Gradiant Achieves Strong Growth in Cleantech Water Treatment during the Pandemic

Gradiant Achieves Strong Growth in Cleantech Water Treatment during the Pandemic

SINGAPORE–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– Gradiant, an end-to-end cleantech water treatment solutions provider, announced that it has secured 26 new projects in 2021 year-to-date (YTD) across the Asia Pacific (APAC) region. Four of the projects will be delivered as design-build-own-operate-manage (DBOOM) contracts for long-term concession periods of up to 20 years. The business growth demonstrates increased demand for advanced water & wastewater treatment during the prolonged COVID-19 pandemic. The new contracts in 2021 YTD are a mix of high-profile clients in the industrial, municipal, and government sectors, including multinational brand owners. Eighteen of the…

General Mills Ranked Asia’s 12th Best Workplace by Great Place to Work® 

جنرال ميلز تحتل المرتبة الثانية عشرة بين أفضل بيئات العمل في آسيا

General Mills Ranked Asia’s 12th Best Workplace by Great Place to Work®  This recognition is a testimony to General Mills continued focus on fostering an inclusive and value-based company culture General Mills Middle East – a part of the US-based Fortune 500 company, General Mills, Inc. — has been recognized among Asia’s Best Workplaces 2021 across Asia, Middle East and Africa (AMEA) by the prestigious international consulting firm Great Place to Work® (GPTW) Institute. General Mills improved its ranking this year by 10 places to the 12th position among a…

Ski Dubai to host world’s first indoor edition of Red Bull Jump & Freeze in partnership with Dubai Sports Council

“سكي دبي” تستضيف أول نسخة في مكان مغلق من مسابقة “ريد بُل جامب أند فريز”

Ski Dubai to host world’s first indoor edition of Red Bull Jump & Freeze in partnership with Dubai Sports Council Unique competition will hit the slopes of Ski Dubai on 09 July as part of its impressive calendar of snow sports events To be in with a chance of competing, teams must register by Monday, 28 June Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia is excited to announce that Ski Dubai will host the world’s first indoor edition…

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Expands Transactional Liability Team, Naming Daniel Thieviasingham Senior Underwriter, AME

Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance Expands Transactional Liability Team, Naming Daniel Thieviasingham Senior Underwriter, AME

BOSTON & SINGAPORE–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— Berkshire Hathaway Specialty Insurance (BHSI) today announced that it has appointed Daniel Thieviasingham as Senior Underwriter, Transactional Liability, Asia Middle East. “We are pleased to welcome Daniel to BHSI as we continue to expand our transactional liability capabilities across the Asia Middle East region,” said Marc Breuil, Head of Asia Middle East, BHSI. “His presence in Singapore enhances our ability to move quickly and skillfully to address the evolving transactional liability needs of customers across ASEAN and the wider region.” In the Transactional Liability space, BHSI…

Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts Unveils Refreshed Logo to Mark its 50th Anniversary

منتجعات وفنادق شانغريلا تزيح الستار عن شعارها الجديد

Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts Unveils Refreshed Logo to Mark its 50th Anniversary As part of Shangri-La’s 50th Anniversary celebrations, the Group has announced a refreshed brand logo for Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts (Shangri-La) that pays tribute to its past and sets a fresh vision for the future. The refreshed logo reflects the brand’s journey and evolution with its guests, while staying true to the brand roots that have continually delivered warm Asian hospitality. Beginning in Singapore in 1971 with the first hotel, Shangri-La’s story has been closely tied to Asia…

Meitra Hospital Joins Hands with MGM Healthcare to Advance Multi-Organ Transplant Programme 

Meitra Hospital Joins Hands with MGM Healthcare

Meitra Hospital Joins Hands with MGM Healthcare to Advance Multi-Organ Transplant Programme  Meitra Hospital and MGM Healthcare’s partnership is poised to increase capacity and resources to service local and international patients, particularly those coming from the UAE and GCC, who are in need of heart, lung and liver transplants. The programme will be led by an expert team, which holds the record for the highest number of heart and lung transplants in Asia. India’s Meitra Hospital in Calicut has announced a ground-breaking partnership with MGM Healthcare in Chennai to advance…

Hunter Point Capital Appoints Operating Partner for Middle East

Hunter Point Capital Appoints Operating Partner for Middle East

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)-– Hunter Point Capital (“HPC”), an independent investment firm focused on taking minority stakes in middle-market alternative asset managers, announced today the appointment of Zade Zalatimo as an Operating Partner. Based in Dubai, Mr. Zalatimo will lead HPC’s capital formation and institutional investor relations across the Middle East. Mr. Zalatimo was previously a Senior Executive Officer of Carlyle MENA, responsible for leading The Carlyle Group’s fundraising efforts in the Middle East, North Africa, and Central Asia, and oversaw the firm’s relationships with family offices, endowments, pension funds, and…

Sidra Capital’s USD Private Finance Funds Continue To Achieve Target Returns despite The Effects of COVID-19 Pandemic

Sidra Capital’s USD Private Finance Funds Continue To Achieve Target Returns despite The Effects of COVID-19 Pandemic

USD Income Fund generates an annual return of 8% while USD Mutajara Fund registers healthy 5% returns Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, March 24, 2021, (AETOSWire) – Sidra Capital, a Shari’ah compliant asset management firm headquartered in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and regulated by the Capital Market Authority (CMA), has announced healthy annual returns on two of its US Dollar-denominated funds: the USD Income Fund, which generated above-target returns of 8%, and the US Dollar Mutajara Fund, which met its targeted return of 5% for 2020. The returns are especially impressive in light…

Designers announced for Arab Fashion Week 24-28 March Presented in Partnership with Microsoft Broadcast live with Facebook Inc.

Designers announced for Arab Fashion Week 24-28 March

  The Arab Fashion Council© (AFC) has announced the participating designers for Arab Fashion Week Fall/ Winter 2021/22, featuring fashion designers from across the Middle East, Asia, Europe, and America. Antonio Grimaldi, this season’s invited guest, the Italian couture designer, is set to make his first Arab Fashion Week debut, completing the stellar line up including Dubai based Amato, Michael Cinco, Nohma Design, Aavva, Euphoria and Maliche, Lebanese designer Jean-Charles Zakaria, Italian designer Sophia Nubes, Turkish designer Ezra Tuba, Polish label JAP Petelicka, Brazilian designers Andrea Conti and Sandro Barros,…

ZOWIE eXTREMESLAND CS:GO Festival 2020 – Middle East Asia Championship

ZOWIE eXTREMESLAND CS:GO Festival 2020 – Middle East Asia Championship

Dubai, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire) – eXTREMESLAND Asia is proud to announce the 2020 edition of ZOWIE eXTREMESLAND CS:GO Middle East Asia Championship! Set to start on 5th February, registered open qualifier teams will face off in an open single elimination bracket. The top four teams will move on to the playoffs and meet the four invited teams for a chance to win the top prize of US$1,000 and title of Middle East champion! Middle East is a region full of talented teams and players, and we are happy to…