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Kia Partners with League of Legends European Championship 2022 ffering Unique Fan Experiences

- Kia continues main partnership with the League of Legends European Championship (LEC) for the fourth consecutive year  - Various innovative experiences to be offered to LEC fans with leading players participating in ‘Kia Player of the Game segment’     Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 24, 2022 – Kia Corporation will be joining the League of Legends European Championship (LEC) for the fourth year in a row as the main automotive partner during the spring and summer seasons in 2022.   Defending champions and top contenders will participate in the spring season (January – April) and summer season (July – September) competitions, which will be held at the Berlin LEC Studio. They will also display their online gaming prowess in the Kia Player of the Game ......read more

GEMS Winchester School, Fursan Hispania FC, ESM Partner to Develop World-Class Football Provision

• Michel Salgado’s football club now based within school’s expansive campus • Students and teachers set to benefit from specialised training and coaching • New football pitch, padel tennis and padball courts added to school’s facilities     Dubai, United Arab Emirates: High-quality football and sports in general are set to become a major focus at GEMS Winchester School – Dubai (WSD) thanks to a partnership between the school, sports services provider ESM and Fursan Hispania FC, the football academy owned by former Spain international and Real Madrid player Michel Salgado.   The five-year operational contract signed by all parties sees Fursan Hispania FC gain exclusive access to use WSD’s two full-size pitches in the evenings for their club members and for ......read more

Ajman Bank Partners with Arada to Provide AED 152 Million in Financing for Sharjah Megaproject Aljada

Arrangement will fund construction at villa complex and major school at the 24 million sqft mixed-use community in Muwaileh   Ajman Bank has signed a financing agreement with local developer Arada that will provide AED 152 million to finance the construction of two key projects within the fast-growing Aljada mixed-use community, Sharjah’s largest ever megaproject. The arrangement has resulted in the provision of AED 37 million in financing for a villa complex within the Aljada community, as well as a further AED 115 million in financing for the construction of the second and final phase of the SABIS® International School – Aljada (SIS-Aljada).    Making the announcement, Mr. Mohamed Amiri, Chief Executive Officer, Ajman Bank, said, “We are glad to extend our support to Arada, one of the ......read more

DLD Signs MoUs with Three Entities Specialised in Smart Real Estate Solutions, Provides Market with Data and Interactive Reports

• Sultan Butti bin Mejren: We are committed to providing the most effective and advanced real estate solutions and a safe investment environment. • Majida Ali Rashid: We seek to raise the level of services we provide in the interest of local and foreign investors. • Haider Ali Khan: The partnership embodies cooperation efforts between the public and private sectors to drive growth. • Firas Al-Msaddi: We are pleased to sign the agreement with DLD to provide an interactive environment in Dubai’s real estate market. • Michael Lahyani: We share the same vision with DLD of enhancing the attractiveness and superiority of the real estate market in the emirate.   Dubai, UAE, 24 January 2022: In line with its direct responsibility to establish the values of transparency in real estate ......read more

Examining Samsung's Galaxy S21 FE 5G: The Everyday Epic for Fans

January 24, 2022: Many fans associate Galaxy devices with the idea of constant innovation. This is something that Galaxy devices have earned by leading transformation in the mobile space for more than a decade. It’s also the core philosophy that the FE line, and other future products, must live up to.  The Galaxy S21 FE 5G is a smartphone that delivers select fan-favorite Galaxy S21 premium features in a well-rounded package to empower people to explore and express themselves. Equipped with the Galaxy S21’s same striking design, high-level performance, pro-grade camera and seamless connectivity, the Galaxy S21 FE 5G is delivering the S21’s premium features in a well-rounded package so that they can be enjoyed by even more people. More Ways to Express Yourself The ideal balance between style and function and ......read more

Arsenal among 16 International Football Teams Camping in Dubai in the First Month of 2022

Dubai has attracted a number of European football teams and players this January, with the Emirate’s exceptional sporting infrastructure and tourism facilities, and its beautiful weather, providing them with the perfect base for their winter training camps, as well as an ideal getaway to bond, and to rejuvenate and recuperate. The 16 football teams camping in Dubai this winter includes a number of European clubs, including English Premier League club Arsenal, who are hoping the break in Dubai will supercharge their bid to finish in the top four. The impressive collection of clubs and players in Dubai this winter comes as Dubai Sports Council steps up its drive, under the Dubai Destinations initiative, to attract and invite teams and athletes from around the globe to experience Dubai’s excellence as a sport and tourism ......read more

JOYALUKKAS - Chairman's Republic Day Quote

I wish every Indian on the occasion of our 73rd Republic Day. It’s a day of pride & celebration, also a day to honour our glorious leaders & martyrs who fought for our freedom and our brave soldiers who risk their lives everyday to keep India peaceful and safe. May India be blessed with peace, prosperity, growth and greatness always. Jai Hind!--

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HH Sheikha Salama Bint Hazza Al Nahyan Promotes Children's Education In UAE

On a Mission to Promote Literacy:  Acclaimed Emirati Author, Sheikha Salama Bint Hazza AlNahyan, Continues to Promote Children’s Education Across The UAE.    Dubai, 24 January 2022:  Acclaimed Emirati children's author, HH Sheikha Salama Bint Hazza Al Nahyan, is on a mission to promote children’s education across the UAE, and promote the heritage of the Emirates, which can be seen through her inspiring five children’s novels, and recent impactful initiatives. The passionate author is a longtime advocate of children's literacy and education, and believes these values must be instilled in young minds at an early stage in order to promote a prosperous future. Inspired by the legacy of her late grandfather, His Highness Sheikh Zayed, HH Sheikha Salama Bint Hazza Al Nahyan is ......read more

Jaguar TCS Racing Ready for the Lights to Go Green on the First ABB FIA Formula E E-Prix of Season Eight

• Jaguar TCS Racing are prepared for the inaugural ABB FIA Formula E World Championship race of season eight in Diriyah, Saudi Arabia • Formidable driver line-up Mitch Evans and Sam Bird start the season focussed on podiums, wins and the World Championship • After a win and podium last time out in Saudi Arabia, the team have positive form on the 2.49km track • The Diriyah race weekend is the second night race double header in ABB FIA Formula E history • Lights go green on the streets of Diriyah, Saudi Arabia at 20:00 local time on 28 and 29 January 2022    Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 24 January 2022:   Jaguar TCS Racing travel to Diriyah, Saudi Arabia for the first two races of the 2021/22 ABB FIA Formula E World Championship and for the second night race weekend in ......read more

LIVENow Premium Streaming App Coming to LG Smart TVs

LIVENow brings LG consumers their upcoming schedule of live and on-demand sports & entertainment content     Dubai, UAE - January 24, 2022: The award-winning premium streaming platform LIVENow, which offers access to a plethora of interactive live concerts, lifestyle and entertainment shows, sport and other premium live events, is now available to enjoy on LG Smart TVs across the MENA region, as part of a global roll-out   Using the LIVENow app, customers will be able to access the streaming platform’s programming of live and on-demand premium events from the comfort of their home. With LIVENow, LG TVs will become an instant gateway to new virtual experiences, with the added ability to enjoy events interactively with friends, family and other fans from all over the world who are also using ......read more

Dubai Health Authority to Participate in the Arab Health Exhibition and Congress 2022

 Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 24 January, 2022:  The Dubai Health Authority(DHA) will participate at Arab Health Congress and Exbihition 2022 that will take place at the Dubai World Trade Centre. DHA will showcase its technological advancements and smart systems aimed to provide the highest quality of specialised patient centered care to the community as well as to digitize healthcare management and aid in the development of evidence-based public health policies.  DHA will showcase its Health Safe City Project, its Doctor for Every Citizen telemedicine initaitive, the latest pain management devices and techniques among other pertinent healthcare projects. The DHA will also showcase digital advances in its blood donation and blood supply system that is connected to all hospitals in Dubai through a ......read more

High turnout of stamp collectors and enthusiasts recorded on days 2 and 3 of Emirates Post-led ‘Emirates 2022 World Stamp Exhibition'

Seminars staged during event, including forum on role of postage stamps in promoting world peace January 21, 2022:  A large number of stamp and coin collectors and enthusiasts gathered on the second and third days of the ongoing ‘Emirates 2022 World Stamp Exhibition’ in Dubai to take part in the global event’s forums and activities. Hosted by Emirates Post Group in collaboration with the Emirates Philatelic Association, the exhibition will run until January 23, 2022 at the Dubai Exhibition Centre, Expo 2020 Dubai. More than 175 exhibit from 27 countries in the Middle East, Asia, Africa, Europe, America, and Oceania are featured at the prestigious event organized to put the spotlight on the role of postage stamps in human history and progress. Philatelists, or those who study and collect stamps, and ......read more

Al Masaood Automobiles sponsors His Highness Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan's Racing Festival for the fifth consecutive year

Abu Dhabi, January 21, 2022- Al Masaood Automobiles, a leading name in the automotive sector of UAE, has renewed its sponsorship for His Highness Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan’s Racing Festival for the fifth consecutive year. The sponsorship is in line with the corporate social responsibility initiatives of the organization and its commitment to build enduring relations with sports communities in the UAE. As part of the sponsorship to celebrate the iconic racing festival, Al Masaood Automobiles has rewarded fifteen lucky raffle drawers with brand-new Nissan Sunnys. Furthermore, Al Masaood Automobiles’ participation in the iconic championship also reflects its commitment towards the youth and community while contributing effectively towards the nation’s vision. His Highness Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al ......read more

Al Masaood Automobiles extends support to 3rd Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Run to promote sports in the UAE

Nissan, Al Masaood Automobiles named as official sponsor Abu Dhabi, January 21, 2022 - In line with sustained efforts to promote sports in the UAE as a social and national responsibility, Nissan, Al Masaood Automobiles has been named by the Abu Dhabi Sports Council as the official sponsor of the 3rd Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Run organised by Fatima Bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy. Taking place at Al Ain Zoo on January 23, 2022, Sunday, the unique ladies-only run will feature a 3km, 5km, and 10km lap through the winding paths of the World Desert area and on to the African habitat. All runs will start and finish at the 321 Sports Complex in Al Ain. H.H. Sheikha Fatima Bint Mubarak, Mother of the Nation, Chairwoman of the General Women's Union (GWU), Supreme Chairwoman of the Family Development Foundation (FDF) and ......read more

Arab Health 2022: Connected Oxygen Generators by Gaz Systèmes

United Arab Emirates-  January 21st, 2022 – Gaz Systèmes will be present at Arab Health 2022. The company, which specializes in manufacturing innovative oxygen generators, will present its know-how. A significant technological asset in Covid-19 times. Gaz Systèmes has agreed to take part in this latest edition of Arab Health, the unmissable, international meeting place for the healthcare sector in the United Arab Emirates. In order to develop its presence in the region the company will be exhibiting its products under the french pavilion, in the Sheikh Saeed Hall on stand Z2F12. Gaz Systèmes has developed a range of oxygen generators suited to the specific needs of healthcare facilities. These generators make use of PSA (Pressure Swing Absorption) technology to produce medical-grade oxygen of up to 96% purity. Gaz ......read more

Summary of Weekly Real Estate Transactions for the Week Ending 21 January 2022

Dubai, UAE: The real estate and properties transactions valued at 4.1 billion in total during the week ending 21 January 2022. The sum of transactions was 1,992.  287 plots were sold for AED 1.08 billion, 1,059 apartments and villas were sold for AED 2.25 billion.  The top three transactions were a land in Al Hebiah Fifth sold for AED 190 million, followed by a land that was sold for AED 45 million in Al Thanyah First, and a land sold for AED 190 million in Al Hebiah Fifth in third place. Al Hebiah Fifth recorded the most transactions for this week by 222 sales transactions worth AED 627.48 million, followed by Jabal Ali First with 11 sales transactions worth AED 29.28 million, and Hadaeq Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid with 9 sales transactions worth AED 108 million in third place.  The top three transfers for ......read more

Switzerland Hosts a Discussion on Innovative Solutions for Sustainable Water Use at the Swiss Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai

Dubai, 21 January, 2022: Switzerland hosted, yesterday, an event on “Innovative Solutions for Sustainable Water Use” at the Swiss Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai. The event is in line with the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development that aims to tackle the numerous challenges of the 21st century, among them the sustainable management of water resources. Water has been a priority of Swiss foreign policy and Switzerland was instrumental in making water a stand-alone goal of the UN’s 2030 Agenda, culminating in the establishment of Sustainable Development Goal SDG 6 dedicated to “clean water and sanitation for all”. Thus, in 2019, the Embassy of Switzerland to the UAE and Bahrain, established the Sustainable Water Use Platform – which is comprised of senior representatives from government entities, ......read more

Fakeeh University Hospital becomes the First Private Hospital to Join an Initiative by Prince Charles, Prince of Wales

Terra Carta, a global business proposition, launched by His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales, provides a roadmap to 2030 for businesses to move forward towards a sustainable future  Dubai, January 21st 2022: Fakeeh University Hospital, a world-class healthcare and academic facility in the UAE, has become the first private hospital in the UAE to join Terra Carta, the global business proposition launched by His Royal Highness Prince Charles of Wales.  Launched in January 2021, Terra Carta is a global proposition from the Sustainable Markets Initiative that provides a roadmap to 2030 for businesses to move towards an ambitious and sustainable future; one that will harness the power of Nature combined with the transformative power, innovation and resources of the private sector.  Fakeeh University Hospital, which ......read more

Setting a New Standard for Smartphones in Our Changing World

January 21, 2022:  When I look around me, I’m astounded by how much innovation exists in our world today. Yet I am most excited about the evolution of the smartphone. This single device gave way to new digital industries – to remote work, schooling, entertainment and fitness – and the ability to capture, explore and communicate with anyone, anywhere with the touch of a finger.  The smartphone is a portal to infinite progress. And at Samsung, we have never taken that for granted.  It’s not enough for mobile innovation to just evolve with the world. We have to be a step ahead, so our technology can help transform the way we experience everything around us and make our lives easier. That’s why we constantly push ourselves to break the rules of what a smartphone can do.  Breaking the ......read more

SEHA: Individuals Infected with COVID-19 can Donate Blood After 10 Days

Abu Dhabi, 21 January 2022:   Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA), the UAE’s largest healthcare network, is urging the public to save lives by donating blood. This comes after a reminder to citizens and residents that anyone who has been infected with COVID-19 can safely donate blood 10 days after positive result if asymptomatic and if symptomatic he can donate 10 days after resolution of symptoms. In addition, people who have received the COVID-19 vaccine can donate blood.   Dr. Marwan Al Kaabi, Acting Group Chief Operations Officer at SEHA added: “Blood donation is a noble humanitarian act and supports the UAE spirit of giving back. A healthy person can donate blood every 56 days and there are also many surprising benefits renews donor activity and strengthens his body. On behalf of SEHA, I would ......read more

Ajman University Celebrates the Spirit of UAE in Year of the Fiftieth Commencement Ceremony

Ajman University’s Year of the Fiftieth Commencement Ceremony concluded on a high note with 480 graduates across 8 colleges receiving their diplomas in a high octave drive-through event. A key highlight of the event proved to be the laser show that celebrated the UAE’s glorious history in this fiftieth year of its formation. Ajman University also unveiled its mascot at the event, an eagle called Wings with the slogan ‘Make your Dreams Fly’. And dreams are flying indeed at Ajman University’s various colleges, where brilliant graduates have proven their academic mettle, innovative spirit and extracurricular abilities. “I am excited to receive my diploma today at this glittering drive-through ceremony. For me it’s the conclusion of years of hard-work and perseverance. It’s also special ......read more

LG to Showcase Advanced Diagnostic and Imaging Technologies at Arab Health 2022

Visitors to the Leading Healthcare Exhibition Can Discover How LG’s Medical Monitors and Digital X-ray Detectors Contribute Towards Elevated Patient Care Dubai, January. 21, 2022:  Next week at Arab Health 2022, LG will be presenting its latest innovations within the medical display market – illustrating technology’s ability to empower more accurate diagnosis, treatment and overall patient care.  With the extended impact of the pandemic being felt by many within the healthcare community, hospitals, offices and clinics have found themselves inundated with scans, at the same time as having to modify workflows to keep healthcare staff and patients safe. “While our region has shown a great deal of resilience, adapting to change in a timely and secure manner, looking ahead at the next stage of the ......read more

Dubai Health Authority Allocates Three New Centres and a Hall for COVID-19 Screening

United Arab Emirates, Dubai - 21 January 2022:   The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) has added three new centres to the list of COVID-19 screening centres for PCR tests. More than 200 screening centres (governmental and private) are available throughout the Emirate to conduct COVID-19 screening.  The new DHA COVID-19 drive-thru screening centres in collaboration with Unilabs are: Al Mankhool, Nad Al Sheba, Nad Al Hammar, each centre has a capacity of 1500 examinations per day, the centres are open round-the-clock, seven days a week. People can use the drive-thru option at these centres.  The Al Lusialy COVID-19 screening hall is on appointment basis only and community members can use the DHA app to book their appointments. The timings are: 8 am to 4 pm from Monday to Friday. An increase in societal ......read more

Al Masaood Bergum delivers modular and prefab solutions to Sheikh Zayed Festival in Al Wathba

More than 50 temporary structures provided for event Abu Dhabi, January 20, 2022- Al Masaood Bergum, and a part of Al Masaood Group, one of Abu Dhabi’s leading modular and prefabricated building solutions providers, extended support to the ongoing Sheikh Zayed Festival in Al Wathba, Abu Dhabi. The festival, which showcases a range of fun-filled traditional and international festivities, will run until April 1, 2022. Al Masaood Bergum delivered more than 50 temporary structures for the event, including ablution cabins, accessible washrooms, offices, tower lights and ticket booths. This is the second year in a row that the company played a role in the large-scale festival. Jens Otterstedt, General Manager, Al Masaood Bergum, said: “The Sheikh Zayed Festival is being held annually to shed light on the UAE’s ......read more

Iman Developers Launches New AED 130 Million Residential Development - Oxford 212 -in JVC

• Offers 212 luxury premium living studio, one and two-bedroom units ranging between 390sq ft - 1800sq ft sq. feet • Unit process starts at AED 426,000 reaching up to AED 1,300,000   Dubai, January 20, 2022: One of the leading Dubai-based luxury residential developers, Iman Developers launched their latest project in Jumeirah Village Circle (JVC), bringing to Dubai’s supply-starved growing realty market 212 new apartments.   Worth AED 130million, Oxford 212 is the fifth successful residential development of Iman Developers which has a portfolio of four completed projects and another three in development stages.   “Oxford 212 will set a benchmark in modern family living space. The project is luxury redefined offering premium living, adding value to the residential realty inventory ......read more

Saeed Hareb: Dubai Stage of UAE Tour to Start and Finish at Expo 2020 Dubai

Dubai Sports Council has planned a number of other sports events and activities at Expo 2020 Dubai in the coming weeks UAE - The coming weeks will see a number of international sports events taking place at Expo 2020 Dubai, under the organisation and supervision of Dubai Sports Council, with leading international sports stars competing in front of audiences at the first World Expo ever hosted in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia (MEASA) region. His Excellency Saeed Hareb, Secretary General of Dubai Sports Council, said: “At Expo 2020 Dubai, elite specialists from all fields of life have gathered to present their vision for the future of the world, and to present their nation’s rich culture and heritage, and to promote its industries and tourism. “The Expo 2020 Dubai is ‘connecting minds’ ......read more

OMEGA Joins Satellite Clean-Up Mission

OMEGA has joined forces with ClearSpace in support of their landmark mission to remove dangerous debris from space.  The makers of the first watch worn on the moon are returning to space, only this time, on a vital clean-up mission. An exciting new chapter in a distinguished history that began in 1965, when OMEGA’s Speedmaster became the watch qualified by NASA for all manned space missions.  In line with the brand’s pioneering spirit, OMEGA is collaborating with ClearSpace to perform the first ever capture and removal of an uncontrolled space satellite: stage one of a long-term project to create an affordable service for space debris removal.  Today there are thousands of satellites orbiting Earth, a huge percentage of them “failed”. These uncontrollable objects present risks of explosions ......read more

Dubai Municipality launches My Food Initiative

Digitization and automation of food systems in Dubai Municipality for training on food safety principles, management of permits and approval of food transport vehicles   Dubai, 20 January 2022:  Dubai Municipality launched My Food initiative, which stems from the Municipality’s efforts to promote digital transformation in its systems and services related to food safety, and to automate it to keep pace with technical development in this field, in addition to saving time and effort of customers and ensuring the provision of Food Safety Department services according to the finest and best international standards.    My Food initiative depends on the digitization and automation of a number of basic operations in the food safety system, which were carried out through millions of records and documents carried out ......read more

SEHA to host 2nd Abu Dhabi Integrated Mental Health Conference – A Boost to Mental Health Reforms in the Emirate

2022 edition of hybrid conference, held in collaboration with the Department of Health, will feature an array of mental health topics in line with new model of care Abu Dhabi, 20 Jan 2022:  Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA), the UAE’s largest healthcare network, in collaboration with the Department of Health (DoH), is set to host the 2nd Abu Dhabi Integrated Mental Health Conference on the 28th and 29th of January 2022 held both virtually and physically at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre (ADNEC). The two-day hybrid conference is a part of SEHA’s efforts towards driving mental health reforms across Abu Dhabi. With the prime objective of promoting the integration of psychiatry into primary care, the event will be attended by eminent clinical practitioners, academics and mental health ......read more

Experts Behind Samsung's Newest Products and Technologies Discuss Innovating for the Future

January 20, 2022:  Samsung’s CES 2022 booth was full of eye-catching innovations. But which products and technologies viewers and visitors absolutely did not want to miss? To answer that question, Samsung Newsroom went straight to the source, asking the experts behind the innovations which ones they think deserve a closer look. Part one of this two-part series focused on Samsung’s latest home appliances and displays. Here, Junghoe Kim of Samsung Research’s Robot Center  and Hoseong Kang from Samsung’s Mobile eXperience Business offer exclusive insights on the company’s latest robots and the new Galaxy S21 FE. Reimagining Robots as Life Companions  Q: What is the theme for Samsung Research’s showcase at CES 2022? The overall concept for Samsung Research at CES 2022 is ......read more

Electro-Offensive and Number One in Premium Segment: BMW Group Posts Strong Sales for 2021

• The BMW Group posted solid year-on-year sales growth of 8.4 percent last year, with a total of 2,521,525 BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce vehicles delivered to customers worldwide. • BMW sales reached a new all-time high of 2,213,795 units (+9.1%) last year, with the brand leading the global premium segment.   January 20, 2022:   The BMW Group posted solid year-on-year sales growth of 8.4 percent last year, with a total of 2,521,525 BMW, MINI and Rolls-Royce vehicles delivered to customers worldwide. BMW sales reached a new all-time high of 2,213,795 units (+9.1%) last year, with the brand leading the global premium segment. The company more than doubled its sales of fully-electric vehicles in 2021 to 103,855 units (+133.2%).   “Despite supply bottlenecks and the continuing coronavirus ......read more

New Official Operational Hours Announced for Visa Application Centres in Abu Dhabi and Dubai

• Customers in the UAE can visit the Visa Application Centres from Monday to Friday; Centres remain closed on Saturday and Sunday.   • Philippine ePassport Renewal Centre continue to operate 7 days a week.   • Customers can opt for Visa At Your Doorstep service for greater flexibility in visa application.   In alignment with the UAE Government’s decision to adopt a new working week schedule, and in accordance with the directives received from the client governments, VFS Global’s Visa Application Centres (VACs) in Abu Dhabi and Dubai have announced new operational hours for customers. The VACs operate from Monday to Thursday, 09.00 AM to 05.00 PM, except for public holidays and on Friday, 09.00 AM to 05.00 PM, with a prayer break between 01.00 PM and 02.30 PM. The centres will ......read more

Emirates 2022 World Stamp Exhibition spotlighting the rich history of postage stamps and promotes the culture of philately kicks off at Expo 2020

Emirates Post Group issues stamps to commemorate region’s first international philatelic exhibition January 19, 2022: Emirates 2022 World Stamp Exhibition, the first international philatelic exhibition in the region, hosted by Emirates Post Group and the Emirates Philatelic Association, kicked off today (Wednesday, January 19, 2022) at the Dubai Exhibition Centre in the Expo 2020 site in the presence of H.E Mohammed Al Murr, Chairman of the Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum Library Foundation, Abdulla Mohammed Alashram, Group CEO of Emirates Post Group and Abdulla Mohammed Khoory, President, Emirates Philatelic Association. . Recognizing the significance of the first of its kind exhibition, Emirates Post Group has also issued a stamp to commemorate Emirates 2022 World Stamp Exhibition at the opening ceremony. Aimed at ......read more

Formula E Season 8: Meet the Heroes Behind the Helmets Who Will Battle for Glory at the 2022 Diriyah E-prix

- 22 drivers from 11 teams will fight for the win as the 2022 Diriyah E-Prix returns from  28-29 January 2022   - Ex F1 driver Antonio Giovinazzi joins rookies Dan Ticktum, and Oliver Askew on the grid for the first time   Riyadh, Saudi Arabia – 19 January 2022:  The most unpredictable motorsport championship on the planet is back – as the 2022 Diriyah E-Prix returns to the historic desert surroundings of the UNESCO World Heritage site for its season opening double-header, 28-29 January 2022.   Twenty-two of the best drivers in the world will race for eleven teams and only one trophy in Season 8 of the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship. Meet the heroes behind the helmets…   Mercedes EQ – Germany Reigning Teams World Champions Mercedes-EQ return ......read more

Etihad Expands Green Loyalty Offering With Corporate Programme to Reward Organisations and Their Staff for Making Sustainable Choices

• Corporate Conscious Choices by Etihad recognises and rewards corporates and their employees with a series of cohesive sustainability initiatives, providing corporate partners a competitive edge through sustainability • The programme allows organisations to offset corporate travel, invest in Sustainable Aviation Fuels and promote sustainable activities    Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates:  Etihad Airways has launched its dedicated sustainability-focused corporate rewards programme, designed to facilitate and deliver corporate partner sustainability goals through carbon offsetting, sustainable aviation fuel (SAF) investments and green surcharge fares. Corporate Conscious Choices is designed specifically for organisations committed to reducing emissions and operating sustainably, with rewards and ......read more

Ring the New Year with Dubai Shopping Festival Deals from Nissan of Arabian Automobiles

19 January 2022: Progressing with Dubai Shopping Festival (DSF), the spectacular shopping extravaganza that is running until the 30th of January, Arabian Automobiles (AAC), the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and exclusive dealer for Nissan in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, is starting off 2022 with its ‘New Year. New Journeys’ campaign across select models, including the Nissan Sunny, Nissan Kicks, Nissan Altima, and Nissan X-Terra. Arabian Automobiles has been a strategic partner of DSF since its inception, and this new year represents the ideal time for customers to upgrade or buy a brand-new Nissan to confidently drive toward the future. Complementing the spirit of DSF and continuing with AAC’s promise of customer-centric deals, services and innovations, each highlighted model is ......read more

Fakeeh University Hospital partners with Henkel to provide Occupational Health Services to Henkel Employees

The partnership aims to introduce customized health and wellness plans as well as deliver basic life support and industrial first aid training to support the well-being of the Henkel employees in the Emirate. DUBAI, January 19, 2022 – Fakeeh University Hospital, world-class healthcare and academic facility in the UAE signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Henkel to support employees’ health. Fakeeh University Hospital is thrilled to be providing services including access to 24/7 urgent care, home healthcare services, and travel vaccinations. Equipped with cutting-edge technology and smart systems, Fakeeh University Hospital uses innovative diagnostic technology and advanced data-assisted systems to efficiently provide a fast and precise diagnosis to its patients. With over four decades of operating, Fakeeh ......read more

Amazon Joins Forces with MTE (MENATECH) to Expand Amazon UNIVERSITY Esports to UAE and KSA

19 January 2022 - Amazon in Saudi Arabia and the UAE joins forces with MTE (MENATech), a GGTech Entertainment Group company to launch Amazon UNIVERSITY Esports, the UAE and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s first educational esports league.   Amazon’s involvement in the tournament across the UAE and Saudi Arabia will help upscale the competition, increasing visibility and growth opportunities for players, in addition to providing exciting prizes and resources for participating teams. The agreement between Amazon and MENATech follows a first season in which the esports competitive series hosted teams from more than 130 universities across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.  The University Esports Project, which brings students together to compete for their universities in esports leagues, has ......read more

Beware of Fake RT PCR Test Results through Third Party Agencies

• Fake negative RT PCR test reports are getting detected at the UAE airports  • Ongoing scam by third party agencies and travel agents to provide fake negative report to travelers to be able to board flights • Aster DM Healthcare has issued a public advisory encouraging people to avail RT PCR testing service directly from authentic healthcare service providers rather than through agents   Dubai – January 19, Dubai, UAE: To curtail the rising instances of fake RT PCR test results issued by third party agencies, primarily for travel purposes, on behalf of leading service providers in UAE, Aster DM Healthcare has issued a public advisory asking people to avail RT PCR test services directly from healthcare providers to receive authentic results. The advisory has been issued in public interest, after ......read more

The Swiss Pavilion at Expo 2020 highlights the importance of Applied Tech for Humanitarian Action

Innovation, a key player in the discussion about the Sustainable Development Goals   Dubai, January 19, 2022:  The Swiss Pavilion at Expo 2020 Dubai organized a talk focusing on the three key pillars of innovation, entrepreneurship, and sustainable development at the thematic Global Goals Week of Expo 2020, in partnership with EPFL Essential Tech Center and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). As one of the most innovative countries in the world, Switzerland at the Expo 2020 highlighted how transferable technology can benefit the society as a whole and in turn, help achieve the United Nation Sustainable Goals.  Elaborating on the programme of the Global Goals week at the Swiss Pavilion, Mr. Dante Larini, project manager Swissnex at the Swiss Pavilion, said “Our partners engaged with our ......read more

MBRU to Showcase Dental Education Opportunities at 26th UAE International Dental Conference & Arab Dental Exhibition

The university will promote several postgraduate programs at Hamdan Bin Mohammed College of Dental Medicine and Dubai Dental Hospital at the event held on 1-3, February   Dubai, UAE, January 19, 2021: Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences (MBRU) will attend the UAE International Dental Conference & Arab Dental Exhibition (AEEDC Dubai) on its 26th edition. The event, which will take place from 1-3 February 2022, is part of MBRU’s continuous efforts to showcase the growing educational opportunities for postgraduates pursuing a career in dentistry. During the event, which will be held at Dubai World Trade Centre, the university will promote five postgraduate programs at Hamdan Bin Mohammed College of Dental Medicine (HBMCDM) and Dubai Dental Hospital, the first and largest dental hospital in ......read more

du signs MoU with Security Industry Regulatory Agency to Enhance Services in the UAE

• The MoU sets the means of co-operation between the du and SIRA in the field of security  • du keen to collaborate with prominent government entities to ensure the provision of sustainable and safe services to customers   Dubai, UAE, 19th January, 2022: du, from Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Security Industry Regulatory Agency (SIRA) to strengthen collaboration and enhance safety and security services in line with the UAE’s strategic vision. The MoU was signed by H.E. Khalifa Ibrahim Al Saleis, CEO of SIRA and Fahad Al Hassawi, CEO of du in the presence of multiple officials on the sidelines of Intersec Dubai.    Under the agreement, both companies will support institutional integration and harness ......read more

Malabar Gold & Diamonds Continues Inauguration Spree with 3 New Showrooms Across Malaysia and India

• The inaugurations are part of the 22 new stores’ opening globally, in January 2022, announced by the Group • The Group will invest another USD 107.5 Million for this new phase of expansion this year   January 19, 2022:  Malabar Gold & Diamonds, one of the largest jewellery retailers globally with a strong retail network of over 280 outlets spread across 10 countries, continues its inauguration spree with 3 new showrooms in Malaysia and India.  The showroom in Malaysia is that of MGD Lifestyle Jewellery, a venture from Malabar Gold & Diamonds, and was inaugurated on 13 January 2022 by Yang Amat Berhormat Dato’ Seri Haji Aminuddin Bin Harun, Chief Minister in the presence of other dignitaries and senior management officials of Malabar Gold & Diamonds. The showroom in Tirupur, ......read more

TDRA launches the UAE Verify platform

The new platform uses blockchain technology and allows government and private entities to verify the authenticity of digital documents. Majed Al Mesmar: the "UAE Verify" platform enhances comprehensive digital transformation by utilizing the latest technologies and future trends. Majed Al Mesmar: "the new platform harmonizes with the UAE Government Charter for Future Services. It will play an important role in developing digital services and channels and enhancing the happiness of society." The UAE, 18 January 2022: The Telecommunications and Digital Government Regulatory Authority (TDRA) has announced the launch of the "UAE Verify" platform, which allows government and private entities to verify the authenticity of digital documents issued by government authorities on an immediate basis and ......read more

Abu Dhabi Energy Services to Deliver Energy-Saving Solutions Across the Emirate

ADES signs framework agreements with the Abu Dhabi Department of Culture and Tourism, SEHA, UAE University and Emirates Schools Establishment  More than 30 buildings across the Abu Dhabi Emirate to be retrofitted to decrease consumption and reduce CO2 emissions Abu Dhabi, UAE – January 19, 2022: Abu Dhabi Energy Services (ADES), the energy services market maker of the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, announced today it has signed agreements with leading government entities, including the Abu Dhabi Department of Culture and Tourism (DCT), Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA), United Arab Emirates University (UAEU) and Emirates Schools Establishment (ESE) to identify power and water savings opportunities in their facilities and buildings across the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.  The agreements were signed today at the World ......read more

The All-New Niro Embodies Kia's Commitment to a Sustainable Future

- The next-generation Kia Niro combines innovation and high-tech user convenience to deliver a step change in sustainable mobility - Bold and stylish exterior design effortlessly merges sleek aerodynamic surfaces with daring character features - Spacious and minimalist interior is infused with premium and sustainable materials for an inspiring, avant-garde feel throughout - State-of-the-art electrification powertrain options deliver choice and outstanding efficiency - Exceptional safety performance made possible by extensive cutting-edge ADAS technologies and new high-strength body - Advanced connectivity and convenience features create an intuitive, calming and stress-free mobility experience   Dubai, United Arab Emirates, January 19, 2022 – Kia has revealed the all-new Niro, a next-generation ......read more

Weekend Max Mara SS 22 - WEEKENDERS KNITS

WEEKENDERS KNITS    Fine knits adorned with the Weekend Max Mara’s butterfly.    Weekend Max Mara embraces the new season with a special drop that heralds the arrival of the Spring Summer 2022 collection, comprising of a crew-neck sweater in pure cashmere featuring the brand's butterfly.   Also perfect for the holiday season to give or keep, for the occasion, Weekend Max Mara's butterfly is interpreted by Donald Robertson, the high-profile American illustrator and pop artist, who is no newcomer to the Weekend Max Mara world, having designed the namesake Signature Collection a few seasons ago.   One style, four colors – baby blue, turquoise, sunshine yellow and light pink. Each hue offers a different interpretation of the butterfly, finely woven into the knit with a pretty ......read more

What if the Solution to Sleep Apnoea Syndrome was to be found at Arab Health 2022 ?

January 18, 2022:  Meet Sefam, from 24 to 27 January, at Arab Health, the leading healthcare trade fair in the Near and Middle East. An opportunity to discover the Sefam S.Box concept - an innovative and connected PCP technology that puts patients back in charge of their own treatment.     A historical exhibitor  In order to strengthen its position in the Near and Middle East, Sefam will once again take part in the Arab Health trade show this year. A pioneer in the treatment and diagnosis of sleep-disordered breathing, the company, which was established in 1985, will exhibit its products in the France pavilion of Hall Za’abeel 2 on booth Z2D12 It will present innovative solutions for the overall management of obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome (OSAS) - from diagnosis through monitoring to ......read more

Dubai Customs' Achievements in 2021

DGE’s Elite Award, 2021’s  cherry on the cake   Dubai 18 January 2022:  Dubai Customs crowned its outstanding performance in 2021 by winning the Elite Award in Dubai Government Excellence program’s biggest edition, which saw the participation of 132 local and international judges who assessed 31 government entities against a number of strict quality standards.  Dubai Customs launched its 5-year (2021-2026) strategic plan, which stands on five principles: Agile, Innovative, Digital, Disruptive, Visionary, following four main objectives to enhance revenues, reduce costs, and maintain the organization’s leading role worldwide.    “Trade sector in Dubai is growing steadily, which reflects a healthy recovery from the repercussions of the pandemic, “ said H.E. ......read more

Aster DM Healthcare to Set Up its 6th Hospital in Kerala

• Entailing an initial investment of around Rs. 140 crores, the hospital will be situated in the Kasaragod district of Kerala • Aster aims for the hospital to begin its operations in 2024-25   Dubai, 18th January 2022: With an aim to increase its focus and growth in India, Aster DM Healthcare, one of the largest integrated healthcare providers in GCC & India, is strengthening its footing in the country by signing a 30-years lease agreement to set up its sixth hospital in the state of Kerala, adding to existing 14 hospitals in India. The hospital is being set up by Malabar Institute of Medical Sciences (MIMS) Limited, a material subsidiary of Aster DM Healthcare Ltd. and will be situated in the Kasaragod district of Kerala, catering to patients from Malabar and Southern Karnataka. On behalf of Aster, the ......read more