What Biopharma Needs, BIO KOREA 2020 International Convention Delivers Online

CHEONGJU, South Korea–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire) –  The BIO KOREA Organizing Committee announced it will hold the BIO KOREA 2020 International Convention scheduled for May 18–23 as an online convention instead of an in-person event for this year. The decision was based on the impact of COVID-19, the safety of the attendees and global health recommendations regarding large, in-person gatherings. BIO KOREA 2020 Online Convention Date: May 18 09:00 to 23 18:00 (KST) Point of Access: www.biokorea.org Program: Online Business Forum with Partnering, Virtual Exhibition, e-Conference, Invest Fair, Job Fair Online Business…

Worldwide prayers for an end to Coronavirus pandemic

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, In response to the Higher Committee of Human Fraternity (HCHF) calls to pray for humanity today, 14th May, people of all races, colours, ethnicities, and nationalities stood together in an unprecedented event to pray and supplicate to God for an end to the COVID-19 pandemic, and to guide and inspire scientists find a vaccine. From the very first moment the HCHF announced its great initiative, the call gained the blessing and support of the two most prominent religious leaders in the world; His Eminence Dr. Ahmed…

Berton in Al Furjan reaches 21% construction milestone

 Azizi Developments, a leading real estate developer in the UAE, has announced the 21% completion of Berton in Al Furjan. The property is an exceptionally well-connected residential development in the heart of Dubai’s new growth corridor, Al Furjan. Berton’s structure currently stands at 32 per cent, while external works and infrastructure developments are progressing at a rapid pace. In alignment with Azizi Developments’ commitment to timely delivery, the company aims to complete the 245-unit development, which comprises 190 studio units, 41 one-bedroom and 14 two-bedroom apartments as well 16 luxury…

Nationwide Carrefour donation campaign to bring Ramadan essentials to those in need

Carrefour has partnered with the Emirates Red Crescent to provide families across the UAE with boxes of essential food items during the Holy Month Dubai, UAE, 12 May 2020: Carrefour, operated by Majid Al Futtaim, has launched a donation campaign across its UAE stores that invites shoppers to provide boxes of essential Ramadan items to families in need during the holy month. In partnership with the Emirates Red Crescent charity, the initiative encourages customers to purchase boxes worth AED 50 or AED 100 online or in Carrefour stores across the…

Ogilvy’s Paul O’Donnell voted President of EACA

Paul O’Donnell, Chief Executive of Ogilvy EMEA has been elected as the new President of the EACA UNDER EMBARGO UNTIL 8 AM MAY 12TH Brussels/London, 12 May 2020: Paul O’Donnell, Chief Executive of Ogilvy EMEA has been voted as the new President of the European Association of Communications Agencies (EACA) for a two-year term. He succeeds Dominic Grainger, Chief Executive Officer, WPP Specialist Communications, who has been EACA’s head since 2016. O’Donnell’s two-year tenure will be focussed on increasing co-operation and collaboration across Europe as the world’s largest advertising market…

CEO Ekholm: “More than ever, connectivity is key”

Speaking at the kickoff of a new online event series, Ericsson President and CEO, Börje Ekholm, highlighted the importance of connectivity during times of crisis and the opportunity we now have to rethink the role of networks in the future. Speaking from his home over a videoconference link, Ekholm delivered a keynote speech that kicked off a new series of online events, the Ericsson UnBoxed Office.  “Our absolute highest priority remains the health, safety and wellbeing of our employees, our customers and our partners,” said Ekholm reflecting on the ongoing…

OPPO Enco W31 wireless headphones: the perfect pair for your lifestyle

The headphones are available on OPPO website and Noon for AED 299 and a special flash sale will take place on May 15th and 16th on the e-commerce website Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 12 May 2020: Following the launch of Reno3 series, the leading global technology brand, OPPO has introduced its first wireless headphone in the Middle East, OPPO Enco W31. Building on its rich user experience and robust audio technology capabilities, OPPO is taking a step ahead to bring industry-leading sound quality and highly synchronized audio for an immersive…

As Social Distancing Continues, Mobile Gaming Grows in the Middle East by 25% and set to triple in size to $4.4 billion by 2022

UAE, 12 May, 2020: Consumers’ attention across the globe has turned from outward spaces to the internal spaces of the home, as we all start operating our daily lives within four walls and within the confines of technology – such as our work, communication with others, etc. But what we are looking for has also changed. While social-networking sites are reporting massive spikes in use due to social isolation, the vast majority of that growth is less from users scrolling through feeds. Instead, people are leveraging messaging services such as…

Dubai Media City Launches GAME_ON Series to Tap UAE’s Growing Video Game Market

Instagram Live sessions zero in on gaming industry in collaboration with ON.DXB Inaugural session features Dubai’s ‘Game Guru’ Ahmad Al-Natsheh, Founder and Lead Developer of Khosouf Studio Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 12 May 2020: Dubai Media City has announced a new Instagram Live series called GAME_ON featuring regular video game development workshops hosted in collaboration with ON.DXB. Ahmad Al-Natsheh, Founder and Lead Developer of Dubai-based Khosouf Studio, which has produced everything from VR-powered skydiving experiences to light-hearted mobile apps, will kick off the inaugural workshop on Thursday, 14 May, at…

A New Aesthetic Beauty Store in the GCC direct to your doorstep

Basharashop is a new e-commerce platform that was launched lately; and which provides lavishing collection of treatments for the face and body that unlocks the secrets to a healthy and beautiful skin. Health and Beauty; a $300 billion industry, remains one of the fastest-growing ecommerce categories with online sales rising since year 2016 to $28 billion globally. It is also known that the eCommerce Aesthetic beauty industry faces some unique challenges when distributing products within the online market. The reason for that is the market itself still depends on clinics and…