Smiths Detection to Supply Security-Screening Equipment to Kuwait International Airport

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— Smiths Detection, a leading threat-detection and security-technology company, will supply hold-baggage screening equipment for Kuwait’s new International Airport Terminal 2, which is currently under construction. The contract includes the installation of HI-SCAN 10080 XCT units for screening hold baggage. Terminal 2, which is intended to become an international transit hub, will have the ability to handle 25 million passengers annually, and the screening equipment will help ensure the quick and thorough screening of baggage and cargo passing through the terminal. Jerome de Chassey, Vice President…

NMC opens new Royal Medical Centre in Karama, Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire): NMC Healthcare has recently opened a new Royal Medical Centre. Located in Karama, Abu Dhabi, the centre will provide residents within the community and the surrounding areas access to trusted healthcare services. NMC Health’s CEO Michael Davis, along with Clancey Po, Director of Corporate Operations Strategy inaugurated the new facility – which is NMC’s third Royal Medical Centres in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi. The new centre is part of NMC Healthcare, an integrated healthcare provider with a network of hospitals, a chain of…

Luck of the Irish:Teacher bags AED 500,000 among 3 other winners

30 June 2020, Dubai-UAE: Last weekend saw four lucky winners share the AED 2 million rollover prize by matching five out of six numbers in Emirates Loto’s eleventh draw. Barry Dwyer a 28-year-old chemistry teacher who resides in Abu Dhabi, became the first-ever Irishman to win with Emirates Loto. A resident of the UAE for five years, Barry is the middle child of five who are all based in his native Ireland as well as his parents. “I am absolutely thrilled but I feel very lucky, no one ever actually…

Dubai Customs organizes regional interactive anti-drug workshop

Dubai – 30 June 2020: Dubai Customs joined the world in celebrating the International Day Against Drug Abuse and illicit Trafficking, which is observed on 26th June every year. The Government organization organized a regional interactive workshop under the auspices of HE Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director General of Dubai Customs, which aimed to more knowledge and experience exchange, and more cooperation in fighting illicit trafficking. The Federal Customs Authority, the Regional Intelligence Liaison Offices (Rilo) in Saudi, the Saudi Customs, local customs departments and more than 200 participants took part…

UAE’s First Fully Awake Cochlear Implant Surgery Performed

Al Zahra Hospital Dubai carries out UAE’s first Cochlear Implant Surgery done under Local Anesthesia 80-Year-Old man regains his hearing after undergoing Cochlear Implant Surgery while fully awake Dubai 30 June 2020 – Internationally Renowned Consultant ENT Surgeon Dr. Jamal Kassouma carries out UAE’s first Cochlear Implant Surgery under local anesthesia. An 80-year-old man was able to follow his son in reciting Quran verses less than 5 hours after receiving Cochlear Implant Surgery. Mr. M. Marwan has struggled with hearing loss for over 30 years, while reaching complete deafness in…

the Tomorrow Rising fund by the Schneider Electric Foundation

Following emergency pandemic response, Schneider Electric Foundation launched the Tomorrow Rising Fund to help vulnerable communities respond, recover and become more resilient in the wake of Covid-19 Schneider Electric’s people and partners across +60 countries have joined in by fundraising and volunteering to contribute to 65 projects which benefit +800,000 people Following the initial emergency response, the fund continues to support education and professional training to secure the best future for young people and their communities Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 30, 2020 – Two months after launching the Tomorrow…

Sharjah International Book Fair 2020 exhibition space sold out

The entirety of the 14,625 sqm exhibitor space at the Sharjah Expo Centre has been sold out, with  thousands of purchases by publishers from across the world for the 2020 edition of the Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) which is scheduled for November, organisers Sharjah Book Authority, has announced. For industry professionals worldwide, SIBF – the region’s largest and one of the top three book fairs globally – is a key opportunity to tap into both the commercial and customer potential of the Middle East and Asia regions. All exhibition…

Ideal Standard Expands its Portfolio of Single-lever Taps

Ideal Standard, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of bathroom solutions, has unveiled a new collection of single-lever taps featuring Firmaflow®, the manufacturer’s pioneering ceramic disc cartridge for brassware, first invented in 1969. The technology behind Ideal Standard’s groundbreaking German-engineered ceramic disc cartridge, invented over 50 years ago, has since become a standard in the bathroom industry. Owing to years of research and development, the cartridge has been refined and perfected by Ideal Standard to produce the best performing version to date, Firmaflow®, offering superior durability and water and energy…

Alstom at Forefront of Hygiene & Safety Innovation

Dubai, UAE (29th July 2020): As lockdown restrictions are gradually eased, and people adjust to the new normal, many are asking what the new normal will be for public transport and mobility. Safety and hygiene are at the root of people’s concerns when it comes to travel and mobility in a COVID-19 world, with commuters seeking reassurance that their health and wellbeing will be a top priority. Alstom, a global leader in rail transport and sustainable mobility, has been working to alleviate such concerns, making the most of the lockdown…

Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX)

Mechanism to be actioned by the beginning of July in line with the Securities and Commodities Authority (SCA) mechanism for companies suspended from trading Abu Dhabi, 30 June 2020: The Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) is currently executing the decision taken by the “Securities and Commodities Authority” (SCA) regarding the return of companies suspended from trading from 5 July through the creation of a separate screen. The SCA approved the mechanism of dealing with joint-stock companies suspended from trading as of the beginning of July. Under the decision approved by…