26th of April 2017 - Hotel W – Doha - Qatar
2nd Qatar Smart Ticketing & Digital Services Forum
Major ITS industries experts and Public Transport actors will be gathered in Doha, providing a unique opportunity for fruitful exchanges about ticketing and digital services.
25 April 2017 - Dubai, UAE: The MENA region is experiencing one of the fastest growth in the world in terms of infrastructure, including public transport both at national and international levels. To face increasing environmental challenges, ensure an equilibrated territorial development and support the welfare and human development of the citizens, Public transport is seen as a one of the key strategy by decision makers.
After a successful first edition in 2016, the 2nd Qatar Smart Ticketing and Digital Services Forum aims to provide its ......read more
24 April 2017 - Dubai, UAE: The UAE economy will receive significant benefits as a result of the national pavilion at Hannover Messe according to Emirati industry leaders and economy officials, as the group today discussed during a press conference at the pavilion’s official opening.
The 70th edition of the Hannover Messe was inaugurated yesterday, Sunday April 23, by German Chancellor Angela Merkel, who spoke of the need to advance international free trade agreements, urging her counterparts to remove protectionist barriers to trading policies.
H.E. Ali Al Ahmed, UAE Ambassador to Germany, said: "The UAE’s participation in Hannover Messe, the largest industrial exhibition in the world, is a reflection of the strong historical strategic and trade relations with Germany.”
The UAE is Germany’s largest ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 24 April 2017: H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai and H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crowne Prince of Dubai, visited the Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) stand at the Arabian Travel Market 2017 (ATM) earlier today.
During the tour H.H. Sheikh Mohamed Bin Rashid, accompanied by HE Saif Saeed Ghobash, Director General of TCA Abu Dhabi, saw Abu Dhabi’s growing tourism offerings, as the emirate brought its biggest delegation ever at ATM of 71 stakeholders to showcase more than 115 travel, tourism and hospitality related products. Sheikh Mohammed expressed great appreciation of TCA Abu Dhabi’s dedicated contribution towards the development of Abu Dhabi’s tourism landscape positioning it as a ......read more
Dubai, April 24, 2017 – Josh McDermitt, the TV star best known for playing Eugene Porter in the FOX series The Walking Dead, had a memorable experience visiting Dubai’s best landmarks and famed hospitality as he interacted with key regional media, influencers and fans during his recent trip to the UAE. McDermitt was invited to the region by FOX and beIN to promote The Walking Dead, the number one series on FOX channels worldwide.
McDermitt capped his three-day visit to Dubai with a traditional Emirati breakfast at Al Bas takiya; one of the oldest heritage sites that dates back to the early 1900s, and got a glimpse into this city’s most picturesque sites. In addition to that, he took part in a unique and award winning experience with the Heritage Desert Safari, which is Dubai’s most popular and authentic ......read more
Links Group and BBG seminar explores how to improve business through standards
Dubai, UAE, 24 April 2017: Businesses looking to unlock significant growth potential within their organisations should consider implementing international standards. That was the view of panelists at a recent seminar in Dubai on how to improve business through standards.
Organised by Links Group, one of the UAE’s leading providers of commercial facilitation and advisory services, and the British Business Group Dubai & Northern Emirates, the seminar brought together the British Standards Institution (BSI) with public and private sector ogranisations to understand how achieving the ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management System certificate has benefited their businesses.
The panel was moderated by Mr. Alistair Long, Deputy Consul General for the ......read more
Rebrand sees the company enhancing the customer experience and offering the region’s most comprehensive wedding and event solutions
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 24, 2017: Aghareed is presenting its sophisticated new face to the world, with a brand revamp that sees the company transformed from a wedding concierge into a luxury boutique that provides the region’s most comprehensive wedding and event solutions. The step change reflects Aghareed’s expertise in ‘planning lifetime impressions’ and answers the growing consumer demand for highly personalised planning processes for both weddings and luxury events.
Joumana Tannous, Managing Partner of Aghareed, commented: “We are excited about Aghareed’s rebrand, which has been undertaken to meet the changing demands of our discerning ......read more
• Dubai Science Park co-hosts event as part of its business series with leading regional law firm Al Tamimi & Company
• Presentations outline how businesses in the Energy and Environment sector can best protect themselves in terms of IP, showcasing best-practices
• Energy and environment sector witness significant increase in patent fillings in the past years says Head of Patents and Designs, Al Tamimi & Company
Dubai-UAE: 19 April, 2017 – Dubai Science Park (DSP), a member of TECOM Group and a business community focused on serving the science sector, hosted a Business Breakfast this week at its Laboratory Complex with leading regional law firm Al Tamimi & Company. The event – featuring speakers from DSP and its co-hosts on the ......read more
Dubai, 19th April 2017: The Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage Center (HHC) will participate for the fourth consecutive year at the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair to be held at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center (ADNEC) from 26th April to 2nd May.
The Center's pavilion will display a wide range of publications and books, including ‘The Judicial System of the Reconciled Coast’, ‘Social Values in the UAE Proverbs’, ‘Multilingualism in UAE Society’, ‘The UAE-Egypt Relations 1971-1981’, Eastern Region, Grammar for General Education in Schools in the United Arab Emirates between Theory and Practice, as well as the new version entitled ‘Diwan Al-Sadiouni’ and other publications.
Fatima Saif Al Falasi, Head of Libraries Section at Hamdan Bin Mohammed Heritage ......read more
Dubai, 18 April, 2017 –The German National Tourist Office (GNTO) has announced its participation in the (ATM) between 24th – 27th April 2017 as one of the most important tourism and travel events that take place in the Middle East. GNTO considers ATM as an important platform to join thousands of professionals and decision makers from the tourism industry. It provides the opportunity to meet with opinion leaders and travel representatives from around the world to showcase their brands, products, and enlarge their business.
Since the German National Tourist Office (GNTO), the local representative office of the German National Tourist Board (GNTB) in Dubai has recently welcomed new management, it will be the first time for Nicole Zaspel, Manager Marketing & Sales and Ahlam Khafagy, Communications Manager to attend the ATM ......read more
Fintech, Smartcards & Retail sector to be represented
12 innovative offers to be discovered among exhibitors
Dubai, United Arab Emirates- 17th April 2017- Business France, the national agency supporting the international development of the French economy is organizing the French Pavilion at Seamless Middle East 2017 in partnership with French Tech Dubai UAE. The event dedicated to payment methods, retail and e-commerce in the Middle East will take place in Dubai on 1 and 2 May 2017. 10,000 visitors are expected from the Middle East (60% from the UAE), North Africa (20%) and South Asia. 300 exhibitors will be present.
French Pavilion will host 10 French exhibitors specializing in FinTech sector, smartcards and retail. Several French start-ups will be part of the tradeshow to present their innovations. The ......read more
• The large-scale conference will be held Under the Patronage of His Highness Lieutenant-General Sheikh Saif bin Zayed Al Nahyan Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Interior
• Building on 17 years of experience, the event comprises three specialist conferences: Seamless Payments, Seamless Ecommerce and Seamless Retail
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 April 2016 – Seamless – the region’s most extensive technology and solution exhibition for the ecommerce, retail and payment industries – is set to open its doors on 1-2 May 2017 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. The large-scale conference is a seamless continuity from the Middle East’s largest and longest running conference of 17 years – Cards & Payments Middle ......read more
• Saudi Arabia to invest US$2bn in cultural projects
• Oman continues to pursue plans for US$2.5bn Omagine mega-development
• UAE welcomes the region’s first permanent show
16 April 2017 - Dubai, UAE: Saudi Arabia and Oman will lead the GCC’s multi-billion dollar investments in cultural tourism, with a series of projects to develop new world-class cultural attractions, according to a report published ahead of Arabian Travel Market, taking place 24 – 27 April 2017 at Dubai World Trade Centre.
According to the research, compiled by Colliers International, Saudi Arabia is ready to invest up to US$2bn - one of the highest commitments of any government to cultural tourism in the region - with a number of projects and ......read more
Dubai, UAE - April 13, 2017: As part of its activities to mark 2017 as the Year of Giving, Al-Futtaim Honda hosted over 60 children from the Dubai government's Awqaf and Minors Affairs Foundation at a special event titled ‘Al-Futtaim Honda Youth Day.’
The children aged between 7-17, arrived at the Honda Dubai Festival City (DFC) showroom from where they were transported in Honda Pilots and Odyssey’s to Zabeel Park. They were received by Major General Abdullah Khalifa Al Marri, Commander-in-Chief of Dubai Police and guest of honour at the event, volunteers from Al Shabab Al Arabi Club and Emirati associates from Al-Futtaim Honda.
Colin Cordery, Regional Managing Director of Al-Futtaim Honda said: “Our business is as much a part of this community as these children and it was an absolute privilege to ......read more
Dubai, UAE - 13 APRIL, 2017 – The Middle East Public Relations Association (MEPRA), the region’s leading body for public relations practitioners, communication professionals and students, has today announced the appointment of Sabrina De Palma to the newly created position of Academy Director. The move supports MEPRA’s commitment to boost investment into training and development and build capabilities of industry professionals across the region, to help navigate the ever-changing communication landscape.
With more than twelve years’ communication experience in agency and in-house roles, Sabrina has previously worked across public relations and marketing strategy with large corporates, national sporting bodies, consumer brands and the not-for-profit sector. Her most recent post was for Hill+Knowlton Gulf as ......read more
• The winner of the first edition of AIM Startup, Blitab from Austria was presented with a cash prize totalling USD 15,000
• The second and third prizes were awarded to Innovein Medical and Palmos, both coming from the USA, respectively.
Dubai, UAE - April 13th 2017: The first edition of AIM Startup, which was organised in conjunction with the seventh edition of the Annual Investment Meeting (AIM), named three start-ups as the winners of the Startup Pitch Competition. Following a continuous series of pitches, the announcement closed out the competition on the final day of the international gathering.
The top three winners were awarded prizes by H.E. Juma Al Kait, Assistant Undersecretary, Foreign Trade Affairs at UAE Ministry of Economy and Dawood Al Shezawi, CEO, AIM’s ......read more
UAE has come a long way in achieving the sustainable development in the post oil era – TRA Director General, H.E. Hamad Obaid Al Mansoori
UAE, April 12, 2017 - SAMENA Telecommunications Council, with the patronage of Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA) of the UAE, is hosting annual Telecom Leaders’ Summit on 30th April 2017 in Dubai. The one-day event is hailed as the seminal conference for private and government sector leaders and influencers in the telecommunications industry across South Asia, the Middle East, North Africa, Asia, Europe and beyond.
“UAE has come a long way in both Telecommunication Sector and Smart Government which are main pillars in achieving the sustainable development in the post oil era. Our participation at this event reflects the importance of Public-private partnership in ......read more
Dubai, 9th April, 2017: Global authority on record-breaking, Guinness World Records, has verified that the Guinness World Records title for the ‘Largest Stencil’ has been broken for the very first time in Dubai, at the Middle East Film and Comic Con. The Middle East Film and Comic Con (MEFCC), is the region’s biggest pop culture convention that launched in 2012. The multi-genre convention is held annually in Dubai and is the first and largest of its kind in the Middle East region.
This is the first time that Guinness World Records has partnered with the Middle East Film and Comic Con, which took place from the 6th-8th of April 2017.
The record attempt, that took place over the three days of MEFCC, was broken through a collaborative effort between Iconix, an online emporium offering a wide range ......read more
• Nearly 50 employment and internship opportunities on offer
• More than 300 university students explore industry opportunities in the science sector
• Leading organisations including Olympus, Thermo Fisher Scientific and Pharmax take part
• DSP supports business partners in identifying talent in the UAE
Dubai-UAE: 09 April, 2017 – Dubai Science Park (DSP), a member of TECOM Group and a business community that serves the entire value chain of the science sector, recently hosted its fourth annual career fair for university students and professionals within the life sciences, energy and environment sectors. A total of 16 industry-leading companies including Olympus, Pharmax, Thermo Fisher Scientific, Dubaiomics, Phoenix ......read more
Dubai, 9th April 2017 – Global Village, the region’s first and most successful multicultural festival park, closed the gates on its 21st season last evening on April 8th with a successful run that culminated with a record breaking attendance of 5.6 million guests over its 159 days of operation. Another astonishing achievement for the park was successfully maintaining a score of 9 over 10 in its Guests Happiness Index marking the great success this season had while spreading happiness across its millions of guests through wide range of cultural and entertainment experiences.
On its last weekend, Global Village hosted two back-to-back concerts on Friday and Saturday, which included the performance of Bollywood actor-director-singer, Farhan Akhtar on Friday and Emirati singing star Mohammed AlShehhi who ......read more
Festival runs from 13th -15th April 2017
Abu Dhabi, UAE, April 9, 2017: Today the Mall at World Trade Center Abu Dhabi (WTCAD), the modern shopping destination in the heart of Abu Dhabi, in collaboration with Wanna Read?, the commendable charity led by H.H. Sheikha Shamma bint Sultan bin Khalifa Al Nahyan, and renowned Al Bayt Al Arabi, revealed the exciting and creativity-filled activity schedule for its Pre-Loved Stories & Book Festival.
The unique three day literary festival will offer something new for all the family members including cosplay shows, puppet making and calligraphy workshops, in addition to cultural sessions and private book readings from prominent Emirati authors.
On Thursday at 6:00pm the festival will begin the weekend with an interactive Cosplay show, inviting visitors to try on ......read more
Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs & International Cooperation and Chairman of Emirates Foundation
Over 820 young innovators under the spotlight competing at the 5th annual Think Science Fair
300 innovative projects to be showcased with strong presence from the Northern Emirates
Four new scientific categories introduced in the Think Science Competition this year
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 8 April 2017: Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Abdullah Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs & International Cooperation and Chairman of Emirates Foundation, Emirates Foundation, an independent philanthropic organization set up by the Abu Dhabi Government to facilitate public-private partnerships for empowering youth across the UAE will ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 6, 2017: Dubai-headquartered Al-Futtaim, one of the most progressive regional business houses in the Middle East, has confirmed its presence at the UAE’s foremost recruitment, education and training event exclusively for UAE nationals, Careers UAE 2017, that will be held from 9 - 11 April at Dubai World Trade Center.
With over 650 Emirati employees working at Al-Futtaim today, the group plans to attract more senior experienced Emiratis in managerial roles.
“Al-Futtaim is committed to attract, develop and retain UAE nationals as we believe investing in the leaders of tomorrow is key to future sustainability,” said Zuhair Al Haj, Director of Human Resources and Localisation in the MENA region, Al-Futtaim. “Al-Futtaim’s market reputation as an employer of choice amongst ......read more
Large-Scale Light Installation Highlights LG’s Human-Centric
Design Philosophy at World’s Largest Design Show
Dubai, Apr. 5, 2017 — Milano Design Week, the largest and most famous event celebrating design around the world, is the setting for a collaborative, large-scale light installation by LG and Japanese designer Tokujin Yoshioka. Entitled TOKUJIN YOSHIOKA x LG: S.F_Senses of the Future, the impressive work seeks to illustrate humanity’s relationship with the natural world and to illuminate LG’s human-centric design philosophy. The installation is on exhibit from 4-9 April at Superstudio Più in Milan.
TOKUJIN YOSHIOKA x LG: S.F_Senses of the Future offers visitors a feast for their senses and a taste of what the future holds by combining LG’s cutting-edge technology with ......read more
Event brought in association with Sohail Khan Entertainment.
Superstar Salman Khan to make an appearance.
Meher Miracles announces the launch of its flagship sports and entertainment event, EFB in Dubai
With combined strengths of Meher Miracles, Aranca, Scinemasters, JA Events LLP & Dubai Sports Council, Dubai will experience sports and entertainment coming together through a unique concept
4th April, 2017;Dubai, UAE: Meher Miracles, a Dubai based events company today announced the launch of its flagship event EFB (Entertainment & Football with Bollywood) that will take place on Friday, 19th May 2017 at Al Wasl Stadium, Dubai. Brought in association with Sohail Khan Entertainment, the exclusive event is all set to bring together Bollywood, entertainment and sports in a unique way through the Bollywood ......read more
Campaign aims to reinforce Abu Dhabi’s position as region’s go-to events capital
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 29 March, 2017: Abu Dhabi National Exhibitions Company (ADNEC) announced the launch of an international promotional campaign for its defence exhibitions, which include the upcoming Unmanned Systems Exhibition and Conference (UMEX 2018) and the Simulation and Training Exhibition and Conference (SimTEX 2018), to be held in February, 2018, as well as the International Defence Exhibition & Conference (IDEX 2019) and Naval Defence Exhibition and Conference (NAVDEX 2019).
As part of the aggressive drive, ADNEC participated in the Langkawi International Maritime and Aerospace Exhibition (LIMA 2017), which was held in Malaysia from 21 to 25 March 2017. ADNEC showcased its exhibitions at the event to attract leading global ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, November 7, 2016: The Embassy of the Republic of Korea in the UAE hosted Korea Festival 2016 on Corniche Beach in Abu Dhabi, in association with the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs and Korea Agro-Fisheries & Food Trade Corporation - Abu Dhabi.
The Festival featured a range of engaging Korean cultural activities and culinary specialties, ......read more
Competition to help students learn Arabic the smart way enters its sixth day at SIBF 2016
Sharjah, UAE, November 7, 2016: The sixth day of the Lughati Cup 2016 at Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) witnessed strong competition from students keen to demonstrate their mastery of Arabic and win the first place prize. Launched by Lughati - the Sharjah-based initiative dedicated to ......read more
How writers research and interpret history
Sharjah, UAE, November 7, 2016: Two eminent Arabic authors and one of Serbia’s most respected writers told the audience at the Sharjah International Book Fair, being held at the Expo Centre Sharjah, that history can dictate their work but not stifle their imagination. Award winning poet, author and publisher Vladislav Bajac, whose books ......read more
Event held on the side-lines of 35th edition of Sharjah International Book Fair
Sharjah, UAE, 7 November 2016: A group of 20 authors received valuable tuition to help them hone their craft at a series of workshops organised by the UAE Board on Books for Young People (UAEBBY). The three-day activity, which took place at Sharjah’s popular tourist destination Al Noor Island, was ......read more
Red Bull once again highlights the region’s best underground talent in partnership with FLASH Entertainment
Dubai, UAE, November 7, 2016: The first two Red Bull Opening Acts for this year’s Yasalam After-Race Concerts at the 2016 FORMULA 1 ETIHAD AIRWAYS ABU DHABI GRAND PRIX have now been announced. On Friday, 25th November , UAE-based electro duo Arcade 82 will open for The ......read more
UAE, November 6, 2016- Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) continue to reinforce their position as one of the key pillars in the Middle East and North African region’s (MENA) economic landscape. In a recent study published by BLOOVO Middle East, 90 per cent of the total registered companies in MENA are SMEs. Currently in the GCC, SMEs employ approximately 17 million people and ......read more
Titled “In Other Words”
Sharjah, UAE, 5 November 2016: Poetry enthusiasts in Sharjah dedicated their Thursday evening to the Indian poet, lyricist and screenwriter, Javed Akhtar, at the 35th Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF). The ballroom full at the book fair was beaming with eager spectators who have read and followed his works for years, and were thrilled to see ......read more
Truth or Fiction?
Are authors lying to their readers or letting them think?
Sharjah, UAE, November 3, 2016: A literature forum at the 35th edition of Sharjah International Book Fair taking place at the Expo Centre Sharjah, brought together a panel of three top international authors to discuss whether writing should come from the mind or the soul. The forum asked whether writers had a ......read more
A panel discussion with jury members of this year’s edition at SIBF 2016
Sharjah, UAE, 3 November 2016: The UAE Board on Books for Young People (UAEBBY) organised a discussion panel that addressed the mission of the 8th edition of Etisalat Award’s jury. Held at the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) 2016, the session shed light on the award’s eligibility ......read more
UAE, November 3, 2016- Hamad Saleh Ballaith, CEO of Sawaeed Employment LLC, the UAE’s leading manpower outsourcing company, led the organization’s commemorative rites for this year’s UAE Flag Day by raising the national colors at the Sawaeed Residential City in Al Mafraq, Abu Dhabi, UAE in the presence of senior management and workers, with the coordination and supervision of ......read more
Sharjah, UAE, 3 November, 2016: HE Ahmed bin Rakkad Al Ameri, Chairman of Sharjah Book Authority (SBA) has honoured the winners of SIBF Awards 2016, which include, the ‘Sharjah Award for an Emirati Book’, the ‘Sharjah Award for the Best Arabic Novel’, the ‘Sharjah Award for the Best International Book’ and the ‘Sharjah Publisher Recognition ......read more
Event happenings and other engaging activities available for all family members in the centre of Business Bay
Dubai, UAE, 3rd November, 2016: During the breezy Dubai Winter months, Dubai Properties is transforming its unique retail destination Bay Avenue and Bay Square into a family-friendly and “It” destination for residents and visitors to come enjoy their time, through a ......read more
HH inaugurates 35th anniversary edition of world’s third largest book fair which is hosting 1,681 publishing houses from 60 countries.
Sharjah, UAE, November 3, 2016: His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan Bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, opened the 35th edition of the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF).
Themed ‘Read More’ ......read more
November 2, 2016 – Yousef Al Serkal, Group Managing Director, International Conferences & Exhibitions (IC&E), inaugurated today (Wednesday, November 2, 2016) the 8th edition of the International Coffee & Tea Festival (ICTF), the region’s only dedicated trade event for the specialty coffee and tea industry, amid overwhelming response from exhibitors and visitors. The highly ......read more
Abu Dhabi (November 1, 2016)- Advanced Conferences & Meetings is proud to launch the 2nd Annual WeatherTech GCC at The Anantara Eastern Mangroves Hotel, Abu Dhabi. This edition is addressing accurate and next-generation weather forecasting and climate-change measurement technologies and services..
Dubai Municipality, Sharjah Electricity & Water Authority, Abu Dhabi City Municipality, ......read more
"Deeper Than Indigo" by Jenny Balfour Paul
Appearing at the Sharjah International Book Fair 2016
In 1999, in the depths of the British Library, historian and indigo expert, Jenny Balfour Paul, came across the five journal volumes of Victorian adventurer and fellow indigo-lover, Thomas Machell.
Enchanted by the vivacity of Thomas’s voice, and a shared passion for indigo, ......read more
November 1, 2016: The Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA), the executive IT arm of Egypt’s Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT), concluded its successful participation in the 36th edition of GITEX Technology Week, the largest technology exchange and marketplace for Middle East and Africa held recently in Dubai. Its presence in the annual ICT ......read more
November 1, 2016 - The International Coffee & Tea Festival (ICTF), the region’s only event dedicated to the specialty coffee and tea industry, is set to open its doors tomorrow (Wednesday, November 2, 2016) at the Meydan Gallery and Convention Centre in Dubai, UAE. Running until November 4, the popular trade event will showcase a comprehensive range of cafe solutions, including a huge ......read more
Extra chances to win weekly cash prizes of AED 50,000
Ticket sales start on Tuesday, 1 Nov at ENOC and EPPCO stations, Zoom stores, Metro stations, and many other locations across the city
Dubai, UAE, November 1, 2016: The Dubai Festivals and Retail Establishment (DFRE), an agency of the Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing (Dubai Tourism) has announced that ticket sales ......read more
Korea Festival is an annual event, organized by the Embassy of the Republic of Korea in the UAE
The festival showcases a variety of exclusive products and cultural offerings from Korea
Abu Dhabi, UAE, October 29, 2016: The Korean Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, along with Korea Agro-Fisheries & Food Trade Corporation (aT Center) in Abu Dhabi, has initiated ......read more
Under the Patronage of H.E. Sheikh Nahyan Bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development
Key topics such as leadership skills, communication skills, business strategies and financial education to be featured at renowned international personal empowerment congress held in the region for the first time
Dubai, UAE, October 26, 2016: Najahi and Success ......read more
Excitement filled the air on the first day as people arrived in droves to fill their bags with jaw dropping discounts across many international brands
Prices of Big Brands shrunk to fit your budget; choose from hundreds of products ranging from shoes, bags, apparel, cosmetics, perfumes and a lot more
Dubai, UAE, October 25, 2016: The delectable fusion of affordable luxury ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates: The UAE’s first 3D-printed autonomous vehicle leads launches of 3D printed technology at GITEX Technology Week.
UAE-based robotics company DigiRobitics has revealed WiGo, the first 3D-printed unmanned vehicle manufactured, assembled, and programmed in the UAE. WiGo is ideal for mega-events, and is ferrying passengers from the metro station to the Dubai World ......read more
UAE, October 19, 2016 – The high-level 7th Arabia CSR Forum, the latest edition of the leading annual Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and sustainability forum in the Arab region, officially opened today (October 19, 2016) amidst mounting calls for a unified regional approach to sustainability. Being held under the patronage of the League of Arab States (LAS) and in cooperation with ......read more
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 19 October, 2016: The Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre pavilion showcasing the 2017 editions of the International Defence Exhibition & Conference (IDEX) and Naval Defence Exhibition (NAVDEX) has drawn high interest from key decision makers and delegates attending Euronaval 2016, the leading maritime defence show currently underway in Paris, ......read more
Held under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Latifa bint Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice Chairman, Dubai Culture & Arts Authority in partnership with Dubai Design District (d3) and supported by Dubai Culture & Arts Authority.
Dubai Design Week is sponsored by Audi, Huawei and Swarovski.
Dubai, UAE, October 19, 2016: Dubai Design Week announces keynote speaker ......read more
His Highness Sheikh Ammar bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Crown Prince of Ajman and Chairman Ajman Executive Council visited the Ajman Government pavilion at GITEX 2016. He was accompanied by Sheikh Ahmed bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Representative of His Highness the Ruler of Ajman for Administrative and Financial Affairs and Sheikh Abdul Aziz Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi, Chairman, Department of Tourism Development, ......read more
Key speakers include Robert Kiyosaki, Ali Al Saloom, Andrew Matthews, and Baroness Michelle Mone of Mayfair, OBE
Dubai, UAE, October 18, 2016: In collaboration with Najahi and Success Resources, the leading seminar organizer in the world, the Middle East is welcoming its first National Achievers Congress 2016 on the 18th and 19th of November 2016 at Festival Arena Al Badia in ......read more
UAE, 17 October 2016 – His Highness Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, visited the pavilion hosting the Information Technology Industry Development Agency-sponsored (ITIDA) Egyptian companies at the GITEX Technology Week 2016 at the Dubai World Trade Centre. During his visit, H.H. took a closer look at the most innovative products and services of the ......read more
UAE, October 16, 2016- The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) has announced the signing of two new agreements worth over AED 42 million through TRA’s financing entity, ICT Fund, in line with its commitment to support the UAE’s education sector.
The agreements fall in line with TRA’s continuing commitment to help in the growth and development of the ......read more
UAE – October 15, 2016 – The Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) unveils its latest innovative and technology-driven projects at the 36th GITEX Technology Week at the Dubai World Trade Centre taking place from October 16 to 20, 2016. This is a result of a long series of achievements led by the Freezone which is considered a main destination for major information technology, ......read more
Best-selling author and visionary Malcolm Gladwell to address industry professionals
Dubai, UAE, October 13, 2016: As the regional Human Resources (HR) landscape grows, develops and adapts to global trends, the 13th edition of HR Summit and Expo - the Middle East’s biggest and most innovative HR event – will explore how regional companies need to look beyond traditional ......read more
October 13, 2016- The Information Technology Industry Development Agency (ITIDA) will sponsor for the 11th consecutive time the upcoming participation of 29 Egyptian companies at the 36th GITEX Technology Week, the latest edition of one of the world’s biggest information and communications technology (ICT) events. GITEX will take place from October 16 to 20, 2016 at the Dubai World Trade ......read more
Dubai (October 10, 2016) – Supported by Dubai Municipality and the Community Development Authority (CDA), Advanced Conferences & Meetings (ACM) proudly launched Future Accessibility & Assistive Technology Dubai summit today at Sheraton Grand Hotel, Dubai, UAE.
Future Accessibility & Assistive Technology Dubai brought together governmental authorities, International NGOs, ......read more
UAE residents have opportunity to win cash and event prizes, and represent the UAE on the world’s stage through the World Cosplay Competition in Japan 2017
Specially commissioned artwork depicting local anime characters and of UAE native species, the Arabian Oryx, to be showcased
Legendary artist Yoshitaka Amano’s famed sculpture, The Panther, will be put up for sale for first ......read more
In recognition of organisation’s role in elevating education and knowledge worldwide
Sharjah, UAE, October 8, 2016: The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) has been announced the guest of honour at the 35th edition of the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF), that is being organised by the Sharjah Book Authority (SBA) and taking place from 2 ......read more
Advanced Conferences & Meetings (ACM) is launching Future Landscape & Public Realm UAE conference in its third successful edition, on 6-7 February 2017 in Abu Dhabi.
This focused conference will once again provide a unique platform for business professionals to discuss the latest challenges and opportunities covering the landscape and public realm industry in Abu Dhabi and the ......read more
October 05, 2016 - The autumn edition of the Gulf Education and Training Exhibition (GETEX), the leading student recruitment platform in the Middle East, will be held from November 24 to 26, 2016 at the Meydan Gallery and Convention Centre in Dubai. GETEX Autumn will be co-located with International Student Festival 2016, the UAE’s first-ever show for students that goes beyond education, ......read more
Kuwait City - 27 September: The 8th annual Euromoney Kuwait Conference takes place today on 27 September 2016, at the JW Marriott Hotel in Kuwait City. Co-hosted by the Ministry of Finance the event has attracted high-level government officials, investors, financiers, business leaders and many of Kuwait’s leading institutions to explore new opportunities and examine Kuwait’s role in ......read more
Sharjah Discovery Center hosts inaugural event featuring creative science workshops and dramatic live exhibitions.
Sharjah, UAE, September 26, 2016: The world of science was brought to life today as the very first Kids got Talent Festival opened at Sharjah Discovery Centre.
Running from today until Friday, the Festival features a wide range of entertaining workshops and exhibitions ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 25, 2016: Abu Dhabi International Airport celebrates the National Day of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in collaboration with Airport Police and other strategic partners, supporting the strong ties between the two nations.
Several large industry events related to real estate, technology, education, healthcare among other sectors are scheduled to take place in UAE over the next 6 months
Dubai, UAE, September 25th, 2016: Trade exhibitions related to technology, real estate, education, healthcare and upcoming themeparks are all set to boost the temporary staff requirements as per Dulsco, a regional leader in human ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 22, 2016: Fazza Championships department of Hamdan bin Mohammed Heritage Center (HHC) has announced its participation in the fourteenth edition of the International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition - Abu Dhabi from 4th to 8th October, which is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the Ruler's Representative in the Western ......read more
September 20, 2016- The Middle East’s robust café culture has been enriched and redefined by a unique blend of eastern and western influences and is here to stay. The UAE alone opened over 3,000 new cafes and more than 50 in-shop and large-scale roasters in the last two years. To further contribute to the region’s growing demand for the beverages, the International Coffee & Tea ......read more
The city’s official convention bureau is delivering one of its strongest year’s to-date, with 86 new international business events secured in 2016
Dubai, UAE, September 20, 2016: Dubai Business Events has secured 15 percent more events in the first eight months of this year than the whole of 2015, and is poised to capitalise on increasing demand from international meetings, ......read more
In April 2016, Dubai Municipality announced a number of new projects, including a network of sewage tunnels, with the aim to make Dubai a green and fully sustainable city by 2021. The new network will meet demands of Dubai's population and urban growth and help save 30% of electricity and reduce the carbon footprint.
Future Drainage & Stormwater Networks Dubai will be held on ......read more
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 19th September, 2016 – The second edition of HVACR Careers Fair, a unique meeting platform converging prospective Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration (HVACR) employers and industry professionals from across the region, will be co-located this year with Climate Abu Dhabi, an exhibition dedicated to the HVACR industry set to take place from 3 to 5 October ......read more
Trade show highlights solutions on how to balance complex design with safe materials
Dubai, UAE, September 18, 2016: His Excellency Sami Ahmad Dhaen Al Qamzi, Director General of the Department of Economic Development, Dubai Government, officially inaugurated the first Windows, Doors and Façades Event in Dubai.
H.E. Sami Al Qamzi toured the exhibition halls and met a broad range ......read more
September 15, 2016 - The 8th National UAE Barista Championship, the most anticipated competition in the Middle East’s coffee industry, is calling skilled and professional baristas to showcase their expertise and knowledge in the event that will begin on November 2, 2016 with a November 4, 2016 finale in Dubai. Besides, there will be three more equally exciting, competitions including the ......read more
September 15, 2016 – Dhofar Global, a leading supplier of hygiene care products in the Middle East, has announced its participation at the 2016 edition of Hotel Show, the largest hospitality event in the Middle East and Africa, which will be held from September 17 to 19, 2016 at the Dubai World Trade Center. Located at Stand No. - 4B149, Dhofar Global will display its innovative range of ......read more