The Middle East is set to become a market leader

The Middle East is set to become a market leader

The Middle East is set to become a market leader in renewable and clean energy Renewable and clean energy will account for 34% of total power sector investments across the MENA region in the next five years, according to research revealed by Middle East Energy Over AED 55 billion of solar power projects will enter operation in the MENA region by 2026; renewable and clean energy capacity to grow by 83GW by 2035 Middle East Energy Dubai to begin on 17 May 2021 with a three-day Renewable & Clean Energy…

UAE Finalists of Global Toyota Dream Car Art Contest announced Al-Futtaim Toyota invited young artists to shape the future of mobility through 6th  annual art competition

أسماء المتأهلين النهائيين في مسابقة سيارة الأحلام الفنية العالمية

The nine winners of  the 6th local edition of the  Al-Futtaim Toyota Dream Car Art Contest were announced today, which saw over three hundred entries from the UAE.  The UAE winners will have their works submitted to the International Dream Car Art Contest. Now in its 14th year, the International Dream Car Art Contest sees children from around the world shape the future of mobility through their youthful creativity. Since 2004, more than 6.2 million children from more than 100 countries have taken part in this initiative. Open to participants…

FX and Crypto Trading Technology Specialist Gold-i Expands its Partnership Program in the Middle East

FX and Crypto Trading Technology Specialist Gold-i Expands its Partnership Program in the Middle East

LONDON–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– Award-winning FX and Crypto trading technology specialist, Gold-i is expanding in the Middle East and India through a partnership with EMEA Global Financial Consultancy, a United Arab Emirates (UAE) based firm which has a strong network of financial institutions, including retail FX broker clients, across the region. Gold-i, founded in 2008, has developed market-leading FX and Crypto trading solutions which have enabled hundreds of multi-asset brokers worldwide to transform their trading operations with robust liquidity management products, MetaTrader plug-ins and business intelligence tools. The UK headquartered firm’s partnership…

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…

Caparol Arabia Awarded Frost & Sullivan’s 2020 New Product Innovation Award for CapaCare Protect

كابارول للدهانات تحصد جائزة ابتكار منتج جديد

The award recognizes Caparol’s superior technology and product and its strong customer impact  Caparol Arabia, the Middle East’s leading German paint manufacturer, has won the Frost & Sullivan 2020 New Product Innovation Award for its CapaCare Protect and its strong overall performance. Caparol Arabia successfully launched CapaCare Protect across the Middle East in April 2020, during the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic, to demonstrate its use in the fight against the Coronavirus. CapaCare Protect can kill 99.9% of the Human Coronavirus and H1N1 influenza. The solution was tested per…

Dubai Police Bolsters Toyota Fleet with Addition of Legendary all-new 2021 Toyota GR Supra

The legendary Supra joins  Dubai Police’s extensive line-up of Al-Futtaim Toyota vehicles Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 03, 2021: Dubai Police has recently acquired the legendary Toyota Supra to be added to its globally acclaimed super car fleet. The inclusion of the 2021 GR Supra in the awe inspiring fleet, which is used to promote the Dubai Police both locally and internationally, reinforces its position as one of the most sought after sportscars since its return after a 17-year wait.  The Supra was provided by Al-Futtaim Automotive, the exclusive distributor…

GAZOO Racing Triumphs in Monte-Carlo with Spectacular One-Two Victory

GAZOO Racing Triumphs in Monte-Carlo with Spectacular One-Two Victory

The GAZOO Racing (GR) World Rally Team achieved a dream start to this year’s 2021 FIA World Rally Championship recently at Rallye Monte-Carlo. Sébastien Ogier and his co-driver Julien Ingrassia won the legendary race in the No. 1 Toyota Yaris WRC, leading teammates Elfyn Evans and Scott Martin in the No. 33 Toyota Yaris WRC to secure a fantastic one-two finish. Kalle Rovanperä and Jonne Halttunen claimed fourth in the No. 69 Toyota Yaris WRC, completing an amazing Day 4 for the GR team. The fourth Rallye Monte-Carlo win in…

Toyota celebrates another outstanding performance at Dakar 2021  in Saudi Arabia

تويوتا تحرز فوزاً آخر في رالي داكار 2021 في السعودية

Unprecedented eight consecutive victories for Land Cruiser in Dakar Rally Auto Body’s Land Cruisers secured a 1-2 victory in the Production Car category GAZOO Racing’s Hilux claimed second place in the Four-Wheel Drive category Toyota has proved once again the capabilities of its vehicles on all terrains, and harsh climatic conditions, with a spectacular performance at the world’s most extreme motorsports event, the Dakar Rally. Toyota’s iconic Land Cruiser continued to dominate the Production Car category, with the Toyota Auto Body team claiming a spectacular one-two victory. Akira Miura and…

Cultivating ambition to thrive beyond the pandemic

تعزيز الطموح لتجاوز تحديات كوفيد-19

By Viresh Harduth, Vice President, Small Business, Sage Africa & Middle East It’s not easy to build a business. Nearly all small and medium business owners have stories of setbacks, challenges and failures on the road to success. Now, each of them can add COVID-19 to their list of war stories. The pandemic made us realise how quickly change happens and long-term, medium-term and even short-term plans and goals can be shattered overnight. However, as history shows, businesses that grow during and thrive after economic downturns have a similar mindset:…

Siemens Energy and Porsche, with partners, advance climate-neutral e-fuel development

World’s first integrated commercial plant for producing climate-neutral fuel being built in Chile Innovations from Germany to industrialize synthetic fuels and decarbonize the mobility sector German Economy Ministry supports beacon project as part of national hydrogen strategy Porsche is planning to use e-fuels – initially on race courses and in vehicle trials, prospectively also in production sports cars. Siemens Energy, joined by sports car maker Porsche and a lineup of international companies, is developing and implementing a pilot project in Chile that is expected to yield the world’s first integrated,…