TBHF responds to unprecedented humanitarian challenges in 2020  with 39 projects that touch over 803,000 lives in 15 countries

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The Big Heart Foundation infused AED 39 million in projects that impacted 7 vital sectors Mariam Al Hamadi: The Foundation continues to boost its readiness to fulfill its duties in overcoming humanitarian challenges being encountered globally. TBHF’s projects focused on healthcare, education, infrastructure, offering protection, improving livelihoods and fulfilling basic needs, in addition to emergency aid and relief. SIARA 2020 honoured unique humanitarian interventions geared towards advancing psychosocial wellbeing of refugees. In a tumultuous year marked by economic and social upheavals worldwide as nations battled the unprecedented COVID-19 pandemic, and…

With an increase of more than 12% from last year Empower records 560,000 electronic transactions in 2020

With an increase of more than 12% from last year

Emirates Central Cooling Systems Corporation (Empower), the world’s largest district cooling services provider, announced that, during 2020, the number of electronic transactions performed by its customers has surged noticeably to reach approximately 560,000, with an increase of more than 12% compared to the year 2019. This reflects the company’s apparent contributions to the ‘Dubai Paperless Strategy’ that strives to turn the Dubai government into a paperless government by December 2021. Empower states that it proceeds with automation of bill payments by enabling the customers to choose and use the payment…

Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange and the Tel Aviv  Stock Exchanges sign Memorandum of Understanding

سوق أبوظبي للأوراق المالية و بورصة تل أبيب يوقعان مذكرة تفاهم

Springboard for UAE and Israel companies to access new sources of capital and investment, and to collaborate in the development and commercialization of innovative financial technologies.  Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX) and the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) have, today, signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU), the first time an Arab exchange has entered into a commercial relationship with the state of Israel. The MOU will facilitate the development of channels of communication to foster co-operation between the two exchanges, and contribute to the growth of the capital markets in…

Million-dollar TBHF project to construct a school for girls in Kenyan refugee camp launched

“القلب الكبير” تطلق مشروعاً لبناء مدرسة ثانوية للفتيات

Funded by a US$1m grant from Sharjah Charity House to provide education and boarding facilities to 360 girl refugees at the Kalobeyei Integrated Settlement in Kenya TBHF school expected to be ready in time for the 2021 academic year Mariam Al Hammadi: These investments will pay rich dividends for refugees, their host communities and the wider region. Sultan Al Khayyal: This project reaffirms the enduring value of learning and knowledge as powerful foundations of life for individuals everywhere The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF), a Sharjah-based global humanitarian organisation dedicated to…

TBHF supports UNHCR project to enhance health services

for Kakuma refugees and host community in Turkana County Sharjah-based charity fully funds the US$266,250 clinic which will boost provision of essential health services in the Kakuma Camp and the nearby Kalobeyei Settlement Beneficiaries include 22,000 refugees, asylum seekers and adjoining host community Mariam Al Hammadi: Health services are of paramount importance in building strong communities and such projects are investments that will pay rich dividends for refugees and their host communities The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF), a Sharjah-based global humanitarian organization dedicated to helping people in need worldwide, has…

Deyaar Awards Contract Worth AED370 Million for Phase Three and Four of Midtown

“ديار ” تمنح عقداً بقيمة 370 مليون درهم

Noor District opens for sale, interested customers can benefit from Deyaar Flexi Program Company commences project after delivery of Afnan and Dania districts Earthworks currently underway Dubai-UAE: 24 November, 2020 – Deyaar Development PJSC (Deyaar), one of Dubai’s leading property developers and real estate service providers, today announced the start of construction on the third and fourth phase within its award-winning Midtown community. With soil testing completed and initial earthworks currently underway, contracts valued at AED370 million have been awarded to the primary contractor for the project, Gammon & Billimoria…

ALULA UNVIELS NEW EXPERIENCES AND OPENS BOOKINGS

ALULA UNVIELS NEW EXPERIENCES AND OPENS BOOKINGS

AlUla heritage sites open for bookings New experiences announced for winter months AlUla Old Town opening in December Adventure Canyon experiences unveiled Old Girls School Artist Workshops AlUla, the historical crossroad of ancient civilisations, has officially reopened for visitors this weekend and The Royal Commission for AlUla (RCU) has unveiled the full suite of experiences that are being phased in over the coming months. Heritage sites, Hegra, Jabal Ikmah and Dadan are the first to reopen for bookings. The Hegra experience includes full immersion into the Nabataean ways of life…

NATIONAL MUSEUM OF RAS AL KHAIMAH ​​​SET TO REOPEN

WITH  HEADLINER TAMRA (DATE PALM) EXHIBITION The National Museum of Ras Al Khaimah​​​ is eager to welcome back guests on 17 October, following six months of closure with all necessary safety and hygiene measures in place Centered around the date palm, the Tamra Exhibition pays homage to the pivotal role played by the date palm tree in the society and culture in Ras Al Khaimah and the wider region 15 October 2020, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE:  The National Museum of Ras Al Khaimah​​​ announces its reopening on the 17th of…

ACI Worldwide and Mastercard to Collaborate and Advance New Payment Solutions and Experiences for Customers

NAPLES, Fla. & PURCHASE, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)– ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time digital payment software and solutions, and Mastercard, the global multi-rail payments technology company, today announced that they will partner to provide a wide range of real-time payment solutions globally. They will initially collaborate to offer best-in-class central infrastructure, payments localization and access solutions to central banks, scheme operators, financial institutions, payment service providers, and other organizations launching real-time payments initiatives. The real-time account-to-account payments market continues to quickly expand. Prime Time for Real-Time —…

Ajman Finance Department awarded Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard Certification for its Ajman Pay Platform

Ajman, UAE: May 11, 2020 Ajman Finance Department has recently been awarded the world-renowned Certification of Compliance in Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) for its Ajman Pay Platform, a smart digital payment platform with groundbreaking technologies set to rapidly and securely transform the areas of payment and government revenue collection & control. The certificate has been granted by ValueMentor, a leading global cybersecurity certification provider. The PCI certification, considered the best way to safeguard sensitive data and information, is a global compliance scheme that secures credit and…