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…

EEG ends unprecedented 2020 with resolute afforestation efforts.

مجموعة عمل الإمارات للبيئة تزرع 2,000 شجرة

“For Our Emirates We Plant” oversees the planting of 2,000 trees planted in Dubai and Ras Al Khaimah by 641 entities On the historic date 20.12.2020, Emirates Environmental Group (EEG) organised and conducted its annual tree planting campaign, “For Our Emirates We Plant”. This significant event was conducted at two locales in Ras Al Khaimah and Dubai. Under the patronage and presence of H. E. Engr. Sheikh Salem Bin Sultan Bin Saqr Al-Qasimi, member of the Executive Council of the Government of Ras Al-Khaimah and Chairman of the Department of…

Dubai Civil Aviation Authority partners with du   for Dubai Pulse Cloud migration and Blockchain network integration

Business continuity, greater security, seamless services, and significant operational expenditure savings are among the main benefits that await DCAA due to the new partnership Dubai, UAE, 8th December 2020: In line with its role as a Strategic Partner for Smart Dubai Office, du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has announced a new partnership agreement that will see the UAE telco assume responsibility for migrating the data centers of Dubai Civil Aviation Authority (DCAA) to Dubai Pulse Cloud. DCAA will also join the brand’s Blockchain network having selected du Blockchain…

DP WORLD, UAE REGION GAINS RECOGNITION

FOR ITS REMARKABLE CONTRIBUTION TO THE MARITIME INDUSTRY IN THE MIDDLE EAST The company was commended for its excellence in port development, performance, efficiency and innovation at the Maritime Standard Awards 2020 Dubai, United Arab Emirates, November 24, 2020: DP World, UAE Region, the leading enabler of smart trade bagged the Terminal Operator of the Year award at The Maritime Standard Awards 2020. Held on November 23, 2020, under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, President, Dubai Civil Aviation Authority and Chairman and Chief Executive,…

Serco Middle East Signs Contract with Department of Civil Aviation to Provide Air Navigation Services at Sharjah Airport

Serco Middle East Signs Contract with Department of Civil Aviation

Serco appointed to support Sharjah International Airport’s Emiratisation programme, which will reach 47% of the total Sharjah ATC workforce by 2025 The Department of Civil Aviation, Sharjah has awarded Serco Middle East, a five year contract for the delivery of air navigation services at Sharjah Airport, effective until 28 February 2025 after it won the tender launched early this year. The contract was signed at the main building of Department of Civil Aviation & Sharjah Airport Authority by H.E. Sheikh Khalid Isam Al Qassimi, Chairman of the Department of Civil…

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…

EZDubai and noon.com announce strategic partnership

“إي. زي. دبي” و”نون” توقعان إتفاقية شراكة إستراتيجية

A landmark step towards strengthening the regional e-commerce sector with large fulfilment centres in the pipeline Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 6 October 2020: In alignment with Dubai’s E-Commerce Strategy, highlighting the Emirate’s commitment to economic diversification by attracting foreign direct investments into the sector and to drive Dubai’s global position in trade and e-commerce, EZDubai e-commerce zone is proud to welcome noon.com, one of the region’s leading digital marketplace. A signing ceremony  took place earlier this year to commemorate the partnership and was attended by HH Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed…

Showcasing the CSR Champions on 6th October 2020

Showcasing the CSR Champions on 6th October 2020

The Arabia CSR Network has announced that the 13th Cycle of the Arabia CSR Awards will be held on 6th October 2020 under the patronage of H.E Engineer, Sheikh Salem Bin Sultan Bin Saqr Al-Qasimi, Chairman of the Ras Al Khaimah Civil Aviation Department. Amid the unprecedented times that the world is surviving through 2020, the awarding ceremony of the 13th Cycle of Arabia CSR Awards shows strength and undying commitments of the entities in the Arab Region. The Awards, which holds the prestige of ‘Green Oscars of the Middle East’…

Braving through the pandemic for CSR and Sustainability

مسودة تلقائية

Build Back Better is the slogan that the UN Secretary General has announced for the world post COVID-19, and this is exactly what Arabia CSR Network is working to achieve. The Arabia CSR Network is celebrating 13 years of its Arabia CSR Awards, which is the premiere sustainability platform in the Middle East and North Africa Region. The Awards are widely acknowledged for applying the most stringent and comprehensive international standards such as the Ten principles of the UN Global Compact, the Global Reporting Initiative, the European Model for Quality…

du Gender Balance Council hosts inaugural internal webinar to evaluate equality progress and discuss stereotypes in the UAE

مجلس دو للتوازن بين الجنسين يستضيف ندوة داخلية عبر الإنترنت

The milestone event welcomed four guest speakers who are experts in their chosen fields to share past experiences and gave du employees fresh perspectives concerning gender equality  The Gender Balance Council at du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has concluded its first-ever internal webinar, where a range of topics were discussed concerning gender equality and achieving inclusion in the workplace. Held under the theme ‘Defying gender stereotypes through working in gender dominated industries,’ the agenda entailed insights from four guest speakers, followed by a Q&A session where the speakers…