TMS Yearbook 2019/20 launch at Nor-Shipping

TMS Yearbook 2019/20 launch at Nor-Shipping

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 June 2019, (AETOSWire): The Maritime Standard has published the fourth edition of its well-respected and popular The Maritime Standard Yearbook 2019/20. The company took the opportunity of its participation at the prestigious Nor-Shipping maritime conference and exhibition in Norway to officially launch the publication which has a worldwide circulation and will be displayed at many international exhibitions and events over the coming year. Trevor Pereira, Managing Director of The Maritime Standard, presented the first copy to Ali Al Daboos, Executive Director, Dubai Maritime City Authority…

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Speakers confirmed for TMS Tanker Conference 2019

Speakers confirmed for TMS Tanker Conference 2019

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 16 June 2019, (AETOSWire); Preparations for The Maritime Standard Tanker Conference, which takes place in Dubai, at The Atlantis, the Palm, on Tuesday October 22nd this year, are rapidly gathering momentum. A top-class line-up of speakers and panellists has been confirmed, ensuring the event will fully live up to the reputation for quality built up over the past three years. The theme of this year’s Conference is ‘Opening Up New Horizons’, reflecting the cautious optimism that now exists within the tanker industry. Conference editor, Clive Woodbridge,…

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HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum tours 17th Automechanika in Dubai

HH Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum tours 17th Automechanika in Dubai

Dubai, UAE: Automechanika Dubai 2019, the 17th edition of the Middle East and Africa’s (MEA) largest automotive aftermarket trade fair, was opened today (10th June) by His Highness Sheikh Mansoor bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum. With 1,880 exhibitors from 63 countries spanning 63,300sqm at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre, the annual three-day event features 23 country pavilions and 34 international trade associations, while more than half of the 32,000-plus trade visitors are expected to come from outside of the UAE. The biggest names in the global automotive…

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A-MAP Launches New Range of ASIMCO PLUS Batteries at Automechanika Dubai 2019

A-MAP Launches New Range of ASIMCO PLUS Batteries at Automechanika Dubai 2019

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire)– A-MAP (Al Muqarram Auto Spare Parts Trading) launches its latest range of European batteries, ASIMCO PLUS, at Automechanika 2019. With 17 shows in 16 countries, Automechanika is the world´s biggest B2B trade fair brand for the automotive aftermarket and service industry. It is a great place to discover product innovations and gain an understanding of the latest market trends. A-MAP, reputed Automotive Aftermarket Global Player based out of Dubai introduced their highly efficient maintenance range of ASIMCO PLUS batteries that ensure unparalleled performance even in…

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Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition Gets Ready to Launch with the Appearance of the Canopus Star

Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition Gets Ready to Launch with the Appearance of the Canopus Star

With It’s Seventeenth Edition Distinguished by Innovation Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): The Higher Organizing Committee of the Abu Dhabi International Hunting and Equestrian Exhibition (ADIHEX) finalized the form and content of the 2019 edition of the exhibition, which will be held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler’s Representative in Al Dhafra Region and Chairman of Emirates Falconers Club. The exhibition will be held from August 27th to 31st at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center (ADNEC) and is considered to be…

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2019 China Yiwu Imported Commodities Fair Concludes, with Number of Professional Buyers up 48.41% Year-on-Year

2019 China Yiwu Imported Commodities Fair Concludes, with Number of Professional Buyers up 48.41% Year-on-Year

YIWU, China–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— 2019 China Yiwu Imported Commodities Fair, a key platform to accelerate Yiwu’s opening up to the world, closed on May 26, 2019 in Yiwu City of China. With an exhibition area of 50,000m2, the Fair of this year gathered exhibitors from 85 countries and regions, including Spain, Italy, Germany, Russia, South Korea, Japan, Malaysia, India, Pakistan, Australia, and Tanzania, to show more than 100,000 varieties of daily necessities covering handcrafts, household goods, maternal and baby care, clothing accessories, food and beverage. The four-day event attracted 119,600 person-times…

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Buy and Sell Globally: 2019 Yiwu Imported Commodities Fair Opens in “World’s Capital of Small Commodities”

Buy and Sell Globally: 2019 Yiwu Imported Commodities Fair Opens in “World’s Capital of Small Commodities”

YIWU, China–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire), China Yiwu Imported Commodities Fair 2019 opened at Yiwu International Expo Center in Eastern China’s Yiwu city – the world’s capital of small commodities. The Fair of this year provides 2,012 standard booths in five halls, namely Asia I, Asia II, Europe, America-Australia-Africa & Cross-border Trade & Zhenjiang-International Sister Cities Exchange, and Imported Sweets and Wines, with an exhibition area of over 50,000m2 . Among the nearly 1,000 exhibitors from 85 countries and regions, 170 are from 40 countries and regions along the “Belt and Road” to exhibit daily…

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3rd World Intelligence Congress (WIC 2019) Stresses AI’s Role In Growth

3rd World Intelligence Congress (WIC 2019) Stresses AI’s Role In Growth

TIANJIN, China–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— The 3rd World Intelligence Congress (WIC 2019), a forum for exchange and cooperation in the field of artificial intelligence, emphasized the role of artificial intelligence (AI) in the economic and social growth of nations at this year’s event, held May 16-19 in Tianjin, China. WIC 2019 welcomed more than 1,450 delegates from 40 countries and regions, as well as 245 organizations, including 38 of the world’s top 500 companies. President Xi Jinping, in his letter to the WIC, noted that artificial intelligence (AI) had a significant impact…

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Saudi Elenex 2019 successfully concludes by underscoring the Kingdom’s leadership in renewable energy landscape

Saudi Elenex 2019 successfully concludes by underscoring the Kingdom’s leadership in renewable energy landscape

Launch of new solar PV projects with a direct investment of USD 1.51 billion May 13, 2019- The 22nd edition of Saudi Elenex – the international trade exhibition for Electricity, Alternative Energy, Lighting, Power Generation, and Water successfully concluded amidst strong international and local participation. The overwhelming participation witnessed by the 2019 edition of the event once again highlighted its pivotal role as an interactive platform that facilitates dialogue between VIPs and key decision makers from the public and private sectors in the fields of natural resources and renewable energy.…

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Abu Dhabi pharmaceutical event to address the 1.3 million UAE residents impacted by asthma    

Abu Dhabi pharmaceutical event to address the 1.3 million UAE residents impacted by asthma    

CPhI Middle East and Africa, the leading global pharmaceutical event, will address the increasing prevalence of Chronic Respiratory Diseases (CRDs) in the region when the event returns to the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) from 16-18 September later this year. CRDs including chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), asthma, respiratory allergies and occupational lung diseases, are becoming more prevalent in the Middle East region and leading to more opportunities for pharmaceutical firms. Despite the introduction of 100% tax on tobacco products and the implementation of non-communicable disease initiatives, medicines are…

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Sharjah Asset Management wins International Business Excellence Award

Sharjah Asset Management wins International Business Excellence Award

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): Sharjah Asset Management (SAM), the investment arm of the Government of Sharjah, won the prestigious Retail category Award at the fifth edition of the International Business Excellence Awards, which was held, with the Support of the Dubai Department of Economic Development (DED) last week, at the Intercontinental Dubai Festival City. Commenting on the victory, Chief Asset Management Officer Mohammed Bin Essa said, “We are delighted to win this distinguished award that acknowledges our commitment towards creating a competitive economy for the emirate and recognises our…

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tHIS 2019 to Shape Future Health Science and Technology With Expanded Exhibition Scale in Shanghai and Hangzhou

tHIS 2019 to Shape Future Health Science and Technology With Expanded Exhibition Scale in Shanghai and Hangzhou

SHANGHAI- (BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire) – The Health Industry Summit (tHIS) 2019, organized by Reed Sinopharm, will scale up with a total exhibition area of 400,000m2. For the first time, it will adopt the “Two Cities One Show” mode – to be launched in Shanghai and Hangzhou, two key cities in China’s Yangtze Economic Belt, namely China International Medicinal Equipment Fair (CMEF) and PHARMCHINA at the National Convention and Exhibition Center (Shanghai) on May 13-17, and API China – China’s leading exhibition for the pharmaceutical manufacturing sector – at Hangzhou International Expo Center…

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Oman Convention Bureau announces strategic partnership with Millennium Hotels & Resorts MEA

Oman Convention Bureau announces strategic partnership with Millennium Hotels & Resorts MEA

Dubai, UAE (May 9, 2019) – Oman Convention Bureau has announced the signing of a strategic partnership agreement with the Millennium Hotels and Resorts Middle East and Africa (MEA) to promote Oman as a key MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Exhibitions) destination. As part of the strategic alliance, Millennium Hotels & Resorts MEA will work closely with the Oman Convention Bureau to introduce combined sales and marketing strategies directed to key MICE agents and potential clients. Commenting on the new partnership, Alexander Suski, Regional Director of Sales & Marketing, Millennium…

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Dubai-based artist Rowaida Hakim presents a special collection of paintings to celebrate the Holy Month of Ramadan

Dubai-based artist Rowaida Hakim presents a special collection of paintings to celebrate the Holy Month of Ramadan

Dubai, United Arab Emirates In celebration of the Holy Month of Ramadan artist Rowaida Hakim has incorporated her signature strips of gold leaf onto variously sized abstract canvases with Arabic messages for peace and positivity.  “These are quotes about hope, beauty and the happiness of life,” says the artist. “I want everyone to feel a sense of love and joy when they look at my paintings.”Charity is a very important part of Islam and is even more significant during Ramadan. Through her paintings, Hakim aims to offer through her art ways for…

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8th Annual EmiratesGBC Congress highlights critical role of circular economy in driving sustainable growth

8th Annual EmiratesGBC Congress highlights critical role of circular economy in driving sustainable growth

Dubai, UAE; May 2, 2019:In its eighth annual edition, the Emirates Green Building Council (EmiratesGBC) Congress gathered regional and international experts to discuss for the first time the adoption of a circular economic model in the building industry and construction sector in a bid to advance the United Arab Emirate’s sustainable development goalsof Vision 2021. Organisedby EmiratesGBC, an independent forum aimed at conserving the environment by strengthening and promoting green building practices, theCongress was held under the theme ‘Circling in on Zero: Circular Economy in the Built Environment,’ on 1…

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SWISS-BELHOTEL INTERNATIONAL REVEALS PLANS FOR EXPANSION, BRANDS AND SUTAINABILITY AT ARABIAN TRAVEL MARKET (ATM) 2019

SWISS-BELHOTEL INTERNATIONAL REVEALS PLANS FOR EXPANSION, BRANDS AND SUTAINABILITY AT ARABIAN TRAVEL MARKET (ATM) 2019

Hong Kong – Swiss-Belhotel International, the global hospitality management chain, has concluded a highly successful four days at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM), where it updated the Middle Eastern travel trade on its impressive plans for global expansion, brand development and environmental sustainability. The company sent a high-level delegation to ATM, which took place in Dubai from 28th April to 1st May 2019 and was attended by over 39,000 travel professionals, government ministers and media. The group’s presence was led by Gavin M. Faull, Chairman and President, Matthew Faull, Senior…

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ATM 2019’s Global Stage gears up for in-depth industry discussions on key travel and tourism trends

ATM 2019’s Global Stage gears up for in-depth industry discussions on key travel and tourism trends

Saudi Arabia’s growing tourism sector will be one of over 40 key travel and tourism trendsunder the spotlight on Arabian Travel Market’s Global Stage – as more than 100 experts from across the spectrum of global hospitality gear up for three more days ofinteractive discussions, keynotes and industry briefings. The Kingdom will see a vast expansion of its hotel and resort inventory during 2019, with approximately 9,000 keys of three- to five-star international supply projected to enter the market despite major cities such as Riyadh and Jeddah experiencing an overall…

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Personalise and remove friction for customers, to be successful, GCC travel companies told at ATM

Personalise and remove friction for customers, to be successful, GCC travel companies told at ATM

Gulf-based travel and hospitality companies that use disruptive technologies to boost personalisation and remove friction for customers are likely to become future market leaders, according to experts speaking at Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2019. In a panel discussion titled ‘The Big Picture – Who Will Sell Travel Best in the Future?’, which took place on ATM’s Global Stage, representatives from Booking.com, Sabre Corporation, Google, Facebookand Emirates explored the potential benefits and pitfalls of technology implementation in the Gulf’s tourism sector. While innovations such as the Internet of Things (IoT), artificial…

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Morocco wins Best Stand Design at Arabian Travel Market 2019

Morocco wins Best Stand Design at Arabian Travel Market 2019

It’s hard to stand out from the crowd when you’re one of 2,800 exhibitors – but the Moroccan National Provincial Tourist Office has been adjudged the Best Stand Design for its authentic representation of a typical Moroccan house at Arabian Travel Market 2019. Reproducing elements of both a ‘riad’ and a ‘dar’, the Moroccan stand featured a traditional townhouse with pink walls, a courtyard and a fountain,while EXPO 2020 was highly commended for its colourful and engaging stand. The awards also covered Best Stand for Doing Business; Best Stand within…

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Laurent A. Voivenel, SVP,Swiss-Belhotel International Highlights the Need for Responsible Tourism at ATM

Laurent A. Voivenel, SVP,Swiss-Belhotel International Highlights the Need for Responsible Tourism at ATM

Laurent A. Voivenel, Senior Vice President, Operations and Development for the Middle East, Africa and India, Swiss-Belhotel International, spoke today at the Arabian Travel Market (ATM) on the critical need to reduce the carbon footprint across the industry. Participating in a panel discussion at the ‘ATM Inspiration Theatre’, Laurent emphasized on the importance of achieving energy efficiencyusing renewable resources. According to a report by United Nations World Tourism Organisation UNWTO, the hotel industry accounts for 1% of global annual carbon emissions while tourism as a whole accounts for 8% carbon…

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