• Etihad to codeshare on PIA services on trunk routes from Abu Dhabi to Pakistan• PIA customers to have access to Etihad destinations across the global network Abu Dhabi, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - November 13, 2019: Etihad Airways (Etihad), the national airline of the UAE, and the flag carrier of Pakistan, Pakistan Int...
• Levante Trofeo V8 Collector’s Edition premieres in the Middle East• Highlighting the sporty DNA of the Trident brand, the GranTurismo MC is on display in special Grigio Lava Matte colour, in an exclusive new configuration Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 13, 2019: Al Tayer Motors, the UAE’s award-winnin...
● GranTurismo Zéda is the car created to celebrate the last day of production of the Maserati GranTurismo.● Zéda is the bridge which connects the past, the present and the future. It means “Z” in the Modena dialect, it pays tribute to Maserati’s roots and reminds us that there is a new beginning for every ending: Maser...
All-new Lincoln Aviator brings Lincoln’s design vision to life, elevating beauty and performance in the brand’s newest three-row premium large SUV Revel™ Ultima™ 3D Audio System re-creates an authentic concert-hall experience by immersing occupants in rich, superior sound Lincoln’s all-new Presidential the...
Dubai, UAE, 13 November 2019: The second day of the 22nd edition of the International Academy of Astronautics (IAA) Humans in Space Symposium (HIS), held at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, witnessed huge participation from experts and specialists in the space sector, and students from different educational...
• Over 20 farmers to showcase and sell locally grown, quality products• The Farmers Market will be hosted in the garden area of the mall every weekend until 04th April 2020• The mall will also host Marhaba Market – a special market for handy-crafts Abu Dhabi - November 12, 2019: Deerfields Mall, the popu...
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 12 November 2019: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship company of AW Rostamani Group, exclusive distributor of Nissan in Dubai, Sharjah, and the Northern Emirates is all set for an impactful showcase of automotive innovations at the Dubai International Motor Show (DIMS) scheduled for 12th – 16th Novembe...
Dubai, UAE, 12 November 2019: GROHE, a leading global brand for full bathroom solutions and kitchen fittings, will be present at Dubai Design Week between 11 to 16 November. Hosted at Dubai Design District, the event will see GROHE present an interactive exhibit showcasing its latest world-class innovations, including individual sy...
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 12 November 2019: Lenovo, a technology leader in Intelligent Transformation, has partnered with Enviroserve, who have recently launched the world's largest integrated processing facility for electrical and electronic equipment waste (WEEE) in Dubai Industrial Park. The partnership with Enviroserve...
Dubai, UAE, November 12, 2019: SmartCrowd Limited, a Dubai-based company and MENA’s first financially regulated real estate investments platform (REIP) has announced today that the company has fulfilled all regulatory requirements and graduated to a full license from the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA), the independent regulat...
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 12, 2019: With a forward-looking spirit, the Maison KARL LAGERFELD will launch a special edition collection to celebrate the memory of its founder and creative director. Karl Lagerfeld was a visionary designer, a pioneering curator and a cutting-edge collaborator; known for his enigmatic persona and ...
Master soundtrack carefully crafted by eight distinguished composers with contributions from more than 80 musicians and members of London’s Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Limited tickets for ‘Legacy of Our Ancestors’ at Zayed Sport City Stadium in Abu Dhabi available at www.uaenationaday.ae Abu Dhabi, UAE – 12 Nove...
Bentley Motors and Graf von Faber-Castell launch an exclusive new collection of writing instruments New Ebony series combines natural luxury materials with finest quality craftsmanship Incomparable design appeals to automotive lovers and connoisseurs of fine writing culture Three distinctive writing instruments unite opulenc...
Bhima Jewellers inaugurates the second store at Karama centre, Dubai. Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 12, 2019: Bhima Jewellers launches Second showroom at karama center at 8th November 2019, The brand new showroom, located at Karama Centre, Dubai was inaugurated by Mrs. Alisha Moopen, Deputy Managing Director of Aster DM Heal...
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The UAE is Leading the Way to Create a More Diverse Oil and Gas Industry, But Much Remains to Be Done, Says ADIPEC Keynote Speaker
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 14 November 2019: Oil and gas companies will reap financial as well social benefits from actively promoting inclusion and diversity in their organisations, industry leaders at the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC) heard today.
In delivering the keynote address for ADIPEC’s co-located Inclusion and Diversity in Energy Conference, Tala Al Ramahi, Chief Strategy Officer for the Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi, said that while diversity remained a problem in ......
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 14, 2019: The third qualifier of the OMEGA Nations Golf Tour 2019 which was hosted by the Rivoli Group on November 6th at the Dubai Hills Golf Club concluded with an exciting finish between the top three qualifying teams.
The Two ball net stableford aggregate scores format tournament saw Carl Zachhau and Brian Stewart from England take the first place in the third qualifier with a net aggregate of 81 points against Stephen Bushnell and Ahsan Khalon, also from England who finished close on 73 points. Rakesh Shah and Achal Gahi from India finished third with a net aggregate of 71 points
The tournament which was an extension of ...... read more
• Zayed Water is registered under the Islamic Affairs & Charitable Activities Departments license number 1957
• Zayed Water donates its profits to the Emirates Red Crescent to fund the building of water wells in countries facing water scarcity
• The bottled water company aims to build 1,000 wells around the world in the next 5 years, at an estimated cost of AED 4 million
• In September 2019, Zayed Water donated Q2 and Q3 profits to Emirates Red Crescent to fund 12 water wells in 7 countries - Sierra Leone, Niger, Togo, India, Pakistan, Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan.
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Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 14, 2019: With World Diabetes Day (14th November) taking place tomorrow, there’s no better time to look at how you can manage your sugar levels, especially while working out.
Recent studies have shown that exercise is one of the best ways to help manage type 2 diabetes. Exercise can enable your cells to use insulin better and help keep your blood within a healthy range. However, if you take insulin or other medication for diabetes then a workout can cause your sugar levels to decrease; which is also known as hypoglycemia.
To ensure a safe workout there are a few simple steps you can take to help keep ......
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 14, 2019: Parmigiani Fleurier is proud to present the Tonda Chronor Slate. This chronograph, created by the watchmaking centre's manufactures in 18 ct rose gold or white gold, is limited to 25 pieces of each.
To a certain extent, Parmigiani Fleurier's expertise in the measurement of time is rooted in the restoration of two pair-cased pocket watches created by James Cox, pieces dating from the 18th century which are held by the Edouard and Maurice Sandoz Foundation collection. Each of these twin timepieces has a jumping seconds mechanism, formed of a hand which makes one revolution per second.
Parmigiani Fleurier's history b ...... read more
Proceeds of sale to be donated to Senses Centre for Special Needs
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 14, 2019: Hands, the creators of exquisite handmade carpets since 1881, was delighted to unveil its one-of-a-kind ‘Carpet of Tolerance’, designed together with the talented children at Senses Centre for Special Needs, at the 2019 Edition of Downtown Design yesterday. Pranay and Apurva Patodia, owners of Hands Carpets, and Gavin Lewis, General Manager Hands Carpets Dubai, were there to welcome Nadia Khalil Al Sayegh, Founder of Senses, who visited with staff and children from the Centre who had been instrumental in creating the artworks that inspire ...... read more
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 14, 2019: The third day of the 22nd edition of the International Academy of Astronautics (IAA) Humans in Space Symposium (HIS), discussed overcoming challenges to human health and performance during exploration spaceflight missions, in participation with Roscosmos, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), China National Space Administration (CNSA), and the astronauts and experts in the space sector. Held at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, the UAE is the first country in the MENA region to host this conference.
In a session with school and university students, Hazzaa AlMansoori and Sultan AlNeyadi, the two E ...... read more
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 14, 2019: At an exclusive event in the Design District Dubai on Tuesday 12 November, Rado and Dubai Design Week announced the winner of the first edition of the Rado Star Prize UAE. The Judges’ Winner prize was awarded to Aya Charife and her project “Takyeef”
“What an honour to win such an award. The Rado Star Prize will allow me a foot in the door of the industry and I’m very excited about what the future will bring” commented Aya Charife, following the announcement.
Aya Charife, an upcoming artists from Lebanon received AED 20,000 and a Rado True Thinline watch as a prize for the winning ...... read more
Third Quarter 2019 Highlights
• Total revenue of $547.5 million, up 21% year over year
• Product revenue of $197.1 million, up 20% year over year
• Billings of $626.6 million, up 19% year over year1
• Deferred revenue of $1.95 billion, up 26% year over year
• GAAP operating margin of 18%, up 450 basis points year over year
• Non-GAAP operating margin of 26%, up 250 basis points year over year1
• GAAP diluted net income per share of $0.46
• Non-GAAP diluted net income per share of $0.671
• Cash flow from operations of $221.2 million
• Free cash flow of $203.7 million, up $45.2 million year over year1
Dubai, U ......
ADIMSC, IWWF work together to give sport major boost, create world-class stage at Eastern Mangroves
Abu Dhabi, UAE,14 November, 2019: Wakeboarding in the UAE will be given a major boost next week when the country’s first ever international team competes against the world’s best on a spectacular stage in Abu Dhabi.
The six-man UAE team, including two Emirati brothers, was announced today by Abu Dhabi International Marine Sports Club (ADIMSC), which hosts the 2019 IWWF World Wakeboard Championships taking place from 19-23 November.
The team is captained by Khaled Subaa who takes part in the Open Men’s category along with Omeir Saeed. His yo ...... read more
● For the first time in its history, Maserati is opening the doors of its engineering division on Via Emilia Ovest to offer an exclusive look behind the scenes into the heart of innovation and development of the Brand.
● The new Dynamic Simulator featuring latest generation DiM (Driver-in-Motion) technology, the Static Simulator and the laboratories devoted to develop the “User eXperience”: the Brand is on the cutting edge of support technology for the development of new models.
● From the virtual product to the final result: an integrated approach that prioritizes the human factor right from the initial development phases.
Dubai Uni ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 14 November 2019: To mark the brand’s 30th anniversary, American footwear mogul, Steve Madden, visited Dubai to celebrate and visit the recently renovated store at The Dubai Mall. Set to be the largest flagship store in the world outside of the USA, the new outlet welcomed the city’s trendiest crowd over the weekend and is reflective of the Dubai’s thriving fashion scene.
The iconic brand also staged a three-day pop up display at The Dubai Mall, showcasing Steve Madden’s trendy shoe collection and putting on a whole host of exciting activations for customers.
Commenting on the visit, Ahmed Al Khaja, CEO of Dub ...... read more
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 14, 2019: The latest in the Myriam Fares collection by REDTAG is here to knock down the dullness of winters and dazzle your wardrobe.
Brace yourself as this new collection will break the stereotypes one associates with Winter fashion.
This winter, it’s all about taking your look to the next level. So go ahead and take your pick from an array of styles varying from modern, contemporary edgy to upscale fashion. Our personal favourites from this season’s collection include trench coats, casual and bold sporty wear and our faux-fur coats.
REDTAG is all set to spruce you up with their latest collection so we are o ...... read more
Annual Saving of 6,880 megawatt-hours electricity
Dubai, UAE, 14 November 2019: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world’s largest district cooling services provider, announced developing of a new system that uses Artificial Intelligence (AI) to operate Thermal Energy Storage (TES) tanks at its district cooling plants. As per the results of a test run conducted at Empower’s Business Bay plant, it has been estimated that approximately 6,880 MWh of electricity will be saved annually in the operation of the district cooling plant.
Empower currently depends on past data and individual experience to guide operators to s ...... read more
By : Derek Manky, Chief, Security Insights & Global Threat Alliances, Fortinet
Organizations of all sizes are working to prioritize security initiatives as cyber threats become more targeted and sophisticated. Aware of the consequences a breach can have on business operations, organizations are seeking to deploy more security controls throughout the network and build out security teams. When implementing these initiatives, organizations should focus on attaining accurate, current threat intelligence. This is what will inform strategy, personnel, and security solutions.
Why is threat intelligence so important? Your customers are facing an onslaught of threats. Cyber criminals ......
Dubai, UAE; November 14, 2019: His Excellency Nicola Lener, Ambassador of Italy to the UAE; Her Excellency Valentina Setta, Consul General of Italy in Dubai; and Amedeo Scarpa, Italian Trade Commissioner to the UAE, Oman and Pakistan; toured the 330 square metre Italian pavilion at Downtown Design. They met with the 20 leading Italian design companies exhibiting at the pavilion, organized by the Italian Trade Agency in partnership with CNA and Confartigianato (Italian Associations of Artisans and Small-Medium Enterprises).
Among the 20 companies, a few are participating for the first time in the region’s leading trade fair to showcase their unique designs to de ...... read more
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 14, 2019: American Eagle announces the launch of its innovative and reflective Holiday campaign and new season collection. The campaign builds on the foundation of its #AExME brand platform, bridging the receiver, giver and advocate through a storyline of human connections.
The new women’s Holiday collection highlights functional to fashion focused outerwear. The brand combats winter blues with splashes of color from neon’s to brights across solids, stripes and patterns. To keep toasty during the winter evenings ahh-mazingly soft fleece fabrics are back in new and modern styles. Super soft fleece pants and corduroy fabric ...... read more
Business aviation movement in Dubai increases by 26 per cent
November 13, 2019. Dubai, United Arab Emirates: As part of its continuing move to achieve growth in private jet movements in Dubai, the Mohammed Bin Rashid Aerospace Hub (MBR Aerospace Hub) is rapidly picking up its pace as a growth center for the Middle East’s high-value industries and the hub continues to empower the aviation and aerospace industry to expand their networks. MBR Aerospace hub reported that business aviation movements during the first half of 2019 posted a 26 per cent increase compared to the same period in 2018.
Located in Dubai South, MBR Aerospace Hub creates value to the aerospace and business ......
More than 90 chefs and food industry leaders to join leading food event
November 13, 2019: As part of a major move to further enhance the Sultanate of Oman’s global competitiveness in the tourism sector, the Ministry of Tourism (MoT) confirmed its support to ‘Food Festival - Muscat Eat 3’, which comes back with great momentum in a 3rd edition to surpass the remarkable success of the last two editions. The upcoming event attracts huge participation from renowned international chefs and food lovers and meets MoT’s strategic goal of celebrating the Sultanate’s rich and vibrant cultural heritage, in line with the tourism sector’s development plan under the ......
Dubai, November 13, 2019 – Stack it up with Shack Stack! Shake Shack is all about adding a twist to beloved American classics, but it’s also about upping the burger game with the Shack Stack, now available across UAE Shacks.
Shack Stack is a delicious juicy burger made with cheesy portobello mushroom & 100% all-natural Angus beef patty that has no added hormones or antibiotic, topped with tomato, lettuce and the unique ShackSauce.
“How can you make the legendary ShackBurger better? Top it with a crispy mushroom stuffed with two types of gooey and creamy cheese! The Shack Stack combines two of our classics, the ShackBurger and the ‘Shroom Burger into a ...... read more
Englishman Tyrrell Hatton won the 2019 Turkish Airlines Open, securing victory on the fourth hole of a record-equalling six-man play-off that took place under floodlights for the first time in professional golf at the Montgomerie Maxx Royal in Antalya, Turkey.
Joining winner Hatton at the Turkish Airlines Open award ceremony was the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, the Governor of Antalya, Mr. Münir Karaloğlu, the President of Turkey Golf Federation, Mr. Ahmet Ağaoğlu, the Mayor of Antalya Metropolitan Municapility, Mr. Muhittin Böcek, and the Turkish Airlines Open Tournament Director, Mr. Miguel Viador.
Aus ...... read more
RAK Hospital’s “Let’s Beat Diabetes” programme to provide free health checks, complimentary Cardiac and Eye Screenings along with free consultations with the specialists
Initiative to be kicked-off through a Fun Zumbathon event on 15th November at Marjan Island
Focus on screening existing diabetics for cardiac and eye health and identifying undiagnosed diabetic patients
One in 2 people suffering from Type 2 diabetes is not aware of his/her condition
At least 68 percent of diabetic patients above the age of 65 with diabetes die from some form of heart disease
November 13th 2019; Ras Al Khaimah, UAE: Initiating a massive d ...... read more
• Etihad to codeshare on PIA services on trunk routes from Abu Dhabi to Pakistan
• PIA customers to have access to Etihad destinations across the global network
Abu Dhabi, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - November 13, 2019: Etihad Airways (Etihad), the national airline of the UAE, and the flag carrier of Pakistan, Pakistan International Airlines (PIA), have relaunched their codeshare partnership to provide their customers with greater access to both airlines’ trunk routes between the UAE and Pakistan, and on Etihad services across its global network. The codeshare flights will be open for sale on 13 November 2019, with the first travel date from 26 ...... read more
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 13, 2019: The countdown to a new era for Maserati has officially begun.
After the communication of its plans for all-new models to be developed, electrified and produced in Italy, the MMXX event is scheduled for May 2020 when Maserati – leader in technology, luxury and performance - will take the world stage for the future of mobility.
Maserati produces a complete range of unique cars with an amazing personality, immediately recognisable anywhere. With their style, technology and innately exclusive character, they delight the most discerning, demanding tastes and have always been an automotive ......
• Levante Trofeo V8 Collector’s Edition premieres in the Middle East
• Highlighting the sporty DNA of the Trident brand, the GranTurismo MC is on display in special Grigio Lava Matte colour, in an exclusive new configuration
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 13, 2019: Al Tayer Motors, the UAE’s award-winning official importer-dealer for Maserati, launched the new Quattroporte SQ4 Zegna PELLETESSUTA™ at the Dubai International Motor Show (DIMS) 2019.
Also making its Middle East debut is the Levante Trofeo Collector’s Edition, a limited edition vehicle of 100 units. Completing the model range displayed on the stand ...... read more
● GranTurismo Zéda is the car created to celebrate the last day of production of the Maserati GranTurismo.
● Zéda is the bridge which connects the past, the present and the future. It means “Z” in the Modena dialect, it pays tribute to Maserati’s roots and reminds us that there is a new beginning for every ending: Maserati starts for “Z” in anticipation of a new GranTurismo.
● Renovation work has begun on the Modena Plant which will produce the new high-performance sports car as production of the Maserati GranTurismo and GranCabrio comes to an end.
● The new GranTurismo and GranCabrio, to be produced at the Turin manufacturing hu ...... read more
All-new Lincoln Aviator brings Lincoln’s design vision to life, elevating beauty and performance in the brand’s newest three-row premium large SUV
Revel™ Ultima™ 3D Audio System re-creates an authentic concert-hall experience by immersing occupants in rich, superior sound
Lincoln’s all-new Presidential theme, Flight, harmoniously combines Luggage Tan and Ebony, further elevating the ambience of the cabin
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 13, 2019: Al Tayer Motors, the official Lincoln importer in the UAE, launched the all-new 2020 Lincoln Aviator at the Dubai International Motor Show (DIMS) 2019.
Ar ...... read more
Dubai, 13 November 2019: Held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice- President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, the second edition of World Tolerance Summit will begin on Wednesday at the Madinat Jumeirah Conference & Events Centre, Dubai, under the theme ‘Tolerance in Multiculturalism: Achieving the Social, Economic and Humane Benefits of a Tolerant World’.
The summit, an initiative of International Institute for Tolerance under Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiative, is expected to gather around 3,000 participants from over 100 countries that include top level officials, peace expert ......
Dubai, UAE, 13 November 2019: The second day of the 22nd edition of the International Academy of Astronautics (IAA) Humans in Space Symposium (HIS), held at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, witnessed huge participation from experts and specialists in the space sector, and students from different educational levels. The UAE is the first country in the MENA region to host this conference, from 11th to 14th November, 2019.
Day 2 highlighted the human side of space exploration, the challenges facing the space sector, space robotics, global collaboration in space, the Emirates Mars Mission (EMM) – Hope Probe, and what it takes to be an astronau ...... read more
Move forms part of continuing efforts to cooperate with various maritime entities
UAE, 12 November 2019 - The Federal Transport Authority – Land & Maritime (FTA) recently visited Abu Dhabi Ports to learn more about the Abu Dhabi Maritime Academy and its programs. The move is part of FTA’s continuing efforts to strengthen relations with various entities and help contribute in the efforts to reinforce the UAE’s maritime sector. The FTA delegation was led by HE. Eng Ahmed Mohammed Shareef Al Khoori, General Director of FTA and also included Dr. Aisha Al Busmait IMO Goodwill Maritime Ambassador. The FTA group were received by Captain Mohamed Juma Al Shamsi, CEO of Abu Dh ......
Oil prices are hovering near the 50-week moving average which is a proxy for 1-year. While commodity trading prices have whipsawed throughout 2019, they are well above the $45 level low and the $66.5 highs. In early November, Saudi Aramco finally announced its initial public offering and is expected to go on a multi-week road show describing its long-term goals. Saudi Arabia also needs to contend with the United States which is a major global oil producer.
OPEC countries are expected to produce nearly 28.2 million barrels a day of crude oil according to the Energy Information Administration. This number is down 1.6 million barrels a day from August. Production has been on the decline maki ......
• Over 20 farmers to showcase and sell locally grown, quality products
• The Farmers Market will be hosted in the garden area of the mall every weekend until 04th April 2020
• The mall will also host Marhaba Market – a special market for handy-crafts
Abu Dhabi - November 12, 2019: Deerfields Mall, the popular shopping and lifestyle destination of Abu Dhabi in collaboration with Abu Dhabi City Municipality and Abu Dhabi Agriculture and Food Safety Authority is back with its latest edition of ‘Farmers Market’. Curated to encourage local farmers, this community initiative will offer Abu Dhabi residents a chance to savour ...... read more
● Ericsson experts will present a wide range of demonstrations and launches during AfricaCom 2019 in Cape Town
● Collaborations with industry leaders on innovative connectivity solutions will be showcased
● Visitors will experience hands-on demonstrations in Networks, Managed Services and Digital areas
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 12, 2019: Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) will demonstrate how it is empowering an intelligent, sustainable and connected Africa at AfricaCom 2019, taking place from 12-14 November at Cape Town International Convention Center, South Africa. Ericsson experts will showcase a wide range of new and relevant u ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 12 November 2019: Arabian Automobiles Company, the flagship company of AW Rostamani Group, exclusive distributor of Nissan in Dubai, Sharjah, and the Northern Emirates is all set for an impactful showcase of automotive innovations at the Dubai International Motor Show (DIMS) scheduled for 12th – 16th November 2019 at Dubai World Trade Centre. On display will be a total of 11 vehicles with latest Nissan Patrol 2020 taking the centre stage and some exciting launches of latest models.
During its participation at the DIMS, Nissan of Arabian Automobiles Company, will be giving a peek into its exciting new futuristic technology that will be showc ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, 12 November 2019: GROHE, a leading global brand for full bathroom solutions and kitchen fittings, will be present at Dubai Design Week between 11 to 16 November. Hosted at Dubai Design District, the event will see GROHE present an interactive exhibit showcasing its latest world-class innovations, including individual system solutions and digitally-enhanced products.
GROHE is aiming to reshape the sanitary industry through its latest innovations, with a focus on Shaping the Future of Water through digitized water controls and intelligent water management. Across its multiple ranges, the brand maintains an inventive approach to designing sustainable soluti ...... read more
HITEC Dubai 2019, the Middle East’s largest hospitality technology show for hotels, organised by Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP®) and Naseba, and endorsed by Dubai Tourism, opened today with a focus on future.
The 2-day event, that is being held at the Festival Arena by Intercontinental at Dubai Festival City, brings together the world’s leading technology solution providers and thought leaders to showcase the top tech trends transforming the hotel industry. The delegates were welcomed on Day-1 by Thomas Atzenhofer (CPA), Deputy CEO, HFTP, and Fabien Faure, Managing Director, Naseba.
The Middle East technology buyers are currently estimated to ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 12 November 2019: Lenovo, a technology leader in Intelligent Transformation, has partnered with Enviroserve, who have recently launched the world's largest integrated processing facility for electrical and electronic equipment waste (WEEE) in Dubai Industrial Park. The partnership with Enviroserve and Wisetek forms part of Lenovo’s wider approach to e-waste management through its Lenovo Remove-IT Program.
The Recycling Hub by Enviroserve is a state-of-the-art facility that is spread across 280,000 square feet and offers the annual capacity to recycle 39,000 tonnes of electrical and electronic waste. Powered by solar energy an ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, November 12, 2019: SmartCrowd Limited, a Dubai-based company and MENA’s first financially regulated real estate investments platform (REIP) has announced today that the company has fulfilled all regulatory requirements and graduated to a full license from the Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA), the independent regulator of financial services based in the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC).
Prior to its full license, SmartCrowd was operating under an “Innovation Testing License” as part of the DFSA’s regulatory sandbox program. The new license will permit SmartCrowd to open its platform to international investors and offer int ...... read more
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 12, 2019: With a forward-looking spirit, the Maison KARL LAGERFELD will launch a special edition collection to celebrate the memory of its founder and creative director. Karl Lagerfeld was a visionary designer, a pioneering curator and a cutting-edge collaborator; known for his enigmatic persona and inexhaustible wit, he was passionate, powerful and intensely curious. The collection, titled “Karl Legend,” honors his immense legacy as fashion’s greatest icon.
The ready-to-wear and accessories all feature one of Karl Lagerfeld’s infamous quotes and an image of him; the graphics have been hand-drawn by Design Director H ...... read more
Master soundtrack carefully crafted by eight distinguished composers with contributions from more than 80 musicians and members of London’s Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Limited tickets for ‘Legacy of Our Ancestors’ at Zayed Sport City Stadium in Abu Dhabi available at www.uaenationaday.ae
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 12 November, 2019: More than 80 world-class musicians, including members of London’s iconic Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, have collaborated to compose an inspiring original score for ‘Legacy of Our Ancestors’ - the Official 48th UAE National Day celebration - on 2 December at Zayed Sports City Stadium, Abu D ...... read more
Abu Dhabi, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – November 12, 2019: Etihad Airways, the national airline of the UAE, has announced a fourth daily flight on its route from Abu Dhabi to Riyadh, the capital of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA), effective 8 December.
The additional service will be operated by an Airbus A320 configured with 8 seats in Business and 150 seats in Economy.
Robin Kamark, Chief Commercial Officer, Etihad Aviation Group, said: “The introduction of the new fourth daily service to Riyadh is demonstrative of our commitment to the Saudi market, and of the increase in demand on this core route. This has been boosted by warm relationship enjoyed by t ......
Bentley Motors and Graf von Faber-Castell launch an exclusive new collection of writing instruments
New Ebony series combines natural luxury materials with finest quality craftsmanship
Incomparable design appeals to automotive lovers and connoisseurs of fine writing culture
Three distinctive writing instruments unite opulence and purpose
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 12, 2019: A unique partnership is continuing its journey in a new range of luxury pens by Graf von Faber-Castell for Bentley Motors. The unrivalled craftsmanship and unmistakable design which unites the two combines Bentley’s legendary spiri ...... read more
Bhima Jewellers inaugurates the second store at Karama centre, Dubai.
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 12, 2019: Bhima Jewellers launches Second showroom at karama center at 8th November 2019, The brand new showroom, located at Karama Centre, Dubai was inaugurated by Mrs. Alisha Moopen, Deputy Managing Director of Aster DM Healthcare along with Shri. B Girirajan, Dr. B Govindan, Shri. B Krishnan & Shri. B Bindumadhav Directors, Bhima Jewellers
‘The new showroom is located in such an accessible location offering customers a convenient and comfortable shopping experience, every time,’ said Mr. Abhishek Bindumadhav, Director, Bhima Jewellers ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, November 12, 2019: Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announced the expansion of the Fortinet Security Fabric’s dynamic-cloud security offerings with Microsoft Azure, providing customers with an easier way to connect, manage and protect their cloud workloads on Microsoft Azure.
Organizations turning to Azure want to take advantage of the public cloud benefits without compromising security. While Microsoft secures the Azure infrastructure and isolates the tenants, customers are responsible making sure their cloud configuration is secure. Fortinet provides customers that utilize ......
Dubai, UAE, 12 November 2019: The Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) launched the 22nd edition of the International Academy of Astronautics (IAA) Humans in Space Symposium (HIS), at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre. The UAE is the first country in the MENA region to host this conference, from 11 to 14 November, 2019. The first day witnessed huge participation from local and international space agencies, and students from different educational levels.
The opening ceremony was attended by His Excellency Hamad Obaid AlMansoori, Chairman of the MBRSC, His Excellency Yousuf Hamad AlShaibani, Director General of the MBRSC, Jean-Michel Cont ......
Abu Dhabi, November 11, 2019 - Al Masaood’s Projects & Engineering Services Division (PESD) is participating for the 21st consecutive year in the 2019 edition of the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC). Taking place under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, the event is set to gather over 110,000 regional and international participants.
During the event that will run from November 11 to 14, 2019 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC), Al Masaood’s Projects & Engineering Services Division, one of ADIPEC’s major partners and exhibitors, will display its latest technology solut ......
Improving operational performance and reducing plant downtime crucial for companies to increase throughput
November 11, 2019– Emerson (NYSE: EMR) announced that it is exhibiting at ADIPEC 2019 from November 11 to 14, 2019 to showcase the latest technologies that can help companies improve their capital projects and operational performance. Themed ‘Insight through Digitalization, Emerson’s booth will present a wide range of solutions that drive asset performance, improve safety and enhance profitability for end user operations.
Emerson, through its Plantweb Digital Ecosystem, brings together a comprehensive approach that deploys scalable strategies focused on ROI ......
California-based hyperloop developer offer visitors an opportunity to explore the next generation passenger pod that is expected to reach speeds of over 1,000km/h at the definite automotive show this month in Dubai
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 11, 2019: Virgin Hyperloop One (VHO), the world’s leading hyperloop company, today announced its participation at Dubai Motor Show, the most definite platform in the region for international automotive exhibitors, taking place from November 12-16th 2019, at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
Expected to have a significant presence, VHO is presenting visitors at the leading motor show with the opportunity to g ...... read more
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 11, 2019: Shanghai, China: In an unprecedented court ruling in Shanghai, FOREO, a Swedish skintech brand was awarded a judgement of 3 million RMB - thought to be the largest counterfeit-related payout for design infringement in Shanghai Intellectual Property Court history according to public data.
The court ruling sided with the Swedish beauty tech company FOREO, following a 24-month IP court proceeding and a trial of 12 months, finding the defendant, Kingdom Zhuhai Company guilty of infringing FOREO’s LUNA design patent with its own KD308 product.
The courts ruled in favor of FOREO and made history as it awarded a co ...... read more
Musabih tours Dubai Logistics City and Al Maktoum Cargo Center to ensure readiness for EXPO 2020
Dubai – 11 November 2019: Director General of Dubai Customs Ahmed Mahboob Musabih made a field trip to the customs centers at the Dubai Logistics City (DLC), and Al Maktoum Cargo Center, which operate under the Jebel Ali Customs Center Management, and the passenger terminal at Al Maktoum International Airport.
Musabih met with the employees working at the three centers and received detailed information from them about the latest updates of the operations and initiatives taking place in the centers, and preparations ahead of the upcoming EXPO 2020.
Mu ...... read more
Dubai United Arab Emirates - November 11, 2019: The latest edition of the renowned “Make It Challenge” is taking place this week in the UAE, with more than 180 UAE national students attending from schools in Abu Dhabi and Al Ain.
The events, at the UAE University in Al Ain and the Khalifa University in Abu Dhabi, will promote STEM (science, technology, engineering, and maths) subjects through the practical application of knowledge and problem-solving exercises.
The “Make It Challenge” is an initiative of the UK Manufacturing Institute in partnership with Mubadala, Masdar, and BAE Systems.
This year’s challenge will explore energy effici ...... read more
90 photographs from across the region have been shortlisted over both the adults and kids categories
More than a third of the shortlisted images featured GCC souqs
Abu Dhabi, UAE, November 11, 2019 - National Geographic Abu Dhabi (NGAD) and Almarai have announced today the shortlisted entries for the 9th edition of ‘Moments’ its annual regional photography competition to nurture the talent of aspiring regional photographers.
The competition is held in partnership with Almarai, who has been a strategic supporter of this platform for the last 6 years as part of a shared vision of nurturing youth & talent from the Middle East.
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 11, 2019: Allied Compliance Consultancy (ACC), the only authorized trainer for Certified Anti Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS) in the UAE, conducted the first training module on advanced AML for FERG member exchange houses.
Dubai, November 11, 2019: The UAE’s Foreign Exchange and Remittance Group (FERG) and Allied Compliance Consultancy (ACC) completed the first successful training on advanced Anti Money Laundering for their exchange houses. Forty exchange houses had participated in the training schedule, which has been designed for keeping members up to date with the latest regulations in the industry.
Sales of Imaging & Sensing Solutions contributes to strong second quarter ending 30 September 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 11th November 2019: Sony Corporation reported its strongest second quarter operating income till date with a 16 per cent increase year-on-year against the same period last year, which was attributed to its robust image sensor sales. The recent second quarter results also raised Sony’s full-year earnings outlook.
Concluding 30 September 2019, the recorded operating income for Q2 2019 was US$2.59 billion (¥279 billion) up by 16 per cent from US$2.23 billion (¥239.5 billion) in Q2 2018. The conso ......
Sony Music’s child stars Rawan & Rayan release inspirational Arabic song and video to promote inclusion and tolerance for all
Dubai, 11 November 2019: Cartoon Network Middle East has teamed up with Sony Music Entertainment Middle East to release a unique and impactful song featuring YouTube stars; the sisters Rawan and Rayan. The Song entitled “Ya As7ab (hey fiends)” speaks directly to children about the effects of bullying and shares positive messages around inclusion. The catchy Arabic pop song with an accompanying music video will be released worldwide on all music services and platforms on 11th November.
This initiative is a part ...... read more
Customers can kick-start the New Year celebrations early with cashback of up to AED 10,000 and low monthly instalments starting from AED 1,018 per month
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 11, 2019: Everyone’s favourite time of the year just got better as Al-Futtaim Toyota kick-starts the New Year celebrations early with the launch of its ‘Celebrate 2020 Now’ campaign.
All through November, Al-Futtaim Toyota is inviting customers to treat themselves to exciting deals on purchase of any 2020 Toyota model and receive a Toyota Rewards Card worth up to AED 10,000. The card can be redeemed across Toyota Service Centers, a diverse portfolio of Al-Fut ...... read more
Sharjah,11 November 2019: The 10th edition of the Sharjah Stamp Exhibition, organized by the Emirates Philatelic Association (EPA), is set to kick off on November 19 and will run until November 23.
The largest cultural event of its kind across the region is bringing together enthusiasts and collectors of rare stamps from the UAE and other countries of the world.
“Our preparations for hosting this unique event have been wrapped up, through which, we aim to shed more light on the cultural legacy and long postal history of the UAE by displaying unique collections of stamps and currencies, in addition to providing a platform for philatelists, stamp collectors, and hobbyists t ...... read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 11, 2019: A slew of exciting developments are transforming the oil and gas (O&G) industry globally. Artificial intelligence and machine learning are driving a digital revolution. Organizations within the industry are focusing on extensive capital investment.
The Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC) which opens today brings together the very companies, decision and policy makers that shape the future of oil and gas supply across 4 days of focused business, dialogue and knowledge transfer that addresses today’s energy challenges and define tomorrow’s energy landscape.
We would ......
The new Chronoswiss Regulator Classic – All-rounder in two sizes
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 11, 2019: After its facelift, the tried-and-tested Regulator Classic now re-emerges with a sporty-elegant overall appearance. The relaunch is in this case not limited to the dial, but includes the entire watch. In the future, the all-rounder will be available in two different sizes: in addition to the 41mm diameter (a Chronoswiss standard), the Regulator Classic is also available in a 37mm case.
The timepiece has been consistently revised in many other ways, especially the shortened horns providing a contemporary touch. To enable its full use day and night ...... read more
• Group revenue grew year-on-year for the ninth consecutive quarter, reaching US$13.5 billion
• Pre-tax Income (PTI) grew 45% year-on-year to US$310 million
• Net income up 20% year-on-year to US$202 million
• Lenovo continues to be the world’s #1 player in the global PC market with record shipments of 17.3 million units, including double-digit premium segments growth
• Software and services revenue* up 35% year-on-year to US$883 million
DUBAI, November 11, 2019: Lenovo Group (HKSE: 992) (ADR: LNVGY) has announced Group revenue in the second quarter reached US$13.5 billion, the ninth consecutive, yea ...... read more
For just AED 49, UAE residents can enjoy a full day at Motiongate Dubai and experience exhilarating rides, shows and much more!
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 11, 2019: MOTIONGATE™ Dubai, the region’s largest indoor movies-inspired theme park, featuring immersive rides and attractions, marks the ‘Year of Tolerance’ with an irresistible offer that allows full access to the park for an unbeatable price of AED 49 from November 14th to 16th.
This offer is in line with the UAE Government’s ‘Year of Tolerance’ initiative which celebrates the spirit of acceptance, coexistence and oneness. UAE residents can expect ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, 11 November 2019: Ahmad Bin Shafar, CEO of Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world’s largest district cooling services provider, met with a delegation from The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE), and discussed the latest developments in the district cooling sector, and ways to strengthen the mutual cooperation.
The delegation was led by Daryl K. Boyce, President of ASHRAE Society and included Tim Wentz, Presidential Member and Former President of ASHRAE Society, Farooq Mahboob, Vice President of ASHRAE, Dr. Ahmed Alaa, RAL Director & Regional Chair of ASHRAE, and Hassan Youn ...... read more
Blume Dolls Meet & Greet: Coming to a toy store near you this November and December
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 11, 2019: Blume Dolls are one of the hottest toys of 2019 and are on the top of Christmas must have toy lists across the world for girls aged 3 to 8 years. With 22 to collect, each doll has their own individual personality and springs into life when a little sprinkle of water is added to their colourful plant pot home.
With a limited number of the four Super Rare Blume Dolls available in the Middle East, the hunt is very much on and as a treat for our little friends we invit ...... read more
** NINE Body Balm - a unique skincare savior blended with only nine 100% certified organic ingredients **
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 11, 2019: Just as we nourish our bodies with organic food, your skin is also just as important and should be cared for in the best way possible. Many non-organic brands available today are packed full of chemicals from parabens to petroleum waxes which can have a hugely detrimental effect on our bodies. What goes onto your skin, eventually goes into your body. If you slather chemical-filled products onto your skin, over time your body absorbs these toxins.
It was this that led Founder of The Simplicity Li ...... read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 11, 2019: One can never go wrong with denim in shades of black and grey.
Efficiently paired with everything from t-shirts to shirts dial up your collection with GUESS’ eclectic denim range.
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 10, 2019: 2XL Furniture & Home Décor was declared the winner of the ‘Décor Retailer of the Year’ trophy at the Design Middle East Awards 2019. The sought-after award was presented in collaboration with du at a gala ceremony held at Sofitel The Palm Dubai recently and was aimed at celebrating excellence and outstanding creativity in design from across the region.
Upon receiving the coveted prize Amit Yadav, Head of Marketing, 2XL Furniture & Home Décor, said, “We are delighted to be recognised by Design Middle East and truly grateful to them. This outstanding achievement is testament to each one o ...... read more
Agreement seeks to promote off-road safety & sand dune adventures in the UAE
Exclusive training course to be offered to new Western Motors Jeep Wrangler
Abu Dhabi, 10 November 2019: Western Motors, Jeep authorized distributor in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi and member of ALFAHIM Group, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Emirates Driving Company (EDC) to jointly promote safe off-road driving, encourage Jeepers to take their vehicles out into the UAE’s adventurous sand dunes and utilize their 4x4’s to their full potential.
The partnership aligns with both entities’ endeavors to encourage vehicle and passenger safety. Present at the signing were M ......
10 November 2019 - In a business and economic climate where embracing change is necessary to survive, having suffered from many years of poor productivity versus other industries, it is widely accepted that the construction sector has been slow to respond and adapt. McKinsey’s latest report – Imagining Construction’s Digital Future – supports the notion that construction’s lack of progress in adoption of digital technology and information sharing has meant owners and contractors have been exposed to increased risk, principally as a result of working from different versions of the ‘same’ information.
As part of their efforts to maintain a competiti ......
Shortlisted from more than 70 government initiatives
Dubai, November 10 2019: Dubai The Model Centre, an entity under the General Secretariat of The Executive Council, announced that nine government initiatives have qualified for the final stage, competing for the honor of waving this year’s ‘Flag’ of the Hamdan bin Mohammed Programme for Smart Government. The final nine initiatives were chosen from more than 70 initiatives that were implemented by various Government entities.
The nine shortlisted initiatives were submitted by eight government entities in Dubai:
E-Crime initiative by Dubai Police
Nol Plus initiative by Roads and Transport Authority ......
Event falls in line with aim of National Happiness Agenda to make UAE the happiest country in world
UAE, 10 November 2019 – The Dubai Government Workshop (DGW), in collaboration with the Grand Hyatt Group and other private sector institutions, has organized a ‘Happiness Carnival,’ which features interactive shows, fun activities, and lucky draws that have been designed to promote positivity and happiness across all of its employees.
H.E. Fahad Ahmed Al Raeesi, Deputy CEO, DGW, shared that the ‘Happiness Carnival’ demonstrates DGW’s commitment to country’s National Happiness Agenda, which aims to build a happy local society. The move also reaffi ......
1 in every 100,000 people can suffer from a rare tumor called Acoustic Neurinoma
UAE, 10th November, 2019: 63-year-old Pakistani National, Mr. Abdul Hameed Baloch had lost hope as he suffered from a right sided hearing loss and an inability to walk due to an imbalance which caused him to sway to the ride side. He was referred to Dr. Sharath Kumar Maila, an Indian, Specialist Neurosurgeon at Medeor Hospital Dubai well renowned for his expertise and experience at operating brain and spine tumors.
His diagnosis revealed the patient had a tumor called Acoustic Neurinoma of about 3.5 to 4 cm’s size. Though the tumor was benign, it was large and caused pressure on ...... read more
Top Superyacht Marinas Developers, Superyacht Builders, Experts and Enthusiasts Will Gather in Dubai to Discuss the Impact of Superyacht Marina Developments in Lifestyle and Tourism, And The Emerging Trends in The GCC and Worldwide
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 10 November 2019: The third edition of The International Superyacht Summit has been confirmed to take place on March 11 and 12, 2020 in Dubai, UAE.
Under the patronage of DP World subsidiary P&O Marinas and initiated and co-organised by Fabulous Yachts, the next edition of The International Superyacht Summit will discuss local and international issues related to superyachting, including the development ...... read more
Metito received the ‘Progressive Disruptive Policy in Water Reuse’ award at this year’s International Desalination Award World Congress 2019
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 10, 2019: The International Desalination Association (IDA) World Congress 2019, which recently took place during the celebration of Green Week, has recognised a number of outstanding global experts and companies in the desalination and water reuse industry.
Metito, the global provider of smart water management solutions, was honoured with ‘Progressive Disruptive Policy in Water Reuse’ for its relentless development and contin ......
Retail Pioneer’s Online trading platform accounted for 5,760 transactions worth AED 204 Million in 5 months
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 10, 2019: Union Coop, the largest Consumer Cooperative in the UAE revealed that the total transactions through its electronic ’Share Trading’ platform accounted for AED 204,302 Million since the platform’s launch 5 months ago on May 22nd till the beginning of November 2019.
Commenting on this achievement, the Chairman of Union Coop ‘H.E. Majid Hamad Rahma Al Shamsi’ said: “Since the launch of the Electronic Share Trading platform, it has offered total freedom to Shareholders to e ...... read more
Experience unique designs of furniture, fine objects, lightings, ceramics, glassware, tiles, and more at the Italian pavilion
Dubai, UAE – November 10, 2019: The sophisticated restraint and traditional inspirations of the Italian interiors and design industry have captured the imagination of design aficionados across the world for centuries. To highlight the fine aspects of Italian interior design, Italian Trade Agency (ITA) and CNA and Confartigianato (Italian Associations of Artisans and Small-Medium Enterprises) will showcase inspirational artifacts of 20 carefully selected Italian companies at ‘Italian Interiors: The Art of Italian Des ...... read more
Hosted by Emirati photographer Obaid Al Budoor who shares with us his personal hospitality journey in the Holy City
The 4-part series is airing now on National Geographic Abu Dhabi’s YouTube Channel
November 10 2019: National Geographic Abu Dhabi announced today the release of a new short format series in partnership with Accor, providing viewers a behind-the-scenes insight on the sprawling growth of the hotel infrastructure sector in the Holy City of Makkah, Saudi Arabia to meet the needs of the ever-growing number of pilgrims throughout the year.
Hosted by Emirati National Geographic photographer Obaid Al Budoor, the 4-part mini-series s ......
• 2019: Adjusted EBITDA to remain at least stable
• Free cash flow outlook for full year confirmed and specified: around €700 million
• Q3: Sales and operating earnings below year-ago period
• Stricter cost discipline supports earnings
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 10, 2019: Essen, Germany. Evonik is sticking to its full-year earnings outlook despite an ongoing weakness in the global economy.
The company expects adjusted EBITDA to remain at least stable compared with last year. Sales are now expected to be slightly lower than the previous year because of lower demand. Evonik had expected sale ......
Four-part ‘a Look Into Accor’ Programme, Hosted by Emirati Photographer Obaid Al Budoor, Goes Behind the Scenes at Raffles, Fairmont and Swissôtel Properties in the Holy City
November 10, 2019: Accor, a world-leading augmented hospitality group, has partnered with free-to-air Arabic documentary channel, National Geographic Abu Dhabi, to produce a four-part series showcasing its world-class pilgrim hospitality services at its Raffles, Fairmont and Swissôtel properties in Makkah, Saudi Arabia.
Airing now, ‘A look into Accor’ follows the personal hospitality journey of host, Emirati photographer Obaid Al Budoor, glancing behind the ...... read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 10, 2019: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced global passenger traffic results for September 2019 showing that demand (measured in revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) climbed 3.8% compared to the same month last year, broadly unchanged from August’s performance. Capacity (available seat kilometers or ASKs) increased by 3.3%, and load factor climbed 0.4% percentage point to 81.9%, which was a record for any September.
“September marked the eighth consecutive month of below average demand growth. Given the environment of declining world trade activity and tariff wars, rising poli ......
Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem: Government bold initiatives back trade and business sectors
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 10, 2019: Sultan bin Sulayem, DP World Group Chairman & CEO and Chairman of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation confirmed that the Dubai government-led policy initiatives and investments improved growth prospects in trading partners, and preparation to host Expo 2020 are providing the bedrock for increased investment in Dubai.
In his opening speech at the 3rd Customs Consultative Council (DCCC) meeting 2019 which Dubai Customs organizes quarterly, bin Sulayem said the allegations of an economic crisis scattered around by som ...... read more
Add a little Nordic flare to your home with these must-have festive pieces
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 10 November 2019: Now that we have officially plunged into the festive season there is no excuse not to get yourself down to JYSK to shop their beautiful collection for this season.
With a large selection of products and pieces to choose from you can get your hands on everything from a full size Christmas Tree, Nordic style wreaths, ornaments, candles, festive wrapping paper, unique plush toys and much more at great prices.
The collection will be on the shop floor from Sunday November 10th so make sure you are there nice and early to ...... read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates - November 10, 2019: 21-year-old French tennis star Ugo Humbert is the latest player to join the Rado YoungStar programme. He joins current YoungStar and WTA world number one Ashleigh Barty.
We launched the YoungStar programme in 2015 as part of our comprehensive tennis activities, which include acting as Official Timekeeper for a raft of international tournaments. Designed to support up-and-coming players, Rado YoungStars has the objective of creating an international team of talented, ambitious players with the potential to become the next generation of tennis stars.
Ranked 65th in the world, Ugo achieved a career high ranki ...... read more
Facility Has World’s Largest Display Area for the Trident Marque
Dubai, 10 November 2019: Al Tayer Motors, the UAE’s award-winning official importer-dealer for Maserati vehicles, continues to expand its footprint across the country with the opening of a beautifully designed new showroom in the Al Manara area on Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai.
With the largest display area in the world, the stunning 3644 square metre facility dedicated to the Trident Marque, is located just opposite to its previous location. Built according to the new Maserati showroom standards, it is more than four times larger than the previous showroom, and is ...... read more
Company supported by Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development
Abu Dhabi, 09 November 2019: The Airport Belgrade Catering (ABC) company, recently fully acquired by Emirati-owned Cirta Group, a stable of companies supported by government entity Khalifa Fund for Enterprise Development (KFED), has signed an agreement with Etihad Airways to provide air hospitality, on-board retail services and logistic solutions over an initial period of three years that will cover more than 700 Etihad flights annually.
The agreement, which is subject for renewal upon its expiration, was signed by Abdullah Al Shammari, Chairman, Cirta Group, and Ali Al Salman, Manager, Procurement and Supply Management, Etih ......
Brazil’s exports to Arab states from January to October reached USD 10.34 billion
UAE investments in Brazil currently stand at approximately USD 5 billion
November 9, 2019- Trade relations between Brazil and Arab countries continue to soar to greater heights as seen in the recording of a Year-on-Year (YoY) growth of 50.57 per cent in trade balance from USD 3.1 billion from January to October 2018 to 4.68 billion during the same period of 2019, according to figures released by Arab-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (ABCC).
The latest ABCC statistics revealed that Brazil’s exports to Arab states reached 37,142.82 thousand tons worth USD 10.34 billion during the period, whi ......
Nine Goals Focus on Innovation, Operations and People to Deliver Business Growth with Societal and Environmental Benefits
November 7, 2019 – DuPont (NYSE: DD) recently announced its 2030 Sustainability Goals, underscoring the importance of sustainability in fulfilling its purpose of delivering essential innovations to help societies thrive. The nine long-term goals are based on a critical assessment of the company’s capabilities coupled with the feedback of customers and stakeholders. The goals also draw inspiration from the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to identify the world’s most important problems that need to be solved.
Sheikh Zayed Road transformed into race track for Dubai Fitness Challenge
Government of Dubai Media Office – 08 November 2019: Dubai witnessed a spectacular display of community, solidarity and enthusiasm for life this morning, with the city’s artery Sheikh Zayed Road transforming for the very first time into a thumping race track for Dubai Fitness Challenge 2019. Residents and visitors of all ages and abilities numbering 70,000 came together to make history and take part in the inaugural Dubai Run.
Spearheaded by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of The Executive Council of Dubai, the event featured two courses ......
Christina H. Koch: It was a great Honour and privilege to film UAE’s first Astronaut abroad ISS
Christina H. Koch: Astronaut AlMansoori sensed full of pride once sighted his homeland (UAE) for the first time from Space
Dubai, UAE, 8th November 2019: Through a post on her social media platforms, American astronaut Christina Koch revealed that she was part of the first Arabic filmed tour of the International Space Station (ISS) conducted by the UAE's first Astronaut, Hazzaa AlMansoori.
Koch posted 2 photos and commented: “it was my privilege to film him doing the first ever UAE tour in Arabic at ISS and to watch his eyes light up seeing his spectacular country ......
Manufacturers of the latest design and technology solutions for the oil and gas sector will be at the upcoming oil and gas exhibition.
Dubai, UAE; 9 November 2019: Italy will be strongly represented once again during the annual Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition & Conference (ADIPEC). Aiming to identify solutions and strategies that will shape the future of the industry, the Italian energy innovators will demonstrate its know-how at ADIPEC, taking place from 11 to 14 November 2019 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.
Over a hundred companies, 32 of which are SMEs supported by the Italian Trade Agency, will be looking for new business opportunit ......
The breakthrough aggregate throughput (DL+UL), exceeding 2Gbps over a single 5G 100MHz carrier, marks the continual evolution of du’s dynamic 5G commercial network
Dubai, UAE, 9 November, 2019: As a formative operator innovating the United Arab Emirates’ ICT sphere for a more connected tomorrow, du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC) has today announced it has achieved the world’s highest peak throughput over a 5G standalone (SA) network by exceeding 2Gbps over a single 5G 100MHz carrier at Band C on its commercial 5G network.
The successful 5G SA demonstration marks the transition to the next phase of du’s commercial 5G network, which is ......