Lounge Together with Plaza Premium Group

27th November 2019, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Plaza Premium Lounge introduces a Lounge Together offer where travelers get a 30% off on the lounge access of accompanying guests, when the primary guest pays full price. The offer is operational in King Fahd International Airport (Departure level) in Dammam and King Khalid International Airport (Terminal 1) in Riyadh where lounges offer exquisite services – starting from food, relaxation, entertainment and much more! The offer is valid till 15th December 2019.   WHAT: Lounge Together Offer WHEN: Until 15th December 2019 WHERE:…

Breakbulk Middle East effectively aligns with Expo 2020

Next year’s regionally renowned eventwill prove timely in its occurrence by leading into the World Expo and offering a topical conference agenda to help fulfill the country’s grand aspirations Dubai – United Arab Emirates –14thof November2019: Breakbulk Middle East, the GCC’s leading breakbulk and project cargo sector event, will strategically make its return to Dubai and align with the timing of the highly anticipated Expo2020. The fifth annual edition will once again be held under the patronage of Dr. Abdullah Belhaif Al Nuaimi, the UAE Minister of Infrastructure Development and…

TICKETS NOW ON SALE FOR THE EMIRATES AIRLINE FESTIVAL OF LITERATURE2020

Dubai, 14 November 2019: Tickets are now on sale for the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature 2020, the annual literary extravaganza which will take place from 4-9 February 2020 at the InterContinental, Dubai Festival City. The entertaining and eclectic line-up has something for everyone,featuring big names, award-winning novelists and world-leading experts on the compelling issues facing us all today. Withinsights on life’s big questions, ranging from how to save the planet, to how to make the world more sustainable, tolerant and harmonious for us all, organisers expect the multi-faceted programmeto…

United Arab Bank chooses Finastra to power digital transformation

Dubai, United Arab Emirates,November 14, 2019,Finastra announced today,duringFinastra Universe Dubai, that it has signed a transformative deal with United Arab Bank, a UAE-based bank that offers services toretail and corporate customers. The bank hasselected Finastra’sFusion Corporate Channels and Fusion Cash Managementproducts to strengthen its corporate offering and help attract more customers. It is also upgrading to the latest version of Fusion Equation,Finastra’s core banking solution, tooffer an improved digital experience to its retail customers.The solutions will help the bankbecome more competitive, streamline internal processes and,in turn,generate additional revenue streams. Ahmad…

A family affair for Abu Dhabi Dash Festival as the Community Relay Race returns to the Capital!

The Dash series fun and active community event designed to bring all ages and levels together in a relay race is set for a rollicking start.It is the first time ever both the Mini Dash and Adults race will takes place simultaneously and create one spectacular festival for all the family to enjoy.Mubarak Al Ameri, Executive Director – Events Sector, Abu Dhabi Sports Council commented: “We are pleased to announce the first Abu Dhabi Dash Festival combining both the Mini and Adult races on Saturday as part of Dash Series…

Dubai Supreme Council of Energy organizes a roadshow of the Emirates Energy Award 2020 in Kuwait

Kuwait, 13 November 2019: The Dubai Supreme Council of Energy held a press conference (12 November 2019) in Kuwait, to highlight the fourth edition of the Emirates Energy Award 2020, organized under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, under the theme ‘Inspiring Innovation for Sustainable Energy’. As part of the Council’s strategy, the aim is to encourage innovative ideas from individuals and research centres, as well as public and private sector institutions to…

Dubai Investments Employees paint Ghaf leaf wall mural marking the “Year of Tolerance”

Dubai, UAE, November 14th2019: Commemorating the “Year of Tolerance”, Dubai Investments echoed its “Unity in Diversity”, bringing together almost 50 nationalities from all the diverse group companies, to paint a tolerance inspired Ghaf tree leaf mural, reflecting the true essence of tolerance. The employees came together in vibrant and culturally rich cadre, infused with heritage, to inspire and enlighten on the importance of Unity in Diversity. The company stressed on the importance of tolerance as a universal value, symbolizing UAE’s authentic national tree – the Ghaf Tree – as a…

DFSA extends MoU with Chinese regulatory body CBIRC

Dubai, UAE, 14November2019:The Dubai Financial Services Authority (DFSA) today signed an extension to theirMemorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the China Banking and Insurance Regulatory Commission (CBIRC). The MoU was signed by ZHOU Liang, Vice Chairman of the CBIRC and Bryan Stirewalt, Chief Executive of the DFSA, during a visit by a CBIRC delegation to the DIFC. The initial MoU, signed in Beijing on 24 September 2007, facilitated co-operation and information sharing between banking supervisors.The extended MoU reflects the CBIRC’s supervisory mandate for insurance activities and providesa platform for both entities…

Tabadul and Fasah participated at the Zakat and Tax Conference

Riyadh, KSA, 14 November 2019:The leading Saudi Company forExchanging Digital Information (Tabadul), and its Integrated import and export platform (Fasah)participatedin the Zakat and Tax Conference, which was held at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Riyadh13 – 14 November. During the conference, where the most important challenges facing the economic sector and the latest changes in the field of international taxation were reviewed, Tabadul focused on its role in developing its services to the logistics and economic sectors and its projects in general, while Fasah showcased the most recently launched services, especially…

Nissan GT-R 50th AnniversaryEdition front and centerat Dubai International Motor Show

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – November 14, 2019:Few vehicles in the world can be instantly identified by just threeletters.But to motoring enthusiasts everywhere, “GT-R” has become synonymous with excitement, high performance and unparalleled refinement. The 2020 Nissan GT-R 50th Anniversary Edition takes the nameplate to a level that was unimaginable when it was first introduced50 years ago. To celebrate the half-century of the GT-R, engineers challenged themselves to find undiscovered performance potential while still making sure the car can be enjoyed by driversat any level. “A GT-R is about total…