First-of-its-kind Lateral Partial Knee Replacement Surgery successfully carried out in the UAE

إجراء أول جراحة من نوعها لاستبدال الركبة الجزئي الجانبي

First-of-its-kind Lateral Partial Knee Replacement Surgery successfully carried out in the UAE  75 years old Dubai resident Ms. Fatima Benazzouz, successfully underwent Partial Knee Replacement based on the most advanced technique known as the Oxford Procedure at Adam Vital Hospital in Dubai. Unlike the Total Knee Replacement procedure in which all the knee joint surfaces are removed, an Oxford Partial Knee Replacement is performed to only replace damaged tissue and bone in the knee joint with artificial implants called prosthetics, and the rest of the knee remains unharmed and preserved.…

ME spend on international leisure travel to exceed pre-COVID levels by 10% in 2024

YouGov and Tourism Economics survey for ATM 2021 says 47% of total 2019 ME travel spend went on international leisure trips 37% of total ME travel budget was spent on domestic leisure travel in 2019, which will be exceeded this year Domestic & short-haul travel will lead the recovery According to a recent YouGov survey, commissioned by Reed Exhibitions, the organiser of Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2021, the amount of money that Middle East travellers spend on international leisure travel, will begin to exceed 2019 pre-COVID levels, in as little…

Fujairah Social and Cultural Association and KASHKHA  Recognise Five Extraordinary Emirati Women

جمعية الفجيرة الاجتماعية والثقافية وكشخة تكرمان خمس نساء

Following incredible achievements and unwavering devotion to social causes, five extraordinary Emirati women were recognised today by the Fujairah Social and Cultural Association & KASHKHA Excellence Award at a special ceremony held in Fujairah. The winners include Wafa Ahmed Rashid Khamis Ali Al-Khadim Al-Antli, Aisha Abdullah Saif al-Kaabi, Halima Muhammad Ali Abdullah Al-Yamahi, Ghada Mahmoud Abdul Ahlla Mohamed Alzaabi and Maryam Ali Abdullah Makhlouf. KASHKHA, a leading modest fashion brand, and the Fujairah Social and Cultural Association, have joined hands to recognise and honour women who are making a valuable…

TASNEEF-RINA Business Assurance obtains EIAC Accreditation for Halal Certification

The organization aims to foster the credibility of its services in the market, also safeguarding the halal requirements in the food sector Dubai_UAE_ 28th of February 2021: TASNEEF-RINA Business Assurance (TRBA), an International Certification Body based in UAE, has achieved a reputation for being a provider of outstanding services in a bid to help their customers offer top-notch services. Recently, TRBA got Emirates International Accreditation Centre (EIAC) accreditation in accordance with the requirements of the UAE.S 2055-2:2016. The ceremony for receiving the certificate was held on February 14th at EIAC’s…

Alpho: Problems with the delivery of vaccines correct stocks of pharmaceutical companies

Alpho: Problems with the delivery of vaccines correct stocks of pharmaceutical companies

Dubai, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire): The beginning of 2021 is characterised by a vaccination marathon combined with the effort to protect population and prevent the spread of COVID-19. The first approved vaccine produced by Pfizer and BioNTech has been gradually joined by the Moderna and AstraZeneca vaccines. Yet, the problems with delivery have caused correction of values of certain pharmaceutical companies these days. The undoubtedly good news is that according to a recent study, the Pfizer and BioNTech vaccine is supposed to work against the UK coronavirus mutation. On the other…

SAE Institute opens its doors in Abu Dhabi to hone the skills of the UAE’s young creative talent.

SAE Institute opens its doors in Abu Dhabi to hone the skills of the UAE’s young creative talent.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire): SAE Institute, the global leader in creative media education, is now operating in Abu Dhabi, offering creative media degree programs across the fields of Animation, Film-making, Graphic Design and Games Development. According to a report published by Oxford Business Group, “Abu Dhabi’s media market has continued to expand and mature since 2007. The local government’s sustained support for the sector is largely attributable to the success of the emirate’s free zone twofour54, which continues to attract major media companies. At the same time, the…

Hoor Alnuami and Maitha Alsuwaidi selected as the 2021 UAE Rhodes Scholars

Hoor Alnuami and Maitha Alsuwaidi selected as the 2021 UAE Rhodes Scholars

Abu Dhabi 14 November 2020:Under the patronage of the Sheikha Salama bint Hamdan Foundation and in cooperation with the Rhodes Trust, the Selection Committee chaired by Minister of State Zaki Nusseibeh  of the UAE Rhodes Scholarship today announced Hoor Alnuami and Maitha Alsuwaidi have been selected as the 2021 UAE Rhodes Scholars. Hoor Alnuami is a senior at NYU Abu Dhabi in May 2021, pursuing a BA with a double major in Political Science and in Literature and Creative Writing.  Maitha Alsuwaidi  is also a senior at NYU Abu Dhabi…

SIBF 2020: Life of Pi’s Yann Martel likens the writing process to an unexpected adventure

الروائي يان مارتل صاحب “حياة باي”: الكتابة مغامرة مدهشة

The bestselling novelist says his latest work Son of Nobody is in the final stages at a Sharjah International Book Fair 2020 discussion “For writers and visual artists, it begins with observation,” said Yann Martel in an online session broadcast on 07 November 2020 as part of the ongoing Sharjah International Book Fair 2020. In an interview with Porter Anderson, Editor-in-Chief of Publishing Perspectives, the bestselling author of Life of Pi said his work originated from observing the unusual. “You tend to notice things as they strike you – not…

Mark Beer, OBE, joins Virtugroup in transforming UAE towards the world’s first fully-functioning Borderless Business Hub

مسودة تلقائية

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): Mark Beer, former Chief Executive of the DIFC Courts, returns to the Middle East as Special Advisor to Virtuzone, the first and largest company formation firm in the region. Virtuzone and Mark’s shared vision is to position the UAE at the heart of a borderless global economy, supporting the country’s transition to the Fourth Industrial Revolution as a knowledge based, technology enabled digital economy. The collaboration aims to deliver a global, borderless jurisdiction in which companies can establish, transact and succeed internationally whilst avoiding the…

EMIRATES AIRLINE FESTIVAL OF LITERATURE COMPETITIONS FOR SCHOOLS OPENED

فين الصوره يا حج

Readers’ Cup, Oxford University Press Story Writing Competition, Emirates NBD Poetry For All and the new Montegrappa Letter Writing Competition announced open at annual event Dubai, September 22 2020: The Emirates Airline Festival of Literature has announced that the popular competitions for schools are now open for 2021. Three annual favourites return, giving children the chance to show off their story writing and poetry performance skills, or compete against other schools to show with their knowledge of selected books. New for this year is the Montegrappa Letter Writing competition, celebrating…