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UAE Ministry of Economy steps up preparations for 5th Annual Investment Meeting 2015
Business & Money | Sunday 4 January, 2015 2:27 pm
The UAE Ministry of Economy has stepped up the preparations for the 5th Annual Investment Meeting (AIM), to be held from 30 March - April 1, 2015 at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.The AIM, which will be held under the theme ‘Sustainable Development Through FDI-Induced...
New metric rules for textile dealers in UAE
Business & Money | Friday 2 January, 2015 11:33 am
Textile dealers are being asked to measure up to new rules imposed by authorities on January 1.The UAE has implemented the International System of Units (SI) which replaces Imperial measurements such as foot, inch and yard with the metric system in the textile trade under the national system of...
No left turn along tram
Business & Money | Friday 2 January, 2015 11:27 am
Traffic has turned from bad to worse following the closure of five left turns and U-turns on roads running parallel with the tramway in Dubai Marina and Jumeirah Beach Residence (JBR).Dubai Tram, which passes through more than 30 traffic intersections in Dubai Marina, JBR and Al Sufouh, began...
Arab Social Media Award winners to be announced on 23 Feb. 2015
Business & Money | Thursday 1 January, 2015 11:10 am
The organizing committee of the Arab Social Media Award, an initiative of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, announced the Arab Social Media Award ceremony will take place February 23, 2015 to honour companies and...
Emirates Living residents raise safety concerns
Business & Money | Thursday 1 January, 2015 9:28 am
DUBAI Two years after launching an extensive signature campaign demanding a security overhaul, Emirates Living residents say they are still waiting for Emaar to act on their demands.In August 2012, Neha Bali, a resident of Meadows 2 spearheaded the signature campaign to raise a number of community...
RAKEZ enters into strategic alliance with FAB
Business & Money | Monday 30 November, -0001 12:00 am
Ras Al Khaimah Economic Zone (RAKEZ) and First Abu Dhabi Bank (FAB), the UAE’s largest bank and one of the world’s safest financial institutions, have signed an agreement to offer RAKEZ clients special banking benefits and solutions designed specifically to meet their business...
Senior Security Decision Makers Gather in Riyadh for IDC Security Roadshow
Business & Money | Monday 30 November, -0001 12:00 am
International Data Corporation (IDC) today hosted more than 200 of Saudi Arabia's most influential security decision makers at the Burj Rafal Hotel Kempinski in Riyadh for the 2019 edition of the IDC Security Roadshow. Running under the theme of 'Business Security: Risk &...
Uber launches new Community Guidelines to make every trip enjoyable for both riders and drivers
Business & Money | Monday 30 November, -0001 12:00 am
Today, Uber announced the launch of its new Community Guidelines as part of its endeavor to create a safe experience and fostering mutual respect, for both riders and partner-drivers using the app, across the Middle East region.    Those star ratings at the end of the trip matter;...
12,000 apply for Red Sea Development Company scholarship
Business & Money | Monday 30 November, -0001 12:00 am
The Red Sea Development Company (TRSDC), the master developer behind one of the world’s most ambitious tourism initiatives, has signed an agreement with the University of Prince Mugrin (UPM) to award 120 scholarships for undergraduate studies commencing this academic year 2019-2020. The...
COVID-19: Information on Nissan operations in Africa, Middle East, India region
Business & Money | Monday 30 November, -0001 12:00 am
In response to the continuing COVID-19 outbreak, Nissan has announced a temporary suspension to production in its Africa, Middle East and India region. This action follows the advice and guidance of respective national governments, and is being taken to safeguard the wellbeing of staff,...