Hailed as the ‘Oscars of the Travel Industry’, leading voices in the industry came together this past weekend to celebrate travel and tourism excellence at the 2018 World Travel Awards Middle East’s dazzling red-carpet gala ceremony at Waldorf Astoria Ras Al Khaimah.
Evolving from 10 years of success as the Zayed Future Energy Prize, the UAE’s preeminent sustainability Prize undergoes a strategic refocus
- Major onshore and offshore blocks across the emirate opened for new competitive bidding round
- Estimates suggest blocks contain substantial amounts of oil and gas
- Successful bidders will have the opportunity to explore, and then develop and produce discoveries with ADNOC
- Prospective partners invited to register interest for an invitation to international roadshow presentations on new blocks
The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) announced, today, as part of Abu Dhabi’s first ever block licensing strategy and on behalf of the Supreme Petroleum Council (SPC), the details of the initial round of six geographical oil and gas blocks open for bidding. This follows the announcement last month by His Excellency Dr Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, UAE Minister of State and ADNOC Group CEO that Abu Dhabi was to launch its first ever competitive exploration and production bid round.
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.
The slow adoption of technology has been a key obstacle preventing VAT compliance, said Firas Abdulsalam Tayeb, Engineer at Enterprise Systems Analysis Technology (ESAT), whose IT company is involved in the sweeping new changes surrounding the introduction of VAT in the UAE.
Brokerage House Securities (BHS) hosted a delegation from West Africa recently to bolster the development of the West African regional stock-market in collaboration the with Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange (ADX). The institutional development team from West Africa gained insight on best practice from BHS, a subsidiary of the Abu Dhabi based KBBO Group.
Abu Dhabi Air Expo, Feb 26-28, 2018
During a late afternoon session at the 6th World Government Summit, Lt. General Sheikh Saif Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior, launched the “Global Inspiration Platform – Zayed the Inspirer”, to serve as a global platform to share inspirational success stories from around the world. The initiative aims to celebrate the legacy of the UAE founder, late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, and is in line with the directives of HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, UAE President, who has declared 2018 as the “Year of Zayed“.
February is shaping up to be an exciting and eventful month at Dalma Mall, as the Ministry of Interior’s exhibition highlighting the different innovative ideas and creative inventions have been brought to life in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi at the Mall’s central atrium. This exhibition took place in recognition of the Month of Innovation and showcased a wide range of tools, gadgets, devices and much more from 1– 6 February 2018, a per the directives of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai.
The UAE capital will welcome more than 500 delegates from around the world to address the region’s most critical challenges
Under the patronage of Abu Dhabi City Municipality, Advanced Conferences & Meetings is proud to launch the 4th Annual Future Landscape & Playspaces Abu Dhabi Conference, at the Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa. This event focuses on improving urbanism and liveability through sustainable landscaping and innovative playspaces.
For the first time to be launched in the Middle East
Tasleeh Shooting is ready to bring the best of the airsoft sport to the streets of Abu Dhabi as it eyes to unveil a roster of tournaments and products this 2018.
The Shop, Eat & Play Campaign will have you coming back for more!
An icon of the True Essence of Arabia, Bab Al Qasr has firmly represented itself on the wedding map through some of the most grandeur celebrations in the city. With an iconic bronze-coloured flair perched within a tranquil Abu Dhabi Corniche address, each moment is dressed to perfection in an Arabian feel and a distinct attention to detail.
Abu Dhabi Rent and Sales Price Remain Stable in 2017
The University of Manchester will host a series of three business masterclasses and an information session on the range of part-time Masters degrees available in the region for qualified working professionals, in the UAE in January 2018. All the events will be led by a senior member of the university’s business school faculty. In addition to learning more about specialist subject areas, the sessions are an opportunity for qualified working professionals in the UAE to discuss their career, training and development goals, and to learn more about the university’s part-time Masters programmes and shorter executive education courses.
The five-star, Bedouin-inspired hotel, Jannah Burj Al Sarab, is welcoming the beginning of 2018 with an exclusive winter day pass to celebrate the winter season.
Califiornian-inspired fusion meets home-made, healthy goodness