Pirelli has become the first tyre company to join the United Nations Road Safety Trust Fund, pledging a contribution of $600,000 (2018-2019) to help the fund in its efforts to make significant impact in global road safety.  At the same time, the company’s Chief Sustainability and Risk Governance Officer, Filippo Bettini, was nominated to a seat on the fund’s Advisory Board.

  • PRCO Appointed As Dubai Public Relations Representatives To Launch Les Grandes Alpes Private Hotel

    PRCO Dubai is thrilled to announce their appointment as the Dubai Public Relations representatives for Les Grandes Alpes Private Hotel. Nestled in the very heart of Courchevel 1850, Les Grandes Alpes offers a contemporary chalet experience, complementing a private home atmosphere with the amenities of a 5-star hotel; including ski-in, ski-out access, a Spa by Valmont, restaurant Le Bizan, and personal butler service.

  • PRCO appointed as GCC Public Relations representatives for Chenot Group

    PRCO is delighted to announce its appointment as the GCC Public Relations representatives for Chenot Group. Founded by Henri Chenot, the contemporary originator of preventative health, Chenot Group is a private company based in Switzerland, which operates internationally. The Group specialises in detox, preventative and regenerative treatments, as well as products that promote healthy living and protection from premature ageing.

  • PRCO Dubai appointed as the GCC Public Relations Representatives for LUX* Resorts & Hotels

    PRCO Dubai is delighted to announce their appointment as the GCC public relations consultants for LUX* Resorts & Hotels - a pioneering luxury hospitality brand specialising in fresh, simple and sensory experiences. The Mauritian-based company currently has 7 five-star properties in Mauritius, the Maldives, China and most recently, Turkey, following the opening of LUX* Bodrum Resort & Residences in June 2017.

  • Premium International Color Specialist, Benjamin Moore, brings Innovative and Luxurious Paint to Marina Home Interiors

    Leading international color, paint and stains brand Benjamin Moore & thrilled to announce its collaboration with premium home furnishing brand, Marina Home Interiors. The much loved paint brand, Benjamin Moorehave opened a well-appointed shop-in-shop in the Marina Home Barsha flagship store, providing a superior selection of authentic color palettes for their customers homes.

  • RAKEZ clients avail exclusive banking benefits through RAKBANK

    Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ) and RAKBANK, two of Ras Al Khaimah’s largest home-grown entities, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to offer the economic zone’s over 13,000 clients easy access to a wide range of banking services at preferential terms.

  • Red Sea Housing Services and AECOM Sign MoU to Bring Fast-track Modular Affordable Housing Solutions to Saudi Arabia

    Red Sea Housing Services and AECOM signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate in delivering innovative, modular affordable housing solutions on fast track basis for the Saudi Arabian market.  

  • Renewable Energy Employs 9.8 million People Worldwide, New IRENA Report Finds

    More than 9.8 million people were employed in the renewable energy sector in 2016, according to a new report from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review 2017, released at IRENA’s 13th Council meeting, provides the latest employment figures of the renewable energy sector and insight into the factors affecting the renewable labour market.


    Rocco Forte Hotels, the family of 10 luxury properties in key destinations across Europe, has witnessed increased revenue from the Middle East during the past fiscal year.

  • Ruckus Empowers the Channel Through its Technical Community Enablement Programme

    Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, has announced the launch of its Technical Community Enablement Programme in EMEA. The programme empowers partners through a series of educational initiatives that give the Ruckus partner ecosystem a competitive edge and the ability to provide innovative solutions that meet emerging demands and growing customer needs.

  • Ruckus Introduces ICX 7850 Switch for 100GbE Edge-to-Core Networks

    Ruckus Networks, an ARRIS company, today announced the availability of its new ICX 7850 switch: an edge-to-core solution for the next decade of enterprise networking.

  • Schneider Electric Receives Top Ranking in Navigant Research Leaderboard Report on Building Energy Management Systems

    Schneider Electric, the global specialist in energy management and automation, recently announced that it has been named a leader in the Navigant Research Leaderboard Report on Building Energy Management Systems (BEMS). For the second year in a row, Schneider Electric received the highest overall score for strategy and execution among 15 companies that have demonstrated a strong track record in the BEMS market.

  • SecureWorks Strengthens Focus in Middle East’s Growing Cybersecurity Market

    SecureWorks Corp. (NASDAQ: SCWX), a leading provider of intelligence-driven information security solutions, is strengthening its focus on helping prevent, detect and respond to cyber-crime in the Middle East.

  • Goes Live With 2000 Cars in UAE; Becomes First Indian Car Rental Company to Make Overseas Foray

    India's, a subsidiary of Pinewoods Service Corporation, announced the launch of, across seven Emirates in UAE. With this expansion, becomes the first Indian Self-drive car rental company to kick-start operations outside of India with a fleet of 2000 cars across UAE and expanding to the neighbouring countries covering the major GCC region.

  • SHUAA Capital celebrates the launch of SHUAA Securities-Egypt

    SHUAA Capital, the United Arab Emirates-based premier financial services group, today held a press conference in Cairo to officiate the opening of its securities brokerage arm, SHUAA Securities-Egypt. Held under the patronage of Her Excellency Dr. Sahar Nasr, Egypt’s Minister of Investment and International Cooperation, the event was attended by representatives from both the Egyptian and international banking and finance industry, including H.E. Mr. Mohammad Fareed, Chairman of the Egypt Exchange, and H.E. Juma Mubarak Al Junaibi, UAE Ambassador to the Arab Republic of Egypt and Permanent Representative to the League of Arab States.

  • Siniora Food Industries Achieved Net Profit of JOD 1.9 Million (USD 2.7 Million) in the First Half of 2017

    Siniora Food Industries, a pioneer in the manufacturing of cold cuts, frozen meat and luncheon, announced its results for the first half of 2017. The results showed that Siniora achieved net profit of JOD 1.926 million (USD 2.7 million), a growth of 36% compared with the same period of 2016, while total revenues grew by 16% over the same period of 2016, and amounted to JOD 27.5 million (USD 38.8 million) in the first half of 2017.

  • SWIFT appoints Onur Ozan as Head of Middle East, North Africa and Turkey

    SWIFT, a member-owned cooperative and global provider of secure financial messaging services, announces today the appointment of Onur Ozan as Head of Middle East, North Africa & Turkey region, reporting to Sido Bestani, Regional Director of the Middle East, Turkey & Africa.

  • Tech retailers, e-tailers and marketplaces from 20-plus countries confirmed for DISTREE Middle East

    More than 160 senior executives from retailers, e-tailers and online marketplaces have already confirmed their participation at DISTREE Middle East, which takes place from May 8-10th at the Meydan Hotel in Dubai. The three-day event allows consumer tech vendors and brands to showcase their portfolio and pre-schedule one-on-one meetings with retail channel executives from across the wider Middle East region.

  • Thai start-up ‘DRVR’ partners with Tata Communications to revolutionise Asia’s first smart fleet network

    International fleet management application provider, DRVR has selected Tata Communications as its global IoTconnectivity partner to help achieve its objective of making Asia’s vehicle fleets the smartest and most cost-efficient in the world. Leveraging Tata Communications’ mobility solution- MOVE™, DRVR can convert information collected from vehicles across Thailand, Myanmar, Philippines and Indonesia into actionable insights to help drive efficiencies and improve cost savings through smarter fleet management.

  • The new Plant to treat 70,000 cubic meters of waste water per day

     Drake & Scull International PJSC, a regional market leader in integrated design, engineering and commissioning, procurement, construction and construction management, has announced today that a consortium of Passavant Energy & Environment (PE&E), its wholly-owned German water & energy technology solutions provider subsidiary, and Aziz Company for Contracting and Industrial Investment (ACCII), Saudi-based firm that specializes in civil and infrastructure projects, has been awarded a SAR 268 million contract for South Dhahran Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) in Saudi Arabia.