ADIPEC 2021 to Address Challenges of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Energy Sector

أديبك 2021 يناقش مواجهة تحديات التنوع والمساواة والشمولية في قطاع الطاقة

ADIPEC 2021 to Address Challenges of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Energy Sector Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates ADIPEC 2021 Forum for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion will host international thought leaders who will discuss potential equitable strategies to safeguard a progressive energy workforce for the future. The energy industry lags other sectors when it comes to diversity, equality and inclusion. Studies reveal gender equity can support sustainable development to combat climate change and fuel the energy transition. This year’s edition of ADIPEC, taking place from 15-18 November at ADNEC in…

UAE’s Financial Wealth Grows to $600 Billion Despite Challenges from the Pandemic

51% من ثروات الإماراتيين تعود لأفراد تتجاوز ثرواتهم 5 ملايين دولار أمريكي

UAE’s Financial Wealth Grows to $600 Billion Despite Challenges from the Pandemic 51% of the country’s wealth is owned by individuals whose net worth is more than $5 million The United Arab Emirates (UAE) financial wealth grew by a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 3% from 2015 to reach a high of $600 billion in 2020 – 69% of which is investable wealth – as the UAE showed resilience in the face of the protracted COVID-19 pandemic, according to a new report by Boston Consulting Group (BCG). The report,…

GEMS Education students brush aside the challenges to record best-ever IBDP results in 62-year history

طلاب البكالوريا الدولية في “جيمس للتعليم” يحققون أعلى نتائج في تاريخ المجموعة

GEMS Education students brush aside the challenges to record best-ever IBDP results in 62-year history ·      GEMS IB schools in UAE once again outperform international averages ·      Students achieve average pass rate of 99.5%, average point score of 36 ·      10 students in top-performing 0.5% in the world with perfect score of 45 GEMS Education students studying the International Baccalaureate (IB) have recorded the best ever results in the group’s 62-year history, performing significantly above international averages. Their outstanding Diploma Programme (DP) results will see them accepted into top universities…

Euromonitor webinar assesses prospects for global travel and tourism

يورومونيتور إنترناشيونال تقيم ندوة عبر الإنترنت

 Euromonitor International – the leading market research firm – will host a webinar with WTM Global to discuss the prospects for the global travel and tourism market. Called ‘Travel Industry Update with Euromonitor 2021’, the webinar will feature Caroline Bremner, Head of Travel and Tourism Research at Euromonitor International. The virtual event will take place on 25th March, 2021, starting at 6pm GST (2pm GMT) on WTM Global Hub [www.hub.wtm.com] With almost 25 years of experience at Euromonitor International, Bremner is a regular commentator on trends for World Travel Market. She…

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…

Iron Mountain asserts its support to businesses in the UAE during their digital transformation journey

«آيرون ماونتن» توفر للشركات”حلول مركز السياسات”

“Policy Centre Solution” is now available in the UAE Iron Mountain Incorporated (NYSE: IRM), the storage and information management services company has recently expanded its services portfolio in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) with the introduction of the “Policy Centre Solution” program. “Policy Centre Solution” is a cloud-based retention and privacy policy management platform that provides a user-friendly way for companies to know their obligations and show compliance. This is of course adapted to the UAE’s legal regulations. Additionally, it is tailored to incorporate the unique guidelines that the company…

Global Village extends Silver Jubilee season for two weeks guests to enjoy Ramadan shopping experience from around the world

فين العربي// Global Village extends Silver Jubilee season for two weeks

Global Village extends Silver Jubilee season for two weeks: guests to enjoy Ramadan shopping experience from around the world Following close consultation with partners, Global Village will now be open May 2nd so guests can experience the first weeks of the Holy Month at the park Global Village, the UAE and wider region’s leading multicultural family destination for culture, shopping, and entertainment, has announced that Season 25 will be extended by two weeks until Sunday, May 2nd. The Silver Jubilee anniversary has seen high popularity with guests enjoying the celebrations…

EMIRATES RED CRESCENT FORTIFIES REMOTE LEARNING AND OTHER HUMANITARIAN INITIATIVES WITH YAHSAT’S SATELLITE SERVICES

الهلال الأحمر يوقع مذكرة تفاهم مع الياه سات

Emirates Red Crescent Authority signs Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Yahsat to use advanced satellite communication solutions from the operator. The MoU is part of the Authority’s initiatives for the ‘Year of the 50th.’  Emirates Red Crescent Authority has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the UAE’s primary satellite services operator, Yahsat, today at their headquarters in Abu Dhabi. Under the agreement, both organizations will work together to ensure disadvantaged and vulnerable students have access to quality education through the provision of advanced satellite communication solutions. Yahsat’s resources will…

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…

Designers announced for Arab Fashion Week 24-28 March Presented in Partnership with Microsoft Broadcast live with Facebook Inc.

Designers announced for Arab Fashion Week 24-28 March

  The Arab Fashion Council© (AFC) has announced the participating designers for Arab Fashion Week Fall/ Winter 2021/22, featuring fashion designers from across the Middle East, Asia, Europe, and America. Antonio Grimaldi, this season’s invited guest, the Italian couture designer, is set to make his first Arab Fashion Week debut, completing the stellar line up including Dubai based Amato, Michael Cinco, Nohma Design, Aavva, Euphoria and Maliche, Lebanese designer Jean-Charles Zakaria, Italian designer Sophia Nubes, Turkish designer Ezra Tuba, Polish label JAP Petelicka, Brazilian designers Andrea Conti and Sandro Barros,…