Category Archives: Events

Building on a Legacy: Introducing the Zayed Sustainability Prize

Evolving from 10 years of success as the Zayed Future Energy Prize, the UAE’s preeminent sustainability Prize undergoes a strategic refocus  read more

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RAS AL KHAIMAH (RAK) Ruler Delivers Keynote Opening Speech to 14th Arabian Hotel Investment Conference

  • RAK to increase tourism’s GDP contribution to 10% by 2025 from 5%
  • RAK to have 1m annual visitors by end of 2018, 2.9m by 2025
  • RAK development progressing fast but seeks to attract more investment

His Highness Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi, UAE Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah has delivered the keynote opening speech on day 2 of the 3-day Arabian Hotel Investment Conference, (17 – 19 April 2018). read more

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Blockchain Meets Drone Vehicle at the Future Cities Show

Al Shezawi: “Future Cities Show will display, test, demonstrate and discuss future technology supporting all urban planners, architects, master-planners, engineers, scientists as well as consumers – to see the future unfolding in front of their eyes.” read more

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The Submission Deadline for Ideas Arabia Competition is 12th April 2018

Under the theme “Spirit of Innovation” read more

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Director General of Insurance Authority (IA) inaugurates world’s largest Takaful forum

-Over 300 Takaful and Technology Leaders converged at the 13th edition of the World Takaful Conference with the aim of fostering industry-wide collaboration. read more

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Annual Investment Meeting kicks off on April 9, as global FDI flow to developing economies grow 2% to $653 bn in 2017

UAE attracts US$10.3 bn FDI in 2017 read more

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Public and Private Sector Need to Operate In New Ways

The push for innovation-based economies in the world is devising the new normal for a sustainable economy, according to the experts. read more

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Preparing for GDPR compliance? Learn the know-how to tackle these challenges!

In preparing for GDPR compliance, companies and the Middle East face several key challenges, those include: Demonstrating their capability to manage and safeguard personal data; Growing investment in data protection; Developing methods to report breach incidents within the required 72 hours. read more

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Design International showcases exemplar projects and Residential Towers portfolio at MIPIM 2018

Design International at MIPIM: P-1, N.2 read more

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The Maritime Standard Tanker Conference moves to new location

(from left to right) Clive Woodbridge, The Maritime Standard; Ralph Becker, DNV GL; Dr. Ruanthi De Silva; SCM Plus (Pvt) Ltd; Waleed Al Tamimi; Emirates Classification (TASNEEF); Tarik Al Junaidi; Oman Shipping Company; Roger Harfouch, Marlink; Abdullah Bin Damithan, DP World; Chris Peters, Emirates Ship Investment Company; H.E. Sheikh Talal Al Khaled Al Sabah, Kuwait Oil Tanker Company, Ali Shehab, Kuwait Oil Tanker Company; Phillip Tinsley, BIMCO; Gaurav Moolwaney, Standard Chartered; Trevor Pereira, The Maritime Standard; Lakshmi Janarthanan, Drydocks World read more

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Albatha Group celebrates ‘learning culture’ for 7th year during Albatha Learning Festival 2018

Over 7,000 employees participate at the annual event after successfully training 96 per cent of staff throughout the year read more

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Dubai Quality Group concluded the 7th Change Management Conference 2018 in collaboration with the Association of Change Management MENA

The 2-day conference had gathered the international experts & change management practitioners from government bodies & private sector around the world. 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

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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‘First-Ever’ UAE Truck Trailer Safety Conference

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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Ajman’s Mosaic Market is a huge success!

Captivating over 10,000 visitors and 3000 paint runners read more

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