Foodics Earns the Best Place to Work Certification For 2021

Foodics Earns the Best Place to Work Certification For 2021

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire) – Foodics, a tech company offering POS Solutions to run and grow restaurant business based on data and insights, has recently been recognized as one of the best places to work in Saudi, Egypt, UAE, Jordan and Kuwait for 2021. Following an unprecedented year of challenges and workplace disruption with the onset of the COVID-19 crisis, the employees of Foodics continued to enjoy working at the organisation and considered the company a great employer. According to the company results, 81% of the employees said it’s a…

US$30 million Duqm Plant of Raysut Cement to be on stream by Q4 2021

US million Duqm Plant of Raysut Cement to be on stream by Q4 2021

Muscat, Oman, (AETOSWire): Raysut Cement Company (RCC), Oman’s largest cement manufacturer with global footprints today said that its US$30 million Duqm grinding unit in Oman will be on stream in Q4 2021. “Duqm plant will add another 1 million tonnes to our capacity, helping us cater to Oman and other regional markets with increased supplies, where construction activity is poised to pick up in post-pandemic resurgence,” said Mr. Joey Ghose, Group CEO, RCC. The Duqm plant will raise RCC’s annual group output to 7.4 million tonnes, and help the Muscat…

Celltrion’s monoclonal antibody treatment for COVID-19, regdanvimab (CT-P59) becomes the first authorized COVID-19 treatment approved from the Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS)

Celltrion’s monoclonal antibody treatment for COVID-19, regdanvimab (CT-P59) becomes the first authorized COVID-19 treatment approved from the Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS)

INCHEON, South Korea–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire) – Celltrion Group announced that the Korean Ministry of Food and Drug Safety (MFDS) approved regdanvimab (CT-P59), a monoclonal antibody treatment for COVID-19 for the extended use in elderly patients aged 50 years and over, or with at least one underlying medical condition (the obese, cardiovascular disease, chronic lung disease, diabetes, chronic kidney disease, chronic liver disease, and patients with immunosuppressive agents) with mild symptoms of COVID-19, and adult patients with moderate symptoms of COVID-19. This marks the first time a monoclonal antibody treatment for COVID-19…

HOW COVID-19 REINVIGORATED THE NEED FOR STEM EDUCATION

HOW COVID-19 REINVIGORATED THE NEED FOR STEM EDUCATION

Doha, Qatar,(AETOSWire): The COVID-19 pandemic has fast-tracked a digital revolution across the world, specifically in the Arab region – connecting people and providing them with access to a wealth of data, information, and media. For this reason, society has had to embrace STEM education for sustainable development within the MENA region, according to Professor Fouad Mrad, the longest-serving jury member on Qatar Foundation’s (QF) edutainment TV show, Stars of Science. “This stimulated access to knowledge leaves governments and parents no choice but to help facilitate access to STEM fields among…

Kava & Chai first to reopen at American University of Sharjah with students’ return

Kava & Chai first to reopen at American University of Sharjah with students’ return

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): Kava & Chai, the UAE homegrown coffee and tea house, was the first to re-open its outlet today at the American University of Sharjah as students return for the forthcoming academic year. Exciting times lie ahead for new students and returnees alike as the celebrated Kava & Chai outlet will once again be at their disposal. AUS students can even skip the queue and take advantage of a new online ordering system as well as a variety of special offers. Students have lots to look…

Best’s Market Segment Report: Jordanian Insurers Show Resilience to COVID-19 Pandemic, but More Challenges Lie Ahead

Best’s Market Segment Report: Jordanian Insurers Show Resilience to COVID-19 Pandemic, but More Challenges Lie Ahead

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— The COVID-19 pandemic had a significant impact on Jordanian insurers’ 2020 premium volumes and investment returns, but overall, according to a new AM Best report, technical performance improved, helped by fewer claims in the motor and medical lines. A new Best’s Market Segment Report, titled, “Jordanian insurers show resilience to the COVID-19 pandemic, but more challenges lie ahead”, notes that gross written premium for the Jordanian market fell by approximately 4% in 2020 compared with 2019 — the first decline in several years. The decrease was driven by an estimated 20% to 25%…

CosmeSurge Jumeirah Hospital marks a new milestone

CosmeSurge Jumeirah Hospital marks a new milestone

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): CosmeSurge Jumeirah Hospital, one of the region’s most trusted brands for cosmetic and aesthetic procedures, recently celebrated its first anniversary by introducing new and more sophisticated treatments using the latest technologies. In its first year of operations, the hospital achieved maximum capacity, catering to approximately 16,000 patients and performing 850 surgeries. The state-of-the-art facility is riding the wave of an increasing number of inbound tourists who come to Dubai mostly for cosmetic surgery, which tops the list of surgical procedures that patients from around the…

Nearly 50% of Pandemic Costs Will Fall on Advanced Economies, World Government Summit Report Finds

Nearly 50% of Pandemic Costs Will Fall on Advanced Economies, World Government Summit Report Finds

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, A seminal report launched by the World Government Summit Organization (WGS) which highlights 21 critical priorities within five focus areas offers a source of direction for governments as they tackle post-COVID-19 recovery. Wealthier economies will shoulder almost half the cost of the COVID-19 crisis, which could reach up to US$3.8 trillion in 2021, the report finds. That, even if developed economies can vaccinate their entire populace and developing economies can reach a 50 percent vaccination rate. The report says mental health wellness, climate change and women’s…

Universal Peace Federation: From Pandemic to Peace: Become an Ambassador of Change

Universal Peace Federation: From Pandemic to Peace: Become an Ambassador of Change

VIENNA–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)— With global challenges such as COVID-19, poverty and inequality, race relations, international security, and global economic downturn, what can we do to facilitate meaningful change in our lives, families, communities and the world? When: Sunday, February 28, 2021, 1:30 AM. CET (Online Live broadcast from South Korea) or Sunday, February 28, 2021, 06:00 PM, CET (Highlights) Register (for free participation) at: http://www.rallyofhope.eu What: The Rally of Hope is a live-streamed online production using state-of-the-art augmented reality technology to connect millions of global viewers featuring world-class speakers and captivating entertainment. The Rally of Hope is uplifting, actionable and faith based. Why: This…

ARRAY OF INITIATIVES FROM THUMBAY GROUP PLAYS A VITAL ROLE 

  IN COMBATING COVID-19 IN UAE The Group has dedicated Thumbay Hospital Dubai and Thumbay Hospital Ajman housing 250 beds for the treatment of Covid-19 patients Two clinics converted into Covid-19 Testing Centers, daily conducting 3500 Covid-19 tests February 14th, 2021; Dubai, UAE: In support of UAE government’s fight against Covid-19, the Thumbay Group has conducted several educational and healthcare awareness programs during the last 10 months benefiting more than 100,000 professionals and general public. The strategy combines technology utilization, safety precautions, and awareness programs, training and confidence-building, in addition…