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  • UAE Water Aid takes part in Dubai International Humanitarian Aid & Development Conference & Exhibition

    The UAE Water Aid Foundation (Suqia), under the umbrella of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, will participate in the 13th Dubai International Humanitarian Aid and Development Conference & Exhibition (DIHAD), which will take place at the Dubai International Convention & Exhibition Centre from 21-23 March 2016, under the patronage of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai.

  • ‘Saudi Transport 2015’ to feature latest industry investment opportunities and projects in Kingdom

    Saudi Arabia has seen remarkable progress in the transport and railway industry throughout the past years, complementing its efforts to address development needs and provide safe and prompt transportation to the public, based on latest technologies. With the ongoing development and massive projects across the transport and service industry, and looking to contribute effectively to the local transport sector and shed light on the current and future prospects in the Kingdom, Riyadh Exhibitions Company (REC) will be hosting the ‘Saudi Transport 2015’ exhibition from May 31 to June 3, 2015 at Riyadh International Convention & Exhibition Center (RICEC).

  • 19 Audit and Advisory firms participate in RSM MENA Conference 2017 in Dubai

    RSM International, a global network of independent audit, tax and consulting firms, welcomes Managing Partners and other attendees from 19 member firms across the Middle East and Africa to the MENA Conference 2017. The conference hosted at The Westin, Habtoor City discussed the challenges and opportunities for the RSM firms in the MENA region.

  • 2016 Nissan Maxima "4-Door Sports Car" makes global debut at New York International Auto Show

    Nissan unveiled the all-new Nissan Maxima during a press conference at the New York International Auto Show. Making the presentation was Nissan President and CEO Carlos Ghosn, who addressed a range of topics including Nissan's $10.1 billion investment in the U.S. in the past three decades.

  • 25 senior officials from leading international aluminium organizations visit Gulfex factory

    Gulf Extrusions (Gulfex), a leading global manufacturer of extruded aluminium products, has welcomed today 25 senior officials coming from various leading international aluminium organizations to their production facilities in Dubai. The visit was held on the sidelines of the 20th edition of the World Aluminium Conference, which took place at the Madinat Jumeirah. The delegation included VIPs from the International Aluminium Institute, European Aluminium Council and the Aluminium Federation.

  • 4th edition of ‘Autodesk University Extension Dubai’ showcases the ‘Future of Making Things’

    Autodesk, a global leader in 3D design, engineering and entertainment software, held its 4th Edition of Autodesk University Extension Dubai (AUx) at the Dubai World Trade Centre today. As disruptions reshape how the world is designed and made, the company highlighted a number of advances toward the future of making things and also showcased new technologies and modes of work that will help attendees navigate and thrive in this shifting landscape.

  • 5th edition of the District Cooling Stakeholders Summit hosts more than 20 industry leaders

    As the world shifts towards sustainability and 'green technologies', countries in the Middle East have made tremendous progress towards cleaner, greener and efficient technological models. With the Middle East being home to some of the warmest countries on the planet, air conditioning accounts for over 50 percent of peak power load in the region. Hence, strategies towards efficient air conditioning in the region will make a significant impact on conserving energy and resources.

  • 6th Green Economy Annual Conference opens in Dubai with support of UAE Ministry of Environment and Water

    Under the patronage of H.E. Dr. Rashid Ahmed Bin Fahad, UAE Minister of Environment and Water, and in cooperation with the United Nations Environment Program Finance Initiative (UNEP FI), the 6th Green Economy Annual Conference has started, under the title ‘National Roundtable on Financing and Investing in Green Economy Projects’. The forum saw broad international, regional, and national participation and was attended by senior officials from various government organizations and private sector companies representing banking and finance, insurance, investment, and industry. Key personalities from the Chambers of Commerce and Industry, the Departments of Economic Development, the Ministries of Economy, Finance, Energy and Foreign Affairs, Municipalities, and Environmental Authorities were also present in addition to representatives from international organizations such as the UNO.

  • 6th Green Economy Annual Conference recommends forming of Operations & Communications Group

    Participants of the 6th Green Economy Annual Conference, organized recently by the UAE Ministry of Environment and Water in collaboration with the United Nations Environmental Program Finance Initiative (UNEP FI), have recommended a formation of an Operations and Communications Group. The group will include the Central Bank of the UAE, Ministry of Environment and Water, and UNEP FI and will lead in the undertaking of a number of measures such as implementation of the Green Economy within the framework of the UAE’s Green Growth Strategy and encouraging investment, banking and economic sectors to transform to a sustainable Green Economy.

  • 6th Green Economy Annual Conference under the theme ‘National Round-table on Financing & Investing in Green Economy Projects’ kicks off tomorrow in Dubai

    Under the patronage of H.E. Dr. Rashid Ahmed bin Fahad, Minister of Environment and Water, the Ministry is organizing the 6thedition of the Green Economy Annual Conference under the theme ‘National Round-table on Financing & Investing in Green Economy Projects’ in cooperation with the United Nations Environment Program Finance Initiative (UNEP FI)  at the Conrad Hotel, Dubai.

  • Aetna International’s Regional Chief Outlines Roadmap for ‘Re-building’ Systems at Health Excellence Conference MENA 2016

    During his keynote presentation at the recent Health Excellence Conference MENA held in Dubai, the regional chief of Aetna International, the leading global health benefits provider, underlined the need to “re-build” the existing health insurance systems.

  • AgilityGrid introduces technological innovations at the SMART Surveillance Forum

    AgilityGrid’s SMART Surveillance Forum 2016 brought together their key partners from around the world yesterday at Media Rotana Hotel.  CTO’s and Security Heads from a range of businesses and government bodies were introduced to the latest CCTV security solutions and a range of new video analytics capabilities.  The technology is not only innovative but can create cost–efficiencies in the long run, through earlier incident detection and reduced security risks.

  • Ajman Sewerage highlights the benefits of smart city development

    Ajman Sewerage, an active partner in promoting greener, cleaner and well-developed UAE, participated in the 4th Ajman International Environment Conference, and highlighted the advantages of developing a smart sewerage infrastructure in line with its water treatment and recycling expertise.

  • Al Hilal Bank Participates in ‘Emirati Women: Excellence & Innovation 2016’ Conference

    Al Hilal Bank participated as a Silver Sponsor in the ‘Emirati Women: Excellence & Innovation 2016’ Conference, on 8 March 2016, in conjunction with the International Women's Day. This conference was be held under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Fatima bint Mubarak, Supreme Chairperson of the Family Development Foundation, Chairperson of the UAE Women’s General Union and the Chairwoman of the Supreme Council for Motherhood & Childhood.

  • Al Masah Capital’s 6th Investor Forum puts the spotlight on trends in various business sectors and industry laterals of MENA region

    Al Masah Capital, a leading UAE centric alternative asset management company, concluded yet another successful edition of its Annual Investor Forum that was held at the Ritz Carlton, DIFC. Gathering banking and investment experts from around the world, the forum held presentations and panel discussions that shed light on the most important issues being faced by the region’s real estate, healthcare, and consumer driven industries as well as the overall economic climate in the Middle East and North Africa.

  • Al Owais participates in 62nd session of WHO Regional Committee for the Eastern Mediterranean in Kuwait

    H.E. Abdul Rahman Bin Mohammed Al Owais, Minister of Health, has participated in the recently concluded 62nd session of the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Committee for the Eastern Mediterranean (EMRO) held in Kuwait from October 5 to 8, 2015 under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al Hamad Al Sabah, Kuwait’s Prime Minister.

  • Al Qassimi Hospital organizes the First Gulf Retina Conference In collaboration with Bayer

    Retina doctors in the Gulf Cooperation Council and the Department of Ophthalmology at Al Qassimi Hospital and under the patronage of the Ministry of Health and Prevention in the United Arab Emirates and in collaboration with Bayer, successfully concluded the first Gulf Retina Conference under the name iSee GRC (iSee Gulf Retina Conference) for doctors and retina specialists in Arab Gulf countries in Dubai to address the need for a more collaborative approach in advancing retinal care in the region. This initiative is the first of its kind for retina specialists in the Middle East. Dr. Mohammed Al Omari, Chairman of the Conference and the Organizing Committee, Jamal Al-Kandari, Vice-President, and Dr. Ahmed Al Khashab, Chairman of the Scientific Committee, headed the conference.

  • Alfardan Group a Strategic Partner for the 2016 CSR Conference in Qatar

    On 7th and 8th December 2016, Alfardan Group hosted the 4th CSR Conference in Qatar at Al Gassar Ballroom, in the St. Regis Doha. The event was organized by Dar Al Sharq and was held under the patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Abdulla Bin Saoud Al Thani, Qatar Central Bank Governor. It focused on strategy development and business performance support in the framework of corporate social responsibility (CSR).

  • Alfardan Group successfully ends participation at 5th Civil Defence Exhibition and Conference in Doha

    Alfardan Group has recently concluded its successful participation at this year’s Civil Defence Exhibition and Conference held at the Doha Exhibition and Convention Center. The Group’s major subsidiaries, Alfardan Properties and Alfardan Automobiles, demonstrated the Group’s long-standing support and commitment to Qatar’s civil defence and national safety and security at the exhibition.

  • American Center for Psychiatry and Neurology hosts the 4th Neuroscience Updates Congress in the UAE

    The American Center for Psychiatry and Neurology (ACPN) officially welcomed attendees at the 4th Neuroscience Updates Congress at the Shangri-La Hotel in Dubai.