Call for Entries Issued for the 2022 Middle East & North Africa Stevie® Awards

Call for Entries Issued for the 2022 Middle East & North Africa Stevie® Awards

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire) – The Stevie® Awards has issued a call for entries for the 2022 (third annual) Middle East & North Africa Stevie Awards, sponsored by the RAK Chamber of Commerce & Industry. Entry kits & complete details on the competition are available at http://MENA.StevieAwards.com. The Middle East Stevie & North Africa Awards are the region’s only awards to recognize innovation in all its forms through the workplace. The awards are open to all organizations in 17 nations in the MENA region: Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Morocco, Oman, Palestine,…

Increased contractor awards in KSA boosts demand for Ariston Thermo

Increased contractor awards in KSA boosts demand for Ariston Thermo

Riyadh Saudi Arabic, Increased construction activity in Saudi Arabia has improved demand for water heaters from contractors. A recent report from Dubai Chamber of Commerce* confirms that contractor awards across the GCC have increased in 2021 with Saudi Arabia clocking the highest numbers, going from 23.5 US$ bln in 2020 to 35.9 US$ bln this year. This increase has boosted demand for Ariston water heaters, particularly the electric models most in demand from contractors. Based on uptake over the past six months, the compact ANDRIS R SASO and medium sized…

Middle East Energy Dubai generated over AED18 billion of business in 2020

معرض الشرق الأوسط للطاقة في دبي يحقق أكثر من 18 مليار درهم

Registration now open for Middle East Energy Dubai 2021 Live and in-person physical event to take place at Dubai World Trade Centre from 14-16 June Online conference series to begin on the 17th May and run for four weeks  Middle East Energy Dubai, the leading global energy industry event formerly known as Middle East Electricity, has revealed the 2020 edition of the show generated more than AED18 billion worth of business during the three-day showcase, as registration for the 2021 event goes live today. Held under the patronage of HH…

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,…

Lootah Real Estate Development’s fractional ownership platform receives over 3,000 enquiries in 2 months

منصة استثمارية لـ”لوتاه لتطوير العقارات” تتلقى 3,000 استفساراً

Lootah Real Estate Development’s fractional ownership platform receives over 3,000 enquiries in 2 months Surge in interest reflects a robust demand for property investment in the UAE, especially from first-time investors Real Share platform allows local and international investors to invest as low as AED5,000, with annual returns ranging from 6 to 9 per cent* The fractional ownership platform of Lootah Real Estate Development (LRED), one of the region’s most prominent real estate developers, has received over 3,000 enquiries since its launch in December, indicating a robust demand for property…

ICC UAE Banking Commission tops on world stage Ahmad Lootah re-elected Chairman for 2021-2023 term of office

ICC UAE Banking Commission tops on world stage

The International Chamber of Commerce, United Arab Emirates (ICC UAE) Banking Commission has been identified as a top performing Commission within the ICC global network during 2020. Speaking at the General Assembly Meeting (GAM) of the ICC UAE Banking Commission held online Ahmad Lootah, Chairman of the ICC UAE Banking Commission, said: “The ICC UAE Banking Commission has been identified as one of the two top performing Commissions in the world in 2020.” The GAM also elected a new steering committee for 2021- 2023. Ahmad Lootah, CEO & Managing Director,…

ME spend on international leisure travel to exceed pre-COVID levels by 10% in 2024

YouGov and Tourism Economics survey for ATM 2021 says 47% of total 2019 ME travel spend went on international leisure trips 37% of total ME travel budget was spent on domestic leisure travel in 2019, which will be exceeded this year Domestic & short-haul travel will lead the recovery According to a recent YouGov survey, commissioned by Reed Exhibitions, the organiser of Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2021, the amount of money that Middle East travellers spend on international leisure travel, will begin to exceed 2019 pre-COVID levels, in as little…

‘Women in Tech’ Forum

مش عارفه اجيب عنوان

Visa, DBWC and DIFC Hive Discuss Opportunities and Challenges Facing Female Owned Start-ups at ‘Women in Tech’ Forum Forum is part of a series of initiatives to champion diversity and inclusion as part of Visa’s collaboration with the Dubai Business Women Council As part of continued efforts to advance diversity and inclusion, Visa, the world’s leader in digital payments, partnered with the Dubai Business Women Council (DBWC) to co-host their Women in Tech Forum.  Held virtually for the first time, the forum featured inspiring industry experts who came together to…

Danube Home Launches their Ramadan E-Catalogue 2021  in their all-new revamped megastore!

Danube Home Launches their Ramadan E-Catalogue 2021

It was a doubly exciting day for the region’s leading one-stop-shop for all home needs, Danube Home, as they launched their all-new Ramadan 2021 e-catalogue at their all-new and improved megastore in Al Barsha where Mr.Adel Sajan – Managing Director Danube Group, Mr.Shubhojit Mahalanobis – Director, Danube Home & Hospitality, and Mr.Sayed Habib – Director Business Development, Franchise and E-Commerce, Danube Home addressed the media and other esteemed guests virtually. The theme of the Danube Home Ramadan 2021 e-catalogue is ‘Celebration begins at home’. The e-catalogue reveals a truly spectacular…

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…