Middle East

the sharjah commerce and tourism development authority participates in the sharjah international book fair 2017

Sharjah – Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA) is participating in the 36th Sharjah International Book Fair which started on November 1 and will run till November 11 at Sharjah Expo Center.  The Sharjah International Book Fair is the fourth largest book fair in the world, attracted 2.6 million visitors last year from the region and around the world. During the event …

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borgward group’s gcc launch at dubai international motor show to highlight renowned craftsmanship & performance

Dubai –  Automotive brand BORGWARD Group AG is set to introduce its renowned brand of aesthetics and performance to automobile enthusiasts across the GCC during its first-ever participation in the 14th Dubai International Motor Show. The company will showcase its user-friendly intelligent models featuring competitive German-made technology at Hall 2 -Stand 200 during the show’s run from November 14 to 18, …

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genetec receives positive response for its ‘access control’ roadshow in kuwait and dubai

Genetec Inc, the leading technology provider of unified security, public safety, operations and business intelligence solutions, successfully hosted a two-city roadshow in the Middle East region, which was held last October 24, 2017 at the JW Marriott Hotel in Kuwait City and October 25, 2017 at the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel in Dubai. The roadshows are organized in partnership with …

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uae opens ‘ripe 75’ meeting to explore opportunities in developing policies on internet numbering resources allocation

UAE – October 22, 2017 – The ‘RIPE 75’ meeting, hosted by the UAE Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) kicked off today (Sunday, October 22, 2017), with participation from leading local, regional and international players in telecoms and information and communications technology (ICT), including Google, Microsoft, Amazon, Apple, Facebook, LinkedIn, Nokia, Deutsche Telekom, Netflix, Orange, Omantel, OGERO, VIVA, du, and Etisalat. …

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national digitization unit partners with nxn to intensify the pace of digital transformation and unleash the power of data in the kingdom of saudi arabia

The MoU was announced by Mrs. Deemah Al-Yahya, Acting Chief Executive Officer of the National Digitization Unit, and Mr. Ghazi Atallah, CEO of NXN, on 10th of October 2017 at the Gitex Technology Week in Dubai. This new collaboration between NDU and NXN is closely aligned with the fundamental themes of the Saudi Vision 2030 to create “a vibrant society, …

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you’ll never look at the atm the same way again

DUBAI, UAE – NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today announced the launch of NCR SelfServ™ 80 Series, a new family of ATM solutions that will help financial institutions redefine the banking experience and change the way consumers interact with the ATM forever. Through a unique combination of innovation across software, hardware, and services, consumers and …

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super general company and geco successfully holds vat awareness seminar for its dealers

Super General Company and General Enterprises Company (GECO), part of Albatha Retail & Home Products Group, successfully organized a seminar aimed towards increasing awareness on the coming implementation of Value Added Tax (VAT) in the UAE at the Le Meridien Hotel. The event, which was attended by over 200 representatives of 90 SME dealers from the two companies, was held …

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region’s leading sustainability champions top winners list of 10th arabia csr awards

UAE – The list of winners of Arabia CSR Network’s 10th Arabia CSR Awards, the latest edition of the Arab region’s premier Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and sustainability accolade, were officially revealed during the awarding ceremony held in Dubai. The event was attended by senior government officials, members of the Diplomatic Corps, representatives from various organisations and leading sustainability champions, …

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efatoora supports dubai’s mandate to go paperless by 2021

In what is predicted to be the most disruptive tech event in the region to date, GITEX is bringing the best organizations with leading global digital transformation and game-changing technology solutions to the Middle East next month. The 37th GITEX Technology Week conference, which will open on October 8th 2017, aims to create an immersive, engaging and rewarding experience where …

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dafza enables customers to obtain dual licenses to operate across dubai

UAE – The Dubai Airport Freezone Authority (DAFZA), Dubai’s premier freezone aims at attracting local and national foreign direct investments (FDIs), recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Department of Economic Development (DED) in Dubai to allow DAFZA’s hosted companies to obtain dual licenses to operate across Dubai. The MoU is in line with intensified efforts between DAFZA and …

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sharjah joined ‘leisure moscow fair 2017’ for 15th year in a row

Sharjah, UAE – The Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA) has concluded its participation at the 23rd International Trade Fair for Travel and Tourism, also known as the ‘Leisure Moscow Fair,’ took place at the Expocentre Fairgrounds in Moscow between September 19-21, 2017. This marks the 15th year that the SCTDA has been participating in the event organized to provide …

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under our shelter: a powerful photographic exhibition presented by centre for refugees will open this october

Hong Kong – This October, Hong Kong non-profit organisation Centre for Refugees presents a powerful story about Hong Kong’s history as a place of refuge. Under Our Shelter is a curated look at Hong Kong’s history as a place of refuge using new, archived and privately held images, many of which have never been displayed in public. These thought-provoking photo-stories …

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emirati-iraqi team to be formed to facilitate bilateral investments & address challenges

Abu Dhabi – H.E. Engr. Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, UAE Minister of Economy, discussed the need to strengthen joint efforts to raise the level of economic, trade and investment cooperation between their two brotherly countries with H.E. Mohamed Shi’a Al-Sudani, Minister of Industry and Minerals of the Republic of Iraq, during a meeting held recently in Abu Dhabi. The two …

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archinnova to fully automate mohammed bin rashid housing establishment’s application delivery lifecycle

Archinnova, a leading innovative business technology consulting and implementation firm, has been selected by the Mohammed Bin Rashid Housing Establishment (MRHE) to help fully automate its Application Delivery Lifecycle. The company has been appointed by MRHE as a system integrator and is tasked with educating, implementing and supporting the installation and application of the ‘DevOps Solution.’ The move has positioned MRHE among …

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hundreds of property developers prepare to launch, showcase and sell their projects at cityscape global

Dubai, UAE – Up to three hundred local and international exhibitors are set to showcase their flagship projects at the world’s premier real estate exhibition, Cityscape Global, tomorrow (Monday 11 September). With on-site sales permitted for the first time for all UAE-based projects, a host of special offers and exclusive deals have been created by numerous local and international developers vying for investor …

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uae retains no. 1 spot as most appealing real estate investment country for gcc residents

Dubai, UAE – The UAE has retained its number one position as the most appealing country to invest in real estate in the world for GCC residents, while Dubai is the most preferred city, according to new research. The latest Real Estate Barometer study, conducted in partnership between YouGov and Cityscape Global, asked GCC home buyers and real estate investors where …

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