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…

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,…

Nakheel’s Palm Tower nears completion

برج “ذا بالم تاور” التابع لشركة “نخيل” يشارف على الانتهاء

52-storey landmark mixed-use development reaches new heights at the heart of Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah  The Palm Tower, Nakheel’s new 52-storey landmark development on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah is now almost 95 per cent complete, with all components due to open by October this year. Soaring 240 metres above the world-famous island, the iconic building is in the advanced stages of fit out, with all exterior cladding completed. Located at the heart of the award-winning Palm Jumeirah, The Palm Tower offers sweeping, uninterrupted views of the island, the Arabian Gulf and the…

Provence (South of France region) is boosting efforts

منطقة البروفانس (جنوب فرنسا) تعزز جهودها لتطوير التعاون الثنائي

Provence (South of France region) is boosting efforts to develop bilateral cooperation with economic stakeholders in the Middle East Part of the economic dialogue between France and the United Arab Emirates Keynote speech from Port of Marseille-Fos during the UAE-France Business days  As part of the UAE-France Business Days that will be held from 22 to 24 March to strengthen trade links between the United Arab Emirates and France, Aix-Marseille-Provence – the #2 French metro area – will promote its advantages to economic stakeholders in the Middle East. In the…

Dubai-born CAFU reveals drone technology with first-of-its-kind planting mechanism taking the one million Ghaf Tree Seed Project to the next level

Dubai-born CAFU reveals drone technology with first-of-its-kind planting mechanism taking the one million Ghaf Tree Seed Project to the next level

– Pioneering tech and car services company unveils drone technology & ground-breaking planting mechanism in the MENA region as it completes two rounds of desert planting – Announces strategic research partnership with UAE University to help scale the project to explore other native UAE seed types Dubai, UAE, March 16th, 2021: Months on from announcing the Sustainability Deal – Dubai-born CAFU has taken big strides in its strategy towards becoming carbon neutral, starting with the ground-breaking Ghaf Tree Seed Project to plant a million Ghaf seeds in the UAE desert…

confiscate AED10.5 million worth of counterfeit car parts in 2020

ضبط قطع غيار مزيّفة للسيارات بقيمة 10.5 مليون درهم في عام 2020

Al-Futtaim Toyota and UAE government authorities confiscate AED10.5 million worth of counterfeit car parts in 2020 Al-Futtaim Toyota conducted 21 raids with UAE government authorities, as well as training more than 400 officials across 2020 Al-Futtaim Toyota, part of Al-Futtaim Automotive, in collaboration with UAE government authorities and the Economic Development Department, conducted 21 raids for counterfeit parts during 2020. The raids included checks across retail shops in all seven Emirates, demonstrating the Al-Futtaim company’s and the governments continued commitment towards customer safety. The raids resulted in over 300,000 counterfeit…

THE FIRST QUALIFIER TOURNAMENT OF OMEGA NATIONS GOLF TOUR 2021

استضافت مجموعة ريفولي أول بطولة مؤهلة لأوميغا نيشن جولف تور 2021

RIVOLI GROUP HOSTED THE FIRST QUALIFIER TOURNAMENT OF OMEGA NATIONS GOLF TOUR 2021 March 14th 2021 – Dubai: The Rivoli Group was proud to once again host the OMEGA Nations Golf Tour for the fourth consecutive year on March 10th at the Dubai Hills Golf Club. The 2-ball net stableford aggregate format was open to all adult amateur golfers in the UAE to register and participate in, with the first qualifier round of the new 2021 season that took place a few days ago. This will be followed by a…

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…

FLYING SPUR IS NAMED ‘BEST DREAM MACHINE’ BY MOTORWEEK

Flying Spur’s luxury and sports capabilities have been recognised with Drivers’ Choice Award by long-running American automotive TV series Technological tour de force of innovation, connectivity and comfort Driver engagement sets the bar for modern luxury Grand Touring sedans Driver-focused cabin blends the best of cutting-edge technology and modern craftsmanship “World’s best luxury four-door grand tourer” now available with hugely popular Bentley V8 powertrain alongside iconic W12. (Middle East, 3 March 2021) The Flying Spur W12 has been recognised in MotorWeek’s 2021 Drivers’ Choice Awards as the Best Dream Machine. Since…

AHEAD OF LIVE EVENT AT EXPO2020

CITYSCAPE GLOBAL HOSTS VIRTUAL INVESTOR SUMMITS TO HELP SECTOR RESURGENCE Virtual Investor Summits to share insights and knowledge with investors on key market trends and opportunities New hybrid event model to host month-long digital platform for lead generation and conversion, creating a ‘browsing to buying’ investor journey Dubai, UAE, 3 March 2021: Cityscape Global organiser Informa Markets has unveiled an exciting new format for Cityscape Global 2021. This meeting of minds for the real estate industry is made up of a series of virtual investor intelligence summits, online seminars and…