Hope for Cancer Patients in the Middle East as Elekta Launches Philanthropic Elekta Foundation in Dubai

Hope for Cancer Patients in the Middle East as Elekta Launches Philanthropic Elekta Foundation in Dubai

Dubai, United Arab Emirates Elekta Foundation sets its sights on improving cancer care access in underserved markets, bringing hope to people with cancer Currently, there are five education programmes underway with academic partners that will be delivered in a combination of virtual and in-person classes in 2022 Clinicians and organisations in the UAE and Middle East can apply for grants and donations from the Foundation Elekta (EKTA-B.ST), a leading innovator of precision radiation therapy solutions headquartered in Sweden, announced today the launch of the philanthropic Elekta Foundation during a ribbon-cutting ceremony…

Bridge Medical GPO Launches E-Procurement Platform by JAGGAER at Arab Health

Bridge Medical GPO Launches E-Procurement Platform by JAGGAER at Arab Health

Dubai, United Arab Emirates The new platform will allow members to procure all their consumable and medical device requirements at best-in-market prices Bridge Medical GPO is one of the first Group Purchasing Organisations to enter the private healthcare space in the UAE JAGGAER will provide a powerful software platform designed to automate routine processes with the help of machine learning The launch of Bridge Medical GPO’s e-Procurement platform has been officially announced at Arab Health 2022. The powerful software platform was developed by JAGGAER, the supply management technology provider behind the Dubai Government’s…

Dine Brands International Announces Plans to Open Applebee’s® and IHOP® Restaurants in The United Arab Emirates (UAE)

Dine Brands International Announces Plans to Open Applebee’s® and IHOP® Restaurants in The United Arab Emirates (UAE)

GLENDALE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– Dine Brands International today announces plans to open multiple Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill + Bar® and IHOP® restaurants in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), with the first location scheduled to open in Dubai later this year through an agreement with established IHOP Franchisee Mohamed Makawi. “Mohamed, as a long-time IHOP operator in the U.S., is an ideal franchisee to lead the new openings of Applebee’s and IHOP restaurants in the UAE market. His passion for our brands, cultural understanding of the Middle East market, paired with his focus…

LG Supports Growing Demand for HVAC Retrofitting Across Healthcare Environments

LG Supports Growing Demand for HVAC Retrofitting Across Healthcare Environments

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – Each type of building or commercial facility has its own set of requirements for comfort and energy consumption. However, healthcare facilities present a particularly unique set of requirements for the installation of HVAC systems. Simultaneous climate and airflow control is crucial to preserving the health and safety of patients and healthcare workers alike. Yet, it can often be difficult for decisionmakers to identify an HVAC system which manages all of the unique needs of a hospital, while mitigating additional risks offset by the pandemic. Hospital HVAC…

Emirates 2022 World Stamp Exhibition highlights role of stamps in human history and peace

“المعرض الدولي للطوابع -الإمارات 2022”  توثيق لتاريخ الإمارات وإنجازاتها

 The Emirates 2022 World Stamp Exhibition, currently being held at Expo 2020 Dubai, highlights the integral role that stamps have played in human history, and in promoting peace and progress. The exhibition, hosted by Emirates Post Group in collaboration with the Emirates Philatelic Association, is running until 23 January at the Dubai Exhibition Centre. Hundreds of stamp and coin collectors and enthusiasts have gathered from all over the world to share their knowledge and love for philately – the collection and study of postal stamps. More than 175 exhibits from…

Moroccan diva Oum and iconic group Mnat Aïchata deliver hypnotic music at Expo’s Dubai Millennium Amphitheatre

“أوم” و”آمنات عيشاته” صوت الصحراء المغربية في إكسبو 2020 دبي

 Morocco’s iconic singer-songwriter Oum and celebrated music group Mnat Aïchata delivered hypnotic tunes that brilliantly blended traditional Western Sahara sounds with soul, jazz and electronic music at their ‘Desert Blues’ concert, held at Expo 2020’s Dubai Millennium Amphitheatre on Friday (21 January). Oum, hailed as an ambassador of Moroccan culture, charmed the audience with her seductive voice, giving the audience a taste of the traditional music of her country and the rhythms of Gnawa and Hassani, ably supported by the trio from Mnat Aïchata on trumpet, saxophone and bass guitar.…

Islamic values can be an engine for sustainable development

إكسبو 2020 دبي يبحث علاقة الإسلام بالاستدامة والمساواة

 Islam’s rich heritage and values, including the importance of education and the value of building a just society, are key to inspiring the region to develop a sustainable, equitable and thriving society, panellists said on Thursday (20 January). Exploring key questions of gender equality, social development and the need to build a thriving community within Islam, the discussion, ‘Women in Arabia and Islam: How Islam inspires sustainable development in the region and the world’, looked at the links between Islam and sustainable development, and how women in Islam have played…

Pop trio JILX wowed audience with powerful German Pavilion performance at Expo 2020 Dubai

فرقة ألمانية شابة تغني للتنوع وحب الحياة في إكسبو 2020 دبي

 Pop trio JILX rocked the German Pavilion today (21 January) at Expo 2020 Dubai with their energetic performance and dynamic music. Founded in the German city of Mannheim in 2021, the band combined keys, drums and vocals in a unique harmony that got the audience clapping and moving to the powerful beats. JILX sang songs of friendship and emotions, and their classic rock style performance kept the audience engaged and entertained till the very end. The band will perform live daily until 23 January from 8pm onwards on the Culture…

Building sustainable communities through music: Paraguay shows the way

 Music is transforming society in Paraguay through an innovative social entrepreneurship programme launched by Sonidos de la Tierra, a band that keeps sustainability at the heart of its enterprise. The band, declared Artist for Peace by UNESCO, is leading the way in creating communities that promote sustainable values and good citizen practices through its music schools. Lilian Molinas, Project Director of Sonidos de la Tierra, explained at the ‘H2O Sounds of Earth’ talk, held on Friday (21 January) at Expo 2020 Dubai, how 220 communities in Paraguay are transforming through…

Indian Consul General celebrates Republic Day: India Pavilion ‘will co-create next generation of ‘unicorns’

القنصل الهندي: جناحنا في إكسبو سيصبح منصة دائمة  لمساهمتنا في صنع جيل جديد من الشركات الناشئة

India’s pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai will be a legacy structure that will showcase India’s growth story and help co-create the next generation of ‘unicorns’, the Consul General of India, His Excellency Dr Aman Puri, said on Wednesday at celebrations to mark India’s 73rd Republic Day. Dr Puri said: “Close to 200 startups have so far showcased their amazing ideas at the India Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai, and our target is to reach 500 by the end of the Expo. Last year, more than 40 Indian startups entered the…