VACHERON CONSTANTIN ‘ONE OF NOT MANY MENTORSHIP PROGRAM’ IN THE MIDDLE EAST

ﭬاشرون كونستنتان تطلق في منطقة الشرق الأوسط

Vacheron Constantin launches the “One of not many Mentorship Program” in the United Arab Emirates, in collaboration with Zayed University A new educational initiative aiming at empowering young women Six inspiring Emirati women to guide six senior undergraduates through a six-month journey of observation, exploration and experimentation A collaboration between Vacheron Constantin and the Emirati couture Maison, Mauzan, which designed 6 unique abayas inspired by the Maison’s Égerie collection Dubai, 20th October 2020 – Vacheron Constantin introduces the ‘One of not many Mentorship Program’, a new educational initiative in collaboration…

Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company PJSC announces

شركة الإمارات للاتصالات المتكاملة تسجّل نمواً بنسبة 41.6٪

41.6% quarter-over-quarter growth in its Adjusted Q3 Net Income and 116.2% year-over-year growth in its Q3 2020 Net Income Dubai, UAE, 21st October 2020 – Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company PJSC (“EITC”) published today its financial results for the third quarter of 2020. It reported (a) a strong 41.6% quarter-over-quarter growth in its quarterly Adjusted Net Income[1] and 116.2% year-over-year growth in its quarterly Net Income as a result of the improvement of its operational performance and the capital gains derived from the sale of its stake in Khazna, (b) a…

Mall of The Emirates evolves visitors’ experience with the launch of ultimate spa destination

انطلاق منتجع “سنسيجا ستوريز” الصحي في “كمبينسكي مول الإمارات”

SENSASIA Stories, a flagship destination spa, will open its doors in October 2020 The destination will also feature ‘STORIES LAB’ an express spa with a dedicated entrance for shoppers on the first floor of the mall. Virtual reality experiences will offer complete customised escapism and guided meditations. Dubai, UAE, 21 October 2020: Located at the Kempinski Hotel Mall of the Emirates, SENSASIA Stories is a flagship destination spa committed to total body wellness. Scheduled for an October 2020 launch, the therapeutic SENSASIA Stories has been curated to make shopping trips…

Fighters Soak Up Island Life Ahead of UFC 254 Showdown

نجوم يو إف سي يحظون بتجربةٍ مميزة على شاطئ جزيرة ياس

Co-main event star Jarrod Cannonier among fighters enjoying some R&R before Saturday’s Return to Fight Island finale Some of the world’s best UFC fighters have swapped the gym for the sand ahead of this weekend’s thrilling Return to Fight Island finale in Abu Dhabi, enjoying some downtime on Yas Island’s Yas Beach. Jared Cannonier, whose middleweight bout against Robert Whittaker is the co-main event of UFC 254: Nurmagomedov vs Gaethje at Flash Forum on Saturday, was one of several fighters taking time out of their fight preparation. The American fighter…

Global Village launches new digital wallet solution ‘GV Pay by noqodi’  in partnership with emaratech for the Silver Jubilee season

القرية العالمية تطلق محفظة GV Pay by noqodi الإلكترونية

Comfort and convenience of guests remain top priorities for Global Village GV Pay by noqodi provides a unique contactless solution for seamless transactions Dubai, UAE, 21 October 2020: Global Village, the UAE and wider region’s leading multicultural family destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment, has partnered with emaratech, the leading Emirati company specialising in high-end information technology services. The business partnership will introduce a next-generation e-wallet solution available to use across the park throughout Season 25. Powered by emaratech, a subsidiary of the Investment Corporation of Dubai, ‘GV Pay by…

Women 20 (W20) Challenges G20 Leaders to Close the Gap between Imagination and Reality on Women’s Equality

Women 20 (W20) Challenges G20 Leaders to Close the Gap between Imagination and Reality on Women’s Equality

RIYADH, SAUDI ARABIA, (AETOSWire): – Women 20 (W20), the women’s engagement group to the G20, challenged G20 leaders to live up to their promises of the past and make women’s economic equality a reality. Laying out measures to expedite the economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, the W20 presented its Communiqué to H.E. Dr. Majid Alqassabi, Minister of Commerce, Chair of G20 Trade and Investment, representing the Presidency of the G20. The pandemic provides an opportunity for G20 leaders to reset G20 economies based on the full and equitable participation…

Ericsson named 5G Transport leader in GlobalData report

إريكسون تُصنّف شركة رائدة في مجال شبكات النقل من الجيل الخامس

Ericsson has been named a leader in 5G Transport, according to the latest assessment of 5G transport portfolios by market research company, GlobalData. Ericsson received top ratings in key areas such as capacity, scale and 5G Xhaul Support. Ericsson 5G Transport Portfolio received the highest buying criteria ratings in the areas of Capacity and Scale, *5G Xhaul Support, Timing and Synchronization, and Power and Physical Characteristics. The company’s network slicing and programmability, and portfolio breadth were described as “very strong.” Emir Halilovic Principal Analyst, Telecom Technology and Software at GlobalData,…

Abu Dhabi residential sales gained pace in Q3; prices showed moderate declines, says Chestertons

ارتفاع مبيعات العقارات السكنية في أبوظبي

Average apartment and villa sales prices declined marginally by 0.6% and 0.2%, respectively q-on-q; Tapered rate of decline in the rental market with average rates down by 1% for apartments and 0.5% for villas, in Q3 Transaction volumes increased over Q3, with market activity gaining pace  Abu Dhabi’s real estate market saw a rise in transactions over Q3, with market activity continuing to gain pace following the easing of social distancing measures in May, according to the Chestertons’ Observer: Abu Dhabi Market Report Q3 2020. Although apartment and villa sales…

Etisalat Group Reports a 6% increase in consolidated Net Profit for Q3 2020 to AED 2.4 billion

Etisalat Group Reports a 6% increase in consolidated

Etisalat Group today announced its consolidated financial statement for the Q3 2020 ending 30th September 2020. Q3 Financial Highlights and Key Developments Aggregate subscriber base reached 149 million; representing Year over Year increase of 1%. In Q3 2020, consolidated revenues reached AED 13.0 billion, while consolidated net profit after Federal Royalty amounted to AED 2.4 billion, an increase of 6% compared to same period last year. In the third quarter, Consolidated EBITDA amounted to AED 6.9 billion, representing an increase of 2% year over year and resulting in EBITDA margin…

Lockheed Martin Interns Showcase New AI Solution for Aircraft Inspection to Tawazun and EDGE

Lockheed Martin Interns Showcase New AI Solution

Senior officials commend ongoing efforts to develop UAE talent in the aerospace and defense industry   Top-performing Emirati interns at Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), the US-based global technology leader, recently showcased their work on advanced technology projects to senior UAE defense industry officials. Presenting the outcomes of their summer internships at Lockheed Martin’s Center for Innovation and Security Solutions (CISS) in Masdar City, the UAE university students demonstrated real-world aerospace solutions they created to leaders from Tawazun Economic Council (Tawazun), the UAE’s defense and security industry enabler, and EDGE, the advanced…