-Over 25% of successors think they will lose market share to new entrants
23 May, 2017 – Of the next generation of leaders of family-owned businesses interviewed by Deloitte, 46% expects that the market in which they operate will face disruption in the next two to three years. 27% also expects to lose market share to new entrants. These are the results of Deloitte’s NextGen Survey.
Deloitte talked to 268 family-owned businesses and discussed specific challenges such as succession but also growth, strategy and the speed with markets change nowadays.
“The global economy is changing rapidly and fundamentally, due to the exponential speed of transformation in digital infrastructure, among other things. Quicker than ever, the past is being left behind—a tendency that in the perception of many goes against ......read more
The savings achieved is enough to fill 510Olympic swimming pools
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 10, 2017: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (EMPOWER), the world's largest district cooling services provider has announced savings of 280million gallons of fresh water in 2016, enough to fill 510Olympic swimming pools.
Empower uses advanced Reverse Osmosis (RO) systems, along with the TSE technology, at its plants. The TSE technology of Empower was awarded first IDEA Innovation Award in 2013, as first of its kind globally.
“In 2016, Empower has managed to use recycled water for district cooling solutions to reduce waste and increase the company’s efficiency. In addition, the company usestreated water for preserving fresh water. Empoweralso adopts several advanced systemsto use waste water ......read more
Company unveils five new coatings, with plans to unveil low thermal transmission glass products
Dubai, May 9, 2017: Emirates Glass LLC, a subsidiary of Dubai Investments PJSC and one of the largest processors of flat architectural glass in the region, has announced that it has achieved strong results in 2016 compared to 2015 with profits exceeding all previous records, reinforcing its growing reputation and market share in the region.
Emirates Glass also announced that it currently has projects worth AED 110 million on hand, and is executing more than AED 60 million worth of contracts in GCC countries alone.
As a step to achieve the projected growth trajectory, Emirates Glass has announced the launch of five new coatings, including Emicool Superlite Temperable High Performance Coatings, with plans to unveil super low ......read more
DUBAI – May 7, 2017: Marking a paradigm shift in the conventional mindset of UAE nationals seeking employment, a recently concluded survey reveals that about 57 per cent of them showed interest in working for the private sector. Of the 57 per cent, an encouraging 27 per cent want to work exclusively in the private sector and the remaining 30 per cent are amenable to working in either sector. Only 43 per cent are resolutely looking at job opportunities in the public sector, which is a significant change from TASC’s last year’s survey results that recorded an 80 per cent preference of the UAE nationals for government sector.
The research conducted by TASC Outsourcing, the leading people solutions and talent management company in the UAE, also found that most Emirati candidates believe that the private ......read more
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 6 May, 2017 – Emirates Metrology Institute (EMI), part of Abu Dhabi Quality and Conformity Council (QCC), participated in the half-yearly meeting of members of the Gulf Association for Metrology (GULFMET) hosted by Emirates Authority for Standardization & Metrology (ESMA) in Abu Dhabi.
Held for the first time in Abu Dhabi since GULFMET’s establishment, the meeting drew the participation of representatives from leading National Metrology Institutes (NMIs).
The meeting provided GULFMET General Assembly members and metrology experts from leading national metrology institutes an opportunity to meet during the sessions of the Gulfmet Technical Committees and General Assembly and present the progress of their institutes and Gulfmet. Participants also discussed the challenges in metrology and ......read more
Dubai, UAE, May 3, 2017: Lt General Dahi Khalfan Tamim, Deputy chairman of police and Public security in Dubai, the Honorary Chairman of the Protection of Maritime Environment Society launched on Sunday the first phase of fish production enhancement program in the presence of Sultan bin Sulayem, DP World Group Chairman & CEO and Chairman of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation.
Seven Tides International runs the program that aims at promoting fish stocks in Dubai. 3,000 fish of two local types (hamour and spaiti) were released into the waters near the World Islands, after being raised in captivity for more than a year and half.
Major General Mohammed Saeed Al Marri, Director of Community Happiness General Department in Dubai Police, Abdulla Bin Sulayem, CEO of Seven Tides International, and Khalil Saqer bin ......read more
The company is well-prepared as temperature soars high during the peak summer period
Dubai, UAE, 30 April 2017: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower),the world’s largest district cooling services provider, is well-prepared as temperature soars high during the peak summer period.The company announced that it has completed pre-summer preparation works at its district cooling plants and systems across Dubai to cater to the rapidly increasing demand during the hot months.
“The demand for district cooling is on the rise as summer approaches fast. However, with proven capabilities as a leader in the district cooling industry, we are ready to offer our customers enhanced services for summer,”saidHE Ahmad Bin Shafar, CEO of Empower.
Empower leverages on the off-peak winter months to ensure a consistent ......read more
• State-of-the-art machines print 27000 meters per hour
• New 255,000 sq. ft. facility introduces advanced flexible packaging options
Dubai-UAE: 30 April, 2017 – Emirates Printing Press (EPP), a high-quality, multi-award-winning commercial printing press based in Dubai, announced the opening of its third 255,000 square feet printing and packaging facility in Dubai Industrial Park.
The inauguration ceremony on March 22 was attended by Abdulla Belhoul, Chief Executive Officer, Mohan Valrani, Senior Vice Chairman and Managing Director of Al Shirawi Group of Companies, Mohamed Al Shirawi, CEO at Emirates Printing Press, as well as senior representatives of Dubai Industrial Park and Emirates Printing Press.
Boasting the best European-made machinery in the industry, the ......read more
Announcement came during Dubai delegation’s visit to Paraguay as part of high-level trade mission to Latin America led by Dubai Chamber
H.E. Al Ghurair: Dubai-Paraguay non-oil trade has surged 92% between 2010 and 2016, and there is huge potential to expand scope of bilateral trade
H.E. Buamim: As a major agricultural exporter, Paraguay can play a key role in collaborating with the UAE on food security
Dubai, UAE, April 29, 2017: Paraguay President H.E. Horacio Cartes recently announced plans to open the country’s first commercial representative office in the UAE later this year, which will aim to boost trade and investment flows between the two countries.
His comments came during a meeting with a Dubai Chamber delegation in Asuncion, where he expressed his intention to build bridges between ......read more
Dubai, UAE - 27 April 2017: Alstom and the RATP have successfully completed an initial experiment concerning the autonomous stabling of a tram in the RATP’s T7 depot in Vitry-sur-Seine. The project lasted a total of six months, including three at the Vitry site. A phase of additional studies and tests is due to be launched from the second half of 2017 onwards.
The tram, by means of sensors (lidars), detects obstacles and reacts accordingly: reductions in speed, maximum service braking or emergency braking as the case may be. It is also capable of situating itself on the site and recognising its stabling point. The results confirm the feasibility of using these new technologies inside a depot: the tram moves autonomously, runs at the required speed in a straight line or in a curve, and stops at a pre-ordained ......read more
• YouGov survey commissioned by Seamless Middle East reveals that a lack of confidence in online payment security deters 34 percent of GCC residents from shopping online
• Regional and international experts will discuss best practices and future trends in the payments, e-commerce and retail industries at Seamless Middle East 2017, 1-2 May
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 26 April 2017 – A recent survey commissioned by Seamless Middle East 2017 – the region’s most extensive technology and solution exhibition for the payments, e-commerce and retail industry – reveals that 48 percent of GCC residents prefer to shop online, with 33 percent of respondents stating that online shopping is just as safe as offline shopping.
The Arab Federation for e-Commerce (AFEC) revealed ......read more
● Professional networking site has 22 million members in the MENA region
● Data released as LinkedIn hits 500m global member milestone
● Members in the UAE have an average of 211 connections
● LinkedIn boasts 10+million active jobs and provides access to over 9+million companies
● UAE residents are ranked among the top three connected consumers globally*
UAE, April 26, 2017 – LinkedIn, the world’s largest professional network, released figures today announcing that it has hit the 500 million members milestone across 200 countries and 22 million members in the MENA region. A professional community of this size has never existed until now. Helping members to stay informed on relevant news ......read more
The sixth annual UAE Business and Investment Forum also saw discussions of the post-oil economy, innovation and technology, and the ‘investment-ready’ UAE
SMEs account for 60 per cent of the UAE economy, says Ministry of Economy Undersecretary
26 April 2017 - Dubai, UAE: Abu Dhabi Ports announced today that its Khalifa Port Free Trade Zone will open to European markets, revealing details to an international audience during the sixth annual UAE Business and Investment Forum at Hannover Messe.
Mana Mohammed Saeed Al Mulla, CEO of Khalifa Industrial Zone (KIZAD), noted that the new free trade zone, which boosted the total size of KIZAD free trade space to more than 100 million square metres, has received 130 international and local investors since opening in 2016.
The Business and Investment Forum is a ......read more
Ras Al Khaimah – UAE- 20 April 2017: According to a report published by the Studies & Commercial Cooperation Department at the Ras Al Khaimah Chamber, based on data from the Ras Al Khaimah Customs Department, foreign trade in the Emirate grew by 11.8% in 2016 compared to 2015.
Dr. Ahmed Rashed Al Shemaili, Assistant Director-General of Commercial Service and Business Development Sector at Ras Al Khaimah Chamber said that foreign trade in the Emirate grew by 11.8% in 2016 to reach a value of AED 10 billion compared to AED 9.04 billion in 2015. Exports had the lion’s share and reached AED 3.78 billion, or 37.4% of total foreign trade, followed by imports which reached AED 3.53 billion or 34.9% while the re-export market reached AED 2.79 billion or 27.7% of total foreign trade.
Al Shemaili added that the ......read more
• Sales: +3.5% to 18,714 million euros (organic: +3.1%)
• Emerging markets sales growth: organic +6.8%
• MEA region sales: +3.7% to 1,378 million euros (organic: +5.6%)
• Strong increase of operating profit*: +8.5% to 3,172 million euros
• Excellent earnings per preferred share*: +9.8% to 5.36 euros
• Double-digit dividend** increase: +10.2% to 1.62 euros per preferred share
20 April 2017 - Dubai, UAE: “2016 was a very successful year for Henkel. In a challenging market, we achieved again new record levels for sales and earnings and met our financial targets for the fiscal year,” said Henkel CEO Hans Van Bylen. “For the first time we reached an adjusted operating ......read more
Dubai, UAE - 13 April 2017: Britain’s decision to establish a post-Brexit free trade agreement with the GCC has the potential to fast track the diversification of the UAE economy, according to Links Group, the region’s leading provider of commercial facilitation and advisory services.
Led by British Prime Minister Theresa May, Britain is paving the way for a post-Brexit deal for the whole of the Gulf. It will be only the second GCC-wide Free Trade Agreement to be signed with a non-Middle East country; the first was signed with Singapore in 2013. As a member of the European Union, Britain cannot currently sign the agreement, but according to Gulf officials a draft could be ready within months.
The GCC states are currently undertaking the most drastic reforms in their histories to prepare for a post-oil era. Boosting ......read more
Dubai, UAE - April 13, 2017: Kanoo Machinery, one of the exclusive dealers of world-class brands in the Middle East showcased its latest high-technology Massey Ferguson tractors and Bobcat Compact Loaders designed to perform a multitude of tasks in almost every farming operations around the world, at AgraME 2017 on April 10-12, 2017 at the Dubai International Exhibition Centre.
Kanoo Machinery is a Silver Sponsor of the recent AgraME. AgraME is the largest agribusiness event in the Middle East which features manufacturers and suppliers of machinery, equipment and industry advancements, to cater to the growing market and to improve agriculture practices in the region.
During the exhibition, Kanoo Machinery featured its Massey Ferguson Global Series – the new MF4708 tractors re-engineered from the ground up to meet the ......read more
Participates for the 10th time in the Careers UAE fair
Dubai, 13 April 2017: Investing in and retaining the right people is the biggest asset for any organisation. And making significant progress in identifying and nurturing such talent through career fairs is UAE Exchange, the leading global remittance, foreign exchange and payment solutions brand. The brand’s participation in the Careers UAE, one of the largest recruitment fairs in the country, is part of its strategic plans to expand the Emirati workforce across its various operations in the UAE.
Speaking on the occasion, Abdel Kareem Alkayed, UAE Exchange Country Head for the UAE, said: “Our continuous participation in recruitment fairs like Careers UAE is a testament of our commitment towards the vision of the UAE government in developing and empowering the ......read more
Dubai, UAE - April 12, 2017: Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (EMPOWER), the world's largest district cooling services provider, recently entered into an agreement with Dubai Trade, the premier trade facilitation entity, to utilise its ‘Rosoom’ the secured online payment gateway. The agreement was signed by HE Ahmad Bin Shafar, CEO of Empower and Eng. Mahmood Al Bastaki, CEO of Dubai Trade, in the presence of both parties’ seniors and officials,at Empower’s head office.
“At Empower we are committed to provide our customers with best-in-class services to streamline their day-to-day life. Our association with Dubai Trade is a testament to our efforts and initiatives to provide smart services to our customers and drive the UAE government’s smart vision. The e-payment gateway will ......read more
Dubai, UAE, April 11, 2017: His Highness Sheikh Mansoor Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, tours Careers UAE, the UAE’s leading career fair for Emirati nationals, accompanied by His Excellency Helal Almarri, Director General of Department of Tourism and Commerce Marketing and Dubai World Trade Centre Authority.
The event, which ran from April 9 to April 11 at Dubai World Trade Centre, is held each year under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and invites UAE nationals to explore new career opportunities within the public and private sectors.
The 11th edition of Careers included Gold Sponsors Dubai Electronic Security Centre and National Bank of Abu Dhabi, Strategic Government Partner Dubai Government Human Resources, ......read more
ICLP survey finds that just 29% of UAE consumers feel that their custom and loyalty is rewarded by their chosen retailer
11th April, 2017 - Dubai, UAE – Global loyalty marketing agency, ICLP today reveals research which states that whilst Club Apparel, which comprises of over 70 international brands, is considered to be performing the most strongly in the eyes of UAE shoppers when it comes to rewarding customer loyalty, retailers in general are failing to drive devotion amongst consumers. Just 29% of UAE consumers feel that their custom and loyalty is being rewarded by their favoured retailer, while 36% said that they felt appreciated if they were a regular customer.
ICLP surveyed UAE consumers to understand how far their expectations were being met by a named retail brand that they shop with frequently and are loyal to, and ......read more
Foundation is Currently Reviewing more than 300 Applications
Dubai-UAE: 11 April, 2017 – Awqaf and Minors Affairs Foundation (AMAF) in Dubai has created nine new jobs for UAE nationals at its Family Village, the region’s first community orphanage of its kind.
The Foundation is also reviewing more than 300 applications from nationals keen to work in various disciplines and departments at the Family Village that cares for young orphans and minors. The resumes are currently being screened and sorted according to the needs of each department in the institution. Suitable training plans are also being drawn up for current and potential employees of the Family Village.
The announcements were made as part of AMAF’s participation at the three-day Careers UAE 2017 that runs until April 11 at the Dubai World ......read more
Dubai, UAE, 11 April 2017: H.E. Sultan Bin Alwan Al Habsi, Assistant Undersecretary of Regions Sector at the UAE Ministry of Climate Change and Environment, has officially inaugurated AgraME, AquaME and VetME, the region’s specialist agribusiness, aquaculture and veterinary trade events, taking place until 12 April at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
The three-day event is hosting over 300 agriculture, poultry, livestock, aquaculture, and veterinary businesses from across the world, and also features the AgraME conference, where experts will discuss the latest developments in GCC biosecurity policies and practices and water management.
H.E Sultan Bin Alwan Al Habsi opened discussion of water management on the first morning of the conference, which featured topics such as irrigation systems, urban farming and ......read more
Thousands of employment opportunities on offer at UAE’s leading recruitment fair
11 April 2017 - Dubai, United Arab Emirates:
Emiratis are filling the halls of Careers UAE 2017 at Dubai World Trade Centre this week as public and private organisations reveal a wealth of job opportunities for UAE nationals across more than 15 different industries.
Taking place until 11 April, 70% of exhibitors at the UAE’s leading recruitment fair represent local government entities. Dubai Government alone report over 400 vacancies available for Emiratis and are positive they will fill at least 50% of these positions during the three-day job fair which is 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.
With 29 government entities ......read more
Dubai, 11 April 2017: The UAE International Investors Council (UAEIIC) andUAE-India Business Council (UIBC) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)for facilitating trade and investmentsincluding expansion of joint ventures, technological& industrial collaboration between UAE and India.
The MoU was signed by H.E. Mr Jamal Saif Al Jarwan, Secretary General, UAEIIC and Mr Abdul Salam, Director General, UIBC during the seventh edition of Annual Investment Meeting (AIM) in Dubai.
As per the agreement, UAEIIC and UIBC will work together to facilitate, strengthen and diversify the cooperation between the UAE and Indian businesses, for pursuing a constant expansion of the trade and Investment betweenboth the countriesthrough exchange of business delegations, trade related information, and jointly organising trade shows, ......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
Dubai, UAE November 12, 2015: Dubai Parks and Resorts, the Middle East’s largest integrated theme park resort, has launched a search for performers for a variety of shows across its parks and at the world’s first Bollywood themed park, Bollywood Parks™ Dubai.
Bollywood Parks™ Dubai, in association with Wizcraft, will scout for over 200 performers including ......read more
China Homelife Exhibition 2015 returns to Dubai with over 1100 participants from six core sectors which include Textile & Garments, Furniture, Home Electronics, Building Materials, Lighting and Household Articles & Gifts. As the largest sourcing platform for Chinese products in the Middle East and North Africa, the exhibition caters to the increasing demand for Chinese products in the ......read more
Dubai, November 10, 2015 – Acronis, the global leader in new generation data protection, today announced the appointment of Steve Goh as Vice President/GM of Sales for Asia-Pacific & Emerging Markets. In this role, Mr. Goh is responsible for deploying and executing Acronis strategy, growing sales, and extending the company’s footprint in these regions.
Mr. Goh will focus on ......read more
Dubai, UAE: Growing concerns over cyber-crimes in the Middle East and the need to keep sensitive information secure from sophisticated hackers and commercial espionage is guiding the regional cyber security sector into a US$10 billion market, say analysts.
Worth US$5.17 billion in 2014, the Middle East cyber security market will nearly double in value over the next four years according to ......read more
Dubai, UAE: Global Health, Safety, and Environment (HSE) best-practice combined with active employee engagement is key to a sustainable HSE strategy that can elevate Middle East organisations into an ‘employer of choice’, an occupational health expert has said.
Dr. Mansoor Anwar Habib, director of Medical and Occupational Health Services at du, said having an all-encompassing HSE ......read more
In occasion of the 44th UAE National Day, Tellurian Book Production launches the SloppyBook Collection!
Dubai, UAE (October 25, 2015)– Tellurian Book Production, the prominent manufacturer of corporate diaries and customized notebooks based in Dubai, announced today the launch of the SloppyBook.
The SloppyBook is actually a new product extension from the hugely successful Sloppy ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 4, 2015: Various solutions and initiatives pivotal for smart city development were the key talking points at the recently concluded 2nd Annual Arab Future Cities Summit 2015. Held under the patronage of Dubai Municipality and organized by global conference producers, Expotrade, the summit witnessed participation from over 350 attendees from across the ......read more
Dubai – UAE: 4 November, 2015—The off-grid lighting and household electrification sector will help light up close to 100 million homes by 2020, according to market trends presented at the 4th International Off-Grid Lighting Conference, organized by the Global Off-Grid Lighting Association (GOGLA) and the World Bank Group (WBG), in Dubai, UAE last week.
The event showcased global ......read more
According to a new survey led by The Boston Consulting Group, UAE nationals believe that job security and the company’s reputation/image are the two most important factors to consider when choosing a job; in parallel, UAE expats name appreciation for their work as their top priority
Dubai, November 4, 2015—A new study by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG), a global management ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 2, 2015: Held under the patronage of Dubai Municipality, the 2nd Annual Arab Future Cities Summit 2015 got underway in the city today. Organized by global conference producers, Expotrade, the two-day summit has gathered renowned experts in smart city development from across the globe to deliver keynote sessions, case study presentations and partake in panel ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 1, 2015: The stage is set for the 2nd Annual Arab Future Cities Summit 2015. Held under the patronage of Dubai Municipality and organized by global conference producers, Expotrade, the two-day summit will bring together over 350 attendees, including representatives of government organizations, sustainability experts and smart city solution providers.
Majed ......read more
25 October, 2015 - Abu Dhabi, UAE: Two new country-specific sessions have been added to the powerful programme for the 2016 Global Aerospace Summit, one of the world’s most influential gatherings of top-tier international aviation, aerospace, defence and space leaders, which will be held in Abu Dhabi next March.
The additions will see dedicated debates on the challenges and potential of ......read more