4th DecoBuild 2020 kicks off Thursday in Dubai with over 55 exhibiting companies

ديكوبيلد 2020 ينطلق غداً بمشاركة أكثر من 55 عارضا

The 4th edition of Housing, Building Materials, Decoration& Engineering Consultancy Exhibition “DecoBuild 2020”, organized by the Mohammed Bin Rashid Housing Establishment, MRHE, will launch this Thursday in the Emirate of Dubai. The three-day event, which will be held at Elbait Metwahid, Al Warqa 4, Dubai, brings together more than 55 exhibiting companies from across the country. The event reflects the MRHE’s vision of launching flexible and innovative housing initiatives and programs. It also comes in line with the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President,…

Abu Dhabi Arabic Language Centre Announces Integrated Programmes for Arabic Language Development

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – 25th November 2020: The Abu Dhabi Arabic Language Centre at the Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi today announced its integrated programmes for Arabic language development and modernisation, featuring a number of initiatives designed to achieve Arabic language leadership in culture, knowledge, creativity and education, and to foster Arabic content creation and scientific research. The Centre is also responsible for recommending policies and frameworks that support the adoption of Arabic in public and private sector business operations. Abu Dhabi Arabic Language Centre…

Advanced Technology Research Council Announces ‘ASPIRE’  to Drive the Creation of Future Transformative Technologies

ASPIRE frames problem statements with cross-sector industry stakeholders, universities and research institutes Serves as a technology programme manager for R&D projects and designs with international competitions Abu Dhabi-UAE: 25 November 2020 – The newly established Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC) has today announced its plans to drive the creation of future transformative technologies with the launch of its dedicated technology programme management pillar, ASPIRE. ASPIRE works in consultation with cross-sector industry stakeholders to frame problem statements that can be solved through research and development. By defining the problem, setting milestones,…

DP WORLD, UAE REGION GAINS RECOGNITION

FOR ITS REMARKABLE CONTRIBUTION TO THE MARITIME INDUSTRY IN THE MIDDLE EAST The company was commended for its excellence in port development, performance, efficiency and innovation at the Maritime Standard Awards 2020 Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 24, 2020: DP World, UAE Region, the leading enabler of smart trade bagged the Terminal Operator of the Year award at The Maritime Standard Awards 2020. Held on November 23, 2020, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President, Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman and Chief Executive,…

Al Musharrkh: New decree overhauling foreign ownership rules

 of commercial companies in the UAE opens up local economy to global businesses and investors in an unprecedented way  Presidential decree annuls the requirement for commercial companies to have a major Emirati shareholder or agent, providing full foreign ownership of onshore companies.  Mohamed Juma Al Musharrkh, CEO of the Sharjah FDI Office (Invest in Sharjah), operating under the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), and the Regional Director of WAIPA Steering Committee for the MENA region, has asserted that the issuance of the new decree to revamp the UAE Federal Law No. 2…

Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) Signs MOU with Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq

Abu Dhabi, UAE- 24 November 2020, Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) announced today that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), with aims to aims to foster bilateral cooperation and to provide advanced, innovative services and facilities development to the business community in the UAE. During the signing the ceremony, H.E. Mohammed Ali Al Shorafa Al Hammadi, Chairman of ADX witnessed the signing of this agreement between H.E. Marwan bin Jassim Al Sarkal, Executive Chairman of Shurooq and Mr. Saeed Hamad…

TBHF supports UNHCR project to enhance health services

for Kakuma refugees and host community in Turkana County Sharjah-based charity fully funds the US$266,250 clinic which will boost provision of essential health services in the Kakuma Camp and the nearby Kalobeyei Settlement Beneficiaries include 22,000 refugees, asylum seekers and adjoining host community Mariam Al Hammadi: Health services are of paramount importance in building strong communities and such projects are investments that will pay rich dividends for refugees and their host communities The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF), a Sharjah-based global humanitarian organization dedicated to helping people in need worldwide, has…

UAE, UK join hands to boost trade ties, export credit opportunities

المشرخ: تعديلات قانون الشركات تواكب مستجدات سوق الاستثمار العالمي

Etihad Credit Insurance (ECI), the UAE Federal export credit company and the UK Export Finance (UKEF), the UK’s export credit agency, have signed a reinsurance agreement to enhance the competitiveness, scale and scope of both countries’ export industry through strategic partnership and cooperation. The agreement, which was signed by Massimo Falcioni, CEO of ECI, and Louis Taylor, CEO of UKEF, aims to provide a robust turnkey platform, which the two parties can utilise to draw new business opportunities and identify areas for future collaboration to foster a greater trade alliance…

Amazon invests in delivery infrastructure, employees, and technology

Ahead of White Friday: to meet growing demand in the UAE Last-mile delivery stations and sort centre space nearly doubled, while fulfilment network capacity increased by more than 45% New global technologies introduced for Amazon.ae first full year in the region Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 24 November 2020 – Ahead of its flagship event White Friday, Amazon announced that it has invested in strengthening its operations in the UAE to ensure a smarter, faster, and more consistent experience for its customers and sellers. Spread across three key pillars: delivery…

“Jewels of Emirates” Show kicks off Wednesday at Expo Centre Sharjah

The 1st edition of the “Jewels of Emirates” Show, the first 100% Emirati exhibition for jewelry, gold, silver, pearl, precious stones, luxury watches, and perfumes will kick off on Wednesday. Spanning over an area of 6000 sqm, the 4-day event is bringing together over 100 local jewelers from different emirates of the country and the best jewelry designers, as well as the most famous local brands in gold, silver, diamonds, precious stones, pearls, gemstones, and watches, including the show sponsor “Salem Al Shueibi Jewellery”. The show also features a special…