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  • ‘Fast Rent A Car’ announces opening at the Abu Dhabi International Airport.

    Fast Rent A Car recently announced the opening of its 4th new location of 2015 at the Abu Dhabi International Airport. The new facility was inaugurated by Group CEO Ahmed Abood Al Boasy.

  • ‘GOSSIP The Brand’ Founder and CEO Dr. Shaymainspires youth participants of Sharjah Entrepreneurship Festival with talk on entrepreneurship and the SME segment

    Dr. Shayma Nawaf Al Fawwaz, Founder and CEO of GOSSIP The Brand, a leading company managing the popular GOSSIP Cafe and Desserts and other concepts, played a key role in inspiring youth participants at the recently concluded inaugural edition of the Sharjah Entrepreneurship Festival, the emirate's largest entrepreneurship festival, which ran from November 21 to November 22, 2017 at the Sharjah Golf and Shooting Club. In her speech, Al Fawwaz shared her insight on entrepreneurship and how to succeed across today’s SME industry--encouraging the youth to take an active role and pursue their creative business ideas.

  • ‘Hyundai World Football Heritage’ Contest Gives Football Fans the Chance to Attend the Final of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™

    Hyundai Motor Company, South Korea’s largest automaker and proud Official Partner of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, is pleased to announce the launch of the “Hyundai World Football Heritage” contest in the lead up to world’s most prestigious football event.

  • ‘International Innovative Platform for Islamic Economy Products 2015’ to kick off on Sunday

    The Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA) and the International Centre of Islamic Economy (ICIE) have finished preparations for the kickoff of the ‘International Innovative Platform for Islamic Economy Products 2015’ (IIPIEP 2015) which will take place from November 22 to 23, 2015. The event is supported by the platform’s strategic partner Dubai Islamic Bank (DIB), and a number of prominent sponsors and are presented by National Commercial Bank (NCB), National Bonds Corporation, and the Saudi diversified manufacturing company SABIC. The two-day event will be held in conjunction with UAE Innovation Week that comes as a celebration of innovation in the UAE, in line with the directives of the President His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan to mark 2015 as the “Year of Innovation.” The UAE Innovation Week which was launched by H.H. Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, will be organised from 22-28 November, and will serve as a definitive platform and destination for innovation and innovators in the region.

  • ‘Let The Numbers Do The Talking’ – At INFINITI of Arabian Automobiles, you save 20% down payment and 5% VAT!

    Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for INFINITI in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, welcomes the New Year with great savings. The premium brand kicks off Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) - by covering 20% down payment on all new INFINITI purchases in addition to 5% VAT paid by INFINITI of Arabian Automobiles Company from 2nd January until the 27thof January 2018.

  • ‘letstango.com’ ties up with Al Rostamani Trading Co. to sell Suzuki cars online for the first time in the Middle East during Ramadan

    ‘letstango.com,’ a leading UAE-based online store, has revealed its latest tie-up with the Al Rostamani Trading Co., one of the largest and oldest business conglomerates in the country today. Under the new tie-up, ‘letstango.com’ will now be able to offer the latest Suzuki cars on its online web site for the first time in the Middle East during the Holy Month of Ramadan. To mark the start of this new agreement, ‘letstango.com’ is initially offering 12 new units—four Suzuki Swift 1.4 GLX Automatic Transmission (AED 49,900 each); four Suzuki Kizashi Sport (AED 69,900 each) and four Suzuki Vitara JLX (AED 69,900 each).

  • ‘Marjan’ commences operations as master developer

    Marjan has announced today the launch of its operations as the master-developer of freehold property in Ras Al Khaimah. The company will operate as an independent entity responsible for leading the development of freehold projects in the Emirate.

  • ‘Marriott Al Forsan Hotel’ to be unveiled in Abu Dhabi

    The 5 Star Marriott Al Forsan Hotel is slated to open in Abu Dhabi later this year. A management agreement was signed between, H.E. Saif Mohammed Al Hajeri, Chairman, Al Forsan Holding, and Mr. Alex Kyriakidis, President and Managing Director of Marriott International, Middle East and Africa in Abu Dhabi. The hotel is located adjacent to the Al Forsan International Sports Resort, which will facilitate the hotel’s guests to venture into adventure sports during their stay.

  • ‘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).

  • ‘Smart City Playbook’ commissioned by Nokia identifies best practices from 22 smart cities around the world including Dubai, Jeddah and Cape Town

    Nokia today announced the availability of ‘The Smart City Playbook’, a strategy report that documents best practices for smart cities. The playbook provides concrete guidance to city leaders on successful strategies used by other municipalities to make their cities smarter, safer and more sustainable. Commissioned by Nokia and developed by Machina Research, a leading provider of strategic market intelligence on the Internet of Things (IoT), the playbook was developed through primary research into the strategies and progress of 22 cities around the world including Dubai, Jeddah and Cape Town.

  • ‘Sony FotoArabia Picathon’ Winners Make Their Nations Proud

    Sony has always been a leader in digital imaging, particularly professional videography, broadcasting and film making.  More recently Sony has invested heavily to push the envelope when it comes to professional photography and has been successful in step changing professional photography as we know it. Sony and FotoArabia, an online stock photography website specializing in Middle Eastern images, announced the winners of the highly successful ‘Sony FotoArabia Picathon’ yesterday at the grand finale in Doha.

  • ‘Switch off for a greener world’ and support Earth Hour 2017 with Majid Al Futtaim’s shopping malls

    Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, will be part of the Earth Hour global initiative aiming to raise awareness on sustainability and energy consumption.

  • ‘tecpower’ to leverage its diverse range of products during its initial participation at DISTREE Middle East 2015

    ‘tecpower,’ a leading brand of IT accessories and products in the Middle East region, has announced its participation at this year’s edition of DISTREE Middle East, the ultimate professional networking event for senior executives from the consumer electronics, digital device and ICT products retail channel in the Middle East (ME) region, which will be held from May 12 to May 14, 2015 at the Fairmont Bab Al Bahr in Abu Dhabi. Participating for the first time, ‘tecpower’ is set to showcase its diverse portfolio of products, which includes power banks, USB cables, headsets, mini-projectors, power batteries, screen protectors and car chargers, across tpotential partners and clients present at the event.

  • ‘The all-new PEUGEOT 3008 CUV makes Middle East debut’

    The all-new PEUGEOT 3008 CUV was unveiled last Wednesday during a regional launch event at Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai. The high-profile event was attended by Jean-Philippe Imparato, Chief Executive Officer of Peugeot brand, Jean-Christophe Quemard, Executive Vice-President Africa-Middle East of PSA Group, Cedric Zayoun, Managing Director of the GCC region at PSA Group and UAE’s celebrated rally driver Sheikh Khalid Al Qassimi, in addition to over 100 key figures from the industry and prominent media outlets from the UAE and the region.

  • "BAIN & COMPANY STUDY FINDS SERVICES ARE KEY TO GCC INDUSTRIAL COMPANIES’ SUSTAINED GROWTH"

    In many industrial companies, services play virtually no role. Yet the service business is reporting growth rates up to 40 percent faster than sales of new products. What's more, the gross profit margin of services is on average a good ten percentage points higher. These are the conclusions from international management consultants Bain & Company in their latest study, “Winning in Industrial Services,” in which 45 industrial companies underwent an in-depth benchmarking analysis.

  • “aafaq Islamic Finance” conferred Business Excellence Award under Dubai Service Excellence Scheme

    aafaq Islamic Finance, a leading provider of Islamic finance products and services in the UAE, has been conferred with the Business Excellence Award under the ‘Dubai Service Excellence Scheme’ category. The award ceremony was hosted by Dubai’s Department of Economic Department (DED), the government body entrusted to set and drive the emirate’s economic agenda, to benchmark quality and excellence for stronger business growth. The company received the ‘Best Service Performance Outlet Award’ for its Altwar center and Al Fujairah outlets. Aafaq recently launched the award-wining ‘Happy Customer’ initiative to ensure that each patron receives exceptional service for an unforgettable customer experience.

  • “aafaq Islamic Finance” signs strategic MoU with University of Bolton’s Centre for Islamic Finance

    Institute of Finance & Management subsidiary of aafaq Islamic Finance, a leading provider of Islamic finance products and services in the UAE, has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Bolton’s Centre for Islamic Finance, an initiative designed to facilitate research and promote the understanding of Islamic Finance through lectures, conferences and a joint professional certificate in Islamic Banking. The document was signed in London.

  • “aafaq Islamic Finance” wins ‘Best Islamic Finance Company’ category at ‘Banker Middle East Industry Awards 2015’

    aafaq Islamic Finance, a leading provider of Islamic finance products and services in the UAE, has been named as the ‘Best Islamic Finance Company’ during this year’s edition of the prestigious Banker Middle East Industry Awards, the region’s leading financial event, which held its awarding ceremonies in a special gala dinner recently at the Emirates Towers Hotel in Dubai. The award was given to aafaq Islamic Finance in recognition of its significant contributions and achievements in the field of Islamic Finance, especially for its continuing efforts to provide the region with dynamic and innovative Islamic banking and financial solutions that are in compliance with Islamic Shari’a law.

  • “Abu Dhabi Health Services Company” achieves global industry recognition using Cerner Millennium Electronic Health Record

    All 11 facilities managed by the Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA) have attained Stage 6 on the Electronic Medical Record Adoption Model EMRAM)SMby HIMSS Analytics Middle East, which is one of the highest recognition for its use of clinical information technology (IT) systems and advanced safety features to enhance the patient care experience.

  • “ALMALL” the Region’s Newest Online Shopping Destination

    Following Crown Prince Mohamed Bin Salman’s ascension to his role last year, Saudi Arabia has been working towards realizing a complete transformation of its economy and society based on key objectives set under its Vision 2030, a national strategy to modernize its economy and diversify the country’s economy, moving it away from oil dependency.