Lootah Real Estate Development reveals top 7 drivers of UAE real estate’s recovery in 2021

Lootah Real Estate Development reveals top 7 drivers of UAE

The UAE is projected to see a V-shaped recovery from the impact of COVID-19, gauging from the notable pick up in trade and tourism sectors and the renewed positive sentiments brought about by historic immigration rules and peace deals spearheaded by the country LRED’s Industry Insights Report underlined UAE’s series of historical immigration rules, game-changing regulatory amendments, Expo 2020 developments and higher appetite from Dubai renters to become homeowners will significantly fuel the recovery and growth of the country’s property market The leading global position of the UAE in key…

Adaptations and innovations in cancer care through COVID-19  and beyond, FOCP’s story

“أصدقاء مرضى السرطان” تستعرض تجربتها في تعزيز الوعي

On World Cancer Day, UAE-based civil society organisation Friends Of Cancer Patients, shines a light on how they furthered cancer awareness and care through an innovative, collaborative approach in the wake of COVID-19 Marking World Cancer Day on 4th February, Friends of Cancer Patients (FOCP) – a UAE-based civil society organisation, has taken the opportunity to extend its gratitude to the nurses, doctors, researchers, volunteers, advocates and other caregivers in oncology from around the country, as well as government agencies, who have worked these past 12 months through the COVID-19…

Dubai Customs gives certificate issuance authorization  to registered Ducamz car dealers

1.3 مليون معاملة جمركية في “دوكامز” و”الميناء الجاف” العام الماضي

HE Sultan bin Sulayem, DP World Group Chairman & CEO and Chairman of Ports, Customs and Free Zone Corporation stated that Dubai has managed to contain the economic slowdown resulted from the spread of covid-19 pandemic and its negative effects on global trade and supply chain activities. The emirate maintained a momentum in its external trade, with customs transactions growing 23% and customs declarations growing 30% compared to 2019. Bin Sulayem said: “Dubai Government has put strong plans and programs to ensure quick recovery from the effects of the pandemic.…

tabby, the Region’s Leading Buy Now Pay Later Fintech Raises $23m

in one of the Largest Series A Funding Rounds in the Middle East Dubai, December 8, 2020 – tabby (tabby.ai), the leading UAE and KSA-based BNPL provider announced that it has raised Series A financing of $23m in debt and equity led by Arbor Ventures and Mubadala Capital, with participation from STV, Raed Ventures, Global Founders Capital, JIMCO, Global Ventures, Venture Souq, Outliers VC, MSA Capital, HOF and Arab Bank. This funding will fuel the company’s next stage of growth, helping tabby materially scale its product and engineering capabilities in…

‘Jewels of Emirates’ Show attracts high turnout of visitors

معرض “جواهر الإمارات” يؤكد مكانة الدولة كوجهة رائدة

The 1st edition of the ‘Jewels of Emirates’ Show, which is currently held at the Expo Centre Sharjah, is witnessing a heavy turnout of visitors who flock to the event to take advantage of the exciting deals and attractive offers by over 100 local exhibiting companies. The exhibition clearly reflects the UAE’s and Sharjah’s outstanding reputation as a leading destination for gold, diamond, and gemstones. Speaking about the importance of the exhibition, the exhibiting companies stressed that the ‘Jewels of Emirates’ Show is an ideal platform for promoting state-of-the-art gold…

Sultan Al Qasimi supports global book industry; orders allocation of AED 10 million for publishers at SIBF 2020

Sultan Al Qasimi supports global book industry;

His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, has ordered the allocation of AED 10 million for the purchase of titles in Arabic and foreign languages, which have been brought in by the 1,024 publishers who are participating at the ongoing 39th Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) organised by the Sharjah Book Authority (SBA). The announcement is in keeping with His Highness’s leading efforts to support both regional and international publishers to ensure the continued growth of the book and…

10th SIBF Publishers Conference kicks off tomorrow (Sunday)

الدورة الـ10 من مؤتمر الناشرين تنطلق غداً (الأحد)

Three-day global event organised by the Sharjah Book Authority will convene more than 317 publishing professionals and 33 speakers in the lead up to the 39th Sharjah International Book Fair Sharjah will be the cynosure of all eyes in the global publishing industry tomorrow (Sunday, November 01) as the 10th Publishers Conference is inaugurated at the Expo Centre Sharjah. The 3-day event organised by the Sharjah Book Authority (SBA) opens ahead of the official opening of the 39th Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) on November 4. More than 317 publishing…

Lootah breaks ground on Ewan Retail—the newest lifestyle hub  of Dubai Investment Park

Ewan Retail, Lootah’s 1,400-square-meter lifestyle hub in DIP, to offer retail shops, dining options This lifestyle hub promises to boost the convenient living experience of Ewan Residences and DIP residents Ewan Retail is set for completion in Q1 of 2021 Lootah Real Estate Development (Lootah), one of the region’s most prominent real estate developers, on October 28 has broken ground on Ewan Retail, its new lifestyle retail hub in Ewan Avenue located in Dubai Investment Park (DIP). The inaugural groundbreaking ceremony of the 1,400-square-meter lifestyle hub was attended by Lootah’s…

10th SIBF Publishers Conference to focus on challenges facing publishers worldwide in the wake of Covid-19

317 ناشراً و33 متحدثاً يناقشون أثر كورونا على واقع صناعة النشر

More than 317 publishing professionals and 33 speakers will participate in the 3-day event in the lead up to the 39th Sharjah International Book Fair Matchmaking sessions will offer unique networking prospects to publishing professionals A golden opportunity for publishers to apply for the US$300,000 SIBF Translation Grant The Sharjah Book Authority (SBA) has announced the 10th Publishers Conference to be held at the Expo Centre Sharjah from November 1 – 3, ahead of the official opening of the 39th Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) on November 4. The three-day…

More Than 14,000 Jobs Were Announced on Bayt.com During the Third Quarter of 2020

أكثر من 14 ألف وظيفة أُعلنت على بيت.كوم خلال الربع الثالث من عام 2020

The site reported a 31% increase in job applications submitted during Q3 2020 in comparison to Q2 2020 MENA, 20 October 2020: The Middle East’s #1 job site, Bayt.com, just reported that more than 14,000 new jobs were made available on the site between July and September 2020, showcasing signs of recovery from initial COVID-19 impact and an upward trend in online job availability across the MENA region. In fact, Bayt.com recorded a 67% increase in jobs in comparison to the second quarter of 2020. These numbers are just a…