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The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC)Â unveiled plans to invest US $45 billion alongside partners, over the next five years, to become a leading global downstream player. The plans were unveiled at the ADNOC Downstream Investment Forum, which took place today in Abu Dhabi, UAE. The event brought together more than 40 CEOs and 800 senior business leaders from the global oil and gas, energy, petrochemical and finance industries, as well as many other sectors.
Hawkamah hosted 12th annual conference with a focus on corporate governance in the age of technology
Hawkamah, The Institute for Corporate Governance, hosted its annual conference on April 30 at Palace Downtown Dubai. A gathering of leading regional and international corporate authorities, the event drew over 200 attendees and provided the perfect platform for a discussion on the 2018 theme, âNavigating Transformation and Disruptions: Overcoming Governance Challengesâ.
Speaking on World Health Day, Dr Yehia El Gabbani, Hospital Director of Emirates Hospital-Jumeirah, said the UAE healthcare marketâs innovative progress make it the leading healthcare destination in the MENA region. The country has seen a surge in new specialised services and treatments for residents and innovative products such as surgical robots, augmented reality systems, and artificial intelligence.
Finance Professionals in the UAE Are Urged To âThink Local and Act Globalâ 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.
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 Directorsâ report on the companyâs activities, the auditorâs report for the 2017/18 fiscal year, the corporate balance sheet, and the profit and loss account. They also presented current and future projects.
The Leaking Pipeline Needs to be an Immediate Priority for all Current and Future Business Leaders in the UAE States ACCA
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 âGlobal Inspiration Platform â Zayed the Inspirerâ, 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“.
A.M. Best has a negative outlook on the insurance markets of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). Insurers in the GCC (Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates) have historically enjoyed significant capital buffers and benefited from extensive reinsurance support; however, continuing headwinds could lead to potential volatility in the operating performance and capitalisation of market participants.
The UAE capital will welcome more than 500 delegates from around the world to address the regionâs most critical challenges