KPMG: Pandemic Led Governments to Focus on People-centric Policies لمواجهة جائحة كورونا

KPMG: Pandemic Led Governments to Focus on People-centric Policies

KPMG: Pandemic Led Governments to Focus on People-centric Policies Report presents insights into 8 major economies – Saudi Arabia, Australia, Canada, Germany, India, the UK and the USA. New study examines a new trend of a modernized government Governments’ stakeholders want to be treated like valued customers, the report reveals   Modernizing Government, KPMG’s latest report on global trends in public administrations, presents insights from a study into evolving modus operandi in governments of eight major economies including Saudi Arabia. Aside from assessing the handling of service delivery, supply chain…

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…

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…

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…

fight against climate change

مكافحة تغير المناخ عن طريق إعادة الاستخدام وإعادة التدوير

Reusing and recycling; individual and collective actions in the fight against climate change Ahead of COP26, representatives from Saudi Arabia and the UK government discussed climate change issues yesterday in an online roundtable hosted by the British Embassy in Riyadh Climate change is the biggest and most urgent challenge of our time. During a live forum hosted yesterday by the British Embassy in Riyadh, experts from private and public sectors and civil society discussed the challenge, strategies and actions that need to be taken, with a particular focus on plastic…

KSA LEADS BY EXAMPLE IN CSR ADOPTION AND INTEGRATION

KSA LEADS BY EXAMPLE IN CSR ADOPTION AND INTEGRATION

Cicero & Bernay Public Relations and YouGov publish the first regional CSR survey report, ranking KSA second in adoption and integration of CSR in businesses The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) has emerged as one of the foremost countries in adoption and integration of corporate social responsibility (CSR) practices, as per the findings of the first annual MENA CSR Survey Report 2020, conducted by Cicero & Bernay Public Relations (C&B), a leading regional communication agency, in partnership with YouGov, an international research and data analytics group. The C&B YouGov report…

confiscate AED10.5 million worth of counterfeit car parts in 2020

ضبط قطع غيار مزيّفة للسيارات بقيمة 10.5 مليون درهم في عام 2020

Al-Futtaim Toyota and UAE government authorities confiscate AED10.5 million worth of counterfeit car parts in 2020 Al-Futtaim Toyota conducted 21 raids with UAE government authorities, as well as training more than 400 officials across 2020 Al-Futtaim Toyota, part of Al-Futtaim Automotive, in collaboration with UAE government authorities and the Economic Development Department, conducted 21 raids for counterfeit parts during 2020. The raids included checks across retail shops in all seven Emirates, demonstrating the Al-Futtaim company’s and the governments continued commitment towards customer safety. The raids resulted in over 300,000 counterfeit…

Aafaq Islamic Finance continues to support SME’s via facilities provided  by the "Osool" program

“آفاق الإسلامية للتمويل” تواصل دعم الشركات الإماراتية الصغيرة والمتوسطة

 Aafaq Islamic Finance, a leading company in the Islamic finance sector for individuals and companies affirms its continuous support for local initiatives through various features provided by the “Osool” program launched two months ago offering support to small and medium-sized Emirati enterprises in the United Arab Emirates. The initiative is in line with the aspiration of the UAE government to activate the presence of small and medium-sized companies’ sector, and increase their level of contribution to the economic cycle, given that they are considered as the backbone of the global…

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…

‘DIHAD’ Conference and Exhibition Kicks Off Next Week in Dubai Under the theme “Aid and Coronavirus, a Focus on Africa”

معرض ومؤتمر “ديهاد” ينطلق الأسبوع القادم في دبي

Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President, Prime Minister of United Arab Emirates, Ruler of Dubai, the 17th edition of The Dubai International Humanitarian Aid and Development Conference and Exhibition- DIHAD, kicks off next week from the 15th till the 17th of March 2021, at the Dubai World Trade Centre. Running under the theme “Aid and Coronavirus, a Focus on Africa”, the 17th edition of DIHAD will discuss the most pressing topics, with a focus on Africa and the issues that arose with…