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Sleep Fine to open new factory in Sharjah in 2020 to increase production capacity

March 29, 2018 UAE Business 0
  • New facility to enable company to secure larger market share in UAE
  • Production of novel and innovative foam bed products also in the pipeline

Sleep Fine, a well-respected household brand under the family enterprise Three Stars Foam Factory, has announced that it will open its new state-of-the-art factory in Sharjah in 2020 to increase its production capacity. The soon-to-rise facility will enable Sleep Fine to secure a larger market share amid rising demand for high-quality and sophisticated foam bed products. Read more

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Former Polish President Calls on Europe to Follow Example of Sharjah in Government Communication at IGCF

March 29, 2018 UAE Business 0

The 7th International Government Communication Forum (IGCF), organised by the International Government Communication Centre of Sharjah Government Media Bureau, opened its second day at Expo Centre Sharjah with speeches by the guest of honour Lech Wałęsa, former President of Poland, and HE Tariq Saeed Allay, Director of Sharjah Government Media Bureau. The opening session was moderated by Maqsoud Kruse, Executive Director of “Hedayah”. Read more

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February 2018: Abu Dhabi Property Prices Report Mixed Trends

March 28, 2018 UAE Business 0

Based on an analysis of over 94,000 property listings on leading property portal Bayut.com, Abu Dhabi property rental and sales prices reported a fairly mixed trend in February 2018. The report gauged user interest in popular areas across the capital and compiled lists of top areas for renting and buying property in Abu Dhabi and the percentage change in prices compared to January 2018. Read more

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Rixos The Palm Dubai Redefines Luxury with an All-New Lifestyle Membership

March 27, 2018 UAE Business 0

The multi-concept luxury lifestyle destination, Rixos The Palm Dubai is uniting leisure, entertainment and tranquil serenity with the debut of its Rixos Club Membership. Designed to appeal to residents of the UAE looking for the finer things in life, this new exclusive membership program provides members unlimited access to all that the resort has to offer from dining to overnight stays, wellness facilities to fitness and sports activities, and so much more. Read more

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Finance Professionals in the UAE Are Urged To ‘Think Local and Act Global’ As the Country Continues To Become A Key Global Financial Hub

March 24, 2018 UAE Business 0

ACCA (Association for Chartered Certified Accountants) recognised over 200 members in the UAE who achieved a momentous professional milestone by becoming ACCA members. They were honored at an event held at the Address Dubai Mall on the evening of 21 March which was attended by leading businesses, finance professionals and the corporate community of the UAE. Read more

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How Can You Make Your PPC Campaign Work?

March 24, 2018 UAE Business 0

In a recent news feature published by BBC, using free SEO tools and resorting to PPC or pay per click advertising were named as some of the most cost effective ways of making your presence felt in the online marketplace. As specialists like Nenen, dealing with PPC marketing in Dubai, will explain, pay per click marketing is when a website owner pays Google for showcasing advertisements on relevant websites. When your advertisement is clicked on, you pay a CPC or cost per click to Google. Read more

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‘First-Ever’ UAE Truck Trailer Safety Conference

March 21, 2018 UAE Business 0

On 15th March 2018, the ‘first-ever’ UAE Truck Trailer Safety Conference took place in Dubai, organized by WABCO and supported by Dubai Police and RoadSafetyUAE. The speakers included Dubai Police, RTA, WABCO, RoadSafetyUAE, Dubai Driving Center, Gorica, Gotrade, VOLVO and Continental. Read more

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Deception Technologies, Artificial Intelligence, Robo Hunters, Displacing Legacy Cybersecurity Solutions

March 21, 2018 UAE Business 0

Internet of Things is rapidly expanding the attack surface of the digital enterprise and exposing it to enhanced risk levels not seen before. Deception technologies, artificial intelligence, Robo-hunters, are solutions for tomorrow’s enterprise, Mechelle Buys Du Plessis, Managing Director – UAE, Dimension Data. Read more

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RAK Properties’ AGM Approves Increase of Cash Dividends To 6% For 2017

March 20, 2018 UAE Business 0

RAK Properties PJSC held the second annual general meeting of shareholders last Saturday at Double Tree by Hilton Resort & Spa Marjan Island. The meeting reviewed and approved the Board of Directors’ report on the company’s activities, the auditor’s report for the 2017/18 fiscal year, the corporate balance sheet, and the profit and loss account. They also presented current and future projects. Read more

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Dubai Breaks Ground on World’s Biggest CSP Project

March 20, 2018 UAE Business 0

HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, broke ground on 4th phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park. This is the biggest Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) investment project in the world, based on the Independent Power Producer (IPP) model, and will generate 700MW on a single site. It will have the world’s tallest solar tower at 260 metres, and the largest thermal energy storage capacity in the world. It will provide clean energy to 270,000 residences, reducing 1.4 million tonnes of carbon emissions annually. The project will use two technologies: a 600MW parabolic basin complex and a 100MW solar tower, over 43 square kilometres. This project, with AED14.2 billion in investments, achieved the lowest Levelised Cost of Electricity (LCOE) of USD 7.3 cents per kW/h. Read more