First Aerospace-qualified Baseless Power Module Family from Microchip Technology Improves Aircraft Electrical System Efficiency

First Aerospace-qualified Baseless Power Module Family from Microchip Technology Improves Aircraft Electrical System Efficiency

CHANDLER, Ariz.–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— In the race to reduce aircraft emissions, developers increasingly are moving toward more efficient designs including electrical systems that replace today’s pneumatics and hydraulics powering everything from on-board alternators to actuators and Auxiliary Power Units (APUs). To enable next-generation aircraft electrical systems, new power conversion technology is required. Microchip Technology Inc. (Nasdaq: MCHP) today announced its development with Clean Sky, a joint European Commission (EC) and industry consortium, of the first aerospace-qualified baseless power modules enabling higher-efficiency, lighter and more compact power conversion and motor drive systems. Partnering with…

Middle East aviation experts optimistic about rebound in 2021

تفاؤل خبراء الطيران في الشرق الأوسط بتعافي وانتعاش القطاع

Middle East aviation experts optimistic about rebound in 2021 IATA estimates domestic markets will start to recover during H2 2021 Global regulations, passenger confidence and flexible airline propositions key to sector recovery Short haul leisure travel to recover first – massive pent-up demand Industry will fully recover by Q3 2024 The health of the Middle East aviation sector was in focus this week at Arabian Travel Market 2021 which concludes today (Wednesday 19 May) at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Regional experts were debating the state of the Middle East…

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…

Farnek appoints Knight to head up new hospitality division

فارنك تعين البريطاني والتر نايت مديراً لقسم الضيافة الجديد للشركة

Renowned Dubai hotelier Walter Knight to launch new hospitality vertical at leading UAE Facility Management company     Leading UAE-based smart and green facilities management (FM) company Farnek has appointed British national Walter Knight as director of its new hospitality division. Knight will be responsible for structuring and developing a new fully functioning hospitality division, which will provide a comprehensive range of outsourced or third party services. Quite apart from concierge services, housekeeping, property operations, maintenance, energy consultancy (POMEC) and security, Farnek will manage central reservations and front office services. Talking…

Dubai-born CAFU reveals drone technology with first-of-its-kind planting mechanism taking the one million Ghaf Tree Seed Project to the next level

Dubai-born CAFU reveals drone technology with first-of-its-kind planting mechanism taking the one million Ghaf Tree Seed Project to the next level

– Pioneering tech and car services company unveils drone technology & ground-breaking planting mechanism in the MENA region as it completes two rounds of desert planting – Announces strategic research partnership with UAE University to help scale the project to explore other native UAE seed types Dubai, UAE, March 16th, 2021: Months on from announcing the Sustainability Deal – Dubai-born CAFU has taken big strides in its strategy towards becoming carbon neutral, starting with the ground-breaking Ghaf Tree Seed Project to plant a million Ghaf seeds in the UAE desert…

Arab Health and Medlab Middle East generated over AED 756 million for the Dubai economy in 2020

آراب هيلث وميدلاب الشرق الأوسط يدعمان اقتصاد دبي

In addition to the direct and indirect spending in the local economy, both shows combined generated over AED 3.7 billion worth of business, a 3.7% increase Y-on-Y Research by Informa Market’s healthcare division has revealed 85% of healthcare trade and non-trade visitors eager to return to live and in-person events Arab Health and Medlab Middle East events will take place from 21-24 June 2021 at the Dubai World Trade Centre Arab Health and Medlab Middle East, the largest exhibitions for the healthcare and laboratory industry in the MENA region, generated…

BREITLING LAUNCHES THREE LIMITED EDITION WATCHES EXCLUSIVELY FOR THE MIDDLE EASTbh

BREITLING LAUNCHES THREE LIMITED EDITION

 Breitling announces the release of three limited edition watches exclusively for the Middle East region. The three Aviator 8 models, which are each available in a limited series of 100 or 250 pieces respectively, proudly showcase Indian numerals on the dial.  The watches in the Aviator 8 family are the bold faces of an iconic collection. They are brilliantly contemporary interpretations of the design DNA and technical features of Breitling’s first pilots’ watches. Managing Director, Breitling Middle East, India and Africa, Aed Adwan commented: ”Our Aviator 8 collection is much…

Indoor air quality paramount especially with spectre of new COVID-19 strain, says Hitches & Glitches

Indoor air quality paramount especially with spectre of

Leading UAE home maintenance company reiterates the need for comprehensive cleaning and disinfection of A/C units and ventilation systems  Dubai-based smart and green maintenance specialist Hitches & Glitches (H&G), part of the Farnek Group, has repeated the need to adhere to all COVID-19 precautionary measures and ensure indoor air quality in the home and office to combat the spread of COVID-19. With the announcement in December that the UAE had detected a limited number of cases of the new strain of COVID-19, Hitches & Glitches Director, Kelvin Vargheese has reiterated…

Seven Tides closes 2020 with sales for Golf Views & Seven Palm worth $152 million, despite social and economic disruption caused by pandemic

Seven Tides closes 2020 with sales for Golf Views

Russians, British, French, Italians & Indians top investor profiles by nationality Potential post COVID-19 tax hikes could drive further investment in 2021 from UK & Europe, says Bin Sulayem As 2020 drew to a close, UAE-headquartered upscale residential, hospitality and commercial property developer Seven Tides has recorded total annual sales of $152 million across two of its developments, Golf Views Seven City in in Dubai’s Jumeirah Lake Towers (JLT) and Seven Palm on The Palm Jumeirah. Abdulla Bin Sulayem, CEO, Seven Tides said: “These are remarkable sales figures, when we…

Dubai South welcomes 650 new companies to its Business Park and achieves 122% growth in occupancy in 2020

Dubai South welcomes 650 new companies

Dubai South, the largest single-urban master development focusing on aviation, logistics and real estate, announced that its Business Park succeeded in attracting 650 new companies as well as leasing of 945,488 square feet of space in 2020 despite the challenging times that businesses went through. In light of the impact of COVID-19 on the business landscape last year, Dubai South realigned its offerings and rolled out an array of stimulus packages to support its growing business community and to help clients at the Business Park and Business Centre mitigate challenges…