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…

Nakheel’s Palm Tower nears completion

برج “ذا بالم تاور” التابع لشركة “نخيل” يشارف على الانتهاء

52-storey landmark mixed-use development reaches new heights at the heart of Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah  The Palm Tower, Nakheel’s new 52-storey landmark development on Dubai’s Palm Jumeirah is now almost 95 per cent complete, with all components due to open by October this year. Soaring 240 metres above the world-famous island, the iconic building is in the advanced stages of fit out, with all exterior cladding completed. Located at the heart of the award-winning Palm Jumeirah, The Palm Tower offers sweeping, uninterrupted views of the island, the Arabian Gulf and the…

ME spend on international leisure travel to exceed pre-COVID levels by 10% in 2024

YouGov and Tourism Economics survey for ATM 2021 says 47% of total 2019 ME travel spend went on international leisure trips 37% of total ME travel budget was spent on domestic leisure travel in 2019, which will be exceeded this year Domestic & short-haul travel will lead the recovery According to a recent YouGov survey, commissioned by Reed Exhibitions, the organiser of Arabian Travel Market (ATM) 2021, the amount of money that Middle East travellers spend on international leisure travel, will begin to exceed 2019 pre-COVID levels, in as little…

Nakheel launches environmental awareness campaign  for communities across Dubai

“نخيل” تطلق حملة توعية بيئية في مجتمعاتها السكنية بدبي

Initiative kicks off 12 March with clean ups at Discovery Gardens and Jumeirah Village Circle Nakheel is embarking on a new environmental awareness campaign at its master developments across Dubai, starting with community clean ups at Discovery Gardens and Jumeirah Village Circle this weekend (Friday, 12 March). Nakheel Community Management has teamed up with Dubai-based neighbourhood social network Hayi and environmental management company Bee’ah for the initiative, which complements Nakheel’s regular waste management programme and forms part of the company’s ongoing calendar of community events. Residents are invited to join…

Majid Al Futtaim Unveils Sharjah’s Newest Community Destination

: City Centre Al Zahia Super-regional mall starts welcoming visitors with an exciting programme of celebrations scheduled for the coming months Art and culture at the heart of the unique experiences the Mall offers Mall connects seamlessly to Majid Al Futtaim’s residential community, Al Zahia Dubai, UAE, 09 March 2021: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail, and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Central Asia, has officially opened its newest lifestyle and retail experience in the Northern Emirates: City Centre Al Zahia. Placing a strong…

Organisations view procurement as increasingly strategic IPG-JAGGAER survey identifies steady overall progress but also a “Covid-19” effect

Organisations view procurement as increasingly strategic

Procurement remains heavily weighted towards operational as opposed to strategic functions, but the latest survey conducted by Swiss-based innovation consultancy IPG Group and leading spend management technology company JAGGAER has identified an ongoing shift towards the strategic. Between July and October 2020 Chief Procurement Officers, Directors of Procurement and other senior executive-level decision makers participated in the 2020 Procurement Performance Excellence (PPE) Survey. The PPE method is based on a proven approach that was developed by IPG in the early 2000s and regularly adapted to the changing best practices in…

How Hyundai Motorsport combines performance and sustainability with electric racing

  Hyundai is using motorsport as a testing ground for new technologies·      New Veloster N ETCR and i20 N Rally2 racing models are based on road-going Hyundai cars to illustrate technology transfer for the digital age·      By building an all-electric race car like the Veloster N ETCR, Hyundai proves that high-performance EVs are possible Dubai, 25 February 2021 – Hyundai Motorsport will soon participate in the inaugural all-electric touring car championship PURE ETCR, which will commence later this year. PURE ETCR will set the benchmark for electric racing around the…

Exalto Emirates set to participate in NAVDEX 2021

Cementing their position in the maritime industry Through this endeavour, the company aims to showcase its distinctive capabilities and comprehensive technologically-advanced marine product portfolio Dubai – 21 of February 2021: Home to some of the world’s most reputed marine equipment brands, Exalto Emirates will be a part of NAVDEX 2021 that is scheduled to take place in Abu Dhabi from 21st to 25th February. Held under the kind patronage of His Highness Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, the event provides a distinctive platform for brands…

DP WORLD, UAE REGION, JAFZA TO SHOWCASE THEIR F&B TRADE PROWESS AT GULFOOD 2021

موانئ دبي العالمية وجافزا تستعرضان قدراتهما التجارية

Jafza aims to reinforce its foodstuff, livestock & agricultural products sector valued at AED13.3 billion Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 20 February 2021: DP World, UAE Region, the leading smart trade enabler and its flagship trade and logistics hub, Jebel Ali Free Zone (Jafza) are set to participate in Gulfood 2021, scheduled to take place from 21-25 February at Dubai World Trade Centre. The entities will shed light on their wide range of incentives and the enhanced F&B trade enabling capabilities of their logistics hub, including Jebel Ali Port and Jafza.…