UAE Finalists of Global Toyota Dream Car Art Contest announced Al-Futtaim Toyota invited young artists to shape the future of mobility through 6th  annual art competition

أسماء المتأهلين النهائيين في مسابقة سيارة الأحلام الفنية العالمية

The nine winners of  the 6th local edition of the  Al-Futtaim Toyota Dream Car Art Contest were announced today, which saw over three hundred entries from the UAE.  The UAE winners will have their works submitted to the International Dream Car Art Contest. Now in its 14th year, the International Dream Car Art Contest sees children from around the world shape the future of mobility through their youthful creativity. Since 2004, more than 6.2 million children from more than 100 countries have taken part in this initiative. Open to participants…

Sandy Leong x Gemfields Sol Collection Release Embargo release 00:01 EST Friday 19 March 2021

ثمرة التعاون بين مصمّمة المجوهرات ساندي ليونغ وشركة “جيم فيلدز”

On the heels of her 10 year anniversary and the start of a new year, Sandy Leong is renewing her commitment to sustainability by partnering with world-leading gemstone supplier Gemfields on the release of Sol, a new fine jewelry collection rooted in the brand’s values by featuring responsibly sourced emeralds, 18 karat recycled yellow gold and conflict-free white diamonds. It is with great pride that we also announce a first-of-its-kind partnership between Sandy Leong Jewelry and the newly formed Gemfields Foundation- the charitable arm of Gemfields that supports community and…

Meet Gift – The UAE’s 1st Female Food Delivery Driver

Meet Gift – The UAE’s 1st Female Food Delivery Driver

Freedom Pizza has unveiled its powerful new video, which tells the inspirational story of Gift, the UAE’s first female food delivery driver – aligning with the brand’s ethos that behind every delicious meal is a beautiful person with a story you should know. Freedom Pizza, made with Love in the UAE as part of the KRUSH Brands family, has introduced Gift – the UAE’s first female food delivery driver – to the world via a powerful new video on www.freedompizza.ae. The video is part of a wider KRUSH-led ethos, which…

Officially Inaugurates the 17th Edition of DIHAD

افتتاح الدورة السابعة عشرة من معرض ومؤتمر “ديهاد”رسمياً

Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, Her Excellency Hessa Bint Essa Buhumaid, Minister of Community Development, officially inaugurated today the 17th edition of the Dubai International Humanitarian Aid and Development Conference and Exhibition ‘DIHAD’ at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Center, accompanied by a number of officials and prominent figures in the humanitarian field. Held under the theme ‘Aid and Coronavirus, a Focus on Africa’, the 3-day premier humanitarian gathering in…

President & Founder Arab International Women’s Forum Haifa Fahoum Al Kaylani

Celebrating 20 Years of the Arab International Women’s Forum On International Women’s Day 2021, AIWF President & Founder Haifa Fahoum Al Kaylani reflects on two decades of leadership of AIWF and her commitment to fostering sustainable development with women and youth at its heart Each year, I am proud to join the global business, development and NGO communities in celebrating International Women’s Day, and IWD for me is even more special this year because this is the year that we celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Arab International Women’s Forum…

A.K.A. MEDIA MARKS CONTINUING SUCCESS

 AFTER BEING SHORTLISTED IN THREE DIGITAL STUDIO AWARDS 2021 – Region’s leading 360 integrated communications agency receives industry recognition for its powerful creative vision [Dubai, March 9, 2021] a.k.a. Media, one of Dubai’s most well-established and renowned full-service agencies, is celebrating a very successful 2020 despite the pandemic. And the growing agency’s results are now being noticed by industry peers, after being shortlisted in THREE categories in the annual Digital Studio Middle East Awards 2021. Already scoring highly among the esteemed panel of judges, a.k.a. Media’s work stood out among…

launch Taa Marbouta to tackle female mentorship shortage in PR

اطلاق برنامج “تاء مربوطة” لمعالجة أزمة الإرشاد النسائي

Her Excellency, Dr. Nawal Al-Hosany appeared as the launch’s Guests of Honour. The free-for-all mentorship programme seeks to help young women break the professional barriers that hold them back. The programme is backed by an impressive partner ecosystem, including Google, GEMS Education, Volkswagen, Twitter, Arab International Women’s Forum, She Is Arab, and more. Creative and communications were brought to life by founding partner Memac Ogilvy. The programme is calling for mentees from the PR industry and mentors from PR and related industries to apply. PRCA MENA, Global Women in PR…

Caparol Arabia Awarded Frost & Sullivan’s 2020 New Product Innovation Award for CapaCare Protect

كابارول للدهانات تحصد جائزة ابتكار منتج جديد

The award recognizes Caparol’s superior technology and product and its strong customer impact  Caparol Arabia, the Middle East’s leading German paint manufacturer, has won the Frost & Sullivan 2020 New Product Innovation Award for its CapaCare Protect and its strong overall performance. Caparol Arabia successfully launched CapaCare Protect across the Middle East in April 2020, during the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic, to demonstrate its use in the fight against the Coronavirus. CapaCare Protect can kill 99.9% of the Human Coronavirus and H1N1 influenza. The solution was tested per…

KPMG Survey: Saudi Female Business Leaders Poised for Growth

القيادات النسائية في السعودية مستعدات لتحقيق النمو

International Women’s Day Survey covered 675 female leaders from 52 countries 47% of Saudi female leaders do not expect Covid-19 to slow down progress on diversity and inclusion 92% of global and 80% of Saudi female leaders say we are still a long way from gender diverse boards and management teams  KPMG’s Female Leaders Outlook 2020 is being published in Saudi Arabia for the first time. The survey, conducted in 2020, covers 675 female leaders from 52 countries, including 25 from Saudi Arabia. The initial results of the survey were…

E-Tailing to dominate Middle East’s retail industry with the annual online sale

 expected to cross US$50 billion in 2022 Dubai CommerCity is providing an e-commerce ecosystem that can support small businesses, where you will get relevant support needed to do your business online and strategy consulting guidance on e-commerce regulations in the region. Zebra Technologies’ shopper study report shows that 65% prefer shopping with online retailers that also have a brick-and-mortar location and 76% prefer retailers that offer easy returns Online sale in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is now expected to exceed US$50 billion by the end of 2022, up…