Ideal Standard to showcase latest additions to its Atelier Collections – Calla and Joy Neo – at Salone del Mobile

Ideal Standard to showcase latest additions to its Atelier Collections – Calla and Joy Neo – at Salone del Mobile

Ideal Standard has added to its award-winning Atelier Collections with two new beautifully crafted ranges: Calla and Joy Neo. The new ranges will be part of the highlights shown by Ideal Standard at this year’s Salone del Mobile, the biggest interior design exhibition in the world. Taking place in Milan from June 7th to 12th, Ideal Standard will be showcasing how its design heritage has influenced the latest additions to its Atelier Collections, which combine classic features with modern technology and innovative design to create inspiring bathroom solutions. The new…

Class Reaches Definitive Agreement to Acquire Anthology’s Blackboard Collaborate

Class Reaches Definitive Agreement to Acquire Anthology’s Blackboard Collaborate

Partnership Between Anthology and Class Focuses on Driving Student Success Dubai, UAE – 24 May 2022 – Class Technologies Inc., a leader in the synchronous virtual classroom space, and Anthology, a provider of education solutions that support the entire learner lifecycle, today announced they have signed a definitive agreement for Class to acquire Anthology’s Blackboard Collaborate virtual classroom tool. Anthology’s Blackboard Collaborate is a leader in the synchronous virtual classroom space with deep integration into Blackboard Learn Ultra, serving over 10 million users across more than 1,300 institutions in over…

Kick off for the Alexandroupolis FSRU by the Prime Ministers of Greece and Bulgaria

Kick off for the Alexandroupolis FSRU by the Prime Ministers of Greece and Bulgaria

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – The “Kickoff” for the realisation of the Floating Storage and Regasification Unit (FSRU) of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) in Alexandroupolis by Gastrade SA was formally given in a special ceremony that took place in the old Storage House of the Alexandroupolis Port Customs on Tuesday, May 3, 2022. The Prime Minister of Greece, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, and the Prime Minister of Bulgaria, Kiril Petkov, co-signed the special symbolic plaque for the commencement of the realisation of the project, which will become a new energy gateway, playing…

87% of UAE IT decision-makers agree their organizations’ enterprise data strategy is key to effective hybrid workforce: Cloudera Report

87% of UAE IT decision-makers agree their organizations’ enterprise data strategy is key to effective hybrid workforce: Cloudera Report

United Arab Emirates, Dubai – Cloudera, the hybrid data cloud company, has released the findings of a global research report that exposes how a majority of UAE-based businesses are increasingly adopting data-driven strategies for an effective hybrid workforce. The research revealed that organizations with mature enterprise data strategies in place for at least 12 months are more likely to report higher profit growth at an average of 5.97%, according to the report. Created in association with technology market research firm, Vanson Bourne, the new report examines the correlation between the…

Tourism arrivals in Mauritius on rise in first quarter

Tourism arrivals in Mauritius on rise in first quarter

Dubai, United Arab Emirates – The Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority (MTPA) gears up for a busy summer season as the island records a surge in tourism arrivals during the first quarter of 2022. Citing recent figures from the Central Statistics Office of Mauritius, MTPA authorities reveal that more than 160,000 tourists have already visited the island in the first quarter of 2022, including thousands of GCC travellers. Authorities expect tourist numbers to increase substantially over the coming weeks for travellers from the GCC in particular, as travel restrictions are further…

Bravado Gaming announces its debut in Middle East, Africa gaming scene

Bravado Gaming announces its debut in Middle East, Africa gaming scene

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES – Premier multi-gaming organization and lifestyle brand Bravado Gaming has announced its entry into the MEA gaming industry as part of its global expansion strategy aimed at consolidating its regional fanbase and exposing local gamers to its revamped gaming experience. The Bravado expansion with support from its sponsors – Alienware, Intel and Dell Gaming – will include the setting up of bases in South Africa, Egypt, the UAE and Saudi Arabia and will boast a variety of competitive gamers and divisions from across the region while…

Saudi Arabian Airlines (SAUDIA) and American Express Saudi Arabia Launch New Miles Redemption Partnership

Saudi Arabian Airlines (SAUDIA) and American Express Saudi Arabia Launch New Miles Redemption Partnership

All American Express Saudi Arabia cardmembers will be able to redeem Membership Rewards Points towards AlFursan Miles Dubai, United Arab Emirates Saudi Arabian Airlines (SAUDIA), the national flag carrier of Saudi Arabia, and American Express Saudi Arabia, have further strengthened their partnership by introducing the possibility for all American Express Saudi Arabia Cardmembers to transfer two Membership Rewards® points for one AlFursan mile. The announcement comes as an extension of the ongoing successful partnership between the two parties through the existing AlFursan American Express cobranded credit card that allows American…

flyadeal Lists Five New Seasonal Destinations Next Summer and Adds Dammam to its Departure Stations from Cairo

flyadeal Lists Five New Seasonal Destinations Next Summer and Adds Dammam to its Departure Stations from Cairo

Dubai, United Arab Emirates flyadeal, the latest low-cost airline and the third-largest air operator in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, has listed five international destinations for its flight network in the summer of 2022. The company is expanding the number of flights to meet consumer demand for destinations, including Amman in Jordan, Tbilisi and Batumi in Georgia, Baku in Azerbaijan, and Sharm El Sheikh in Egypt. Flyadeal has also added the King Fahd International Airport in Dammam. The company will also launch a new flight to Cairo from Riyadh and…

Welcome to the World Crowned Winner of Inaugural ATM Draper – Aladdin Startup Competition, Securing Up to USD 500,000 of Investment at ATM 2022

Welcome to the World Crowned Winner of Inaugural ATM Draper – Aladdin Startup Competition, Securing Up to USD 500,000 of Investment at ATM 2022

Dubai, United Arab Emirates ‘Welcome to the World’ aims to solve problem of high commissions paid to OTAs Touted as ‘YouTube for tourism’, the site drives commission-free direct bookings ‘SmartGuide’ and ‘Travel’ placed second and third, respectively ‘Welcome to the World’ has been named the first ever winner of the ATM Draper-Aladdin Startup Competition, which saw a selection of the region’s most innovative travel and tourism start-ups deliver pitches on the ATM Travel Tech Stage for the chance to secure up to USD500,000. A total of 15 finalists gave presentations…

Tourism Malaysia Returns to Woo the Middle Eastern Market at ATM 2022

Tourism Malaysia Returns to Woo the Middle Eastern Market at ATM 2022

Dubai, United Arab Emirates Malaysia received 397,726 tourists from MENA region in 2019 Saudi Arabia top MENA regional market with 121,444 tourists in 2019 32 Malaysian organisations participating in ATM Two million international tourist arrivals expected this this year and RM8.6 billion (AED7.5 billion) in tourism receipts expected for 2022 Tourism Malaysia, the promotion board under the Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture Malaysia, is participating once again in the Arabian Travel Market with the country’s tourism trade partners, to promote Malaysia to the Middle Eastern market. Showcasing the latest attractions…