Ambassador of the French Republic to the UAE Visits DIHAD Conference and Exhibition in Dubai Today

“ديهاد” يختتم دورته السابعة عشر بنجاح

Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Humanitarian & Charity Establishment Donates 1 Million Dirhams towards Tuition Fees  The Dubai International Humanitarian Aid and Development Conference and Exhibition- DIHAD, successfully concluded today after 3 days of highly enriching and productive discussions on the most urgent issues facing the continent of Africa, especially in light of the COVID-19 pandemic. The top humanitarian gathering in Dubai under the theme ‘Aid and Coronavirus, a Focus on Africa’, focused on ways to address various key issues and seek innovative ways to address and resolve them. In…

Englease.com to help 1 million Arabs become proficient in English The ESL market is poised to reach USD $58bil by 2022

Englease.com to help 1 million Arabs become proficient in English

Englease.com, the brainchild of well-known tech entrepreneur Omar Chihane, hopes to help over 1 million Arabs become fluent in English by offering Unlimited English courses online with bilingual teachers for a monthly price lower than an average cell phone bill. Chihane came up with the idea, well before the pandemic, to serve his social media followers now standing at a whopping 1.7 million across all platforms. “When I started posting my videos with English subtitles and Arabic translation in December 2018; it caught on like wild fire. Suddenly I started receiving thousands…

Hyundai Motor Group Advances Hydrogen Strategy with New Fuel Cell System Plant in Guangzhou

Hyundai Motor Group Advances Hydrogen Strategy

Hyundai’s first offshore fuel cell system plant to be built in Guangzhou, China Construction to begin next month, to be completed in the second half of 2022 New plant will initially produce 6,500 fuel cell systems a year and aims to gradually increase capacity in line with market demand Investment advances the Group’s global hydrogen leadership and supports its push into China’s rapidly growing hydrogen industry  Hyundai Motor Group (the Group) announced today that it signed an investment contract with the government of Guangdong Province to establish an offshore fuel…

Viu launches its latest Arabic original series Ansaf Majaneen Season one of the show is now available exclusively for Viu subscribers

“ڤيو” تطلق أحدث إنتاجاتها العربية الأصلية “أنصاف مجانين”

Viu, a leading pan-regional OTT video streaming service operated by Viu International Limited, has aired its latest Arabic language Viu Original Ansaf Majaneen. Available exclusively for Viu subscribers, the first episode is available for free and the full series is available for paid subscribers. The Arabic series is bound to draw in viewers with its leading cast which includes two of Egypt’s brightest young stars, Ahmed Khaled Saleh and Asmaa Galal. Behind the scenes, Omar Rushdy Hamed directs the 12-episode drama series composed by screenwriter Naglaa El-Hedeeny, who received creative…

Exceptional achievements in 2020 despite coronavirus challenges

الصور كلها 1000

In support of the UAE’s sustainable economic development, Dubai Customs has been able to meet the challenges of the global economic recession arising out of the Covid-19 pandemic. The year 2020 saw new pioneering achievements for Dubai Customs in terms development of Customs work processes and innovation of new solutions and initiatives to ensure the smooth flow of trade and mitigate the impacts of the global pandemic. This follows the vision of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler…

Mirdif Hills’ upcoming commercial hub Al Multaqa Avenue 95% complete 63,000 Sq. Ft of freehold office spaces, more than 37 open retail spaces

Mirdif Hills’ upcoming commercial hub Al Multaqa Avenue 95% complete

  Dubai Investments, the leading diversified Investment company listed on the Dubai Financial Market, announced that the construction of the commercial spaces and the residential buildings within the Al Multaqa Avenue, Mirdif Hills — marked as the upcoming commercial hub in the Mirdif area — is 95% complete and ready for handover in February 2021. Mirdif Hills, which is developed by Dubai Investments Real Estate, is the first freehold, mixed-use, gated community in Mirdif, spanning 1 million square feet. The Al Multaqa Avenue is among the three avenues within the…

Equity Crowdfunding platform Eureeca facilitates US$1.3 million in series A funding for Udrive after going live in record time

“يوريكا” للاستثمار الجماعي تسهّل تمويلاً بقيمة 1.3 مليون

The Middle East’s first car-sharing provider Udrive has raised 103% of the company’s first significant round of capital financing in just 48 hours after going live on the Eureeca.com platform  Eureeca, the first multi-regulated global equity crowdfunding platform, has announced that the UAE-based pay-per-minute car rental service Udrive has raised US$1.3 million from 186 investors in just 48 hours. The raise forms part of Udrive’s series A round of funding from their customers, institutional and everyday investors and continues to be open to investment as the company moves into overfunding.…

Lucid Motors Completes Construction on First Greenfield Electric Vehicle Factory

لوسيد موتورز تستكمل بناء أول مصانعها الجديدة للسيارات الكهربائية

  in North America; Commissioning Process Underway for Spring 2021 Production Start of Lucid Air State-of-the-art Lucid AMP-1 factory in Casa Grande, Arizona, will have an initial capacity of 30,000 units, with a “Future Ready” phased expansion increasing that to up to 400,000 units United Arab Emirates, Dubai, December 6, 2020 — Lucid Motors, which is setting new standards for sustainable mobility with its advanced luxury EVs, today announced completion of the first phase of construction at the new Lucid AMP-1 (Advanced Manufacturing Plant) factory in Casa Grande, AZ, with the…

SEF 2020 discussions focus on leveraging entrepreneurship for the greater good

“الشارقة لريادة الأعمال” يقدم آليات عملية لترجمة مبدأ المسؤولية الجماعية

Ethologist and conservationist Dr. Jane Goodall spoke to Sheikh Fahim Al Qasimi at a session on the opening day of the Sharjah Entrepreneurship Festival organised virtually by Sheraa Session two had experts presenting their views on how to build ecosystems that can nurture entrepreneurship Founders spoke about their experiences in creating world-changing startups in the third session “Focus on the sciences that will help create the technology that will let us live in harmony with nature,” was Dr. Jane Goodall’s advice to young entrepreneurs participating in the fourth edition of Sharjah…

Million-dollar TBHF project to construct a school for girls in Kenyan refugee camp launched

“القلب الكبير” تطلق مشروعاً لبناء مدرسة ثانوية للفتيات

Funded by a US$1m grant from Sharjah Charity House to provide education and boarding facilities to 360 girl refugees at the Kalobeyei Integrated Settlement in Kenya TBHF school expected to be ready in time for the 2021 academic year Mariam Al Hammadi: These investments will pay rich dividends for refugees, their host communities and the wider region. Sultan Al Khayyal: This project reaffirms the enduring value of learning and knowledge as powerful foundations of life for individuals everywhere The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF), a Sharjah-based global humanitarian organisation dedicated to…