Artificial Intelligence-based business English test showcased in Dubai

استعراض اختبار اللغة الإنجليزية للأعمال بواسطة الذكاء الاصطناعي خلال معرض دبي للموارد البشرية

A new way of testing business English using Artificial Intelligence will be showcased at the Middle East’s largest HR show in Dubai 3rd November, 2019- Dubai, United Arab Emirates:  Linguaskill is an online English test developed by a Cambridge Assessment English, a department of Cambridge University. It is already being used by big names such as Air France and by banks across Europe, Russia and Egypt. Linguaskill has come along at a time when research continually shows that English is a key skill for organisations that want to operate globally,…

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Riyadh on Track to Become Sustainable City – International Experts

Riyadh on Track to Become Sustainable City – International Experts

Over 60 international experts have concluded a 2-day symposium ‘Riyadh: The Sustainable City’, offering advice and suggestions on projects worth US$23 billion, that will help transform Riyadh into a world-class sustainable city and enhance the lives of its 7 million residents. Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, (AETOSWire): A panel of prominent international experts from various academic and professional fields have concluded a symposium on Riyadh’s plans to become a world-class sustainable city. The Symposium, hosted by The Royal Commission for Riyadh (RCRC), took place at King Fahad Library, Riyadh on…

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Rixos Bar Al Bahr Announces the Appointments of New Executive Chef and Director of F&B

Rixos Bar Al Bahr Announces the Appointments  of New Executive Chef and Director of F&B

Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates, 18 November 2019: Rixos Bab Al Bahr announces the expansion of its F&B team with two new appointments in key leadership roles. With significant developments planned for the next year, the ultra-all-inclusive beachfront resort is proud to welcome Ömer Canbay as Executive Chef and Ahmet Okur as Director of Food & Beverage. Canbay brings two decades of experience with him to the role, with his most recent posting being at the Hilton Dalaman Sarigerme Resort & Spa in Turkey as Executive Chef. The Turkish…

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FIVE HEALTH BENEFITS OF EATING VEGAN FOR WORLD VEGAN DAY

FIVE HEALTH BENEFITS OF EATING VEGAN FOR WORLD VEGAN DAY

by Banin Shahine, Nutrition Manager at Fitness First Middle East 27th October 2019, Dubai: With World Vegan Day (1st November) just around the corner, there’s no better time than to re-think our daily diet and switch from animal produce to a vegan based lifestyle. There are lots of reasons why people decide to go vegan, such as environmental concern and animal welfare, but eating a plant-based diet also has some major health perks too. According to Fitness First Nutrition Manager, Banin Shahine, a vegan diet is richer in certain nutrients.…

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ZOOM celebrates its10th anniversary with 100 prizes for lucky winners

ZOOM celebrates its10th anniversary with 100 prizes for lucky winners

Dubai, UAE; October 31, 2019:ENOC Group celebrated the 10th anniversary of its popular ZOOM convenience storeswith 100 prizes presented to lucky customers. The prizes included: 10 iPhone XRs, 10 one-year gym memberships; 10 air-tickets; 10 Metro NoL cards; 10 Tahini gift cards;10 five-star hotel staycations; 10 back-to-school vouchers from Borders; 10 gold bars; and 10 Samsung tablets. Celebrating the milestone, ENOC Group had rolled out a 43-day promotion whereby customers had the opportunity to win prizes when they spent only AED20 at any ZOOM store. In total, 100 winners were…

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Dubai Customs receives delegation from Community Development Authority to review best CSR practices

Dubai Customs receives delegation from Community Development Authority to review best CSR practices

Dubai – 31 October 2019: A delegation from the Community Development Authority visited Dubai Customs to learn more about their experience in the field of Corporate Social Responsibility. Khalil Saqer bin Gharib, Director of Corporate Communication Department received the delegation which included Fatima Butti Al Muhairi, Director of Investment and Corporate Social Responsibility and Aisha Saeed Hareb, Head of Corporate Responsibility Section. Bin Gharib said: “This meeting reflects the healthy and strong relationships between government entities, and we promote and encourage all types of positive cooperation with all public and…

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UAE dairy imports from Ireland top AED113 million in first half of the year

UAE dairy imports from Ireland top AED113 million in first half of the year

Bord Bia, The Irish Food Board, have announced a 10% increase in value and 23% increase in volume of dairy produce to the UAE in 2019 during Gulfood Manufacturing Irish dairy exports to the UAE increased 80% between 2010 and 2018 Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 31st October 2019: Bord Bia, the Irish Food Board, has announced a record AED113 million in Irish dairy exports to the UAE in the first half of 2019, and an 80% increase in dairy exports from Ireland to the UAE between 2010 and 2018. The…

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With strong technical support and an easily accessible local inventory MaK Middle Eastexpands Services for ‘Legacy’ MaK engines

With strong technical support and an easily accessible local inventory MaK Middle Eastexpands Services for ‘Legacy’ MaK engines

In recognition of the make-up of the MaK marine population in the MENA region, MaK Middle East has increased its investment in parts for older engines, backed up by unique technical knowledge UAE – Dubai – October 31, 2019:MaK Middle East LLC, a Caterpillar company established in Dubai in 2017, continues to deliver on its client-first product support approach. Alan Naisby, Managing Director of MaK Middle East and MaK Asia, clarified saying, “Our goal is always to satisfy MaK vessel owners, regardless of the age of their engines, as we…

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BCG has conducted an in-depth study into the future of the retail fuel industry.

BCG has conducted an in-depth study into the future of the retail fuel industry.

Four possible emerging market scenarios that could change the industry both globally and in the GCC region Dubai, UAE, October31, 2019—Thefuel retail industry in the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) needs to make ashift from vehicle-centric to customer-centric value propositions. Boston Consulting Group’s (BCG) new report titled, ‘Is There a Future for Service Stations?’ evaluates the impending wave of technology transformation and demand for diversified, digitized customer touchpoints in the digital age. “Several trends are impacting and disrupting the fuel retail market globally. Among the most powerful of these are the…

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Head to The Pointe for a thrilling weekend of Mexican-themed parades, classes, art and more this weekend

Head to The Pointe for a thrilling weekend of Mexican-themed parades, classes, art and more this weekend

Dubai,31October 2019:For those who are yet to make plans forthe Halloween weekend, The Pointe at Palm Jumeirah is hosting a jam-packed line up of Dia de los Muertos festival fun, with a range of exciting prizes up for grabs. Offering a three-day series ofparades, games, competitions,dance, music, foodie experiences and more, The Pointe is the place to be from 31 October to 2 November. The waterfront venue will also have stunning art installations,and a Mexico-themed market with art and Mexican snacks. Dance and join a parade: 31 October and 1…

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Apple Watch Series 5 with built-in cellular arrives at du on 1st November

Apple Watch Series 5 with built-in cellular arrives at du on 1st November

Dubai, UAE, 31 October 2019: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), today announced it will offer Apple Watch Series 5, featuring an Always-On display, breakthrough communication, fitness and health capabilities along with built-in cellular. To help Apple Watch Series 5 (GPS + Cellular) customers get started, du will also offer a special introductory cellular trial.Customers will be able to order Apple Watch Series 5 at www.du.ae, and all will be available in stores starting on 1 November. For complete pricing details, please visit www.du.ae. Fahad Al Hassawi, Deputy CEO…

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AN ICON REIMAGINED FOR THE 21ST CENTURY: NEW LAND ROVER DEFENDER MAKES ITS MENA DEBUT AT THE DUBAI INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW

AN ICON REIMAGINED FOR THE 21ST CENTURY: NEW LAND ROVER DEFENDER MAKES ITS MENA DEBUT AT THE DUBAI INTERNATIONAL MOTOR SHOW

31 October 2019, Dubai, U.A.E –The New Land Rover Defender will be making its highly anticipated MENA debut at the 2019 Dubai International Motor Show, which will run from 12-16 November at the Dubai World Trade Centre. As the largest international automotive event across the Middle East and North Africa region, there is no better occasion to mark the return of this iconic car. “There are few cars as ingrained in the history of the UAE as the Land Rover Defender, and we are elated to be able to welcome…

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5 of the Galaxy Note10’s Most Dynamic Display Features

5 of the Galaxy Note10’s Most Dynamic Display Features

Designed to bring passion and the power to create to users’ lives, the Galaxy Note10 and Note10+ device lineup is packed to the brim with innovative display features. Giving users the power to work and play with more freedom than ever before, anything is possible with the dynamic display of the Galaxy Note10+, which was described by DisplayMate as the most innovative and high-performance smartphone display they have ever lab tested. To help you see why the Note10 series is best in its class, here are five of the most…

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Tetra Pak Recognised for Continuous Innovation at Gulfood Manufacturing 2019

Tetra Pak Recognised for Continuous Innovation at Gulfood Manufacturing 2019

“Best Stand Award” goes to Tetra Pak for the sixth consecutive year Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 31 October 2019: Tetra Pak, world’s leading food processing and packaging solutions company, took home another award at this year’s Gulfood Manufacturing. This is the sixth time the company wins the title since its participation in the region’s most important F&B manufacturing show. Every year, Tetra Pak raisesthe bar and offers the best experiences to the food and beverages industry peers, customers, and visitors of the show. From interactive production zones and on-stand workshops…

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Azizi Developments unveils new sales gallery on SZR

Azizi Developments unveils new sales gallery on SZR

The centre boasts nearly 10,000 sqft of customer centricity Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 31, 2019: Azizi Developments,a leading private developer in the UAE, has inaugurated its new sales gallery, placing its customers at the very forefront of all of its decisions and operations. Located on Dubai’s Sheikh Zayed Road, on the 13th floor (1301-1304) of the five-star Conrad Hotel, the almost-10,000 square feet centre delivers effective services through a seamless integration of all customer journey touchpoints. In line with Azizi’s core value of customer centricity, the new sales centre…

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UAE Volunteer announced as the youngest member of Airbnb’s Antarctic Sabbatical

UAE Volunteer announced as the youngest member of Airbnb’s Antarctic Sabbatical

Rasha El Saleh will travel to Earth’s most remote continent to join a first-of-its-kind scientific research mission lead by Kirstie Jones-Williams Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 31 October 2019: UAE resident Rasha El Saleh, a passionate environmentalist, has been selected from tens of thousands of applicants to travel to Earth’s most remote continent on a first-of-its-kind scientific research mission spearheaded by Airbnb and Ocean Conservancy. The worldwide competition open to UAE residents through Airbnb, the global travel marketplace, has chosen the 25-year-old for a 4-week sabbatical where she will take part…

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Fashion and beauty in focus at City Centre Mirdif’s Autumn/Winter 19 showcase

Fashion and beauty in focus at City Centre Mirdif’s Autumn/Winter 19 showcase

A programme of immersive fashion and beauty-focused activities will be led by the mall’s brands The activation celebrates the arrival of the Autumn/Winter 19 collections at City Centre Mirdif Daily opportunities to win surprisesfrom fashion-favourite brands Dubai, UAE, October 31, 2019:The Autumn/Winter19 fashion season is in full swing at City Centre Mirdif as the mall hosts the final days of its immersive and informativeprogramme of fashion shows, workshops, instant-win competitions, and more, available until 2 November. The new season comes to life in a series of fashion shows from renowned…

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