Pavilion of Iraq at the 17th International Architecture Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia
VENUE: Reale Società Canottieri Bucintoro, Dorsoduro 263, 30123 Venezia
OPEN: Tues – Sat, 11.30 – 15.30
EXHIBITOR: Rashad Salim
COMMISSIONER: Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Antiquities, Iraq
CURATOR: Safina Projects
PAVILION PILOTS: Community Jameel & CULTURUNNERS
May 05, 2021: In 2021 Iraq participates for the first time ever in the International Architecture Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia, with artist Rashad Salim’s project ‘Ark Re-imagined: the Expeditionary Pavilion’. This year also marks the Centenary of the founding of the modern state of Iraq. Curated by Safina Projects, and with Community Jameel ......read more
April 28, 2021: 62 source and outbound markets represented in-person at Arabian Travel Market, including Jordan, KSA, Germany, Italy, Russia, Greece, Thailand, Malaysia, Maldives and Cyprus
A total of 62 countries will be represented on the exhibition floor this year at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2021, which takes place in-person at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) on Sunday 16 to Wednesday 19 May.
Now in its 28th Year, the region’s largest travel and tourism showcase has attracted key exhibitors from inbound and outbound markets such as the UAE, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, UK, China, Germany, Russia, Greece, Egypt, Cyprus, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, the Maldives, the Philippines, Thailand and the US.
“This is an impressive response from travel and tourism organisations across all travel sectors, given ......read more
• Health & safety top priorities for organisers
• In-person event taking place at DWTC on 16-19 May 2021
• ATM Virtual on 24-26 May aimed at participants who can’t travel to Dubai
• Middle East tourism professionals optimistic about rapid recovery of industry
• Trade registrations are now open
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - April 14, 2021: Arabian Travel Market (ATM) has reconfirmed that the 2021 edition of its annual showcase, will go-ahead in-person at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) on Sunday 16 to Wednesday 19 May, as final preparations are being put in place, in particular health and safety.
In addition to Reed Exhibitions’ Global COVID-19 ‘Safety Shows’ Health & Safety strategy, ATM is working ......read more
7 artists from different part of the world are exhibiting their artwork at the iconic Gold Souk
Open air art exhibition, inspired from Dubai Art season
United Arab Emirates - April 06, 2021: In line with the pioneering vision of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid to transform Dubai in to city of art and artists, Dubai Gold & Jewellery Group in association with the Dubai Police and artist F.man took a step to transform his vision in to action, converting the iconic Gold Souk in to an open-air museum. The exhibition commenced yesterday will continue till 25th April 2021.
After F.man painted ‘the Transformation Wall’ 120 x 4 meter in Al Warqa, she was invited by Dubai Police to bring her light and vision on the Gold Souk, a historical part of Dubai, also the bustling trading core of Gold, ......read more
Dubai- United Arab Emirates, 5 April 2021: His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman & CEO of Emirates Group and Chairman of Dubai Airports officially inaugurated today the 26th edition of Dubai International Pharmaceuticals & Technologies Conference and Exhibition – DUPHAT, the biggest pharmaceutical event in the Middle East and North Africa region, dedicated to pharmacy professionals. The event takes place at the Dubai World Trade Centre, and runs until the 7th of April, DUPHAT brings together top pharmacy professionals, researchers, and experts under one roof, and provides a unique platform that facilitates learning and business opportunities through exploring and exchanging of knowledge about the latest breakthroughs, new advances in drug design and ......read more
Malaysia at EXPO 2020 DUBAI
· Net Zero Carbon pavilion on 1,234.05 sq. metres
· Concept an architectural marvel to provide visitors a sublime experience of Man-Nature symbiotic relationship
United Arab Emirates - March 31, 2021: Malaysia today unveiled the details of the unique 'Rainforest Canopy’ concept at its EXPO 2020 country pavilion, highlighting its commitment to sustainability.
Addressing a press conference, the Malaysian Ambassador to the UAE, H.E Mohd Tarid Sufian said, the pavilion spanning an area of 1,234.05 sq. metres, is the first Net Zero Carbon initiative at Expo 2020, and is an architectural marvel blending esoteric design with animation elements to provide a sublime experience of Man-Nature relationship to ......read more
Dubai- United Arab Emirates, 15 March 2021: Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, Her Excellency Hessa Bint Essa Buhumaid, Minister of Community Development, officially inaugurated today the 17th edition of the Dubai International Humanitarian Aid and Development Conference and Exhibition ‘DIHAD’ at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Center, accompanied by a number of officials and prominent figures in the humanitarian field. Held under the theme ‘Aid and Coronavirus, a Focus on Africa’, the 3-day premier humanitarian gathering in Dubai is highlighting the current calamities facing the continent of Africa, and exploring ways to address and resolve them.
The opening ceremony began with a ......read more
The annual food festival will run from 25 March – 17 April 2021, shining the spotlight on Dubai’s diverse culinary scene
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 1 March 2021: Dubai Food Festival (DFF), the annual culinary celebration, has announced updated dates for this year’s festival, from 25 March – 17 April 2021, with a calendar full of food-related concepts representative of Dubai’s rich gastronomy scene.
Organised by Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), this year’s festival will feature an exciting line-up of bespoke dining experiences and gastronomic activities, including Etisalat Beach Canteen, Dubai Restaurant Week, Hidden Gems and Foodie Experiences; showcasing the best of Dubai’s diverse food offering.
Now in its eighth year, this year’s DFF will focus on four ......read more
Consultant points to how GCC sector can thrive in new normal at Gulfood Innovation Summit
Online content creators must be ‘objective’
United Arab Emirates - February 25, 2021: One of the biggest challenges facing the region’s food service industry is not the competition from a “crowded space” but a resurgence in people staying home and taking enjoyment in cooking their own food, Stavik Jaitly, consultant, Frost and Sullivan, told attendees at day three of the Gulfood Innovation Summit 2021.
In a thought-provoking session titled ‘Hospitality & Food Service in GCC: Ready for the Boom After the Bust’, Jaitly acknowledged how the COVID-19 pandemic has changed how the industry operators, with border closures, supply chain disruptions, reduced purchasing power and ......read more
Al Maya Group are exhibiting in Gulfood 2021, the Region’s Premier Food and Beverage show in C6-20, Hall 6.
Al Maya is one of the largest importers of confectionary from Italy, importing a large number of products from France, said Mr Kamal Vachani, Group Director, Al Maya Group.
Research shows food safety, waste and sustainability emerged as key concerns when making purchasing decisions
United Arab Emirates - February 24, 2021: Consumers want the F&B sector to focus on improving food safety, switch to sustainable packaging and put greater emphasis on tackling food waste, according to a new study released at Gulfood 2021, the world’s most competitive global sourcing platform, which runs at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) until Thursday 25 February.
Tetra Pak, a world-leading food processing and packaging solutions company, unveiled the findings of its latest consumer survey during a session titled ‘The Evolution of Consumer Behaviour’ at the all-new Market Society Workshops, full day of content featuring some of the biggest names in business.
The latest ......read more
UAE industry to grow to AED 14 billion from AED 10 billion in 2020 in the next five years; MEA industry valued at AED 300 billion
Dubai – Feb 23, 2021: The world’s leading manufacturer of disposable food packaging products in the Middle East, Hotpack Global, with an annual Group turnover of AED 950 million said that the COVID-19 outbreak presented an unprecedented growth opportunity to the industry, currently valued at AED 300 billion in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) market alone.
In a statement issued on the sidelines of Gulfood 2021 at the Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), Hotpack said that in the context of the exponentially rising demand for hygienic and sustainable packaging products, the Group is eyeing further expansion across global markets. Currently, it has operations in 12 countries in ......read more
ITA states significant margin for growth exists for Italian food producers to further tap the UAE market
• In the first 11 months of 2020, despite the general decrease of Italian agri-food exports to the UAE due to the pandemic, some Italian products continued to grow: pasta went up by 30%, flour and pastry products by 17% and cereals by 13%".
• Masterclasses on food wastage by Michelin Star Chefs at ITAlian Food Lab encourages responsible consumption and production
Dubai, UAE - February 22, 2021: As Italy retains its position as one of the top exporters of agri-food to the UAE, Italian food products like pasta, confectionery, chocolate, cheese and olive oil, on display at Italian Trade Agency’s (ITA) ‘ITAlian Food Lab’ in Gulfood captured the interest of ......read more
- Virtual trade mission-focused on developing stronger and broader trade relations between the UAE and emerging African markets.
- Dubai Chamber engaged with public and private stakeholders with the aim of facilitating UAE-Africa economic cooperation in new sectors of mutual interest.
United Arab Emirates - February 22, 2021: Africa is the destination for future investments and a region in which Islamic finance could and, indeed, should thrive, Omar Khan, Director of International Offices, Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry said during the Dubai Week in Africa 2021 Virtual Expo.
The virtual event, organised by the UAE Trade Centre, aimed to build resilient trade relations between the UAE and Kenya by hosting inspiring panel discussions on vibrant business segments like export and ......read more
Saeed Bin Subaih, General Manager of homegrown Camel Milk Producer Camelicious, says show’s unique ability to reconnect global industry and offer full spectrum of business opportunities makes Gulfood a must-attend event
First global live in-person F&B event of 2021 is taking place under proven and stringent safety and hygiene protocols in coordination with local authorities
Dubai, UAE – 22 FEBRUARY 2021: The return of Gulfood – the most competitive global sourcing platform – and first live, in-person F&B event in almost 12 months, has come at a crucial time for the industry to reconnect, do business and reignite dialogue on the way forward, according to Camelicious, the UAE camel milk producer, which is eager to demonstrate its innovation to the world after a challenging year for ......read more
• F&B companies represent 5.5% of companies operating within DAFZA
• A platform to highlight the facilities, infrastructure, customs services and business incentives that DAFZA provides to companies
• Al Hammadi: DAFZA’s strategic location affirmed its effectiveness in supporting companies within the F&B sector to respond faster to the market challenges and requirements
DUBAI, UAE - 21 February 2021: Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) announced its participation in the 26th edition of Gulfood 2021. The region's largest event of its kind, which is taking place at Dubai World Trade Center between 21-25 February.
Through its participation, DAFZA will showcase the services and incentives it provides to the multinational companies in the F&B sector. It will also ......read more
Dubai, 21 February 2021: Dubai Municipality participates in the 26th edition of Gulfood, the largest food and hospitality exhibition in the world, which is being held at the Dubai World Trade Centre from February 21 to 25, under the patronage of Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, UAE Minister of Finance and Chairman of Dubai Municipality. The Municipality showcases its most prominent preparations and readiness for Expo 2020 and the advanced services it provides in the field of food safety.
Khalid Sharif Al Awadhi, CEO of Health, Safety and Environment Sector said that the Municipality’s participation in the exhibition will mainly focus on foodstuff traders and suppliers in order to introduce them to the prominent services provided by Dubai Municipality, as 85 countries are participating in the ......read more
First live industry gathering for 12 months opens 21 February with 2,500 companies from 85 countries eager to kickstart world food trade at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC)
Exceptional participation from entire industry ecosystem: Ministers and national trade delegations; more than 110 of the biggest names in F&B and business delivering valuable insights and ‘new normal’ perspectives
Dubai, UAE – 20 FEBRUARY 2021: Gulfood 2021, the unmissable, first in-person global F&B event in almost a year, will deliver a complete range of business opportunities when it opens tomorrow, (21 February) at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), to 2,500 international food power brands demonstrating new-to-market innovations to capitalise on accelerated shifts in consumer patterns.
The safest and most competitive global ......read more
Brazil pavilion maintains its traditional presence at the leading expo ensuring safety in line with the Dubai COVID-19 norms
Dubai - 18 February, 2021: Brazil today said its pavilion at the upcoming Gulfood 2021 will have a large contingent of 42 companies showcasing the country’s best-in-class food and beverage products.
Brazilian companies will be taking part at Gulfood 2021 which opens on February 21, 2021 and will run till February 25, under the auspices of the Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency (Apex-Brasil).
Mr. Marcio Rodrigues, the Agribusiness Manager of Apex-Brasil said: “Brazil today is the largest producer and exporter of Halal protein in the world, we also are the second largest exporter of agricultural products to the Middle East. Only in 2020 the Brazilian exportation ......read more
• More than 120 Italian companies are participating in Gulfood 2021, making the Italian participation one of the largest foreign country presence this year
• ITAlian Food Lab will host Masterclasses by Michelin Star Chefs Norbert Niederkofler and Marco Sacco, live-cooking shows and tasting sessions
• Italy will highlight its initiatives in food sustainability, innovation and diet
Dubai, UAE - February 18 2021: Visitors to the ITAlian Food Lab, organized by Italian Trade Agency (ITA) within the Italian pavilion in Gulfood, will enjoy an emotional, sensory and visual journey of authentic Italian produce and, traditional and modern dishes; all playing homage to Italian food industry’s commitment to authenticity, innovation and sustainability.
During the five days of ......read more
In-person ATM event to take place 16-19 May 2021
Host of additional events in Dubai aimed at stimulating hotel, travel and tourism sectors under an ATM theme that has never been more relevant - ‘A new dawn for travel and tourism’
Reed Exhibitions, organiser of the annual Arabian Travel Market (ATM) showcase in Dubai, has announced the return of Arabian Travel Week (ATW) between 16-26 May 2021.
“This week-long festival of events is dedicated to travel professionals from all over world, to collaborate and shape the recovery of the Middle East travel industry, through exhibitions, conferences, breakfast briefings, awards, product launches and networking events,” Danielle Curtis, Exhibition Director ME, Arabian Travel Market.
“Essentially, Arabian Travel Week will provide a pivotal platform for ......read more
- French products to be spread across two Pavilions (Hall World Food, Sheikh Saeed – Stand S1-M17 & Hall Dairy 3 – Stand F1-19) from February 21 to 25 at DWTC.
- “Taste France Experience” food challenge to discover France’s newest food & drink products.
United Arab Emirates, February 14, 2021: Bhusiness France, the national agency supporting the international development of the French economy, announces its participation at Gulfood 2021 with two pavilions spanning across the Hall Sheikh Saeed – World Food Stand (S1-M17) and the Hall 3 Dairy (Stand F1-19) from the 21st to the 25th of February at Dubai World Trade.
For this exclusive event, “Taste France” pavilions will partner with the major radio presenter and ......read more
February 21st to the 25th – Dubai World Trade Centre
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – February 10, 2021: La Mandorle, a French company with expertise in the production of organic plant based milks and high nutritional value food solutions since 1989, will be exhibiting its latest products at Gulfood 2021 from February 21st to the 25th at the French Pavilion located in Sheikh Saeed Hall- stand S1-K30. A key highlight will be the showcase of the newest products from La Mandorle’s hero brand, Bebe M. The team leaders will be on the ground to present all the specialties capturing the interest of potential partners from the region.
At Gulfood, La Mandorle will be showing some of its most loved product lines from its flagship brand, Bebe M while also revealing the newest innovations and ......read more
United Arab Emirates - February 10, 2021: Expo Dubai India pavilion delegation, led by Indian Ambassador to the UAE and Consul General, visited headquarters and manufacturing plants of Conares, the region’s second-largest steel manufacturer, owned by UAE’s top Indian industrialist, Bharat Bhatia, at Jebel Ali Free Zone Authority (JAFZA).
The delegation included His Excellency Shri Pavan Kapoor, Ambassador of India in the UAE; His Excellency Dr Aman Puri, Consul General of India in Dubai; Mr Dilip Chenoy, Secretary General, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI), Ms Gunveena Chadha, Asst. Secretary General of FICCI, Mr Praveen Mittal, Director of FICCI and Shri Pankaj Bodkhe of Consul at CGI Dubai.
FICCI is the industry partner of the Indian government for its ......read more
• The pandemic and progressive IT companies have accelerated demand for remote working
• ‘On the go’ bleisure stays increasingly popular with Gen Z singletons, white collar millennials and other digital nomads
January 18, 2021: Hotels throughout the Middle East region are preparing to capitalise on the pent-up global demand for workations, driven in the main by the social restrictions imposed by governments across the world over the past ten months.
According to research conducted as well as commissioned by Reed Travel Exhibitions, the organiser of Arabian Travel Market (ATM), many travel experts are expecting a surge in workations in 2021 and beyond, a trend that was apparent in 2019, but one which now has such pent-up demand due to the coronavirus travel ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 18, 2019: Dubai Investments PJSC has underlined its commitment to the UAE’s People of Determination by supporting a Social Program for Women of Determination, a year-long calendar of events and activities that will enable and empower individuals and their families, and promote greater social inclusion within the wider community.
Dubai ......read more
• Deadline set for June 30, 2019
• Program to run from September 2019 to January 2020
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 18, 2019: The Dubai Smart City Accelerator (DSCA), the first industry-focused accelerator award winning program of its kind in the MENA region, has issued an open call for applications from global startups dedicated to innovative smart city ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 16, 2019: Al-Futtaim has announced the launch of SINYAR, a pioneering programme for UAE nationals, dedicated to developing emerging talent across its organization. This programme is in alignment with the UAE’s Vision 2021 and UAE Government Accelerators initiatives to harness the full potential of its national human capital by maximising, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 15th May 2019: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world's largest district cooling services provider, signed a gold sponsorship agreement for two years with The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) RAL (Region-At-Large) for its activities being held in Africa, the Middle East, South Asia (India, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 15, 2019: Under the patronage of H.H. Lt. General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior, Salem Ahmad Almoosa hosted Ramadan Council for the Ministry of Interior (MoI).
The event, which was held on May 13 at the his Majlis of in Jumeirah (3). This year’s Council was held under the theme ......read more
2 ½ months programme is a big-time success
Emiratis to account for 44% in IA in future
Dubai, May 14, 2019: The UAE Internal Auditors Association (UAE-IAA) is relentlessly continuing its drive in bringing in a qualitative change by training and qualifying the Emiratis to work in the Internal Auditing (IA) domain through a training programme that it launched in ......read more
It was a gathering of greats at Florida's Kennedy Space Center when OMEGA paid tribute to the mission that made history.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - May 12, 2019: After a day of discussions on a range of space-related subjects, media and VIP guests enjoyed a "Golden Moments" dinner served beneath the impressive Saturn 5 rocket, which was attended by ......read more
Shop and drive home a BMW during the 17-day Ramadan Nights at Expo Centre Sharjah
The best deals and prizes in town during Ramadan!
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates - May 12, 2019: Witness the most exciting shopping experience featuring leading names in the regional retail industry during this Ramadan at the Expo Centre in Sharjah.
From biggest discounts to the widest range of ......read more
Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Ruler of Dubai
Shaibani: Extending bridges of communication, cooperation and love between different religious sects
08 May 2019, Dubai, United Arab Emirates - Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler ......read more
Ramadan Dubai for compassion and coexistence
Events aimed at the general public and residents of various Muslim and non-Muslim communities
Dubai, UAE, April 29, 2019: The Dubai Islamic Affairs and Charitable Activities Department is organizing the Ramadan Dubai under the theme “Compassion and Coexistence” for the duration of the Holy Month of Ramadan. The event will hold a ......read more
Under the supervision of the UAE Equestrian and Racing Federation (UAEERF), the three-day event will be held at the Sharjah Equestrian & Racing Club
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - April 25, 2019: This weekend marks the last show in the UAE’s show jumping calendar from Thursday, April 25th to Saturday, April 27th. The eighth edition of the Emirates Longines Final is set to take ......read more
Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, ceremony to be hosted by Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi
Award presentation ceremony held on 25 April
Abu Dhabi, 24 April 2019: The winners of the 13th Sheikh Zayed Book Award are set to receive their prizes at a special ceremony at Louvre Abu Dhabi, held under the patronage of ......read more
Festival to be held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Crown Prince and Deputy Ruler of Sharjah
Sharjah, UAE – 23 April 2019: The Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) has announced the launch of “Sharjah Date Festival” the first of its kind in the emirate, from May 1-4, at the Expo Centre ......read more
Shaibani: "To create a tolerant atmosphere and to create a channel of tolerance flow between different communities, nationalities and multiculturalism."
Ramadan forums and interactive programs, educational lectures, technical workshops, Iftar sessions, under the umbrella of Ramadan Dubai 2019
Dubai, UAE, April 16, 2019: The Department of Islamic Affairs and ......read more
Thousands of visitors expected to travel to the United Kingdom from the Middle East to attend the Cricket World Cup 2019
VFS Global introducing special services for seamless visa application this peak sea-son, including appointments outside office hours and priority visa services
Dubai, UAE, April 08, 2019: For most cricket fans in the Middle East, Thursday, May 30, promises ......read more
Three-day broadcast exhibition opens doors to 15,000 industry professionals keen to get to grips with the streaming, social and eSport content awakening that has transformed US$2.4 trillion media industry
Dubai, UAE, March 12, 2019: His Highness Sheikh Hasher Bin Maktoum Al Maktoum, Director General of Dubai Department of Information, today opened the 25th edition of CABSAT – the ......read more
Double A sets new goals in journey towards sustainable community development
Dubai, UAE, March 11, 2019: Double A, Thailand’s largest pulp and paper manufacturer internationally recognized as the leading premium quality copy paper provider in more than 130 countries and more than 30 percent of its annual output destined for the Middle East and African market, continues its journey ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – March 11, 2019: Dubai Cares, part of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, participates for the first time in the Emirates Airline Literature Festival by hosting an activation that highlights the importance of learning through play in the early years of children. Dubai Cares’ participation in the Festival, which run from March 1 ......read more
Colourful competition spotlights rising regional popularity of balloon décor for weddings, parties, and special themed events
Dubai, UAE, March 11, 2019: Middle East balloon artists are invited to showcase their balloon talents at a unique competition in Dubai, creating magical designs that are proving popular at weddings, parties, and themed events across the ......read more
The show will feature works by Linda Adele Goodine and Saba Qizilbash
United Arab Emirates - March 6, 2019: NYU Abu Dhabi Art Gallery’s auxiliary venue the Project Space is proud to announce its next exhibition – Crossingsand Corridors, which will welcome visitors from Sunday, March 10 until Tuesday, March 26, 2019 .
Curated by Flounder Lee, artist, ......read more
UAE, 5th March 2019: Day one of the Special Olympics Law Enforcement Torch Run saw the Flame of Hope burning bright across the streets of Fujairah as members of the local community turned up at landmarks across the emirate in support of inclusion and unity.
Law Enforcement Officers from across the world, along with Special Olympics athletes began the day by carrying the Flame of ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - March 3, 2019: Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Executive Council, Bett Middle East & Africa (MEA) is back with a two-day education technology summit and expo in partnership with Abu Dhabi Department for Education and Knowledge (ADEK) and in collaboration with their Worldwide Partner ......read more
Event held under the theme ‘The Internet of Things: The Future of Connected Internet Societies’
Abu Dhabi, 28 February 2019: The Department of Culture and Tourism - Abu Dhabi (DCT Abu Dhabi) is set to host the 25th annual Special Libraries Association - Arabian Gulf Chapter (SLA-AGC) Conference & Exhibition, under the theme ‘The Internet of Things: The Future of ......read more
142 lucky shoppers took home 32 kilos of gold, several gold bars, 5 BMW luxury cars and 6 Samsung 65” inch TV during the 5-week promotion
Dubai; 10 February 2019: The 24th edition of the Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) ends on a high note after 5 weeks of extensive promotions aimed at enriching shoppers experience and offering the deals that brought value to both residents and tourist ......read more
Over 37,000 delegates estimated to attend the events from 2019 – 2022
An estimated AED 700 million (US$ 190 million) economic boost for the emirate expected to be delivered
February 05, 2019 - Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) has announced that it has won the bids to host 10 new international congresses at the venue from 2019 - 2022. ......read more
Offer lasts from Saturday 26th to Wednesday 30th January
26th January 2019, Dubai, UAE: Global Village, the world’s leading multicultural Festival Park and the region’s first family destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment, launched today an exclusive offer for its guests to enjoy an unlimited experience of the exhilarating rides hosted at Carnaval for a ......read more
Spectators To Experience Region’s First Showjumping Derby Class
Free family fun, pony rides, Parkour and much more in the Al Shira’aa Village
January 6, 2019 , Abu Dhabi: The Al Shira’aa International Horse Show®, which gets underway on Wednesday January 9 and runs until Saturday January 12, is to feature an honour roll of the best showjumpers from ......read more
Sharjah – 3 January 2019: The Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) has announced that it will launch the events and activities of the Sharjah Spring Promotions 2019 on Thursday January 3. The mega event, which will conclude its activities on February 16, is part of the chamber’s promotional program to launch campaigns that support the retail sector in the ......read more
Team spirit readied for 2019 with a celebration honouring their efforts in the year gone by
Sharjah, 29 December 2018
Sharjah Ladies Club (SLC) recently organized its annual staff gathering to celebrate the achievements made and milestones reached during 2018 at a vibrant, informal atmosphere at Al Montazah Parks, where employees enjoyed a full day of revelries packed with fun ......read more
Over 29 entertainment, leisure and sporting events held in 2018
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 23rd December 2018: Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC) has announced another successful year for its consumer and entertainment events as it closes 2018 having hosted over 500,000 visitors across more than 29 events. This shows approximately seven percent increase in visitor numbers for the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 20, 2018: Hoping to volunteer at Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019? Take this handy quiz to find out which area you’re best suited to volunteer in.
Ready? Let’s go…
How would you describe yourself?
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The Middle East’s leading maritime event returning for its 27th year in February
Show theme “Let’s all live a little” captures the spirit of a new wave of boat buyers
New area for sea-toys, and the Dive MENA Expo will be region’s prime diving meet
2019 Dubai International Boat Show takes place February 26 through March 2
Dubai, UAE, December 19, ......read more
Dubai World Trade Centre from January 20th to 22nd 2019
+18 French companies
2 national pavilions: Commercial Security / Fire & Rescue
Dubai, UAE, December 17, 2018: From January 20-22, 2019 Business France will be hosting two national pavilions at INTERSEC DUBAI, the largest international meeting platform for the Security and Safety industry. INTERSEC is indeed ......read more
GCC petrochemical companies’ earnings stand at USD 7.57bn compared to full year 2017 earnings of USD 7.45bn, higher by 2 percent
With the industry experiencing a steady growth, $200bn expected to be ploughed into new refining and petrochemicals ventures in the GCC by 2025
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 December 2018: Borouge, Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 11 December 2018: Marking the world-wide observance of the World International Day of the People of determination, the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) participated in an initiative organised by the Al Ain city Municipality – at the Al Ain City Entertainment Club – to raise awareness on animal welfare among children with ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 09, 2018: The Yas Mall food incubator will host a range of fun activities including a food photography masterclass, interactive healthy pizza workshop for kids and competitive cook-off to mark the annual food festival in Abu Dhabi
Abu Dhabi food festival, the annual food festival organised by the Department of Culture and Tourism is back this December and this year ......read more
Dubai, 1st December 2018: As the UAE turns 47 on 2nd December in this ‘The Year of Zayed’, the Dubai Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) and UAE Exchange, a renowned financial services brand in the United Arab Emirates and a network brand of Finablr, organised a fun-filled interactive event yesterday at the Union Metro Station in Dubai.
The event had many of the metro ......read more
November 29, 2018: Technical Supplies & Services Co. (TSSC), one of the leading suppliers and manufacturer of building materials and systems in the Middle East and a member of Harwal Group, announced its presence at The Big 5 which opens today (Monday, November 26, 2018) at the Dubai World Trade Centre to showcase its latest innovation for the buildings construction industry and its wide ......read more
Running for the 12th consecutive year, the three-day festival will feature a number of legends performing a panoply of classical art forms, traditional Kerala ethnic percussions and vocal renderings.
DUBAI – November 26, 2018: Celebrating the ancient and highly structured classical performing arts from South Indian state of Kerala, the 12th edition of Utsavam 2017 - International ......read more
Adults expected to attend an average of four weddings in 2018, spending approximately e 5,500 USD in total.
(Dubai – UAE, 15th November 2018): While it is a huge compliment to be invited to celebrate a couple’s special day, findings from a new study commissioned by American Express Middle East suggest that the costs can soon add up for guests in the region. ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 17 November 2018: Dubai Font – an initiative by The Executive Council of Dubai – has rolled out a one-of-a-kind campaign to support the International Day for Tolerance and spread the message of promoting peace and tolerance, aligned with the UAE Vision 2021.
On the side-lines of the International Day for Tolerance, Dubai Font ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 14, 2018: World Tolerance Summit 2018 formally opened today with an impressive turnout of local and international delegations at Armani Hotel in Dubai. The summit was formally opened by His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of Tolerance and the Chairman of the Higher Committee of the International Institute for Tolerance. The two-day summit is an ......read more
Abu Dhabi, 14 November 2018: His Highness Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the UAE’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, visited Manarat Al Saadiyat to view the artistic creations of Abdullah Lutfi, the talented Emirati artist and Special Olympics UAE athlete. The showcase was held by the Local Organizing Committee (LOC) of Special Olympics World ......read more
12 November 2018, Dubai, UAE: The International Institute for Tolerance is set to hold the first-ever World Tolerance Summit on November 15-16, 2018 in Dubai. WTS will be held in conjunction with UNESCO’s International Day for Tolerance.
WTS is UAE’s effort to attract global leaders and promote peace and tolerance in diversity across the world. As a melting pot for over ......read more
Golden era of HR technology being held back by old, ineffective systems - experts
Dubai, UAE 12 November 2018: HE Abdulla Ali Bin Zayed Al-Falasi, Director General for the Dubai Government Human Resources Department (DGHR) today officially inaugurated the 15th edition of the HR Summit and Expo, the region’s largest gathering of human resources experts.
HE Abdulla Al-Falasi ......read more
Dubai, November 1, 2018: The Korean Happiness Festival – the biggest and one-of-its-kind Korean event held in the UAE, was inaugurated in Abu Dhabi today by H.E Mr. Yeonjean Yoon, Deputy Head of Mission – Embassy of the Republic of Korea in the UAE in a gala opening ceremony.
Organized by the Korean National Tourism Organization [KNTO] Dubai office and hosted by ......read more
Winning healthy chocolate bar, probiotic biscuit, roasted cookies and chili jelly bean will be on display in exclusive yummex Middle East Gallery throughout the show
Victory at Middle East’s leading sweets and snacks event secures winning quartet a pathway to global exposure at ISM Cologne 2019
Dubai, UAE, October 31, 2018: Participation in yummex Middle East ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 25 October 2018: Asmak, a leading seafood company in MENA, participates at this year’s Seafex Middle East event from October 30th to November 1st to unveil a new range of premium products and solidified Food Service solutions.
As an exhibitor at the largest professional seafood expo in the region, Asmak will showcase a variety of products that ......read more
Players raise awareness on breast cancer by wearing pink wrist bands
Dubai. UAE – 20 October, 2018: A few days separate us from the Dubai Fitness Challenge 2018, the initiative launched by HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of The Executive Council, which aims to attract 1 million participants this year. In support of ......read more
UAE, October 18, 2018 - The Sharjah Research, Technology and Innovation Park (SRTI Park) successfully took part at GITEX Technology Week 2018 as part of the entities featured in the Sharjah Government Platform. Their presence at this year’s show falls in line with the vision and wise guidance of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler ......read more