Sweden showcases healthcare excellence at Expo 2020

Sweden showcases healthcare excellence at Expo 2020

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, (AETOSWire): Swecare together with the Swedish Ministry of Health and Social Affairs hosted a hybrid seminar at EXPO 2020.  Held in the Swedish pavilion on the 1st and 2nd of February, the event welcomed expo participants who gathered to discover the Swedish strengths in antibiotic resistance, digitalization and cancer control. The ambition is that the participation will lead to far-reaching life science collaborations and the creation of business opportunities in the Middle East as well as globally. “The Swedish healthcare sector is the second largest export…

Milrem Robotics Rolls out its New Type-X RCV

Milrem Robotics Rolls out its New Type-X RCV

TALLINN, Estonia–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire) – The medium class Type-X Robotic Combat Vehicle by the European leading robotics and autonomous systems developer Milrem Robotics passed its initial mobility tests. The Type-X will become an intelligent wingman to main battle tanks and infantry fighting vehicles and will be capable of taking on the most dangerous tasks and positions, resulting in lower lethality risks. “The Type-X will provide equal or overmatching firepower and tactical usage to a unit equipped with Infantry Fighting vehicles. It provides means to breach enemy defensive positions with minimal risk…

Sharjah Publishing City Free Zone attracts 100 enterprises from 23 countries in 2020

Sharjah Publishing City Free Zone attracts

Among the new companies that set up shop in SPCFZ are five global education providers Leveraging Sharjah’s strategic location and business-friendly environment, Sharjah Publishing City Free Zone (SPCFZ) has been playing a key role in bringing publishing companies, education providers and allied businesses from around the globe to the emirate, enabling the entry and expansion of industry players into the MENA region. Despite a challenging economic year resulting from the Covid-19 pandemic, 100 new enterprises from 23 countries, including five higher education institutions, chose SPC Free Zone as their base…

Volvo Cars to invest over USD $84m on e-motor production by mid-decade

Al-Futtaim’s Trading Enterprises, exclusive distributor of Volvo Cars in the UAE, will introduce in 2021 the electric XC40 Recharge P8 Volvo Cars aims for 50 per cent of sales to be electric by 2025  Dubai, UAE, 4 January 2021: Trading Enterprises, an Al-Futtaim Automotive company and exclusive distributor of Volvo Cars in the UAE, has announced today that Volvo Cars plans to establish complete in-house e-motor production by mid-decade. Aiming to invest 700 million SEK (approx. USD $84m) to this end in coming years, Volvo Cars will assemble the electric…

Holiday Season Gift inspiration for a healthier home

هدايا مثالية لمنزل صحي ونظيف في موسم الأعياد من بلو إير

The year 2020 has undoubtedly been unique, given how we’ve had to grapple with such drastic life changes. It’s not surprising that ‘unprecedented’ has become the most favoured descriptor for this year! One thing which has helped us get through has been spending time with our loved ones, whether at home, or through connecting on digital platforms. This year also caused a shift in priorities for many. While staying at home with loved ones became the new normal, we also began to focus more on our health, and not taking…

IEC Telecom and Thuraya revealed Orion Edge Virtual to digitalise all vessel types

آي إي سي تيليكوم والثريا تكشفان الستار عن حل “أورايون إيدج فيرتشوال”

15 December 2020, Dubai: IEC Telecom and Thuraya introduced Orion Edge V (“V” for virtual), a state-of-the-art satcom system which offers an affordable VSAT-like experience over compact hardware. Digitalisation, previously reserved for large vessels, is now available for smaller crafts. At a time when some 60% of Middle Eastern companies report that they are now actively investing in digital technologies, digitalised vessels have a competitive advantage when it comes to adapting to challenges and optimising business opportunities. The United Arab Emirates is one of the top 20 most digitally advanced…

‘Kanaf’ discusses mechanisms that will guide   first-of-its-kind child protection centre in the UAE

“كنف” يقود خطوات لتأسيس أول بيت للطفل في الإمارات

Under the patronage of Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi 8 partnering entities brainstorm procedural plan for Kanaf Child Protection Centre Hanadi Al Yafei: Grounded in scientific methodology, Kanaf will see the implementation of best global child protection standards and practices The Child Safety Department (CSD), an affiliate of the Supreme Council for Family Affairs (SCFA) in Sharjah, recently held a meeting with the partners of the Kanaf Child Protection Centre, which will be established in Sharjah for child victims of physical or sexua l abuse, aged 0…

TAKREEM – Inspiring Generations

“تكريم” تحتفي بالإبداع العربي في بيروت

TAKREEM was founded with the aim of celebrating the Arab men and women who are making history in their own way and domain. After touring most of the Arab region for the past decade and despite the strenuous year that the world in general and Lebanon in particular went through, the Foundation stays true to its mission and has strived to recognize and honor the unsung heroes of the Arab World during its yearly Award Ceremony. Initially scheduled for November 2019 and postponed time and again due to the unrelentless…

IKEA opens doors to the second store in Abu Dhabi in Al Wahda Mall

IKEA opens doors to the second store in Abu Dhabi in Al Wahda Mall

Swedish furniture giant, IKEA, today announced the opening of its second store in Abu Dhabi and fifth across the Emirates in Al Wahda Mall. The store offers a wide array of inspiring solutions and convenient services for the many people with the objective of getting closer to them. Located in a much more convenient location, the store is spread across over 2,100 square metres on the first floor of the Al Wahda Mall, Abu Dhabi. IKEA has historically been in the outskirts of cities and town. With the opening of…

Volvo Cars invests in designing and developing electric motors in-house

شركة المشروعات التجارية تُعلن اعتماد شركة فولفو للسيارات

Al-Futtaim’s Trading Enterprises – Dubai, UAE, November 16, 2020: Trading Enterprises, the exclusive distributor of Volvo cars in the UAE and part of Al-Futtaim Automotive announced today that Volvo Cars is making significant investments that allow for the in-house design and development of electric motors for the next generation of Volvo models, as the company continues to move towards becoming a fully electric car maker. The company today opened a brand-new electric motor lab in Shanghai, China, the latest addition to its global network of facilities for the development and…