IHAF strengthens global halal trade integrity with members topping the list of world’s biggest halal food exporters in 2019-2020 

المنتدى الدولي لهيئات اعتماد الحلال يعزز موثوقية تجارة الحلال العالمية

The top five nations exporting to Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) countries—Brazil, India, USA Russia, and Argentina—are members of IHAF, reflecting its success in ensuring halal integrity in the global marketplace despite the pandemic IHAF stresses the need for a digital transformation, solidifying remote assessments and launching IHAF’s new digital infrastructure to ease processes for the members The persistent efforts of Dr Rehab Al Ameri, Secretary-General of IHAF, earned her a prestigious accolade at the “Emirates Women Award 2020” as the winner for the Strategic and Financial Planning – Professional…

Make a difference today! Join The Pink Caravan Ride 2021’s equine activities to support a worthy cause

“القافلة الوردية” تتيح فرصة الانضمام لمسيرة فرسانها الـ 11

More individuals across the UAE can join the ride’s equestrian team’s efforts as the 11th edition opens in a new format Ready to ride for a noble cause? The Pink Caravan Ride will embark on its annual ride across the seven emirates in February 2021 as it rallies people across the UAE to take forward its steadfast commitment to raise awareness on the importance of early detection of breast cancer and offer free screenings and clinical examinations to all UAE residents. Each year, experienced equine riders help garner support across…

Sharjah Publishing City Free Zone attracts 100 enterprises from 23 countries in 2020

Sharjah Publishing City Free Zone attracts

Among the new companies that set up shop in SPCFZ are five global education providers Leveraging Sharjah’s strategic location and business-friendly environment, Sharjah Publishing City Free Zone (SPCFZ) has been playing a key role in bringing publishing companies, education providers and allied businesses from around the globe to the emirate, enabling the entry and expansion of industry players into the MENA region. Despite a challenging economic year resulting from the Covid-19 pandemic, 100 new enterprises from 23 countries, including five higher education institutions, chose SPC Free Zone as their base…

RAKBANK renews partnership with Fintech Invoice Bazaar

بنك رأس الخيمة الوطني يجدد شراكته مع إنفويس بازار

The National Bank of Ras Al Khaimah (RAKBANK) has announced the renewal of its partnership with the Fintech platform Invoice Bazaar. The renewed partnership is in line with the Bank’s strategy of creating an efficient ecosystem and environment for SMEs by offering unique financial solutions to e-commerce traders that include a comprehensive suite of banking services, short term working capital loans, cloud based accounting solutions, and instant access to RAKBANK SMEsouk portal. The e-commerce solution is available to SMEs and retailers of all sizes, including Start-ups with RAKstarter Zero Balance…

Al Ain Farms Hosts First Ever Bovine Competition in the UAE ~ Al Ain Farms hosts the first cow milking contest in the UAE, in support of local dairy farms ~

Al Ain Farms Hosts First Ever Bovine Competition in the UAE

Al Ain Farms, UAE’s first and largest local dairy brand is hosting a Bovine Competition from 20th to the 26th of January 2021. The competition is open to all local dairies and dairy farmers who are invited to participate by registering online on www.bovineshow.com or by sending an email to bovineshow@alainfarms.com As one of the UAE’s leading dairy companies, Al Ain Farms spearheads the event in support of local farmers. Pioneering the first of its kind event in the region, Al Ain Farms cements its advocacy and support of local…

Lucia Clinic Dubai Tells You How to get a youthful bounce and glow back

New Year, New You? Ladies and Gents, did you ever asked yourself how to get a radiant glow without going under the knife? Yes, it is possible without using a scalpel. Thankfully, the latest ultrasound technology at Lucia Clinic has changed that forever. Lucia Clinic Team members, made of international dermatologists and plastic surgeons, can successfully tighten lax, sagging skin on the face and body with European beauty standards. So, how you can get back your radiant looking face? As the only FDA-cleared procedure to lift skin on these hard-to-treat…

Deira Enrichment Festival by Ithra Dubai Continuesy to Bring the Communit Together

Dubai, UAE; 4 January 2021: Ithra Dubai, a leading real estate asset manager and developer fully owned by Investment Corporation of Dubai, continues to host the lively community event at the recently launched Sherina Plaza at the Deira Enrichment Project. Launched on the 19th of last month, the Deira Enrichment Festival aims to bring the community together and breathe life in the area with a series of family friendly activations. The festival, which will conclude on January 23rd, 2021, is open between 4 and 10pm on Thursdays and between 2…

Fabergé Introduces New Colours of Love Rings

Fabergé is proud to introduce the latest additions to the Colours of Love Collection – a trio of new rings, featuring emeralds, rubies and sapphires priced perfectly for Valentine’s Day gifting. The Colours of Love collection has always combined the traditional craftsmanship of Peter Carl Fabergé’s inventive mind with modern techniques and contemporary style. These new rings now also highlight an additional dimension – responsible sourcing. The rubies in the collection are from Gemfields’ Mozambican Montepuez mine while the emeralds come from the company’s Kagem mine in Zambia, offering the…

Volvo Cars to invest over USD $84m on e-motor production by mid-decade

Al-Futtaim’s Trading Enterprises, exclusive distributor of Volvo Cars in the UAE, will introduce in 2021 the electric XC40 Recharge P8 Volvo Cars aims for 50 per cent of sales to be electric by 2025  Dubai, UAE, 4 January 2021: Trading Enterprises, an Al-Futtaim Automotive company and exclusive distributor of Volvo Cars in the UAE, has announced today that Volvo Cars plans to establish complete in-house e-motor production by mid-decade. Aiming to invest 700 million SEK (approx. USD $84m) to this end in coming years, Volvo Cars will assemble the electric…

GCC businesses need to pursue Keyman Insurance to ensure profit stability and sustainability of business

تحتاج الشركات الخليجية إلى متابعة التأمين على المسؤول الرئيس في الشركة

Keyman Insurance could play a vital role in ensuring business continuity and profit sustainability in the Gulf region, especially during challenging environment, especially like the current COVID-19 crisis Businesses in the Gulf countries need to pursue Keyman Insurance to retain key professionals who make a difference in running businesses efficiently and deliver profits year after year, according to a top industry official, who urges Keyman Insurance to become a mandatory requirement for securing bank loans. Keymen or key professionals play a crucial role in running the business and deliver profits…