New survey reveals global industry is accelerating investment in energy efficiency

New survey reveals global industry is accelerating investment in energy efficiency

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Global industry is accelerating its investment in energy efficiency in the next five years as the crucial race towards Net Zero intensifies, a new survey finds. The Energy Efficiency Investment Survey 2022 comes in the wake of a recent UN report calling for concerted action from countries to cut greenhouse emissions at a faster rate. The global survey conducted by Sapio Research targeted 2,294 companies in 13 countries, ranging in size from 500 to 5,000 or more employees. It offers the latest snapshot of how…

30 Percent of a Twitter Poll Think the Property Sector will Capitalise on NFTs

قطاع العقارات الأكثر قدرةً على تبني الرموز غير القابلة للاستبدال، حسب استطلاع المتابعين على تويتر

Dubai, United Arab Emirates Real estate is most likely to be the first sector to widely adopt non-fungible tokens (NFTs) for real-world applications. That is the opinion of respondents to an online survey conducted by Ali Sajwani, General Manager – Operations at UAE-headquartered DAMAC Properties. The three-day poll, which garnered 4,225 responses from both Arabic and English-speaking Twitter users, saw almost a third of its participants (30%) tout the property sector as the most likely to capitalise on the potential physical applications of NFTs. Sports and entertainment ranked second (26%), while the…

DP WORLD, UAE REGION IS THE FIRST IN THE REGION

موانئ دبي العالمية – إقليم الإمارات، الأولى في المنطقة

DP WORLD, UAE REGION IS THE FIRST IN THE REGION TO EXPLORE THE QUANTUM COMPUTING TECHNOLOGY Through this endeavour, the company aims to revolutionise the supply chain and logistics industry  Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 18 April 2021: Fulfilling its vision to become the leader in smart trade, DP World, UAE Region has taken a step forward to explore the power of Quantum Computing in the logistics and trade industry through collaboration and exploration with D-Wave and other global leaders in the quantum computing sphere. This move will place DP World,…

EI-Technologies MENA reinforces its regional HQ in Dubai to boost businesses in their Digital Transformation

إي آي- تكنولوجيز الشرق الأوسط وشمال إفريقيا

Aimed at providing a better digital experience for both their clients and employees, EI-Technologies MENA teams introduce a new approach of tailored solutions integrating World-Class CRM. EI-Technologies MENA by Neo-Dis.com, the leading CRM partner providing technology consulting services and CRM multi-cloud implementation in the Middle East, is reinforcing its regional presence in the UAE to further expand its reach in the MENA region, with an aim to support businesses in their digital transformation using robust and innovative platforms (Salesforce and Microsoft Solutions). As an independent leading salesforce partner in the…

Euromonitor webinar assesses prospects for global travel and tourism

يورومونيتور إنترناشيونال تقيم ندوة عبر الإنترنت

 Euromonitor International – the leading market research firm – will host a webinar with WTM Global to discuss the prospects for the global travel and tourism market. Called ‘Travel Industry Update with Euromonitor 2021’, the webinar will feature Caroline Bremner, Head of Travel and Tourism Research at Euromonitor International. The virtual event will take place on 25th March, 2021, starting at 6pm GST (2pm GMT) on WTM Global Hub [www.hub.wtm.com] With almost 25 years of experience at Euromonitor International, Bremner is a regular commentator on trends for World Travel Market. She…

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…

Dubai Customs certified Great Place to Work 2021

Dubai Customs certified Great Place to Work 2021

: Director General of Dubai Customs H.E. Ahmed Mahboob Musabih received the “Great Place to Work” certificate, which puts Dubai Customs as the first customs organization to have received such certification. The certificate was given to Dubai Customs in the presence of Ibrahim Mougharbel, Managing Director, Great Place To Work® UAE, Kuwait, Oman and Qatar, Danzel Alan Washington, Account Manager at Great Place To Work, and members of senior management at Dubai Customs. The certificate was awarded to Dubai Customs based on an employee survey that covered many aspects in the…

Arab Health and Medlab Middle East generated over AED 756 million for the Dubai economy in 2020

آراب هيلث وميدلاب الشرق الأوسط يدعمان اقتصاد دبي

In addition to the direct and indirect spending in the local economy, both shows combined generated over AED 3.7 billion worth of business, a 3.7% increase Y-on-Y Research by Informa Market’s healthcare division has revealed 85% of healthcare trade and non-trade visitors eager to return to live and in-person events Arab Health and Medlab Middle East events will take place from 21-24 June 2021 at the Dubai World Trade Centre Arab Health and Medlab Middle East, the largest exhibitions for the healthcare and laboratory industry in the MENA region, generated…

Organisations view procurement as increasingly strategic IPG-JAGGAER survey identifies steady overall progress but also a “Covid-19” effect

Organisations view procurement as increasingly strategic

Procurement remains heavily weighted towards operational as opposed to strategic functions, but the latest survey conducted by Swiss-based innovation consultancy IPG Group and leading spend management technology company JAGGAER has identified an ongoing shift towards the strategic. Between July and October 2020 Chief Procurement Officers, Directors of Procurement and other senior executive-level decision makers participated in the 2020 Procurement Performance Excellence (PPE) Survey. The PPE method is based on a proven approach that was developed by IPG in the early 2000s and regularly adapted to the changing best practices in…

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…