The Women’s Heritage Walk prepares for its fifth annual desert adventure

The Women’s Heritage Walk prepares for its fifth annual desert adventure

After three months of intense training, a group of 60 women will depart from Abu Dhabi on foot on February 1, 2019, to cross the desert to Al Ain over the course of five days. The “Sand Sisters,” are retracing a historical Emirati migration trekked by women and their families not so long ago. Historically, the residents of Abu Dhabi would set out on this arduous trip to Al Ain in search of the cooler climate and to facilitate trade. Women, men, and children would cross the desert on foot…

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Nutrition Conference Brings Together Local and Global Experts to Discuss an Integrated Lifestyle Approach to Curbing Disease Rates in the UAE

Nutrition Conference Brings Together Local and Global Experts to Discuss an Integrated Lifestyle Approach to Curbing Disease Rates in the UAE

Held in Dubai earlier today, the ‘Positive Nutrition as Prevention of NCDs: The Traditional Diets and the Mediterranean Model’ conference looked at the effects of simple lifestyle changes on disease risk reduction UAE, Dubai, 29 January 2019: Organised in Dubai on the occasion of the 44th edition of Arab Health, today’s conference discussed widespread nutrition myths and provided in-depth insight into the health benefits of a Mediterranean diet. It tapped into the diet’s crucial role in the successful prevention of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes and obesity.…

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His Holiness Pope Francis Sends Powerful Message of Peace and Coexistence Ahead of Historic Visit to the UAE

His Holiness Pope Francis Sends Powerful Message of Peace and Coexistence Ahead of Historic Visit to the UAE

First Papal Visit to Arabian Peninsula starts in Abu Dhabi on 3 February Pope Francis to hold discussions with one of world’s most foremost Muslims – His Eminence the Grand Imam of Al Azhar Dr. Ahmed At-Tayyeb Papal Mass for 135,000 in UAE capital on 5 February Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 02 February 2019, (AETOSWire):  His Holiness Pope Francis, head of the Catholic Church, has sent a message on the importance of peaceful tolerance, interfaith dialogue and coexistence ahead of his historic visit to the UAE on 3 February.…

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Hoover Ferguson Appoints Kevin Friar as President

هوفر فيرغسون تُعين كيفن فراير رئيساً لها

HOUSTON–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– Hoover Ferguson, a global leader in tank and container solutions with more than 40 locations in 25 countries, announced today that it has appointed Kevin Friar as president. “We are delighted to welcome Kevin to Hoover Ferguson at such an exciting time for the company,” said Donald Young, chairman and CEO, Hoover Ferguson. “We have achieved significant growth over the past ten years, and we have ambitious goals for the future. I am confident that Kevin’s experience, skills and leadership will be instrumental in achieving our expansion and growth…

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Abu Dhabi Fund Earmarks Dh184m for Development Projects in Comoros

Abu Dhabi Fund Earmarks Dh184m for Development Projects in Comoros

ADFD has allocated nearly AED253 Million for development projects in the education, healthcare, water, energy and infrastructure sectors since 1979 Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates -(AETOSWire): The Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) today formalized a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of the Comoros, which stipulates that the ADFD will offer AED 184 million (US$50 million) to fund the Comorian government’s various development programs and projects. Comoros President Azali Assoumani attended the signing of the MoU, which was signed by Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi, Director-General of the ADFD and H.E. Mr. Mohamed…

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Global Conference of Human Fraternity to Convene Prominent International Religious, Intellectual, Media Personalities

Global Conference of Human Fraternity to Convene Prominent International Religious, Intellectual, Media Personalities

Gathering to coincide with historic visit of His Holiness Pope Francis and His Eminence Dr Ahmad At-Tayyeb, The Grand Imam of Al Azhar Event to consolidate UAE’s status as global centre of tolerance Conference to promote tolerance and peaceful coexistence among nations Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire) – The Global Conference of Human Fraternity will convene prominent international religious, intellectual and media personalities, event organiser, the Muslim Council of Elders, today revealed. The Council is an Abu Dhabi-based independent international organisation chaired by His Eminence Dr Ahmad At-Tayyeb, Grand…

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Cancer Cases Grow Rapidly, With 18.1 Million New Cases and 9.6 Million Deaths Reported In 2018 Alone

Cancer Cases Grow Rapidly, With 18.1 Million New Cases and 9.6 Million Deaths Reported In 2018 Alone

Cervical cancer is reported to be one of the leading cancers affecting women worldwide Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): In an endeavour to promote awareness on leading medical conditions that affect fertility, Fakih IVF Fertility Center hosted a Cervical Cancer Awareness Talk, at the facility’s premises in Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Al Ain. Aimed to raise awareness on cervical cancer and its implications on fertility, the interactive session outlined the key drivers of cervical cancer and also discussed treatment methodologies to overcome the illness, as well as fertility issues, which…

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Raysut Cement to Upgrade Clinker Cooler for Savings

Raysut Cement to Upgrade Clinker Cooler for Savings

Signs agreement with Ayoki Engineering for project Muscat, Oman,  (AETOSWire):  Raysut Cement Company (RCC), Oman’s largest cement manufacturer today said it is upgrading its clinker cooler technology to increase savings in its production. RCC has signed an agreement with Oman-based Ayoki Engineering LLC for the upgradation of the company’s clinker cooler line 3 at Salalah.  As an EPC contractor, Ayoki will source all the equipment for the clinker cooler upgrade from IKN GmbH, Germany, a statement from Raysut said. “The upgrade of clinker cooler is in line with Raysut’s strategic…

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Meggitt Training Systems to Display Live-Fire and Virtual Solutions at IDEX 2019 in UAE

Meggitt Training Systems to Display Live-Fire and Virtual Solutions at IDEX 2019 in UAE

SUWANEE, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– Meggitt Training Systems, the leading provider of integrated live-fire and virtual weapons training products and services for armed forces and law enforcement, will display a broad range of solutions on two stands during the biennial International Defence Exhibition and Conference in Abu Dhabi, UAE, Feb. 17-21, 2019. “Meggitt Training Systems offers our global customer base the ideal combination of in-house military and law enforcement expertise, combined with local support across our product portfolio,” said Andrea Czop, vice president of strategy, sales and marketing for Meggitt Training Systems.…

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Huawei takes FullView display experience to the next level with the launch of HUAWEI nova 4 – the first Punch Display smartphone in the UAE

Huawei takes FullView display experience to the next level with the launch of HUAWEI nova 4 – the first Punch Display smartphone in the UAE

The Selfie Superstar smartphone features the industry’s smallest 25MP under-display selfie camera Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 29, 2019 – Huawei Consumer Business Group (BG) today introduced  HUAWEI nova 4 in the UAE, its newest device featuring a notch-less Punch display. Developed with Huawei’s insights into industry trends and consumer needs, the HUAWEI nova 4 brings a cutting-edge premium design and a new generation of FullView experience to the UAE consumers. HUAWEI nova 4 is equipped with the industry’s smallest 25MP under-display front camera, which measures at 3.05mm in diameter,…

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3 STEPS TOWARDS A WHITER SMILE

3 STEPS TOWARDS A WHITER SMILE

**Brilliant Smile Whitening Oral Care at The Smile Bar ** Did you know that most oral care products in the store, currently marketed as low-budget whitening products, have no proven effect? The few products that actually work, usually achieve their effect by abrasiveness. In the long-term however, abrasive toothpastes damage the teeth enamel and these should therefore not be used on a daily basis. Unlike many other manufacturers who carry different toothpastes for different needs (sensitive, whitening, caries control, etc.) Brilliant Smile, a teeth whitening company founded in Sweden in…

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Mauritius receives higher footfalls from Saudi Arabia as compared to other GCC countries

Mauritius receives higher footfalls from Saudi Arabia as compared to other GCC countries

First 10 months in 2018 saw the country welcoming close to 15000 Saudi travellers and sees a rise in newly married couples Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, January 29th, 2019: Mauritius is witnessing a higher growth of tourist arrivals from Saudi Arabia and it has touched close to 15000 travellers in the first 10 months of 2018. There has been a surge in newly married couples preferring Mauritius due to its pristine beaches and eco-tourism destinations. Since September 2017, Saudi Arabian Airlines (Saudia) has started their scheduled flights between Riyadh and Jeddah…

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Hill-Rom introduces advanced smart bed to UAE’s Healthcare providers and caregivers

Hill-Rom introduces advanced smart bed to UAE’s Healthcare providers and caregivers

Centrella® Smart+ bed includes verbal and visual alerts, contactless monitoring features and patient-controlled comfort system Partnerships with Microsoft and EarlySense to deliver advanced capabilities previously unseen in the Middle East region 29 January, 2019; Dubai, United Arab Emirates – Global medical-technology provider Hill-Rom today gathered healthcare providers and caregivers in Dubai to witness the launch of the Hill-Rom Centrella® Smart+ bed in the UAE. Ahead of Arab Health 2019, the medical professionals were shown how the Centrella™ Smart+ bed delivers optimised patient safety, enhanced patient satisfaction and advanced caregiver-focused technology.…

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Go Asian for Valentine’s Day dinner

Go Asian for Valentine’s Day dinner

Toshi will offer a Valentine-themed Asian buffet spread of hearty dishes Dubai, UAE (January 30, 2019) – On Valentine’s Day, treat your special someone to a hearty dinner at Toshi, the signature Pan Asian restaurant at Grand Millennium Dubai Barsha Heights. Toshi will offer a Valentine- themed Asian buffet spread of specialty dishes from Japan, China, Singapore, Indonesia, Myanmar, Korea and Vietnam from 7:00pm until 11:00pm on 14th February for AED199 per person with water and soft beverages and AED299 per person with three hours of free-flowing drinks. Couples will…

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