Global Village unveils opening date for Silver Jubilee Season 25

Global Village unveils opening date for Silver Jubilee Season 25

Gates to open 25th October 2020, entertaining visitors for 25 weeks into Ramadan Dubai, UAE, 26 July 2020: Global Village, the UAE and wider region’s leading multicultural family destination, today announces the opening date for Season 25 as Sunday 25th October 2020. This Silver Jubilee Season promises to be a season like no other. In addition to the much-loved dining, shopping, entertainment and attractions on offer, including the ever-popular Ripley’s Believe It Or Not!® museum attraction, Global Village promises enhancements in guest experience and some surprises that will unfold as…

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Murdoch University Inaugurates State-of-the-Art Campus in Dubai Knowledge Park


University future-proofs graduates with cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, criminology modules Murdoch University’s expansion in Dubai Knowledge Park doubles the size of its former campus Dubai-UAE: 26 July, 2020 – Dubai Knowledge Park, home to international academic institutes, vocational training and human resources centres, has welcomed Murdoch University’s expansion to the community, following the launch of its state-of-the-art campus to develop future-ready graduates. The Australian institute’s 27,000 sq ft campus is twice as large as its former one and features world-class facilities including a dedicated cybersecurity lab with custom-built systems and education-focused…

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3W Networks partners with Anyline to provide highly-efficient automated text recognition software

3W Networks partners with Anyline to provide highly-efficient automated text recognition software

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates & VIENNA, Austria–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire) —3W Networks, the premier Telecom and Security Systems Integrator, has formally announced a partnership with the Austrian tech company Anyline to provide innovative mobile scanning technology in the MENA region.The partnership will enable businesses to instantly scan and digitize information, such as utility meters, IDs, vehicle license plates and more with a standard smartphone, tablet or rugged device. 3W Networks CEO Walid Gamali said:“By integrating the state-of-the-art scanning technology and innovative features of Anyline, 3W Networks will provide unparalleled telecommunications solutions to…

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Experts at Irthi – Bvlgari discussion assert artisanal & heritage products still very much a part of the new global reality


Virtual panel shines light on ways design and artisanal communities are pushing boundaries to chart a new course for their business and their craft  In light of sudden new realities facing both artisans and big fashion houses worldwide, Irthi Contemporary Crafts Council, a Sharjah-based entity engaged in the revival and modernisation of the traditional crafts of the UAE, recently convened an expert panel which has asserted that artisanship will continue to generate interest, find patrons and be valued as long as the design community is agile in rethinking strategy and…

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Blossom by Medcare Promises to be the Perfect Partner   for Expectant Mothers

Blossom by Medcare Promises to be the Perfect Partner  

Medcare Hospitals & Medical Centres, the UAE’s premium provider of healthcare services, is proud to announce the launch of their programme for expectant mums and their family. Blossom by Medcare is an engaging and unique programme designed for pregnant women in the UAE who are looking to have the best experience in pre and post-natal care. Blossom offers a full suite of services to support throughout the whole pregnancy journey from medical counselling and nutritional advice to ensure a healthy pregnancy for mum and baby, to at home clinical visits,…

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CIOMajlis appoints Ahmed Al Ahmed as the new chairman


Dubai, UAE, July 26, 2020: CIOMajlis, which functions as a thought leadership and networking hub for senior technology executives to explore business solutions and share experiences, has announced the appointment of Ahmed Al Ahmed, CIO of Nakheel, as its new chairman. CIOMajlis was established in 2006 by Smartworld under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum President of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority, Chairman of Dubai Airports and Chairman and Chief Executive of Emirates Airline & Group. Ahmed has been a technology expert with over 20 years…

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,The Rove Podcast Studio is Here Calling All Podcasters & Content Creators


Giving back to the community, Rove is offering the initial Podcast Studio rental for free until 31st August 2020. The Rove Podcast Studio is available to content creators, start-ups and entrepreneurs looking for new ways to promote their businesses. Dubai, UAE (July 2020): It’s the golden age of content creation, and the podcast is the creative outlet of the masses, from the A-list celebrity to the young up-and-comers. While anyone can be podcaster, not everyone has access to the right equipment; Enter Rove Hotels and its brand-new Podcast Studio at…

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University Hospital Sharjah introduces total hip replacement surgery


Highly experienced surgeon trained at Seoul National University Hospital, Dr. Kwak brings to the UAE his expertise in pelvis and hip surgeries The University Hospital Sharjah (UHS) has announced that it is now offering total hip replacement surgery, one of the most common orthopedic surgeries being performed in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), to meet the needs of patients within the emirate of Sharjah, as well as other parts of the country. The new patient care service is led by a consultant orthopedic surgeon from South Korea, Dr. Hong Suk…

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Al Hamra International Exhibition & Conference Centre  certified as first safe MICE facility in the Middle East by Bureau Veritas

Al Hamra International Exhibition & Conference Centre

Ras Al Khaimah; July 26, 2020: Al Hamra International Exhibition & Conference Centre, a spectacular venue developed by Al Hamra Real Estate Development, has been recognised as the first safe MICE (meeting, incentive, convention & event) facility in the region by Bureau Veritas, a world leader in testing, inspection and certification services. This certification further underlines the group’s commitment to deliver a safe environment for event organisers and visitors whilst achieving operational excellence in the ‘new normal’. It comes at an exciting time for Ras Al Khaimah, which was recently awarded…

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Real Estate Registration opens 4th branch in Dibba Al-Hisn


Governmental Communication Department – Real Estate Registration Department – Sharjah 26/7/2020 The Sharjah Real Estate Registration Department opened a new branch – the fourth, in the premises of the Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Department of Economic Development at Dibba Al-Hisn city. The move, directed by His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, was followed up by H.H Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed bin Sultan Al Qasimi, Crown Prince, Deputy Ruler of Sharjah and Chairman of the Sharjah Executive…

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FOCP receives AED 500,000 in donation from Dubai Islamic Bank


The generous contribution made to Friends Of Cancer Patients aims to help those burdened with high treatment costs Friends Of Cancer Patients (FOCP), a non-profit organisation providing moral, financial, and medical support for cancer patients in the UAE, has received a donation of AED 500,000 for its ‘I Deserve a Life’ campaign from Dubai Islamic Bank, to aid cancer patients burdened with the high costs of medical treatment. The donation made by Dubai Islamic Bank is part of its contribution in an ongoing collaboration with FOCP, now in its third…

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The agreement, in accordance with the recently launched ‘Ascott Cares’ programme, certifies the hygiene excellence and safety of Ascott’s properties globally Middle East, 22 July 2020 – The Ascott Limited (Ascott), one of the leading international lodging owner-operators, has entered into a global agreement with a world leader in testing, inspection and certification, Bureau Veritas to certify the hygiene and safety standards of its properties worldwide. As the first serviced residence owner-operator to enter into such an agreement, Ascott has embarked on the project as part of its ‘Ascott Cares’…

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Dabur among the most chosen beauty and personal care brands in the UAE reveals Kantar


Dubai, UAE: July 26, 2020: Dabur has attained the coveted status of being among the top three beauty and personal care brands in the UAE, reveals Kantar in their latest Brand Footprint report 2020. As per the report, Dabur is ahead of other leading personal brands in the region. Dabur, the leading natural personal care brand, is also featured among the top 20 biggest penetration gainers in the UAE. UAE Nationals also chose Dabur as one among their favorite top 10 brands. Rohit Jaiswal, COO of Dabur International, said: “We…

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Farnek appoints former London policeman as head of security


Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 26 July 2020: Leading UAE-based technology and sustainability-driven facilities management (FM) company Farnek has appointed Philip Ducker as its new head of security. The UK national had previously spent 17 years with the Metropolitan Police Service, working in central London. Philip was an emergency first responder, management and tactical advanced pursuit driver, as well as a trained anti-terror detention officer and senior management liaison at critical incidents. During his career, Philip has amassed an impressive array of awards, receiving the Metropolitan Police Service’s ‘Baton of Honour’…

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WITH ANKER’s NEW EUFY SECURITY INDOOR CAM 2K & INDOOR CAM 2K PAN & TILT Eufy Security’s Smart Wireless Security Cameras have gained popularity with their innovative, smart and easy to use security features. Adding on to their portfolio, eufy Security by Anker has newly introduced its Indoor Cam 2K and Indoor Cam 2K Pan & Tilt.  Its unique Artificial Intelligence easily detects Pets & Human and gives instant motion activity alerts to show movements in your home and helps detect unusual activity. The indoor security of your house can…

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Simulation Modules Based On Cognitive Load Principles to Be a Game-Changer for Over 180,000 Companies That Use Dubai Trade As E-learning platforms gain more popularity in the UAE, Dubai Trade, in association with Supply Chain Academy, has primed the deployment of its new E-Learning Platform, a next-generation initiative that is powered with simulation modules for every course. On completion, the modules will present the aspirant with international accreditation and certification by the most reputed, Supply Chain Academy. With accredited training content by the International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Management…

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Lang Leav tells aspiring writers to heed the voices Award-winning poet and novelist spoke about her inspiration and writing process at Sharjah Book Authority’s online Book Club session

Lang Leav tells aspiring writers to heed the voices in their hearts

Featuring on the second online Book Club session organised yesterday (Thursday) by the Sharjah Book Authority (SBA), acclaimed novelist and poet, Lang Leav, immediately grabbed her audiences’ attention with the comment, “My sadness is what goads me into writing. Of course, it is hard to put your feelings out there in public and can be terrifying, but it is a compulsion [for me],” During the session moderated by Emirati poet Dr Afra Atiq, which was hosted on Zoom and live streamed on the SBA’s Facebook and Instagram pages, the author…

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(AASTS) mourns its founding member Dr. Hisham Afifi The Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport in Sharjah

الأكاديمية العربية للعلوم والتكنولوجيا والنقل البحري في الشارقة تنعي عضوها المؤسس د. هشام عفيفي

With hearts full of sorrow and sadness, the Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport in Sharjah (AASTS) has mourned Dr. Hisham Afifi, Advisor to the President of the Academy and in charge of Khorfakkan’s branch, who passed away in Cairo, Egypt. Dr. Afifi leaves behind a legacy of great achievements in serving the community as well as ideal values and principles ​​he instilled in his students. The educational institutions that he founded with utmost sincerity and honesty will always be a testament to his knowledge and love for…

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Dubai Customs graduates 5th batch of leadership program


Within its efforts to develop the skills of its employees and qualify them to lead the future, Dubai Customs graduated the 5th batch of its prospective leaders. The training program was conducted in cooperation with Biz Group and was endorsed by the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM). The ceremony was organized online due to the current spread of the pandemic and was attended by His Excellency Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director General of Dubai Customs and a number of executive directors and male and female graduates. The program was launched…

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Central Kitchen to offer signature flavours across Carrefour stores


Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, unveiled the Carrefour Central Kitchen. The new facility will prepare and supply Carrefour stores throughout the UAE with consistent, high quality, ready-to-eat and easy to cook meals alongside grab and go items, and chopped vegetables. Spanning 7,000 square metres, the Central Kitchen is a state-of-the-art facility located at the Carrefour Regional Distribution Centre in Jebel Ali. It is set to provide new and better food options while creating a taste unique…

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