PRCA MENA appoints Khaled AlShehhi to board of directors

خالد الشحي ينضم إلى مجلس إدارة جمعية العلاقات العامة والاتصالات

The Public Relations and Communications Association MENA is proud to announce the assession of Khaled AlShehhi to its board. He is currently the Executive Director of Digital Communication at the UAE Government Media Office – UAE Ministry of Cabinet Affairs and the marketing director at the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives. AlShehhi has managed the development and execution of the communication strategies of numerous nation-building projects, including the Emirates Nation Brand – Impossible Is Possible, The Emirates Mars Mission probe launch and Mars Orbit Insertion, The World’s Tallest…

launch of digital experience platform ‘GROHE X’ for its GROHE brand

launch of digital experience platform ‘GROHE X’

LIXIL EMENA celebrates launch of digital experience platform ‘GROHE X’ for its GROHE brand Successful start: Over 12,000 visitors explored GROHE’s brand hub on the first day and almost 4,000 viewers attended the three live events Impactful sustainability engagement: As one of the first sanitary brands, GROHE presented its first Cradle to Cradle Certified® products during the premiere keynote Putting customers at the center: GROHE is increasingly addressing consumer needs with value-adding product innovations and tailored services  ‘Discover what’s next’: With this guiding theme, LIXIL EMENA yesterday successfully launched its…

Saudi banks have thrived rather than survived ; a dynamic outlook for 2021

كي بي إم جي: توقعات باستمرار قوة أداء القطاع المصرفي

KPMG Report: Despite pandemic, Saudi banks have thrived rather than survived; a dynamic outlook for 2021  KPMG’s latest report on the financial sector, Banking Perspectives 2021, records the sector seen moving towards a better year. Backed by government reforms, halt in credit losses (ECL), stable liquidity, stronger CAR, and transformational changes, banks are heralding stable year, as compared to a shaky outlook in the corresponding period last year. KPMG reported that the 11 Tadawul-listed banks stayed resilient at the end of 31 December 2020 reflecting signs of recovery since uncertainties…

Dubai Leads the Events Industry, Globally

And Creates Peerless Technical Solutions to Support This Sector Dubai – United Arab Emirates, 3 March 2021: In an effort to maintain the vitality of the events sector, INDEX Conferences and Exhibitions- a member of INDEX Holding, which organizes some of the most prominent events in the region, such as DUPHAT, Dubai DERMA, Aqdar World Summit, Asia Derma, and AEEDC Dubai; the Largest International Annual Scientific Conference & Exhibition in the world, has developed a cutting-edge events platform ‘E-VENT’ and has launched it in 2020 to cater to the demands…

Buying Fresh, Better Quality Food, With Personal Wellbeing in Mind  is Driving Changes to UAE Shoppers since the Global Pandemic

سلوكيات المتسوقين في دولة الإمارات تتغير نحو شراء المأكولات الطازجة

4 in 10 adults are buying better quality foods in general as a result of the pandemic. Half of adults see the nutritional content and the naturalness of their food & drink as being more important now as a result of the pandemic. Half of adults are choosing foods that help boost immunity more often while almost half (46%) are taking supplements to fend off Covid-19 more often. 1 in 3 adults are ‘scratch’ cooking and learning to cook using recipes more often as a result of the pandemic. Dubai,…

District 2020: Curating a Global Innovation Ecosystem as the Future of Expo 2020 Dubai

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The future of Expo 2020 will support the growth of the UAE’s innovation economy by curating a global innovation-driven business ecosystem that embraces technology and a human-centric focus, and brings together UAE, regional and global players Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 24 February 2021 – District 2020, as the human-centric smart city evolving from Expo 2020 Dubai, has announced a number of key partnerships that will contribute to the curation of its innovation ecosystem and its start-up community, coinciding with the annual UAE Innovation week known as UAE Innovates 2021.  During…

GROHE SmartControl kitchen receives most design awards in 2020

نظام التحكم الذكي للمطبخ GROHE SmartControl

Consumer-centric thinking is key to any design process. Ten Design awards for GROHE: SmartControl kitchen honored with most design awards in 2020. Precise control with a minimalistic design: Juries particularly acknowledged the kitchen faucet line for its intuitive operation. Dubai United Arab Emirates, 21 December 2020 – Answering the “why” of a product is essential in the beginning of a design process in order to create meaningful and relevant product solutions to the consumer. To understand how they want to live and what they expect from their living spaces requires…

ARRAY OF INITIATIVES FROM THUMBAY GROUP PLAYS A VITAL ROLE 

  IN COMBATING COVID-19 IN UAE The Group has dedicated Thumbay Hospital Dubai and Thumbay Hospital Ajman housing 250 beds for the treatment of Covid-19 patients Two clinics converted into Covid-19 Testing Centers, daily conducting 3500 Covid-19 tests February 14th, 2021; Dubai, UAE: In support of UAE government’s fight against Covid-19, the Thumbay Group has conducted several educational and healthcare awareness programs during the last 10 months benefiting more than 100,000 professionals and general public. The strategy combines technology utilization, safety precautions, and awareness programs, training and confidence-building, in addition…

Sharjah real estate transactions value record AED 15.9 billion in 2020

15.9مليار درهم قيمة التداولات العقارية في إمارة الشارقة في عام 2020

Al Shamsi: Sharjah real estate sector sees quantum leaps due to the incessant support of our prudent leadership. Al Shamsi: The Government’s stimulus decisions remarkably surged the number of property sales. Al Shamsi: Tributes to all staffers for diligently meeting customers’ needs despite the Coronavirus pandemic. Government Communication Department – Sharjah Real Estate Registration Department – 8/2/2021 The real estate sector in the Emirate of Sharjah has recorded a 5.1% growth in the total real estate transactions concluded over the year 2020, as compared to 2019. Figures show that a…

Discover what’s next: GROHE launches digital experience hub “GROHE X”

Discover what’s next: GROHE launches digital experience hub “GROHE X”

Industry-first: On March 16 LIXIL EMENA will launch a digital platform to experience GROHE brand insights and product news first-hand. Customer-centric program: Informative and inspirational content tailored to the needs of GROHE’s customers, such as installers, wholesalers, architects and designers, as well as consumers. New ways of interacting: Visitors can engage online with GROHE brand experts to receive dedicated support. With GROHE X, LIXIL EMENA launches an industry-first digital platform for its leading global sanitary brand, GROHE. Visitors to the hub have the opportunity to create their own individual GROHE…