No Image

Two UAE Firms Lead the World’s Hottest Retailers

January 31, 2018 UAE Business 0

Around the world, there are 250 top retailers that generate $4.4 trillion in revenue with a net profit of 3.2 percent. Two of these firms are in the retail market in the UAE, including Lulu Group with a 32 percent share of the market and 131 stores in GCC, Egypt, India, Indonesia, and Malaysia. Also in the retail market in the UAE is Majid Al Futtaim Holding. Both retailers are listed at number 141 and 151 respectively. Read more

No Image

Rixos The Palm Dubai Wins 2018 TripAdvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards

January 29, 2018 UAE Business 0

TripAdvisor, the world’s largest travel site, has announced Rixos The Palm Dubai as a winner in the Top 25 Hotels in the United Arab Emirates at the recent 2018 Travellers’ Choice Awards. Travellers’ Choice award winners were determined based on the millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from TripAdvisor travellers worldwide Read more

No Image

AURAK and WSU Sign Student Transfer Program

January 28, 2018 UAE Business 0

Arabic.pdf The American University of Ras Al Khaimah (AURAK) has signed a cooperation agreement with Wayne State University (WSU) of Detroit, Michigan of the United States, establishing the U.S.-based university into its latest international partner. Read more

No Image

International Concrete Technology Forum – December 5-6, 2017 – Dubai, UAE

January 28, 2018 Sarah Zgheib 0

NRMCA and Grey Matters hosted the 9th International Concrete Technology Forum in the Middle East at Roda Al Bustan Hotel in Dubai, UAE on the 5th – 6th of December 2017. The conference was a big success being sponsored by 15 companies where 200 personnel attended. For the second year in a row, Dubai Municipality was the strategic partner of the event knowing that this conference took place for the first time in 2010 and since then it has been organized on yearly basis. Read more

No Image

International Concrete Technology Forum – December 3, 2017 – Doha, Qatar

January 28, 2018 Sarah Zgheib 0

NRMCA and Grey Matters hosted the 9th International Concrete Technology Forum in the Middle East at Ritz Carlton Hotel in Doha, Qatar on the 3rd of December 2017. The conference was a big success being sponsored by 11 companies where 155 personnel attended. For the second year in a row, “Al Khalij Cement Company” was the partner of the event. Qatar Construction Specification endorsed the event. The International Concrete Technology Forum was also endorsed by the “Concrete Sustainability Council”. The platinum sponsors were “Qatar Beton”, “Chryso” and “Doka”; the gold sponsors were “United Readymix”, “Hydronix” and “Simatec”; the silver sponsors were “Cortec”, “Kryton” and “Ciko Middle East”. Read more

No Image

Okongola art exhibition by Victor Sitali

January 28, 2018 UAE Business 0

Create Hub Gallery is delighted to present an exhibition by Victor Sitali, Dubai-based Zambian artist who gaining steady recognition as one of the UAE’s most skilled painters.  Victor Sitali who has been deaf and mute from an early age, has turned his disability into an inspirational success story.
‘Okongola’ opens on 6th February at Create Hub Gallery in Al Quoz. Read more

No Image

“Elements of life” Solo exhibition by Agnes Winogradsky at Gallery 76

January 28, 2018 UAE Business 0

Gallery 76 at the Dubai International Art Centre presents Elements of Life, a solo exhibition by the French artist, Agnès Winogradsky. Agnès is a qualified architect, who studied in Versailles, the School of Fine Arts in Brussels and studios in Baden-Baden. Opening ceremony will be held on 6th of February at 6:30pm at Gallery 76 and will run through till 12th of February. Read more

No Image

thyssenkrupp’s MULTI elevator named finalist for Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat’s prestigious Innovation Award

January 26, 2018 UAE Business 0

thyssenkrupp Elevator’s groundbreaking rope-less and sideways-moving elevator, MULTI, has been selected as a finalist for the 2018 Innovation Award by the Council on Tall Buildings and Urban Habitat (CTBUH). The winner will be selected at the first annual Tall + Urban Innovation Conference, which will be held May 30-31, 2018, at the Aqua Tower in Chicago. Read more

No Image

Investigating 3 Of The Most Promising Bitcoin Alternatives For 2018

January 26, 2018 UAE Business 0

Investors may be unable to make up their minds over the longevity of cryptocurrency, but it’s hard to doubt the incredible earnings of all of the savvy investors that have jumped on board over the last few years. That said, a lot of the success stories stem from those who were investing right from the beginning. It’s easy to assume that it’s simply too late to get in on the craze by now, especially as it gains more and more mainstream notoriety. If you are still on the fence about buying or mining Bitcoin in UAE you can read this guide about how to do it right:  https://www.business24-7.ae/how-to-buy-bitcoin-in-uae/ Read more

No Image

Financial Derivatives and Its Role in Risk Management

January 25, 2018 UAE Business 0

Brokers, banks and other members of the financial market are prone to various risks. Thus, an important part of an institution’s continuity plan is risk management. Risk management does not necessarily eliminate the potential risks, but it manages them and eases their consequences. Experts are turning to financial derivatives as one of the best solutions for risk management. Read more

No Image

TAITRA Introduces Smart Security Solutions at Intersec 2018

January 24, 2018 UAE Business 0

Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) has played an integral role in the development of UAE-Taiwan trade relations. Through its various initiatives, (TAITRA) has always been instrumental in promoting foreign trade. Their latest endeavour throws light on the emerging and path-breaking security industry with products that promise to redefine the market. With an aim to introduce cutting edge products to the UAE market, TAITRA, led a delegation of 6 established Taiwanese Suppliers to the UAE at the Intersec 2018 in Dubai, where the Taiwanese suppliers unveiled their latest products and innovations in the Security & Safety Business. Read more