THIERRY BOLLORÉ ANNOUNCED AS NEW CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF JAGUAR LAND ROVER

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Mr Chandrasekaran, Chairman of Tata Sons, Tata Motors and Jaguar Land Rover plc would like to announce that Mr Thierry Bolloré has been appointed to the role of Chief Executive Officer of Jaguar Land Rover, effective 10 September 2020. Mr Chandrasekaran said: “I am delighted to welcome Thierry to Jaguar Land Rover. An established global business leader with a proven track record of implementing complex transformations, Thierry will bring a wealth of experience to one of the most revered positions in the industry.” Mr Bolloré has extensive expertise in the…

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Abu Dhabi community to experience ease and convenience like never before during Eid Al Adha

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– During the Eid Al Adha holiday, citizens and residents of Abu Dhabi emirate will be experiencing unprecedented levels of ease and convenience when it comes to government services as a result of the recent initiatives and programmes launched by the Abu Dhabi Government. The first half of 2020 has seen tremendous digitalisation progress across the emirate through digital transformation acceleration and the development of unified and comprehensive digital channels. These platforms have enabled the public to access an array of services provided by government entities through a single point…

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The next generation of manufacturing 5G-enabled industrialization

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By Ekow Nelson: Vice president of Ericsson Middle East and Africa Enforced changes in work patterns and the shifts to remote working imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic on large sections of the global economy has accelerated the pace of digital transformation that was already underway. Despite the uncertainty caused by the pandemic, service providers continued to switch on 5G. Commercial 5G deployments with leading service providers took place during 2019 and 5G subscriptions have already passed 500,000, mainly in the Gulf countries, according to the latest Ericsson Mobility Report. Trends…

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NNTC and CROC to Boost Industrial Safety through  New Digital Worker Platform Release

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The strategic partners have also released a new product module that turns ordinary hard hats into smart helmets   NNTC, a UAE-based software developer and solution provider, along with its strategic partner CROC, a market leader in end-to end IT solutions, today announced the release of a new version of their Digital Worker platform for industrial safety. The strategic partners have also released a new version of the IoT module capable of transforming ordinary hard hats into smart helmets. These updates are designed to boost safety, reduce risk and improve worker…

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international Friendship Day: How to stay connected with friends using the Galaxy S20 series

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International Friendship Day is a celebration that marks close association and camaraderie between people. Thanks to the advancements made in smartphone innovation and technology, keeping in touch with friends is easy, convenient, and enjoyable in modern day society. Rather than writing letters like the old days or sending emails and text messages at the end of the 20th century, we can now seamlessly speak to friends and family living on the other side of the world in-person through our mobile screens without being interrupted. Here, we list how Samsung enthusiasts…

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Dubai Customs launches Al Furdah Falcons Award  to recognize frontline heroes

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In recognition of the recognizable efforts of the frontline heroes and the employees who worked efficiently from home during the spread of the pandemic, Dubai Customs launched Al Furdah Falcons Award. The ceremony took place online under the patronage and presence of HE Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director General of Dubai Customs and a number of executive directors, heads of departments and employees. The award, in its first version, has 7 categories that are divided into two levels: the individual level which includes the Medal of Customs Honor, Medal of Best…

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LEVA Hotels Offers Owners Compelling Brand Conversion Options

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Coronavirus has reshaped the hospitality business landscape like never before. Offering hotel owners, a strong alternative, LEVA Hotels has rolled out compelling brand conversion options for existing properties looking for change. The choice of having one of Leva brands or managing the owner asset with their branding as a Third party or white label operator. A higher Gross Operating Profit (GOP), lower management fees and global operations with a highly experienced international team purely focused on revenue maximization and offering cost effective models and fees. Mr. JS Anand, Founder and…

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HASH Design launches new Eid collection ‘Casual Chic’

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Known for its distinctive and unique designs and following on the success of its previous collections, HASH Design has announced the launch of its Eid collection to elevate the fashion game this season.  The new collection titled ‘Casual Chic’ is specifically curated for Eid Al-Adha and is inspired by the African spirit and boho style The distinct and modern collection uses fabrics like linen and soft fabrics with flowy cuts and pleats. Some of the pieces in the collection also have a touch of elegant embroidery work, while there are…

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Al Zahra Hospital Dubai Completes 4,000 Session of Hyperbaric Oxygenation Treatments

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Al Zahra Hospital Dubai is the only Hospital in Dubai to have a Hyperbaric Oxygenation Chamber  Al Zahra Hospital Dubai has completed over 4,000 sessions of Hyperbaric Oxygenation Treatments in 3 years, making it the only private hospital in the UAE to achieve this number. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy also known as HBOT, which is the use of 100% oxygen under high pressure, has been gaining abundant popularity in recent years (FDA approved since seventies) for its many health benefits. It involves delivering oxygen to the body (15 times the normal…

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Renault of Arabian Automobiles spreads joy this Eid al-Adha  with exceptional offer across full lineup

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 Customers will benefit from free insurance and free servicing, among other deals, across the full lineup  As part of its mission to bring joy to customers during the Eid festivities, Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Renault in Dubai, Sharjah, and the Northern Emirates, is welcoming Eid al-Adha with an offer that cannot be missed. Every new car that is bought from AAC Renault during Eid will come bundled with 1-year free insurance, 3-years free servicing, and a five-year — 1…

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Sharjah Book Authority explores ways to enhance cultural by cooperation with Italy

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SBA Chairman receives Italian Ambassador and Director of the Italian Cultural Institute in Abu Dhabi The Sharjah Book Authority (SBA) has explored new opportunities for cultural cooperation to strengthen bilateral relations between Sharjah and several Italian cultural entities during a meeting with a high-level delegation from Italy. His Excellency Ahmed bin Rakkad Al Ameri, Chairman of SBA, received HE Nicola Lener, Ambassador of Italy to the UAE, and Prof. Ida Zilio-Grandi, Director of the Italian Cultural Institute in Abu Dhabi, at the SBA headquarters to discuss the participation of Italian…

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Etihad Credit Insurance extends support to RAK Ceramics

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ECI coverage to boost RAK Ceramics’ competitiveness as it cements its position as one of the world’s biggest ceramics brand  Trade Credit Insurance with increased coverage will allow the UAE-based manufacturer of tiles, sanitaryware, porcelain tableware and faucets to tap more markets in the global arena RAK Ceramics to gain wider access to trade and banking finance by leveraging trade credit insurance from ECI Etihad Credit Insurance (ECI), the UAE’s Federal Export Credit Company, announced today that it will be providing export credit protection to RAK Ceramics PJSC (Ticker: RAKCEC),…

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T CLUB – ITALIAN LIFESTYLE

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Tod’s presents a man’s wardrobe that rediscovers the classics, displaying elegance as an attitude, imprinted with a touch of gentle rebellion. The brand’s italian spirit is expressed in its way of making things with extreme care, selecting the finest fabrics with nonchalance and self-confidence. Those who are truly familiar with beauty celebrate it by living it, not flaunting it. T club represents a group of men and free-spirited attitude which characterises them, along with their inherent culture of dress. This approach to life creates a club of outsiders who are…

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Ideal Standard introduces new colours for Ipalyss and Connect Air ranges

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Ideal Standard, one of the leading providers of innovative bathroom solutions operating across Europe, Middle East and Africa, introduced a brand new, sophisticated colour palette for Ipalyss vessels and Connect Air mixers, which are a part of their Atelier Collections in collaboration with Italian design studio Palomba Serafini Associati. The Ipalyss range of vessels is supplied in three configurations: a vessel without overflow, a vessel with overflow, and one with overflow & a deck. The overflow in these vessels has been thoughtfully integrated into the design. The result is a…

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Bionic Companies Pave The Way Forward For Stronger Business Performance

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Research Centered Around BCG’s Proprietary Digital Acceleration Index Framework Illustrates That Digital Maturity Is Essential For Middle East Businesses During Unprecedented Challenges Today’s COVID-19 crisis demands a rapid, comprehensive response and Bionic Champions are better positioned to take decisive and effective action, according to a new report by Boston Consulting Group (BCG). The report, titled ‘Bionic Champions in the Middle East: Lessons for all on capturing digital opportunities,’ explains that digitally mature companies deliver stronger business performance and organizations across the region must simultaneously elevate their resilience and focus on…

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Ideal Standard introduces new colours for Ipalyss and Connect Air ranges

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 Ideal Standard, one of the leading providers of innovative bathroom solutions operating across Europe, Middle East and Africa, introduced a brand new, sophisticated colour palette for Ipalyss vessels and Connect Air mixers, which are a part of their Atelier Collections in collaboration with Italian design studio Palomba Serafini Associati. The Ipalyss range of vessels is supplied in three configurations: a vessel without overflow, a vessel with overflow, and one with overflow & a deck. The overflow in these vessels has been thoughtfully integrated into the design. The result is a…

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DUBAI TRADE PARTNERS WITH GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN ACADEMY TO LAUNCH E-COURSES FOR SUPPLY CHAIN PROFESSIONALS

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Simulation Modules Based On Cognitive Load Principles to Be a Game-Changer for Over 180,000 Companies That Use Dubai Trade As E-learning platforms gain more popularity in the UAE, Dubai Trade, in association with Supply Chain Academy, has primed the deployment of its new E-Learning Platform, a next-generation initiative that is powered with simulation modules for every course. On completion, the modules will present the aspirant with international accreditation and certification by the most reputed, Supply Chain Academy. With accredited training content by the International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Management…

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Lang Leav tells aspiring writers to heed the voices Award-winning poet and novelist spoke about her inspiration and writing process at Sharjah Book Authority’s online Book Club session

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Featuring on the second online Book Club session organised yesterday (Thursday) by the Sharjah Book Authority (SBA), acclaimed novelist and poet, Lang Leav, immediately grabbed her audiences’ attention with the comment, “My sadness is what goads me into writing. Of course, it is hard to put your feelings out there in public and can be terrifying, but it is a compulsion [for me],” During the session moderated by Emirati poet Dr Afra Atiq, which was hosted on Zoom and live streamed on the SBA’s Facebook and Instagram pages, the author…

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(AASTS) mourns its founding member Dr. Hisham Afifi The Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport in Sharjah

الأكاديمية العربية للعلوم والتكنولوجيا والنقل البحري في الشارقة تنعي عضوها المؤسس د. هشام عفيفي

With hearts full of sorrow and sadness, the Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport in Sharjah (AASTS) has mourned Dr. Hisham Afifi, Advisor to the President of the Academy and in charge of Khorfakkan’s branch, who passed away in Cairo, Egypt. Dr. Afifi leaves behind a legacy of great achievements in serving the community as well as ideal values and principles ​​he instilled in his students. The educational institutions that he founded with utmost sincerity and honesty will always be a testament to his knowledge and love for…

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Dubai Customs graduates 5th batch of leadership program

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Within its efforts to develop the skills of its employees and qualify them to lead the future, Dubai Customs graduated the 5th batch of its prospective leaders. The training program was conducted in cooperation with Biz Group and was endorsed by the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM). The ceremony was organized online due to the current spread of the pandemic and was attended by His Excellency Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director General of Dubai Customs and a number of executive directors and male and female graduates. The program was launched…

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