Central Bank to serve as the developer of Lebanon’s Land Bank

Beirut, Lebanon, January27, 2020: Some may wonder why the Banque du Liban operates a vital facility such as Middle East Airlines. The reason for this was the bankruptcy of Intra Bank in the 1960s, which made the central bank the owner of the airline since then.When any institution in the world is liquidated, its physical assets are sold to fulfill the rights of its creditors, and this is what happened with Intra Bank at the time. In a simple economic approach, we can say that the Lebanese state owes the…

Millennium Hotels and Resorts MEA takes over Al Dana Diamond Makkah

Dubai, United Arab Emirates (January27, 2020) – Millennium Hotels & Resorts MEA, one of the fastest-growing regional hotel management companies in the Middle East & Africa according to October 2019 report issued by STR, formerly known as Smith Travel Research, is pleased to announce the taking over Al Dana Diamond Makkah and rebranding it as M Hotel Al Dana Makkah. Aligning with the robust expansion plan Millennium Hotel & Resorts MEA, this property will add 611 keys to its inventory of 3,240keys in the kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Situated in…

Ruler of Dubai visits 45th edition of Arab Health

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 27th January 2020:His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai visited Arab Health Exhibition and Congress 2020 on the opening day of the event (Monday 27th January). Arab Health will welcome more than 55,000 healthcare and trade professionals from more than 159 countries and 4,250 exhibiting companies from over 64 countries to the Dubai World Trade Centre from 27 – 30 January for the 45th edition of the largest healthcare event in the Middle East. Commenting on the…

GIAS 2020 kicked off today in Dubai

Dubai, UAE, 27th January 2020 The second edition of the Global Investment in Aviation Summit (GIAS 2020) kicked off today (Monday) at Madinat Jumeirah, with an overwhelming participation of ministers of aviation and heads of civil aviation authorities from the UAE, the region and wider world, who will discuss the world’s leading aviation investment projects, as well as opportunitiesand challenges in the sector. Organised by the General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), The three -day summit features a record-breaking number of events, including a line-up of interactive panel discussions and inspiring…

Multi-Oscar Nominated ‘Little Women’ Hits Cinemas Across the Middle East on January 30th

Dubai (January 27th, 2020):Following this month’s bignews that Little Women has been nominated for six Academy Awards, including Best Picture, at the upcoming Oscars 2020, Empire Entertainment has announced thatthe filmis set for its long-awaited release in cinemas across the Middle East on January 30th.Directed by Greta Gerwig, the filmimmerses the audience in the memories, moments, accidents of fate and acts of will that form the March sisters – ink-stained, defiantly independent writer Jo; nurturing, principled, would-be actor Meg; fragile, open-hearted musician Beth; clever, aspirational painter Amy – into their…

KAAKI and INDEX Sign MOU to Boost E-sports in the Middle East

Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, 27 January 2020: Kaaki Sports Group, a prominent sport player in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) and INDEX Conferences and Exhibitions, a leading event management company in the UAE, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) -Cooperation Agreementyesterday, in Riyadh, the capital of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA). The agreement aims to improve cooperation and strengthen collaboration between both entities, in regards to organizing exhibitions, events and competitions of international reputein the field of e-sports in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The MoU-signing ceremony,…

GulfDrug Celebrates 50 Years of Care, Trust and Commitment of Providing for and Growing with Health Institutions in the UAE

23 January, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Established in 1969 and tied to the early history of healthcare in the UAE, GulfDrug LLC marks its 50th anniversary as a premier provider of healthcare products, services, and solutions in the country. Fast forward a few decades, the company has entered 2020 with a comprehensive group of healthcare technology and innovation leaders, branched via its various divisions, and has big growth plans. Starting off as an ancillary pharmacy to a small private clinic, Dr. Hassan Al Moosa Private Clinic, in the once ‘downtown’…

FAMILY ADVENTURE MOVIE “THE CALL OF THE WILD” STARRING HARRISON FORDRELEASES THROUGHOUT THE UAE ON 20TH FEBRUARY

Dubai, United Arab Emirates,January 2020 –American adventure movie “The Call of the Wild” starring Harrison Ford (Star Wars: Episode IV – A New Hope and Indiana Jones – Raiders of the Lost Ark), Dan Stevens (Downton Abbey and Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb), Omar Sy (Jurassic World), Karen Gillan (Jumanji: The Next Level and Avengers: Infinity War) and Bradley Whitford (The West Wing and The Good Guys).alongside a clever digitally animated canine friend Buck releases throughout the UAE 20th February. Directed by renowned animation director Chris Sanders…

Wandercraft, a pioneer in walking robotics, is exhibiting for the first time at the ARAB HEALTH trade show in Dubai in 2020 booth Z2L15

United Arab Emirates- Founded in 2012, Wandercraft is a French company that has pioneered realistic and autonomous walking exoskeletons. Wandercraft’s team works at the cutting edge of walking robotics, in partnership with the leading medical teams and dynamic robotics laboratories in both Europe and USA. In France, Wandercraft works alongside the Kerpape CMRRF and the Centre HOPALE-Jacques Calvé on exoskeleton development, as well as with the Pionsat CMPR APAJH which is investigating clinically, the effects of the exoskeleton on the rehabilitation of the standing and walking exercises. It has received…

Jannah Hotels & Resorts Records Successful Participation at Saudi Arabia Hospitality Investment Conference (SHIC)

29 January 2020, Abu Dhabi, UAE: Jannah Hotels & Resorts participated at the industry leading event, the Saudi Arabia Hospitality Investment Conference (SHIC), that took place on 21st and 22nd January in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. SHIC 2020 brought together more than 350 dignitaries, developers, investors, hotel owners and operators to discuss the future of the kingdom’s ever-growing hotel market in light of the event theme, ‘Transform Tomorrow’. The event featured more than 90 high-profile speakers from companies paving the way in Saudi Arabia’s hospitality investment industry, and have addressed various…