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  • “Land Department” Granted“Binghatti Developers” The Real Estate Tycoon Award

    Dubai-based Binghatti Developers has taken the spotlight at the 3rd annual Dubai Property Show in Mumbai,theDubai Land Department sponsored property exhibition taking place at the BandraKurla Complex in Mumbai from November 3 to 5.

  • “Misr Um El Donia” Account launched in UAE

    Mashreq Bank - the UAE’s leading financial institution announces the latest addition to the banks’ roster of successful offerings - “Misr Um El Donia”.     “Misr Um El Donia” is a bouquet of benefits and services that enables Egyptian customers living in the UAE to save and transfer money to friends and family back home with convenience.

  • “Panama Papers Leak” highlights severe repercussions of security flaws

    11.5 million documents with 2.6 terabyte of highly sensitive data of a law firm in Panama, Mossack Fonseca, were leaked to the public – revealing confidential information about well-known personalities to corporations. The case “Panama Papers” illustrates the importance of comprehensive IT-security measures for compaies handling enormous and sensitive data.

  • “PINAR CHOCO LABNEH” WINS MOST INNOVATIVE DAIRY PRODUCT AWARD

    Pinar, the trusted Turkish brand, has been recognized by the 2019 Gulfood Innovation Awards within the “Most Innovative Dairy Product” category for its recently launched product – Pinar Choco Labneh. The annual Gala night and award ceremony was hosted at the Dubai World Trade Center with numerous renowned brands competing across twelve different categories.

  • “Retail Leaders Circle MENA: Key Industry Summit brings Region's Retail Leaders Together to Unlock the Future of the Industry"

    As the retail industry in the MENA region undergoes seismic shifts driven by a post-oil economy, changing consumer behaviour and the digital realm becoming the new norm, this year’s Retail Leaders Circle MENA  takes on critical significance for all sectors of the industry.

  • “Sharjah FDI Forum” Analyzes Dimensions of Corporate Social Responsibility during its Fourth Edition

    What is the definition of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)? Does it mean conducting charitable and humanitarian activities? Alternatively, is it about launching organised development initiatives that is conducive to the growth process? On an ethical tangent, are the interests of local and international companies mutually exclusive to social responsibility?

  • “Shurooq” Welcomes Visitors to Kingfisher Lodge and Fossil Rock Lodge in the Second Half of 2018

    The Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq) has announced that two of its eco-luxury developments – the Kingfisher Lodge, part of the ‘Kalba Eco-tourism’ project, and the Fossil Rock Lodge, part of the second phase of the ‘Mleiha Archaeological and Eco-tourism’ project – are both nearing completion.

  • “Surf and drive” with flydubai this summer

    This summer, flydubai has launched a special “Surf and drive” offer for its passengers to enjoy unlimited connectivity for only USD 08 per flight, and have the chance to win one of two new Toyota Rush SUVs. 

  • “The free spirit of the french jewelry”

    Created in 1965, dinh van Maison is behind day-to-day and modern pieces of jewelry through refined and iconoclasts creations become emblematic over years.

  • “The Real VAT Journey Starts Now As Companies Prepare To File the First Return” States ACCA and Thomson Reuters

    Business leaders from the UAE gathered together at an ACCA event in collaboration with Thomson Reuters which took place in Abu Dhabi and Dubai to discuss the first 100 days of VAT in the UAE and how organisations can navigate adoption challenges.

  • “TOKUJIN YOSHIOKA x LG: S.F_SENSES OF THE FUTURE” LIGHTS UP MILANO DESIGN WEEK

    Milano Design Week, the largest and most famous event celebrating design around the world, is the setting for a collaborative, large-scale light installation by LG and Japanese designer Tokujin Yoshioka. Entitled TOKUJIN YOSHIOKA x LG: S.F_Senses of the Future, the impressive work seeks to illustrate humanity’s relationship with the natural world and to illuminate LG’s human-centric design philosophy. The installation is on exhibit from 4-9 April at Superstudio Più in Milan.

  • “UAE top Arab country for women’s empowerment”

    Pyramedia CEO and renowned media personality, Nashwa Al Ruwaini addressed a packed audience gathered at the Beach Rotana Hotel in Abu Dhabi with her experiences and thoughts on women’s empowerment in the workforce. During her address, Al Ruwaini thanked the leadership of the UAE for their commitment to the cause of women which has enabled the UAE to become the most attractive work environment for women in the Arab world. “Our media industry in the Arab region has evolved immensely. The UAE ranks 27th in the world under the Gender Empowerment Measure (GEM), which is the best rating in the Arab world” she said.

  • “Wahed Invest” valued at $100million, raises an additional $8m funding

    Wahed Invest (“Wahed”), a New York headquartered investing platform, is, the first fin-tech Islamic Economy startup, with a valuation of $100m has raised an additional $8m in Q2 this year from existing investors to accelerate development of a global savings solution and international expansion. The digital investment company received this funding from existing investors, Boston based Cue Ball Capital, and BECO Capital, a Middle Eastern VC known for backing the GCC’s leading startups. This brings its total funding to over $15 million since inception.

  • (ITFC), the "Best Islamic Trade Finance Institution 2018"

    The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC), was awarded "Best Islamic Trade Finance Institution 2018" at the 8th Global Islamic Finance Awards (GIFA) on September 29, 2018, held in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. The Award was accepted by Eng. Hani Salem Sonbol, Chief Executive Officer, ITFC in the presence of the President of Bosnia and Herzegovina, His Excellency Bakir Izetbegović.

  • (OCEC) celebrates unprecedented success from its collaborative approach with suppliers and clients

    The Oman Convention & Exhibition Centre (OCEC) has successfully hosted 55 regional and international events, since its doors first opened six months ago in October 2016. Representing a catalyst for change the iconic venue has made significant strides towards developing the Business Events sector in Oman as it continues to attract local, regional and international events.

  • #Drive4aCause Ramadan campaign raises over AED 40,000 thanks to Melltoo and Volkswagen Middle East collaboration

    Over 40,000 AED has been donated to Salma Aid - a Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashed initiative - following the successful #Drive4aCause campaign that encouraged members of the public to donate their unwanted electronic goods for a worthy cause during the Holy Month of Ramadan.

  • #LoveCoats project kicks off on World Refugee Day to empower refugee girls through fashion and design

    To mark this year’s World Refugee Day, NRS International and award-winning social artist, designer and researcher at London College of Fashion, UAL, Professor Helen Storey, are launching the ‘#LoveCoats’ project to empower the TIGER Girls girls of Za’atari refugee camp in Jordan.

  • #WatchInWatchOut: 1915 by Seddiqi & Sons brings back its popular charity campaign

    1915 by Seddiqi & Sons – the one stop destination for the latest trends in watch fashion, jewelry pieces and accessories– brings back its popular #WatchInWatchOut campaign from 5th - 7th April. In its third year, the initiative allows customers to donate any old watch to charity at participating 1915 by Seddiqi & Sons stores across the UAE and receive 50% discount on brand new watches in return for their kind gesture. This campaign promotes and instills a culture of giving amongst residents, enhancing the spirit of the Year of Zayed 2018. 

  • • Forum brings together world’s leading airlines to discuss trends in fraud affecting the industry

    CyberSource, a Visa Inc. company (NYSE: V), on Tuesday hosted the first ever Airline Fraud Forum in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) to highlight the growing risks of data theft, including loyalty program fraud and mobile fraud, for airlines in the region.

  • ¬HTC VIVE ANNOUNCES VIVE FOCUS PLUS FOR PREMIUM STANDALONE VR EXPERIENCES

    HTC VIVE™ has revealed the newest premium virtual reality standalone hardware for enterprise customers, VIVE Focus Plus. Vive upgraded the existing six degrees of freedom (6DoF) Focus headset to incorporate dual 6DoF controllers, giving users the ability to seamlessly interact with their virtual environment with the same freedom as PC VR devices. This enhancement also makes porting existing PC VR content easier for developers while making it physically more portable and natural to use.