Delegation of UAE businessmen visit Mumbai, Ahmedabad as part of Global Business Forum roadshow
Chamber reveals plans to open representative office in India later this year
H.E. Al Ghurair: 29% of new companies registered with Dubai Chamber in 2016 were Indian; total number of Indian members has exceeded 36,000
H.E. Buamim: UAE and India have historic ties that have strengthened in recent decades with the increase of bilateral trade and investment
Dubai, UAE, March 20, 2017: The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry recently concluded a successful trade mission to India which was organised to facilitate economic cooperation and explore trade and investment opportunities in the country.
The trade mission, part of the Chamber’s Global Business Forum roadshow, was joined by dignitaries, officials and ......read more
Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority to host farmers at Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 7 March 2017: Abu Dhabi is set to welcome hundreds of farmers and food growers from around the world to introduce them to the growing number of new sustainable agriculture solutions which will directly impact their business.
The Hosted Farmers Programme, supported by the Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority (ADFCA), will run at the upcoming Global Forum for Innovations in Agriculture (GFIA), held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister of the UAE, Minister of Presidential Affairs and Chairman of Abu Dhabi Food Control Authority, with support of the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment.
“This new programme in Abu Dhabi underlines the commitment of ......read more
Sharjah Department of Statistics and Community Development reveals aspirations and opinions of locals seeking jobs in the local market
The survey was held at the National Career Exhibition 2017
Sharjah, 04 March 2017: The Sharjah Department of Statistics and Community Development (DSCD) has delivered a strong impetus to the UAE’s Emiratisation drive with ‘Register Your Attendance’ – a smart data collection initiative, which collected the latest and most accurate data of more than 3,000 job seeking Emiratis who walked into the National Career Exhibition 2017, held at Expo Centre Sharjah recently.
The data collected includes job applicants' basic information such as age, academic qualifications, occupational status, previous work experience and career aspirations, among other ......read more
Dubai, UAE; February 20, 2017: The UAE’s General Authority of Youth and Sports has partnered with the Alliance For Youth launched by Nestlé Middle East last year to bring together companies and other entities that can help young people in the region enhance their skills and develop their careers, and is now expanding to include Emaar Properties, ENGIE, LinkedIn, L’Oréal, Mohebi Logistics, Nielsen, Publicis Middle East and the American University in Dubai– with an objective of impacting 50,000 young adults through internships, graduate and training programs, and apprenticeships opportunities, and hiring 3,000 young people throughout Alliance partner companies by 2020.
Announced at a Youth Conference conducted in collaboration with a number of leading universities and held at the American University in Dubai, the ......read more
Abu Dhabi, February 19, 2017: As part of its annual practice, the Sheikh Zayed Book Award announced today its shortlisted candidates in two of its categories; “Literature” and “Children’s Literature”. The announcement follows the conclusion of a series of meetings held by the Scientific Committee in Abu Dhabi to assess reports submitted by the judges’ panel per category and the evaluation of nominated works.
The selected works in literature included three narrative works, namely ‘Alwah’ (Tablets) by Lebanese author Rashid Al-Daif, (2016); ‘Khareef al Bara’a’ (The Autumn of Innocence) by Lebanese author Abbas Beydoun (2016); and ‘Fi Fami Lu’lu’a’ (A Pearl in My Mouth) by Emirati author Maisoon Saqer (2016).
As for titles under ......read more
Trump's economic policies flawed, jobs focus misguided
New US presidency likely to resemble that of Nixon
Present selloff in bond yields likely temporary
Donald Trump may be a colourful character, particularly as far as 21st century politicians go, but investors should watch what he does, not what he says.
I have spent the last month on the road around Europe meeting with clients and investors. It has led me to some interesting discussions and conclusions.
President Trump remains an enigma even for people who have met him; his personality is at best erratic and at worst compulsive but having said that, his ability to "keep the ball rolling" impresses me. In the process of doing so, he has been able to convince many of the investors I respect most to buy into the concept of "an animal ......read more
Research should help to shed light on the future of the workforce, and develop education systems that will fulfil future workforce demands
Dubai, UAE, 29th January 2017: Learning company Pearson and innovation foundation Nesta today announce a research partnership in collaboration with Michael Osborne (Oxford Martin School) which is designed to provide businesses, governments and education experts with new insights and evidence about the skills and competencies which will be required in the future economy.
Through Employment in 2030: Skills, Competencies & the Implications for Learning, the research team will provide recommendations for how education, job training and other workforce development efforts can shift practice today in an attempt to better prepare the workforce of tomorrow.
“Businesses, governments ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 25 January, 2017: Dubai Trade, the single window for cross-border trade and a DP World company, has shortlisted nominees for its 9th E-Services Excellence Award (ESEA).
Winners will be announced at the annual awards ceremony to be held next month under the patronage of HH Sheikh Maktoum bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai. ESEA recognises organisations for their use of smart services in trade and logistics with winners selected on predefined criteria, including the number of mobile transactions on the Dubai Trade Portal throughout 2016.
The 9th ESEA has five categories that include: Smart Services Award for M-Token, Free Zone, Payment Services, Clearance, and Shipping Services. Additionally, two Innovation Awards will be presented for the Best Innovative Project and the Best ......read more
It's never too early to start thinking about Valentine's Day, there is already so much love in the air. Give it one more week and everyone on your insta feed will be using the hashtag #couplegoals .
Our curated Valentine's Day gift guide includes gifts for the beauty lover, those who want something a little bit different, those on a budget or if you are looking to splurge. There is something for everyone.
Ipanema- Love Heart Flip Flops in a selection of colours
Price- AED 100, Available at Ipanema outlets
Konjac Sponge Company- Heart Sponge
Price- AED 75, Available at Holland and Barrett
SACHAJUAN- Spicy Citrus Body Wash
Price- AED 130, Available at Bloomingdales
Fressko- Glass Range Flasks
Price- AED 179, Available at Virgin Megastores
Fressko- Blush ......read more
Saif Al Ghurair, Chairman of Dubai Chamber : “Dubai achieved positive growth in manufacturing industry in 2016”
‘Oil demand for petrochemicals is likely to grow by about 3% a year between 2015 and 2021, with petrochemicals taking a more significant proportion of the oil barrel’ says International Energy Agency (IEA)
Dubai, 8 January 2017: ArabPlast 2017 kicked off today (Sunday, 8th January, 2017) in Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, as HE Majid Saif Al Ghurair, Chairman of Dubai Chamber inaugurated the show along with many other government representative, business executives and industry experts.
The No. 1 trade show in the Middle East in term of machinery on display and the leading regional platform for the plastic industry, will continue for three days until Tuesday, ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 27, 2016: Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza), a DP World Company and the UAE’s flagship trade and logistics hub for the Middle East region and Africa, organised a day of entertainment, activities and informative sessions for workers residing in its on-site residences.
The ‘Workers’ Day’, attended by over 2,000 workers, included a series of lectures ranging from Labour Rights Awareness by the Permanent Committee for Labour Affairs, Road Safety Awareness by the Road and Transport Authority, Health and Safety Awareness by the Environment, Health And Safety Authority (Trakhees), Health Check-ups by CEDARS Hospital and a host of recreational activities. Ibrahim Mohammed Al Janahi, Deputy CEO and Chief Commercial Officer and other senior officials at Jafza ......read more
Event highlights public and private sector collaboration
Dubai, UAE, 26 December 2016: Dubai Trade, the single window for cross-border trade and smart trading solutions and a DP World company, recently recognised strategic and media partners during its first appreciation ceremony.
The ceremony was part of Dubai Trade’s strategy to support partnerships between the public and private sectors and to encourage trade relations in Dubai. It was attended by H.E. Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director of Dubai Customs, Mohammed Hamdan Al Zaabi, Director of Trade Promotion and Investment at the Ministry of Economy, Eng. Mahmood Al Bastaki, CEO of Dubai Trade, along with organisations that have contributed to Dubai Trade’s success, including government and financial organisations, private sector companies and the ......read more
Dubai-UAE: 22 December, 2016: The Dubai campus of the Emirates Institute for Banking and Financial Studies (EIBFS), the chosen venue for the Careers Festival Day, drew an estimated 800 UAE nationals for various positions on offer by financial companies in the UAE. All UAE nationals who attended the two-day festival were successfully registered in the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratization database.
Organized by the Ministry and the recently launched Government Accelerators, EIBFS supported the festival as a strategic partner. The Careers Festival saw the participation of 80 financial companies that included banks, insurance companies and money exchanges, and led to one of the largest turnouts of UAE nationals at a job fair. With hundreds of offers made at the Careers Festival, the deep commitment of the Government ......read more
Increase in Emiratisation to reach 13% in 2016
Dubai, UAE, 21 December 2016: As part of the Emiratisation initiative to employ more UAE nationals in the private and public sectors, Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), world’s largest district cooling services provider, has announced today an increase by 13% in 2016 in the employment of UAE nationals in the company.
“We, Empower, are operating in a very specific and prolific industry, with so much potential for growth. As a dynamic employer, we are always searching for qualified profiles and highly experienced specialists but also opening our door for the young Emirati talents, in the fields of energy, R&D, sales, marketing, and engineering among others and we also pay special attention to employ women of the UAE nationals,” said HE ......read more
Piaget dresses Ryan Reynolds
LOS ANGELES – December 19, 2016 – Piaget Altiplano was the watch of choice for the 22nd Annual Critics’ Choice Awards. International Brand Ambassador, Ryan Reynolds chose a Piaget Altiplano timepiece to complete his red carpet look.
Mr. Reynolds, who was honored with Entertainer of the Year, chose the Piaget Altiplano 43 mm in white gold to match his grey tuxedo.
It was announced earlier this morning that Mr. Reynolds is nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Comedy for his role in “Deadpool,” along with fellow Piaget International Brand Ambassador, Jessica Chastain, for her role in “Miss Sloane” as Best actress in a Drama movie.
Piaget has a longstanding love affair with Hollywood and a commitment to ......read more
International Autumn Trade Fair (IATF) 2016 ends on high note
WTO Report: ‘UAE had a 31.5% share of the Middle East’s total exports in 2015, compared to 28 per cent in 2014’
Dubai, UAE, 18 December 2016: The 31st edition of the International Autumn Trade Fair 2016 (IATF 16) concluded Friday (16 December) at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre with excellent results.
The UAE is ranked among the world's top 20 exporters, according to the World Trade Organisation’s Report on International Trade Trends. This was said at the show that attracted thousands of visitors over three days.
The exhibition, organized by Al Fajer Information and Services, has thus reinforced its position on the global consumer exhibitions map after 31 years of consistent ......read more
Saxo Bank unveils powerful tool for clients using multi-legged option strategies
Dubai, UAE, December 15, 2016: Saxo Bank, the online multi-asset trading and investment specialist, today announces that it is launching a combination order ticket for all clients trading contract options.
The combination order ticket will enable clients to deploy multi-legged option strategies by simultaneously placing orders to buy and/or sell different options from the same order ticket.
Georgio Stoev, Futures and Listed Options Product Manager, said: “Instead of trading options leg by leg using multiple trade tickets, the different legs can now be delivered as one order and executed as one.”
“Through multi-legged strategies, clients will be presented with unique opportunities to participate in ......read more
UAE non-oil trade reached 553.4 billion AED in first half of 2016
Dubai, UAE, 15 December 2016: HH Sheikh Hasher Bin Juma Al Maktoum, Director General of the Dubai Department of Information inaugurated today (Wednesday, 14 December 2016), the 31st International Autumn Trade Fair (IATF 2016) that will continue until 16th December (Friday) at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Under the theme “smart living”, the exhibition has seen the presence of officials and decision makers from the public and private sectors from different parts of the world who represent international companies operating in the lifestyle, fashion, electronics and home equipment, beauty and cosmetics, and health and fitness and other basic and luxury goods as well as contractors, consultants and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, December 8, 2016: The International Center for Biosaline Agriculture (ICBA) and the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) inaugurated today the Emirates Soil Museum, a unique facility in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries and the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.
The opening of the Emirates Soil Museum is a joint initiative between ICBA and ADFD.
Speaking at the inauguration ceremony, Dr. Ismahane Elouafi, Director General of ICBA, said: “We at ICBA are very proud and happy to have partnered with ADFD for this momentous initiative. Indeed, the museum is a result of continued support by the UAE government for efforts to collect, preserve and share information about the country’s natural heritage, including soils. We are confident that the museum will serve as an excellent repository of ......read more
Dubai aims to become the seventh leading maritime capital of the world by 2020 ahead of London, New York, Tokyo, Copenhagen, and Rio de Janeiro
The International Autumn Trade Fair strengthen the UAE position as a strategic market in the MENA region
Dubai, UAE, 7 December 2016: The International Autumn Trade Fair (IATF 2016) is announced to be held from 14th to 16th of December at Dubai World Trade Centre. The 31st edition of the event will take place under the theme of “smart living” and will display general consumer goods with emphasis on home and lifestyle, fashion, electronics and home equipment, beauty and cosmetics, and health and fitness.
“Dubai is an open market to the international goods, where consumers find all kind of items of high quality and diverse utilities. This fair is not only ......read more
DIFC Wills & Probate Registry consumer poll reveals expats stay longer than expected in Dubai, but don’t plan to protect their future
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 24 November 2016: The phrase ‘time flies when you are having fun’ has never been truer for residents in Dubai. The DIFC Wills & Probate Registry (WPR) is calling for expats to get on top of their ‘life admin’, as its most recent consumer poll* suggests that most people are staying in Dubai longer than they think, but are failing to safeguard their future.
According to WPR’s findings 64% of expats stay significantly longer in Dubai than they had originally thought. The majority of respondents have lived here at least three years longer than planned, and a staggering one in ten people have stayed over ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 16, 2016 – L’Oréal has been voted as the most attractive employer for business students amongst Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) companies, in the UAE and KSA. Over 12,600 students, of different majors, from 43 universities participated in Universum’s “Most Attractive Employers Ranking” survey.
The survey offered comprehensive insights into students’ views on their future careers, prospect employers, in addition to what they consider as the most important factors in their employment decision. Amongst Business students, L’Oréal ranked as 8th most attractive employer across all sectors, up from number 9 in 2015. Whereas in KSA, Business students ranked L’Oréal as 8th most attractive employer, up from 11 in 2015.
The annual survey commenced in November ......read more
Dubai, UAE, November 16, 2016: Juma Al Majid Group – Office Equipment, Storage & Material Handling Solution Division is the host and distributor for flagship brands that form the backbone of this Division from Konica Minolta Digital Solutions (MFP, Printer, digital Press, MPS /OPS, DMS/ECM) and Kardex Remstar (Document Management and Material Handling Solution). Other major brands include Rosss, (Storage & Warehousing Solutions) EBA, (Office & Industrial Shredding Solutions) Akten-Ex (Certified Shredding Solutions & industrial Heavy Duty Shredders), Intimus (Paper & Industrial Shredding Systems) & Lexmark Printers.
Today Juma Al Majid Group – Office Equipment, Storage & Material Handling Solution Division announced the joint-venture of Wertheim brand a European leader in manufacturing of ......read more
Doha, Qatar, October 17, 2016: Doha Bank has become the first bank in Qatar to achieve the prestigious ISO 9001:2015 accreditation, the newly revised international standards for Quality management systems.
ISO 9001 is the world’s most widely recognized standard for quality management systems, and its latest revision was published on September 23, 2015. The standard helps organizations consistently meet the needs of customers and other key stakeholders in both the delivery and continuous improvement of products and services.
Dr. Seetharaman, Group CEO said “ISO 9001:2015 rates companies on advanced quality assurance standards (known as the High-Level Structure), facilitating integration of multiple management systems. In addition, it increases focus on risk-based thinking which makes preventive action for ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 4, 2016: Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza), Dubai and the UAE’s flagship trade and logistics hub for the wider Middle East region and Africa is participating in the Water Technology, Energy and Environment Exhibition (WETEX) 2016, held at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre from October 4-6, 2016.
In line with the theme of the exhibition ‘At the forefront of sustainability’, Jafza is showcasing its latest initiatives and sustainability projects that have been implemented throughout the free zone in our efforts to adopt the international best practices in this area.
Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem, Group Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of DP World and Chairman of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation said
“The UAE and Dubai, in particular, has been the ......read more
Less than one-third of Arab youth select university degrees based on career opportunities available
Dubai, UAE, 1 February 2015: High rates of youth unemployment across the MENA region have been well-documented (23% in the Middle East and 24% in North Africa, compared with the global average of 13 %*). The issue was once again highlighted in research conducted amongst youth across the region, ......read more
Dubai, UAE, January 28, 2016 – Arbor Networks Inc., the security division of NETSCOUT (NASDAQ: NTCT), today released its 11th Annual Worldwide Infrastructure Security Report (WISR) offering direct insights from the global operational security community on a comprehensive range of issues from threat detection and incident response to staffing, budgets and partner relationships. For the first ......read more
Increased variety in type of assignments and in policy approach
Short term assignments clearly on the rise
Number of female assignees increase by 6% percentage points on average since 2010
Dubai, UAE, January 26 2016: A majority of multinational companies (56%) expect to increase their use of short-term assignments in 2015/16 according to a report on expatriate policies and practices ......read more
The MoU aims to enhance Takaful spirit and expand coverage for Zayed University members
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates- January 26, 2016: Zayed University and Abu Dhabi Local Depts. Social Security Fund signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at Zayed University headquarters in Abu Dhabi in the presence of His Excellency Salem Saeed AlKhatheri, Chairman of Abu Dhabi Local Depts. Social ......read more
Banking and Finance emerged as the most attractive industry for the female workforce according to a third of UAE respondents
Dubai, UAE, 25 January 2016: According to the recent “Top Industries in the Middle East and North Africa” survey, conducted by Bayt.com, the number one career site in the Middle East, and YouGov, a pioneer in online market research, 23% of UAE respondents ......read more
Global Expansion Leveraging WestconGroup’s Incubation Program
Dubai, UAE, January 13, 2016 – Arbor Networks Inc., the security division of NETSCOUT (NASDAQ: NTCT), today announced that it has expanded its distribution agreement with WestconGroup, the leading value-added global distributor of security, unified communication, network infrastructure, and data center solutions. ......read more
Allied Telesis, a universally recognized innovator of smart technologies for an information-driven world, with an eye to expand its reach and customer base across Middle East today announced its participation at Intersec 2016 that will be held from 17th to 19th January 2016 at Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai, UAE.
Intersec is an annual ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 13, 2016: Expotrade Middle East, organizer of the successful Arab Future Cities Summit Qatar is delighted to announce five new sponsors for the fifth edition of the summit that will be held on 11-12 April 2016 at The Ritz-Carlton, Doha.
Joining the robust lineup of companies that have been part of this prestigious summit are Hikvision, Esri, Wipro, ......read more
Overall, 85% of respondents in the UAE claim that career development is very important to them
Dubai, UAE, 5 January 2015 – According to a recent ‘Career Development in the Middle East and North Africa’ poll conducted by Bayt.com, the region’s number one job site, a lack of career development prospects can radically make or break employee engagement.
On one hand, ......read more
Single-brand ‘ecosystem’ is seen as emerging trend among technology consumers
Dubai, UAE, 29 December 2015– A new Xerox report, ‘The State of Customer Service 2015,’ reveals that more than half (51%) of consumers are comfortable with the idea of buying into a single brand “ecosystem” for all their technology, communications and media needs. ......read more
A third of MENA poll respondents have resolved to work harder in the New Year, according to Bayt.com survey
Dubai, UAE, 27 December 2015: Professionals in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) are looking forward to the New Year, according to the Bayt.com ‘Holidays in the MENA Workplace Poll’. The vast majority of respondents (79.6%) will be making career New Year’s ......read more
International leather makers are training their sights on the Gulf region’s US$6 billion dollar leather industry, with several big names already confirming their participation at the Middle East’s only trade show covering the global leather industry’s entire value chain.
The 2nd edition of Leatherworld Middle East will take place from 26-28 April 2016 at the Dubai ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 23 December 2015 – Fleet Management Systems and Technologies (FMS Tech) and its authorized and exclusive reseller in the UAE - Black Box Integrated Systems (BBIS), have announced their rebranding and service delivery expansion plans across Europe and GCC. FMS Tech’s visionary plan in 2016 is to expand its market outreach, targeting key sectors such ......read more
Matrix COSEC has had a successful journey in the Time-Attendance and Access Control domains so far. It constantly aims at enhancing its products and solutions for providing better service and opportunity to grow & succeed to its customers. In accordance with this, Matrix is launching a new feature ‘Attendance on Move’! It is an additional feature that will be available for use ......read more
Levtech Consulting recognized as one of 100 best performing SMEs in Dubai
Dubai, November 19th2015: Leading technology consulting firm, Levtech Consulting was recognized amongst the leading SMEs in Dubai by Dubai SME 100. Ranked at No. 12 amongst over 4900 companies, Levtech Consulting was awarded the coveted position in its first participation in the Dubai SME100 program.
Launched under ......read more
December 17, 2015- Schön Properties, one of the leading property developers in Dubai with a current property portfolio of AED 7 Billion, has proudly delivered its newly completed project, Schön Business Park. The company held a ceremonial ribbon cutting for the new development yesterday (December 16, 2015) and was attended by leading dignitaries and guests.
Schön Business Park ......read more
73.4% say that there is alignment between their company’s HR department and the company’s business vision
Dubai, UAE, 15 December 2015 – According to a recent ‘The Role of HR in the Middle East and North Africa Workplace’ poll conducted by Bayt.com, the region’s number one job site, Human Resources (HR) practices in MENA are flourishing.
According ......read more
Ratification of UN Convention of Rights of People with Disabilities has opened more job opportunities for the disabled
Over 50 million people in Middle East have disabilities
Dubai to host AccessAbilities Expo 2016
Dubai, December 14, 2015: More companies in the private sector across the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are keen to employ persons with disabilities following the UAE’s ......read more
Distinction Acknowledges Shahla’s Outstanding Achievements in Trade Development
London-United Kingdom: 10 December, 2015 - The Arab British Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with London & Partners and Regent’s University, has honored Shahla Abdul Razak, Deputy CEO of Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority (DSOA) at the Arab Women of the Year 2015 Awards for her outstanding ......read more
Dubai, UAE — DECEMBER 07, 2015 — Acronis, a global leader in new generation data protection, today announced the availability of Acronis Access Advanced 7.2 – the latest version of its mobile file access, sync and share solution for enterprises. The new Acronis Access Advanced enhances security and privacy functionality and is now integrated with Microsoft Intune Mobile Application Management ......read more
Dubai – December 1, 2015: An infant’s skin is 30 per cent thinner than that of an adult’s and so it needs extra special attention during the first few years of life. Since it can lose moisture quickly and is prone to irritation, a baby’s skin needs the mild and gentle care of natural hygiene products that can help maintain an ideal pH balance. Dermoviva launched its new ......read more
Dulsco conduct’s the workshop along with Hadef & Partners, a leading law firm in the UAE
Abu Dhabi, UAE, November 30th, 2015: Dulsco recently conducted a workshop for Human Resources managers in Abu Dhabi that focused on the UAE labour law. This workshop was conducted along with Hadef & Partners, a leading law firm in the UAE. The event brought together the HR fraternity from ......read more
The award winning, acclaimed production of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s legendary musical The Sound of Music is returning to Dubai in 2016 and the producers are searching for talented local performers to form the cast for this wonderful show. The production is in partnership with The West End Stage Experience - a unique performance experience and training scheme enabling talented local ......read more
It is the season to be merry as exciting celebrations await you at the Grand Millennium Dubai. Get together for the famous Christmas Tree Lighting on 15th December at the hotel’s lobby accompanied by a live school choir. Santa will distribute presents as he entertains the children and joins them for memorable photographs. Discover our award-winning signature restaurants that stand ready to ......read more
November 26, 2015: Vocalcom, a leading contact centre and cloud solutions provider, has announced the extension of its highly attractive free three-month subscription for its Cloud Contact Centre to December 2015. The extended offer is attributed to the overwhelming response received by the company during their participation at this year's edition of GITEX Technology Week. Top businesses and ......read more
UAE- 26th November: Taking cues from the panel discussions held at the 5thAnnualInvestor Forum that took place in Dubai recently, it was observed that following the success of regional brands like Noor, IDH and NMC’s listing at the London Stock Exchange, local conglomerates will soon be making it a trend to attract trade practices at international exchanges.
A part of Al Masah’s ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 25 November 2015 – The UAE government’s initiatives to stimulate innovation are a wise and welcome undertaking that will lead to long-term growth and diversification in line with the country’s economic vision, say London Business School experts.
According to Freek Vermeulen, Associate Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship, the UAE’s ability to look ......read more
November 25, 2015 - The Mohammed Abdulla Al Omran Group of Companies, one of the UAE's leading conglomerates with diversified interests in F&B, agriculture, industrial manufacturing and transportation, has revealed plans to invest AED 50 million towards the strategic upgrading and improvement of Union Beverages Factory’s (UBF) production capacities. The move will include the ......read more
23rd Nov 2015: Fleming Group, a leading global B2B event organizer announced today that it has re-branded and has launched a new logo, tagline and website. The company has integrated its existing brands – Fleming Europe, Fleming Gulf, American Leaders and Kakushin under a single name: “Fleming.”. With this step, the company aims to synergize it's global ......read more
Singapore Management University (SMU): The University was found in 2000, Singapore Management University (SMU) has established a reputation for pushing the boundaries of novelty, creativity and academic excellence in redefining tertiary education. SMU has 8,800 undergraduates, postgraduates, executive and professional, full- and part-time students; SMU is comprised of six schools: School of ......read more
The expectations and reality faced by young women job seekers in the Middle East and North Africa are addressed in new white paper by Bayt.com, YouGov and Education For Employment (EFE)
Dubai, UAE, 23 November 2015: Despite the decades of regional advancements that have led to the improvement of gender equality in education, according to the OECD less than one in three women in MENA today ......read more
Dubai, November, 2015: Ideal Standard, one of the leading providers of innovative total bathroom solutions operating across Europe, Middle East and Africa, is presenting an overview of its latest bathroom product portfolio at Big 5 Dubai, the largest construction event in the Middle East.
At the exhibition, held from November 23 to 26 at Dubai World Trade Centre, Ideal Standard MENA will have ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates– November 24, 2015– Pulse Secure, the leader in next generation secure access solutions for enterprises and service providers, recently announced the launch of its online Education Center. Developed to foster a continuous learning ecosystem, the Education Center provides both customers and partners with a variety of training resources.
With an annual ......read more
November 23, 2015- Rubber World Industries LLC (RWI), the leading manufacturer of closed-cell rubber insulation 'Gulf-O-Flex' in the Gulf and South East Asia, and part of the international business conglomerate, the Shaikhani Group of Companies, will be launching the Gulf-O-Flex PVC Premium Tape and its latest line of Anti-Noise Vibration Pads, during their participation at this ......read more
Dubai 2015: Reinforcing its strong market presence and leadership across the Middle East, Samsonite – the world leaders in travel luggage solutions – has launched the Samsonite Savio Leather III laptop bag collection. The all-new suave and contemporary line of luxury luggage bags that are designed ideally for today’s business traveler.
The new collection, which offers a ......read more
Speaking during an interactive panel discussion on smart hotels at the 18th Hotel Technology Summit in Dubai today, Laurent A. Voivenel, CEO of HMH - Hospitality Management Holdings shared a number of key industry insights. Organised in association with Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP), the two-day global conference, being held on 22 and 23 November 2015, aims to connect ......read more
Eberhard & Co's Special Edition is indeed a salute to the spirit of the maison's iconic Contograf collection, which was first launched in the 60's. The stunning green-toned camouflage look gives this special release an exceptional and unmistakable quality.
This Special Edition of the Contograf is limited to 99 pieces with a daring look, characterized by a mimetic dial ......read more
Formula One fans across the UAE are in for a special treat, when the young Finnish rising star from WILLIAMS MARTINI RACING, Valtteri Bottas stops by for an exclusive meeting with select invitees and representatives from the audio-visual, digital and print media, at the Yas Viceroy Hotel in Abu Dhabi on November 25th.
The interactive evening with Bottas, who is regarded as one of the ......read more
China Homelife Exhibition 2015 which takes place in Dubai on December 8-10, 2015 at Dubai World Trade Centre will have over 1500 hosted buyers from the region attending the exhibition. The buyers who have gone through a strict qualification process constitute one of the largest hosted buyers programme for any trade show and will arrive from Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Oman and ......read more
Dubai, November 18, 2015 – Acronis, the global leader in new generation data protection, today announced an agreement with Comodo, a global innovator and developer of cybersecurity solutions, to incorporate Acronis Backup Cloud into the Comodo ONE managed services platform. Managed service providers who are interested in taking advantage of the Acronis Backup Cloud offering will be able to ......read more
The countdown to the third edition of theCisco sponsored Internet of Things World Forum (IoTWF) 2015 has started. There isless than a month to go untilmore than 1500 government officials, heads of business, academia and researchers,from all over the world,descend on Dubai to discuss and share best practice on the dramatic transformations now gaining momentum across every global sector and ......read more
DUBAI, UAE– 17 November 2015: Tata Consultancy Services (BSE: 532540, NSE: TCS), the leading IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, announced today that it has been selected by Aramex (DFM: ARMX), a leading global logistics and transportation solutions providers, to carry out and implement “ERP” platform consolidation.
Aramex aims to simplify and ......read more
Over 22,750,000 Professionals and Over 40,000 Leading Organizations Enjoy the Job Site’s Fully-Trilingual – Arabic, English, and French – Recruitment Platform
Dubai, UAE, November 17, 2015: The internet is transforming everything. It has had a revolutionary effect on our personal and professional communications, as well as the entire job recruitment business. ......read more
Mid East’s largest HR event features packed agenda of guru speakers, 60 free seminars, platform of 70 companies sharing latest HR solutions
Dubai UAE, November 16, 2015: Her Excellency Amal Bin Adi, Director General of Dubai Government Human Resources today officially opened the 12thedition of the HR Summit & Expo, the Middle East’s largest, most influential human ......read more
Founded in 2000, Bayt.com rapidly emerged as the Middle East’s leading career site, helping tens of thousands of companies in the Middle East slash their recruitment costs and hire more efficiently, and millions of professionals improve their jobs, careers and lives.
Dubai UAE, November 15, 2015: Bayt.com, the Middle East’s number one job site, is celebrating 15 years of ......read more
Started in 1935 as a stevedoring company, today has a staff strength of over 12,000 and has established itself as a leading HR solutions and waste management services provider
Dubai, November 15th, 2015: Dulsco, a regional leader in human resource solutions and waste management services, has touched the 80 year milestone this year. Dulsco was set up in 1935 as a stevedoring company. During its ......read more
Dubai, UAE: The Middle East’s dedicated trade show for intralogistics, warehousing, supply chain management, freight and cargo got off to a rousing start in Dubai today, as manufacturers and suppliers set sights on a GCC Materials Handling Equipment (MHE) market that is estimated to be worth US$5 billion by 2020.
Running for three days at Dubai International Convention and Exhibition ......read more
With a new name and a renewed focus on the burgeoning Middle East market, Messe Frankfurt Middle East (formerly Epoc Messe Frankfurt) is set to further consolidate its position as one of the region's foremost trade fair and conference organisers.
Having recorded an impressive 22 per cent year-on-year sales revenue growth in 2014, Messe Frankfurt Middle East is targeting further success in ......read more