ADFD, IRENA Open New Round of Funding for Renewable Energy Projects in Developing Countries, Invite Applications


Posted on | Thu Nov 16, 2017

ADFD concessional loans will fund transformative renewable energy projects in developing countriesThe International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA), in partnership with the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD), is inviting applications for renewable energy projects in developing countries. Within the framework of the ADFD-funded US$350 million (AE

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Leo Burnett Lands New Client - Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority with Publicis Groupe 'Power of One' Approach


Posted on | Thu Nov 16, 2017

v/:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);}o/:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);}w/:* {behavior:url(#default#VML);}.shape {behavior:url(#default#VML);}Dubai: Leo Burnett Dubai has acquired a new client, Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority after initial pitching rounds. The Publicis Groupe ‘Power of One’ approach was favoured by the au

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Saudi Misk Foundation and Siemens to expand collaboration on youth training and development


Posted on | Thu Nov 16, 2017

To develop opportunities and empower young people in Saudi Arabia.

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Effat University hosts 3rd Islamic Finance Conference


Posted on | Wed Nov 15, 2017

Now in its third edition, this year’s conference is going to focus on Islamic Entrepreneurial Finance, reflecting the fact that there is a pressing issue within the Islamic finance

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How blockchain technology is changing the security landscape in the banking sector


Posted on | Thu Nov 16, 2017

Blockchain, the technology that is used in the popular cryptocurrency 'Bitcoin', is revolutionary in many ways. It addresses multiple challenges associated with digital transactions, such as double spending and currency reproduction. Employing blockchain also reduces the cost of online transactions while simultaneously increasing authenticity and s

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Arabian Automobiles Nissan Takes Dubai International Motor Show 2017 by Storm


Posted on | Wed Nov 15, 2017

Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Nissan in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, is reintroducing thousands of eager fans to the revived Nissan Patrol Super Safari at the Dubai International Motor Show 2017, which runs from 14th to 18th November at the

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Record breaking deals day at Dubai airshow 2017


Posted on | Wed Nov 15, 2017

Airbus revealed its largest single announcement ever this morning a US$49.5 billion deal with Indigo Partners to purchase 430 aircraft in its A320neo family, described as Airbus largest ever single

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VOD Dubai international jewellery show 2017 opens for business


Posted on | Wed Nov 15, 2017

Dubai, UAE : VOD Dubai International Jewellery Show, the Middle East s premier fine jewellery and gems exhibition at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), was officially opened today by Her Excellency Dr. Maitha bint Salem Al Shamsi, Minister of State and UAE Cabinet Member.

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Emirates SkyCargo becomes preferred logistics partner for Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre


Posted on | Tue Nov 14, 2017

The MoU was signed in the presence of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline and Group, by

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Upper Zakum Field Production Capacity to Increase to 1 Million Barrels Per Day


Posted on | Tue Nov 14, 2017

The agreement

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FedEx Express Hosts Tour of Orbis Flying Eye Hospital at Dubai Airshow


Posted on | Tue Nov 14, 2017

DUBAI, U.A.E., FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, hosted a tour of the Orbis Flying Eye Hospital at the Dubai Airshow. FedEx has supported Orbis for more than 30 years to achieve

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Expat City Ranking 2017: Manama Is the Best City for Expats in the World


Posted on | Tue Nov 14, 2017

Munich — Manama, the capital of Bahrain, takes first place in this year’s Expat City Ranking, mirroring Bahrain’s overall lead in the Expat Insider 2017 survey. Following behind are Muscat (12th), Abu Dhabi (15th), and Dubai (17th), which are all found to have particularly friendly local residents. At the other end of the scale, D

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Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development and Abu Dhabi Global Market Agree on Dual-Licensing Regime for Companies Operating in the Capital and the International Financial Centre on Al Maryah Island


Posted on | Tue Nov 14, 2017

Abu Dhabi, UAE: Abu Dhabi Global Market (ADGM), the international financial centre of Abu Dhabi, and Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development (ADDED) today announced a significant agreement on mutual licence recognition for dual licensing of eligible entities* established in ADGM’s jurisdiction. The agreement was signed by H.E Khalifa S

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Birmingham Qur'an: digital exhibition in Abu Dhabi for first time


Posted on | Mon Nov 13, 2017

The University of Birmingham continues the UAE tour of its major interactive digital exhibition telling the fascinating story of the Birmingham Qur’an to Abu Dhabi for the first time.

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Stars of Business Leadership Awards recognises the region's UAE heroes


Posted on | Mon Nov 13, 2017

Held at the luxurious setting of JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Dubai, on the evening of November 9, the iconic awards brand was graced with the

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