Microsoft, Names Tareq Hijazi as Public Sector Director for UAE

مايكروسوفت تعين “طارق حجازي”  مديراً للقطاع العام في الإمارات العربية المتحدة

Microsoft Names Tareq Hijazi as Public Sector Director for UAE Former Microsoft Consulting Services director assumes role as the company continues to empower public sector customers and partners in their digital transformation journeys  Dubai, United Arab Emirates Microsoft today announced that Tareq Hijazi, former director in the company’s Consulting Services division, has been named Public Sector Director for Microsoft UAE. Hijazi is a 20-year Microsoft veteran who joined in 2001 as a Technology Specialist. He headed to the GCC region in 2006 to lead Microsoft Gulf’s Account Team Unit for the…

Jebel Jais – Pushing Ras Al Khaimah’s Tourist Sector to New Heights

جبل جيس وجهة ترتقي بالقطاع السياحي في رأس الخيمة إلى آفاق جديدة

Jebel Jais – Pushing Ras Al Khaimah’s Tourist Sector to New Heights Ensuring the future of the Hajar Mountains’ native flora and fauna is a key consideration as the Emirate launches new and exciting adventure attractions at the UAE’s highest peak     There can be no better symbol for the tourism aspirations of the Emirate of Ras Al Khaimah than Jebel Jais, the tallest mountain in the UAE. Reaching almost two kilometers in height, this imposing feature stands out against the impressive contours of the Hajar Mountains and – thanks to…

Dubai-based King Group Hospitality expands portfolio that will boost UAE’s Dh55 bn foodservices sector

توسع كينج جروب للضيافة التي تتخذ من دبي مقرًا لها محفظة أعمالها

Dubai-based King Group Hospitality expands portfolio that will boost UAE’s Dh55 bn foodservices sector King Group Hospitality which has footprint in UAE and Thailand, expands its portfolio with the introduction of new culinary concepts in Dubai, despite the challenging situation UAE-based King Group Hospitality (KGH) is expanding its portfolio that will boost the UAE’s Dh55 billion (US$15 billion) food services sector; As many as 1,303 new food establishments opened in Dubai during 2020, at the rate of 3.5 establishments per day. The total number of food establishments in Dubai at…

Consumer engagement tools to change the $27 trn global retail sector

أدوات إشراك المستهلك لتغيير قطاع التجزئة العالمي

Consumer engagement tools to change the $27 trn global retail sector, experts at RetailME digital conference say Date: Dubai, UAE; June 23, 2021 News Highlights Word of mouth marketing drives US$6 trillion of annual consumer spending and is estimated to account for 13 percent of consumer sale. The global augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) market is forecast to reach US$18.8 billion in 2020. By 2021, the influencer marketing market value is forecast to grow to US$13.8 billion.  Data-driven consumer engagement tools using digital technology, data analytics, user-generated content,…

UAE’s COVID-19 response based on continuous assessment and evaluation

استجابة دولة الإمارات لـجائحة كوفيد-19 اعتمدت على التقييم المستمر،

UAE’s COVID-19 response based on continuous assessment and evaluation, says the official spokesperson for UAE healthcare sector Dr Farida Al Hosani has outlined the UAE’s response to COVID-19 centred on five pillars: healthcare readiness, adopting technologies, unified communication, effective collaboration and emergency response system In total, 134 countries benefited from aid from the UAE and US$10 million in-kind aid to the World Health Organisation Medlab Middle East which continues live and in-person on 24 June in Dubai Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 23 June 2021: During the COVID-19 Special Edition Conference…

DHCA Joins Exclusive Ranks of Global Green & Clean Accredited Primary

سلطة مدينة دبي الطبية تحصل على اعتماد النظافة والاستدامة العالمي

DHCA Joins Exclusive Ranks of Global Green & Clean Accredited Primary Health Sector Communities Authority Becomes First UAE Healthcare to Win UAF’s Integrated Hospital Management System Certification DHCA’s Accreditation Quartet Underlines DHCC’s Safety Commitment & Boosts Its COVID 19 Community Drive Dubai, May 29, 2021: The Dubai Healthcare City Authority (DHCA), the governing body of Dubai Healthcare City (DHCC), has joined the exclusive ranks of global Green & Clean accredited primary health sector communities by becoming the first in the UAE’s healthcare industry to attain the USA’s United Accreditation Federation’s…

NEW SUMMIT DEDICATED TO WORK DESIGN

معرض إندكس يستضيف ملتقى تصميم مساحات العمل الجديد

NEW SUMMIT DEDICATED TO WORK DESIGN TO LAUNCH WITHIN WORKSPACE SECTOR OF INDEX THIS MAY Inaugural Work Design Summit will take place at the DWTC, from 31st May – 2nd June 2021,  in-person, allowing the commercial interiors industry to meet for the first time since 2019 Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 2021: Workspace, the dedicated commercial interiors event taking place as part of INDEX, announces today the first edition of Work Design Summit. As most companies return to their office environments throughout 2021, the summit will feature three days of real-world…

Dubai’s District Cooling Operators Association considers innovation and technological advancements for the sector

جمعية تبريد المناطق بدبي تبحث الابتكار والتقنيات في القطاع  

Dubai’s District Cooling Operators Association considers innovation and technological advancements for the sector The Association of District Cooling Operators Dubai, the first entity of its kind in the region, held its third meeting that focused on some of the industry’s pressing issues, most notably the adoption of innovation and modern technologies in providing the environmentally friendly district cooling services to over 3.3 million population of Dubai. An overview of the energy saving data for 2020 was also presented in the meeting that shows nearly 650GWh of electricity savings has been…

Vincitore Realty launches largest outdoor retail experience  to create a new Downtown at Dubailand

أطلقت شركة فينسيتور ريالتي أكبر تجربة بيع بالتجزئة في الهواء الطلق

Vincitore Realty is redefining the boutique retail experience in Dubailand with its latest offering – The Promenade at the Vincitore Boulevard near Miracle Gardens at Arjan in Dubailand – that is going to offer a completely new outdoor retail experience and attract visitors to the neighbourhood Vincitore Realty launches The Promenade, one of its kind retail concept realty ready to become the new retail downtown of Dubailand; The Promenade is planned to cater to all the residents and tourists retail needs under one roof. There is a beautiful long boulevard…

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…