Majid Al Futtaim Unveils Sharjah’s Newest Community Destination

: City Centre Al Zahia Super-regional mall starts welcoming visitors with an exciting programme of celebrations scheduled for the coming months Art and culture at the heart of the unique experiences the Mall offers Mall connects seamlessly to Majid Al Futtaim’s residential community, Al Zahia Dubai, UAE, 09 March 2021: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail, and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Central Asia, has officially opened its newest lifestyle and retail experience in the Northern Emirates: City Centre Al Zahia. Placing a strong…

Discover what’s next: GROHE launches digital experience hub “GROHE X”

Discover what’s next: GROHE launches digital experience hub “GROHE X”

Industry-first: On March 16 LIXIL EMENA will launch a digital platform to experience GROHE brand insights and product news first-hand. Customer-centric program: Informative and inspirational content tailored to the needs of GROHE’s customers, such as installers, wholesalers, architects and designers, as well as consumers. New ways of interacting: Visitors can engage online with GROHE brand experts to receive dedicated support. With GROHE X, LIXIL EMENA launches an industry-first digital platform for its leading global sanitary brand, GROHE. Visitors to the hub have the opportunity to create their own individual GROHE…

Virtual to Live-Fire: InVeris Training Solutions Invites IDEX 2021 Attendees to Experience Its Unrivalled Military Training Portfolio

Virtual to Live-Fire: InVeris Training Solutions Invites IDEX 2021 Attendees to Experience Its Unrivalled Military Training Portfolio

SUWANEE, Ga.–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— InVeris Training Solutions, the leading provider of integrated live-fire and virtual weapons training products and services for armed forces and law enforcement, will display a broad range of innovative solutions on two stands during the biennial International Defence Exhibition and Conference at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC) in the UAE, Feb. 21-25, 2021. IDEX will be InVeris’ first major international trade show following its rebranding in October 2020 from Meggitt Training Systems. “Thanks to new, dynamic ownership, InVeris Training Solutions is now better positioned than…

Abu Dhabi Festival Highlights Impact of Pandemic on Artists 10 Emirati and UAE-based artists discuss how their practices changed and what the future holds for the art industry

Abu Dhabi Festival Highlights Impact of Pandemic on Artists

Abu Dhabi Festival announced the launch of “Art Amid Covid”, part of the Festival’s annual “Riwaq Al Fikr” talks series. In interviews curated and directed by Jalal Luqman, Emirati artist and Abu Dhabi Music & Arts Foundation (ADMAF) Visual Arts Consultant, 10 visual artists in the UAE working across disciplines talk about the importance of art in the context of Covid-19 and how the pandemic has affected artists’ work and how art is experienced, as well as the ways the pandemic may have forever impacted the art industry. A variety…

Advanced Technology Research Council Announces ‘ASPIRE’  to Drive the Creation of Future Transformative Technologies

ASPIRE frames problem statements with cross-sector industry stakeholders, universities and research institutes Serves as a technology programme manager for R&D projects and designs with international competitions Abu Dhabi-UAE: 25 November 2020 – The newly established Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC) has today announced its plans to drive the creation of future transformative technologies with the launch of its dedicated technology programme management pillar, ASPIRE. ASPIRE works in consultation with cross-sector industry stakeholders to frame problem statements that can be solved through research and development. By defining the problem, setting milestones,…

Advanced Technology Research Council Announces ‘ASPIRE’ – to Drive the Creation of Future Transformative Technologies

Advanced Technology Research Council Announces ‘ASPIRE’ – to Drive the Creation of Future Transformative Technologies

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire) – The newly established Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC) has today announced its plans to drive the creation of future transformative technologies with the launch of its dedicated technology programme management pillar, ASPIRE. ASPIRE works in consultation with cross-sector industry stakeholders to frame problem statements that can be solved through research and development. By defining the problem, setting milestones, and monitoring the progress of the projects, ASPIRE facilitates a clear path from ‘lab to market.’ ASPIRE will make impactful decisions related to the selection…

The 56th session of GRI Standards Training

The 56th session of GRI Standards Training

Virtual training conducted by Arabia CSR Network on 3rd – 5th November Arabia CSR Network, the Middle East region’s pioneering and leadingmulti-stakeholder platform for CSR and sustainability engages small and large businesses, and government institutions to strengthen their commitment to sustainable development across the Arab World. It conducted the 56th session of a three-day training course on the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Standards for Sustainability Reporting from 3rd – 5th November virtually. Since 2011, ACSRN has been offering these training modules as the 1st certified training partner to GRI in…

GRI STANDARDS TRAINING 11th – 13th October, 2020

GRI STANDARDS TRAINING  11th – 13th October, 2020

Arabia CSR Network conducts the 55th GRI Standards Training virtually 11th – 13th October, 2020 The Arabia CSR Network has been conducting trainings on Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) Standards virtually since the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. Developed and released by the Global Sustainability Standards Board (GSSB), these are the leading and the most highly accepted standards for sustainability reporting worldwide. In 2011, the Network boarded the GRI platform as the 1st certified training partner in the Arab world to offer the training modules on sustainability reporting. It also became…

13th Arabia CSR Awards presented to 20 ‘green champions’ in the Middle East

13th Arabia CSR Awards presented to 20

2020 edition of the prestigious honour, regarded as the ‘Green Oscars of the Middle East’ celebrates the corporate social responsibility initiatives of the winners Winners were adjudged based on international benchmarks such as the UN Global Compact principles, Global Reporting Initiative Standards, the European Foundation for Quality Management model and the UN Sustainable Development Goals  Under the patronage and in the presence of H.E Eng. Sheikh Salem Bin Sultan Bin Saqr Al-Qasimi, Chairman of the Ras Al Khaimah Civil Aviation Department and member of the Executive Council of the Government…

Sharjah Biennial 14 Kicks off under the title: Leaving the Echo Chamber

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, March 7, 2019—(AETOSWire)– Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Dr. Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, the 14th edition of Sharjah Biennial (SB14) commenced at the Sharjah Art Foundation (SAF) Art Spaces in Al Mureijah. SB14, held this year under the title ‘Leaving the Echo Chamber’, will feature three distinct exhibitions; Zoe Butt’s exhibition Journey Beyond The Arrow; Omar Kholeif’s Making New Time and Claire Tancons’ Look for Me All Around You. SB14 features over 80 established and emerging artists from around the globe, including over 60 new commissions, as well as many never-before-seen…