As the third day of VOD Dubai International Jewellery Show, the Middle East’s leading fine jewellery and gems exhibition, comes to a close, both retail buyers and Dubai’s most stylish consumers have been maximising their networking potential, executing numerous business deals and adding dazzling precious stones to their personal accessories’ collections amid strong sales throughout the day.

An exquisite selection of precious jewellery, watches, gifting items and accessories attracted a record number of visitors to the Italian pavilion organized by the Italian Trade Agency (ITA) at VOD Dubai International Jewellery Show (VOD DIJS).

H.E. Dr. Amin Hussein Al Amiri, Assistant Undersecretary for Public Health Policy and Licensing of the Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) and Chairman of the National Pharmacovigilance Council,announced that the Ministry intends to issue new health legislations to put an end to the dangerous practice of dispensing antibiotics without medical prescription in the context of the World Health Organization's (WHO) reports on the prevalence of the threat created by bacterial resistance to antibiotics which is caused by changes that occur in the bacteria and render antibiotics less effective, and this is a current major threat to public health.

A leading economic macro analyst has called for a “Mini Marshall Plan” to help the Middle East push up economic growth and reduce dependency on commodities.

Nearly 30 organizations in Qatar’s technology sector gathered at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar (CMU-Q) to meet and network with students in the computer science and information systems fields. The second annual Careers Platform: Technology Edition provided an opportunity for employers in the growing high-tech sector to meet the next generation of high-tech professionals.