. Her Excellency Noura Mohammed Hilal Al Kaabi, the UAE ......read more
Under the Patronage and Attendance of Sheikh Juma bin Maktoum bin Juma Al Maktoum
A gathering of Key Dignitaries, experts and region’s top communication consultants
22 February, 2017, Dubai: Under the Patronage and Attendance of Sheikh Juma bin Maktoum bin Juma Al Maktoum, Fekra Communications announces the launch of it’s yearly “Let’s Talk” communication forum under the title “Crisis Communication: Riding out the Storm – Trends, Challenges & Best Practices”. The forum is scheduled to takes place on 8-9 March at the Address Hotel Dubai Mall.
Covering all the key pillars that impact any organization’s crisis communication strategy, the event hosts a wide array of top communication experts, senior officials and policy makers ranging from aviation, ......read more
Total deals over the past three days valued at more than AED 15.41 billion
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 22 February, 2017: At a press conference on day three of the 13th edition of the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX 2017), His Excellency Staff Brigadier-General Rashid Mohammed Al Shamsi, Official Spokesperson of IDEX 2017, announced 31 new deals worth AED 4,075,627,554.
19 of the deals are with national companies and the remaining 12 with international companies. The press conference, held at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, was also attended by Naval Staff Colonel Fahed Nasser Al Thehli, Official Spokesperson of the fourth edition of the Naval Defence Exhibition (NAVDEX 2017).
His Excellency Staff Brigadier-General Rashid Mohammed Al Shamsi declared the following UAE Armed Forces ......read more
In 48-hrs IDEX 2017 witnesses deals worth more than AED11.335 billion
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 21 February, 2017: Speaking at a press conference on day two of the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX 2017), His Excellency Staff Brigadier-General Rashid Mohammed Al Shamsi, Official Spokesperson of the 13th edition of IDEX 2017, announced an additional 10 new deals worth more than AED6.919 billion.
Five of the deals are with national companies and the remaining Five with international companies. The press conference, held at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre, was held in the presence of Naval Staff Colonel Fahed Nasser Al Thehli, Official Spokesperson of the fourth edition of the Naval Defence Exhibition (NAVDEX 2017).
His Excellency Staff Brigadier-General Rashid Mohammed Al Shamsi announced the ......read more
“Value Added Membership & Announcement of New Projects”
Abu Dhabi, UAE. 20 February: Key issues pertaining to the development of the defense manufacturing sector in the UAE are frequently discussed during the National Defense Companies Council (NDCC) annual meetings, which take place in Abu Dhabi twice a year. This year, during the Abu Dhabi International Offset Conference (ADIOC) and the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX), the NDCC will highlight how they have accelerated the process of bringing projects to the UAE, acting as a hub that brings defense stakeholders together under one roof.
The NDCC is part of the Tawazun Economic Council (TEC) that seeks to liaise and facilitate joint projects between national defense contractors and international partners, contributing to the ......read more
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 20 February, 2017: His Excellency Brigadier-General Rashid Mohammed Al Shamsi, Official Spokesperson for the 13th edition of the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX 2017), announced that 21 deals worth more than AED4.416 billion have been signed today at IDEX.
15 of the deals are with national companies and the remaining 6 with international companies. The deals were announced in a press conference at Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre. Also headlining the conference were Major-General Staff Pilot Ishaq Saleh Al Balushi, Deputy-Chairman of the Higher Organising Committee of IDEX 2017 and Naval Staff Colonel Fahed Nasser Al Thehli, Official Spokesperson for the fourth edition of the Naval Defence Exhibition (NAVDEX 2017).
His Excellency Brigadier-General Rashid Mohammed Al Shamsi ......read more
Over 100 presentations, posters and seminars delivered by some of the world's top scientists conducting research in Advanced Materials
18 February 2017 – Ras Al Khaimah, UAE: From February 19 -21 Ras Al Khaimah will play host once more to an elite group of scientists acknowledged as the top minds in their respective fields. They will be participating in IWAM-2017 (International Workshops on Advanced Materials). IWAM is organised and sponsored by the Ras Al Khaimah Centre for Advanced Materials (RAK-CAM) and this year’s event will be the ninth in a series that stretches back to 2009.
RAK-CAM is chaired by Professor Tony Cheetham of the Department of Materials Science at the University of Cambridge, and has a Scientific Advisory Board that includes some stellar names in the world of advanced materials. ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 16 February 2016: The British Council today announced the spring season’s performances and events as part of the year-long UK/UAE 2017 Year of Creative Collaboration.
UK/UAE 2017 is a cultural exchange programme between the United Kingdom and the United Arab Emirates, which celebrates the long-standing relationship between the two countries and looks to strengthen existing cultural and economic ties. The programme is supported by the UK Government’s GREAT Britain campaign. It will be taking place throughout 2017 and will include such events as musical performances, craft showcases, masterclasses and educational workshops.
With a rich programme spanning the arts, literature, education, society, sport, science and trade, UK/UAE 2017 will explore the themes of community, inclusion and the next ......read more
Definitive defence event to kick off next week under patronage of UAE President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan
Number of participating nations increases to 57
Exhibitions set to welcome over 100,000 visitors
Total exhibition area increases by 5%
NAVDEX 2017 to host over 99 naval defence companies from 27 countries
IDEX Conference 2017 to draw participation of leading international security and defence decision makers and experts
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 16 February, 2017: The 13th edition of the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX 2017) and the fourth edition of the Naval Defence Exhibition (NAVDEX 2017) are set to draw the participation of 1,235 specialised local and international companies in the defence industry. This represents a three per cent growth ......read more
16 February 2017, Abu Dhabi, UAE: The region’s inaugural conference, Middle East Sulphur 2017, organised by CRU, took place this week in the Capital to highlight the rapidly increasing importance of the commodity.
The conference, sponsored by Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), ran over four days from the 12-16 February at Jumeirah Hotel Etihad Towers, and offered a full programme of workshops, panel discussions, presentations and training for more than 460 leading industry professionals from around the world.
Omar Suwaina Al Suwaidi, Gas Management Director for ADNOC, officially opened Middle East Sulphur with his welcome address to the delegates in attendance, explaining the significance of the conference, the importance of the overall sulphur value chain and how ADNOC is set to become the world’s ......read more
On the Sidelines of the National Career Exhibition and International Education Show
Sharjah, February 13, 2017: The UAE Ministry of Education signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Expo Center Sharjah. The signing took place on Monday on the sidelines of the 13th International Education Show, held under patronage of His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah. The Show continues from February 15-17 and coincides with the National Career Exhibition.
The MoU was signed by H.E. Marwan Ahmad Al Sawaleh, Undersecretary of the Ministry of Education for Academic Affairs; and H.E. Saif Mohammed Al Midfa, CEO of Expo Center Sharjah and Chairman of UFI’s MEA Chapter. The event was attended by high ranking officials from both sides.
The MoU aims to introduce ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 12 February 2017: A new regional conference devoted to exploring the growing role of the Middle East as the world’s largest producer of sulphur opens today in Abu Dhabi. Taking place from on Sunday 12 February to Thursday 16 February 2017, Middle East Sulphur is organised by CRU Events – a subsidiary of the business intelligence company, CRU Group, that specialises in the global metals, mining and fertilizer markets; the conference will offer a high profile platform for showcasing the significance of this vital commodity. The inaugural conference, sponsored by the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), the world’s largest producer of sulphur, will provide a thorough exploration of the entire sulphur chain – from discussions on the global market dynamics and insights into the role of the ......read more
H.E. Al Midfa:
The SLF highlights the emirate’s best features of authentic Islamic architecture of its landmarks and buildings, which makes it ideal for this kind of festival
Sharjah, February 12, 2017: The Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA) concluded the seventh annual Sharjah Light Festival in a ceremony held at University City Hall on Saturday, February 11, 2017.
The ceremony was attended by Sheikh Sultan bin Ahmed Al Qasimi, Chairman of Sharjah Media Corporation and Chairman of Sharjah Media Centre; Sheikha Bodour bint Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Chairperson of the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq); and His Excellency Khalid Jasim Al Midfa, Chairman of SCTDA.
Addressing the audience at the closing ceremony, H.E. Al Midfa said that Sharjah has always marched ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: February 12, 2017: Nissan Middle East honored its top sales and service employees from across the region at its annual Regional Skills Contest event held yesterday at IMG World in Dubai. The award ceremony comes as part of Nissan’s ongoing strategy to be the leader in providing the best customer service in the region and see over 2,500 Nissan employees participating
The Japanese auto maker invests heavily in customer care and focuses on providing the highest standards of sales and after-sales service.
During the ceremony, Samir Cherfan explained how customer service lies at the very heart of Nissan operations.
“Here in the Middle East, just as in all of Nissan’s global markets, we focus on delivering the highest levels of customer service, giving customers an experience that ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 12, 2017: As a part of “Year of Giving” initiative started by UAE’s President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Al Noor Training Centre for person with disability organized the 14th Annual Ladies Luncheon. It took place on the 25th of January 2017, at Hilton JBR, their exclusive hospitality partner for the event. The event was attended by more than 200 ladies from different corporates. They enjoyed a delicious lunch along with spectacular performances from renowned Kathak dancer Dr. Sobia Khan & children from the Centre. The best handmade items form Smiles n Staff shop made by the Centre students were displayed and were available for sale for all.
UAE, February 26, 2017- The Department of Economic Development - Ajman (DED-Ajman) successfully coordinated a visit to their counterparts in Dubai, the Department of Economic Development - Dubai (DED-Dubai), to carry out comparative standardization and to share best practices, experiences and mutual resources. The visit is part of DED-Ajman's continuing commitment towards the improvement of ......read more
February 26, 2017 - Shifting to clean and renewable energy presents a very strong potential for oil-producing GCC countries to maintain global leadership in the energy sector despite the current market slowdown, while reaping massive savings of up to USD 87 billion as well as potentially reducing up to one gigaton of carbon emissions, according a new report. ‘Clean Energy in the GCC’ ......read more
February 20, 2017 - The GCC’s education sector is experiencing robust growth driven by a steady student enrolment rate amidst rapid population growth. The leadership push for the development of a knowledge-based economy in the UAE, is generating positive response to higher education from UAE Nationals. According to a recent study, the total number of students in the region’s education ......read more
Qatar, 15 February, 2017- Alfardan Group held its 6th company-wide Sports Day event yesterday at the Ali Bin Hamad Al Attiyah Arena. The activities are an annual initiative to commemorate Qatar’s National Sports Day. Over 1,500 employees from various business units participated in the event aimed at demonstrating the Group’s support for the country’s strategic efforts to ......read more
Distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen
As the Global Dialogue for Happiness comes to an end, our journey together has only just begun
It is through your shared knowledge and commitment today that we held the most important dialogue, in the most critical of times
Today we witnessed visionary and inspirational talks
We’ve studied the ......read more
Festival to open with acclaimed feature film Honey, Rain and Dust by Emirati filmmaker Nujoom Al Ghanem
Abu Dhabi, February 8, 2017: The Arts Center at NYU Abu Dhabi is proud to present Imagine Science Abu Dhabi 2017, happening at the NYU Abu Dhabi campus from March 2-4, 2017.
Returning to the Middle East for the third time, this interdisciplinary festival is a celebration of ......read more
Emirate to build on success of record-breaking 2016
Dubai, UAE, February 7, 2017: Abu Dhabi Convention Bureau, a division of Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi), is this week hosting ibtm arabia, a leading international event for the Arabian meetings, incentives, conferences and events (MICE) industry.
The three days of meetings, seminars and networking ......read more
Dubai, UAE, February 6, 2017: More than 300 employees from Eros Group walked from the Mall of the Emirates Metro Station to Eros House in Al Barsha to mark and support Dubai Municipality’s Car Free Day. The environmentally friendly initiative organized by the civic body is now in its 8th consecutive year. The group gathered at the station after using the Metro and began their walk at ......read more
Self-proclaimed ‘hair activist’ to showcase hottest hair trends and colouring techniques at Centre Stage by Nazih Group
Dubai, UAE, February 5, 2017: Guy Tang, one of the world’s most recognised names in the professional beauty industry, is making a debut appearance in the Middle East, as he prepares to inspire thousands of stylists with his latest hair colouring ......read more
Global leader WS Corp partners with HQ Creative to provide a unique offering to the Middle East events market
Dubai, UAE, February 2, 2017: Worldwide Shows Corporation, WS Corp a global leader in the international events, live entertainment and communications industry, have announced a partnership with HQ Creative, a long-established UAE-based event production agency, marking HQ’s ......read more
The Festival is a highly creative, world-class event that uses the aesthetically alluring buildings of Sharjah as a canvas for dazzling and dynamic light shows
This seventh edition of the Festival will cover 14 different locations spread across the emirate
Sharjah, February 2, 2017: The seventh annual Sharjah Light Festival (SLF) kicks off today in University City Hall in Sharjah ......read more
His Highness asserts that the whole nation, individuals and institutions included, will play a vital role in making giving part of the UAE’s agenda in the Year of Giving.
Dubai, UAE: 2 February, 2017: The Giving Retreat was held today under the patronage of UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. The retreat ......read more
Female professionals from the public and private sectors participate in flagship ‘horse whispering’ workshop
Dubai, 1 February 2017: Dubai Women Establishment (DWE) recently hosted the fifth edition of its flagship “Leadership Skills from an Equestrian Perspective Advanced Program”, in collaboration with CHLOE Consultants, which took place at the Desert Palm ......read more
Dubai named 2016 World Festival and Event City by IFEA and World’s Leading Festival and Event Destination by World Travel Awards, while Dubai Calendar App wins Hamdan bin Mohammed Smart Government Award
Dubai, UAE, February 1, 2017: Dubai’s growing appeal as a destination for staging and attending events was recently recognised at prestigious awards, reflecting the combined ......read more
More than 30’000 camels along with 2 million attendees are set to flock to the highly anticipated Mazayen al-ibl festival
In build up to the festival prices of camels within the stock market are booming by 70%
In previous years winning camels have fetched over 50 million dirhams in price
A national festival connecting new generations to heritage and cultural traditions as ......read more
With a growing number of healthcare infrastructure projects in the pipeline for the GCC, innovation and technology remains the focus for the region’s healthcare industry
Dubai, UAE - 30 January 2017: The 42nd edition of Arab Health Exhibition & Congress, the region’s largest gathering of healthcare and trade professionals, was officially inaugurated this morning by His ......read more
January 30, 2017- The people of the UAE are set to be treated to an unforgettable night of laughter with the arrival of the Montreux Comedy Festival, the biggest French-language comedy festival in the world bringing the most talented comedians from across the globe. The highly-anticipated event is now on its 28th year and is making a comeback for its second edition in the UAE--offering residents ......read more
The exhibition is the first to be hosted by the Etihad Museum since it opened its doors to the public, and documents the UAE’s postal history from its inception to the creation of the UAE
Dubai – The United Arab Emirates, 28 January 2017: Dubai Culture & Arts Authority (Dubai Culture), the Emirate's dedicated entity for culture, arts and heritage, has opened an ......read more
UAE’s first of its kind retail expo draws huge turnout, has bigger plans for next year
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Smart Stores Expo that concluded on Wednesday, 25th January 2017, hosted several local and international retail solution providers and attracted numerous attendees in the three-day event. According to the organisers, the show received an overwhelming response from industry ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 24, 2017: Oman is reinforcing its position as a year-round visitor destination in the GCC with ongoing attractions through the year – the most recent being the Muscat Festival, which will run from 19 January to 11 February.
One of the longest running festivals in the Sultanate, it aims to celebrate the country’s fascinating history, traditional arts and ......read more
Major General Obaid bin Suroor: Taqdeer Award a major step toward enhancing quality and work life in Dubai
More than 200 companies expected to participate in Taqdeer Award this year
DUBAI, January 23, 2017: Major General Obaid Muhair Bin Suroor, Deputy Director General of General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs (GDRFA) in Dubai and Chairman of Taqdeer Award, announced ......read more
Sharjah, 23 January 2017: Sharjah Book Authority (SBA) has announced that the United Kingdom (UK) will be the ‘Country of Honour’ at the 36th edition of the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF).
The announcement forms part of ‘UK/UAE 2017,’ a year of bilateral cultural exchange between the two countries organised by the British Council.
Speaking about ......read more
Strong Media Presence Reflects Reputation of Leading International Defence Events
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 23 January, 2017: Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) today announced that more than 800 media representatives from around the world will cover the upcoming editions of the International Defence Exhibition and Conference (IDEX 2017) and Naval Defence Exhibition (NAVDEX ......read more
Dubai security, safety, and fire protection showcase gets underway featuring 1,304 exhibitors from 58 countries
Dubai, UAE, January 22, 2017: Intersec 2017, the world’s largest trade fair for security, safety, and fire protection, got underway at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre today (22 January), featuring 1,304 exhibitors from 58 countries.
The 19th ......read more
The Inaugural Expo will highlight digital transformation in regional retail sector
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: Smart Stores Expo 2017, the inaugural industry event for regional retailers and retail solution suppliers, is gearing up to introduce the newest technologies that are transforming the industry. The three-day exhibition and related conferences takes place until 25 January at ......read more