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MINISTRY OF ECONOMY HIGHLIGHTS UAE’S ECONOMIC GROWTH DURING MEETING WITH US GOVERNOR OF MISSOURI

Abu Dhabi – H.E. Abdullah bin Ahmed Al Saleh, Undersecretary of the UAE Ministry of Economy (MOE) for Foreign Trade and Industry, has emphasized during a recent meeting with delegates from the State of Missouri in the United States the depth of the economic relations between the UAE and the US, and noted the various opportunities for the development of …

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SMART DUBAI DELEGATION LAUDED FOR SUCCESSFUL PARTICIPATION AT ANNUAL SMART CITIES EXPO AND WORLD CONGRESS

UAE – A delegation led by the Smart Dubai Office has returned to Dubai after a successful visit to Barcelona, Spain to showcase achievements in Dubai’s ongoing smart transformation during the annual Smart Cities Expo and World Congress there, and to share best practices from Dubai with the global audience. “The Start Dubai delegation to the Smart Cities Expo has …

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UAE MINISTRY OF ECONOMY SUCCESSFULLY HOLDS ‘THE TOURISM INNOVATION AND TRANSFORMATION FORUM 2016’

Abu Dhabi – Under the auspices of His Excellency Eng. Sultan bin Saeed Al Mansoori, Minister of Economy, the UAE Ministry of Economy successfully organized ‘The Tourism Innovation and Transformation Forum 2016’ in cooperation with the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). The forum, which was held today (Wednesday, November 23, 2016) at The Westin Dubai Al Habtoor City in Dubai, aimed …

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Booking.com Launches New Content API for AccommodationChannel Managers and Content Providers

Booking.com Content API Release 3

  Today Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travellers with the widest choice of incredible places to stay, announced the launch of its new Content API for accommodation channel managers, content providers and property management companies. Following a successful round of beta testing earlier this year with a select group of early adopters, these new specifications provide free access for …

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BREAKING NEWS FOR FOODIES!

Hong Kong – Straight from Northern Italy, ZUMA Hong Kong received delivery today of the largest White Truffle of premium quality to arrive in Hong Kong this year. Weighing in at 549g the Truffle is understandably causing quite a stir in the ZUMA kitchen! The celebrated White Truffle Season in Northern Italy is currently at its peak, when temperatures are …

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BOOKING.COM LAUNCHES NEW CONTENT API FOR ACCOMMODATION CHANNEL MANAGERS AND CONTENT PROVIDERS

AMSTERDAM – Today Booking.com, the global leader in connecting travellers with the widest choice of incredible places to stay, announced the launch of its new Content API for accommodation channel managers, content providers and property management companies. Following a successful round of beta testing earlier this year with a select group of early adopters, these new specifications provide free access …

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AL TAYER VISITS NOOR POWER STATION 1 IN OUARZAZATE, MOROCCO

Marrakesh, Morocco – HE Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, MD & CEO of Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA), visited Noor Power Station 1 in Ouarzazate, Morocco, which was established by ACWA Power. Mohammed Abunayyan, Chairman, ACWA Power Abdulhameed Almuhaideb, CEO Shuaa Energy, Ishaq Alhammadi, UAE Country Manager, Badis Darraji, Morocco Country Manager were present. Al Tayer was accompanied by HE …

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BRAZILIAN BUSINESSES TO HIGHLIGHT FUTURE OF HALAL MARKET AT GLOBAL BUSINESS FORUM ON LATIN AMERICA

UAE – Prominent business leaders from various Brazilian organizations in the UAE, including the Arab-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (ABCC), the Federation of Muslim Associations in Brazil (Fambras) and the São Paulo Investment Promotion Agency (Investe São Paulo), will be participating at the Global Business Forum on Latin America which will be held in Dubai on November 9 and 10, 2016,  …

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NORDIC-POWERED BLUETOOTH LOW ENERGY DEVELOPMENT BOARD OFFERS RAPID PROTOTYPING AND DEVELOPMENT FOR PROFESSIONAL AND HOBBYIST IOT APPLICATIONS

Oslo, Norway – Nordic Semiconductor today announces that Hong Kong-based RedBear has selected Nordic’s next generation nRF52832 Bluetooth® low energy (previously known as Bluetooth Smart) System-on-Chip (SoC) for its new ‘BLE Nano 2.0 Development Board’. The BLE Nano 2.0 is designed for use by hobbyists, makers, and professional developers of Bluetooth low energy Internet of Things (IoT) applications. The development …

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ABCC HOSTS ECONOMIC FORUM IN SAO PAULO TO ATTRACT MORE BRAZILIAN INVESTORS TO ARAB REGION

UAE – In line with their diligent efforts to build stronger economic ties between Brazil and the Arab World, the Arab-Brazilian Chamber of Commerce (ABCC) recently organized the Brazil-Arab Countries Economic Forum in Sao Paulo. The exciting one-day symposium witnessed the participation of leading local and foreign specialists who had gathered to discuss current issues such as the world economy, …

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BOUTIQUE, AVANT-GARDE DESIGNS SHINE AT 17TH EDITION OF VISION-X

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Unique retro designs featuring angular shaped frames made from acetate, were showcased by French designer Dzmitry Samal, taking centre stage during the 17th edition of Vision-X. Aiming to capture the UAE market with their avant-garde spectacles and sunglasses range, Henri Courment, Marketing Manager at Dzmitry Samal said: “In our designs, we take a lot of …

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NU-Q HOSTS RECEPTION TO RECOGNIZE NEW BOOKS BY FACULTY AND STAFF

Doha, Qatar – Northwestern University in Qatar (NU-Q) hosted a book reception to recognize the recent publication of four books, authored or edited by faculty and staff. The four are Professors Khaled AL Hroub and Sandra Richards; Associate Dean Klaus Schoenbach and Pamela Erskine-Loftus , director of the forthcoming Media Majlis at Northwestern University in Qatar. AL Hroub and Richards are, …

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SAMSUNG TO FULFILL THE PASSION AND DREAMS OF THE VOCAL TALENTS FROM MYANMAR NATIONWIDE WITH “GALAXY STAR 2017” PROGRAM

Yangon, Myanmar – Samsung Myanmar announced today that they will be collaborating with Namin Co., Ltd to create an exciting program for young vocalists in Myanmar. The aim of the program is to fulfill the passion and dreams of the vocal talents across Myanmar. The program will not only bring up youngsters to the music industry but also provide a …

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