Investing in impact enterprises a solid business model for our times , experts opine at SEF 2020 inaugural discussions 

في جلستين حواريتين خلال فعاليات اليوم الأول من مهرجان الشارقة لريادة الأعمال

4th annual Sharjah Entrepreneurship Festival convenes leading innovators from around the world at two riveting panel sessions The fourth edition of the fully virtual Sharjah Entrepreneurship Festival (SEF) organised by the Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center (Sheraa) opened on December 6, Sunday, with two powerful discussions, which have impressed upon the need for investing in the next generation of impact entrepreneurs. Everyone can be a changemaker Titled ‘The Butterfly Effect: How Everyone can be a Changemaker’, the first discussion of the day saw the participation of a distinguished panel featuring Muhammad Yunus, Nobel…

Sheraa’s UCAN Startup Awards honours changemakers from Jordan

“الشارقة لريادة الأعمال” يعلن فوز 4 شركات ناشئة

, Kenya, Egypt, South Africa for building enterprises that are driving real societal change Winners of the UCAN  $250,000 equity-free prize purse describe their purpose-filled entrepreneurial journeys at Sharjah Entrepreneurship Festival 2020 The recently announced winners of the inaugural edition of the Sharjah Entrepreneurship Center (Sheraa)’s $250,000 equity-free prize purse ‘UCAN’ or the Ubuntu Care And Nurture Startup Awards  featured in a discussion yesterday (Sunday, December 6), as part of the inaugural proceedings of the Sharjah Entrepreneurship Festival 2020. UCAN was launched in September to empower entrepreneurs in the region…

Tejari/JAGGAER confirms participation at GITEX 2020

تجاري/جاقار تؤكد مشاركتها في أسبوع جيتكس للتقنية 2020

 The leading spend management company will showcase the latest technology and products to support procurement teams in the Middle East region Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 6th December 2020: Tejari/JAGGAER, the world’s largest independent spend management company, has announced its participation in the 40th GITEX Technology Week, which starts today and continues until the 10th December, at the Dubai World Trade Centre. The company, who recently celebrated 25 years of business with a newly refreshed brand, an upgraded website, will showcase its latest technological developments and software launches to support procurement…

Lucid Motors Completes Construction on First Greenfield Electric Vehicle Factory

لوسيد موتورز تستكمل بناء أول مصانعها الجديدة للسيارات الكهربائية

  in North America; Commissioning Process Underway for Spring 2021 Production Start of Lucid Air State-of-the-art Lucid AMP-1 factory in Casa Grande, Arizona, will have an initial capacity of 30,000 units, with a “Future Ready” phased expansion increasing that to up to 400,000 units United Arab Emirates, Dubai, December 6, 2020 — Lucid Motors, which is setting new standards for sustainable mobility with its advanced luxury EVs, today announced completion of the first phase of construction at the new Lucid AMP-1 (Advanced Manufacturing Plant) factory in Casa Grande, AZ, with the…

Expo Centre Sharjah preparations in full swing  to host ‘Furniture 360’ and ‘Trendz 2020’ exhibitions

مركز إكسبو الشارقة يستعد لاستضافة معرضي “المفروشات 360”

Preparations by the Expo Centre Sharjah are in full swing to host the 2nd ‘Furniture 360’ and the 1st ‘Trendz 2020’ exhibitions, which will be held from 14 to 19 December 2020. The two events are expected to bring together a broad range of the leading companies in the manufacture and design of home furniture and furnishings, and the most renowned local, regional, and international perfumes and fashion brands. With a huge range of products and exhibits, the Furniture 360’ and ‘Trendz 2020’ exhibitions will provide visitors with a fantastic…

Dubai foodies invited to a masterclass of European butter at The Walk

Cheesemonger and French dairy aficionado, François Robin, to whet the appetite of visitors during a French butter pop-up on The Walk, JBR from 10 – 12 December   Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 6th December 2020: Foodies are invited to learn more about the process of making dairy butter, its origin, and the characteristics that make French butter mouth-wateringly good when a unique pop-up takes centre stage at The Walk, JBR from 10 – 12 December. As part of the Butter of Europe campaign, which is organised by CNIEL – The…

Al-Futtaim Group Real Estate marks 40 years of supporting  urban development across the region

مجموعة الفطيم العقارية تحتفي بمرور 40 عاماً على ريادتها

Developing communities for people, places and business to thrive The ever changing social, political and economic climate in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) has fueled the rapid rate of urbanization in the region. For the past 50 years, the Middle East has recorded the fastest growing urban population in the world. As of 2016, more than 70%[1] of people in the Middle East lived in urban areas, which is on par with Europe. The GCC was reported as one of the most urbanised parts of the world, with…

Warm up His Festive Season with the All-New Heated Razor

موسم أعياد أكثر دفئاً مع ماكينة الحلاقة بتقنية تسخين الشفرات الجديدة كلياً

The holiday season is around the corner – and it’s time to make sure your loved ones get the recognition they deserve. You’re not alone in wanting to celebrate how awesome the men in your life are, so don’t be afraid to go all out this year. Thanks to the digital age, there’s always a new gadget or gizmo that everyone wants to own, so giving your father/husband/brother or a friend a tech-based gift is a great idea. If you’re looking to get a particularly special gift, you’re in luck.…

‘Kanaf’ discusses mechanisms that will guide   first-of-its-kind child protection centre in the UAE

“كنف” يقود خطوات لتأسيس أول بيت للطفل في الإمارات

Under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi 8 partnering entities brainstorm procedural plan for Kanaf Child Protection Centre Hanadi Al Yafei: Grounded in scientific methodology, Kanaf will see the implementation of best global child protection standards and practices The Child Safety Department (CSD), an affiliate of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs (SCFA) in Sharjah, recently held a meeting with the partners of the Kanaf Child Protection Centre, which will be established in Sharjah for child victims of physical or sexua l abuse, aged 0…

Holiday Gifts that are All Natural, Unrefined, and Perfect for the Season

هداياك في موسم الاحتفالات مثالية وطبيعية ونقية

** Gifting Nature’s Treasure with Noix de Shea** It’s the thought that matters, above all. A perfect gift doesn’t have to be expensive or sophisticated: it can be affordable, thoughtful and simple. Give your loved ones what they deserve this holiday season with products from Noix de Shea. The benefits of shea butter cannot be overstated. It is a one-of-a-kind substance with multiple benefits that include excellent moisturization, anti-inflammatory and anti-aging properties. Noix de Shea’s shea butter is all natural, unrefined, and apt for the winter season. And its peppermint…