Fostering growth across the region’s project cargo and breakbulk industry

Fostering growth across the region’s project cargo

Breakbulk Middle East 2021 set to go the digital route this year The leading event in the project cargo and breakbulk industry aims to provide maritime, logistics and transportation professionals with an accessible platform to discuss industry challenges despite the global crisis Breakbulk Middle East (BBME), the GCC’s leading breakbulk and project cargo event, held under the patronage of The UAE Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure, will be presented digitally this year. Titled Breakbulk Middle East Digital Special, the new version of the much-awaited event, will take place on February…

THE DAILY MILE UAE LAUNCHES #DAILY15 TO KEEP CHILDREN HEALTHY AND HAPPY

THE DAILY MILE UAE LAUNCHES #DAILY15

ABU DHABI NATIONAL OIL COMPANY (ADNOC) AND UAE MINISTRY OF EDUCATION LEAD CAMPAIGN TO BOOST CHILDREN’S PHYSICAL ACTIVITY AS RECOVERY FROM PANDEMIC CONTINUES The Daily Mile UAE in partnership with the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC), and supported by the Ministry of Education, has launched a new campaign – #Daily15 – to help children stay healthy and happy during school time. #Daily15 is being introduced to keep school communities engaged and physically active. It can be applied in all learning environments, whether for students who are face-to-face learning in…

Seatrade Maritime Middle East Virtual 2020

سيتريد 2020 يناقش تأثير الجائحة في تسريع تبني الطاقة النظيفة والرقمنة

 shed the spotlight on seafarer welfare and shipping’s energy transition, on day two Panellists discussed the lessons learned during the COVID-19 pandemic and highlighted the practical solutions concerning clean energy Day two of Seatrade Maritime Middle East Virtual 2020 (SMMEV), the region’s leading event in the shipping industry, shed light on pressing concerns that arose due to the pandemic and beyond. Some of the key topics of discussion included the adopting of technologically-advanced tools to improve the industry’s resilience during the pandemic, and the need to employ efficient processes to…

Winners announced for Seatrade Maritime Awards Middle East, Indian Subcontinent & Africa 2020

The winners revealed exceptional success stories in facing the challenges of the rapidly changing market, employing the best practices to set benchmarks in the maritime sector, regionally and globally DUBAI, UAE, 14 December 2020: The winners of the 17th Seatrade Maritime Awards Middle East, Indian Subcontinent & Africa 2020 were announced, on December 14, 2020 during a unique first of its kind virtual ceremony. Recognised as one of the most prestigious awards in the industry, the event honoured the work of individuals and organisations that made a mark this year…

Noon turns the skies of Riyadh, ADNOC HQ, the Burj Khalifa, & ADGM yellow for 2020’s craziest sale

 Celebrating the largest Yellow Friday Sale ever with a region-first coordinated event Dubai, UAE. November 25th, 2020: noon.com, the homegrown digital marketplace, announced its biggest ever Yellow Friday Sale going live with a stunning coordinated light and air show across the Middle East, turning the region’s most iconic buildings and the skies of Riyadh bright yellow. On the afternoon of the 23rd of November noon partnered with The Helicopter Company to turn Saudi Arabia’s capital city yellow, flying a message across the skies of Riyadh. The huge 72 ft yellow…

Schneider Electric Outlines Four Key Outcomes for Successful Digital Transformation

Up to 60 percent of GDP in emerging markets will be based on digital products and services Remote everything, Resiliency, Efficiency, and Sustainability are the key elements that will ensure business continuity through any crisis Dubai, UAE, 26 October 2020: Digital transformation has the capacity to accelerate global, regional and national economic growth, promote job creation, and lead to the creation of new industries and technologies that will promote efficiency, agility and sustainability, according to research undertaken by Schneider Electric. The findings of Schneider Electric’s Global Digital Transformation Benefits Report,…

 ADNOC and Abu Dhabi-Based Group 42 Launch AIQ – an Artificial Intelligence Joint Venture Company

 ADNOC and Abu Dhabi-Based Group 42 Launch AIQ –

AIQ will develop AI applications for the global oil and gas industry and help accelerate industry adoption of advanced technologies in the UAE  JV supports ADNOC’s continued drive to leverage AI to optimize performance and grow the UAE’s innovation ecosystem  The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) today announced the launch of AIQ, its Artificial Intelligence (AI) joint venture (JV) company with Group 42 (G42), an Abu Dhabi-based AI and cloud computing company. The completion of the formation of AIQ follows the signing of the JV agreement between ADNOC and…

ABLF announces its inaugural 6-month leadership event series

 – ABLF TALKS LIVE at the ABLF City- the virtual venue of the UAE-based platform ABLF TALKS LIVE will be held under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, Cabinet Member and Minister of Tolerance and Coexistence, UAE The inaugural virtual event kicks off on October 6, 2020 Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 4 October 2020: The Asian Business Leadership Forum (ABLF), Asia’s most influential leadership platform that has historically brought the finest global leaders to the UAE, celebrates its 13th anniversary with the launch of the ABLF TALKS…

Seatrade Maritime Middle East set to make a virtual return The platform aims to provide maritime professionals with an accessible forum to interact with influential business leaders despite the global crisis

سيتريد الشرق الأوسط للقطاع البحري يعود مجدداً بحلة افتراضية

Seatrade Maritime Middle East, the region’s leading event in the shipping industry, will kick-off virtually from 14-16 December 2020. Using the latest in digital technology, the three-day interactive online event will bring together maritime buyers, industry suppliers, solution-providers and equipment manufacturers from around the world. With a special focus on technology, the platform will be a great opportunity for maritime professionals to generate business leads, elevate their profile and gain access to insights from business leaders in the field. Over the years, Seatrade Maritime Middle East has proven to be…

Middle East M&A drop during first half of 2020 amidst COVID-19

Overall global deal values down 31% from the previous half year, and 41% from H1 of 2019 which is the slowest first half for M&A since 2013 Overall Middle East deal values and volume drop by around 58% and 26% respectively from H1 2019 Total Middle East M&A deal values during the last two months of H1 2020 grew from USD 2.649 billion in H1 2019 to USD 33.501 Dubai, UAE, 04 August 2020 – Global M&A activity saw a decline in activity during the first half of 2020 (H1…