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  • AED 200,000 awaits Business Excellence Awards Winners

    Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ) today opens its doors for entries for the RAKEZ Business Excellence Awards 2017. The awards recognises companies for their outstanding excellence, which played a key role in the economic development of the emirate of Ras Al Khaimah. On its fourth year, the prominent awards programme comes back with exciting addition for the participants as it is set to give away a total of AED 200,000 cash prizes to the winners.  

  • Asteco franchisees contribute 75% annual increase in sales

    Asteco, the Middle East’s largest independent full service real estate company, has underscored the success of its licensing division with the inaugural Asteco Franchise Awards, which took place at Towers Rotana in Dubai recently.

  • Avaya Awarded Next-Generation Emergency Services Project in Turkey

    Avaya announced today it is has been awarded a project to deliver next-generation emergency services communications solutions in Turkey. The deal, part of Turkey's NGCC112 emergency number project, will see Avaya equip Turkey's emergency services with its eCall vehicle accident aid system, as well as enable emergency responders to communicate more effectively at the scene of any incident.

  • Devarana Spa Wins Best Spa in Five Categories at the World Luxury Spa Awards 2017

    Devarana Spas at Dusit Thani Maldives and Dusit Thani Guam won a combined total of five Best Spa awards at the World Luxury Spa Awards 2017, held at JW Marriott Hotel, Hanoi, Vietnam, on 22 July 2017.

  • Dusit Thani Maldives Wins Gold Travel Weekly Magellan Award

    Dusit Thani Maldives, a Thai inspired 5-star luxury resort, recently won, for the second year running, the coveted Gold medal in the luxury hotel/resort category of the prestigious Travel Weekly Magellan Awards.

  • Munich Airport cleans up at Routes Europe Marketing Awards 2017

    At the highly respected Routes Europe Marketing Awards 2017 in Belfast, the airport's marketing team ranked number one in the category "Major European Airports" and also won the overall award. It recognizes aviation marketing teams for successful efforts in opening up new routes, attracting airlines and implementing projects. For the Routes Europe Awards, the flight and route planners of the airlines were surveyed on airports' marketing activities. The key factor for high ratings is an airport's ability to attract and retain new airlines and routes.

  • ‘Dubai Now’ app wins ‘Best Government Mobile App of the Year’ category at ‘.GOV Awards 2016’

    Dubai Now, Smart Dubai Government’s innovative app that features more than 50 smart services provided by 22 government entities, has won the ‘Best Government Mobile App of the Year’ category at the ‘.GOV Awards 2016’ held recently in Dubai.

  • ‘Emirati Programmer’ moves to next step with launch of Hackathon competition under supervision of international jury of IT experts

    In a move to build a knowledgeable, innovative and competitive generation, H.E. Lieutenant General Dhahi Khalfan Tamim, Deputy Chairman of Police and General Security in Dubai, Chairman of Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University’s (HBMSU) Board of Governors, and Chairman of the Emirates Talent Association, attended today (Saturday, May 20, 2017) the awarding ceremony for the ‘Emirati Programmer’ initiative. The ‘Emirati Programmer’ project is a fruitful collaboration between the Emirates Talent Association, HBMSU, and Microsoft. The ceremony, which took place at the HBMSU campus, recognized 96 unique talents who successfully completed the three stages of the program. Presented in the ceremony were H.E. Majid Hamad Rahma AlShamsi, Chairman of Union Cooperative Society-Dubai and the Chairman of Consumer Cooperative Union in United Arab Emirates, and Dr. Mohammed Al Mu'alla, Under-secretary of the Ministry of Education.

  • ‘Smart Government Application Store’ wins ‘2016 Smart Government Award’

    The ‘Smart Government Application Store’ has won the ‘2016 Smart Government Award’ under the ‘Best Smart Application in the Arab Region’ category during the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA)’s recent participation in the 7th Smart Government Excellence Awards held by the Central Agency of Information Technology of Kuwait. This year’s edition witnessed the participation of 25 government organizations from the GCC and the Middle East.

  • 100-Year-Old Jewellery Took the Spotlight at Abu Dhabi’s 24th JWS Edition

    Inaugurated by H.E. Sheikh Nahyan Mabarak Al Nahyan, UAE Minister of Culture and Knowledge Development, this year’s Abu Dhabi International Jewellery & Watch Show was filled with glamour, as the region’s most prominent enthusiasts witnessed the best show yet. The event sparkled with over 150 exhibitors from all around the world presenting their most elegant contemporary, traditional and vintage jewellery pieces to thousands of visitors.

  • 13 customers win a total of AED 39,000 in DEWA’s Best Consumer Award

    Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) honoured 13 of its customers who won the Best Consumer Award, which DEWA organised for the 12th consecutive year. The move supports DEWA’s efforts to encourage customers to use electricity and water sensibly, and its strategy to reduce energy demand, and protect natural resources and ensure their sustainability. Fardan Al Balooshi won the first prize of AED 10,000. The second prize went to Rahulkumar Shah who was awarded AED 5,000, and Ahmad Al Abbasi won the AED 4,000 third prize. Winners from 4th to 13th places were awarded AED 2,000 each.

  • 19TH EDITION OF THE L’ORÉAL-UNESCO FOR WOMEN IN SCIENCE AWARDS HONOURING WOMEN WHO HAVE THE POWER TO CHANGE THE WORLD

    For the 19th edition of the L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Awards Ceremony that was held in Paris this week, the international scientific community gathered to honour and celebrate 5 exceptional women scientists and 15 prominent young researchers for their contribution to the world of science. The event was opened by Irina Bokova, Director General of UNESCO and Jean-Paul Agon, Chairman and CEO of L’Oréal and Chairman of the L’Oréal Foundation.

  • A.M. Best Awarded International Best Ratings Agency for Takaful at the International Takaful Awards 2017

    A.M. Best received the award for International Best Ratings Agency for Takaful at the International Takaful Awards 2017, held in conjunction with the 11th International Takaful Summit in London. This is the third consecutive year that A.M. Best has been awarded the International Best Ratings Agency for Takaful.

  • Abdulla Matar Al Mannaei Wins the Award for Best CEO in Middle East in CSR Category

    HE Abdulla Matar Al Mannaei, Managing Director of Emirates Auction, was announced winner of the annual Best CEO Award 2016 in Corporate Social Responsibility category.

  • Abu Dhabi Education Council awards winners of Event attended by senior officials, winners & participants & their parents

    The Abu Dhabi Education Council (ADEC) recently concluded its extracurricular activities for the academic year 2016-2017, following the completion of a series of contests and competitions under its ‘Champions of Tomorrow’ and ‘Creative Program’ campaigns.

  • Abu Dhabi National Takaful’s Osama Abdel-Raouf Abdeen named among GCC’s Top CEOs

    Osama Abdel-Raouf Abdeen, CEO of Abu Dhabi National Takaful Co. PSC (ADNTC), the leading Takaful operator in the GCC. He has been named among the GCC’s 100 Best CEOs at the Top CEO Awards for 2017 organized by Mediaquest.

  • ACC (Arabian Construction Company) Wins International Safety Awards for Four UAE Sites

    ACC has won four highly regarded International Safety Awards for its work at Meena Tower and the ACC Plant Department in Abu Dhabi, and Fountain Views and Sky View in Dubai. The Merit Awards were presented by the British Safety Council in recognition of the company’s success in establishing a strong health and safety culture across its operations.

  • Air Miles Millionaire Winners Announced by Modell’s Sporting Goods

    Marka PJSC (DFM: MARKA), the first public joint stock retail operator in the UAE, has revealed the winners of the Modell’s Air Miles Millionaire competition that was held recently. From among 971 individual entrants and including a radio and a print competition, a grand prize of 1 million Air Miles was awarded at Modell’s in Mall of the Emirates.

  • Ajman Promotional Identity wins Transform MENA Awards

    The Emirate of Ajman’s new destination identity won Best Place or Nation Brand awards from Transform MENA, the only awards programme awarding the best brand work in the Middle East and North Africa.

  • Al Ansari Exchange announces Grand Prize of AED 1 million for 2017 Summer Promotion

    Al Ansari Exchange, the UAE-based foreign exchange and worldwide money transfer company, has announced the launch of its much-awaited annual Al Ansari Exchange Rewards – Summer Promotion. Known for awarding the biggest prize money in the industry, the seasonal promo’s 2017 edition will be held from June 15 to August 14, 2017. The winner of the AED 1 million Grand Prize will be announced at a gala ceremony in Dubai.