events

  • Tunisian Business Council hosts ‘Entrepreneurship Talk’ with leading Tunisian entrepreneurs in UAE

    The growing economic cooperation between the UAE and Tunisia and the attractive opportunities available in Dubai for Tunisian investors and entrepreneurs were among the topics of discussion during an engaging talk hosted by the Tunisian Business Council – Dubai and Northern Emirates with prominent UAE-based Tunisian entrepreneurs Daousser Chennoufi, CEO and Principal Architect of Draw Link Group (DLG), and Dr. Karim Fekih, Founder, The Clinic.

  • Turkish Airlines Celebrates the success of its travel agents during an iftar event in UAE

    In line with the 35th anniversary of operations in Dubai, Turkish Airlines held its annual Agency Awards ceremony during an iftar, at the Four Seasons Hotel, Dubai where the carrier celebrated its successful relationships with valued partners and guests. The airline that flies to more countries than any other awarded 10 trusted agencies whom they have worked with closely over the past 35 years.

  • Turkish Airlines hosted the 2nd Black Sea MENA Summit

    Turkish Airlines, the airline that flies to more countries than any other airline, organised the second edition of the Black Sea MENA Tourism and Investment Summit in Ordu, Turkey from 4th to 6th of May.

  • TuttoFood Dubai: An Evening Celebrating Italian Cuisine

    The Italian Trade Agency in cooperation with Fiera Milano held The TuttoFood Event (TUTTOFOOD is an Italian word which means All Foods), at the Four Seasons Resort Jumeirah yesterday evening. The special event was held to promote the TuttoFood Exhibiton, one of the most important food fairs taking place in Milan later this year between 6 and 9 May 2019.

  • TWO CARS, ONE DNA: JAGUAR XE 300 SPORT AND SV PROJECT 8 CREATE 1000-METRE LONG DOUBLE HELIX

    Jaguar has celebrated the shared bloodline of the XE 300 SPORT and XE SV Project 8 by creating a unique piece of art in the sand. The two cars weaved across the beach at Pendine Sands to produce a 1000-metre long double helix pattern.

  • Two Crowned Winners of Arab Reading Challenge in Saudi Arabia

    Arab Reading Challenge (ARC) participants were honoured at a ceremony held under the patronage of the Minister of Education His Excellency Dr. Ahmed Al Isa and ARC Secretary General Najla Al Shamsi in Riyadh.

  • Two lucky winners drive home in Tesla cars thanks to Emirates Islamic’s Kunooz Savings Account

    Emirates Islamic, one of the leading Islamic financial institutions in the UAE, recently handed over two Tesla cars to the monthly grand prize winners of the bank’s Kunooz Savings Account.

  • TWO NEW LADIES NIGHT’S LAUNCH AT MAISON ROUGE

    This month Maison Rouge launches two show stopping new ladies night in Dubai’s bustling downtown. A daily ladies night from 10 to 1 am, where ladies will receive three complimentary beverages and a weekly ladies night that offers ladies four complimentary beverages and 50% off main courses.

  • Two Reasons to Celebrate this April

    Unearth your inner child this April and celebrate both Songkran and Easter at the stunning Samujana. Known as the world’s biggest weeklong water fight, Songkran festivities in Thailand not only offers you the chance to be a kid again, they also offer a fun and interactive experience for the whole family to enjoy together. It doesn’t matter if you are 8 or 80 – Songkran sees all ages take part in the iconic water fight festival that takes over the streets every year. The fun doesn’t stop there, once your inner child has been tired out, Easter steps in to refuel with all the chocolate one can fit inside their stomachs. From exquisite eggs to decedent desserts, Samujana has those with a sweet tooth covered. So, why not steer yourself and your family away from the predictable and succumb to a stay on the stunning island of Koh Samui to over enjoy the indulgence of chocolate and the sogginess of Songkran.

  • Two-day Cultural Gala Coming Soon to Flag Island, Sharjah

    The rapid evolution of Sharjah’s Flag island into a prolific hub for cultural activities is turning out to be a treat for art lovers in the UAE. With great weather making its way back to the UAE, they have announced a two-day cultural fiesta from 16 to 17 December.

  • UAE Ambassador to China Meets with Chinese Special Olympics Team Ahead of their Flight to Abu Dhabi

    Yesterday, the Chinese Special Olympic Team were greeted by words of encouragement by His Excellency Dr. Ali Obaid Al Dhaheri, Ambassador of the United Arab Emirates to the People's Republic of China. A small ceremony marked the team’s departure to the Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi, held at the Guangzhou People with Determination Sports Center, and also attended by His Excellency Rahma Abdulrahman Alshamsi, UAE Consulate General from Guangzhou, and Ms. Zhao Su Jing, Deputy Director of the Athletes Delegation.

  • UAE Assumes Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD) Chairmanship from the Kingdom of Thailand

    H.E. Dr. Thani Al Zeyoudi, Minister of Climate Change and Environment, chaired the annual Asia Cooperation Dialogue (ACD) Foreign Ministers’ Meeting, held on the sidelines of the 71st Session of the United Nation General Assembly. This was the UAE’s first time chairing the Asia Cooperation Dialogue since its inception in 2002.

  • UAE Banks Federation organizes ‘TASHARUK’ workshop to increase awareness about cyber threat intelligence sharing platform

    With the objective of providing deeper insights on its cyber threat intelligence sharing platform, the UAE Banks Federation (UBF) today, June 26, 2018, hosted a workshop on ‘TASHARUK’ for its member banks in Abu Dhabi.

  • UAE Banks Federation supports International Fraud Awareness Week 2016

     Furthering its commitment to protect the banking industry against fraud and help customers bank in a secure and fraud-free online and offline environment, the UAE Banks Federation (UBF) has announced its support for the International Fraud Awareness (IFA) Week, which runs from 13 to 19 November 2016.

  • UAE Banks Federation’s ‘Regulatory Compliance in a Changing World’ forum highlights new challenges facing the banking sector

    Highlighting key global trends in regulation and compliance and corresponding developments in the UAE and the wider region, the UAE Banks Federation’s Regulatory Compliance in a Changing World forum concluded today (27 June, 2018) in Abu Dhabi.

  • UAE businesses with global reach win top honours

    UAE-based businesses with a global footprint won the top awards at this year’s edition of the Gulf Capital SME Awards.

  • UAE Carriers announce aircraft formation to celebrate 47th National Day and Year of Zayed

    Emirates, Etihad, flydubai and Air Arabia will be performing a flypast tomorrow over the UAE as a centrepiece performance to celebrate the UAE’s 47th National Day and the Year of Zayed. All four UAE carriers will be taking their flagship aircraft to the skies from 1pm (local time) and will be flying with the Al Fursan aerobatic display team. We encourage the public to take photos and videos however please remember not to put the formation at risk by using drones and to comply with all GCAA rules and ‘No Fly Zones’ for Unmanned Aircraft/Drones.

  • UAE carriers join hands to celebrate the legacy of Sheikh Zayed

    Emirates, Etihad, flydubai, Air Arabia and Al Fursan took to the skies in unison today to celebrate the UAE’s 47th National Day, as well as commemorate the legacy and values of HH Sheikh Zayed. The late founding father of the UAE dedicated his life and leadership to unify and shape a better collective future for the nation, and today’s formation flight is a soaring display of unity as all four carriers showcase the UAE’s aviation success story to the nation and world.

  • UAE children contest to solve 200 arithmetic sums in 8 minutes

    Almost 1000 children from across the UAE took up the mighty challenge to test their mental math skills, racing their minds against time to calculate 200 arithmetic sums in a matter of 8 minutes in a highly charged, competitive environment. At the recently held 16th UCMAS National Abacus Mental & Arithmetic Competition 2019, more than 30 nationalities across the UAE participated to bring to the fore few of the fastest human calculators in the country. The event also saw an impressive participation of Emirati students, who were second-highest in number after Indians and won several prizes.

  • UAE company launches 8-minute preventive health screening and wellness platform

    A UAE-based company has launched an innovative preventative health screening and wellness eco-system which is designed to detect lifestyle related health concerns at an early stage and provide a path to wellness using a recommended fitness and nutrition program.