Austria’s cone complex at Expo 2020 Dubai: The immeasurable magic of flowing space

Austria’s cone complex at Expo 2020 Dubai: The immeasurable magic of flowing space

Dubai,9 March 2020 –Austria has recently completed the first stage of construction for its pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai. A cone with a diameter of seven metres at the base now stretches up toward the sky, and 37 more cones – which together will form the pavilion ensemble – will be built on the 2,400 m² site over the next two months. The cones will be cut off at different heights ranging from 6 to 15 metres and interlaced with one another. This ambitious architectural concept uses the simple geometrical…

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Al-Futtaim Technologies and Cisco Systems hold an educational session on Cisco technology to customers

Al-Futtaim Technologies and Cisco Systems hold an educational session on Cisco technology to customers

Dubai, March11, 2020:As part of its on-going efforts to share knowledge withcustomers, Al-Futtaim Technologies and Cisco Systems held a session to highlight the benefits of Cisco’s solutions to IT and network managers from leading companies across the UAE. The half-day session which was led by experts from Cisco and Al-Futtaim Technologies showcased the benefits of Cisco WIFI 6, Cisco Collaboration solutions and Cisco Digital Network Architecture (DNA). Commenting on the event, Hasan Ali, Divisional Manager from Al-Futtaim Technologies, said, “The joint session with Cisco is another step in providing added…

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DP WORLD, UAE REGION ANNOUNCES UP TO 70% REDUCTION IN BUSINESS SET-UP COSTS FOR JAFZA-BASED COMPANIES

DP WORLD, UAE REGION ANNOUNCES UP TO 70% REDUCTION IN BUSINESS SET-UP COSTS FOR JAFZA-BASED COMPANIES

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 10th of March2020: DP World, UAE Region, the region’s premier logistics and business hub operator, has announced across-the-board reductions in licence registration and administration costs for companies operating in its flagship Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza) as well as for new investors. The far-reaching Jafza Customer Support Initiative is designed to slash business-related fees by between 50 per cent and 70 per cent for registration, licensing and related administrative functions. The initiative will immediately assist more than the 7,500 businesses that operate out of Jafza and…

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TIME Hotels raisesfunds for children’s cancer hospital and Emirates Nature – WWF

TIME Hotels raisesfunds for children’s cancer hospital and Emirates Nature – WWF

UAE-headquartered hospitality company, TIME Hotels, has strengthened the positive impact it is making on local and regional communities by raising funds for a hospital caring for children with cancer and a marine conservation programme, as part of its roster of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives. Extending its outreach programme beyond the UAE, TIME Hotels partnered with 57357 Children’s Cancer Hospital Foundation in Egypt as part of a year-long charity initiative, raising almost US$9,500 in funds, for the treatment of sick children, covering the cost of examinations, tests, scans and of…

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PURIFICACIÓN GARCIA COLLABORATES WITH BOHO CAFÉ FOR A FUN ORIGAMI WORKSHOP.

PURIFICACIÓN GARCIA COLLABORATES WITH BOHO CAFÉ FOR A FUN ORIGAMI WORKSHOP.

Purificacion Garcia known for their Origami bags is a brand that aims at cultivating the region’s creative community as well as discovering emerging talents and strengthen support of local artists in the GCC. In order to do so, the brand has recently collaborated with BOHO Café in Jeddah by offering a workshop to any participants to learn the art of Origami being the inspiration for their Origami and Ori bags. Of Japanese origins, the particularity of this technique is to transform paper into figures of different sizes,which can range from…

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Dubai Culture reviews its strategic plan in support of the national action strategy to prepare for the next 50years

Dubai Culture reviews its strategic plan in support of the national action strategy to prepare for the next 50years

Dubai, United Arab Emirates,10 March 2020: As part of its endeavour to realise the new cultural vision launched by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, in establishingthe Emirate’s position as a global centre for art and culture, an incubator of creativity, and a thriving hub for talent, Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) held an interactive workshop with senior leaders from the Authority’s management along with stakeholders and strategic partners from governmental entities and the…

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PIRELLI PUTS ON INCREDIBLE STUNT AT SKI DUBAI

PIRELLI PUTS ON INCREDIBLE STUNT AT SKI DUBAI

Dubai, UAE, 11March, 2020:Pirelli, the world-leading tyre manufacturer and global symbol of Italian industrial excellence, organized a pioneering initiative that saw a McLaren GT Sprint fitted with Pirelli’s special winter compound tyre zooming up the 85-meter high ski slope at Ski Dubai ending with a skier executing a heart-stopping jump over the supercar, to highlight the exceptional control that Pirelli tyres provide in inhospitable conditions. Pirelli prides itself upon the exceptional control offered by its tyres to drivers and the‘Power is nothing without control’, is a campaign to highlightthe crucial…

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Siemens completes its first solar project in Pakistan

Siemens completes its first solar project in Pakistan

Siemenshas completed the supply of equipment and services for a major substation that will help in supplying low-cost electricity to Karachi, Pakistan. Siemens completed the grid connection for Gharo Solar Ltd.’s 50-megawatt solar plant in the Thatta district in Pakistan’s Sindh Province through a 132 kilovolt (kV) grid station. Clean energy from the plant will feed into K-Electric’s power grid. This was the first contract that Siemens has completed for a solar power plant in Pakistan. The grid station is equipped with digital technology that enhances controllability and reliability, while…

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