ICC UAE Banking Commission tops on world stage Ahmad Lootah re-elected Chairman for 2021-2023 term of office

ICC UAE Banking Commission tops on world stage

The International Chamber of Commerce, United Arab Emirates (ICC UAE) Banking Commission has been identified as a top performing Commission within the ICC global network during 2020. Speaking at the General Assembly Meeting (GAM) of the ICC UAE Banking Commission held online Ahmad Lootah, Chairman of the ICC UAE Banking Commission, said: “The ICC UAE Banking Commission has been identified as one of the two top performing Commissions in the world in 2020.” The GAM also elected a new steering committee for 2021- 2023. Ahmad Lootah, CEO & Managing Director,…

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…

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…

Nabila Makram meets Effat Mostafa

وزيرة الهجرة تلتقى عفت مصطفى

Egypt’s Minister of Immigration & Egyptian Expatriates Affairs Nabila Makram meets Effat Mostafa, who is ranked in the list of the 100 most powerful Arab personalities Minister of Immigration: We are proud of Effat Mostafa’s role as a pioneer in the maritime media field Effat Mostafa: I seek to promote Egypt externally as part of my participation in “Egyptian woman worth 100 men” initiative Agreement to organize virtual seminars in the field of the maritime sector within the conference “Egypt Can by Industry” Ambassador Nabila Makram, Minister of Immigration &…

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…

AHEAD OF LIVE EVENT AT EXPO2020

CITYSCAPE GLOBAL HOSTS VIRTUAL INVESTOR SUMMITS TO HELP SECTOR RESURGENCE Virtual Investor Summits to share insights and knowledge with investors on key market trends and opportunities New hybrid event model to host month-long digital platform for lead generation and conversion, creating a ‘browsing to buying’ investor journey Dubai, UAE, 3 March 2021: Cityscape Global organiser Informa Markets has unveiled an exciting new format for Cityscape Global 2021. This meeting of minds for the real estate industry is made up of a series of virtual investor intelligence summits, online seminars and…

City Centre Al Zahia to Offer an Interactive Platform

for Sharjah Art and Design Students to Showcase Their Talent Dubai, UAE, 1 March 2021: Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail, and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, is taking another important step towards realising its ambitious vision for City Centre Al Zahia: the newest lifestyle and retail experience to arrive in Sharjah. City Centre Al Zahia is partnering with both American University of Sharjah (AUS) and The University of Sharjah (UOS) to showcase the rich culture and artistic heritage of the emirate. The…

Hybrid Meetings: The Future of Sustainability

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In today’s ever-evolving world, sustainability is becoming more important than ever, no matter which country or industry, many have become increasingly conscious of the vulnerable and marginalised, and are motivated to support social causes. Looking towards the future there are many signs that COVID-19 has in fact embedded social responsibility, environmental awareness and expectations of businesses to understand the cultural values. The past year drove people to reconnect with their local communities and lend a hand to those in need, shifting the attention to the importance of sustainability and leading…

Innovation Arabia is Virtual for the First Time in its 14th Edition

انطلاق “إبداعات عربية” افتراضياً لأول مرة في دورته الرابعة عشر

The Conference Addresses Pressing Issues in Crisis Management, Learning, Innovation, and Social Development Dubai – United Arab Emirates, 17 February 2021: The iconic Innovation Arabia event is launching its 14th edition this year virtually under the theme “Innovation Everywhere”. The event is held under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and President of Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University (HBMSU), and is being held from the 22nd to the 24th of this month. Innovation Arabia 14 features five subthemes: Crisis…

Adaptations and innovations in cancer care through COVID-19  and beyond, FOCP’s story

“أصدقاء مرضى السرطان” تستعرض تجربتها في تعزيز الوعي

On World Cancer Day, UAE-based civil society organisation Friends Of Cancer Patients, shines a light on how they furthered cancer awareness and care through an innovative, collaborative approach in the wake of COVID-19 Marking World Cancer Day on 4th February, Friends of Cancer Patients (FOCP) – a UAE-based civil society organisation, has taken the opportunity to extend its gratitude to the nurses, doctors, researchers, volunteers, advocates and other caregivers in oncology from around the country, as well as government agencies, who have worked these past 12 months through the COVID-19…