UAE Finalists of Global Toyota Dream Car Art Contest announced Al-Futtaim Toyota invited young artists to shape the future of mobility through 6th  annual art competition

أسماء المتأهلين النهائيين في مسابقة سيارة الأحلام الفنية العالمية

The nine winners of  the 6th local edition of the  Al-Futtaim Toyota Dream Car Art Contest were announced today, which saw over three hundred entries from the UAE.  The UAE winners will have their works submitted to the International Dream Car Art Contest. Now in its 14th year, the International Dream Car Art Contest sees children from around the world shape the future of mobility through their youthful creativity. Since 2004, more than 6.2 million children from more than 100 countries have taken part in this initiative. Open to participants…

Sidra Capital’s USD Private Finance Funds Continue To Achieve Target Returns despite The Effects of COVID-19 Pandemic

Sidra Capital’s USD Private Finance Funds Continue To Achieve Target Returns despite The Effects of COVID-19 Pandemic

USD Income Fund generates an annual return of 8% while USD Mutajara Fund registers healthy 5% returns Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, March 24, 2021, (AETOSWire) – Sidra Capital, a Shari’ah compliant asset management firm headquartered in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and regulated by the Capital Market Authority (CMA), has announced healthy annual returns on two of its US Dollar-denominated funds: the USD Income Fund, which generated above-target returns of 8%, and the US Dollar Mutajara Fund, which met its targeted return of 5% for 2020. The returns are especially impressive in light…

Dubai Culture issues its Directory of Services 2020-2021

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A step towards enhancing customer experience happiness as a strategic priority. The directory is available in Arabic, English, Urdu, and later in Chinese. It aims to raise performance levels and ensure the continuous improvement of the quality of provided services.  Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) issued its first Directory of Services 2020 – 2021 that includes information about the Authority as well as the services it provides and the steps for customers to obtain them. This came as part of the Dubai Culture’s efforts to meet customer needs…

MMA invites The National Bank of Ras Al Khaimah

دفع عجلة التحوّل الرقمي في التسويق عبر الأجهزة الجوّالة

MMA invites The National Bank of Ras Al Khaimah to become the first bank in the UAE to join as a board member to accelerate its Digital Transformation in Mobile Banking The National Bank of Ras Al Khaimah, RAKBANK, an innovator and leader in the mobile marketing space, joins the Mobile Marketing Association as one of the local players in the modern marketing scene and is set to play a major role in driving the MMA MENA’s strategic direction during their one-year tenure as a board member and aim to…

Hyundai Motor Offers First Peek at STARIA

 Hyundai Motor Offers First Peek at STARIA, New MPV with Premium and Futuristic Design ·      Hyundai’s new MPV model is equipped with futuristic design cues and space innovation providing premium in-car experience Dubai, March 23, 2021 — Hyundai Motor Company unveiled teaser images of STARIA, the brand’s new multi-purpose vehicle (MPV) lineup. The images show the STARIA Premium, a high-end variant of STARIA standard model. The STARIA name combines ‘star’ and ‘ria’[1], in reference to the vehicle’s future-oriented product values and streamlined design characteristics defined by one curve gesture silhouettes…

Cedar Rose Rolls Out its Full Range of Credit Risk Management Services in the GCC

خدمات إدارة مخاطر الائتمان في دول مجلس التعاون الخليجي

Cedar Rose has announced the launch of its comprehensive range of award-winning Credit Risk Management tools and services across the GCC. With a strong global presence Cedar Rose has been at the forefront of providing world-class business intelligence and credit risk solutions in over 230 countries to leading firms since 1997. Now to support its growth in the GCC and serve its clients better in the region, the company has stepped up its operations with an expanded facility in Dubai. Antoun Massaad, the Co-Founder and CEO of Cedar Rose, stated,…

Historical Global Performance of 128 Musicians Around the World to Play a Symphony Lead by Emirati Composer Ihab Darwish 

المؤلف الموسيقي الإماراتي إيهاب درويش يقدم عرضه”حكايات”

Historical Global Performance of 128 Musicians Around the World to Play a Symphony Lead by Emirati Composer Ihab Darwish  The virtual event, commissioned and produced by Abu Dhabi Festival will be released on 30 March 2021 as part of the festival’s year-long hybrid programme  As part of Abu Dhabi Festival’s exciting year-long hybrid virtual programme, under the theme The Future Starts Now, Hekayat: Symphonic Tales, by Emirati composer Ihab Darwish, will launch on 30 March at abudhabifestival.ae. The performance traverses the globe in 13 compositions played by 128 musicians in…

fight against climate change

مكافحة تغير المناخ عن طريق إعادة الاستخدام وإعادة التدوير

Reusing and recycling; individual and collective actions in the fight against climate change Ahead of COP26, representatives from Saudi Arabia and the UK government discussed climate change issues yesterday in an online roundtable hosted by the British Embassy in Riyadh Climate change is the biggest and most urgent challenge of our time. During a live forum hosted yesterday by the British Embassy in Riyadh, experts from private and public sectors and civil society discussed the challenge, strategies and actions that need to be taken, with a particular focus on plastic…

First Overseas Fuel Cell System Plant in Guangzhou

أول مصنع خارجي للمجموعة للخلايا الهيدوجينية؛

Hyundai Motor Group Breaks Ground on First Overseas Fuel Cell System Plant in Guangzhou The Group’s first overseas fuel cell system facility, HTWO Guangzhou, breaks ground today Guangdong Province secretary Li Xi, Guangdong Province Governor Ma Xing Rui and Hyundai Motor Group Chairman Euisun Chung attended the virtual groundbreaking ceremony HTWO Guangzhou will initially produce 6,500 fuel cell systems per year and aims to gradually increase capacity in line with market demand HTWO Guangzhou aims to complete construction in the second half of 2022 Investment advances the Group’s global hydrogen…

Majid Al Futtaim – Hotels awarded world’s first portfolio-wide LEED Platinum certification

“ماجد الفطيم” أول مجموعة في العالم تنال شهادة LEED البلاتينية

Majid Al Futtaim – Hotels awarded world’s first portfolio-wide LEED Platinum certification Majid Al Futtaim’s 13-property hotel portfolio makes history as the only portfolio in the world to receive Platinum certification for all of its hotel businesses Certification further establishes the UAE as a global hub of sustainability, and sustainable tourism excellence, with Dubai receiving the platinum rating in LEED for cities in 2019 — making it the first city in the Arab world to earn the LEED rating Majid Al Futtaim – Hotels’ platinum certifications mark another step towards…