Pearl Initiative’s hosts panel discussion which sheds light on the importance of governance for SMEs

Pearl Initiative’s hosts panel discussion which sheds light on the importance of governance for SMEs

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): The Pearl Initiative (PI), a leading Gulf business-led non-profit organisation promoting a corporate culture of accountability and transparency, held a virtual panel to discuss the significance of establishing governance frameworks in the early stages of a business’ growth and why this is advantageous in attracting investment.   Moderated by Ned Jaroudi, Start-ups and Venture Capital Lead at Amazon Web Services (AWS), the panel discussion convened experienced investors and corporate governance experts; namely, Sheikh Fahim Al Qasimi, Partner at AQ&P and Rabih I. Khoury, Managing Partner…

Sidra Capital’s USD Private Finance Funds Continue To Achieve Target Returns despite The Effects of COVID-19 Pandemic

Sidra Capital’s USD Private Finance Funds Continue To Achieve Target Returns despite The Effects of COVID-19 Pandemic

USD Income Fund generates an annual return of 8% while USD Mutajara Fund registers healthy 5% returns Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, March 24, 2021, (AETOSWire) – Sidra Capital, a Shari’ah compliant asset management firm headquartered in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia and regulated by the Capital Market Authority (CMA), has announced healthy annual returns on two of its US Dollar-denominated funds: the USD Income Fund, which generated above-target returns of 8%, and the US Dollar Mutajara Fund, which met its targeted return of 5% for 2020. The returns are especially impressive in light…

Cedar Rose Rolls Out its Full Range of Credit Risk Management Services in the GCC

خدمات إدارة مخاطر الائتمان في دول مجلس التعاون الخليجي

Cedar Rose has announced the launch of its comprehensive range of award-winning Credit Risk Management tools and services across the GCC. With a strong global presence Cedar Rose has been at the forefront of providing world-class business intelligence and credit risk solutions in over 230 countries to leading firms since 1997. Now to support its growth in the GCC and serve its clients better in the region, the company has stepped up its operations with an expanded facility in Dubai. Antoun Massaad, the Co-Founder and CEO of Cedar Rose, stated,…

GMIS2021 TO BE HOSTED AT EXPO DUBAI Under the patronage of the UAE’s VICE PResident an Prime Minister

إكسبو دبي يستضيف الدورة الرابعة من القمة العالمية للصناعة والتصنيع

UAE to once again host the Global Manufacturing and Industrialisation Summit The fourth edition of the Summit will be held at Expo Dubai on November 22 & 23 Manufacturing exhibition will be held in parallel from November 22-27 GMIS Co-chairs, the UAE Ministry of Industry and Advanced Technology and UNIDO, held a virtual meeting to align on key priorities of collaboration Under the theme, ‘Rewiring Societies: Repurposing Digitalisation for Prosperity’, #GMIS2021 will connect leaders from the global manufacturing community to accelerate digitalisation and connectivity across the industry Under the patronage…

Arabian Automobiles launches the NEW 2021 RENAULT MASTER

 a fleet vehicular innovation Dubai, UAE, 01 March 2021: Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and exclusive dealer for Renault in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, is proud to launch the new 2021 RENAULT MASTER, a fleet vehicle that offers you all of the style and design of a passenger car with no compromise on utility. Catering to the diverse transportation needs, the new 2021 RENAULT MASTER features a range of interior layouts, with loading volumes ranging from 8 to 17 cubic meters, and its…

District 2020: Curating a Global Innovation Ecosystem as the Future of Expo 2020 Dubai

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The future of Expo 2020 will support the growth of the UAE’s innovation economy by curating a global innovation-driven business ecosystem that embraces technology and a human-centric focus, and brings together UAE, regional and global players Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 24 February 2021 – District 2020, as the human-centric smart city evolving from Expo 2020 Dubai, has announced a number of key partnerships that will contribute to the curation of its innovation ecosystem and its start-up community, coinciding with the annual UAE Innovation week known as UAE Innovates 2021.  During…

Dubai South welcomes 650 new companies to its Business Park and achieves 122% growth in occupancy in 2020

Dubai South welcomes 650 new companies

Dubai South, the largest single-urban master development focusing on aviation, logistics and real estate, announced that its Business Park succeeded in attracting 650 new companies as well as leasing of 945,488 square feet of space in 2020 despite the challenging times that businesses went through. In light of the impact of COVID-19 on the business landscape last year, Dubai South realigned its offerings and rolled out an array of stimulus packages to support its growing business community and to help clients at the Business Park and Business Centre mitigate challenges…

RAKBANK renews partnership with Fintech Invoice Bazaar

بنك رأس الخيمة الوطني يجدد شراكته مع إنفويس بازار

The National Bank of Ras Al Khaimah (RAKBANK) has announced the renewal of its partnership with the Fintech platform Invoice Bazaar. The renewed partnership is in line with the Bank’s strategy of creating an efficient ecosystem and environment for SMEs by offering unique financial solutions to e-commerce traders that include a comprehensive suite of banking services, short term working capital loans, cloud based accounting solutions, and instant access to RAKBANK SMEsouk portal. The e-commerce solution is available to SMEs and retailers of all sizes, including Start-ups with RAKstarter Zero Balance…

Export credit agencies of UAE, India join hands to enhance trade, economic cooperation 

الإمارات والهند تعززان العلاقات التجارية وفرص ائتمان الصادرات المشتركة

Alliance to create prospects for mutual strategic projects between the UAE and India Agreement to give a boost to companies and exporters between the two countries, enhancing their economic ties The partnership provides a platform to identify new business opportunities and develop new partnerships in the UAE Etihad Credit Insurance (ECI), the UAE Federal export credit company, has partnered with ECGC Limited (ECGC), the premier export credit agency of India, to explore and bolster the trade and economic cooperation between the UAE and India. In a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)…

Sharjah identifies potential for Italian businesses

الشارقة تبحث فرص الاستثمار في الصناعة والتقنيات المبتكرة

 in advanced technology, manufacturing, and the green economy Invest in Sharjah’s business webinar showcases the expanding investment ecosystem of the emirate Sharjah FDI Office (Invest in Sharjah), operating under the Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), showcased compelling opportunities for Italian businesses in a range of key industries in Sharjah’s expanding investment ecosystem at a high-level virtual business webinar held recently, titled ‘Investment Opportunities for Italian Companies in Sharjah’. Highlighting Sharjah’s advantages in providing an impressive growth and expansion platform for Italian companies in a wide range of sectors, the…