Dubai-born CAFU puts research at the core of its CAFU Sustainability Deal through new partnership with UAE University to study sustainable planting in arid landscapes

شركة كَفو الناشئة في دبي تضع الأبحاث في صميم تعهّدها للاستدامة

Dubai-born CAFU puts research at the core of its CAFU Sustainability Deal through new partnership with UAE University to study sustainable planting in arid landscapes Pioneering tech and car service company, CAFU signs research partnership MoU with United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) to undertake extensive research into optimising the planting and successful growth of the Ghaf Tree in hostile locations such as the desert conditions found in the UAE. This first of its kind research conducted in the UAE is the next phase of the CAFU Ghaf Tree seed planting…

CLEARTRIP SIGNS DEAL WITH SINGAPORE TOURISM BOARD (MIDDLE EAST) TO PROMOTE THE DESTINATION 

CLEARTRIP SIGNS DEAL WITH SINGAPORE TOURISM

CLEARTRIP SIGNS DEAL WITH SINGAPORE TOURISM BOARD (MIDDLE EAST) TO PROMOTE THE DESTINATION  A collective campaign launched by Singapore Tourism Board (Middle East) and Cleartrip, inviting GCC travellers to reimagine travel in Singapore. Singapore was opted as the top destination to travel by residents of UAE & KSA within the next 6 months. Further to the Cleartrip Travel Insights Report announced earlier this month, Singapore Tourism Board, Middle East has partnered with Cleartrip, the leading online travel agency, to attract travellers from key GCC markets like UAE and KSA. As…

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…

Cedar Rose Rolls Out its Full Range of Credit Risk Management Services in the GCC

خدمات إدارة مخاطر الائتمان في دول مجلس التعاون الخليجي

Cedar Rose has announced the launch of its comprehensive range of award-winning Credit Risk Management tools and services across the GCC. With a strong global presence Cedar Rose has been at the forefront of providing world-class business intelligence and credit risk solutions in over 230 countries to leading firms since 1997. Now to support its growth in the GCC and serve its clients better in the region, the company has stepped up its operations with an expanded facility in Dubai. Antoun Massaad, the Co-Founder and CEO of Cedar Rose, stated,…

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…

President & Founder Arab International Women’s Forum Haifa Fahoum Al Kaylani

Celebrating 20 Years of the Arab International Women’s Forum On International Women’s Day 2021, AIWF President & Founder Haifa Fahoum Al Kaylani reflects on two decades of leadership of AIWF and her commitment to fostering sustainable development with women and youth at its heart Each year, I am proud to join the global business, development and NGO communities in celebrating International Women’s Day, and IWD for me is even more special this year because this is the year that we celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the Arab International Women’s Forum…

True Square Open Heart – new version An “open” secret

ﺳﺎﻋﺔ Heart Open Square True – إﺻﺪار ﺟﺪﯾﺪ

Our True Square has attracted a great deal of attention over the last year with its premiere. Its gently rounded corners, scratch-proof high-tech ceramic and smooth feel effortlessly combine apparent opposites. The Open Heart version also grants a sophisticated glimpse into its mechanical heart – which is now also presented with silver-grey accents. The black dial of the new True Square Open Heart with an automatic movement has large cut-outs and features rhodium-coloured bevelled edges. The skeletonisation allows the finely decorated Swiss-made movement, which offers a power reserve of 80…

Women carving a niche in telecoms at Virgin Mobile KSA

Virgin Mobile KSA driving gender diversity and inclusion in the Middle East [Riyadh, Saudi Arabia], 09 March, 2021: In celebration of International Women’s Day, Virgin Mobile Middle East & Africa has announced that it has achieved its gender diversity and inclusion targets for the Middle East, with 40% of the total workforce in 2020 being made up of women, and 25% of leadership positions in the business being held by women. According to a report by GSMA, 70% of telecoms companies globally have proportionately fewer women in their workforce than…

Azraq Volunteer Members Remove 137.9KG of Debris From Lulu Island

Azraq Volunteer Members Remove 137.9KG of Debris From Lulu Island

Four of Azraq’s volunteer members, ventured out to Lulu Island in Abu Dhabi yesterday to undertake a clean up from the seabed and around the island itself, removing 137.9kg of debris, mainly plastic water bottles and fishing debris. This initiative was undertaken with its newest partner, The Captain’s Club which provided a boat and captain for the activity. Aside from ocean clean ups, Azraq will utilize the partnership to expand on its coral reef survey program in Abu Dhabi, with an eye on Dubai also. Natalie Banks, Founder of Azraq,…

launch Taa Marbouta to tackle female mentorship shortage in PR

اطلاق برنامج “تاء مربوطة” لمعالجة أزمة الإرشاد النسائي

Her Excellency, Dr. Nawal Al-Hosany appeared as the launch’s Guests of Honour. The free-for-all mentorship programme seeks to help young women break the professional barriers that hold them back. The programme is backed by an impressive partner ecosystem, including Google, GEMS Education, Volkswagen, Twitter, Arab International Women’s Forum, She Is Arab, and more. Creative and communications were brought to life by founding partner Memac Ogilvy. The programme is calling for mentees from the PR industry and mentors from PR and related industries to apply. PRCA MENA, Global Women in PR…