Saudi Arabia’s Royal Commission for AlUla Announces Birth of Two Arabian Leopard Cubs in Significant Boost to Critically Endangered Subspecies

Saudi Arabia, AlUla, 31 July 2019-(AETOSWire)- Saudi Arabia’s Royal Commission for AlUla (RCU) has announced the birth of two Arabian leopard cubs, as it commences a breeding programme to help preserve and eventually reintroduce the critically endangered big cat subspecies back into the wild in the North West of the Kingdom as part of its portfolio of Arabian Leopard Initiatives (ALI). The cubs, one male and one female, were born on 26 April at the Prince Saud Al-Faisal Wildlife Research Centre in Taif in the North West of Saudi Arabia.…

Northern Trust Appointed by Introspect Capital to Provide Global Custody and Brokerage Solutions

Deal Creates Operational Efficiencies for Emerging and Frontier Market Investments ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– Dubai-based asset manager Introspect Capital has appointed Northern Trust (Nasdaq: NTRS) to provide global custody and brokerage services. Through its asset servicing and global capital markets capabilities, Northern Trust is helping drive efficiencies for Introspect Capital across its fund operations – supporting its business strategy by enabling the investment team to focus directly on portfolio management and business development. Founded in 2017, Introspect Capital is a boutique asset manager investing chiefly in equities across the Middle…

‘Royal Hospital Kids’ Free Reading App Launched for Hospitalized Children in Oman

Muscat, Oman , 30 July 2019-(AETOSWire)- Al Manhal, part of TechKnowledge General Trading based in the United Arab Emirates, in cooperation with the Department of Hematology and Oncology for Children at the Royal Hospital in Oman and with the support of Ara Petroleum, a subsidiary of Al-Zubayr Group based in the Sultanate of Oman, have launched the free virtual library reading application ‘Royal Hospital Kids’ for children residing in the hospital to help children to bear and overcome the stages of treatment. Several studies have shown the positive effect of…

IFHC AND AL AIN ZOO COLLABORATE TO EDUCATE YOUNG LEARNERS ON CONSERVATION

International Fund for Houbara Conversation’s experiential workshops in future-focused interactive Sheikh Zayed Desert Learning Centre will raise awareness of importance of Houbara and its position in the ecosystem Abu Dhabi, UAE – 16July 2019:The International Fund for Houbara Conservation, (IFHC), the global leader in pre-emptive species conservationjoin forces with Al Ain Zoo to become the first outside entity to host experiential education workshops for young learners at the zoo’s interactive Sheikh Zayed Desert Learning Centre (SZDLC). IFHC will conduct two days of workshops, on July 10 and 17, for students…

Nissan Honours Staff at its Annual Skills Contest

Dubai, UAE,15July 2019–Nissan Middle East recently held its annual Skills Contest and Awards Ceremonywhich recognizes the company’s top sales and customer service employees from its National Sales Companies (NSC) from across the Middle East. Over a duration of three-days, members from Nissan’s NSCs from across the Middle East converged in Dubai to take part in a contest of knowledge, negotiation, vehicle servicing, and customer service.Written tests were given to Sales Executives, Service Advisors, and Parts Executives testing their knowledge and wits across each of their respective categories. Another component were…

A charitable initiative from the ADNOC Sas Al Nakhl School brings together AED 86,000 for the UAE Red Crescent

Abu Dhabi, UAE –July15, 2019:ADNOC Schools’ Sas Al Nakhl Campus raised AED 86,000 for the UAE Red Crescent and received the prestigious Aoun Award for Community Services sponsored by the Emirates Red Crescent (ERC), for their outstanding humanitarian efforts and contribution towards society and help penurious families around Abu Dhabi through the guidance of ERC. Led by grade 12 student Reem Al Ali, seven students from the Sas Al Nakhl campus participated in the competition, and helped raise funds througha charity sale initiative. The team of participants organized a number…

Sharjah real estate transactions recorded 14.7 billion AED in the first half of 2019

Government Communication Department – Real Estate Registration Directorate – Sharjah 14/07/2019: – Real estate transactions have recorded14.7 billionAED in the Emirate of Sharjah in the first half of this year (2019), as per the latest report revealed by the Sharjah Real Estate Registration Directorate (SRERD). Abdul Aziz Ahmed Al Shamsi, Director General of the Sharjah Real Estate Registration Directorate in Sharjah, said the Emirate recorded 27,588 total transactions that covered 24 million feet in area. “Most of the real estate dealings recorded in the Emirate of Sharjah over first six…

A bouquet of appropriate gifts for Eid al – Adha 2019

Versa Lite Edition is available for AED 799 in white, lilac, mulberry and marina blue. Versa Lite Edition accessories feature materials including stain-resistant, swim-ready and comfortable classic silicone bands in five new vibrant, fashion-forward colors: marina blue, mulberry, scarlet, sunshine and lilac. Sport-inspired hybrid woven bands (coming soon) feature eye-catching bold stripes: navy and pink, navy and mulberry, navy and orange, and black and gray. All new Versa Lite Edition accessories are compatible with the Versa family of smartwatches, and existing Versa accessories are compatible with Versa Lite Edition, ranging…

Create Memories with Family Package at Warwick Al Khobarin Saudi Arabia

Treat your loved ones to a perfect family getaway at Warwick Al Khobar hotel in Saudi Arabia. Book a well-deserved and fun-filled vacation and enjoy 50 % off on the second room with the ‘Family Package’. The offer is available from 21st June until 20th July 2019 when you book one night of a double accommodation. Additionally, the package is inclusive of buffet breakfast for two persons while children dine free until 6 Years old, 15% discount on laundry, 15% discount on food and beverages, free access to the swimming…

Dubai Customs honors outstandingclientsin 4th monthly recognition ceremony

Dubai – 16 July 2019: Dubai Customs held its 4thmonthly client recognition ceremony of 2019 to honor best performing clients and businesses in various categories. As a token of appreciation to the outstanding clients, and following directives of the Director General of Dubai Customs, Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, the event has turned into a monthly celebration instead of an annual occasion. In his opening remarks, Director General of Dubai Customs, underscored that meeting customer needs and requirements is a top priority for Dubai Customs in order to ensure their wellbeing and…