The Maritime Standard Awards 2019

Nominations open for The Maritime Standard Awards 2019

May 3, 2019 UAE Business 0

Nominations are now open for The Maritime Standard Awards 2019, which will take place at Atlantis The Palm, Dubai on Monday, October 21st. As always, the event will reward and recognise high achievers within the shipping and maritime sectors in a glittering, high quality ceremony attended by key decision makers from across the Middle East and the Indian Subcontinent. Read more

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Orange Business Services redefines the concept of ‘smart cities’ at inaugural IDC Smart City Middle East Event & Awards

May 2, 2018 UAE Business 0
  • Orange Business Services presents key Smart City awards as Platinum Partner to the inaugural IDC event
  • Orange Business Services redefines smart cities as ‘Cognitive Cities’ with data journeys at their heart

Orange Business Services, the business to business branch of the Orange Group, was the Platinum Partner to the inaugural IDC Smart Cities Middle East Event & Awards on 1st May 2018, at the Jumeirah Creek Side Hotel, Dubai, where Orange presented awards and a keynote address on managing the data journeys created by the Cognitive City of the future. Orange Business Services is actively consulting on smart city projects across the region and recently launched a new Middle East regional hub and smart cities center of excellence at the Dubai Silicon Oasis.  The hub includes a solutions showroom demonstrating Orange Business Services’ smart solutions portfolio and capabilities in a user-friendly space, designed to stimulate further innovative ideas and collaborative business opportunities Read more

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Transnational Students Cite Employment Prospects & Quality of Education as Key Drivers for Overseas Study

October 20, 2017 UAE Business 0
  • DIAC and BMI Media unveil findings of market research study: “Transnational Student Mobility and Future Employment Trends in 2017”
  • 2,700 students from 50 countries surveyed to provide better understanding of transnational student needs and future employment preferences

Dubai International Academic City (DIAC) and BMI Media, the world’s leading student recruitment event’s organiser, unveiled the findings of an in-depth market research study titled, Transnational Student Mobility and Future Employment Trends in 2017. The event, an essential component of the inaugural UAE International Education Week, determined the factors that motivate potential students worldwide: where they would like to study; the reasons why; perceived obstacles and more. Read more

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Electric Vehicles UAE successfully launched

September 26, 2017 UAE Business 0

Dubai (September 26, 2017) – Advanced Conferences & Meetings (ACM) proudly launched Electric Vehicles UAE on Tuesday at Marriott Hotel Al Jaddaf. This event has established itself as the Emirate mobility industry meeting place for key government officials and regulators, EV researchers and industry experts, and EV technology providers. Read more

No Image launches new dual language website;

September 17, 2017 UAE Business 0

EWmums, launched this week, is a focused brand extension of, providing vital information, friendly support and interesting content to “mum- to- be” and “mum- already” audiences. Featuring insightful articles, tips from mummy bloggers, forums for sharing and guides on topics related to pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers and children along with advice from experts and parents, plus news and reviews. EWmums also holds established weekly meet- ups for mums to be, new mums and also larger mum- themed events in the UAE. Read more

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US$ 90 billion will be invested in KSA’s energy sector

July 28, 2017 UAE Business 0

Saudi Arabia is planning a national program to optimise water and energy consumption, and intends to reduce subsidies for fuel, power and water. Major restructuring of the kingdom’s energy and water sectors will take place as part of the Saudi vision 2030. Read more

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HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Inaugurates 200MW Second Phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park

April 2, 2017 UAE Business 0

HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of UAE and Ruler of Dubai, has inaugurated the 200 megawatt (MW) second phase of the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park. The project reflects a new era in the excellence and leadership of the UAE, as it increases the share of clean and renewable energy. The inauguration coincided with the International Day of Happiness. Read more