-- Demand Surges for Advanced Class Gas Turbines --
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 20, 2020: Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems (MHPS) ranks first in market share by megawatts for gas turbine orders in 2020 according to data obtained from McCoy Power Reports. First quarter global orders of 2,638 MW brought MHPS’ market share to 28.5 percent globally. This increase in gas turbine market share was largely responsible for worldwide order booking increasing 19.7 percent during MHPS’ fiscal year ending March 31, 2020.
“The extremely competitive global gas turbine market has moved in our direction with a clear preference for our JAC gas turbines, which are more reliable than competitor’s gas turbines while providing record-setting fuel efficiency and output,” said Ken Kawai, ......read more
The Best in Smart Appliances to Celebrate Eid
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 19, 2020: Reflect the spirit of Eid with thoughtful gifting from LG Electronics. With a variety of products across different functions, these gifts deliver intelligent convenience all year round. Elevate at home needs with these specially priced offers from LG.
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With the LG TWINWash, laundry is made easier than ever before by having the ability to wash two loads simultaneously leaving users with more time for other relaxing activities. The main washer drum is ideal for larger items such as the weekly wash, bedding or towels. For smaller items, baby clothes, delicate fabrics, homeowners can use the TWINWash Mini. The smaller drum is also ideal for ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 19, 2020: The current crisis – COVID 19 has made it crucial for people across the globe to practice social distancing by avoiding social events and shared public spaces.
While this might be a good time to spend time with family and pets, it is important to adapt to this change by practicing cleanliness to ensure that your pet and home stay fresh and clean.
Here are some tips –
Wash and Clean Bedding - Whether it is washing your dog's or cat's bedding, ensure that you keep up a regular cleaning schedule. Dirty cages can lead to a smelly home, discomfort for your pet, and a build-up of germs and bacteria that can even result in disease or infection. Use products as F10, which are certified and easy to use.
Clean Bowls and Toys– Some pets can ......read more
DUALCOOL ACs Deliver Superior Performance and Reliability
May 17, 2020: With the weather heating up and AC usage in full swing, there has never been a more crucial time for homeowners to evaluate the efficiency of their air conditioners.
Across the Gulf region and around the world, people are spending more time at home, putting increasing pressure on residential ACs to deliver round-the-clock comfort. It is therefore no surprise that repair shops are seeing a spike in AC maintenance requests during this time and especially in the summer months.
To address demand for more durable and reliable air solutions, LG Electronics (LG) created its advanced range of DUALCOOL air conditioners. At the core of LG DUALCOOL ACs lies the innovative Dual Inverter Compressor™. Designed to resolve the common ......read more
30 to 40 percent off on a wide range of premium mattresses & sleep accessories to achieve the desired sleep experience
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 16, 2020: Serta, maker of the world’s best mattress, has introduced Ramadan exclusive sale across its wide range of premium sleeping products, up to 30 to 40 percent off on mattress grades and sets that include a mattress & a base as well. The offer lasts until 30th May 2020.
Serta introduced this exclusive Ramadan sale after the government eased restrictions on sales and promotions. Shoppers can avail a flat 40 percent off exclusively on Blue Nile, Optimus and Orthopedic mattress. This 40 percent off is also available on sets that comprise of the mattress and a base as well.
Additionally, Serta Showroom at Dubai Mall offers this 40 percent ......read more
• Pan Emirates Home Furnishing invests AED 3 Million on its new extended facility spanning across 1700m2 in Dubai Festival City Mall.
• Pan Emirates Home Furnishing Dubai Festival City Mallstore is looking to reach out to residents of neighbouring localities with its elaborated collection and detailed rangeof affordable and stylish furnishing & decor collection.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – May14, 2020: PAN Emirates Home Furnishings, the leading home-grown indoor, patio and outdoor furniture brand in the region, has launched its new extended facility in Dubai Festival City Mall which is few meters adjacent to the preexisting store. The new store which was officially launched on May14, 2020 is the 19th store in the UAE.
The home-grown furniture brand is enthusiastic to ......read more
Intelligent Kitchen Solutions Make Every Stage of Meal Prep Efficient and Enjoyable
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 13, 2020: As families continue to enjoy the Holy Month of Ramadan, finding time to cook, while also connecting with loved ones remains important. With a great deal of preparation involved in providing a home-cooked iftar meal, smart cooking with intelligent appliances can play a crucial role in saving precious time, making meal prep efficient and more enjoyable.
LG Electronics (LG) offers a range of intelligently designed kitchen appliances to suit a variety of cooking needs. With sleek and innovative multi-function ovens, thoughtfully designed refrigerators, and energy efficient dishwashers, users can cook like a pro, keep grocery store hulls fresh for longer and manage any ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 13, 2020: Robert Minter, Investment Strategist at Aberdeen Standard Investments, explains the impact of the pandemic on the O&G sector worldwide and offers some predictions for the next 12 months.
Some stress had already begun to appear in the global oil markets at the turn of the year. The US and Europe were in the middle of an unusually warm winter, which reduced energy demand. In the US, investors were prioritising capital discipline over production increases and had started raising interest rates for lower credit quality oil producers. But little evidence existed for the impending shock to demand that would dwarf all others.
The first cases of coronavirus occurred in early December but were not in sufficient scale to be noticed until six weeks later ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 11, 2020: Ramadan is known as a time of moderation, however, every year there is an increasing concern surrounding global food wastage and other environmental issues, such as the over-use of plastic, carbon footprint growth and a significant rise in household waste.
With the UAE being one of the top nations for per capita waste generation in the world, environmental protection is considered one of the main objectives of the UAE’s developmental policies. According to Dubai Carbon, on average a person generates around 2.7kg of waste per day and during the month of Ramadan, the waste people generate almost doubles to 5.4kg. With waste being such a fundamental global issue, the UAE has made great strides to overcome this worldwide problem, such as increasing green areas, ......read more
• Consumers seek intelligent solutions to improve hygiene at home
• Private and public architecture needs to pivot to a health-based approach that addresses increased hygiene needs
• Coen van Oostrom, Founder and CEO of EDGE, predicts that new health measures will play a key role in a new generation of workplaces
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 11th May 2020: With new hygiene measures being rolled out around the globe, intelligent architectural concepts can play a key role in improving consumer health and safety. Especially spaces such as public lavatories, offices, restaurants or train stations need to be rethought. But the challenges new hygiene demands pose also apply to homes. “Together with sustainability, health will define the way we build and design homes, offices ......read more
H.E. Mohamed Al Hammadi, CEO of ENEC, sat down via video conference with Frederick Kempe, President and CEO of the Atlantic Council, for a virtual fireside chat on COVID-19 and the future of the decarbonized global power system
H.E. Al Hammadi: ”Over 700 people are working on the Barakah plant project to meet the timeline”
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 09 May 2020: His Excellency Mohamed Al Hammadi, Chief Executive Officer of the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC), recently sat down via video conference with Frederick Kempe, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Atlantic Council Global Energy Center, during a virtual fireside chat on the progress being made at the Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant, the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on energy systems, and the ......read more
The Vertex module sets new industry benchmark with its ultra-high power output
Dubai, UAE – 04 May 2020: Trina Solar Co., Ltd ("Trina Solar" or the "Company") announced that its Vertex module is able to reach 515.8W power output, based on the test result by TÜV Rheinland’s independent evaluation. This is another major breakthrough and milestone after Trina Solar had commenced formal mass production of the Vertex pilot line on March 18 and the shipment of the first Vertex order on March 27.
The Vertex is one of the first ultra-high power modules to be certified by international testing institutions. It has passed the TÜV Rheinland photovoltaic module IEC test and been granted both the IEC 61215 PV module performance standard and the IEC 61730 PV module safety ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, May 04, 2020: Ramadan is the time of joy and blessings as we open our hearts and homes to share some wonderful moments with friends and family. As we continue to observe the Holy month, it’s time to add some decorative accents and create a beautiful home ambiance for those memorable Iftar and Suhour nights.
Whether you are looking to put together the perfect table setting, add a touch of warmth to your living room or surprise your loved ones with a unique Eid gift, 2XL Furniture & Home Décor offers an elegant range of contemporary designs with a chic Middle Eastern twist. The latest Ramadan Collection includes a wide selection of modern furnishings and traditional accessories that can be mixed together to bring out the perfect holiday spirit while uplifting your interiors with a ......read more
• Achieves world record reliability of 99.3%
• Latest enhancement is the largest, most fuel-efficient gas turbine in operation anywhere in the world
• 30% renewable hydrogen capable, with 100% capability in development
Dubai - UAE, May 4, 2020: Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems’ (MHPS) J-Series gas turbine installed fleet today reached one million hours of commercial operation, nearly double that of similar sized gas turbines from competitors. This gas turbine series - the company’s largest and most advanced - leads the industry with reliable, efficient power generation and flexibility to meet new and higher standards for reduced carbon emissions. Introduced in 2011, the J-Series delivers an industry-leading overall reliability of 99.3%. The air-cooled JAC ......read more
• The Ramadan 2020 collection features traditional patterns, hues, and scents for a peaceful month of reflection
Dubai, UAE, 04 May 2020: Crate and Barrel has collaborated with regional designers Silsal, Ozlem Tuna, and Lava Moments to launch a special Ramadan collection that showcases and celebrates the beauty of the Arab region. To present authentically Islamicate designs, the new collection comprises a mix of private labels exclusive to the home furnishing store. Launched in April, the new collection draws inspiration from traditional Arab weaving patterns and the ever-changing forms and characteristics of the region’s deserts.
As families look to curate the ideal sanctuary for the holy month, Crate and Barrel offers a variety of accessories and décor options that are ......read more
Western Furniture recommends Ramadan perfect accessories for your home from Calligaris
Dubai, UAE - May 30, 2020: Accessories bring life to any home. A simple rug, mirror, or a centrepiece can change the dimension of your home altogether. What better occasion than Ramadan to style up your home with conventional pieces from Calligaris.
Accessories with a high rate of creativity complete the rooms with the simplicity of their elegance, creating a perfect aura for the holy month. Now sober & classic, now colorful & unconventional, never excessive, noticeable, living with their light and adding an extra touch to floors, ceilings, furniture, walls, corners that had been sacrificed until just before.
Rugs, vases, holders, blankets, cushions. glass, metal, ceramic, plastic, fabric, cork. And all ......read more
Quick, Precise and Healthy Cooking at Home with LG NeoChef™
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 29, 2020: As people find themselves spending more time at home this Ramadan, cooking can be an ideal way to keep busy and stay connected with loved ones.
Whether cooking alone, as a family, or over videocall with friends and colleagues, preparing meals for iftar and suhoor can now be made easier and more enjoyable than ever before, with the help of smart kitchen solutions.
To make kitchen work simple, LG Electronics (LG) created its range of NeoChef™ microwave ovens. Adaptable, to suit a variety of cooking needs, LG NeoChef™ microwaves are designed with both performance and convenience at the forefront.
Whether grilling main dishes such as koftas and salmon, or sides and ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 29, 2020: Gulf Renewable Lab, a joint venture between global safety science organization UL and GCC Electrical Testing Laboratories (GCC Labs) has received accreditation by GCC Accreditation Center (GAC) in accordance with the recognized International Standard ISO/IEC 17025:2017.
The recently inaugurated Gulf Renewables Lab met the technical competence requirements and management system requirements that are necessary for it to consistently deliver technically valid test results.
The laboratory received the accreditation as a result of successfully adhering to the general requirements for competence of testing and calibration laboratories set by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and GAC.
The GRL laboratory, located in Dammam's Third Industrial ......read more
While the US stock market, led by technology, healthcare and media, continues to send a signal that all is well you only have to look beneath the surface to find that it is not the case. Massive amounts of stimulus have found their way into the stock markets but not to the man on the street with unemployment rising and consumer confidence plummeting. These developments have put many government and health authorities under considerable pressure to reduce lock downs.
While some may be successful many are not yet ready and the impact on growth and demand will continue to deteriorate. These developments continue to be most visible across key commodities as they respond to demand more most other sectors. The table below shows the impact on key commodities since the Covid-19 pandemic became known outside of China. Growth and demand ......read more
● A clean and comfortable home thanks to innovative technology
● Smart functions facilitate daily use and cleaning of the smart toilet
● Carefully designed to offer new levels of cleanliness and hygiene
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 23rd April 2020: Washing, cooking or cleaning – intelligent technology is increasingly used in private households to save time and energy and to guarantee a clean and comfortable home. As a global brand for innovative sanitary ware, GROHE aims to make people's lives easier and more comfortable. Thanks to innovative top technology, the Sensia Arena smart toilet becomes a smart and useful highlight in the modern bathroom.
GROHE Sensia Arena: Top 5 features for more comfort in everyday life
#1 Cleaning ......read more
• Much-needed personal protective gear will make up the bulk of the cargo
• Leveraging DHL’s global network and Dubai’s status as a transit hub, the solutions will bridge the current gap in uplift from China
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 21, 2020: DHL Global Forwarding has launched a dedicated 100-tonne weekly air freight service for organizations and governments shipping goods from China to Africa and Middle East. Capitalizing on Dubai’s strategic geographical location as the gateway to countries in the region, the leading international provider of air, sea and road freight services will consolidate cargo from across China into Guangzhou and air freight them via Dubai to their various destinations across Africa and Middle East, all within two or three ......read more
Energy Sector Drives Construction in Q1 2020
USD 12.9 billion worth of energy projects were awarded in the GCC in Q1 2020 registering a 53% QoQ hike
• Oil & gas projects worth USD 7.3 billion were awarded across the GCC in Q1 2020
• USD 19.2 billion worth of urban construction projects were completed in the first quarter of 2020
• UAE construction sector leads Q1 2020 with 12.4 billion worth of new project announcements, 9.4 billion worth of contract awards and 18.4 billion worth of project completions
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 21, 2020: The GCC construction market is estimated at USD 2.4 trillion, with over 23,000 active projects at the end of Q1 2020. BNC Network, the largest ......read more
Developer Kleindienst Group enhances sustainability and marine life programme with the Coral Institute 2020 plan that includes carpet sharks, the seahorse’s nursery and a rehabilitation initiative
Date: Dubai, UAE; April 20, 2020:
1. The Coral Institute plans to grow more than 100,000 corals and plant them around the Heart of Europe megaproject annually
2. The Coral Institute to enrich 500,000 square metres of coral reefs over the next few years
3. Coral reefs cover less than 1% of the ocean floor, but support 25% of all marine life
4. More than 20 species of natural coral live in the Arabian Gulf
Kleindienst Group, developer of the master-planned Heart of Europe destination island, today announces the Coral Institute’s ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates 20 April 2020: The region’s leading indoor, patio, and outdoor furniture brand, PAN Emirates Home Furnishings, has launched its Ramadan collection across its showrooms in Dubai, Sharjah, Abu Dhabi, Al Ain, and Fujairah or shop through the online store www.panemirates.com.
The Ramadan collection by PAN Emirates presents the residents of UAE the opportunity to refresh their homes from a wide range of home furnishing options – from Victorian, Rustic, Country, Spring, Boho, Classic, Transitional to Modern designs.
The highlighting pieces from the grand Ramadan collection from PAN Emirates are Davos Accent Chair, Majlis, Royal Metrics, Wilshire Round dining table, in addition to numerous Lighting and Home Decoration options.
PAN Emirates has been ......read more
Written by: Georges El Mir, Vice President Oil, Gas & Petrochemicals, Schneider Electric
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 16, 2020: Oil prices have been declining since reaching a record of almost $150/barrel over a decade ago (yes, prices were that high). The price volatility has caused, and continues to cause, a lot of distress across the value chain, reducing both CAPEX and OPEX in almost all companies in this industry.
We are in a vicious cycle when maintaining investment into the future is critical for innovation and sustainability, not just during the next few years but well into the next few decades. This volatility has further compounded the existing challenges, such as, an ageing workforce and increased environmental regulations. How can refineries and petrochemical plants continue to sustain ......read more
Newly developed system seen to help reduce carbon emissions in air-conditioning sector
11 May 2020 - Daikin Middle East and Africa (MEA) recently announced that the “Mini VRV 5-s” air-conditioning system with climate-friendly R-32 refrigerant will soon be available in the region as the company moves to strengthen its contributions to the MEA region, following the rising environmental protection and sustainability-related initiatives.
The newly developed Mini VRV 5-s was launched in Europe recently, marking a milestone in Daikin Europe’s bid to help reduce carbon ......read more
The Covid-19 pandemic is effecting everyone in the world. There isn’t a corner of the planet that isn’t impacted by the virus. Not only is it affecting human lives, causing suffering and death. It is also having a large effect on the financial situation of the world. It is forcing people to stay home and to lose work. Many people have lost their jobs. One of the biggest sectors that is being effected by the pandemic is the energy industry. Each sector of this industry is being effected differently and only time will tell how it is impacted by the disease.
According to ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 15, 2020: The increased oil production by Saudi Arabia and Russia combined with the COVID-19 pandemic, have precipitated a global economic slowdown that has left Oil and Gas companies wondering in which direction the industry is heading.
This is one of the topics discussed by Deloitte’s experts in the latest edition of the Deloitte Middle East Point of View: Stay calm and be prepared. In the spring 2020 issue of the magazine, Deloitte experts look at what actions organizations need to take to future-proof themselves from ......read more
Abu Dhabi conservation leader partners with Green Balkans Federation of Nature Conservation to revitalise wild saker breeding population in Bulgaria
Project records early success with hatching of five saker chicks at Green Balkans Wildlife Rehabilitation and Breeding Centre
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 15 April, 2020: Mohamed bin Zayed Raptor Conservation Fund (MBZRCF), an action-orientated organisation committed to conserving and restoring raptors and their habitats as valuable elements of biodiversity, is backing a progressive project to restore a population of ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, April 07, 2020: Trina Solar Co., Ltd ("Trina Solar" or the "Company") has announced that it has signed a sales agreement with the Yemeni photovoltaic firm Al Raebi, to supply 6MW of Vertex series modules to high-efficiency distributed PV projects in the Middle East. The acquisition of the order signals the degree to which the Vertex series modules will lead the Middle East solar market into the era of 500W+ ultra-high power output, boosting the local application of photovoltaic clean energy.
The Vertex series modules, with a ......read more
A 150-square internal farm can produce 1 ton of organic fruits and vegetables monthly, an ideal way to produce sustainable food in the time of coronavirus
To ensure food self-reliance, SRTI Park calls for more integrated projects for sustainable agriculture
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, April 04, 2020: As some parts of the world are grappling with food security brought about by the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Sharjah Research Technology and Innovation Park (SRTI Park) has been developing innovative and sustainable methods of ......read more
Weaving the fabric of life for 125 years true to tradition, but perfect for a modern home Sedar Global Interiors Creative Director Nahel Selo gives his top tips on how to create memorable interiors and ambience for the Holy Month
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 31, 2020: Among many homes across the region, this spiritual month is a time for remembering and reviving traditional routines. It is also the season to spend quality time in the home with loved ones. Famous for window, wall and pillow customisation Sedar Global’s new collections from ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 25, 2020: There’s nothing quite like self-care and the new homeware collection from Marks & Spencer offers just that. This spring, one can revitalise and refresh their home with a range of wellness inspired pieces from Marks & Spencer’s e-commerce website in the UAE. From honeycomb textured bedlinen for the ultimate night’s sleep and lanterns adorned in nature inspired prints, to artificial flowers which have blossomed from a budding trend into a full-grown sensation – Marks & Spencer has everything one needs ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 25, 2020: Ergo collection is one of the classiest assortments of furnishings from the house of Natuzzi Italia. Not on is it the Winner of Red Dot Award 2019, but it also boasts of the FSC®-certified wood from sustainably-managed forests adhering to strict environmental, social and economic standards. The Ergo Collection is composed of a bed, chaise-longue, chandelier, valet stand, chest of drawers, floor lamp, rug and mirror.
Ergo bed is an elegant depiction of an ultramodern and vintage boudoir, evoking the ......read more
As many of us settle into a routine of working from home, companies have never been better prepared to take advantage of the technology now available to meet these new demands.
However, this greater flexibility in how we are working comes with drawbacks. To stay connected with our colleagues, remote working requires greater usage of electricity and energy, between plugging in our machines, using appliances more often, and the temptation for regular trips to the coffee machine or boiling water for a cup of tea.
This means we are using far more energy without ......read more
LG’s Advanced Refrigerators and Dishwashers Promote Hygiene in the Home
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 23, 2020: As homeowners strive to maintain clean and healthy environments, increasing emphasis is being placed on the kitchen, as an area which requires greater attention.
With research indicating that kitchen fittings can often harbor and encourage bacterial growth, LG Electronics (LG) is designing its appliances with hygiene at their forefront, to provide homeowners with greater peace of mind.
Advanced Food Storage and ......read more
Dubai, UAE; March 23, 2020: Hormann’s new Iso Speed Cold 100 door is the optimum solution for all areas with high temperature differences, thanks to its heated panels and special seals between the building structure and the ground. It is perfect for use as a high-speed door in cold-storage halls or to save energy in production and distribution areas.
It can insulate refrigerated or cold store areas even if the temperature is down to –28 °C. This low maintenance springless door has a depth of 100 mm and a stucco-textured surface on the interior and exterior, with a ......read more
The home furnishing store’s latest relaxed and free-flowing collection celebrates art with a variety of internationally inspired designs
Dubai, UAE, 22 March 2020: This spring, Crate and Barrel is bringing to its Dubai stores the charm of an artist home that is authentic to its dweller through the recently launched Spring 2020 collection. The new Artist Studio collection celebrates the art of space, craftsmanship, texture, and detail through a variety of furniture and décor inspired by revered international design capitals.
Drawing from ......read more
17 March 2020 (Geneva) – The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and its members continue to support governments in their efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19. Since the crisis began, air cargo has been a vital partner in delivering much-needed medicines, medical equipment (including spare parts/repair components), and in keeping global supply chains functioning for the most time-sensitive materials. This has been done through dedicated cargo freighter operations, utilization of cargo capacity in passenger aircraft and with relief flights to affected ......read more
Vigilance and good biosecurity are the best forms of defence against disease both in terms of prevention and time to bring an outbreak situation under control. F10® – a total spectrum disinfectant - wishes to encourage everyone to take responsibility for biosecurity to avoid the devastating effects that diseases can have on animals and humans.
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Disinfection is vital to prevent the spread of infectious disease but veterinary staff are often unaware or confused about proper sanitation procedures. Using the wrong products or not ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 12, March 2020: The UAE’s leading home-grown indoor, patio, and outdoor furniture brand, PAN Emirates Home Furnishings, has announced its new spring collection across all showrooms in Dubai, Sharjah, Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and Fujairah.
PAN Emirates is looking to add the spring cheer into homes through a wide range of furnishing and accessories that feature modern, classic, transitional, ethnic and rustic designs.
The new spring collection form PAN Emirates offers a spectacular range of nature-inspired colours and patterns across its ......read more
• 3.5kW, 5U, DX based solution is designed for fast installation and servicing
• Rack mounted design frees up IT floor space
• Low maintenance requirements make Uniflair Rack Mounting Cooling ideal for edge computing and micro data center applications
March 11, 2020 – Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, today announced the introduction of its first rack mounted data center cooling solution. The Uniflair Rack Mounted Cooling 3.5kW, DX solution addresses the escalating demand for rack-based ......read more
The workshop was part of the country’s capacity development
March 10, 2020 - The Réseaux IP Européens Network Coordination Centre (RIPE NCC) and the Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA) in Oman recently joined forces to host a three-day training workshop as part of their collaboration on capacity development.
Held recently in Oman’s capital city, the event was organised to build the capacities of local stakeholders and assist them in the development of the Internet in the country. Local Internet Registries (LIRs), the RIPE Database, and the fundamentals of Internet ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 10, 2020: 2XL Furniture & Home Décor, the leading luxury furniture retail chain in the UAE, has announced the opening of its 4th showroom in Abu Dhabi at The Galleria Al Maryah Island. It is the luxe brand’s 11th store in the emirates and is part of its strategy to reach the largest customer base in premier shopping destinations.
The new 51,000 square feet 2XL store at The Galleria showcases the brand’s latest collection of furniture, lighting and accessories designed for sophisticated and elegant ......read more
The Crate and Kids line shapes spaces for babies, toddlers, and beyond
Dubai, UAE, 9th March 2020: Home furnishing retailer Crate and Barrel is catering to the wants and needs of the modern and discerning parent through Crate and Kids, a furniture and accessory collection dedicated to spaces for the little ones. The collection is aimed at bringing out a child’s unique personality while optimising space through modern design.
Every item in the collection has a character of its own while boasting a sophisticated ......read more
Contemporary hand tufted carpets
Dubai, March 9, 2020: The new Forma Collection by Hands Carpets features twelve designs, inspired by the language of shapes that has no singular translation. It attempts to create an unconventional dialogue between the individual and the space, expressed through the reinterpretation of typical form.
Beautifully hand tufted in 100% bamboo silk, each carpet is an elegant expression of luxury, brought alive through an infinite interplay of pile height variances, colours, ......read more
Public and private sector efforts held up as benchmark during thought-leading session titled ‘Decarbonisation and Sustainable Development Goals’
‘Expo site is a blueprint for future smart city’ - Markus Strohmeier, Siemens
Session told energy services companies (ESCO) in the Emirates have increased tenfold in past two years
Dubai, UAE: 04 March 2020: Greater focus on energy efficiency will help reduce costs and aid Middle East energy sector players meet the dual challenge of meeting growing demand for power while reducing carbon footprint, according to ......read more
• Safe Completion of Fuel Assembly Loading in Unit 1 at Barakah Nuclear Energy Plant Marks the Start of Nuclear Operations for Electricity Generation
• Certified Operators Begin Process to Gradually Produce Clean Electricity
Abu Dhabi, UAE – 3 March 2020: The Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (ENEC) announced today that, following the successful completion of fuel assembly loading into Unit 1, the UAE has officially become a peaceful nuclear energy operating nation. The Nation also becomes the first country in the Arab World to achieve this status, joining a ......read more
• Dubai Shopping Malls Group to reward with more than 16 million worth of prizes during the 15-day campaign
• Mega prize winner will take home a brand new GAC GA8 sedan by Gargash Motors
• A total of 3-winners will get AED 5,000 worth of cash prizes each
• 19 malls with their F&B outlets, over 1000 high-street restaurants & select food outlets at all Dubai Airports are participating this Dubai Food Festival
Dubai; March 2020: During the most celebrated and the biggest food festival of the UAE, Dubai Shopping Malls Group ......read more
Digitalisation and renewables will be front and centre across three days as Energy & Utilities Market Outlook report forecasts annual investment in renewable energy to top US $35 billion in MENA
Dubai, UAE: 02 March 2020: Power sector leaders have arrived in the UAE for this week’s mega Middle East Energy exhibition and probing conference series which begins a three-day run at the Dubai World Trade Centre tomorrow (March 3).
Set against the background of an industry in the midst of major disruption and transformation, the show, previously known as Middle East ......read more