Lucy Hawking talks inclusivity, unity and why it’s important to make science attractive to kids

لوسي هوكينغ: إكسبو 2020 دبي منصة مثالية لأصحاب الهمم

DUBAI, 3 December 2021 – Inclusivity, accessibility and collaboration are vital for humanity to tackle global challenges, Lucy Hawking, children’s author, journalist, and daughter of renowned British physicist Stephen Hawking said on Friday. Speaking on International Day of Persons with Disabilities, Hawking, whose father had motor neurone disease, said the day “gives us a moment to talk about the very globally-significant issues that face people with disabilities, and to discuss them in lots of different areas, putting the focus on 1.3 billion people worldwide. “Hearing the discussions around persons with…

French President Emmanuel Macron signs major deals with UAE at Expo 2020, boosting trade, finance and prosperity for both countries

DUBAI, 3 December 2021 – French President Emmanuel Macron visited Expo 2020 Dubai on Friday to meet His Highness Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE’s Armed Forces, signing a series of agreements that will greatly benefit both countries and touring the France Pavilion. In a meeting held at Expo 2020’s Leadership Pavilion, attended by business leaders, ministers and dignitaries, President Macron and Sheikh Mohamed signed documents covering a range of sectors, including trade and finance. These included an…

Architect of Expo 2020 Dubai’s giant gates opens Sustainability Portal

مصمم بوابة الاستدامة في إكسبو 2020 دبي

DUBAI, 3 December 2021 – The architect behind Expo 2020 Dubai’s iconic giant portals swung open the gates at the Sustainability Portal on Friday, as drums welcomed him during a special ceremony. Asif Khan, who hails from the UK, designed the three gateways to the Expo site. They stand 21m tall and are 30m wide, yet are light enough for one person to open. The crisscrossing beams look like mesh, and are made from carbon fibre, with strands as thin as 10mm. Khan’s inspiration came from the Arab world –…

Nigeria celebrates its Expo 2020 Dubai National Day with a visit by President Muhammadu Buhari

نيجيريا تحتفل بيومها الوطني في إكسبو 2020 دبي بحضور رئيسها محمد بخاري

DUBAI, 3 December 2021 – Nigeria celebrated its National Day at Expo 2020 on Friday with a visit by President Muhammadu Buhari, and spectacular performances by the National Troupe of Nigeria and award-winning Afropop singer-songwriter Teni at Al Wasl Plaza. President Muhammadu Buhari, accompanied by Foreign Minister Geoffrey Onyeama, was welcomed by His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, UAE Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence and Commissioner General of Expo 2020 Dubai. President Buhari said: “Expo 2020 Dubai is, by all measures, the single most important global event of its kind…

Nigerian Foreign Minister Geoffrey Onyeama: Now is a good time to invest in Nigeria

وزير الخارجية النيجيري: الوقت مناسب للدعوة إلى الاستثمار في نيجيريا

DUBAI, 3 December 2021 – Nigerian Foreign Minister Geoffrey Onyeama on Friday underlined the significance of Nigeria’s participation in Expo 2020 Dubai – the first World Expo to be held in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region – as an opportunity to showcase the country’s business and investment potential to the world. “Nigeria has one of the fastest [growing] populations in the world. By the year 2050, it will be the third largest country in the world so this is a good time for any investor to…

Tranquil Dubai To Be First Globally To Incorporate Stay Well by Delos Throughout Entire Property

Tranquil Dubai To Be First Globally To Incorporate Stay Well by Delos Throughout Entire Property

Collaboration marks Delos’ entry into the Middle East region with renowned hospitality offering NEW YORK and DUBAI, UAE–(BUSINESS WIRE /AETOSWire)– Delos, a global wellness real estate and technology company, and Tranquil, a boutique urban wellness real estate company, today announced a collaboration to incorporate Delos wellness technologies throughout the new Tranquil Wellness Tower in Dubai. Stay Well by Delos provides evidence-based health and wellness features and programming to help create healthier indoor spaces, and will be incorporated throughout the property, making Tranquil the first property in the world to offer…

Emirates, BinSina, Dubai Duty Free, Hunter, and Al Ain among the winners as the 2021 World Branding Awards go Virtual

Emirates, BinSina, Dubai Duty Free, Hunter, and Al Ain among the winners as the 2021 World Branding Awards go Virtual

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– The fourteenth edition of the World Branding Awards saw over 500 brands from more than 60 countries named as the “Brand of the Year” and welcomed more than 100 guests from around the world to connect remotely and celebrate their achievements at the Forums first Virtual ceremony. Spotify, Zoom, Yakult, NetFlix, Amazon, The Lego Group, Neutrogena, Nescafé, Heinz, L’Oréal, Starbucks, Google, and VISA were amongst some of the Worlds best brands announced as Global Winners in the first online ceremony at Kensington Palace.   Winners from the United…

The Startups Without Borders Summit Kicks Off its Hybrid Edition, Live from Rome And Cairo

انطلاق فاعلية Startups Without Borders، التي تُبث مباشرةً من روما والقاهرة

Startups Without Borders has launched the hybrid edition of its annual Startups Without Borders Summit, which will take place on December 11th and 12th in a hybrid online-offline format streamed LIVE from Rome and Cairo simultaneously. With the theme “Reconnect the dots,” the summit will bring together key players in the tech space, valiant founders, and international investors to rethink what ‘back to normal’ really means and reconnect the dots. With two main stages, the summit will take place in Rome, at LVenture Hub, and Cairo, at the American University…

Shakespeare Communications Celebrates New Zanzibar Property Client Win

شكسبير للاتصالات توقع شراكةً مع عميل عقاري جديد في زنجبار

Dubai, United Arab Emirates Continuing its run of client-winning success, Dubai’s leading boutique agency, Shakespeare Communications, is now the UAE representative of Blue Amber, the most significant property development in East Africa to date. UAE residents are now invited to invest in a limited number of two-bedroom, two-bathroom luxury seaside villas in an exciting new, first-of-its-kind resort development in Zanzibar, called Blue Amber. Blue Amber is a stylish new exclusive mixed-use, waterfront resort development which stretches along four kilometres of magnificent, unspoilt Indian Ocean coastline – occupying 410 hectares of tropical landscape…

REDTAG Launches National Day Bonanza Offer to Mark the UAE Golden Jubilee

رد تاغ تطلق عرضاً خاصاً بمناسبة اليوبيل الذهبي لدولة الإمارات

Adding to the celebrations of the UAE’s 50th National Day, value fashion and homeware brand REDTAG has launched a limited-period offer of 30% off on a wide range of selections, including the latest Winter 2021 collection Dubai, United Arab Emirates REDTAG, the Middle East’s leading value fashion and homeware brand, has launched its National Day Bonanza Offer of 30% off. The limited-period offer, which is available across the brand’s extensive product portfolio, is valid till Saturday, 18th December 2021. As the UAE commemorates 50 years since its formal nationalization, spectacular celebrations…