DP World receives high-level Dubai Police delegation at Hamdan bin Mohammed Cruise Terminal

DP World receives high-level Dubai Police delegation at Hamdan bin Mohammed Cruise Terminal

Dubai – 27 February 2019: DP World received at Hamdan bin Mohammed Cruise Terminal a high-level delegation from Dubai Police headed by Major General Abdullah Khalifa Al Marri, Commander-in-Chief of the Dubai Police, and included Brigadier Pilot Ahmad Mohammed Bin Thani, Assistant Commander-in-Chief of Dubai Police for Ports and a number of senior police officials. The delegation was received by Mohammed Al Mannaei, CEO – P&O Marinas, Executive Director – Mina Rashid, DP World UAE Region and a number of officials in the Group. A meeting was held to discuss…

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Social House offers women complimentary coffee to celebrate International Women’s Day

Social House offers women complimentary coffee  to celebrate International Women’s Day

This International women’s Day just got better as we celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women around the world. In honor of amazing women, Social House is giving out complimentary coffee throughout the day. Social House, the corner side restaurant with uninterrupted views of the Dubai Fountains and Burj Khalifa, offers diners an eclectic mix of east and west with a large menu of Pan Asian delicacies, Mediterranean bites and American-style steaks. The menu has an extensive reach with sections divided into ‘East’ and ‘West’. The all…

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du and Ajman University sign MoU to collaborate on 5G and IoT development as part of U5GIG

دو وجامعة عجمان توقّعان مذكرة تفاهم لتطوير حالات استخدام جديدة لشبكة الجيل الخامس وإنترنت الأشياء في مختبر الإمارات للابتكار

Students of Ajman University to get opportunity to research on latest IoT use cases Dubai, UAE, 3 March 2019: du and Ajman University (AU) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to further collaborate on 5G and Internet of Things (IoT) development as part of the UAE 5G Innovation Gate (U5GIG). The lab is officially inaugurated and can be accessed by U5GIG partners and universities to develop, test and customise IoT, 5G, and Artificial Intelligence use cases. The MoU was signed by Saleem AlBlooshi, Chief Infrastructure Officer, EITC, and Dr. Karim…

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The Millennium School in Dubai raises more than AED 333,000 to support two schools in Nepal and Cambodia

The Millennium School in Dubai raises more than AED 333,000 to support two schools in Nepal and Cambodia

Funds to be allocated to Dubai Cares’ ‘Adopt a School’ initiative Students, teachers and staff members involved in fund-raising activities throughout the year Dubai, United Arab Emirates –February 27th, 2019: Dubai Cares, part of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, has announced that Dubai-based The Millennium School, a GEMS school, has raised AED 333,996 towards supporting the organization’s ‘Adopt a School’ initiative. The amount, collected over an entire year through student-led activities within the school, will contribute to supporting the construction of 2 schools in Nepal and Cambodia and…

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BETT MEA 2019 to highlight evolving needs of 21st century education

BETT MEA 2019 to highlight evolving needs of 21st century education

Held in Abu Dhabi in partnership with the Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK) More than 3,000 attendees, and 100 exhibitors expected to participate Awards to be presented under categories of collaboration, game changer, innovation, and leadership Abu Dhabi, March 3rd 2019: Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Vice Chairman of the Abu Dhabi Executive Council, Bett Middle East & Africa (MEA) is back with a two-day education technology summit and expo in partnership with Abu Dhabi Department for Education and Knowledge (ADEK)…

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Turkish citizenship demand in Middle East soars after Ankara slashes investment by 75%

Turkish citizenship demand in Middle East soars after Ankara slashes investment by 75%

1). – 75% investment cut, from $1 million to $250,000 in December 2018, has boosted worldwide interest in the programme. 2). – Applicant can take back the investment, along with legal interest, and is allowed to sell the property after three years. 3) – Turkey being a Muslim country makes the preferred choice for Middle East applicants. 4) – Following the announcement, applications for Turkish passport has increased, receiving an unprecedented number of UAE applications. There is a surge of 55% in number of applications as compared to two years…

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Dubai Cares delegation visits India to formally close successful education program and launch new Early Childhood Education Intervention

Dubai Cares delegation visits India to formally close successful education program and launch new Early Childhood Education Intervention

Over 600,000 children benefited from Dubai Care s’ literacy & numeracy and school readiness support Delegation renews partnership with Pratham to support more than 300,000 children Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 3 March 2019: A delegation led by His Excellency Tariq Al Gurg, Chief Executive Officer at Dubai Cares, part of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives, recently visited India to witness the successful conclusion of its education program, launched in 2013 in partnership with Pratham. The program focused on enhancing literacy and numeracy skills, as well as Early Childhood…

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WASLA announces New Date, Venue and Headliners for this year’s ultimate Arabic Alternative Music Festival

مهرجان وصلة ينطلق بتاريخ ومكان جديدين مع نخبة من ألمع الأسماء والمواهب في عالم الموسيقى العربية البديلة

WASLA will take place on April 5, 2019 at its new home – Burj Park. Thrilling new headliners Cairokee, Massar Egbari, Mashrou’ Leila, 47 Soul & El Morabba3 have been added to the line-up. Tickets are now available atticketmaster.ae. Dubai, UAE (March 3, 2019): WASLA, the ultimate Arabic Alternative Music Festival has been confirmed for April 5, 2019, kicking off at 11am and rocking right through until 11pm, at Burj Park, Downtown Dubai. This year’s outstanding line-up includes heroes of the regional music scene, such as Cairokee, Massar Egbari, Mashrou’ Leila,…

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The Lounge, Burj Khalifa to celebrate Dubai Food Festival with ‘Seafood & Caviar Nights’

The Lounge, Burj Khalifa to celebrate Dubai Food Festival with ‘Seafood & Caviar Nights’

Recently, the red carpet was rolled out unveiling The Lounge in Burj Khalifa, the highest lounge in the world. Situated on levels 152, 153 and 154 of the global icon, The Lounge offers exceptional views of the city and a fascinating dining experience at 585 meters above Dubai. Following the phenomenal success of its opening and to mark the end of Dubai Food Festival, The Lounge, Burj Khalifa is hosting an exotic ‘Seafood & Caviar Nights’ from March 7 – 9, 2019 at 7.30pm until midnight. At the ‘Seafood &…

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Epson launches awareness campaign in UAE and KSA for cost saving EcoTank printers

Epson launches awareness campaign in UAE and KSA for cost saving EcoTank printers

 Dubai, UAE; 7 March 2019: Until the end of March, UAE and KSA residents can experience first-hand the benefits of Epson’s EcoTank printers by visiting Epson kiosks in major shopping malls in both countries; and at Universities in Jeddah, Riyadh and Dammam. According to Nikola Aksentijevic, Head of Sales- consumer, Epson Europe B.V: “We want people to know that there is an EcoTank printer for their every printing need, whether it is for printing your favourite photographs, important study reports, personal documents or business documents for home offices. At our…

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PTV Group eyes Middle East growth as the region invests in sophisticated traffic and autonomous vehicle management systems  

PTV Group eyes Middle East growth as the region invests in sophisticated traffic and autonomous vehicle management systems   

Dubai, UAE; March 07; 2019: PTV Group, a market leader in software solutions for traffic and logistics, has strengthened its presence in the Middle East with senior level appointments. In addition to the existing offices in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Johannesburg; the company is planning to open offices in Saudi Arabia and India to ensure greater proximity to customers.  PTV Group’s software is currently being used by key authorities and institutions in the region such as RTA, Department of Transport in Abu Dhabi, Federal Transport Authority UAE, Ras Al Khaimah…

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HUAWEI Mate 20 Pro Wins it’s first “Best Smartphone”at MWC Barcelona 2019

HUAWEI Mate 20 Pro Wins it’s first “Best Smartphone”at MWC Barcelona 2019

BARCELONA, Spain– February 28, 2019 –This week at MWC Barcelona 2019, Huawei Consumer Business Group (BG) received an award from the event organizer GSMA. The HUAWEI Mate 20 Pro was named the “Best Smartphone” in recognition of its powerful performance, outstanding camera system, long battery life, innovative charging solutions and striking design. This coveted accolade serves as a testament to Huawei’s leading technologies and its commitment to delivering the best products and user experiences to consumers around the world. Kevin Ho, President of Handset Business, Huawei Consumer BG, said, “We…

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Ministry of Cabinet Affairs and the Future Concludes International Civil Aviation Leaders Program in Collaboration with General Civil Aviation Authority

Ministry of Cabinet Affairs and the Future Concludes International Civil Aviation Leaders Program in Collaboration with General Civil Aviation Authority

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire) – The UAE Ministry of Cabinet Affairs and The Future wrapped up the first edition of the International Civil Aviation Leaders Program in collaboration with the UAE’s General Civil Aviation Authority as well as several international airlines and airports. The program aims to provide comprehensive and innovative training to promote best practices in civil aviation leadership and shape the skill sets of civil aviation leaders around the world to better meet their nations’ priorities in the sector. The pilot edition drew the participation of 14 general…

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Microsoft demonstrates ground breaking technologies in Financial Services Industry, at MEFTECH 2019

Microsoft demonstrates ground breaking technologies in Financial Services Industry, at MEFTECH 2019 n

Company participates as Gold Sponsor and reaffirm steadfast commitment to Saudi Arabia’s growth trajectory in the fintech sector and its realisation of Vision 2030 initiatives 28, February Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia – Reaffirming its long-standing commitment to drive digital transformation across the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Microsoft this week participated as Gold Sponsor at the second edition of MEFTECH 2019 held in Riyadh. The company highlighted the importance of cloud and Artificial intelligence in the financial services industry and discussed trends and opportunities within the sector. The two-day event…

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