cashew becomes region’s first 360-degree instant payment  and digital finance solution as it launches in UAE & Saudi Arabia backed by US $5 million investment

منصة “كاشو” أول حل شامل للدفع الفوري والتمويل الرقمي

Point-of-sale financing provides customers with new line of flexible credit options Conventional and Sharia compliant financing supports complete lifestyle needs and raises purchasing power Merchants and service providers given sales boost with Buy Now, Pay Later platform   cashew, the region’s first 360-degree instant payment and digital finance platform has launched operations in the UAE and Saudi Arabia with a full range of ‘Buy Now Pay Later’ (BNPL) options The App & web-based platform, built over 2 years with US$5 million already invested in its technology, has been developed to…

UOBD’s new accredited Psychology program

جامعة البلمند دبي تطلق برنامجاً جديدًا لبكالوريوس علم النفس

The University of Balamand Dubai (UOBD) has announced the launch of a new bachelor program in Psychology with the aim to fill the region’s skills gap in the expanding field of psychology and boost licensed practices in the face of the growing demand in the sector. The Bachelor of Arts in Psychology fall semester 2020 program seeks to prepare professionals to understand the socio-cultural conditions of the modern world and will see the first cohort of students graduating in 2024, filling much-needed positions in a variety of sectors from education to…

JAGUAR LAND ROVER WILL USE PLASTIC WASTE  IN NEXT-GENERATION SUSTAINABLE LUXURY INTERIORS

“جاكوار لاند روڤر” تستخدم البلاستيك المعاد تصنيعه

Future Jaguar and Land Rover models will feature floor mats and trims made from ECONYL® yarns produced using plastic waste Innovative process will help the premium British manufacturer on its journey towards a circular economy as part of Destination Zero ECONYL® nylon process reduces emissions in production by 90 per cent compared with the material produced from oil Jaguar Land Rover is committed to offering a wider choice of responsibly sourced materials with the same luxurious feel but with a reduced environmental impact Jaguar Land Rover is working with ECONYL®…

OPPO Reno4 series and OPPO Enco W51 wireless headphones  on sale now in Middle East

OPPO Reno4 series and OPPO Enco W51 wireless headphones

UAE fans can enter the TikTok #FameOPPOrtunity to win a new OPPO phone and duet with a TikTok influencer From industry-leading innovations in night photography and videography and best-in-class fast charging technology, Reno4 has all the tools to make you famous and reach your TikTok dream The newly-launched OPPO Reno4 Series and OPPO Enco W51 wireless headphones from global technology brand OPPO are now on sale in the Middle East. The OPPO Reno4 Series which includes Reno4 Pro 5G, Reno4 Pro and Reno4, were launched at an interactive and engaging…

Schneider Electric keeps the wastewater flowing for Cairo’s residents

لضمان تدفق مياه الصرف الصحي لسكان القاهرة الكبرى

Schneider Electric’s technology & services ensure reliability and performance at El-Gabal El-Asfar, which is set to become Africa’s largest wastewater treatment plant Schneider Electric technology has been installed and is operating at El-Gabal El-Asfar Wastewater Treatment Plant, Egypt’s largest wastewater treatment site. The equipment is helping ensure that the El-Gabal El-Asfar Wastewater Treatment Plant can safely and efficiently treat over 2,500,000 m3/day to support the twelve and a half million Egyptians who live on the Nile’s east bank in the Greater Cairo area. Schneider Electric’s technology is also ensuring that…

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 5G is now available for purchase  from du across the UAE

دو تعلن توفير هاتف سامسونجGalaxy Z Fold2 5G

du has enjoyed a long and successful relationship with Samsung, one that enters an exciting new chapter as the smartphone can be acquired through all sales channels of the leading UAE teclo provider starting from 302 AED monthly  du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), announced today that the Samsung Galaxy Z Fold2 5G, the smartphone innovator’s latest flagship, can now be purchased by members of its UAE customer base in all retail stores and online with payment plans starts from 302 AED/monthly. Comprising enhanced refinements and brand-new foldable features…

ALDANA AND HOLM ARRIVE AT UFC FIGHT ISLAND  SAFE ZONE BEFORE UPCOMING UFC FIGHT NIGHT

أبطال يو إف سي يصلون أبوظبي للمشاركة في ليلة القتال

UFC champions continue to arrive in Abu Dhabi ahead of UFC FIGHT NIGHT: HOLM VS ALDANA this weekend, the second event in the mega five-event Return to Fight Island on Yas Island. The main card competitors, American Holly Holm and her Mexican competitor, Irene Aldana, are now in their 48-hour quarantine in preparation for their eagerly awaited match-up on October 4. Fellow fighters Julianna Peña and Germaine de Randamie also checked in, along with Dequan Townsend, Jinh Yu Frey, and Court McGee. All the athletes were given a safety briefing…

ALAÏA FALL/WINTER 2020 EYEWEAR COLLECTION

ALAÏA FALL/WINTER 2020 EYEWEAR COLLECTION

Alaïa signature embellishments and elegant frames lay at the foundation of the new Alaïa Eyewear collection featuring a unique Savoir-Faire approach to modern design. As the Maison’s signature codes distinguish and elevate every style, volumes and materials are delicately pushed to the extreme to craft solid and sculpted shapes or more subtle silhouettes. Glossy acetate is magnified into generous frames that are statuesque and seductive. Shiny metal is tailored to thin rims that revamp the cat-eye model with streamlined allure. Couture-inspired details are applied with striking precision and technical excellence.…

Abu Dhabi Delivers Again as Mega Return to Fight Island Series Opens With ‘Memorable’ UFC® 253

Abu Dhabi Delivers Again as Mega Return

UFC Fight Island™ safe zone hosts yet another epic, world-class event Abu Dhabi further raises global benchmark with sanitisation, social distancing and successful COVID-19 testing cycles  Abu Dhabi has reinforced its reputation as a world-class destination for sporting events and commitment to the highest standards of health and safety with a ‘memorable’ opening to Return to UFC Fight Island. The colossal five-event mega series, in partnership with UFC®, is taking place on Yas Island from September 27th to October 25th. Weeks of planning, preparation quarantining, sanitisation and health and safety…

Britannia and Dole in collaboration with RTA, SEHA

Britannia and Dole in collaboration with RTA, SEHA

and other government and private entities honoured frontline heroes by gifting 50,000 care packs, rallied for the public’s continued support as the fight with COVID-19 is still ongoing Whilst the nation and the rest of the world fight the global pandemic, the UAE has taken everything in stride, from medical professionals making the toughest life choices to save lives thereby risking their own, to sanitation workers ensuring the wellbeing of the country, to the rest of the workforce ensuring smooth operations, and finally to all mothers ensuring every precaution to…