BFL Group partners with Dubai Foundation for Women and Children to support women facing challenges

مجموعة “براندز فور لِس” تتعاون مع “مؤسسة دبي لرعاية النساء والأطفال

Brands for Less (BFL) Group has partnered with the Dubai Foundation for Women and Children (DFWAC) this month to encourage and boost the morale of women residing at its shelter. DFWAC has been providing immediate support and protection to women and children who are victims of domestic violence and child abuse. BFL Group provided a total of seven boxes of full apparels and shoes, hand-picked and selected carefully for the women in the foundation to cover their needs. It is a gesture of philanthropy, in line with the company’s continuing…

Meet Gift – The UAE’s 1st Female Food Delivery Driver

Meet Gift – The UAE’s 1st Female Food Delivery Driver

Freedom Pizza has unveiled its powerful new video, which tells the inspirational story of Gift, the UAE’s first female food delivery driver – aligning with the brand’s ethos that behind every delicious meal is a beautiful person with a story you should know. Freedom Pizza, made with Love in the UAE as part of the KRUSH Brands family, has introduced Gift – the UAE’s first female food delivery driver – to the world via a powerful new video on www.freedompizza.ae. The video is part of a wider KRUSH-led ethos, which…

Fujairah Social and Cultural Association and KASHKHA  Recognise Five Extraordinary Emirati Women

جمعية الفجيرة الاجتماعية والثقافية وكشخة تكرمان خمس نساء

Following incredible achievements and unwavering devotion to social causes, five extraordinary Emirati women were recognised today by the Fujairah Social and Cultural Association & KASHKHA Excellence Award at a special ceremony held in Fujairah. The winners include Wafa Ahmed Rashid Khamis Ali Al-Khadim Al-Antli, Aisha Abdullah Saif al-Kaabi, Halima Muhammad Ali Abdullah Al-Yamahi, Ghada Mahmoud Abdul Ahlla Mohamed Alzaabi and Maryam Ali Abdullah Makhlouf. KASHKHA, a leading modest fashion brand, and the Fujairah Social and Cultural Association, have joined hands to recognise and honour women who are making a valuable…

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…

Many smiles, one mission – Dabur International honors frontline women warriors

Many smiles, one mission – Dabur International honors frontline women warriors

Dubai, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire) – Proven to have competencies that strive best to juggle multiple roles; women have portrayed immense grit and resilience in the daunting year gone by. In line with the spirit of International Women’s Day’s #ChooseToChallenge, Dabur International duly recognizes the contribution of all the frontline medical staff worldwide. In a first of its many initiatives, #DaburSupportsWomenWarriors campaign felicitated a team of 1600 women nurses, medical staff, and frontline warriors for their tremendous courage and determination to fight the situation. With a token of personal care…

 GM Middle East Celebrates its ongoing Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion on International Women’s Day

’جنرال موتورز الشرق الأوسط‘ تحتفي بالتزامها الدائم بالتنوّع والتكامل

General Motors continues its aspiration to be the most inclusive company in the world, putting its team at the heart of business success More than 370 women currently hold key roles across GM’s regional dealership network and regional offices, complementing the company’s already strong female representation across its own workforce Thanks to a strategic partnership with Stanford University, the global automaker continues to empower the next generation by bringing The Women in Data Science virtual conference to Dubai, UAE, it’s first edition in the Middle East. General Motors Africa and…

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…

Female leaders come together to discuss How Organisations can Support Women’s Upward Mobility in the Workplace

Female leaders come together to discuss How Organisations can Support Women’s Upward Mobility in the Workplace

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, Coinciding with International Women’s Day, the Pearl Initiative, the leading Gulf business-led non-profit organisation promoting a corporate culture of accountability and transparency, in collaboration with NAMA Women Advancement Establishment, will host a webinar to discuss the role of women in the corporate world and examine how organisations can create female leaders of the future by supporting upward mobility through inclusivity. The virtual event, to take place on 10th March from 3 pm to 4:15 pm (GST), will bring together leading businesswomen from the Gulf region to…

KPMG Survey: Saudi Female Business Leaders Poised for Growth

القيادات النسائية في السعودية مستعدات لتحقيق النمو

International Women’s Day Survey covered 675 female leaders from 52 countries 47% of Saudi female leaders do not expect Covid-19 to slow down progress on diversity and inclusion 92% of global and 80% of Saudi female leaders say we are still a long way from gender diverse boards and management teams  KPMG’s Female Leaders Outlook 2020 is being published in Saudi Arabia for the first time. The survey, conducted in 2020, covers 675 female leaders from 52 countries, including 25 from Saudi Arabia. The initial results of the survey were…

Steven Segal unveiled the first ever fully electric tracked vehicle in the UAE

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, 23 February 2021: Day 2 of the International Defence Exhibition (IDEX) kicked off with a bang and the launch of four brand new vehicles by UAE-based STREIT Group. The unveiling ceremony was hosted by STREIT Group’s Chairman – Guerman Goutorov where he explained the huge achievements of the company and its efforts over the last 30 years to support governments in crisis situations and to save lives. At the ceremony actor and STREIT Group’s Brand Ambassador Steven Seagal unveiled STORM – a fully electric multi-purpose…