Anastasiia Hortman, the founder of Hortman Clinics in Dubai, is at the forefront of a revolution in regenerative medicine. With a unique blend of beauty, health, and wellness expertise, Hortman has established herself as a pioneering figure in the field, driving advancements in stem cell regenerative and molecular medicine. Her dedication to this i...
• Thales has a long-standing partnership with the Egyptian Ministry of Defense, supplying various defense systems for different platforms across all domains: Land, Sea, Air, and Space.• Since 1973, Thales has developed a strategic partnership with the Egyptian Ministry of Defense encompassing a transfer of technology and local manufacturi...
With the holiday season right around the corner, the time has come to start putting together gifts for your family and friends. In today’s digital world, data is all around us, all the more reason why storage solutions make a great gift. Be it for the gamers, photographers and adventurers, there is a Western Digital gift waiting for them all....
Dubai, UAE: International Gifts Platform (IGP) held a grand launch ceremony amidst the presence of esteemed dignitaries and celebrated influencers. The grand arrival of International Gifts Platform (IGP) in the UAE sets a new standard in the realm of gifting experiences. Celebrating its remarkable legacy of delivering over 10 million gifts wo...
Dubai – 07 December 2023: Dubai Customs received the prestigious (Honorary Fellowship) award from IdeasUK, making it the first Arab and global institution outside the UK to receive such recognition since the organization's inception in 1987. The accolade was presented to Hussain Al Fardan, Senior Manager of Innovation Center within the St...
Dubai and Riyadh, 7th December 2023: The next phase of progress and evolution of Formula E came one step closer as the FIA confirmed the choice of suppliers for the GEN4 race car – set to debut in Season 13 of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship in 2026/27.With Formula E just nine seasons old, the on-track technology is ever-evolving and...
Visitors can join several events including a Styling Workshop led by celebrity stylist Cedric Haddad, swap pre-loved clothes and accessories, and customise their items. Istituto Marangoni Dubai, Milan’s prestigious export of fashion and design education, will be participating at Sole DXB, the highly anticipated youth and contemporary cul...
• Registration is now open for the junior tournament to be played at Emirates Golf Club on 13th and 14th January ahead of the Hero Dubai Desert Classic Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 07 December 2023: Ahead of the 35th edition of the Hero Dubai Desert Classic, organisers have confirmed the Junior Dubai Desert Classic will return next Januar...
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 21 November 2023: Abu Dhabi Retail is launching its 2023 Winter Shopping Season across the emirate from 24 November 2023 until 31 January 2024, oﬀering unbeatable deals, unique retail experiences, and entertainment oﬀerings across all ages.This year’s season will feature a wide range of activations and promotions...
November 22, 2023; Ras Al Khaimah, UAE - RAK Hospital, the UAE's premier healthcare institution located in Ras Al Khaimah, has proudly achieved the esteemed accreditation from Joint Commission International (JCI), USA, for the sixth consecutive time. This accomplishment, received from the world's largest healthcare accrediting agency, is a ...
- Tarabot: Weaving a Living Forum is a pavilion designed by regenerative consultancy and architecture practice theOtherDada, showcasing innovative materials developed locally - Tarabot is commissioned by Art Jameel and supported by Abdul Latif Jameel Saudi Arabia- Telling the story of the UAE’s landscapes through material and design, Tar...
The story of OMEGA was on display at a special exhibition at the Chelsea Factory in New York City. From November 9th to 19th, Planet OMEGA showcased the unique DNA of the renowned Swiss brand and many of its most innovative and notable timepieces. On arrival, a special “Vintage” section reveals a variety of historic timepieces, on ...
28 various sports events, including 6 international championships, will take place during this weekend in different locations of Dubai, in collaboration with Dubai Sports Council, and with distinctive participation of various classes of society from UAE & overseas; top of these sports events are: Dubai Muscle Show, the United International Base...
International School Network, Brookes Education Group, to Establish New School in the Middle East in 2024(Dubai, November 29th) - In a groundbreaking alliance, internationally acclaimed educational institution Brookes Education Group (BEG) and the forward-looking Enlightened Minds Holding Group have partnered with the shared mission of spreading ex...
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- ENEC and Egypt’s NPPA to explore potential opportunities to support decarbonization of power sectors and heavy industries
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 09 December 2023: The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) and Egypt’s Nuclear Power Plants Authority (NPPA), the owner and operator of Egypt’s first nuclear energy plant have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at COP28. The MoU sets the framework for the two entities to explore opportunities of cooperation in advancing the use of peaceful nuclear energy. The MoU was signed by His Excellency (H.E.) Mohamed Al Hammadi, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of ENEC, and Professor Dr Amged El-Wakee ...... read more
Team Abu Dhabi driver aims for Grand Prix victory as season reaches big finish on Khalid Lagoon
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 9th December, 2023: Team Abu Dhabi’s Shaun Torrente and Sweden’s Jonas Andersson have set the stage for another classic battle to round of the UIM F1H2O World Championship in tomorrow’s Grand Prix of Sharjah.
The two drivers who have dominated the championship for the last five seasons produced a spectacular qualifying tussle on Khalid Lagoon this morning, which ended with Andersson edging out Torrente by just a tenth of a second to take pole position.
Three-time world champion Torrente wants a Grand Prix victory to round off a tough season which ha ...... read more
● Her Highness Sheikha Dr. Shamma Mohammad Khaled Al Nahyan shared insights on the Role Of Public Benefit Associations In Environmental and Climate Action
● The UAE Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE), together with the Global Green Growth Institute (GGGI), announced the launch of the UAE National Adaptation Plan Roadmap, a groundbreaking strategy driven by science to address climate challenges
● The UAE Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure (MOEI) shared targets to implement strategic planning towards the build and transportation environment
● As part of a UAE Real Estate Leaders Roundtable, MOC ...... read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Friday 8 December: Renowned comedian and satirist Bassem Youssef has taken the Snapchat world by storm, bringing his unique sense of humor to the platform. Known for his sharp wit and fearless commentary, Bassem has already kicked off entertaining audiences with his hilarious Snaps.
In a candid Q&A session, Bassem gets personal sharing anecdotes about his comedic influences, fan encounters, and even reveals his go-to karaoke song.
Fans can expect to get a glimpse into the lighter side of the comedic maestro as he answers burning questions about his career, personal experiences, upcoming shows and, of course, his journey as a plant-based advocate. Watch th ......
Abu Dhabi, December 09, 2023 — Tadweer (Abu Dhabi Waste Management Company) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Ecology, Environmental Protection and Climate Change of the Republic of Uzbekistan. The two entities are collaborating to introduce innovative and environmentally friendly technologies and services in solid waste management, including the establishment of a new Waste-to-Energy plant, with the aim of enhancing sustainability in the Central Asian country.
The signing of the MoU was followed by a bilateral meeting between the President of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Mirziyoyev, and the Managing Director and CEO of Tadweer, Eng. Ali Al Dhaheri. Th ......
8 December 2023: His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler’s Representative in Al Dhafra Region, has inaugurated a tourist landmark in Al Dhafra Region, named after the city of Liwa.
His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan was accompanied by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan and senior officials during the inauguration ceremony, which featured a light show of the UAE flag and images of Liwa International Festival.
The 49-tonne metal structure is 50m wide, 23.5m high and designed in line with the highest standards to survive the effects of wind, humidity and earthquakes.
His Highness highlighted the significance of such projects in ...... read more
Discover the Festive Magic tree lighting, turkey takeaways, brunch and New Years Eve celebrations.
Dubai, 6th December, 2023 - Experience the enchanting holiday season like never before as Dubai's popular city hotel, Millennium Place Barsha Heights unveils festive season extravaganza that promises to fill your days with festivities for the whole family. From the mesmerizing Christmas tree lighting ceremony to traditional feasts and New Year's Eve celebrations, Millennium Place Barsha Heights has a spectacular lineup of events and offerings that are bound to make your holiday season truly special.
FESTIVE TURKEY TAKEAWAY
Prioritise family time & let us tak ...... read more
Booth Club ME is the regional extension of the European photobooth company, Megabooth, well known for its work with some of the top brands across the globe
The new launch of Booth Club ME means that corporate events, weddings, anniversaries, celebrations, and so much more are about to hit another level of excitement
Dubai, UAE (November 2023): The spotlight is now on the UAE as Booth Club ME, the much-anticipated regional extension of the iconic European photobooth innovator Megabooth, announces its grand launch in the heart of the United Arab Emirates. Founded by Lee Hoppen, the visionary mind behind Megabooth, Booth Club ME aims to revolutionise events ...... read more
Dubai, UAE – December 07, 2023 – Dubai Shopping Malls Group (DSMG) is gearing up for an exhilarating Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF) 2023-24 with an incredible opportunity for shoppers to win big. As part of its DSF initiative, DSMG is set to award a staggering AED 1 million in cash prizes to lucky shoppers.
Starting from December 08, 2023, and running through January 14, 2024, shoppers spending AED 200 or more at any of the participating malls stand a chance to be among the 25 fortunate individuals to win substantial cash prizes. These shortlisted shoppers will be invited to the DSF main stage, where they will have the thrilling opportunity to spin the wheel for a chance to win c ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, 8 December 2023 - As COP28 resumes for a second week, negotiators will be faced with answering the call for a commitment to a Fossil Fuel Phase Out in Dubai. Never before have we heard so many voices, coming from so many directions to seize the moment and commit to phasing out oil, coal and gas. And never before have alternative formulations on fossil fuel phase out made it this far into a draft text. But there are still no guarantees on a decision on fossil fuels, so all is in play.
Kaisa Kosonen, Head of the Greenpeace COP28 delegation said: “We are here to make fossil fuels history. By now governments know they can’t leave this summit without an agreement to end ......
Team Abu Dhabi focus switches to Sharjah as Torrente aims for big finish to F1H2O season
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 8th December, 2023: Arif Al Zaffain and Nadir Bin Hendi in Fazza secured victory in the opening round of the new UAE Class-3 Offshore Powerboat Championship in Khor Fakkan today.
Starting from pole position, Al Zaffain and Bin Hendi slipped down the field with some early problems, but fought back to win by 17.41 secs from Team Abu Dhabi’s Rashed Al Tayer and Majed Al Mansoori in Abu Dhabi 5.
Sharjah Team’s Konstantin Ustinov and Dmitry Vandyshev, who held the lead for much of the 13 lap race, finished third, ahead of Faleh Al Mansoori and Mohammed Al Matlae in Abu&nbs ...... read more
Dubai: The real estate and properties transactions valued at 10.9 billion in total during the week ending 08 December 2023. The sum of transactions was 4.86.
357 plots were sold for AED 2.18 billion, 2,113 apartments and villas were sold for AED 4.86 billion.
The top three transactions were a land in Al Thanyah Fifth sold for AED 268.02 million, followed by a land that was sold for AED 95.56 million in Saih Shuaib 2, and a land sold for AED 83.93 million in Saih Shuaib 3 in third place.
Wadi Al Safa 2 recorded the most transactions for this week by 213 sales transactions worth AED 189.09 million, followed by Madinat Hind 4 with 23 sales transactions worth AED 38.29 million, and Palm ......
- Egypt joins the UAE in the Win Middle East Chapter which is open for other regional countries
- WiN Middle East chapter aligns with COP28 goals to increase gender equality within sustainability and decarbonization strategies
- ENEC continues to build capabilities and skills of women to play key roles across nuclear science, engineering, and technology
- Female experts are driving innovation and inspiring young women through the UAE Peaceful Nuclear Energy Program
Abu Dhabi, UAE -08 November 2023: The UAE announced today the launch of the Women in Nuclear (WiN) Middle East Chapter. The Chapter was announced at COP 28 by His Excellency Mohamed Al Hammadi, Managi ...... read more
• The pledge follows the successful launch of the Supplier Sustainability Forum in partnership with the UAE’s Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE) and the Dubai Chamber of Commerce.
• FMCG partners who witnessed the pledge will work collaboratively with Carrefour to improve sustainable operations.
Dubai, UAE, 8th December 2023: Under the auspices of the Ministry of Climate Change and Environment (MOCCAE), Majid Al Futtaim Retail, which owns the exclusive rights to operate Carrefour in the UAE, has pledged alongside 16 of its Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) partners at the 28th Conference of Parties (COP28). The pledge entailed a joint effort t ...... read more
Ajman, UAE - December 8, 2023 - The Ajman Department of Tourism Development (ADTD), led by His Excellency Mahmood Khaleel Alhashmi, Director General, has successfully concluded a meticulously planned and executed strategic roadshow across key destinations in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) from December 4 to December 7. The primary objective of this initiative was to elevate the profile of tourism in the Emirate of Ajman, showcasing its distinctive attractions and immense potential to a discerning global audience.
In Muscat, Oman, on December 4, the Ajman Department of Tourism Development formalized a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Travel Point LLC, a recognized leader in ...... read more
Dubai, UAE; December 06, 2023: In a significant step towards empowering local talent, LM Exchange, one of the leading money transfer and currency exchange companies in the UAE, in collaboration with India's renowned Federal Bank, has successfully concluded a specialized training programme for its Emirati workforce. The inaugural initiative saw five Emirati employees complete an intensive week-long course at the Federal Bank's Training Academy in Aluva, India.
The comprehensive curriculum covered crucial topics, including Anti-Money Laundering (AML), IT, digital banking innovations, counterfeit currency detection, and customer service excellence, among others. Beyond the classroom, ......
Abu Dhabi: 07 December, 2023: Abu Dhabi Airports announced today a deal between Abu Dhabi Airport Free Zone (ADAFZ) and Abu Dhabi based Grand Move, to develop a 35,000 square metre community mall in the new Al Falah district.
The deal, sealed at the BIG5 construction event in Dubai, is structured as a Musataha agreement for a term of 29 years and carries an initial project investment of
AED 65, 300,000.
The Grand Move Group is a real estate organisation that owns several retail brands and a variety of luxury brands that target GCC customer demands for fashion and lifestyle.
Commenting on this new announcement, Maureen Bannerman, Chief Commercial Officer, Abu Dhabi A ......
Torrente, Al Mansoori denied by late show after setting the pace as new Class 3 championship begins
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 7th December, 2023: Team Abu Dhabi were denied pole position today for the opening round of the new UAE Class-3 Offshore Powerboat Championship as Arif Al Zaffain and Nadir Bin Hendi in Fazza produced a late show in Khor Fakkan.
Shaun Torrente and Faleh Al Mansoori in Abu Dhabi 4 led for much of the qualifying session before Al Zaffain and Bin Hendi, who had made a slow start after missing official practice, came through with the fastest time by just 0.252 secs.
Sharjah Team’s Konstantin Ustinov and Dmitry Vandyshev were third quickest in near perfect condi ...... read more
Exhibits energy storage solutions and product concepts in Dubai
DUBAI, UAE - (December 7, 2023): Acer Inc. (TWSE: 2353) unveiled today, at a press conference in Dubai, its “Conscious Technology” vision for technology designed and made with consideration for the future. It also shared its ongoing climate efforts, while a showcase of two new energy storage solutions and a climate exhibition featuring technology and product concepts were made open to the public.
Acer has joined the RE100 initiative and committed to sourcing 100% renewable electricity by 2035. It has also pledged to achieve net-zero emissions by 2050. As one of the world’s top ICT comp ...... read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 7 December 2023: Get ready for a month-long visual spectacular as Dubai transforms into a canvas of vibrant lights, with the third edition of Dubai Lights, featuring spellbinding drone shows and light art installations set to illuminate the city’s skyline during the 38 days of Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF).
The 29th edition of DSF, the world’s favourite retail festival, kicks off on 8 December and is set to captivate audiences right through until 14 January, with a vast variety of events, concerts, retail deals, pop-up markets, family-friendly experiences and chances to win day in and day out of the excitement packed festival.
DRAMATIC D ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, 7 December 2023: Driven by its strategy and commitment to promoting cultural and environmental awareness, the Mohammed Bin Rashid Library (MBRL) is organising a series of unique, free cultural events for all age groups in the month of December.
The first of these events is a lecture on the arts of Nabati poetry and the reflection of geography in its vocabulary, in the UAE. The lecture, which is called ‘The Impact of Geography on Emirati Nabati Poetry’, will be presented by the poet-researcher Fahad Al Maamari.
To celebrate World Arabic Language Day, the MBRL will host the iconic Tunisian singer and composer Lotfi Boushnak in an exciting evening, ‘An artist ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, 7 December 2023: Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) concluded the Government Innovation Labs series, held at Etihad Museum to discuss a set of specific plans and ideas related to innovating new services for customers and members of Dubai's public libraries, museums, and heritage sites. This is in line with the Authority’s sectoral priorities and its strategic roadmap aimed at encouraging effective participation by all segments of society, which contributes to achieving Dubai’s cultural vision of positioning the emirate as a global centre for culture, an incubator for creativity, and a thriving hub for talent.
The innovation lab discussions and s ...... read more
Anastasiia Hortman, the founder of Hortman Clinics in Dubai, is at the forefront of a revolution in regenerative medicine. With a unique blend of beauty, health, and wellness expertise, Hortman has established herself as a pioneering figure in the field, driving advancements in stem cell regenerative and molecular medicine. Her dedication to this innovative domain underscores a commitment to shaping a healthier, more vibrant future.
Hortman Clinics: A Nexus of Innovation in Regenerative Medicine
Hortman Clinics, under Anastasiia's leadership, has become synonymous with cutting-edge regenerative medicine. The clinic's approach seamlessly integrates the principles of hospitality ...... read more
• Thales has a long-standing partnership with the Egyptian Ministry of Defense, supplying various defense systems for different platforms across all domains: Land, Sea, Air, and Space.
• Since 1973, Thales has developed a strategic partnership with the Egyptian Ministry of Defense encompassing a transfer of technology and local manufacturing of defense-related systems.
7th December 2023 - During the Egypt Defense Expo (EDEX), Thales signed an agreement with the National Service Products organization to renew the Arab International Optronics Joint Venture ( AIO).
The joint venture agreement was signed by Gen. Tarek Saad Zaghloul Chairman of Arab International Optr ...... read more
With the holiday season right around the corner, the time has come to start putting together gifts for your family and friends. In today’s digital world, data is all around us, all the more reason why storage solutions make a great gift. Be it for the gamers, photographers and adventurers, there is a Western Digital gift waiting for them all.
For the handheld gamer: The Nintendo-licensed 1TB SanDisk microSD card for Nintendo Switch systems is the perfect gift for the handheld gamer in your life. As the handheld gaming market continues to explode and more AAA titles are released, help your loved one get the most out of their on-the-go gaming and save them the stres ...... read more
Dubai, UAE: International Gifts Platform (IGP) held a grand launch ceremony amidst the presence of esteemed dignitaries and celebrated influencers. The grand arrival of International Gifts Platform (IGP) in the UAE sets a new standard in the realm of gifting experiences. Celebrating its remarkable legacy of delivering over 10 million gifts worldwide across 100+ countries, IGP unveiled an enchanting world of personalized and heartfelt gifts to the UAE.
The launch event unfolded with glitz and glamour as the red carpet welcomed guests to capture unforgettable moments at the captivating photo booth. Amidst the celebration, a sumptuous grazing table beckoned, adorned with an array of de ...... read more
Dubai – 07 December 2023: Dubai Customs received the prestigious (Honorary Fellowship) award from IdeasUK, making it the first Arab and global institution outside the UK to receive such recognition since the organization's inception in 1987. The accolade was presented to Hussain Al Fardan, Senior Manager of Innovation Center within the Strategy and Corporate Excellence Department, during the concluding event of IdeasUK conference held on November 9, 2023. Andy Pedos, the organization's founder, and Stuart Lewis, its CEO, bestowed the award.
Furthermore, Dubai Customs received special commendations from both governmental and private entities partaking in the conference ...... read more
Dubai and Riyadh, 7th December 2023: The next phase of progress and evolution of Formula E came one step closer as the FIA confirmed the choice of suppliers for the GEN4 race car – set to debut in Season 13 of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship in 2026/27.
With Formula E just nine seasons old, the on-track technology is ever-evolving and has undergone revolutionary changes in that short spell and has come a long way since its debut back in 2014.
The tender process completed by Formula E and the FIA took on thorough analysis of all bids submitted, evaluating the technical specifications of each product as well as a host of supporting aspects.
As with GEN3, GEN4’s te ...... read more
Impact includes popular routers, open-source components used to connect critical local networks in energy, healthcare, transportation, and emergency services
Forescout, a global cybersecurity leader, today released “SIERRA:21 – Living on the Edge,” an analysis of 21 newly discovered vulnerabilities within OT/IoT routers and open-source software components. The report — produced by Forescout Research – Vedere Labs, a leading global team dedicated to uncovering vulnerabilities in critical infrastructure — emphasizes the continued risk to critical infrastructure and sheds light on possible mitigations.
“SIERRA:21 – Living on the Edge&rdquo ......
Visitors can join several events including a Styling Workshop led by celebrity stylist Cedric Haddad, swap pre-loved clothes and accessories, and customise their items.
Istituto Marangoni Dubai, Milan’s prestigious export of fashion and design education, will be participating at Sole DXB, the highly anticipated youth and contemporary culture festival in the region which is returning to Dubai Design District (d3), from 8 to 10 December.
During this year’s event, the design school will be offering guests an immersive experience showcasing the Institute's commitment to fashion and design and reinforcing its dedication to sustainability. Attendees ...... read more
25 various sports events, including 7 international championships, will take place during this weekend in different locations of Dubai, in collaboration with Dubai Sports Council, and with distinctive participation of huge numbers of individuals of various ages & multi-nationalities from UAE & overseas; top of these sports events are: Dubai Fitness Championship, the Emirates Dubai Grand Prix Sailing Championship (Sail Gp), Sir Winston Churchill Cup, International Boxing Championship, the Gulf Classic Cars Championship and Euro Dragon Boat Cup.
The Emirates Dubai Grand Prix Sailing Championship will be launched on 9th & 10th Dec. at Rashid Port. It will be held in partn ...... read more
• Registration is now open for the junior tournament to be played at Emirates Golf Club on 13th and 14th January ahead of the Hero Dubai Desert Classic
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 07 December 2023: Ahead of the 35th edition of the Hero Dubai Desert Classic, organisers have confirmed the Junior Dubai Desert Classic will return next January with the second edition providing a unique opportunity for young aspiring golfers in the UAE and beyond to gain competitive experience.
Hosted by Hero Dubai Desert Classic in collaboration with Emirates Golf Federation, registration is now open for the 2024 tournament which will take place on 13th and 14th January at Emirates Golf Club ...... read more
06 December 2023: Education Above All (EAA) Foundation, a global education institution, showcased its commitment to climate education and green skills at COP28 through engaging sessions. The foundation participated in six sessions emphasizing the integration of climate change education in secondary schools and the importance of equipping refugee and community-based youth with green skills. EAA Foundation was also a partner at Silatech’s session on Building Sustainable Futures: Promoting Economic Resilience, Food Security, and Climate Action through Decent Work, hosted at the Qatar Pavilion Blue Zone.
The session which featured QFFD Director General, H.E Khalifa Al Kuw ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, 6 December 2023: The Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) in partnership with the Museum of the Future hosted Senator Bill Nelson, NASA Administrator, for a session titled "Space and Beyond: The Future of Space Exploration," during his official visit to the UAE. The session featured astronauts Sultan AlNeyadi and Hazzaa AlMansoori and was attended by H.E. Martina Strong, Ambassador of the USA to the UAE, H.E. Salem Humaid AlMarri, Director General, and H.E. Khalfan Belhoul, CEO of the Dubai Future Foundation, along with the media and public.
During the session moderated by Saud Karmustaji, Director of Strategic Communications, MBRSC and held at the Museum of the ...... read more
• Growing participation in the program promises to greatly expand access to renewable energy in semiconductor space
• Announcement coincides with COP28 climate conference
Dubai, UAE, December 6, 2023 – Schneider Electric, the leader in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, today announced that Google, ASM and HP have joined the Catalyze program, which aims to accelerate access to renewable energy across the global semiconductor value chain and IT supply landscape, as new global sponsors.
The first-of-its-kind program was first announced in July, with sponsors Intel and Applied Materials. The announcement that three more l ......
6 December 2023: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced strengthened profitability projections for airlines in 2023, which will then largely stabilize in 2024. However, net profitability at the global level is expected to be well below the cost of capital in both years. Very significant regional variations in financial performance remain.
Outlook highlights include:
• Airline industry net profits are expected to reach $25.7 billion in 2024 (2.7% net profit margin). That will be a slight improvement over 2023 which is expected to show a $23.3 billion net profit (2.6% net profit margin).
• In both 2023 and 2024 return on ......
The Libyan National Oil Corporation (LNOC) proudly announces the launch of its groundbreaking sustainability strategy, 'Think Tomorrow,' marking a pivotal moment in the company's commitment to sustainable development, environmental stewardship, and diversified energy sources in Libya.
This visionary strategy, under the dynamic leadership of Chairman Farhat Bengdara, is centered around the 'Power of Potential.' Unveiled at COP28, the strategy, signifies LNOC's bold initiative to move beyond traditional oil-centric operations, aligning with the global shift towards sustainable practices.
Commenting on the strategic importance of this initiative, Chairman Far ...... read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 06 December 2023: It’s official. Dubai International (DXB) has once again been named the "World's Leading Airport" at the prestigious 30th annual World Travel Awards Gala Ceremony, held last week in Dubai. The award solidifies DXB’s position as a global leader in the aviation industry.
The award reflects the hard work and dedication of DXB’s entire team, and the airports exceptional performance over the past 12 months in various aspects of its operation, including guest experience, customer service, state-of-the-art facilities and technologies and overall airport experience.
DXB welcomed 64.5 million guests in the first ...... read more
The Organizing Committee of "Dubai Marathon" has announced the routes of the 23rd edition of the Marathon, which will be held on Sunday 7th Jan. 2024 with participation of elite of the top racers in the world.
Dubai Marathon, one the eminent annual sports activities, is organized with the support of Dubai Sports Council (DSC) and considered as one of the oldest long distance running races in the region.
Participants in Dubai Marathon compete in three distances; these are: the 42.195 km professionals' category / 10 km amateurs' category / 4 km beginners' category. Participation door in the Marathon is open for male & female racers of var ...... read more
du achieves a significant milestone with the successful implementation of Solar On Tower, garnering 79% energy savings and 11-ton CO2 reduction annually
Dubai, UAE, December 6, 2023: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunication Company (EITC), today announced the successful implementation of the Solar on Tower (SOT) solution. The innovation addresses the challenge of limited space at mobile sites by installing solar panels on monopole towers, enabling the solarization of hundreds of sites within Dubai.
The Solar on Tower solution, patented invention by du, is an innovative and seamlessly integrated solution developed in-house, has been deployed at 60 sites in du's network as ...... read more
• The new vehicle sets new standards in terms of design, comfort, and innovation for the C-sedan segment.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 6, 2023: Kia Middle East and Africa has announced the official launch of its all-new model, the Kia K3, at the Riyadh Motor Show in Saudi Arabia. Alongside this unveiling, Kia as a sustainable mobility solutions provider will be showcasing seven of its most impressive vehicles for the public which are EV6, EV9, K8 HEV, K5 HEV, Seltos, Sportage, between December 5 to 9, 2023.
The Riyadh Motor Show serves as a platform for Kia to showcase its automotive innovation, emphasized through its ‘Movement that I ...... read more
• Race drivers have used shift lights for decades to ensure maximum acceleration
• By selecting M for Manual on the e-Shifter, the driver is in total control of when to change gear
• The customizable Performance Shift Indicator can also be used when driving for fuel economy
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 6 December 2023 – The high-performance 292kW Ford Ranger Raptor was designed and engineered to deliver maximum thrills on- and off-road.
“The Ranger Raptor was designed and engineered by car enthusiasts for car enthusiasts,” said Dave Burn, chief platform engineer, Ranger Raptor. “Inspired by desert racing1, Ranger Raptor d ...... read more
Wednesday 6th December, 2023: Today, UAE Team Emirates’ CEO and Team Principal, Mauro Gianetti, was invited to present at COP28 and used the platform to announce the team’s ambitious goal of reaching net-zero by 2030.
The announcement, which underscored the team’s dedication to leading the way in sustainable sports and contributing to a more environmentally conscious future, also highlighted its position as the first Professional Cycling Team to achieve Carbon Neutrality, an accomplishment achieved at the end of the 2023 season.
Gianetti, who was speaking on a panel at the FAB Pavilion said: “Since day one, our team’s mission has bee ......
Alibaba Group’s research institute DAMO Academy said it has come up with an early screening method powered by AI technologies to detect pancreatic cancer with high-accuracy, a significant breakthrough that made large-scale pancreatic cancer screening possible.
Its deep learning-based algorithm can detect pancreatic lesions hard to be observed by human eyes in non-contrast CT scan, making it possible to enhance imaging-based screening for pancreatic cancer.
According to a recent journal from Nature Medicine, the model, trained on more than 3,200 image sets, achieved high performance on key diagnostic indicators. It achieved a specificity of 99.9%, suggesting that there ......
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 5, 2023: The Dubai Health Authority( DHA) has completed the first phase of the Dubai Household Health Survey 2023, which included extensive field operations, during which health data and information was collected from the participants.
The survey is now in the second and final phase that includes analysing data and extracting results. The survey will provide evidence-based gold standard data to support future planning of the health sector in Dubai to help in the progress, development, and sustainability of the health sector.
On the 10th of September, DHA, in cooperation with the Dubai Data and Statistics Establishm ...... read more
A snow-covered moon is the magical setting for OMEGA’s festive season campaign, which features watches from all four collections and a cast of playful characters.
For this year’s gift-giving season, OMEGA is sharing Winter Tales. Inspiring stories set in a frozen corner of the cosmos, all told with the help of charming characters.
There are astronauts for Speedmaster, seahorses for Seamaster, stars for Constellation, and De Ville people dressed in city style. Of course, a beautiful OMEGA timepiece is central to each scene, including many of the Swiss brand’s most popular and sought-after styles.
Commenting on the Winter Tales campaign, OMEGA&rsquo ...... read more
05 December 2023: The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for October 2023 global air cargo markets indicating the third consecutive month of stronger year-on-year demand.
Global demand, measured in cargo tonne-kilometres (CTKs*), increased by 3.8% compared to October 2022. For international operations, the demand lagged slightly at 3.5%.
Capacity, measured in available cargo tonne-kilometres (ACTKs), was up 13.1% compared to October 2022 (11.1% for international operations). This was largely related to the growth in belly capacity. International belly capacity, for example, rose 30.5% year-on-year on the strength of passenger markets.
6 December 2023 - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) announced that the ongoing recovery in passenger demand continued in October.
• Total traffic in October 2023 (measured in revenue passenger kilometers or RPKs) rose 31.2% compared to October 2022. Globally, traffic is now at 98.2% of pre-COVID levels.
• Domestic traffic for October rose 33.7% versus October 2022, driven by the triple-digit percentage growth recorded in China, and was 4.8% above the October 2019 results.
• International traffic climbed 29.7% compared to the same month a year ago. All markets saw double-digit percentage gains year on year. International RPKs reached ......
Dubai, 05 December 2023: In honour of the 25th year of its partnership with Al Tayer Motors in the UAE, Maserati invited key members from the UAE dealer’s leadership team to participate in an exclusive visit to the brand’s official headquarters in Motor Valley, Modena, further strengthening the long-held relationship between Maserati and Al Tayer Motors.
The immersive visit offered the brand’s UAE partner an unprecedented glimpse into the House of Trident and included a preview of the recently unveiled MCXtrema, one of only 62 exemplars of the most extreme creation in Maserati’s history. Perceived as the Italian luxury brand’s most powerful track ...... read more
UAE, Abu Dhabi, 5 December 2023: The Higher Organizing Committee of Unmanned Systems Exhibitions (UMEX 2024) and the Simulation and Training Exhibitions (SimTEX 2024), held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Ruler of Abu Dhabi and taking place from 23 to 25 January 2024 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC), has announced the launch of the “Programming Challenge” competition, which aims to build national competencies in specialized programming sectors.
Organized by ADNEC Group in collaboration with the UAE Ministry of Defense, UMEX and SimTEX 2024 are the only events of their kind in the region that specialize in the un ......
Dubai-UAE. 4 December 2023: EnerTech Holding Company, the Kuwait-based innovator, investor and developer of end-to-end sustainability solutions, have signed an agreement with the government of Rawnda on the sidelines of COP28 to establish a fair and effective carbon framework in Rwanda, and accelerate the deployment of renewable energy.
The Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed by Ammar Shihab, CEO of EnerTech Ventures, Her Excellency Dr. Jeanne d'Arc Mujawamariya, Minister of Environment in Rwanda, His Excellency Vincent Biruta, Rwanda’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation; and Teddy Mugabo, CEO of Rwanda's Green Fund.
Under the agreeme ...... read more
In the heart of Dubai, where tradition meets innovation, Al Cazar stands tall as a beacon of culinary craftsmanship. Established in 1975 by a group of South Indian visionaries, the company has evolved into a bakery powerhouse, synonymous with unparalleled quality and reliability.
Over the years, Al Cazar has not just embraced change; it has driven it. With a dedicated team of over 400 staff, a fleet of 90 vehicles, and a customer base exceeding 4,000, Al Cazar has become a cornerstone in the culinary landscape of the UAE. From Arabic and English bread to cakes and sandwiches, our repertoire of over 200 products caters to diverse tastes, making Al Cazar the largest sandwich seller in the ...... read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 5 December 2023: The 29th edition of the Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF), the world’s favourite retail festival, is just around the corner and as always, DSF delivers a whole host of opportunities to win extraordinary prizes throughout the 38 days of the festival in its highly-anticipated raffles and draws. For this edition, that includes the chance to win a luxury apartment, luxury cars and millions of dirhams in cash.
This DSF, there’s the chance to win up to AED 100,000 in cash every day with the ENOC Raffle – and better yet, you don’t have to wait to win. WIth Pre-DSF and DSF raffle draws, simply spend AED 25 at Zo ...... read more
Dubai – 05 December 2023: An Asian passenger tried to smuggle marijuana through Dubai International Airport by grinding it and concealing it in bags, claiming it was henna powder. However, Dubai Customs officers, equipped with extensive experience and advanced skills from regular training, uncovered the deception. The confiscated narcotics, along with the passenger were handed over to the General Directorate of Anti-Narcotics at Dubai Police, showcasing the collaborative efforts between Dubai Customs and the Dubai Police.
The incident began when Dubai Customs inspectors grew suspicious of a bag passing through inspection devices for a flight from an Asian country. Images rev ...... read more
By surpassing its COP28 target fourfold, the Energy Transition Accelerator Financing Platform (ETAF) signals strong momentum for renewable energy financing in developing countries
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, December 5, 2023 – Today, with the addition of four new partners, financial pledges towards the International Renewable Energy Agency’s (IRENA) ETAF platform reached USD 4.05 billion, surpassing its original target for COP28 by more than fourfold.
The platform, established in 2021 with support from the United Arab Emirates, aims to scale up renewable energy projects that contribute to Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) in developing countries, while ......
December 5, 2023, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates: As the official reference for geographic information at the federal level and the authoritative body responsible for issuing official maps, the Federal Geographic Information Center proudly announces the launch of the General Map of the United Arab Emirates in both Arabic and English. This milestone symbolizes a commitment to geographical accuracy and national pride.
Part of an ongoing series of official maps developed in collaboration with relevant authorities, this initiative underscores the Center's dedication to providing a unified and reliable source of geographic information for the nation. The primary goal is to empower gover ...... read more
ENEC and Westinghouse will explore the potential technical and commercial deployment of the eVinci microreactor in the UAE and overseas to support achieving Net Zero by 2050
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 05 December 2023: The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) and Westinghouse, an international leader in designing, developing and deploying commercial nuclear energy facilities, have together signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) regarding the eVinci™ microreactor as a key solution for tackling the dual challenges of energy security and climate change. The MoU signing took place at COP28 between HE Mohamed Al Hammadi, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of EN ...... read more
This new product line offers cutting-edge solutions that can run directly on solar power, setting the stage for sustainability in the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) industry
Dubai, UAE (November 2023): As the world gathers for COP28 in Dubai, a pivotal moment in the global fight against climate change, GREE, the world’s best-selling HVAC manufacturer as per Euromonitor, takes centre stage by unveiling its groundbreaking Solar VRF (Variable Refrigerant Flow) air conditioning system. With its capability of running fully on solar power, this product launch not only marks a significant stride in the HVAC industry but also underscores GREE’s commitment to providi ...... read more
Dubai, UAE, 2 December 2023: Just five days after Emirates marked the UAE’s milestone achievements in space exploration, the airline has taken to the skies again this time performing a spectacular National Day flypast during the Emirates Dubai 7s.
Flying at an altitude of just 500 feet, the iconic A380 soared over the main pitch at 3.43pm local time, adorned with Emirates’ new signature livery and delighting thousands of spectators. Exactly five minutes later the A380 glided back, saluting world-class athletes and passionate fans alike.
UAE National Captain Mubarak Al Mheiri, Deputy Chief Pilot piloted the flight, joined by Captain Ricky Garala, Deputy C ......
Al Zaffain, Bin Hendi aim for another Class 3 victory in Fazza
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 3rd December, 2023: Team Abu Dhabi will be up against familiar rivals when they look to start the new UAE Class-3 Offshore Powerboat Championship with a victory in Khor Fakkan on Thursday.
The experienced pairings of Faleh Al Mansoori with Shaun Torrente in Abu Dhabi 4 and Rashed Al Tayer alongside Majed Al Mansoori in Abu Dhabi 5 expect a highly competitive opening round, which is part of the Khor Fakkan Marine Festival.
The revival of Class 3 racing in the UAE began earlier this year, with Arif Al Zaffain and Nadir Bin Hendi taking Fazza to victory in Abu Dhabi.
They will be among the leading con ...... read more
- MoU focuses on potential opportunities for GE Hitachi’s BWRX-300 technology advancement in the Middle East and Africa
- The collaboration strengthens the UAE’s position as a leader in clean energy transition and SMR technology deployment globally
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 03 December 2023: The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GE Hitachi). The MoU will identify opportunities for future investment in Small Modular Reactor (SMR) technology development to further consolidate the UAE’s position as a pioneering leader in nuclear innovation, and nuclear energy technology deploym ...... read more
Dubai, UAE (December 03, 2023): In a steadfast commitment to ensuring unmatched protection for esteemed clients, ANIB is thrilled to announce the launch of its innovative F&I products. Demonstrating a strong dedication to meeting the diverse needs of customers, they have meticulously crafted these enhanced insurance solutions to elevate the safeguarding of your vehicles to unprecedented levels.
Developed in collaboration with NGI, the underwriter of the product, and administered by Waypoint Systems, the new suite of products delivers a comprehensive range of benefits, providing you with the confidence to navigate the open road while safeguarding your valuable asset from various ...... read more
• Wellth, the only hub for integrative medicine in Dubai, promises new hope with natural reversal of chronic diseases such as Diabetes, Autoimmune Disorders, Cardiovascular Disease and much more
• During the first year of operations, Wellth helped over 2000 patients to naturally amplify their body’s healing potential by reversing years of their age or chronic diseases.
Dubai – December 05, 2023: Wellth, UAE's premier integrative medicine hub, proudly commemorates its inaugural year dedicated to operational excellence and reversal of chronic diseases.
Strategically located in one of Dubai’s iconic locals, Jumeirah ...... read more
Company secures 11 patents and 90 percent automation powered by robotics and 3-D printing technology to deliver 100 times yield with 95 percent less water usage and a fraction of the production cost – that can drastically reduce US$7.7 billion fresh fruits and vegetables import bill to make the UAE significantly more self-sufficient in plant-based food production
Date: Dubai, UAE; December 5, 2023
1. The world’s first artificial intelligence-driven, solar energy-powered, robotics-enabled, innovation-patented and 3D-printed hydroponic vertical farm set up in the UAE, seeks investment to turn the UAE into a net plant-based food exporter ...... read more
• Emirates Post Group and the Universal Postal Union, in collaboration with the UAE’s Ministry of Education and UNITAR, highlighted the role of postal networks in advancing climate education.
04, December, 2023: Emirates Post Group (EPG) and the Universal Postal Union (UPU), in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR) hosted a workshop session titled ‘Delivery for the Future: The Postal Network as Infrastructure for Lifelong Climate Education’ on the sidelines of the 28th annual Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change 2023 (COP28).
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Ahmed Mahboob Musabih: The UAE Progresses Confidently Towards the Goals of 'We the UAE 2031” Vision
Dubai – 04 December 2023: The Dubai Customs Consultative Council (DCCC) extended its congratulations to the United Arab Emirates, including its leadership, citizens, and residents, on the 52nd National Day. They commended the UAE government's dedicated efforts in boosting competitiveness, elevating economic sectors, and reinforcing collaboration between the public and private domains. The council acknowledged the impressive performance of the national economy in 2023, particularly in the commercial sector, which experienced a robust resurgence fueled by Comprehensi ...... read more