ADEK OPENS REGISTRATION FOR WRO as UAE’s NATIONAL ROBOT OLYMPIAD QUALIFIER

دائرة التعليم والمعرفة تفتح باب التسجيل في المسابقة الوطنية

ADEK OPENS REGISTRATION FOR WRO as UAE’s NATIONAL ROBOT OLYMPIAD QUALIFIER Registration for WRO UAE National Robot Olympiad runs until August 27 Teams of up to three are eligible for Regular, Open and Future Engineers categories Virtual WRO UAE National Robot Olympiad goes live September 24-26 Seven teams to represent the UAE in November’s WRO 2021 international finals The Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK), the national organizer of the World Robot Olympiad (WRO), has opened registration for the UAE national qualifying stage of the global contest, which…

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…

MMA invites The National Bank of Ras Al Khaimah

دفع عجلة التحوّل الرقمي في التسويق عبر الأجهزة الجوّالة

MMA invites The National Bank of Ras Al Khaimah to become the first bank in the UAE to join as a board member to accelerate its Digital Transformation in Mobile Banking The National Bank of Ras Al Khaimah, RAKBANK, an innovator and leader in the mobile marketing space, joins the Mobile Marketing Association as one of the local players in the modern marketing scene and is set to play a major role in driving the MMA MENA’s strategic direction during their one-year tenure as a board member and aim to…

Dubai Performing Arts Programme

برنامج دبي للفنون الأدائية يشارك في تفعيل شهر القراءة

Dubai Performing Arts Programme includes National Month of Reading Activities Promoting the culture of reading as a means of human development, success and advancement. Spreading musical awareness and discovering and supporting talents.  Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) is organising a virtual workshop for adults over the age of 18 titled ‘Reading is Good for the Soul.’ The Authority invites community members, including citizens and residents, to join the workshop organised by the Dubai Performing Arts Programme on 30 March via Microsoft Teams. This workshop is part of the…

Discover Announces Alliance with Malaysia’s PayNet to Expand Worldwide Acceptance

Discover Announces Alliance with Malaysia’s PayNet to Expand Worldwide Acceptance

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia & RIVERWOODS, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– Discover, a leading digital bank and payments company, and Payments Network Malaysia Sdn Bhd (PayNet), the national payments network and shared central infrastructure for payment services in Malaysia, have signed an agreement that will greatly expand acceptance for Discover, Diners Club International and network alliance cardholders in Malaysia. The agreement complements Discover’s strategy of growing acceptance in Asia Pacific to support existing partners in countries such as Singapore, India, China and Japan by potentially opening acceptance at 10,000 ATM locations and more than…

PRCA MENA appoints Khaled AlShehhi to board of directors

خالد الشحي ينضم إلى مجلس إدارة جمعية العلاقات العامة والاتصالات

The Public Relations and Communications Association MENA is proud to announce the assession of Khaled AlShehhi to its board. He is currently the Executive Director of Digital Communication at the UAE Government Media Office – UAE Ministry of Cabinet Affairs and the marketing director at the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Global Initiatives. AlShehhi has managed the development and execution of the communication strategies of numerous nation-building projects, including the Emirates Nation Brand – Impossible Is Possible, The Emirates Mars Mission probe launch and Mars Orbit Insertion, The World’s Tallest…

Historical Global Performance of 128 Musicians Around the World to Play a Symphony Lead by Emirati Composer Ihab Darwish 

المؤلف الموسيقي الإماراتي إيهاب درويش يقدم عرضه”حكايات”

Historical Global Performance of 128 Musicians Around the World to Play a Symphony Lead by Emirati Composer Ihab Darwish  The virtual event, commissioned and produced by Abu Dhabi Festival will be released on 30 March 2021 as part of the festival’s year-long hybrid programme  As part of Abu Dhabi Festival’s exciting year-long hybrid virtual programme, under the theme The Future Starts Now, Hekayat: Symphonic Tales, by Emirati composer Ihab Darwish, will launch on 30 March at abudhabifestival.ae. The performance traverses the globe in 13 compositions played by 128 musicians in…

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…

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…

Nissan of Arabian Automobiles empowers the community collaborates with The Cycle Hub as official automotive partner

العربية للسيارات نيسان تتعاون مع “ذا سايكل هاب” كشريك رسمي

Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for Nissan in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, is collaborating with The Cycle Hub, the home of cycling in Dubai, as its official automotive partner to encourage and empower the community to lead a healthy lifestyle. The Cycle Hub, through its cycling team, will be participating in a number of national sports events, and the recently launched Nissan X-Terra has been selected to be the team’s official car for its reliability, durability and practicality for…