JLL: New ways of working continues to take shape as Cairo’s office market looks to the future

استمرار تطوير أساليب عمل جديدة لمواكبة الطلب المستقبلي على سوق المكاتب في القاهرة

JLL: New ways of working continues to take shape as Cairo’s office market looks to the future Growth across sectors as Cairo continues to lead the region with positive performance With businesses adjusting to the new ways of remote working and hot-desking, larger corporates in Cairo continue to focus on space optimization while considering social distancing and hygiene requirements, according to JLL’s Q2 2021 Real Estate Market Overview report released today. “Cairo is currently the only market in the MENA region to have registered any growth across its sectors, making…

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…

ADIDAS ACCELERATES ITS COMMITMENT

مذكرة تفاهم لتعزيز مشاركة المرأة في مجال الاستدامة

WATCH US MOVE: ADIDAS ACCELERATES ITS COMMITMENT TO CREATING AN INCLUSIVE SPACE IN SPORT FOR WOMEN WITH PRODUCT INNOVATION AND FRESH WORKOUT SERIES adidas announces Watch Us Move campaign that supports all women, unveiling 2021 roadmap of product innovations from performance tights that help you stay in play during your period, to full cover swimwear The first product innovation to drop is Formotion; adidas’ most supportive activewear yet, available online and in select markets The Move With Us fitness series, accessible for free on YouTube, brings content from a line-up…

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…

KSA LEADS BY EXAMPLE IN CSR ADOPTION AND INTEGRATION

KSA LEADS BY EXAMPLE IN CSR ADOPTION AND INTEGRATION

Cicero & Bernay Public Relations and YouGov publish the first regional CSR survey report, ranking KSA second in adoption and integration of CSR in businesses The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) has emerged as one of the foremost countries in adoption and integration of corporate social responsibility (CSR) practices, as per the findings of the first annual MENA CSR Survey Report 2020, conducted by Cicero & Bernay Public Relations (C&B), a leading regional communication agency, in partnership with YouGov, an international research and data analytics group. The C&B YouGov report…

ADEK OPENS APPLICATION FOR ABU DHABI SCHOLARSHIPS FOR DISTINGUISHED STUDENTS

فتح باب تقديم الطلبات لبرنامج بعثات أبوظبي للطلبة المتميزين

Application opens 21 March and closes 3 April for high-performing Emirati Grade 12 / Year 13 students and undergraduates aged 24 and under Students accepted at the world’s top 20 universities are eligible for a fast-track scholarship application process Outstanding Abu Dhabi scholars to receive end-to-end academic, career and personal development guidance in-line with the emirate’s future labor market needs  The Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK) announced opening application for the Abu Dhabi Scholarships for Distinguished Students – a premier program for Abu Dhabi’s outstanding Emirati students…

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…

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…

Aafaq Islamic Finance continues to support SME’s via facilities provided  by the "Osool" program

“آفاق الإسلامية للتمويل” تواصل دعم الشركات الإماراتية الصغيرة والمتوسطة

 Aafaq Islamic Finance, a leading company in the Islamic finance sector for individuals and companies affirms its continuous support for local initiatives through various features provided by the “Osool” program launched two months ago offering support to small and medium-sized Emirati enterprises in the United Arab Emirates. The initiative is in line with the aspiration of the UAE government to activate the presence of small and medium-sized companies’ sector, and increase their level of contribution to the economic cycle, given that they are considered as the backbone of the global…