MICHELIN APPOINTS GAGANJOT SINGH AS PRESIDENT, MICHELIN AFRICA, INDIA AND MIDDLE EAST REGION

ميشلان تعين غاغانغوت سينغ بمنصب رئيس الشركة

 MICHELIN APPOINTS GAGANJOT SINGH AS PRESIDENT, MICHELIN AFRICA, INDIA AND MIDDLE EAST REGION Michelin Group has named Gaganjot Singh as the President, Michelin Africa, India and Middle East Region, the Company announced today. He will be based out of Pune, India. Gaganjot Singh succeeds Marc Pasquet, who has been called to other functions in the Michelin Group. Across his 10 year tenure with Michelin, Gaganjot has held various leadership roles in finance, sales, and other commercial functions across Asia, Africa and Europe. Since 2019, Gaganjot served as Global Business Model Leader – Large…

Al-Futtaim Group and KHIND announce partnership to expand in the UAE and boost Dh27.9 bn MEA appliance market

تُعلن مجموعة شركات الفطيم إلى جانب شركة خيند ميدل إيست عن إنشاء شراكة

Al-Futtaim Group and KHIND announce partnership to expand in the UAE and boost Dh27.9 bn MEA appliance market The distribution partnership will bolster the household and consumer electronics market in the UAE and Middle East in the coming years Household appliance market revenue in the Middle East and Africa (MEA), region grew from US$6.3 billion (Dh23.12 billion) in 2017 to US$7.6 billion (Dh27.9 billion) in 2021; Revenue in the UAE’s vibrant household appliances segment is projected to reach US$332 million (Dh1.21 billion) in 2021; Revenue is expected to show a…

Petal Maps rolls out new exclusive features to the Middle East and Africa

Maps Petal يطرح مزايا حصرية جديدة للمستخدمين في منطقة الشرق الأوسط وأفريقيا

Petal Maps rolls out new exclusive features to the Middle East and Africa Enhanced features by Petal Maps including, dark mode navigation, display over other apps, heads-up display and more Huawei announced that users across the Middle East and Africa will experience an enhanced Petal Maps application, which includes a range of new features and upgrades such as dark mode navigation display over other apps, third-party hotel booking, and destination reviews, all designed to make journey mapping easier and more enjoyable. This is in addition to existing differentiators such as…

KONE Unveils DX Class – the First Digitally Connected Elevator Series for the Middle East and Africa

“كوني” تطلق سلسلة “KONE DX Class” – أول مصعد متصل رقمياً

KONE Unveils DX Class – the First Digitally Connected Elevator Series for the Middle East and Africa KONE revolutionises the role of elevators in future smart buildings to meet citizens’ evolving expectations. KONE, a global leader in the elevator and escalator industry, has introduced the world’s first digital elevator series to the Middle East and Africa. KONE DX Class elevators feature class-leading built-in connectivity, enabling users to enjoy a new and enhanced experience that combines the very best in design, technology, new materials, apps and services. The KONE DX Class…

HUAWEI Themes launches the 2021 edition of ‘Next Design Awards’ in MEA

سِمات هواوي يعلن عن إطلاق نسخة 2021 من مسابقة  Next Design Awards

HUAWEI Themes launches the 2021 edition of ‘Next Design Awards’ in MEA Winner of the Grand Prize will be awarded US$20,000, a HUAWEI Mate 40 smartphone, and a Huawei smartwatch 23 June 2021, Dubai, UAE: HUAWEI Themes, a leading pre-installed, customisable design application on Huawei devices, has announced the 2021 version of ‘Next Design Awards’, to discover and celebrate the highest quality design work in the Middle East and Africa region. Through this contest, Huawei aims to push the boundaries of design in the world by offering creators the opportunity…

META Cinema Forum 2021 gears up to address expectations that box office revenues in MENA will reach $1 bn by 2024

 يستعد منتدى سينما الشرق الأوسط وتركيا وأفريقيا 2021 لتلبية التوقعات

META Cinema Forum 2021 gears up to address expectations that box office revenues in MENA will reach $1 bn by 2024 Despite challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic and health and safety protocols, the cinema industry in the MENA region has grown against the backdrop of a steep decline in the global cinema industry News Highlights: MENA box office revenues to hit US$1 billion by 2024 – the highest in the industry’s history; Globally, the combined revenues in the box office industry plummeted by 71.5 percent to roughly $31 billion…

Fuel Cell & Battery Electric Vehicles: The Inevitable Future of Clean Mobility  بناء مستقبل التنقل النظيف

خلايا الوقود والمركبات الكهربائية العاملة بالبطارية

Fuel Cell & Battery Electric Vehicles: The Inevitable Future of Clean Mobility  By Bang Sun Jeong, Vice President, Head of Middle East & Africa Operation With climate change continuing to be an important topic around the world, more questions are being asked of how automobile manufacturers can help reduce the emissions that are being produced by vehicles on a daily basis. According to statistics from the International Energy Agency, road transportation accounts for three-quarters of transport emissions while transportation alone makes up one-fifth of global carbon dioxide emissions. It is…

Porsche goes the extreme to kick off launch for new Taycan Cross Turismo

Porsche goes the extreme to kick off launch for new Taycan Cross Turismo

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, June 10, 2021: Coinciding with the arrival of the first models, Porsche Middle East and Africa FZE is celebrating the new all-electric Taycan Cross Turismo with a thrilling video that showcases the versatile model being pushed to its limits in two remote locations with opposing climatic extremes. Driving cinematic content creation to a new leveI, it is the first time that an automotive brand released a campaign video captured entirely by a first-person view (FPV) drone in such challenging conditions. Two identical race tracks, one in…

OPPO’s Ramadan 2021 Campaign Featuring MEA Ambassador Football Star

“أوبو” تختتم بنجاح حملتها الرمضانية بمُشاركة سفيرها في الشرق الأوسط

OPPO’s Ramadan 2021 Campaign Featuring MEA Ambassador Football Star Mo Salah Captures the Hearts of Millions of UAE Fans The #CaptureTheSpirit campaign generated over 58 million impressions across Facebook, Instagram and Twitter in less than a month A pioneer in the smartphone industry, OPPO’s all-5G Reno5 Series brought families closer during the holy month Dubai, UAE, 26 May 2021 – Global technology brand OPPO’s #CaptureTheSpirit Ramadan campaign, held in collaboration with the brand’s MEA Ambassador Egyptian football legend Mohamed Salah, has seen millions of fans from the UAE and beyond…

Chestertons expands global footprint with new offices in Europe and Africa

تشيسترتنس توسع تواجدها العالمي بافتتاح مكاتب جديدة لها

Chestertons expands global footprint with new offices in Europe and Africa Greek, Spanish and Cyprus office launches buoyed by interest from Middle East investors due to strong cultural links, similar climate, quality of life, good air links, and value for money The Morocco office launch marks the brand’s first foray into the African continent The new offices will strengthen Chestertons’ global network and provide local expertise and advice for investors from the MENA region and the rest of the world Chestertons, the leading international real estate services firm, has announced…