Corporate World

The Elaf Group, a SEDCO holding company, has revealed that Abdullah Al Sahli, working at the Elaf Al Mashaer Hotel in Makkah Al Mukarramah, has won the ‘Best Receptionist’ category of this year’s Saudi Excellence in Tourism Awards (SETA 2016), which was held recently at the Riyadh International Convention and Exhibition Centre (RICEC). The award was given in recognition of Al Sahli’s key contributions and exemplary performance as a hotel receptionist-besting out other executives from other noteworthy hotels in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA).

Flou, the luxurious Italian brand that introduces a new “sleep culture”, presents a new line of mattresses and bed accessories designed to transform rest into an interlude of total wellness.

Fumba Town Development, Zanzibar, a housing project is set to make its UAE debut at the upcoming edition of Arabian Travel Market  (ATM) 2016. The delegation joins the Destination Zanzibar team as part of plans to collaborate with supporting sectors for the purpose of travel and investment promotional drive in Zanzibar. Fumba Town’s first-of-its-kind sustainable real estate development, offers modern and affordable living as well as commercial space with unique investment opportunity available in the growing real estate market. Developed by CPS live Ltd., a Zanzibar-based German company, Fumba Town Development houses are state-of-the-art composition of multi-layered, fast growing plantation wood, fibre reinforced composite and fibre insulation. All materials are chosen according to German quality standards, complying with the requirements of the local ecosystem and treated for complete safety against parasites; thus coexisting harmoniously with environment and respecting the beauty and abundance of nature.

CAREEM, the MENA region’s locally founded app-based car service, has announced a strategic partnership with the Entertainer, the leading provider of Buy One Get One Free incentive offers across the Middle East, Africa, Asia and Europe, to become the official Transportation Provider of Entertainer users around the region.

BLOOVO.com, the Middle East’s online social recruitment platform, has introduced its innovative 30 Second Video Elevator Pitch concept to its site in a bid to address one of the most frequent causes of employer dissatisfaction – candidates turning out to be entirely different from the CV they have submitted.